The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for MySQL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited MySQL over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
MySQL
UK / Scotland
Rank 57 104 96
Rank change year-on-year +47 -8  
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 94 59 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 4.05% 2.01% 2.01%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.32% 6.63% 6.72%
Number of salaries quoted 61 42 41
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +21.42%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year - +4.16%  

MySQL is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 911 890 923
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 39.27% 30.35% 29.85%
Number of salaries quoted 548 566 592
Median salary £42,500 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.52% +18.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

MySQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland citing MySQL as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Job vacancy trend for MySQL in Scotland

MySQL
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for MySQL in Scotland

MySQL
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MySQL in Scotland over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for MySQL in Scotland

MySQL
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MySQL within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 25 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +19 53 £42,500 - 10
Glasgow +39 36 £45,000 -
Stirling - 2 £56,250 - 1
Aberdeen +5 1 £42,000 +5.00%
Dundee - 1 - - 1
West Lothian - 1 £45,000 -
MySQL
UK

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT jobs citing MySQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for MySQL.

1 100 (57.47%) PHP
2 69 (39.66%) JavaScript
3 62 (35.63%) Degree
4 55 (31.61%) HTML
4 55 (31.61%) CSS
5 47 (27.01%) Computer Science
6 45 (25.86%) Linux
7 40 (22.99%) Java
7 40 (22.99%) Zend
8 39 (22.41%) Web Development
9 38 (21.84%) Magento
10 37 (21.26%) Analytical Skills
11 36 (20.69%) MySQL Certification
11 36 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
12 34 (19.54%) SQL
13 31 (17.82%) Relational Database
14 30 (17.24%) Python
15 29 (16.67%) jQuery
16 28 (16.09%) HTML5
17 25 (14.37%) Windows
17 25 (14.37%) Oracle
18 24 (13.79%) Web Application Development
19 23 (13.22%) Puppet
19 23 (13.22%) SQL Server
19 23 (13.22%) OO
19 23 (13.22%) Open Source
20 22 (12.64%) Git (software)
20 22 (12.64%) E-Commerce
20 22 (12.64%) CSS3
21 21 (12.07%) RDBMS

