The table below looks at the statistics for PostgreSQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PostgreSQL over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 57 67 72
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +5
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 6 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.22% 1.10% 0.51%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.23% 2.33% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 3
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
PostgreSQL
North West

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 Merseyside region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
186 301 269
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 37.73% 47.33% 45.90%
Number of salaries quoted 149 267 236
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,250 £26,000 £27,850
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

PostgreSQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

PostgreSQL Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

PostgreSQL
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

PostgreSQL Salary Trend in Merseyside

PostgreSQL
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PostgreSQL within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 18 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
Liverpool +13 6 £37,500 -14.28% 1
Wirral - 2 £34,500 -
PostgreSQL
North West

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 17 (77.27%) Linux
2 14 (63.64%) PHP
3 9 (40.91%) SQL
3 9 (40.91%) C++
3 9 (40.91%) STL
4 8 (36.36%) HTML
5 6 (27.27%) MySQL
5 6 (27.27%) Apache
6 5 (22.73%) OOP
6 5 (22.73%) OO
6 5 (22.73%) JavaScript
6 5 (22.73%) CSS
6 5 (22.73%) Multithreading
6 5 (22.73%) Online Betting
6 5 (22.73%) HTML5
6 5 (22.73%) CSS3
7 4 (18.18%) Oracle
7 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
7 4 (18.18%) Web Services
7 4 (18.18%) ITIL
8 3 (13.64%) Firewall
8 3 (13.64%) Management Information System
8 3 (13.64%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (13.64%) Games
8 3 (13.64%) Replication
8 3 (13.64%) Clustering
8 3 (13.64%) VLE
8 3 (13.64%) SSL
8 3 (13.64%) Active Directory
8 3 (13.64%) Mac OS X

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 6 (27.27%) Apache
2 1 (4.55%) nginx
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) LDAP
1 3 (13.64%) DHCP
1 3 (13.64%) DNS
1 3 (13.64%) SSL
1 3 (13.64%) Intranet
1 3 (13.64%) Internet
1 3 (13.64%) Firewall
1 3 (13.64%) Wi-Fi
1 3 (13.64%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (27.27%) MySQL
2 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.55%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (4.55%) Spotfire
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Subversion
General
1 5 (22.73%) Online Betting
2 3 (13.64%) Games
2 3 (13.64%) Multimedia
2 3 (13.64%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (45.45%) Developer
2 7 (31.82%) C++ Developer
2 7 (31.82%) PHP Developer
3 4 (18.18%) Administrator
4 3 (13.64%) ICT Technician
4 3 (13.64%) Senior Technician
4 3 (13.64%) C# Software Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) DBA
4 3 (13.64%) Software Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Web Developer
5 2 (9.09%) PHP Web Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 1 (4.55%) C Developer
6 1 (4.55%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (4.55%) C++ Software Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Senior C++ Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (4.55%) Software Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Developer
6 1 (4.55%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (40.91%) STL
2 8 (36.36%) HTML
3 5 (22.73%) CSS
3 5 (22.73%) HTML5
3 5 (22.73%) CSS3
4 4 (18.18%) Web Services
5 3 (13.64%) .NET
5 3 (13.64%) ServiceStack
6 2 (9.09%) Flask
6 2 (9.09%) Ajax
6 2 (9.09%) JSON
6 2 (9.09%) jQuery
6 2 (9.09%) SOAP
6 2 (9.09%) SQLAlchemy
7 1 (4.55%) XML
7 1 (4.55%) XML Messaging
7 1 (4.55%) Qt
7 1 (4.55%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Management Information System
1 3 (13.64%) Replication
1 3 (13.64%) Clustering
1 3 (13.64%) VLE
1 3 (13.64%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.55%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 17 (77.27%) Linux
2 3 (13.64%) Mac OS X
2 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (13.64%) Windows 7
2 3 (13.64%) Apple iOS
2 3 (13.64%) Windows 8
2 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (13.64%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (22.73%) OOP
1 5 (22.73%) OO
1 5 (22.73%) Multithreading
2 4 (18.18%) ITIL
3 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (13.64%) Software Deployment
3 3 (13.64%) Software Engineering
3 3 (13.64%) Load Balancing
4 2 (9.09%) TDD
4 2 (9.09%) UML
4 2 (9.09%) SOA
5 1 (4.55%) ETL
5 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (4.55%) Database Security
Programming Languages
1 14 (63.64%) PHP
2 9 (40.91%) SQL
2 9 (40.91%) C++
3 5 (22.73%) JavaScript
4 3 (13.64%) PowerShell
4 3 (13.64%) C#
4 3 (13.64%) VB
4 3 (13.64%) Python
5 2 (9.09%) Java
5 2 (9.09%) Perl
6 1 (4.55%) C
6 1 (4.55%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) QA
System Software
1 3 (13.64%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.55%) Samba
Systems Management
1 3 (13.64%) SCCM
2 1 (4.55%) Nagios
Vendors
1 4 (18.18%) Oracle
2 2 (9.09%) Rackspace
3 1 (4.55%) Business Objects
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