Period
to 20 January 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 20 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PostgreSQL (Postgres)
England > South East
6 months to
20 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 151 152 175
Rank change year-on-year +1 +23 +15
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 198 459 488
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 1.98% 1.99% 1.85%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.35% 7.95% 6.33%
Number of salaries quoted 207 435 420
Median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
10th Percentile £36,135 £36,250 £32,725
90th Percentile £70,000 £75,000 £78,875
England median annual salary £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year - +4.17% +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 2,695 5,775 7,710
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 26.92% 25.05% 29.24%
Number of salaries quoted 2,325 4,881 6,446
Median annual salary £50,702 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.74% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £33,750 £31,000 £29,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £71,250 £73,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +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 20 January 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 20 January 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 +55 91 £50,000 -13.04% 13
Thames Valley +1 83 £56,000 -2.61% 14
Berkshire -6 43 £60,000 -7.69% 5
Buckinghamshire +34 22 £57,000 +14.00% 2
Oxfordshire +24 18 £50,000 +5.26% 7
Surrey +49 14 £63,750 +21.43% 4
Kent +28 4 £58,750 +17.50% 4
East Sussex +14 2 £65,000 +41.30%
West Sussex -2 1 £30,000 -31.43% 1
PostgreSQL
England

For the 6 months to 20 January 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.

1 105 (53.03%) Python
2 85 (42.93%) SQL
3 80 (40.40%) DevOps
4 71 (35.86%) Java
5 70 (35.35%) Linux
6 69 (34.85%) Kubernetes
7 67 (33.84%) Agile Software Development
8 65 (32.83%) Docker
9 60 (30.30%) Terraform
10 54 (27.27%) AWS
11 53 (26.77%) Microservices
12 52 (26.26%) GCP
13 51 (25.76%) Elasticsearch
13 51 (25.76%) Google
14 49 (24.75%) Spring
14 49 (24.75%) Security Cleared
15 46 (23.23%) JavaScript
16 43 (21.72%) SC Cleared
17 41 (20.71%) Degree
17 41 (20.71%) RabbitMQ
18 39 (19.70%) Public Sector
18 39 (19.70%) Git (software)
18 39 (19.70%) Azure
19 38 (19.19%) Software Engineering
20 37 (18.69%) Apache Spark
21 36 (18.18%) API Integration
21 36 (18.18%) GitHub
21 36 (18.18%) SQL Server
22 35 (17.68%) MySQL
22 35 (17.68%) Apache

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 51 (25.76%) Elasticsearch
2 37 (18.69%) Apache Spark
3 35 (17.68%) Apache
4 5 (2.53%) nginx
5 3 (1.52%) Confluence
5 3 (1.52%) GlassFish
5 3 (1.52%) IIS
5 3 (1.52%) Tornado
5 3 (1.52%) WebLogic
6 2 (1.01%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.51%) ArcGIS
7 1 (0.51%) GeoServer
7 1 (0.51%) Liferay
7 1 (0.51%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.51%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.51%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (0.51%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 54 (27.27%) AWS
2 52 (26.26%) GCP
3 39 (19.70%) Azure
4 36 (18.18%) GitHub
5 34 (17.17%) Stackdriver
6 13 (6.57%) Serverless
7 12 (6.06%) AWS Lambda
8 11 (5.56%) Amazon S3
