Period
to 21 May 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 21 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MySQL
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
21 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 76 61 75
Rank change year-on-year -15 +14 -2
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 69 83 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 2.65% 3.76% 3.05%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.94% 10.99% 11.14%
Number of salaries quoted 45 51 52
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £38,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.88% -9.41% +21.43%
10th Percentile £26,000 £21,750 £27,625
90th Percentile £56,250 £55,000 £50,000
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year +25.00% -4.76% +15.86%

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 694 755 691
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 26.61% 34.21% 27.40%
Number of salaries quoted 463 489 445
Edinburgh median annual salary £42,500 £43,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.16% -4.44% +12.50%
10th Percentile £28,000 £28,750 £28,850
90th Percentile £66,250 £70,000 £65,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +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 May 2018.

Salary histogram for MySQL in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 21 May 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 45 (65.22%) JavaScript
2 31 (44.93%) SQL
3 28 (40.58%) Java
4 23 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 22 (31.88%) PHP
6 20 (28.99%) HTML
6 20 (28.99%) PostgreSQL
6 20 (28.99%) Software Engineering
6 20 (28.99%) MongoDB
7 17 (24.64%) Git (software)
7 17 (24.64%) CSS
7 17 (24.64%) Oracle
8 16 (23.19%) Windows
8 16 (23.19%) Linux
8 16 (23.19%) Microsoft
9 15 (21.74%) Python
9 15 (21.74%) .NET
9 15 (21.74%) C#
10 14 (20.29%) NoSQL
11 13 (18.84%) C++
11 13 (18.84%) VB
12 12 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
12 12 (17.39%) Node.js
12 12 (17.39%) RESTful
13 11 (15.94%) Perl
13 11 (15.94%) Unix
14 10 (14.49%) MVC
15 9 (13.04%) Web Services
15 9 (13.04%) XML
15 9 (13.04%) 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 6 (8.70%) Apache
2 5 (7.25%) WebSphere
3 4 (5.80%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.90%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.45%) CMS
5 1 (1.45%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.45%) JBoss
5 1 (1.45%) Moodle
5 1 (1.45%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.45%) nginx
5 1 (1.45%) WordPress
Applications
1 8 (11.59%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.45%) Elite 3E
1 1 (1.45%) Magento
1 1 (1.45%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 8 (11.59%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (10.14%) GitHub
3 1 (1.45%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.45%) Google Analytics
3 1 (1.45%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.45%) Mimecast
3 1 (1.45%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.80%) Firewall
1 4 (5.80%) iSCSI
1 4 (5.80%) SAN
2 3 (4.35%) LAN
2 3 (4.35%) WAN
3 2 (2.90%) DHCP
3 2 (2.90%) DNS
3 2 (2.90%) SMTP
3 2 (2.90%) SNMP
4 1 (1.45%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 20 (28.99%) MongoDB
2 20 (28.99%) PostgreSQL
3 14 (20.29%) NoSQL
4 9 (13.04%) Redis
4 9 (13.04%) Relational Database
5 8 (11.59%) HBase
6 6 (8.70%) RDBMS
7 4 (5.80%) Amazon Redshift
7 4 (5.80%) Apache Cassandra
7 4 (5.80%) PowerCenter
8 2 (2.90%) Big Data
8 2 (2.90%) MariaDB
9 1 (1.45%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (1.45%) DB2
9 1 (1.45%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 1 (1.45%) Oracle Database
9 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2014
9 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2016
9 1 (1.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 17 (24.64%) Git (software)
2 8 (11.59%) Subversion
3 1 (1.45%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.45%) JIRA
3 1 (1.45%) JMeter
3 1 (1.45%) JUnit
3 1 (1.45%) PHPUnit
3 1 (1.45%) RSpec
3 1 (1.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (11.59%) Marketing
2 2 (2.90%) Finance
2 2 (2.90%) Games
3 1 (1.45%) Banking
3 1 (1.45%) Billing
3 1 (1.45%) Law
3 1 (1.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 34 (49.28%) Developer
2 14 (20.29%) Software Engineer
3 13 (18.84%) .NET Developer
4 10 (14.49%) Senior Software Engineer
5 8 (11.59%) Software Developer
5 8 (11.59%) VB.NET Developer
6 7 (10.14%) PHP Developer
6 7 (10.14%) Web Developer
7 6 (8.70%) Administrator
7 6 (8.70%) Systems Administrator
8 5 (7.25%) .NET Software Developer
8 5 (7.25%) Java Developer
9 4 (5.80%) Analyst
9 4 (5.80%) Java Engineer
10 3 (4.35%) Consultant
10 3 (4.35%) Java Software Engineer
10 3 (4.35%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 3 (4.35%) Senior Consultant
10 3 (4.35%) Senior Technical Consultant
10 3 (4.35%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (28.99%) HTML
2 17 (24.64%) CSS
3 15 (21.74%) .NET
4 12 (17.39%) Node.js
4 12 (17.39%) RESTful
5 9 (13.04%) React
5 9 (13.04%) Web Services
5 9 (13.04%) XML
6 8 (11.59%) HTML5
7 7 (10.14%) AngularJS
7 7 (10.14%) LAMP
8 5 (7.25%) Hibernate
8 5 (7.25%) jQuery
8 5 (7.25%) JSON
8 5 (7.25%) RabbitMQ
8 5 (7.25%) REST
8 5 (7.25%) Ruby on Rails
9 4 (5.80%) CSS3
9 4 (5.80%) Middleware
9 4 (5.80%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.59%) Virtual Team
2 4 (5.80%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (5.80%) Enterprise Storage
3 3 (4.35%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.45%) Blog
4 1 (1.45%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.45%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.45%) Fintech
4 1 (1.45%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.45%) User Experience
4 1 (1.45%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 16 (23.19%) Linux
1 16 (23.19%) Windows
2 11 (15.94%) Unix
3 5 (7.25%) Android
3 5 (7.25%) Apple iOS
4 4 (5.80%) AIX
4 4 (5.80%) HPUX
4 4 (5.80%) Solaris
5 3 (4.35%) CentOS
6 2 (2.90%) Debian
6 2 (2.90%) Mac OS X
7 1 (1.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.45%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.45%) Windows 10
7 1 (1.45%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.45%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.45%) Windows Server
7 1 (1.45%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.45%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (28.99%) Software Engineering
2 12 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (14.49%) MVC
4 9 (13.04%) Web Development
5 8 (11.59%) Analytics
5 8 (11.59%) OO
5 8 (11.59%) Task Automation
6 5 (7.25%) ITIL
6 5 (7.25%) SDLC
7 4 (5.80%) Application Discovery
7 4 (5.80%) Mentoring
8 3 (4.35%) Data Science
8 3 (4.35%) TDD
8 3 (4.35%) Test Automation
9 2 (2.90%) Artificial Intelligence
9 2 (2.90%) Line Management
9 2 (2.90%) Machine Learning
9 2 (2.90%) OO PHP
9 2 (2.90%) Predictive Analytics
9 2 (2.90%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 45 (65.22%) JavaScript
2 31 (44.93%) SQL
3 28 (40.58%) Java
4 22 (31.88%) PHP
5 15 (21.74%) C#
5 15 (21.74%) Python
6 13 (18.84%) C++
6 13 (18.84%) VB
7 11 (15.94%) Perl
8 9 (13.04%) C
8 9 (13.04%) PowerShell
8 9 (13.04%) VB.NET
8 9 (13.04%) VBA
9 8 (11.59%) Bash Shell
9 8 (11.59%) Ruby
10 2 (2.90%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.45%) ES7
11 1 (1.45%) MATLAB
11 1 (1.45%) R
Qualifications
1 5 (7.25%) Degree
2 1 (1.45%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.80%) SLA
2 2 (2.90%) QA
3 1 (1.45%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.45%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (8.70%) NFS
2 3 (4.35%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.45%) Postfix
3 1 (1.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (11.59%) Puppet
2 1 (1.45%) AirWatch
2 1 (1.45%) HAProxy
2 1 (1.45%) SCCM
2 1 (1.45%) SCOM
Vendors
1 17 (24.64%) Oracle
2 16 (23.19%) Microsoft
3 9 (13.04%) Red Hat
4 4 (5.80%) EMC
4 4 (5.80%) HP
4 4 (5.80%) IBM
4 4 (5.80%) NetApp
4 4 (5.80%) Sybase
4 4 (5.80%) Vertica
4 4 (5.80%) VMware
5 2 (2.90%) Google
6 1 (1.45%) iManage
6 1 (1.45%) Mitel
6 1 (1.45%) Panasonic