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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
MySQL
Rank 43 59 68
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +9
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 266 219 183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 4.72% 4.08% 3.36%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 15.93% 12.07% 11.44%
Number of salaries quoted 250 193 165
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
1670 1815 1600
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 29.66% 33.82% 29.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1452 1506 1430
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
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 28 August 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 28 August 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
Warwickshire +26 75 £35,000 +16.66% 7
Birmingham +7 59 £31,750 +15.45% 25
Staffordshire +16 33 £35,000 +16.66% 2
Solihull +28 24 £36,250 +45.00% 7
Coventry -15 24 £30,000 -7.69% 4
Worcestershire -11 23 £35,000 +16.66% 4
Shropshire 0 10 £26,000 -6.30%
Wolverhampton -14 4 £35,000 -7.28% 1
Walsall - 2 £70,000 -
Sutton Coldfield +1 1 £27,500 -26.66% 1
Dudley -2 1 £40,000 +5.26%
MySQL
England

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 427 (69.43%) HTML
2 391 (63.58%) CSS
3 382 (62.11%) PHP
4 373 (60.65%) JavaScript
5 246 (40.00%) jQuery
6 194 (31.54%) Linux
7 184 (29.92%) SQL
8 171 (27.80%) MVC
9 159 (25.85%) SQL Server
10 151 (24.55%) HTML5
11 126 (20.49%) OO
12 121 (19.67%) Agile Software Development
13 112 (18.21%) Java
13 112 (18.21%) Git (software)
14 110 (17.89%) Oracle
15 106 (17.24%) .NET
16 104 (16.91%) CSS3
17 97 (15.77%) OOP
18 93 (15.12%) Web Development
19 91 (14.80%) C#
20 89 (14.47%) Apache
21 85 (13.82%) Degree
22 79 (12.85%) Ajax
23 75 (12.20%) E-Commerce
24 72 (11.71%) Web Services
25 70 (11.38%) Microsoft
26 67 (10.89%) LAMP
27 63 (10.24%) ASP.NET
27 63 (10.24%) Zend
28 61 (9.92%) Unit Testing

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 89 (14.47%) Apache
2 57 (9.27%) CMS
3 48 (7.80%) WordPress
4 31 (5.04%) SharePoint
5 30 (4.88%) Tomcat
6 28 (4.55%) Node.js
7 25 (4.07%) JBoss
8 20 (3.25%) GlassFish
9 16 (2.60%) IIS
10 14 (2.28%) WebSphere
11 11 (1.79%) MS Exchange
12 8 (1.30%) Joomla!
12 8 (1.30%) Apache Spark
13 7 (1.14%) Drupal
13 7 (1.14%) WebSphere Application Server
14 6 (0.98%) Moodle
15 5 (0.81%) nginx
15 5 (0.81%) Elasticsearch
16 4 (0.65%) Kentico
17 3 (0.49%) OpenStack
Applications
1 24 (3.90%) MS Excel
2 22 (3.58%) Photoshop
3 5 (0.81%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.16%) MS Office
4 1 (0.16%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.16%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.16%) InDesign
4 1 (0.16%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 16 (2.60%) Magento
2 6 (0.98%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.33%) Odoo
4 1 (0.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.30%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (0.98%) PaaS
2 6 (0.98%) IaaS
3 5 (0.81%) Rackspace Cloud
4 3 (0.49%) Google Apps
4 3 (0.49%) Amazon Kinesis
4 3 (0.49%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 3 (0.49%) Amazon SQS
4 3 (0.49%) CloudFront
4 3 (0.49%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.16%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.16%) Force.com
5 1 (0.16%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 30 (4.88%) Internet
2 19 (3.09%) HTTP
3 12 (1.95%) DNS
4 10 (1.63%) TCP/IP
5 9 (1.46%) Intranet
6 6 (0.98%) VoIP
7 5 (0.81%) WAN
7 5 (0.81%) LDAP
7 5 (0.81%) VPN
8 4 (0.65%) NetScaler
9 3 (0.49%) SAN
9 3 (0.49%) Unified Communications
9 3 (0.49%) IP Telephony
9 3 (0.49%) MPLS
10 2 (0.33%) Firewall
10 2 (0.33%) VLAN
10 2 (0.33%) LAN
11 1 (0.16%) FTP
11 1 (0.16%) NAS
11 1 (0.16%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 159 (25.85%) SQL Server
2 42 (6.83%) PostgreSQL
3 30 (4.88%) Relational Database
4 22 (3.58%) NoSQL
5 20 (3.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 18 (2.93%) Big Data
6 18 (2.93%) MongoDB
7 15 (2.44%) RDBMS
8 12 (1.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 11 (1.79%) SQL Server 2012
10 8 (1.30%) Apache Cassandra
10 8 (1.30%) Hadoop
11 7 (1.14%) SQL Server 2005
11 7 (1.14%) SQL Server 2008
11 7 (1.14%) Data Warehouse
12 6 (0.98%) DB2
12 6 (0.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 5 (0.81%) OLAP
14 4 (0.65%) BusinessObjects
14 4 (0.65%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 112 (18.21%) Git (software)
2 49 (7.97%) Subversion
3 37 (6.02%) Visual Studio
4 21 (3.41%) Hudson
5 18 (2.93%) Jenkins
6 12 (1.95%) Maven
7 11 (1.79%) JIRA
8 10 (1.63%) Team Foundation Server
9 9 (1.46%) Selenium
10 8 (1.30%) Xcode
11 7 (1.14%) Ant
12 6 (0.98%) JUnit
13 5 (0.81%) Grunt
14 4 (0.65%) Rational DOORS
14 4 (0.65%) PHPUnit
14 4 (0.65%) Axure RP
14 4 (0.65%) Eclipse
14 4 (0.65%) Talend Open Studio
15 3 (0.49%) VSS/SourceSafe
15 3 (0.49%) WATIR
General
1 58 (9.43%) Retail
2 57 (9.27%) Marketing
3 39 (6.34%) Finance
4 27 (4.39%) Billing
5 22 (3.58%) Games
6 12 (1.95%) Law
7 11 (1.79%) Manufacturing
8 6 (0.98%) Telecoms
9 5 (0.81%) Advertising
10 4 (0.65%) Automotive
11 2 (0.33%) Publishing
12 1 (0.16%) Legal
12 1 (0.16%) Electronics
12 1 (0.16%) Banking
Job Titles
1 499 (81.14%) Developer
2 236 (38.37%) PHP Developer
3 156 (25.37%) Web Developer
4 84 (13.66%) PHP Web Developer
5 74 (12.03%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 50 (8.13%) Java Developer
7 35 (5.69%) Software Developer
8 33 (5.37%) C# Developer
9 29 (4.72%) .NET Developer
10 28 (4.55%) Senior Developer
10 28 (4.55%) C# .NET Developer
11 27 (4.39%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 27 (4.39%) Applications Developer
11 27 (4.39%) ASP.NET Developer
12 23 (3.74%) Junior Developer
12 23 (3.74%) Junior
13 21 (3.41%) Programmer
14 20 (3.25%) Front-End Developer
15 19 (3.09%) Analyst
16 18 (2.93%) PHP LAMP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 427 (69.43%) HTML
2 391 (63.58%) CSS
3 246 (40.00%) jQuery
4 151 (24.55%) HTML5
5 106 (17.24%) .NET
6 104 (16.91%) CSS3
7 79 (12.85%) Ajax
8 72 (11.71%) Web Services
9 67 (10.89%) LAMP
10 63 (10.24%) ASP.NET
11 52 (8.46%) Hibernate
12 50 (8.13%) REST
13 49 (7.97%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 48 (7.80%) RESTful
15 47 (7.64%) XML
16 46 (7.48%) Laravel
17 43 (6.99%) Spring
18 42 (6.83%) AngularJS
19 40 (6.50%) WCF
20 39 (6.34%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 45 (7.32%) Computer Science
2 30 (4.88%) Mobile App
3 27 (4.39%) User Experience
4 23 (3.74%) W3C
5 18 (2.93%) Analytical Skills
5 18 (2.93%) Social Media
6 13 (2.11%) NHS
7 12 (1.95%) Web 2.0
8 9 (1.46%) Clustering
9 8 (1.30%) Replication
9 8 (1.30%) Mathematics
9 8 (1.30%) Physics
10 6 (0.98%) Social Network
11 4 (0.65%) iPad
11 4 (0.65%) Enterprise Storage
11 4 (0.65%) Algorithms
12 3 (0.49%) EqualLogic
12 3 (0.49%) Enterprise Software
12 3 (0.49%) SWIFT
12 3 (0.49%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 194 (31.54%) Linux
2 53 (8.62%) UNIX
3 49 (7.97%) Windows
4 17 (2.76%) Apple iOS
5 12 (1.95%) Ubuntu
6 11 (1.79%) Solaris
7 9 (1.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (1.30%) Android
8 8 (1.30%) Windows XP
9 7 (1.14%) HPUX
10 6 (0.98%) CentOS
11 5 (0.81%) Windows Server 2008
12 4 (0.65%) Windows Server 2012
13 2 (0.33%) Debian
14 1 (0.16%) Windows Mobile
14 1 (0.16%) Windows Phone
14 1 (0.16%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 171 (27.80%) MVC
2 126 (20.49%) OO
3 121 (19.67%) Agile Software Development
4 97 (15.77%) OOP
5 93 (15.12%) Web Development
6 75 (12.20%) E-Commerce
7 61 (9.92%) Unit Testing
8 54 (8.78%) Responsive Web Design
9 52 (8.46%) TDD
10 51 (8.29%) OO PHP
11 48 (7.80%) Project Management
12 45 (7.32%) Software Engineering
13 36 (5.85%) Digital Marketing
14 35 (5.69%) Continuous Integration
14 35 (5.69%) SOA
15 31 (5.04%) SEO
15 31 (5.04%) Web Design
16 29 (4.72%) Scrum
17 20 (3.25%) Logistics
18 18 (2.93%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 382 (62.11%) PHP
2 373 (60.65%) JavaScript
3 184 (29.92%) SQL
4 112 (18.21%) Java
5 91 (14.80%) C#
6 58 (9.43%) PHP5
7 41 (6.67%) T-SQL
8 34 (5.53%) PowerShell
9 26 (4.23%) VB.NET
10 19 (3.09%) PL/SQL
11 17 (2.76%) Ruby
12 12 (1.95%) Objective-C
13 11 (1.79%) VB
13 11 (1.79%) Python
14 9 (1.46%) ActionScript
15 8 (1.30%) C++
15 8 (1.30%) Scala
15 8 (1.30%) Bash Shell
15 8 (1.30%) Clojure
15 8 (1.30%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 85 (13.82%) Degree
2 6 (0.98%) ISEB
3 4 (0.65%) ISTQB
4 3 (0.49%) HND
5 2 (0.33%) RHCE
5 2 (0.33%) RHCSA
6 1 (0.16%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.16%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.16%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (1.95%) QA
2 5 (0.81%) SLA
3 4 (0.65%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 16 (2.60%) Active Directory
2 9 (1.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.65%) XenApp
3 4 (0.65%) VMware ESX
4 3 (0.49%) Docker
4 3 (0.49%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.49%) Varnish
5 2 (0.33%) vSphere
6 1 (0.16%) Dovecot
6 1 (0.16%) Corosync
6 1 (0.16%) KVM
6 1 (0.16%) Samba
Systems Management
1 5 (0.81%) Puppet
2 3 (0.49%) SELinux
3 2 (0.33%) Vagrant
3 2 (0.33%) Ansible
4 1 (0.16%) Pacemaker
4 1 (0.16%) Linux-HA
4 1 (0.16%) Plesk
Vendors
1 110 (17.89%) Oracle
2 70 (11.38%) Microsoft
3 63 (10.24%) Zend
4 20 (3.25%) Twitter
5 19 (3.09%) VMware
6 18 (2.93%) IBM
7 16 (2.60%) Adobe
7 16 (2.60%) Google
8 12 (1.95%) Apple
9 11 (1.79%) Citrix
9 11 (1.79%) Red Hat
10 7 (1.14%) Salesforce.com
10 7 (1.14%) Cisco
11 6 (0.98%) Facebook
12 5 (0.81%) Tableau
12 5 (0.81%) Rackspace
12 5 (0.81%) Telerik
13 4 (0.65%) hybris
13 4 (0.65%) Talend
14 3 (0.49%) F5
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Premier IT
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands
Executive Resource Group Ltd
Salary: benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £24k - 25k per year + Pension
Posted: 17 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60k - £90K + Bonus + Health + Pension
Posted: 17 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £33000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Warwickshire
Axica Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
TEKsystems
Salary: £26500 - £34000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Kidderminster, Worcestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £33000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Evesham, Worcestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
TEKsystems
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwickshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £25k plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £34000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Share options
Posted: 3 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £23000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £34000 - £36000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Executive Resource Group
Salary: £30k - 45k per year + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago