Period
to 21 April 2019

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 21 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PostgreSQL (Postgres)
UK > England
6 months to
21 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 168 202 253
Rank change year-on-year +34 +51 +21
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 2,822 2,854 2,204
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 2.05% 1.72% 1.37%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.29% 5.59% 4.49%
Number of salaries quoted 2,312 2,302 1,873
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £86,250 £86,250 £80,000
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% -

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 38,692 51,033 49,037
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 28.11% 30.71% 30.38%
Number of salaries quoted 31,901 42,758 42,255
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,000 £29,750
90th Percentile £86,250 £80,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -

PostgreSQL
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for PostgreSQL in England

PostgreSQL
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PostgreSQL in England.

Salary trend for PostgreSQL in England

PostgreSQL
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PostgreSQL in England over the 6 months to 21 April 2019.

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 21 April 2019. 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
Job
Vacancies
London +11 1,381 £67,500 +3.85% 69
South East +17 474 £52,500 +5.00% 35
North of England +66 348 £48,513 +7.81% 12
South West +47 239 £50,750 +12.78% 7
East of England +117 208 £57,500 +4.55% 11
North West +50 203 £50,000 +13.64% 7
Midlands +38 162 £42,500 -5.56% 8
Yorkshire +53 123 £50,000 - 3
East Midlands +54 91 £41,250 -13.16% 3
West Midlands -1 71 £42,500 -3.41% 5
North East +41 24 £48,463 +14.03% 2
PostgreSQL
UK

For the 6 months to 21 April 2019, 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 1,216 (43.09%) Agile Software Development
2 1,127 (39.94%) JavaScript
3 1,097 (38.87%) Java
4 1,076 (38.13%) Python
5 1,015 (35.97%) MySQL
6 1,006 (35.65%) SQL
7 910 (32.25%) Amazon AWS
8 898 (31.82%) Linux
9 793 (28.10%) SQL Server
10 784 (27.78%) Docker
11 709 (25.12%) Git (software)
12 620 (21.97%) Software Engineering
13 615 (21.79%) HTML
14 571 (20.23%) CSS
15 540 (19.14%) Spring
16 527 (18.67%) Microservices
17 520 (18.43%) DevOps
17 520 (18.43%) MongoDB
18 508 (18.00%) Oracle
19 502 (17.79%) TDD
20 492 (17.43%) C#
21 473 (16.76%) Jenkins
22 460 (16.30%) Relational Database
23 456 (16.16%) Node.js
24 445 (15.77%) AngularJS
25 434 (15.38%) Web Services
26 388 (13.75%) Degree
27 384 (13.61%) NoSQL
28 380 (13.47%) .NET
29 369 (13.08%) Finance

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
1 299 (10.60%) Elasticsearch
2 231 (8.19%) Apache
3 192 (6.80%) Apache Spark
4 178 (6.31%) Tomcat
5 107 (3.79%) nginx
6 104 (3.69%) Confluence
7 70 (2.48%) JBoss
8 54 (1.91%) WordPress
9 47 (1.67%) GeoServer
10 44 (1.56%) SharePoint
11 38 (1.35%) OpenStack
12 30 (1.06%) Drupal
13 29 (1.03%) WebSphere
14 26 (0.92%) IIS
14 26 (0.92%) WebLogic
15 24 (0.85%) Apache Solr
16 21 (0.74%) ArcGIS
17 20 (0.71%) WildFly
18 19 (0.67%) Alfresco
18 19 (0.67%) GlassFish
Applications
1 103 (3.65%) Chatbot
2 23 (0.82%) Microsoft Excel
3 13 (0.46%) Weka
4 6 (0.21%) Microsoft Office
4 6 (0.21%) Photoshop
5 4 (0.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 3 (0.11%) ArchiCAD
6 3 (0.11%) AutoCAD
6 3 (0.11%) MicroStation
6 3 (0.11%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.11%) Revit
6 3 (0.11%) SPSS
7 1 (0.035%) Simulink
7 1 (0.035%) S-PLUS
7 1 (0.035%) Stata
Business Applications
1 12 (0.43%) Odoo
2 10 (0.35%) SAP Business One
3 9 (0.32%) Magento
4 5 (0.18%) NetSuite
4 5 (0.18%) Remedy ITSM
5 4 (0.14%) BusinessWorks
6 2 (0.071%) Adobe Campaign
6 2 (0.071%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (0.071%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.071%) Eloqua
6 2 (0.071%) Oracle CRM
6 2 (0.071%) Shopify
6 2 (0.071%) Unica
7 1 (0.035%) BigMachines
7 1 (0.035%) Oracle EBS R12
7 1 (0.035%) Oracle Receivables
7 1 (0.035%) Payment Gateway
7 1 (0.035%) ResourceLink
7 1 (0.035%) SAP ERP
7 1 (0.035%) SAP MDG
Cloud Services
1 910 (32.25%) Amazon AWS
2 306 (10.84%) Microsoft Azure
3 185 (6.56%) Google Cloud Platform
4 149 (5.28%) SaaS
5 127 (4.50%) GitHub
6 117 (4.15%) Amazon S3
7 108 (3.83%) Amazon EC2
8 99 (3.51%) Serverless
9 68 (2.41%) AWS Lambda
10 66 (2.34%) Heroku
11 63 (2.23%) AWS CloudFormation
12 55 (1.95%) Cloud Computing
13 45 (1.59%) Amazon SQS
14 41 (1.45%) PaaS
15 35 (1.24%) Amazon ELB
16 29 (1.03%) Route 53
17 28 (0.99%) CloudFront
18 27 (0.96%) Amazon EMR
19 25 (0.89%) OpenShift
19 25 (0.89%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 93 (3.30%) DNS
2 80 (2.83%) TCP/IP
3 70 (2.48%) Firewall
4 54 (1.91%) HTTP
5 42 (1.49%) VPN
6 40 (1.42%) Internet
7 25 (0.89%) SAN
8 23 (0.82%) DHCP
9 22 (0.78%) Skype
10 21 (0.74%) SSL
11 20 (0.71%) HTTPS
12 18 (0.64%) VoIP
13 16 (0.57%) FTP
14 15 (0.53%) Network Security
14 15 (0.53%) SMTP
15 14 (0.50%) SSH
16 13 (0.46%) MQTT
17 12 (0.43%) NetScaler
18 11 (0.39%) NAS
18 11 (0.39%) STUN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,015 (35.97%) MySQL
2 793 (28.10%) SQL Server
3 520 (18.43%) MongoDB
4 460 (16.30%) Relational Database
5 384 (13.61%) NoSQL
6 292 (10.35%) Redis
7 220 (7.80%) Big Data
8 203 (7.19%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 200 (7.09%) Apache Cassandra
10 186 (6.59%) RDBMS
11 183 (6.48%) Hadoop
12 142 (5.03%) Data Warehouse
13 124 (4.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 117 (4.15%) Amazon RDS
15 98 (3.47%) Amazon Redshift
16 93 (3.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 79 (2.80%) Oracle Database
18 67 (2.37%) Apache Hive
19 66 (2.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
20 60 (2.13%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 709 (25.12%) Git (software)
2 473 (16.76%) Jenkins
3 279 (9.89%) Maven
4 223 (7.90%) JIRA
5 182 (6.45%) Selenium
6 149 (5.28%) Subversion
7 148 (5.24%) JUnit
8 146 (5.17%) Gradle
9 77 (2.73%) webpack
10 76 (2.69%) Cucumber
11 67 (2.37%) GitLab
12 64 (2.27%) TeamCity
13 61 (2.16%) Vagrant
14 59 (2.09%) Bitbucket
15 57 (2.02%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 53 (1.88%) CircleCI
17 52 (1.84%) Visual Studio
18 51 (1.81%) Team Foundation Server
19 47 (1.67%) Eclipse
20 44 (1.56%) JMeter
General
1 369 (13.08%) Finance
2 154 (5.46%) Retail
3 87 (3.08%) Banking
4 63 (2.23%) Marketing
5 55 (1.95%) Law
6 51 (1.81%) Manufacturing
7 48 (1.70%) Games
8 37 (1.31%) Publishing
9 27 (0.96%) Automotive
10 26 (0.92%) Investment Banking
11 24 (0.85%) Telecoms
12 22 (0.78%) Advertising
13 16 (0.57%) Pharmaceutical
14 14 (0.50%) Legal
15 12 (0.43%) Electronics
15 12 (0.43%) Military
16 10 (0.35%) Front Office
17 9 (0.32%) Aerospace
18 8 (0.28%) Back Office
19 7 (0.25%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 1,382 (48.97%) Developer
2 419 (14.85%) Java Developer
3 378 (13.39%) Software Engineer
4 257 (9.11%) Python Developer
5 254 (9.00%) Senior Developer
6 188 (6.66%) Senior Software Engineer
7 156 (5.53%) Full Stack Developer
8 149 (5.28%) DevOps Engineer
9 146 (5.17%) Architect
9 146 (5.17%) DBA
10 137 (4.85%) Administrator
11 133 (4.71%) Software Developer
12 130 (4.61%) Data Engineer
13 119 (4.22%) C# Developer
14 108 (3.83%) JavaScript Developer
15 105 (3.72%) Lead Developer
16 101 (3.58%) Python Engineer
17 89 (3.15%) Java Engineer
18 86 (3.05%) Senior Java Developer
19 85 (3.01%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 615 (21.79%) HTML
2 571 (20.23%) CSS
3 540 (19.14%) Spring
4 456 (16.16%) Node.js
5 445 (15.77%) AngularJS
6 434 (15.38%) Web Services
7 380 (13.47%) .NET
8 345 (12.23%) React
8 345 (12.23%) RESTful
9 268 (9.50%) REST
10 235 (8.33%) Hibernate
11 234 (8.29%) RabbitMQ
12 224 (7.94%) JSON
13 221 (7.83%) Spring Boot
14 215 (7.62%) XML
15 209 (7.41%) Kafka
16 202 (7.16%) ASP.NET
17 194 (6.87%) HTML5
18 180 (6.38%) Django
19 140 (4.96%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 195 (6.91%) Fintech
2 159 (5.63%) Analytical Skills
3 158 (5.60%) Greenfield Project
4 122 (4.32%) Algorithms
5 117 (4.15%) User Experience
6 98 (3.47%) Data Structures
7 85 (3.01%) Replication
8 77 (2.73%) Clustering
9 76 (2.69%) Mobile App
10 72 (2.55%) Self-Motivation
11 56 (1.98%) Enterprise Software
12 38 (1.35%) Data Centre
12 38 (1.35%) Linux Command Line
13 35 (1.24%) PKI
14 31 (1.10%) Management Information System
15 28 (0.99%) Public Cloud
16 27 (0.96%) Virtual Team
17 24 (0.85%) Cloud Native
17 24 (0.85%) Hybrid Cloud
18 22 (0.78%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 898 (31.82%) Linux
2 303 (10.74%) Windows
3 167 (5.92%) Unix
4 111 (3.93%) Ubuntu
5 94 (3.33%) Android
6 76 (2.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 62 (2.20%) CentOS
8 47 (1.67%) Apple iOS
9 46 (1.63%) Windows Server
10 25 (0.89%) Mac OS
11 23 (0.82%) Windows 10
12 21 (0.74%) Debian
13 20 (0.71%) CoreOS
13 20 (0.71%) openSUSE
14 19 (0.67%) Windows Server 2012
15 18 (0.64%) Windows Server 2008
16 15 (0.53%) FreeBSD
17 9 (0.32%) AIX
18 8 (0.28%) Fedora
18 8 (0.28%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,216 (43.09%) Agile Software Development
2 620 (21.97%) Software Engineering
3 527 (18.67%) Microservices
4 520 (18.43%) DevOps
5 502 (17.79%) TDD
