Period
to 21 November 2017

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

MySQL
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 109 57 47
Rank change year-on-year -52 -10 +32
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 46 86 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.70% 3.71% 4.60%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.01% 13.44% 16.71%
Number of salaries quoted 36 63 113
Edinburgh median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +14.29% -2.78%
10th Percentile £23,250 £24,000 £26,000
90th Percentile £55,625 £50,000 £51,100
Scotland median annual salary £38,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -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 919 640 838
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 33.87% 27.65% 27.55%
Number of salaries quoted 586 458 564
Edinburgh median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50% -
10th Percentile £27,000 £27,850 £26,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

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 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for MySQL in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 30 (65.22%) PHP
2 23 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 21 (45.65%) Linux
4 19 (41.30%) HTML
5 16 (34.78%) Java
6 15 (32.61%) Web Development
7 13 (28.26%) jQuery
7 13 (28.26%) CSS
7 13 (28.26%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (26.09%) HTML5
9 10 (21.74%) Symfony
9 10 (21.74%) AngularJS
10 9 (19.57%) Python
10 9 (19.57%) Scrum
10 9 (19.57%) Amazon AWS
11 8 (17.39%) NoSQL
11 8 (17.39%) Laravel
11 8 (17.39%) LAMP
11 8 (17.39%) Degree
11 8 (17.39%) Red Hat
11 8 (17.39%) Windows
12 7 (15.22%) Unix
12 7 (15.22%) Microsoft
12 7 (15.22%) Subversion
12 7 (15.22%) Software Engineering
12 7 (15.22%) Android
12 7 (15.22%) React
13 6 (13.04%) Open Source
13 6 (13.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 6 (13.04%) Spring

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 6 (13.04%) Apache
2 4 (8.70%) CMS
3 2 (4.35%) Drupal
3 2 (4.35%) JBoss
3 2 (4.35%) Moodle
3 2 (4.35%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.17%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (2.17%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (8.70%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (8.70%) InDesign
1 4 (8.70%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (8.70%) Microsoft Office
1 4 (8.70%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 9 (19.57%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (8.70%) Amazon S3
3 2 (4.35%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.87%) SSL
2 4 (8.70%) HTTPS
2 4 (8.70%) SMS
3 3 (6.52%) VoIP
4 2 (4.35%) H.323
4 2 (4.35%) TCP/IP
4 2 (4.35%) VPN
5 1 (2.17%) Asterisk PBX
5 1 (2.17%) DHCP
5 1 (2.17%) DNS
5 1 (2.17%) Firewall
5 1 (2.17%) IPsec
5 1 (2.17%) OSPF
5 1 (2.17%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (17.39%) NoSQL
2 5 (10.87%) MongoDB
2 5 (10.87%) SQL Server
3 3 (6.52%) DB2
3 3 (6.52%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (4.35%) Redis
4 2 (4.35%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.17%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (2.17%) Big Data
5 1 (2.17%) HBase
5 1 (2.17%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 7 (15.22%) Subversion
2 4 (8.70%) Dreamweaver
2 4 (8.70%) Git (software)
2 4 (8.70%) Maven
3 3 (6.52%) Ant
3 3 (6.52%) Jenkins
4 2 (4.35%) HttpUnit
4 2 (4.35%) JMeter
4 2 (4.35%) JUnit
5 1 (2.17%) Gradle
General
1 4 (8.70%) Retail
2 1 (2.17%) Dutch Language
2 1 (2.17%) Finance
2 1 (2.17%) German Language
Job Titles
1 25 (54.35%) Developer
2 17 (36.96%) PHP Developer
3 10 (21.74%) Web Developer
4 7 (15.22%) PHP Web Developer
5 6 (13.04%) Senior Developer
5 6 (13.04%) Software Engineer
6 5 (10.87%) Junior
7 4 (8.70%) Linux Engineer
8 3 (6.52%) Analyst
8 3 (6.52%) Graduate
8 3 (6.52%) Java Developer
8 3 (6.52%) Junior Linux Engineer
8 3 (6.52%) Python Developer
8 3 (6.52%) Senior PHP Developer
8 3 (6.52%) Technical Leader
9 2 (4.35%) Full Stack Developer
9 2 (4.35%) Java Engineer
9 2 (4.35%) Python Software Engineer
9 2 (4.35%) Software Developer
9 2 (4.35%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (41.30%) HTML
2 13 (28.26%) CSS
2 13 (28.26%) jQuery
3 12 (26.09%) HTML5
4 10 (21.74%) AngularJS
4 10 (21.74%) Symfony
5 8 (17.39%) LAMP
5 8 (17.39%) Laravel
6 7 (15.22%) React
7 6 (13.04%) Hibernate
7 6 (13.04%) JSON
7 6 (13.04%) Spring
7 6 (13.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 4 (8.70%) Ajax
8 4 (8.70%) RESTful
9 3 (6.52%) .NET
9 3 (6.52%) CSS3
9 3 (6.52%) Django
9 3 (6.52%) J2EE
9 3 (6.52%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.70%) Linux Command Line
2 3 (6.52%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.35%) Mobile App
3 2 (4.35%) VLE
4 1 (2.17%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.17%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (2.17%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (2.17%) Replication
4 1 (2.17%) Smart City
4 1 (2.17%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 21 (45.65%) Linux
2 8 (17.39%) Windows
3 7 (15.22%) Android
3 7 (15.22%) Unix
4 5 (10.87%) CentOS
4 5 (10.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (8.70%) Debian
6 3 (6.52%) Apple iOS
6 3 (6.52%) Ubuntu
7 2 (4.35%) Solaris
8 1 (2.17%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (2.17%) SmartOS
8 1 (2.17%) Windows 7
8 1 (2.17%) Windows 8
8 1 (2.17%) Windows Server
8 1 (2.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (32.61%) Web Development
2 13 (28.26%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (19.57%) Scrum
4 7 (15.22%) Software Engineering
5 6 (13.04%) OO
5 6 (13.04%) Open Source
6 5 (10.87%) B2B
6 5 (10.87%) Responsive Web Design
6 5 (10.87%) Web Application Development
7 4 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (8.70%) MVC
7 4 (8.70%) SDLC
7 4 (8.70%) Web Design
8 2 (4.35%) Content Management
8 2 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (4.35%) High Availability
8 2 (4.35%) Kanban
8 2 (4.35%) Separation of Concerns
8 2 (4.35%) TDD
8 2 (4.35%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 30 (65.22%) PHP
2 23 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 16 (34.78%) Java
4 9 (19.57%) Python
5 5 (10.87%) Perl
5 5 (10.87%) Ruby
6 3 (6.52%) C#
6 3 (6.52%) SQL
7 2 (4.35%) Bash Shell
7 2 (4.35%) C++
7 2 (4.35%) R
7 2 (4.35%) Shell Script
8 1 (2.17%) Go
8 1 (2.17%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 8 (17.39%) Degree
2 2 (4.35%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (2.17%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.52%) SLA
2 1 (2.17%) QA
System Software
1 4 (8.70%) Docker
1 4 (8.70%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (2.17%) KVM
2 1 (2.17%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (2.17%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (6.52%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (4.35%) Cacti
2 2 (4.35%) Graphite
2 2 (4.35%) Nagios
2 2 (4.35%) Puppet
2 2 (4.35%) SmokePing
3 1 (2.17%) Ansible
3 1 (2.17%) Icinga
3 1 (2.17%) Linux-HA
Vendors
1 8 (17.39%) Red Hat
2 7 (15.22%) Microsoft
3 6 (13.04%) Oracle
4 4 (8.70%) Adobe
5 2 (4.35%) Alterian
5 2 (4.35%) VMware
6 1 (2.17%) Apple