The table below looks at the statistics for PostgreSQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PostgreSQL over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 66 79 66
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -13
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 11 11 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 1.49% 1.20% 1.97%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.60% 3.57% 5.57%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 20
Average salary £47,500 £35,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.71% -30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £30,000 £39,850
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £35,000 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +10.38%
PostgreSQL
Oxfordshire

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 Oxford region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
239 308 359
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 32.30% 33.55% 35.33%
Number of salaries quoted 195 280 331
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -12.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,750 £28,500 £30,050
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

PostgreSQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PostgreSQL across the Oxford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

PostgreSQL Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

PostgreSQL
Salary Trend in Oxford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PostgreSQL across the Oxford region.

PostgreSQL Salary Trend in Oxford

PostgreSQL
Salary Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PostgreSQL across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

PostgreSQL Salary Histogram in Oxford

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 22 (57.89%) JavaScript
2 21 (55.26%) CSS
2 21 (55.26%) MVC
3 20 (52.63%) SQL
4 17 (44.74%) HTML
5 16 (42.11%) MySQL
6 15 (39.47%) Software Engineering
7 14 (36.84%) Unit Testing
7 14 (36.84%) AngularJS
8 13 (34.21%) jQuery
8 13 (34.21%) XML
8 13 (34.21%) Tomcat
8 13 (34.21%) Python
9 12 (31.58%) Linux
9 12 (31.58%) Subversion
10 11 (28.95%) Java
10 11 (28.95%) PHP
10 11 (28.95%) HTML5
10 11 (28.95%) Relational Database
10 11 (28.95%) Sass
11 10 (26.32%) Semantic Web
11 10 (26.32%) Git (software)
11 10 (26.32%) TDD
12 9 (23.68%) Agile Software Development
12 9 (23.68%) OO
12 9 (23.68%) PHP5
12 9 (23.68%) JSON
12 9 (23.68%) CSS3
13 8 (21.05%) Responsive Web Design
14 7 (18.42%) KnockoutJS

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 (34.21%) Tomcat
2 7 (18.42%) Apache Solr
3 6 (15.79%) JBoss
4 2 (5.26%) Apache
4 2 (5.26%) nginx
4 2 (5.26%) Node.js
4 2 (5.26%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (15.79%) Photoshop
1 6 (15.79%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.16%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (13.16%) Amazon S3
1 5 (13.16%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (13.16%) GitHub
1 5 (13.16%) AWS OpsWorks
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.26%) HTTP
2 1 (2.63%) VPN
2 1 (2.63%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (42.11%) MySQL
2 11 (28.95%) Relational Database
3 7 (18.42%) RDBMS
4 2 (5.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (31.58%) Subversion
2 10 (26.32%) Git (software)
3 4 (10.53%) JUnit
3 4 (10.53%) Eclipse
4 1 (2.63%) ReSharper
General
1 7 (18.42%) Marketing
2 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (78.95%) Developer
2 15 (39.47%) Software Engineer
3 11 (28.95%) Full Stack Developer
4 7 (18.42%) Perl Software Engineer
4 7 (18.42%) Perl Developer
4 7 (18.42%) Senior Software Engineer
5 4 (10.53%) PHP Developer
5 4 (10.53%) Senior Java Developer
5 4 (10.53%) Senior Developer
5 4 (10.53%) Java Developer
6 3 (7.89%) .NET Developer
7 2 (5.26%) C# Developer
7 2 (5.26%) C# .NET Developer
8 1 (2.63%) .NET Software Developer
8 1 (2.63%) C# Software Engineer
8 1 (2.63%) .NET Software Engineer
8 1 (2.63%) C# Software Developer
8 1 (2.63%) XML Developer
8 1 (2.63%) Administrator
8 1 (2.63%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (55.26%) CSS
2 17 (44.74%) HTML
3 14 (36.84%) AngularJS
4 13 (34.21%) XML
4 13 (34.21%) jQuery
5 11 (28.95%) HTML5
5 11 (28.95%) Sass
6 9 (23.68%) CSS3
6 9 (23.68%) JSON
7 7 (18.42%) Lucene
7 7 (18.42%) KnockoutJS
7 7 (18.42%) Catalyst
7 7 (18.42%) Moose
8 6 (15.79%) LESS
8 6 (15.79%) Ajax
8 6 (15.79%) WebSockets
9 5 (13.16%) Sinatra
9 5 (13.16%) Padrino
10 4 (10.53%) EJB
10 4 (10.53%) Apache Jena
Miscellaneous
1 10 (26.32%) Semantic Web
2 7 (18.42%) Open Source
2 7 (18.42%) User Experience
3 2 (5.26%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 12 (31.58%) Linux
2 7 (18.42%) FreeBSD
3 4 (10.53%) UNIX
4 1 (2.63%) Debian
4 1 (2.63%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (55.26%) MVC
2 15 (39.47%) Software Engineering
3 14 (36.84%) Unit Testing
4 10 (26.32%) TDD
5 9 (23.68%) OO
5 9 (23.68%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (21.05%) Responsive Web Design
7 7 (18.42%) Digital Marketing
8 5 (13.16%) DevOps
8 5 (13.16%) BDD
8 5 (13.16%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (10.53%) System Testing
9 4 (10.53%) Content Management
9 4 (10.53%) OOD
9 4 (10.53%) RDF
10 2 (5.26%) MVVM
11 1 (2.63%) Data Protection
11 1 (2.63%) Migration
11 1 (2.63%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 22 (57.89%) JavaScript
2 20 (52.63%) SQL
3 13 (34.21%) Python
4 11 (28.95%) Java
4 11 (28.95%) PHP
5 9 (23.68%) PHP5
6 7 (18.42%) Perl
6 7 (18.42%) ActionScript
7 5 (13.16%) Ruby
7 5 (13.16%) Groovy
8 4 (10.53%) SPARQL
9 3 (7.89%) C#
10 2 (5.26%) Bash Shell
11 1 (2.63%) XPath
Systems Management
1 5 (13.16%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (15.79%) Adobe
2 4 (10.53%) Oracle