Period
to 18 January 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 18 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
18 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 113 167 180
Rank change year-on-year +54 +13 +77
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 242 191 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 2.65% 1.86% 1.53%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.75% 6.16% 4.97%
Number of salaries quoted 225 179 148
City of London median annual salary £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% - +16.67%
10th Percentile £50,000 £42,750 £47,500
90th Percentile £107,500 £95,000 £91,125
Central London median annual salary £75,000 £70,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year +7.14% +3.70% +12.50%

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 2,483 3,102 3,221
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 27.22% 30.20% 30.86%
Number of salaries quoted 2,188 2,793 2,897
City of London median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.85% +8.33% +4.35%
10th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £41,250
90th Percentile £104,125 £96,250 £88,750
Central London median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +3.85% +8.33% +4.35%

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 18 January 2020.

Salary histogram for PostgreSQL in the City of London

For the 6 months to 18 January 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.

1 164 (67.77%) Python
2 124 (51.24%) SQL
3 109 (45.04%) AWS
4 98 (40.50%) Docker
5 81 (33.47%) Linux
6 78 (32.23%) Java
7 67 (27.69%) Agile Software Development
8 66 (27.27%) Finance
8 66 (27.27%) Relational Database
9 62 (25.62%) Fintech
9 62 (25.62%) JavaScript
10 60 (24.79%) Django
10 60 (24.79%) DevOps
11 57 (23.55%) Software Engineering
12 52 (21.49%) SQL Server
13 51 (21.07%) GCP
14 47 (19.42%) ETL
15 45 (18.60%) Kubernetes
16 44 (18.18%) MySQL
17 40 (16.53%) Data Science
18 35 (14.46%) CSS
18 35 (14.46%) HTML
18 35 (14.46%) Data Warehouse
19 34 (14.05%) Google
19 34 (14.05%) Elasticsearch
20 33 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
21 31 (12.81%) Ansible
21 31 (12.81%) Azure
21 31 (12.81%) Problem-Solving
22 30 (12.40%) Visualisation

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 34 (14.05%) Elasticsearch
2 21 (8.68%) Apache Spark
3 16 (6.61%) Apache Airflow
3 16 (6.61%) nginx
4 11 (4.55%) Luigi
5 8 (3.31%) Apache
6 6 (2.48%) OpenStack
7 4 (1.65%) Jupyter
8 3 (1.24%) SAS
9 2 (0.83%) Apache Solr
9 2 (0.83%) CMS
9 2 (0.83%) Confluence
10 1 (0.41%) CICS
10 1 (0.41%) Hyperledger
10 1 (0.41%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.41%) Tornado
10 1 (0.41%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.41%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 6 (2.48%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.41%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (1.65%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 4 (1.65%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 109 (45.04%) AWS
2 51 (21.07%) GCP
3 31 (12.81%) Azure
4 24 (9.92%) Power Platform
5 11 (4.55%) AWS CloudFormation
6 8 (3.31%) AWS Lambda
6 8 (3.31%) GitHub
6 8 (3.31%) Serverless
7 7 (2.89%) Amazon S3
8 6 (2.48%) Amazon EC2
8 6 (2.48%) Azure Stack
8 6 (2.48%) Heroku
9 5 (2.07%) Amazon EMR
9 5 (2.07%) SaaS
10 2 (0.83%) Amazon ECS
10 2 (0.83%) Amazon SageMaker
10 2 (0.83%) Azure Data Factory
10 2 (0.83%) Datadog
10 2 (0.83%) WhatsApp
11 1 (0.41%) AWS Fargate
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.13%) HTTP
2 3 (1.24%) VPN
3 2 (0.83%) OpenVPN
4 1 (0.41%) Broadband
4 1 (0.41%) DNS
4 1 (0.41%) Firewall
4 1 (0.41%) LAN
4 1 (0.41%) SSH
4 1 (0.41%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (27.27%) Relational Database
2 52 (21.49%) SQL Server
3 44 (18.18%) MySQL
4 35 (14.46%) Data Warehouse
5 27 (11.16%) NoSQL
6 25 (10.33%) Big Data
7 24 (9.92%) Power BI
8 17 (7.02%) Pentaho
8 17 (7.02%) RDBMS
9 16 (6.61%) BigQuery
10 15 (6.20%) Looker
10 15 (6.20%) MongoDB
10 15 (6.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 14 (5.79%) Amazon RDS
12 13 (5.37%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 13 (5.37%) Amazon Redshift
13 12 (4.96%) Hadoop
13 12 (4.96%) Redis
14 11 (4.55%) HBase
14 11 (4.55%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 29 (11.98%) Git (software)
2 24 (9.92%) Jenkins
3 13 (5.37%) Vagrant
4 11 (4.55%) GoCD
5 8 (3.31%) Maven
6 7 (2.89%) Sonatype Nexus
6 7 (2.89%) TeamCity
7 6 (2.48%) Bitbucket
7 6 (2.48%) Octopus Deploy
7 6 (2.48%) Oracle APEX
8 5 (2.07%) JIRA
8 5 (2.07%) webpack
9 4 (1.65%) Grunt
9 4 (1.65%) gulp
9 4 (1.65%) Visual Studio
10 3 (1.24%) Subversion
11 2 (0.83%) GitLab
11 2 (0.83%) SonarQube
12 1 (0.41%) Liquibase
12 1 (0.41%) Travis CI
General
1 66 (27.27%) Finance
2 15 (6.20%) Retail
3 9 (3.72%) Telecoms
4 6 (2.48%) Advertising
4 6 (2.48%) Banking
4 6 (2.48%) Legal
5 5 (2.07%) Publishing
6 3 (1.24%) Law
6 3 (1.24%) Marketing
7 2 (0.83%) Public Sector
8 1 (0.41%) Games
8 1 (0.41%) Retail Finance
Job Titles
1 110 (45.45%) Developer
2 50 (20.66%) Python Developer
3 45 (18.60%) Senior Developer
4 28 (11.57%) Software Engineer
5 22 (9.09%) Data Engineer
5 22 (9.09%) Python Engineer
6 19 (7.85%) Database Engineer
7 18 (7.44%) Senior Python Developer
8 15 (6.20%) Python Developer - Fintech
9 14 (5.79%) DBA
9 14 (5.79%) DevOps Engineer
10 13 (5.37%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 13 (5.37%) Full Stack Developer
10 13 (5.37%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
11 12 (4.96%) Django Developer
11 12 (4.96%) Python/Django Developer
11 12 (4.96%) Senior Software Engineer
12 11 (4.55%) Java Developer
12 11 (4.55%) SQL DBA
13 10 (4.13%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (24.79%) Django
2 35 (14.46%) CSS
2 35 (14.46%) HTML
3 30 (12.40%) React
4 29 (11.98%) Flask
5 28 (11.57%) REST
6 22 (9.09%) HTML5
7 19 (7.85%) Kafka
7 19 (7.85%) Spring
8 18 (7.44%) Node.js
8 18 (7.44%) Web Services
9 17 (7.02%) AngularJS
9 17 (7.02%) Vue.js
10 15 (6.20%) scikit-learn
11 14 (5.79%) Pandas
11 14 (5.79%) RESTful
12 9 (3.72%) GraphQL
12 9 (3.72%) WebSockets
13 8 (3.31%) SOAP
13 8 (3.31%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 33 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (8.68%) Management Information System
3 14 (5.79%) Greenfield Project
4 11 (4.55%) Algorithms
4 11 (4.55%) Mobile Payment
5 9 (3.72%) Data Structures
6 7 (2.89%) User Experience
7 6 (2.48%) Private Cloud
7 6 (2.48%) Public Cloud
8 4 (1.65%) FMCG
8 4 (1.65%) Linux Command Line
8 4 (1.65%) Robotics
8 4 (1.65%) Social Media
9 2 (0.83%) Video\Live Streaming
10 1 (0.41%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.41%) Hedge funds
10 1 (0.41%) IBM Mainframe
10 1 (0.41%) Mainframe
10 1 (0.41%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.41%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 81 (33.47%) Linux
2 15 (6.20%) Windows
3 10 (4.13%) Windows Server
4 7 (2.89%) CentOS
4 7 (2.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (2.48%) Mac OS
6 4 (1.65%) Ubuntu
7 2 (0.83%) Unix
8 1 (0.41%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (0.41%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (27.69%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (25.62%) Fintech
3 60 (24.79%) DevOps
4 57 (23.55%) Software Engineering
5 47 (19.42%) ETL
6 40 (16.53%) Data Science
7 31 (12.81%) Problem-Solving
8 30 (12.40%) Business Intelligence
8 30 (12.40%) Visualisation
9 29 (11.98%) MVC
10 27 (11.16%) Machine Learning
11 26 (10.74%) Analytics
11 26 (10.74%) Open Source
12 25 (10.33%) Microservices
13 24 (9.92%) Scrum
14 20 (8.26%) Test Automation
15 19 (7.85%) High Availability
16 18 (7.44%) Data Analysis
17 16 (6.61%) Configuration Management
18 15 (6.20%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 164 (67.77%) Python
2 124 (51.24%) SQL
3 78 (32.23%) Java
4 62 (25.62%) JavaScript
5 19 (7.85%) Scala
5 19 (7.85%) T-SQL
6 18 (7.44%) Bash Shell
7 16 (6.61%) Go
8 15 (6.20%) C#
9 12 (4.96%) TypeScript
10 10 (4.13%) Ruby
11 9 (3.72%) Kotlin
12 8 (3.31%) Java 8
13 7 (2.89%) Groovy
13 7 (2.89%) R
14 6 (2.48%) Korn
14 6 (2.48%) PL/SQL
15 5 (2.07%) C++
15 5 (2.07%) VB
16 4 (1.65%) PHP
Qualifications
1 14 (5.79%) Degree
2 3 (1.24%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.41%) AWS Certification
3 1 (0.41%) ISEB
3 1 (0.41%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.41%) PhD
3 1 (0.41%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.41%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.72%) Data Quality
2 5 (2.07%) QA
3 4 (1.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.24%) GDPR
5 2 (0.83%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 98 (40.50%) Docker
2 7 (2.89%) KVM
3 6 (2.48%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (1.65%) HDFS
5 1 (0.41%) ACF2
5 1 (0.41%) oVirt
5 1 (0.41%) QEMU
5 1 (0.41%) RACF
Systems Management
1 45 (18.60%) Kubernetes
2 31 (12.81%) Ansible
3 19 (7.85%) Terraform
4 9 (3.72%) Grafana
5 7 (2.89%) Prometheus
6 6 (2.48%) Data Guard
6 6 (2.48%) Opscode Chef
6 6 (2.48%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 6 (2.48%) Oracle RMAN
6 6 (2.48%) Packer
6 6 (2.48%) Puppet
7 5 (2.07%) Oozie
7 5 (2.07%) Salt
8 4 (1.65%) Docker Swarm
8 4 (1.65%) Kibana
9 3 (1.24%) Matomo
10 1 (0.41%) HP ALM
10 1 (0.41%) logstash
Vendors
1 34 (14.05%) Google
2 18 (7.44%) Oracle
3 17 (7.02%) Informatica
4 15 (6.20%) Microsoft
4 15 (6.20%) Tableau
5 14 (5.79%) Talend
6 12 (4.96%) Red Hat
6 12 (4.96%) VMware
7 7 (2.89%) IBM
8 6 (2.48%) Veeam
9 5 (2.07%) Salesforce.com
9 5 (2.07%) SAP
9 5 (2.07%) Sybase
10 4 (1.65%) Cognos
11 2 (0.83%) Greenplum
12 1 (0.41%) Alias
12 1 (0.41%) Apple
12 1 (0.41%) HP
12 1 (0.41%) Rackspace
12 1 (0.41%) Twitter