Period
to 18 December 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 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MySQL
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 74 113 59
Rank change year-on-year +39 -54 -10
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 79 41 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 3.14% 1.55% 3.54%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 11.90% 4.63% 12.97%
Number of salaries quoted 50 28 62
Edinburgh median annual salary £40,750 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.43% -12.50% +14.29%
10th Percentile £25,000 £20,425 £24,225
90th Percentile £60,750 £55,750 £50,675
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +16.88% -3.75% +14.29%

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 664 886 617
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 26.40% 33.59% 27.30%
Number of salaries quoted 466 566 461
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11% +9.09%
10th Percentile £27,750 £27,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £68,750 £60,000 £63,750
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% -2.30% +4.82%

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 December 2018.

Salary histogram for MySQL in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 62 (78.48%) JavaScript
2 50 (63.29%) HTML
3 45 (56.96%) Java
4 43 (54.43%) jQuery
5 42 (53.16%) CSS
6 38 (48.10%) Agile Software Development
7 33 (41.77%) AngularJS
8 26 (32.91%) RESTful
9 24 (30.38%) HTML5
10 23 (29.11%) PHP
11 22 (27.85%) Hibernate
12 21 (26.58%) Node.js
13 20 (25.32%) NoSQL
13 20 (25.32%) CSS3
13 20 (25.32%) MongoDB
13 20 (25.32%) Relational Database
13 20 (25.32%) React
13 20 (25.32%) Python
13 20 (25.32%) Software Engineering
14 19 (24.05%) SQL Server
14 19 (24.05%) Git (software)
15 18 (22.78%) Amazon AWS
16 17 (21.52%) PostgreSQL
16 17 (21.52%) JSON
17 16 (20.25%) Scrum
17 16 (20.25%) XML
17 16 (20.25%) Linux
18 15 (18.99%) Tomcat
18 15 (18.99%) Continuous Integration
19 14 (17.72%) JSP

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 15 (18.99%) Tomcat
2 12 (15.19%) Confluence
3 3 (3.80%) concrete5
3 3 (3.80%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (2.53%) Apache
5 1 (1.27%) CMS
5 1 (1.27%) Drupal
5 1 (1.27%) MODX
5 1 (1.27%) Moodle
5 1 (1.27%) SilverStripe
5 1 (1.27%) Sitefinity
5 1 (1.27%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (2.53%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.27%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 18 (22.78%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (16.46%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (15.19%) Slack
4 4 (5.06%) Amazon S3
4 4 (5.06%) Serverless
5 3 (3.80%) Amazon Kinesis
5 3 (3.80%) AWS Lambda
5 3 (3.80%) SaaS
6 1 (1.27%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (1.27%) Taleo
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (25.32%) MongoDB
1 20 (25.32%) NoSQL
1 20 (25.32%) Relational Database
2 19 (24.05%) SQL Server
3 17 (21.52%) PostgreSQL
4 12 (15.19%) SQLite
5 8 (10.13%) Apache Cassandra
5 8 (10.13%) RDBMS
6 5 (6.33%) Crystal Reports
6 5 (6.33%) Oracle Reports
6 5 (6.33%) Pentaho
7 3 (3.80%) Amazon Redshift
7 3 (3.80%) Big Data
8 2 (2.53%) GIS
8 2 (2.53%) MariaDB
8 2 (2.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (1.27%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (1.27%) Hadoop
9 1 (1.27%) Redis
Development Applications
1 19 (24.05%) Git (software)
2 12 (15.19%) Bitbucket
2 12 (15.19%) Cucumber
2 12 (15.19%) git-flow
2 12 (15.19%) JMeter
2 12 (15.19%) JUnit
2 12 (15.19%) Selenium
3 8 (10.13%) Eclipse
3 8 (10.13%) IntelliJ
3 8 (10.13%) JIRA
4 2 (2.53%) Jenkins
4 2 (2.53%) Travis CI
4 2 (2.53%) Vagrant
5 1 (1.27%) Grunt
5 1 (1.27%) gulp
5 1 (1.27%) Mercurial
5 1 (1.27%) MSTest
5 1 (1.27%) NUnit
5 1 (1.27%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (3.80%) Banking
1 3 (3.80%) Finance
2 1 (1.27%) Advertising
2 1 (1.27%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 45 (56.96%) Developer
2 23 (29.11%) Java Developer
3 16 (20.25%) Software Engineer
4 14 (17.72%) Senior Software Engineer
5 12 (15.19%) Java Engineer
5 12 (15.19%) Java Software Engineer
5 12 (15.19%) Senior Java Engineer
5 12 (15.19%) Senior Java Software Engineer
6 9 (11.39%) Analyst
6 9 (11.39%) PHP Developer
7 8 (10.13%) Junior
8 7 (8.86%) Lead Developer
9 6 (7.59%) Junior Developer
9 6 (7.59%) Lead Java Developer
9 6 (7.59%) Support Analyst
10 5 (6.33%) Full Stack Developer
10 5 (6.33%) Junior Java Developer
10 5 (6.33%) Python Developer
11 4 (5.06%) Applications Support
11 4 (5.06%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (63.29%) HTML
2 43 (54.43%) jQuery
3 42 (53.16%) CSS
4 33 (41.77%) AngularJS
5 26 (32.91%) RESTful
6 24 (30.38%) HTML5
7 22 (27.85%) Hibernate
8 21 (26.58%) Node.js
9 20 (25.32%) CSS3
9 20 (25.32%) React
10 17 (21.52%) JSON
11 16 (20.25%) XML
12 14 (17.72%) JSP
13 13 (16.46%) Apache OpenJPA
13 13 (16.46%) JPA
13 13 (16.46%) LESS
14 12 (15.19%) Servlets
15 11 (13.92%) REST
16 10 (12.66%) Laravel
16 10 (12.66%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 13 (16.46%) User Experience
2 6 (7.59%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.80%) Cloud Native
3 3 (3.80%) Data Centre
3 3 (3.80%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.80%) Private Cloud
4 2 (2.53%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.53%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (2.53%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.27%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.27%) Analytical Mindset
5 1 (1.27%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.27%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 16 (20.25%) Linux
2 6 (7.59%) Unix
3 3 (3.80%) Debian
3 3 (3.80%) SmartOS
3 3 (3.80%) Windows
4 2 (2.53%) Android
4 2 (2.53%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.53%) CentOS
4 2 (2.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (2.53%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (48.10%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (25.32%) Software Engineering
3 16 (20.25%) Scrum
4 15 (18.99%) Continuous Integration
5 13 (16.46%) BDD
5 13 (16.46%) Kanban
6 12 (15.19%) Multithreading
6 12 (15.19%) SOLID
7 9 (11.39%) API Development
7 9 (11.39%) DevOps
7 9 (11.39%) Microservices
7 9 (11.39%) MVC
8 7 (8.86%) Mentoring
9 5 (6.33%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (6.33%) Functional Testing
9 5 (6.33%) SDLC
9 5 (6.33%) Test Automation
9 5 (6.33%) Web Development
10 4 (5.06%) OO
10 4 (5.06%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 62 (78.48%) JavaScript
2 45 (56.96%) Java
3 23 (29.11%) PHP
4 20 (25.32%) Python
5 12 (15.19%) ES6
6 9 (11.39%) C#
6 9 (11.39%) SQL
7 6 (7.59%) Perl
8 5 (6.33%) Ruby
9 4 (5.06%) Bash Shell
10 3 (3.80%) T-SQL
11 1 (1.27%) Go
11 1 (1.27%) XPath
Qualifications
1 9 (11.39%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.59%) GDPR
2 2 (2.53%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (10.13%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (5.06%) Kubernetes
1 4 (5.06%) Puppet
2 2 (2.53%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (1.27%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 13 (16.46%) Oracle
2 12 (15.19%) Atlassian
3 3 (3.80%) Red Hat
3 3 (3.80%) Zend
4 2 (2.53%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.27%) Adobe
5 1 (1.27%) Salesforce.com