Period
to 9 July 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 9 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PostgreSQL (Postgres)
UK > England
6 months to
9 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 167 186 207
Rank change year-on-year +19 +21 +48
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 1,527 2,624 2,864
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 2.13% 1.93% 1.73%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.87% 7.00% 5.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1,441 2,445 2,511
Median annual salary £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.04% -4.17% +12.68%
10th Percentile £40,000 £35,000 £36,000
90th Percentile £116,250 £86,250 £87,500
UK median annual salary £65,000 £56,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +16.07% -2.61% +9.52%

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 19,406 37,506 50,620
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 27.04% 27.56% 30.50%
Number of salaries quoted 15,986 31,022 41,530
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £86,250 £82,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.77% +4.00% +5.26%

PostgreSQL
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for PostgreSQL in England

PostgreSQL
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing PostgreSQL in England.

Salary trend for PostgreSQL in England

PostgreSQL
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing PostgreSQL in England over the 6 months to 9 July 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 9 July 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 +39 900 £75,000 +7.14% 110
South East +6 248 £57,500 +9.52% 30
North of England +20 158 £50,000 +11.11% 28
South West +54 98 £53,750 +7.50% 9
East of England +40 82 £60,000 +9.09% 6
North West +18 79 £50,000 +3.17% 12
Midlands +15 58 £57,500 +35.29% 9
Yorkshire +28 48 £52,500 +16.67% 12
West Midlands +53 35 £60,000 +41.18% 4
North East +30 31 £47,500 +5.56% 4
East Midlands +23 23 £45,000 +5.88% 5
PostgreSQL
UK

For the 6 months to 9 July 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.

1 744 (48.72%) Python
2 697 (45.65%) Java
3 659 (43.16%) AWS
4 641 (41.98%) SQL
5 598 (39.16%) Agile Software Development
6 586 (38.38%) JavaScript
7 498 (32.61%) Docker
8 454 (29.73%) Software Engineering
9 443 (29.01%) MySQL
10 384 (25.15%) SQL Server
11 368 (24.10%) Microservices
12 355 (23.25%) Kubernetes
13 351 (22.99%) DevOps
14 341 (22.33%) Linux
15 337 (22.07%) Git (software)
16 335 (21.94%) Finance
17 311 (20.37%) Azure
18 309 (20.24%) Oracle
19 300 (19.65%) Web Services
20 298 (19.52%) Jenkins
21 285 (18.66%) TDD
22 269 (17.62%) MongoDB
23 247 (16.18%) REST
24 241 (15.78%) RESTful
24 241 (15.78%) CSS
25 240 (15.72%) Node.js
26 235 (15.39%) C#
27 233 (15.26%) HTML
28 227 (14.87%) NoSQL
29 223 (14.60%) Mentoring

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
1 136 (8.91%) Apache
2 109 (7.14%) Elasticsearch
3 96 (6.29%) Apache Spark
4 76 (4.98%) Tomcat
5 68 (4.45%) Confluence
6 52 (3.41%) Apache Airflow
7 50 (3.27%) nginx
8 33 (2.16%) Luigi
9 26 (1.70%) Oracle Spatial
10 22 (1.44%) ArcGIS
11 15 (0.98%) IIS
12 14 (0.92%) OpenStack
13 13 (0.85%) WildFly
14 11 (0.72%) Jupyter
14 11 (0.72%) Oracle Workflow
15 9 (0.59%) Tornado
16 8 (0.52%) CMS
16 8 (0.52%) GeoServer
17 7 (0.46%) JBoss
17 7 (0.46%) WordPress
Applications
1 13 (0.85%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (0.26%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (0.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 4 (0.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 49 (3.21%) FINCAD Analytics
2 12 (0.79%) Payment Gateway
3 6 (0.39%) Magento
4 5 (0.33%) Dynamics CRM
5 4 (0.26%) Eikon
6 2 (0.13%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.065%) Adobe Campaign
7 1 (0.065%) Distributed Ledger
7 1 (0.065%) NetSuite
7 1 (0.065%) Oracle Utilities
7 1 (0.065%) Ripple
7 1 (0.065%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 659 (43.16%) AWS
2 311 (20.37%) Azure
3 221 (14.47%) GCP
4 160 (10.48%) Serverless
5 144 (9.43%) AWS Lambda
6 142 (9.30%) Amazon EC2
7 116 (7.60%) Amazon ECS
8 113 (7.40%) Amazon S3
9 94 (6.16%) SaaS
10 61 (3.99%) Amazon SQS
11 59 (3.86%) GitHub
12 56 (3.67%) Apigee
13 41 (2.69%) Power Platform
14 35 (2.29%) Amazon EMR
15 31 (2.03%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 30 (1.96%) Heroku
16 30 (1.96%) OpenShift
17 29 (1.90%) AWS CloudFormation
18 24 (1.57%) Azure Data Factory
18 24 (1.57%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 34 (2.23%) TCP/IP
2 33 (2.16%) HTTP
3 16 (1.05%) VPN
4 14 (0.92%) Firewall
4 14 (0.92%) Internet
5 11 (0.72%) DNS
6 10 (0.65%) NAS
7 9 (0.59%) SAN
7 9 (0.59%) Skype
8 6 (0.39%) FIX Connectivity
8 6 (0.39%) FTP
8 6 (0.39%) SMTP
8 6 (0.39%) SSL
8 6 (0.39%) VoIP
9 5 (0.33%) IMAP
10 4 (0.26%) STUN
10 4 (0.26%) Wireshark
11 3 (0.20%) Broadband
11 3 (0.20%) HTTPS
11 3 (0.20%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 443 (29.01%) MySQL
2 384 (25.15%) SQL Server
3 269 (17.62%) MongoDB
4 227 (14.87%) NoSQL
5 219 (14.34%) Relational Database
6 177 (11.59%) Redis
7 169 (11.07%) Amazon Redshift
8 130 (8.51%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 124 (8.12%) Big Data
10 117 (7.66%) Data Warehouse
11 116 (7.60%) Amazon RDS
12 91 (5.96%) Hadoop
13 69 (4.52%) RDBMS
14 68 (4.45%) Apache Cassandra
15 57 (3.73%) Amazon Athena
16 44 (2.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 41 (2.69%) Power BI
18 37 (2.42%) BigQuery
18 37 (2.42%) Oracle Database
19 33 (2.16%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 337 (22.07%) Git (software)
2 298 (19.52%) Jenkins
3 135 (8.84%) Maven
4 122 (7.99%) JIRA
5 88 (5.76%) JUnit
6 84 (5.50%) GitLab
7 69 (4.52%) Artifactory
8 62 (4.06%) SonarQube
9 49 (3.21%) Mockito
9 49 (3.21%) Selenium
10 46 (3.01%) DbUnit
11 43 (2.82%) jMock
12 37 (2.42%) Cucumber
13 32 (2.10%) webpack
14 29 (1.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 29 (1.90%) Subversion
15 27 (1.77%) CircleCI
16 24 (1.57%) Bitbucket
16 24 (1.57%) Sonatype Nexus
17 23 (1.51%) Gradle
General
1 335 (21.94%) Finance
2 185 (12.12%) Banking
3 90 (5.89%) Public Sector
4 76 (4.98%) Marketing
5 59 (3.86%) Front Office
6 55 (3.60%) Back Office
7 47 (3.08%) Retail
8 35 (2.29%) Law
8 35 (2.29%) Manufacturing
9 28 (1.83%) Games
9 28 (1.83%) Telecoms
10 20 (1.31%) Electronics
11 12 (0.79%) Financial Institution
12 11 (0.72%) Aerospace
13 10 (0.65%) Advertising
14 9 (0.59%) Police
15 7 (0.46%) Legal
16 4 (0.26%) German Language
17 2 (0.13%) Billing
17 2 (0.13%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 646 (42.31%) Developer
2 182 (11.92%) Java Developer
3 178 (11.66%) Software Engineer
4 143 (9.36%) Python Developer
5 126 (8.25%) Senior Developer
6 117 (7.66%) Data Engineer
7 93 (6.09%) Full Stack Developer
8 82 (5.37%) Java Engineer
9 75 (4.91%) Python Engineer
10 69 (4.52%) Finance Manager
11 67 (4.39%) DevOps Engineer
12 65 (4.26%) Architect
12 65 (4.26%) Development Manager
13 62 (4.06%) Engineering Manager
14 58 (3.80%) Java Software Engineer
15 56 (3.67%) DBA
16 52 (3.41%) C# Developer
17 50 (3.27%) React Developer
18 45 (2.95%) .NET Developer
18 45 (2.95%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 300 (19.65%) Web Services
2 247 (16.18%) REST
3 241 (15.78%) CSS
3 241 (15.78%) RESTful
4 240 (15.72%) Node.js
5 233 (15.26%) HTML
6 187 (12.25%) Spring
7 184 (12.05%) React
8 161 (10.54%) AngularJS
9 157 (10.28%) .NET
10 153 (10.02%) Django
11 134 (8.78%) Kafka
12 122 (7.99%) RabbitMQ
13 119 (7.79%) J2EE
14 111 (7.27%) Flask
15 106 (6.94%) HTML5
16 95 (6.22%) gRPC
17 83 (5.44%) XML
18 77 (5.04%) SOAP
19 75 (4.91%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 143 (9.36%) Hedge funds
2 85 (5.57%) Analytical Skills
3 73 (4.78%) User Experience
4 57 (3.73%) Greenfield Project
5 56 (3.67%) Fixed Income
6 53 (3.47%) Data Structures
7 50 (3.27%) Mobile App
8 49 (3.21%) Derivative
9 43 (2.82%) Self-Motivation
10 39 (2.55%) Algorithms
11 38 (2.49%) Linux Command Line
12 32 (2.10%) Data Centre
13 28 (1.83%) Management Information System
14 27 (1.77%) Cloud Native
15 25 (1.64%) Replication
16 22 (1.44%) Clustering
17 21 (1.38%) Enterprise Software
17 21 (1.38%) PKI
18 17 (1.11%) Public Cloud
19 14 (0.92%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 341 (22.33%) Linux
2 103 (6.75%) Windows
3 90 (5.89%) Unix
4 50 (3.27%) CentOS
5 43 (2.82%) Android
6 34 (2.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 33 (2.16%) Apple iOS
7 33 (2.16%) Mac OS X
8 25 (1.64%) Windows Server
9 23 (1.51%) Debian
10 19 (1.24%) Ubuntu
11 17 (1.11%) CoreOS
12 10 (0.65%) Solaris
13 9 (0.59%) Oracle Linux
14 7 (0.46%) Mac OS
15 6 (0.39%) SUSE
15 6 (0.39%) Windows 10
16 4 (0.26%) Fedora
16 4 (0.26%) VMS
16 4 (0.26%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 598 (39.16%) Agile Software Development
2 454 (29.73%) Software Engineering
3 368 (24.10%) Microservices
4 351 (22.99%) DevOps
5 285 (18.66%) TDD
6 223 (14.60%) Mentoring
7 218 (14.28%) Analytics
8 184 (12.05%) Continuous Integration
9 168 (11.00%) Scrum
10 162 (10.61%) Computer Science
11 156 (10.22%) Asset Management
12 145 (9.50%) Investment Management
13 143 (9.36%) Problem-Solving
14 141 (9.23%) Data Science
15 139 (9.10%) Open Source
16 137 (8.97%) Test Automation
17 133 (8.71%) Machine Learning
18 131 (8.58%) BDD
19 124 (8.12%) OO
20 114 (7.47%) Fintech
Programming Languages
1 744 (48.72%) Python
2 697 (45.65%) Java
3 641 (41.98%) SQL
4 586 (38.38%) JavaScript
5 235 (15.39%) C#
6 162 (10.61%) C++
7 136 (8.91%) PHP
8 103 (6.75%) Bash Shell
9 102 (6.68%) TypeScript
10 99 (6.48%) Scala
11 98 (6.42%) Ruby
12 93 (6.09%) Java 8
13 87 (5.70%) Go
14 78 (5.11%) Kotlin
15 47 (3.08%) C
16 42 (2.75%) PowerShell
16 42 (2.75%) R
17 36 (2.36%) PL/SQL
18 35 (2.29%) Perl
19 32 (2.10%) ES6
Qualifications
1 194 (12.70%) Degree
2 112 (7.33%) Security Cleared
3 90 (5.89%) Computer Science Degree
4 66 (4.32%) SC Cleared
5 30 (1.96%) Sun Certification
6 20 (1.31%) DV Cleared
7 13 (0.85%) HND
7 13 (0.85%) PhD
8 11 (0.72%) Numerate Degree
9 5 (0.33%) AWS Certification
9 5 (0.33%) CESG Certified Professional
10 4 (0.26%) DBS Check
10 4 (0.26%) HNC
10 4 (0.26%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (0.26%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 3 (0.20%) BPSS Clearance
12 2 (0.13%) BC Cleared
12 2 (0.13%) ISTQB
12 2 (0.13%) MCSA
12 2 (0.13%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 97 (6.35%) QA
2 13 (0.85%) PCI DSS
3 11 (0.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 9 (0.59%) Data Quality
5 7 (0.46%) NIST
5 7 (0.46%) SLA
6 3 (0.20%) GDPR
6 3 (0.20%) PMO
7 2 (0.13%) Actionable Recommendations
8 1 (0.065%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 498 (32.61%) Docker
2 59 (3.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 47 (3.08%) Active Directory
4 36 (2.36%) vSphere
5 14 (0.92%) VirtualBox
6 13 (0.85%) GlusterFS
6 13 (0.85%) Postfix
7 5 (0.33%) LXC
7 5 (0.33%) Varnish
8 4 (0.26%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 4 (0.26%) Hyper-V
8 4 (0.26%) Virtual Servers
9 3 (0.20%) Gluster
9 3 (0.20%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 2 (0.13%) Firmware
10 2 (0.13%) NFS
10 2 (0.13%) Samba
10 2 (0.13%) Shibboleth
10 2 (0.13%) Squid
10 2 (0.13%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 355 (23.25%) Kubernetes
2 126 (8.25%) Terraform
3 106 (6.94%) Ansible
4 34 (2.23%) Opscode Chef
5 29 (1.90%) Puppet
6 21 (1.38%) Nagios
7 18 (1.18%) Prometheus
8 14 (0.92%) Grafana
9 12 (0.79%) NetIQ Identity Manager
10 11 (0.72%) logstash
11 10 (0.65%) Kibana
11 10 (0.65%) ZABBIX
12 9 (0.59%) Failover Clustering
13 8 (0.52%) Packer
13 8 (0.52%) Salt
14 6 (0.39%) Docker Swarm
14 6 (0.39%) Graylog
14 6 (0.39%) Istio
14 6 (0.39%) Oozie
14 6 (0.39%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 309 (20.24%) Oracle
2 195 (12.77%) Google
3 139 (9.10%) Microsoft
4 75 (4.91%) VMware
5 55 (3.60%) Bloomberg
6 43 (2.82%) Red Hat
7 31 (2.03%) Tableau
8 24 (1.57%) ESRI
9 23 (1.51%) New Relic
9 23 (1.51%) SAP
10 20 (1.31%) Talend
11 19 (1.24%) CrowdStrike
12 18 (1.18%) Zend
13 17 (1.11%) IBM
14 16 (1.05%) Salesforce.com
15 15 (0.98%) NetIQ
15 15 (0.98%) Splunk
16 13 (0.85%) Atlassian
16 13 (0.85%) ServiceNow
16 13 (0.85%) Sybase