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

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 168 209 229
Rank change year-on-year
+41 +20
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 76 40 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.19% 0.57% 0.34%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.43% 1.50% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 72 36 19
Average salary £40,000 £37,123 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.75% -3.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £29,100
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
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
2215 2675 2946
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 34.61% 38.09% 39.68%
Number of salaries quoted 1873 2331 2563
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +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 1 May 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 1 May 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 +46 57 £40,000 -11.11% 7
Cheshire +9 16 £42,500 +30.76% 2
Merseyside 0 2 £37,500 +7.14%
Lancashire -2 1 £35,000 -5.71%
PostgreSQL
England

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 72 (55.81%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (54.26%) MySQL
3 63 (48.84%) Java
4 58 (44.96%) SQL
5 51 (39.53%) JavaScript
6 50 (38.76%) Linux
7 49 (37.98%) Web Services
8 46 (35.66%) HTML
9 45 (34.88%) Python
10 42 (32.56%) Amazon AWS
11 38 (29.46%) CSS
12 35 (27.13%) PHP
13 32 (24.81%) C#
13 32 (24.81%) Ruby
14 30 (23.26%) jQuery
14 30 (23.26%) Big Data
15 29 (22.48%) nginx
16 27 (20.93%) Apache
17 25 (19.38%) Perl
17 25 (19.38%) Oracle
17 25 (19.38%) Business Intelligence
18 23 (17.83%) SQL Server
18 23 (17.83%) Data Warehouse
19 21 (16.28%) C++
19 21 (16.28%) Scrum
19 21 (16.28%) Amazon Redshift
19 21 (16.28%) Bash Shell
20 20 (15.50%) Red Hat
21 16 (12.40%) Django
21 16 (12.40%) Backbone.js

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 (22.48%) nginx
2 27 (20.93%) Apache
3 15 (11.63%) Node.js
4 10 (7.75%) Confluence
5 7 (5.43%) Apache Pig
5 7 (5.43%) WordPress
6 4 (3.10%) Tomcat
7 2 (1.55%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.78%) uWSGI
8 1 (0.78%) SilverStripe
8 1 (0.78%) JBoss
8 1 (0.78%) Drupal
8 1 (0.78%) Liferay
8 1 (0.78%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (1.55%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (1.55%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (0.78%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 42 (32.56%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.55%) SaaS
2 2 (1.55%) GitHub
3 1 (0.78%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 12 (9.30%) DNS
2 8 (6.20%) FTP
3 7 (5.43%) Firewall
4 3 (2.33%) VPN
4 3 (2.33%) SSL
4 3 (2.33%) Internet
4 3 (2.33%) Broadband
4 3 (2.33%) VoIP
4 3 (2.33%) Network Security
5 2 (1.55%) LLU
5 2 (1.55%) DSLAM
5 2 (1.55%) DSL
5 2 (1.55%) L2TP
5 2 (1.55%) MPLS
5 2 (1.55%) OSPF
5 2 (1.55%) BGP
5 2 (1.55%) IPv6
5 2 (1.55%) PPP
5 2 (1.55%) HTTP
5 2 (1.55%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (54.26%) MySQL
2 30 (23.26%) Big Data
3 23 (17.83%) SQL Server
3 23 (17.83%) Data Warehouse
4 21 (16.28%) Amazon Redshift
5 14 (10.85%) NoSQL
6 13 (10.08%) SQL Server 2008
7 11 (8.53%) Hadoop
8 9 (6.98%) SQL Server 2012
8 9 (6.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 8 (6.20%) Apache Hive
10 7 (5.43%) Relational Database
10 7 (5.43%) MongoDB
10 7 (5.43%) Oracle Reports
11 6 (4.65%) RDBMS
11 6 (4.65%) SAP Data Services
12 5 (3.88%) JasperReports
12 5 (3.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 3 (2.33%) OLTP
13 3 (2.33%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 13 (10.08%) JIRA
2 12 (9.30%) Mercurial
3 11 (8.53%) JUnit
3 11 (8.53%) Git (software)
4 10 (7.75%) Bitbucket
5 9 (6.98%) Eclipse
6 7 (5.43%) Selenium
7 6 (4.65%) TestNG
8 5 (3.88%) MyEclipse
9 4 (3.10%) Subversion
10 3 (2.33%) Jenkins
10 3 (2.33%) IntelliJ
10 3 (2.33%) Talend Open Studio
10 3 (2.33%) Maven
11 2 (1.55%) Team Foundation Server
11 2 (1.55%) Ant
12 1 (0.78%) Gradle
12 1 (0.78%) StyleCop
12 1 (0.78%) FxCop
12 1 (0.78%) Moq
General
1 9 (6.98%) Automotive
2 2 (1.55%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.78%) Finance
Job Titles
1 73 (56.59%) Developer
2 15 (11.63%) Senior Developer
3 13 (10.08%) AWS Developer
4 12 (9.30%) Java Developer
5 11 (8.53%) Linux Engineer
6 10 (7.75%) C# Developer
6 10 (7.75%) Administrator
7 9 (6.98%) C# .NET Developer
7 9 (6.98%) Junior C# .NET Developer
7 9 (6.98%) DBA
7 9 (6.98%) Junior
7 9 (6.98%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 9 (6.98%) .NET Developer
7 9 (6.98%) Junior Developer
7 9 (6.98%) PHP Developer
7 9 (6.98%) Senior C# Developer
7 9 (6.98%) Junior C# Developer
7 9 (6.98%) Senior .NET Developer
7 9 (6.98%) Junior .NET Developer
7 9 (6.98%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (37.98%) Web Services
2 46 (35.66%) HTML
3 38 (29.46%) CSS
4 30 (23.26%) jQuery
5 16 (12.40%) Django
5 16 (12.40%) Backbone.js
6 13 (10.08%) .NET
6 13 (10.08%) SOAP
6 13 (10.08%) Hibernate
7 12 (9.30%) Kafka
8 11 (8.53%) KnockoutJS
8 11 (8.53%) ASP.NET
8 11 (8.53%) WCF
8 11 (8.53%) Ruby on Rails
8 11 (8.53%) Spring
9 10 (7.75%) Grails
9 10 (7.75%) J2EE
10 9 (6.98%) ASP.NET MVC
10 9 (6.98%) REST
10 9 (6.98%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 14 (10.85%) Open Source
2 11 (8.53%) Mobile App
3 8 (6.20%) Visualisation
3 8 (6.20%) Client/Server
4 6 (4.65%) Replication
5 5 (3.88%) Clustering
6 4 (3.10%) User Experience
7 3 (2.33%) Taxonomies
8 2 (1.55%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.55%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.55%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.78%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 50 (38.76%) Linux
2 13 (10.08%) Debian
3 12 (9.30%) CentOS
4 10 (7.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (4.65%) Windows
6 5 (3.88%) UNIX
7 4 (3.10%) Solaris
8 3 (2.33%) Ubuntu
9 2 (1.55%) OpenBSD
9 2 (1.55%) Android
9 2 (1.55%) FreeBSD
9 2 (1.55%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.78%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.78%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (55.81%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (19.38%) Business Intelligence
3 21 (16.28%) Scrum
4 15 (11.63%) Analytics
5 13 (10.08%) Web Design
6 12 (9.30%) ETL
6 12 (9.30%) MVC
7 10 (7.75%) TDD
8 9 (6.98%) OOP
8 9 (6.98%) Web Development
9 8 (6.20%) Software Engineering
9 8 (6.20%) Business Analytics
10 7 (5.43%) User Stories
10 7 (5.43%) Disaster Recovery
10 7 (5.43%) Risk Management
10 7 (5.43%) PRINCE2
11 6 (4.65%) Load Balancing
11 6 (4.65%) Unit Testing
11 6 (4.65%) Performance Tuning
12 5 (3.88%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 63 (48.84%) Java
2 58 (44.96%) SQL
3 51 (39.53%) JavaScript
4 45 (34.88%) Python
5 35 (27.13%) PHP
6 32 (24.81%) C#
6 32 (24.81%) Ruby
7 25 (19.38%) Perl
8 21 (16.28%) C++
8 21 (16.28%) Bash Shell
9 6 (4.65%) PL/SQL
10 2 (1.55%) XPath
10 2 (1.55%) Shell Script
10 2 (1.55%) XQuery
11 1 (0.78%) C
11 1 (0.78%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.78%) PHP5
11 1 (0.78%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.78%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 8 (6.20%) RHCA
1 8 (6.20%) RHCE
2 7 (5.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 7 (5.43%) Degree
3 2 (1.55%) JNCIS
3 2 (1.55%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (1.55%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.43%) SLA
2 3 (2.33%) QA
System Software
1 5 (3.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (3.10%) Samba
2 4 (3.10%) NFS
3 3 (2.33%) iptables
3 3 (2.33%) Squid
4 2 (1.55%) VMware ESX
4 2 (1.55%) Postfix
4 2 (1.55%) Sendmail
4 2 (1.55%) Dovecot
4 2 (1.55%) SpamAssassin
4 2 (1.55%) OpenSIPS
4 2 (1.55%) Varnish
4 2 (1.55%) Openswan
4 2 (1.55%) Corosync
4 2 (1.55%) KVM
4 2 (1.55%) Ceph
5 1 (0.78%) vSphere
5 1 (0.78%) Kamailio
Systems Management
1 7 (5.43%) Puppet
1 7 (5.43%) Nagios
2 5 (3.88%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (3.88%) Munin
3 3 (2.33%) SmokePing
3 3 (2.33%) Zenoss
4 2 (1.55%) Cacti
4 2 (1.55%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 2 (1.55%) yum
4 2 (1.55%) Pacemaker
4 2 (1.55%) logstash
4 2 (1.55%) Bacula
4 2 (1.55%) Rsyslog
5 1 (0.78%) Hyperic
5 1 (0.78%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 25 (19.38%) Oracle
2 20 (15.50%) Red Hat
3 6 (4.65%) Perforce
3 6 (4.65%) VMware
3 6 (4.65%) SAP
3 6 (4.65%) Microsoft
4 5 (3.88%) Tableau
5 4 (3.10%) Business Objects
5 4 (3.10%) Rackspace
6 3 (2.33%) Jaspersoft
6 3 (2.33%) Talend
6 3 (2.33%) Percona
6 3 (2.33%) Vertica
6 3 (2.33%) Cognos
7 2 (1.55%) SolarWinds
7 2 (1.55%) Juniper
8 1 (0.78%) Adobe
8 1 (0.78%) Sybase
8 1 (0.78%) Zend
8 1 (0.78%) Wonderware
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus
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Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
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