Period
to 2 June 2020

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 2 June 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PostgreSQL (Postgres)
England > North of England
6 months to
2 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 184 198 230
Rank change year-on-year +14 +32 +37
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 162 342 298
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North of England 1.39% 1.81% 1.27%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.05% 6.71% 4.03%
Number of salaries quoted 173 327 287
Median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £35,250 £29,500 £31,825
90th Percentile £65,000 £70,000 £70,000
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 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 3,205 5,096 7,390
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North of England 27.55% 26.92% 31.40%
Number of salaries quoted 2,638 4,161 6,326
Median annual salary £46,000 £43,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.75% +2.35% +6.25%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
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 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 2 June 2020.

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 2 June 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
North West +6 73 £50,000 +3.17% 19
Yorkshire +18 48 £55,000 +14.63% 11
North East +29 41 £47,500 +5.56% 4
PostgreSQL
England

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 North of England region with a requirement for PostgreSQL.

1 94 (58.02%) Python
2 91 (56.17%) Agile Software Development
3 76 (46.91%) Software Engineering
4 71 (43.83%) MySQL
5 69 (42.59%) JavaScript
6 63 (38.89%) SQL
6 63 (38.89%) Redis
7 58 (35.80%) TDD
8 54 (33.33%) PHP
8 54 (33.33%) Marketing
9 53 (32.72%) QA
10 44 (27.16%) Mobile App
11 43 (26.54%) SaaS
12 42 (25.93%) AWS
13 41 (25.31%) Java
14 39 (24.07%) Git (software)
15 38 (23.46%) Redux
16 34 (20.99%) Continuous Integration
17 32 (19.75%) REST
18 30 (18.52%) Symfony
18 30 (18.52%) DevOps
19 29 (17.90%) Microservices
20 28 (17.28%) Docker
20 28 (17.28%) NoSQL
21 27 (16.67%) C#
21 27 (16.67%) SQL Server
21 27 (16.67%) Jenkins
22 25 (15.43%) Lua
23 24 (14.81%) BDD
24 23 (14.20%) Linux

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 21 (12.96%) nginx
2 19 (11.73%) Elasticsearch
3 6 (3.70%) Apache
3 6 (3.70%) Confluence
3 6 (3.70%) Tomcat
4 4 (2.47%) Drupal
4 4 (2.47%) SilverStripe
4 4 (2.47%) WordPress
5 3 (1.85%) Apache Spark
6 2 (1.23%) IIS
6 2 (1.23%) Red Hat Fuse
7 1 (0.62%) JBoss
7 1 (0.62%) Moodle
7 1 (0.62%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.62%) WebLogic Portal
Business Applications
1 4 (2.47%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 43 (26.54%) SaaS
2 42 (25.93%) AWS
3 15 (9.26%) Azure
4 14 (8.64%) Amazon EC2
5 9 (5.56%) Amazon ECS
6 8 (4.94%) Amazon SQS
6 8 (4.94%) GCP
7 7 (4.32%) Amazon S3
8 6 (3.70%) Amazon ELB
8 6 (3.70%) AWS CloudFormation
8 6 (3.70%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 4 (2.47%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 4 (2.47%) Amazon Glacier
9 4 (2.47%) AWS Lambda
9 4 (2.47%) Serverless
10 3 (1.85%) IaaS
10 3 (1.85%) PaaS
11 2 (1.23%) Amazon Cognito
11 2 (1.23%) BrowserStack
11 2 (1.23%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.85%) Firewall
1 3 (1.85%) VPN
1 3 (1.85%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (43.83%) MySQL
2 63 (38.89%) Redis
3 28 (17.28%) NoSQL
4 27 (16.67%) SQL Server
5 10 (6.17%) SQL Server 2019
6 9 (5.56%) MongoDB
7 8 (4.94%) Amazon RDS
8 7 (4.32%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 6 (3.70%) Big Data
10 3 (1.85%) Amazon Redshift
10 3 (1.85%) Data Mining
10 3 (1.85%) Relational Database
10 3 (1.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (1.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (1.23%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (1.23%) Hadoop
11 2 (1.23%) HBase
11 2 (1.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 1 (0.62%) Apache Hive
12 1 (0.62%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 39 (24.07%) Git (software)
2 27 (16.67%) Jenkins
3 18 (11.11%) PHPUnit
4 14 (8.64%) webpack
5 13 (8.02%) Babel
6 12 (7.41%) Maven
7 10 (6.17%) JIRA
7 10 (6.17%) Subversion
8 8 (4.94%) Mercurial
9 7 (4.32%) NUnit
9 7 (4.32%) SpecFlow
10 6 (3.70%) Bitbucket
10 6 (3.70%) JUnit
11 5 (3.09%) DbUnit
11 5 (3.09%) jMock
11 5 (3.09%) Mockito
11 5 (3.09%) Postman
11 5 (3.09%) Selenium
11 5 (3.09%) SonarQube
12 3 (1.85%) TeamCity
General
1 54 (33.33%) Marketing
2 21 (12.96%) Finance
3 12 (7.41%) Law
4 10 (6.17%) Public Sector
5 8 (4.94%) Manufacturing
6 7 (4.32%) Electronics
6 7 (4.32%) Telecoms
7 6 (3.70%) Games
8 2 (1.23%) Automotive
9 1 (0.62%) Advertising
9 1 (0.62%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.62%) Legal
9 1 (0.62%) Police
9 1 (0.62%) Retail
Job Titles
1 59 (36.42%) Developer
2 47 (29.01%) Software Engineer
3 21 (12.96%) PHP Software Engineer
4 17 (10.49%) Python Engineer
5 16 (9.88%) DBA
5 16 (9.88%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 15 (9.26%) JavaScript Developer
7 13 (8.02%) React Developer
7 13 (8.02%) SQL DBA
8 12 (7.41%) DevOps Engineer
8 12 (7.41%) Java Developer
8 12 (7.41%) Lead Software Engineer
8 12 (7.41%) PHP Developer
8 12 (7.41%) Python Software Engineer
9 11 (6.79%) JavaScript Engineer
10 9 (5.56%) SQL Server DBA
11 7 (4.32%) .NET Software Engineer
11 7 (4.32%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
11 7 (4.32%) Senior Software Engineer
12 6 (3.70%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (23.46%) Redux
2 32 (19.75%) REST
3 30 (18.52%) Symfony
4 20 (12.35%) Node.js
5 19 (11.73%) React
6 17 (10.49%) RabbitMQ
7 16 (9.88%) Laravel
8 14 (8.64%) Web Services
9 12 (7.41%) .NET
10 11 (6.79%) AngularJS
10 11 (6.79%) RESTful
11 10 (6.17%) Hibernate
11 10 (6.17%) Spring
12 8 (4.94%) CSS
13 7 (4.32%) ASP.NET
13 7 (4.32%) Django
13 7 (4.32%) HTML
13 7 (4.32%) jQuery
13 7 (4.32%) LINQ
13 7 (4.32%) Task Parallel Library
Miscellaneous
1 44 (27.16%) Mobile App
2 13 (8.02%) Replication
3 7 (4.32%) Cloud Native
3 7 (4.32%) Clustering
3 7 (4.32%) NHS
3 7 (4.32%) Virtual Team
4 6 (3.70%) Algorithms
4 6 (3.70%) Greenfield Project
5 4 (2.47%) Life Science
5 4 (2.47%) Linux Command Line
6 3 (1.85%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (1.85%) BBC
6 3 (1.85%) User Experience
7 2 (1.23%) Cyber Defence
8 1 (0.62%) Acoustics
8 1 (0.62%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 23 (14.20%) Linux
2 20 (12.35%) Windows
3 7 (4.32%) CentOS
4 6 (3.70%) Android
4 6 (3.70%) Apple iOS
5 5 (3.09%) Ubuntu
6 4 (2.47%) Mac OS X
6 4 (2.47%) Unix
7 3 (1.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (1.85%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.62%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (56.17%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (46.91%) Software Engineering
3 58 (35.80%) TDD
4 34 (20.99%) Continuous Integration
5 30 (18.52%) DevOps
6 29 (17.90%) Microservices
7 24 (14.81%) BDD
8 21 (12.96%) Scrum
9 20 (12.35%) OO
10 17 (10.49%) Front End Development
11 16 (9.88%) Open Source
12 15 (9.26%) Machine Learning
13 12 (7.41%) Data Science
14 11 (6.79%) Business Intelligence
14 11 (6.79%) Problem-Solving
15 10 (6.17%) Analytics
15 10 (6.17%) Data Analytics
15 10 (6.17%) Test Automation
15 10 (6.17%) Unit Testing
16 9 (5.56%) Artificial Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 94 (58.02%) Python
2 69 (42.59%) JavaScript
3 63 (38.89%) SQL
4 54 (33.33%) PHP
5 41 (25.31%) Java
6 27 (16.67%) C#
7 25 (15.43%) Lua
8 13 (8.02%) ES6
9 9 (5.56%) Bash Shell
9 9 (5.56%) C++
9 9 (5.56%) Ruby
10 8 (4.94%) Java 8
10 8 (4.94%) MATLAB
11 6 (3.70%) PowerShell
12 5 (3.09%) TypeScript
13 4 (2.47%) C
13 4 (2.47%) Perl
13 4 (2.47%) R
13 4 (2.47%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.62%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (5.56%) Computer Science Degree
1 9 (5.56%) Degree
2 6 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (2.47%) Security Cleared
4 3 (1.85%) DBS Check
5 2 (1.23%) AWS Certification
5 2 (1.23%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.62%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (32.72%) QA
2 1 (0.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 28 (17.28%) Docker
2 4 (2.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.85%) Postfix
4 2 (1.23%) vSphere
5 1 (0.62%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 16 (9.88%) Ansible
2 9 (5.56%) Kubernetes
3 8 (4.94%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (4.32%) Terraform
5 6 (3.70%) Failover Clustering
5 6 (3.70%) Puppet
6 4 (2.47%) Cobbler
7 2 (1.23%) Prometheus
7 2 (1.23%) ZABBIX
8 1 (0.62%) Docker Swarm
8 1 (0.62%) Microsoft Clustering
8 1 (0.62%) WMI
Vendors
1 10 (6.17%) Google
2 8 (4.94%) Microsoft
2 8 (4.94%) Oracle
2 8 (4.94%) SAP
3 6 (3.70%) SaltStack
4 5 (3.09%) Zend
5 4 (2.47%) Cisco
5 4 (2.47%) F5
5 4 (2.47%) Fortinet
5 4 (2.47%) VMware
6 2 (1.23%) Telerik
7 1 (0.62%) Blackboard
7 1 (0.62%) Cloudera
7 1 (0.62%) Databricks
7 1 (0.62%) Dataiku
7 1 (0.62%) Hortonworks
7 1 (0.62%) Remedy
7 1 (0.62%) Snowplow
7 1 (0.62%) Tableau