Period
to 24 October 2021

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 24 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PostgreSQL (Postgres)
England > South East
6 months to
24 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 134 152 158
Rank change year-on-year +18 +6 +38
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 475 155 532
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 2.65% 1.93% 2.10%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.23% 6.81% 8.29%
Number of salaries quoted 198 136 467
10th Percentile £36,250 £36,750 £33,700
25th Percentile £45,000 £42,500 £40,383
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +15.00% - -13.04%
75th Percentile £72,500 £62,500 £65,000
90th Percentile £93,250 £71,250 £75,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year - +8.33% -

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 4,643 2,275 6,414
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 25.87% 28.36% 25.33%
Number of salaries quoted 3,183 1,947 5,504
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £31,000
25th Percentile £40,500 £39,000 £37,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £51,668 £50,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +3.34% +5.26% -
75th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £61,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £72,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% +5.00%

PostgreSQL
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing PostgreSQL as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing PostgreSQL in the South East.

Salary trend for PostgreSQL in the South East

PostgreSQL
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing PostgreSQL in the South East over the 6 months to 24 October 2021.

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 24 October 2021. 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
Hampshire +20 302 £55,000 +10.00% 11
Thames Valley -59 97 £60,000 +9.09% 36
Berkshire -50 48 £60,000 - 18
East Sussex -8 33 £35,000 -20.90% 3
Oxfordshire -21 25 £57,500 +15.00% 12
Buckinghamshire -51 24 £67,500 +22.73% 6
Kent -31 12 £67,500 +25.58% 1
Surrey -82 9 £55,000 +4.76% 5
West Sussex - 9 £65,000 - 1
Sussex - 1 £35,000 -
Middlesex - 1 - - 2
PostgreSQL
England

For the 6 months to 24 October 2021, 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.

1 281 (59.16%) Agile Software Development
2 280 (58.95%) Java
3 272 (57.26%) Git (software)
4 271 (57.05%) Python
5 266 (56.00%) Software Engineering
6 264 (55.58%) AWS
7 254 (53.47%) Node.js
8 252 (53.05%) Microservices
8 252 (53.05%) React
9 250 (52.63%) Computer Science
10 249 (52.42%) DevOps
11 247 (52.00%) Linux
12 246 (51.79%) AngularJS
13 244 (51.37%) Degree
14 239 (50.32%) Redis
15 238 (50.11%) Jenkins
16 235 (49.47%) GitHub
17 232 (48.84%) Spring
18 230 (48.42%) Finance
18 230 (48.42%) Ansible
19 218 (45.89%) Kafka
20 209 (44.00%) Cucumber
21 205 (43.16%) OCP
21 205 (43.16%) Oracle Certification
21 205 (43.16%) Banking
22 204 (42.95%) Law
22 204 (42.95%) Gradle
22 204 (42.95%) WireMock
22 204 (42.95%) Inclusion and Diversity
23 203 (42.74%) Digital Banking

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
1 203 (42.74%) GemFire
2 177 (37.26%) Apache
3 175 (36.84%) Apache Spark
4 37 (7.79%) Elasticsearch
5 29 (6.11%) Cloud Foundry
6 8 (1.68%) nginx
7 6 (1.26%) Jupyter
8 4 (0.84%) Apache Solr
8 4 (0.84%) Confluence
9 3 (0.63%) CMS
10 2 (0.42%) Oracle Spatial
10 2 (0.42%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.21%) GeoServer
11 1 (0.21%) GlassFish
11 1 (0.21%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.21%) SharePoint
11 1 (0.21%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (0.63%) Chatbot
2 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.21%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 264 (55.58%) AWS
2 235 (49.47%) GitHub
3 139 (29.26%) Azure
4 124 (26.11%) Amazon Kinesis
5 94 (19.79%) GCP
6 58 (12.21%) Serverless
7 56 (11.79%) OpenShift
8 30 (6.32%) PaaS
9 26 (5.47%) Amazon S3
10 23 (4.84%) AWS Lambda
11 20 (4.21%) Amazon EKS
11 20 (4.21%) Amazon SQS
12 17 (3.58%) Cloud Computing
12 17 (3.58%) SaaS
13 9 (1.89%) CloudFront
13 9 (1.89%) Heroku
14 8 (1.68%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 8 (1.68%) Amazon EC2
15 7 (1.47%) Amazon ECS
15 7 (1.47%) GitHub Actions
Communications & Networking
1 29 (6.11%) Calico
2 22 (4.63%) HTTP
3 6 (1.26%) Firewall
4 3 (0.63%) AMQP
4 3 (0.63%) DNS
4 3 (0.63%) VPN
5 2 (0.42%) MQTT
6 1 (0.21%) LAN
6 1 (0.21%) Network Security
6 1 (0.21%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 239 (50.32%) Redis
2 195 (41.05%) NoSQL
3 177 (37.26%) MariaDB
4 176 (37.05%) HBase
4 176 (37.05%) Relational Database
5 117 (24.63%) Big Data
6 79 (16.63%) MySQL
7 39 (8.21%) SQL Server
8 33 (6.95%) MongoDB
9 30 (6.32%) Amazon RDS
10 23 (4.84%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 7 (1.47%) Blockchain
11 7 (1.47%) Data Warehouse
12 6 (1.26%) Data Mining
12 6 (1.26%) Neo4j
12 6 (1.26%) Power BI
12 6 (1.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 6 (1.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 6 (1.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 5 (1.05%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 272 (57.26%) Git (software)
2 238 (50.11%) Jenkins
3 209 (44.00%) Cucumber
4 204 (42.95%) Gradle
5 203 (42.74%) Protractor
5 203 (42.74%) Sonatype Nexus
6 180 (37.89%) JUnit
7 177 (37.26%) Mockito
8 175 (36.84%) Cypress.io
9 174 (36.63%) Eclipse
9 174 (36.63%) IntelliJ
9 174 (36.63%) Storybook
10 126 (26.53%) Artifactory
11 78 (16.42%) SonarQube
12 39 (8.21%) Selenium
13 29 (6.11%) gulp
14 11 (2.32%) GitLab
14 11 (2.32%) JIRA
15 6 (1.26%) Jasmine
15 6 (1.26%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 230 (48.42%) Finance
2 205 (43.16%) Banking
3 204 (42.95%) Inclusion and Diversity
3 204 (42.95%) Law
4 33 (6.95%) Social Skills
5 30 (6.32%) Analytical Skills
6 29 (6.11%) Retail
7 14 (2.95%) Marketing
8 12 (2.53%) Publishing
9 9 (1.89%) Automotive
10 8 (1.68%) Public Sector
11 4 (0.84%) Financial Institution
11 4 (0.84%) Telecoms
12 2 (0.42%) French Language
12 2 (0.42%) Organisational Skills
13 1 (0.21%) German Language
13 1 (0.21%) Indonesian Language
13 1 (0.21%) Influencing Skills
13 1 (0.21%) Portuguese Language
13 1 (0.21%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 181 (38.11%) Software Engineer
2 153 (32.21%) Developer
3 90 (18.95%) Principal Engineer
4 76 (16.00%) Principal Software Engineer
5 56 (11.79%) Lead Software Engineer
6 53 (11.16%) Software Developer
7 44 (9.26%) Lead Developer
8 37 (7.79%) Lead Software Developer
9 28 (5.89%) Senior Software Engineer
10 26 (5.47%) DevOps Engineer
11 23 (4.84%) Python Developer
11 23 (4.84%) Python Engineer
12 22 (4.63%) Architect
12 22 (4.63%) Full Stack Developer
12 22 (4.63%) Python Software Engineer
13 20 (4.21%) Cloud Engineer
14 18 (3.79%) Analyst
15 17 (3.58%) Java Developer
15 17 (3.58%) Senior Developer
16 16 (3.37%) Software Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 254 (53.47%) Node.js
2 252 (53.05%) React
3 246 (51.79%) AngularJS
4 232 (48.84%) Spring
5 218 (45.89%) Kafka
6 204 (42.95%) WireMock
7 198 (41.68%) CSS
8 192 (40.42%) RESTful
9 185 (38.95%) JSON
10 182 (38.32%) Express
11 180 (37.89%) Redux
12 176 (37.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 174 (36.63%) Spark Streaming
13 174 (36.63%) Tailwind CSS
14 168 (35.37%) Play Framework
15 155 (32.63%) RabbitMQ
16 131 (27.58%) LAMP
17 130 (27.37%) LAPP Stack
18 84 (17.68%) REST
19 56 (11.79%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 178 (37.47%) Linux Command Line
2 100 (21.05%) User Experience
3 90 (18.95%) Self-Motivation
4 27 (5.68%) Management Information System
5 25 (5.26%) Cloud Native
6 24 (5.05%) Photography
7 16 (3.37%) Virtual Team
8 9 (1.89%) Algorithms
9 8 (1.68%) Mobile App
10 6 (1.26%) Data Structures
11 5 (1.05%) Fibre Optics
11 5 (1.05%) Greenfield Project
11 5 (1.05%) Legacy Code
12 4 (0.84%) Blog
12 4 (0.84%) Client/Server
12 4 (0.84%) Public Cloud
12 4 (0.84%) Social Media
13 3 (0.63%) Life Science
13 3 (0.63%) Robotics
13 3 (0.63%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 247 (52.00%) Linux
2 200 (42.11%) Unix
3 16 (3.37%) CentOS
4 12 (2.53%) Ubuntu
4 12 (2.53%) Windows
5 3 (0.63%) Android
5 3 (0.63%) Apple iOS
5 3 (0.63%) Debian
6 2 (0.42%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.21%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 281 (59.16%) Agile Software Development
2 266 (56.00%) Software Engineering
3 252 (53.05%) Microservices
4 250 (52.63%) Computer Science
5 249 (52.42%) DevOps
6 203 (42.74%) Digital Banking
7 184 (38.74%) TDD
8 176 (37.05%) Validation
9 174 (36.63%) Cross-Browser Testing
10 166 (34.95%) Full Stack Development
11 152 (32.00%) Scrum
12 147 (30.95%) OO
13 141 (29.68%) Business Continuity
14 133 (28.00%) Multithreading
15 130 (27.37%) Clean Code
16 129 (27.16%) BDD
17 128 (26.95%) High Availability
18 125 (26.32%) Software Testing
19 123 (25.89%) Performance Monitoring
20 114 (24.00%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 280 (58.95%) Java
2 271 (57.05%) Python
3 192 (40.42%) Shell Script
4 174 (36.63%) Groovy
5 120 (25.26%) JavaScript
6 113 (23.79%) SQL
7 64 (13.47%) C#
8 56 (11.79%) TypeScript
9 47 (9.89%) Bash Shell
10 43 (9.05%) Go
11 34 (7.16%) Ruby
12 31 (6.53%) C
13 30 (6.32%) PHP
14 28 (5.89%) C++
15 23 (4.84%) Perl
16 13 (2.74%) PowerShell
17 10 (2.11%) R
18 5 (1.05%) PL/SQL
19 4 (0.84%) Java 8
20 3 (0.63%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 244 (51.37%) Degree
2 205 (43.16%) OCP
2 205 (43.16%) Oracle Certification
3 48 (10.11%) Computer Science Degree
4 9 (1.89%) Security Cleared
5 6 (1.26%) Numerate Degree
6 3 (0.63%) DV Cleared
7 2 (0.42%) AWS Certification
7 2 (0.42%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.21%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.21%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (6.32%) SLA
2 9 (1.89%) QA
3 7 (1.47%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.63%) 21 CFR Part 11
4 3 (0.63%) GxP
4 3 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.42%) GDPR
5 2 (0.42%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.21%) ISO 13485
System Software
1 174 (36.63%) HDFS
2 132 (27.79%) Docker
3 121 (25.47%) VMware Infrastructure
4 30 (6.32%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (0.84%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 3 (0.63%) Active Directory
6 3 (0.63%) vSphere
7 2 (0.42%) Postfix
8 1 (0.21%) GlusterFS
8 1 (0.21%) NFS
8 1 (0.21%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 230 (48.42%) Ansible
2 109 (22.95%) Kubernetes
3 76 (16.00%) Opscode Chef
4 30 (6.32%) Grafana
4 30 (6.32%) Kibana
5 24 (5.05%) Apache Brooklyn
6 22 (4.63%) Terraform
7 17 (3.58%) Puppet
8 2 (0.42%) HAProxy
9 1 (0.21%) Host Intrusion Detection System
9 1 (0.21%) linkerd
9 1 (0.21%) logstash
9 1 (0.21%) Network Intrusion Detection System
9 1 (0.21%) Prometheus
9 1 (0.21%) Single Sign-On
9 1 (0.21%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 177 (37.26%) VMware
2 174 (36.63%) Okta
3 69 (14.53%) Oracle
4 18 (3.79%) PayPal
5 17 (3.58%) Red Hat
6 8 (1.68%) Microsoft
7 5 (1.05%) InterSystems
8 4 (0.84%) Brandwatch
9 3 (0.63%) Agilent
9 3 (0.63%) Atlassian
9 3 (0.63%) SaltStack
10 2 (0.42%) Netlify
10 2 (0.42%) Rollbar
10 2 (0.42%) Splunk
11 1 (0.21%) Databricks
11 1 (0.21%) Foundry
11 1 (0.21%) Hortonworks
11 1 (0.21%) Palantir
11 1 (0.21%) Talend
11 1 (0.21%) WSO2