Period
to 15 October 2019

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 15 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PostgreSQL (Postgres)
England > Midlands
6 months to
15 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 211 217 269
Rank change year-on-year +6 +52 +7
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 122 159 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 1.08% 1.19% 0.79%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.08% 4.22% 2.62%
Number of salaries quoted 119 116 112
Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% - +17.65%
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,750 £32,700
90th Percentile £57,100 £63,750 £61,250
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +9.09% -

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 2,991 3,771 4,473
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 26.48% 28.32% 30.12%
Number of salaries quoted 2,591 3,127 3,896
Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £27,250 £27,500 £26,125
90th Percentile £63,750 £65,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

PostgreSQL
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for PostgreSQL in the Midlands

PostgreSQL
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Salary trend for PostgreSQL in the Midlands

PostgreSQL
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PostgreSQL in the Midlands over the 6 months to 15 October 2019.

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 15 October 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
East Midlands +45 61 £45,000 +12.50% 14
West Midlands -22 60 £47,500 -5.00% 10
PostgreSQL
England

For the 6 months to 15 October 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 Midlands region with a requirement for PostgreSQL.

1 57 (46.72%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (44.26%) SQL Server
3 52 (42.62%) Java
4 49 (40.16%) JavaScript
5 43 (35.25%) C#
6 42 (34.43%) Spring
7 41 (33.61%) MVC
8 40 (32.79%) .NET
8 40 (32.79%) Web Development
9 39 (31.97%) TDD
9 39 (31.97%) Docker
10 34 (27.87%) Linux
11 33 (27.05%) SQL
11 33 (27.05%) OO
12 31 (25.41%) ASP.NET
12 31 (25.41%) React
13 30 (24.59%) Continuous Integration
14 28 (22.95%) Git (software)
14 28 (22.95%) RESTful
14 28 (22.95%) Problem-Solving
15 27 (22.13%) Oracle
15 27 (22.13%) Python
16 26 (21.31%) MySQL
16 26 (21.31%) AWS
17 25 (20.49%) Software Engineering
17 25 (20.49%) HTML
18 24 (19.67%) CSS
19 23 (18.85%) Relational Database
20 22 (18.03%) Microservices
20 22 (18.03%) C

