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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 167 160 188
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +28
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 55 44 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.96% 0.83% 0.30%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.84% 2.74% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 55 44 13
Average salary £35,000 £43,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -2.77%
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £43,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-9.30% +14.66%
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
1938 1604 1647
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 33.72% 30.16% 35.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1649 1415 1454
Average salary £37,500 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £53,000
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 24 October 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 24 October 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 +13 25 £40,000 -11.11%
Coventry - 24 £35,000 - 2
Birmingham -28 3 £38,750 -13.88%
Staffordshire -14 2 £32,500 -
Worcestershire - 1 £38,500 -
PostgreSQL
England

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 54 (58.70%) Oracle
2 51 (55.43%) Java
2 51 (55.43%) Linux
3 45 (48.91%) SQL
4 43 (46.74%) SQL Server
5 41 (44.57%) Software Engineering
6 35 (38.04%) HTML
6 35 (38.04%) Python
7 32 (34.78%) J2EE
8 30 (32.61%) RESTful
9 29 (31.52%) DB2
9 29 (31.52%) Agile Software Development
10 28 (30.43%) Apache
11 25 (27.17%) Web Services
12 24 (26.09%) JavaScript
12 24 (26.09%) Perl
12 24 (26.09%) REST
12 24 (26.09%) Big Data
13 23 (25.00%) MySQL
13 23 (25.00%) XHTML
14 20 (21.74%) Apache Cassandra
15 19 (20.65%) PHP
16 18 (19.57%) MVC
16 18 (19.57%) Performance Tuning
17 17 (18.48%) SQL Server 2005
17 17 (18.48%) Degree
18 16 (17.39%) Jenkins
18 16 (17.39%) PL/SQL
18 16 (17.39%) T-SQL
18 16 (17.39%) Business Intelligence

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 28 (30.43%) Apache
2 14 (15.22%) Tomcat
3 13 (14.13%) JBoss
4 8 (8.70%) IIS
5 6 (6.52%) GlassFish
5 6 (6.52%) nginx
5 6 (6.52%) Node.js
6 2 (2.17%) MS Exchange
7 1 (1.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.26%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (3.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (13.04%) HTTP
2 11 (11.96%) LDAP
3 7 (7.61%) DNS
3 7 (7.61%) DHCP
4 3 (3.26%) Firewall
4 3 (3.26%) VLAN
5 2 (2.17%) SAN
5 2 (2.17%) VoIP
6 1 (1.09%) WLAN
6 1 (1.09%) SMTP
6 1 (1.09%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.09%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (1.09%) Network Security
6 1 (1.09%) Wireless
6 1 (1.09%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (46.74%) SQL Server
2 29 (31.52%) DB2
3 24 (26.09%) Big Data
4 23 (25.00%) MySQL
5 20 (21.74%) Apache Cassandra
6 17 (18.48%) SQL Server 2005
7 15 (16.30%) Data Mart
8 13 (14.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 12 (13.04%) QlikView
10 10 (10.87%) SQL Server 2008
11 9 (9.78%) JasperReports
12 8 (8.70%) Oracle Reports
12 8 (8.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 8 (8.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 7 (7.61%) NoSQL
14 3 (3.26%) RDBMS
14 3 (3.26%) Relational Database
15 2 (2.17%) Data Mining
15 2 (2.17%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 16 (17.39%) Jenkins
2 12 (13.04%) Selenium
3 11 (11.96%) Subversion
4 10 (10.87%) Hudson
5 9 (9.78%) Maven
6 8 (8.70%) FitNesse
6 8 (8.70%) Eclipse
7 5 (5.43%) Talend Open Studio
8 4 (4.35%) RSpec
8 4 (4.35%) Cucumber
9 3 (3.26%) Grunt
9 3 (3.26%) Git (software)
9 3 (3.26%) WATIR
9 3 (3.26%) Visual Studio
10 1 (1.09%) JUnit
General
1 8 (8.70%) Finance
2 7 (7.61%) Games
2 7 (7.61%) Billing
3 1 (1.09%) Retail
3 1 (1.09%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 35 (38.04%) Software Engineer
2 28 (30.43%) Developer
3 24 (26.09%) Java Software Engineer
4 10 (10.87%) Administrator
4 10 (10.87%) Systems Administrator
5 9 (9.78%) Analyst
6 8 (8.70%) Business Developer
6 8 (8.70%) Data Analyst
6 8 (8.70%) SQL Developer
6 8 (8.70%) SQL Server Developer
6 8 (8.70%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 8 (8.70%) SQL Server BI Developer
7 7 (7.61%) Agile .NET Developer
7 7 (7.61%) .NET Software Engineer
7 7 (7.61%) Server Analyst
7 7 (7.61%) .NET Programmer
7 7 (7.61%) SQL Server Analyst
7 7 (7.61%) .NET Developer
7 7 (7.61%) Systems Engineer
7 7 (7.61%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (38.04%) HTML
2 32 (34.78%) J2EE
3 30 (32.61%) RESTful
4 25 (27.17%) Web Services
5 24 (26.09%) REST
6 23 (25.00%) XHTML
7 12 (13.04%) JMS
7 12 (13.04%) Spring
7 12 (13.04%) CSS
8 11 (11.96%) .NET
8 11 (11.96%) Ajax
9 9 (9.78%) Hibernate
10 8 (8.70%) ActiveMQ
10 8 (8.70%) JMX
10 8 (8.70%) ASP.NET
10 8 (8.70%) SOAP
10 8 (8.70%) Spring MVC
11 7 (7.61%) jQuery
11 7 (7.61%) CSS3
12 5 (5.43%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.35%) Replication
1 4 (4.35%) Open Source
2 3 (3.26%) Client/Server
2 3 (3.26%) N-Tier
3 2 (2.17%) Artificial Intelligence
4 1 (1.09%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.09%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.09%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 51 (55.43%) Linux
2 12 (13.04%) Windows
3 8 (8.70%) Debian
3 8 (8.70%) Ubuntu
4 7 (7.61%) UNIX
5 3 (3.26%) Mac OS X
5 3 (3.26%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (2.17%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (44.57%) Software Engineering
2 29 (31.52%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (19.57%) MVC
3 18 (19.57%) Performance Tuning
4 16 (17.39%) Business Intelligence
5 15 (16.30%) Database Tuning
6 14 (15.22%) OO
7 12 (13.04%) Unit Testing
8 9 (9.78%) TDD
9 8 (8.70%) CRM
9 8 (8.70%) Multithreading
10 6 (6.52%) User Acceptance Testing
11 4 (4.35%) Customer Engagement
11 4 (4.35%) SOA
11 4 (4.35%) Data Analysis
12 3 (3.26%) Network Load Balancing
12 3 (3.26%) OOP
12 3 (3.26%) Dependency Injection
12 3 (3.26%) Continuous Integration
12 3 (3.26%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 51 (55.43%) Java
2 45 (48.91%) SQL
3 35 (38.04%) Python
4 24 (26.09%) JavaScript
4 24 (26.09%) Perl
5 19 (20.65%) PHP
6 16 (17.39%) PL/SQL
6 16 (17.39%) T-SQL
7 13 (14.13%) C#
7 13 (14.13%) Bash Shell
8 4 (4.35%) Groovy
9 3 (3.26%) PowerShell
9 3 (3.26%) Delphi
9 3 (3.26%) VBA
10 1 (1.09%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.09%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 17 (18.48%) Degree
2 2 (2.17%) MCSE
2 2 (2.17%) MCSA
2 2 (2.17%) CCNA
2 2 (2.17%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (2.17%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.09%) SLA
1 1 (1.09%) QA
System Software
1 6 (6.52%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.17%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.09%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 8 (8.70%) Puppet
2 3 (3.26%) WSUS
3 1 (1.09%) OpenNMS
3 1 (1.09%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.09%) Nagios
Vendors
1 54 (58.70%) Oracle
2 15 (16.30%) Tableau
3 7 (7.61%) Microsoft
4 5 (5.43%) Talend
5 4 (4.35%) Zend
6 3 (3.26%) VMware
7 2 (2.17%) IBM
7 2 (2.17%) Dell
7 2 (2.17%) WatchGuard
7 2 (2.17%) Acronis
8 1 (1.09%) Citrix
8 1 (1.09%) CheckPoint
8 1 (1.09%) Cisco
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Executive Resource Group
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
West Midlands
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits package / Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
ISL
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago