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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
MySQL
Rank 32 45 44
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -1
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 40 16 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 7.71% 3.93% 4.69%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 19.14% 10.19% 13.14%
Number of salaries quoted 22 14 22
Average salary £38,000 £31,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.63% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,000 £18,450
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £41,300 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
209 157 175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 40.27% 38.57% 35.71%
Number of salaries quoted 123 112 105
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,500 £27,375
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 28 January 2015.

MySQL Salary Histogram in Watford

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 51 (77.27%) HTML
2 40 (60.61%) JavaScript
3 37 (56.06%) CSS
4 34 (51.52%) Oracle
4 34 (51.52%) E-Commerce
5 33 (50.00%) Java
6 31 (46.97%) Content Management
7 30 (45.45%) OO
8 25 (37.88%) J2EE
9 24 (36.36%) PHP
9 24 (36.36%) XML
9 24 (36.36%) Degree
10 23 (34.85%) Software Engineering
10 23 (34.85%) SQL
11 21 (31.82%) SQL Server
12 20 (30.30%) Subversion
12 20 (30.30%) Agile Software Development
12 20 (30.30%) jQuery
13 18 (27.27%) JSON
14 17 (25.76%) UNIX
14 17 (25.76%) PHP5
15 16 (24.24%) REST
15 16 (24.24%) Adobe CQ
15 16 (24.24%) Linux
15 16 (24.24%) OOP
15 16 (24.24%) SOAP
15 16 (24.24%) Retail
15 16 (24.24%) MVC
16 15 (22.73%) PostgreSQL
16 15 (22.73%) JSP

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 (24.24%) Adobe CQ
2 14 (21.21%) Tomcat
3 13 (19.70%) Apache
4 10 (15.15%) MQSeries
5 2 (3.03%) MS Exchange
5 2 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (3.03%) JBoss
5 2 (3.03%) nginx
5 2 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.52%) IIS
6 1 (1.52%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (4.55%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.52%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 10 (15.15%) HTTP
1 10 (15.15%) Internet
2 4 (6.06%) DNS
3 3 (4.55%) VPN
4 2 (3.03%) Firewall
4 2 (3.03%) DHCP
4 2 (3.03%) SAN
4 2 (3.03%) NAS
5 1 (1.52%) SSH
5 1 (1.52%) HTTPS
5 1 (1.52%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (31.82%) SQL Server
2 15 (22.73%) DB2
2 15 (22.73%) PostgreSQL
3 13 (19.70%) Relational Database
4 10 (15.15%) RDBMS
5 9 (13.64%) MongoDB
5 9 (13.64%) NoSQL
6 7 (10.61%) Redis
7 2 (3.03%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 20 (30.30%) Subversion
2 10 (15.15%) Maven
2 10 (15.15%) Ant
2 10 (15.15%) JUnit
2 10 (15.15%) Eclipse
2 10 (15.15%) Log4j
3 7 (10.61%) Git (software)
4 2 (3.03%) Mercurial
4 2 (3.03%) Jenkins
General
1 16 (24.24%) Retail
2 13 (19.70%) Manufacturing
3 7 (10.61%) Finance
4 6 (9.09%) Marketing
5 5 (7.58%) Advertising
5 5 (7.58%) Games
6 2 (3.03%) Banking
7 1 (1.52%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 46 (69.70%) Developer
2 15 (22.73%) Applications Developer
3 14 (21.21%) Lead Developer
3 14 (21.21%) PHP Developer
4 10 (15.15%) Java Developer
5 9 (13.64%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 8 (12.12%) Senior Developer
6 8 (12.12%) Web Developer
7 7 (10.61%) Senior PHP Developer
7 7 (10.61%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 6 (9.09%) Test Leader
8 6 (9.09%) Test Manager
9 5 (7.58%) PHP Web Developer
9 5 (7.58%) J2EE Developer
10 3 (4.55%) Junior Developer
10 3 (4.55%) Junior
10 3 (4.55%) Front-End Developer
11 2 (3.03%) Implementation Analyst
11 2 (3.03%) Junior C# Developer
11 2 (3.03%) Junior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (77.27%) HTML
2 37 (56.06%) CSS
3 25 (37.88%) J2EE
4 24 (36.36%) XML
5 20 (30.30%) jQuery
6 18 (27.27%) JSON
7 16 (24.24%) REST
7 16 (24.24%) SOAP
8 15 (22.73%) JSP
9 13 (19.70%) Ajax
10 10 (15.15%) Servlets
10 10 (15.15%) Struts
10 10 (15.15%) Web Services
10 10 (15.15%) XSLT
10 10 (15.15%) JMS
10 10 (15.15%) Hibernate
10 10 (15.15%) Spring
10 10 (15.15%) XMLBeans
11 8 (12.12%) LAMP
11 8 (12.12%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 10 (15.15%) Web 2.0
2 4 (6.06%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.03%) Online Gambling
4 1 (1.52%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.52%) W3C
4 1 (1.52%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 17 (25.76%) UNIX
2 16 (24.24%) Linux
3 10 (15.15%) HPUX
3 10 (15.15%) Solaris
4 8 (12.12%) Debian
5 5 (7.58%) Windows
6 1 (1.52%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (51.52%) E-Commerce
2 31 (46.97%) Content Management
3 30 (45.45%) OO
4 23 (34.85%) Software Engineering
5 20 (30.30%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (24.24%) OOP
6 16 (24.24%) MVC
7 9 (13.64%) Web Development
8 6 (9.09%) Integration Testing
8 6 (9.09%) System Testing
8 6 (9.09%) People Management
9 5 (7.58%) Unit Testing
9 5 (7.58%) TDD
10 3 (4.55%) Performance Tuning
11 2 (3.03%) OO PHP
11 2 (3.03%) Mentoring
11 2 (3.03%) Web Application Development
11 2 (3.03%) Time Management
11 2 (3.03%) Continuous Integration
11 2 (3.03%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 40 (60.61%) JavaScript
2 33 (50.00%) Java
3 24 (36.36%) PHP
4 23 (34.85%) SQL
5 17 (25.76%) PHP5
6 10 (15.15%) XPath
7 9 (13.64%) Bash Shell
8 8 (12.12%) Python
8 8 (12.12%) Perl
9 2 (3.03%) C#
9 2 (3.03%) VBScript
9 2 (3.03%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 24 (36.36%) Degree
2 10 (15.15%) Sun Certification
3 6 (9.09%) ISTQB
3 6 (9.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 6 (9.09%) ISEB
System Software
1 6 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (4.55%) Active Directory
3 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 2 (3.03%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.52%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (10.61%) Puppet
1 7 (10.61%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (3.03%) SCCM
2 2 (3.03%) SCOM
Vendors
1 34 (51.52%) Oracle
2 15 (22.73%) Demandware
2 15 (22.73%) DataCash
2 15 (22.73%) Ogone
3 14 (21.21%) hybris
3 14 (21.21%) ATG
4 10 (15.15%) Interwoven
4 10 (15.15%) IBM
4 10 (15.15%) Sun
5 9 (13.64%) Zend
6 6 (9.09%) VMware
7 2 (3.03%) JD Edwards
7 2 (3.03%) CheckPoint
7 2 (3.03%) PeopleSoft
7 2 (3.03%) SAP
7 2 (3.03%) Cisco
8 1 (1.52%) Sybase
8 1 (1.52%) Citrix
8 1 (1.52%) Microsoft
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