Period
to 20 May 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 20 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PostgreSQL (Postgres)
England > South East
6 months to
20 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 165 198 249
Rank change year-on-year +33 +51 +70
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 502 500 379
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.93% 1.65% 1.29%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.06% 5.48% 4.35%
Number of salaries quoted 407 376 323
South East median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £75,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £60,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -4.17% +14.29% -

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 7,115 9,126 8,707
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 27.31% 30.03% 29.66%
Number of salaries quoted 5,952 7,793 7,488
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £29,300 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £66,250 £65,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% 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 20 May 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 20 May 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 +40 278 £52,500 +5.00% 14
Berkshire +39 140 £56,500 +13.00% 3
Hampshire -22 92 £52,500 +5.00% 2
Buckinghamshire +71 77 £52,500 +8.25% 5
West Sussex +38 69 £50,000 +33.33% 1
Oxfordshire +2 61 £46,250 -2.63% 6
Surrey +28 36 £55,000 -8.33% 2
East Sussex -27 24 £60,000 +14.29%
Kent +20 3 £47,500 -17.39%
PostgreSQL
England

For the 6 months to 20 May 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.

1 278 (55.38%) Java
2 251 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 195 (38.84%) Spring
4 176 (35.06%) Agile Software Development
4 176 (35.06%) Docker
5 174 (34.66%) SQL
6 166 (33.07%) Linux
7 155 (30.88%) Git (software)
8 133 (26.49%) Python
9 126 (25.10%) SQL Server
10 125 (24.90%) Amazon AWS
11 120 (23.90%) HTML
12 119 (23.71%) MySQL
12 119 (23.71%) MongoDB
12 119 (23.71%) React
13 107 (21.31%) Software Engineering
14 106 (21.12%) Jenkins
15 101 (20.12%) Redis
16 95 (18.92%) Scrum
17 92 (18.33%) CSS
18 90 (17.93%) Microservices
19 88 (17.53%) C#
20 85 (16.93%) Oracle
20 85 (16.93%) Degree
21 84 (16.73%) REST
22 83 (16.53%) JIRA
23 81 (16.14%) Web Services
24 80 (15.94%) Relational Database
25 79 (15.74%) DevOps
26 77 (15.34%) Kubernetes

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 73 (14.54%) Tomcat
2 63 (12.55%) Confluence
3 60 (11.95%) Elasticsearch
4 39 (7.77%) Apache
5 25 (4.98%) JBoss
5 25 (4.98%) OpenStack
6 22 (4.38%) GeoServer
7 15 (2.99%) nginx
8 11 (2.19%) Oracle Workflow
9 9 (1.79%) SharePoint
10 7 (1.39%) ArcGIS
11 6 (1.20%) WebLogic
11 6 (1.20%) WordPress
12 4 (0.80%) Apache Spark
12 4 (0.80%) GlassFish
13 3 (0.60%) WebLogic Portal
13 3 (0.60%) WebSphere
14 2 (0.40%) Drupal
14 2 (0.40%) IIS
14 2 (0.40%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 2 (0.40%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.20%) Chatbot
2 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 6 (1.20%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (0.80%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (0.20%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.20%) SAP MDG
Cloud Services
1 125 (24.90%) Amazon AWS
2 65 (12.95%) SaaS
3 54 (10.76%) Microsoft Azure
4 27 (5.38%) Heroku
5 24 (4.78%) Serverless
6 19 (3.78%) Google Cloud Platform
7 17 (3.39%) AWS Lambda
8 16 (3.19%) GitHub
9 15 (2.99%) AWS CloudFormation
10 13 (2.59%) Amazon EC2
11 12 (2.39%) OpenShift
12 10 (1.99%) Amazon S3
13 7 (1.39%) Cloud Computing
13 7 (1.39%) Slack
14 6 (1.20%) Office 365
15 5 (1.00%) Azure Active Directory
16 4 (0.80%) Amazon EMR
16 4 (0.80%) CloudFront
17 3 (0.60%) Amazon Kinesis
17 3 (0.60%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (5.58%) TCP/IP
2 24 (4.78%) DNS
3 17 (3.39%) Firewall
3 17 (3.39%) VPN
4 13 (2.59%) DHCP
5 9 (1.79%) SAN
5 9 (1.79%) SSL
6 8 (1.59%) AMQP
7 7 (1.39%) Radio Access Network
7 7 (1.39%) Wireshark
8 6 (1.20%) HTTP
8 6 (1.20%) VLAN
8 6 (1.20%) Wireless
9 5 (1.00%) Broadband
10 4 (0.80%) FTP
10 4 (0.80%) SMS
10 4 (0.80%) SSH
11 3 (0.60%) LAN
11 3 (0.60%) Network Security
11 3 (0.60%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 126 (25.10%) SQL Server
2 119 (23.71%) MongoDB
2 119 (23.71%) MySQL
3 101 (20.12%) Redis
4 80 (15.94%) Relational Database
5 50 (9.96%) NoSQL
6 46 (9.16%) RDBMS
7 29 (5.78%) GIS
8 28 (5.58%) Big Data
9 13 (2.59%) Amazon Aurora
10 12 (2.39%) Geospatial Data
11 10 (1.99%) Hadoop
12 9 (1.79%) Amazon RDS
13 8 (1.59%) MariaDB
13 8 (1.59%) Oracle Database
14 7 (1.39%) Neo4j
15 6 (1.20%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 6 (1.20%) HBase
15 6 (1.20%) QGIS
15 6 (1.20%) Spatial Data
Development Applications
1 155 (30.88%) Git (software)
2 106 (21.12%) Jenkins
3 83 (16.53%) JIRA
4 70 (13.94%) Maven
5 48 (9.56%) Selenium
6 36 (7.17%) Cucumber
7 31 (6.18%) Babel
7 31 (6.18%) webpack
8 30 (5.98%) JUnit
9 22 (4.38%) Subversion
10 21 (4.18%) Eclipse
11 19 (3.78%) JMeter
12 18 (3.59%) Gradle
13 16 (3.19%) Bitbucket
14 15 (2.99%) Mockito
15 13 (2.59%) GitLab
16 11 (2.19%) Ant
16 11 (2.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 11 (2.19%) IntelliJ
16 11 (2.19%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 51 (10.16%) Retail
2 42 (8.37%) Finance
3 15 (2.99%) Publishing
4 12 (2.39%) Telecoms
5 11 (2.19%) Marketing
6 10 (1.99%) Electronics
7 9 (1.79%) Manufacturing
8 7 (1.39%) Banking
8 7 (1.39%) Games
9 6 (1.20%) Law
10 4 (0.80%) Aerospace
10 4 (0.80%) Legal
10 4 (0.80%) Local Government
11 2 (0.40%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.20%) Automotive
12 1 (0.20%) Greek Language
12 1 (0.20%) Military
Job Titles
1 288 (57.37%) Developer
2 136 (27.09%) Java Developer
3 55 (10.96%) Full Stack Developer
4 51 (10.16%) Software Engineer
5 41 (8.17%) Senior Developer
6 36 (7.17%) Linux Engineer
7 34 (6.77%) JavaScript Developer
8 33 (6.57%) C# Developer
9 24 (4.78%) Backend Developer
9 24 (4.78%) Software Developer
10 23 (4.58%) Support Engineer
10 23 (4.58%) Systems Engineer
11 21 (4.18%) .NET Developer
12 20 (3.98%) Python Developer
13 19 (3.78%) DevOps Engineer
13 19 (3.78%) Web Developer
14 18 (3.59%) Linux Systems Engineer
15 17 (3.39%) React Developer
15 17 (3.39%) Senior Java Developer
16 16 (3.19%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 195 (38.84%) Spring
2 120 (23.90%) HTML
3 119 (23.71%) React
4 92 (18.33%) CSS
5 84 (16.73%) REST
6 81 (16.14%) Web Services
7 73 (14.54%) Hibernate
7 73 (14.54%) XML
8 70 (13.94%) Spring Boot
9 68 (13.55%) .NET
9 68 (13.55%) JSON
10 67 (13.35%) AngularJS
11 62 (12.35%) J2EE
12 57 (11.35%) jQuery
13 52 (10.36%) RabbitMQ
14 50 (9.96%) RESTful
15 48 (9.56%) ASP.NET
16 47 (9.36%) Kafka
17 45 (8.96%) HTML5
18 44 (8.76%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 26 (5.18%) Algorithms
2 25 (4.98%) Enterprise Software
3 22 (4.38%) Data Centre
4 19 (3.78%) User Experience
5 18 (3.59%) Mobile App
6 17 (3.39%) Greenfield Project
7 16 (3.19%) Analytical Skills
8 14 (2.79%) Management Information System
9 12 (2.39%) Data Structures
10 10 (1.99%) Fintech
11 8 (1.59%) Linux Command Line
12 7 (1.39%) Smart Meter
13 6 (1.20%) Self-Motivation
14 4 (0.80%) Private Cloud
15 3 (0.60%) Digital Signage
16 2 (0.40%) Cloud Native
16 2 (0.40%) Hybrid Cloud
16 2 (0.40%) Renewable Energy
17 1 (0.20%) Linked Data
17 1 (0.20%) PlayStation
Operating Systems
1 166 (33.07%) Linux
