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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 264 340 403
Rank change year-on-year
+76 +63
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 1234 968 702
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.22% 0.91% 0.68%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.84% 2.93% 2.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1000 821 579
Average salary £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -4.76%

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
32150 32989 33792
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 31.70% 30.97% 32.75%
Number of salaries quoted 27271 28305 28586
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 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 8 February 2016 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 8 February 2016. 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 +70 1153 £52,500 +5.00% 184
London +69 654 £55,000 +4.76% 76
South East +12 150 £44,000 -7.36% 34
West Midlands +77 141 £52,500 +31.25% 23
Warwickshire +49 107 £52,500 +23.52% 10
Warwick +32 107 £52,500 +61.53% 9
City of London +75 105 £60,000 +20.00% 14
South West -21 80 £42,500 +21.42% 10
Scotland +29 46 £40,000 - 5
North West +8 45 £35,000 -12.50% 16
Yorkshire +8 39 £45,000 +12.50% 9
Manchester +22 37 £41,250 -4.06% 8
Bristol 0 36 £55,000 +37.50% 6
Hampshire -11 36 £42,500 -22.72% 6
Berkshire +11 35 £52,500 +5.00% 6
Reading +14 28 £50,000 - 5
East Sussex +10 26 £31,000 -22.50% 4
Brighton +6 26 £31,000 -22.50% 4
East of England -39 22 £40,000 +5.26% 7
Glasgow -1 20 £47,500 +18.75% 4
Exeter +12 17 £40,000 - 1
East Midlands +10 17 £37,500 +25.00% 6
Devon +10 17 £40,000 -5.43% 1
West Yorkshire +5 17 £50,000 +25.00% 7
Leeds -2 17 £50,000 +25.00% 7
Surrey +16 16 £45,000 - 2
Edinburgh +12 15 £40,000 -3.61% 1
Basingstoke +27 14 £52,500 -12.50% 2
Wiltshire -11 14 £40,000 +14.28%
Chippenham -12 14 £40,000 +14.28%

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 1160 (50.46%) MySQL
2 961 (41.80%) Agile Software Development
3 960 (41.76%) Python
4 902 (39.23%) SQL
5 895 (38.93%) Java
6 887 (38.58%) Linux
7 850 (36.97%) JavaScript
8 691 (30.06%) HTML
9 646 (28.10%) Git (software)
10 645 (28.06%) CSS
11 581 (25.27%) Oracle
12 542 (23.58%) TDD
13 505 (21.97%) SQL Server
14 466 (20.27%) Degree
15 464 (20.18%) Ruby
16 459 (19.97%) Apache
17 451 (19.62%) Amazon AWS
18 411 (17.88%) Software Engineering
19 407 (17.70%) PHP
20 385 (16.75%) Open Source
21 382 (16.62%) MongoDB
22 363 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
23 360 (15.66%) Windows
24 356 (15.48%) Spring
25 345 (15.01%) jQuery
26 339 (14.75%) Scrum
27 326 (14.18%) Finance
27 326 (14.18%) NoSQL
28 322 (14.01%) Jenkins
29 319 (13.88%) AngularJS

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 (19.97%) Apache
2 241 (10.48%) Tomcat
3 194 (8.44%) JBoss
4 187 (8.13%) Node.js
5 185 (8.05%) Elasticsearch
6 109 (4.74%) nginx
7 99 (4.31%) Apache Spark
8 92 (4.00%) GlassFish
9 91 (3.96%) Apache Pig
10 84 (3.65%) OpenStack
11 67 (2.91%) Apache Solr
12 58 (2.52%) Confluence
13 57 (2.48%) Jetty
14 42 (1.83%) WebLogic
15 41 (1.78%) Drupal
16 34 (1.48%) WebSphere
17 26 (1.13%) WildFly
18 25 (1.09%) Apache ServiceMix
19 24 (1.04%) IIS
20 22 (0.96%) Mule
Applications
1 54 (2.35%) MS Excel
