Period
to 29 July 2021

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 29 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PostgreSQL (Postgres)
England > South East
6 months to
29 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 140 166 164
Rank change year-on-year +26 -2 +37
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 411 205 544
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 2.51% 1.72% 2.06%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.51% 6.54% 7.74%
Number of salaries quoted 174 163 479
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,500 £32,500
25th Percentile £43,750 £43,750 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year - +10.00% -9.09%
75th Percentile £70,000 £72,500 £65,000
90th Percentile £81,250 £87,500 £75,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £57,000
% change year-on-year - +14.04% -5.00%

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 4,322 3,135 7,028
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 26.44% 26.24% 26.60%
Number of salaries quoted 3,173 2,616 6,009
10th Percentile £33,750 £31,250 £30,750
25th Percentile £40,750 £37,500 £37,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £51,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +3.00% +5.26% -
75th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £61,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £76,250 £75,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

PostgreSQL
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing PostgreSQL as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing PostgreSQL in the South East.

Salary trend for PostgreSQL in the South East

PostgreSQL
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing PostgreSQL in the South East over the 6 months to 29 July 2021.

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 29 July 2021. 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
Hampshire +78 288 £52,500 -4.55% 12
Thames Valley -64 84 £57,500 +4.55% 37
Berkshire -47 48 £55,000 -8.33% 18
Buckinghamshire -30 20 £71,250 +23.91% 11
Oxfordshire -26 16 £55,000 +8.37% 8
Surrey -39 13 £62,500 +4.17% 6
West Sussex -12 10 £65,000 +62.50% 3
East Sussex -25 3 £30,000 -33.33% 6
Kent - 2 £47,500 - 1
Sussex - 1 £35,000 -
PostgreSQL
England

For the 6 months to 29 July 2021, 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.

1 247 (60.10%) Java
1 247 (60.10%) DevOps
2 244 (59.37%) Agile Software Development
3 227 (55.23%) Linux
4 225 (54.74%) Node.js
5 220 (53.53%) AWS
6 219 (53.28%) Software Engineering
7 218 (53.04%) Computer Science
7 218 (53.04%) Git (software)
8 216 (52.55%) Degree
9 214 (52.07%) Jenkins
9 214 (52.07%) Ansible
10 213 (51.82%) AngularJS
10 213 (51.82%) Python
11 211 (51.34%) GitHub
12 206 (50.12%) Kafka
13 202 (49.15%) Redis
13 202 (49.15%) Spring
14 201 (48.91%) Cucumber
15 200 (48.66%) Microservices
16 199 (48.42%) Finance
17 198 (48.18%) Law
18 197 (47.93%) React
19 192 (46.72%) Banking
20 191 (46.47%) Gradle
20 191 (46.47%) WireMock
20 191 (46.47%) Inclusion and Diversity
21 190 (46.23%) Digital Banking
21 190 (46.23%) GemFire
21 190 (46.23%) Protractor

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
1 190 (46.23%) GemFire
2 166 (40.39%) Apache
3 164 (39.90%) Apache Spark
4 34 (8.27%) Elasticsearch
5 29 (7.06%) Cloud Foundry
6 10 (2.43%) nginx
7 7 (1.70%) Confluence
8 6 (1.46%) Jupyter
9 4 (0.97%) Apache Airflow
9 4 (0.97%) Oracle Spatial
9 4 (0.97%) SharePoint
10 3 (0.73%) GlassFish
10 3 (0.73%) Tomcat
11 2 (0.49%) CMS
11 2 (0.49%) Liferay
11 2 (0.49%) WebLogic
12 1 (0.24%) IIS
12 1 (0.24%) JBoss
12 1 (0.24%) OpenStack
12 1 (0.24%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (0.24%) Chatbot
1 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.49%) Shopify
2 1 (0.24%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.24%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 220 (53.53%) AWS
2 211 (51.34%) GitHub
3 123 (29.93%) Azure
4 107 (26.03%) Amazon Kinesis
5 87 (21.17%) GCP
6 37 (9.00%) OpenShift
7 31 (7.54%) PaaS
8 28 (6.81%) Serverless
9 22 (5.35%) SaaS
10 17 (4.14%) Amazon S3
11 14 (3.41%) Amazon SQS
12 13 (3.16%) AWS CloudFormation
12 13 (3.16%) AWS Lambda
13 11 (2.68%) Amazon EC2
14 10 (2.43%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 10 (2.43%) Amazon EKS
15 9 (2.19%) Heroku
16 6 (1.46%) Slack
16 6 (1.46%) Snowflake
16 6 (1.46%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 29 (7.06%) Calico
2 12 (2.92%) HTTP
3 9 (2.19%) Firewall
4 3 (0.73%) VPN
5 2 (0.49%) DNS
5 2 (0.49%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.24%) LAN
6 1 (0.24%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 202 (49.15%) Redis
2 170 (41.36%) MariaDB
3 164 (39.90%) NoSQL
4 161 (39.17%) HBase
5 142 (34.55%) Relational Database
6 101 (24.57%) Big Data
7 59 (14.36%) SQL Server
8 57 (13.87%) MySQL
9 29 (7.06%) MongoDB
10 21 (5.11%) Amazon RDS
11 15 (3.65%) Neo4j
12 13 (3.16%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 8 (1.95%) RDBMS
14 7 (1.70%) Amazon Redshift
14 7 (1.70%) Blockchain
15 6 (1.46%) Data Mining
16 5 (1.22%) Data Warehouse
17 4 (0.97%) Hadoop
17 4 (0.97%) Oracle Database
17 4 (0.97%) Spatial Data
Development Applications
1 218 (53.04%) Git (software)
2 214 (52.07%) Jenkins
3 201 (48.91%) Cucumber
4 191 (46.47%) Gradle
5 190 (46.23%) Protractor
5 190 (46.23%) Sonatype Nexus
6 163 (39.66%) IntelliJ
6 163 (39.66%) JUnit
6 163 (39.66%) Mockito
7 161 (39.17%) Cypress.io
7 161 (39.17%) Eclipse
7 161 (39.17%) Storybook
8 112 (27.25%) Artifactory
9 62 (15.09%) SonarQube
10 39 (9.49%) Selenium
11 29 (7.06%) gulp
12 18 (4.38%) Bitbucket
13 16 (3.89%) GitLab
13 16 (3.89%) JIRA
14 7 (1.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 199 (48.42%) Finance
2 198 (48.18%) Law
3 192 (46.72%) Banking
4 191 (46.47%) Inclusion and Diversity
5 38 (9.25%) Social Skills
6 18 (4.38%) Analytical Skills
6 18 (4.38%) Retail
7 14 (3.41%) Marketing
8 9 (2.19%) Automotive
9 4 (0.97%) Public Sector
10 3 (0.73%) French Language
10 3 (0.73%) Military
11 2 (0.49%) Aerospace
11 2 (0.49%) German Language
11 2 (0.49%) Influencing Skills
11 2 (0.49%) Organisational Skills
12 1 (0.24%) Advertising
12 1 (0.24%) Documentation Skills
12 1 (0.24%) Indonesian Language
12 1 (0.24%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 134 (32.60%) Software Engineer
2 117 (28.47%) Developer
3 81 (19.71%) Principal Engineer
4 68 (16.55%) Principal Software Engineer
5 43 (10.46%) Lead Software Engineer
5 43 (10.46%) Software Developer
6 42 (10.22%) Lead Developer
7 32 (7.79%) Lead Software Developer
8 30 (7.30%) DevOps Engineer
9 29 (7.06%) Architect
10 22 (5.35%) Cloud Engineer
11 16 (3.89%) Python Developer
12 14 (3.41%) Data Engineer
13 13 (3.16%) Senior Software Engineer
14 12 (2.92%) Java Engineer
14 12 (2.92%) Software Architect
15 11 (2.68%) Backend Developer
15 11 (2.68%) PHP Developer
15 11 (2.68%) Principal Cloud Engineer
15 11 (2.68%) Reliability Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 225 (54.74%) Node.js
2 213 (51.82%) AngularJS
3 206 (50.12%) Kafka
4 202 (49.15%) Spring
5 197 (47.93%) React
6 191 (46.47%) WireMock
7 186 (45.26%) RESTful
8 172 (41.85%) CSS
9 169 (41.12%) Express
10 167 (40.63%) Redux
11 165 (40.15%) JSON
12 162 (39.42%) Tailwind CSS
13 161 (39.17%) Spark Streaming
13 161 (39.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 144 (35.04%) Play Framework
15 137 (33.33%) RabbitMQ
16 121 (29.44%) LAMP
17 116 (28.22%) LAPP Stack
18 45 (10.95%) REST
19 44 (10.71%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 162 (39.42%) Linux Command Line
2 75 (18.25%) Self-Motivation
2 75 (18.25%) User Experience
3 16 (3.89%) Algorithms
4 13 (3.16%) Management Information System
5 8 (1.95%) Data Structures
5 8 (1.95%) Mobile App
5 8 (1.95%) Public Cloud
6 4 (0.97%) Blog
6 4 (0.97%) Enterprise Cloud
6 4 (0.97%) Greenfield Project
7 3 (0.73%) Cloud Native
8 2 (0.49%) Hybrid Cloud
8 2 (0.49%) Legacy Systems
8 2 (0.49%) NHS
9 1 (0.24%) Cybercrime
9 1 (0.24%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.24%) EPoS
9 1 (0.24%) LIMS
9 1 (0.24%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 227 (55.23%) Linux
2 172 (41.85%) Unix
3 25 (6.08%) CentOS
4 15 (3.65%) Ubuntu
5 9 (2.19%) Windows
6 6 (1.46%) Debian
7 4 (0.97%) Android
7 4 (0.97%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.49%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 247 (60.10%) DevOps
2 244 (59.37%) Agile Software Development
3 219 (53.28%) Software Engineering
4 218 (53.04%) Computer Science
5 200 (48.66%) Microservices
6 190 (46.23%) Digital Banking
7 164 (39.90%) Validation
8 161 (39.17%) Cross-Browser Testing
9 157 (38.20%) TDD
10 131 (31.87%) OO
11 126 (30.66%) Full Stack Development
12 121 (29.44%) Business Continuity
13 117 (28.47%) Software Testing
14 115 (27.98%) BDD
15 111 (27.01%) Clean Code
16 108 (26.28%) High Availability
16 108 (26.28%) Scrum
17 106 (25.79%) Performance Monitoring
18 103 (25.06%) Open Source
19 95 (23.11%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 247 (60.10%) Java
2 213 (51.82%) Python
3 168 (40.88%) Groovy
4 165 (40.15%) Shell Script
5 96 (23.36%) SQL
6 87 (21.17%) JavaScript
7 53 (12.90%) Bash Shell
8 47 (11.44%) C#
9 40 (9.73%) Go
10 35 (8.52%) PHP
11 32 (7.79%) Ruby
12 28 (6.81%) C
13 24 (5.84%) TypeScript
14 14 (3.41%) C++
14 14 (3.41%) PowerShell
15 8 (1.95%) Perl
16 7 (1.70%) R
17 5 (1.22%) Java 8
17 5 (1.22%) PL/SQL
18 3 (0.73%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 216 (52.55%) Degree
2 190 (46.23%) OCP
2 190 (46.23%) Oracle Certification
3 46 (11.19%) Computer Science Degree
4 20 (4.87%) Security Cleared
5 12 (2.92%) SC Cleared
6 7 (1.70%) AWS Certification
7 6 (1.46%) DV Cleared
7 6 (1.46%) Numerate Degree
7 6 (1.46%) TOGAF Certification
8 2 (0.49%) ISTQB
8 2 (0.49%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.24%) CITP
9 1 (0.24%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (8.03%) SLA
2 7 (1.70%) Data Quality
3 4 (0.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.73%) QA
5 1 (0.24%) ISO 22301
System Software
1 161 (39.17%) HDFS
2 116 (28.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 108 (26.28%) Docker
4 30 (7.30%) Virtual Machines
5 9 (2.19%) vSphere
6 4 (0.97%) Virtual Servers
7 3 (0.73%) Postfix
8 1 (0.24%) Active Directory
8 1 (0.24%) GlusterFS
8 1 (0.24%) NFS
Systems Management
1 214 (52.07%) Ansible
2 96 (23.36%) Kubernetes
3 78 (18.98%) Opscode Chef
4 37 (9.00%) Terraform
5 34 (8.27%) Grafana
6 30 (7.30%) Kibana
7 23 (5.60%) Puppet
8 5 (1.22%) Prometheus
9 2 (0.49%) Argo
9 2 (0.49%) HAProxy
10 1 (0.24%) HP Quality Center
10 1 (0.24%) linkerd
10 1 (0.24%) logstash
10 1 (0.24%) Oracle ZFS
10 1 (0.24%) Single Sign-On
10 1 (0.24%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 177 (43.07%) VMware
2 161 (39.17%) Okta
3 61 (14.84%) Oracle
4 21 (5.11%) Microsoft
5 18 (4.38%) PayPal
6 7 (1.70%) Google
7 6 (1.46%) Atlassian
7 6 (1.46%) SaltStack
8 4 (0.97%) Juniper
9 3 (0.73%) IBM
9 3 (0.73%) Red Hat
9 3 (0.73%) Remedy
10 2 (0.49%) Black Duck
10 2 (0.49%) Cloudera
10 2 (0.49%) Foundry
10 2 (0.49%) Netlify
10 2 (0.49%) Palantir
10 2 (0.49%) Splunk
11 1 (0.24%) Databricks
11 1 (0.24%) WSO2