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

MySQL
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 65 53 39
Rank change year-on-year -12 -14  
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 36 40 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 2.88% 3.34% 5.04%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.91% 12.16% 17.33%
Number of salaries quoted 30 23 59
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,375 £24,200 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,625 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  

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 404 329 404
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 32.37% 27.49% 29.09%
Number of salaries quoted 606 382 636
Median salary £40,000 £45,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.08% +1.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £71,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

MySQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

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 June 2017.

Salary histogram for MySQL in Edinburgh

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

1 49 (55.06%) PHP
2 45 (50.56%) Linux
3 41 (46.07%) JavaScript
4 38 (42.70%) Java
5 31 (34.83%) HTML
5 31 (34.83%) Web Development
6 24 (26.97%) Open Source
6 24 (26.97%) CSS
7 23 (25.84%) LAMP
7 23 (25.84%) HTML5
8 21 (23.60%) NoSQL
8 21 (23.60%) SQL
8 21 (23.60%) Python
9 20 (22.47%) Oracle
9 20 (22.47%) Agile Software Development
10 19 (21.35%) Web Services
10 19 (21.35%) Windows
10 19 (21.35%) Apache
10 19 (21.35%) Tomcat
11 18 (20.22%) Degree
12 17 (19.10%) jQuery
12 17 (19.10%) Relational Database
12 17 (19.10%) Subversion
12 17 (19.10%) Spring
13 16 (17.98%) Puppet
14 15 (16.85%) Ruby
15 14 (15.73%) Mentoring
16 13 (14.61%) Opscode Chef
16 13 (14.61%) PostgreSQL
16 13 (14.61%) RDBMS

