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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 283 298 360
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +62
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 1114 1126 759
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.02% 0.96% 0.70%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.23% 3.06% 2.22%
Number of salaries quoted 946 916 669
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
34463 36769 34160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 31.54% 31.22% 31.50%
Number of salaries quoted 29078 31563 29608
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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 6 July 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 6 July 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
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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 +6 1045 £50,000 +11.11% 141
London +6 538 £57,500 +15.00% 69
South East -19 176 £45,000 - 22
City of London +76 118 £50,000 - 25
North West +17 81 £37,500 - 13
East of England +22 76 £43,900 -2.44% 9
Yorkshire +16 55 £40,000 - 13
Manchester +34 54 £37,500 - 4
Scotland +15 51 £34,000 -9.33% 10
South West -23 50 £37,500 - 4
Berkshire +11 47 £50,000 +2.56% 1
Hampshire +28 44 £48,250 -12.27% 10
Brighton -11 41 £40,000 -11.11% 3
East Sussex -22 41 £40,000 -11.11% 3
Reading +12 40 £50,000 +17.64% 1
West Yorkshire +20 39 £60,000 +33.33% 13
West Midlands -4 39 £47,500 +46.15% 4
Leeds +16 37 £60,000 +33.33% 11
Edinburgh +33 36 £34,000 +9.67% 7
Cambridgeshire +12 29 £43,900 +15.52% 4
Warwickshire +2 29 £47,500 +11.76% 2
Cambridge +22 28 £44,450 +16.97% 4
Bristol -2 28 £37,500 -16.66% 2
Surrey +23 26 £40,000 -6.97% 2
Southampton +20 22 £46,500 +32.85% 4
East Midlands +11 21 £30,000 -7.69% 2
Warwick +4 21 £47,500 -9.52% 1
Hertfordshire -8 21 £53,750 +3.36% 5
Cheshire +2 19 £37,500 -3.22% 8
Crewe - 17 £37,500 - 3

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 1073 (48.40%) MySQL
2 1067 (48.13%) Linux
3 976 (44.02%) Java
4 931 (41.99%) Agile Software Development
5 870 (39.24%) JavaScript
6 826 (37.26%) Python
7 820 (36.99%) SQL
8 731 (32.97%) HTML
9 649 (29.27%) CSS
10 637 (28.73%) Oracle
11 578 (26.07%) Git (software)
12 517 (23.32%) Ruby
13 491 (22.15%) PHP
14 486 (21.92%) SQL Server
15 459 (20.70%) Apache
16 442 (19.94%) TDD
17 436 (19.67%) jQuery
18 428 (19.31%) MongoDB
19 400 (18.04%) Open Source
20 387 (17.46%) Tomcat
21 381 (17.19%) Amazon AWS
22 367 (16.55%) Perl
23 354 (15.97%) Continuous Integration
24 350 (15.79%) Relational Database
25 341 (15.38%) Web Services
26 338 (15.25%) Puppet
27 336 (15.16%) Jenkins
28 332 (14.98%) Degree
29 331 (14.93%) XML
30 326 (14.70%) DevOps

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 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
1 459 (20.70%) Apache
2 387 (17.46%) Tomcat
3 176 (7.94%) nginx
4 170 (7.67%) Node.js
5 155 (6.99%) JBoss
6 109 (4.92%) Elasticsearch
7 68 (3.07%) Apache Solr
8 63 (2.84%) CMS
9 58 (2.62%) Apache Pig
10 54 (2.44%) IIS
11 51 (2.30%) WordPress
12 50 (2.26%) OpenStack
13 49 (2.21%) Confluence
14 39 (1.76%) Drupal
14 39 (1.76%) GlassFish
15 36 (1.62%) SharePoint
15 36 (1.62%) Apache Spark
16 32 (1.44%) Jetty
17 28 (1.26%) Oracle HTTP Server
18 24 (1.08%) MediaWiki
Applications
1 91 (4.10%) MS Excel
2 29 (1.31%) MS Office
3 9 (0.41%) Photoshop
4 4 (0.18%) SPSS