9 8 (4.04%) Amazon EC2
9 8 (4.04%) Amazon EKS
10 7 (3.54%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 7 (3.54%) AWS CloudFormation
10 7 (3.54%) PaaS
10 7 (3.54%) SaaS
11 6 (3.03%) Google Play
12 5 (2.53%) Amazon Cognito
12 5 (2.53%) Amazon SQS
12 5 (2.53%) AWS Fargate
13 4 (2.02%) Amazon ECS
13 4 (2.02%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.53%) Firewall
2 2 (1.01%) IPv4
2 2 (1.01%) IPv6
2 2 (1.01%) iSCSI
2 2 (1.01%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.51%) CDMA
3 1 (0.51%) DHCP
3 1 (0.51%) DNS
3 1 (0.51%) GSM
3 1 (0.51%) HTTP
3 1 (0.51%) LAN
3 1 (0.51%) LTE
3 1 (0.51%) UMTS
3 1 (0.51%) WAN
3 1 (0.51%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 35 (17.68%) MySQL
3 34 (17.17%) Big Data
3 34 (17.17%) MongoDB
4 27 (13.64%) Relational Database
5 25 (12.63%) Redis
6 23 (11.62%) NoSQL
7 16 (8.08%) Data Warehouse
8 10 (5.05%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 9 (4.55%) Hadoop
9 9 (4.55%) MariaDB
9 9 (4.55%) Neo4j
10 7 (3.54%) Amazon Aurora
10 7 (3.54%) Cosmos DB
10 7 (3.54%) Oracle Database
11 6 (3.03%) RDBMS
12 5 (2.53%) Apache Hive
12 5 (2.53%) Data Lake
12 5 (2.53%) OLAP
12 5 (2.53%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 39 (19.70%) Git (software)
2 34 (17.17%) Gradle
3 26 (13.13%) Jenkins
4 11 (5.56%) GitLab
4 11 (5.56%) Selenium
5 6 (3.03%) JIRA
6 4 (2.02%) Gitweb
6 4 (2.02%) Visual Studio Team System
6 4 (2.02%) Zephyr
7 3 (1.52%) Cucumber
7 3 (1.52%) TeamCity
8 2 (1.01%) Artifactory
8 2 (1.01%) JUnit
8 2 (1.01%) REST Assured
9 1 (0.51%) Aptana Studio
9 1 (0.51%) Bitbucket
9 1 (0.51%) Maven
9 1 (0.51%) SonarQube
9 1 (0.51%) Subversion
9 1 (0.51%) WebDriver
General
1 39 (19.70%) Public Sector
2 30 (15.15%) Finance
3 8 (4.04%) Marketing
4 7 (3.54%) Banking
5 6 (3.03%) Legal
5 6 (3.03%) Retail
6 5 (2.53%) Military
7 3 (1.52%) Games
8 2 (1.01%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.51%) Automotive
9 1 (0.51%) Electronics
9 1 (0.51%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 105 (53.03%) Developer
2 35 (17.68%) Senior Developer
3 23 (11.62%) Python Developer
4 21 (10.61%) DevOps Engineer
5 19 (9.60%) Java Developer
6 18 (9.09%) Digital Developer
6 18 (9.09%) Digital Transformation
7 16 (8.08%) C# Developer
8 12 (6.06%) Full Stack Developer
9 10 (5.05%) Data Engineer
9 10 (5.05%) Junior
10 9 (4.55%) Consultant
10 9 (4.55%) Junior Developer
10 9 (4.55%) Junior Java Developer
11 8 (4.04%) Test Automation Engineer
11 8 (4.04%) Test Engineer
12 7 (3.54%) Database Manager
12 7 (3.54%) Java Engineer
12 7 (3.54%) Site Engineer
12 7 (3.54%) Site Reliability Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (24.75%) Spring
2 41 (20.71%) RabbitMQ
3 34 (17.17%) Spring Integration
4 32 (16.16%) Spring Boot
5 25 (12.63%) Kafka
6 24 (12.12%) .NET
6 24 (12.12%) Django
7 22 (11.11%) RESTful
8 16 (8.08%) ASP.NET
9 15 (7.58%) Flask
9 15 (7.58%) Vue.js
10 14 (7.07%) .NET Core
10 14 (7.07%) REST
11 13 (6.57%) AngularJS
12 11 (5.56%) HTML
13 9 (4.55%) gRPC
13 9 (4.55%) React
13 9 (4.55%) Web Services
14 8 (4.04%) ASP.NET Core
14 8 (4.04%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 10 (5.05%) Greenfield Project
1 10 (5.05%) Linux Command Line
2 9 (4.55%) Management Information System
2 9 (4.55%) Public Cloud
3 8 (4.04%) iPhone
3 8 (4.04%) Renewable Energy
4 7 (3.54%) Clustering
4 7 (3.54%) LIMS
4 7 (3.54%) Self-Motivation
5 6 (3.03%) Smart Meter
6 5 (2.53%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (2.53%) Mobile App
7 4 (2.02%) Video Conferencing
8 3 (1.52%) Cloud Native
8 3 (1.52%) Hybrid Cloud
8 3 (1.52%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.51%) Analytical Mindset
9 1 (0.51%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.51%) Replication
9 1 (0.51%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 70 (35.35%) Linux
2 28 (14.14%) CentOS
3 17 (8.59%) Ubuntu
4 14 (7.07%) Windows
5 9 (4.55%) Unix
6 8 (4.04%) Android
7 1 (0.51%) Debian
7 1 (0.51%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (40.40%) DevOps
2 67 (33.84%) Agile Software Development
3 53 (26.77%) Microservices
4 38 (19.19%) Software Engineering
5 36 (18.18%) API Integration
6 34 (17.17%) ITSM
6 34 (17.17%) Service Management
6 34 (17.17%) TDD
7 33 (16.67%) Computer Science
8 24 (12.12%) Test Automation
9 23 (11.62%) Configuration Management
10 22 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
11 21 (10.61%) BDD
11 21 (10.61%) Web Development
12 19 (9.60%) Data Science
13 17 (8.59%) MVC
14 15 (7.58%) Decision-Making
15 14 (7.07%) OO
15 14 (7.07%) Problem-Solving
16 13 (6.57%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 105 (53.03%) Python
2 85 (42.93%) SQL
3 71 (35.86%) Java
4 46 (23.23%) JavaScript
5 25 (12.63%) C#
6 18 (9.09%) Scala
7 16 (8.08%) C
8 15 (7.58%) Bash Shell
9 14 (7.07%) Go
10 12 (6.06%) R
11 11 (5.56%) Java 8
11 11 (5.56%) PHP
11 11 (5.56%) PowerShell
12 10 (5.05%) C++
12 10 (5.05%) Ruby
13 9 (4.55%) TypeScript
14 4 (2.02%) Perl
15 3 (1.52%) ES6
15 3 (1.52%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 49 (24.75%) Security Cleared
2 43 (21.72%) SC Cleared
3 41 (20.71%) Degree
4 15 (7.58%) Computer Science Degree
5 8 (4.04%) ISTQB
5 8 (4.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 5 (2.53%) PhD
7 1 (0.51%) AWS Certification
7 1 (0.51%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.51%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (6.57%) SLA
2 11 (5.56%) QA
3 7 (3.54%) ISO 22301
3 7 (3.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.52%) Data Quality
System Software
1 65 (32.83%) Docker
2 9 (4.55%) vSphere
3 7 (3.54%) Hyper-V
4 6 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (2.53%) Oracle RAC
6 3 (1.52%) HDFS
7 1 (0.51%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 69 (34.85%) Kubernetes
2 60 (30.30%) Terraform
3 35 (17.68%) Grafana
4 29 (14.65%) Ansible
5 6 (3.03%) Puppet
6 5 (2.53%) Data Guard
7 4 (2.02%) HAProxy
7 4 (2.02%) HP Quality Center
7 4 (2.02%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 4 (2.02%) Oracle RMAN
8 3 (1.52%) Opscode Chef
8 3 (1.52%) Oracle ZFS
8 3 (1.52%) ZABBIX
9 2 (1.01%) Red Hat Satellite
10 1 (0.51%) Argo
10 1 (0.51%) Failover Clustering
10 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Clustering
10 1 (0.51%) Prometheus
10 1 (0.51%) Proxmox
10 1 (0.51%) Rancher
Vendors
1 51 (25.76%) Google
2 34 (17.17%) ServiceNow
2 34 (17.17%) Splunk
3 20 (10.10%) Microsoft
3 20 (10.10%) Oracle
4 15 (7.58%) VMware
5 10 (5.05%) Atlassian
6 7 (3.54%) Qualys
7 4 (2.02%) Red Hat
8 3 (1.52%) Databricks
9 2 (1.01%) F5
9 2 (1.01%) Juniper
10 1 (0.51%) Cisco
10 1 (0.51%) Fujitsu
10 1 (0.51%) Mapinfo
10 1 (0.51%) Pega
10 1 (0.51%) SAP
10 1 (0.51%) Veracode
10 1 (0.51%) Vertica
10 1 (0.51%) WSO2