Period
to 24 May 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 24 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MySQL
UK > Wales
6 months to
24 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 55 60 53
Rank change year-on-year +5 -7 +5
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 86 92 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 4.74% 4.51% 4.12%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 15.69% 13.33% 14.16%
Number of salaries quoted 71 75 100
Wales median annual salary £42,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.43% -6.67% +15.38%
10th Percentile £30,000 £22,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £55,000 £52,500 £48,875
UK median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +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 548 690 777
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 30.19% 33.86% 29.13%
Number of salaries quoted 438 581 671
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +4.17%
10th Percentile £27,750 £25,750 £22,500
90th Percentile £52,500 £54,080 £50,000
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 24 May 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 24 May 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 +13 69 £42,500 +21.43% 11
Mid Wales - 9 - -
North Wales -3 7 £40,000 +63.27%
West Wales +6 1 £27,500 -31.25% 1
MySQL
UK

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 45 (52.33%) PHP
2 40 (46.51%) Git (software)
3 37 (43.02%) JavaScript
4 36 (41.86%) SQL
5 32 (37.21%) Amazon AWS
6 29 (33.72%) LAMP
7 28 (32.56%) Python
8 27 (31.40%) Oracle
8 27 (31.40%) Linux
8 27 (31.40%) Mentoring
9 26 (30.23%) Agile Software Development
10 23 (26.74%) Web Services
11 21 (24.42%) HTML
12 20 (23.26%) CSS
12 20 (23.26%) PostgreSQL
13 19 (22.09%) Subversion
14 18 (20.93%) Software Engineering
14 18 (20.93%) SQL Server
14 18 (20.93%) High Availability
15 17 (19.77%) jQuery
15 17 (19.77%) Java
16 16 (18.60%) AngularJS
16 16 (18.60%) Bash Shell
17 15 (17.44%) Puppet
17 15 (17.44%) REST
17 15 (17.44%) Data Quality
17 15 (17.44%) WordPress
17 15 (17.44%) Scrum
17 15 (17.44%) DevOps
18 14 (16.28%) Opscode Chef

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 15 (17.44%) WordPress
2 13 (15.12%) Apache
3 9 (10.47%) BizTalk Server
3 9 (10.47%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 9 (10.47%) SharePoint
4 8 (9.30%) CMS
5 6 (6.98%) Tomcat
6 5 (5.81%) nginx
7 4 (4.65%) Elasticsearch
7 4 (4.65%) Liferay
8 2 (2.33%) Apache Pig
9 1 (1.16%) Confluence
9 1 (1.16%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (2.33%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.16%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.16%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 32 (37.21%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (15.12%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 7 (8.14%) Office 365
4 5 (5.81%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (5.81%) npm
4 5 (5.81%) SaaS
5 4 (4.65%) IaaS
5 4 (4.65%) PaaS
6 3 (3.49%) Serverless
7 2 (2.33%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (1.16%) Amazon S3
8 1 (1.16%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (1.16%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (1.16%) G Suite
8 1 (1.16%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (1.16%) Route 53
8 1 (1.16%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 14 (16.28%) DNS
1 14 (16.28%) LAN
1 14 (16.28%) WAN
2 13 (15.12%) TCP/IP
3 5 (5.81%) Internet
4 2 (2.33%) HTTP
5 1 (1.16%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (1.16%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (1.16%) Cisco PIX
5 1 (1.16%) Firewall
5 1 (1.16%) IPsec
5 1 (1.16%) OpenLDAP
5 1 (1.16%) OpenVPN
5 1 (1.16%) SSH
5 1 (1.16%) SSL
5 1 (1.16%) tcpdump
5 1 (1.16%) VPN
5 1 (1.16%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (23.26%) PostgreSQL
2 18 (20.93%) SQL Server
3 12 (13.95%) NoSQL
4 11 (12.79%) Power BI
5 10 (11.63%) Relational Database
6 9 (10.47%) Big Data
6 9 (10.47%) Data Warehouse
6 9 (10.47%) SQL Server 2012
6 9 (10.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 9 (10.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 8 (9.30%) RDBMS
8 7 (8.14%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 7 (8.14%) MongoDB
8 7 (8.14%) PerformancePoint
8 7 (8.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (2.33%) Amazon RDS
9 2 (2.33%) Apache Hive
9 2 (2.33%) Data Mart
9 2 (2.33%) HPCC
9 2 (2.33%) Snowflake Schema
Development Applications
1 40 (46.51%) Git (software)
2 19 (22.09%) Subversion
3 9 (10.47%) JUnit
4 8 (9.30%) JIRA
5 7 (8.14%) Jenkins
6 6 (6.98%) Maven
7 5 (5.81%) TeamCity
8 4 (4.65%) Bower
8 4 (4.65%) Cucumber
8 4 (4.65%) Selenium
9 2 (2.33%) SonarQube
9 2 (2.33%) Vagrant
10 1 (1.16%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (1.16%) gulp
10 1 (1.16%) Mockito
10 1 (1.16%) TestNG
10 1 (1.16%) The Grinder
10 1 (1.16%) Travis CI
10 1 (1.16%) webpack
10 1 (1.16%) Zephyr
General
1 13 (15.12%) Finance
2 2 (2.33%) Marketing
3 1 (1.16%) Advertising
3 1 (1.16%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 51 (59.30%) Developer
2 17 (19.77%) PHP Developer
3 15 (17.44%) Java Developer
4 12 (13.95%) Lead DevOps
5 9 (10.47%) Analyst
6 7 (8.14%) Architect
6 7 (8.14%) Integration Analyst
6 7 (8.14%) Senior Analyst
6 7 (8.14%) Senior Developer
6 7 (8.14%) Senior Integration Analyst
6 7 (8.14%) Team Leader
7 6 (6.98%) AWS DevOps
7 6 (6.98%) Python Developer
8 5 (5.81%) AWS Infrastructure Lead
8 5 (5.81%) Database Architect
8 5 (5.81%) Senior Architect
8 5 (5.81%) Senior Database Architect
8 5 (5.81%) Senior DBA
8 5 (5.81%) Senior SQL DBA
8 5 (5.81%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (33.72%) LAMP
2 23 (26.74%) Web Services
3 21 (24.42%) HTML
4 20 (23.26%) CSS
5 17 (19.77%) jQuery
6 16 (18.60%) AngularJS
7 15 (17.44%) REST
8 12 (13.95%) SOAP
9 11 (12.79%) Spring
10 10 (11.63%) Hibernate
11 9 (10.47%) HTML5
11 9 (10.47%) Laravel
12 7 (8.14%) JSON
12 7 (8.14%) RESTful
13 6 (6.98%) Django
13 6 (6.98%) Node.js
14 5 (5.81%) CakePHP
14 5 (5.81%) JPA
14 5 (5.81%) Symfony
15 4 (4.65%) OSGi
Miscellaneous
1 13 (15.12%) Clustering
2 9 (10.47%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (10.47%) Management Information System
3 7 (8.14%) Computer Science
3 7 (8.14%) Self-Motivation
3 7 (8.14%) Virtual Team
4 4 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.65%) Fintech
4 4 (4.65%) User Experience
5 2 (2.33%) Social Media
6 1 (1.16%) BBC
6 1 (1.16%) e-Learning
6 1 (1.16%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.16%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 27 (31.40%) Linux
2 7 (8.14%) Android
2 7 (8.14%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.33%) CentOS
3 2 (2.33%) Ubuntu
3 2 (2.33%) Unix
3 2 (2.33%) Windows
4 1 (1.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (31.40%) Mentoring
2 26 (30.23%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (20.93%) High Availability
3 18 (20.93%) Software Engineering
4 15 (17.44%) DevOps
4 15 (17.44%) Scrum
5 14 (16.28%) Configuration Management
5 14 (16.28%) Load Balancing
6 13 (15.12%) Content Management
6 13 (15.12%) ITIL
6 13 (15.12%) Project Management
6 13 (15.12%) Web Development
7 12 (13.95%) MVC
7 12 (13.95%) OO
7 12 (13.95%) Test Automation
8 11 (12.79%) Business Intelligence
8 11 (12.79%) Problem-Solving
8 11 (12.79%) TDD
9 10 (11.63%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (10.47%) Data Integration
Programming Languages
1 45 (52.33%) PHP
2 37 (43.02%) JavaScript
3 36 (41.86%) SQL
4 28 (32.56%) Python
5 17 (19.77%) Java
6 16 (18.60%) Bash Shell
7 14 (16.28%) Shell Script
8 12 (13.95%) PL/SQL
9 10 (11.63%) Ruby
10 8 (9.30%) Java 8
11 7 (8.14%) T-SQL
12 5 (5.81%) C++
12 5 (5.81%) PowerShell
13 3 (3.49%) Perl
14 2 (2.33%) C
14 2 (2.33%) R
14 2 (2.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 11 (12.79%) Degree
2 9 (10.47%) ITIL Certification
2 9 (10.47%) Postgraduate
3 7 (8.14%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (3.49%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (17.44%) Data Quality
2 9 (10.47%) GDPR
3 8 (9.30%) QA
4 2 (2.33%) ISO 9001
5 1 (1.16%) WAI
System Software
1 13 (15.12%) Docker
1 13 (15.12%) Varnish
2 1 (1.16%) Dovecot
2 1 (1.16%) DRBD
2 1 (1.16%) iptables
2 1 (1.16%) KVM
2 1 (1.16%) Postfix
2 1 (1.16%) QEMU
2 1 (1.16%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 15 (17.44%) Puppet
2 14 (16.28%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (15.12%) ZABBIX
4 4 (4.65%) Ansible
5 1 (1.16%) Icinga
5 1 (1.16%) Kubernetes
5 1 (1.16%) Munin
5 1 (1.16%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 27 (31.40%) Oracle
2 14 (16.28%) Microsoft
3 5 (5.81%) Teradata
4 4 (4.65%) SAP
5 3 (3.49%) Zend
6 2 (2.33%) Coverity
6 2 (2.33%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.16%) AppDynamics
7 1 (1.16%) Atlassian
7 1 (1.16%) Cisco
7 1 (1.16%) Google
7 1 (1.16%) IBM
7 1 (1.16%) New Relic
7 1 (1.16%) PagerDuty
7 1 (1.16%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.16%) Samsung
7 1 (1.16%) VMware