The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MySQL
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 67 81
Rank change year-on-year +27 +14  
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 53 33 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 4.73% 2.46% 1.63%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 13.02% 9.17% 6.15%
Number of salaries quoted 29 21 18
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +41.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,900 £32,000 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,100 £45,000 £43,600
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 Edinburgh with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 407 360 358
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 36.31% 26.89% 26.50%
Number of salaries quoted 258 241 246
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +18.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

MySQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh

MySQL
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for MySQL in Edinburgh

MySQL
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MySQL in Edinburgh over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for MySQL in Edinburgh

MySQL
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for MySQL.

1 39 (44.32%) Linux
2 36 (40.91%) JavaScript
3 35 (39.77%) PHP
4 33 (37.50%) Java
5 27 (30.68%) Web Development
6 24 (27.27%) HTML
7 23 (26.14%) CSS
8 22 (25.00%) Python
8 22 (25.00%) Puppet
9 21 (23.86%) Open Source
9 21 (23.86%) Windows
10 20 (22.73%) SQL
10 20 (22.73%) Relational Database
11 19 (21.59%) Agile Software Development
12 18 (20.45%) Web Services
13 17 (19.32%) Oracle
14 16 (18.18%) Tomcat
14 16 (18.18%) LAMP
14 16 (18.18%) Degree
15 15 (17.05%) Ruby
15 15 (17.05%) Git (software)
15 15 (17.05%) Opscode Chef
15 15 (17.05%) Apache
15 15 (17.05%) React
16 14 (15.91%) RDBMS
16 14 (15.91%) Software Engineering
16 14 (15.91%) NoSQL
16 14 (15.91%) PowerShell
17 13 (14.77%) PostgreSQL
17 13 (14.77%) Configuration Management

MySQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 16 (18.18%) Tomcat
2 15 (17.05%) Apache
3 9 (10.23%) IIS
4 6 (6.82%) CMS
4 6 (6.82%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (4.55%) ArcGIS
6 3 (3.41%) Confluence
6 3 (3.41%) JBoss
7 2 (2.27%) Drupal
8 1 (1.14%) MODX
8 1 (1.14%) nginx
Applications
1 4 (4.55%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.14%) GIMP
2 1 (1.14%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.68%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.41%) Google Analytics
2 3 (3.41%) SaaS
3 1 (1.14%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.14%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.14%) GitHub
3 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.14%) Office 365
3 1 (1.14%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 10 (11.36%) NAS
1 10 (11.36%) WAN
2 9 (10.23%) iSCSI
2 9 (10.23%) SAN
3 7 (7.95%) Firewall
4 4 (4.55%) DHCP
4 4 (4.55%) DNS
5 1 (1.14%) Internet
5 1 (1.14%) Intranet
5 1 (1.14%) OpenVPN
5 1 (1.14%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (22.73%) Relational Database
2 14 (15.91%) NoSQL
2 14 (15.91%) RDBMS
3 13 (14.77%) PostgreSQL
4 11 (12.50%) SQL Server
5 7 (7.95%) MongoDB
6 4 (4.55%) Amazon Redshift
6 4 (4.55%) Apache Cassandra
6 4 (4.55%) GIS
6 4 (4.55%) QGIS
7 2 (2.27%) MariaDB
7 2 (2.27%) Redis
8 1 (1.14%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (1.14%) DB2
8 1 (1.14%) Looker
8 1 (1.14%) Power BI
8 1 (1.14%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 15 (17.05%) Git (software)
2 10 (11.36%) Subversion
3 3 (3.41%) Ant
3 3 (3.41%) Eclipse
3 3 (3.41%) Jenkins
3 3 (3.41%) JIRA
3 3 (3.41%) JUnit
3 3 (3.41%) Maven
4 2 (2.27%) HttpUnit
4 2 (2.27%) JMeter
5 1 (1.14%) Mercurial
5 1 (1.14%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.14%) Travis CI
General
1 9 (10.23%) Games
2 7 (7.95%) Marketing
3 2 (2.27%) Finance
4 1 (1.14%) Advertising
4 1 (1.14%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 42 (47.73%) Developer
2 14 (15.91%) PHP Developer
3 12 (13.64%) Java Developer
3 12 (13.64%) Systems Engineer
4 10 (11.36%) Analyst
4 10 (11.36%) Software Engineer
5 9 (10.23%) Linux Engineer
6 8 (9.09%) Linux Systems Engineer
6 8 (9.09%) Web Developer
7 7 (7.95%) Senior Developer
8 6 (6.82%) Applications Developer
8 6 (6.82%) Senior Software Engineer
8 6 (6.82%) Web Applications Developer
9 5 (5.68%) Python Developer
9 5 (5.68%) Technical Leader
10 4 (4.55%) Data Analyst
10 4 (4.55%) Data Engineer
10 4 (4.55%) DevOps Engineer
10 4 (4.55%) GIS Analyst
10 4 (4.55%) GIS Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (27.27%) HTML
2 23 (26.14%) CSS
3 18 (20.45%) Web Services
4 16 (18.18%) LAMP
5 15 (17.05%) React
6 12 (13.64%) HTML5
6 12 (13.64%) jQuery
7 10 (11.36%) Spring
8 9 (10.23%) AngularJS
8 9 (10.23%) Symfony
9 8 (9.09%) Laravel
9 8 (9.09%) Ruby on Rails
9 8 (9.09%) XML
10 7 (7.95%) .NET
10 7 (7.95%) Ajax
10 7 (7.95%) RabbitMQ
11 6 (6.82%) JSON
12 5 (5.68%) CSS3
12 5 (5.68%) Google Maps API
12 5 (5.68%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.95%) Computer Science
2 6 (6.82%) Algorithms
3 4 (4.55%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.27%) Data Structures
4 2 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.27%) User Experience
4 2 (2.27%) W3C
5 1 (1.14%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.14%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.14%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.14%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 39 (44.32%) Linux
2 21 (23.86%) Windows
3 12 (13.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (11.36%) Ubuntu
4 10 (11.36%) Windows Server
5 4 (4.55%) Android
5 4 (4.55%) Apple iOS
5 4 (4.55%) Debian
6 3 (3.41%) CentOS
6 3 (3.41%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (2.27%) Solaris
7 2 (2.27%) Unix
7 2 (2.27%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.14%) FreeBSD
8 1 (1.14%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (1.14%) SUSE
8 1 (1.14%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.14%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (30.68%) Web Development
2 21 (23.86%) Open Source
3 19 (21.59%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (15.91%) Software Engineering
5 13 (14.77%) Configuration Management
6 10 (11.36%) Analytics
6 10 (11.36%) Mentoring
7 8 (9.09%) OO
8 7 (7.95%) DevOps
8 7 (7.95%) Infrastructure Monitoring
8 7 (7.95%) Web Application Development
9 6 (6.82%) OOP
9 6 (6.82%) Scrum
10 5 (5.68%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (5.68%) TDD
11 4 (4.55%) Data Analysis
11 4 (4.55%) Front End Development
11 4 (4.55%) Statistical Analysis
12 3 (3.41%) Content Management
12 3 (3.41%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 36 (40.91%) JavaScript
2 35 (39.77%) PHP
3 33 (37.50%) Java
4 22 (25.00%) Python
5 20 (22.73%) SQL
6 15 (17.05%) Ruby
7 14 (15.91%) PowerShell
8 12 (13.64%) Bash Shell
9 9 (10.23%) Perl
10 8 (9.09%) C++
11 4 (4.55%) C#
12 1 (1.14%) TypeScript
12 1 (1.14%) VB
12 1 (1.14%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 16 (18.18%) Degree
2 3 (3.41%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.14%) CCNA
3 1 (1.14%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.27%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (5.68%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.14%) Docker
3 1 (1.14%) Gluster
3 1 (1.14%) KVM
3 1 (1.14%) Samba
3 1 (1.14%) Xen
Systems Management
1 22 (25.00%) Puppet
2 15 (17.05%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (7.95%) Check_MK
3 7 (7.95%) Nagios
4 2 (2.27%) SCCM
5 1 (1.14%) Ansible
5 1 (1.14%) NetVault Backup
Vendors
1 17 (19.32%) Oracle
2 12 (13.64%) Cisco
3 11 (12.50%) Citrix
3 11 (12.50%) VMware
4 9 (10.23%) Brocade
4 9 (10.23%) Percona
4 9 (10.23%) Riverbed
5 8 (9.09%) Google
6 7 (7.95%) Palo Alto
6 7 (7.95%) Perforce
7 5 (5.68%) Red Hat
8 4 (4.55%) Vertica
8 4 (4.55%) Zend
9 3 (3.41%) Atlassian
9 3 (3.41%) Xamarin
10 2 (2.27%) Alterian
10 2 (2.27%) Microsoft
10 2 (2.27%) Tableau
11 1 (1.14%) Dell
11 1 (1.14%) Juniper
Edinburgh, Midlothian
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum + Benefits (Remote)
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000.00 - £27000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Net Talent
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 6 days ago