The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 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 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MySQL
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 29 38 51
Rank change year-on-year +9 +13  
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 122 126 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 6.54% 5.26% 4.75%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 24.45% 25.00% 15.38%
Number of salaries quoted 109 102 75
Median salary £34,000 £37,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.33% +36.36%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £40,000
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 Birmingham with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 499 504 533
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 26.76% 21.03% 30.86%
Number of salaries quoted 426 460 463
Median salary £41,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.35% +13.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

MySQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham 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 Birmingham

MySQL
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for MySQL in Birmingham

MySQL
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MySQL in Birmingham over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for MySQL in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for MySQL.

1 144 (64.86%) PHP
2 121 (54.50%) JavaScript
2 121 (54.50%) CSS
3 118 (53.15%) HTML
4 91 (40.99%) jQuery
5 79 (35.59%) Web Development
6 62 (27.93%) MVC
7 61 (27.48%) SQL
8 55 (24.77%) Linux
9 53 (23.87%) SQL Server
10 49 (22.07%) LAMP
11 45 (20.27%) Git (software)
12 44 (19.82%) HTML5
13 41 (18.47%) Business Intelligence
14 40 (18.02%) OO
15 37 (16.67%) MongoDB
16 36 (16.22%) Degree
17 34 (15.32%) Software Engineering
17 34 (15.32%) Amazon AWS
18 33 (14.86%) AngularJS
18 33 (14.86%) Apache
18 33 (14.86%) OOP
19 31 (13.96%) E-Commerce
20 30 (13.51%) Computer Science
20 30 (13.51%) .NET
21 29 (13.06%) Java
22 27 (12.16%) Retail
22 27 (12.16%) VMware
22 27 (12.16%) Ajax
23 26 (11.71%) VMware Infrastructure

MySQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 33 (14.86%) Apache
2 23 (10.36%) WordPress
3 17 (7.66%) nginx
4 11 (4.95%) Elasticsearch
5 10 (4.50%) CMS
6 8 (3.60%) MS Exchange
7 4 (1.80%) Drupal
8 3 (1.35%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 2 (0.90%) Apache Pig
9 2 (0.90%) Apache Spark
9 2 (0.90%) IBM Domino
9 2 (0.90%) Joomla!
9 2 (0.90%) Moodle
10 1 (0.45%) Confluence
10 1 (0.45%) Umbraco
Applications
1 18 (8.11%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.80%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 3 (1.35%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 23 (10.36%) Magento
2 8 (3.60%) NetSuite
3 4 (1.80%) Shopify
4 2 (0.90%) OpenCart
4 2 (0.90%) Payment Gateway
4 2 (0.90%) Sage 200
4 2 (0.90%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.45%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 34 (15.32%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (11.71%) Amazon EC2
3 22 (9.91%) Microsoft Azure
4 18 (8.11%) IaaS
4 18 (8.11%) PaaS
5 8 (3.60%) GitHub
6 7 (3.15%) Amazon S3
6 7 (3.15%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 5 (2.25%) SaaS
8 2 (0.90%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.90%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (0.90%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.80%) SMS
2 3 (1.35%) HTTP
2 3 (1.35%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.90%) DNS
3 2 (0.90%) Internet
3 2 (0.90%) Intranet
3 2 (0.90%) Remote Desktop
3 2 (0.90%) SMTP
3 2 (0.90%) SNMP
3 2 (0.90%) Wireless
4 1 (0.45%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.45%) LDAP
4 1 (0.45%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (23.87%) SQL Server
2 37 (16.67%) MongoDB
3 24 (10.81%) NoSQL
4 20 (9.01%) DB2
5 13 (5.86%) Relational Database
6 12 (5.41%) PostgreSQL
7 10 (4.50%) Pentaho
8 9 (4.05%) Data Warehouse
9 8 (3.60%) BusinessObjects
9 8 (3.60%) Crystal Reports
9 8 (3.60%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
10 7 (3.15%) Amazon RDS
10 7 (3.15%) Redis
11 6 (2.70%) Apache Cassandra
12 4 (1.80%) Big Data
13 3 (1.35%) OLAP
13 3 (1.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 2 (0.90%) Apache Hive
14 2 (0.90%) Oracle OLAP
14 2 (0.90%) Riak
Development Applications
1 45 (20.27%) Git (software)
2 17 (7.66%) Visual Studio
3 15 (6.76%) Subversion
4 13 (5.86%) gulp
5 7 (3.15%) Eclipse
5 7 (3.15%) webpack
6 5 (2.25%) Grunt
6 5 (2.25%) PhantomJS
7 4 (1.80%) Mercurial
8 3 (1.35%) JSUnit
8 3 (1.35%) JUnit
8 3 (1.35%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (0.90%) Bower
9 2 (0.90%) Gradle
9 2 (0.90%) Hudson
9 2 (0.90%) Jenkins
9 2 (0.90%) JIRA
9 2 (0.90%) Talend Open Studio
9 2 (0.90%) TestNG
10 1 (0.45%) Cucumber
General
1 27 (12.16%) Retail
2 26 (11.71%) Games
3 25 (11.26%) Finance
4 23 (10.36%) Marketing
5 18 (8.11%) Publishing
6 10 (4.50%) Back Office
7 8 (3.60%) Manufacturing
8 6 (2.70%) Billing
9 5 (2.25%) Electronics
9 5 (2.25%) Telecoms
10 4 (1.80%) Advertising
11 2 (0.90%) Automotive
12 1 (0.45%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 165 (74.32%) Developer
2 114 (51.35%) PHP Developer
3 49 (22.07%) Web Developer
4 39 (17.57%) MySQL Developer
4 39 (17.57%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 31 (13.96%) JavaScript Developer
6 30 (13.51%) HTML Developer
6 30 (13.51%) Senior Developer
7 26 (11.71%) PHP Web Developer
8 25 (11.26%) HTML CSS Developer
9 23 (10.36%) Architect
10 21 (9.46%) Senior PHP Developer
10 21 (9.46%) Solutions Architect
11 18 (8.11%) LAMP Developer
11 18 (8.11%) PHP LAMP Developer
12 17 (7.66%) SQL Developer
13 15 (6.76%) .NET Developer
13 15 (6.76%) .NET Web Developer
13 15 (6.76%) VB.NET Developer
13 15 (6.76%) VB.NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 121 (54.50%) CSS
2 118 (53.15%) HTML
3 91 (40.99%) jQuery
4 49 (22.07%) LAMP
5 44 (19.82%) HTML5
6 33 (14.86%) AngularJS
7 30 (13.51%) .NET
8 27 (12.16%) Ajax
9 26 (11.71%) Node.js
9 26 (11.71%) React
10 25 (11.26%) Laravel
10 25 (11.26%) XML
11 22 (9.91%) ASP.NET
12 21 (9.46%) CSS3
13 18 (8.11%) JSON
14 17 (7.66%) LEMP Stack
15 15 (6.76%) Sass
15 15 (6.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 14 (6.31%) REST
16 14 (6.31%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 30 (13.51%) Computer Science
2 19 (8.56%) CMDB
2 19 (8.56%) Data Centre
3 11 (4.95%) Mobile App
3 11 (4.95%) Social Media
3 11 (4.95%) User Experience
4 10 (4.50%) Mobile Games
4 10 (4.50%) Online Games
5 8 (3.60%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (2.70%) Algorithms
6 6 (2.70%) Linux Command Line
7 4 (1.80%) Management Information System
7 4 (1.80%) Mobile Payment
7 4 (1.80%) NHS
8 3 (1.35%) Digital Media
8 3 (1.35%) Fintech
8 3 (1.35%) Social Network
9 2 (0.90%) BBC
9 2 (0.90%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 55 (24.77%) Linux
2 18 (8.11%) Windows
3 11 (4.95%) Unix
4 10 (4.50%) Windows Server
5 8 (3.60%) Mac OS
6 5 (2.25%) Android
7 4 (1.80%) Apple iOS
7 4 (1.80%) CentOS
7 4 (1.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (1.80%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.90%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.90%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.45%) Debian
9 1 (0.45%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.45%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (35.59%) Web Development
2 62 (27.93%) MVC
3 41 (18.47%) Business Intelligence
4 40 (18.02%) OO
5 34 (15.32%) Software Engineering
6 33 (14.86%) OOP
7 31 (13.96%) E-Commerce
8 26 (11.71%) CRM
9 25 (11.26%) Project Management
10 23 (10.36%) Agile Software Development
10 23 (10.36%) IT Strategy
10 23 (10.36%) TOGAF
11 22 (9.91%) Customer Engagement
12 20 (9.01%) ITIL
12 20 (9.01%) ITIL V3
12 20 (9.01%) Open Source
12 20 (9.01%) PRINCE2
12 20 (9.01%) Service Management
13 19 (8.56%) Capacity Planning
13 19 (8.56%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 144 (64.86%) PHP
2 121 (54.50%) JavaScript
3 61 (27.48%) SQL
4 29 (13.06%) Java
5 19 (8.56%) VB.NET
6 13 (5.86%) C
7 11 (4.95%) C++
8 6 (2.70%) T-SQL
9 5 (2.25%) C#
9 5 (2.25%) XPath
10 3 (1.35%) PHP 7
10 3 (1.35%) Scala
11 2 (0.90%) Objective-C
11 2 (0.90%) PHP 5
11 2 (0.90%) Python
12 1 (0.45%) Dart
12 1 (0.45%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 36 (16.22%) Degree
2 19 (8.56%) PMI Certification
2 19 (8.56%) PMP
3 18 (8.11%) ISEB
4 1 (0.45%) MCP
4 1 (0.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.60%) Data Quality
2 5 (2.25%) QA
3 1 (0.45%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (11.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (8.56%) Virtual Machines
3 10 (4.50%) Docker
4 4 (1.80%) Active Directory
5 2 (0.90%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 2 (0.90%) HDFS
5 2 (0.90%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.90%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 19 (8.56%) SCVMM
2 7 (3.15%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.90%) Hadoop YARN
3 2 (0.90%) Plesk
3 2 (0.90%) Puppet
4 1 (0.45%) SCCM
4 1 (0.45%) WSUS
Vendors
1 27 (12.16%) VMware
2 23 (10.36%) Oracle
3 20 (9.01%) IBM
4 19 (8.56%) BMC
4 19 (8.56%) Citrix
5 18 (8.11%) CheckPoint
5 18 (8.11%) Cisco
5 18 (8.11%) EMC
5 18 (8.11%) HP
5 18 (8.11%) Juniper
5 18 (8.11%) NetApp
6 17 (7.66%) Zend
7 12 (5.41%) Adobe
8 9 (4.05%) Microsoft
9 8 (3.60%) Cognos
9 8 (3.60%) Veeam
10 5 (2.25%) Red Hat
11 4 (1.80%) Tableau
12 3 (1.35%) Sage
13 2 (0.90%) Salesforce.com
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Exposed Solutions
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Itecco
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Birmingham
Eclipse I.T. Recruitment
Salary: Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Itecco
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Edgar Cowen
Salary: Excellent Salary + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Industry leading salary
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £45000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + 10% Bonus, travel aboad
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham
Intouch Games
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
Posted: 15 days ago
Birmingham
Intouch Games
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
Posted: 7 days ago
Birmingham
greywood
Salary: £20000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Venturi
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + company benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Birmingham
Intouch Games
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
Posted: 27 days ago