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

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 68 75 66
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -9
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 8 14 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 1.09% 1.55% 2.04%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.60% 4.46% 5.25%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 21
Average salary £47,500 £30,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+58.33% -40.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%
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
222 314 400
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 30.16% 34.85% 38.95%
Number of salaries quoted 183 289 355
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%

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 26 May 2015.

PostgreSQL Salary Histogram in Oxford

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 17 (77.27%) SQL
2 16 (72.73%) JavaScript
3 13 (59.09%) CSS
4 11 (50.00%) Python
5 10 (45.45%) Linux
5 10 (45.45%) HTML
5 10 (45.45%) Tomcat
5 10 (45.45%) AngularJS
6 9 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (40.91%) Subversion
7 8 (36.36%) Software Engineering
7 8 (36.36%) MVC
7 8 (36.36%) Java
7 8 (36.36%) MySQL
7 8 (36.36%) Git (software)
8 7 (31.82%) jQuery
8 7 (31.82%) Sass
8 7 (31.82%) XML
8 7 (31.82%) TDD
9 6 (27.27%) Unit Testing
10 5 (22.73%) Groovy
10 5 (22.73%) Ruby
10 5 (22.73%) Semantic Web
10 5 (22.73%) Amazon EC2
10 5 (22.73%) Amazon S3
10 5 (22.73%) Amazon AWS
10 5 (22.73%) Open Source
10 5 (22.73%) Apache Solr
10 5 (22.73%) BDD
10 5 (22.73%) Sinatra

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 10 (45.45%) Tomcat
2 5 (22.73%) Apache Solr
2 5 (22.73%) JBoss
3 2 (9.09%) IIS
3 2 (9.09%) Node.js
3 2 (9.09%) nginx
4 1 (4.55%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (9.09%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 5 (22.73%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (22.73%) Amazon S3
1 5 (22.73%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (22.73%) AWS OpsWorks
1 5 (22.73%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) HTTP
2 1 (4.55%) VPN
2 1 (4.55%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (36.36%) MySQL
2 5 (22.73%) Relational Database
3 2 (9.09%) RDBMS
3 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (40.91%) Subversion
2 8 (36.36%) Git (software)
3 3 (13.64%) JUnit
3 3 (13.64%) Eclipse
4 1 (4.55%) ReSharper
General
1 2 (9.09%) Marketing
2 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (72.73%) Developer
2 8 (36.36%) Software Engineer
3 7 (31.82%) Full Stack Developer
4 5 (22.73%) Senior Software Engineer
5 3 (13.64%) Java Developer
5 3 (13.64%) .NET Developer
5 3 (13.64%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (13.64%) Senior Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Perl Developer
6 2 (9.09%) C# Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Perl Software Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (4.55%) C# Software Developer
7 1 (4.55%) .NET Software Developer
7 1 (4.55%) C# Software Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) PHP Developer
7 1 (4.55%) .NET Software Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) Administrator
7 1 (4.55%) Software Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (59.09%) CSS
2 10 (45.45%) HTML
2 10 (45.45%) AngularJS
3 7 (31.82%) jQuery
3 7 (31.82%) Sass
3 7 (31.82%) XML
4 5 (22.73%) Sinatra
4 5 (22.73%) Padrino
4 5 (22.73%) Lucene
5 4 (18.18%) HTML5
5 4 (18.18%) JSON
6 3 (13.64%) JSTL
6 3 (13.64%) Struts2
6 3 (13.64%) Spring
6 3 (13.64%) Apache Jena
6 3 (13.64%) Backbone.js
6 3 (13.64%) KnockoutJS
6 3 (13.64%) .NET
6 3 (13.64%) J2EE
6 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Semantic Web
2 2 (9.09%) GIS
2 2 (9.09%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (45.45%) Linux
2 3 (13.64%) UNIX
3 2 (9.09%) FreeBSD
4 1 (4.55%) Ubuntu
4 1 (4.55%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (36.36%) Software Engineering
2 8 (36.36%) MVC
3 7 (31.82%) TDD
4 6 (27.27%) Unit Testing
5 5 (22.73%) Open Source
5 5 (22.73%) BDD
5 5 (22.73%) DevOps
5 5 (22.73%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (22.73%) OO
6 4 (18.18%) Responsive Web Design
7 3 (13.64%) System Testing
7 3 (13.64%) OOD
7 3 (13.64%) Content Management
7 3 (13.64%) RDF
8 2 (9.09%) MVVM
8 2 (9.09%) Digital Marketing
9 1 (4.55%) Data Protection
9 1 (4.55%) Network Design
9 1 (4.55%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 17 (77.27%) SQL
2 16 (72.73%) JavaScript
3 11 (50.00%) Python
4 8 (36.36%) Java
5 5 (22.73%) Groovy
5 5 (22.73%) Ruby
5 5 (22.73%) ActionScript
6 3 (13.64%) SPARQL
6 3 (13.64%) C#
6 3 (13.64%) PHP
7 2 (9.09%) Perl
7 2 (9.09%) PHP5
8 1 (4.55%) Bash Shell
Systems Management
1 5 (22.73%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) Oracle
2 2 (9.09%) Adobe