The table below looks at the statistics for PostgreSQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PostgreSQL over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 119 103 118
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +15
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 9 7 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.47% 0.42% 0.95%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.21% 1.06% 2.81%
Number of salaries quoted 8 7 17
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,600 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £46,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
PostgreSQL
North 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 Cheshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
746 662 747
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 38.79% 39.78% 33.76%
Number of salaries quoted 597 571 680
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

PostgreSQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PostgreSQL across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

PostgreSQL Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

PostgreSQL
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PostgreSQL across the Cheshire region.

PostgreSQL Salary Trend in Cheshire

PostgreSQL
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PostgreSQL within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chester - 5 £35,000 -
Warrington -16 4 £40,000 +12.67%
PostgreSQL
North West

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 21 (95.45%) MySQL
2 18 (81.82%) JavaScript
3 15 (68.18%) SQL
3 15 (68.18%) Python
4 14 (63.64%) Web Development
5 12 (54.55%) Linux
5 12 (54.55%) Rackspace
5 12 (54.55%) Flask
6 11 (50.00%) nginx
6 11 (50.00%) Apache
6 11 (50.00%) CSS
6 11 (50.00%) PHP
6 11 (50.00%) HTML
6 11 (50.00%) Web Services
7 10 (45.45%) Ajax
7 10 (45.45%) JSON
8 9 (40.91%) TDD
8 9 (40.91%) Retail
8 9 (40.91%) Subversion
8 9 (40.91%) SOAP
8 9 (40.91%) SOA
8 9 (40.91%) Mercurial
8 9 (40.91%) jQuery
8 9 (40.91%) SQLAlchemy
8 9 (40.91%) HTML5
8 9 (40.91%) CSS3
8 9 (40.91%) uWSGI
9 7 (31.82%) SQL Server
10 6 (27.27%) Django
10 6 (27.27%) Software Engineering

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 11 (50.00%) nginx
1 11 (50.00%) Apache
2 9 (40.91%) uWSGI
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.64%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (95.45%) MySQL
2 7 (31.82%) SQL Server
3 5 (22.73%) NoSQL
4 4 (18.18%) MongoDB
5 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (13.64%) OLTP
5 3 (13.64%) Big Data
5 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (13.64%) Apache Hive
5 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (13.64%) Hadoop
6 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (4.55%) SQLite
7 1 (4.55%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (40.91%) Subversion
1 9 (40.91%) Mercurial
2 3 (13.64%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (40.91%) Retail
2 1 (4.55%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (63.64%) Developer
2 6 (27.27%) Software Engineer
2 6 (27.27%) Senior Developer
3 4 (18.18%) Python/Django Developer
3 4 (18.18%) Python Developer
4 3 (13.64%) SQL DBA
4 3 (13.64%) Web Developer
4 3 (13.64%) DBA
4 3 (13.64%) C# Software Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Java Software Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Software Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Django Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Python Software Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Programmer
6 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Developer
6 1 (4.55%) SQL Database Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Database Developer
6 1 (4.55%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (54.55%) Flask
2 11 (50.00%) CSS
2 11 (50.00%) HTML
2 11 (50.00%) Web Services
3 10 (45.45%) Ajax
3 10 (45.45%) JSON
4 9 (40.91%) SOAP
4 9 (40.91%) jQuery
4 9 (40.91%) SQLAlchemy
4 9 (40.91%) HTML5
4 9 (40.91%) CSS3
5 6 (27.27%) Django
6 4 (18.18%) .NET
7 3 (13.64%) WPF
7 3 (13.64%) JavaFX
7 3 (13.64%) Hibernate
7 3 (13.64%) Pyramid
7 3 (13.64%) Java EE
7 3 (13.64%) REST
8 2 (9.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) W3C
1 2 (9.09%) Replication
2 1 (4.55%) Clustering
2 1 (4.55%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 12 (54.55%) Linux
2 2 (9.09%) UNIX
2 2 (9.09%) Debian
2 2 (9.09%) Mac OS
3 1 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (63.64%) Web Development
2 9 (40.91%) TDD
2 9 (40.91%) SOA
3 6 (27.27%) Software Engineering
4 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (13.64%) ETL
5 2 (9.09%) Dimensional Modelling
5 2 (9.09%) Data Modelling
5 2 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (4.55%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 18 (81.82%) JavaScript
2 15 (68.18%) SQL
2 15 (68.18%) Python
3 11 (50.00%) PHP
4 5 (22.73%) Java
5 3 (13.64%) C#
6 2 (9.09%) C++
Vendors
1 12 (54.55%) Rackspace
2 5 (22.73%) Oracle
3 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
4 3 (13.64%) Vertica