Period
to 25 February 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 25 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MySQL
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 56 35 36
Rank change year-on-year -21 +1 +4
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 13 18 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 2.77% 4.02% 3.81%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.78% 16.67% 9.57%
Number of salaries quoted 6 17 7
Northern Ireland median annual salary £40,000 £31,500 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.98% -4.55% -26.67%
10th Percentile £32,500 £27,000 £19,500
90th Percentile £41,250 £64,500 £71,250
UK median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +6.25%

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 148 108 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 31.56% 24.11% 39.83%
Number of salaries quoted 80 92 64
Northern Ireland median annual salary £38,750 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.64% +2.86% +3.70%
10th Percentile £25,575 £26,275 £26,250
90th Percentile £53,250 £55,000 £52,500
UK median annual salary £49,000 £47,500 £45,500
% change year-on-year +3.16% +4.40% +1.11%

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
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 25 February 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 -17 12 £40,000 +16.79% 4
County Down - 1 - -
MySQL
UK

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 9 (69.23%) Java
1 9 (69.23%) Git (software)
2 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (61.54%) JavaScript
2 8 (61.54%) HTML
2 8 (61.54%) CSS
2 8 (61.54%) AngularJS
2 8 (61.54%) Relational Database
3 7 (53.85%) JUnit
3 7 (53.85%) Python
3 7 (53.85%) Ruby
4 6 (46.15%) Android
4 6 (46.15%) Finance
4 6 (46.15%) Linux
4 6 (46.15%) Oracle
4 6 (46.15%) SQL Server
4 6 (46.15%) HTML5
4 6 (46.15%) Mobile App
4 6 (46.15%) Mobile Application Development
4 6 (46.15%) Ionic Framework
5 5 (38.46%) React Native
5 5 (38.46%) Task Automation
5 5 (38.46%) npm
5 5 (38.46%) Customer-Centricity
5 5 (38.46%) Jasmine
5 5 (38.46%) Sass
5 5 (38.46%) LESS
5 5 (38.46%) Mockito
5 5 (38.46%) Apple iOS
5 5 (38.46%) Front End Development

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 2 (15.38%) Apache
1 2 (15.38%) nginx
1 2 (15.38%) OpenStack
1 2 (15.38%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 5 (38.46%) npm
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (61.54%) Relational Database
2 6 (46.15%) SQL Server
3 5 (38.46%) Ingres
4 3 (23.08%) SQLite
5 2 (15.38%) HSQLDB
5 2 (15.38%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (69.23%) Git (software)
2 7 (53.85%) JUnit
3 5 (38.46%) Jasmine
3 5 (38.46%) Karma Test Runner
3 5 (38.46%) Mockito
3 5 (38.46%) Protractor
3 5 (38.46%) Subversion
4 2 (15.38%) Eclipse
5 1 (7.69%) Android Studio
5 1 (7.69%) Xcode
General
1 6 (46.15%) Finance
2 5 (38.46%) Legal
2 5 (38.46%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Developer
2 6 (46.15%) Angular Developer
3 2 (15.38%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 2 (15.38%) Software Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Unix Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Applications Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Java Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (61.54%) AngularJS
1 8 (61.54%) CSS
1 8 (61.54%) HTML
2 6 (46.15%) HTML5
2 6 (46.15%) Ionic Framework
3 5 (38.46%) Java EE
3 5 (38.46%) JMS
3 5 (38.46%) LESS
3 5 (38.46%) React Native
3 5 (38.46%) RESTful
3 5 (38.46%) Sass
3 5 (38.46%) SOAP
4 3 (23.08%) Hibernate
4 3 (23.08%) Spring
4 3 (23.08%) Spring MVC
5 2 (15.38%) JSF
5 2 (15.38%) JSTL
5 2 (15.38%) LAMP
5 2 (15.38%) Struts
5 2 (15.38%) Struts2
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Mobile App
2 3 (23.08%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) Android
1 6 (46.15%) Linux
2 5 (38.46%) Apple iOS
3 2 (15.38%) CentOS
3 2 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (15.38%) Ubuntu
3 2 (15.38%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (46.15%) Mobile Application Development
3 5 (38.46%) Android Development
3 5 (38.46%) Customer-Centricity
3 5 (38.46%) Front End Development
3 5 (38.46%) iOS Development
3 5 (38.46%) Mentoring
3 5 (38.46%) Multithreading
3 5 (38.46%) Scrum
3 5 (38.46%) SEO
3 5 (38.46%) Task Automation
3 5 (38.46%) TDD
3 5 (38.46%) Test Automation
3 5 (38.46%) Workflow
4 3 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (23.08%) MVC
4 3 (23.08%) Project Planning
4 3 (23.08%) Software Engineering
5 2 (15.38%) Component Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) Java
2 8 (61.54%) JavaScript
3 7 (53.85%) Python
3 7 (53.85%) Ruby
4 5 (38.46%) Perl
4 5 (38.46%) TypeScript
5 2 (15.38%) Bash Shell
5 2 (15.38%) PHP
5 2 (15.38%) SQL
6 1 (7.69%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) QA
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Docker
1 2 (15.38%) KVM
1 2 (15.38%) LXC
Systems Management
1 4 (30.77%) Puppet
2 2 (15.38%) Ansible
2 2 (15.38%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Oracle
2 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
3 4 (30.77%) Red Hat
4 1 (7.69%) Apple
4 1 (7.69%) Xamarin