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

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
MySQL
Rank 42 55 77
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +22
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 298 235 173
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 5.09% 4.37% 3.11%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 17.15% 12.83% 10.54%
Number of salaries quoted 277 209 152
Average salary £35,000 £31,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.10% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,950 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
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
1738 1831 1642
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 29.69% 34.08% 29.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1502 1554 1460
Average salary £39,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 July 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 29 July 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 -11 73 £32,000 +6.66% 15
Warwickshire +10 68 £35,000 +7.69% 5
Staffordshire +17 37 £35,000 +16.66% 3
Worcestershire -6 35 £35,000 +7.69% 6
Coventry -3 29 £30,000 -20.00% 5
Solihull +27 25 £30,000 +20.00% 1
Shropshire +2 11 £26,000 -17.46% 1
Dudley - 3 £42,500 -
Wolverhampton -13 2 £37,500 +7.14%
West Bromwich - 2 - -
Sutton Coldfield 0 1 £27,500 -26.66% 1
Herefordshire -3 1 £50,000 -
Walsall - 1 - -
MySQL
England

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 465 (70.14%) HTML
2 429 (64.71%) PHP
3 414 (62.44%) CSS
4 394 (59.43%) JavaScript
5 271 (40.87%) jQuery
6 240 (36.20%) Linux
7 209 (31.52%) SQL
8 188 (28.36%) MVC
9 163 (24.59%) SQL Server
10 162 (24.43%) HTML5
11 150 (22.62%) Agile Software Development
12 149 (22.47%) OO
13 135 (20.36%) Git (software)
14 124 (18.70%) Apache
15 121 (18.25%) Java
16 115 (17.35%) .NET
17 113 (17.04%) Oracle
18 110 (16.59%) OOP
19 108 (16.29%) CSS3
20 104 (15.69%) Web Development
21 101 (15.23%) C#
22 91 (13.73%) Degree
23 88 (13.27%) E-Commerce
24 84 (12.67%) Ajax
25 80 (12.07%) Web Services
26 74 (11.16%) Zend
27 73 (11.01%) Microsoft
28 69 (10.41%) LAMP
29 67 (10.11%) ASP.NET
30 66 (9.95%) Unit Testing

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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
1 124 (18.70%) Apache
2 54 (8.14%) CMS
3 39 (5.88%) WordPress
3 39 (5.88%) Tomcat
4 29 (4.37%) JBoss
5 28 (4.22%) SharePoint
6 25 (3.77%) GlassFish
7 21 (3.17%) IIS
8 15 (2.26%) Node.js
9 14 (2.11%) MS Exchange
9 14 (2.11%) WebSphere
10 11 (1.66%) Moodle
11 8 (1.21%) nginx
11 8 (1.21%) Elasticsearch
11 8 (1.21%) Apache Spark
11 8 (1.21%) Joomla!
12 7 (1.06%) WebSphere Application Server
13 5 (0.75%) Apache Solr
14 4 (0.60%) Kentico
15 3 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 27 (4.07%) Photoshop
2 20 (3.02%) MS Excel
3 4 (0.60%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (0.30%) MS Office
5 1 (0.15%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.15%) Fireworks
5 1 (0.15%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.15%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 24 (3.62%) Magento
2 6 (0.90%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.30%) Odoo
4 1 (0.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (1.66%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (0.75%) Rackspace Cloud
3 4 (0.60%) Amazon Kinesis
3 4 (0.60%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 4 (0.60%) Amazon SQS
3 4 (0.60%) CloudFront
3 4 (0.60%) Amazon S3
4 2 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.30%) PaaS
4 2 (0.30%) IaaS
5 1 (0.15%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 33 (4.98%) Internet
2 23 (3.47%) HTTP
3 17 (2.56%) TCP/IP
4 16 (2.41%) DNS
5 9 (1.36%) LDAP
6 8 (1.21%) VoIP
6 8 (1.21%) Intranet
7 7 (1.06%) SAN
8 6 (0.90%) VPN
8 6 (0.90%) NAS
9 4 (0.60%) NetScaler
9 4 (0.60%) WAN
9 4 (0.60%) Firewall
10 3 (0.45%) IP Telephony
10 3 (0.45%) Unified Communications
10 3 (0.45%) MPLS
