The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Merseyside with a requirement for PostgreSQL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited PostgreSQL over the 3 months to 22 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
North West / Merseyside
Rank 61 59 50
Rank change year-on-year -2 -9  
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 6 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 1.06% 0.82% 0.84%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.76% 2.14% 2.06%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 2
Median salary £28,250 £35,000 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -19.28% -9.67%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £31,500 £37,750
10% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £35,000 £39,750
UK excluding London median salary £44,148 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -1.89% +12.50%  

PostgreSQL is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Merseyside with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Merseyside
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 217 187 194
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 38.41% 38.24% 40.84%
Number of salaries quoted 185 154 164
Median salary £40,000 £42,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.32% +5.62%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,573 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

PostgreSQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Merseyside citing PostgreSQL as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Job vacancy trend for PostgreSQL in Merseyside

PostgreSQL
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Salary trend for PostgreSQL in Merseyside

PostgreSQL
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PostgreSQL within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 22 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool +9 6 £28,250 -19.28%
PostgreSQL
North West

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 22 March 2017, IT jobs citing PostgreSQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Merseyside region with a requirement for PostgreSQL.

1 6 (85.71%) SQL
1 6 (85.71%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (71.43%) Linux
2 5 (71.43%) Web Services
3 4 (57.14%) C#
3 4 (57.14%) Ruby
3 4 (57.14%) Ubuntu
3 4 (57.14%) Ruby on Rails
3 4 (57.14%) SDLC
4 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (42.86%) TDD
4 3 (42.86%) Subversion
4 3 (42.86%) Git (software)
4 3 (42.86%) C++
4 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
4 3 (42.86%) .NET
5 2 (28.57%) MySQL
5 2 (28.57%) Oracle
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
5 2 (28.57%) CSS
5 2 (28.57%) SOAP
5 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
5 2 (28.57%) MVC
5 2 (28.57%) Scrum
5 2 (28.57%) VB
5 2 (28.57%) VB.NET
5 2 (28.57%) HTML
5 2 (28.57%) Java
5 2 (28.57%) OO
5 2 (28.57%) MS Excel

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside 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 2 (28.57%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
1 2 (28.57%) Spreadsheet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Data Mining
1 2 (28.57%) MS Access
1 2 (28.57%) MySQL
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Git (software)
1 3 (42.86%) Subversion
2 2 (28.57%) Cucumber
2 2 (28.57%) RSpec
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Applications Support
2 2 (28.57%) Applications Support Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Data Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Software Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Data Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) C++ Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Junior
3 1 (14.29%) Junior C++ Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) Web Services
2 4 (57.14%) Ruby on Rails
3 3 (42.86%) .NET
4 2 (28.57%) Ajax
4 2 (28.57%) CSS
4 2 (28.57%) HTML
4 2 (28.57%) HTML5
4 2 (28.57%) jQuery
4 2 (28.57%) Phusion Passenger
4 2 (28.57%) RESTful
4 2 (28.57%) SOAP
5 1 (14.29%) Apache Axis
5 1 (14.29%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 1 (14.29%) Qt
5 1 (14.29%) STL
5 1 (14.29%) XML
5 1 (14.29%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
2 2 (28.57%) N-Tier
3 1 (14.29%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Linux
2 4 (57.14%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) SDLC
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) TDD
3 2 (28.57%) Automated Testing
3 2 (28.57%) B2B
3 2 (28.57%) BDD
3 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (28.57%) CRM
3 2 (28.57%) Data Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) ETL
3 2 (28.57%) Integration Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Kanban
3 2 (28.57%) MVC
3 2 (28.57%) OO
3 2 (28.57%) Pair Programming
3 2 (28.57%) Release Management
3 2 (28.57%) Scrum
3 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
3 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) C#
2 4 (57.14%) Ruby
3 3 (42.86%) C++
3 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
4 2 (28.57%) Java
4 2 (28.57%) Smalltalk
4 2 (28.57%) VB
4 2 (28.57%) VB.NET
5 1 (14.29%) Perl
5 1 (14.29%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle