Period
to 18 December 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 18 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MySQL
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 64 55 54
Rank change year-on-year -9 -1 +3
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 50 55 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 3.14% 3.87% 4.60%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 12.20% 13.45% 15.47%
Number of salaries quoted 46 52 88
South Wales median annual salary £42,500 £38,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.39% +10.00% -
10th Percentile £22,000 £25,800 £24,250
90th Percentile £59,375 £46,125 £47,500
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +3.90% +10.00% -

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 410 409 627
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 25.79% 28.80% 29.72%
Number of salaries quoted 336 380 563
South Wales median annual salary £42,500 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.39% -3.75% +14.29%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,750 £25,300
90th Percentile £63,750 £55,000 £55,000
Wales median annual salary £41,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +7.79% -3.75% +14.29%

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 18 December 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 18 December 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 -12 41 £44,750 +27.40% 22
Newport +15 4 £40,000 +8.11%
Neath Port Talbot +4 3 £42,500 +6.25%
Caerphilly -5 1 £40,000 -11.11%
Vale of Glamorgan - 1 - - 1
MySQL
Wales

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 28 (56.00%) PHP
2 26 (52.00%) JavaScript
3 25 (50.00%) HTML
4 24 (48.00%) SQL
5 22 (44.00%) CSS
6 19 (38.00%) Linux
6 19 (38.00%) jQuery
7 17 (34.00%) Web Development
7 17 (34.00%) Microsoft Azure
8 16 (32.00%) SOAP
9 15 (30.00%) XML
10 14 (28.00%) HTML5
10 14 (28.00%) Git (software)
11 13 (26.00%) SQL Server
12 12 (24.00%) JSON
12 12 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
13 11 (22.00%) Amazon AWS
14 9 (18.00%) Finance
14 9 (18.00%) Java
14 9 (18.00%) Oracle
14 9 (18.00%) Unix
14 9 (18.00%) RESTful
14 9 (18.00%) CSS3
15 8 (16.00%) Laravel
15 8 (16.00%) Responsive Web Design
15 8 (16.00%) C#
15 8 (16.00%) .NET
15 8 (16.00%) Subversion
16 7 (14.00%) Spring
16 7 (14.00%) Hibernate

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 6 (12.00%) Apache
2 5 (10.00%) CMS
2 5 (10.00%) WordPress
3 3 (6.00%) JBoss
3 3 (6.00%) Liferay
4 2 (4.00%) nginx
4 2 (4.00%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.00%) Apache Solr
5 1 (2.00%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (2.00%) Drupal
5 1 (2.00%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (2.00%) IIS
Business Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 17 (34.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (22.00%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (6.00%) IaaS
3 3 (6.00%) PaaS
4 1 (2.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (4.00%) Internet
3 1 (2.00%) DNS
3 1 (2.00%) IPv4
3 1 (2.00%) IPv6
3 1 (2.00%) SSH
3 1 (2.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (26.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.00%) MariaDB
3 3 (6.00%) Relational Database
3 3 (6.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (6.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (4.00%) MongoDB
4 2 (4.00%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.00%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (2.00%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (2.00%) GIS
5 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.00%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.00%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 14 (28.00%) Git (software)
2 8 (16.00%) Subversion
3 5 (10.00%) Maven
4 3 (6.00%) JIRA
4 3 (6.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 3 (6.00%) TeamCity
5 1 (2.00%) Eclipse
5 1 (2.00%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.00%) JUnit
5 1 (2.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (2.00%) Vagrant
5 1 (2.00%) Xdebug
General
1 9 (18.00%) Finance
2 6 (12.00%) Games
3 2 (4.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (4.00%) Retail
4 1 (2.00%) Automotive
4 1 (2.00%) Electronics
4 1 (2.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.00%) Marketing
4 1 (2.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 36 (72.00%) Developer
2 10 (20.00%) PHP Developer
3 9 (18.00%) Senior Developer
4 8 (16.00%) Java Developer
5 7 (14.00%) Cloud Engineer
5 7 (14.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 7 (14.00%) Web Developer
6 6 (12.00%) C# Developer
6 6 (12.00%) Software Developer
7 5 (10.00%) .NET Developer
7 5 (10.00%) .NET Web Developer
7 5 (10.00%) Azure Developer
7 5 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
7 5 (10.00%) C# Web Developer
7 5 (10.00%) SQL Developer
7 5 (10.00%) SQL Server Developer
8 3 (6.00%) Administrator
8 3 (6.00%) DBA
8 3 (6.00%) DevOps Engineer
8 3 (6.00%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (50.00%) HTML
2 22 (44.00%) CSS
3 19 (38.00%) jQuery
4 16 (32.00%) SOAP
5 15 (30.00%) XML
6 14 (28.00%) HTML5
7 12 (24.00%) JSON
8 9 (18.00%) CSS3
8 9 (18.00%) RESTful
9 8 (16.00%) .NET
9 8 (16.00%) Laravel
10 7 (14.00%) AngularJS
10 7 (14.00%) Hibernate
10 7 (14.00%) Java EE
10 7 (14.00%) Spring
10 7 (14.00%) Web Services
11 5 (10.00%) LAMP
11 5 (10.00%) Mustache
11 5 (10.00%) Smarty
11 5 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.00%) Self-Motivation
2 5 (10.00%) User Experience
3 4 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (6.00%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (2.00%) Fintech
5 1 (2.00%) Graphic Design
5 1 (2.00%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 19 (38.00%) Linux
2 9 (18.00%) Unix
3 4 (8.00%) Android
3 4 (8.00%) Apple iOS
4 3 (6.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.00%) CentOS
5 1 (2.00%) Debian
5 1 (2.00%) Windows
5 1 (2.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (34.00%) Web Development
2 12 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (16.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 7 (14.00%) Problem-Solving
5 6 (12.00%) Deployment Automation
5 6 (12.00%) Front End Development
5 6 (12.00%) Scrum
6 5 (10.00%) Computer Science
6 5 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (10.00%) High Availability
6 5 (10.00%) Migration
6 5 (10.00%) Mobile First
6 5 (10.00%) MVC
6 5 (10.00%) TDD
6 5 (10.00%) Test Automation
7 4 (8.00%) Android Development
7 4 (8.00%) DevOps
7 4 (8.00%) iOS Development
7 4 (8.00%) ITIL
7 4 (8.00%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 28 (56.00%) PHP
2 26 (52.00%) JavaScript
3 24 (48.00%) SQL
4 9 (18.00%) Java
5 8 (16.00%) C#
6 6 (12.00%) Python
7 4 (8.00%) Bash Shell
7 4 (8.00%) PowerShell
8 2 (4.00%) C++
9 1 (2.00%) Delphi
9 1 (2.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (6.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.00%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.00%) GDPR
2 1 (2.00%) QA
2 1 (2.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (6.00%) vSphere
2 2 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (8.00%) Ansible
2 3 (6.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 9 (18.00%) Oracle
2 7 (14.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (12.00%) VMware
4 4 (8.00%) SAP
5 3 (6.00%) Rackspace
5 3 (6.00%) Red Hat
5 3 (6.00%) Zend
6 1 (2.00%) Adobe
6 1 (2.00%) ESRI
6 1 (2.00%) Google
6 1 (2.00%) Remedy
6 1 (2.00%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (2.00%) Sybase