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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PostGIS
Rank - 413 432
Permanent jobs citing PostGIS 0 13 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East - 0.062% 0.067%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.16% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 0 13 15
Average salary - £30,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -29.41%
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
7933 8012 8907
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 36.05% 37.93% 39.53%
Number of salaries quoted 6725 7114 7909
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 19 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 7 (100.00%) Oracle
1 7 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (57.14%) GIS
2 4 (57.14%) ESRI
2 4 (57.14%) ArcGIS
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) Ajax
2 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET
2 4 (57.14%) CSS
2 4 (57.14%) SOAP
2 4 (57.14%) C#
2 4 (57.14%) HTML
2 4 (57.14%) Java
2 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 4 (57.14%) .NET
2 4 (57.14%) SharePoint
2 4 (57.14%) Oracle Spatial
2 4 (57.14%) Degree
2 4 (57.14%) WPF
2 4 (57.14%) Silverlight
2 4 (57.14%) jQuery
2 4 (57.14%) Open Source
3 3 (42.86%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 3 (42.86%) Technical Architecture
3 3 (42.86%) Data Modelling
3 3 (42.86%) SOA
3 3 (42.86%) XML Schema
3 3 (42.86%) Web Services
3 3 (42.86%) XML
3 3 (42.86%) UML

PostGIS
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 19 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 4 (57.14%) SharePoint
1 4 (57.14%) ArcGIS
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle Spatial
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (42.86%) WebLogic
2 3 (42.86%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (14.29%) Snowflake Schema
General
1 2 (28.57%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Consultant
2 4 (57.14%) GIS Consultant
3 2 (28.57%) Software Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) Principal Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Software Developer
4 1 (14.29%) .NET Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) HTML
1 4 (57.14%) .NET
1 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET
1 4 (57.14%) CSS
1 4 (57.14%) SOAP
1 4 (57.14%) Ajax
1 4 (57.14%) WPF
1 4 (57.14%) Silverlight
1 4 (57.14%) jQuery
2 3 (42.86%) Web Services
2 3 (42.86%) XML
2 3 (42.86%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) GIS
1 4 (57.14%) Open Source
2 2 (28.57%) Social Media
2 2 (28.57%) Blog
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) UML
1 3 (42.86%) Data Modelling
1 3 (42.86%) SOA
1 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (42.86%) Information Management
1 3 (42.86%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (14.29%) Business Development
2 1 (14.29%) Product Management
2 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) C#
1 4 (57.14%) Java
1 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Degree
2 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
2 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) ESRI
3 3 (42.86%) JBoss