Period
to 24 November 2017

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

PostgreSQL (Postgres)
England > North West
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 257 261 242
Rank change year-on-year +4 -19 -1
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 125 101 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.94% 0.81% 0.96%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.92% 2.34% 2.81%
Number of salaries quoted 96 85 111
North West median annual salary £43,000 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.44% +20.00% -6.25%
10th Percentile £28,750 £32,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £68,125 £67,500 £47,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% +11.11%

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 the North West with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 4279 4310 4479
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 32.29% 34.52% 34.30%
Number of salaries quoted 3625 3736 3851
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £58,750 £55,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

PostgreSQL
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing PostgreSQL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for PostgreSQL in the North West

PostgreSQL
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for PostgreSQL in the North West

PostgreSQL
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PostgreSQL in the North West over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for PostgreSQL in the North West

PostgreSQL
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PostgreSQL within the North West region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. 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
Manchester -7 78 £51,500 +14.44% 10
Cheshire -16 23 £45,750 +14.38% 2
Merseyside +26 13 £32,250 -10.42%
Lancashire - 10 £35,000 - 2
PostgreSQL
England

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

1 58 (46.40%) Java
2 54 (43.20%) Linux
3 51 (40.80%) SQL
3 51 (40.80%) SQL Server
4 50 (40.00%) Windows
5 49 (39.20%) MySQL
6 44 (35.20%) Agile Software Development
7 42 (33.60%) JavaScript
7 42 (33.60%) DevOps
8 41 (32.80%) Python
9 40 (32.00%) Software Engineering
10 37 (29.60%) Amazon AWS
10 37 (29.60%) .NET
11 35 (28.00%) Unix
12 34 (27.20%) Open Source
13 32 (25.60%) Ansible
14 31 (24.80%) PHP
15 30 (24.00%) Finance
16 28 (22.40%) Puppet
17 27 (21.60%) HTML
17 27 (21.60%) CSS
18 24 (19.20%) Git (software)
18 24 (19.20%) Relational Database
19 23 (18.40%) Opscode Chef
20 22 (17.60%) Analytics
20 22 (17.60%) Microsoft Azure
21 21 (16.80%) NoSQL
21 21 (16.80%) Oracle
21 21 (16.80%) C++
21 21 (16.80%) Go

PostgreSQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 20 (16.00%) Apache
2 17 (13.60%) Tomcat
3 10 (8.00%) Drupal
4 8 (6.40%) nginx
5 6 (4.80%) CMS
5 6 (4.80%) JBoss
6 5 (4.00%) WordPress
7 4 (3.20%) GeoServer
7 4 (3.20%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 2 (1.60%) GlassFish
8 2 (1.60%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.80%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (0.80%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.40%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 37 (29.60%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (17.60%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (12.80%) Google Cloud Platform
4 7 (5.60%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (1.60%) GitHub
5 2 (1.60%) OpenShift
6 1 (0.80%) npm
6 1 (0.80%) Office 365
6 1 (0.80%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.40%) Internet
2 5 (4.00%) Broadband
3 2 (1.60%) ADSL
3 2 (1.60%) MPLS
3 2 (1.60%) Network Security
3 2 (1.60%) SAN
4 1 (0.80%) Firewall
4 1 (0.80%) HTTP
4 1 (0.80%) IMAP
4 1 (0.80%) PBX
4 1 (0.80%) SMTP
4 1 (0.80%) SS7
4 1 (0.80%) VoIP
4 1 (0.80%) VPN
4 1 (0.80%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (40.80%) SQL Server
2 49 (39.20%) MySQL
3 24 (19.20%) Relational Database
4 21 (16.80%) NoSQL
5 18 (14.40%) Hadoop
6 17 (13.60%) Big Data
7 11 (8.80%) MongoDB
8 10 (8.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 10 (8.00%) Redis
9 7 (5.60%) Data Warehouse
9 7 (5.60%) SQL Server 2008
10 6 (4.80%) GIS
10 6 (4.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 5 (4.00%) SQLite
12 4 (3.20%) SQL Server 2005
12 4 (3.20%) SQL Server 2012
13 3 (2.40%) CouchDB
13 3 (2.40%) MariaDB
14 2 (1.60%) Oracle Database
14 2 (1.60%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 24 (19.20%) Git (software)
2 8 (6.40%) Eclipse
2 8 (6.40%) Subversion
3 6 (4.80%) Jenkins
3 6 (4.80%) JIRA
4 3 (2.40%) GitLab
4 3 (2.40%) Maven
4 3 (2.40%) Mercurial
4 3 (2.40%) PHPUnit
4 3 (2.40%) Selenium
4 3 (2.40%) TestRail
5 2 (1.60%) Ant
5 2 (1.60%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (1.60%) Gradle
5 2 (1.60%) Grunt
5 2 (1.60%) Jasmine
5 2 (1.60%) JUnit
5 2 (1.60%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.80%) git-flow
6 1 (0.80%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 30 (24.00%) Finance
2 17 (13.60%) Telecoms
3 16 (12.80%) Manufacturing
4 15 (12.00%) Electronics
4 15 (12.00%) Marketing
5 3 (2.40%) Publishing
5 3 (2.40%) Retail
6 1 (0.80%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.80%) Automotive
6 1 (0.80%) Billing
6 1 (0.80%) Games
Job Titles
1 43 (34.40%) Developer
2 27 (21.60%) Software Engineer
3 23 (18.40%) DevOps Engineer
4 13 (10.40%) Architect
5 12 (9.60%) Cloud Engineer
5 12 (9.60%) Cloud Software Engineer
5 12 (9.60%) DBA
6 10 (8.00%) Java Engineer
6 10 (8.00%) Java Software Engineer
7 9 (7.20%) Administrator
8 8 (6.40%) Senior Java Engineer
8 8 (6.40%) Senior Java Software Engineer
8 8 (6.40%) Senior Software Engineer
9 7 (5.60%) PHP Developer
9 7 (5.60%) Senior Architect
9 7 (5.60%) Senior Developer
9 7 (5.60%) Senior Solutions Architect
9 7 (5.60%) Solutions Architect
9 7 (5.60%) SQL DBA
10 6 (4.80%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (29.60%) .NET
2 27 (21.60%) CSS
2 27 (21.60%) HTML
3 20 (16.00%) jQuery
4 18 (14.40%) Node.js
5 16 (12.80%) Web Services
6 15 (12.00%) REST
7 13 (10.40%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 10 (8.00%) Spring
9 9 (7.20%) HTML5
9 9 (7.20%) LAPP Stack
9 9 (7.20%) RabbitMQ
9 9 (7.20%) React
10 8 (6.40%) AngularJS
10 8 (6.40%) SOAP
11 7 (5.60%) LAMP
12 6 (4.80%) Django
12 6 (4.80%) Express
13 5 (4.00%) CSS3
13 5 (4.00%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 16 (12.80%) Public Cloud
2 11 (8.80%) Replication
3 8 (6.40%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (4.80%) Computer Science
5 5 (4.00%) Cloud Native
5 5 (4.00%) Data Centre
5 5 (4.00%) Virtual Team
6 4 (3.20%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (3.20%) Management Information System
7 3 (2.40%) Greenfield Project
7 3 (2.40%) N-Tier
8 2 (1.60%) User Experience
8 2 (1.60%) W3C
9 1 (0.80%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.80%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (0.80%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 54 (43.20%) Linux
2 50 (40.00%) Windows
3 35 (28.00%) Unix
4 16 (12.80%) Debian
5 13 (10.40%) Windows Server
6 9 (7.20%) Ubuntu
7 5 (4.00%) CentOS
8 3 (2.40%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.80%) Android
9 1 (0.80%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.80%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (35.20%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (33.60%) DevOps
3 40 (32.00%) Software Engineering
4 34 (27.20%) Open Source
5 22 (17.60%) Analytics
6 19 (15.20%) Business Intelligence
7 17 (13.60%) Machine Learning
8 16 (12.80%) Continuous Delivery
9 15 (12.00%) Digital Marketing
9 15 (12.00%) Programme Management
10 14 (11.20%) TDD
10 14 (11.20%) Unit Testing
11 13 (10.40%) Refactoring
12 12 (9.60%) OO
13 10 (8.00%) Microservices
13 10 (8.00%) Scrum
14 9 (7.20%) Data Protection
14 9 (7.20%) ITIL
15 8 (6.40%) B2B
15 8 (6.40%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 58 (46.40%) Java
2 51 (40.80%) SQL
3 42 (33.60%) JavaScript
4 41 (32.80%) Python
5 31 (24.80%) PHP
6 21 (16.80%) C++
6 21 (16.80%) Go
7 17 (13.60%) Shell Script
8 16 (12.80%) Ruby
9 11 (8.80%) C#
10 6 (4.80%) T-SQL
11 4 (3.20%) Bash Shell
11 4 (3.20%) Perl
11 4 (3.20%) Scala
12 3 (2.40%) PHP 5
12 3 (2.40%) PHP 7
13 2 (1.60%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.80%) C
14 1 (0.80%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.80%) Prolog
Qualifications
1 11 (8.80%) Degree
2 6 (4.80%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (0.80%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.80%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.00%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (1.60%) GDPR
3 1 (0.80%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.80%) QA
System Software
1 21 (16.80%) Docker
2 3 (2.40%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.80%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.80%) Kamailio
3 1 (0.80%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 32 (25.60%) Ansible
2 28 (22.40%) Puppet
3 23 (18.40%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (7.20%) Mesos
5 8 (6.40%) Kubernetes
6 5 (4.00%) Docker Swarm
6 5 (4.00%) systemd
7 3 (2.40%) Marathon
7 3 (2.40%) rkt
8 1 (0.80%) Consul
8 1 (0.80%) Kibana
8 1 (0.80%) Nagios
8 1 (0.80%) Zipkin
Vendors
1 21 (16.80%) Oracle
2 18 (14.40%) Microsoft
3 16 (12.80%) Google
4 15 (12.00%) SAP
5 10 (8.00%) Red Hat
6 8 (6.40%) SaltStack
6 8 (6.40%) Sybase
7 4 (3.20%) Cognos
8 3 (2.40%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (2.40%) Zend
9 2 (1.60%) Cisco
9 2 (1.60%) Citrix
9 2 (1.60%) HP
9 2 (1.60%) VMware
9 2 (1.60%) Xamarin
10 1 (0.80%) Capita
10 1 (0.80%) CheckPoint
10 1 (0.80%) Sage