6 362 (12.83%) Continuous Integration
7 359 (12.72%) Open Source
8 346 (12.26%) MVC
9 337 (11.94%) Scrum
10 297 (10.52%) Mentoring
11 280 (9.92%) Problem-Solving
12 260 (9.21%) Computer Science
12 260 (9.21%) OO
12 260 (9.21%) Test Automation
13 209 (7.41%) Analytics
14 202 (7.16%) Web Development
15 201 (7.12%) BDD
16 189 (6.70%) ETL
17 179 (6.34%) Coaching
17 179 (6.34%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 1,127 (39.94%) JavaScript
2 1,097 (38.87%) Java
3 1,076 (38.13%) Python
4 1,006 (35.65%) SQL
5 492 (17.43%) C#
6 294 (10.42%) PHP
7 266 (9.43%) Ruby
8 218 (7.73%) C++
9 182 (6.45%) Java 8
10 170 (6.02%) Bash Shell
11 149 (5.28%) Go
12 141 (5.00%) TypeScript
13 138 (4.89%) Scala
14 133 (4.71%) Perl
15 127 (4.50%) PowerShell
16 124 (4.39%) T-SQL
17 101 (3.58%) Shell Script
18 97 (3.44%) PL/SQL
19 92 (3.26%) ES6
20 89 (3.15%) C
Qualifications
1 388 (13.75%) Degree
2 177 (6.27%) Security Cleared
3 128 (4.54%) Computer Science Degree
4 93 (3.30%) SC Cleared
5 35 (1.24%) Microsoft Certification
6 32 (1.13%) DV Cleared
7 28 (0.99%) PhD
8 22 (0.78%) MCSA
9 19 (0.67%) OCP
9 19 (0.67%) Oracle Certification
9 19 (0.67%) Postgraduate
10 12 (0.43%) AWS Certification
11 10 (0.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 10 (0.35%) Master's Degree
12 9 (0.32%) ITIL Certification
13 8 (0.28%) DBS Check
13 8 (0.28%) TOGAF Certification
14 6 (0.21%) Cisco Certification
14 6 (0.21%) MCDBA
14 6 (0.21%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 90 (3.19%) QA
2 48 (1.70%) Data Quality
3 20 (0.71%) SLA
4 9 (0.32%) GDPR
4 9 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (0.21%) PMO
6 5 (0.18%) Disclosure Scotland
7 4 (0.14%) HL7
7 4 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 2 (0.071%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.035%) PCI DSS
9 1 (0.035%) PSD2
9 1 (0.035%) WCAG
System Software
1 784 (27.78%) Docker
2 104 (3.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 40 (1.42%) HDFS
4 30 (1.06%) Active Directory
4 30 (1.06%) KVM
5 28 (0.99%) Firmware
6 22 (0.78%) Hyper-V
7 17 (0.60%) Oracle RAC
8 15 (0.53%) NFS
9 14 (0.50%) iptables
10 13 (0.46%) VMware ESXi
10 13 (0.46%) Xen
11 12 (0.43%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 11 (0.39%) pfSense
12 11 (0.39%) Varnish
12 11 (0.39%) vSphere
13 10 (0.35%) Apache Flume
14 9 (0.32%) Virtual Machines
15 7 (0.25%) VirtualBox
16 6 (0.21%) Squid
Systems Management
1 354 (12.54%) Kubernetes
2 328 (11.62%) Ansible
3 223 (7.90%) Terraform
4 205 (7.26%) Puppet
5 128 (4.54%) Opscode Chef
6 71 (2.52%) Prometheus
7 60 (2.13%) Mesos
8 48 (1.70%) Salt
9 43 (1.52%) Marathon
10 33 (1.17%) Grafana
11 32 (1.13%) HAProxy
12 31 (1.10%) Packer
13 25 (0.89%) Kibana
14 23 (0.82%) Data Guard
14 23 (0.82%) Oracle RMAN
15 22 (0.78%) Failover Clustering
15 22 (0.78%) Nagios
16 21 (0.74%) Perfmon
17 20 (0.71%) Docker Swarm
18 19 (0.67%) Consul
Vendors
1 508 (18.00%) Oracle
2 248 (8.79%) Microsoft
3 135 (4.78%) Google
4 133 (4.71%) VMware
5 69 (2.45%) Red Hat
6 45 (1.59%) Talend
7 42 (1.49%) Atlassian
8 39 (1.38%) Salesforce.com
9 38 (1.35%) Tableau
10 33 (1.17%) IBM
11 30 (1.06%) HP
12 28 (0.99%) SAP
12 28 (0.99%) Splunk
13 26 (0.92%) Veeam
14 25 (0.89%) Sybase
15 24 (0.85%) SaltStack
16 23 (0.82%) SolarWinds
17 22 (0.78%) RedGate
18 21 (0.74%) Zend
19 19 (0.67%) Cloudera