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 14 (11.48%) Apache
2 9 (7.38%) Elasticsearch
3 7 (5.74%) nginx
4 5 (4.10%) Apache Solr
4 5 (4.10%) CMS
4 5 (4.10%) Confluence
4 5 (4.10%) Drupal
5 4 (3.28%) ArcGIS
6 3 (2.46%) Apache Spark
6 3 (2.46%) IIS
6 3 (2.46%) Tomcat
7 2 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (1.64%) GeoServer
7 2 (1.64%) MS Exchange
7 2 (1.64%) Oracle Spatial
7 2 (1.64%) WordPress
8 1 (0.82%) JBoss
8 1 (0.82%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.82%) WildFly
Applications
1 1 (0.82%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (4.10%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 26 (21.31%) AWS
2 18 (14.75%) Serverless
3 13 (10.66%) Amazon SQS
4 12 (9.84%) AWS IoT
4 12 (9.84%) AWS Lambda
5 9 (7.38%) OpenShift
6 5 (4.10%) Amazon EKS
6 5 (4.10%) AWS Fargate
6 5 (4.10%) Datadog
6 5 (4.10%) Fastly
6 5 (4.10%) GCP
6 5 (4.10%) Heroku
7 3 (2.46%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (2.46%) Azure
8 2 (1.64%) Amazon S3
8 2 (1.64%) Office 365
8 2 (1.64%) PaaS
8 2 (1.64%) SaaS
9 1 (0.82%) Amazon ELB
9 1 (0.82%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 13 (10.66%) FTP
1 13 (10.66%) SMTP
1 13 (10.66%) SSH
2 12 (9.84%) HTTP
2 12 (9.84%) MQTT
3 6 (4.92%) Internet
4 3 (2.46%) DNS
5 2 (1.64%) DHCP
5 2 (1.64%) Kerberos
5 2 (1.64%) MPLS
5 2 (1.64%) SAN
5 2 (1.64%) SNMP
5 2 (1.64%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.64%) VLAN
5 2 (1.64%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (44.26%) SQL Server
2 26 (21.31%) MySQL
3 23 (18.85%) Relational Database
4 16 (13.11%) Amazon RDS
5 12 (9.84%) Amazon Aurora
5 12 (9.84%) Amazon Redshift
6 7 (5.74%) NoSQL
7 6 (4.92%) Apache Cassandra
7 6 (4.92%) MongoDB
8 4 (3.28%) GIS
8 4 (3.28%) Oracle Database
9 3 (2.46%) Big Data
9 3 (2.46%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (2.46%) MariaDB
9 3 (2.46%) RDBMS
9 3 (2.46%) Redis
10 2 (1.64%) InfluxDB
10 2 (1.64%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (1.64%) Riak
10 2 (1.64%) Talend Open Studio
Development Applications
1 28 (22.95%) Git (software)
2 20 (16.39%) Jenkins
3 17 (13.93%) JIRA
3 17 (13.93%) Maven
3 17 (13.93%) Selenium
4 15 (12.30%) SonarQube
5 14 (11.48%) JUnit
6 10 (8.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 8 (6.56%) JMeter
8 5 (4.10%) Subversion
8 5 (4.10%) Vagrant
9 4 (3.28%) webpack
10 3 (2.46%) Babel
10 3 (2.46%) Cucumber
10 3 (2.46%) Mockito
11 2 (1.64%) DbUnit
11 2 (1.64%) jMock
11 2 (1.64%) TeamCity
12 1 (0.82%) CruiseControl
12 1 (0.82%) NUnit
General
1 13 (10.66%) Finance
1 13 (10.66%) Public Sector
2 12 (9.84%) Marketing
3 11 (9.02%) Electronics
3 11 (9.02%) Manufacturing
3 11 (9.02%) Telecoms
4 5 (4.10%) Games
5 2 (1.64%) Retail
6 1 (0.82%) Automotive
6 1 (0.82%) Back Office
6 1 (0.82%) Banking
6 1 (0.82%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.82%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 82 (67.21%) Developer
2 23 (18.85%) Java Developer
3 15 (12.30%) Senior Developer
4 13 (10.66%) C# Developer
5 12 (9.84%) Lead Developer
6 11 (9.02%) Node.js Developer
7 10 (8.20%) .NET Developer
7 10 (8.20%) Applications Developer
7 10 (8.20%) C# .NET Developer
7 10 (8.20%) J2EE Developer
7 10 (8.20%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 10 (8.20%) Web Applications Developer
8 9 (7.38%) Java Engineer
8 9 (7.38%) PHP Developer
8 9 (7.38%) Senior Java Developer
8 9 (7.38%) Senior Java Engineer
8 9 (7.38%) Software Engineer
8 9 (7.38%) Web Developer
9 8 (6.56%) AWS Developer
9 8 (6.56%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (34.43%) Spring
2 40 (32.79%) .NET
3 31 (25.41%) ASP.NET
3 31 (25.41%) React
4 28 (22.95%) RESTful
5 25 (20.49%) HTML
6 24 (19.67%) CSS
7 20 (16.39%) .NET Core
7 20 (16.39%) Node.js
8 19 (15.57%) AngularJS
9 17 (13.93%) Web Services
10 15 (12.30%) Spring Boot
11 14 (11.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 14 (11.48%) XML
12 13 (10.66%) JPA
13 12 (9.84%) Ajax
13 12 (9.84%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 12 (9.84%) J2EE
13 12 (9.84%) XMPP
14 11 (9.02%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 17 (13.93%) Algorithms
2 12 (9.84%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (9.84%) Smart Home
3 11 (9.02%) User Experience
4 7 (5.74%) Greenfield Project
5 4 (3.28%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.64%) Clustering
6 2 (1.64%) NHS
6 2 (1.64%) N-Tier
6 2 (1.64%) Replication
7 1 (0.82%) Cyberattack
7 1 (0.82%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 34 (27.87%) Linux
2 11 (9.02%) Unix
3 9 (7.38%) Windows
4 5 (4.10%) CentOS
4 5 (4.10%) Ubuntu
5 4 (3.28%) Debian
5 4 (3.28%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.64%) Windows 10
6 2 (1.64%) Windows Server
6 2 (1.64%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.82%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (46.72%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (33.61%) MVC
3 40 (32.79%) Web Development
4 39 (31.97%) TDD
5 33 (27.05%) OO
6 30 (24.59%) Continuous Integration
7 28 (22.95%) Problem-Solving
8 25 (20.49%) Software Engineering
9 22 (18.03%) Microservices
10 19 (15.57%) API Development
10 19 (15.57%) Scrum
11 16 (13.11%) DevOps
12 14 (11.48%) Continuous Delivery
12 14 (11.48%) Unit Testing
13 13 (10.66%) Computer Science
13 13 (10.66%) Project Management
14 12 (9.84%) Business Intelligence
14 12 (9.84%) Memory Management
14 12 (9.84%) OOD
15 11 (9.02%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 52 (42.62%) Java
2 49 (40.16%) JavaScript
3 43 (35.25%) C#
4 33 (27.05%) SQL
5 27 (22.13%) Python
6 22 (18.03%) C
7 13 (10.66%) C++
8 9 (7.38%) Bash Shell
8 9 (7.38%) PHP
9 6 (4.92%) PowerShell
9 6 (4.92%) TypeScript
10 4 (3.28%) Go
10 4 (3.28%) Perl
11 3 (2.46%) Java 8
12 2 (1.64%) Groovy
12 2 (1.64%) Ruby
13 1 (0.82%) Haskell
13 1 (0.82%) Scala
13 1 (0.82%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.82%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (4.10%) Degree
2 4 (3.28%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.46%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.64%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.82%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.82%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.74%) ISO 9001
2 3 (2.46%) QA
3 1 (0.82%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.82%) GDPR
System Software
1 39 (31.97%) Docker
2 6 (4.92%) Active Directory
3 5 (4.10%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (3.28%) Firmware
4 4 (3.28%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.82%) pfSense
5 1 (0.82%) Postfix
5 1 (0.82%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.82%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (7.38%) Ansible
2 8 (6.56%) Kibana
2 8 (6.56%) logstash
3 7 (5.74%) Kubernetes
3 7 (5.74%) Terraform
4 6 (4.92%) BMC PATROL
5 5 (4.10%) Grafana
5 5 (4.10%) Nagios
5 5 (4.10%) Packer
5 5 (4.10%) Prometheus
6 2 (1.64%) Failover Clustering
6 2 (1.64%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 27 (22.13%) Oracle
2 22 (18.03%) Microsoft
3 11 (9.02%) SAP
4 8 (6.56%) Xamarin
5 5 (4.10%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (3.28%) Dell
6 4 (3.28%) ESRI
7 3 (2.46%) VMware
8 2 (1.64%) Avaya
8 2 (1.64%) Cisco
8 2 (1.64%) HP
8 2 (1.64%) Talend
9 1 (0.82%) InterSystems
9 1 (0.82%) Rackspace
9 1 (0.82%) Sparx
9 1 (0.82%) Sun