Period
to 16 August 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 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MySQL
UK > Wales
6 months to
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 60 71 51
Rank change year-on-year +11 -20 +16
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 80 75 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 4.18% 3.54% 4.26%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 14.08% 11.96% 15.04%
Number of salaries quoted 68 62 104
Wales median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +15.38%
10th Percentile £30,125 £22,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £52,500 £52,500 £48,750
UK median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -3.41% +3.53%

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 568 627 758
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 29.69% 29.63% 28.35%
Number of salaries quoted 428 561 647
Wales median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +5.26% +8.57%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £24,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £54,844 £50,950
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 August 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 August 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 +4 68 £42,500 +18.06% 18
Mid Wales - 8 - -
North Wales +2 3 £32,500 +8.33% 3
West Wales +15 1 £27,500 -31.25%
MySQL
UK

For the 6 months to 16 August 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 46 (57.50%) PHP
2 42 (52.50%) SQL
3 32 (40.00%) Git (software)
4 29 (36.25%) HTML
4 29 (36.25%) CSS
4 29 (36.25%) JavaScript
5 26 (32.50%) Python
5 26 (32.50%) Amazon AWS
6 24 (30.00%) SOAP
7 23 (28.75%) Oracle
7 23 (28.75%) Linux
8 21 (26.25%) Web Services
9 20 (25.00%) LAMP
9 20 (25.00%) Subversion
9 20 (25.00%) jQuery
10 19 (23.75%) Mentoring
10 19 (23.75%) Problem-Solving
11 18 (22.50%) Bash Shell
11 18 (22.50%) High Availability
12 17 (21.25%) TCP/IP
13 16 (20.00%) SQL Server
13 16 (20.00%) Finance
13 16 (20.00%) WordPress
14 15 (18.75%) Puppet
14 15 (18.75%) DNS
14 15 (18.75%) Configuration Management
14 15 (18.75%) DevOps
15 14 (17.50%) Shell Script
15 14 (17.50%) LAN
15 14 (17.50%) WAN

