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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 171 152 180
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +28
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 43 63 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.76% 1.19% 0.39%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.27% 3.66% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 43 62 18
Average salary £35,000 £43,750 £42,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +2.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
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
1896 1720 1652
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 33.47% 32.47% 35.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1678 1493 1467
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £28,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £51,400
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 21 November 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 21 November 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
Warwickshire -4 21 £40,000 -11.11%
Coventry - 15 £35,000 - 1
Birmingham -31 4 £34,375 -31.25%
Worcestershire - 2 £38,625 -
Staffordshire -8 1 £32,500 +8.33%
PostgreSQL
England

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 51 (59.30%) Java
2 49 (56.98%) Oracle
3 48 (55.81%) Linux
4 46 (53.49%) SQL
5 45 (52.33%) Software Engineering
6 39 (45.35%) HTML
7 38 (44.19%) SQL Server
8 35 (40.70%) Python
9 32 (37.21%) RESTful
10 30 (34.88%) Apache
10 30 (34.88%) DB2
10 30 (34.88%) J2EE
11 26 (30.23%) Perl
11 26 (30.23%) REST
12 25 (29.07%) Big Data
12 25 (29.07%) Agile Software Development
13 24 (27.91%) Web Services
13 24 (27.91%) XHTML
14 22 (25.58%) JavaScript
14 22 (25.58%) MySQL
15 19 (22.09%) PHP
16 18 (20.93%) Degree
17 16 (18.60%) MVC
18 15 (17.44%) CSS
18 15 (17.44%) Apache Cassandra
18 15 (17.44%) Performance Tuning
19 14 (16.28%) PL/SQL
19 14 (16.28%) T-SQL
19 14 (16.28%) C#
19 14 (16.28%) Tomcat

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 (34.88%) Apache
2 14 (16.28%) Tomcat
3 9 (10.47%) JBoss
4 7 (8.14%) GlassFish
4 7 (8.14%) nginx
4 7 (8.14%) Node.js
5 6 (6.98%) IIS
6 1 (1.16%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.16%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (15.12%) HTTP
2 9 (10.47%) LDAP
3 6 (6.98%) DNS
3 6 (6.98%) DHCP
4 1 (1.16%) Firewall
4 1 (1.16%) Wireless
4 1 (1.16%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (1.16%) VLAN
4 1 (1.16%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (1.16%) Network Security
4 1 (1.16%) WLAN
4 1 (1.16%) SMTP
4 1 (1.16%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (44.19%) SQL Server
2 30 (34.88%) DB2
3 25 (29.07%) Big Data
4 22 (25.58%) MySQL
5 15 (17.44%) Apache Cassandra
6 13 (15.12%) QlikView
6 13 (15.12%) Data Mart
7 11 (12.79%) SQL Server 2005
8 10 (11.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 9 (10.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 7 (8.14%) Relational Database
11 6 (6.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 6 (6.98%) SQL Server 2008
11 6 (6.98%) RDBMS
12 5 (5.81%) JasperReports
13 4 (4.65%) Oracle Reports
14 2 (2.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (15.12%) Jenkins
2 11 (12.79%) Hudson
3 9 (10.47%) Subversion
4 8 (9.30%) Selenium
5 6 (6.98%) Maven
6 5 (5.81%) Eclipse
7 4 (4.65%) FitNesse
7 4 (4.65%) Visual Studio
7 4 (4.65%) RSpec
7 4 (4.65%) Cucumber
8 3 (3.49%) Git (software)
8 3 (3.49%) Grunt
8 3 (3.49%) WATIR
9 2 (2.33%) JUnit
10 1 (1.16%) JIRA
10 1 (1.16%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 8 (9.30%) Billing
2 5 (5.81%) Finance
3 3 (3.49%) Games
4 2 (2.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 38 (44.19%) Software Engineer
2 26 (30.23%) Developer
2 26 (30.23%) Java Software Engineer
3 8 (9.30%) SQL Developer
3 8 (9.30%) SQL Server Developer
3 8 (9.30%) Analyst
3 8 (9.30%) Business Developer
3 8 (9.30%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 8 (9.30%) SQL Server BI Developer
4 7 (8.14%) Agile .NET Developer
4 7 (8.14%) .NET Programmer
4 7 (8.14%) .NET Software Engineer
4 7 (8.14%) Systems Administrator
4 7 (8.14%) Systems Engineer
4 7 (8.14%) Programmer
4 7 (8.14%) Administrator
4 7 (8.14%) .NET Developer
5 6 (6.98%) Data Analyst
5 6 (6.98%) Technical Engineer
6 5 (5.81%) Server Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (45.35%) HTML
2 32 (37.21%) RESTful
3 30 (34.88%) J2EE
4 26 (30.23%) REST
5 24 (27.91%) Web Services
5 24 (27.91%) XHTML
6 15 (17.44%) CSS
7 11 (12.79%) .NET
8 9 (10.47%) JMS
8 9 (10.47%) Spring
8 9 (10.47%) CSS3
8 9 (10.47%) jQuery
9 8 (9.30%) HTML5
10 7 (8.14%) Ajax
10 7 (8.14%) ASP.NET
11 6 (6.98%) Hibernate
12 5 (5.81%) LAMP
12 5 (5.81%) JPA
12 5 (5.81%) Spring MVC
13 4 (4.65%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.65%) Client/Server
1 4 (4.65%) N-Tier
1 4 (4.65%) Open Source
2 2 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (2.33%) Replication
3 1 (1.16%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 48 (55.81%) Linux
2 9 (10.47%) Windows
3 8 (9.30%) UNIX
4 4 (4.65%) Debian
4 4 (4.65%) Ubuntu
5 3 (3.49%) Mac OS X
6 1 (1.16%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (52.33%) Software Engineering
2 25 (29.07%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (18.60%) MVC
4 15 (17.44%) Performance Tuning
5 14 (16.28%) Business Intelligence
6 13 (15.12%) Database Tuning
7 12 (13.95%) OO
8 8 (9.30%) Unit Testing
9 7 (8.14%) User Acceptance Testing
10 6 (6.98%) CRM
11 5 (5.81%) TDD
12 4 (4.65%) SOA
12 4 (4.65%) OOP
12 4 (4.65%) Network Load Balancing
12 4 (4.65%) Continuous Integration
12 4 (4.65%) Multithreading
12 4 (4.65%) Mentoring
13 3 (3.49%) Dependency Injection
14 2 (2.33%) Customer Engagement
14 2 (2.33%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 51 (59.30%) Java
2 46 (53.49%) SQL
3 35 (40.70%) Python
4 26 (30.23%) Perl
5 22 (25.58%) JavaScript
6 19 (22.09%) PHP
7 14 (16.28%) PL/SQL
7 14 (16.28%) T-SQL
7 14 (16.28%) C#
8 13 (15.12%) Bash Shell
9 4 (4.65%) Groovy
10 3 (3.49%) Delphi
10 3 (3.49%) VBA
11 2 (2.33%) Shell Script
11 2 (2.33%) Ruby
12 1 (1.16%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 18 (20.93%) Degree
2 2 (2.33%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.16%) SLA
1 1 (1.16%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.16%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 9 (10.47%) Puppet
2 2 (2.33%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (2.33%) Nagios
2 2 (2.33%) OpenNMS
3 1 (1.16%) WSUS
Vendors
1 49 (56.98%) Oracle
2 13 (15.12%) Tableau
3 6 (6.98%) Microsoft
4 4 (4.65%) Zend
5 1 (1.16%) Citrix
5 1 (1.16%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.16%) VMware
5 1 (1.16%) Talend
5 1 (1.16%) Sybase
5 1 (1.16%) Cisco
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: £35000.00 - £45000 per annum
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