The table below looks at the statistics for MySQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MySQL over the 3 months to 2 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
MySQL
Rank 36 48 43
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -5
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 34 16 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 6.60% 3.64% 5.22%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 16.67% 10.19% 13.53%
Number of salaries quoted 16 14 23
Average salary £40,250 £30,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.96% -12.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £29,000 £18,900
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £32,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
MySQL
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in permanent jobs advertised in the Watford region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
204 157 170
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 39.61% 35.76% 38.55%
Number of salaries quoted 131 115 115
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £49,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

MySQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MySQL across the Watford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

MySQL Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

MySQL
Salary Trend in Watford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MySQL across the Watford region.

MySQL Salary Trend in Watford

MySQL
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MySQL across the Watford region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015.

MySQL Salary Histogram in Watford

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Watford region citing MySQL also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MySQL.

1 56 (82.35%) HTML
2 45 (66.18%) JavaScript
3 42 (61.76%) CSS
4 39 (57.35%) E-Commerce
5 37 (54.41%) Java
6 35 (51.47%) Oracle
7 34 (50.00%) OO
8 31 (45.59%) Content Management
9 28 (41.18%) J2EE
10 26 (38.24%) Software Engineering
11 24 (35.29%) Degree
11 24 (35.29%) XML
12 23 (33.82%) Agile Software Development
13 22 (32.35%) SQL Server
13 22 (32.35%) PHP
13 22 (32.35%) SQL
14 21 (30.88%) Subversion
15 20 (29.41%) jQuery
16 19 (27.94%) MVC
16 19 (27.94%) DB2
16 19 (27.94%) OOP
17 18 (26.47%) Linux
17 18 (26.47%) JSP
17 18 (26.47%) JSON
17 18 (26.47%) hybris
17 18 (26.47%) Demandware
17 18 (26.47%) DataCash
17 18 (26.47%) Ogone
18 17 (25.00%) Ajax
18 17 (25.00%) ATG

