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

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
MySQL
Rank 56 68 50
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -18
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 223 191 229
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 4.11% 3.42% 4.71%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 12.19% 11.64% 13.86%
Number of salaries quoted 197 171 186
Average salary £32,000 £31,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.22% -10.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £24,800
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
1830 1641 1652
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 33.76% 29.41% 33.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1523 1467 1438
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +9.58%
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 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 20 August 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 20 August 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 +2 66 £27,500 -11.29% 8
Worcestershire +14 35 £30,000 - 5
Warwickshire +19 33 £30,000 +5.26% 3
Coventry +6 26 £35,000 +7.69% 3
Staffordshire -14 21 £30,000 +25.00% 4
Wolverhampton -5 8 £37,750 +2.02% 2
Solihull 0 7 £25,000 +8.69% 3
Shropshire -10 5 £27,750 -20.71% 2
Sutton Coldfield -5 3 £37,500 +26.05%
Dudley - 2 £38,000 - 1
MySQL
England

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 August 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.

1 362 (75.89%) PHP
2 287 (60.17%) HTML
3 277 (58.07%) JavaScript
4 264 (55.35%) CSS
5 206 (43.19%) jQuery
6 183 (38.36%) Linux
7 150 (31.45%) MVC
8 136 (28.51%) SQL
9 121 (25.37%) Apache
10 106 (22.22%) Zend
11 96 (20.13%) WordPress
12 91 (19.08%) HTML5
12 91 (19.08%) Web Services
13 89 (18.66%) OO
14 88 (18.45%) PHP5
15 85 (17.82%) CMS
16 77 (16.14%) SQL Server
17 73 (15.30%) Java
17 73 (15.30%) Git (software)
18 72 (15.09%) CSS3
19 70 (14.68%) Oracle
20 69 (14.47%) LAMP
20 69 (14.47%) Web Development
21 67 (14.05%) SEO
21 67 (14.05%) OOP
22 64 (13.42%) Open Source
23 63 (13.21%) Magento
24 62 (13.00%) Subversion
25 57 (11.95%) E-Commerce
26 55 (11.53%) Symfony

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 (25.37%) Apache
2 96 (20.13%) WordPress
3 85 (17.82%) CMS
4 43 (9.01%) Tomcat
5 24 (5.03%) Drupal
6 22 (4.61%) IIS
6 22 (4.61%) Joomla!
7 19 (3.98%) Node.js
8 15 (3.14%) GlassFish
8 15 (3.14%) SharePoint
9 14 (2.94%) Moodle
10 13 (2.73%) nginx
11 6 (1.26%) MS Exchange
11 6 (1.26%) WebLogic
11 6 (1.26%) WebSphere
12 5 (1.05%) BizTalk Server
12 5 (1.05%) MTS
12 5 (1.05%) Apache Solr
12 5 (1.05%) OpenStack
13 4 (0.84%) ExpressionEngine
Applications
1 38 (7.97%) Photoshop
2 14 (2.94%) MS Office
3 11 (2.31%) MS Excel
3 11 (2.31%) Adobe Illustrator
4 8 (1.68%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.42%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.21%) GIMP
6 1 (0.21%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 63 (13.21%) Magento
2 21 (4.40%) WebTrends
3 7 (1.47%) Google Analytics
4 2 (0.42%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.21%) Cognos TM1
5 1 (0.21%) Zen Cart
Cloud Services
1 20 (4.19%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (2.73%) SaaS
3 12 (2.52%) Amazon SQS
3 12 (2.52%) Amazon S3
3 12 (2.52%) ElastiCache
3 12 (2.52%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 2 (0.42%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.42%) Google App Engine
4 2 (0.42%) Office 365
4 2 (0.42%) GitHub
5 1 (0.21%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 53 (11.11%) DNS
2 32 (6.71%) SSL
3 24 (5.03%) SSH
4 16 (3.35%) HTTP
5 11 (2.31%) Intranet
5 11 (2.31%) Internet
5 11 (2.31%) VLAN
6 10 (2.10%) SAN
6 10 (2.10%) TCP/IP
6 10 (2.10%) LDAP
7 6 (1.26%) VoIP
7 6 (1.26%) Network Security
8 5 (1.05%) Asterisk PBX
8 5 (1.05%) Firewall
8 5 (1.05%) SNMP
9 4 (0.84%) Extranet
10 3 (0.63%) WAN
10 3 (0.63%) Broadband
10 3 (0.63%) LAN
10 3 (0.63%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (16.14%) SQL Server
2 33 (6.92%) PostgreSQL
3 22 (4.61%) MongoDB
4 21 (4.40%) NoSQL
5 15 (3.14%) Relational Database
6 13 (2.73%) Hadoop
6 13 (2.73%) Big Data
7 12 (2.52%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 9 (1.89%) Apache Cassandra
9 7 (1.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 6 (1.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 5 (1.05%) Oracle Database
12 4 (0.84%) DB2
12 4 (0.84%) Data Mining
13 2 (0.42%) BusinessObjects
13 2 (0.42%) SQL Server 2000
13 2 (0.42%) MS Access
13 2 (0.42%) Crystal Reports
13 2 (0.42%) SQL Server 2005
13 2 (0.42%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 73 (15.30%) Git (software)
2 62 (13.00%) Subversion
3 21 (4.40%) Hudson
4 16 (3.35%) Jenkins
5 15 (3.14%) Cucumber
6 13 (2.73%) Selenium
7 11 (2.31%) Eclipse
8 9 (1.89%) Maven
9 8 (1.68%) RSpec
9 8 (1.68%) PHPUnit
10 7 (1.47%) JBehave
11 6 (1.26%) Team Foundation Server
12 5 (1.05%) Zend Studio
12 5 (1.05%) NetBeans
13 4 (0.84%) JUnit
14 3 (0.63%) Eclipse RCP
14 3 (0.63%) Behat
15 2 (0.42%) Dreamweaver
15 2 (0.42%) JIRA
15 2 (0.42%) WATIR
General
1 46 (9.64%) Marketing
2 29 (6.08%) Retail
3 17 (3.56%) Games
4 10 (2.10%) Telecoms
5 9 (1.89%) Finance
6 8 (1.68%) Publishing
7 5 (1.05%) Advertising
8 4 (0.84%) Billing
9 3 (0.63%) Investment Banking
9 3 (0.63%) Banking
10 1 (0.21%) Electronics
10 1 (0.21%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 351 (73.58%) Developer
2 178 (37.32%) PHP Developer
3 104 (21.80%) Web Developer
4 66 (13.84%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 31 (6.50%) Analyst
6 29 (6.08%) Java Developer
6 29 (6.08%) PHP Web Developer
7 28 (5.87%) Senior Developer
8 22 (4.61%) JavaScript Developer
9 19 (3.98%) Applications Developer
9 19 (3.98%) Administrator
9 19 (3.98%) Junior
9 19 (3.98%) Web Applications Developer
10 16 (3.35%) Junior Developer
10 16 (3.35%) PHP LAMP Developer
11 15 (3.14%) Graduate
12 12 (2.52%) Senior PHP Developer
13 11 (2.31%) Linux Administrator
13 11 (2.31%) MySQL Developer
13 11 (2.31%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 287 (60.17%) HTML
2 264 (55.35%) CSS
3 206 (43.19%) jQuery
4 91 (19.08%) HTML5
4 91 (19.08%) Web Services
5 72 (15.09%) CSS3
6 69 (14.47%) LAMP
7 55 (11.53%) Symfony
8 48 (10.06%) .NET
8 48 (10.06%) AngularJS
9 45 (9.43%) XHTML
10 44 (9.22%) Backbone.js
11 39 (8.18%) Ember.js
12 37 (7.76%) XML
13 35 (7.34%) KnockoutJS
14 33 (6.92%) REST
15 32 (6.71%) SOAP
15 32 (6.71%) Ajax
16 28 (5.87%) Zend Framework
17 23 (4.82%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 64 (13.42%) Open Source
2 28 (5.87%) Enterprise Software
3 25 (5.24%) Social Media
4 19 (3.98%) Statistics
5 18 (3.77%) Mobile App
6 17 (3.56%) Mathematics
7 9 (1.89%) Computer Science
8 7 (1.47%) Physics
8 7 (1.47%) Economics
8 7 (1.47%) Visualisation
9 5 (1.05%) Xbox
9 5 (1.05%) Internet of Things
9 5 (1.05%) Smartphone
9 5 (1.05%) N-Tier
9 5 (1.05%) Replication
10 4 (0.84%) VLE
10 4 (0.84%) Artificial Intelligence
10 4 (0.84%) Blackberry
10 4 (0.84%) Management Information System
10 4 (0.84%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 183 (38.36%) Linux
2 52 (10.90%) Windows
3 50 (10.48%) UNIX
4 27 (5.66%) CentOS
5 13 (2.73%) Ubuntu
6 10 (2.10%) Apple iOS
7 9 (1.89%) Android
7 9 (1.89%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (1.89%) Fedora
8 7 (1.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (1.47%) Debian
9 5 (1.05%) Windows 7
9 5 (1.05%) SELinux
10 3 (0.63%) Mac OS X
11 2 (0.42%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (0.42%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.42%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.21%) Windows 2000 Server
12 1 (0.21%) Solaris
12 1 (0.21%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 150 (31.45%) MVC
2 89 (18.66%) OO
3 69 (14.47%) Web Development
4 67 (14.05%) OOP
4 67 (14.05%) SEO
5 57 (11.95%) E-Commerce
6 29 (6.08%) Content Management
6 29 (6.08%) Analytics
7 27 (5.66%) OO PHP
7 27 (5.66%) Agile Software Development
8 24 (5.03%) Unit Testing
9 19 (3.98%) Time Management
9 19 (3.98%) Software Engineering
9 19 (3.98%) Continuous Integration
10 18 (3.77%) TDD
10 18 (3.77%) Web Design
10 18 (3.77%) OOD
11 16 (3.35%) CRM
11 16 (3.35%) Customer Engagement
12 14 (2.94%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 362 (75.89%) PHP
2 277 (58.07%) JavaScript
3 136 (28.51%) SQL
4 88 (18.45%) PHP5
5 73 (15.30%) Java
6 48 (10.06%) Python
7 29 (6.08%) Perl
8 26 (5.45%) C#
9 25 (5.24%) Bash Shell
10 18 (3.77%) Ruby
10 18 (3.77%) ActionScript
11 14 (2.94%) VB.NET
12 13 (2.73%) MATLAB
13 12 (2.52%) ActionScript 3.0
13 12 (2.52%) R
13 12 (2.52%) C++
14 11 (2.31%) PowerShell
15 9 (1.89%) PHP4
16 8 (1.68%) Shell Script
17 6 (1.26%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 49 (10.27%) Degree
2 4 (0.84%) Oracle Certification
3 3 (0.63%) Sun Certification
3 3 (0.63%) ISEB
3 3 (0.63%) OCP
3 3 (0.63%) Security Cleared
3 3 (0.63%) CBAP
4 2 (0.42%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (0.42%) 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 (1.05%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (2.73%) Active Directory
2 10 (2.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (1.89%) Forefront TMG
4 8 (1.68%) vSphere
4 8 (1.68%) Shibboleth
5 6 (1.26%) Postfix
6 5 (1.05%) Sendmail
6 5 (1.05%) Varnish
7 4 (0.84%) Hyper-V
8 3 (0.63%) XenApp
9 2 (0.42%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.21%) Oracle RMAN
10 1 (0.21%) Oracle RAC
10 1 (0.21%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.21%) ISA Server
10 1 (0.21%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 10 (2.10%) Backup Exec
2 8 (1.68%) WSUS
2 8 (1.68%) Puppet
3 7 (1.47%) Plesk
4 5 (1.05%) Nagios
4 5 (1.05%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.21%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 106 (22.22%) Zend
2 70 (14.68%) Oracle
3 49 (10.27%) Microsoft
4 23 (4.82%) Red Hat
4 23 (4.82%) Google
5 15 (3.14%) VMware
6 14 (2.94%) Adobe
7 12 (2.52%) JBoss
8 11 (2.31%) Sun
8 11 (2.31%) Citrix
9 9 (1.89%) Cisco
9 9 (1.89%) Altiris
9 9 (1.89%) Facebook
10 8 (1.68%) Apple
11 6 (1.26%) Twitter
12 5 (1.05%) Sony
12 5 (1.05%) NetApp
12 5 (1.05%) Dell
13 4 (0.84%) Business Objects
14 2 (0.42%) SAP
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £16,000 to £25,000 per annum plus performance bonus
Posted: 41 minutes ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Give-A-Grad-A-Go Ltd
Salary: £20k - 30k per year
Posted: 3 hours ago
Stone, Staffordshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + DOE
Posted: 6 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Warwickshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £22000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Staffordshire
Bright Executive Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Redditch, Worcestershire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Warwickshire
ISL
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Worcestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Warwickshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £42000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Mobile Fun
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Shrewsbury
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Shrewsbury
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Birmingham
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Lichfield
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Dudley
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £38000.00 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Coventry
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago