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 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PostgreSQL (Postgres)
England / North West
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 200 167 178
Rank change year-on-year -33 +11  
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 72 70 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.05% 1.25% 1.23%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.00% 3.95% 3.45%
Number of salaries quoted 53 55 70
Median salary £37,500 £50,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.00% +33.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £35,400 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £55,000 £42,500
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 West with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 2402 1774 2263
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 35.08% 31.63% 35.81%
Number of salaries quoted 2054 1538 1935
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

PostgreSQL
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West 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 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 3 months to 28 June 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 3 months to 28 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
Manchester -52 43 £51,500 +3.00% 9
Lancashire - 12 £32,500 - 1
Cheshire -26 10 £30,500 +5.17% 2
Merseyside 0 6 £25,000 -30.55%
PostgreSQL
England

For the 6 months to 28 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 West region with a requirement for PostgreSQL.

1 75 (49.67%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (47.68%) SQL
3 65 (43.05%) SQL Server
4 64 (42.38%) Java
5 57 (37.75%) MySQL
5 57 (37.75%) HTML
6 56 (37.09%) JavaScript
7 55 (36.42%) .NET
7 55 (36.42%) Continuous Integration
8 50 (33.11%) Windows
9 49 (32.45%) Git (software)
10 46 (30.46%) TDD
11 43 (28.48%) jQuery
11 43 (28.48%) Oracle
12 41 (27.15%) Amazon AWS
13 38 (25.17%) MVC
14 35 (23.18%) CSS
15 33 (21.85%) Web Services
15 33 (21.85%) Open Source
15 33 (21.85%) DevOps
16 31 (20.53%) Finance
17 30 (19.87%) Business Intelligence
18 29 (19.21%) Software Engineering
18 29 (19.21%) NoSQL
19 28 (18.54%) Relational Database
20 27 (17.88%) C#
20 27 (17.88%) Microsoft Azure
21 26 (17.22%) PHP
22 25 (16.56%) T-SQL
22 25 (16.56%) Unit Testing

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 15 (9.93%) Tomcat
2 14 (9.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 11 (7.28%) Apache
4 8 (5.30%) JBoss
5 7 (4.64%) Drupal
5 7 (4.64%) GeoServer
6 6 (3.97%) OpenStack
7 5 (3.31%) Confluence
8 4 (2.65%) Alfresco
8 4 (2.65%) Apache Spark
8 4 (2.65%) nginx
8 4 (2.65%) Oracle Workflow
9 3 (1.99%) Apache Solr
9 3 (1.99%) Elasticsearch
9 3 (1.99%) Jetty
9 3 (1.99%) Liferay
9 3 (1.99%) Mongoose
9 3 (1.99%) WebLogic
9 3 (1.99%) WebSphere
10 2 (1.32%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (3.97%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.32%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 14 (9.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (2.65%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 41 (27.15%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (17.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (7.95%) Google Cloud Platform
4 7 (4.64%) Amazon S3
5 4 (2.65%) GitHub
6 3 (1.99%) OpenShift
7 2 (1.32%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (1.32%) IaaS
7 2 (1.32%) PaaS
8 1 (0.66%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (10.60%) Internet
2 3 (1.99%) HTTP
2 3 (1.99%) SAN
3 2 (1.32%) IMAP
3 2 (1.32%) SMTP
3 2 (1.32%) SS7
3 2 (1.32%) VoIP
4 1 (0.66%) DNS
4 1 (0.66%) Firewall
4 1 (0.66%) PBX
4 1 (0.66%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (43.05%) SQL Server
2 57 (37.75%) MySQL
3 29 (19.21%) NoSQL
4 28 (18.54%) Relational Database
5 25 (16.56%) MongoDB
6 17 (11.26%) Hadoop
7 15 (9.93%) Big Data
8 11 (7.28%) SQL Server 2005
8 11 (7.28%) SQL Server 2008
8 11 (7.28%) SQL Server 2012
8 11 (7.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 11 (7.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 9 (5.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 7 (4.64%) CouchDB
10 7 (4.64%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (1.99%) Apache Cassandra
11 3 (1.99%) Data Mining
11 3 (1.99%) Redis
11 3 (1.99%) Riak
11 3 (1.99%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 49 (32.45%) Git (software)
2 15 (9.93%) JIRA
2 15 (9.93%) Selenium
3 12 (7.95%) Jenkins
4 10 (6.62%) JUnit
5 9 (5.96%) Maven
6 8 (5.30%) Eclipse
6 8 (5.30%) Mockito
6 8 (5.30%) RSpec
7 6 (3.97%) git-flow
8 5 (3.31%) Bitbucket
8 5 (3.31%) IntelliJ
8 5 (3.31%) JMeter
8 5 (3.31%) jMock
8 5 (3.31%) Vagrant
9 4 (2.65%) NUnit
9 4 (2.65%) SoapUI
10 3 (1.99%) Artifactory
10 3 (1.99%) Gradle
10 3 (1.99%) JBehave
General
1 31 (20.53%) Finance
2 18 (11.92%) Marketing
3 17 (11.26%) Telecoms
4 14 (9.27%) Electronics
4 14 (9.27%) Manufacturing
4 14 (9.27%) Retail
5 7 (4.64%) Publishing
6 3 (1.99%) Banking
7 1 (0.66%) Advertising
7 1 (0.66%) Automotive
7 1 (0.66%) Billing
7 1 (0.66%) Games
Job Titles
1 88 (58.28%) Developer
2 33 (21.85%) Senior Developer
3 28 (18.54%) Java Developer
4 27 (17.88%) Software Engineer
5 17 (11.26%) DevOps Engineer
6 16 (10.60%) PHP Developer
7 15 (9.93%) Senior PHP Developer
8 14 (9.27%) SQL Developer
9 12 (7.95%) Architect
10 11 (7.28%) Cloud Engineer
10 11 (7.28%) Cloud Software Engineer
10 11 (7.28%) DBA
10 11 (7.28%) Senior Java Developer
10 11 (7.28%) Software Developer
10 11 (7.28%) SQL DBA
11 10 (6.62%) Senior Software Developer
11 10 (6.62%) Web Developer
12 8 (5.30%) Applications Developer
12 8 (5.30%) JavaScript Developer
13 7 (4.64%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (37.75%) HTML
2 55 (36.42%) .NET
3 43 (28.48%) jQuery
4 35 (23.18%) CSS
5 33 (21.85%) Web Services
6 25 (16.56%) Node.js
7 22 (14.57%) SOAP
8 21 (13.91%) Ajax
8 21 (13.91%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 19 (12.58%) Express
9 19 (12.58%) REST
10 16 (10.60%) HTML5
11 15 (9.93%) Spring
11 15 (9.93%) XML
12 14 (9.27%) Apache Cordova
12 14 (9.27%) RESTful
13 13 (8.61%) J2EE
14 12 (7.95%) Hibernate
15 11 (7.28%) Ruby on Rails
16 9 (5.96%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 20 (13.25%) Greenfield Project
2 18 (11.92%) N-Tier
3 17 (11.26%) User Experience
4 12 (7.95%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (7.28%) Public Cloud
6 10 (6.62%) Computer Science
7 6 (3.97%) iPad
8 5 (3.31%) Client/Server
8 5 (3.31%) Mobile App
9 4 (2.65%) Clustering
9 4 (2.65%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (1.32%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.66%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 50 (33.11%) Windows
2 23 (15.23%) Apple iOS
2 23 (15.23%) Linux
3 18 (11.92%) Android
4 16 (10.60%) Mac OS X
5 14 (9.27%) Unix
6 13 (8.61%) Windows Server
7 5 (3.31%) Ubuntu
8 4 (2.65%) Debian
8 4 (2.65%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (49.67%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (36.42%) Continuous Integration
3 46 (30.46%) TDD
4 38 (25.17%) MVC
5 33 (21.85%) DevOps
5 33 (21.85%) Open Source
6 30 (19.87%) Business Intelligence
7 29 (19.21%) Software Engineering
8 25 (16.56%) Unit Testing
9 24 (15.89%) SDLC
10 22 (14.57%) Analytics
11 21 (13.91%) SOA
11 21 (13.91%) Web Development
12 20 (13.25%) Data Modelling
12 20 (13.25%) E-Commerce
13 17 (11.26%) Scrum
13 17 (11.26%) Waterfall
14 16 (10.60%) Continuous Delivery
15 15 (9.93%) Machine Learning
15 15 (9.93%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 72 (47.68%) SQL
2 64 (42.38%) Java
3 56 (37.09%) JavaScript
4 27 (17.88%) C#
5 26 (17.22%) PHP
6 25 (16.56%) T-SQL
7 20 (13.25%) Python
8 14 (9.27%) Go
9 13 (8.61%) C++
10 12 (7.95%) Ruby
10 12 (7.95%) Shell Script
11 11 (7.28%) VB.NET
12 9 (5.96%) XPath
12 9 (5.96%) XQuery
13 5 (3.31%) Perl
14 4 (2.65%) Bash Shell
14 4 (2.65%) VBA
15 2 (1.32%) PL/SQL
15 2 (1.32%) Smalltalk
15 2 (1.32%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (6.62%) Degree
2 9 (5.96%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.32%) QA
System Software
1 5 (3.31%) Docker
2 2 (1.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.66%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.66%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.66%) Kamailio
Systems Management
1 17 (11.26%) Puppet
2 15 (9.93%) Opscode Chef
3 14 (9.27%) Ansible
4 5 (3.31%) Capistrano
5 3 (1.99%) Kibana
5 3 (1.99%) logstash
5 3 (1.99%) Salt
Vendors
1 43 (28.48%) Oracle
2 20 (13.25%) Microsoft
3 14 (9.27%) SAP
4 13 (8.61%) Google
5 11 (7.28%) Cognos
6 4 (2.65%) Cadence
6 4 (2.65%) HP
6 4 (2.65%) IBM
7 3 (1.99%) Sybase
8 2 (1.32%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (1.32%) VMware
8 2 (1.32%) Xamarin
9 1 (0.66%) Apple
9 1 (0.66%) Sage
9 1 (0.66%) Tableau
9 1 (0.66%) Zend
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