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 16 April 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 215 217 201
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -16
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 42 39 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.58% 0.52% 0.64%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.51% 1.30% 1.58%
Number of salaries quoted 38 32 23
Average salary £38,750 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.23% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,100 £25,050 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+10.38% +2.66%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
2789 2995 2905
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 38.44% 39.89% 40.55%
Number of salaries quoted 2446 2603 2607
Average salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,200 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
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 16 April 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Merseyside +1 15 £40,000 +28.00% 1
Manchester -18 13 £45,000 +38.46%
Cheshire +9 12 £32,500 -27.77%
Lancashire - 1 £37,123 - 4
PostgreSQL
England

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 49 (60.49%) MySQL
2 45 (55.56%) Software Engineering
3 44 (54.32%) JavaScript
4 42 (51.85%) Linux
5 31 (38.27%) Python
6 30 (37.04%) PHP
7 28 (34.57%) Django
8 24 (29.63%) Rackspace
9 23 (28.40%) HTML
9 23 (28.40%) Java
9 23 (28.40%) OO
10 22 (27.16%) C++
11 21 (25.93%) Ruby
12 18 (22.22%) Ruby on Rails
12 18 (22.22%) Perl
13 17 (20.99%) Degree
14 15 (18.52%) Web Services
14 15 (18.52%) CSS
15 14 (17.28%) C#
15 14 (17.28%) Cloud Computing
15 14 (17.28%) Web Application Development
15 14 (17.28%) Flask
16 13 (16.05%) Subversion
16 13 (16.05%) SQL
16 13 (16.05%) Apache
17 12 (14.81%) Windows
18 11 (13.58%) Oracle
18 11 (13.58%) SQL Server
18 11 (13.58%) Git (software)
19 10 (12.35%) QA

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 13 (16.05%) Apache
2 8 (9.88%) nginx
3 4 (4.94%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.23%) SugarCRM
4 1 (1.23%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.23%) MS Office
1 1 (1.23%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.23%) PowerPivot
Cloud Services
1 14 (17.28%) Cloud Computing
2 8 (9.88%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 8 (9.88%) Internet
2 3 (3.70%) DNS
3 2 (2.47%) HTTP
3 2 (2.47%) 802.11
3 2 (2.47%) Wireless
3 2 (2.47%) SSH
3 2 (2.47%) LDAP
3 2 (2.47%) LAN
3 2 (2.47%) WLAN
4 1 (1.23%) SMTP
4 1 (1.23%) SMS
4 1 (1.23%) Wireshark
4 1 (1.23%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (60.49%) MySQL
2 11 (13.58%) SQL Server
3 8 (9.88%) Relational Database
4 6 (7.41%) NoSQL
4 6 (7.41%) RDBMS
5 4 (4.94%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (4.94%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (2.47%) MongoDB
7 2 (2.47%) Oracle Database
7 2 (2.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (2.47%) SQLite
8 1 (1.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (1.23%) MS Access
8 1 (1.23%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (1.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 13 (16.05%) Subversion
2 11 (13.58%) Git (software)
3 6 (7.41%) Eclipse
4 4 (4.94%) JUnit
4 4 (4.94%) RSpec
4 4 (4.94%) Cucumber
4 4 (4.94%) Selenium
5 3 (3.70%) Jenkins
5 3 (3.70%) Maven
6 2 (2.47%) Visual Studio
6 2 (2.47%) NUnit
7 1 (1.23%) SoapUI
General
1 3 (3.70%) Electronics
1 3 (3.70%) Finance
1 3 (3.70%) Military
2 2 (2.47%) Games
3 1 (1.23%) Retail
3 1 (1.23%) Local Government
3 1 (1.23%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 61 (75.31%) Developer
2 27 (33.33%) Software Engineer
3 26 (32.10%) Python Developer
3 26 (32.10%) Python/Django Developer
4 23 (28.40%) Python Software Engineer
5 22 (27.16%) Django Developer
6 17 (20.99%) Senior Developer
7 14 (17.28%) Software Developer
8 11 (13.58%) Web Developer
8 11 (13.58%) Senior Software Engineer
8 11 (13.58%) Senior Python Developer
9 10 (12.35%) C++ Developer
10 7 (8.64%) Programmer
11 4 (4.94%) Senior C++ Developer
11 4 (4.94%) DBA
12 3 (3.70%) Administrator
12 3 (3.70%) Ruby on Rails Developer
12 3 (3.70%) Ruby Developer
13 2 (2.47%) Graduate Programmer
13 2 (2.47%) Web Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (34.57%) Django
2 23 (28.40%) HTML
3 18 (22.22%) Ruby on Rails
4 15 (18.52%) CSS
4 15 (18.52%) Web Services
5 14 (17.28%) Flask
6 10 (12.35%) jQuery
6 10 (12.35%) Qt
7 9 (11.11%) XML
8 8 (9.88%) .NET
8 8 (9.88%) Backbone.js
8 8 (9.88%) AngularJS
9 7 (8.64%) Ajax
9 7 (8.64%) LAMP
10 6 (7.41%) WebKit
11 4 (4.94%) Spring
11 4 (4.94%) Hibernate
11 4 (4.94%) XML Messaging
11 4 (4.94%) STL
11 4 (4.94%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.64%) Open Source
1 7 (8.64%) Mobile App
2 6 (7.41%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (7.41%) Computer Science
2 6 (7.41%) Client/Server
2 6 (7.41%) Replication
3 4 (4.94%) Clustering
3 4 (4.94%) N-Tier
4 2 (2.47%) W3C
4 2 (2.47%) Online Games
4 2 (2.47%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 42 (51.85%) Linux
2 12 (14.81%) Windows
3 8 (9.88%) UNIX
4 7 (8.64%) Android
5 6 (7.41%) Ubuntu
6 5 (6.17%) Apple iOS
7 2 (2.47%) Mac OS
7 2 (2.47%) CentOS
7 2 (2.47%) Debian
7 2 (2.47%) Mac OS X
8 1 (1.23%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.23%) HPUX
8 1 (1.23%) Solaris
8 1 (1.23%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (55.56%) Software Engineering
2 23 (28.40%) OO
3 14 (17.28%) Web Application Development
4 9 (11.11%) TDD
5 8 (9.88%) MVC
6 7 (8.64%) OOP
6 7 (8.64%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (8.64%) Performance Tuning
7 6 (7.41%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (7.41%) Scrum
7 6 (7.41%) Service Delivery
8 5 (6.17%) UML
8 5 (6.17%) Automated Testing
8 5 (6.17%) Mobile Application Development
8 5 (6.17%) Android Development
8 5 (6.17%) iOS Development
9 4 (4.94%) Multithreading
9 4 (4.94%) OOA/OOD
10 3 (3.70%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (3.70%) Communications Security
Programming Languages
1 44 (54.32%) JavaScript
2 31 (38.27%) Python
3 30 (37.04%) PHP
4 23 (28.40%) Java
5 22 (27.16%) C++
6 21 (25.93%) Ruby
7 18 (22.22%) Perl
8 14 (17.28%) C#
9 13 (16.05%) SQL
10 4 (4.94%) Bash Shell
11 2 (2.47%) PowerShell
11 2 (2.47%) T-SQL
11 2 (2.47%) C
11 2 (2.47%) Delphi
11 2 (2.47%) VC++
11 2 (2.47%) Objective-C
12 1 (1.23%) Groovy
12 1 (1.23%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 17 (20.99%) Degree
2 3 (3.70%) MCSA
2 3 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.47%) RHCE
4 1 (1.23%) MCITP
4 1 (1.23%) MCSM
4 1 (1.23%) OCP
4 1 (1.23%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (1.23%) MCDBA
4 1 (1.23%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (12.35%) QA
2 1 (1.23%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (2.47%) Active Directory
1 2 (2.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.23%) Varnish
2 1 (1.23%) Squid
Systems Management
1 7 (8.64%) Puppet
2 5 (6.17%) Capistrano
3 4 (4.94%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (2.47%) Red Hat Satellite
4 2 (2.47%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 1 (1.23%) Nagios
5 1 (1.23%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.23%) SCOM
Vendors
1 24 (29.63%) Rackspace
2 11 (13.58%) Oracle
3 8 (9.88%) Google
4 6 (7.41%) Red Hat
5 4 (4.94%) Microsoft
6 2 (2.47%) Meru Networks
6 2 (2.47%) VMware
7 1 (1.23%) Sybase
7 1 (1.23%) Netezza
7 1 (1.23%) Zend
7 1 (1.23%) Tableau
Liverpool, Merseyside
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 26,000 - 28,000 + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Preston, Lancashire
One Connect Limited
Salary: Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Nelson, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Nelson, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
One Connect Limited
Salary: From £34,894 to £39,351 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago