Period
to 24 June 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 24 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
24 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 82 97 130
Rank change year-on-year +15 +33 +20
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 26 23 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 1.90% 1.45% 0.55%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.82% 4.56% 1.92%
Number of salaries quoted 25 22 13
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £34,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.94% -13.75% +9.59%
10th Percentile £28,800 £22,500 £32,800
90th Percentile £62,600 £54,000 £47,500
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £36,116 £40,000
% change year-on-year +10.75% -9.71% +6.67%

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 381 504 678
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 27.87% 31.72% 28.63%
Number of salaries quoted 338 429 592
South Wales median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.90% +5.48%
10th Percentile £27,675 £26,250 £22,750
90th Percentile £54,505 £53,150 £50,000
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +4.17%

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 24 June 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 24 June 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 21 £42,500 +13.33% 1
Newport +12 3 £38,000 +18.15%
Monmouthshire +3 1 £42,500 +34.92%
PostgreSQL
Wales

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 South Wales region with a requirement for PostgreSQL.

1 16 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (50.00%) Java
2 13 (50.00%) Relational Database
3 12 (46.15%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (46.15%) MySQL
3 12 (46.15%) Oracle
4 11 (42.31%) SQL Server
4 11 (42.31%) JavaScript
4 11 (42.31%) Python
5 9 (34.62%) Microsoft
5 9 (34.62%) Jenkins
6 8 (30.77%) Linux
7 7 (26.92%) SQL
7 7 (26.92%) High Availability
8 6 (23.08%) AngularJS
8 6 (23.08%) Docker
8 6 (23.08%) GDPR
8 6 (23.08%) Tomcat
8 6 (23.08%) Test Automation
9 5 (19.23%) PowerShell
9 5 (19.23%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (19.23%) Scrum
9 5 (19.23%) Teradata
9 5 (19.23%) Ruby
9 5 (19.23%) RDBMS
9 5 (19.23%) PL/SQL
9 5 (19.23%) C++
9 5 (19.23%) Apache
9 5 (19.23%) Web Services
9 5 (19.23%) LAN

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 6 (23.08%) Tomcat
2 5 (19.23%) Apache
3 1 (3.85%) CMS
3 1 (3.85%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (3.85%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 12 (46.15%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (15.38%) SaaS
4 3 (11.54%) npm
5 2 (7.69%) IaaS
5 2 (7.69%) PaaS
6 1 (3.85%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (3.85%) Amazon S3
6 1 (3.85%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (3.85%) G Suite
6 1 (3.85%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (3.85%) Route 53
6 1 (3.85%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 5 (19.23%) LAN
1 5 (19.23%) WAN
2 2 (7.69%) DNS
2 2 (7.69%) Firewall
2 2 (7.69%) NAS
2 2 (7.69%) SAN
2 2 (7.69%) VPN
3 1 (3.85%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (3.85%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (3.85%) Cisco PIX
3 1 (3.85%) HTTP
3 1 (3.85%) IPsec
3 1 (3.85%) Network Security
3 1 (3.85%) OpenLDAP
3 1 (3.85%) OpenVPN
3 1 (3.85%) SSL
3 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.85%) tcpdump
3 1 (3.85%) Wireshark
3 1 (3.85%) WPA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 12 (46.15%) MySQL
3 11 (42.31%) SQL Server
4 5 (19.23%) NoSQL
4 5 (19.23%) RDBMS
5 2 (7.69%) Hadoop
5 2 (7.69%) Ingres
5 2 (7.69%) MongoDB
5 2 (7.69%) Oracle Exadata
6 1 (3.85%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (3.85%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (3.85%) Big Data
6 1 (3.85%) Geospatial Data
6 1 (3.85%) GIS
6 1 (3.85%) HBase
6 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 9 (34.62%) Jenkins
2 4 (15.38%) Cucumber
2 4 (15.38%) Git (software)
2 4 (15.38%) Ranorex
2 4 (15.38%) Selenium
3 3 (11.54%) JIRA
3 3 (11.54%) Maven
3 3 (11.54%) Subversion
4 2 (7.69%) Bower
5 1 (3.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (3.85%) gulp
5 1 (3.85%) webpack
General
1 2 (7.69%) Local Government
2 1 (3.85%) Law
2 1 (3.85%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 9 (34.62%) Developer
2 6 (23.08%) Architect
3 5 (19.23%) Database Architect
3 5 (19.23%) DBA
3 5 (19.23%) Java Developer
3 5 (19.23%) Senior Architect
3 5 (19.23%) Senior Database Architect
3 5 (19.23%) Senior DBA
3 5 (19.23%) Senior SQL DBA
3 5 (19.23%) SQL DBA
4 4 (15.38%) Test Automation Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) Test Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Database Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) DevOps Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Java Team Leader
5 2 (7.69%) Software Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Software Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Technical Leader
5 2 (7.69%) Technical Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (23.08%) AngularJS
2 5 (19.23%) Web Services
3 4 (15.38%) CSS
3 4 (15.38%) HTML
3 4 (15.38%) Spring
4 3 (11.54%) HTML5
4 3 (11.54%) Java EE
4 3 (11.54%) Laravel
4 3 (11.54%) Node.js
5 2 (7.69%) CSS3
5 2 (7.69%) Hibernate
5 2 (7.69%) LAMP
5 2 (7.69%) React
5 2 (7.69%) Symfony
5 2 (7.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (3.85%) .NET
6 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET
6 1 (3.85%) CakePHP
6 1 (3.85%) RESTful
6 1 (3.85%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (7.69%) Fintech
2 2 (7.69%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.85%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 8 (30.77%) Linux
2 3 (11.54%) CentOS
2 3 (11.54%) Windows
3 2 (7.69%) Unix
4 1 (3.85%) Amazon Linux
4 1 (3.85%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (26.92%) High Availability
3 6 (23.08%) Test Automation
4 5 (19.23%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (19.23%) Scrum
5 4 (15.38%) DevOps
5 4 (15.38%) Functional Testing
5 4 (15.38%) Integration Testing
5 4 (15.38%) Non-Functional Testing
5 4 (15.38%) OO
5 4 (15.38%) Performance Testing
5 4 (15.38%) Software Engineering
5 4 (15.38%) Test Strategy
5 4 (15.38%) Validation
6 3 (11.54%) Configuration Management
6 3 (11.54%) Manual Testing
6 3 (11.54%) Problem-Solving
6 3 (11.54%) Product Management
6 3 (11.54%) Task Automation
6 3 (11.54%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 13 (50.00%) Java
2 11 (42.31%) JavaScript
2 11 (42.31%) Python
3 7 (26.92%) SQL
4 5 (19.23%) Bash Shell
4 5 (19.23%) C++
4 5 (19.23%) PL/SQL
4 5 (19.23%) PowerShell
4 5 (19.23%) Ruby
5 3 (11.54%) PHP
6 2 (7.69%) Java 8
7 1 (3.85%) C#
7 1 (3.85%) C-shell
7 1 (3.85%) Delphi
7 1 (3.85%) Perl
7 1 (3.85%) Scala
7 1 (3.85%) Shell Script
7 1 (3.85%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) Chartered Engineer
1 2 (7.69%) CITP
1 2 (7.69%) Sun Certification
2 1 (3.85%) AWS Certification
2 1 (3.85%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (3.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (23.08%) GDPR
2 5 (19.23%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (23.08%) Docker
2 2 (7.69%) DRBD
2 2 (7.69%) KVM
3 1 (3.85%) Dovecot
3 1 (3.85%) iptables
3 1 (3.85%) Postfix
3 1 (3.85%) QEMU
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (7.69%) Oracle ZFS
2 1 (3.85%) Ansible
2 1 (3.85%) Icinga
2 1 (3.85%) Kubernetes
2 1 (3.85%) Munin
2 1 (3.85%) Puppet
2 1 (3.85%) Terraform
Vendors
1 12 (46.15%) Oracle
2 9 (34.62%) Microsoft
3 5 (19.23%) Teradata
4 2 (7.69%) Actian
4 2 (7.69%) Cloudera
4 2 (7.69%) Red Hat
4 2 (7.69%) Sybase
5 1 (3.85%) Cisco
5 1 (3.85%) Facebook
5 1 (3.85%) Google