Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PostgreSQL (Postgres)
UK > Wales
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 121 129 141
Rank change year-on-year +8 +12 -3
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 20 24 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.97% 0.92% 0.65%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.42% 3.14% 2.28%
Number of salaries quoted 21 23 15
Wales median annual salary £31,500 £44,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -28.41% +25.71% -3.45%
10th Percentile £21,500 £25,900 £32,500
90th Percentile £47,500 £58,500 £47,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% +11.11%

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 584 765 788
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 28.45% 29.48% 28.64%
Number of salaries quoted 526 650 669
Wales median annual salary £38,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.75% +14.29% -
10th Percentile £23,625 £25,225 £23,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £55,000 £47,500
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +2.27%

PostgreSQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for PostgreSQL in Wales

PostgreSQL
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for PostgreSQL in Wales

PostgreSQL
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PostgreSQL in Wales over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

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 20 November 2017. 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 +24 18 £31,500 -28.41% 1
West Wales - 2 £40,000 -
PostgreSQL
UK

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Wales region with a requirement for PostgreSQL.

1 12 (60.00%) MongoDB
2 10 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 9 (45.00%) SQL
3 9 (45.00%) SQL Server
3 9 (45.00%) NoSQL
4 8 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (40.00%) Relational Database
4 8 (40.00%) Java
5 7 (35.00%) HTML
5 7 (35.00%) CSS
5 7 (35.00%) Unix
5 7 (35.00%) Linux
5 7 (35.00%) Oracle
5 7 (35.00%) AngularJS
6 6 (30.00%) SaaS
6 6 (30.00%) OO
6 6 (30.00%) Ingres
6 6 (30.00%) Software Engineering
6 6 (30.00%) Actian
7 5 (25.00%) SAN
7 5 (25.00%) WebLogic
7 5 (25.00%) Splunk
7 5 (25.00%) Oracle Exadata
7 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (20.00%) Degree
8 4 (20.00%) Git (software)
8 4 (20.00%) NAS
8 4 (20.00%) Computer Science
8 4 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (20.00%) Analytics

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 5 (25.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (5.00%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (5.00%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 8 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (30.00%) SaaS
3 1 (5.00%) Heroku
3 1 (5.00%) IaaS
3 1 (5.00%) npm
3 1 (5.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (25.00%) SAN
2 4 (20.00%) NAS
3 2 (10.00%) DNS
3 2 (10.00%) Firewall
3 2 (10.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (5.00%) HTTPS
4 1 (5.00%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (60.00%) MongoDB
2 9 (45.00%) NoSQL
2 9 (45.00%) SQL Server
3 8 (40.00%) Relational Database
4 6 (30.00%) Ingres
5 5 (25.00%) Oracle Exadata
6 4 (20.00%) MySQL
7 3 (15.00%) Couchbase
8 2 (10.00%) Hadoop
8 2 (10.00%) MariaDB
8 2 (10.00%) Redis
9 1 (5.00%) Amazon Aurora
9 1 (5.00%) Amazon Redshift
9 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
9 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database 12c
9 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (10.00%) Bitbucket
2 2 (10.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (5.00%) Bower
3 1 (5.00%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (5.00%) Vagrant
General
1 2 (10.00%) Advertising
2 1 (5.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Financial Institution
2 1 (5.00%) Publishing
2 1 (5.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Developer
2 5 (25.00%) DBA
3 4 (20.00%) Administrator
3 4 (20.00%) Oracle DBA
4 3 (15.00%) Java Developer
4 3 (15.00%) PostgreSQL DBA
4 3 (15.00%) SQL DBA
5 2 (10.00%) Graduate
5 2 (10.00%) Graduate Software Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Junior
5 2 (10.00%) Software Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Database Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Django Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Junior Software Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Python/Django Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Software Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (35.00%) AngularJS
1 7 (35.00%) CSS
1 7 (35.00%) HTML
2 3 (15.00%) .NET
2 3 (15.00%) HTML5
2 3 (15.00%) Spring
3 2 (10.00%) Laravel
3 2 (10.00%) Symfony
3 2 (10.00%) Web Services
4 1 (5.00%) CodeIgniter
4 1 (5.00%) Django
4 1 (5.00%) JSON
4 1 (5.00%) Kafka
4 1 (5.00%) Node.js
4 1 (5.00%) NumPy
4 1 (5.00%) Pandas
4 1 (5.00%) Qt
4 1 (5.00%) RESTful
4 1 (5.00%) SciPy
4 1 (5.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (15.00%) Algorithms
2 3 (15.00%) Data Structures
3 2 (10.00%) N-Tier
4 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.00%) Fintech
4 1 (5.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (35.00%) Linux
1 7 (35.00%) Unix
2 2 (10.00%) Windows
3 1 (5.00%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) OO
1 6 (30.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (20.00%) Analytics
3 4 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (15.00%) Information Security
4 3 (15.00%) Microservices
4 3 (15.00%) OOD
4 3 (15.00%) OOP
4 3 (15.00%) Refactoring
5 2 (10.00%) Front End Development
5 2 (10.00%) Identity Management
5 2 (10.00%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (10.00%) Web Development
6 1 (5.00%) Capacity Management
6 1 (5.00%) Low Latency
6 1 (5.00%) Machine Learning
6 1 (5.00%) Mobile Device Management
6 1 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (5.00%) Ultra-Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 10 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (45.00%) SQL
3 8 (40.00%) Java
4 3 (15.00%) C#
4 3 (15.00%) TypeScript
5 2 (10.00%) Groovy
5 2 (10.00%) PHP
6 1 (5.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 4 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) GDPR
1 1 (5.00%) PCI DSS
1 1 (5.00%) PSD2
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) Oracle ZFS
2 2 (10.00%) Ansible
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (5.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 7 (35.00%) Oracle
2 6 (30.00%) Actian
3 5 (25.00%) Splunk
4 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (10.00%) Cloudera
6 1 (5.00%) Talend