Period
to 25 February 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 25 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PostgreSQL (Postgres)
England > London
6 months to
25 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 110 147 173
Rank change year-on-year +37 +26 +36
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 1,477 1,462 1,410
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 2.91% 2.34% 2.04%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.53% 7.93% 6.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1,309 1,278 1,195
London median annual salary £75,000 £65,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% - +8.33%
10th Percentile £43,750 £38,750 £43,000
90th Percentile £122,500 £92,500 £92,500
England median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% +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 14,029 18,440 21,028
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 27.60% 29.54% 30.40%
Number of salaries quoted 11,536 15,280 17,418
London median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% +4.35%
10th Percentile £38,750 £37,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £105,000 £95,000 £90,000
England median annual salary £53,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +0.95% +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 25 February 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 25 February 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 +22 280 £75,000 +7.14% 76
West London +35 57 £72,500 - 49
South London +21 44 £70,000 +12.00% 7
North London -10 14 £45,000 - 4
East London +3 5 £82,000 +56.19% 12
PostgreSQL
England

For the 6 months to 25 February 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.

1 764 (51.73%) Python
2 763 (51.66%) AWS
3 669 (45.29%) Java
4 619 (41.91%) Agile Software Development
5 570 (38.59%) SQL
6 522 (35.34%) JavaScript
7 496 (33.58%) Docker
8 449 (30.40%) Software Engineering
9 446 (30.20%) Finance
10 330 (22.34%) MySQL
11 327 (22.14%) Linux
12 303 (20.51%) Relational Database
13 300 (20.31%) Kubernetes
14 295 (19.97%) Analytics
15 292 (19.77%) Microservices
16 280 (18.96%) Web Services
17 275 (18.62%) Oracle
18 255 (17.26%) Azure
19 254 (17.20%) DevOps
20 245 (16.59%) TDD
21 241 (16.32%) Git (software)
21 241 (16.32%) SQL Server
22 240 (16.25%) C#
23 236 (15.98%) NoSQL
24 234 (15.84%) Mentoring
25 224 (15.17%) GCP
26 211 (14.29%) Data Science
27 210 (14.22%) Django
27 210 (14.22%) Banking
28 207 (14.01%) 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
1 164 (11.10%) Apache Spark
2 125 (8.46%) Elasticsearch
3 85 (5.75%) Apache Airflow
4 54 (3.66%) Apache
5 52 (3.52%) Luigi
6 50 (3.39%) nginx
7 42 (2.84%) Tomcat
8 32 (2.17%) ArcGIS
8 32 (2.17%) Confluence
8 32 (2.17%) Oracle Spatial
9 28 (1.90%) IIS
10 18 (1.22%) Drupal
10 18 (1.22%) GeoServer
11 17 (1.15%) SAS
12 11 (0.74%) Oracle Workflow
13 10 (0.68%) Jupyter
14 9 (0.61%) OpenStack
14 9 (0.61%) Red Hat Fuse
14 9 (0.61%) SharePoint
15 5 (0.34%) WildFly
Applications
1 19 (1.29%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (0.27%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.14%) SPSS
3 2 (0.14%) Weka
4 1 (0.068%) Maya
4 1 (0.068%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.068%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 113 (7.65%) FINCAD Analytics
2 6 (0.41%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 5 (0.34%) Payment Gateway
4 2 (0.14%) Eikon
5 1 (0.068%) Distributed Ledger
5 1 (0.068%) Odoo
Cloud Services
1 763 (51.66%) AWS
2 255 (17.26%) Azure
3 224 (15.17%) GCP
4 102 (6.91%) Amazon S3
5 96 (6.50%) Amazon EC2
6 66 (4.47%) Amazon SQS
7 57 (3.86%) GitHub
8 44 (2.98%) SaaS
9 43 (2.91%) Serverless
10 40 (2.71%) Power Platform
11 35 (2.37%) Amazon ECS
11 35 (2.37%) Amazon EMR
12 32 (2.17%) AWS Lambda
13 30 (2.03%) AWS CloudFormation
14 24 (1.62%) Office 365
15 22 (1.49%) Amazon Kinesis
15 22 (1.49%) PaaS
16 21 (1.42%) Cloud Computing
16 21 (1.42%) IaaS
17 20 (1.35%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 30 (2.03%) HTTP
2 23 (1.56%) Internet
3 20 (1.35%) TCP/IP
4 14 (0.95%) DNS
5 9 (0.61%) VPN
6 8 (0.54%) Bluetooth
6 8 (0.54%) Firewall
7 6 (0.41%) SAN
8 5 (0.34%) NAS
9 3 (0.20%) Reverse Proxy
10 2 (0.14%) AMQP
10 2 (0.14%) Cisco IOS
10 2 (0.14%) OpenVPN
10 2 (0.14%) Wireless
11 1 (0.068%) DMZ
11 1 (0.068%) DSL
11 1 (0.068%) SSL
11 1 (0.068%) STUN
11 1 (0.068%) tcpdump
11 1 (0.068%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 330 (22.34%) MySQL
2 303 (20.51%) Relational Database
3 241 (16.32%) SQL Server
4 236 (15.98%) NoSQL
5 168 (11.37%) MongoDB
6 161 (10.90%) Big Data
7 154 (10.43%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 128 (8.67%) RDBMS
9 125 (8.46%) Amazon RDS
10 120 (8.12%) Amazon Athena
11 111 (7.52%) Hadoop
12 110 (7.45%) Amazon Redshift
13 97 (6.57%) Redis
14 75 (5.08%) Amazon Aurora
15 72 (4.87%) Data Warehouse
16 68 (4.60%) BigQuery
17 56 (3.79%) Apache Cassandra
18 41 (2.78%) Neo4j
19 40 (2.71%) Apache Hive
19 40 (2.71%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 241 (16.32%) Git (software)
2 197 (13.34%) Jenkins
3 90 (6.09%) Maven
4 84 (5.69%) JIRA
5 43 (2.91%) JUnit
6 41 (2.78%) GitLab
7 34 (2.30%) Mockito
8 31 (2.10%) Bitbucket
8 31 (2.10%) TeamCity
9 29 (1.96%) CircleCI
10 28 (1.90%) DbUnit
10 28 (1.90%) Vagrant
11 24 (1.62%) SonarQube
12 22 (1.49%) Selenium
12 22 (1.49%) webpack
13 21 (1.42%) Sonatype Nexus
14 20 (1.35%) jMock
15 18 (1.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 15 (1.02%) Cucumber
16 15 (1.02%) Gradle
General
1 446 (30.20%) Finance
2 210 (14.22%) Banking
3 130 (8.80%) Front Office
4 60 (4.06%) Public Sector
5 45 (3.05%) Retail
6 37 (2.51%) Marketing
7 25 (1.69%) Legal
8 22 (1.49%) Law
9 18 (1.22%) Games
10 16 (1.08%) Financial Institution
11 15 (1.02%) Back Office
12 14 (0.95%) Telecoms
13 11 (0.74%) Investment Banking
13 11 (0.74%) Publishing
14 8 (0.54%) Advertising
14 8 (0.54%) Manufacturing
15 6 (0.41%) Local Government
16 5 (0.34%) Electronics
17 2 (0.14%) Automotive
17 2 (0.14%) iGaming
Job Titles
1 649 (43.94%) Developer
2 217 (14.69%) Java Developer
3 192 (13.00%) Software Engineer
4 166 (11.24%) Python Developer
5 148 (10.02%) Senior Developer
6 128 (8.67%) Data Engineer
7 107 (7.24%) Java Engineer
8 96 (6.50%) Java Software Engineer
9 87 (5.89%) Full Stack Developer
10 81 (5.48%) Python Engineer
11 77 (5.21%) DevOps Engineer
12 69 (4.67%) Junior
13 68 (4.60%) AWS Engineer
14 61 (4.13%) Lead Developer
15 60 (4.06%) AWS Developer
16 57 (3.86%) Developer/Software Engineer
17 56 (3.79%) Development Manager
18 55 (3.72%) Django Developer
18 55 (3.72%) JavaScript Developer
19 53 (3.59%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 280 (18.96%) Web Services
2 210 (14.22%) Django
3 207 (14.01%) CSS
4 197 (13.34%) RESTful
5 190 (12.86%) Spring
6 188 (12.73%) J2EE
7 186 (12.59%) React
8 178 (12.05%) HTML
9 169 (11.44%) REST
10 162 (10.97%) Kafka
10 162 (10.97%) Node.js
11 108 (7.31%) AngularJS
12 98 (6.64%) .NET
13 96 (6.50%) RabbitMQ
14 91 (6.16%) Flask
15 84 (5.69%) HTML5
16 64 (4.33%) JSON
17 62 (4.20%) PostGIS
17 62 (4.20%) React Native
18 60 (4.06%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 122 (8.26%) Fixed Income
2 121 (8.19%) Derivative
3 115 (7.79%) Hedge funds
4 96 (6.50%) Analytical Skills
5 65 (4.40%) Data Structures
6 58 (3.93%) Equities
7 48 (3.25%) Greenfield Project
8 47 (3.18%) Pricing Data
9 43 (2.91%) Equity Derivative
10 41 (2.78%) User Experience
11 37 (2.51%) Algorithms
12 36 (2.44%) Management Information System
13 35 (2.37%) Self-Motivation
14 32 (2.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 25 (1.69%) Exotic Derivative
16 20 (1.35%) Public Cloud
17 16 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
18 12 (0.81%) Linux Command Line
19 10 (0.68%) Credit Risk
19 10 (0.68%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 327 (22.14%) Linux
2 99 (6.70%) Unix
3 43 (2.91%) Windows
4 40 (2.71%) Mac OS X
5 38 (2.57%) CentOS
6 30 (2.03%) Android
7 25 (1.69%) Apple iOS
8 20 (1.35%) Fedora
9 14 (0.95%) Windows Server
10 13 (0.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 11 (0.74%) Windows Server 2012
12 9 (0.61%) Windows Server 2008
13 8 (0.54%) Oracle Linux
14 7 (0.47%) VMS
15 6 (0.41%) Ubuntu
15 6 (0.41%) Windows 7
16 5 (0.34%) CoreOS
16 5 (0.34%) Windows 10
17 3 (0.20%) Mac OS
18 2 (0.14%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 619 (41.91%) Agile Software Development
2 449 (30.40%) Software Engineering
3 295 (19.97%) Analytics
4 292 (19.77%) Microservices
5 254 (17.20%) DevOps
6 245 (16.59%) TDD
7 234 (15.84%) Mentoring
8 211 (14.29%) Data Science
9 186 (12.59%) Fintech
10 176 (11.92%) Asset Management
11 159 (10.77%) Machine Learning
12 154 (10.43%) Artificial Intelligence
13 150 (10.16%) Computer Science
13 150 (10.16%) Scrum
14 138 (9.34%) Open Source
15 134 (9.07%) Data Analytics
15 134 (9.07%) Decision-Making
16 131 (8.87%) ETL
17 129 (8.73%) MVC
17 129 (8.73%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 764 (51.73%) Python
2 669 (45.29%) Java
3 570 (38.59%) SQL
4 522 (35.34%) JavaScript
5 240 (16.25%) C#
6 161 (10.90%) C++
7 135 (9.14%) Kotlin
8 133 (9.00%) Scala
9 118 (7.99%) Java 8
10 115 (7.79%) Go
11 86 (5.82%) Bash Shell
12 82 (5.55%) PHP
13 69 (4.67%) TypeScript
14 63 (4.27%) Ruby
15 45 (3.05%) PowerShell
15 45 (3.05%) R
16 30 (2.03%) C
16 30 (2.03%) T-SQL
17 27 (1.83%) PL/SQL
18 26 (1.76%) Perl
Qualifications
1 185 (12.53%) Degree
2 78 (5.28%) Computer Science Degree
3 44 (2.98%) PhD
4 23 (1.56%) Security Cleared
5 15 (1.02%) SC Cleared
6 10 (0.68%) Numerate Degree
7 9 (0.61%) AWS Certification
8 6 (0.41%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (0.27%) MCSE
10 2 (0.14%) MCSA
11 1 (0.068%) ISEB
11 1 (0.068%) ISTQB
11 1 (0.068%) PMI Certification
11 1 (0.068%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 63 (4.27%) QA
2 30 (2.03%) Data Quality
3 11 (0.74%) GDPR
3 11 (0.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (0.47%) SLA
5 4 (0.27%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.14%) Actionable Recommendations
6 2 (0.14%) NCSC
6 2 (0.14%) PMO
System Software
1 496 (33.58%) Docker
2 40 (2.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 31 (2.10%) Active Directory
4 18 (1.22%) XenApp
5 15 (1.02%) HDFS
5 15 (1.02%) vSphere
6 11 (0.74%) Firmware
6 11 (0.74%) Oracle RAC
6 11 (0.74%) VirtualBox
7 9 (0.61%) Postfix
8 7 (0.47%) KVM
9 6 (0.41%) GridGain
10 3 (0.20%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 3 (0.20%) Varnish
11 2 (0.14%) iptables
11 2 (0.14%) Xen
12 1 (0.068%) ACF2
12 1 (0.068%) LXC
12 1 (0.068%) RACF
12 1 (0.068%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 300 (20.31%) Kubernetes
2 138 (9.34%) Terraform
3 132 (8.94%) Ansible
4 54 (3.66%) Puppet
5 48 (3.25%) Opscode Chef
6 29 (1.96%) Prometheus
7 28 (1.90%) Grafana
8 20 (1.35%) Oozie
9 17 (1.15%) Data Guard
10 16 (1.08%) Salt
11 14 (0.95%) Docker Swarm
12 9 (0.61%) Kibana
12 9 (0.61%) Packer
13 7 (0.47%) StatsD
14 6 (0.41%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
14 6 (0.41%) Oracle RMAN
15 5 (0.34%) Istio
15 5 (0.34%) Microsoft Intune
16 4 (0.27%) Matomo
16 4 (0.27%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 275 (18.62%) Oracle
2 190 (12.86%) Google
3 105 (7.11%) Bloomberg
4 102 (6.91%) Microsoft
5 64 (4.33%) Sybase
6 58 (3.93%) VMware
7 47 (3.18%) Tableau
8 34 (2.30%) Red Hat
9 32 (2.17%) ESRI
10 31 (2.10%) Zend
11 24 (1.62%) Atlassian
11 24 (1.62%) SAP
12 19 (1.29%) Citrix
13 18 (1.22%) Talend
14 17 (1.15%) Hortonworks
15 16 (1.08%) Databricks
16 15 (1.02%) Cloudera
16 15 (1.02%) Dataiku
16 15 (1.02%) Informatica
17 14 (0.95%) IBM