Period
to 19 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for PostGIS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited PostGIS over the 6 months to 19 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PostGIS
England > South East
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 532 544 643
Rank change year-on-year +12 +99 -5
Permanent jobs citing PostGIS 11 11 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.035% 0.035% 0.005%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.083% 0.090% 0.012%
Number of salaries quoted 11 11 2
South East median annual salary £55,000 £35,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +57.14% -33.33% -4.55%
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% -4.76% +5.00%

PostGIS is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 13,331 12,159 16,138
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 42.97% 38.21% 39.48%
Number of salaries quoted 11,588 10,566 14,104
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27% +8.64%
10th Percentile £28,500 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £65,000 £63,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

PostGIS
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing PostGIS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for PostGIS in the South East

PostGIS
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PostGIS in the South East.

Salary trend for PostGIS in the South East

PostGIS
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PostGIS within the South East region over the 6 months to 19 January 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
East Sussex -19 6 £55,000 +57.14%
Surrey -3 4 £57,500 +15.00%
Thames Valley +16 1 £60,000 +100.00% 1
Oxfordshire - 1 £60,000 - 1
PostGIS
England

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, IT jobs citing PostGIS 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 South East region with a requirement for PostGIS.

1 11 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
2 10 (90.91%) JavaScript
3 6 (54.55%) GIS
3 6 (54.55%) CMS
3 6 (54.55%) Scrum
3 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (54.55%) Degree
3 6 (54.55%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (54.55%) Test Automation
3 6 (54.55%) RESTful
3 6 (54.55%) MongoDB
3 6 (54.55%) NoSQL
3 6 (54.55%) Node.js
3 6 (54.55%) REST
3 6 (54.55%) WebSockets
3 6 (54.55%) Computer Science
3 6 (54.55%) GitHub
3 6 (54.55%) DevOps
3 6 (54.55%) Geospatial Data
3 6 (54.55%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (36.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 4 (36.36%) CakePHP
4 4 (36.36%) Backbone.js
4 4 (36.36%) JSON
4 4 (36.36%) Marketing
4 4 (36.36%) MVC
4 4 (36.36%) HTML
4 4 (36.36%) PHP
4 4 (36.36%) MySQL
4 4 (36.36%) Linux

PostGIS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 6 (54.55%) CMS
2 1 (9.09%) GeoServer
Cloud Services
1 6 (54.55%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (54.55%) Geospatial Data
2 6 (54.55%) GIS
2 6 (54.55%) MongoDB
2 6 (54.55%) NoSQL
3 4 (36.36%) MySQL
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (36.36%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Developer
2 6 (54.55%) Senior Developer
3 4 (36.36%) PHP Developer
4 1 (9.09%) ETL Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Node.js Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) Node.js
1 6 (54.55%) REST
1 6 (54.55%) RESTful
1 6 (54.55%) WebSockets
2 4 (36.36%) Backbone.js
2 4 (36.36%) CakePHP
2 4 (36.36%) HTML
2 4 (36.36%) JSON
2 4 (36.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 4 (36.36%) XHTML
3 1 (9.09%) Java EE
3 1 (9.09%) Java SE
3 1 (9.09%) OpenLayers
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (54.55%) Continuous Integration
1 6 (54.55%) DevOps
1 6 (54.55%) Scrum
1 6 (54.55%) Test Automation
2 4 (36.36%) MVC
2 4 (36.36%) OOP
3 1 (9.09%) ETL
3 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) JavaScript
2 4 (36.36%) PHP
3 1 (9.09%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) Computer Science Degree
1 6 (54.55%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) ESRI
1 1 (9.09%) Sage