Period
to 20 February 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 20 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MySQL
UK > Wales
6 months to
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 64 54 52
Rank change year-on-year -10 -2 -4
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 79 102 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 4.10% 4.36% 4.30%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 13.64% 12.91% 14.52%
Number of salaries quoted 69 89 104
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £36,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - +2.86%
10th Percentile £25,700 £24,250 £21,625
90th Percentile £49,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +6.25%

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 579 790 792
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 30.08% 33.79% 29.62%
Number of salaries quoted 494 668 678
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +14.29% -
10th Percentile £25,900 £25,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £55,000 £56,250 £50,000
UK median annual salary £48,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.11% +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 20 February 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 20 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
South Wales +2 63 £40,000 +11.11% 14
North Wales -4 10 £38,750 +58.16% 3
Mid Wales - 6 - -
MySQL
UK

For the 6 months to 20 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 Wales region with a requirement for MySQL.

1 36 (45.57%) JavaScript
1 36 (45.57%) Oracle
2 32 (40.51%) PHP
2 32 (40.51%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (34.18%) SQL
4 26 (32.91%) Java
5 24 (30.38%) Linux
5 24 (30.38%) Git (software)
6 22 (27.85%) HTML
7 21 (26.58%) Web Development
8 19 (24.05%) Scrum
8 19 (24.05%) Web Services
8 19 (24.05%) CSS
9 17 (21.52%) SQL Server
9 17 (21.52%) PostgreSQL
10 15 (18.99%) Spring
10 15 (18.99%) jQuery
11 14 (17.72%) Test Automation
11 14 (17.72%) Amazon AWS
11 14 (17.72%) Hibernate
11 14 (17.72%) LAMP
11 14 (17.72%) Python
12 13 (16.46%) XML
12 13 (16.46%) Continuous Integration
12 13 (16.46%) AngularJS
13 12 (15.19%) Relational Database
13 12 (15.19%) Software Engineering
14 11 (13.92%) Maven
14 11 (13.92%) ITIL
14 11 (13.92%) Docker

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 10 (12.66%) Apache
2 9 (11.39%) WordPress
3 6 (7.59%) Elasticsearch
3 6 (7.59%) Tomcat
4 4 (5.06%) CMS
4 4 (5.06%) Liferay
4 4 (5.06%) nginx
5 3 (3.80%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (3.80%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 3 (3.80%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 3 (3.80%) SharePoint
5 3 (3.80%) WebLogic
6 2 (2.53%) Apache Pig
6 2 (2.53%) IIS
6 2 (2.53%) MTS
7 1 (1.27%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 2 (2.53%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (2.53%) Microsoft Project
1 2 (2.53%) MS Visio
1 2 (2.53%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (6.33%) Oracle Receivables
2 3 (3.80%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 14 (17.72%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (7.59%) SaaS
3 5 (6.33%) npm
4 4 (5.06%) IaaS
4 4 (5.06%) PaaS
5 3 (3.80%) Office 365
6 2 (2.53%) GitHub
6 2 (2.53%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (1.27%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (1.27%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (1.27%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.80%) HTTP
2 2 (2.53%) Internet
2 2 (2.53%) SMS
2 2 (2.53%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.27%) DNS
3 1 (1.27%) Firewall
3 1 (1.27%) LAN
3 1 (1.27%) MPLS
3 1 (1.27%) VoIP
3 1 (1.27%) WAN
3 1 (1.27%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (21.52%) PostgreSQL
1 17 (21.52%) SQL Server
2 12 (15.19%) Relational Database
3 10 (12.66%) NoSQL
4 9 (11.39%) Big Data
5 7 (8.86%) RDBMS
6 6 (7.59%) MongoDB
7 5 (6.33%) Power BI
8 4 (5.06%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (5.06%) Oracle Database
8 4 (5.06%) Oracle Database 11g
8 4 (5.06%) Oracle Database 12c
9 3 (3.80%) HPCC
9 3 (3.80%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 3 (3.80%) PerformancePoint
9 3 (3.80%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (3.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (3.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (3.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (2.53%) Redis
Development Applications
1 24 (30.38%) Git (software)
2 11 (13.92%) Maven
3 9 (11.39%) JUnit
4 7 (8.86%) Jenkins
4 7 (8.86%) JIRA
4 7 (8.86%) Subversion
5 5 (6.33%) Bower
5 5 (6.33%) Cucumber
5 5 (6.33%) Selenium
6 4 (5.06%) TeamCity
7 2 (2.53%) GitLab
7 2 (2.53%) SonarQube
7 2 (2.53%) Vagrant
8 1 (1.27%) Mockito
8 1 (1.27%) NUnit
8 1 (1.27%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (1.27%) TestNG
8 1 (1.27%) The Grinder
8 1 (1.27%) Travis CI
8 1 (1.27%) Zephyr
General
1 10 (12.66%) Finance
2 6 (7.59%) Advertising
3 5 (6.33%) Marketing
4 1 (1.27%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.27%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 53 (67.09%) Developer
2 21 (26.58%) Java Developer
3 9 (11.39%) Developer/Software Engineer
3 9 (11.39%) Software Engineer
4 8 (10.13%) Analyst
4 8 (10.13%) PHP Developer
5 6 (7.59%) Python Developer
6 5 (6.33%) DBA
6 5 (6.33%) Java Engineer
6 5 (6.33%) Java Software Developer
6 5 (6.33%) Java Software Engineer
6 5 (6.33%) Senior Analyst
6 5 (6.33%) Software Developer
6 5 (6.33%) Web Developer
7 4 (5.06%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 4 (5.06%) Senior Developer
7 4 (5.06%) Senior Java Developer
8 3 (3.80%) Integration Analyst
8 3 (3.80%) Junior Developer
8 3 (3.80%) Senior DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (27.85%) HTML
2 19 (24.05%) CSS
2 19 (24.05%) Web Services
3 15 (18.99%) jQuery
3 15 (18.99%) Spring
4 14 (17.72%) Hibernate
4 14 (17.72%) LAMP
5 13 (16.46%) AngularJS
5 13 (16.46%) XML
6 10 (12.66%) HTML5
6 10 (12.66%) SOAP
7 8 (10.13%) Ajax
7 8 (10.13%) JSON
7 8 (10.13%) Laravel
7 8 (10.13%) Node.js
7 8 (10.13%) REST
8 6 (7.59%) CSS3
8 6 (7.59%) Django
8 6 (7.59%) Symfony
9 5 (6.33%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.13%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.33%) Management Information System
3 4 (5.06%) Clustering
3 4 (5.06%) Fintech
3 4 (5.06%) User Experience
4 3 (3.80%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.80%) Digital Media
4 3 (3.80%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (3.80%) Social Media
4 3 (3.80%) Video\Live Streaming
4 3 (3.80%) Virtual Team
4 3 (3.80%) W3C
5 2 (2.53%) VLE
6 1 (1.27%) BBC
6 1 (1.27%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.27%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 24 (30.38%) Linux
2 7 (8.86%) Android
2 7 (8.86%) Apple iOS
3 5 (6.33%) Unix
4 2 (2.53%) Windows
4 2 (2.53%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.27%) CentOS
5 1 (1.27%) Debian
5 1 (1.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.27%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (40.51%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (26.58%) Web Development
3 19 (24.05%) Scrum
4 14 (17.72%) Test Automation
5 13 (16.46%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (15.19%) Software Engineering
7 11 (13.92%) ITIL
8 10 (12.66%) Mentoring
9 9 (11.39%) MVC
9 9 (11.39%) Release Management
10 8 (10.13%) SDLC
10 8 (10.13%) TDD
11 7 (8.86%) Analytics
11 7 (8.86%) High Availability
11 7 (8.86%) Machine Learning
11 7 (8.86%) Microservices
11 7 (8.86%) OO
11 7 (8.86%) Process Improvement
11 7 (8.86%) Project Management
12 6 (7.59%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 36 (45.57%) JavaScript
2 32 (40.51%) PHP
3 27 (34.18%) SQL
4 26 (32.91%) Java
5 14 (17.72%) Python
6 5 (6.33%) PL/SQL
6 5 (6.33%) Ruby
7 4 (5.06%) Shell Script
7 4 (5.06%) T-SQL
8 3 (3.80%) C++
8 3 (3.80%) Perl
9 2 (2.53%) Bash Shell
9 2 (2.53%) C
9 2 (2.53%) PowerShell
9 2 (2.53%) R
9 2 (2.53%) VBA
10 1 (1.27%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (8.86%) Degree
2 3 (3.80%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (3.80%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (3.80%) Postgraduate
3 1 (1.27%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (12.66%) Data Quality
1 10 (12.66%) QA
2 6 (7.59%) GDPR
3 2 (2.53%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 11 (13.92%) Docker
2 1 (1.27%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 4 (5.06%) Ansible
2 3 (3.80%) Data Guard
2 3 (3.80%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (1.27%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.27%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (1.27%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.27%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.27%) Puppet
3 1 (1.27%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (1.27%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 36 (45.57%) Oracle
2 8 (10.13%) Microsoft
3 4 (5.06%) SAP
3 4 (5.06%) Zend
4 2 (2.53%) Coverity
4 2 (2.53%) Teradata
4 2 (2.53%) Twitter
5 1 (1.27%) Actian
5 1 (1.27%) arcserve
5 1 (1.27%) Brocade
5 1 (1.27%) Cisco
5 1 (1.27%) IBM
5 1 (1.27%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.27%) Samsung
5 1 (1.27%) SonicWALL