The table below looks at the statistics for PostgreSQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PostgreSQL over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 102 107 125
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +18
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 22 13 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.15% 0.73% 0.45%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.14% 2.29% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 21 12 8
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £31,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +18.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £35,450
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +10.38%
PostgreSQL
South West

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 Bristol region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
531 567 681
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 27.67% 31.89% 38.54%
Number of salaries quoted 470 497 595
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £49,600 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

PostgreSQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

PostgreSQL Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

PostgreSQL
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

PostgreSQL Salary Trend in Bristol

PostgreSQL
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PostgreSQL across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

PostgreSQL Salary Histogram in Bristol

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 43 (81.13%) Java
2 42 (79.25%) MySQL
3 32 (60.38%) Open Source
4 31 (58.49%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (58.49%) Linux
5 30 (56.60%) JavaScript
6 29 (54.72%) Hibernate
6 29 (54.72%) Spring
7 28 (52.83%) Ruby
8 26 (49.06%) Subversion
8 26 (49.06%) PHP
9 23 (43.40%) Git (software)
10 22 (41.51%) Oracle
11 21 (39.62%) Tomcat
11 21 (39.62%) nginx
11 21 (39.62%) Opscode Chef
12 19 (35.85%) Puppet
12 19 (35.85%) MongoDB
12 19 (35.85%) XML
13 18 (33.96%) Web Application Development
14 17 (32.08%) Bash Shell
14 17 (32.08%) Software Engineering
15 16 (30.19%) NoSQL
15 16 (30.19%) CSS
15 16 (30.19%) SQL Server
15 16 (30.19%) OO
15 16 (30.19%) Apache
16 15 (28.30%) RabbitMQ
16 15 (28.30%) MariaDB
16 15 (28.30%) Hadoop

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 21 (39.62%) Tomcat
1 21 (39.62%) nginx
2 16 (30.19%) Apache
3 8 (15.09%) Node.js
3 8 (15.09%) Drupal
3 8 (15.09%) WordPress
4 7 (13.21%) Apache Solr
4 7 (13.21%) Elasticsearch
5 6 (11.32%) MediaWiki
5 6 (11.32%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 8 (15.09%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (24.53%) HTTP
2 6 (11.32%) VPN
2 6 (11.32%) IPv6
2 6 (11.32%) OSPF
2 6 (11.32%) BGP
2 6 (11.32%) EIGRP
2 6 (11.32%) Firewall
2 6 (11.32%) IPsec
2 6 (11.32%) Network Security
2 6 (11.32%) LDAP
2 6 (11.32%) LAN
2 6 (11.32%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (79.25%) MySQL
2 19 (35.85%) MongoDB
3 16 (30.19%) SQL Server
3 16 (30.19%) NoSQL
4 15 (28.30%) Hadoop
4 15 (28.30%) MariaDB
4 15 (28.30%) Relational Database
5 8 (15.09%) Apache Cassandra
5 8 (15.09%) Redis
5 8 (15.09%) Neo4j
6 1 (1.89%) Big Data
6 1 (1.89%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 26 (49.06%) Subversion
2 23 (43.40%) Git (software)
3 13 (24.53%) JUnit
3 13 (24.53%) Eclipse
4 10 (18.87%) Jenkins
5 7 (13.21%) Mercurial
6 6 (11.32%) JIRA
6 6 (11.32%) Hudson
7 5 (9.43%) Karma Test Runner
7 5 (9.43%) WebDriver
7 5 (9.43%) Cucumber
8 1 (1.89%) Emacs
General
1 5 (9.43%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 36 (67.92%) Developer
2 30 (56.60%) Java Developer
3 13 (24.53%) Software Engineer
3 13 (24.53%) Java Software Engineer
4 7 (13.21%) Support Engineer
5 6 (11.32%) Senior Developer
5 6 (11.32%) DevOps Engineer
6 5 (9.43%) PHP Developer
7 4 (7.55%) Senior PHP Developer
8 3 (5.66%) QA Engineer
9 2 (3.77%) Senior Java Developer
10 1 (1.89%) Python Developer
10 1 (1.89%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 1 (1.89%) Test Engineer
10 1 (1.89%) Architect
10 1 (1.89%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (54.72%) Hibernate
1 29 (54.72%) Spring
2 19 (35.85%) XML
3 16 (30.19%) CSS
4 15 (28.30%) RabbitMQ
5 13 (24.53%) J2EE
5 13 (24.53%) XSD
6 11 (20.75%) HTML
6 11 (20.75%) JPA
6 11 (20.75%) REST
7 8 (15.09%) Backbone.js
7 8 (15.09%) Ember.js
8 7 (13.21%) ActiveMQ
9 6 (11.32%) RESTful
9 6 (11.32%) JSON
9 6 (11.32%) LAMP
10 5 (9.43%) AngularJS
10 5 (9.43%) Grails
11 4 (7.55%) CakePHP
11 4 (7.55%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 32 (60.38%) Open Source
2 8 (15.09%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (13.21%) Derivative
4 6 (11.32%) Wiki
5 4 (7.55%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.89%) GIS
6 1 (1.89%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.89%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 31 (58.49%) Linux
2 13 (24.53%) Debian
2 13 (24.53%) Ubuntu
2 13 (24.53%) CentOS
3 9 (16.98%) Windows
4 7 (13.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (13.21%) Oracle Linux
4 7 (13.21%) Fedora
5 6 (11.32%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (58.49%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (33.96%) Web Application Development
3 17 (32.08%) Software Engineering
4 16 (30.19%) OO
5 12 (22.64%) SOA
6 11 (20.75%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (18.87%) E-Commerce
8 9 (16.98%) OO PHP
9 7 (13.21%) Time Management
9 7 (13.21%) OOP
10 6 (11.32%) Data Modelling
10 6 (11.32%) TDD
10 6 (11.32%) Disaster Recovery
10 6 (11.32%) Capacity Planning
10 6 (11.32%) DevOps
10 6 (11.32%) Build Automation
10 6 (11.32%) Database Theory
10 6 (11.32%) Relational Database Theory
11 5 (9.43%) BDD
11 5 (9.43%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 43 (81.13%) Java
2 30 (56.60%) JavaScript
3 28 (52.83%) Ruby
4 26 (49.06%) PHP
5 17 (32.08%) Bash Shell
6 14 (26.42%) SQL
7 13 (24.53%) Perl
8 11 (20.75%) Python
9 7 (13.21%) Shell Script
10 4 (7.55%) PHP5
11 3 (5.66%) C#
Qualifications
1 9 (16.98%) Degree
2 1 (1.89%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.89%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.89%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.66%) QA
System Software
1 7 (13.21%) Varnish
2 6 (11.32%) iptables
2 6 (11.32%) Samba
2 6 (11.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (11.32%) Postfix
2 6 (11.32%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 21 (39.62%) Opscode Chef
2 19 (35.85%) Puppet
3 13 (24.53%) ZABBIX
4 8 (15.09%) Vagrant
5 7 (13.21%) Munin
5 7 (13.21%) Zenoss
5 7 (13.21%) HAProxy
5 7 (13.21%) Ansible
5 7 (13.21%) Nagios
5 7 (13.21%) Icinga
6 6 (11.32%) Salt
Vendors
1 22 (41.51%) Oracle
2 13 (24.53%) Red Hat
3 7 (13.21%) Percona
4 6 (11.32%) VMware
4 6 (11.32%) Citrix
5 1 (1.89%) Mapinfo
5 1 (1.89%) ESRI
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