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 19 (21.35%) Apache
1 19 (21.35%) Tomcat
2 11 (12.36%) CMS
3 9 (10.11%) IIS
4 3 (3.37%) Drupal
4 3 (3.37%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (3.37%) WordPress
5 2 (2.25%) ArcGIS
5 2 (2.25%) Confluence
6 1 (1.12%) Moodle
6 1 (1.12%) nginx
Applications
1 5 (5.62%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (4.49%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (4.49%) InDesign
2 4 (4.49%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (4.49%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.12%) GIMP
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.99%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (5.62%) Amazon S3
3 2 (2.25%) SaaS
4 1 (1.12%) Office 365
4 1 (1.12%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 10 (11.24%) NAS
2 9 (10.11%) iSCSI
2 9 (10.11%) SAN
2 9 (10.11%) WAN
3 8 (8.99%) Firewall
4 4 (4.49%) HTTPS
4 4 (4.49%) SSL
5 3 (3.37%) DHCP
5 3 (3.37%) DNS
6 1 (1.12%) Internet
6 1 (1.12%) Intranet
6 1 (1.12%) OpenVPN
6 1 (1.12%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (23.60%) NoSQL
2 17 (19.10%) Relational Database
3 13 (14.61%) PostgreSQL
3 13 (14.61%) RDBMS
4 11 (12.36%) MongoDB
4 11 (12.36%) SQL Server
5 4 (4.49%) MariaDB
6 3 (3.37%) Amazon Redshift
6 3 (3.37%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (3.37%) Redis
7 2 (2.25%) GIS
7 2 (2.25%) QGIS
8 1 (1.12%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (1.12%) Looker
8 1 (1.12%) Power BI
8 1 (1.12%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 17 (19.10%) Subversion
2 9 (10.11%) Jenkins
3 8 (8.99%) Ant
3 8 (8.99%) Git (software)
3 8 (8.99%) JUnit
3 8 (8.99%) Maven
4 7 (7.87%) HttpUnit
4 7 (7.87%) JMeter
5 4 (4.49%) Dreamweaver
6 3 (3.37%) Eclipse
6 3 (3.37%) JIRA
7 1 (1.12%) Mercurial
7 1 (1.12%) PHPUnit
7 1 (1.12%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (10.11%) Games
2 5 (5.62%) Retail
3 4 (4.49%) Marketing
4 2 (2.25%) Finance
5 1 (1.12%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 50 (56.18%) Developer
2 23 (25.84%) PHP Developer
3 13 (14.61%) Web Developer
4 12 (13.48%) Java Developer
5 10 (11.24%) Senior Developer
6 9 (10.11%) Linux Engineer
6 9 (10.11%) Software Engineer
6 9 (10.11%) Systems Engineer
7 8 (8.99%) Analyst
7 8 (8.99%) Technical Leader
8 7 (7.87%) Linux Systems Engineer
8 7 (7.87%) Senior Java Developer
9 6 (6.74%) Applications Developer
9 6 (6.74%) PHP Web Developer
9 6 (6.74%) Web Applications Developer
10 4 (4.49%) Python Developer
10 4 (4.49%) Python Software Engineer
10 4 (4.49%) Senior Software Engineer
10 4 (4.49%) Software Developer
11 3 (3.37%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (34.83%) HTML
2 24 (26.97%) CSS
3 23 (25.84%) HTML5
3 23 (25.84%) LAMP
4 19 (21.35%) Web Services
5 17 (19.10%) jQuery
5 17 (19.10%) Spring
6 12 (13.48%) Ajax
6 12 (13.48%) React
7 11 (12.36%) AngularJS
7 11 (12.36%) Symfony
8 10 (11.24%) RESTful
9 9 (10.11%) Hibernate
9 9 (10.11%) XML
10 8 (8.99%) Ruby on Rails
11 7 (7.87%) .NET
11 7 (7.87%) J2EE
11 7 (7.87%) Laravel
11 7 (7.87%) SOAP
11 7 (7.87%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.99%) Computer Science
2 4 (4.49%) Algorithms
2 4 (4.49%) Linux Command Line
2 4 (4.49%) Mobile App
2 4 (4.49%) User Experience
3 3 (3.37%) W3C
4 2 (2.25%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.12%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.12%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.12%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.12%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.12%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 45 (50.56%) Linux
2 19 (21.35%) Windows
3 12 (13.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (11.24%) Android
4 10 (11.24%) Ubuntu
5 9 (10.11%) Windows Server
6 7 (7.87%) Solaris
7 6 (6.74%) Apple iOS
8 5 (5.62%) Debian
9 4 (4.49%) CentOS
10 3 (3.37%) Unix
11 1 (1.12%) FreeBSD
11 1 (1.12%) Oracle Linux
11 1 (1.12%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (34.83%) Web Development
2 24 (26.97%) Open Source
3 20 (22.47%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (15.73%) Mentoring
5 12 (13.48%) Configuration Management
5 12 (13.48%) Software Engineering
5 12 (13.48%) Web Application Development
6 10 (11.24%) OO
6 10 (11.24%) Scrum
7 9 (10.11%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (7.87%) Infrastructure Monitoring
8 7 (7.87%) Separation of Concerns
9 6 (6.74%) Analytics
9 6 (6.74%) Content Management
9 6 (6.74%) MVC
9 6 (6.74%) Responsive Web Design
9 6 (6.74%) TDD
10 5 (5.62%) OOP
11 4 (4.49%) DevOps
11 4 (4.49%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 49 (55.06%) PHP
2 41 (46.07%) JavaScript
3 38 (42.70%) Java
4 21 (23.60%) Python
4 21 (23.60%) SQL
5 15 (16.85%) Ruby
6 12 (13.48%) Bash Shell
7 10 (11.24%) PowerShell
8 8 (8.99%) Perl
9 6 (6.74%) C#
10 5 (5.62%) C++
11 1 (1.12%) TypeScript
11 1 (1.12%) VB
Qualifications
1 18 (20.22%) Degree
2 10 (11.24%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.25%) SLA
2 1 (1.12%) QA
System Software
1 4 (4.49%) Docker
1 4 (4.49%) Virtual Servers
2 2 (2.25%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.12%) Gluster
3 1 (1.12%) KVM
3 1 (1.12%) Samba
3 1 (1.12%) Xen
Systems Management
1 16 (17.98%) Puppet
2 13 (14.61%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (8.99%) Nagios
4 7 (7.87%) Check_MK
5 1 (1.12%) Ansible
5 1 (1.12%) Cacti
5 1 (1.12%) Capistrano
5 1 (1.12%) Graphite
5 1 (1.12%) NetVault Backup
Vendors
1 20 (22.47%) Oracle
2 10 (11.24%) VMware
3 9 (10.11%) Brocade
3 9 (10.11%) Cisco
3 9 (10.11%) Citrix
3 9 (10.11%) Percona
3 9 (10.11%) Riverbed
4 8 (8.99%) Red Hat
5 7 (7.87%) Alterian
5 7 (7.87%) Palo Alto
6 6 (6.74%) Perforce
7 4 (4.49%) Adobe
7 4 (4.49%) Microsoft
8 3 (3.37%) Atlassian
8 3 (3.37%) Google
8 3 (3.37%) Vertica
9 2 (2.25%) Tableau
10 1 (1.12%) Facebook
10 1 (1.12%) Twitter
10 1 (1.12%) Zend
Edinburgh
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago