Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PostgreSQL (Postgres)
UK > England
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 240 278 340
Rank change year-on-year +38 +62 +23
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 2437 2168 1998
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.44% 1.21% 0.97%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.79% 4.10% 3.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1928 1828 1705
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £34,219 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £81,250 £81,250 £80,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% +11.11%

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 50907 52874 65019
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 30.16% 29.61% 31.60%
Number of salaries quoted 42290 45640 55287
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,000 £28,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +2.27%

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 24 November 2017.

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 24 November 2017. 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 1284 £62,500 +4.17% 106
South East +118 503 £50,000 - 32
North of England +20 207 £43,000 +7.50% 23
South West +65 198 £40,000 -20.00% 17
Midlands +37 127 £47,500 +18.75% 13
North West +4 125 £43,000 -4.44% 15
East of England +32 112 £50,000 -9.09% 20
West Midlands +10 76 £48,500 +21.25% 6
Yorkshire +8 71 £44,000 +35.38% 6
East Midlands +35 51 £47,500 +18.75% 7
North East +1 5 £42,500 -5.56% 2
PostgreSQL
UK

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT jobs citing PostgreSQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for PostgreSQL.

1 1039 (42.63%) Agile Software Development
2 997 (40.91%) Python
3 982 (40.30%) Linux
4 941 (38.61%) MySQL
5 937 (38.45%) Java
6 914 (37.51%) SQL
7 904 (37.09%) JavaScript
8 683 (28.03%) Amazon AWS
9 573 (23.51%) Docker
10 552 (22.65%) HTML
11 547 (22.45%) Oracle
12 534 (21.91%) SQL Server
13 489 (20.07%) Git (software)
14 456 (18.71%) DevOps
15 447 (18.34%) Finance
16 445 (18.26%) CSS
17 443 (18.18%) TDD
18 434 (17.81%) Ruby
19 433 (17.77%) Software Engineering
20 403 (16.54%) MongoDB
20 403 (16.54%) Ansible
21 400 (16.41%) NoSQL
22 397 (16.29%) Continuous Integration
23 372 (15.26%) Relational Database
24 364 (14.94%) Spring
25 355 (14.57%) Open Source
26 345 (14.16%) PHP
27 341 (13.99%) Scrum
28 325 (13.34%) Jenkins
29 323 (13.25%) Web Services

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
1 286 (11.74%) Elasticsearch
2 259 (10.63%) Tomcat
3 231 (9.48%) Apache
4 177 (7.26%) Apache Spark
5 142 (5.83%) JBoss
6 119 (4.88%) Confluence
7 112 (4.60%) OpenStack
8 105 (4.31%) nginx
9 66 (2.71%) WebLogic
10 65 (2.67%) Apache Solr
11 62 (2.54%) WebSphere
12 46 (1.89%) Jetty
13 45 (1.85%) IIS
14 39 (1.60%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 37 (1.52%) Cloud Foundry
16 34 (1.40%) CMS
16 34 (1.40%) GlassFish
17 25 (1.03%) Drupal
17 25 (1.03%) WordPress
18 21 (0.86%) SharePoint
Applications
1 20 (0.82%) Microsoft Office
