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 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
England / South West
Rank 135 183 171
Rank change year-on-year +48 -12  
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 96 69 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.91% 1.18% 1.26%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.19% 3.55% 3.87%
Number of salaries quoted 83 68 70
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +21.42%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £36,315 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £59,750 £45,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50%  

PostgreSQL is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next 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 and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 1550 1946 1936
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 30.91% 33.36% 32.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1343 1633 1674
Median salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,225 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

PostgreSQL
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West citing PostgreSQL as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

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 3 months to 23 March 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 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol +2 34 £50,000 - 1
Devon +8 22 £33,838 -15.40% 2
Somerset -5 10 £47,500 +11.76% 5
Gloucestershire - 10 £82,500 - 1
Wiltshire +14 5 £42,500 +6.25%
Cornwall - 5 £45,000 - 1
Dorset +31 2 £37,250 -0.66%
PostgreSQL
England

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 23 March 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.

1 109 (64.88%) Agile Software Development
2 102 (60.71%) Java
3 87 (51.79%) MySQL
4 76 (45.24%) TDD
4 76 (45.24%) Continuous Integration
5 75 (44.64%) Scrum
5 75 (44.64%) NoSQL
6 67 (39.88%) Amazon AWS
7 64 (38.10%) Oracle
7 64 (38.10%) OO
7 64 (38.10%) Python
8 60 (35.71%) SQL
9 59 (35.12%) AngularJS
10 57 (33.93%) Mentoring
11 52 (30.95%) MongoDB
12 51 (30.36%) SQL Server
12 51 (30.36%) JBoss
13 50 (29.76%) Tomcat
13 50 (29.76%) Microsoft Azure
13 50 (29.76%) Puppet
14 49 (29.17%) Linux
14 49 (29.17%) JavaScript
15 46 (27.38%) Opscode Chef
16 45 (26.79%) Kanban
17 44 (26.19%) Spring
17 44 (26.19%) Ansible
18 43 (25.60%) OpenStack
18 43 (25.60%) UML
19 42 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
20 39 (23.21%) Coaching

PostgreSQL
Top Related 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 51 (30.36%) JBoss
2 50 (29.76%) Tomcat
3 43 (25.60%) OpenStack
4 39 (23.21%) WebLogic
4 39 (23.21%) WebSphere
5 35 (20.83%) Elasticsearch
6 34 (20.24%) Apache Spark
7 31 (18.45%) Apache Solr
7 31 (18.45%) Jetty
8 13 (7.74%) nginx
9 10 (5.95%) Mule
9 10 (5.95%) WebSphere Application Server
10 7 (4.17%) Jupyter
10 7 (4.17%) SAS
10 7 (4.17%) Traefik
11 6 (3.57%) Apache
12 2 (1.19%) Confluence
13 1 (0.60%) Drupal
Applications
1 2 (1.19%) HipChat
2 1 (0.60%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (7.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 67 (39.88%) Amazon AWS
2 50 (29.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (3.57%) GitHub
4 3 (1.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (7.74%) Internet
2 3 (1.79%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (1.79%) HTTP
2 3 (1.79%) Intrusion Detection
2 3 (1.79%) NAS
2 3 (1.79%) SAN
3 2 (1.19%) Firewall
3 2 (1.19%) IMAP
3 2 (1.19%) LAN
3 2 (1.19%) POP3
3 2 (1.19%) SMTP
3 2 (1.19%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.19%) WAN
3 2 (1.19%) Wireless
4 1 (0.60%) DNS
4 1 (0.60%) GSM
4 1 (0.60%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.60%) Kerberos
4 1 (0.60%) LDAP
4 1 (0.60%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (51.79%) MySQL
2 75 (44.64%) NoSQL
3 52 (30.95%) MongoDB
4 51 (30.36%) SQL Server
5 42 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
6 37 (22.02%) Hadoop
6 37 (22.02%) Redis
7 31 (18.45%) Big Data
7 31 (18.45%) Couchbase
7 31 (18.45%) Riak
8 21 (12.50%) Relational Database
9 11 (6.55%) Data Warehouse
10 10 (5.95%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 10 (5.95%) Amazon Redshift
11 7 (4.17%) RDBMS
12 4 (2.38%) CouchDB
13 3 (1.79%) GIS
13 3 (1.79%) Hazelcast
13 3 (1.79%) HBase
13 3 (1.79%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 37 (22.02%) Git (software)
2 27 (16.07%) Maven
3 24 (14.29%) Mockito
4 20 (11.90%) Jenkins
5 17 (10.12%) IntelliJ
5 17 (10.12%) JIRA
5 17 (10.12%) JUnit
6 13 (7.74%) Gradle
7 12 (7.14%) Subversion
8 11 (6.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 11 (6.55%) EasyMock
8 11 (6.55%) Eclipse
9 8 (4.76%) MSTest
9 8 (4.76%) NUnit
10 6 (3.57%) Ant
10 6 (3.57%) Cucumber
10 6 (3.57%) Liquibase
10 6 (3.57%) Robot Framework
10 6 (3.57%) Selenium
10 6 (3.57%) Vagrant
General
1 30 (17.86%) Retail
2 29 (17.26%) Finance
3 24 (14.29%) Banking
4 13 (7.74%) Telecoms
5 12 (7.14%) Electronics
5 12 (7.14%) Manufacturing
5 12 (7.14%) Marketing
6 9 (5.36%) Games
7 1 (0.60%) Advertising
7 1 (0.60%) Front Office
7 1 (0.60%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 121 (72.02%) Developer
2 67 (39.88%) Java Developer
3 51 (30.36%) Senior Developer
4 25 (14.88%) Senior Java Developer
5 22 (13.10%) Software Developer
6 21 (12.50%) Senior Software Developer
7 16 (9.52%) C# Developer
8 14 (8.33%) DBA
9 13 (7.74%) .NET Developer
9 13 (7.74%) Full Stack Developer
10 12 (7.14%) Administrator
10 12 (7.14%) Python Developer
11 11 (6.55%) Architect
12 10 (5.95%) Java Architect
12 10 (5.95%) Junior
12 10 (5.95%) Junior Developer
12 10 (5.95%) Senior .NET Developer
12 10 (5.95%) Solutions Architect
12 10 (5.95%) Technical Architect
12 10 (5.95%) Technical Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (35.12%) AngularJS
2 44 (26.19%) Spring
3 37 (22.02%) React
4 31 (18.45%) Elastic Stack
4 31 (18.45%) Lucene
5 27 (16.07%) Hibernate
6 24 (14.29%) HTML
7 20 (11.90%) Web Services
8 19 (11.31%) Django
9 17 (10.12%) Spring Boot
10 16 (9.52%) JPA
11 14 (8.33%) Spring MVC
12 13 (7.74%) .NET
12 13 (7.74%) RabbitMQ
12 13 (7.74%) REST
12 13 (7.74%) Ruby on Rails
13 12 (7.14%) CSS
13 12 (7.14%) XML
14 11 (6.55%) HTML5
14 11 (6.55%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 10 (5.95%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (5.36%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 8 (4.76%) Mobile App
4 7 (4.17%) Linux Command Line
4 7 (4.17%) NHS
4 7 (4.17%) Streaming Video
4 7 (4.17%) Video on Demand
5 6 (3.57%) User Experience
6 5 (2.98%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (2.98%) Data Centre
7 4 (2.38%) Computer Science
7 4 (2.38%) Fintech
8 2 (1.19%) Data Structures
8 2 (1.19%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.60%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 49 (29.17%) Linux
2 26 (15.48%) Apple iOS
3 23 (13.69%) Android
4 14 (8.33%) Unix
5 6 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (2.98%) Debian
7 4 (2.38%) Windows
8 3 (1.79%) CentOS
8 3 (1.79%) Mac OS X
9 2 (1.19%) Ubuntu
9 2 (1.19%) Windows Phone
9 2 (1.19%) Windows Server
10 1 (0.60%) Fedora
10 1 (0.60%) Oracle Linux
10 1 (0.60%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (64.88%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (45.24%) Continuous Integration
2 76 (45.24%) TDD
3 75 (44.64%) Scrum
4 64 (38.10%) OO
5 57 (33.93%) Mentoring
6 45 (26.79%) Kanban
7 43 (25.60%) UML
8 39 (23.21%) Coaching
8 39 (23.21%) Web Development
9 38 (22.62%) MVC
10 34 (20.24%) Multithreading
11 33 (19.64%) Concurrent Programming
12 31 (18.45%) DSDM
12 31 (18.45%) RUP
13 25 (14.88%) Software Delivery
14 21 (12.50%) Mobile Development
15 17 (10.12%) Business Intelligence
16 16 (9.52%) Open Source
17 14 (8.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 102 (60.71%) Java
2 64 (38.10%) Python
3 60 (35.71%) SQL
4 49 (29.17%) JavaScript
5 32 (19.05%) Bash Shell
6 30 (17.86%) C#
6 30 (17.86%) PHP
7 29 (17.26%) Perl
8 23 (13.69%) Go
9 19 (11.31%) Ruby
10 9 (5.36%) C++
11 7 (4.17%) Groovy
11 7 (4.17%) MATLAB
12 6 (3.57%) Objective-C
13 4 (2.38%) R
13 4 (2.38%) TypeScript
14 3 (1.79%) C
14 3 (1.79%) Lua
14 3 (1.79%) PL/SQL
14 3 (1.79%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (14.29%) Degree
2 5 (2.98%) MCSA
2 5 (2.98%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (2.98%) Oracle Certification
3 3 (1.79%) CCNA
3 3 (1.79%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (1.79%) RHCE
3 3 (1.79%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.76%) QA
2 3 (1.79%) Data Quality
2 3 (1.79%) PCI DSS
2 3 (1.79%) SLA
3 1 (0.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (5.36%) Docker
2 4 (2.38%) KVM
3 3 (1.79%) iptables
4 2 (1.19%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 2 (1.19%) Gluster
4 2 (1.19%) Squid
5 1 (0.60%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.60%) RHEV
5 1 (0.60%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 50 (29.76%) Puppet
2 46 (27.38%) Opscode Chef
3 44 (26.19%) Ansible
4 33 (19.64%) Kibana
5 31 (18.45%) logstash
5 31 (18.45%) Salt
6 5 (2.98%) Nagios
7 4 (2.38%) Check_MK
7 4 (2.38%) Grafana
7 4 (2.38%) Pingdom
8 3 (1.79%) Graylog
8 3 (1.79%) Host Intrusion Detection System
8 3 (1.79%) Icinga
8 3 (1.79%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 64 (38.10%) Oracle
2 12 (7.14%) SAP
3 8 (4.76%) Infobright
4 7 (4.17%) Apigee
4 7 (4.17%) Apple
5 4 (2.38%) New Relic
5 4 (2.38%) PagerDuty
6 3 (1.79%) Cisco
6 3 (1.79%) Qualys
6 3 (1.79%) Splunk
7 2 (1.19%) Atlassian
7 2 (1.19%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.60%) Mapbox
8 1 (0.60%) VMware
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