The first table below looks at the demand for PostgreSQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Swansea region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PostgreSQL over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Swansea region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 25 17 17
Rank change year-on-year
-8 0
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 6 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 5.08% 7.35% 5.26%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 11.54% 25.00% 17.39%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 4
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +29.62%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+10.38% +2.66%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Swansea
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
52 20 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 44.07% 29.41% 30.26%
Number of salaries quoted 52 18 22
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% +29.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,200 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
PostgreSQL
West Wales

PostgreSQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Swansea

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

PostgreSQL Jobs Demand Trend in Swansea

PostgreSQL
Salary Trend in Swansea

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

PostgreSQL Salary Trend in Swansea

PostgreSQL
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Swansea

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Swansea 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 10 (100.00%) C#
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
1 10 (100.00%) MySQL
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 10 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 10 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 10 (100.00%) Web Services
1 10 (100.00%) OO
1 10 (100.00%) WinForms

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in Swansea by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Swansea 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (100.00%) MySQL
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (100.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
1 10 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 10 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 10 (100.00%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
1 10 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 10 (100.00%) Web Services
1 10 (100.00%) WinForms
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) C#