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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 321 370 362
Rank change year-on-year
+49 -8
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 960 691 816
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.84% 0.65% 0.69%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.77% 2.05% 2.24%
Number of salaries quoted 836 592 676
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 £31,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £44,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-9.60% +18.00%

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
34712 33696 36427
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 30.43% 31.65% 31.01%
Number of salaries quoted 29173 29214 32055
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 £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 23 September 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 23 September 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 +41 899 £45,000 -10.00% 107
London +25 440 £50,000 -4.76% 60
South East +29 157 £42,500 -12.82% 13
Brighton +33 81 £42,500 +6.25% 2
East Sussex +31 81 £42,500 +6.25% 2
City of London +24 76 £47,500 -5.00% 18
North West +6 65 £40,000 -5.88% 9
East of England +29 63 £39,500 -12.22% 5
South West +20 62 £41,000 -8.88% 7
West Midlands +16 55 £35,000 -15.15% 3
Manchester +16 44 £40,000 +14.28% 6
Yorkshire -15 38 £37,500 -6.25% 6
Cambridgeshire +30 30 £37,500 -6.25% 3
Cambridge +22 30 £37,500 -6.25% 2
Scotland -11 28 £35,000 -17.15% 4
Wiltshire +13 23 £35,000 -22.22%
Glasgow +1 23 £35,000 -16.16% 3
Warwickshire +20 22 £32,500 -35.00%
West Yorkshire -10 22 £55,000 +37.50% 3
Leeds -19 22 £55,000 +37.50% 3
Chippenham - 22 £35,000 -
Coventry - 20 £35,000 -
Surrey -3 19 £48,750 +30.52% 1
Hertfordshire -13 19 £55,000 +15.78% 1
Berkshire -2 17 £40,000 -20.00%
Merseyside +5 15 £27,500 -45.00% 3
Oxfordshire -15 15 £42,500 -15.00% 2
Reading 0 14 £39,750 -20.50%
Liverpool +9 13 £27,500 -45.00% 3
Sheffield - 12 £37,500 - 1

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 1200 (55.97%) MySQL
2 1173 (54.71%) Linux
3 837 (39.04%) Agile Software Development
4 829 (38.67%) Java
5 766 (35.73%) Python
6 702 (32.74%) SQL
7 701 (32.70%) JavaScript
8 613 (28.59%) Git (software)
9 595 (27.75%) HTML
10 551 (25.70%) Oracle
11 523 (24.39%) CSS
12 497 (23.18%) Ruby
13 477 (22.25%) PHP
14 462 (21.55%) jQuery
15 459 (21.41%) Apache
16 441 (20.57%) SQL Server
17 436 (20.34%) TDD
18 418 (19.50%) Degree
19 416 (19.40%) Open Source
20 395 (18.42%) Perl
21 389 (18.14%) MongoDB
22 350 (16.32%) Puppet
23 347 (16.18%) Relational Database
24 333 (15.53%) Windows
25 314 (14.65%) Web Services
26 302 (14.09%) Tomcat
27 300 (13.99%) Computer Science
28 295 (13.76%) Scrum
29 292 (13.62%) NoSQL
30 282 (13.15%) Software Engineering

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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
1 459 (21.41%) Apache
2 302 (14.09%) Tomcat
3 184 (8.58%) nginx
4 183 (8.54%) Node.js
5 103 (4.80%) Apache Solr
6 85 (3.96%) IIS
7 64 (2.99%) Elasticsearch
8 57 (2.66%) OpenStack
9 55 (2.57%) CMS
10 52 (2.43%) WordPress
11 46 (2.15%) Drupal
12 36 (1.68%) Jetty
13 28 (1.31%) WebLogic
14 26 (1.21%) Gunicorn
15 23 (1.07%) MS Exchange
16 20 (0.93%) Adobe CQ
17 19 (0.89%) Confluence
18 18 (0.84%) SharePoint
19 17 (0.79%) SAS
20 14 (0.65%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 82 (3.82%) MS Excel
2 23 (1.07%) MS Office
3 17 (0.79%) Photoshop
4 12 (0.56%) SPSS
5 6 (0.28%) ArcView
6 5 (0.23%) GIMP
7 3 (0.14%) Weka
7 3 (0.14%) PowerPivot
8 1 (0.047%) MS Visio
8 1 (0.047%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.047%) Doxygen
Business Applications
1 39 (1.82%) Shopify
2 23 (1.07%) Magento
3 6 (0.28%) RiskWrite
4 5 (0.23%) Dynamics CRM
5 4 (0.19%) Google Analytics
6 2 (0.093%) SAP SRM
6 2 (0.093%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 2 (0.093%) Oracle CRM
7 1 (0.047%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.047%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 170 (7.93%) Amazon AWS
2 36 (1.68%) SaaS
3 35 (1.63%) GitHub
4 33 (1.54%) Cloud Computing
5 27 (1.26%) Heroku
6 24 (1.12%) Amazon EC2
7 20 (0.93%) Basecamp
8 17 (0.79%) Amazon S3
9 15 (0.70%) Microsoft Azure
10 14 (0.65%) PaaS
11 10 (0.47%) Amazon EMR
12 9 (0.42%) Joyent
13 8 (0.37%) Rackspace Cloud
14 7 (0.33%) CloudFront
15 4 (0.19%) IaaS
16 2 (0.093%) Amazon ELB
16 2 (0.093%) Google App Engine
17 1 (0.047%) OpenShift
17 1 (0.047%) Google Compute Engine
17 1 (0.047%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 167 (7.79%) HTTP
2 153 (7.14%) DNS
3 144 (6.72%) TCP/IP
4 83 (3.87%) LDAP
5 77 (3.59%) DHCP
6 73 (3.40%) Internet
7 72 (3.36%) Firewall
8 67 (3.13%) VoIP
9 61 (2.85%) SAN
10 57 (2.66%) SSH
11 52 (2.43%) VPN
12 51 (2.38%) SMTP
13 41 (1.91%) Wi-Fi
14 37 (1.73%) LAN
15 33 (1.54%) FTP
16 31 (1.45%) WAN
17 30 (1.40%) SSL
18 27 (1.26%) Ethernet
19 25 (1.17%) VLAN
20 24 (1.12%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1200 (55.97%) MySQL
2 441 (20.57%) SQL Server
3 389 (18.14%) MongoDB
4 347 (16.18%) Relational Database
5 292 (13.62%) NoSQL
6 198 (9.24%) Big Data
7 171 (7.98%) Redis
8 159 (7.42%) RDBMS
9 158 (7.37%) Hadoop
10 113 (5.27%) Apache Cassandra
11 99 (4.62%) Oracle Database
12 91 (4.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 86 (4.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 79 (3.68%) Amazon Redshift
15 76 (3.54%) Data Warehouse
16 75 (3.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 71 (3.31%) HBase
18 69 (3.22%) SQL Server 2008
19 51 (2.38%) CouchDB
20 50 (2.33%) Riak
Development Applications
1 613 (28.59%) Git (software)
2 235 (10.96%) Subversion
3 166 (7.74%) Jenkins
4 122 (5.69%) Maven
5 110 (5.13%) JUnit
6 94 (4.38%) JIRA
7 87 (4.06%) Cucumber
8 86 (4.01%) Selenium
9 72 (3.36%) RSpec
10 70 (3.26%) Hudson
11 67 (3.13%) Eclipse
12 53 (2.47%) Mockito
13 49 (2.29%) CruiseControl
14 42 (1.96%) Ant
15 41 (1.91%) Karma Test Runner
16 39 (1.82%) Jasmine
17 37 (1.73%) Visual Studio
18 31 (1.45%) Mercurial
19 27 (1.26%) Talend Open Studio
20 17 (0.79%) Capybara
General
1 169 (7.88%) Finance
2 106 (4.94%) Games
3 78 (3.64%) Retail
4 58 (2.71%) Marketing
5 48 (2.24%) Publishing
6 47 (2.19%) Telecoms
7 30 (1.40%) Advertising
8 18 (0.84%) Banking
8 18 (0.84%) Online Betting
9 17 (0.79%) Legal
10 10 (0.47%) Automotive
10 10 (0.47%) Multimedia
11 9 (0.42%) German Language
12 6 (0.28%) Billing
13 5 (0.23%) Financial Institution
13 5 (0.23%) Back Office
13 5 (0.23%) Spanish Language
13 5 (0.23%) Local Government
14 2 (0.093%) French Language
14 2 (0.093%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1068 (49.81%) Developer
2 363 (16.93%) Administrator
3 302 (14.09%) Systems Administrator
4 289 (13.48%) Java Developer
5 195 (9.10%) Linux Administrator
6 171 (7.98%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 150 (7.00%) Python Developer
8 148 (6.90%) Senior Developer
9 139 (6.48%) Web Developer
10 130 (6.06%) DBA
11 113 (5.27%) Architect
12 107 (4.99%) Software Engineer
13 94 (4.38%) PHP Developer
14 90 (4.20%) Software Developer
14 90 (4.20%) Ruby on Rails Developer
15 67 (3.13%) Ruby Developer
16 63 (2.94%) Senior Systems Administrator
17 60 (2.80%) Support Engineer
18 55 (2.57%) Junior
19 54 (2.52%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 595 (27.75%) HTML
2 523 (24.39%) CSS
3 462 (21.55%) jQuery
4 314 (14.65%) Web Services
5 252 (11.75%) Ruby on Rails
6 232 (10.82%) HTML5
7 208 (9.70%) Spring
8 207 (9.65%) Django
9 206 (9.61%) XML
10 169 (7.88%) Hibernate
11 159 (7.42%) RESTful
12 156 (7.28%) AngularJS
13 150 (7.00%) Ajax
14 147 (6.86%) .NET
15 133 (6.20%) CSS3
16 118 (5.50%) REST
17 115 (5.36%) J2EE
18 111 (5.18%) Backbone.js
19 100 (4.66%) LAMP
19 100 (4.66%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 416 (19.40%) Open Source
2 300 (13.99%) Computer Science
3 120 (5.60%) Social Media
4 109 (5.08%) Replication
5 76 (3.54%) Analytical Skills
6 63 (2.94%) Clustering
7 61 (2.85%) GIS
8 50 (2.33%) Mathematics
9 46 (2.15%) User Experience
10 40 (1.87%) Enterprise Software
10 40 (1.87%) Digital Media
11 33 (1.54%) Visualisation
12 27 (1.26%) N-Tier
13 24 (1.12%) Mobile App
14 23 (1.07%) Management Information System
15 19 (0.89%) Client/Server
15 19 (0.89%) iPad
16 18 (0.84%) Online Games
16 18 (0.84%) Data Integration
17 17 (0.79%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 1173 (54.71%) Linux
2 333 (15.53%) Windows
3 270 (12.59%) UNIX
4 150 (7.00%) Ubuntu
5 127 (5.92%) CentOS
6 116 (5.41%) Debian
7 109 (5.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 98 (4.57%) Android
9 93 (4.34%) Apple iOS
10 58 (2.71%) Windows Server 2008
11 46 (2.15%) Solaris
12 43 (2.01%) Mac OS X
12 43 (2.01%) Windows Server 2012
13 29 (1.35%) Windows 7
14 23 (1.07%) HPUX
15 21 (0.98%) Windows Server 2003
16 14 (0.65%) Fedora
17 13 (0.61%) SUSE
18 12 (0.56%) OpenBSD
19 11 (0.51%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 837 (39.04%) Agile Software Development
2 436 (20.34%) TDD
3 295 (13.76%) Scrum
4 282 (13.15%) Software Engineering
5 276 (12.87%) OO
6 241 (11.24%) E-Commerce
7 230 (10.73%) DevOps
8 228 (10.63%) Continuous Integration
9 168 (7.84%) MVC
10 166 (7.74%) BDD
11 158 (7.37%) Configuration Management
12 152 (7.09%) Performance Tuning
13 133 (6.20%) Mentoring
13 133 (6.20%) Web Development
14 131 (6.11%) Unit Testing
15 129 (6.02%) Business Intelligence
16 125 (5.83%) OOP
17 116 (5.41%) Analytics
18 88 (4.10%) Disaster Recovery
19 86 (4.01%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 829 (38.67%) Java
2 766 (35.73%) Python
3 702 (32.74%) SQL
4 701 (32.70%) JavaScript
5 497 (23.18%) Ruby
6 477 (22.25%) PHP
7 395 (18.42%) Perl
8 251 (11.71%) Bash Shell
9 135 (6.30%) C#
10 121 (5.64%) C++
11 114 (5.32%) Shell Script
12 62 (2.89%) C
13 60 (2.80%) Groovy
14 55 (2.57%) T-SQL
15 30 (1.40%) CoffeeScript
16 29 (1.35%) Scala
16 29 (1.35%) PL/SQL
17 24 (1.12%) TypeScript
18 22 (1.03%) VBA
19 21 (0.98%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 418 (19.50%) Degree
2 46 (2.15%) Security Cleared
3 28 (1.31%) Cisco Certification
4 27 (1.26%) CCNA
5 25 (1.17%) Microsoft Certification
6 23 (1.07%) SC Cleared
7 19 (0.89%) MCSA
8 12 (0.56%) MCSE
9 11 (0.51%) RHCE
10 8 (0.37%) PhD
11 7 (0.33%) CCNP
11 7 (0.33%) Postgraduate
12 4 (0.19%) MBA
13 2 (0.093%) Sun Certification
13 2 (0.093%) RHCA
13 2 (0.093%) HNC
13 2 (0.093%) DV Cleared
14 1 (0.047%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 1 (0.047%) BC Cleared
14 1 (0.047%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (3.03%) QA
2 16 (0.75%) Data Quality
3 11 (0.51%) PCI DSS
4 5 (0.23%) DICOM
5 4 (0.19%) ISO 9001
5 4 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (0.14%) COBIT
6 3 (0.14%) SLA
6 3 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 114 (5.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 90 (4.20%) Xen
3 81 (3.78%) KVM
4 61 (2.85%) Active Directory
5 60 (2.80%) Varnish
6 44 (2.05%) NFS
7 39 (1.82%) Samba
8 35 (1.63%) Snort
9 31 (1.45%) Postfix
10 30 (1.40%) Hyper-V
11 18 (0.84%) vSphere
11 18 (0.84%) VirtualBox
12 12 (0.56%) VMware ESXi
13 11 (0.51%) Squid
14 9 (0.42%) OpenSSH
15 7 (0.33%) VMware ESX
16 6 (0.28%) Docker
17 5 (0.23%) HDFS
18 4 (0.19%) SpamAssassin
18 4 (0.19%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 350 (16.32%) Puppet
2 241 (11.24%) Opscode Chef
3 179 (8.35%) Nagios
4 85 (3.96%) Ansible
5 54 (2.52%) Salt
6 52 (2.43%) Cacti
7 39 (1.82%) Vagrant
8 34 (1.59%) HAProxy
9 29 (1.35%) ZABBIX
10 21 (0.98%) Capistrano
11 16 (0.75%) Ganglia
12 15 (0.70%) WSUS
13 12 (0.56%) Opsview
14 11 (0.51%) Zenoss
15 10 (0.47%) YUM
15 10 (0.47%) Munin
16 9 (0.42%) CFEngine
16 9 (0.42%) Red Hat Spacewalk
17 8 (0.37%) SCCM
17 8 (0.37%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 551 (25.70%) Oracle
2 187 (8.72%) Red Hat
3 152 (7.09%) VMware
3 152 (7.09%) Microsoft
4 118 (5.50%) JBoss
5 58 (2.71%) Rackspace
6 39 (1.82%) Cisco
7 34 (1.59%) ESRI
8 31 (1.45%) Google
9 27 (1.26%) EnterpriseDB
9 27 (1.26%) Talend
9 27 (1.26%) HP
10 26 (1.21%) Adobe
11 25 (1.17%) Tableau
12 22 (1.03%) Sun
13 21 (0.98%) Sybase
14 20 (0.93%) Birst
15 18 (0.84%) IBM
15 18 (0.84%) Twitter
15 18 (0.84%) Zend
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Acceler-IT
Salary: From £20,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Acceler-IT
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum +bens+bonus
Posted: 3 hours ago
Chichester, West Sussex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £25000 to £32000 per annum - training and benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum Bonus Medical
Posted: 19 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 to £45000 per annum - fantastic benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum + bonus benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Stock + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Stock + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South West
ISL
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000 per annum + good benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £32000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + Health & Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £42000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £42000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago