Period
to 10 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland 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 10 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MySQL
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 57 55 32
Rank change year-on-year -2 -23 -2
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 18 13 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 3.15% 2.77% 3.83%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.34% 8.07% 16.90%
Number of salaries quoted 9 6 12
Northern Ireland median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £29,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% +35.59% -18.62%
10th Percentile £22,500 £40,000 £26,450
90th Percentile £60,000 £40,000 £35,925
UK median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.65% -4.44% +5.88%

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 Northern Ireland with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Northern Ireland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 174 161 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 30.42% 34.26% 22.68%
Number of salaries quoted 103 85 57
Northern Ireland median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -12.50% +10.34%
10th Percentile £26,000 £21,450 £27,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

MySQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

Job postings citing MySQL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland.

Job vacancy trend for MySQL in Northern Ireland

MySQL
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MySQL in Northern Ireland.

Salary trend for MySQL in Northern Ireland

MySQL
Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MySQL in Northern Ireland over the 6 months to 10 December 2018.

Salary histogram for MySQL in Northern Ireland

MySQL
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MySQL within the Northern Ireland region over the 6 months to 10 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
County Antrim -3 13 £50,000 +25.00% 6
MySQL
UK

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for MySQL.

1 12 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 11 (61.11%) Java
2 11 (61.11%) Linux
2 11 (61.11%) Python
2 11 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (61.11%) Software Engineering
3 10 (55.56%) RESTful
3 10 (55.56%) AngularJS
4 9 (50.00%) Microservices
4 9 (50.00%) Git (software)
4 9 (50.00%) OOP
4 9 (50.00%) OO
5 8 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (44.44%) MongoDB
6 7 (38.89%) Computer Science
6 7 (38.89%) Relational Database
6 7 (38.89%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (33.33%) Ruby
7 6 (33.33%) Java EE
7 6 (33.33%) Degree
7 6 (33.33%) HTML
7 6 (33.33%) JUnit
7 6 (33.33%) CSS
7 6 (33.33%) Functional Testing
7 6 (33.33%) QA
7 6 (33.33%) Project Planning
7 6 (33.33%) NoSQL
7 6 (33.33%) Node.js
8 5 (27.78%) Neo4j
8 5 (27.78%) Mockito

MySQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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 4 (22.22%) Tomcat
2 1 (5.56%) Apache
2 1 (5.56%) Apache Solr
2 1 (5.56%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (5.56%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 4 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (5.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) Firewall
1 3 (16.67%) SMPP
1 3 (16.67%) SMS
1 3 (16.67%) SSH
1 3 (16.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (44.44%) MongoDB
2 7 (38.89%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (38.89%) Relational Database
3 6 (33.33%) NoSQL
4 5 (27.78%) Neo4j
5 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
6 3 (16.67%) Hazelcast
7 1 (5.56%) Hadoop
7 1 (5.56%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 9 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (33.33%) JUnit
3 5 (27.78%) Eclipse
3 5 (27.78%) Mockito
4 1 (5.56%) CA Release Automation
4 1 (5.56%) gulp
4 1 (5.56%) Jenkins
4 1 (5.56%) JIRA
4 1 (5.56%) Selenium
General
1 4 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Law
2 1 (5.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (61.11%) Developer
2 6 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 6 (33.33%) Java Web Developer
2 6 (33.33%) Web Developer
3 5 (27.78%) Applications Developer
3 5 (27.78%) Java Applications Developer
3 5 (27.78%) Java Web Applications Developer
3 5 (27.78%) Web Applications Developer
4 4 (22.22%) Python Developer
5 3 (16.67%) Administrator
5 3 (16.67%) Cloud Engineer
5 3 (16.67%) DBA
5 3 (16.67%) Django Developer
5 3 (16.67%) MySQL DBA
5 3 (16.67%) Python/Django Developer
6 2 (11.11%) Deployment Engineer
6 2 (11.11%) SQL DBA
6 2 (11.11%) SQL Server DBA
7 1 (5.56%) Linux Administrator
7 1 (5.56%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (55.56%) AngularJS
1 10 (55.56%) RESTful
2 6 (33.33%) CSS
2 6 (33.33%) HTML
2 6 (33.33%) Java EE
2 6 (33.33%) Node.js
3 5 (27.78%) Angular 2
3 5 (27.78%) Hibernate
3 5 (27.78%) JPA
3 5 (27.78%) Spring
3 5 (27.78%) Spring Boot
3 5 (27.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 4 (22.22%) Django
4 4 (22.22%) Flask
4 4 (22.22%) React
4 4 (22.22%) Swagger
4 4 (22.22%) Vue.js
4 4 (22.22%) Web Services
5 1 (5.56%) Servlets
5 1 (5.56%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) User Experience
2 4 (22.22%) Fintech
3 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (16.67%) Clustering
3 3 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
3 3 (16.67%) Replication
3 3 (16.67%) Smartcard
4 1 (5.56%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 11 (61.11%) Linux
2 5 (27.78%) Unix
3 3 (16.67%) Windows
4 2 (11.11%) CentOS
4 2 (11.11%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (61.11%) Software Engineering
2 9 (50.00%) Microservices
2 9 (50.00%) OO
2 9 (50.00%) OOP
3 8 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (38.89%) Computer Science
5 6 (33.33%) Functional Testing
5 6 (33.33%) Project Planning
6 5 (27.78%) Component Testing
6 5 (27.78%) Functional Programming
6 5 (27.78%) Scrum
6 5 (27.78%) TDD
7 4 (22.22%) API Design
7 4 (22.22%) BDD
7 4 (22.22%) DevOps
7 4 (22.22%) Front End Development
7 4 (22.22%) Kanban
7 4 (22.22%) Test Automation
7 4 (22.22%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 11 (61.11%) Java
2 11 (61.11%) Python
3 6 (33.33%) Ruby
4 5 (27.78%) Java 8
4 5 (27.78%) Perl
4 5 (27.78%) SQL
5 4 (22.22%) Bash Shell
6 3 (16.67%) Shell Script
7 1 (5.56%) C#
7 1 (5.56%) C++
7 1 (5.56%) PL/SQL
7 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
7 1 (5.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 3 (16.67%) Docker
1 3 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
1 3 (16.67%) Xen
2 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Ansible
1 1 (5.56%) logstash
1 1 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (5.56%) Puppet
1 1 (5.56%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle
2 1 (5.56%) Ab Initio
2 1 (5.56%) VMware