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 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
MySQL
Rank 49 54 61
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +7
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 258 213 196
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 4.50% 4.08% 4.04%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 13.38% 12.45% 10.89%
Number of salaries quoted 239 202 186
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -1.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
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
1928 1711 1799
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 33.59% 32.74% 37.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1717 1481 1611
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 28 November 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 28 November 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 +6 69 £35,000 +7.69% 16
Warwickshire +12 53 £30,750 -27.64% 4
Worcestershire +11 40 £32,500 +1.56% 2
Coventry -10 39 £32,500 -7.14% 4
Staffordshire -1 34 £35,000 +55.55% 4
Solihull +1 7 £30,000 - 6
Shropshire -6 6 £32,500 +18.18% 3
Sutton Coldfield +2 3 £38,500 +57.14% 1
Wolverhampton -2 3 £35,000 +16.66% 4
Herefordshire +4 2 £32,500 +8.33%
Wednesbury - 2 £31,500 -
MySQL
England

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 November 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.

1 359 (75.10%) PHP
2 345 (72.18%) HTML
3 311 (65.06%) CSS
4 310 (64.85%) JavaScript
5 267 (55.86%) jQuery
6 190 (39.75%) MVC
7 181 (37.87%) Linux
8 136 (28.45%) HTML5
9 127 (26.57%) PHP5
10 113 (23.64%) OO
11 110 (23.01%) Zend
12 108 (22.59%) SQL
13 102 (21.34%) CSS3
14 97 (20.29%) SQL Server
15 91 (19.04%) OOP
16 86 (17.99%) Apache
17 81 (16.95%) Git (software)
18 79 (16.53%) Web Development
19 78 (16.32%) Subversion
20 75 (15.69%) CMS
21 73 (15.27%) E-Commerce
22 72 (15.06%) .NET
22 72 (15.06%) WordPress
23 66 (13.81%) Oracle
24 64 (13.39%) Open Source
25 60 (12.55%) Symfony
26 57 (11.92%) Ajax
26 57 (11.92%) C#
27 55 (11.51%) Marketing
28 54 (11.30%) LAMP

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 86 (17.99%) Apache
2 75 (15.69%) CMS
3 72 (15.06%) WordPress
4 24 (5.02%) Drupal
5 15 (3.14%) Joomla!
5 15 (3.14%) Tomcat
6 12 (2.51%) GlassFish
7 10 (2.09%) JBoss
8 9 (1.88%) IIS
9 7 (1.46%) Node.js
10 6 (1.26%) nginx
10 6 (1.26%) MS Exchange
11 5 (1.05%) Moodle
11 5 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2010
12 4 (0.84%) Umbraco
12 4 (0.84%) Sitecore CMS
13 3 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2013
13 3 (0.63%) SharePoint
13 3 (0.63%) WebLogic
13 3 (0.63%) WebSphere
Applications
1 25 (5.23%) MS Excel
2 23 (4.81%) Photoshop
3 8 (1.67%) MS Visio
4 6 (1.26%) MS Project
4 6 (1.26%) Adobe Illustrator
4 6 (1.26%) OmniGraffle
5 4 (0.84%) MS Office
6 3 (0.63%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.21%) GIMP
7 1 (0.21%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.21%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 34 (7.11%) Magento
2 10 (2.09%) WebTrends
3 5 (1.05%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.21%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 19 (3.97%) SaaS
2 6 (1.26%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (1.05%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (0.84%) GitHub
5 3 (0.63%) Google Apps
6 2 (0.42%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 33 (6.90%) DNS
2 20 (4.18%) Internet
3 17 (3.56%) Intranet
4 14 (2.93%) HTTP
5 10 (2.09%) SSH
6 9 (1.88%) LDAP
7 7 (1.46%) DHCP
7 7 (1.46%) TCP/IP
8 6 (1.26%) Firewall
9 5 (1.05%) VPN
10 4 (0.84%) SNMP
11 3 (0.63%) WAN
11 3 (0.63%) SMTP
11 3 (0.63%) LAN
11 3 (0.63%) VoIP
11 3 (0.63%) SSL
11 3 (0.63%) VLAN
12 2 (0.42%) Asterisk PBX
12 2 (0.42%) Broadband
13 1 (0.21%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 97 (20.29%) SQL Server
2 23 (4.81%) Relational Database
3 22 (4.60%) PostgreSQL
4 14 (2.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 12 (2.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 12 (2.51%) Oracle Database
6 9 (1.88%) Apache Cassandra
7 6 (1.26%) DB2
7 6 (1.26%) MS Access
8 5 (1.05%) NoSQL
9 3 (0.63%) Redis
9 3 (0.63%) MongoDB
9 3 (0.63%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (0.63%) Informix
9 3 (0.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (0.63%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (0.42%) Oracle BI EE
10 2 (0.42%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (0.42%) BusinessObjects
10 2 (0.42%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 81 (16.95%) Git (software)
2 78 (16.32%) Subversion
3 20 (4.18%) Jenkins
4 14 (2.93%) PHPUnit
5 13 (2.72%) Hudson
6 11 (2.30%) Behat
6 11 (2.30%) Eclipse
7 8 (1.67%) JIRA
8 7 (1.46%) Dreamweaver
9 6 (1.26%) Selenium
9 6 (1.26%) Team Foundation Server
10 5 (1.05%) Visual Studio
11 4 (0.84%) Mercurial
11 4 (0.84%) RSpec
11 4 (0.84%) Cucumber
12 3 (0.63%) NetBeans
12 3 (0.63%) Zend Studio
12 3 (0.63%) WATIR
13 1 (0.21%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 1 (0.21%) Oracle Forms
General
1 55 (11.51%) Marketing
2 29 (6.07%) Retail
3 12 (2.51%) Advertising
4 10 (2.09%) Finance
5 5 (1.05%) Telecoms
6 4 (0.84%) Publishing
7 2 (0.42%) Games
8 1 (0.21%) Banking
Job Titles
1 380 (79.50%) Developer
2 216 (45.19%) PHP Developer
3 114 (23.85%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 101 (21.13%) Web Developer
5 35 (7.32%) PHP Web Developer
6 31 (6.49%) Senior Developer
7 26 (5.44%) Analyst
8 24 (5.02%) .NET Developer
9 23 (4.81%) MySQL Developer
10 20 (4.18%) Programmer
11 19 (3.97%) Applications Developer
11 19 (3.97%) Software Developer
12 18 (3.77%) Junior
12 18 (3.77%) Senior Web Developer
12 18 (3.77%) Web Applications Developer
13 17 (3.56%) Junior Developer
14 16 (3.35%) PHP Programmer
14 16 (3.35%) JavaScript Developer
15 14 (2.93%) PHP LAMP Developer
16 12 (2.51%) Web Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 345 (72.18%) HTML
2 311 (65.06%) CSS
3 267 (55.86%) jQuery
4 136 (28.45%) HTML5
5 102 (21.34%) CSS3
6 72 (15.06%) .NET
7 60 (12.55%) Symfony
8 57 (11.92%) Ajax
9 54 (11.30%) LAMP
10 49 (10.25%) XHTML
11 40 (8.37%) ASP.NET
12 34 (7.11%) Backbone.js
12 34 (7.11%) AngularJS
13 33 (6.90%) WCF
14 30 (6.28%) Yii
15 29 (6.07%) KnockoutJS
16 28 (5.86%) Ember.js
16 28 (5.86%) Web Services
17 23 (4.81%) XML
18 22 (4.60%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 64 (13.39%) Open Source
2 32 (6.69%) Mobile App
3 26 (5.44%) User Experience
4 23 (4.81%) Analytical Skills
4 23 (4.81%) Algorithms
4 23 (4.81%) Enterprise Software
5 19 (3.97%) W3C
6 16 (3.35%) Computer Science
7 13 (2.72%) Social Media
8 8 (1.67%) N-Tier
9 7 (1.46%) Statistics
9 7 (1.46%) Mathematics
10 6 (1.26%) Blog
10 6 (1.26%) Smart Meter
11 5 (1.05%) Visualisation
11 5 (1.05%) Physics
11 5 (1.05%) Economics
11 5 (1.05%) Smartphone
12 4 (0.84%) Client/Server
13 3 (0.63%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 181 (37.87%) Linux
2 51 (10.67%) UNIX
3 40 (8.37%) Windows
4 31 (6.49%) CentOS
5 24 (5.02%) Fedora
6 23 (4.81%) Ubuntu
7 21 (4.39%) Apple iOS
8 19 (3.97%) Android
9 6 (1.26%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (1.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 4 (0.84%) Windows XP
12 3 (0.63%) Windows 7
12 3 (0.63%) Windows 8
12 3 (0.63%) Windows Server 2012
13 2 (0.42%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 2 (0.42%) Debian
14 1 (0.21%) Solaris
14 1 (0.21%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.21%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 190 (39.75%) MVC
2 113 (23.64%) OO
3 91 (19.04%) OOP
4 79 (16.53%) Web Development
5 73 (15.27%) E-Commerce
6 53 (11.09%) Agile Software Development
7 50 (10.46%) SEO
7 50 (10.46%) OO PHP
8 26 (5.44%) Software Engineering
9 23 (4.81%) TDD
9 23 (4.81%) Scrum
10 22 (4.60%) Continuous Integration
11 19 (3.97%) Mobile Application Development
11 19 (3.97%) OOD
11 19 (3.97%) Project Management
12 17 (3.56%) User Acceptance Testing
13 16 (3.35%) Web Design
14 15 (3.14%) BDD
15 14 (2.93%) Responsive Web Design
16 13 (2.72%) Pay per click
Programming Languages
1 359 (75.10%) PHP
2 310 (64.85%) JavaScript
3 127 (26.57%) PHP5
4 108 (22.59%) SQL
5 57 (11.92%) C#
6 49 (10.25%) Java
7 34 (7.11%) VB.NET
8 24 (5.02%) PHP4
9 17 (3.56%) Bash Shell
10 13 (2.72%) ActionScript
10 13 (2.72%) T-SQL
10 13 (2.72%) C++
11 11 (2.30%) Perl
11 11 (2.30%) Python
12 10 (2.09%) ActionScript 3.0
13 7 (1.46%) VB
14 6 (1.26%) VBA
15 5 (1.05%) PL/SQL
15 5 (1.05%) C
15 5 (1.05%) VB6
Qualifications
1 36 (7.53%) Degree
2 5 (1.05%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 3 (0.63%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.42%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.21%) HNC
5 1 (0.21%) HND
5 1 (0.21%) Postgraduate
5 1 (0.21%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.21%) OCA
5 1 (0.21%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (2.72%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (1.05%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.42%) XenApp
4 1 (0.21%) Postfix
4 1 (0.21%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (0.21%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 9 (1.88%) Puppet
2 4 (0.84%) WMI
3 3 (0.63%) Vagrant
4 2 (0.42%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (0.21%) Plesk
5 1 (0.21%) CA SiteMinder
5 1 (0.21%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 110 (23.01%) Zend
2 66 (13.81%) Oracle
3 34 (7.11%) Red Hat
4 23 (4.81%) Microsoft
4 23 (4.81%) Google
5 15 (3.14%) Adobe
6 9 (1.88%) VMware
7 8 (1.67%) Cisco
8 7 (1.46%) Citrix
8 7 (1.46%) Sun
9 5 (1.05%) Twitter
10 4 (0.84%) Sitecore
10 4 (0.84%) Business Objects
11 3 (0.63%) SAP
11 3 (0.63%) Sybase
11 3 (0.63%) LANDesk
12 2 (0.42%) Northgate
12 2 (0.42%) Veeam
12 2 (0.42%) Acronis
12 2 (0.42%) Splunk
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ISL
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + amazing benefits package
Posted: 15 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits - pension, free parking
Posted: 15 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Warwickshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Shortlist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 per annum + Benefits, Phone, Laptop, PC, Bonus
Posted: 18 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £18,000 to £26,000 per annum plus team bonus !
Posted: 20 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £34000 - £43000 per annum + Car / Bonus / Laptop / Mobile
Posted: 23 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Rugby, Warwickshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + great company
Posted: 3 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits + Training
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago