Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for PostgreSQL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited PostgreSQL over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PostgreSQL (Postgres)
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 156 144 147
Rank change year-on-year -12 +3 +36
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 22 4 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.71% 0.18% 1.33%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.37% 0.53% 3.47%
Number of salaries quoted 17 4 40
Cheshire median annual salary £44,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £32,600 £37,500 £29,525
90th Percentile £48,750 £45,125 £50,000
North West median annual salary £43,500 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -3.33% +20.00% -6.25%

PostgreSQL is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 928 748 1239
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 30.15% 33.24% 38.41%
Number of salaries quoted 772 675 1098
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £36,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.44% -8.75% +3.23%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £58,750 £55,000 £53,750
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%

PostgreSQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing PostgreSQL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for PostgreSQL in Cheshire

PostgreSQL
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for PostgreSQL in Cheshire

PostgreSQL
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PostgreSQL in Cheshire over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for PostgreSQL in Cheshire

PostgreSQL
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PostgreSQL within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sandbach - 8 £47,500 -
Warrington +1 7 £44,000 +10.00% 1
Chester - 3 £30,500 - 1
Crewe +2 2 £35,000 -12.50%
PostgreSQL
North West

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for PostgreSQL.

1 19 (86.36%) Java
2 15 (68.18%) Software Engineering
3 14 (63.64%) MySQL
4 12 (54.55%) Linux
4 12 (54.55%) Python
5 11 (50.00%) Oracle
5 11 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (45.45%) SQL
7 9 (40.91%) PHP
7 9 (40.91%) Unix
7 9 (40.91%) Windows
8 8 (36.36%) Microsoft
8 8 (36.36%) Puppet
8 8 (36.36%) NoSQL
8 8 (36.36%) Opscode Chef
8 8 (36.36%) Ansible
8 8 (36.36%) DevOps
8 8 (36.36%) SaltStack
9 7 (31.82%) Microservices
9 7 (31.82%) Docker
9 7 (31.82%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 7 (31.82%) Enterprise Software
9 7 (31.82%) Redis
9 7 (31.82%) Git (software)
9 7 (31.82%) Amazon EC2
9 7 (31.82%) Amazon AWS
9 7 (31.82%) Open Source
9 7 (31.82%) Spring
9 7 (31.82%) Ruby
9 7 (31.82%) Finance

PostgreSQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 7 (31.82%) Tomcat
2 4 (18.18%) Apache
3 3 (13.64%) nginx
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 7 (31.82%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (31.82%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) Internet
1 1 (4.55%) VPN
1 1 (4.55%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (63.64%) MySQL
2 8 (36.36%) NoSQL
3 7 (31.82%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 7 (31.82%) Redis
4 2 (9.09%) Oracle Database
4 2 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (9.09%) Relational Database
5 1 (4.55%) MongoDB
5 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
5 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (31.82%) Eclipse
1 7 (31.82%) Git (software)
2 4 (18.18%) JIRA
3 3 (13.64%) Jenkins
3 3 (13.64%) Mercurial
4 2 (9.09%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (9.09%) Subversion
5 1 (4.55%) Selenium
General
1 7 (31.82%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) Software Engineer
2 8 (36.36%) Senior Software Engineer
3 7 (31.82%) Java Engineer
3 7 (31.82%) Java Software Engineer
3 7 (31.82%) Senior Java Engineer
3 7 (31.82%) Senior Java Software Engineer
4 6 (27.27%) AWS DevOps
4 6 (27.27%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 6 (27.27%) AWS Engineer
4 6 (27.27%) DevOps Engineer
4 6 (27.27%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 6 (27.27%) Linux Engineer
4 6 (27.27%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 5 (22.73%) Developer
6 3 (13.64%) Python Developer
7 2 (9.09%) Oracle Developer
8 1 (4.55%) Analyst
8 1 (4.55%) Oracle Forms Developer
8 1 (4.55%) Oracle Reports Developer
8 1 (4.55%) Report Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (31.82%) Spring
2 4 (18.18%) LAPP Stack
3 3 (13.64%) Django
3 3 (13.64%) LAMP
3 3 (13.64%) LEMP Stack
3 3 (13.64%) Web Services
4 2 (9.09%) jQuery
4 2 (9.09%) JSON
4 2 (9.09%) KnockoutJS
4 2 (9.09%) XML
5 1 (4.55%) .NET
5 1 (4.55%) .NET Framework
5 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (4.55%) Entity Framework
5 1 (4.55%) Flask
5 1 (4.55%) MDX
5 1 (4.55%) Pylons
5 1 (4.55%) RESTful
5 1 (4.55%) WCF
5 1 (4.55%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (31.82%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.55%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (4.55%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.55%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 12 (54.55%) Linux
2 9 (40.91%) Unix
2 9 (40.91%) Windows
3 3 (13.64%) Debian
3 3 (13.64%) Mac OS X
4 1 (4.55%) Android
4 1 (4.55%) Apple iOS
4 1 (4.55%) CentOS
4 1 (4.55%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (68.18%) Software Engineering
2 11 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (36.36%) DevOps
4 7 (31.82%) B2B
4 7 (31.82%) Microservices
4 7 (31.82%) Open Source
5 6 (27.27%) ITIL
6 4 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (13.64%) Change Management
7 3 (13.64%) Creative Thinking
7 3 (13.64%) Scrum
8 2 (9.09%) Web Development
9 1 (4.55%) Android Development
9 1 (4.55%) iOS Development
9 1 (4.55%) Performance Tuning
9 1 (4.55%) Server Monitoring
9 1 (4.55%) Test Automation
9 1 (4.55%) Time Management
9 1 (4.55%) Unit Testing
9 1 (4.55%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 19 (86.36%) Java
2 12 (54.55%) Python
3 10 (45.45%) SQL
4 9 (40.91%) PHP
5 7 (31.82%) Ruby
6 6 (27.27%) JavaScript
7 2 (9.09%) C++
7 2 (9.09%) PL/SQL
8 1 (4.55%) Bash Shell
8 1 (4.55%) C#
8 1 (4.55%) T-SQL
8 1 (4.55%) VB.NET
8 1 (4.55%) XPath
8 1 (4.55%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 6 (27.27%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (4.55%) DBS Check
2 1 (4.55%) Degree
System Software
1 7 (31.82%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (36.36%) Ansible
1 8 (36.36%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (36.36%) Puppet
2 1 (4.55%) Nagios
Vendors
1 11 (50.00%) Oracle
2 8 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 8 (36.36%) SaltStack
3 7 (31.82%) Sybase
4 3 (13.64%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (4.55%) CheckPoint
5 1 (4.55%) Red Hat