The table below looks at the statistics for PostGIS skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PostGIS over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PostGIS
Rank - 415 434
Permanent jobs citing PostGIS 0 13 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East - 0.061% 0.070%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.16% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 0 13 16
Average salary - £30,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £30,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+66.66% -25.00%
PostGIS
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
7725 8022 8942
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 35.41% 37.89% 39.31%
Number of salaries quoted 6537 7103 7914
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

PostGIS
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PostGIS across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

PostGIS Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

PostGIS
Salary Trend in the South East

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

PostGIS Salary Trend in the South East

PostGIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the South East region citing PostGIS 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 PostGIS.

1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
1 6 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (66.67%) Degree
3 3 (50.00%) Oracle Spatial
3 3 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
3 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (50.00%) Information Management
3 3 (50.00%) Ajax
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) GIS
3 3 (50.00%) ESRI
3 3 (50.00%) ArcGIS
3 3 (50.00%) WebLogic
3 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (50.00%) CSS
3 3 (50.00%) SOAP
3 3 (50.00%) Web Services
3 3 (50.00%) XML
3 3 (50.00%) UML
3 3 (50.00%) JBoss
3 3 (50.00%) Tomcat
3 3 (50.00%) C#
3 3 (50.00%) HTML
3 3 (50.00%) Java
3 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (50.00%) .NET
3 3 (50.00%) SharePoint
3 3 (50.00%) Data Modelling
3 3 (50.00%) SOA
3 3 (50.00%) XML Schema

PostGIS
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the South East region citing PostGIS 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 PostGIS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (50.00%) WebLogic
1 3 (50.00%) Tomcat
1 3 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (50.00%) ArcGIS
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle Spatial
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (16.67%) Snowflake Schema
General
1 2 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Consultant
2 3 (50.00%) GIS Consultant
3 2 (33.33%) Software Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Principal Consultant
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) HTML
1 3 (50.00%) .NET
1 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (50.00%) CSS
1 3 (50.00%) SOAP
1 3 (50.00%) Web Services
1 3 (50.00%) XML
1 3 (50.00%) XML Schema
1 3 (50.00%) Ajax
1 3 (50.00%) WPF
1 3 (50.00%) Silverlight
1 3 (50.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) GIS
1 3 (50.00%) Open Source
2 2 (33.33%) Social Media
2 2 (33.33%) Blog
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) UML
1 3 (50.00%) Data Modelling
1 3 (50.00%) SOA
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) Information Management
1 3 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (16.67%) Business Development
2 1 (16.67%) Product Management
2 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) C#
1 3 (50.00%) Java
1 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (50.00%) JBoss
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) ESRI