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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 99 121 97
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -24
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 30 20 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.53% 1.02% 1.29%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.07% 2.80% 4.13%
Number of salaries quoted 29 20 19
Average salary £37,500 £57,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.78% +71.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £39,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
592 714 533
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 30.10% 36.47% 31.37%
Number of salaries quoted 527 618 478
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -5.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 18 December 2014.

PostgreSQL Salary Histogram in Bristol

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 30 (71.43%) MySQL
2 27 (64.29%) Oracle
2 27 (64.29%) Java
3 24 (57.14%) Linux
4 20 (47.62%) Subversion
5 19 (45.24%) Ruby
5 19 (45.24%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (45.24%) PHP
5 19 (45.24%) Opscode Chef
6 18 (42.86%) Open Source
6 18 (42.86%) nginx
7 17 (40.48%) JavaScript
8 16 (38.10%) Hibernate
8 16 (38.10%) Spring
9 15 (35.71%) MongoDB
9 15 (35.71%) NoSQL
10 14 (33.33%) RabbitMQ
10 14 (33.33%) Bash Shell
10 14 (33.33%) MariaDB
10 14 (33.33%) Hadoop
11 13 (30.95%) Ubuntu
11 13 (30.95%) Tomcat
11 13 (30.95%) Apache
11 13 (30.95%) Puppet
11 13 (30.95%) Relational Database
12 12 (28.57%) Git (software)
13 11 (26.19%) ZABBIX
13 11 (26.19%) CentOS
13 11 (26.19%) Software Engineering
13 11 (26.19%) Debian

