Period
to 21 January 2022

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 21 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PostgreSQL (Postgres)
England > London
6 months to
21 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 67 88 110
Rank change year-on-year +21 +22 +45
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 2,389 843 1,531
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 4.70% 3.52% 2.98%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 15.83% 12.37% 10.46%
Number of salaries quoted 936 785 1,357
10th Percentile £45,000 £50,000 £43,750
25th Percentile £56,000 £62,500 £56,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.33% - +15.38%
75th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £93,750
90th Percentile £110,000 £105,000 £122,500
England median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year - +4.00% +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 15,096 6,816 14,639
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 29.71% 28.45% 28.48%
Number of salaries quoted 9,136 5,847 12,175
10th Percentile £45,000 £42,500 £38,750
25th Percentile £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year - +7.69% +4.00%
75th Percentile £90,000 £86,250 £85,000
90th Percentile £108,500 £100,000 £105,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% -

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 21 January 2022.

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 21 January 2022. 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
Jobs
Central London -14 170 £80,000 +10.34% 72
South London +13 47 £75,000 +7.14% 3
West London -53 27 £73,750 +5.36% 20
East London -35 8 £68,750 +1.85% 23
PostgreSQL
England

For the 6 months to 21 January 2022, 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 1,147 (48.01%) AWS
2 1,047 (43.83%) Python
3 998 (41.77%) Agile Software Development
4 968 (40.52%) Software Engineering
5 903 (37.80%) Docker
6 869 (36.38%) React
7 828 (34.66%) JavaScript
8 774 (32.40%) Java
9 752 (31.48%) Kubernetes
10 750 (31.39%) SQL
11 730 (30.56%) DevOps
12 678 (28.38%) CI/CD
13 671 (28.09%) Microservices
14 644 (26.96%) TypeScript
15 638 (26.71%) Node.js
16 635 (26.58%) Finance
17 581 (24.32%) Full Stack Development
18 548 (22.94%) MySQL
19 506 (21.18%) Social Skills
20 477 (19.97%) Git (software)
21 471 (19.72%) Test Automation
22 453 (18.96%) Azure
23 441 (18.46%) Redis
24 417 (17.46%) Relational Database
25 412 (17.25%) GCP
26 403 (16.87%) REST
27 395 (16.53%) Kafka
28 390 (16.32%) Jenkins
29 382 (15.99%) GraphQL
30 368 (15.40%) CSS

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
1 213 (8.92%) Elasticsearch
2 91 (3.81%) Apache
3 87 (3.64%) Confluence
4 85 (3.56%) Apache Spark
5 77 (3.22%) SAS
6 71 (2.97%) Apache Airflow
7 51 (2.13%) nginx
8 42 (1.76%) Apache Solr
9 37 (1.55%) CMS
10 24 (1.00%) GeoServer
11 18 (0.75%) Apache Pulsar
11 18 (0.75%) Tomcat
12 16 (0.67%) Luigi
13 15 (0.63%) Tornado
14 14 (0.59%) WebLogic
