Period
to 26 May 2018

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 26 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MySQL
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
26 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 40 51 46
Rank change year-on-year +11 -5 +15
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 71 73 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 5.37% 4.61% 4.34%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 19.67% 13.93% 15.25%
Number of salaries quoted 64 63 90
South Wales median annual salary £42,500 £35,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.43% -9.09% +14.93%
10th Percentile £30,000 £22,100 £21,250
90th Percentile £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Wales median annual salary £42,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +21.43% -6.67% +15.38%

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 361 524 669
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 27.31% 33.10% 28.48%
Number of salaries quoted 327 446 580
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,625 £22,500
90th Percentile £53,750 £52,625 £50,000
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +4.17%

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 26 May 2018.

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 26 May 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
Cardiff +1 57 £42,500 +21.43% 7
Neath Port Talbot - 4 £40,000 -
Caerphilly 0 3 £50,000 +35.14%
Newport +8 1 - - 4
Torfaen +6 1 - -
Monmouthshire - 1 £42,500 -
Bridgend - 1 £52,500 -
MySQL
Wales

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 South Wales region with a requirement for MySQL.

1 44 (61.97%) PHP
2 36 (50.70%) Git (software)
3 33 (46.48%) JavaScript
4 32 (45.07%) Amazon AWS
5 31 (43.66%) SQL
6 26 (36.62%) LAMP
7 22 (30.99%) Agile Software Development
7 22 (30.99%) Python
8 21 (29.58%) Linux
9 20 (28.17%) HTML
9 20 (28.17%) Mentoring
10 19 (26.76%) CSS
10 19 (26.76%) Subversion
11 18 (25.35%) Software Engineering
11 18 (25.35%) Java
11 18 (25.35%) High Availability
12 16 (22.54%) Bash Shell
12 16 (22.54%) jQuery
12 16 (22.54%) Web Services
13 15 (21.13%) Oracle
13 15 (21.13%) WordPress
13 15 (21.13%) Puppet
13 15 (21.13%) AngularJS
13 15 (21.13%) DevOps
14 14 (19.72%) Opscode Chef
14 14 (19.72%) LAN
14 14 (19.72%) WAN
14 14 (19.72%) DNS
14 14 (19.72%) Shell Script
14 14 (19.72%) Configuration Management

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 15 (21.13%) WordPress
2 10 (14.08%) Apache
3 8 (11.27%) CMS
4 6 (8.45%) Tomcat
5 4 (5.63%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (5.63%) Liferay
6 2 (2.82%) Apache Pig
6 2 (2.82%) nginx
7 1 (1.41%) Confluence
7 1 (1.41%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (1.41%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (1.41%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 32 (45.07%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (18.31%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 5 (7.04%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (7.04%) npm
3 5 (7.04%) SaaS
4 4 (5.63%) IaaS
4 4 (5.63%) PaaS
5 3 (4.23%) Serverless
6 2 (2.82%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (1.41%) Amazon S3
7 1 (1.41%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (1.41%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (1.41%) G Suite
7 1 (1.41%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (1.41%) Route 53
7 1 (1.41%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 14 (19.72%) DNS
1 14 (19.72%) LAN
1 14 (19.72%) WAN
2 13 (18.31%) TCP/IP
3 5 (7.04%) Internet
4 2 (2.82%) HTTP
5 1 (1.41%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (1.41%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (1.41%) Cisco PIX
5 1 (1.41%) Firewall
5 1 (1.41%) IPsec
5 1 (1.41%) OpenLDAP
5 1 (1.41%) OpenVPN
5 1 (1.41%) SSH
5 1 (1.41%) SSL
5 1 (1.41%) tcpdump
5 1 (1.41%) VPN
5 1 (1.41%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (19.72%) PostgreSQL
2 12 (16.90%) NoSQL
3 10 (14.08%) Relational Database
4 9 (12.68%) SQL Server
5 8 (11.27%) RDBMS
6 6 (8.45%) MongoDB
7 2 (2.82%) Amazon RDS
7 2 (2.82%) Apache Hive
7 2 (2.82%) Big Data
7 2 (2.82%) HPCC
7 2 (2.82%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 36 (50.70%) Git (software)
2 19 (26.76%) Subversion
3 8 (11.27%) JIRA
3 8 (11.27%) JUnit
4 7 (9.86%) Jenkins
5 6 (8.45%) Maven
6 5 (7.04%) TeamCity
7 4 (5.63%) Bower
8 3 (4.23%) Cucumber
8 3 (4.23%) Selenium
9 2 (2.82%) SonarQube
9 2 (2.82%) Vagrant
10 1 (1.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (1.41%) gulp
10 1 (1.41%) JMeter
10 1 (1.41%) NUnit
10 1 (1.41%) The Grinder
10 1 (1.41%) Travis CI
10 1 (1.41%) webpack
10 1 (1.41%) Zephyr
General
1 4 (5.63%) Finance
2 2 (2.82%) Marketing
3 1 (1.41%) Advertising
3 1 (1.41%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 43 (60.56%) Developer
2 16 (22.54%) Java Developer
2 16 (22.54%) PHP Developer
3 12 (16.90%) Lead DevOps
4 7 (9.86%) Architect
4 7 (9.86%) Senior Developer
4 7 (9.86%) Team Leader
5 6 (8.45%) AWS DevOps
6 5 (7.04%) AWS Infrastructure Lead
6 5 (7.04%) Database Architect
6 5 (7.04%) DBA
6 5 (7.04%) Senior Architect
6 5 (7.04%) Senior Database Architect
6 5 (7.04%) Senior DBA
6 5 (7.04%) Senior SQL DBA
6 5 (7.04%) SQL DBA
7 4 (5.63%) Senior Java Developer
7 4 (5.63%) Software Developer
7 4 (5.63%) Software Engineer
7 4 (5.63%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (36.62%) LAMP
2 20 (28.17%) HTML
3 19 (26.76%) CSS
4 16 (22.54%) jQuery
4 16 (22.54%) Web Services
5 15 (21.13%) AngularJS
6 12 (16.90%) Spring
7 11 (15.49%) Hibernate
8 9 (12.68%) Laravel
9 8 (11.27%) HTML5
10 7 (9.86%) RESTful
11 6 (8.45%) Node.js
11 6 (8.45%) XML
12 5 (7.04%) CakePHP
12 5 (7.04%) REST
12 5 (7.04%) SOAP
13 4 (5.63%) JPA
13 4 (5.63%) JSON
13 4 (5.63%) OSGi
13 4 (5.63%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 13 (18.31%) Clustering
2 7 (9.86%) Self-Motivation
3 5 (7.04%) Computer Science
4 4 (5.63%) Fintech
4 4 (5.63%) User Experience
5 2 (2.82%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.82%) Social Media
6 1 (1.41%) BBC
6 1 (1.41%) e-Learning
6 1 (1.41%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.41%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 21 (29.58%) Linux
2 4 (5.63%) Android
2 4 (5.63%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.82%) CentOS
3 2 (2.82%) Ubuntu
3 2 (2.82%) Unix
4 1 (1.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (30.99%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (28.17%) Mentoring
3 18 (25.35%) High Availability
3 18 (25.35%) Software Engineering
4 15 (21.13%) DevOps
5 14 (19.72%) Configuration Management
5 14 (19.72%) Load Balancing
6 13 (18.31%) Content Management
7 12 (16.90%) MVC
7 12 (16.90%) OO
7 12 (16.90%) Scrum
7 12 (16.90%) Test Automation
8 10 (14.08%) TDD
8 10 (14.08%) Web Development
9 9 (12.68%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (12.68%) Problem-Solving
10 6 (8.45%) Artificial Intelligence
10 6 (8.45%) Machine Learning
10 6 (8.45%) Microservices
11 5 (7.04%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 44 (61.97%) PHP
2 33 (46.48%) JavaScript
3 31 (43.66%) SQL
4 22 (30.99%) Python
5 18 (25.35%) Java
6 16 (22.54%) Bash Shell
7 14 (19.72%) Shell Script
8 10 (14.08%) Ruby
9 7 (9.86%) Java 8
10 5 (7.04%) C++
10 5 (7.04%) PL/SQL
10 5 (7.04%) PowerShell
11 3 (4.23%) Perl
12 2 (2.82%) C
12 2 (2.82%) R
12 2 (2.82%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (8.45%) Degree
2 3 (4.23%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (12.68%) GDPR
2 8 (11.27%) QA
3 6 (8.45%) Data Quality
4 2 (2.82%) ISO 9001
5 1 (1.41%) WAI
System Software
1 13 (18.31%) Docker
1 13 (18.31%) Varnish
2 1 (1.41%) Dovecot
2 1 (1.41%) DRBD
2 1 (1.41%) iptables
2 1 (1.41%) KVM
2 1 (1.41%) Postfix
2 1 (1.41%) QEMU
2 1 (1.41%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 15 (21.13%) Puppet
2 14 (19.72%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (18.31%) ZABBIX
4 4 (5.63%) Ansible
5 1 (1.41%) Icinga
5 1 (1.41%) Kubernetes
5 1 (1.41%) Munin
5 1 (1.41%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 15 (21.13%) Oracle
2 5 (7.04%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.04%) Teradata
3 4 (5.63%) SAP
4 3 (4.23%) Zend
5 2 (2.82%) Coverity
6 1 (1.41%) AppDynamics
6 1 (1.41%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.41%) Cisco
6 1 (1.41%) Google
6 1 (1.41%) New Relic
6 1 (1.41%) PagerDuty
6 1 (1.41%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.41%) Samsung
6 1 (1.41%) VMware