2 52 (10.36%) Windows
3 28 (5.58%) CentOS
4 27 (5.38%) Unix
5 22 (4.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 16 (3.19%) Ubuntu
7 9 (1.79%) Android
8 8 (1.59%) Windows Server
9 5 (1.00%) AIX
10 4 (0.80%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (0.40%) Debian
11 2 (0.40%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.20%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 176 (35.06%) Agile Software Development
2 107 (21.31%) Software Engineering
3 95 (18.92%) Scrum
4 90 (17.93%) Microservices
5 79 (15.74%) DevOps
6 65 (12.95%) TDD
7 59 (11.75%) MVC
8 54 (10.76%) OO
9 48 (9.56%) Computer Science
10 44 (8.76%) Continuous Integration
11 42 (8.37%) Open Source
11 42 (8.37%) Web Development
12 40 (7.97%) Burndown Charts
13 39 (7.77%) Planning Poker
13 39 (7.77%) Sprint Planning
14 37 (7.37%) Front End Development
15 34 (6.77%) Multichannel Retail
16 32 (6.37%) Test Automation
17 31 (6.18%) Mentoring
17 31 (6.18%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 278 (55.38%) Java
2 251 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 174 (34.66%) SQL
4 133 (26.49%) Python
5 88 (17.53%) C#
6 42 (8.37%) TypeScript
7 39 (7.77%) Java 8
7 39 (7.77%) Ruby
8 37 (7.37%) ES6
9 36 (7.17%) PHP
10 35 (6.97%) Perl
11 32 (6.37%) C++
12 31 (6.18%) ES7
13 30 (5.98%) Kotlin
14 24 (4.78%) Bash Shell
15 22 (4.38%) Scala
16 17 (3.39%) PowerShell
16 17 (3.39%) Shell Script
17 15 (2.99%) C
18 14 (2.79%) Go
Qualifications
1 85 (16.93%) Degree
2 37 (7.37%) Security Cleared
3 22 (4.38%) Computer Science Degree
4 20 (3.98%) SC Cleared
5 7 (1.39%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 6 (1.20%) PhD
7 5 (1.00%) RHCE
8 4 (0.80%) AWS Certification
8 4 (0.80%) DV Cleared
8 4 (0.80%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (0.60%) CCNA
9 3 (0.60%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (0.60%) Master's Degree
9 3 (0.60%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (0.40%) CCNP
10 2 (0.40%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 2 (0.40%) RHCA
11 1 (0.20%) CTC Cleared
11 1 (0.20%) ISTQB
11 1 (0.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (3.59%) QA
2 9 (1.79%) SLA
3 4 (0.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.60%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.40%) PSD2
System Software
1 176 (35.06%) Docker
2 38 (7.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (2.59%) iptables
3 13 (2.59%) Xen
4 10 (1.99%) Active Directory
5 7 (1.39%) Hyper-V
6 5 (1.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 5 (1.00%) oVirt
6 5 (1.00%) pfSense
7 4 (0.80%) etcd
7 4 (0.80%) NFS
7 4 (0.80%) Squid
8 3 (0.60%) KVM
8 3 (0.60%) QEMU
9 2 (0.40%) LXC
9 2 (0.40%) Postfix
9 2 (0.40%) vCloud
9 2 (0.40%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (0.40%) vSphere
10 1 (0.20%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 77 (15.34%) Kubernetes
2 60 (11.95%) Ansible
3 48 (9.56%) Puppet
4 39 (7.77%) Marathon
4 39 (7.77%) Mesos
5 29 (5.78%) Terraform
6 16 (3.19%) Opscode Chef
7 8 (1.59%) SELinux
8 7 (1.39%) Prometheus
8 7 (1.39%) Red Hat Satellite
9 6 (1.20%) Nagios
9 6 (1.20%) Packer
10 5 (1.00%) Consul
10 5 (1.00%) Docker Swarm
10 5 (1.00%) Grafana
10 5 (1.00%) HAProxy
11 4 (0.80%) Kibana
12 3 (0.60%) Single Sign-On
12 3 (0.60%) Tivoli
12 3 (0.60%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 85 (16.93%) Oracle
2 42 (8.37%) VMware
3 32 (6.37%) Atlassian
3 32 (6.37%) Red Hat
4 28 (5.58%) Microsoft
5 13 (2.59%) Ivanti
6 10 (1.99%) SAP
7 8 (1.59%) Google
8 7 (1.39%) ESRI
9 6 (1.20%) IBM
9 6 (1.20%) Mapbox
9 6 (1.20%) Mapinfo
9 6 (1.20%) Remedy
9 6 (1.20%) Twitter
9 6 (1.20%) Zend
10 5 (1.00%) Telerik
11 4 (0.80%) Cisco
11 4 (0.80%) Cypress Semiconductor
11 4 (0.80%) ServiceNow
11 4 (0.80%) TIBCO