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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 51 46 43
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -3
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 6 22 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.23% 3.44% 4.15%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.49% 9.87% 9.06%
Number of salaries quoted 4 13 26
Average salary £26,500 £27,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.63% -31.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,300 £27,100 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £27,350 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
172 223 287
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 35.25% 34.90% 45.77%
Number of salaries quoted 134 187 268
Average salary £41,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +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 3 August 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
Liverpool 0 3 £27,000 -1.81%
PostgreSQL
North West

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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 6 (75.00%) SQL
1 6 (75.00%) Linux
1 6 (75.00%) Ruby
2 4 (50.00%) Ajax
2 4 (50.00%) jQuery
2 4 (50.00%) Kanban
2 4 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (50.00%) RESTful
2 4 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 4 (50.00%) BDD
2 4 (50.00%) Puppet
2 4 (50.00%) Web Application Development
2 4 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 4 (50.00%) OO
2 4 (50.00%) HTML
2 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (50.00%) CSS
2 4 (50.00%) SOAP
2 4 (50.00%) MVC
2 4 (50.00%) Scrum
2 4 (50.00%) TDD
2 4 (50.00%) Subversion
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (25.00%) Teradata
3 2 (25.00%) Samba
3 2 (25.00%) Debian
3 2 (25.00%) Web Services
3 2 (25.00%) Perl
3 2 (25.00%) PHP
3 2 (25.00%) T-SQL

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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 2 (25.00%) Apache
1 2 (25.00%) nginx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) MySQL
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (25.00%) DB2
1 2 (25.00%) OLAP
1 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (25.00%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Subversion
1 4 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 2 (25.00%) RSpec
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Software Developer
1 4 (50.00%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Linux Administrator
2 2 (25.00%) DBA
2 2 (25.00%) Administrator
2 2 (25.00%) SQL DBA
3 1 (12.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Ruby Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) HTML
1 4 (50.00%) CSS
1 4 (50.00%) SOAP
1 4 (50.00%) Ajax
1 4 (50.00%) jQuery
1 4 (50.00%) RESTful
2 2 (25.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 2 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Linux
2 2 (25.00%) Debian
2 2 (25.00%) CentOS
2 2 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) OO
1 4 (50.00%) MVC
1 4 (50.00%) Scrum
1 4 (50.00%) TDD
1 4 (50.00%) Kanban
1 4 (50.00%) BDD
1 4 (50.00%) Web Application Development
1 4 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 2 (25.00%) Waterfall
2 2 (25.00%) Problem Management
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) RUP
2 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) SQL
1 6 (75.00%) Ruby
2 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (25.00%) Perl
3 2 (25.00%) PHP
3 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (25.00%) Python
3 2 (25.00%) Bash Shell
3 2 (25.00%) ANSI SQL
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Samba
1 2 (25.00%) Squid
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) Puppet
2 2 (25.00%) SmokePing
2 2 (25.00%) Nagios
2 2 (25.00%) Munin
2 2 (25.00%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Teradata