Period
to 20 January 2019

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 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PostgreSQL (Postgres)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 180 213 244
Rank change year-on-year +33 +31 -69
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 98 97 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.28% 0.99% 0.80%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.17% 3.47% 2.92%
Number of salaries quoted 77 48 84
West Midlands median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +12.50% -23.81%
10th Percentile £29,850 £26,250 £33,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £53,875
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%

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 1,896 2,793 2,873
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 24.72% 28.63% 27.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1,507 2,328 2,423
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £25,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,250 £60,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +2.70%

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 January 2019.

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 January 2019. 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 +10 55 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Birmingham +6 21 £55,000 +25.71% 13
Staffordshire +35 11 £33,900 +25.56% 2
Warwickshire +32 8 - - 1
Solihull +8 1 £42,500 +18.06%
Worcestershire -7 1 - - 2
PostgreSQL
England

For the 6 months to 20 January 2019, 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 66 (67.35%) SQL
2 56 (57.14%) MySQL
2 56 (57.14%) Linux
3 50 (51.02%) Amazon AWS
4 48 (48.98%) NoSQL
5 42 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
6 41 (41.84%) JavaScript
7 39 (39.80%) Java
8 38 (38.78%) DB2
9 35 (35.71%) Python
9 35 (35.71%) MongoDB
10 33 (33.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 33 (33.67%) Enterprise Software
11 31 (31.63%) Amazon RDS
12 26 (26.53%) Business Intelligence
13 25 (25.51%) HTML
14 24 (24.49%) PHP
14 24 (24.49%) CSS
14 24 (24.49%) Ansible
15 23 (23.47%) Puppet
16 22 (22.45%) TDD
16 22 (22.45%) AWS CloudFormation
17 21 (21.43%) Degree
17 21 (21.43%) Docker
17 21 (21.43%) DevOps
17 21 (21.43%) Performance Metrics
17 21 (21.43%) High Availability
18 20 (20.41%) Computer Science
18 20 (20.41%) Continuous Integration
19 19 (19.39%) Microservices

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 9 (9.18%) Apache
1 9 (9.18%) nginx
2 8 (8.16%) Tomcat
3 3 (3.06%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (2.04%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (2.04%) WildFly
5 1 (1.02%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.02%) Confluence
5 1 (1.02%) GeoServer
5 1 (1.02%) IIS
5 1 (1.02%) Mule
Applications
1 1 (1.02%) ArchiCAD
1 1 (1.02%) AutoCAD
1 1 (1.02%) MicroStation
1 1 (1.02%) Revit
Cloud Services
1 50 (51.02%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (22.45%) AWS CloudFormation
3 15 (15.31%) SaaS
4 14 (14.29%) Amazon EC2
4 14 (14.29%) Amazon S3
5 13 (13.27%) IaaS
5 13 (13.27%) PaaS
6 6 (6.12%) Amazon ELB
7 5 (5.10%) Amazon SQS
7 5 (5.10%) Route 53
7 5 (5.10%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 4 (4.08%) Microsoft Azure
9 2 (2.04%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (1.02%) AWS CloudTrail
10 1 (1.02%) CloudFront
10 1 (1.02%) Datadog
10 1 (1.02%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 11 (11.22%) DNS
2 9 (9.18%) Internet
3 2 (2.04%) Firewall
3 2 (2.04%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.02%) FTP
4 1 (1.02%) HTTP
4 1 (1.02%) SMTP
4 1 (1.02%) SSH
4 1 (1.02%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (57.14%) MySQL
2 48 (48.98%) NoSQL
3 38 (38.78%) DB2
4 35 (35.71%) MongoDB
5 33 (33.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 31 (31.63%) Amazon RDS
7 13 (13.27%) Apache Cassandra
7 13 (13.27%) Relational Database
8 12 (12.24%) SQL Server
9 4 (4.08%) GIS
9 4 (4.08%) RDBMS
10 3 (3.06%) Amazon Redshift
10 3 (3.06%) EDMS
10 3 (3.06%) HBase
10 3 (3.06%) Oracle Database
10 3 (3.06%) Oracle Database 10g
10 3 (3.06%) SQL Server 2005
10 3 (3.06%) SQL Server 2008
11 2 (2.04%) Pentaho
11 2 (2.04%) Redis
Development Applications
1 12 (12.24%) Git (software)
1 12 (12.24%) Selenium
2 10 (10.20%) Visual Studio
3 9 (9.18%) Cucumber
4 7 (7.14%) Moq
4 7 (7.14%) NUnit
4 7 (7.14%) ReSharper
5 6 (6.12%) CruiseControl
5 6 (6.12%) SoapUI
6 5 (5.10%) JUnit
7 4 (4.08%) JMeter
8 3 (3.06%) Concordion
8 3 (3.06%) FitNesse
8 3 (3.06%) Gatling
8 3 (3.06%) JBehave
8 3 (3.06%) Jenkins
9 2 (2.04%) IntelliJ
9 2 (2.04%) Maven
10 1 (1.02%) PHPUnit
10 1 (1.02%) WebDriver
General
1 16 (16.33%) Finance
2 7 (7.14%) Automotive
3 4 (4.08%) Retail
4 1 (1.02%) Games
4 1 (1.02%) Marketing
4 1 (1.02%) Publishing
4 1 (1.02%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 38 (38.78%) Developer
2 24 (24.49%) DBA
3 22 (22.45%) Architect
4 21 (21.43%) Database Architect
5 20 (20.41%) Administrator
6 14 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
7 12 (12.24%) SQL Developer
8 11 (11.22%) Java Developer
8 11 (11.22%) Senior Developer
9 9 (9.18%) Applications Engineer
9 9 (9.18%) Applications Support
9 9 (9.18%) Applications Support Engineer
9 9 (9.18%) HTML Developer
9 9 (9.18%) JavaScript Developer
9 9 (9.18%) Support Engineer
10 8 (8.16%) HTML CSS Developer
10 8 (8.16%) PostgreSQL Developer
10 8 (8.16%) Python Developer
11 7 (7.14%) AWS DevOps
11 7 (7.14%) AWS DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (25.51%) HTML
2 24 (24.49%) CSS
3 13 (13.27%) .NET
3 13 (13.27%) AngularJS
4 12 (12.24%) RESTful
5 10 (10.20%) ASP.NET
5 10 (10.20%) Spring
6 9 (9.18%) Java EE
6 9 (9.18%) jQuery
6 9 (9.18%) Node.js
6 9 (9.18%) React
7 8 (8.16%) Elastic Stack
8 7 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
8 7 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web API
8 7 (7.14%) Kafka
8 7 (7.14%) REST
8 7 (7.14%) WCF
9 6 (6.12%) LEMP Stack
10 5 (5.10%) LAMP
10 5 (5.10%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 33 (33.67%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (8.16%) Fintech
3 5 (5.10%) Data Structures
3 5 (5.10%) Self-Motivation
4 3 (3.06%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.06%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (3.06%) Smart Meter
5 2 (2.04%) User Experience
6 1 (1.02%) Cloud Native
6 1 (1.02%) Internet of Things
6 1 (1.02%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (1.02%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 56 (57.14%) Linux
2 16 (16.33%) Unix
3 2 (2.04%) Ubuntu
3 2 (2.04%) Windows
4 1 (1.02%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (26.53%) Business Intelligence
3 22 (22.45%) TDD
4 21 (21.43%) DevOps
4 21 (21.43%) High Availability
4 21 (21.43%) Performance Metrics
5 20 (20.41%) Computer Science
5 20 (20.41%) Continuous Integration
6 19 (19.39%) Microservices
6 19 (19.39%) Problem-Solving
7 17 (17.35%) Mathematics
8 15 (15.31%) Open Source
9 14 (14.29%) Customer Engagement
9 14 (14.29%) Software Engineering
10 13 (13.27%) Scrum
11 12 (12.24%) SDLC
12 11 (11.22%) SOA
13 9 (9.18%) Configuration Management
13 9 (9.18%) Kanban
13 9 (9.18%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 66 (67.35%) SQL
2 41 (41.84%) JavaScript
3 39 (39.80%) Java
4 35 (35.71%) Python
5 24 (24.49%) PHP
6 16 (16.33%) Bash Shell
7 12 (12.24%) C#
8 8 (8.16%) Ruby
9 6 (6.12%) PL/SQL
10 5 (5.10%) Groovy
10 5 (5.10%) Java 8
10 5 (5.10%) Scala
11 4 (4.08%) Go
11 4 (4.08%) Shell Script
12 1 (1.02%) C++
12 1 (1.02%) ES6
12 1 (1.02%) PowerShell
12 1 (1.02%) R
Qualifications
1 21 (21.43%) Degree
2 7 (7.14%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (6.12%) Master's Degree
4 3 (3.06%) SC Cleared
4 3 (3.06%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.02%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (12.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (8.16%) QA
System Software
1 21 (21.43%) Docker
2 2 (2.04%) HDFS
3 1 (1.02%) iptables
3 1 (1.02%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 24 (24.49%) Ansible
2 23 (23.47%) Puppet
3 19 (19.39%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (3.06%) Marathon
4 3 (3.06%) Terraform
5 2 (2.04%) Kubernetes
5 2 (2.04%) Packer
6 1 (1.02%) Nagios
6 1 (1.02%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 1 (1.02%) SELinux
Vendors
1 14 (14.29%) Oracle
2 2 (2.04%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.04%) Red Hat
3 1 (1.02%) AppDynamics
3 1 (1.02%) New Relic