Period
to 16 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 16 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MySQL
UK > Wales
6 months to
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 70 81 57
Rank change year-on-year +11 -24 0
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 66 64 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 3.18% 3.12% 4.15%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 11.98% 11.02% 13.92%
Number of salaries quoted 57 60 101
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,025
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.90% +3.98% +5.79%
10th Percentile £22,000 £25,725 £24,250
90th Percentile £56,750 £45,000 £48,750
UK median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year +4.65% -1.15% +2.35%

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 Wales with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 551 581 790
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 26.58% 28.34% 29.81%
Number of salaries quoted 435 523 674
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 £23,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £63,550 £55,000 £54,499
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

MySQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

Job postings citing MySQL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wales.

Job vacancy trend for MySQL in Wales

MySQL
Salary Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MySQL in Wales.

Salary trend for MySQL in Wales

MySQL
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MySQL in Wales over the 6 months to 16 November 2018.

Salary histogram for MySQL in Wales

MySQL
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MySQL within the Wales region over the 6 months to 16 November 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
South Wales -12 50 £40,000 - 18
West Wales +22 7 £31,100 -22.25% 2
North Wales +6 6 £38,750 +10.71% 3
Mid Wales 0 3 - -
MySQL
UK

For the 6 months to 16 November 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 Wales region with a requirement for MySQL.

1 37 (56.06%) HTML
2 35 (53.03%) CSS
3 33 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 33 (50.00%) PHP
3 33 (50.00%) SQL
4 28 (42.42%) XML
5 26 (39.39%) SOAP
5 26 (39.39%) Linux
6 22 (33.33%) SQL Server
6 22 (33.33%) JSON
7 21 (31.82%) jQuery
7 21 (31.82%) Git (software)
8 20 (30.30%) Oracle
9 18 (27.27%) Java
10 17 (25.76%) Amazon AWS
11 16 (24.24%) Microsoft Azure
11 16 (24.24%) Web Development
11 16 (24.24%) Problem-Solving
12 15 (22.73%) Python
13 14 (21.21%) HTML5
13 14 (21.21%) REST
14 13 (19.70%) AngularJS
15 12 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
15 12 (18.18%) Web Services
15 12 (18.18%) Microsoft
15 12 (18.18%) Self-Motivation
16 11 (16.67%) Finance
16 11 (16.67%) Sass
16 11 (16.67%) CSS3
17 10 (15.15%) Test Automation

MySQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 (9.09%) Confluence
2 5 (7.58%) CMS
2 5 (7.58%) WordPress
3 4 (6.06%) Apache
3 4 (6.06%) nginx
3 4 (6.06%) SharePoint
4 3 (4.55%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (4.55%) JBoss
4 3 (4.55%) Liferay
4 3 (4.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (1.52%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.52%) Drupal
5 1 (1.52%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.52%) IIS
5 1 (1.52%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (6.06%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.03%) Magento
2 1 (1.52%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 17 (25.76%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (24.24%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (9.09%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (9.09%) AWS Lambda
3 6 (9.09%) Serverless
4 3 (4.55%) IaaS
4 3 (4.55%) PaaS
5 1 (1.52%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.61%) TCP/IP
2 3 (4.55%) Internet
3 2 (3.03%) DNS
4 1 (1.52%) IPv4
4 1 (1.52%) IPv6
4 1 (1.52%) LAN
4 1 (1.52%) PuTTY
4 1 (1.52%) SMS
4 1 (1.52%) SSL
4 1 (1.52%) WAN
4 1 (1.52%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 6 (9.09%) NoSQL
3 5 (7.58%) MariaDB
3 5 (7.58%) MongoDB
4 4 (6.06%) Apache Cassandra
4 4 (6.06%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (6.06%) GIS
5 3 (4.55%) Data Mart
5 3 (4.55%) Power BI
5 3 (4.55%) Snowflake Schema
5 3 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (3.03%) Aerospike
7 1 (1.52%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 21 (31.82%) Git (software)
2 10 (15.15%) JIRA
3 8 (12.12%) Subversion
4 6 (9.09%) Cucumber
4 6 (9.09%) Jasmine
4 6 (9.09%) Jenkins
4 6 (9.09%) JUnit
4 6 (9.09%) Maven
4 6 (9.09%) Mockito
5 3 (4.55%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.52%) PhpStorm
6 1 (1.52%) PHPUnit
6 1 (1.52%) Selenium
General
1 11 (16.67%) Finance
2 3 (4.55%) Games
3 2 (3.03%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (3.03%) Retail
4 1 (1.52%) Advertising
4 1 (1.52%) Automotive
4 1 (1.52%) Legal
4 1 (1.52%) Marketing
4 1 (1.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 50 (75.76%) Developer
2 15 (22.73%) Senior Developer
3 11 (16.67%) Java Developer
4 10 (15.15%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 9 (13.64%) PHP Developer
6 7 (10.61%) Cloud Engineer
7 5 (7.58%) .NET Developer
7 5 (7.58%) .NET Web Developer
7 5 (7.58%) Azure Developer
7 5 (7.58%) C# .NET Developer
7 5 (7.58%) C# Developer
7 5 (7.58%) C# Web Developer
7 5 (7.58%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 5 (7.58%) SQL Developer
7 5 (7.58%) SQL Server Developer
7 5 (7.58%) Web Developer
8 4 (6.06%) Lead Developer
8 4 (6.06%) Software Developer
9 3 (4.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 3 (4.55%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (56.06%) HTML
2 35 (53.03%) CSS
3 28 (42.42%) XML
4 26 (39.39%) SOAP
5 22 (33.33%) JSON
6 21 (31.82%) jQuery
7 14 (21.21%) HTML5
7 14 (21.21%) REST
8 13 (19.70%) AngularJS
9 12 (18.18%) Web Services
10 11 (16.67%) CSS3
10 11 (16.67%) Sass
11 10 (15.15%) Hibernate
11 10 (15.15%) Spring
12 9 (13.64%) RESTful
13 8 (12.12%) Laravel
14 7 (10.61%) .NET
14 7 (10.61%) Java EE
14 7 (10.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 6 (9.09%) Apache Cordova
Miscellaneous
1 12 (18.18%) Self-Motivation
2 9 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (12.12%) Computer Science
3 8 (12.12%) User Experience
4 3 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (4.55%) Linux Command Line
4 3 (4.55%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.52%) Clustering
5 1 (1.52%) Fintech
5 1 (1.52%) Graphic Design
5 1 (1.52%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.52%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.52%) Replication
5 1 (1.52%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 26 (39.39%) Linux
2 9 (13.64%) Unix
3 7 (10.61%) Android
3 7 (10.61%) Apple iOS
4 6 (9.09%) Windows
5 3 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (3.03%) AIX
6 2 (3.03%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 2 (3.03%) Ubuntu
6 2 (3.03%) Windows Server
7 1 (1.52%) CentOS
7 1 (1.52%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (24.24%) Problem-Solving
1 16 (24.24%) Web Development
2 12 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (15.15%) Scrum
3 10 (15.15%) Test Automation
4 9 (13.64%) User Acceptance Testing
5 8 (12.12%) Open Source
5 8 (12.12%) Responsive Web Design
6 7 (10.61%) Android Development
6 7 (10.61%) iOS Development
6 7 (10.61%) ITIL
6 7 (10.61%) Microservices
6 7 (10.61%) TDD
7 6 (9.09%) Deployment Automation
7 6 (9.09%) Front End Development
7 6 (9.09%) Line Management
8 5 (7.58%) Data Cleansing
8 5 (7.58%) High Availability
8 5 (7.58%) Migration
8 5 (7.58%) Mobile First
Programming Languages
1 33 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 33 (50.00%) PHP
1 33 (50.00%) SQL
2 18 (27.27%) Java
3 15 (22.73%) Python
4 7 (10.61%) C#
5 6 (9.09%) TypeScript
6 4 (6.06%) Bash Shell
6 4 (6.06%) PowerShell
7 2 (3.03%) C++
8 1 (1.52%) Perl
8 1 (1.52%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (7.58%) Degree
2 3 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (4.55%) Postgraduate
3 1 (1.52%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.61%) QA
2 3 (4.55%) Data Quality
2 3 (4.55%) GDPR
3 2 (3.03%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (4.55%) LXC
1 3 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (4.55%) vSphere
2 1 (1.52%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.52%) Docker
2 1 (1.52%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (13.64%) Terraform
2 6 (9.09%) Puppet
3 3 (4.55%) Ansible
Vendors
1 20 (30.30%) Oracle
2 12 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 8 (12.12%) VMware
4 5 (7.58%) SAP
5 4 (6.06%) ESRI
5 4 (6.06%) Google
5 4 (6.06%) Zend
6 3 (4.55%) Rackspace
6 3 (4.55%) Red Hat
6 3 (4.55%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.52%) IBM
7 1 (1.52%) Remedy