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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 182 154 179
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +25
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 33 53 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.61% 1.07% 0.44%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.80% 3.14% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 32 52 21
Average salary £39,375 £43,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +6.41%
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
1829 1688 1817
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 33.58% 34.03% 38.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1644 1455 1632
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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
Coventry - 13 £40,000 - 2
Warwickshire -17 11 £40,000 -5.88%
Birmingham -17 6 £34,375 -31.25%
Worcestershire - 2 £38,625 -
PostgreSQL
England

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 55 (62.50%) Java
2 52 (59.09%) Linux
3 51 (57.95%) SQL
4 48 (54.55%) Software Engineering
5 47 (53.41%) Oracle
6 41 (46.59%) HTML
7 40 (45.45%) Python
8 35 (39.77%) SQL Server
9 34 (38.64%) J2EE
10 31 (35.23%) Perl
10 31 (35.23%) RESTful
10 31 (35.23%) REST
11 30 (34.09%) Apache
11 30 (34.09%) DB2
12 27 (30.68%) Agile Software Development
13 25 (28.41%) Big Data
14 24 (27.27%) Web Services
14 24 (27.27%) XHTML
15 22 (25.00%) MySQL
16 21 (23.86%) JavaScript
17 20 (22.73%) PHP
18 19 (21.59%) Tomcat
19 17 (19.32%) CSS
19 17 (19.32%) Performance Tuning
20 14 (15.91%) MVC
20 14 (15.91%) Degree
20 14 (15.91%) PL/SQL
21 13 (14.77%) T-SQL
21 13 (14.77%) Bash Shell
21 13 (14.77%) HTTP

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 30 (34.09%) Apache
2 19 (21.59%) Tomcat
3 11 (12.50%) GlassFish
4 7 (7.95%) nginx
4 7 (7.95%) Node.js
4 7 (7.95%) JBoss
5 5 (5.68%) IIS
6 1 (1.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (9.09%) SaaS
2 5 (5.68%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (14.77%) HTTP
2 8 (9.09%) LDAP
3 5 (5.68%) DNS
3 5 (5.68%) DHCP
4 1 (1.14%) Firewall
4 1 (1.14%) Wireless
4 1 (1.14%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (1.14%) VLAN
4 1 (1.14%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (1.14%) Network Security
4 1 (1.14%) WLAN
4 1 (1.14%) SMTP
4 1 (1.14%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (39.77%) SQL Server
2 30 (34.09%) DB2
3 25 (28.41%) Big Data
4 22 (25.00%) MySQL
5 13 (14.77%) QlikView
6 12 (13.64%) Apache Cassandra
6 12 (13.64%) Data Mart
7 9 (10.23%) SQL Server 2005
7 9 (10.23%) Relational Database
8 8 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 8 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 7 (7.95%) RDBMS
10 5 (5.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 5 (5.68%) SQL Server 2008
11 3 (3.41%) Oracle Reports
11 3 (3.41%) JasperReports
12 1 (1.14%) SQLite
12 1 (1.14%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (11.36%) Maven
1 10 (11.36%) Jenkins
2 9 (10.23%) Hudson
2 9 (10.23%) Subversion
3 7 (7.95%) JUnit
4 6 (6.82%) Selenium
5 5 (5.68%) Eclipse
6 4 (4.55%) Visual Studio
7 3 (3.41%) FitNesse
7 3 (3.41%) Git (software)
7 3 (3.41%) RSpec
7 3 (3.41%) Cucumber
7 3 (3.41%) Grunt
8 2 (2.27%) JIRA
8 2 (2.27%) WATIR
General
1 7 (7.95%) Billing
2 5 (5.68%) Finance
3 2 (2.27%) Games
3 2 (2.27%) Marketing
4 1 (1.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 41 (46.59%) Software Engineer
2 27 (30.68%) Java Software Engineer
3 26 (29.55%) Developer
4 8 (9.09%) Business Developer
4 8 (9.09%) Senior Software Engineer
4 8 (9.09%) SQL Developer
4 8 (9.09%) SQL Server Developer
4 8 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 8 (9.09%) SQL Server BI Developer
5 7 (7.95%) Systems Administrator
5 7 (7.95%) Systems Engineer
5 7 (7.95%) Administrator
5 7 (7.95%) Analyst
6 6 (6.82%) Technical Engineer
7 5 (5.68%) Programmer
7 5 (5.68%) Data Analyst
7 5 (5.68%) Java Developer
7 5 (5.68%) .NET Developer
7 5 (5.68%) Agile .NET Developer
7 5 (5.68%) .NET Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (46.59%) HTML
2 34 (38.64%) J2EE
3 31 (35.23%) RESTful
3 31 (35.23%) REST
4 24 (27.27%) Web Services
4 24 (27.27%) XHTML
5 17 (19.32%) CSS
6 12 (13.64%) jQuery
7 11 (12.50%) HTML5
8 10 (11.36%) CSS3
8 10 (11.36%) JMS
9 9 (10.23%) .NET
10 8 (9.09%) Java EE
11 7 (7.95%) EJB
11 7 (7.95%) Spring
12 6 (6.82%) Ajax
13 5 (5.68%) LAMP
13 5 (5.68%) Hibernate
13 5 (5.68%) ASP.NET
13 5 (5.68%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.95%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (4.55%) Client/Server
2 4 (4.55%) N-Tier
2 4 (4.55%) Open Source
3 1 (1.14%) Replication
3 1 (1.14%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 52 (59.09%) Linux
2 13 (14.77%) UNIX
3 8 (9.09%) Windows
4 3 (3.41%) Mac OS X
4 3 (3.41%) Debian
4 3 (3.41%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.14%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (54.55%) Software Engineering
2 27 (30.68%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (19.32%) Performance Tuning
4 14 (15.91%) MVC
5 13 (14.77%) Business Intelligence
6 12 (13.64%) OO
6 12 (13.64%) Database Tuning
7 8 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (9.09%) Mentoring
8 7 (7.95%) Scrum
8 7 (7.95%) Kanban
8 7 (7.95%) User Acceptance Testing
8 7 (7.95%) Unit Testing
9 6 (6.82%) TDD
10 5 (5.68%) Refactoring
10 5 (5.68%) CRM
11 4 (4.55%) Network Load Balancing
12 3 (3.41%) OOP
12 3 (3.41%) SOA
12 3 (3.41%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 55 (62.50%) Java
2 51 (57.95%) SQL
3 40 (45.45%) Python
4 31 (35.23%) Perl
5 21 (23.86%) JavaScript
6 20 (22.73%) PHP
7 14 (15.91%) PL/SQL
8 13 (14.77%) T-SQL
8 13 (14.77%) Bash Shell
9 12 (13.64%) C#
10 7 (7.95%) Shell Script
10 7 (7.95%) Ruby
11 3 (3.41%) Groovy
11 3 (3.41%) Delphi
11 3 (3.41%) VBA
12 1 (1.14%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 14 (15.91%) Degree
2 2 (2.27%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.14%) SLA
1 1 (1.14%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.14%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.14%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.14%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 12 (13.64%) Puppet
2 5 (5.68%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (5.68%) Nagios
2 5 (5.68%) OpenNMS
Vendors
1 47 (53.41%) Oracle
2 12 (13.64%) Tableau
3 7 (7.95%) Microsoft
4 3 (3.41%) Zend
5 2 (2.27%) Sybase
6 1 (1.14%) Cisco
6 1 (1.14%) Twitter
6 1 (1.14%) Citrix
6 1 (1.14%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.14%) VMware
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Reed Professional Services
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
ISL
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago