Period
to 26 July 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 26 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PostgreSQL (Postgres)
England > London
6 months to
26 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 54 123 161
Rank change year-on-year +69 +38 +1
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 2,659 805 1,270
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 5.93% 2.74% 2.20%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 18.57% 9.69% 7.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1,008 693 1,139
10th Percentile £48,715 £48,750 £40,000
25th Percentile £62,500 £58,750 £51,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £77,500 £77,500 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year - +10.71% +3.70%
75th Percentile £96,250 £95,000 £85,000
90th Percentile £115,000 £126,250 £95,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year - +13.04% -4.17%

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 14,321 8,305 16,770
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 31.93% 28.27% 29.00%
Number of salaries quoted 8,662 6,754 14,155
10th Percentile £44,000 £41,250 £38,750
25th Percentile £52,500 £51,250 £48,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.70% +3.85% +4.00%
75th Percentile £88,750 £85,000 £82,500
90th Percentile £105,000 £101,250 £95,000
England median annual salary £57,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +3.64% +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 26 July 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 26 July 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 +15 166 £80,000 +8.84% 87
South London -5 29 £72,500 - 15
West London -33 22 £77,500 +10.71% 32
East London +6 11 £75,000 +36.36% 29
North London - 3 - - 1
PostgreSQL
England

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 1,442 (54.23%) AWS
2 1,170 (44.00%) Docker
3 1,090 (40.99%) Agile Software Development
4 1,075 (40.43%) Python
5 1,007 (37.87%) Kubernetes
6 986 (37.08%) Software Engineering
7 981 (36.89%) Microservices
8 893 (33.58%) React
9 868 (32.64%) Node.js
10 858 (32.27%) JavaScript
11 838 (31.52%) Java
12 836 (31.44%) Finance
13 797 (29.97%) SQL
14 686 (25.80%) TypeScript
15 669 (25.16%) DevOps
16 614 (23.09%) Git (software)
17 542 (20.38%) Terraform
18 539 (20.27%) Relational Database
19 538 (20.23%) MySQL
20 482 (18.13%) GraphQL
21 480 (18.05%) TDD
22 473 (17.79%) REST
23 472 (17.75%) Social Skills
24 460 (17.30%) Redis
25 445 (16.74%) Serverless
26 443 (16.66%) GCP
27 435 (16.36%) Fintech
28 433 (16.28%) Kafka
29 402 (15.12%) Test Automation
30 395 (14.86%) 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
1 241 (9.06%) Elasticsearch
2 133 (5.00%) Apache Spark
3 90 (3.38%) Apache
4 86 (3.23%) Confluence
5 73 (2.75%) Apache Airflow
6 58 (2.18%) nginx
7 34 (1.28%) Apache Pulsar
8 21 (0.79%) CMS
9 19 (0.71%) IIS
9 19 (0.71%) Tomcat
10 18 (0.68%) IBM Domino
11 17 (0.64%) Drupal
12 16 (0.60%) Traefik
13 14 (0.53%) Apache Solr
13 14 (0.53%) Luigi
14 13 (0.49%) OpenStack
15 12 (0.45%) SharePoint
