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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 63 78 66
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -12
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 7 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.16% 0.14% 0.86%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.74% 0.43% 2.74%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 6
Average salary £50,000 £22,500 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+122.22% -28.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -4.76%
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
187 233 219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 31.11% 33.05% 31.33%
Number of salaries quoted 165 205 196
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,700 £29,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 13 February 2016, 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 16 (84.21%) MySQL
2 15 (78.95%) SQL Server
3 14 (73.68%) Python
3 14 (73.68%) Oracle
4 13 (68.42%) Linux
5 12 (63.16%) Microsoft
6 11 (57.89%) Red Hat
6 11 (57.89%) Windows
6 11 (57.89%) VMware
6 11 (57.89%) Informix
6 11 (57.89%) Perl
6 11 (57.89%) Ruby
6 11 (57.89%) Microsoft Azure
6 11 (57.89%) Amazon AWS
6 11 (57.89%) Bash Shell
6 11 (57.89%) F5
6 11 (57.89%) CloudStack
6 11 (57.89%) Opscode Chef
6 11 (57.89%) Salt
7 10 (52.63%) VMware Infrastructure
8 9 (47.37%) Cacti
8 9 (47.37%) Nagios
8 9 (47.37%) Opsview
8 9 (47.37%) Graphite
8 9 (47.37%) Grafana
8 9 (47.37%) FortiGate
9 8 (42.11%) SQL
9 8 (42.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 7 (36.84%) Internet
11 6 (31.58%) Open Source

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 11 (57.89%) CloudStack
2 1 (5.26%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 11 (57.89%) Amazon AWS
1 11 (57.89%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (36.84%) Internet
2 4 (21.05%) LTE
3 3 (15.79%) HTTP
3 3 (15.79%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (84.21%) MySQL
2 15 (78.95%) SQL Server
3 11 (57.89%) Informix
4 3 (15.79%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) Cloud Engineer
1 11 (57.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 11 (57.89%) Senior Cloud Engineer
1 11 (57.89%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (42.11%) AWS Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Programmer
4 3 (15.79%) Python Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Web Programmer
5 1 (5.26%) Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) Operations Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) PHP Developer
5 1 (5.26%) PHP Web Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Operations Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (26.32%) CSS
1 5 (26.32%) HTML
1 5 (26.32%) jQuery
2 3 (15.79%) Django
2 3 (15.79%) Flask
2 3 (15.79%) Pyramid
2 3 (15.79%) RESTful
3 1 (5.26%) .NET
3 1 (5.26%) LAMP
3 1 (5.26%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Computer Science
1 4 (21.05%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 13 (68.42%) Linux
2 11 (57.89%) Windows
3 8 (42.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) Open Source
2 5 (26.32%) Web Development
3 4 (21.05%) OO
3 4 (21.05%) Project Management
3 4 (21.05%) Software Engineering
3 4 (21.05%) Web Application Development
4 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (15.79%) DevOps
4 3 (15.79%) Document Management
4 3 (15.79%) Mentoring
4 3 (15.79%) MVC
5 2 (10.53%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (10.53%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (5.26%) Incident Management
6 1 (5.26%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 14 (73.68%) Python
2 11 (57.89%) Bash Shell
2 11 (57.89%) Perl
2 11 (57.89%) Ruby
3 8 (42.11%) SQL
4 5 (26.32%) JavaScript
4 5 (26.32%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) Degree
System Software
1 10 (52.63%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (57.89%) Opscode Chef
1 11 (57.89%) Salt
2 9 (47.37%) Cacti
2 9 (47.37%) FortiGate
2 9 (47.37%) Grafana
2 9 (47.37%) Graphite
2 9 (47.37%) Nagios
2 9 (47.37%) Opsview
Vendors
1 14 (73.68%) Oracle
2 12 (63.16%) Microsoft
3 11 (57.89%) F5
3 11 (57.89%) Red Hat
3 11 (57.89%) VMware