Period
to 22 September 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 22 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PostgreSQL (Postgres)
England > North West
6 months to
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 192 226 240
Rank change year-on-year +34 +14 +1
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 184 138 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.55% 1.05% 1.01%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.07% 3.08% 3.09%
Number of salaries quoted 157 109 98
North West median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -16.67% +18.42%
10th Percentile £32,500 £28,700 £32,275
90th Percentile £72,500 £77,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +10.00%

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 3,632 4,479 3,919
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 30.63% 34.14% 32.87%
Number of salaries quoted 3,139 3,792 3,381
North West median annual salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.04% +3.16% +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 22 September 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 22 September 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 +53 117 £45,000 -12.62% 32
Cheshire +15 29 £47,500 +10.47% 5
Lancashire +12 20 £36,500 +4.29% 8
Merseyside +13 14 £45,000 +50.00% 4
PostgreSQL
England

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 89 (48.37%) MySQL
2 71 (38.59%) SQL
3 61 (33.15%) Git (software)
4 60 (32.61%) Java
5 58 (31.52%) Agile Software Development
6 54 (29.35%) Linux
6 54 (29.35%) DevOps
7 51 (27.72%) MongoDB
7 51 (27.72%) JavaScript
8 48 (26.09%) SQL Server
8 48 (26.09%) Docker
9 47 (25.54%) Amazon AWS
10 46 (25.00%) Microservices
11 39 (21.20%) Spring
12 37 (20.11%) Python
13 36 (19.57%) Software Engineering
13 36 (19.57%) NoSQL
14 35 (19.02%) Continuous Integration
14 35 (19.02%) PHP
15 33 (17.93%) RESTful
16 32 (17.39%) Node.js
17 30 (16.30%) Oracle
18 29 (15.76%) HTML
18 29 (15.76%) CSS
19 28 (15.22%) Open Source
19 28 (15.22%) Jenkins
20 26 (14.13%) AngularJS
20 26 (14.13%) Gradle
20 26 (14.13%) Apache Cassandra
20 26 (14.13%) Scrum

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 (8.15%) Apache
2 11 (5.98%) Tomcat
3 7 (3.80%) CMS
3 7 (3.80%) nginx
4 6 (3.26%) BizTalk Server
5 5 (2.72%) CloudStack
5 5 (2.72%) OpenStack
6 4 (2.17%) Apache Spark
6 4 (2.17%) JBoss
6 4 (2.17%) Jetty
6 4 (2.17%) WebLogic
6 4 (2.17%) WebSphere
7 2 (1.09%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (1.09%) WildFly
8 1 (0.54%) Drupal
8 1 (0.54%) Joomla!
8 1 (0.54%) SAS
8 1 (0.54%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (1.09%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (2.72%) Magento
2 1 (0.54%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 47 (25.54%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (9.24%) SaaS
3 15 (8.15%) Google Cloud Platform
3 15 (8.15%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (3.80%) Azure Data Factory
4 7 (3.80%) PaaS
5 6 (3.26%) GitHub
5 6 (3.26%) IaaS
6 5 (2.72%) AWS CloudFormation
7 4 (2.17%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (2.17%) Serverless
8 3 (1.63%) npm
9 2 (1.09%) OpenShift
10 1 (0.54%) Amazon Kinesis
10 1 (0.54%) AWS Lambda
10 1 (0.54%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.72%) Firewall
1 5 (2.72%) Internet
1 5 (2.72%) SAN
2 4 (2.17%) VoIP
2 4 (2.17%) VPN
3 3 (1.63%) Asterisk PBX
3 3 (1.63%) DHCP
3 3 (1.63%) OpenVPN
4 2 (1.09%) PPP
5 1 (0.54%) Broadband
5 1 (0.54%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (0.54%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (0.54%) DNS
5 1 (0.54%) DSL
5 1 (0.54%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.54%) HTTP
5 1 (0.54%) LLU
5 1 (0.54%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 89 (48.37%) MySQL
2 51 (27.72%) MongoDB
3 48 (26.09%) SQL Server
4 36 (19.57%) NoSQL
5 26 (14.13%) Apache Cassandra
6 18 (9.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 15 (8.15%) SQL Server 2012
8 14 (7.61%) Data Warehouse
9 13 (7.07%) Relational Database
9 13 (7.07%) SQL Server 2008
10 12 (6.52%) MariaDB
11 11 (5.98%) Big Data
11 11 (5.98%) Neo4j
12 10 (5.43%) Amazon RDS
12 10 (5.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 8 (4.35%) Hadoop
14 7 (3.80%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 7 (3.80%) Amazon Redshift
14 7 (3.80%) Azure SQL Database
15 5 (2.72%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 61 (33.15%) Git (software)
2 28 (15.22%) Jenkins
3 26 (14.13%) Gradle
4 22 (11.96%) Maven
5 21 (11.41%) Selenium
6 19 (10.33%) Ant
6 19 (10.33%) JUnit
7 14 (7.61%) Mockito
8 10 (5.43%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 9 (4.89%) Subversion
10 6 (3.26%) GoCD
10 6 (3.26%) Mocha
10 6 (3.26%) Travis CI
10 6 (3.26%) Visual Studio
11 5 (2.72%) Cucumber
11 5 (2.72%) Jasmine
11 5 (2.72%) JMeter
11 5 (2.72%) webpack
12 4 (2.17%) Geb
13 3 (1.63%) IntelliJ
General
1 20 (10.87%) Finance
2 8 (4.35%) Marketing
3 5 (2.72%) Banking
3 5 (2.72%) Manufacturing
4 4 (2.17%) Retail
5 3 (1.63%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.09%) Advertising
6 2 (1.09%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 80 (43.48%) Developer
2 22 (11.96%) Architect
2 22 (11.96%) DBA
3 17 (9.24%) Java Developer
4 16 (8.70%) PHP Developer
4 16 (8.70%) Software Engineer
4 16 (8.70%) SQL Developer
5 15 (8.15%) Java Engineer
6 14 (7.61%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 14 (7.61%) DevOps Engineer
7 12 (6.52%) SQL DBA
8 10 (5.43%) Senior Software Engineer
9 9 (4.89%) Java Software Engineer
9 9 (4.89%) Solutions Architect
10 8 (4.35%) Python Developer
10 8 (4.35%) Senior Developer
10 8 (4.35%) Senior Java Engineer
10 8 (4.35%) Senior Java Software Engineer
11 7 (3.80%) Linux Engineer
11 7 (3.80%) SQL BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (21.20%) Spring
2 33 (17.93%) RESTful
3 32 (17.39%) Node.js
4 29 (15.76%) CSS
4 29 (15.76%) HTML
5 26 (14.13%) AngularJS
6 23 (12.50%) React
6 23 (12.50%) Spring Boot
7 17 (9.24%) Web Services
8 12 (6.52%) REST
9 10 (5.43%) .NET
9 10 (5.43%) Django
9 10 (5.43%) Symfony
10 9 (4.89%) jQuery
10 9 (4.89%) LAPP Stack
10 9 (4.89%) XML
11 8 (4.35%) LAMP
11 8 (4.35%) Vue.js
12 7 (3.80%) CSS3
13 6 (3.26%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 14 (7.61%) Replication
2 11 (5.98%) Enterprise Software
3 10 (5.43%) Clustering
4 9 (4.89%) Self-Motivation
5 8 (4.35%) Computer Science
6 7 (3.80%) Greenfield Project
7 4 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (2.17%) User Experience
8 3 (1.63%) Algorithms
9 2 (1.09%) Data Centre
9 2 (1.09%) Minimum Viable Product
9 2 (1.09%) Mobile App
9 2 (1.09%) Public Cloud
9 2 (1.09%) Xbox
10 1 (0.54%) Animation
10 1 (0.54%) Fintech
10 1 (0.54%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.54%) NHS
10 1 (0.54%) Tandem
10 1 (0.54%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 54 (29.35%) Linux
2 13 (7.07%) Windows
3 11 (5.98%) Unix
4 10 (5.43%) Ubuntu
5 9 (4.89%) Android
6 8 (4.35%) Apple iOS
6 8 (4.35%) Windows Server
7 7 (3.80%) CentOS
8 5 (2.72%) Debian
8 5 (2.72%) FreeBSD
8 5 (2.72%) OpenBSD
8 5 (2.72%) Solaris
8 5 (2.72%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (31.52%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (29.35%) DevOps
3 46 (25.00%) Microservices
4 36 (19.57%) Software Engineering
5 35 (19.02%) Continuous Integration
6 28 (15.22%) Open Source
7 26 (14.13%) Scrum
8 24 (13.04%) Business Intelligence
9 22 (11.96%) Data Modelling
9 22 (11.96%) Problem-Solving
9 22 (11.96%) Test Automation
10 21 (11.41%) TDD
11 20 (10.87%) OOP
12 18 (9.78%) Analytics
12 18 (9.78%) SDLC
13 17 (9.24%) ETL
14 16 (8.70%) SOA
15 13 (7.07%) CQRS
15 13 (7.07%) E-Commerce
16 12 (6.52%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 71 (38.59%) SQL
2 60 (32.61%) Java
3 51 (27.72%) JavaScript
4 37 (20.11%) Python
5 35 (19.02%) PHP
6 21 (11.41%) C#
6 21 (11.41%) C++
7 20 (10.87%) Bash Shell
8 19 (10.33%) Java 8
9 11 (5.98%) PowerShell
10 10 (5.43%) Perl
11 9 (4.89%) Groovy
12 8 (4.35%) Shell Script
13 7 (3.80%) ES6
13 7 (3.80%) Ruby
13 7 (3.80%) TypeScript
14 6 (3.26%) C
14 6 (3.26%) T-SQL
15 5 (2.72%) R
15 5 (2.72%) Scala
Qualifications
1 10 (5.43%) Degree
2 2 (1.09%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.54%) CCNA
3 1 (0.54%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.54%) OCP
3 1 (0.54%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (7.07%) QA
2 2 (1.09%) SLA
3 1 (0.54%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (0.54%) Data Quality
System Software
1 48 (26.09%) Docker
2 5 (2.72%) KVM
2 5 (2.72%) VMware ESXi
2 5 (2.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.17%) Ceph
3 4 (2.17%) Corosync
3 4 (2.17%) DRBD
3 4 (2.17%) iptables
4 2 (1.09%) HDFS
5 1 (0.54%) LXC
5 1 (0.54%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.54%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.54%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 10 (5.43%) Kubernetes
2 8 (4.35%) Terraform
3 7 (3.80%) Ansible
4 6 (3.26%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (2.72%) Cacti
5 5 (2.72%) Munin
5 5 (2.72%) Nagios
6 4 (2.17%) Pacemaker
7 3 (1.63%) Puppet
8 2 (1.09%) Backup Exec
8 2 (1.09%) Marathon
8 2 (1.09%) Mesos
8 2 (1.09%) rkt
9 1 (0.54%) Data Guard
9 1 (0.54%) FortiGate
9 1 (0.54%) Oracle RMAN
9 1 (0.54%) Salt
9 1 (0.54%) SQL Sentry
Vendors
1 30 (16.30%) Oracle
2 22 (11.96%) Microsoft
3 13 (7.07%) Google
4 7 (3.80%) Tableau
4 7 (3.80%) VMware
5 6 (3.26%) Red Hat
6 5 (2.72%) Cognos
6 5 (2.72%) Percona
6 5 (2.72%) SolarWinds
6 5 (2.72%) Splunk
7 4 (2.17%) Cisco
8 3 (1.63%) SAP
8 3 (1.63%) Telerik
8 3 (1.63%) Zend
9 2 (1.09%) AppDynamics
9 2 (1.09%) EMC
9 2 (1.09%) HP
9 2 (1.09%) Juniper
9 2 (1.09%) Sybase
10 1 (0.54%) Openreach