Period
to 16 August 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 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PostgreSQL (Postgres)
England > London
6 months to
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 160 219 208
Rank change year-on-year +59 -11 +82
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 1,544 1,237 1,376
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 2.23% 1.67% 1.70%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.08% 5.65% 5.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1,335 985 1,162
London median annual salary £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - +4.35%
10th Percentile £43,750 £41,250 £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 21,797 21,885 24,252
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 31.48% 29.58% 29.94%
Number of salaries quoted 17,190 17,879 21,177
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 £92,500 £90,000 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £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 August 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 August 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 +14 258 £70,000 +16.67% 77
West London +19 42 £53,750 -10.42% 32
North London +31 31 £45,000 -21.74% 6
East London -17 29 £70,000 +16.67% 14
South London -10 11 £65,000 +8.33% 8
PostgreSQL
England

For the 6 months to 16 August 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.

1 701 (45.40%) Python
2 698 (45.21%) SQL
3 620 (40.16%) Amazon AWS
4 586 (37.95%) Linux
5 549 (35.56%) Agile Software Development
6 544 (35.23%) MySQL
7 507 (32.84%) Java
8 456 (29.53%) Docker
9 451 (29.21%) JavaScript
10 445 (28.82%) Git (software)
11 431 (27.91%) DevOps
12 400 (25.91%) Finance
13 355 (22.99%) Node.js
14 337 (21.83%) NoSQL
15 320 (20.73%) TDD
16 287 (18.59%) MongoDB
17 282 (18.26%) SQL Server
18 271 (17.55%) Relational Database
18 271 (17.55%) Redis
19 255 (16.52%) Software Engineering
20 250 (16.19%) CSS
21 247 (16.00%) HTML
22 239 (15.48%) Microservices
23 233 (15.09%) Jenkins
24 231 (14.96%) Continuous Integration
25 230 (14.90%) Microsoft Azure
26 217 (14.05%) Oracle
27 213 (13.80%) Test Automation
28 210 (13.60%) React
29 206 (13.34%) Kubernetes

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
1 198 (12.82%) Elasticsearch
2 118 (7.64%) Apache
3 92 (5.96%) Apache Spark
4 88 (5.70%) Ethereum
5 78 (5.05%) nginx
6 46 (2.98%) Tomcat
7 33 (2.14%) CMS
8 29 (1.88%) OpenStack
9 25 (1.62%) WordPress
10 23 (1.49%) JBoss
11 18 (1.17%) Apache Solr
12 16 (1.04%) Mule
12 16 (1.04%) Mule ESB
13 12 (0.78%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 12 (0.78%) IIS
14 11 (0.71%) Apache Pig
14 11 (0.71%) Confluence
15 10 (0.65%) uWSGI
16 9 (0.58%) Gunicorn
17 8 (0.52%) Jetty
Applications
1 23 (1.49%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (0.58%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 7 (0.45%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (0.19%) InVision
5 1 (0.065%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.065%) Mingle
5 1 (0.065%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.065%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.065%) Weka
Business Applications
1 62 (4.02%) Distributed Ledger
2 9 (0.58%) Adobe Campaign
3 8 (0.52%) Eloqua
3 8 (0.52%) Unica
4 7 (0.45%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.13%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.13%) NetSuite
6 1 (0.065%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.065%) Payment Gateway
6 1 (0.065%) Ripple
Cloud Services
1 620 (40.16%) Amazon AWS
2 230 (14.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 194 (12.56%) GitHub
4 124 (8.03%) Amazon S3
4 124 (8.03%) Cloud Computing
5 122 (7.90%) Amazon EC2
6 96 (6.22%) Google Cloud Platform
7 63 (4.08%) SaaS
8 48 (3.11%) Heroku
9 44 (2.85%) Serverless
10 43 (2.78%) AWS CloudFormation
11 36 (2.33%) AWS Lambda
12 27 (1.75%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 27 (1.75%) Slack
13 24 (1.55%) Amazon ELB
13 24 (1.55%) Amazon SQS
14 23 (1.49%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 21 (1.36%) IaaS
15 21 (1.36%) Route 53
16 19 (1.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 55 (3.56%) SAN
2 46 (2.98%) VPN
3 41 (2.66%) Firewall
4 40 (2.59%) HTTP
5 37 (2.40%) DNS
6 30 (1.94%) NAS
7 27 (1.75%) Internet
8 15 (0.97%) OpenVPN
9 14 (0.91%) SMTP
10 13 (0.84%) OPNsense
10 13 (0.84%) TCP/IP
11 12 (0.78%) SSL
12 9 (0.58%) AMQP
13 8 (0.52%) SSH
14 7 (0.45%) Skype
15 6 (0.39%) SMS
15 6 (0.39%) SNMP
16 5 (0.32%) Broadband
16 5 (0.32%) IMAP
17 4 (0.26%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 544 (35.23%) MySQL
2 337 (21.83%) NoSQL
3 287 (18.59%) MongoDB
4 282 (18.26%) SQL Server
5 271 (17.55%) Redis
5 271 (17.55%) Relational Database
6 174 (11.27%) Blockchain
7 133 (8.61%) Big Data
8 102 (6.61%) Apache Cassandra
9 92 (5.96%) RDBMS
10 82 (5.31%) Hadoop
11 78 (5.05%) Data Warehouse
12 76 (4.92%) Amazon Redshift
13 75 (4.86%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 56 (3.63%) Amazon RDS
15 51 (3.30%) Oracle Database
16 38 (2.46%) Neo4j
17 33 (2.14%) Apache Hive
18 25 (1.62%) DB2
18 25 (1.62%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 445 (28.82%) Git (software)
2 233 (15.09%) Jenkins
3 116 (7.51%) JIRA
4 110 (7.12%) Maven
5 99 (6.41%) Mocha
6 75 (4.86%) Subversion
7 69 (4.47%) Selenium
8 65 (4.21%) JUnit
9 51 (3.30%) Gradle
10 46 (2.98%) Vagrant
10 46 (2.98%) webpack
11 42 (2.72%) Bitbucket
12 37 (2.40%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 33 (2.14%) GitLab
13 33 (2.14%) JMeter
14 25 (1.62%) Cucumber
15 24 (1.55%) Mockito
16 23 (1.49%) gulp
17 22 (1.42%) CircleCI
18 21 (1.36%) TeamCity
General
1 400 (25.91%) Finance
2 184 (11.92%) Banking
3 129 (8.35%) Telecoms
4 80 (5.18%) Retail
5 64 (4.15%) Games
6 47 (3.04%) Advertising
7 46 (2.98%) Marketing
8 28 (1.81%) Legal
9 24 (1.55%) Billing
9 24 (1.55%) Financial Institution
10 23 (1.49%) Law
11 22 (1.42%) Investment Banking
12 12 (0.78%) Pharmaceutical
12 12 (0.78%) Publishing
13 8 (0.52%) Manufacturing
13 8 (0.52%) Music Industry
13 8 (0.52%) Retail Finance
14 6 (0.39%) Electronics
15 5 (0.32%) Back Office
16 4 (0.26%) Military
Job Titles
1 832 (53.89%) Developer
2 231 (14.96%) Python Developer
3 213 (13.80%) Senior Developer
4 160 (10.36%) DevOps Engineer
5 145 (9.39%) Java Developer
6 108 (6.99%) Backend Developer
7 106 (6.87%) Data Engineer
8 97 (6.28%) DBA
9 90 (5.83%) Node.js Developer
10 86 (5.57%) JavaScript Developer
11 83 (5.38%) Blockchain Developer
11 83 (5.38%) Full Stack Developer
12 80 (5.18%) Software Engineer
13 77 (4.99%) Software Developer
14 76 (4.92%) Senior Python Developer
15 68 (4.40%) Python Engineer
16 66 (4.27%) Administrator
17 54 (3.50%) AWS Engineer
17 54 (3.50%) Linux/Unix DevOps
18 51 (3.30%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 355 (22.99%) Node.js
2 250 (16.19%) CSS
3 247 (16.00%) HTML
4 210 (13.60%) React
5 205 (13.28%) Spring
6 196 (12.69%) Web Services
7 192 (12.44%) Django
8 183 (11.85%) AngularJS
9 166 (10.75%) REST
10 135 (8.74%) Kafka
11 132 (8.55%) .NET
11 132 (8.55%) RabbitMQ
12 108 (6.99%) Smart Contracts
13 107 (6.93%) RESTful
14 98 (6.35%) Flask
14 98 (6.35%) Spring Boot
15 88 (5.70%) Hibernate
16 82 (5.31%) jQuery
17 81 (5.25%) Jest
18 80 (5.18%) web3js
Miscellaneous
1 187 (12.11%) Fintech
2 130 (8.42%) Computer Science
3 93 (6.02%) Bitcoin
4 90 (5.83%) Analytical Skills
5 89 (5.76%) Self-Motivation
6 83 (5.38%) Greenfield Project
7 56 (3.63%) User Experience
8 55 (3.56%) Algorithms
9 50 (3.24%) Linux Command Line
10 46 (2.98%) Public Cloud
11 35 (2.27%) Clustering
12 34 (2.20%) Private Cloud
13 31 (2.01%) Data Structures
13 31 (2.01%) Mobile App
14 30 (1.94%) Hedge funds
15 29 (1.88%) Replication
16 28 (1.81%) Data Centre
17 23 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
18 22 (1.42%) Virtual Team
19 20 (1.30%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 586 (37.95%) Linux
2 108 (6.99%) Windows
3 92 (5.96%) Unix
4 65 (4.21%) VMS
5 56 (3.63%) Ubuntu
6 51 (3.30%) Android
7 47 (3.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 45 (2.91%) CentOS
9 26 (1.68%) Apple iOS
9 26 (1.68%) Debian
10 21 (1.36%) Mac OS
11 20 (1.30%) Windows Server
12 17 (1.10%) CoreOS
13 13 (0.84%) FreeBSD
13 13 (0.84%) openSUSE
14 7 (0.45%) Oracle Linux
15 5 (0.32%) Amazon Linux
15 5 (0.32%) Windows Server 2012
16 3 (0.19%) VyOS
16 3 (0.19%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 549 (35.56%) Agile Software Development
2 431 (27.91%) DevOps
3 320 (20.73%) TDD
4 255 (16.52%) Software Engineering
5 239 (15.48%) Microservices
6 231 (14.96%) Continuous Integration
7 213 (13.80%) Test Automation
8 181 (11.72%) Analytics
9 167 (10.82%) Machine Learning
10 163 (10.56%) Open Source
11 162 (10.49%) Front End Development
11 162 (10.49%) Problem-Solving
11 162 (10.49%) Scrum
12 150 (9.72%) Data Science
13 116 (7.51%) Artificial Intelligence
14 115 (7.45%) Web Development
15 114 (7.38%) ETL
16 102 (6.61%) Data Security
17 101 (6.54%) API Design
18 97 (6.28%) API Development
Programming Languages
1 701 (45.40%) Python
2 698 (45.21%) SQL
3 507 (32.84%) Java
4 451 (29.21%) JavaScript
5 160 (10.36%) C#
6 153 (9.91%) Ruby
7 131 (8.48%) Bash Shell
8 125 (8.10%) ES6
9 123 (7.97%) PHP
10 97 (6.28%) C++
11 92 (5.96%) Go
12 91 (5.89%) Scala
13 84 (5.44%) Solidity
14 76 (4.92%) Perl
15 65 (4.21%) Java 8
16 59 (3.82%) R
17 38 (2.46%) Shell Script
18 34 (2.20%) T-SQL
19 30 (1.94%) Elixir
20 26 (1.68%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 189 (12.24%) Degree
2 59 (3.82%) Computer Science Degree
3 30 (1.94%) Master's Degree
4 27 (1.75%) Security Cleared
5 25 (1.62%) Numerate Degree
6 22 (1.42%) Microsoft Certification
7 21 (1.36%) MCSA
8 19 (1.23%) MCITP
8 19 (1.23%) MCSE
9 15 (0.97%) PhD
10 13 (0.84%) AWS Certification
11 10 (0.65%) SC Cleared
12 8 (0.52%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 5 (0.32%) ITIL Certification
14 4 (0.26%) DV Cleared
15 3 (0.19%) ISTQB
16 2 (0.13%) CCNP
16 2 (0.13%) Cisco Certification
16 2 (0.13%) PMI Certification
16 2 (0.13%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (3.69%) QA
2 27 (1.75%) GCP
3 17 (1.10%) Data Quality
4 7 (0.45%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 4 (0.26%) SLA
6 3 (0.19%) GDPR
7 2 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 456 (29.53%) Docker
2 83 (5.38%) Virtual Machines
3 67 (4.34%) Active Directory
4 54 (3.50%) VMware Infrastructure
5 26 (1.68%) KVM
6 24 (1.55%) Hyper-V
7 18 (1.17%) HDFS
7 18 (1.17%) iptables
8 17 (1.10%) Apache Flume
8 17 (1.10%) NFS
9 16 (1.04%) VirtualBox
10 15 (0.97%) Oracle RAC
10 15 (0.97%) Samba
11 13 (0.84%) pfSense
12 11 (0.71%) Xen
13 7 (0.45%) Firmware
13 7 (0.45%) QEMU
13 7 (0.45%) Varnish
14 4 (0.26%) vSphere
15 3 (0.19%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 206 (13.34%) Kubernetes
2 189 (12.24%) Ansible
3 139 (9.00%) Opscode Chef
4 138 (8.94%) Terraform
5 133 (8.61%) Puppet
6 76 (4.92%) Docker Swarm
7 29 (1.88%) Salt
8 26 (1.68%) Failover Clustering
9 24 (1.55%) logstash
10 23 (1.49%) Prometheus
10 23 (1.49%) ZABBIX
11 22 (1.42%) Nagios
12 19 (1.23%) Grafana
12 19 (1.23%) Kibana
12 19 (1.23%) Oozie
13 17 (1.10%) HAProxy
14 10 (0.65%) Consul
14 10 (0.65%) SCOM
15 9 (0.58%) Data Guard
15 9 (0.58%) Mesos
Vendors
1 217 (14.05%) Oracle
2 110 (7.12%) Microsoft
3 108 (6.99%) Google
4 87 (5.63%) VMware
5 45 (2.91%) Splunk
6 39 (2.53%) Red Hat
7 37 (2.40%) Salesforce.com
8 30 (1.94%) SaltStack
9 27 (1.75%) PagerDuty
10 26 (1.68%) Cisco
11 24 (1.55%) Cloudera
12 21 (1.36%) Veeam
13 20 (1.30%) New Relic
14 18 (1.17%) Tableau
15 17 (1.10%) Atlassian
15 17 (1.10%) Talend
16 15 (0.97%) IBM
17 13 (0.84%) Adobe
18 12 (0.78%) Capita
18 12 (0.78%) Zend