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

MySQL
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 59 52 48
Rank change year-on-year -7 -4 +14
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 57 58 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 3.62% 4.25% 4.55%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 13.04% 15.55% 16.50%
Number of salaries quoted 53 56 95
South Wales median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +11.11% +4.35%
10th Percentile £22,000 £21,625 £24,100
90th Percentile £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,513
% change year-on-year - +9.55% +4.32%

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 437 373 612
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 27.73% 27.31% 27.58%
Number of salaries quoted 357 351 556
South Wales median annual salary £42,500 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.39% +2.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £24,250
90th Percentile £61,750 £55,000 £52,500
Wales median annual salary £42,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +10.39% +2.67% +7.14%

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 October 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 October 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 -13 43 £42,500 +21.43% 7
Neath Port Talbot +6 3 £42,500 +21.43%
Newport +4 3 £42,500 - 2
Caerphilly -3 2 £40,000 -11.11%
Bridgend -5 2 £47,500 +26.67% 1
Torfaen -1 1 £23,000 -42.50% 1
Monmouthshire - 1 £42,500 -
MySQL
Wales

For the 6 months to 18 October 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 34 (59.65%) PHP
2 30 (52.63%) HTML
3 28 (49.12%) CSS
4 27 (47.37%) JavaScript
4 27 (47.37%) SQL
5 22 (38.60%) Linux
6 21 (36.84%) XML
7 19 (33.33%) SOAP
7 19 (33.33%) jQuery
8 18 (31.58%) Git (software)
8 18 (31.58%) Web Development
9 15 (26.32%) JSON
10 14 (24.56%) Subversion
10 14 (24.56%) Amazon AWS
11 13 (22.81%) Python
12 12 (21.05%) TCP/IP
12 12 (21.05%) Problem-Solving
13 11 (19.30%) Bash Shell
13 11 (19.30%) HTML5
13 11 (19.30%) Microsoft Azure
13 11 (19.30%) Java
13 11 (19.30%) WordPress
14 10 (17.54%) Spring
14 10 (17.54%) Hibernate
14 10 (17.54%) Web Services
14 10 (17.54%) High Availability
15 9 (15.79%) AngularJS
15 9 (15.79%) LAMP
16 8 (14.04%) TDD
16 8 (14.04%) Oracle

