Period
to 17 October 2021

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 17 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PostgreSQL (Postgres)
England > Midlands
6 months to
17 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 178 144 218
Rank change year-on-year -34 +74 +3
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 159 67 120
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 1.51% 1.71% 1.06%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.17% 5.17% 3.99%
Number of salaries quoted 108 58 110
10th Percentile £31,609 £33,000 £30,000
25th Percentile £37,500 £35,000 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £49,250 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year -8.63% +9.44% -10.00%
75th Percentile £62,500 £65,000 £55,000
90th Percentile £75,750 £72,875 £57,500
England median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year - +8.33% -

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 2,578 1,295 3,011
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 24.55% 33.00% 26.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1,972 1,073 2,623
10th Percentile £31,000 £31,000 £27,250
25th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
75th Percentile £60,000 £57,000 £52,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,950 £63,750
England median annual salary £58,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +6.36% +4.76% +5.00%

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 17 October 2021.

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 17 October 2021. 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 -30 114 £45,000 -18.18% 34
East Midlands -68 45 £50,000 +25.00% 14
PostgreSQL
England

For the 6 months to 17 October 2021, 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 99 (62.26%) AWS
2 78 (49.06%) MySQL
3 77 (48.43%) SQL
3 77 (48.43%) Linux
4 74 (46.54%) Agile Software Development
4 74 (46.54%) Docker
5 64 (40.25%) JavaScript
6 56 (35.22%) Azure
7 54 (33.96%) Python
8 53 (33.33%) Software Engineering
8 53 (33.33%) Social Skills
9 50 (31.45%) Oracle
10 46 (28.93%) Git (software)
10 46 (28.93%) Kubernetes
10 46 (28.93%) Problem-Solving
11 44 (27.67%) C#
11 44 (27.67%) Java
11 44 (27.67%) Unix
12 41 (25.79%) DevOps
13 39 (24.53%) CSS
14 37 (23.27%) HTML
15 36 (22.64%) SQL Server
15 36 (22.64%) Full Stack Development
16 32 (20.13%) PHP
16 32 (20.13%) REST
16 32 (20.13%) Terraform
17 31 (19.50%) .NET
17 31 (19.50%) SOA
18 30 (18.87%) Windows
18 30 (18.87%) Scrum

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 13 (8.18%) Elasticsearch
2 9 (5.66%) Confluence
3 8 (5.03%) SAS
4 7 (4.40%) OpenStack
4 7 (4.40%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 4 (2.52%) Apache
5 4 (2.52%) nginx
6 3 (1.89%) Apache Spark
6 3 (1.89%) Gunicorn
6 3 (1.89%) WordPress
7 2 (1.26%) Apache Airflow
Applications
1 8 (5.03%) MS Visio
2 3 (1.89%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (1.26%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.63%) Line 50
1 1 (0.63%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 99 (62.26%) AWS
2 56 (35.22%) Azure
3 29 (18.24%) GCP
4 20 (12.58%) GitHub
5 18 (11.32%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 17 (10.69%) SaaS
7 15 (9.43%) AWS CloudFormation
8 14 (8.81%) Serverless
9 11 (6.92%) Amazon EKS
10 10 (6.29%) AWS Lambda
11 9 (5.66%) IaaS
11 9 (5.66%) OpenShift
12 8 (5.03%) Amazon ECS
12 8 (5.03%) AWS CodePipeline
12 8 (5.03%) PaaS
13 7 (4.40%) AWS CodeCommit
13 7 (4.40%) Azure Pipelines
13 7 (4.40%) Cloud Computing
14 6 (3.77%) AWS CloudTrail
14 6 (3.77%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 16 (10.06%) Firewall
2 15 (9.43%) HTTP
3 8 (5.03%) Internet
4 7 (4.40%) DNS
4 7 (4.40%) IPv4
4 7 (4.40%) LAN
4 7 (4.40%) TCP/IP
4 7 (4.40%) WAN
5 6 (3.77%) SMTP
6 5 (3.14%) Network Security
7 3 (1.89%) SSL
8 1 (0.63%) iSCSI
8 1 (0.63%) Kerberos
8 1 (0.63%) NAS
8 1 (0.63%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (49.06%) MySQL
2 36 (22.64%) SQL Server
3 30 (18.87%) NoSQL
4 23 (14.47%) Relational Database
5 19 (11.95%) MongoDB
6 18 (11.32%) Data Warehouse
7 16 (10.06%) Apache Cassandra
7 16 (10.06%) Hadoop
8 14 (8.81%) RDBMS
9 12 (7.55%) Oracle Database
10 11 (6.92%) Amazon RDS
11 10 (6.29%) Amazon Redshift
12 9 (5.66%) Redis
13 8 (5.03%) Data Mining
14 7 (4.40%) Ingres
14 7 (4.40%) OLAP
14 7 (4.40%) VoltDB
15 6 (3.77%) Big Data
15 6 (3.77%) Power BI
16 5 (3.14%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 46 (28.93%) Git (software)
2 18 (11.32%) JIRA
3 13 (8.18%) Jenkins
4 11 (6.92%) GitLab
5 9 (5.66%) Bitbucket
6 8 (5.03%) ERwin
6 8 (5.03%) Vagrant
7 4 (2.52%) Visual Studio
7 4 (2.52%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 3 (1.89%) Liquibase
8 3 (1.89%) Oracle APEX
8 3 (1.89%) PHPUnit
8 3 (1.89%) Selenium
8 3 (1.89%) WebDriver
9 2 (1.26%) Babel
9 2 (1.26%) Capybara
9 2 (1.26%) Grunt
9 2 (1.26%) gulp
9 2 (1.26%) Mocha
9 2 (1.26%) RSpec
General
1 53 (33.33%) Social Skills
2 15 (9.43%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (6.92%) Telecoms
4 10 (6.29%) Public Sector
5 9 (5.66%) Law
6 8 (5.03%) Retail
7 4 (2.52%) Finance
7 4 (2.52%) Presentation Skills
8 3 (1.89%) Banking
8 3 (1.89%) Electronics
8 3 (1.89%) Games
8 3 (1.89%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.89%) Marketing
9 2 (1.26%) Inclusion and Diversity
9 2 (1.26%) Publishing
10 1 (0.63%) Back Office
10 1 (0.63%) Documentation Skills
Job Titles
1 65 (40.88%) Developer
2 26 (16.35%) Full Stack Developer
3 20 (12.58%) DBA
3 20 (12.58%) Senior Developer
4 17 (10.69%) Software Developer
5 14 (8.81%) Software Engineer
6 13 (8.18%) DevOps Engineer
7 12 (7.55%) Data Engineer
8 11 (6.92%) Administrator
9 9 (5.66%) Architect
9 9 (5.66%) Cloud Engineer
10 8 (5.03%) Oracle DBA
10 8 (5.03%) Senior Full Stack Developer
11 7 (4.40%) Java Developer
12 6 (3.77%) Cloud Software Engineer
12 6 (3.77%) Junior
12 6 (3.77%) React Developer
13 5 (3.14%) Django Developer
13 5 (3.14%) PHP Software Engineer
13 5 (3.14%) Software Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (24.53%) CSS
2 37 (23.27%) HTML
3 32 (20.13%) REST
4 31 (19.50%) .NET
5 28 (17.61%) AngularJS
6 24 (15.09%) React
6 24 (15.09%) Spring
7 21 (13.21%) .NET Core
