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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 195 167 190
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +23
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 23 46 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.41% 0.86% 0.26%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.38% 2.53% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 23 46 13
Average salary £52,500 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,600 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
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
1670 1815 1600
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 29.66% 33.82% 29.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1452 1506 1430
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +7 19 £60,000 +84.61% 3
Birmingham +9 2 £50,000 +42.85% 1
Coventry -24 2 £40,000 +14.28%
PostgreSQL
England

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 53 (68.83%) SQL
2 46 (59.74%) Java
3 42 (54.55%) MySQL
4 39 (50.65%) Agile Software Development
5 35 (45.45%) Billing
5 35 (45.45%) Continuous Integration
6 29 (37.66%) TDD
6 29 (37.66%) Java EE
7 28 (36.36%) Retail
8 27 (35.06%) RESTful
8 27 (35.06%) Oracle
9 26 (33.77%) SOA
10 25 (32.47%) SQL Server
10 25 (32.47%) GlassFish
11 23 (29.87%) Software Engineering
11 23 (29.87%) Hibernate
12 22 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
12 22 (28.57%) T-SQL
12 22 (28.57%) PL/SQL
12 22 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 22 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 22 (28.57%) QlikView
12 22 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 22 (28.57%) Unit Testing
12 22 (28.57%) Tableau
13 21 (27.27%) Data Warehouse
14 20 (25.97%) Workflow
14 20 (25.97%) REST
15 19 (24.68%) JBoss
16 17 (22.08%) JMS

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 25 (32.47%) GlassFish
2 19 (24.68%) JBoss
3 17 (22.08%) Tomcat
4 8 (10.39%) Apache Spark
5 6 (7.79%) Apache
6 3 (3.90%) OpenStack
7 1 (1.30%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 8 (10.39%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.60%) Odoo
Cloud Services
1 9 (11.69%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (10.39%) SaaS
3 1 (1.30%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.49%) LDAP
1 5 (6.49%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (54.55%) MySQL
2 25 (32.47%) SQL Server
3 22 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 22 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 22 (28.57%) QlikView
3 22 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 21 (27.27%) Data Warehouse
5 12 (15.58%) Data Mart
5 12 (15.58%) Relational Database
6 11 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
6 11 (14.29%) RDBMS
6 11 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
6 11 (14.29%) SAP Data Services
7 10 (12.99%) NoSQL
8 8 (10.39%) MongoDB
8 8 (10.39%) Apache Cassandra
8 8 (10.39%) Hadoop
9 7 (9.09%) Big Data
10 2 (2.60%) CouchDB
10 2 (2.60%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 14 (18.18%) Jenkins
2 11 (14.29%) Hudson
2 11 (14.29%) Talend Open Studio
3 9 (11.69%) Maven
4 6 (7.79%) JUnit
5 5 (6.49%) Git (software)
6 3 (3.90%) RSpec
6 3 (3.90%) Cucumber
6 3 (3.90%) WATIR
6 3 (3.90%) Selenium
7 2 (2.60%) Eclipse
7 2 (2.60%) JIRA
8 1 (1.30%) Subversion
General
1 35 (45.45%) Billing
2 28 (36.36%) Retail
3 10 (12.99%) Marketing
3 10 (12.99%) Finance
4 2 (2.60%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 27 (35.06%) Developer
2 19 (24.68%) Software Engineer
3 13 (16.88%) Java Developer
4 11 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 10 (12.99%) Senior Software Engineer
6 9 (11.69%) Analyst
7 8 (10.39%) Data Analyst
8 5 (6.49%) Team Leader
9 4 (5.19%) Business Intelligence Manager
9 4 (5.19%) Administrator
9 4 (5.19%) Linux Administrator
9 4 (5.19%) Business Manager
10 3 (3.90%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 3 (3.90%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 3 (3.90%) Java Software Engineer
10 3 (3.90%) Business Developer
10 3 (3.90%) Systems Administrator
10 3 (3.90%) Principle Engineer
11 2 (2.60%) Business Analyst
11 2 (2.60%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (37.66%) Java EE
2 27 (35.06%) RESTful
3 23 (29.87%) Hibernate
4 20 (25.97%) REST
5 17 (22.08%) JMS
6 12 (15.58%) Spring
6 12 (15.58%) JPA
7 11 (14.29%) JAX-RS
7 11 (14.29%) RESTEasy
8 10 (12.99%) HTML
9 9 (11.69%) J2EE
10 8 (10.39%) CSS
11 6 (7.79%) EJB
12 5 (6.49%) HTML5
13 4 (5.19%) jQuery
14 3 (3.90%) Ajax
14 3 (3.90%) CSS3
15 2 (2.60%) Yii
15 2 (2.60%) Catalyst
15 2 (2.60%) DBIx::Class
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.79%) Enterprise Software
1 6 (7.79%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.49%) Mathematics
3 2 (2.60%) User Experience
4 1 (1.30%) Artificial Intelligence
Operating Systems
1 16 (20.78%) Linux
2 8 (10.39%) UNIX
3 3 (3.90%) Windows
4 2 (2.60%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (2.60%) Windows 7
4 2 (2.60%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (50.65%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (45.45%) Continuous Integration
3 29 (37.66%) TDD
4 26 (33.77%) SOA
5 23 (29.87%) Software Engineering
6 22 (28.57%) Unit Testing
6 22 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
7 20 (25.97%) Workflow
8 15 (19.48%) Scrum
9 14 (18.18%) Continuous Delivery
10 11 (14.29%) Dependency Injection
10 11 (14.29%) ETL
10 11 (14.29%) Data Analysis
11 8 (10.39%) BDD
12 7 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
12 7 (9.09%) Mentoring
13 6 (7.79%) Coaching
13 6 (7.79%) Customer Insight
13 6 (7.79%) Kanban
13 6 (7.79%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 53 (68.83%) SQL
2 46 (59.74%) Java
3 22 (28.57%) PL/SQL
3 22 (28.57%) T-SQL
4 11 (14.29%) JavaScript
5 10 (12.99%) PHP
5 10 (12.99%) Ruby
6 8 (10.39%) Scala
6 8 (10.39%) Clojure
6 8 (10.39%) Perl
7 7 (9.09%) Python
8 6 (7.79%) Shell Script
8 6 (7.79%) VBA
9 5 (6.49%) Bash Shell
10 2 (2.60%) Groovy
11 1 (1.30%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 7 (9.09%) Degree
2 2 (2.60%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (2.60%) ISEB
System Software
1 3 (3.90%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (11.69%) Puppet
2 6 (7.79%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (7.79%) Nagios
2 6 (7.79%) OpenNMS
Vendors
1 27 (35.06%) Oracle
2 22 (28.57%) Tableau
3 11 (14.29%) Talend
4 9 (11.69%) Microsoft
5 4 (5.19%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (2.60%) Zend
6 2 (2.60%) Sage
7 1 (1.30%) Sybase
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