Period
to 8 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales 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 8 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PostgreSQL (Postgres)
UK > Wales
6 months to
8 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 66 109 100
Rank change year-on-year +43 -9 +18
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 34 10 39
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Wales 2.69% 0.56% 2.03%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 11.37% 2.20% 6.75%
Number of salaries quoted 25 10 36
Median annual salary £47,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.67% -6.25% +10.75%
10th Percentile £30,500 £32,375 £29,858
90th Percentile £61,750 £43,125 £59,375
UK median annual salary £65,000 £56,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +16.07% -2.61% +9.52%

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 Wales with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 299 455 578
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 23.69% 25.65% 30.10%
Number of salaries quoted 261 413 448
Median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £24,100 £27,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £52,500 £53,750
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.77% +4.00% +5.26%

PostgreSQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

Job postings citing PostgreSQL as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Wales.

Job vacancy trend for PostgreSQL in Wales

PostgreSQL
Salary Trend in Wales

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing PostgreSQL in Wales.

Salary trend for PostgreSQL in Wales

PostgreSQL
Salary Histogram in Wales

Salary distribution for jobs citing PostgreSQL in Wales over the 6 months to 8 July 2020.

Salary histogram for PostgreSQL in Wales

PostgreSQL
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PostgreSQL within the Wales region over the 6 months to 8 July 2020. 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
South Wales +32 26 £47,500 +26.67% 6
West Wales +5 8 £37,500 - 2
PostgreSQL
UK

For the 6 months to 8 July 2020, 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 Wales region with a requirement for PostgreSQL.

1 21 (61.76%) SQL
1 21 (61.76%) SQL Server
2 16 (47.06%) MySQL
3 15 (44.12%) Finance
4 14 (41.18%) AWS
5 13 (38.24%) Azure
5 13 (38.24%) Oracle
5 13 (38.24%) Data Warehouse
6 12 (35.29%) Business Intelligence
6 12 (35.29%) ETL
6 12 (35.29%) PL/SQL
6 12 (35.29%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 12 (35.29%) Analytical Skills
7 11 (32.35%) Performance Tuning
7 11 (32.35%) OLTP
7 11 (32.35%) Data Governance
8 10 (29.41%) Kubernetes
9 9 (26.47%) Linux
10 8 (23.53%) Windows
10 8 (23.53%) Microsoft
10 8 (23.53%) JavaScript
10 8 (23.53%) DB2
10 8 (23.53%) Disaster Recovery
10 8 (23.53%) VMware
10 8 (23.53%) SCCM
10 8 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
10 8 (23.53%) PowerShell
10 8 (23.53%) Hadoop
10 8 (23.53%) Ansible
10 8 (23.53%) Problem-Solving

PostgreSQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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 6 (17.65%) OpenStack
2 2 (5.88%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (2.94%) Confluence
3 1 (2.94%) JBoss
3 1 (2.94%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 14 (41.18%) AWS
2 13 (38.24%) Azure
3 7 (20.59%) PaaS
4 5 (14.71%) GCP
4 5 (14.71%) Power Platform
5 4 (11.76%) OpenShift
6 2 (5.88%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 2 (5.88%) SaaS
7 1 (2.94%) GitHub
7 1 (2.94%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (61.76%) SQL Server
2 16 (47.06%) MySQL
3 13 (38.24%) Data Warehouse
4 12 (35.29%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 11 (32.35%) OLTP
6 8 (23.53%) DB2
6 8 (23.53%) Hadoop
7 5 (14.71%) Power BI
8 4 (11.76%) MongoDB
8 4 (11.76%) Oracle Database
9 3 (8.82%) Oracle Database 11g
9 3 (8.82%) Oracle Database 12c
10 2 (5.88%) Azure SQL Database
11 1 (2.94%) Big Data
11 1 (2.94%) NoSQL
11 1 (2.94%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 7 (20.59%) Git (software)
2 6 (17.65%) Maven
3 5 (14.71%) Cucumber
4 4 (11.76%) Jenkins
4 4 (11.76%) SonarQube
5 1 (2.94%) Ant
5 1 (2.94%) Bitbucket
5 1 (2.94%) IntelliJ
5 1 (2.94%) JIRA
5 1 (2.94%) JUnit
5 1 (2.94%) Liquibase
5 1 (2.94%) Selenium
5 1 (2.94%) Subversion
5 1 (2.94%) TeamCity
General
1 15 (44.12%) Finance
2 4 (11.76%) Banking
2 4 (11.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (55.88%) Developer
2 10 (29.41%) SQL Developer
3 9 (26.47%) Senior Developer
4 7 (20.59%) Administrator
5 6 (17.65%) Systems Administrator
6 5 (14.71%) Java Developer
6 5 (14.71%) Senior SQL Developer
7 4 (11.76%) Linux Administrator
7 4 (11.76%) Oracle Developer
7 4 (11.76%) Senior Java Developer
7 4 (11.76%) Windows Administrator
8 3 (8.82%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 3 (8.82%) SCCM Administrator
8 3 (8.82%) Windows Systems Administrator
9 2 (5.88%) C# Developer
9 2 (5.88%) C# Software Developer
9 2 (5.88%) Full Stack Developer
9 2 (5.88%) Junior
9 2 (5.88%) Lead Developer
9 2 (5.88%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (17.65%) AngularJS
1 6 (17.65%) Hibernate
1 6 (17.65%) Spring
2 5 (14.71%) JDBC
2 5 (14.71%) JSON
2 5 (14.71%) XML
3 4 (11.76%) Apache Camel
3 4 (11.76%) FIX Protocol
3 4 (11.76%) Spring Boot
3 4 (11.76%) XSD
4 3 (8.82%) .NET
4 3 (8.82%) CSS
4 3 (8.82%) HTML
4 3 (8.82%) React
5 2 (5.88%) .NET Core
5 2 (5.88%) .NET Framework
5 2 (5.88%) Angular 2
5 2 (5.88%) Redux
5 2 (5.88%) REST
5 2 (5.88%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (35.29%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (20.59%) Management Information System
3 3 (8.82%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (5.88%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (5.88%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (2.94%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (26.47%) Linux
2 8 (23.53%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (35.29%) Business Intelligence
1 12 (35.29%) ETL
2 11 (32.35%) Data Governance
2 11 (32.35%) Performance Tuning
3 8 (23.53%) Disaster Recovery
3 8 (23.53%) Problem-Solving
4 6 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (17.65%) Coaching
4 6 (17.65%) Infrastructure as Code
4 6 (17.65%) Mentoring
5 5 (14.71%) Data Development
5 5 (14.71%) Data Modelling
5 5 (14.71%) Data Visualisation
5 5 (14.71%) Visualisation
6 4 (11.76%) BDD
6 4 (11.76%) Cybersecurity
6 4 (11.76%) Data Science
6 4 (11.76%) Fund Management
6 4 (11.76%) ITIL
6 4 (11.76%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 21 (61.76%) SQL
2 12 (35.29%) PL/SQL
3 8 (23.53%) JavaScript
3 8 (23.53%) PowerShell
4 7 (20.59%) Java
5 4 (11.76%) XPath
6 3 (8.82%) C#
6 3 (8.82%) Python
6 3 (8.82%) TypeScript
7 1 (2.94%) Java 8
7 1 (2.94%) Kotlin
7 1 (2.94%) PHP
7 1 (2.94%) R
Qualifications
1 6 (17.65%) Degree
2 1 (2.94%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (17.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 8 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (11.76%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (29.41%) Kubernetes
2 8 (23.53%) Ansible
2 8 (23.53%) SCCM
3 4 (11.76%) Terraform
Vendors
1 13 (38.24%) Oracle
2 8 (23.53%) Microsoft
2 8 (23.53%) VMware
3 7 (20.59%) Tableau
4 2 (5.88%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.94%) SAP