Period
to 29 May 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 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 29 May 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PostgreSQL (Postgres)
England > Midlands
6 months to
29 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 184 202 228
Rank change year-on-year +18 +26 +33
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 72 153 178
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 1.03% 1.30% 1.23%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.95% 4.76% 4.25%
Number of salaries quoted 102 147 127
Median annual salary £60,000 £41,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +44.58% -9.78% +8.24%
10th Percentile £35,000 £29,940 £29,050
90th Percentile £77,500 £58,750 £58,750
England median annual salary £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +13.04% -4.17% +14.29%

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 the Midlands with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 1,822 3,215 4,191
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 25.95% 27.24% 29.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1,565 2,515 3,497
Median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,250 £26,750
90th Percentile £68,750 £65,000 £61,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

PostgreSQL
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for PostgreSQL in the Midlands

PostgreSQL
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Salary trend for PostgreSQL in the Midlands

PostgreSQL
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing PostgreSQL in the Midlands over the 6 months to 29 May 2020.

Salary histogram for PostgreSQL in the Midlands

PostgreSQL
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PostgreSQL within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 29 May 2020. 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
West Midlands +48 50 £60,000 +44.58% 5
East Midlands +7 22 £45,000 +9.09% 3
PostgreSQL
England

For the 6 months to 29 May 2020, 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 Midlands region with a requirement for PostgreSQL.

1 35 (48.61%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (45.83%) Java
3 29 (40.28%) Continuous Integration
3 29 (40.28%) RESTful
4 28 (38.89%) Jenkins
4 28 (38.89%) JavaScript
4 28 (38.89%) Spring
5 26 (36.11%) SQL Server
5 26 (36.11%) JUnit
6 23 (31.94%) Web Services
6 23 (31.94%) TDD
6 23 (31.94%) AWS
7 22 (30.56%) Scrum
8 21 (29.17%) Maven
8 21 (29.17%) Git (software)
9 20 (27.78%) SQL
10 19 (26.39%) Microservices
10 19 (26.39%) SonarQube
11 17 (23.61%) Open Source
11 17 (23.61%) SOAP
12 16 (22.22%) MySQL
12 16 (22.22%) Oracle
12 16 (22.22%) Amazon EC2
13 15 (20.83%) Mockito
13 15 (20.83%) BDD
13 15 (20.83%) Kanban
13 15 (20.83%) REST
13 15 (20.83%) C#
14 14 (19.44%) Software Engineering
14 14 (19.44%) PowerMock

PostgreSQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 8 (11.11%) Apache
2 6 (8.33%) Confluence
2 6 (8.33%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (8.33%) Tomcat
3 5 (6.94%) Red Hat Fuse
4 4 (5.56%) Apache Spark
5 2 (2.78%) IIS
5 2 (2.78%) JBoss
6 1 (1.39%) nginx
6 1 (1.39%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (1.39%) WildFly
Applications
1 2 (2.78%) Windchill
2 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.78%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.39%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 23 (31.94%) AWS
2 16 (22.22%) Amazon EC2
3 13 (18.06%) Azure
4 9 (12.50%) Amazon SQS
5 5 (6.94%) GCP
6 4 (5.56%) SaaS
7 3 (4.17%) Amazon S3
8 2 (2.78%) Amazon ECS
8 2 (2.78%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (2.78%) AWS Lambda
8 2 (2.78%) Serverless
9 1 (1.39%) Amazon EKS
9 1 (1.39%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.39%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (36.11%) SQL Server
2 16 (22.22%) MySQL
3 9 (12.50%) Amazon RDS
3 9 (12.50%) MongoDB
4 5 (6.94%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (6.94%) NoSQL
4 5 (6.94%) Snowflake Schema
5 4 (5.56%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (5.56%) Big Data
5 4 (5.56%) Relational Database
6 3 (4.17%) Hadoop
6 3 (4.17%) Looker
7 2 (2.78%) Oracle Database
7 2 (2.78%) Oracle Database 12c
7 2 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (1.39%) Amazon Redshift
8 1 (1.39%) Apache Hive
8 1 (1.39%) HBase
8 1 (1.39%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.39%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 28 (38.89%) Jenkins
2 26 (36.11%) JUnit
3 21 (29.17%) Git (software)
3 21 (29.17%) Maven
4 19 (26.39%) SonarQube
5 15 (20.83%) Mockito
6 14 (19.44%) DbUnit
6 14 (19.44%) jMock
7 11 (15.28%) JMeter
8 7 (9.72%) JIRA
9 6 (8.33%) Cucumber
9 6 (8.33%) Selenium
9 6 (8.33%) SoapUI
9 6 (8.33%) WebDriver
10 5 (6.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 4 (5.56%) REST Assured
12 3 (4.17%) Jasmine
12 3 (4.17%) Mocha
13 1 (1.39%) JBehave
13 1 (1.39%) PHPUnit
General
1 7 (9.72%) Finance
2 4 (5.56%) Public Sector
3 3 (4.17%) Games
4 1 (1.39%) Advertising
4 1 (1.39%) Automotive
4 1 (1.39%) Banking
4 1 (1.39%) Law
Job Titles
1 43 (59.72%) Developer
2 22 (30.56%) Java Developer
3 10 (13.89%) Senior Developer
4 9 (12.50%) Software Engineer
5 8 (11.11%) Java Engineer
6 7 (9.72%) AWS Engineer
6 7 (9.72%) C# Software Engineer
6 7 (9.72%) Senior Java Engineer
7 6 (8.33%) C# Developer
8 5 (6.94%) AWS Developer
8 5 (6.94%) J2EE Developer
8 5 (6.94%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 5 (6.94%) Senior J2EE Developer
8 5 (6.94%) Senior Java Developer
8 5 (6.94%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
9 4 (5.56%) Automation Tester
9 4 (5.56%) C# Software Developer
9 4 (5.56%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 4 (5.56%) Full Stack Developer
9 4 (5.56%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (40.28%) RESTful
2 28 (38.89%) Spring
3 23 (31.94%) Web Services
4 17 (23.61%) SOAP
5 15 (20.83%) REST
6 14 (19.44%) AngularJS
6 14 (19.44%) PowerMock
7 13 (18.06%) .NET
8 11 (15.28%) JPA
8 11 (15.28%) React
9 10 (13.89%) J2EE
9 10 (13.89%) Node.js
10 9 (12.50%) ActiveMQ
10 9 (12.50%) CSS
10 9 (12.50%) Hibernate
10 9 (12.50%) Spring Boot
10 9 (12.50%) Spring Cloud
11 7 (9.72%) .NET Framework
11 7 (9.72%) HTML
11 7 (9.72%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 14 (19.44%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.56%) Raspberry Pi
2 4 (5.56%) User Experience
3 3 (4.17%) Algorithms
3 3 (4.17%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.78%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (2.78%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.39%) Blog
5 1 (1.39%) Cloud Native
5 1 (1.39%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.39%) Life Science
5 1 (1.39%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (1.39%) NHS
5 1 (1.39%) Replication
5 1 (1.39%) Vector Graphics
Operating Systems
1 12 (16.67%) Linux
2 7 (9.72%) Unix
3 4 (5.56%) Windows
3 4 (5.56%) Windows Server
4 2 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (2.78%) Windows Server 2016
4 2 (2.78%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (48.61%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (40.28%) Continuous Integration
3 23 (31.94%) TDD
4 22 (30.56%) Scrum
5 19 (26.39%) Microservices
6 17 (23.61%) Open Source
7 15 (20.83%) BDD
7 15 (20.83%) Kanban
8 14 (19.44%) Software Engineering
9 13 (18.06%) Problem-Solving
10 11 (15.28%) Migration
11 10 (13.89%) DevOps
12 9 (12.50%) Performance Testing
12 9 (12.50%) Test Automation
13 8 (11.11%) Data Science
14 7 (9.72%) Artificial Intelligence
14 7 (9.72%) Creative Thinking
15 6 (8.33%) OO
15 6 (8.33%) Regression Testing
15 6 (8.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 33 (45.83%) Java
2 28 (38.89%) JavaScript
3 20 (27.78%) SQL
4 15 (20.83%) C#
5 9 (12.50%) Python
5 9 (12.50%) TypeScript
6 6 (8.33%) Java 8
6 6 (8.33%) PL/SQL
7 5 (6.94%) PHP
8 3 (4.17%) ES6
8 3 (4.17%) Perl
9 1 (1.39%) R
9 1 (1.39%) Scala
Qualifications
1 8 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 6 (8.33%) Degree
3 5 (6.94%) SC Cleared
4 4 (5.56%) HNC
5 3 (4.17%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (2.78%) MCSA
6 2 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.39%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.39%) HL7
System Software
1 9 (12.50%) Postfix
2 8 (11.11%) Docker
3 7 (9.72%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (6.94%) vSphere
5 2 (2.78%) Active Directory
6 1 (1.39%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 5 (6.94%) Kibana
1 5 (6.94%) logstash
2 3 (4.17%) Kubernetes
3 2 (2.78%) Netcool
3 2 (2.78%) OpenView
3 2 (2.78%) Terraform
4 1 (1.39%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (1.39%) Linux-HA
Vendors
1 16 (22.22%) Oracle
2 7 (9.72%) VMware
3 6 (8.33%) Google
4 2 (2.78%) BMC
4 2 (2.78%) HP
4 2 (2.78%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.78%) Remedy
4 2 (2.78%) Xamarin
5 1 (1.39%) Ariba
5 1 (1.39%) StreamSets