Period
to 23 November 2017

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

PostgreSQL (Postgres)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 253 261 241
Rank change year-on-year +8 -20 +6
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 75 82 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.74% 0.71% 0.69%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.48% 2.66% 2.33%
Number of salaries quoted 51 68 69
West Midlands median annual salary £48,500 £40,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.25% -23.81% +50.00%
10th Percentile £27,500 £30,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £50,375 £78,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% +10.50%

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 3019 3088 3214
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 29.78% 26.90% 29.54%
Number of salaries quoted 2600 2581 2792
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.90% +2.67% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £23,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% 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 23 November 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 6 months to 23 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
Coventry +49 44 £50,000 +25.00% 3
Birmingham +30 15 £50,000 +17.65% 4
Warwickshire -22 9 £52,500 +16.67%
Staffordshire +2 2 £27,000 -28.00%
Shropshire -7 2 - -
Worcestershire -13 1 £37,500 +19.05%
Solihull - 1 £36,000 -
PostgreSQL
England

For the 6 months to 23 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for PostgreSQL.

1 60 (80.00%) MySQL
1 60 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (74.67%) Oracle
3 55 (73.33%) Docker
4 54 (72.00%) Java
5 53 (70.67%) Spring
6 51 (68.00%) JavaScript
7 47 (62.67%) Hibernate
8 44 (58.67%) Puppet
9 39 (52.00%) NoSQL
10 38 (50.67%) Ansible
11 37 (49.33%) Security Cleared
12 34 (45.33%) Scrum
13 29 (38.67%) HTML
14 27 (36.00%) AngularJS
15 26 (34.67%) Jenkins
15 26 (34.67%) PHP
16 25 (33.33%) REST
16 25 (33.33%) JIRA
16 25 (33.33%) Confluence
17 24 (32.00%) JPA
17 24 (32.00%) SDLC
17 24 (32.00%) SQL
17 24 (32.00%) Subversion
18 23 (30.67%) Maven
18 23 (30.67%) TeamCity
19 22 (29.33%) Kanban
20 21 (28.00%) Enterprise Software
21 19 (25.33%) Software Engineering
21 19 (25.33%) Collaborative Working

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 25 (33.33%) Confluence
2 16 (21.33%) JBoss
3 9 (12.00%) GlassFish
4 7 (9.33%) OpenStack
4 7 (9.33%) WebSphere
5 6 (8.00%) Jetty
5 6 (8.00%) Tomcat
6 4 (5.33%) Apache
7 3 (4.00%) Apache Spark
7 3 (4.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 3 (4.00%) WildFly
8 1 (1.33%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (1.33%) Oracle Application Server
8 1 (1.33%) SharePoint
8 1 (1.33%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 11 (14.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (9.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.00%) AMQP
1 6 (8.00%) Internet
2 2 (2.67%) IMAP
2 2 (2.67%) LDAP
2 2 (2.67%) OpenLDAP
2 2 (2.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.67%) Unified Communications
3 1 (1.33%) Firewall
3 1 (1.33%) FTP
3 1 (1.33%) Network Security
3 1 (1.33%) S/MIME
3 1 (1.33%) SMTP
3 1 (1.33%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (80.00%) MySQL
2 39 (52.00%) NoSQL
3 14 (18.67%) Apache Cassandra
4 12 (16.00%) MongoDB
5 11 (14.67%) SQL Server
6 10 (13.33%) Relational Database
7 7 (9.33%) DB2
7 7 (9.33%) MariaDB
8 6 (8.00%) QlikView
9 5 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 4 (5.33%) Big Data
10 4 (5.33%) Hadoop
10 4 (5.33%) Spotfire
11 1 (1.33%) Azure SQL Database
11 1 (1.33%) InfluxDB
11 1 (1.33%) Oracle Database
11 1 (1.33%) Oracle Database 12c
11 1 (1.33%) Riak
Development Applications
1 26 (34.67%) Jenkins
2 25 (33.33%) JIRA
3 24 (32.00%) Subversion
4 23 (30.67%) Maven
4 23 (30.67%) TeamCity
5 10 (13.33%) Git (software)
6 9 (12.00%) Hudson
6 9 (12.00%) JUnit
7 8 (10.67%) JBehave
8 7 (9.33%) Cucumber
9 2 (2.67%) Selenium
10 1 (1.33%) JMeter
10 1 (1.33%) Oracle APEX
10 1 (1.33%) SoapUI
10 1 (1.33%) WebDriver
General
1 11 (14.67%) Retail
2 9 (12.00%) Finance
3 6 (8.00%) Billing
4 5 (6.67%) Marketing
5 1 (1.33%) Advertising
5 1 (1.33%) Local Government
5 1 (1.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 50 (66.67%) Developer
2 29 (38.67%) Java Developer
3 13 (17.33%) Lead Developer
3 13 (17.33%) Senior Developer
4 12 (16.00%) Software Engineer
5 10 (13.33%) Junior
6 9 (12.00%) Junior Developer
6 9 (12.00%) Software Developer
7 7 (9.33%) Graduate
7 7 (9.33%) Graduate Developer
7 7 (9.33%) Lead Java Developer
7 7 (9.33%) Scrum Master
8 6 (8.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 6 (8.00%) Junior Java Developer
8 6 (8.00%) Principal Engineer
8 6 (8.00%) Principal Software Engineer
8 6 (8.00%) Senior Java Developer
9 5 (6.67%) Java Scrum Master
9 5 (6.67%) Java Team Leader
9 5 (6.67%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (70.67%) Spring
2 47 (62.67%) Hibernate
3 29 (38.67%) HTML
4 27 (36.00%) AngularJS
5 25 (33.33%) REST
6 24 (32.00%) JPA
7 17 (22.67%) RESTful
8 16 (21.33%) SOAP
9 15 (20.00%) Spring MVC
10 14 (18.67%) JMS
11 11 (14.67%) Node.js
12 10 (13.33%) J2EE
12 10 (13.33%) Java EE
13 9 (12.00%) JAX-RS
13 9 (12.00%) RESTEasy
13 9 (12.00%) Spring Boot
14 8 (10.67%) HornetQ
15 6 (8.00%) Kafka
15 6 (8.00%) MSMQ
16 5 (6.67%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 21 (28.00%) Enterprise Software
2 11 (14.67%) Smart Meter
3 4 (5.33%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.00%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.67%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.33%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (1.33%) Replication
6 1 (1.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 12 (16.00%) Linux
2 3 (4.00%) Android
2 3 (4.00%) Apple iOS
2 3 (4.00%) CentOS
2 3 (4.00%) Unix
3 1 (1.33%) AIX
3 1 (1.33%) Debian
3 1 (1.33%) Solaris
3 1 (1.33%) SUSE
3 1 (1.33%) Windows
3 1 (1.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (45.33%) Scrum
3 24 (32.00%) SDLC
4 22 (29.33%) Kanban
5 19 (25.33%) Collaborative Working
5 19 (25.33%) Software Engineering
6 18 (24.00%) Continuous Integration
6 18 (24.00%) MVC
7 15 (20.00%) TDD
8 14 (18.67%) Coaching
8 14 (18.67%) Dependency Injection
9 13 (17.33%) Microservices
10 11 (14.67%) Continuous Delivery
11 10 (13.33%) Unit Testing
12 9 (12.00%) Mentoring
12 9 (12.00%) Visualisation
13 7 (9.33%) BDD
13 7 (9.33%) Configuration Management
13 7 (9.33%) RUP
13 7 (9.33%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 54 (72.00%) Java
2 51 (68.00%) JavaScript
3 26 (34.67%) PHP
4 24 (32.00%) SQL
5 15 (20.00%) Scala
6 13 (17.33%) Python
7 7 (9.33%) Ruby
7 7 (9.33%) Shell Script
8 6 (8.00%) Clojure
9 5 (6.67%) Groovy
10 3 (4.00%) PL/SQL
11 2 (2.67%) Bash Shell
12 1 (1.33%) C#
12 1 (1.33%) Perl
12 1 (1.33%) PHP 5
12 1 (1.33%) PowerShell
12 1 (1.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 37 (49.33%) Security Cleared
2 9 (12.00%) SC Cleared
3 8 (10.67%) OCP
3 8 (10.67%) Oracle Certification
4 4 (5.33%) Degree
5 1 (1.33%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.33%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.33%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 55 (73.33%) Docker
2 2 (2.67%) iptables
2 2 (2.67%) Sendmail
3 1 (1.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.33%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (1.33%) Postfix
3 1 (1.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 44 (58.67%) Puppet
2 38 (50.67%) Ansible
3 15 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
4 11 (14.67%) Marathon
5 8 (10.67%) Kubernetes
5 8 (10.67%) Terraform
6 1 (1.33%) Consul
6 1 (1.33%) Data Guard
6 1 (1.33%) Grafana
6 1 (1.33%) Nagios
6 1 (1.33%) Netcool
6 1 (1.33%) Netcool/OMNIbus
6 1 (1.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (1.33%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (1.33%) Packer
6 1 (1.33%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 1 (1.33%) SELinux
Vendors
1 56 (74.67%) Oracle
2 7 (9.33%) IBM
3 6 (8.00%) Zoomdata
4 4 (5.33%) Greenplum
4 4 (5.33%) TIBCO
5 3 (4.00%) Microsoft
6 2 (2.67%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.33%) Atlassian
7 1 (1.33%) Cisco
7 1 (1.33%) Proofpoint
7 1 (1.33%) ServiceNow
7 1 (1.33%) VMware