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 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
England / West Midlands
Rank 171 100 173
Rank change year-on-year -71 +73  
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 39 150 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.83% 2.45% 0.87%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.84% 8.99% 2.50%
Number of salaries quoted 31 90 44
Median salary £42,500 £52,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -19.04% +23.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £39,750 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £49,250
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 West Midlands with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 1374 1669 1760
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 29.13% 27.24% 34.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1188 1429 1548
Median salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £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 West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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 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 3 months to 24 March 2017.

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 3 months to 24 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
Birmingham +20 13 £42,500 -2.85% 1
Staffordshire +15 10 £40,000 - 2
Warwickshire -37 9 £50,000 -13.04% 1
Coventry +8 5 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Worcestershire -10 1 £58,000 +110.90% 1
PostgreSQL
England

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for PostgreSQL.

1 53 (70.67%) MySQL
2 40 (53.33%) JavaScript
3 36 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
4 33 (44.00%) Linux
5 31 (41.33%) PHP
6 28 (37.33%) HTML
6 28 (37.33%) CSS
7 27 (36.00%) Java
8 25 (33.33%) TDD
9 24 (32.00%) Ruby
9 24 (32.00%) Continuous Integration
9 24 (32.00%) SQL
10 22 (29.33%) Software Engineering
10 22 (29.33%) MongoDB
10 22 (29.33%) Sass
10 22 (29.33%) Microservices
11 21 (28.00%) Scrum
12 19 (25.33%) Unit Testing
12 19 (25.33%) Node.js
12 19 (25.33%) Redis
13 18 (24.00%) jQuery
13 18 (24.00%) SOA
14 17 (22.67%) XML
14 17 (22.67%) Analytics
15 16 (21.33%) CSS3
15 16 (21.33%) Heroku
15 16 (21.33%) RESTful
15 16 (21.33%) HTML5
15 16 (21.33%) Continuous Delivery
15 16 (21.33%) Ruby on Rails

PostgreSQL
Top Related 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 8 (10.67%) GlassFish
1 8 (10.67%) JBoss
2 7 (9.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 7 (9.33%) WildFly
3 6 (8.00%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.33%) Apache
4 1 (1.33%) nginx
4 1 (1.33%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 16 (21.33%) Heroku
2 15 (20.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 15 (20.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 15 (20.00%) Google Compute Engine
3 10 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (8.00%) GitHub
5 1 (1.33%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.33%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.33%) Internet
1 4 (5.33%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (70.67%) MySQL
2 22 (29.33%) MongoDB
3 19 (25.33%) Redis
4 12 (16.00%) Data Warehouse
4 12 (16.00%) NoSQL
5 11 (14.67%) Apache Cassandra
6 10 (13.33%) Pentaho
7 9 (12.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 8 (10.67%) BusinessObjects
8 8 (10.67%) Crystal Reports
8 8 (10.67%) DB2
8 8 (10.67%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 8 (10.67%) SQL Server
9 7 (9.33%) Data Mining
10 6 (8.00%) Big Data
11 5 (6.67%) Relational Database
12 4 (5.33%) Hadoop
12 4 (5.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 2 (2.67%) RDBMS
13 2 (2.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 15 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 13 (17.33%) JUnit
3 11 (14.67%) Selenium
4 10 (13.33%) Git (software)
5 7 (9.33%) Cucumber
5 7 (9.33%) Hudson
5 7 (9.33%) JBehave
5 7 (9.33%) RSpec
5 7 (9.33%) WATIR
6 6 (8.00%) Maven
7 5 (6.67%) DbUnit
7 5 (6.67%) jMock
7 5 (6.67%) Karma Test Runner
7 5 (6.67%) Mockito
8 4 (5.33%) CruiseControl
8 4 (5.33%) JSUnit
8 4 (5.33%) Mocha
8 4 (5.33%) PhpStorm
8 4 (5.33%) PHPUnit
8 4 (5.33%) Subversion
General
1 15 (20.00%) Publishing
2 7 (9.33%) Back Office
2 7 (9.33%) Billing
3 5 (6.67%) Games
4 4 (5.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 43 (57.33%) Developer
2 18 (24.00%) PHP Developer
3 16 (21.33%) Full Stack Developer
4 14 (18.67%) Ruby on Rails Developer
5 10 (13.33%) Java Developer
6 9 (12.00%) Java Engineer
6 9 (12.00%) JavaScript Developer
6 9 (12.00%) Senior Developer
6 9 (12.00%) Software Engineer
7 8 (10.67%) Senior Java Engineer
7 8 (10.67%) Senior Software Engineer
7 8 (10.67%) Software Developer
8 7 (9.33%) Python Software Engineer
9 5 (6.67%) Agile Developer
9 5 (6.67%) Applications Developer
9 5 (6.67%) HTML CSS Developer
9 5 (6.67%) HTML Developer
9 5 (6.67%) Senior Java Developer
9 5 (6.67%) Web Applications Developer
9 5 (6.67%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (37.33%) CSS
1 28 (37.33%) HTML
2 22 (29.33%) Sass
3 19 (25.33%) Node.js
4 18 (24.00%) jQuery
5 17 (22.67%) XML
6 16 (21.33%) CSS3
6 16 (21.33%) HTML5
6 16 (21.33%) RESTful
6 16 (21.33%) Ruby on Rails
7 15 (20.00%) Ajax
7 15 (20.00%) Elastic Stack
7 15 (20.00%) JSON
7 15 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 12 (16.00%) JMS
9 11 (14.67%) React
10 10 (13.33%) .NET
10 10 (13.33%) AngularJS
11 9 (12.00%) Hibernate
11 9 (12.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.67%) User Experience
2 5 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (6.67%) Linux Command Line
3 4 (5.33%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.67%) Algorithms
4 2 (2.67%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.67%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.33%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.33%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.33%) Smart Energy
5 1 (1.33%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 33 (44.00%) Linux
2 15 (20.00%) Ubuntu
3 5 (6.67%) Unix
4 1 (1.33%) Android
4 1 (1.33%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.33%) CentOS
4 1 (1.33%) Debian
4 1 (1.33%) Fedora
4 1 (1.33%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.33%) openSUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (33.33%) TDD
3 24 (32.00%) Continuous Integration
4 22 (29.33%) Microservices
4 22 (29.33%) Software Engineering
5 21 (28.00%) Scrum
6 19 (25.33%) Unit Testing
7 18 (24.00%) SOA
8 17 (22.67%) Analytics
9 16 (21.33%) Continuous Delivery
10 15 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
10 15 (20.00%) Web Design
11 13 (17.33%) Front End Development
12 12 (16.00%) Business Intelligence
12 12 (16.00%) ETL
13 10 (13.33%) Web Development
14 8 (10.67%) User Stories
15 7 (9.33%) Mentoring
15 7 (9.33%) Single Customer View
15 7 (9.33%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 40 (53.33%) JavaScript
2 31 (41.33%) PHP
3 27 (36.00%) Java
4 24 (32.00%) Ruby
4 24 (32.00%) SQL
5 12 (16.00%) Python
6 10 (13.33%) C#
7 4 (5.33%) VB.NET
8 2 (2.67%) ANSI SQL
9 1 (1.33%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.33%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 6 (8.00%) Degree
2 5 (6.67%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.67%) Data Quality
System Software
1 11 (14.67%) Docker
2 1 (1.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (1.33%) Graphite
Vendors
1 15 (20.00%) Google
2 14 (18.67%) Oracle
3 8 (10.67%) Cognos
4 7 (9.33%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (2.67%) Greenplum
6 1 (1.33%) New Relic
6 1 (1.33%) PagerDuty
6 1 (1.33%) VMware
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Colossus Associates
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum, Benefits Amazing !
Posted: 6 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Malvern, Worcestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
First Utility
Posted: 9 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
bet365
Salary: Competitive base salary + bonus
Posted: 25 days ago