Period
to 17 August 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 17 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MySQL
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 87 68 75
Rank change year-on-year -19 +7 -23
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 63 79 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 2.46% 3.13% 3.00%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.18% 9.03% 10.96%
Number of salaries quoted 35 56 46
Edinburgh median annual salary £43,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.86% -6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £23,450 £22,125 £23,750
90th Percentile £56,250 £52,500 £46,250
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £36,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year +37.93% -9.38% +6.67%

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 686 875 684
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 26.84% 34.72% 27.39%
Number of salaries quoted 484 553 429
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 £27,500 £28,300
90th Percentile £68,750 £67,500 £62,500
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +8.43%

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 17 August 2018.

Salary histogram for MySQL in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 17 August 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 44 (69.84%) JavaScript
2 25 (39.68%) Java
3 24 (38.10%) Software Engineering
4 21 (33.33%) SQL
5 19 (30.16%) HTML
6 18 (28.57%) SQL Server
7 17 (26.98%) PHP
8 16 (25.40%) Python
9 14 (22.22%) jQuery
9 14 (22.22%) RESTful
9 14 (22.22%) MongoDB
10 13 (20.63%) Node.js
10 13 (20.63%) Git (software)
10 13 (20.63%) AngularJS
10 13 (20.63%) Oracle
11 12 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
11 12 (19.05%) C#
12 11 (17.46%) CSS
12 11 (17.46%) PostgreSQL
13 10 (15.87%) Ruby
13 10 (15.87%) Linux
13 10 (15.87%) React
13 10 (15.87%) Puppet
14 9 (14.29%) HTML5
14 9 (14.29%) Web Development
14 9 (14.29%) Unix
14 9 (14.29%) Scrum
15 8 (12.70%) OO
15 8 (12.70%) XML
15 8 (12.70%) Red Hat

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 7 (11.11%) Tomcat
2 5 (7.94%) Apache
2 5 (7.94%) WebSphere
3 3 (4.76%) Confluence
4 1 (1.59%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.59%) JBoss
4 1 (1.59%) Moodle
4 1 (1.59%) nginx
4 1 (1.59%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (11.11%) GitHub
2 3 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (4.76%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.35%) Firewall
1 4 (6.35%) iSCSI
1 4 (6.35%) SAN
2 3 (4.76%) LAN
2 3 (4.76%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 14 (22.22%) MongoDB
3 11 (17.46%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (11.11%) NoSQL
4 7 (11.11%) Redis
5 6 (9.52%) Relational Database
6 4 (6.35%) PowerCenter
7 3 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (4.76%) SQLite
8 2 (3.17%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (3.17%) HBase
8 2 (3.17%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (1.59%) DB2
9 1 (1.59%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 13 (20.63%) Git (software)
2 3 (4.76%) Bitbucket
2 3 (4.76%) Cucumber
2 3 (4.76%) git-flow
2 3 (4.76%) Selenium
3 2 (3.17%) JMeter
3 2 (3.17%) JUnit
3 2 (3.17%) Subversion
4 1 (1.59%) Grunt
4 1 (1.59%) gulp
4 1 (1.59%) JIRA
4 1 (1.59%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (1.59%) Billing
1 1 (1.59%) Finance
1 1 (1.59%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 24 (38.10%) Developer
2 21 (33.33%) Software Engineer
3 13 (20.63%) Senior Software Engineer
4 6 (9.52%) Analyst
5 5 (7.94%) Java Engineer
5 5 (7.94%) Java Software Engineer
5 5 (7.94%) PHP Developer
5 5 (7.94%) Web Developer
6 4 (6.35%) .NET Developer
6 4 (6.35%) Administrator
6 4 (6.35%) Java Developer
6 4 (6.35%) Python Developer
6 4 (6.35%) Software Developer
6 4 (6.35%) Support Analyst
6 4 (6.35%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (4.76%) Consultant
7 3 (4.76%) Linux Engineer
7 3 (4.76%) Senior Consultant
7 3 (4.76%) Systems Support
7 3 (4.76%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (30.16%) HTML
2 14 (22.22%) jQuery
2 14 (22.22%) RESTful
3 13 (20.63%) AngularJS
3 13 (20.63%) Node.js
4 11 (17.46%) CSS
5 10 (15.87%) React
6 9 (14.29%) HTML5
7 8 (12.70%) XML
8 7 (11.11%) .NET
8 7 (11.11%) JSON
8 7 (11.11%) LAMP
9 6 (9.52%) CSS3
9 6 (9.52%) JSP
10 5 (7.94%) Hibernate
10 5 (7.94%) RabbitMQ
10 5 (7.94%) Ruby on Rails
11 4 (6.35%) LESS
11 4 (6.35%) Middleware
11 4 (6.35%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.35%) Enterprise Software
1 4 (6.35%) Enterprise Storage
2 3 (4.76%) User Experience
3 2 (3.17%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.17%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.17%) Virtual Team
4 1 (1.59%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.59%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.59%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.59%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.59%) Replication
4 1 (1.59%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 10 (15.87%) Linux
2 9 (14.29%) Unix
3 7 (11.11%) Windows
4 4 (6.35%) AIX
4 4 (6.35%) HPUX
4 4 (6.35%) Solaris
5 3 (4.76%) Debian
6 2 (3.17%) CentOS
6 2 (3.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (3.17%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.59%) Android
7 1 (1.59%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.59%) Windows 10
7 1 (1.59%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.59%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (38.10%) Software Engineering
2 12 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (14.29%) Scrum
3 9 (14.29%) Web Development
4 8 (12.70%) BDD
4 8 (12.70%) OO
4 8 (12.70%) SDLC
5 7 (11.11%) Mentoring
6 6 (9.52%) Kanban
6 6 (9.52%) MVC
7 5 (7.94%) ITIL
7 5 (7.94%) TDD
8 4 (6.35%) Application Discovery
8 4 (6.35%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (6.35%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (6.35%) Problem-Solving
9 3 (4.76%) Creative Problem-Solving
9 3 (4.76%) Line Management
9 3 (4.76%) SOLID
9 3 (4.76%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 44 (69.84%) JavaScript
2 25 (39.68%) Java
3 21 (33.33%) SQL
4 17 (26.98%) PHP
5 16 (25.40%) Python
6 12 (19.05%) C#
7 10 (15.87%) Ruby
8 6 (9.52%) C++
9 4 (6.35%) Perl
9 4 (6.35%) VB
10 3 (4.76%) ES6
10 3 (4.76%) VB.NET
10 3 (4.76%) VBA
11 2 (3.17%) Bash Shell
11 2 (3.17%) C
11 2 (3.17%) PowerShell
12 1 (1.59%) ES7
12 1 (1.59%) Go
Qualifications
1 4 (6.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.94%) SLA
2 1 (1.59%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.59%) QA
System Software
1 4 (6.35%) NFS
2 3 (4.76%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.59%) Docker
3 1 (1.59%) Postfix
3 1 (1.59%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 10 (15.87%) Puppet
2 3 (4.76%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (3.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (1.59%) Grafana
4 1 (1.59%) HAProxy
4 1 (1.59%) Kibana
4 1 (1.59%) Nagios
4 1 (1.59%) Terraform
Vendors
1 13 (20.63%) Oracle
2 8 (12.70%) Red Hat
3 6 (9.52%) Microsoft
4 4 (6.35%) Atlassian
4 4 (6.35%) EMC
4 4 (6.35%) HP
4 4 (6.35%) IBM
4 4 (6.35%) NetApp
4 4 (6.35%) Sybase
5 3 (4.76%) VMware
6 1 (1.59%) Apple
6 1 (1.59%) Zend