Period
to 18 December 2018

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 18 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PostgreSQL (Postgres)
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 124 150 144
Rank change year-on-year +26 -6 -2
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 28 25 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 1.18% 0.80% 0.17%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.07% 2.60% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 25 20 4
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.53% +18.75% +6.67%
10th Percentile £31,750 £33,275 £37,500
90th Percentile £55,250 £49,375 £45,125
North West median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +18.75% -9.09% +10.00%

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 688 962 779
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 29.04% 30.84% 33.88%
Number of salaries quoted 539 799 685
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +16.44% -8.75%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £25,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £54,500
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

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 18 December 2018.

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 18 December 2018. 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
Crewe +12 5 £42,500 +21.43%
Winsford - 5 £32,500 - 2
Knutsford - 4 £53,500 - 1
Nantwich - 3 £37,500 - 1
Chester +17 2 £36,250 +18.85%
Macclesfield - 2 £37,500 - 1
Warrington +1 1 £47,500 +7.95% 2
PostgreSQL
North West

For the 6 months to 18 December 2018, IT jobs citing PostgreSQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for PostgreSQL.

1 13 (46.43%) SQL
2 12 (42.86%) Java
3 10 (35.71%) MySQL
4 9 (32.14%) Software Engineering
4 9 (32.14%) DevOps
5 8 (28.57%) Linux
6 7 (25.00%) Python
6 7 (25.00%) Oracle
6 7 (25.00%) Spring
6 7 (25.00%) Relational Database
7 6 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
7 6 (21.43%) MongoDB
7 6 (21.43%) SQL Server
7 6 (21.43%) JavaScript
7 6 (21.43%) PHP
8 5 (17.86%) OOP
8 5 (17.86%) NHS
8 5 (17.86%) Windows
8 5 (17.86%) Finance
8 5 (17.86%) RESTful
8 5 (17.86%) Git (software)
8 5 (17.86%) Gradle
8 5 (17.86%) Spring Boot
9 4 (14.29%) Microservices
9 4 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
9 4 (14.29%) Amazon Redshift
9 4 (14.29%) PowerShell
9 4 (14.29%) Maven
9 4 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (14.29%) Degree

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 2 (7.14%) JBoss
1 2 (7.14%) Jetty
1 2 (7.14%) Tomcat
1 2 (7.14%) WebLogic
1 2 (7.14%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.57%) Apache
2 1 (3.57%) Apache Spark
2 1 (3.57%) nginx
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (14.29%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (7.14%) SaaS
3 1 (3.57%) Amazon Kinesis
3 1 (3.57%) GitHub
3 1 (3.57%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.14%) PPP
1 2 (7.14%) VPN
1 2 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (35.71%) MySQL
2 7 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 6 (21.43%) MongoDB
3 6 (21.43%) SQL Server
4 4 (14.29%) Amazon Redshift
4 4 (14.29%) Apache Cassandra
4 4 (14.29%) RDBMS
4 4 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (10.71%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (7.14%) MariaDB
7 1 (3.57%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (3.57%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (3.57%) NoSQL
7 1 (3.57%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 5 (17.86%) Git (software)
1 5 (17.86%) Gradle
2 4 (14.29%) Maven
3 3 (10.71%) Ant
3 3 (10.71%) JUnit
3 3 (10.71%) Mockito
4 2 (7.14%) Cucumber
4 2 (7.14%) Geb
4 2 (7.14%) Jenkins
5 1 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (3.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (17.86%) Finance
2 3 (10.71%) Marketing
3 1 (3.57%) Banking
3 1 (3.57%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (25.00%) Developer
2 5 (17.86%) Java Engineer
3 4 (14.29%) Analyst
3 4 (14.29%) DBA
4 3 (10.71%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Magento Developer
4 3 (10.71%) PHP Developer
4 3 (10.71%) PHP Magento Developer
4 3 (10.71%) Software Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) SQL DBA
5 2 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Support
5 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Java Software Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Support Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Tableau Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Oracle Applications DBA
6 1 (3.57%) SQL Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (25.00%) Spring
2 5 (17.86%) RESTful
2 5 (17.86%) Spring Boot
3 3 (10.71%) Node.js
3 3 (10.71%) Web Services
4 2 (7.14%) .NET
4 2 (7.14%) CSS
4 2 (7.14%) Django
4 2 (7.14%) HTML
4 2 (7.14%) Spring WebFlux
4 2 (7.14%) Vert.x
5 1 (3.57%) AngularJS
5 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (3.57%) HTML5
5 1 (3.57%) React
5 1 (3.57%) REST
5 1 (3.57%) SignalR
5 1 (3.57%) Spark Streaming
5 1 (3.57%) WebRTC
5 1 (3.57%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) NHS
2 3 (10.71%) Clustering
2 3 (10.71%) Replication
3 2 (7.14%) Algorithms
3 2 (7.14%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (3.57%) Mainframe
4 1 (3.57%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 8 (28.57%) Linux
2 5 (17.86%) Windows
3 4 (14.29%) Unix
4 2 (7.14%) CentOS
4 2 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (7.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (32.14%) DevOps
1 9 (32.14%) Software Engineering
2 5 (17.86%) OOP
3 4 (14.29%) Microservices
3 4 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (10.71%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (10.71%) Computer Science
4 3 (10.71%) CQRS
4 3 (10.71%) Data Modelling
4 3 (10.71%) High Availability
4 3 (10.71%) IT Strategy
4 3 (10.71%) Time Management
4 3 (10.71%) Web Development
5 2 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (7.14%) Change Control
5 2 (7.14%) MVC
5 2 (7.14%) OO
5 2 (7.14%) Scrum
5 2 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (7.14%) The Twelve-Factor App
Programming Languages
1 13 (46.43%) SQL
2 12 (42.86%) Java
3 7 (25.00%) Python
4 6 (21.43%) JavaScript
4 6 (21.43%) PHP
5 4 (14.29%) PowerShell
6 3 (10.71%) Bash Shell
6 3 (10.71%) C#
6 3 (10.71%) Java 8
6 3 (10.71%) T-SQL
7 2 (7.14%) C++
7 2 (7.14%) Groovy
7 2 (7.14%) Shell Script
8 1 (3.57%) PL/SQL
8 1 (3.57%) R
Qualifications
1 4 (14.29%) Degree
2 3 (10.71%) DBS Check
3 1 (3.57%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (3.57%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) GDPR
System Software
1 2 (7.14%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) Kubernetes
2 1 (3.57%) Ansible
2 1 (3.57%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.57%) Puppet
2 1 (3.57%) Salt
Vendors
1 7 (25.00%) Oracle
2 4 (14.29%) Tableau
3 3 (10.71%) AppDynamics
4 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
4 2 (7.14%) Splunk
5 1 (3.57%) Google
5 1 (3.57%) MuleSoft