Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MySQL
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 56 49 60
Rank change year-on-year -7 +11 -3
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 55 102 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 3.83% 4.66% 4.03%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 13.78% 15.96% 13.94%
Number of salaries quoted 54 93 82
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +2.86% -6.67%
10th Percentile £25,900 £24,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £45,000 £47,500 £49,875
Wales median annual salary £38,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +6.94% +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 399 639 703
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 27.80% 29.22% 28.88%
Number of salaries quoted 372 577 602
South Wales median annual salary £38,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.75% +14.29% -
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,700 £23,500
90th Percentile £55,000 £55,000 £47,500
Wales median annual salary £38,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -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 24 November 2017.

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 24 November 2017. 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 32 £36,000 +2.86% 2
Caerphilly +3 6 £45,000 - 1
Newport +1 6 £42,500 -19.05%
Bridgend +10 4 £37,500 -2.60%
Torfaen +9 4 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Neath Port Talbot - 2 £37,500 -
Gwent - 2 £38,500 -
MySQL
Wales

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 South Wales region with a requirement for MySQL.

1 28 (50.91%) PHP
2 22 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (38.18%) JavaScript
4 19 (34.55%) Oracle
5 18 (32.73%) SQL
5 18 (32.73%) HTML
6 15 (27.27%) CSS
6 15 (27.27%) Linux
6 15 (27.27%) Web Development
7 14 (25.45%) Web Services
7 14 (25.45%) Java
8 13 (23.64%) XML
9 11 (20.00%) Finance
9 11 (20.00%) Scrum
9 11 (20.00%) jQuery
10 10 (18.18%) Git (software)
10 10 (18.18%) Node.js
11 9 (16.36%) HTML5
11 9 (16.36%) Laravel
11 9 (16.36%) Maven
11 9 (16.36%) Software Engineering
11 9 (16.36%) SQL Server
12 8 (14.55%) Python
12 8 (14.55%) AngularJS
12 8 (14.55%) DevOps
12 8 (14.55%) Test Automation
12 8 (14.55%) Amazon AWS
12 8 (14.55%) Continuous Integration
13 7 (12.73%) JSON
13 7 (12.73%) SDLC

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 5 (9.09%) WordPress
2 3 (5.45%) CMS
2 3 (5.45%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 3 (5.45%) WebLogic
3 2 (3.64%) Apache
3 2 (3.64%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (3.64%) Liferay
3 2 (3.64%) MTS
4 1 (1.82%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 4 (7.27%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (5.45%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (3.64%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (3.64%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (9.09%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 8 (14.55%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (5.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.64%) GitHub
3 2 (3.64%) IaaS
3 2 (3.64%) PaaS
4 1 (1.82%) npm
4 1 (1.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.73%) HTTP
2 6 (10.91%) VoIP
3 4 (7.27%) Ethernet
3 4 (7.27%) TCP/IP
4 3 (5.45%) SMS
5 2 (3.64%) Firewall
5 2 (3.64%) Internet
5 2 (3.64%) MPLS
5 2 (3.64%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (16.36%) SQL Server
2 6 (10.91%) Big Data
2 6 (10.91%) Relational Database
3 4 (7.27%) Oracle Database
3 4 (7.27%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (7.27%) Oracle Database 12c
4 3 (5.45%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (5.45%) RDBMS
5 2 (3.64%) HPCC
5 2 (3.64%) MongoDB
5 2 (3.64%) NoSQL
5 2 (3.64%) SQLite
6 1 (1.82%) Amazon Redshift
6 1 (1.82%) Couchbase
6 1 (1.82%) CouchDB
6 1 (1.82%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.82%) MariaDB
6 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (1.82%) Redis
6 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 10 (18.18%) Git (software)
2 9 (16.36%) Maven
3 5 (9.09%) Subversion
4 4 (7.27%) JIRA
5 3 (5.45%) Cucumber
5 3 (5.45%) Jenkins
5 3 (5.45%) Selenium
5 3 (5.45%) Vagrant
6 2 (3.64%) GitLab
6 2 (3.64%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.82%) Bower
7 1 (1.82%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (1.82%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (20.00%) Finance
2 7 (12.73%) Advertising
3 5 (9.09%) Marketing
4 4 (7.27%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.82%) Banking
5 1 (1.82%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.82%) Games
5 1 (1.82%) Legal
Job Titles
1 34 (61.82%) Developer
2 9 (16.36%) Java Developer
3 8 (14.55%) PHP Developer
4 7 (12.73%) Software Engineer
5 6 (10.91%) JavaScript Developer
5 6 (10.91%) Senior Developer
6 5 (9.09%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 5 (9.09%) Full Stack Developer
6 5 (9.09%) Java Engineer
6 5 (9.09%) Java Software Developer
6 5 (9.09%) Java Software Engineer
6 5 (9.09%) Systems Developer
7 4 (7.27%) Senior Full Stack Developer
7 4 (7.27%) Senior JavaScript Developer
7 4 (7.27%) Senior PHP Developer
8 3 (5.45%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 3 (5.45%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 3 (5.45%) Oracle Specialist
8 3 (5.45%) SQL BI Developer
8 3 (5.45%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (32.73%) HTML
2 15 (27.27%) CSS
3 14 (25.45%) Web Services
4 13 (23.64%) XML
5 11 (20.00%) jQuery
6 10 (18.18%) Node.js
7 9 (16.36%) HTML5
7 9 (16.36%) Laravel
8 8 (14.55%) AngularJS
9 7 (12.73%) Hibernate
9 7 (12.73%) JSON
9 7 (12.73%) Spring
10 6 (10.91%) SOAP
11 5 (9.09%) .NET
11 5 (9.09%) Ajax
11 5 (9.09%) CSS3
12 4 (7.27%) Angular 2
12 4 (7.27%) LAMP
12 4 (7.27%) REST
12 4 (7.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.91%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (9.09%) Computer Science
3 3 (5.45%) Clustering
3 3 (5.45%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (5.45%) W3C
4 2 (3.64%) User Experience
5 1 (1.82%) Anti-Piracy
5 1 (1.82%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.82%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 15 (27.27%) Linux
2 5 (9.09%) Unix
3 4 (7.27%) Ubuntu
3 4 (7.27%) Windows
4 2 (3.64%) Android
4 2 (3.64%) Apple iOS
4 2 (3.64%) CentOS
4 2 (3.64%) Debian
4 2 (3.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (27.27%) Web Development
3 11 (20.00%) Scrum
4 9 (16.36%) Software Engineering
5 8 (14.55%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (14.55%) DevOps
5 8 (14.55%) Test Automation
6 7 (12.73%) SDLC
7 6 (10.91%) MVC
8 4 (7.27%) E-Commerce
8 4 (7.27%) High Availability
8 4 (7.27%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (7.27%) Release Management
9 3 (5.45%) Analytics
9 3 (5.45%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (5.45%) Data Cleansing
9 3 (5.45%) Front End Development
9 3 (5.45%) OO
9 3 (5.45%) Process Improvement
9 3 (5.45%) Web Usability
Programming Languages
1 28 (50.91%) PHP
2 21 (38.18%) JavaScript
3 18 (32.73%) SQL
4 14 (25.45%) Java
5 8 (14.55%) Python
6 5 (9.09%) C#
7 3 (5.45%) C++
7 3 (5.45%) Shell Script
8 2 (3.64%) Bash Shell
8 2 (3.64%) C
9 1 (1.82%) Go
9 1 (1.82%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (9.09%) Computer Science Degree
1 5 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.09%) QA
2 4 (7.27%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.82%) GDPR
System Software
1 3 (5.45%) Docker
2 2 (3.64%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.82%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (5.45%) Ansible
1 3 (5.45%) Data Guard
1 3 (5.45%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (3.64%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (3.64%) Puppet
3 1 (1.82%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.82%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (1.82%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.82%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 19 (34.55%) Oracle
2 5 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.45%) Tableau
3 3 (5.45%) Zend
4 2 (3.64%) Brocade
4 2 (3.64%) Cisco
4 2 (3.64%) Red Hat
4 2 (3.64%) SAP
4 2 (3.64%) SonicWALL
4 2 (3.64%) Twitter
5 1 (1.82%) Actian
5 1 (1.82%) arcserve
5 1 (1.82%) Facebook
5 1 (1.82%) Google
5 1 (1.82%) VMware