The table below looks at the statistics for PostgreSQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PostgreSQL over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 63 57 50
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -7
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 26 22 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 2.88% 3.21% 4.72%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.90% 8.12% 10.43%
Number of salaries quoted 23 16 36
Average salary £40,000 £26,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.84% -35.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £25,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
PostgreSQL
East Sussex

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 Brighton region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
292 271 345
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 32.30% 39.50% 45.28%
Number of salaries quoted 274 216 335
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,800 £25,000 £26,800
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £48,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

PostgreSQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PostgreSQL across the Brighton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

PostgreSQL Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

PostgreSQL
Salary Trend in Brighton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PostgreSQL across the Brighton region.

PostgreSQL Salary Trend in Brighton

PostgreSQL
Salary Histogram in Brighton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PostgreSQL across the Brighton region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

PostgreSQL Salary Histogram in Brighton

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Brighton 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 80 (76.19%) Linux
2 79 (75.24%) Java
3 62 (59.05%) MySQL
4 48 (45.71%) SQL
5 44 (41.90%) JavaScript
5 44 (41.90%) HTML
6 41 (39.05%) CSS
6 41 (39.05%) Spring
7 39 (37.14%) UNIX
8 37 (35.24%) Perl
9 34 (32.38%) XML
10 33 (31.43%) jQuery
11 32 (30.48%) Degree
12 31 (29.52%) Ruby
12 31 (29.52%) Git (software)
13 30 (28.57%) Tomcat
14 29 (27.62%) MVC
15 28 (26.67%) HTTP
15 28 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
16 27 (25.71%) XPath
16 27 (25.71%) XQuery
17 26 (24.76%) Social Media
18 25 (23.81%) Spring MVC
19 24 (22.86%) Subversion
19 24 (22.86%) Open Source
20 23 (21.90%) Computer Science
20 23 (21.90%) Java EE
20 23 (21.90%) SOAP
20 23 (21.90%) Web Services
20 23 (21.90%) J2EE

