Period
to 25 February 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 25 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PostgreSQL (Postgres)
England > South West
6 months to
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 147 189 231
Rank change year-on-year +42 +42 -46
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 220 159 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 2.17% 1.54% 1.16%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.45% 5.07% 3.38%
Number of salaries quoted 152 139 130
South West median annual salary £42,500 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% +17.65% +21.43%
10th Percentile £29,225 £30,070 £33,750
90th Percentile £57,500 £78,750 £83,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% +5.26%

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 3,410 3,135 4,027
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 33.66% 30.33% 34.30%
Number of salaries quoted 2,879 2,689 3,459
South West median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £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 25 February 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 25 February 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 -17 53 £42,500 -29.17% 11
Dorset +12 44 £42,500 - 1
Somerset +17 35 £45,000 -18.18% 3
Devon +10 29 £42,736 +3.60% 7
Wiltshire +15 24 £40,000 - 1
Gloucestershire +43 22 £48,000 -41.82% 2
Cornwall -17 11 £35,000 -26.32%
PostgreSQL
England

For the 6 months to 25 February 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.

1 126 (57.27%) Agile Software Development
2 107 (48.64%) MySQL
3 88 (40.00%) Docker
4 69 (31.36%) Java
5 68 (30.91%) Software Engineering
6 66 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
7 64 (29.09%) MongoDB
8 63 (28.64%) JavaScript
9 62 (28.18%) SQL
9 62 (28.18%) SQL Server
10 61 (27.73%) Amazon AWS
11 58 (26.36%) Linux
12 57 (25.91%) Git (software)
13 53 (24.09%) Ansible
14 52 (23.64%) AngularJS
15 47 (21.36%) TDD
16 46 (20.91%) DevOps
17 45 (20.45%) Python
18 43 (19.55%) Oracle
19 42 (19.09%) Apache Cassandra
20 41 (18.64%) HTML
20 41 (18.64%) Scrum
21 40 (18.18%) Ruby
22 39 (17.73%) NoSQL
23 38 (17.27%) Kubernetes
24 37 (16.82%) Jenkins
24 37 (16.82%) Redis
24 37 (16.82%) Web Services
25 36 (16.36%) Relational Database
26 33 (15.00%) Spring

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 24 (10.91%) Apache
2 22 (10.00%) Confluence
3 18 (8.18%) nginx
3 18 (8.18%) OpenStack
4 17 (7.73%) Tomcat
5 16 (7.27%) Apache Solr
5 16 (7.27%) Apache Spark
6 7 (3.18%) Elasticsearch
6 7 (3.18%) JBoss
6 7 (3.18%) WebLogic
6 7 (3.18%) WebSphere
7 6 (2.73%) Anypoint
7 6 (2.73%) GlassFish
7 6 (2.73%) Mule
7 6 (2.73%) Mule ESB
8 5 (2.27%) GeoServer
9 3 (1.36%) Alfresco
9 3 (1.36%) Drupal
9 3 (1.36%) Joomla!
10 2 (0.91%) Traefik
Applications
1 1 (0.45%) HipChat
Cloud Services
1 61 (27.73%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (12.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (8.18%) Amazon S3
3 18 (8.18%) SaaS
4 15 (6.82%) AWS Lambda
4 15 (6.82%) Serverless
5 14 (6.36%) Google Cloud Platform
6 12 (5.45%) Amazon Kinesis
7 10 (4.55%) Amazon EC2
8 9 (4.09%) GitHub
9 8 (3.64%) Amazon SQS
10 7 (3.18%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 7 (3.18%) PaaS
11 6 (2.73%) Heroku
11 6 (2.73%) IaaS
12 5 (2.27%) Amazon ElastiCache
13 4 (1.82%) OpenShift
13 4 (1.82%) Route 53
13 4 (1.82%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 3 (1.36%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.55%) Internet
2 9 (4.09%) HTTP
3 7 (3.18%) SMS
4 6 (2.73%) TCP/IP
5 5 (2.27%) VPN
6 4 (1.82%) DNS
6 4 (1.82%) Firewall
6 4 (1.82%) SSL
7 1 (0.45%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (0.45%) DHCP
7 1 (0.45%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (0.45%) OpenVPN
7 1 (0.45%) SMTP
7 1 (0.45%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 107 (48.64%) MySQL
2 64 (29.09%) MongoDB
3 62 (28.18%) SQL Server
4 42 (19.09%) Apache Cassandra
5 39 (17.73%) NoSQL
6 37 (16.82%) Redis
7 36 (16.36%) Relational Database
8 25 (11.36%) Amazon Redshift
9 18 (8.18%) RDBMS
10 16 (7.27%) Data Warehouse
11 14 (6.36%) Amazon RDS
11 14 (6.36%) MariaDB
12 12 (5.45%) Neo4j
13 8 (3.64%) Big Data
13 8 (3.64%) GIS
14 7 (3.18%) Amazon Aurora
14 7 (3.18%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 7 (3.18%) MySQL Workbench
15 6 (2.73%) Yellowfin
16 5 (2.27%) OrientDB
Development Applications
1 57 (25.91%) Git (software)
2 37 (16.82%) Jenkins
3 30 (13.64%) JIRA
4 28 (12.73%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 19 (8.64%) JUnit
6 17 (7.73%) Eclipse
6 17 (7.73%) Subversion
7 16 (7.27%) Maven
8 14 (6.36%) GoCD
9 10 (4.55%) Gradle
10 8 (3.64%) Cucumber
11 7 (3.18%) Bitbucket
11 7 (3.18%) Oracle Forms
12 6 (2.73%) IntelliJ
12 6 (2.73%) SoapUI
12 6 (2.73%) Vagrant
12 6 (2.73%) Visual Studio
13 5 (2.27%) Artifactory
13 5 (2.27%) Mockito
13 5 (2.27%) Robot Framework
General
1 18 (8.18%) Finance
2 17 (7.73%) Retail
3 14 (6.36%) Manufacturing
4 10 (4.55%) Marketing
5 4 (1.82%) Aerospace
5 4 (1.82%) Banking
5 4 (1.82%) Law
6 2 (0.91%) Military
7 1 (0.45%) Games
Job Titles
1 129 (58.64%) Developer
2 36 (16.36%) Full Stack Developer
3 34 (15.45%) Software Engineer
4 32 (14.55%) DevOps Engineer
4 32 (14.55%) Java Developer
5 16 (7.27%) .NET Developer
5 16 (7.27%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 13 (5.91%) Python Developer
7 12 (5.45%) Data Engineer
7 12 (5.45%) Java Engineer
7 12 (5.45%) Ruby Developer
8 10 (4.55%) AWS Engineer
9 9 (4.09%) .NET Software Developer
9 9 (4.09%) .NET Software Engineer
10 8 (3.64%) Java Software Engineer
10 8 (3.64%) Senior Developer
10 8 (3.64%) Senior Software Engineer
11 7 (3.18%) Java Software Developer
11 7 (3.18%) Operations Engineer
11 7 (3.18%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (23.64%) AngularJS
2 41 (18.64%) HTML
3 37 (16.82%) Web Services
4 33 (15.00%) REST
4 33 (15.00%) Spring
5 31 (14.09%) CSS
6 30 (13.64%) Ruby on Rails
7 27 (12.27%) .NET
8 25 (11.36%) Django
8 25 (11.36%) Node.js
9 23 (10.45%) jQuery
10 22 (10.00%) JSON
10 22 (10.00%) React
11 21 (9.55%) XML
12 20 (9.09%) Hibernate
12 20 (9.09%) Middleware
13 17 (7.73%) HTML5
14 14 (6.36%) ASP.NET
14 14 (6.36%) Kafka
15 13 (5.91%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (7.27%) Greenfield Project
2 13 (5.91%) Algorithms
3 7 (3.18%) Computer Science
3 7 (3.18%) Linux Command Line
4 6 (2.73%) Fintech
5 5 (2.27%) Management Information System
5 5 (2.27%) NHS
6 4 (1.82%) CESG
6 4 (1.82%) Photography
6 4 (1.82%) Public Cloud
6 4 (1.82%) RIA
6 4 (1.82%) Social Media
6 4 (1.82%) User Experience
7 3 (1.36%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.91%) Digital Media
8 2 (0.91%) FMCG
8 2 (0.91%) Mainframe
8 2 (0.91%) N-Tier
8 2 (0.91%) Taxonomies
9 1 (0.45%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 58 (26.36%) Linux
2 16 (7.27%) Windows
3 14 (6.36%) Unix
4 9 (4.09%) Android
5 7 (3.18%) Apple iOS
6 6 (2.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (2.27%) CentOS
8 4 (1.82%) CoreOS
9 3 (1.36%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 126 (57.27%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (30.91%) Software Engineering
3 66 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
4 47 (21.36%) TDD
5 46 (20.91%) DevOps
6 41 (18.64%) Scrum
7 28 (12.73%) Microservices
8 27 (12.27%) OO
9 26 (11.82%) Open Source
10 25 (11.36%) Configuration Management
11 19 (8.64%) Analytics
12 18 (8.18%) MVC
13 14 (6.36%) SDLC
13 14 (6.36%) Web Development
14 13 (5.91%) Data Engineering
14 13 (5.91%) OOP
14 13 (5.91%) Use Case
15 12 (5.45%) Continuous Improvement
15 12 (5.45%) Pair Programming
16 11 (5.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 69 (31.36%) Java
2 63 (28.64%) JavaScript
3 62 (28.18%) SQL
4 45 (20.45%) Python
5 40 (18.18%) Ruby
6 31 (14.09%) C#
7 22 (10.00%) Go
8 16 (7.27%) Bash Shell
9 13 (5.91%) PHP
10 9 (4.09%) GraphQL
11 8 (3.64%) C
12 7 (3.18%) Apex Code
12 7 (3.18%) Groovy
13 6 (2.73%) C++
13 6 (2.73%) PL/SQL
13 6 (2.73%) XPath
14 5 (2.27%) Erlang
14 5 (2.27%) PowerShell
14 5 (2.27%) Scala
15 4 (1.82%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 22 (10.00%) Degree
2 10 (4.55%) Security Cleared
3 7 (3.18%) SC Cleared
4 6 (2.73%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (1.82%) CESG Certified Professional
6 3 (1.36%) BC Cleared
7 2 (0.91%) ISEB
8 1 (0.45%) CCNA
8 1 (0.45%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.45%) Numerate Degree
8 1 (0.45%) Postgraduate
8 1 (0.45%) RHCE
8 1 (0.45%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.73%) SLA
2 2 (0.91%) COBIT
2 2 (0.91%) ISO 9001
2 2 (0.91%) QA
3 1 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 1 (0.45%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 88 (40.00%) Docker
2 19 (8.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (6.36%) KVM
4 6 (2.73%) Oracle RAC
5 4 (1.82%) GlusterFS
5 4 (1.82%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.45%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.45%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.45%) Dovecot
6 1 (0.45%) Gluster
6 1 (0.45%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.45%) iptables
6 1 (0.45%) NFS
6 1 (0.45%) RHEV
6 1 (0.45%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 53 (24.09%) Ansible
2 38 (17.27%) Kubernetes
3 32 (14.55%) Terraform
4 28 (12.73%) Capistrano
5 23 (10.45%) Nagios
6 19 (8.64%) Puppet
7 18 (8.18%) Kibana
8 17 (7.73%) Opscode Chef
9 4 (1.82%) CloudHub
9 4 (1.82%) OSSEC
10 3 (1.36%) Single Sign-On
11 2 (0.91%) Graylog
11 2 (0.91%) Icinga
12 1 (0.45%) Check_MK
12 1 (0.45%) Docker Swarm
12 1 (0.45%) Grafana
12 1 (0.45%) Host Intrusion Detection System
12 1 (0.45%) Mesos
12 1 (0.45%) Rancher
12 1 (0.45%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 43 (19.55%) Oracle
2 19 (8.64%) VMware
3 18 (8.18%) Google
4 10 (4.55%) IBM
5 9 (4.09%) Tableau
6 8 (3.64%) Salesforce.com
7 7 (3.18%) Red Hat
8 6 (2.73%) MuleSoft
9 5 (2.27%) Microsoft
9 5 (2.27%) New Relic
10 2 (0.91%) Apigee
10 2 (0.91%) Apple
10 2 (0.91%) Atlassian
10 2 (0.91%) Facebook
10 2 (0.91%) PayPal
10 2 (0.91%) ServiceNow
10 2 (0.91%) WSO2
10 2 (0.91%) Xamarin
11 1 (0.45%) PagerDuty
11 1 (0.45%) Qualys