Period
to 20 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PostgreSQL (Postgres)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 212 234 141
Rank change year-on-year +22 -93 +103
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 103 77 204
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.04% 0.75% 1.86%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.67% 2.70% 6.39%
Number of salaries quoted 47 79 123
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -23.81% +31.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £55,000 £61,250
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 West Midlands with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 2,809 2,854 3,192
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 28.40% 27.84% 29.09%
Number of salaries quoted 2,316 2,416 2,744
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.56% +4.00%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £25,750
90th Percentile £61,250 £60,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

PostgreSQL
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing PostgreSQL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for PostgreSQL in the West Midlands

PostgreSQL
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for PostgreSQL in the West Midlands

PostgreSQL
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PostgreSQL in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 20 February 2018.

Salary histogram for PostgreSQL in the West Midlands

PostgreSQL
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PostgreSQL within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 20 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
Coventry +37 68 £45,000 +12.50% 7
Birmingham +6 14 £38,750 -8.82% 4
Warwickshire +2 6 £27,500 -38.89% 1
Staffordshire -11 5 £37,500 -6.25% 8
Solihull - 3 £36,000 -
Worcestershire +6 2 £42,500 +18.06%
PostgreSQL
England

For the 6 months to 20 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for PostgreSQL.

1 80 (77.67%) MySQL
2 77 (74.76%) Docker
3 76 (73.79%) JavaScript
4 74 (71.84%) Agile Software Development
5 63 (61.17%) Oracle
6 61 (59.22%) Java
7 60 (58.25%) Spring
8 57 (55.34%) NoSQL
9 55 (53.40%) Puppet
10 54 (52.43%) Ansible
10 54 (52.43%) Hibernate
11 53 (51.46%) Security Cleared
12 49 (47.57%) HTML
13 47 (45.63%) AngularJS
14 41 (39.81%) JIRA
14 41 (39.81%) Confluence
14 41 (39.81%) PHP
15 40 (38.83%) Subversion
16 39 (37.86%) Maven
16 39 (37.86%) TeamCity
16 39 (37.86%) SDLC
17 38 (36.89%) SQL
18 36 (34.95%) Scrum
19 34 (33.01%) Jenkins
19 34 (33.01%) Enterprise Software
20 32 (31.07%) REST
20 32 (31.07%) Collaborative Working
21 25 (24.27%) JPA
22 24 (23.30%) Software Engineering
23 21 (20.39%) Python

PostgreSQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 41 (39.81%) Confluence
2 13 (12.62%) JBoss
3 7 (6.80%) OpenStack
3 7 (6.80%) WebSphere
4 6 (5.83%) GlassFish
4 6 (5.83%) Jetty
4 6 (5.83%) Tomcat
5 3 (2.91%) Apache
6 1 (0.97%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.97%) nginx
6 1 (0.97%) Oracle Application Server
6 1 (0.97%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.97%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 12 (11.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (8.74%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.77%) Internet
2 6 (5.83%) AMQP
3 2 (1.94%) Firewall
3 2 (1.94%) SMS
4 1 (0.97%) FTP
4 1 (0.97%) Network Security
4 1 (0.97%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (77.67%) MySQL
2 57 (55.34%) NoSQL
3 19 (18.45%) MongoDB
4 12 (11.65%) SQL Server
5 11 (10.68%) Data Mining
6 7 (6.80%) DB2
6 7 (6.80%) MariaDB
7 6 (5.83%) Apache Cassandra
8 4 (3.88%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (3.88%) Relational Database
9 3 (2.91%) Spotfire
10 2 (1.94%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.97%) Amazon Redshift
11 1 (0.97%) Azure SQL Database
11 1 (0.97%) InfluxDB
11 1 (0.97%) Oracle Database 10g
11 1 (0.97%) Oracle Database 11g
11 1 (0.97%) Oracle Database 12c
11 1 (0.97%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.97%) Riak
Development Applications
1 41 (39.81%) JIRA
2 40 (38.83%) Subversion
3 39 (37.86%) Maven
3 39 (37.86%) TeamCity
4 34 (33.01%) Jenkins
5 20 (19.42%) Git (software)
6 6 (5.83%) Hudson
7 5 (4.85%) Mocha
8 1 (0.97%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.97%) git-flow
8 1 (0.97%) JMeter
8 1 (0.97%) JUnit
8 1 (0.97%) Oracle APEX
8 1 (0.97%) Selenium
8 1 (0.97%) SoapUI
8 1 (0.97%) WebDriver
General
1 19 (18.45%) Retail
2 11 (10.68%) Back Office
3 7 (6.80%) Marketing
4 6 (5.83%) Billing
4 6 (5.83%) Finance
5 2 (1.94%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.97%) Advertising
6 1 (0.97%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 62 (60.19%) Developer
2 40 (38.83%) Java Developer
3 20 (19.42%) Software Engineer
4 15 (14.56%) Senior Developer
5 11 (10.68%) Lead Developer
5 11 (10.68%) Lead Java Developer
5 11 (10.68%) Python Software Engineer
5 11 (10.68%) Senior Software Engineer
6 10 (9.71%) Graduate
6 10 (9.71%) Graduate Developer
6 10 (9.71%) Senior Java Developer
7 9 (8.74%) Junior
7 9 (8.74%) Junior Developer
8 8 (7.77%) Scrum Master
9 7 (6.80%) Graduate Java Developer
10 6 (5.83%) Java Team Leader
10 6 (5.83%) Node.js Developer
10 6 (5.83%) Principal Engineer
10 6 (5.83%) SQL Developer
10 6 (5.83%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (58.25%) Spring
2 54 (52.43%) Hibernate
3 49 (47.57%) HTML
4 47 (45.63%) AngularJS
5 32 (31.07%) REST
6 25 (24.27%) JPA
7 21 (20.39%) Node.js
8 19 (18.45%) RESTful
9 16 (15.53%) SOAP
10 15 (14.56%) Spring MVC
11 13 (12.62%) Django
12 12 (11.65%) React
13 11 (10.68%) Flask
13 11 (10.68%) J2EE
13 11 (10.68%) Natural Language Processing
14 10 (9.71%) .NET
15 6 (5.83%) JAX-RS
15 6 (5.83%) JMS
15 6 (5.83%) MSMQ
15 6 (5.83%) RESTEasy
Miscellaneous
1 34 (33.01%) Enterprise Software
2 12 (11.65%) Linux Command Line
3 11 (10.68%) User Experience
4 6 (5.83%) Smart Meter
5 4 (3.88%) Graphic Design
5 4 (3.88%) Social Media
6 3 (2.91%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.94%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.97%) Clustering
8 1 (0.97%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (0.97%) Replication
8 1 (0.97%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 20 (19.42%) Linux
2 3 (2.91%) CentOS
2 3 (2.91%) Unix
2 3 (2.91%) Windows
3 2 (1.94%) Debian
3 2 (1.94%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.97%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (71.84%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (37.86%) SDLC
3 36 (34.95%) Scrum
4 32 (31.07%) Collaborative Working
5 24 (23.30%) Software Engineering
6 20 (19.42%) TDD
6 20 (19.42%) Unit Testing
7 19 (18.45%) Continuous Integration
7 19 (18.45%) Kanban
8 18 (17.48%) Microservices
9 15 (14.56%) MVC
10 14 (13.59%) Mentoring
11 12 (11.65%) Test Automation
12 11 (10.68%) Artificial Intelligence
12 11 (10.68%) CRM
12 11 (10.68%) Machine Learning
12 11 (10.68%) SOA
12 11 (10.68%) Software Testing
12 11 (10.68%) Speech Recognition
12 11 (10.68%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 76 (73.79%) JavaScript
2 61 (59.22%) Java
3 41 (39.81%) PHP
4 38 (36.89%) SQL
5 21 (20.39%) Python
6 8 (7.77%) PL/SQL
6 8 (7.77%) PowerShell
7 6 (5.83%) Clojure
7 6 (5.83%) Scala
8 5 (4.85%) TypeScript
9 2 (1.94%) Bash Shell
9 2 (1.94%) C#
9 2 (1.94%) Perl
9 2 (1.94%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.97%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 53 (51.46%) Security Cleared
2 9 (8.74%) SC Cleared
3 8 (7.77%) OCP
3 8 (7.77%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (0.97%) AAT
4 1 (0.97%) Degree
4 1 (0.97%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.97%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.97%) ISO/IEC 20000
1 1 (0.97%) QA
System Software
1 77 (74.76%) Docker
2 3 (2.91%) iptables
3 2 (1.94%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.94%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.97%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 55 (53.40%) Puppet
2 54 (52.43%) Ansible
3 17 (16.50%) Marathon
4 15 (14.56%) Opscode Chef
5 8 (7.77%) Kubernetes
5 8 (7.77%) Terraform
6 1 (0.97%) Consul
6 1 (0.97%) Data Guard
6 1 (0.97%) Failover Clustering
6 1 (0.97%) Grafana
6 1 (0.97%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (0.97%) Nagios
6 1 (0.97%) Netcool
6 1 (0.97%) Netcool/OMNIbus
6 1 (0.97%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (0.97%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (0.97%) Packer
6 1 (0.97%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 1 (0.97%) SELinux
Vendors
1 63 (61.17%) Oracle
2 7 (6.80%) IBM
3 3 (2.91%) Greenplum
3 3 (2.91%) Microsoft
3 3 (2.91%) Red Hat
3 3 (2.91%) TIBCO
4 2 (1.94%) Cisco
4 2 (1.94%) VMware
5 1 (0.97%) Atlassian
5 1 (0.97%) ServiceNow