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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 308 315 365
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +50
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 1023 1036 753
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.94% 0.89% 0.69%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.04% 2.87% 2.21%
Number of salaries quoted 856 844 652
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,900 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+9.75% -

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
33629 36148 34072
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 30.80% 31.03% 31.42%
Number of salaries quoted 28380 30867 29349
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 £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%

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 4 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 4 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
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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 +6 964 £50,000 +11.11% 135
London +7 484 £60,000 +26.31% 67
South East +19 173 £46,000 +7.60% 28
City of London +69 103 £52,500 +5.00% 18
East of England +14 74 £45,000 - 7
North West -20 66 £37,500 -1.31% 13
Berkshire +27 53 £50,000 +5.26% 10
Yorkshire -7 53 £55,000 +41.93% 9
Scotland +23 44 £34,000 -7.48% 5
South West -27 44 £40,000 -2.43% 5
West Yorkshire +4 43 £60,000 +9.09% 8
Leeds +11 42 £60,000 +9.09% 8
Reading +13 41 £50,000 +21.21% 3
Hampshire +41 39 £51,250 +13.88% 6
Manchester +1 36 £40,500 +1.25% 7
Edinburgh +28 32 £34,000 -2.85% 2
East Sussex -14 32 £45,000 - 2
Brighton -15 32 £45,000 - 2
West Midlands -19 30 £53,250 +52.14%
East Midlands +16 27 £38,750 +19.23% 5
Cambridgeshire +8 27 £43,900 +15.52% 4
Cambridge +19 26 £43,900 +15.52% 4
Warwickshire 0 24 £58,750 +46.87%
Hertfordshire -7 23 £55,000 +7.84% 2
Surrey +14 22 £35,000 -15.66% 4
Bristol -5 22 £37,500 -21.05% 3
Warwick +5 21 £57,500 +15.00%
Cheshire +3 21 £37,500 -3.22% 5
Leicestershire +36 18 £45,000 +47.54%
Leicester +27 17 £45,000 +47.54%

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 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 1048 (48.07%) MySQL
2 1044 (47.89%) Linux
3 969 (44.45%) Java
4 906 (41.56%) Agile Software Development
5 861 (39.50%) JavaScript
6 846 (38.81%) Python
7 802 (36.79%) SQL
8 723 (33.17%) HTML
9 654 (30.00%) CSS
10 627 (28.76%) Oracle
11 592 (27.16%) Git (software)
12 533 (24.45%) Ruby
13 485 (22.25%) PHP
14 459 (21.06%) Apache
15 441 (20.23%) jQuery
16 438 (20.09%) SQL Server
17 420 (19.27%) TDD
17 420 (19.27%) MongoDB
18 397 (18.21%) Amazon AWS
19 393 (18.03%) Open Source
20 381 (17.48%) Tomcat
21 351 (16.10%) Perl
21 351 (16.10%) Continuous Integration
22 349 (16.01%) Degree
23 345 (15.83%) Jenkins
24 338 (15.50%) Relational Database
25 336 (15.41%) DevOps
25 336 (15.41%) Puppet
26 331 (15.18%) Spring
27 326 (14.95%) Web Services

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 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
1 459 (21.06%) Apache
2 381 (17.48%) Tomcat
3 184 (8.44%) Node.js
4 174 (7.98%) nginx
5 153 (7.02%) JBoss
6 130 (5.96%) Elasticsearch
7 66 (3.03%) Apache Solr
8 60 (2.75%) Apache Pig
9 55 (2.52%) Confluence
10 53 (2.43%) Apache Spark
11 51 (2.34%) OpenStack
12 50 (2.29%) CMS
13 46 (2.11%) IIS
14 44 (2.02%) GlassFish
14 44 (2.02%) WordPress
15 37 (1.70%) Jetty
16 34 (1.56%) Drupal
17 26 (1.19%) MediaWiki
17 26 (1.19%) Oracle HTTP Server
18 25 (1.15%) SharePoint
Applications
1 67 (3.07%) MS Excel
2 21 (0.96%) MS Office
3 13 (0.60%) Photoshop
4 5 (0.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (0.092%) SPSS
5 2 (0.092%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.046%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.046%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 28 (1.28%) Magento
2 10 (0.46%) Odoo
3 5 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 4 (0.18%) Shopify
5 2 (0.092%) SAP SRM
6 1 (0.046%) Adobe Campaign
6 1 (0.046%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 397 (18.21%) Amazon AWS
2 65 (2.98%) Amazon EC2
3 56 (2.57%) Google Cloud Platform
4 54 (2.48%) SaaS
4 54 (2.48%) GitHub
5 52 (2.39%) Amazon S3
6 45 (2.06%) Heroku
7 44 (2.02%) Amazon EMR
8 33 (1.51%) IaaS
8 33 (1.51%) Microsoft Azure
9 29 (1.33%) Cloud Computing
10 24 (1.10%) Sumo Logic
11 22 (1.01%) AWS CloudFormation
12 16 (0.73%) Google Analytics
13 15 (0.69%) CloudFront
14 13 (0.60%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 9 (0.41%) Amazon ElastiCache
16 6 (0.28%) Amazon SQS
16 6 (0.28%) Amazon Kinesis
17 5 (0.23%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 180 (8.26%) HTTP
2 135 (6.19%) DNS
3 120 (5.50%) Internet
4 72 (3.30%) Firewall
5 65 (2.98%) LDAP
6 64 (2.94%) TCP/IP
7 56 (2.57%) SMTP
8 55 (2.52%) VPN
9 46 (2.11%) LAN
10 45 (2.06%) Network Security
11 44 (2.02%) BGP
12 38 (1.74%) DHCP
13 37 (1.70%) WAN
14 36 (1.65%) OSPF
14 36 (1.65%) SAN
15 29 (1.33%) SSH
16 28 (1.28%) IPv6
17 26 (1.19%) SSL
17 26 (1.19%) IMAP
18 25 (1.15%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1048 (48.07%) MySQL
2 438 (20.09%) SQL Server
3 420 (19.27%) MongoDB
4 338 (15.50%) Relational Database
5 271 (12.43%) NoSQL
6 232 (10.64%) Hadoop
7 201 (9.22%) Redis
8 151 (6.93%) Big Data
9 134 (6.15%) Apache Cassandra
10 114 (5.23%) RDBMS
11 103 (4.72%) Oracle Database
12 96 (4.40%) Data Warehouse
13 86 (3.94%) Apache Hive
14 65 (2.98%) Mahout
15 64 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 62 (2.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 57 (2.61%) DB2
18 51 (2.34%) Amazon Redshift
19 49 (2.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
20 48 (2.20%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 592 (27.16%) Git (software)
2 345 (15.83%) Jenkins
3 224 (10.28%) Subversion
4 192 (8.81%) Maven
5 143 (6.56%) JUnit
6 112 (5.14%) Eclipse
7 107 (4.91%) JIRA
8 63 (2.89%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 62 (2.84%) Cucumber
10 60 (2.75%) Mockito
11 58 (2.66%) TestNG
12 56 (2.57%) Grunt
13 52 (2.39%) Mercurial
13 52 (2.39%) Selenium
14 51 (2.34%) Hudson
15 43 (1.97%) WebDriver
