The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for PostgreSQL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited PostgreSQL over the 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PostgreSQL (Postgres)
UK
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 226 257 333
Rank change year-on-year +31 +76  
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 1217 1354 1033
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.42% 1.29% 0.96%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.62% 4.19% 3.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1002 1140 884
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +8.69%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,838 £35,000 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50%  

PostgreSQL is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 26331 32293 33782
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 30.80% 30.88% 31.38%
Number of salaries quoted 22328 27534 28625
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

PostgreSQL
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing PostgreSQL as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Job vacancy trend for PostgreSQL in the UK

PostgreSQL
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for PostgreSQL in the UK

PostgreSQL
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PostgreSQL over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for PostgreSQL in the UK

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PostgreSQL within the UK over the 3 months to 30 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +28 1157 £52,500 - 174
London +13 596 £60,000 +4.34% 90
South East +66 208 £45,000 +7.14% 32
South West +54 90 £45,000 +5.88% 8
North West +9 80 £44,000 +25.71% 11
City of London +19 78 £65,000 +8.33% 26
Berkshire +51 62 £52,500 +5.00% 6
Manchester -4 62 £44,000 +18.91% 7
East of England +37 56 £55,000 +18.27% 8
Yorkshire +43 50 £32,500 -35.00% 10
West Midlands -72 37 £42,500 -19.04% 5
Surrey +68 35 £45,000 - 12
Scotland +16 35 £45,000 +9.09% 4
West Yorkshire +30 34 £31,500 -37.00% 8
Bristol -2 32 £55,000 +10.00% 2
Reading +24 31 £52,500 +5.00% 4
Hampshire +6 31 £47,500 +13.09% 5
Cambridgeshire +24 30 £55,000 +27.69% 4
Oxfordshire +11 29 £45,000 -10.00% 4
East Midlands +14 24 £40,000 - 7
Edinburgh +18 23 £42,500 +30.76% 1
Cambridge +10 22 £55,000 +29.41% 3
East Sussex +8 21 £36,250 +61.11%
Devon +5 21 £33,838 -15.40% 2
Brighton +4 21 £35,000 +55.55%
Leeds +23 18 £31,500 -37.00% 4
Nottinghamshire +16 17 £42,500 +9.67% 4
Bradford +20 15 £40,000 +6.66% 4
Wales +11 15 £36,116 -9.71% 2
Buckinghamshire +21 14 £47,500 +18.75% 1

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, IT jobs citing PostgreSQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for PostgreSQL.

1 1085 (47.78%) MySQL
2 1034 (45.53%) Agile Software Development
3 966 (42.54%) Java
4 952 (41.92%) Linux
5 885 (38.97%) JavaScript
6 847 (37.30%) Python
7 732 (32.23%) SQL
8 585 (25.76%) TDD
9 577 (25.41%) Amazon AWS
10 574 (25.28%) Git (software)
11 571 (25.14%) Oracle
12 510 (22.46%) MongoDB
13 500 (22.02%) Continuous Integration
14 491 (21.62%) HTML
15 481 (21.18%) SQL Server
16 451 (19.86%) CSS
17 450 (19.82%) Relational Database
18 443 (19.51%) PHP
19 427 (18.80%) AngularJS
20 408 (17.97%) Finance
21 402 (17.70%) Software Engineering
22 390 (17.17%) NoSQL
23 385 (16.95%) Scrum
24 371 (16.34%) OO
25 351 (15.46%) DevOps
26 325 (14.31%) Tomcat
26 325 (14.31%) Ruby
27 317 (13.96%) Web Services
28 305 (13.43%) Jenkins
29 301 (13.25%) MVC

PostgreSQL
Co-occurring IT Skills 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
1 325 (14.31%) Tomcat
2 275 (12.11%) Elasticsearch
3 273 (12.02%) JBoss
4 239 (10.52%) Apache
5 164 (7.22%) Apache Spark
6 161 (7.09%) WebSphere
7 145 (6.38%) WebLogic
8 137 (6.03%) OpenStack
9 124 (5.46%) nginx
10 118 (5.20%) Jetty
11 106 (4.67%) Apache Solr
12 71 (3.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 68 (2.99%) Drupal
14 37 (1.63%) GlassFish
15 35 (1.54%) IIS
16 29 (1.28%) GeoServer
17 27 (1.19%) ArcGIS
18 22 (0.97%) WildFly
19 20 (0.88%) Confluence
20 18 (0.79%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 53 (2.33%) MS Excel
2 7 (0.31%) MS Office
3 6 (0.26%) Weka
4 5 (0.22%) SPSS
5 4 (0.18%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.13%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.088%) HipChat
8 1 (0.044%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.044%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.044%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 27 (1.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 12 (0.53%) Adobe Campaign
2 12 (0.53%) Eloqua
3 5 (0.22%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 5 (0.22%) NetSuite
3 5 (0.22%) Odoo
4 3 (0.13%) Magento
5 2 (0.088%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.088%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.088%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.044%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.044%) Payment Gateway
6 1 (0.044%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 577 (25.41%) Amazon AWS
2 157 (6.91%) Microsoft Azure
3 102 (4.49%) Amazon EC2
4 81 (3.57%) GitHub
5 78 (3.43%) SaaS
6 62 (2.73%) Google Cloud Platform
7 51 (2.25%) Cloud Computing
8 47 (2.07%) Amazon S3
8 47 (2.07%) Heroku
9 36 (1.59%) PaaS
10 34 (1.50%) IaaS
11 22 (0.97%) AWS OpsWorks
12 21 (0.92%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 18 (0.79%) Amazon Kinesis
14 17 (0.75%) AWS CloudFormation
15 16 (0.70%) Amazon ELB
16 15 (0.66%) Google Compute Engine
17 14 (0.62%) Amazon EMR
17 14 (0.62%) DigitalOcean
18 13 (0.57%) Linode
Communications & Networking
1 94 (4.14%) TCP/IP
2 93 (4.10%) HTTP
3 77 (3.39%) Internet
4 56 (2.47%) SAN
5 53 (2.33%) DNS
6 43 (1.89%) Firewall
7 39 (1.72%) LDAP
8 33 (1.45%) SSH
9 28 (1.23%) SNMP
9 28 (1.23%) VPN
10 21 (0.92%) Kerberos
11 20 (0.88%) SSL
12 19 (0.84%) HTTPS
12 19 (0.84%) NAS
12 19 (0.84%) Network Security
12 19 (0.84%) SMTP
13 16 (0.70%) Cisco ASA
14 12 (0.53%) IPv6
15 11 (0.48%) LAN
15 11 (0.48%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1085 (47.78%) MySQL
2 510 (22.46%) MongoDB
3 481 (21.18%) SQL Server
4 450 (19.82%) Relational Database
5 390 (17.17%) NoSQL
6 299 (13.17%) Redis
7 261 (11.49%) Big Data
8 260 (11.45%) Apache Cassandra
9 208 (9.16%) Hadoop
10 204 (8.98%) RDBMS
11 127 (5.59%) Data Warehouse
12 95 (4.18%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 90 (3.96%) Oracle Database
14 84 (3.70%) Amazon Redshift
15 79 (3.48%) Riak
16 75 (3.30%) Couchbase
17 70 (3.08%) Pentaho
18 68 (2.99%) Neo4j
19 63 (2.77%) Blockchain
20 60 (2.64%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 574 (25.28%) Git (software)
2 305 (13.43%) Jenkins
3 145 (6.38%) JUnit
4 143 (6.30%) Subversion
5 132 (5.81%) JIRA
6 131 (5.77%) Maven
7 97 (4.27%) webpack
8 89 (3.92%) Selenium
9 73 (3.21%) Eclipse
10 72 (3.17%) Mockito
11 71 (3.13%) Talend Open Studio
12 70 (3.08%) gulp
12 70 (3.08%) Vagrant
13 69 (3.04%) Hudson
14 56 (2.47%) Gradle
15 50 (2.20%) RSpec
16 48 (2.11%) Grunt
17 45 (1.98%) Ant
18 44 (1.94%) Babel
18 44 (1.94%) Cucumber
General
1 408 (17.97%) Finance
2 151 (6.65%) Retail
3 142 (6.25%) Banking
4 113 (4.98%) Marketing
5 66 (2.91%) Telecoms
6 63 (2.77%) Advertising
7 52 (2.29%) Games
8 32 (1.41%) Manufacturing
9 28 (1.23%) Electronics
10 20 (0.88%) Billing
11 19 (0.84%) Legal
12 18 (0.79%) Financial Institution
13 17 (0.75%) Publishing
14 14 (0.62%) Back Office
14 14 (0.62%) Investment Banking
15 12 (0.53%) Local Government
16 10 (0.44%) Automotive
17 7 (0.31%) Multimedia
18 4 (0.18%) Front Office
18 4 (0.18%) Law
Job Titles
1 1325 (58.34%) Developer
2 427 (18.80%) Java Developer
3 314 (13.83%) Senior Developer
4 206 (9.07%) Python Developer
5 158 (6.96%) Software Engineer
6 155 (6.83%) Software Developer
7 145 (6.38%) PHP Developer
8 127 (5.59%) Administrator
9 124 (5.46%) Senior Java Developer
10 117 (5.15%) JavaScript Developer
11 110 (4.84%) DBA
12 97 (4.27%) Architect
13 95 (4.18%) Full Stack Developer
14 82 (3.61%) Web Developer
15 80 (3.52%) DevOps Engineer
16 79 (3.48%) Lead Developer
17 75 (3.30%) Linux Engineer
18 72 (3.17%) Ruby Developer
19 70 (3.08%) Systems Administrator
20 66 (2.91%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 491 (21.62%) HTML
2 451 (19.86%) CSS
3 427 (18.80%) AngularJS
4 317 (13.96%) Web Services
5 285 (12.55%) Node.js
6 281 (12.37%) Spring
7 259 (11.40%) React
8 234 (10.30%) jQuery
9 232 (10.22%) Django
10 207 (9.11%) REST
11 201 (8.85%) .NET
12 184 (8.10%) HTML5
12 184 (8.10%) RabbitMQ
13 183 (8.06%) Ruby on Rails
14 177 (7.79%) RESTful
15 172 (7.57%) Hibernate
16 170 (7.49%) XML
17 136 (5.99%) Elastic Stack
18 129 (5.68%) Flask
19 123 (5.42%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 216 (9.51%) Computer Science
2 123 (5.42%) Analytical Skills
3 111 (4.89%) Fintech
4 94 (4.14%) User Experience
5 80 (3.52%) Enterprise Software
6 64 (2.82%) Mobile App
7 55 (2.42%) Linux Command Line
8 47 (2.07%) Algorithms
9 38 (1.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 37 (1.63%) Replication
11 36 (1.59%) Data Structures
12 32 (1.41%) N-Tier
13 30 (1.32%) Data Centre
14 29 (1.28%) Clustering
15 24 (1.06%) Client/Server
16 23 (1.01%) Blog
16 23 (1.01%) Private Cloud
17 21 (0.92%) BBC
17 21 (0.92%) Management Information System
18 18 (0.79%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 952 (41.92%) Linux
2 200 (8.81%) Windows
3 163 (7.18%) Unix
4 127 (5.59%) Android
5 112 (4.93%) Apple iOS
6 109 (4.80%) Ubuntu
7 90 (3.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 80 (3.52%) CentOS
9 62 (2.73%) Windows Server
10 47 (2.07%) Debian
11 26 (1.14%) Windows Server 2012
12 23 (1.01%) Mac OS X
13 22 (0.97%) Windows Server 2008
14 21 (0.92%) Solaris
15 9 (0.40%) Windows Server 2003
16 7 (0.31%) CoreOS
17 6 (0.26%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
17 6 (0.26%) Windows 7
18 3 (0.13%) HPUX
18 3 (0.13%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1034 (45.53%) Agile Software Development
2 585 (25.76%) TDD
3 500 (22.02%) Continuous Integration
4 402 (17.70%) Software Engineering
5 385 (16.95%) Scrum
6 371 (16.34%) OO
7 351 (15.46%) DevOps
8 301 (13.25%) MVC
9 274 (12.07%) Web Development
10 263 (11.58%) Microservices
11 245 (10.79%) Open Source
12 236 (10.39%) Mentoring
13 209 (9.20%) Kanban
14 196 (8.63%) Analytics
15 188 (8.28%) SOA
16 178 (7.84%) Business Intelligence
16 178 (7.84%) Unit Testing
17 175 (7.71%) BDD
18 163 (7.18%) ETL
19 139 (6.12%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 966 (42.54%) Java
2 885 (38.97%) JavaScript
3 847 (37.30%) Python
4 732 (32.23%) SQL
5 443 (19.51%) PHP
6 325 (14.31%) Ruby
7 232 (10.22%) Go
8 223 (9.82%) Perl
9 219 (9.64%) C#
10 218 (9.60%) Bash Shell
11 204 (8.98%) Scala
12 116 (5.11%) C++
13 109 (4.80%) Shell Script
14 81 (3.57%) ES6
15 63 (2.77%) Groovy
16 61 (2.69%) PL/SQL
17 48 (2.11%) T-SQL
18 46 (2.03%) C
19 44 (1.94%) TypeScript
20 37 (1.63%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 258 (11.36%) Degree
2 50 (2.20%) Security Cleared
3 38 (1.67%) SC Cleared
4 22 (0.97%) Oracle Certification
5 18 (0.79%) Microsoft Certification
6 17 (0.75%) PhD
7 14 (0.62%) RHCE
8 12 (0.53%) OCP
9 9 (0.40%) RHCA
10 7 (0.31%) Cisco Certification
10 7 (0.31%) Postgraduate
11 5 (0.22%) CISSP
11 5 (0.22%) MCSA
12 4 (0.18%) AWS Certification
12 4 (0.18%) CCNA
12 4 (0.18%) CCNP
12 4 (0.18%) CISM
13 3 (0.13%) CISA
13 3 (0.13%) RHCSA
14 2 (0.088%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 79 (3.48%) QA
2 29 (1.28%) Data Quality
3 9 (0.40%) SLA
4 7 (0.31%) GCP
4 7 (0.31%) PCI DSS
5 5 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (0.18%) PMO
7 1 (0.044%) DICOM
7 1 (0.044%) HL7
System Software
1 233 (10.26%) Docker
2 64 (2.82%) Varnish
3 59 (2.60%) VMware Infrastructure
4 34 (1.50%) Active Directory
5 33 (1.45%) Hyper-V
6 31 (1.37%) iptables
7 21 (0.92%) Samba
7 21 (0.92%) vSphere
8 20 (0.88%) HDFS
9 19 (0.84%) Squid
9 19 (0.84%) Virtual Machines
10 17 (0.75%) Firmware
10 17 (0.75%) NFS
11 15 (0.66%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 15 (0.66%) Virtual Servers
11 15 (0.66%) VirtualBox
12 14 (0.62%) Job Entry Subsystem
12 14 (0.62%) LXC
13 13 (0.57%) Xen
14 12 (0.53%) KVM
Systems Management
1 288 (12.68%) Puppet
2 203 (8.94%) Ansible
3 189 (8.32%) Opscode Chef
4 118 (5.20%) Kibana
5 97 (4.27%) Kubernetes
6 89 (3.92%) logstash
7 88 (3.87%) Salt
8 63 (2.77%) Nagios
9 26 (1.14%) HAProxy
10 22 (0.97%) Terraform
10 22 (0.97%) ZABBIX
11 16 (0.70%) Cacti
12 15 (0.66%) Oracle RMAN
12 15 (0.66%) Oracle ZFS
12 15 (0.66%) Red Hat Satellite
13 14 (0.62%) HP Data Protector
13 14 (0.62%) NetBackup
14 12 (0.53%) Grafana
15 11 (0.48%) Capistrano
16 10 (0.44%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 571 (25.14%) Oracle
2 123 (5.42%) Google
3 112 (4.93%) VMware
4 111 (4.89%) Red Hat
5 89 (3.92%) Microsoft
6 71 (3.13%) Talend
7 63 (2.77%) Informatica
8 59 (2.60%) Zend
9 57 (2.51%) SAP
9 57 (2.51%) Splunk
10 48 (2.11%) Salesforce.com
11 38 (1.67%) New Relic
12 37 (1.63%) Tableau
13 34 (1.50%) HP
14 33 (1.45%) BMC
15 31 (1.37%) Cognos
16 29 (1.28%) ILOG
17 28 (1.23%) Altova
17 28 (1.23%) Cisco
18 26 (1.14%) Sybase
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: £25000 - £35000 Per Annum Healthcare, Pension, Flexible Working
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
n-tier selection limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + 36 days holiday + lots more!
Posted: 5 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: to 60,000 + bonus and benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Pension + Perks
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + package
Posted: 6 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + superb benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: £35000 - £45000 Per Annum Healthcare, Pension, Flexible Working
Posted: 9 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Searchability
Salary: £50000 - £53000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Digital Gurus
Salary: £20000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Reed Technology
Salary: £37000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
CPS Group UK
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £95,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
AdRoc Group
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum +Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
AdRoc Group
Salary: From £65,000 to £80,000 per annum +Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newport, Gwent
CPS Group UK
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
onezeero.
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £80k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £400 - £500 / day
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus, benefits, negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £78,000 per annum + 15% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Intec Select
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum Plus Excellent Bens and Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + Generous holidays
Posted: 2 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Parham Consulting
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum plus up to 15% bonus, shares and good benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Telford, Shropshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus, h/c, pension
Posted: Yesterday