The table below looks at the statistics for PostgreSQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PostgreSQL over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 45 43 33
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -10
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 3 17 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 0.80% 3.26% 5.43%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.24% 9.14% 11.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1 13 26
Average salary £27,000 £27,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.81% -31.25%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
PostgreSQL
Merseyside

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 Liverpool region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
134 186 229
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 35.83% 35.63% 47.81%
Number of salaries quoted 112 164 213
Average salary £42,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,925 £26,900
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

PostgreSQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

PostgreSQL Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

PostgreSQL
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

PostgreSQL Salary Trend in Liverpool

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 3 (60.00%) SQL
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
1 3 (60.00%) Ruby
2 2 (40.00%) CentOS
2 2 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Squid
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (40.00%) Problem Management
2 2 (40.00%) Samba
2 2 (40.00%) Debian
2 2 (40.00%) Teradata
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (40.00%) MySQL
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) DB2
2 2 (40.00%) OLAP
2 2 (40.00%) Perl
2 2 (40.00%) PHP
2 2 (40.00%) Apache
2 2 (40.00%) RUP
2 2 (40.00%) Python
2 2 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (40.00%) Nagios
2 2 (40.00%) Munin
2 2 (40.00%) Zenoss
2 2 (40.00%) nginx
2 2 (40.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (40.00%) Waterfall

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 2 (40.00%) Apache
1 2 (40.00%) nginx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) MySQL
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (40.00%) DB2
1 2 (40.00%) OLAP
1 2 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (40.00%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Subversion
1 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (20.00%) RSpec
1 1 (20.00%) Cucumber
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) DBA
1 2 (40.00%) Administrator
1 2 (40.00%) SQL DBA
1 2 (40.00%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
1 1 (20.00%) CSS
1 1 (20.00%) SOAP
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
1 1 (20.00%) Ajax
1 1 (20.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 1 (20.00%) jQuery
1 1 (20.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Debian
2 2 (40.00%) CentOS
2 2 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) RUP
1 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) Problem Management
1 2 (40.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (20.00%) BDD
2 1 (20.00%) Web Application Development
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) OO
2 1 (20.00%) Kanban
2 1 (20.00%) TDD
2 1 (20.00%) MVC
2 1 (20.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
1 3 (60.00%) Ruby
2 2 (40.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (40.00%) ANSI SQL
2 2 (40.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (40.00%) Python
2 2 (40.00%) Perl
2 2 (40.00%) PHP
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Samba
1 2 (40.00%) Squid
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Nagios
1 2 (40.00%) Munin
1 2 (40.00%) Zenoss
1 2 (40.00%) SmokePing
2 1 (20.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Teradata