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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
MySQL
Rank 45 56 46
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -10
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 21 14 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 4.09% 2.61% 4.91%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 11.48% 8.05% 13.07%
Number of salaries quoted 10 13 20
Average salary £38,000 £32,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.92% -1.51%
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
183 174 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 35.67% 32.46% 37.59%
Number of salaries quoted 133 136 115
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £29,400 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £47,500 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 31 March 2015.

MySQL Salary Histogram in Watford

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 31 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 50 (81.97%) HTML
2 43 (70.49%) JavaScript
3 39 (63.93%) CSS
4 32 (52.46%) E-Commerce
5 31 (50.82%) OO
6 30 (49.18%) Java
7 28 (45.90%) Oracle
8 25 (40.98%) J2EE
8 25 (40.98%) Software Engineering
9 24 (39.34%) Content Management
10 23 (37.70%) Agile Software Development
11 22 (36.07%) SQL Server
11 22 (36.07%) PHP
12 19 (31.15%) DB2
12 19 (31.15%) OOP
12 19 (31.15%) MVC
13 18 (29.51%) jQuery
13 18 (29.51%) JSP
13 18 (29.51%) hybris
13 18 (29.51%) Demandware
13 18 (29.51%) DataCash
13 18 (29.51%) Ogone
14 17 (27.87%) XML
14 17 (27.87%) Subversion
14 17 (27.87%) Degree
14 17 (27.87%) ATG
15 16 (26.23%) Linux
15 16 (26.23%) SQL
16 15 (24.59%) PostgreSQL
16 15 (24.59%) JSON

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 13 (21.31%) Apache
2 11 (18.03%) Tomcat
3 9 (14.75%) Adobe CQ
4 8 (13.11%) MQSeries
5 2 (3.28%) MS Exchange
5 2 (3.28%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (3.28%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (3.28%) nginx
5 2 (3.28%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (3.28%) JBoss
6 1 (1.64%) Drupal
6 1 (1.64%) WordPress
Applications
1 7 (11.48%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (3.28%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.48%) HTTP
1 7 (11.48%) Internet
2 4 (6.56%) DNS
3 3 (4.92%) Firewall
4 2 (3.28%) DHCP
4 2 (3.28%) SAN
4 2 (3.28%) VPN
4 2 (3.28%) NAS
5 1 (1.64%) HTTPS
5 1 (1.64%) SSL
5 1 (1.64%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (36.07%) SQL Server
2 19 (31.15%) DB2
3 15 (24.59%) PostgreSQL
4 10 (16.39%) MongoDB
4 10 (16.39%) NoSQL
4 10 (16.39%) Relational Database
5 7 (11.48%) Redis
5 7 (11.48%) RDBMS
6 2 (3.28%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 17 (27.87%) Subversion
2 8 (13.11%) Ant
3 7 (11.48%) JUnit
3 7 (11.48%) Eclipse
3 7 (11.48%) Log4j
3 7 (11.48%) Maven
3 7 (11.48%) Git (software)
4 3 (4.92%) Jenkins
5 2 (3.28%) Mercurial
General
1 9 (14.75%) Retail
2 6 (9.84%) Marketing
2 6 (9.84%) Manufacturing
3 5 (8.20%) Advertising
4 4 (6.56%) Games
5 2 (3.28%) Banking
6 1 (1.64%) Back Office
6 1 (1.64%) Finance
Job Titles
1 45 (73.77%) Developer
2 15 (24.59%) Applications Developer
3 14 (22.95%) Lead Developer
4 10 (16.39%) PHP Developer
4 10 (16.39%) Java Developer
4 10 (16.39%) Senior Developer
5 8 (13.11%) Senior PHP Developer
6 7 (11.48%) Front-End Developer
7 6 (9.84%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 4 (6.56%) Web Developer
8 4 (6.56%) J2EE Developer
9 3 (4.92%) PHP MySQL Developer
10 2 (3.28%) Test Leader
10 2 (3.28%) Infrastructure Architect
10 2 (3.28%) Implementation Analyst
10 2 (3.28%) Technical Analyst
10 2 (3.28%) Senior Web Developer
10 2 (3.28%) Consultant
10 2 (3.28%) Technical Consultant
10 2 (3.28%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (81.97%) HTML
2 39 (63.93%) CSS
3 25 (40.98%) J2EE
4 18 (29.51%) JSP
4 18 (29.51%) jQuery
5 17 (27.87%) XML
6 15 (24.59%) Ajax
6 15 (24.59%) JSON
7 9 (14.75%) LAMP
7 9 (14.75%) SOAP
7 9 (14.75%) REST
8 8 (13.11%) Symfony
8 8 (13.11%) XSL
9 7 (11.48%) XSLT
9 7 (11.48%) XHTML
9 7 (11.48%) JMS
9 7 (11.48%) Servlets
9 7 (11.48%) Hibernate
9 7 (11.48%) Spring
9 7 (11.48%) XMLBeans
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.48%) Web 2.0
2 2 (3.28%) Online Gambling
3 1 (1.64%) Open Source
3 1 (1.64%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.64%) Graphic Design
3 1 (1.64%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 16 (26.23%) Linux
2 10 (16.39%) UNIX
3 8 (13.11%) Debian
4 7 (11.48%) HPUX
4 7 (11.48%) Solaris
5 5 (8.20%) Windows
6 1 (1.64%) AIX
6 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (52.46%) E-Commerce
2 31 (50.82%) OO
3 25 (40.98%) Software Engineering
4 24 (39.34%) Content Management
5 23 (37.70%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (31.15%) OOP
6 19 (31.15%) MVC
7 5 (8.20%) Unit Testing
7 5 (8.20%) TDD
8 4 (6.56%) Mentoring
8 4 (6.56%) Web Development
9 3 (4.92%) Performance Tuning
10 2 (3.28%) OO PHP
10 2 (3.28%) People Management
10 2 (3.28%) Web Application Development
10 2 (3.28%) WFM
10 2 (3.28%) Refactoring
10 2 (3.28%) Release Management
10 2 (3.28%) Integration Testing
10 2 (3.28%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 43 (70.49%) JavaScript
2 30 (49.18%) Java
3 22 (36.07%) PHP
4 16 (26.23%) SQL
5 14 (22.95%) PHP5
6 9 (14.75%) Bash Shell
6 9 (14.75%) Python
7 8 (13.11%) Perl
8 7 (11.48%) XPath
9 2 (3.28%) VBScript
10 1 (1.64%) Jython
Qualifications
1 17 (27.87%) Degree
2 7 (11.48%) Sun Certification
3 2 (3.28%) ISTQB
3 2 (3.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (3.28%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.64%) QA
System Software
1 5 (8.20%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (4.92%) Active Directory
3 2 (3.28%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 2 (3.28%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.64%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (13.11%) Puppet
1 8 (13.11%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (3.28%) SCCM
2 2 (3.28%) SCOM
3 1 (1.64%) Ansible
Vendors
1 28 (45.90%) Oracle
2 18 (29.51%) hybris
2 18 (29.51%) Demandware
2 18 (29.51%) DataCash
2 18 (29.51%) Ogone
3 17 (27.87%) ATG
4 9 (14.75%) Zend
5 8 (13.11%) IBM
6 7 (11.48%) Sun
6 7 (11.48%) Interwoven
7 5 (8.20%) VMware
8 2 (3.28%) JD Edwards
8 2 (3.28%) CheckPoint
8 2 (3.28%) PeopleSoft
8 2 (3.28%) SAP
8 2 (3.28%) Cisco
9 1 (1.64%) Sybase
9 1 (1.64%) Microsoft