16 42 (1.93%) Karma Test Runner
17 41 (1.88%) RSpec
18 40 (1.83%) Gradle
19 36 (1.65%) Yeoman
General
1 262 (12.02%) Finance
2 116 (5.32%) Games
3 114 (5.23%) Retail
3 114 (5.23%) Telecoms
4 65 (2.98%) Marketing
5 59 (2.71%) Banking
6 52 (2.39%) Billing
7 28 (1.28%) Advertising
8 27 (1.24%) Publishing
9 25 (1.15%) Manufacturing
10 22 (1.01%) Legal
10 22 (1.01%) Electronics
11 18 (0.83%) Multimedia
12 17 (0.78%) Online Betting
13 14 (0.64%) Automotive
14 13 (0.60%) Financial Institution
15 8 (0.37%) Law
16 7 (0.32%) Portuguese Language
17 6 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
18 3 (0.14%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 1225 (56.19%) Developer
2 330 (15.14%) Java Developer
3 204 (9.36%) Senior Developer
4 192 (8.81%) Administrator
5 179 (8.21%) Python Developer
6 135 (6.19%) Systems Administrator
7 118 (5.41%) DevOps Engineer
8 117 (5.37%) PHP Developer
9 113 (5.18%) DBA
10 111 (5.09%) Software Engineer
11 102 (4.68%) Web Developer
12 101 (4.63%) Django Developer
13 91 (4.17%) Software Developer
14 90 (4.13%) Python/Django Developer
15 89 (4.08%) Linux Administrator
16 79 (3.62%) Linux Systems Administrator
17 73 (3.35%) Consultant
18 70 (3.21%) Senior Java Developer
19 62 (2.84%) Architect
20 61 (2.80%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 723 (33.17%) HTML
2 654 (30.00%) CSS
3 441 (20.23%) jQuery
4 331 (15.18%) Spring
5 326 (14.95%) Web Services
6 313 (14.36%) XML
7 297 (13.62%) Django
8 270 (12.39%) Hibernate
9 263 (12.06%) HTML5
10 208 (9.54%) AngularJS
11 207 (9.50%) RESTful
12 193 (8.85%) REST
13 182 (8.35%) Ruby on Rails
14 177 (8.12%) CSS3
15 172 (7.89%) JSON
16 163 (7.48%) .NET
17 160 (7.34%) J2EE
18 127 (5.83%) RabbitMQ
19 123 (5.64%) SOAP
20 117 (5.37%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 224 (10.28%) Computer Science
2 170 (7.80%) Analytical Skills
3 82 (3.76%) Visualisation
4 65 (2.98%) Replication
5 64 (2.94%) User Experience
6 55 (2.52%) Data Centre
6 55 (2.52%) Mobile App
7 47 (2.16%) Clustering
8 46 (2.11%) Social Media
9 44 (2.02%) Mathematics
10 40 (1.83%) Enterprise Software
11 38 (1.74%) Algorithms
12 32 (1.47%) Data Structures
12 32 (1.47%) Online Games
12 32 (1.47%) Management Information System
13 28 (1.28%) Wiki
14 27 (1.24%) Social Network
15 23 (1.06%) GIS
16 18 (0.83%) Blog
17 16 (0.73%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1044 (47.89%) Linux
2 264 (12.11%) Windows
3 256 (11.74%) UNIX
4 130 (5.96%) Ubuntu
5 111 (5.09%) CentOS
6 104 (4.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 97 (4.45%) Debian
8 80 (3.67%) Android
9 61 (2.80%) Apple iOS
10 42 (1.93%) Windows Server 2003
11 39 (1.79%) Windows Server 2012
11 39 (1.79%) CoreOS
12 36 (1.65%) Windows Server 2008
13 28 (1.28%) Mac OS X
14 25 (1.15%) Solaris
15 13 (0.60%) Windows 7
16 7 (0.32%) openSUSE
17 6 (0.28%) Windows Phone 7
17 6 (0.28%) Windows Phone
18 5 (0.23%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 906 (41.56%) Agile Software Development
2 420 (19.27%) TDD
3 393 (18.03%) Open Source
4 351 (16.10%) Continuous Integration
5 336 (15.41%) DevOps
