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 29 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PostgreSQL (Postgres)
UK
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 249 267 305
Rank change year-on-year +18 +38  
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 1196 1209 1169
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.34% 1.23% 1.05%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.37% 4.12% 3.22%
Number of salaries quoted 995 1010 1012
Median salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.54% +10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £27,525
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

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 27359 29314 36301
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 30.76% 29.89% 32.67%
Number of salaries quoted 53088 57092 72399
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £31,250 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £76,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

PostgreSQL
Job Vacancy Trend

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

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 29 June 2017.

Salary histogram for PostgreSQL in the UK

PostgreSQL
Top 10 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 29 June 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 +8 1114 £55,000 - 178
London +4 640 £60,000 - 99
UK excluding London +16 532 £45,000 - 88
South East +54 196 £50,000 +5.26% 22
North of England -21 107 £37,250 -12.35% 25
South West +28 68 £37,500 -11.76% 12
Midlands -22 58 £48,500 -5.36% 17
East of England -31 49 £43,750 -2.23% 3
Scotland +28 48 £47,500 -9.52% 6
Wales +12 14 £36,116 -15.02% 1

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 1091 (45.27%) MySQL
2 1046 (43.40%) Agile Software Development
3 1001 (41.54%) Java
4 985 (40.87%) Linux
5 902 (37.43%) JavaScript
6 867 (35.98%) SQL
7 843 (34.98%) Python
8 672 (27.88%) Amazon AWS
9 621 (25.77%) Oracle
10 580 (24.07%) Git (software)
11 575 (23.86%) SQL Server
12 556 (23.07%) TDD
13 548 (22.74%) Continuous Integration
14 528 (21.91%) HTML
15 500 (20.75%) MongoDB
16 484 (20.08%) CSS
17 480 (19.92%) Relational Database
18 441 (18.30%) PHP
19 430 (17.84%) DevOps
20 416 (17.26%) Software Engineering
21 414 (17.18%) NoSQL
22 389 (16.14%) Finance
23 384 (15.93%) Web Services
24 364 (15.10%) Scrum
25 362 (15.02%) Tomcat
26 356 (14.77%) Ruby
27 341 (14.15%) AngularJS
28 334 (13.86%) Open Source
29 333 (13.82%) Spring
30 328 (13.61%) Jenkins

