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

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 177 193 197
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +4
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 80 47 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.07% 0.67% 0.68%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.99% 1.84% 1.80%
Number of salaries quoted 60 43 33
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £34,000 £30,300
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £44,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
2676 2553 2776
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 35.92% 36.35% 37.57%
Number of salaries quoted 2201 2269 2492
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 21 August 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 21 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
Manchester +19 43 £40,000 +14.28% 4
Merseyside +10 23 £27,500 -35.29% 1
Cheshire -10 9 £37,500 -6.25% 1
PostgreSQL
England

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 85 (73.28%) Linux
2 58 (50.00%) MySQL
3 55 (47.41%) JavaScript
4 50 (43.10%) PHP
5 41 (35.34%) Java
6 39 (33.62%) SQL
6 39 (33.62%) Apache
7 38 (32.76%) HTML
8 37 (31.90%) CSS
9 33 (28.45%) Web Services
9 33 (28.45%) jQuery
10 31 (26.72%) Puppet
11 29 (25.00%) Ruby
12 26 (22.41%) Software Engineering
13 25 (21.55%) Perl
13 25 (21.55%) TDD
14 23 (19.83%) HTML5
15 22 (18.97%) MVC
15 22 (18.97%) Git (software)
16 21 (18.10%) Oracle
16 21 (18.10%) Python
17 20 (17.24%) OOP
17 20 (17.24%) OO
17 20 (17.24%) Hibernate
17 20 (17.24%) nginx
17 20 (17.24%) Opscode Chef
18 19 (16.38%) SQL Server
18 19 (16.38%) Agile Software Development
19 18 (15.52%) Subversion
19 18 (15.52%) Ruby on Rails

