Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for PostGIS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited PostGIS over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PostGIS
England > South West
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 339 336 354
Rank change year-on-year -3 +18 -17
Permanent jobs citing PostGIS 9 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.088% 0.018% 0.050%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.20% 0.045% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 6
South West median annual salary £45,000 £65,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -30.77% +30.00% -
10th Percentile £37,500 £65,000 £37,500
90th Percentile £69,000 £65,000 £59,375
England median annual salary £55,000 £48,750 £52,500
% change year-on-year +12.82% -7.14% +5.00%

PostGIS is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 4538 4406 4986
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 44.22% 40.29% 41.94%
Number of salaries quoted 3906 3829 4354
South West median annual salary £41,377 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.44% +3.90% +4.05%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,575
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

PostGIS
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing PostGIS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for PostGIS in the South West

PostGIS
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PostGIS in the South West.

Salary trend for PostGIS in the South West

PostGIS
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PostGIS in the South West over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for PostGIS in the South West

PostGIS
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PostGIS within the South West region over the 6 months to 18 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
Devon +27 7 £45,000 -30.77%
Somerset - 2 £57,500 -
PostGIS
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT jobs citing PostGIS 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 West region with a requirement for PostGIS.

1 8 (88.89%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (77.78%) Python
2 7 (77.78%) Data Architecture
2 7 (77.78%) QGIS
2 7 (77.78%) Service Design
3 5 (55.56%) Analytics
3 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (55.56%) Software Engineering
4 4 (44.44%) HTML
4 4 (44.44%) SQL
4 4 (44.44%) CSS
4 4 (44.44%) Git (software)
4 4 (44.44%) NumPy
5 3 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (33.33%) Front End Development
5 3 (33.33%) Algorithms
5 3 (33.33%) Degree
5 3 (33.33%) Mathematics
5 3 (33.33%) Computer Science
5 3 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (33.33%) Data Protection
6 2 (22.22%) GIS
6 2 (22.22%) Java
6 2 (22.22%) IBM
6 2 (22.22%) React
6 2 (22.22%) Mobile Development
6 2 (22.22%) Bluemix
6 2 (22.22%) Java EE
6 2 (22.22%) Scala
6 2 (22.22%) Social Media

PostGIS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Bluemix
1 2 (22.22%) IBM Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (88.89%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (77.78%) QGIS
3 2 (22.22%) GIS
4 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Java Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) CSS
1 4 (44.44%) HTML
1 4 (44.44%) NumPy
2 2 (22.22%) Java EE
2 2 (22.22%) OpenLayers
2 2 (22.22%) Play Framework
2 2 (22.22%) React
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Algorithms
1 3 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 2 (22.22%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Data Architecture
1 7 (77.78%) Service Design
2 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) Analytics
2 5 (55.56%) Software Engineering
3 3 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (33.33%) Data Protection
3 3 (33.33%) Front End Development
3 3 (33.33%) Mathematics
4 2 (22.22%) Low Latency
4 2 (22.22%) Mobile Development
5 1 (11.11%) Functional Programming
5 1 (11.11%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) Python
2 4 (44.44%) SQL
3 2 (22.22%) Java
3 2 (22.22%) Scala
4 1 (11.11%) ES6
4 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
1 3 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) IBM