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

MySQL
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 90 107 59
Rank change year-on-year +17 -48 -15
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 58 52 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 2.30% 1.94% 3.78%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.53% 5.62% 13.95%
Number of salaries quoted 31 42 63
Edinburgh median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £24,500 £21,650 £23,600
90th Percentile £57,500 £49,750 £47,500
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £36,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +36.99% -8.75% +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 680 926 631
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 27.01% 34.55% 27.14%
Number of salaries quoted 472 581 427
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11% +12.50%
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,000 £27,000
90th Percentile £69,875 £65,000 £63,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year +8.43% -3.49% +6.17%

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 October 2018.

Salary histogram for MySQL in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 18 October 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 (77.59%) JavaScript
2 31 (53.45%) Java
3 30 (51.72%) HTML
4 28 (48.28%) jQuery
5 24 (41.38%) Software Engineering
6 21 (36.21%) Agile Software Development
6 21 (36.21%) AngularJS
7 19 (32.76%) Python
7 19 (32.76%) CSS
8 18 (31.03%) PHP
9 16 (27.59%) SQL Server
9 16 (27.59%) RESTful
10 15 (25.86%) HTML5
10 15 (25.86%) Hibernate
10 15 (25.86%) Scrum
11 14 (24.14%) PostgreSQL
11 14 (24.14%) BDD
12 13 (22.41%) Git (software)
12 13 (22.41%) CSS3
12 13 (22.41%) Tomcat
13 12 (20.69%) XML
13 12 (20.69%) Linux
13 12 (20.69%) JSON
13 12 (20.69%) NoSQL
13 12 (20.69%) Kanban
13 12 (20.69%) MongoDB
14 11 (18.97%) Amazon AWS
14 11 (18.97%) Node.js
14 11 (18.97%) React
14 11 (18.97%) 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 13 (22.41%) Tomcat
2 9 (15.52%) Confluence
3 4 (6.90%) Apache
4 2 (3.45%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.72%) CMS
5 1 (1.72%) concrete5
5 1 (1.72%) nginx
5 1 (1.72%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (18.97%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (17.24%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (15.52%) Slack
4 1 (1.72%) Amazon Kinesis
4 1 (1.72%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.72%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (1.72%) SaaS
4 1 (1.72%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.90%) Firewall
2 3 (5.17%) LAN
2 3 (5.17%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (27.59%) SQL Server
2 14 (24.14%) PostgreSQL
3 12 (20.69%) MongoDB
3 12 (20.69%) NoSQL
4 9 (15.52%) SQLite
5 7 (12.07%) Relational Database
6 5 (8.62%) Redis
7 3 (5.17%) Crystal Reports
7 3 (5.17%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (1.72%) Amazon Redshift
9 1 (1.72%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (1.72%) Big Data
9 1 (1.72%) MariaDB
9 1 (1.72%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 13 (22.41%) Git (software)
2 9 (15.52%) Bitbucket
2 9 (15.52%) Cucumber
2 9 (15.52%) git-flow
2 9 (15.52%) Selenium
3 8 (13.79%) JMeter
3 8 (13.79%) JUnit
4 3 (5.17%) Eclipse
4 3 (5.17%) IntelliJ
5 1 (1.72%) Grunt
5 1 (1.72%) gulp
5 1 (1.72%) JIRA
5 1 (1.72%) MSTest
5 1 (1.72%) NUnit
5 1 (1.72%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (1.72%) Advertising
1 1 (1.72%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (37.93%) Developer
1 22 (37.93%) Software Engineer
2 15 (25.86%) Senior Software Engineer
3 10 (17.24%) Java Developer
3 10 (17.24%) Java Engineer
3 10 (17.24%) Java Software Engineer
4 8 (13.79%) Senior Java Engineer
4 8 (13.79%) Senior Java Software Engineer
5 6 (10.34%) Analyst
5 6 (10.34%) Lead Developer
5 6 (10.34%) Lead Java Developer
6 5 (8.62%) PHP Developer
6 5 (8.62%) Support Analyst
7 4 (6.90%) Administrator
7 4 (6.90%) Junior
7 4 (6.90%) Senior Developer
7 4 (6.90%) Systems Administrator
8 3 (5.17%) Applications Support
8 3 (5.17%) Applications Support Analyst
8 3 (5.17%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (51.72%) HTML
2 28 (48.28%) jQuery
3 21 (36.21%) AngularJS
4 19 (32.76%) CSS
5 16 (27.59%) RESTful
6 15 (25.86%) Hibernate
6 15 (25.86%) HTML5
7 13 (22.41%) CSS3
8 12 (20.69%) JSON
8 12 (20.69%) XML
9 11 (18.97%) JSP
9 11 (18.97%) Node.js
9 11 (18.97%) React
10 10 (17.24%) LESS
11 9 (15.52%) Apache OpenJPA
11 9 (15.52%) JPA
12 8 (13.79%) Servlets
13 5 (8.62%) LAMP
13 5 (8.62%) Laravel
13 5 (8.62%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.52%) User Experience
2 4 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.45%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.45%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.72%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.72%) Analytical Mindset
4 1 (1.72%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.72%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.72%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.72%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.72%) Replication
4 1 (1.72%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 12 (20.69%) Linux
2 6 (10.34%) Unix
3 4 (6.90%) Windows
4 3 (5.17%) Debian
5 2 (3.45%) CentOS
5 2 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (3.45%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.72%) Android
6 1 (1.72%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.72%) SmartOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (41.38%) Software Engineering
2 21 (36.21%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (25.86%) Scrum
4 14 (24.14%) BDD
5 12 (20.69%) Kanban
6 10 (17.24%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (15.52%) Mentoring
7 9 (15.52%) Multithreading
7 9 (15.52%) SOLID
8 8 (13.79%) SDLC
9 6 (10.34%) MVC
10 5 (8.62%) Problem-Solving
10 5 (8.62%) TDD
11 4 (6.90%) ITIL
11 4 (6.90%) OO
12 3 (5.17%) Business Intelligence
12 3 (5.17%) Line Management
12 3 (5.17%) Open Source
12 3 (5.17%) Web Application Development
12 3 (5.17%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 45 (77.59%) JavaScript
2 31 (53.45%) Java
3 19 (32.76%) Python
4 18 (31.03%) PHP
5 9 (15.52%) ES6
6 7 (12.07%) Ruby
7 6 (10.34%) C#
7 6 (10.34%) SQL
8 3 (5.17%) Perl
9 1 (1.72%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.72%) Go
9 1 (1.72%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (8.62%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.62%) SLA
2 2 (3.45%) GDPR
System Software
1 3 (5.17%) Hyper-V
2 2 (3.45%) Docker
3 1 (1.72%) Postfix
3 1 (1.72%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 7 (12.07%) Puppet
2 3 (5.17%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (3.45%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (1.72%) Grafana
4 1 (1.72%) HAProxy
4 1 (1.72%) Kibana
4 1 (1.72%) Kubernetes
4 1 (1.72%) Nagios
4 1 (1.72%) Terraform
Vendors
1 10 (17.24%) Atlassian
2 7 (12.07%) Oracle
3 3 (5.17%) Red Hat
3 3 (5.17%) VMware
4 2 (3.45%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.72%) Apple
5 1 (1.72%) Zend