Period
to 11 December 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 11 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 99 96 118
Rank change year-on-year -3 +22 +16
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 17 19 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 1.06% 1.32% 1.21%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.03% 4.68% 4.12%
Number of salaries quoted 4 21 25
South Wales median annual salary £45,000 £31,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +42.86% -28.41% +21.38%
10th Percentile £32,200 £21,500 £26,800
90th Percentile £67,375 £47,500 £58,250
Wales median annual salary £36,000 £32,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% -27.27% +21.38%

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 422 406 631
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 26.21% 28.25% 29.49%
Number of salaries quoted 347 377 568
South Wales median annual salary £42,500 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.39% -3.75% +14.29%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,750 £25,175
90th Percentile £63,750 £55,000 £55,000
Wales median annual salary £42,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +10.39% -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 11 December 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 11 December 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 -14 14 £45,000 +42.86% 3
Bridgend - 2 - -
Newport +7 1 - - 1
PostgreSQL
Wales

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 13 (76.47%) Java
1 13 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (47.06%) JavaScript
3 7 (41.18%) Delphi
4 6 (35.29%) HTML
5 5 (29.41%) Linux
5 5 (29.41%) Python
5 5 (29.41%) WPA
5 5 (29.41%) Spring
5 5 (29.41%) Technical Architecture
5 5 (29.41%) Use Case
5 5 (29.41%) HTML5
5 5 (29.41%) Kafka
6 4 (23.53%) Unit Testing
6 4 (23.53%) AngularJS
6 4 (23.53%) SOLID
6 4 (23.53%) Software Engineering
6 4 (23.53%) TDD
6 4 (23.53%) Hibernate
6 4 (23.53%) Scrum
6 4 (23.53%) OOD
6 4 (23.53%) Unix
7 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
7 3 (17.65%) OpenGL
7 3 (17.65%) C#
7 3 (17.65%) SQL
7 3 (17.65%) Oracle
7 3 (17.65%) CSS
7 3 (17.65%) React
7 3 (17.65%) Continuous Delivery

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 2 (11.76%) Tomcat
1 2 (11.76%) WebLogic
2 1 (5.88%) Apache
2 1 (5.88%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) InVision
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (29.41%) WPA
2 1 (5.88%) HTTP
2 1 (5.88%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 3 (17.65%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.88%) MongoDB
2 1 (5.88%) Neo4j
2 1 (5.88%) RavenDB
2 1 (5.88%) Redis
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Pylint
2 2 (11.76%) Selenium
3 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
3 1 (5.88%) Jasmine
3 1 (5.88%) Jenkins
3 1 (5.88%) JIRA
3 1 (5.88%) Subversion
General
1 2 (11.76%) Games
2 1 (5.88%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (5.88%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Developer
2 5 (29.41%) Architect
3 4 (23.53%) Systems Architect
4 2 (11.76%) 3D Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Applications Support
4 2 (11.76%) Applications Support Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Python Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Software Architect
4 2 (11.76%) Support Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) .NET Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (5.88%) Java Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Java Team Leader
5 1 (5.88%) Principal Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Python Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Site Reliability Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Leader
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (35.29%) HTML
2 5 (29.41%) HTML5
2 5 (29.41%) Kafka
2 5 (29.41%) Spring
3 4 (23.53%) AngularJS
3 4 (23.53%) Hibernate
4 3 (17.65%) CSS
4 3 (17.65%) Django
4 3 (17.65%) Flask
4 3 (17.65%) OpenGL
4 3 (17.65%) React
4 3 (17.65%) Redux
5 2 (11.76%) CGI
5 2 (11.76%) Java EE
5 2 (11.76%) RESTful
5 2 (11.76%) WebGL
6 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (5.88%) CSS3
6 1 (5.88%) REST
6 1 (5.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Analytical Mindset
1 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (17.65%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (11.76%) 3D Graphics
2 2 (11.76%) User Experience
3 1 (5.88%) Animation
3 1 (5.88%) Fintech
3 1 (5.88%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 5 (29.41%) Linux
2 4 (23.53%) Unix
3 1 (5.88%) Mac OS
3 1 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (29.41%) Technical Architecture
2 5 (29.41%) Use Case
3 4 (23.53%) OOD
3 4 (23.53%) Scrum
3 4 (23.53%) Software Engineering
3 4 (23.53%) SOLID
3 4 (23.53%) TDD
3 4 (23.53%) Unit Testing
4 3 (17.65%) Continuous Delivery
4 3 (17.65%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (17.65%) Test Automation
5 2 (11.76%) Customer Requirements
5 2 (11.76%) Incident Management
5 2 (11.76%) Mentoring
5 2 (11.76%) OO
5 2 (11.76%) Proactive Monitoring
5 2 (11.76%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (11.76%) User Stories
5 2 (11.76%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 13 (76.47%) Java
2 8 (47.06%) JavaScript
3 7 (41.18%) Delphi
4 5 (29.41%) Python
5 3 (17.65%) C#
5 3 (17.65%) SQL
6 2 (11.76%) PL/SQL
6 2 (11.76%) Shell Script
7 1 (5.88%) Bash Shell
7 1 (5.88%) Go
7 1 (5.88%) Java 8
7 1 (5.88%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) SC Cleared
1 3 (17.65%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) Chartered Engineer
2 1 (5.88%) CITP
2 1 (5.88%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Ansible
1 1 (5.88%) Consul
1 1 (5.88%) Kibana
1 1 (5.88%) Prometheus
1 1 (5.88%) Terraform
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
1 3 (17.65%) Oracle
2 1 (5.88%) Facebook
2 1 (5.88%) Sybase