Period
to 16 January 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 16 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
16 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 99 108 165
Rank change year-on-year +9 +57 +22
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 125 244 195
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 2.92% 2.67% 1.91%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.75% 9.69% 6.27%
Number of salaries quoted 125 261 199
Median annual salary £72,500 £77,500 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.45% +10.71% -
10th Percentile £53,750 £51,425 £42,750
90th Percentile £105,000 £105,000 £95,000
Central London median annual salary £72,500 £75,000 £72,500
% change year-on-year -3.33% +3.45% +7.41%

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 1,282 2,519 3,108
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 29.98% 27.52% 30.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1,072 2,240 2,815
Median annual salary £72,500 £67,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.41% +3.85% +8.33%
10th Percentile £45,775 £42,500 £41,250
90th Percentile £103,750 £103,750 £96,250
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year +3.70% +3.85% +8.33%

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 16 January 2021.

Salary histogram for PostgreSQL in the City of London

PostgreSQL
Job Locations in the City of London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PostgreSQL within the City of London region over the 6 months to 16 January 2021. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London Bridge - 3 £45,000 -
PostgreSQL
Central London

For the 6 months to 16 January 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 75 (60.00%) Python
2 67 (53.60%) SQL
3 54 (43.20%) Agile Software Development
4 53 (42.40%) Finance
4 53 (42.40%) Docker
5 49 (39.20%) Jenkins
6 47 (37.60%) Linux
7 46 (36.80%) TDD
8 44 (35.20%) Django
8 44 (35.20%) AWS
9 43 (34.40%) BDD
10 41 (32.80%) Puppet
11 39 (31.20%) Software Engineering
12 38 (30.40%) Kubernetes
13 33 (26.40%) DevOps
13 33 (26.40%) Pandas
14 31 (24.80%) Equities
14 31 (24.80%) MySQL
15 28 (22.40%) JavaScript
15 28 (22.40%) Pair Programming
16 25 (20.00%) Java
17 22 (17.60%) Terraform
18 19 (15.20%) Azure
19 18 (14.40%) C++
20 17 (13.60%) Flask
21 16 (12.80%) Fintech
21 16 (12.80%) Ruby
22 15 (12.00%) Apache
23 14 (11.20%) RESTful
23 14 (11.20%) GitLab

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 15 (12.00%) Apache
2 12 (9.60%) Apache Spark
2 12 (9.60%) Elasticsearch
3 7 (5.60%) Apache Airflow
4 1 (0.80%) JBoss
4 1 (0.80%) Red Hat Fuse
4 1 (0.80%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.80%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.80%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 44 (35.20%) AWS
2 19 (15.20%) Azure
3 11 (8.80%) Amazon EC2
3 11 (8.80%) AWS Lambda
3 11 (8.80%) GCP
3 11 (8.80%) Serverless
4 10 (8.00%) SaaS
5 8 (6.40%) Amazon S3
6 7 (5.60%) AWS CloudFormation
7 6 (4.80%) Azure Active Directory
7 6 (4.80%) Azure Data Factory
7 6 (4.80%) Azure Functions
8 4 (3.20%) OpenShift
9 3 (2.40%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 3 (2.40%) AWS Fargate
9 3 (2.40%) Datadog
9 3 (2.40%) PaaS
10 2 (1.60%) Amazon ECS
10 2 (1.60%) GitHub
11 1 (0.80%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.80%) HTTP
2 3 (2.40%) Firewall
3 2 (1.60%) Internet
4 1 (0.80%) Intranet
4 1 (0.80%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (24.80%) MySQL
2 12 (9.60%) Redis
3 11 (8.80%) SQL Server
4 10 (8.00%) Amazon RDS
4 10 (8.00%) Amazon Redshift
4 10 (8.00%) Big Data
4 10 (8.00%) Hadoop
4 10 (8.00%) Relational Database
5 9 (7.20%) NoSQL
6 8 (6.40%) MongoDB
7 7 (5.60%) Bigtable
7 7 (5.60%) Presto
8 6 (4.80%) Azure SQL Database
8 6 (4.80%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (2.40%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 3 (2.40%) BusinessObjects
9 3 (2.40%) Looker
9 3 (2.40%) QlikView
9 3 (2.40%) Tableau
9 3 (2.40%) Yellowfin
Development Applications
1 49 (39.20%) Jenkins
2 14 (11.20%) GitLab
3 11 (8.80%) Git (software)
4 7 (5.60%) TeamCity
5 6 (4.80%) JIRA
6 4 (3.20%) Eclipse
6 4 (3.20%) JIRA Agile
6 4 (3.20%) PyCharm
7 2 (1.60%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (1.60%) Cucumber
7 2 (1.60%) Gatling
7 2 (1.60%) JUnit
7 2 (1.60%) Mockito
7 2 (1.60%) RSpec
7 2 (1.60%) Vagrant
8 1 (0.80%) Capybara
8 1 (0.80%) gulp
8 1 (0.80%) Maven
8 1 (0.80%) Selenium
8 1 (0.80%) webpack
General
1 53 (42.40%) Finance
2 3 (2.40%) Banking
2 3 (2.40%) Marketing
3 2 (1.60%) Law
4 1 (0.80%) Front Office
4 1 (0.80%) Games
Job Titles
1 75 (60.00%) Developer
2 43 (34.40%) Python Developer
3 15 (12.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 14 (11.20%) Senior Developer
5 13 (10.40%) Software Engineer
6 12 (9.60%) Java Engineer
6 12 (9.60%) Senior Python Developer
7 11 (8.80%) Java Developer
7 11 (8.80%) Python Engineer
8 10 (8.00%) Big Data Developer
8 10 (8.00%) Big Data Engineer
8 10 (8.00%) Full Stack Developer
9 9 (7.20%) Architect
9 9 (7.20%) Python Software Engineer
10 8 (6.40%) JavaScript Developer
10 8 (6.40%) Python Developer - Fintech
11 7 (5.60%) Big Data Architect
11 7 (5.60%) Java Architect
11 7 (5.60%) Site Engineer
11 7 (5.60%) Site Reliability Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (35.20%) Django
2 33 (26.40%) Pandas
3 17 (13.60%) Flask
4 14 (11.20%) RESTful
5 12 (9.60%) Web Services
6 11 (8.80%) Celery
6 11 (8.80%) React
7 8 (6.40%) CSS
7 8 (6.40%) HTML
7 8 (6.40%) Node.js
8 7 (5.60%) Apache Beam
8 7 (5.60%) REST
8 7 (5.60%) Ruby on Rails
9 6 (4.80%) HTML5
10 5 (4.00%) J2EE
10 5 (4.00%) jQuery
10 5 (4.00%) JSON
10 5 (4.00%) Spring
10 5 (4.00%) Spring Boot
10 5 (4.00%) SQLAlchemy
Miscellaneous
1 31 (24.80%) Equities
2 11 (8.80%) Greenfield Project
3 5 (4.00%) Algorithms
3 5 (4.00%) Data Centre
3 5 (4.00%) Data Structures
3 5 (4.00%) User Experience
4 4 (3.20%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.40%) Derivative
5 3 (2.40%) Public Cloud
6 1 (0.80%) Cloud Native
6 1 (0.80%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (0.80%) Fixed Income
6 1 (0.80%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.80%) Mobile Payment
6 1 (0.80%) Replication
6 1 (0.80%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 47 (37.60%) Linux
2 6 (4.80%) Windows
3 4 (3.20%) Unix
4 2 (1.60%) VMS
5 1 (0.80%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (43.20%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (36.80%) TDD
3 43 (34.40%) BDD
4 39 (31.20%) Software Engineering
5 33 (26.40%) DevOps
6 28 (22.40%) Pair Programming
7 16 (12.80%) Fintech
8 13 (10.40%) Microservices
8 13 (10.40%) Project Management
9 12 (9.60%) Agile Project Management
9 12 (9.60%) Continuous Integration
9 12 (9.60%) ETL
10 11 (8.80%) Algorithmic Trading
10 11 (8.80%) Computer Science
11 10 (8.00%) Configuration Management
11 10 (8.00%) High Availability
12 9 (7.20%) Infrastructure as Code
12 9 (7.20%) Web Development
13 8 (6.40%) Continuous Delivery
13 8 (6.40%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 75 (60.00%) Python
2 67 (53.60%) SQL
3 28 (22.40%) JavaScript
4 25 (20.00%) Java
5 18 (14.40%) C++
6 16 (12.80%) Ruby
7 12 (9.60%) C#
8 9 (7.20%) PowerShell
9 8 (6.40%) Scala
10 6 (4.80%) PHP
11 5 (4.00%) Bash Shell
12 4 (3.20%) C
12 4 (3.20%) Go
12 4 (3.20%) TypeScript
13 1 (0.80%) ES6
Qualifications
1 10 (8.00%) Degree
2 8 (6.40%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.80%) (ISC)2 CCSP
3 1 (0.80%) CCSP
3 1 (0.80%) CISA
3 1 (0.80%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.80%) CISM
3 1 (0.80%) CRISC
3 1 (0.80%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (8.80%) QA
2 1 (0.80%) GDPR
2 1 (0.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.80%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 53 (42.40%) Docker
2 10 (8.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (2.40%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.80%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 41 (32.80%) Puppet
2 38 (30.40%) Kubernetes
3 22 (17.60%) Terraform
4 12 (9.60%) Ansible
5 10 (8.00%) Opscode Chef
6 6 (4.80%) Failover Clustering
7 3 (2.40%) HAProxy
8 1 (0.80%) Cacti
8 1 (0.80%) CASB
8 1 (0.80%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
8 1 (0.80%) Foglight
8 1 (0.80%) logstash
8 1 (0.80%) Nagios
8 1 (0.80%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 1 (0.80%) Salt
8 1 (0.80%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 8 (6.40%) Oracle
2 6 (4.80%) Microsoft
3 5 (4.00%) Google
4 4 (3.20%) Talend
5 3 (2.40%) Fortinet
5 3 (2.40%) Sybase
5 3 (2.40%) VMware
6 2 (1.60%) Cisco
6 2 (1.60%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.60%) Spotify
7 1 (0.80%) EXASOL
7 1 (0.80%) Facebook