Period
to 21 January 2022

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 21 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
21 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 128 101 119
Rank change year-on-year -27 +18 +40
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 137 129 237
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 2.20% 3.01% 2.58%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.76% 9.97% 9.37%
Number of salaries quoted 121 114 220
10th Percentile £47,500 £57,500 £50,000
25th Percentile £55,000 £62,500 £58,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £77,500 £72,500 £75,000
Median % change year-on-year +6.90% -3.33% +7.14%
75th Percentile £101,250 £89,375 £92,500
90th Percentile £103,750 £103,750 £107,500
Central London median annual salary £80,000 £72,500 £75,000
% change year-on-year +10.34% -3.33% +7.14%

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 1,765 1,294 2,530
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 28.31% 30.24% 27.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1,577 1,095 2,237
10th Percentile £46,250 £45,300 £42,500
25th Percentile £56,250 £56,250 £52,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £72,500 £67,500
Median % change year-on-year - +7.41% +3.85%
75th Percentile £92,500 £87,500 £83,750
90th Percentile £108,750 £103,750 £102,500
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year - +3.70% +3.85%

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 21 January 2022.

Salary histogram for PostgreSQL in the City of London

For the 6 months to 21 January 2022, 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 78 (56.93%) AWS
2 73 (53.28%) Oracle
3 68 (49.64%) Python
3 68 (49.64%) Finance
4 64 (46.72%) Agile Software Development
5 59 (43.07%) Java
6 56 (40.88%) SQL
7 52 (37.96%) Software Engineering
7 52 (37.96%) Azure
7 52 (37.96%) NoSQL
8 50 (36.50%) Docker
9 47 (34.31%) Microservices
9 47 (34.31%) SQL Server
10 44 (32.12%) Kubernetes
11 43 (31.39%) Relational Database
11 43 (31.39%) Node.js
12 41 (29.93%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 40 (29.20%) Degree
13 40 (29.20%) DevOps
14 39 (28.47%) Serverless
15 37 (27.01%) GCP
16 36 (26.28%) Jenkins
16 36 (26.28%) QA
17 35 (25.55%) Hadoop
17 35 (25.55%) MySQL
17 35 (25.55%) Master's Degree
18 34 (24.82%) Technical Leadership
18 34 (24.82%) Mentoring
18 34 (24.82%) Data Privacy
18 34 (24.82%) Data Warehouse

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 29 (21.17%) SAS
2 27 (19.71%) Confluence
3 3 (2.19%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (1.46%) Apache Spark
4 2 (1.46%) CMS
4 2 (1.46%) nginx
4 2 (1.46%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.73%) Apache Pulsar
5 1 (0.73%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.73%) Drupal
5 1 (0.73%) Ethereum
5 1 (0.73%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.73%) WordPress
Applications
1 9 (6.57%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.73%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (0.73%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.19%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.73%) Distributed Ledger
Cloud Services
1 78 (56.93%) AWS
2 52 (37.96%) Azure
3 39 (28.47%) Serverless
4 37 (27.01%) GCP
5 12 (8.76%) Snowflake
6 11 (8.03%) Amazon EC2
7 10 (7.30%) Amazon S3
8 9 (6.57%) Amazon ECS
8 9 (6.57%) Lucidchart
9 8 (5.84%) CloudFront
10 7 (5.11%) AWS Lambda
10 7 (5.11%) SaaS
11 6 (4.38%) Cloudflare
11 6 (4.38%) GitHub
12 4 (2.92%) IaaS
12 4 (2.92%) Power Platform
13 3 (2.19%) Amazon SQS
13 3 (2.19%) Cloud Computing
13 3 (2.19%) PaaS
13 3 (2.19%) Pulumi
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.57%) DNS
2 6 (4.38%) AMQP
3 2 (1.46%) Firewall
4 1 (0.73%) SSL
4 1 (0.73%) tcpdump
4 1 (0.73%) VLAN
4 1 (0.73%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (37.96%) NoSQL
2 47 (34.31%) SQL Server
3 43 (31.39%) Relational Database
4 41 (29.93%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 35 (25.55%) Hadoop
5 35 (25.55%) MySQL
6 34 (24.82%) Data Warehouse
7 32 (23.36%) MongoDB
8 29 (21.17%) Amazon Redshift
9 18 (13.14%) Big Data
10 16 (11.68%) OLTP
11 14 (10.22%) Metadata
12 13 (9.49%) Amazon Aurora
13 11 (8.03%) Apache Hive
13 11 (8.03%) Pentaho
14 10 (7.30%) Impala
14 10 (7.30%) SAS Enterprise Guide
15 9 (6.57%) Data Lake
15 9 (6.57%) RDBMS
15 9 (6.57%) Redis
Development Applications
1 36 (26.28%) Jenkins
2 31 (22.63%) SonarQube
3 30 (21.90%) JIRA
4 23 (16.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 12 (8.76%) ER Studio
5 12 (8.76%) ERwin
5 12 (8.76%) PowerDesigner
6 11 (8.03%) Git (software)
7 5 (3.65%) GitLab
8 4 (2.92%) Bitbucket
8 4 (2.92%) CircleCI
8 4 (2.92%) Cypress.io
8 4 (2.92%) TeamCity
9 2 (1.46%) Appium
9 2 (1.46%) Gradle
9 2 (1.46%) JMeter
9 2 (1.46%) Maven
9 2 (1.46%) Subversion
9 2 (1.46%) TortoiseSVN
9 2 (1.46%) Travis CI
General
1 68 (49.64%) Finance
2 32 (23.36%) Social Skills
3 22 (16.06%) Presentation Skills
4 21 (15.33%) Influencing Skills
5 15 (10.95%) Advertising
6 12 (8.76%) Public Sector
6 12 (8.76%) Retail
7 8 (5.84%) Automotive
7 8 (5.84%) Banking
8 4 (2.92%) Financial Institution
8 4 (2.92%) Games
8 4 (2.92%) Retail Banking
9 3 (2.19%) Law
9 3 (2.19%) Marketing
10 1 (0.73%) Analytical Skills
10 1 (0.73%) Publishing
10 1 (0.73%) Retail Finance
Job Titles
1 35 (25.55%) Developer
2 31 (22.63%) Technical Leader
3 23 (16.79%) Data Engineer
4 16 (11.68%) Senior Developer
5 14 (10.22%) Java Developer
6 13 (9.49%) Python Developer
7 8 (5.84%) Architect
7 8 (5.84%) Senior Java Developer
8 7 (5.11%) Data Modeller
9 6 (4.38%) DevOps Engineer
9 6 (4.38%) Django Developer
9 6 (4.38%) Informatica Engineer
9 6 (4.38%) Python/Django Developer
9 6 (4.38%) Senior Python Developer
10 5 (3.65%) Data Architect
11 4 (2.92%) Digital Developer
11 4 (2.92%) Lead Developer
11 4 (2.92%) Site Reliability Engineer
12 3 (2.19%) Senior Agile Delivery Manager
12 3 (2.19%) Senior Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (31.39%) Node.js
2 23 (16.79%) React
3 21 (15.33%) OAuth
3 21 (15.33%) OAuth2
3 21 (15.33%) OpenID
4 16 (11.68%) Django
5 11 (8.03%) CSS
5 11 (8.03%) HTML
6 10 (7.30%) FastAPI
7 9 (6.57%) Spring
8 8 (5.84%) Flask
8 8 (5.84%) GraphQL
8 8 (5.84%) WebSockets
9 6 (4.38%) RESTful
9 6 (4.38%) SQLAlchemy
10 5 (3.65%) AngularJS
10 5 (3.65%) Kafka
10 5 (3.65%) React Native
11 4 (2.92%) Pandas
11 4 (2.92%) Starlette
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.11%) Greenfield Project
2 6 (4.38%) Data Structures
2 6 (4.38%) Video on Demand
2 6 (4.38%) Video\Live Streaming
3 4 (2.92%) User Experience
4 2 (1.46%) Cloud Native
4 2 (1.46%) Data Centre
4 2 (1.46%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.46%) Public Cloud
4 2 (1.46%) Social Media
5 1 (0.73%) Augmented Reality
5 1 (0.73%) Blog
5 1 (0.73%) Derivative
5 1 (0.73%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.73%) Graphic Design
5 1 (0.73%) Media Streaming
5 1 (0.73%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 22 (16.06%) Unix
2 11 (8.03%) Linux
3 3 (2.19%) CentOS
4 1 (0.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (46.72%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (37.96%) Software Engineering
3 47 (34.31%) Microservices
4 40 (29.20%) DevOps
5 34 (24.82%) Analytics
5 34 (24.82%) Data Privacy
5 34 (24.82%) Mentoring
5 34 (24.82%) Technical Leadership
5 34 (24.82%) Test Automation
6 32 (23.36%) Event-Driven
7 31 (22.63%) Event-Driven Architecture
8 30 (21.90%) Data Modelling
8 30 (21.90%) Process Management
8 30 (21.90%) UML
9 29 (21.17%) Code Coverage
10 27 (19.71%) Coaching
11 26 (18.98%) CI/CD
12 25 (18.25%) Matrix Organization
13 24 (17.52%) ETL
13 24 (17.52%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 68 (49.64%) Python
2 59 (43.07%) Java
3 56 (40.88%) SQL
4 24 (17.52%) C++
5 22 (16.06%) C#
6 16 (11.68%) JavaScript
7 12 (8.76%) PL/SQL
8 10 (7.30%) HiveQL
9 9 (6.57%) Java 11
10 8 (5.84%) Go
11 6 (4.38%) TypeScript
12 5 (3.65%) Ruby
12 5 (3.65%) Scala
13 4 (2.92%) Bash
13 4 (2.92%) C
14 3 (2.19%) Clojure
14 3 (2.19%) Kotlin
15 2 (1.46%) T-SQL
16 1 (0.73%) PHP
16 1 (0.73%) Solidity
Qualifications
1 40 (29.20%) Degree
2 35 (25.55%) Master's Degree
3 6 (4.38%) SAS Certification
4 4 (2.92%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (2.92%) SC Cleared
4 4 (2.92%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.73%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (26.28%) QA
2 21 (15.33%) GDPR
3 15 (10.95%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.73%) Accessibility
System Software
1 50 (36.50%) Docker
2 10 (7.30%) HDFS
3 2 (1.46%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 2 (1.46%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.73%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 44 (32.12%) Kubernetes
2 10 (7.30%) Ansible
2 10 (7.30%) Terraform
3 5 (3.65%) Puppet
4 3 (2.19%) Control-M
4 3 (2.19%) HAProxy
4 3 (2.19%) Prometheus
5 2 (1.46%) Grafana
5 2 (1.46%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.73%) Docker Swarm
6 1 (0.73%) Graphite
6 1 (0.73%) Salt
Vendors
1 73 (53.28%) Oracle
2 12 (8.76%) Databricks
3 11 (8.03%) Informatica
3 11 (8.03%) Talend
4 9 (6.57%) Google
5 5 (3.65%) Teradata
6 4 (2.92%) Microsoft
7 3 (2.19%) DataFlux
8 2 (1.46%) F5
8 2 (1.46%) Splunk
8 2 (1.46%) VMware
9 1 (0.73%) Adobe
9 1 (0.73%) Cognos
9 1 (0.73%) Facebook
9 1 (0.73%) HubSpot
9 1 (0.73%) Mellanox
9 1 (0.73%) New Relic
9 1 (0.73%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.73%) SaltStack
9 1 (0.73%) Solarflare