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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 121 100 116
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +16
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 1 13 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.055% 0.72% 0.12%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.19% 2.81% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 0 13 2
Average salary - £50,000 £53,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.97%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
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
539 462 536
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 29.62% 25.75% 31.13%
Number of salaries quoted 453 412 465
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +1.26%

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 27 April 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 5 (83.33%) HTML
1 5 (83.33%) Java
1 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
1 5 (83.33%) CSS
1 5 (83.33%) Tomcat
1 5 (83.33%) HTML5
2 4 (66.67%) OO
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) Software Engineering
3 3 (50.00%) jQuery
3 3 (50.00%) JPA
3 3 (50.00%) Java EE
3 3 (50.00%) JIRA
3 3 (50.00%) Spring MVC
3 3 (50.00%) MVC
3 3 (50.00%) Hibernate
3 3 (50.00%) Subversion
3 3 (50.00%) Spring
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (50.00%) Sybase
3 3 (50.00%) Struts
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) CSS3
3 3 (50.00%) Relational Database
4 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
4 2 (33.33%) JSP
4 2 (33.33%) Servlets
4 2 (33.33%) Eclipse
4 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (16.67%) Django

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 5 (83.33%) Tomcat
2 1 (16.67%) Apache Solr
2 1 (16.67%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (16.67%) MongoDB
2 1 (16.67%) Redis
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Subversion
1 3 (50.00%) JIRA
2 2 (33.33%) Eclipse
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Java Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Leader
3 1 (16.67%) Python Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Django Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Python/Django Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) HTML
1 5 (83.33%) CSS
1 5 (83.33%) HTML5
2 3 (50.00%) jQuery
2 3 (50.00%) JPA
2 3 (50.00%) CSS3
2 3 (50.00%) Struts
2 3 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 3 (50.00%) Spring
2 3 (50.00%) Java EE
2 3 (50.00%) Spring MVC
3 2 (33.33%) JSP
3 2 (33.33%) Servlets
4 1 (16.67%) Django
4 1 (16.67%) ZeroMQ
4 1 (16.67%) Celery
4 1 (16.67%) RabbitMQ
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) OO
1 4 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 3 (50.00%) MVC
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
4 1 (16.67%) OOP
4 1 (16.67%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) Java
1 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) Python
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Docker
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Sybase
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) SaltStack