Period
to 21 November 2017

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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 95 118 129
Rank change year-on-year +23 +11 +1
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 18 24 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 1.26% 1.11% 0.62%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.57% 3.82% 2.13%
Number of salaries quoted 20 23 12
South Wales median annual salary £31,500 £44,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -28.41% +25.71% -6.67%
10th Percentile £21,400 £25,900 £32,500
90th Percentile £47,625 £58,500 £47,500
Wales median annual salary £31,500 £44,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -28.41% +25.71% -

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 394 628 703
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 27.61% 28.95% 28.99%
Number of salaries quoted 367 570 602
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 £25,000 £23,500
90th Percentile £55,000 £55,000 £47,500
Wales median annual salary £38,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -3.75% +14.29% -

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 21 November 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 6 months to 21 November 2017. 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
Newport +9 12 £31,500 - 1
Cardiff +20 8 £31,500 -28.41%
PostgreSQL
Wales

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 11 (61.11%) MongoDB
2 9 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 9 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (50.00%) SQL
2 9 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 7 (38.89%) Unix
3 7 (38.89%) Linux
3 7 (38.89%) Java
3 7 (38.89%) Oracle
4 6 (33.33%) HTML
4 6 (33.33%) CSS
4 6 (33.33%) Ingres
4 6 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (33.33%) AngularJS
4 6 (33.33%) Relational Database
4 6 (33.33%) Actian
5 5 (27.78%) SaaS
5 5 (27.78%) Oracle Exadata
5 5 (27.78%) Splunk
5 5 (27.78%) OO
5 5 (27.78%) SAN
5 5 (27.78%) WebLogic
6 4 (22.22%) Software Engineering
6 4 (22.22%) Degree
6 4 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (22.22%) NAS
6 4 (22.22%) Computer Science
6 4 (22.22%) Analytics
6 4 (22.22%) Oracle ZFS
6 4 (22.22%) Computer Science Degree

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 5 (27.78%) WebLogic
2 1 (5.56%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (5.56%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 6 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (27.78%) SaaS
3 1 (5.56%) IaaS
3 1 (5.56%) npm
3 1 (5.56%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (27.78%) SAN
2 4 (22.22%) NAS
3 2 (11.11%) DNS
3 2 (11.11%) Firewall
3 2 (11.11%) TCP/IP
4 1 (5.56%) HTTPS
4 1 (5.56%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (61.11%) MongoDB
2 9 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 9 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 6 (33.33%) Ingres
3 6 (33.33%) Relational Database
4 5 (27.78%) Oracle Exadata
5 3 (16.67%) Couchbase
5 3 (16.67%) MySQL
6 2 (11.11%) Hadoop
6 2 (11.11%) MariaDB
6 2 (11.11%) Redis
7 1 (5.56%) Amazon Aurora
7 1 (5.56%) Amazon Redshift
7 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database
7 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (11.11%) Bitbucket
2 2 (11.11%) Jenkins
3 1 (5.56%) Bower
3 1 (5.56%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (5.56%) Vagrant
General
1 2 (11.11%) Advertising
2 1 (5.56%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Financial Institution
2 1 (5.56%) Publishing
2 1 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Developer
2 5 (27.78%) DBA
3 4 (22.22%) Administrator
3 4 (22.22%) Oracle DBA
4 3 (16.67%) Java Developer
4 3 (16.67%) PostgreSQL DBA
4 3 (16.67%) SQL DBA
5 2 (11.11%) Graduate
5 2 (11.11%) Graduate Software Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Junior
5 2 (11.11%) Software Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) C# Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Database Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Junior Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Junior Software Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Oracle Team Leader
6 1 (5.56%) Python Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Software Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (33.33%) AngularJS
1 6 (33.33%) CSS
1 6 (33.33%) HTML
2 3 (16.67%) .NET
2 3 (16.67%) HTML5
2 3 (16.67%) Spring
3 2 (11.11%) Web Services
4 1 (5.56%) Django
4 1 (5.56%) Flask
4 1 (5.56%) JSON
4 1 (5.56%) Kafka
4 1 (5.56%) Laravel
4 1 (5.56%) Node.js
4 1 (5.56%) NumPy
4 1 (5.56%) Pandas
4 1 (5.56%) Qt
4 1 (5.56%) RESTful
4 1 (5.56%) SciPy
4 1 (5.56%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Computer Science
2 3 (16.67%) Algorithms
2 3 (16.67%) Data Structures
3 2 (11.11%) N-Tier
4 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.56%) Fintech
4 1 (5.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (38.89%) Linux
1 7 (38.89%) Unix
2 2 (11.11%) Windows
3 1 (5.56%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) OO
2 4 (22.22%) Analytics
2 4 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (22.22%) Software Engineering
3 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (16.67%) Information Security
3 3 (16.67%) Microservices
3 3 (16.67%) OOP
3 3 (16.67%) Refactoring
4 2 (11.11%) Identity Management
4 2 (11.11%) OOD
4 2 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (5.56%) Front End Development
5 1 (5.56%) Low Latency
5 1 (5.56%) Mentoring
5 1 (5.56%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (5.56%) SDLC
5 1 (5.56%) Ultra-Low Latency
5 1 (5.56%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 9 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 9 (50.00%) SQL
2 7 (38.89%) Java
3 3 (16.67%) C#
3 3 (16.67%) TypeScript
4 2 (11.11%) Groovy
5 1 (5.56%) PHP
5 1 (5.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) Computer Science Degree
1 4 (22.22%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.56%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (22.22%) Oracle ZFS
2 2 (11.11%) Ansible
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (5.56%) Terraform
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) Oracle
2 6 (33.33%) Actian
3 5 (27.78%) Splunk
4 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 2 (11.11%) Cloudera
6 1 (5.56%) Talend