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

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 68 59 70
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +11
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 11 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.46% 0.70% 0.30%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.51% 2.02% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 11 3 2
Average salary £33,500 £32,500 £24,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.07% +32.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £32,500 £20,100
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,500 £28,900
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +5.12%
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
244 198 242
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 32.32% 34.43% 36.72%
Number of salaries quoted 227 174 227
Average salary £35,000 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.10% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PostgreSQL across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 29 December 2014.

PostgreSQL Salary Histogram in Sheffield

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, 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 22 (100.00%) MySQL
2 12 (54.55%) TDD
2 12 (54.55%) Git (software)
3 10 (45.45%) Degree
3 10 (45.45%) Computer Science
3 10 (45.45%) Spring
3 10 (45.45%) Software Engineering
3 10 (45.45%) Hibernate
3 10 (45.45%) HTML
3 10 (45.45%) Java
3 10 (45.45%) JavaScript
3 10 (45.45%) Linux
3 10 (45.45%) CSS
4 8 (36.36%) PHP
4 8 (36.36%) .NET
4 8 (36.36%) Subversion
5 7 (31.82%) Scrum
5 7 (31.82%) Ruby
5 7 (31.82%) Ruby on Rails
5 7 (31.82%) Web Services
5 7 (31.82%) Amazon AWS
5 7 (31.82%) RSpec
5 7 (31.82%) Open Source
5 7 (31.82%) Cucumber
5 7 (31.82%) Puppet
5 7 (31.82%) PhoneGap
5 7 (31.82%) CoffeeScript
5 7 (31.82%) Backbone.js
5 7 (31.82%) Facebook
5 7 (31.82%) Twitter

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (13.64%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
1 2 (9.09%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 7 (31.82%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) LDAP
1 2 (9.09%) SAN
1 2 (9.09%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (100.00%) MySQL
2 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
3 2 (9.09%) Informix
Development Applications
1 12 (54.55%) Git (software)
2 8 (36.36%) Subversion
3 7 (31.82%) RSpec
3 7 (31.82%) Cucumber
4 5 (22.73%) Liquibase
4 5 (22.73%) Maven
4 5 (22.73%) JUnit
4 5 (22.73%) Eclipse
Job Titles
1 20 (90.91%) Developer
2 7 (31.82%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 5 (22.73%) Graduate
3 5 (22.73%) Software Developer
3 5 (22.73%) Java Developer
3 5 (22.73%) Graduate Software Developer
3 5 (22.73%) Graduate Developer
4 3 (13.64%) PHP Web Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Web Developer
4 3 (13.64%) PHP Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Architect
5 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (45.45%) HTML
1 10 (45.45%) CSS
1 10 (45.45%) Hibernate
1 10 (45.45%) Spring
2 8 (36.36%) .NET
3 7 (31.82%) Web Services
3 7 (31.82%) Ruby on Rails
3 7 (31.82%) PhoneGap
3 7 (31.82%) Backbone.js
3 7 (31.82%) Ember.js
3 7 (31.82%) AngularJS
3 7 (31.82%) Apache Cordova
4 5 (22.73%) OAuth2
4 5 (22.73%) JSON
4 5 (22.73%) OAuth
4 5 (22.73%) RESTful
4 5 (22.73%) Ajax
4 5 (22.73%) J2EE
4 5 (22.73%) JSP
5 3 (13.64%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 10 (45.45%) Computer Science
2 7 (31.82%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 10 (45.45%) Linux
2 5 (22.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (9.09%) Windows
3 2 (9.09%) AIX
3 2 (9.09%) HPUX
3 2 (9.09%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (54.55%) TDD
2 10 (45.45%) Software Engineering
3 7 (31.82%) Scrum
4 5 (22.73%) OOP
4 5 (22.73%) OO
4 5 (22.73%) Integration Testing
4 5 (22.73%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (13.64%) Web Development
5 3 (13.64%) Web Design
6 2 (9.09%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 10 (45.45%) Java
1 10 (45.45%) JavaScript
2 8 (36.36%) PHP
3 7 (31.82%) Ruby
3 7 (31.82%) CoffeeScript
3 7 (31.82%) RubyMotion
4 5 (22.73%) C#
4 5 (22.73%) C++
4 5 (22.73%) VB.NET
5 4 (18.18%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (45.45%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) Active Directory
1 2 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (31.82%) Puppet
1 7 (31.82%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 7 (31.82%) Facebook
1 7 (31.82%) Twitter
2 2 (9.09%) Oracle
2 2 (9.09%) HP
2 2 (9.09%) Novell
2 2 (9.09%) VMware