15 13 (0.54%) Headless CMS
16 12 (0.50%) Camunda
17 11 (0.46%) Jupyter
18 10 (0.42%) IBM Domino
19 9 (0.38%) WordPress
Applications
1 26 (1.09%) Microsoft Excel
2 19 (0.80%) MS Visio
3 14 (0.59%) Microsoft Office
4 12 (0.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 5 (0.21%) GIMP
5 5 (0.21%) Photoshop
6 4 (0.17%) Sketch
6 4 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.084%) Zeplin
8 1 (0.042%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.042%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 31 (1.30%) Magento
2 26 (1.09%) Shopify
3 13 (0.54%) Distributed Ledger
3 13 (0.54%) Dynamics CRM
4 12 (0.50%) R3 Corda
5 9 (0.38%) Payment Gateway
6 8 (0.33%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 5 (0.21%) HiPortfolio
7 5 (0.21%) Oracle Applications
8 2 (0.084%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 1 (0.042%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1,147 (48.01%) AWS
2 453 (18.96%) Azure
3 412 (17.25%) GCP
4 346 (14.48%) Serverless
5 277 (11.59%) GitHub
6 174 (7.28%) Amazon S3
7 161 (6.74%) AWS Lambda
8 144 (6.03%) SaaS
9 141 (5.90%) Heroku
10 120 (5.02%) Amazon SQS
11 119 (4.98%) Amazon ECS
12 111 (4.65%) Amazon EC2
13 89 (3.73%) Cloud Computing
14 75 (3.14%) Power Platform
15 65 (2.72%) GitHub Actions
15 65 (2.72%) Snowflake
16 52 (2.18%) PaaS
17 44 (1.84%) OpenShift
18 39 (1.63%) Slack
19 36 (1.51%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 109 (4.56%) HTTP
2 46 (1.93%) DNS
3 37 (1.55%) Internet
4 28 (1.17%) VPN
5 27 (1.13%) Firewall
6 26 (1.09%) SSL
7 20 (0.84%) MQTT
8 14 (0.59%) DHCP
8 14 (0.59%) Wireless
9 11 (0.46%) TCP/IP
9 11 (0.46%) VLAN
10 10 (0.42%) Broadband
10 10 (0.42%) HTTPS
10 10 (0.42%) Network Security
11 9 (0.38%) AMQP
11 9 (0.38%) BGP
11 9 (0.38%) OSPF
11 9 (0.38%) SSH
12 8 (0.33%) IPv6
12 8 (0.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 548 (22.94%) MySQL
2 441 (18.46%) Redis
3 417 (17.46%) Relational Database
4 351 (14.69%) NoSQL
5 323 (13.52%) SQL Server
6 293 (12.26%) MongoDB
7 237 (9.92%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 177 (7.41%) Amazon RDS
9 172 (7.20%) Data Warehouse
10 141 (5.90%) Amazon Aurora
11 119 (4.98%) Big Data
12 116 (4.86%) RDBMS
13 115 (4.81%) Amazon Redshift
14 112 (4.69%) Hadoop
15 78 (3.26%) Data Lake
16 71 (2.97%) Apache Cassandra
17 70 (2.93%) Power BI
18 64 (2.68%) Tableau
19 54 (2.26%) DB2
20 52 (2.18%) Metadata
Development Applications
1 477 (19.97%) Git (software)
2 390 (16.32%) Jenkins
3 176 (7.37%) CircleCI
4 152 (6.36%) GitLab
4 152 (6.36%) JIRA
5 132 (5.53%) Cypress.io
6 88 (3.68%) webpack
7 77 (3.22%) Gradle
8 73 (3.06%) Maven
9 67 (2.80%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 62 (2.60%) Mocha
11 59 (2.47%) JUnit
12 58 (2.43%) Selenium
13 56 (2.34%) SonarQube
14 52 (2.18%) Bitbucket
15 46 (1.93%) RSpec
16 37 (1.55%) Babel
17 33 (1.38%) TeamCity
18 31 (1.30%) NUnit
19 29 (1.21%) JMeter
General
1 635 (26.58%) Finance
2 506 (21.18%) Social Skills
3 176 (7.37%) Retail
4 174 (7.28%) Analytical Skills
5 144 (6.03%) Banking
6 133 (5.57%) Games
7 131 (5.48%) Marketing
8 75 (3.14%) Public Sector
9 51 (2.13%) Pharmaceutical
10 45 (1.88%) Advertising
11 42 (1.76%) Presentation Skills
12 35 (1.47%) Financial Institution
13 34 (1.42%) Manufacturing
14 33 (1.38%) Publishing
15 32 (1.34%) Automotive
16 28 (1.17%) Investment Banking
17 25 (1.05%) Influencing Skills
18 22 (0.92%) Telecoms
19 21 (0.88%) Law
20 19 (0.80%) Inclusion and Diversity
Job Titles
1 753 (31.52%) Developer
2 549 (22.98%) Software Engineer
3 233 (9.75%) Senior Software Engineer
4 190 (7.95%) Senior Developer
5 183 (7.66%) Data Engineer
6 180 (7.53%) Java Developer
7 173 (7.24%) Full Stack Developer
8 163 (6.82%) Java Engineer
9 104 (4.35%) DevOps Engineer
10 90 (3.77%) Backend Developer
10 90 (3.77%) Senior Java Engineer
11 87 (3.64%) Python Developer
12 84 (3.52%) Analyst
13 82 (3.43%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 80 (3.35%) Python Engineer
15 78 (3.26%) AWS Engineer
15 78 (3.26%) Java Software Engineer
16 69 (2.89%) React Developer
17 68 (2.85%) Technical Leader
18 65 (2.72%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 869 (36.38%) React
2 638 (26.71%) Node.js
3 403 (16.87%) REST
4 395 (16.53%) Kafka
5 382 (15.99%) GraphQL
6 368 (15.40%) CSS
7 290 (12.14%) Spring
8 287 (12.01%) HTML
9 286 (11.97%) React Native
10 281 (11.76%) AngularJS
11 278 (11.64%) Django
12 234 (9.79%) Vue.js
13 200 (8.37%) RESTful
14 185 (7.74%) RabbitMQ
15 172 (7.20%) Spring Boot
16 167 (6.99%) .NET
17 165 (6.91%) Redux
18 155 (6.49%) Ruby on Rails
19 148 (6.20%) Jest
20 128 (5.36%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 339 (14.19%) User Experience
2 125 (5.23%) Mobile App
3 105 (4.40%) Cloud Native
4 83 (3.47%) Self-Motivation
5 75 (3.14%) Greenfield Project
6 71 (2.97%) Virtual Team
7 64 (2.68%) NHS
8 58 (2.43%) Data Structures
9 56 (2.34%) Algorithms
10 52 (2.18%) Public Cloud
11 47 (1.97%) Blog
12 45 (1.88%) Management Information System
13 34 (1.42%) Renewable Energy
14 32 (1.34%) Hedge funds
15 27 (1.13%) Smartphone
16 26 (1.09%) Social Media
17 25 (1.05%) Enterprise Cloud
17 25 (1.05%) Legacy Code
18 22 (0.92%) Enterprise Software
19 21 (0.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 349 (14.61%) Linux
2 138 (5.78%) Unix
3 101 (4.23%) Apple iOS
4 99 (4.14%) Windows
5 98 (4.10%) Android
6 34 (1.42%) Ubuntu
7 28 (1.17%) CentOS
8 26 (1.09%) Windows Server
9 14 (0.59%) VMS
10 10 (0.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 4 (0.17%) Debian
12 1 (0.042%) CoreOS
12 1 (0.042%) DC/OS
12 1 (0.042%) Fedora
12 1 (0.042%) FreeBSD
12 1 (0.042%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.042%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 998 (41.77%) Agile Software Development
2 968 (40.52%) Software Engineering
3 730 (30.56%) DevOps
4 678 (28.38%) CI/CD
5 671 (28.09%) Microservices
6 581 (24.32%) Full Stack Development
7 471 (19.72%) Test Automation
8 365 (15.28%) TDD
9 349 (14.61%) Continuous Integration
10 339 (14.19%) Mentoring
11 333 (13.94%) Problem-Solving
12 308 (12.89%) Analytics
13 298 (12.47%) Computer Science
14 289 (12.10%) Data Science
15 272 (11.39%) Scrum
16 257 (10.76%) Fintech
17 229 (9.59%) Machine Learning
18 220 (9.21%) ETL
19 197 (8.25%) Open Source
20 190 (7.95%) Event-Driven
Programming Languages
1 1,047 (43.83%) Python
2 828 (34.66%) JavaScript
3 774 (32.40%) Java
4 750 (31.39%) SQL
5 644 (26.96%) TypeScript
6 263 (11.01%) Ruby
7 245 (10.26%) C#
8 237 (9.92%) Go
9 143 (5.99%) Kotlin
10 108 (4.52%) Bash
11 103 (4.31%) PHP
12 92 (3.85%) ES6
13 91 (3.81%) Scala
14 90 (3.77%) C++
15 76 (3.18%) C
16 72 (3.01%) Rust
17 68 (2.85%) PowerShell
18 65 (2.72%) Shell Script
19 60 (2.51%) Java 8
20 42 (1.76%) R
Qualifications
1 315 (13.19%) Degree
2 133 (5.57%) Computer Science Degree
3 82 (3.43%) Master's Degree
4 72 (3.01%) Security Cleared
5 69 (2.89%) SC Cleared
6 16 (0.67%) AWS Certification
7 13 (0.54%) PhD
7 13 (0.54%) SAS Certification
8 10 (0.42%) MCSE
8 10 (0.42%) Microsoft Certification
9 9 (0.38%) HNC
9 9 (0.38%) HND
9 9 (0.38%) MCSA
10 7 (0.29%) DBS Check
11 2 (0.084%) BPSS Clearance
12 1 (0.042%) CCNA
12 1 (0.042%) Cisco Certification
12 1 (0.042%) DV Cleared
12 1 (0.042%) PMP
12 1 (0.042%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 245 (10.26%) QA
2 46 (1.93%) Accessibility
3 34 (1.42%) Data Quality
4 31 (1.30%) GDPR
5 27 (1.13%) CDISC
5 27 (1.13%) HL7
6 13 (0.54%) EMIR
6 13 (0.54%) MiFID
7 10 (0.42%) WCAG
8 6 (0.25%) HIPAA
9 5 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 5 (0.21%) SLA
10 4 (0.17%) FATCA
11 2 (0.084%) PSD2
12 1 (0.042%) SEPA
System Software
1 903 (37.80%) Docker
2 26 (1.09%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 25 (1.05%) Varnish
4 23 (0.96%) HDFS
5 17 (0.71%) Postfix
6 10 (0.42%) Active Directory
7 6 (0.25%) Virtual Servers
8 5 (0.21%) Virtual Machines
8 5 (0.21%) VMware Infrastructure
9 4 (0.17%) iptables
10 2 (0.084%) Oracle RAC
10 2 (0.084%) VirtualBox
11 1 (0.042%) BitLocker
11 1 (0.042%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 752 (31.48%) Kubernetes
2 366 (15.32%) Terraform
3 185 (7.74%) Ansible
4 83 (3.47%) Grafana
5 78 (3.26%) Opscode Chef
6 72 (3.01%) Puppet
7 65 (2.72%) Prometheus
8 32 (1.34%) ZABBIX
9 31 (1.30%) Docker Swarm
10 28 (1.17%) HAProxy
11 27 (1.13%) Kibana
12 24 (1.00%) Istio
12 24 (1.00%) logstash
13 19 (0.80%) Opsgenie
13 19 (0.80%) Pingdom
14 16 (0.67%) Nagios
15 15 (0.63%) MIIS
16 11 (0.46%) Failover Clustering
17 10 (0.42%) Icinga
18 9 (0.38%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 304 (12.72%) Google
2 270 (11.30%) Oracle
3 89 (3.73%) Microsoft
4 62 (2.60%) Talend
5 46 (1.93%) Red Hat
6 45 (1.88%) New Relic
7 36 (1.51%) Alibaba
8 32 (1.34%) Salesforce.com
9 29 (1.21%) Alteryx
10 28 (1.17%) Databricks
11 26 (1.09%) Apple
12 25 (1.05%) Informatica
13 22 (0.92%) Sun
13 22 (0.92%) Sybase
14 20 (0.84%) Splunk
15 19 (0.80%) Twitter
16 15 (0.63%) LexisNexis
16 15 (0.63%) VMware
17 14 (0.59%) SAP
18 12 (0.50%) BT