Period
to 21 January 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 21 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PostgreSQL (Postgres)
England > London
6 months to
21 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 107 150 200
Rank change year-on-year +43 +50 +11
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 1,531 1,487 1,268
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 2.98% 2.37% 1.83%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.64% 8.05% 6.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1,356 1,279 1,057
London median annual salary £75,000 £65,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% - +8.33%
10th Percentile £45,000 £38,750 £43,750
90th Percentile £122,500 £92,500 £90,000
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 14,388 18,481 20,941
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 28.00% 29.47% 30.18%
Number of salaries quoted 11,889 15,279 17,113
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 £36,250
90th Percentile £105,000 £95,000 £88,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% 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 21 January 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 21 January 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 +39 307 £75,000 +7.14% 75
West London +29 57 £80,000 +12.28% 37
South London +22 43 £72,500 +16.00% 7
North London -4 17 £45,000 - 3
East London -4 4 £82,000 +56.19% 9
PostgreSQL
England

For the 6 months to 21 January 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.

1 812 (53.04%) Python
2 791 (51.67%) AWS
3 657 (42.91%) Java
4 654 (42.72%) Agile Software Development
5 593 (38.73%) SQL
6 517 (33.77%) JavaScript
7 498 (32.53%) Docker
8 451 (29.46%) Finance
9 438 (28.61%) Software Engineering
10 368 (24.04%) MySQL
11 344 (22.47%) Linux
12 323 (21.10%) Relational Database
13 320 (20.90%) Microservices
14 302 (19.73%) Web Services
15 299 (19.53%) Kubernetes
16 295 (19.27%) SQL Server
17 289 (18.88%) Analytics
18 280 (18.29%) Oracle
19 271 (17.70%) Azure
20 262 (17.11%) DevOps
21 260 (16.98%) Git (software)
22 244 (15.94%) C#
23 231 (15.09%) GCP
24 230 (15.02%) TDD
25 229 (14.96%) Django
26 228 (14.89%) NoSQL
27 225 (14.70%) Mentoring
28 216 (14.11%) Data Science
29 212 (13.85%) Jenkins
30 202 (13.19%) Fintech

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
1 160 (10.45%) Apache Spark
2 143 (9.34%) Elasticsearch
3 71 (4.64%) Apache Airflow
4 67 (4.38%) Apache
5 63 (4.11%) nginx
6 46 (3.00%) Confluence
7 38 (2.48%) Luigi
8 35 (2.29%) Tomcat
9 33 (2.16%) IIS
10 27 (1.76%) SAS
11 21 (1.37%) ArcGIS
11 21 (1.37%) Oracle Spatial
12 17 (1.11%) Drupal
13 15 (0.98%) Jupyter
14 14 (0.91%) GeoServer
15 12 (0.78%) OpenStack
16 9 (0.59%) SharePoint
17 8 (0.52%) Apache Solr
17 8 (0.52%) Oracle Workflow
18 6 (0.39%) Red Hat Fuse
Applications
1 23 (1.50%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (0.33%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (0.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (0.13%) SPSS
3 2 (0.13%) Weka
4 1 (0.065%) Maya
4 1 (0.065%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 107 (6.99%) FINCAD Analytics
2 9 (0.59%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 6 (0.39%) PolarLake
4 5 (0.33%) Payment Gateway
5 2 (0.13%) Eikon
5 2 (0.13%) Markit EDM
6 1 (0.065%) Distributed Ledger
6 1 (0.065%) Odoo
Cloud Services
1 791 (51.67%) AWS
2 271 (17.70%) Azure
3 231 (15.09%) GCP
4 83 (5.42%) Amazon S3
5 67 (4.38%) Amazon EC2
6 60 (3.92%) Amazon SQS
6 60 (3.92%) GitHub
7 56 (3.66%) SaaS
8 51 (3.33%) Power Platform
8 51 (3.33%) Serverless
9 38 (2.48%) AWS Lambda
10 35 (2.29%) Amazon ECS
11 33 (2.16%) AWS CloudFormation
12 32 (2.09%) Amazon EMR
13 25 (1.63%) Amazon Kinesis
14 24 (1.57%) Office 365
15 22 (1.44%) Cloud Computing
