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

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 304 344 393
Rank change year-on-year
+40 +49
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 1032 867 674
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.95% 0.77% 0.62%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.13% 2.43% 1.94%
Number of salaries quoted 883 699 593
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +10.38%

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
32928 35607 34800
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 30.44% 31.55% 32.19%
Number of salaries quoted 27951 30046 30179
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
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 30 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 30 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 +54 968 £45,500 +1.11% 157
London +29 468 £55,000 +13.40% 82
South East +38 188 £40,000 -10.11% 24
City of London +14 79 £50,000 - 23
South West +5 75 £35,000 -12.50% 12
East of England +21 70 £43,750 +10.93% 12
North West +26 59 £40,000 - 15
Hampshire +29 53 £43,750 +16.66% 8
West Midlands -21 49 £42,500 - 3
East Sussex -6 44 £40,000 +6.66% 4
Brighton -14 43 £40,000 +6.66% 2
Yorkshire +13 42 £40,000 -11.11% 6
Scotland +31 40 £40,000 -15.78% 7
Manchester +31 38 £40,000 -11.11% 8
Warwickshire +9 38 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Cambridgeshire +25 36 £45,000 +18.42% 6
Cambridge +28 35 £45,000 +18.42% 6
Berkshire -7 32 £40,000 -27.27% 1
West Yorkshire +1 29 £40,000 -31.91% 4
Chippenham +18 28 £35,000 -12.50%
Oxfordshire +16 28 £42,500 -10.52% 5
Leeds +10 28 £40,000 -38.46% 4
Wiltshire +9 28 £35,000 -12.50%
Edinburgh +33 26 £36,000 - 4
Hertfordshire +5 25 £55,000 +3.77% 4
Southampton +4 24 £52,500 +61.53% 4
Warwick +2 24 £47,500 +2.70%
Bristol +7 22 £37,500 - 5
Reading -1 21 £42,500 -22.72%
Surrey -16 16 £42,500 -1.16% 1

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 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 1045 (53.45%) MySQL
2 977 (49.97%) Linux
3 829 (42.40%) Agile Software Development
4 771 (39.44%) JavaScript
5 739 (37.80%) Java
6 730 (37.34%) SQL
7 684 (34.99%) Python
8 668 (34.17%) HTML
9 585 (29.92%) CSS
10 511 (26.14%) Git (software)
11 493 (25.22%) Oracle
12 469 (23.99%) SQL Server
13 461 (23.58%) PHP
14 453 (23.17%) Ruby
15 440 (22.51%) TDD
16 419 (21.43%) MongoDB
17 399 (20.41%) Apache
18 398 (20.36%) jQuery
19 361 (18.47%) Open Source
20 323 (16.52%) Perl
21 307 (15.70%) Continuous Integration
22 305 (15.60%) Puppet
23 302 (15.45%) XML
23 302 (15.45%) Relational Database
24 299 (15.29%) Degree
25 291 (14.88%) NoSQL
26 280 (14.32%) MVC
27 265 (13.55%) Software Engineering
28 264 (13.50%) Scrum
29 261 (13.35%) Tomcat

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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
1 399 (20.41%) Apache
2 261 (13.35%) Tomcat
3 141 (7.21%) nginx
4 124 (6.34%) Node.js
5 102 (5.22%) JBoss
6 74 (3.79%) Elasticsearch
7 64 (3.27%) WordPress
8 58 (2.97%) Apache Solr
8 58 (2.97%) Apache Pig
9 50 (2.56%) IIS
9 50 (2.56%) CMS
10 42 (2.15%) Drupal
11 38 (1.94%) GlassFish
11 38 (1.94%) Confluence
12 34 (1.74%) OpenStack
13 28 (1.43%) WebLogic
14 27 (1.38%) Joomla!
15 20 (1.02%) SharePoint
16 18 (0.92%) SAS
17 17 (0.87%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 91 (4.65%) MS Excel
2 19 (0.97%) SPSS
3 18 (0.92%) MS Office
4 11 (0.56%) Photoshop
5 6 (0.31%) Adobe Illustrator
6 4 (0.20%) PowerPivot
7 2 (0.10%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.051%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 36 (1.84%) Magento
2 18 (0.92%) Shopify
3 17 (0.87%) Google Analytics
4 12 (0.61%) Odoo
5 7 (0.36%) Hyperion Planning
5 7 (0.36%) Cognos TM1
5 7 (0.36%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 5 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 4 (0.20%) Oracle BPM
7 4 (0.20%) RiskWrite
8 2 (0.10%) Oracle Cash Management
9 1 (0.051%) Sage ERP X3
9 1 (0.051%) SAP SRM
9 1 (0.051%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 165 (8.44%) Amazon AWS
2 66 (3.38%) Amazon EC2
3 61 (3.12%) SaaS
4 53 (2.71%) Amazon S3
5 43 (2.20%) Heroku
6 37 (1.89%) GitHub
7 34 (1.74%) Amazon EMR
8 22 (1.13%) PaaS
9 21 (1.07%) Microsoft Azure
10 14 (0.72%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 11 (0.56%) IaaS
12 10 (0.51%) Cloud Computing
12 10 (0.51%) AWS OpsWorks
13 8 (0.41%) Amazon SQS
14 7 (0.36%) Route 53
14 7 (0.36%) AWS CloudFormation
14 7 (0.36%) OpenShift
15 6 (0.31%) Google Cloud Platform
16 5 (0.26%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
16 5 (0.26%) Engine Yard
Communications & Networking
1 169 (8.64%) HTTP
2 96 (4.91%) Firewall
3 77 (3.94%) Internet
4 70 (3.58%) DNS
5 60 (3.07%) TCP/IP
6 55 (2.81%) LDAP
7 50 (2.56%) Network Security
8 43 (2.20%) BGP
9 41 (2.10%) SMTP
10 32 (1.64%) VPN
11 31 (1.59%) LAN
12 30 (1.53%) SAN
13 28 (1.43%) OSPF
14 27 (1.38%) DHCP
14 27 (1.38%) Kerberos
15 24 (1.23%) iSCSI
16 22 (1.13%) WAN
17 21 (1.07%) SSL
18 20 (1.02%) IPv6
18 20 (1.02%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1045 (53.45%) MySQL
2 469 (23.99%) SQL Server
3 419 (21.43%) MongoDB
4 302 (15.45%) Relational Database
5 291 (14.88%) NoSQL
6 182 (9.31%) Redis
7 179 (9.16%) Hadoop
8 159 (8.13%) Big Data
9 125 (6.39%) Data Warehouse
10 111 (5.68%) RDBMS
11 103 (5.27%) Apache Cassandra
12 81 (4.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 75 (3.84%) Amazon Redshift
14 73 (3.73%) Oracle Database
15 72 (3.68%) Apache Hive
16 57 (2.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 55 (2.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 50 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
19 48 (2.46%) QlikView
20 44 (2.25%) Mahout
Development Applications
1 511 (26.14%) Git (software)
2 228 (11.66%) Jenkins
3 219 (11.20%) Subversion
4 141 (7.21%) Maven
5 103 (5.27%) JUnit
6 95 (4.86%) Eclipse
6 95 (4.86%) JIRA
7 56 (2.86%) Hudson
8 54 (2.76%) Karma Test Runner
9 52 (2.66%) Mercurial
10 45 (2.30%) Selenium
11 44 (2.25%) Cucumber
12 43 (2.20%) Visual Studio
12 43 (2.20%) Ant
13 38 (1.94%) CruiseControl
14 35 (1.79%) Talend Open Studio
15 32 (1.64%) Mockito
15 32 (1.64%) Yeoman
16 29 (1.48%) Jasmine
17 27 (1.38%) Gradle
General
1 145 (7.42%) Finance
2 96 (4.91%) Games
3 80 (4.09%) Marketing
4 64 (3.27%) Telecoms
5 60 (3.07%) Retail
6 49 (2.51%) Publishing
7 41 (2.10%) Advertising
8 40 (2.05%) Billing
9 23 (1.18%) Multimedia
9 23 (1.18%) Electronics
10 17 (0.87%) Automotive
11 16 (0.82%) Banking
12 15 (0.77%) Pharmaceutical
13 10 (0.51%) Financial Institution
13 10 (0.51%) Legal
