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 3 months to 29 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Wales / South Wales
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 62 87 96
Rank change year-on-year +25 +9  
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 12 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 1.66% 0.53% 0.16%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.15% 2.04% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 12 6 2
Median salary £35,750 £42,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.88% +10.38%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,249 £29,500 £33,450
10% offered a salary of more than £47,250 £47,500 £41,550
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 South Wales with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
South Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 195 294 380
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 27.01% 25.79% 30.72%
Number of salaries quoted 374 590 780
Median salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.59% +2.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,000 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £48,750 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

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 3 months to 29 June 2017.

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 3 months to 29 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
Cardiff +17 9 £40,000 -5.88%
Newport - 2 £32,163 -
Monmouthshire - 1 £31,500 -
PostgreSQL
Wales

For the 6 months to 29 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 South Wales region with a requirement for PostgreSQL.

1 13 (56.52%) Oracle
2 12 (52.17%) Java
2 12 (52.17%) Linux
3 10 (43.48%) MySQL
4 8 (34.78%) Python
5 7 (30.43%) Firewall
5 7 (30.43%) SQL Server
6 6 (26.09%) Windows
6 6 (26.09%) SQL
6 6 (26.09%) Software Engineering
6 6 (26.09%) Git (software)
6 6 (26.09%) MongoDB
6 6 (26.09%) Relational Database
6 6 (26.09%) Oracle Database
7 5 (21.74%) AngularJS
7 5 (21.74%) Amazon AWS
7 5 (21.74%) Degree
7 5 (21.74%) JavaScript
7 5 (21.74%) TCP/IP
7 5 (21.74%) Cisco
8 4 (17.39%) Red Hat
8 4 (17.39%) MPLS
8 4 (17.39%) RTP
8 4 (17.39%) VMware
8 4 (17.39%) Debian
8 4 (17.39%) PBX
8 4 (17.39%) VoIP
8 4 (17.39%) HTML
8 4 (17.39%) Unix
8 4 (17.39%) CSS

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 3 (13.04%) Tomcat
2 2 (8.70%) Cloud Foundry
2 2 (8.70%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle Application Server
3 1 (4.35%) OpenROAD
3 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.35%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 5 (21.74%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (13.04%) IaaS
2 3 (13.04%) PaaS
3 2 (8.70%) SaaS
4 1 (4.35%) G Suite
4 1 (4.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (30.43%) Firewall
2 5 (21.74%) TCP/IP
3 4 (17.39%) MPLS
3 4 (17.39%) PBX
3 4 (17.39%) RTP
3 4 (17.39%) VoIP
3 4 (17.39%) Wireshark
4 2 (8.70%) DNS
5 1 (4.35%) HTTPS
5 1 (4.35%) LAN
5 1 (4.35%) NAS
5 1 (4.35%) SAN
5 1 (4.35%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (43.48%) MySQL
2 7 (30.43%) SQL Server
3 6 (26.09%) MongoDB
3 6 (26.09%) Oracle Database
3 6 (26.09%) Relational Database
4 3 (13.04%) Hadoop
4 3 (13.04%) RDBMS
4 3 (13.04%) Redis
5 2 (8.70%) Amazon Redshift
5 2 (8.70%) Big Data
5 2 (8.70%) Couchbase
5 2 (8.70%) Ingres
5 2 (8.70%) NoSQL
5 2 (8.70%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (8.70%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (8.70%) Oracle Database 12c
5 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (4.35%) MariaDB
6 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 6 (26.09%) Git (software)
2 3 (13.04%) Selenium
3 2 (8.70%) Bitbucket
4 1 (4.35%) Grunt
4 1 (4.35%) gulp
4 1 (4.35%) Jenkins
4 1 (4.35%) webpack
General
1 1 (4.35%) Publishing
1 1 (4.35%) Retail
1 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (34.78%) DBA
1 8 (34.78%) Developer
2 5 (21.74%) Administrator
2 5 (21.74%) Oracle DBA
3 4 (17.39%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Java Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Django Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (4.35%) IT Services Manager
5 1 (4.35%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Lead Software Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Network Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Python Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Senior DBA
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Oracle DBA
5 1 (4.35%) Service Manager
5 1 (4.35%) SQL DBA
5 1 (4.35%) SQL Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Test Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (21.74%) AngularJS
2 4 (17.39%) CSS
2 4 (17.39%) HTML
2 4 (17.39%) HTML5
2 4 (17.39%) React
3 3 (13.04%) CSS3
3 3 (13.04%) Ext JS
3 3 (13.04%) Hibernate
3 3 (13.04%) Spring
3 3 (13.04%) Web Services
4 2 (8.70%) Django
5 1 (4.35%) Angular 2
5 1 (4.35%) Flask
5 1 (4.35%) JSON
5 1 (4.35%) Node.js
5 1 (4.35%) NumPy
5 1 (4.35%) Pandas
5 1 (4.35%) Qt
5 1 (4.35%) RESTful
5 1 (4.35%) SciPy
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Computer Science
1 3 (13.04%) Replication
2 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.70%) Clustering
3 1 (4.35%) Fintech
3 1 (4.35%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.35%) N-Tier
3 1 (4.35%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (52.17%) Linux
2 6 (26.09%) Windows
3 4 (17.39%) CentOS
3 4 (17.39%) Debian
3 4 (17.39%) Ubuntu
3 4 (17.39%) Unix
4 3 (13.04%) Solaris
5 2 (8.70%) Windows Server
6 1 (4.35%) Mac OS
6 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (26.09%) Software Engineering
2 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (17.39%) Network Monitoring
2 4 (17.39%) Open Source
2 4 (17.39%) SDLC
3 3 (13.04%) Web Development
4 2 (8.70%) Identity Management
4 2 (8.70%) Incident Management
4 2 (8.70%) Microservices
4 2 (8.70%) OO
4 2 (8.70%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (8.70%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (8.70%) Release Management
4 2 (8.70%) Test Automation
4 2 (8.70%) Test Strategy
5 1 (4.35%) Capacity Management
5 1 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (4.35%) Event-Driven Architecture
5 1 (4.35%) Low Latency
5 1 (4.35%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 12 (52.17%) Java
2 8 (34.78%) Python
3 6 (26.09%) SQL
4 5 (21.74%) JavaScript
5 3 (13.04%) C#
5 3 (13.04%) PL/SQL
6 2 (8.70%) PHP
7 1 (4.35%) Apple Swift
7 1 (4.35%) C
7 1 (4.35%) C++
7 1 (4.35%) Groovy
7 1 (4.35%) Objective-C
7 1 (4.35%) Scala
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) Degree
2 3 (13.04%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (4.35%) Master's Degree
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 3 (13.04%) Active Directory
1 3 (13.04%) Docker
2 2 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.35%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) Ansible
1 1 (4.35%) Failover Clustering
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle ZFS
1 1 (4.35%) Terraform
1 1 (4.35%) vRealize
Vendors
1 13 (56.52%) Oracle
2 5 (21.74%) Cisco
3 4 (17.39%) Acme Packet
3 4 (17.39%) Brocade
3 4 (17.39%) Red Hat
3 4 (17.39%) SonicWALL
3 4 (17.39%) VMware
4 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
4 3 (13.04%) Sencha
5 1 (4.35%) Actian
5 1 (4.35%) Cloudera
5 1 (4.35%) Google
5 1 (4.35%) Splunk