The table below looks at the statistics for PostgreSQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PostgreSQL over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 179 164 187
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +23
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 57 62 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.98% 1.06% 0.49%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.22% 3.28% 1.47%
Number of salaries quoted 51 56 26
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,100 £29,250
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.52% +6.25%
PostgreSQL
England

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 South West region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1772 1890 1769
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 30.55% 32.22% 33.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1509 1647 1565
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%

PostgreSQL
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

PostgreSQL Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

PostgreSQL
Salary Trend in the South West

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

PostgreSQL Salary Trend in the South West

PostgreSQL
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PostgreSQL across the South West region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

PostgreSQL Salary Histogram in the South West

PostgreSQL
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PostgreSQL within the South West region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol +7 29 £37,500 -16.66% 5
Wiltshire -3 17 £35,000 -6.66%
Somerset -4 3 £37,500 - 1
Dorset +7 2 £37,500 +25.00% 2
Devon -9 2 £55,000 - 2
Gloucestershire - 2 £70,000 - 2
PostgreSQL
England

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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.

1 107 (70.39%) JavaScript
2 101 (66.45%) Agile Software Development
3 95 (62.50%) Java
4 91 (59.87%) CSS
5 82 (53.95%) MySQL
6 79 (51.97%) HTML
7 70 (46.05%) XML
8 66 (43.42%) SQL Server
9 64 (42.11%) Continuous Integration
10 63 (41.45%) Oracle
11 61 (40.13%) TDD
12 58 (38.16%) PHP
13 56 (36.84%) JSON
14 54 (35.53%) Linux
15 50 (32.89%) Scrum
16 43 (28.29%) Open Source
17 40 (26.32%) OO
18 39 (25.66%) Git (software)
18 39 (25.66%) Kanban
19 38 (25.00%) Spring
19 38 (25.00%) Hibernate
19 38 (25.00%) AngularJS
20 37 (24.34%) Puppet
21 36 (23.68%) MongoDB
22 34 (22.37%) Ruby
23 33 (21.71%) Tomcat
24 30 (19.74%) .NET
24 30 (19.74%) SQL
24 30 (19.74%) Bash Shell
25 29 (19.08%) CakePHP

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 33 (21.71%) Tomcat
2 26 (17.11%) WordPress
2 26 (17.11%) Drupal
3 22 (14.47%) nginx
4 19 (12.50%) Apache
5 18 (11.84%) Joomla!
5 18 (11.84%) CMS
6 12 (7.89%) Node.js
7 8 (5.26%) Confluence
7 8 (5.26%) MediaWiki
8 5 (3.29%) ArcGIS
9 4 (2.63%) Alfresco
9 4 (2.63%) WebSphere
9 4 (2.63%) ArcSDE
9 4 (2.63%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 4 (2.63%) JBoss
9 4 (2.63%) WebSphere Application Server
9 4 (2.63%) WebLogic
10 2 (1.32%) Apache Solr
10 2 (1.32%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 18 (11.84%) Magento
2 2 (1.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.92%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (5.26%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (12.50%) HTTP
2 14 (9.21%) Firewall
3 10 (6.58%) LDAP
4 8 (5.26%) Network Security
4 8 (5.26%) OSPF
4 8 (5.26%) BGP
4 8 (5.26%) EIGRP
4 8 (5.26%) IPsec
4 8 (5.26%) LAN
4 8 (5.26%) WAN
4 8 (5.26%) IPv6
4 8 (5.26%) VPN
5 4 (2.63%) Wireshark
5 4 (2.63%) tcpdump
5 4 (2.63%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (1.97%) SAN
6 3 (1.97%) TCP/IP
6 3 (1.97%) NAS
7 2 (1.32%) Kerberos
7 2 (1.32%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (53.95%) MySQL
2 66 (43.42%) SQL Server
3 36 (23.68%) MongoDB
4 21 (13.82%) Relational Database
5 12 (7.89%) NoSQL
5 12 (7.89%) Hadoop
6 10 (6.58%) MariaDB
6 10 (6.58%) Apache Cassandra
7 8 (5.26%) Redis
7 8 (5.26%) Neo4j
8 6 (3.95%) CouchDB
9 4 (2.63%) SQLite
10 2 (1.32%) HBase
10 2 (1.32%) RDBMS
10 2 (1.32%) Voldemort
Development Applications
1 39 (25.66%) Git (software)
2 23 (15.13%) Subversion
3 22 (14.47%) Visual Studio
4 19 (12.50%) Jenkins
5 16 (10.53%) Cucumber
6 13 (8.55%) WebDriver
6 13 (8.55%) Eclipse
6 13 (8.55%) JUnit
6 13 (8.55%) Karma Test Runner
7 8 (5.26%) JIRA
7 8 (5.26%) Hudson
8 3 (1.97%) Selenium
9 2 (1.32%) Mercurial
10 1 (0.66%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (0.66%) Maven
General
1 15 (9.87%) Multimedia
2 4 (2.63%) Games
3 3 (1.97%) Finance
3 3 (1.97%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.32%) Marketing
4 2 (1.32%) Retail
4 2 (1.32%) Electronics
4 2 (1.32%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.66%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 120 (78.95%) Developer
2 58 (38.16%) Java Developer
3 24 (15.79%) Senior Developer
4 21 (13.82%) Software Engineer
5 19 (12.50%) .NET Developer
6 18 (11.84%) Front-End Developer
7 15 (9.87%) PHP Developer
8 13 (8.55%) Java Software Engineer
9 11 (7.24%) Senior PHP Developer
10 10 (6.58%) Senior Front-End Developer
11 9 (5.92%) DevOps Engineer
12 7 (4.61%) Administrator
13 6 (3.95%) Systems Administrator
13 6 (3.95%) QA Engineer
14 5 (3.29%) GIS Developer
14 5 (3.29%) Linux DevOps Engineer
15 4 (2.63%) Software Manager
15 4 (2.63%) Development Manager
15 4 (2.63%) IT Administrator
15 4 (2.63%) Server Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (59.87%) CSS
2 79 (51.97%) HTML
3 70 (46.05%) XML
4 56 (36.84%) JSON
5 38 (25.00%) Spring
5 38 (25.00%) Hibernate
5 38 (25.00%) AngularJS
6 30 (19.74%) .NET
7 29 (19.08%) CakePHP
8 25 (16.45%) jQuery
9 22 (14.47%) CSS3
10 21 (13.82%) ASP.NET
11 20 (13.16%) JMS
12 19 (12.50%) RESTful
13 13 (8.55%) Grails
13 13 (8.55%) J2EE
13 13 (8.55%) XSD
14 12 (7.89%) Web Services
14 12 (7.89%) JPA
15 11 (7.24%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 43 (28.29%) Open Source
2 15 (9.87%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (6.58%) User Experience
4 9 (5.92%) Computer Science
5 8 (5.26%) Wiki
6 5 (3.29%) GIS
7 4 (2.63%) BYOD
7 4 (2.63%) Mobile App
7 4 (2.63%) Mathematics
8 2 (1.32%) Derivative
8 2 (1.32%) DTV
9 1 (0.66%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 54 (35.53%) Linux
2 22 (14.47%) Windows
3 14 (9.21%) CentOS
4 10 (6.58%) Debian
4 10 (6.58%) Ubuntu
5 8 (5.26%) Android
5 8 (5.26%) Apple iOS
5 8 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (3.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (2.63%) Mac OS X
7 4 (2.63%) UNIX
8 2 (1.32%) Oracle Linux
8 2 (1.32%) Solaris
8 2 (1.32%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (66.45%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (42.11%) Continuous Integration
3 61 (40.13%) TDD
4 50 (32.89%) Scrum
5 40 (26.32%) OO
6 39 (25.66%) Kanban
7 28 (18.42%) Software Engineering
8 27 (17.76%) OOP
9 26 (17.11%) Web Application Development
10 19 (12.50%) SOA
10 19 (12.50%) MVC
11 18 (11.84%) Responsive Web Design
12 14 (9.21%) BDD
13 13 (8.55%) Pair Programming
13 13 (8.55%) Web Development
14 12 (7.89%) OO PHP
15 11 (7.24%) Mentoring
16 10 (6.58%) DevOps
16 10 (6.58%) Configuration Management
17 8 (5.26%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 107 (70.39%) JavaScript
2 95 (62.50%) Java
3 58 (38.16%) PHP
4 34 (22.37%) Ruby
5 30 (19.74%) SQL
5 30 (19.74%) Bash Shell
6 25 (16.45%) Python
7 17 (11.18%) Perl
8 14 (9.21%) C#
9 11 (7.24%) PHP5
9 11 (7.24%) C++
10 8 (5.26%) Objective-C
11 4 (2.63%) Lua
12 2 (1.32%) Bourne shell
12 2 (1.32%) C
12 2 (1.32%) VBA
12 2 (1.32%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.66%) TypeScript
13 1 (0.66%) VBScript
13 1 (0.66%) VB
Qualifications
1 27 (17.76%) Degree
2 4 (2.63%) RHCSA
2 4 (2.63%) SC Cleared
2 4 (2.63%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.66%) CCNA
3 1 (0.66%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (7.89%) QA
2 2 (1.32%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (5.26%) iptables
1 8 (5.26%) XenServer
1 8 (5.26%) Postfix
1 8 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
1 8 (5.26%) Samba
2 7 (4.61%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.32%) qmail
3 2 (1.32%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 37 (24.34%) Puppet
2 24 (15.79%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (6.58%) ZABBIX
4 8 (5.26%) Vagrant
5 6 (3.95%) Salt
6 4 (2.63%) Zenoss
6 4 (2.63%) Nagios
7 2 (1.32%) Munin
7 2 (1.32%) yum
7 2 (1.32%) HAProxy
7 2 (1.32%) Icinga
7 2 (1.32%) Ansible
Vendors
1 63 (41.45%) Oracle
2 18 (11.84%) Zend
3 14 (9.21%) Red Hat
4 12 (7.89%) VMware
5 8 (5.26%) Citrix
6 5 (3.29%) Mapinfo
6 5 (3.29%) Microsoft
7 4 (2.63%) ESRI
8 2 (1.32%) Percona
8 2 (1.32%) SAP
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