The table below looks at the statistics for PostgreSQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PostgreSQL over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 74 68 52
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -16
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 1 8 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.13% 1.09% 1.36%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.44% 3.79% 4.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 7
Average salary £24,500 £30,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.33% +9.09%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +10.38%
PostgreSQL
South Yorkshire

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 Sheffield region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
229 211 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 29.90% 28.63% 29.63%
Number of salaries quoted 214 183 125
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

PostgreSQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

PostgreSQL Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

PostgreSQL
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

PostgreSQL Salary Trend in Sheffield

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 6 (85.71%) Java
1 6 (85.71%) MySQL
2 5 (71.43%) Hibernate
2 5 (71.43%) Scrum
2 5 (71.43%) Spring
2 5 (71.43%) Software Engineering
2 5 (71.43%) Degree
2 5 (71.43%) Computer Science
3 4 (57.14%) Ajax
3 4 (57.14%) OOP
3 4 (57.14%) OO
3 4 (57.14%) C#
3 4 (57.14%) C++
3 4 (57.14%) PHP
3 4 (57.14%) VB.NET
3 4 (57.14%) .NET
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle
4 2 (28.57%) Linux
4 2 (28.57%) Subversion
4 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (14.29%) Data Protection
5 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (14.29%) OAuth
5 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
5 1 (14.29%) NAS
5 1 (14.29%) RESTful
5 1 (14.29%) HTML5
5 1 (14.29%) CSS3
5 1 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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.

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) LDAP
1 1 (14.29%) SAN
1 1 (14.29%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) MySQL
2 1 (14.29%) Informix
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Subversion
2 1 (14.29%) Maven
2 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
2 1 (14.29%) Liquibase
2 1 (14.29%) JUnit
2 1 (14.29%) Eclipse
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
2 4 (57.14%) Graduate
2 4 (57.14%) Software Developer
2 4 (57.14%) Graduate Software Developer
2 4 (57.14%) Graduate Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Java Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Junior Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Junior Java Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) Hibernate
1 5 (71.43%) Spring
2 4 (57.14%) Ajax
2 4 (57.14%) .NET
3 1 (14.29%) J2EE
3 1 (14.29%) CSS
3 1 (14.29%) JDBC
3 1 (14.29%) JSP
3 1 (14.29%) X-Windows
3 1 (14.29%) HTML
3 1 (14.29%) JSON
3 1 (14.29%) jQuery
3 1 (14.29%) OAuth
3 1 (14.29%) RESTful
3 1 (14.29%) HTML5
3 1 (14.29%) CSS3
3 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
3 1 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (14.29%) OAuth2
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) AIX
2 1 (14.29%) HPUX
2 1 (14.29%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Scrum
1 5 (71.43%) Software Engineering
2 4 (57.14%) OOP
2 4 (57.14%) OO
3 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (14.29%) Data Protection
4 1 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (14.29%) MVC
4 1 (14.29%) Web Development
4 1 (14.29%) Integration Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Web Design
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) Java
2 4 (57.14%) C#
2 4 (57.14%) C++
2 4 (57.14%) PHP
2 4 (57.14%) VB.NET
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) HP
2 1 (14.29%) Novell
2 1 (14.29%) VMware