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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for PostgreSQL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited PostgreSQL over the 6 months to 25 June 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PostgreSQL (Postgres)
UK > England
6 months to
25 Jun 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 76 90 166
Rank change year-on-year +14 +76 +24
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 6,392 3,343 1,623
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 4.33% 3.60% 2.20%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 16.03% 13.18% 8.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1,823 1,714 1,376
10th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £40,000
25th Percentile £51,250 £49,000 £50,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £65,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +11.54% - +13.04%
75th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £85,000
90th Percentile £105,000 £101,250 £120,000
UK median annual salary £72,500 £65,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +11.54% - +18.18%

PostgreSQL is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 39,873 25,361 19,951
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 27.03% 27.32% 27.02%
Number of salaries quoted 18,833 17,968 16,524
10th Percentile £36,250 £33,751 £32,500
25th Percentile £45,000 £42,500 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%
75th Percentile £80,050 £75,000 £73,000
90th Percentile £96,250 £90,000 £90,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +10.00%

PostgreSQL
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing PostgreSQL as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for PostgreSQL in England

PostgreSQL
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing PostgreSQL in England.

Salary trend for PostgreSQL in England

PostgreSQL
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing PostgreSQL in England over the 6 months to 25 June 2022.

Salary histogram for PostgreSQL in England

PostgreSQL
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PostgreSQL within the England region over the 6 months to 25 June 2022. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Jobs
London +1 4,804 £80,000 +3.23% 168
South East +25 571 £65,000 +18.18% 39
North of England -11 434 £60,000 +9.09% 61
North West -8 244 £60,000 +11.11% 31
South West -40 192 £65,000 +23.81% 25
East of England -8 168 £62,500 +20.19% 14
Yorkshire -39 160 £62,500 +4.17% 18
Midlands -44 153 £55,000 +22.22% 26
West Midlands -15 118 £57,500 +30.68% 14
East Midlands -40 33 £42,500 -5.56% 12
North East -9 30 £40,000 -8.05% 12
PostgreSQL
UK

For the 6 months to 25 June 2022, IT jobs citing PostgreSQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region with a requirement for PostgreSQL.

1 3,442 (53.85%) AWS
2 3,080 (48.19%) Agile
3 2,986 (46.71%) Python
4 2,738 (42.83%) Docker
5 2,542 (39.77%) Software Engineering
6 2,459 (38.47%) Kubernetes
7 2,325 (36.37%) CI/CD
8 2,315 (36.22%) SQL
9 2,298 (35.95%) Java
10 2,233 (34.93%) JavaScript
11 2,065 (32.31%) React
12 1,846 (28.88%) Finance
13 1,787 (27.96%) Microservices
14 1,685 (26.36%) Git (software)
15 1,605 (25.11%) DevOps
16 1,586 (24.81%) MySQL
17 1,539 (24.08%) Node.js
18 1,484 (23.22%) TypeScript
19 1,465 (22.92%) Test Automation
20 1,386 (21.68%) Social Skills
21 1,378 (21.56%) Azure
22 1,315 (20.57%) Kafka
23 1,293 (20.23%) Full Stack Development
24 1,260 (19.71%) Linux
25 1,195 (18.70%) Relational Database
26 1,130 (17.68%) Jenkins
27 1,108 (17.33%) CSS
28 1,099 (17.19%) Redis
29 1,098 (17.18%) TDD
30 1,087 (17.01%) REST

PostgreSQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 585 (9.15%) Elasticsearch
2 340 (5.32%) Apache Spark
3 293 (4.58%) Apache
4 219 (3.43%) Confluence
5 213 (3.33%) Apache Airflow
6 171 (2.68%) Apache Solr
7 100 (1.56%) CMS
8 96 (1.50%) GeoServer
9 89 (1.39%) nginx
10 82 (1.28%) Jupyter
11 60 (0.94%) Tomcat
12 58 (0.91%) OpenStack
13 47 (0.74%) GemFire
14 43 (0.67%) SAS
15 38 (0.59%) Cloud Foundry
16 35 (0.55%) Apache Pulsar
17 32 (0.50%) IIS
18 28 (0.44%) JBoss
19 27 (0.42%) Drupal
20 25 (0.39%) Headless CMS
Applications
1 77 (1.20%) Microsoft Excel
2 39 (0.61%) MS Visio
3 27 (0.42%) Microsoft Office
4 22 (0.34%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 11 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
6 6 (0.094%) SketchUp
7 5 (0.078%) CPLEX
8 2 (0.031%) AutoCAD
8 2 (0.031%) MicroStation
9 1 (0.016%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (0.016%) LaTeX
9 1 (0.016%) SPSS
9 1 (0.016%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 38 (0.59%) Shopify
2 34 (0.53%) Magento
3 22 (0.34%) Payment Gateway
4 16 (0.25%) Dynamics CRM
4 16 (0.25%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 13 (0.20%) Distributed Ledger
6 7 (0.11%) MetaTrader
6 7 (0.11%) Oracle Applications
7 5 (0.078%) R3 Corda
8 4 (0.063%) Odoo
9 3 (0.047%) HiPortfolio
10 1 (0.016%) Oracle BPM
10 1 (0.016%) Oracle EBS
10 1 (0.016%) Oracle EBS R12
10 1 (0.016%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 3,442 (53.85%) AWS
2 1,378 (21.56%) Azure
3 942 (14.74%) Serverless
4 929 (14.53%) GitHub
5 875 (13.69%) GCP
6 602 (9.42%) AWS Lambda
7 475 (7.43%) Amazon S3
8 381 (5.96%) SaaS
9 310 (4.85%) OpenShift
10 285 (4.46%) Amazon SQS
11 268 (4.19%) GitHub Actions
12 266 (4.16%) Amazon EC2
13 259 (4.05%) Amazon ECS
13 259 (4.05%) Heroku
14 217 (3.39%) Cloud Functions
15 189 (2.96%) AWS CloudFormation
16 181 (2.83%) Cloud Computing
17 179 (2.80%) Slack
18 138 (2.16%) PaaS
19 126 (1.97%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 317 (4.96%) Internet
2 312 (4.88%) HTTP
3 91 (1.42%) DNS
4 74 (1.16%) Firewall
5 62 (0.97%) TCP/IP
6 53 (0.83%) SSL
7 52 (0.81%) PPP
8 48 (0.75%) VPN
9 47 (0.74%) MQTT
10 42 (0.66%) LAN
11 41 (0.64%) WAN
12 30 (0.47%) DHCP
13 28 (0.44%) VLAN
14 23 (0.36%) FTP
15 20 (0.31%) AMQP
16 19 (0.30%) HTTPS
17 17 (0.27%) 5G
18 16 (0.25%) SSH
19 15 (0.23%) Intranet
20 12 (0.19%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,586 (24.81%) MySQL
2 1,195 (18.70%) Relational Database
3 1,099 (17.19%) Redis
4 936 (14.64%) SQL Server
5 929 (14.53%) NoSQL
6 928 (14.52%) MongoDB
7 447 (6.99%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 431 (6.74%) Apache Cassandra
9 396 (6.20%) Big Data
10 369 (5.77%) Amazon Aurora
11 357 (5.59%) Amazon RDS
12 309 (4.83%) Data Warehouse
13 289 (4.52%) RDBMS
14 240 (3.75%) Flink
15 204 (3.19%) Amazon Redshift
16 181 (2.83%) GIS
17 157 (2.46%) Tableau
18 155 (2.42%) Hadoop
19 118 (1.85%) Power BI
20 117 (1.83%) BigQuery
Development Applications
1 1,685 (26.36%) Git (software)
2 1,130 (17.68%) Jenkins
3 684 (10.70%) JIRA
4 392 (6.13%) GitLab
5 363 (5.68%) Gradle
6 360 (5.63%) CircleCI
7 302 (4.72%) Maven
8 298 (4.66%) Cypress.io
9 237 (3.71%) JUnit
10 215 (3.36%) Subversion
11 202 (3.16%) Ant
12 189 (2.96%) Selenium
13 180 (2.82%) webpack
14 151 (2.36%) Postman
15 146 (2.28%) Bitbucket
16 133 (2.08%) Babel
17 129 (2.02%) Cucumber
18 90 (1.41%) Mockito
19 88 (1.38%) Mocha
20 78 (1.22%) JMeter
General
1 1,846 (28.88%) Finance
2 1,386 (21.68%) Social Skills
3 512 (8.01%) Analytical Skills
4 489 (7.65%) Banking
5 459 (7.18%) Retail
6 373 (5.84%) Games
7 261 (4.08%) Manufacturing
8 254 (3.97%) Inclusion and Diversity
9 247 (3.86%) Marketing
10 146 (2.28%) Public Sector
11 143 (2.24%) Automotive
12 131 (2.05%) Law
13 113 (1.77%) Financial Institution
14 95 (1.49%) Organisational Skills
15 90 (1.41%) Advertising
16 71 (1.11%) Publishing
17 68 (1.06%) Tech for Good
18 65 (1.02%) Telecoms
19 61 (0.95%) Front Office
19 61 (0.95%) Presentation Skills
Job Titles
1 2,010 (31.45%) Developer
2 1,730 (27.07%) Software Engineer
3 643 (10.06%) Senior Software Engineer
4 555 (8.68%) Java Engineer
5 486 (7.60%) Senior Developer
6 466 (7.29%) Java Developer
7 400 (6.26%) Senior Java Engineer
8 389 (6.09%) Full Stack Developer
9 374 (5.85%) Data Engineer
10 322 (5.04%) DevOps Engineer
11 252 (3.94%) Backend Developer
12 209 (3.27%) Java Software Engineer
13 192 (3.00%) Senior Java Developer
14 182 (2.85%) Python Developer
15 179 (2.80%) Analyst
16 170 (2.66%) Python Engineer
17 150 (2.35%) Lead Developer
18 133 (2.08%) DBA
19 129 (2.02%) Software Developer
20 123 (1.92%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2,065 (32.31%) React
2 1,539 (24.08%) Node.js
3 1,315 (20.57%) Kafka
4 1,108 (17.33%) CSS
5 1,087 (17.01%) REST
6 905 (14.16%) Spring
7 848 (13.27%) GraphQL
8 807 (12.63%) RESTful
9 793 (12.41%) HTML
10 717 (11.22%) .NET
11 603 (9.43%) AngularJS
12 590 (9.23%) Django
13 551 (8.62%) RabbitMQ
14 524 (8.20%) Spring Boot
15 464 (7.26%) React Native
16 452 (7.07%) Ruby on Rails
17 391 (6.12%) Vue.js
18 351 (5.49%) Jest
19 343 (5.37%) ASP.NET
20 330 (5.16%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 612 (9.57%) User Experience
2 404 (6.32%) Algorithms
3 349 (5.46%) Mobile App
4 287 (4.49%) Data Structures
5 258 (4.04%) Linux Command Line
6 256 (4.01%) Self-Motivation
7 222 (3.47%) Life Science
8 214 (3.35%) Virtual Team
9 212 (3.32%) Cloud Native
10 203 (3.18%) Greenfield Project
11 197 (3.08%) Social Media
12 166 (2.60%) Management Information System
13 119 (1.86%) Blog
14 115 (1.80%) NHS
15 105 (1.64%) Enterprise Software
16 98 (1.53%) Sports Betting
17 93 (1.45%) Mobile Payment
18 91 (1.42%) Blockchain
19 89 (1.39%) Legacy Systems
20 88 (1.38%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1,260 (19.71%) Linux
2 490 (7.67%) Unix
3 470 (7.35%) Windows
4 199 (3.11%) Apple iOS
5 194 (3.04%) Android
6 151 (2.36%) Ubuntu
7 102 (1.60%) CentOS
8 74 (1.16%) Windows Server
9 70 (1.10%) VMS
10 50 (0.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 32 (0.50%) Windows 10
11 32 (0.50%) Windows Server 2019
12 31 (0.48%) Mac OS
13 27 (0.42%) Solaris
13 27 (0.42%) Windows Server 2016
14 25 (0.39%) Windows Server 2012
15 22 (0.34%) Debian
16 21 (0.33%) Alpine Linux
17 9 (0.14%) SUSE
18 8 (0.13%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3,080 (48.19%) Agile
2 2,542 (39.77%) Software Engineering
3 2,325 (36.37%) CI/CD
4 1,787 (27.96%) Microservices
5 1,605 (25.11%) DevOps
6 1,465 (22.92%) Test Automation
7 1,293 (20.23%) Full Stack Development
8 1,098 (17.18%) TDD
9 998 (15.61%) Mentoring
10 899 (14.06%) Problem-Solving
11 882 (13.80%) Scrum
12 811 (12.69%) Computer Science
13 695 (10.87%) Continuous Integration
14 688 (10.76%) Analytics
15 637 (9.97%) Data Science
16 631 (9.87%) Open Source
17 619 (9.68%) Machine Learning
18 616 (9.64%) Coaching
19 592 (9.26%) BDD
20 484 (7.57%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 2,986 (46.71%) Python
2 2,315 (36.22%) SQL
3 2,298 (35.95%) Java
4 2,233 (34.93%) JavaScript
5 1,484 (23.22%) TypeScript
6 910 (14.24%) Ruby
7 692 (10.83%) C#
8 575 (9.00%) Go
9 440 (6.88%) PHP
10 414 (6.48%) Shell Script
11 411 (6.43%) Kotlin
12 381 (5.96%) PowerShell
13 316 (4.94%) C++
14 294 (4.60%) Perl
15 265 (4.15%) Bash
16 257 (4.02%) Scala
17 247 (3.86%) ES6
18 233 (3.65%) C
19 229 (3.58%) Rust
20 70 (1.10%) Elm
Qualifications
1 780 (12.20%) Degree
2 449 (7.02%) Computer Science Degree
3 250 (3.91%) Security Cleared
4 220 (3.44%) SC Cleared
5 148 (2.32%) Master's Degree
6 36 (0.56%) DV Cleared
7 29 (0.45%) PhD
8 25 (0.39%) Microsoft Certification
9 20 (0.31%) MCSE
10 19 (0.30%) OCP
10 19 (0.30%) Oracle Certification
11 18 (0.28%) MCSA
12 16 (0.25%) HNC
12 16 (0.25%) PMI Certification
13 15 (0.23%) ISTQB
14 13 (0.20%) AWS Certification
15 11 (0.17%) CCNA
15 11 (0.17%) Cisco Certification
15 11 (0.17%) HND
15 11 (0.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 678 (10.61%) QA
2 92 (1.44%) Data Quality
3 75 (1.17%) Accessibility
4 40 (0.63%) GDPR
5 31 (0.48%) HL7
6 28 (0.44%) SLA
7 26 (0.41%) CDISC
8 22 (0.34%) EMIR
8 22 (0.34%) FATCA
8 22 (0.34%) ISO 9001
8 22 (0.34%) MiFID
9 21 (0.33%) PMO
10 12 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 5 (0.078%) PCI DSS
12 4 (0.063%) ISO 9000
13 2 (0.031%) Cyber Essentials
13 2 (0.031%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
13 2 (0.031%) HIPAA
13 2 (0.031%) WCAG
14 1 (0.016%) IEC 62304
System Software
1 2,738 (42.83%) Docker
2 109 (1.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 86 (1.35%) Active Directory
4 83 (1.30%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 38 (0.59%) Virtual Machines
6 28 (0.44%) Hyper-V
7 26 (0.41%) HDFS
8 18 (0.28%) vSphere
9 13 (0.20%) BitLocker
9 13 (0.20%) Citrix Hypervisor
10 11 (0.17%) LXC
11 10 (0.16%) iptables
12 9 (0.14%) KVM
13 8 (0.13%) GridGain
13 8 (0.13%) Varnish
14 7 (0.11%) Virtual Desktop
14 7 (0.11%) Virtual Servers
15 6 (0.094%) Firmware
16 5 (0.078%) etcd
16 5 (0.078%) Slurm Workload Manager
Systems Management
1 2,459 (38.47%) Kubernetes
2 942 (14.74%) Terraform
3 519 (8.12%) Ansible
4 222 (3.47%) Opscode Chef
5 206 (3.22%) Puppet
6 195 (3.05%) Grafana
7 163 (2.55%) Prometheus
8 117 (1.83%) Docker Swarm
9 80 (1.25%) Kibana
10 65 (1.02%) HAProxy
11 51 (0.80%) Istio
12 50 (0.78%) ZABBIX
13 40 (0.63%) logstash
14 33 (0.52%) Consul
14 33 (0.52%) MIIS
15 28 (0.44%) Opsgenie
15 28 (0.44%) Pingdom
16 25 (0.39%) Failover Clustering
17 22 (0.34%) Argo
18 20 (0.31%) Kubeflow
Vendors
1 759 (11.87%) Google
2 559 (8.75%) Oracle
3 491 (7.68%) Microsoft
4 143 (2.24%) VMware
5 132 (2.07%) Red Hat
6 115 (1.80%) Twitter
6 115 (1.80%) Zopa
7 102 (1.60%) Splunk
8 86 (1.35%) Sun
9 83 (1.30%) New Relic
10 68 (1.06%) Apple
11 58 (0.91%) Salesforce.com
12 46 (0.72%) Talend
13 45 (0.70%) Cisco
14 44 (0.69%) Netlify
15 42 (0.66%) BT
15 42 (0.66%) Dell
16 40 (0.63%) Cadence
17 38 (0.59%) Juniper
18 36 (0.56%) IBM