2 6 (0.26%) MS Office
3 1 (0.043%) SPSS
3 1 (0.043%) Stata
Business Applications
1 12 (0.52%) Odoo
2 10 (0.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 5 (0.22%) Magento
4 4 (0.17%) Payment Gateway
5 2 (0.087%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.087%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 451 (19.62%) Amazon AWS
2 122 (5.31%) Microsoft Azure
3 76 (3.31%) GitHub
4 57 (2.48%) Heroku
5 54 (2.35%) Amazon EC2
6 48 (2.09%) SaaS
7 38 (1.65%) Amazon S3
8 37 (1.61%) Google Cloud Platform
9 33 (1.44%) PaaS
10 32 (1.39%) Amazon EMR
11 30 (1.30%) Cloud Computing
12 24 (1.04%) IaaS
13 17 (0.74%) iPaaS
14 15 (0.65%) DigitalOcean
15 12 (0.52%) AWS CloudFormation
16 10 (0.43%) Google App Engine
17 8 (0.35%) CloudFront
18 7 (0.30%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
18 7 (0.30%) Force.com
18 7 (0.30%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 105 (4.57%) Internet
2 91 (3.96%) HTTP
3 89 (3.87%) TCP/IP
4 81 (3.52%) DNS
5 68 (2.96%) Firewall
6 60 (2.61%) LDAP
7 35 (1.52%) OpenLDAP
8 29 (1.26%) VPN
9 26 (1.13%) SAN
10 25 (1.09%) LAN
10 25 (1.09%) WAN
11 24 (1.04%) SMTP
12 23 (1.00%) DHCP
13 17 (0.74%) SSL
14 16 (0.70%) SNMP
15 15 (0.65%) SSH
16 14 (0.61%) IPsec
17 13 (0.57%) FTP
18 12 (0.52%) IPv6
19 10 (0.43%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1160 (50.46%) MySQL
2 505 (21.97%) SQL Server
3 382 (16.62%) MongoDB
4 326 (14.18%) NoSQL
5 311 (13.53%) Relational Database
6 266 (11.57%) Big Data
7 249 (10.83%) Redis
8 243 (10.57%) Hadoop
9 200 (8.70%) Apache Cassandra
10 140 (6.09%) RDBMS
11 101 (4.39%) Apache Hive
12 98 (4.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 87 (3.78%) Riak
14 84 (3.65%) Data Warehouse
14 84 (3.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 83 (3.61%) Amazon Redshift
16 75 (3.26%) QlikView
16 75 (3.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 69 (3.00%) Informix
18 55 (2.39%) Impala
Development Applications
1 646 (28.10%) Git (software)
2 322 (14.01%) Jenkins
3 231 (10.05%) Subversion
4 207 (9.00%) JIRA
5 189 (8.22%) JUnit
6 139 (6.05%) Maven
7 119 (5.18%) RSpec
8 91 (3.96%) Cucumber
8 91 (3.96%) Hudson
9 84 (3.65%) Eclipse
9 84 (3.65%) Mockito
10 74 (3.22%) Vagrant
11 70 (3.04%) Selenium
12 52 (2.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 43 (1.87%) Karma Test Runner
14 42 (1.83%) Jasmine
15 36 (1.57%) TestNG
16 33 (1.44%) WATIR
17 32 (1.39%) gulp
18 30 (1.30%) Grunt
General
1 326 (14.18%) Finance
2 186 (8.09%) Retail
3 137 (5.96%) Games
4 124 (5.39%) Marketing
5 102 (4.44%) Banking
6 97 (4.22%) Telecoms
7 93 (4.05%) Billing
8 32 (1.39%) Advertising
9 28 (1.22%) Front Office
10 23 (1.00%) Manufacturing
11 19 (0.83%) Retail Banking
12 18 (0.78%) Publishing
13 17 (0.74%) Back Office
14 15 (0.65%) Law
15 10 (0.43%) Aerospace
15 10 (0.43%) Electronics
16 8 (0.35%) French Language
17 5 (0.22%) Legal
18 4 (0.17%) German Language
19 3 (0.13%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1294 (56.29%) Developer
2 422 (18.36%) Java Developer
3 283 (12.31%) Python Developer
4 254 (11.05%) Senior Developer
5 191 (8.31%) Software Engineer
6 186 (8.09%) Administrator
7 166 (7.22%) PHP Developer
8 119 (5.18%) Senior Java Developer
8 119 (5.18%) Software Developer
9 115 (5.00%) JavaScript Developer
10 110 (4.78%) DBA
11 105 (4.57%) Analyst
11 105 (4.57%) Lead Developer
