Period
to 26 May 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 26 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PostgreSQL (Postgres)
England > South West
6 months to
26 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 191 184 233
Rank change year-on-year -7 +49 -30
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 168 159 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.56% 1.54% 1.10%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.82% 5.01% 3.26%
Number of salaries quoted 101 142 123
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +21.43%
10th Percentile £32,500 £27,790 £33,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £74,750 £68,750
England median annual salary £60,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +14.29% - +10.53%

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 3,483 3,173 3,744
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 32.29% 30.81% 33.68%
Number of salaries quoted 2,960 2,752 3,165
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +1.27% +5.33%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
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 26 May 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 26 May 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 +1 59 £51,250 +2.50% 17
Devon +2 24 £41,000 +21.17% 4
Somerset +29 21 £42,500 -10.53% 5
Dorset -25 21 £42,500 +21.43%
Gloucestershire +26 19 £50,000 -39.39% 2
Cornwall -19 12 £35,000 -22.22% 6
Wiltshire -8 11 £38,626 -3.44%
PostgreSQL
England

For the 6 months to 26 May 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.

1 112 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 101 (60.12%) MySQL
3 68 (40.48%) Docker
4 67 (39.88%) Git (software)
5 66 (39.29%) Linux
6 58 (34.52%) Amazon AWS
7 57 (33.93%) Continuous Integration
8 54 (32.14%) Software Engineering
8 54 (32.14%) JavaScript
9 50 (29.76%) DevOps
10 49 (29.17%) Ansible
10 49 (29.17%) Java
10 49 (29.17%) TDD
11 46 (27.38%) AngularJS
12 44 (26.19%) MongoDB
12 44 (26.19%) Redis
12 44 (26.19%) SQL Server
13 41 (24.40%) Jenkins
14 40 (23.81%) Python
15 39 (23.21%) Kubernetes
16 33 (19.64%) nginx
17 32 (19.05%) SQL
17 32 (19.05%) Scrum
17 32 (19.05%) NoSQL
17 32 (19.05%) Terraform
18 31 (18.45%) Web Services
19 30 (17.86%) Puppet
19 30 (17.86%) Opscode Chef
20 29 (17.26%) C#
20 29 (17.26%) HTML

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 33 (19.64%) nginx
2 28 (16.67%) Apache
3 25 (14.88%) OpenStack
4 21 (12.50%) Apache Solr
5 20 (11.90%) Confluence
5 20 (11.90%) Elasticsearch
6 12 (7.14%) Apache Spark
7 11 (6.55%) Tomcat
8 6 (3.57%) GeoServer
8 6 (3.57%) WebLogic
8 6 (3.57%) WebSphere
9 5 (2.98%) Anypoint
9 5 (2.98%) Drupal
9 5 (2.98%) GlassFish
9 5 (2.98%) Mule
9 5 (2.98%) Mule ESB
10 4 (2.38%) IIS
10 4 (2.38%) JBoss
11 3 (1.79%) Alfresco
11 3 (1.79%) Joomla!
Cloud Services
1 58 (34.52%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (10.71%) Amazon S3
4 14 (8.33%) Amazon EC2
4 14 (8.33%) Amazon Kinesis
4 14 (8.33%) AWS Lambda
4 14 (8.33%) Google Cloud Platform
4 14 (8.33%) Serverless
5 11 (6.55%) SaaS
6 10 (5.95%) GitHub
7 9 (5.36%) Amazon SQS
8 7 (4.17%) IaaS
8 7 (4.17%) PaaS
9 6 (3.57%) AWS CloudFormation
9 6 (3.57%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 6 (3.57%) Heroku
10 4 (2.38%) Cloud Computing
11 3 (1.79%) Slack
12 2 (1.19%) Amazon ElastiCache
13 1 (0.60%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.95%) SMS
2 5 (2.98%) Internet
2 5 (2.98%) MQTT
2 5 (2.98%) SNMP
3 3 (1.79%) DHCP
3 3 (1.79%) DNS
3 3 (1.79%) Firewall
3 3 (1.79%) VPN
4 2 (1.19%) HTTP
5 1 (0.60%) OpenVPN
5 1 (0.60%) SMTP
5 1 (0.60%) SSL
5 1 (0.60%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 101 (60.12%) MySQL
2 44 (26.19%) MongoDB
2 44 (26.19%) Redis
2 44 (26.19%) SQL Server
3 32 (19.05%) NoSQL
4 23 (13.69%) Relational Database
5 20 (11.90%) Amazon Redshift
6 16 (9.52%) Apache Cassandra
7 14 (8.33%) Neo4j
8 11 (6.55%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 11 (6.55%) Amazon RDS
8 11 (6.55%) RDBMS
9 8 (4.76%) GIS
10 7 (4.17%) Big Data
11 6 (3.57%) Amazon Aurora
11 6 (3.57%) MySQL Workbench
12 5 (2.98%) MariaDB
13 3 (1.79%) Cloud Spanner
13 3 (1.79%) Electronic Patient Records
13 3 (1.79%) NewSQL
Development Applications
1 67 (39.88%) Git (software)
2 41 (24.40%) Jenkins
3 29 (17.26%) JIRA
4 22 (13.10%) GoCD
5 21 (12.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 12 (7.14%) Eclipse
6 12 (7.14%) JUnit
7 10 (5.95%) Maven
8 8 (4.76%) Visual Studio
9 7 (4.17%) Subversion
10 6 (3.57%) Cucumber
10 6 (3.57%) Gradle
11 5 (2.98%) Bitbucket
11 5 (2.98%) Octopus Deploy
11 5 (2.98%) Robot Framework
11 5 (2.98%) SoapUI
12 4 (2.38%) ReSharper
12 4 (2.38%) TeamCity
13 2 (1.19%) git-flow
13 2 (1.19%) Liquibase
General
1 17 (10.12%) Finance
2 10 (5.95%) Retail
3 9 (5.36%) Marketing
4 5 (2.98%) Manufacturing
5 4 (2.38%) Banking
5 4 (2.38%) Games
5 4 (2.38%) Law
6 2 (1.19%) Aerospace
6 2 (1.19%) Military
7 1 (0.60%) Legal
Job Titles
1 82 (48.81%) Developer
2 36 (21.43%) DevOps Engineer
3 19 (11.31%) Full Stack Developer
3 19 (11.31%) Software Engineer
4 16 (9.52%) Java Developer
5 13 (7.74%) Python Developer
6 12 (7.14%) Data Engineer
7 11 (6.55%) JavaScript Developer
7 11 (6.55%) Operations Engineer
7 11 (6.55%) Ruby Developer
8 10 (5.95%) AWS Engineer
9 9 (5.36%) Java Engineer
10 8 (4.76%) .NET Developer
10 8 (4.76%) Software Developer
11 7 (4.17%) Developer/Software Engineer
11 7 (4.17%) Kubernetes Engineer
11 7 (4.17%) Senior Developer
11 7 (4.17%) Senior Software Engineer
12 6 (3.57%) Senior DevOps
12 6 (3.57%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (27.38%) AngularJS
2 31 (18.45%) Web Services
3 29 (17.26%) HTML
4 26 (15.48%) Middleware
4 26 (15.48%) REST
5 24 (14.29%) .NET
6 23 (13.69%) CSS
7 19 (11.31%) jQuery
7 19 (11.31%) Spring
8 18 (10.71%) Django
8 18 (10.71%) JSON
8 18 (10.71%) Ruby on Rails
9 14 (8.33%) Kafka
10 13 (7.74%) HTML5
10 13 (7.74%) XML
11 12 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web API
11 12 (7.14%) Hibernate
11 12 (7.14%) LEMP Stack
12 11 (6.55%) D3.js
13 10 (5.95%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 15 (8.93%) Greenfield Project
2 10 (5.95%) Algorithms
2 10 (5.95%) Computer Science
3 5 (2.98%) Fintech
3 5 (2.98%) Linux Command Line
4 4 (2.38%) Management Information System
4 4 (2.38%) NHS
4 4 (2.38%) Photography
4 4 (2.38%) RIA
5 3 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (1.79%) FMCG
6 2 (1.19%) Social Media
7 1 (0.60%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.60%) Blog
7 1 (0.60%) CESG
7 1 (0.60%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.60%) Internet of Things
7 1 (0.60%) Linked Data
7 1 (0.60%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.60%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 66 (39.29%) Linux
2 17 (10.12%) Windows
3 13 (7.74%) Unix
4 6 (3.57%) Apple iOS
5 5 (2.98%) Android
6 4 (2.38%) CentOS
7 3 (1.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (1.79%) Ubuntu
7 3 (1.79%) Windows Server
8 2 (1.19%) SUSE
9 1 (0.60%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (33.93%) Continuous Integration
3 54 (32.14%) Software Engineering
4 50 (29.76%) DevOps
5 49 (29.17%) TDD
6 32 (19.05%) Scrum
7 28 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
8 27 (16.07%) Configuration Management
9 26 (15.48%) OO
9 26 (15.48%) Open Source
10 22 (13.10%) Microservices
11 18 (10.71%) MVC
12 17 (10.12%) Collaborative Working
13 15 (8.93%) Data Science
14 14 (8.33%) Kanban
14 14 (8.33%) OOP
15 13 (7.74%) Continuous Improvement
16 12 (7.14%) Data Engineering
16 12 (7.14%) Use Case
17 11 (6.55%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 54 (32.14%) JavaScript
2 49 (29.17%) Java
3 40 (23.81%) Python
4 32 (19.05%) SQL
5 29 (17.26%) C#
6 24 (14.29%) Ruby
7 14 (8.33%) TypeScript
8 12 (7.14%) Go
9 11 (6.55%) Bash Shell
10 9 (5.36%) PHP
11 6 (3.57%) Apex Code
11 6 (3.57%) C
11 6 (3.57%) C++
12 5 (2.98%) Erlang
12 5 (2.98%) Groovy
12 5 (2.98%) Java 8
12 5 (2.98%) XPath
13 4 (2.38%) R
13 4 (2.38%) Scala
14 1 (0.60%) ES7
Qualifications
1 15 (8.93%) Degree
2 6 (3.57%) Computer Science Degree
2 6 (3.57%) Security Cleared
3 4 (2.38%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.60%) CESG Certified Professional
4 1 (0.60%) PhD
4 1 (0.60%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.57%) SLA
2 3 (1.79%) GCP
2 3 (1.79%) QA
3 2 (1.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.60%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 68 (40.48%) Docker
2 27 (16.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (10.71%) KVM
4 3 (1.79%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.60%) GlusterFS
5 1 (0.60%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.60%) NFS
5 1 (0.60%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.60%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 49 (29.17%) Ansible
2 39 (23.21%) Kubernetes
3 32 (19.05%) Terraform
4 30 (17.86%) Opscode Chef
4 30 (17.86%) Puppet
5 29 (17.26%) Nagios
6 25 (14.88%) Kibana
7 16 (9.52%) Capistrano
8 3 (1.79%) CloudHub
9 2 (1.19%) Docker Swarm
9 2 (1.19%) Mesos
10 1 (0.60%) Cobbler
10 1 (0.60%) Data Guard
10 1 (0.60%) Grafana
10 1 (0.60%) Graylog
10 1 (0.60%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 1 (0.60%) OSSEC
10 1 (0.60%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 27 (16.07%) VMware
2 23 (13.69%) Oracle
3 14 (8.33%) Google
4 6 (3.57%) IBM
4 6 (3.57%) Salesforce.com
5 5 (2.98%) Atlassian
5 5 (2.98%) MuleSoft
5 5 (2.98%) Red Hat
6 3 (1.79%) New Relic
7 2 (1.19%) Apple
7 2 (1.19%) Zend
8 1 (0.60%) Capita
8 1 (0.60%) ESRI
8 1 (0.60%) Mapinfo
8 1 (0.60%) Microsoft
8 1 (0.60%) Splunk