Period
to 14 August 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 14 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PostgreSQL (Postgres)
England > South West
6 months to
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 208 192 243
Rank change year-on-year -16 +51 +20
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 135 161 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.29% 1.55% 0.98%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.31% 4.99% 3.08%
Number of salaries quoted 97 144 103
South West median annual salary £50,000 £38,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.58% -10.59% +13.33%
10th Percentile £32,300 £26,750 £33,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £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 3,129 3,228 3,474
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 29.93% 31.06% 31.77%
Number of salaries quoted 2,707 2,796 2,918
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £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 14 August 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 14 August 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 +30 65 £52,500 +5.00% 13
Somerset +27 17 £47,500 - 3
Gloucestershire +15 16 £55,000 +46.67% 2
Wiltshire +1 16 £45,000 +20.00% 3
Devon +2 12 £41,000 +21.17% 3
Cornwall -14 5 £35,000 +2.94%
Dorset -34 2 - -
Avon - 2 £50,000 -
PostgreSQL
England

For the 6 months to 14 August 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 93 (68.89%) MySQL
2 73 (54.07%) Linux
3 67 (49.63%) Agile Software Development
4 65 (48.15%) Amazon AWS
5 60 (44.44%) Python
6 59 (43.70%) SQL Server
7 57 (42.22%) Java
8 51 (37.78%) JavaScript
9 50 (37.04%) Software Engineering
10 48 (35.56%) Git (software)
10 48 (35.56%) SQL
11 41 (30.37%) HTML
12 35 (25.93%) MongoDB
12 35 (25.93%) AngularJS
13 34 (25.19%) NoSQL
13 34 (25.19%) TDD
14 30 (22.22%) C#
15 29 (21.48%) DevOps
16 28 (20.74%) Oracle
16 28 (20.74%) Amazon S3
17 27 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
17 27 (20.00%) Docker
17 27 (20.00%) REST
17 27 (20.00%) Redis
17 27 (20.00%) Jenkins
18 26 (19.26%) Amazon RDS
18 26 (19.26%) Windows
19 25 (18.52%) Continuous Integration
20 24 (17.78%) CSS
20 24 (17.78%) MVC

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 22 (16.30%) nginx
2 20 (14.81%) Elasticsearch
3 14 (10.37%) Apache
4 12 (8.89%) OpenStack
5 8 (5.93%) Apache Spark
6 7 (5.19%) Apache Solr
7 6 (4.44%) Confluence
7 6 (4.44%) IIS
7 6 (4.44%) Tomcat
8 5 (3.70%) JBoss
9 3 (2.22%) Drupal
9 3 (2.22%) Mattermost
9 3 (2.22%) XWiki
10 2 (1.48%) GeoServer
11 1 (0.74%) Alfresco
11 1 (0.74%) Joomla!
11 1 (0.74%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 65 (48.15%) Amazon AWS
2 28 (20.74%) Amazon S3
3 27 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
4 23 (17.04%) Microsoft Azure
5 15 (11.11%) Amazon Kinesis
6 12 (8.89%) Google Cloud Platform
7 11 (8.15%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 9 (6.67%) AWS Lambda
8 9 (6.67%) Serverless
9 7 (5.19%) SaaS
10 5 (3.70%) Amazon SQS
10 5 (3.70%) GitHub
11 4 (2.96%) Cloud Computing
11 4 (2.96%) IaaS
11 4 (2.96%) PaaS
12 3 (2.22%) AWS CloudFormation
13 2 (1.48%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 2 (1.48%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.70%) Firewall
1 5 (3.70%) Internet
1 5 (3.70%) MQTT
1 5 (3.70%) SMS
1 5 (3.70%) SNMP
2 4 (2.96%) DNS
2 4 (2.96%) SAN
3 3 (2.22%) DHCP
3 3 (2.22%) VPN
4 1 (0.74%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 93 (68.89%) MySQL
2 59 (43.70%) SQL Server
3 35 (25.93%) MongoDB
4 34 (25.19%) NoSQL
5 27 (20.00%) Redis
6 26 (19.26%) Amazon RDS
7 21 (15.56%) Relational Database
8 16 (11.85%) Amazon Redshift
9 15 (11.11%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 15 (11.11%) Neo4j
10 14 (10.37%) RDBMS
11 12 (8.89%) Apache Cassandra
12 11 (8.15%) Data Warehouse
13 10 (7.41%) Big Data
14 5 (3.70%) Oracle Database
15 4 (2.96%) BusinessObjects
15 4 (2.96%) Power BI
15 4 (2.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 3 (2.22%) Oracle Reports
16 3 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 48 (35.56%) Git (software)
2 27 (20.00%) Jenkins
3 21 (15.56%) JIRA
4 15 (11.11%) Eclipse
5 13 (9.63%) Maven
6 11 (8.15%) GoCD
6 11 (8.15%) Liquibase
7 10 (7.41%) Octopus Deploy
8 9 (6.67%) TeamCity
9 5 (3.70%) Cucumber
9 5 (3.70%) JUnit
9 5 (3.70%) ReSharper
9 5 (3.70%) Subversion
10 3 (2.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 2 (1.48%) Artifactory
11 2 (1.48%) Bitbucket
11 2 (1.48%) git-flow
11 2 (1.48%) PHPUnit
11 2 (1.48%) Travis CI
11 2 (1.48%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (10.37%) Finance
2 5 (3.70%) Games
2 5 (3.70%) Telecoms
3 4 (2.96%) Retail
4 3 (2.22%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.48%) Marketing
6 1 (0.74%) Electronics
6 1 (0.74%) Legal
Job Titles
1 57 (42.22%) Developer
2 20 (14.81%) Java Developer
3 18 (13.33%) DevOps Engineer
4 15 (11.11%) Senior Developer
5 13 (9.63%) Python Developer
5 13 (9.63%) Software Engineer
6 12 (8.89%) JavaScript Developer
7 11 (8.15%) Analyst
7 11 (8.15%) Senior Java Developer
8 10 (7.41%) Database Analyst
9 7 (5.19%) Oracle Analyst
9 7 (5.19%) SQL Analyst
9 7 (5.19%) SQL Server Analyst
10 6 (4.44%) .NET Developer
10 6 (4.44%) Software Developer
11 5 (3.70%) AWS Engineer
11 5 (3.70%) Data Engineer
11 5 (3.70%) Java Software Developer
11 5 (3.70%) Operations Engineer
11 5 (3.70%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (30.37%) HTML
2 35 (25.93%) AngularJS
3 27 (20.00%) REST
4 24 (17.78%) CSS
5 23 (17.04%) jQuery
6 22 (16.30%) .NET
6 22 (16.30%) Web Services
7 18 (13.33%) Spring
8 17 (12.59%) JSON
9 16 (11.85%) Django
10 14 (10.37%) XML
11 13 (9.63%) Middleware
12 12 (8.89%) D3.js
12 12 (8.89%) LEMP Stack
13 11 (8.15%) OSGi
13 11 (8.15%) Spring MVC
14 10 (7.41%) .NET Framework
14 10 (7.41%) ASP.NET Web API
15 9 (6.67%) Kafka
16 8 (5.93%) .NET Core
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.67%) Client/Server
2 7 (5.19%) Algorithms
2 7 (5.19%) Computer Science
3 5 (3.70%) Greenfield Project
3 5 (3.70%) Management Information System
4 4 (2.96%) Digital Media
5 3 (2.22%) Fintech
5 3 (2.22%) Social Media
6 2 (1.48%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.48%) CUDA
6 2 (1.48%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.48%) Internet of Things
6 2 (1.48%) RIA
6 2 (1.48%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.74%) Blog
7 1 (0.74%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.74%) FMCG
7 1 (0.74%) Linked Data
7 1 (0.74%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (0.74%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 73 (54.07%) Linux
2 26 (19.26%) Windows
3 8 (5.93%) Windows Server
4 7 (5.19%) Unix
5 5 (3.70%) CentOS
6 4 (2.96%) Ubuntu
7 2 (1.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (1.48%) SUSE
8 1 (0.74%) Android
8 1 (0.74%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (49.63%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (37.04%) Software Engineering
3 34 (25.19%) TDD
4 29 (21.48%) DevOps
5 25 (18.52%) Continuous Integration
6 24 (17.78%) MVC
7 22 (16.30%) Problem-Solving
8 19 (14.07%) ETL
9 18 (13.33%) OO
10 17 (12.59%) Kanban
10 17 (12.59%) SDLC
11 16 (11.85%) Scrum
12 15 (11.11%) Data Science
12 15 (11.11%) OOP
13 14 (10.37%) Configuration Management
14 13 (9.63%) Business Intelligence
14 13 (9.63%) Collaborative Working
15 12 (8.89%) Integration Testing
16 11 (8.15%) Code Coverage
16 11 (8.15%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 60 (44.44%) Python
2 57 (42.22%) Java
3 51 (37.78%) JavaScript
4 48 (35.56%) SQL
5 30 (22.22%) C#
6 20 (14.81%) C++
7 14 (10.37%) PL/SQL
7 14 (10.37%) TypeScript
8 12 (8.89%) PHP
9 11 (8.15%) T-SQL
10 7 (5.19%) Bash Shell
10 7 (5.19%) Ruby
11 4 (2.96%) C
11 4 (2.96%) Java 8
12 3 (2.22%) Perl
12 3 (2.22%) R
13 2 (1.48%) Go
14 1 (0.74%) ES6
14 1 (0.74%) Lisp
14 1 (0.74%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 13 (9.63%) Security Cleared
2 12 (8.89%) SC Cleared
3 10 (7.41%) Degree
4 3 (2.22%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (2.22%) Oracle Certification
5 2 (1.48%) PhD
6 1 (0.74%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.96%) GCP
1 4 (2.96%) QA
2 3 (2.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.48%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.48%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (0.74%) Data Quality
System Software
1 27 (20.00%) Docker
2 13 (9.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (5.19%) KVM
4 3 (2.22%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 24 (17.78%) Ansible
1 24 (17.78%) Opscode Chef
2 23 (17.04%) Puppet
3 18 (13.33%) Kubernetes
4 16 (11.85%) Nagios
4 16 (11.85%) Terraform
5 13 (9.63%) Kibana
6 4 (2.96%) Data Guard
6 4 (2.96%) Mesos
7 3 (2.22%) Docker Swarm
8 2 (1.48%) Cobbler
8 2 (1.48%) Graphite
8 2 (1.48%) logstash
8 2 (1.48%) Prometheus
8 2 (1.48%) ZABBIX
9 1 (0.74%) Capistrano
9 1 (0.74%) Grafana
9 1 (0.74%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 28 (20.74%) Oracle
2 17 (12.59%) Atlassian
3 13 (9.63%) VMware
4 12 (8.89%) Google
5 8 (5.93%) Microsoft
6 4 (2.96%) Red Hat
6 4 (2.96%) Tableau
6 4 (2.96%) Zend
7 3 (2.22%) Capita
8 2 (1.48%) Fujitsu
8 2 (1.48%) IBM
8 2 (1.48%) New Relic
8 2 (1.48%) Talend
9 1 (0.74%) Informatica
9 1 (0.74%) SAP
9 1 (0.74%) Splunk