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Watford region citing MySQL also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MySQL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 16 (23.53%) Adobe CQ
2 14 (20.59%) Tomcat
3 12 (17.65%) Apache
4 11 (16.18%) MQSeries
5 2 (2.94%) MS Exchange
5 2 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (2.94%) JBoss
5 2 (2.94%) nginx
5 2 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.47%) Drupal
6 1 (1.47%) WordPress
Applications
1 7 (10.29%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (2.94%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 10 (14.71%) HTTP
1 10 (14.71%) Internet
2 4 (5.88%) DNS
3 3 (4.41%) Firewall
4 2 (2.94%) DHCP
4 2 (2.94%) SAN
4 2 (2.94%) VPN
4 2 (2.94%) NAS
5 1 (1.47%) HTTPS
5 1 (1.47%) SSL
5 1 (1.47%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (32.35%) SQL Server
2 19 (27.94%) DB2
3 15 (22.06%) PostgreSQL
4 13 (19.12%) Relational Database
5 10 (14.71%) MongoDB
5 10 (14.71%) NoSQL
5 10 (14.71%) RDBMS
6 7 (10.29%) Redis
7 2 (2.94%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 21 (30.88%) Subversion
2 11 (16.18%) Ant
3 10 (14.71%) JUnit
3 10 (14.71%) Eclipse
3 10 (14.71%) Log4j
3 10 (14.71%) Maven
4 7 (10.29%) Git (software)
5 3 (4.41%) Jenkins
6 2 (2.94%) Mercurial
General
1 16 (23.53%) Retail
2 13 (19.12%) Manufacturing
3 7 (10.29%) Finance
4 6 (8.82%) Marketing
5 5 (7.35%) Advertising
5 5 (7.35%) Games
6 2 (2.94%) Banking
7 1 (1.47%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 48 (70.59%) Developer
2 15 (22.06%) Applications Developer
3 14 (20.59%) Lead Developer
4 13 (19.12%) Java Developer
5 11 (16.18%) PHP Developer
6 9 (13.24%) Senior Developer
6 9 (13.24%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 8 (11.76%) Senior PHP Developer
8 7 (10.29%) Front-End Developer
9 6 (8.82%) Test Leader
9 6 (8.82%) Test Manager
10 5 (7.35%) J2EE Developer
11 4 (5.88%) Web Developer
11 4 (5.88%) PHP MySQL Developer
12 2 (2.94%) Infrastructure Architect
12 2 (2.94%) Implementation Analyst
12 2 (2.94%) Consultant
12 2 (2.94%) Technical Consultant
12 2 (2.94%) Analyst
12 2 (2.94%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (82.35%) HTML
2 42 (61.76%) CSS
3 28 (41.18%) J2EE
4 24 (35.29%) XML
5 20 (29.41%) jQuery
6 18 (26.47%) JSP
6 18 (26.47%) JSON
7 17 (25.00%) Ajax
8 16 (23.53%) REST
8 16 (23.53%) SOAP
9 10 (14.71%) Struts
9 10 (14.71%) Web Services
9 10 (14.71%) Servlets
9 10 (14.71%) Hibernate
9 10 (14.71%) Spring
9 10 (14.71%) XMLBeans
9 10 (14.71%) XSLT
9 10 (14.71%) JMS
10 8 (11.76%) LAMP
10 8 (11.76%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.71%) Web 2.0
2 4 (5.88%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.94%) Online Gambling
4 1 (1.47%) Open Source
4 1 (1.47%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.47%) W3C
4 1 (1.47%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 18 (26.47%) Linux
2 17 (25.00%) UNIX
3 10 (14.71%) HPUX
3 10 (14.71%) Solaris
4 8 (11.76%) Debian
5 5 (7.35%) Windows
6 1 (1.47%) AIX
6 1 (1.47%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (57.35%) E-Commerce
2 34 (50.00%) OO
3 31 (45.59%) Content Management
4 26 (38.24%) Software Engineering
5 23 (33.82%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (27.94%) OOP
6 19 (27.94%) MVC
7 6 (8.82%) Integration Testing
7 6 (8.82%) System Testing
7 6 (8.82%) People Management
8 5 (7.35%) Unit Testing
8 5 (7.35%) TDD
8 5 (7.35%) Web Development
9 4 (5.88%) Mentoring
10 3 (4.41%) Performance Tuning
11 2 (2.94%) OO PHP
11 2 (2.94%) Web Application Development
11 2 (2.94%) Time Management
11 2 (2.94%) WFM
11 2 (2.94%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 45 (66.18%) JavaScript
2 37 (54.41%) Java
3 22 (32.35%) PHP
3 22 (32.35%) SQL
4 14 (20.59%) PHP5
5 10 (14.71%) XPath
6 9 (13.24%) Python
6 9 (13.24%) Bash Shell
7 8 (11.76%) Perl
8 2 (2.94%) VBScript
9 1 (1.47%) Jython
Qualifications
1 24 (35.29%) Degree
2 10 (14.71%) Sun Certification
3 6 (8.82%) ISTQB
3 6 (8.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 6 (8.82%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.47%) QA
System Software
1 5 (7.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (4.41%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.94%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 2 (2.94%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.47%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (11.76%) Puppet
1 8 (11.76%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (2.94%) SCCM
2 2 (2.94%) SCOM
3 1 (1.47%) Ansible
Vendors
1 35 (51.47%) Oracle
2 18 (26.47%) hybris
2 18 (26.47%) Demandware
2 18 (26.47%) DataCash
2 18 (26.47%) Ogone
3 17 (25.00%) ATG
4 11 (16.18%) IBM
5 10 (14.71%) Sun
5 10 (14.71%) Interwoven
6 9 (13.24%) Zend
7 5 (7.35%) VMware
8 2 (2.94%) JD Edwards
8 2 (2.94%) CheckPoint
8 2 (2.94%) PeopleSoft
8 2 (2.94%) SAP
8 2 (2.94%) Cisco
9 1 (1.47%) Sybase
9 1 (1.47%) Microsoft