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The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with an option to work from home (WFH) and a requirement for PostgreSQL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited PostgreSQL over the 6 months to 4 July 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PostgreSQL (Postgres)
UK > Work from Home
6 months to
4 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 55 79 102
Rank change year-on-year +24 +23 +16
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 4,794 1,593 274
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 6.01% 4.24% 3.07%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 20.10% 13.76% 10.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1,357 881 218
10th Percentile £42,500 £36,750 £40,000
25th Percentile £53,750 £45,500 £50,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £62,500 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +16.00% +4.17% -
75th Percentile £87,500 £78,750 £75,938
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £85,000
UK median annual salary £72,500 £65,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +11.54% - +18.18%

PostgreSQL is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a WFH option and a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Work from Home
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 23,848 11,579 2,589
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 29.89% 30.79% 28.98%
Number of salaries quoted 11,335 8,755 2,207
10th Percentile £37,491 £33,750 £35,000
25th Percentile £45,000 £41,250 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% - -
75th Percentile £80,000 £72,500 £72,500
90th Percentile £93,750 £87,500 £85,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +10.00%

PostgreSQL
Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

Job vacancies with a work from home option citing PostgreSQL as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

PostgreSQL trend for jobs with a WFH option

PostgreSQL
Salary Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

3-month moving average salary quoted in job vacancies with a work from home option citing PostgreSQL.

PostgreSQL salary trend for jobs with a WFH option

PostgreSQL
Salary Histogram for Jobs with a WFH Option

Salary distribution for jobs with a work from home option citing PostgreSQL over the 6 months to 4 July 2022.

PostgreSQL salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

For the 6 months to 4 July 2022, PostgreSQL job roles required the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent jobs with a WFH option and a requirement for PostgreSQL.

1 2,462 (51.36%) AWS
2 2,053 (42.82%) Python
3 1,933 (40.32%) Docker
4 1,931 (40.28%) Software Engineering
5 1,921 (40.07%) React
6 1,911 (39.86%) Agile
7 1,884 (39.30%) JavaScript
8 1,787 (37.28%) Kubernetes
9 1,653 (34.48%) SQL
10 1,466 (30.58%) Java
11 1,428 (29.79%) CI/CD
12 1,382 (28.83%) Node.js
13 1,301 (27.14%) TypeScript
14 1,255 (26.18%) Full Stack Development
15 1,247 (26.01%) Git (software)
16 1,188 (24.78%) DevOps
17 1,103 (23.01%) Social Skills
18 1,068 (22.28%) MySQL
19 1,037 (21.63%) Microservices
20 1,006 (20.98%) Finance
21 956 (19.94%) Kafka
22 904 (18.86%) Redis
23 816 (17.02%) Test Automation
24 812 (16.94%) GitHub
25 809 (16.88%) Linux
26 791 (16.50%) CSS
27 790 (16.48%) GraphQL
28 775 (16.17%) Ruby
29 757 (15.79%) Relational Database
30 746 (15.56%) Azure

PostgreSQL
Co-occurring IT Skills with a WFH Option 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
1 198 (4.13%) Apache Solr
2 177 (3.69%) Apache Airflow
3 155 (3.23%) Apache
4 127 (2.65%) GeoServer
5 108 (2.25%) Apache Spark
6 101 (2.11%) Jupyter
7 99 (2.07%) Confluence
8 72 (1.50%) CMS
9 63 (1.31%) WordPress
10 55 (1.15%) nginx
11 54 (1.13%) Ethereum
12 40 (0.83%) Tomcat
13 39 (0.81%) Drupal
14 30 (0.63%) Gunicorn
15 26 (0.54%) JBoss
16 24 (0.50%) IIS
16 24 (0.50%) Luigi
17 19 (0.40%) OpenZeppelin
18 18 (0.38%) Cloud Foundry
19 17 (0.35%) WildFly
Applications
1 39 (0.81%) Microsoft Excel
2 22 (0.46%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 20 (0.42%) MS Visio
4 16 (0.33%) Microsoft Office
5 7 (0.15%) LaTeX
6 6 (0.13%) SketchUp
7 5 (0.10%) CPLEX
7 5 (0.10%) InVision
7 5 (0.10%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (0.042%) AutoCAD
8 2 (0.042%) Chatbot
8 2 (0.042%) MicroStation
9 1 (0.021%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 66 (1.38%) Shopify
2 12 (0.25%) Distributed Ledger
3 6 (0.13%) Oracle Applications
4 5 (0.10%) Dynamics CRM
4 5 (0.10%) Payment Gateway
5 4 (0.083%) R3 Corda
6 3 (0.063%) HiPortfolio
7 1 (0.021%) Odoo
7 1 (0.021%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.021%) Oracle EBS R12
7 1 (0.021%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 2,462 (51.36%) AWS
2 812 (16.94%) GitHub
3 746 (15.56%) Azure
4 672 (14.02%) GCP
5 583 (12.16%) Serverless
6 445 (9.28%) Amazon S3
7 394 (8.22%) AWS Lambda
8 391 (8.16%) SaaS
9 296 (6.17%) Heroku
10 244 (5.09%) Slack
11 223 (4.65%) Amazon SQS
12 203 (4.23%) AWS CloudFormation
13 202 (4.21%) GitHub Actions
14 201 (4.19%) Amazon EC2
15 197 (4.11%) Amazon ECS
16 152 (3.17%) Datadog
17 120 (2.50%) Azure DevOps
18 96 (2.00%) Cloudflare
19 87 (1.81%) Power Platform
20 84 (1.75%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 250 (5.21%) HTTP
2 99 (2.07%) Internet
3 84 (1.75%) DNS
4 48 (1.00%) Firewall
5 44 (0.92%) TCP/IP
6 32 (0.67%) SSL
7 22 (0.46%) VPN
8 19 (0.40%) VLAN
9 17 (0.35%) DHCP
9 17 (0.35%) WAN
10 13 (0.27%) FTP
10 13 (0.27%) LAN
10 13 (0.27%) SMTP
11 12 (0.25%) Skype
12 10 (0.21%) AMQP
12 10 (0.21%) Intranet
13 8 (0.17%) Asterisk PBX
13 8 (0.17%) HTTPS
14 7 (0.15%) Network Security
14 7 (0.15%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,068 (22.28%) MySQL
2 904 (18.86%) Redis
3 757 (15.79%) Relational Database
4 511 (10.66%) MongoDB
5 475 (9.91%) Elasticsearch
6 423 (8.82%) NoSQL
7 414 (8.64%) SQL Server
8 364 (7.59%) Big Data
9 307 (6.40%) DynamoDB
10 286 (5.97%) Amazon RDS
11 269 (5.61%) Amazon Aurora
12 226 (4.71%) Data Warehouse
13 182 (3.80%) RDBMS
14 180 (3.75%) GIS
15 170 (3.55%) Amazon Redshift
16 131 (2.73%) QGIS
17 102 (2.13%) Hadoop
18 97 (2.02%) Apache Cassandra
19 90 (1.88%) Neo4j
20 88 (1.84%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 1,247 (26.01%) Git (software)
2 697 (14.54%) Jenkins
3 381 (7.95%) JIRA
4 269 (5.61%) Cypress.io
4 269 (5.61%) GitLab
5 220 (4.59%) CircleCI
6 206 (4.30%) webpack
7 161 (3.36%) Babel
8 145 (3.02%) JUnit
9 125 (2.61%) RSpec
10 118 (2.46%) Bitbucket
10 118 (2.46%) Selenium
11 76 (1.59%) Postman
12 66 (1.38%) Mockito
13 63 (1.31%) git-flow
14 59 (1.23%) Maven
15 51 (1.06%) Cucumber
16 29 (0.60%) TeamCity
17 27 (0.56%) Appium
18 26 (0.54%) TestNG
General
1 1,103 (23.01%) Social Skills
2 1,006 (20.98%) Finance
3 500 (10.43%) Retail
4 437 (9.12%) Analytical Skills
5 302 (6.30%) Banking
6 268 (5.59%) Marketing
7 260 (5.42%) Games
8 172 (3.59%) Automotive
9 148 (3.09%) Inclusion and Diversity
10 121 (2.52%) Public Sector
11 119 (2.48%) Law
12 83 (1.73%) Publishing
13 73 (1.52%) Legal
14 71 (1.48%) Advertising
15 67 (1.40%) Pharmaceutical
16 62 (1.29%) Billing
17 59 (1.23%) Organisational Skills
18 44 (0.92%) Presentation Skills
19 37 (0.77%) Financial Institution
19 37 (0.77%) Tech for Good
Job Titles
1 1,573 (32.81%) Developer
2 1,398 (29.16%) Software Engineer
3 535 (11.16%) Senior Software Engineer
4 518 (10.81%) Senior Developer
5 403 (8.41%) Java Developer
6 310 (6.47%) Data Engineer
7 263 (5.49%) Full Stack Developer
8 242 (5.05%) DevOps Engineer
9 237 (4.94%) Backend Developer
10 222 (4.63%) Java Engineer
11 177 (3.69%) Senior Java Developer
12 160 (3.34%) Python Developer
13 145 (3.02%) Java Software Engineer
14 124 (2.59%) Geospatial Engineer
15 122 (2.54%) Python Engineer
15 122 (2.54%) Senior Java Engineer
16 101 (2.11%) React Developer
17 97 (2.02%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
17 97 (2.02%) Senior Data Engineer
18 93 (1.94%) Lead Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,921 (40.07%) React
2 1,382 (28.83%) Node.js
3 956 (19.94%) Kafka
4 791 (16.50%) CSS
5 790 (16.48%) GraphQL
6 745 (15.54%) REST
7 658 (13.73%) Spring
8 558 (11.64%) Ruby on Rails
9 492 (10.26%) AngularJS
10 472 (9.85%) RESTful
11 462 (9.64%) HTML
12 427 (8.91%) Vue.js
13 424 (8.84%) Django
14 400 (8.34%) React Native
15 364 (7.59%) Spring Boot
16 347 (7.24%) RabbitMQ
17 339 (7.07%) .NET
18 303 (6.32%) Jest
19 185 (3.86%) .NET Core
20 179 (3.73%) Express
Miscellaneous
1 478 (9.97%) User Experience
2 335 (6.99%) Mobile App
3 282 (5.88%) Cloud Native
4 231 (4.82%) Virtual Team
5 224 (4.67%) Social Media
6 204 (4.26%) Algorithms
7 173 (3.61%) Self-Motivation
8 170 (3.55%) Greenfield Project
9 156 (3.25%) Blockchain
10 128 (2.67%) NHS
11 109 (2.27%) Blog
12 93 (1.94%) Mobile Payment
13 89 (1.86%) Management Information System
14 84 (1.75%) Legacy Systems
14 84 (1.75%) Sports Betting
15 81 (1.69%) Data Structures
16 75 (1.56%) Public Cloud
17 71 (1.48%) Enterprise Software
18 61 (1.27%) FMCG
18 61 (1.27%) IoT
Operating Systems
1 809 (16.88%) Linux
2 213 (4.44%) Windows
3 176 (3.67%) Ubuntu
4 173 (3.61%) Android
5 167 (3.48%) Apple iOS
6 154 (3.21%) Unix
7 44 (0.92%) CentOS
8 33 (0.69%) Mac OS
9 25 (0.52%) Windows Server
10 16 (0.33%) Solaris
11 12 (0.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 10 (0.21%) Alpine Linux
12 10 (0.21%) Debian
13 5 (0.10%) VMS
13 5 (0.10%) Windows Server 2016
14 3 (0.063%) Windows 10
14 3 (0.063%) Windows Server 2012
14 3 (0.063%) Windows Server 2019
15 2 (0.042%) DC/OS
15 2 (0.042%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,931 (40.28%) Software Engineering
2 1,911 (39.86%) Agile
3 1,428 (29.79%) CI/CD
4 1,255 (26.18%) Full Stack Development
5 1,188 (24.78%) DevOps
6 1,037 (21.63%) Microservices
7 816 (17.02%) Test Automation
8 634 (13.22%) TDD
9 618 (12.89%) Problem-Solving
10 601 (12.54%) Scrum
11 600 (12.52%) Data Science
12 523 (10.91%) Analytics
13 511 (10.66%) Open Source
14 486 (10.14%) Machine Learning
15 482 (10.05%) Computer Science
16 431 (8.99%) Continuous Integration
17 404 (8.43%) Mentoring
18 384 (8.01%) Data Engineering
19 374 (7.80%) Coaching
20 321 (6.70%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2,053 (42.82%) Python
2 1,884 (39.30%) JavaScript
3 1,653 (34.48%) SQL
4 1,466 (30.58%) Java
5 1,301 (27.14%) TypeScript
6 775 (16.17%) Ruby
7 447 (9.32%) Go
8 408 (8.51%) Kotlin
9 348 (7.26%) C#
10 237 (4.94%) PHP
11 200 (4.17%) ES6
12 195 (4.07%) C
13 164 (3.42%) Rust
14 163 (3.40%) Bash
15 148 (3.09%) C++
16 105 (2.19%) Scala
17 79 (1.65%) Elixir
18 71 (1.48%) PowerShell
19 68 (1.42%) Elm
20 65 (1.36%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 503 (10.49%) Degree
2 260 (5.42%) Computer Science Degree
3 178 (3.71%) Security Cleared
4 162 (3.38%) SC Cleared
5 36 (0.75%) Master's Degree
6 20 (0.42%) AWS Certification
7 17 (0.35%) PhD
8 10 (0.21%) DBS Check
8 10 (0.21%) DV Cleared
9 9 (0.19%) Microsoft Certification
10 8 (0.17%) IBM Certification
10 8 (0.17%) ISTQB
11 6 (0.13%) ISEB
12 5 (0.10%) MCSE
12 5 (0.10%) PMI Certification
12 5 (0.10%) Sun Certification
13 4 (0.083%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 3 (0.063%) CISM
14 3 (0.063%) CISSP
14 3 (0.063%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 479 (9.99%) QA
2 62 (1.29%) Data Quality
3 45 (0.94%) Accessibility
4 25 (0.52%) GDPR
5 15 (0.31%) ISO 9001
6 14 (0.29%) SOC 2
7 11 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 11 (0.23%) SLA
8 8 (0.17%) NIST
9 7 (0.15%) HL7
10 6 (0.13%) FedRAMP
11 4 (0.083%) ISO 9000
12 3 (0.063%) PCI DSS
13 2 (0.042%) Cyber Essentials
13 2 (0.042%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
14 1 (0.021%) CDISC
14 1 (0.021%) HIPAA
14 1 (0.021%) PMO
System Software
1 1,933 (40.32%) Docker
2 60 (1.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 52 (1.08%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 42 (0.88%) Active Directory
5 19 (0.40%) KVM
6 18 (0.38%) Virtual Machines
7 17 (0.35%) Xen
8 10 (0.21%) GridGain
8 10 (0.21%) iptables
9 9 (0.19%) Varnish
10 8 (0.17%) vSphere
11 7 (0.15%) Citrix Hypervisor
12 6 (0.13%) Hyper-V
13 5 (0.10%) etcd
13 5 (0.10%) Virtual Servers
14 3 (0.063%) Apache Flume
14 3 (0.063%) BitLocker
14 3 (0.063%) Ceph
14 3 (0.063%) Openswan
14 3 (0.063%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1,787 (37.28%) Kubernetes
2 713 (14.87%) Terraform
3 330 (6.88%) Ansible
4 183 (3.82%) Opscode Chef
5 178 (3.71%) Puppet
6 139 (2.90%) Grafana
7 129 (2.69%) Docker Swarm
8 117 (2.44%) Prometheus
9 48 (1.00%) Argo
10 44 (0.92%) ZABBIX
11 40 (0.83%) Kibana
12 35 (0.73%) Consul
13 33 (0.69%) HAProxy
14 29 (0.60%) Istio
15 27 (0.56%) Nagios
16 22 (0.46%) Kubeflow
17 21 (0.44%) Failover Clustering
18 16 (0.33%) Salt
19 14 (0.29%) logstash
20 13 (0.27%) Sysdig
Vendors
1 477 (9.95%) Google
2 266 (5.55%) Oracle
3 185 (3.86%) Microsoft
4 127 (2.65%) Twitter
5 119 (2.48%) Apple
6 116 (2.42%) Zopa
7 75 (1.56%) Netlify
8 71 (1.48%) Red Hat
9 65 (1.36%) Salesforce.com
9 65 (1.36%) VMware
10 61 (1.27%) New Relic
11 53 (1.11%) Brandwatch
12 51 (1.06%) Splunk
13 43 (0.90%) Xamarin
14 41 (0.86%) WooCommerce
15 39 (0.81%) IBM
16 28 (0.58%) Atlassian
17 27 (0.56%) Siemens
18 24 (0.50%) Dell
18 24 (0.50%) PagerDuty