The table below looks at the statistics for PostgreSQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PostgreSQL over the 3 months to 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 126 122 132
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +10
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 21 14 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.84% 0.57% 0.24%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.78% 2.38% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 21 10 3
Average salary £42,500 £55,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.72% +61.76%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +10.38%
PostgreSQL
Berkshire

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 Reading region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
555 589 589
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 22.28% 24.18% 28.30%
Number of salaries quoted 478 480 514
Average salary £52,500 £46,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.13% +8.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £71,250 £65,000 £63,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

PostgreSQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

PostgreSQL Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

PostgreSQL
Salary Trend in Reading

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

PostgreSQL Salary Trend in Reading

PostgreSQL
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PostgreSQL across the Reading region over the 3 months to 1 April 2015.

PostgreSQL Salary Histogram in Reading

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 24 (77.42%) Linux
2 23 (74.19%) SQL
3 21 (67.74%) Oracle
4 17 (54.84%) Java
5 13 (41.94%) MS Office
5 13 (41.94%) Microsoft
6 12 (38.71%) Software Engineering
7 11 (35.48%) MS Excel
8 9 (29.03%) JavaScript
8 9 (29.03%) Web Development
9 8 (25.81%) Web Services
9 8 (25.81%) Relational Database
10 7 (22.58%) SQL Server
10 7 (22.58%) Analytical Skills
11 6 (19.35%) Tomcat
11 6 (19.35%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (19.35%) Product Management
12 5 (16.13%) HTML
12 5 (16.13%) DB2
12 5 (16.13%) CSS
12 5 (16.13%) VMware
12 5 (16.13%) Degree
12 5 (16.13%) Time Management
12 5 (16.13%) Enterprise Software
13 4 (12.90%) MySQL
13 4 (12.90%) XML
13 4 (12.90%) XSD
13 4 (12.90%) XSL
13 4 (12.90%) UNIX
13 4 (12.90%) OO

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 6 (19.35%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.23%) Drupal
2 1 (3.23%) Node.js
Applications
1 13 (41.94%) MS Office
2 11 (35.48%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.23%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.68%) SaaS
2 2 (6.45%) PaaS
2 2 (6.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.68%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (3.23%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.81%) Relational Database
2 7 (22.58%) SQL Server
3 5 (16.13%) DB2
4 4 (12.90%) MySQL
5 3 (9.68%) RDBMS
6 1 (3.23%) Hadoop
6 1 (3.23%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Eclipse
2 2 (6.45%) Subversion
2 2 (6.45%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.23%) ReSharper
General
1 4 (12.90%) Automotive
2 3 (9.68%) Electronics
2 3 (9.68%) Finance
3 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.23%) Advertising
3 1 (3.23%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (41.94%) Technical Support
2 10 (32.26%) Technical Support Analyst
2 10 (32.26%) Technical Analyst
2 10 (32.26%) Analyst
2 10 (32.26%) Support Analyst
3 9 (29.03%) Developer
4 5 (16.13%) Systems Engineer
4 5 (16.13%) Java Developer
5 4 (12.90%) Software Engineer
6 3 (9.68%) Support Engineer
6 3 (9.68%) Technical Support Engineer
6 3 (9.68%) Technical Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Operations Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Platform Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Java Software Engineer
8 1 (3.23%) Server Engineer
8 1 (3.23%) .NET Software Engineer
8 1 (3.23%) Python Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Drupal Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Agile Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (25.81%) Web Services
2 5 (16.13%) HTML
2 5 (16.13%) CSS
3 4 (12.90%) XML
3 4 (12.90%) XSD
3 4 (12.90%) XSL
3 4 (12.90%) JSON
3 4 (12.90%) jQuery
3 4 (12.90%) Ajax
3 4 (12.90%) HTML5
4 3 (9.68%) JSP
4 3 (9.68%) Servlets
4 3 (9.68%) AngularJS
4 3 (9.68%) ActiveMQ
5 2 (6.45%) Backbone.js
6 1 (3.23%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (3.23%) Sass
6 1 (3.23%) Ember.js
6 1 (3.23%) OOCSS
6 1 (3.23%) Apache Cordova
Miscellaneous
1 7 (22.58%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (16.13%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (12.90%) Mobile App
4 3 (9.68%) Smart Meter
5 1 (3.23%) IPTV
5 1 (3.23%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 24 (77.42%) Linux
2 4 (12.90%) Android
2 4 (12.90%) UNIX
2 4 (12.90%) Apple iOS
3 2 (6.45%) Windows
3 2 (6.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (38.71%) Software Engineering
2 9 (29.03%) Web Development
3 6 (19.35%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (19.35%) Product Management
4 5 (16.13%) Time Management
5 4 (12.90%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (12.90%) Asset Management
5 4 (12.90%) Requirements Analysis
5 4 (12.90%) OO
5 4 (12.90%) Validation
5 4 (12.90%) Mobile Application Development
6 3 (9.68%) Network Management
6 3 (9.68%) Change Management
6 3 (9.68%) ITIL
7 1 (3.23%) OOP
7 1 (3.23%) Project Management
7 1 (3.23%) MVC
7 1 (3.23%) SEO
7 1 (3.23%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (3.23%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (74.19%) SQL
2 17 (54.84%) Java
3 9 (29.03%) JavaScript
4 3 (9.68%) Perl
4 3 (9.68%) Bash Shell
5 2 (6.45%) Python
6 1 (3.23%) Ruby
6 1 (3.23%) C#
6 1 (3.23%) C++
6 1 (3.23%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (16.13%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (9.68%) Firmware
2 2 (6.45%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 21 (67.74%) Oracle
2 13 (41.94%) Microsoft
3 5 (16.13%) VMware
4 2 (6.45%) Red Hat
5 1 (3.23%) Akamai