Period
to 12 December 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 12 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PostgreSQL (Postgres)
England > South East
6 months to
12 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 162 188 201
Rank change year-on-year +26 +13 +118
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 470 483 517
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.92% 1.72% 1.66%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.64% 5.98% 5.25%
Number of salaries quoted 394 396 416
South East median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.00% -
10th Percentile £34,861 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £79,375 £65,000
England median annual salary £62,302 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +3.84% +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 6,151 8,081 9,850
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 25.18% 28.80% 31.61%
Number of salaries quoted 5,258 6,678 8,471
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 £71,250 £72,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00% +5.26%

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 12 December 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 12 December 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 +19 231 £53,750 -2.27% 35
Hampshire +68 134 £62,500 +13.64% 20
Berkshire +9 114 £60,000 -4.00% 21
Buckinghamshire +40 61 £50,000 +19.05% 4
Oxfordshire -2 56 £45,000 -10.00% 10
Surrey +28 39 £46,250 -22.92% 6
West Sussex +15 34 £50,000 -4.76%
East Sussex -29 25 £44,000 -26.67% 3
Kent -16 5 £55,000 +22.22% 1
PostgreSQL
England

For the 6 months to 12 December 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.

1 219 (46.60%) Java
2 183 (38.94%) SQL
3 161 (34.26%) Python
4 154 (32.77%) Linux
5 153 (32.55%) JavaScript
6 151 (32.13%) Docker
7 149 (31.70%) Agile Software Development
8 145 (30.85%) Git (software)
9 139 (29.57%) AWS
10 136 (28.94%) Software Engineering
11 131 (27.87%) MySQL
12 113 (24.04%) SQL Server
12 113 (24.04%) MongoDB
13 106 (22.55%) Spring
13 106 (22.55%) Problem-Solving
14 85 (18.09%) Redis
15 78 (16.60%) Finance
16 73 (15.53%) HTML
17 70 (14.89%) Scrum
18 68 (14.47%) Oracle
18 68 (14.47%) Kafka
19 66 (14.04%) React
20 65 (13.83%) Microservices
20 65 (13.83%) Degree
21 63 (13.40%) CSS
22 60 (12.77%) C#
23 59 (12.55%) Computer Science
24 58 (12.34%) Kubernetes
25 57 (12.13%) REST
26 56 (11.91%) NoSQL

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 42 (8.94%) Confluence
2 41 (8.72%) Tomcat
3 30 (6.38%) JBoss
4 29 (6.17%) Apache
5 25 (5.32%) GeoServer
6 21 (4.47%) Elasticsearch
7 14 (2.98%) WordPress
8 11 (2.34%) ArcGIS
9 7 (1.49%) Apache Spark
9 7 (1.49%) nginx
9 7 (1.49%) WebLogic
10 6 (1.28%) IIS
10 6 (1.28%) Oracle Workflow
11 5 (1.06%) OpenStack
11 5 (1.06%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 5 (1.06%) Smallworld
12 4 (0.85%) SAS
12 4 (0.85%) WebSphere
12 4 (0.85%) WebSphere Application Server
13 3 (0.64%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 7 (1.49%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.21%) AutoCAD
2 1 (0.21%) Maya
Business Applications
1 3 (0.64%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.43%) Adobe Campaign
3 1 (0.21%) Magento
3 1 (0.21%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 139 (29.57%) AWS
2 38 (8.09%) Azure
3 37 (7.87%) SaaS
4 25 (5.32%) GCP
5 16 (3.40%) GitHub
6 10 (2.13%) Heroku
6 10 (2.13%) npm
7 9 (1.91%) AWS CloudFormation
8 7 (1.49%) Amazon SQS
8 7 (1.49%) Power Platform
9 6 (1.28%) IaaS
10 4 (0.85%) Amazon Kinesis
10 4 (0.85%) Amazon S3
10 4 (0.85%) DigitalOcean
10 4 (0.85%) Serverless
11 3 (0.64%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 3 (0.64%) AWS Lambda
11 3 (0.64%) Linode
12 2 (0.43%) OpenShift
12 2 (0.43%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 32 (6.81%) TCP/IP
2 23 (4.89%) Firewall
3 15 (3.19%) DNS
4 12 (2.55%) Internet
4 12 (2.55%) SSL
5 11 (2.34%) VPN
6 10 (2.13%) DHCP
7 6 (1.28%) SMTP
8 5 (1.06%) GPON
8 5 (1.06%) LAN
8 5 (1.06%) Network Security
8 5 (1.06%) Wireshark
9 4 (0.85%) BGP
9 4 (0.85%) Cisco Firepower
9 4 (0.85%) Cisco IOS
9 4 (0.85%) Cisco Nexus
9 4 (0.85%) IPsec
9 4 (0.85%) OSPF
10 2 (0.43%) DSL
10 2 (0.43%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 131 (27.87%) MySQL
2 113 (24.04%) MongoDB
2 113 (24.04%) SQL Server
3 85 (18.09%) Redis
4 56 (11.91%) NoSQL
5 39 (8.30%) Relational Database
6 31 (6.60%) GIS
7 27 (5.74%) Neo4j
8 22 (4.68%) Big Data
9 20 (4.26%) RDBMS
10 18 (3.83%) Data Warehouse
11 13 (2.77%) MariaDB
12 12 (2.55%) QGIS
13 10 (2.13%) Apache Cassandra
13 10 (2.13%) Hadoop
13 10 (2.13%) Spatial Data
14 9 (1.91%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 9 (1.91%) Amazon Redshift
14 9 (1.91%) Geospatial Data
14 9 (1.91%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 145 (30.85%) Git (software)
2 55 (11.70%) Maven
3 53 (11.28%) JIRA
4 42 (8.94%) Jenkins
5 34 (7.23%) Selenium
6 31 (6.60%) Cucumber
7 28 (5.96%) webpack
8 25 (5.32%) Babel
9 11 (2.34%) Gradle
9 11 (2.34%) Subversion
10 10 (2.13%) JUnit
11 8 (1.70%) gulp
12 6 (1.28%) RSpec
12 6 (1.28%) TeamCity
13 5 (1.06%) Bitbucket
13 5 (1.06%) Liquibase
13 5 (1.06%) Sonatype Nexus
14 4 (0.85%) Mockito
14 4 (0.85%) Visual Studio
15 3 (0.64%) JMeter
General
1 78 (16.60%) Finance
2 47 (10.00%) Retail
3 42 (8.94%) Banking
4 20 (4.26%) Telecoms
5 18 (3.83%) Games
6 17 (3.62%) Marketing
7 15 (3.19%) Public Sector
8 12 (2.55%) Manufacturing
9 10 (2.13%) Electronics
10 6 (1.28%) Advertising
11 5 (1.06%) Aerospace
12 3 (0.64%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.21%) Automotive
13 1 (0.21%) Housing Association
13 1 (0.21%) Law
13 1 (0.21%) Local Government
13 1 (0.21%) Military
13 1 (0.21%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 261 (55.53%) Developer
2 78 (16.60%) Senior Developer
3 71 (15.11%) Java Developer
4 48 (10.21%) Senior Java Developer
5 41 (8.72%) Python Developer
6 32 (6.81%) Backend Developer
6 32 (6.81%) Java Engineer
7 30 (6.38%) .NET Developer
8 29 (6.17%) Software Engineer
9 27 (5.74%) Software Developer
10 24 (5.11%) DBA
11 21 (4.47%) Full Stack Developer
11 21 (4.47%) JavaScript Developer
12 20 (4.26%) DevOps Engineer
13 19 (4.04%) Linux Engineer
13 19 (4.04%) React Developer
13 19 (4.04%) UI Developer
14 18 (3.83%) Administrator
15 16 (3.40%) Junior
16 15 (3.19%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 106 (22.55%) Spring
2 73 (15.53%) HTML
3 68 (14.47%) Kafka
4 66 (14.04%) React
5 63 (13.40%) CSS
6 57 (12.13%) REST
7 46 (9.79%) Django
7 46 (9.79%) Hibernate
8 45 (9.57%) .NET
9 43 (9.15%) AngularJS
9 43 (9.15%) Web Services
10 39 (8.30%) Redux
11 38 (8.09%) JSON
11 38 (8.09%) Node.js
12 37 (7.87%) jQuery
13 36 (7.66%) J2EE
14 32 (6.81%) Flask
15 30 (6.38%) XML
16 28 (5.96%) ASP.NET
16 28 (5.96%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 24 (5.11%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (4.04%) User Experience
3 18 (3.83%) Linux Command Line
4 11 (2.34%) Clustering
5 10 (2.13%) Algorithms
5 10 (2.13%) Management Information System
6 8 (1.70%) Data Centre
6 8 (1.70%) Greenfield Project
6 8 (1.70%) Mobile App
6 8 (1.70%) Public Cloud
7 6 (1.28%) PlayStation
8 5 (1.06%) Self-Motivation
8 5 (1.06%) Virtual Team
9 4 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (0.85%) Mainframe
9 4 (0.85%) Replication
9 4 (0.85%) RIA
10 3 (0.64%) Driving Licence
11 2 (0.43%) Hybrid Cloud
11 2 (0.43%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 154 (32.77%) Linux
2 43 (9.15%) Android
3 42 (8.94%) Apple iOS
4 31 (6.60%) CentOS
4 31 (6.60%) Windows
5 21 (4.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 16 (3.40%) Ubuntu
7 13 (2.77%) Unix
8 11 (2.34%) Windows Server
9 8 (1.70%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (1.06%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (0.85%) Debian
12 1 (0.21%) openSUSE
12 1 (0.21%) VMS
12 1 (0.21%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 149 (31.70%) Agile Software Development
2 136 (28.94%) Software Engineering
3 106 (22.55%) Problem-Solving
4 70 (14.89%) Scrum
5 65 (13.83%) Microservices
6 59 (12.55%) Computer Science
7 54 (11.49%) DevOps
8 52 (11.06%) Data Science
9 48 (10.21%) TDD
10 42 (8.94%) Open Source
11 38 (8.09%) Continuous Integration
12 36 (7.66%) Mentoring
13 35 (7.45%) Technology Roadmap
13 35 (7.45%) Web Development
14 33 (7.02%) MVC
14 33 (7.02%) OO
14 33 (7.02%) Sprint Planning
15 31 (6.60%) Burndown Charts
15 31 (6.60%) Configuration Management
15 31 (6.60%) Planning Poker
Programming Languages
1 219 (46.60%) Java
2 183 (38.94%) SQL
3 161 (34.26%) Python
4 153 (32.55%) JavaScript
5 60 (12.77%) C#
6 48 (10.21%) PHP
7 44 (9.36%) Bash Shell
8 42 (8.94%) C++
9 41 (8.72%) Ruby
10 39 (8.30%) Go
11 36 (7.66%) Scala
12 29 (6.17%) C
12 29 (6.17%) ES6
12 29 (6.17%) Perl
13 25 (5.32%) ES7
14 23 (4.89%) Java 8
15 17 (3.62%) TypeScript
16 15 (3.19%) T-SQL
17 12 (2.55%) PHP 5
18 11 (2.34%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 65 (13.83%) Degree
2 31 (6.60%) Computer Science Degree
2 31 (6.60%) Security Cleared
3 15 (3.19%) SC Cleared
4 6 (1.28%) OCP
4 6 (1.28%) Oracle Certification
5 5 (1.06%) AWS Certification
6 4 (0.85%) DV Cleared
7 3 (0.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (0.64%) SAFe Agilist
8 1 (0.21%) HND
8 1 (0.21%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.34%) QA
2 4 (0.85%) GDPR
3 3 (0.64%) SLA
4 1 (0.21%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.21%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 151 (32.13%) Docker
2 13 (2.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (1.91%) iptables
4 7 (1.49%) NFS
5 4 (0.85%) Active Directory
5 4 (0.85%) Xen
6 3 (0.64%) Varnish
7 2 (0.43%) Postfix
7 2 (0.43%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.43%) XenApp
8 1 (0.21%) DRBD
8 1 (0.21%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.21%) Sendmail
8 1 (0.21%) vCloud
8 1 (0.21%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 58 (12.34%) Kubernetes
2 48 (10.21%) Ansible
3 42 (8.94%) Terraform
4 35 (7.45%) Marathon
4 35 (7.45%) Mesos
5 23 (4.89%) Puppet
6 18 (3.83%) HAProxy
7 12 (2.55%) SCOM
8 11 (2.34%) Opscode Chef
8 11 (2.34%) ZABBIX
9 10 (2.13%) Red Hat Satellite
10 7 (1.49%) Prometheus
11 6 (1.28%) Grafana
11 6 (1.28%) Kibana
12 5 (1.06%) Failover Clustering
13 4 (0.85%) logstash
13 4 (0.85%) Rsyslog
13 4 (0.85%) systemd
14 2 (0.43%) CA Spectrum
14 2 (0.43%) Fluentd
Vendors
1 68 (14.47%) Oracle
2 48 (10.21%) Microsoft
3 28 (5.96%) Red Hat
4 21 (4.47%) Google
5 15 (3.19%) VMware
6 11 (2.34%) SAP
7 10 (2.13%) Tableau
8 9 (1.91%) Atlassian
8 9 (1.91%) Twitter
8 9 (1.91%) Zend
9 8 (1.70%) LogRhythm
9 8 (1.70%) McAfee
10 7 (1.49%) ESRI
11 6 (1.28%) Cisco
12 5 (1.06%) Alteryx
12 5 (1.06%) Dataiku
12 5 (1.06%) Salesforce.com
13 4 (0.85%) Fortinet
13 4 (0.85%) Ivanti
13 4 (0.85%) Palo Alto