Period
to 21 September 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Central London with 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 21 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PostgreSQL (Postgres)
London > Central London
6 months to
21 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 117 117 92
Rank change year-on-year 0 -25 +87
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 171 100 422
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Central London 2.51% 2.23% 3.30%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.58% 8.06% 10.64%
Number of salaries quoted 151 76 399
10th Percentile £47,500 £52,500 £47,500
25th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £56,625
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £85,000 £75,000 £75,000
Median % change year-on-year +13.33% - +7.14%
75th Percentile £101,250 £87,500 £86,250
90th Percentile £118,750 £100,625 £97,750
London median annual salary £75,000 £75,000 £72,500
% change year-on-year - +3.45% +7.41%

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 advertised in Central London with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Central London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 1,994 1,241 3,968
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 29.26% 27.68% 31.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1,759 1,051 3,597
10th Percentile £46,250 £42,500 £41,250
25th Percentile £56,250 £52,500 £51,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £70,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.57% +7.69% +3.17%
75th Percentile £93,750 £85,000 £82,500
90th Percentile £107,500 £98,750 £95,100
London median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year - +7.69% +4.00%

PostgreSQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

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

Job vacancy trend for PostgreSQL in Central London

PostgreSQL
Salary Trend in Central London

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

Salary trend for PostgreSQL in Central London

PostgreSQL
Salary Histogram in Central London

Salary distribution for jobs citing PostgreSQL in Central London over the 6 months to 21 September 2021.

Salary histogram for PostgreSQL in Central London

PostgreSQL
Job Locations in Central London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PostgreSQL within the Central London region over the 6 months to 21 September 2021. 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
Job
Vacancies
City of London +4 158 £87,500 +16.67% 79
City of Westminster -19 2 £75,000 +15.38%
West End of London -17 1 £90,000 +30.91%
PostgreSQL
London

For the 6 months to 21 September 2021, IT jobs citing PostgreSQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Central London region with a requirement for PostgreSQL.

1 122 (71.35%) AWS
2 101 (59.06%) Docker
3 93 (54.39%) Kubernetes
4 92 (53.80%) Oracle
5 87 (50.88%) Azure
6 86 (50.29%) Java
6 86 (50.29%) Python
7 84 (49.12%) Agile Software Development
8 82 (47.95%) Microservices
9 81 (47.37%) Finance
9 81 (47.37%) Software Engineering
10 77 (45.03%) SQL Server
11 75 (43.86%) NoSQL
12 70 (40.94%) MongoDB
13 68 (39.77%) Node.js
13 68 (39.77%) QA
14 67 (39.18%) DevOps
15 64 (37.43%) Relational Database
16 63 (36.84%) Jenkins
17 62 (36.26%) GCP
17 62 (36.26%) Social Skills
17 62 (36.26%) SQL
18 61 (35.67%) Degree
18 61 (35.67%) Serverless
19 57 (33.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
20 56 (32.75%) Master's Degree
20 56 (32.75%) Test Automation
21 55 (32.16%) Event-Driven
21 55 (32.16%) Event-Driven Architecture
22 53 (30.99%) Technical Leadership

PostgreSQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Central London 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 32 (18.71%) Confluence
2 19 (11.11%) Elasticsearch
3 11 (6.43%) Apache Solr
3 11 (6.43%) CMS
3 11 (6.43%) Drupal
3 11 (6.43%) SAS
4 9 (5.26%) Apache Airflow
5 3 (1.75%) Apache
5 3 (1.75%) Apache Spark
6 2 (1.17%) nginx
7 1 (0.58%) Apache Pulsar
7 1 (0.58%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (0.58%) GemFire
7 1 (0.58%) IIS
7 1 (0.58%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.58%) Traefik
Applications
1 8 (4.68%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.75%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.58%) Distributed Ledger
Cloud Services
1 122 (71.35%) AWS
2 87 (50.88%) Azure
3 62 (36.26%) GCP
4 61 (35.67%) Serverless
5 15 (8.77%) Amazon S3
5 15 (8.77%) SaaS
6 11 (6.43%) PaaS
7 10 (5.85%) Amazon EC2
7 10 (5.85%) AWS Lambda
8 8 (4.68%) Lucidchart
9 7 (4.09%) IaaS
10 6 (3.51%) Snowflake
11 5 (2.92%) Amazon ECS
12 4 (2.34%) Amazon ElastiCache
12 4 (2.34%) Amazon Kinesis
12 4 (2.34%) Amazon SQS
12 4 (2.34%) AWS CloudFormation
12 4 (2.34%) AWS IoT
12 4 (2.34%) CloudFront
13 3 (1.75%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.92%) HTTP
2 4 (2.34%) DNS
3 2 (1.17%) AMQP
4 1 (0.58%) Calico
4 1 (0.58%) Firewall
4 1 (0.58%) SSH
4 1 (0.58%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (45.03%) SQL Server
2 75 (43.86%) NoSQL
3 70 (40.94%) MongoDB
4 64 (37.43%) Relational Database
5 57 (33.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 41 (23.98%) MySQL
7 23 (13.45%) Data Warehouse
8 22 (12.87%) Redis
9 19 (11.11%) Hadoop
10 15 (8.77%) Amazon Redshift
11 14 (8.19%) Big Data
12 12 (7.02%) Amazon Aurora
12 12 (7.02%) Azure SQL Database
12 12 (7.02%) RDBMS
13 10 (5.85%) Amazon RDS
14 7 (4.09%) InfluxDB
15 6 (3.51%) OLTP
16 5 (2.92%) Metadata
16 5 (2.92%) SQL Server 2012
16 5 (2.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 63 (36.84%) Jenkins
2 50 (29.24%) SonarQube
3 47 (27.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 38 (22.22%) JIRA
5 17 (9.94%) Git (software)
6 11 (6.43%) webpack
7 6 (3.51%) ER Studio
7 6 (3.51%) ERwin
7 6 (3.51%) GitLab
7 6 (3.51%) PowerDesigner
8 5 (2.92%) Octopus Deploy
8 5 (2.92%) Subversion
8 5 (2.92%) Toad
8 5 (2.92%) TortoiseSVN
9 4 (2.34%) Babel
10 2 (1.17%) Bitbucket Server
10 2 (1.17%) Gradle
10 2 (1.17%) Selenium
11 1 (0.58%) Fiddler
11 1 (0.58%) WebDriver
General
1 81 (47.37%) Finance
2 62 (36.26%) Social Skills
3 43 (25.15%) Presentation Skills
4 42 (24.56%) Influencing Skills
5 23 (13.45%) Retail
6 18 (10.53%) Games
7 14 (8.19%) Banking
8 10 (5.85%) Advertising
9 7 (4.09%) Public Sector
10 4 (2.34%) Billing
10 4 (2.34%) Telecoms
11 3 (1.75%) Marketing
12 2 (1.17%) Analytical Skills
12 2 (1.17%) Automotive
12 2 (1.17%) Financial Institution
12 2 (1.17%) Investment Banking
12 2 (1.17%) Law
12 2 (1.17%) Legal
13 1 (0.58%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 50 (29.24%) Technical Leader
2 37 (21.64%) Developer
3 21 (12.28%) Data Engineer
4 19 (11.11%) Senior Developer
5 13 (7.60%) Architect
6 10 (5.85%) DevOps Engineer
6 10 (5.85%) Java Developer
7 9 (5.26%) Python Developer
8 7 (4.09%) Data Architect
8 7 (4.09%) Senior Data Engineer
8 7 (4.09%) Solutions Architect
9 6 (3.51%) DBA
9 6 (3.51%) Java Engineer
9 6 (3.51%) Software Engineer
10 5 (2.92%) Azure Architect
10 5 (2.92%) Senior DBA
10 5 (2.92%) Senior SQL DBA
10 5 (2.92%) Senior SQL Server DBA
10 5 (2.92%) SQL DBA
10 5 (2.92%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (39.77%) Node.js
2 43 (25.15%) OAuth
2 43 (25.15%) OAuth2
2 43 (25.15%) OpenID
3 25 (14.62%) React
4 20 (11.70%) HTML
4 20 (11.70%) RabbitMQ
4 20 (11.70%) React Native
5 19 (11.11%) Kafka
6 17 (9.94%) CSS
6 17 (9.94%) Web Services
7 12 (7.02%) Spring
8 11 (6.43%) Express
9 9 (5.26%) Django
10 8 (4.68%) Spring Boot
11 7 (4.09%) AngularJS
11 7 (4.09%) GraphQL
12 6 (3.51%) REST
13 5 (2.92%) Flask
13 5 (2.92%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 14 (8.19%) Mobile App
2 9 (5.26%) Clustering
3 7 (4.09%) Data Structures
3 7 (4.09%) Greenfield Project
4 6 (3.51%) Data Centre
5 5 (2.92%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (2.34%) Cloud Native
6 4 (2.34%) Credit Risk
7 3 (1.75%) Blog
7 3 (1.75%) Client/Server
7 3 (1.75%) Hedge funds
7 3 (1.75%) Legacy Systems
7 3 (1.75%) NHS
7 3 (1.75%) User Experience
8 2 (1.17%) Analytical Mindset
8 2 (1.17%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.17%) Podcast
8 2 (1.17%) Video on Demand
8 2 (1.17%) Video\Live Streaming
9 1 (0.58%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 14 (8.19%) Unix
2 11 (6.43%) Linux
3 6 (3.51%) Windows
4 2 (1.17%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (49.12%) Agile Software Development
2 82 (47.95%) Microservices
3 81 (47.37%) Software Engineering
4 67 (39.18%) DevOps
5 56 (32.75%) Test Automation
6 55 (32.16%) Event-Driven
6 55 (32.16%) Event-Driven Architecture
7 53 (30.99%) Technical Leadership
8 50 (29.24%) Code Coverage
8 50 (29.24%) Data Privacy
8 50 (29.24%) Process Management
8 50 (29.24%) UML
9 46 (26.90%) Matrix Organization
10 43 (25.15%) Benchmarking
10 43 (25.15%) Enterprise Architecture
10 43 (25.15%) Identity Management
10 43 (25.15%) Strategic Roadmap
10 43 (25.15%) Technical Architecture
10 43 (25.15%) Threat Modelling
10 43 (25.15%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 86 (50.29%) Java
1 86 (50.29%) Python
2 62 (36.26%) SQL
3 48 (28.07%) C#
4 46 (26.90%) C++
5 14 (8.19%) JavaScript
6 8 (4.68%) Go
7 7 (4.09%) Bash Shell
7 7 (4.09%) T-SQL
8 6 (3.51%) Kotlin
8 6 (3.51%) PL/SQL
9 5 (2.92%) PowerShell
9 5 (2.92%) Scala
10 4 (2.34%) HiveQL
10 4 (2.34%) TypeScript
11 3 (1.75%) C
11 3 (1.75%) Java 8
11 3 (1.75%) Ruby
12 2 (1.17%) Shell Script
12 2 (1.17%) XPath
Qualifications
1 61 (35.67%) Degree
2 56 (32.75%) Master's Degree
3 6 (3.51%) SAS Certification
4 4 (2.34%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (2.34%) SC Cleared
4 4 (2.34%) Security Cleared
5 3 (1.75%) DBS Check
6 2 (1.17%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.58%) AWS Certification
7 1 (0.58%) OCP
7 1 (0.58%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 68 (39.77%) QA
2 43 (25.15%) GDPR
3 11 (6.43%) Data Quality
System Software
1 101 (59.06%) Docker
2 6 (3.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.34%) HDFS
4 3 (1.75%) OpenAM
4 3 (1.75%) OpenDJ
5 2 (1.17%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.58%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 93 (54.39%) Kubernetes
2 17 (9.94%) Terraform
3 15 (8.77%) Ansible
4 10 (5.85%) Grafana
5 4 (2.34%) Puppet
6 3 (1.75%) Control-M
6 3 (1.75%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (1.17%) HAProxy
7 2 (1.17%) Prometheus
7 2 (1.17%) Salt
7 2 (1.17%) SCOM
8 1 (0.58%) Consul
8 1 (0.58%) Docker Swarm
8 1 (0.58%) Graphite
8 1 (0.58%) Kibana
Vendors
1 92 (53.80%) Oracle
2 9 (5.26%) Google
3 8 (4.68%) Microsoft
4 7 (4.09%) Databricks
5 6 (3.51%) VMware
6 4 (2.34%) Informatica
6 4 (2.34%) Talend
6 4 (2.34%) Teradata
7 3 (1.75%) DataFlux
7 3 (1.75%) Dynatrace
7 3 (1.75%) ForgeRock
8 2 (1.17%) ServiceNow
9 1 (0.58%) F5
9 1 (0.58%) Splunk
9 1 (0.58%) StreamSets