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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 317 365 365
Rank change year-on-year
+48 0
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 954 742 791
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.84% 0.69% 0.69%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.79% 2.15% 2.19%
Number of salaries quoted 831 625 664
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £31,900 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £63,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-7.05% +13.33%

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
34211 34563 36061
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 30.07% 31.95% 31.37%
Number of salaries quoted 28830 29898 31701
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 21 October 2014 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 21 October 2014. 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 +43 902 £47,500 -5.00% 117
London +25 449 £50,000 -4.76% 54
South East +38 166 £42,000 -11.57% 23
South West +48 82 £37,500 -34.78% 6
East Sussex +36 82 £41,000 +2.50% 3
Brighton +34 82 £41,000 +2.50% 3
City of London +2 79 £50,000 - 17
East of England +11 58 £38,750 -8.82% 4
West Midlands -10 54 £35,000 -17.64% 4
North West -5 45 £40,000 -11.11% 10
Manchester -6 37 £40,000 - 5
Wiltshire +23 29 £35,000 -22.22% 2
Yorkshire -10 28 £36,250 -9.37% 8
Chippenham - 26 £35,000 - 1
Cambridge +14 25 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Cambridgeshire +13 25 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Warwickshire +9 25 £40,000 -11.11%
Scotland +2 23 £35,000 -14.62% 6
Hertfordshire -10 22 £55,000 +10.00% 2
Coventry - 22 £35,000 - 2
Surrey -6 19 £48,750 +35.41% 2
Glasgow +9 17 £35,000 -12.50% 3
Oxfordshire -1 17 £42,500 -15.00% 5
Berkshire -7 16 £39,750 -20.50% 2
Hampshire -21 16 £45,000 +28.57% 8
West Yorkshire -26 15 £49,325 +23.31% 4
Leeds -26 15 £49,325 +23.31% 4
Somerset - 15 £50,000 - 1
Bristol +8 13 £37,500 -34.78% 1
Bath - 13 £50,000 - 1

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 1144 (56.75%) MySQL
2 1090 (54.07%) Linux
3 793 (39.34%) Agile Software Development
4 756 (37.50%) Java
5 725 (35.96%) Python
6 660 (32.74%) SQL
7 652 (32.34%) JavaScript
8 594 (29.46%) Git (software)
9 559 (27.73%) HTML
10 522 (25.89%) Oracle
11 489 (24.26%) CSS
12 476 (23.61%) PHP
13 459 (22.77%) Ruby
14 452 (22.42%) Apache
15 442 (21.92%) jQuery
16 437 (21.68%) SQL Server
17 423 (20.98%) TDD
18 411 (20.39%) Open Source
19 398 (19.74%) Degree
20 393 (19.49%) Perl
21 365 (18.11%) MongoDB
22 344 (17.06%) Puppet
23 325 (16.12%) Windows
24 319 (15.82%) Relational Database
25 296 (14.68%) Computer Science
26 289 (14.34%) Scrum
27 288 (14.29%) Tomcat
28 286 (14.19%) NoSQL
29 278 (13.79%) Software Engineering
30 273 (13.54%) Web Services

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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
1 452 (22.42%) Apache
2 288 (14.29%) Tomcat
3 179 (8.88%) nginx
4 170 (8.43%) Node.js
5 114 (5.65%) JBoss
6 100 (4.96%) Apache Solr
7 83 (4.12%) IIS
8 59 (2.93%) OpenStack
9 58 (2.88%) Elasticsearch
10 52 (2.58%) WordPress
11 42 (2.08%) CMS
12 40 (1.98%) Drupal
13 39 (1.93%) Apache Spark
14 32 (1.59%) Jetty
15 28 (1.39%) Gunicorn
16 25 (1.24%) WebLogic
17 21 (1.04%) Confluence
18 20 (0.99%) SAS
19 15 (0.74%) SharePoint
19 15 (0.74%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 82 (4.07%) MS Excel
2 22 (1.09%) MS Office
3 16 (0.79%) Photoshop
3 16 (0.79%) SPSS
4 8 (0.40%) PowerPivot
5 6 (0.30%) ArcView
6 5 (0.25%) GIMP
7 3 (0.15%) Weka
8 2 (0.099%) MS Visio
9 1 (0.050%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.050%) Doxygen
Business Applications
1 40 (1.98%) Shopify
2 19 (0.94%) Magento
3 7 (0.35%) RiskWrite
4 5 (0.25%) Dynamics CRM
5 4 (0.20%) Google Analytics
6 3 (0.15%) SAP SRM
7 1 (0.050%) Oracle BPM
7 1 (0.050%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.050%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 1 (0.050%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 167 (8.28%) Amazon AWS
2 37 (1.84%) Amazon EC2
3 31 (1.54%) GitHub
4 26 (1.29%) SaaS
4 26 (1.29%) Heroku
5 24 (1.19%) Cloud Computing
6 23 (1.14%) Amazon S3
7 18 (0.89%) Microsoft Azure
7 18 (0.89%) Basecamp
8 15 (0.74%) PaaS
9 13 (0.64%) Amazon EMR
10 9 (0.45%) Joyent
11 5 (0.25%) Amazon SQS
12 4 (0.20%) IaaS
12 4 (0.20%) CloudFront
13 3 (0.15%) Rackspace Cloud
14 2 (0.099%) Amazon ELB
14 2 (0.099%) Google App Engine
14 2 (0.099%) Route 53
15 1 (0.050%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 171 (8.48%) HTTP
2 142 (7.04%) DNS
3 141 (6.99%) TCP/IP
4 78 (3.87%) LDAP
5 67 (3.32%) Firewall
6 65 (3.22%) Internet
7 62 (3.08%) VoIP
7 62 (3.08%) DHCP
8 59 (2.93%) SSH
9 50 (2.48%) SAN
10 46 (2.28%) Wi-Fi
11 44 (2.18%) SMTP
12 37 (1.84%) VPN
13 32 (1.59%) LAN
14 27 (1.34%) SSL
15 26 (1.29%) WAN
16 25 (1.24%) FTP
17 24 (1.19%) Network Security
17 24 (1.19%) VLAN
18 22 (1.09%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1144 (56.75%) MySQL
2 437 (21.68%) SQL Server
3 365 (18.11%) MongoDB
4 319 (15.82%) Relational Database
5 286 (14.19%) NoSQL
6 190 (9.42%) Big Data
7 165 (8.18%) Redis
8 159 (7.89%) Hadoop
9 145 (7.19%) RDBMS
10 109 (5.41%) Apache Cassandra
11 95 (4.71%) Oracle Database
12 70 (3.47%) Amazon Redshift
13 67 (3.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 65 (3.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 65 (3.22%) Data Warehouse
15 61 (3.03%) HBase
16 56 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
17 54 (2.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 46 (2.28%) CouchDB
19 42 (2.08%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 594 (29.46%) Git (software)
2 237 (11.76%) Subversion
3 173 (8.58%) Jenkins
4 115 (5.70%) Maven
5 106 (5.26%) JUnit
6 91 (4.51%) JIRA
7 81 (4.02%) Selenium
8 77 (3.82%) Cucumber
9 71 (3.52%) Hudson
10 68 (3.37%) Eclipse
11 60 (2.98%) RSpec
12 49 (2.43%) CruiseControl
13 47 (2.33%) Mockito
14 46 (2.28%) Visual Studio
14 46 (2.28%) Karma Test Runner
15 40 (1.98%) Jasmine
16 39 (1.93%) Ant
17 31 (1.54%) Mercurial
18 22 (1.09%) Talend Open Studio
19 21 (1.04%) WATIR
General
1 149 (7.39%) Finance
2 99 (4.91%) Games
3 64 (3.17%) Retail
4 50 (2.48%) Marketing
5 44 (2.18%) Publishing
6 33 (1.64%) Telecoms
7 19 (0.94%) Advertising
8 16 (0.79%) Legal
9 14 (0.69%) Online Betting
10 11 (0.55%) Automotive
11 10 (0.50%) Banking
12 9 (0.45%) German Language
13 7 (0.35%) Multimedia
13 7 (0.35%) Billing
14 6 (0.30%) French Language
15 5 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
15 5 (0.25%) Financial Institution
15 5 (0.25%) Spanish Language
16 4 (0.20%) Local Government
16 4 (0.20%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 983 (48.76%) Developer
2 334 (16.57%) Administrator
3 275 (13.64%) Java Developer
4 260 (12.90%) Systems Administrator
5 181 (8.98%) Linux Administrator
6 150 (7.44%) Python Developer
7 147 (7.29%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 145 (7.19%) Senior Developer
9 142 (7.04%) Web Developer
10 122 (6.05%) DBA
11 118 (5.85%) Software Engineer
12 103 (5.11%) PHP Developer
13 94 (4.66%) Architect
14 70 (3.47%) Software Developer
15 68 (3.37%) Ruby on Rails Developer
16 63 (3.13%) Ruby Developer
17 58 (2.88%) Analyst
18 56 (2.78%) Support Engineer
19 54 (2.68%) .NET Developer
20 53 (2.63%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 559 (27.73%) HTML
2 489 (24.26%) CSS
3 442 (21.92%) jQuery
4 273 (13.54%) Web Services
5 220 (10.91%) HTML5
5 220 (10.91%) XML
6 208 (10.32%) Spring
6 208 (10.32%) Django
7 205 (10.17%) Ruby on Rails
8 167 (8.28%) Hibernate
9 162 (8.04%) AngularJS
9 162 (8.04%) RESTful
10 146 (7.24%) .NET
11 132 (6.55%) CSS3
12 131 (6.50%) Ajax
13 112 (5.56%) J2EE
14 110 (5.46%) JSON
15 108 (5.36%) Backbone.js
16 104 (5.16%) LAMP
17 95 (4.71%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 411 (20.39%) Open Source
2 296 (14.68%) Computer Science
3 101 (5.01%) Algorithms
4 86 (4.27%) Analytical Skills
5 85 (4.22%) Social Media
6 81 (4.02%) Replication
7 63 (3.13%) Mathematics
8 60 (2.98%) GIS
9 58 (2.88%) Clustering
10 45 (2.23%) User Experience
11 36 (1.79%) Visualisation
12 32 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
13 31 (1.54%) Digital Media
14 28 (1.39%) Management Information System
15 26 (1.29%) N-Tier
15 26 (1.29%) Data Structures
16 24 (1.19%) Mobile App
17 21 (1.04%) Client/Server
18 20 (0.99%) Statistics
19 17 (0.84%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 1090 (54.07%) Linux
2 325 (16.12%) Windows
3 255 (12.65%) UNIX
4 131 (6.50%) Ubuntu
5 123 (6.10%) CentOS
6 118 (5.85%) Debian
7 98 (4.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 78 (3.87%) Android
9 74 (3.67%) Apple iOS
10 53 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
11 47 (2.33%) Mac OS X
12 42 (2.08%) Solaris
13 39 (1.93%) Windows Server 2012
14 29 (1.44%) Windows 7
15 20 (0.99%) Windows Server 2003
16 15 (0.74%) Fedora
17 14 (0.69%) HPUX
18 13 (0.64%) Oracle Linux
19 12 (0.60%) OpenBSD
20 11 (0.55%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 793 (39.34%) Agile Software Development
2 423 (20.98%) TDD
3 289 (14.34%) Scrum
4 278 (13.79%) Software Engineering
5 265 (13.14%) OO
6 233 (11.56%) E-Commerce
6 233 (11.56%) Continuous Integration
7 223 (11.06%) DevOps
8 185 (9.18%) MVC
9 168 (8.33%) Configuration Management
10 162 (8.04%) BDD
11 158 (7.84%) Performance Tuning
12 135 (6.70%) Web Development
13 119 (5.90%) Mentoring
14 116 (5.75%) OOP
15 98 (4.86%) Business Intelligence
16 96 (4.76%) Unit Testing
17 88 (4.37%) Kanban
18 83 (4.12%) Analytics
19 72 (3.57%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 756 (37.50%) Java
2 725 (35.96%) Python
3 660 (32.74%) SQL
4 652 (32.34%) JavaScript
5 476 (23.61%) PHP
6 459 (22.77%) Ruby
7 393 (19.49%) Perl
8 255 (12.65%) Bash Shell
9 139 (6.89%) C#
10 122 (6.05%) Shell Script
11 102 (5.06%) C++
12 58 (2.88%) Groovy
12 58 (2.88%) T-SQL
13 48 (2.38%) C
14 42 (2.08%) PL/SQL
15 29 (1.44%) VBA
15 29 (1.44%) Scala
16 25 (1.24%) XPath
17 24 (1.19%) PHP5
18 23 (1.14%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 398 (19.74%) Degree
2 44 (2.18%) Security Cleared
3 22 (1.09%) Cisco Certification
4 21 (1.04%) CCNA
4 21 (1.04%) SC Cleared
5 16 (0.79%) Microsoft Certification
6 13 (0.64%) RHCE
6 13 (0.64%) MCSA
7 8 (0.40%) PhD
8 7 (0.35%) CCNP
8 7 (0.35%) Postgraduate
9 5 (0.25%) MCSE
10 4 (0.20%) RHCA
10 4 (0.20%) MBA
11 2 (0.099%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 2 (0.099%) MCITP
11 2 (0.099%) Sun Certification
12 1 (0.050%) Oracle Certification
12 1 (0.050%) CISSP
12 1 (0.050%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 62 (3.08%) QA
2 11 (0.55%) Data Quality
3 7 (0.35%) PCI DSS
4 5 (0.25%) ISO 9001
4 5 (0.25%) DICOM
5 3 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.15%) COBIT
6 2 (0.099%) SLA
System Software
1 127 (6.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 100 (4.96%) Xen
3 91 (4.51%) KVM
4 58 (2.88%) Active Directory
5 56 (2.78%) Varnish
6 42 (2.08%) NFS
6 42 (2.08%) Snort
7 37 (1.84%) Samba
8 29 (1.44%) Postfix
9 27 (1.34%) Hyper-V
10 23 (1.14%) LXC
10 23 (1.14%) VirtualBox
11 18 (0.89%) vSphere
12 11 (0.55%) VMware ESXi
13 10 (0.50%) Docker
13 10 (0.50%) VMware ESX
14 9 (0.45%) Squid
15 8 (0.40%) HDFS
16 6 (0.30%) OpenSSH
17 4 (0.20%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 344 (17.06%) Puppet
2 268 (13.29%) Opscode Chef
3 174 (8.63%) Nagios
4 96 (4.76%) Ansible
5 62 (3.08%) Cacti
6 59 (2.93%) Salt
7 54 (2.68%) Vagrant
8 34 (1.69%) HAProxy
9 31 (1.54%) ZABBIX
10 27 (1.34%) Hadoop YARN
11 20 (0.99%) Capistrano
12 16 (0.79%) Ganglia
13 13 (0.64%) WSUS
14 12 (0.60%) Munin
15 11 (0.55%) StatsD
16 10 (0.50%) logstash
16 10 (0.50%) YUM
17 9 (0.45%) CFEngine
17 9 (0.45%) collectd
18 8 (0.40%) Opsview
Vendors
1 522 (25.89%) Oracle
2 171 (8.48%) Red Hat
3 159 (7.89%) VMware
4 136 (6.75%) Microsoft
5 53 (2.63%) Rackspace
6 34 (1.69%) Cisco
6 34 (1.69%) Tableau
7 31 (1.54%) Google
8 29 (1.44%) ESRI
9 28 (1.39%) EnterpriseDB
10 25 (1.24%) Sybase
10 25 (1.24%) Zend
11 23 (1.14%) HP
12 22 (1.09%) Talend
13 19 (0.94%) Sun
13 19 (0.94%) IBM
14 18 (0.89%) Facebook
15 17 (0.84%) SaltStack
16 15 (0.74%) Atlassian
17 14 (0.69%) Veeam
Hayes, Middlesex
Rackspace
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Purple Consultancy
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
ISL
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Chichester, West Sussex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £75000 per annum + pension, negotiable
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
JPS Selection
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Package
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + attractive benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + bens and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum Bonus Medical
Posted: Yesterday
London
Resource Partners Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: £28000 - £55000 per annum + Basic salary negotiable + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum plus team bonus !
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedfordshire
Lumesse
Salary: bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
ISL
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £42000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum + bonus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago