Period
to 16 August 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 16 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MySQL
South Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 41 41 38
Rank change year-on-year 0 -3 +13
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 51 50 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 4.89% 5.13% 5.57%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 16.04% 17.36% 21.15%
Number of salaries quoted 48 41 76
Cardiff median annual salary £43,750 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% - +7.69%
10th Percentile £31,250 £22,500 £19,875
90th Percentile £54,000 £52,500 £47,500
South Wales median annual salary £42,500 £36,000 £37,025
% change year-on-year +18.06% -2.77% +13.92%

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 318 288 364
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 30.49% 29.57% 26.34%
Number of salaries quoted 260 256 335
Cardiff median annual salary £42,500 £39,250 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.28% +4.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £22,600
90th Percentile £61,250 £53,915 £50,000
South Wales median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +14.29%

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 16 August 2018.

Salary histogram for MySQL in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 16 August 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 30 (58.82%) PHP
1 30 (58.82%) SQL
2 26 (50.98%) Amazon AWS
3 24 (47.06%) Python
4 20 (39.22%) Git (software)
5 18 (35.29%) Bash Shell
5 18 (35.29%) High Availability
6 17 (33.33%) TCP/IP
7 16 (31.37%) JavaScript
7 16 (31.37%) Subversion
8 15 (29.41%) WordPress
8 15 (29.41%) Configuration Management
8 15 (29.41%) LAMP
8 15 (29.41%) DNS
8 15 (29.41%) DevOps
9 14 (27.45%) Opscode Chef
9 14 (27.45%) Puppet
9 14 (27.45%) LAN
9 14 (27.45%) WAN
9 14 (27.45%) Linux
9 14 (27.45%) Shell Script
9 14 (27.45%) Load Balancing
10 13 (25.49%) Content Management
10 13 (25.49%) Software Engineering
10 13 (25.49%) Clustering
10 13 (25.49%) HTML
10 13 (25.49%) CSS
10 13 (25.49%) Varnish
10 13 (25.49%) ZABBIX
10 13 (25.49%) Mentoring

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 15 (29.41%) WordPress
2 7 (13.73%) CMS
3 4 (7.84%) Apache
4 1 (1.96%) Confluence
4 1 (1.96%) Drupal
4 1 (1.96%) JBoss
4 1 (1.96%) nginx
4 1 (1.96%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.96%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (1.96%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 26 (50.98%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (25.49%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 8 (15.69%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (5.88%) Serverless
5 1 (1.96%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.96%) Amazon S3
5 1 (1.96%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.96%) G Suite
5 1 (1.96%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (1.96%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 17 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 15 (29.41%) DNS
3 14 (27.45%) LAN
3 14 (27.45%) WAN
4 2 (3.92%) HTTP
4 2 (3.92%) Internet
5 1 (1.96%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (1.96%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (1.96%) Cisco PIX
5 1 (1.96%) Firewall
5 1 (1.96%) IPsec
5 1 (1.96%) PuTTY
5 1 (1.96%) SSH
5 1 (1.96%) SSL
5 1 (1.96%) tcpdump
5 1 (1.96%) VPN
5 1 (1.96%) WinSCP
5 1 (1.96%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (13.73%) MongoDB
1 7 (13.73%) SQL Server
2 6 (11.76%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (9.80%) RDBMS
3 5 (9.80%) Relational Database
4 4 (7.84%) Apache Cassandra
4 4 (7.84%) GIS
5 3 (5.88%) NoSQL
6 2 (3.92%) MariaDB
7 1 (1.96%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 20 (39.22%) Git (software)
2 16 (31.37%) Subversion
3 2 (3.92%) Cucumber
3 2 (3.92%) Jenkins
3 2 (3.92%) JIRA
3 2 (3.92%) Maven
3 2 (3.92%) Selenium
4 1 (1.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (1.96%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.96%) Vagrant
General
1 6 (11.76%) Finance
2 1 (1.96%) Automotive
2 1 (1.96%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 24 (47.06%) Developer
2 12 (23.53%) Lead DevOps
3 10 (19.61%) PHP Developer
4 7 (13.73%) Java Developer
4 7 (13.73%) Team Leader
5 6 (11.76%) Architect
5 6 (11.76%) AWS DevOps
5 6 (11.76%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 6 (11.76%) Senior Developer
6 5 (9.80%) AWS Infrastructure Lead
7 4 (7.84%) Cloud Engineer
7 4 (7.84%) Database Architect
7 4 (7.84%) DBA
7 4 (7.84%) Lead Developer
7 4 (7.84%) Senior Architect
7 4 (7.84%) Senior Database Architect
7 4 (7.84%) Senior DBA
7 4 (7.84%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 4 (7.84%) Senior SQL DBA
7 4 (7.84%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (29.41%) LAMP
2 13 (25.49%) CSS
2 13 (25.49%) HTML
3 12 (23.53%) SOAP
3 12 (23.53%) XML
4 11 (21.57%) Web Services
5 8 (15.69%) jQuery
6 7 (13.73%) JSON
7 5 (9.80%) Ajax
7 5 (9.80%) Hibernate
7 5 (9.80%) Spring
8 4 (7.84%) HTML5
8 4 (7.84%) Node.js
8 4 (7.84%) RESTful
9 3 (5.88%) CSS3
9 3 (5.88%) Laravel
9 3 (5.88%) REST
10 2 (3.92%) AngularJS
10 2 (3.92%) Java EE
10 2 (3.92%) React
Miscellaneous
1 13 (25.49%) Clustering
2 6 (11.76%) Self-Motivation
3 5 (9.80%) Computer Science
4 4 (7.84%) User Experience
5 3 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.96%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.96%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (1.96%) W3C
6 1 (1.96%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 14 (27.45%) Linux
2 4 (7.84%) Android
2 4 (7.84%) Apple iOS
2 4 (7.84%) Unix
3 2 (3.92%) CentOS
3 2 (3.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (3.92%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.96%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (35.29%) High Availability
2 15 (29.41%) Configuration Management
2 15 (29.41%) DevOps
3 14 (27.45%) Load Balancing
4 13 (25.49%) Content Management
4 13 (25.49%) Mentoring
4 13 (25.49%) Software Engineering
5 9 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (15.69%) Problem-Solving
7 5 (9.80%) OO
7 5 (9.80%) People Management
7 5 (9.80%) Root Cause Analysis
7 5 (9.80%) TDD
8 4 (7.84%) Android Development
8 4 (7.84%) iOS Development
8 4 (7.84%) Microservices
8 4 (7.84%) Migration
8 4 (7.84%) Open Source
8 4 (7.84%) Test Automation
9 3 (5.88%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 30 (58.82%) PHP
1 30 (58.82%) SQL
2 24 (47.06%) Python
3 18 (35.29%) Bash Shell
4 16 (31.37%) JavaScript
5 14 (27.45%) Shell Script
6 7 (13.73%) Java
7 6 (11.76%) PowerShell
8 4 (7.84%) C++
8 4 (7.84%) PL/SQL
8 4 (7.84%) Ruby
9 1 (1.96%) C#
9 1 (1.96%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 5 (9.80%) Degree
2 3 (5.88%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.84%) Data Quality
1 4 (7.84%) GDPR
1 4 (7.84%) QA
2 1 (1.96%) WAI
System Software
1 13 (25.49%) Varnish
2 3 (5.88%) Docker
3 2 (3.92%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.96%) iptables
4 1 (1.96%) Postfix
4 1 (1.96%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 14 (27.45%) Opscode Chef
1 14 (27.45%) Puppet
2 13 (25.49%) ZABBIX
3 3 (5.88%) Ansible
4 2 (3.92%) Terraform
5 1 (1.96%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 9 (17.65%) Oracle
2 6 (11.76%) Microsoft
3 5 (9.80%) Google
4 4 (7.84%) ESRI
4 4 (7.84%) Teradata
4 4 (7.84%) VMware
5 2 (3.92%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.96%) AppDynamics
6 1 (1.96%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.96%) Cisco
6 1 (1.96%) New Relic
6 1 (1.96%) PagerDuty
6 1 (1.96%) Rackspace