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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 307 362 349
Rank change year-on-year
+55 -13
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 996 720 831
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.87% 0.68% 0.71%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.82% 2.15% 2.29%
Number of salaries quoted 827 626 675
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +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
35357 33451 36276
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 30.78% 31.50% 31.05%
Number of salaries quoted 29825 28872 31923
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 £69,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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
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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 +49 945 £45,000 -10.00% 107
London +12 455 £50,000 -4.76% 59
South East -5 165 £42,500 -5.55% 21
East Sussex +23 80 £42,500 +13.33% 4
Brighton +22 80 £42,500 +13.33% 4
North West +1 74 £40,000 - 8
City of London +7 70 £50,000 - 20
East of England +28 67 £38,000 -15.55% 8
South West +30 62 £37,500 +7.14% 4
Yorkshire +16 59 £40,000 - 2
West Midlands +29 46 £35,000 -17.64% 5
Manchester +6 41 £40,000 +14.28% 7
West Yorkshire -5 41 £55,000 +37.50% 1
Leeds 0 40 £55,000 +37.50% 1
Cambridgeshire +34 38 £37,750 -5.62% 4
Cambridge +26 37 £37,750 -5.62% 4
Berkshire +14 28 £40,000 -27.27% 2
Wiltshire - 25 £35,000 - 1
Chippenham - 24 £35,000 -
Scotland -11 23 £36,000 -28.00% 9
Reading +15 21 £40,000 -20.00%
Merseyside +14 21 £27,500 -45.00%
Glasgow -1 18 £37,500 -11.76% 5
Hertfordshire -9 18 £52,500 +10.52% 3
Warwickshire +25 16 £32,500 -35.00% 1
Liverpool +9 16 £27,500 -45.00%
Surrey -8 16 £40,000 -2.85% 2
Sheffield -5 14 £37,500 +25.00%
South Yorkshire -7 14 £37,500 +25.00%
Coventry - 14 £35,000 - 1

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 1169 (55.30%) MySQL
2 1149 (54.35%) Linux
3 826 (39.07%) Java
4 775 (36.66%) Python
5 693 (32.78%) JavaScript
6 691 (32.69%) SQL
7 587 (27.77%) Git (software)
8 577 (27.29%) HTML
9 552 (26.11%) Oracle
10 504 (23.84%) CSS
11 487 (23.04%) Ruby
12 462 (21.85%) PHP
13 438 (20.72%) jQuery
14 430 (20.34%) Apache
15 429 (20.29%) SQL Server
16 415 (19.63%) Open Source
17 414 (19.58%) Degree
18 403 (19.06%) TDD
19 385 (18.21%) MongoDB
20 368 (17.41%) Perl
21 364 (17.22%) Agile Software Development
22 344 (16.27%) Relational Database
23 339 (16.04%) Puppet
24 319 (15.09%) Web Services
25 305 (14.43%) Windows
26 293 (13.86%) NoSQL
26 293 (13.86%) Computer Science
27 282 (13.34%) Software Engineering
28 275 (13.01%) Scrum
29 273 (12.91%) UNIX

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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
1 430 (20.34%) Apache
2 271 (12.82%) Tomcat
3 169 (7.99%) nginx
4 165 (7.81%) Node.js
5 96 (4.54%) Apache Solr
6 70 (3.31%) IIS
7 60 (2.84%) CMS
8 55 (2.60%) Elasticsearch
8 55 (2.60%) OpenStack
9 46 (2.18%) Drupal
10 39 (1.84%) WordPress
11 34 (1.61%) Jetty
12 27 (1.28%) MS Exchange
13 26 (1.23%) WebLogic
14 25 (1.18%) SAS
15 22 (1.04%) Gunicorn
16 21 (0.99%) Adobe CQ
17 20 (0.95%) Apache Pig
18 17 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2013
19 15 (0.71%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 84 (3.97%) MS Excel
2 24 (1.14%) MS Office
