Period
to 26 July 2021

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 26 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
26 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 108 128 113
Rank change year-on-year +20 -15 +66
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 152 117 285
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 2.72% 2.14% 2.75%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.38% 8.92% 8.63%
Number of salaries quoted 125 85 270
10th Percentile £46,250 £51,250 £47,500
25th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £60,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £82,500 £77,500 £76,250
Median % change year-on-year +6.45% +1.64% +8.93%
75th Percentile £101,250 £91,250 £90,000
90th Percentile £118,750 £102,000 £102,500
Central London median annual salary £80,000 £73,500 £72,500
% change year-on-year +8.84% +1.38% +3.57%

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 1,621 1,312 3,302
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 28.96% 23.97% 31.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1,439 1,137 2,986
10th Percentile £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
25th Percentile £53,750 £52,500 £52,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £70,000 £67,500
Median % change year-on-year +3.57% +3.70% +3.85%
75th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £85,000
90th Percentile £108,350 £96,250 £100,000
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year - +7.69% +4.00%

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 26 July 2021.

Salary histogram for PostgreSQL in the City of London

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 City of London region with a requirement for PostgreSQL.

1 99 (65.13%) AWS
2 97 (63.82%) Docker
3 80 (52.63%) Java
4 76 (50.00%) Python
5 75 (49.34%) Kubernetes
6 72 (47.37%) Finance
7 71 (46.71%) Agile Software Development
8 68 (44.74%) Microservices
9 67 (44.08%) SQL
9 67 (44.08%) Oracle
10 66 (43.42%) Azure
11 63 (41.45%) NoSQL
12 62 (40.79%) Software Engineering
12 62 (40.79%) DevOps
13 61 (40.13%) MongoDB
13 61 (40.13%) SQL Server
14 60 (39.47%) Relational Database
14 60 (39.47%) Jenkins
15 59 (38.82%) Social Skills
16 54 (35.53%) Node.js
16 54 (35.53%) QA
17 48 (31.58%) Degree
18 47 (30.92%) GCP
19 46 (30.26%) Serverless
20 41 (26.97%) Technical Leadership
20 41 (26.97%) Event-Driven
20 41 (26.97%) Event-Driven Architecture
21 40 (26.32%) Test Automation
22 39 (25.66%) C#
22 39 (25.66%) Amazon DynamoDB

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 21 (13.82%) Confluence
2 20 (13.16%) Elasticsearch
3 11 (7.24%) Apache Solr
3 11 (7.24%) CMS
3 11 (7.24%) Drupal
4 10 (6.58%) Apache Airflow
5 6 (3.95%) Apache
5 6 (3.95%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.66%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (0.66%) GemFire
6 1 (0.66%) IIS
6 1 (0.66%) nginx
6 1 (0.66%) SAS
6 1 (0.66%) Traefik
Applications
1 4 (2.63%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.66%) Distributed Ledger
Cloud Services
1 99 (65.13%) AWS
2 66 (43.42%) Azure
3 47 (30.92%) GCP
4 46 (30.26%) Serverless
5 14 (9.21%) Amazon S3
6 12 (7.89%) Amazon EC2
6 12 (7.89%) SaaS
7 10 (6.58%) AWS Lambda
8 7 (4.61%) PaaS
9 6 (3.95%) Amazon ECS
10 5 (3.29%) OpenShift
11 4 (2.63%) AWS Fargate
11 4 (2.63%) AWS IoT
11 4 (2.63%) Lucidchart
11 4 (2.63%) Snowflake
12 3 (1.97%) Amazon EKS
12 3 (1.97%) Amazon ElastiCache
12 3 (1.97%) Amazon Kinesis
12 3 (1.97%) AWS CloudFormation
12 3 (1.97%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.61%) HTTP
2 4 (2.63%) SSH
3 1 (0.66%) Calico
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (41.45%) NoSQL
2 61 (40.13%) MongoDB
2 61 (40.13%) SQL Server
3 60 (39.47%) Relational Database
4 39 (25.66%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 36 (23.68%) MySQL
6 21 (13.82%) Redis
7 15 (9.87%) RDBMS
8 13 (8.55%) Data Warehouse
9 11 (7.24%) Azure SQL Database
10 10 (6.58%) Amazon Aurora
10 10 (6.58%) Amazon Redshift
10 10 (6.58%) InfluxDB
11 9 (5.92%) Hadoop
12 8 (5.26%) Amazon RDS
12 8 (5.26%) Big Data
12 8 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
12 8 (5.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 8 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 8 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 60 (39.47%) Jenkins
2 38 (25.00%) SonarQube
3 36 (23.68%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 27 (17.76%) JIRA
5 22 (14.47%) Git (software)
6 11 (7.24%) webpack
7 8 (5.26%) Octopus Deploy
8 5 (3.29%) Babel
9 4 (2.63%) ER Studio
9 4 (2.63%) ERwin
9 4 (2.63%) PowerDesigner
9 4 (2.63%) Subversion
9 4 (2.63%) Toad
9 4 (2.63%) TortoiseSVN
10 3 (1.97%) Gradle
11 2 (1.32%) Bitbucket Server
11 2 (1.32%) Maven
11 2 (1.32%) Selenium
11 2 (1.32%) Travis CI
12 1 (0.66%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 72 (47.37%) Finance
2 59 (38.82%) Social Skills
3 32 (21.05%) Influencing Skills
3 32 (21.05%) Presentation Skills
4 18 (11.84%) Retail
5 16 (10.53%) Banking
6 15 (9.87%) Games
7 7 (4.61%) Advertising
8 6 (3.95%) Telecoms
9 5 (3.29%) Billing
10 2 (1.32%) Law
10 2 (1.32%) Legal
10 2 (1.32%) Public Sector
10 2 (1.32%) Publishing
11 1 (0.66%) Documentation Skills
11 1 (0.66%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 41 (26.97%) Developer
2 36 (23.68%) Technical Leader
3 19 (12.50%) Senior Developer
4 18 (11.84%) Data Engineer
5 12 (7.89%) Java Developer
6 10 (6.58%) DBA
7 9 (5.92%) Java Engineer
7 9 (5.92%) Python Developer
7 9 (5.92%) SQL Server DBA
8 8 (5.26%) Senior DBA
8 8 (5.26%) Senior SQL DBA
8 8 (5.26%) Senior SQL Server DBA
8 8 (5.26%) Software Engineer
8 8 (5.26%) SQL DBA
9 7 (4.61%) Architect
9 7 (4.61%) Senior Data Engineer
10 6 (3.95%) DevOps Engineer
11 4 (2.63%) Analyst
11 4 (2.63%) Junior
11 4 (2.63%) Site Reliability Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (35.53%) Node.js
2 35 (23.03%) OAuth
2 35 (23.03%) OAuth2
3 33 (21.71%) OpenID
4 28 (18.42%) React
5 21 (13.82%) HTML
5 21 (13.82%) RabbitMQ
5 21 (13.82%) Web Services
6 20 (13.16%) Kafka
6 20 (13.16%) React Native
7 19 (12.50%) Spring
8 18 (11.84%) CSS
9 15 (9.87%) Spring Boot
10 13 (8.55%) REST
11 12 (7.89%) AngularJS
12 11 (7.24%) Express
13 8 (5.26%) XML
14 7 (4.61%) .NET
14 7 (4.61%) Django
14 7 (4.61%) Spring Security
Miscellaneous
1 13 (8.55%) Clustering
1 13 (8.55%) Mobile App
2 6 (3.95%) Data Structures
2 6 (3.95%) Greenfield Project
2 6 (3.95%) Management Information System
3 5 (3.29%) Credit Risk
3 5 (3.29%) Data Centre
3 5 (3.29%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (3.29%) User Experience
4 3 (1.97%) Cloud Native
4 3 (1.97%) Legacy Systems
4 3 (1.97%) NHS
5 2 (1.32%) Algorithms
5 2 (1.32%) Equities
6 1 (0.66%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.66%) Derivative
6 1 (0.66%) Equity Derivative
6 1 (0.66%) Fixed Income
6 1 (0.66%) Hedge funds
6 1 (0.66%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 17 (11.18%) Linux
2 10 (6.58%) Windows
3 3 (1.97%) Android
3 3 (1.97%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (1.32%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (46.71%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (44.74%) Microservices
3 62 (40.79%) DevOps
3 62 (40.79%) Software Engineering
4 41 (26.97%) Event-Driven
4 41 (26.97%) Event-Driven Architecture
4 41 (26.97%) Technical Leadership
5 40 (26.32%) Test Automation
6 36 (23.68%) Code Coverage
6 36 (23.68%) Data Privacy
6 36 (23.68%) Process Management
6 36 (23.68%) UML
7 33 (21.71%) Benchmarking
7 33 (21.71%) Data Protection
7 33 (21.71%) Enterprise Architecture
7 33 (21.71%) Identity Management
7 33 (21.71%) OWASP
7 33 (21.71%) Strategic Roadmap
7 33 (21.71%) Technical Architecture
7 33 (21.71%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 80 (52.63%) Java
2 76 (50.00%) Python
3 67 (44.08%) SQL
4 39 (25.66%) C#
5 36 (23.68%) C++
6 18 (11.84%) JavaScript
7 9 (5.92%) Bash Shell
7 9 (5.92%) T-SQL
8 8 (5.26%) PowerShell
8 8 (5.26%) TypeScript
9 6 (3.95%) Kotlin
10 5 (3.29%) Go
10 5 (3.29%) Java 8
10 5 (3.29%) XPath
11 4 (2.63%) R
12 2 (1.32%) C
12 2 (1.32%) PHP
12 2 (1.32%) Ruby
12 2 (1.32%) Scala
13 1 (0.66%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 48 (31.58%) Degree
2 39 (25.66%) Master's Degree
3 7 (4.61%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (1.97%) DBS Check
4 3 (1.97%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.97%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.66%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.66%) OCP
5 1 (0.66%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (0.66%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (35.53%) QA
2 33 (21.71%) GDPR
3 7 (4.61%) Data Quality
System Software
1 97 (63.82%) Docker
2 8 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.97%) OpenAM
3 3 (1.97%) OpenDJ
4 2 (1.32%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.66%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 75 (49.34%) Kubernetes
2 19 (12.50%) Ansible
3 18 (11.84%) Terraform
4 15 (9.87%) Grafana
5 5 (3.29%) SCOM
6 3 (1.97%) Puppet
7 2 (1.32%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.66%) Consul
8 1 (0.66%) Control-M
8 1 (0.66%) Kibana
8 1 (0.66%) Oracle RMAN
8 1 (0.66%) Prometheus
8 1 (0.66%) Salt
8 1 (0.66%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 67 (44.08%) Oracle
2 8 (5.26%) VMware
3 5 (3.29%) ServiceNow
4 4 (2.63%) Databricks
4 4 (2.63%) Microsoft
5 3 (1.97%) Dynatrace
5 3 (1.97%) ForgeRock
5 3 (1.97%) Google
6 2 (1.32%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.66%) Bloomberg
7 1 (0.66%) DataFlux
7 1 (0.66%) Facebook
7 1 (0.66%) StreamSets
7 1 (0.66%) Talend