Period
to 22 May 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales 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 22 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MySQL
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
22 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 38 39 48
Rank change year-on-year +1 +9 +1
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 72 70 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 5.04% 5.39% 4.82%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 19.30% 19.61% 14.39%
Number of salaries quoted 65 64 65
South Wales median annual salary £37,500 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% +21.43% -9.09%
10th Percentile £26,750 £30,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £48,000 £55,000 £52,500
Wales median annual salary £37,500 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -11.76% +21.43% -7.89%

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 South Wales with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
South Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 373 357 535
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 26.12% 27.48% 33.46%
Number of salaries quoted 337 326 455
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £27,750 £27,500 £26,000
90th Percentile £56,098 £53,750 £53,750
Wales median annual salary £38,394 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -4.02% - +6.67%

MySQL
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for MySQL in South Wales

MySQL
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Salary trend for MySQL in South Wales

MySQL
Salary Histogram in South Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MySQL in South Wales over the 6 months to 22 May 2019.

Salary histogram for MySQL in South Wales

MySQL
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MySQL within the South Wales region over the 6 months to 22 May 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
Cardiff -3 65 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Torfaen +7 2 £31,750 -
Newport +6 2 £26,750 -
Bridgend -8 1 £35,000 -33.33%
Vale of Glamorgan - 1 - - 1
Rhondda Cynon Taff - 1 £24,000 -
MySQL
Wales

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 South Wales region with a requirement for MySQL.

1 57 (79.17%) PHP
2 38 (52.78%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (48.61%) JavaScript
4 26 (36.11%) Git (software)
5 24 (33.33%) HTML
6 22 (30.56%) Relational Database
7 21 (29.17%) SQL
8 19 (26.39%) SQL Server
8 19 (26.39%) Scrum
8 19 (26.39%) Web Development
8 19 (26.39%) Laravel
9 18 (25.00%) Software Engineering
10 17 (23.61%) CSS
10 17 (23.61%) Web Services
11 16 (22.22%) OO
11 16 (22.22%) Linux
12 14 (19.44%) Project Management
13 13 (18.06%) OOP
14 12 (16.67%) LAMP
14 12 (16.67%) TDD
15 11 (15.28%) MVC
15 11 (15.28%) SOA
15 11 (15.28%) C++
15 11 (15.28%) Big Data
16 10 (13.89%) Test Automation
16 10 (13.89%) Cucumber
16 10 (13.89%) Oracle
16 10 (13.89%) Subversion
16 10 (13.89%) Kanban
17 9 (12.50%) Apache

MySQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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 9 (12.50%) Apache
2 6 (8.33%) Confluence
3 3 (4.17%) WordPress
4 2 (2.78%) Drupal
5 1 (1.39%) CMS
5 1 (1.39%) IIS
Business Applications
1 2 (2.78%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 7 (9.72%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (9.72%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (8.33%) GitHub
3 2 (2.78%) AWS Lambda
3 2 (2.78%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.33%) SSH
2 4 (5.56%) DNS
2 4 (5.56%) Firewall
2 4 (5.56%) FTP
2 4 (5.56%) SSL
2 4 (5.56%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (30.56%) Relational Database
2 19 (26.39%) SQL Server
3 11 (15.28%) Big Data
4 4 (5.56%) NoSQL
4 4 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (2.78%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 2 (2.78%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (2.78%) Oracle Database
6 2 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (2.78%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 26 (36.11%) Git (software)
2 10 (13.89%) Cucumber
2 10 (13.89%) Subversion
3 8 (11.11%) Jenkins
3 8 (11.11%) JIRA
4 7 (9.72%) Selenium
5 6 (8.33%) PHPUnit
6 4 (5.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 2 (2.78%) Eclipse
7 2 (2.78%) GitLab
7 2 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (2.78%) Xdebug
8 1 (1.39%) Vagrant
General
1 8 (11.11%) Finance
2 4 (5.56%) Games
2 4 (5.56%) Marketing
3 2 (2.78%) Advertising
4 1 (1.39%) Retail
Job Titles
1 50 (69.44%) Developer
2 31 (43.06%) PHP Developer
3 15 (20.83%) Web Developer
4 11 (15.28%) Software Engineer
5 10 (13.89%) Software Developer
6 9 (12.50%) Full Stack Developer
6 9 (12.50%) PHP Software Engineer
7 8 (11.11%) Administrator
7 8 (11.11%) Senior Developer
7 8 (11.11%) Test Engineer
8 7 (9.72%) PHP Web Developer
9 6 (8.33%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 6 (8.33%) Full Stack Web Developer
9 6 (8.33%) JIRA Engineer
9 6 (8.33%) Junior
9 6 (8.33%) Test Automation Engineer
9 6 (8.33%) Web Engineer
10 5 (6.94%) C++ Developer
10 5 (6.94%) JavaScript Developer
11 4 (5.56%) MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (33.33%) HTML
2 19 (26.39%) Laravel
3 17 (23.61%) CSS
3 17 (23.61%) Web Services
4 12 (16.67%) LAMP
5 8 (11.11%) .NET
5 8 (11.11%) HTML5
6 7 (9.72%) SOAP
7 6 (8.33%) phpspec
7 6 (8.33%) RESTful
8 5 (6.94%) jQuery
8 5 (6.94%) Symfony
8 5 (6.94%) Vue.js
8 5 (6.94%) XML
9 4 (5.56%) AngularJS
9 4 (5.56%) ASP.NET
10 3 (4.17%) Ajax
10 3 (4.17%) Doctrine
10 3 (4.17%) React
10 3 (4.17%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.33%) Self-Motivation
2 4 (5.56%) Clustering
2 4 (5.56%) Mobile App
3 3 (4.17%) Public Cloud
4 2 (2.78%) Animation
4 2 (2.78%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.39%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 16 (22.22%) Linux
2 5 (6.94%) Unix
3 4 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (2.78%) Android
4 2 (2.78%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.39%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (52.78%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (26.39%) Scrum
2 19 (26.39%) Web Development
3 18 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 16 (22.22%) OO
5 14 (19.44%) Project Management
6 13 (18.06%) OOP
7 12 (16.67%) TDD
8 11 (15.28%) MVC
8 11 (15.28%) SOA
9 10 (13.89%) Kanban
9 10 (13.89%) Test Automation
10 8 (11.11%) Mentoring
10 8 (11.11%) Test Management
11 7 (9.72%) Continuous Improvement
11 7 (9.72%) User Acceptance Testing
12 6 (8.33%) Technical Leadership
13 4 (5.56%) Coaching
13 4 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
13 4 (5.56%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 57 (79.17%) PHP
2 35 (48.61%) JavaScript
3 21 (29.17%) SQL
4 11 (15.28%) C++
5 8 (11.11%) C#
6 7 (9.72%) Python
7 4 (5.56%) Java
8 2 (2.78%) Bash Shell
8 2 (2.78%) Delphi
9 1 (1.39%) PHP 5
9 1 (1.39%) Ruby
9 1 (1.39%) TypeScript
9 1 (1.39%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (5.56%) Degree
1 4 (5.56%) RHCE
2 2 (2.78%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.39%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.39%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.11%) QA
2 1 (1.39%) GDPR
System Software
1 4 (5.56%) Postfix
1 4 (5.56%) qmail
1 4 (5.56%) Sendmail
2 2 (2.78%) Docker
Vendors
1 10 (13.89%) Oracle
2 5 (6.94%) Zend
3 4 (5.56%) Red Hat
4 2 (2.78%) Adobe
4 2 (2.78%) Sybase
5 1 (1.39%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.39%) WooCommerce
5 1 (1.39%) Xamarin