The table below looks at the statistics for PostgreSQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PostgreSQL over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 122 101 113
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +12
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 1 15 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.056% 0.90% 0.059%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.19% 3.28% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1 15 1
Average salary £30,000 £45,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% -30.76%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +10.38%
PostgreSQL
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
531 458 526
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 29.85% 27.49% 30.85%
Number of salaries quoted 457 413 447
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

PostgreSQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PostgreSQL across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

PostgreSQL Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

PostgreSQL
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PostgreSQL across the Birmingham region.

PostgreSQL Salary Trend in Birmingham

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing PostgreSQL also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited PostgreSQL.

1 4 (80.00%) HTML
1 4 (80.00%) Java
1 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (80.00%) CSS
1 4 (80.00%) Tomcat
1 4 (80.00%) HTML5
2 3 (60.00%) jQuery
2 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (60.00%) OO
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (40.00%) Sybase
3 2 (40.00%) JSP
3 2 (40.00%) Servlets
3 2 (40.00%) Struts
3 2 (40.00%) Eclipse
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) Subversion
3 2 (40.00%) Spring
3 2 (40.00%) MVC
3 2 (40.00%) Hibernate
3 2 (40.00%) JPA
3 2 (40.00%) Java EE
3 2 (40.00%) JIRA
3 2 (40.00%) Spring MVC
3 2 (40.00%) CSS3
3 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (20.00%) Docker
4 1 (20.00%) SaltStack

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing PostgreSQL also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited PostgreSQL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (80.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (20.00%) Apache Solr
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (20.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (20.00%) Redis
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Eclipse
1 2 (40.00%) Subversion
1 2 (40.00%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Java Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Python Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Django Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Python/Django Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) HTML
1 4 (80.00%) CSS
1 4 (80.00%) HTML5
2 3 (60.00%) jQuery
3 2 (40.00%) JPA
3 2 (40.00%) CSS3
3 2 (40.00%) JSP
3 2 (40.00%) Servlets
3 2 (40.00%) Struts
3 2 (40.00%) Hibernate
3 2 (40.00%) Spring
3 2 (40.00%) Java EE
3 2 (40.00%) Spring MVC
4 1 (20.00%) Django
4 1 (20.00%) ZeroMQ
4 1 (20.00%) Celery
4 1 (20.00%) RabbitMQ
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) OO
1 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) MVC
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) OOD
3 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (20.00%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Java
1 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) Python
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Sybase
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) SaltStack
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £23,000 to £30,000 per annum plus bens
Posted: 4 days ago