Period
to 18 February 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 18 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PostgreSQL (Postgres)
England > South East
6 months to
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 193 278 341
Rank change year-on-year +85 +63 +5
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 510 318 348
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.63% 1.02% 0.84%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.16% 3.52% 2.56%
Number of salaries quoted 392 290 306
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +17.65% -2.30%
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,500 £24,625
90th Percentile £74,875 £68,750 £59,375
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% +5.26%

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 9,876 9,024 13,576
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 31.61% 28.83% 32.95%
Number of salaries quoted 8,521 7,826 11,727
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £66,250 £63,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £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 18 February 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 18 February 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 +64 203 £50,000 - 39
Hampshire +47 160 £47,500 -5.00% 7
Oxfordshire +45 98 £50,000 - 22
Berkshire +38 80 £53,750 +7.50% 11
East Sussex +12 55 £50,000 +21.95% 4
Surrey -19 54 £55,000 +18.28% 5
West Sussex +14 32 £50,000 -20.00% 5
Buckinghamshire +16 25 £50,000 +25.00% 6
Kent - 6 £43,750 - 2
PostgreSQL
England

For the 6 months to 18 February 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.

1 257 (50.39%) SQL
2 254 (49.80%) Linux
3 222 (43.53%) Agile Software Development
4 221 (43.33%) JavaScript
5 196 (38.43%) Java
6 194 (38.04%) HTML
7 173 (33.92%) MySQL
8 167 (32.75%) Python
9 158 (30.98%) CSS
10 123 (24.12%) Git (software)
11 121 (23.73%) Oracle
12 113 (22.16%) SQL Server
13 109 (21.37%) Software Engineering
14 107 (20.98%) Amazon AWS
15 100 (19.61%) Web Services
16 98 (19.22%) Relational Database
17 95 (18.63%) TDD
18 94 (18.43%) NoSQL
19 79 (15.49%) MVC
19 79 (15.49%) PHP
20 75 (14.71%) Elasticsearch
21 74 (14.51%) jQuery
22 72 (14.12%) Perl
22 72 (14.12%) Spring
23 69 (13.53%) OO
23 69 (13.53%) Degree
23 69 (13.53%) AngularJS
24 67 (13.14%) Docker
24 67 (13.14%) JIRA
24 67 (13.14%) 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 75 (14.71%) Elasticsearch
2 44 (8.63%) Apache
3 29 (5.69%) Apache Spark
3 29 (5.69%) Confluence
4 24 (4.71%) nginx
5 23 (4.51%) Tomcat
6 19 (3.73%) OpenStack
7 17 (3.33%) Apache Solr
8 14 (2.75%) GlassFish
8 14 (2.75%) JBoss
8 14 (2.75%) Liferay
9 9 (1.76%) CMS
10 8 (1.57%) Apache ServiceMix
11 7 (1.37%) Apache Pig
12 6 (1.18%) SAS
12 6 (1.18%) WildFly
13 4 (0.78%) GeoServer
13 4 (0.78%) Zimbra
14 3 (0.59%) lighttpd
14 3 (0.59%) uWSGI
Applications
1 2 (0.39%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.20%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 107 (20.98%) Amazon AWS
2 49 (9.61%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (3.14%) Cloud Computing
4 13 (2.55%) GitHub
4 13 (2.55%) SaaS
5 8 (1.57%) AWS OpsWorks
6 7 (1.37%) Google Cloud Platform
6 7 (1.37%) npm
7 4 (0.78%) IaaS
7 4 (0.78%) OpenShift
8 2 (0.39%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (0.39%) Heroku
8 2 (0.39%) PaaS
8 2 (0.39%) Serverless
9 1 (0.20%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.20%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.20%) Dynamics 365
9 1 (0.20%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.20%) Slack
9 1 (0.20%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 39 (7.65%) TCP/IP
2 19 (3.73%) SAN
3 16 (3.14%) SSH
4 14 (2.75%) Kerberos
5 9 (1.76%) HTTP
6 8 (1.57%) Broadband
6 8 (1.57%) SSL
7 7 (1.37%) IPsec
7 7 (1.37%) VPN
8 6 (1.18%) Firewall
8 6 (1.18%) Network Security
9 4 (0.78%) AMQP
9 4 (0.78%) Internet
10 3 (0.59%) BGP
10 3 (0.59%) Cisco IOS
10 3 (0.59%) DNS
10 3 (0.59%) Junos
10 3 (0.59%) OpenVPN
10 3 (0.59%) OSPF
10 3 (0.59%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 173 (33.92%) MySQL
2 113 (22.16%) SQL Server
3 98 (19.22%) Relational Database
4 94 (18.43%) NoSQL
5 67 (13.14%) MongoDB
6 52 (10.20%) Big Data
7 34 (6.67%) Apache Cassandra
8 31 (6.08%) RDBMS
9 28 (5.49%) Hadoop
10 19 (3.73%) Redis
11 18 (3.53%) Data Warehouse
12 16 (3.14%) DB2
12 16 (3.14%) SQL Server 2008
13 14 (2.75%) Apache Hive
13 14 (2.75%) Oracle Database
13 14 (2.75%) Oracle Database 12c
14 12 (2.35%) HBase
14 12 (2.35%) Neo4j
15 10 (1.96%) GIS
16 9 (1.76%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 123 (24.12%) Git (software)
2 67 (13.14%) JIRA
3 63 (12.35%) Subversion
4 57 (11.18%) Jenkins
5 32 (6.27%) Maven
6 19 (3.73%) Cucumber
7 18 (3.53%) JUnit
8 16 (3.14%) GitLab
9 15 (2.94%) Bower
9 15 (2.94%) NUnit
9 15 (2.94%) TeamCity
10 12 (2.35%) Selenium
10 12 (2.35%) Vagrant
11 11 (2.16%) Ant
11 11 (2.16%) RSpec
12 10 (1.96%) gulp
13 9 (1.76%) Bitbucket
13 9 (1.76%) Grunt
13 9 (1.76%) WiX
14 7 (1.37%) Mocha
General
1 26 (5.10%) Finance
2 13 (2.55%) Retail
3 11 (2.16%) Marketing
4 9 (1.76%) Law
5 8 (1.57%) Games
6 7 (1.37%) Back Office
6 7 (1.37%) Billing
7 5 (0.98%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.20%) Banking
8 1 (0.20%) Retail Finance
Job Titles
1 313 (61.37%) Developer
2 93 (18.24%) Senior Developer
3 86 (16.86%) Python Developer
4 85 (16.67%) Java Developer
5 56 (10.98%) Software Developer
6 53 (10.39%) Software Engineer
7 46 (9.02%) PHP Developer
8 38 (7.45%) Java Engineer
9 37 (7.25%) Senior Software Developer
10 33 (6.47%) Administrator
11 30 (5.88%) Senior Software Engineer
12 26 (5.10%) Java Software Engineer
13 25 (4.90%) Senior Java Engineer
14 24 (4.71%) Architect
15 21 (4.12%) JavaScript Developer
16 20 (3.92%) Perl Developer
16 20 (3.92%) Systems Administrator
17 19 (3.73%) Django Developer
17 19 (3.73%) Linux Administrator
17 19 (3.73%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 194 (38.04%) HTML
2 158 (30.98%) CSS
3 100 (19.61%) Web Services
4 74 (14.51%) jQuery
5 72 (14.12%) Spring
6 69 (13.53%) AngularJS
7 57 (11.18%) Hibernate
8 54 (10.59%) Django
9 53 (10.39%) HTML5
10 51 (10.00%) Node.js
11 50 (9.80%) RESTful
12 45 (8.82%) LAMP
13 40 (7.84%) REST
14 37 (7.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 36 (7.06%) .NET
16 35 (6.86%) RabbitMQ
16 35 (6.86%) Ruby on Rails
17 34 (6.67%) Ajax
18 31 (6.08%) Laravel
18 31 (6.08%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 30 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
2 29 (5.69%) Computer Science
3 26 (5.10%) Data Centre
4 25 (4.90%) User Experience
5 18 (3.53%) Analytical Skills
6 15 (2.94%) BBC
7 14 (2.75%) Linux Command Line
8 12 (2.35%) Data Structures
8 12 (2.35%) Fintech
9 9 (1.76%) Mobile App
10 8 (1.57%) Clustering
10 8 (1.57%) Greenfield Project
11 5 (0.98%) Algorithms
12 4 (0.78%) Client/Server
12 4 (0.78%) iPad
12 4 (0.78%) Virtual Team
13 3 (0.59%) Public Cloud
13 3 (0.59%) Replication
14 2 (0.39%) Management Information System
14 2 (0.39%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 254 (49.80%) Linux
2 64 (12.55%) Windows
3 46 (9.02%) Unix
4 32 (6.27%) Ubuntu
5 20 (3.92%) CentOS
6 14 (2.75%) Solaris
7 10 (1.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (1.57%) Debian
9 3 (0.59%) FreeBSD
10 2 (0.39%) openSUSE
10 2 (0.39%) Windows Server
11 1 (0.20%) Android
11 1 (0.20%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.20%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 222 (43.53%) Agile Software Development
2 109 (21.37%) Software Engineering
3 95 (18.63%) TDD
4 79 (15.49%) MVC
5 69 (13.53%) OO
6 66 (12.94%) Continuous Integration
6 66 (12.94%) Scrum
7 64 (12.55%) SDLC
8 52 (10.20%) DevOps
9 50 (9.80%) Unit Testing
10 47 (9.22%) Mentoring
11 40 (7.84%) Front End Development
11 40 (7.84%) Microservices
12 36 (7.06%) Analytics
13 35 (6.86%) OOP
13 35 (6.86%) Open Source
14 34 (6.67%) Web Design
15 33 (6.47%) Web Development
16 31 (6.08%) BDD
17 28 (5.49%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 257 (50.39%) SQL
2 221 (43.33%) JavaScript
3 196 (38.43%) Java
4 167 (32.75%) Python
5 79 (15.49%) PHP
6 72 (14.12%) Perl
7 55 (10.78%) Ruby
8 51 (10.00%) C#
9 39 (7.65%) Shell Script
10 35 (6.86%) PHP 7
11 29 (5.69%) Bash Shell
12 27 (5.29%) Scala
13 20 (3.92%) C++
14 15 (2.94%) PowerShell
15 14 (2.75%) Go
15 14 (2.75%) PL/SQL
16 11 (2.16%) C
17 9 (1.76%) ES6
18 8 (1.57%) T-SQL
19 5 (0.98%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 69 (13.53%) Degree
2 28 (5.49%) Security Cleared
3 17 (3.33%) SC Cleared
4 10 (1.96%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (0.59%) CCNP
5 3 (0.59%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (0.39%) AWS Certification
7 1 (0.20%) CREST Certified
7 1 (0.20%) GCFA
7 1 (0.20%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (3.73%) QA
2 3 (0.59%) PMO
3 2 (0.39%) GDPR
4 1 (0.20%) DICOM
System Software
1 67 (13.14%) Docker
2 25 (4.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (2.75%) iptables
3 14 (2.75%) vSphere
4 13 (2.55%) Samba
5 12 (2.35%) Apache Flume
6 10 (1.96%) VirtualBox
7 9 (1.76%) KVM
8 6 (1.18%) HDFS
8 6 (1.18%) Xen
9 4 (0.78%) Job Entry Subsystem
9 4 (0.78%) Postfix
9 4 (0.78%) vCloud
10 3 (0.59%) Varnish
11 2 (0.39%) Active Directory
11 2 (0.39%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 1 (0.20%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 49 (9.61%) Ansible
2 32 (6.27%) Puppet
3 27 (5.29%) Kubernetes
4 17 (3.33%) Nagios
5 16 (3.14%) Cacti
6 14 (2.75%) Oracle ZFS
6 14 (2.75%) Red Hat Satellite
7 11 (2.16%) Opscode Chef
8 9 (1.76%) HAProxy
9 8 (1.57%) Terraform
10 6 (1.18%) Hadoop YARN
10 6 (1.18%) Oozie
11 5 (0.98%) Capistrano
12 4 (0.78%) EMC NetWorker
13 3 (0.59%) Salt
14 2 (0.39%) Grafana
14 2 (0.39%) Mesos
14 2 (0.39%) Rancher
15 1 (0.20%) Apache Shiro
15 1 (0.20%) SCCM
Vendors
1 121 (23.73%) Oracle
2 28 (5.49%) HP
3 25 (4.90%) VMware
4 22 (4.31%) Microsoft
4 22 (4.31%) Zend
5 16 (3.14%) Atlassian
5 16 (3.14%) Red Hat
6 15 (2.94%) Sony
6 15 (2.94%) Twitter
7 14 (2.75%) Brocade
7 14 (2.75%) EMC
7 14 (2.75%) NetApp
7 14 (2.75%) Sun
8 12 (2.35%) Salesforce.com
9 9 (1.76%) Perforce
9 9 (1.76%) Sophos
10 8 (1.57%) Percona
11 7 (1.37%) Cisco
11 7 (1.37%) Cloudera
12 6 (1.18%) IBM