Period
to 13 October 2019

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 13 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MySQL
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
13 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 57 56 62
Rank change year-on-year -1 +6 -31
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 11 8 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 2.02% 1.93% 1.92%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.96% 7.41% 5.88%
Number of salaries quoted 9 5 2
Northern Ireland median annual salary £60,000 £30,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +100.00% -25.00% +35.59%
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +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 158 108 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 28.99% 26.09% 32.62%
Number of salaries quoted 74 73 80
Northern Ireland median annual salary £47,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £23,750 £26,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £67,891 £65,000 £72,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -

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 13 October 2019.

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 13 October 2019. 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 +2 11 £60,000 +100.00% 3
MySQL
UK

For the 6 months to 13 October 2019, 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 7 (63.64%) JavaScript
2 5 (45.45%) Scrum
2 5 (45.45%) Python
2 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (45.45%) TDD
2 5 (45.45%) Software Engineering
2 5 (45.45%) Django
2 5 (45.45%) RESTful
2 5 (45.45%) BDD
2 5 (45.45%) Unit Testing
2 5 (45.45%) Kanban
2 5 (45.45%) Flask
2 5 (45.45%) Microservices
2 5 (45.45%) API Design
2 5 (45.45%) Swagger
2 5 (45.45%) Fintech
3 4 (36.36%) Linux
4 3 (27.27%) PHP
4 3 (27.27%) HTML
4 3 (27.27%) Java
4 3 (27.27%) Spring
5 2 (18.18%) MongoDB
5 2 (18.18%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (18.18%) NoSQL
5 2 (18.18%) CSS
5 2 (18.18%) Unix
5 2 (18.18%) Docker
5 2 (18.18%) Kubernetes
5 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
5 2 (18.18%) Hazelcast

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 1 (9.09%) Apache
1 1 (9.09%) Moodle
1 1 (9.09%) Totara
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) AWS
1 1 (9.09%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (18.18%) Hazelcast
1 2 (18.18%) MongoDB
1 2 (18.18%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
2 1 (9.09%) PHPUnit
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Developer
2 5 (45.45%) Python Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Java Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Backend Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Applications Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Help Desk Support
5 1 (9.09%) PHP Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Web Applications Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) Django
1 5 (45.45%) Flask
1 5 (45.45%) RESTful
1 5 (45.45%) Swagger
2 3 (27.27%) HTML
2 3 (27.27%) Spring
3 2 (18.18%) CSS
4 1 (9.09%) Ajax
4 1 (9.09%) Behat
4 1 (9.09%) CSS3
4 1 (9.09%) HTML5
4 1 (9.09%) jQuery
4 1 (9.09%) LAMP
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Linux
2 2 (18.18%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (45.45%) API Design
1 5 (45.45%) BDD
1 5 (45.45%) Fintech
1 5 (45.45%) Kanban
1 5 (45.45%) Microservices
1 5 (45.45%) Scrum
1 5 (45.45%) Software Engineering
1 5 (45.45%) TDD
1 5 (45.45%) Unit Testing
2 1 (9.09%) MVC
2 1 (9.09%) OO
2 1 (9.09%) OO PHP
2 1 (9.09%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) JavaScript
2 5 (45.45%) Python
3 3 (27.27%) Java
3 3 (27.27%) PHP
4 1 (9.09%) Java 8
4 1 (9.09%) Shell Script
4 1 (9.09%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) Kubernetes