Period
to 26 January 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North of 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 26 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PostgreSQL (Postgres)
England > North of England
6 months to
26 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 118 176 176
Rank change year-on-year +58 0 +103
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 221 253 349
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North of England 2.26% 1.59% 1.83%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.26% 5.98% 6.47%
Number of salaries quoted 261 253 322
Median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £48,513
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% -2.09% +10.26%
10th Percentile £40,000 £32,500 £33,750
90th Percentile £71,250 £72,000 £71,196
England median annual salary £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year - +4.17% +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 North of England with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
North of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 2,674 4,232 5,393
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North of England 27.31% 26.65% 28.23%
Number of salaries quoted 2,357 3,460 4,674
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £31,825 £30,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £68,750 £66,250 £65,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%

PostgreSQL
Job Vacancy Trend in the North of England

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

Job vacancy trend for PostgreSQL in the North of England

PostgreSQL
Salary Trend in the North of England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing PostgreSQL in the North of England.

Salary trend for PostgreSQL in the North of England

PostgreSQL
Salary Histogram in the North of England

Salary distribution for jobs citing PostgreSQL in the North of England over the 6 months to 26 January 2021.

Salary histogram for PostgreSQL in the North of England

PostgreSQL
Job Locations in the North of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PostgreSQL within the North of England region over the 6 months to 26 January 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
Yorkshire +63 119 £52,500 -4.55% 21
North West +54 96 £52,500 +10.53% 28
North East -25 6 £47,500 +5.56% 3
PostgreSQL
England

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 North of England region with a requirement for PostgreSQL.

1 144 (65.16%) SQL
2 140 (63.35%) Python
3 109 (49.32%) Java
4 100 (45.25%) JavaScript
4 100 (45.25%) Agile Software Development
5 98 (44.34%) C#
5 98 (44.34%) MySQL
5 98 (44.34%) Redis
6 84 (38.01%) Jenkins
7 81 (36.65%) Ansible
7 81 (36.65%) Docker
8 75 (33.94%) Software Engineering
9 68 (30.77%) MongoDB
10 66 (29.86%) Kubernetes
11 65 (29.41%) Git (software)
12 63 (28.51%) NoSQL
12 63 (28.51%) DevOps
13 61 (27.60%) Terraform
14 59 (26.70%) Elasticsearch
14 59 (26.70%) Azure
14 59 (26.70%) PHP
15 56 (25.34%) AWS
16 55 (24.89%) SQL Server
17 53 (23.98%) Bash Shell
17 53 (23.98%) Continuous Integration
17 53 (23.98%) RabbitMQ
18 51 (23.08%) nginx
19 50 (22.62%) Opscode Chef
19 50 (22.62%) TDD
20 48 (21.72%) PowerShell

PostgreSQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North of 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 59 (26.70%) Elasticsearch
2 51 (23.08%) nginx
3 10 (4.52%) Confluence
4 8 (3.62%) Apache Spark
5 2 (0.90%) Apache
6 1 (0.45%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.45%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (0.45%) CloudStack
6 1 (0.45%) IIS
6 1 (0.45%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.45%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (0.45%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 59 (26.70%) Azure
2 56 (25.34%) AWS
3 39 (17.65%) Datadog
3 39 (17.65%) Pulumi
4 15 (6.79%) AWS CloudFormation
5 11 (4.98%) Amazon EKS
5 11 (4.98%) GCP
6 10 (4.52%) Amazon ECS
7 8 (3.62%) AWS CodePipeline
8 7 (3.17%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 7 (3.17%) Power Platform
9 6 (2.71%) Amazon S3
9 6 (2.71%) GitHub
9 6 (2.71%) SaaS
10 4 (1.81%) Amazon Kinesis
10 4 (1.81%) Serverless
11 3 (1.36%) AWS Lambda
11 3 (1.36%) OpenShift
12 2 (0.90%) Amazon Alexa
12 2 (0.90%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.36%) Firewall
1 3 (1.36%) HTTP
2 2 (0.90%) AMQP
2 2 (0.90%) DHCP
2 2 (0.90%) DNS
2 2 (0.90%) Internet
2 2 (0.90%) TCP/IP
2 2 (0.90%) VLAN
3 1 (0.45%) FTP
3 1 (0.45%) LAN
3 1 (0.45%) SAN
3 1 (0.45%) VPN
3 1 (0.45%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 98 (44.34%) MySQL
1 98 (44.34%) Redis
2 68 (30.77%) MongoDB
3 63 (28.51%) NoSQL
4 55 (24.89%) SQL Server
5 39 (17.65%) MariaDB
6 38 (17.19%) Azure SQL Database
6 38 (17.19%) Cosmos DB
7 20 (9.05%) Relational Database
8 18 (8.14%) Amazon Redshift
9 14 (6.33%) Big Data
10 10 (4.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 8 (3.62%) Data Warehouse
12 7 (3.17%) BigQuery
12 7 (3.17%) Couchbase
12 7 (3.17%) Power BI
13 6 (2.71%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 6 (2.71%) Data Lake
14 5 (2.26%) Neo4j
15 4 (1.81%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 84 (38.01%) Jenkins
2 65 (29.41%) Git (software)
3 40 (18.10%) Subversion
4 38 (17.19%) Mercurial
4 38 (17.19%) Team Foundation Server
5 12 (5.43%) JIRA
6 9 (4.07%) webpack
7 8 (3.62%) Postman
8 7 (3.17%) Vagrant
9 5 (2.26%) Gradle
9 5 (2.26%) Maven
9 5 (2.26%) TeamCity
10 4 (1.81%) Cucumber
10 4 (1.81%) Octopus Deploy
11 3 (1.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 3 (1.36%) SonarQube
12 2 (0.90%) Cypress.io
13 1 (0.45%) GitLab
13 1 (0.45%) Grunt
13 1 (0.45%) Jasmine
General
1 13 (5.88%) Finance
1 13 (5.88%) Marketing
2 6 (2.71%) Games
2 6 (2.71%) Retail
3 3 (1.36%) Banking
3 3 (1.36%) Financial Institution
3 3 (1.36%) Law
3 3 (1.36%) Local Government
3 3 (1.36%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.45%) Automotive
4 1 (0.45%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 67 (30.32%) Developer
2 57 (25.79%) Software Engineer
3 48 (21.72%) DevOps Engineer
3 48 (21.72%) Python Engineer
4 47 (21.27%) Python Software Engineer
5 38 (17.19%) Azure DevOps
5 38 (17.19%) Azure DevOps Engineer
5 38 (17.19%) Azure Engineer
6 19 (8.60%) Full Stack Developer
7 18 (8.14%) Data Engineer
8 17 (7.69%) Java Developer
9 11 (4.98%) DBA
9 11 (4.98%) PHP Developer
10 9 (4.07%) Senior Developer
11 8 (3.62%) Python Developer
12 7 (3.17%) JavaScript Developer
12 7 (3.17%) SQL DBA
13 6 (2.71%) .NET Developer
13 6 (2.71%) Software Developer
13 6 (2.71%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (23.98%) RabbitMQ
2 41 (18.55%) Node.js
3 32 (14.48%) CSS
3 32 (14.48%) HTML
3 32 (14.48%) RESTful
4 25 (11.31%) AngularJS
5 19 (8.60%) React
5 19 (8.60%) Vue.js
6 13 (5.88%) .NET
6 13 (5.88%) Laravel
7 12 (5.43%) Web Services
8 11 (4.98%) Kafka
9 9 (4.07%) REST
10 8 (3.62%) .NET Framework
10 8 (3.62%) GraphQL
10 8 (3.62%) JSON
11 7 (3.17%) Dropwizard
12 6 (2.71%) Redux
12 6 (2.71%) Spring Boot
13 5 (2.26%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 46 (20.81%) Linux Command Line
2 10 (4.52%) Greenfield Project
3 6 (2.71%) Replication
4 4 (1.81%) Clustering
4 4 (1.81%) Mobile App
4 4 (1.81%) User Experience
5 3 (1.36%) Algorithms
6 2 (0.90%) Public Cloud
6 2 (0.90%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.45%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.45%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (0.45%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.45%) Life Science
7 1 (0.45%) PKI
7 1 (0.45%) PlayStation
7 1 (0.45%) Private Cloud
7 1 (0.45%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.45%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 27 (12.22%) Linux
2 13 (5.88%) Unix
3 8 (3.62%) Windows
4 2 (0.90%) Android
4 2 (0.90%) Apple iOS
4 2 (0.90%) Debian
5 1 (0.45%) CentOS
5 1 (0.45%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.45%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.45%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.45%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.45%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.45%) Windows Server 2016
5 1 (0.45%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (45.25%) Agile Software Development
2 75 (33.94%) Software Engineering
3 63 (28.51%) DevOps
4 53 (23.98%) Continuous Integration
5 50 (22.62%) TDD
6 46 (20.81%) Analytics
7 45 (20.36%) Infrastructure as Code
8 43 (19.46%) OO
9 42 (19.00%) Configuration Management
10 40 (18.10%) Problem-Solving
11 38 (17.19%) Web Application Development
12 25 (11.31%) Microservices
13 21 (9.50%) Fintech
14 18 (8.14%) E-Commerce
15 12 (5.43%) Computer Science
15 12 (5.43%) Front End Development
16 10 (4.52%) Data Engineering
16 10 (4.52%) ETL
16 10 (4.52%) OOP
17 9 (4.07%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 144 (65.16%) SQL
2 140 (63.35%) Python
3 109 (49.32%) Java
4 100 (45.25%) JavaScript
5 98 (44.34%) C#
6 59 (26.70%) PHP
7 53 (23.98%) Bash Shell
8 48 (21.72%) PowerShell
9 45 (20.36%) Ruby
10 42 (19.00%) C++
10 42 (19.00%) Go
10 42 (19.00%) TypeScript
11 38 (17.19%) Groovy
12 7 (3.17%) PHP 7
13 6 (2.71%) R
14 3 (1.36%) T-SQL
15 2 (0.90%) Lua
15 2 (0.90%) Scala
16 1 (0.45%) ES6
16 1 (0.45%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 12 (5.43%) Degree
2 1 (0.45%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (0.45%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.07%) GDPR
1 9 (4.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (3.62%) ISO 9001
3 4 (1.81%) QA
4 2 (0.90%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.45%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 81 (36.65%) Docker
2 2 (0.90%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.90%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.45%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.45%) NFS
3 1 (0.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 81 (36.65%) Ansible
2 66 (29.86%) Kubernetes
3 61 (27.60%) Terraform
4 50 (22.62%) Opscode Chef
5 42 (19.00%) Prometheus
6 41 (18.55%) Grafana
7 40 (18.10%) Puppet
8 4 (1.81%) Nagios
9 3 (1.36%) Graylog
10 2 (0.90%) HAProxy
11 1 (0.45%) Failover Clustering
11 1 (0.45%) Icinga
11 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Clustering
11 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Intune
11 1 (0.45%) Rancher
Vendors
1 38 (17.19%) New Relic
1 38 (17.19%) SaltStack
2 9 (4.07%) Oracle
3 5 (2.26%) Databricks
4 4 (1.81%) Snowplow
5 3 (1.36%) Mapbox
5 3 (1.36%) Microsoft
6 2 (0.90%) Instagram
7 1 (0.45%) Cisco
7 1 (0.45%) Dell
7 1 (0.45%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.45%) TOWER Software
7 1 (0.45%) VMware
7 1 (0.45%) Xamarin