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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 142 206 180
Rank change year-on-year
+64 -26
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 102 30 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.61% 0.51% 0.88%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.05% 1.35% 2.57%
Number of salaries quoted 87 29 46
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +32.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,800 £39,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +6.41%
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
2020 2221 1946
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 31.92% 37.49% 34.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1786 1960 1786
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 19 December 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 December 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
Bristol +17 32 £40,000 -30.43% 1
Wiltshire +15 25 £35,000 -14.63%
Devon +11 17 £42,300 - 2
Dorset - 11 £30,000 - 2
Gloucestershire -12 7 £42,500 - 1
Somerset - 6 £43,750 -
PostgreSQL
England

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 108 (63.91%) Agile Software Development
2 84 (49.70%) JavaScript
3 81 (47.93%) Java
4 79 (46.75%) Oracle
5 77 (45.56%) HTML
5 77 (45.56%) CSS
6 75 (44.38%) MySQL
7 73 (43.20%) TDD
8 64 (37.87%) Linux
9 61 (36.09%) SQL Server
10 56 (33.14%) XML
11 53 (31.36%) Scrum
12 52 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
13 51 (30.18%) Python
14 48 (28.40%) JSON
15 46 (27.22%) Kanban
16 44 (26.04%) Open Source
17 42 (24.85%) PHP
18 40 (23.67%) jQuery
19 35 (20.71%) Git (software)
20 33 (19.53%) Opscode Chef
20 33 (19.53%) AngularJS
20 33 (19.53%) nginx
21 31 (18.34%) Windows
21 31 (18.34%) SQL
22 29 (17.16%) .NET
23 28 (16.57%) Software Engineering
24 27 (15.98%) Apache
25 26 (15.38%) Django
25 26 (15.38%) Puppet

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 33 (19.53%) nginx
2 27 (15.98%) Apache
3 17 (10.06%) Drupal
3 17 (10.06%) WordPress
4 14 (8.28%) Tomcat
5 12 (7.10%) Gunicorn
6 10 (5.92%) Node.js
7 9 (5.33%) CMS
7 9 (5.33%) Joomla!
8 7 (4.14%) Apache Solr
8 7 (4.14%) Elasticsearch
9 5 (2.96%) Confluence
9 5 (2.96%) MediaWiki
10 4 (2.37%) Alfresco
11 2 (1.18%) IIS
12 1 (0.59%) uWSGI
Applications
1 1 (0.59%) Photoshop
1 1 (0.59%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 9 (5.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.73%) PaaS
2 1 (0.59%) Heroku
2 1 (0.59%) GitHub
2 1 (0.59%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 16 (9.47%) HTTP
2 15 (8.88%) Firewall
3 14 (8.28%) LDAP
4 12 (7.10%) TCP/IP
5 7 (4.14%) VPN
5 7 (4.14%) Kerberos
5 7 (4.14%) OSPF
5 7 (4.14%) BGP
5 7 (4.14%) SMTP
5 7 (4.14%) Ethernet
5 7 (4.14%) SNMP
6 6 (3.55%) WAN
6 6 (3.55%) LAN
7 5 (2.96%) SMS
7 5 (2.96%) ADSL
7 5 (2.96%) GPRS
7 5 (2.96%) EIGRP
7 5 (2.96%) IPv6
7 5 (2.96%) PPP
7 5 (2.96%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (44.38%) MySQL
2 61 (36.09%) SQL Server
3 26 (15.38%) MongoDB
4 22 (13.02%) NoSQL
5 19 (11.24%) Relational Database
6 15 (8.88%) MariaDB
6 15 (8.88%) Hadoop
7 8 (4.73%) Apache Cassandra
7 8 (4.73%) SQLite
7 8 (4.73%) Redis
7 8 (4.73%) Neo4j
8 6 (3.55%) Big Data
8 6 (3.55%) CouchDB
9 5 (2.96%) Oracle Database
10 4 (2.37%) SQL Navigator
10 4 (2.37%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 35 (20.71%) Git (software)
2 23 (13.61%) Visual Studio
3 22 (13.02%) Subversion
4 10 (5.92%) Eclipse
5 9 (5.33%) JUnit
6 8 (4.73%) Jenkins
6 8 (4.73%) Mercurial
7 5 (2.96%) Bugzilla
7 5 (2.96%) JIRA
7 5 (2.96%) Hudson
8 1 (0.59%) Karma Test Runner
8 1 (0.59%) Emacs
8 1 (0.59%) Sublime Text
8 1 (0.59%) RSpec
8 1 (0.59%) Cucumber
General
1 8 (4.73%) Games
2 3 (1.78%) Multimedia
3 2 (1.18%) Spanish Language
3 2 (1.18%) Retail
4 1 (0.59%) Finance
Job Titles
1 117 (69.23%) Developer
2 47 (27.81%) Java Developer
3 28 (16.57%) Senior Developer
4 24 (14.20%) Software Developer
4 24 (14.20%) Software Engineer
5 23 (13.61%) .NET Developer
6 18 (10.65%) Python Developer
7 15 (8.88%) Senior Python Developer
8 13 (7.69%) Architect
8 13 (7.69%) Technical Architect
9 12 (7.10%) Senior Software Developer
10 11 (6.51%) Administrator
11 9 (5.33%) Java Software Engineer
11 9 (5.33%) Front-End Developer
12 8 (4.73%) Senior Software Engineer
13 7 (4.14%) Senior Java Developer
13 7 (4.14%) Support Engineer
14 5 (2.96%) DBA
14 5 (2.96%) Server Administrator
14 5 (2.96%) IT Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (45.56%) CSS
1 77 (45.56%) HTML
2 56 (33.14%) XML
3 48 (28.40%) JSON
4 40 (23.67%) jQuery
5 33 (19.53%) AngularJS
6 29 (17.16%) .NET
7 26 (15.38%) Django
8 23 (13.61%) JMS
8 23 (13.61%) ASP.NET
9 17 (10.06%) Hibernate
9 17 (10.06%) Spring
10 16 (9.47%) Flask
11 15 (8.88%) Leaflet
11 15 (8.88%) RabbitMQ
12 13 (7.69%) PostGIS
13 12 (7.10%) CakePHP
14 10 (5.92%) REST
14 10 (5.92%) CSS3
15 9 (5.33%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 44 (26.04%) Open Source
2 25 (14.79%) GIS
3 15 (8.88%) Computer Science
4 8 (4.73%) Mobile App
5 7 (4.14%) Derivative
6 6 (3.55%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (2.96%) Wiki
8 4 (2.37%) User Experience
8 4 (2.37%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (2.37%) Statistics
8 4 (2.37%) Mathematics
8 4 (2.37%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.18%) RIA
10 1 (0.59%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 64 (37.87%) Linux
2 31 (18.34%) Windows
3 25 (14.79%) Apple iOS
4 17 (10.06%) CentOS
4 17 (10.06%) Debian
5 16 (9.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 15 (8.88%) Android
7 14 (8.28%) Ubuntu
8 9 (5.33%) UNIX
9 7 (4.14%) SUSE
9 7 (4.14%) Fedora
9 7 (4.14%) Solaris
9 7 (4.14%) Oracle Linux
10 5 (2.96%) Mac OS X
10 5 (2.96%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (1.18%) openSUSE
12 1 (0.59%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (63.91%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (43.20%) TDD
3 53 (31.36%) Scrum
4 52 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
5 46 (27.22%) Kanban
6 28 (16.57%) Software Engineering
7 17 (10.06%) OO
8 13 (7.69%) UML
8 13 (7.69%) Unit Testing
9 12 (7.10%) OOD
9 12 (7.10%) SOA
10 11 (6.51%) Waterfall
11 10 (5.92%) Change Management
11 10 (5.92%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 9 (5.33%) Web Application Development
12 9 (5.33%) Responsive Web Design
12 9 (5.33%) MVC
12 9 (5.33%) OOP
13 8 (4.73%) ITIL
13 8 (4.73%) Game Development
Programming Languages
1 84 (49.70%) JavaScript
2 81 (47.93%) Java
3 51 (30.18%) Python
4 42 (24.85%) PHP
5 31 (18.34%) SQL
6 24 (14.20%) Ruby
6 24 (14.20%) Perl
7 22 (13.02%) C++
7 22 (13.02%) Bash Shell
8 15 (8.88%) TypeScript
8 15 (8.88%) Shell Script
9 13 (7.69%) Objective-C
10 7 (4.14%) Bourne shell
11 6 (3.55%) C#
12 5 (2.96%) C
12 5 (2.96%) Lua
13 4 (2.37%) T-SQL
13 4 (2.37%) PL/SQL
14 3 (1.78%) PHP5
15 2 (1.18%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 15 (8.88%) Degree
2 14 (8.28%) SC Cleared
2 14 (8.28%) Security Cleared
3 5 (2.96%) RHCSA
4 3 (1.78%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.51%) QA
2 2 (1.18%) COBIT
System Software
1 14 (8.28%) Active Directory
2 10 (5.92%) Samba
3 7 (4.14%) qmail
3 7 (4.14%) Varnish
4 5 (2.96%) Postfix
4 5 (2.96%) XenServer
4 5 (2.96%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (2.37%) Docker
Systems Management
1 33 (19.53%) Opscode Chef
2 26 (15.38%) Puppet
3 16 (9.47%) Nagios
4 14 (8.28%) Vagrant
4 14 (8.28%) Zenoss
5 12 (7.10%) ZABBIX
6 9 (5.33%) Icinga
7 7 (4.14%) HAProxy
7 7 (4.14%) Ansible
7 7 (4.14%) Munin
7 7 (4.14%) yum
8 4 (2.37%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 4 (2.37%) Salt
9 2 (1.18%) Cacti
Vendors
1 79 (46.75%) Oracle
2 21 (12.43%) Red Hat
3 13 (7.69%) ESRI
3 13 (7.69%) VMware
4 9 (5.33%) Zend
5 7 (4.14%) Percona
6 6 (3.55%) Microsoft
7 5 (2.96%) Adobe
7 5 (2.96%) Citrix
8 3 (1.78%) Mapinfo
9 2 (1.18%) Google
10 1 (0.59%) Rackspace
Bristol, Avon
Gold Group
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Exeter, Devon
SuperSparks Ltd
Salary: Competitive and excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucestershire
People Source
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits, share options
Posted: 5 days ago
Bournemouth
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Bournemouth
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000 - £40000.00 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago