Period
to 20 May 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 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PostgreSQL (Postgres)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
20 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 208 236 126
Rank change year-on-year +28 -110 +103
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 94 80 270
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.00% 0.82% 2.26%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.83% 2.79% 8.21%
Number of salaries quoted 53 70 169
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -19.05% +16.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £33,750 £35,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £58,350 £62,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +14.29% - +10.53%

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 2,453 2,872 3,290
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 26.17% 29.51% 27.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1,978 2,485 2,754
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £58,750 £58,750
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 May 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 May 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 +28 54 £50,000 +17.65% 3
Birmingham -17 14 £45,000 +5.88% 10
Worcestershire +30 6 £42,500 -2.86% 1
Staffordshire -6 6 £37,500 -6.25% 4
Warwickshire +2 5 £27,500 -45.00% 3
Solihull - 4 £36,000 - 1
Herefordshire - 1 £35,000 -
PostgreSQL
England

For the 6 months to 20 May 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 65 (69.15%) JavaScript
2 60 (63.83%) Agile Software Development
3 59 (62.77%) Docker
4 52 (55.32%) NoSQL
5 50 (53.19%) Linux
6 49 (52.13%) MySQL
7 43 (45.74%) SQL
8 41 (43.62%) Java
9 38 (40.43%) Continuous Integration
9 38 (40.43%) Git (software)
10 37 (39.36%) RESTful
10 37 (39.36%) Node.js
10 37 (39.36%) Oracle
11 36 (38.30%) Spring
11 36 (38.30%) Scrum
11 36 (38.30%) Microservices
12 34 (36.17%) Software Engineering
13 33 (35.11%) TDD
13 33 (35.11%) HTML
14 32 (34.04%) Retail
14 32 (34.04%) Hibernate
15 30 (31.91%) Marathon
16 29 (30.85%) Python
16 29 (30.85%) Puppet
16 29 (30.85%) Test Automation
17 28 (29.79%) MongoDB
18 26 (27.66%) Mentoring
19 25 (26.60%) AngularJS
20 24 (25.53%) PHP
21 23 (24.47%) Unit Testing

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 17 (18.09%) Confluence
2 10 (10.64%) Apache
3 5 (5.32%) Apache Spark
3 5 (5.32%) JBoss
3 5 (5.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 5 (5.32%) WildFly
4 4 (4.26%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.06%) nginx
5 1 (1.06%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 13 (13.83%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (6.38%) SaaS
3 3 (3.19%) Heroku
4 1 (1.06%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (12.77%) Internet
2 3 (3.19%) DNS
2 3 (3.19%) HTTP
3 2 (2.13%) Firewall
3 2 (2.13%) FTP
3 2 (2.13%) Network Security
3 2 (2.13%) SMS
3 2 (2.13%) SSH
4 1 (1.06%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (55.32%) NoSQL
2 49 (52.13%) MySQL
3 28 (29.79%) MongoDB
4 16 (17.02%) Apache Cassandra
4 16 (17.02%) Data Mining
4 16 (17.02%) SQL Server
5 12 (12.77%) Relational Database
6 5 (5.32%) Big Data
6 5 (5.32%) Hadoop
7 4 (4.26%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 4 (4.26%) DB2
8 1 (1.06%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (1.06%) Amazon Redshift
8 1 (1.06%) Oracle Database
8 1 (1.06%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.06%) Riak
Development Applications
1 38 (40.43%) Git (software)
2 20 (21.28%) Maven
3 18 (19.15%) Subversion
4 17 (18.09%) Jenkins
4 17 (18.09%) JIRA
5 16 (17.02%) JBehave
5 16 (17.02%) JUnit
5 16 (17.02%) TeamCity
6 12 (12.77%) Cucumber
7 6 (6.38%) Mocha
8 5 (5.32%) Mockito
9 3 (3.19%) Oracle APEX
9 3 (3.19%) Selenium
10 2 (2.13%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 1 (1.06%) git-flow
11 1 (1.06%) JMeter
11 1 (1.06%) PHPUnit
11 1 (1.06%) SoapUI
11 1 (1.06%) WebDriver
General
1 32 (34.04%) Retail
2 16 (17.02%) Back Office
3 4 (4.26%) Marketing
4 3 (3.19%) Advertising
4 3 (3.19%) Finance
4 3 (3.19%) Legal
5 2 (2.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 49 (52.13%) Developer
2 19 (20.21%) Java Developer
2 19 (20.21%) Senior Developer
3 16 (17.02%) Python Engineer
4 11 (11.70%) Python Software Engineer
4 11 (11.70%) Senior Software Engineer
4 11 (11.70%) Software Engineer
5 9 (9.57%) Senior Java Developer
6 8 (8.51%) SQL Developer
7 6 (6.38%) Java Engineer
7 6 (6.38%) Node.js Developer
8 5 (5.32%) DBA
8 5 (5.32%) Linux Engineer
8 5 (5.32%) Senior Linux Engineer
9 4 (4.26%) Architect
9 4 (4.26%) Database Developer
10 3 (3.19%) Administrator
10 3 (3.19%) Applications Support
10 3 (3.19%) Lead Developer
10 3 (3.19%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (39.36%) Node.js
1 37 (39.36%) RESTful
2 36 (38.30%) Spring
3 33 (35.11%) HTML
4 32 (34.04%) Hibernate
5 25 (26.60%) AngularJS
6 20 (21.28%) React
7 19 (20.21%) Django
8 18 (19.15%) Flask
9 16 (17.02%) Natural Language Processing
10 15 (15.96%) JMS
11 12 (12.77%) .NET
12 11 (11.70%) ActiveMQ
12 11 (11.70%) HornetQ
12 11 (11.70%) Kafka
13 9 (9.57%) Java EE
14 7 (7.45%) REST
15 6 (6.38%) Angular 2
15 6 (6.38%) LAMP
16 5 (5.32%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 19 (20.21%) Linux Command Line
1 19 (20.21%) User Experience
2 18 (19.15%) Enterprise Software
3 11 (11.70%) Smart Meter
4 5 (5.32%) Mobile App
5 4 (4.26%) Computer Science
5 4 (4.26%) Graphic Design
5 4 (4.26%) Social Media
6 3 (3.19%) RIA
7 1 (1.06%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.06%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.06%) Clustering
7 1 (1.06%) CUDA
7 1 (1.06%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.06%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (1.06%) Replication
7 1 (1.06%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 50 (53.19%) Linux
2 11 (11.70%) Unix
3 7 (7.45%) CentOS
4 6 (6.38%) Windows
5 5 (5.32%) Android
5 5 (5.32%) Apple iOS
6 3 (3.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (2.13%) Debian
7 2 (2.13%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (63.83%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (40.43%) Continuous Integration
3 36 (38.30%) Microservices
3 36 (38.30%) Scrum
4 34 (36.17%) Software Engineering
5 33 (35.11%) TDD
6 29 (30.85%) Test Automation
7 26 (27.66%) Mentoring
8 23 (24.47%) Unit Testing
9 22 (23.40%) BDD
10 21 (22.34%) SOA
11 19 (20.21%) CRM
11 19 (20.21%) SDLC
12 18 (19.15%) Machine Learning
13 17 (18.09%) Artificial Intelligence
14 16 (17.02%) Software Testing
14 16 (17.02%) Speech Recognition
14 16 (17.02%) User Stories
15 15 (15.96%) Continuous Delivery
16 13 (13.83%) Collaborative Working
Programming Languages
1 65 (69.15%) JavaScript
2 43 (45.74%) SQL
3 41 (43.62%) Java
4 29 (30.85%) Python
5 24 (25.53%) PHP
6 16 (17.02%) Shell Script
7 12 (12.77%) Java 8
8 11 (11.70%) Groovy
8 11 (11.70%) Ruby
8 11 (11.70%) Scala
9 9 (9.57%) PowerShell
10 7 (7.45%) PL/SQL
11 6 (6.38%) TypeScript
12 5 (5.32%) Perl
13 3 (3.19%) Apex Code
14 2 (2.13%) Bash Shell
14 2 (2.13%) C
14 2 (2.13%) C#
14 2 (2.13%) T-SQL
14 2 (2.13%) VB
Qualifications
1 19 (20.21%) Security Cleared
2 10 (10.64%) Degree
3 5 (5.32%) RHCE
4 3 (3.19%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (3.19%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 3 (3.19%) Master's Degree
5 2 (2.13%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.06%) AAT
6 1 (1.06%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.06%) QA
System Software
1 59 (62.77%) Docker
2 7 (7.45%) iptables
3 3 (3.19%) Squid
4 2 (2.13%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.13%) Postfix
4 2 (2.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 30 (31.91%) Marathon
2 29 (30.85%) Puppet
3 16 (17.02%) Ansible
4 5 (5.32%) Nagios
4 5 (5.32%) SELinux
5 2 (2.13%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 2 (2.13%) Terraform
6 1 (1.06%) Failover Clustering
6 1 (1.06%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 37 (39.36%) Oracle
2 7 (7.45%) Red Hat
3 3 (3.19%) Rackspace
3 3 (3.19%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (2.13%) Cisco
4 2 (2.13%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.13%) VMware