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

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
MySQL
Rank 28 40 72
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +32
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 372 247 163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 6.95% 5.01% 3.24%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 20.54% 15.49% 9.83%
Number of salaries quoted 343 237 154
Average salary £34,000 £32,750 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.81% +14.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,950 £24,600
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
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
1811 1595 1658
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 33.84% 32.33% 32.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1596 1365 1464
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +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 1 May 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 1 May 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 -10 89 £27,500 -8.33% 22
Warwickshire +5 82 £35,661 -16.09% 8
Staffordshire +21 60 £36,500 +10.60% 1
Coventry +6 33 £40,000 +6.66% 7
Worcestershire +6 23 £35,000 +27.27% 8
Solihull +13 18 £28,500 -18.57% 2
Wolverhampton +2 12 £35,000 +27.27% 2
Sutton Coldfield - 10 £38,500 -
Shropshire -16 8 £30,500 -18.66% 3
Herefordshire +7 2 - - 1
Bilston - 1 £28,000 -
MySQL
England

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 May 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.

1 404 (69.18%) HTML
2 402 (68.84%) PHP
3 337 (57.71%) CSS
4 336 (57.53%) JavaScript
5 259 (44.35%) jQuery
6 237 (40.58%) Linux
7 216 (36.99%) SQL
8 183 (31.34%) MVC
9 156 (26.71%) OO
10 140 (23.97%) SQL Server
11 138 (23.63%) HTML5
12 126 (21.58%) Apache
13 121 (20.72%) Git (software)
14 117 (20.03%) .NET
15 105 (17.98%) Agile Software Development
16 103 (17.64%) Java
17 94 (16.10%) C#
17 94 (16.10%) OOP
18 91 (15.58%) CSS3
19 90 (15.41%) Web Development
20 89 (15.24%) Ajax
21 84 (14.38%) Oracle
21 84 (14.38%) E-Commerce
22 74 (12.67%) PHP5
23 69 (11.82%) UNIX
24 68 (11.64%) Degree
25 67 (11.47%) LAMP
25 67 (11.47%) OO PHP
26 60 (10.27%) Subversion
27 58 (9.93%) ASP.NET

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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
1 126 (21.58%) Apache
2 40 (6.85%) Tomcat
3 31 (5.31%) CMS
4 27 (4.62%) WordPress
5 24 (4.11%) Moodle
6 22 (3.77%) JBoss
7 20 (3.42%) IIS
8 15 (2.57%) GlassFish
8 15 (2.57%) Drupal
8 15 (2.57%) Elasticsearch
9 14 (2.40%) Joomla!
10 13 (2.23%) MS Exchange
11 12 (2.05%) Apache Solr
11 12 (2.05%) SharePoint
12 10 (1.71%) WebSphere
12 10 (1.71%) Node.js
13 9 (1.54%) concrete5
14 7 (1.20%) nginx
15 6 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2010
15 6 (1.03%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 17 (2.91%) Photoshop
2 14 (2.40%) MS Excel
3 4 (0.68%) OmniGraffle
3 4 (0.68%) MS Project
3 4 (0.68%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.51%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (0.51%) Fireworks
5 2 (0.34%) GIMP
6 1 (0.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 33 (5.65%) Magento
2 2 (0.34%) Odoo
3 1 (0.17%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 16 (2.74%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (1.20%) SaaS
3 5 (0.86%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (0.68%) Amazon Kinesis
4 4 (0.68%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 4 (0.68%) Amazon S3
4 4 (0.68%) CloudFront
4 4 (0.68%) Amazon SQS
5 2 (0.34%) Google Apps
5 2 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 29 (4.97%) TCP/IP
2 28 (4.79%) Internet
3 23 (3.94%) HTTP
4 18 (3.08%) DNS
5 9 (1.54%) SAN
5 9 (1.54%) LDAP
5 9 (1.54%) SNMP
5 9 (1.54%) NAS
6 6 (1.03%) VPN
6 6 (1.03%) VoIP
6 6 (1.03%) WAN
7 5 (0.86%) DDNS
7 5 (0.86%) LAN
8 3 (0.51%) Firewall
8 3 (0.51%) Intranet
8 3 (0.51%) 4G
9 2 (0.34%) Unified Communications
9 2 (0.34%) DHCP
9 2 (0.34%) MPLS
9 2 (0.34%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 140 (23.97%) SQL Server
2 38 (6.51%) Relational Database
3 31 (5.31%) PostgreSQL
4 28 (4.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 23 (3.94%) NoSQL
6 14 (2.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 12 (2.05%) RDBMS
8 11 (1.88%) Big Data
8 11 (1.88%) Oracle Database
9 8 (1.37%) SQL Server 2012
9 8 (1.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 8 (1.37%) SQL Server 2008
9 8 (1.37%) Data Warehouse
10 7 (1.20%) MongoDB
10 7 (1.20%) SQLite
10 7 (1.20%) SQL Server 2005
11 6 (1.03%) Redis
11 6 (1.03%) DB2
12 5 (0.86%) Apache Cassandra
13 4 (0.68%) Impala
Development Applications
1 121 (20.72%) Git (software)
2 60 (10.27%) Subversion
3 19 (3.25%) Visual Studio
4 16 (2.74%) JIRA
5 12 (2.05%) Hudson
6 11 (1.88%) PHPUnit
6 11 (1.88%) Jenkins
7 10 (1.71%) Maven
8 7 (1.20%) Xcode
8 7 (1.20%) Ant
9 5 (0.86%) Eclipse
10 4 (0.68%) Grunt
10 4 (0.68%) Selenium
10 4 (0.68%) JUnit
10 4 (0.68%) Bugzilla
11 3 (0.51%) Mercurial
11 3 (0.51%) PEAR
11 3 (0.51%) Trac
12 2 (0.34%) WATIR
12 2 (0.34%) Zend Studio
General
1 50 (8.56%) Marketing
2 33 (5.65%) Retail
3 17 (2.91%) Billing
4 16 (2.74%) Games
5 9 (1.54%) Law
5 9 (1.54%) Advertising
6 7 (1.20%) Finance
6 7 (1.20%) Telecoms
7 5 (0.86%) Automotive
8 4 (0.68%) Publishing
9 2 (0.34%) Banking
10 1 (0.17%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.17%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 469 (80.31%) Developer
2 237 (40.58%) PHP Developer
3 99 (16.95%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 97 (16.61%) Web Developer
5 53 (9.08%) Java Developer
6 49 (8.39%) PHP Web Developer
7 46 (7.88%) Software Developer
8 35 (5.99%) Senior Developer
9 32 (5.48%) .NET Developer
10 31 (5.31%) Analyst
11 28 (4.79%) Junior
12 25 (4.28%) Junior Developer
13 22 (3.77%) PHP LAMP Developer
14 21 (3.60%) C# Developer
15 18 (3.08%) Front-End Developer
15 18 (3.08%) C# .NET Developer
15 18 (3.08%) Support Analyst
16 17 (2.91%) Consultant
16 17 (2.91%) Graduate Developer
16 17 (2.91%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 404 (69.18%) HTML
2 337 (57.71%) CSS
3 259 (44.35%) jQuery
4 138 (23.63%) HTML5
5 117 (20.03%) .NET
6 91 (15.58%) CSS3
7 89 (15.24%) Ajax
8 67 (11.47%) LAMP
9 58 (9.93%) ASP.NET
10 55 (9.42%) Web Services
10 55 (9.42%) Symfony
11 50 (8.56%) JSON
12 48 (8.22%) Laravel
13 38 (6.51%) Hibernate
14 35 (5.99%) J2EE
14 35 (5.99%) XML
15 34 (5.82%) Spring
16 30 (5.14%) REST
17 29 (4.97%) WCF
18 26 (4.45%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 55 (9.42%) Mobile App
2 38 (6.51%) Computer Science
3 31 (5.31%) Open Source
3 31 (5.31%) User Experience
4 20 (3.42%) Analytical Skills
5 15 (2.57%) iPhone
6 11 (1.88%) Clustering
7 10 (1.71%) N-Tier
7 10 (1.71%) NHS
7 10 (1.71%) W3C
8 9 (1.54%) Social Network
9 8 (1.37%) iPad
10 7 (1.20%) New Media
11 6 (1.03%) Web 2.0
11 6 (1.03%) Smart Meter
11 6 (1.03%) Blackberry
11 6 (1.03%) Replication
12 5 (0.86%) Social Media
12 5 (0.86%) Enterprise Software
13 4 (0.68%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 237 (40.58%) Linux
2 69 (11.82%) UNIX
3 52 (8.90%) Windows
4 31 (5.31%) Apple iOS
5 29 (4.97%) Android
6 19 (3.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 17 (2.91%) CentOS
8 11 (1.88%) Ubuntu
9 9 (1.54%) Windows Server 2008
10 8 (1.37%) Windows XP
11 7 (1.20%) Solaris
12 6 (1.03%) Windows Server 2012
12 6 (1.03%) HPUX
12 6 (1.03%) Fedora
13 2 (0.34%) FreeBSD
14 1 (0.17%) Debian
14 1 (0.17%) Windows Server 2003
14 1 (0.17%) zOS
14 1 (0.17%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.17%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 183 (31.34%) MVC
2 156 (26.71%) OO
3 105 (17.98%) Agile Software Development
4 94 (16.10%) OOP
5 90 (15.41%) Web Development
6 84 (14.38%) E-Commerce
7 67 (11.47%) OO PHP
8 44 (7.53%) Project Management
9 43 (7.36%) Software Engineering
10 40 (6.85%) Unit Testing
11 32 (5.48%) Scrum
12 31 (5.31%) iOS Development
13 27 (4.62%) TDD
14 26 (4.45%) SEO
15 25 (4.28%) Mobile Application Development
16 23 (3.94%) Android Development
17 21 (3.60%) Digital Marketing
18 18 (3.08%) Continuous Integration
19 17 (2.91%) Web Design
19 17 (2.91%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 402 (68.84%) PHP
2 336 (57.53%) JavaScript
3 216 (36.99%) SQL
4 103 (17.64%) Java
5 94 (16.10%) C#
6 74 (12.67%) PHP5
7 37 (6.34%) VB.NET
8 22 (3.77%) Bash Shell
9 21 (3.60%) T-SQL
10 19 (3.25%) Perl
11 18 (3.08%) PowerShell
11 18 (3.08%) VB
12 17 (2.91%) Python
13 16 (2.74%) ActionScript 3.0
13 16 (2.74%) Ruby
13 16 (2.74%) ActionScript
14 14 (2.40%) C++
15 13 (2.23%) C
16 12 (2.05%) Objective-C
17 10 (1.71%) PHP4
Qualifications
1 68 (11.64%) Degree
2 6 (1.03%) Citrix Certification
2 6 (1.03%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (0.51%) RHCE
4 2 (0.34%) RHCSA
4 2 (0.34%) Linux+ Certification
5 1 (0.17%) ISEB
5 1 (0.17%) CCA
5 1 (0.17%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.17%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (0.17%) LPIC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (2.91%) SLA
2 4 (0.68%) QA
3 2 (0.34%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (2.05%) Active Directory
2 8 (1.37%) Hyper-V
3 7 (1.20%) Docker
4 4 (0.68%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 4 (0.68%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (0.68%) Varnish
5 3 (0.51%) vSphere
6 2 (0.34%) Samba
6 2 (0.34%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.17%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.17%) XenServer
7 1 (0.17%) LiteSpeed
Systems Management
1 15 (2.57%) Puppet
1 15 (2.57%) Vagrant
2 9 (1.54%) WMI
3 4 (0.68%) SELinux
3 4 (0.68%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.34%) Ansible
5 1 (0.17%) Nagios
5 1 (0.17%) SCCM
5 1 (0.17%) SCOM
5 1 (0.17%) cPanel
Vendors
1 84 (14.38%) Oracle
2 56 (9.59%) Microsoft
3 51 (8.73%) Zend
4 31 (5.31%) Red Hat
5 20 (3.42%) VMware
6 16 (2.74%) Cisco
7 14 (2.40%) Twitter
8 11 (1.88%) IBM
9 10 (1.71%) Citrix
10 9 (1.54%) Telerik
10 9 (1.54%) Apple
11 8 (1.37%) Google
11 8 (1.37%) Adobe
12 6 (1.03%) Sun
13 5 (0.86%) Sitecore
14 4 (0.68%) Cloudera
14 4 (0.68%) Splunk
15 3 (0.51%) Macromedia
15 3 (0.51%) Tableau
15 3 (0.51%) Facebook
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £23000 - £27000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
SYSTEM RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £45000 - £46000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £52000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Kingswinford, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 per annum + Great Company
Posted: 3 days ago
Kingswinford, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
West Midlands (County)
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Worcestershire
Halfords Autocentre
Posted: 4 days ago
Rugby, Warwickshire
Executive Resource Group
Salary: £25k - 35k per year + gym, childcare, pension etc
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Warwickshire
Venturi
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago