The table below looks at the statistics for PostGIS skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PostGIS over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PostGIS
Rank 867 882 863
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -19
Permanent jobs citing PostGIS 8 25 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.008% 0.022% 0.008%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.021% 0.055% 0.021%
Number of salaries quoted 7 20 6
Average salary £50,000 £43,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.27% -31.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £37,500 £39,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £38,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+11.84% -36.66%
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
38985 45588 42887
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.72% 40.53% 40.50%
Number of salaries quoted 33500 38522 37717
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

PostGIS
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PostGIS across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 17 April 2015.

PostGIS Salary Histogram in England

PostGIS
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PostGIS within the England region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015. 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
London +8 5 £52,500 -4.54%
South West -16 2 £46,250 +5.11% 1
South East -8 1 £52,500 +26.50%
PostGIS
UK

PostGIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing PostGIS 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 PostGIS.

1 18 (94.74%) PostgreSQL
2 12 (63.16%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (57.89%) GIS
3 11 (57.89%) jQuery
4 10 (52.63%) JavaScript
4 10 (52.63%) PHP
5 9 (47.37%) Open Source
6 7 (36.84%) JSON
6 7 (36.84%) MySQL
6 7 (36.84%) OO
6 7 (36.84%) Software Engineering
7 6 (31.58%) SOAP
7 6 (31.58%) XML
7 6 (31.58%) Python
7 6 (31.58%) CSS
7 6 (31.58%) HTML
7 6 (31.58%) Maven
7 6 (31.58%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (31.58%) RESTful
7 6 (31.58%) Jenkins
8 5 (26.32%) Vagrant
8 5 (26.32%) CSS3
8 5 (26.32%) nginx
8 5 (26.32%) HTML5
8 5 (26.32%) Git (software)
8 5 (26.32%) Computer Science
8 5 (26.32%) Degree
8 5 (26.32%) Web Services
8 5 (26.32%) Ajax
8 5 (26.32%) Internet

PostGIS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing PostGIS 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 PostGIS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (26.32%) nginx
2 4 (21.05%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (15.79%) Tomcat
3 3 (15.79%) WebLogic
3 3 (15.79%) Oracle Spatial
4 1 (5.26%) WebSphere
4 1 (5.26%) JBoss
4 1 (5.26%) Apache
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 1 (5.26%) ArcGIS
4 1 (5.26%) ArcSDE
4 1 (5.26%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (5.26%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (21.05%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (26.32%) Internet
2 1 (5.26%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (94.74%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (36.84%) MySQL
3 3 (15.79%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (10.53%) Redis
5 1 (5.26%) Big Data
5 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
5 1 (5.26%) Pentaho
5 1 (5.26%) Hadoop
5 1 (5.26%) MongoDB
5 1 (5.26%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 6 (31.58%) Maven
1 6 (31.58%) Jenkins
2 5 (26.32%) Git (software)
3 4 (21.05%) Bitbucket
4 1 (5.26%) Gradle
4 1 (5.26%) Mockito
4 1 (5.26%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (5.26%) TestNG
4 1 (5.26%) JUnit
4 1 (5.26%) Eclipse
General
1 3 (15.79%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) Developer
2 4 (21.05%) Python Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Architect
3 3 (15.79%) Technical Architect
3 3 (15.79%) Java Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Technical Leader
4 2 (10.53%) PHP Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Python/Django Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Python Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Front-End Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Lead Developer
5 1 (5.26%) GIS Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Lead Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (57.89%) jQuery
2 7 (36.84%) JSON
3 6 (31.58%) XML
3 6 (31.58%) HTML
3 6 (31.58%) CSS
3 6 (31.58%) SOAP
3 6 (31.58%) RESTful
4 5 (26.32%) HTML5
4 5 (26.32%) CSS3
4 5 (26.32%) Web Services
4 5 (26.32%) Ajax
5 4 (21.05%) Sass
5 4 (21.05%) Django
5 4 (21.05%) RabbitMQ
6 3 (15.79%) REST
6 3 (15.79%) Ext JS
6 3 (15.79%) Symfony
6 3 (15.79%) Laravel
6 3 (15.79%) Hibernate
6 3 (15.79%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 11 (57.89%) GIS
2 9 (47.37%) Open Source
3 5 (26.32%) Computer Science
4 4 (21.05%) Social Network
4 4 (21.05%) Social Media
5 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
6 1 (5.26%) Mathematics
6 1 (5.26%) Data Integration
6 1 (5.26%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) Linux
2 1 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (63.16%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (36.84%) OO
2 7 (36.84%) Software Engineering
3 6 (31.58%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (26.32%) MVC
5 4 (21.05%) OO PHP
6 3 (15.79%) E-business
7 2 (10.53%) UML
7 2 (10.53%) RUP
7 2 (10.53%) Requirements Analysis
7 2 (10.53%) TDD
7 2 (10.53%) Mentoring
8 1 (5.26%) Data Management
8 1 (5.26%) DevOps
8 1 (5.26%) Use Case
8 1 (5.26%) Integration Testing
8 1 (5.26%) Time Management
8 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 1 (5.26%) Waterfall
8 1 (5.26%) MapReduce
Programming Languages
1 10 (52.63%) JavaScript
1 10 (52.63%) PHP
2 6 (31.58%) Python
3 4 (21.05%) Java
4 3 (15.79%) C#
5 1 (5.26%) Perl
5 1 (5.26%) Ruby
5 1 (5.26%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) Degree
2 3 (15.79%) SC Cleared
2 3 (15.79%) Security Cleared
3 1 (5.26%) Postgraduate
System Software
1 4 (21.05%) Varnish
2 1 (5.26%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (26.32%) Vagrant
2 4 (21.05%) HAProxy
2 4 (21.05%) Ansible
3 1 (5.26%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Oracle
1 4 (21.05%) ESRI
2 3 (15.79%) Zend
3 2 (10.53%) Mapinfo
4 1 (5.26%) Talend