The table below looks at the statistics 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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 172 162 176
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +14
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 54 42 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.94% 0.80% 0.46%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.81% 2.72% 1.31%
Number of salaries quoted 54 42 21
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,200 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-7.05% +13.33%
PostgreSQL
England

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 West Midlands region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1925 1545 1676
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 33.55% 29.61% 35.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1640 1363 1470
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 21 October 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 21 October 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
Warwickshire +9 25 £40,000 -11.11%
Coventry - 22 £35,000 - 2
Birmingham -29 3 £38,750 -13.88% 1
Staffordshire -15 2 £32,500 -
Worcestershire - 2 £34,250 -
PostgreSQL
England

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 53 (57.61%) Oracle
2 49 (53.26%) Java
2 49 (53.26%) Linux
3 46 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 42 (45.65%) SQL
5 39 (42.39%) Software Engineering
6 33 (35.87%) HTML
7 32 (34.78%) Python
8 30 (32.61%) J2EE
8 30 (32.61%) Agile Software Development
9 28 (30.43%) RESTful
10 27 (29.35%) DB2
11 26 (28.26%) JavaScript
11 26 (28.26%) Apache
12 23 (25.00%) Web Services
12 23 (25.00%) MySQL
13 22 (23.91%) Apache Cassandra
13 22 (23.91%) Big Data
14 21 (22.83%) REST
14 21 (22.83%) Perl
14 21 (22.83%) XHTML
15 20 (21.74%) MVC
16 19 (20.65%) PHP
16 19 (20.65%) SQL Server 2005
16 19 (20.65%) Degree
17 17 (18.48%) Jenkins
17 17 (18.48%) Performance Tuning
18 16 (17.39%) PL/SQL
18 16 (17.39%) T-SQL
18 16 (17.39%) OO

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 26 (28.26%) Apache
2 14 (15.22%) JBoss
2 14 (15.22%) Tomcat
3 9 (9.78%) IIS
4 6 (6.52%) nginx
4 6 (6.52%) Node.js
5 5 (5.43%) GlassFish
6 2 (2.17%) MS Exchange
7 1 (1.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (13.04%) LDAP
1 12 (13.04%) HTTP
2 8 (8.70%) DHCP
2 8 (8.70%) DNS
3 3 (3.26%) Firewall
3 3 (3.26%) VLAN
4 2 (2.17%) VoIP
4 2 (2.17%) SAN
5 1 (1.09%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.09%) WLAN
5 1 (1.09%) SMTP
5 1 (1.09%) Wireless
5 1 (1.09%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (1.09%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (1.09%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 27 (29.35%) DB2
3 23 (25.00%) MySQL
4 22 (23.91%) Apache Cassandra
4 22 (23.91%) Big Data
5 19 (20.65%) SQL Server 2005
6 15 (16.30%) Data Mart
7 14 (15.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 12 (13.04%) QlikView
9 11 (11.96%) SQL Server 2008
10 10 (10.87%) JasperReports
11 9 (9.78%) Oracle Reports
12 8 (8.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 8 (8.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 8 (8.70%) NoSQL
13 3 (3.26%) RDBMS
13 3 (3.26%) Relational Database
14 2 (2.17%) MongoDB
14 2 (2.17%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 17 (18.48%) Jenkins
2 13 (14.13%) Selenium
3 12 (13.04%) Subversion
4 10 (10.87%) Hudson
5 9 (9.78%) Maven
5 9 (9.78%) Eclipse
5 9 (9.78%) FitNesse
6 6 (6.52%) Talend Open Studio
7 4 (4.35%) Cucumber
7 4 (4.35%) RSpec
8 3 (3.26%) Visual Studio
8 3 (3.26%) Grunt
8 3 (3.26%) WATIR
8 3 (3.26%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (8.70%) Games
1 8 (8.70%) Finance
2 7 (7.61%) Billing
3 1 (1.09%) Automotive
3 1 (1.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 33 (35.87%) Software Engineer
2 29 (31.52%) Developer
3 22 (23.91%) Java Software Engineer
4 10 (10.87%) Administrator
4 10 (10.87%) Systems Administrator
5 9 (9.78%) Analyst
6 8 (8.70%) Agile .NET Developer
6 8 (8.70%) .NET Programmer
6 8 (8.70%) .NET Software Engineer
6 8 (8.70%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 8 (8.70%) SQL Server BI Developer
6 8 (8.70%) Data Analyst
6 8 (8.70%) .NET Developer
6 8 (8.70%) SQL Developer
6 8 (8.70%) SQL Server Developer
6 8 (8.70%) Programmer
6 8 (8.70%) Business Developer
7 7 (7.61%) Systems Engineer
7 7 (7.61%) Server Analyst
7 7 (7.61%) SQL Server Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (35.87%) HTML
2 30 (32.61%) J2EE
3 28 (30.43%) RESTful
4 23 (25.00%) Web Services
5 21 (22.83%) REST
5 21 (22.83%) XHTML
6 13 (14.13%) Spring
7 12 (13.04%) Ajax
7 12 (13.04%) JMS
7 12 (13.04%) .NET
7 12 (13.04%) CSS
8 10 (10.87%) Hibernate
9 9 (9.78%) JMX
9 9 (9.78%) ActiveMQ
9 9 (9.78%) SOAP
9 9 (9.78%) ASP.NET
9 9 (9.78%) Spring MVC
10 7 (7.61%) CSS3
10 7 (7.61%) jQuery
11 5 (5.43%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.43%) Replication
2 4 (4.35%) Open Source
3 3 (3.26%) Client/Server
3 3 (3.26%) N-Tier
4 2 (2.17%) Artificial Intelligence
5 1 (1.09%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.09%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 49 (53.26%) Linux
2 13 (14.13%) Windows
3 9 (9.78%) Debian
3 9 (9.78%) Ubuntu
4 6 (6.52%) UNIX
5 3 (3.26%) Mac OS X
5 3 (3.26%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (2.17%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (42.39%) Software Engineering
2 30 (32.61%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (21.74%) MVC
4 17 (18.48%) Performance Tuning
5 16 (17.39%) OO
5 16 (17.39%) Business Intelligence
6 15 (16.30%) Database Tuning
7 13 (14.13%) Unit Testing
8 10 (10.87%) TDD
9 9 (9.78%) Multithreading
10 8 (8.70%) CRM
11 6 (6.52%) User Acceptance Testing
12 4 (4.35%) Customer Engagement
12 4 (4.35%) Software Deployment
12 4 (4.35%) Data Analysis
12 4 (4.35%) OOP
12 4 (4.35%) SOA
13 3 (3.26%) Network Load Balancing
13 3 (3.26%) Dependency Injection
14 2 (2.17%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 49 (53.26%) Java
2 42 (45.65%) SQL
3 32 (34.78%) Python
4 26 (28.26%) JavaScript
5 21 (22.83%) Perl
6 19 (20.65%) PHP
7 16 (17.39%) PL/SQL
7 16 (17.39%) T-SQL
8 14 (15.22%) C#
9 13 (14.13%) Bash Shell
10 4 (4.35%) Groovy
10 4 (4.35%) PowerShell
11 3 (3.26%) Delphi
11 3 (3.26%) VBA
Qualifications
1 19 (20.65%) Degree
2 2 (2.17%) MCSE
2 2 (2.17%) MCSA
2 2 (2.17%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (2.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (2.17%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.09%) SLA
1 1 (1.09%) QA
System Software
1 7 (7.61%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.17%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.09%) Postfix
3 1 (1.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (7.61%) Puppet
2 4 (4.35%) WSUS
Vendors
1 53 (57.61%) Oracle
2 15 (16.30%) Tableau
3 7 (7.61%) Microsoft
4 6 (6.52%) Talend
5 4 (4.35%) Zend
6 3 (3.26%) VMware
7 2 (2.17%) WatchGuard
7 2 (2.17%) Acronis
7 2 (2.17%) IBM
7 2 (2.17%) Dell
8 1 (1.09%) Citrix
8 1 (1.09%) Cisco
8 1 (1.09%) CheckPoint
West Midlands
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits package / Pension
Posted: 9 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
ISL
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum plus team bonus !
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
ISL
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
West Midlands
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago