Period
to 19 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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 19 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PostgreSQL (Postgres)
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 154 180 179
Rank change year-on-year +26 -1 -1
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 63 36 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 1.41% 0.82% 1.01%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.75% 3.03% 3.36%
Number of salaries quoted 56 36 48
Hertfordshire median annual salary £60,000 £65,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.69% +23.81% -4.55%
10th Percentile £41,875 £42,500 £39,375
90th Percentile £67,500 £72,500 £58,750
East of England median annual salary £50,750 £58,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year -13.62% +17.50% +31.58%

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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Hertfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 1,327 1,187 1,518
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 29.63% 27.02% 29.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1,132 990 1,308
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.70% +2.22%
10th Percentile £32,000 £31,250 £26,925
90th Percentile £68,750 £72,500 £68,750
East of England median annual salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.33% - +5.88%

PostgreSQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for PostgreSQL in Hertfordshire

PostgreSQL
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Salary trend for PostgreSQL in Hertfordshire

PostgreSQL
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PostgreSQL in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 19 January 2018.

Salary histogram for PostgreSQL in Hertfordshire

PostgreSQL
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PostgreSQL within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 19 January 2018. 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
Watford +15 14 £60,000 +33.33%
St Albans +9 10 £85,000 +54.55% 1
Hatfield +4 9 £60,000 -11.11% 1
Hemel Hempstead -1 9 £50,000 -9.09% 3
Cheshunt - 9 £45,000 -
Radlett - 4 £41,250 -
Rickmansworth -10 1 £65,000 +18.18%
Welwyn - 1 £50,000 -
PostgreSQL
East of England

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, IT jobs citing PostgreSQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Hertfordshire region with a requirement for PostgreSQL.

1 35 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (52.38%) Open Source
3 28 (44.44%) Ruby
4 27 (42.86%) Linux
5 26 (41.27%) Java
6 25 (39.68%) Python
6 25 (39.68%) Jenkins
7 22 (34.92%) Software Engineering
8 20 (31.75%) Kubernetes
9 19 (30.16%) Ansible
10 18 (28.57%) Subversion
11 17 (26.98%) DevOps
12 16 (25.40%) Relational Database
12 16 (25.40%) Apache Cassandra
12 16 (25.40%) NoSQL
13 15 (23.81%) React
13 15 (23.81%) Ruby on Rails
13 15 (23.81%) Configuration Management
14 14 (22.22%) SQL Server
14 14 (22.22%) HTML
15 13 (20.63%) MySQL
15 13 (20.63%) Oracle
15 13 (20.63%) SQL
15 13 (20.63%) C#
15 13 (20.63%) Opscode Chef
16 12 (19.05%) High Availability
16 12 (19.05%) Redis
17 11 (17.46%) OpenStack
17 11 (17.46%) Analytical Skills
17 11 (17.46%) SDLC

PostgreSQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 11 (17.46%) OpenStack
2 9 (14.29%) Cloud Foundry
3 4 (6.35%) Apache
4 3 (4.76%) Tomcat
5 2 (3.17%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.94%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.76%) TestFlight
3 2 (3.17%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 2 (3.17%) Amazon S3
3 2 (3.17%) Amazon SQS
3 2 (3.17%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (3.17%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 2 (3.17%) AWS Lambda
3 2 (3.17%) CloudFront
3 2 (3.17%) GitHub
3 2 (3.17%) Heroku
3 2 (3.17%) Route 53
3 2 (3.17%) Serverless
4 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.59%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
2 6 (9.52%) Broadband
3 3 (4.76%) HTTP
4 1 (1.59%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (25.40%) Apache Cassandra
1 16 (25.40%) NoSQL
1 16 (25.40%) Relational Database
2 14 (22.22%) SQL Server
3 13 (20.63%) MySQL
4 12 (19.05%) Redis
5 11 (17.46%) RDBMS
6 7 (11.11%) DataStax
7 2 (3.17%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 2 (3.17%) Amazon RDS
7 2 (3.17%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 25 (39.68%) Jenkins
2 18 (28.57%) Subversion
3 7 (11.11%) Git (software)
4 4 (6.35%) ProC
5 3 (4.76%) Bower
5 3 (4.76%) EasyMock
5 3 (4.76%) Eclipse
5 3 (4.76%) GCC
5 3 (4.76%) GDB
5 3 (4.76%) Grunt
5 3 (4.76%) JUnit
5 3 (4.76%) Maven
5 3 (4.76%) Mockito
5 3 (4.76%) TestFairy
5 3 (4.76%) Visual Studio
6 2 (3.17%) Mocha
6 2 (3.17%) webpack
7 1 (1.59%) CppUnit
7 1 (1.59%) JIRA
General
1 9 (14.29%) Finance
2 7 (11.11%) Publishing
3 4 (6.35%) Legal
4 2 (3.17%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 35 (55.56%) Developer
2 13 (20.63%) Software Developer
3 11 (17.46%) Ruby on Rails Developer
4 9 (14.29%) C# Developer
4 9 (14.29%) C# Software Developer
4 9 (14.29%) C# WPF Developer
4 9 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
4 9 (14.29%) Software Engineer
4 9 (14.29%) WPF Developer
4 9 (14.29%) XAML Developer
5 6 (9.52%) Administrator
5 6 (9.52%) Full Stack Developer
6 5 (7.94%) Senior DevOps
6 5 (7.94%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 4 (6.35%) Lead Developer
7 4 (6.35%) Linux Administrator
7 4 (6.35%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 4 (6.35%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 4 (6.35%) Systems Administrator
8 3 (4.76%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (23.81%) React
1 15 (23.81%) Ruby on Rails
2 14 (22.22%) HTML
3 9 (14.29%) DHTML
3 9 (14.29%) Memcached
3 9 (14.29%) Web Services
3 9 (14.29%) WPF
4 8 (12.70%) XML
5 5 (7.94%) AngularJS
5 5 (7.94%) CSS
5 5 (7.94%) jQuery
6 4 (6.35%) .NET
6 4 (6.35%) ASP.NET
6 4 (6.35%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (6.35%) ODBC
6 4 (6.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (4.76%) ADO
7 3 (4.76%) DOM
7 3 (4.76%) JAXB
7 3 (4.76%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 11 (17.46%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 9 (14.29%) Private Cloud
3 7 (11.11%) Public Cloud
4 3 (4.76%) Mobile App
4 3 (4.76%) Replication
5 2 (3.17%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.17%) Robotics
6 1 (1.59%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 27 (42.86%) Linux
2 8 (12.70%) Unix
3 5 (7.94%) Solaris
3 5 (7.94%) Windows
4 3 (4.76%) CentOS
4 3 (4.76%) SUSE
4 3 (4.76%) Windows 10
4 3 (4.76%) Windows 7
5 2 (3.17%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (52.38%) Open Source
3 22 (34.92%) Software Engineering
4 17 (26.98%) DevOps
5 15 (23.81%) Configuration Management
6 12 (19.05%) High Availability
7 11 (17.46%) Scrum
7 11 (17.46%) SDLC
8 10 (15.87%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (15.87%) OO
9 9 (14.29%) Analytical Thinking
9 9 (14.29%) Continuous Deployment
9 9 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
9 9 (14.29%) Data Security
9 9 (14.29%) OOP
9 9 (14.29%) Service Delivery
9 9 (14.29%) Test Automation
10 7 (11.11%) Mentoring
11 6 (9.52%) B2B
11 6 (9.52%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 28 (44.44%) Ruby
2 26 (41.27%) Java
3 25 (39.68%) Python
4 13 (20.63%) C#
4 13 (20.63%) SQL
5 11 (17.46%) JavaScript
6 9 (14.29%) Go
6 9 (14.29%) PHP
6 9 (14.29%) XAML
7 6 (9.52%) Bash Shell
8 4 (6.35%) C
8 4 (6.35%) C++
9 3 (4.76%) Shell Script
10 2 (3.17%) ES6
10 2 (3.17%) GraphQL
Qualifications
1 10 (15.87%) SC Cleared
1 10 (15.87%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.17%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (3.17%) Degree
3 1 (1.59%) CEH
3 1 (1.59%) CISM
3 1 (1.59%) CISSP
System Software
1 9 (14.29%) Docker
1 9 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
1 9 (14.29%) vSphere
2 2 (3.17%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 20 (31.75%) Kubernetes
2 19 (30.16%) Ansible
3 13 (20.63%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (11.11%) Grafana
4 7 (11.11%) OpenNMS
4 7 (11.11%) Prometheus
5 6 (9.52%) Puppet
6 1 (1.59%) Cacti
6 1 (1.59%) Consul
6 1 (1.59%) Nagios
6 1 (1.59%) Terraform
Vendors
1 13 (20.63%) Oracle
2 9 (14.29%) VMware
3 7 (11.11%) New Relic
4 3 (4.76%) Red Hat
4 3 (4.76%) Sun
5 1 (1.59%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.59%) Splunk