The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 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 Reading region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 107 128 127
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -1
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 31 8 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.32% 0.35% 0.36%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.57% 1.75% 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 18 7 3
Average salary £41,250 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
557 458 666
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 23.63% 20.22% 30.01%
Number of salaries quoted 456 393 590
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
PostgreSQL
Berkshire

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 25 July 2014.

PostgreSQL Salary Histogram in Reading

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 22 (56.41%) SQL
1 22 (56.41%) Oracle
2 19 (48.72%) MySQL
2 19 (48.72%) Java
3 15 (38.46%) Linux
4 13 (33.33%) Servlets
5 12 (30.77%) Computer Science
5 12 (30.77%) Git (software)
6 11 (28.21%) Web Development
6 11 (28.21%) Tomcat
6 11 (28.21%) Project Management
7 10 (25.64%) CSS
7 10 (25.64%) jQuery
7 10 (25.64%) Time Management
8 9 (23.08%) Relational Database
9 8 (20.51%) Degree
9 8 (20.51%) Subversion
9 8 (20.51%) Korn
9 8 (20.51%) Python
9 8 (20.51%) JavaScript
9 8 (20.51%) Apache
10 7 (17.95%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (17.95%) Eclipse
10 7 (17.95%) HTTP
10 7 (17.95%) Perl
10 7 (17.95%) PHP
10 7 (17.95%) Photoshop
10 7 (17.95%) Disaster Recovery
10 7 (17.95%) Back Office
10 7 (17.95%) SEO

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 11 (28.21%) Tomcat
2 8 (20.51%) Apache
3 6 (15.38%) Drupal
4 5 (12.82%) CMS
5 3 (7.69%) Alfresco
6 2 (5.13%) WebSphere
6 2 (5.13%) WebLogic Portal
6 2 (5.13%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (5.13%) WebLogic
7 1 (2.56%) MQSeries
7 1 (2.56%) Documentum
7 1 (2.56%) FileNet
7 1 (2.56%) Apache Solr
7 1 (2.56%) Tornado
Applications
1 7 (17.95%) Photoshop
2 5 (12.82%) MS Office
2 5 (12.82%) MS Excel
3 4 (10.26%) ArcView
Communications & Networking
1 7 (17.95%) HTTP
2 2 (5.13%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (48.72%) MySQL
2 9 (23.08%) Relational Database
3 2 (5.13%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.56%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.56%) Pentaho
4 1 (2.56%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.56%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.56%) Big Data
4 1 (2.56%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 12 (30.77%) Git (software)
2 8 (20.51%) Subversion
3 7 (17.95%) Eclipse
4 5 (12.82%) JUnit
5 4 (10.26%) Maven
5 4 (10.26%) Log4j
5 4 (10.26%) NetBeans
5 4 (10.26%) Mockito
6 3 (7.69%) Dreamweaver
7 1 (2.56%) WebObjects
7 1 (2.56%) Ant
General
1 7 (17.95%) Back Office
2 3 (7.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (46.15%) Support Engineer
2 17 (43.59%) Developer
3 7 (17.95%) Java Developer
4 6 (15.38%) Web Developer
5 5 (12.82%) OSS Engineer
5 5 (12.82%) OSS Support Engineer
6 4 (10.26%) Front-End Developer
6 4 (10.26%) Senior Developer
6 4 (10.26%) Programmer
7 3 (7.69%) Software Engineer
7 3 (7.69%) Java Programmer
7 3 (7.69%) Software Support Engineer
7 3 (7.69%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 3 (7.69%) Front-End Web Developer
7 3 (7.69%) Senior Web Developer
8 2 (5.13%) Support Technician
8 2 (5.13%) Architect
9 1 (2.56%) Software Developer
9 1 (2.56%) Software Architect
9 1 (2.56%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (33.33%) Servlets
2 10 (25.64%) CSS
2 10 (25.64%) jQuery
3 7 (17.95%) CSS3
4 6 (15.38%) HTML
4 6 (15.38%) Web Services
4 6 (15.38%) Spring
5 5 (12.82%) XML
5 5 (12.82%) JSON
5 5 (12.82%) HTML5
6 4 (10.26%) Velocity
6 4 (10.26%) JPA
6 4 (10.26%) Ehcache
6 4 (10.26%) JAX-RS
6 4 (10.26%) Sass
6 4 (10.26%) OOCSS
6 4 (10.26%) Gson
6 4 (10.26%) EJB
6 4 (10.26%) JDBC
6 4 (10.26%) JAXB
Miscellaneous
1 12 (30.77%) Computer Science
2 4 (10.26%) GIS
2 4 (10.26%) Open Source
3 3 (7.69%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.56%) Social Media
4 1 (2.56%) iPad
4 1 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.56%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.56%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 15 (38.46%) Linux
2 1 (2.56%) Mac OS X
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle Linux
2 1 (2.56%) UNIX
2 1 (2.56%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (28.21%) Project Management
1 11 (28.21%) Web Development
2 10 (25.64%) Time Management
3 7 (17.95%) Responsive Web Design
3 7 (17.95%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (17.95%) SEO
3 7 (17.95%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (15.38%) OO
5 5 (12.82%) Product Management
6 4 (10.26%) Software Engineering
6 4 (10.26%) Unit Testing
7 3 (7.69%) Content Management
7 3 (7.69%) OOD
7 3 (7.69%) Information Security
7 3 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (2.56%) TDD
8 1 (2.56%) SOA
8 1 (2.56%) OOA/OOD
8 1 (2.56%) Document Management
8 1 (2.56%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 22 (56.41%) SQL
2 19 (48.72%) Java
3 8 (20.51%) JavaScript
3 8 (20.51%) Python
3 8 (20.51%) Korn
4 7 (17.95%) Perl
4 7 (17.95%) PHP
5 1 (2.56%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.56%) Objective-C
5 1 (2.56%) Bourne shell
5 1 (2.56%) C-shell
5 1 (2.56%) C
5 1 (2.56%) C++
Qualifications
1 8 (20.51%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.69%) QA
2 1 (2.56%) SLA
Systems Management
1 7 (17.95%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 22 (56.41%) Oracle
2 7 (17.95%) Greenplum
2 7 (17.95%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 7 (17.95%) Velocent
2 7 (17.95%) Cerion
3 5 (12.82%) Microsoft
4 4 (10.26%) ESRI
5 3 (7.69%) JBoss
6 2 (5.13%) IBM
6 2 (5.13%) BEA
7 1 (2.56%) Akamai