The table below looks at the statistics for PostgreSQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PostgreSQL over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 61 65 74
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +9
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 24 11 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 2.53% 1.22% 1.00%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.97% 4.58% 2.73%
Number of salaries quoted 20 10 8
Average salary £52,500 £32,500 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+61.53% -10.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £29,750 £34,100
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £38,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +10.38%
PostgreSQL
Hampshire

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 Southampton region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
301 240 293
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 31.78% 26.58% 36.53%
Number of salaries quoted 255 231 275
Average salary £39,000 £41,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.02% +18.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

PostgreSQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

PostgreSQL Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

PostgreSQL
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

PostgreSQL Salary Trend in Southampton

PostgreSQL
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PostgreSQL across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015.

PostgreSQL Salary Histogram in Southampton

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 51 (80.95%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (53.97%) MySQL
2 34 (53.97%) Software Engineering
3 33 (52.38%) TDD
4 32 (50.79%) Continuous Integration
5 27 (42.86%) Linux
6 25 (39.68%) CSS
6 25 (39.68%) HTML
6 25 (39.68%) JavaScript
6 25 (39.68%) JSON
6 25 (39.68%) Jenkins
7 23 (36.51%) HTML5
7 23 (36.51%) CSS3
7 23 (36.51%) PHP
8 22 (34.92%) XML
9 21 (33.33%) SOAP
9 21 (33.33%) Java
9 21 (33.33%) RESTful
10 20 (31.75%) Oracle
11 18 (28.57%) OO
12 16 (25.40%) MVC
12 16 (25.40%) C#
13 15 (23.81%) jQuery
13 15 (23.81%) Maven
14 14 (22.22%) Zend
14 14 (22.22%) .NET
15 12 (19.05%) Ajax
15 12 (19.05%) Spring
15 12 (19.05%) ISO 9001
15 12 (19.05%) JDBC

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 11 (17.46%) WebLogic
2 8 (12.70%) Elasticsearch
3 6 (9.52%) Tomcat
4 4 (6.35%) CMS
4 4 (6.35%) Joomla!
4 4 (6.35%) Drupal
4 4 (6.35%) WordPress
5 2 (3.17%) Apache Solr
Business Applications
1 7 (11.11%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.52%) LAN
2 5 (7.94%) Internet
3 3 (4.76%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (53.97%) MySQL
2 9 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 8 (12.70%) Apache Cassandra
4 5 (7.94%) Big Data
4 5 (7.94%) Oracle Database
5 4 (6.35%) Oracle Exadata
6 3 (4.76%) Relational Database
6 3 (4.76%) RDBMS
7 2 (3.17%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 25 (39.68%) Jenkins
2 15 (23.81%) Maven
3 4 (6.35%) RSpec
3 4 (6.35%) Cucumber
4 2 (3.17%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.59%) Subversion
5 1 (1.59%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (9.52%) Games
2 3 (4.76%) Electronics
2 3 (4.76%) Finance
3 1 (1.59%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 42 (66.67%) Developer
2 14 (22.22%) Senior Developer
3 13 (20.63%) Software Developer
3 13 (20.63%) Technical Leader
4 10 (15.87%) Lead Developer
5 9 (14.29%) Software Engineer
5 9 (14.29%) PHP Developer
6 8 (12.70%) Java Developer
7 6 (9.52%) Systems Engineer
7 6 (9.52%) Senior Software Developer
8 5 (7.94%) Lead Java Developer
8 5 (7.94%) Lead PHP Developer
9 4 (6.35%) Front-End Developer
10 3 (4.76%) DBA
10 3 (4.76%) .NET Developer
10 3 (4.76%) Administrator
11 2 (3.17%) Web Developer
11 2 (3.17%) Oracle DBA
11 2 (3.17%) Senior .NET Developer
11 2 (3.17%) Database Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (39.68%) HTML
1 25 (39.68%) CSS
1 25 (39.68%) JSON
2 23 (36.51%) HTML5
2 23 (36.51%) CSS3
3 22 (34.92%) XML
4 21 (33.33%) SOAP
4 21 (33.33%) RESTful
5 15 (23.81%) jQuery
6 14 (22.22%) .NET
7 12 (19.05%) JDBC
7 12 (19.05%) Spring
7 12 (19.05%) Ajax
8 11 (17.46%) Web Services
8 11 (17.46%) Java EE
8 11 (17.46%) Sass
9 10 (15.87%) Hibernate
10 9 (14.29%) Symfony
10 9 (14.29%) Laravel
11 8 (12.70%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 12 (19.05%) Kindle
2 9 (14.29%) Open Source
3 4 (6.35%) Wiki
4 3 (4.76%) Smart Meter
5 1 (1.59%) User Experience
5 1 (1.59%) Blog
5 1 (1.59%) EPoS
5 1 (1.59%) Graphic Design
5 1 (1.59%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 27 (42.86%) Linux
2 6 (9.52%) FreeBSD
3 5 (7.94%) Windows
3 5 (7.94%) Solaris
4 4 (6.35%) UNIX
5 1 (1.59%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.59%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (80.95%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (53.97%) Software Engineering
3 33 (52.38%) TDD
4 32 (50.79%) Continuous Integration
5 18 (28.57%) OO
6 16 (25.40%) MVC
7 12 (19.05%) BDD
8 9 (14.29%) Mentoring
9 8 (12.70%) Refactoring
10 7 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
11 6 (9.52%) Coaching
11 6 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
11 6 (9.52%) Scrum
12 5 (7.94%) OO PHP
12 5 (7.94%) DevOps
13 4 (6.35%) Responsive Web Design
13 4 (6.35%) Waterfall
13 4 (6.35%) Performance Tuning
13 4 (6.35%) Automated Testing
13 4 (6.35%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 25 (39.68%) JavaScript
2 23 (36.51%) PHP
3 21 (33.33%) Java
4 16 (25.40%) C#
5 12 (19.05%) Python
6 11 (17.46%) SQL
7 10 (15.87%) Ruby
8 6 (9.52%) Golang
9 5 (7.94%) PL/SQL
10 4 (6.35%) Perl
11 3 (4.76%) VB.NET
11 3 (4.76%) Bash Shell
12 2 (3.17%) PHP5
12 2 (3.17%) Shell Script
13 1 (1.59%) C++
13 1 (1.59%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 1 (1.59%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (19.05%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (6.35%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (4.76%) Firmware
3 2 (3.17%) Oracle Clusterware
Systems Management
1 6 (9.52%) Puppet
2 4 (6.35%) Data Guard
3 2 (3.17%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (3.17%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 20 (31.75%) Oracle
2 14 (22.22%) Zend
3 6 (9.52%) Google
4 3 (4.76%) VMware
5 1 (1.59%) Telerik
5 1 (1.59%) SAP
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