3 19 (0.90%) SPSS
4 18 (0.85%) Photoshop
5 6 (0.28%) ArcView
6 5 (0.24%) GIMP
7 1 (0.047%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.047%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.047%) Doxygen
7 1 (0.047%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 31 (1.47%) Shopify
2 25 (1.18%) Magento
3 5 (0.24%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (0.19%) Google Analytics
5 3 (0.14%) SAP SRM
6 2 (0.095%) RiskWrite
6 2 (0.095%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 2 (0.095%) Oracle CRM
7 1 (0.047%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.047%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 167 (7.90%) Amazon AWS
2 42 (1.99%) SaaS
3 34 (1.61%) Cloud Computing
4 33 (1.56%) Amazon EC2
5 27 (1.28%) Amazon S3
6 26 (1.23%) Heroku
7 25 (1.18%) GitHub
8 20 (0.95%) Basecamp
9 17 (0.80%) Amazon EMR
10 16 (0.76%) Microsoft Azure
11 8 (0.38%) Rackspace Cloud
11 8 (0.38%) Joyent
12 7 (0.33%) CloudFront
13 5 (0.24%) PaaS
13 5 (0.24%) Amazon ELB
14 4 (0.19%) IaaS
15 3 (0.14%) Route 53
16 2 (0.095%) Google App Engine
17 1 (0.047%) Office 365
17 1 (0.047%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 158 (7.47%) HTTP
2 153 (7.24%) DNS
3 134 (6.34%) TCP/IP
4 85 (4.02%) DHCP
5 77 (3.64%) LDAP
6 74 (3.50%) Firewall
7 71 (3.36%) Internet
8 70 (3.31%) SAN
9 57 (2.70%) VoIP
10 52 (2.46%) SSH
11 47 (2.22%) VPN
12 46 (2.18%) SMTP
13 41 (1.94%) LAN
14 34 (1.61%) WAN
15 31 (1.47%) FTP
16 30 (1.42%) SSL
17 28 (1.32%) Ethernet
18 26 (1.23%) NAS
18 26 (1.23%) VLAN
19 25 (1.18%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1169 (55.30%) MySQL
2 429 (20.29%) SQL Server
3 385 (18.21%) MongoDB
4 344 (16.27%) Relational Database
5 293 (13.86%) NoSQL
6 184 (8.70%) Big Data
7 164 (7.76%) RDBMS
8 163 (7.71%) Redis
9 154 (7.28%) Hadoop
10 108 (5.11%) Oracle Database
11 101 (4.78%) Apache Cassandra
12 98 (4.64%) Data Warehouse
13 97 (4.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 91 (4.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 85 (4.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 78 (3.69%) SQL Server 2008
17 74 (3.50%) Amazon Redshift
18 70 (3.31%) HBase
19 53 (2.51%) Riak
20 49 (2.32%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 587 (27.77%) Git (software)
2 231 (10.93%) Subversion
3 159 (7.52%) Jenkins
4 128 (6.05%) Maven
5 114 (5.39%) JUnit
6 95 (4.49%) Cucumber
7 93 (4.40%) Selenium
8 82 (3.88%) RSpec
9 80 (3.78%) JIRA
10 72 (3.41%) Hudson
11 68 (3.22%) Eclipse
12 48 (2.27%) Mockito
13 47 (2.22%) Ant
14 41 (1.94%) CruiseControl
15 34 (1.61%) Talend Open Studio
16 32 (1.51%) Jasmine
17 30 (1.42%) Karma Test Runner
17 30 (1.42%) Visual Studio
18 21 (0.99%) Mercurial
19 15 (0.71%) Capybara
General
1 173 (8.18%) Finance
2 99 (4.68%) Games
3 98 (4.64%) Retail
4 72 (3.41%) Marketing
5 66 (3.12%) Telecoms
6 42 (1.99%) Publishing
7 39 (1.84%) Advertising
8 26 (1.23%) Banking
9 20 (0.95%) Online Betting
10 16 (0.76%) Legal
11 10 (0.47%) Multimedia
12 9 (0.43%) Back Office
12 9 (0.43%) German Language
13 6 (0.28%) Retail Banking
14 5 (0.24%) Billing
14 5 (0.24%) Automotive
14 5 (0.24%) Local Government
14 5 (0.24%) Spanish Language
15 4 (0.19%) Financial Institution
16 2 (0.095%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 1066 (50.43%) Developer
2 346 (16.37%) Administrator
3 288 (13.62%) Systems Administrator
4 287 (13.58%) Java Developer
5 187 (8.85%) Linux Administrator
6 172 (8.14%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 153 (7.24%) Senior Developer
8 149 (7.05%) Python Developer
9 139 (6.58%) DBA
10 133 (6.29%) Web Developer
11 112 (5.30%) Architect
12 96 (4.54%) Software Developer
13 90 (4.26%) Software Engineer
14 89 (4.21%) Ruby on Rails Developer
15 86 (4.07%) PHP Developer
16 70 (3.31%) Senior Systems Administrator
17 60 (2.84%) Ruby Developer
18 59 (2.79%) Analyst
19 57 (2.70%) Support Engineer
20 53 (2.51%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 577 (27.29%) HTML
2 504 (23.84%) CSS
3 438 (20.72%) jQuery
4 319 (15.09%) Web Services
5 260 (12.30%) Ruby on Rails
6 213 (10.08%) HTML5
7 200 (9.46%) Django
8 195 (9.22%) Spring
9 193 (9.13%) XML
10 157 (7.43%) Hibernate
11 156 (7.38%) Ajax
12 151 (7.14%) RESTful
13 139 (6.58%) .NET
14 131 (6.20%) AngularJS
15 126 (5.96%) CSS3
16 121 (5.72%) REST
17 106 (5.01%) SOAP
18 103 (4.87%) J2EE
19 96 (4.54%) Backbone.js
20 91 (4.30%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 415 (19.63%) Open Source
2 293 (13.86%) Computer Science
3 130 (6.15%) Social Media
4 117 (5.53%) Replication
5 59 (2.79%) Clustering
6 58 (2.74%) GIS
7 56 (2.65%) Mathematics
8 47 (2.22%) Digital Media
9 41 (1.94%) Visualisation
10 37 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
11 27 (1.28%) N-Tier
11 27 (1.28%) Mobile App
12 24 (1.14%) Data Integration
13 22 (1.04%) Management Information System
14 21 (0.99%) Online Games
15 19 (0.90%) Data Protection Act
16 17 (0.80%) BBC
17 16 (0.76%) iPhone
17 16 (0.76%) Blog
18 15 (0.71%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1149 (54.35%) Linux
2 305 (14.43%) Windows
3 273 (12.91%) UNIX
4 142 (6.72%) Ubuntu
5 127 (6.01%) CentOS
6 115 (5.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 103 (4.87%) Debian
8 95 (4.49%) Apple iOS
9 89 (4.21%) Android
10 61 (2.89%) Windows Server 2008
11 47 (2.22%) Windows Server 2012
12 42 (1.99%) Solaris
13 39 (1.84%) Mac OS X
14 26 (1.23%) HPUX
15 25 (1.18%) Windows 7
16 22 (1.04%) Windows Server 2003
17 13 (0.61%) Fedora
18 12 (0.57%) SUSE
19 9 (0.43%) SVR4
19 9 (0.43%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 403 (19.06%) TDD
2 364 (17.22%) Agile Software Development
3 282 (13.34%) Software Engineering
4 275 (13.01%) Scrum
5 264 (12.49%) OO
6 229 (10.83%) E-Commerce
7 223 (10.55%) DevOps
8 220 (10.41%) Continuous Integration
9 155 (7.33%) MVC
10 153 (7.24%) Analytics
11 151 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
11 151 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
12 146 (6.91%) Unit Testing
13 145 (6.86%) BDD
13 145 (6.86%) Configuration Management
14 133 (6.29%) OOP
14 133 (6.29%) Web Development
15 87 (4.12%) ETL
16 82 (3.88%) Disaster Recovery
17 77 (3.64%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 826 (39.07%) Java
2 775 (36.66%) Python
3 693 (32.78%) JavaScript
4 691 (32.69%) SQL
5 487 (23.04%) Ruby
6 462 (21.85%) PHP
7 368 (17.41%) Perl
8 243 (11.49%) Bash Shell
9 132 (6.24%) C#
10 127 (6.01%) C++
11 101 (4.78%) Shell Script
12 70 (3.31%) C
13 60 (2.84%) Groovy
14 55 (2.60%) T-SQL
15 43 (2.03%) CoffeeScript
16 33 (1.56%) VBA
17 28 (1.32%) R
18 25 (1.18%) RubyMotion
19 24 (1.14%) TypeScript
19 24 (1.14%) Scala
Qualifications
1 414 (19.58%) Degree
2 62 (2.93%) Security Cleared
3 32 (1.51%) SC Cleared
3 32 (1.51%) Cisco Certification
3 32 (1.51%) Microsoft Certification
