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 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MySQL
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 41 28 59
Rank change year-on-year -13 +31  
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 108 157 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 5.58% 6.60% 4.11%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 19.64% 31.85% 15.12%
Number of salaries quoted 90 130 75
Median salary £40,000 £33,000 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.21% +3.12%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £49,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33%  

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 550 493 549
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 28.42% 20.71% 27.19%
Number of salaries quoted 472 421 472
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £53,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

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 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for MySQL in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 June 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.

1 149 (65.93%) PHP
2 122 (53.98%) HTML
3 120 (53.10%) CSS
4 115 (50.88%) JavaScript
5 84 (37.17%) Web Development
6 71 (31.42%) SQL
7 70 (30.97%) Linux
8 63 (27.88%) jQuery
9 55 (24.34%) Git (software)
9 55 (24.34%) AngularJS
10 53 (23.45%) SQL Server
10 53 (23.45%) MVC
11 51 (22.57%) LAMP
12 47 (20.80%) HTML5
13 44 (19.47%) MongoDB
13 44 (19.47%) Business Intelligence
14 41 (18.14%) OO
15 38 (16.81%) OOP
15 38 (16.81%) .NET
16 36 (15.93%) Apache
16 36 (15.93%) Laravel
17 35 (15.49%) Games
18 34 (15.04%) NoSQL
18 34 (15.04%) React
19 31 (13.72%) Retail
19 31 (13.72%) E-Commerce
19 31 (13.72%) XML
19 31 (13.72%) C
20 30 (13.27%) Marketing
20 30 (13.27%) Amazon AWS

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 36 (15.93%) Apache
2 19 (8.41%) nginx
3 16 (7.08%) Elasticsearch
4 13 (5.75%) CMS
5 11 (4.87%) WordPress
6 6 (2.65%) Drupal
7 5 (2.21%) Oracle Workflow
8 3 (1.33%) Joomla!
9 2 (0.88%) IBM Domino
9 2 (0.88%) MS Exchange
10 1 (0.44%) Apache Pig
10 1 (0.44%) Apache Spark
10 1 (0.44%) Confluence
10 1 (0.44%) Moodle
10 1 (0.44%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (3.98%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (1.33%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.44%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 13 (5.75%) Magento
2 5 (2.21%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (0.88%) NetSuite
3 2 (0.88%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.44%) OpenCart
4 1 (0.44%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 30 (13.27%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (10.62%) Amazon EC2
3 16 (7.08%) Microsoft Azure
4 13 (5.75%) IaaS
4 13 (5.75%) PaaS
5 11 (4.87%) GitHub
6 10 (4.42%) Amazon S3
6 10 (4.42%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 7 (3.10%) SaaS
8 2 (0.88%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.54%) DNS
1 8 (3.54%) SMS
2 6 (2.65%) TCP/IP
3 5 (2.21%) Asterisk PBX
3 5 (2.21%) DHCP
3 5 (2.21%) Firewall
3 5 (2.21%) VPN
4 4 (1.77%) HTTP
5 3 (1.33%) Remote Desktop
6 2 (0.88%) Internet
6 2 (0.88%) SMTP
6 2 (0.88%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (23.45%) SQL Server
2 44 (19.47%) MongoDB
3 34 (15.04%) NoSQL
4 16 (7.08%) DB2
5 15 (6.64%) Apache Cassandra
6 10 (4.42%) Amazon RDS
7 9 (3.98%) MariaDB
7 9 (3.98%) Redis
8 8 (3.54%) Relational Database
8 8 (3.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 7 (3.10%) Data Warehouse
9 7 (3.10%) SQL Server 2008
10 6 (2.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 5 (2.21%) Hadoop
11 5 (2.21%) PostgreSQL
11 5 (2.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 4 (1.77%) MS Access
13 3 (1.33%) Pentaho
14 2 (0.88%) Big Data
14 2 (0.88%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 55 (24.34%) Git (software)
2 16 (7.08%) gulp
2 16 (7.08%) Visual Studio
3 15 (6.64%) Subversion
4 14 (6.19%) JSUnit
5 10 (4.42%) webpack
6 8 (3.54%) Eclipse
6 8 (3.54%) PhantomJS
7 5 (2.21%) Grunt
7 5 (2.21%) Vagrant
8 4 (1.77%) GitLab
9 2 (0.88%) JUnit
9 2 (0.88%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (0.88%) TestNG
10 1 (0.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (0.44%) Bower
10 1 (0.44%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.44%) JIRA
10 1 (0.44%) Mockito
10 1 (0.44%) Selenium
General
1 35 (15.49%) Games
2 31 (13.72%) Retail
3 30 (13.27%) Marketing
4 21 (9.29%) Finance
5 13 (5.75%) Publishing
6 11 (4.87%) Back Office
7 9 (3.98%) Manufacturing
8 8 (3.54%) Billing
8 8 (3.54%) Electronics
8 8 (3.54%) Telecoms
9 4 (1.77%) Legal
10 2 (0.88%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 157 (69.47%) Developer
2 104 (46.02%) PHP Developer
3 53 (23.45%) Web Developer
4 33 (14.60%) PHP Web Developer
4 33 (14.60%) Senior Developer
5 28 (12.39%) HTML Developer
6 27 (11.95%) HTML CSS Developer
7 25 (11.06%) Senior PHP Developer
8 21 (9.29%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 17 (7.52%) Architect
10 16 (7.08%) MySQL Developer
10 16 (7.08%) PHP MySQL Developer
10 16 (7.08%) SQL Developer
11 15 (6.64%) .NET Developer
11 15 (6.64%) .NET Web Developer
11 15 (6.64%) Angular Developer
11 15 (6.64%) Senior PHP Web Developer
11 15 (6.64%) Senior Web Developer
11 15 (6.64%) VB.NET Developer
11 15 (6.64%) VB.NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 122 (53.98%) HTML
2 120 (53.10%) CSS
3 63 (27.88%) jQuery
4 55 (24.34%) AngularJS
5 51 (22.57%) LAMP
6 47 (20.80%) HTML5
7 38 (16.81%) .NET
8 36 (15.93%) Laravel
9 34 (15.04%) React
10 31 (13.72%) XML
11 27 (11.95%) REST
12 25 (11.06%) Node.js
13 20 (8.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 19 (8.41%) LEMP Stack
15 18 (7.96%) Ajax
16 17 (7.52%) CSS3
17 16 (7.08%) Sass
18 15 (6.64%) ASP.NET
18 15 (6.64%) SOAP
19 14 (6.19%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 24 (10.62%) Computer Science
2 19 (8.41%) Mobile App
3 15 (6.64%) Social Media
4 14 (6.19%) CMDB
4 14 (6.19%) Data Centre
4 14 (6.19%) NHS
5 11 (4.87%) Linux Command Line
5 11 (4.87%) Mobile Games
5 11 (4.87%) Online Games
6 10 (4.42%) Greenfield Project
7 9 (3.98%) Algorithms
8 8 (3.54%) Mobile Payment
9 5 (2.21%) BBC
9 5 (2.21%) User Experience
10 3 (1.33%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (1.33%) Digital Media
11 2 (0.88%) Clustering
12 1 (0.44%) Fintech
12 1 (0.44%) iPad
12 1 (0.44%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 70 (30.97%) Linux
2 26 (11.50%) Windows
3 17 (7.52%) Ubuntu
4 14 (6.19%) Unix
5 12 (5.31%) CentOS
6 11 (4.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 10 (4.42%) Debian
7 10 (4.42%) Windows Server
8 5 (2.21%) Android
8 5 (2.21%) Apple iOS
9 4 (1.77%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (1.77%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (0.88%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.44%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (37.17%) Web Development
2 53 (23.45%) MVC
3 44 (19.47%) Business Intelligence
4 41 (18.14%) OO
5 38 (16.81%) OOP
6 31 (13.72%) E-Commerce
7 28 (12.39%) Software Engineering
8 26 (11.50%) Agile Software Development
9 23 (10.18%) CRM
9 23 (10.18%) Open Source
10 22 (9.73%) Customer Engagement
11 20 (8.85%) API Integration
12 18 (7.96%) Project Management
12 18 (7.96%) Service Delivery
13 17 (7.52%) Technical Architecture
14 16 (7.08%) ITIL
14 16 (7.08%) OO PHP
14 16 (7.08%) Performance Monitoring
15 15 (6.64%) Capacity Planning
15 15 (6.64%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 149 (65.93%) PHP
2 115 (50.88%) JavaScript
3 71 (31.42%) SQL
4 31 (13.72%) C
5 29 (12.83%) Java
6 15 (6.64%) VB.NET
7 13 (5.75%) C++
8 10 (4.42%) Python
9 8 (3.54%) PHP 5
9 8 (3.54%) PHP 7
9 8 (3.54%) XPath
10 6 (2.65%) C#
11 5 (2.21%) Bash Shell
11 5 (2.21%) Shell Script
11 5 (2.21%) T-SQL
12 4 (1.77%) Perl
13 2 (0.88%) PowerShell
13 2 (0.88%) Scala
14 1 (0.44%) VB
Qualifications
1 27 (11.95%) Degree
2 24 (10.62%) Computer Science Degree
3 14 (6.19%) PMI Certification
3 14 (6.19%) PMP
4 13 (5.75%) ISEB
5 2 (0.88%) MCSA
5 2 (0.88%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.44%) MCP
6 1 (0.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.88%) Data Quality
1 2 (0.88%) QA
1 2 (0.88%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (7.52%) Docker
2 16 (7.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (6.19%) Virtual Machines
4 5 (2.21%) KVM
4 5 (2.21%) pfSense
4 5 (2.21%) Samba
4 5 (2.21%) Virtual Servers
4 5 (2.21%) VirtualBox
5 2 (0.88%) Active Directory
5 2 (0.88%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.88%) Terminal Server
6 1 (0.44%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.44%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 14 (6.19%) SCVMM
2 10 (4.42%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (2.21%) Ansible
3 5 (2.21%) Puppet
3 5 (2.21%) Salt
4 4 (1.77%) Cacti
4 4 (1.77%) Icinga
4 4 (1.77%) Nagios
5 1 (0.44%) Hadoop YARN
5 1 (0.44%) SCCM
5 1 (0.44%) WSUS
Vendors
1 23 (10.18%) Oracle
2 17 (7.52%) Zend
3 16 (7.08%) IBM
3 16 (7.08%) VMware
4 14 (6.19%) BMC
4 14 (6.19%) Citrix
5 13 (5.75%) CheckPoint
5 13 (5.75%) Cisco
5 13 (5.75%) EMC
5 13 (5.75%) HP
5 13 (5.75%) Juniper
5 13 (5.75%) NetApp
5 13 (5.75%) Red Hat
6 11 (4.87%) Microsoft
7 3 (1.33%) Adobe
8 2 (0.88%) Cognos
8 2 (0.88%) Facebook
8 2 (0.88%) Google
8 2 (0.88%) Lotus
8 2 (0.88%) Veeam
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Talent International
Salary: £48000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Maurice Nash
Salary: From £80,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + flexible working
Posted: 3 days ago
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Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Posted: 4 days ago
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Act Talent
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 4 days ago
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Nortech Management Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
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Intouch Games Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
Posted: 4 days ago
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Michael Page Technology
Salary: £26000 - £35000 per annum + car, bonus, pension
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
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Birmingham City University
Salary: £40,961 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
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Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £52K basic + Superb Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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