Period
to 16 January 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 16 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PostgreSQL (Postgres)
England > London
6 months to
16 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 85 106 147
Rank change year-on-year +21 +41 +54
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 842 1,523 1,504
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 3.55% 2.97% 2.40%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 12.48% 10.44% 8.05%
Number of salaries quoted 898 1,458 1,395
Median annual salary £72,500 £75,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.33% +15.38% -
10th Percentile £50,000 £45,000 £41,250
90th Percentile £103,750 £122,500 £92,500
England median annual salary £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year - +4.17% +9.09%

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 6,747 14,587 18,692
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 28.46% 28.46% 29.78%
Number of salaries quoted 5,708 12,147 15,621
Median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% +4.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £42,500 £38,750 £37,500
90th Percentile £100,000 £105,000 £95,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +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 16 January 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 16 January 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 +4 129 £72,500 -3.33% 52
West London +39 17 £70,000 -12.50% 29
South London +14 17 £70,000 -6.67% 4
East London +29 4 £67,500 -17.68% 17
North London +13 1 £72,500 +61.11% 2
PostgreSQL
England

For the 6 months to 16 January 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.

1 467 (55.46%) Python
2 378 (44.89%) Docker
3 351 (41.69%) AWS
4 321 (38.12%) Java
5 316 (37.53%) SQL
6 310 (36.82%) Kubernetes
7 306 (36.34%) Agile Software Development
8 245 (29.10%) Finance
9 244 (28.98%) DevOps
10 209 (24.82%) Software Engineering
11 208 (24.70%) Microservices
12 200 (23.75%) JavaScript
13 193 (22.92%) Jenkins
14 192 (22.80%) MySQL
15 190 (22.57%) Linux
16 184 (21.85%) MongoDB
17 175 (20.78%) SQL Server
18 171 (20.31%) Web Services
19 167 (19.83%) Azure
20 160 (19.00%) Fintech
21 141 (16.75%) TDD
22 139 (16.51%) Git (software)
23 129 (15.32%) GCP
24 121 (14.37%) Kafka
25 117 (13.90%) Terraform
26 113 (13.42%) Node.js
26 113 (13.42%) Django
27 112 (13.30%) Spring
28 108 (12.83%) Google
28 108 (12.83%) Serverless

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 94 (11.16%) Apache
2 74 (8.79%) Elasticsearch
3 59 (7.01%) Apache Spark
4 24 (2.85%) Confluence
5 19 (2.26%) Tornado
6 14 (1.66%) Apache Airflow
7 12 (1.43%) OpenStack
8 7 (0.83%) CMS
8 7 (0.83%) WordPress
9 6 (0.71%) nginx
9 6 (0.71%) Tomcat
10 5 (0.59%) Apache Solr
10 5 (0.59%) GeoServer
11 3 (0.36%) ArcGIS
11 3 (0.36%) Drupal
11 3 (0.36%) Luigi
12 2 (0.24%) uWSGI
13 1 (0.12%) Apache Pig
13 1 (0.12%) JBoss
13 1 (0.12%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (0.48%) Figma
2 2 (0.24%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.24%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (0.24%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.12%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 5 (0.59%) Shopify
2 2 (0.24%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (0.24%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 351 (41.69%) AWS
2 167 (19.83%) Azure
3 129 (15.32%) GCP
4 108 (12.83%) Serverless
5 94 (11.16%) AWS Lambda
6 89 (10.57%) Amazon ECS
7 80 (9.50%) Apigee
8 55 (6.53%) Amazon EC2
9 42 (4.99%) Azure Active Directory
10 40 (4.75%) Amazon S3
11 31 (3.68%) GitHub
12 27 (3.21%) Amazon Kinesis
12 27 (3.21%) Amazon SQS
13 22 (2.61%) SaaS
14 19 (2.26%) AWS CloudFormation
14 19 (2.26%) iPaaS
15 13 (1.54%) Heroku
16 12 (1.43%) PaaS
17 11 (1.31%) Azure Functions
18 10 (1.19%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (4.28%) HTTP
2 28 (3.33%) DNS
3 23 (2.73%) TCP/IP
4 13 (1.54%) FTP
4 13 (1.54%) IMAP
4 13 (1.54%) SMTP
5 7 (0.83%) Firewall
6 6 (0.71%) IPv4
6 6 (0.71%) IPv6
7 5 (0.59%) AMQP
8 4 (0.48%) 5G
8 4 (0.48%) Asterisk PBX
8 4 (0.48%) ICMP
8 4 (0.48%) Unified Communications
8 4 (0.48%) VPN
9 3 (0.36%) Internet
9 3 (0.36%) Software-Defined Networking
10 2 (0.24%) HTTPS
10 2 (0.24%) SSH
10 2 (0.24%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 192 (22.80%) MySQL
2 184 (21.85%) MongoDB
3 175 (20.78%) SQL Server
4 103 (12.23%) Relational Database
5 98 (11.64%) Redis
6 94 (11.16%) NoSQL
7 84 (9.98%) Amazon Redshift
8 58 (6.89%) Amazon RDS
9 41 (4.87%) Data Warehouse
10 39 (4.63%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 39 (4.63%) Big Data
10 39 (4.63%) Hadoop
11 29 (3.44%) MariaDB
12 25 (2.97%) RDBMS
13 19 (2.26%) Apache Cassandra
14 16 (1.90%) Blockchain
15 15 (1.78%) BigQuery
16 11 (1.31%) Azure SQL Database
17 8 (0.95%) Hazelcast
18 7 (0.83%) Bigtable
Development Applications
1 193 (22.92%) Jenkins
2 139 (16.51%) Git (software)
3 78 (9.26%) GitLab
4 69 (8.19%) Artifactory
5 63 (7.48%) JIRA
6 39 (4.63%) Maven
7 24 (2.85%) SonarQube
8 22 (2.61%) JUnit
9 20 (2.38%) IntelliJ
10 17 (2.02%) Mockito
11 16 (1.90%) TeamCity
12 15 (1.78%) DbUnit
12 15 (1.78%) jMock
13 14 (1.66%) NUnit
14 13 (1.54%) Gerrit
14 13 (1.54%) RSpec
15 11 (1.31%) Selenium
16 8 (0.95%) Eclipse
16 8 (0.95%) Travis CI
16 8 (0.95%) webpack
General
1 245 (29.10%) Finance
2 88 (10.45%) Banking
3 47 (5.58%) Retail
4 28 (3.33%) Games
5 27 (3.21%) Back Office
6 24 (2.85%) Public Sector
6 24 (2.85%) Telecoms
7 13 (1.54%) Law
8 12 (1.43%) Marketing
9 9 (1.07%) Front Office
9 9 (1.07%) Legal
10 7 (0.83%) Manufacturing
11 5 (0.59%) Financial Institution
11 5 (0.59%) Local Government
12 3 (0.36%) Electronics
12 3 (0.36%) Investment Banking
13 2 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.12%) Military
Job Titles
1 441 (52.38%) Developer
2 141 (16.75%) Python Developer
3 139 (16.51%) Java Developer
4 126 (14.96%) Senior Developer
5 121 (14.37%) Software Engineer
6 71 (8.43%) Architect
7 63 (7.48%) AWS Developer
8 61 (7.24%) Java Engineer
8 61 (7.24%) Python Engineer
9 60 (7.13%) AWS Engineer
10 52 (6.18%) Solutions Architect
11 51 (6.06%) Full Stack Developer
12 49 (5.82%) Java Architect
13 48 (5.70%) Developer/Software Engineer
13 48 (5.70%) Senior Python Developer
14 47 (5.58%) DevOps Engineer
15 43 (5.11%) Java Software Engineer
16 42 (4.99%) Java Solutions Architect
17 41 (4.87%) Data Engineer
18 38 (4.51%) Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 171 (20.31%) Web Services
2 121 (14.37%) Kafka
3 113 (13.42%) Django
3 113 (13.42%) Node.js
4 112 (13.30%) Spring
5 92 (10.93%) RESTful
6 80 (9.50%) React
6 80 (9.50%) REST
7 79 (9.38%) RabbitMQ
8 76 (9.03%) HTML
9 75 (8.91%) gRPC
9 75 (8.91%) OAuth
10 73 (8.67%) CSS
11 72 (8.55%) Spring Boot
12 65 (7.72%) Flask
13 56 (6.65%) Swagger
14 53 (6.29%) .NET
15 51 (6.06%) GraphQL
15 51 (6.06%) Pandas
16 48 (5.70%) Spring Cloud
Miscellaneous
1 61 (7.24%) Greenfield Project
2 51 (6.06%) Hedge funds
3 39 (4.63%) Data Structures
4 38 (4.51%) Analytical Skills
5 36 (4.28%) Algorithms
6 33 (3.92%) Equities
7 28 (3.33%) Cloud Native
8 22 (2.61%) Replication
9 21 (2.49%) Clustering
10 17 (2.02%) Data Centre
11 14 (1.66%) Blog
11 14 (1.66%) Virtual Team
12 13 (1.54%) Derivative
13 11 (1.31%) User Experience
14 10 (1.19%) NHS
15 8 (0.95%) Life Science
15 8 (0.95%) Public Cloud
16 7 (0.83%) Private Cloud
17 6 (0.71%) Renewable Energy
18 5 (0.59%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 190 (22.57%) Linux
2 37 (4.39%) Unix
3 29 (3.44%) CentOS
4 20 (2.38%) Windows
5 13 (1.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 11 (1.31%) Fedora
6 11 (1.31%) VMS
7 7 (0.83%) Debian
8 5 (0.59%) Android
8 5 (0.59%) Apple iOS
9 4 (0.48%) Mac OS
9 4 (0.48%) Windows Server
10 1 (0.12%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.12%) VyOS
10 1 (0.12%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 306 (36.34%) Agile Software Development
2 244 (28.98%) DevOps
3 209 (24.82%) Software Engineering
4 208 (24.70%) Microservices
5 160 (19.00%) Fintech
6 141 (16.75%) TDD
7 96 (11.40%) Continuous Integration
8 95 (11.28%) Problem-Solving
9 84 (9.98%) BDD
10 81 (9.62%) Computer Science
11 78 (9.26%) Mentoring
12 77 (9.14%) Scrum
13 76 (9.03%) Open Source
14 71 (8.43%) Machine Learning
15 68 (8.08%) Data Science
16 63 (7.48%) Asset Management
17 59 (7.01%) Test Automation
18 53 (6.29%) Artificial Intelligence
19 52 (6.18%) Investment Management
20 51 (6.06%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 467 (55.46%) Python
2 321 (38.12%) Java
3 316 (37.53%) SQL
4 200 (23.75%) JavaScript
5 71 (8.43%) C#
6 70 (8.31%) Bash Shell
7 69 (8.19%) Ruby
8 62 (7.36%) Scala
9 61 (7.24%) Go
10 51 (6.06%) TypeScript
11 39 (4.63%) Kotlin
12 37 (4.39%) PHP
13 32 (3.80%) C++
14 25 (2.97%) Shell Script
15 24 (2.85%) Perl
16 21 (2.49%) Java 8
17 17 (2.02%) PowerShell
18 15 (1.78%) C
19 14 (1.66%) Groovy
20 10 (1.19%) ES8
Qualifications
1 63 (7.48%) Degree
2 47 (5.58%) Security Cleared
3 39 (4.63%) SC Cleared
4 34 (4.04%) Computer Science Degree
5 31 (3.68%) Sun Certification
6 9 (1.07%) PhD
7 6 (0.71%) Numerate Degree
7 6 (0.71%) OSCE
7 6 (0.71%) OSCP
8 5 (0.59%) Master's Degree
9 3 (0.36%) DV Cleared
10 2 (0.24%) Cisco Certification
11 1 (0.12%) BPSS Clearance
11 1 (0.12%) CCNA
11 1 (0.12%) CCSP
11 1 (0.12%) CISA
11 1 (0.12%) CISM
11 1 (0.12%) CRISC
11 1 (0.12%) DBS Check
11 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (3.56%) QA
2 25 (2.97%) NIST
3 8 (0.95%) GDPR
4 7 (0.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (0.71%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.36%) SLA
7 1 (0.12%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 378 (44.89%) Docker
2 48 (5.70%) Active Directory
3 17 (2.02%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (1.54%) Postfix
5 5 (0.59%) Firmware
6 3 (0.36%) VMware Workstation
6 3 (0.36%) Xen
7 1 (0.12%) etcd
7 1 (0.12%) LXC
7 1 (0.12%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.12%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.12%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 310 (36.82%) Kubernetes
2 117 (13.90%) Terraform
3 70 (8.31%) Puppet
4 68 (8.08%) Ansible
5 25 (2.97%) Opscode Chef
6 24 (2.85%) Prometheus
7 12 (1.43%) Grafana
8 10 (1.19%) Consul
9 9 (1.07%) HAProxy
9 9 (1.07%) Istio
10 8 (0.95%) Failover Clustering
11 6 (0.71%) Docker Swarm
11 6 (0.71%) Icinga
11 6 (0.71%) linkerd
12 5 (0.59%) Galera Cluster
12 5 (0.59%) Graylog
12 5 (0.59%) Rancher
12 5 (0.59%) Salt
12 5 (0.59%) systemd
12 5 (0.59%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 108 (12.83%) Google
2 83 (9.86%) Oracle
3 25 (2.97%) VMware
4 22 (2.61%) Microsoft
5 21 (2.49%) Atlassian
6 13 (1.54%) ServiceNow
7 10 (1.19%) Red Hat
8 9 (1.07%) Spotify
9 8 (0.95%) Sybase
10 7 (0.83%) Facebook
11 6 (0.71%) Databricks
12 5 (0.59%) Snapchat
12 5 (0.59%) Talend
13 4 (0.48%) Pega
13 4 (0.48%) WSO2
14 3 (0.36%) Cisco
14 3 (0.36%) ESRI
14 3 (0.36%) Fortinet
14 3 (0.36%) IBM
14 3 (0.36%) PagerDuty