Period
to 23 April 2019

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 23 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PostgreSQL (Postgres)
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
23 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 113 133 133
Rank change year-on-year +20 0 +4
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 27 51 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 1.27% 1.52% 0.53%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.82% 4.64% 1.59%
Number of salaries quoted 22 37 8
Cheshire median annual salary £48,750 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.63% +11.76% +17.24%
10th Percentile £32,875 £27,500 £36,000
90th Percentile £83,500 £56,250 £47,000
North West median annual salary £50,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +13.64% +3.53% +9.68%

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 560 1,099 754
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 26.38% 32.80% 33.47%
Number of salaries quoted 401 869 636
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,750 £26,625
90th Percentile £63,750 £58,750 £57,500
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 23 April 2019.

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 23 April 2019. 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 +8 7 £65,000 +62.50%
Winsford - 5 £32,500 -
Macclesfield - 4 £50,000 -
Nantwich - 4 £42,500 -
Knutsford +22 3 £37,500 -50.00% 1
Chester +30 1 £40,000 -
Sandbach -5 1 £47,500 -
PostgreSQL
North West

For the 6 months to 23 April 2019, 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 20 (74.07%) SQL
2 14 (51.85%) Java
3 13 (48.15%) MySQL
4 12 (44.44%) SQL Server
5 11 (40.74%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (33.33%) Spring
6 9 (33.33%) Software Engineering
6 9 (33.33%) DevOps
7 8 (29.63%) Relational Database
7 8 (29.63%) Amazon AWS
7 8 (29.63%) JavaScript
8 7 (25.93%) C#
8 7 (25.93%) Linux
8 7 (25.93%) Finance
9 6 (22.22%) Windows
9 6 (22.22%) Python
9 6 (22.22%) Oracle
9 6 (22.22%) MongoDB
9 6 (22.22%) AngularJS
9 6 (22.22%) Docker
9 6 (22.22%) React
9 6 (22.22%) Greenfield Project
9 6 (22.22%) Problem-Solving
10 5 (18.52%) Microservices
10 5 (18.52%) Performance Tuning
10 5 (18.52%) SaaS
10 5 (18.52%) JUnit
10 5 (18.52%) PHP
10 5 (18.52%) Data Modelling
10 5 (18.52%) Microsoft

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 3 (11.11%) Tomcat
2 2 (7.41%) Confluence
3 1 (3.70%) Apache
3 1 (3.70%) nginx
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 8 (29.63%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (18.52%) SaaS
3 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (3.70%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (3.70%) Dialogflow
4 1 (3.70%) OpenShift
4 1 (3.70%) Wit.ai
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) VPN
1 2 (7.41%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (48.15%) MySQL
2 12 (44.44%) SQL Server
3 8 (29.63%) Relational Database
4 6 (22.22%) MongoDB
5 4 (14.81%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (14.81%) RDBMS
5 4 (14.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (14.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (11.11%) DB2
6 3 (11.11%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 2 (7.41%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (3.70%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (3.70%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (3.70%) NoSQL
8 1 (3.70%) OLTP
8 1 (3.70%) Redis
Development Applications
1 5 (18.52%) JUnit
2 4 (14.81%) Git (software)
3 3 (11.11%) Maven
4 2 (7.41%) Ant
4 2 (7.41%) Bitbucket
4 2 (7.41%) Gradle
4 2 (7.41%) Jenkins
4 2 (7.41%) JIRA
4 2 (7.41%) Mockito
General
1 7 (25.93%) Finance
2 3 (11.11%) Banking
3 1 (3.70%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (18.52%) DBA
1 5 (18.52%) Developer
2 4 (14.81%) Architect
2 4 (14.81%) Data Architect
2 4 (14.81%) Java Engineer
2 4 (14.81%) Software Engineer
2 4 (14.81%) SQL DBA
3 3 (11.11%) AWS Developer
3 3 (11.11%) Java Developer
4 2 (7.41%) Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) C# Developer
4 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Support
4 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Java Software Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) SQL Developer
4 2 (7.41%) Support Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Junior
5 1 (3.70%) Oracle Applications DBA
5 1 (3.70%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (33.33%) Spring
2 6 (22.22%) AngularJS
2 6 (22.22%) React
3 4 (14.81%) .NET
3 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET
3 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (14.81%) CSS
3 4 (14.81%) Flash
3 4 (14.81%) HTML
3 4 (14.81%) HTML5
3 4 (14.81%) Node.js
3 4 (14.81%) SignalR
3 4 (14.81%) Vue.js
3 4 (14.81%) Web Services
3 4 (14.81%) WebRTC
3 4 (14.81%) WebSockets
4 2 (7.41%) Django
4 2 (7.41%) RESTful
4 2 (7.41%) Ruby on Rails
4 2 (7.41%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) Greenfield Project
2 5 (18.52%) NHS
3 4 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (14.81%) Clustering
3 4 (14.81%) Replication
4 3 (11.11%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (7.41%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (7.41%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (3.70%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 7 (25.93%) Linux
2 6 (22.22%) Windows
3 2 (7.41%) Android
3 2 (7.41%) Apple iOS
3 2 (7.41%) CentOS
3 2 (7.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (7.41%) Unix
3 2 (7.41%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (40.74%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (33.33%) DevOps
2 9 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 6 (22.22%) Problem-Solving
4 5 (18.52%) Data Modelling
4 5 (18.52%) Microservices
4 5 (18.52%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (14.81%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (14.81%) Data Strategy
5 4 (14.81%) ETL
5 4 (14.81%) Front End Development
5 4 (14.81%) High Availability
5 4 (14.81%) IT Strategy
5 4 (14.81%) Master Data Management
5 4 (14.81%) MVC
5 4 (14.81%) OO
6 3 (11.11%) Customer Engagement
6 3 (11.11%) Scrum
6 3 (11.11%) SDLC
6 3 (11.11%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 20 (74.07%) SQL
2 14 (51.85%) Java
3 8 (29.63%) JavaScript
4 7 (25.93%) C#
5 6 (22.22%) Python
6 5 (18.52%) PHP
7 4 (14.81%) T-SQL
8 3 (11.11%) C++
9 2 (7.41%) C
9 2 (7.41%) Java 8
9 2 (7.41%) PowerShell
9 2 (7.41%) TypeScript
10 1 (3.70%) PL/SQL
10 1 (3.70%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) DBS Check
1 3 (11.11%) Degree
2 2 (7.41%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (3.70%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.81%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.70%) GDPR
System Software
1 6 (22.22%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) Ansible
1 1 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (3.70%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (22.22%) Oracle
2 5 (18.52%) Microsoft
3 4 (14.81%) AppDynamics
4 3 (11.11%) JNBridge
5 1 (3.70%) Facebook
5 1 (3.70%) Google
5 1 (3.70%) MuleSoft
5 1 (3.70%) SaltStack