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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
MySQL
Rank 62 71 60
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -11
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 227 172 201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 4.05% 3.16% 4.15%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 12.14% 10.95% 12.17%
Number of salaries quoted 201 160 161
Average salary £32,500 £31,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.83% -6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,500 £52,500
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
1870 1571 1651
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 33.39% 28.87% 34.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1561 1395 1434
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +4 65 £29,000 -6.45% 10
Warwickshire +23 48 £30,000 -4.76% 5
Worcestershire +17 36 £30,000 - 11
Coventry +10 35 £32,500 - 5
Staffordshire -23 17 £30,000 +26.31% 2
Wolverhampton -6 7 £38,500 +33.91%
Solihull +2 4 £25,000 -33.33% 6
Shropshire -1 4 £31,500 -10.00% 3
Sutton Coldfield -2 3 £38,500 +40.00%
Dudley - 2 £38,000 -
MySQL
England

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 348 (75.49%) PHP
2 294 (63.77%) HTML
3 269 (58.35%) JavaScript
4 268 (58.13%) CSS
5 206 (44.69%) jQuery
6 175 (37.96%) Linux
7 150 (32.54%) MVC
8 117 (25.38%) SQL
9 110 (23.86%) Apache
10 106 (22.99%) Zend
11 96 (20.82%) HTML5
12 95 (20.61%) WordPress
13 94 (20.39%) PHP5
14 87 (18.87%) OO
15 83 (18.00%) SQL Server
16 79 (17.14%) CMS
17 75 (16.27%) Git (software)
18 69 (14.97%) CSS3
18 69 (14.97%) Subversion
18 69 (14.97%) Oracle
19 68 (14.75%) Java
20 63 (13.67%) Web Services
20 63 (13.67%) Web Development
21 61 (13.23%) OOP
22 60 (13.02%) Open Source
23 58 (12.58%) Symfony
23 58 (12.58%) E-Commerce
24 56 (12.15%) LAMP
24 56 (12.15%) SEO
25 52 (11.28%) Magento

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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
1 110 (23.86%) Apache
2 95 (20.61%) WordPress
3 79 (17.14%) CMS
4 37 (8.03%) Tomcat
5 24 (5.21%) Drupal
6 21 (4.56%) Joomla!
7 16 (3.47%) IIS
8 13 (2.82%) GlassFish
9 11 (2.39%) nginx
9 11 (2.39%) SharePoint
10 8 (1.74%) MS Exchange
10 8 (1.74%) Moodle
11 6 (1.30%) Node.js
11 6 (1.30%) WebLogic
11 6 (1.30%) WebSphere
12 5 (1.08%) BizTalk Server
12 5 (1.08%) MTS
12 5 (1.08%) OpenStack
12 5 (1.08%) Apache Solr
13 4 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 36 (7.81%) Photoshop
2 18 (3.90%) MS Excel
3 12 (2.60%) Adobe Illustrator
4 11 (2.39%) MS Office
5 4 (0.87%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.43%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.22%) GIMP
7 1 (0.22%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.22%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 52 (11.28%) Magento
2 19 (4.12%) WebTrends
3 7 (1.52%) Google Analytics
4 2 (0.43%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.22%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 13 (2.82%) SaaS
2 5 (1.08%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.65%) GitHub
4 2 (0.43%) Trello
4 2 (0.43%) Office 365
4 2 (0.43%) Google App Engine
5 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 50 (10.85%) DNS
2 26 (5.64%) SSL
3 20 (4.34%) SSH
4 15 (3.25%) Internet
5 14 (3.04%) HTTP
6 13 (2.82%) LDAP
7 12 (2.60%) Intranet
8 10 (2.17%) SAN
8 10 (2.17%) TCP/IP
9 8 (1.74%) VLAN
10 7 (1.52%) Firewall
11 6 (1.30%) Network Security
11 6 (1.30%) VoIP
12 5 (1.08%) SNMP
13 4 (0.87%) WAN
13 4 (0.87%) LAN
13 4 (0.87%) Asterisk PBX
14 3 (0.65%) VPN
14 3 (0.65%) DHCP
15 2 (0.43%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (18.00%) SQL Server
2 24 (5.21%) PostgreSQL
3 20 (4.34%) Relational Database
4 17 (3.69%) NoSQL
5 12 (2.60%) Apache Cassandra
6 10 (2.17%) MongoDB
7 9 (1.95%) Hadoop
7 9 (1.95%) Big Data
8 8 (1.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 8 (1.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 6 (1.30%) DB2
10 5 (1.08%) Oracle Database
11 4 (0.87%) Data Mining
12 2 (0.43%) BusinessObjects
12 2 (0.43%) SQL Server 2000
12 2 (0.43%) MS Access
12 2 (0.43%) Crystal Reports
12 2 (0.43%) SQL Server 2005
12 2 (0.43%) BusinessObjects XI
12 2 (0.43%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 75 (16.27%) Git (software)
2 69 (14.97%) Subversion
3 16 (3.47%) Hudson
4 14 (3.04%) Jenkins
5 11 (2.39%) PHPUnit
5 11 (2.39%) Eclipse
6 8 (1.74%) Behat
7 7 (1.52%) Team Foundation Server
7 7 (1.52%) Selenium
8 6 (1.30%) JIRA
9 5 (1.08%) JUnit
9 5 (1.08%) Cucumber
10 4 (0.87%) Maven
10 4 (0.87%) NetBeans
10 4 (0.87%) Zend Studio
11 3 (0.65%) RSpec
11 3 (0.65%) Ant
11 3 (0.65%) Dreamweaver
11 3 (0.65%) Eclipse RCP
12 2 (0.43%) JBehave
General
1 51 (11.06%) Marketing
2 29 (6.29%) Retail
3 10 (2.17%) Games
4 9 (1.95%) Telecoms
5 8 (1.74%) Finance
6 5 (1.08%) Publishing
7 3 (0.65%) Investment Banking
7 3 (0.65%) Advertising
7 3 (0.65%) Banking
8 1 (0.22%) Billing
8 1 (0.22%) Electronics
8 1 (0.22%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 339 (73.54%) Developer
2 171 (37.09%) PHP Developer
3 111 (24.08%) Web Developer
4 72 (15.62%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 33 (7.16%) PHP Web Developer
6 30 (6.51%) Analyst
7 24 (5.21%) JavaScript Developer
8 23 (4.99%) Senior Developer
8 23 (4.99%) Java Developer
9 22 (4.77%) Administrator
10 19 (4.12%) Applications Developer
10 19 (4.12%) Junior
10 19 (4.12%) Web Applications Developer
11 16 (3.47%) Junior Developer
12 14 (3.04%) MySQL Developer
13 13 (2.82%) Graduate
13 13 (2.82%) PHP LAMP Developer
14 12 (2.60%) Systems Administrator
14 12 (2.60%) Programmer
14 12 (2.60%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 294 (63.77%) HTML
2 268 (58.13%) CSS
3 206 (44.69%) jQuery
4 96 (20.82%) HTML5
5 69 (14.97%) CSS3
6 63 (13.67%) Web Services
7 58 (12.58%) Symfony
8 56 (12.15%) LAMP
9 45 (9.76%) XHTML
10 44 (9.54%) AngularJS
11 42 (9.11%) Backbone.js
12 39 (8.46%) .NET
13 37 (8.03%) KnockoutJS
13 37 (8.03%) Ember.js
14 31 (6.72%) XML
15 30 (6.51%) Ajax
16 27 (5.86%) ASP.NET
17 25 (5.42%) WCF
18 24 (5.21%) Zend Framework
19 23 (4.99%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 60 (13.02%) Open Source
2 31 (6.72%) Enterprise Software
3 27 (5.86%) User Experience
4 22 (4.77%) Mobile App
5 19 (4.12%) Social Media
6 15 (3.25%) Statistics
7 12 (2.60%) Mathematics
7 12 (2.60%) Analytical Skills
8 10 (2.17%) W3C
9 8 (1.74%) Computer Science
10 7 (1.52%) Physics
10 7 (1.52%) Economics
10 7 (1.52%) Visualisation
11 6 (1.30%) Smartphone
12 5 (1.08%) Replication
12 5 (1.08%) Internet of Things
13 4 (0.87%) Management Information System
13 4 (0.87%) N-Tier
13 4 (0.87%) Artificial Intelligence
13 4 (0.87%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 175 (37.96%) Linux
2 50 (10.85%) Windows
3 49 (10.63%) UNIX
4 29 (6.29%) CentOS
5 21 (4.56%) Ubuntu
6 14 (3.04%) Apple iOS
7 13 (2.82%) Android
7 13 (2.82%) Fedora
8 10 (2.17%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (1.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (1.52%) Debian
10 6 (1.30%) Windows 7
11 5 (1.08%) SELinux
12 3 (0.65%) Windows 8
12 3 (0.65%) Windows Server 2012
13 2 (0.43%) Windows XP
13 2 (0.43%) Mac OS X
13 2 (0.43%) Windows Server 2003
14 1 (0.22%) Solaris
14 1 (0.22%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 150 (32.54%) MVC
2 87 (18.87%) OO
3 63 (13.67%) Web Development
4 61 (13.23%) OOP
5 58 (12.58%) E-Commerce
6 56 (12.15%) SEO
7 50 (10.85%) Agile Software Development
8 33 (7.16%) OO PHP
9 25 (5.42%) Analytics
10 23 (4.99%) TDD
11 22 (4.77%) Content Management
12 20 (4.34%) Software Engineering
12 20 (4.34%) Continuous Integration
13 19 (4.12%) Web Design
14 18 (3.90%) Scrum
15 17 (3.69%) CRM
15 17 (3.69%) OOD
15 17 (3.69%) Time Management
16 16 (3.47%) Mobile Application Development
16 16 (3.47%) Customer Engagement
Programming Languages
1 348 (75.49%) PHP
2 269 (58.35%) JavaScript
3 117 (25.38%) SQL
4 94 (20.39%) PHP5
5 68 (14.75%) Java
6 34 (7.38%) Python
7 29 (6.29%) C#
8 25 (5.42%) Bash Shell
9 24 (5.21%) Perl
10 20 (4.34%) VB.NET
11 14 (3.04%) ActionScript
12 12 (2.60%) C++
12 12 (2.60%) PHP4
13 9 (1.95%) MATLAB
13 9 (1.95%) ActionScript 3.0
14 8 (1.74%) R
14 8 (1.74%) Shell Script
15 7 (1.52%) PowerShell
16 6 (1.30%) Ruby
16 6 (1.30%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 41 (8.89%) Degree
2 4 (0.87%) Oracle Certification
3 3 (0.65%) Sun Certification
3 3 (0.65%) Security Cleared
3 3 (0.65%) CBAP
3 3 (0.65%) ISEB
3 3 (0.65%) OCP
4 2 (0.43%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (0.43%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.22%) OCPJP
5 1 (0.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (0.22%) Postgraduate
5 1 (0.22%) OCA
5 1 (0.22%) CCA
5 1 (0.22%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (0.22%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (1.52%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (2.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (2.17%) Active Directory
3 6 (1.30%) Postfix
4 5 (1.08%) Sendmail
4 5 (1.08%) Forefront TMG
4 5 (1.08%) Varnish
5 4 (0.87%) Hyper-V
5 4 (0.87%) vSphere
5 4 (0.87%) Shibboleth
5 4 (0.87%) XenApp
6 2 (0.43%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.22%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (0.22%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.22%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.22%) ISA Server
7 1 (0.22%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 8 (1.74%) Puppet
2 7 (1.52%) Plesk
3 6 (1.30%) Backup Exec
4 5 (1.08%) Nagios
5 4 (0.87%) WSUS
6 1 (0.22%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (0.22%) CA SiteMinder
6 1 (0.22%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 106 (22.99%) Zend
2 69 (14.97%) Oracle
3 33 (7.16%) Microsoft
4 27 (5.86%) Red Hat
5 24 (5.21%) Google
6 16 (3.47%) VMware
7 15 (3.25%) Adobe
8 13 (2.82%) Sun
9 12 (2.60%) Citrix
10 10 (2.17%) JBoss
11 9 (1.95%) Cisco
12 8 (1.74%) Apple
13 5 (1.08%) Altiris
13 5 (1.08%) Dell
13 5 (1.08%) NetApp
14 4 (0.87%) Business Objects
14 4 (0.87%) Facebook
15 3 (0.65%) Twitter
15 3 (0.65%) SAP
15 3 (0.65%) Juniper
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + corporate benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Shrewsbury, Shropshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Warwickshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 6 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £35000 - £36000 per annum + Pension, flexi, Gym etc
Posted: 7 hours ago
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £30 - £35 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £18,000 to £25,000 per annum plus bonus and training!
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
SBC Recruitment
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Worcester, Worcestershire
3dtotal.com Ltd
Salary: £30 - £40K + BONUS + BENEFITS
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwickshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £22000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + benefits (Inc. flexi-time) + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Staffordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Woodrow Mercer Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum + benefits, relaxed environment
Posted: 3 days ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £17,000 to £27,000 per annum plus bonus paid on projects
Posted: 3 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago