The table below looks at the statistics for MySQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MySQL over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
MySQL
Rank 53 43 60
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +17
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 213 207 188
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 4.27% 4.79% 3.94%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 13.32% 14.52% 10.39%
Number of salaries quoted 200 194 177
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,575 £23,800
10% offered a salary of more than £44,800 £42,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
MySQL
England

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 West Midlands region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1599 1426 1810
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 32.05% 33.01% 37.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1438 1202 1576
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

MySQL
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

MySQL Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

MySQL
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

MySQL Salary Trend in the West Midlands

MySQL
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MySQL across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

MySQL Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

MySQL
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MySQL within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +2 64 £32,500 - 16
Coventry -6 40 £35,000 +7.69% 2
Staffordshire -10 21 £38,000 +68.88% 3
Shropshire -1 20 £32,500 +18.18% 1
Worcestershire -4 18 £33,750 +22.72% 2
Warwickshire -22 18 £32,000 -24.70%
Solihull +6 6 £27,500 -3.50% 2
Wolverhampton -10 6 £37,000 +78.31% 3
Sutton Coldfield +10 5 £40,000 +100.00% 1
Herefordshire 0 3 £35,500 -7.79%
Brierley Hill - 1 £45,000 -
MySQL
England

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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.

1 339 (74.34%) PHP
2 312 (68.42%) HTML
3 270 (59.21%) JavaScript
4 268 (58.77%) CSS
5 238 (52.19%) jQuery
6 177 (38.82%) Linux
7 171 (37.50%) MVC
8 141 (30.92%) SQL
9 133 (29.17%) OO
10 130 (28.51%) HTML5
11 105 (23.03%) SQL Server
12 97 (21.27%) PHP5
13 94 (20.61%) CSS3
14 90 (19.74%) .NET
15 81 (17.76%) OOP
16 80 (17.54%) Git (software)
17 79 (17.32%) Zend
18 74 (16.23%) Apache
18 74 (16.23%) E-Commerce
19 70 (15.35%) OO PHP
20 66 (14.47%) Java
21 65 (14.25%) C#
22 64 (14.04%) Web Development
23 61 (13.38%) Symfony
23 61 (13.38%) Subversion
24 60 (13.16%) Oracle
25 58 (12.72%) Ajax
26 57 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
27 52 (11.40%) UNIX
28 49 (10.75%) CMS

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 74 (16.23%) Apache
2 49 (10.75%) CMS
3 40 (8.77%) WordPress
4 28 (6.14%) Drupal
5 16 (3.51%) Tomcat
5 16 (3.51%) Moodle
6 15 (3.29%) Joomla!
7 10 (2.19%) IIS
7 10 (2.19%) JBoss
8 9 (1.97%) concrete5
9 8 (1.75%) Apache Solr
9 8 (1.75%) Elasticsearch
10 7 (1.54%) Node.js
10 7 (1.54%) MS Exchange
11 6 (1.32%) GlassFish
11 6 (1.32%) nginx
11 6 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2010
12 5 (1.10%) Sitecore CMS
13 4 (0.88%) Umbraco
14 2 (0.44%) SharePoint
Applications
1 30 (6.58%) MS Excel
2 13 (2.85%) Photoshop
3 10 (2.19%) MS Visio
4 8 (1.75%) MS Project
4 8 (1.75%) OmniGraffle
5 5 (1.10%) Adobe Illustrator
6 3 (0.66%) MS PowerPoint
7 2 (0.44%) Fireworks
7 2 (0.44%) GIMP
8 1 (0.22%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 27 (5.92%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 17 (3.73%) SaaS
2 9 (1.97%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (1.75%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (0.88%) Google Apps
4 4 (0.88%) GitHub
5 2 (0.44%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 19 (4.17%) HTTP
2 18 (3.95%) TCP/IP
3 15 (3.29%) Internet
4 14 (3.07%) DNS
5 13 (2.85%) Intranet
6 8 (1.75%) SNMP
7 7 (1.54%) LDAP
7 7 (1.54%) LAN
8 6 (1.32%) WAN
8 6 (1.32%) DHCP
9 5 (1.10%) VPN
10 4 (0.88%) Firewall
11 3 (0.66%) NAS
11 3 (0.66%) DDNS
11 3 (0.66%) SAN
12 2 (0.44%) SMTP
12 2 (0.44%) VLAN
13 1 (0.22%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 105 (23.03%) SQL Server
2 27 (5.92%) Relational Database
3 19 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
4 17 (3.73%) NoSQL
5 13 (2.85%) Oracle Database
6 12 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 12 (2.63%) Apache Cassandra
7 10 (2.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 7 (1.54%) Redis
8 7 (1.54%) SQLite
8 7 (1.54%) DB2
9 6 (1.32%) RDBMS
10 5 (1.10%) Big Data
10 5 (1.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 5 (1.10%) MS Access
10 5 (1.10%) Data Warehouse
11 4 (0.88%) Informix
11 4 (0.88%) Hadoop
12 3 (0.66%) Couchbase
12 3 (0.66%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 80 (17.54%) Git (software)
2 61 (13.38%) Subversion
3 21 (4.61%) Jenkins
4 14 (3.07%) PHPUnit
5 11 (2.41%) Visual Studio
5 11 (2.41%) Eclipse
6 10 (2.19%) JIRA
6 10 (2.19%) Hudson
7 9 (1.97%) Behat
8 6 (1.32%) Dreamweaver
8 6 (1.32%) Selenium
9 5 (1.10%) Team Foundation Server
9 5 (1.10%) Mercurial
10 3 (0.66%) Cucumber
10 3 (0.66%) RSpec
10 3 (0.66%) WATIR
10 3 (0.66%) JUnit
11 2 (0.44%) NetBeans
11 2 (0.44%) Ant
11 2 (0.44%) Zend Studio
General
1 35 (7.68%) Marketing
2 21 (4.61%) Retail
3 11 (2.41%) Advertising
4 5 (1.10%) Finance
5 4 (0.88%) Publishing
5 4 (0.88%) Games
6 2 (0.44%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.22%) Banking
Job Titles
1 356 (78.07%) Developer
2 206 (45.18%) PHP Developer
3 102 (22.37%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 67 (14.69%) Web Developer
5 40 (8.77%) Senior Developer
6 29 (6.36%) PHP Web Developer
7 27 (5.92%) .NET Developer
8 26 (5.70%) Programmer
8 26 (5.70%) Junior
9 23 (5.04%) Software Developer
9 23 (5.04%) Analyst
10 22 (4.82%) Junior Developer
10 22 (4.82%) Java Developer
11 21 (4.61%) MySQL Developer
12 17 (3.73%) Consultant
13 15 (3.29%) PHP Programmer
14 14 (3.07%) Senior Web Developer
14 14 (3.07%) Software Engineer
15 13 (2.85%) Web Programmer
15 13 (2.85%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 312 (68.42%) HTML
2 268 (58.77%) CSS
3 238 (52.19%) jQuery
4 130 (28.51%) HTML5
5 94 (20.61%) CSS3
6 90 (19.74%) .NET
7 61 (13.38%) Symfony
8 58 (12.72%) Ajax
9 47 (10.31%) LAMP
10 37 (8.11%) ASP.NET
11 28 (6.14%) Yii
11 28 (6.14%) XHTML
12 24 (5.26%) WCF
13 22 (4.82%) AngularJS
14 20 (4.39%) XML
15 19 (4.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 19 (4.17%) Laravel
16 18 (3.95%) Flash
17 17 (3.73%) Zend Framework
18 16 (3.51%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 49 (10.75%) Open Source
2 37 (8.11%) Mobile App
3 23 (5.04%) Computer Science
3 23 (5.04%) Analytical Skills
4 19 (4.17%) W3C
5 18 (3.95%) User Experience
6 16 (3.51%) Enterprise Software
7 11 (2.41%) iPhone
8 10 (2.19%) Social Media
9 8 (1.75%) N-Tier
10 7 (1.54%) New Media
11 6 (1.32%) Blog
11 6 (1.32%) Smart Meter
12 5 (1.10%) Algorithms
12 5 (1.10%) Smartphone
13 4 (0.88%) Client/Server
13 4 (0.88%) Wiki
14 3 (0.66%) EPoS
14 3 (0.66%) Clustering
15 2 (0.44%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 177 (38.82%) Linux
2 52 (11.40%) UNIX
3 36 (7.89%) Windows
4 25 (5.48%) CentOS
5 20 (4.39%) Android
6 19 (4.17%) Apple iOS
6 19 (4.17%) Fedora
7 15 (3.29%) Ubuntu
8 10 (2.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (1.32%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (0.88%) Windows XP
10 4 (0.88%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.44%) FreeBSD
12 1 (0.22%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.22%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 1 (0.22%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.22%) Solaris
12 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.22%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.22%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 171 (37.50%) MVC
2 133 (29.17%) OO
3 81 (17.76%) OOP
4 74 (16.23%) E-Commerce
5 70 (15.35%) OO PHP
6 64 (14.04%) Web Development
7 57 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
8 41 (8.99%) Software Engineering
9 31 (6.80%) Project Management
10 27 (5.92%) SEO
11 26 (5.70%) Scrum
12 23 (5.04%) TDD
13 20 (4.39%) OOD
14 17 (3.73%) iOS Development
15 16 (3.51%) Mobile Application Development
16 15 (3.29%) User Acceptance Testing
16 15 (3.29%) Content Management
17 14 (3.07%) Refactoring
17 14 (3.07%) BDD
18 13 (2.85%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 339 (74.34%) PHP
2 270 (59.21%) JavaScript
3 141 (30.92%) SQL
4 97 (21.27%) PHP5
5 66 (14.47%) Java
6 65 (14.25%) C#
7 30 (6.58%) VB.NET
8 23 (5.04%) Bash Shell
9 22 (4.82%) PHP4
10 19 (4.17%) C++
11 15 (3.29%) Python
12 14 (3.07%) ActionScript
12 14 (3.07%) ActionScript 3.0
13 13 (2.85%) Perl
14 11 (2.41%) T-SQL
15 8 (1.75%) C
16 7 (1.54%) VB
16 7 (1.54%) VB6
17 6 (1.32%) VC++
17 6 (1.32%) VBA
Qualifications
1 29 (6.36%) Degree
2 5 (1.10%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 3 (0.66%) Security Cleared
3 3 (0.66%) Citrix Certification
3 3 (0.66%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (0.44%) Linux+ Certification
4 2 (0.44%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.22%) LPIC
5 1 (0.22%) Postgraduate
5 1 (0.22%) HNC
5 1 (0.22%) HND
5 1 (0.22%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.22%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (3.07%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (0.66%) Docker
1 3 (0.66%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 3 (0.66%) Hyper-V
2 2 (0.44%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.44%) XenApp
3 1 (0.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.22%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.22%) Samba
3 1 (0.22%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 16 (3.51%) Puppet
2 13 (2.85%) Vagrant
3 8 (1.75%) WMI
4 3 (0.66%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.44%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (0.22%) Nagios
6 1 (0.22%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 79 (17.32%) Zend
2 60 (13.16%) Oracle
3 33 (7.24%) Red Hat
4 28 (6.14%) Microsoft
5 12 (2.63%) Cisco
6 11 (2.41%) Twitter
7 9 (1.97%) Google
7 9 (1.97%) Adobe
7 9 (1.97%) Citrix
7 9 (1.97%) VMware
8 5 (1.10%) Sitecore
8 5 (1.10%) Sun
9 3 (0.66%) Cloudera
9 3 (0.66%) LANDesk
9 3 (0.66%) Sybase
10 2 (0.44%) Sage
10 2 (0.44%) HP
10 2 (0.44%) Macromedia
10 2 (0.44%) WatchGuard
10 2 (0.44%) Veeam
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Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + corporate benefits, bonus etc
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: £30000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £42000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands (County)
Ashdown IT
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Dudley, West Midlands (County)
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + +bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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Staffordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
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Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £22000 per annum + parking, v interesting work, flexibility
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Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £35000 per annum + parking, flexibility - interesting work
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Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
SCC
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
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Birmingham
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
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Redditch, Worcestershire
Spring Technology
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
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Telford
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
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Worcestershire
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Salary: £30000 per annum
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