16 9 (0.34%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 9 (0.34%) WordPress
17 8 (0.30%) WebSphere
Applications
1 14 (0.53%) Figma
2 12 (0.45%) SOLIDWORKS
3 8 (0.30%) Zeplin
4 5 (0.19%) Adobe Illustrator
4 5 (0.19%) Fireworks
4 5 (0.19%) Microsoft Office
4 5 (0.19%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.19%) Photoshop
4 5 (0.19%) Sketch
5 2 (0.075%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (0.038%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 31 (1.17%) Shopify
2 30 (1.13%) Magento
3 13 (0.49%) Payment Gateway
4 12 (0.45%) Distributed Ledger
4 12 (0.45%) R3 Corda
5 10 (0.38%) Primavera
6 4 (0.15%) Oracle Applications
7 2 (0.075%) MetaTrader
8 1 (0.038%) Infor M3
8 1 (0.038%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 1,442 (54.23%) AWS
2 445 (16.74%) Serverless
3 443 (16.66%) GCP
4 395 (14.86%) Azure
5 256 (9.63%) SaaS
6 248 (9.33%) AWS Lambda
7 233 (8.76%) GitHub
8 204 (7.67%) Amazon ECS
9 186 (7.00%) Amazon S3
10 181 (6.81%) Amazon EC2
11 147 (5.53%) Amazon SQS
12 139 (5.23%) Heroku
13 98 (3.69%) Amazon EKS
14 79 (2.97%) AWS CloudFormation
15 65 (2.44%) Amazon Kinesis
16 58 (2.18%) Slack
17 54 (2.03%) AWS Fargate
17 54 (2.03%) Snowflake
18 47 (1.77%) Amazon ElastiCache
19 45 (1.69%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 99 (3.72%) HTTP
2 37 (1.39%) DNS
3 33 (1.24%) TCP/IP
4 25 (0.94%) Firewall
5 21 (0.79%) SSL
6 18 (0.68%) Internet
6 18 (0.68%) VPN
7 13 (0.49%) RIP
8 11 (0.41%) VLAN
9 10 (0.38%) DHCP
9 10 (0.38%) IPv4
9 10 (0.38%) LAN
9 10 (0.38%) WAN
10 8 (0.30%) Broadband
10 8 (0.30%) SSH
11 5 (0.19%) FTP
12 4 (0.15%) DSL
12 4 (0.15%) MQTT
12 4 (0.15%) SMTP
13 3 (0.11%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 539 (20.27%) Relational Database
2 538 (20.23%) MySQL
3 460 (17.30%) Redis
4 391 (14.70%) MongoDB
5 381 (14.33%) NoSQL
6 363 (13.65%) SQL Server
7 336 (12.64%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 192 (7.22%) RDBMS
9 157 (5.90%) Big Data
10 133 (5.00%) Amazon Aurora
11 132 (4.96%) Amazon RDS
12 122 (4.59%) Amazon Redshift
13 101 (3.80%) Apache Cassandra
14 78 (2.93%) Data Warehouse
15 56 (2.11%) Blockchain
16 54 (2.03%) BigQuery
16 54 (2.03%) Hadoop
17 49 (1.84%) Neo4j
18 46 (1.73%) DB2
19 43 (1.62%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 614 (23.09%) Git (software)
2 360 (13.54%) Jenkins
3 184 (6.92%) CircleCI
4 168 (6.32%) GitLab
5 162 (6.09%) JIRA
6 146 (5.49%) Cypress.io
7 112 (4.21%) webpack
8 105 (3.95%) Gradle
9 101 (3.80%) JUnit
10 90 (3.38%) SonarQube
11 80 (3.01%) Maven
12 68 (2.56%) Babel
13 62 (2.33%) Mockito
14 58 (2.18%) RSpec
15 56 (2.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 56 (2.11%) Mocha
16 49 (1.84%) Selenium
17 45 (1.69%) IntelliJ
18 40 (1.50%) DbUnit
18 40 (1.50%) jMock
General
1 836 (31.44%) Finance
2 472 (17.75%) Social Skills
3 354 (13.31%) Banking
4 209 (7.86%) Games
5 205 (7.71%) Retail
6 142 (5.34%) Marketing
7 104 (3.91%) Analytical Skills
8 76 (2.86%) Public Sector
9 63 (2.37%) Presentation Skills
9 63 (2.37%) Telecoms
10 50 (1.88%) Inclusion and Diversity
11 45 (1.69%) Manufacturing
12 44 (1.65%) Influencing Skills
13 42 (1.58%) Investment Banking
14 39 (1.47%) Advertising
15 38 (1.43%) Publishing
16 34 (1.28%) Law
17 32 (1.20%) Financial Institution
18 27 (1.02%) Billing
19 23 (0.86%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 925 (34.79%) Developer
2 596 (22.41%) Software Engineer
3 245 (9.21%) Java Developer
4 240 (9.03%) Senior Software Engineer
5 225 (8.46%) Senior Developer
6 167 (6.28%) Python Engineer
7 162 (6.09%) Full Stack Developer
8 151 (5.68%) Java Engineer
9 141 (5.30%) Backend Developer
10 133 (5.00%) Python Developer
11 120 (4.51%) AWS Engineer
12 96 (3.61%) Data Engineer
13 90 (3.38%) AWS Developer
14 80 (3.01%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
15 77 (2.90%) Technical Leader
16 74 (2.78%) DevOps Engineer
17 71 (2.67%) Java Software Engineer
18 69 (2.59%) AWS Software Engineer
18 69 (2.59%) Developer/Software Engineer
19 68 (2.56%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 893 (33.58%) React
2 868 (32.64%) Node.js
3 482 (18.13%) GraphQL
4 473 (17.79%) REST
5 433 (16.28%) Kafka
6 395 (14.86%) Web Services
7 347 (13.05%) CSS
8 316 (11.88%) Django
9 309 (11.62%) Spring
10 308 (11.58%) AngularJS
11 305 (11.47%) RESTful
12 282 (10.61%) React Native
13 251 (9.44%) HTML
14 237 (8.91%) Redux
15 236 (8.88%) gRPC
16 228 (8.57%) .NET
17 223 (8.39%) Ruby on Rails
18 195 (7.33%) RabbitMQ
19 186 (7.00%) Jest
20 172 (6.47%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 344 (12.94%) User Experience
2 135 (5.08%) Mobile App
3 134 (5.04%) Hedge funds
4 123 (4.63%) Cloud Native
5 105 (3.95%) Algorithms
6 95 (3.57%) Data Structures
7 92 (3.46%) Self-Motivation
8 87 (3.27%) Blog
9 75 (2.82%) Virtual Team
10 64 (2.41%) Pricing Data
11 53 (1.99%) Digital Media
12 46 (1.73%) Clustering
12 46 (1.73%) NHS
13 42 (1.58%) Enterprise Software
13 42 (1.58%) Renewable Energy
14 41 (1.54%) Derivative
15 40 (1.50%) Equities
15 40 (1.50%) Greenfield Project
16 35 (1.32%) Robotics
17 34 (1.28%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 273 (10.27%) Linux
2 129 (4.85%) Windows
3 128 (4.81%) Unix
4 89 (3.35%) Android
5 85 (3.20%) Apple iOS
6 39 (1.47%) CentOS
7 22 (0.83%) Windows Server
8 19 (0.71%) Ubuntu
9 8 (0.30%) Debian
10 6 (0.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 4 (0.15%) Fedora
11 4 (0.15%) FreeBSD
12 2 (0.075%) Mac OS
12 2 (0.075%) Windows Server 2016
12 2 (0.075%) Windows Server 2019
13 1 (0.038%) pSOS
13 1 (0.038%) VMS
13 1 (0.038%) Windows 10
13 1 (0.038%) Windows Server 2008
13 1 (0.038%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,090 (40.99%) Agile Software Development
2 986 (37.08%) Software Engineering
3 981 (36.89%) Microservices
4 669 (25.16%) DevOps
5 480 (18.05%) TDD
6 435 (16.36%) Fintech
7 402 (15.12%) Test Automation
8 344 (12.94%) Continuous Integration
9 311 (11.70%) Analytics
10 298 (11.21%) Mentoring
11 293 (11.02%) Open Source
11 293 (11.02%) Problem-Solving
12 276 (10.38%) Clean Code
13 271 (10.19%) Machine Learning
14 269 (10.12%) Scrum
15 259 (9.74%) Artificial Intelligence
16 256 (9.63%) Computer Science
17 248 (9.33%) Data Science
18 246 (9.25%) Front End Development
19 242 (9.10%) Event-Driven
Programming Languages
1 1,075 (40.43%) Python
2 858 (32.27%) JavaScript
3 838 (31.52%) Java
4 797 (29.97%) SQL
5 686 (25.80%) TypeScript
6 370 (13.92%) Go
7 314 (11.81%) Ruby
8 290 (10.91%) C#
9 173 (6.51%) Scala
10 144 (5.42%) ES6
11 143 (5.38%) Kotlin
12 135 (5.08%) C++
13 124 (4.66%) C
14 104 (3.91%) Bash Shell
15 84 (3.16%) PHP
16 81 (3.05%) Elm
17 73 (2.75%) Rust
18 61 (2.29%) Perl
19 58 (2.18%) Java 8
20 54 (2.03%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 275 (10.34%) Degree
2 81 (3.05%) Computer Science Degree
3 57 (2.14%) Master's Degree
4 51 (1.92%) Security Cleared
5 44 (1.65%) SC Cleared
6 25 (0.94%) PhD
7 15 (0.56%) AWS Certification
8 5 (0.19%) BPSS Clearance
9 4 (0.15%) Numerate Degree
9 4 (0.15%) OSCE
9 4 (0.15%) OSCP
10 3 (0.11%) DBS Check
10 3 (0.11%) RHCSA
10 3 (0.11%) SAS Certification
11 2 (0.075%) CITP
11 2 (0.075%) DV Cleared
12 1 (0.038%) MCSE
12 1 (0.038%) Microsoft Certification
12 1 (0.038%) OCP
12 1 (0.038%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 247 (9.29%) QA
2 40 (1.50%) PSD2
3 39 (1.47%) GDPR
4 24 (0.90%) EMIR
4 24 (0.90%) MiFID
5 19 (0.71%) Data Quality
6 14 (0.53%) Accessibility
7 10 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 4 (0.15%) NIST
8 4 (0.15%) PCI DSS
8 4 (0.15%) SOC 1
8 4 (0.15%) SOC 2
9 3 (0.11%) GRC
10 1 (0.038%) Cyber Essentials
10 1 (0.038%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
10 1 (0.038%) SEPA
10 1 (0.038%) SLA
System Software
1 1,170 (44.00%) Docker
2 27 (1.02%) Active Directory
3 24 (0.90%) VMware Infrastructure
4 17 (0.64%) Postfix
5 12 (0.45%) Oracle RAC
6 11 (0.41%) iptables
7 6 (0.23%) Varnish
7 6 (0.23%) VirtualBox
8 5 (0.19%) Virtual Machines
9 4 (0.15%) LXC
9 4 (0.15%) Virtual Servers
10 3 (0.11%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 3 (0.11%) OpenAM
10 3 (0.11%) OpenDJ
11 2 (0.075%) HDFS
11 2 (0.075%) Hyper-V
11 2 (0.075%) KVM
11 2 (0.075%) vSphere
12 1 (0.038%) Virtual Desktop
12 1 (0.038%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1,007 (37.87%) Kubernetes
2 542 (20.38%) Terraform
3 179 (6.73%) Ansible
4 114 (4.29%) Prometheus
5 108 (4.06%) Opscode Chef
6 99 (3.72%) Puppet
7 72 (2.71%) Istio
8 67 (2.52%) Docker Swarm
9 52 (1.96%) Grafana
10 18 (0.68%) linkerd
11 14 (0.53%) Kibana
12 12 (0.45%) Bugsnag
12 12 (0.45%) Kustomize
12 12 (0.45%) Oracle RMAN
13 10 (0.38%) Consul
13 10 (0.38%) HAProxy
14 9 (0.34%) SCCM
15 8 (0.30%) Failover Clustering
16 6 (0.23%) logstash
16 6 (0.23%) Oozie
Vendors
1 320 (12.03%) Oracle
2 287 (10.79%) Google
3 102 (3.84%) Sybase
4 93 (3.50%) Microsoft
5 43 (1.62%) Facebook
6 38 (1.43%) YouTube
7 35 (1.32%) Yahoo!
8 34 (1.28%) Spotify
9 31 (1.17%) SAP
10 30 (1.13%) Instagram
10 30 (1.13%) VMware
11 25 (0.94%) BT
12 23 (0.86%) Alibaba
13 22 (0.83%) Atlassian
13 22 (0.83%) PagerDuty
14 21 (0.79%) Salesforce.com
15 20 (0.75%) New Relic
16 19 (0.71%) Red Hat
17 18 (0.68%) Databricks
18 13 (0.49%) Samsung