Period
to 4 June 2020

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 4 June 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PostgreSQL (Postgres)
England > London
6 months to
4 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 117 160 165
Rank change year-on-year +43 +5 +42
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 1,055 1,258 1,523
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 2.91% 2.19% 2.21%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.45% 7.60% 7.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1,012 1,154 1,357
Median annual salary £75,000 £70,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +7.69% +8.33%
10th Percentile £43,800 £40,000 £43,750
90th Percentile £126,250 £95,000 £92,500
England median annual salary £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +13.04% -4.17% +14.29%

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 10,096 16,551 21,654
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 27.85% 28.81% 31.39%
Number of salaries quoted 8,181 13,721 17,168
Median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.85% +8.33% -
10th Percentile £40,000 £38,750 £37,500
90th Percentile £105,000 £95,000 £92,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

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 4 June 2020.

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 4 June 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
Central London -2 177 £77,500 +6.90% 15
South London +31 44 £70,000 +16.67% 2
West London +40 36 £70,000 - 18
East London +11 9 £55,000 +4.76% 5
PostgreSQL
England

For the 6 months to 4 June 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 London region with a requirement for PostgreSQL.

1 583 (55.26%) Python
2 575 (54.50%) AWS
3 552 (52.32%) Java
4 430 (40.76%) Docker
5 426 (40.38%) Agile Software Development
6 424 (40.19%) JavaScript
7 402 (38.10%) SQL
8 341 (32.32%) Software Engineering
9 330 (31.28%) Finance
10 299 (28.34%) Kubernetes
11 284 (26.92%) Microservices
12 276 (26.16%) MySQL
13 243 (23.03%) DevOps
14 242 (22.94%) Mentoring
15 236 (22.37%) Web Services
16 233 (22.09%) Linux
17 224 (21.23%) Oracle
18 217 (20.57%) Azure
19 210 (19.91%) Analytics
20 206 (19.53%) Git (software)
21 203 (19.24%) Banking
22 198 (18.77%) TDD
23 187 (17.73%) MongoDB
24 182 (17.25%) SQL Server
24 182 (17.25%) CSS
25 181 (17.16%) Relational Database
26 176 (16.68%) GCP
27 175 (16.59%) Jenkins
28 174 (16.49%) C#
29 167 (15.83%) RESTful

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 98 (9.29%) Apache Spark
2 90 (8.53%) Apache
3 78 (7.39%) Elasticsearch
4 55 (5.21%) Apache Airflow
5 36 (3.41%) Confluence
6 29 (2.75%) ArcGIS
6 29 (2.75%) Luigi
6 29 (2.75%) Oracle Spatial
7 27 (2.56%) Tomcat
8 17 (1.61%) nginx
9 12 (1.14%) IIS
10 11 (1.04%) Oracle Workflow
11 10 (0.95%) GeoServer
12 9 (0.85%) Jupyter
13 7 (0.66%) Red Hat Fuse
13 7 (0.66%) Tornado
13 7 (0.66%) WildFly
14 5 (0.47%) OpenStack
15 4 (0.38%) Drupal
15 4 (0.38%) Gunicorn
Applications
1 4 (0.38%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 79 (7.49%) FINCAD Analytics
2 13 (1.23%) Payment Gateway
3 6 (0.57%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.095%) Distributed Ledger
4 1 (0.095%) Oracle Utilities
Cloud Services
1 575 (54.50%) AWS
2 217 (20.57%) Azure
3 176 (16.68%) GCP
4 103 (9.76%) Serverless
5 91 (8.63%) AWS Lambda
6 89 (8.44%) Amazon ECS
7 85 (8.06%) Amazon EC2
8 80 (7.58%) Amazon S3
9 58 (5.50%) Amazon SQS
10 43 (4.08%) Apigee
11 39 (3.70%) GitHub
12 38 (3.60%) SaaS
13 37 (3.51%) Power Platform
14 23 (2.18%) Amazon EMR
15 22 (2.09%) Azure Data Factory
15 22 (2.09%) Slack
16 19 (1.80%) Dropbox
17 17 (1.61%) Heroku
18 16 (1.52%) AWS CloudFormation
19 14 (1.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 14 (1.33%) TCP/IP
2 10 (0.95%) HTTP
3 7 (0.66%) Internet
3 7 (0.66%) NAS
4 6 (0.57%) FIX Connectivity
4 6 (0.57%) SAN
5 5 (0.47%) VoIP
6 4 (0.38%) DNS
6 4 (0.38%) STUN
7 3 (0.28%) DMZ
7 3 (0.28%) Firewall
7 3 (0.28%) FTP
7 3 (0.28%) Skype
7 3 (0.28%) SMTP
7 3 (0.28%) VPN
7 3 (0.28%) Wireshark
8 2 (0.19%) IMAP
8 2 (0.19%) OpenVPN
9 1 (0.095%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (0.095%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 276 (26.16%) MySQL
2 187 (17.73%) MongoDB
3 182 (17.25%) SQL Server
4 181 (17.16%) Relational Database
5 159 (15.07%) NoSQL
6 140 (13.27%) Amazon Redshift
7 128 (12.13%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 107 (10.14%) Big Data
9 104 (9.86%) Amazon RDS
10 87 (8.25%) Amazon Athena
11 86 (8.15%) Redis
12 78 (7.39%) Data Warehouse
13 73 (6.92%) Hadoop
14 61 (5.78%) RDBMS
15 55 (5.21%) Apache Cassandra
16 38 (3.60%) BigQuery
17 37 (3.51%) Power BI
18 31 (2.94%) Neo4j
19 30 (2.84%) GIS
20 25 (2.37%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 206 (19.53%) Git (software)
2 175 (16.59%) Jenkins
3 83 (7.87%) Maven
4 77 (7.30%) GitLab
5 65 (6.16%) JIRA
6 45 (4.27%) Artifactory
7 36 (3.41%) JUnit
8 27 (2.56%) Mockito
9 26 (2.46%) DbUnit
10 24 (2.27%) SonarQube
11 22 (2.09%) jMock
12 17 (1.61%) CircleCI
13 16 (1.52%) Gradle
14 15 (1.42%) Selenium
14 15 (1.42%) TeamCity
15 14 (1.33%) Sonatype Nexus
16 12 (1.14%) Liquibase
17 11 (1.04%) RSpec
17 11 (1.04%) Vagrant
17 11 (1.04%) webpack
General
1 330 (31.28%) Finance
2 203 (19.24%) Banking
3 92 (8.72%) Front Office
4 59 (5.59%) Public Sector
5 46 (4.36%) Back Office
6 29 (2.75%) Retail
7 27 (2.56%) Marketing
8 16 (1.52%) Financial Institution
9 15 (1.42%) Games
10 13 (1.23%) Telecoms
11 7 (0.66%) Manufacturing
12 5 (0.47%) Advertising
12 5 (0.47%) Law
12 5 (0.47%) Legal
13 4 (0.38%) Electronics
14 2 (0.19%) Aerospace
14 2 (0.19%) Billing
14 2 (0.19%) German Language
14 2 (0.19%) Investment Banking
14 2 (0.19%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 409 (38.77%) Developer
2 127 (12.04%) Java Developer
3 118 (11.18%) Software Engineer
4 108 (10.24%) Python Developer
5 106 (10.05%) Data Engineer
6 86 (8.15%) Senior Developer
7 78 (7.39%) Java Engineer
8 71 (6.73%) Full Stack Developer
9 68 (6.45%) Engineering Manager
10 67 (6.35%) Python Engineer
11 65 (6.16%) Development Manager
11 65 (6.16%) Finance Manager
12 61 (5.78%) Java Software Engineer
13 42 (3.98%) Architect
13 42 (3.98%) Junior
14 41 (3.89%) React Developer
14 41 (3.89%) Software Manager
15 36 (3.41%) DevOps Engineer
16 35 (3.32%) Lead Developer
17 34 (3.22%) Software Engineering Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 236 (22.37%) Web Services
2 182 (17.25%) CSS
3 167 (15.83%) RESTful
4 166 (15.73%) HTML
5 143 (13.55%) Node.js
5 143 (13.55%) REST
6 131 (12.42%) Django
7 130 (12.32%) React
8 129 (12.23%) Spring
9 112 (10.62%) J2EE
9 112 (10.62%) Kafka
10 106 (10.05%) RabbitMQ
11 97 (9.19%) AngularJS
12 83 (7.87%) .NET
13 76 (7.20%) gRPC
13 76 (7.20%) HTML5
14 74 (7.01%) Flask
15 54 (5.12%) Swagger
16 51 (4.83%) React Native
17 50 (4.74%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 158 (14.98%) Hedge funds
2 87 (8.25%) Fixed Income
3 79 (7.49%) Derivative
4 67 (6.35%) Analytical Skills
5 50 (4.74%) User Experience
6 42 (3.98%) Greenfield Project
7 38 (3.60%) Data Structures
8 27 (2.56%) Algorithms
9 20 (1.90%) PKI
10 17 (1.61%) Linux Command Line
10 17 (1.61%) Management Information System
11 16 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
12 14 (1.33%) Data Centre
12 14 (1.33%) Self-Motivation
13 12 (1.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 12 (1.14%) Mobile App
14 9 (0.85%) Cloud Native
14 9 (0.85%) Credit Risk
14 9 (0.85%) Equities
14 9 (0.85%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 233 (22.09%) Linux
2 80 (7.58%) Unix
3 40 (3.79%) Mac OS X
4 37 (3.51%) CentOS
5 28 (2.65%) Windows
6 25 (2.37%) Android
7 21 (1.99%) Apple iOS
8 16 (1.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 13 (1.23%) Ubuntu
10 10 (0.95%) Fedora
10 10 (0.95%) Windows Server
11 9 (0.85%) Debian
12 7 (0.66%) VMS
13 6 (0.57%) Oracle Linux
13 6 (0.57%) Solaris
13 6 (0.57%) SUSE
14 4 (0.38%) Mac OS
15 3 (0.28%) Windows Server 2008
15 3 (0.28%) Windows Server 2012
15 3 (0.28%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 426 (40.38%) Agile Software Development
2 341 (32.32%) Software Engineering
3 284 (26.92%) Microservices
4 243 (23.03%) DevOps
5 242 (22.94%) Mentoring
6 210 (19.91%) Analytics
7 198 (18.77%) TDD
8 165 (15.64%) Asset Management
9 160 (15.17%) Investment Management
10 135 (12.80%) Data Science
11 125 (11.85%) Computer Science
11 125 (11.85%) Machine Learning
12 119 (11.28%) Artificial Intelligence
13 117 (11.09%) Performance Management
14 109 (10.33%) Data Analytics
15 108 (10.24%) Fintech
16 104 (9.86%) Decision-Making
16 104 (9.86%) Scrum
17 103 (9.76%) Open Source
18 100 (9.48%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 583 (55.26%) Python
2 552 (52.32%) Java
3 424 (40.19%) JavaScript
4 402 (38.10%) SQL
5 174 (16.49%) C#
6 151 (14.31%) C++
7 105 (9.95%) Kotlin
8 92 (8.72%) Scala
9 90 (8.53%) Java 8
10 76 (7.20%) Go
11 73 (6.92%) PHP
12 70 (6.64%) TypeScript
13 58 (5.50%) Bash Shell
14 47 (4.45%) Ruby
15 33 (3.13%) C
15 33 (3.13%) R
16 29 (2.75%) PL/SQL
17 22 (2.09%) AspectJ
18 19 (1.80%) Perl
18 19 (1.80%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 136 (12.89%) Degree
2 70 (6.64%) Computer Science Degree
3 35 (3.32%) Security Cleared
4 28 (2.65%) PhD
5 23 (2.18%) SC Cleared
6 18 (1.71%) Sun Certification
7 6 (0.57%) Numerate Degree
8 3 (0.28%) BPSS Clearance
9 2 (0.19%) BC Cleared
10 1 (0.095%) AWS Certification
10 1 (0.095%) CCIE
10 1 (0.095%) CCNA
10 1 (0.095%) CCNP
10 1 (0.095%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.095%) DBS Check
10 1 (0.095%) HND
10 1 (0.095%) Master's Degree
10 1 (0.095%) RHCE
10 1 (0.095%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (1.99%) QA
2 12 (1.14%) Data Quality
3 8 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (0.66%) NIST
5 3 (0.28%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.19%) Actionable Recommendations
6 2 (0.19%) PMO
7 1 (0.095%) GDPR
System Software
1 430 (40.76%) Docker
2 30 (2.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (1.99%) Active Directory
4 14 (1.33%) vSphere
5 8 (0.76%) Postfix
6 6 (0.57%) VirtualBox
7 5 (0.47%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 5 (0.47%) KVM
8 4 (0.38%) LXC
8 4 (0.38%) XenApp
9 2 (0.19%) Shibboleth
10 1 (0.095%) BIND 9
10 1 (0.095%) iptables
10 1 (0.095%) Varnish
10 1 (0.095%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (0.095%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.095%) zsh
Systems Management
1 299 (28.34%) Kubernetes
2 93 (8.82%) Terraform
3 72 (6.82%) Ansible
4 17 (1.61%) Grafana
4 17 (1.61%) Opscode Chef
4 17 (1.61%) Prometheus
5 16 (1.52%) Puppet
6 7 (0.66%) Oozie
6 7 (0.66%) Salt
7 6 (0.57%) Docker Swarm
7 6 (0.57%) Nagios
7 6 (0.57%) Packer
8 5 (0.47%) Istio
8 5 (0.47%) Kibana
9 4 (0.38%) Graylog
9 4 (0.38%) ZABBIX
10 3 (0.28%) Matomo
10 3 (0.28%) Mesos
10 3 (0.28%) Rancher
11 2 (0.19%) Opsgenie
Vendors
1 224 (21.23%) Oracle
2 156 (14.79%) Google
3 85 (8.06%) Bloomberg
4 61 (5.78%) Microsoft
5 37 (3.51%) VMware
6 29 (2.75%) ESRI
7 27 (2.56%) Tableau
8 24 (2.27%) Zend
9 23 (2.18%) Red Hat
10 19 (1.80%) CrowdStrike
11 16 (1.52%) Sybase
12 13 (1.23%) Atlassian
13 11 (1.04%) IBM
13 11 (1.04%) SAP
14 10 (0.95%) Cloudera
15 9 (0.85%) New Relic
16 8 (0.76%) Cognos
16 8 (0.76%) Databricks
16 8 (0.76%) Hortonworks
16 8 (0.76%) SnapLogic