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 18 (42.86%) nginx
2 13 (30.95%) Apache
2 13 (30.95%) Tomcat
3 7 (16.67%) Drupal
3 7 (16.67%) WordPress
3 7 (16.67%) Apache Solr
3 7 (16.67%) Node.js
3 7 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (9.52%) MediaWiki
4 4 (9.52%) Confluence
5 2 (4.76%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 7 (16.67%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (21.43%) HTTP
2 6 (14.29%) VPN
2 6 (14.29%) LDAP
2 6 (14.29%) OSPF
2 6 (14.29%) BGP
2 6 (14.29%) Firewall
3 5 (11.90%) LAN
3 5 (11.90%) WAN
4 4 (9.52%) IPv6
4 4 (9.52%) SAN
4 4 (9.52%) IPsec
4 4 (9.52%) EIGRP
4 4 (9.52%) Network Security
5 2 (4.76%) NAS
5 2 (4.76%) VLAN
5 2 (4.76%) Internet
5 2 (4.76%) DNS
5 2 (4.76%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (71.43%) MySQL
2 15 (35.71%) NoSQL
2 15 (35.71%) MongoDB
3 14 (33.33%) MariaDB
3 14 (33.33%) Hadoop
4 13 (30.95%) Relational Database
5 11 (26.19%) SQL Server
6 7 (16.67%) Redis
6 7 (16.67%) Neo4j
6 7 (16.67%) Apache Cassandra
7 6 (14.29%) Big Data
8 1 (2.38%) CouchDB
8 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 20 (47.62%) Subversion
2 12 (28.57%) Git (software)
3 9 (21.43%) JUnit
3 9 (21.43%) Eclipse
4 7 (16.67%) Mercurial
5 5 (11.90%) Jenkins
6 4 (9.52%) Hudson
6 4 (9.52%) JIRA
7 1 (2.38%) Emacs
General
1 1 (2.38%) Finance
1 1 (2.38%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 24 (57.14%) Developer
2 22 (52.38%) Java Developer
3 9 (21.43%) Software Engineer
3 9 (21.43%) Java Software Engineer
4 7 (16.67%) Senior Developer
4 7 (16.67%) Support Engineer
5 6 (14.29%) Senior Java Developer
6 4 (9.52%) DevOps Engineer
7 3 (7.14%) Senior Oracle Developer
7 3 (7.14%) Oracle Developer
8 2 (4.76%) Administrator
8 2 (4.76%) Architect
8 2 (4.76%) Junior
8 2 (4.76%) Technical Architect
8 2 (4.76%) Systems Administrator
8 2 (4.76%) Operations Engineer
8 2 (4.76%) Senior Operations Engineer
8 2 (4.76%) Junior Systems Administrator
9 1 (2.38%) PHP Developer
9 1 (2.38%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (38.10%) Spring
1 16 (38.10%) Hibernate
2 14 (33.33%) RabbitMQ
3 10 (23.81%) XML
4 9 (21.43%) XSD
4 9 (21.43%) J2EE
5 7 (16.67%) CSS
5 7 (16.67%) HTML
5 7 (16.67%) ActiveMQ
5 7 (16.67%) JPA
5 7 (16.67%) REST
5 7 (16.67%) Backbone.js
5 7 (16.67%) Ember.js
6 6 (14.29%) J2SE
7 4 (9.52%) LAMP
8 3 (7.14%) jQuery
9 2 (4.76%) PostGIS
9 2 (4.76%) Middleware
9 2 (4.76%) RESTful
10 1 (2.38%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 18 (42.86%) Open Source
2 7 (16.67%) Derivative
3 6 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (9.52%) Computer Science
4 4 (9.52%) Wiki
5 2 (4.76%) GIS
6 1 (2.38%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 24 (57.14%) Linux
2 13 (30.95%) Ubuntu
3 11 (26.19%) CentOS
3 11 (26.19%) Debian
4 9 (21.43%) Windows
5 7 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (16.67%) Fedora
5 7 (16.67%) Oracle Linux
6 4 (9.52%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (4.76%) SUSE
7 2 (4.76%) UNIX
7 2 (4.76%) openSUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (45.24%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (26.19%) Software Engineering
3 9 (21.43%) Web Application Development
4 8 (19.05%) OO
4 8 (19.05%) SOA
5 7 (16.67%) E-Commerce
5 7 (16.67%) OO PHP
5 7 (16.67%) Time Management
6 6 (14.29%) Unit Testing
6 6 (14.29%) DevOps
6 6 (14.29%) Scrum
7 5 (11.90%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (9.52%) Capacity Planning
8 4 (9.52%) Database Theory
8 4 (9.52%) Relational Database Theory
8 4 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (9.52%) Data Modelling
9 3 (7.14%) Build Automation
10 2 (4.76%) Use Case
10 2 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 27 (64.29%) Java
2 19 (45.24%) PHP
2 19 (45.24%) Ruby
3 17 (40.48%) JavaScript
4 14 (33.33%) Bash Shell
5 11 (26.19%) Perl
6 10 (23.81%) Shell Script
7 8 (19.05%) Python
8 7 (16.67%) SQL
9 1 (2.38%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 4 (9.52%) Degree
2 2 (4.76%) SC Cleared
2 2 (4.76%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.76%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.76%) COBIT
2 1 (2.38%) QA
System Software
1 7 (16.67%) Varnish
2 4 (9.52%) Samba
2 4 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (9.52%) Postfix
2 4 (9.52%) XenServer
3 2 (4.76%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 19 (45.24%) Opscode Chef
2 13 (30.95%) Puppet
3 11 (26.19%) ZABBIX
4 9 (21.43%) Vagrant
4 9 (21.43%) Nagios
4 9 (21.43%) Icinga
5 7 (16.67%) Munin
5 7 (16.67%) Zenoss
5 7 (16.67%) HAProxy
5 7 (16.67%) Ansible
6 3 (7.14%) Salt
7 2 (4.76%) Cacti
Vendors
1 27 (64.29%) Oracle
2 11 (26.19%) Red Hat
3 7 (16.67%) Percona
4 6 (14.29%) VMware
5 4 (9.52%) Citrix
6 2 (4.76%) Mapinfo
6 2 (4.76%) ESRI
Bristol, Avon
Gold Group
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago