Period
to 1 October 2020

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 1 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PostgreSQL (Postgres)
England > London
6 months to
1 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 101 130 168
Rank change year-on-year +29 +38 +58
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 643 1,426 1,506
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 3.27% 2.56% 2.21%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 11.41% 9.00% 7.13%
Number of salaries quoted 658 1,326 1,389
Median annual salary £75,000 £72,500 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.45% +7.41% +12.50%
10th Percentile £51,250 £41,500 £43,550
90th Percentile £123,625 £100,625 £92,500
England median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +8.33% - +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 5,637 15,843 21,132
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 28.68% 28.43% 31.03%
Number of salaries quoted 4,714 13,100 16,811
Median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% +4.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £42,500 £38,225 £37,500
90th Percentile £105,000 £97,500 £93,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +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 1 October 2020.

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 1 October 2020. 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 -28 90 £72,500 -3.33% 50
South London +45 24 £70,000 +16.67% 1
West London +68 22 £65,000 -13.33% 19
East London +28 7 £65,000 +62.50% 6
PostgreSQL
England

For the 6 months to 1 October 2020, 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.

1 387 (60.19%) Python
2 324 (50.39%) AWS
3 310 (48.21%) Java
4 284 (44.17%) SQL
5 253 (39.35%) Docker
6 238 (37.01%) Kubernetes
7 226 (35.15%) Agile Software Development
8 224 (34.84%) DevOps
9 223 (34.68%) Finance
10 222 (34.53%) Microservices
11 212 (32.97%) MySQL
12 203 (31.57%) Software Engineering
13 199 (30.95%) Azure
14 192 (29.86%) Web Services
15 191 (29.70%) SQL Server
16 179 (27.84%) Jenkins
17 176 (27.37%) JavaScript
18 158 (24.57%) GCP
19 155 (24.11%) MongoDB
20 152 (23.64%) Linux
21 149 (23.17%) Mentoring
22 143 (22.24%) Banking
23 138 (21.46%) Asset Management
24 137 (21.31%) Investment Management
25 133 (20.68%) Hedge funds
26 132 (20.53%) Apache
26 132 (20.53%) Serverless
27 129 (20.06%) Google
28 125 (19.44%) Amazon Redshift
29 121 (18.82%) AWS Lambda

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
1 132 (20.53%) Apache
2 48 (7.47%) Elasticsearch
3 42 (6.53%) Confluence
4 32 (4.98%) Apache Spark
5 12 (1.87%) nginx
5 12 (1.87%) Tomcat
6 9 (1.40%) Apache Airflow
7 7 (1.09%) Tornado
8 5 (0.78%) GeoServer
8 5 (0.78%) WordPress
9 4 (0.62%) OpenStack
10 3 (0.47%) CMS
10 3 (0.47%) SilverStripe
10 3 (0.47%) WildFly
11 2 (0.31%) Luigi
12 1 (0.16%) Ethereum
12 1 (0.16%) Jupyter
12 1 (0.16%) Red Hat Fuse
12 1 (0.16%) Traefik
12 1 (0.16%) uWSGI
Applications
1 4 (0.62%) Figma
2 1 (0.16%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 19 (2.95%) FINCAD Analytics
2 8 (1.24%) Payment Gateway
3 2 (0.31%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.16%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 324 (50.39%) AWS
2 199 (30.95%) Azure
3 158 (24.57%) GCP
4 132 (20.53%) Serverless
5 121 (18.82%) AWS Lambda
6 120 (18.66%) Amazon ECS
7 77 (11.98%) Apigee
8 39 (6.07%) Amazon EC2
9 30 (4.67%) Amazon S3
10 29 (4.51%) Amazon SQS
11 27 (4.20%) GitHub
12 21 (3.27%) SaaS
13 18 (2.80%) AWS CloudFormation
14 14 (2.18%) Azure Data Factory
15 13 (2.02%) Power Platform
16 12 (1.87%) Azure Active Directory
17 11 (1.71%) Amazon CloudWatch
17 11 (1.71%) Heroku
18 9 (1.40%) IaaS
18 9 (1.40%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 25 (3.89%) HTTP
2 18 (2.80%) DNS
3 13 (2.02%) TCP/IP
4 11 (1.71%) FTP
4 11 (1.71%) SMTP
5 10 (1.56%) IMAP
6 8 (1.24%) Firewall
7 7 (1.09%) 5G
8 4 (0.62%) Asterisk PBX
8 4 (0.62%) FIX Connectivity
8 4 (0.62%) NAS
8 4 (0.62%) SAN
8 4 (0.62%) Unified Communications
9 3 (0.47%) AMQP
9 3 (0.47%) Skype
9 3 (0.47%) SSH
9 3 (0.47%) VPN
10 2 (0.31%) IPv4
10 2 (0.31%) IPv6
10 2 (0.31%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 212 (32.97%) MySQL
2 191 (29.70%) SQL Server
3 155 (24.11%) MongoDB
4 125 (19.44%) Amazon Redshift
5 81 (12.60%) Data Warehouse
6 73 (11.35%) Relational Database
7 70 (10.89%) NoSQL
8 67 (10.42%) Redis
9 49 (7.62%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 35 (5.44%) Amazon RDS
11 34 (5.29%) Big Data
12 29 (4.51%) Hadoop
13 24 (3.73%) RDBMS
14 20 (3.11%) Amazon Athena
15 17 (2.64%) Apache Cassandra
16 13 (2.02%) Power BI
17 12 (1.87%) Data Lake
18 11 (1.71%) Oracle Database
19 10 (1.56%) MariaDB
19 10 (1.56%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 179 (27.84%) Jenkins
2 116 (18.04%) Git (software)
3 94 (14.62%) GitLab
4 87 (13.53%) Artifactory
5 61 (9.49%) JIRA
6 25 (3.89%) Maven
7 23 (3.58%) JUnit
8 20 (3.11%) Selenium
9 19 (2.95%) Mockito
10 17 (2.64%) DbUnit
10 17 (2.64%) jMock
11 16 (2.49%) SonarQube
12 10 (1.56%) Gerrit
12 10 (1.56%) Visual Studio
13 9 (1.40%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 8 (1.24%) CircleCI
14 8 (1.24%) Eclipse
14 8 (1.24%) PyCharm
14 8 (1.24%) TeamCity
15 7 (1.09%) Bitbucket
General
1 223 (34.68%) Finance
2 143 (22.24%) Banking
3 74 (11.51%) Back Office
4 27 (4.20%) Front Office
5 19 (2.95%) Retail
6 17 (2.64%) Public Sector
7 14 (2.18%) Marketing
8 11 (1.71%) Telecoms
9 10 (1.56%) Manufacturing
10 6 (0.93%) Games
10 6 (0.93%) Legal
11 5 (0.78%) Advertising
12 4 (0.62%) German Language
13 2 (0.31%) Aerospace
14 1 (0.16%) Electronics
14 1 (0.16%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 261 (40.59%) Developer
2 78 (12.13%) Python Developer
3 74 (11.51%) Software Engineer
4 70 (10.89%) Architect
5 62 (9.64%) Data Architect
6 61 (9.49%) Java Architect
7 60 (9.33%) Cloud Architect
8 58 (9.02%) Java Developer
9 57 (8.86%) Senior Developer
10 56 (8.71%) Cloud Solutions Architect
10 56 (8.71%) Java Solutions Architect
10 56 (8.71%) Solutions Architect
11 55 (8.55%) AWS Architect
12 52 (8.09%) AWS Solutions Architect
13 50 (7.78%) Finance Manager
14 45 (7.00%) Engineering Manager
15 42 (6.53%) Development Manager
16 40 (6.22%) Data Engineer
17 37 (5.75%) Full Stack Developer
18 34 (5.29%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 192 (29.86%) Web Services
2 116 (18.04%) gRPC
3 99 (15.40%) RESTful
4 81 (12.60%) Node.js
4 81 (12.60%) Swagger
5 80 (12.44%) REST
6 78 (12.13%) OAuth
7 75 (11.66%) Django
8 74 (11.51%) CSS
9 69 (10.73%) React
10 68 (10.58%) HTML
11 66 (10.26%) Spring
12 63 (9.80%) RabbitMQ
13 51 (7.93%) AngularJS
14 50 (7.78%) Kafka
15 46 (7.15%) Flask
16 40 (6.22%) .NET
17 36 (5.60%) SOAP
18 35 (5.44%) J2EE
19 30 (4.67%) Pandas
Miscellaneous
1 133 (20.68%) Hedge funds
2 43 (6.69%) Greenfield Project
3 31 (4.82%) Derivative
4 26 (4.04%) Analytical Skills
5 24 (3.73%) Equities
6 21 (3.27%) Fixed Income
7 18 (2.80%) Algorithms
8 17 (2.64%) Public Cloud
9 14 (2.18%) Cloud Native
9 14 (2.18%) PKI
10 13 (2.02%) iPhone
10 13 (2.02%) User Experience
11 12 (1.87%) Mobile App
11 12 (1.87%) Renewable Energy
12 10 (1.56%) Clustering
12 10 (1.56%) Data Structures
13 8 (1.24%) Data Centre
14 7 (1.09%) NHS
14 7 (1.09%) Replication
14 7 (1.09%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 152 (23.64%) Linux
2 30 (4.67%) Unix
3 25 (3.89%) Windows
4 24 (3.73%) CentOS
5 16 (2.49%) Debian
6 15 (2.33%) Android
6 15 (2.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 11 (1.71%) VMS
8 9 (1.40%) Windows Server
9 7 (1.09%) Fedora
9 7 (1.09%) Mac OS
10 5 (0.78%) Ubuntu
11 4 (0.62%) Oracle Linux
11 4 (0.62%) SUSE
12 3 (0.47%) Apple iOS
12 3 (0.47%) Solaris
12 3 (0.47%) Windows 10
13 2 (0.31%) FreeBSD
13 2 (0.31%) Windows Server 2008
13 2 (0.31%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 226 (35.15%) Agile Software Development
2 224 (34.84%) DevOps
3 222 (34.53%) Microservices
4 203 (31.57%) Software Engineering
5 149 (23.17%) Mentoring
6 138 (21.46%) Asset Management
7 137 (21.31%) Investment Management
8 95 (14.77%) TDD
9 81 (12.60%) Technology Roadmap
10 76 (11.82%) Continuous Integration
11 63 (9.80%) Computer Science
12 60 (9.33%) Fintech
13 58 (9.02%) Scrum
14 54 (8.40%) Open Source
14 54 (8.40%) Test Automation
15 51 (7.93%) Performance Management
16 49 (7.62%) Analytics
17 47 (7.31%) BDD
18 45 (7.00%) Artificial Intelligence
19 44 (6.84%) Data Science
Programming Languages
1 387 (60.19%) Python
2 310 (48.21%) Java
3 284 (44.17%) SQL
4 176 (27.37%) JavaScript
5 68 (10.58%) C#
6 61 (9.49%) C++
7 48 (7.47%) TypeScript
8 42 (6.53%) Ruby
9 39 (6.07%) Kotlin
10 37 (5.75%) Go
10 37 (5.75%) Scala
11 36 (5.60%) Bash Shell
12 35 (5.44%) PHP
13 29 (4.51%) Perl
14 19 (2.95%) PowerShell
15 17 (2.64%) C
16 16 (2.49%) Java 8
17 15 (2.33%) Shell Script
18 10 (1.56%) Groovy
18 10 (1.56%) Rust
Qualifications
1 61 (9.49%) Degree
2 52 (8.09%) Sun Certification
3 37 (5.75%) Security Cleared
4 27 (4.20%) Computer Science Degree
4 27 (4.20%) SC Cleared
5 9 (1.40%) PhD
6 8 (1.24%) Numerate Degree
7 5 (0.78%) Master's Degree
8 4 (0.62%) AWS Certification
8 4 (0.62%) BPSS Clearance
9 2 (0.31%) BC Cleared
9 2 (0.31%) CCNA
9 2 (0.31%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (0.31%) DBS Check
9 2 (0.31%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.16%) CCIE
10 1 (0.16%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.16%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.16%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (3.42%) QA
2 2 (0.31%) GDPR
2 2 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.16%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.16%) SLA
System Software
1 253 (39.35%) Docker
2 21 (3.27%) Active Directory
3 17 (2.64%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (1.71%) Postfix
5 5 (0.78%) Firmware
5 5 (0.78%) vSphere
6 4 (0.62%) LXC
7 2 (0.31%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.16%) BIND 9
8 1 (0.16%) Varnish
8 1 (0.16%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.16%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (0.16%) Xen
8 1 (0.16%) zsh
Systems Management
1 238 (37.01%) Kubernetes
2 56 (8.71%) Terraform
3 55 (8.55%) Ansible
4 27 (4.20%) Puppet
5 16 (2.49%) Opscode Chef
6 13 (2.02%) Prometheus
7 12 (1.87%) Grafana
8 10 (1.56%) Graylog
9 9 (1.40%) Rancher
10 8 (1.24%) Istio
11 5 (0.78%) Docker Swarm
11 5 (0.78%) Nagios
12 4 (0.62%) Opsgenie
12 4 (0.62%) ZABBIX
13 3 (0.47%) Icinga
13 3 (0.47%) Salt
14 2 (0.31%) HAProxy
14 2 (0.31%) Kibana
14 2 (0.31%) Munin
14 2 (0.31%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 129 (20.06%) Google
2 112 (17.42%) Oracle
3 29 (4.51%) Microsoft
4 25 (3.89%) VMware
5 23 (3.58%) Bloomberg
6 16 (2.49%) Atlassian
6 16 (2.49%) Red Hat
7 13 (2.02%) ServiceNow
8 12 (1.87%) Sybase
9 9 (1.40%) Databricks
9 9 (1.40%) Salesforce.com
10 5 (0.78%) Splunk
11 4 (0.62%) Cloudera
11 4 (0.62%) CQG
11 4 (0.62%) Foundry
11 4 (0.62%) ION Trading
11 4 (0.62%) Palantir
11 4 (0.62%) Remedy
11 4 (0.62%) Reuters
11 4 (0.62%) Trayport