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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 63 80 70
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -10
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 15 3 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 2.17% 0.35% 2.79%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.01% 1.30% 7.35%
Number of salaries quoted 11 3 22
Average salary £50,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.84% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,500 £25,720
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,900 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+9.75% -
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
214 230 340
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 31.01% 27.15% 37.95%
Number of salaries quoted 186 215 329
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%

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 4 August 2015.

PostgreSQL Salary Histogram in Southampton

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 31 (75.61%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (70.73%) MySQL
3 28 (68.29%) HTML
3 28 (68.29%) JavaScript
4 27 (65.85%) CSS
5 22 (53.66%) PHP
5 22 (53.66%) HTML5
6 19 (46.34%) CSS3
6 19 (46.34%) Software Engineering
7 18 (43.90%) MVC
7 18 (43.90%) jQuery
8 17 (41.46%) Zend
9 16 (39.02%) JSON
9 16 (39.02%) XML
9 16 (39.02%) Linux
10 13 (31.71%) Continuous Integration
11 12 (29.27%) Python
11 12 (29.27%) Java
12 11 (26.83%) OO
12 11 (26.83%) TDD
13 10 (24.39%) SOAP
13 10 (24.39%) Oracle
14 9 (21.95%) Ajax
14 9 (21.95%) RESTful
14 9 (21.95%) Sass
14 9 (21.95%) Jenkins
15 8 (19.51%) Nutch
15 8 (19.51%) Symfony
15 8 (19.51%) Apache Solr
15 8 (19.51%) OWASP

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 8 (19.51%) Apache Solr
2 7 (17.07%) CMS
2 7 (17.07%) Joomla!
2 7 (17.07%) Drupal
2 7 (17.07%) WordPress
3 2 (4.88%) Apache
3 2 (4.88%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.44%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 7 (17.07%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.32%) LAN
2 1 (2.44%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (70.73%) MySQL
2 4 (9.76%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.44%) Oracle Exadata
3 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.44%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (21.95%) Jenkins
2 2 (4.88%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.88%) Eclipse
2 2 (4.88%) Subversion
3 1 (2.44%) Maven
General
1 3 (7.32%) Games
Job Titles
1 29 (70.73%) Developer
2 13 (31.71%) Software Developer
3 9 (21.95%) PHP Developer
4 7 (17.07%) Front-End Developer
5 5 (12.20%) Senior PHP Developer
5 5 (12.20%) Senior Developer
6 4 (9.76%) Graduate Software Developer
6 4 (9.76%) Graduate Developer
6 4 (9.76%) Graduate
7 3 (7.32%) Architect
7 3 (7.32%) Data Architect
8 2 (4.88%) Information Architect
8 2 (4.88%) Senior Consultant
8 2 (4.88%) Consultant
8 2 (4.88%) Software Engineer
9 1 (2.44%) Analyst
9 1 (2.44%) Systems Administrator
9 1 (2.44%) Technical Leader
9 1 (2.44%) Support Analyst
9 1 (2.44%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (68.29%) HTML
2 27 (65.85%) CSS
3 22 (53.66%) HTML5
4 19 (46.34%) CSS3
5 18 (43.90%) jQuery
6 16 (39.02%) XML
6 16 (39.02%) JSON
7 10 (24.39%) SOAP
8 9 (21.95%) RESTful
8 9 (21.95%) Ajax
8 9 (21.95%) Sass
9 8 (19.51%) Nutch
9 8 (19.51%) Symfony
10 7 (17.07%) CakePHP
10 7 (17.07%) AngularJS
10 7 (17.07%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 6 (14.63%) LAMP
12 5 (12.20%) Django
12 5 (12.20%) J2EE
12 5 (12.20%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.20%) Kindle
2 4 (9.76%) Computer Science
3 3 (7.32%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.44%) Clustering
4 1 (2.44%) Wiki
4 1 (2.44%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 16 (39.02%) Linux
2 8 (19.51%) Windows
3 4 (9.76%) FreeBSD
4 1 (2.44%) Mac OS X
4 1 (2.44%) Solaris
4 1 (2.44%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (75.61%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (46.34%) Software Engineering
3 18 (43.90%) MVC
4 13 (31.71%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (26.83%) TDD
5 11 (26.83%) OO
6 8 (19.51%) Web Development
6 8 (19.51%) OWASP
7 7 (17.07%) Responsive Web Design
7 7 (17.07%) Mobile First
8 4 (9.76%) OO PHP
8 4 (9.76%) UML
9 3 (7.32%) Data Management
9 3 (7.32%) TOGAF
9 3 (7.32%) Data Analysis
10 2 (4.88%) OOP
10 2 (4.88%) Open Source
10 2 (4.88%) Performance Tuning
10 2 (4.88%) Mentoring
10 2 (4.88%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 28 (68.29%) JavaScript
2 22 (53.66%) PHP
3 12 (29.27%) Python
3 12 (29.27%) Java
4 8 (19.51%) Go
5 7 (17.07%) C#
6 4 (9.76%) C++
6 4 (9.76%) Perl
6 4 (9.76%) SQL
7 2 (4.88%) PHP5
8 1 (2.44%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (9.76%) Degree
2 1 (2.44%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.44%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.20%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (2.44%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.44%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (2.44%) Oracle Clusterware
Systems Management
1 4 (9.76%) Puppet
2 1 (2.44%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.44%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (2.44%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (2.44%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 17 (41.46%) Zend
2 10 (24.39%) Oracle
3 8 (19.51%) Google
4 1 (2.44%) SAP
4 1 (2.44%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.44%) Apple