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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 115 94 -
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 5 12 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.27% 0.76% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.95% 2.68% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 12 0
Average salary £30,000 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +5.12%
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
528 448 491
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 28.90% 28.52% 29.56%
Number of salaries quoted 487 395 412
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 26 January 2015.

PostgreSQL Salary Histogram in Birmingham

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 7 (87.50%) Tomcat
2 6 (75.00%) OO
2 6 (75.00%) HTML
2 6 (75.00%) CSS
2 6 (75.00%) HTML5
3 5 (62.50%) Java
3 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
3 5 (62.50%) SQL
3 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
3 5 (62.50%) MVC
3 5 (62.50%) Subversion
3 5 (62.50%) jQuery
4 4 (50.00%) CSS3
5 3 (37.50%) Jenkins
5 3 (37.50%) Spring MVC
5 3 (37.50%) Spring
5 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
5 3 (37.50%) Hibernate
5 3 (37.50%) Eclipse
6 2 (25.00%) DHCP
6 2 (25.00%) HTTP
6 2 (25.00%) DNS
6 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 2 (25.00%) Client/Server
6 2 (25.00%) N-Tier
6 2 (25.00%) MySQL
6 2 (25.00%) C#
6 2 (25.00%) Apache
6 2 (25.00%) Sybase

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 7 (87.50%) Tomcat
2 2 (25.00%) nginx
2 2 (25.00%) IIS
2 2 (25.00%) Apache
2 2 (25.00%) Node.js
3 1 (12.50%) JBoss
3 1 (12.50%) Apache Solr
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) DHCP
1 2 (25.00%) HTTP
1 2 (25.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (25.00%) MySQL
2 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (12.50%) JasperReports
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (12.50%) MongoDB
3 1 (12.50%) Redis
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) Subversion
2 3 (37.50%) Eclipse
2 3 (37.50%) Jenkins
3 2 (25.00%) JIRA
3 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (12.50%) Maven
4 1 (12.50%) Selenium
4 1 (12.50%) FitNesse
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Java Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Team Leader
3 1 (12.50%) Java Team Leader
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (12.50%) J2EE Team Leader
3 1 (12.50%) Python Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Lead Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Django Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Python/Django Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) CSS
1 6 (75.00%) HTML
1 6 (75.00%) HTML5
2 5 (62.50%) jQuery
3 4 (50.00%) CSS3
4 3 (37.50%) Hibernate
4 3 (37.50%) Spring
4 3 (37.50%) Spring MVC
5 2 (25.00%) LAMP
5 2 (25.00%) Java EE
5 2 (25.00%) .NET
5 2 (25.00%) Struts
5 2 (25.00%) JSP
5 2 (25.00%) Servlets
5 2 (25.00%) JPA
5 2 (25.00%) RESTful
6 1 (12.50%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (12.50%) ZeroMQ
6 1 (12.50%) Celery
6 1 (12.50%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Client/Server
1 2 (25.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) OO
2 5 (62.50%) MVC
3 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
4 2 (25.00%) Network Load Balancing
5 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Multithreading
5 1 (12.50%) Line Management
5 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
5 1 (12.50%) TDD
5 1 (12.50%) OOD
5 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
5 1 (12.50%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) Java
1 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (12.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Docker
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Sybase
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) SaltStack
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle