The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for PostgreSQL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited PostgreSQL over the 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PostgreSQL (Postgres)
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 113 138 121
Rank change year-on-year +25 -17  
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 12 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.64% 0.25% 0.057%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.40% 1.20% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 10 6 1
Median salary £40,000 £43,750 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.57% +45.83%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50%  

PostgreSQL is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 500 498 538
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 26.75% 20.85% 30.90%
Number of salaries quoted 427 454 465
Median salary £42,125 £42,250 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.29% +12.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

PostgreSQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham citing PostgreSQL as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Job vacancy trend for PostgreSQL in Birmingham

PostgreSQL
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PostgreSQL in Birmingham.

Salary trend for PostgreSQL in Birmingham

PostgreSQL
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PostgreSQL in Birmingham over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for PostgreSQL in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, IT jobs citing PostgreSQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for PostgreSQL.

1 12 (48.00%) Data Warehouse
1 12 (48.00%) ETL
1 12 (48.00%) Business Intelligence
1 12 (48.00%) MySQL
2 10 (40.00%) Pentaho
3 8 (32.00%) Crystal Reports
3 8 (32.00%) Java
3 8 (32.00%) PHP
3 8 (32.00%) Cognos
3 8 (32.00%) BusinessObjects
3 8 (32.00%) MongoDB
3 8 (32.00%) Node.js
3 8 (32.00%) Data Quality
3 8 (32.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 6 (24.00%) SQL
4 6 (24.00%) JavaScript
5 4 (16.00%) Oracle
5 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
5 4 (16.00%) DB2
5 4 (16.00%) Management Information System
5 4 (16.00%) Project Management
5 4 (16.00%) Linux
5 4 (16.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (16.00%) MEAN Stack
5 4 (16.00%) Microservices
5 4 (16.00%) Big Data
5 4 (16.00%) LESS
5 4 (16.00%) AngularJS
5 4 (16.00%) Express

PostgreSQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) GitHub
2 1 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.00%) Amazon EC2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (48.00%) Data Warehouse
1 12 (48.00%) MySQL
2 10 (40.00%) Pentaho
3 8 (32.00%) BusinessObjects
3 8 (32.00%) Crystal Reports
3 8 (32.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 8 (32.00%) MongoDB
4 4 (16.00%) Big Data
4 4 (16.00%) DB2
4 4 (16.00%) Hadoop
4 4 (16.00%) NoSQL
4 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
4 4 (16.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (8.00%) RDBMS
5 2 (8.00%) Redis
5 2 (8.00%) Relational Database
5 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Grunt
1 3 (12.00%) gulp
2 2 (8.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (8.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (4.00%) Bower
3 1 (4.00%) CocoaPods
3 1 (4.00%) DbUnit
3 1 (4.00%) Gradle
3 1 (4.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (4.00%) JIRA
3 1 (4.00%) jMock
3 1 (4.00%) JUnit
3 1 (4.00%) Maven
3 1 (4.00%) Mockito
3 1 (4.00%) SonarQube
General
1 2 (8.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 15 (60.00%) Developer
2 7 (28.00%) Senior Developer
3 4 (16.00%) Business Intelligence Lead
3 4 (16.00%) Full Stack Developer
3 4 (16.00%) Java Developer
3 4 (16.00%) PHP Developer
3 4 (16.00%) Senior Full Stack Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 3 (12.00%) Senior Front-End Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Senior PHP Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Database Developer
5 2 (8.00%) DBA
5 2 (8.00%) ETL Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Junior
5 2 (8.00%) Junior Developer
6 1 (4.00%) J2EE Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 1 (4.00%) PostgreSQL DBA
6 1 (4.00%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (32.00%) Node.js
2 4 (16.00%) AngularJS
2 4 (16.00%) Express
2 4 (16.00%) LESS
2 4 (16.00%) MEAN Stack
3 3 (12.00%) CSS
3 3 (12.00%) HTML
3 3 (12.00%) React
3 3 (12.00%) Redux
3 3 (12.00%) Sass
4 2 (8.00%) .NET
5 1 (4.00%) Apache Camel
5 1 (4.00%) Cocoa
5 1 (4.00%) J2EE
5 1 (4.00%) jQuery
5 1 (4.00%) SOAP
5 1 (4.00%) Spring
5 1 (4.00%) Symfony
5 1 (4.00%) Web Services
5 1 (4.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.00%) Linux
2 1 (4.00%) Android
2 1 (4.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (4.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (48.00%) Business Intelligence
1 12 (48.00%) ETL
2 4 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (16.00%) Microservices
2 4 (16.00%) Project Management
3 3 (12.00%) DevOps
3 3 (12.00%) Front End Development
4 2 (8.00%) Data Integration
4 2 (8.00%) Data Management
4 2 (8.00%) ETL Development
4 2 (8.00%) Performance Metrics
4 2 (8.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (8.00%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (8.00%) Scrum
4 2 (8.00%) SDLC
5 1 (4.00%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (4.00%) E-Commerce
5 1 (4.00%) Kanban
5 1 (4.00%) MVC
5 1 (4.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 8 (32.00%) Java
1 8 (32.00%) PHP
2 6 (24.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (24.00%) SQL
3 2 (8.00%) ANSI SQL
3 2 (8.00%) C#
3 2 (8.00%) Python
4 1 (4.00%) Objective-C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (32.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (4.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Graphite
Vendors
1 8 (32.00%) Cognos
2 4 (16.00%) Oracle
3 2 (8.00%) Greenplum
4 1 (4.00%) New Relic
4 1 (4.00%) PagerDuty
4 1 (4.00%) VMware