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

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 311 358 363
Rank change year-on-year
+47 +5
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 989 769 753
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.93% 0.72% 0.70%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.07% 2.28% 2.14%
Number of salaries quoted 839 625 658
Average salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £31,500 £32,400
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +9.09%

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
32214 33769 35137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 30.19% 31.61% 32.48%
Number of salaries quoted 27472 28397 30815
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,713 £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 £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 3 March 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 3 March 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 +61 931 £47,500 +5.55% 124
London +54 446 £55,000 +15.78% 60
South East +21 177 £42,500 - 26
South West +27 95 £35,000 -12.50% 8
City of London +35 80 £50,000 +5.26% 10
East of England +11 67 £38,000 - 8
Hampshire +18 61 £55,000 +69.23% 9
North West -1 52 £37,500 -6.25% 14
Yorkshire +8 42 £40,000 -5.88% 5
West Midlands -13 41 £42,500 - 2
Southampton +7 39 £55,000 +69.23% 7
Manchester +24 36 £37,500 -25.00% 9
Cambridgeshire +10 36 £38,000 - 6
Cambridge +17 35 £38,000 - 5
Berkshire -1 33 £45,000 -18.18% 4
Bristol +12 31 £40,000 +6.66% 3
Scotland -10 30 £36,500 -23.15% 13
Leeds 0 28 £40,000 -27.27% 5
West Yorkshire -5 28 £40,000 -38.46% 5
Oxfordshire +14 27 £40,000 -15.78% 6
East Sussex -15 27 £40,000 +6.66% 3
Chippenham +29 26 £35,000 -12.50%
Wiltshire +18 26 £35,000 -12.50%
Hertfordshire +2 26 £48,750 -8.01% 1
Brighton -9 26 £40,000 +6.66%
Warwickshire +5 25 £42,500 - 1
Reading 0 19 £47,500 -13.63% 3
Edinburgh +24 18 £38,750 -3.12% 4
Dorset -10 15 £35,000 +16.66% 1
Bournemouth - 15 £35,000 -

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 1093 (55.94%) MySQL
2 1016 (52.00%) Linux
3 838 (42.89%) Agile Software Development
4 753 (38.54%) JavaScript
5 724 (37.05%) SQL
6 721 (36.90%) Java
7 669 (34.24%) Python
8 663 (33.93%) HTML
9 576 (29.48%) CSS
10 519 (26.56%) Git (software)
11 497 (25.44%) Oracle
12 479 (24.51%) PHP
13 478 (24.46%) SQL Server
14 448 (22.93%) TDD
15 443 (22.67%) Ruby
16 428 (21.90%) Apache
17 423 (21.65%) MongoDB
18 422 (21.60%) jQuery
19 376 (19.24%) Open Source
20 341 (17.45%) Perl
21 333 (17.04%) Degree
22 316 (16.17%) Puppet
23 310 (15.86%) Relational Database
24 302 (15.46%) Continuous Integration
25 293 (14.99%) NoSQL
26 285 (14.59%) MVC
27 284 (14.53%) Scrum
28 283 (14.48%) OO
29 282 (14.43%) Opscode Chef
30 281 (14.38%) XML

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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
1 428 (21.90%) Apache
2 279 (14.28%) Tomcat
3 156 (7.98%) nginx
4 140 (7.16%) Node.js
5 96 (4.91%) JBoss
6 71 (3.63%) IIS
7 70 (3.58%) Elasticsearch
8 65 (3.33%) WordPress
8 65 (3.33%) Apache Solr
9 48 (2.46%) Apache Pig
10 45 (2.30%) OpenStack
11 41 (2.10%) Drupal
11 41 (2.10%) CMS
12 39 (2.00%) Confluence
13 33 (1.69%) GlassFish
14 31 (1.59%) SharePoint
15 30 (1.54%) WebLogic
16 25 (1.28%) Joomla!
17 21 (1.07%) SAS
18 19 (0.97%) Jetty
Applications
1 91 (4.66%) MS Excel
2 23 (1.18%) SPSS
3 15 (0.77%) MS Office
4 11 (0.56%) Photoshop
5 8 (0.41%) PowerPivot
6 6 (0.31%) Adobe Illustrator
7 3 (0.15%) Weka
8 2 (0.10%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 28 (1.43%) Magento
2 26 (1.33%) Shopify
3 14 (0.72%) Google Analytics
4 8 (0.41%) RiskWrite
5 7 (0.36%) Hyperion Planning
5 7 (0.36%) Cognos TM1
5 7 (0.36%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 4 (0.20%) Oracle BPM
7 3 (0.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 2 (0.10%) SAP SRM
8 2 (0.10%) Oracle Cash Management
9 1 (0.051%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 165 (8.44%) Amazon AWS
2 58 (2.97%) SaaS
3 55 (2.81%) Amazon EC2
4 44 (2.25%) GitHub
5 42 (2.15%) Amazon S3
6 41 (2.10%) Heroku
7 32 (1.64%) PaaS
8 25 (1.28%) Amazon EMR
9 21 (1.07%) Microsoft Azure
10 12 (0.61%) Cloud Computing
11 11 (0.56%) IaaS
12 8 (0.41%) Amazon SQS
13 7 (0.36%) OpenShift
14 6 (0.31%) Google Cloud Platform
15 5 (0.26%) Route 53
15 5 (0.26%) Engine Yard
16 3 (0.15%) Amazon Kinesis
17 2 (0.10%) Office 365
18 1 (0.051%) Joyent
18 1 (0.051%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 161 (8.24%) HTTP
2 91 (4.66%) Firewall
3 73 (3.74%) Internet
4 72 (3.68%) DNS
5 64 (3.28%) TCP/IP
5 64 (3.28%) LDAP
6 50 (2.56%) Network Security
7 37 (1.89%) SMTP
8 35 (1.79%) VPN
9 34 (1.74%) BGP
10 28 (1.43%) DHCP
11 26 (1.33%) SAN
12 25 (1.28%) Wi-Fi
13 24 (1.23%) LAN
14 23 (1.18%) OSPF
15 21 (1.07%) SSH
15 21 (1.07%) VoIP
16 20 (1.02%) WAN
16 20 (1.02%) Kerberos
16 20 (1.02%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1093 (55.94%) MySQL
2 478 (24.46%) SQL Server
3 423 (21.65%) MongoDB
4 310 (15.86%) Relational Database
5 293 (14.99%) NoSQL
6 182 (9.31%) Redis
7 175 (8.96%) Hadoop
8 172 (8.80%) Big Data
9 115 (5.89%) Apache Cassandra
10 109 (5.58%) Data Warehouse
10 109 (5.58%) RDBMS
11 77 (3.94%) Amazon Redshift
12 71 (3.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 68 (3.48%) Oracle Database
14 60 (3.07%) Apache Hive
15 46 (2.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 44 (2.25%) QlikView
16 44 (2.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 43 (2.20%) SQL Server 2008
18 36 (1.84%) DB2
Development Applications
1 519 (26.56%) Git (software)
2 218 (11.16%) Subversion
3 216 (11.05%) Jenkins
4 131 (6.70%) Maven
5 101 (5.17%) JUnit
6 99 (5.07%) JIRA
7 87 (4.45%) Eclipse
8 61 (3.12%) Karma Test Runner
9 58 (2.97%) Hudson
10 55 (2.81%) Mercurial
11 49 (2.51%) Cucumber
12 48 (2.46%) Visual Studio
13 46 (2.35%) Ant
14 43 (2.20%) CruiseControl
14 43 (2.20%) Selenium
15 38 (1.94%) Jasmine
16 35 (1.79%) RSpec
17 31 (1.59%) Talend Open Studio
17 31 (1.59%) Mockito
18 30 (1.54%) TeamCity
General
1 149 (7.63%) Finance
2 104 (5.32%) Games
3 72 (3.68%) Marketing
4 53 (2.71%) Publishing
5 46 (2.35%) Retail
6 41 (2.10%) Telecoms
7 37 (1.89%) Advertising
8 30 (1.54%) Billing
9 21 (1.07%) Automotive
10 19 (0.97%) Multimedia
11 16 (0.82%) Electronics
12 14 (0.72%) Pharmaceutical
12 14 (0.72%) Legal
12 14 (0.72%) Banking
13 10 (0.51%) Financial Institution
14 8 (0.41%) Online Betting
15 7 (0.36%) French Language
15 7 (0.36%) Portuguese Language
16 5 (0.26%) Manufacturing
17 3 (0.15%) Law
Job Titles
1 1074 (54.96%) Developer
2 274 (14.02%) Java Developer
3 207 (10.59%) Administrator
4 196 (10.03%) Senior Developer
5 153 (7.83%) PHP Developer
6 144 (7.37%) Systems Administrator
7 135 (6.91%) Software Engineer
8 134 (6.86%) Python Developer
9 103 (5.27%) Linux Administrator
10 101 (5.17%) Web Developer
11 93 (4.76%) DBA
12 91 (4.66%) Architect
13 73 (3.74%) .NET Developer
13 73 (3.74%) Linux Systems Administrator
14 72 (3.68%) Analyst
15 71 (3.63%) Lead Developer
16 70 (3.58%) DevOps Engineer
17 65 (3.33%) Software Developer
18 54 (2.76%) Ruby Developer
19 53 (2.71%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 663 (33.93%) HTML
2 576 (29.48%) CSS
3 422 (21.60%) jQuery
4 281 (14.38%) XML
5 260 (13.31%) Web Services
6 225 (11.51%) Spring
7 214 (10.95%) HTML5
8 211 (10.80%) AngularJS
9 204 (10.44%) Django
10 194 (9.93%) RESTful
10 194 (9.93%) Hibernate
11 192 (9.83%) JSON
12 172 (8.80%) .NET
13 155 (7.93%) REST
14 146 (7.47%) J2EE
15 138 (7.06%) CSS3
16 122 (6.24%) Backbone.js
17 121 (6.19%) Ruby on Rails
18 111 (5.68%) LAMP
19 109 (5.58%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 376 (19.24%) Open Source
2 251 (12.85%) Computer Science
3 123 (6.29%) Analytical Skills
4 64 (3.28%) Mathematics
5 56 (2.87%) Clustering
6 51 (2.61%) Replication
7 50 (2.56%) User Experience
8 48 (2.46%) Mobile App
9 45 (2.30%) Visualisation
10 41 (2.10%) GIS
11 39 (2.00%) Algorithms
12 33 (1.69%) Data Structures
12 33 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
13 31 (1.59%) Management Information System
14 30 (1.54%) Client/Server
15 27 (1.38%) Statistics
16 25 (1.28%) Wiki
16 25 (1.28%) iPad
17 19 (0.97%) Social Media
18 14 (0.72%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 1016 (52.00%) Linux
2 278 (14.23%) Windows
3 241 (12.33%) UNIX
4 125 (6.40%) CentOS
5 114 (5.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 109 (5.58%) Ubuntu
7 102 (5.22%) Debian
8 79 (4.04%) Android
9 61 (3.12%) Apple iOS
10 50 (2.56%) Solaris
11 29 (1.48%) Windows Server 2008
12 24 (1.23%) Windows Server 2012
13 23 (1.18%) Mac OS X
14 22 (1.13%) Windows Server 2003
15 21 (1.07%) FreeBSD
16 20 (1.02%) Oracle Linux
17 11 (0.56%) AIX
17 11 (0.56%) HPUX
18 8 (0.41%) Fedora
18 8 (0.41%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 838 (42.89%) Agile Software Development
2 448 (22.93%) TDD
3 302 (15.46%) Continuous Integration
4 285 (14.59%) MVC
5 284 (14.53%) Scrum
6 283 (14.48%) OO
7 272 (13.92%) Software Engineering
8 231 (11.82%) E-Commerce
9 206 (10.54%) DevOps
10 150 (7.68%) Mentoring
11 148 (7.57%) Configuration Management
12 141 (7.22%) BDD
13 133 (6.81%) OOP
14 124 (6.35%) Web Development
15 121 (6.19%) Performance Tuning
16 108 (5.53%) Unit Testing
17 106 (5.42%) Analytics
18 100 (5.12%) Business Intelligence
19 95 (4.86%) ETL
20 87 (4.45%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 753 (38.54%) JavaScript
2 724 (37.05%) SQL
3 721 (36.90%) Java
4 669 (34.24%) Python
5 479 (24.51%) PHP
6 443 (22.67%) Ruby
7 341 (17.45%) Perl
8 239 (12.23%) Bash Shell
9 160 (8.19%) C#
10 92 (4.71%) C++
11 88 (4.50%) Shell Script
12 66 (3.38%) C
13 65 (3.33%) PHP5
14 64 (3.28%) PL/SQL
15 60 (3.07%) T-SQL
16 41 (2.10%) XPath
16 41 (2.10%) Groovy
17 38 (1.94%) R
18 37 (1.89%) Scala
19 36 (1.84%) VBA
Qualifications
1 333 (17.04%) Degree
2 41 (2.10%) Security Cleared
3 34 (1.74%) VCP4
4 20 (1.02%) SC Cleared
5 12 (0.61%) Microsoft Certification
6 10 (0.51%) RHCE
7 9 (0.46%) MCSE
8 8 (0.41%) PhD
8 8 (0.41%) Oracle Certification
8 8 (0.41%) RHCSA
9 7 (0.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 7 (0.36%) IBM Certification
9 7 (0.36%) LPIC
9 7 (0.36%) OCP
10 5 (0.26%) RHCA
10 5 (0.26%) DV Cleared
11 4 (0.20%) PMP
11 4 (0.20%) PMI Certification
12 3 (0.15%) CCNA
12 3 (0.15%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 71 (3.63%) QA
2 17 (0.87%) ISO 9001
2 17 (0.87%) SLA
3 7 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (0.31%) PCI DSS
5 5 (0.26%) Data Quality
5 5 (0.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.051%) ISO 9000
6 1 (0.051%) PMBOK
System Software
1 132 (6.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 58 (2.97%) Xen
2 58 (2.97%) Active Directory
3 54 (2.76%) KVM
4 50 (2.56%) Varnish
5 45 (2.30%) Docker
6 35 (1.79%) VirtualBox
7 25 (1.28%) Hyper-V
8 24 (1.23%) Samba
9 22 (1.13%) XenServer
9 22 (1.13%) vSphere
10 21 (1.07%) Postfix
11 20 (1.02%) NFS
12 17 (0.87%) Snort
13 16 (0.82%) VMware ESX
14 14 (0.72%) Oracle RAC
15 12 (0.61%) HDFS
16 11 (0.56%) Terminal Services
17 9 (0.46%) LXC
18 8 (0.41%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 316 (16.17%) Puppet
2 282 (14.43%) Opscode Chef
3 140 (7.16%) Nagios
4 94 (4.81%) Ansible
5 86 (4.40%) Vagrant
6 64 (3.28%) ZABBIX
7 60 (3.07%) Salt
8 59 (3.02%) Cacti
9 31 (1.59%) Graphite
10 29 (1.48%) logstash
11 25 (1.28%) collectd
12 24 (1.23%) StatsD
13 21 (1.07%) Tivoli
14 18 (0.92%) Munin
14 18 (0.92%) Zenoss
15 17 (0.87%) Data Guard
16 16 (0.82%) Capistrano
17 14 (0.72%) OpenNMS
18 13 (0.67%) HAProxy
19 12 (0.61%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 497 (25.44%) Oracle
2 186 (9.52%) VMware
3 153 (7.83%) Red Hat
4 152 (7.78%) Microsoft
5 90 (4.61%) Zend
6 66 (3.38%) Sybase
7 64 (3.28%) Google
8 56 (2.87%) Tableau
9 36 (1.84%) Rackspace
10 34 (1.74%) Facebook
10 34 (1.74%) NetApp
11 31 (1.59%) HP
11 31 (1.59%) Talend
12 30 (1.54%) Cisco
13 27 (1.38%) SAP
14 25 (1.28%) IBM
15 24 (1.23%) SaltStack
16 19 (0.97%) Citrix
16 19 (0.97%) hybris
17 18 (0.92%) Splunk
Manchester, Lancashire
Venturi
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Computer People
Salary: £23000.00 per annum + Training, progression
Posted: 2 hours ago
UK
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £30000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
UK
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £45000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
UK
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £30000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Venturi
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 4 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Parham Consulting Ltd
Salary: Maximum £45k + bonus, benefits and superb Pension (12% non-contributor
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
AdRoc Group
Salary: From £45,000 to £70,000 per annum Performance bonus, 25+ days hol, Equ
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £55000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £95000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £80000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
West London
Energon People
Salary: From £60,000 to £85,000 per annum + basic + bonus
Posted: 10 hours ago
North London
Kyna Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 Per Annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Posted: 13 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Parham Consulting
Salary: Max £45,000 + bonus, benefits & superb pension (12% non-contributory!)
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000-47,500 plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + 10% bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Purple Consultancy
Salary: £55000 - £700000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday