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 16 April 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
MySQL
Rank 45 68 39
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -29
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 232 173 239
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 4.68% 3.40% 5.11%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 14.76% 10.18% 15.99%
Number of salaries quoted 222 162 220
Average salary £33,000 £30,000 £28,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £44,250 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1572 1699 1495
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 31.71% 33.36% 31.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1340 1492 1347
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
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 16 April 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +12 76 £30,000 - 11
Warwickshire +37 57 £42,500 +49.12% 7
Staffordshire +2 27 £35,000 +16.66% 5
Shropshire +19 20 £37,500 +25.00% 1
Wolverhampton -3 18 £25,000 -28.57% 3
Coventry -4 12 £35,000 +21.73% 3
Worcestershire -12 9 £27,500 - 3
Solihull 0 6 £35,000 +22.80% 2
Walsall +3 1 £23,500 -1.05% 1
Herefordshire - 1 £38,500 -
MySQL
England

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 16 April 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.

1 347 (75.60%) PHP
2 277 (60.35%) HTML
3 253 (55.12%) JavaScript
4 250 (54.47%) CSS
5 195 (42.48%) jQuery
6 147 (32.03%) SQL
7 136 (29.63%) Linux
8 125 (27.23%) MVC
9 124 (27.02%) OO
10 101 (22.00%) HTML5
11 97 (21.13%) Web Services
12 90 (19.61%) Zend
13 86 (18.74%) Apache
14 85 (18.52%) OOP
15 81 (17.65%) Git (software)
16 78 (16.99%) PHP5
17 77 (16.78%) LAMP
18 76 (16.56%) SQL Server
19 69 (15.03%) Java
20 64 (13.94%) WordPress
21 60 (13.07%) Open Source
22 59 (12.85%) CSS3
22 59 (12.85%) Oracle
23 55 (11.98%) Symfony
24 53 (11.55%) Magento
25 52 (11.33%) .NET
25 52 (11.33%) E-Commerce
26 48 (10.46%) OO PHP
27 46 (10.02%) CMS
28 45 (9.80%) Python

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 (18.74%) Apache
2 64 (13.94%) WordPress
3 46 (10.02%) CMS
4 40 (8.71%) Moodle
5 38 (8.28%) Tomcat
6 23 (5.01%) Drupal
7 20 (4.36%) Node.js
8 19 (4.14%) SharePoint
9 17 (3.70%) IIS
10 9 (1.96%) Joomla!
11 7 (1.53%) nginx
11 7 (1.53%) ExpressionEngine
12 5 (1.09%) Apache Solr
13 4 (0.87%) GlassFish
14 3 (0.65%) WebLogic
14 3 (0.65%) WebSphere
15 2 (0.44%) IBM Notes
15 2 (0.44%) SharePoint 2010
16 1 (0.22%) EPiServer CMS
16 1 (0.22%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 27 (5.88%) Photoshop
2 12 (2.61%) MS Office
3 8 (1.74%) MS Excel
4 7 (1.53%) MS Visio
4 7 (1.53%) Adobe Illustrator
5 5 (1.09%) Fireworks
6 2 (0.44%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.22%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 53 (11.55%) Magento
2 3 (0.65%) WebTrends
3 2 (0.44%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.22%) SAP SRM
4 1 (0.22%) Zen Cart
Cloud Services
1 34 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (2.61%) Amazon S3
2 12 (2.61%) Amazon SQS
3 4 (0.87%) SaaS
4 3 (0.65%) Google App Engine
5 2 (0.44%) Office 365
6 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 21 (4.58%) DNS
2 17 (3.70%) SSL
3 16 (3.49%) Intranet
4 14 (3.05%) HTTP
5 11 (2.40%) VLAN
6 9 (1.96%) TCP/IP
6 9 (1.96%) Internet
7 8 (1.74%) SAN
7 8 (1.74%) SSH
8 5 (1.09%) Broadband
9 4 (0.87%) Extranet
9 4 (0.87%) Firewall
9 4 (0.87%) Network Security
9 4 (0.87%) Asterisk PBX
10 3 (0.65%) LDAP
11 2 (0.44%) DHCP
11 2 (0.44%) PBX
11 2 (0.44%) DDNS
11 2 (0.44%) Wi-Fi
11 2 (0.44%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (16.56%) SQL Server
2 41 (8.93%) PostgreSQL
3 27 (5.88%) NoSQL
4 23 (5.01%) Relational Database
5 19 (4.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 18 (3.92%) MongoDB
7 16 (3.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 12 (2.61%) Hadoop
8 12 (2.61%) Big Data
8 12 (2.61%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 9 (1.96%) Oracle Reports
10 5 (1.09%) Data Mining
11 3 (0.65%) SQL Server 2005
11 3 (0.65%) MS Access
11 3 (0.65%) SQL Server 2008
12 2 (0.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 2 (0.44%) Data Warehouse
12 2 (0.44%) SQL Server 2000
12 2 (0.44%) Apache Cassandra
13 1 (0.22%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 81 (17.65%) Git (software)
2 38 (8.28%) Subversion
3 30 (6.54%) Cucumber
4 20 (4.36%) RSpec
5 19 (4.14%) Hudson
5 19 (4.14%) PhoneGap
6 17 (3.70%) Jenkins
7 15 (3.27%) Selenium
8 12 (2.61%) Eclipse
9 11 (2.40%) Maven
10 10 (2.18%) JBehave
11 8 (1.74%) PHPUnit
12 7 (1.53%) Zend Studio
12 7 (1.53%) NetBeans
13 5 (1.09%) PhpStorm
14 4 (0.87%) JUnit
15 3 (0.65%) Ant
16 2 (0.44%) Flash Builder
17 1 (0.22%) Xdebug
17 1 (0.22%) Visual Studio
General
1 25 (5.45%) Marketing
2 19 (4.14%) Telecoms
2 19 (4.14%) Retail
3 17 (3.70%) Games
4 10 (2.18%) Publishing
5 6 (1.31%) Advertising
6 5 (1.09%) Finance
6 5 (1.09%) Banking
6 5 (1.09%) Investment Banking
7 4 (0.87%) Billing
8 3 (0.65%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 342 (74.51%) Developer
2 208 (45.32%) PHP Developer
3 99 (21.57%) Web Developer
4 47 (10.24%) PHP Web Developer
5 33 (7.19%) Senior Developer
6 32 (6.97%) Java Developer
7 31 (6.75%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 30 (6.54%) Analyst
9 21 (4.58%) Junior
10 20 (4.36%) Ruby on Rails Developer
11 19 (4.14%) Senior PHP Developer
11 19 (4.14%) Junior Developer
12 18 (3.92%) PHP LAMP Developer
13 17 (3.70%) Administrator
14 15 (3.27%) Graduate
15 14 (3.05%) Junior PHP Developer
16 13 (2.83%) LAMP Developer
17 11 (2.40%) Software Developer
18 10 (2.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
18 10 (2.18%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 277 (60.35%) HTML
2 250 (54.47%) CSS
3 195 (42.48%) jQuery
4 101 (22.00%) HTML5
5 97 (21.13%) Web Services
6 77 (16.78%) LAMP
7 59 (12.85%) CSS3
8 55 (11.98%) Symfony
9 52 (11.33%) .NET
10 38 (8.28%) AngularJS
11 33 (7.19%) XML
11 33 (7.19%) Ajax
12 32 (6.97%) XHTML
13 29 (6.32%) Zend Framework
13 29 (6.32%) CodeIgniter
14 27 (5.88%) Backbone.js
14 27 (5.88%) REST
14 27 (5.88%) Ember.js
15 26 (5.66%) Ruby on Rails
16 22 (4.79%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 60 (13.07%) Open Source
2 22 (4.79%) Social Media
3 19 (4.14%) Mobile App
4 16 (3.49%) Enterprise Software
5 15 (3.27%) Statistics
6 12 (2.61%) Mathematics
6 12 (2.61%) Machine Learning
7 7 (1.53%) Computer Science
7 7 (1.53%) VLE
8 6 (1.31%) Management Information System
9 5 (1.09%) E-Learning
10 4 (0.87%) Replication
10 4 (0.87%) N-Tier
10 4 (0.87%) Blackberry
10 4 (0.87%) Xbox
10 4 (0.87%) Motion Graphics
10 4 (0.87%) Digital Media
10 4 (0.87%) Credit Risk
11 3 (0.65%) Data Integration
11 3 (0.65%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 136 (29.63%) Linux
2 44 (9.59%) Windows
3 35 (7.63%) UNIX
4 18 (3.92%) CentOS
5 12 (2.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (2.18%) Android
6 10 (2.18%) Apple iOS
7 9 (1.96%) Mac OS X
7 9 (1.96%) Debian
8 5 (1.09%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (0.87%) SELinux
10 2 (0.44%) Windows 2000 Server
10 2 (0.44%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.44%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (0.44%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.22%) AIX
11 1 (0.22%) Solaris
11 1 (0.22%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.22%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 125 (27.23%) MVC
2 124 (27.02%) OO
3 85 (18.52%) OOP
4 52 (11.33%) E-Commerce
5 48 (10.46%) OO PHP
6 43 (9.37%) Agile Software Development
7 41 (8.93%) Unit Testing
8 40 (8.71%) Web Development
9 33 (7.19%) TDD
10 32 (6.97%) Web Design
11 31 (6.75%) SEO
12 27 (5.88%) Content Management
13 22 (4.79%) Software Engineering
14 18 (3.92%) Responsive Web Design
15 15 (3.27%) Analytics
16 14 (3.05%) Data Analysis
17 13 (2.83%) Project Management
18 12 (2.61%) Data Analytics
18 12 (2.61%) Load Balancing
18 12 (2.61%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 347 (75.60%) PHP
2 253 (55.12%) JavaScript
3 147 (32.03%) SQL
4 78 (16.99%) PHP5
5 69 (15.03%) Java
6 45 (9.80%) Python
7 40 (8.71%) Ruby
8 27 (5.88%) C#
9 26 (5.66%) Perl
10 23 (5.01%) ActionScript
11 19 (4.14%) CoffeeScript
12 15 (3.27%) Bash Shell
13 14 (3.05%) PowerShell
14 12 (2.61%) VB.NET
14 12 (2.61%) R
14 12 (2.61%) MATLAB
15 11 (2.40%) ActionScript 3.0
16 10 (2.18%) Apex Code
17 6 (1.31%) C
18 5 (1.09%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 43 (9.37%) Degree
2 7 (1.53%) Security Cleared
3 5 (1.09%) CBAP
3 5 (1.09%) ISEB
4 3 (0.65%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (0.65%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (0.65%) CCNA
5 2 (0.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (0.44%) CCA
5 2 (0.44%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (3.05%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (3.92%) Active Directory
2 11 (2.40%) Forefront TMG
3 7 (1.53%) vSphere
3 7 (1.53%) Shibboleth
4 5 (1.09%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (0.87%) Varnish
5 4 (0.87%) ISA Server
5 4 (0.87%) Postfix
5 4 (0.87%) Sendmail
6 3 (0.65%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.44%) XenApp
7 2 (0.44%) XenServer
7 2 (0.44%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.22%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.22%) VMware Server
8 1 (0.22%) KVM
Systems Management
1 20 (4.36%) Puppet
1 20 (4.36%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (2.61%) Nagios
3 11 (2.40%) Backup Exec
4 10 (2.18%) WSUS
5 2 (0.44%) CA SiteMinder
6 1 (0.22%) Plesk
Vendors
1 90 (19.61%) Zend
2 59 (12.85%) Oracle
3 37 (8.06%) Microsoft
4 24 (5.23%) Facebook
5 20 (4.36%) Twitter
6 15 (3.27%) Red Hat
7 11 (2.40%) Salesforce.com
7 11 (2.40%) Altiris
8 10 (2.18%) Adobe
9 9 (1.96%) JBoss
10 8 (1.74%) Cisco
10 8 (1.74%) VMware
11 6 (1.31%) Google
11 6 (1.31%) Citrix
12 4 (0.87%) NetApp
12 4 (0.87%) Sony
12 4 (0.87%) Macromedia
12 4 (0.87%) Sun
12 4 (0.87%) Dell
13 2 (0.44%) Lotus
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Parking, Cutting edge work!
Posted: 8 hours ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £19000 - £20000 per annum + training, parking
Posted: 8 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Superb progression potential!
Posted: 9 hours ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
BARCLAY ANDERSON LIMITED
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Telford, Shropshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bromsgrove, Worcestershire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Rugby, Warwickshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Superb progression potential!
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Fantastic benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Rugby, Warwickshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Superb Benefits + Perks
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
SYSTEM RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefit incl profit share
Posted: 6 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Learn Dynamics CRM
Posted: 6 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Tile Mountain
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: 12 days ago