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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 179 161 144
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -17
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 28 37 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.56% 0.84% 1.12%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.75% 2.53% 2.93%
Number of salaries quoted 27 36 53
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,300 £24,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +7.69%
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
1604 1463 1806
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 31.95% 33.17% 38.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1446 1231 1580
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 27 January 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 27 January 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 -10 11 £42,500 - 2
Coventry - 10 £40,000 - 3
Birmingham -21 5 £30,000 -40.00%
Worcestershire - 1 £38,750 -
PostgreSQL
England

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 52 (62.65%) SQL
2 51 (61.45%) Java
3 47 (56.63%) Linux
4 45 (54.22%) Oracle
5 43 (51.81%) Software Engineering
6 37 (44.58%) Python
7 36 (43.37%) HTML
8 33 (39.76%) J2EE
9 32 (38.55%) Perl
9 32 (38.55%) REST
10 31 (37.35%) SQL Server
11 29 (34.94%) RESTful
12 28 (33.73%) Apache
13 27 (32.53%) DB2
14 23 (27.71%) XHTML
14 23 (27.71%) Web Services
14 23 (27.71%) Big Data
15 20 (24.10%) Performance Tuning
15 20 (24.10%) PL/SQL
15 20 (24.10%) Agile Software Development
16 19 (22.89%) Tomcat
17 18 (21.69%) Business Intelligence
17 18 (21.69%) MySQL
17 18 (21.69%) T-SQL
17 18 (21.69%) Data Mart
17 18 (21.69%) QlikView
17 18 (21.69%) Tableau
18 17 (20.48%) PHP
19 14 (16.87%) Puppet
20 13 (15.66%) Database Tuning

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 28 (33.73%) Apache
2 19 (22.89%) Tomcat
3 12 (14.46%) GlassFish
4 4 (4.82%) nginx
4 4 (4.82%) IIS
4 4 (4.82%) JBoss
4 4 (4.82%) Node.js
5 1 (1.20%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 1 (1.20%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (12.05%) SaaS
2 5 (6.02%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (14.46%) HTTP
2 8 (9.64%) LDAP
3 4 (4.82%) DHCP
3 4 (4.82%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (37.35%) SQL Server
2 27 (32.53%) DB2
3 23 (27.71%) Big Data
4 18 (21.69%) MySQL
4 18 (21.69%) Data Mart
4 18 (21.69%) QlikView
5 13 (15.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 13 (15.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 11 (13.25%) Relational Database
7 10 (12.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 9 (10.84%) Apache Cassandra
8 9 (10.84%) RDBMS
9 5 (6.02%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (6.02%) SAP Data Services
9 5 (6.02%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (3.61%) SQL Server 2005
11 2 (2.41%) SQL Server 2008
12 1 (1.20%) MongoDB
12 1 (1.20%) Redis
12 1 (1.20%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 10 (12.05%) Maven
2 9 (10.84%) JUnit
2 9 (10.84%) Hudson
3 7 (8.43%) Jenkins
3 7 (8.43%) Subversion
4 5 (6.02%) Talend Open Studio
5 4 (4.82%) Visual Studio
6 3 (3.61%) Eclipse
6 3 (3.61%) Selenium
7 2 (2.41%) RSpec
7 2 (2.41%) Cucumber
7 2 (2.41%) JIRA
7 2 (2.41%) WATIR
8 1 (1.20%) FitNesse
General
1 8 (9.64%) Billing
2 6 (7.23%) Finance
3 2 (2.41%) Retail
3 2 (2.41%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 38 (45.78%) Software Engineer
2 25 (30.12%) Java Software Engineer
3 24 (28.92%) Developer
4 13 (15.66%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 12 (14.46%) Business Developer
6 10 (12.05%) Senior Software Engineer
7 8 (9.64%) Analyst
7 8 (9.64%) SQL Developer
7 8 (9.64%) SQL Server Developer
7 8 (9.64%) SQL Server BI Developer
8 7 (8.43%) Systems Engineer
9 6 (7.23%) Systems Administrator
9 6 (7.23%) Administrator
9 6 (7.23%) Data Analyst
10 5 (6.02%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 5 (6.02%) Server Analyst
10 5 (6.02%) SQL Data Analyst
10 5 (6.02%) SQL Server Analyst
11 4 (4.82%) Technical Engineer
11 4 (4.82%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (43.37%) HTML
2 33 (39.76%) J2EE
3 32 (38.55%) REST
4 29 (34.94%) RESTful
5 23 (27.71%) Web Services
5 23 (27.71%) XHTML
6 13 (15.66%) CSS
7 10 (12.05%) JMS
7 10 (12.05%) HTML5
7 10 (12.05%) jQuery
8 9 (10.84%) Java EE
8 9 (10.84%) CSS3
8 9 (10.84%) EJB
9 6 (7.23%) .NET
10 5 (6.02%) LAMP
10 5 (6.02%) Spring
11 4 (4.82%) JPA
12 3 (3.61%) Spring MVC
12 3 (3.61%) Hibernate
13 2 (2.41%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.84%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (4.82%) Client/Server
2 4 (4.82%) N-Tier
3 2 (2.41%) Open Source
4 1 (1.20%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 47 (56.63%) Linux
2 13 (15.66%) UNIX
3 4 (4.82%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (51.81%) Software Engineering
2 20 (24.10%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (24.10%) Performance Tuning
3 18 (21.69%) Business Intelligence
4 13 (15.66%) Database Tuning
5 10 (12.05%) Mentoring
6 9 (10.84%) Kanban
6 9 (10.84%) MVC
6 9 (10.84%) Scrum
6 9 (10.84%) OO
6 9 (10.84%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (8.43%) User Acceptance Testing
7 7 (8.43%) Refactoring
8 5 (6.02%) CRM
8 5 (6.02%) ETL
9 4 (4.82%) Network Load Balancing
10 3 (3.61%) TDD
11 2 (2.41%) OOP
11 2 (2.41%) SOA
11 2 (2.41%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 52 (62.65%) SQL
2 51 (61.45%) Java
3 37 (44.58%) Python
4 32 (38.55%) Perl
5 20 (24.10%) PL/SQL
6 18 (21.69%) T-SQL
7 17 (20.48%) PHP
8 12 (14.46%) JavaScript
9 11 (13.25%) Bash Shell
10 9 (10.84%) Shell Script
10 9 (10.84%) Ruby
11 6 (7.23%) C#
12 2 (2.41%) Groovy
13 1 (1.20%) PHP5
13 1 (1.20%) VBA
Qualifications
1 10 (12.05%) Degree
2 2 (2.41%) HND
System Software
1 1 (1.20%) Docker
Systems Management
1 14 (16.87%) Puppet
2 7 (8.43%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (8.43%) Nagios
2 7 (8.43%) OpenNMS
Vendors
1 45 (54.22%) Oracle
2 18 (21.69%) Tableau
3 5 (6.02%) Talend
3 5 (6.02%) Business Objects
4 3 (3.61%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.41%) Zend
5 2 (2.41%) Sybase
6 1 (1.20%) SaltStack
6 1 (1.20%) Twitter
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