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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PostgreSQL over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 181 189 178
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -11
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 54 28 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.93% 0.53% 1.03%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.51% 1.78% 3.00%
Number of salaries quoted 37 28 57
Median salary £40,000 £52,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-23.80% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £40,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £80,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £43,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.46% +7.50%
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
1537 1574 1902
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 26.44% 29.59% 34.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1291 1384 1577
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

PostgreSQL
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing PostgreSQL as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 27 September 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PostgreSQL within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warwickshire -1 22 £45,000 -14.28% 1
Birmingham - 10 £42,500 - 2
Coventry -2 7 £40,000 -
Worcestershire - 7 £31,500 - 1
Staffordshire - 5 £37,500 -
Wolverhampton - 1 £23,000 -
Shropshire - 1 £45,000 - 1
PostgreSQL
England

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, IT jobs citing PostgreSQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for PostgreSQL.

1 92 (77.97%) SQL
2 84 (71.19%) Java
3 78 (66.10%) Degree
4 67 (56.78%) MySQL
5 64 (54.24%) Agile Software Development
6 63 (53.39%) Oracle
7 62 (52.54%) RESTful
8 60 (50.85%) Software Engineering
9 59 (50.00%) Python
9 59 (50.00%) Scrum
10 55 (46.61%) Continuous Integration
11 54 (45.76%) Apache Cassandra
12 50 (42.37%) Unit Testing
13 49 (41.53%) SOA
14 47 (39.83%) Hibernate
14 47 (39.83%) Spring
15 46 (38.98%) Jenkins
16 45 (38.14%) JUnit
16 45 (38.14%) JavaScript
17 44 (37.29%) JBehave
18 42 (35.59%) JBoss
18 42 (35.59%) TDD
19 40 (33.90%) JMS
19 40 (33.90%) Hadoop
19 40 (33.90%) Dependency Injection
19 40 (33.90%) Hudson
19 40 (33.90%) JAX-RS
19 40 (33.90%) Big Data
19 40 (33.90%) Functional Testing
19 40 (33.90%) GlassFish

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 42 (35.59%) JBoss
2 40 (33.90%) Apache Spark
2 40 (33.90%) GlassFish
2 40 (33.90%) WildFly
3 23 (19.49%) Apache
4 15 (12.71%) Apache Pig
5 5 (4.24%) nginx
6 4 (3.39%) Elasticsearch
6 4 (3.39%) Tornado
7 3 (2.54%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (2.54%) MindAlign
7 3 (2.54%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.85%) GeoServer
8 1 (0.85%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (2.54%) MS Office
2 1 (0.85%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.54%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.39%) HTTP
1 4 (3.39%) HTTPS
1 4 (3.39%) Internet
1 4 (3.39%) TCP/IP
2 3 (2.54%) IMAP
2 3 (2.54%) LDAP
2 3 (2.54%) OpenLDAP
2 3 (2.54%) S/MIME
2 3 (2.54%) SMTP
2 3 (2.54%) SSL
3 2 (1.69%) Firewall
4 1 (0.85%) DNS
4 1 (0.85%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (56.78%) MySQL
2 54 (45.76%) Apache Cassandra
3 40 (33.90%) Big Data
3 40 (33.90%) Hadoop
4 39 (33.05%) MongoDB
5 31 (26.27%) NoSQL
6 21 (17.80%) SQL Server
7 15 (12.71%) Apache Hive
7 15 (12.71%) HBase
7 15 (12.71%) Impala
7 15 (12.71%) Sqoop
8 12 (10.17%) Relational Database
9 8 (6.78%) Redis
9 8 (6.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 7 (5.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 5 (4.24%) Data Mining
12 3 (2.54%) QGIS
13 1 (0.85%) Cognos Query Studio
13 1 (0.85%) GIS
13 1 (0.85%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 46 (38.98%) Jenkins
2 45 (38.14%) JUnit
3 44 (37.29%) JBehave
4 40 (33.90%) Hudson
5 24 (20.34%) Selenium
6 21 (17.80%) Git (software)
7 19 (16.10%) Cucumber
8 12 (10.17%) RSpec
8 12 (10.17%) WATIR
9 6 (5.08%) PHPUnit
9 6 (5.08%) Vagrant
10 5 (4.24%) Karma Test Runner
10 5 (4.24%) Visual Studio
11 4 (3.39%) CruiseControl
11 4 (3.39%) Subversion
12 3 (2.54%) JSUnit
12 3 (2.54%) Mocha
12 3 (2.54%) PhpStorm
13 2 (1.69%) Mercurial
13 2 (1.69%) Moq
General
1 29 (24.58%) Retail
2 15 (12.71%) Billing
3 10 (8.47%) Finance
4 9 (7.63%) Local Government
5 5 (4.24%) Back Office
5 5 (4.24%) Marketing
6 3 (2.54%) Banking
6 3 (2.54%) Investment Banking
6 3 (2.54%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.85%) Advertising
7 1 (0.85%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 76 (64.41%) Developer
2 51 (43.22%) Java Developer
3 32 (27.12%) Senior Developer
4 30 (25.42%) Senior Java Developer
5 17 (14.41%) Software Developer
6 16 (13.56%) Lead Developer
7 15 (12.71%) Administrator
7 15 (12.71%) Hadoop Administrator
7 15 (12.71%) Lead Java Developer
8 11 (9.32%) Applications Engineer
9 9 (7.63%) Software Engineer
10 7 (5.93%) Java Software Developer
10 7 (5.93%) Web Developer
11 6 (5.08%) J2EE Developer
11 6 (5.08%) Java/J2EE Developer
11 6 (5.08%) Python Developer
12 5 (4.24%) PHP Developer
12 5 (4.24%) Senior Java Software Developer
12 5 (4.24%) Senior Software Developer
12 5 (4.24%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (52.54%) RESTful
2 47 (39.83%) Hibernate
2 47 (39.83%) Spring
3 40 (33.90%) HornetQ
3 40 (33.90%) Java EE
3 40 (33.90%) JAX-RS
3 40 (33.90%) JMS
4 37 (31.36%) HTML
4 37 (31.36%) JPA
4 37 (31.36%) RESTEasy
5 24 (20.34%) CSS
6 23 (19.49%) LAPP Stack
7 15 (12.71%) .NET
8 14 (11.86%) Django
8 14 (11.86%) Node.js
9 12 (10.17%) jQuery
10 10 (8.47%) Web Services
11 9 (7.63%) AngularJS
12 7 (5.93%) J2EE
13 6 (5.08%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 40 (33.90%) Mathematics
2 30 (25.42%) Artificial Intelligence
2 30 (25.42%) Mobile App
3 19 (16.10%) Smart Meter
4 12 (10.17%) Computer Science
5 7 (5.93%) LLPG
6 5 (4.24%) User Experience
7 4 (3.39%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (2.54%) Management Information System
8 3 (2.54%) PKI
9 1 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.85%) Internet of Things
9 1 (0.85%) iPad
9 1 (0.85%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 34 (28.81%) Linux
2 27 (22.88%) Android
2 27 (22.88%) Apple iOS
3 14 (11.86%) Unix
4 11 (9.32%) Windows
5 3 (2.54%) CentOS
5 3 (2.54%) Solaris
5 3 (2.54%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (54.24%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (50.85%) Software Engineering
3 59 (50.00%) Scrum
4 55 (46.61%) Continuous Integration
5 50 (42.37%) Unit Testing
6 49 (41.53%) SOA
7 42 (35.59%) TDD
8 40 (33.90%) Dependency Injection
8 40 (33.90%) Functional Testing
9 29 (24.58%) Software Delivery
10 27 (22.88%) Analytics
11 26 (22.03%) Kanban
11 26 (22.03%) Mentoring
11 26 (22.03%) Open Source
12 25 (21.19%) DSDM
12 25 (21.19%) Predictive Analytics
13 18 (15.25%) Coaching
14 17 (14.41%) Automated Testing
15 16 (13.56%) Business Intelligence
15 16 (13.56%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 92 (77.97%) SQL
2 84 (71.19%) Java
3 59 (50.00%) Python
4 45 (38.14%) JavaScript
5 25 (21.19%) Clojure
5 25 (21.19%) Scala
6 21 (17.80%) PHP
7 20 (16.95%) Shell Script
8 18 (15.25%) Ruby
9 10 (8.47%) VB
9 10 (8.47%) VB.NET
10 9 (7.63%) PowerShell
11 8 (6.78%) Go
12 7 (5.93%) C
13 6 (5.08%) Bash Shell
14 5 (4.24%) C#
14 5 (4.24%) C++
14 5 (4.24%) ES6
15 4 (3.39%) Perl
16 1 (0.85%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 78 (66.10%) Degree
2 6 (5.08%) Sun Certification
3 4 (3.39%) ISTQB
3 4 (3.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.85%) DICOM
1 1 (0.85%) HL7
1 1 (0.85%) QA
System Software
1 22 (18.64%) Docker
2 15 (12.71%) Apache Flume
2 15 (12.71%) HDFS
3 3 (2.54%) Sendmail
4 1 (0.85%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 16 (13.56%) Puppet
2 15 (12.71%) Hadoop YARN
2 15 (12.71%) Oozie
3 6 (5.08%) Ansible
4 1 (0.85%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 63 (53.39%) Oracle
2 25 (21.19%) Facebook
2 25 (21.19%) Twitter
3 16 (13.56%) Microsoft
4 15 (12.71%) Cloudera
4 15 (12.71%) Hortonworks
4 15 (12.71%) MapR
5 6 (5.08%) Sun
6 5 (4.24%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (2.54%) Mapinfo
7 3 (2.54%) Proofpoint
8 2 (1.69%) Google
8 2 (1.69%) New Relic
9 1 (0.85%) Cognos
9 1 (0.85%) HP
9 1 (0.85%) IBM
9 1 (0.85%) Informatica
9 1 (0.85%) Kaspersky
9 1 (0.85%) WatchGuard
9 1 (0.85%) Zend
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