The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
MySQL
Rank 52 77 38
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -39
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 231 169 258
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 4.34% 3.05% 5.26%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 12.84% 10.38% 15.31%
Number of salaries quoted 205 148 226
Average salary £31,500 £30,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.27% -6.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,200 £22,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +2.94%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1799 1628 1685
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 33.80% 29.42% 34.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1531 1447 1472
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
MySQL
England

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 23 July 2014.

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 23 July 2014. 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 +15 78 £30,000 -7.69% 7
Worcestershire +11 30 £31,250 +4.16% 5
Warwickshire +24 29 £32,500 +22.64% 3
Staffordshire +7 27 £30,000 -4.00% 4
Coventry +3 18 £37,500 +15.38% 2
Wolverhampton -3 12 £35,000 +8.52% 3
Solihull 0 7 £25,000 +4.16% 2
Shropshire -2 5 £31,500 -10.00% 1
Sutton Coldfield -7 3 £37,500 +50.00% 1
Herefordshire - 2 - -
MySQL
England

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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.

1 356 (76.07%) PHP
2 274 (58.55%) HTML
3 267 (57.05%) JavaScript
4 252 (53.85%) CSS
5 193 (41.24%) jQuery
6 178 (38.03%) Linux
7 142 (30.34%) MVC
8 130 (27.78%) SQL
9 117 (25.00%) Apache
10 103 (22.01%) Zend
11 102 (21.79%) Web Services
12 99 (21.15%) WordPress
13 96 (20.51%) HTML5
14 93 (19.87%) OO
15 86 (18.38%) CMS
16 82 (17.52%) PHP5
17 78 (16.67%) Git (software)
18 73 (15.60%) CSS3
18 73 (15.60%) SQL Server
19 72 (15.38%) Java
20 70 (14.96%) LAMP
21 68 (14.53%) Oracle
21 68 (14.53%) Magento
22 67 (14.32%) OOP
23 66 (14.10%) Open Source
24 65 (13.89%) SEO
25 64 (13.68%) Web Development
26 57 (12.18%) E-Commerce
27 53 (11.32%) DNS
28 52 (11.11%) Degree

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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
1 117 (25.00%) Apache
2 99 (21.15%) WordPress
3 86 (18.38%) CMS
4 44 (9.40%) Tomcat
5 26 (5.56%) Drupal
6 24 (5.13%) Joomla!
7 22 (4.70%) IIS
8 18 (3.85%) Node.js
9 17 (3.63%) Moodle
10 16 (3.42%) SharePoint
11 13 (2.78%) nginx
12 11 (2.35%) GlassFish
13 5 (1.07%) WebLogic
13 5 (1.07%) WebSphere
13 5 (1.07%) MS Exchange
13 5 (1.07%) MTS
13 5 (1.07%) Apache Solr
13 5 (1.07%) OpenStack
14 4 (0.85%) ExpressionEngine
14 4 (0.85%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 36 (7.69%) Photoshop
2 14 (2.99%) MS Office
3 10 (2.14%) MS Excel
3 10 (2.14%) Adobe Illustrator
4 8 (1.71%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.43%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.21%) GIMP
6 1 (0.21%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 68 (14.53%) Magento
2 22 (4.70%) WebTrends
3 7 (1.50%) Google Analytics
4 2 (0.43%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.21%) SAP SRM
5 1 (0.21%) Cognos TM1
5 1 (0.21%) Zen Cart
Cloud Services
1 20 (4.27%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (2.56%) Amazon S3
2 12 (2.56%) Amazon SQS
2 12 (2.56%) ElastiCache
3 7 (1.50%) SaaS
4 3 (0.64%) Google App Engine
5 2 (0.43%) Office 365
6 1 (0.21%) GitHub
6 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 53 (11.32%) DNS
2 35 (7.48%) SSL
3 24 (5.13%) SSH
4 15 (3.21%) HTTP
5 13 (2.78%) VLAN
6 12 (2.56%) Intranet
7 11 (2.35%) Internet
8 10 (2.14%) SAN
9 9 (1.92%) TCP/IP
10 7 (1.50%) LDAP
10 7 (1.50%) Asterisk PBX
11 6 (1.28%) Broadband
11 6 (1.28%) VoIP
12 5 (1.07%) SNMP
12 5 (1.07%) Network Security
13 4 (0.85%) PBX
13 4 (0.85%) Extranet
14 3 (0.64%) Firewall
14 3 (0.64%) WAN
14 3 (0.64%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (15.60%) SQL Server
2 32 (6.84%) PostgreSQL
3 21 (4.49%) MongoDB
3 21 (4.49%) NoSQL
4 12 (2.56%) Big Data
4 12 (2.56%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 12 (2.56%) Hadoop
4 12 (2.56%) Relational Database
5 7 (1.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (1.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (0.85%) Apache Cassandra
7 4 (0.85%) Data Mining
8 3 (0.64%) Oracle Database
9 2 (0.43%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (0.43%) MS Access
9 2 (0.43%) DB2
9 2 (0.43%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (0.43%) Oracle BI EE
9 2 (0.43%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (0.43%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 78 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 50 (10.68%) Subversion
3 24 (5.13%) Hudson
4 20 (4.27%) Cucumber
5 18 (3.85%) Jenkins
6 15 (3.21%) Selenium
7 13 (2.78%) Maven
8 12 (2.56%) Eclipse
9 10 (2.14%) RSpec
9 10 (2.14%) JBehave
10 7 (1.50%) PhoneGap
11 6 (1.28%) Zend Studio
11 6 (1.28%) JUnit
11 6 (1.28%) NetBeans
11 6 (1.28%) PHPUnit
12 4 (0.85%) Team Foundation Server
13 3 (0.64%) Eclipse RCP
13 3 (0.64%) Ant
14 2 (0.43%) WATIR
14 2 (0.43%) Behat
General
1 42 (8.97%) Marketing
2 31 (6.62%) Retail
3 17 (3.63%) Games
4 16 (3.42%) Telecoms
5 11 (2.35%) Publishing
6 9 (1.92%) Finance
7 6 (1.28%) Advertising
8 4 (0.85%) Banking
8 4 (0.85%) Billing
8 4 (0.85%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.21%) Electronics
9 1 (0.21%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 345 (73.72%) Developer
2 181 (38.68%) PHP Developer
3 98 (20.94%) Web Developer
4 55 (11.75%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 34 (7.26%) PHP Web Developer
5 34 (7.26%) Analyst
6 30 (6.41%) Java Developer
7 25 (5.34%) Senior Developer
8 20 (4.27%) Junior
8 20 (4.27%) JavaScript Developer
9 17 (3.63%) Junior Developer
10 16 (3.42%) Administrator
11 15 (3.21%) Graduate
11 15 (3.21%) PHP LAMP Developer
12 13 (2.78%) Senior PHP Developer
13 11 (2.35%) Linux Administrator
13 11 (2.35%) Front-End Developer
13 11 (2.35%) Applications Developer
13 11 (2.35%) Data Analyst
13 11 (2.35%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 274 (58.55%) HTML
2 252 (53.85%) CSS
3 193 (41.24%) jQuery
4 102 (21.79%) Web Services
5 96 (20.51%) HTML5
6 73 (15.60%) CSS3
7 70 (14.96%) LAMP
8 48 (10.26%) .NET
9 46 (9.83%) Symfony
10 43 (9.19%) XHTML
11 41 (8.76%) AngularJS
12 38 (8.12%) Backbone.js
13 35 (7.48%) XML
14 33 (7.05%) Ember.js
15 31 (6.62%) REST
15 31 (6.62%) SOAP
16 30 (6.41%) Ajax
17 27 (5.77%) Zend Framework
18 26 (5.56%) KnockoutJS
19 22 (4.70%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 66 (14.10%) Open Source
2 27 (5.77%) Enterprise Software
3 25 (5.34%) Social Media
4 19 (4.06%) Statistics
4 19 (4.06%) Mathematics
5 17 (3.63%) Mobile App
6 8 (1.71%) Computer Science
7 7 (1.50%) Physics
7 7 (1.50%) VLE
7 7 (1.50%) Economics
7 7 (1.50%) Visualisation
8 6 (1.28%) N-Tier
9 5 (1.07%) Replication
9 5 (1.07%) Smartphone
9 5 (1.07%) Xbox
9 5 (1.07%) Internet of Things
10 4 (0.85%) Digital Media
10 4 (0.85%) Credit Risk
10 4 (0.85%) Artificial Intelligence
10 4 (0.85%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 178 (38.03%) Linux
2 49 (10.47%) UNIX
2 49 (10.47%) Windows
3 24 (5.13%) CentOS
4 10 (2.14%) Apple iOS
4 10 (2.14%) Android
5 7 (1.50%) Debian
5 7 (1.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (1.50%) Ubuntu
6 6 (1.28%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (1.07%) Fedora
7 5 (1.07%) SELinux
7 5 (1.07%) Windows 7
8 3 (0.64%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.43%) Windows 8
9 2 (0.43%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.21%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.21%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 142 (30.34%) MVC
2 93 (19.87%) OO
3 67 (14.32%) OOP
4 65 (13.89%) SEO
5 64 (13.68%) Web Development
6 57 (12.18%) E-Commerce
7 37 (7.91%) Agile Software Development
8 33 (7.05%) Content Management
9 29 (6.20%) Analytics
10 26 (5.56%) Unit Testing
11 24 (5.13%) OO PHP
12 22 (4.70%) Time Management
13 21 (4.49%) Software Engineering
14 19 (4.06%) Web Design
14 19 (4.06%) TDD
14 19 (4.06%) Continuous Integration
15 16 (3.42%) CRM
16 15 (3.21%) Customer Engagement
17 13 (2.78%) Mobile Application Development
17 13 (2.78%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 356 (76.07%) PHP
2 267 (57.05%) JavaScript
3 130 (27.78%) SQL
4 82 (17.52%) PHP5
5 72 (15.38%) Java
6 51 (10.90%) Python
7 32 (6.84%) Perl
8 24 (5.13%) C#
8 24 (5.13%) Bash Shell
9 23 (4.91%) Ruby
10 19 (4.06%) ActionScript
11 14 (2.99%) PowerShell
12 13 (2.78%) ActionScript 3.0
12 13 (2.78%) VB.NET
13 12 (2.56%) R
13 12 (2.56%) MATLAB
14 11 (2.35%) C++
15 8 (1.71%) C
15 8 (1.71%) Shell Script
16 7 (1.50%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 52 (11.11%) Degree
2 4 (0.85%) CBAP
2 4 (0.85%) ISEB
2 4 (0.85%) Oracle Certification
3 3 (0.64%) Sun Certification
3 3 (0.64%) OCP
4 2 (0.43%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.21%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.21%) OCA
5 1 (0.21%) CCA
5 1 (0.21%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (0.21%) OCPJP
5 1 (0.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (0.85%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (3.21%) Active Directory
2 12 (2.56%) Forefront TMG
3 9 (1.92%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (1.71%) vSphere
4 8 (1.71%) Shibboleth
5 5 (1.07%) Varnish
5 5 (1.07%) Postfix
5 5 (1.07%) Sendmail
6 4 (0.85%) ISA Server
6 4 (0.85%) Hyper-V
7 3 (0.64%) XenApp
8 2 (0.43%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.21%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.21%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 12 (2.56%) Backup Exec
2 11 (2.35%) WSUS
3 7 (1.50%) Plesk
3 7 (1.50%) Puppet
3 7 (1.50%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (1.07%) Nagios
5 1 (0.21%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 103 (22.01%) Zend
2 68 (14.53%) Oracle
3 47 (10.04%) Microsoft
4 20 (4.27%) Google
5 17 (3.63%) Red Hat
6 13 (2.78%) Adobe
6 13 (2.78%) VMware
7 12 (2.56%) Altiris
7 12 (2.56%) JBoss
8 11 (2.35%) Facebook
9 9 (1.92%) Sun
9 9 (1.92%) Citrix
10 8 (1.71%) Apple
11 7 (1.50%) Cisco
11 7 (1.50%) Twitter
12 6 (1.28%) Salesforce.com
13 5 (1.07%) Sony
13 5 (1.07%) Dell
13 5 (1.07%) NetApp
14 4 (0.85%) Business Objects
Redditch, Worcestershire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £15000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Warwickshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £22000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Purple Monkey
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Henley Search and Selection
Salary: From £22,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Rugby, Warwickshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
West Midlands
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Henley Search and Selection
Salary: From £18,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Solihull
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Worcester
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Worcestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Rugeley
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £48000 - £58000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Connect
Salary: Depending on experience
Posted: 19 days ago
Leamington Spa
Blue Town Online
Salary: Very Competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Sutton Coldfield
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £30k - 35k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago