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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 43 57 71
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +14
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 21 14 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 3.49% 2.30% 0.81%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.91% 5.41% 2.02%
Number of salaries quoted 13 14 5
Average salary £27,500 £50,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-45.00% +58.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,100 £38,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
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
212 259 248
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 35.22% 42.46% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 175 244 232
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,963 £28,000 £26,416
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%

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
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PostgreSQL across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

PostgreSQL Salary Histogram 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 28 August 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 +9 16 £27,500 -45.00%
St Helens - 5 - -
PostgreSQL
North West

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 27 (90.00%) Linux
2 17 (56.67%) PHP
3 13 (43.33%) HTML
4 12 (40.00%) C++
4 12 (40.00%) STL
5 9 (30.00%) Web Services
5 9 (30.00%) OO
6 8 (26.67%) CSS
6 8 (26.67%) JavaScript
6 8 (26.67%) SQL
6 8 (26.67%) HTML5
7 7 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (23.33%) Subversion
8 6 (20.00%) Windows
8 6 (20.00%) Git (software)
9 5 (16.67%) SCCM
9 5 (16.67%) Multithreading
9 5 (16.67%) PowerShell
9 5 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (16.67%) Load Balancing
9 5 (16.67%) jQuery
9 5 (16.67%) Online Betting
9 5 (16.67%) Windows 7
9 5 (16.67%) Software Deployment
9 5 (16.67%) Windows 8
9 5 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (16.67%) Apple iOS
9 5 (16.67%) Apache
9 5 (16.67%) LDAP
9 5 (16.67%) DHCP

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 5 (16.67%) Apache
2 4 (13.33%) nginx
3 1 (3.33%) Mule
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.67%) LDAP
1 5 (16.67%) DHCP
1 5 (16.67%) Intranet
1 5 (16.67%) Internet
1 5 (16.67%) VLAN
1 5 (16.67%) DNS
1 5 (16.67%) SSL
1 5 (16.67%) Firewall
1 5 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (3.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.67%) MySQL
1 5 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.33%) Infinispan
Development Applications
1 7 (23.33%) Subversion
2 6 (20.00%) Git (software)
3 4 (13.33%) RSpec
3 4 (13.33%) Cucumber
4 1 (3.33%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (3.33%) Eclipse
4 1 (3.33%) Maven
General
1 5 (16.67%) Online Betting
1 5 (16.67%) Multimedia
1 5 (16.67%) Marketing
2 3 (10.00%) Games
3 1 (3.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (50.00%) Developer
2 10 (33.33%) C++ Developer
3 8 (26.67%) PHP Developer
4 5 (16.67%) ICT Technician
4 5 (16.67%) Senior Technician
4 5 (16.67%) DBA
4 5 (16.67%) Administrator
5 4 (13.33%) Ruby on Rails Developer
5 4 (13.33%) Ruby Developer
6 3 (10.00%) Software Engineer
6 3 (10.00%) C# Software Engineer
7 2 (6.67%) Senior Developer
7 2 (6.67%) Senior C++ Developer
8 1 (3.33%) PostgreSQL DBA
8 1 (3.33%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (43.33%) HTML
2 12 (40.00%) STL
3 9 (30.00%) Web Services
4 8 (26.67%) CSS
4 8 (26.67%) HTML5
5 5 (16.67%) jQuery
6 4 (13.33%) Ajax
6 4 (13.33%) CSS3
6 4 (13.33%) RESTful
6 4 (13.33%) Phusion Passenger
6 4 (13.33%) Ruby on Rails
7 3 (10.00%) ServiceStack
7 3 (10.00%) .NET
8 2 (6.67%) XML Messaging
8 2 (6.67%) XML
8 2 (6.67%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 2 (6.67%) Qt
9 1 (3.33%) Velocity
9 1 (3.33%) HornetQ
9 1 (3.33%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) Replication
1 5 (16.67%) Clustering
1 5 (16.67%) VLE
1 5 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 4 (13.33%) N-Tier
2 4 (13.33%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (13.33%) Open Source
3 3 (10.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 27 (90.00%) Linux
2 6 (20.00%) Windows
3 5 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (16.67%) Windows 7
3 5 (16.67%) Windows 8
3 5 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (16.67%) Apple iOS
3 5 (16.67%) Mac OS X
4 4 (13.33%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (30.00%) OO
2 7 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (16.67%) Multithreading
3 5 (16.67%) Load Balancing
3 5 (16.67%) Software Deployment
3 5 (16.67%) ITIL
4 4 (13.33%) MVC
4 4 (13.33%) Automated Testing
4 4 (13.33%) OOA/OOD
4 4 (13.33%) TDD
4 4 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (13.33%) Database Security
5 3 (10.00%) OOP
5 3 (10.00%) Software Engineering
6 2 (6.67%) UML
Programming Languages
1 17 (56.67%) PHP
2 12 (40.00%) C++
3 8 (26.67%) JavaScript
3 8 (26.67%) SQL
4 5 (16.67%) PowerShell
4 5 (16.67%) VB
5 4 (13.33%) Ruby
6 3 (10.00%) C#
7 2 (6.67%) Perl
8 1 (3.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 5 (16.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (16.67%) SCCM
2 4 (13.33%) Capistrano
2 4 (13.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (3.33%) Talend
2 1 (3.33%) WSO2
2 1 (3.33%) JBoss
2 1 (3.33%) IBM