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 28 May 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PostgreSQL (Postgres)
UK
3 months to
28 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 235 262 297
Rank change year-on-year +27 +35  
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 1228 1232 1164
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.44% 1.24% 1.08%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.61% 4.08% 3.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1033 1062 1016
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,838 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +7.14%  

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 26621 30191 35083
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 31.32% 30.28% 32.45%
Number of salaries quoted 22556 25805 29595
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,523
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

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 28 May 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 28 May 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 +21 1144 £55,000 +4.76% 194
London +27 636 £60,000 - 111
South East +66 189 £47,500 +5.55% 36
City of London +39 84 £60,000 +9.09% 24
North West -22 80 £35,000 -30.00% 9
South West +21 62 £40,000 -5.88% 11
East of England -14 59 £50,000 +11.11% 13
Berkshire +57 56 £52,500 +5.00% 9
Yorkshire +27 52 £37,000 -22.10% 6
Scotland +45 47 £45,000 -10.00% 3
Manchester -38 44 £44,000 -12.00% 8
Hampshire +14 38 £46,250 -7.50% 7
West Yorkshire +19 36 £37,000 -1.33% 5
East Midlands +22 34 £45,000 +12.50% 3
Reading +25 30 £54,500 +5.82% 5
West Midlands -29 29 £50,000 -13.04% 5
Cambridgeshire +6 27 £57,500 +27.77% 5
Surrey +48 24 £50,000 +37.93% 3
Nottinghamshire +14 24 £52,500 +28.83% 3
Leeds +27 23 £35,000 -30.00% 5
Edinburgh +17 23 £40,000 -3.61% 2
Cambridge -8 21 £57,500 +33.50% 5
Nottingham +9 18 £52,500 +28.83% 2
Oxfordshire -6 18 £45,000 -10.00% 8
Fareham +29 17 £31,825 -2.07% 2
Glasgow +29 16 £50,000 -
Wales +16 16 £36,116 -19.74% 1
Buckinghamshire +13 16 £50,000 +25.00% 3
Brighton +13 16 £45,000 - 4
West Sussex +10 16 £47,500 +18.75% 1

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 1065 (45.63%) MySQL
2 997 (42.72%) Agile Software Development
3 965 (41.35%) Linux
4 937 (40.15%) Java
5 907 (38.86%) JavaScript
6 829 (35.52%) Python
7 806 (34.53%) SQL
8 604 (25.88%) Amazon AWS
9 559 (23.95%) Oracle
10 548 (23.48%) Git (software)
11 546 (23.39%) TDD
12 519 (22.24%) Continuous Integration
13 507 (21.72%) SQL Server
13 507 (21.72%) HTML
14 502 (21.51%) MongoDB
15 473 (20.27%) Relational Database
16 468 (20.05%) CSS
17 436 (18.68%) PHP
18 410 (17.57%) Software Engineering
19 389 (16.67%) NoSQL
20 376 (16.11%) DevOps
21 374 (16.02%) Web Services
22 370 (15.85%) Finance
23 359 (15.38%) Scrum
24 348 (14.91%) AngularJS
25 343 (14.70%) Tomcat
26 339 (14.52%) Ruby
27 326 (13.97%) MVC
28 323 (13.84%) Jenkins
29 302 (12.94%) Spring

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
1 343 (14.70%) Tomcat
2 261 (11.18%) Apache
3 230 (9.85%) Elasticsearch
4 216 (9.25%) JBoss
5 157 (6.73%) Apache Spark
6 137 (5.87%) WebLogic
7 126 (5.40%) nginx
8 118 (5.06%) WebSphere
9 117 (5.01%) OpenStack
10 83 (3.56%) Apache Solr
11 78 (3.34%) Jetty
12 77 (3.30%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 62 (2.66%) Drupal
14 39 (1.67%) IIS
15 32 (1.37%) GlassFish
16 30 (1.29%) ArcGIS
17 23 (0.99%) Confluence
18 22 (0.94%) GeoServer
19 20 (0.86%) uWSGI
19 20 (0.86%) WildFly
Applications
1 27 (1.16%) Microsoft Excel
2 11 (0.47%) Microsoft Office
3 6 (0.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 5 (0.21%) SPSS
4 5 (0.21%) Weka
5 2 (0.086%) HipChat
5 2 (0.086%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.043%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 33 (1.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 25 (1.07%) Adobe Campaign
2 25 (1.07%) Eloqua
3 7 (0.30%) Odoo
4 5 (0.21%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 5 (0.21%) NetSuite
5 4 (0.17%) Magento
6 2 (0.086%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.086%) Primavera
6 2 (0.086%) SAP ERP
7 1 (0.043%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.043%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 604 (25.88%) Amazon AWS
2 144 (6.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 121 (5.18%) Amazon EC2
4 97 (4.16%) GitHub
5 75 (3.21%) SaaS
6 63 (2.70%) Google Cloud Platform
7 59 (2.53%) Amazon S3
8 47 (2.01%) Cloud Computing
9 41 (1.76%) Heroku
10 40 (1.71%) IaaS
11 39 (1.67%) PaaS
12 36 (1.54%) AWS OpsWorks
13 23 (0.99%) Amazon Kinesis
14 22 (0.94%) Amazon ELB
14 22 (0.94%) AWS CloudFormation
15 18 (0.77%) DigitalOcean
16 16 (0.69%) Amazon SQS
16 16 (0.69%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
16 16 (0.69%) Loggly
17 14 (0.60%) Linode
Communications & Networking
1 101 (4.33%) HTTP
2 96 (4.11%) TCP/IP
3 79 (3.38%) Internet
4 64 (2.74%) DNS
5 57 (2.44%) Firewall
6 34 (1.46%) SAN
7 33 (1.41%) LDAP
7 33 (1.41%) SSH
8 30 (1.29%) VPN
9 24 (1.03%) Network Security
10 23 (0.99%) SNMP
11 18 (0.77%) SSL
12 16 (0.69%) Cisco ASA
13 15 (0.64%) HTTPS
14 13 (0.56%) IPv6
14 13 (0.56%) SMTP
15 12 (0.51%) OpenLDAP
16 11 (0.47%) Kerberos
16 11 (0.47%) LAN
17 10 (0.43%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1065 (45.63%) MySQL
2 507 (21.72%) SQL Server
3 502 (21.51%) MongoDB
4 473 (20.27%) Relational Database
5 389 (16.67%) NoSQL
6 237 (10.15%) RDBMS
7 221 (9.47%) Redis
8 218 (9.34%) Apache Cassandra
9 197 (8.44%) Hadoop
10 195 (8.35%) Big Data
11 140 (6.00%) Data Warehouse
12 101 (4.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 100 (4.28%) Amazon Redshift
14 81 (3.47%) Blockchain
15 76 (3.26%) Amazon RDS
16 66 (2.83%) Oracle Database
17 57 (2.44%) Pentaho
18 56 (2.40%) Neo4j
19 55 (2.36%) Couchbase
19 55 (2.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 548 (23.48%) Git (software)
2 323 (13.84%) Jenkins
3 178 (7.63%) JUnit
4 177 (7.58%) Subversion
5 151 (6.47%) Maven
6 124 (5.31%) JIRA
7 106 (4.54%) Selenium
8 82 (3.51%) Mockito
8 82 (3.51%) webpack
9 76 (3.26%) Vagrant
10 75 (3.21%) Eclipse
11 62 (2.66%) RSpec
12 60 (2.57%) Hudson
13 59 (2.53%) Talend Open Studio
14 57 (2.44%) Gradle
15 54 (2.31%) Cucumber
15 54 (2.31%) gulp
16 51 (2.19%) Ant
17 47 (2.01%) Sonatype Nexus
18 43 (1.84%) NUnit
General
1 370 (15.85%) Finance
2 139 (5.96%) Marketing
3 135 (5.78%) Retail
4 98 (4.20%) Banking
5 63 (2.70%) Telecoms
6 50 (2.14%) Advertising
7 47 (2.01%) Games
8 42 (1.80%) Manufacturing
9 41 (1.76%) Legal
10 32 (1.37%) Electronics
11 31 (1.33%) Publishing
12 29 (1.24%) Billing
13 19 (0.81%) Financial Institution
14 12 (0.51%) Local Government
15 11 (0.47%) Investment Banking
16 10 (0.43%) Retail Banking
17 9 (0.39%) Back Office
18 8 (0.34%) Front Office
19 6 (0.26%) Automotive
20 4 (0.17%) Law
Job Titles
1 1332 (57.07%) Developer
2 401 (17.18%) Java Developer
3 320 (13.71%) Senior Developer
4 199 (8.53%) Python Developer
5 169 (7.24%) Software Engineer
6 154 (6.60%) PHP Developer
7 138 (5.91%) Software Developer
8 136 (5.83%) JavaScript Developer
9 122 (5.23%) Architect
10 120 (5.14%) Senior Java Developer
11 116 (4.97%) Administrator
12 107 (4.58%) DevOps Engineer
13 101 (4.33%) DBA
14 90 (3.86%) Full Stack Developer
15 89 (3.81%) Linux Engineer
16 81 (3.47%) Web Developer
17 74 (3.17%) Lead Developer
18 71 (3.04%) Data Engineer
19 66 (2.83%) Systems Administrator
20 64 (2.74%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 507 (21.72%) HTML
2 468 (20.05%) CSS
3 374 (16.02%) Web Services
4 348 (14.91%) AngularJS
5 302 (12.94%) Spring
6 284 (12.17%) Node.js
7 265 (11.35%) jQuery
8 253 (10.84%) .NET
9 239 (10.24%) XML
10 234 (10.03%) REST
11 222 (9.51%) Django
12 217 (9.30%) React
13 203 (8.70%) RESTful
14 199 (8.53%) Hibernate
15 189 (8.10%) Ruby on Rails
16 180 (7.71%) RabbitMQ
17 172 (7.37%) HTML5
18 148 (6.34%) SOAP
19 124 (5.31%) J2EE
20 123 (5.27%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 218 (9.34%) Computer Science
2 127 (5.44%) Fintech
3 114 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
4 99 (4.24%) User Experience
5 98 (4.20%) Enterprise Software
6 91 (3.90%) Greenfield Project
7 69 (2.96%) Mobile App
8 63 (2.70%) Linux Command Line
9 41 (1.76%) Algorithms
9 41 (1.76%) N-Tier
10 36 (1.54%) Replication
11 35 (1.50%) Data Structures
12 31 (1.33%) Management Information System
13 26 (1.11%) Blog
14 25 (1.07%) Data Centre
15 20 (0.86%) Clustering
16 18 (0.77%) BBC
16 18 (0.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 17 (0.73%) Hedge funds
18 16 (0.69%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 965 (41.35%) Linux
2 222 (9.51%) Windows
3 186 (7.97%) Unix
4 113 (4.84%) Ubuntu
5 106 (4.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 96 (4.11%) Android
7 94 (4.03%) CentOS
8 80 (3.43%) Apple iOS
9 67 (2.87%) Debian
10 55 (2.36%) Windows Server
11 24 (1.03%) Mac OS X
12 23 (0.99%) Windows Server 2012
13 20 (0.86%) Solaris
14 18 (0.77%) Windows Server 2008
15 10 (0.43%) AIX
16 6 (0.26%) CoreOS
17 5 (0.21%) HPUX
17 5 (0.21%) Windows Server 2003
18 3 (0.13%) Mac OS
18 3 (0.13%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 997 (42.72%) Agile Software Development
2 546 (23.39%) TDD
3 519 (22.24%) Continuous Integration
4 410 (17.57%) Software Engineering
5 376 (16.11%) DevOps
6 359 (15.38%) Scrum
7 326 (13.97%) MVC
8 287 (12.30%) OO
8 287 (12.30%) Open Source
9 275 (11.78%) Microservices
10 251 (10.75%) Web Development
11 223 (9.55%) Mentoring
12 213 (9.13%) Business Intelligence
13 203 (8.70%) Test Automation
14 200 (8.57%) Analytics
15 191 (8.18%) Kanban
16 168 (7.20%) BDD
17 167 (7.16%) Unit Testing
18 165 (7.07%) SOA
19 156 (6.68%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 937 (40.15%) Java
2 907 (38.86%) JavaScript
3 829 (35.52%) Python
4 806 (34.53%) SQL
5 436 (18.68%) PHP
6 339 (14.52%) Ruby
7 229 (9.81%) Scala
8 220 (9.43%) C#
9 204 (8.74%) Perl
10 187 (8.01%) Bash Shell
11 173 (7.41%) Go
12 121 (5.18%) C++
13 88 (3.77%) Shell Script
14 69 (2.96%) ES6
15 66 (2.83%) T-SQL
16 53 (2.27%) Groovy
17 49 (2.10%) CoffeeScript
17 49 (2.10%) PL/SQL
18 39 (1.67%) C
19 33 (1.41%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 252 (10.80%) Degree
2 106 (4.54%) Computer Science Degree
3 52 (2.23%) Security Cleared
4 47 (2.01%) SC Cleared
5 20 (0.86%) PhD
6 17 (0.73%) Microsoft Certification
7 13 (0.56%) Cisco Certification
7 13 (0.56%) Numerate Degree
8 11 (0.47%) Master's Degree
9 9 (0.39%) RHCA
10 8 (0.34%) CCNA
10 8 (0.34%) RHCE
11 6 (0.26%) CCNP
11 6 (0.26%) Postgraduate
12 5 (0.21%) CISSP
12 5 (0.21%) Oracle Certification
13 4 (0.17%) RHCSA
13 4 (0.17%) Sun Certification
14 3 (0.13%) AWS Certification
14 3 (0.13%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 84 (3.60%) QA
2 45 (1.93%) Data Quality
3 13 (0.56%) SLA
4 7 (0.30%) PCI DSS
5 6 (0.26%) HL7
5 6 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (0.17%) PMO
7 1 (0.043%) Actionable Recommendations
7 1 (0.043%) DICOM
7 1 (0.043%) GCP
System Software
1 281 (12.04%) Docker
2 58 (2.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 45 (1.93%) Active Directory
4 29 (1.24%) Hyper-V
4 29 (1.24%) iptables
5 23 (0.99%) Virtual Machines
5 23 (0.99%) Xen
6 22 (0.94%) Varnish
7 17 (0.73%) KVM
7 17 (0.73%) vSphere
8 16 (0.69%) LXC
8 16 (0.69%) NFS
8 16 (0.69%) Samba
9 15 (0.64%) Virtual Servers
10 13 (0.56%) HDFS
11 12 (0.51%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 12 (0.51%) Squid
12 11 (0.47%) Dovecot
12 11 (0.47%) VirtualBox
13 9 (0.39%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 271 (11.61%) Puppet
2 215 (9.21%) Ansible
3 168 (7.20%) Opscode Chef
4 98 (4.20%) Kubernetes
5 89 (3.81%) Kibana
6 69 (2.96%) Nagios
7 64 (2.74%) logstash
8 58 (2.49%) Salt
9 44 (1.89%) Terraform
10 31 (1.33%) ZABBIX
11 21 (0.90%) Grafana
12 20 (0.86%) HAProxy
13 14 (0.60%) Cacti
13 14 (0.60%) Graphite
14 13 (0.56%) Packer
14 13 (0.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
15 12 (0.51%) Oracle ZFS
16 10 (0.43%) CFEngine
16 10 (0.43%) Consul
17 8 (0.34%) Icinga
Vendors
1 559 (23.95%) Oracle
2 134 (5.74%) Microsoft
3 128 (5.48%) Google
4 105 (4.50%) VMware
5 99 (4.24%) Red Hat
6 63 (2.70%) Tableau
7 59 (2.53%) Talend
8 53 (2.27%) Zend
9 51 (2.19%) Informatica
9 51 (2.19%) Splunk
10 47 (2.01%) SAP
11 45 (1.93%) New Relic
12 39 (1.67%) Cognos
13 37 (1.59%) Salesforce.com
14 31 (1.33%) Adobe
15 30 (1.29%) Cisco
16 28 (1.20%) HP
17 26 (1.11%) BMC
18 25 (1.07%) Cognizant
18 25 (1.07%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
Brighton, East Sussex
Stratospherec
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Freshtechit
Salary: From £40,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Tec Partners
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Darwin Recruitment
Posted: 2 days ago
Stirlingshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Opilio Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Amazing Prospects Ltd
Salary: Market related
Posted: 2 days ago
Exeter, Devon
set2recruit
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum DOE + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £40000 to £50000
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + competetive benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £35,000 - £40,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Searchability
Salary: £50000 - £53000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
DeSantis Arin Recruitment
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent benefits & Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
North West London
Davanti Solutions
Salary: £60,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Webrecruit
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum DOE Plus Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Software Personnel International Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Premier IT
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Cognizant
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago