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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 313 380 342
Rank change year-on-year
+67 -38
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 957 695 821
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.90% 0.68% 0.75%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.02% 2.13% 2.27%
Number of salaries quoted 812 573 728
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 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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
31731 32609 36157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 29.97% 31.79% 33.05%
Number of salaries quoted 27291 27655 32143
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +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 30 January 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 30 January 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 +79 913 £47,500 +5.55% 145
London +81 448 £52,500 +5.00% 67
South East +20 177 £47,500 +26.66% 42
South West +55 107 £35,000 -16.66% 4
City of London +39 84 £50,000 +5.26% 16
Hampshire +7 65 £55,000 +69.23% 14
East of England +9 57 £38,000 - 13
North West +9 54 £40,000 - 12
Southampton +17 42 £55,000 +69.23% 9
Manchester +17 39 £42,500 -15.00% 6
Oxfordshire +22 36 £42,500 -19.04% 7
Yorkshire -2 36 £40,000 +3.22% 2
Bristol +16 35 £40,000 +1.26% 2
West Midlands -14 30 £40,000 -5.88% 2
Hertfordshire +13 27 £38,500 -27.35% 4
Cambridgeshire -2 27 £38,000 - 8
Cambridge -5 26 £38,000 - 8
Brighton -6 26 £40,000 +53.84%
East Sussex -12 26 £40,000 +53.84% 1
Wiltshire +14 25 £35,000 -12.50%
Chippenham +14 24 £35,000 -12.50%
Oxford +14 24 £41,250 -17.50% 5
Leeds +3 23 £40,000 +23.07% 1
West Yorkshire -3 23 £40,000 +3.22% 1
Berkshire -21 23 £50,000 -9.09% 15
Dorset - 21 £35,000 - 1
Surrey +4 19 £47,500 +14.45% 1
Bournemouth - 19 £35,000 -
Scotland -32 18 £40,000 -21.56% 6
Watford - 15 £32,500 - 1

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 1104 (58.23%) MySQL
2 993 (52.37%) Linux
3 807 (42.56%) Agile Software Development
4 701 (36.97%) Java
5 684 (36.08%) JavaScript
6 664 (35.02%) SQL
7 645 (34.02%) Python
8 639 (33.70%) HTML
9 556 (29.32%) CSS
10 513 (27.06%) Git (software)
11 460 (24.26%) Oracle
12 449 (23.68%) PHP
12 449 (23.68%) TDD
13 444 (23.42%) Apache
14 441 (23.26%) Ruby
15 435 (22.94%) jQuery
16 430 (22.68%) SQL Server
17 415 (21.89%) MongoDB
18 395 (20.83%) Open Source
19 350 (18.46%) Perl
20 347 (18.30%) Degree
21 329 (17.35%) Puppet
22 302 (15.93%) Relational Database
23 298 (15.72%) Opscode Chef
24 297 (15.66%) NoSQL
25 294 (15.51%) Scrum
26 284 (14.98%) Windows
27 276 (14.56%) Continuous Integration
28 275 (14.50%) Software Engineering
29 270 (14.24%) OO

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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
1 444 (23.42%) Apache
2 265 (13.98%) Tomcat
3 162 (8.54%) nginx
4 157 (8.28%) Node.js
5 81 (4.27%) Elasticsearch
6 79 (4.17%) WordPress
6 79 (4.17%) Apache Solr
7 76 (4.01%) JBoss
8 70 (3.69%) IIS
9 46 (2.43%) OpenStack
10 45 (2.37%) Drupal
11 39 (2.06%) CMS
12 36 (1.90%) Confluence
13 34 (1.79%) Apache Pig
14 28 (1.48%) WebLogic
15 27 (1.42%) SharePoint
16 25 (1.32%) Joomla!
16 25 (1.32%) GlassFish
17 21 (1.11%) Jetty
18 18 (0.95%) Gunicorn
Applications
1 76 (4.01%) MS Excel
2 21 (1.11%) SPSS
3 12 (0.63%) MS Office
4 11 (0.58%) Photoshop
5 8 (0.42%) PowerPivot
6 6 (0.32%) Adobe Illustrator
7 3 (0.16%) Weka
7 3 (0.16%) MS Visio
8 2 (0.11%) GIMP
9 1 (0.053%) ArcView
Business Applications
1 40 (2.11%) Shopify
2 31 (1.64%) Magento
3 10 (0.53%) RiskWrite
3 10 (0.53%) Google Analytics
4 7 (0.37%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 7 (0.37%) Hyperion Planning
4 7 (0.37%) Cognos TM1
5 4 (0.21%) Oracle BPM
6 2 (0.11%) Oracle Cash Management
6 2 (0.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (0.11%) SAP SRM
7 1 (0.053%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.053%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 161 (8.49%) Amazon AWS
2 54 (2.85%) SaaS
3 46 (2.43%) Amazon EC2
4 35 (1.85%) Heroku
5 34 (1.79%) GitHub
6 32 (1.69%) Amazon S3
7 31 (1.64%) PaaS
8 17 (0.90%) Microsoft Azure
8 17 (0.90%) Cloud Computing
8 17 (0.90%) Amazon EMR
9 12 (0.63%) IaaS
10 8 (0.42%) Amazon SQS
11 7 (0.37%) Google Cloud Platform
11 7 (0.37%) OpenShift
12 5 (0.26%) Route 53
13 4 (0.21%) Joyent
14 3 (0.16%) Basecamp
15 2 (0.11%) Amazon ELB
15 2 (0.11%) Amazon Kinesis
15 2 (0.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 156 (8.23%) HTTP
2 80 (4.22%) Firewall
3 76 (4.01%) TCP/IP
4 67 (3.53%) Internet
5 65 (3.43%) DNS
6 61 (3.22%) LDAP
7 39 (2.06%) Network Security
8 31 (1.64%) SMTP
9 28 (1.48%) VPN
9 28 (1.48%) VoIP
10 27 (1.42%) SSH
10 27 (1.42%) Wi-Fi
11 26 (1.37%) DHCP
11 26 (1.37%) SAN
12 24 (1.27%) SNMP
12 24 (1.27%) BGP
13 20 (1.05%) NAS
14 17 (0.90%) OSPF
14 17 (0.90%) SSL
14 17 (0.90%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1104 (58.23%) MySQL
2 430 (22.68%) SQL Server
3 415 (21.89%) MongoDB
4 302 (15.93%) Relational Database
5 297 (15.66%) NoSQL
6 203 (10.71%) Redis
7 169 (8.91%) Big Data
8 159 (8.39%) Hadoop
9 119 (6.28%) RDBMS
10 110 (5.80%) Apache Cassandra
11 86 (4.54%) Data Warehouse
12 83 (4.38%) Amazon Redshift
13 62 (3.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 52 (2.74%) Oracle Database
15 43 (2.27%) Apache Hive
16 40 (2.11%) DB2
16 40 (2.11%) SQL Server 2008
17 38 (2.00%) MariaDB
18 36 (1.90%) QlikView
18 36 (1.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 513 (27.06%) Git (software)
2 208 (10.97%) Subversion
3 180 (9.49%) Jenkins
4 114 (6.01%) Maven
5 100 (5.27%) JIRA
6 91 (4.80%) JUnit
7 67 (3.53%) Hudson
8 66 (3.48%) Eclipse
9 64 (3.38%) Karma Test Runner
10 57 (3.01%) Cucumber
10 57 (3.01%) CruiseControl
11 50 (2.64%) Visual Studio
12 48 (2.53%) Ant
12 48 (2.53%) Selenium
13 42 (2.22%) Mercurial
13 42 (2.22%) RSpec
14 41 (2.16%) Jasmine
15 30 (1.58%) TeamCity
15 30 (1.58%) Mockito
16 26 (1.37%) Bitbucket
General
1 137 (7.23%) Finance
2 97 (5.12%) Games
3 64 (3.38%) Marketing
4 49 (2.58%) Publishing
5 45 (2.37%) Retail
6 31 (1.64%) Advertising
7 26 (1.37%) Telecoms
8 21 (1.11%) Billing
9 18 (0.95%) Automotive
10 17 (0.90%) Legal
11 12 (0.63%) Pharmaceutical
12 11 (0.58%) Banking
12 11 (0.58%) Multimedia
13 10 (0.53%) Electronics
14 8 (0.42%) French Language
15 6 (0.32%) Online Betting
16 4 (0.21%) Law
16 4 (0.21%) Financial Institution
17 3 (0.16%) Manufacturing
18 2 (0.11%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 997 (52.58%) Developer
2 258 (13.61%) Java Developer
3 226 (11.92%) Administrator
4 169 (8.91%) Senior Developer
5 160 (8.44%) Systems Administrator
6 139 (7.33%) Software Engineer
7 130 (6.86%) Python Developer
8 123 (6.49%) PHP Developer
9 113 (5.96%) Web Developer
10 112 (5.91%) Linux Administrator
11 98 (5.17%) Architect
12 86 (4.54%) DBA
13 78 (4.11%) Linux Systems Administrator
14 73 (3.85%) .NET Developer
15 71 (3.74%) Analyst
16 63 (3.32%) Software Developer
17 60 (3.16%) Lead Developer
18 59 (3.11%) DevOps Engineer
19 55 (2.90%) Ruby Developer
20 43 (2.27%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 639 (33.70%) HTML
2 556 (29.32%) CSS
3 435 (22.94%) jQuery
4 251 (13.24%) Web Services
5 246 (12.97%) XML
6 220 (11.60%) HTML5
7 205 (10.81%) Spring
8 202 (10.65%) AngularJS
9 196 (10.34%) RESTful
10 189 (9.97%) Django
11 173 (9.12%) Hibernate
12 166 (8.76%) .NET
13 163 (8.60%) JSON
14 152 (8.02%) CSS3
15 151 (7.96%) Ruby on Rails
16 146 (7.70%) J2EE
17 137 (7.23%) REST
18 125 (6.59%) Backbone.js
19 115 (6.07%) LAMP
20 105 (5.54%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 395 (20.83%) Open Source
2 249 (13.13%) Computer Science
3 93 (4.91%) Analytical Skills
4 59 (3.11%) Mathematics
5 55 (2.90%) Replication
6 54 (2.85%) Clustering
7 52 (2.74%) Algorithms
8 51 (2.69%) User Experience
9 48 (2.53%) GIS
10 37 (1.95%) Visualisation
11 35 (1.85%) Mobile App
12 31 (1.64%) Data Structures
13 30 (1.58%) Enterprise Software
13 30 (1.58%) Social Media
14 27 (1.42%) Client/Server
15 25 (1.32%) Management Information System
16 24 (1.27%) iPad
17 20 (1.05%) Statistics
18 19 (1.00%) Wiki
19 16 (0.84%) Online Gambling
Operating Systems
1 993 (52.37%) Linux
2 284 (14.98%) Windows
3 244 (12.87%) UNIX
4 114 (6.01%) CentOS
5 108 (5.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 107 (5.64%) Ubuntu
7 105 (5.54%) Debian
8 69 (3.64%) Android
9 57 (3.01%) Apple iOS
10 47 (2.48%) Solaris
11 27 (1.42%) Windows Server 2008
12 24 (1.27%) Mac OS X
13 22 (1.16%) Windows Server 2012
14 20 (1.05%) Oracle Linux
15 19 (1.00%) FreeBSD
16 14 (0.74%) Windows Server 2003
17 11 (0.58%) AIX
17 11 (0.58%) HPUX
18 10 (0.53%) Windows 7
19 8 (0.42%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 807 (42.56%) Agile Software Development
2 449 (23.68%) TDD
3 294 (15.51%) Scrum
4 276 (14.56%) Continuous Integration
5 275 (14.50%) Software Engineering
6 270 (14.24%) OO
7 264 (13.92%) MVC
8 253 (13.34%) E-Commerce
9 191 (10.07%) DevOps
10 155 (8.18%) Configuration Management
11 149 (7.86%) BDD
12 138 (7.28%) Mentoring
13 134 (7.07%) OOP
14 127 (6.70%) Performance Tuning
15 125 (6.59%) Web Development
16 94 (4.96%) Unit Testing
17 92 (4.85%) Analytics
18 85 (4.48%) Kanban
19 80 (4.22%) Business Intelligence
20 79 (4.17%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 701 (36.97%) Java
2 684 (36.08%) JavaScript
3 664 (35.02%) SQL
4 645 (34.02%) Python
5 449 (23.68%) PHP
6 441 (23.26%) Ruby
7 350 (18.46%) Perl
8 228 (12.03%) Bash Shell
9 164 (8.65%) C#
10 96 (5.06%) Shell Script
11 93 (4.91%) C++
12 70 (3.69%) C
13 61 (3.22%) PL/SQL
14 56 (2.95%) PHP5
15 51 (2.69%) T-SQL
16 46 (2.43%) Groovy
17 43 (2.27%) Scala
18 39 (2.06%) XPath
19 29 (1.53%) XQuery
20 28 (1.48%) R
Qualifications
1 347 (18.30%) Degree
2 39 (2.06%) Security Cleared
3 24 (1.27%) SC Cleared
4 12 (0.63%) Microsoft Certification
5 11 (0.58%) RHCE
6 9 (0.47%) MCSE
7 8 (0.42%) RHCSA
8 7 (0.37%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 7 (0.37%) IBM Certification
9 6 (0.32%) PhD
10 5 (0.26%) DV Cleared
10 5 (0.26%) RHCA
11 4 (0.21%) Postgraduate
12 3 (0.16%) HND
12 3 (0.16%) PMP
12 3 (0.16%) PMI Certification
12 3 (0.16%) OCP
12 3 (0.16%) Oracle Certification
13 2 (0.11%) Cisco Certification
13 2 (0.11%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 71 (3.74%) QA
2 16 (0.84%) SLA
3 14 (0.74%) ISO 9001
4 9 (0.47%) PCI DSS
5 7 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 5 (0.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 3 (0.16%) DICOM
8 2 (0.11%) Data Quality
System Software
1 133 (7.01%) VMware Infrastructure
2 64 (3.38%) Xen
3 58 (3.06%) KVM
4 54 (2.85%) Active Directory
5 48 (2.53%) Varnish
6 31 (1.64%) VirtualBox
7 28 (1.48%) Snort
8 26 (1.37%) Docker
9 23 (1.21%) Samba
10 22 (1.16%) NFS
11 21 (1.11%) Hyper-V
11 21 (1.11%) vSphere
12 17 (0.90%) Postfix
13 16 (0.84%) XenServer
14 13 (0.69%) VMware ESX
15 12 (0.63%) HDFS
16 9 (0.47%) Terminal Services
17 8 (0.42%) LXC
18 7 (0.37%) VMware ESXi
18 7 (0.37%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 329 (17.35%) Puppet
2 298 (15.72%) Opscode Chef
3 152 (8.02%) Nagios
4 93 (4.91%) Ansible
5 83 (4.38%) Vagrant
6 68 (3.59%) Cacti
7 61 (3.22%) Salt
8 57 (3.01%) ZABBIX
9 36 (1.90%) Graphite
10 27 (1.42%) logstash
11 24 (1.27%) StatsD
12 21 (1.11%) collectd
13 19 (1.00%) Munin
14 18 (0.95%) Tivoli
15 17 (0.90%) Capistrano
15 17 (0.90%) Hadoop YARN
16 16 (0.84%) Zenoss
17 15 (0.79%) HAProxy
18 13 (0.69%) OpenNMS
19 12 (0.63%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 460 (24.26%) Oracle
2 176 (9.28%) VMware
3 136 (7.17%) Red Hat
4 131 (6.91%) Microsoft
5 83 (4.38%) Zend
6 61 (3.22%) Sybase
7 50 (2.64%) Google
8 48 (2.53%) Tableau
9 44 (2.32%) Rackspace
10 33 (1.74%) NetApp
11 32 (1.69%) HP
12 31 (1.64%) Cisco
13 29 (1.53%) Facebook
14 24 (1.27%) IBM
15 22 (1.16%) ESRI
15 22 (1.16%) SaltStack
16 20 (1.05%) hybris
16 20 (1.05%) Talend
17 18 (0.95%) SAP
18 16 (0.84%) Endeca
London
Colston Consulting
Salary: £45k - 70k per year + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £42000 Per Annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Net Talent
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £70k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Spencer Rose
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum Flexi-hours, 25 days holiday, pension (5%), me
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + substantial benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum Flexible working from home
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + attractive benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Linux Recruit
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Chipping Norton, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum Plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Isleworth, Middlesex
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Middlesex
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Wooshii
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £60000.00 per annum + (DOE)
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago