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 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
UK
Rank 229 257 327
Rank change year-on-year +28 +70  
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 1201 1316 1005
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.41% 1.28% 0.95%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.61% 4.12% 3.04%
Number of salaries quoted 978 1097 858
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +8.10%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,838 £35,000 £35,000
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 26033 31905 33071
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 30.64% 30.99% 31.30%
Number of salaries quoted 22070 27162 28001
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 24 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 24 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 1143 £52,500 - 190
London +14 577 £60,000 +9.09% 115
South East +72 209 £45,000 +7.14% 26
South West +43 96 £45,000 +5.88% 11
North West +6 80 £44,000 +25.71% 10
City of London +36 75 £65,000 +8.33% 34
Berkshire +55 64 £52,500 +5.00% 8
Manchester 0 63 £44,000 +18.91% 6
East of England +27 53 £55,000 +20.21% 9
Yorkshire +38 50 £33,750 -32.50% 7
West Midlands -71 39 £42,500 -19.04% 6
Scotland +21 36 £45,000 +9.09% 7
West Yorkshire +35 34 £31,500 -37.00% 5
Bristol +2 34 £50,000 - 1
Surrey +60 33 £45,000 - 8
Hampshire +16 33 £48,750 +21.87% 3
Reading +19 32 £52,500 +5.00% 5
Oxfordshire +13 32 £45,000 -10.00% 3
Cambridgeshire +27 29 £55,000 +27.69% 4
Edinburgh +15 25 £41,250 +26.92% 4
East Midlands +5 23 £37,500 -6.25% 4
Devon +10 22 £33,838 -15.40% 2
Brighton +15 20 £34,500 +53.33%
Cambridge +12 20 £55,000 +29.41% 2
East Sussex +4 20 £34,500 +53.33%
Leeds +12 18 £31,500 -37.00% 3
Nottinghamshire +12 16 £40,000 - 2
Buckinghamshire +20 15 £45,000 +12.50%
Bradford +18 15 £40,000 +6.66% 2
Birmingham +20 13 £42,500 -2.85% 1

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 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 (48.07%) MySQL
2 1035 (45.86%) Agile Software Development
3 963 (42.67%) Java
4 938 (41.56%) Linux
5 875 (38.77%) JavaScript
6 843 (37.35%) Python
7 733 (32.48%) SQL
8 581 (25.74%) TDD
9 578 (25.61%) Git (software)
10 573 (25.39%) Oracle
11 556 (24.63%) Amazon AWS
12 507 (22.46%) MongoDB
13 490 (21.71%) HTML
14 489 (21.67%) Continuous Integration
15 474 (21.00%) SQL Server
16 454 (20.12%) CSS
17 448 (19.85%) Relational Database
18 437 (19.36%) PHP
19 430 (19.05%) AngularJS
20 415 (18.39%) Finance
21 394 (17.46%) Software Engineering
22 390 (17.28%) NoSQL
22 390 (17.28%) Scrum
23 377 (16.70%) OO
24 342 (15.15%) DevOps
25 326 (14.44%) Tomcat
26 317 (14.05%) Ruby
27 310 (13.74%) Web Services
28 300 (13.29%) MVC
29 299 (13.25%) Jenkins

PostgreSQL
Top Related 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
1 326 (14.44%) Tomcat
2 278 (12.32%) JBoss
3 265 (11.74%) Elasticsearch
4 233 (10.32%) Apache
5 163 (7.22%) Apache Spark
6 162 (7.18%) WebSphere
7 147 (6.51%) WebLogic
8 133 (5.89%) OpenStack
9 121 (5.36%) Jetty
9 121 (5.36%) nginx
10 105 (4.65%) Apache Solr
11 69 (3.06%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 65 (2.88%) Drupal
13 35 (1.55%) GlassFish
14 33 (1.46%) IIS
15 27 (1.20%) GeoServer
16 26 (1.15%) ArcGIS
17 24 (1.06%) WildFly
18 19 (0.84%) Confluence
19 18 (0.80%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 52 (2.30%) MS Excel
2 7 (0.31%) MS Office
3 6 (0.27%) Weka
4 5 (0.22%) SPSS
5 4 (0.18%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 3 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
6 3 (0.13%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.13%) Photoshop
6 3 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.089%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 26 (1.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 10 (0.44%) Adobe Campaign
2 10 (0.44%) 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 (0.089%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.089%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.089%) SAP ERP
5 2 (0.089%) Shopify
6 1 (0.044%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.044%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 556 (24.63%) Amazon AWS
2 156 (6.91%) Microsoft Azure
3 98 (4.34%) Amazon EC2
4 82 (3.63%) GitHub
5 77 (3.41%) SaaS
6 62 (2.75%) Google Cloud Platform
7 49 (2.17%) Cloud Computing
8 46 (2.04%) Heroku
9 44 (1.95%) Amazon S3
10 34 (1.51%) PaaS
11 33 (1.46%) IaaS
12 21 (0.93%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 21 (0.93%) AWS OpsWorks
13 18 (0.80%) Amazon Kinesis
14 15 (0.66%) Amazon EMR
14 15 (0.66%) AWS CloudFormation
14 15 (0.66%) Google Compute Engine
15 14 (0.62%) DigitalOcean
16 13 (0.58%) Amazon ELB
16 13 (0.58%) Linode
Communications & Networking
1 94 (4.16%) TCP/IP
2 93 (4.12%) HTTP
3 82 (3.63%) Internet
4 58 (2.57%) SAN
5 55 (2.44%) DNS
6 42 (1.86%) Firewall
7 40 (1.77%) LDAP
8 34 (1.51%) SSH
9 30 (1.33%) SNMP
10 27 (1.20%) VPN
11 23 (1.02%) Kerberos
12 20 (0.89%) SSL
13 19 (0.84%) HTTPS
13 19 (0.84%) NAS
13 19 (0.84%) SMTP
14 16 (0.71%) Network Security
15 15 (0.66%) Cisco ASA
16 12 (0.53%) IPv6
16 12 (0.53%) LAN
16 12 (0.53%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1085 (48.07%) MySQL
2 507 (22.46%) MongoDB
3 474 (21.00%) SQL Server
4 448 (19.85%) Relational Database
5 390 (17.28%) NoSQL
6 296 (13.11%) Redis
7 264 (11.70%) Big Data
8 263 (11.65%) Apache Cassandra
9 208 (9.22%) Hadoop
10 201 (8.91%) RDBMS
11 125 (5.54%) Data Warehouse
12 92 (4.08%) Oracle Database
13 90 (3.99%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 82 (3.63%) Amazon Redshift
15 79 (3.50%) Riak
16 75 (3.32%) Couchbase
17 71 (3.15%) Neo4j
17 71 (3.15%) Pentaho
18 62 (2.75%) Oracle Database 11g
19 57 (2.53%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 578 (25.61%) Git (software)
2 299 (13.25%) Jenkins
3 145 (6.42%) JUnit
4 144 (6.38%) Subversion
5 131 (5.80%) Maven
6 129 (5.72%) JIRA
7 93 (4.12%) webpack
8 83 (3.68%) Selenium
9 78 (3.46%) Eclipse
10 73 (3.23%) Talend Open Studio
11 72 (3.19%) Mockito
12 70 (3.10%) Hudson
13 69 (3.06%) gulp
14 68 (3.01%) Vagrant
15 56 (2.48%) Gradle
16 47 (2.08%) Grunt
17 45 (1.99%) Ant
18 43 (1.91%) RSpec
18 43 (1.91%) Sonatype Nexus
19 42 (1.86%) Cucumber
General
1 415 (18.39%) Finance
2 153 (6.78%) Retail
3 140 (6.20%) Banking
4 109 (4.83%) Marketing
5 67 (2.97%) Telecoms
6 60 (2.66%) Advertising
7 51 (2.26%) Games
8 32 (1.42%) Manufacturing
9 27 (1.20%) Electronics
10 19 (0.84%) Billing
11 18 (0.80%) Legal
12 17 (0.75%) Financial Institution
12 17 (0.75%) Publishing
13 15 (0.66%) Back Office
14 14 (0.62%) Investment Banking
15 12 (0.53%) Local Government
16 8 (0.35%) Automotive
17 7 (0.31%) Multimedia
18 4 (0.18%) Front Office
18 4 (0.18%) Law
Job Titles
1 1331 (58.97%) Developer
2 435 (19.27%) Java Developer
3 313 (13.87%) Senior Developer
4 212 (9.39%) Python Developer
5 158 (7.00%) Software Developer
6 154 (6.82%) Software Engineer
7 145 (6.42%) PHP Developer
8 128 (5.67%) Administrator
9 126 (5.58%) Senior Java Developer
10 116 (5.14%) JavaScript Developer
