Period
to 23 September 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 23 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MySQL
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 55 59 31
Rank change year-on-year +4 -28 +10
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 7 7 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 1.68% 1.64% 4.28%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.98% 5.04% 16.25%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 13
Northern Ireland median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £29,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% +35.59% -23.87%
10th Percentile £22,500 £40,000 £28,250
90th Percentile £56,250 £40,000 £35,850
UK median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year +3.45% - +2.35%

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 117 139 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 28.13% 32.48% 26.32%
Number of salaries quoted 72 80 71
Northern Ireland median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% -
10th Percentile £26,000 £21,250 £28,250
90th Percentile £64,750 £95,000 £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 23 September 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 23 September 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 +4 7 £50,000 - 4
MySQL
UK

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 6 (85.71%) Linux
2 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 4 (57.14%) Git (software)
3 3 (42.86%) Ruby
3 3 (42.86%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (42.86%) VMware
3 3 (42.86%) Clustering
3 3 (42.86%) Replication
3 3 (42.86%) OO
3 3 (42.86%) Shell Script
3 3 (42.86%) Windows
3 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 3 (42.86%) Apache
3 3 (42.86%) High Availability
3 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (42.86%) Performance Optimisation
3 3 (42.86%) Task Automation
3 3 (42.86%) Storage Management
4 2 (28.57%) DevOps
4 2 (28.57%) Artificial Intelligence
4 2 (28.57%) Bash Shell
4 2 (28.57%) Adaptive Web Design
4 2 (28.57%) LEMP Stack
4 2 (28.57%) CSS3
4 2 (28.57%) Redis
4 2 (28.57%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (28.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (28.57%) OO PHP

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 3 (42.86%) Apache
2 2 (28.57%) nginx
2 2 (28.57%) Tomcat
3 1 (14.29%) Apache Solr
3 1 (14.29%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (14.29%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (14.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Firewall
1 1 (14.29%) SMPP
1 1 (14.29%) SMS
1 1 (14.29%) SSH
1 1 (14.29%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 2 (28.57%) Redis
3 1 (14.29%) Hadoop
3 1 (14.29%) Hazelcast
3 1 (14.29%) MongoDB
3 1 (14.29%) RDBMS
3 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Git (software)
2 1 (14.29%) CA Release Automation
2 1 (14.29%) gulp
2 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
2 1 (14.29%) JIRA
2 1 (14.29%) JUnit
2 1 (14.29%) Selenium
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Law
2 1 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Administrator
1 3 (42.86%) DBA
1 3 (42.86%) MySQL DBA
2 2 (28.57%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Lead Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Lead PHP Developer
2 2 (28.57%) PHP Developer
2 2 (28.57%) SQL DBA
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server DBA
3 1 (14.29%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Deployment Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) CSS
1 2 (28.57%) CSS3
1 2 (28.57%) HTML
1 2 (28.57%) HTML5
1 2 (28.57%) jQuery
1 2 (28.57%) LAMP
1 2 (28.57%) LEMP Stack
1 2 (28.57%) Memcached
1 2 (28.57%) Ruby on Rails
1 2 (28.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
2 1 (14.29%) boto
2 1 (14.29%) Node.js
2 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (42.86%) Clustering
1 3 (42.86%) Replication
2 2 (28.57%) iPhone
3 1 (14.29%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (14.29%) Public Cloud
3 1 (14.29%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Linux
2 3 (42.86%) Windows
3 1 (14.29%) CentOS
3 1 (14.29%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Capacity Planning
1 3 (42.86%) High Availability
1 3 (42.86%) OO
1 3 (42.86%) Performance Optimisation
1 3 (42.86%) Storage Management
1 3 (42.86%) Task Automation
2 2 (28.57%) Adaptive Web Design
2 2 (28.57%) Artificial Intelligence
2 2 (28.57%) DevOps
2 2 (28.57%) OO PHP
2 2 (28.57%) Responsive Web Design
2 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
2 2 (28.57%) Unit Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (14.29%) OOP
3 1 (14.29%) Scrum
3 1 (14.29%) SDLC
3 1 (14.29%) Software Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 3 (42.86%) Ruby
2 3 (42.86%) Shell Script
3 2 (28.57%) Bash Shell
3 2 (28.57%) Java
3 2 (28.57%) Objective-C
3 2 (28.57%) PHP
4 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
4 1 (14.29%) Python
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Docker
1 1 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (14.29%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Ansible
1 1 (14.29%) logstash
1 1 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (14.29%) Puppet
1 1 (14.29%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) VMware
2 1 (14.29%) Ab Initio
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle