Period
to 21 January 2020

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

PostgreSQL (Postgres)
UK > England
6 months to
21 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 154 168 227
Rank change year-on-year +14 +59 +59
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 2,606 2,943 2,529
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 2.23% 2.10% 1.57%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.33% 7.35% 5.14%
Number of salaries quoted 2,240 2,403 2,017
England median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +9.09% -
10th Percentile £38,750 £36,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £105,000 £90,000 £82,500
UK median annual salary £62,302 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +3.84% +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 31,285 40,030 49,223
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 26.80% 28.55% 30.58%
Number of salaries quoted 25,898 33,138 41,208
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £48,000
% change year-on-year - +9.38% +1.05%

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 21 January 2020.

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 21 January 2020. 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 +43 1,531 £75,000 +15.38% 245
South East +20 463 £55,000 - 77
North of England -3 259 £47,500 -1.99% 60
East of England +5 133 £55,000 -8.33% 34
South West -54 126 £46,750 -9.22% 29
North West -26 118 £47,500 -5.00% 32
Midlands -16 105 £47,500 - 39
Yorkshire +29 95 £55,000 +15.79% 18
West Midlands -22 54 £60,000 +20.00% 17
East Midlands +3 51 £45,000 +12.50% 22
North East +21 46 £45,000 +5.88% 10
PostgreSQL
UK

For the 6 months to 21 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 England region with a requirement for PostgreSQL.

1 1,185 (45.47%) Python
2 1,142 (43.82%) AWS
3 1,087 (41.71%) Agile Software Development
4 1,068 (40.98%) Java
5 1,050 (40.29%) SQL
6 933 (35.80%) JavaScript
7 805 (30.89%) Docker
8 760 (29.16%) Software Engineering
9 730 (28.01%) MySQL
10 647 (24.83%) Linux
11 597 (22.91%) SQL Server
12 585 (22.45%) Finance
13 571 (21.91%) Git (software)
14 520 (19.95%) Microservices
15 484 (18.57%) Kubernetes
16 481 (18.46%) Oracle
17 446 (17.11%) Relational Database
18 435 (16.69%) DevOps
19 415 (15.92%) Azure
20 413 (15.85%) Web Services
21 410 (15.73%) C#
22 406 (15.58%) NoSQL
23 396 (15.20%) TDD
24 392 (15.04%) Analytics
25 380 (14.58%) Spring
26 375 (14.39%) React
27 371 (14.24%) Jenkins
28 348 (13.35%) MongoDB
29 345 (13.24%) Node.js
30 333 (12.78%) CSS

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
1 212 (8.14%) Apache Spark
2 197 (7.56%) Elasticsearch
3 119 (4.57%) Apache
4 102 (3.91%) nginx
5 98 (3.76%) Confluence
6 91 (3.49%) Tomcat
7 74 (2.84%) Apache Airflow
8 48 (1.84%) IIS
9 39 (1.50%) ArcGIS
9 39 (1.50%) Luigi
10 37 (1.42%) GeoServer
10 37 (1.42%) SAS
11 34 (1.30%) JBoss
12 27 (1.04%) OpenStack
13 21 (0.81%) Oracle Spatial
14 18 (0.69%) Drupal
15 15 (0.58%) Jupyter
15 15 (0.58%) WordPress
16 13 (0.50%) Jetty
16 13 (0.50%) WebLogic
Applications
1 29 (1.11%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (0.35%) Microsoft Office
3 8 (0.31%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.19%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (0.077%) Maya
5 2 (0.077%) SPSS
5 2 (0.077%) Weka
5 2 (0.077%) Windchill
6 1 (0.038%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 107 (4.11%) FINCAD Analytics
2 9 (0.35%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 6 (0.23%) PolarLake
4 5 (0.19%) Dynamics CRM
4 5 (0.19%) Payment Gateway
5 2 (0.077%) Eikon
5 2 (0.077%) Markit EDM
5 2 (0.077%) Odoo
5 2 (0.077%) Oracle Cash Management
6 1 (0.038%) Adobe Campaign
6 1 (0.038%) Distributed Ledger
6 1 (0.038%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1,142 (43.82%) AWS
2 415 (15.92%) Azure
3 322 (12.36%) GCP
4 145 (5.56%) SaaS
5 111 (4.26%) Amazon S3
6 93 (3.57%) Amazon SQS
7 91 (3.49%) Amazon EC2
8 90 (3.45%) GitHub
9 80 (3.07%) Serverless
10 63 (2.42%) AWS Lambda
10 63 (2.42%) Power Platform
11 53 (2.03%) AWS CloudFormation
12 47 (1.80%) OpenShift
13 46 (1.77%) Amazon ECS
14 37 (1.42%) Amazon EMR
15 36 (1.38%) Amazon Kinesis
16 30 (1.15%) IaaS
17 28 (1.07%) Cloud Computing
17 28 (1.07%) PaaS
18 25 (0.96%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 69 (2.65%) TCP/IP
2 50 (1.92%) HTTP
3 47 (1.80%) Internet
4 45 (1.73%) Firewall
5 40 (1.53%) DNS
6 23 (0.88%) VPN
7 18 (0.69%) DHCP
8 12 (0.46%) SAN
9 11 (0.42%) SSL
10 9 (0.35%) DSL
10 9 (0.35%) NAS
10 9 (0.35%) ZigBee
11 8 (0.31%) Bluetooth
11 8 (0.31%) Cisco IOS
12 7 (0.27%) LAN
12 7 (0.27%) Network Security
13 6 (0.23%) IPsec
13 6 (0.23%) SMTP
14 5 (0.19%) GPON
15 4 (0.15%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 730 (28.01%) MySQL
2 597 (22.91%) SQL Server
3 446 (17.11%) Relational Database
4 406 (15.58%) NoSQL
5 348 (13.35%) MongoDB
6 256 (9.82%) Redis
7 218 (8.37%) Big Data
8 190 (7.29%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 178 (6.83%) RDBMS
10 170 (6.52%) Hadoop
11 160 (6.14%) Data Warehouse
12 134 (5.14%) Amazon Redshift
13 127 (4.87%) Amazon RDS
14 123 (4.72%) Amazon Athena
15 112 (4.30%) Amazon Aurora
16 87 (3.34%) Neo4j
17 83 (3.18%) Apache Cassandra
18 76 (2.92%) Apache Hive
19 75 (2.88%) GIS
20 70 (2.69%) BigQuery
Development Applications
1 571 (21.91%) Git (software)
2 371 (14.24%) Jenkins
3 177 (6.79%) JIRA
4 162 (6.22%) Maven
5 95 (3.65%) JUnit
6 81 (3.11%) Selenium
7 71 (2.72%) webpack
8 67 (2.57%) Cucumber
9 57 (2.19%) Bitbucket
10 53 (2.03%) Subversion
11 51 (1.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 51 (1.96%) GitLab
12 46 (1.77%) Vagrant
13 43 (1.65%) SonarQube
13 43 (1.65%) TeamCity
14 40 (1.53%) Babel
14 40 (1.53%) Sonatype Nexus
15 38 (1.46%) Mockito
16 35 (1.34%) CircleCI
17 29 (1.11%) Gradle
General
1 585 (22.45%) Finance
2 246 (9.44%) Banking
3 139 (5.33%) Public Sector
4 125 (4.80%) Front Office
5 118 (4.53%) Retail
6 115 (4.41%) Marketing
7 54 (2.07%) Manufacturing
8 52 (2.00%) Telecoms
9 34 (1.30%) Games
10 31 (1.19%) Legal
11 27 (1.04%) Electronics
11 27 (1.04%) Law
12 24 (0.92%) Advertising
13 17 (0.65%) Publishing
14 14 (0.54%) Aerospace
15 12 (0.46%) Back Office
16 10 (0.38%) Investment Banking
17 9 (0.35%) Automotive
17 9 (0.35%) Financial Institution
18 8 (0.31%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 1,231 (47.24%) Developer
2 360 (13.81%) Software Engineer
3 343 (13.16%) Java Developer
4 282 (10.82%) Senior Developer
5 263 (10.09%) Python Developer
6 175 (6.72%) Java Engineer
7 162 (6.22%) DevOps Engineer
8 154 (5.91%) Data Engineer
9 148 (5.68%) Full Stack Developer
10 129 (4.95%) Java Software Engineer
11 110 (4.22%) JavaScript Developer
12 109 (4.18%) Python Engineer
13 108 (4.14%) Senior Java Developer
14 107 (4.11%) C# Developer
15 106 (4.07%) DBA
16 102 (3.91%) Junior
17 100 (3.84%) AWS Engineer
18 99 (3.80%) Software Developer
19 93 (3.57%) .NET Developer
20 86 (3.30%) Developer/Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 413 (15.85%) Web Services
2 380 (14.58%) Spring
3 375 (14.39%) React
4 345 (13.24%) Node.js
5 333 (12.78%) CSS
6 324 (12.43%) HTML
7 310 (11.90%) REST
8 293 (11.24%) RESTful
9 289 (11.09%) Django
10 251 (9.63%) J2EE
11 248 (9.52%) Kafka
12 223 (8.56%) AngularJS
13 201 (7.71%) .NET
14 175 (6.72%) Spring Boot
15 137 (5.26%) JSON
16 135 (5.18%) RabbitMQ
17 134 (5.14%) HTML5
18 125 (4.80%) Flask
19 118 (4.53%) Hibernate
20 116 (4.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 157 (6.02%) Analytical Skills
2 120 (4.60%) Fixed Income
3 119 (4.57%) Derivative
4 116 (4.45%) Hedge funds
5 100 (3.84%) Greenfield Project
6 76 (2.92%) User Experience
7 71 (2.72%) Algorithms
8 66 (2.53%) Mobile App
9 65 (2.49%) Management Information System
10 63 (2.42%) Pricing Data
11 58 (2.23%) Equities
12 55 (2.11%) Data Structures
13 45 (1.73%) Self-Motivation
14 44 (1.69%) Public Cloud
15 43 (1.65%) Equity Derivative
16 31 (1.19%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 31 (1.19%) Replication
17 30 (1.15%) Linux Command Line
18 27 (1.04%) Clustering
19 25 (0.96%) Exotic Derivative
Operating Systems
1 647 (24.83%) Linux
2 158 (6.06%) Unix
3 150 (5.76%) Windows
4 83 (3.18%) Android
5 73 (2.80%) CentOS
6 69 (2.65%) Apple iOS
7 54 (2.07%) Windows Server
8 49 (1.88%) Mac OS X
9 43 (1.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 26 (1.00%) Ubuntu
11 24 (0.92%) Windows Server 2008
12 23 (0.88%) Windows Server 2012
13 20 (0.77%) Fedora
14 16 (0.61%) Windows 7
15 13 (0.50%) Debian
16 11 (0.42%) Windows 10
17 10 (0.38%) Oracle Linux
18 9 (0.35%) Mac OS
19 8 (0.31%) Windows 8
20 6 (0.23%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,087 (41.71%) Agile Software Development
2 760 (29.16%) Software Engineering
3 520 (19.95%) Microservices
4 435 (16.69%) DevOps
5 396 (15.20%) TDD
6 392 (15.04%) Analytics
7 323 (12.39%) Mentoring
7 323 (12.39%) Scrum
8 307 (11.78%) Problem-Solving
9 303 (11.63%) Data Science
10 264 (10.13%) Continuous Integration
11 251 (9.63%) Test Automation
12 248 (9.52%) Computer Science
13 236 (9.06%) Fintech
14 235 (9.02%) ETL
15 230 (8.83%) Open Source
16 221 (8.48%) Machine Learning
17 198 (7.60%) Data Analytics
18 193 (7.41%) Artificial Intelligence
19 192 (7.37%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 1,185 (45.47%) Python
2 1,068 (40.98%) Java
3 1,050 (40.29%) SQL
4 933 (35.80%) JavaScript
5 410 (15.73%) C#
6 207 (7.94%) PHP
7 197 (7.56%) C++
8 175 (6.72%) Go
9 165 (6.33%) Bash Shell
10 164 (6.29%) Java 8
11 160 (6.14%) Scala
12 155 (5.95%) Kotlin
13 137 (5.26%) Ruby
14 122 (4.68%) TypeScript
15 100 (3.84%) PowerShell
16 83 (3.18%) ES6
17 75 (2.88%) C
18 71 (2.72%) R
19 59 (2.26%) T-SQL
20 58 (2.23%) Perl
Qualifications
1 298 (11.44%) Degree
2 114 (4.37%) Computer Science Degree
3 102 (3.91%) Security Cleared
4 70 (2.69%) SC Cleared
5 37 (1.42%) PhD
6 23 (0.88%) DV Cleared
7 19 (0.73%) AWS Certification
8 9 (0.35%) HND
9 8 (0.31%) Numerate Degree
10 6 (0.23%) Microsoft Certification
10 6 (0.23%) OCP
10 6 (0.23%) Oracle Certification
10 6 (0.23%) Postgraduate
11 5 (0.19%) Master's Degree
12 4 (0.15%) ISTQB
12 4 (0.15%) MCSE
13 3 (0.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 3 (0.12%) SAFe Agilist
14 2 (0.077%) CCNA
14 2 (0.077%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 163 (6.25%) QA
2 38 (1.46%) Data Quality
3 27 (1.04%) GDPR
4 26 (1.00%) SLA
5 16 (0.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 14 (0.54%) PCI DSS
7 6 (0.23%) ISO 9001
8 4 (0.15%) HL7
9 3 (0.12%) CDISC
10 2 (0.077%) NCSC
System Software
1 805 (30.89%) Docker
2 56 (2.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 49 (1.88%) Active Directory
4 23 (0.88%) HDFS
5 19 (0.73%) vSphere
6 18 (0.69%) Postfix
6 18 (0.69%) Varnish
6 18 (0.69%) VirtualBox
6 18 (0.69%) XenApp
7 16 (0.61%) Firmware
7 16 (0.61%) Oracle RAC
8 11 (0.42%) Hyper-V
9 10 (0.38%) KVM
10 9 (0.35%) iptables
11 7 (0.27%) NFS
11 7 (0.27%) Xen
12 6 (0.23%) GridGain
12 6 (0.23%) VMware ESXi
13 4 (0.15%) Virtual Machines
14 3 (0.12%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 484 (18.57%) Kubernetes
2 256 (9.82%) Terraform
3 243 (9.32%) Ansible
4 102 (3.91%) Puppet
5 91 (3.49%) Opscode Chef
6 46 (1.77%) Grafana
6 46 (1.77%) Prometheus
7 45 (1.73%) Mesos
8 42 (1.61%) Marathon
9 31 (1.19%) Docker Swarm
10 30 (1.15%) logstash
11 27 (1.04%) HAProxy
12 25 (0.96%) Kibana
13 23 (0.88%) Data Guard
13 23 (0.88%) Packer
13 23 (0.88%) SCOM
14 17 (0.65%) Oozie
14 17 (0.65%) ZABBIX
15 15 (0.58%) Foglight
15 15 (0.58%) LiteSpeed
Vendors
1 481 (18.46%) Oracle
2 268 (10.28%) Microsoft
3 245 (9.40%) Google
4 105 (4.03%) Bloomberg
5 89 (3.42%) VMware
6 84 (3.22%) Red Hat
7 79 (3.03%) Tableau
8 76 (2.92%) Sybase
9 55 (2.11%) SAP
10 53 (2.03%) Talend
11 51 (1.96%) IBM
12 40 (1.53%) Cloudera
13 33 (1.27%) Atlassian
13 33 (1.27%) Zend
14 32 (1.23%) ESRI
15 30 (1.15%) Dataiku
16 29 (1.11%) Hortonworks
17 26 (1.00%) Informatica
18 24 (0.92%) Databricks
19 19 (0.73%) Citrix