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 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 139 109 111
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +2
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 3 20 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.13% 0.95% 0.12%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.50% 3.61% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 3 20 2
Average salary £38,750 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.42% +11.76%
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-8.23% +13.33%
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
604 554 482
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 25.73% 26.26% 29.04%
Number of salaries quoted 517 506 396
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £60,000
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
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PostgreSQL across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 30 October 2014.

PostgreSQL Salary Histogram in Birmingham

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 30 October 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
1 9 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 8 (88.89%) OO
2 8 (88.89%) SQL Server
2 8 (88.89%) MVC
2 8 (88.89%) Subversion
3 7 (77.78%) Spring
3 7 (77.78%) JasperReports
3 7 (77.78%) Hibernate
3 7 (77.78%) Java
3 7 (77.78%) JavaScript
4 6 (66.67%) JMX
4 6 (66.67%) Eclipse
4 6 (66.67%) JBoss
4 6 (66.67%) Oracle Reports
4 6 (66.67%) JMS
4 6 (66.67%) J2EE
4 6 (66.67%) Oracle
4 6 (66.67%) SOAP
4 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (66.67%) TDD
4 6 (66.67%) ActiveMQ
4 6 (66.67%) Ajax
4 6 (66.67%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (66.67%) Maven
4 6 (66.67%) Spring MVC
4 6 (66.67%) Selenium
4 6 (66.67%) FitNesse
4 6 (66.67%) Multithreading
4 6 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 6 (66.67%) 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 8 (88.89%) SQL Server
2 7 (77.78%) JasperReports
3 6 (66.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (66.67%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (22.22%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 8 (88.89%) Subversion
3 6 (66.67%) Maven
3 6 (66.67%) Selenium
3 6 (66.67%) FitNesse
3 6 (66.67%) Eclipse
4 2 (22.22%) Visual Studio
5 1 (11.11%) Hudson
General
1 5 (55.56%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Developer
2 5 (55.56%) Java Developer
3 4 (44.44%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Team Leader
4 2 (22.22%) Java Team Leader
4 2 (22.22%) Architect
5 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
5 1 (11.11%) Systems Support
5 1 (11.11%) Lead Developer
5 1 (11.11%) J2EE Team Leader
5 1 (11.11%) Systems Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) Spring
1 7 (77.78%) Hibernate
2 6 (66.67%) ActiveMQ
2 6 (66.67%) Ajax
2 6 (66.67%) Spring MVC
2 6 (66.67%) J2EE
2 6 (66.67%) SOAP
2 6 (66.67%) JMS
2 6 (66.67%) JMX
3 3 (33.33%) CSS
3 3 (33.33%) HTML
4 2 (22.22%) .NET
4 2 (22.22%) LAMP
4 2 (22.22%) jQuery
4 2 (22.22%) RESTful
4 2 (22.22%) HTML5
4 2 (22.22%) CSS3
5 1 (11.11%) PostGIS
5 1 (11.11%) XML
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
1 8 (88.89%) MVC
2 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (66.67%) TDD
2 6 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 6 (66.67%) Multithreading
3 2 (22.22%) Network Load Balancing
4 1 (11.11%) Line Management
4 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
4 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
4 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) Java
1 7 (77.78%) JavaScript
2 3 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (22.22%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Oracle
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