4 31 (1.47%) CCNA
5 24 (1.14%) MCSA
6 13 (0.61%) MCSE
7 10 (0.47%) PhD
8 8 (0.38%) DV Cleared
9 7 (0.33%) Postgraduate
9 7 (0.33%) RHCE
9 7 (0.33%) CCNP
10 4 (0.19%) MBA
11 2 (0.095%) MCITP
11 2 (0.095%) Sun Certification
11 2 (0.095%) HNC
12 1 (0.047%) CISSP
12 1 (0.047%) Oracle Certification
12 1 (0.047%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 70 (3.31%) QA
2 20 (0.95%) Data Quality
3 13 (0.61%) PCI DSS
4 5 (0.24%) DICOM
5 4 (0.19%) SLA
6 3 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (0.14%) COBIT
7 1 (0.047%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 99 (4.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 79 (3.74%) KVM
3 72 (3.41%) Xen
4 60 (2.84%) Varnish
5 59 (2.79%) Active Directory
6 44 (2.08%) NFS
7 41 (1.94%) Samba
8 34 (1.61%) Hyper-V
9 29 (1.37%) Postfix
10 27 (1.28%) Snort
11 21 (0.99%) vSphere
12 15 (0.71%) Squid
13 11 (0.52%) VMware ESXi
14 10 (0.47%) VirtualBox
15 7 (0.33%) OpenSSH
15 7 (0.33%) Docker
16 5 (0.24%) VMware ESX
16 5 (0.24%) Oracle RMAN
16 5 (0.24%) Oracle RAC
16 5 (0.24%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 339 (16.04%) Puppet
2 228 (10.79%) Opscode Chef
3 163 (7.71%) Nagios
4 70 (3.31%) Ansible
5 54 (2.55%) Salt
6 44 (2.08%) Vagrant
7 36 (1.70%) Cacti
8 35 (1.66%) HAProxy
9 31 (1.47%) ZABBIX
10 16 (0.76%) Ganglia
11 15 (0.71%) WSUS
11 15 (0.71%) Capistrano
12 14 (0.66%) Zenoss
13 12 (0.57%) logstash
13 12 (0.57%) Opsview
14 10 (0.47%) YUM
15 9 (0.43%) Red Hat Spacewalk
15 9 (0.43%) CFEngine
15 9 (0.43%) Munin
16 8 (0.38%) collectd
Vendors
1 552 (26.11%) Oracle
2 193 (9.13%) Red Hat
3 159 (7.52%) Microsoft
4 142 (6.72%) VMware
5 119 (5.63%) JBoss
6 57 (2.70%) Rackspace
7 43 (2.03%) Cisco
8 36 (1.70%) ESRI
9 34 (1.61%) Talend
10 31 (1.47%) Google
11 30 (1.42%) HP
12 26 (1.23%) Tableau
12 26 (1.23%) Twitter
12 26 (1.23%) Adobe
13 25 (1.18%) Facebook
13 25 (1.18%) Birst
14 24 (1.14%) EnterpriseDB
15 21 (0.99%) Sun
15 21 (0.99%) Veeam
15 21 (0.99%) SaltStack
East London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + equity + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits and Package
Posted: 3 hours ago
Central London / West End
Blue Glue
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus share options
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Richmond, Surrey
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Good benefits package
Posted: 19 hours ago
South West London
Gold Group
Salary: £48000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55,000
Posted: Yesterday
Gatwick, West Sussex
Gold Group
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Private Health Ins.
Posted: Yesterday
Scotland
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Parham Consulting
Salary: Max £35,000 + bonus, benefits & superb pension (12% non-contributory!)
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Parham Consulting
Salary: Up to £38,000 per annum Max. £38,000 + bonus, benefits & pension (12%
Posted: Yesterday
London
NST Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Salt
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hammersmith And Fulham, London
WTG Technologies Limited
Posted: Yesterday
London
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £0 to £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hayes, Middlesex
Rackspace
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: Yesterday