PostgreSQL Jobs

PostgreSQL (Postgres)
UK

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies requiring PostgreSQL skills. It includes a benchmarking guide to the annual salaries offered in vacancies that cited PostgreSQL over the 6 months leading up to 21 June 2024, comparing them to the same period in the previous two years.

6 months to
21 Jun 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 144 219 69
Rank change year-on-year +75 -150 +39
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 2,061 1,582 8,799
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 1.88% 1.71% 5.09%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 11.11% 8.01% 18.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1,176 1,126 2,092
10th Percentile £41,250 £42,500 £42,500
25th Percentile £47,500 £52,500 £51,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £70,000 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year -10.71% - +7.69%
75th Percentile £87,500 £92,500 £87,500
90th Percentile £112,500 £110,000 £102,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £57,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year -8.70% -8.00% +15.74%

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
UK

PostgreSQL falls under the Databases and Business Intelligence category. For comparison with the information above, the following table provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies requiring database or business intelligence skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 18,558 19,753 48,423
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 16.89% 21.36% 28.03%
Number of salaries quoted 12,633 12,748 20,937
10th Percentile £35,000 £37,500 £36,250
25th Percentile £42,725 £47,500 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £65,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -11.54% +8.33% +9.09%
75th Percentile £77,500 £82,500 £80,000
90th Percentile £98,750 £102,500 £95,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -4.55% +4.76% +10.53%

PostgreSQL
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing PostgreSQL as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for PostgreSQL in the UK

PostgreSQL
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing PostgreSQL.

Salary trend for PostgreSQL in the UK

PostgreSQL
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing PostgreSQL over the 6 months to 21 June 2024.

Salary histogram for PostgreSQL in the UK

PostgreSQL
Top 17 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 6 months to 21 June 2024. 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
Jobs
England +81 1,782 £65,000 -7.14% 205
UK excluding London +118 1,332 £52,500 -8.70% 100
Work from Home +47 890 £65,000 -7.14% 125
London +29 645 £80,000 -5.88% 130
North of England +127 414 £55,000 -6.07% 27
South East +114 334 £52,500 -12.50% 32
North West +114 291 £52,500 -19.23% 19
Midlands +83 210 £50,000 - 6
East Midlands +73 136 £50,000 - 4
South West -6 108 £60,000 +1.37% 17
Scotland -33 108 £50,000 -13.04% 11
Yorkshire +72 82 £52,500 +16.67% 5
West Midlands +13 70 £50,000 -0.99% 2
East of England -16 69 £57,500 -11.54% 4
Wales +31 53 £51,051 -21.46% 4
North East +7 43 £65,465 +63.66% 3
Northern Ireland +15 36 £85,000 +70.00% 2

PostgreSQL
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 322 (15.62%) ArcGIS
2 308 (14.94%) GeoServer
3 172 (8.35%) Apache
4 136 (6.60%) Apache Airflow
5 40 (1.94%) Confluence
6 36 (1.75%) nginx
6 36 (1.75%) OpenStack
7 24 (1.16%) Apache Spark
8 15 (0.73%) SharePoint
9 12 (0.58%) JBoss
10 10 (0.49%) Red Hat Fuse
11 6 (0.29%) Luigi
12 4 (0.19%) CMS
12 4 (0.19%) Drupal
12 4 (0.19%) IIS
12 4 (0.19%) Tomcat
13 3 (0.15%) Moodle
13 3 (0.15%) Totara
14 2 (0.097%) Cloud Foundry
14 2 (0.097%) Microsoft Exchange
Applications
1 19 (0.92%) Microsoft Office
2 15 (0.73%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.097%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (0.097%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.049%) AutoCAD
4 1 (0.049%) Notion
4 1 (0.049%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 22 (1.07%) NEC Housing
2 9 (0.44%) Sage X3
2 9 (0.44%) SAP Business One
3 6 (0.29%) NetSuite
4 5 (0.24%) Odoo
4 5 (0.24%) Shopify
5 3 (0.15%) iTrent
6 2 (0.097%) SAP WM
7 1 (0.049%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (0.049%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.049%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.049%) Ripple
7 1 (0.049%) Ripple XRP
Cloud Services
1 1,169 (56.72%) AWS
2 996 (48.33%) Azure
3 239 (11.60%) IBM Cloud
4 226 (10.97%) Serverless
5 183 (8.88%) Azure DevOps
6 181 (8.78%) GCP
7 129 (6.26%) Azure Service Bus
8 126 (6.11%) Azure API Management
8 126 (6.11%) Azure Functions
8 126 (6.11%) Azure Logic Apps
9 81 (3.93%) GitHub
10 80 (3.88%) SaaS
11 76 (3.69%) Amazon ECS
12 65 (3.15%) Amazon EKS
13 55 (2.67%) Amazon Kinesis
14 54 (2.62%) AWS Lambda
15 39 (1.89%) Amazon S3
16 33 (1.60%) GitHub Actions
17 30 (1.46%) dbt
18 29 (1.41%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 34 (1.65%) Firewall
2 20 (0.97%) DNS
3 19 (0.92%) HTTP
4 17 (0.82%) LAN
5 14 (0.68%) Internet
6 12 (0.58%) VPN
7 11 (0.53%) WAN
8 10 (0.49%) FTP
9 9 (0.44%) MQTT
10 8 (0.39%) PBX
11 7 (0.34%) SAN
11 7 (0.34%) Wireless
12 6 (0.29%) MPLS
12 6 (0.29%) SD-WAN
13 5 (0.24%) BGP
13 5 (0.24%) Reverse Proxy
13 5 (0.24%) SSH
14 4 (0.19%) Ethernet
14 4 (0.19%) Network Security
15 3 (0.15%) PABX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 480 (23.29%) MongoDB
2 431 (20.91%) NoSQL
3 349 (16.93%) GIS
4 320 (15.53%) MySQL
5 309 (14.99%) QGIS
6 298 (14.46%) Relational Database
7 277 (13.44%) SQL Server
8 239 (11.60%) DB2
9 130 (6.31%) Redis
10 110 (5.34%) Oracle Database
11 99 (4.80%) Apache Ignite
12 81 (3.93%) Oracle Database 11g
13 73 (3.54%) Amazon Aurora
13 73 (3.54%) DynamoDB
14 54 (2.62%) Hadoop
15 52 (2.52%) Amazon RDS
16 45 (2.18%) Elasticsearch
16 45 (2.18%) RDBMS
17 32 (1.55%) Data Warehouse
18 31 (1.50%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 269 (13.05%) Git
2 133 (6.45%) Jenkins
3 80 (3.88%) JIRA
4 74 (3.59%) GitLab
5 69 (3.35%) Cypress.io
6 38 (1.84%) Bitbucket
7 31 (1.50%) JUnit
8 27 (1.31%) Subversion
9 25 (1.21%) Gatling
10 18 (0.87%) Cucumber
10 18 (0.87%) Maven
10 18 (0.87%) Selenium
11 16 (0.78%) PHPUnit
12 12 (0.58%) SonarQube
13 11 (0.53%) Octopus Deploy
14 10 (0.49%) Mockito
15 9 (0.44%) GNU Toolchain
15 9 (0.44%) JMeter
15 9 (0.44%) Team Foundation Server
16 7 (0.34%) Eclipse
General
1 357 (17.32%) Public Sector
1 357 (17.32%) Social Skills
2 346 (16.79%) Finance
3 157 (7.62%) Inclusion and Diversity
4 122 (5.92%) Analytical Skills
5 118 (5.73%) Banking
6 108 (5.24%) Front Office
7 69 (3.35%) Games
8 50 (2.43%) Electronics
9 47 (2.28%) Manufacturing
10 45 (2.18%) Retail
11 40 (1.94%) Marketing
12 36 (1.75%) Local Government
13 32 (1.55%) Law
14 31 (1.50%) Telecoms
15 27 (1.31%) Legal
16 25 (1.21%) Billing
17 23 (1.12%) Police
18 22 (1.07%) Back Office
19 20 (0.97%) Tech for Good
Job Titles
1 847 (41.10%) Developer
2 669 (32.46%) Software Engineer
3 562 (27.27%) Senior
4 282 (13.68%) Full Stack Developer
5 269 (13.05%) Senior Software Engineer
6 198 (9.61%) Senior Developer
7 190 (9.22%) Full Stack Engineer
8 152 (7.38%) Python Developer
9 151 (7.33%) Python Engineer
10 136 (6.60%) Azure Engineer
11 128 (6.21%) Java Developer
12 126 (6.11%) Azure Developer
13 119 (5.77%) React Developer
14 111 (5.39%) Python Software Engineer
15 109 (5.29%) Developer/Software Engineer
16 82 (3.98%) Database Developer
16 82 (3.98%) Java Engineer
16 82 (3.98%) Lead
16 82 (3.98%) PostgreSQL Developer
17 76 (3.69%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 951 (46.14%) React
2 713 (34.59%) CSS
3 690 (33.48%) .NET
4 481 (23.34%) REST
5 426 (20.67%) HTML
6 406 (19.70%) Web Services
7 377 (18.29%) AngularJS
8 328 (15.91%) Node.js
9 325 (15.77%) .NET Core
10 323 (15.67%) Vue
11 318 (15.43%) PostGIS
12 314 (15.24%) OpenLayers
13 312 (15.14%) Leaflet
14 273 (13.25%) jQuery
15 270 (13.10%) ASP.NET
16 261 (12.66%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 245 (11.89%) ASP.NET Core
18 242 (11.74%) Ember.js
19 239 (11.60%) Backbone.js
20 191 (9.27%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 270 (13.10%) Algorithms
2 259 (12.57%) Data Structures
3 245 (11.89%) Blockchain
4 242 (11.74%) Hybrid Cloud
5 119 (5.77%) e-Learning
6 115 (5.58%) Hedge funds
7 99 (4.80%) Fixed Income
8 87 (4.22%) Distributed Systems
9 55 (2.67%) Self-Motivation
10 52 (2.52%) Equities
11 43 (2.09%) Blog
12 41 (1.99%) Enterprise Software
13 37 (1.80%) Media Streaming
14 33 (1.60%) Product Ownership
15 27 (1.31%) Client/Server
15 27 (1.31%) Driving Licence
16 22 (1.07%) IoT
16 22 (1.07%) Linux Command Line
17 18 (0.87%) Mobile App
18 17 (0.82%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 488 (23.68%) Linux
2 327 (15.87%) Windows
3 244 (11.84%) Android
4 240 (11.64%) Apple iOS
5 56 (2.72%) Unix
6 36 (1.75%) Ubuntu
7 23 (1.12%) Windows Server
8 22 (1.07%) AIX
9 19 (0.92%) CentOS
9 19 (0.92%) Debian
10 11 (0.53%) Windows 10
11 8 (0.39%) Mac OS
11 8 (0.39%) Windows Server 2016
12 7 (0.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 7 (0.34%) SUSE
12 7 (0.34%) Windows Server 2019
13 6 (0.29%) Windows Server 2012
14 4 (0.19%) Amazon Linux
14 4 (0.19%) VMS
15 2 (0.097%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 910 (44.15%) Agile
2 820 (39.79%) Software Engineering
3 743 (36.05%) DevOps
4 613 (29.74%) Web Development
5 588 (28.53%) Full Stack Development
6 486 (23.58%) Artificial Intelligence
7 388 (18.83%) Actionable Insight
8 328 (15.91%) OO
9 314 (15.24%) User Experience
10 309 (14.99%) Design Patterns
11 275 (13.34%) OOP
12 274 (13.29%) Mentoring
13 272 (13.20%) Microservices
14 270 (13.10%) MVC
15 264 (12.81%) Problem-Solving
16 254 (12.32%) SOLID
17 252 (12.23%) MVVM
18 250 (12.13%) CI/CD
19 241 (11.69%) Responsive Web Design
20 239 (11.60%) Design Thinking
Programming Languages
1 1,026 (49.78%) Python
2 905 (43.91%) JavaScript
3 840 (40.76%) SQL
4 620 (30.08%) C#
5 585 (28.38%) Java
6 265 (12.86%) TypeScript
7 141 (6.84%) Go
8 107 (5.19%) Kotlin
9 96 (4.66%) PHP
10 92 (4.46%) PL/SQL
10 92 (4.46%) Scala
11 68 (3.30%) Bash
12 62 (3.01%) C++
13 61 (2.96%) C
14 48 (2.33%) Ruby
15 47 (2.28%) PowerShell
16 29 (1.41%) T-SQL
17 24 (1.16%) Shell Script
17 24 (1.16%) VB
18 23 (1.12%) R
Qualifications
1 446 (21.64%) Security Cleared
2 407 (19.75%) SC Cleared
3 217 (10.53%) Degree
4 113 (5.48%) Computer Science Degree
5 36 (1.75%) Master's Degree
6 22 (1.07%) Oracle Certification
7 15 (0.73%) Azure Certification
8 12 (0.58%) CCNA
8 12 (0.58%) Cisco Certification
9 11 (0.53%) AWS Certification
9 11 (0.53%) DV Cleared
10 5 (0.24%) BPSS Clearance
10 5 (0.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 4 (0.19%) MCSE
11 4 (0.19%) Microsoft Certification
11 4 (0.19%) PhD
12 3 (0.15%) DBS Check
13 2 (0.097%) AWS Certified DevOps Engineer
13 2 (0.097%) AWS Certified Solutions Architect
13 2 (0.097%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (2.47%) QA
2 46 (2.23%) Accessibility
3 30 (1.46%) Data Quality
4 7 (0.34%) MiFID
5 6 (0.29%) Cyber Essentials
5 6 (0.29%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
5 6 (0.29%) GMP
6 5 (0.24%) SLA
7 2 (0.097%) GDPR
8 1 (0.049%) Disclosure Scotland
8 1 (0.049%) ISO 13485
8 1 (0.049%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.049%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 342 (16.59%) Docker
2 48 (2.33%) Active Directory
3 30 (1.46%) Hyper-V
4 16 (0.78%) VMware Infrastructure
5 10 (0.49%) VMware ESXi
6 9 (0.44%) Virtual Machines
7 5 (0.24%) Citrix Hypervisor
8 4 (0.19%) VMware Server
8 4 (0.19%) vSphere
9 3 (0.15%) KVM
9 3 (0.15%) VirtualBox
10 2 (0.097%) Oracle RAC
11 1 (0.049%) Dovecot
11 1 (0.049%) Embedded Firmware
11 1 (0.049%) etcd
11 1 (0.049%) Firmware
11 1 (0.049%) iptables
11 1 (0.049%) Postfix
11 1 (0.049%) vCloud
11 1 (0.049%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 263 (12.76%) Kubernetes
2 177 (8.59%) Terraform
3 135 (6.55%) Ansible
4 42 (2.04%) Grafana
5 22 (1.07%) Puppet
6 17 (0.82%) Prometheus
7 16 (0.78%) Progress Chef
8 14 (0.68%) Kibana
9 10 (0.49%) Packer
10 7 (0.34%) Active Directory Federation Services
10 7 (0.34%) Data Guard
10 7 (0.34%) Foglight
11 6 (0.29%) Red Hat Spacewalk
12 5 (0.24%) Consul
12 5 (0.24%) Failover Clustering
12 5 (0.24%) logstash
12 5 (0.24%) Microsoft Clustering
13 4 (0.19%) Podman
13 4 (0.19%) SCOM
13 4 (0.19%) vMotion
Vendors
1 316 (15.33%) ESRI
2 251 (12.18%) Red Hat
3 248 (12.03%) Oracle
4 240 (11.64%) IBM
5 171 (8.30%) Google
6 116 (5.63%) Microsoft
7 40 (1.94%) SAP
8 33 (1.60%) VMware
9 31 (1.50%) WSO2
10 22 (1.07%) NEC
11 20 (0.97%) Atlassian
12 19 (0.92%) Databricks
12 19 (0.92%) Splunk
13 18 (0.87%) Apple
14 10 (0.49%) Cisco
14 10 (0.49%) Dynatrace
15 9 (0.44%) Sage
16 8 (0.39%) New Relic
16 8 (0.39%) Palo Alto
17 7 (0.34%) SaltStack