Period
to 19 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Dorset 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 19 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PostgreSQL (Postgres)
South West > Dorset
6 months to
19 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 90 78 98
Rank change year-on-year -12 +20 +31
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 19 40 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 1.64% 2.92% 0.10%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.77% 7.59% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 19 17 1
Dorset median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% - +13.33%
10th Percentile £42,500 £29,800 £41,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £43,750 £43,750
South West median annual salary £51,500 £42,500 £48,750
% change year-on-year +21.18% -12.82% +14.71%

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 Dorset with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Dorset
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 398 527 324
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 34.31% 38.52% 33.51%
Number of salaries quoted 379 471 282
Dorset median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £23,750
90th Percentile £66,250 £50,000 £48,750
South West median annual salary £45,000 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +9.76% -3.53% +8.97%

PostgreSQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

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

Job vacancy trend for PostgreSQL in Dorset

PostgreSQL
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Salary trend for PostgreSQL in Dorset

PostgreSQL
Salary Histogram in Dorset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PostgreSQL in Dorset over the 6 months to 19 January 2019.

Salary histogram for PostgreSQL in Dorset

PostgreSQL
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PostgreSQL within the Dorset region over the 6 months to 19 January 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
Bournemouth -13 11 £45,000 +38.46% 1
Poole 0 7 £55,000 +29.41%
PostgreSQL
South West

For the 6 months to 19 January 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 Dorset region with a requirement for PostgreSQL.

1 18 (94.74%) MySQL
2 16 (84.21%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (84.21%) Google Cloud Platform
3 15 (78.95%) Java
4 13 (68.42%) Microservices
5 12 (63.16%) MariaDB
6 11 (57.89%) Python
7 10 (52.63%) PHP
7 10 (52.63%) Go
7 10 (52.63%) MongoDB
8 9 (47.37%) Git (software)
9 8 (42.11%) Microsoft Azure
9 8 (42.11%) Node.js
9 8 (42.11%) Jenkins
9 8 (42.11%) Google
9 8 (42.11%) C
10 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (36.84%) Spring
10 7 (36.84%) Critical Thinking
11 6 (31.58%) Relational Database
11 6 (31.58%) RESTful
12 5 (26.32%) SaaS
12 5 (26.32%) JAX-RS
12 5 (26.32%) Docker
12 5 (26.32%) DevOps
12 5 (26.32%) Kubernetes
12 5 (26.32%) Java 8
12 5 (26.32%) Dropwizard
12 5 (26.32%) Spatial Data
13 4 (21.05%) SDLC

PostgreSQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dorset 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:

Applications
1 1 (5.26%) AutoCAD
Cloud Services
1 16 (84.21%) Amazon AWS
1 16 (84.21%) Google Cloud Platform
2 8 (42.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (26.32%) SaaS
4 3 (15.79%) Google Container Engine
5 1 (5.26%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (5.26%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (94.74%) MySQL
2 12 (63.16%) MariaDB
3 10 (52.63%) MongoDB
4 6 (31.58%) Relational Database
5 5 (26.32%) Spatial Data
6 3 (15.79%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (5.26%) GIS
7 1 (5.26%) NoSQL
7 1 (5.26%) QGIS
7 1 (5.26%) Redis
7 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (47.37%) Git (software)
2 8 (42.11%) Jenkins
3 3 (15.79%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (5.26%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Developer
1 6 (31.58%) Technical Leader
2 5 (26.32%) Senior Developer
3 4 (21.05%) Java Developer
3 4 (21.05%) Senior Java Developer
4 3 (15.79%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Senior Technical Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Technical Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Backend Developer
6 1 (5.26%) C Developer
6 1 (5.26%) C# Developer
6 1 (5.26%) C/C++ Developer
6 1 (5.26%) C++ Developer
6 1 (5.26%) C++/C# Developer
6 1 (5.26%) GIS Manager
6 1 (5.26%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (5.26%) PHP Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Python Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Software Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (42.11%) Node.js
2 7 (36.84%) Spring
3 6 (31.58%) RESTful
4 5 (26.32%) Dropwizard
4 5 (26.32%) JAX-RS
5 2 (10.53%) Spring Boot
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (68.42%) Microservices
2 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (36.84%) Critical Thinking
3 5 (26.32%) DevOps
4 4 (21.05%) SDLC
5 3 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (15.79%) Open Source
6 2 (10.53%) Mentoring
7 1 (5.26%) OO
7 1 (5.26%) OOA/OOD
7 1 (5.26%) OOD
7 1 (5.26%) Process Improvement
7 1 (5.26%) Software Engineering
7 1 (5.26%) Spatial Analysis
Programming Languages
1 15 (78.95%) Java
2 11 (57.89%) Python
3 10 (52.63%) Go
3 10 (52.63%) PHP
4 8 (42.11%) C
5 5 (26.32%) Java 8
6 3 (15.79%) Bash Shell
7 1 (5.26%) Apple Swift
7 1 (5.26%) C#
7 1 (5.26%) C++
7 1 (5.26%) ES6
7 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
7 1 (5.26%) Kotlin
7 1 (5.26%) Objective-C
7 1 (5.26%) Perl
7 1 (5.26%) Ruby
7 1 (5.26%) TypeScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) QA
System Software
1 5 (26.32%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (26.32%) Kubernetes
2 3 (15.79%) Ansible
2 3 (15.79%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (15.79%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (42.11%) Google
2 1 (5.26%) ESRI