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 17 (9.77%) Tomcat
2 16 (9.20%) Apache
3 15 (8.62%) CMS
4 9 (5.17%) IIS
5 7 (4.02%) Elasticsearch
6 6 (3.45%) SharePoint
6 6 (3.45%) WordPress
7 4 (2.30%) ArcGIS
7 4 (2.30%) Drupal
8 3 (1.72%) Cloud Foundry
8 3 (1.72%) Confluence
8 3 (1.72%) JBoss
9 2 (1.15%) Joomla!
10 1 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2010
10 1 (0.57%) MODX
10 1 (0.57%) Moodle
10 1 (0.57%) MS Exchange
10 1 (0.57%) nginx
10 1 (0.57%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.57%) Totara
Applications
1 12 (6.90%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.45%) Adobe Captivate
2 6 (3.45%) Adobe Illustrator
2 6 (3.45%) InDesign
2 6 (3.45%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.57%) GIMP
3 1 (0.57%) MS Office
3 1 (0.57%) Weka
Business Applications
1 38 (21.84%) Magento
2 1 (0.57%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.57%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.17%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (5.17%) Google Analytics
2 5 (2.87%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.72%) SaaS
4 1 (0.57%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.57%) GitHub
4 1 (0.57%) Office 365
4 1 (0.57%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.75%) NAS
1 10 (5.75%) WAN
2 9 (5.17%) iSCSI
2 9 (5.17%) SAN
3 7 (4.02%) Firewall
4 4 (2.30%) DHCP
4 4 (2.30%) DNS
5 2 (1.15%) Internet
6 1 (0.57%) Bluetooth
6 1 (0.57%) Intranet
6 1 (0.57%) MQTT
6 1 (0.57%) OpenVPN
6 1 (0.57%) SSH
6 1 (0.57%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (17.82%) Relational Database
2 23 (13.22%) SQL Server
3 21 (12.07%) RDBMS
4 20 (11.49%) NoSQL
5 17 (9.77%) PostgreSQL
6 10 (5.75%) MongoDB
7 6 (3.45%) Amazon Redshift
7 6 (3.45%) Apache Cassandra
8 5 (2.87%) GIS
8 5 (2.87%) phpMyAdmin
9 4 (2.30%) QGIS
10 2 (1.15%) MariaDB
10 2 (1.15%) Redis
11 1 (0.57%) Big Data
11 1 (0.57%) BusinessObjects
11 1 (0.57%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.57%) Power BI
11 1 (0.57%) QlikView
11 1 (0.57%) SQL Server 2005
11 1 (0.57%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 22 (12.64%) Git (software)
2 13 (7.47%) Subversion
3 6 (3.45%) Dreamweaver
4 5 (2.87%) Maven
5 4 (2.30%) Eclipse
5 4 (2.30%) Jenkins
5 4 (2.30%) JUnit
6 3 (1.72%) Ant
6 3 (1.72%) JIRA
7 2 (1.15%) Grunt
7 2 (1.15%) HttpUnit
7 2 (1.15%) JMeter
8 1 (0.57%) Mercurial
8 1 (0.57%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.57%) Travis CI
8 1 (0.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (5.75%) Marketing
2 9 (5.17%) Games
3 5 (2.87%) Finance
4 2 (1.15%) Advertising
4 2 (1.15%) Retail
5 1 (0.57%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 116 (66.67%) Developer
2 46 (26.44%) PHP Developer
3 20 (11.49%) Magento Developer
4 17 (9.77%) Web Developer
5 14 (8.05%) Senior Developer
6 13 (7.47%) Java Developer
6 13 (7.47%) Software Engineer
7 12 (6.90%) Analyst
7 12 (6.90%) Systems Engineer
8 9 (5.17%) .NET Developer
8 9 (5.17%) Linux Engineer
9 8 (4.60%) Applications Developer
9 8 (4.60%) Linux Systems Engineer
9 8 (4.60%) PHP Web Developer
9 8 (4.60%) Python Developer
9 8 (4.60%) Senior Software Engineer
9 8 (4.60%) Web Applications Developer
10 6 (3.45%) C# .NET Developer
10 6 (3.45%) C# Developer
10 6 (3.45%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (31.61%) CSS
1 55 (31.61%) HTML
2 29 (16.67%) jQuery
3 28 (16.09%) HTML5
4 22 (12.64%) CSS3
5 20 (11.49%) Web Services
6 18 (10.34%) .NET
6 18 (10.34%) Ajax
6 18 (10.34%) LAMP
7 16 (9.20%) React
7 16 (9.20%) Symfony
8 14 (8.05%) Laravel
9 13 (7.47%) AngularJS
9 13 (7.47%) Spring
10 12 (6.90%) ASP.NET
11 8 (4.60%) ASP.NET Web API
11 8 (4.60%) RESTful
11 8 (4.60%) Ruby on Rails
11 8 (4.60%) XML
12 7 (4.02%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 47 (27.01%) Computer Science
2 37 (21.26%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (3.45%) Algorithms
3 6 (3.45%) Digital Media
4 4 (2.30%) Mobile App
5 3 (1.72%) Reference Data
5 3 (1.72%) User Experience
6 2 (1.15%) Arduino
6 2 (1.15%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.15%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.15%) Raspberry Pi
6 2 (1.15%) Social Media
6 2 (1.15%) W3C
7 1 (0.57%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.57%) e-Learning
7 1 (0.57%) Internet of Things
7 1 (0.57%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.57%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.57%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 45 (25.86%) Linux
2 25 (14.37%) Windows
3 12 (6.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (6.32%) Windows Server
5 10 (5.75%) Ubuntu
6 6 (3.45%) Unix
7 4 (2.30%) Android
7 4 (2.30%) Apple iOS
7 4 (2.30%) Debian
8 3 (1.72%) CentOS
8 3 (1.72%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (1.15%) Solaris
9 2 (1.15%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.57%) AIX
10 1 (0.57%) FreeBSD
10 1 (0.57%) Oracle Linux
10 1 (0.57%) SUSE
10 1 (0.57%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.57%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.57%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (22.41%) Web Development
2 36 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (13.79%) Web Application Development
4 23 (13.22%) OO
4 23 (13.22%) Open Source
5 22 (12.64%) E-Commerce
6 20 (11.49%) Unit Testing
7 18 (10.34%) Analytics
7 18 (10.34%) Software Engineering
8 14 (8.05%) Configuration Management
8 14 (8.05%) MVC
9 10 (5.75%) Content Management
10 9 (5.17%) DevOps
10 9 (5.17%) Mentoring
10 9 (5.17%) OOP
10 9 (5.17%) Scrum
11 8 (4.60%) Mobile Development
11 8 (4.60%) SEO
12 7 (4.02%) Infrastructure Monitoring
12 7 (4.02%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 100 (57.47%) PHP
2 69 (39.66%) JavaScript
3 40 (22.99%) Java
4 34 (19.54%) SQL
5 30 (17.24%) Python
6 16 (9.20%) C#
6 16 (9.20%) PowerShell
6 16 (9.20%) Ruby
7 14 (8.05%) Bash Shell
8 10 (5.75%) Perl
9 9 (5.17%) C++
10 5 (2.87%) VB.NET
11 3 (1.72%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.57%) C
12 1 (0.57%) PHP 5
12 1 (0.57%) R
12 1 (0.57%) TypeScript
12 1 (0.57%) VB
Qualifications
1 62 (35.63%) Degree
2 36 (20.69%) MySQL Certification
3 3 (1.72%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.57%) CCNA
4 1 (0.57%) CCNP
4 1 (0.57%) MCSE
4 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.57%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.72%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (2.87%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.15%) Docker
4 1 (0.57%) Ceph
4 1 (0.57%) Gluster
4 1 (0.57%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.57%) KVM
4 1 (0.57%) Samba
4 1 (0.57%) Xen
4 1 (0.57%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 23 (13.22%) Puppet
2 16 (9.20%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (4.02%) Check_MK
3 7 (4.02%) Nagios
4 4 (2.30%) cPanel
5 3 (1.72%) SCCM
6 2 (1.15%) Ansible
6 2 (1.15%) SCOM
7 1 (0.57%) Kibana
7 1 (0.57%) logstash
7 1 (0.57%) MOM
7 1 (0.57%) NetVault Backup
Vendors
1 40 (22.99%) Zend
2 25 (14.37%) Oracle
3 14 (8.05%) Google
4 13 (7.47%) VMware
5 12 (6.90%) Cisco
5 12 (6.90%) Citrix
6 11 (6.32%) Microsoft
7 9 (5.17%) Brocade
7 9 (5.17%) Percona
7 9 (5.17%) Riverbed
7 9 (5.17%) Xamarin
8 7 (4.02%) Palo Alto
8 7 (4.02%) Perforce
9 6 (3.45%) Adobe
9 6 (3.45%) Vertica
10 5 (2.87%) Red Hat
11 3 (1.72%) Atlassian
12 2 (1.15%) Alterian
12 2 (1.15%) Tableau
13 1 (0.57%) RapidMiner
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