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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
MySQL
Rank 31 31 48
Rank change year-on-year
0 +17
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 395 365 236
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 6.33% 6.83% 4.81%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 24.22% 19.44% 14.40%
Number of salaries quoted 340 337 226
Average salary £33,500 £33,625 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.37% +1.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,600 £23,925 £22,900
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
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
1631 1878 1639
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 26.13% 35.12% 33.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1379 1650 1404
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 29 April 2016.

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 29 April 2016. 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 +10 125 £37,500 +36.36% 23
Warwickshire -4 81 £52,500 +47.21% 12
Coventry +26 67 £30,000 -20.00% 4
Worcestershire +10 48 £31,250 -10.71% 6
Staffordshire -17 30 £31,000 -13.28% 5
Shropshire -7 13 £30,000 -3.22% 4
Herefordshire +7 8 £27,500 -
Wolverhampton 0 7 £37,500 +7.14% 4
Solihull +3 5 £40,000 +40.35% 1
Walsall - 2 £23,500 - 1
Dudley - 1 £27,500 -
West Bromwich - 1 £50,000 -
MySQL
England

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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.

1 383 (57.34%) JavaScript
2 337 (50.45%) PHP
3 307 (45.96%) HTML
4 293 (43.86%) CSS
5 257 (38.47%) SQL
6 247 (36.98%) Agile Software Development
7 242 (36.23%) jQuery
8 229 (34.28%) Linux
9 223 (33.38%) Degree
10 192 (28.74%) Web Development
11 187 (27.99%) Java
12 186 (27.84%) Scrum
13 181 (27.10%) LAMP
14 163 (24.40%) Apache
15 161 (24.10%) Git (software)
16 157 (23.50%) MVC
17 152 (22.75%) Software Engineering
18 131 (19.61%) XML
18 131 (19.61%) E-Commerce
18 131 (19.61%) Unit Testing
19 130 (19.46%) REST
20 126 (18.86%) RESTful
20 126 (18.86%) Spring
21 123 (18.41%) PostgreSQL
22 122 (18.26%) HTML5
23 118 (17.66%) Jenkins
24 117 (17.51%) OO
24 117 (17.51%) Oracle
25 116 (17.37%) TDD
26 115 (17.22%) Continuous Integration

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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
1 163 (24.40%) Apache
2 110 (16.47%) JBoss
3 102 (15.27%) GlassFish
4 90 (13.47%) nginx
5 73 (10.93%) WildFly
6 35 (5.24%) Drupal
7 31 (4.64%) WordPress
8 29 (4.34%) CMS
9 28 (4.19%) Apache Spark
10 27 (4.04%) Tomcat
11 17 (2.54%) Node.js
12 16 (2.40%) Elasticsearch
13 14 (2.10%) Facebook Platform
14 11 (1.65%) IIS
15 9 (1.35%) SharePoint
16 5 (0.75%) ColdFusion
16 5 (0.75%) WebLogic
17 4 (0.60%) WebSphere
18 3 (0.45%) CICS
18 3 (0.45%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 25 (3.74%) Photoshop
2 22 (3.29%) MS Excel
3 9 (1.35%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (0.30%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.15%) Fireworks
5 1 (0.15%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 95 (14.22%) Magento
2 7 (1.05%) Eloqua
3 2 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.15%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.15%) Pegasus Opera
4 1 (0.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 77 (11.53%) Amazon AWS
2 42 (6.29%) Amazon EC2
3 29 (4.34%) CloudFront
4 22 (3.29%) PaaS
5 18 (2.69%) GitHub
6 15 (2.25%) Microsoft Azure
7 12 (1.80%) IaaS
8 11 (1.65%) AdWords
9 8 (1.20%) SaaS
10 7 (1.05%) Google Analytics
11 3 (0.45%) Google Apps
12 1 (0.15%) Google Cloud Platform
12 1 (0.15%) MailChimp
12 1 (0.15%) Office 365
12 1 (0.15%) Pure360
Communications & Networking
1 48 (7.19%) Internet
2 29 (4.34%) Firewall
3 20 (2.99%) HTTP
4 12 (1.80%) Intranet
5 11 (1.65%) DNS
6 8 (1.20%) FTP
6 8 (1.20%) SAN
6 8 (1.20%) TCP/IP
6 8 (1.20%) VoIP
7 7 (1.05%) SMTP
7 7 (1.05%) SSL
8 6 (0.90%) Asterisk PBX
9 5 (0.75%) Cisco Nexus
9 5 (0.75%) RTP
10 4 (0.60%) Skype
11 3 (0.45%) Cisco IOS
11 3 (0.45%) PBX
11 3 (0.45%) WAN
12 2 (0.30%) MPLS
12 2 (0.30%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 123 (18.41%) PostgreSQL
2 89 (13.32%) SQL Server
3 58 (8.68%) MongoDB
4 48 (7.19%) NoSQL
5 46 (6.89%) Apache Cassandra
6 34 (5.09%) Big Data
7 28 (4.19%) Hadoop
8 27 (4.04%) SQLite
9 20 (2.99%) DB2
10 18 (2.69%) Redis
10 18 (2.69%) Relational Database
11 4 (0.60%) Data Warehouse
11 4 (0.60%) MariaDB
11 4 (0.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 4 (0.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 3 (0.45%) SQL Server 2005
12 3 (0.45%) SQL Server 2008
13 2 (0.30%) Pentaho
13 2 (0.30%) RDBMS
13 2 (0.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 161 (24.10%) Git (software)
2 118 (17.66%) Jenkins
3 103 (15.42%) Hudson
4 80 (11.98%) Cucumber
4 80 (11.98%) JUnit
5 74 (11.08%) RSpec
6 71 (10.63%) JBehave
7 52 (7.78%) Selenium
8 45 (6.74%) WATIR
9 37 (5.54%) Subversion
10 36 (5.39%) Eclipse
11 16 (2.40%) PHPUnit
12 13 (1.95%) Maven
13 11 (1.65%) Vagrant
14 7 (1.05%) Ant
15 6 (0.90%) Talend Open Studio
15 6 (0.90%) Visual Studio
16 5 (0.75%) Grunt
16 5 (0.75%) gulp
16 5 (0.75%) NUnit
General
1 81 (12.13%) Billing
2 79 (11.83%) Finance
3 64 (9.58%) Marketing
4 38 (5.69%) Games
4 38 (5.69%) Retail
5 20 (2.99%) Publishing
6 12 (1.80%) Advertising
7 11 (1.65%) Banking
8 10 (1.50%) Manufacturing
9 5 (0.75%) Telecoms
10 4 (0.60%) Back Office
11 2 (0.30%) Electronics
12 1 (0.15%) Automotive
12 1 (0.15%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 472 (70.66%) Developer
2 191 (28.59%) PHP Developer
3 137 (20.51%) Java Developer
4 106 (15.87%) Web Developer
5 91 (13.62%) Senior Developer
6 77 (11.53%) MySQL Developer
7 72 (10.78%) JavaScript Developer
8 71 (10.63%) PHP Web Developer
9 69 (10.33%) Senior Java Developer
10 68 (10.18%) HTML Developer
11 61 (9.13%) HTML CSS Developer
12 59 (8.83%) Agile Developer
12 59 (8.83%) Agile Java Developer
13 56 (8.38%) PHP MySQL Developer
14 53 (7.93%) Lead Developer
15 38 (5.69%) Lead Java Developer
16 35 (5.24%) Development Manager
17 33 (4.94%) Magento Developer
17 33 (4.94%) PHP Magento Developer
18 31 (4.64%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 307 (45.96%) HTML
2 293 (43.86%) CSS
3 242 (36.23%) jQuery
4 181 (27.10%) LAMP
5 131 (19.61%) XML
6 130 (19.46%) REST
7 126 (18.86%) RESTful
7 126 (18.86%) Spring
8 122 (18.26%) HTML5
9 114 (17.07%) Hibernate
10 111 (16.62%) Java EE
11 108 (16.17%) JSON
12 105 (15.72%) JMS
12 105 (15.72%) JPA
13 102 (15.27%) JAX-RS
13 102 (15.27%) RESTEasy
14 95 (14.22%) Web Services
15 84 (12.57%) Symfony
16 82 (12.28%) LEMP Stack
17 77 (11.53%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 106 (15.87%) Mathematics
2 55 (8.23%) Mobile App
3 41 (6.14%) Smart Meter
4 37 (5.54%) Computer Science
5 28 (4.19%) Artificial Intelligence
6 21 (3.14%) Social Media
6 21 (3.14%) User Experience
7 20 (2.99%) CMDB
7 20 (2.99%) Data Centre
8 14 (2.10%) Online Gambling
9 13 (1.95%) Clustering
10 11 (1.65%) Analytical Skills
11 8 (1.20%) Graphic Design
12 7 (1.05%) Driving Licence
12 7 (1.05%) Photography
12 7 (1.05%) W3C
13 6 (0.90%) Data Conversion
14 5 (0.75%) Management Information System
15 4 (0.60%) Smartphone
16 3 (0.45%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 229 (34.28%) Linux
2 48 (7.19%) Apple iOS
3 47 (7.04%) Android
3 47 (7.04%) Ubuntu
4 42 (6.29%) Debian
5 31 (4.64%) Windows
6 23 (3.44%) Unix
7 17 (2.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 16 (2.40%) CentOS
9 12 (1.80%) Windows Server
10 10 (1.50%) AIX
11 8 (1.20%) Solaris
11 8 (1.20%) SUSE
12 4 (0.60%) CoreOS
13 3 (0.45%) Windows Server 2008
14 1 (0.15%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 247 (36.98%) Agile Software Development
2 192 (28.74%) Web Development
3 186 (27.84%) Scrum
4 157 (23.50%) MVC
5 152 (22.75%) Software Engineering
6 131 (19.61%) E-Commerce
6 131 (19.61%) Unit Testing
7 117 (17.51%) OO
8 116 (17.37%) TDD
9 115 (17.22%) Continuous Integration
10 110 (16.47%) SOA
11 107 (16.02%) Dependency Injection
12 96 (14.37%) Open Source
13 79 (11.83%) Coaching
14 69 (10.33%) Mentoring
14 69 (10.33%) Workflow
15 64 (9.58%) DSDM
15 64 (9.58%) Software Delivery
16 57 (8.53%) OOP
17 55 (8.23%) Performance Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 383 (57.34%) JavaScript
2 337 (50.45%) PHP
3 257 (38.47%) SQL
4 187 (27.99%) Java
5 70 (10.48%) PHP 5
6 57 (8.53%) Ruby
7 50 (7.49%) T-SQL
8 45 (6.74%) Python
9 36 (5.39%) C#
10 35 (5.24%) PL/SQL
11 29 (4.34%) Clojure
11 29 (4.34%) Groovy
12 28 (4.19%) Scala
13 22 (3.29%) C++
13 22 (3.29%) Perl
14 20 (2.99%) Shell Script
15 13 (1.95%) Bash Shell
16 6 (0.90%) PowerShell
17 5 (0.75%) VB.NET
18 3 (0.45%) VBA
Qualifications
1 223 (33.38%) Degree
2 37 (5.54%) HND
3 20 (2.99%) ISEB
4 12 (1.80%) PMI Certification
4 12 (1.80%) PMP
5 5 (0.75%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (0.30%) CISSP
7 1 (0.15%) DBS Check
7 1 (0.15%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.15%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (5.24%) QA
2 4 (0.60%) SLA
3 2 (0.30%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 42 (6.29%) Docker
2 18 (2.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (1.65%) Firmware
4 9 (1.35%) Xen
5 8 (1.20%) Active Directory
6 5 (0.75%) OpenSIPS
7 3 (0.45%) iptables
7 3 (0.45%) KVM
8 2 (0.30%) Kamailio
Systems Management
1 58 (8.68%) Puppet
2 12 (1.80%) SCVMM
3 10 (1.50%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (1.20%) Nagios
4 8 (1.20%) NetBackup
4 8 (1.20%) Oracle RMAN
4 8 (1.20%) Oracle ZFS
4 8 (1.20%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 8 (1.20%) Unicenter
5 5 (0.75%) cPanel
6 4 (0.60%) Cacti
6 4 (0.60%) ZABBIX
7 3 (0.45%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 117 (17.51%) Oracle
2 85 (12.72%) Zend
3 73 (10.93%) Google
4 63 (9.43%) Microsoft
5 45 (6.74%) Facebook
6 34 (5.09%) Twitter
7 31 (4.64%) New Relic
8 23 (3.44%) VMware
9 21 (3.14%) Cisco
9 21 (3.14%) IBM
10 17 (2.54%) Citrix
11 16 (2.40%) Adobe
12 15 (2.25%) Juniper
13 14 (2.10%) HP
14 13 (1.95%) Red Hat
15 12 (1.80%) BMC
15 12 (1.80%) CheckPoint
15 12 (1.80%) EMC
15 12 (1.80%) NetApp
16 11 (1.65%) ServiceNow
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £27000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Rugby, Warwickshire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Shrewsbury, Shropshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £21000.00 - £24000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Wolverhampton
The SmartList
Posted: 13 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Cyber Team
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum Benefits Package
Posted: 14 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Rugby, Warwickshire
Axica Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham
Axica Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham
Axica Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
Shrewsbury, Shropshire
Axica Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
Bromsgrove, Worcestershire
Axica Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £22000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Worcestershire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Warwick, Warwickshire
First Utility
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum + bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £33000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Rugby, Warwickshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Alcester, Warwickshire
Colossus Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum, Benefits 0
Posted: 3 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Flexi working, parking, pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago