The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 295 356 362
Rank change year-on-year
+61 +6
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 1039 746 799
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.89% 0.69% 0.68%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.86% 2.19% 2.19%
Number of salaries quoted 845 644 640
Average salary £45,000 £45,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.09% +9.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
36269 33995 36515
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 31.03% 31.27% 30.97%
Number of salaries quoted 30978 29341 32185
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £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 £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 +37 983 £45,000 -1.09% 111
London +39 499 £47,500 -9.52% 67
South East +3 176 £44,500 +4.70% 7
North West +18 82 £37,500 -2.59% 7
East Sussex +21 79 £45,000 +24.13% 1
Brighton +19 79 £45,000 +20.00% 1
City of London +7 65 £50,000 - 21
East of England +28 61 £45,000 +4.65% 12
South West +30 57 £41,250 +17.85% 7
Yorkshire -13 53 £37,500 +15.38% 6
Manchester +25 40 £40,000 +6.66% 2
West Yorkshire -11 38 £50,000 +25.00% 5
Berkshire +27 37 £47,500 -13.63% 1
Leeds -13 36 £55,000 +37.50% 5
West Midlands +23 34 £35,000 -17.64% 2
Scotland -6 32 £37,500 -25.00% 5
Reading +17 30 £41,250 -25.00%
Cambridgeshire +15 27 £38,000 -5.00% 4
Hertfordshire 0 26 £52,000 +12.43% 5
Cambridge +8 23 £38,000 +2.70% 4
Glasgow +1 23 £40,000 -5.88% 5
Merseyside -4 22 £27,500 -31.25% 4
Wiltshire - 21 £35,000 -
Chippenham - 20 £35,000 -
Liverpool -6 17 £27,500 -31.25% 3
Oxfordshire -15 16 £43,750 -12.50% 3
Sheffield -4 15 £30,000 +9.09%
Cheshire -5 15 £38,750 +0.64% 1
South Yorkshire -9 15 £30,000 +9.09%
East Midlands -6 14 £32,500 -11.56% 3

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 1148 (55.25%) MySQL
2 1139 (54.81%) Linux
3 797 (38.35%) Java
4 730 (35.13%) Python
5 724 (34.84%) JavaScript
6 690 (33.21%) SQL
7 566 (27.24%) HTML
8 561 (27.00%) Git (software)
9 541 (26.03%) Oracle
10 497 (23.92%) CSS
11 476 (22.91%) PHP
12 474 (22.81%) SQL Server
13 473 (22.76%) Ruby
14 421 (20.26%) jQuery
15 411 (19.78%) Apache
16 403 (19.39%) Degree
17 369 (17.76%) Open Source
18 367 (17.66%) Agile Software Development
19 363 (17.47%) TDD
20 354 (17.04%) MongoDB
21 337 (16.22%) Perl
22 336 (16.17%) Relational Database
23 326 (15.69%) Puppet
24 310 (14.92%) Web Services
25 296 (14.24%) Windows
26 292 (14.05%) OO
27 288 (13.86%) Computer Science
28 287 (13.81%) Software Engineering
29 277 (13.33%) UNIX
30 266 (12.80%) NoSQL

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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
1 411 (19.78%) Apache
2 261 (12.56%) Tomcat
3 177 (8.52%) nginx
4 125 (6.02%) Node.js
5 80 (3.85%) Apache Solr
6 68 (3.27%) IIS
7 67 (3.22%) CMS
8 59 (2.84%) OpenStack
9 48 (2.31%) Elasticsearch
10 46 (2.21%) Drupal
11 29 (1.40%) Jetty
11 29 (1.40%) WordPress
11 29 (1.40%) MS Exchange
12 27 (1.30%) SAS
13 25 (1.20%) WebLogic
14 23 (1.11%) Adobe CQ
15 20 (0.96%) Apache Pig
16 19 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2013
17 18 (0.87%) uWSGI
17 18 (0.87%) Gunicorn
Applications
1 95 (4.57%) MS Excel
2 26 (1.25%) MS Office
3 22 (1.06%) SPSS
4 17 (0.82%) Photoshop
5 5 (0.24%) ArcView
6 3 (0.14%) GIMP
7 2 (0.096%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.048%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.048%) Doxygen
8 1 (0.048%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 29 (1.40%) Magento
2 12 (0.58%) Shopify
3 5 (0.24%) Oracle CRM
4 4 (0.19%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (0.19%) Google Analytics
5 3 (0.14%) SAP SRM
6 2 (0.096%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 1 (0.048%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.048%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 168 (8.08%) Amazon AWS
2 46 (2.21%) SaaS
3 32 (1.54%) Amazon EC2
3 32 (1.54%) GitHub
4 30 (1.44%) Cloud Computing
5 26 (1.25%) Amazon S3
6 16 (0.77%) Heroku
6 16 (0.77%) Amazon EMR
6 16 (0.77%) Basecamp
7 13 (0.63%) Microsoft Azure
8 8 (0.38%) PaaS
8 8 (0.38%) Rackspace Cloud
9 7 (0.34%) CloudFront
10 5 (0.24%) Joyent
10 5 (0.24%) IaaS
11 4 (0.19%) Route 53
12 3 (0.14%) Amazon ELB
13 2 (0.096%) Google App Engine
14 1 (0.048%) OpenShift
14 1 (0.048%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 154 (7.41%) DNS
2 136 (6.54%) HTTP
3 114 (5.49%) TCP/IP
4 85 (4.09%) DHCP
5 81 (3.90%) Internet
6 80 (3.85%) Firewall
7 73 (3.51%) SAN
8 68 (3.27%) LDAP
9 54 (2.60%) VPN
10 52 (2.50%) SMTP
11 51 (2.45%) VoIP
12 44 (2.12%) SSH
13 42 (2.02%) LAN
14 35 (1.68%) WAN
15 30 (1.44%) FTP
16 28 (1.35%) SSL
17 27 (1.30%) Ethernet
17 27 (1.30%) VLAN
18 25 (1.20%) BIG-IP
18 25 (1.20%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1148 (55.25%) MySQL
2 474 (22.81%) SQL Server
3 354 (17.04%) MongoDB
4 336 (16.17%) Relational Database
5 266 (12.80%) NoSQL
6 173 (8.33%) Big Data
7 166 (7.99%) RDBMS
8 138 (6.64%) Redis
9 137 (6.59%) Hadoop
10 109 (5.25%) Oracle Database
11 106 (5.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 103 (4.96%) Data Warehouse
13 99 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 95 (4.57%) Apache Cassandra
15 90 (4.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 88 (4.23%) SQL Server 2008
17 62 (2.98%) Amazon Redshift
18 57 (2.74%) HBase
19 56 (2.69%) SQL Server 2005
20 51 (2.45%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 561 (27.00%) Git (software)
2 243 (11.69%) Subversion
3 182 (8.76%) Jenkins
4 142 (6.83%) Maven
5 120 (5.77%) JUnit
6 106 (5.10%) Cucumber
7 94 (4.52%) Selenium
8 91 (4.38%) RSpec
9 77 (3.71%) Eclipse
10 71 (3.42%) JIRA
11 68 (3.27%) Hudson
12 58 (2.79%) Ant
13 43 (2.07%) Mockito
14 39 (1.88%) Talend Open Studio
15 36 (1.73%) Visual Studio
16 30 (1.44%) Mercurial
17 29 (1.40%) PhoneGap
18 28 (1.35%) Jasmine
19 22 (1.06%) Gradle
20 20 (0.96%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 178 (8.57%) Finance
2 103 (4.96%) Retail
3 100 (4.81%) Games
4 79 (3.80%) Marketing
5 74 (3.56%) Telecoms
6 44 (2.12%) Advertising
7 40 (1.92%) Publishing
8 35 (1.68%) Banking
9 22 (1.06%) Online Betting
10 12 (0.58%) Back Office
11 11 (0.53%) Legal
12 10 (0.48%) Multimedia
13 9 (0.43%) Retail Banking
14 8 (0.38%) German Language
15 5 (0.24%) Spanish Language
15 5 (0.24%) Local Government
15 5 (0.24%) Billing
16 4 (0.19%) Automotive
16 4 (0.19%) Electronics
17 3 (0.14%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 1045 (50.29%) Developer
2 332 (15.98%) Administrator
3 265 (12.75%) Systems Administrator
4 258 (12.42%) Java Developer
5 177 (8.52%) Linux Administrator
6 164 (7.89%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 153 (7.36%) Senior Developer
8 149 (7.17%) DBA
9 134 (6.45%) Python Developer
10 129 (6.21%) Web Developer
11 103 (4.96%) Architect
12 100 (4.81%) PHP Developer
13 95 (4.57%) Software Engineer
14 93 (4.48%) Software Developer
15 84 (4.04%) Ruby on Rails Developer
16 72 (3.46%) Senior Systems Administrator
17 68 (3.27%) DevOps Engineer
18 56 (2.69%) Support Engineer
19 55 (2.65%) Junior
19 55 (2.65%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 566 (27.24%) HTML
2 497 (23.92%) CSS
3 421 (20.26%) jQuery
4 310 (14.92%) Web Services
5 254 (12.22%) Ruby on Rails
6 190 (9.14%) Django
7 188 (9.05%) HTML5
8 187 (9.00%) XML
9 182 (8.76%) Spring
10 175 (8.42%) .NET
11 170 (8.18%) Ajax
12 149 (7.17%) Hibernate
13 123 (5.92%) RESTful
14 121 (5.82%) AngularJS
15 112 (5.39%) SOAP
16 110 (5.29%) REST
17 102 (4.91%) CSS3
18 93 (4.48%) J2EE
19 92 (4.43%) JSON
20 79 (3.80%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 369 (17.76%) Open Source
2 288 (13.86%) Computer Science
3 129 (6.21%) Replication
4 121 (5.82%) Social Media
5 62 (2.98%) Clustering
6 49 (2.36%) Mathematics
7 48 (2.31%) Digital Media
8 47 (2.26%) GIS
9 45 (2.17%) Visualisation
10 36 (1.73%) Enterprise Software
11 35 (1.68%) Mobile App
12 29 (1.40%) N-Tier
13 25 (1.20%) Data Integration
13 25 (1.20%) Online Games
14 23 (1.11%) Management Information System
15 22 (1.06%) iPhone
15 22 (1.06%) iPad
16 21 (1.01%) Data Protection Act
17 17 (0.82%) Statistics
17 17 (0.82%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 1139 (54.81%) Linux
2 296 (14.24%) Windows
3 277 (13.33%) UNIX
4 147 (7.07%) Ubuntu
5 134 (6.45%) CentOS
6 111 (5.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 102 (4.91%) Apple iOS
8 100 (4.81%) Android
9 88 (4.23%) Debian
10 62 (2.98%) Windows Server 2008
11 47 (2.26%) Windows Server 2012
12 45 (2.17%) Mac OS X
13 42 (2.02%) Solaris
14 28 (1.35%) HPUX
15 24 (1.15%) Windows 7
16 22 (1.06%) Windows Server 2003
17 13 (0.63%) Fedora
18 9 (0.43%) SVR4
18 9 (0.43%) Oracle Linux
19 8 (0.38%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 367 (17.66%) Agile Software Development
2 363 (17.47%) TDD
3 292 (14.05%) OO
4 287 (13.81%) Software Engineering
5 242 (11.65%) Scrum
6 227 (10.92%) E-Commerce
7 215 (10.35%) DevOps
8 210 (10.11%) Continuous Integration
9 158 (7.60%) MVC
10 157 (7.56%) Analytics
11 156 (7.51%) Business Intelligence
12 148 (7.12%) Unit Testing
12 148 (7.12%) Performance Tuning
13 141 (6.79%) OOP
14 138 (6.64%) Configuration Management
15 134 (6.45%) Web Development
16 126 (6.06%) BDD
17 91 (4.38%) ETL
18 89 (4.28%) Disaster Recovery
19 76 (3.66%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 797 (38.35%) Java
2 730 (35.13%) Python
3 724 (34.84%) JavaScript
4 690 (33.21%) SQL
5 476 (22.91%) PHP
6 473 (22.76%) Ruby
7 337 (16.22%) Perl
8 205 (9.87%) Bash Shell
9 147 (7.07%) C#
10 144 (6.93%) C++
11 86 (4.14%) Shell Script
12 70 (3.37%) C
13 58 (2.79%) T-SQL
13 58 (2.79%) Groovy
14 50 (2.41%) CoffeeScript
15 32 (1.54%) VBA
16 30 (1.44%) RubyMotion
17 27 (1.30%) PHP5
18 26 (1.25%) R
19 24 (1.15%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 403 (19.39%) Degree
2 62 (2.98%) Security Cleared
3 41 (1.97%) Microsoft Certification
4 37 (1.78%) Cisco Certification
5 36 (1.73%) CCNA
6 32 (1.54%) MCSA
7 31 (1.49%) SC Cleared
8 14 (0.67%) PhD
9 13 (0.63%) MCSE
10 10 (0.48%) DV Cleared
11 9 (0.43%) CCNP
11 9 (0.43%) MBA
12 8 (0.38%) RHCE
13 6 (0.29%) Postgraduate
14 3 (0.14%) Sun Certification
15 2 (0.096%) MCITP
15 2 (0.096%) HNC
16 1 (0.048%) MCP
16 1 (0.048%) MCDBA
16 1 (0.048%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 100 (4.81%) QA
2 20 (0.96%) Data Quality
3 14 (0.67%) PCI DSS
4 6 (0.29%) SLA
4 6 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.14%) COBIT
5 3 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.096%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.096%) DICOM
System Software
1 89 (4.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 82 (3.95%) KVM
3 71 (3.42%) Varnish
4 67 (3.22%) Xen
5 62 (2.98%) Active Directory
6 39 (1.88%) NFS
7 36 (1.73%) Hyper-V
8 34 (1.64%) Samba
9 26 (1.25%) Postfix
10 19 (0.91%) vSphere
11 18 (0.87%) Squid
12 16 (0.77%) Snort
13 11 (0.53%) Oracle RAC
13 11 (0.53%) VMware ESXi
14 10 (0.48%) VirtualBox
15 9 (0.43%) Oracle RMAN
16 7 (0.34%) OpenSSH
17 6 (0.29%) Docker
18 5 (0.24%) HDFS
19 4 (0.19%) Gluster
Systems Management
1 326 (15.69%) Puppet
2 223 (10.73%) Opscode Chef
3 140 (6.74%) Nagios
4 60 (2.89%) Ansible
5 58 (2.79%) Vagrant
6 56 (2.69%) Salt
7 48 (2.31%) HAProxy
8 35 (1.68%) ZABBIX
9 24 (1.15%) logstash
10 23 (1.11%) Capistrano
11 21 (1.01%) Cacti
12 19 (0.91%) collectd
12 19 (0.91%) StatsD
13 16 (0.77%) Zenoss
14 15 (0.72%) WSUS
15 13 (0.63%) Ganglia
16 11 (0.53%) Red Hat Spacewalk
16 11 (0.53%) Opsview
16 11 (0.53%) YUM
17 7 (0.34%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 541 (26.03%) Oracle
2 193 (9.29%) Red Hat
3 171 (8.23%) Microsoft
4 128 (6.16%) JBoss
5 124 (5.97%) VMware
6 64 (3.08%) Rackspace
7 47 (2.26%) Cisco
8 40 (1.92%) Facebook
9 39 (1.88%) Talend
10 35 (1.68%) Twitter
10 35 (1.68%) HP
11 33 (1.59%) Google
12 31 (1.49%) SaltStack
13 30 (1.44%) ESRI
14 28 (1.35%) Tableau
15 27 (1.30%) Zend
16 24 (1.15%) Adobe
17 23 (1.11%) EnterpriseDB
18 22 (1.06%) Sun
19 21 (1.01%) Veeam
City, London
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £45-65,000 + Bens
Posted: 7 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Twickenham, Middlesex
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
South West
ISL
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000 per annum + good benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
notonthehighstreet.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 10 hours ago
South West London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + attractive benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + bens and bonus
Posted: 12 hours ago
Havant, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Open Select Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
eCom Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £53000 - £65000 per annum + Generous Bens + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Parham Consulting
Salary: Max £35,000 + bonus, benefits & superb pension (12% non-contributory!)
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Montagu Olsen Associates
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum DOE
Posted: Yesterday
Luton, Bedfordshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum bens inc. pension & share option sch
Posted: Yesterday
London
Purple Consultancy
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £100.00 - £160.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: Yesterday