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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 77 54 67
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +13
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 13 40 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 1.67% 4.25% 2.32%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.00% 12.78% 8.57%
Number of salaries quoted 11 34 20
Average salary £39,500 £55,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.18% +69.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £60,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -4.76%
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
260 313 245
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 33.38% 33.26% 27.07%
Number of salaries quoted 250 278 238
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 19 (79.17%) JavaScript
1 19 (79.17%) SQL
2 18 (75.00%) PHP
2 18 (75.00%) TDD
3 17 (70.83%) CSS
3 17 (70.83%) Git (software)
4 16 (66.67%) OOP
4 16 (66.67%) OO
5 15 (62.50%) HTML
6 13 (54.17%) Linux
6 13 (54.17%) XHTML
6 13 (54.17%) MVC
6 13 (54.17%) Subversion
6 13 (54.17%) Zend
7 12 (50.00%) Unit Testing
7 12 (50.00%) Node.js
7 12 (50.00%) Behat
7 12 (50.00%) Twitter
7 12 (50.00%) AngularJS
7 12 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 11 (45.83%) HTML5
9 10 (41.67%) PHP 5
9 10 (41.67%) OO PHP
10 8 (33.33%) QA
10 8 (33.33%) Sony
10 8 (33.33%) BBC
10 8 (33.33%) LAMP
11 6 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (25.00%) Python
12 5 (20.83%) Software Engineering

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 12 (50.00%) Node.js
2 2 (8.33%) ArcGIS
Development Applications
1 17 (70.83%) Git (software)
2 13 (54.17%) Subversion
3 5 (20.83%) PHPUnit
3 5 (20.83%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 17 (70.83%) Developer
2 13 (54.17%) PHP Developer
3 11 (45.83%) Senior Developer
3 11 (45.83%) Senior PHP Developer
4 8 (33.33%) JavaScript Developer
4 8 (33.33%) LAMP Developer
4 8 (33.33%) PHP LAMP Developer
4 8 (33.33%) Senior JavaScript Developer
4 8 (33.33%) Senior LAMP Developer
5 4 (16.67%) Python Developer
5 4 (16.67%) QA Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Trainee
7 1 (4.17%) Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (70.83%) CSS
2 15 (62.50%) HTML
3 13 (54.17%) XHTML
4 12 (50.00%) AngularJS
4 12 (50.00%) Behat
4 12 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 11 (45.83%) HTML5
6 8 (33.33%) LAMP
7 4 (16.67%) Django
7 4 (16.67%) jQuery
8 3 (12.50%) CSS3
8 3 (12.50%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 8 (33.33%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 13 (54.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (75.00%) TDD
2 16 (66.67%) OO
2 16 (66.67%) OOP
3 13 (54.17%) MVC
4 12 (50.00%) Unit Testing
5 10 (41.67%) OO PHP
6 6 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (20.83%) Software Engineering
8 4 (16.67%) Data Analysis
9 3 (12.50%) Progressive Enhancement
10 2 (8.33%) Refactoring
11 1 (4.17%) Mentoring
11 1 (4.17%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 19 (79.17%) JavaScript
1 19 (79.17%) SQL
2 18 (75.00%) PHP
3 10 (41.67%) PHP 5
4 6 (25.00%) Python
5 2 (8.33%) C#
5 2 (8.33%) Java
5 2 (8.33%) PL/SQL
5 2 (8.33%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (54.17%) Zend
2 12 (50.00%) Twitter
3 8 (33.33%) Sony
4 2 (8.33%) ESRI
4 2 (8.33%) Oracle