11 112 (4.96%) DBA
12 97 (4.30%) Architect
13 93 (4.12%) Full Stack Developer
14 86 (3.81%) Web Developer
15 78 (3.46%) DevOps Engineer
15 78 (3.46%) Lead Developer
16 72 (3.19%) Linux Engineer
17 71 (3.15%) Systems Administrator
18 68 (3.01%) Java Engineer
18 68 (3.01%) Ruby Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 490 (21.71%) HTML
2 454 (20.12%) CSS
3 430 (19.05%) AngularJS
4 310 (13.74%) Web Services
5 289 (12.80%) Spring
6 282 (12.49%) Node.js
7 259 (11.48%) React
8 236 (10.46%) Django
8 236 (10.46%) jQuery
9 212 (9.39%) REST
10 193 (8.55%) .NET
11 188 (8.33%) HTML5
12 182 (8.06%) RabbitMQ
13 181 (8.02%) RESTful
14 178 (7.89%) Ruby on Rails
15 175 (7.75%) Hibernate
16 166 (7.35%) XML
17 134 (5.94%) Elastic Stack
18 130 (5.76%) Flask
19 123 (5.45%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 216 (9.57%) Computer Science
2 117 (5.18%) Analytical Skills
3 113 (5.01%) Fintech
4 95 (4.21%) User Experience
5 76 (3.37%) Enterprise Software
6 63 (2.79%) Mobile App
7 55 (2.44%) Linux Command Line
8 46 (2.04%) Algorithms
9 40 (1.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 39 (1.73%) Replication
11 36 (1.60%) Data Structures
12 32 (1.42%) Clustering
13 31 (1.37%) Data Centre
13 31 (1.37%) N-Tier
14 25 (1.11%) Client/Server
15 22 (0.97%) Blog
15 22 (0.97%) Private Cloud
16 21 (0.93%) Management Information System
17 20 (0.89%) BBC
18 18 (0.80%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 938 (41.56%) Linux
2 198 (8.77%) Windows
3 161 (7.13%) Unix
4 131 (5.80%) Android
5 115 (5.10%) Apple iOS
6 109 (4.83%) Ubuntu
7 85 (3.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 75 (3.32%) CentOS
9 61 (2.70%) Windows Server
10 47 (2.08%) Debian
11 27 (1.20%) Windows Server 2012
12 23 (1.02%) Mac OS X
12 23 (1.02%) Solaris
13 21 (0.93%) Windows Server 2008
14 10 (0.44%) Windows Server 2003
15 7 (0.31%) CoreOS
16 6 (0.27%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
16 6 (0.27%) Windows 7
17 3 (0.13%) VMS
18 2 (0.089%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 1035 (45.86%) Agile Software Development
2 581 (25.74%) TDD
3 489 (21.67%) Continuous Integration
4 394 (17.46%) Software Engineering
5 390 (17.28%) Scrum
6 377 (16.70%) OO
7 342 (15.15%) DevOps
8 300 (13.29%) MVC
9 275 (12.18%) Web Development
10 261 (11.56%) Microservices
11 243 (10.77%) Open Source
12 234 (10.37%) Mentoring
13 204 (9.04%) Kanban
14 199 (8.82%) Analytics
15 188 (8.33%) SOA
16 178 (7.89%) Unit Testing
17 174 (7.71%) Business Intelligence
18 171 (7.58%) BDD
19 162 (7.18%) ETL
20 137 (6.07%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 963 (42.67%) Java
2 875 (38.77%) JavaScript
3 843 (37.35%) Python
4 733 (32.48%) SQL
5 437 (19.36%) PHP
6 317 (14.05%) Ruby
7 230 (10.19%) Go
8 219 (9.70%) Perl
9 217 (9.61%) C#
10 213 (9.44%) Bash Shell
11 200 (8.86%) Scala
12 117 (5.18%) C++
13 110 (4.87%) Shell Script
14 76 (3.37%) ES6
15 64 (2.84%) Groovy
16 60 (2.66%) PL/SQL
17 47 (2.08%) C
18 43 (1.91%) T-SQL
18 43 (1.91%) TypeScript
19 30 (1.33%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 259 (11.48%) Degree
2 49 (2.17%) Security Cleared
3 36 (1.60%) SC Cleared
4 24 (1.06%) Oracle Certification
5 19 (0.84%) PhD
6 18 (0.80%) Microsoft Certification
7 14 (0.62%) OCP
8 13 (0.58%) RHCE
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 (0.089%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 80 (3.54%) QA
2 29 (1.28%) Data Quality
3 10 (0.44%) SLA
4 7 (0.31%) GCP
4 7 (0.31%) PCI DSS
5 6 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (0.18%) PMO
7 1 (0.044%) DICOM
