Period
to 25 March 2019

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 March 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PostgreSQL (Postgres)
England > London
6 months to
25 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 151 167 205
Rank change year-on-year +16 +38 +24
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 1,389 1,470 1,178
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 2.27% 2.13% 1.71%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.72% 6.98% 5.68%
Number of salaries quoted 1,210 1,256 967
London median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.33% +4.35%
10th Percentile £38,750 £43,750 £37,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £93,750 £85,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%

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 17,994 21,055 20,722
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 29.38% 30.49% 30.07%
Number of salaries quoted 14,950 17,404 18,033
London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £59,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +0.84% +8.18%
10th Percentile £38,750 £37,500 £35,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £91,250 £87,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +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 March 2019.

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 March 2019. 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 +36 291 £70,000 +1.82% 27
West London +35 36 £75,000 +25.00% 4
South London +14 34 £62,500 +4.17% 3
North London +20 13 £45,000 - 1
East London -2 12 £52,500 -12.50% 5
PostgreSQL
England

For the 6 months to 25 March 2019, 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.

1 633 (45.57%) Python
2 585 (42.12%) Agile Software Development
3 497 (35.78%) Amazon AWS
4 495 (35.64%) MySQL
5 473 (34.05%) JavaScript
6 461 (33.19%) SQL
7 458 (32.97%) Java
8 442 (31.82%) Docker
9 421 (30.31%) Linux
10 319 (22.97%) Git (software)
11 297 (21.38%) SQL Server
12 294 (21.17%) MongoDB
13 274 (19.73%) DevOps
14 250 (18.00%) Kubernetes
15 249 (17.93%) Node.js
16 239 (17.21%) Microservices
17 236 (16.99%) Relational Database
18 234 (16.85%) Oracle
19 231 (16.63%) TDD
20 222 (15.98%) Finance
21 211 (15.19%) HTML
22 205 (14.76%) Jenkins
23 200 (14.40%) RESTful
24 199 (14.33%) Elasticsearch
25 190 (13.68%) React
26 189 (13.61%) Open Source
27 188 (13.53%) AngularJS
27 188 (13.53%) Software Engineering
28 184 (13.25%) Ruby
29 183 (13.17%) 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
1 199 (14.33%) Elasticsearch
2 127 (9.14%) Apache Spark
3 115 (8.28%) Apache
4 67 (4.82%) Tomcat
5 47 (3.38%) nginx
6 39 (2.81%) Confluence
7 32 (2.30%) WordPress
8 31 (2.23%) SharePoint
9 23 (1.66%) Apache Solr
10 13 (0.94%) CMS
10 13 (0.94%) Mule
11 10 (0.72%) Apache Pig
12 9 (0.65%) GeoServer
13 8 (0.58%) Alfresco
13 8 (0.58%) Apache Airflow
13 8 (0.58%) Jupyter
14 7 (0.50%) Anypoint
14 7 (0.50%) Drupal
14 7 (0.50%) WebSphere
15 6 (0.43%) Oracle Spatial
Applications
1 20 (1.44%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (0.29%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (0.22%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.14%) SPSS
5 1 (0.072%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 5 (0.36%) NetSuite
2 4 (0.29%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.29%) Dynamics NAV
2 4 (0.29%) Magento
3 2 (0.14%) Oracle CRM
3 2 (0.14%) Shopify
4 1 (0.072%) Adobe Campaign
4 1 (0.072%) BigMachines
4 1 (0.072%) Eloqua
4 1 (0.072%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.072%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 497 (35.78%) Amazon AWS
2 164 (11.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 126 (9.07%) Google Cloud Platform
4 76 (5.47%) Amazon EC2
5 72 (5.18%) Amazon S3
6 60 (4.32%) GitHub
7 55 (3.96%) SaaS
8 44 (3.17%) AWS CloudFormation
9 43 (3.10%) Serverless
10 41 (2.95%) Heroku
11 39 (2.81%) Cloud Computing
12 33 (2.38%) AWS Lambda
13 31 (2.23%) Amazon ELB
14 28 (2.02%) Route 53
15 24 (1.73%) Slack
16 22 (1.58%) Amazon SQS
17 21 (1.51%) PaaS
18 19 (1.37%) Virtual Private Cloud
19 16 (1.15%) Amazon EMR
20 14 (1.01%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 40 (2.88%) HTTP
2 36 (2.59%) DNS
3 30 (2.16%) Firewall
3 30 (2.16%) TCP/IP
4 19 (1.37%) HTTPS
4 19 (1.37%) Internet
5 18 (1.30%) VPN
6 17 (1.22%) SSL
7 12 (0.86%) Intranet
8 10 (0.72%) SMTP
9 8 (0.58%) NetScaler
9 8 (0.58%) OpenVPN
9 8 (0.58%) OPNsense
10 7 (0.50%) MQTT
11 6 (0.43%) SAN
12 5 (0.36%) FTP
12 5 (0.36%) VoIP
13 4 (0.29%) Skype
14 3 (0.22%) AMQP
14 3 (0.22%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 495 (35.64%) MySQL
2 297 (21.38%) SQL Server
3 294 (21.17%) MongoDB
4 236 (16.99%) Relational Database
5 173 (12.46%) NoSQL
6 140 (10.08%) Redis
7 124 (8.93%) Big Data
8 117 (8.42%) Apache Cassandra
9 104 (7.49%) Hadoop
10 93 (6.70%) Amazon RDS
11 83 (5.98%) RDBMS
12 79 (5.69%) Data Warehouse
13 71 (5.11%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 71 (5.11%) Amazon Redshift
14 61 (4.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 45 (3.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 41 (2.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 36 (2.59%) Oracle Database
18 34 (2.45%) SQL Server 2016
19 33 (2.38%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 319 (22.97%) Git (software)
2 205 (14.76%) Jenkins
3 92 (6.62%) JIRA
4 80 (5.76%) Selenium
5 71 (5.11%) JUnit
6 55 (3.96%) Maven
7 48 (3.46%) Gradle
8 47 (3.38%) Subversion
9 39 (2.81%) Bitbucket
9 39 (2.81%) CircleCI
10 37 (2.66%) Cucumber
11 36 (2.59%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 33 (2.38%) webpack
13 31 (2.23%) TeamCity
14 24 (1.73%) GitLab
14 24 (1.73%) TestNG
15 23 (1.66%) Log4j
16 21 (1.51%) JBehave
16 21 (1.51%) Team Foundation Server
17 20 (1.44%) WatiN
General
1 222 (15.98%) Finance
2 85 (6.12%) Retail
3 54 (3.89%) Banking
4 43 (3.10%) Law
5 30 (2.16%) Marketing
6 22 (1.58%) Advertising
7 19 (1.37%) Investment Banking
8 18 (1.30%) Telecoms
9 16 (1.15%) Publishing
10 15 (1.08%) Games
11 13 (0.94%) Pharmaceutical
12 9 (0.65%) Legal
12 9 (0.65%) Manufacturing
13 8 (0.58%) Financial Institution
14 6 (0.43%) Automotive
14 6 (0.43%) Military
15 5 (0.36%) Front Office
16 4 (0.29%) Aerospace
16 4 (0.29%) Electronics
16 4 (0.29%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 657 (47.30%) Developer
2 184 (13.25%) Java Developer
3 138 (9.94%) Python Developer
3 138 (9.94%) Senior Developer
4 102 (7.34%) DevOps Engineer
5 101 (7.27%) Data Engineer
6 94 (6.77%) Software Engineer
7 81 (5.83%) DBA
8 76 (5.47%) Administrator
8 76 (5.47%) Full Stack Developer
9 74 (5.33%) Architect
10 71 (5.11%) Python Engineer
11 54 (3.89%) JavaScript Developer
12 50 (3.60%) Ruby Developer
13 49 (3.53%) Lead Developer
14 46 (3.31%) Junior
14 46 (3.31%) Senior Java Developer
15 44 (3.17%) .NET Developer
16 43 (3.10%) Junior Developer
16 43 (3.10%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 249 (17.93%) Node.js
2 211 (15.19%) HTML
3 200 (14.40%) RESTful
4 190 (13.68%) React
5 188 (13.53%) AngularJS
6 183 (13.17%) CSS
7 179 (12.89%) Spring
8 167 (12.02%) Web Services
9 144 (10.37%) Kafka
10 129 (9.29%) RabbitMQ
11 123 (8.86%) .NET
11 123 (8.86%) REST
12 122 (8.78%) Django
13 104 (7.49%) Spring Boot
14 88 (6.34%) XML
15 87 (6.26%) Ruby on Rails
16 84 (6.05%) LAPP Stack
17 80 (5.76%) JSON
18 75 (5.40%) Hibernate
19 63 (4.54%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 155 (11.16%) Fintech
2 101 (7.27%) Greenfield Project
3 83 (5.98%) Data Structures
4 75 (5.40%) Analytical Skills
5 66 (4.75%) Algorithms
6 64 (4.61%) User Experience
7 50 (3.60%) Replication
8 46 (3.31%) Mobile App
9 40 (2.88%) Clustering
10 34 (2.45%) PKI
11 25 (1.80%) Management Information System
12 23 (1.66%) Public Cloud
12 23 (1.66%) Self-Motivation
13 22 (1.58%) Linux Command Line
13 22 (1.58%) Virtual Team
14 19 (1.37%) Freedom of Information
15 18 (1.30%) Hybrid Cloud
16 14 (1.01%) Client/Server
16 14 (1.01%) Enterprise Software
16 14 (1.01%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 421 (30.31%) Linux
2 86 (6.19%) Windows
3 83 (5.98%) Unix
4 64 (4.61%) Ubuntu
5 48 (3.46%) Android
6 24 (1.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 23 (1.66%) openSUSE
8 17 (1.22%) Apple iOS
8 17 (1.22%) FreeBSD
9 14 (1.01%) CentOS
10 11 (0.79%) Debian
10 11 (0.79%) Mac OS
11 10 (0.72%) Mac OS X
11 10 (0.72%) Windows Server
12 8 (0.58%) VyOS
13 4 (0.29%) CoreOS
14 3 (0.22%) Fedora
14 3 (0.22%) Windows 10
15 2 (0.14%) DC/OS
15 2 (0.14%) Mesosphere
Processes & Methodologies
1 585 (42.12%) Agile Software Development
2 274 (19.73%) DevOps
3 239 (17.21%) Microservices
4 231 (16.63%) TDD
5 189 (13.61%) Open Source
6 188 (13.53%) Software Engineering
7 153 (11.02%) Continuous Integration
8 139 (10.01%) Problem-Solving
9 130 (9.36%) Computer Science
10 125 (9.00%) Data Science
11 120 (8.64%) Scrum
12 117 (8.42%) Analytics
13 115 (8.28%) Mentoring
14 113 (8.14%) Artificial Intelligence
15 112 (8.06%) Machine Learning
16 111 (7.99%) Test Automation
17 110 (7.92%) BDD
18 99 (7.13%) ETL
19 78 (5.62%) OO
20 77 (5.54%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 633 (45.57%) Python
2 473 (34.05%) JavaScript
3 461 (33.19%) SQL
4 458 (32.97%) Java
5 184 (13.25%) Ruby
6 163 (11.74%) C#
7 150 (10.80%) PHP
8 124 (8.93%) Go
9 102 (7.34%) Bash Shell
10 90 (6.48%) C++
11 89 (6.41%) Java 8
12 86 (6.19%) Perl
12 86 (6.19%) Scala
13 62 (4.46%) Shell Script
14 59 (4.25%) T-SQL
15 55 (3.96%) ES6
16 51 (3.67%) R
17 47 (3.38%) Groovy
17 47 (3.38%) TypeScript
18 45 (3.24%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 169 (12.17%) Degree
2 82 (5.90%) Computer Science Degree
3 60 (4.32%) Security Cleared
4 26 (1.87%) SC Cleared
5 20 (1.44%) MCSA
5 20 (1.44%) Microsoft Certification
6 19 (1.37%) OCP
6 19 (1.37%) Oracle Certification
7 12 (0.86%) DV Cleared
8 8 (0.58%) PhD
9 6 (0.43%) TOGAF Certification
10 5 (0.36%) BPSS Clearance
10 5 (0.36%) Master's Degree
11 4 (0.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 4 (0.29%) Numerate Degree
12 3 (0.22%) AWS Certification
12 3 (0.22%) Postgraduate
13 2 (0.14%) CEH
13 2 (0.14%) PMI Certification
14 1 (0.072%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (2.02%) QA
2 19 (1.37%) Data Quality
3 5 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 2 (0.14%) GDPR
4 2 (0.14%) SLA
5 1 (0.072%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 442 (31.82%) Docker
2 52 (3.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (1.30%) HDFS
4 16 (1.15%) KVM
5 10 (0.72%) Hyper-V
5 10 (0.72%) NFS
6 8 (0.58%) Active Directory
6 8 (0.58%) Apache Flume
6 8 (0.58%) Oracle RAC
6 8 (0.58%) pfSense
6 8 (0.58%) Samba
6 8 (0.58%) Varnish
7 7 (0.50%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 6 (0.43%) VirtualBox
8 6 (0.43%) vSphere
9 5 (0.36%) Virtual Machines
10 4 (0.29%) Firmware
11 2 (0.14%) Snort
12 1 (0.072%) GridGain
12 1 (0.072%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 250 (18.00%) Kubernetes
2 156 (11.23%) Ansible
3 123 (8.86%) Puppet
4 121 (8.71%) Terraform
5 98 (7.06%) Opscode Chef
6 47 (3.38%) Salt
7 39 (2.81%) Prometheus
8 24 (1.73%) HAProxy
9 22 (1.58%) Data Guard
9 22 (1.58%) Mesos
9 22 (1.58%) Oracle RMAN
10 20 (1.44%) Grafana
10 20 (1.44%) Packer
11 19 (1.37%) Failover Clustering
11 19 (1.37%) Kibana
11 19 (1.37%) Perfmon
12 15 (1.08%) Docker Swarm
13 11 (0.79%) logstash
14 9 (0.65%) Rundeck
15 8 (0.58%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 234 (16.85%) Oracle
2 109 (7.85%) Microsoft
3 98 (7.06%) Google
4 52 (3.74%) VMware
5 30 (2.16%) Salesforce.com
6 23 (1.66%) Splunk
7 20 (1.44%) RedGate
7 20 (1.44%) Veeam
8 19 (1.37%) SolarWinds
8 19 (1.37%) Tableau
9 18 (1.30%) Red Hat
9 18 (1.30%) Talend
10 17 (1.22%) Cloudera
10 17 (1.22%) SaltStack
11 15 (1.08%) IBM
12 14 (1.01%) NVIDIA
12 14 (1.01%) PagerDuty
13 11 (0.79%) Greenplum
13 11 (0.79%) HP
13 11 (0.79%) MuleSoft