The first table below looks at the demand for PostGIS skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PostGIS over the 3 months to 22 July 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 Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PostGIS
Rank 202 214 194
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -20
Permanent jobs citing PostGIS 1 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.019% 0.036% 0.020%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.051% 0.097% 0.050%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Average salary £28,000 £31,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.67% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £32,203 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+55.26% -14.12%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1975 2054 1991
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 37.53% 36.99% 40.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1680 1828 1757
Average salary £37,000 £35,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.22% -2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
PostGIS
England

PostGIS
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PostGIS across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

PostGIS Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

PostGIS
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

PostGIS Salary Trend in the West Midlands

PostGIS
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PostGIS within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014. 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
Birmingham +5 1 £28,000 -9.67%
PostGIS
England

PostGIS
Top 19 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing PostGIS 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 PostGIS.

1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
1 2 (100.00%) JasperReports
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Hudson
2 1 (50.00%) J2EE
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle

PostGIS
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing PostGIS 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 PostGIS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (100.00%) JasperReports
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) Hudson
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Systems Support
1 2 (100.00%) Systems Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) J2EE
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle