The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the North West region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 165 188 211
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +23
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 79 62 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.12% 0.85% 0.58%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.26% 2.32% 1.50%
Number of salaries quoted 57 56 23
Average salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £34,000 £30,300
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £45,250 £48,700
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
2426 2671 2866
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 34.45% 36.51% 38.34%
Number of salaries quoted 2020 2354 2568
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
PostgreSQL
England

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 23 July 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 23 July 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 +13 37 £40,000 +6.66% 4
Merseyside -4 22 £27,500 -31.25% 6
Cheshire +1 15 £38,750 +0.64% 1
Lancashire - 3 £37,123 - 1
PostgreSQL
England

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 91 (75.21%) Linux
2 60 (49.59%) MySQL
3 59 (48.76%) JavaScript
4 55 (45.45%) PHP
5 42 (34.71%) HTML
6 39 (32.23%) CSS
7 37 (30.58%) Java
7 37 (30.58%) SQL
7 37 (30.58%) Apache
8 34 (28.10%) jQuery
9 33 (27.27%) Software Engineering
9 33 (27.27%) Web Services
10 30 (24.79%) Ruby
11 26 (21.49%) Perl
12 25 (20.66%) OO
12 25 (20.66%) Python
12 25 (20.66%) Puppet
13 23 (19.01%) HTML5
13 23 (19.01%) Subversion
13 23 (19.01%) SQL Server
14 21 (17.36%) Oracle
14 21 (17.36%) C++
14 21 (17.36%) nginx
15 20 (16.53%) TDD
15 20 (16.53%) Ruby on Rails
16 19 (15.70%) Git (software)
17 18 (14.88%) OOP
17 18 (14.88%) MVC
18 17 (14.05%) Windows
18 17 (14.05%) MongoDB

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 37 (30.58%) Apache
2 21 (17.36%) nginx
3 10 (8.26%) Tomcat
4 9 (7.44%) uWSGI
5 5 (4.13%) Jetty
6 4 (3.31%) Node.js
7 2 (1.65%) OpenStack
7 2 (1.65%) Mule
7 2 (1.65%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (1.65%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.83%) SugarCRM
8 1 (0.83%) Liferay
8 1 (0.83%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.83%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (3.31%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.83%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 1 (0.83%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.13%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.65%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (9.09%) Internet
2 10 (8.26%) DNS
3 7 (5.79%) Firewall
4 5 (4.13%) Wi-Fi
4 5 (4.13%) VLAN
4 5 (4.13%) Wireshark
4 5 (4.13%) tcpdump
4 5 (4.13%) LDAP
4 5 (4.13%) SMTP
4 5 (4.13%) DHCP
4 5 (4.13%) SSL
4 5 (4.13%) Intranet
5 2 (1.65%) HTTP
5 2 (1.65%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (49.59%) MySQL
2 23 (19.01%) SQL Server
3 17 (14.05%) MongoDB
4 11 (9.09%) NoSQL
4 11 (9.09%) Relational Database
5 8 (6.61%) Big Data
5 8 (6.61%) Hadoop
6 6 (4.96%) RDBMS
7 5 (4.13%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (4.13%) MariaDB
7 5 (4.13%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (3.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (3.31%) OLTP
8 4 (3.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (3.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (2.48%) Apache Hive
10 2 (1.65%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (1.65%) SQLite
10 2 (1.65%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (1.65%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 23 (19.01%) Subversion
2 19 (15.70%) Git (software)
3 12 (9.92%) Selenium
4 9 (7.44%) Maven
4 9 (7.44%) Eclipse
4 9 (7.44%) Mercurial
5 7 (5.79%) JUnit
6 6 (4.96%) Jenkins
7 5 (4.13%) Visual Studio
7 5 (4.13%) RSpec
7 5 (4.13%) Cucumber
8 4 (3.31%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (2.48%) Gradle
10 2 (1.65%) Talend Open Studio
10 2 (1.65%) Gerrit
10 2 (1.65%) NUnit
11 1 (0.83%) JIRA
11 1 (0.83%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 1 (0.83%) Mockito
General
1 11 (9.09%) Retail
2 8 (6.61%) Finance
3 6 (4.96%) Marketing
4 5 (4.13%) Multimedia
4 5 (4.13%) Local Government
5 4 (3.31%) Electronics
5 4 (3.31%) Online Betting
6 3 (2.48%) Military
7 2 (1.65%) Games
8 1 (0.83%) Back Office
8 1 (0.83%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.83%) Legal
8 1 (0.83%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 73 (60.33%) Developer
2 23 (19.01%) Web Developer
3 18 (14.88%) Software Engineer
4 15 (12.40%) DBA
5 14 (11.57%) C++ Developer
6 12 (9.92%) Software Developer
6 12 (9.92%) PHP Developer
7 11 (9.09%) Senior Developer
7 11 (9.09%) Administrator
8 10 (8.26%) Java Developer
9 7 (5.79%) Java Software Engineer
9 7 (5.79%) Python Developer
9 7 (5.79%) Python/Django Developer
10 5 (4.13%) Senior Technician
10 5 (4.13%) Django Developer
10 5 (4.13%) Python Software Engineer
10 5 (4.13%) C# Software Engineer
10 5 (4.13%) ICT Technician
10 5 (4.13%) Programmer
11 4 (3.31%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (34.71%) HTML
2 39 (32.23%) CSS
3 34 (28.10%) jQuery
4 33 (27.27%) Web Services
5 23 (19.01%) HTML5
6 20 (16.53%) Ruby on Rails
7 17 (14.05%) Ajax
8 14 (11.57%) Hibernate
8 14 (11.57%) Flask
9 13 (10.74%) CSS3
9 13 (10.74%) JSON
9 13 (10.74%) STL
9 13 (10.74%) .NET
10 11 (9.09%) SOAP
11 10 (8.26%) RESTful
12 9 (7.44%) Django
12 9 (7.44%) SQLAlchemy
12 9 (7.44%) XML
12 9 (7.44%) Spring
13 6 (4.96%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 15 (12.40%) Replication
2 13 (10.74%) Open Source
3 10 (8.26%) Clustering
4 7 (5.79%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (4.13%) Mobile App
5 5 (4.13%) VLE
5 5 (4.13%) N-Tier
5 5 (4.13%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.48%) Client/Server
6 3 (2.48%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.65%) W3C
7 2 (1.65%) Social Media
8 1 (0.83%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 91 (75.21%) Linux
2 17 (14.05%) Windows
3 10 (8.26%) Ubuntu
3 10 (8.26%) Apple iOS
4 9 (7.44%) UNIX
5 7 (5.79%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (5.79%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (4.13%) Windows 8
6 5 (4.13%) Windows 7
6 5 (4.13%) Android
6 5 (4.13%) Mac OS X
7 3 (2.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (1.65%) Mac OS
8 2 (1.65%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (1.65%) Debian
9 1 (0.83%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (27.27%) Software Engineering
2 25 (20.66%) OO
3 20 (16.53%) TDD
4 18 (14.88%) OOP
4 18 (14.88%) MVC
5 16 (13.22%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (12.40%) Web Development
6 15 (12.40%) Web Application Development
7 12 (9.92%) Performance Tuning
8 10 (8.26%) Scrum
8 10 (8.26%) SOA
8 10 (8.26%) ITIL
9 9 (7.44%) Configuration Management
10 7 (5.79%) Disaster Recovery
10 7 (5.79%) Load Balancing
10 7 (5.79%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (5.79%) DevOps
11 6 (4.96%) Automated Testing
11 6 (4.96%) OOA/OOD
12 5 (4.13%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 59 (48.76%) JavaScript
2 55 (45.45%) PHP
3 37 (30.58%) SQL
3 37 (30.58%) Java
4 30 (24.79%) Ruby
5 26 (21.49%) Perl
6 25 (20.66%) Python
7 21 (17.36%) C++
8 15 (12.40%) C#
9 7 (5.79%) PowerShell
10 5 (4.13%) VB
11 3 (2.48%) Groovy
12 2 (1.65%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.83%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (14.05%) Degree
2 2 (1.65%) MCSA
2 2 (1.65%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (1.65%) RHCE
3 1 (0.83%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.96%) QA
2 1 (0.83%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.83%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (4.13%) Active Directory
1 5 (4.13%) Squid
1 5 (4.13%) Varnish
2 4 (3.31%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 25 (20.66%) Puppet
2 16 (13.22%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (4.13%) CFEngine
3 5 (4.13%) Nagios
3 5 (4.13%) NetBackup
3 5 (4.13%) SCCM
3 5 (4.13%) SCOM
3 5 (4.13%) Capistrano
4 2 (1.65%) WSUS
4 2 (1.65%) Red Hat Satellite
4 2 (1.65%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 2 (1.65%) FortiGate
4 2 (1.65%) Vagrant
4 2 (1.65%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 21 (17.36%) Oracle
2 14 (11.57%) Rackspace
3 12 (9.92%) JBoss
4 10 (8.26%) Red Hat
5 6 (4.96%) Microsoft
6 4 (3.31%) VMware
6 4 (3.31%) Zend
7 3 (2.48%) Vertica
8 2 (1.65%) Talend
8 2 (1.65%) WSO2
8 2 (1.65%) Veeam
8 2 (1.65%) Tableau
8 2 (1.65%) IBM
9 1 (0.83%) Sybase
9 1 (0.83%) SAP
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