Period
to 18 June 2018

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 18 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PostgreSQL (Postgres)
England > North West
6 months to
18 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 185 217 218
Rank change year-on-year +32 +1 +17
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 199 160 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.62% 1.26% 1.11%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.76% 3.63% 3.50%
Number of salaries quoted 150 136 100
North West median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.53% +3.03% +10.00%
10th Percentile £30,450 £26,500 £31,700
90th Percentile £72,625 £60,625 £61,375
England median annual salary £60,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +14.29% - +10.53%

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 4,180 4,412 3,569
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 34.09% 34.64% 31.83%
Number of salaries quoted 3,559 3,765 3,104
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% 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 18 June 2018.

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 18 June 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
Manchester +31 110 £45,000 +2.27% 36
Cheshire +16 49 £46,250 +8.19% 9
Lancashire +1 25 £35,000 +7.69% 14
Merseyside 0 14 £34,500 +25.45% 4
PostgreSQL
England

For the 6 months to 18 June 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 North West region with a requirement for PostgreSQL.

1 90 (45.23%) MySQL
2 87 (43.72%) Java
3 82 (41.21%) Agile Software Development
4 72 (36.18%) JavaScript
5 70 (35.18%) SQL
6 66 (33.17%) Linux
7 61 (30.65%) DevOps
8 60 (30.15%) Amazon AWS
9 55 (27.64%) Git (software)
10 50 (25.13%) Continuous Integration
11 48 (24.12%) Docker
12 45 (22.61%) Spring
13 43 (21.61%) MongoDB
14 42 (21.11%) Microservices
14 42 (21.11%) Oracle
15 40 (20.10%) SQL Server
15 40 (20.10%) HTML
15 40 (20.10%) Python
15 40 (20.10%) AngularJS
16 39 (19.60%) Jenkins
16 39 (19.60%) PHP
17 38 (19.10%) Finance
18 36 (18.09%) CSS
19 34 (17.09%) Problem-Solving
20 33 (16.58%) Scrum
21 31 (15.58%) Web Services
21 31 (15.58%) RESTful
22 30 (15.08%) NoSQL
22 30 (15.08%) Node.js
22 30 (15.08%) TDD

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 25 (12.56%) Apache
2 22 (11.06%) Tomcat
3 15 (7.54%) nginx
4 11 (5.53%) CMS
5 8 (4.02%) OpenEdge
6 7 (3.52%) SAS
7 5 (2.51%) JBoss
8 4 (2.01%) BizTalk Server
9 3 (1.51%) Jetty
9 3 (1.51%) WebLogic
9 3 (1.51%) WebSphere
9 3 (1.51%) WordPress
10 2 (1.01%) Apache Spark
10 2 (1.01%) CloudStack
10 2 (1.01%) Drupal
10 2 (1.01%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.50%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.50%) GlassFish
11 1 (0.50%) Joomla!
11 1 (0.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (3.52%) Magento
2 1 (0.50%) Adobe Campaign
2 1 (0.50%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.50%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 60 (30.15%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (9.05%) SaaS
3 14 (7.04%) Google Cloud Platform
3 14 (7.04%) Microsoft Azure
4 12 (6.03%) PaaS
5 10 (5.03%) IaaS
6 6 (3.02%) GitHub
7 5 (2.51%) Amazon EC2
7 5 (2.51%) AWS CloudFormation
7 5 (2.51%) Azure Data Factory
7 5 (2.51%) npm
7 5 (2.51%) Serverless
8 3 (1.51%) OpenShift
9 2 (1.01%) Firebase
10 1 (0.50%) AWS Lambda
10 1 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.50%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 13 (6.53%) Internet
2 7 (3.52%) HTTP
3 5 (2.51%) DNS
3 5 (2.51%) SSL
3 5 (2.51%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.01%) Firewall
5 1 (0.50%) Asterisk PBX
5 1 (0.50%) Broadband
5 1 (0.50%) DSL
5 1 (0.50%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.50%) ISDN
5 1 (0.50%) LLU
5 1 (0.50%) PBX
5 1 (0.50%) Unified Communications
5 1 (0.50%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (45.23%) MySQL
2 43 (21.61%) MongoDB
3 40 (20.10%) SQL Server
4 30 (15.08%) NoSQL
5 19 (9.55%) Apache Cassandra
6 18 (9.05%) BusinessObjects
7 14 (7.04%) Relational Database
8 12 (6.03%) Oracle Database
9 10 (5.03%) SQL Server 2008
9 10 (5.03%) SQL Server 2012
10 9 (4.52%) Data Warehouse
10 9 (4.52%) MariaDB
10 9 (4.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 9 (4.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 7 (3.52%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 7 (3.52%) Hadoop
11 7 (3.52%) RDBMS
12 6 (3.02%) Amazon RDS
12 6 (3.02%) Oracle Database 11g
12 6 (3.02%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 55 (27.64%) Git (software)
2 39 (19.60%) Jenkins
3 23 (11.56%) Subversion
4 21 (10.55%) Selenium
5 14 (7.04%) JUnit
5 14 (7.04%) Maven
6 13 (6.53%) JIRA
7 12 (6.03%) Gradle
8 11 (5.53%) Mercurial
9 10 (5.03%) Ant
10 8 (4.02%) Mocha
10 8 (4.02%) Mockito
10 8 (4.02%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 6 (3.02%) Eclipse
11 6 (3.02%) Jasmine
11 6 (3.02%) JMeter
12 5 (2.51%) Oracle Forms
12 5 (2.51%) webpack
13 4 (2.01%) Cucumber
14 3 (1.51%) Geb
General
1 38 (19.10%) Finance
2 10 (5.03%) Retail
3 6 (3.02%) Banking
4 5 (2.51%) Marketing
4 5 (2.51%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.01%) Advertising
5 2 (1.01%) Electronics
5 2 (1.01%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.50%) Games
6 1 (0.50%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.50%) Law
Job Titles
1 103 (51.76%) Developer
2 34 (17.09%) Architect
3 32 (16.08%) Java Developer
4 15 (7.54%) Python Developer
4 15 (7.54%) Solutions Architect
5 14 (7.04%) Analyst
5 14 (7.04%) Software Engineer
5 14 (7.04%) SQL Developer
6 13 (6.53%) DevOps Engineer
6 13 (6.53%) Java Developer - Fintech
6 13 (6.53%) Senior Developer
7 12 (6.03%) PHP Developer
7 12 (6.03%) Senior Software Engineer
7 12 (6.03%) Technical Architect
8 11 (5.53%) Java Engineer
8 11 (5.53%) Java Software Engineer
8 11 (5.53%) Senior Java Engineer
8 11 (5.53%) Senior Java Software Engineer
9 10 (5.03%) Cloud Architect
9 10 (5.03%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (22.61%) Spring
2 40 (20.10%) AngularJS
2 40 (20.10%) HTML
3 36 (18.09%) CSS
4 31 (15.58%) RESTful
4 31 (15.58%) Web Services
5 30 (15.08%) Node.js
6 25 (12.56%) React
7 21 (10.55%) Django
8 19 (9.55%) JSON
9 18 (9.05%) XML
10 17 (8.54%) SOAP
11 14 (7.04%) J2EE
12 13 (6.53%) .NET
12 13 (6.53%) Ajax
12 13 (6.53%) Angular 2
13 12 (6.03%) jQuery
13 12 (6.03%) LAMP
13 12 (6.03%) REST
13 12 (6.03%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 24 (12.06%) Enterprise Software
2 15 (7.54%) Self-Motivation
3 13 (6.53%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (6.53%) Fintech
4 12 (6.03%) Computer Science
5 11 (5.53%) Management Information System
5 11 (5.53%) Mobile App
6 6 (3.02%) DataPower
7 5 (2.51%) Internet of Things
8 4 (2.01%) Greenfield Project
8 4 (2.01%) User Experience
9 3 (1.51%) Clustering
9 3 (1.51%) Replication
10 2 (1.01%) Data Centre
10 2 (1.01%) Minimum Viable Product
10 2 (1.01%) Public Cloud
11 1 (0.50%) Algorithms
11 1 (0.50%) Online Games
11 1 (0.50%) Tandem
11 1 (0.50%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 66 (33.17%) Linux
2 21 (10.55%) Windows
3 20 (10.05%) Unix
4 19 (9.55%) Android
5 18 (9.05%) Apple iOS
6 8 (4.02%) Solaris
7 7 (3.52%) Debian
7 7 (3.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (3.52%) Ubuntu
8 6 (3.02%) AIX
8 6 (3.02%) HPUX
8 6 (3.02%) Windows Server
8 6 (3.02%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (2.51%) CentOS
10 4 (2.01%) Amazon Linux
11 2 (1.01%) FreeBSD
11 2 (1.01%) Mac OS X
11 2 (1.01%) OpenBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (41.21%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (30.65%) DevOps
3 50 (25.13%) Continuous Integration
4 42 (21.11%) Microservices
5 34 (17.09%) Problem-Solving
6 33 (16.58%) Scrum
7 30 (15.08%) TDD
8 26 (13.07%) Software Engineering
9 25 (12.56%) Open Source
10 22 (11.06%) SOA
11 21 (10.55%) Test Automation
12 18 (9.05%) Business Intelligence
13 17 (8.54%) E-Commerce
14 16 (8.04%) Creative Thinking
14 16 (8.04%) SDLC
15 15 (7.54%) OO
16 14 (7.04%) Analytics
16 14 (7.04%) OOP
17 13 (6.53%) BDD
18 12 (6.03%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 87 (43.72%) Java
2 72 (36.18%) JavaScript
3 70 (35.18%) SQL
4 40 (20.10%) Python
5 39 (19.60%) PHP
6 26 (13.07%) C#
7 20 (10.05%) C++
8 18 (9.05%) Java 8
9 15 (7.54%) Ruby
10 11 (5.53%) Bash Shell
11 8 (4.02%) Groovy
11 8 (4.02%) PowerShell
12 7 (3.52%) ES6
12 7 (3.52%) TypeScript
13 6 (3.02%) C
13 6 (3.02%) Shell Script
13 6 (3.02%) T-SQL
14 5 (2.51%) Perl
14 5 (2.51%) PL/SQL
14 5 (2.51%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 28 (14.07%) Degree
2 8 (4.02%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (2.51%) SAFe Agilist
4 1 (0.50%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.50%) Linux+ Certification
4 1 (0.50%) LPIC
4 1 (0.50%) OCP
4 1 (0.50%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (0.50%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.53%) GCP
2 9 (4.52%) QA
3 2 (1.01%) SLA
4 1 (0.50%) Data Quality
System Software
1 48 (24.12%) Docker
2 7 (3.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.01%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.01%) Ceph
4 2 (1.01%) Corosync
4 2 (1.01%) DRBD
4 2 (1.01%) iptables
4 2 (1.01%) KVM
4 2 (1.01%) Varnish
4 2 (1.01%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.50%) LXC
5 1 (0.50%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 19 (9.55%) Kubernetes
2 13 (6.53%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (3.52%) Ansible
4 6 (3.02%) Terraform
4 6 (3.02%) Tivoli
4 6 (3.02%) Tivoli Monitoring
5 5 (2.51%) Puppet
6 4 (2.01%) Nagios
7 2 (1.01%) Cacti
7 2 (1.01%) Grafana
7 2 (1.01%) Graphite
7 2 (1.01%) Graylog
7 2 (1.01%) HAProxy
7 2 (1.01%) Marathon
7 2 (1.01%) Mesos
7 2 (1.01%) Munin
7 2 (1.01%) Pacemaker
7 2 (1.01%) rkt
8 1 (0.50%) Data Guard
8 1 (0.50%) SQL Sentry
Vendors
1 42 (21.11%) Oracle
2 22 (11.06%) Microsoft
3 10 (5.03%) Google
4 9 (4.52%) Capita
5 7 (3.52%) VMware
6 6 (3.02%) Hitachi
6 6 (3.02%) Hortonworks
6 6 (3.02%) IBM
7 5 (2.51%) Cisco
7 5 (2.51%) Cognos
7 5 (2.51%) Sybase
8 4 (2.01%) Citrix
8 4 (2.01%) F5
8 4 (2.01%) Splunk
8 4 (2.01%) Zend
9 3 (1.51%) Red Hat
9 3 (1.51%) SAP
9 3 (1.51%) Tableau
10 2 (1.01%) Percona
10 2 (1.01%) SolarWinds