Period
to 18 February 2018

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 6 months to 18 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MySQL
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 108 49 50
Rank change year-on-year -59 +1 +25
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 43 91 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.61% 4.17% 4.06%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.28% 14.02% 15.30%
Number of salaries quoted 24 65 92
Edinburgh median annual salary £35,000 £42,500 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.65% +3.03% +17.86%
10th Percentile £25,913 £27,200 £24,000
90th Percentile £45,000 £55,000 £55,000
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year -5.56% +16.13% +12.32%

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 Edinburgh with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 814 649 745
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 30.40% 29.72% 26.56%
Number of salaries quoted 519 442 524
Edinburgh median annual salary £40,000 £43,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.57% +2.94% +6.25%
10th Percentile £28,000 £28,750 £27,875
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,700 £64,925
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.41% +3.75%

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 6 months to 18 February 2018.

Salary histogram for MySQL in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 18 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for MySQL.

1 28 (65.12%) JavaScript
2 18 (41.86%) PHP
2 18 (41.86%) Java
3 16 (37.21%) SQL
3 16 (37.21%) HTML
4 14 (32.56%) SQL Server
4 14 (32.56%) Windows
4 14 (32.56%) Linux
4 14 (32.56%) CSS
4 14 (32.56%) Python
4 14 (32.56%) Microsoft
4 14 (32.56%) PostgreSQL
5 12 (27.91%) Perl
6 11 (25.58%) .NET
6 11 (25.58%) Oracle
6 11 (25.58%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (25.58%) Software Engineering
6 11 (25.58%) MongoDB
6 11 (25.58%) NoSQL
7 9 (20.93%) Git (software)
7 9 (20.93%) Relational Database
7 9 (20.93%) C#
7 9 (20.93%) C++
7 9 (20.93%) VB
7 9 (20.93%) Unix
8 8 (18.60%) MVC
8 8 (18.60%) Degree
9 7 (16.28%) Marketing
9 7 (16.28%) Web Services
9 7 (16.28%) C

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 2 (4.65%) CMS
1 2 (4.65%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.33%) Apache
2 1 (2.33%) Drupal
2 1 (2.33%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.33%) WebLogic
2 1 (2.33%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (13.95%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Magento
2 1 (2.33%) Elite 3E
2 1 (2.33%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.95%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (6.98%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (2.33%) Google Analytics
4 1 (2.33%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (2.33%) Mimecast
4 1 (2.33%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.65%) DHCP
1 2 (4.65%) DNS
1 2 (4.65%) H.323
1 2 (4.65%) SMTP
1 2 (4.65%) SNMP
1 2 (4.65%) TCP/IP
1 2 (4.65%) VoIP
2 1 (2.33%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (32.56%) PostgreSQL
1 14 (32.56%) SQL Server
2 11 (25.58%) MongoDB
2 11 (25.58%) NoSQL
3 9 (20.93%) Relational Database
4 6 (13.95%) HBase
4 6 (13.95%) RDBMS
4 6 (13.95%) Redis
5 4 (9.30%) Amazon Redshift
5 4 (9.30%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (6.98%) Big Data
7 2 (4.65%) DB2
7 2 (4.65%) MariaDB
8 1 (2.33%) Blockchain
8 1 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (2.33%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database
8 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 9 (20.93%) Git (software)
2 6 (13.95%) Subversion
3 1 (2.33%) Cucumber
3 1 (2.33%) Gradle
3 1 (2.33%) JIRA
3 1 (2.33%) JMeter
3 1 (2.33%) JUnit
3 1 (2.33%) Maven
3 1 (2.33%) PHPUnit
3 1 (2.33%) RSpec
General
1 7 (16.28%) Marketing
2 3 (6.98%) Finance
3 2 (4.65%) Games
4 1 (2.33%) Banking
4 1 (2.33%) Dutch Language
4 1 (2.33%) German Language
4 1 (2.33%) Law
4 1 (2.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (48.84%) Developer
2 9 (20.93%) .NET Developer
3 8 (18.60%) Software Engineer
4 7 (16.28%) PHP Developer
5 6 (13.95%) Senior Software Engineer
5 6 (13.95%) Software Developer
5 6 (13.95%) VB.NET Developer
6 4 (9.30%) Analyst
7 3 (6.98%) .NET Software Developer
7 3 (6.98%) Junior
7 3 (6.98%) MySQL Developer
7 3 (6.98%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 3 (6.98%) Web Developer
8 2 (4.65%) Data Insight Analyst
8 2 (4.65%) Insight Analyst
8 2 (4.65%) Insight Data Analyst
8 2 (4.65%) Java Engineer
8 2 (4.65%) Junior Linux Engineer
8 2 (4.65%) SQL Analyst
8 2 (4.65%) SQL Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (37.21%) HTML
2 14 (32.56%) CSS
3 11 (25.58%) .NET
4 7 (16.28%) HTML5
4 7 (16.28%) Web Services
5 6 (13.95%) AngularJS
5 6 (13.95%) REST
5 6 (13.95%) XML
6 5 (11.63%) Laravel
6 5 (11.63%) Symfony
7 4 (9.30%) Hibernate
7 4 (9.30%) Node.js
7 4 (9.30%) React
7 4 (9.30%) RESTful
8 3 (6.98%) CSS3
8 3 (6.98%) jQuery
8 3 (6.98%) JSON
8 3 (6.98%) Spring
8 3 (6.98%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 2 (4.65%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.95%) Virtual Team
2 3 (6.98%) Mobile App
3 2 (4.65%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.33%) Blog
4 1 (2.33%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (2.33%) Fintech
4 1 (2.33%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 14 (32.56%) Linux
1 14 (32.56%) Windows
2 9 (20.93%) Unix
3 5 (11.63%) Android
3 5 (11.63%) Apple iOS
4 4 (9.30%) CentOS
5 2 (4.65%) Debian
5 2 (4.65%) Mac OS X
5 2 (4.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (4.65%) Ubuntu
6 1 (2.33%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.33%) Windows 8
6 1 (2.33%) Windows Server
6 1 (2.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (25.58%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (25.58%) Software Engineering
2 8 (18.60%) MVC
3 7 (16.28%) Analytics
4 6 (13.95%) Task Automation
5 4 (9.30%) SDLC
6 3 (6.98%) OO
6 3 (6.98%) TDD
6 3 (6.98%) Test Automation
6 3 (6.98%) Web Development
7 2 (4.65%) Data Analytics
7 2 (4.65%) Data Extraction
7 2 (4.65%) Data Science
7 2 (4.65%) Digital Analytics
7 2 (4.65%) High Availability
7 2 (4.65%) Microservices
7 2 (4.65%) Mobile Application Development
7 2 (4.65%) Scrum
8 1 (2.33%) Mentoring
8 1 (2.33%) Performance Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 28 (65.12%) JavaScript
2 18 (41.86%) Java
2 18 (41.86%) PHP
3 16 (37.21%) SQL
4 14 (32.56%) Python
5 12 (27.91%) Perl
6 9 (20.93%) C#
6 9 (20.93%) C++
6 9 (20.93%) VB
7 7 (16.28%) C
7 7 (16.28%) PowerShell
8 6 (13.95%) Bash Shell
8 6 (13.95%) VB.NET
8 6 (13.95%) VBA
9 3 (6.98%) R
10 2 (4.65%) MATLAB
10 2 (4.65%) Ruby
10 2 (4.65%) Shell Script
11 1 (2.33%) Go
Qualifications
1 8 (18.60%) Degree
2 2 (4.65%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (4.65%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.65%) QA
1 2 (4.65%) SLA
2 1 (2.33%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (4.65%) NFS
2 1 (2.33%) Docker
2 1 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (4.65%) Puppet
2 1 (2.33%) AirWatch
2 1 (2.33%) SCCM
2 1 (2.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 14 (32.56%) Microsoft
2 11 (25.58%) Oracle
3 4 (9.30%) Red Hat
3 4 (9.30%) Vertica
4 2 (4.65%) Google
5 1 (2.33%) iManage
5 1 (2.33%) Mitel
5 1 (2.33%) Panasonic
5 1 (2.33%) VMware