2 14 (0.57%) Microsoft Excel
3 11 (0.45%) Adobe Illustrator
4 6 (0.25%) HipChat
5 5 (0.21%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 5 (0.21%) Photoshop
6 4 (0.16%) SPSS
7 3 (0.12%) Pipeline Pilot
8 1 (0.041%) MS Visio
8 1 (0.041%) Weka
Business Applications
1 12 (0.49%) Revive Adserver
2 10 (0.41%) Odoo
3 9 (0.37%) Dynamics CRM
4 7 (0.29%) Adobe Campaign
4 7 (0.29%) Eloqua
5 6 (0.25%) Eikon
6 5 (0.21%) Magento
7 4 (0.16%) BusinessWorks
7 4 (0.16%) Unit4 Business World
7 4 (0.16%) Workday HCM
8 3 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
8 3 (0.12%) NetSuite
8 3 (0.12%) Remedy ITSM
9 2 (0.082%) Oracle EBS
10 1 (0.041%) Primavera
10 1 (0.041%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 1 (0.041%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 683 (28.03%) Amazon AWS
2 220 (9.03%) Microsoft Azure
3 133 (5.46%) GitHub
4 103 (4.23%) Google Cloud Platform
5 88 (3.61%) Heroku
6 73 (3.00%) SaaS
7 57 (2.34%) Amazon EC2
8 50 (2.05%) Amazon S3
9 39 (1.60%) Amazon EMR
10 37 (1.52%) IaaS
11 34 (1.40%) Slack
12 31 (1.27%) Cloud Computing
13 23 (0.94%) DigitalOcean
14 22 (0.90%) Serverless
15 21 (0.86%) AWS CloudFormation
16 20 (0.82%) AWS Lambda
17 19 (0.78%) Amazon Kinesis
18 17 (0.70%) PaaS
19 16 (0.66%) Trello
20 14 (0.57%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 113 (4.64%) HTTP
2 111 (4.55%) TCP/IP
3 97 (3.98%) Internet
4 58 (2.38%) Firewall
5 53 (2.17%) DNS
6 45 (1.85%) Broadband
7 42 (1.72%) LDAP
8 33 (1.35%) SAN
9 31 (1.27%) SSL
10 30 (1.23%) Kerberos
10 30 (1.23%) VPN
11 27 (1.11%) Network Security
12 22 (0.90%) SSH
13 18 (0.74%) SMTP
14 16 (0.66%) Cisco ASA
15 15 (0.62%) AMQP
15 15 (0.62%) HTTPS
15 15 (0.62%) VLAN
16 14 (0.57%) DHCP
17 13 (0.53%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 941 (38.61%) MySQL
2 534 (21.91%) SQL Server
3 403 (16.54%) MongoDB
4 400 (16.41%) NoSQL
5 372 (15.26%) Relational Database
6 263 (10.79%) Redis
7 258 (10.59%) Apache Cassandra
8 181 (7.43%) Big Data
9 171 (7.02%) Hadoop
10 151 (6.20%) RDBMS
11 134 (5.50%) Data Warehouse
12 88 (3.61%) Amazon Redshift
13 85 (3.49%) Amazon RDS
14 82 (3.36%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 62 (2.54%) BusinessObjects
16 59 (2.42%) MariaDB
17 57 (2.34%) Neo4j
17 57 (2.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 56 (2.30%) Oracle Database
19 55 (2.26%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 489 (20.07%) Git (software)
2 325 (13.34%) Jenkins
3 214 (8.78%) Maven
4 179 (7.35%) JIRA
5 177 (7.26%) Subversion
6 155 (6.36%) JUnit
7 87 (3.57%) Cucumber
8 82 (3.36%) Mockito
9 69 (2.83%) Sonatype Nexus
10 63 (2.59%) Bitbucket
11 60 (2.46%) Eclipse
12 53 (2.17%) TeamCity
13 50 (2.05%) Selenium
14 49 (2.01%) webpack
15 47 (1.93%) GitLab
16 46 (1.89%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 42 (1.72%) Vagrant
18 39 (1.60%) Gradle
19 36 (1.48%) NUnit
20 34 (1.40%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 447 (18.34%) Finance
2 175 (7.18%) Marketing
3 126 (5.17%) Banking
4 98 (4.02%) Retail
5 87 (3.57%) Telecoms
6 77 (3.16%) Legal
7 70 (2.87%) Publishing
8 58 (2.38%) Manufacturing
9 52 (2.13%) Games
10 48 (1.97%) Investment Banking
10 48 (1.97%) Retail Banking
11 47 (1.93%) Electronics
12 25 (1.03%) Advertising
13 18 (0.74%) Billing
13 18 (0.74%) Law
14 16 (0.66%) Financial Institution
15 9 (0.37%) Back Office
16 8 (0.33%) Aerospace
16 8 (0.33%) Automotive
17 7 (0.29%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 1359 (55.77%) Developer
2 375 (15.39%) Senior Developer
3 359 (14.73%) Java Developer
4 281 (11.53%) Python Developer
5 221 (9.07%) Software Engineer
6 200 (8.21%) Full Stack Developer
7 179 (7.35%) DevOps Engineer
8 167 (6.85%) Software Developer
9 125 (5.13%) DBA
10 116 (4.76%) JavaScript Developer
11 113 (4.64%) Senior Java Developer
12 102 (4.19%) PHP Developer
13 94 (3.86%) Administrator
14 93 (3.82%) Architect
15 89 (3.65%) .NET Developer
16 87 (3.57%) Java Engineer
17 83 (3.41%) Senior Software Developer
18 77 (3.16%) Linux Engineer
19 74 (3.04%) Senior Software Engineer
20 71 (2.91%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 552 (22.65%) HTML
2 445 (18.26%) CSS
3 364 (14.94%) Spring
4 323 (13.25%) Web Services
5 317 (13.01%) AngularJS
6 315 (12.93%) Node.js
7 274 (11.24%) .NET
8 267 (10.96%) React
9 227 (9.31%) REST
10 224 (9.19%) Django
11 218 (8.95%) RESTful
12 209 (8.58%) jQuery
13 186 (7.63%) RabbitMQ
14 185 (7.59%) Hibernate
15 159 (6.52%) XML
16 152 (6.24%) HTML5
16 152 (6.24%) Ruby on Rails
17 144 (5.91%) LAMP
18 135 (5.54%) J2EE
19 124 (5.09%) Flask
Miscellaneous
1 228 (9.36%) Computer Science
2 191 (7.84%) Fintech
3 152 (6.24%) Analytical Skills
4 141 (5.79%) User Experience
5 120 (4.92%) Enterprise Software
6 101 (4.14%) Greenfield Project
7 94 (3.86%) Mobile App
8 80 (3.28%) Algorithms
9 59 (2.42%) Cyberthreat
10 57 (2.34%) Replication
11 52 (2.13%) Data Centre
12 37 (1.52%) Public Cloud
13 33 (1.35%) Blog
13 33 (1.35%) Linux Command Line
14 30 (1.23%) Clustering
14 30 (1.23%) Private Cloud
15 29 (1.19%) Client/Server
16 22 (0.90%) Virtual Team
17 21 (0.86%) Hedge funds
17 21 (0.86%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 982 (40.30%) Linux
2 296 (12.15%) Windows
3 272 (11.16%) Unix
4 101 (4.14%) CentOS
5 95 (3.90%) Apple iOS
6 93 (3.82%) Ubuntu
7 84 (3.45%) Android
8 68 (2.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 63 (2.59%) Windows Server
10 51 (2.09%) Debian
11 41 (1.68%) Solaris
12 14 (0.57%) CoreOS
13 13 (0.53%) Mac OS X
14 10 (0.41%) AIX
14 10 (0.41%) Windows 10
15 9 (0.37%) Windows 7
15 9 (0.37%) Windows Server 2012
16 7 (0.29%) Mac OS
17 4 (0.16%) Fedora
18 3 (0.12%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1039 (42.63%) Agile Software Development
2 456 (18.71%) DevOps
3 443 (18.18%) TDD
4 433 (17.77%) Software Engineering
5 397 (16.29%) Continuous Integration
6 355 (14.57%) Open Source
7 341 (13.99%) Scrum
8 314 (12.88%) Microservices
9 260 (10.67%) Analytics
10 224 (9.19%) MVC
11 223 (9.15%) Machine Learning
12 210 (8.62%) Mentoring
13 207 (8.49%) OO
14 185 (7.59%) Business Intelligence
15 183 (7.51%) Unit Testing
16 172 (7.06%) Configuration Management
17 171 (7.02%) BDD
18 168 (6.89%) Test Automation
19 158 (6.48%) Web Development
20 154 (6.32%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 997 (40.91%) Python
2 937 (38.45%) Java
3 914 (37.51%) SQL
4 904 (37.09%) JavaScript
5 434 (17.81%) Ruby
6 345 (14.16%) PHP
7 261 (10.71%) Bash Shell
8 257 (10.55%) C#
9 210 (8.62%) Perl
10 196 (8.04%) Go
11 181 (7.43%) Scala
12 164 (6.73%) C++
13 111 (4.55%) Shell Script
14 91 (3.73%) PL/SQL
15 73 (3.00%) C
16 66 (2.71%) ES6
17 58 (2.38%) PowerShell
18 50 (2.05%) T-SQL
19 47 (1.93%) Groovy
20 38 (1.56%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 293 (12.02%) Degree
2 127 (5.21%) Security Cleared
3 124 (5.09%) Computer Science Degree
4 68 (2.79%) SC Cleared
5 28 (1.15%) Master's Degree
6 20 (0.82%) Cisco Certification
6 20 (0.82%) PhD
7 14 (0.57%) AWS Certification
8 12 (0.49%) CCNA
8 12 (0.49%) RHCE
9 11 (0.45%) ITIL Certification
10 10 (0.41%) RHCSA
11 9 (0.37%) CCNP
11 9 (0.37%) CISSP
11 9 (0.37%) OCP
11 9 (0.37%) Oracle Certification
12 5 (0.21%) BC Cleared
12 5 (0.21%) CCIE
12 5 (0.21%) Microsoft Certification
12 5 (0.21%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 86 (3.53%) QA
2 27 (1.11%) GCP
3 26 (1.07%) Data Quality
4 14 (0.57%) PCI DSS
5 12 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 8 (0.33%) Disclosure Scotland
6 8 (0.33%) SLA
7 7 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 3 (0.12%) ISO 9001
9 2 (0.082%) COBIT
9 2 (0.082%) GDPR
10 1 (0.041%) Cyber Essentials
10 1 (0.041%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
10 1 (0.041%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 573 (23.51%) Docker
2 65 (2.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 39 (1.60%) Active Directory
4 31 (1.27%) iptables
5 26 (1.07%) vSphere
6 22 (0.90%) Varnish
7 21 (0.86%) HDFS
7 21 (0.86%) Xen
8 20 (0.82%) KVM
9 19 (0.78%) VMware ESXi
10 16 (0.66%) VirtualBox
11 14 (0.57%) Hyper-V
12 13 (0.53%) Oracle RAC
12 13 (0.53%) Samba
13 11 (0.45%) Apache ZooKeeper
14 10 (0.41%) Virtual Machines
15 8 (0.33%) LXC
15 8 (0.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
16 7 (0.29%) vCloud
17 5 (0.21%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 403 (16.54%) Ansible
2 317 (13.01%) Puppet
3 253 (10.38%) Kubernetes
4 203 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
5 86 (3.53%) Terraform
6 71 (2.91%) Nagios
7 47 (1.93%) logstash
8 46 (1.89%) HAProxy
9 40 (1.64%) Salt
10 36 (1.48%) Kibana
11 34 (1.40%) ZABBIX
12 28 (1.15%) Grafana
13 27 (1.11%) Mesos
14 26 (1.07%) Cacti
15 23 (0.94%) Marathon
16 21 (0.86%) Graphite
17 19 (0.78%) Capistrano
17 19 (0.78%) Graylog
18 15 (0.62%) Packer
19 14 (0.57%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 547 (22.45%) Oracle
2 168 (6.89%) Microsoft
3 119 (4.88%) VMware
4 117 (4.80%) Google
4 117 (4.80%) Red Hat
5 91 (3.73%) Tableau
6 73 (3.00%) TIBCO
7 52 (2.13%) SAP
8 48 (1.97%) HP
9 43 (1.76%) Atlassian
10 34 (1.40%) SaltStack
10 34 (1.40%) Talend
11 33 (1.35%) Cisco
12 32 (1.31%) Cognizant
12 32 (1.31%) IBM
13 31 (1.27%) New Relic
14 25 (1.03%) EMC
15 24 (0.98%) NetApp
15 24 (0.98%) Splunk
15 24 (0.98%) Zend