Period
to 25 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cardiff with a requirement for MySQL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited MySQL over the 6 months to 25 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MySQL
South Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 31 31 42
Rank change year-on-year 0 +11 +1
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 57 65 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 6.42% 6.29% 5.25%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 22.01% 19.52% 19.15%
Number of salaries quoted 53 56 65
Cardiff median annual salary £42,500 £35,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.43% -2.78% +10.77%
10th Percentile £30,000 £22,500 £20,650
90th Percentile £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
South Wales median annual salary £42,500 £35,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year +21.43% -9.09% +14.07%

MySQL is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cardiff with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Cardiff
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 259 333 376
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 29.17% 32.24% 27.41%
Number of salaries quoted 234 291 325
Cardiff median annual salary £39,500 £37,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.33% +4.17% +2.86%
10th Percentile £27,500 £23,500 £22,250
90th Percentile £52,500 £54,080 £50,000
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

MySQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

Job postings citing MySQL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cardiff.

Job vacancy trend for MySQL in Cardiff

MySQL
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Salary trend for MySQL in Cardiff

MySQL
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MySQL in Cardiff over the 6 months to 25 May 2018.

Salary histogram for MySQL in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 25 May 2018, IT jobs citing MySQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cardiff region with a requirement for MySQL.

1 32 (56.14%) PHP
1 32 (56.14%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (47.37%) Git (software)
3 26 (45.61%) SQL
4 22 (38.60%) JavaScript
4 22 (38.60%) LAMP
5 20 (35.09%) Python
6 18 (31.58%) Software Engineering
6 18 (31.58%) High Availability
6 18 (31.58%) Mentoring
7 16 (28.07%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (28.07%) Web Services
8 15 (26.32%) Subversion
8 15 (26.32%) DevOps
8 15 (26.32%) Bash Shell
9 14 (24.56%) Puppet
9 14 (24.56%) Opscode Chef
9 14 (24.56%) Load Balancing
9 14 (24.56%) WordPress
9 14 (24.56%) Linux
9 14 (24.56%) LAN
9 14 (24.56%) WAN
9 14 (24.56%) DNS
9 14 (24.56%) Java
9 14 (24.56%) Configuration Management
9 14 (24.56%) Shell Script
10 13 (22.81%) TCP/IP
10 13 (22.81%) Content Management
10 13 (22.81%) Clustering
10 13 (22.81%) Varnish

MySQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff 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 14 (24.56%) WordPress
2 8 (14.04%) Apache
3 6 (10.53%) CMS
3 6 (10.53%) Tomcat
4 4 (7.02%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (3.51%) nginx
6 1 (1.75%) Apache Pig
6 1 (1.75%) Confluence
6 1 (1.75%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (1.75%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 32 (56.14%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (22.81%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 5 (8.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (8.77%) SaaS
4 4 (7.02%) npm
5 3 (5.26%) Serverless
6 2 (3.51%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (1.75%) Amazon S3
7 1 (1.75%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (1.75%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (1.75%) G Suite
7 1 (1.75%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (1.75%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 14 (24.56%) DNS
1 14 (24.56%) LAN
1 14 (24.56%) WAN
2 13 (22.81%) TCP/IP
3 2 (3.51%) HTTP
4 1 (1.75%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (1.75%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (1.75%) Cisco PIX
4 1 (1.75%) Firewall
4 1 (1.75%) Internet
4 1 (1.75%) IPsec
4 1 (1.75%) SSH
4 1 (1.75%) SSL
4 1 (1.75%) tcpdump
4 1 (1.75%) VPN
4 1 (1.75%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (21.05%) PostgreSQL
2 10 (17.54%) NoSQL
3 9 (15.79%) Relational Database
4 8 (14.04%) SQL Server
5 7 (12.28%) RDBMS
6 5 (8.77%) MongoDB
7 2 (3.51%) Amazon RDS
7 2 (3.51%) Big Data
7 2 (3.51%) HPCC
8 1 (1.75%) Apache Hive
8 1 (1.75%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 27 (47.37%) Git (software)
2 15 (26.32%) Subversion
3 7 (12.28%) Jenkins
3 7 (12.28%) JUnit
4 4 (7.02%) Bower
5 3 (5.26%) Cucumber
5 3 (5.26%) Selenium
6 2 (3.51%) JIRA
6 2 (3.51%) Maven
6 2 (3.51%) Vagrant
7 1 (1.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (1.75%) SonarQube
7 1 (1.75%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.75%) The Grinder
7 1 (1.75%) Travis CI
General
1 4 (7.02%) Finance
2 2 (3.51%) Marketing
3 1 (1.75%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 32 (56.14%) Developer
2 12 (21.05%) Java Developer
2 12 (21.05%) Lead DevOps
3 11 (19.30%) PHP Developer
4 7 (12.28%) Architect
4 7 (12.28%) Team Leader
5 6 (10.53%) AWS DevOps
6 5 (8.77%) AWS Infrastructure Lead
6 5 (8.77%) Database Architect
6 5 (8.77%) DBA
6 5 (8.77%) Senior Architect
6 5 (8.77%) Senior Database Architect
6 5 (8.77%) Senior DBA
6 5 (8.77%) Senior SQL DBA
6 5 (8.77%) SQL DBA
7 4 (7.02%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 4 (7.02%) Senior Developer
7 4 (7.02%) Senior Java Developer
7 4 (7.02%) Software Developer
7 4 (7.02%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (38.60%) LAMP
2 16 (28.07%) Web Services
3 8 (14.04%) CSS
3 8 (14.04%) HTML
3 8 (14.04%) Spring
4 7 (12.28%) Hibernate
4 7 (12.28%) jQuery
4 7 (12.28%) RESTful
5 6 (10.53%) AngularJS
5 6 (10.53%) Laravel
5 6 (10.53%) Node.js
6 5 (8.77%) REST
7 4 (7.02%) SOAP
7 4 (7.02%) Symfony
7 4 (7.02%) XML
8 3 (5.26%) HTML5
8 3 (5.26%) Natural Language Processing
9 2 (3.51%) CSS3
9 2 (3.51%) Spring Cloud
9 2 (3.51%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 13 (22.81%) Clustering
2 5 (8.77%) Computer Science
2 5 (8.77%) Self-Motivation
3 4 (7.02%) Fintech
4 2 (3.51%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.51%) Social Media
5 1 (1.75%) BBC
5 1 (1.75%) e-Learning
5 1 (1.75%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 14 (24.56%) Linux
2 2 (3.51%) CentOS
2 2 (3.51%) Ubuntu
3 1 (1.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.75%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (31.58%) High Availability
1 18 (31.58%) Mentoring
1 18 (31.58%) Software Engineering
2 16 (28.07%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (26.32%) DevOps
4 14 (24.56%) Configuration Management
4 14 (24.56%) Load Balancing
5 13 (22.81%) Content Management
6 12 (21.05%) OO
7 7 (12.28%) Test Automation
8 6 (10.53%) Artificial Intelligence
8 6 (10.53%) Machine Learning
8 6 (10.53%) Microservices
8 6 (10.53%) Scrum
9 5 (8.77%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (8.77%) People Management
9 5 (8.77%) Problem-Solving
9 5 (8.77%) Root Cause Analysis
9 5 (8.77%) SDLC
10 4 (7.02%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 32 (56.14%) PHP
2 26 (45.61%) SQL
3 22 (38.60%) JavaScript
4 20 (35.09%) Python
5 15 (26.32%) Bash Shell
6 14 (24.56%) Java
6 14 (24.56%) Shell Script
7 7 (12.28%) Java 8
8 6 (10.53%) Ruby
9 5 (8.77%) C++
9 5 (8.77%) PL/SQL
9 5 (8.77%) PowerShell
10 2 (3.51%) C
11 1 (1.75%) Perl
11 1 (1.75%) R
11 1 (1.75%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (10.53%) Degree
2 3 (5.26%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.53%) Data Quality
1 6 (10.53%) QA
2 5 (8.77%) GDPR
3 1 (1.75%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.75%) WAI
System Software
1 13 (22.81%) Varnish
2 12 (21.05%) Docker
3 1 (1.75%) iptables
3 1 (1.75%) Postfix
3 1 (1.75%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (24.56%) Opscode Chef
1 14 (24.56%) Puppet
2 13 (22.81%) ZABBIX
3 4 (7.02%) Ansible
4 1 (1.75%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 11 (19.30%) Oracle
2 5 (8.77%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.77%) Teradata
3 3 (5.26%) Zend
4 1 (1.75%) AppDynamics
4 1 (1.75%) Atlassian
4 1 (1.75%) Cisco
4 1 (1.75%) Coverity
4 1 (1.75%) Google
4 1 (1.75%) New Relic
4 1 (1.75%) PagerDuty
4 1 (1.75%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.75%) Samsung
4 1 (1.75%) VMware