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 16 (20.00%) WordPress
2 9 (11.25%) CMS
3 8 (10.00%) Apache
3 8 (10.00%) BizTalk Server
3 8 (10.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 8 (10.00%) SharePoint
4 4 (5.00%) Liferay
5 1 (1.25%) Confluence
5 1 (1.25%) Drupal
5 1 (1.25%) JBoss
5 1 (1.25%) nginx
5 1 (1.25%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.25%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (6.25%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.25%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.25%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 26 (32.50%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (16.25%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 8 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (5.00%) IaaS
4 4 (5.00%) Office 365
4 4 (5.00%) PaaS
5 3 (3.75%) Serverless
6 1 (1.25%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (1.25%) Amazon S3
6 1 (1.25%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (1.25%) G Suite
6 1 (1.25%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (1.25%) npm
6 1 (1.25%) Route 53
6 1 (1.25%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 17 (21.25%) TCP/IP
2 15 (18.75%) DNS
3 14 (17.50%) LAN
3 14 (17.50%) WAN
4 6 (7.50%) Internet
5 2 (2.50%) HTTP
6 1 (1.25%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (1.25%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (1.25%) Cisco PIX
6 1 (1.25%) Firewall
6 1 (1.25%) IPsec
6 1 (1.25%) OpenLDAP
6 1 (1.25%) OpenVPN
6 1 (1.25%) PuTTY
6 1 (1.25%) SMS
6 1 (1.25%) SSH
6 1 (1.25%) SSL
6 1 (1.25%) tcpdump
6 1 (1.25%) VPN
6 1 (1.25%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (11.25%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (10.00%) Power BI
3 8 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 8 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (8.75%) MongoDB
5 6 (7.50%) Relational Database
6 5 (6.25%) RDBMS
7 4 (5.00%) Apache Cassandra
7 4 (5.00%) Big Data
7 4 (5.00%) Data Mart
7 4 (5.00%) GIS
7 4 (5.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 4 (5.00%) NoSQL
7 4 (5.00%) PerformancePoint
7 4 (5.00%) Snowflake Schema
7 4 (5.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (2.50%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 32 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 20 (25.00%) Subversion
3 8 (10.00%) Maven
4 7 (8.75%) JIRA
5 5 (6.25%) TeamCity
6 2 (2.50%) Cucumber
6 2 (2.50%) Jenkins
6 2 (2.50%) Selenium
7 1 (1.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (1.25%) gulp
7 1 (1.25%) Vagrant
7 1 (1.25%) webpack
General
1 16 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (2.50%) Games
2 2 (2.50%) Marketing
2 2 (2.50%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.25%) Advertising
3 1 (1.25%) Automotive
3 1 (1.25%) Legal
3 1 (1.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 47 (58.75%) Developer
2 18 (22.50%) PHP Developer
3 13 (16.25%) Java Developer
4 12 (15.00%) Lead DevOps
4 12 (15.00%) Senior Developer
5 7 (8.75%) Analyst
5 7 (8.75%) Team Leader
6 6 (7.50%) Architect
6 6 (7.50%) AWS DevOps
6 6 (7.50%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 6 (7.50%) Senior PHP Developer
7 5 (6.25%) AWS Infrastructure Lead
8 4 (5.00%) Cloud Engineer
8 4 (5.00%) Database Architect
8 4 (5.00%) Integration Analyst
8 4 (5.00%) Senior Architect
8 4 (5.00%) Senior Database Architect
8 4 (5.00%) Senior Front-End Developer
8 4 (5.00%) Senior Integration Analyst
8 4 (5.00%) Senior SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (36.25%) CSS
1 29 (36.25%) HTML
2 24 (30.00%) SOAP
3 21 (26.25%) Web Services
4 20 (25.00%) jQuery
4 20 (25.00%) LAMP
5 14 (17.50%) XML
6 12 (15.00%) HTML5
7 11 (13.75%) AngularJS
7 11 (13.75%) Hibernate
7 11 (13.75%) REST
7 11 (13.75%) Spring
8 10 (12.50%) JSON
8 10 (12.50%) Laravel
9 7 (8.75%) CSS3
9 7 (8.75%) RESTful
10 6 (7.50%) Java EE
11 5 (6.25%) Ajax
11 5 (6.25%) React
12 4 (5.00%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 13 (16.25%) Clustering
2 12 (15.00%) Computer Science
3 10 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (10.00%) Management Information System
4 8 (10.00%) Self-Motivation
4 8 (10.00%) User Experience
5 4 (5.00%) Virtual Team
6 2 (2.50%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.25%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (1.25%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (1.25%) W3C
7 1 (1.25%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 23 (28.75%) Linux
2 8 (10.00%) Android
2 8 (10.00%) Apple iOS
3 5 (6.25%) Windows
4 4 (5.00%) Unix
5 2 (2.50%) CentOS
5 2 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.50%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (23.75%) Mentoring
1 19 (23.75%) Problem-Solving
2 18 (22.50%) High Availability
3 15 (18.75%) Configuration Management
3 15 (18.75%) DevOps
4 14 (17.50%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (17.50%) Load Balancing
4 14 (17.50%) Software Engineering
5 13 (16.25%) Content Management
5 13 (16.25%) ITIL
6 12 (15.00%) TDD
7 11 (13.75%) Web Development
8 9 (11.25%) Business Intelligence
8 9 (11.25%) ETL
8 9 (11.25%) MVC
9 8 (10.00%) Data Modelling
9 8 (10.00%) EAI
9 8 (10.00%) Project Management
9 8 (10.00%) SOA
9 8 (10.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 46 (57.50%) PHP
2 42 (52.50%) SQL
3 29 (36.25%) JavaScript
4 26 (32.50%) Python
5 18 (22.50%) Bash Shell
6 14 (17.50%) Shell Script
7 13 (16.25%) Java
8 8 (10.00%) PL/SQL
9 7 (8.75%) Ruby
10 6 (7.50%) PowerShell
11 4 (5.00%) C++
11 4 (5.00%) T-SQL
12 1 (1.25%) C#
12 1 (1.25%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 10 (12.50%) Degree
2 8 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
2 8 (10.00%) Postgraduate
3 4 (5.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (15.00%) Data Quality
2 8 (10.00%) GDPR
3 4 (5.00%) QA
4 1 (1.25%) WAI
System Software
1 13 (16.25%) Varnish
2 5 (6.25%) Docker
3 2 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.25%) Dovecot
4 1 (1.25%) DRBD
4 1 (1.25%) iptables
4 1 (1.25%) KVM
4 1 (1.25%) Postfix
4 1 (1.25%) QEMU
4 1 (1.25%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 15 (18.75%) Puppet
2 14 (17.50%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (16.25%) ZABBIX
4 3 (3.75%) Ansible
5 2 (2.50%) Terraform
6 1 (1.25%) Icinga
6 1 (1.25%) Kubernetes
6 1 (1.25%) Munin
6 1 (1.25%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 23 (28.75%) Oracle
2 14 (17.50%) Microsoft
3 5 (6.25%) Google
4 4 (5.00%) ESRI
4 4 (5.00%) Salesforce.com
4 4 (5.00%) SAP
4 4 (5.00%) Teradata
4 4 (5.00%) VMware
5 3 (3.75%) Zend
6 2 (2.50%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.25%) AppDynamics
7 1 (1.25%) Atlassian
7 1 (1.25%) Cisco
7 1 (1.25%) New Relic
7 1 (1.25%) PagerDuty
7 1 (1.25%) Rackspace