The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Aberdeen with a requirement for MySQL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited MySQL over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MySQL
Scotland / Aberdeen
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 7 12 20
Rank change year-on-year +5 +8  
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 1 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Aberdeen 4.76% 2.56% 2.48%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 11.11% 8.33% 9.68%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 3
Median salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +6.66%  
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year - +4.16%  

MySQL is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Aberdeen with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Aberdeen
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 9 12 31
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Aberdeen 42.86% 30.77% 25.62%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 25
Median salary £43,750 £47,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.89% +26.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £40,000 £27,350
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

MySQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Aberdeen

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Aberdeen citing MySQL as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Job vacancy trend for MySQL in Aberdeen

MySQL
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MySQL in Aberdeen.

Salary trend for MySQL in Aberdeen

MySQL
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, IT jobs citing MySQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Aberdeen region with a requirement for MySQL.

1 5 (83.33%) HTML
1 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
1 5 (83.33%) CSS
2 3 (50.00%) Flash
2 3 (50.00%) SEO
2 3 (50.00%) CMS
2 3 (50.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (50.00%) InDesign
2 3 (50.00%) Google Analytics
2 3 (50.00%) jQuery
2 3 (50.00%) HTML5
2 3 (50.00%) CSS3
2 3 (50.00%) Digital Media
2 3 (50.00%) Analytics
2 3 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (50.00%) Dreamweaver
2 3 (50.00%) RDBMS
2 3 (50.00%) PHP
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (50.00%) Photoshop
2 3 (50.00%) Content Management
2 3 (50.00%) Google
2 3 (50.00%) Adobe Captivate
2 3 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (50.00%) Adobe
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (33.33%) Mobile Development
3 2 (33.33%) WCF

MySQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (50.00%) CMS
1 3 (50.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Adobe Captivate
1 3 (50.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (50.00%) InDesign
1 3 (50.00%) Photoshop
2 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) RDBMS
1 3 (50.00%) Relational Database
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Dreamweaver
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Digital Developer
3 2 (33.33%) .NET Developer
4 1 (16.67%) DBA
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) CSS
1 5 (83.33%) HTML
2 3 (50.00%) CSS3
2 3 (50.00%) Flash
2 3 (50.00%) HTML5
2 3 (50.00%) jQuery
3 2 (33.33%) .NET
3 2 (33.33%) Ajax
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (33.33%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Analytics
1 3 (50.00%) Content Management
1 3 (50.00%) SEO
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Mobile Development
2 2 (33.33%) OO
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 3 (50.00%) PHP
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) C#
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Adobe
1 3 (50.00%) Google
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Xamarin