6 283 (12.98%) Software Engineering
7 280 (12.84%) MVC
8 230 (10.55%) Scrum
9 197 (9.04%) BDD
10 192 (8.81%) OO
11 178 (8.17%) Mentoring
12 175 (8.03%) Unit Testing
13 174 (7.98%) E-Commerce
14 161 (7.39%) Analytics
15 151 (6.93%) Web Development
16 144 (6.61%) Business Intelligence
17 136 (6.24%) Configuration Management
18 106 (4.86%) SOA
19 82 (3.76%) ITIL
20 77 (3.53%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 969 (44.45%) Java
2 861 (39.50%) JavaScript
3 846 (38.81%) Python
4 802 (36.79%) SQL
5 533 (24.45%) Ruby
6 485 (22.25%) PHP
7 351 (16.10%) Perl
8 283 (12.98%) Bash Shell
9 215 (9.86%) C#
10 161 (7.39%) C++
11 130 (5.96%) Scala
12 97 (4.45%) Go
13 87 (3.99%) Shell Script
14 82 (3.76%) T-SQL
15 77 (3.53%) C
16 59 (2.71%) PL/SQL
17 55 (2.52%) R
18 53 (2.43%) Clojure
19 51 (2.34%) PowerShell
20 47 (2.16%) VBA
Qualifications
1 349 (16.01%) Degree
2 48 (2.20%) Security Cleared
3 29 (1.33%) RHCE
4 23 (1.06%) SC Cleared
5 19 (0.87%) PhD
6 16 (0.73%) Oracle Certification
7 14 (0.64%) OCP
7 14 (0.64%) LPIC
8 12 (0.55%) RHCA
9 10 (0.46%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (0.18%) Microsoft Certification
10 4 (0.18%) ISEB
10 4 (0.18%) MCSE
10 4 (0.18%) MCSA
10 4 (0.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 3 (0.14%) RHCSA
11 3 (0.14%) CCNP
11 3 (0.14%) CCNA
12 2 (0.092%) PMP
12 2 (0.092%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (2.71%) QA
2 6 (0.28%) PCI DSS
3 5 (0.23%) ISO 9001
4 4 (0.18%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.14%) PMBOK
6 2 (0.092%) SLA
7 1 (0.046%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.046%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 152 (6.97%) VMware Infrastructure
2 140 (6.42%) Docker
3 89 (4.08%) Varnish
4 67 (3.07%) VirtualBox
5 48 (2.20%) KVM
6 38 (1.74%) Postfix
6 38 (1.74%) Samba
7 34 (1.56%) Xen
8 33 (1.51%) HDFS
9 31 (1.42%) iptables
10 26 (1.19%) XenServer
11 18 (0.83%) Oracle RAC
11 18 (0.83%) Active Directory
12 15 (0.69%) NFS
13 13 (0.60%) Hyper-V
14 11 (0.50%) vSphere
15 8 (0.37%) Oracle Clusterware
16 7 (0.32%) VMware ESXi
17 6 (0.28%) Squid
17 6 (0.28%) LXC
Systems Management
1 336 (15.41%) Puppet
2 221 (10.14%) Opscode Chef
3 172 (7.89%) Ansible
4 132 (6.06%) Nagios
5 127 (5.83%) Vagrant
6 79 (3.62%) Salt
7 67 (3.07%) ZABBIX
8 30 (1.38%) Kubernetes
9 28 (1.28%) Cacti
10 24 (1.10%) HAProxy
11 22 (1.01%) Data Guard
11 22 (1.01%) Kibana
12 21 (0.96%) Apache Shiro
13 20 (0.92%) Mesos
14 18 (0.83%) logstash
15 12 (0.55%) Tivoli
16 11 (0.50%) OpenNMS
16 11 (0.50%) Graphite
17 10 (0.46%) Sysprep
17 10 (0.46%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 627 (28.76%) Oracle
2 220 (10.09%) VMware
3 179 (8.21%) Red Hat
4 131 (6.01%) Microsoft
5 130 (5.96%) Google
6 63 (2.89%) Splunk
7 54 (2.48%) Zend
8 49 (2.25%) SaltStack
9 46 (2.11%) Rackspace
10 44 (2.02%) Sybase
11 38 (1.74%) New Relic
12 37 (1.70%) Tableau
13 34 (1.56%) Cisco
14 30 (1.38%) Talend
15 28 (1.28%) Facebook
15 28 (1.28%) IBM
16 27 (1.24%) Twitter
16 27 (1.24%) Atlassian
17 25 (1.15%) Citrix
18 23 (1.06%) NetApp
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