Period
to 17 January 2021

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 17 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MySQL
UK > Wales
6 months to
17 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 48 61 68
Rank change year-on-year +13 +7 +12
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 38 81 62
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Wales 4.10% 4.32% 3.23%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 13.97% 19.29% 13.14%
Number of salaries quoted 49 85 53
Median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -10.71% +9.09%
10th Percentile £28,550 £30,500 £23,100
90th Percentile £65,000 £53,250 £60,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +5.56%

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 272 420 472
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 29.37% 22.39% 24.62%
Number of salaries quoted 246 379 397
Median annual salary £43,500 £40,000 £40,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.75% -0.62% +4.55%
10th Percentile £30,875 £29,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £57,850 £61,250
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% - +9.38%

MySQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for MySQL in Wales

MySQL
Salary Trend in Wales

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing MySQL in Wales.

Salary trend for MySQL in Wales

MySQL
Salary Histogram in Wales

Salary distribution for jobs citing MySQL in Wales over the 6 months to 17 January 2021.

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 17 January 2021. 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 +14 34 £47,500 +26.67% 12
West Wales +2 2 £29,500 -29.76% 2
MySQL
UK

For the 6 months to 17 January 2021, 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 27 (71.05%) PHP
2 23 (60.53%) JavaScript
3 16 (42.11%) CSS
3 16 (42.11%) HTML
4 14 (36.84%) jQuery
5 13 (34.21%) .NET
6 12 (31.58%) Software Engineering
6 12 (31.58%) AWS
6 12 (31.58%) Relational Database
7 11 (28.95%) Git (software)
7 11 (28.95%) SQL
7 11 (28.95%) MVC
8 10 (26.32%) Degree
9 9 (23.68%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (23.68%) PostgreSQL
9 9 (23.68%) Docker
9 9 (23.68%) React
9 9 (23.68%) Mobile Development
10 8 (21.05%) Vue.js
10 8 (21.05%) C#
10 8 (21.05%) RESTful
11 7 (18.42%) Azure
11 7 (18.42%) Laravel
11 7 (18.42%) Continuous Improvement
11 7 (18.42%) Windows
11 7 (18.42%) SLA
11 7 (18.42%) Mobile App
12 6 (15.79%) Mentoring
12 6 (15.79%) ASP.NET
12 6 (15.79%) Node.js

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 2 (5.26%) WordPress
2 1 (2.63%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Remedy ITSM
1 2 (5.26%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 12 (31.58%) AWS
2 7 (18.42%) Azure
3 1 (2.63%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.63%) DNS
1 1 (2.63%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (31.58%) Relational Database
2 9 (23.68%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (13.16%) SQL Server
4 4 (10.53%) RDBMS
5 2 (5.26%) Amazon Aurora
6 1 (2.63%) Amazon Redshift
6 1 (2.63%) Big Data
6 1 (2.63%) BigQuery
6 1 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.63%) MongoDB
6 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (28.95%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.26%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (2.63%) Bitbucket
3 1 (2.63%) Jasmine
3 1 (2.63%) JIRA
3 1 (2.63%) Mocha
3 1 (2.63%) Selenium
3 1 (2.63%) Travis CI
General
1 5 (13.16%) Back Office
2 2 (5.26%) Games
2 2 (5.26%) Law
2 2 (5.26%) Local Government
2 2 (5.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 27 (71.05%) Developer
2 11 (28.95%) Software Developer
3 8 (21.05%) Full Stack Developer
4 7 (18.42%) PHP Developer
5 4 (10.53%) Django Developer
6 3 (7.89%) Full Stack Web Developer
6 3 (7.89%) Mobile Developer
6 3 (7.89%) Web Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Administrator
7 2 (5.26%) DBA
7 2 (5.26%) MySQL DBA
7 2 (5.26%) Senior Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Software Team Leader
7 2 (5.26%) Team Leader
7 2 (5.26%) WordPress Developer
8 1 (2.63%) Cloud Developer
8 1 (2.63%) Graduate PHP Developer
8 1 (2.63%) IT Support
8 1 (2.63%) Junior Developer
8 1 (2.63%) Junior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (42.11%) CSS
1 16 (42.11%) HTML
2 14 (36.84%) jQuery
3 13 (34.21%) .NET
4 9 (23.68%) React
5 8 (21.05%) RESTful
5 8 (21.05%) Vue.js
6 7 (18.42%) Laravel
7 6 (15.79%) .NET Framework
7 6 (15.79%) ASP.NET
7 6 (15.79%) Node.js
8 5 (13.16%) Natural Language Processing
8 5 (13.16%) Web Services
9 4 (10.53%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 4 (10.53%) CSS3
9 4 (10.53%) Django
9 4 (10.53%) HTML5
9 4 (10.53%) STL
10 3 (7.89%) Symfony
11 2 (5.26%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.42%) Mobile App
2 4 (10.53%) Algorithms
3 3 (7.89%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (5.26%) Clustering
4 2 (5.26%) Public Cloud
4 2 (5.26%) Replication
4 2 (5.26%) User Experience
5 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.63%) Cloud Native
5 1 (2.63%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (2.63%) Smartcard
5 1 (2.63%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 7 (18.42%) Windows
2 3 (7.89%) Mac OS
3 2 (5.26%) Linux
3 2 (5.26%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (31.58%) Software Engineering
2 11 (28.95%) MVC
3 9 (23.68%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (23.68%) Mobile Development
4 7 (18.42%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (15.79%) Mentoring
5 6 (15.79%) Unit Testing
5 6 (15.79%) Web Development
6 5 (13.16%) E-Commerce
6 5 (13.16%) Kanban
6 5 (13.16%) Performance Management
6 5 (13.16%) Scrum
6 5 (13.16%) Software Testing
7 4 (10.53%) Build Automation
7 4 (10.53%) Computer Science
7 4 (10.53%) Continuous Delivery
7 4 (10.53%) Digital Transformation Programme
7 4 (10.53%) Front End Development
7 4 (10.53%) Test Automation
8 3 (7.89%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 27 (71.05%) PHP
2 23 (60.53%) JavaScript
3 11 (28.95%) SQL
4 8 (21.05%) C#
5 4 (10.53%) C++
6 3 (7.89%) PHP 7
7 2 (5.26%) Bash Shell
7 2 (5.26%) Python
7 2 (5.26%) TypeScript
8 1 (2.63%) C
8 1 (2.63%) T-SQL
8 1 (2.63%) VBA
Qualifications
1 10 (26.32%) Degree
2 2 (5.26%) SC Cleared
2 2 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (18.42%) SLA
2 4 (10.53%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 2 (5.26%) QA
4 1 (2.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (23.68%) Docker
2 1 (2.63%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (7.89%) Ansible
2 2 (5.26%) Galera Cluster
3 1 (2.63%) Kubernetes
3 1 (2.63%) Single Sign-On
3 1 (2.63%) Terraform
Vendors
1 3 (7.89%) WooCommerce
2 2 (5.26%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.26%) Oracle
2 2 (5.26%) Remedy
3 1 (2.63%) Atlassian
3 1 (2.63%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.63%) Zend