14 9 (0.46%) Online Betting
15 8 (0.41%) Portuguese Language
15 8 (0.41%) Manufacturing
16 6 (0.31%) French Language
17 3 (0.15%) Law
Job Titles
1 1097 (56.11%) Developer
2 284 (14.53%) Java Developer
3 192 (9.82%) Senior Developer
4 175 (8.95%) Administrator
5 146 (7.47%) PHP Developer
6 134 (6.85%) Python Developer
7 130 (6.65%) Software Engineer
8 123 (6.29%) Systems Administrator
9 96 (4.91%) DBA
10 94 (4.81%) Web Developer
11 93 (4.76%) Linux Administrator
12 86 (4.40%) Architect
13 84 (4.30%) DevOps Engineer
14 74 (3.79%) Lead Developer
14 74 (3.79%) Linux Systems Administrator
15 70 (3.58%) Analyst
16 69 (3.53%) .NET Developer
17 60 (3.07%) Software Developer
18 56 (2.86%) Senior Java Developer
19 49 (2.51%) Ruby Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 668 (34.17%) HTML
2 585 (29.92%) CSS
3 398 (20.36%) jQuery
4 302 (15.45%) XML
5 258 (13.20%) Web Services
6 231 (11.82%) Spring
7 219 (11.20%) Django
8 208 (10.64%) JSON
9 203 (10.38%) Hibernate
10 192 (9.82%) RESTful
11 186 (9.51%) AngularJS
12 185 (9.46%) HTML5
13 167 (8.54%) .NET
14 163 (8.34%) REST
15 140 (7.16%) J2EE
16 127 (6.50%) CSS3
17 126 (6.45%) Ruby on Rails
18 116 (5.93%) Java EE
19 112 (5.73%) Ajax
20 107 (5.47%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 361 (18.47%) Open Source
2 228 (11.66%) Computer Science
3 134 (6.85%) Analytical Skills
4 57 (2.92%) Mathematics
5 56 (2.86%) User Experience
6 55 (2.81%) Replication
7 54 (2.76%) Mobile App
8 53 (2.71%) Visualisation
9 44 (2.25%) Clustering
10 38 (1.94%) Data Structures
11 37 (1.89%) Algorithms
12 32 (1.64%) Enterprise Software
12 32 (1.64%) Management Information System
13 29 (1.48%) GIS
14 28 (1.43%) Wiki
15 27 (1.38%) Client/Server
16 26 (1.33%) Statistics
17 20 (1.02%) Private Cloud
17 20 (1.02%) Social Media
18 17 (0.87%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 977 (49.97%) Linux
2 252 (12.89%) Windows
3 236 (12.07%) UNIX
4 128 (6.55%) CentOS
5 118 (6.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 104 (5.32%) Ubuntu
7 92 (4.71%) Debian
8 77 (3.94%) Android
9 63 (3.22%) Apple iOS
10 46 (2.35%) Solaris
11 37 (1.89%) Windows Server 2008
12 33 (1.69%) Windows Server 2003
13 27 (1.38%) Windows Server 2012
14 18 (0.92%) Oracle Linux
15 17 (0.87%) FreeBSD
15 17 (0.87%) Mac OS X
16 9 (0.46%) AIX
16 9 (0.46%) HPUX
16 9 (0.46%) Windows 7
17 8 (0.41%) openSUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 829 (42.40%) Agile Software Development
2 440 (22.51%) TDD
3 307 (15.70%) Continuous Integration
4 280 (14.32%) MVC
5 265 (13.55%) Software Engineering
6 264 (13.50%) Scrum
7 249 (12.74%) OO
8 234 (11.97%) DevOps
9 213 (10.90%) E-Commerce
10 162 (8.29%) Mentoring
11 143 (7.31%) Configuration Management
12 129 (6.60%) Business Intelligence
12 129 (6.60%) Analytics
13 128 (6.55%) Unit Testing
13 128 (6.55%) BDD
14 120 (6.14%) OOP
15 118 (6.04%) Web Development
16 113 (5.78%) Performance Tuning
17 103 (5.27%) ETL
18 97 (4.96%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 771 (39.44%) JavaScript
2 739 (37.80%) Java
3 730 (37.34%) SQL
4 684 (34.99%) Python
5 461 (23.58%) PHP
6 453 (23.17%) Ruby
7 323 (16.52%) Perl
8 236 (12.07%) Bash Shell
9 161 (8.24%) C#
10 97 (4.96%) C++
11 78 (3.99%) Shell Script
12 68 (3.48%) C
13 65 (3.32%) T-SQL
14 62 (3.17%) PHP5
15 61 (3.12%) PL/SQL
16 43 (2.20%) Scala
17 41 (2.10%) R
18 40 (2.05%) PowerShell
18 40 (2.05%) VBA
19 39 (1.99%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 299 (15.29%) Degree
2 44 (2.25%) Security Cleared
3 19 (0.97%) SC Cleared
4 13 (0.66%) LPIC
4 13 (0.66%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (0.51%) MCSE
5 10 (0.51%) PhD
5 10 (0.51%) Oracle Certification
6 9 (0.46%) OCP
6 9 (0.46%) RHCSA
7 7 (0.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 7 (0.36%) RHCE
7 7 (0.36%) IBM Certification
8 6 (0.31%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (0.26%) DV Cleared
10 4 (0.20%) PMP
10 4 (0.20%) PMI Certification
10 4 (0.20%) CCNA
11 3 (0.15%) MCSA
11 3 (0.15%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 73 (3.73%) QA
2 17 (0.87%) SLA
3 14 (0.72%) ISO 9001
4 6 (0.31%) PCI DSS
4 6 (0.31%) Data Quality
4 6 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (0.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.15%) PMBOK
7 1 (0.051%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 125 (6.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 65 (3.32%) Docker
3 55 (2.81%) Active Directory
4 51 (2.61%) KVM
4 51 (2.61%) Varnish
5 40 (2.05%) Xen
6 34 (1.74%) VirtualBox
7 31 (1.59%) iptables
8 30 (1.53%) Samba
9 26 (1.33%) Hyper-V
10 25 (1.28%) XenServer
11 24 (1.23%) vSphere
11 24 (1.23%) Postfix
12 17 (0.87%) NFS
13 16 (0.82%) Oracle RAC
14 12 (0.61%) Terminal Services
14 12 (0.61%) VMware ESX
14 12 (0.61%) GlusterFS
14 12 (0.61%) HDFS
15 10 (0.51%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 305 (15.60%) Puppet
2 257 (13.15%) Opscode Chef
3 128 (6.55%) Nagios
4 95 (4.86%) Ansible
5 91 (4.65%) Vagrant
6 67 (3.43%) ZABBIX
7 58 (2.97%) Salt
8 43 (2.20%) Cacti
9 27 (1.38%) Graphite
10 26 (1.33%) logstash
11 21 (1.07%) Tivoli
12 19 (0.97%) Zenoss
12 19 (0.97%) collectd
13 18 (0.92%) Munin
14 17 (0.87%) OpenNMS
14 17 (0.87%) Data Guard
14 17 (0.87%) StatsD
15 13 (0.66%) Sysprep
16 12 (0.61%) HAProxy
17 10 (0.51%) Icinga
Vendors
1 493 (25.22%) Oracle
2 186 (9.51%) VMware
3 159 (8.13%) Microsoft
4 158 (8.08%) Red Hat
5 92 (4.71%) Zend
6 73 (3.73%) Google
7 64 (3.27%) Sybase
8 57 (2.92%) Tableau
9 36 (1.84%) Facebook
10 35 (1.79%) Talend
10 35 (1.79%) NetApp
11 31 (1.59%) SAP
11 31 (1.59%) IBM
12 29 (1.48%) Cisco
13 28 (1.43%) HP
14 26 (1.33%) Rackspace
15 23 (1.18%) Citrix
16 22 (1.13%) Splunk
17 20 (1.02%) SaltStack
18 19 (0.97%) Juniper
West London
Tiro Partners
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: £62,000 per annum Fantastic holiday entitlement, superb work/life bala
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Vertical IT
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + bonus, Benefits + Homework
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Salary: £35000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Maidstone, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Buckinghamshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £55000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £42000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Newton Blue
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Newton Blue
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £20,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: Up to £40,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £18,000 to £25,000 per annum plus bens, bonus etc
Posted: 3 days ago