Period
to 25 February 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 25 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MySQL
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 51 48 54
Rank change year-on-year -3 +6 -2
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 60 87 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 4.39% 4.62% 4.33%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 16.35% 14.50% 14.65%
Number of salaries quoted 57 79 89
South Wales median annual salary £39,500 £36,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.72% - +2.86%
10th Percentile £25,650 £24,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £51,000 £50,500 £50,000
Wales median annual salary £39,500 £36,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year +9.72% - +2.86%

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 367 600 703
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 26.83% 31.88% 29.54%
Number of salaries quoted 340 515 597
South Wales median annual salary £38,500 £40,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.75% +11.11% +2.86%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,600 £22,500
90th Percentile £55,349 £55,000 £50,000
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +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 25 February 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 25 February 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 -8 44 £38,500 +6.94% 12
Caerphilly +1 6 £45,000 -
Neath Port Talbot - 4 £40,000 - 1
Torfaen +6 2 £32,500 -27.78%
Newport +3 2 £31,500 +57.50%
Gwent - 2 £38,500 -
MySQL
Wales

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 29 (48.33%) PHP
2 28 (46.67%) JavaScript
3 26 (43.33%) Oracle
3 26 (43.33%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (36.67%) Java
4 22 (36.67%) Git (software)
5 21 (35.00%) SQL
6 17 (28.33%) Web Development
7 16 (26.67%) Scrum
7 16 (26.67%) HTML
7 16 (26.67%) Linux
8 15 (25.00%) CSS
8 15 (25.00%) Web Services
8 15 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
9 14 (23.33%) jQuery
10 13 (21.67%) Test Automation
10 13 (21.67%) Spring
11 12 (20.00%) Software Engineering
11 12 (20.00%) Hibernate
11 12 (20.00%) AngularJS
11 12 (20.00%) Relational Database
12 11 (18.33%) Docker
12 11 (18.33%) Continuous Integration
12 11 (18.33%) LAMP
12 11 (18.33%) PostgreSQL
12 11 (18.33%) SQL Server
13 10 (16.67%) Maven
13 10 (16.67%) QA
13 10 (16.67%) NoSQL
14 9 (15.00%) HTML5

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 (10.00%) Apache
1 6 (10.00%) Elasticsearch
1 6 (10.00%) Tomcat
1 6 (10.00%) WordPress
2 4 (6.67%) CMS
2 4 (6.67%) Liferay
3 3 (5.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 3 (5.00%) WebLogic
4 2 (3.33%) Apache Pig
5 1 (1.67%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (3.33%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (3.33%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (6.67%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 15 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (10.00%) SaaS
3 5 (8.33%) npm
4 4 (6.67%) IaaS
4 4 (6.67%) PaaS
5 2 (3.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (1.67%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (1.67%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (1.67%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.00%) HTTP
1 3 (5.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.33%) DNS
2 2 (3.33%) Internet
2 2 (3.33%) LAN
2 2 (3.33%) SMS
2 2 (3.33%) WAN
3 1 (1.67%) Firewall
3 1 (1.67%) MPLS
3 1 (1.67%) VoIP
3 1 (1.67%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 11 (18.33%) PostgreSQL
2 11 (18.33%) SQL Server
3 10 (16.67%) NoSQL
4 7 (11.67%) RDBMS
5 6 (10.00%) Big Data
6 5 (8.33%) MongoDB
7 4 (6.67%) Oracle Database
7 4 (6.67%) Oracle Database 11g
7 4 (6.67%) Oracle Database 12c
8 3 (5.00%) HPCC
9 2 (3.33%) Apache Hive
9 2 (3.33%) Power BI
10 1 (1.67%) Amazon Aurora
10 1 (1.67%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (1.67%) Couchbase
10 1 (1.67%) Hadoop
10 1 (1.67%) Oracle Database 10g
10 1 (1.67%) Redis
10 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 22 (36.67%) Git (software)
2 10 (16.67%) Maven
3 8 (13.33%) JUnit
4 7 (11.67%) Jenkins
4 7 (11.67%) JIRA
4 7 (11.67%) Subversion
5 5 (8.33%) Bower
6 4 (6.67%) Cucumber
6 4 (6.67%) Selenium
6 4 (6.67%) TeamCity
7 2 (3.33%) SonarQube
7 2 (3.33%) Vagrant
8 1 (1.67%) GitLab
8 1 (1.67%) JMeter
8 1 (1.67%) NUnit
8 1 (1.67%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (1.67%) The Grinder
8 1 (1.67%) Travis CI
8 1 (1.67%) Visual Studio
8 1 (1.67%) Zephyr
General
1 6 (10.00%) Finance
2 4 (6.67%) Advertising
2 4 (6.67%) Marketing
3 1 (1.67%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 41 (68.33%) Developer
2 19 (31.67%) Java Developer
3 8 (13.33%) Developer/Software Engineer
3 8 (13.33%) PHP Developer
3 8 (13.33%) Software Engineer
4 5 (8.33%) Software Developer
4 5 (8.33%) Web Developer
5 4 (6.67%) DBA
5 4 (6.67%) Java Engineer
5 4 (6.67%) Java Software Developer
5 4 (6.67%) Java Software Engineer
5 4 (6.67%) Senior Developer
5 4 (6.67%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (5.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 3 (5.00%) Lead Developer
6 3 (5.00%) Oracle Specialist
6 3 (5.00%) Senior DBA
6 3 (5.00%) Support Specialist
6 3 (5.00%) Team Leader
7 2 (3.33%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (26.67%) HTML
2 15 (25.00%) CSS
2 15 (25.00%) Web Services
3 14 (23.33%) jQuery
4 13 (21.67%) Spring
5 12 (20.00%) AngularJS
5 12 (20.00%) Hibernate
6 11 (18.33%) LAMP
7 9 (15.00%) HTML5
7 9 (15.00%) XML
8 8 (13.33%) Laravel
8 8 (13.33%) Node.js
9 6 (10.00%) SOAP
9 6 (10.00%) Symfony
10 5 (8.33%) CSS3
11 4 (6.67%) JPA
11 4 (6.67%) Natural Language Processing
11 4 (6.67%) OSGi
11 4 (6.67%) REST
11 4 (6.67%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (8.33%) Clustering
2 4 (6.67%) Fintech
2 4 (6.67%) User Experience
3 3 (5.00%) W3C
4 2 (3.33%) Social Media
5 1 (1.67%) BBC
5 1 (1.67%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.67%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.67%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 16 (26.67%) Linux
2 5 (8.33%) Unix
3 4 (6.67%) Android
3 4 (6.67%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.67%) CentOS
4 1 (1.67%) Debian
4 1 (1.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.67%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (43.33%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (28.33%) Web Development
3 16 (26.67%) Scrum
4 13 (21.67%) Test Automation
5 12 (20.00%) Software Engineering
6 11 (18.33%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (15.00%) MVC
8 8 (13.33%) Mentoring
9 7 (11.67%) High Availability
9 7 (11.67%) Machine Learning
9 7 (11.67%) Microservices
9 7 (11.67%) OO
9 7 (11.67%) Release Management
9 7 (11.67%) TDD
10 6 (10.00%) SDLC
11 5 (8.33%) Data Cleansing
11 5 (8.33%) ITIL
11 5 (8.33%) Process Improvement
12 4 (6.67%) Multithreading
12 4 (6.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (48.33%) PHP
2 28 (46.67%) JavaScript
3 22 (36.67%) Java
4 21 (35.00%) SQL
5 7 (11.67%) Python
6 5 (8.33%) Ruby
6 5 (8.33%) Shell Script
7 3 (5.00%) Bash Shell
7 3 (5.00%) C++
7 3 (5.00%) Perl
8 2 (3.33%) C
8 2 (3.33%) PL/SQL
8 2 (3.33%) PowerShell
8 2 (3.33%) R
8 2 (3.33%) VBA
9 1 (1.67%) C#
9 1 (1.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (3.33%) Degree
2 1 (1.67%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (16.67%) QA
2 7 (11.67%) Data Quality
3 6 (10.00%) GDPR
4 2 (3.33%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 11 (18.33%) Docker
2 2 (3.33%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 4 (6.67%) Ansible
2 3 (5.00%) Data Guard
2 3 (5.00%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (3.33%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (3.33%) Puppet
3 2 (3.33%) ZABBIX
4 1 (1.67%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.67%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (1.67%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 26 (43.33%) Oracle
2 4 (6.67%) SAP
2 4 (6.67%) Zend
3 3 (5.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.33%) Coverity
4 2 (3.33%) Teradata
5 1 (1.67%) Actian
5 1 (1.67%) arcserve
5 1 (1.67%) Brocade
5 1 (1.67%) Cisco
5 1 (1.67%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.67%) Samsung
5 1 (1.67%) SonicWALL
5 1 (1.67%) Twitter