Period
to 16 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales 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 16 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 89 103 126
Rank change year-on-year +14 +23 +4
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 20 29 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 1.47% 1.49% 0.86%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.15% 4.99% 2.99%
Number of salaries quoted 22 27 17
South Wales median annual salary £32,750 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.43% -12.50% +14.29%
10th Percentile £21,500 £29,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £44,875 £57,500 £47,500
Wales median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - -12.50% +14.29%

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 South Wales with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
South Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 388 581 670
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 28.55% 29.81% 28.73%
Number of salaries quoted 359 518 578
South Wales median annual salary £38,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.75% +14.29% -
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,963 £23,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £55,000 £48,750
Wales median annual salary £38,500 £38,750 £35,000
% change year-on-year -0.65% +10.71% -

PostgreSQL
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

Job postings citing PostgreSQL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in South Wales.

Job vacancy trend for PostgreSQL in South Wales

PostgreSQL
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Salary trend for PostgreSQL in South Wales

PostgreSQL
Salary Histogram in South Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PostgreSQL in South Wales over the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

Salary histogram for PostgreSQL in South Wales

PostgreSQL
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PostgreSQL within the South Wales region over the 6 months to 16 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
Cardiff +13 11 £34,000 -12.26% 2
Newport +10 11 £31,500 +16.67% 2
PostgreSQL
Wales

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 South Wales region with a requirement for PostgreSQL.

1 13 (65.00%) JavaScript
2 11 (55.00%) AngularJS
3 10 (50.00%) NoSQL
3 10 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (45.00%) SQL Server
5 8 (40.00%) SQL
5 8 (40.00%) SaaS
6 7 (35.00%) MongoDB
6 7 (35.00%) HTML
6 7 (35.00%) Java
6 7 (35.00%) CSS
6 7 (35.00%) OO
6 7 (35.00%) Software Engineering
7 6 (30.00%) Linux
7 6 (30.00%) Web Services
7 6 (30.00%) MySQL
7 6 (30.00%) Oracle
8 5 (25.00%) C#
8 5 (25.00%) .NET
8 5 (25.00%) Unix
8 5 (25.00%) Ingres
8 5 (25.00%) Relational Database
8 5 (25.00%) Actian
8 5 (25.00%) Git (software)
9 4 (20.00%) HTML5
9 4 (20.00%) Symfony
9 4 (20.00%) Oracle Exadata
9 4 (20.00%) Node.js
9 4 (20.00%) Splunk
9 4 (20.00%) Laravel

PostgreSQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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 4 (20.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (5.00%) Apache
2 1 (5.00%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (5.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 10 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (40.00%) SaaS
3 4 (20.00%) npm
4 1 (5.00%) IaaS
4 1 (5.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) SAN
2 3 (15.00%) NAS
3 1 (5.00%) DNS
3 1 (5.00%) Firewall
3 1 (5.00%) SMS
3 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 9 (45.00%) SQL Server
3 7 (35.00%) MongoDB
4 6 (30.00%) MySQL
5 5 (25.00%) Ingres
5 5 (25.00%) Relational Database
6 4 (20.00%) Oracle Exadata
7 2 (10.00%) Couchbase
7 2 (10.00%) Geospatial Data
7 2 (10.00%) GIS
8 1 (5.00%) Amazon Aurora
8 1 (5.00%) Amazon Redshift
8 1 (5.00%) Hadoop
8 1 (5.00%) MariaDB
8 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
8 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (5.00%) Redis
8 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (20.00%) Bower
2 4 (20.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (5.00%) Bitbucket
3 1 (5.00%) Vagrant
General
1 2 (10.00%) Advertising
2 1 (5.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Financial Institution
2 1 (5.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 12 (60.00%) Developer
2 5 (25.00%) DBA
2 5 (25.00%) Software Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Administrator
3 4 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Oracle DBA
3 4 (20.00%) Software Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) PostgreSQL DBA
4 3 (15.00%) SQL DBA
5 2 (10.00%) .NET Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Graduate
5 2 (10.00%) Graduate Software Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Junior
6 1 (5.00%) AWS Developer
6 1 (5.00%) C# Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Junior C# Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Junior Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Oracle DBA
6 1 (5.00%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (55.00%) AngularJS
2 7 (35.00%) CSS
2 7 (35.00%) HTML
3 6 (30.00%) Web Services
4 5 (25.00%) .NET
5 4 (20.00%) HTML5
5 4 (20.00%) Laravel
5 4 (20.00%) Node.js
5 4 (20.00%) Spring
5 4 (20.00%) Symfony
6 3 (15.00%) LAMP
6 3 (15.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET
7 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 2 (10.00%) React
8 1 (5.00%) JSON
8 1 (5.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (15.00%) Algorithms
2 3 (15.00%) Data Structures
2 3 (15.00%) Fintech
3 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (10.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 6 (30.00%) Linux
2 5 (25.00%) Unix
3 1 (5.00%) Amazon Linux
3 1 (5.00%) CentOS
3 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) OO
1 7 (35.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (20.00%) Analytics
2 4 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (20.00%) Microservices
3 3 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (15.00%) Information Security
3 3 (15.00%) Machine Learning
3 3 (15.00%) OOP
3 3 (15.00%) Refactoring
4 2 (10.00%) DevOps
4 2 (10.00%) Information Management
4 2 (10.00%) Mobile Application Development
4 2 (10.00%) MVC
4 2 (10.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (10.00%) TDD
4 2 (10.00%) Unit Testing
5 1 (5.00%) CRM
5 1 (5.00%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 13 (65.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (40.00%) SQL
3 7 (35.00%) Java
4 5 (25.00%) C#
5 4 (20.00%) PHP
6 3 (15.00%) TypeScript
7 2 (10.00%) VB.NET
8 1 (5.00%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 4 (20.00%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (20.00%) Docker
2 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.00%) KVM
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) Oracle ZFS
2 1 (5.00%) Ansible
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) Oracle
2 5 (25.00%) Actian
3 4 (20.00%) Splunk
4 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (5.00%) Cloudera
5 1 (5.00%) Talend