The first table below looks at the demand for PostgreSQL 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 PostgreSQL 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 Database & Business Intelligence category for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 167 202 147
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -55
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 36 14 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.68% 0.25% 1.00%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.02% 0.85% 2.90%
Number of salaries quoted 36 13 42
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% -19.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £30,000 £35,100
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £44,500 £79,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1781 1642 1691
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 33.84% 29.57% 34.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1513 1462 1483
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
PostgreSQL
England

PostgreSQL
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

PostgreSQL Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

PostgreSQL
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

PostgreSQL Salary Trend in the West Midlands

PostgreSQL
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PostgreSQL across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014.

PostgreSQL Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

PostgreSQL
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 PostgreSQL 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
Staffordshire 0 10 £28,750 -4.16%
Warwickshire +22 9 £40,000 -11.11%
Birmingham +6 8 £32,500 -23.52%
Coventry - 1 £35,000 - 1
PostgreSQL
England

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 49 (56.32%) JavaScript
2 43 (49.43%) SQL Server
3 39 (44.83%) Java
4 34 (39.08%) Linux
4 34 (39.08%) Unit Testing
5 33 (37.93%) Oracle
6 32 (36.78%) MySQL
6 32 (36.78%) Degree
6 32 (36.78%) Jenkins
7 30 (34.48%) Software Engineering
7 30 (34.48%) Selenium
8 28 (32.18%) MVC
8 28 (32.18%) Agile Software Development
8 28 (32.18%) TDD
9 27 (31.03%) SQL
10 26 (29.89%) OO
10 26 (29.89%) SQL Server 2005
11 25 (28.74%) SOAP
12 24 (27.59%) Maven
13 23 (26.44%) Apache Cassandra
13 23 (26.44%) Web Services
13 23 (26.44%) HTML
13 23 (26.44%) Python
14 22 (25.29%) CSS
15 21 (24.14%) PHP
16 20 (22.99%) JBoss
16 20 (22.99%) Cucumber
16 20 (22.99%) Spring
16 20 (22.99%) Ruby
17 19 (21.84%) Ajax

PostgreSQL
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 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 19 (21.84%) Tomcat
2 8 (9.20%) IIS
3 5 (5.75%) MS Exchange
3 5 (5.75%) Apache
4 4 (4.60%) nginx
4 4 (4.60%) Node.js
4 4 (4.60%) GlassFish
5 1 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.15%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.15%) MS Office
1 1 (1.15%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.05%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.30%) SaaS
3 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (10.34%) DHCP
2 7 (8.05%) DNS
3 6 (6.90%) LDAP
4 5 (5.75%) Firewall
4 5 (5.75%) VoIP
4 5 (5.75%) SAN
5 2 (2.30%) HTTP
5 2 (2.30%) VLAN
6 1 (1.15%) Modbus
6 1 (1.15%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (49.43%) SQL Server
2 32 (36.78%) MySQL
3 26 (29.89%) SQL Server 2005
4 23 (26.44%) Apache Cassandra
5 16 (18.39%) SQL Server 2008
5 16 (18.39%) JasperReports
6 14 (16.09%) Oracle Reports
7 13 (14.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 12 (13.79%) NoSQL
9 6 (6.90%) Relational Database
10 5 (5.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 5 (5.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 5 (5.75%) Data Mining
11 4 (4.60%) MongoDB
11 4 (4.60%) Data Mart
12 3 (3.45%) DB2
12 3 (3.45%) RDBMS
13 2 (2.30%) Big Data
14 1 (1.15%) QlikView
14 1 (1.15%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 32 (36.78%) Jenkins
2 30 (34.48%) Selenium
3 24 (27.59%) Maven
4 20 (22.99%) Cucumber
5 18 (20.69%) Hudson
6 16 (18.39%) Subversion
7 14 (16.09%) Eclipse
7 14 (16.09%) FitNesse
8 11 (12.64%) Git (software)
9 10 (11.49%) RSpec
9 10 (11.49%) JBehave
10 8 (9.20%) Talend Open Studio
11 7 (8.05%) PhoneGap
12 3 (3.45%) Grunt
13 2 (2.30%) Visual Studio
13 2 (2.30%) WATIR
14 1 (1.15%) ReSharper
14 1 (1.15%) Moq
14 1 (1.15%) TeamCity
14 1 (1.15%) NUnit
General
1 14 (16.09%) Games
2 6 (6.90%) Finance
3 4 (4.60%) Billing
4 2 (2.30%) Retail
5 1 (1.15%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 42 (48.28%) Developer
2 16 (18.39%) Software Engineer
3 14 (16.09%) Analyst
4 12 (13.79%) Programmer
4 12 (13.79%) .NET Developer
4 12 (13.79%) .NET Programmer
4 12 (13.79%) .NET Software Engineer
5 11 (12.64%) Agile .NET Developer
6 10 (11.49%) Java Developer
6 10 (11.49%) Test Engineer
7 9 (10.34%) ASP.NET Programmer
7 9 (10.34%) Java Team Leader
7 9 (10.34%) ASP.NET Developer
7 9 (10.34%) Team Leader
8 8 (9.20%) Senior Test Engineer
8 8 (9.20%) Senior Test Analyst
8 8 (9.20%) Senior Analyst
8 8 (9.20%) Test Analyst
8 8 (9.20%) Ruby on Rails Developer
8 8 (9.20%) Agile Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (28.74%) SOAP
2 23 (26.44%) Web Services
2 23 (26.44%) HTML
3 22 (25.29%) CSS
4 20 (22.99%) Spring
5 19 (21.84%) Ajax
6 18 (20.69%) Hibernate
7 17 (19.54%) JMS
7 17 (19.54%) J2EE
8 15 (17.24%) REST
8 15 (17.24%) .NET
9 14 (16.09%) JMX
9 14 (16.09%) ActiveMQ
9 14 (16.09%) Spring MVC
10 13 (14.94%) ASP.NET
11 10 (11.49%) AngularJS
12 9 (10.34%) Ruby on Rails
13 8 (9.20%) Django
14 7 (8.05%) Ember.js
14 7 (8.05%) Apache Cordova
Miscellaneous
1 12 (13.79%) Mathematics
2 11 (12.64%) Open Source
3 7 (8.05%) Replication
4 5 (5.75%) Artificial Intelligence
5 1 (1.15%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.15%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.15%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.15%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 34 (39.08%) Linux
2 13 (14.94%) Windows
3 11 (12.64%) Ubuntu
3 11 (12.64%) Debian
4 5 (5.75%) SUSE
5 4 (4.60%) UNIX
6 3 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (3.45%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (39.08%) Unit Testing
2 30 (34.48%) Software Engineering
3 28 (32.18%) MVC
3 28 (32.18%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (32.18%) TDD
4 26 (29.89%) OO
5 14 (16.09%) Multithreading
6 11 (12.64%) System Testing
6 11 (12.64%) OOP
7 10 (11.49%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (8.05%) SOA
9 6 (6.90%) Performance Tuning
9 6 (6.90%) Software Deployment
10 5 (5.75%) Data Protection
10 5 (5.75%) Customer Engagement
10 5 (5.75%) Disaster Recovery
10 5 (5.75%) Business Continuity
10 5 (5.75%) CRM
10 5 (5.75%) Business Intelligence
11 4 (4.60%) Database Tuning
Programming Languages
1 49 (56.32%) JavaScript
2 39 (44.83%) Java
3 27 (31.03%) SQL
4 23 (26.44%) Python
5 21 (24.14%) PHP
6 20 (22.99%) Ruby
7 17 (19.54%) C#
8 7 (8.05%) CoffeeScript
8 7 (8.05%) RubyMotion
9 6 (6.90%) PowerShell
10 5 (5.75%) Groovy
10 5 (5.75%) T-SQL
11 4 (4.60%) PL/SQL
11 4 (4.60%) Bash Shell
12 3 (3.45%) C++
12 3 (3.45%) Delphi
12 3 (3.45%) VBA
13 2 (2.30%) ActionScript
13 2 (2.30%) Perl
14 1 (1.15%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 32 (36.78%) Degree
2 5 (5.75%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (5.75%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (5.75%) CCNA
2 5 (5.75%) MCSE
2 5 (5.75%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.15%) QA
1 1 (1.15%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (9.20%) Active Directory
2 5 (5.75%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (8.05%) Puppet
1 7 (8.05%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (6.90%) WSUS
Vendors
1 33 (37.93%) Oracle
2 20 (22.99%) JBoss
3 9 (10.34%) Microsoft
4 8 (9.20%) Talend
5 7 (8.05%) Facebook
5 7 (8.05%) Twitter
6 5 (5.75%) Zend
6 5 (5.75%) WatchGuard
6 5 (5.75%) Acronis
6 5 (5.75%) IBM
6 5 (5.75%) VMware
6 5 (5.75%) Dell
7 4 (4.60%) Tableau
8 1 (1.15%) Google
8 1 (1.15%) Panasonic
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
ISL
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Connect
Salary: Depending on experience
Posted: 18 days ago