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 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 - 94 76
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 0 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent - 0.091% 0.24%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 0.23% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 2
Average salary - £40,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +45.45%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
346 435 305
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 33.59% 39.40% 36.66%
Number of salaries quoted 285 378 286
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £56,800
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 7 (100.00%) MySQL
2 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 5 (71.43%) Apache
2 5 (71.43%) Tomcat
3 4 (57.14%) Oracle
3 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
4 3 (42.86%) Windows
4 3 (42.86%) Linux
4 3 (42.86%) DHCP
4 3 (42.86%) Kerberos
4 3 (42.86%) DNS
4 3 (42.86%) Red Hat
4 3 (42.86%) Nagios
4 3 (42.86%) LDAP
4 3 (42.86%) Debian
4 3 (42.86%) VMware
4 3 (42.86%) Squid
4 3 (42.86%) Load Balancing
4 3 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (42.86%) Varnish
4 3 (42.86%) Infoblox
4 3 (42.86%) Perl
5 2 (28.57%) Hadoop
5 2 (28.57%) CouchDB
5 2 (28.57%) Mockito
5 2 (28.57%) MongoDB
5 2 (28.57%) NoSQL
5 2 (28.57%) Spring Integration
5 2 (28.57%) Big Data
5 2 (28.57%) Gradle

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 5 (71.43%) Apache
1 5 (71.43%) Tomcat
2 2 (28.57%) Mule
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) DHCP
1 3 (42.86%) Kerberos
1 3 (42.86%) DNS
1 3 (42.86%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) MySQL
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
3 2 (28.57%) Hadoop
3 2 (28.57%) CouchDB
3 2 (28.57%) MongoDB
3 2 (28.57%) NoSQL
3 2 (28.57%) Big Data
3 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (28.57%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Mockito
1 2 (28.57%) Gradle
1 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
1 2 (28.57%) Subversion
1 2 (28.57%) jMock
1 2 (28.57%) Maven
1 2 (28.57%) Ant
1 2 (28.57%) JUnit
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Systems Administrator
1 3 (42.86%) Administrator
1 3 (42.86%) Linux Administrator
1 3 (42.86%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 2 (28.57%) Junior J2EE Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Java Software Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Java/J2EE Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Junior Java/J2EE Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Junior Java Software Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Junior Software Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Java Developer
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server DBA
2 2 (28.57%) J2EE Developer
2 2 (28.57%) SQL DBA
2 2 (28.57%) Junior Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Junior Java Developer
2 2 (28.57%) DBA
2 2 (28.57%) Software Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Junior
2 2 (28.57%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) Spring Integration
1 2 (28.57%) Apache Camel
1 2 (28.57%) jQuery
1 2 (28.57%) JPA
1 2 (28.57%) Spring
1 2 (28.57%) JSF
1 2 (28.57%) Hibernate
1 2 (28.57%) J2SE
1 2 (28.57%) CSS
1 2 (28.57%) JSP
1 2 (28.57%) J2EE
1 2 (28.57%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
1 3 (42.86%) Debian
1 3 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Load Balancing
2 2 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (28.57%) Scrum
2 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
2 2 (28.57%) ETL
2 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) Perl
3 2 (28.57%) T-SQL
3 2 (28.57%) Java
3 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Squid
1 3 (42.86%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) Nagios
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle
2 3 (42.86%) Red Hat
2 3 (42.86%) VMware
2 3 (42.86%) Infoblox
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft