Period
to 16 October 2018

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 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PostgreSQL (Postgres)
England > London
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 170 215 214
Rank change year-on-year +45 -1 +82
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 1,469 1,238 1,279
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 2.16% 1.66% 1.67%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.01% 5.62% 5.68%
Number of salaries quoted 1,284 986 1,059
London median annual salary £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - +4.35%
10th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £90,000 £82,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +10.00%

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 20,943 22,048 22,523
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 30.80% 29.58% 29.34%
Number of salaries quoted 16,696 17,653 19,567
London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £93,750 £90,000 £87,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 16 October 2018.

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 October 2018. 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 +14 245 £70,000 +16.67% 79
West London +48 47 £62,500 +8.70% 35
East London -18 29 £62,500 +4.17% 26
South London -2 12 £66,250 +10.42% 3
North London +17 11 £45,000 -12.20% 7
PostgreSQL
England

For the 6 months to 16 October 2018, 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.

1 663 (45.13%) Python
2 625 (42.55%) SQL
3 593 (40.37%) Agile Software Development
4 556 (37.85%) Amazon AWS
5 488 (33.22%) Linux
6 472 (32.13%) Java
7 466 (31.72%) JavaScript
8 443 (30.16%) MySQL
9 424 (28.86%) Docker
10 386 (26.28%) Finance
11 383 (26.07%) Git (software)
12 367 (24.98%) DevOps
13 312 (21.24%) SQL Server
14 281 (19.13%) HTML
15 275 (18.72%) Node.js
16 272 (18.52%) NoSQL
17 265 (18.04%) MongoDB
17 265 (18.04%) TDD
18 256 (17.43%) Oracle
18 256 (17.43%) Relational Database
19 250 (17.02%) Microservices
20 243 (16.54%) CSS
21 240 (16.34%) Jenkins
22 238 (16.20%) Elasticsearch
23 213 (14.50%) Software Engineering
24 202 (13.75%) Kubernetes
25 201 (13.68%) Microsoft Azure
26 198 (13.48%) Redis
26 198 (13.48%) Spring
27 196 (13.34%) Continuous Integration

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
1 238 (16.20%) Elasticsearch
2 108 (7.35%) Apache
3 79 (5.38%) Apache Spark
4 71 (4.83%) nginx
5 70 (4.77%) Ethereum
6 38 (2.59%) Tomcat
7 32 (2.18%) WordPress
8 21 (1.43%) OpenStack
9 20 (1.36%) Apache Solr
10 19 (1.29%) JBoss
11 18 (1.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 15 (1.02%) CMS
12 15 (1.02%) Confluence
13 11 (0.75%) Apache Pig
13 11 (0.75%) uWSGI
14 10 (0.68%) IIS
14 10 (0.68%) Mule
14 10 (0.68%) Mule ESB
15 9 (0.61%) Apache Airflow
15 9 (0.61%) WildFly
Applications
1 25 (1.70%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (0.34%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (0.20%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.068%) AutoCAD
4 1 (0.068%) Maya
4 1 (0.068%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.068%) Mingle
4 1 (0.068%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.068%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.068%) Weka
Business Applications
1 28 (1.91%) Distributed Ledger
2 7 (0.48%) Adobe Campaign
2 7 (0.48%) Eloqua
2 7 (0.48%) Unica
3 3 (0.20%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.20%) Ripple
4 2 (0.14%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.14%) NetSuite
4 2 (0.14%) SAP Business One
5 1 (0.068%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 556 (37.85%) Amazon AWS
2 201 (13.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 146 (9.94%) GitHub
4 105 (7.15%) Cloud Computing
5 99 (6.74%) Google Cloud Platform
6 97 (6.60%) Amazon EC2
7 96 (6.54%) Amazon S3
8 56 (3.81%) SaaS
9 47 (3.20%) AWS CloudFormation
10 41 (2.79%) Heroku
11 35 (2.38%) Serverless
12 28 (1.91%) AWS Lambda
13 25 (1.70%) Route 53
14 24 (1.63%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 19 (1.29%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 18 (1.23%) Amazon SQS
17 17 (1.16%) Office 365
17 17 (1.16%) OpenShift
18 15 (1.02%) Amazon ELB
19 14 (0.95%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 40 (2.72%) HTTP
2 37 (2.52%) SAN
3 35 (2.38%) Firewall
4 31 (2.11%) DNS
5 26 (1.77%) NAS
6 25 (1.70%) Internet
7 21 (1.43%) VPN
8 15 (1.02%) OpenVPN
9 14 (0.95%) OPNsense
10 12 (0.82%) SSL
11 8 (0.54%) SMTP
12 6 (0.41%) Skype
13 5 (0.34%) AMQP
13 5 (0.34%) IMAP
14 4 (0.27%) DHCP
14 4 (0.27%) TCP/IP
15 3 (0.20%) IPsec
15 3 (0.20%) SSH
15 3 (0.20%) VoIP
15 3 (0.20%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 443 (30.16%) MySQL
2 312 (21.24%) SQL Server
3 272 (18.52%) NoSQL
4 265 (18.04%) MongoDB
5 256 (17.43%) Relational Database
6 198 (13.48%) Redis
7 129 (8.78%) Blockchain
8 109 (7.42%) Big Data
9 79 (5.38%) Amazon Redshift
9 79 (5.38%) Apache Cassandra
10 78 (5.31%) RDBMS
11 68 (4.63%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 67 (4.56%) Hadoop
13 66 (4.49%) Data Warehouse
14 65 (4.42%) Amazon RDS
15 52 (3.54%) Oracle Database
16 31 (2.11%) Neo4j
17 30 (2.04%) HBase
18 29 (1.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 25 (1.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 383 (26.07%) Git (software)
2 240 (16.34%) Jenkins
3 108 (7.35%) JIRA
4 94 (6.40%) Maven
5 82 (5.58%) Selenium
6 77 (5.24%) JUnit
7 73 (4.97%) Subversion
8 68 (4.63%) Mocha
9 48 (3.27%) Gradle
10 47 (3.20%) Bitbucket
11 45 (3.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 39 (2.65%) Vagrant
13 32 (2.18%) Cucumber
14 31 (2.11%) Mockito
15 28 (1.91%) webpack
16 26 (1.77%) Team Foundation Server
17 25 (1.70%) gulp
18 23 (1.57%) CircleCI
18 23 (1.57%) Grunt
18 23 (1.57%) TeamCity
General
1 386 (26.28%) Finance
2 148 (10.07%) Banking
3 97 (6.60%) Telecoms
4 72 (4.90%) Retail
5 59 (4.02%) Games
6 48 (3.27%) Advertising
7 39 (2.65%) Marketing
8 26 (1.77%) Legal
9 24 (1.63%) Financial Institution
10 21 (1.43%) Law
11 19 (1.29%) Investment Banking
12 13 (0.88%) Manufacturing
13 12 (0.82%) Pharmaceutical
14 8 (0.54%) Billing
14 8 (0.54%) Electronics
14 8 (0.54%) Music Industry
15 7 (0.48%) Publishing
16 5 (0.34%) Military
16 5 (0.34%) Retail Finance
17 4 (0.27%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 775 (52.76%) Developer
2 211 (14.36%) Python Developer
3 208 (14.16%) Senior Developer
4 167 (11.37%) Java Developer
5 127 (8.65%) DevOps Engineer
6 88 (5.99%) Full Stack Developer
7 87 (5.92%) DBA
8 83 (5.65%) Backend Developer
8 83 (5.65%) Data Engineer
9 69 (4.70%) Blockchain Developer
9 69 (4.70%) Senior Python Developer
10 68 (4.63%) Software Engineer
11 63 (4.29%) Node.js Developer
12 61 (4.15%) Lead Developer
12 61 (4.15%) Python Engineer
13 59 (4.02%) Administrator
13 59 (4.02%) Architect
14 55 (3.74%) JavaScript Developer
15 52 (3.54%) .NET Developer
16 49 (3.34%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 281 (19.13%) HTML
2 275 (18.72%) Node.js
3 243 (16.54%) CSS
4 198 (13.48%) Spring
5 183 (12.46%) AngularJS
6 180 (12.25%) React
7 179 (12.19%) Django
8 178 (12.12%) Web Services
9 146 (9.94%) REST
10 141 (9.60%) .NET
11 140 (9.53%) RESTful
12 128 (8.71%) Kafka
13 112 (7.62%) HTML5
14 111 (7.56%) RabbitMQ
15 99 (6.74%) Spring Boot
16 87 (5.92%) CSS3
17 81 (5.51%) Flask
17 81 (5.51%) Hibernate
18 79 (5.38%) JSON
19 71 (4.83%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 175 (11.91%) Fintech
2 122 (8.30%) Computer Science
3 105 (7.15%) Greenfield Project
4 83 (5.65%) Analytical Skills
5 72 (4.90%) Bitcoin
6 59 (4.02%) Self-Motivation
7 50 (3.40%) Algorithms
8 46 (3.13%) User Experience
9 45 (3.06%) Linux Command Line
10 42 (2.86%) Data Structures
11 38 (2.59%) Mobile App
11 38 (2.59%) Public Cloud
12 32 (2.18%) Clustering
12 32 (2.18%) Hedge funds
13 31 (2.11%) Replication
14 24 (1.63%) Private Cloud
15 23 (1.57%) Enterprise Software
16 22 (1.50%) Data Centre
16 22 (1.50%) Equities
17 17 (1.16%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 488 (33.22%) Linux
2 94 (6.40%) Windows
3 72 (4.90%) Unix
4 50 (3.40%) Ubuntu
5 45 (3.06%) VMS
6 32 (2.18%) Android
6 32 (2.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 28 (1.91%) CentOS
8 20 (1.36%) Debian
9 18 (1.23%) openSUSE
10 15 (1.02%) FreeBSD
11 14 (0.95%) Windows Server
12 13 (0.88%) Apple iOS
13 11 (0.75%) Oracle Linux
14 9 (0.61%) Mac OS
15 8 (0.54%) CoreOS
16 5 (0.34%) Windows Server 2012
17 3 (0.20%) OpenBSD
17 3 (0.20%) Windows 10
18 2 (0.14%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 593 (40.37%) Agile Software Development
2 367 (24.98%) DevOps
3 265 (18.04%) TDD
4 250 (17.02%) Microservices
5 213 (14.50%) Software Engineering
6 196 (13.34%) Continuous Integration
7 185 (12.59%) Open Source
8 162 (11.03%) Test Automation
9 154 (10.48%) Problem-Solving
10 148 (10.07%) Analytics
11 145 (9.87%) Machine Learning
12 141 (9.60%) Scrum
13 130 (8.85%) Data Science
14 125 (8.51%) Front End Development
15 122 (8.30%) Web Development
16 113 (7.69%) Artificial Intelligence
17 102 (6.94%) Mentoring
18 98 (6.67%) MVC
19 93 (6.33%) BDD
20 86 (5.85%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 663 (45.13%) Python
2 625 (42.55%) SQL
3 472 (32.13%) Java
4 466 (31.72%) JavaScript
5 187 (12.73%) C#
6 152 (10.35%) Ruby
7 131 (8.92%) PHP
8 117 (7.96%) ES6
9 96 (6.54%) Scala
10 90 (6.13%) Go
11 80 (5.45%) C++
12 72 (4.90%) Bash Shell
13 66 (4.49%) Perl
14 65 (4.42%) Solidity
15 63 (4.29%) Java 8
16 62 (4.22%) R
17 42 (2.86%) Elixir
18 41 (2.79%) T-SQL
19 31 (2.11%) Lua
19 31 (2.11%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 170 (11.57%) Degree
2 55 (3.74%) Computer Science Degree
3 31 (2.11%) Security Cleared
4 24 (1.63%) Master's Degree
5 22 (1.50%) Numerate Degree
6 16 (1.09%) SC Cleared
7 13 (0.88%) PhD
8 10 (0.68%) DV Cleared
9 8 (0.54%) BPSS Clearance
9 8 (0.54%) Microsoft Certification
10 7 (0.48%) AWS Certification
10 7 (0.48%) MCSA
11 5 (0.34%) ITIL Certification
11 5 (0.34%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 5 (0.34%) MCITP
11 5 (0.34%) MCSE
12 2 (0.14%) ISTQB
12 2 (0.14%) MPhil
12 2 (0.14%) PMI Certification
12 2 (0.14%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (3.40%) QA
2 22 (1.50%) Data Quality
3 14 (0.95%) SLA
4 8 (0.54%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 5 (0.34%) GDPR
6 4 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 3 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (0.20%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 424 (28.86%) Docker
2 70 (4.77%) Virtual Machines
3 54 (3.68%) VMware Infrastructure
4 41 (2.79%) Active Directory
5 25 (1.70%) Oracle RAC
6 18 (1.23%) HDFS
6 18 (1.23%) KVM
7 17 (1.16%) Hyper-V
7 17 (1.16%) NFS
8 16 (1.09%) VirtualBox
9 15 (1.02%) Samba
10 14 (0.95%) pfSense
11 11 (0.75%) Firmware
11 11 (0.75%) iptables
12 9 (0.61%) Apache Flume
13 7 (0.48%) Xen
14 6 (0.41%) Varnish
15 4 (0.27%) Apache ZooKeeper
16 3 (0.20%) QEMU
16 3 (0.20%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 202 (13.75%) Kubernetes
2 172 (11.71%) Ansible
3 135 (9.19%) Opscode Chef
4 131 (8.92%) Terraform
5 120 (8.17%) Puppet
6 56 (3.81%) Docker Swarm
7 25 (1.70%) Salt
8 23 (1.57%) Kibana
8 23 (1.57%) ZABBIX
9 18 (1.23%) HAProxy
9 18 (1.23%) logstash
9 18 (1.23%) Prometheus
10 15 (1.02%) Grafana
10 15 (1.02%) Oozie
11 12 (0.82%) Data Guard
11 12 (0.82%) Failover Clustering
12 10 (0.68%) Graphite
12 10 (0.68%) Mesos
12 10 (0.68%) SCOM
13 9 (0.61%) Nagios
Vendors
1 256 (17.43%) Oracle
2 109 (7.42%) Google
3 82 (5.58%) Microsoft
4 66 (4.49%) VMware
5 34 (2.31%) Red Hat
6 26 (1.77%) SaltStack
7 25 (1.70%) Salesforce.com
8 24 (1.63%) PagerDuty
9 23 (1.57%) Splunk
10 21 (1.43%) Tableau
11 18 (1.23%) Cloudera
11 18 (1.23%) Zend
12 17 (1.16%) Cisco
13 16 (1.09%) New Relic
14 14 (0.95%) Talend
15 11 (0.75%) Alteryx
15 11 (0.75%) Databricks
15 11 (0.75%) Dataiku
15 11 (0.75%) Hortonworks
15 11 (0.75%) SAP