Period
to 25 September 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 25 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PostgreSQL (Postgres)
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 134 155 137
Rank change year-on-year +21 -18 +14
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 29 20 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 1.05% 0.71% 0.095%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.44% 2.22% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 29 11 1
Cheshire median annual salary £47,500 £43,000 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.47% +48.28% -22.67%
10th Percentile £36,250 £29,250 £24,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £48,750 £33,500
North West median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +20.00% -21.05% +26.67%

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 842 901 660
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 30.51% 31.81% 31.40%
Number of salaries quoted 686 747 597
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £58,750 £55,000
North West median annual salary £44,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +8.64% +1.25% -

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 25 September 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 25 September 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 +7 6 £45,000 +28.57%
Knutsford - 6 £60,500 -
Warrington +10 4 £48,250 +12.21% 2
Chester -3 3 £65,000 +118.49% 1
Macclesfield - 2 £37,500 - 1
Nantwich - 2 £42,500 -
PostgreSQL
North West

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 (44.83%) Java
1 13 (44.83%) MySQL
1 13 (44.83%) SQL
2 11 (37.93%) DevOps
3 10 (34.48%) Git (software)
3 10 (34.48%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (31.03%) MongoDB
4 9 (31.03%) Spring
5 7 (24.14%) Oracle
5 7 (24.14%) RESTful
5 7 (24.14%) Gradle
5 7 (24.14%) Spring Boot
6 6 (20.69%) Docker
6 6 (20.69%) Bash Shell
6 6 (20.69%) Software Engineering
6 6 (20.69%) SQL Server
6 6 (20.69%) JavaScript
6 6 (20.69%) Tomcat
6 6 (20.69%) Finance
7 5 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (17.24%) Shell Script
7 5 (17.24%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (17.24%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (17.24%) Web Services
7 5 (17.24%) PHP
7 5 (17.24%) Groovy
7 5 (17.24%) PowerShell
7 5 (17.24%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (17.24%) NoSQL
7 5 (17.24%) Splunk

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 6 (20.69%) Tomcat
2 4 (13.79%) JBoss
2 4 (13.79%) Jetty
2 4 (13.79%) WebLogic
2 4 (13.79%) WebSphere
3 2 (6.90%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (13.79%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 10 (34.48%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (13.79%) AWS CloudFormation
3 3 (10.34%) Serverless
4 2 (6.90%) npm
4 2 (6.90%) OpenShift
5 1 (3.45%) Amazon Kinesis
5 1 (3.45%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (3.45%) GitHub
5 1 (3.45%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (3.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (44.83%) MySQL
2 9 (31.03%) MongoDB
3 6 (20.69%) SQL Server
4 5 (17.24%) Amazon Redshift
4 5 (17.24%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (17.24%) MariaDB
4 5 (17.24%) NoSQL
5 4 (13.79%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (13.79%) RDBMS
5 4 (13.79%) Relational Database
5 4 (13.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (13.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (10.34%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 2 (6.90%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (6.90%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (3.45%) Big Data
8 1 (3.45%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
8 1 (3.45%) Hadoop
8 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 10 (34.48%) Git (software)
2 7 (24.14%) Gradle
3 5 (17.24%) Jenkins
4 4 (13.79%) Cucumber
4 4 (13.79%) Geb
5 3 (10.34%) Ant
5 3 (10.34%) JUnit
5 3 (10.34%) Maven
5 3 (10.34%) Mockito
6 2 (6.90%) Eclipse
6 2 (6.90%) Selenium
7 1 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (3.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (20.69%) Finance
2 4 (13.79%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (27.59%) Developer
2 7 (24.14%) DevOps Engineer
3 5 (17.24%) Java Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Magento Developer
4 4 (13.79%) PHP Developer
4 4 (13.79%) PHP Magento Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 3 (10.34%) DBA
5 3 (10.34%) Senior DevOps
5 3 (10.34%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Data Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Java Software Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Senior Java Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Senior Java Software Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Senior Software Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Software Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) SQL DBA
6 2 (6.90%) Tableau Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (31.03%) Spring
2 7 (24.14%) RESTful
2 7 (24.14%) Spring Boot
3 5 (17.24%) Node.js
3 5 (17.24%) Web Services
4 4 (13.79%) Spring WebFlux
4 4 (13.79%) Vert.x
5 3 (10.34%) XML
6 2 (6.90%) J2EE
6 2 (6.90%) RAML
6 2 (6.90%) RxJava
6 2 (6.90%) Swagger
6 2 (6.90%) XSD
7 1 (3.45%) .NET
7 1 (3.45%) .NET Core
7 1 (3.45%) CSS
7 1 (3.45%) HTML
7 1 (3.45%) JSON
7 1 (3.45%) Spark Streaming
7 1 (3.45%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) Algorithms
1 2 (6.90%) Clustering
1 2 (6.90%) Computer Science
1 2 (6.90%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (6.90%) Greenfield Project
1 2 (6.90%) Replication
1 2 (6.90%) Xbox
2 1 (3.45%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.45%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.79%) Unix
2 3 (10.34%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (37.93%) DevOps
2 6 (20.69%) Software Engineering
3 5 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (17.24%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (17.24%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (17.24%) Dashboard Development
4 4 (13.79%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (13.79%) OOP
4 4 (13.79%) Test Automation
4 4 (13.79%) Time Management
5 3 (10.34%) CQRS
5 3 (10.34%) Data Modelling
5 3 (10.34%) ETL
5 3 (10.34%) Microservices
5 3 (10.34%) SDLC
5 3 (10.34%) Site Reliability Engineering
6 2 (6.90%) B2B
6 2 (6.90%) ITIL
6 2 (6.90%) Password Management
6 2 (6.90%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 13 (44.83%) Java
1 13 (44.83%) SQL
2 6 (20.69%) Bash Shell
2 6 (20.69%) JavaScript
3 5 (17.24%) Groovy
3 5 (17.24%) Java 8
3 5 (17.24%) PHP
3 5 (17.24%) PowerShell
3 5 (17.24%) Shell Script
4 4 (13.79%) Python
5 2 (6.90%) T-SQL
6 1 (3.45%) C#
6 1 (3.45%) C++
6 1 (3.45%) R
6 1 (3.45%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (10.34%) Degree
2 1 (3.45%) OCP
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (20.69%) Docker
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 5 (17.24%) Kubernetes
1 5 (17.24%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (13.79%) Ansible
2 4 (13.79%) Terraform
3 2 (6.90%) Puppet
4 1 (3.45%) Data Guard
4 1 (3.45%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (3.45%) Salt
4 1 (3.45%) SQL Sentry
Vendors
1 7 (24.14%) Oracle
2 5 (17.24%) Splunk
2 5 (17.24%) Tableau
3 4 (13.79%) Microsoft
4 2 (6.90%) AppDynamics
4 2 (6.90%) Google
4 2 (6.90%) Sybase
5 1 (3.45%) RedGate
5 1 (3.45%) SAP