Period
to 11 December 2018

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 11 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PostgreSQL (Postgres)
England > London
6 months to
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 158 210 203
Rank change year-on-year +52 -7 +77
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 1,510 1,279 1,265
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 2.27% 1.72% 1.71%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.59% 5.83% 5.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1,324 1,035 1,058
London median annual salary £67,500 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.00% +4.17% +1.69%
10th Percentile £40,725 £43,750 £37,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £92,000 £83,750
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +10.00%

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 19,899 21,945 22,004
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 29.90% 29.55% 29.73%
Number of salaries quoted 16,346 17,653 19,162
London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £88,750 £87,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%

PostgreSQL
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for PostgreSQL in London

PostgreSQL
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for PostgreSQL in London

PostgreSQL
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PostgreSQL in London over the 6 months to 11 December 2018.

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 11 December 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
Central London +34 265 £70,000 +12.00% 98
West London +54 46 £70,000 -3.45% 45
South London -8 19 £62,500 +4.17% 16
East London -10 18 £57,500 -4.17% 25
North London +22 15 £45,000 -5.26% 6
PostgreSQL
England

For the 6 months to 11 December 2018, 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.

1 669 (44.30%) Python
2 637 (42.19%) Agile Software Development
3 586 (38.81%) SQL
4 537 (35.56%) JavaScript
5 527 (34.90%) Amazon AWS
6 471 (31.19%) Java
7 467 (30.93%) MySQL
8 453 (30.00%) Linux
9 425 (28.15%) Docker
10 368 (24.37%) Git (software)
11 343 (22.72%) SQL Server
12 322 (21.32%) Finance
13 311 (20.60%) Node.js
13 311 (20.60%) DevOps
14 297 (19.67%) MongoDB
15 294 (19.47%) HTML
16 267 (17.68%) Oracle
17 264 (17.48%) Elasticsearch
18 256 (16.95%) TDD
19 254 (16.82%) Relational Database
20 249 (16.49%) CSS
21 245 (16.23%) Microservices
21 245 (16.23%) Kubernetes
22 235 (15.56%) NoSQL
23 225 (14.90%) Jenkins
24 218 (14.44%) C#
25 214 (14.17%) AngularJS
26 208 (13.77%) React
27 205 (13.58%) Open Source
28 200 (13.25%) Microsoft Azure

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
1 264 (17.48%) Elasticsearch
2 89 (5.89%) Apache Spark
3 87 (5.76%) Apache
4 58 (3.84%) nginx
5 51 (3.38%) Tomcat
6 47 (3.11%) Ethereum
7 34 (2.25%) WordPress
8 25 (1.66%) Apache Solr
8 25 (1.66%) Confluence
9 17 (1.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 15 (0.99%) OpenStack
11 13 (0.86%) Apache Pig
12 12 (0.79%) JBoss
12 12 (0.79%) Mule
13 11 (0.73%) WildFly
14 9 (0.60%) Apache Airflow
14 9 (0.60%) SharePoint
15 8 (0.53%) CMS
15 8 (0.53%) IIS
16 7 (0.46%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 32 (2.12%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (0.26%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (0.20%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.13%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.066%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.066%) Maya
5 1 (0.066%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.066%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 16 (1.06%) Distributed Ledger
2 5 (0.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.33%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.13%) Adobe Campaign
3 2 (0.13%) Eloqua
3 2 (0.13%) NetSuite
3 2 (0.13%) Ripple
3 2 (0.13%) SAP Business One
3 2 (0.13%) Unica
4 1 (0.066%) BigMachines
Cloud Services
1 527 (34.90%) Amazon AWS
2 200 (13.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 127 (8.41%) Google Cloud Platform
4 123 (8.15%) GitHub
5 91 (6.03%) Amazon EC2
6 83 (5.50%) Cloud Computing
7 82 (5.43%) Amazon S3
8 59 (3.91%) SaaS
9 49 (3.25%) AWS CloudFormation
10 45 (2.98%) Heroku
11 42 (2.78%) Serverless
12 32 (2.12%) AWS Lambda
13 28 (1.85%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 26 (1.72%) Route 53
15 19 (1.26%) OpenShift
16 16 (1.06%) Amazon ELB
16 16 (1.06%) Amazon SQS
17 15 (0.99%) Amazon CloudWatch
17 15 (0.99%) Amazon Kinesis
17 15 (0.99%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 38 (2.52%) HTTP
2 34 (2.25%) DNS
3 31 (2.05%) Internet
4 29 (1.92%) Firewall
5 26 (1.72%) SAN
6 19 (1.26%) NAS
7 18 (1.19%) VPN
8 15 (0.99%) OpenVPN
8 15 (0.99%) OPNsense
9 10 (0.66%) Intranet
10 8 (0.53%) SMTP
10 8 (0.53%) SSL
11 7 (0.46%) HTTPS
11 7 (0.46%) Skype
11 7 (0.46%) TCP/IP
12 5 (0.33%) VoIP
13 4 (0.26%) SSH
13 4 (0.26%) X.509
14 3 (0.20%) Cisco Firepower
14 3 (0.20%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 467 (30.93%) MySQL
2 343 (22.72%) SQL Server
3 297 (19.67%) MongoDB
4 254 (16.82%) Relational Database
5 235 (15.56%) NoSQL
6 169 (11.19%) Redis
7 121 (8.01%) Big Data
8 94 (6.23%) RDBMS
9 89 (5.89%) Apache Cassandra
10 82 (5.43%) Hadoop
11 81 (5.36%) Amazon Redshift
12 79 (5.23%) Data Warehouse
13 70 (4.64%) Blockchain
14 65 (4.30%) Amazon RDS
15 60 (3.97%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 46 (3.05%) Oracle Database
17 39 (2.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 39 (2.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 37 (2.45%) HBase
18 37 (2.45%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 368 (24.37%) Git (software)
2 225 (14.90%) Jenkins
3 112 (7.42%) JIRA
4 85 (5.63%) Selenium
5 77 (5.10%) JUnit
6 71 (4.70%) Subversion
7 65 (4.30%) Maven
8 51 (3.38%) Mocha
9 47 (3.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 44 (2.91%) Bitbucket
11 43 (2.85%) CircleCI
12 40 (2.65%) Gradle
13 34 (2.25%) Cucumber
14 33 (2.19%) Vagrant
15 30 (1.99%) Team Foundation Server
16 29 (1.92%) Mockito
17 28 (1.85%) gulp
17 28 (1.85%) webpack
18 25 (1.66%) JBehave
19 24 (1.59%) TeamCity
General
1 322 (21.32%) Finance
2 119 (7.88%) Banking
3 75 (4.97%) Telecoms
4 52 (3.44%) Retail
5 39 (2.58%) Advertising
6 37 (2.45%) Games
6 37 (2.45%) Law
7 34 (2.25%) Marketing
8 17 (1.13%) Pharmaceutical
9 16 (1.06%) Manufacturing
10 14 (0.93%) Legal
11 13 (0.86%) Financial Institution
11 13 (0.86%) Publishing
12 12 (0.79%) Investment Banking
13 10 (0.66%) Music Industry
14 8 (0.53%) Electronics
15 6 (0.40%) Military
16 3 (0.20%) Front Office
16 3 (0.20%) Retail Finance
17 2 (0.13%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 784 (51.92%) Developer
2 190 (12.58%) Python Developer
3 189 (12.52%) Senior Developer
4 187 (12.38%) Java Developer
5 113 (7.48%) DevOps Engineer
6 103 (6.82%) Full Stack Developer
7 91 (6.03%) Data Engineer
8 71 (4.70%) Architect
9 70 (4.64%) Backend Developer
10 69 (4.57%) Lead Developer
11 68 (4.50%) DBA
12 67 (4.44%) .NET Developer
13 66 (4.37%) Python Engineer
14 62 (4.11%) Software Engineer
15 58 (3.84%) Analyst
16 57 (3.77%) Node.js Developer
17 55 (3.64%) JavaScript Developer
18 51 (3.38%) Administrator
19 50 (3.31%) Senior Java Developer
20 49 (3.25%) Data Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 311 (20.60%) Node.js
2 294 (19.47%) HTML
3 249 (16.49%) CSS
4 214 (14.17%) AngularJS
5 208 (13.77%) React
6 189 (12.52%) Spring
7 186 (12.32%) RESTful
8 176 (11.66%) Web Services
9 167 (11.06%) Django
10 151 (10.00%) .NET
11 143 (9.47%) REST
12 138 (9.14%) Kafka
13 114 (7.55%) RabbitMQ
14 109 (7.22%) HTML5
15 96 (6.36%) JSON
16 93 (6.16%) Spring Boot
17 92 (6.09%) XML
18 85 (5.63%) CSS3
19 82 (5.43%) Ruby on Rails
20 81 (5.36%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 159 (10.53%) Fintech
2 132 (8.74%) Greenfield Project
3 69 (4.57%) Analytical Skills
4 56 (3.71%) User Experience
5 54 (3.58%) Data Structures
6 49 (3.25%) Algorithms
7 46 (3.05%) Bitcoin
8 42 (2.78%) Self-Motivation
9 41 (2.72%) Linux Command Line
10 38 (2.52%) Mobile App
11 32 (2.12%) Clustering
12 26 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
12 26 (1.72%) Public Cloud
13 25 (1.66%) Hedge funds
14 24 (1.59%) Replication
15 21 (1.39%) Life Science
16 18 (1.19%) PKI
17 17 (1.13%) Equities
18 16 (1.06%) Blog
19 14 (0.93%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 453 (30.00%) Linux
2 91 (6.03%) Windows
3 72 (4.77%) Unix
4 57 (3.77%) Ubuntu
5 37 (2.45%) Android
6 27 (1.79%) VMS
7 26 (1.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 23 (1.52%) CentOS
9 19 (1.26%) Debian
9 19 (1.26%) FreeBSD
9 19 (1.26%) openSUSE
10 18 (1.19%) Windows Server
11 15 (0.99%) Apple iOS
12 11 (0.73%) Oracle Linux
13 8 (0.53%) Mac OS X
14 6 (0.40%) CoreOS
15 5 (0.33%) Mac OS
16 4 (0.26%) Windows Server 2012
17 3 (0.20%) OpenBSD
17 3 (0.20%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 637 (42.19%) Agile Software Development
2 311 (20.60%) DevOps
3 256 (16.95%) TDD
4 245 (16.23%) Microservices
5 205 (13.58%) Open Source
6 186 (12.32%) Continuous Integration
7 183 (12.12%) Software Engineering
8 164 (10.86%) Test Automation
9 151 (10.00%) Analytics
10 139 (9.21%) Machine Learning
11 137 (9.07%) Problem-Solving
12 131 (8.68%) Scrum
13 126 (8.34%) Computer Science
13 126 (8.34%) Data Science
14 122 (8.08%) BDD
15 117 (7.75%) Artificial Intelligence
16 116 (7.68%) Front End Development
16 116 (7.68%) Mentoring
17 110 (7.28%) Web Development
18 99 (6.56%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 669 (44.30%) Python
2 586 (38.81%) SQL
3 537 (35.56%) JavaScript
4 471 (31.19%) Java
5 218 (14.44%) C#
6 181 (11.99%) Ruby
7 132 (8.74%) PHP
8 116 (7.68%) Go
9 108 (7.15%) ES6
10 87 (5.76%) C++
11 82 (5.43%) Scala
12 76 (5.03%) Bash Shell
13 73 (4.83%) Perl
13 73 (4.83%) R
14 60 (3.97%) Java 8
15 49 (3.25%) T-SQL
16 44 (2.91%) Solidity
17 38 (2.52%) TypeScript
18 34 (2.25%) Elixir
19 32 (2.12%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 157 (10.40%) Degree
2 67 (4.44%) Computer Science Degree
3 27 (1.79%) Security Cleared
4 16 (1.06%) SC Cleared
5 10 (0.66%) DV Cleared
5 10 (0.66%) Master's Degree
5 10 (0.66%) Numerate Degree
6 9 (0.60%) PhD
7 8 (0.53%) BPSS Clearance
8 5 (0.33%) AWS Certification
9 4 (0.26%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 3 (0.20%) MCSA
10 3 (0.20%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (0.20%) PMI Certification
11 2 (0.13%) ISTQB
11 2 (0.13%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (0.13%) PMP
12 1 (0.066%) CCIE
12 1 (0.066%) CEH
12 1 (0.066%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (2.58%) QA
2 23 (1.52%) Data Quality
3 13 (0.86%) SLA
4 8 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 5 (0.33%) GDPR
6 1 (0.066%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.066%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 425 (28.15%) Docker
2 53 (3.51%) Virtual Machines
2 53 (3.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (1.72%) Active Directory
4 24 (1.59%) HDFS
4 24 (1.59%) Oracle RAC
5 18 (1.19%) NFS
6 17 (1.13%) KVM
7 15 (0.99%) Hyper-V
7 15 (0.99%) pfSense
7 15 (0.99%) Samba
8 14 (0.93%) VirtualBox
9 11 (0.73%) Firmware
10 7 (0.46%) Apache Flume
10 7 (0.46%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 7 (0.46%) vSphere
11 6 (0.40%) Varnish
12 3 (0.20%) Xen
13 2 (0.13%) etcd
14 1 (0.066%) PowerDNS
Systems Management
1 245 (16.23%) Kubernetes
2 156 (10.33%) Ansible
3 125 (8.28%) Opscode Chef
4 118 (7.81%) Terraform
5 116 (7.68%) Puppet
6 45 (2.98%) Docker Swarm
7 29 (1.92%) Kibana
8 24 (1.59%) HAProxy
8 24 (1.59%) Salt
9 21 (1.39%) ZABBIX
10 20 (1.32%) Prometheus
11 17 (1.13%) Grafana
11 17 (1.13%) logstash
12 14 (0.93%) Oozie
13 12 (0.79%) Data Guard
13 12 (0.79%) Packer
14 10 (0.66%) Mesos
15 9 (0.60%) Graphite
16 7 (0.46%) Graylog
17 6 (0.40%) SCOM
Vendors
1 267 (17.68%) Oracle
2 131 (8.68%) Google
3 91 (6.03%) Microsoft
4 56 (3.71%) VMware
5 29 (1.92%) Tableau
6 27 (1.79%) Red Hat
6 27 (1.79%) Salesforce.com
7 26 (1.72%) PagerDuty
8 21 (1.39%) Cloudera
9 19 (1.26%) Zend
10 18 (1.19%) SaltStack
10 18 (1.19%) Splunk
11 15 (0.99%) Talend
12 14 (0.93%) New Relic
13 13 (0.86%) Databricks
14 12 (0.79%) Alteryx
14 12 (0.79%) Dataiku
14 12 (0.79%) Hortonworks
15 10 (0.66%) Cisco
15 10 (0.66%) SAP