The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PostgreSQL (Postgres)
England / North East
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 67 80 85
Rank change year-on-year +13 +5  
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 3 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 0.54% 0.63% 0.64%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.52% 1.85% 1.59%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 1
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £25,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +56.86%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

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 the North East with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
North East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 197 270 315
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 35.18% 34.13% 40.44%
Number of salaries quoted 189 242 263
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

PostgreSQL
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North East 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 the North East

PostgreSQL
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Salary trend for PostgreSQL in the North East

PostgreSQL
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PostgreSQL within the North East region over the 3 months to 25 June 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
Tyne and Wear +18 3 £35,000 -12.50% 2
PostgreSQL
England

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 North East region with a requirement for PostgreSQL.

1 4 (50.00%) Java
1 4 (50.00%) SQL
1 4 (50.00%) Spring
1 4 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (50.00%) Docker
2 3 (37.50%) Scrum
2 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) Advertising
2 3 (37.50%) MySQL
2 3 (37.50%) Linux
3 2 (25.00%) CSS
3 2 (25.00%) Web Services
3 2 (25.00%) JUnit
3 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (25.00%) Perl
3 2 (25.00%) PHP
3 2 (25.00%) HTTP
3 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (25.00%) Marketing
3 2 (25.00%) Degree
3 2 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (25.00%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (25.00%) Bash Shell
3 2 (25.00%) Puppet
3 2 (25.00%) Kubernetes
3 2 (25.00%) DevOps
3 2 (25.00%) Go
3 2 (25.00%) Opscode Chef

PostgreSQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 1 (12.50%) Apache Spark
1 1 (12.50%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (25.00%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) HTTP
2 1 (12.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) MySQL
2 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (12.50%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (12.50%) Big Data
3 1 (12.50%) Data Lake
3 1 (12.50%) Hadoop
3 1 (12.50%) HBase
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (25.00%) JUnit
General
1 3 (37.50%) Advertising
2 2 (25.00%) Marketing
3 1 (12.50%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Developer
1 4 (50.00%) Java Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Software Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Java Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Java Software Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Java Software Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Junior
3 2 (25.00%) Software Developer
4 1 (12.50%) C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Data Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Hadoop Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Junior Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Junior DevOps
4 1 (12.50%) Junior DevOps Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Junior Java Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) Spring
2 2 (25.00%) CSS
2 2 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (12.50%) .NET
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
3 1 (12.50%) DirectX
3 1 (12.50%) MFC
3 1 (12.50%) REST
3 1 (12.50%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
1 1 (12.50%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Ubuntu
2 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (37.50%) Scrum
1 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
2 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (25.00%) DevOps
2 2 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (12.50%) Code Coverage
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (12.50%) Data Engineering
3 1 (12.50%) Microservices
3 1 (12.50%) OOP
3 1 (12.50%) SDLC
3 1 (12.50%) SOLID
3 1 (12.50%) System Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
3 1 (12.50%) UML
3 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
3 1 (12.50%) User Stories
3 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) Java
1 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (25.00%) Go
2 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (25.00%) Perl
2 2 (25.00%) PHP
3 1 (12.50%) C++
3 1 (12.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Docker
2 1 (12.50%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Ansible
1 2 (25.00%) Kubernetes
1 2 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (25.00%) Puppet
1 2 (25.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Hortonworks
1 1 (12.50%) ILOG