Period
to 18 January 2022

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 18 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PostgreSQL (Postgres)
England > Midlands
6 months to
18 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 203 147 231
Rank change year-on-year -56 +84 -17
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 130 89 101
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 1.25% 1.65% 0.96%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.19% 5.85% 3.57%
Number of salaries quoted 90 80 92
10th Percentile £32,201 £33,000 £33,750
25th Percentile £38,125 £35,000 £37,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £51,250 £50,000 £46,750
Median % change year-on-year +2.50% +6.95% -1.58%
75th Percentile £65,938 £57,813 £57,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £73,750 £67,500
England median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year - +4.00% +4.17%

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 2,504 1,522 2,826
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 24.05% 28.14% 26.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1,970 1,242 2,481
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £27,500
25th Percentile £37,500 £35,000 £33,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%
75th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £71,250 £67,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% -

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 18 January 2022.

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 18 January 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
Job
Vacancies
West Midlands -23 97 £52,500 -4.55% 29
East Midlands -64 31 £50,000 +25.00% 14
PostgreSQL
England

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 Midlands region with a requirement for PostgreSQL.

1 77 (59.23%) AWS
2 72 (55.38%) Agile Software Development
3 58 (44.62%) Software Engineering
3 58 (44.62%) SQL
4 52 (40.00%) Azure
5 50 (38.46%) MySQL
6 48 (36.92%) Docker
7 46 (35.38%) Java
7 46 (35.38%) Python
8 40 (30.77%) Oracle
9 38 (29.23%) DevOps
10 37 (28.46%) Kubernetes
10 37 (28.46%) JavaScript
10 37 (28.46%) Scrum
11 36 (27.69%) Linux
12 31 (23.85%) Unix
12 31 (23.85%) CSS
12 31 (23.85%) Degree
13 30 (23.08%) Problem-Solving
13 30 (23.08%) Social Skills
14 29 (22.31%) Full Stack Development
14 29 (22.31%) Computer Science
15 28 (21.54%) Git (software)
15 28 (21.54%) ETL
16 27 (20.77%) Data Warehouse
16 27 (20.77%) C#
17 26 (20.00%) SQL Server
17 26 (20.00%) Data Modelling
18 25 (19.23%) HTML
18 25 (19.23%) Hadoop

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 21 (16.15%) SAS
2 11 (8.46%) Confluence
3 10 (7.69%) Apache Solr
4 9 (6.92%) Elasticsearch
5 6 (4.62%) GeoServer
6 4 (3.08%) Apache
6 4 (3.08%) OpenStack
7 2 (1.54%) Apache Airflow
8 1 (0.77%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.77%) nginx
8 1 (0.77%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (2.31%) MS Visio
2 2 (1.54%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.54%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.77%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (1.54%) Line 50
2 1 (0.77%) Magento
2 1 (0.77%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 77 (59.23%) AWS
2 52 (40.00%) Azure
3 15 (11.54%) GCP
3 15 (11.54%) Power Platform
4 14 (10.77%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 12 (9.23%) GitHub
6 9 (6.92%) SaaS
6 9 (6.92%) Serverless
7 8 (6.15%) Tricentis Tosca
8 7 (5.38%) AWS CloudTrail
8 7 (5.38%) AWS Lambda
9 6 (4.62%) Heroku
10 5 (3.85%) Amazon ECS
11 4 (3.08%) Amazon EC2
11 4 (3.08%) Azure Monitor
11 4 (3.08%) Cloud Computing
11 4 (3.08%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 3 (2.31%) Amazon S3
13 2 (1.54%) AWS CloudFormation
13 2 (1.54%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 11 (8.46%) HTTP
2 4 (3.08%) DNS
2 4 (3.08%) Internet
2 4 (3.08%) Network Security
2 4 (3.08%) TCP/IP
3 3 (2.31%) 5G
3 3 (2.31%) SD-WAN
3 3 (2.31%) SMTP
3 3 (2.31%) WAN
4 2 (1.54%) Firewall
4 2 (1.54%) SSL
5 1 (0.77%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (38.46%) MySQL
2 27 (20.77%) Data Warehouse
3 26 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 25 (19.23%) Hadoop
5 19 (14.62%) Amazon Redshift
6 18 (13.85%) Pentaho
7 16 (12.31%) NoSQL
8 14 (10.77%) Apache Hive
8 14 (10.77%) Impala
8 14 (10.77%) Redis
9 13 (10.00%) Power BI
10 12 (9.23%) Amazon RDS
11 9 (6.92%) BusinessObjects
11 9 (6.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 8 (6.15%) MongoDB
13 7 (5.38%) Relational Database
14 6 (4.62%) Amazon Aurora
14 6 (4.62%) Big Data
14 6 (4.62%) GIS
14 6 (4.62%) QGIS
Development Applications
1 28 (21.54%) Git (software)
2 18 (13.85%) JIRA
3 17 (13.08%) Jenkins
4 13 (10.00%) Bitbucket
5 9 (6.92%) GitLab
6 4 (3.08%) Visual Studio
6 4 (3.08%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 3 (2.31%) ERwin
7 3 (2.31%) Vagrant
8 2 (1.54%) ESLint
8 2 (1.54%) Liquibase
8 2 (1.54%) Mocha
8 2 (1.54%) Oracle APEX
8 2 (1.54%) webpack
9 1 (0.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (0.77%) Maven
9 1 (0.77%) PHPUnit
9 1 (0.77%) Postman
9 1 (0.77%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.77%) Tricentis qTest
General
1 30 (23.08%) Social Skills
2 15 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (7.69%) Law
3 10 (7.69%) Public Sector
4 9 (6.92%) Finance
5 8 (6.15%) Retail
6 5 (3.85%) Presentation Skills
7 3 (2.31%) Aerospace
7 3 (2.31%) Manufacturing
8 2 (1.54%) Back Office
8 2 (1.54%) Electronics
8 2 (1.54%) Inclusion and Diversity
8 2 (1.54%) Legal
8 2 (1.54%) Marketing
8 2 (1.54%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.77%) Banking
9 1 (0.77%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 54 (41.54%) Developer
2 20 (15.38%) Full Stack Developer
3 19 (14.62%) Data Engineer
4 18 (13.85%) Java Developer
4 18 (13.85%) Senior Developer
5 16 (12.31%) Software Engineer
6 15 (11.54%) Software Developer
7 9 (6.92%) Senior Java Developer
8 7 (5.38%) DBA
9 6 (4.62%) Angular Developer
9 6 (4.62%) Architect
9 6 (4.62%) Django Developer
9 6 (4.62%) Geospatial Engineer
10 5 (3.85%) Administrator
10 5 (3.85%) Analyst
10 5 (3.85%) AWS Engineer
10 5 (3.85%) Cloud Engineer
10 5 (3.85%) Junior
10 5 (3.85%) PHP Software Engineer
10 5 (3.85%) Software Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (23.85%) CSS
2 25 (19.23%) HTML
2 25 (19.23%) Spring
3 24 (18.46%) REST
4 23 (17.69%) AngularJS
5 19 (14.62%) .NET
5 19 (14.62%) Kafka
5 19 (14.62%) React
6 16 (12.31%) Spring Boot
7 14 (10.77%) jQuery
7 14 (10.77%) Swagger
8 13 (10.00%) .NET Core
8 13 (10.00%) .NET Framework
8 13 (10.00%) OpenAPI
9 12 (9.23%) ASP.NET
9 12 (9.23%) ASP.NET Core
9 12 (9.23%) Entity Framework
9 12 (9.23%) Middleware
10 9 (6.92%) RESTful
11 8 (6.15%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 14 (10.77%) Self-Motivation
2 13 (10.00%) Client/Server
2 13 (10.00%) Life Science
3 10 (7.69%) User Experience
4 6 (4.62%) Data Structures
4 6 (4.62%) Social Media
5 5 (3.85%) Linux Command Line
5 5 (3.85%) Virtual Team
6 4 (3.08%) Algorithms
6 4 (3.08%) Data Protection Act
6 4 (3.08%) Mobile App
6 4 (3.08%) Tandem
7 3 (2.31%) Data Centre
7 3 (2.31%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (2.31%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.54%) Legacy Systems
9 1 (0.77%) Enterprise Cloud
9 1 (0.77%) EPoS
9 1 (0.77%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.77%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 36 (27.69%) Linux
2 31 (23.85%) Unix
3 11 (8.46%) Windows
4 7 (5.38%) Ubuntu
5 3 (2.31%) Solaris
6 2 (1.54%) CentOS
7 1 (0.77%) Android
7 1 (0.77%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.77%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (55.38%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (44.62%) Software Engineering
3 38 (29.23%) DevOps
4 37 (28.46%) Scrum
5 30 (23.08%) Problem-Solving
6 29 (22.31%) Computer Science
6 29 (22.31%) Full Stack Development
7 28 (21.54%) ETL
8 26 (20.00%) Data Modelling
9 22 (16.92%) SOA
9 22 (16.92%) Software Testing
10 21 (16.15%) Analytics
11 19 (14.62%) Requirements Gathering
12 17 (13.08%) Mentoring
12 17 (13.08%) OO
13 16 (12.31%) OOP
14 15 (11.54%) Business Intelligence
14 15 (11.54%) Test Automation
15 14 (10.77%) Coaching
15 14 (10.77%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 58 (44.62%) SQL
2 46 (35.38%) Java
2 46 (35.38%) Python
3 37 (28.46%) JavaScript
4 27 (20.77%) C#
5 20 (15.38%) PL/SQL
6 17 (13.08%) TypeScript
7 16 (12.31%) PHP
8 14 (10.77%) HiveQL
9 8 (6.15%) VBA
10 6 (4.62%) C++
11 5 (3.85%) R
11 5 (3.85%) Ruby
12 4 (3.08%) C
12 4 (3.08%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 3 (2.31%) Java 11
13 3 (2.31%) Perl
13 3 (2.31%) PHP 7
13 3 (2.31%) PowerShell
13 3 (2.31%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 31 (23.85%) Degree
2 17 (13.08%) Computer Science Degree
3 10 (7.69%) SC Cleared
3 10 (7.69%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.54%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.77%) DBS Check
5 1 (0.77%) HNC
5 1 (0.77%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.77%) MySQL Certification
5 1 (0.77%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (9.23%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 12 (9.23%) GxP
2 4 (3.08%) GDPR
3 3 (2.31%) Accessibility
4 1 (0.77%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.77%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.77%) QA
System Software
1 48 (36.92%) Docker
2 14 (10.77%) HDFS
3 1 (0.77%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.77%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 37 (28.46%) Kubernetes
2 20 (15.38%) Terraform
3 15 (11.54%) Ansible
4 4 (3.08%) Opsgenie
5 2 (1.54%) Docker Swarm
5 2 (1.54%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (1.54%) Puppet
6 1 (0.77%) Control-M
6 1 (0.77%) Grafana
6 1 (0.77%) Nagios
6 1 (0.77%) Packer
6 1 (0.77%) Proxmox
6 1 (0.77%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (0.77%) vRealize
6 1 (0.77%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 40 (30.77%) Oracle
2 24 (18.46%) Microsoft
3 17 (13.08%) Informatica
3 17 (13.08%) Talend
4 12 (9.23%) Agilent
5 8 (6.15%) New Relic
6 7 (5.38%) Cisco
7 6 (4.62%) Google
7 6 (4.62%) Twitter
8 5 (3.85%) Facebook
8 5 (3.85%) SAP
9 4 (3.08%) Red Hat
10 3 (2.31%) Atlassian
10 3 (2.31%) Meraki
10 3 (2.31%) Rackspace
10 3 (2.31%) Sage
11 2 (1.54%) NCR
11 2 (1.54%) Rollbar
11 2 (1.54%) Sencha
11 2 (1.54%) Teradata