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 39 (33.62%) Apache
2 20 (17.24%) nginx
3 11 (9.48%) Tomcat
4 9 (7.76%) uWSGI
5 8 (6.90%) Jetty
6 4 (3.45%) Node.js
7 3 (2.59%) OpenStack
8 2 (1.72%) Mule
8 2 (1.72%) IIS
8 2 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (1.72%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.86%) SugarCRM
9 1 (0.86%) Liferay
9 1 (0.86%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.86%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (3.45%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.86%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 1 (0.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.59%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (2.59%) IaaS
2 2 (1.72%) Amazon ELB
2 2 (1.72%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (1.72%) Amazon S3
2 2 (1.72%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (12.07%) Internet
2 10 (8.62%) DNS
3 7 (6.03%) Firewall
4 5 (4.31%) Wi-Fi
4 5 (4.31%) LDAP
4 5 (4.31%) SMTP
4 5 (4.31%) DHCP
4 5 (4.31%) SSL
4 5 (4.31%) tcpdump
4 5 (4.31%) VLAN
4 5 (4.31%) Wireshark
4 5 (4.31%) Intranet
5 3 (2.59%) Software-Defined Networking
6 2 (1.72%) SAN
6 2 (1.72%) iSCSI
6 2 (1.72%) NAS
6 2 (1.72%) HTTP
6 2 (1.72%) SNMP
6 2 (1.72%) TCP/IP
6 2 (1.72%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (50.00%) MySQL
2 19 (16.38%) SQL Server
3 18 (15.52%) MongoDB
4 11 (9.48%) Hadoop
4 11 (9.48%) Big Data
4 11 (9.48%) NoSQL
5 8 (6.90%) Relational Database
6 6 (5.17%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (5.17%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (5.17%) MariaDB
7 4 (3.45%) Oracle Database
7 4 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (3.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (3.45%) OLTP
7 4 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (2.59%) RDBMS
8 3 (2.59%) Apache Hive
8 3 (2.59%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (1.72%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 22 (18.97%) Git (software)
2 18 (15.52%) Subversion
3 16 (13.79%) Selenium
4 13 (11.21%) Maven
5 9 (7.76%) Mercurial
6 7 (6.03%) Eclipse
7 5 (4.31%) JUnit
8 4 (3.45%) RSpec
8 4 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (3.45%) Cucumber
8 4 (3.45%) Gradle
8 4 (3.45%) Jenkins
9 3 (2.59%) Visual Studio
10 2 (1.72%) Gerrit
10 2 (1.72%) Talend Open Studio
11 1 (0.86%) Mockito
11 1 (0.86%) NUnit
11 1 (0.86%) JIRA
11 1 (0.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 11 (9.48%) Retail
2 8 (6.90%) Finance
3 6 (5.17%) Marketing
4 5 (4.31%) Online Betting
4 5 (4.31%) Multimedia
4 5 (4.31%) Local Government
5 3 (2.59%) Legal
5 3 (2.59%) Games
6 1 (0.86%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.86%) Back Office
6 1 (0.86%) Electronics
6 1 (0.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 71 (61.21%) Developer
2 23 (19.83%) Web Developer
3 16 (13.79%) Java Developer
4 14 (12.07%) Software Engineer
4 14 (12.07%) Senior Developer
4 14 (12.07%) DBA
5 12 (10.34%) PHP Developer
6 10 (8.62%) Administrator
6 10 (8.62%) Software Developer
6 10 (8.62%) C++ Developer
7 8 (6.90%) Java Software Engineer
8 6 (5.17%) C# Software Engineer
8 6 (5.17%) Senior Java Developer
9 5 (4.31%) Programmer
9 5 (4.31%) ICT Technician
9 5 (4.31%) Senior Technician
10 4 (3.45%) Front-End Developer
10 4 (3.45%) Front-End Web Developer
10 4 (3.45%) Ruby on Rails Developer
10 4 (3.45%) Ruby Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (32.76%) HTML
2 37 (31.90%) CSS
3 33 (28.45%) Web Services
3 33 (28.45%) jQuery
4 23 (19.83%) HTML5
5 20 (17.24%) Hibernate
6 18 (15.52%) Ruby on Rails
7 15 (12.93%) Ajax
7 15 (12.93%) Spring
8 14 (12.07%) .NET
8 14 (12.07%) CSS3
9 12 (10.34%) Flask
9 12 (10.34%) STL
9 12 (10.34%) JSON
10 11 (9.48%) Spring MVC
10 11 (9.48%) SOAP
11 10 (8.62%) RESTful
12 9 (7.76%) SQLAlchemy
13 8 (6.90%) XML
14 6 (5.17%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 13 (11.21%) Replication
2 12 (10.34%) Open Source
3 10 (8.62%) Clustering
4 5 (4.31%) VLE
4 5 (4.31%) Management Information System
5 4 (3.45%) Mobile App
5 4 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (3.45%) N-Tier
6 3 (2.59%) Social Media
6 3 (2.59%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.72%) W3C
8 1 (0.86%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 85 (73.28%) Linux
2 13 (11.21%) Windows
3 9 (7.76%) Ubuntu
3 9 (7.76%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (7.76%) Apple iOS
3 9 (7.76%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (6.03%) UNIX
5 5 (4.31%) Mac OS X
5 5 (4.31%) Windows 7
5 5 (4.31%) Windows 8
6 4 (3.45%) Debian
6 4 (3.45%) Android
7 3 (2.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (1.72%) Mac OS
8 2 (1.72%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.86%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (22.41%) Software Engineering
2 25 (21.55%) TDD
3 22 (18.97%) MVC
4 20 (17.24%) OOP
4 20 (17.24%) OO
5 19 (16.38%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (12.07%) Web Development
6 14 (12.07%) Web Application Development
7 11 (9.48%) Configuration Management
8 10 (8.62%) SOA
8 10 (8.62%) ITIL
8 10 (8.62%) Performance Tuning
9 9 (7.76%) DevOps
9 9 (7.76%) Disaster Recovery
9 9 (7.76%) Scrum
10 8 (6.90%) Pair Programming
10 8 (6.90%) Load Balancing
10 8 (6.90%) BDD
11 5 (4.31%) Root Cause Analysis
11 5 (4.31%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 55 (47.41%) JavaScript
2 50 (43.10%) PHP
3 41 (35.34%) Java
4 39 (33.62%) SQL
5 29 (25.00%) Ruby
6 25 (21.55%) Perl
7 21 (18.10%) Python
8 14 (12.07%) C++
9 11 (9.48%) C#
10 5 (4.31%) VB
10 5 (4.31%) PowerShell
11 3 (2.59%) C
12 2 (1.72%) Groovy
13 1 (0.86%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (13.79%) Degree
2 2 (1.72%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.86%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.72%) QA
2 1 (0.86%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (4.31%) Active Directory
1 5 (4.31%) Squid
1 5 (4.31%) Varnish
2 2 (1.72%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (1.72%) vCloud
2 2 (1.72%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.72%) vSphere
2 2 (1.72%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 31 (26.72%) Puppet
2 20 (17.24%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (6.03%) SCCM
3 7 (6.03%) SCOM
4 6 (5.17%) CFEngine
5 5 (4.31%) Nagios
5 5 (4.31%) NetBackup
6 4 (3.45%) Capistrano
7 2 (1.72%) Hyperic
7 2 (1.72%) WSUS
7 2 (1.72%) OpenNMS
7 2 (1.72%) FortiGate
7 2 (1.72%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 21 (18.10%) Oracle
2 16 (13.79%) JBoss
3 12 (10.34%) Rackspace
4 8 (6.90%) Red Hat
5 4 (3.45%) VMware
5 4 (3.45%) Zend
5 4 (3.45%) Veeam
5 4 (3.45%) Microsoft
6 3 (2.59%) Vertica
7 2 (1.72%) Dell
7 2 (1.72%) Talend
7 2 (1.72%) WSO2
7 2 (1.72%) Acronis
7 2 (1.72%) Tableau
7 2 (1.72%) IBM
8 1 (0.86%) Sybase
8 1 (0.86%) SAP
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: From £47,000 to £57,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Liverpool
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 22 days ago