Period
to 22 July 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 22 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PostgreSQL (Postgres)
England > London
6 months to
22 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 154 161 208
Rank change year-on-year +7 +47 +5
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 1,263 1,588 1,288
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 2.19% 2.25% 1.74%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.68% 7.11% 5.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1,121 1,378 1,034
London median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.70% +12.50% -
10th Percentile £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £92,500 £90,000
England median annual salary £57,250 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -4.58% +9.09% +4.76%

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 16,452 22,332 21,892
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 28.53% 31.61% 29.65%
Number of salaries quoted 13,753 17,616 18,159
London median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% +6.19%
10th Percentile £38,750 £37,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £92,500 £90,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +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 22 July 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 22 July 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 +74 392 £72,500 +3.57% 106
West London +17 31 £75,000 +50.00% 34
South London +11 23 £53,750 -17.31% 7
East London +10 12 £42,000 -30.00% 18
North London -14 11 £45,000 - 7
PostgreSQL
England

For the 6 months to 22 July 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.

1 623 (49.33%) Python
2 510 (40.38%) Amazon AWS
3 482 (38.16%) Docker
4 470 (37.21%) SQL
5 462 (36.58%) Agile Software Development
6 393 (31.12%) MySQL
7 372 (29.45%) Java
8 365 (28.90%) Linux
9 336 (26.60%) JavaScript
10 293 (23.20%) Finance
11 278 (22.01%) DevOps
12 276 (21.85%) Microservices
13 261 (20.67%) SQL Server
14 243 (19.24%) Git (software)
15 230 (18.21%) Software Engineering
16 228 (18.05%) Kubernetes
17 220 (17.42%) MongoDB
18 209 (16.55%) Relational Database
19 193 (15.28%) Jenkins
20 188 (14.89%) React
21 183 (14.49%) Google Cloud Platform
22 182 (14.41%) TDD
23 181 (14.33%) Node.js
24 180 (14.25%) NoSQL
25 179 (14.17%) Bash Shell
26 178 (14.09%) Open Source
27 172 (13.62%) Oracle
28 170 (13.46%) Microsoft Azure
29 155 (12.27%) Ansible
30 153 (12.11%) Scrum

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
1 137 (10.85%) Elasticsearch
2 105 (8.31%) Apache Spark
3 93 (7.36%) Apache
4 69 (5.46%) nginx
5 42 (3.33%) Confluence
6 30 (2.38%) Tomcat
7 23 (1.82%) Apache Solr
8 17 (1.35%) SharePoint
9 15 (1.19%) IIS
10 14 (1.11%) WordPress
11 10 (0.79%) Apache Airflow
12 9 (0.71%) GeoServer
13 6 (0.48%) Drupal
13 6 (0.48%) JBoss
13 6 (0.48%) OpenStack
14 5 (0.40%) ArcGIS
14 5 (0.40%) CMS
14 5 (0.40%) WebLogic
15 4 (0.32%) ColdFusion
15 4 (0.32%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (0.32%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.16%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.079%) ArchiCAD
3 1 (0.079%) AutoCAD
3 1 (0.079%) Chatbot
3 1 (0.079%) MicroStation
3 1 (0.079%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.079%) Revit
3 1 (0.079%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 8 (0.63%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 6 (0.48%) Magento
3 5 (0.40%) NetSuite
4 3 (0.24%) Distributed Ledger
4 3 (0.24%) Eloqua
5 2 (0.16%) Adobe Campaign
5 2 (0.16%) Payment Gateway
5 2 (0.16%) Unica
6 1 (0.079%) Oracle Receivables
6 1 (0.079%) SAP Business One
6 1 (0.079%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 510 (40.38%) Amazon AWS
2 183 (14.49%) Google Cloud Platform
3 170 (13.46%) Microsoft Azure
4 73 (5.78%) Serverless
5 62 (4.91%) Amazon S3
6 60 (4.75%) Amazon EC2
7 51 (4.04%) SaaS
8 49 (3.88%) AWS Lambda
9 42 (3.33%) AWS CloudFormation
10 38 (3.01%) GitHub
11 30 (2.38%) PaaS
12 29 (2.30%) Amazon ECS
13 28 (2.22%) Cloud Computing
13 28 (2.22%) Heroku
14 26 (2.06%) Datadog
15 24 (1.90%) Power Platform
16 21 (1.66%) Amazon SQS
17 15 (1.19%) Virtual Private Cloud
18 14 (1.11%) Route 53
19 13 (1.03%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 53 (4.20%) DNS
2 51 (4.04%) TCP/IP
3 43 (3.40%) HTTP
4 26 (2.06%) Firewall
5 22 (1.74%) Internet
6 12 (0.95%) Asterisk PBX
6 12 (0.95%) Network Security
6 12 (0.95%) VoIP
6 12 (0.95%) VPN
7 11 (0.87%) SSL
7 11 (0.87%) STUN
8 7 (0.55%) FTP
8 7 (0.55%) SMTP
9 6 (0.48%) AMQP
10 5 (0.40%) SMS
11 4 (0.32%) NetScaler
11 4 (0.32%) SSH
11 4 (0.32%) Wireless
12 3 (0.24%) Intranet
12 3 (0.24%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 393 (31.12%) MySQL
2 261 (20.67%) SQL Server
3 220 (17.42%) MongoDB
4 209 (16.55%) Relational Database
5 180 (14.25%) NoSQL
6 117 (9.26%) Redis
7 115 (9.11%) Big Data
8 95 (7.52%) RDBMS
9 89 (7.05%) Hadoop
10 82 (6.49%) Apache Cassandra
11 78 (6.18%) Data Warehouse
12 76 (6.02%) Amazon RDS
13 61 (4.83%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 60 (4.75%) Amazon Redshift
15 49 (3.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 49 (3.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 44 (3.48%) Oracle Database
17 43 (3.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 41 (3.25%) Amazon Aurora
19 39 (3.09%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 243 (19.24%) Git (software)
2 193 (15.28%) Jenkins
3 99 (7.84%) JIRA
4 64 (5.07%) Bitbucket
5 54 (4.28%) Maven
6 41 (3.25%) JUnit
7 40 (3.17%) GitLab
8 36 (2.85%) Selenium
9 33 (2.61%) TeamCity
9 33 (2.61%) webpack
10 26 (2.06%) Cucumber
10 26 (2.06%) Vagrant
11 25 (1.98%) Gradle
12 24 (1.90%) Octopus Deploy
13 23 (1.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 22 (1.74%) Subversion
15 17 (1.35%) SonarQube
16 16 (1.27%) Team Foundation Server
17 14 (1.11%) gulp
18 13 (1.03%) Appium
General
1 293 (23.20%) Finance
2 69 (5.46%) Banking
3 65 (5.15%) Retail
4 34 (2.69%) Marketing
5 23 (1.82%) Law
6 22 (1.74%) Telecoms
7 21 (1.66%) Investment Banking
8 20 (1.58%) Advertising
8 20 (1.58%) Games
9 17 (1.35%) Front Office
10 12 (0.95%) Financial Institution
11 8 (0.63%) Legal
12 5 (0.40%) Automotive
12 5 (0.40%) Publishing
13 4 (0.32%) Billing
14 2 (0.16%) Aerospace
14 2 (0.16%) Corporate Banking
14 2 (0.16%) Manufacturing
14 2 (0.16%) Music Industry
14 2 (0.16%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 563 (44.58%) Developer
2 171 (13.54%) Python Developer
3 158 (12.51%) Senior Developer
4 127 (10.06%) Java Developer
5 121 (9.58%) Software Engineer
6 118 (9.34%) DevOps Engineer
7 107 (8.47%) DBA
8 80 (6.33%) Data Engineer
9 67 (5.30%) Python Engineer
10 63 (4.99%) Lead Developer
11 62 (4.91%) Administrator
12 59 (4.67%) JavaScript Developer
13 56 (4.43%) Junior
13 56 (4.43%) Senior Software Engineer
14 54 (4.28%) Junior Developer
15 51 (4.04%) SQL DBA
16 49 (3.88%) Software Developer
17 48 (3.80%) .NET Developer
17 48 (3.80%) AWS Engineer
18 47 (3.72%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 188 (14.89%) React
2 181 (14.33%) Node.js
3 143 (11.32%) .NET
4 142 (11.24%) RESTful
5 136 (10.77%) Django
6 130 (10.29%) Web Services
7 112 (8.87%) Spring
8 110 (8.71%) HTML
9 106 (8.39%) RabbitMQ
10 104 (8.23%) CSS
11 98 (7.76%) AngularJS
12 93 (7.36%) Kafka
13 92 (7.28%) REST
14 87 (6.89%) JSON
15 84 (6.65%) React Native
16 63 (4.99%) Flask
16 63 (4.99%) XML
17 62 (4.91%) Spring Boot
18 61 (4.83%) LAPP Stack
19 60 (4.75%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 88 (6.97%) Analytical Skills
2 60 (4.75%) Replication
3 54 (4.28%) Greenfield Project
4 52 (4.12%) User Experience
5 48 (3.80%) Clustering
6 37 (2.93%) Algorithms
6 37 (2.93%) Mobile App
7 32 (2.53%) Public Cloud
8 31 (2.45%) Data Structures
9 29 (2.30%) Management Information System
9 29 (2.30%) Self-Motivation
10 23 (1.82%) Cloud Native
11 19 (1.50%) Freedom of Information
11 19 (1.50%) Hedge funds
12 18 (1.43%) Enterprise Software
13 17 (1.35%) Video\Live Streaming
14 16 (1.27%) Data Protection Act
14 16 (1.27%) Hybrid Cloud
15 15 (1.19%) Virtual Team
16 13 (1.03%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 365 (28.90%) Linux
2 127 (10.06%) Windows
3 78 (6.18%) Unix
4 57 (4.51%) Ubuntu
5 40 (3.17%) Android
6 30 (2.38%) Apple iOS
6 30 (2.38%) Windows Server
7 26 (2.06%) Windows 10
8 21 (1.66%) Mac OS
9 15 (1.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 13 (1.03%) CentOS
11 7 (0.55%) openSUSE
12 5 (0.40%) Fedora
13 4 (0.32%) CoreOS
13 4 (0.32%) FreeBSD
13 4 (0.32%) VyOS
14 3 (0.24%) Windows Server 2008
15 2 (0.16%) Debian
15 2 (0.16%) Windows Server 2012
16 1 (0.079%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 462 (36.58%) Agile Software Development
2 278 (22.01%) DevOps
3 276 (21.85%) Microservices
4 230 (18.21%) Software Engineering
5 182 (14.41%) TDD
6 178 (14.09%) Open Source
7 153 (12.11%) Scrum
8 149 (11.80%) Fintech
9 145 (11.48%) Continuous Integration
10 133 (10.53%) Problem-Solving
11 126 (9.98%) Analytics
12 122 (9.66%) Machine Learning
13 106 (8.39%) Computer Science
14 102 (8.08%) Data Science
15 94 (7.44%) ETL
16 93 (7.36%) Artificial Intelligence
17 87 (6.89%) Configuration Management
18 78 (6.18%) Test Automation
19 77 (6.10%) Business Intelligence
20 76 (6.02%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 623 (49.33%) Python
2 470 (37.21%) SQL
3 372 (29.45%) Java
4 336 (26.60%) JavaScript
5 179 (14.17%) Bash Shell
6 150 (11.88%) C#
7 117 (9.26%) PHP
8 113 (8.95%) Go
9 88 (6.97%) PowerShell
10 75 (5.94%) Ruby
11 67 (5.30%) Scala
12 61 (4.83%) Java 8
13 56 (4.43%) T-SQL
14 53 (4.20%) C++
15 49 (3.88%) TypeScript
16 39 (3.09%) ES6
16 39 (3.09%) Shell Script
17 35 (2.77%) R
18 34 (2.69%) Lua
19 30 (2.38%) Perl
Qualifications
1 141 (11.16%) Degree
2 97 (7.68%) Security Cleared
3 68 (5.38%) Computer Science Degree
4 22 (1.74%) SC Cleared
5 19 (1.50%) OCP
5 19 (1.50%) Oracle Certification
6 13 (1.03%) Microsoft Certification
7 12 (0.95%) MCSA
8 10 (0.79%) PhD
9 9 (0.71%) DV Cleared
10 6 (0.48%) TOGAF Certification
11 5 (0.40%) AWS Certification
11 5 (0.40%) Master's Degree
12 4 (0.32%) CCNA
12 4 (0.32%) CCNP
12 4 (0.32%) Cisco Certification
13 2 (0.16%) BPSS Clearance
13 2 (0.16%) HNC
13 2 (0.16%) HND
14 1 (0.079%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (1.11%) Data Quality
2 11 (0.87%) QA
3 4 (0.32%) GDPR
4 3 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 1 (0.079%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.079%) SLA
System Software
1 482 (38.16%) Docker
2 50 (3.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 32 (2.53%) KVM
4 14 (1.11%) Active Directory
5 10 (0.79%) HDFS
6 9 (0.71%) Hyper-V
6 9 (0.71%) Oracle RAC
7 8 (0.63%) Varnish
7 8 (0.63%) VMware Workstation
7 8 (0.63%) vSphere
8 6 (0.48%) Firmware
8 6 (0.48%) XenApp
9 5 (0.40%) VirtualBox
10 4 (0.32%) oVirt
11 3 (0.24%) Apache Flume
11 3 (0.24%) QEMU
12 2 (0.16%) pfSense
12 2 (0.16%) Samba
12 2 (0.16%) VMware ESXi
12 2 (0.16%) Xen
Systems Management
1 228 (18.05%) Kubernetes
2 155 (12.27%) Ansible
3 136 (10.77%) Terraform
4 81 (6.41%) Puppet
5 61 (4.83%) Opscode Chef
6 54 (4.28%) Prometheus
7 39 (3.09%) Grafana
8 27 (2.14%) Salt
9 22 (1.74%) Data Guard
10 20 (1.58%) Oracle RMAN
11 17 (1.35%) Hadoop YARN
11 17 (1.35%) Mesos
12 15 (1.19%) Docker Swarm
13 14 (1.11%) logstash
14 13 (1.03%) Kibana
14 13 (1.03%) Packer
15 12 (0.95%) Failover Clustering
15 12 (0.95%) Icinga
15 12 (0.95%) Marathon
15 12 (0.95%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 172 (13.62%) Oracle
2 97 (7.68%) Google
3 89 (7.05%) Microsoft
4 56 (4.43%) VMware
5 40 (3.17%) Red Hat
6 25 (1.98%) Splunk
7 22 (1.74%) Veeam
8 21 (1.66%) Tableau
9 20 (1.58%) Salesforce.com
10 17 (1.35%) Talend
11 15 (1.19%) Atlassian
12 13 (1.03%) IBM
13 12 (0.95%) RedGate
13 12 (0.95%) SolarWinds
14 11 (0.87%) Facebook
14 11 (0.87%) Informatica
14 11 (0.87%) New Relic
14 11 (0.87%) Sybase
15 9 (0.71%) Greenplum
15 9 (0.71%) HP