Period
to 22 October 2017

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 22 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PostgreSQL (Postgres)
England > South East
6 months to
22 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 205 315 338
Rank change year-on-year +110 +23 +7
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 443 309 363
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.54% 0.88% 0.86%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.92% 2.94% 2.66%
Number of salaries quoted 373 293 285
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £32,500 £29,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £69,750 £62,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% +11.11%

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 8995 10505 13627
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 31.20% 29.87% 32.20%
Number of salaries quoted 7698 9225 11672
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +2.41%
10th Percentile £28,250 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £65,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% 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 22 October 2017.

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 22 October 2017. 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 +110 180 £50,000 +4.17% 13
Hampshire +28 121 £47,500 -5.00% 9
Berkshire +93 84 £52,500 +8.25% 6
Oxfordshire +24 64 £52,500 +5.00% 5
Surrey +24 51 £55,000 +10.00% 1
West Sussex +31 39 £50,000 +53.85% 3
East Sussex +21 39 £45,000 +1.69% 3
Buckinghamshire +37 32 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Kent +32 13 £35,000 -
PostgreSQL
England

For the 6 months to 22 October 2017, IT jobs citing PostgreSQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region with a requirement for PostgreSQL.

1 253 (57.11%) Linux
2 201 (45.37%) SQL
3 192 (43.34%) Agile Software Development
4 173 (39.05%) JavaScript
5 166 (37.47%) HTML
6 164 (37.02%) MySQL
7 156 (35.21%) Python
8 135 (30.47%) Java
9 130 (29.35%) CSS
10 108 (24.38%) Oracle
11 106 (23.93%) TDD
12 102 (23.02%) Web Services
13 95 (21.44%) SQL Server
14 88 (19.86%) Software Engineering
15 85 (19.19%) Relational Database
16 76 (17.16%) Git (software)
17 75 (16.93%) Amazon AWS
18 74 (16.70%) PHP
19 65 (14.67%) MVC
19 65 (14.67%) jQuery
20 64 (14.45%) Ruby
21 61 (13.77%) MongoDB
22 60 (13.54%) Docker
23 59 (13.32%) Scrum
23 59 (13.32%) Windows
24 57 (12.87%) Perl
25 56 (12.64%) Continuous Integration
25 56 (12.64%) Django
25 56 (12.64%) Node.js
26 54 (12.19%) Spring

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 53 (11.96%) Elasticsearch
2 28 (6.32%) Apache
2 28 (6.32%) JBoss
3 24 (5.42%) nginx
4 18 (4.06%) Apache Solr
4 18 (4.06%) Tomcat
5 16 (3.61%) Apache Spark
5 16 (3.61%) uWSGI
6 12 (2.71%) Confluence
7 11 (2.48%) WildFly
8 10 (2.26%) OpenStack
9 7 (1.58%) Zimbra
10 6 (1.35%) Apache ServiceMix
10 6 (1.35%) GlassFish
10 6 (1.35%) Liferay
10 6 (1.35%) WebLogic
11 5 (1.13%) Cloud Foundry
12 4 (0.90%) ArcGIS
12 4 (0.90%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 3 (0.68%) CMS
Applications
1 12 (2.71%) Adobe Illustrator
2 9 (2.03%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (0.90%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (0.68%) Adobe Campaign
1 3 (0.68%) Eloqua
1 3 (0.68%) Primavera
2 2 (0.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 75 (16.93%) Amazon AWS
2 29 (6.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (2.48%) SaaS
4 7 (1.58%) GitHub
4 7 (1.58%) Google Cloud Platform
5 6 (1.35%) Cloud Computing
5 6 (1.35%) IaaS
6 5 (1.13%) PaaS
7 3 (0.68%) Office 365
7 3 (0.68%) OpenShift
8 2 (0.45%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (0.45%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.45%) G Suite
8 2 (0.45%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 1 (0.23%) Amazon ELB
9 1 (0.23%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 43 (9.71%) TCP/IP
2 23 (5.19%) HTTP
3 22 (4.97%) DNS
4 21 (4.74%) Internet
5 17 (3.84%) Network Security
6 15 (3.39%) Firewall
7 14 (3.16%) SAN
7 14 (3.16%) SSL
7 14 (3.16%) VPN
8 9 (2.03%) IPsec
8 9 (2.03%) SNMP
9 7 (1.58%) DHCP
10 5 (1.13%) IPv4
10 5 (1.13%) IPv6
11 4 (0.90%) Broadband
11 4 (0.90%) NAS
12 3 (0.68%) LDAP
12 3 (0.68%) VLAN
13 2 (0.45%) LAN
13 2 (0.45%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 164 (37.02%) MySQL
2 95 (21.44%) SQL Server
3 85 (19.19%) Relational Database
4 61 (13.77%) MongoDB
5 42 (9.48%) RDBMS
6 38 (8.58%) Big Data
6 38 (8.58%) NoSQL
7 27 (6.09%) Apache Cassandra
7 27 (6.09%) Hadoop
8 22 (4.97%) SQL Server 2008
9 21 (4.74%) Neo4j
10 16 (3.61%) Redis
11 15 (3.39%) Pentaho
12 11 (2.48%) InfluxDB
13 9 (2.03%) GIS
14 8 (1.81%) Data Warehouse
14 8 (1.81%) Oracle Database
14 8 (1.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 7 (1.58%) Couchbase
16 6 (1.35%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 76 (17.16%) Git (software)
2 35 (7.90%) Subversion
3 29 (6.55%) JIRA
4 28 (6.32%) GitLab
4 28 (6.32%) Jenkins
5 23 (5.19%) NUnit
6 15 (3.39%) Maven
7 13 (2.93%) gulp
7 13 (2.93%) Talend Open Studio
7 13 (2.93%) webpack
8 12 (2.71%) PostCSS
9 10 (2.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 10 (2.26%) JUnit
10 9 (2.03%) Ant
10 9 (2.03%) Eclipse
11 8 (1.81%) Bower
11 8 (1.81%) Grunt
12 7 (1.58%) Bitbucket
13 4 (0.90%) Artifactory
13 4 (0.90%) FindBugs
General
1 22 (4.97%) Marketing
2 18 (4.06%) Retail
3 17 (3.84%) Finance
4 13 (2.93%) Law
4 13 (2.93%) Telecoms
5 4 (0.90%) Games
5 4 (0.90%) Military
6 3 (0.68%) Manufacturing
6 3 (0.68%) Retail Finance
7 2 (0.45%) Advertising
8 1 (0.23%) Automotive
8 1 (0.23%) Banking
8 1 (0.23%) Billing
8 1 (0.23%) Electronics
8 1 (0.23%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 239 (53.95%) Developer
2 80 (18.06%) Senior Developer
3 63 (14.22%) Python Developer
4 59 (13.32%) Java Developer
5 54 (12.19%) Software Developer
6 43 (9.71%) PHP Developer
7 40 (9.03%) Software Engineer
8 39 (8.80%) Senior Software Developer
9 34 (7.67%) JavaScript Developer
10 32 (7.22%) DevOps Engineer
11 31 (7.00%) Administrator
12 29 (6.55%) .NET Developer
13 27 (6.09%) Linux Engineer
14 24 (5.42%) Full Stack Developer
15 23 (5.19%) Systems Engineer
16 22 (4.97%) Architect
16 22 (4.97%) ASP.NET Developer
16 22 (4.97%) C# Developer
16 22 (4.97%) Senior Java Developer
16 22 (4.97%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 166 (37.47%) HTML
2 130 (29.35%) CSS
3 102 (23.02%) Web Services
4 65 (14.67%) jQuery
5 56 (12.64%) Django
5 56 (12.64%) Node.js
6 54 (12.19%) Spring
7 48 (10.84%) HTML5
8 46 (10.38%) AngularJS
8 46 (10.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 44 (9.93%) .NET
10 43 (9.71%) LAMP
11 41 (9.26%) RESTful
12 37 (8.35%) Ajax
13 36 (8.13%) XML
14 35 (7.90%) Hibernate
15 28 (6.32%) ASP.NET
16 27 (6.09%) Ruby on Rails
17 26 (5.87%) RabbitMQ
18 25 (5.64%) Celery
Miscellaneous
1 25 (5.64%) Computer Science
2 24 (5.42%) Mobile App
3 23 (5.19%) User Experience
4 19 (4.29%) Data Centre
4 19 (4.29%) Greenfield Project
5 16 (3.61%) Analytical Skills
6 12 (2.71%) Fintech
7 11 (2.48%) Enterprise Software
8 10 (2.26%) Replication
9 9 (2.03%) Clustering
9 9 (2.03%) Management Information System
10 8 (1.81%) BBC
10 8 (1.81%) Linux Command Line
10 8 (1.81%) Smart Meter
11 6 (1.35%) Data Structures
11 6 (1.35%) iPad
12 5 (1.13%) Algorithms
12 5 (1.13%) Client/Server
12 5 (1.13%) PKI
12 5 (1.13%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 253 (57.11%) Linux
2 59 (13.32%) Windows
3 50 (11.29%) Unix
4 46 (10.38%) Ubuntu
5 35 (7.90%) CentOS
6 31 (7.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 29 (6.55%) Debian
8 7 (1.58%) AIX
8 7 (1.58%) Android
9 4 (0.90%) Apple iOS
9 4 (0.90%) Windows Server
10 3 (0.68%) Solaris
11 1 (0.23%) Fedora
11 1 (0.23%) FreeBSD
11 1 (0.23%) Windows 10
11 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 192 (43.34%) Agile Software Development
2 106 (23.93%) TDD
3 88 (19.86%) Software Engineering
4 65 (14.67%) MVC
5 59 (13.32%) Scrum
6 56 (12.64%) Continuous Integration
7 53 (11.96%) DevOps
8 51 (11.51%) Open Source
9 49 (11.06%) Unit Testing
10 47 (10.61%) Mentoring
11 45 (10.16%) OO
12 40 (9.03%) BDD
13 39 (8.80%) SDLC
14 35 (7.90%) Analytics
15 32 (7.22%) Microservices
16 31 (7.00%) Front End Development
17 30 (6.77%) ITIL
18 29 (6.55%) Web Development
19 28 (6.32%) Data Analytics
20 27 (6.09%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 201 (45.37%) SQL
2 173 (39.05%) JavaScript
3 156 (35.21%) Python
4 135 (30.47%) Java
5 74 (16.70%) PHP
6 64 (14.45%) Ruby
7 57 (12.87%) Perl
8 45 (10.16%) C#
9 42 (9.48%) C++
10 41 (9.26%) Bash Shell
11 27 (6.09%) C
12 22 (4.97%) PHP 7
13 19 (4.29%) PowerShell
14 18 (4.06%) PHP 5
14 18 (4.06%) Shell Script
15 16 (3.61%) Scala
16 13 (2.93%) ActionScript
16 13 (2.93%) Go
17 12 (2.71%) Jython
18 11 (2.48%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 50 (11.29%) Degree
2 48 (10.84%) Security Cleared
3 39 (8.80%) SC Cleared
4 14 (3.16%) Cisco Certification
5 12 (2.71%) Computer Science Degree
6 10 (2.26%) RHCE
7 8 (1.81%) CCNA
7 8 (1.81%) CISSP
7 8 (1.81%) RHCSA
8 6 (1.35%) CCNP
9 5 (1.13%) CCIE
9 5 (1.13%) Sun Certification
10 3 (0.68%) CTC Cleared
10 3 (0.68%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (0.68%) Postgraduate
10 3 (0.68%) RHCA
11 2 (0.45%) ISTQB
12 1 (0.23%) APMP
12 1 (0.23%) AWS Certification
12 1 (0.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (8.13%) QA
2 9 (2.03%) PCI DSS
3 8 (1.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.68%) HL7
4 3 (0.68%) SLA
5 1 (0.23%) Data Quality
System Software
1 60 (13.54%) Docker
2 28 (6.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (2.71%) Active Directory
4 9 (2.03%) Xen
5 8 (1.81%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 8 (1.81%) vSphere
6 7 (1.58%) vCloud
7 2 (0.45%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 2 (0.45%) KVM
7 2 (0.45%) ProxySG
7 2 (0.45%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (0.45%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.23%) etcd
8 1 (0.23%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.23%) iptables
8 1 (0.23%) Job Entry Subsystem
8 1 (0.23%) Postfix
8 1 (0.23%) Samba
8 1 (0.23%) Varnish
8 1 (0.23%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 45 (10.16%) Ansible
2 31 (7.00%) Puppet
3 28 (6.32%) Kubernetes
4 10 (2.26%) Terraform
5 9 (2.03%) Grafana
5 9 (2.03%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (1.13%) Nagios
6 5 (1.13%) Oracle ZFS
7 4 (0.90%) Oracle RMAN
8 3 (0.68%) Marathon
8 3 (0.68%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 2 (0.45%) Cacti
9 2 (0.45%) Icinga
10 1 (0.23%) Consul
10 1 (0.23%) EMC NetWorker
10 1 (0.23%) Mesos
10 1 (0.23%) Prometheus
10 1 (0.23%) Rancher
10 1 (0.23%) Red Hat Satellite
10 1 (0.23%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 108 (24.38%) Oracle
2 38 (8.58%) Microsoft
2 38 (8.58%) VMware
3 26 (5.87%) Red Hat
4 14 (3.16%) Zend
5 13 (2.93%) Atlassian
5 13 (2.93%) Cisco
5 13 (2.93%) Talend
5 13 (2.93%) Twitter
6 10 (2.26%) HP
7 9 (2.03%) IBM
7 9 (2.03%) LANDesk
8 8 (1.81%) Sony
8 8 (1.81%) Unisys
9 7 (1.58%) Google
10 6 (1.35%) Sun
11 5 (1.13%) Actian
11 5 (1.13%) Cloudera
11 5 (1.13%) Percona
11 5 (1.13%) Splunk