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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 179 174 186
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +12
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 60 63 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.99% 1.09% 0.68%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.29% 3.36% 1.99%
Number of salaries quoted 57 60 34
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £46,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +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
1822 1874 1856
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 30.01% 32.33% 34.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1523 1643 1657
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +2.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%

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 1 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 1 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 +9 26 £37,500 -11.76% 4
Wiltshire +5 22 £35,000 -6.66% 1
Dorset -6 2 £37,500 +25.00% 2
Devon -9 2 £53,750 +30.30% 2
Gloucestershire -17 2 £70,000 +56.42% 4
Somerset -5 1 £37,500 -
PostgreSQL
England

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 1 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.

1 115 (68.86%) JavaScript
2 114 (68.26%) Agile Software Development
3 101 (60.48%) CSS
4 95 (56.89%) Java
5 91 (54.49%) HTML
6 90 (53.89%) MySQL
7 73 (43.71%) XML
8 71 (42.51%) TDD
9 70 (41.92%) SQL Server
10 68 (40.72%) Oracle
11 66 (39.52%) Continuous Integration
12 63 (37.72%) PHP
13 60 (35.93%) JSON
14 57 (34.13%) Linux
15 55 (32.93%) Scrum
16 50 (29.94%) Open Source
17 45 (26.95%) Kanban
18 40 (23.95%) OO
19 39 (23.35%) Git (software)
20 38 (22.75%) Puppet
21 37 (22.16%) MongoDB
21 37 (22.16%) AngularJS
22 35 (20.96%) Ruby
22 35 (20.96%) Spring
22 35 (20.96%) Hibernate
23 34 (20.36%) .NET
24 32 (19.16%) jQuery
24 32 (19.16%) CakePHP
25 31 (18.56%) Software Engineering
25 31 (18.56%) Python

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 30 (17.96%) Tomcat
2 29 (17.37%) Drupal
2 29 (17.37%) WordPress
3 26 (15.57%) Apache
4 25 (14.97%) nginx
5 21 (12.57%) CMS
5 21 (12.57%) Joomla!
6 11 (6.59%) Node.js
7 8 (4.79%) MediaWiki
7 8 (4.79%) Confluence
8 6 (3.59%) Alfresco
9 4 (2.40%) Apache Solr
9 4 (2.40%) Elasticsearch
10 3 (1.80%) JBoss
10 3 (1.80%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 3 (1.80%) WebSphere Application Server
10 3 (1.80%) WebLogic
10 3 (1.80%) ArcGIS
10 3 (1.80%) WebSphere
10 3 (1.80%) ArcSDE
Business Applications
1 21 (12.57%) Magento
2 1 (0.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.39%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (4.79%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (13.77%) HTTP
2 19 (11.38%) Firewall
3 15 (8.98%) LDAP
4 8 (4.79%) Network Security
4 8 (4.79%) IPsec
4 8 (4.79%) OSPF
4 8 (4.79%) BGP
4 8 (4.79%) EIGRP
4 8 (4.79%) LAN
4 8 (4.79%) WAN
4 8 (4.79%) TCP/IP
4 8 (4.79%) VPN
4 8 (4.79%) IPv6
5 7 (4.19%) SMTP
5 7 (4.19%) Ethernet
5 7 (4.19%) Kerberos
5 7 (4.19%) SNMP
6 4 (2.40%) tcpdump
6 4 (2.40%) Wireshark
6 4 (2.40%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (53.89%) MySQL
2 70 (41.92%) SQL Server
3 37 (22.16%) MongoDB
4 20 (11.98%) Relational Database
5 14 (8.38%) NoSQL
6 13 (7.78%) Hadoop
7 12 (7.19%) MariaDB
8 9 (5.39%) Apache Cassandra
9 8 (4.79%) Redis
9 8 (4.79%) Neo4j
10 6 (3.59%) CouchDB
11 3 (1.80%) SQLite
12 1 (0.60%) Voldemort
12 1 (0.60%) RDBMS
12 1 (0.60%) HBase
Development Applications
1 39 (23.35%) Git (software)
2 26 (15.57%) Subversion
3 24 (14.37%) Visual Studio
4 19 (11.38%) Jenkins
5 14 (8.38%) Eclipse
6 13 (7.78%) JUnit
7 12 (7.19%) Cucumber
8 10 (5.99%) WebDriver
8 10 (5.99%) Karma Test Runner
9 8 (4.79%) Hudson
9 8 (4.79%) JIRA
10 5 (2.99%) Mercurial
11 2 (1.20%) Selenium
12 1 (0.60%) Emacs
12 1 (0.60%) Maven
General
1 15 (8.98%) Multimedia
2 3 (1.80%) Games
2 3 (1.80%) Retail
3 2 (1.20%) Spanish Language
3 2 (1.20%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.60%) Electronics
4 1 (0.60%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.60%) Finance
4 1 (0.60%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 133 (79.64%) Developer
2 59 (35.33%) Java Developer
3 26 (15.57%) Senior Developer
4 25 (14.97%) Software Engineer
5 22 (13.17%) .NET Developer
6 21 (12.57%) Front-End Developer
7 16 (9.58%) PHP Developer
8 13 (7.78%) Java Software Engineer
9 11 (6.59%) Senior PHP Developer
10 10 (5.99%) Senior Front-End Developer
11 8 (4.79%) Software Developer
11 8 (4.79%) DevOps Engineer
12 6 (3.59%) Software Manager
12 6 (3.59%) Development Manager
12 6 (3.59%) Software Development Manager
13 5 (2.99%) QA Engineer
13 5 (2.99%) Service Manager
13 5 (2.99%) Administrator
13 5 (2.99%) IT Development Manager
13 5 (2.99%) Service Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 101 (60.48%) CSS
2 91 (54.49%) HTML
3 73 (43.71%) XML
4 60 (35.93%) JSON
5 37 (22.16%) AngularJS
6 35 (20.96%) Spring
6 35 (20.96%) Hibernate
7 34 (20.36%) .NET
8 32 (19.16%) jQuery
8 32 (19.16%) CakePHP
9 25 (14.97%) CSS3
10 24 (14.37%) ASP.NET
11 23 (13.77%) JMS
12 19 (11.38%) RESTful
13 13 (7.78%) J2EE
13 13 (7.78%) XSD
13 13 (7.78%) HTML5
14 12 (7.19%) JPA
14 12 (7.19%) RabbitMQ
14 12 (7.19%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 50 (29.94%) Open Source
2 13 (7.78%) Computer Science
3 12 (7.19%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (6.59%) User Experience
5 8 (4.79%) Wiki
6 6 (3.59%) GIS
7 4 (2.40%) Derivative
7 4 (2.40%) BYOD
8 3 (1.80%) Mobile App
8 3 (1.80%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.60%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.60%) Clustering
9 1 (0.60%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 57 (34.13%) Linux
2 26 (15.57%) Windows
3 16 (9.58%) CentOS
4 12 (7.19%) Ubuntu
4 12 (7.19%) Debian
5 8 (4.79%) Apple iOS
5 8 (4.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (4.79%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (4.79%) UNIX
6 7 (4.19%) Solaris
6 7 (4.19%) Android
7 4 (2.40%) Oracle Linux
7 4 (2.40%) Mac OS X
7 4 (2.40%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (68.26%) Agile Software Development
2 71 (42.51%) TDD
3 66 (39.52%) Continuous Integration
4 55 (32.93%) Scrum
5 45 (26.95%) Kanban
6 40 (23.95%) OO
7 31 (18.56%) Software Engineering
8 28 (16.77%) OOP
9 23 (13.77%) Web Application Development
10 22 (13.17%) MVC
11 21 (12.57%) Responsive Web Design
12 20 (11.98%) SOA
13 13 (7.78%) Web Development
14 12 (7.19%) Change Management
14 12 (7.19%) OO PHP
15 11 (6.59%) Mentoring
15 11 (6.59%) BDD
16 10 (5.99%) Pair Programming
17 9 (5.39%) DevOps
17 9 (5.39%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 115 (68.86%) JavaScript
2 95 (56.89%) Java
3 63 (37.72%) PHP
4 35 (20.96%) Ruby
5 31 (18.56%) Python
6 30 (17.96%) Bash Shell
7 29 (17.37%) SQL
8 22 (13.17%) Perl
9 15 (8.98%) C#
10 11 (6.59%) PHP5
11 10 (5.99%) C++
12 7 (4.19%) Objective-C
12 7 (4.19%) Bourne shell
13 4 (2.40%) Lua
13 4 (2.40%) Shell Script
14 2 (1.20%) Delphi
14 2 (1.20%) TypeScript
15 1 (0.60%) Dart
15 1 (0.60%) C
15 1 (0.60%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 29 (17.37%) Degree
2 6 (3.59%) SC Cleared
2 6 (3.59%) Security Cleared
3 4 (2.40%) RHCSA
4 1 (0.60%) Postgraduate
4 1 (0.60%) CCNA
4 1 (0.60%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (10.18%) QA
System Software
1 12 (7.19%) Active Directory
2 8 (4.79%) Postfix
2 8 (4.79%) XenServer
2 8 (4.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (4.79%) Samba
2 8 (4.79%) iptables
3 7 (4.19%) qmail
4 4 (2.40%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 38 (22.75%) Puppet
2 31 (18.56%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (7.19%) ZABBIX
4 11 (6.59%) Nagios
4 11 (6.59%) Zenoss
5 8 (4.79%) Vagrant
6 7 (4.19%) Salt
6 7 (4.19%) yum
7 4 (2.40%) Munin
7 4 (2.40%) HAProxy
7 4 (2.40%) Ansible
7 4 (2.40%) Icinga
Vendors
1 68 (40.72%) Oracle
2 21 (12.57%) Zend
3 16 (9.58%) Red Hat
4 12 (7.19%) VMware
5 8 (4.79%) Citrix
5 8 (4.79%) Microsoft
6 5 (2.99%) ESRI
7 4 (2.40%) Percona
7 4 (2.40%) Mapinfo
8 1 (0.60%) SAP
8 1 (0.60%) Rackspace
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Salary: From £20,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Recruitment Genius
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
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BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £18,000 to £25,000 per annum plus bens, bonus etc
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: From £17,000 to £25,000 per annum
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Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum plus bens, bonus etc
Posted: 5 days ago
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Sparx
Salary: Unspecified Competitive - depending on qualifications and experience.
Posted: 5 days ago
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Sparx
Salary: Unspecified Competitive plus generous benefits and relocation package
Posted: 5 days ago
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CPS Group UK
Salary: £38k - 45k per year + Benefits
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