The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the South West region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 172 202 194
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -8
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 57 15 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.93% 0.29% 0.52%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.81% 0.85% 1.53%
Number of salaries quoted 52 15 29
Average salary £41,250 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.85% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £55,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
2026 1760 1898
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 33.09% 33.54% 34.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1738 1552 1717
Average salary £37,500 £36,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
PostgreSQL
England

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 - 21 £35,000 -
Bristol - 13 £46,250 - 2
Somerset -26 9 £37,500 +7.14%
Devon - 7 £55,000 -
Gloucestershire - 1 £35,000 - 1
PostgreSQL
England

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 67 (54.92%) Java
2 64 (52.46%) Oracle
3 53 (43.44%) JavaScript
3 53 (43.44%) TDD
4 49 (40.16%) MySQL
5 45 (36.89%) Linux
6 42 (34.43%) Python
6 42 (34.43%) jQuery
7 41 (33.61%) SQL Server
8 40 (32.79%) HTML
9 39 (31.97%) CSS
10 33 (27.05%) AngularJS
11 31 (25.41%) XML
11 31 (25.41%) Scrum
12 29 (23.77%) SQL
12 29 (23.77%) Git (software)
12 29 (23.77%) Django
13 25 (20.49%) .NET
14 23 (18.85%) C++
15 22 (18.03%) ASP.NET
16 21 (17.21%) GIS
16 21 (17.21%) Unit Testing
16 21 (17.21%) Continuous Integration
16 21 (17.21%) Leaflet
17 19 (15.57%) TypeScript
17 19 (15.57%) Flask
18 18 (14.75%) Open Source
18 18 (14.75%) Visual Studio
19 16 (13.11%) Kanban
19 16 (13.11%) Big Data

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 10 (8.20%) nginx
2 8 (6.56%) Gunicorn
3 7 (5.74%) Tomcat
4 5 (4.10%) Apache
5 4 (3.28%) Oracle Spatial
5 4 (3.28%) SharePoint
5 4 (3.28%) ArcGIS
6 3 (2.46%) GlassFish
6 3 (2.46%) IIS
6 3 (2.46%) OpenStack
7 2 (1.64%) Zimbra
8 1 (0.82%) Confluence
8 1 (0.82%) MediaWiki
8 1 (0.82%) uWSGI
8 1 (0.82%) CMS
Applications
1 11 (9.02%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.82%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.82%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (0.82%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.82%) Amazon S3
1 1 (0.82%) SaaS
1 1 (0.82%) Heroku
1 1 (0.82%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.56%) SAN
2 7 (5.74%) Internet
2 7 (5.74%) LDAP
3 6 (4.92%) VPN
3 6 (4.92%) NAS
4 5 (4.10%) Firewall
5 3 (2.46%) DNS
5 3 (2.46%) SSH
5 3 (2.46%) DHCP
6 2 (1.64%) WAN
6 2 (1.64%) LAN
6 2 (1.64%) HTTP
6 2 (1.64%) TCP/IP
6 2 (1.64%) iSCSI
6 2 (1.64%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (0.82%) Network Security
7 1 (0.82%) IPv6
7 1 (0.82%) IPsec
7 1 (0.82%) Kerberos
7 1 (0.82%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (40.16%) MySQL
2 41 (33.61%) SQL Server
3 16 (13.11%) Big Data
4 11 (9.02%) Relational Database
5 7 (5.74%) SQLite
6 6 (4.92%) RDBMS
6 6 (4.92%) MongoDB
6 6 (4.92%) NoSQL
7 4 (3.28%) Oracle Database
7 4 (3.28%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (2.46%) Hadoop
8 3 (2.46%) CouchDB
8 3 (2.46%) Voldemort
8 3 (2.46%) HBase
8 3 (2.46%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (1.64%) MS Access
10 1 (0.82%) Oracle BI EE
10 1 (0.82%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.82%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 29 (23.77%) Git (software)
2 18 (14.75%) Visual Studio
3 3 (2.46%) Subversion
4 2 (1.64%) Maven
4 2 (1.64%) Eclipse
4 2 (1.64%) Hudson
4 2 (1.64%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.64%) JUnit
5 1 (0.82%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.82%) Karma Test Runner
5 1 (0.82%) Sublime Text
5 1 (0.82%) RSpec
5 1 (0.82%) Mockito
5 1 (0.82%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.82%) IntelliJ
5 1 (0.82%) JMeter
5 1 (0.82%) Bugzilla
5 1 (0.82%) JIRA
5 1 (0.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (0.82%) EasyMock
General
1 15 (12.30%) Telecoms
2 7 (5.74%) Games
3 4 (3.28%) Finance
4 1 (0.82%) Retail
Job Titles
1 85 (69.67%) Developer
2 27 (22.13%) Senior Developer
3 24 (19.67%) Java Developer
4 21 (17.21%) Python Developer
4 21 (17.21%) Senior Python Developer
5 20 (16.39%) .NET Developer
6 13 (10.66%) Software Developer
7 10 (8.20%) Architect
7 10 (8.20%) Technical Architect
8 8 (6.56%) Software Engineer
9 7 (5.74%) Web Developer
9 7 (5.74%) Senior Software Engineer
10 6 (4.92%) Junior Developer
10 6 (4.92%) Senior Software Developer
10 6 (4.92%) Web Applications Developer
10 6 (4.92%) Senior Java Developer
10 6 (4.92%) Junior Software Developer
10 6 (4.92%) Junior
10 6 (4.92%) Applications Developer
11 5 (4.10%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (34.43%) jQuery
2 40 (32.79%) HTML
3 39 (31.97%) CSS
4 33 (27.05%) AngularJS
5 31 (25.41%) XML
6 29 (23.77%) Django
7 25 (20.49%) .NET
8 22 (18.03%) ASP.NET
9 21 (17.21%) Leaflet
10 19 (15.57%) Flask
11 16 (13.11%) JSON
12 15 (12.30%) PostGIS
13 12 (9.84%) J2SE
14 10 (8.20%) Ajax
15 9 (7.38%) Silverlight
15 9 (7.38%) JMS
16 6 (4.92%) SOAP
16 6 (4.92%) GWT
17 5 (4.10%) REST
17 5 (4.10%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 21 (17.21%) GIS
2 18 (14.75%) Open Source
3 15 (12.30%) Digital Media
4 12 (9.84%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (5.74%) Mobile App
6 6 (4.92%) RIA
7 5 (4.10%) Computer Science
8 3 (2.46%) NHS
8 3 (2.46%) Replication
9 2 (1.64%) Clustering
9 2 (1.64%) Statistics
10 1 (0.82%) Mainframe
10 1 (0.82%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 45 (36.89%) Linux
2 13 (10.66%) Android
2 13 (10.66%) Apple iOS
3 12 (9.84%) Windows
4 9 (7.38%) UNIX
5 4 (3.28%) Debian
6 3 (2.46%) Ubuntu
7 2 (1.64%) Solaris
8 1 (0.82%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.82%) SUSE
8 1 (0.82%) CentOS
8 1 (0.82%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (43.44%) TDD
2 31 (25.41%) Scrum
3 21 (17.21%) Unit Testing
3 21 (17.21%) Continuous Integration
4 16 (13.11%) Kanban
5 12 (9.84%) Software Engineering
6 10 (8.20%) UML
7 8 (6.56%) OO
7 8 (6.56%) DSDM
7 8 (6.56%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (6.56%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 8 (6.56%) Waterfall
8 7 (5.74%) Game Development
8 7 (5.74%) OOP
8 7 (5.74%) Mobile Application Development
9 6 (4.92%) OOD
10 4 (3.28%) ITIL
10 4 (3.28%) DevOps
10 4 (3.28%) Web Application Development
11 3 (2.46%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 67 (54.92%) Java
2 53 (43.44%) JavaScript
3 42 (34.43%) Python
4 29 (23.77%) SQL
5 23 (18.85%) C++
6 19 (15.57%) TypeScript
7 14 (11.48%) Perl
8 11 (9.02%) PHP
8 11 (9.02%) C
9 7 (5.74%) Objective-C
10 6 (4.92%) Bash Shell
11 4 (3.28%) C#
12 3 (2.46%) Ruby
13 2 (1.64%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.82%) Bourne shell
14 1 (0.82%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.82%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (9.02%) SC Cleared
1 11 (9.02%) Security Cleared
2 5 (4.10%) Degree
3 1 (0.82%) Postgraduate
3 1 (0.82%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.46%) COBIT
1 3 (2.46%) QA
System Software
1 5 (4.10%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.28%) Samba
3 2 (1.64%) NFS
4 1 (0.82%) Squid
4 1 (0.82%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.82%) qmail
4 1 (0.82%) Postfix
4 1 (0.82%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 9 (7.38%) Puppet
2 7 (5.74%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (4.10%) Vagrant
4 2 (1.64%) Nagios
5 1 (0.82%) Foglight
5 1 (0.82%) ZABBIX
5 1 (0.82%) Zenoss
5 1 (0.82%) YUM
5 1 (0.82%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (0.82%) Red Hat Satellite
5 1 (0.82%) Cobbler
5 1 (0.82%) Ansible
Vendors
1 64 (52.46%) Oracle
2 15 (12.30%) ESRI
3 7 (5.74%) Google
4 5 (4.10%) VMware
4 5 (4.10%) Microsoft
5 4 (3.28%) JBoss
6 3 (2.46%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.64%) Scalix
7 2 (1.64%) Zend
8 1 (0.82%) Mapinfo
8 1 (0.82%) Adobe
8 1 (0.82%) Citrix
8 1 (0.82%) MicroStrategy
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