The table below looks at the statistics for PostgreSQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PostgreSQL over the 3 months to 29 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 92 103 89
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -14
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 8 4 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.73% 0.34% 0.86%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.80% 0.89% 2.20%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 9
Average salary £45,000 £57,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.73% +43.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £57,500 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
PostgreSQL
South East

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 Kent region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
444 449 409
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 40.29% 38.12% 38.88%
Number of salaries quoted 408 412 357
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%

PostgreSQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

PostgreSQL Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

PostgreSQL
Salary Trend in Kent

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

PostgreSQL Salary Trend in Kent

PostgreSQL
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PostgreSQL across the Kent region over the 3 months to 29 June 2015.

PostgreSQL Salary Histogram in Kent

PostgreSQL
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PostgreSQL within the Kent region over the 3 months to 29 June 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
Tunbridge Wells - 4 £40,000 -
Maidstone +4 1 £70,000 -
Deal - 1 £50,000 -
PostgreSQL
South East

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 10 (90.91%) JavaScript
2 9 (81.82%) PHP
2 9 (81.82%) MySQL
2 9 (81.82%) jQuery
3 8 (72.73%) HTML
4 7 (63.64%) Subversion
4 7 (63.64%) Git (software)
5 6 (54.55%) Open Source
6 5 (45.45%) PEAR
6 5 (45.45%) MongoDB
6 5 (45.45%) Yii
6 5 (45.45%) Twitter
6 5 (45.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 5 (45.45%) Java
6 5 (45.45%) Zend
6 5 (45.45%) Degree
7 4 (36.36%) Computer Science
7 4 (36.36%) Ruby
7 4 (36.36%) LAMP
7 4 (36.36%) Apache
7 4 (36.36%) Python
7 4 (36.36%) CSS
7 4 (36.36%) Web Services
7 4 (36.36%) Linux
7 4 (36.36%) CSS3
7 4 (36.36%) Amazon AWS
7 4 (36.36%) HTML5
7 4 (36.36%) Data Structures
7 4 (36.36%) Algorithms
8 3 (27.27%) Social Media

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 4 (36.36%) Apache
2 1 (9.09%) Tomcat
2 1 (9.09%) Alfresco
2 1 (9.09%) nginx
2 1 (9.09%) IIS
2 1 (9.09%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 4 (36.36%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (9.09%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) HTTP
1 3 (27.27%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (81.82%) MySQL
2 5 (45.45%) MongoDB
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
3 1 (9.09%) OLTP
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (63.64%) Subversion
1 7 (63.64%) Git (software)
2 5 (45.45%) PEAR
General
1 3 (27.27%) Games
2 2 (18.18%) Marketing
3 1 (9.09%) Law
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Developer
1 8 (72.73%) PHP Developer
2 6 (54.55%) PHP Web Developer
2 6 (54.55%) Web Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Software Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Administrator
5 1 (9.09%) Oracle DBA
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Server DBA
5 1 (9.09%) SQL DBA
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Oracle DBA
5 1 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (9.09%) DBA
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior PHP Developer
5 1 (9.09%) DevOps Administrator
5 1 (9.09%) Senior DBA
5 1 (9.09%) Senior SQL Server DBA
5 1 (9.09%) Server Administrator
5 1 (9.09%) Senior SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (81.82%) jQuery
2 8 (72.73%) HTML
3 5 (45.45%) Yii
3 5 (45.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 4 (36.36%) CSS3
4 4 (36.36%) HTML5
4 4 (36.36%) CSS
4 4 (36.36%) Web Services
4 4 (36.36%) LAMP
5 3 (27.27%) Google Maps API
5 3 (27.27%) XHTML
5 3 (27.27%) Symfony
6 2 (18.18%) Ruby on Rails
7 1 (9.09%) .NET
7 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Computer Science
1 4 (36.36%) Data Structures
1 4 (36.36%) Algorithms
2 3 (27.27%) Social Media
3 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (9.09%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Linux
2 1 (9.09%) Ubuntu
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (9.09%) UNIX
2 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Open Source
2 3 (27.27%) BDD
2 3 (27.27%) OO
2 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (27.27%) Unit Testing
2 3 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (9.09%) Database Tuning
3 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
3 1 (9.09%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (9.09%) DevOps
3 1 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) JavaScript
2 9 (81.82%) PHP
3 5 (45.45%) Java
4 4 (36.36%) Python
4 4 (36.36%) Ruby
5 2 (18.18%) PHP5
6 1 (9.09%) SQL
6 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) BC Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) MCSE
2 1 (9.09%) MCSA
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Zend
1 5 (45.45%) Twitter
2 3 (27.27%) Google
2 3 (27.27%) Facebook
3 1 (9.09%) Red Gate
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft