The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
MySQL
Rank 53 71 39
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -32
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 231 175 252
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 4.28% 3.14% 5.19%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 12.75% 10.68% 15.18%
Number of salaries quoted 204 154 213
Average salary £32,000 £30,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,900 £22,000 £24,150
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £35,000 £34,420
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +1.68%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1812 1638 1660
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 33.60% 29.42% 34.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1541 1466 1440
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
MySQL
England

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 75 £30,000 -7.69% 5
Worcestershire +11 33 £32,500 +8.33% 4
Warwickshire +18 30 £32,500 +22.64% 5
Staffordshire -2 25 £30,000 - 3
Coventry +12 21 £37,500 +15.38% 3
Wolverhampton -3 9 £35,000 +8.52% 1
Solihull -1 7 £25,000 +8.69% 3
Shropshire -2 6 £31,500 -10.00% 2
Sutton Coldfield -3 3 £37,500 +59.57%
Herefordshire - 2 - -
Dudley - 1 £38,000 - 1
MySQL
England

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 July 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
2 282 (59.00%) HTML
3 276 (57.74%) JavaScript
4 259 (54.18%) CSS
5 200 (41.84%) jQuery
6 180 (37.66%) Linux
7 145 (30.33%) MVC
8 135 (28.24%) SQL
9 121 (25.31%) Apache
10 105 (21.97%) Zend
11 100 (20.92%) Web Services
12 97 (20.29%) WordPress
13 93 (19.46%) HTML5
14 91 (19.04%) OO
15 86 (17.99%) CMS
16 83 (17.36%) PHP5
17 77 (16.11%) Git (software)
18 75 (15.69%) SQL Server
19 72 (15.06%) Java
20 71 (14.85%) Oracle
20 71 (14.85%) CSS3
21 70 (14.64%) Open Source
22 69 (14.44%) LAMP
23 68 (14.23%) OOP
24 67 (14.02%) Web Development
25 66 (13.81%) SEO
26 65 (13.60%) Magento
27 57 (11.92%) E-Commerce
28 55 (11.51%) DNS
28 55 (11.51%) Subversion

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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
1 121 (25.31%) Apache
2 97 (20.29%) WordPress
3 86 (17.99%) CMS
4 44 (9.21%) Tomcat
5 25 (5.23%) Drupal
6 23 (4.81%) Joomla!
6 23 (4.81%) IIS
7 18 (3.77%) Node.js
8 17 (3.56%) Moodle
9 16 (3.35%) SharePoint
10 13 (2.72%) nginx
11 12 (2.51%) GlassFish
12 5 (1.05%) MS Exchange
12 5 (1.05%) MTS
12 5 (1.05%) WebLogic
12 5 (1.05%) Apache Solr
12 5 (1.05%) OpenStack
12 5 (1.05%) WebSphere
13 4 (0.84%) ExpressionEngine
13 4 (0.84%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 37 (7.74%) Photoshop
2 14 (2.93%) MS Office
3 10 (2.09%) MS Excel
3 10 (2.09%) Adobe Illustrator
4 8 (1.67%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.42%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.21%) Fireworks
6 1 (0.21%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 65 (13.60%) Magento
2 22 (4.60%) WebTrends
3 7 (1.46%) Google Analytics
4 2 (0.42%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.21%) Zen Cart
5 1 (0.21%) SAP SRM
5 1 (0.21%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 20 (4.18%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (2.51%) ElastiCache
2 12 (2.51%) Amazon S3
2 12 (2.51%) Amazon SQS
3 11 (2.30%) SaaS
4 3 (0.63%) Google App Engine
5 2 (0.42%) Office 365
6 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.21%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 55 (11.51%) DNS
2 35 (7.32%) SSL
3 24 (5.02%) SSH
4 16 (3.35%) HTTP
5 14 (2.93%) VLAN
6 12 (2.51%) Intranet
7 11 (2.30%) Internet
8 10 (2.09%) TCP/IP
8 10 (2.09%) SAN
9 7 (1.46%) LDAP
10 6 (1.26%) Network Security
10 6 (1.26%) Asterisk PBX
10 6 (1.26%) VoIP
11 5 (1.05%) SNMP
11 5 (1.05%) Broadband
12 4 (0.84%) Firewall