7 1 (0.044%) HL7
System Software
1 229 (10.15%) Docker
2 64 (2.84%) Varnish
3 60 (2.66%) VMware Infrastructure
4 37 (1.64%) Active Directory
5 32 (1.42%) iptables
6 30 (1.33%) Hyper-V
7 24 (1.06%) HDFS
8 23 (1.02%) Samba
9 21 (0.93%) vSphere
10 20 (0.89%) Virtual Machines
11 19 (0.84%) Firmware
11 19 (0.84%) Squid
12 16 (0.71%) Job Entry Subsystem
12 16 (0.71%) NFS
12 16 (0.71%) VirtualBox
13 15 (0.66%) Virtual Servers
14 14 (0.62%) Apache ZooKeeper
14 14 (0.62%) LXC
15 13 (0.58%) Xen
16 12 (0.53%) KVM
Systems Management
1 283 (12.54%) Puppet
2 202 (8.95%) Ansible
3 192 (8.51%) Opscode Chef
4 117 (5.18%) Kibana
5 95 (4.21%) Kubernetes
6 89 (3.94%) Salt
7 88 (3.90%) logstash
8 63 (2.79%) Nagios
9 25 (1.11%) HAProxy
10 21 (0.93%) ZABBIX
11 20 (0.89%) Terraform
12 18 (0.80%) Cacti
13 17 (0.75%) Oracle RMAN
13 17 (0.75%) Oracle ZFS
13 17 (0.75%) Red Hat Satellite
14 16 (0.71%) HP Data Protector
14 16 (0.71%) NetBackup
15 11 (0.49%) Capistrano
15 11 (0.49%) Data Guard
16 8 (0.35%) Graphite
Vendors
1 573 (25.39%) Oracle
2 124 (5.49%) Google
3 113 (5.01%) VMware
4 109 (4.83%) Red Hat
5 84 (3.72%) Microsoft
6 73 (3.23%) Talend
7 64 (2.84%) Informatica
8 59 (2.61%) Zend
9 57 (2.53%) SAP
9 57 (2.53%) Splunk
10 49 (2.17%) Salesforce.com
11 36 (1.60%) Tableau
12 33 (1.46%) BMC
12 33 (1.46%) HP
12 33 (1.46%) New Relic
13 31 (1.37%) Cognos
14 28 (1.24%) Altova
14 28 (1.24%) Cisco
14 28 (1.24%) ILOG
15 27 (1.20%) Sybase
London
Freshtechit
Salary: From £30,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Itecco
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000-40,000
Posted: 19 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Itecco
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
BJSS Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum Pension, Life assurance, Training
Posted: 14 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
The North Starr
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
The North Starr
Salary: £65000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Software Personnel International Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
North London
Reco Ltd
Salary: £50,000 - £70,000 + great benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oxbridge Answers
Salary: 80000 + Bonus
Posted: 19 hours ago
Central London / West End
Oxbridge Answers
Salary: 80000 + Bonus
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Intelletec
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Computer People
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + package
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
ISL
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Remote Work(UK Only)
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
blu digital
Salary: Attractive Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55,000-65,000
Posted: 11 hours ago
West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bens + Bonus to 10%
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to 33k
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: to 60,000 + bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Tiro Partners
Salary: £65000 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + package
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum 27 days holiday + home / flexible wo
Posted: 16 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £34000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Salt
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: to £45,000 + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago