Period
to 24 April 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 24 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PostgreSQL (Postgres)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
24 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 129 188 191
Rank change year-on-year +59 +3 -17
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 141 89 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 2.27% 1.20% 1.44%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.28% 3.51% 4.16%
Number of salaries quoted 120 65 107
Manchester median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% -3.41% +3.53%
10th Percentile £26,700 £27,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £67,579 £75,000 £60,000
North West median annual salary £50,000 £43,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year +15.61% +1.76% +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 Manchester with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 1,936 2,535 2,646
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 31.12% 34.19% 34.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1,602 2,198 2,298
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -3.61%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,000 £26,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £65,000 £60,000
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

PostgreSQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for PostgreSQL in Manchester

PostgreSQL
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for PostgreSQL in Manchester

PostgreSQL
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PostgreSQL in Manchester over the 6 months to 24 April 2019.

Salary histogram for PostgreSQL in Manchester

PostgreSQL
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PostgreSQL within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 24 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
Altrincham +4 9 £40,000 -11.11%
Salford - 3 - -
Stockport +19 2 £40,000 +14.29%
Bolton - 1 £34,000 -
PostgreSQL
North West

For the 6 months to 24 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 Manchester region with a requirement for PostgreSQL.

1 79 (56.03%) MySQL
2 71 (50.35%) Java
3 64 (45.39%) Python
3 64 (45.39%) Agile Software Development
4 49 (34.75%) Software Engineering
5 48 (34.04%) Docker
6 46 (32.62%) DevOps
7 45 (31.91%) Spring
8 44 (31.21%) JavaScript
8 44 (31.21%) PHP
9 43 (30.50%) Node.js
10 39 (27.66%) TDD
11 38 (26.95%) Git (software)
12 36 (25.53%) Test Automation
13 34 (24.11%) Gradle
14 33 (23.40%) Maven
15 32 (22.70%) SQL Server
16 31 (21.99%) Hibernate
16 31 (21.99%) MongoDB
17 30 (21.28%) Selenium
18 29 (20.57%) NoSQL
18 29 (20.57%) SQL
18 29 (20.57%) JUnit
18 29 (20.57%) Java 8
19 27 (19.15%) Microservices
20 25 (17.73%) Analytics
21 24 (17.02%) C++
22 23 (16.31%) HTML
22 23 (16.31%) Jenkins
22 23 (16.31%) BDD

PostgreSQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 15 (10.64%) Elasticsearch
2 10 (7.09%) Drupal
3 7 (4.96%) Apache
3 7 (4.96%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (2.84%) nginx
5 2 (1.42%) Cloud Foundry
5 2 (1.42%) CloudStack
5 2 (1.42%) IIS
5 2 (1.42%) OpenStack
5 2 (1.42%) WildFly
6 1 (0.71%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.71%) CMS
6 1 (0.71%) SAS
6 1 (0.71%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.71%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (1.42%) SPSS
2 1 (0.71%) S-PLUS
2 1 (0.71%) Stata
Business Applications
1 1 (0.71%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 19 (13.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (9.22%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (7.09%) IaaS
3 10 (7.09%) SaaS
4 9 (6.38%) PaaS
5 8 (5.67%) Google Cloud Platform
6 7 (4.96%) AWS Lambda
6 7 (4.96%) Azure Data Factory
6 7 (4.96%) Serverless
7 2 (1.42%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (1.42%) GitHub
8 1 (0.71%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 1 (0.71%) Amazon SageMaker
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.42%) Firewall
1 2 (1.42%) TCP/IP
1 2 (1.42%) VLAN
2 1 (0.71%) Asterisk PBX
2 1 (0.71%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (56.03%) MySQL
2 32 (22.70%) SQL Server
3 31 (21.99%) MongoDB
4 29 (20.57%) NoSQL
5 17 (12.06%) Apache Cassandra
6 13 (9.22%) Redis
6 13 (9.22%) Relational Database
7 8 (5.67%) Big Data
8 7 (4.96%) Azure SQL Database
8 7 (4.96%) MariaDB
9 4 (2.84%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 4 (2.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (2.13%) Hadoop
10 3 (2.13%) Neo4j
11 2 (1.42%) Amazon Redshift
11 2 (1.42%) Data Mining
11 2 (1.42%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (1.42%) HBase
11 2 (1.42%) SQL Server 2008
11 2 (1.42%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 38 (26.95%) Git (software)
2 34 (24.11%) Gradle
3 33 (23.40%) Maven
4 30 (21.28%) Selenium
5 29 (20.57%) JUnit
6 23 (16.31%) Jenkins
7 22 (15.60%) Vagrant
8 20 (14.18%) Gatling
8 20 (14.18%) Spock
9 10 (7.09%) Ant
10 9 (6.38%) Katalon Studio
10 9 (6.38%) Mockito
11 8 (5.67%) Subversion
12 6 (4.26%) TestRail
13 5 (3.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 5 (3.55%) RSpec
13 5 (3.55%) webpack
14 3 (2.13%) JIRA
15 2 (1.42%) Oracle Forms
15 2 (1.42%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 13 (9.22%) Finance
2 7 (4.96%) Retail
3 5 (3.55%) Law
3 5 (3.55%) Publishing
4 2 (1.42%) Banking
5 1 (0.71%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 59 (41.84%) Developer
2 36 (25.53%) Software Engineer
3 28 (19.86%) Java Engineer
4 21 (14.89%) Java Software Engineer
5 19 (13.48%) Senior Software Engineer
6 15 (10.64%) Senior Java Engineer
6 15 (10.64%) Senior Java Software Engineer
7 14 (9.93%) PHP Developer
7 14 (9.93%) Python Developer
8 11 (7.80%) C# Developer
9 9 (6.38%) Architect
9 9 (6.38%) Java Developer
9 9 (6.38%) Performance Specialist
9 9 (6.38%) Ruby Developer
10 7 (4.96%) Administrator
10 7 (4.96%) DBA
10 7 (4.96%) Full Stack Developer
11 6 (4.26%) C Developer
11 6 (4.26%) C++ Developer
11 6 (4.26%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (31.91%) Spring
2 43 (30.50%) Node.js
3 31 (21.99%) Hibernate
4 23 (16.31%) HTML
5 22 (15.60%) CSS
6 15 (10.64%) Elastic Stack
7 14 (9.93%) React
7 14 (9.93%) Spring Boot
8 13 (9.22%) Ruby on Rails
9 12 (8.51%) SOAP
10 11 (7.80%) .NET
10 11 (7.80%) J2EE
10 11 (7.80%) RESTful
11 9 (6.38%) AngularJS
11 9 (6.38%) Laravel
12 8 (5.67%) LAMP
13 6 (4.26%) JSON
13 6 (4.26%) LAPP Stack
13 6 (4.26%) REST
14 5 (3.55%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 23 (16.31%) Greenfield Project
2 14 (9.93%) Fintech
3 8 (5.67%) Algorithms
4 7 (4.96%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (3.55%) User Experience
6 4 (2.84%) Self-Motivation
7 3 (2.13%) Cyberthreat
8 2 (1.42%) Data Centre
8 2 (1.42%) Private Cloud
8 2 (1.42%) Replication
9 1 (0.71%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.71%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (0.71%) FMCG
9 1 (0.71%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 16 (11.35%) Linux
2 4 (2.84%) Unix
3 3 (2.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (2.13%) Windows
4 2 (1.42%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.71%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (45.39%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (34.75%) Software Engineering
3 46 (32.62%) DevOps
4 39 (27.66%) TDD
5 36 (25.53%) Test Automation
6 27 (19.15%) Microservices
7 25 (17.73%) Analytics
8 23 (16.31%) BDD
8 23 (16.31%) Open Source
9 21 (14.89%) Collaborative Working
10 19 (13.48%) OOP
11 17 (12.06%) OO
11 17 (12.06%) Scrum
12 12 (8.51%) Computer Science
12 12 (8.51%) Mentoring
13 11 (7.80%) SDLC
14 10 (7.09%) Kanban
14 10 (7.09%) Service Delivery
15 9 (6.38%) Data Modelling
15 9 (6.38%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 71 (50.35%) Java
2 64 (45.39%) Python
3 44 (31.21%) JavaScript
3 44 (31.21%) PHP
4 29 (20.57%) Java 8
4 29 (20.57%) SQL
5 24 (17.02%) C++
6 21 (14.89%) Ruby
7 17 (12.06%) C#
8 14 (9.93%) C
9 11 (7.80%) TypeScript
10 10 (7.09%) Shell Script
11 7 (4.96%) PHP 7
12 6 (4.26%) ES6
12 6 (4.26%) Perl
13 5 (3.55%) Apple Swift
13 5 (3.55%) Kotlin
13 5 (3.55%) MATLAB
13 5 (3.55%) Objective-C
13 5 (3.55%) R
Qualifications
1 6 (4.26%) Degree
1 6 (4.26%) DV Cleared
1 6 (4.26%) Security Cleared
2 3 (2.13%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.42%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.71%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.26%) QA
2 2 (1.42%) GDPR
System Software
1 48 (34.04%) Docker
2 2 (1.42%) HDFS
2 2 (1.42%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 23 (16.31%) Ansible
2 21 (14.89%) Terraform
3 12 (8.51%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (4.96%) Kubernetes
5 4 (2.84%) Capistrano
6 2 (1.42%) Graphite
6 2 (1.42%) Graylog
6 2 (1.42%) HAProxy
6 2 (1.42%) logstash
6 2 (1.42%) Puppet
6 2 (1.42%) ZABBIX
7 1 (0.71%) Nagios
Vendors
1 18 (12.77%) Oracle
2 15 (10.64%) Microsoft
3 2 (1.42%) SaltStack
4 1 (0.71%) Cloudera
4 1 (0.71%) Databricks
4 1 (0.71%) Dataiku
4 1 (0.71%) Google
4 1 (0.71%) Hortonworks
4 1 (0.71%) Zend