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 11 (19.30%) WordPress
2 7 (12.28%) CMS
3 6 (10.53%) Apache
4 3 (5.26%) JBoss
4 3 (5.26%) Liferay
5 1 (1.75%) Confluence
5 1 (1.75%) Drupal
5 1 (1.75%) nginx
5 1 (1.75%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.51%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 14 (24.56%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (19.30%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (8.77%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 3 (5.26%) IaaS
4 3 (5.26%) PaaS
5 1 (1.75%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.75%) Amazon S3
5 1 (1.75%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.75%) G Suite
5 1 (1.75%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (1.75%) npm
5 1 (1.75%) Route 53
5 1 (1.75%) Serverless
5 1 (1.75%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 12 (21.05%) TCP/IP
2 7 (12.28%) DNS
3 6 (10.53%) LAN
3 6 (10.53%) WAN
4 4 (7.02%) Internet
5 1 (1.75%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (1.75%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (1.75%) Cisco PIX
5 1 (1.75%) Firewall
5 1 (1.75%) IPsec
5 1 (1.75%) OpenLDAP
5 1 (1.75%) OpenVPN
5 1 (1.75%) PuTTY
5 1 (1.75%) SSL
5 1 (1.75%) tcpdump
5 1 (1.75%) VPN
5 1 (1.75%) WinSCP
5 1 (1.75%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.28%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.77%) MariaDB
2 5 (8.77%) MongoDB
3 4 (7.02%) Apache Cassandra
3 4 (7.02%) GIS
4 3 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (3.51%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.75%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (1.75%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.75%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 18 (31.58%) Git (software)
2 14 (24.56%) Subversion
3 6 (10.53%) JIRA
3 6 (10.53%) Maven
4 4 (7.02%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (1.75%) gulp
5 1 (1.75%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.75%) Vagrant
5 1 (1.75%) webpack
General
1 7 (12.28%) Finance
2 2 (3.51%) Games
2 2 (3.51%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (3.51%) Retail
3 1 (1.75%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 41 (71.93%) Developer
2 13 (22.81%) Senior Developer
3 11 (19.30%) Java Developer
4 10 (17.54%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 9 (15.79%) PHP Developer
6 7 (12.28%) Web Developer
7 6 (10.53%) Cloud Engineer
8 5 (8.77%) .NET Developer
8 5 (8.77%) .NET Web Developer
8 5 (8.77%) Azure Developer
8 5 (8.77%) C# .NET Developer
8 5 (8.77%) C# Developer
8 5 (8.77%) C# Web Developer
8 5 (8.77%) Lead DevOps
8 5 (8.77%) Senior Front-End Developer
8 5 (8.77%) SQL Developer
8 5 (8.77%) SQL Server Developer
9 4 (7.02%) Lead Developer
9 4 (7.02%) Senior PHP Developer
10 3 (5.26%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (52.63%) HTML
2 28 (49.12%) CSS
3 21 (36.84%) XML
4 19 (33.33%) jQuery
4 19 (33.33%) SOAP
5 15 (26.32%) JSON
6 11 (19.30%) HTML5
7 10 (17.54%) Hibernate
7 10 (17.54%) Spring
7 10 (17.54%) Web Services
8 9 (15.79%) AngularJS
8 9 (15.79%) LAMP
9 8 (14.04%) CSS3
9 8 (14.04%) Laravel
9 8 (14.04%) RESTful
10 7 (12.28%) Java EE
11 5 (8.77%) Mustache
11 5 (8.77%) Sass
11 5 (8.77%) Smarty
11 5 (8.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.04%) User Experience
2 7 (12.28%) Self-Motivation
3 5 (8.77%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (8.77%) Clustering
4 3 (5.26%) Linux Command Line
5 2 (3.51%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.75%) Graphic Design
6 1 (1.75%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.75%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.75%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 22 (38.60%) Linux
2 7 (12.28%) Android
2 7 (12.28%) Apple iOS
2 7 (12.28%) Unix
3 4 (7.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (5.26%) CentOS
5 2 (3.51%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.75%) Debian
6 1 (1.75%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (31.58%) Web Development
2 12 (21.05%) Problem-Solving
3 10 (17.54%) High Availability
4 8 (14.04%) DevOps
4 8 (14.04%) TDD
5 7 (12.28%) Android Development
5 7 (12.28%) Configuration Management
5 7 (12.28%) iOS Development
5 7 (12.28%) Responsive Web Design
6 6 (10.53%) Deployment Automation
6 6 (10.53%) Front End Development
6 6 (10.53%) Load Balancing
6 6 (10.53%) Microservices
6 6 (10.53%) Migration
7 5 (8.77%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (8.77%) Content Management
7 5 (8.77%) Mentoring
7 5 (8.77%) Mobile First
7 5 (8.77%) Software Engineering
8 4 (7.02%) Collaborative Working
Programming Languages
1 34 (59.65%) PHP
2 27 (47.37%) JavaScript
2 27 (47.37%) SQL
3 13 (22.81%) Python
4 11 (19.30%) Bash Shell
4 11 (19.30%) Java
5 6 (10.53%) Shell Script
6 5 (8.77%) C#
7 4 (7.02%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.26%) GDPR
2 1 (1.75%) QA
System Software
1 5 (8.77%) Varnish
2 3 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (5.26%) vSphere
3 2 (3.51%) Docker
4 1 (1.75%) Dovecot
4 1 (1.75%) DRBD
4 1 (1.75%) iptables
4 1 (1.75%) KVM
4 1 (1.75%) Postfix
4 1 (1.75%) QEMU
Systems Management
1 7 (12.28%) Puppet
2 6 (10.53%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (8.77%) ZABBIX
4 4 (7.02%) Ansible
5 3 (5.26%) Terraform
6 1 (1.75%) Icinga
6 1 (1.75%) Kubernetes
6 1 (1.75%) Munin
6 1 (1.75%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 8 (14.04%) Oracle
2 7 (12.28%) VMware
3 6 (10.53%) Microsoft
4 5 (8.77%) Google
5 4 (7.02%) ESRI
5 4 (7.02%) Red Hat
6 3 (5.26%) Rackspace
6 3 (5.26%) SAP
7 2 (3.51%) Zend
8 1 (1.75%) AppDynamics
8 1 (1.75%) Atlassian
8 1 (1.75%) Cisco
8 1 (1.75%) New Relic
8 1 (1.75%) PagerDuty