The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PostgreSQL (Postgres)
North East / Tyne and Wear
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 71 73
Rank change year-on-year +18 +2  
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 3 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 0.88% 0.85% 0.19%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.44% 2.20% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 1
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £25,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +56.86%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Tyne and Wear
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 123 227 247
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 36.28% 38.74% 45.74%
Number of salaries quoted 120 202 207
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £31,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

PostgreSQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 Tyne and Wear

PostgreSQL
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PostgreSQL in Tyne and Wear.

Salary trend for PostgreSQL in Tyne and Wear

PostgreSQL
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PostgreSQL within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 25 June 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +19 3 £35,000 -12.50% 2
PostgreSQL
North East

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for PostgreSQL.

1 4 (80.00%) Java
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
1 4 (80.00%) Spring
1 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Scrum
3 2 (40.00%) HTTP
3 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (40.00%) Perl
3 2 (40.00%) PHP
3 2 (40.00%) JUnit
3 2 (40.00%) CSS
3 2 (40.00%) Web Services
3 2 (40.00%) Kubernetes
3 2 (40.00%) Terraform
3 2 (40.00%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (40.00%) Go
3 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (40.00%) Docker
3 2 (40.00%) Degree
4 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (20.00%) Use Case
4 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (20.00%) System Testing
4 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis

PostgreSQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 1 (20.00%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (40.00%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (20.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (40.00%) JUnit
General
1 1 (20.00%) Advertising
1 1 (20.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
1 4 (80.00%) Java Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Software Engineer
3 2 (40.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
3 2 (40.00%) Java Engineer
3 2 (40.00%) Java Software Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Java Software Engineer
3 2 (40.00%) Software Developer
4 1 (20.00%) C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (20.00%) Junior
4 1 (20.00%) Junior Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Junior Java Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) Spring
2 2 (40.00%) CSS
2 2 (40.00%) Web Services
3 1 (20.00%) .NET
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (20.00%) DirectX
3 1 (20.00%) MFC
3 1 (20.00%) REST
3 1 (20.00%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (20.00%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Ubuntu
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) Scrum
1 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) Code Coverage
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (20.00%) Microservices
2 1 (20.00%) OOP
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) SDLC
2 1 (20.00%) SOLID
2 1 (20.00%) System Testing
2 1 (20.00%) TDD
2 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (20.00%) UML
2 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Use Case
2 1 (20.00%) User Stories
2 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Java
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) Go
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) Perl
2 2 (40.00%) PHP
3 1 (20.00%) C++
3 1 (20.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Kubernetes
1 2 (40.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) ILOG