Period
to 17 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 17 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PostgreSQL (Postgres)
England > South West
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 190 182 245
Rank change year-on-year -8 +63 +17
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 150 179 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.46% 1.76% 1.03%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.02% 5.53% 3.34%
Number of salaries quoted 119 158 102
South West median annual salary £50,000 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% -16.67% +12.50%
10th Percentile £31,000 £26,250 £33,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £57,875 £68,750
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +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 the South West with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 2,989 3,237 3,349
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 29.01% 31.82% 30.83%
Number of salaries quoted 2,606 2,781 2,841
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

PostgreSQL
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for PostgreSQL in the South West

PostgreSQL
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for PostgreSQL in the South West

PostgreSQL
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PostgreSQL in the South West over the 6 months to 17 October 2018.

Salary histogram for PostgreSQL in the South West

PostgreSQL
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 PostgreSQL within the South West region over the 6 months to 17 October 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
Bristol +21 61 £55,000 +22.22% 9
Wiltshire -10 22 £50,000 +33.33% 7
Gloucestershire +16 17 £55,000 +46.67% 2
Somerset +24 16 £45,000 - 2
Dorset -32 14 £55,000 +69.23% 1
Devon +2 10 £35,000 -4.74% 4
Cornwall -6 7 £34,000 +23.64% 5
Avon - 2 £50,000 -
PostgreSQL
England

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 West region with a requirement for PostgreSQL.

1 103 (68.67%) MySQL
2 72 (48.00%) Amazon AWS
3 69 (46.00%) Agile Software Development
4 68 (45.33%) Java
5 67 (44.67%) Linux
6 63 (42.00%) Python
7 60 (40.00%) SQL
8 59 (39.33%) SQL Server
9 55 (36.67%) HTML
10 50 (33.33%) JavaScript
11 49 (32.67%) Git (software)
12 47 (31.33%) Software Engineering
13 40 (26.67%) MongoDB
14 39 (26.00%) CSS
15 34 (22.67%) TDD
16 33 (22.00%) Oracle
16 33 (22.00%) REST
16 33 (22.00%) AngularJS
17 32 (21.33%) PHP
18 30 (20.00%) NoSQL
18 30 (20.00%) Relational Database
19 29 (19.33%) Windows
19 29 (19.33%) Spring
20 28 (18.67%) Amazon S3
20 28 (18.67%) C#
21 27 (18.00%) Amazon EC2
22 26 (17.33%) Continuous Integration
22 26 (17.33%) Web Services
22 26 (17.33%) MVC
23 25 (16.67%) C++

PostgreSQL
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:

Application Platforms
1 15 (10.00%) Elasticsearch
2 12 (8.00%) Apache
2 12 (8.00%) nginx
3 8 (5.33%) Apache Spark
4 6 (4.00%) Alfresco
4 6 (4.00%) IIS
4 6 (4.00%) JBoss
4 6 (4.00%) Tomcat
5 4 (2.67%) Confluence
5 4 (2.67%) OpenStack
6 3 (2.00%) Apache Solr
6 3 (2.00%) Mattermost
6 3 (2.00%) WordPress
6 3 (2.00%) XWiki
7 2 (1.33%) Drupal
8 1 (0.67%) GeoServer
Applications
1 3 (2.00%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.67%) AutoCAD
2 1 (0.67%) Chatbot
2 1 (0.67%) Maya
Cloud Services
1 72 (48.00%) Amazon AWS
2 28 (18.67%) Amazon S3
3 27 (18.00%) Amazon EC2
4 24 (16.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 19 (12.67%) Google Cloud Platform
6 12 (8.00%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 11 (7.33%) Amazon Kinesis
8 8 (5.33%) Amazon SQS
9 7 (4.67%) AWS Lambda
9 7 (4.67%) Serverless
10 6 (4.00%) GitHub
11 5 (3.33%) AWS CloudFormation
11 5 (3.33%) SaaS
12 3 (2.00%) Cloud Computing
12 3 (2.00%) Google Container Engine
12 3 (2.00%) Slack
13 2 (1.33%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 10 (6.67%) Internet
2 5 (3.33%) HTTP
2 5 (3.33%) SAN
2 5 (3.33%) SNMP
3 4 (2.67%) DNS
3 4 (2.67%) Firewall
4 3 (2.00%) DHCP
4 3 (2.00%) MQTT
5 2 (1.33%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 103 (68.67%) MySQL
2 59 (39.33%) SQL Server
3 40 (26.67%) MongoDB
4 30 (20.00%) NoSQL
4 30 (20.00%) Relational Database
5 25 (16.67%) Amazon RDS
6 16 (10.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 16 (10.67%) MariaDB
7 14 (9.33%) Apache Cassandra
7 14 (9.33%) Big Data
8 13 (8.67%) RDBMS
8 13 (8.67%) Redis
9 12 (8.00%) Amazon Redshift
9 12 (8.00%) Neo4j
10 11 (7.33%) Data Warehouse
11 6 (4.00%) Oracle Database
12 4 (2.67%) BusinessObjects
12 4 (2.67%) Oracle Reports
12 4 (2.67%) Power BI
12 4 (2.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 49 (32.67%) Git (software)
2 24 (16.00%) Maven
3 22 (14.67%) Jenkins
4 20 (13.33%) JIRA
5 17 (11.33%) Eclipse
6 16 (10.67%) Subversion
7 12 (8.00%) Liquibase
8 9 (6.00%) Octopus Deploy
9 8 (5.33%) TeamCity
10 7 (4.67%) GoCD
11 6 (4.00%) Apache Ivy
11 6 (4.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 6 (4.00%) Gradle
11 6 (4.00%) Mercurial
12 5 (3.33%) JUnit
12 5 (3.33%) ReSharper
12 5 (3.33%) Travis CI
13 4 (2.67%) Cucumber
13 4 (2.67%) JMeter
13 4 (2.67%) Vagrant
General
1 14 (9.33%) Finance
2 7 (4.67%) Back Office
2 7 (4.67%) Retail
3 6 (4.00%) Manufacturing
4 5 (3.33%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.67%) Games
6 3 (2.00%) Legal
6 3 (2.00%) Marketing
7 2 (1.33%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.67%) Electronics
8 1 (0.67%) Law
Job Titles
1 61 (40.67%) Developer
2 29 (19.33%) Java Developer
3 19 (12.67%) Senior Developer
4 15 (10.00%) Software Engineer
5 13 (8.67%) Senior Java Developer
6 11 (7.33%) Analyst
7 10 (6.67%) Database Analyst
7 10 (6.67%) DevOps Engineer
8 8 (5.33%) Data Engineer
9 7 (4.67%) Oracle Analyst
9 7 (4.67%) SQL Analyst
9 7 (4.67%) SQL Server Analyst
10 6 (4.00%) Development Manager
10 6 (4.00%) JavaScript Developer
10 6 (4.00%) PHP Developer
10 6 (4.00%) Python Developer
10 6 (4.00%) Technical Leader
11 5 (3.33%) DBA
11 5 (3.33%) Oracle DBA
11 5 (3.33%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (36.67%) HTML
2 39 (26.00%) CSS
3 33 (22.00%) AngularJS
3 33 (22.00%) REST
4 29 (19.33%) Spring
5 26 (17.33%) Web Services
6 23 (15.33%) jQuery
7 21 (14.00%) JSON
8 20 (13.33%) XML
9 19 (12.67%) Node.js
10 18 (12.00%) .NET
11 14 (9.33%) RESTful
12 12 (8.00%) OSGi
12 12 (8.00%) Spring MVC
13 11 (7.33%) Symfony
14 10 (6.67%) Django
15 8 (5.33%) Hibernate
15 8 (5.33%) LAPP Stack
16 7 (4.67%) Laravel
16 7 (4.67%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.33%) Computer Science
1 11 (7.33%) Management Information System
2 9 (6.00%) Client/Server
3 6 (4.00%) User Experience
4 5 (3.33%) Algorithms
4 5 (3.33%) Fintech
4 5 (3.33%) Self-Motivation
5 4 (2.67%) Digital Media
6 3 (2.00%) Blog
6 3 (2.00%) Data Structures
6 3 (2.00%) Graphic Design
6 3 (2.00%) Mobile App
6 3 (2.00%) Social Media
6 3 (2.00%) Video Editing
6 3 (2.00%) Virtual Team
7 2 (1.33%) Chip and PIN
7 2 (1.33%) CUDA
7 2 (1.33%) Internet of Things
8 1 (0.67%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.67%) Linked Data
Operating Systems
1 67 (44.67%) Linux
2 29 (19.33%) Windows
3 9 (6.00%) Windows Server
4 7 (4.67%) Unix
5 6 (4.00%) CentOS
6 5 (3.33%) Ubuntu
7 3 (2.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (1.33%) Android
8 2 (1.33%) Apple iOS
8 2 (1.33%) SUSE
9 1 (0.67%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (46.00%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (31.33%) Software Engineering
3 34 (22.67%) TDD
4 26 (17.33%) Continuous Integration
4 26 (17.33%) MVC
5 24 (16.00%) Microservices
5 24 (16.00%) Problem-Solving
6 21 (14.00%) DevOps
7 18 (12.00%) SDLC
8 17 (11.33%) Data Science
8 17 (11.33%) Mentoring
8 17 (11.33%) OO
9 16 (10.67%) ETL
9 16 (10.67%) Scrum
10 14 (9.33%) Kanban
10 14 (9.33%) Open Source
11 13 (8.67%) Business Intelligence
11 13 (8.67%) Integration Testing
12 12 (8.00%) Code Coverage
13 10 (6.67%) Database Tuning
Programming Languages
1 68 (45.33%) Java
2 63 (42.00%) Python
3 60 (40.00%) SQL
4 50 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 32 (21.33%) PHP
6 28 (18.67%) C#
7 25 (16.67%) C++
8 15 (10.00%) C
8 15 (10.00%) PL/SQL
9 14 (9.33%) TypeScript
10 12 (8.00%) Go
11 11 (7.33%) T-SQL
12 9 (6.00%) Bash Shell
13 5 (3.33%) Java 8
14 4 (2.67%) Clojure
14 4 (2.67%) Ruby
14 4 (2.67%) Scala
15 3 (2.00%) Perl
16 2 (1.33%) PHP 7
17 1 (0.67%) ES6
Qualifications
1 12 (8.00%) Degree
1 12 (8.00%) SC Cleared
1 12 (8.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (2.00%) Oracle Certification
3 2 (1.33%) PhD
4 1 (0.67%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.67%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.67%) RHCE
4 1 (0.67%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.67%) ISO 9001
2 5 (3.33%) QA
3 2 (1.33%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 2 (1.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.67%) Data Quality
System Software
1 17 (11.33%) Docker
2 4 (2.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (2.00%) KVM
Systems Management
1 18 (12.00%) Puppet
2 16 (10.67%) Ansible
2 16 (10.67%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (6.00%) Kubernetes
4 7 (4.67%) Nagios
5 6 (4.00%) Terraform
6 5 (3.33%) Data Guard
7 3 (2.00%) Kibana
7 3 (2.00%) Mesos
8 2 (1.33%) Cobbler
8 2 (1.33%) Docker Swarm
8 2 (1.33%) Graphite
8 2 (1.33%) logstash
8 2 (1.33%) Prometheus
8 2 (1.33%) ZABBIX
9 1 (0.67%) Graylog
9 1 (0.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 1 (0.67%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 33 (22.00%) Oracle
2 15 (10.00%) Atlassian
3 9 (6.00%) Google
4 8 (5.33%) Microsoft
5 7 (4.67%) Zend
6 6 (4.00%) VMware
7 4 (2.67%) Red Hat
7 4 (2.67%) Tableau
8 3 (2.00%) Adobe
9 2 (1.33%) Fujitsu
9 2 (1.33%) IBM
9 2 (1.33%) Talend
9 2 (1.33%) Xamarin
10 1 (0.67%) ESRI
10 1 (0.67%) Informatica
10 1 (0.67%) New Relic
10 1 (0.67%) SAP
10 1 (0.67%) Splunk