The table below looks at the statistics for PostGIS skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PostGIS over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PostGIS
Rank 886 925 936
Rank change year-on-year
+39 +11
Permanent jobs citing PostGIS 6 23 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.007% 0.023% 0.009%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.017% 0.060% 0.024%
Number of salaries quoted 6 22 10
Median salary £48,750 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,250 £29,400 £47,800
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,000 £53,250
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -15.00%
PostGIS
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
35161 38441 42268
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 38.93% 37.71% 38.81%
Number of salaries quoted 30906 33113 35841
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

PostGIS
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing PostGIS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

PostGIS Jobs Demand Trend in England

PostGIS
Salary Trend in England

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

PostGIS Salary Trend in England

PostGIS
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PostGIS across the England region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016.

PostGIS Salary Histogram in England

PostGIS
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PostGIS within the England region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +36 4 £53,750 +19.44%
South East +13 1 £35,000 -39.13%
Yorkshire - 1 £50,000 -
PostGIS
UK

PostGIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, IT jobs citing PostGIS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for PostGIS.

1 22 (81.48%) GIS
2 21 (77.78%) PostgreSQL
3 19 (70.37%) Python
4 15 (55.56%) Linux
4 15 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (51.85%) Java
6 13 (48.15%) JavaScript
6 13 (48.15%) HTML
7 12 (44.44%) Oracle
8 10 (37.04%) SQL Server
8 10 (37.04%) GeoServer
9 9 (33.33%) Software Engineering
10 8 (29.63%) Web Development
10 8 (29.63%) C++
10 8 (29.63%) SQL
11 7 (25.93%) CSS
11 7 (25.93%) Computer Science
11 7 (25.93%) QA
11 7 (25.93%) Open Source
11 7 (25.93%) Jenkins
11 7 (25.93%) GeoWebCache
12 6 (22.22%) Big Data
12 6 (22.22%) Continuous Delivery
12 6 (22.22%) Oracle Spatial
12 6 (22.22%) Security Cleared
12 6 (22.22%) Git (software)
12 6 (22.22%) Subversion
12 6 (22.22%) TOGAF
12 6 (22.22%) OO
12 6 (22.22%) Shell Script

PostGIS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (37.04%) GeoServer
2 6 (22.22%) Oracle Spatial
3 5 (18.52%) Apache
3 5 (18.52%) Apache Spark
4 4 (14.81%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (11.11%) nginx
6 2 (7.41%) ArcGIS
7 1 (3.70%) Apache Solr
7 1 (3.70%) IIS
7 1 (3.70%) Jetty
7 1 (3.70%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (14.81%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.70%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.11%) GitHub
2 1 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.70%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (3.70%) Amazon EMR
2 1 (3.70%) Amazon S3
2 1 (3.70%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (3.70%) AWS Lambda
2 1 (3.70%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (81.48%) GIS
2 21 (77.78%) PostgreSQL
3 10 (37.04%) SQL Server
4 6 (22.22%) Big Data
5 5 (18.52%) QGIS
5 5 (18.52%) Redis
6 2 (7.41%) MongoDB
6 2 (7.41%) NoSQL
6 2 (7.41%) Relational Database
7 1 (3.70%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (3.70%) Amazon Redshift
7 1 (3.70%) Hadoop
7 1 (3.70%) MySQL
7 1 (3.70%) OpenTSDB
7 1 (3.70%) Parquet
7 1 (3.70%) RDBMS
7 1 (3.70%) Spatial Data
Development Applications
1 7 (25.93%) Jenkins
2 6 (22.22%) Git (software)
2 6 (22.22%) Subversion
3 4 (14.81%) Hudson
3 4 (14.81%) Visual Studio
4 3 (11.11%) JIRA
5 2 (7.41%) Travis CI
5 2 (7.41%) Vagrant
6 1 (3.70%) Bugzilla
6 1 (3.70%) Capybara
6 1 (3.70%) Eclipse
6 1 (3.70%) IntelliJ
6 1 (3.70%) RSpec
6 1 (3.70%) Selenium
General
1 4 (14.81%) Games
2 3 (11.11%) Telecoms
3 2 (7.41%) Finance
3 2 (7.41%) Retail
4 1 (3.70%) German Language
4 1 (3.70%) Mandarin Language
4 1 (3.70%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 18 (66.67%) Developer
2 8 (29.63%) GIS Developer
3 6 (22.22%) Software Engineer
4 5 (18.52%) Python Developer
5 4 (14.81%) Big Data Developer
5 4 (14.81%) C# Developer
5 4 (14.81%) C# Software Developer
5 4 (14.81%) Java Engineer
5 4 (14.81%) Java Software Engineer
5 4 (14.81%) Machine Learning Developer
5 4 (14.81%) Software Developer
6 3 (11.11%) Linux Engineer
6 3 (11.11%) Windows Engineer
7 2 (7.41%) Analyst
7 2 (7.41%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 2 (7.41%) Django Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Oracle Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Python Software Engineer
7 2 (7.41%) Python/Django Developer
7 2 (7.41%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (48.15%) HTML
2 7 (25.93%) CSS
3 5 (18.52%) Django
4 4 (14.81%) .NET
4 4 (14.81%) AngularJS
4 4 (14.81%) ODBC
4 4 (14.81%) RabbitMQ
4 4 (14.81%) REST
4 4 (14.81%) XSLT
5 3 (11.11%) JSON
5 3 (11.11%) XML
6 2 (7.41%) HTML5
6 2 (7.41%) Jinja
6 2 (7.41%) LESS
6 2 (7.41%) Node.js
6 2 (7.41%) RESTful
6 2 (7.41%) SOAP
6 2 (7.41%) XSL
7 1 (3.70%) Apache Thrift
7 1 (3.70%) Samza
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.93%) Computer Science
2 5 (18.52%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (14.81%) Algorithms
3 4 (14.81%) Artificial Intelligence
3 4 (14.81%) Physics
4 3 (11.11%) Social Network
5 1 (3.70%) Client/Server
5 1 (3.70%) Economics
5 1 (3.70%) Mathematics
5 1 (3.70%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 15 (55.56%) Linux
2 4 (14.81%) Windows
3 2 (7.41%) CentOS
3 2 (7.41%) Fedora
3 2 (7.41%) Unix
4 1 (3.70%) Android
4 1 (3.70%) Apple iOS
4 1 (3.70%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 8 (29.63%) Web Development
4 7 (25.93%) Open Source
5 6 (22.22%) Continuous Delivery
5 6 (22.22%) OO
5 6 (22.22%) Scrum
5 6 (22.22%) TOGAF
6 5 (18.52%) Machine Learning
7 4 (14.81%) Data Management
7 4 (14.81%) Game Development
7 4 (14.81%) ITIL
7 4 (14.81%) OOP
7 4 (14.81%) Service Management
8 1 (3.70%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (3.70%) Data Security
8 1 (3.70%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (3.70%) E-Commerce
8 1 (3.70%) ETL
8 1 (3.70%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (70.37%) Python
2 14 (51.85%) Java
3 13 (48.15%) JavaScript
4 8 (29.63%) C++
4 8 (29.63%) SQL
5 6 (22.22%) Shell Script
6 5 (18.52%) Bash Shell
7 4 (14.81%) C
7 4 (14.81%) C#
7 4 (14.81%) Perl
8 1 (3.70%) Elixir
8 1 (3.70%) Ruby
8 1 (3.70%) Scala
8 1 (3.70%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 4 (14.81%) PhD
3 2 (7.41%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (25.93%) QA
System Software
1 7 (25.93%) GeoWebCache
2 2 (7.41%) Varnish
3 1 (3.70%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (3.70%) Docker
3 1 (3.70%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 3 (11.11%) Ansible
2 2 (7.41%) HAProxy
2 2 (7.41%) Packer
3 1 (3.70%) Kibana
3 1 (3.70%) logstash
3 1 (3.70%) Mesos
Vendors
1 12 (44.44%) Oracle
2 5 (18.52%) ESRI
2 5 (18.52%) Mapinfo
2 5 (18.52%) Microsoft
3 3 (11.11%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.70%) Google