Period
to 7 August 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 7 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PostgreSQL (Postgres)
England > London
6 months to
7 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 114 156 160
Rank change year-on-year +42 +4 +54
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 753 1,254 1,578
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 2.79% 2.21% 2.26%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.98% 7.76% 7.15%
Number of salaries quoted 715 1,179 1,412
Median annual salary £77,500 £70,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.71% +3.70% +12.50%
10th Percentile £48,675 £40,000 £42,500
90th Percentile £126,250 £95,000 £92,500
England median annual salary £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +13.04% -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 7,546 16,164 22,078
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 27.97% 28.53% 31.61%
Number of salaries quoted 6,067 13,507 17,403
Median annual salary £68,500 £65,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.38% +4.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £41,625 £38,750 £37,500
90th Percentile £101,250 £96,250 £92,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

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 7 August 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 7 August 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 -34 125 £75,000 - 48
South London +34 33 £70,000 +16.67% 5
West London +57 31 £70,000 -6.67% 25
East London +11 8 £55,000 +25.00% 15
PostgreSQL
England

For the 6 months to 7 August 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.

1 426 (56.57%) Python
2 391 (51.93%) AWS
3 375 (49.80%) Java
4 309 (41.04%) SQL
5 281 (37.32%) Docker
6 272 (36.12%) Agile Software Development
7 265 (35.19%) JavaScript
8 246 (32.67%) Microservices
9 242 (32.14%) Finance
10 236 (31.34%) MySQL
11 225 (29.88%) Kubernetes
12 220 (29.22%) Software Engineering
13 215 (28.55%) DevOps
14 208 (27.62%) Web Services
15 190 (25.23%) SQL Server
15 190 (25.23%) Azure
16 172 (22.84%) Linux
16 172 (22.84%) Mentoring
16 172 (22.84%) GCP
17 168 (22.31%) MongoDB
18 155 (20.58%) Jenkins
19 153 (20.32%) Banking
20 150 (19.92%) Git (software)
21 141 (18.73%) Investment Management
21 141 (18.73%) Asset Management
21 141 (18.73%) Oracle
22 140 (18.59%) Google
23 139 (18.46%) Hedge funds
24 129 (17.13%) Amazon Redshift
25 122 (16.20%) TDD

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
1 112 (14.87%) Apache
2 53 (7.04%) Elasticsearch
3 46 (6.11%) Apache Spark
4 43 (5.71%) Confluence
5 21 (2.79%) Apache Airflow
6 17 (2.26%) Tomcat
7 12 (1.59%) nginx
8 9 (1.20%) ArcGIS
8 9 (1.20%) Oracle Spatial
9 8 (1.06%) Luigi
10 7 (0.93%) Tornado
10 7 (0.93%) WildFly
11 5 (0.66%) GeoServer
11 5 (0.66%) IIS
12 4 (0.53%) WordPress
13 3 (0.40%) CMS
13 3 (0.40%) Gunicorn
13 3 (0.40%) Jupyter
13 3 (0.40%) SilverStripe
14 2 (0.27%) Red Hat Fuse
Applications
1 3 (0.40%) Figma
2 1 (0.13%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 37 (4.91%) FINCAD Analytics
2 11 (1.46%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.13%) Distributed Ledger
3 1 (0.13%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.13%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.13%) Oracle Utilities
Cloud Services
1 391 (51.93%) AWS
2 190 (25.23%) Azure
3 172 (22.84%) GCP
4 121 (16.07%) Serverless
5 112 (14.87%) AWS Lambda
6 108 (14.34%) Amazon ECS
7 63 (8.37%) Amazon EC2
8 62 (8.23%) Apigee
9 55 (7.30%) Amazon S3
10 36 (4.78%) GitHub
11 35 (4.65%) SaaS
12 30 (3.98%) Amazon SQS
13 24 (3.19%) Power Platform
14 22 (2.92%) AWS CloudFormation
15 21 (2.79%) Heroku
15 21 (2.79%) Slack
16 19 (2.52%) Dropbox
17 16 (2.12%) Azure Data Factory
18 12 (1.59%) Amazon CloudWatch
19 9 (1.20%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 19 (2.52%) HTTP
2 14 (1.86%) TCP/IP
3 13 (1.73%) DNS
4 9 (1.20%) FTP
4 9 (1.20%) NAS
4 9 (1.20%) SMTP
5 8 (1.06%) IMAP
5 8 (1.06%) SAN
6 7 (0.93%) Firewall
7 6 (0.80%) FIX Connectivity
8 5 (0.66%) 5G
9 4 (0.53%) VoIP
10 3 (0.40%) DMZ
10 3 (0.40%) Internet
10 3 (0.40%) Skype
10 3 (0.40%) STUN
10 3 (0.40%) Wireshark
11 2 (0.27%) OpenVPN
11 2 (0.27%) VPN
12 1 (0.13%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 236 (31.34%) MySQL
2 190 (25.23%) SQL Server
3 168 (22.31%) MongoDB
4 129 (17.13%) Amazon Redshift
5 113 (15.01%) Relational Database
6 93 (12.35%) NoSQL
7 81 (10.76%) Redis
8 75 (9.96%) Data Warehouse
9 74 (9.83%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 56 (7.44%) Amazon RDS
11 50 (6.64%) Big Data
12 47 (6.24%) RDBMS
13 42 (5.58%) Amazon Athena
14 38 (5.05%) Hadoop
15 36 (4.78%) Apache Cassandra
16 24 (3.19%) Oracle Database
16 24 (3.19%) Power BI
17 16 (2.12%) BigQuery
17 16 (2.12%) Blockchain
17 16 (2.12%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 155 (20.58%) Jenkins
2 150 (19.92%) Git (software)
3 80 (10.62%) GitLab
4 69 (9.16%) Artifactory
5 55 (7.30%) JIRA
5 55 (7.30%) Maven
6 28 (3.72%) JUnit
7 19 (2.52%) Mockito
8 18 (2.39%) Selenium
9 17 (2.26%) DbUnit
9 17 (2.26%) SonarQube
10 16 (2.12%) jMock
11 13 (1.73%) CircleCI
11 13 (1.73%) Gradle
12 12 (1.59%) Bitbucket
12 12 (1.59%) TeamCity
13 11 (1.46%) RSpec
14 10 (1.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 10 (1.33%) webpack
15 9 (1.20%) Visual Studio
General
1 242 (32.14%) Finance
2 153 (20.32%) Banking
3 59 (7.84%) Back Office
4 46 (6.11%) Front Office
5 30 (3.98%) Retail
6 29 (3.85%) Public Sector
7 21 (2.79%) Marketing
8 13 (1.73%) Games
8 13 (1.73%) Telecoms
9 9 (1.20%) Manufacturing
10 7 (0.93%) Advertising
11 6 (0.80%) Financial Institution
11 6 (0.80%) Legal
12 4 (0.53%) German Language
13 2 (0.27%) Aerospace
13 2 (0.27%) Law
14 1 (0.13%) Billing
14 1 (0.13%) Electronics
14 1 (0.13%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 282 (37.45%) Developer
2 84 (11.16%) Python Developer
3 68 (9.03%) Finance Manager
4 63 (8.37%) Software Engineer
5 62 (8.23%) Data Engineer
6 61 (8.10%) Senior Developer
7 59 (7.84%) Engineering Manager
7 59 (7.84%) Full Stack Developer
8 56 (7.44%) Java Developer
9 52 (6.91%) Development Manager
10 49 (6.51%) Architect
11 45 (5.98%) Cloud Architect
11 45 (5.98%) Java Engineer
12 42 (5.58%) Java Architect
12 42 (5.58%) Java Solutions Architect
12 42 (5.58%) Solutions Architect
13 41 (5.44%) Cloud Solutions Architect
14 40 (5.31%) Data Architect
14 40 (5.31%) Python Engineer
15 39 (5.18%) Software Engineering Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 208 (27.62%) Web Services
2 114 (15.14%) RESTful
3 113 (15.01%) Node.js
4 111 (14.74%) CSS
5 106 (14.08%) HTML
6 97 (12.88%) gRPC
7 93 (12.35%) REST
8 90 (11.95%) React
9 89 (11.82%) Django
10 72 (9.56%) Spring
11 69 (9.16%) .NET
12 68 (9.03%) RabbitMQ
13 67 (8.90%) AngularJS
14 65 (8.63%) Swagger
15 64 (8.50%) OAuth
16 56 (7.44%) J2EE
17 53 (7.04%) Kafka
18 50 (6.64%) Flask
19 38 (5.05%) HTML5
20 33 (4.38%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 139 (18.46%) Hedge funds
2 48 (6.37%) Analytical Skills
3 45 (5.98%) User Experience
4 42 (5.58%) Greenfield Project
5 41 (5.44%) Fixed Income
6 37 (4.91%) Derivative
7 26 (3.45%) Algorithms
8 22 (2.92%) Data Structures
9 18 (2.39%) PKI
10 15 (1.99%) Equities
11 14 (1.86%) Linux Command Line
11 14 (1.86%) Mobile App
12 13 (1.73%) Clustering
12 13 (1.73%) iPhone
12 13 (1.73%) Public Cloud
13 12 (1.59%) Cloud Native
13 12 (1.59%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 11 (1.46%) Data Centre
14 11 (1.46%) Enterprise Software
14 11 (1.46%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 172 (22.84%) Linux
2 39 (5.18%) Unix
3 32 (4.25%) Windows
4 22 (2.92%) CentOS
5 20 (2.66%) Android
6 18 (2.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 13 (1.73%) Debian
8 12 (1.59%) Mac OS X
9 11 (1.46%) Windows Server
10 10 (1.33%) Ubuntu
11 9 (1.20%) Oracle Linux
12 8 (1.06%) Apple iOS
12 8 (1.06%) Mac OS
13 6 (0.80%) SUSE
14 5 (0.66%) Solaris
15 3 (0.40%) VMS
16 2 (0.27%) VyOS
16 2 (0.27%) Windows 8
16 2 (0.27%) Windows Server 2008
16 2 (0.27%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 272 (36.12%) Agile Software Development
2 246 (32.67%) Microservices
3 220 (29.22%) Software Engineering
4 215 (28.55%) DevOps
5 172 (22.84%) Mentoring
6 141 (18.73%) Asset Management
6 141 (18.73%) Investment Management
7 122 (16.20%) TDD
8 113 (15.01%) Analytics
9 85 (11.29%) Machine Learning
10 81 (10.76%) Computer Science
11 80 (10.62%) Continuous Integration
12 74 (9.83%) Open Source
13 72 (9.56%) Artificial Intelligence
14 69 (9.16%) Performance Management
15 64 (8.50%) Data Science
16 62 (8.23%) Problem-Solving
16 62 (8.23%) Scrum
17 58 (7.70%) Technology Roadmap
18 57 (7.57%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 426 (56.57%) Python
2 375 (49.80%) Java
3 309 (41.04%) SQL
4 265 (35.19%) JavaScript
5 106 (14.08%) C#
6 89 (11.82%) C++
7 66 (8.76%) TypeScript
8 53 (7.04%) Go
8 53 (7.04%) Kotlin
9 51 (6.77%) PHP
10 50 (6.64%) Scala
11 49 (6.51%) Ruby
12 48 (6.37%) Bash Shell
13 42 (5.58%) Java 8
14 27 (3.59%) Perl
15 23 (3.05%) C
16 20 (2.66%) PowerShell
17 16 (2.12%) PL/SQL
18 15 (1.99%) R
19 14 (1.86%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 92 (12.22%) Degree
2 42 (5.58%) Computer Science Degree
3 36 (4.78%) Security Cleared
3 36 (4.78%) Sun Certification
4 27 (3.59%) SC Cleared
5 9 (1.20%) PhD
6 8 (1.06%) Numerate Degree
7 5 (0.66%) AWS Certification
8 4 (0.53%) BPSS Clearance
9 2 (0.27%) BC Cleared
9 2 (0.27%) DBS Check
10 1 (0.13%) CCIE
10 1 (0.13%) CCNA
10 1 (0.13%) CCNP
10 1 (0.13%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (0.13%) Master's Degree
10 1 (0.13%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.13%) RHCE
10 1 (0.13%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (2.79%) QA
2 7 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (0.93%) NIST
3 2 (0.27%) Actionable Recommendations
3 2 (0.27%) GDPR
System Software
1 281 (37.32%) Docker
2 28 (3.72%) Active Directory
3 21 (2.79%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (1.06%) Postfix
5 7 (0.93%) vSphere
6 5 (0.66%) LXC
7 3 (0.40%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 2 (0.27%) Firmware
8 2 (0.27%) Shibboleth
8 2 (0.27%) XenApp
9 1 (0.13%) BIND 9
9 1 (0.13%) iptables
9 1 (0.13%) Varnish
9 1 (0.13%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.13%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.13%) zsh
Systems Management
1 225 (29.88%) Kubernetes
2 69 (9.16%) Terraform
3 59 (7.84%) Ansible
4 22 (2.92%) Opscode Chef
5 17 (2.26%) Puppet
6 10 (1.33%) Prometheus
7 9 (1.20%) Grafana
8 7 (0.93%) Graylog
8 7 (0.93%) Istio
9 6 (0.80%) Nagios
9 6 (0.80%) Rancher
10 5 (0.66%) Salt
11 4 (0.53%) Opsgenie
11 4 (0.53%) ZABBIX
12 3 (0.40%) Icinga
13 2 (0.27%) Consul
13 2 (0.27%) FreeIPA
13 2 (0.27%) Kibana
13 2 (0.27%) Mesos
13 2 (0.27%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 141 (18.73%) Oracle
2 140 (18.59%) Google
3 43 (5.71%) Bloomberg
4 42 (5.58%) Microsoft
5 32 (4.25%) VMware
6 19 (2.52%) CrowdStrike
7 17 (2.26%) Red Hat
8 13 (1.73%) Tableau
9 12 (1.59%) Salesforce.com
10 11 (1.46%) ServiceNow
11 10 (1.33%) Sybase
12 9 (1.20%) Atlassian
12 9 (1.20%) ESRI
12 9 (1.20%) Zend
13 7 (0.93%) Databricks
13 7 (0.93%) New Relic
14 6 (0.80%) EXASOL
14 6 (0.80%) Netlify
14 6 (0.80%) Splunk
14 6 (0.80%) Trayport