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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
MySQL
Rank 53 60 42
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -18
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 13 11 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 2.43% 1.91% 4.13%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.65% 6.67% 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 6 10 14
Average salary £38,000 £32,500 £34,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.92% -5.10%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +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
170 165 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 31.84% 28.60% 37.17%
Number of salaries quoted 137 137 105
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £32,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.26%

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 24 April 2015.

MySQL Salary Histogram in Watford

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 45 (77.59%) HTML
2 38 (65.52%) JavaScript
3 35 (60.34%) CSS
4 29 (50.00%) Java
4 29 (50.00%) E-Commerce
5 28 (48.28%) Oracle
6 27 (46.55%) OO
7 23 (39.66%) J2EE
8 22 (37.93%) Content Management
8 22 (37.93%) Software Engineering
9 21 (36.21%) Agile Software Development
10 20 (34.48%) SQL Server
10 20 (34.48%) DB2
11 19 (32.76%) PHP
12 18 (31.03%) MVC
13 17 (29.31%) Subversion
13 17 (29.31%) SQL
13 17 (29.31%) Linux
13 17 (29.31%) JSP
14 16 (27.59%) XML
14 16 (27.59%) OOP
14 16 (27.59%) hybris
14 16 (27.59%) Demandware
14 16 (27.59%) DataCash
14 16 (27.59%) Ogone
15 15 (25.86%) jQuery
15 15 (25.86%) Degree
15 15 (25.86%) ATG
16 14 (24.14%) PostgreSQL
16 14 (24.14%) Ajax

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 14 (24.14%) Apache
2 12 (20.69%) Tomcat
3 8 (13.79%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 7 (12.07%) MQSeries
5 3 (5.17%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (5.17%) WebSphere
5 3 (5.17%) JBoss
6 2 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (3.45%) Apache ServiceMix
6 2 (3.45%) nginx
6 2 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (3.45%) MS Exchange
7 1 (1.72%) IBM HTTP Server
7 1 (1.72%) Oracle Application Server
7 1 (1.72%) Drupal
7 1 (1.72%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (12.07%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.72%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.07%) HTTP
2 6 (10.34%) Internet
3 3 (5.17%) Firewall
3 3 (5.17%) DNS
4 2 (3.45%) NAS
4 2 (3.45%) VPN
4 2 (3.45%) DHCP
4 2 (3.45%) SAN
5 1 (1.72%) FTP
5 1 (1.72%) HTTPS
5 1 (1.72%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (34.48%) SQL Server
1 20 (34.48%) DB2
2 14 (24.14%) PostgreSQL
3 10 (17.24%) MongoDB
3 10 (17.24%) NoSQL
4 8 (13.79%) Relational Database
5 7 (12.07%) Redis
6 6 (10.34%) RDBMS
7 2 (3.45%) CouchDB
8 1 (1.72%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (1.72%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (1.72%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 17 (29.31%) Subversion
2 7 (12.07%) Git (software)
2 7 (12.07%) Ant
2 7 (12.07%) JUnit
2 7 (12.07%) Eclipse
3 6 (10.34%) Log4j
3 6 (10.34%) Maven
4 3 (5.17%) Jenkins
5 2 (3.45%) Mercurial
6 1 (1.72%) Rational Application Developer
6 1 (1.72%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
General
1 8 (13.79%) Retail
2 5 (8.62%) Marketing
2 5 (8.62%) Manufacturing
2 5 (8.62%) Advertising
3 3 (5.17%) Games
4 2 (3.45%) Banking
5 1 (1.72%) Back Office
5 1 (1.72%) Finance
Job Titles
1 41 (70.69%) Developer
2 12 (20.69%) Applications Developer
2 12 (20.69%) Lead Developer
3 10 (17.24%) Java Developer
3 10 (17.24%) Senior Developer
3 10 (17.24%) PHP Developer
4 8 (13.79%) Senior PHP Developer
5 7 (12.07%) Front-End Developer
6 5 (8.62%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 3 (5.17%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 3 (5.17%) Consultant
7 3 (5.17%) Analyst
7 3 (5.17%) J2EE Developer
8 2 (3.45%) Technical Analyst
8 2 (3.45%) Senior Web Developer
8 2 (3.45%) Infrastructure Architect
8 2 (3.45%) Architect
8 2 (3.45%) Technical Consultant
8 2 (3.45%) Test Manager
8 2 (3.45%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (77.59%) HTML
2 35 (60.34%) CSS
3 23 (39.66%) J2EE
4 17 (29.31%) JSP
5 16 (27.59%) XML
6 15 (25.86%) jQuery
7 14 (24.14%) Ajax
8 13 (22.41%) JSON
9 9 (15.52%) REST
10 8 (13.79%) XHTML
10 8 (13.79%) LAMP
10 8 (13.79%) SOAP
11 7 (12.07%) Struts
11 7 (12.07%) Web Services
11 7 (12.07%) Spring
11 7 (12.07%) JMS
11 7 (12.07%) XSL
11 7 (12.07%) Yii
11 7 (12.07%) Symfony
12 6 (10.34%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.34%) Web 2.0
2 2 (3.45%) Online Gambling
3 1 (1.72%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 17 (29.31%) Linux
2 12 (20.69%) UNIX
3 8 (13.79%) Windows
3 8 (13.79%) Solaris
4 7 (12.07%) Debian
5 6 (10.34%) HPUX
6 4 (6.90%) AIX
7 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 27 (46.55%) OO
3 22 (37.93%) Content Management
3 22 (37.93%) Software Engineering
4 21 (36.21%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (31.03%) MVC
6 16 (27.59%) OOP
7 5 (8.62%) TDD
7 5 (8.62%) Unit Testing
8 4 (6.90%) Mentoring
8 4 (6.90%) Web Development
9 3 (5.17%) Performance Tuning
9 3 (5.17%) Continuous Integration
10 2 (3.45%) System Testing
10 2 (3.45%) Time Management
10 2 (3.45%) Integration Testing
10 2 (3.45%) People Management
10 2 (3.45%) Web Application Development
10 2 (3.45%) WFM
10 2 (3.45%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 38 (65.52%) JavaScript
2 29 (50.00%) Java
3 19 (32.76%) PHP
4 17 (29.31%) SQL
5 13 (22.41%) PHP5
6 9 (15.52%) Bash Shell
6 9 (15.52%) Perl
7 8 (13.79%) Python
8 6 (10.34%) XPath
9 2 (3.45%) VBScript
10 1 (1.72%) Jython
Qualifications
1 15 (25.86%) Degree
2 7 (12.07%) Sun Certification
3 2 (3.45%) ISTQB
3 2 (3.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (3.45%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.72%) QA
System Software
1 5 (8.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (5.17%) Active Directory
3 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 2 (3.45%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.72%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (13.79%) Puppet
1 8 (13.79%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (3.45%) SCCM
2 2 (3.45%) SCOM
3 1 (1.72%) Ansible
Vendors
1 28 (48.28%) Oracle
2 16 (27.59%) hybris
2 16 (27.59%) Demandware
2 16 (27.59%) DataCash
2 16 (27.59%) Ogone
3 15 (25.86%) ATG
4 10 (17.24%) IBM
5 7 (12.07%) Sun
5 7 (12.07%) Zend
6 6 (10.34%) Interwoven
7 5 (8.62%) VMware
8 2 (3.45%) Microsoft
8 2 (3.45%) JD Edwards
8 2 (3.45%) CheckPoint
8 2 (3.45%) PeopleSoft
8 2 (3.45%) SAP
8 2 (3.45%) Cisco
9 1 (1.72%) Sybase