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 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PostGIS
Rank 858 856 860
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +4
Permanent jobs citing PostGIS 10 16 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.009% 0.016% 0.022%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.026% 0.038% 0.052%
Number of salaries quoted 9 15 23
Average salary £50,000 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,027 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £64,500
UK excluding London average salary £51,250 £37,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+36.66% -16.66%
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
38880 42172 46527
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 36.81% 41.19% 42.47%
Number of salaries quoted 33677 35978 41667
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 December 2014.

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 December 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
South East -9 4 £50,000 +33.33%
London +21 3 £33,027 -37.09%
South West -11 3 £50,000 -
PostGIS
UK

PostGIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, 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 21 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
2 17 (80.95%) jQuery
3 16 (76.19%) GIS
4 13 (61.90%) UML
4 13 (61.90%) ESRI
4 13 (61.90%) Open Source
5 12 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (52.38%) SC Cleared
6 11 (52.38%) Security Cleared
7 10 (47.62%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 10 (47.62%) Waterfall
8 7 (33.33%) JavaScript
9 6 (28.57%) PHP
9 6 (28.57%) Degree
9 6 (28.57%) Computer Science
10 4 (19.05%) HTML
10 4 (19.05%) MySQL
10 4 (19.05%) JSON
11 3 (14.29%) C#
11 3 (14.29%) Oracle
11 3 (14.29%) CSS
11 3 (14.29%) XML
11 3 (14.29%) OO
11 3 (14.29%) RAD
11 3 (14.29%) Postgraduate
11 3 (14.29%) RUP
11 3 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (14.29%) Mapinfo
11 3 (14.29%) E-business
11 3 (14.29%) MVC

PostGIS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, 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 3 (14.29%) Oracle Spatial
2 2 (9.52%) Tomcat
3 1 (4.76%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (19.05%) MySQL
3 3 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (4.76%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Jenkins
2 2 (9.52%) Maven
3 1 (4.76%) Hudson
General
1 3 (14.29%) Retail
2 1 (4.76%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (61.90%) Technical Architect
1 13 (61.90%) Architect
2 4 (19.05%) Developer
3 2 (9.52%) Java Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Software Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Web Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Systems Support
4 1 (4.76%) Lead Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Systems Developer
4 1 (4.76%) PHP Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Technical Leader
4 1 (4.76%) PHP Web Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Lead Java Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (80.95%) jQuery
2 4 (19.05%) JSON
2 4 (19.05%) HTML
3 3 (14.29%) XML
3 3 (14.29%) CSS
3 3 (14.29%) Ext JS
4 2 (9.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (9.52%) REST
4 2 (9.52%) Backbone.js
4 2 (9.52%) RESTful
4 2 (9.52%) CakePHP
4 2 (9.52%) Spring
4 2 (9.52%) Hibernate
4 2 (9.52%) SOAP
5 1 (4.76%) J2EE
5 1 (4.76%) JDBC
5 1 (4.76%) Servlets
5 1 (4.76%) XHTML
5 1 (4.76%) Ajax
5 1 (4.76%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 16 (76.19%) GIS
2 13 (61.90%) Open Source
3 6 (28.57%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (61.90%) UML
2 12 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (47.62%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 10 (47.62%) Waterfall
4 3 (14.29%) E-business
4 3 (14.29%) MVC
4 3 (14.29%) OO
4 3 (14.29%) RAD
4 3 (14.29%) RUP
4 3 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
4 3 (14.29%) Software Engineering
4 3 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (14.29%) Use Case
5 1 (4.76%) OOP
5 1 (4.76%) Test Scripting
5 1 (4.76%) Analytics
5 1 (4.76%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 7 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 6 (28.57%) PHP
3 3 (14.29%) C#
4 2 (9.52%) Java
5 1 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (52.38%) SC Cleared
1 11 (52.38%) Security Cleared
2 6 (28.57%) Degree
3 3 (14.29%) Postgraduate
Vendors
1 13 (61.90%) ESRI
2 3 (14.29%) Oracle
2 3 (14.29%) Mapinfo
3 1 (4.76%) Zend
3 1 (4.76%) Facebook