Period
to 16 September 2019

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

PostgreSQL (Postgres)
England > South East
6 months to
16 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 146 184 221
Rank change year-on-year +38 +37 +76
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 575 525 420
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 2.22% 1.79% 1.45%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.71% 6.25% 4.67%
Number of salaries quoted 483 419 359
South East median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00% +2.04%
10th Percentile £28,950 £33,950 £32,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £82,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +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 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 6,605 8,396 8,994
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 25.50% 28.66% 31.02%
Number of salaries quoted 5,574 7,068 7,699
South East median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £31,000 £30,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £66,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +3.09% +2.11%

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 16 September 2019.

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 16 September 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
Thames Valley +29 307 £52,500 -4.55% 39
Berkshire +5 142 £57,500 -4.17% 19
Hampshire +51 121 £50,000 -16.67% 13
Buckinghamshire +76 97 £52,500 -4.55% 7
West Sussex +35 72 £47,500 +26.67% 6
Oxfordshire +11 68 £45,000 -5.26% 13
Surrey +17 45 £50,000 -16.32% 4
East Sussex -36 26 £44,000 -25.11% 4
Kent -7 2 £60,000 +11.63%
PostgreSQL
England

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 South East region with a requirement for PostgreSQL.

1 297 (51.65%) Java
2 230 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 219 (38.09%) SQL
4 197 (34.26%) Git (software)
4 197 (34.26%) Docker
5 187 (32.52%) Linux
6 184 (32.00%) Spring
7 168 (29.22%) Agile Software Development
8 166 (28.87%) AWS
9 162 (28.17%) MySQL
10 156 (27.13%) Python
11 154 (26.78%) MongoDB
12 147 (25.57%) SQL Server
13 131 (22.78%) Software Engineering
14 118 (20.52%) React
15 110 (19.13%) Redis
16 107 (18.61%) HTML
17 99 (17.22%) Oracle
18 95 (16.52%) Microservices
19 94 (16.35%) JIRA
20 93 (16.17%) Scrum
21 89 (15.48%) Jenkins
22 86 (14.96%) REST
23 85 (14.78%) CSS
24 80 (13.91%) Maven
25 79 (13.74%) Confluence
26 78 (13.57%) Degree
26 78 (13.57%) Kafka
27 76 (13.22%) Web Services
28 71 (12.35%) Tomcat

