The table below looks at the statistics for PostgreSQL skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PostgreSQL over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 310 319 376
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +57
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 1006 996 720
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.91% 0.87% 0.68%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.00% 2.81% 2.14%
Number of salaries quoted 834 827 626
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £31,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
33586 35490 33635
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 30.34% 30.89% 31.66%
Number of salaries quoted 28394 29920 29005
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

PostgreSQL
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PostgreSQL within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

PostgreSQL Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

PostgreSQL
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PostgreSQL within the UK.

PostgreSQL Salary Trend in the UK

PostgreSQL
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PostgreSQL over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 within the UK.

PostgreSQL Salary Histogram in the UK

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PostgreSQL within the UK over the 3 months to 31 August 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +8 945 £52,500 +16.66% 118
London +21 485 £60,000 +20.00% 54
South East +28 188 £47,500 +11.76% 19
City of London +48 102 £52,500 +5.00% 13
East of England +16 74 £50,000 +31.57% 3
North West -9 56 £38,000 -5.00% 14
Yorkshire -3 53 £55,000 +37.50% 14
Berkshire +32 51 £50,000 +25.00% 2
Scotland +16 47 £34,000 -5.55% 6
Leeds +14 43 £60,000 +9.09% 8
West Yorkshire +6 43 £60,000 +9.09% 10
Brighton -12 39 £42,500 - 2
East Sussex -16 39 £42,500 - 3
Hampshire +52 37 £50,000 +11.11% 6
South West -31 37 £40,000 +6.66% 8
Edinburgh +26 32 £35,000 -2.77% 3
Reading +7 32 £50,000 +25.00%
Cambridge +7 30 £43,900 +16.29% 2
Cambridgeshire +2 30 £43,900 +16.29% 2
Surrey +15 29 £34,500 -13.75% 3
Manchester -8 29 £40,500 +1.25% 4
Hertfordshire +5 25 £55,000 +4.76% 1
West Midlands -39 23 £52,500 +50.00% 4
Guildford +14 21 £34,500 -21.14% 3
East Midlands +11 21 £38,750 +19.23% 1
Warwickshire -1 19 £60,000 +84.61% 3
Cheshire +6 18 £38,750 +6.89% 8
Warwick 0 18 £58,750 +67.85% 3
Buckinghamshire -4 16 £52,500 +16.66% 2
Bristol -18 16 £37,500 -21.05% 7

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing PostgreSQL also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited PostgreSQL.

1 1047 (49.11%) MySQL
2 1012 (47.47%) Linux
3 918 (43.06%) Java
4 871 (40.85%) Agile Software Development
5 853 (40.01%) Python
6 844 (39.59%) JavaScript
7 810 (37.99%) SQL
8 722 (33.86%) HTML
9 665 (31.19%) CSS
10 594 (27.86%) Git (software)
11 576 (27.02%) Oracle
12 532 (24.95%) Ruby
13 486 (22.80%) Apache
14 458 (21.48%) PHP
15 455 (21.34%) jQuery
16 420 (19.70%) SQL Server
17 414 (19.42%) Amazon AWS
18 409 (19.18%) MongoDB
18 409 (19.18%) TDD
19 393 (18.43%) Open Source
20 366 (17.17%) Tomcat
21 361 (16.93%) Degree
22 345 (16.18%) Perl
23 339 (15.90%) Jenkins
24 335 (15.71%) Puppet
25 333 (15.62%) Continuous Integration
26 320 (15.01%) DevOps
27 319 (14.96%) Spring
28 317 (14.87%) Relational Database
29 307 (14.40%) Web Services

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing PostgreSQL also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited PostgreSQL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 486 (22.80%) Apache
2 366 (17.17%) Tomcat
3 190 (8.91%) Node.js
4 182 (8.54%) nginx
5 142 (6.66%) Elasticsearch
6 139 (6.52%) JBoss
7 70 (3.28%) Apache Pig
8 60 (2.81%) Apache Solr
9 56 (2.63%) Confluence
9 56 (2.63%) Apache Spark
10 50 (2.35%) CMS
11 48 (2.25%) OpenStack
12 41 (1.92%) GlassFish
12 41 (1.92%) Jetty
13 40 (1.88%) IIS
13 40 (1.88%) WordPress
14 38 (1.78%) Drupal
15 26 (1.22%) MediaWiki
16 23 (1.08%) Oracle HTTP Server
17 21 (0.98%) SharePoint
Applications
1 57 (2.67%) MS Excel
2 17 (0.80%) MS Office
3 12 (0.56%) Photoshop
4 5 (0.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (0.094%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.047%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.047%) PowerPivot
6 1 (0.047%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.047%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 28 (1.31%) Magento
2 11 (0.52%) Odoo
3 4 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.094%) SAP SRM
5 1 (0.047%) Adobe Campaign
5 1 (0.047%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 414 (19.42%) Amazon AWS
2 69 (3.24%) Google Cloud Platform
3 68 (3.19%) Amazon EC2
4 56 (2.63%) GitHub
5 54 (2.53%) Amazon S3
6 50 (2.35%) SaaS
7 48 (2.25%) Amazon EMR
8 44 (2.06%) Microsoft Azure
8 44 (2.06%) Heroku
9 35 (1.64%) IaaS
10 34 (1.59%) Cloud Computing
11 25 (1.17%) AWS CloudFormation
12 24 (1.13%) Sumo Logic
13 15 (0.70%) CloudFront
14 14 (0.66%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 13 (0.61%) Google Analytics
16 11 (0.52%) Amazon ElastiCache
17 9 (0.42%) Google App Engine
18 6 (0.28%) Amazon SQS
19 5 (0.23%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 162 (7.60%) HTTP
2 138 (6.47%) Internet
3 135 (6.33%) DNS
4 70 (3.28%) Firewall
5 66 (3.10%) TCP/IP
6 60 (2.81%) LDAP
7 57 (2.67%) VPN
8 55 (2.58%) SMTP
9 43 (2.02%) LAN
10 38 (1.78%) WAN
10 38 (1.78%) Network Security
11 36 (1.69%) SAN
11 36 (1.69%) BGP
12 35 (1.64%) DHCP
13 33 (1.55%) SSH
14 32 (1.50%) OSPF
15 29 (1.36%) IPv6
16 28 (1.31%) IPsec
17 25 (1.17%) FTP
18 24 (1.13%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1047 (49.11%) MySQL
2 420 (19.70%) SQL Server
3 409 (19.18%) MongoDB
4 317 (14.87%) Relational Database
5 273 (12.80%) NoSQL
6 240 (11.26%) Hadoop
7 211 (9.90%) Redis
8 172 (8.07%) Big Data
9 132 (6.19%) Apache Cassandra
10 111 (5.21%) RDBMS
11 94 (4.41%) Apache Hive
12 83 (3.89%) Oracle Database
13 79 (3.71%) Data Warehouse
14 68 (3.19%) Mahout
15 64 (3.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 63 (2.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 52 (2.44%) DB2
17 52 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
18 50 (2.35%) Amazon Redshift
18 50 (2.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 594 (27.86%) Git (software)
2 339 (15.90%) Jenkins
3 224 (10.51%) Subversion
4 179 (8.40%) Maven
5 141 (6.61%) JUnit
6 117 (5.49%) JIRA
7 92 (4.32%) Eclipse
8 69 (3.24%) Mockito
9 68 (3.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 67 (3.14%) Grunt
11 66 (3.10%) Cucumber
12 57 (2.67%) RSpec
13 52 (2.44%) TestNG
14 47 (2.20%) Selenium
14 47 (2.20%) Hudson
15 44 (2.06%) Mercurial
16 40 (1.88%) WebDriver
17 39 (1.83%) Yeoman
18 37 (1.74%) Karma Test Runner
19 34 (1.59%) gulp
General
1 277 (12.99%) Finance
2 123 (5.77%) Retail
3 116 (5.44%) Games
4 113 (5.30%) Telecoms
5 71 (3.33%) Banking
6 58 (2.72%) Marketing
7 48 (2.25%) Billing
8 26 (1.22%) Manufacturing
8 26 (1.22%) Advertising
9 20 (0.94%) Publishing
10 18 (0.84%) Legal
11 17 (0.80%) Electronics
12 14 (0.66%) Online Betting
13 12 (0.56%) Law
14 11 (0.52%) Multimedia
15 10 (0.47%) Automotive
16 7 (0.33%) Financial Institution
17 4 (0.19%) Front Office
17 4 (0.19%) Back Office
17 4 (0.19%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1176 (55.16%) Developer
2 302 (14.17%) Java Developer
3 189 (8.86%) Administrator
4 184 (8.63%) Python Developer
5 183 (8.58%) Senior Developer
6 125 (5.86%) Software Engineer
7 124 (5.82%) Systems Administrator
8 118 (5.53%) DevOps Engineer
9 113 (5.30%) Django Developer
10 109 (5.11%) DBA
11 105 (4.92%) Web Developer
12 101 (4.74%) Python/Django Developer
13 92 (4.32%) PHP Developer
14 88 (4.13%) Software Developer
15 83 (3.89%) Linux Administrator
16 75 (3.52%) Linux Systems Administrator
17 71 (3.33%) Consultant
18 67 (3.14%) Architect
19 60 (2.81%) Senior Java Developer
20 55 (2.58%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 722 (33.86%) HTML
2 665 (31.19%) CSS
3 455 (21.34%) jQuery
4 319 (14.96%) Spring
5 307 (14.40%) Web Services
6 294 (13.79%) Django
7 274 (12.85%) XML
8 264 (12.38%) HTML5
9 255 (11.96%) Hibernate
10 228 (10.69%) AngularJS
11 197 (9.24%) Ruby on Rails
12 188 (8.82%) CSS3
13 185 (8.68%) RESTful
14 180 (8.44%) REST
15 169 (7.93%) .NET
16 153 (7.18%) J2EE
17 148 (6.94%) JSON
18 147 (6.89%) RabbitMQ
19 121 (5.68%) SOAP
20 112 (5.25%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 229 (10.74%) Computer Science
2 173 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
3 87 (4.08%) Visualisation
4 77 (3.61%) Replication
5 65 (3.05%) User Experience
6 59 (2.77%) Data Centre
7 46 (2.16%) Mobile App
8 42 (1.97%) Algorithms
9 41 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
9 41 (1.92%) Social Media
9 41 (1.92%) Clustering
10 39 (1.83%) Management Information System
11 36 (1.69%) Mathematics
12 32 (1.50%) Data Structures
13 29 (1.36%) Online Games
14 26 (1.22%) Social Network
14 26 (1.22%) Wiki
15 23 (1.08%) Blog
16 19 (0.89%) GIS
17 13 (0.61%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 1012 (47.47%) Linux
2 274 (12.85%) Windows
3 249 (11.68%) UNIX
4 128 (6.00%) Ubuntu
5 115 (5.39%) CentOS
6 97 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 85 (3.99%) Debian
8 80 (3.75%) Android
9 60 (2.81%) Apple iOS
10 43 (2.02%) CoreOS
11 39 (1.83%) Windows Server 2003
12 37 (1.74%) Windows Server 2012
13 33 (1.55%) Windows Server 2008
14 24 (1.13%) Mac OS X
15 20 (0.94%) Solaris
16 14 (0.66%) Windows 7
17 7 (0.33%) openSUSE
18 6 (0.28%) Windows Phone 7
18 6 (0.28%) Windows Phone
19 4 (0.19%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 871 (40.85%) Agile Software Development
2 409 (19.18%) TDD
3 393 (18.43%) Open Source
4 333 (15.62%) Continuous Integration
5 320 (15.01%) DevOps
6 283 (13.27%) Software Engineering
7 273 (12.80%) MVC
8 211 (9.90%) Scrum
9 189 (8.86%) BDD
10 183 (8.58%) Unit Testing
11 182 (8.54%) OO
12 175 (8.21%) Analytics
13 172 (8.07%) E-Commerce
14 170 (7.97%) Mentoring
15 151 (7.08%) Web Development
16 144 (6.75%) Configuration Management
17 134 (6.29%) Business Intelligence
18 109 (5.11%) SOA
19 81 (3.80%) ITIL
20 75 (3.52%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 918 (43.06%) Java
2 853 (40.01%) Python
3 844 (39.59%) JavaScript
4 810 (37.99%) SQL
5 532 (24.95%) Ruby
6 458 (21.48%) PHP
7 345 (16.18%) Perl
8 275 (12.90%) Bash Shell
9 224 (10.51%) C#
10 179 (8.40%) C++
11 142 (6.66%) Scala
12 98 (4.60%) Shell Script
13 96 (4.50%) Go
14 90 (4.22%) T-SQL
15 78 (3.66%) C
16 60 (2.81%) R
17 59 (2.77%) Clojure
18 57 (2.67%) PL/SQL
19 50 (2.35%) PowerShell
20 47 (2.20%) VBA
Qualifications
1 361 (16.93%) Degree
2 44 (2.06%) Security Cleared
3 29 (1.36%) RHCE
4 22 (1.03%) SC Cleared
5 18 (0.84%) PhD
6 12 (0.56%) RHCA
7 11 (0.52%) Oracle Certification
7 11 (0.52%) Cisco Certification
8 10 (0.47%) OCP
9 9 (0.42%) LPIC
10 5 (0.23%) Microsoft Certification
10 5 (0.23%) MCSE
11 4 (0.19%) MCSA
11 4 (0.19%) CCNA
11 4 (0.19%) ISEB
11 4 (0.19%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 3 (0.14%) RHCSA
12 3 (0.14%) ISTQB
12 3 (0.14%) CCNP
13 2 (0.094%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (2.63%) QA
2 10 (0.47%) PCI DSS
3 4 (0.19%) SLA
4 3 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.14%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.094%) PMBOK
6 1 (0.047%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.047%) 21 CFR Part 11
System Software
1 165 (7.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 134 (6.29%) Docker
3 102 (4.78%) Varnish
4 70 (3.28%) VirtualBox
5 41 (1.92%) KVM
6 38 (1.78%) HDFS
6 38 (1.78%) Postfix
7 35 (1.64%) Samba
8 34 (1.59%) iptables
9 24 (1.13%) XenServer
10 22 (1.03%) Xen
11 16 (0.75%) Active Directory
12 13 (0.61%) NFS
13 12 (0.56%) Oracle RAC
14 10 (0.47%) Hyper-V
15 8 (0.38%) vSphere
16 7 (0.33%) VMware ESXi
16 7 (0.33%) Oracle Clusterware
17 6 (0.28%) Snort
17 6 (0.28%) Squid
Systems Management
1 335 (15.71%) Puppet
2 230 (10.79%) Opscode Chef
3 175 (8.21%) Ansible
4 134 (6.29%) Nagios
5 133 (6.24%) Vagrant
6 81 (3.80%) Salt
7 61 (2.86%) ZABBIX
8 30 (1.41%) Kubernetes
9 29 (1.36%) HAProxy
10 25 (1.17%) Cacti
11 22 (1.03%) Kibana
12 21 (0.98%) Apache Shiro
13 17 (0.80%) Mesos
13 17 (0.80%) logstash
14 16 (0.75%) Data Guard
15 13 (0.61%) Graphite
16 10 (0.47%) Tivoli
17 8 (0.38%) Oracle RMAN
17 8 (0.38%) Zenoss
17 8 (0.38%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 576 (27.02%) Oracle
2 225 (10.55%) VMware
3 175 (8.21%) Red Hat
4 138 (6.47%) Google
5 128 (6.00%) Microsoft
6 59 (2.77%) Splunk
7 53 (2.49%) Zend
8 51 (2.39%) Rackspace
8 51 (2.39%) SaltStack
9 44 (2.06%) Sybase
10 38 (1.78%) New Relic
11 37 (1.74%) Cisco
12 29 (1.36%) Atlassian
12 29 (1.36%) Tableau
13 27 (1.27%) IBM
14 25 (1.17%) Citrix
14 25 (1.17%) NetApp
15 23 (1.08%) Twitter
15 23 (1.08%) Talend
16 22 (1.03%) EnterpriseDB
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 8 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Hull, North Humberside
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
The People Network
Salary: superb benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Austin Fraser Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Austin Fraser Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £55000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £35k - 50k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
East London
THE RACING POST
Salary: dependent on experience)
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
Connected IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
Connected IT
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
Connected IT
Salary: £25000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + excellent benefits + 27 days hol
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £50,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + 25 days holiday, Healthcare, etc
Posted: 3 days ago
Isle of Man
Pentasia Ltd
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 3 days ago