12 97 (4.22%) Architect
13 96 (4.18%) SQL Developer
14 95 (4.13%) Java Engineer
15 83 (3.61%) Full Stack Developer
15 83 (3.61%) Linux Administrator
16 82 (3.57%) .NET Developer
16 82 (3.57%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 691 (30.06%) HTML
2 645 (28.06%) CSS
3 356 (15.48%) Spring
4 345 (15.01%) jQuery
5 319 (13.88%) AngularJS
6 310 (13.48%) Django
7 305 (13.27%) Hibernate
8 298 (12.96%) Web Services
9 268 (11.66%) LAPP Stack
10 257 (11.18%) HTML5
11 235 (10.22%) XML
12 222 (9.66%) LAMP
13 212 (9.22%) .NET
14 182 (7.92%) REST
15 175 (7.61%) RESTful
16 173 (7.53%) CSS3
17 160 (6.96%) RabbitMQ
18 152 (6.61%) J2EE
19 137 (5.96%) Ruby on Rails
20 118 (5.13%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 293 (12.74%) Computer Science
2 188 (8.18%) Analytical Skills
3 117 (5.09%) Mathematics
4 95 (4.13%) Visualisation
5 76 (3.31%) Fintech
6 74 (3.22%) User Experience
7 67 (2.91%) Algorithms
8 59 (2.57%) Data Centre
8 59 (2.57%) Mobile App
9 51 (2.22%) Management Information System
10 49 (2.13%) Replication
11 38 (1.65%) Data Structures
12 34 (1.48%) Enterprise Software
13 30 (1.30%) Blog
13 30 (1.30%) Statistics
14 23 (1.00%) Smart Meter
15 22 (0.96%) Social Network
16 20 (0.87%) Clustering
16 20 (0.87%) Derivative
17 19 (0.83%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 887 (38.58%) Linux
2 360 (15.66%) Windows
3 221 (9.61%) Unix
4 132 (5.74%) CentOS
5 117 (5.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 97 (4.22%) Ubuntu
7 66 (2.87%) Android
7 66 (2.87%) Apple iOS
8 60 (2.61%) Windows Server
9 45 (1.96%) Debian
10 17 (0.74%) Mac OS X
10 17 (0.74%) Windows Server 2008
11 15 (0.65%) CoreOS
12 13 (0.57%) Solaris
13 11 (0.48%) Windows Server 2003
14 10 (0.43%) Windows Server 2012
15 7 (0.30%) Windows 7
15 7 (0.30%) Windows 8
16 5 (0.22%) SUSE
16 5 (0.22%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 961 (41.80%) Agile Software Development
2 542 (23.58%) TDD
3 411 (17.88%) Software Engineering
4 385 (16.75%) Open Source
5 363 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
6 339 (14.75%) Scrum
7 306 (13.31%) OO
8 268 (11.66%) MVC
9 267 (11.61%) DevOps
10 266 (11.57%) Unit Testing
11 176 (7.66%) Mentoring
12 173 (7.53%) Business Intelligence
13 163 (7.09%) SOA
14 161 (7.00%) Web Development
15 159 (6.92%) Analytics
16 157 (6.83%) Configuration Management
17 156 (6.79%) E-Commerce
18 132 (5.74%) Performance Tuning
19 116 (5.05%) Data Analysis
20 115 (5.00%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 960 (41.76%) Python
2 902 (39.23%) SQL
3 895 (38.93%) Java
4 850 (36.97%) JavaScript
5 464 (20.18%) Ruby
6 407 (17.70%) PHP
7 285 (12.40%) Perl
8 236 (10.27%) C#
9 223 (9.70%) Bash Shell
10 145 (6.31%) C++
11 124 (5.39%) Go
12 115 (5.00%) Shell Script
13 104 (4.52%) T-SQL
14 103 (4.48%) Scala
15 84 (3.65%) R
16 80 (3.48%) PL/SQL
17 63 (2.74%) Clojure
18 54 (2.35%) C
19 50 (2.17%) Groovy
19 50 (2.17%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 466 (20.27%) Degree
2 39 (1.70%) Security Cleared
3 38 (1.65%) PhD
4 29 (1.26%) SC Cleared
5 23 (1.00%) RHCE
6 10 (0.43%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (0.26%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (0.22%) MCSA
8 5 (0.22%) MCSE
8 5 (0.22%) SANS
9 4 (0.17%) LPIC
10 3 (0.13%) AWS Certification
10 3 (0.13%) CCNA
10 3 (0.13%) ISTQB
10 3 (0.13%) OCP
10 3 (0.13%) Oracle Certification
10 3 (0.13%) RHCA
11 2 (0.087%) BC Cleared
11 2 (0.087%) CCNP
12 1 (0.043%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 88 (3.83%) QA
2 63 (2.74%) Data Quality
3 16 (0.70%) SLA
4 8 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 7 (0.30%) PCI DSS
6 5 (0.22%) SNOMED CT
7 1 (0.043%) 21 CFR Part 11
7 1 (0.043%) COBIT
System Software
1 135 (5.87%) VMware Infrastructure
2 120 (5.22%) Docker
3 118 (5.13%) Varnish
4 43 (1.87%) HDFS
5 34 (1.48%) KVM
6 33 (1.44%) iptables
7 30 (1.30%) VirtualBox
8 27 (1.17%) Active Directory
9 25 (1.09%) Apache Flume
10 21 (0.91%) Postfix
11 19 (0.83%) Squid
11 19 (0.83%) Xen
12 15 (0.65%) Hyper-V
12 15 (0.65%) Snort
13 12 (0.52%) Ceph
13 12 (0.52%) vSphere
14 11 (0.48%) NFS
15 10 (0.43%) Samba
16 8 (0.35%) Corosync
16 8 (0.35%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 277 (12.05%) Puppet
2 270 (11.74%) Opscode Chef
3 161 (7.00%) Ansible
4 125 (5.44%) Nagios
5 73 (3.18%) Salt
6 43 (1.87%) logstash
7 37 (1.61%) Kibana
8 32 (1.39%) Cacti
8 32 (1.39%) Graphite
9 30 (1.30%) ZABBIX
10 25 (1.09%) Oozie
11 24 (1.04%) Hadoop YARN
12 19 (0.83%) Munin
13 17 (0.74%) FortiGate
13 17 (0.74%) Grafana
13 17 (0.74%) Opsview
14 16 (0.70%) HAProxy
15 14 (0.61%) Pacemaker
15 14 (0.61%) yum
15 14 (0.61%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 581 (25.27%) Oracle
2 169 (7.35%) VMware
3 148 (6.44%) Microsoft
4 133 (5.79%) Red Hat
5 107 (4.65%) Google
6 65 (2.83%) Tableau
7 44 (1.91%) Sybase
8 40 (1.74%) Zend
9 36 (1.57%) F5
10 35 (1.52%) Hortonworks
11 34 (1.48%) Cisco
11 34 (1.48%) Cloudera
12 30 (1.30%) Atlassian
13 29 (1.26%) NetApp
14 28 (1.22%) Rackspace
15 27 (1.17%) Twitter
16 26 (1.13%) Citrix
16 26 (1.13%) IBM
17 25 (1.09%) Perforce
18 23 (1.00%) Talend
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + 23 Days Holiday+ Excellent Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Winchester, Hampshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 8 hours ago
Winchester, Hampshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Southern Lights Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Greater Manchester
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + stock options
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
North West London
Frances Crick Group
Salary: Unspecified Competitive + benefits, subject to skills and experience
Posted: 15 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Blues Point
Salary: Benefits, Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £75000 - £95000 per annum + Bonus, Car, Pension, Flexibenefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Shares, Pension, Health
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Highly competitive DOE + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Colston Consulting
Salary: £0 - £65000 per annum, Benefits 17% salary flex benefits + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £60,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Senitor Associates
Salary: £47559 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Tech
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits Benifits
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Tech
Salary: From £65,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + Bonus, 10% Pension, BUPA
Posted: 3 days ago