The table below looks at the statistics for PostgreSQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PostgreSQL over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 99 102 101
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -1
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 3 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.22% 0.14% 0.41%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.75% 0.48% 1.52%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 5
Average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
PostgreSQL
UK

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 Wales region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
400 419 328
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 29.87% 30.23% 26.91%
Number of salaries quoted 348 359 280
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

PostgreSQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

PostgreSQL Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

PostgreSQL
Salary Trend in Wales

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

PostgreSQL Salary Trend in Wales

PostgreSQL
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PostgreSQL within the Wales region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016. 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
South Wales +6 3 £40,000 +1.91% 1
PostgreSQL
UK

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Wales 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 11 (73.33%) Linux
2 10 (66.67%) Apache
3 9 (60.00%) MySQL
4 8 (53.33%) Oracle
5 7 (46.67%) HTML
5 7 (46.67%) JavaScript
6 6 (40.00%) Java
6 6 (40.00%) CSS
6 6 (40.00%) Nagios
6 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (40.00%) Munin
6 6 (40.00%) OpenLDAP
6 6 (40.00%) Puppet
6 6 (40.00%) Dovecot
6 6 (40.00%) OpenVPN
6 6 (40.00%) QEMU
6 6 (40.00%) KVM
6 6 (40.00%) Pacemaker
7 5 (33.33%) Jenkins
7 5 (33.33%) RESTful
7 5 (33.33%) TDD
7 5 (33.33%) Spring
7 5 (33.33%) Hibernate
7 5 (33.33%) Unix
7 5 (33.33%) SOA
7 5 (33.33%) J2EE
8 4 (26.67%) Perl
8 4 (26.67%) Ant
8 4 (26.67%) Eclipse
8 4 (26.67%) IntelliJ

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Wales 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 10 (66.67%) Apache
2 4 (26.67%) Tomcat
3 1 (6.67%) Apache Solr
3 1 (6.67%) Confluence
3 1 (6.67%) JBoss
3 1 (6.67%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (40.00%) OpenLDAP
1 6 (40.00%) OpenVPN
2 2 (13.33%) Internet
3 1 (6.67%) HTTP
3 1 (6.67%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (60.00%) MySQL
2 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (13.33%) Relational Database
3 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 4 (26.67%) Ant
2 4 (26.67%) Eclipse
2 4 (26.67%) Gradle
2 4 (26.67%) IntelliJ
2 4 (26.67%) Maven
2 4 (26.67%) Subversion
3 3 (20.00%) Git (software)
4 2 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (6.67%) Cucumber
5 1 (6.67%) FishEye
5 1 (6.67%) Hudson
5 1 (6.67%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Consultant
1 6 (40.00%) Linux Consultant
2 4 (26.67%) Developer
2 4 (26.67%) Java Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Senior Java Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Java Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Web Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Applications Developer
4 1 (6.67%) HTML CSS Developer
4 1 (6.67%) HTML Developer
4 1 (6.67%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (6.67%) MySQL Developer
4 1 (6.67%) PHP Developer
4 1 (6.67%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 1 (6.67%) PHP Web Developer
4 1 (6.67%) PostgreSQL Developer
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Developer
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Leader
4 1 (6.67%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (46.67%) HTML
2 6 (40.00%) CSS
3 5 (33.33%) Hibernate
3 5 (33.33%) J2EE
3 5 (33.33%) RESTful
3 5 (33.33%) Spring
4 4 (26.67%) Ext JS
4 4 (26.67%) LAPP Stack
4 4 (26.67%) Spring Security
4 4 (26.67%) Velocity
5 1 (6.67%) Ajax
5 1 (6.67%) JDBC
5 1 (6.67%) jQuery
5 1 (6.67%) JSP
5 1 (6.67%) Middleware
5 1 (6.67%) PostGIS
5 1 (6.67%) Servlets
5 1 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Inversion of Control
1 1 (6.67%) Mathematics
1 1 (6.67%) Statistics
1 1 (6.67%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 11 (73.33%) Linux
2 5 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (33.33%) SOA
2 5 (33.33%) TDD
3 4 (26.67%) Scrum
4 2 (13.33%) OO
4 2 (13.33%) Process Management
5 1 (6.67%) Change Management
5 1 (6.67%) Data Visualisation
5 1 (6.67%) Multithreading
5 1 (6.67%) MVC
5 1 (6.67%) OOP
5 1 (6.67%) Performance Analysis
5 1 (6.67%) Project Management
5 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
5 1 (6.67%) UML
5 1 (6.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) JavaScript
2 6 (40.00%) Java
3 4 (26.67%) Bash Shell
3 4 (26.67%) Perl
3 4 (26.67%) Python
4 3 (20.00%) SQL
5 2 (13.33%) PHP
6 1 (6.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) QA
System Software
1 6 (40.00%) Dovecot
1 6 (40.00%) KVM
1 6 (40.00%) QEMU
2 4 (26.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (40.00%) Munin
1 6 (40.00%) Nagios
1 6 (40.00%) Pacemaker
1 6 (40.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) Oracle
2 1 (6.67%) Atlassian
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
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