16 20 (1.31%) PaaS
17 19 (1.24%) Amazon SageMaker
17 19 (1.24%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 40 (2.61%) HTTP
2 26 (1.70%) TCP/IP
3 24 (1.57%) Internet
4 18 (1.18%) DNS
5 12 (0.78%) Firewall
5 12 (0.78%) VPN
6 8 (0.52%) Bluetooth
7 7 (0.46%) DSL
7 7 (0.46%) SAN
8 6 (0.39%) NAS
9 4 (0.26%) Cisco IOS
9 4 (0.26%) OpenVPN
9 4 (0.26%) SSH
10 3 (0.20%) AMQP
10 3 (0.20%) Reverse Proxy
10 3 (0.20%) VLAN
11 2 (0.13%) Wireless
12 1 (0.065%) Broadband
12 1 (0.065%) DHCP
12 1 (0.065%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 368 (24.04%) MySQL
2 323 (21.10%) Relational Database
3 295 (19.27%) SQL Server
4 228 (14.89%) NoSQL
5 166 (10.84%) MongoDB
6 152 (9.93%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 151 (9.86%) Big Data
8 144 (9.41%) RDBMS
9 117 (7.64%) Amazon Athena
10 105 (6.86%) Hadoop
11 104 (6.79%) Amazon RDS
12 101 (6.60%) Redis
13 99 (6.47%) Amazon Redshift
14 95 (6.21%) Amazon Aurora
15 83 (5.42%) Data Warehouse
16 62 (4.05%) BigQuery
17 54 (3.53%) Apache Hive
18 51 (3.33%) Neo4j
18 51 (3.33%) Power BI
19 50 (3.27%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 260 (16.98%) Git (software)
2 212 (13.85%) Jenkins
3 108 (7.05%) JIRA
4 73 (4.77%) Maven
5 49 (3.20%) Bitbucket
6 41 (2.68%) GitLab
7 35 (2.29%) JUnit
8 32 (2.09%) Vagrant
8 32 (2.09%) webpack
9 30 (1.96%) TeamCity
10 28 (1.83%) Mockito
11 26 (1.70%) Selenium
12 24 (1.57%) CircleCI
13 23 (1.50%) Cucumber
13 23 (1.50%) DbUnit
14 22 (1.44%) SonarQube
15 19 (1.24%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 19 (1.24%) Sonatype Nexus
16 16 (1.05%) jMock
16 16 (1.05%) Subversion
General
1 451 (29.46%) Finance
2 196 (12.80%) Banking
3 124 (8.10%) Front Office
4 56 (3.66%) Retail
5 49 (3.20%) Public Sector
6 40 (2.61%) Marketing
7 28 (1.83%) Legal
8 24 (1.57%) Law
9 18 (1.18%) Telecoms
10 17 (1.11%) Games
11 14 (0.91%) Advertising
11 14 (0.91%) Publishing
12 11 (0.72%) Back Office
13 10 (0.65%) Investment Banking
14 9 (0.59%) Manufacturing
15 8 (0.52%) Financial Institution
16 7 (0.46%) Local Government
17 5 (0.33%) Electronics
18 3 (0.20%) Automotive
18 3 (0.20%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 708 (46.24%) Developer
2 213 (13.91%) Java Developer
3 200 (13.06%) Software Engineer
4 197 (12.87%) Python Developer
5 168 (10.97%) Senior Developer
6 114 (7.45%) Java Engineer
7 112 (7.32%) Data Engineer
8 102 (6.66%) Java Software Engineer
9 99 (6.47%) DevOps Engineer
10 92 (6.01%) Full Stack Developer
11 81 (5.29%) Python Engineer
12 79 (5.16%) AWS Engineer
13 75 (4.90%) Developer/Software Engineer
14 72 (4.70%) AWS Developer
15 68 (4.44%) Java Software Developer
16 67 (4.38%) Junior
17 63 (4.11%) Django Developer
18 62 (4.05%) Lead Developer
19 56 (3.66%) AWS Software Engineer
19 56 (3.66%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 302 (19.73%) Web Services
2 229 (14.96%) Django
3 190 (12.41%) J2EE
4 187 (12.21%) React
5 181 (11.82%) Spring
6 179 (11.69%) CSS
7 178 (11.63%) RESTful
8 171 (11.17%) Node.js
9 169 (11.04%) REST
10 157 (10.25%) HTML
11 155 (10.12%) Kafka
12 101 (6.60%) AngularJS
13 98 (6.40%) .NET
14 93 (6.07%) RabbitMQ
15 90 (5.88%) Flask
16 71 (4.64%) HTML5
17 70 (4.57%) Spring Boot
18 69 (4.51%) JSON
19 68 (4.44%) J2SE
20 67 (4.38%) gRPC
Miscellaneous
1 120 (7.84%) Fixed Income
2 119 (7.77%) Derivative
3 115 (7.51%) Hedge funds
4 104 (6.79%) Analytical Skills
5 63 (4.11%) Pricing Data
6 58 (3.79%) Equities
7 52 (3.40%) Algorithms
7 52 (3.40%) Greenfield Project
8 49 (3.20%) Data Structures
9 43 (2.81%) Equity Derivative
10 41 (2.68%) Management Information System
11 37 (2.42%) User Experience
12 35 (2.29%) Self-Motivation
13 31 (2.02%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 25 (1.63%) Exotic Derivative
15 23 (1.50%) Public Cloud
16 14 (0.91%) Mobile App
17 13 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
18 12 (0.78%) Social Media
19 11 (0.72%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 344 (22.47%) Linux
2 101 (6.60%) Unix
3 72 (4.70%) Windows
4 33 (2.16%) CentOS
4 33 (2.16%) Windows Server
5 31 (2.02%) Mac OS X
6 29 (1.89%) Android
7 23 (1.50%) Apple iOS
8 19 (1.24%) Fedora
9 16 (1.05%) Windows Server 2012
10 15 (0.98%) Windows Server 2008
11 14 (0.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 10 (0.65%) Oracle Linux
12 10 (0.65%) Ubuntu
13 9 (0.59%) Mac OS
14 8 (0.52%) Windows 7
15 6 (0.39%) Windows 10
16 5 (0.33%) VMS
17 4 (0.26%) CoreOS
18 1 (0.065%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 654 (42.72%) Agile Software Development
2 438 (28.61%) Software Engineering
3 320 (20.90%) Microservices
4 289 (18.88%) Analytics
5 262 (17.11%) DevOps
6 230 (15.02%) TDD
7 225 (14.70%) Mentoring
8 216 (14.11%) Data Science
9 202 (13.19%) Fintech
10 189 (12.34%) Asset Management
11 171 (11.17%) Scrum
12 167 (10.91%) Machine Learning
13 152 (9.93%) Computer Science
14 143 (9.34%) Artificial Intelligence
15 140 (9.14%) ETL
16 139 (9.08%) Continuous Integration
16 139 (9.08%) Problem-Solving
17 138 (9.01%) Data Analytics
18 134 (8.75%) Decision-Making
19 131 (8.56%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 812 (53.04%) Python
2 657 (42.91%) Java
3 593 (38.73%) SQL
4 517 (33.77%) JavaScript
5 244 (15.94%) C#
6 144 (9.41%) C++
7 135 (8.82%) Kotlin
8 123 (8.03%) Scala
9 116 (7.58%) Go
10 110 (7.18%) Java 8
11 93 (6.07%) Bash Shell
12 81 (5.29%) PHP
13 67 (4.38%) TypeScript
14 65 (4.25%) PowerShell
15 55 (3.59%) Ruby
16 53 (3.46%) R
17 41 (2.68%) T-SQL
18 39 (2.55%) ES6
19 31 (2.02%) Lua
20 26 (1.70%) C
Qualifications
1 175 (11.43%) Degree
2 66 (4.31%) Computer Science Degree
3 37 (2.42%) PhD
4 15 (0.98%) Security Cleared
5 11 (0.72%) SC Cleared
6 8 (0.52%) AWS Certification
7 7 (0.46%) Numerate Degree
8 6 (0.39%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (0.26%) MCSE
10 2 (0.13%) MCSA
11 1 (0.065%) ISEB
11 1 (0.065%) ISTQB
11 1 (0.065%) PMI Certification
11 1 (0.065%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 72 (4.70%) QA
2 36 (2.35%) Data Quality
3 12 (0.78%) GDPR
3 12 (0.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (0.46%) PCI DSS
4 7 (0.46%) SLA
5 2 (0.13%) NCSC
System Software
1 498 (32.53%) Docker
2 34 (2.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (1.96%) Active Directory
4 23 (1.50%) HDFS
5 16 (1.05%) Firmware
5 16 (1.05%) Oracle RAC
5 16 (1.05%) XenApp
6 15 (0.98%) vSphere
7 12 (0.78%) VirtualBox
8 8 (0.52%) Postfix
9 7 (0.46%) KVM
10 6 (0.39%) GridGain
11 5 (0.33%) Varnish
12 3 (0.20%) Hyper-V
12 3 (0.20%) Xen
13 2 (0.13%) VMware Workstation
14 1 (0.065%) QEMU
14 1 (0.065%) RACF
14 1 (0.065%) Samba
14 1 (0.065%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 299 (19.53%) Kubernetes
2 154 (10.06%) Ansible
3 140 (9.14%) Terraform
4 66 (4.31%) Puppet
5 62 (4.05%) Opscode Chef
6 32 (2.09%) Prometheus
7 31 (2.02%) Grafana
8 22 (1.44%) Data Guard
9 19 (1.24%) Mesos
10 17 (1.11%) Oozie
11 16 (1.05%) Docker Swarm
11 16 (1.05%) Marathon
12 12 (0.78%) Kibana
13 11 (0.72%) Salt
14 9 (0.59%) Icinga
15 8 (0.52%) logstash
15 8 (0.52%) Packer
16 7 (0.46%) StatsD
17 6 (0.39%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
17 6 (0.39%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 280 (18.29%) Oracle
2 194 (12.67%) Google
3 108 (7.05%) Microsoft
4 105 (6.86%) Bloomberg
5 76 (4.96%) Sybase
6 62 (4.05%) Tableau
7 58 (3.79%) VMware
8 37 (2.42%) Red Hat
9 25 (1.63%) Atlassian
9 25 (1.63%) SAP
9 25 (1.63%) Zend
10 22 (1.44%) Informatica
10 22 (1.44%) Talend
11 21 (1.37%) ESRI
11 21 (1.37%) IBM
12 18 (1.18%) Hortonworks
13 17 (1.11%) Citrix
13 17 (1.11%) Databricks
14 16 (1.05%) Cloudera
14 16 (1.05%) Dataiku