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

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 103 112 121
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +9
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 26 18 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.29% 0.90% 0.38%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.53% 2.93% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 24 17 7
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +41.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,200 £45,400 £36,100
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +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
574 615 687
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 28.44% 30.58% 37.50%
Number of salaries quoted 506 530 578
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +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 1 May 2015.

PostgreSQL Salary Histogram in Bristol

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 1 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 54 (88.52%) Java
2 43 (70.49%) MySQL
3 39 (63.93%) Agile Software Development
4 38 (62.30%) JavaScript
5 37 (60.66%) Linux
6 36 (59.02%) Open Source
7 34 (55.74%) Hibernate
7 34 (55.74%) Spring
8 29 (47.54%) Ruby
8 29 (47.54%) Tomcat
9 28 (45.90%) PHP
10 27 (44.26%) XML
10 27 (44.26%) Git (software)
11 24 (39.34%) Subversion
11 24 (39.34%) CSS
12 23 (37.70%) Web Application Development
13 22 (36.07%) Puppet
13 22 (36.07%) nginx
14 21 (34.43%) Oracle
14 21 (34.43%) SQL Server
15 20 (32.79%) SQL
15 20 (32.79%) Continuous Integration
16 19 (31.15%) Software Engineering
16 19 (31.15%) Bash Shell
16 19 (31.15%) Opscode Chef
17 17 (27.87%) MongoDB
17 17 (27.87%) Degree
17 17 (27.87%) Apache
17 17 (27.87%) OO
18 16 (26.23%) HTTP

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 29 (47.54%) Tomcat
2 22 (36.07%) nginx
3 17 (27.87%) Apache
4 11 (18.03%) Node.js
5 8 (13.11%) Drupal
5 8 (13.11%) WordPress
6 7 (11.48%) Confluence
6 7 (11.48%) MediaWiki
7 4 (6.56%) Elasticsearch
7 4 (6.56%) Apache Solr
8 3 (4.92%) ArcSDE
8 3 (4.92%) WebSphere
8 3 (4.92%) ArcGIS
8 3 (4.92%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 3 (4.92%) JBoss
8 3 (4.92%) WebSphere Application Server
8 3 (4.92%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 8 (13.11%) PaaS
1 8 (13.11%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (26.23%) HTTP
2 7 (11.48%) Network Security
2 7 (11.48%) LDAP
2 7 (11.48%) OSPF
2 7 (11.48%) BGP
2 7 (11.48%) EIGRP
2 7 (11.48%) LAN
2 7 (11.48%) WAN
2 7 (11.48%) VPN
2 7 (11.48%) IPv6
2 7 (11.48%) Firewall
2 7 (11.48%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (70.49%) MySQL
2 21 (34.43%) SQL Server
3 17 (27.87%) MongoDB
4 16 (26.23%) Relational Database
5 13 (21.31%) NoSQL
6 12 (19.67%) MariaDB
6 12 (19.67%) Hadoop
7 8 (13.11%) Redis
7 8 (13.11%) Neo4j
7 8 (13.11%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (1.64%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 27 (44.26%) Git (software)
2 24 (39.34%) Subversion
3 13 (21.31%) JUnit
3 13 (21.31%) Eclipse
4 12 (19.67%) Cucumber
4 12 (19.67%) Jenkins
5 10 (16.39%) Karma Test Runner
5 10 (16.39%) WebDriver
6 7 (11.48%) JIRA
6 7 (11.48%) Hudson
7 4 (6.56%) Mercurial
8 2 (3.28%) Selenium
9 1 (1.64%) Emacs
General
1 6 (9.84%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 44 (72.13%) Developer
2 34 (55.74%) Java Developer
3 15 (24.59%) Software Engineer
4 13 (21.31%) Java Software Engineer
5 7 (11.48%) DevOps Engineer
6 6 (9.84%) Senior Developer
6 6 (9.84%) PHP Developer
7 5 (8.20%) QA Engineer
7 5 (8.20%) Senior PHP Developer
8 4 (6.56%) Support Engineer
9 3 (4.92%) GIS Developer
10 2 (3.28%) Linux DevOps Engineer
11 1 (1.64%) Python Developer
11 1 (1.64%) Junior Java Developer
11 1 (1.64%) Senior Java Developer
11 1 (1.64%) Junior Developer
11 1 (1.64%) Test Engineer
11 1 (1.64%) Technical Architect
11 1 (1.64%) Architect
11 1 (1.64%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (55.74%) Hibernate
1 34 (55.74%) Spring
2 27 (44.26%) XML
3 24 (39.34%) CSS
4 14 (22.95%) HTML
4 14 (22.95%) JSON
5 13 (21.31%) XSD
5 13 (21.31%) J2EE
6 12 (19.67%) RabbitMQ
7 11 (18.03%) JPA
7 11 (18.03%) REST
8 10 (16.39%) AngularJS
8 10 (16.39%) Grails
8 10 (16.39%) RESTful
9 8 (13.11%) Ember.js
9 8 (13.11%) Backbone.js
10 7 (11.48%) Web Services
10 7 (11.48%) LAMP
11 5 (8.20%) jQuery
11 5 (8.20%) CakePHP
Miscellaneous
1 36 (59.02%) Open Source
2 12 (19.67%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (11.48%) Computer Science
3 7 (11.48%) Wiki
4 4 (6.56%) GIS
4 4 (6.56%) Derivative
5 3 (4.92%) Mathematics
5 3 (4.92%) User Experience
6 1 (1.64%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 37 (60.66%) Linux
2 13 (21.31%) Windows
3 11 (18.03%) CentOS
3 11 (18.03%) Debian
3 11 (18.03%) Ubuntu
4 7 (11.48%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (6.56%) Oracle Linux
5 4 (6.56%) Fedora
5 4 (6.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (63.93%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (37.70%) Web Application Development
3 20 (32.79%) Continuous Integration
4 19 (31.15%) Software Engineering
5 17 (27.87%) OO
6 14 (22.95%) TDD
7 13 (21.31%) SOA
8 10 (16.39%) BDD
8 10 (16.39%) Pair Programming
9 9 (14.75%) E-Commerce
9 9 (14.75%) OO PHP
10 8 (13.11%) OOP
11 7 (11.48%) Data Modelling
11 7 (11.48%) Scrum
11 7 (11.48%) Disaster Recovery
11 7 (11.48%) Capacity Planning
11 7 (11.48%) Build Automation
11 7 (11.48%) DevOps
11 7 (11.48%) Database Theory
11 7 (11.48%) Relational Database Theory
Programming Languages
1 54 (88.52%) Java
2 38 (62.30%) JavaScript
3 29 (47.54%) Ruby
4 28 (45.90%) PHP
5 20 (32.79%) SQL
6 19 (31.15%) Bash Shell
7 14 (22.95%) Perl
8 13 (21.31%) Python
9 5 (8.20%) PHP5
9 5 (8.20%) C#
10 4 (6.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 17 (27.87%) Degree
2 4 (6.56%) SC Cleared
2 4 (6.56%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.64%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.20%) QA
System Software
1 7 (11.48%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (11.48%) Postfix
1 7 (11.48%) XenServer
1 7 (11.48%) Samba
1 7 (11.48%) iptables
2 4 (6.56%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 22 (36.07%) Puppet
2 19 (31.15%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (18.03%) ZABBIX
4 8 (13.11%) Vagrant
5 7 (11.48%) Salt
6 4 (6.56%) HAProxy
6 4 (6.56%) Icinga
6 4 (6.56%) Ansible
6 4 (6.56%) Nagios
6 4 (6.56%) Munin
6 4 (6.56%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 21 (34.43%) Oracle
2 11 (18.03%) Red Hat
3 7 (11.48%) Citrix
3 7 (11.48%) VMware
4 4 (6.56%) Percona
4 4 (6.56%) ESRI
4 4 (6.56%) Mapinfo
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