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 29 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 111 114 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 29 18 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.48% 0.91% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.79% 2.96% -
Number of salaries quoted 26 17 0
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
606 609 515
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 30.89% 30.85% 30.89%
Number of salaries quoted 551 490 441
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £28,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%

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 29 June 2015.

PostgreSQL Salary Histogram in Bristol

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 50 (98.04%) Java
2 40 (78.43%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (68.63%) JavaScript
3 35 (68.63%) Open Source
4 33 (64.71%) Tomcat
5 30 (58.82%) XML
6 28 (54.90%) Linux
6 28 (54.90%) MySQL
6 28 (54.90%) Hibernate
6 28 (54.90%) Spring
7 25 (49.02%) SQL Server
7 25 (49.02%) Web Application Development
8 24 (47.06%) Continuous Integration
9 23 (45.10%) Git (software)
9 23 (45.10%) Degree
10 22 (43.14%) CSS
10 22 (43.14%) SQL
11 20 (39.22%) Oracle
11 20 (39.22%) Software Engineering
11 20 (39.22%) Puppet
12 18 (35.29%) TDD
12 18 (35.29%) JSON
12 18 (35.29%) Subversion
13 17 (33.33%) HTTP
14 16 (31.37%) Cucumber
15 15 (29.41%) Ruby
15 15 (29.41%) PHP
15 15 (29.41%) AngularJS
15 15 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
16 14 (27.45%) Apache

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 (64.71%) Tomcat
2 14 (27.45%) Apache
3 11 (21.57%) nginx
4 7 (13.73%) ArcGIS
5 6 (11.76%) Confluence
5 6 (11.76%) MediaWiki
6 5 (9.80%) Node.js
6 5 (9.80%) ArcSDE
6 5 (9.80%) WebSphere
6 5 (9.80%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 5 (9.80%) WebSphere Application Server
6 5 (9.80%) WebLogic
6 5 (9.80%) JBoss
7 2 (3.92%) Oracle Spatial
Communications & Networking
1 17 (33.33%) HTTP
2 6 (11.76%) VPN
2 6 (11.76%) IPv6
2 6 (11.76%) OSPF
2 6 (11.76%) BGP
2 6 (11.76%) EIGRP
2 6 (11.76%) Firewall
2 6 (11.76%) IPsec
2 6 (11.76%) Network Security
2 6 (11.76%) LDAP
2 6 (11.76%) LAN
2 6 (11.76%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (54.90%) MySQL
2 25 (49.02%) SQL Server
3 7 (13.73%) Relational Database
4 3 (5.88%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 23 (45.10%) Git (software)
2 18 (35.29%) Subversion
3 16 (31.37%) Cucumber
4 13 (25.49%) Karma Test Runner
4 13 (25.49%) WebDriver
5 12 (23.53%) Eclipse
5 12 (23.53%) JUnit
6 9 (17.65%) Jenkins
7 6 (11.76%) Hudson
7 6 (11.76%) JIRA
8 3 (5.88%) Selenium
9 2 (3.92%) Visual Studio
9 2 (3.92%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (7.84%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 39 (76.47%) Developer
2 28 (54.90%) Java Developer
3 14 (27.45%) Software Engineer
4 12 (23.53%) Java Software Engineer
5 7 (13.73%) GIS Developer
6 6 (11.76%) QA Engineer
6 6 (11.76%) DevOps Engineer
7 5 (9.80%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 4 (7.84%) PHP Developer
8 4 (7.84%) Senior Developer
9 3 (5.88%) Senior PHP Developer
10 2 (3.92%) Web Developer
11 1 (1.96%) Consultant
11 1 (1.96%) Software Developer
11 1 (1.96%) Junior
11 1 (1.96%) Test Engineer
11 1 (1.96%) Junior Developer
11 1 (1.96%) Junior Java Developer
11 1 (1.96%) Senior Java Developer
11 1 (1.96%) DevOps Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (58.82%) XML
2 28 (54.90%) Hibernate
2 28 (54.90%) Spring
3 22 (43.14%) CSS
4 18 (35.29%) JSON
5 15 (29.41%) AngularJS
6 13 (25.49%) Grails
7 12 (23.53%) J2EE
7 12 (23.53%) XSD
8 10 (19.61%) HTML
9 9 (17.65%) Web Services
9 9 (17.65%) RESTful
10 7 (13.73%) HTML5
10 7 (13.73%) jQuery
10 7 (13.73%) .NET
11 5 (9.80%) JSP
11 5 (9.80%) SOAP
11 5 (9.80%) XSLT
11 5 (9.80%) JSF
11 5 (9.80%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 15 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (15.69%) Computer Science
3 7 (13.73%) GIS
4 6 (11.76%) Wiki
4 6 (11.76%) Data Centre
5 5 (9.80%) User Experience
5 5 (9.80%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 28 (54.90%) Linux
2 14 (27.45%) Windows
3 6 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (11.76%) Debian
3 6 (11.76%) Ubuntu
3 6 (11.76%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (78.43%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (68.63%) Open Source
3 25 (49.02%) Web Application Development
4 24 (47.06%) Continuous Integration
5 20 (39.22%) Software Engineering
6 18 (35.29%) TDD
7 13 (25.49%) Pair Programming
7 13 (25.49%) BDD
8 9 (17.65%) OO
8 9 (17.65%) Scrum
9 6 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
9 6 (11.76%) OOP
9 6 (11.76%) E-Commerce
9 6 (11.76%) Data Modelling
9 6 (11.76%) Test Automation
9 6 (11.76%) Capacity Planning
9 6 (11.76%) DevOps
9 6 (11.76%) Database Theory
9 6 (11.76%) Relational Database Theory
9 6 (11.76%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 50 (98.04%) Java
2 35 (68.63%) JavaScript
3 22 (43.14%) SQL
4 15 (29.41%) Ruby
4 15 (29.41%) PHP
5 14 (27.45%) Bash Shell
6 11 (21.57%) Python
6 11 (21.57%) Perl
7 8 (15.69%) C#
8 3 (5.88%) PHP5
9 2 (3.92%) VBA
Qualifications
1 23 (45.10%) Degree
2 5 (9.80%) SC Cleared
2 5 (9.80%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.76%) QA
System Software
1 6 (11.76%) Samba
1 6 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (11.76%) Postfix
1 6 (11.76%) XenServer
1 6 (11.76%) iptables
Systems Management
1 20 (39.22%) Puppet
2 6 (11.76%) ZABBIX
3 4 (7.84%) Salt
3 4 (7.84%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.96%) Ansible
Vendors
1 20 (39.22%) Oracle
2 7 (13.73%) Mapinfo
3 6 (11.76%) Citrix
3 6 (11.76%) Red Hat
3 6 (11.76%) VMware
4 5 (9.80%) ESRI