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 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 92 108 110
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +2
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 35 14 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.80% 0.82% 0.48%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.17% 2.24% 1.46%
Number of salaries quoted 33 14 8
Average salary £40,000 £39,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.26% +17.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £39,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £40,000
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
567 625 547
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 29.09% 36.51% 32.54%
Number of salaries quoted 524 545 491
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +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 30 January 2015.

PostgreSQL Salary Histogram in Bristol

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 41 (80.39%) MySQL
2 38 (74.51%) Java
3 27 (52.94%) Linux
3 27 (52.94%) Ruby
4 26 (50.98%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (50.98%) PHP
5 25 (49.02%) Oracle
6 24 (47.06%) Subversion
6 24 (47.06%) Open Source
7 22 (43.14%) JavaScript
8 21 (41.18%) Hibernate
8 21 (41.18%) nginx
8 21 (41.18%) Spring
8 21 (41.18%) Opscode Chef
9 19 (37.25%) Bash Shell
9 19 (37.25%) MongoDB
10 18 (35.29%) Git (software)
11 17 (33.33%) Apache
12 16 (31.37%) NoSQL
13 15 (29.41%) RabbitMQ
13 15 (29.41%) Hadoop
13 15 (29.41%) Software Engineering
13 15 (29.41%) Ubuntu
13 15 (29.41%) OO
13 15 (29.41%) Tomcat
13 15 (29.41%) MariaDB
13 15 (29.41%) Relational Database
14 14 (27.45%) Puppet
15 13 (25.49%) ZABBIX
15 13 (25.49%) CentOS

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 (41.18%) nginx
2 17 (33.33%) Apache
3 15 (29.41%) Tomcat
4 8 (15.69%) WordPress
4 8 (15.69%) Node.js
4 8 (15.69%) Drupal
5 7 (13.73%) Apache Solr
5 7 (13.73%) Elasticsearch
6 6 (11.76%) MediaWiki
6 6 (11.76%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 8 (15.69%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (21.57%) HTTP
2 8 (15.69%) OSPF
2 8 (15.69%) BGP
2 8 (15.69%) Firewall
3 6 (11.76%) LDAP
3 6 (11.76%) EIGRP
3 6 (11.76%) IPsec
3 6 (11.76%) VPN
3 6 (11.76%) IPv6
3 6 (11.76%) LAN
3 6 (11.76%) WAN
3 6 (11.76%) Network Security
4 2 (3.92%) SAN
4 2 (3.92%) Internet
4 2 (3.92%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (80.39%) MySQL
2 19 (37.25%) MongoDB
3 16 (31.37%) NoSQL
4 15 (29.41%) Hadoop
4 15 (29.41%) MariaDB
4 15 (29.41%) Relational Database
5 13 (25.49%) SQL Server
6 8 (15.69%) Redis
6 8 (15.69%) Neo4j
6 8 (15.69%) Apache Cassandra
7 5 (9.80%) Big Data
8 1 (1.96%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 24 (47.06%) Subversion
2 18 (35.29%) Git (software)
3 11 (21.57%) Eclipse
3 11 (21.57%) JUnit
4 10 (19.61%) Jenkins
5 7 (13.73%) Mercurial
6 6 (11.76%) Hudson
6 6 (11.76%) JIRA
7 1 (1.96%) Emacs
General
1 5 (9.80%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 32 (62.75%) Developer
2 26 (50.98%) Java Developer
3 11 (21.57%) Software Engineer
3 11 (21.57%) Java Software Engineer
4 9 (17.65%) Senior Developer
5 7 (13.73%) Support Engineer
6 6 (11.76%) DevOps Engineer
7 5 (9.80%) Senior Java Developer
7 5 (9.80%) PHP Developer
8 4 (7.84%) Senior PHP Developer
9 2 (3.92%) QA Engineer
9 2 (3.92%) Senior Oracle Developer
9 2 (3.92%) Technical Architect
9 2 (3.92%) Systems Administrator
9 2 (3.92%) Architect
9 2 (3.92%) Junior
9 2 (3.92%) Administrator
9 2 (3.92%) Oracle Developer
9 2 (3.92%) Junior Systems Administrator
10 1 (1.96%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (41.18%) Hibernate
1 21 (41.18%) Spring
2 15 (29.41%) RabbitMQ
3 12 (23.53%) XML
4 11 (21.57%) XSD
4 11 (21.57%) J2EE
5 10 (19.61%) REST
5 10 (19.61%) CSS
5 10 (19.61%) HTML
5 10 (19.61%) JPA
6 8 (15.69%) Backbone.js
6 8 (15.69%) Ember.js
7 7 (13.73%) ActiveMQ
8 6 (11.76%) LAMP
8 6 (11.76%) RESTful
9 5 (9.80%) J2SE
10 4 (7.84%) CakePHP
11 3 (5.88%) jQuery
11 3 (5.88%) Web Services
12 2 (3.92%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 24 (47.06%) Open Source
2 7 (13.73%) Derivative
3 6 (11.76%) Wiki
4 5 (9.80%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (7.84%) Computer Science
6 2 (3.92%) GIS
6 2 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.96%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 27 (52.94%) Linux
2 15 (29.41%) Ubuntu
3 13 (25.49%) CentOS
3 13 (25.49%) Debian
4 10 (19.61%) Windows
5 7 (13.73%) Oracle Linux
5 7 (13.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (13.73%) Fedora
6 6 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (3.92%) SUSE
7 2 (3.92%) openSUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (50.98%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (29.41%) Software Engineering
2 15 (29.41%) OO
3 12 (23.53%) SOA
4 11 (21.57%) Web Application Development
5 9 (17.65%) E-Commerce
5 9 (17.65%) OO PHP
6 8 (15.69%) Scrum
7 7 (13.73%) Time Management
8 6 (11.76%) DevOps
8 6 (11.76%) Database Theory
8 6 (11.76%) Relational Database Theory
8 6 (11.76%) Build Automation
8 6 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
8 6 (11.76%) OOP
8 6 (11.76%) Data Modelling
8 6 (11.76%) Capacity Planning
8 6 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (9.80%) Unit Testing
10 4 (7.84%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 38 (74.51%) Java
2 27 (52.94%) Ruby
3 26 (50.98%) PHP
4 22 (43.14%) JavaScript
5 19 (37.25%) Bash Shell
6 13 (25.49%) Perl
7 10 (19.61%) Python
8 9 (17.65%) Shell Script
9 8 (15.69%) SQL
10 4 (7.84%) PHP5
11 2 (3.92%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (11.76%) Degree
2 2 (3.92%) Postgraduate
2 2 (3.92%) SC Cleared
2 2 (3.92%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.92%) QA
System Software
1 7 (13.73%) Varnish
2 6 (11.76%) Samba
2 6 (11.76%) Postfix
2 6 (11.76%) XenServer
2 6 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.92%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 21 (41.18%) Opscode Chef
2 14 (27.45%) Puppet
3 13 (25.49%) ZABBIX
4 9 (17.65%) Nagios
4 9 (17.65%) Icinga
5 8 (15.69%) Vagrant
6 7 (13.73%) Munin
6 7 (13.73%) Zenoss
6 7 (13.73%) HAProxy
6 7 (13.73%) Ansible
7 6 (11.76%) Salt
8 2 (3.92%) Cacti
Vendors
1 25 (49.02%) Oracle
2 13 (25.49%) Red Hat
3 7 (13.73%) Percona
4 6 (11.76%) Citrix
4 6 (11.76%) VMware
5 2 (3.92%) Mapinfo
5 2 (3.92%) ESRI