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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 326 388 343
Rank change year-on-year
+62 -45
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 933 693 855
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.84% 0.64% 0.75%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.83% 2.00% 2.28%
Number of salaries quoted 791 564 738
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,400 £60,000 £64,300
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +5.12%

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
32961 34625 37489
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 29.83% 32.12% 32.91%
Number of salaries quoted 28292 29471 33449
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 24 December 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 24 December 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 +60 889 £50,000 +11.11% 96
London +65 437 £55,000 +10.00% 45
South East +34 171 £47,500 +26.66% 25
South West +55 100 £37,500 -11.76% 5
City of London +26 81 £55,000 +15.78% 13
Hampshire +1 54 £55,000 +69.23% 14
North West -2 53 £40,000 -11.11% 11
East of England +8 52 £32,500 -12.75% 3
Manchester +3 40 £40,000 -11.11% 6
Yorkshire -1 38 £35,000 +7.69% 3
Oxfordshire +27 35 £50,000 - 6
Southampton +24 35 £55,000 +69.23% 9
Bristol +11 33 £40,000 -30.43% 1
Brighton +5 32 £36,750 +41.34% 1
East Sussex +4 32 £36,750 +41.34% 1
West Midlands -31 31 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Cambridge +16 28 £32,500 -3.70%
Cambridgeshire +10 28 £32,500 -3.70%
Oxford +33 25 £50,000 - 4
Wiltshire +17 25 £35,000 -13.58%
Berkshire -4 22 £60,000 +20.00% 3
Chippenham - 22 £35,000 -
Leeds +4 19 £40,000 +23.07% 1
West Yorkshire +4 19 £40,000 +23.07% 1
Hertfordshire -7 19 £32,500 -38.67% 2
Scotland -5 18 £40,000 -21.56%
Devon +5 15 £42,300 - 1
Surrey +1 13 £48,750 +42.33%
Glasgow -3 12 £40,000 -40.74%
Watford -9 12 £32,500 -29.72% 2

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 1089 (57.65%) MySQL
2 1020 (54.00%) Linux
3 794 (42.03%) Agile Software Development
4 716 (37.90%) Java
5 667 (35.31%) JavaScript
6 656 (34.73%) Python
7 635 (33.62%) SQL
8 607 (32.13%) HTML
9 538 (28.48%) CSS
10 526 (27.85%) Git (software)
11 462 (24.46%) PHP
12 461 (24.40%) Ruby
13 445 (23.56%) jQuery
14 440 (23.29%) Oracle
14 440 (23.29%) Apache
15 431 (22.82%) TDD
16 423 (22.39%) Open Source
17 397 (21.02%) SQL Server
18 389 (20.59%) MongoDB
19 360 (19.06%) Degree
20 358 (18.95%) Perl
21 322 (17.05%) Puppet
22 308 (16.30%) Relational Database
23 299 (15.83%) Opscode Chef
24 298 (15.78%) Scrum
25 297 (15.72%) Software Engineering
26 293 (15.51%) NoSQL
27 285 (15.09%) Windows
28 270 (14.29%) OO
29 264 (13.98%) Computer Science

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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
1 440 (23.29%) Apache
2 259 (13.71%) Tomcat
3 163 (8.63%) Node.js
4 161 (8.52%) nginx
5 89 (4.71%) Apache Solr
6 81 (4.29%) JBoss
7 80 (4.24%) Elasticsearch
8 68 (3.60%) WordPress
9 66 (3.49%) IIS
10 55 (2.91%) OpenStack
11 41 (2.17%) Drupal
12 33 (1.75%) Confluence
13 27 (1.43%) Gunicorn
13 27 (1.43%) Jetty
14 26 (1.38%) Apache Pig
15 25 (1.32%) CMS
16 24 (1.27%) WebLogic
16 24 (1.27%) GlassFish
17 23 (1.22%) Apache Spark
18 16 (0.85%) WebSphere
Applications
1 55 (2.91%) MS Excel
2 18 (0.95%) SPSS
3 15 (0.79%) Photoshop
4 8 (0.42%) MS Office
4 8 (0.42%) PowerPivot
5 7 (0.37%) Adobe Illustrator
6 6 (0.32%) ArcView
7 5 (0.26%) GIMP
8 3 (0.16%) Weka
8 3 (0.16%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 42 (2.22%) Shopify
2 21 (1.11%) Magento
3 9 (0.48%) RiskWrite
3 9 (0.48%) Google Analytics
4 6 (0.32%) Hyperion Planning
4 6 (0.32%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 6 (0.32%) Cognos TM1
5 5 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (0.11%) SAP SRM
6 2 (0.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (0.11%) Oracle Cash Management
7 1 (0.053%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 158 (8.36%) Amazon AWS
2 40 (2.12%) Amazon EC2
3 35 (1.85%) SaaS
4 30 (1.59%) Heroku
4 30 (1.59%) GitHub
5 26 (1.38%) Amazon S3
6 24 (1.27%) PaaS
7 19 (1.01%) Cloud Computing
8 16 (0.85%) Microsoft Azure
9 15 (0.79%) Amazon EMR
10 10 (0.53%) Google Cloud Platform
11 9 (0.48%) Basecamp
11 9 (0.48%) IaaS
12 8 (0.42%) Amazon SQS
13 7 (0.37%) OpenShift
14 6 (0.32%) Joyent
15 5 (0.26%) Route 53
16 2 (0.11%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 158 (8.36%) HTTP
2 97 (5.13%) TCP/IP
3 75 (3.97%) Firewall
4 73 (3.86%) DNS
5 67 (3.55%) LDAP
6 63 (3.34%) Internet
7 38 (2.01%) VoIP
8 34 (1.80%) DHCP
8 34 (1.80%) SSH
8 34 (1.80%) Network Security
9 33 (1.75%) Wi-Fi
9 33 (1.75%) SMTP
10 28 (1.48%) SAN
11 26 (1.38%) VPN
12 23 (1.22%) NAS
13 20 (1.06%) SNMP
14 18 (0.95%) FTP
14 18 (0.95%) SSL
15 17 (0.90%) HTTPS
16 16 (0.85%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1089 (57.65%) MySQL
2 397 (21.02%) SQL Server
3 389 (20.59%) MongoDB
4 308 (16.30%) Relational Database
5 293 (15.51%) NoSQL
6 200 (10.59%) Redis
7 172 (9.11%) Big Data
8 164 (8.68%) Hadoop
9 134 (7.09%) RDBMS
10 113 (5.98%) Apache Cassandra
11 83 (4.39%) Amazon Redshift
12 64 (3.39%) Data Warehouse
13 57 (3.02%) Oracle Database
14 50 (2.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 45 (2.38%) DB2
16 43 (2.28%) HBase
17 42 (2.22%) MariaDB
18 41 (2.17%) SQL Server 2008
19 35 (1.85%) Apache Hive
20 30 (1.59%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 526 (27.85%) Git (software)
2 214 (11.33%) Subversion
3 159 (8.42%) Jenkins
4 112 (5.93%) Maven
5 96 (5.08%) JUnit
6 95 (5.03%) JIRA
7 70 (3.71%) Eclipse
8 69 (3.65%) Hudson
9 64 (3.39%) Karma Test Runner
10 62 (3.28%) Cucumber
10 62 (3.28%) Selenium
11 54 (2.86%) CruiseControl
12 50 (2.65%) RSpec
13 48 (2.54%) Ant
14 47 (2.49%) Visual Studio
15 46 (2.44%) Jasmine
16 39 (2.06%) Mockito
17 37 (1.96%) Mercurial
18 25 (1.32%) TeamCity
19 21 (1.11%) Bitbucket
General
1 131 (6.93%) Finance
2 106 (5.61%) Games
3 54 (2.86%) Marketing
4 48 (2.54%) Publishing
5 46 (2.44%) Retail
6 20 (1.06%) Telecoms
7 18 (0.95%) Automotive
8 17 (0.90%) Legal
8 17 (0.90%) Advertising
9 13 (0.69%) Billing
10 11 (0.58%) Pharmaceutical
11 9 (0.48%) Banking
12 8 (0.42%) Electronics
12 8 (0.42%) Multimedia
13 7 (0.37%) Online Betting
13 7 (0.37%) French Language
14 4 (0.21%) German Language
14 4 (0.21%) Law
15 3 (0.16%) Manufacturing
15 3 (0.16%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 949 (50.24%) Developer
2 256 (13.55%) Java Developer
3 250 (13.23%) Administrator
4 182 (9.63%) Systems Administrator
5 156 (8.26%) Software Engineer
6 145 (7.68%) Senior Developer
7 134 (7.09%) Web Developer
8 133 (7.04%) Linux Administrator
9 129 (6.83%) Python Developer
10 110 (5.82%) PHP Developer
11 96 (5.08%) Architect
11 96 (5.08%) DBA
12 95 (5.03%) Linux Systems Administrator
13 73 (3.86%) Software Developer
14 69 (3.65%) Analyst
15 62 (3.28%) .NET Developer
16 55 (2.91%) Ruby Developer
17 54 (2.86%) DevOps Engineer
18 53 (2.81%) Java Software Engineer
19 48 (2.54%) Ruby on Rails Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 607 (32.13%) HTML
2 538 (28.48%) CSS
3 445 (23.56%) jQuery
4 242 (12.81%) Web Services
5 235 (12.44%) HTML5
6 229 (12.12%) XML
7 215 (11.38%) Spring
8 191 (10.11%) Django
9 187 (9.90%) RESTful
10 186 (9.85%) AngularJS
11 185 (9.79%) Hibernate
12 171 (9.05%) Ruby on Rails
13 162 (8.58%) .NET
14 150 (7.94%) JSON
15 147 (7.78%) CSS3
16 135 (7.15%) J2EE
17 130 (6.88%) Backbone.js
18 128 (6.78%) REST
19 115 (6.09%) Ajax
20 108 (5.72%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 423 (22.39%) Open Source
2 264 (13.98%) Computer Science
3 77 (4.08%) Algorithms
4 73 (3.86%) Analytical Skills
5 63 (3.34%) Replication
6 61 (3.23%) Mathematics
7 55 (2.91%) Clustering
8 54 (2.86%) GIS
9 48 (2.54%) User Experience
10 41 (2.17%) Social Media
11 34 (1.80%) Data Structures
12 29 (1.54%) Mobile App
12 29 (1.54%) Visualisation
13 27 (1.43%) Enterprise Software
13 27 (1.43%) Management Information System
14 26 (1.38%) Client/Server
15 25 (1.32%) iPad
16 19 (1.01%) Statistics
17 18 (0.95%) Digital Media
18 16 (0.85%) Online Gambling
Operating Systems
1 1020 (54.00%) Linux
2 285 (15.09%) Windows
3 233 (12.33%) UNIX
4 106 (5.61%) Ubuntu
5 104 (5.51%) Debian
6 101 (5.35%) CentOS
7 96 (5.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 61 (3.23%) Android
9 56 (2.96%) Apple iOS
10 49 (2.59%) Solaris
11 34 (1.80%) Mac OS X
12 30 (1.59%) Windows Server 2008
13 20 (1.06%) Oracle Linux
13 20 (1.06%) Windows 7
14 15 (0.79%) Windows Server 2012
14 15 (0.79%) FreeBSD
15 12 (0.64%) OpenBSD
16 11 (0.58%) Windows Server 2003
16 11 (0.58%) AIX
16 11 (0.58%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 794 (42.03%) Agile Software Development
2 431 (22.82%) TDD
3 298 (15.78%) Scrum
4 297 (15.72%) Software Engineering
5 270 (14.29%) OO
6 264 (13.98%) Continuous Integration
7 253 (13.39%) MVC
8 240 (12.71%) E-Commerce
9 204 (10.80%) DevOps
10 160 (8.47%) BDD
11 158 (8.36%) Configuration Management
12 132 (6.99%) Performance Tuning
13 125 (6.62%) Web Development
14 124 (6.56%) OOP
15 117 (6.19%) Mentoring
16 97 (5.13%) Unit Testing
17 81 (4.29%) Kanban
18 75 (3.97%) Analytics
19 72 (3.81%) Business Intelligence
20 60 (3.18%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 716 (37.90%) Java
2 667 (35.31%) JavaScript
3 656 (34.73%) Python
4 635 (33.62%) SQL
5 462 (24.46%) PHP
6 461 (24.40%) Ruby
7 358 (18.95%) Perl
8 230 (12.18%) Bash Shell
9 166 (8.79%) C#
10 105 (5.56%) Shell Script
11 100 (5.29%) C++
12 67 (3.55%) C
13 51 (2.70%) Groovy
14 50 (2.65%) PL/SQL
14 50 (2.65%) T-SQL
15 48 (2.54%) PHP5
16 42 (2.22%) Scala
17 36 (1.91%) XPath
18 26 (1.38%) XQuery
19 25 (1.32%) VBA
Qualifications
1 360 (19.06%) Degree
2 36 (1.91%) Security Cleared
3 24 (1.27%) SC Cleared
4 12 (0.64%) RHCE
5 9 (0.48%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (0.42%) MCSE
7 6 (0.32%) IBM Certification
7 6 (0.32%) RHCSA
8 5 (0.26%) RHCA
8 5 (0.26%) PhD
9 4 (0.21%) CCNA
9 4 (0.21%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (0.21%) Postgraduate
9 4 (0.21%) DV Cleared
10 3 (0.16%) HND
10 3 (0.16%) CCNP
10 3 (0.16%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 2 (0.11%) MCSA
11 2 (0.11%) MCITP
11 2 (0.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 63 (3.34%) QA
2 13 (0.69%) ISO 9001
3 12 (0.64%) SLA
4 10 (0.53%) PCI DSS
5 6 (0.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 5 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 5 (0.26%) DICOM
7 1 (0.053%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.053%) COBIT
System Software
1 124 (6.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 77 (4.08%) Xen
3 76 (4.02%) KVM
4 47 (2.49%) Active Directory
5 44 (2.33%) Varnish
6 32 (1.69%) Snort
7 30 (1.59%) Samba
8 28 (1.48%) NFS
9 27 (1.43%) VirtualBox
10 22 (1.16%) Postfix
11 20 (1.06%) vSphere
11 20 (1.06%) Docker
12 17 (0.90%) Hyper-V
13 16 (0.85%) HDFS
14 13 (0.69%) LXC
15 12 (0.64%) VMware ESX
16 10 (0.53%) VMware ESXi
17 9 (0.48%) XenServer
18 7 (0.37%) qmail
18 7 (0.37%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 322 (17.05%) Puppet
2 299 (15.83%) Opscode Chef
3 154 (8.15%) Nagios
4 96 (5.08%) Ansible
5 79 (4.18%) Vagrant
6 65 (3.44%) Cacti
7 60 (3.18%) Salt
8 47 (2.49%) ZABBIX
9 37 (1.96%) Graphite
10 22 (1.16%) HAProxy
11 21 (1.11%) Hadoop YARN
12 20 (1.06%) logstash
12 20 (1.06%) StatsD
12 20 (1.06%) Munin
13 17 (0.90%) Capistrano
14 16 (0.85%) collectd
15 15 (0.79%) Zenoss
16 11 (0.58%) Tivoli
17 10 (0.53%) OpenNMS
17 10 (0.53%) Icinga
Vendors
1 440 (23.29%) Oracle
2 156 (8.26%) VMware
3 127 (6.72%) Red Hat
4 114 (6.03%) Microsoft
5 55 (2.91%) Sybase
6 53 (2.81%) Zend
7 49 (2.59%) Rackspace
8 40 (2.12%) Google
9 32 (1.69%) Tableau
10 31 (1.64%) Cisco
11 29 (1.54%) HP
12 28 (1.48%) ESRI
13 27 (1.43%) Facebook
14 25 (1.32%) IBM
14 25 (1.32%) NetApp
15 20 (1.06%) SaltStack
16 18 (0.95%) hybris
17 17 (0.90%) SAP
18 15 (0.79%) Sun
19 14 (0.74%) Hortonworks
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