Period
to 5 April 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of 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 5 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
5 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 135 154 160
Rank change year-on-year +19 +6 +68
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 176 206 200
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 2.03% 1.99% 1.87%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.48% 6.55% 5.95%
Number of salaries quoted 165 209 187
Median annual salary £80,000 £70,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% - +7.69%
10th Percentile £51,425 £42,750 £42,500
90th Percentile £113,750 £95,000 £90,000
Central London median annual salary £80,000 £70,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year +14.29% - +7.69%

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 the City of London with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 2,075 3,146 3,359
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 23.99% 30.43% 31.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1,814 2,820 2,978
Median annual salary £67,500 £67,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £41,250
90th Percentile £100,000 £97,500 £90,000
Central London median annual salary £68,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.62% +8.33% +4.35%

PostgreSQL
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for PostgreSQL in the City of London

PostgreSQL
Salary Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing PostgreSQL in the City of London.

Salary trend for PostgreSQL in the City of London

PostgreSQL
Salary Histogram in the City of London

Salary distribution for jobs citing PostgreSQL in the City of London over the 6 months to 5 April 2020.

Salary histogram for PostgreSQL in the City of London

For the 6 months to 5 April 2020, 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 City of London region with a requirement for PostgreSQL.

1 114 (64.77%) Python
2 83 (47.16%) Docker
3 81 (46.02%) SQL
4 77 (43.75%) AWS
5 65 (36.93%) Java
5 65 (36.93%) JavaScript
6 57 (32.39%) Linux
7 51 (28.98%) DevOps
8 49 (27.84%) Relational Database
9 46 (26.14%) MySQL
10 45 (25.57%) Finance
11 44 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
11 44 (25.00%) Django
12 42 (23.86%) CSS
13 41 (23.30%) HTML
13 41 (23.30%) Software Engineering
14 40 (22.73%) GCP
15 36 (20.45%) Kubernetes
16 35 (19.89%) NoSQL
17 34 (19.32%) React
18 33 (18.75%) Git (software)
19 32 (18.18%) ETL
19 32 (18.18%) REST
20 31 (17.61%) Jenkins
21 30 (17.05%) Node.js
21 30 (17.05%) Microservices
22 28 (15.91%) Ansible
22 28 (15.91%) Machine Learning
22 28 (15.91%) TDD
23 26 (14.77%) MongoDB

PostgreSQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of 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 26 (14.77%) Apache Airflow
2 23 (13.07%) Elasticsearch
3 18 (10.23%) Apache Spark
4 14 (7.95%) Luigi
5 7 (3.98%) OpenStack
6 6 (3.41%) Apache
7 5 (2.84%) Confluence
7 5 (2.84%) Jupyter
8 4 (2.27%) nginx
9 3 (1.70%) Tomcat
10 2 (1.14%) Drupal
10 2 (1.14%) IIS
11 1 (0.57%) Apache Solr
11 1 (0.57%) CICS
11 1 (0.57%) Hyperledger
11 1 (0.57%) SAS
11 1 (0.57%) Tornado
11 1 (0.57%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.57%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 3 (1.70%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.57%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (2.27%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.57%) Distributed Ledger
Cloud Services
1 77 (43.75%) AWS
2 40 (22.73%) GCP
3 25 (14.20%) Azure
4 16 (9.09%) Amazon S3
5 12 (6.82%) Power Platform
5 12 (6.82%) SaaS
6 10 (5.68%) Amazon EC2
7 8 (4.55%) GitHub
8 7 (3.98%) Azure Stack
9 6 (3.41%) AWS Lambda
10 5 (2.84%) Amazon EMR
10 5 (2.84%) Serverless
11 4 (2.27%) AWS CloudFormation
11 4 (2.27%) Heroku
12 3 (1.70%) Cloud Computing
12 3 (1.70%) Firebase
13 2 (1.14%) Amazon SageMaker
13 2 (1.14%) Office 365
13 2 (1.14%) PaaS
13 2 (1.14%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.70%) HTTP
2 2 (1.14%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (27.84%) Relational Database
2 46 (26.14%) MySQL
3 35 (19.89%) NoSQL
4 26 (14.77%) MongoDB
5 24 (13.64%) SQL Server
6 22 (12.50%) RDBMS
7 18 (10.23%) Big Data
7 18 (10.23%) Hadoop
8 17 (9.66%) Apache Cassandra
9 15 (8.52%) Amazon Redshift
10 13 (7.39%) BigQuery
10 13 (7.39%) Redis
11 12 (6.82%) Data Warehouse
11 12 (6.82%) Power BI
12 11 (6.25%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 11 (6.25%) Amazon RDS
12 11 (6.25%) HBase
13 10 (5.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 9 (5.11%) Looker
15 7 (3.98%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 33 (18.75%) Git (software)
2 31 (17.61%) Jenkins
3 11 (6.25%) Vagrant
4 9 (5.11%) JIRA
5 8 (4.55%) Maven
5 8 (4.55%) Sonatype Nexus
5 8 (4.55%) TeamCity
6 6 (3.41%) Liquibase
7 5 (2.84%) Gradle
7 5 (2.84%) Octopus Deploy
7 5 (2.84%) Oracle APEX
8 4 (2.27%) Flyway
9 3 (1.70%) GitLab
9 3 (1.70%) GoCD
9 3 (1.70%) IntelliJ
9 3 (1.70%) Subversion
9 3 (1.70%) Visual Studio
10 2 (1.14%) JUnit
10 2 (1.14%) SonarQube
10 2 (1.14%) webpack
General
1 45 (25.57%) Finance
2 8 (4.55%) Banking
2 8 (4.55%) Marketing
3 4 (2.27%) Retail
4 3 (1.70%) Legal
5 2 (1.14%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.57%) Advertising
6 1 (0.57%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.57%) Law
6 1 (0.57%) Public Sector
6 1 (0.57%) Publishing
6 1 (0.57%) Retail Finance
Job Titles
1 72 (40.91%) Developer
2 27 (15.34%) Python Developer
3 25 (14.20%) Data Engineer
4 24 (13.64%) Full Stack Developer
5 17 (9.66%) Software Engineer
6 13 (7.39%) Python Engineer
6 13 (7.39%) Senior Developer
7 8 (4.55%) Architect
7 8 (4.55%) DevOps Engineer
7 8 (4.55%) React Developer
7 8 (4.55%) Web Engineer
8 7 (3.98%) Java Developer
8 7 (3.98%) Node.js Developer
9 6 (3.41%) Cloud Engineer
9 6 (3.41%) Database Engineer
9 6 (3.41%) Senior Software Engineer
10 5 (2.84%) .NET Developer
10 5 (2.84%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 5 (2.84%) Lead Developer
10 5 (2.84%) Senior Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (25.00%) Django
2 42 (23.86%) CSS
3 41 (23.30%) HTML
4 34 (19.32%) React
5 32 (18.18%) REST
6 30 (17.05%) Node.js
7 23 (13.07%) HTML5
7 23 (13.07%) Kafka
8 20 (11.36%) Web Services
9 19 (10.80%) Flask
10 17 (9.66%) AngularJS
11 15 (8.52%) Spring
12 14 (7.95%) Redux
13 13 (7.39%) RESTful
14 12 (6.82%) SOAP
14 12 (6.82%) Vue.js
15 9 (5.11%) JSON
16 8 (4.55%) CSS3
16 8 (4.55%) Hibernate
16 8 (4.55%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 13 (7.39%) Analytical Skills
1 13 (7.39%) User Experience
2 7 (3.98%) Algorithms
3 5 (2.84%) Data Structures
3 5 (2.84%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (1.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 3 (1.70%) Management Information System
4 3 (1.70%) Mobile Payment
5 2 (1.14%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (0.57%) Hedge funds
6 1 (0.57%) IBM Mainframe
6 1 (0.57%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (0.57%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.57%) Marketing Technology
6 1 (0.57%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (0.57%) Robotics
6 1 (0.57%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 57 (32.39%) Linux
2 7 (3.98%) CentOS
2 7 (3.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (2.27%) Mac OS
3 4 (2.27%) Windows
4 3 (1.70%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.57%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (0.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (28.98%) DevOps
2 44 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (23.30%) Software Engineering
4 32 (18.18%) ETL
5 30 (17.05%) Microservices
6 28 (15.91%) Machine Learning
6 28 (15.91%) TDD
7 25 (14.20%) Fintech
8 24 (13.64%) Analytics
9 23 (13.07%) MVC
10 22 (12.50%) Visualisation
11 19 (10.80%) Business Intelligence
11 19 (10.80%) OOP
11 19 (10.80%) Scrum
12 17 (9.66%) Continuous Integration
12 17 (9.66%) Open Source
13 16 (9.09%) Data Science
14 15 (8.52%) Test Automation
15 14 (7.95%) Computer Science
15 14 (7.95%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 114 (64.77%) Python
2 81 (46.02%) SQL
3 65 (36.93%) Java
3 65 (36.93%) JavaScript
4 24 (13.64%) Scala
5 17 (9.66%) C#
6 16 (9.09%) Bash Shell
6 16 (9.09%) TypeScript
7 15 (8.52%) Go
8 10 (5.68%) R
9 9 (5.11%) Java 8
9 9 (5.11%) Ruby
9 9 (5.11%) T-SQL
10 8 (4.55%) PHP
11 7 (3.98%) C++
11 7 (3.98%) Groovy
11 7 (3.98%) Korn
12 5 (2.84%) Kotlin
12 5 (2.84%) PL/SQL
12 5 (2.84%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 16 (9.09%) Degree
2 8 (4.55%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.57%) AWS Certification
3 1 (0.57%) ISEB
3 1 (0.57%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.57%) PhD
3 1 (0.57%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.57%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.27%) Data Quality
2 3 (1.70%) QA
3 1 (0.57%) GDPR
3 1 (0.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 83 (47.16%) Docker
2 9 (5.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (3.98%) KVM
4 2 (1.14%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.14%) XenApp
5 1 (0.57%) ACF2
5 1 (0.57%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.57%) HDFS
5 1 (0.57%) RACF
Systems Management
1 36 (20.45%) Kubernetes
2 28 (15.91%) Ansible
3 17 (9.66%) Terraform
4 11 (6.25%) Grafana
5 9 (5.11%) Opscode Chef
5 9 (5.11%) Puppet
5 9 (5.11%) Salt
6 7 (3.98%) Packer
7 5 (2.84%) Data Guard
7 5 (2.84%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 5 (2.84%) Oracle RMAN
7 5 (2.84%) Prometheus
8 4 (2.27%) Kibana
8 4 (2.27%) Matomo
9 3 (1.70%) Oozie
10 1 (0.57%) Docker Swarm
10 1 (0.57%) HP ALM
10 1 (0.57%) Mesos
Vendors
1 24 (13.64%) Google
2 12 (6.82%) Oracle
2 12 (6.82%) Tableau
3 9 (5.11%) VMware
4 7 (3.98%) Sybase
5 5 (2.84%) Informatica
5 5 (2.84%) Red Hat
5 5 (2.84%) Talend
6 4 (2.27%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (2.27%) SnapLogic
7 3 (1.70%) Microsoft
7 3 (1.70%) SAP
8 2 (1.14%) Alias
8 2 (1.14%) Citrix
9 1 (0.57%) Alteryx
9 1 (0.57%) HP
9 1 (0.57%) IBM
9 1 (0.57%) Snowplow
9 1 (0.57%) Spotify