Period
to 21 April 2021

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 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PostgreSQL (Postgres)
England > London
6 months to
21 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 72 109 154
Rank change year-on-year +37 +45 +5
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 1,261 1,272 1,367
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 4.05% 2.84% 2.25%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 14.24% 10.25% 7.73%
Number of salaries quoted 882 1,114 1,198
10th Percentile £50,125 £43,750 £38,750
25th Percentile £62,500 £55,000 £50,688
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £77,500 £75,000 £67,500
Median % change year-on-year +3.33% +11.11% +3.85%
75th Percentile £92,500 £95,000 £85,000
90th Percentile £110,000 £126,250 £95,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year - +8.33% +4.35%

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 8,853 12,407 17,692
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 28.42% 27.69% 29.18%
Number of salaries quoted 6,965 10,225 14,854
10th Percentile £43,750 £40,000 £38,750
25th Percentile £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +7.69% - +8.33%
75th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £82,500
90th Percentile £100,000 £103,750 £95,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £54,671 £52,500
% change year-on-year +0.60% +4.13% +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 21 April 2021.

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 April 2021. 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 +28 152 £72,500 -3.33% 91
South London -4 19 £72,500 -3.33% 3
West London +21 10 £72,500 - 42
North London +28 3 - - 1
East London +11 2 £66,250 +20.45% 13
PostgreSQL
England

For the 6 months to 21 April 2021, 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.

1 634 (50.28%) AWS
2 541 (42.90%) Docker
3 527 (41.79%) Python
4 505 (40.05%) Agile Software Development
5 488 (38.70%) Java
6 455 (36.08%) Kubernetes
7 454 (36.00%) Microservices
8 443 (35.13%) Finance
9 428 (33.94%) SQL
10 382 (30.29%) Software Engineering
11 339 (26.88%) MySQL
12 329 (26.09%) DevOps
13 322 (25.54%) JavaScript
14 269 (21.33%) Web Services
15 263 (20.86%) Node.js
15 263 (20.86%) Fintech
16 259 (20.54%) SQL Server
17 250 (19.83%) Git (software)
17 250 (19.83%) Relational Database
18 224 (17.76%) Kafka
18 224 (17.76%) Jenkins
19 221 (17.53%) Linux
20 212 (16.81%) React
21 210 (16.65%) MongoDB
22 207 (16.42%) Terraform
23 201 (15.94%) TDD
24 200 (15.86%) Banking
25 199 (15.78%) Azure
26 197 (15.62%) GCP
27 195 (15.46%) Spring

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
1 109 (8.64%) Elasticsearch
2 73 (5.79%) Apache
2 73 (5.79%) Apache Spark
3 37 (2.93%) Apache Airflow
4 30 (2.38%) nginx
5 19 (1.51%) Confluence
6 13 (1.03%) Luigi
7 12 (0.95%) OpenStack
8 10 (0.79%) Tomcat
9 8 (0.63%) Drupal
10 7 (0.56%) Tornado
10 7 (0.56%) WordPress
11 6 (0.48%) IIS
12 5 (0.40%) Apache Solr
12 5 (0.40%) Cloud Foundry
12 5 (0.40%) Facebook Platform
12 5 (0.40%) Jupyter
13 4 (0.32%) ArcGIS
13 4 (0.32%) CloudStack
14 3 (0.24%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (0.32%) Figma
2 3 (0.24%) Sketch
3 2 (0.16%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.16%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (0.16%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.16%) SOLIDWORKS
4 1 (0.079%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 8 (0.63%) Shopify
2 4 (0.32%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.079%) Infor M3
3 1 (0.079%) Magento
3 1 (0.079%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 634 (50.28%) AWS
2 199 (15.78%) Azure
3 197 (15.62%) GCP
4 190 (15.07%) Serverless
5 166 (13.16%) Amazon EC2
6 149 (11.82%) AWS Lambda
7 142 (11.26%) Amazon ECS
8 84 (6.66%) Amazon S3
9 70 (5.55%) SaaS
10 64 (5.08%) GitHub
11 52 (4.12%) Amazon SQS
12 47 (3.73%) Amazon EKS
13 45 (3.57%) Apigee
14 41 (3.25%) Amazon Kinesis
14 41 (3.25%) AWS CloudFormation
15 34 (2.70%) Azure Active Directory
16 32 (2.54%) Heroku
17 24 (1.90%) Azure Key Vault
18 21 (1.67%) OpenShift
19 19 (1.51%) AWS Fargate
Communications & Networking
1 44 (3.49%) HTTP
2 27 (2.14%) DNS
3 26 (2.06%) TCP/IP
4 15 (1.19%) Firewall
5 11 (0.87%) SSL
6 10 (0.79%) FTP
7 9 (0.71%) Internet
7 9 (0.71%) SMTP
8 8 (0.63%) IMAP
8 8 (0.63%) SSH
9 7 (0.56%) HTTPS
10 6 (0.48%) VLAN
11 5 (0.40%) Intrusion Detection
12 4 (0.32%) DSL
13 3 (0.24%) ICMP
13 3 (0.24%) IPv4
13 3 (0.24%) IPv6
13 3 (0.24%) Software-Defined Networking
13 3 (0.24%) VPN
13 3 (0.24%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 339 (26.88%) MySQL
2 259 (20.54%) SQL Server
3 250 (19.83%) Relational Database
4 210 (16.65%) MongoDB
5 179 (14.20%) Redis
6 141 (11.18%) NoSQL
7 111 (8.80%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 104 (8.25%) RDBMS
9 77 (6.11%) Amazon RDS
10 73 (5.79%) Amazon Aurora
11 68 (5.39%) Amazon Redshift
12 61 (4.84%) Big Data
13 55 (4.36%) Apache Cassandra
14 46 (3.65%) Hadoop
15 37 (2.93%) MariaDB
16 35 (2.78%) BigQuery
16 35 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
17 23 (1.82%) Oracle Database
18 18 (1.43%) Oracle Database 12c
19 17 (1.35%) Flink
Development Applications
1 250 (19.83%) Git (software)
2 224 (17.76%) Jenkins
3 81 (6.42%) GitLab
4 78 (6.19%) Maven
5 73 (5.79%) JIRA
6 60 (4.76%) SonarQube
7 57 (4.52%) JUnit
8 46 (3.65%) Gradle
9 45 (3.57%) Mockito
10 36 (2.85%) Artifactory
11 34 (2.70%) DbUnit
11 34 (2.70%) jMock
12 32 (2.54%) Cypress.io
13 29 (2.30%) CircleCI
14 27 (2.14%) IntelliJ
15 26 (2.06%) webpack
16 21 (1.67%) RSpec
17 19 (1.51%) Mocha
18 18 (1.43%) TeamCity
19 17 (1.35%) NUnit
General
1 443 (35.13%) Finance
2 200 (15.86%) Banking
3 75 (5.95%) Retail
4 66 (5.23%) Games
5 55 (4.36%) Public Sector
6 37 (2.93%) Marketing
7 34 (2.70%) Telecoms
8 25 (1.98%) Law
9 20 (1.59%) Investment Banking
10 15 (1.19%) Financial Institution
11 12 (0.95%) Publishing
12 10 (0.79%) Advertising
12 10 (0.79%) Front Office
13 9 (0.71%) Legal
13 9 (0.71%) Local Government
14 6 (0.48%) French Language
14 6 (0.48%) German Language
14 6 (0.48%) Italian Language
14 6 (0.48%) Spanish Language
15 5 (0.40%) Billing
Job Titles
1 613 (48.61%) Developer
2 247 (19.59%) Software Engineer
3 230 (18.24%) Java Developer
4 172 (13.64%) Senior Developer
5 149 (11.82%) Python Developer
6 133 (10.55%) AWS Engineer
7 125 (9.91%) Java Engineer
8 118 (9.36%) AWS Developer
9 97 (7.69%) Developer/Software Engineer
10 90 (7.14%) Python Engineer
11 87 (6.90%) AWS Software Engineer
12 84 (6.66%) Full Stack Developer
13 79 (6.26%) Java Software Engineer
14 69 (5.47%) Senior Software Engineer
15 66 (5.23%) Data Engineer
16 62 (4.92%) Backend Developer
16 62 (4.92%) Java Software Developer
17 60 (4.76%) Programmer
17 60 (4.76%) Software Programmer
18 57 (4.52%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 269 (21.33%) Web Services
2 263 (20.86%) Node.js
3 224 (17.76%) Kafka
4 212 (16.81%) React
5 195 (15.46%) Spring
6 180 (14.27%) REST
7 155 (12.29%) gRPC
8 144 (11.42%) CSS
9 130 (10.31%) RESTful
10 124 (9.83%) .NET
11 117 (9.28%) HTML
12 111 (8.80%) Django
13 109 (8.64%) GraphQL
14 107 (8.49%) AngularJS
15 106 (8.41%) Spring Boot
16 94 (7.45%) RabbitMQ
17 76 (6.03%) Ruby on Rails
18 73 (5.79%) .NET Core
19 71 (5.63%) React Native
20 65 (5.15%) Flask
Miscellaneous
1 110 (8.72%) Hedge funds
2 75 (5.95%) User Experience
3 62 (4.92%) Cloud Native
4 56 (4.44%) Pricing Data
5 55 (4.36%) Greenfield Project
6 54 (4.28%) Data Structures
7 52 (4.12%) Algorithms
8 47 (3.73%) Clustering
9 45 (3.57%) Blog
10 44 (3.49%) Analytical Skills
11 40 (3.17%) Mobile App
12 33 (2.62%) Equities
13 30 (2.38%) NHS
14 26 (2.06%) Mobile Banking
15 20 (1.59%) Linux Command Line
16 19 (1.51%) Replication
17 18 (1.43%) Self-Motivation
18 17 (1.35%) Social Media
18 17 (1.35%) Virtual Team
19 16 (1.27%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 221 (17.53%) Linux
2 61 (4.84%) Unix
3 51 (4.04%) Windows
4 34 (2.70%) CentOS
5 24 (1.90%) Android
6 23 (1.82%) Apple iOS
7 13 (1.03%) Ubuntu
8 11 (0.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (0.56%) Debian
10 3 (0.24%) Fedora
10 3 (0.24%) Windows Server
11 1 (0.079%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 505 (40.05%) Agile Software Development
2 454 (36.00%) Microservices
3 382 (30.29%) Software Engineering
4 329 (26.09%) DevOps
5 263 (20.86%) Fintech
6 201 (15.94%) TDD
7 146 (11.58%) Continuous Integration
8 129 (10.23%) Open Source
9 125 (9.91%) Problem-Solving
10 124 (9.83%) Asset Management
11 107 (8.49%) Mentoring
12 105 (8.33%) Data Science
12 105 (8.33%) Scrum
13 102 (8.09%) Machine Learning
14 98 (7.77%) Test Automation
15 91 (7.22%) Analytics
15 91 (7.22%) BDD
15 91 (7.22%) Computer Science
16 83 (6.58%) Continuous Delivery
17 82 (6.50%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 527 (41.79%) Python
2 488 (38.70%) Java
3 428 (33.94%) SQL
4 322 (25.54%) JavaScript
5 168 (13.32%) TypeScript
6 126 (9.99%) C#
7 115 (9.12%) Go
8 103 (8.17%) Ruby
9 88 (6.98%) Bash Shell
10 69 (5.47%) Scala
11 57 (4.52%) Kotlin
12 49 (3.89%) Java 8
13 45 (3.57%) C++
14 39 (3.09%) ES6
15 38 (3.01%) Shell Script
16 37 (2.93%) PHP
17 28 (2.22%) C
18 25 (1.98%) Groovy
18 25 (1.98%) PowerShell
19 23 (1.82%) Perl
Qualifications
1 115 (9.12%) Degree
2 54 (4.28%) Security Cleared
3 47 (3.73%) SC Cleared
4 39 (3.09%) Computer Science Degree
5 11 (0.87%) PhD
6 8 (0.63%) OSCE
6 8 (0.63%) OSCP
7 6 (0.48%) AWS Certification
8 3 (0.24%) BPSS Clearance
8 3 (0.24%) Master's Degree
8 3 (0.24%) Numerate Degree
8 3 (0.24%) Sun Certification
9 2 (0.16%) DV Cleared
9 2 (0.16%) SAS Certification
10 1 (0.079%) MCSA
10 1 (0.079%) MCSE
10 1 (0.079%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.079%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 68 (5.39%) QA
2 24 (1.90%) NIST
3 11 (0.87%) GDPR
3 11 (0.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (0.63%) PCI DSS
4 8 (0.63%) PSD2
4 8 (0.63%) SOC 1
4 8 (0.63%) SOC 2
5 2 (0.16%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.16%) EMIR
5 2 (0.16%) MiFID
6 1 (0.079%) GRC
System Software
1 541 (42.90%) Docker
2 39 (3.09%) Active Directory
3 20 (1.59%) VMware Infrastructure
4 15 (1.19%) Oracle RAC
5 8 (0.63%) Postfix
6 3 (0.24%) iptables
6 3 (0.24%) OpenAM
6 3 (0.24%) OpenDJ
6 3 (0.24%) VirtualBox
7 2 (0.16%) vSphere
8 1 (0.079%) etcd
8 1 (0.079%) KVM
8 1 (0.079%) LXC
8 1 (0.079%) Varnish
8 1 (0.079%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 455 (36.08%) Kubernetes
2 207 (16.42%) Terraform
3 116 (9.20%) Ansible
4 75 (5.95%) Puppet
5 43 (3.41%) Prometheus
6 42 (3.33%) Opscode Chef
7 33 (2.62%) Grafana
8 19 (1.51%) Docker Swarm
9 16 (1.27%) Consul
10 14 (1.11%) Oracle RMAN
11 10 (0.79%) Failover Clustering
11 10 (0.79%) HAProxy
12 9 (0.71%) Istio
13 8 (0.63%) linkerd
14 6 (0.48%) SCOM
15 5 (0.40%) Galera Cluster
15 5 (0.40%) Icinga
15 5 (0.40%) Kibana
15 5 (0.40%) Packer
15 5 (0.40%) systemd
Vendors
1 173 (13.72%) Oracle
2 152 (12.05%) Google
3 61 (4.84%) Sybase
4 23 (1.82%) VMware
5 22 (1.74%) Microsoft
6 16 (1.27%) Yahoo!
7 14 (1.11%) Atlassian
7 14 (1.11%) Facebook
7 14 (1.11%) ServiceNow
7 14 (1.11%) Spotify
8 13 (1.03%) PagerDuty
9 12 (0.95%) Talend
9 12 (0.95%) Twitter
10 9 (0.71%) Red Hat
11 5 (0.40%) Samsung
11 5 (0.40%) WSO2
12 4 (0.32%) ESRI
12 4 (0.32%) Salesforce.com
12 4 (0.32%) SAP
12 4 (0.32%) Splunk