The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 147 163 163
Rank change year-on-year
+16 0
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 50 39 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.01% 0.78% 0.64%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.19% 2.32% 1.99%
Number of salaries quoted 43 37 29
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,980 £26,500 £32,900
10% offered a salary of more than £51,900 £59,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+10.38% +2.66%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1569 1678 1505
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 31.73% 33.50% 32.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1338 1475 1354
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,850 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
PostgreSQL
England

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Warwickshire +8 26 £50,000 +14.28% 2
Birmingham +16 15 £50,000 -6.97% 1
Staffordshire - 8 £32,500 - 1
Walsall - 1 £50,000 -
PostgreSQL
England

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 62 (70.45%) JavaScript
2 44 (50.00%) TDD
3 41 (46.59%) MySQL
4 40 (45.45%) Java
5 39 (44.32%) SQL Server
5 39 (44.32%) Selenium
6 36 (40.91%) Oracle
7 35 (39.77%) Unit Testing
7 35 (39.77%) Jenkins
8 33 (37.50%) Ruby
8 33 (37.50%) Web Services
9 32 (36.36%) CSS
9 32 (36.36%) HTML
10 31 (35.23%) OO
10 31 (35.23%) MVC
11 30 (34.09%) Cucumber
12 29 (32.95%) Agile Software Development
13 28 (31.82%) SOAP
13 28 (31.82%) SQL
14 27 (30.68%) Maven
14 27 (30.68%) Degree
15 24 (27.27%) Spring
16 23 (26.14%) JBoss
17 22 (25.00%) Linux
17 22 (25.00%) Tomcat
17 22 (25.00%) Hibernate
17 22 (25.00%) REST
18 21 (23.86%) Open Source
18 21 (23.86%) Ruby on Rails
18 21 (23.86%) SQL Server 2005

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 22 (25.00%) Tomcat
2 5 (5.68%) Apache
3 4 (4.55%) IIS
3 4 (4.55%) GlassFish
4 3 (3.41%) MS Exchange
5 2 (2.27%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.14%) Node.js
6 1 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.14%) nginx
6 1 (1.14%) CMS
Applications
1 6 (6.82%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.14%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 19 (21.59%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.82%) DHCP
2 4 (4.55%) Firewall
2 4 (4.55%) DNS
3 3 (3.41%) HTTP
3 3 (3.41%) VoIP
3 3 (3.41%) SAN
4 2 (2.27%) LDAP
5 1 (1.14%) Modbus
5 1 (1.14%) PBX
5 1 (1.14%) Internet
5 1 (1.14%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (46.59%) MySQL
2 39 (44.32%) SQL Server
3 21 (23.86%) SQL Server 2005
4 19 (21.59%) SQL Server 2008
4 19 (21.59%) JasperReports
5 17 (19.32%) Oracle Reports
6 16 (18.18%) Apache Cassandra
7 7 (7.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 6 (6.82%) NoSQL
9 5 (5.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (5.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (4.55%) Relational Database
11 3 (3.41%) MongoDB
11 3 (3.41%) Data Mart
11 3 (3.41%) Data Mining
12 2 (2.27%) Oracle Database
12 2 (2.27%) Big Data
13 1 (1.14%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 39 (44.32%) Selenium
2 35 (39.77%) Jenkins
3 30 (34.09%) Cucumber
4 27 (30.68%) Maven
5 20 (22.73%) RSpec
5 20 (22.73%) Git (software)
6 19 (21.59%) PhoneGap
6 19 (21.59%) Subversion
7 17 (19.32%) Eclipse
7 17 (19.32%) FitNesse
8 15 (17.05%) Hudson
9 10 (11.36%) JBehave
10 8 (9.09%) Visual Studio
11 7 (7.95%) TeamCity
11 7 (7.95%) Moq
11 7 (7.95%) ReSharper
11 7 (7.95%) NUnit
12 2 (2.27%) Talend Open Studio
13 1 (1.14%) WATIR
General
1 17 (19.32%) Games
2 3 (3.41%) Finance
3 2 (2.27%) Billing
4 1 (1.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 58 (65.91%) Developer
2 20 (22.73%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 13 (14.77%) Team Leader
3 13 (14.77%) Java Team Leader
3 13 (14.77%) Java Developer
4 10 (11.36%) Test Engineer
4 10 (11.36%) Analyst
5 9 (10.23%) Senior Developer
6 8 (9.09%) Test Analyst
6 8 (9.09%) Senior Test Analyst
6 8 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
6 8 (9.09%) Senior Test Engineer
6 8 (9.09%) Agile Test Analyst
7 7 (7.95%) Software Engineer
8 6 (6.82%) Programmer
8 6 (6.82%) Senior Java Developer
8 6 (6.82%) .NET Developer
8 6 (6.82%) Graduate
8 6 (6.82%) IT Graduate
8 6 (6.82%) .NET Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (37.50%) Web Services
2 32 (36.36%) CSS
2 32 (36.36%) HTML
3 28 (31.82%) SOAP
4 24 (27.27%) Spring
5 22 (25.00%) Hibernate
5 22 (25.00%) REST
6 21 (23.86%) Ruby on Rails
6 21 (23.86%) JMS
7 20 (22.73%) J2EE
8 19 (21.59%) Backbone.js
8 19 (21.59%) Ember.js
8 19 (21.59%) AngularJS
8 19 (21.59%) Apache Cordova
8 19 (21.59%) Ajax
9 17 (19.32%) JMX
9 17 (19.32%) ActiveMQ
9 17 (19.32%) Spring MVC
10 14 (15.91%) .NET
11 12 (13.64%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 21 (23.86%) Open Source
2 12 (13.64%) Mathematics
3 3 (3.41%) Artificial Intelligence
4 2 (2.27%) Replication
4 2 (2.27%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.27%) Smart Meter
5 1 (1.14%) Informatics
5 1 (1.14%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.14%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 22 (25.00%) Linux
2 6 (6.82%) Windows
3 3 (3.41%) UNIX
3 3 (3.41%) SUSE
4 2 (2.27%) Debian
4 2 (2.27%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.14%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (50.00%) TDD
2 35 (39.77%) Unit Testing
3 31 (35.23%) OO
3 31 (35.23%) MVC
4 29 (32.95%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (21.59%) Software Engineering
6 17 (19.32%) Multithreading
7 13 (14.77%) OOP
8 12 (13.64%) Continuous Integration
9 11 (12.50%) System Testing
9 11 (12.50%) SOA
10 6 (6.82%) Automated Testing
11 5 (5.68%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (5.68%) Disaster Recovery
12 4 (4.55%) Project Management
13 3 (3.41%) Dependency Injection
13 3 (3.41%) Data Protection
13 3 (3.41%) Business Continuity
14 2 (2.27%) CRM
14 2 (2.27%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 62 (70.45%) JavaScript
2 40 (45.45%) Java
3 33 (37.50%) Ruby
4 28 (31.82%) SQL
5 19 (21.59%) CoffeeScript
5 19 (21.59%) PHP
6 17 (19.32%) Python
7 14 (15.91%) C#
8 5 (5.68%) Groovy
8 5 (5.68%) T-SQL
9 4 (4.55%) Bash Shell
10 3 (3.41%) PowerShell
10 3 (3.41%) C++
10 3 (3.41%) PL/SQL
10 3 (3.41%) Perl
11 2 (2.27%) ActionScript
12 1 (1.14%) PHP5
12 1 (1.14%) PHP4
12 1 (1.14%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 27 (30.68%) Degree
2 3 (3.41%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (3.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (3.41%) MCSE
2 3 (3.41%) MCSA
2 3 (3.41%) CCNA
System Software
1 3 (3.41%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (2.27%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 19 (21.59%) Puppet
1 19 (21.59%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (2.27%) WSUS
3 1 (1.14%) Munin
3 1 (1.14%) Nagios
Vendors
1 36 (40.91%) Oracle
2 23 (26.14%) JBoss
3 19 (21.59%) Facebook
3 19 (21.59%) Twitter
4 5 (5.68%) Microsoft
5 3 (3.41%) Acronis
5 3 (3.41%) Zend
5 3 (3.41%) WatchGuard
5 3 (3.41%) IBM
5 3 (3.41%) Dell
5 3 (3.41%) VMware
6 2 (2.27%) Google
6 2 (2.27%) Tableau
6 2 (2.27%) Talend
7 1 (1.14%) Rackspace
7 1 (1.14%) Red Gate
7 1 (1.14%) Panasonic
Stafford, Staffordshire
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum - depending on experience
Posted: 12 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: Up to £50 per annum + bens inc flex working hours & 25 days hol
Posted: 24 days ago
Warwick
CPS Group
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Pension & Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Warwick
CPS Group
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits + Pension
Posted: 26 days ago