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 2 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 128 134 127
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -7
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 11 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.43% 0.13% 0.052%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.51% 0.60% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 11 3 1
Average salary £39,500 £50,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.00% +122.22%
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £43,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-8.13% +14.66%
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
438 501 565
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 17.26% 21.81% 29.47%
Number of salaries quoted 336 428 512
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £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 2 October 2014.

PostgreSQL Salary Histogram in Reading

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 21 (55.26%) SQL
2 20 (52.63%) Oracle
3 19 (50.00%) Java
4 16 (42.11%) Linux
5 14 (36.84%) MySQL
6 13 (34.21%) Servlets
6 13 (34.21%) Git (software)
7 12 (31.58%) Time Management
7 12 (31.58%) Computer Science
7 12 (31.58%) Web Development
8 11 (28.95%) Analytical Skills
9 10 (26.32%) jQuery
9 10 (26.32%) CSS
9 10 (26.32%) Tomcat
10 9 (23.68%) Apache
11 8 (21.05%) MS Excel
11 8 (21.05%) Eclipse
11 8 (21.05%) HTTP
11 8 (21.05%) Python
11 8 (21.05%) MS Office
11 8 (21.05%) Photoshop
11 8 (21.05%) JavaScript
11 8 (21.05%) PHP
11 8 (21.05%) Project Management
11 8 (21.05%) Microsoft
11 8 (21.05%) SEO
11 8 (21.05%) Subversion
11 8 (21.05%) Degree
11 8 (21.05%) Relational Database
11 8 (21.05%) CSS3

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 10 (26.32%) Tomcat
2 9 (23.68%) Apache
3 7 (18.42%) Drupal
4 5 (13.16%) CMS
5 2 (5.26%) WebSphere
5 2 (5.26%) Alfresco
5 2 (5.26%) WebLogic Portal
5 2 (5.26%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (5.26%) WebLogic
6 1 (2.63%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (21.05%) Photoshop
1 8 (21.05%) MS Office
1 8 (21.05%) MS Excel
2 5 (13.16%) ArcView
Communications & Networking
1 8 (21.05%) HTTP
2 2 (5.26%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (36.84%) MySQL
2 8 (21.05%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (34.21%) Git (software)
2 8 (21.05%) Subversion
2 8 (21.05%) Eclipse
3 5 (13.16%) Log4j
3 5 (13.16%) NetBeans
3 5 (13.16%) Maven
3 5 (13.16%) Mockito
3 5 (13.16%) JUnit
4 4 (10.53%) Dreamweaver
General
1 4 (10.53%) Marketing
2 3 (7.89%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 18 (47.37%) Developer
2 16 (42.11%) Support Engineer
3 8 (21.05%) Java Developer
4 7 (18.42%) Web Developer
5 5 (13.16%) Software Engineer
5 5 (13.16%) Software Support Engineer
6 4 (10.53%) Front-End Developer
6 4 (10.53%) Senior Developer
6 4 (10.53%) Programmer
7 3 (7.89%) Senior Web Developer
7 3 (7.89%) Java Programmer
7 3 (7.89%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 3 (7.89%) Front-End Web Developer
8 2 (5.26%) Support Technician
9 1 (2.63%) Applications Developer
9 1 (2.63%) Software Developer
9 1 (2.63%) Analyst
9 1 (2.63%) Software Support Analyst
9 1 (2.63%) Implementation Manager
9 1 (2.63%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (34.21%) Servlets
2 10 (26.32%) CSS
2 10 (26.32%) jQuery
3 8 (21.05%) CSS3
4 6 (15.79%) HTML5
4 6 (15.79%) HTML
4 6 (15.79%) Web Services
5 5 (13.16%) XML
5 5 (13.16%) JDBC
5 5 (13.16%) JPA
5 5 (13.16%) Ehcache
5 5 (13.16%) JSON
5 5 (13.16%) Velocity
5 5 (13.16%) JAXB
5 5 (13.16%) JTS
5 5 (13.16%) Spring
5 5 (13.16%) EJB
5 5 (13.16%) JAX-RS
5 5 (13.16%) Gson
5 5 (13.16%) Apache Commons
Miscellaneous
1 12 (31.58%) Computer Science
2 11 (28.95%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (13.16%) GIS
4 3 (7.89%) Mathematics
5 2 (5.26%) Open Source
6 1 (2.63%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 16 (42.11%) Linux
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (31.58%) Web Development
1 12 (31.58%) Time Management
2 8 (21.05%) Responsive Web Design
2 8 (21.05%) Project Management
2 8 (21.05%) SEO
3 7 (18.42%) Product Management
4 6 (15.79%) OO
5 5 (13.16%) Unit Testing
6 3 (7.89%) Software Engineering
6 3 (7.89%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (7.89%) Information Security
6 3 (7.89%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (5.26%) Content Management
7 2 (5.26%) OOD
7 2 (5.26%) Mentoring
8 1 (2.63%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 21 (55.26%) SQL
2 19 (50.00%) Java
3 8 (21.05%) JavaScript
3 8 (21.05%) Python
3 8 (21.05%) PHP
4 3 (7.89%) Korn
4 3 (7.89%) Perl
Qualifications
1 8 (21.05%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.89%) QA
2 1 (2.63%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (7.89%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 20 (52.63%) Oracle
2 8 (21.05%) Microsoft
3 5 (13.16%) ESRI
4 3 (7.89%) Greenplum
4 3 (7.89%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 3 (7.89%) Velocent
4 3 (7.89%) Cerion
5 2 (5.26%) BEA
5 2 (5.26%) JBoss
5 2 (5.26%) IBM
6 1 (2.63%) Akamai