Period
to 16 December 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 16 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PostgreSQL (Postgres)
England > South East
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 192 188 311
Rank change year-on-year -4 +123 +31
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 482 520 306
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.73% 1.67% 0.90%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.00% 5.27% 3.11%
Number of salaries quoted 391 420 284
South East median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +17.65%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £67,500 £68,750
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +10.00%

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 8,030 9,867 9,854
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 28.83% 31.78% 29.04%
Number of salaries quoted 6,629 8,481 8,631
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +3.45%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £28,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £65,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +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 16 December 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 16 December 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 +55 266 £55,000 +4.76% 56
Berkshire +60 141 £62,500 +19.05% 24
Oxfordshire +12 86 £50,000 -6.98% 26
Hampshire -59 68 £55,000 +15.79% 8
East Sussex +4 61 £60,000 +33.33% 5
Surrey +22 49 £61,250 +11.36% 9
Buckinghamshire +28 39 £42,000 -13.85% 6
West Sussex -27 26 £52,500 +5.00% 1
Kent +21 7 £45,000 +28.57% 3
Home Counties - 3 £35,000 -
PostgreSQL
England

For the 6 months to 16 December 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.

1 271 (56.22%) Java
2 259 (53.73%) Agile Software Development
3 193 (40.04%) JavaScript
4 185 (38.38%) SQL
5 163 (33.82%) Python
6 161 (33.40%) Linux
7 146 (30.29%) HTML
8 141 (29.25%) MySQL
9 119 (24.69%) CSS
9 119 (24.69%) Git (software)
10 118 (24.48%) Spring
11 112 (23.24%) Amazon AWS
11 112 (23.24%) SQL Server
12 110 (22.82%) Jenkins
13 107 (22.20%) Scrum
14 96 (19.92%) AngularJS
15 92 (19.09%) Relational Database
16 84 (17.43%) TDD
16 84 (17.43%) Oracle
16 84 (17.43%) C#
17 82 (17.01%) Docker
18 79 (16.39%) DevOps
19 78 (16.18%) Microservices
20 76 (15.77%) MongoDB
21 75 (15.56%) Degree
22 73 (15.15%) Software Engineering
22 73 (15.15%) Maven
23 72 (14.94%) HTML5
24 70 (14.52%) React
25 68 (14.11%) Problem-Solving

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 50 (10.37%) Tomcat
2 38 (7.88%) Elasticsearch
3 28 (5.81%) Confluence
4 21 (4.36%) Apache
4 21 (4.36%) JBoss
5 12 (2.49%) nginx
6 10 (2.07%) OpenStack
6 10 (2.07%) SharePoint
7 7 (1.45%) Apache ServiceMix
7 7 (1.45%) CloudStack
7 7 (1.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 7 (1.45%) WebLogic
8 6 (1.24%) Oracle Workflow
8 6 (1.24%) WebSphere
9 5 (1.04%) Alfresco
9 5 (1.04%) Apache Solr
9 5 (1.04%) WordPress
10 4 (0.83%) IIS
10 4 (0.83%) IPython
11 3 (0.62%) GeoServer
Applications
1 2 (0.41%) Chatbot
2 1 (0.21%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.21%) Adobe Campaign
1 1 (0.21%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (0.21%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (0.21%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.21%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (0.21%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 112 (23.24%) Amazon AWS
2 54 (11.20%) Microsoft Azure
3 28 (5.81%) SaaS
4 17 (3.53%) Google Cloud Platform
5 16 (3.32%) Amazon EC2
5 16 (3.32%) OpenShift
6 10 (2.07%) Amazon S3
6 10 (2.07%) Cloud Computing
7 9 (1.87%) GitHub
8 7 (1.45%) Serverless
9 6 (1.24%) Amazon EMR
9 6 (1.24%) npm
10 3 (0.62%) Amazon SQS
10 3 (0.62%) AWS CloudFormation
10 3 (0.62%) Google Analytics
10 3 (0.62%) Linode
10 3 (0.62%) NuGet
10 3 (0.62%) PaaS
11 2 (0.41%) Amazon SageMaker
11 2 (0.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (3.73%) Internet
2 17 (3.53%) DNS
3 8 (1.66%) HTTP
3 8 (1.66%) TCP/IP
4 7 (1.45%) DHCP
5 6 (1.24%) Broadband
5 6 (1.24%) Firewall
6 5 (1.04%) AMQP
6 5 (1.04%) Wireless
7 4 (0.83%) DAB
8 3 (0.62%) IPv6
8 3 (0.62%) SAN
8 3 (0.62%) VPN
9 2 (0.41%) Kerberos
9 2 (0.41%) Network Security
9 2 (0.41%) SMS
9 2 (0.41%) SSL
9 2 (0.41%) VLAN
10 1 (0.21%) MQTT
10 1 (0.21%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 141 (29.25%) MySQL
2 112 (23.24%) SQL Server
3 92 (19.09%) Relational Database
4 76 (15.77%) MongoDB
5 50 (10.37%) NoSQL
6 44 (9.13%) RDBMS
7 39 (8.09%) Big Data
8 36 (7.47%) Redis
9 31 (6.43%) Data Warehouse
10 23 (4.77%) Hadoop
11 22 (4.56%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 17 (3.53%) Apache Cassandra
12 17 (3.53%) GIS
13 16 (3.32%) Amazon Aurora
14 12 (2.49%) MariaDB
15 11 (2.28%) Amazon Redshift
16 8 (1.66%) Amazon RDS
17 7 (1.45%) Apache Hive
17 7 (1.45%) Impala
17 7 (1.45%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 119 (24.69%) Git (software)
2 110 (22.82%) Jenkins
3 73 (15.15%) Maven
4 64 (13.28%) JIRA
5 48 (9.96%) Subversion
6 32 (6.64%) Eclipse
7 31 (6.43%) Gradle
8 24 (4.98%) IntelliJ
9 23 (4.77%) Selenium
10 22 (4.56%) GitLab
11 21 (4.36%) JUnit
12 19 (3.94%) Bitbucket
13 14 (2.90%) Cucumber
14 13 (2.70%) Vagrant
15 9 (1.87%) Mockito
16 8 (1.66%) CruiseControl
17 7 (1.45%) JMeter
17 7 (1.45%) WiX
18 6 (1.24%) Bower
18 6 (1.24%) Mocha
General
1 38 (7.88%) Retail
2 36 (7.47%) Finance
3 19 (3.94%) Telecoms
4 11 (2.28%) Law
5 10 (2.07%) Games
6 7 (1.45%) Publishing
7 6 (1.24%) Banking
8 4 (0.83%) Local Government
9 3 (0.62%) Aerospace
9 3 (0.62%) Marketing
10 2 (0.41%) Military
11 1 (0.21%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 258 (53.53%) Developer
2 76 (15.77%) Java Developer
3 53 (11.00%) Senior Developer
4 41 (8.51%) Python Developer
5 40 (8.30%) Full Stack Developer
6 37 (7.68%) Software Developer
7 36 (7.47%) Architect
8 34 (7.05%) Java Engineer
9 25 (5.19%) Software Engineer
10 24 (4.98%) C# Developer
11 22 (4.56%) DevOps Engineer
12 21 (4.36%) Support Engineer
13 20 (4.15%) JavaScript Developer
13 20 (4.15%) Senior Java Developer
13 20 (4.15%) Team Leader
14 19 (3.94%) DBA
15 18 (3.73%) Lead Developer
16 17 (3.53%) Linux Engineer
17 16 (3.32%) Administrator
17 16 (3.32%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 146 (30.29%) HTML
2 119 (24.69%) CSS
3 118 (24.48%) Spring
4 96 (19.92%) AngularJS
5 72 (14.94%) HTML5
6 70 (14.52%) React
7 66 (13.69%) jQuery
8 60 (12.45%) Spring Boot
9 52 (10.79%) REST
9 52 (10.79%) XML
10 51 (10.58%) Hibernate
11 50 (10.37%) Web Services
12 48 (9.96%) .NET
13 46 (9.54%) J2EE
14 44 (9.13%) Node.js
15 37 (7.68%) CSS3
15 37 (7.68%) JSON
16 32 (6.64%) Kafka
16 32 (6.64%) SOAP
17 30 (6.22%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 46 (9.54%) Greenfield Project
2 24 (4.98%) Algorithms
2 24 (4.98%) Enterprise Software
3 22 (4.56%) User Experience
4 21 (4.36%) Analytical Skills
5 17 (3.53%) Mobile App
6 16 (3.32%) Self-Motivation
7 9 (1.87%) Linux Command Line
8 8 (1.66%) Public Cloud
9 7 (1.45%) Fintech
9 7 (1.45%) Smart Meter
10 4 (0.83%) Augmented Reality
11 3 (0.62%) Data Centre
11 3 (0.62%) Data Structures
11 3 (0.62%) Linked Data
11 3 (0.62%) Management Information System
11 3 (0.62%) Private Cloud
11 3 (0.62%) Replication
12 2 (0.41%) e-Learning
12 2 (0.41%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 161 (33.40%) Linux
2 53 (11.00%) Windows
3 38 (7.88%) Unix
4 26 (5.39%) CentOS
5 25 (5.19%) Ubuntu
6 16 (3.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (1.66%) Windows Server
8 7 (1.45%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (1.04%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (0.83%) FreeBSD
10 4 (0.83%) Solaris
11 3 (0.62%) Android
11 3 (0.62%) Apple iOS
12 2 (0.41%) AIX
13 1 (0.21%) Debian
13 1 (0.21%) Windows 10
13 1 (0.21%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 259 (53.73%) Agile Software Development
2 107 (22.20%) Scrum
3 84 (17.43%) TDD
4 79 (16.39%) DevOps
5 78 (16.18%) Microservices
6 73 (15.15%) Software Engineering
7 68 (14.11%) Problem-Solving
8 62 (12.86%) Continuous Integration
9 60 (12.45%) MVC
10 54 (11.20%) OO
11 46 (9.54%) Open Source
12 41 (8.51%) BDD
12 41 (8.51%) Kanban
13 40 (8.30%) Web Development
14 36 (7.47%) Continuous Improvement
15 34 (7.05%) Computer Science
15 34 (7.05%) Configuration Management
16 33 (6.85%) Test Automation
17 30 (6.22%) High Availability
18 27 (5.60%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 271 (56.22%) Java
2 193 (40.04%) JavaScript
3 185 (38.38%) SQL
4 163 (33.82%) Python
5 84 (17.43%) C#
6 53 (11.00%) C++
7 48 (9.96%) Java 8
8 38 (7.88%) PHP
9 35 (7.26%) Bash Shell
10 32 (6.64%) Ruby
11 26 (5.39%) Go
12 24 (4.98%) C
13 21 (4.36%) Perl
13 21 (4.36%) Scala
14 20 (4.15%) PowerShell
15 19 (3.94%) Kotlin
16 18 (3.73%) PL/SQL
17 17 (3.53%) TypeScript
18 16 (3.32%) ES6
18 16 (3.32%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 75 (15.56%) Degree
2 28 (5.81%) Computer Science Degree
3 18 (3.73%) Security Cleared
4 14 (2.90%) SC Cleared
5 9 (1.87%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (1.87%) RHCA
6 4 (0.83%) TOGAF Certification
7 3 (0.62%) DV Cleared
8 2 (0.41%) Master's Degree
9 1 (0.21%) Chartered Engineer
9 1 (0.21%) CITP
9 1 (0.21%) ISEB
9 1 (0.21%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.21%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.21%) PMP
9 1 (0.21%) RHCE
9 1 (0.21%) Sun Certification
9 1 (0.21%) VCP6
9 1 (0.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (4.36%) QA
2 5 (1.04%) PSD2
3 3 (0.62%) ISO 9001
3 3 (0.62%) WCAG
4 2 (0.41%) SLA
5 1 (0.21%) GDPR
System Software
1 82 (17.01%) Docker
2 20 (4.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (3.32%) vSphere
4 10 (2.07%) Active Directory
5 6 (1.24%) Apache Flume
5 6 (1.24%) Xen
6 5 (1.04%) KVM
7 4 (0.83%) Hyper-V
7 4 (0.83%) XenServer
8 3 (0.62%) Postfix
8 3 (0.62%) XenApp
9 2 (0.41%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 2 (0.41%) oVirt
9 2 (0.41%) pfSense
10 1 (0.21%) ACF2
10 1 (0.21%) iptables
10 1 (0.21%) Oracle RAC
10 1 (0.21%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
10 1 (0.21%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.21%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 46 (9.54%) Ansible
2 38 (7.88%) Kubernetes
2 38 (7.88%) Puppet
3 16 (3.32%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (1.87%) logstash
4 9 (1.87%) Marathon
4 9 (1.87%) Mesos
5 8 (1.66%) HAProxy
6 7 (1.45%) Rancher
7 6 (1.24%) Hadoop YARN
7 6 (1.24%) Single Sign-On
7 6 (1.24%) Terraform
8 2 (0.41%) Kibana
9 1 (0.21%) CA Spectrum
9 1 (0.21%) Capistrano
9 1 (0.21%) Data Guard
9 1 (0.21%) Grafana
9 1 (0.21%) Oracle RMAN
9 1 (0.21%) SCCM
9 1 (0.21%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 84 (17.43%) Oracle
2 36 (7.47%) VMware
3 26 (5.39%) Atlassian
4 22 (4.56%) Microsoft
5 14 (2.90%) IBM
5 14 (2.90%) Red Hat
6 13 (2.70%) Capita
7 11 (2.28%) Google
8 10 (2.07%) Salesforce.com
8 10 (2.07%) Sybase
8 10 (2.07%) Tableau
8 10 (2.07%) Zend
9 9 (1.87%) Unisys
10 8 (1.66%) Splunk
11 7 (1.45%) Cloudera
11 7 (1.45%) SaltStack
11 7 (1.45%) Twitter
12 6 (1.24%) Cognos
12 6 (1.24%) Hortonworks
13 3 (0.62%) Xamarin