12 4 (0.84%) Extranet
13 3 (0.63%) DHCP
13 3 (0.63%) WAN
13 3 (0.63%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (15.69%) SQL Server
2 33 (6.90%) PostgreSQL
3 21 (4.39%) NoSQL
3 21 (4.39%) MongoDB
4 13 (2.72%) Relational Database
5 12 (2.51%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 12 (2.51%) Hadoop
5 12 (2.51%) Big Data
6 7 (1.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (1.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (1.05%) Apache Cassandra
8 5 (1.05%) Oracle Database
9 4 (0.84%) Data Mining
10 2 (0.42%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (0.42%) Oracle BI EE
10 2 (0.42%) BusinessObjects XI
10 2 (0.42%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (0.42%) DB2
10 2 (0.42%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (0.42%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 77 (16.11%) Git (software)
2 55 (11.51%) Subversion
3 24 (5.02%) Hudson
4 20 (4.18%) Cucumber
5 18 (3.77%) Jenkins
6 15 (3.14%) Selenium
7 13 (2.72%) Maven
8 11 (2.30%) Eclipse
9 10 (2.09%) RSpec
9 10 (2.09%) JBehave
10 7 (1.46%) PhoneGap
11 6 (1.26%) PHPUnit
11 6 (1.26%) JUnit
12 5 (1.05%) NetBeans
12 5 (1.05%) Zend Studio
13 4 (0.84%) Team Foundation Server
14 3 (0.63%) Ant
14 3 (0.63%) Eclipse RCP
15 2 (0.42%) WATIR
15 2 (0.42%) Behat
General
1 42 (8.79%) Marketing
2 31 (6.49%) Retail
3 17 (3.56%) Games
4 14 (2.93%) Telecoms
5 11 (2.30%) Publishing
6 10 (2.09%) Finance
7 5 (1.05%) Advertising
8 4 (0.84%) Investment Banking
8 4 (0.84%) Banking
8 4 (0.84%) Billing
9 1 (0.21%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.21%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 351 (73.43%) Developer
2 180 (37.66%) PHP Developer
3 101 (21.13%) Web Developer
4 57 (11.92%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 35 (7.32%) Analyst
6 32 (6.69%) PHP Web Developer
7 29 (6.07%) Java Developer
8 26 (5.44%) Senior Developer
9 21 (4.39%) JavaScript Developer
10 20 (4.18%) Junior
11 17 (3.56%) Junior Developer
11 17 (3.56%) Administrator
12 16 (3.35%) Applications Developer
12 16 (3.35%) Web Applications Developer
12 16 (3.35%) Graduate
12 16 (3.35%) PHP LAMP Developer
13 12 (2.51%) Senior PHP Developer
14 11 (2.30%) Data Analyst
14 11 (2.30%) Software Developer
14 11 (2.30%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 282 (59.00%) HTML
2 259 (54.18%) CSS
3 200 (41.84%) jQuery
4 100 (20.92%) Web Services
5 93 (19.46%) HTML5
6 71 (14.85%) CSS3
7 69 (14.44%) LAMP
8 50 (10.46%) Symfony
9 49 (10.25%) .NET
10 46 (9.62%) AngularJS
11 44 (9.21%) XHTML
12 43 (9.00%) Backbone.js
13 38 (7.95%) Ember.js
14 35 (7.32%) XML
14 35 (7.32%) REST
15 33 (6.90%) SOAP
16 31 (6.49%) KnockoutJS
17 30 (6.28%) Ajax
18 28 (5.86%) Zend Framework
19 22 (4.60%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 70 (14.64%) Open Source
2 28 (5.86%) Enterprise Software
3 25 (5.23%) Social Media
4 20 (4.18%) Mathematics
5 19 (3.97%) Statistics
6 16 (3.35%) Mobile App
7 9 (1.88%) Computer Science
8 7 (1.46%) VLE
8 7 (1.46%) Visualisation
8 7 (1.46%) Physics
8 7 (1.46%) Economics
9 6 (1.26%) N-Tier
10 5 (1.05%) Replication
10 5 (1.05%) Smartphone
10 5 (1.05%) Xbox
10 5 (1.05%) Internet of Things
11 4 (0.84%) Artificial Intelligence
11 4 (0.84%) Credit Risk
11 4 (0.84%) Digital Media
11 4 (0.84%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 180 (37.66%) Linux
2 52 (10.88%) Windows
3 50 (10.46%) UNIX
4 25 (5.23%) CentOS
5 11 (2.30%) Apple iOS
5 11 (2.30%) Ubuntu
6 10 (2.09%) Android
7 7 (1.46%) Debian
7 7 (1.46%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (1.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (1.26%) Fedora
9 5 (1.05%) Windows 7
9 5 (1.05%) SELinux
10 3 (0.63%) Mac OS X
11 2 (0.42%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.42%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.21%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.21%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 145 (30.33%) MVC
2 91 (19.04%) OO
3 68 (14.23%) OOP
4 67 (14.02%) Web Development
5 66 (13.81%) SEO
6 57 (11.92%) E-Commerce
7 35 (7.32%) Agile Software Development
8 32 (6.69%) Content Management
9 29 (6.07%) Analytics
10 26 (5.44%) Unit Testing
11 25 (5.23%) OO PHP
12 22 (4.60%) Time Management
13 20 (4.18%) Software Engineering
14 19 (3.97%) Web Design
14 19 (3.97%) TDD
14 19 (3.97%) Continuous Integration
15 16 (3.35%) OOD
15 16 (3.35%) CRM
16 15 (3.14%) Customer Engagement
17 13 (2.72%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 359 (75.10%) PHP
2 276 (57.74%) JavaScript
3 135 (28.24%) SQL
4 83 (17.36%) PHP5
5 72 (15.06%) Java
6 52 (10.88%) Python
7 32 (6.69%) Perl
8 25 (5.23%) C#
9 24 (5.02%) Bash Shell
10 23 (4.81%) Ruby
11 19 (3.97%) ActionScript
12 14 (2.93%) PowerShell
12 14 (2.93%) VB.NET
13 13 (2.72%) MATLAB
13 13 (2.72%) ActionScript 3.0
14 12 (2.51%) R
15 11 (2.30%) C++
16 8 (1.67%) Shell Script
17 7 (1.46%) C
17 7 (1.46%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 53 (11.09%) Degree
2 4 (0.84%) CBAP
2 4 (0.84%) ISEB
2 4 (0.84%) Oracle Certification
3 3 (0.63%) Sun Certification
3 3 (0.63%) OCP
4 2 (0.42%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.21%) OCA
5 1 (0.21%) CCA
5 1 (0.21%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (0.21%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (0.21%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.05%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (3.35%) Active Directory
2 12 (2.51%) Forefront TMG
3 10 (2.09%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (1.67%) Shibboleth
4 8 (1.67%) vSphere
5 6 (1.26%) Postfix
6 5 (1.05%) Sendmail
6 5 (1.05%) Varnish
7 4 (0.84%) Hyper-V
7 4 (0.84%) ISA Server
8 3 (0.63%) XenApp
9 2 (0.42%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.21%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.21%) Oracle RMAN
10 1 (0.21%) XenServer
10 1 (0.21%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 12 (2.51%) Backup Exec
2 11 (2.30%) WSUS
3 7 (1.46%) Plesk
3 7 (1.46%) Puppet
3 7 (1.46%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (1.05%) Nagios
5 1 (0.21%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 105 (21.97%) Zend
2 71 (14.85%) Oracle
3 48 (10.04%) Microsoft
4 20 (4.18%) Google
5 19 (3.97%) Red Hat
6 14 (2.93%) VMware
7 13 (2.72%) Adobe
8 12 (2.51%) Altiris
8 12 (2.51%) JBoss
9 11 (2.30%) Facebook
10 10 (2.09%) Sun
10 10 (2.09%) Citrix
11 8 (1.67%) Cisco
11 8 (1.67%) Apple
12 7 (1.46%) Twitter
13 5 (1.05%) NetApp
13 5 (1.05%) Salesforce.com
13 5 (1.05%) Dell
13 5 (1.05%) Sony
14 4 (0.84%) Business Objects
Lichfield, Staffordshire
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £27k - 35k per year
Posted: 6 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
TOUCH SYSTEMS LTD
Salary: Up to £24,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £21000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £15000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Warwickshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £22000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Candidate Source
Salary: £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Heat Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands
Boston Capel
Salary: £20,000 - £30,000 depending on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Worcestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Warwickshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Dudley, West Midlands (County)
Austin Fraser
Salary: £38000.00 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + pension, good training!
Posted: 6 days ago
Kidderminster
Recruitment Genius
Posted: 6 days ago
Solihull
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago