Period
to 19 October 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 19 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PostgreSQL (Postgres)
England > London
6 months to
19 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 58 103 128
Rank change year-on-year +45 +25 +48
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 2,886 637 1,417
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 5.72% 3.25% 2.61%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 17.94% 11.32% 8.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1,044 578 1,253
10th Percentile £46,250 £51,250 £41,500
25th Percentile £60,000 £62,500 £55,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
75th Percentile £95,000 £93,750 £87,500
90th Percentile £110,000 £122,500 £105,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year - +8.33% -

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 London with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 16,090 5,627 15,762
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 31.87% 28.72% 29.01%
Number of salaries quoted 9,544 4,782 13,147
10th Percentile £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
25th Percentile £54,250 £52,500 £48,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year - +7.69% +4.00%
75th Percentile £90,000 £86,250 £82,500
90th Percentile £107,500 £105,000 £98,750
England median annual salary £59,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +7.27% +4.76% +5.00%

PostgreSQL
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for PostgreSQL in London

PostgreSQL
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for PostgreSQL in London

PostgreSQL
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing PostgreSQL in London over the 6 months to 19 October 2021.

Salary histogram for PostgreSQL in London

PostgreSQL
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PostgreSQL within the London region over the 6 months to 19 October 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
Central London -7 165 £85,000 +13.33% 96
South London +1 43 £75,000 +7.14% 1
West London -74 23 £75,000 +9.09% 42
East London -13 11 £75,000 +11.11% 27
PostgreSQL
England

For the 6 months to 19 October 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 London region with a requirement for PostgreSQL.

1 1,483 (51.39%) AWS
2 1,244 (43.10%) Python
3 1,209 (41.89%) Docker
4 1,184 (41.03%) Agile Software Development
5 1,094 (37.91%) Software Engineering
6 1,050 (36.38%) React
7 1,040 (36.04%) Kubernetes
8 989 (34.27%) JavaScript
9 946 (32.78%) Microservices
10 933 (32.33%) Node.js
11 898 (31.12%) SQL
12 853 (29.56%) Java
13 813 (28.17%) Finance
14 811 (28.10%) TypeScript
15 794 (27.51%) DevOps
16 634 (21.97%) Git (software)
17 613 (21.24%) Full Stack Development
18 589 (20.41%) Social Skills
19 587 (20.34%) MySQL
20 571 (19.79%) Terraform
21 561 (19.44%) GraphQL
22 553 (19.16%) Relational Database
23 544 (18.85%) GCP
24 539 (18.68%) Test Automation
25 527 (18.26%) TDD
26 519 (17.98%) Serverless
27 506 (17.53%) Redis
28 498 (17.26%) Azure
29 496 (17.19%) REST
30 450 (15.59%) NoSQL

PostgreSQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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
1 244 (8.45%) Elasticsearch
2 137 (4.75%) Apache Spark
3 116 (4.02%) Confluence
4 108 (3.74%) Apache
5 75 (2.60%) Apache Airflow
6 66 (2.29%) nginx
7 44 (1.52%) Apache Pulsar
8 35 (1.21%) CMS
9 33 (1.14%) Apache Solr
10 28 (0.97%) SAS
11 24 (0.83%) IBM Domino
12 16 (0.55%) IIS
13 15 (0.52%) Traefik
14 14 (0.49%) Drupal
14 14 (0.49%) Luigi
14 14 (0.49%) Tomcat
15 12 (0.42%) Camunda
16 11 (0.38%) SharePoint
16 11 (0.38%) Tornado
17 10 (0.35%) OpenStack
Applications
1 29 (1.00%) Figma
2 10 (0.35%) Photoshop
2 10 (0.35%) SOLIDWORKS
3 9 (0.31%) Microsoft Office
3 9 (0.31%) MS Visio
4 8 (0.28%) Microsoft Excel
5 7 (0.24%) Zeplin
6 5 (0.17%) Adobe Illustrator
6 5 (0.17%) Fireworks
6 5 (0.17%) GIMP
6 5 (0.17%) Sketch
7 2 (0.069%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 1 (0.035%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 39 (1.35%) Magento
2 37 (1.28%) Shopify
3 15 (0.52%) Payment Gateway
4 14 (0.49%) Distributed Ledger
4 14 (0.49%) R3 Corda
5 10 (0.35%) Primavera
6 9 (0.31%) Dynamics CRM
7 4 (0.14%) Oracle Applications
8 3 (0.10%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 2 (0.069%) MetaTrader
10 1 (0.035%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1,483 (51.39%) AWS
2 544 (18.85%) GCP
3 519 (17.98%) Serverless
4 498 (17.26%) Azure
5 300 (10.40%) GitHub
6 266 (9.22%) SaaS
7 243 (8.42%) AWS Lambda
8 202 (7.00%) Amazon S3
9 178 (6.17%) Heroku
10 170 (5.89%) Amazon ECS
11 163 (5.65%) Amazon SQS
12 120 (4.16%) Amazon EC2
13 78 (2.70%) Snowflake
14 72 (2.49%) Amazon EKS
15 69 (2.39%) AWS CloudFormation
16 63 (2.18%) GitHub Actions
17 61 (2.11%) Slack
18 60 (2.08%) PaaS
19 59 (2.04%) AWS Fargate
20 58 (2.01%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 110 (3.81%) HTTP
2 53 (1.84%) DNS
3 37 (1.28%) Firewall
4 35 (1.21%) VPN
5 29 (1.00%) TCP/IP
6 24 (0.83%) SSL
7 22 (0.76%) Internet
8 17 (0.59%) DHCP
8 17 (0.59%) RIP
9 16 (0.55%) MQTT
10 15 (0.52%) WAN
11 14 (0.49%) Broadband
11 14 (0.49%) LAN
12 12 (0.42%) VLAN
13 10 (0.35%) IPv4
14 8 (0.28%) BGP
14 8 (0.28%) OSPF
14 8 (0.28%) Wireless
15 7 (0.24%) Network Security
15 7 (0.24%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 587 (20.34%) MySQL
2 553 (19.16%) Relational Database
3 506 (17.53%) Redis
4 450 (15.59%) NoSQL
5 393 (13.62%) SQL Server
6 391 (13.55%) MongoDB
7 354 (12.27%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 168 (5.82%) RDBMS
9 161 (5.58%) Big Data
10 160 (5.54%) Amazon Redshift
11 156 (5.41%) Amazon RDS
12 142 (4.92%) Data Warehouse
13 111 (3.85%) Amazon Aurora
14 89 (3.08%) Hadoop
15 87 (3.01%) Apache Cassandra
16 80 (2.77%) Data Lake
17 68 (2.36%) Blockchain
18 64 (2.22%) DB2
19 51 (1.77%) Power BI
20 46 (1.59%) BigQuery
Development Applications
1 634 (21.97%) Git (software)
2 430 (14.90%) Jenkins
3 225 (7.80%) CircleCI
4 210 (7.28%) GitLab
5 197 (6.83%) JIRA
6 170 (5.89%) Cypress.io
7 130 (4.50%) webpack
8 103 (3.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 90 (3.12%) Gradle
10 83 (2.88%) JUnit
11 82 (2.84%) SonarQube
12 76 (2.63%) Selenium
13 66 (2.29%) RSpec
14 58 (2.01%) Babel
14 58 (2.01%) Mocha
15 55 (1.91%) Maven
16 41 (1.42%) Mockito
17 39 (1.35%) Bitbucket Server
17 39 (1.35%) Eclipse
18 38 (1.32%) Jasmine
General
1 813 (28.17%) Finance
2 589 (20.41%) Social Skills
3 274 (9.49%) Banking
4 217 (7.52%) Retail
5 208 (7.21%) Games
6 165 (5.72%) Marketing
7 161 (5.58%) Analytical Skills
8 85 (2.95%) Presentation Skills
9 70 (2.43%) Public Sector
10 57 (1.98%) Manufacturing
11 55 (1.91%) Influencing Skills
11 55 (1.91%) Telecoms
12 51 (1.77%) Pharmaceutical
13 45 (1.56%) Inclusion and Diversity
14 44 (1.52%) Publishing
15 40 (1.39%) Advertising
16 35 (1.21%) Music Industry
17 31 (1.07%) Investment Banking
18 30 (1.04%) Financial Institution
19 27 (0.94%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 886 (30.70%) Developer
2 632 (21.90%) Software Engineer
3 296 (10.26%) Senior Software Engineer
4 208 (7.21%) Senior Developer
5 192 (6.65%) Java Developer
6 191 (6.62%) Full Stack Developer
7 163 (5.65%) Python Engineer
8 146 (5.06%) Data Engineer
9 127 (4.40%) Backend Developer
9 127 (4.40%) Java Engineer
10 115 (3.98%) Python Developer
11 109 (3.78%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 102 (3.53%) Technical Leader
13 95 (3.29%) DevOps Engineer
14 74 (2.56%) Senior Java Engineer
15 65 (2.25%) AWS Engineer
16 64 (2.22%) Architect
16 64 (2.22%) React Developer
17 63 (2.18%) Java Software Engineer
18 57 (1.98%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,050 (36.38%) React
2 933 (32.33%) Node.js
3 561 (19.44%) GraphQL
4 496 (17.19%) REST
5 423 (14.66%) Kafka
6 403 (13.96%) CSS
7 391 (13.55%) Django
8 357 (12.37%) AngularJS
9 345 (11.95%) React Native
10 324 (11.23%) HTML
11 317 (10.98%) Web Services
12 301 (10.43%) Spring
13 268 (9.29%) RESTful
14 259 (8.97%) Redux
15 240 (8.32%) Vue.js
16 224 (7.76%) Ruby on Rails
17 221 (7.66%) .NET
18 210 (7.28%) Jest
19 204 (7.07%) RabbitMQ
20 180 (6.24%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 424 (14.69%) User Experience
2 148 (5.13%) Mobile App
3 122 (4.23%) Cloud Native
4 113 (3.92%) Algorithms
5 108 (3.74%) Data Structures
6 105 (3.64%) Self-Motivation
7 93 (3.22%) Virtual Team
8 80 (2.77%) Hedge funds
9 69 (2.39%) Blog
10 60 (2.08%) Greenfield Project
11 46 (1.59%) Renewable Energy
12 45 (1.56%) NHS
13 44 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
14 41 (1.42%) Digital Media
15 36 (1.25%) Derivative
16 34 (1.18%) Equities
16 34 (1.18%) Robotics
16 34 (1.18%) Video\Live Streaming
17 32 (1.11%) Data Centre
18 30 (1.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 290 (10.05%) Linux
2 156 (5.41%) Unix
3 128 (4.44%) Windows
4 113 (3.92%) Apple iOS
5 112 (3.88%) Android
6 40 (1.39%) CentOS
7 26 (0.90%) Windows Server
8 14 (0.49%) Ubuntu
9 8 (0.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 7 (0.24%) VMS
11 5 (0.17%) Debian
12 4 (0.14%) Fedora
13 3 (0.10%) FreeBSD
14 2 (0.069%) Mac OS
14 2 (0.069%) Windows Server 2016
14 2 (0.069%) Windows Server 2019
15 1 (0.035%) CoreOS
15 1 (0.035%) Windows 10
15 1 (0.035%) Windows Server 2008
15 1 (0.035%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,184 (41.03%) Agile Software Development
2 1,094 (37.91%) Software Engineering
3 946 (32.78%) Microservices
4 794 (27.51%) DevOps
5 613 (21.24%) Full Stack Development
6 539 (18.68%) Test Automation
7 527 (18.26%) TDD
8 417 (14.45%) Continuous Integration
9 396 (13.72%) Analytics
10 395 (13.69%) Fintech
11 363 (12.58%) Mentoring
12 351 (12.16%) Problem-Solving
13 347 (12.02%) Scrum
14 310 (10.74%) Computer Science
15 303 (10.50%) Data Science
16 298 (10.33%) Event-Driven
17 283 (9.81%) Machine Learning
18 274 (9.49%) Event-Driven Architecture
19 268 (9.29%) Open Source
20 265 (9.18%) Artificial Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 1,244 (43.10%) Python
2 989 (34.27%) JavaScript
3 898 (31.12%) SQL
4 853 (29.56%) Java
5 811 (28.10%) TypeScript
6 416 (14.41%) Go
7 362 (12.54%) Ruby
8 327 (11.33%) C#
9 189 (6.55%) Kotlin
10 183 (6.34%) Scala
11 158 (5.47%) C++
12 147 (5.09%) C
13 146 (5.06%) ES6
14 108 (3.74%) Bash Shell
15 103 (3.57%) PHP
16 90 (3.12%) Rust
17 81 (2.81%) Elm
18 72 (2.49%) PowerShell
19 65 (2.25%) Perl
20 64 (2.22%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 312 (10.81%) Degree
2 101 (3.50%) Computer Science Degree
3 87 (3.01%) Master's Degree
4 57 (1.98%) Security Cleared
5 52 (1.80%) SC Cleared
6 24 (0.83%) AWS Certification
7 15 (0.52%) PhD
8 11 (0.38%) SAS Certification
9 10 (0.35%) DBS Check
10 7 (0.24%) BPSS Clearance
11 5 (0.17%) HNC
11 5 (0.17%) HND
11 5 (0.17%) MCSA
11 5 (0.17%) MCSE
11 5 (0.17%) Microsoft Certification
12 2 (0.069%) CITP
12 2 (0.069%) Numerate Degree
12 2 (0.069%) RHCSA
13 1 (0.035%) Tableau Certification
13 1 (0.035%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 296 (10.26%) QA
2 53 (1.84%) GDPR
3 39 (1.35%) Accessibility
4 34 (1.18%) PSD2
5 23 (0.80%) EMIR
5 23 (0.80%) MiFID
6 22 (0.76%) Data Quality
7 9 (0.31%) WCAG
8 8 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 6 (0.21%) SLA
10 3 (0.10%) HIPAA
11 2 (0.069%) GRC
12 1 (0.035%) Cyber Essentials
12 1 (0.035%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
12 1 (0.035%) SEPA
System Software
1 1,209 (41.89%) Docker
2 30 (1.04%) Active Directory
3 23 (0.80%) Postfix
3 23 (0.80%) Varnish
4 16 (0.55%) VMware Infrastructure
5 15 (0.52%) HDFS
6 11 (0.38%) iptables
7 6 (0.21%) Virtual Machines
8 5 (0.17%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 5 (0.17%) VirtualBox
9 4 (0.14%) Virtual Servers
10 3 (0.10%) LXC
11 2 (0.069%) Hyper-V
11 2 (0.069%) Oracle RAC
12 1 (0.035%) Firmware
12 1 (0.035%) KVM
12 1 (0.035%) VMware ESXi
12 1 (0.035%) VMware Workstation
12 1 (0.035%) vSphere
12 1 (0.035%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1,040 (36.04%) Kubernetes
2 571 (19.79%) Terraform
3 179 (6.20%) Ansible
4 124 (4.30%) Opscode Chef
5 111 (3.85%) Prometheus
6 98 (3.40%) Puppet
7 82 (2.84%) Istio
8 62 (2.15%) Docker Swarm
9 55 (1.91%) Grafana
10 28 (0.97%) Kibana
11 23 (0.80%) logstash
12 21 (0.73%) HAProxy
12 21 (0.73%) ZABBIX
13 16 (0.55%) Opsgenie
13 16 (0.55%) Pingdom
14 14 (0.49%) Failover Clustering
14 14 (0.49%) linkerd
15 13 (0.45%) MIIS
16 12 (0.42%) Bugsnag
17 11 (0.38%) Kustomize
Vendors
1 362 (12.54%) Oracle
2 360 (12.47%) Google
3 127 (4.40%) Microsoft
4 63 (2.18%) Sybase
5 46 (1.59%) New Relic
6 41 (1.42%) YouTube
7 39 (1.35%) Facebook
8 37 (1.28%) Red Hat
8 37 (1.28%) SAP
9 32 (1.11%) Alibaba
9 32 (1.11%) Salesforce.com
10 31 (1.07%) Instagram
11 29 (1.00%) BT
12 28 (0.97%) Databricks
12 28 (0.97%) Talend
13 27 (0.94%) Spotify
14 21 (0.73%) Atlassian
15 20 (0.69%) VMware
16 19 (0.66%) Yahoo!
17 17 (0.59%) Apple