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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 101 108 115
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +7
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 29 18 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.49% 0.90% 0.23%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.29% 3.01% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 26 17 4
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +34.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £38,000 £31,050
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £49,100 £38,050
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.52% +6.25%
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
548 599 612
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 28.13% 29.98% 34.97%
Number of salaries quoted 500 509 513
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £28,650 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%

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 22 May 2015.

PostgreSQL Salary Histogram in Bristol

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 60 (95.24%) Java
2 42 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 42 (66.67%) MySQL
2 42 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (60.32%) Linux
4 37 (58.73%) Hibernate
4 37 (58.73%) Spring
4 37 (58.73%) Open Source
5 33 (52.38%) Tomcat
6 30 (47.62%) XML
7 28 (44.44%) CSS
7 28 (44.44%) Ruby
7 28 (44.44%) Git (software)
8 27 (42.86%) PHP
9 26 (41.27%) Web Application Development
10 24 (38.10%) SQL Server
10 24 (38.10%) Continuous Integration
11 23 (36.51%) SQL
11 23 (36.51%) Puppet
12 22 (34.92%) Subversion
13 21 (33.33%) Degree
13 21 (33.33%) nginx
13 21 (33.33%) Oracle
14 20 (31.75%) Software Engineering
15 18 (28.57%) OO
15 18 (28.57%) Bash Shell
16 17 (26.98%) HTTP
16 17 (26.98%) JSON
16 17 (26.98%) TDD
17 16 (25.40%) Apache

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 33 (52.38%) Tomcat
2 21 (33.33%) nginx
3 16 (25.40%) Apache
4 12 (19.05%) Node.js
5 8 (12.70%) WordPress
5 8 (12.70%) Drupal
6 7 (11.11%) MediaWiki
6 7 (11.11%) Confluence
7 5 (7.94%) ArcGIS
8 4 (6.35%) WebSphere Application Server
8 4 (6.35%) WebLogic
8 4 (6.35%) JBoss
8 4 (6.35%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 4 (6.35%) ArcSDE
8 4 (6.35%) WebSphere
9 2 (3.17%) Apache Solr
9 2 (3.17%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (1.59%) Oracle Spatial
Cloud Services
1 8 (12.70%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (12.70%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (26.98%) HTTP
2 7 (11.11%) Network Security
2 7 (11.11%) LDAP
2 7 (11.11%) Firewall
2 7 (11.11%) IPsec
2 7 (11.11%) OSPF
2 7 (11.11%) BGP
2 7 (11.11%) EIGRP
2 7 (11.11%) LAN
2 7 (11.11%) WAN
2 7 (11.11%) VPN
2 7 (11.11%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (66.67%) MySQL
2 24 (38.10%) SQL Server
3 16 (25.40%) Relational Database
4 15 (23.81%) MongoDB
5 10 (15.87%) Hadoop
5 10 (15.87%) MariaDB
5 10 (15.87%) NoSQL
6 8 (12.70%) Apache Cassandra
6 8 (12.70%) Redis
6 8 (12.70%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 28 (44.44%) Git (software)
2 22 (34.92%) Subversion
3 16 (25.40%) Cucumber
4 13 (20.63%) WebDriver
4 13 (20.63%) Karma Test Runner
4 13 (20.63%) JUnit
4 13 (20.63%) Eclipse
5 12 (19.05%) Jenkins
6 7 (11.11%) Hudson
6 7 (11.11%) JIRA
7 3 (4.76%) Selenium
8 2 (3.17%) Mercurial
9 1 (1.59%) Visual Studio
9 1 (1.59%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (9.52%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 48 (76.19%) Developer
2 37 (58.73%) Java Developer
3 15 (23.81%) Software Engineer
4 13 (20.63%) Java Software Engineer
5 7 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
6 6 (9.52%) Senior Developer
6 6 (9.52%) PHP Developer
6 6 (9.52%) QA Engineer
7 5 (7.94%) Senior PHP Developer
7 5 (7.94%) GIS Developer
8 3 (4.76%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 2 (3.17%) Support Engineer
10 1 (1.59%) Junior
10 1 (1.59%) Web Developer
10 1 (1.59%) Junior Java Developer
10 1 (1.59%) Senior Java Developer
10 1 (1.59%) Junior Developer
10 1 (1.59%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (58.73%) Hibernate
1 37 (58.73%) Spring
2 30 (47.62%) XML
3 28 (44.44%) CSS
4 17 (26.98%) JSON
5 16 (25.40%) HTML
6 14 (22.22%) AngularJS
7 13 (20.63%) XSD
7 13 (20.63%) J2EE
7 13 (20.63%) Grails
8 11 (17.46%) REST
8 11 (17.46%) JPA
9 10 (15.87%) RESTful
9 10 (15.87%) RabbitMQ
10 8 (12.70%) Web Services
10 8 (12.70%) Ember.js
10 8 (12.70%) Backbone.js
11 6 (9.52%) LAMP
12 5 (7.94%) HTML5
12 5 (7.94%) CakePHP
Miscellaneous
1 37 (58.73%) Open Source
2 15 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (11.11%) Wiki
3 7 (11.11%) Computer Science
4 5 (7.94%) GIS
5 4 (6.35%) Mathematics
5 4 (6.35%) User Experience
6 2 (3.17%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 38 (60.32%) Linux
2 14 (22.22%) Windows
3 9 (14.29%) CentOS
3 9 (14.29%) Debian
3 9 (14.29%) Ubuntu
4 7 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (3.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (3.17%) Fedora
5 2 (3.17%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (41.27%) Web Application Development
3 24 (38.10%) Continuous Integration
4 20 (31.75%) Software Engineering
5 18 (28.57%) OO
6 17 (26.98%) TDD
7 13 (20.63%) BDD
7 13 (20.63%) SOA
7 13 (20.63%) Pair Programming
8 9 (14.29%) OO PHP
9 8 (12.70%) Scrum
9 8 (12.70%) E-Commerce
9 8 (12.70%) OOP
10 7 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
10 7 (11.11%) DevOps
10 7 (11.11%) Database Theory
10 7 (11.11%) Relational Database Theory
10 7 (11.11%) Data Modelling
10 7 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
11 6 (9.52%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 60 (95.24%) Java
2 42 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 28 (44.44%) Ruby
4 27 (42.86%) PHP
5 23 (36.51%) SQL
6 18 (28.57%) Bash Shell
7 13 (20.63%) Perl
8 12 (19.05%) Python
9 7 (11.11%) C#
10 5 (7.94%) PHP5
11 2 (3.17%) Shell Script
12 1 (1.59%) VBA
Qualifications
1 21 (33.33%) Degree
2 4 (6.35%) SC Cleared
2 4 (6.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.52%) QA
System Software
1 7 (11.11%) XenServer
1 7 (11.11%) iptables
1 7 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (11.11%) Postfix
1 7 (11.11%) Samba
2 2 (3.17%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 23 (36.51%) Puppet
2 16 (25.40%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (14.29%) ZABBIX
4 8 (12.70%) Vagrant
5 6 (9.52%) Salt
6 2 (3.17%) Munin
6 2 (3.17%) Zenoss
6 2 (3.17%) Nagios
6 2 (3.17%) Icinga
6 2 (3.17%) Ansible
6 2 (3.17%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 21 (33.33%) Oracle
2 9 (14.29%) Red Hat
3 7 (11.11%) VMware
3 7 (11.11%) Citrix
4 5 (7.94%) Mapinfo
5 4 (6.35%) ESRI
6 2 (3.17%) Percona
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