Period
to 19 April 2019

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 19 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MySQL
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
19 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 59 79 54
Rank change year-on-year +20 -25 +16
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 99 66 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 3.78% 2.50% 3.97%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 14.89% 9.15% 11.89%
Number of salaries quoted 58 43 53
Edinburgh median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% -5.88%
10th Percentile £25,875 £26,000 £23,200
90th Percentile £70,000 £56,250 £55,000
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -15.00% +17.65% -

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 665 721 740
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 25.39% 27.28% 33.36%
Number of salaries quoted 470 478 486
Edinburgh median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -2.30% -2.25%
10th Percentile £27,750 £28,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £68,750 £65,000 £70,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

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 19 April 2019.

Salary histogram for MySQL in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 19 April 2019, 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 60 (60.61%) JavaScript
2 47 (47.47%) HTML
3 44 (44.44%) CSS
4 41 (41.41%) Relational Database
5 39 (39.39%) Java
5 39 (39.39%) jQuery
6 34 (34.34%) Agile Software Development
7 33 (33.33%) Linux
8 32 (32.32%) PHP
8 32 (32.32%) Software Engineering
9 29 (29.29%) Amazon AWS
10 26 (26.26%) AngularJS
11 19 (19.19%) React
11 19 (19.19%) RESTful
11 19 (19.19%) PostgreSQL
12 18 (18.18%) Hibernate
12 18 (18.18%) Python
12 18 (18.18%) HTML5
12 18 (18.18%) DevOps
13 17 (17.17%) Puppet
13 17 (17.17%) CSS3
13 17 (17.17%) SQL
14 16 (16.16%) Disaster Recovery
14 16 (16.16%) Bash Shell
14 16 (16.16%) MongoDB
14 16 (16.16%) NoSQL
14 16 (16.16%) Problem-Solving
15 15 (15.15%) Terraform
15 15 (15.15%) Unix
15 15 (15.15%) JSON

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 13 (13.13%) Tomcat
2 7 (7.07%) Apache
2 7 (7.07%) Confluence
3 3 (3.03%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (3.03%) Moodle
4 2 (2.02%) concrete5
4 2 (2.02%) Drupal
4 2 (2.02%) JBoss
4 2 (2.02%) SilverStripe
4 2 (2.02%) Sitefinity
5 1 (1.01%) MODX
Business Applications
1 3 (3.03%) Magento
2 1 (1.01%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 29 (29.29%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (10.10%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (6.06%) SaaS
4 3 (3.03%) Amazon S3
4 3 (3.03%) G Suite
4 3 (3.03%) GitHub
4 3 (3.03%) npm
4 3 (3.03%) Serverless
4 3 (3.03%) Slack
4 3 (3.03%) Trello
5 2 (2.02%) Amazon Kinesis
5 2 (2.02%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (1.01%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (1.01%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.02%) VPN
2 1 (1.01%) Internet
2 1 (1.01%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (41.41%) Relational Database
2 19 (19.19%) PostgreSQL
3 16 (16.16%) MongoDB
3 16 (16.16%) NoSQL
4 12 (12.12%) RDBMS
5 11 (11.11%) SQL Server
6 9 (9.09%) Apache Cassandra
6 9 (9.09%) MariaDB
7 6 (6.06%) GIS
7 6 (6.06%) Pentaho
8 4 (4.04%) Big Data
8 4 (4.04%) Crystal Reports
8 4 (4.04%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (3.03%) Amazon Redshift
9 3 (3.03%) SQLite
10 1 (1.01%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 1 (1.01%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (1.01%) Hadoop
10 1 (1.01%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 12 (12.12%) Git (software)
2 11 (11.11%) JIRA
2 11 (11.11%) JMeter
2 11 (11.11%) JUnit
3 10 (10.10%) Jenkins
4 7 (7.07%) Cucumber
4 7 (7.07%) Selenium
5 6 (6.06%) Travis CI
5 6 (6.06%) Vagrant
6 5 (5.05%) Eclipse
6 5 (5.05%) IntelliJ
7 3 (3.03%) Bitbucket
7 3 (3.03%) git-flow
8 2 (2.02%) Liquibase
8 2 (2.02%) MSTest
8 2 (2.02%) NUnit
8 2 (2.02%) RSpec
8 2 (2.02%) Subversion
8 2 (2.02%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (1.01%) Mercurial
General
1 7 (7.07%) Finance
2 6 (6.06%) Banking
3 2 (2.02%) Advertising
3 2 (2.02%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 48 (48.48%) Developer
2 19 (19.19%) Java Developer
3 14 (14.14%) Operations Engineer
3 14 (14.14%) Senior Operations Engineer
3 14 (14.14%) Software Engineer
4 13 (13.13%) Java Engineer
5 12 (12.12%) PHP Developer
6 11 (11.11%) Analyst
6 11 (11.11%) Java Software Engineer
6 11 (11.11%) Senior Java Engineer
6 11 (11.11%) Senior Java Software Engineer
6 11 (11.11%) Senior Software Engineer
7 9 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
7 9 (9.09%) Django Developer
8 8 (8.08%) Python Developer
8 8 (8.08%) Senior DevOps
8 8 (8.08%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 7 (7.07%) Python/Django Developer
9 7 (7.07%) Senior Developer
9 7 (7.07%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (47.47%) HTML
2 44 (44.44%) CSS
3 39 (39.39%) jQuery
4 26 (26.26%) AngularJS
5 19 (19.19%) React
5 19 (19.19%) RESTful
6 18 (18.18%) Hibernate
6 18 (18.18%) HTML5
7 17 (17.17%) CSS3
8 15 (15.15%) JSON
9 14 (14.14%) Node.js
10 13 (13.13%) JPA
10 13 (13.13%) Sass
11 12 (12.12%) REST
11 12 (12.12%) XML
12 11 (11.11%) Apache OpenJPA
12 11 (11.11%) JSP
12 11 (11.11%) LAMP
12 11 (11.11%) Servlets
12 11 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (14.14%) Replication
2 13 (13.13%) Public Cloud
3 11 (11.11%) User Experience
4 9 (9.09%) Linux Command Line
5 7 (7.07%) Data Centre
6 6 (6.06%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (4.04%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (4.04%) Fintech
7 4 (4.04%) Management Information System
8 3 (3.03%) Blog
8 3 (3.03%) Cloud Native
8 3 (3.03%) VLE
9 2 (2.02%) Private Cloud
9 2 (2.02%) Self-Motivation
10 1 (1.01%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 33 (33.33%) Linux
2 15 (15.15%) Unix
3 3 (3.03%) SmartOS
4 2 (2.02%) Debian
5 1 (1.01%) Android
5 1 (1.01%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.01%) CentOS
5 1 (1.01%) Mac OS
5 1 (1.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.01%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (34.34%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (32.32%) Software Engineering
3 18 (18.18%) DevOps
4 16 (16.16%) Disaster Recovery
4 16 (16.16%) Problem-Solving
5 14 (14.14%) Continuous Integration
6 13 (13.13%) Configuration Management
6 13 (13.13%) Microservices
6 13 (13.13%) Performance Optimisation
7 11 (11.11%) Mentoring
7 11 (11.11%) MVC
8 9 (9.09%) Scrum
9 8 (8.08%) API Development
9 8 (8.08%) Test Automation
10 7 (7.07%) BDD
10 7 (7.07%) Kanban
10 7 (7.07%) Multithreading
10 7 (7.07%) OO
10 7 (7.07%) SOLID
11 6 (6.06%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 60 (60.61%) JavaScript
2 39 (39.39%) Java
3 32 (32.32%) PHP
4 18 (18.18%) Python
5 17 (17.17%) SQL
6 16 (16.16%) Bash Shell
7 12 (12.12%) Perl
8 7 (7.07%) ES6
8 7 (7.07%) Ruby
9 5 (5.05%) C#
10 4 (4.04%) T-SQL
11 3 (3.03%) TypeScript
12 1 (1.01%) Groovy
12 1 (1.01%) PowerShell
12 1 (1.01%) XPath
Qualifications
1 9 (9.09%) Degree
2 1 (1.01%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.08%) GDPR
2 2 (2.02%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.01%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (14.14%) Virtual Machines
2 13 (13.13%) Docker
Systems Management
1 17 (17.17%) Puppet
2 15 (15.15%) Terraform
3 3 (3.03%) Kubernetes
4 2 (2.02%) Ansible
5 1 (1.01%) Grafana
5 1 (1.01%) Graphite
Vendors
1 12 (12.12%) Oracle
2 4 (4.04%) Red Hat
3 2 (2.02%) Adobe
3 2 (2.02%) Atlassian
3 2 (2.02%) Zend
4 1 (1.01%) Salesforce.com