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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 123 118 133
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +15
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 17 15 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.74% 0.68% 0.31%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.41% 2.64% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 17 12 5
Average salary £40,000 £55,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.27% +61.76%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +9.09%
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
499 569 586
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 21.69% 25.88% 29.81%
Number of salaries quoted 436 462 515
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £65,000
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 5 March 2015.

PostgreSQL Salary Histogram in Reading

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 21 (77.78%) Linux
2 20 (74.07%) SQL
3 18 (66.67%) Oracle
4 14 (51.85%) Java
5 12 (44.44%) MS Office
5 12 (44.44%) Microsoft
6 10 (37.04%) MS Excel
7 9 (33.33%) Software Engineering
8 8 (29.63%) JavaScript
9 7 (25.93%) Web Services
9 7 (25.93%) Web Development
9 7 (25.93%) Relational Database
9 7 (25.93%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (22.22%) Product Management
10 6 (22.22%) SQL Server
11 5 (18.52%) CSS
11 5 (18.52%) HTML
11 5 (18.52%) Tomcat
11 5 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (18.52%) Time Management
11 5 (18.52%) Degree
11 5 (18.52%) VMware
12 4 (14.81%) jQuery
12 4 (14.81%) HTML5
12 4 (14.81%) Enterprise Software
12 4 (14.81%) OO
12 4 (14.81%) DB2
13 3 (11.11%) JSP
13 3 (11.11%) Servlets
13 3 (11.11%) MySQL

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 5 (18.52%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.70%) Drupal
2 1 (3.70%) Node.js
Applications
1 12 (44.44%) MS Office
2 10 (37.04%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.70%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.11%) SaaS
2 2 (7.41%) PaaS
2 2 (7.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.11%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (3.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.93%) Relational Database
2 6 (22.22%) SQL Server
3 4 (14.81%) DB2
4 3 (11.11%) RDBMS
4 3 (11.11%) MySQL
5 1 (3.70%) Hadoop
5 1 (3.70%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Eclipse
2 1 (3.70%) Subversion
2 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (11.11%) Electronics
1 3 (11.11%) Finance
1 3 (11.11%) Automotive
2 1 (3.70%) Advertising
2 1 (3.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (40.74%) Technical Support
2 9 (33.33%) Analyst
2 9 (33.33%) Support Analyst
2 9 (33.33%) Technical Support Analyst
2 9 (33.33%) Technical Analyst
3 7 (25.93%) Developer
4 5 (18.52%) Systems Engineer
5 4 (14.81%) Java Developer
6 3 (11.11%) Software Engineer
7 2 (7.41%) Technical Support Engineer
7 2 (7.41%) Java Software Engineer
7 2 (7.41%) Technical Engineer
7 2 (7.41%) Support Engineer
7 2 (7.41%) Operations Engineer
7 2 (7.41%) Platform Engineer
8 1 (3.70%) Server Engineer
8 1 (3.70%) Python Developer
8 1 (3.70%) Drupal Developer
8 1 (3.70%) Agile Project Manager
8 1 (3.70%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (25.93%) Web Services
2 5 (18.52%) HTML
2 5 (18.52%) CSS
3 4 (14.81%) jQuery
3 4 (14.81%) HTML5
4 3 (11.11%) ActiveMQ
4 3 (11.11%) Ajax
4 3 (11.11%) JSP
4 3 (11.11%) Servlets
4 3 (11.11%) XML
4 3 (11.11%) XSD
4 3 (11.11%) XSL
4 3 (11.11%) JSON
5 2 (7.41%) AngularJS
6 1 (3.70%) OOCSS
6 1 (3.70%) Apache Cordova
6 1 (3.70%) Middleware
6 1 (3.70%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (3.70%) RESTful
6 1 (3.70%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.93%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (14.81%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (11.11%) Smart Meter
3 3 (11.11%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.70%) IPTV
4 1 (3.70%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 21 (77.78%) Linux
2 3 (11.11%) Android
2 3 (11.11%) UNIX
2 3 (11.11%) Apple iOS
3 2 (7.41%) Windows
3 2 (7.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 7 (25.93%) Web Development
3 6 (22.22%) Product Management
4 5 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (18.52%) Time Management
5 4 (14.81%) OO
6 3 (11.11%) ITIL
6 3 (11.11%) Change Management
6 3 (11.11%) Validation
6 3 (11.11%) Asset Management
6 3 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
6 3 (11.11%) Network Management
6 3 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (11.11%) Mobile Application Development
7 1 (3.70%) Responsive Web Design
7 1 (3.70%) Content Management
7 1 (3.70%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (3.70%) SEO
7 1 (3.70%) OOP
7 1 (3.70%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (74.07%) SQL
2 14 (51.85%) Java
3 8 (29.63%) JavaScript
4 3 (11.11%) Perl
4 3 (11.11%) Bash Shell
5 2 (7.41%) Python
6 1 (3.70%) Ruby
6 1 (3.70%) C++
6 1 (3.70%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (18.52%) Degree
2 1 (3.70%) VCP4
System Software
1 3 (11.11%) Firmware
2 2 (7.41%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 18 (66.67%) Oracle
2 12 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 5 (18.52%) VMware
4 2 (7.41%) Red Hat
5 1 (3.70%) Akamai
Reading, Berkshire
Arrows Group
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 days ago