Period
to 22 November 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England 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 22 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PostgreSQL (Postgres)
UK > England
6 months to
22 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 160 184 247
Rank change year-on-year +24 +63 +40
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 2,655 2,876 2,446
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 2.13% 1.90% 1.45%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.92% 6.54% 4.80%
Number of salaries quoted 2,315 2,422 1,932
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.09% -
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,275 £34,219
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £80,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +9.09% -

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 England with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 33,514 44,002 50,951
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 26.83% 29.02% 30.16%
Number of salaries quoted 27,982 36,373 42,342
England median annual salary £52,500 £51,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.94% +3.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £31,875 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -

PostgreSQL
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing PostgreSQL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for PostgreSQL in England

PostgreSQL
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PostgreSQL in England.

Salary trend for PostgreSQL in England

PostgreSQL
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PostgreSQL in England over the 6 months to 22 November 2019.

Salary histogram for PostgreSQL in England

PostgreSQL
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PostgreSQL within the England region over the 6 months to 22 November 2019. 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 +45 1,482 £75,000 +11.11% 260
South East +27 489 £52,500 -4.55% 62
North of England +31 313 £47,500 +5.56% 64
North West +26 164 £51,000 +13.33% 26
East of England +32 144 £52,500 -12.50% 37
Yorkshire +44 118 £47,500 +11.76% 20
South West -53 117 £47,500 -7.77% 25
Midlands -10 104 £45,000 -10.00% 44
East Midlands +30 55 £45,000 +5.88% 22
West Midlands -47 48 £47,500 -5.00% 22
North East +20 31 £42,500 -22.73% 18
PostgreSQL
UK

For the 6 months to 22 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 England region with a requirement for PostgreSQL.

1 1,151 (43.35%) Python
2 1,084 (40.83%) SQL
3 1,065 (40.11%) Agile Software Development
4 1,048 (39.47%) AWS
5 1,004 (37.82%) Java
6 856 (32.24%) JavaScript
7 827 (31.15%) Docker
8 784 (29.53%) MySQL
9 677 (25.50%) Linux
10 666 (25.08%) SQL Server
11 637 (23.99%) Software Engineering
12 611 (23.01%) Git (software)
13 540 (20.34%) Microservices
14 511 (19.25%) Finance
15 485 (18.27%) Oracle
16 468 (17.63%) DevOps
17 427 (16.08%) Kubernetes
18 425 (16.01%) Relational Database
19 413 (15.56%) Azure
20 401 (15.10%) C#
21 399 (15.03%) MongoDB
22 398 (14.99%) NoSQL
23 387 (14.58%) Spring
24 385 (14.50%) GCP
25 376 (14.16%) Jenkins
26 374 (14.09%) React
27 367 (13.82%) TDD
28 364 (13.71%) Node.js
29 359 (13.52%) Web Services
30 337 (12.69%) Analytics

PostgreSQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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
1 229 (8.63%) Elasticsearch
2 201 (7.57%) Apache Spark
3 149 (5.61%) Apache
4 133 (5.01%) Confluence
5 132 (4.97%) nginx
6 107 (4.03%) Tomcat
7 52 (1.96%) JBoss
8 51 (1.92%) Apache Airflow
9 39 (1.47%) GeoServer
10 38 (1.43%) IIS
11 34 (1.28%) Luigi
12 32 (1.21%) SAS
13 29 (1.09%) ArcGIS
13 29 (1.09%) OpenStack
14 23 (0.87%) WordPress
15 21 (0.79%) CMS
15 21 (0.79%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 20 (0.75%) Apache Solr
17 18 (0.68%) SharePoint
18 17 (0.64%) WebLogic
Applications
1 33 (1.24%) Microsoft Excel
2 13 (0.49%) Microsoft Office
3 8 (0.30%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 8 (0.30%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.15%) AutoCAD
5 2 (0.075%) Maya
5 2 (0.075%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.075%) SPSS
5 2 (0.075%) Weka
Business Applications
1 59 (2.22%) FINCAD Analytics
2 11 (0.41%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 6 (0.23%) PolarLake
4 4 (0.15%) Distributed Ledger
4 4 (0.15%) Teamcenter
5 3 (0.11%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (0.075%) Adobe Campaign
6 2 (0.075%) Eikon
6 2 (0.075%) Magento
6 2 (0.075%) Markit EDM
6 2 (0.075%) Odoo
7 1 (0.038%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.038%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.038%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.038%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 1 (0.038%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 1,048 (39.47%) AWS
2 413 (15.56%) Azure
3 385 (14.50%) GCP
4 143 (5.39%) SaaS
5 109 (4.11%) Serverless
6 102 (3.84%) GitHub
7 97 (3.65%) Amazon S3
8 90 (3.39%) AWS Lambda
9 78 (2.94%) AWS CloudFormation
10 73 (2.75%) Amazon EC2
11 69 (2.60%) Amazon SQS
12 65 (2.45%) Power Platform
13 40 (1.51%) Amazon ECS
13 40 (1.51%) PaaS
14 37 (1.39%) Amazon EMR
15 34 (1.28%) IaaS
16 31 (1.17%) OpenShift
17 29 (1.09%) Cloud Computing
17 29 (1.09%) Heroku
18 27 (1.02%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 72 (2.71%) HTTP
2 68 (2.56%) TCP/IP
3 64 (2.41%) Internet
4 52 (1.96%) DNS
5 47 (1.77%) Firewall
6 32 (1.21%) VPN
7 17 (0.64%) DHCP
8 16 (0.60%) SAN
8 16 (0.60%) SSL
9 15 (0.56%) SMTP
10 14 (0.53%) Network Security
11 11 (0.41%) SSH
12 10 (0.38%) NAS
13 9 (0.34%) DSL
13 9 (0.34%) FTP
14 8 (0.30%) Cisco IOS
15 7 (0.26%) AMQP
15 7 (0.26%) Bluetooth
15 7 (0.26%) IPsec
15 7 (0.26%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 784 (29.53%) MySQL
2 666 (25.08%) SQL Server
3 425 (16.01%) Relational Database
4 399 (15.03%) MongoDB
5 398 (14.99%) NoSQL
6 266 (10.02%) Redis
7 200 (7.53%) Big Data
8 198 (7.46%) RDBMS
9 158 (5.95%) Hadoop
10 157 (5.91%) Data Warehouse
11 141 (5.31%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 129 (4.86%) Amazon Aurora
13 116 (4.37%) Amazon Redshift
14 104 (3.92%) Apache Cassandra
15 93 (3.50%) Amazon RDS
16 89 (3.35%) Apache Hive
17 88 (3.31%) Neo4j
18 84 (3.16%) BigQuery
19 81 (3.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 75 (2.82%) Amazon Athena
Development Applications
1 611 (23.01%) Git (software)
2 376 (14.16%) Jenkins
3 210 (7.91%) JIRA
4 174 (6.55%) Maven
5 112 (4.22%) Selenium
6 93 (3.50%) Bitbucket
7 88 (3.31%) webpack
8 84 (3.16%) JUnit
9 78 (2.94%) Cucumber
10 63 (2.37%) Subversion
11 62 (2.34%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 60 (2.26%) GitLab
13 54 (2.03%) Vagrant
14 51 (1.92%) Babel
15 47 (1.77%) TeamCity
16 41 (1.54%) Gradle
16 41 (1.54%) Sonatype Nexus
17 37 (1.39%) JMeter
18 36 (1.36%) CircleCI
19 35 (1.32%) RSpec
General
1 511 (19.25%) Finance
2 205 (7.72%) Banking
3 150 (5.65%) Retail
4 91 (3.43%) Public Sector
5 90 (3.39%) Marketing
6 77 (2.90%) Front Office
7 56 (2.11%) Telecoms
8 53 (2.00%) Games
8 53 (2.00%) Manufacturing
9 34 (1.28%) Advertising
10 32 (1.21%) Legal
11 28 (1.05%) Law
12 25 (0.94%) Publishing
13 23 (0.87%) Electronics
14 16 (0.60%) Investment Banking
15 13 (0.49%) Automotive
16 8 (0.30%) Aerospace
16 8 (0.30%) Local Government
17 6 (0.23%) Back Office
17 6 (0.23%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 1,370 (51.60%) Developer
2 342 (12.88%) Java Developer
3 314 (11.83%) Software Engineer
4 309 (11.64%) Senior Developer
5 305 (11.49%) Python Developer
6 180 (6.78%) DevOps Engineer
7 158 (5.95%) Java Engineer
8 151 (5.69%) Full Stack Developer
9 138 (5.20%) DBA
10 133 (5.01%) Data Engineer
11 122 (4.60%) JavaScript Developer
12 118 (4.44%) Software Developer
13 112 (4.22%) Senior Java Developer
14 111 (4.18%) .NET Developer
15 110 (4.14%) C# Developer
16 108 (4.07%) Java Software Engineer
17 100 (3.77%) AWS Engineer
18 96 (3.62%) Junior
19 93 (3.50%) Developer/Software Engineer
20 92 (3.47%) Python Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 387 (14.58%) Spring
2 374 (14.09%) React
3 364 (13.71%) Node.js
4 359 (13.52%) Web Services
5 315 (11.86%) CSS
6 312 (11.75%) HTML
7 299 (11.26%) Django
8 269 (10.13%) REST
9 268 (10.09%) .NET
10 242 (9.11%) Kafka
11 231 (8.70%) AngularJS
11 231 (8.70%) RESTful
12 209 (7.87%) J2EE
13 192 (7.23%) Spring Boot
14 181 (6.82%) JSON
15 134 (5.05%) XML
16 131 (4.93%) Flask
17 124 (4.67%) Hibernate
18 122 (4.60%) RabbitMQ
19 117 (4.41%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 159 (5.99%) Analytical Skills
2 93 (3.50%) Greenfield Project
3 91 (3.43%) User Experience
4 85 (3.20%) Algorithms
5 81 (3.05%) Mobile App
6 74 (2.79%) Hedge funds
7 72 (2.71%) Derivative
8 69 (2.60%) Fixed Income
8 69 (2.60%) Management Information System
9 66 (2.49%) Pricing Data
10 60 (2.26%) Public Cloud
11 57 (2.15%) Equities
12 52 (1.96%) Data Structures
13 48 (1.81%) Self-Motivation
14 46 (1.73%) Clustering
15 43 (1.62%) Equity Derivative
15 43 (1.62%) Replication
16 38 (1.43%) Linux Command Line
17 33 (1.24%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 28 (1.05%) Cloud Native
Operating Systems
1 677 (25.50%) Linux
2 194 (7.31%) Windows
3 150 (5.65%) Unix
4 86 (3.24%) Android
5 76 (2.86%) CentOS
6 73 (2.75%) Apple iOS
7 68 (2.56%) Windows Server
8 51 (1.92%) Ubuntu
9 42 (1.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 18 (0.68%) Mac OS
11 16 (0.60%) Windows Server 2008
12 14 (0.53%) Windows Server 2012
13 13 (0.49%) Mac OS X
14 12 (0.45%) Windows 7
15 10 (0.38%) Fedora
15 10 (0.38%) Windows 10
16 8 (0.30%) Debian
16 8 (0.30%) Oracle Linux
16 8 (0.30%) Windows 8
17 6 (0.23%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,065 (40.11%) Agile Software Development
2 637 (23.99%) Software Engineering
3 540 (20.34%) Microservices
4 468 (17.63%) DevOps
5 367 (13.82%) TDD
6 337 (12.69%) Analytics
7 320 (12.05%) Problem-Solving
8 304 (11.45%) Continuous Integration
9 303 (11.41%) Scrum
10 256 (9.64%) Mentoring
11 251 (9.45%) Computer Science
12 240 (9.04%) Data Science
13 229 (8.63%) ETL
14 226 (8.51%) Open Source
15 219 (8.25%) Machine Learning
16 218 (8.21%) Fintech
17 201 (7.57%) Test Automation
18 191 (7.19%) Business Intelligence
19 175 (6.59%) Web Development
20 172 (6.48%) Artificial Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 1,151 (43.35%) Python
2 1,084 (40.83%) SQL
3 1,004 (37.82%) Java
4 856 (32.24%) JavaScript
5 401 (15.10%) C#
6 206 (7.76%) Bash Shell
7 197 (7.42%) Go
8 195 (7.34%) PHP
9 175 (6.59%) C++
10 157 (5.91%) Ruby
11 146 (5.50%) Scala
12 133 (5.01%) Java 8
13 120 (4.52%) PowerShell
14 100 (3.77%) C
14 100 (3.77%) TypeScript
15 93 (3.50%) Kotlin
16 88 (3.31%) ES6
17 70 (2.64%) T-SQL
18 58 (2.18%) R
19 57 (2.15%) Lua
Qualifications
1 327 (12.32%) Degree
2 117 (4.41%) Security Cleared
3 111 (4.18%) Computer Science Degree
4 70 (2.64%) SC Cleared
5 19 (0.72%) DV Cleared
6 15 (0.56%) PhD
7 14 (0.53%) AWS Certification
8 9 (0.34%) Numerate Degree
9 7 (0.26%) OCP
9 7 (0.26%) Oracle Certification
10 6 (0.23%) Master's Degree
10 6 (0.23%) Microsoft Certification
10 6 (0.23%) Postgraduate
11 5 (0.19%) ISTQB
12 4 (0.15%) MCSE
13 3 (0.11%) CCNA
13 3 (0.11%) Cisco Certification
13 3 (0.11%) HND
14 2 (0.075%) ISEB
14 2 (0.075%) SAFe Agilist
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 102 (3.84%) QA
2 29 (1.09%) Data Quality
3 24 (0.90%) GDPR
3 24 (0.90%) SLA
4 13 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 9 (0.34%) PCI DSS
6 8 (0.30%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.075%) HL7
8 1 (0.038%) CDISC
8 1 (0.038%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 827 (31.15%) Docker
2 49 (1.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 31 (1.17%) Active Directory
4 30 (1.13%) Varnish
5 24 (0.90%) HDFS
6 21 (0.79%) Oracle RAC
7 20 (0.75%) Firmware
8 17 (0.64%) Hyper-V
8 17 (0.64%) VirtualBox
9 15 (0.56%) KVM
10 11 (0.41%) vSphere
11 10 (0.38%) VMware Workstation
11 10 (0.38%) Xen
12 9 (0.34%) XenApp
13 7 (0.26%) iptables
13 7 (0.26%) NFS
13 7 (0.26%) VMware ESXi
14 6 (0.23%) GridGain
15 5 (0.19%) oVirt
15 5 (0.19%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 427 (16.08%) Kubernetes
2 272 (10.24%) Ansible
3 226 (8.51%) Terraform
4 134 (5.05%) Puppet
5 127 (4.78%) Opscode Chef
6 67 (2.52%) Mesos
7 62 (2.34%) Marathon
8 50 (1.88%) Grafana
9 48 (1.81%) Prometheus
10 29 (1.09%) Docker Swarm
10 29 (1.09%) HAProxy
10 29 (1.09%) Kibana
10 29 (1.09%) logstash
11 28 (1.05%) Data Guard
12 21 (0.79%) Packer
13 20 (0.75%) Icinga
14 18 (0.68%) ZABBIX
15 17 (0.64%) Salt
16 15 (0.56%) LiteSpeed
16 15 (0.56%) Oozie
Vendors
1 485 (18.27%) Oracle
2 285 (10.73%) Microsoft
3 233 (8.78%) Google
4 87 (3.28%) VMware
5 77 (2.90%) Red Hat
6 68 (2.56%) Tableau
7 64 (2.41%) Sybase
8 63 (2.37%) IBM
9 62 (2.34%) Talend
10 57 (2.15%) Bloomberg
11 44 (1.66%) Atlassian
11 44 (1.66%) SAP
12 29 (1.09%) Informatica
13 25 (0.94%) Hortonworks
14 23 (0.87%) Dataiku
14 23 (0.87%) ESRI
15 22 (0.83%) Databricks
15 22 (0.83%) Zend
16 21 (0.79%) Logi
16 21 (0.79%) Logi Analytics