Period
to 17 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 17 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PostgreSQL (Postgres)
England > South East
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 184 204 325
Rank change year-on-year +20 +121 +13
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 507 446 314
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.74% 1.54% 0.88%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.02% 4.95% 2.93%
Number of salaries quoted 416 374 299
South East median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £29,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £65,000 £69,000
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 the South East with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 8,423 9,012 10,699
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 28.93% 31.10% 30.02%
Number of salaries quoted 7,067 7,718 9,413
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,000 £28,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £66,250 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

PostgreSQL
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing PostgreSQL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for PostgreSQL in the South East

PostgreSQL
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PostgreSQL in the South East.

Salary trend for PostgreSQL in the South East

PostgreSQL
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PostgreSQL in the South East over the 6 months to 17 October 2018.

Salary histogram for PostgreSQL in the South East

PostgreSQL
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PostgreSQL within the South East region over the 6 months to 17 October 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
Thames Valley +57 274 £55,000 +10.00% 50
Berkshire +57 160 £62,500 +19.05% 20
Oxfordshire +14 80 £47,500 -7.32% 21
East Sussex +5 74 £60,000 +33.33% 6
Hampshire -65 72 £58,750 +20.51% 14
Surrey +18 47 £56,000 +1.82% 11
Buckinghamshire +16 34 £50,000 +11.11% 9
West Sussex -10 26 £37,500 -25.00% 2
Kent +6 7 £50,000 +42.86% 2
Home Counties - 5 £35,000 -
PostgreSQL
England

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 South East region with a requirement for PostgreSQL.

1 290 (57.20%) Java
2 266 (52.47%) Agile Software Development
3 211 (41.62%) SQL
4 209 (41.22%) Linux
5 208 (41.03%) JavaScript
6 164 (32.35%) Python
7 161 (31.76%) HTML
8 147 (28.99%) MySQL
9 144 (28.40%) Git (software)
10 138 (27.22%) CSS
11 131 (25.84%) Jenkins
12 121 (23.87%) Amazon AWS
13 114 (22.49%) Scrum
14 109 (21.50%) Spring
15 102 (20.12%) AngularJS
16 94 (18.54%) TDD
17 93 (18.34%) SQL Server
18 86 (16.96%) HTML5
19 84 (16.57%) Maven
19 84 (16.57%) Relational Database
20 83 (16.37%) DevOps
21 81 (15.98%) Continuous Integration
22 80 (15.78%) React
23 78 (15.38%) Docker
24 77 (15.19%) Problem-Solving
24 77 (15.19%) Oracle
25 75 (14.79%) Software Engineering
26 74 (14.60%) C#
27 72 (14.20%) Microservices
28 70 (13.81%) MongoDB

PostgreSQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 46 (9.07%) Tomcat
2 41 (8.09%) Elasticsearch
3 27 (5.33%) Apache
4 25 (4.93%) nginx
5 23 (4.54%) JBoss
6 19 (3.75%) Confluence
7 16 (3.16%) CloudStack
8 13 (2.56%) Apache Solr
8 13 (2.56%) OpenStack
9 9 (1.78%) Apache ServiceMix
10 7 (1.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 7 (1.38%) WebSphere
11 6 (1.18%) IPython
11 6 (1.18%) WebLogic
12 4 (0.79%) IIS
12 4 (0.79%) lighttpd
12 4 (0.79%) SharePoint
13 3 (0.59%) Alfresco
13 3 (0.59%) Liferay
13 3 (0.59%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 1 (0.20%) Chatbot
1 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (1.18%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.20%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 121 (23.87%) Amazon AWS
2 50 (9.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 20 (3.94%) SaaS
4 19 (3.75%) Google Cloud Platform
5 18 (3.55%) Amazon EC2
6 17 (3.35%) OpenShift
7 15 (2.96%) npm
8 12 (2.37%) Amazon S3
8 12 (2.37%) GitHub
9 9 (1.78%) Cloud Computing
9 9 (1.78%) Serverless
10 7 (1.38%) PaaS
11 6 (1.18%) AWS CloudFormation
12 5 (0.99%) Amazon EMR
13 4 (0.79%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 4 (0.79%) Heroku
13 4 (0.79%) IaaS
14 3 (0.59%) Amazon SQS
14 3 (0.59%) AWS CloudTrail
14 3 (0.59%) Linode
Communications & Networking
1 20 (3.94%) Internet
2 13 (2.56%) DNS
3 9 (1.78%) HTTP
4 8 (1.58%) DHCP
5 6 (1.18%) TCP/IP
6 5 (0.99%) AMQP
6 5 (0.99%) Broadband
6 5 (0.99%) DAB
6 5 (0.99%) IPv6
6 5 (0.99%) Wireless
7 4 (0.79%) Network Security
8 3 (0.59%) Firewall
9 2 (0.39%) Asterisk PBX
9 2 (0.39%) IPv4
9 2 (0.39%) SMS
9 2 (0.39%) VoIP
10 1 (0.20%) Kerberos
10 1 (0.20%) SAN
10 1 (0.20%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 147 (28.99%) MySQL
2 93 (18.34%) SQL Server
3 84 (16.57%) Relational Database
4 70 (13.81%) MongoDB
5 68 (13.41%) NoSQL
6 45 (8.88%) Big Data
7 41 (8.09%) Data Warehouse
8 40 (7.89%) Redis
9 37 (7.30%) RDBMS
10 28 (5.52%) Hadoop
11 26 (5.13%) Apache Cassandra
12 25 (4.93%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 21 (4.14%) Amazon Aurora
14 17 (3.35%) Apache Hive
14 17 (3.35%) Impala
15 15 (2.96%) Sqoop
16 14 (2.76%) Amazon RDS
17 11 (2.17%) Amazon Redshift
17 11 (2.17%) MariaDB
18 8 (1.58%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 144 (28.40%) Git (software)
2 131 (25.84%) Jenkins
3 84 (16.57%) Maven
4 64 (12.62%) Subversion
5 56 (11.05%) JIRA
6 45 (8.88%) Gradle
7 38 (7.50%) Eclipse
8 32 (6.31%) IntelliJ
9 31 (6.11%) GitLab
10 24 (4.73%) JUnit
10 24 (4.73%) Vagrant
11 21 (4.14%) Bitbucket
12 16 (3.16%) Cucumber
12 16 (3.16%) Mocha
12 16 (3.16%) TeamCity
13 15 (2.96%) Bower
13 15 (2.96%) gulp
14 12 (2.37%) CruiseControl
14 12 (2.37%) WiX
15 10 (1.97%) Mockito
General
1 41 (8.09%) Finance
2 39 (7.69%) Retail
3 27 (5.33%) Telecoms
4 14 (2.76%) Law
5 6 (1.18%) Games
6 5 (0.99%) Publishing
7 4 (0.79%) Banking
7 4 (0.79%) Local Government
8 3 (0.59%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.39%) Advertising
9 2 (0.39%) Military
10 1 (0.20%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.20%) French Language
10 1 (0.20%) German Language
10 1 (0.20%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 256 (50.49%) Developer
2 76 (14.99%) Java Developer
3 57 (11.24%) Senior Developer
4 40 (7.89%) Architect
4 40 (7.89%) Software Developer
5 38 (7.50%) Python Developer
6 36 (7.10%) Java Engineer
7 24 (4.73%) Node.js Developer
7 24 (4.73%) Senior Java Developer
8 23 (4.54%) DevOps Engineer
8 23 (4.54%) Full Stack Developer
9 20 (3.94%) Support Engineer
10 19 (3.75%) Data Engineer
10 19 (3.75%) Linux Engineer
10 19 (3.75%) Team Leader
11 17 (3.35%) Lead Developer
11 17 (3.35%) Software Engineer
12 16 (3.16%) J2EE Architect
12 16 (3.16%) Java Architect
12 16 (3.16%) Java/J2EE Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 161 (31.76%) HTML
2 138 (27.22%) CSS
3 109 (21.50%) Spring
4 102 (20.12%) AngularJS
5 86 (16.96%) HTML5
6 80 (15.78%) React
7 60 (11.83%) jQuery
8 55 (10.85%) Hibernate
9 53 (10.45%) Web Services
10 52 (10.26%) Spring Boot
11 51 (10.06%) J2EE
12 48 (9.47%) CSS3
12 48 (9.47%) Node.js
12 48 (9.47%) XML
13 45 (8.88%) Kafka
14 42 (8.28%) .NET
15 39 (7.69%) REST
16 32 (6.31%) SOAP
17 27 (5.33%) RESTful
17 27 (5.33%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 51 (10.06%) Greenfield Project
2 39 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
3 36 (7.10%) User Experience
4 30 (5.92%) Algorithms
5 28 (5.52%) Computer Science
6 22 (4.34%) Self-Motivation
7 21 (4.14%) Linux Command Line
8 20 (3.94%) Mobile App
9 9 (1.78%) Public Cloud
10 8 (1.58%) Analytical Skills
11 7 (1.38%) Replication
11 7 (1.38%) Smart Meter
12 5 (0.99%) Data Centre
13 4 (0.79%) Augmented Reality
13 4 (0.79%) Fintech
13 4 (0.79%) Social Network
14 3 (0.59%) Management Information System
15 2 (0.39%) e-Learning
16 1 (0.20%) Clustering
16 1 (0.20%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 209 (41.22%) Linux
2 51 (10.06%) Ubuntu
3 49 (9.66%) Windows
4 48 (9.47%) Unix
5 20 (3.94%) CentOS
6 13 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (1.58%) Windows Server
8 6 (1.18%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (0.79%) FreeBSD
9 4 (0.79%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (0.59%) Android
10 3 (0.59%) Apple iOS
10 3 (0.59%) Debian
10 3 (0.59%) Solaris
11 2 (0.39%) openSUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 266 (52.47%) Agile Software Development
2 114 (22.49%) Scrum
3 94 (18.54%) TDD
4 83 (16.37%) DevOps
5 81 (15.98%) Continuous Integration
6 77 (15.19%) Problem-Solving
7 75 (14.79%) Software Engineering
8 72 (14.20%) Microservices
9 66 (13.02%) OO
10 53 (10.45%) MVC
11 51 (10.06%) Open Source
12 46 (9.07%) Kanban
13 43 (8.48%) BDD
14 42 (8.28%) Web Development
15 41 (8.09%) Test Automation
16 34 (6.71%) Configuration Management
17 33 (6.51%) Analytics
17 33 (6.51%) Machine Learning
18 32 (6.31%) Mentoring
19 30 (5.92%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 290 (57.20%) Java
2 211 (41.62%) SQL
3 208 (41.03%) JavaScript
4 164 (32.35%) Python
5 74 (14.60%) C#
6 56 (11.05%) Bash Shell
7 54 (10.65%) Java 8
8 48 (9.47%) C++
9 47 (9.27%) Ruby
10 44 (8.68%) Go
11 36 (7.10%) PHP
12 34 (6.71%) Scala
13 30 (5.92%) Perl
14 24 (4.73%) PowerShell
15 22 (4.34%) C
16 21 (4.14%) ES6
16 21 (4.14%) Kotlin
17 18 (3.55%) Shell Script
18 13 (2.56%) TypeScript
19 12 (2.37%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 66 (13.02%) Degree
2 22 (4.34%) Security Cleared
3 20 (3.94%) Computer Science Degree
4 14 (2.76%) SC Cleared
5 7 (1.38%) ISEB
5 7 (1.38%) TOGAF Certification
6 5 (0.99%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (0.99%) RHCA
7 4 (0.79%) RHCE
8 3 (0.59%) Chartered Engineer
8 3 (0.59%) CITP
8 3 (0.59%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (0.59%) Sun Certification
8 3 (0.59%) VCP6
8 3 (0.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (0.39%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.20%) AWS Certification
10 1 (0.20%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.20%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.20%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (6.11%) QA
2 4 (0.79%) PSD2
2 4 (0.79%) SLA
3 3 (0.59%) GDPR
3 3 (0.59%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.39%) WCAG
System Software
1 78 (15.38%) Docker
2 30 (5.92%) vSphere
3 28 (5.52%) VMware Infrastructure
4 15 (2.96%) Apache Flume
5 11 (2.17%) Active Directory
6 8 (1.58%) KVM
7 6 (1.18%) Postfix
7 6 (1.18%) Xen
8 4 (0.79%) XenServer
9 1 (0.20%) ACF2
9 1 (0.20%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 1 (0.20%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.20%) RACF
9 1 (0.20%) Varnish
9 1 (0.20%) XenApp
9 1 (0.20%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 66 (13.02%) Ansible
2 50 (9.86%) Puppet
3 45 (8.88%) Kubernetes
4 22 (4.34%) Opscode Chef
5 20 (3.94%) logstash
6 16 (3.16%) Hadoop YARN
6 16 (3.16%) Rancher
7 13 (2.56%) HAProxy
8 5 (0.99%) Terraform
9 4 (0.79%) Grafana
9 4 (0.79%) Kibana
9 4 (0.79%) Marathon
9 4 (0.79%) Mesos
9 4 (0.79%) Nagios
10 3 (0.59%) Prometheus
10 3 (0.59%) Single Sign-On
10 3 (0.59%) Tivoli
11 1 (0.20%) HP ALM
11 1 (0.20%) Hyperic
11 1 (0.20%) Salt
Vendors
1 77 (15.19%) Oracle
2 50 (9.86%) VMware
3 30 (5.92%) Microsoft
4 25 (4.93%) Atlassian
5 17 (3.35%) Cloudera
6 16 (3.16%) Hortonworks
6 16 (3.16%) SaltStack
7 14 (2.76%) Salesforce.com
8 13 (2.56%) IBM
9 11 (2.17%) Twitter
9 11 (2.17%) Unisys
9 11 (2.17%) Zend
10 10 (1.97%) Red Hat
11 9 (1.78%) Tableau
12 8 (1.58%) Capita
12 8 (1.58%) Google
12 8 (1.58%) Splunk
12 8 (1.58%) Sybase
13 5 (0.99%) Cognos
14 3 (0.59%) Xamarin