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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 113 112 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 23 13 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.22% 0.71% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.80% 2.28% -
Number of salaries quoted 22 12 0
Average salary £37,500 £46,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.91% -
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
606 571 503
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 32.27% 31.39% 31.16%
Number of salaries quoted 552 468 450
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +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 31 July 2015.

PostgreSQL Salary Histogram in Bristol

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 48 (100.00%) Java
2 35 (72.92%) JavaScript
2 35 (72.92%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (68.75%) Open Source
3 33 (68.75%) Tomcat
4 32 (66.67%) XML
5 28 (58.33%) Hibernate
5 28 (58.33%) Spring
6 27 (56.25%) Linux
6 27 (56.25%) MySQL
6 27 (56.25%) Web Application Development
7 26 (54.17%) Continuous Integration
8 25 (52.08%) SQL Server
9 22 (45.83%) Oracle
9 22 (45.83%) SQL
9 22 (45.83%) Git (software)
9 22 (45.83%) Subversion
10 21 (43.75%) Degree
10 21 (43.75%) Puppet
11 20 (41.67%) Software Engineering
11 20 (41.67%) CSS
12 19 (39.58%) HTTP
13 18 (37.50%) JSON
13 18 (37.50%) TDD
14 16 (33.33%) Cucumber
15 15 (31.25%) AngularJS
16 14 (29.17%) Eclipse
16 14 (29.17%) JUnit
16 14 (29.17%) PHP
16 14 (29.17%) Windows

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (68.75%) Tomcat
2 14 (29.17%) Apache
3 13 (27.08%) nginx
4 8 (16.67%) Confluence
4 8 (16.67%) MediaWiki
5 7 (14.58%) ArcGIS
6 5 (10.42%) ArcSDE
6 5 (10.42%) WebSphere
6 5 (10.42%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 5 (10.42%) WebSphere Application Server
6 5 (10.42%) WebLogic
6 5 (10.42%) JBoss
6 5 (10.42%) Node.js
7 2 (4.17%) Oracle Spatial
Communications & Networking
1 19 (39.58%) HTTP
2 8 (16.67%) VPN
2 8 (16.67%) IPv6
2 8 (16.67%) OSPF
2 8 (16.67%) BGP
2 8 (16.67%) EIGRP
2 8 (16.67%) Firewall
2 8 (16.67%) IPsec
2 8 (16.67%) Network Security
2 8 (16.67%) LDAP
2 8 (16.67%) LAN
2 8 (16.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (56.25%) MySQL
2 25 (52.08%) SQL Server
3 8 (16.67%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.08%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 22 (45.83%) Subversion
1 22 (45.83%) Git (software)
2 16 (33.33%) Cucumber
3 14 (29.17%) Eclipse
3 14 (29.17%) JUnit
4 13 (27.08%) WebDriver
4 13 (27.08%) Karma Test Runner
5 9 (18.75%) Jenkins
6 8 (16.67%) Hudson
6 8 (16.67%) JIRA
7 3 (6.25%) Selenium
8 2 (4.17%) Visual Studio
8 2 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (2.08%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 36 (75.00%) Developer
2 28 (58.33%) Java Developer
3 16 (33.33%) Software Engineer
4 14 (29.17%) Java Software Engineer
5 8 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
5 8 (16.67%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 7 (14.58%) GIS Developer
7 5 (10.42%) DevOps Consultant
7 5 (10.42%) Consultant
8 4 (8.33%) QA Engineer
9 2 (4.17%) Senior Developer
9 2 (4.17%) Web Developer
10 1 (2.08%) Software Developer
10 1 (2.08%) Junior
10 1 (2.08%) Test Engineer
10 1 (2.08%) Junior Java Developer
10 1 (2.08%) Senior Java Developer
10 1 (2.08%) Senior PHP Developer
10 1 (2.08%) Junior Developer
10 1 (2.08%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (66.67%) XML
2 28 (58.33%) Hibernate
2 28 (58.33%) Spring
3 20 (41.67%) CSS
4 18 (37.50%) JSON
5 15 (31.25%) AngularJS
6 14 (29.17%) XSD
6 14 (29.17%) J2EE
7 13 (27.08%) Grails
8 8 (16.67%) HTML
9 7 (14.58%) .NET
9 7 (14.58%) jQuery
9 7 (14.58%) HTML5
10 6 (12.50%) RESTful
10 6 (12.50%) Web Services
10 6 (12.50%) LAMP
11 5 (10.42%) Java EE
11 5 (10.42%) JSF
11 5 (10.42%) Ajax
11 5 (10.42%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 13 (27.08%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 8 (16.67%) Wiki
3 7 (14.58%) GIS
4 6 (12.50%) Computer Science
5 5 (10.42%) Mathematics
5 5 (10.42%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 27 (56.25%) Linux
2 14 (29.17%) Windows
3 8 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (16.67%) Debian
3 8 (16.67%) Ubuntu
3 8 (16.67%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (72.92%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (68.75%) Open Source
3 27 (56.25%) Web Application Development
4 26 (54.17%) Continuous Integration
5 20 (41.67%) Software Engineering
6 18 (37.50%) TDD
7 13 (27.08%) Pair Programming
7 13 (27.08%) BDD
8 8 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
8 8 (16.67%) Database Theory
8 8 (16.67%) Relational Database Theory
8 8 (16.67%) DevOps
8 8 (16.67%) Data Modelling
8 8 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
9 6 (12.50%) Scrum
9 6 (12.50%) Build Automation
10 5 (10.42%) Configuration Management
10 5 (10.42%) RUP
10 5 (10.42%) DSDM
10 5 (10.42%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 48 (100.00%) Java
2 35 (72.92%) JavaScript
3 22 (45.83%) SQL
4 14 (29.17%) PHP
4 14 (29.17%) Bash Shell
5 13 (27.08%) Perl
5 13 (27.08%) Ruby
6 9 (18.75%) Python
7 6 (12.50%) C#
8 2 (4.17%) VBA
9 1 (2.08%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 21 (43.75%) Degree
2 5 (10.42%) SC Cleared
2 5 (10.42%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 8 (16.67%) Samba
1 8 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 8 (16.67%) Postfix
1 8 (16.67%) XenServer
1 8 (16.67%) iptables
Systems Management
1 21 (43.75%) Puppet
2 8 (16.67%) ZABBIX
3 6 (12.50%) Salt
3 6 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (10.42%) Ansible
Vendors
1 22 (45.83%) Oracle
2 8 (16.67%) Citrix
2 8 (16.67%) Red Hat
2 8 (16.67%) VMware
3 7 (14.58%) Mapinfo
4 5 (10.42%) ESRI