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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 124 107 -
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 6 15 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.29% 0.80% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.02% 2.76% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 15 0
Average salary £34,375 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.25% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +6.41%
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
586 544 498
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 28.38% 28.94% 29.80%
Number of salaries quoted 533 482 430
Average salary £38,750 £37,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.64% +0.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PostgreSQL across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

PostgreSQL Salary Histogram in Birmingham

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 9 (100.00%) Tomcat
2 8 (88.89%) OO
3 7 (77.78%) Java
3 7 (77.78%) JavaScript
3 7 (77.78%) SQL Server
3 7 (77.78%) MVC
3 7 (77.78%) Subversion
4 6 (66.67%) HTML5
4 6 (66.67%) HTML
4 6 (66.67%) CSS
5 5 (55.56%) SQL
5 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (55.56%) Spring
5 5 (55.56%) Hibernate
5 5 (55.56%) Spring MVC
5 5 (55.56%) Jenkins
5 5 (55.56%) Eclipse
6 4 (44.44%) jQuery
6 4 (44.44%) CSS3
7 3 (33.33%) Ajax
7 3 (33.33%) ActiveMQ
7 3 (33.33%) JMS
7 3 (33.33%) JMX
7 3 (33.33%) Selenium
7 3 (33.33%) FitNesse
7 3 (33.33%) Maven
7 3 (33.33%) JBoss
7 3 (33.33%) TDD
7 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
7 3 (33.33%) Unit Testing

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 9 (100.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (33.33%) JBoss
3 2 (22.22%) Apache
3 2 (22.22%) nginx
3 2 (22.22%) Node.js
3 2 (22.22%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) DHCP
1 2 (22.22%) HTTP
1 2 (22.22%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (77.78%) SQL Server
2 3 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (33.33%) JasperReports
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
3 2 (22.22%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (77.78%) Subversion
2 5 (55.56%) Eclipse
2 5 (55.56%) Jenkins
3 3 (33.33%) Selenium
3 3 (33.33%) FitNesse
3 3 (33.33%) Maven
4 2 (22.22%) JIRA
4 2 (22.22%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (22.22%) Games
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Java Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Architect
3 2 (22.22%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Software Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Lead Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Lead Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Java Software Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Team Leader
4 1 (11.11%) Java Team Leader
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (11.11%) J2EE Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) HTML
1 6 (66.67%) CSS
1 6 (66.67%) HTML5
2 5 (55.56%) Hibernate
2 5 (55.56%) Spring
2 5 (55.56%) Spring MVC
3 4 (44.44%) jQuery
3 4 (44.44%) CSS3
4 3 (33.33%) J2EE
4 3 (33.33%) Ajax
4 3 (33.33%) ActiveMQ
4 3 (33.33%) SOAP
4 3 (33.33%) JMS
4 3 (33.33%) JMX
5 2 (22.22%) LAMP
5 2 (22.22%) Struts
5 2 (22.22%) JSP
5 2 (22.22%) Servlets
5 2 (22.22%) .NET
5 2 (22.22%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Client/Server
1 2 (22.22%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) OO
2 7 (77.78%) MVC
3 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (33.33%) TDD
4 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 3 (33.33%) Unit Testing
4 3 (33.33%) Multithreading
5 2 (22.22%) Network Load Balancing
6 1 (11.11%) Line Management
6 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
6 1 (11.11%) OOD
6 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
6 1 (11.11%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) Java
1 7 (77.78%) JavaScript
2 5 (55.56%) SQL
3 2 (22.22%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle
2 2 (22.22%) Sybase
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft