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 29 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MySQL
UK > Scotland
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 79 92 52
Rank change year-on-year +13 -40  
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 78 67 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 2.87% 2.34% 4.37%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.84% 7.30% 12.85%
Number of salaries quoted 64 34 120
Scotland median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.66% -6.25%  
10th Percentile £25,900 £24,300 £26,975
90th Percentile £56,250 £45,000 £54,125
UK median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% -  

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 995 918 1074
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 36.62% 32.09% 33.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1417 1031 1802
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% +5.88%  
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,500 £28,050
90th Percentile £72,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26%  

MySQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

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 29 June 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 29 June 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 -12 37 £35,000 - 8
Glasgow +23 35 £35,000 -12.50% 6
Stirling - 3 £42,500 -
Fife - 1 - -
South Lanarkshire - 1 £35,000 -
MySQL
UK

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 97 (58.79%) PHP
2 87 (52.73%) JavaScript
3 63 (38.18%) HTML
4 60 (36.36%) Linux
5 56 (33.94%) CSS
6 53 (32.12%) Web Development
7 52 (31.52%) Java
8 43 (26.06%) Degree
9 41 (24.85%) HTML5
10 40 (24.24%) SQL Server
11 38 (23.03%) OO
12 37 (22.42%) Agile Software Development
13 35 (21.21%) SQL
13 35 (21.21%) NoSQL
14 34 (20.61%) Oracle
15 33 (20.00%) jQuery
16 32 (19.39%) Open Source
17 31 (18.79%) Windows
18 30 (18.18%) PostgreSQL
19 28 (16.97%) LAMP
19 28 (16.97%) Computer Science Degree
20 27 (16.36%) MVC
20 27 (16.36%) Python
21 26 (15.76%) Computer Science
22 23 (13.94%) CSS3
22 23 (13.94%) Relational Database
23 22 (13.33%) AngularJS
23 22 (13.33%) Apache
23 22 (13.33%) Web Services
24 21 (12.73%) Tomcat

MySQL
Co-occurring 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 22 (13.33%) Apache
2 21 (12.73%) Tomcat
3 14 (8.48%) CMS
4 11 (6.67%) IIS
5 10 (6.06%) WordPress
6 5 (3.03%) Drupal
7 3 (1.82%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (1.82%) Moodle
8 2 (1.21%) ArcGIS
8 2 (1.21%) Confluence
8 2 (1.21%) Joomla!
8 2 (1.21%) Totara
9 1 (0.61%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.61%) nginx
9 1 (0.61%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (3.64%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (3.03%) Adobe Illustrator
2 5 (3.03%) InDesign
2 5 (3.03%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (3.03%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.61%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 19 (11.52%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 19 (11.52%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (6.06%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (3.64%) Amazon S3
4 2 (1.21%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (1.21%) Office 365
4 2 (1.21%) SaaS
5 1 (0.61%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.61%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.61%) GitHub
5 1 (0.61%) Trello
5 1 (0.61%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 11 (6.67%) Firewall
2 10 (6.06%) NAS
2 10 (6.06%) SAN
2 10 (6.06%) WAN
3 9 (5.45%) iSCSI
4 8 (4.85%) DNS
4 8 (4.85%) SSL
5 5 (3.03%) HTTPS
5 5 (3.03%) TCP/IP
6 4 (2.42%) DHCP
6 4 (2.42%) HTTP
7 3 (1.82%) SMTP
7 3 (1.82%) VPN
8 2 (1.21%) Internet
8 2 (1.21%) IPsec
8 2 (1.21%) VLAN
8 2 (1.21%) VoIP
9 1 (0.61%) IMAP
9 1 (0.61%) Network Security
9 1 (0.61%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (24.24%) SQL Server
2 35 (21.21%) NoSQL
3 30 (18.18%) PostgreSQL
4 23 (13.94%) Relational Database
5 14 (8.48%) MongoDB
6 13 (7.88%) RDBMS
7 5 (3.03%) phpMyAdmin
8 4 (2.42%) MariaDB
8 4 (2.42%) Redis
9 3 (1.82%) Amazon Redshift
9 3 (1.82%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (1.21%) GIS
10 2 (1.21%) QGIS
10 2 (1.21%) SQL Server 2008
11 1 (0.61%) Amazon RDS
11 1 (0.61%) BusinessObjects
11 1 (0.61%) Looker
11 1 (0.61%) Power BI
11 1 (0.61%) QlikView
11 1 (0.61%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 21 (12.73%) Subversion
2 15 (9.09%) Git (software)
3 10 (6.06%) Jenkins
4 9 (5.45%) Maven
5 8 (4.85%) Ant
5 8 (4.85%) JUnit
6 7 (4.24%) HttpUnit
6 7 (4.24%) JMeter
7 5 (3.03%) Dreamweaver
8 3 (1.82%) Eclipse
8 3 (1.82%) JIRA
9 2 (1.21%) Grunt
10 1 (0.61%) GoCD
10 1 (0.61%) Mercurial
10 1 (0.61%) PHPUnit
10 1 (0.61%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (0.61%) Travis CI
10 1 (0.61%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (7.27%) Retail
2 10 (6.06%) Banking
3 9 (5.45%) Games
4 6 (3.64%) Marketing
5 3 (1.82%) Finance
6 2 (1.21%) Advertising
7 1 (0.61%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 110 (66.67%) Developer
2 52 (31.52%) PHP Developer
3 26 (15.76%) Web Developer
4 23 (13.94%) Java Developer
5 15 (9.09%) PHP Web Developer
5 15 (9.09%) Software Engineer
6 14 (8.48%) Senior Developer
7 10 (6.06%) Linux Engineer
7 10 (6.06%) Systems Engineer
8 8 (4.85%) Analyst
8 8 (4.85%) Technical Leader
9 7 (4.24%) Applications Developer
9 7 (4.24%) Full Stack Developer
9 7 (4.24%) Linux Systems Engineer
9 7 (4.24%) Senior Java Developer
9 7 (4.24%) Software Developer
9 7 (4.24%) Web Applications Developer
10 6 (3.64%) Magento Developer
10 6 (3.64%) Senior Software Engineer
11 5 (3.03%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (38.18%) HTML
2 56 (33.94%) CSS
3 41 (24.85%) HTML5
4 33 (20.00%) jQuery
5 28 (16.97%) LAMP
6 23 (13.94%) CSS3
7 22 (13.33%) AngularJS
7 22 (13.33%) Web Services
8 21 (12.73%) Ajax
9 19 (11.52%) .NET
9 19 (11.52%) Laravel
10 18 (10.91%) Spring
11 16 (9.70%) React
11 16 (9.70%) Symfony
12 12 (7.27%) RESTful
13 10 (6.06%) SOAP
13 10 (6.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 9 (5.45%) Hibernate
14 9 (5.45%) Ruby on Rails
14 9 (5.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 26 (15.76%) Computer Science
2 14 (8.48%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (4.85%) Linux Command Line
4 6 (3.64%) NHS
4 6 (3.64%) User Experience
5 5 (3.03%) Greenfield Project
5 5 (3.03%) Mobile App
6 4 (2.42%) Algorithms
6 4 (2.42%) Photography
7 3 (1.82%) W3C
8 2 (1.21%) Arduino
8 2 (1.21%) Data Structures
8 2 (1.21%) e-Learning
8 2 (1.21%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.21%) Raspberry Pi
9 1 (0.61%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.61%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.61%) Internet of Things
9 1 (0.61%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.61%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 60 (36.36%) Linux
2 31 (18.79%) Windows
3 13 (7.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 12 (7.27%) Windows Server
5 11 (6.67%) Android
5 11 (6.67%) Ubuntu
6 10 (6.06%) Unix
7 7 (4.24%) Solaris
8 6 (3.64%) Apple iOS
9 5 (3.03%) CentOS
9 5 (3.03%) Debian
10 3 (1.82%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (1.21%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (0.61%) FreeBSD
12 1 (0.61%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (32.12%) Web Development
2 38 (23.03%) OO
3 37 (22.42%) Agile Software Development
4 32 (19.39%) Open Source
5 27 (16.36%) MVC
6 21 (12.73%) Continuous Integration
7 19 (11.52%) TDD
7 19 (11.52%) Web Application Development
8 18 (10.91%) Software Engineering
9 17 (10.30%) Scrum
10 15 (9.09%) Configuration Management
11 14 (8.48%) E-Commerce
11 14 (8.48%) Mentoring
12 12 (7.27%) OO PHP
12 12 (7.27%) OOP
13 10 (6.06%) Functional Testing
14 9 (5.45%) DevOps
15 8 (4.85%) B2B
15 8 (4.85%) Unit Testing
16 7 (4.24%) Separation of Concerns
Programming Languages
1 97 (58.79%) PHP
2 87 (52.73%) JavaScript
3 52 (31.52%) Java
4 35 (21.21%) SQL
5 27 (16.36%) Python
6 19 (11.52%) C#
7 16 (9.70%) Ruby
8 15 (9.09%) Bash Shell
9 13 (7.88%) PowerShell
10 11 (6.67%) Perl
11 7 (4.24%) C++
12 1 (0.61%) C
12 1 (0.61%) PHP 5
12 1 (0.61%) TypeScript
12 1 (0.61%) VB
12 1 (0.61%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 43 (26.06%) Degree
2 28 (16.97%) Computer Science Degree
3 13 (7.88%) MySQL Certification
4 1 (0.61%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.21%) SLA
2 1 (0.61%) QA
System Software
1 6 (3.64%) Docker
1 6 (3.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (3.03%) Virtual Servers
3 3 (1.82%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.82%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.61%) Gluster
4 1 (0.61%) KVM
4 1 (0.61%) LXC
4 1 (0.61%) Samba
4 1 (0.61%) Xen
Systems Management
1 19 (11.52%) Puppet
2 16 (9.70%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (6.67%) Nagios
4 7 (4.24%) Check_MK
5 4 (2.42%) cPanel
6 3 (1.82%) Ansible
6 3 (1.82%) Grafana
6 3 (1.82%) ZABBIX
7 2 (1.21%) CFEngine
8 1 (0.61%) Cacti
8 1 (0.61%) Capistrano
8 1 (0.61%) Graphite
8 1 (0.61%) MOM
8 1 (0.61%) NetVault Backup
8 1 (0.61%) SCCM
8 1 (0.61%) SCOM
Vendors
1 34 (20.61%) Oracle
2 19 (11.52%) Zend
3 16 (9.70%) VMware
4 11 (6.67%) Cisco
5 10 (6.06%) Red Hat
6 9 (5.45%) Brocade
6 9 (5.45%) Citrix
6 9 (5.45%) Microsoft
6 9 (5.45%) Percona
6 9 (5.45%) Riverbed
7 7 (4.24%) Alterian
7 7 (4.24%) Palo Alto
8 6 (3.64%) Perforce
9 5 (3.03%) Adobe
10 3 (1.82%) Atlassian
10 3 (1.82%) Google
10 3 (1.82%) Vertica
11 2 (1.21%) Tableau
12 1 (0.61%) Facebook
12 1 (0.61%) Twitter
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