The table below looks at the statistics for PostgreSQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PostgreSQL over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 200 198 224
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +26
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 53 41 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.72% 0.61% 0.44%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.22% 1.60% 1.10%
Number of salaries quoted 47 41 35
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +32.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +5.12%
PostgreSQL
England

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 North West region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
2392 2562 3176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 32.72% 38.20% 39.99%
Number of salaries quoted 2083 2230 2887
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,863 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

PostgreSQL
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

PostgreSQL Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

PostgreSQL
Salary Trend in the North West

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

PostgreSQL Salary Trend in the North West

PostgreSQL
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PostgreSQL across the North West region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

PostgreSQL Salary Histogram in the North West

PostgreSQL
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PostgreSQL within the North West region over the 3 months to 24 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
Manchester +3 40 £40,000 -11.11% 6
Cheshire +6 9 £37,500 +7.14% 5
Merseyside +8 6 £35,000 +7.69%
PostgreSQL
England

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 75 (64.10%) MySQL
2 73 (62.39%) Linux
3 61 (52.14%) Agile Software Development
4 50 (42.74%) Java
5 49 (41.88%) JavaScript
5 49 (41.88%) Web Services
6 43 (36.75%) SQL
7 39 (33.33%) HTML
8 37 (31.62%) CSS
9 35 (29.91%) MVC
10 34 (29.06%) Apache
10 34 (29.06%) jQuery
11 32 (27.35%) Git (software)
12 31 (26.50%) C#
13 30 (25.64%) Amazon AWS
14 26 (22.22%) .NET
15 25 (21.37%) Ruby
15 25 (21.37%) Puppet
16 24 (20.51%) PHP
17 23 (19.66%) Perl
17 23 (19.66%) Software Engineering
18 22 (18.80%) Python
19 20 (17.09%) Hibernate
19 20 (17.09%) Selenium
19 20 (17.09%) nginx
20 19 (16.24%) ASP.NET
20 19 (16.24%) JIRA
20 19 (16.24%) KnockoutJS
20 19 (16.24%) Big Data
21 17 (14.53%) C++

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 34 (29.06%) Apache
2 20 (17.09%) nginx
3 17 (14.53%) JBoss
3 17 (14.53%) Confluence
4 15 (12.82%) Tomcat
5 8 (6.84%) Jetty
6 4 (3.42%) OpenStack
7 2 (1.71%) IIS
7 2 (1.71%) Liferay
8 1 (0.85%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.85%) Apache Pig
8 1 (0.85%) uWSGI
Applications
1 4 (3.42%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (1.71%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (0.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 30 (25.64%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.56%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (2.56%) IaaS
3 2 (1.71%) Amazon ELB
3 2 (1.71%) Amazon S3
3 2 (1.71%) SaaS
3 2 (1.71%) GitHub
4 1 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (9.40%) Internet
2 9 (7.69%) DNS
3 6 (5.13%) SAN
4 5 (4.27%) FTP
5 4 (3.42%) VoIP
5 4 (3.42%) WAN
6 3 (2.56%) HTTP
6 3 (2.56%) RTP
6 3 (2.56%) Firewall
6 3 (2.56%) IP Telephony
6 3 (2.56%) Ethernet
6 3 (2.56%) Software-Defined Networking
7 2 (1.71%) Unified Communications
7 2 (1.71%) SSH
7 2 (1.71%) VLAN
7 2 (1.71%) iSCSI
7 2 (1.71%) NAS
7 2 (1.71%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (1.71%) IPsec
7 2 (1.71%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (64.10%) MySQL
2 19 (16.24%) Big Data
3 17 (14.53%) SQL Server
4 14 (11.97%) MongoDB
4 14 (11.97%) NoSQL
5 12 (10.26%) Hadoop
6 10 (8.55%) Amazon Redshift
7 9 (7.69%) Relational Database
8 8 (6.84%) SQL Server 2008
8 8 (6.84%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (5.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 6 (5.13%) SQL Server 2012
9 6 (5.13%) MariaDB
10 3 (2.56%) VLDB
10 3 (2.56%) Apache Cassandra
10 3 (2.56%) OLTP
11 2 (1.71%) RDBMS
11 2 (1.71%) DTS
11 2 (1.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (1.71%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 32 (27.35%) Git (software)
2 20 (17.09%) Selenium
3 19 (16.24%) JIRA
4 16 (13.68%) Mercurial
4 16 (13.68%) Maven
5 15 (12.82%) Bitbucket
6 8 (6.84%) JUnit
6 8 (6.84%) Eclipse
7 6 (5.13%) Gradle
7 6 (5.13%) Jenkins
8 5 (4.27%) Subversion
9 4 (3.42%) Gerrit
9 4 (3.42%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (1.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 2 (1.71%) Mockito
10 2 (1.71%) Ant
11 1 (0.85%) WATIR
11 1 (0.85%) NUnit
11 1 (0.85%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (12.82%) Automotive
2 7 (5.98%) Finance
3 5 (4.27%) Telecoms
3 5 (4.27%) Online Betting
4 3 (2.56%) Legal
4 3 (2.56%) Marketing
4 3 (2.56%) Games
5 2 (1.71%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.85%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.85%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 62 (52.99%) Developer
2 23 (19.66%) Senior Developer
3 18 (15.38%) Software Engineer
4 16 (13.68%) Java Developer
5 15 (12.82%) .NET Developer
5 15 (12.82%) C# Developer
5 15 (12.82%) Senior C# Developer
5 15 (12.82%) Web Developer
5 15 (12.82%) Senior .NET Developer
5 15 (12.82%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 15 (12.82%) C# .NET Developer
6 14 (11.97%) Linux Engineer
7 13 (11.11%) Junior .NET Developer
7 13 (11.11%) Junior C# .NET Developer
7 13 (11.11%) Junior
7 13 (11.11%) Junior C# Developer
7 13 (11.11%) Junior Developer
8 10 (8.55%) DBA
9 9 (7.69%) Java Software Engineer
10 7 (5.98%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (41.88%) Web Services
2 39 (33.33%) HTML
3 37 (31.62%) CSS
4 34 (29.06%) jQuery
5 26 (22.22%) .NET
6 20 (17.09%) Hibernate
7 19 (16.24%) ASP.NET
7 19 (16.24%) KnockoutJS
8 17 (14.53%) Spring
8 17 (14.53%) .NET Framework
9 15 (12.82%) WCF
9 15 (12.82%) ASP.NET MVC
10 11 (9.40%) Spring MVC
11 10 (8.55%) HTML5
12 9 (7.69%) Ruby on Rails
13 8 (6.84%) SOAP
13 8 (6.84%) STL
13 8 (6.84%) JSP
13 8 (6.84%) Kafka
14 7 (5.98%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.84%) Replication
1 8 (6.84%) Open Source
2 6 (5.13%) Clustering
3 5 (4.27%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.56%) Social Media
5 2 (1.71%) VLE
5 2 (1.71%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.85%) DTV
6 1 (0.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 73 (62.39%) Linux
2 16 (13.68%) Debian
3 7 (5.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (5.98%) Windows
4 4 (3.42%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (3.42%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (2.56%) CentOS
5 3 (2.56%) UNIX
6 2 (1.71%) Mac OS X
6 2 (1.71%) Windows 7
6 2 (1.71%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.71%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.85%) openSUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (52.14%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (29.91%) MVC
3 23 (19.66%) Software Engineering
4 17 (14.53%) TDD
5 15 (12.82%) Web Design
6 14 (11.97%) Scrum
7 13 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
7 13 (11.11%) Configuration Management
7 13 (11.11%) OO
8 12 (10.26%) OOP
9 9 (7.69%) DevOps
10 8 (6.84%) BDD
10 8 (6.84%) Pair Programming
11 7 (5.98%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (5.98%) Change Control
11 7 (5.98%) Performance Tuning
12 6 (5.13%) Test Strategy
12 6 (5.13%) Load Balancing
12 6 (5.13%) SOA
13 5 (4.27%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 50 (42.74%) Java
2 49 (41.88%) JavaScript
3 43 (36.75%) SQL
4 31 (26.50%) C#
5 25 (21.37%) Ruby
6 24 (20.51%) PHP
7 23 (19.66%) Perl
8 22 (18.80%) Python
9 17 (14.53%) C++
10 6 (5.13%) Bash Shell
11 4 (3.42%) C
12 3 (2.56%) Groovy
13 2 (1.71%) PowerShell
13 2 (1.71%) XQuery
13 2 (1.71%) XPath
13 2 (1.71%) T-SQL
13 2 (1.71%) VB
Qualifications
1 13 (11.11%) Degree
2 5 (4.27%) RHCE
2 5 (4.27%) RHCA
3 3 (2.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.85%) BC Cleared
4 1 (0.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.56%) SLA
1 3 (2.56%) QA
System Software
1 5 (4.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.56%) Kamailio
3 2 (1.71%) vCloud
3 2 (1.71%) VMware ESX
3 2 (1.71%) vSphere
3 2 (1.71%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (1.71%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.85%) Samba
Systems Management
1 25 (21.37%) Puppet
2 13 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (5.13%) CFEngine
4 4 (3.42%) Hyperic
4 4 (3.42%) SCCM
5 2 (1.71%) SCOM
5 2 (1.71%) Nagios
5 2 (1.71%) OpenNMS
5 2 (1.71%) Vagrant
6 1 (0.85%) Cacti
Vendors
1 14 (11.97%) Red Hat
2 11 (9.40%) Oracle
3 7 (5.98%) VMware
4 4 (3.42%) Microsoft
4 4 (3.42%) Dell
4 4 (3.42%) Rackspace
5 3 (2.56%) Vertica
6 2 (1.71%) Cisco
6 2 (1.71%) Veeam
6 2 (1.71%) Acronis
7 1 (0.85%) Business Objects
7 1 (0.85%) SAP
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