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 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
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 171 203 189
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -14
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 67 8 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.08% 0.16% 0.52%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.43% 0.47% 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 65 5 30
Average salary £41,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.88% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £28,625
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
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
1951 1688 1827
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 31.37% 33.18% 31.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1672 1500 1660
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 2014. 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
Wiltshire +26 25 £35,000 -22.22%
Bristol +6 12 £41,500 -27.82%
Somerset -5 11 £50,000 +42.85% 1
Gloucestershire 0 5 £35,000 - 2
Devon - 5 £55,000 - 1
Avon - 1 £52,500 -
PostgreSQL
England

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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.

1 100 (74.07%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (53.33%) Java
3 71 (52.59%) TDD
4 70 (51.85%) Oracle
5 55 (40.74%) JavaScript
6 49 (36.30%) jQuery
7 48 (35.56%) HTML
7 48 (35.56%) CSS
7 48 (35.56%) Linux
7 48 (35.56%) Python
8 46 (34.07%) Scrum
9 44 (32.59%) SQL Server
10 42 (31.11%) XML
10 42 (31.11%) MySQL
11 40 (29.63%) AngularJS
12 37 (27.41%) Git (software)
13 35 (25.93%) Django
14 33 (24.44%) Continuous Integration
15 31 (22.96%) GIS
16 30 (22.22%) Kanban
16 30 (22.22%) JSON
17 26 (19.26%) ASP.NET
17 26 (19.26%) SQL
17 26 (19.26%) .NET
18 25 (18.52%) Visual Studio
18 25 (18.52%) Leaflet
18 25 (18.52%) TypeScript
18 25 (18.52%) Flask
19 22 (16.30%) C++
19 22 (16.30%) Unit Testing

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 14 (10.37%) nginx
2 13 (9.63%) Gunicorn
3 9 (6.67%) Apache
4 6 (4.44%) Tomcat
5 3 (2.22%) IIS
6 2 (1.48%) Zimbra
6 2 (1.48%) Node.js
7 1 (0.74%) MediaWiki
7 1 (0.74%) Confluence
7 1 (0.74%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.74%) ArcGIS
7 1 (0.74%) CMS
7 1 (0.74%) Oracle Spatial
Applications
1 7 (5.19%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.74%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.74%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.74%) Amazon S3
1 1 (0.74%) Heroku
1 1 (0.74%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.19%) SAN
2 6 (4.44%) VPN
2 6 (4.44%) LDAP
3 5 (3.70%) ADSL
3 5 (3.70%) GPRS
3 5 (3.70%) SMS
3 5 (3.70%) PPP
3 5 (3.70%) TCP/IP
3 5 (3.70%) Internet
3 5 (3.70%) Firewall
4 3 (2.22%) SSH
4 3 (2.22%) NAS
4 3 (2.22%) OSPF
4 3 (2.22%) BGP
4 3 (2.22%) DNS
4 3 (2.22%) DHCP
5 2 (1.48%) WAN
5 2 (1.48%) LAN
5 2 (1.48%) Fibre Channel
5 2 (1.48%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (32.59%) SQL Server
2 42 (31.11%) MySQL
3 15 (11.11%) Big Data
4 8 (5.93%) SQLite
5 6 (4.44%) Relational Database
6 3 (2.22%) NoSQL
7 2 (1.48%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.48%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.74%) SQL Navigator
8 1 (0.74%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 37 (27.41%) Git (software)
2 25 (18.52%) Visual Studio
3 5 (3.70%) Bugzilla
4 2 (1.48%) Subversion
5 1 (0.74%) JIRA
5 1 (0.74%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.74%) RSpec
5 1 (0.74%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.74%) Hudson
5 1 (0.74%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.74%) Karma Test Runner
5 1 (0.74%) Sublime Text
5 1 (0.74%) JUnit
General
1 14 (10.37%) Telecoms
2 8 (5.93%) Games
3 1 (0.74%) Finance
Job Titles
1 99 (73.33%) Developer
2 34 (25.19%) Senior Developer
3 31 (22.96%) Java Developer
4 27 (20.00%) Python Developer
5 25 (18.52%) Senior Python Developer
5 25 (18.52%) .NET Developer
6 24 (17.78%) Software Developer
7 17 (12.59%) Architect
7 17 (12.59%) Technical Architect
8 13 (9.63%) Senior Software Developer
9 9 (6.67%) Senior Java Developer
9 9 (6.67%) Software Engineer
10 8 (5.93%) Junior
10 8 (5.93%) Senior Software Engineer
11 6 (4.44%) Oracle Developer
11 6 (4.44%) Junior Developer
11 6 (4.44%) Senior Oracle Developer
11 6 (4.44%) Junior Software Developer
12 4 (2.96%) Administrator
13 3 (2.22%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (36.30%) jQuery
2 48 (35.56%) HTML
2 48 (35.56%) CSS
3 42 (31.11%) XML
4 40 (29.63%) AngularJS
5 35 (25.93%) Django
6 30 (22.22%) JSON
7 26 (19.26%) .NET
7 26 (19.26%) ASP.NET
8 25 (18.52%) Leaflet
8 25 (18.52%) Flask
9 18 (13.33%) PostGIS
10 15 (11.11%) J2SE
10 15 (11.11%) JMS
11 6 (4.44%) Ajax
12 3 (2.22%) GWT
12 3 (2.22%) Middleware
13 2 (1.48%) REST
14 1 (0.74%) Backbone.js
14 1 (0.74%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 31 (22.96%) GIS
2 21 (15.56%) Open Source
3 15 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
4 14 (10.37%) Digital Media
5 8 (5.93%) Mobile App
5 8 (5.93%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.22%) RIA
7 1 (0.74%) Wiki
7 1 (0.74%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.74%) Clustering
7 1 (0.74%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 48 (35.56%) Linux
2 21 (15.56%) Apple iOS
3 15 (11.11%) Windows
4 11 (8.15%) Android
5 8 (5.93%) Debian
6 7 (5.19%) SUSE
7 5 (3.70%) UNIX
7 5 (3.70%) Ubuntu
8 2 (1.48%) Solaris
8 2 (1.48%) openSUSE
9 1 (0.74%) CentOS
9 1 (0.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.74%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.74%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (74.07%) Agile Software Development
2 71 (52.59%) TDD
3 46 (34.07%) Scrum
4 33 (24.44%) Continuous Integration
5 30 (22.22%) Kanban
6 22 (16.30%) Unit Testing
7 15 (11.11%) UML
8 13 (9.63%) OOD
8 13 (9.63%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 13 (9.63%) Waterfall
9 11 (8.15%) Software Engineering
10 8 (5.93%) Game Development
10 8 (5.93%) Mobile Application Development
11 7 (5.19%) DSDM
12 5 (3.70%) Workflow
13 4 (2.96%) ITIL
13 4 (2.96%) OOP
13 4 (2.96%) DevOps
13 4 (2.96%) Requirements Analysis
14 3 (2.22%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 72 (53.33%) Java
2 55 (40.74%) JavaScript
3 48 (35.56%) Python
4 26 (19.26%) SQL
5 25 (18.52%) TypeScript
6 22 (16.30%) C++
7 14 (10.37%) Perl
8 11 (8.15%) C
9 9 (6.67%) PHP
10 8 (5.93%) Shell Script
10 8 (5.93%) Objective-C
11 5 (3.70%) Bash Shell
12 2 (1.48%) Clojure
12 2 (1.48%) Ruby
13 1 (0.74%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.74%) C#
13 1 (0.74%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (9.63%) SC Cleared
1 13 (9.63%) Security Cleared
2 7 (5.19%) Degree
3 2 (1.48%) Postgraduate
4 1 (0.74%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.22%) COBIT
1 3 (2.22%) QA
System Software
1 8 (5.93%) Samba
2 4 (2.96%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.48%) NFS
4 1 (0.74%) Squid
4 1 (0.74%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.74%) Postfix
4 1 (0.74%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (2.96%) Puppet
2 3 (2.22%) Vagrant
2 3 (2.22%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (2.22%) Nagios
3 2 (1.48%) Cacti
3 2 (1.48%) Icinga
4 1 (0.74%) Red Hat Satellite
4 1 (0.74%) Cobbler
4 1 (0.74%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (0.74%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 70 (51.85%) Oracle
2 18 (13.33%) ESRI
3 9 (6.67%) VMware
4 5 (3.70%) Adobe
5 4 (2.96%) Red Hat
6 3 (2.22%) Google
7 2 (1.48%) Mapinfo
7 2 (1.48%) Scalix
8 1 (0.74%) Citrix
8 1 (0.74%) Microsoft
South West
ISL
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000 per annum + good benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Exeter, Devon
Met Office
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Symantec
Salary: Unspecified Excellent benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Old Street
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £0 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago