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 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PostgreSQL (Postgres)
England / West Midlands
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 204 181 179
Rank change year-on-year -23 -2  
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 27 64 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.52% 1.05% 0.78%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.71% 4.01% 2.51%
Number of salaries quoted 22 37 44
Median salary £48,500 £57,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.65% +21.05%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £29,900 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £59,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

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 1579 1595 1790
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 30.46% 26.19% 31.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1385 1319 1560
Median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.75% +2.56%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

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 26 June 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 26 June 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
Warwickshire -25 11 £50,000 -16.66% 1
Shropshire +12 5 £45,000 - 1
Worcestershire +2 4 £40,000 +26.98%
Coventry -2 4 £40,000 +45.45% 4
Staffordshire +13 1 £40,000 -11.11% 2
PostgreSQL
England

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 46 (74.19%) MySQL
2 39 (62.90%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (59.68%) Java
4 34 (54.84%) Scrum
5 33 (53.23%) TDD
6 32 (51.61%) SQL
7 25 (40.32%) Continuous Integration
8 24 (38.71%) Microservices
8 24 (38.71%) Spring
8 24 (38.71%) Oracle
9 23 (37.10%) JUnit
9 23 (37.10%) JavaScript
9 23 (37.10%) Software Engineering
9 23 (37.10%) Hibernate
9 23 (37.10%) RESTful
10 22 (35.48%) JMS
11 21 (33.87%) Ruby
12 20 (32.26%) SOA
12 20 (32.26%) Unit Testing
12 20 (32.26%) Jenkins
13 19 (30.65%) Linux
13 19 (30.65%) JBoss
13 19 (30.65%) Continuous Delivery
14 18 (29.03%) Java EE
15 17 (27.42%) GlassFish
15 17 (27.42%) JBehave
15 17 (27.42%) Dependency Injection
15 17 (27.42%) Functional Testing
15 17 (27.42%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 17 (27.42%) JAX-RS

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 19 (30.65%) JBoss
2 17 (27.42%) GlassFish
2 17 (27.42%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 17 (27.42%) WildFly
3 7 (11.29%) Tomcat
4 5 (8.06%) SharePoint
5 4 (6.45%) Apache
6 3 (4.84%) Apache Spark
7 1 (1.61%) Liferay
7 1 (1.61%) MS Exchange
7 1 (1.61%) nginx
7 1 (1.61%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (12.90%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (9.68%) Heroku
3 5 (8.06%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 5 (8.06%) Google Cloud Platform
3 5 (8.06%) Google Compute Engine
4 2 (3.23%) GitHub
5 1 (1.61%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.84%) FTP
1 3 (4.84%) Network Security
1 3 (4.84%) SSH
2 1 (1.61%) DHCP
2 1 (1.61%) DNS
2 1 (1.61%) Internet
2 1 (1.61%) Intranet
2 1 (1.61%) LAN
2 1 (1.61%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.61%) VPN
2 1 (1.61%) WAN
2 1 (1.61%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (74.19%) MySQL
2 17 (27.42%) MongoDB
3 10 (16.13%) Relational Database
3 10 (16.13%) SQL Server
4 8 (12.90%) Big Data
4 8 (12.90%) NoSQL
5 7 (11.29%) RDBMS
6 6 (9.68%) Apache Cassandra
6 6 (9.68%) DB2
6 6 (9.68%) Hadoop
6 6 (9.68%) Redis
7 4 (6.45%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 3 (4.84%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (4.84%) Pentaho
9 2 (3.23%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (3.23%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (3.23%) Data Mining
9 2 (3.23%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
10 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 23 (37.10%) JUnit
2 20 (32.26%) Jenkins
3 17 (27.42%) Hudson
3 17 (27.42%) JBehave
4 16 (25.81%) Selenium
5 15 (24.19%) Cucumber
6 14 (22.58%) RSpec
6 14 (22.58%) WATIR
7 6 (9.68%) Maven
8 5 (8.06%) DbUnit
8 5 (8.06%) jMock
8 5 (8.06%) Mockito
9 3 (4.84%) Git (software)
9 3 (4.84%) Grunt
9 3 (4.84%) gulp
10 2 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
11 1 (1.61%) Firebug
11 1 (1.61%) Moq
11 1 (1.61%) ReSharper
11 1 (1.61%) SonarQube
General
1 14 (22.58%) Billing
2 5 (8.06%) Publishing
3 2 (3.23%) Back Office
3 2 (3.23%) Games
4 1 (1.61%) Advertising
4 1 (1.61%) Finance
4 1 (1.61%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 30 (48.39%) Developer
2 15 (24.19%) Java Engineer
2 15 (24.19%) Senior Java Engineer
3 12 (19.35%) Senior Developer
4 8 (12.90%) Java Developer
5 7 (11.29%) JavaScript Developer
5 7 (11.29%) PHP Developer
6 6 (9.68%) .NET Developer
6 6 (9.68%) Agile Developer
6 6 (9.68%) Senior Software Engineer
6 6 (9.68%) Software Engineer
7 5 (8.06%) Full Stack Developer
7 5 (8.06%) Ruby on Rails Developer
7 5 (8.06%) Software Developer
7 5 (8.06%) SQL Developer
8 4 (6.45%) Agile .NET Developer
8 4 (6.45%) Architect
8 4 (6.45%) Cloud Developer
8 4 (6.45%) Java Architect
8 4 (6.45%) Java Software Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (38.71%) Spring
2 23 (37.10%) Hibernate
2 23 (37.10%) RESTful
3 22 (35.48%) JMS
4 18 (29.03%) Java EE
5 17 (27.42%) HornetQ
5 17 (27.42%) JAX-RS
5 17 (27.42%) RESTEasy
6 16 (25.81%) HTML
7 11 (17.74%) CSS
8 10 (16.13%) Node.js
9 9 (14.52%) XML
10 8 (12.90%) .NET
10 8 (12.90%) Sass
11 6 (9.68%) ASP.NET
11 6 (9.68%) ASP.NET MVC
11 6 (9.68%) JPA
11 6 (9.68%) jQuery
11 6 (9.68%) React
12 5 (8.06%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.06%) Enterprise Software
1 5 (8.06%) Linux Command Line
1 5 (8.06%) Replication
2 4 (6.45%) User Experience
3 3 (4.84%) Algorithms
3 3 (4.84%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.84%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.23%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.61%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.61%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.61%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 19 (30.65%) Linux
2 5 (8.06%) Ubuntu
2 5 (8.06%) Unix
3 4 (6.45%) CentOS
4 3 (4.84%) Android
4 3 (4.84%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.61%) Debian
5 1 (1.61%) Fedora
5 1 (1.61%) openSUSE
5 1 (1.61%) Windows
5 1 (1.61%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.61%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.61%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (62.90%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (54.84%) Scrum
3 33 (53.23%) TDD
4 25 (40.32%) Continuous Integration
5 24 (38.71%) Microservices
6 23 (37.10%) Software Engineering
7 20 (32.26%) SOA
7 20 (32.26%) Unit Testing
8 19 (30.65%) Continuous Delivery
9 17 (27.42%) Dependency Injection
9 17 (27.42%) DSDM
9 17 (27.42%) Functional Testing
9 17 (27.42%) Software Delivery
10 14 (22.58%) Single Customer View
10 14 (22.58%) Workflow
11 13 (20.97%) Analytics
12 10 (16.13%) Kanban
13 8 (12.90%) Front End Development
14 6 (9.68%) MVC
14 6 (9.68%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 37 (59.68%) Java
2 32 (51.61%) SQL
3 23 (37.10%) JavaScript
4 21 (33.87%) Ruby
5 11 (17.74%) PHP
6 9 (14.52%) C#
7 6 (9.68%) Python
8 4 (6.45%) Scala
9 3 (4.84%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.61%) ANSI SQL
10 1 (1.61%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.61%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (9.68%) Degree
2 3 (4.84%) RHCE
3 2 (3.23%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (3.23%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.23%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.23%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.23%) Data Quality
System Software
1 9 (14.52%) Docker
2 5 (8.06%) Microsoft App-V
3 3 (4.84%) iptables
3 3 (4.84%) Postfix
4 1 (1.61%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.61%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.61%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (4.84%) Nagios
1 3 (4.84%) Puppet
1 3 (4.84%) Red Hat Spacewalk
1 3 (4.84%) SELinux
Vendors
1 24 (38.71%) Oracle
2 6 (9.68%) Microsoft
3 5 (8.06%) Google
4 3 (4.84%) Red Hat
5 2 (3.23%) Cognos
5 2 (3.23%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (3.23%) Sun
6 1 (1.61%) Greenplum
6 1 (1.61%) VMware
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