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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 163 155 142
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -13
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 50 42 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.96% 0.92% 1.30%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.84% 2.99% 3.86%
Number of salaries quoted 50 35 62
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,400 £28,543 £26,600
10% offered a salary of more than £50,750 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +10.38%
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
1759 1406 1657
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 33.85% 30.94% 33.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1546 1191 1447
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
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 31 March 2015.

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 31 March 2015. 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 +8 38 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Coventry - 10 £40,000 - 1
Birmingham -21 1 £30,000 -33.33% 1
PostgreSQL
England

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 56 (70.89%) SQL
2 43 (54.43%) Java
3 32 (40.51%) Linux
4 31 (39.24%) Tomcat
5 30 (37.97%) Agile Software Development
6 29 (36.71%) SQL Server
7 28 (35.44%) GlassFish
7 28 (35.44%) REST
8 27 (34.18%) Software Engineering
9 25 (31.65%) Continuous Integration
10 24 (30.38%) MySQL
11 23 (29.11%) Python
12 22 (27.85%) PL/SQL
12 22 (27.85%) Billing
12 22 (27.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 22 (27.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 22 (27.85%) Java EE
13 21 (26.58%) J2EE
13 21 (26.58%) Perl
14 20 (25.32%) Oracle
14 20 (25.32%) T-SQL
14 20 (25.32%) Business Intelligence
14 20 (25.32%) QlikView
14 20 (25.32%) Tableau
15 19 (24.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 19 (24.05%) Relational Database
16 18 (22.78%) Performance Tuning
16 18 (22.78%) HTML
17 17 (21.52%) UNIX
17 17 (21.52%) RDBMS

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 31 (39.24%) Tomcat
2 28 (35.44%) GlassFish
3 14 (17.72%) Apache
4 12 (15.19%) JBoss
5 2 (2.53%) IIS
5 2 (2.53%) Node.js
5 2 (2.53%) nginx
6 1 (1.27%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 5 (6.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.27%) Odoo
Cloud Services
1 17 (21.52%) SaaS
2 3 (3.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.27%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (12.66%) HTTP
2 8 (10.13%) LDAP
3 2 (2.53%) DHCP
3 2 (2.53%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (36.71%) SQL Server
2 24 (30.38%) MySQL
3 22 (27.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 22 (27.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 20 (25.32%) QlikView
5 19 (24.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 19 (24.05%) Relational Database
6 17 (21.52%) Data Mart
6 17 (21.52%) RDBMS
7 16 (20.25%) Data Warehouse
8 13 (16.46%) SAP Data Services
8 13 (16.46%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (5.06%) Big Data
9 4 (5.06%) DB2
10 2 (2.53%) Data Mining
10 2 (2.53%) MongoDB
10 2 (2.53%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (2.53%) NoSQL
11 1 (1.27%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 17 (21.52%) Maven
2 16 (20.25%) JUnit
3 13 (16.46%) Talend Open Studio
4 9 (11.39%) Hudson
5 6 (7.59%) Jenkins
6 4 (5.06%) Subversion
6 4 (5.06%) JIRA
7 3 (3.80%) WATIR
7 3 (3.80%) Selenium
7 3 (3.80%) RSpec
7 3 (3.80%) Cucumber
8 2 (2.53%) Git (software)
8 2 (2.53%) Visual Studio
8 2 (2.53%) Eclipse
9 1 (1.27%) Liquibase
General
1 22 (27.85%) Billing
2 11 (13.92%) Retail
3 7 (8.86%) Finance
4 5 (6.33%) Marketing
5 1 (1.27%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 30 (37.97%) Developer
2 26 (32.91%) Software Engineer
3 18 (22.78%) Senior Software Engineer
4 14 (17.72%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 10 (12.66%) Analyst
6 9 (11.39%) Java Developer
7 8 (10.13%) Business Developer
7 8 (10.13%) Data Analyst
8 6 (7.59%) Java Software Engineer
9 5 (6.33%) Linux Administrator
9 5 (6.33%) Administrator
10 4 (5.06%) Systems Administrator
10 4 (5.06%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 4 (5.06%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 3 (3.80%) Team Leader
11 3 (3.80%) Server Analyst
11 3 (3.80%) Python Developer
11 3 (3.80%) Senior Developer
11 3 (3.80%) Support Engineer
11 3 (3.80%) SQL Server Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (35.44%) REST
2 22 (27.85%) Java EE
3 21 (26.58%) J2EE
4 18 (22.78%) HTML
5 17 (21.52%) JMS
5 17 (21.52%) RESTful
6 16 (20.25%) EJB
7 13 (16.46%) CSS
8 9 (11.39%) HTML5
8 9 (11.39%) jQuery
9 8 (10.13%) CSS3
9 8 (10.13%) Hibernate
10 5 (6.33%) Spring
10 5 (6.33%) Web Services
10 5 (6.33%) JPA
11 4 (5.06%) Natural Language Processing
11 4 (5.06%) XHTML
12 3 (3.80%) Django
12 3 (3.80%) JAX-RS
12 3 (3.80%) RESTEasy
Miscellaneous
1 16 (20.25%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (5.06%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.53%) Public Cloud
3 2 (2.53%) Client/Server
3 2 (2.53%) N-Tier
3 2 (2.53%) Artificial Intelligence
3 2 (2.53%) Open Source
4 1 (1.27%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 32 (40.51%) Linux
2 17 (21.52%) UNIX
3 3 (3.80%) Windows
4 1 (1.27%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.27%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.27%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (37.97%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (34.18%) Software Engineering
3 25 (31.65%) Continuous Integration
4 20 (25.32%) Business Intelligence
5 18 (22.78%) Performance Tuning
6 16 (20.25%) Mentoring
6 16 (20.25%) Kanban
6 16 (20.25%) Scrum
7 14 (17.72%) Refactoring
7 14 (17.72%) Continuous Delivery
8 13 (16.46%) ETL
9 12 (15.19%) SOA
10 11 (13.92%) TDD
11 8 (10.13%) Unit Testing
12 6 (7.59%) OO
13 5 (6.33%) MVC
14 4 (5.06%) Database Tuning
15 3 (3.80%) Data Analysis
15 3 (3.80%) Dependency Injection
15 3 (3.80%) Customer Insight
Programming Languages
1 56 (70.89%) SQL
2 43 (54.43%) Java
3 23 (29.11%) Python
4 22 (27.85%) PL/SQL
5 21 (26.58%) Perl
6 20 (25.32%) T-SQL
7 17 (21.52%) Ruby
8 16 (20.25%) Shell Script
9 15 (18.99%) PHP
10 12 (15.19%) JavaScript
11 8 (10.13%) Bash Shell
12 4 (5.06%) Groovy
12 4 (5.06%) VBA
13 2 (2.53%) C#
14 1 (1.27%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 7 (8.86%) Degree
2 2 (2.53%) HND
3 1 (1.27%) ISEB
3 1 (1.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
System Software
1 2 (2.53%) Docker
Systems Management
1 15 (18.99%) Puppet
2 14 (17.72%) Opscode Chef
2 14 (17.72%) Nagios
2 14 (17.72%) OpenNMS
Vendors
1 20 (25.32%) Oracle
1 20 (25.32%) Tableau
2 13 (16.46%) Business Objects
2 13 (16.46%) Talend
3 7 (8.86%) Microsoft
4 3 (3.80%) Zend
5 2 (2.53%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (2.53%) Sybase
6 1 (1.27%) Sage
6 1 (1.27%) Twitter
6 1 (1.27%) SaltStack
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £23,000 to £30,000 per annum plus bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Warwickshire
Venturi
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago