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

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 274 311 399
Rank change year-on-year
+37 +88
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 1150 1054 657
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.05% 0.89% 0.60%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.36% 2.83% 1.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1005 867 568
Average salary £46,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +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
34271 37202 34944
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 31.16% 31.42% 32.03%
Number of salaries quoted 28966 31727 30224
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 £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +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 6 May 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 May 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
(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 +35 1074 £47,500 +5.55% 129
London +25 537 £55,000 +10.00% 62
South East +2 187 £40,000 -5.88% 25
City of London +47 109 £51,250 +2.50% 18
East of England +38 84 £43,900 -2.44% 9
North West +43 77 £40,000 +14.90% 10
West Midlands -11 62 £47,500 +11.76% 5
South West -7 61 £35,000 -6.66% 11
Manchester +58 58 £40,000 -11.11% 8
Hampshire +37 53 £40,000 -5.88% 7
Scotland +30 52 £40,000 - 8
East Sussex -20 52 £40,000 -5.88% 6
Brighton -15 51 £40,000 -5.88% 4
Yorkshire +28 47 £37,500 -16.66% 5
Warwickshire +7 47 £47,500 -5.00% 2
Cambridge +47 41 £45,000 +32.35% 2
Cambridgeshire +41 41 £45,000 +26.76% 2
Edinburgh +27 34 £39,250 +45.37% 5
Warwick +13 32 £47,500 -5.00%
Berkshire +4 32 £45,000 -5.26% 2
West Yorkshire +21 29 £40,000 -23.80% 3
Leeds +20 27 £40,000 -38.46% 3
Southampton +16 26 £35,000 +3.70% 5
Bristol +11 26 £37,500 -11.76% 3
Reading +1 24 £47,500 -9.52% 1
Wiltshire +14 23 £35,000 -6.66% 2
Chippenham +12 23 £35,000 -6.66% 2
Hertfordshire -17 22 £55,000 +3.77% 5
Surrey +7 20 £40,000 -6.97% 4
Oxfordshire +5 18 £39,750 -11.66% 1

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 1085 (51.62%) MySQL
2 1027 (48.86%) Linux
3 917 (43.63%) Agile Software Development
4 861 (40.96%) Java
5 815 (38.77%) JavaScript
6 774 (36.82%) SQL
7 754 (35.87%) Python
8 707 (33.63%) HTML
9 624 (29.69%) CSS
10 571 (27.16%) Oracle
11 546 (25.98%) Git (software)
12 497 (23.64%) SQL Server
13 483 (22.98%) Ruby
14 473 (22.50%) PHP
15 462 (21.98%) TDD
16 438 (20.84%) Apache
17 432 (20.55%) MongoDB
18 426 (20.27%) jQuery
19 390 (18.55%) Open Source
20 357 (16.98%) Amazon AWS
21 338 (16.08%) Perl
22 331 (15.75%) XML
23 329 (15.65%) Relational Database
24 328 (15.60%) Continuous Integration
25 320 (15.22%) Tomcat
26 316 (15.03%) Puppet
27 304 (14.46%) Degree
28 298 (14.18%) Web Services
29 289 (13.75%) NoSQL
30 283 (13.46%) Software Engineering

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 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
1 438 (20.84%) Apache
2 320 (15.22%) Tomcat
3 163 (7.75%) nginx
4 142 (6.76%) Node.js
5 127 (6.04%) JBoss
6 96 (4.57%) Elasticsearch
7 66 (3.14%) WordPress
8 65 (3.09%) CMS
9 59 (2.81%) Apache Pig
10 54 (2.57%) Apache Solr
11 50 (2.38%) Drupal
12 44 (2.09%) IIS
13 42 (2.00%) OpenStack
14 41 (1.95%) Confluence
14 41 (1.95%) GlassFish
15 29 (1.38%) Joomla!
16 28 (1.33%) WebLogic
17 27 (1.28%) SharePoint
18 21 (1.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
19 19 (0.90%) Jetty
Applications
1 91 (4.33%) MS Excel
2 23 (1.09%) MS Office
3 9 (0.43%) Photoshop
3 9 (0.43%) SPSS
4 4 (0.19%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (0.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.048%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 43 (2.05%) Magento
2 11 (0.52%) Odoo
2 11 (0.52%) Shopify
3 6 (0.29%) Cognos TM1
3 6 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 6 (0.29%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 6 (0.29%) Hyperion Planning
4 4 (0.19%) Oracle BPM
5 2 (0.095%) SAP SRM
5 2 (0.095%) Adobe Campaign
5 2 (0.095%) RiskWrite
5 2 (0.095%) Oracle Cash Management
6 1 (0.048%) Sage ERP X3
6 1 (0.048%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 357 (16.98%) Amazon AWS
2 58 (2.76%) SaaS
2 58 (2.76%) Amazon EC2
3 50 (2.38%) Amazon S3
4 49 (2.33%) Heroku
5 41 (1.95%) GitHub
6 38 (1.81%) Amazon EMR
7 24 (1.14%) Microsoft Azure
8 22 (1.05%) IaaS
9 21 (1.00%) PaaS
10 18 (0.86%) Cloud Computing
10 18 (0.86%) Google Cloud Platform
11 16 (0.76%) Google Analytics
12 15 (0.71%) AWS CloudFormation
13 12 (0.57%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 11 (0.52%) CloudFront
15 10 (0.48%) AWS OpsWorks
16 8 (0.38%) Sumo Logic
17 6 (0.29%) OpenShift
18 5 (0.24%) Engine Yard
Communications & Networking
1 181 (8.61%) HTTP
2 95 (4.52%) DNS
3 91 (4.33%) Firewall
4 81 (3.85%) Internet
5 56 (2.66%) TCP/IP
6 55 (2.62%) LDAP
7 52 (2.47%) SMTP
8 49 (2.33%) Network Security
9 43 (2.05%) BGP
10 41 (1.95%) VPN
11 40 (1.90%) LAN
12 36 (1.71%) DHCP
13 33 (1.57%) OSPF
14 32 (1.52%) SAN
15 29 (1.38%) WAN
16 27 (1.28%) IMAP
17 26 (1.24%) iSCSI
18 24 (1.14%) Kerberos
18 24 (1.14%) FTP
18 24 (1.14%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1085 (51.62%) MySQL
2 497 (23.64%) SQL Server
3 432 (20.55%) MongoDB
4 329 (15.65%) Relational Database
5 289 (13.75%) NoSQL
6 199 (9.47%) Hadoop
7 197 (9.37%) Redis
8 162 (7.71%) Big Data
9 134 (6.37%) Data Warehouse
10 112 (5.33%) RDBMS
11 106 (5.04%) Apache Cassandra
12 88 (4.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 86 (4.09%) Oracle Database
14 84 (4.00%) Amazon Redshift
15 79 (3.76%) Apache Hive
16 76 (3.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 65 (3.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 59 (2.81%) QlikView
19 55 (2.62%) Mahout
20 54 (2.57%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 546 (25.98%) Git (software)
2 279 (13.27%) Jenkins
3 216 (10.28%) Subversion
4 168 (7.99%) Maven
5 111 (5.28%) JUnit
6 105 (5.00%) Eclipse
7 102 (4.85%) JIRA
8 71 (3.38%) Karma Test Runner
9 56 (2.66%) Mercurial
10 52 (2.47%) Selenium
11 50 (2.38%) Cucumber
12 47 (2.24%) Hudson
13 41 (1.95%) Jasmine
13 41 (1.95%) TestNG
14 39 (1.86%) Talend Open Studio
15 38 (1.81%) Ant
16 37 (1.76%) Mockito
17 35 (1.67%) CruiseControl
18 34 (1.62%) Visual Studio
18 34 (1.62%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 187 (8.90%) Finance
2 108 (5.14%) Games
3 80 (3.81%) Telecoms
4 78 (3.71%) Marketing
5 68 (3.24%) Retail
6 53 (2.52%) Publishing
7 49 (2.33%) Billing
8 36 (1.71%) Advertising
9 30 (1.43%) Electronics
10 27 (1.28%) Multimedia
11 23 (1.09%) Banking
12 14 (0.67%) Legal
12 14 (0.67%) Automotive
12 14 (0.67%) Online Betting
13 12 (0.57%) Pharmaceutical
13 12 (0.57%) Financial Institution
14 10 (0.48%) Manufacturing
15 8 (0.38%) Portuguese Language
16 3 (0.14%) Law
17 2 (0.095%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 1210 (57.56%) Developer
2 325 (15.46%) Java Developer
3 201 (9.56%) Senior Developer
4 170 (8.09%) Administrator
5 156 (7.42%) Python Developer
6 154 (7.33%) PHP Developer
7 135 (6.42%) Systems Administrator
8 123 (5.85%) Software Engineer
9 101 (4.80%) DBA
10 98 (4.66%) DevOps Engineer
11 87 (4.14%) Linux Administrator
12 85 (4.04%) Web Developer
13 84 (4.00%) Lead Developer
14 80 (3.81%) Architect
15 79 (3.76%) Linux Systems Administrator
16 73 (3.47%) Analyst
17 72 (3.43%) Software Developer
18 69 (3.28%) .NET Developer
19 68 (3.24%) Senior Java Developer
20 51 (2.43%) Python/Django Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 707 (33.63%) HTML
2 624 (29.69%) CSS
3 426 (20.27%) jQuery
4 331 (15.75%) XML
5 298 (14.18%) Web Services
6 268 (12.75%) Spring
7 250 (11.89%) Django
8 233 (11.08%) Hibernate
9 201 (9.56%) JSON
9 201 (9.56%) HTML5
10 200 (9.51%) RESTful
11 192 (9.13%) AngularJS
12 177 (8.42%) REST
13 175 (8.33%) .NET
14 157 (7.47%) J2EE
15 139 (6.61%) CSS3
16 128 (6.09%) Ruby on Rails
17 125 (5.95%) Java EE
18 120 (5.71%) Ajax
19 109 (5.19%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 390 (18.55%) Open Source
2 222 (10.56%) Computer Science
3 149 (7.09%) Analytical Skills
4 72 (3.43%) Visualisation
5 56 (2.66%) User Experience
6 55 (2.62%) Clustering
7 51 (2.43%) Replication
8 47 (2.24%) Mathematics
8 47 (2.24%) Mobile App
9 38 (1.81%) Social Media
10 37 (1.76%) Algorithms
11 35 (1.67%) Data Structures
11 35 (1.67%) Enterprise Software
12 34 (1.62%) Management Information System
13 28 (1.33%) GIS
14 27 (1.28%) Wiki
15 22 (1.05%) Social Network
16 21 (1.00%) Statistics
16 21 (1.00%) Client/Server
17 19 (0.90%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 1027 (48.86%) Linux
2 258 (12.27%) Windows
3 236 (11.23%) UNIX
4 125 (5.95%) CentOS
5 121 (5.76%) Ubuntu
6 115 (5.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 97 (4.61%) Debian
8 81 (3.85%) Android
9 60 (2.85%) Apple iOS
10 42 (2.00%) Solaris
11 36 (1.71%) Windows Server 2003
12 35 (1.67%) Windows Server 2008
13 33 (1.57%) Windows Server 2012
14 17 (0.81%) Mac OS X
15 15 (0.71%) FreeBSD
16 12 (0.57%) CoreOS
17 11 (0.52%) openSUSE
18 10 (0.48%) Windows 7
18 10 (0.48%) Oracle Linux
19 5 (0.24%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 917 (43.63%) Agile Software Development
2 462 (21.98%) TDD
3 328 (15.60%) Continuous Integration
4 283 (13.46%) Software Engineering
5 280 (13.32%) DevOps
6 279 (13.27%) MVC
7 270 (12.84%) Scrum
8 245 (11.66%) OO
9 215 (10.23%) E-Commerce
10 196 (9.32%) Mentoring
11 162 (7.71%) Business Intelligence
12 148 (7.04%) Unit Testing
13 141 (6.71%) Analytics
14 138 (6.57%) Configuration Management
15 130 (6.18%) BDD
16 121 (5.76%) Web Development
17 110 (5.23%) SOA
18 103 (4.90%) OOP
19 102 (4.85%) ETL
20 101 (4.80%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 861 (40.96%) Java
2 815 (38.77%) JavaScript
3 774 (36.82%) SQL
4 754 (35.87%) Python
5 483 (22.98%) Ruby
6 473 (22.50%) PHP
7 338 (16.08%) Perl
8 259 (12.32%) Bash Shell
9 187 (8.90%) C#
10 115 (5.47%) C++
11 77 (3.66%) T-SQL
12 74 (3.52%) C
13 69 (3.28%) PL/SQL
13 69 (3.28%) Shell Script
14 64 (3.04%) Scala
15 59 (2.81%) PHP5
16 51 (2.43%) PowerShell
17 42 (2.00%) R
18 41 (1.95%) Go
18 41 (1.95%) VBA
Qualifications
1 304 (14.46%) Degree
2 47 (2.24%) Security Cleared
3 19 (0.90%) SC Cleared
4 17 (0.81%) Oracle Certification
4 17 (0.81%) RHCE
5 16 (0.76%) OCP
6 13 (0.62%) PhD
6 13 (0.62%) LPIC
7 11 (0.52%) Microsoft Certification
8 10 (0.48%) Cisco Certification
9 9 (0.43%) MCSE
9 9 (0.43%) RHCA
10 7 (0.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 6 (0.29%) IBM Certification
11 6 (0.29%) RHCSA
12 5 (0.24%) DV Cleared
13 4 (0.19%) PMP
13 4 (0.19%) PMI Certification
13 4 (0.19%) CCNA
14 3 (0.14%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 77 (3.66%) QA
2 16 (0.76%) SLA
3 12 (0.57%) ISO 9001
4 6 (0.29%) PCI DSS
4 6 (0.29%) Data Quality
4 6 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (0.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.14%) PMBOK
7 1 (0.048%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 127 (6.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 85 (4.04%) Docker
3 76 (3.62%) Varnish
4 46 (2.19%) VirtualBox
4 46 (2.19%) KVM
5 44 (2.09%) Active Directory
6 35 (1.67%) Xen
7 32 (1.52%) Postfix
8 31 (1.47%) Samba
9 27 (1.28%) iptables
10 24 (1.14%) XenServer
11 23 (1.09%) Hyper-V
12 20 (0.95%) vSphere
12 20 (0.95%) Oracle RAC
13 19 (0.90%) NFS
14 15 (0.71%) HDFS
15 12 (0.57%) Terminal Services
16 10 (0.48%) VMware ESX
16 10 (0.48%) GlusterFS
17 9 (0.43%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 316 (15.03%) Puppet
2 257 (12.23%) Opscode Chef
3 130 (6.18%) Nagios
4 114 (5.42%) Ansible
5 105 (5.00%) Vagrant
6 71 (3.38%) ZABBIX
7 65 (3.09%) Salt
8 38 (1.81%) Cacti
9 28 (1.33%) logstash
10 21 (1.00%) Graphite
11 20 (0.95%) Data Guard
12 19 (0.90%) Tivoli
13 18 (0.86%) Zenoss
14 17 (0.81%) OpenNMS
15 16 (0.76%) HAProxy
15 16 (0.76%) Kibana
16 15 (0.71%) collectd
17 14 (0.67%) Munin
18 13 (0.62%) Sysprep
19 12 (0.57%) StatsD
Vendors
1 571 (27.16%) Oracle
2 198 (9.42%) VMware
3 173 (8.23%) Red Hat
4 164 (7.80%) Microsoft
5 100 (4.76%) Google
6 94 (4.47%) Zend
7 62 (2.95%) Sybase
8 61 (2.90%) Tableau
9 39 (1.86%) Facebook
9 39 (1.86%) Talend
10 38 (1.81%) Cisco
11 34 (1.62%) NetApp
12 33 (1.57%) Rackspace
13 32 (1.52%) SAP
14 29 (1.38%) IBM
14 29 (1.38%) Splunk
15 28 (1.33%) SaltStack
16 26 (1.24%) HP
16 26 (1.24%) Citrix
17 25 (1.19%) Business Objects
UK
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus (20%), Pension
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £1 per month
Posted: 1 hour ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa 40000 + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Digital Gurus
Salary: £50000 - £65000 Per Annum Bonus + Benefits Available
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Staines, Middlesex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Nuneaton, Warwickshire
Delta Financial Systems Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
BAE Systems Applied Intelligence Ltd
Posted: 4 hours ago
East London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 5 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + + On Call + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 5 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum Plus corporate benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum Plus corporate benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Calibre Search Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Rackspace
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Energon People
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
West London
Hanover IT Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago