Period
to 21 February 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 21 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MySQL
South Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 41 31 55
Rank change year-on-year -10 +24 -9
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 44 82 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 5.33% 6.93% 4.36%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 18.26% 21.41% 14.62%
Number of salaries quoted 42 74 53
Cardiff median annual salary £37,250 £36,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.47% - +2.86%
10th Percentile £23,700 £24,475 £22,500
90th Percentile £52,250 £51,750 £55,000
South Wales median annual salary £39,500 £36,750 £36,000
% change year-on-year +7.48% +2.08% +2.86%

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 241 383 431
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 29.21% 32.35% 29.83%
Number of salaries quoted 221 354 370
Cardiff median annual salary £38,000 £36,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.11% +4.29% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,325 £22,500
90th Percentile £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
South Wales median annual salary £38,500 £40,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year -3.75% +12.68% +1.43%

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 21 February 2018.

Salary histogram for MySQL in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 21 (47.73%) JavaScript
1 21 (47.73%) PHP
1 21 (47.73%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (34.09%) Oracle
2 15 (34.09%) Git (software)
3 14 (31.82%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (31.82%) Java
4 13 (29.55%) Linux
5 11 (25.00%) Web Services
5 11 (25.00%) SQL
5 11 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
5 11 (25.00%) Docker
6 10 (22.73%) Scrum
6 10 (22.73%) SQL Server
7 9 (20.45%) HTML
7 9 (20.45%) CSS
7 9 (20.45%) NoSQL
8 8 (18.18%) Node.js
8 8 (18.18%) Test Automation
8 8 (18.18%) jQuery
8 8 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (18.18%) Relational Database
8 8 (18.18%) LAMP
9 7 (15.91%) Software Engineering
9 7 (15.91%) Web Development
9 7 (15.91%) OO
9 7 (15.91%) JUnit
9 7 (15.91%) Jenkins
9 7 (15.91%) Microservices
9 7 (15.91%) 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 6 (13.64%) Elasticsearch
1 6 (13.64%) Tomcat
1 6 (13.64%) WordPress
2 5 (11.36%) Apache
3 4 (9.09%) CMS
4 1 (2.27%) Apache Pig
4 1 (2.27%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (4.55%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 14 (31.82%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (13.64%) SaaS
3 5 (11.36%) npm
4 2 (4.55%) GitHub
4 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (2.27%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (2.27%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (2.27%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.55%) SMS
1 2 (4.55%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.27%) DNS
2 1 (2.27%) Firewall
2 1 (2.27%) Internet
2 1 (2.27%) LAN
2 1 (2.27%) MPLS
2 1 (2.27%) VoIP
2 1 (2.27%) WAN
2 1 (2.27%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
2 10 (22.73%) SQL Server
3 9 (20.45%) NoSQL
4 8 (18.18%) Relational Database
5 6 (13.64%) Big Data
6 4 (9.09%) MongoDB
7 3 (6.82%) HPCC
7 3 (6.82%) RDBMS
8 1 (2.27%) Amazon Aurora
8 1 (2.27%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (2.27%) Amazon Redshift
8 1 (2.27%) Couchbase
8 1 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (2.27%) Ingres
8 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database
8 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (2.27%) Power BI
8 1 (2.27%) Redis
Development Applications
1 15 (34.09%) Git (software)
2 7 (15.91%) Jenkins
2 7 (15.91%) JUnit
3 5 (11.36%) Bower
4 4 (9.09%) Cucumber
4 4 (9.09%) Selenium
5 3 (6.82%) Subversion
6 2 (4.55%) GitLab
6 2 (4.55%) JIRA
6 2 (4.55%) Maven
6 2 (4.55%) Vagrant
7 1 (2.27%) SonarQube
7 1 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (2.27%) The Grinder
7 1 (2.27%) Travis CI
7 1 (2.27%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (11.36%) Marketing
2 4 (9.09%) Advertising
3 2 (4.55%) Finance
4 1 (2.27%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 31 (70.45%) Developer
2 11 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 5 (11.36%) PHP Developer
3 5 (11.36%) Software Developer
4 4 (9.09%) DBA
4 4 (9.09%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 4 (9.09%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 4 (9.09%) Senior Developer
4 4 (9.09%) Senior Java Developer
4 4 (9.09%) Software Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) Lead Developer
5 3 (6.82%) Senior DBA
5 3 (6.82%) Web Developer
6 2 (4.55%) Quality Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (4.55%) Senior Test Analyst
6 2 (4.55%) Senior Test Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) SQL DBA
6 2 (4.55%) Team Leader
6 2 (4.55%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (25.00%) Web Services
2 9 (20.45%) CSS
2 9 (20.45%) HTML
3 8 (18.18%) jQuery
3 8 (18.18%) LAMP
3 8 (18.18%) Node.js
4 7 (15.91%) AngularJS
5 6 (13.64%) Laravel
6 5 (11.36%) Ajax
6 5 (11.36%) Spring
6 5 (11.36%) Symfony
7 4 (9.09%) CSS3
7 4 (9.09%) Hibernate
7 4 (9.09%) HTML5
7 4 (9.09%) JSON
7 4 (9.09%) Natural Language Processing
7 4 (9.09%) REST
7 4 (9.09%) RESTful
7 4 (9.09%) XML
8 3 (6.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.09%) Fintech
2 3 (6.82%) Social Media
2 3 (6.82%) W3C
3 1 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.27%) BBC
3 1 (2.27%) Clustering
3 1 (2.27%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.27%) Data Structures
3 1 (2.27%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 13 (29.55%) Linux
2 1 (2.27%) CentOS
2 1 (2.27%) Debian
2 1 (2.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (2.27%) Ubuntu
2 1 (2.27%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (47.73%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (22.73%) Scrum
3 8 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (18.18%) Test Automation
4 7 (15.91%) Machine Learning
4 7 (15.91%) Mentoring
4 7 (15.91%) Microservices
4 7 (15.91%) OO
4 7 (15.91%) Software Engineering
4 7 (15.91%) Web Development
5 6 (13.64%) SDLC
6 5 (11.36%) Data Cleansing
7 4 (9.09%) Analytics
7 4 (9.09%) Front End Development
7 4 (9.09%) High Availability
7 4 (9.09%) Product Management
8 3 (6.82%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (6.82%) Data Engineering
8 3 (6.82%) DevOps
8 3 (6.82%) Web Usability
Programming Languages
1 21 (47.73%) JavaScript
1 21 (47.73%) PHP
2 14 (31.82%) Java
3 11 (25.00%) SQL
4 4 (9.09%) Python
5 3 (6.82%) C++
5 3 (6.82%) Ruby
6 2 (4.55%) C
6 2 (4.55%) PL/SQL
6 2 (4.55%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.27%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.27%) C#
7 1 (2.27%) Perl
7 1 (2.27%) R
7 1 (2.27%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.27%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.27%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (4.55%) Degree
2 1 (2.27%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (15.91%) Data Quality
2 5 (11.36%) QA
3 2 (4.55%) GDPR
4 1 (2.27%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 11 (25.00%) Docker
2 1 (2.27%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 4 (9.09%) Ansible
2 1 (2.27%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.27%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (2.27%) NetBackup
2 1 (2.27%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.27%) Puppet
2 1 (2.27%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (2.27%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 15 (34.09%) Oracle
2 3 (6.82%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.82%) Zend
3 2 (4.55%) Teradata
3 2 (4.55%) Twitter
4 1 (2.27%) Actian
4 1 (2.27%) arcserve
4 1 (2.27%) Brocade
4 1 (2.27%) Cisco
4 1 (2.27%) Coverity
4 1 (2.27%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.27%) Samsung
4 1 (2.27%) SonicWALL