11 2 (0.30%) DDNS
11 2 (0.30%) 4G
12 1 (0.15%) SSH
12 1 (0.15%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 163 (24.59%) SQL Server
2 49 (7.39%) PostgreSQL
3 42 (6.33%) Relational Database
4 30 (4.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 22 (3.32%) NoSQL
6 18 (2.71%) MongoDB
7 17 (2.56%) Big Data
7 17 (2.56%) RDBMS
8 16 (2.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 12 (1.81%) SQL Server 2012
10 11 (1.66%) Apache Cassandra
11 10 (1.51%) Hadoop
12 9 (1.36%) SQL Server 2008
13 8 (1.21%) SQL Server 2005
13 8 (1.21%) Data Warehouse
14 6 (0.90%) DB2
14 6 (0.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 5 (0.75%) OLAP
16 4 (0.60%) BusinessObjects
16 4 (0.60%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 135 (20.36%) Git (software)
2 54 (8.14%) Subversion
3 34 (5.13%) Visual Studio
4 24 (3.62%) Hudson
5 21 (3.17%) Jenkins
6 19 (2.87%) JIRA
7 13 (1.96%) Maven
8 8 (1.21%) Selenium
8 8 (1.21%) Xcode
8 8 (1.21%) PHPUnit
9 7 (1.06%) Team Foundation Server
9 7 (1.06%) Ant
10 6 (0.90%) JUnit
11 5 (0.75%) Grunt
12 4 (0.60%) Axure RP
12 4 (0.60%) Talend Open Studio
12 4 (0.60%) Rational DOORS
13 3 (0.45%) WATIR
13 3 (0.45%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 3 (0.45%) Eclipse
General
1 65 (9.80%) Marketing
2 54 (8.14%) Retail
3 29 (4.37%) Billing
4 25 (3.77%) Finance
5 22 (3.32%) Games
6 12 (1.81%) Law
7 8 (1.21%) Telecoms
8 7 (1.06%) Automotive
9 5 (0.75%) Advertising
10 4 (0.60%) Publishing
11 2 (0.30%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.15%) Banking
12 1 (0.15%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.15%) Legal
12 1 (0.15%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 541 (81.60%) Developer
2 263 (39.67%) PHP Developer
3 165 (24.89%) Web Developer
4 92 (13.88%) PHP Web Developer
5 84 (12.67%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 57 (8.60%) Java Developer
7 42 (6.33%) Software Developer
8 34 (5.13%) Senior Developer
9 31 (4.68%) .NET Developer
10 29 (4.37%) C# Developer
11 27 (4.07%) Analyst
12 26 (3.92%) Junior
12 26 (3.92%) Junior Developer
13 25 (3.77%) C# .NET Developer
14 24 (3.62%) ASP.NET Developer
14 24 (3.62%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 24 (3.62%) Front-End Developer
15 23 (3.47%) PHP LAMP Developer
16 19 (2.87%) Senior PHP Developer
17 17 (2.56%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 465 (70.14%) HTML
2 414 (62.44%) CSS
3 271 (40.87%) jQuery
4 162 (24.43%) HTML5
5 115 (17.35%) .NET
6 108 (16.29%) CSS3
7 84 (12.67%) Ajax
8 80 (12.07%) Web Services
9 69 (10.41%) LAMP
10 67 (10.11%) ASP.NET
11 55 (8.30%) Hibernate
12 54 (8.14%) Laravel
13 53 (7.99%) REST
14 50 (7.54%) XML
15 49 (7.39%) Spring
15 49 (7.39%) JSON
16 48 (7.24%) RESTful
17 46 (6.94%) Symfony
18 45 (6.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 40 (6.03%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 48 (7.24%) Computer Science
2 41 (6.18%) Mobile App
3 24 (3.62%) User Experience
4 21 (3.17%) Analytical Skills
5 20 (3.02%) W3C
6 18 (2.71%) Social Media
7 13 (1.96%) NHS
8 11 (1.66%) Clustering
8 11 (1.66%) Web 2.0
9 9 (1.36%) Replication
9 9 (1.36%) N-Tier
10 8 (1.21%) Social Network
10 8 (1.21%) iPad
11 6 (0.90%) iPhone
12 5 (0.75%) Mathematics
13 4 (0.60%) Blackberry
13 4 (0.60%) E-Learning
13 4 (0.60%) SCORM
13 4 (0.60%) Algorithms
13 4 (0.60%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 240 (36.20%) Linux
2 63 (9.50%) UNIX
3 53 (7.99%) Windows
4 27 (4.07%) Apple iOS
5 22 (3.32%) Android
6 17 (2.56%) Ubuntu
7 12 (1.81%) Solaris
8 10 (1.51%) Windows Server 2008
8 10 (1.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 9 (1.36%) CentOS
10 8 (1.21%) Windows XP
11 7 (1.06%) HPUX
11 7 (1.06%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (0.30%) Debian
13 1 (0.15%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.15%) Windows 2000 Server
13 1 (0.15%) Windows Mobile
13 1 (0.15%) AIX
13 1 (0.15%) OS/400
13 1 (0.15%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 188 (28.36%) MVC
2 150 (22.62%) Agile Software Development
3 149 (22.47%) OO
4 110 (16.59%) OOP
5 104 (15.69%) Web Development
6 88 (13.27%) E-Commerce
7 66 (9.95%) Unit Testing
8 56 (8.45%) OO PHP
9 54 (8.14%) TDD
10 52 (7.84%) Software Engineering
11 44 (6.64%) Project Management
12 42 (6.33%) Responsive Web Design
13 39 (5.88%) Scrum
13 39 (5.88%) Digital Marketing
14 36 (5.43%) Continuous Integration
15 33 (4.98%) SEO
15 33 (4.98%) SOA
16 32 (4.83%) Web Design
17 23 (3.47%) Open Source
18 22 (3.32%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 429 (64.71%) PHP
2 394 (59.43%) JavaScript
3 209 (31.52%) SQL
4 121 (18.25%) Java
5 101 (15.23%) C#
6 58 (8.75%) PHP5
7 39 (5.88%) T-SQL
8 35 (5.28%) VB.NET
9 33 (4.98%) PowerShell
10 19 (2.87%) Ruby
10 19 (2.87%) VB
11 14 (2.11%) Objective-C
11 14 (2.11%) Bash Shell
12 13 (1.96%) Python
13 12 (1.81%) Perl
13 12 (1.81%) PL/SQL
14 11 (1.66%) ActionScript
15 10 (1.51%) C++
15 10 (1.51%) Groovy
15 10 (1.51%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 91 (13.73%) Degree
2 6 (0.90%) ISEB
3 4 (0.60%) ISTQB
3 4 (0.60%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (0.45%) Citrix Certification
5 2 (0.30%) RHCE
5 2 (0.30%) RHCSA
6 1 (0.15%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.15%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.15%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.15%) Linux+ Certification
6 1 (0.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.15%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (1.81%) QA
2 10 (1.51%) SLA
3 3 (0.45%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 18 (2.71%) Active Directory
2 9 (1.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (0.90%) Hyper-V
3 6 (0.90%) Docker
4 4 (0.60%) Varnish
4 4 (0.60%) XenApp
5 3 (0.45%) VMware ESX
5 3 (0.45%) vSphere
6 2 (0.30%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (0.15%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.15%) Samba
7 1 (0.15%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 9 (1.36%) Puppet
2 5 (0.75%) Vagrant
3 4 (0.60%) SELinux
4 2 (0.30%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.30%) Ansible
5 1 (0.15%) LiteSpeed
5 1 (0.15%) WMI
5 1 (0.15%) SCCM
5 1 (0.15%) SCOM
5 1 (0.15%) Plesk
5 1 (0.15%) cPanel
5 1 (0.15%) Linux-HA
Vendors
1 113 (17.04%) Oracle
2 74 (11.16%) Zend
3 73 (11.01%) Microsoft
4 23 (3.47%) VMware
5 19 (2.87%) IBM
6 15 (2.26%) Adobe
7 14 (2.11%) Red Hat
8 13 (1.96%) Citrix
8 13 (1.96%) Google
8 13 (1.96%) Twitter
9 12 (1.81%) Apple
10 11 (1.66%) Telerik
11 9 (1.36%) Cisco
12 5 (0.75%) Sun
12 5 (0.75%) Rackspace
12 5 (0.75%) Tableau
12 5 (0.75%) Facebook
13 4 (0.60%) Splunk
13 4 (0.60%) Talend
13 4 (0.60%) hybris
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Share options
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Ascend Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Talent Spa
Salary: £25k - 35k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Staffordshire
Axica Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Premier IT
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £28000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Shropshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £33000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Worcestershire
BARCLAY ANDERSON LIMITED
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Worcestershire
Searchability
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Rugby, Warwickshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £34000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
West Midlands
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
SCC
Posted: 15 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Mobile Fun Ltd
Salary: From £0 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Mobile Fun Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £48,000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Mobile Fun Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago