Period
to 15 November 2019

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 15 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
15 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 86 172 187
Rank change year-on-year +86 +15 +39
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 337 203 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 3.36% 1.82% 1.54%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 11.39% 5.94% 4.92%
Number of salaries quoted 311 190 142
City of London median annual salary £75,000 £70,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +16.67% -
10th Percentile £47,500 £42,500 £41,250
90th Percentile £102,500 £93,750 £82,125
Central London median annual salary £75,000 £70,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% +16.67% +4.35%

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 2,958 3,419 3,190
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 29.47% 30.69% 31.21%
Number of salaries quoted 2,629 3,102 2,918
City of London median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% +8.33% +4.35%
10th Percentile £42,500 £40,000 £41,250
90th Percentile £100,000 £95,000 £87,500
Central London median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £59,500
% change year-on-year +3.85% +9.24% +8.18%

PostgreSQL
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing PostgreSQL as a percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT 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

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PostgreSQL in the City of London over the 6 months to 15 November 2019.

Salary histogram for PostgreSQL in the City of London

For the 6 months to 15 November 2019, 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.

1 213 (63.20%) Python
2 173 (51.34%) AWS
3 162 (48.07%) SQL
4 139 (41.25%) Docker
5 101 (29.97%) Linux
6 98 (29.08%) Java
7 92 (27.30%) Agile Software Development
8 87 (25.82%) SQL Server
9 81 (24.04%) Finance
10 80 (23.74%) DevOps
11 78 (23.15%) GCP
12 77 (22.85%) Django
13 76 (22.55%) Fintech
14 75 (22.26%) Relational Database
15 72 (21.36%) Software Engineering
16 70 (20.77%) JavaScript
17 69 (20.47%) MySQL
18 67 (19.88%) Kubernetes
19 58 (17.21%) Data Warehouse
20 55 (16.32%) Microservices
21 54 (16.02%) Analytical Skills
22 52 (15.43%) React
22 52 (15.43%) ETL
23 50 (14.84%) NoSQL
23 50 (14.84%) Problem-Solving
24 49 (14.54%) Azure
25 48 (14.24%) Machine Learning
26 47 (13.95%) Data Science
27 42 (12.46%) Windows
28 41 (12.17%) Google

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 40 (11.87%) Elasticsearch
2 27 (8.01%) Apache Spark
3 21 (6.23%) nginx
4 15 (4.45%) Apache
5 11 (3.26%) Apache Airflow
6 10 (2.97%) Luigi
7 4 (1.19%) Apache Solr
7 4 (1.19%) Confluence
8 3 (0.89%) CMS
9 2 (0.59%) SAS
10 1 (0.30%) Cloud Foundry
10 1 (0.30%) JBoss
10 1 (0.30%) Jupyter
10 1 (0.30%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.30%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.30%) Tornado
10 1 (0.30%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (1.78%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (3.26%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (0.30%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 173 (51.34%) AWS
2 78 (23.15%) GCP
3 49 (14.54%) Azure
4 38 (11.28%) Power Platform
5 17 (5.04%) AWS CloudFormation
6 14 (4.15%) GitHub
7 13 (3.86%) Datadog
7 13 (3.86%) Heroku
8 9 (2.67%) Amazon EC2
8 9 (2.67%) Serverless
9 8 (2.37%) Amazon S3
10 7 (2.08%) AWS Lambda
11 6 (1.78%) SaaS
12 5 (1.48%) Amazon EMR
13 2 (0.59%) Azure Data Factory
13 2 (0.59%) Google Sheets
13 2 (0.59%) Office 365
13 2 (0.59%) Rackspace Cloud
13 2 (0.59%) Sauce Labs
13 2 (0.59%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 17 (5.04%) HTTP
2 6 (1.78%) Network Security
3 4 (1.19%) VPN
4 3 (0.89%) DNS
4 3 (0.89%) SMS
5 2 (0.59%) Firewall
5 2 (0.59%) LAN
5 2 (0.59%) OpenVPN
5 2 (0.59%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.30%) Broadband
6 1 (0.30%) Internet
6 1 (0.30%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (25.82%) SQL Server
2 75 (22.26%) Relational Database
3 69 (20.47%) MySQL
4 58 (17.21%) Data Warehouse
5 50 (14.84%) NoSQL
6 38 (11.28%) Power BI
7 35 (10.39%) Big Data
8 30 (8.90%) Redis
9 28 (8.31%) MongoDB
10 23 (6.82%) BigQuery
11 22 (6.53%) OLTP
12 21 (6.23%) Pentaho
13 20 (5.93%) Amazon RDS
13 20 (5.93%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 20 (5.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 19 (5.64%) Amazon Aurora
14 19 (5.64%) Hadoop
14 19 (5.64%) RDBMS
15 18 (5.34%) Looker
15 18 (5.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 33 (9.79%) Git (software)
2 21 (6.23%) Jenkins
3 12 (3.56%) Bitbucket
3 12 (3.56%) Maven
3 12 (3.56%) Vagrant
4 11 (3.26%) GoCD
5 10 (2.97%) TeamCity
5 10 (2.97%) webpack
6 8 (2.37%) gulp
7 7 (2.08%) JIRA
8 6 (1.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 6 (1.78%) Grunt
8 6 (1.78%) Octopus Deploy
8 6 (1.78%) Travis CI
9 5 (1.48%) Visual Studio
10 4 (1.19%) Gradle
10 4 (1.19%) Oracle APEX
11 2 (0.59%) GitLab
11 2 (0.59%) PHPUnit
11 2 (0.59%) SonarQube
General
1 81 (24.04%) Finance
2 20 (5.93%) Telecoms
3 16 (4.75%) Retail
4 8 (2.37%) Legal
5 7 (2.08%) Advertising
6 6 (1.78%) Law
6 6 (1.78%) Publishing
7 4 (1.19%) Banking
8 3 (0.89%) Billing
8 3 (0.89%) Marketing
9 2 (0.59%) Public Sector
10 1 (0.30%) Games
10 1 (0.30%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 149 (44.21%) Developer
2 70 (20.77%) Python Developer
3 61 (18.10%) Senior Developer
4 42 (12.46%) Software Engineer
5 40 (11.87%) Python Engineer
6 29 (8.61%) Data Engineer
6 29 (8.61%) Database Engineer
7 28 (8.31%) DevOps Engineer
8 26 (7.72%) Lead Developer
9 23 (6.82%) Senior Python Developer
10 21 (6.23%) DBA
11 20 (5.93%) Python Software Engineer
11 20 (5.93%) Senior Software Engineer
12 17 (5.04%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 17 (5.04%) Linux Engineer
13 15 (4.45%) AWS Engineer
13 15 (4.45%) Java Developer
13 15 (4.45%) Python Developer - Fintech
13 15 (4.45%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
13 15 (4.45%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (22.85%) Django
2 52 (15.43%) React
3 36 (10.68%) Node.js
4 35 (10.39%) Flask
4 35 (10.39%) REST
5 34 (10.09%) HTML
6 33 (9.79%) CSS
7 27 (8.01%) Kafka
8 26 (7.72%) RabbitMQ
9 23 (6.82%) AngularJS
9 23 (6.82%) HTML5
10 22 (6.53%) .NET
10 22 (6.53%) React Native
10 22 (6.53%) scikit-learn
10 22 (6.53%) Vue.js
11 21 (6.23%) Web Services
12 19 (5.64%) RESTful
12 19 (5.64%) Spring
13 17 (5.04%) Pandas
14 16 (4.75%) Celery
Miscellaneous
1 54 (16.02%) Analytical Skills
2 34 (10.09%) Management Information System
3 24 (7.12%) Greenfield Project
4 17 (5.04%) Algorithms
5 15 (4.45%) Private Cloud
5 15 (4.45%) Public Cloud
6 13 (3.86%) Video\Live Streaming
7 12 (3.56%) Data Structures
7 12 (3.56%) FMCG
8 11 (3.26%) Mobile Payment
9 7 (2.08%) Robotics
9 7 (2.08%) Social Media
10 6 (1.78%) Linux Command Line
11 4 (1.19%) Hybrid Cloud
11 4 (1.19%) User Experience
12 2 (0.59%) Clustering
12 2 (0.59%) Digital Media
12 2 (0.59%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 2 (0.59%) Mobile App
12 2 (0.59%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 101 (29.97%) Linux
2 42 (12.46%) Windows
3 25 (7.42%) Windows Server
4 12 (3.56%) Mac OS
5 6 (1.78%) Ubuntu
6 4 (1.19%) Unix
7 2 (0.59%) CentOS
7 2 (0.59%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.30%) Android
8 1 (0.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (27.30%) Agile Software Development
2 80 (23.74%) DevOps
3 76 (22.55%) Fintech
4 72 (21.36%) Software Engineering
5 55 (16.32%) Microservices
6 52 (15.43%) ETL
7 50 (14.84%) Problem-Solving
8 48 (14.24%) Machine Learning
9 47 (13.95%) Data Science
10 40 (11.87%) Analytics
11 36 (10.68%) Open Source
12 35 (10.39%) Business Intelligence
13 31 (9.20%) Decision-Making
14 29 (8.61%) MVC
15 28 (8.31%) Artificial Intelligence
16 27 (8.01%) Data Analysis
16 27 (8.01%) Visualisation
17 26 (7.72%) ITIL
18 25 (7.42%) Scrum
18 25 (7.42%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 213 (63.20%) Python
2 162 (48.07%) SQL
3 98 (29.08%) Java
4 70 (20.77%) JavaScript
5 32 (9.50%) C#
6 31 (9.20%) Bash Shell
7 25 (7.42%) TypeScript
8 23 (6.82%) Go
9 22 (6.53%) T-SQL
10 20 (5.93%) Scala
11 14 (4.15%) Ruby
12 11 (3.26%) Kotlin
13 10 (2.97%) Java 8
14 9 (2.67%) PowerShell
15 6 (1.78%) R
16 5 (1.48%) C++
16 5 (1.48%) ES6
17 4 (1.19%) PL/SQL
17 4 (1.19%) Shell Script
17 4 (1.19%) VB
Qualifications
1 20 (5.93%) Degree
2 9 (2.67%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (1.19%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.59%) AWS Certification
5 1 (0.30%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.97%) Data Quality
2 6 (1.78%) QA
3 5 (1.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.89%) GDPR
5 2 (0.59%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 139 (41.25%) Docker
2 9 (2.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (1.78%) Active Directory
3 6 (1.78%) Hyper-V
3 6 (1.78%) KVM
3 6 (1.78%) VMware Workstation
3 6 (1.78%) XenApp
4 4 (1.19%) HDFS
5 2 (0.59%) oVirt
5 2 (0.59%) QEMU
Systems Management
1 67 (19.88%) Kubernetes
2 38 (11.28%) Terraform
3 33 (9.79%) Ansible
4 16 (4.75%) Opscode Chef
4 16 (4.75%) Puppet
5 9 (2.67%) Prometheus
5 9 (2.67%) Salt
6 7 (2.08%) Docker Swarm
7 6 (1.78%) Grafana
8 5 (1.48%) Oozie
9 4 (1.19%) Data Guard
9 4 (1.19%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 4 (1.19%) Oracle RMAN
10 2 (0.59%) HAProxy
10 2 (0.59%) Packer
11 1 (0.30%) Kibana
11 1 (0.30%) logstash
Vendors
1 41 (12.17%) Google
2 36 (10.68%) Microsoft
3 27 (8.01%) Oracle
4 20 (5.93%) Informatica
4 20 (5.93%) Tableau
5 18 (5.34%) VMware
6 15 (4.45%) Red Hat
6 15 (4.45%) Talend
6 15 (4.45%) Veeam
7 13 (3.86%) IBM
8 11 (3.26%) Cognos
9 10 (2.97%) Salesforce.com
10 6 (1.78%) Atlassian
10 6 (1.78%) Citrix
11 4 (1.19%) Alteryx
11 4 (1.19%) New Relic
11 4 (1.19%) SAP
12 2 (0.59%) Apple
12 2 (0.59%) Greenplum
12 2 (0.59%) Samsung