5 3 (0.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.045%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.045%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 35 (1.58%) Magento
2 9 (0.41%) Odoo
3 5 (0.23%) Shopify
3 5 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.090%) SAP SRM
4 2 (0.090%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.045%) WebTrends
5 1 (0.045%) Cognos TM1
5 1 (0.045%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.045%) Hyperion Planning
5 1 (0.045%) Adobe Campaign
5 1 (0.045%) RiskWrite
5 1 (0.045%) Sage ERP X3
Cloud Services
1 381 (17.19%) Amazon AWS
2 66 (2.98%) SaaS
3 64 (2.89%) Amazon EC2
4 56 (2.53%) Heroku
5 52 (2.35%) Amazon S3
6 50 (2.26%) GitHub
7 44 (1.98%) Amazon EMR
8 39 (1.76%) Google Cloud Platform
9 31 (1.40%) IaaS
10 27 (1.22%) Microsoft Azure
11 24 (1.08%) Cloud Computing
12 19 (0.86%) Sumo Logic
12 19 (0.86%) AWS CloudFormation
13 16 (0.72%) Google Analytics
14 14 (0.63%) CloudFront
14 14 (0.63%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 9 (0.41%) PaaS
16 8 (0.36%) Amazon Kinesis
17 6 (0.27%) Amazon ElastiCache
18 5 (0.23%) AWS OpsWorks
Communications & Networking
1 185 (8.34%) HTTP
2 136 (6.13%) DNS
3 105 (4.74%) Internet
4 74 (3.34%) Firewall
5 62 (2.80%) LDAP
6 56 (2.53%) TCP/IP
7 53 (2.39%) SMTP
8 51 (2.30%) Network Security
9 47 (2.12%) LAN
10 46 (2.07%) VPN
10 46 (2.07%) BGP
11 44 (1.98%) DHCP
12 36 (1.62%) WAN
12 36 (1.62%) OSPF
13 29 (1.31%) IMAP
14 27 (1.22%) SSH
14 27 (1.22%) SAN
15 26 (1.17%) SSL
16 25 (1.13%) IPv6
16 25 (1.13%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1073 (48.40%) MySQL
2 486 (21.92%) SQL Server
3 428 (19.31%) MongoDB
4 350 (15.79%) Relational Database
5 280 (12.63%) NoSQL
6 210 (9.47%) Hadoop
7 199 (8.98%) Redis
8 150 (6.77%) Big Data
9 123 (5.55%) Data Warehouse
10 119 (5.37%) RDBMS
11 118 (5.32%) Apache Cassandra
12 106 (4.78%) Oracle Database
13 81 (3.65%) Apache Hive
14 79 (3.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 76 (3.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 63 (2.84%) Mahout
17 60 (2.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 56 (2.53%) Amazon Redshift
19 53 (2.39%) QlikView
20 51 (2.30%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 578 (26.07%) Git (software)
2 336 (15.16%) Jenkins
3 228 (10.28%) Subversion
4 197 (8.89%) Maven
5 138 (6.22%) JUnit
6 117 (5.28%) Eclipse
7 111 (5.01%) JIRA
8 61 (2.75%) Selenium
9 58 (2.62%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 58 (2.62%) Cucumber
10 57 (2.57%) Mercurial
11 51 (2.30%) TestNG
12 49 (2.21%) Mockito
13 47 (2.12%) Hudson
14 45 (2.03%) Karma Test Runner
15 44 (1.98%) Gradle
16 43 (1.94%) Grunt
17 36 (1.62%) Yeoman
17 36 (1.62%) Talend Open Studio
18 35 (1.58%) Ant
General
1 251 (11.32%) Finance
2 112 (5.05%) Games
3 110 (4.96%) Telecoms
4 95 (4.29%) Retail
5 71 (3.20%) Marketing
6 49 (2.21%) Billing
7 48 (2.17%) Banking
8 38 (1.71%) Advertising
9 33 (1.49%) Publishing
10 25 (1.13%) Electronics
11 24 (1.08%) Multimedia
12 23 (1.04%) Manufacturing
13 22 (0.99%) Legal
14 19 (0.86%) Online Betting
15 14 (0.63%) Financial Institution
16 11 (0.50%) Automotive
17 8 (0.36%) Portuguese Language
18 6 (0.27%) Law
18 6 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
19 2 (0.090%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 1294 (58.37%) Developer
2 356 (16.06%) Java Developer
3 216 (9.74%) Senior Developer
4 189 (8.53%) Administrator
5 172 (7.76%) Python Developer
6 145 (6.54%) Systems Administrator
7 137 (6.18%) PHP Developer
8 111 (5.01%) DevOps Engineer
9 99 (4.47%) DBA
10 94 (4.24%) Software Engineer
11 91 (4.10%) Linux Administrator
12 90 (4.06%) Web Developer
13 87 (3.92%) Software Developer
14 84 (3.79%) Linux Systems Administrator
15 79 (3.56%) Django Developer
16 76 (3.43%) Senior Java Developer
17 73 (3.29%) Analyst
18 72 (3.25%) Python/Django Developer
19 65 (2.93%) Lead Developer
20 61 (2.75%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 731 (32.97%) HTML
2 649 (29.27%) CSS
3 436 (19.67%) jQuery
4 341 (15.38%) Web Services
5 331 (14.93%) XML
6 316 (14.25%) Spring
7 281 (12.67%) Django
8 268 (12.09%) Hibernate
9 230 (10.37%) HTML5
10 212 (9.56%) RESTful
11 205 (9.25%) AngularJS
12 191 (8.62%) REST
13 188 (8.48%) JSON
14 174 (7.85%) .NET
15 169 (7.62%) J2EE
16 156 (7.04%) Ruby on Rails
17 154 (6.95%) CSS3
18 119 (5.37%) SOAP
19 117 (5.28%) Java EE
19 117 (5.28%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 223 (10.06%) Computer Science
2 168 (7.58%) Analytical Skills
3 84 (3.79%) Visualisation
4 64 (2.89%) User Experience
5 58 (2.62%) Mobile App
6 53 (2.39%) Clustering
7 52 (2.35%) Replication
8 45 (2.03%) Social Media
8 45 (2.03%) Data Centre
9 42 (1.89%) Mathematics
10 40 (1.80%) Enterprise Software
11 35 (1.58%) Algorithms
12 30 (1.35%) Online Games
13 29 (1.31%) GIS
14 28 (1.26%) Wiki
15 27 (1.22%) Management Information System
15 27 (1.22%) Data Structures
16 23 (1.04%) Client/Server
17 22 (0.99%) Social Network
18 17 (0.77%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 1067 (48.13%) Linux
2 268 (12.09%) Windows
3 246 (11.10%) UNIX
4 135 (6.09%) Ubuntu
5 117 (5.28%) CentOS
6 113 (5.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 105 (4.74%) Debian
8 96 (4.33%) Android
9 71 (3.20%) Apple iOS
10 40 (1.80%) Windows Server 2012
11 38 (1.71%) Solaris
11 38 (1.71%) Windows Server 2003
12 36 (1.62%) Windows Server 2008
13 30 (1.35%) CoreOS
14 27 (1.22%) Mac OS X
15 14 (0.63%) Windows 7
16 10 (0.45%) openSUSE
16 10 (0.45%) FreeBSD
17 6 (0.27%) Windows Phone
17 6 (0.27%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 931 (41.99%) Agile Software Development
2 442 (19.94%) TDD
3 400 (18.04%) Open Source
4 354 (15.97%) Continuous Integration
5 326 (14.70%) DevOps
6 271 (12.22%) MVC
7 267 (12.04%) Software Engineering
8 238 (10.74%) Scrum
9 211 (9.52%) OO
10 194 (8.75%) E-Commerce
11 191 (8.62%) Mentoring
12 172 (7.76%) BDD
13 163 (7.35%) Unit Testing
13 163 (7.35%) Business Intelligence
14 162 (7.31%) Analytics
15 139 (6.27%) Web Development
16 134 (6.04%) Configuration Management
17 100 (4.51%) SOA
18 91 (4.10%) Kanban
19 90 (4.06%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 976 (44.02%) Java
2 870 (39.24%) JavaScript
3 826 (37.26%) Python
4 820 (36.99%) SQL
5 517 (23.32%) Ruby
6 491 (22.15%) PHP
7 367 (16.55%) Perl
8 287 (12.95%) Bash Shell
9 213 (9.61%) C#
10 158 (7.13%) C++
11 106 (4.78%) Scala
12 86 (3.88%) T-SQL
13 82 (3.70%) Go
14 81 (3.65%) C
15 79 (3.56%) Shell Script
16 71 (3.20%) PL/SQL
17 59 (2.66%) PowerShell
18 50 (2.26%) R
19 49 (2.21%) VBA
20 45 (2.03%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 332 (14.98%) Degree
2 48 (2.17%) Security Cleared
3 25 (1.13%) RHCE
4 20 (0.90%) SC Cleared
5 18 (0.81%) Oracle Certification
6 17 (0.77%) OCP
7 16 (0.72%) PhD
8 15 (0.68%) LPIC
9 12 (0.54%) RHCA
9 12 (0.54%) Cisco Certification
10 5 (0.23%) CCNA
11 4 (0.18%) ISEB
11 4 (0.18%) Microsoft Certification
11 4 (0.18%) MCSE
11 4 (0.18%) PMP
11 4 (0.18%) PMI Certification
11 4 (0.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 4 (0.18%) RHCSA
12 3 (0.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 3 (0.14%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 63 (2.84%) QA
2 6 (0.27%) PCI DSS
2 6 (0.27%) ISO 9001
3 5 (0.23%) SLA
3 5 (0.23%) Data Quality
4 4 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.14%) PMBOK
6 2 (0.090%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.045%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 145 (6.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 122 (5.50%) Docker
3 83 (3.74%) Varnish
4 60 (2.71%) VirtualBox
5 46 (2.07%) KVM
6 39 (1.76%) Postfix
7 38 (1.71%) Samba
7 38 (1.71%) Xen
8 34 (1.53%) Active Directory
9 32 (1.44%) iptables
10 27 (1.22%) HDFS
10 27 (1.22%) XenServer
11 21 (0.95%) NFS
11 21 (0.95%) Oracle RAC
12 18 (0.81%) Hyper-V
13 11 (0.50%) vSphere
13 11 (0.50%) Terminal Services
14 8 (0.36%) Oracle Clusterware
15 7 (0.32%) Ceph
15 7 (0.32%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 338 (15.25%) Puppet
2 219 (9.88%) Opscode Chef
3 158 (7.13%) Ansible
4 129 (5.82%) Nagios
5 114 (5.14%) Vagrant
6 74 (3.34%) Salt
7 67 (3.02%) ZABBIX
8 31 (1.40%) Cacti
9 24 (1.08%) Data Guard
9 24 (1.08%) logstash
9 24 (1.08%) Kubernetes
10 21 (0.95%) Kibana
11 19 (0.86%) HAProxy
12 17 (0.77%) Tivoli
13 16 (0.72%) Mesos
14 13 (0.59%) Graphite
14 13 (0.59%) Apache Shiro
14 13 (0.59%) Cobbler
14 13 (0.59%) OpenNMS
14 13 (0.59%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 637 (28.73%) Oracle
2 218 (9.83%) VMware
3 191 (8.62%) Red Hat
4 152 (6.86%) Microsoft
5 119 (5.37%) Google
6 73 (3.29%) Zend
7 56 (2.53%) Splunk
8 53 (2.39%) Tableau
9 50 (2.26%) Sybase
10 44 (1.98%) SaltStack
11 38 (1.71%) Cisco
11 38 (1.71%) Rackspace
12 36 (1.62%) Talend
13 32 (1.44%) New Relic
14 30 (1.35%) Facebook
15 28 (1.26%) IBM
16 26 (1.17%) Citrix
16 26 (1.17%) NetApp
17 24 (1.08%) Juniper
18 23 (1.04%) Business Objects
Manchester, Lancashire
Venturi
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £56000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Reed Technology
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
The People Network
Salary: superb benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
West London
Trust In Soda
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum Dependant on Experience Level
Posted: 9 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + 10% bonus, training, progression
Posted: 11 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Concept Resourcing
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Hampshire
Computer People
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Proactive Appointments
Posted: 22 hours ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Flexible
Posted: 22 hours ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Corecom consulting Ltd
Salary: benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Corecom consulting Ltd
Salary: benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + be - shares, food, pens +
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
Connected IT
Salary: £25000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
Connected IT
Salary: £25000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
Connected IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago