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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
MySQL
Rank 55 68 51
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -17
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 220 183 222
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 4.02% 3.30% 4.59%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 11.94% 11.25% 13.42%
Number of salaries quoted 192 166 179
Average salary £32,000 £31,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.22% -7.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £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
1842 1626 1654
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 33.70% 29.30% 34.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1532 1450 1446
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
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 2 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 2 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 +6 63 £27,500 -11.29% 8
Warwickshire +16 37 £30,000 - 5
Worcestershire +13 34 £30,000 - 4
Coventry +11 29 £32,500 - 3
Staffordshire -19 19 £30,000 +25.00% 6
Wolverhampton -3 8 £37,750 +2.02%
Solihull -1 6 £25,000 -17.35% 1
Shropshire -10 5 £27,750 -20.71% 2
Sutton Coldfield -1 3 £37,500 +70.45%
Dudley - 2 £38,000 -
MySQL
England

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 2 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.

1 359 (76.38%) PHP
2 285 (60.64%) HTML
3 275 (58.51%) JavaScript
4 260 (55.32%) CSS
5 205 (43.62%) jQuery
6 182 (38.72%) Linux
7 152 (32.34%) MVC
8 129 (27.45%) SQL
9 113 (24.04%) Apache
10 107 (22.77%) Zend
11 93 (19.79%) WordPress
12 88 (18.72%) HTML5
13 87 (18.51%) PHP5
14 86 (18.30%) Web Services
15 85 (18.09%) OO
16 81 (17.23%) CMS
17 76 (16.17%) SQL Server
18 74 (15.74%) Java
18 74 (15.74%) Git (software)
19 69 (14.68%) Oracle
20 68 (14.47%) SEO
20 68 (14.47%) Web Development
21 67 (14.26%) CSS3
22 64 (13.62%) OOP
23 63 (13.40%) Subversion
24 62 (13.19%) LAMP
25 57 (12.13%) Open Source
26 56 (11.91%) Magento
27 55 (11.70%) Symfony
27 55 (11.70%) E-Commerce

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 2 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
1 113 (24.04%) Apache
2 93 (19.79%) WordPress
3 81 (17.23%) CMS
4 40 (8.51%) Tomcat
5 23 (4.89%) Drupal
6 21 (4.47%) Joomla!
7 19 (4.04%) IIS
7 19 (4.04%) Node.js
8 15 (3.19%) GlassFish
9 13 (2.77%) nginx
9 13 (2.77%) SharePoint
10 11 (2.34%) Moodle
11 6 (1.28%) MS Exchange
11 6 (1.28%) WebLogic
11 6 (1.28%) WebSphere
12 5 (1.06%) BizTalk Server
12 5 (1.06%) MTS
12 5 (1.06%) Apache Solr
12 5 (1.06%) OpenStack
13 4 (0.85%) ExpressionEngine
Applications
1 38 (8.09%) Photoshop
2 12 (2.55%) MS Office
3 11 (2.34%) MS Excel
3 11 (2.34%) Adobe Illustrator
4 6 (1.28%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.43%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.21%) GIMP
6 1 (0.21%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 56 (11.91%) Magento
2 19 (4.04%) WebTrends
3 7 (1.49%) Google Analytics
4 2 (0.43%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.21%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 18 (3.83%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (2.77%) SaaS
3 12 (2.55%) Amazon SQS
3 12 (2.55%) Amazon S3
3 12 (2.55%) ElastiCache
3 12 (2.55%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 2 (0.43%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.43%) Google App Engine
4 2 (0.43%) Office 365
4 2 (0.43%) GitHub
5 1 (0.21%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 51 (10.85%) DNS
2 29 (6.17%) SSL
3 22 (4.68%) SSH
4 16 (3.40%) HTTP
5 12 (2.55%) Intranet
5 12 (2.55%) Internet
6 11 (2.34%) LDAP
7 10 (2.13%) TCP/IP
7 10 (2.13%) SAN
8 9 (1.91%) VLAN
9 6 (1.28%) Network Security
9 6 (1.28%) VoIP
10 5 (1.06%) SNMP
10 5 (1.06%) Firewall
11 4 (0.85%) Asterisk PBX
11 4 (0.85%) Extranet
12 3 (0.64%) WAN
12 3 (0.64%) LAN
12 3 (0.64%) DHCP
13 2 (0.43%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (16.17%) SQL Server
2 32 (6.81%) PostgreSQL
3 22 (4.68%) MongoDB
4 21 (4.47%) NoSQL
5 17 (3.62%) Relational Database
6 13 (2.77%) Hadoop
6 13 (2.77%) Big Data
7 12 (2.55%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 10 (2.13%) Apache Cassandra
9 6 (1.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 6 (1.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 5 (1.06%) DB2
10 5 (1.06%) Oracle Database
11 4 (0.85%) 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
Development Applications
1 74 (15.74%) Git (software)
2 63 (13.40%) Subversion
3 21 (4.47%) Hudson
4 17 (3.62%) Jenkins
5 13 (2.77%) Cucumber
5 13 (2.77%) Selenium
6 11 (2.34%) Eclipse
7 9 (1.91%) Maven
8 8 (1.70%) PHPUnit
9 7 (1.49%) JBehave
10 6 (1.28%) RSpec
10 6 (1.28%) Team Foundation Server
11 4 (0.85%) Zend Studio
11 4 (0.85%) NetBeans
11 4 (0.85%) JUnit
11 4 (0.85%) Behat
12 3 (0.64%) Eclipse RCP
12 3 (0.64%) JIRA
13 2 (0.43%) WATIR
13 2 (0.43%) Dreamweaver
General
1 49 (10.43%) Marketing
2 29 (6.17%) Retail
3 14 (2.98%) Games
4 9 (1.91%) Finance
5 8 (1.70%) Telecoms
6 6 (1.28%) Publishing
7 4 (0.85%) Advertising
7 4 (0.85%) Billing
8 3 (0.64%) Investment Banking
8 3 (0.64%) Banking
9 1 (0.21%) Electronics
9 1 (0.21%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 347 (73.83%) Developer
2 175 (37.23%) PHP Developer
3 106 (22.55%) Web Developer
4 65 (13.83%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 31 (6.60%) Analyst
6 30 (6.38%) PHP Web Developer
7 28 (5.96%) Senior Developer
8 27 (5.74%) Java Developer
9 23 (4.89%) JavaScript Developer
10 20 (4.26%) Administrator
10 20 (4.26%) Junior
11 19 (4.04%) Applications Developer
11 19 (4.04%) Web Applications Developer
12 17 (3.62%) Junior Developer
13 14 (2.98%) Graduate
13 14 (2.98%) PHP LAMP Developer
14 12 (2.55%) Senior PHP Developer
15 11 (2.34%) Linux Administrator
15 11 (2.34%) MySQL Developer
15 11 (2.34%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 285 (60.64%) HTML
2 260 (55.32%) CSS
3 205 (43.62%) jQuery
4 88 (18.72%) HTML5
5 86 (18.30%) Web Services
6 67 (14.26%) CSS3
7 62 (13.19%) LAMP
8 55 (11.70%) Symfony
9 49 (10.43%) .NET
10 47 (10.00%) AngularJS
11 44 (9.36%) XHTML
12 43 (9.15%) Backbone.js
13 38 (8.09%) Ember.js
14 36 (7.66%) KnockoutJS
15 34 (7.23%) REST
16 33 (7.02%) XML
17 32 (6.81%) SOAP
18 30 (6.38%) Ajax
19 27 (5.74%) Zend Framework
20 24 (5.11%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 57 (12.13%) Open Source
2 28 (5.96%) Enterprise Software
3 26 (5.53%) Social Media
4 19 (4.04%) Mobile App
4 19 (4.04%) Statistics
5 17 (3.62%) Mathematics
6 8 (1.70%) Computer Science
7 7 (1.49%) Physics
7 7 (1.49%) Economics
7 7 (1.49%) Visualisation
8 5 (1.06%) Internet of Things
8 5 (1.06%) N-Tier
8 5 (1.06%) Replication
9 4 (0.85%) Artificial Intelligence
9 4 (0.85%) Management Information System
9 4 (0.85%) Smartphone
9 4 (0.85%) Digital Media
10 3 (0.64%) Credit Risk
10 3 (0.64%) FMCG
10 3 (0.64%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 182 (38.72%) Linux
2 49 (10.43%) Windows
3 47 (10.00%) UNIX
4 27 (5.74%) CentOS
5 16 (3.40%) Ubuntu
6 11 (2.34%) Fedora
7 10 (2.13%) Apple iOS
8 9 (1.91%) Android
8 9 (1.91%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (1.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 6 (1.28%) Debian
11 5 (1.06%) Windows 7
11 5 (1.06%) SELinux
12 3 (0.64%) Mac OS X
13 2 (0.43%) Windows Server 2003
13 2 (0.43%) Windows 8
13 2 (0.43%) Windows Server 2012
14 1 (0.21%) Windows 2000 Server
14 1 (0.21%) Solaris
14 1 (0.21%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 152 (32.34%) MVC
2 85 (18.09%) OO
3 68 (14.47%) SEO
3 68 (14.47%) Web Development
4 64 (13.62%) OOP
5 55 (11.70%) E-Commerce
6 29 (6.17%) Analytics
7 27 (5.74%) OO PHP
7 27 (5.74%) Agile Software Development
8 24 (5.11%) Content Management
9 23 (4.89%) Unit Testing
10 20 (4.26%) Continuous Integration
10 20 (4.26%) Software Engineering
10 20 (4.26%) TDD
11 19 (4.04%) Web Design
12 18 (3.83%) OOD
12 18 (3.83%) Time Management
13 16 (3.40%) Customer Engagement
13 16 (3.40%) CRM
14 14 (2.98%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 359 (76.38%) PHP
2 275 (58.51%) JavaScript
3 129 (27.45%) SQL
4 87 (18.51%) PHP5
5 74 (15.74%) Java
6 45 (9.57%) Python
7 27 (5.74%) C#
8 25 (5.32%) Perl
9 24 (5.11%) Bash Shell
10 18 (3.83%) ActionScript
11 16 (3.40%) VB.NET
12 14 (2.98%) Ruby
13 13 (2.77%) MATLAB
14 12 (2.55%) ActionScript 3.0
14 12 (2.55%) R
14 12 (2.55%) C++
15 9 (1.91%) PHP4
15 9 (1.91%) PowerShell
16 7 (1.49%) Shell Script
17 6 (1.28%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 47 (10.00%) Degree
2 4 (0.85%) Oracle Certification
3 3 (0.64%) Sun Certification
3 3 (0.64%) ISEB
3 3 (0.64%) OCP
3 3 (0.64%) Security Cleared
3 3 (0.64%) CBAP
4 2 (0.43%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (0.43%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.21%) OCA
5 1 (0.21%) CCA
5 1 (0.21%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (0.21%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.21%) OCPJP
5 1 (0.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.06%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (2.34%) Active Directory
2 10 (2.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (1.49%) Forefront TMG
4 6 (1.28%) vSphere
4 6 (1.28%) Shibboleth
4 6 (1.28%) Postfix
5 5 (1.06%) Sendmail
5 5 (1.06%) Varnish
6 4 (0.85%) Hyper-V
7 3 (0.64%) XenApp
8 2 (0.43%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.21%) Oracle RMAN
9 1 (0.21%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (0.21%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.21%) ISA Server
9 1 (0.21%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 8 (1.70%) Backup Exec
2 7 (1.49%) Plesk
2 7 (1.49%) Puppet
3 6 (1.28%) WSUS
4 5 (1.06%) Nagios
5 3 (0.64%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.21%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 107 (22.77%) Zend
2 69 (14.68%) Oracle
3 47 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 25 (5.32%) Red Hat
5 23 (4.89%) Google
6 15 (3.19%) VMware
7 14 (2.98%) Adobe
8 12 (2.55%) JBoss
9 11 (2.34%) Sun
9 11 (2.34%) Citrix
10 9 (1.91%) Cisco
11 8 (1.70%) Apple
12 7 (1.49%) Altiris
12 7 (1.49%) Facebook
13 5 (1.06%) NetApp
13 5 (1.06%) Dell
14 4 (0.85%) Business Objects
14 4 (0.85%) Twitter
15 2 (0.43%) Splunk
15 2 (0.43%) Northgate
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £18,000 to £25,000 per annum plus team bonus !
Posted: 15 hours ago
Southam, Warwickshire
RecruitX
Salary: £18,000 - £25,000 Dependant on Experience
Posted: 17 hours ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Rugby, Warwickshire
TheSmartList
Salary: £Competitive DOE
Posted: 23 hours ago
Warwickshire
ISL
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Executive Resource Group
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands
Boston Capel
Salary: £20,000 - £30,000 depending on experience
Posted: 4 days ago
Worcestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Warwickshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Shrewsbury, Shropshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Staffordshire
Bright Executive Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 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
Warwickshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £22000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Worcester
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Lichfield
360 Resourcing
Salary: £45k - 50k per year
Posted: 11 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Give-A-Grad-A-Go Ltd
Salary: £20k - 30k per year
Posted: 12 days ago