Period
to 24 November 2017

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

MySQL
UK > Wales
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 74 57 56
Rank change year-on-year -17 -1 -1
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 63 112 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 3.03% 4.23% 4.05%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.61% 14.02% 14.18%
Number of salaries quoted 59 100 95
Wales median annual salary £38,500 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.94% +2.86% -
10th Percentile £26,150 £24,250 £21,750
90th Percentile £45,000 £48,750 £50,000
UK median annual salary £43,500 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +2.35% +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 594 799 783
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 28.60% 30.21% 28.56%
Number of salaries quoted 534 679 664
Wales median annual salary £38,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.75% +14.29% -
10th Percentile £23,825 £25,200 £23,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £55,000 £47,500
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +2.27%

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 24 November 2017.

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 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
South Wales -7 55 £40,000 +11.11% 5
North Wales -5 4 £35,000 -17.65%
Mid Wales +2 3 - -
West Wales -15 1 £40,000 +100.00%
MySQL
UK

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 Wales region with a requirement for MySQL.

1 33 (52.38%) PHP
2 26 (41.27%) JavaScript
3 25 (39.68%) HTML
4 23 (36.51%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (34.92%) Oracle
6 21 (33.33%) SQL
7 20 (31.75%) CSS
8 16 (25.40%) Java
8 16 (25.40%) Web Development
9 15 (23.81%) Linux
9 15 (23.81%) XML
10 14 (22.22%) Web Services
11 12 (19.05%) SQL Server
11 12 (19.05%) Scrum
12 11 (17.46%) Finance
12 11 (17.46%) jQuery
12 11 (17.46%) Git (software)
13 10 (15.87%) Node.js
13 10 (15.87%) Laravel
13 10 (15.87%) Software Engineering
14 9 (14.29%) Maven
14 9 (14.29%) HTML5
14 9 (14.29%) AngularJS
14 9 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
14 9 (14.29%) WordPress
15 8 (12.70%) Continuous Integration
15 8 (12.70%) Test Automation
15 8 (12.70%) DevOps
15 8 (12.70%) Analytical Skills
15 8 (12.70%) Python

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 9 (14.29%) WordPress
2 3 (4.76%) CMS
2 3 (4.76%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 3 (4.76%) WebLogic
3 2 (3.17%) Apache
3 2 (3.17%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (3.17%) IIS
3 2 (3.17%) Liferay
3 2 (3.17%) MTS
4 1 (1.59%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 4 (6.35%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (4.76%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (3.17%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (3.17%) MS Visio
3 2 (3.17%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (7.94%) Oracle Receivables
2 4 (6.35%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 9 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.17%) GitHub
3 2 (3.17%) IaaS
3 2 (3.17%) PaaS
3 2 (3.17%) SaaS
4 1 (1.59%) Heroku
4 1 (1.59%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.11%) HTTP
2 6 (9.52%) VoIP
3 4 (6.35%) Ethernet
3 4 (6.35%) TCP/IP
4 3 (4.76%) SMS
5 2 (3.17%) Firewall
5 2 (3.17%) Internet
5 2 (3.17%) MPLS
5 2 (3.17%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (19.05%) SQL Server
2 7 (11.11%) Relational Database
3 6 (9.52%) Big Data
4 4 (6.35%) Oracle Database
4 4 (6.35%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (6.35%) Oracle Database 12c
4 4 (6.35%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (4.76%) RDBMS
6 2 (3.17%) HPCC
6 2 (3.17%) MongoDB
6 2 (3.17%) NoSQL
6 2 (3.17%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (3.17%) SQLite
7 1 (1.59%) Amazon Aurora
7 1 (1.59%) Amazon Redshift
7 1 (1.59%) Couchbase
7 1 (1.59%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.59%) MariaDB
7 1 (1.59%) Redis
7 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 11 (17.46%) Git (software)
2 9 (14.29%) Maven
3 5 (7.94%) Subversion
4 4 (6.35%) JIRA
5 3 (4.76%) Cucumber
5 3 (4.76%) Jenkins
5 3 (4.76%) Selenium
5 3 (4.76%) Vagrant
6 2 (3.17%) GitLab
6 2 (3.17%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.59%) Bower
7 1 (1.59%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (1.59%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (17.46%) Finance
2 7 (11.11%) Advertising
3 5 (7.94%) Marketing
4 4 (6.35%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.59%) Banking
5 1 (1.59%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.59%) Games
5 1 (1.59%) Legal
Job Titles
1 39 (61.90%) Developer
2 9 (14.29%) Java Developer
2 9 (14.29%) PHP Developer
3 7 (11.11%) Senior Developer
3 7 (11.11%) Software Engineer
4 6 (9.52%) JavaScript Developer
5 5 (7.94%) Analyst
5 5 (7.94%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 5 (7.94%) Full Stack Developer
5 5 (7.94%) Java Engineer
5 5 (7.94%) Java Software Developer
5 5 (7.94%) Java Software Engineer
5 5 (7.94%) Senior PHP Developer
5 5 (7.94%) Systems Developer
6 4 (6.35%) Magento Developer
6 4 (6.35%) Senior Full Stack Developer
6 4 (6.35%) Senior JavaScript Developer
7 3 (4.76%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 3 (4.76%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 3 (4.76%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (39.68%) HTML
2 20 (31.75%) CSS
3 15 (23.81%) XML
4 14 (22.22%) Web Services
5 11 (17.46%) jQuery
6 10 (15.87%) Laravel
6 10 (15.87%) Node.js
7 9 (14.29%) AngularJS
7 9 (14.29%) HTML5
8 7 (11.11%) Hibernate
8 7 (11.11%) JSON
8 7 (11.11%) Spring
9 6 (9.52%) SOAP
10 5 (7.94%) .NET
10 5 (7.94%) Ajax
10 5 (7.94%) CSS3
11 4 (6.35%) ASP.NET
11 4 (6.35%) REST
11 4 (6.35%) Symfony
11 4 (6.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.70%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (11.11%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.76%) Clustering
3 3 (4.76%) Digital Media
3 3 (4.76%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (4.76%) Video\Live Streaming
3 3 (4.76%) W3C
4 2 (3.17%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.17%) User Experience
4 2 (3.17%) VLE
5 1 (1.59%) Anti-Piracy
5 1 (1.59%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.59%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 15 (23.81%) Linux
2 6 (9.52%) Windows
3 5 (7.94%) Unix
4 4 (6.35%) Ubuntu
5 2 (3.17%) Android
5 2 (3.17%) Apple iOS
5 2 (3.17%) CentOS
5 2 (3.17%) Debian
5 2 (3.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (3.17%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (36.51%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (25.40%) Web Development
3 12 (19.05%) Scrum
4 10 (15.87%) Software Engineering
5 8 (12.70%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (12.70%) DevOps
5 8 (12.70%) Test Automation
6 7 (11.11%) SDLC
7 6 (9.52%) MVC
7 6 (9.52%) Release Management
8 5 (7.94%) ITIL
8 5 (7.94%) Process Improvement
8 5 (7.94%) Workflow
9 4 (6.35%) E-Commerce
9 4 (6.35%) Front End Development
9 4 (6.35%) High Availability
9 4 (6.35%) OO
9 4 (6.35%) OOP
9 4 (6.35%) Performance Tuning
10 3 (4.76%) Proactive Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (52.38%) PHP
2 26 (41.27%) JavaScript
3 21 (33.33%) SQL
4 16 (25.40%) Java
5 8 (12.70%) Python
6 5 (7.94%) C#
7 3 (4.76%) C++
7 3 (4.76%) Shell Script
8 2 (3.17%) Bash Shell
8 2 (3.17%) C
9 1 (1.59%) Go
9 1 (1.59%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (11.11%) Degree
2 5 (7.94%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.94%) QA
2 4 (6.35%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.59%) GDPR
System Software
1 3 (4.76%) Docker
2 2 (3.17%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.59%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (4.76%) Ansible
1 3 (4.76%) Data Guard
1 3 (4.76%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (3.17%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (3.17%) Puppet
3 1 (1.59%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.59%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (1.59%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.59%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 22 (34.92%) Oracle
2 7 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.76%) Tableau
3 3 (4.76%) Zend
4 2 (3.17%) Brocade
4 2 (3.17%) Cisco
4 2 (3.17%) Red Hat
4 2 (3.17%) SAP
4 2 (3.17%) SonicWALL
4 2 (3.17%) Twitter
5 1 (1.59%) Actian
5 1 (1.59%) arcserve
5 1 (1.59%) Facebook
5 1 (1.59%) Google
5 1 (1.59%) VMware