7 21 (13.21%) ASP.NET
7 21 (13.21%) Kafka
7 21 (13.21%) Node.js
8 20 (12.58%) Django
9 19 (11.95%) jQuery
10 18 (11.32%) Web Services
11 17 (10.69%) .NET Framework
12 15 (9.43%) XML
13 14 (8.81%) Laravel
14 13 (8.18%) JSON
14 13 (8.18%) Swagger
15 12 (7.55%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 15 (9.43%) Client/Server
1 15 (9.43%) Self-Motivation
2 13 (8.18%) Life Science
3 11 (6.92%) Data Structures
4 10 (6.29%) Linux Command Line
5 9 (5.66%) Algorithms
5 9 (5.66%) Data Centre
5 9 (5.66%) Mobile App
5 9 (5.66%) Public Cloud
5 9 (5.66%) Replication
6 8 (5.03%) Enterprise Software
6 8 (5.03%) Management Information System
6 8 (5.03%) User Experience
7 7 (4.40%) Clustering
8 6 (3.77%) Virtual Team
9 5 (3.14%) Augmented Reality
10 4 (2.52%) Data Protection Act
11 3 (1.89%) e-Learning
12 2 (1.26%) LIMS
12 2 (1.26%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 77 (48.43%) Linux
2 44 (27.67%) Unix
3 30 (18.87%) Windows
4 8 (5.03%) Solaris
4 8 (5.03%) Windows Server
5 5 (3.14%) Ubuntu
6 4 (2.52%) CentOS
7 2 (1.26%) Apple iOS
7 2 (1.26%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.63%) Data ONTAP
8 1 (0.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (46.54%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 46 (28.93%) Problem-Solving
4 41 (25.79%) DevOps
5 36 (22.64%) Full Stack Development
6 31 (19.50%) SOA
7 30 (18.87%) Scrum
8 28 (17.61%) Computer Science
9 24 (15.09%) Data Modelling
9 24 (15.09%) OOP
10 23 (14.47%) OO
11 22 (13.84%) Mentoring
12 20 (12.58%) ETL
13 18 (11.32%) Analytics
13 18 (11.32%) Infrastructure as Code
14 17 (10.69%) MVC
15 16 (10.06%) Workflow
16 15 (9.43%) Machine Learning
16 15 (9.43%) Software Testing
16 15 (9.43%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 77 (48.43%) SQL
2 64 (40.25%) JavaScript
3 54 (33.96%) Python
4 44 (27.67%) C#
4 44 (27.67%) Java
5 32 (20.13%) PHP
6 28 (17.61%) TypeScript
7 16 (10.06%) Bash Shell
8 15 (9.43%) Ruby
9 14 (8.81%) C++
9 14 (8.81%) ES6
10 13 (8.18%) Perl
11 11 (6.92%) C
12 8 (5.03%) Java 8
12 8 (5.03%) PHP 7
12 8 (5.03%) PL/SQL
12 8 (5.03%) PowerShell
13 7 (4.40%) VB
13 7 (4.40%) VB.NET
14 6 (3.77%) VBA
Qualifications
1 29 (18.24%) Degree
2 11 (6.92%) Computer Science Degree
2 11 (6.92%) SC Cleared
2 11 (6.92%) Security Cleared
3 4 (2.52%) DBS Check
4 1 (0.63%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.63%) MySQL Certification
4 1 (0.63%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (7.55%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 12 (7.55%) GxP
2 8 (5.03%) Accessibility
3 7 (4.40%) GDPR
4 4 (2.52%) PCI DSS
4 4 (2.52%) QA
5 1 (0.63%) Data Quality
System Software
1 74 (46.54%) Docker
2 7 (4.40%) Oracle RAC
3 4 (2.52%) HDFS
4 2 (1.26%) NFS
5 1 (0.63%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 46 (28.93%) Kubernetes
2 32 (20.13%) Terraform
3 25 (15.72%) Ansible
4 11 (6.92%) Opscode Chef
4 11 (6.92%) Puppet
5 8 (5.03%) Opsgenie
6 7 (4.40%) Data Guard
6 7 (4.40%) SCCM
7 6 (3.77%) Grafana
7 6 (3.77%) Nagios
8 3 (1.89%) Docker Swarm
9 1 (0.63%) Control-M
9 1 (0.63%) Oracle ZFS
9 1 (0.63%) Packer
9 1 (0.63%) Prometheus
9 1 (0.63%) Proxmox
9 1 (0.63%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 1 (0.63%) vRealize
9 1 (0.63%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 50 (31.45%) Oracle
2 25 (15.72%) Microsoft
3 22 (13.84%) Google
4 12 (7.55%) Agilent
5 9 (5.66%) New Relic
5 9 (5.66%) VMware
6 8 (5.03%) Atlassian
6 8 (5.03%) IBM
7 7 (4.40%) Alibaba
7 7 (4.40%) Red Hat
8 6 (3.77%) Cisco
8 6 (3.77%) Rackspace
8 6 (3.77%) SAP
9 5 (3.14%) Informatica
9 5 (3.14%) LexisNexis
9 5 (3.14%) Talend
10 4 (2.52%) Dynatrace
10 4 (2.52%) Facebook
11 3 (1.89%) Sencha
12 2 (1.26%) Meraki