Period
to 15 November 2019

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 15 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PostgreSQL (Postgres)
England > London
6 months to
15 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 123 165 219
Rank change year-on-year +42 +54 -17
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 1,479 1,496 1,288
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 2.71% 2.23% 1.70%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.58% 7.38% 5.78%
Number of salaries quoted 1,299 1,320 1,021
London median annual salary £75,000 £67,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +12.50% -
10th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £42,500
90th Percentile £107,500 £92,500 £90,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +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 15,438 20,270 22,274
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 28.26% 30.15% 29.42%
Number of salaries quoted 12,769 16,554 17,847
London median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% +4.35%
10th Percentile £38,750 £37,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £100,000 £95,000 £88,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £51,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.44% +2.50% +5.26%

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 15 November 2019.

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 15 November 2019. 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 +76 432 £75,000 +7.14% 98
West London +31 51 £80,000 +23.08% 30
South London +21 35 £68,000 +0.74% 8
North London +9 24 £45,000 - 9
East London +13 13 £42,000 -31.43% 20
PostgreSQL
England

For the 6 months to 15 November 2019, 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.

1 767 (51.86%) Python
2 684 (46.25%) AWS
3 595 (40.23%) SQL
4 567 (38.34%) Agile Software Development
5 531 (35.90%) Java
6 471 (31.85%) Docker
7 407 (27.52%) JavaScript
8 384 (25.96%) Finance
9 377 (25.49%) MySQL
10 338 (22.85%) Linux
11 331 (22.38%) Microservices
12 316 (21.37%) Software Engineering
13 313 (21.16%) Relational Database
14 307 (20.76%) SQL Server
15 274 (18.53%) DevOps
16 263 (17.78%) GCP
17 257 (17.38%) Git (software)
18 250 (16.90%) Kubernetes
19 243 (16.43%) Web Services
20 234 (15.82%) Azure
21 230 (15.55%) NoSQL
22 226 (15.28%) Oracle
23 225 (15.21%) Analytics
24 219 (14.81%) Django
25 203 (13.73%) React
26 202 (13.66%) Jenkins
27 198 (13.39%) Fintech
28 194 (13.12%) C#
29 189 (12.78%) TDD
30 182 (12.31%) Degree

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
1 163 (11.02%) Elasticsearch
2 151 (10.21%) Apache Spark
3 90 (6.09%) Apache
4 86 (5.81%) nginx
5 53 (3.58%) Confluence
6 48 (3.25%) Apache Airflow
7 32 (2.16%) Luigi
8 26 (1.76%) SAS
9 24 (1.62%) Tomcat
10 23 (1.56%) IIS
11 19 (1.28%) Apache Solr
12 11 (0.74%) GeoServer
12 11 (0.74%) Jupyter
12 11 (0.74%) SharePoint
13 9 (0.61%) OpenStack
14 8 (0.54%) ArcGIS
14 8 (0.54%) Oracle Spatial
15 6 (0.41%) CMS
15 6 (0.41%) Tornado
15 6 (0.41%) WebLogic
Applications
1 21 (1.42%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (0.47%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (0.34%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.14%) Weka
5 1 (0.068%) Maya
5 1 (0.068%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 50 (3.38%) FINCAD Analytics
2 11 (0.74%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 6 (0.41%) PolarLake
4 4 (0.27%) Distributed Ledger
5 2 (0.14%) Eikon
5 2 (0.14%) Markit EDM
6 1 (0.068%) Odoo
6 1 (0.068%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 684 (46.25%) AWS
2 263 (17.78%) GCP
3 234 (15.82%) Azure
4 71 (4.80%) Amazon S3
5 68 (4.60%) Serverless
6 63 (4.26%) GitHub
7 61 (4.12%) SaaS
8 58 (3.92%) Amazon EC2
9 55 (3.72%) AWS Lambda
10 53 (3.58%) Power Platform
11 50 (3.38%) AWS CloudFormation
12 31 (2.10%) Amazon EMR
13 30 (2.03%) Amazon ECS
14 27 (1.83%) Amazon SQS
15 24 (1.62%) PaaS
16 23 (1.56%) Datadog
17 22 (1.49%) Cloud Computing
18 19 (1.28%) Amazon Kinesis
19 18 (1.22%) IaaS
20 16 (1.08%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 64 (4.33%) HTTP
2 33 (2.23%) DNS
3 31 (2.10%) Internet
3 31 (2.10%) TCP/IP
4 10 (0.68%) Firewall
4 10 (0.68%) VPN
5 8 (0.54%) SAN
6 7 (0.47%) DSL
6 7 (0.47%) NAS
7 6 (0.41%) Bluetooth
7 6 (0.41%) Network Security
7 6 (0.41%) Wireless
8 5 (0.34%) AMQP
8 5 (0.34%) SMS
9 4 (0.27%) Asterisk PBX
9 4 (0.27%) Cisco IOS
9 4 (0.27%) OpenVPN
9 4 (0.27%) Reverse Proxy
9 4 (0.27%) SSH
9 4 (0.27%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 377 (25.49%) MySQL
2 313 (21.16%) Relational Database
3 307 (20.76%) SQL Server
4 230 (15.55%) NoSQL
5 168 (11.36%) MongoDB
6 155 (10.48%) RDBMS
7 142 (9.60%) Big Data
8 112 (7.57%) Hadoop
9 110 (7.44%) Redis
10 103 (6.96%) Amazon Aurora
10 103 (6.96%) Data Warehouse
11 102 (6.90%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 85 (5.75%) Amazon Redshift
13 76 (5.14%) BigQuery
14 66 (4.46%) Amazon RDS
14 66 (4.46%) Apache Hive
15 58 (3.92%) Amazon Athena
16 54 (3.65%) Apache Cassandra
17 53 (3.58%) Power BI
18 47 (3.18%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 257 (17.38%) Git (software)
2 202 (13.66%) Jenkins
3 106 (7.17%) JIRA
4 74 (5.00%) Bitbucket
5 63 (4.26%) Maven
6 40 (2.70%) GitLab
7 33 (2.23%) JUnit
7 33 (2.23%) webpack
8 30 (2.03%) Selenium
8 30 (2.03%) TeamCity
8 30 (2.03%) Vagrant
9 23 (1.56%) Cucumber
10 19 (1.28%) Gradle
10 19 (1.28%) Mockito
10 19 (1.28%) Subversion
11 18 (1.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 18 (1.22%) SonarQube
12 14 (0.95%) CircleCI
12 14 (0.95%) DbUnit
12 14 (0.95%) gulp
General
1 384 (25.96%) Finance
2 129 (8.72%) Banking
3 67 (4.53%) Front Office
4 62 (4.19%) Retail
5 38 (2.57%) Marketing
6 32 (2.16%) Legal
7 28 (1.89%) Public Sector
8 26 (1.76%) Law
8 26 (1.76%) Telecoms
9 23 (1.56%) Games
10 21 (1.42%) Advertising
11 16 (1.08%) Investment Banking
12 13 (0.88%) Publishing
13 7 (0.47%) Local Government
14 5 (0.34%) Billing
14 5 (0.34%) Manufacturing
15 4 (0.27%) Back Office
15 4 (0.27%) Financial Institution
15 4 (0.27%) Police
16 3 (0.20%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 735 (49.70%) Developer
2 230 (15.55%) Python Developer
3 184 (12.44%) Java Developer
4 175 (11.83%) Senior Developer
5 162 (10.95%) Software Engineer
6 114 (7.71%) DevOps Engineer
7 105 (7.10%) Data Engineer
8 92 (6.22%) AWS Engineer
9 90 (6.09%) Java Engineer
10 84 (5.68%) Full Stack Developer
11 79 (5.34%) Developer/Software Engineer
12 77 (5.21%) AWS Developer
13 76 (5.14%) Java Software Engineer
14 73 (4.94%) DBA
15 68 (4.60%) Java Software Developer
16 67 (4.53%) Lead Developer
17 66 (4.46%) .NET Developer
17 66 (4.46%) JavaScript Developer
17 66 (4.46%) Python Engineer
18 61 (4.12%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 243 (16.43%) Web Services
2 219 (14.81%) Django
3 203 (13.73%) React
4 176 (11.90%) Node.js
5 140 (9.47%) RESTful
5 140 (9.47%) Spring
6 137 (9.26%) REST
7 128 (8.65%) Kafka
8 127 (8.59%) J2EE
9 123 (8.32%) .NET
10 117 (7.91%) CSS
11 114 (7.71%) HTML
12 91 (6.15%) AngularJS
13 90 (6.09%) JSON
14 89 (6.02%) Flask
15 85 (5.75%) RabbitMQ
16 73 (4.94%) Spring Boot
17 67 (4.53%) React Native
18 65 (4.39%) Dropwizard
18 65 (4.39%) gRPC
Miscellaneous
1 107 (7.23%) Analytical Skills
2 65 (4.39%) Hedge funds
3 63 (4.26%) Derivative
4 62 (4.19%) Pricing Data
5 60 (4.06%) Fixed Income
6 59 (3.99%) Algorithms
7 54 (3.65%) Equities
8 53 (3.58%) Greenfield Project
9 52 (3.52%) Management Information System
10 49 (3.31%) User Experience
11 45 (3.04%) Data Structures
12 44 (2.97%) Public Cloud
13 40 (2.70%) Equity Derivative
14 38 (2.57%) Self-Motivation
15 33 (2.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 28 (1.89%) Mobile App
17 23 (1.56%) Cloud Native
18 22 (1.49%) Clustering
18 22 (1.49%) Exotic Derivative
19 19 (1.28%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 338 (22.85%) Linux
2 118 (7.98%) Windows
3 82 (5.54%) Unix
4 51 (3.45%) Windows Server
5 25 (1.69%) Ubuntu
6 24 (1.62%) Android
7 18 (1.22%) Apple iOS
7 18 (1.22%) CentOS
8 17 (1.15%) Mac OS
9 11 (0.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 9 (0.61%) Windows 10
11 8 (0.54%) Fedora
11 8 (0.54%) Oracle Linux
11 8 (0.54%) Windows Server 2012
12 7 (0.47%) Windows Server 2008
13 4 (0.27%) Windows 7
14 3 (0.20%) CoreOS
14 3 (0.20%) Mac OS X
15 1 (0.068%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 567 (38.34%) Agile Software Development
2 331 (22.38%) Microservices
3 316 (21.37%) Software Engineering
4 274 (18.53%) DevOps
5 225 (15.21%) Analytics
6 198 (13.39%) Fintech
7 189 (12.78%) TDD
8 171 (11.56%) Machine Learning
9 165 (11.16%) Data Science
10 147 (9.94%) ETL
10 147 (9.94%) Problem-Solving
11 146 (9.87%) Scrum
12 145 (9.80%) Continuous Integration
13 142 (9.60%) Mentoring
14 140 (9.47%) Computer Science
15 132 (8.92%) Open Source
16 131 (8.86%) Asset Management
17 119 (8.05%) Artificial Intelligence
18 117 (7.91%) Business Intelligence
19 111 (7.51%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 767 (51.86%) Python
2 595 (40.23%) SQL
3 531 (35.90%) Java
4 407 (27.52%) JavaScript
5 194 (13.12%) C#
6 140 (9.47%) Bash Shell
7 124 (8.38%) Go
8 112 (7.57%) Scala
9 82 (5.54%) C++
10 80 (5.41%) Java 8
11 73 (4.94%) PowerShell
12 72 (4.87%) Kotlin
13 70 (4.73%) PHP
14 64 (4.33%) TypeScript
15 59 (3.99%) Ruby
16 48 (3.25%) T-SQL
17 43 (2.91%) Lua
18 41 (2.77%) R
19 35 (2.37%) ES6
20 21 (1.42%) C
Qualifications
1 182 (12.31%) Degree
2 71 (4.80%) Computer Science Degree
3 34 (2.30%) Security Cleared
4 15 (1.01%) PhD
5 11 (0.74%) SC Cleared
6 7 (0.47%) Numerate Degree
7 6 (0.41%) AWS Certification
7 6 (0.41%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (0.27%) MCSE
9 2 (0.14%) MCSA
10 1 (0.068%) CCNA
10 1 (0.068%) CCNP
10 1 (0.068%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.068%) HNC
10 1 (0.068%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (3.65%) QA
2 28 (1.89%) Data Quality
3 12 (0.81%) GDPR
4 11 (0.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 7 (0.47%) SLA
6 4 (0.27%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 471 (31.85%) Docker
2 26 (1.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (1.69%) HDFS
4 21 (1.42%) Active Directory
5 18 (1.22%) Firmware
5 18 (1.22%) Oracle RAC
6 13 (0.88%) KVM
7 9 (0.61%) Hyper-V
7 9 (0.61%) VMware Workstation
8 8 (0.54%) Varnish
8 8 (0.54%) vSphere
9 7 (0.47%) VirtualBox
10 6 (0.41%) GridGain
10 6 (0.41%) XenApp
11 5 (0.34%) oVirt
12 4 (0.27%) Postfix
12 4 (0.27%) QEMU
12 4 (0.27%) Xen
13 1 (0.068%) Apache Flume
13 1 (0.068%) Samba
Systems Management
1 250 (16.90%) Kubernetes
2 168 (11.36%) Ansible
3 117 (7.91%) Terraform
4 80 (5.41%) Opscode Chef
4 80 (5.41%) Puppet
5 34 (2.30%) Grafana
6 31 (2.10%) Prometheus
7 22 (1.49%) Data Guard
7 22 (1.49%) Mesos
8 19 (1.28%) Marathon
9 18 (1.22%) Icinga
10 15 (1.01%) Docker Swarm
10 15 (1.01%) Oozie
10 15 (1.01%) Salt
11 14 (0.95%) Kibana
12 12 (0.81%) logstash
13 11 (0.74%) Hadoop YARN
14 6 (0.41%) HAProxy
14 6 (0.41%) Packer
15 5 (0.34%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 226 (15.28%) Oracle
2 176 (11.90%) Google
3 109 (7.37%) Microsoft
4 60 (4.06%) Sybase
5 58 (3.92%) Tableau
6 51 (3.45%) VMware
7 48 (3.25%) Bloomberg
8 42 (2.84%) Red Hat
9 29 (1.96%) Talend
10 28 (1.89%) Informatica
11 25 (1.69%) IBM
12 21 (1.42%) Atlassian
13 17 (1.15%) Veeam
14 15 (1.01%) SAP
15 14 (0.95%) Cognos
16 12 (0.81%) Splunk
17 11 (0.74%) Databricks
18 10 (0.68%) Cloudera
18 10 (0.68%) Hortonworks
18 10 (0.68%) New Relic