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Brighton 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 30 (28.57%) Tomcat
2 15 (14.29%) Apache Solr
3 13 (12.38%) Apache Spark
4 11 (10.48%) Node.js
5 10 (9.52%) Apache
6 9 (8.57%) IIS
7 7 (6.67%) Moodle
7 7 (6.67%) OpenStack
8 4 (3.81%) nginx
8 4 (3.81%) Jetty
8 4 (3.81%) Drupal
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.71%) SaaS
2 3 (2.86%) Basecamp
3 2 (1.90%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 28 (26.67%) HTTP
2 10 (9.52%) VoIP
3 5 (4.76%) SMTP
3 5 (4.76%) TCP/IP
3 5 (4.76%) DNS
4 4 (3.81%) InfiniBand
4 4 (3.81%) Ethernet
5 3 (2.86%) FTP
5 3 (2.86%) DHCP
5 3 (2.86%) LDAP
6 2 (1.90%) Network Security
6 2 (1.90%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (59.05%) MySQL
2 22 (20.95%) HBase
3 18 (17.14%) NoSQL
4 17 (16.19%) SQL Server
5 15 (14.29%) Big Data
5 15 (14.29%) Relational Database
6 13 (12.38%) Hadoop
7 11 (10.48%) RDBMS
8 9 (8.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 9 (8.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 9 (8.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (4.76%) Oracle Database 11g
9 5 (4.76%) Oracle Database 10g
9 5 (4.76%) Oracle Reports
9 5 (4.76%) NewSQL
9 5 (4.76%) Oracle Database
10 4 (3.81%) MarkLogic
10 4 (3.81%) BaseX
10 4 (3.81%) MongoDB
10 4 (3.81%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 31 (29.52%) Git (software)
2 24 (22.86%) Subversion
3 18 (17.14%) Ant
3 18 (17.14%) Maven
4 9 (8.57%) Mockito
4 9 (8.57%) JUnit
5 6 (5.71%) JIRA
6 3 (2.86%) Selenium
6 3 (2.86%) Cucumber
6 3 (2.86%) WebDriver
6 3 (2.86%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (6.67%) Marketing
2 4 (3.81%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 72 (68.57%) Developer
2 54 (51.43%) Java Developer
3 29 (27.62%) Administrator
4 20 (19.05%) Senior Developer
5 18 (17.14%) Senior Java Developer
5 18 (17.14%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 16 (15.24%) Systems Administrator
6 16 (15.24%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 16 (15.24%) Linux Administrator
7 14 (13.33%) DBA
8 13 (12.38%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
9 11 (10.48%) PHP Developer
10 9 (8.57%) SQL Server DBA
10 9 (8.57%) Web Developer
10 9 (8.57%) SQL DBA
11 8 (7.62%) Server Administrator
12 7 (6.67%) Java Web Developer
13 6 (5.71%) Perl Developer
14 5 (4.76%) J2EE Developer
15 4 (3.81%) PHP LAMP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (41.90%) HTML
2 41 (39.05%) CSS
2 41 (39.05%) Spring
3 34 (32.38%) XML
4 33 (31.43%) jQuery
5 25 (23.81%) Spring MVC
6 23 (21.90%) Java EE
6 23 (21.90%) SOAP
6 23 (21.90%) Web Services
6 23 (21.90%) J2EE
7 22 (20.95%) Hibernate
7 22 (20.95%) JPA
8 8 (7.62%) LAMP
9 5 (4.76%) Servlets
9 5 (4.76%) JDBC
10 4 (3.81%) DHTML
10 4 (3.81%) XSLT
10 4 (3.81%) Django
10 4 (3.81%) JSON
10 4 (3.81%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 26 (24.76%) Social Media
2 24 (22.86%) Open Source
3 23 (21.90%) Computer Science
4 14 (13.33%) Algorithms
5 9 (8.57%) Replication
6 4 (3.81%) Inversion of Control
7 3 (2.86%) E-Learning
8 2 (1.90%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (1.90%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 80 (76.19%) Linux
2 39 (37.14%) UNIX
3 16 (15.24%) Windows
4 11 (10.48%) Ubuntu
5 7 (6.67%) Mac OS X
5 7 (6.67%) Debian
5 7 (6.67%) Windows 7
6 3 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (27.62%) MVC
2 28 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (17.14%) Social Media Monitoring
4 17 (16.19%) Software Engineering
5 16 (15.24%) Performance Tuning
6 14 (13.33%) Kalman Filter
7 11 (10.48%) Configuration Management
8 10 (9.52%) Analytics
9 9 (8.57%) Kanban
9 9 (8.57%) Scrum
9 9 (8.57%) Unit Testing
10 8 (7.62%) Migration
10 8 (7.62%) OO
11 7 (6.67%) Workflow
11 7 (6.67%) Digital Marketing
11 7 (6.67%) Performance Monitoring
12 6 (5.71%) User Stories
12 6 (5.71%) TDD
13 5 (4.76%) Integration Testing
14 4 (3.81%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 79 (75.24%) Java
2 48 (45.71%) SQL
3 44 (41.90%) JavaScript
4 37 (35.24%) Perl
5 31 (29.52%) Ruby
6 27 (25.71%) XPath
6 27 (25.71%) XQuery
7 19 (18.10%) Python
8 18 (17.14%) Groovy
8 18 (17.14%) Scala
9 14 (13.33%) Bash Shell
10 11 (10.48%) PHP
11 9 (8.57%) T-SQL
12 5 (4.76%) Shell Script
12 5 (4.76%) PL/SQL
13 4 (3.81%) C
Qualifications
1 32 (30.48%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 9 (8.57%) KVM
2 7 (6.67%) LXC
3 4 (3.81%) Varnish
4 3 (2.86%) Samba
4 3 (2.86%) NFS
4 3 (2.86%) Postfix
5 2 (1.90%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (1.90%) Xen
Systems Management
1 14 (13.33%) Puppet
2 13 (12.38%) Hadoop YARN
3 5 (4.76%) Ansible
4 4 (3.81%) Graphite
4 4 (3.81%) Nagios
Vendors
1 10 (9.52%) Oracle
2 3 (2.86%) Zend
2 3 (2.86%) HP
2 3 (2.86%) Red Hat
3 2 (1.90%) VMware