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
1 362 (15.02%) Tomcat
2 298 (12.37%) Apache
3 244 (10.12%) Elasticsearch
4 221 (9.17%) JBoss
5 166 (6.89%) Apache Spark
6 150 (6.22%) WebLogic
7 134 (5.56%) OpenStack
8 132 (5.48%) nginx
9 128 (5.31%) WebSphere
10 101 (4.19%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 90 (3.73%) Apache Solr
12 84 (3.49%) Jetty
13 55 (2.28%) Drupal
14 46 (1.91%) IIS
15 38 (1.58%) GlassFish
16 37 (1.54%) Confluence
17 26 (1.08%) ArcGIS
17 26 (1.08%) WebSphere Application Server
18 24 (1.00%) uWSGI
18 24 (1.00%) WildFly
Applications
1 28 (1.16%) Microsoft Excel
2 15 (0.62%) Microsoft Office
3 7 (0.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 6 (0.25%) SPSS
5 5 (0.21%) Adobe Illustrator
5 5 (0.21%) Weka
6 2 (0.083%) HipChat
6 2 (0.083%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 46 (1.91%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 30 (1.24%) Adobe Campaign
2 30 (1.24%) Eloqua
3 8 (0.33%) Revive Adserver
4 7 (0.29%) Odoo
5 5 (0.21%) NetSuite
6 4 (0.17%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 3 (0.12%) Magento
7 3 (0.12%) Primavera
8 2 (0.083%) Oracle EBS
8 2 (0.083%) SAP ERP
9 1 (0.041%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 672 (27.88%) Amazon AWS
2 180 (7.47%) Microsoft Azure
3 124 (5.15%) Amazon EC2
4 105 (4.36%) GitHub
5 82 (3.40%) Google Cloud Platform
6 71 (2.95%) SaaS
7 55 (2.28%) Amazon S3
8 46 (1.91%) Cloud Computing
9 39 (1.62%) IaaS
10 36 (1.49%) Heroku
11 35 (1.45%) Amazon EMR
11 35 (1.45%) AWS OpsWorks
11 35 (1.45%) PaaS
12 26 (1.08%) AWS CloudFormation
13 23 (0.95%) DigitalOcean
14 22 (0.91%) Amazon ELB
15 21 (0.87%) Amazon Kinesis
16 18 (0.75%) Amazon SQS
17 16 (0.66%) Loggly
18 15 (0.62%) Linode
Communications & Networking
1 110 (4.56%) HTTP
2 100 (4.15%) TCP/IP
3 91 (3.78%) Internet
4 64 (2.66%) DNS
4 64 (2.66%) Firewall
5 34 (1.41%) SSH
6 31 (1.29%) LDAP
7 29 (1.20%) Network Security
7 29 (1.20%) VPN
8 28 (1.16%) SAN
9 24 (1.00%) SNMP
10 16 (0.66%) HTTPS
10 16 (0.66%) SSL
11 13 (0.54%) Cisco ASA
11 13 (0.54%) SMTP
12 12 (0.50%) IPv6
12 12 (0.50%) VLAN
13 11 (0.46%) Kerberos
14 10 (0.41%) IPsec
14 10 (0.41%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1091 (45.27%) MySQL
2 575 (23.86%) SQL Server
3 500 (20.75%) MongoDB
4 480 (19.92%) Relational Database
5 414 (17.18%) NoSQL
6 255 (10.58%) Apache Cassandra
7 233 (9.67%) RDBMS
8 222 (9.21%) Redis
9 216 (8.96%) Hadoop
10 200 (8.30%) Big Data
11 146 (6.06%) Data Warehouse
12 106 (4.40%) Amazon RDS
13 97 (4.02%) Amazon Redshift
14 90 (3.73%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 88 (3.65%) Blockchain
16 63 (2.61%) Couchbase
17 61 (2.53%) Oracle Database
18 58 (2.41%) Riak
19 53 (2.20%) SQL Server 2008
20 52 (2.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 580 (24.07%) Git (software)
2 328 (13.61%) Jenkins
3 202 (8.38%) JUnit
4 187 (7.76%) Subversion
5 176 (7.30%) Maven
6 143 (5.93%) JIRA
7 106 (4.40%) Selenium
8 90 (3.73%) Mockito
9 88 (3.65%) webpack
10 81 (3.36%) Eclipse
11 71 (2.95%) Vagrant
12 68 (2.82%) Gradle
13 62 (2.57%) Cucumber
14 60 (2.49%) Sonatype Nexus
15 58 (2.41%) RSpec
16 57 (2.37%) Hudson
17 53 (2.20%) gulp
18 49 (2.03%) Ant
18 49 (2.03%) Talend Open Studio
19 48 (1.99%) Bitbucket
General
1 389 (16.14%) Finance
2 174 (7.22%) Marketing
3 142 (5.89%) Retail
4 108 (4.48%) Banking
5 77 (3.20%) Telecoms
6 55 (2.28%) Manufacturing
7 51 (2.12%) Legal
8 47 (1.95%) Games
9 44 (1.83%) Electronics
10 43 (1.78%) Advertising
11 41 (1.70%) Publishing
12 30 (1.24%) Billing
13 24 (1.00%) Retail Banking
14 22 (0.91%) Investment Banking
15 18 (0.75%) Financial Institution
16 12 (0.50%) Law
17 10 (0.41%) Local Government
18 9 (0.37%) Automotive
18 9 (0.37%) Front Office
19 5 (0.21%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 1364 (56.60%) Developer
2 425 (17.63%) Java Developer
3 348 (14.44%) Senior Developer
4 195 (8.09%) Python Developer
5 172 (7.14%) Software Engineer
6 154 (6.39%) PHP Developer
7 146 (6.06%) Software Developer
8 137 (5.68%) JavaScript Developer
9 130 (5.39%) Architect
10 125 (5.19%) Senior Java Developer
11 122 (5.06%) DevOps Engineer
12 111 (4.61%) DBA
13 102 (4.23%) Administrator
14 100 (4.15%) Full Stack Developer
15 93 (3.86%) Linux Engineer
16 75 (3.11%) Web Developer
17 71 (2.95%) SQL Developer
18 70 (2.90%) C# Developer
19 66 (2.74%) Data Engineer
20 65 (2.70%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 528 (21.91%) HTML
2 484 (20.08%) CSS
3 384 (15.93%) Web Services
4 341 (14.15%) AngularJS
5 333 (13.82%) Spring
6 324 (13.44%) .NET
7 294 (12.20%) Node.js
8 264 (10.95%) XML
9 237 (9.83%) jQuery
9 237 (9.83%) REST
10 226 (9.38%) React
11 217 (9.00%) Hibernate
12 216 (8.96%) Django
13 213 (8.84%) RESTful
14 191 (7.93%) RabbitMQ
15 179 (7.43%) Ruby on Rails
16 157 (6.51%) HTML5
17 154 (6.39%) SOAP
18 148 (6.14%) J2EE
19 138 (5.73%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 238 (9.88%) Computer Science
2 130 (5.39%) Fintech
3 111 (4.61%) Analytical Skills
4 106 (4.40%) User Experience
5 100 (4.15%) Greenfield Project
6 94 (3.90%) Enterprise Software
7 74 (3.07%) Mobile App
8 56 (2.32%) Linux Command Line
9 47 (1.95%) Algorithms
9 47 (1.95%) N-Tier
10 41 (1.70%) Replication
11 37 (1.54%) Data Structures
12 35 (1.45%) Blog
13 28 (1.16%) Management Information System
14 27 (1.12%) Clustering
14 27 (1.12%) Data Centre
15 23 (0.95%) NHS
16 22 (0.91%) Private Cloud
17 20 (0.83%) Public Cloud
18 18 (0.75%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 985 (40.87%) Linux
2 281 (11.66%) Windows
3 211 (8.76%) Unix
4 115 (4.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 110 (4.56%) Ubuntu
6 101 (4.19%) Android
7 100 (4.15%) CentOS
8 87 (3.61%) Apple iOS
9 79 (3.28%) Debian
10 73 (3.03%) Windows Server
11 24 (1.00%) Windows Server 2012
12 23 (0.95%) Mac OS X
13 19 (0.79%) Solaris
14 18 (0.75%) Windows Server 2008
15 11 (0.46%) AIX
16 7 (0.29%) Mac OS
17 6 (0.25%) CoreOS
18 5 (0.21%) HPUX
18 5 (0.21%) VMS
19 4 (0.17%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1046 (43.40%) Agile Software Development
2 556 (23.07%) TDD
3 548 (22.74%) Continuous Integration
4 430 (17.84%) DevOps
5 416 (17.26%) Software Engineering
6 364 (15.10%) Scrum
7 334 (13.86%) Open Source
8 316 (13.11%) MVC
9 300 (12.45%) Microservices
10 277 (11.49%) OO
11 244 (10.12%) Web Development
12 239 (9.92%) Analytics
13 228 (9.46%) Business Intelligence
14 227 (9.42%) Mentoring
15 202 (8.38%) Test Automation
16 195 (8.09%) SOA
17 190 (7.88%) Kanban
18 185 (7.68%) Unit Testing
19 169 (7.01%) BDD
20 147 (6.10%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 1001 (41.54%) Java
2 902 (37.43%) JavaScript
3 867 (35.98%) SQL
4 843 (34.98%) Python
5 441 (18.30%) PHP
6 356 (14.77%) Ruby
7 249 (10.33%) C#
8 223 (9.25%) Bash Shell
9 220 (9.13%) Scala
10 219 (9.09%) Perl
11 183 (7.59%) Go
12 135 (5.60%) C++
13 84 (3.49%) Shell Script
14 72 (2.99%) ES6
15 67 (2.78%) PL/SQL
16 62 (2.57%) T-SQL
17 56 (2.32%) Groovy
18 49 (2.03%) CoffeeScript
19 40 (1.66%) C
20 35 (1.45%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 288 (11.95%) Degree
2 129 (5.35%) Computer Science Degree
3 70 (2.90%) Security Cleared
4 63 (2.61%) SC Cleared
5 31 (1.29%) Master's Degree
6 26 (1.08%) Cisco Certification
7 25 (1.04%) PhD
8 17 (0.71%) CCNA
9 16 (0.66%) RHCE
10 12 (0.50%) CISSP
11 11 (0.46%) CCNP
11 11 (0.46%) Microsoft Certification
11 11 (0.46%) RHCSA
12 10 (0.41%) Numerate Degree
13 9 (0.37%) AWS Certification
14 7 (0.29%) Postgraduate
15 6 (0.25%) CCIE
15 6 (0.25%) RHCA
16 5 (0.21%) Sun Certification
17 4 (0.17%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 90 (3.73%) QA
2 44 (1.83%) Data Quality
3 14 (0.58%) PCI DSS
4 11 (0.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 9 (0.37%) GCP
5 9 (0.37%) SLA
6 6 (0.25%) HL7
7 4 (0.17%) PMO
8 3 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 1 (0.041%) Actionable Recommendations
9 1 (0.041%) DICOM
System Software
1 310 (12.86%) Docker
2 58 (2.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 48 (1.99%) Active Directory
4 29 (1.20%) Varnish
5 26 (1.08%) Hyper-V
5 26 (1.08%) iptables
6 25 (1.04%) Xen
7 22 (0.91%) Virtual Machines
8 19 (0.79%) KVM
8 19 (0.79%) LXC
9 16 (0.66%) NFS
10 15 (0.62%) Virtual Servers
10 15 (0.62%) vSphere
11 13 (0.54%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 13 (0.54%) HDFS
11 13 (0.54%) Samba
12 11 (0.46%) Dovecot
13 10 (0.41%) Shibboleth
13 10 (0.41%) Squid
14 8 (0.33%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 285 (11.83%) Puppet
2 257 (10.66%) Ansible
3 186 (7.72%) Opscode Chef
4 115 (4.77%) Kubernetes
5 87 (3.61%) Kibana
6 78 (3.24%) logstash
7 72 (2.99%) Nagios
8 59 (2.45%) Salt
9 55 (2.28%) Terraform
10 42 (1.74%) ZABBIX
11 29 (1.20%) HAProxy
12 25 (1.04%) Grafana
13 22 (0.91%) Graphite
14 18 (0.75%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
15 14 (0.58%) CFEngine
15 14 (0.58%) Packer
16 11 (0.46%) Cacti
17 10 (0.41%) Oracle ZFS
18 9 (0.37%) Consul
18 9 (0.37%) Graylog
Vendors
1 621 (25.77%) Oracle
2 150 (6.22%) Microsoft
3 136 (5.64%) Google
4 109 (4.52%) Red Hat
4 109 (4.52%) VMware
5 81 (3.36%) Tableau
6 57 (2.37%) SAP
7 55 (2.28%) Cognizant
8 49 (2.03%) Talend
9 47 (1.95%) Zend
10 45 (1.87%) Informatica
11 42 (1.74%) Splunk
12 39 (1.62%) New Relic
13 37 (1.54%) Adobe
14 34 (1.41%) TIBCO
15 31 (1.29%) Salesforce.com
15 31 (1.29%) SaltStack
16 30 (1.24%) Cognos
16 30 (1.24%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
17 27 (1.12%) Cisco
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to 60k plus benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Revolution Technology
Salary: From £65,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Southam, Warwickshire
Scholastic
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £85000 per annum + Competitive package
Posted: 14 hours ago
West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Bens + Bonus to 10%
Posted: 21 hours ago
Radlett, Hertfordshire
Venturi
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum + bens
Posted: 23 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Parham Consulting
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum plus bonus, benefits and superb pension (12% n
Posted: 10 hours ago
Londonderry, County Londonderry
Searchability
Salary: £45000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Searchability
Salary: £70000 - £110000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Coded People
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Lisburn, County Antrim
Cloudscope
Salary: £30k - 45k per year + Relocation Package
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus, private medical and more
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Networkers
Salary: £60000 - £74000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum plus a range of benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum Bonus and benefits package
Posted: 23 hours ago
Exeter, Devon
set2recruit
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum DOE + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £70000 per annum + Exceptional Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 13 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Ventula Consulting Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Salary: excellent benefits and bonus!
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday