Period
to 20 September 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 20 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 83 89 125
Rank change year-on-year +6 +36 +19
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 24 22 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 1.59% 1.53% 0.77%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.49% 5.28% 2.81%
Number of salaries quoted 15 23 17
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £32,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.08% -9.72% -9.43%
10th Percentile £31,550 £29,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £63,500 £47,500 £55,250
Wales median annual salary £37,750 £34,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year +11.03% -5.56% -10.00%

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 437 417 606
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 28.92% 29.00% 27.55%
Number of salaries quoted 362 384 545
South Wales median annual salary £42,500 £39,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.59% +2.60% +10.00%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £24,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £55,000 £51,250
Wales median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +7.14%

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 20 September 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 20 September 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 +2 19 £40,000 +3.23% 2
Newport +4 2 £34,250 +8.73% 2
Monmouthshire +8 1 £42,500 +34.92%
Bridgend - 1 - - 1
PostgreSQL
Wales

For the 6 months to 20 September 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 (66.67%) Java
2 15 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 12 (50.00%) Relational Database
4 7 (29.17%) Delphi
4 7 (29.17%) HTML
4 7 (29.17%) Oracle
4 7 (29.17%) Python
4 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
5 6 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 6 (25.00%) Test Automation
6 5 (20.83%) Bash Shell
6 5 (20.83%) HTML5
6 5 (20.83%) Technical Architecture
6 5 (20.83%) Use Case
6 5 (20.83%) MySQL
6 5 (20.83%) SQL
6 5 (20.83%) LAN
6 5 (20.83%) WAN
6 5 (20.83%) Linux
6 5 (20.83%) WPA
7 4 (16.67%) Validation
7 4 (16.67%) CSS
7 4 (16.67%) Performance Testing
7 4 (16.67%) Integration Testing
7 4 (16.67%) Selenium
7 4 (16.67%) Spring
7 4 (16.67%) Cucumber
7 4 (16.67%) Test Strategy
7 4 (16.67%) Kafka

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 (8.33%) Apache
1 2 (8.33%) Tomcat
2 1 (4.17%) CMS
2 1 (4.17%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (4.17%) WebLogic
2 1 (4.17%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (8.33%) IaaS
2 2 (8.33%) PaaS
2 2 (8.33%) SaaS
3 1 (4.17%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (4.17%) Amazon S3
3 1 (4.17%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (4.17%) G Suite
3 1 (4.17%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (4.17%) npm
3 1 (4.17%) Route 53
3 1 (4.17%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.83%) LAN
1 5 (20.83%) WAN
1 5 (20.83%) WPA
2 2 (8.33%) NAS
2 2 (8.33%) SAN
3 1 (4.17%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (4.17%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (4.17%) Cisco PIX
3 1 (4.17%) DNS
3 1 (4.17%) Firewall
3 1 (4.17%) HTTP
3 1 (4.17%) IPsec
3 1 (4.17%) OpenLDAP
3 1 (4.17%) OpenVPN
3 1 (4.17%) SSL
3 1 (4.17%) tcpdump
3 1 (4.17%) VPN
3 1 (4.17%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 6 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 5 (20.83%) MySQL
4 3 (12.50%) NoSQL
5 2 (8.33%) Hadoop
5 2 (8.33%) Ingres
5 2 (8.33%) MongoDB
5 2 (8.33%) Oracle Exadata
5 2 (8.33%) RDBMS
6 1 (4.17%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (4.17%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (4.17%) Big Data
6 1 (4.17%) HBase
6 1 (4.17%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 4 (16.67%) Cucumber
1 4 (16.67%) Jenkins
1 4 (16.67%) Ranorex
1 4 (16.67%) Selenium
2 3 (12.50%) JIRA
2 3 (12.50%) Subversion
3 2 (8.33%) Git (software)
4 1 (4.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (4.17%) gulp
4 1 (4.17%) webpack
General
1 2 (8.33%) Games
1 2 (8.33%) Local Government
2 1 (4.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (29.17%) Architect
2 6 (25.00%) Developer
3 4 (16.67%) Systems Architect
3 4 (16.67%) Test Automation Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Test Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) 3D Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Database Architect
4 2 (8.33%) Database Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) DBA
4 2 (8.33%) Java Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Java Team Leader
4 2 (8.33%) Senior Architect
4 2 (8.33%) Senior Database Architect
4 2 (8.33%) Senior DBA
4 2 (8.33%) Senior SQL DBA
4 2 (8.33%) Software Architect
4 2 (8.33%) SQL DBA
4 2 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Technical Leader
4 2 (8.33%) Technical Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (29.17%) HTML
2 5 (20.83%) HTML5
3 4 (16.67%) CSS
3 4 (16.67%) Kafka
3 4 (16.67%) Spring
4 3 (12.50%) AngularJS
4 3 (12.50%) Hibernate
4 3 (12.50%) Java EE
4 3 (12.50%) OpenGL
5 2 (8.33%) CSS3
5 2 (8.33%) WebGL
6 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (4.17%) Laravel
6 1 (4.17%) Node.js
6 1 (4.17%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (4.17%) React
6 1 (4.17%) REST
6 1 (4.17%) RxJS
6 1 (4.17%) Vue.js
6 1 (4.17%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (8.33%) 3D Graphics
3 1 (4.17%) Fintech
3 1 (4.17%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.17%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.83%) Linux
2 3 (12.50%) Windows
3 2 (8.33%) Unix
4 1 (4.17%) CentOS
4 1 (4.17%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 5 (20.83%) Technical Architecture
3 5 (20.83%) Use Case
4 4 (16.67%) Integration Testing
4 4 (16.67%) Performance Testing
4 4 (16.67%) Test Strategy
4 4 (16.67%) Validation
5 3 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (12.50%) Functional Testing
5 3 (12.50%) High Availability
5 3 (12.50%) Manual Testing
5 3 (12.50%) Non-Functional Testing
5 3 (12.50%) OO
5 3 (12.50%) Product Management
5 3 (12.50%) Software Engineering
5 3 (12.50%) Task Automation
6 2 (8.33%) Business Development
6 2 (8.33%) TDD
6 2 (8.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 16 (66.67%) Java
2 12 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (29.17%) Delphi
3 7 (29.17%) Python
4 5 (20.83%) Bash Shell
4 5 (20.83%) SQL
5 3 (12.50%) C#
5 3 (12.50%) PL/SQL
6 2 (8.33%) C++
6 2 (8.33%) PowerShell
6 2 (8.33%) Ruby
6 2 (8.33%) Shell Script
7 1 (4.17%) Java 8
7 1 (4.17%) PHP
7 1 (4.17%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) Chartered Engineer
1 2 (8.33%) CITP
1 2 (8.33%) Sun Certification
2 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) GDPR
2 2 (8.33%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Docker
1 1 (4.17%) Dovecot
1 1 (4.17%) DRBD
1 1 (4.17%) iptables
1 1 (4.17%) KVM
1 1 (4.17%) Postfix
1 1 (4.17%) QEMU
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (8.33%) Oracle ZFS
2 1 (4.17%) Icinga
2 1 (4.17%) Kubernetes
2 1 (4.17%) Munin
2 1 (4.17%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
1 7 (29.17%) Oracle
2 2 (8.33%) Actian
2 2 (8.33%) Cloudera
2 2 (8.33%) Sybase
2 2 (8.33%) Teradata
3 1 (4.17%) Cisco
3 1 (4.17%) Facebook
3 1 (4.17%) Google
3 1 (4.17%) Red Hat