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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 125 119 106
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -13
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 3 11 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.13% 0.51% 0.35%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.50% 1.93% 1.24%
Number of salaries quoted 3 10 6
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -5.88%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £43,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.97% +14.66%
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
597 569 482
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 25.66% 26.63% 27.88%
Number of salaries quoted 506 524 401
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,200 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +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 22 September 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 14 (100.00%) Java
1 14 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 13 (92.86%) Tomcat
2 13 (92.86%) Hibernate
2 13 (92.86%) Spring
2 13 (92.86%) JasperReports
2 13 (92.86%) Jenkins
3 12 (85.71%) SQL Server 2005
3 12 (85.71%) Unit Testing
3 12 (85.71%) Multithreading
3 12 (85.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (85.71%) Ajax
3 12 (85.71%) Spring MVC
3 12 (85.71%) Selenium
3 12 (85.71%) FitNesse
3 12 (85.71%) Maven
3 12 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (85.71%) TDD
3 12 (85.71%) ActiveMQ
3 12 (85.71%) Subversion
3 12 (85.71%) JMS
3 12 (85.71%) Eclipse
3 12 (85.71%) MVC
3 12 (85.71%) Oracle
3 12 (85.71%) SQL Server
3 12 (85.71%) JMX
3 12 (85.71%) J2EE
3 12 (85.71%) SOAP
3 12 (85.71%) OO
3 12 (85.71%) JBoss

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 13 (92.86%) Tomcat
2 1 (7.14%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (92.86%) JasperReports
2 12 (85.71%) SQL Server 2005
2 12 (85.71%) SQL Server 2008
2 12 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 12 (85.71%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (7.14%) MySQL
3 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (92.86%) Jenkins
2 12 (85.71%) Selenium
2 12 (85.71%) FitNesse
2 12 (85.71%) Maven
2 12 (85.71%) Subversion
2 12 (85.71%) Eclipse
3 1 (7.14%) Hudson
General
1 11 (78.57%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Java Team Leader
1 7 (50.00%) Developer
1 7 (50.00%) Team Leader
2 6 (42.86%) Java Developer
3 5 (35.71%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Web Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Applications Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Systems Support
4 1 (7.14%) Systems Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Web Applications Developer
4 1 (7.14%) J2EE Team Leader
4 1 (7.14%) Ruby on Rails Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (92.86%) Hibernate
1 13 (92.86%) Spring
2 12 (85.71%) Ajax
2 12 (85.71%) Spring MVC
2 12 (85.71%) ActiveMQ
2 12 (85.71%) JMS
2 12 (85.71%) JMX
2 12 (85.71%) J2EE
2 12 (85.71%) SOAP
3 2 (14.29%) CSS
3 2 (14.29%) HTML
4 1 (7.14%) XML
4 1 (7.14%) LAMP
4 1 (7.14%) PostGIS
4 1 (7.14%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) UNIX
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) Unit Testing
1 12 (85.71%) Multithreading
1 12 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (85.71%) TDD
1 12 (85.71%) MVC
1 12 (85.71%) OO
2 1 (7.14%) Test Scripting
2 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (7.14%) Web Application Development
2 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) Java
1 14 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (7.14%) C++
2 1 (7.14%) Perl
2 1 (7.14%) PHP
2 1 (7.14%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) ActionScript
2 1 (7.14%) Python
2 1 (7.14%) Bash Shell
2 1 (7.14%) Ruby
Vendors
1 12 (85.71%) Oracle
1 12 (85.71%) JBoss
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £17,000 to £27,000 per annum plus bonus paid on projects
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