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 79 (13.74%) Confluence
2 71 (12.35%) Tomcat
3 40 (6.96%) Elasticsearch
4 39 (6.78%) Apache
5 32 (5.57%) JBoss
6 24 (4.17%) GeoServer
7 23 (4.00%) WordPress
8 10 (1.74%) OpenStack
9 9 (1.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 8 (1.39%) nginx
10 8 (1.39%) Oracle Workflow
11 7 (1.22%) ArcGIS
11 7 (1.22%) SharePoint
12 6 (1.04%) Moodle
12 6 (1.04%) SharePoint Server
13 5 (0.87%) Apache Spark
13 5 (0.87%) IIS
13 5 (0.87%) WebLogic
14 4 (0.70%) GlassFish
15 3 (0.52%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 9 (1.57%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.17%) AutoCAD
2 1 (0.17%) Maya
2 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (0.70%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.17%) Adobe Campaign
2 1 (0.17%) Magento
2 1 (0.17%) SAP MDG
Cloud Services
1 166 (28.87%) AWS
2 69 (12.00%) SaaS
3 47 (8.17%) Azure
4 30 (5.22%) GCP
5 25 (4.35%) GitHub
6 24 (4.17%) Heroku
7 23 (4.00%) AWS CloudFormation
8 15 (2.61%) Serverless
9 10 (1.74%) Amazon EC2
10 9 (1.57%) AWS Lambda
10 9 (1.57%) Slack
11 8 (1.39%) Amazon S3
12 6 (1.04%) Cloud Computing
12 6 (1.04%) Power Platform
13 4 (0.70%) Amazon EMR
13 4 (0.70%) IaaS
14 3 (0.52%) Amazon Kinesis
14 3 (0.52%) Linode
14 3 (0.52%) npm
14 3 (0.52%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (4.70%) TCP/IP
2 19 (3.30%) Firewall
3 14 (2.43%) VPN
4 12 (2.09%) SSL
5 10 (1.74%) Wireshark
6 8 (1.39%) DNS
6 8 (1.39%) Radio Access Network
6 8 (1.39%) SAN
7 6 (1.04%) Internet
8 5 (0.87%) AMQP
8 5 (0.87%) Broadband
9 4 (0.70%) FTP
10 3 (0.52%) LAN
10 3 (0.52%) Network Security
11 2 (0.35%) DHCP
11 2 (0.35%) DSL
11 2 (0.35%) HTTP
11 2 (0.35%) MQTT
11 2 (0.35%) Skype
12 1 (0.17%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 162 (28.17%) MySQL
2 154 (26.78%) MongoDB
3 147 (25.57%) SQL Server
4 110 (19.13%) Redis
5 69 (12.00%) NoSQL
6 45 (7.83%) Relational Database
7 29 (5.04%) GIS
8 27 (4.70%) RDBMS
9 18 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
9 18 (3.13%) Neo4j
10 14 (2.43%) Oracle Database
11 13 (2.26%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 13 (2.26%) Big Data
12 10 (1.74%) Amazon Aurora
12 10 (1.74%) MariaDB
13 9 (1.57%) Apache Cassandra
13 9 (1.57%) Geospatial Data
14 8 (1.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 7 (1.22%) Amazon Redshift
15 7 (1.22%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 197 (34.26%) Git (software)
2 94 (16.35%) JIRA
3 89 (15.48%) Jenkins
4 80 (13.91%) Maven
5 59 (10.26%) Selenium
6 55 (9.57%) Cucumber
7 46 (8.00%) Babel
7 46 (8.00%) webpack
8 26 (4.52%) JUnit
9 22 (3.83%) Subversion
10 20 (3.48%) Bitbucket
11 18 (3.13%) Gradle
12 17 (2.96%) JMeter
13 16 (2.78%) Mockito
14 15 (2.61%) GitLab
15 12 (2.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 12 (2.09%) Eclipse
16 11 (1.91%) Travis CI
17 9 (1.57%) Ant
18 8 (1.39%) gulp
General
1 70 (12.17%) Retail
2 68 (11.83%) Finance
3 26 (4.52%) Banking
4 24 (4.17%) Games
5 23 (4.00%) Marketing
5 23 (4.00%) Telecoms
6 20 (3.48%) Manufacturing
7 19 (3.30%) Electronics
7 19 (3.30%) Public Sector
8 14 (2.43%) Publishing
9 8 (1.39%) Aerospace
10 5 (0.87%) Advertising
10 5 (0.87%) Housing Association
10 5 (0.87%) Law
10 5 (0.87%) Local Government
11 4 (0.70%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.35%) Legal
13 1 (0.17%) Automotive
13 1 (0.17%) Greek Language
13 1 (0.17%) Military
Job Titles
1 326 (56.70%) Developer
2 115 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 70 (12.17%) Senior Developer
4 53 (9.22%) Software Engineer
5 45 (7.83%) Senior Java Developer
6 40 (6.96%) React Developer
7 39 (6.78%) JavaScript Developer
8 32 (5.57%) Applications Engineer
8 32 (5.57%) Python Developer
9 31 (5.39%) Full Stack Developer
9 31 (5.39%) Support Engineer
9 31 (5.39%) UI Developer
10 30 (5.22%) Linux Engineer
11 29 (5.04%) .NET Developer
11 29 (5.04%) Software Developer
12 28 (4.87%) Backend Developer
13 27 (4.70%) Applications Support
14 25 (4.35%) Applications Support Engineer
15 23 (4.00%) Java Engineer
15 23 (4.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 184 (32.00%) Spring
2 118 (20.52%) React
3 107 (18.61%) HTML
4 86 (14.96%) REST
5 85 (14.78%) CSS
6 78 (13.57%) Kafka
7 76 (13.22%) Web Services
8 71 (12.35%) JSON
9 61 (10.61%) .NET
10 57 (9.91%) J2EE
11 56 (9.74%) Hibernate
12 55 (9.57%) XML
13 54 (9.39%) Spring Boot
14 52 (9.04%) jQuery
15 50 (8.70%) AngularJS
16 46 (8.00%) Enzyme
16 46 (8.00%) SOAP
17 45 (7.83%) Django
18 42 (7.30%) ASP.NET
19 41 (7.13%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 22 (3.83%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (3.30%) Algorithms
3 18 (3.13%) Data Centre
3 18 (3.13%) Management Information System
4 17 (2.96%) Mobile App
5 16 (2.78%) Greenfield Project
6 14 (2.43%) Clustering
6 14 (2.43%) Linux Command Line
7 10 (1.74%) Enterprise Software
8 9 (1.57%) PlayStation
8 9 (1.57%) User Experience
9 8 (1.39%) Self-Motivation
9 8 (1.39%) Smart Meter
10 6 (1.04%) Hybrid Cloud
10 6 (1.04%) VLE
11 5 (0.87%) Lidar
12 4 (0.70%) Data Structures
12 4 (0.70%) Replication
13 3 (0.52%) Driving Licence
13 3 (0.52%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 187 (32.52%) Linux
2 48 (8.35%) Windows
3 40 (6.96%) CentOS
4 29 (5.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 27 (4.70%) Android
6 22 (3.83%) Apple iOS
6 22 (3.83%) Unix
7 19 (3.30%) Ubuntu
8 13 (2.26%) Windows Server
9 9 (1.57%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (1.04%) Debian
11 3 (0.52%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.17%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.17%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 168 (29.22%) Agile Software Development
2 131 (22.78%) Software Engineering
3 95 (16.52%) Microservices
4 93 (16.17%) Scrum
5 70 (12.17%) Problem-Solving
6 69 (12.00%) DevOps
7 68 (11.83%) TDD
8 61 (10.61%) OO
9 60 (10.43%) Web Development
10 56 (9.74%) Technology Roadmap
11 54 (9.39%) Continuous Integration
12 52 (9.04%) Burndown Charts
12 52 (9.04%) Planning Poker
12 52 (9.04%) Sprint Planning
13 42 (7.30%) Computer Science
14 41 (7.13%) Business Intelligence
15 38 (6.61%) MVC
16 36 (6.26%) OOP
17 34 (5.91%) Open Source
18 32 (5.57%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 297 (51.65%) Java
2 230 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 219 (38.09%) SQL
4 156 (27.13%) Python
5 70 (12.17%) C#
6 59 (10.26%) PHP
7 47 (8.17%) ES6
8 46 (8.00%) ES7
9 44 (7.65%) C++
10 38 (6.61%) Ruby
11 34 (5.91%) Bash Shell
12 31 (5.39%) Scala
12 31 (5.39%) TypeScript
13 30 (5.22%) Java 8
14 29 (5.04%) Perl
15 22 (3.83%) Go
16 21 (3.65%) C
17 19 (3.30%) Kotlin
18 18 (3.13%) PHP 5
19 17 (2.96%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 78 (13.57%) Degree
2 47 (8.17%) Security Cleared
3 22 (3.83%) SC Cleared
4 15 (2.61%) Computer Science Degree
5 7 (1.22%) DV Cleared
6 5 (0.87%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 4 (0.70%) AWS Certification
7 4 (0.70%) CCNA
7 4 (0.70%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (0.52%) CCNP
8 3 (0.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 3 (0.52%) RHCE
9 2 (0.35%) ISEB
9 2 (0.35%) OCP
9 2 (0.35%) Oracle Certification
10 1 (0.17%) CTC Cleared
10 1 (0.17%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.17%) Master's Degree
10 1 (0.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (1.57%) QA
2 7 (1.22%) SLA
3 4 (0.70%) GDPR
4 3 (0.52%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.35%) PSD2
6 1 (0.17%) ISO 14001
6 1 (0.17%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 197 (34.26%) Docker
2 28 (4.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (1.91%) iptables
4 6 (1.04%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (1.04%) Xen
5 5 (0.87%) XenApp
6 4 (0.70%) Active Directory
6 4 (0.70%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 4 (0.70%) etcd
7 3 (0.52%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (0.35%) Hyper-V
8 2 (0.35%) NFS
8 2 (0.35%) Squid
9 1 (0.17%) Apache Flume
9 1 (0.17%) Firmware
9 1 (0.17%) Lustre
9 1 (0.17%) Postfix
9 1 (0.17%) Samba
9 1 (0.17%) vCloud
9 1 (0.17%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 70 (12.17%) Kubernetes
2 56 (9.74%) Marathon
2 56 (9.74%) Mesos
3 51 (8.87%) Ansible
4 47 (8.17%) Puppet
5 35 (6.09%) Terraform
6 21 (3.65%) Opscode Chef
7 13 (2.26%) HAProxy
8 10 (1.74%) Prometheus
8 10 (1.74%) Red Hat Satellite
9 7 (1.22%) Consul
9 7 (1.22%) SCCM
9 7 (1.22%) vCenter Server
10 6 (1.04%) Grafana
10 6 (1.04%) Kibana
10 6 (1.04%) SCOM
10 6 (1.04%) ZABBIX
11 5 (0.87%) CA Spectrum
11 5 (0.87%) Failover Clustering
12 4 (0.70%) Packer
Vendors
1 99 (17.22%) Oracle
2 54 (9.39%) Microsoft
3 31 (5.39%) VMware
4 23 (4.00%) Red Hat
5 22 (3.83%) Atlassian
6 20 (3.48%) SAP
7 18 (3.13%) Twitter
7 18 (3.13%) Zend
8 14 (2.43%) Google
9 8 (1.39%) Cisco
10 7 (1.22%) Cypress Semiconductor
10 7 (1.22%) HP
10 7 (1.22%) Tableau
11 6 (1.04%) Ivanti
12 5 (0.87%) Alteryx
12 5 (0.87%) CA
12 5 (0.87%) Citrix
12 5 (0.87%) Dataiku
12 5 (0.87%) Lumension
12 5 (0.87%) NetApp