Period
to 21 November 2017

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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PostgreSQL (Postgres)
England > South West
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 162 218 270
Rank change year-on-year +56 +52 -68
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 196 134 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.90% 1.24% 0.79%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.87% 4.02% 2.41%
Number of salaries quoted 166 120 75
South West median annual salary £40,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +17.65% +13.33%
10th Percentile £26,750 £33,750 £33,000
90th Percentile £56,250 £70,000 £78,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% +8.11%

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 3338 3331 3860
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 32.29% 30.71% 32.67%
Number of salaries quoted 2846 2844 3320
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,500 £38,533
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.23% +5.10% +2.75%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,000 £25,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £63,750 £58,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% 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 21 November 2017.

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 21 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
Bristol -28 54 £41,500 -33.60% 4
Somerset -11 29 £45,000 -10.00% 3
Dorset +28 28 £42,500 - 1
Devon +16 28 £44,471 +11.18%
Wiltshire +26 26 £37,500 -6.25% 3
Gloucestershire +45 18 £37,500 +4.17% 3
Cornwall - 11 £27,500 -
PostgreSQL
England

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT jobs citing PostgreSQL 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 PostgreSQL.

1 96 (48.98%) MySQL
1 96 (48.98%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (40.31%) Java
3 76 (38.78%) SQL
4 69 (35.20%) JavaScript
4 69 (35.20%) SQL Server
5 61 (31.12%) Software Engineering
6 59 (30.10%) Oracle
7 52 (26.53%) Git (software)
8 50 (25.51%) Python
9 49 (25.00%) MongoDB
10 48 (24.49%) TDD
11 47 (23.98%) XML
12 46 (23.47%) Spring
13 45 (22.96%) Docker
14 43 (21.94%) Relational Database
14 43 (21.94%) HTML
15 42 (21.43%) Scrum
15 42 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
16 40 (20.41%) Apache Cassandra
17 38 (19.39%) Amazon AWS
17 38 (19.39%) Linux
18 37 (18.88%) Hibernate
19 36 (18.37%) CSS
20 35 (17.86%) NoSQL
21 31 (15.82%) C#
21 31 (15.82%) .NET
21 31 (15.82%) Subversion
22 30 (15.31%) SOAP
22 30 (15.31%) Tomcat

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 30 (15.31%) Tomcat
2 16 (8.16%) Apache Spark
3 15 (7.65%) Apache
3 15 (7.65%) Confluence
4 14 (7.14%) WebLogic
4 14 (7.14%) WebSphere
5 12 (6.12%) Anypoint
5 12 (6.12%) GlassFish
5 12 (6.12%) Mule ESB
6 10 (5.10%) Mule
7 9 (4.59%) IIS
8 8 (4.08%) nginx
9 6 (3.06%) JBoss
10 4 (2.04%) Elasticsearch
11 3 (1.53%) Drupal
11 3 (1.53%) OpenStack
12 2 (1.02%) Traefik
13 1 (0.51%) Apache Solr
13 1 (0.51%) Jetty
13 1 (0.51%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (0.51%) HipChat
Cloud Services
1 38 (19.39%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (12.24%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (7.65%) SaaS
4 10 (5.10%) Amazon S3
5 9 (4.59%) AWS Lambda
6 8 (4.08%) Amazon Kinesis
6 8 (4.08%) Serverless
7 7 (3.57%) Google Cloud Platform
8 4 (2.04%) Amazon EC2
8 4 (2.04%) PaaS
9 3 (1.53%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 3 (1.53%) GitHub
9 3 (1.53%) IaaS
10 2 (1.02%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 2 (1.02%) Office 365
10 2 (1.02%) OpenShift
10 2 (1.02%) Route 53
10 2 (1.02%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 1 (0.51%) Amazon EMR
11 1 (0.51%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (7.65%) HTTP
2 11 (5.61%) Internet
3 4 (2.04%) Firewall
3 4 (2.04%) TCP/IP
4 3 (1.53%) DNS
4 3 (1.53%) VPN
5 2 (1.02%) SSL
6 1 (0.51%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (0.51%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (0.51%) LDAP
6 1 (0.51%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 96 (48.98%) MySQL
2 69 (35.20%) SQL Server
3 49 (25.00%) MongoDB
4 43 (21.94%) Relational Database
5 40 (20.41%) Apache Cassandra
6 35 (17.86%) NoSQL
7 24 (12.24%) RDBMS
8 18 (9.18%) Data Warehouse
8 18 (9.18%) Redis
9 17 (8.67%) Amazon Redshift
10 10 (5.10%) Big Data
10 10 (5.10%) MariaDB
10 10 (5.10%) Yellowfin
11 9 (4.59%) Neo4j
12 8 (4.08%) Oracle Database
13 7 (3.57%) OrientDB
13 7 (3.57%) QGIS
14 6 (3.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 5 (2.55%) Amazon RDS
15 5 (2.55%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 52 (26.53%) Git (software)
2 31 (15.82%) Subversion
3 28 (14.29%) Eclipse
3 28 (14.29%) JUnit
4 27 (13.78%) Maven
5 25 (12.76%) Jenkins
6 22 (11.22%) Gradle
7 21 (10.71%) Cucumber
8 19 (9.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 16 (8.16%) JIRA
10 12 (6.12%) SoapUI
11 11 (5.61%) Mockito
12 10 (5.10%) Oracle Forms
13 8 (4.08%) IntelliJ
14 6 (3.06%) Vagrant
15 5 (2.55%) Selenium
16 4 (2.04%) Bitbucket
17 3 (1.53%) Ant
18 2 (1.02%) Artifactory
18 2 (1.02%) Oracle APEX
General
1 15 (7.65%) Finance
2 10 (5.10%) Manufacturing
2 10 (5.10%) Retail
3 4 (2.04%) Banking
4 2 (1.02%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.51%) Games
5 1 (0.51%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 131 (66.84%) Developer
2 43 (21.94%) Software Engineer
3 41 (20.92%) Java Developer
4 23 (11.73%) Full Stack Developer
5 22 (11.22%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 21 (10.71%) .NET Developer
7 18 (9.18%) Python Developer
8 15 (7.65%) Java Software Developer
9 12 (6.12%) Java Engineer
9 12 (6.12%) Java Software Engineer
10 10 (5.10%) Database Engineer
10 10 (5.10%) Senior Developer
10 10 (5.10%) Software Developer
11 9 (4.59%) ASP.NET Developer
12 8 (4.08%) PHP Developer
13 7 (3.57%) .NET Software Developer
13 7 (3.57%) .NET Software Engineer
13 7 (3.57%) C# Developer
13 7 (3.57%) Data Engineer
13 7 (3.57%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (23.98%) XML
2 46 (23.47%) Spring
3 43 (21.94%) HTML
4 37 (18.88%) Hibernate
5 36 (18.37%) CSS
6 31 (15.82%) .NET
7 30 (15.31%) AngularJS
7 30 (15.31%) REST
7 30 (15.31%) SOAP
8 29 (14.80%) JSON
9 28 (14.29%) XSD
10 26 (13.27%) Django
10 26 (13.27%) Node.js
11 24 (12.24%) React
12 22 (11.22%) jQuery
13 21 (10.71%) Web Services
13 21 (10.71%) XSLT
14 18 (9.18%) J2EE
15 17 (8.67%) ASP.NET
16 16 (8.16%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 9 (4.59%) Algorithms
2 8 (4.08%) User Experience
3 7 (3.57%) Greenfield Project
3 7 (3.57%) NHS
4 5 (2.55%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (2.04%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.04%) N-Tier
5 4 (2.04%) Photography
6 3 (1.53%) Fintech
6 3 (1.53%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.53%) Social Media
7 2 (1.02%) CESG
7 2 (1.02%) Digital Media
7 2 (1.02%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.02%) Linux Command Line
7 2 (1.02%) Mainframe
7 2 (1.02%) Public Cloud
7 2 (1.02%) Taxonomies
8 1 (0.51%) RIA
8 1 (0.51%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 38 (19.39%) Linux
2 22 (11.22%) Windows
3 8 (4.08%) Android
4 7 (3.57%) Unix
5 4 (2.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (1.53%) Apple iOS
6 3 (1.53%) CentOS
6 3 (1.53%) Ubuntu
7 2 (1.02%) CoreOS
8 1 (0.51%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.51%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (48.98%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (31.12%) Software Engineering
3 48 (24.49%) TDD
4 42 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
4 42 (21.43%) Scrum
5 27 (13.78%) Analytics
6 20 (10.20%) Web Development
7 18 (9.18%) Business Intelligence
7 18 (9.18%) OO
8 17 (8.67%) MVC
9 16 (8.16%) OOP
9 16 (8.16%) Test Automation
10 15 (7.65%) BDD
10 15 (7.65%) Data Modelling
10 15 (7.65%) User Stories
11 14 (7.14%) DevOps
11 14 (7.14%) Microservices
11 14 (7.14%) Unit Testing
12 13 (6.63%) Continuous Deployment
12 13 (6.63%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 79 (40.31%) Java
2 76 (38.78%) SQL
3 69 (35.20%) JavaScript
4 50 (25.51%) Python
5 31 (15.82%) C#
6 26 (13.27%) PHP
7 20 (10.20%) Groovy
7 20 (10.20%) Ruby
8 13 (6.63%) Go
9 12 (6.12%) XPath
10 11 (5.61%) PowerShell
11 10 (5.10%) Bash Shell
12 7 (3.57%) C
12 7 (3.57%) GraphQL
13 6 (3.06%) T-SQL
14 5 (2.55%) PL/SQL
15 4 (2.04%) C++
15 4 (2.04%) Shell Script
16 3 (1.53%) Scala
16 3 (1.53%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 24 (12.24%) Degree
2 7 (3.57%) Security Cleared
3 6 (3.06%) SC Cleared
4 5 (2.55%) BC Cleared
5 3 (1.53%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (1.02%) CESG Certified Professional
6 2 (1.02%) ISEB
6 2 (1.02%) Numerate Degree
7 1 (0.51%) CCNA
7 1 (0.51%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.51%) RHCE
7 1 (0.51%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.02%) COBIT
1 2 (1.02%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.51%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 45 (22.96%) Docker
2 10 (5.10%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (1.02%) GlusterFS
3 2 (1.02%) VirtualBox
4 1 (0.51%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.51%) Dovecot
4 1 (0.51%) Gluster
4 1 (0.51%) HDFS
4 1 (0.51%) iptables
4 1 (0.51%) KVM
4 1 (0.51%) RHEV
4 1 (0.51%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 19 (9.69%) Ansible
2 12 (6.12%) Capistrano
2 12 (6.12%) Kubernetes
3 10 (5.10%) CloudHub
3 10 (5.10%) Terraform
4 5 (2.55%) Puppet
5 4 (2.04%) Nagios
6 3 (1.53%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (1.02%) Icinga
7 2 (1.02%) Kibana
7 2 (1.02%) OSSEC
7 2 (1.02%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 1 (0.51%) Check_MK
8 1 (0.51%) Grafana
8 1 (0.51%) Graylog
8 1 (0.51%) logstash
8 1 (0.51%) Mesos
8 1 (0.51%) Pingdom
8 1 (0.51%) Rancher
8 1 (0.51%) Salt
Vendors
1 59 (30.10%) Oracle
2 15 (7.65%) IBM
2 15 (7.65%) Microsoft
2 15 (7.65%) Tableau
3 13 (6.63%) Google
4 10 (5.10%) MuleSoft
5 4 (2.04%) Red Hat
6 3 (1.53%) New Relic
7 2 (1.02%) Apigee
7 2 (1.02%) Facebook
7 2 (1.02%) PayPal
7 2 (1.02%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.02%) ServiceNow
7 2 (1.02%) Sybase
7 2 (1.02%) Xamarin
8 1 (0.51%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.51%) Cisco
8 1 (0.51%) Qualys
8 1 (0.51%) VMware
8 1 (0.51%) WSO2