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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 198 177 195
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +18
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 58 76 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.85% 1.02% 0.68%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.48% 2.78% 1.83%
Number of salaries quoted 52 56 44
Average salary £39,250 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.87% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,750 £27,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £48,750 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,900 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+9.75% -5.88%
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
2342 2734 2575
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 34.19% 36.78% 37.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1997 2253 2290
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 2 September 2015.

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 2 September 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
Manchester -12 28 £42,500 +6.25% 4
Cheshire +11 20 £38,750 +10.71% 6
Merseyside -7 6 £27,000 -1.81% 1
Lancashire - 4 £45,000 -
PostgreSQL
England

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 83 (61.94%) MySQL
2 75 (55.97%) JavaScript
3 74 (55.22%) Agile Software Development
4 63 (47.01%) HTML
5 54 (40.30%) CSS
6 53 (39.55%) Java
7 51 (38.06%) PHP
8 47 (35.07%) Linux
9 46 (34.33%) Python
10 34 (25.37%) SQL
11 32 (23.88%) jQuery
12 31 (23.13%) Perl
13 29 (21.64%) Apache
13 29 (21.64%) Scrum
14 28 (20.90%) Django
15 26 (19.40%) Big Data
16 25 (18.66%) Oracle
16 25 (18.66%) Web Services
17 24 (17.91%) Backbone.js
18 22 (16.42%) Node.js
18 22 (16.42%) nginx
19 21 (15.67%) Ruby
19 21 (15.67%) Finance
19 21 (15.67%) Analytics
20 20 (14.93%) WordPress
20 20 (14.93%) Amazon AWS
20 20 (14.93%) Open Source
20 20 (14.93%) REST
21 19 (14.18%) Bash Shell
22 18 (13.43%) Hibernate

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 29 (21.64%) Apache
2 22 (16.42%) nginx
2 22 (16.42%) Node.js
3 20 (14.93%) WordPress
4 4 (2.99%) SilverStripe
4 4 (2.99%) Drupal
5 3 (2.24%) JBoss
5 3 (2.24%) Apache Pig
6 2 (1.49%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.75%) Joomla!
7 1 (0.75%) Jetty
7 1 (0.75%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (1.49%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (3.73%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 20 (14.93%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (10.45%) DNS
2 12 (8.96%) FTP
3 6 (4.48%) Firewall
4 3 (2.24%) VPN
5 2 (1.49%) Broadband
5 2 (1.49%) LLU
5 2 (1.49%) PPP
5 2 (1.49%) SNMP
5 2 (1.49%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.49%) IPv6
5 2 (1.49%) Internet
5 2 (1.49%) MPLS
5 2 (1.49%) OSPF
5 2 (1.49%) BGP
5 2 (1.49%) DSLAM
5 2 (1.49%) DSL
5 2 (1.49%) L2TP
5 2 (1.49%) Telnet
6 1 (0.75%) Network Security
6 1 (0.75%) MRTG
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (61.94%) MySQL
2 26 (19.40%) Big Data
3 17 (12.69%) SQL Server
4 13 (9.70%) Data Warehouse
5 11 (8.21%) Oracle Reports
5 11 (8.21%) Amazon Redshift
6 10 (7.46%) SQL Server 2012
7 9 (6.72%) JasperReports
8 8 (5.97%) SQL Server 2008
8 8 (5.97%) Hadoop
9 7 (5.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 7 (5.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 5 (3.73%) OLAP
10 5 (3.73%) MongoDB
10 5 (3.73%) NoSQL
10 5 (3.73%) Relational Database
11 4 (2.99%) Oracle Database
11 4 (2.99%) Apache Hive
12 3 (2.24%) QlikView
12 3 (2.24%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 15 (11.19%) JUnit
2 12 (8.96%) Selenium
3 11 (8.21%) Eclipse
4 9 (6.72%) TestNG
4 9 (6.72%) MyEclipse
4 9 (6.72%) Jenkins
5 7 (5.22%) Oracle Forms
5 7 (5.22%) Git (software)
6 6 (4.48%) Subversion
7 5 (3.73%) JIRA
7 5 (3.73%) Mercurial
8 4 (2.99%) NUnit
8 4 (2.99%) Visual Studio
8 4 (2.99%) Moq
8 4 (2.99%) Cucumber
9 3 (2.24%) Gerrit
9 3 (2.24%) Talend Open Studio
10 2 (1.49%) WiX
10 2 (1.49%) CruiseControl
10 2 (1.49%) ReSharper
General
1 21 (15.67%) Finance
2 14 (10.45%) Banking
2 14 (10.45%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.75%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (0.75%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 97 (72.39%) Developer
2 17 (12.69%) Java Developer
2 17 (12.69%) PHP Developer
3 16 (11.94%) AWS Developer
4 12 (8.96%) Django Developer
4 12 (8.96%) Python/Django Developer
5 11 (8.21%) Software Developer
5 11 (8.21%) Senior Developer
6 10 (7.46%) Python Developer
7 9 (6.72%) Linux Engineer
7 9 (6.72%) Oracle Developer
7 9 (6.72%) Administrator
8 8 (5.97%) Systems Administrator
8 8 (5.97%) Linux Administrator
8 8 (5.97%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 8 (5.97%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 6 (4.48%) Senior PHP Developer
9 6 (4.48%) Web Developer
9 6 (4.48%) DBA
10 5 (3.73%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (47.01%) HTML
2 54 (40.30%) CSS
3 32 (23.88%) jQuery
4 28 (20.90%) Django
5 25 (18.66%) Web Services
6 24 (17.91%) Backbone.js
7 20 (14.93%) REST
8 18 (13.43%) Hibernate
8 18 (13.43%) Spring
9 16 (11.94%) J2EE
10 13 (9.70%) SOAP
10 13 (9.70%) HTML5
11 11 (8.21%) CSS3
11 11 (8.21%) LAMP
12 10 (7.46%) Ajax
13 8 (5.97%) Java EE
13 8 (5.97%) Ember.js
13 8 (5.97%) AngularJS
14 7 (5.22%) Ruby on Rails
15 6 (4.48%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (8.96%) Computer Science
2 9 (6.72%) Client/Server
3 8 (5.97%) Visualisation
3 8 (5.97%) Mobile App
4 7 (5.22%) User Experience
5 6 (4.48%) Management Information System
6 4 (2.99%) Clustering
6 4 (2.99%) Online Banking
6 4 (2.99%) Cybercrime
7 2 (1.49%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.49%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.75%) Taxonomies
8 1 (0.75%) EqualLogic
8 1 (0.75%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 47 (35.07%) Linux
2 15 (11.19%) Debian
3 10 (7.46%) UNIX
4 9 (6.72%) Windows
5 8 (5.97%) CentOS
6 5 (3.73%) Ubuntu
7 4 (2.99%) Android
7 4 (2.99%) Mac OS X
7 4 (2.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (2.99%) Apple iOS
7 4 (2.99%) Solaris
8 2 (1.49%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (1.49%) Tru64
8 2 (1.49%) AIX
8 2 (1.49%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (55.22%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (21.64%) Scrum
3 21 (15.67%) Analytics
4 20 (14.93%) Open Source
5 14 (10.45%) TDD
6 12 (8.96%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (8.96%) Business Intelligence
7 11 (8.21%) MVC
7 11 (8.21%) Web Development
8 9 (6.72%) OO
9 8 (5.97%) ETL
9 8 (5.97%) Unit Testing
9 8 (5.97%) Business Analytics
9 8 (5.97%) API Development
10 7 (5.22%) Software Engineering
10 7 (5.22%) Change Management
11 6 (4.48%) OOP
11 6 (4.48%) Information Security
11 6 (4.48%) Problem Management
11 6 (4.48%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 75 (55.97%) JavaScript
2 53 (39.55%) Java
3 51 (38.06%) PHP
4 46 (34.33%) Python
5 34 (25.37%) SQL
6 31 (23.13%) Perl
7 21 (15.67%) Ruby
8 19 (14.18%) Bash Shell
9 16 (11.94%) C#
10 9 (6.72%) PL/SQL
11 8 (5.97%) C++
12 4 (2.99%) C
13 3 (2.24%) PHP5
13 3 (2.24%) T-SQL
14 2 (1.49%) Shell Script
14 2 (1.49%) ANSI SQL
15 1 (0.75%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 17 (12.69%) Degree
2 12 (8.96%) RHCE
2 12 (8.96%) RHCA
3 2 (1.49%) JNCIS
3 2 (1.49%) CCNP
3 2 (1.49%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.75%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.48%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.24%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (2.24%) Samba
2 2 (1.49%) Squid
2 2 (1.49%) NFS
2 2 (1.49%) Varnish
3 1 (0.75%) KVM
3 1 (0.75%) Ceph
3 1 (0.75%) GlusterFS
3 1 (0.75%) iptables
3 1 (0.75%) Xen
Systems Management
1 7 (5.22%) Puppet
2 2 (1.49%) Nagios
2 2 (1.49%) Munin
2 2 (1.49%) Zenoss
3 1 (0.75%) Plesk
3 1 (0.75%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.75%) HAProxy
3 1 (0.75%) Hyperic
3 1 (0.75%) SmokePing
3 1 (0.75%) cPanel
Vendors
1 25 (18.66%) Oracle
2 15 (11.19%) Perforce
3 14 (10.45%) Red Hat
4 5 (3.73%) Tableau
5 4 (2.99%) Zend
6 3 (2.24%) Talend
6 3 (2.24%) VMware
6 3 (2.24%) SAP
6 3 (2.24%) Cognos
7 2 (1.49%) Microsoft
7 2 (1.49%) Adobe
7 2 (1.49%) Sun
7 2 (1.49%) Teradata
7 2 (1.49%) Wonderware
7 2 (1.49%) Juniper
8 1 (0.75%) Percona
8 1 (0.75%) SaltStack
8 1 (0.75%) Dell Compellent
8 1 (0.75%) EMC
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