At 09:00 AM 7/15/2010, alba\.albetti wrote:
>Browsing the Web I've seen that usually companies look for developers
>working on MySQL and Php. Why are the two things linked? I mean I've not
>found any requests for just a MySQL developer or DBA (as for example it
>happens for Oracle), but it's always requested a MySQL/Php expert.
>I ask for it 'cause I've always been a developer/DBA on RDBMS (Oracle and
>DB2) and as I've been learning MySQL for few weeks, I'd like to know
>whether and why it's so important to learn Php as well. It would be so
>difficult to find a job as MySQL developer/DBA without knowing Php as well.
Since both MySQL and PHP are open source, and a large percentage of
websites are developed in PHP, the natural choice would be to use MySQL
with PHP. You would only need to learn PHP if you are working in an
environment that builds web pages.