Period
to 16 December 2018

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

PostgreSQL (Postgres)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 170 215 202
Rank change year-on-year +45 -13 +11
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 120 83 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.69% 1.07% 1.16%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.54% 3.25% 3.31%
Number of salaries quoted 98 63 76
Manchester median annual salary £51,250 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.59% -5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £32,500 £27,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £68,770 £75,500 £62,500
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 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 2,167 2,551 2,599
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 30.47% 32.79% 34.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1,927 2,200 2,324
Manchester median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £63,750 £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 16 December 2018.

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 16 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
Altrincham -10 5 £40,000 -11.11%
Stockport +9 1 £45,000 +34.33% 3
Cheadle - 1 £32,500 -
Salford - 1 £65,000 -
PostgreSQL
North West

For the 6 months to 16 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 Manchester region with a requirement for PostgreSQL.

1 65 (54.17%) MySQL
2 53 (44.17%) Java
3 51 (42.50%) Agile Software Development
4 44 (36.67%) Docker
5 41 (34.17%) Git (software)
6 38 (31.67%) MongoDB
6 38 (31.67%) Node.js
6 38 (31.67%) Python
7 37 (30.83%) DevOps
7 37 (30.83%) Microservices
8 36 (30.00%) Spring
8 36 (30.00%) Gradle
9 35 (29.17%) SQL
10 34 (28.33%) Software Engineering
11 33 (27.50%) JavaScript
12 31 (25.83%) Maven
13 30 (25.00%) NoSQL
14 25 (20.83%) Apache Cassandra
14 25 (20.83%) PHP
14 25 (20.83%) Linux
15 24 (20.00%) Java 8
16 23 (19.17%) Oracle
17 22 (18.33%) JUnit
17 22 (18.33%) TDD
17 22 (18.33%) Jenkins
18 21 (17.50%) Test Automation
18 21 (17.50%) RESTful
19 20 (16.67%) Open Source
20 18 (15.00%) SQL Server
20 18 (15.00%) Ant

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 10 (8.33%) Apache
2 6 (5.00%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (3.33%) Drupal
3 4 (3.33%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (2.50%) WildFly
5 2 (1.67%) CMS
6 1 (0.83%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.83%) nginx
6 1 (0.83%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.83%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (0.83%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 14 (11.67%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (9.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (7.50%) IaaS
3 9 (7.50%) SaaS
4 6 (5.00%) Azure Data Factory
4 6 (5.00%) Google Cloud Platform
4 6 (5.00%) PaaS
5 4 (3.33%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.83%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.83%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (0.83%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.67%) Internet
2 3 (2.50%) Asterisk PBX
2 3 (2.50%) DHCP
2 3 (2.50%) OpenVPN
2 3 (2.50%) SAN
2 3 (2.50%) VoIP
2 3 (2.50%) VPN
3 1 (0.83%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (0.83%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (0.83%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (54.17%) MySQL
2 38 (31.67%) MongoDB
3 30 (25.00%) NoSQL
4 25 (20.83%) Apache Cassandra
5 18 (15.00%) SQL Server
6 12 (10.00%) Relational Database
7 10 (8.33%) Big Data
8 8 (6.67%) MariaDB
9 7 (5.83%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 7 (5.83%) Neo4j
10 6 (5.00%) Azure SQL Database
11 5 (4.17%) Amazon RDS
11 5 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
12 4 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
13 3 (2.50%) HBase
13 3 (2.50%) Redis
13 3 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
13 3 (2.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 2 (1.67%) Oracle Database
15 1 (0.83%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 41 (34.17%) Git (software)
2 36 (30.00%) Gradle
3 31 (25.83%) Maven
4 22 (18.33%) Jenkins
4 22 (18.33%) JUnit
5 18 (15.00%) Ant
6 13 (10.83%) Mockito
7 12 (10.00%) Selenium
8 9 (7.50%) Gatling
8 9 (7.50%) Spock
9 5 (4.17%) Vagrant
10 4 (3.33%) JIRA
10 4 (3.33%) Subversion
11 3 (2.50%) GoCD
11 3 (2.50%) Katalon Studio
11 3 (2.50%) Mercurial
11 3 (2.50%) Oracle Forms
11 3 (2.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 3 (2.50%) Travis CI
11 3 (2.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (12.50%) Finance
2 6 (5.00%) Retail
3 3 (2.50%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.83%) Dutch Language
4 1 (0.83%) French Language
4 1 (0.83%) Law
4 1 (0.83%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 51 (42.50%) Developer
2 25 (20.83%) Java Engineer
3 20 (16.67%) Software Engineer
4 14 (11.67%) Java Software Engineer
5 12 (10.00%) DBA
6 11 (9.17%) Python Developer
7 10 (8.33%) Administrator
7 10 (8.33%) Java Developer
7 10 (8.33%) Senior Software Engineer
8 8 (6.67%) Architect
8 8 (6.67%) Data Engineer
8 8 (6.67%) SQL Developer
9 7 (5.83%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 7 (5.83%) Data Administrator
9 7 (5.83%) Database Engineer
9 7 (5.83%) Senior Java Engineer
9 7 (5.83%) Senior Java Software Engineer
10 6 (5.00%) C# Developer
10 6 (5.00%) DevOps Engineer
10 6 (5.00%) Node.js Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (31.67%) Node.js
2 36 (30.00%) Spring
3 21 (17.50%) RESTful
4 18 (15.00%) Spring Boot
5 15 (12.50%) CSS
5 15 (12.50%) HTML
6 13 (10.83%) Hibernate
6 13 (10.83%) React
7 11 (9.17%) Django
7 11 (9.17%) REST
8 10 (8.33%) AngularJS
9 8 (6.67%) Elastic Stack
10 7 (5.83%) .NET
10 7 (5.83%) LAPP Stack
10 7 (5.83%) SOAP
10 7 (5.83%) Web Services
11 5 (4.17%) Ruby on Rails
12 4 (3.33%) jQuery
12 4 (3.33%) LAMP
13 3 (2.50%) Grails
Miscellaneous
1 18 (15.00%) Greenfield Project
2 9 (7.50%) Self-Motivation
3 7 (5.83%) Fintech
4 6 (5.00%) Algorithms
4 6 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (3.33%) Replication
5 4 (3.33%) User Experience
6 3 (2.50%) Clustering
7 2 (1.67%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.83%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.83%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 25 (20.83%) Linux
2 5 (4.17%) Ubuntu
3 4 (3.33%) Android
4 3 (2.50%) Apple iOS
4 3 (2.50%) Debian
4 3 (2.50%) Windows
4 3 (2.50%) Windows Server
5 2 (1.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (42.50%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (30.83%) DevOps
2 37 (30.83%) Microservices
3 34 (28.33%) Software Engineering
4 22 (18.33%) TDD
5 21 (17.50%) Test Automation
6 20 (16.67%) Open Source
7 18 (15.00%) OOP
8 17 (14.17%) Continuous Integration
9 15 (12.50%) Scrum
10 14 (11.67%) Analytics
11 13 (10.83%) Data Modelling
12 11 (9.17%) Collaborative Working
12 11 (9.17%) Mentoring
12 11 (9.17%) OO
12 11 (9.17%) Software Architecture
13 10 (8.33%) BDD
13 10 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
13 10 (8.33%) SOA
14 9 (7.50%) CQRS
Programming Languages
1 53 (44.17%) Java
2 38 (31.67%) Python
3 35 (29.17%) SQL
4 33 (27.50%) JavaScript
5 25 (20.83%) PHP
6 24 (20.00%) Java 8
7 17 (14.17%) C++
8 15 (12.50%) C#
9 7 (5.83%) Bash Shell
10 6 (5.00%) Ruby
10 6 (5.00%) TypeScript
11 5 (4.17%) Perl
11 5 (4.17%) Scala
12 3 (2.50%) C
12 3 (2.50%) Groovy
12 3 (2.50%) PowerShell
13 2 (1.67%) Apple Swift
13 2 (1.67%) PHP 7
13 2 (1.67%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.83%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 1 (0.83%) CCNA
1 1 (0.83%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (0.83%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.00%) QA
2 1 (0.83%) Cyber Essentials
2 1 (0.83%) GDPR
System Software
1 44 (36.67%) Docker
2 3 (2.50%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 14 (11.67%) Terraform
2 11 (9.17%) Ansible
3 6 (5.00%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.83%) FortiGate
4 1 (0.83%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.83%) Puppet
Vendors
1 23 (19.17%) Oracle
2 14 (11.67%) Microsoft
3 5 (4.17%) Google
4 3 (2.50%) Telerik
5 1 (0.83%) Cisco
5 1 (0.83%) Fortinet
5 1 (0.83%) Juniper
5 1 (0.83%) Sophos
5 1 (0.83%) Tableau
5 1 (0.83%) Zend