Period
to 19 October 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 19 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PostgreSQL (Postgres)
England > North West
6 months to
19 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 230 250 232
Rank change year-on-year +20 -18 +22
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 138 109 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.08% 0.90% 1.00%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.20% 2.66% 2.85%
Number of salaries quoted 107 87 119
North West median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +20.00% -6.25%
10th Percentile £28,900 £32,500 £25,400
90th Percentile £76,250 £62,500 £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 4311 4102 4629
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 33.72% 33.69% 35.13%
Number of salaries quoted 3636 3549 3956
North West median annual salary £42,081 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.20% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £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 19 October 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 19 October 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 -30 83 £52,500 +16.67% 9
Cheshire -3 19 £43,500 +50.00% 4
Lancashire - 19 £35,000 -
Merseyside +18 16 £32,250 -10.42% 4
PostgreSQL
England

For the 6 months to 19 October 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 74 (53.62%) SQL
2 67 (48.55%) SQL Server
3 59 (42.75%) Java
4 58 (42.03%) Windows
5 52 (37.68%) .NET
6 50 (36.23%) Agile Software Development
7 45 (32.61%) MySQL
8 43 (31.16%) JavaScript
9 42 (30.43%) Linux
9 42 (30.43%) Software Engineering
10 39 (28.26%) DevOps
11 38 (27.54%) Amazon AWS
11 38 (27.54%) Python
12 36 (26.09%) Open Source
13 35 (25.36%) CSS
13 35 (25.36%) HTML
14 32 (23.19%) Finance
14 32 (23.19%) Unix
15 30 (21.74%) Ansible
15 30 (21.74%) Relational Database
16 28 (20.29%) Analytics
17 27 (19.57%) Business Intelligence
17 27 (19.57%) Microsoft Azure
17 27 (19.57%) jQuery
18 26 (18.84%) Puppet
18 26 (18.84%) NoSQL
19 25 (18.12%) Node.js
20 24 (17.39%) TDD
20 24 (17.39%) Oracle
20 24 (17.39%) C#

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 (10.87%) Apache
2 12 (8.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 11 (7.97%) Tomcat
4 5 (3.62%) Drupal
4 5 (3.62%) JBoss
4 5 (3.62%) nginx
5 4 (2.90%) GeoServer
6 3 (2.17%) OpenStack
7 2 (1.45%) CMS
8 1 (0.72%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.72%) GlassFish
8 1 (0.72%) IIS
8 1 (0.72%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 38 (27.54%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (19.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 19 (13.77%) Google Cloud Platform
4 5 (3.62%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (2.90%) GitHub
6 3 (2.17%) OpenShift
7 1 (0.72%) Office 365
7 1 (0.72%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.52%) Internet
2 3 (2.17%) Broadband
3 2 (1.45%) ADSL
3 2 (1.45%) HTTP
3 2 (1.45%) IMAP
3 2 (1.45%) MPLS
3 2 (1.45%) Network Security
3 2 (1.45%) SAN
3 2 (1.45%) SMTP
3 2 (1.45%) SS7
4 1 (0.72%) Firewall
4 1 (0.72%) PBX
4 1 (0.72%) VoIP
4 1 (0.72%) VPN
4 1 (0.72%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (48.55%) SQL Server
2 45 (32.61%) MySQL
3 30 (21.74%) Relational Database
4 26 (18.84%) NoSQL
5 21 (15.22%) Hadoop
6 20 (14.49%) Big Data
7 12 (8.70%) MongoDB
7 12 (8.70%) SQL Server 2008
8 9 (6.52%) Data Warehouse
8 9 (6.52%) SQL Server 2005
8 9 (6.52%) SQL Server 2012
9 8 (5.80%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 8 (5.80%) Redis
9 8 (5.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 5 (3.62%) CouchDB
10 5 (3.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 5 (3.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 4 (2.90%) SQLite
12 3 (2.17%) GIS
13 2 (1.45%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 21 (15.22%) Git (software)
2 10 (7.25%) JIRA
3 8 (5.80%) Selenium
4 6 (4.35%) Subversion
5 5 (3.62%) Jenkins
6 4 (2.90%) Eclipse
6 4 (2.90%) Maven
7 3 (2.17%) Ant
7 3 (2.17%) GitLab
7 3 (2.17%) Gradle
7 3 (2.17%) JUnit
7 3 (2.17%) PHPUnit
7 3 (2.17%) TestRail
8 2 (1.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (1.45%) Grunt
8 2 (1.45%) Jasmine
8 2 (1.45%) Mercurial
8 2 (1.45%) Oracle Forms
9 1 (0.72%) Mockito
9 1 (0.72%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 32 (23.19%) Finance
2 20 (14.49%) Telecoms
3 18 (13.04%) Manufacturing
4 17 (12.32%) Electronics
4 17 (12.32%) Marketing
5 5 (3.62%) Publishing
5 5 (3.62%) Retail
6 2 (1.45%) Automotive
7 1 (0.72%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.72%) Billing
7 1 (0.72%) Games
Job Titles
1 51 (36.96%) Developer
2 33 (23.91%) Software Engineer
3 24 (17.39%) DevOps Engineer
4 18 (13.04%) Architect
5 17 (12.32%) DBA
6 14 (10.14%) Cloud Engineer
6 14 (10.14%) Cloud Software Engineer
7 12 (8.70%) SQL DBA
8 11 (7.97%) SQL Developer
9 9 (6.52%) Applications Developer
9 9 (6.52%) Senior Architect
9 9 (6.52%) Senior Developer
9 9 (6.52%) Senior Solutions Architect
9 9 (6.52%) Solutions Architect
10 8 (5.80%) Administrator
10 8 (5.80%) SQL Server DBA
11 7 (5.07%) Java Engineer
11 7 (5.07%) Java Software Engineer
11 7 (5.07%) Senior Software Engineer
11 7 (5.07%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (37.68%) .NET
2 35 (25.36%) CSS
2 35 (25.36%) HTML
3 27 (19.57%) jQuery
4 25 (18.12%) Node.js
5 21 (15.22%) REST
6 19 (13.77%) Web Services
7 17 (12.32%) HTML5
7 17 (12.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 15 (10.87%) Express
9 12 (8.70%) SOAP
10 11 (7.97%) Apache Cordova
11 9 (6.52%) RESTful
12 7 (5.07%) RabbitMQ
12 7 (5.07%) Spring
12 7 (5.07%) XML
13 5 (3.62%) .NET Framework
13 5 (3.62%) ASP.NET
13 5 (3.62%) J2EE
13 5 (3.62%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 18 (13.04%) Public Cloud
2 13 (9.42%) Greenfield Project
3 11 (7.97%) Replication
4 10 (7.25%) N-Tier
5 7 (5.07%) Computer Science
6 5 (3.62%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (2.90%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (2.17%) Cloud Native
8 3 (2.17%) Data Centre
8 3 (2.17%) User Experience
8 3 (2.17%) Virtual Team
9 2 (1.45%) W3C
10 1 (0.72%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.72%) Linux Command Line
10 1 (0.72%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 58 (42.03%) Windows
2 42 (30.43%) Linux
3 32 (23.19%) Unix
4 13 (9.42%) Windows Server
5 11 (7.97%) Debian
6 6 (4.35%) Ubuntu
7 4 (2.90%) CentOS
7 4 (2.90%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (1.45%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.72%) Android
9 1 (0.72%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (36.23%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (30.43%) Software Engineering
3 39 (28.26%) DevOps
4 36 (26.09%) Open Source
5 28 (20.29%) Analytics
6 27 (19.57%) Business Intelligence
7 24 (17.39%) TDD
8 21 (15.22%) Unit Testing
9 20 (14.49%) Machine Learning
10 18 (13.04%) Continuous Delivery
10 18 (13.04%) SOA
11 17 (12.32%) Digital Marketing
11 17 (12.32%) Programme Management
12 15 (10.87%) Continuous Integration
12 15 (10.87%) Refactoring
13 14 (10.14%) SDLC
14 13 (9.42%) ETL
15 12 (8.70%) MVC
16 11 (7.97%) OO
17 9 (6.52%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 74 (53.62%) SQL
2 59 (42.75%) Java
3 43 (31.16%) JavaScript
4 38 (27.54%) Python
5 24 (17.39%) C#
6 22 (15.94%) PHP
7 21 (15.22%) Go
7 21 (15.22%) T-SQL
8 19 (13.77%) C++
8 19 (13.77%) Shell Script
9 12 (8.70%) Ruby
10 5 (3.62%) VB.NET
10 5 (3.62%) XPath
10 5 (3.62%) XQuery
11 4 (2.90%) Scala
12 3 (2.17%) PHP 5
13 2 (1.45%) Bash Shell
13 2 (1.45%) Perl
13 2 (1.45%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.72%) Prolog
Qualifications
1 12 (8.70%) Degree
2 5 (3.62%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (2.90%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.72%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.17%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (1.45%) GDPR
3 1 (0.72%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.72%) QA
System Software
1 17 (12.32%) Docker
2 3 (2.17%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.72%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.72%) Kamailio
3 1 (0.72%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 30 (21.74%) Ansible
2 26 (18.84%) Puppet
3 23 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (5.07%) Mesos
5 6 (4.35%) Kubernetes
6 3 (2.17%) Docker Swarm
6 3 (2.17%) Marathon
6 3 (2.17%) rkt
6 3 (2.17%) systemd
7 1 (0.72%) Consul
7 1 (0.72%) Kibana
7 1 (0.72%) Nagios
7 1 (0.72%) Zipkin
Vendors
1 24 (17.39%) Oracle
2 21 (15.22%) Microsoft
3 19 (13.77%) Google
4 17 (12.32%) SAP
5 9 (6.52%) Cognos
6 7 (5.07%) Red Hat
7 6 (4.35%) SaltStack
8 4 (2.90%) Sybase
9 3 (2.17%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (1.45%) Cisco
10 2 (1.45%) Citrix
10 2 (1.45%) HP
10 2 (1.45%) VMware
10 2 (1.45%) Xamarin
11 1 (0.72%) CheckPoint
11 1 (0.72%) Sage
11 1 (0.72%) Tableau
11 1 (0.72%) Zend