Period
to 14 August 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 14 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PostgreSQL (Postgres)
England > South East
6 months to
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 186 211 310
Rank change year-on-year +25 +99 +32
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 521 435 374
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.76% 1.48% 1.00%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.12% 4.83% 3.26%
Number of salaries quoted 404 378 357
South East median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.79% - +11.76%
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £29,000
90th Percentile £78,750 £65,000 £65,000
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 8,518 8,999 11,481
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 28.73% 30.69% 30.79%
Number of salaries quoted 7,160 7,773 10,168
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £66,250 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% 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 14 August 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 14 August 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 +49 281 £55,000 +10.00% 32
Berkshire +39 156 £57,500 +9.52% 13
Oxfordshire +27 97 £47,500 -5.00% 18
East Sussex +12 84 £57,500 +43.75% 4
Hampshire -33 75 £65,000 +36.84% 12
Surrey -5 33 £60,000 +20.00% 8
West Sussex -2 31 £37,500 -16.67% 1
Buckinghamshire +3 28 £55,000 +22.22% 1
Home Counties - 11 £35,000 -
Kent +8 4 £57,500 +64.29% 1
PostgreSQL
England

For the 6 months to 14 August 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.

1 282 (54.13%) Java
2 243 (46.64%) Linux
3 228 (43.76%) JavaScript
4 227 (43.57%) Agile Software Development
5 218 (41.84%) SQL
6 202 (38.77%) Python
7 161 (30.90%) HTML
8 156 (29.94%) Git (software)
9 154 (29.56%) MySQL
10 142 (27.26%) CSS
11 132 (25.34%) Jenkins
12 124 (23.80%) Amazon AWS
13 104 (19.96%) AngularJS
14 101 (19.39%) Docker
15 93 (17.85%) Scrum
16 91 (17.47%) Spring
17 90 (17.27%) MongoDB
18 89 (17.08%) NoSQL
19 88 (16.89%) SQL Server
20 83 (15.93%) HTML5
20 83 (15.93%) Relational Database
21 80 (15.36%) TDD
22 79 (15.16%) Ansible
23 76 (14.59%) React
24 75 (14.40%) VMware
25 71 (13.63%) Bash Shell
26 70 (13.44%) Continuous Integration
27 69 (13.24%) DevOps
28 68 (13.05%) Degree
28 68 (13.05%) Oracle

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 49 (9.40%) Elasticsearch
2 40 (7.68%) Tomcat
3 29 (5.57%) nginx
4 27 (5.18%) Apache Solr
5 24 (4.61%) CloudStack
6 22 (4.22%) Apache
7 19 (3.65%) OpenStack
8 18 (3.45%) Confluence
9 9 (1.73%) Apache ServiceMix
10 7 (1.34%) Apache Spark
10 7 (1.34%) JBoss
10 7 (1.34%) WebSphere
11 6 (1.15%) IPython
12 4 (0.77%) Appian
12 4 (0.77%) Liferay
12 4 (0.77%) lighttpd
12 4 (0.77%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 4 (0.77%) SAS
12 4 (0.77%) WebLogic
12 4 (0.77%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 2 (0.38%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (0.38%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (1.54%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.19%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 124 (23.80%) Amazon AWS
2 50 (9.60%) Microsoft Azure
3 21 (4.03%) npm
4 20 (3.84%) Amazon EC2
5 16 (3.07%) Google Cloud Platform
6 15 (2.88%) OpenShift
7 10 (1.92%) Amazon S3
7 10 (1.92%) Cloud Computing
7 10 (1.92%) GitHub
8 9 (1.73%) Heroku
9 8 (1.54%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 8 (1.54%) AWS CloudFormation
9 8 (1.54%) Serverless
10 7 (1.34%) Amazon EMR
10 7 (1.34%) PaaS
10 7 (1.34%) SaaS
11 6 (1.15%) IaaS
11 6 (1.15%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 3 (0.58%) AWS CloudTrail
12 3 (0.58%) Linode
Communications & Networking
1 16 (3.07%) Internet
2 10 (1.92%) AMQP
3 8 (1.54%) DHCP
3 8 (1.54%) DNS
4 6 (1.15%) TCP/IP
5 5 (0.96%) IPv6
6 4 (0.77%) HTTP
7 3 (0.58%) Asterisk PBX
7 3 (0.58%) DAB
7 3 (0.58%) Network Security
7 3 (0.58%) SAN
7 3 (0.58%) SMS
7 3 (0.58%) VoIP
8 2 (0.38%) Broadband
8 2 (0.38%) Firewall
8 2 (0.38%) IPsec
8 2 (0.38%) IPv4
8 2 (0.38%) SSL
8 2 (0.38%) VPN
9 1 (0.19%) 2G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 154 (29.56%) MySQL
2 90 (17.27%) MongoDB
3 89 (17.08%) NoSQL
4 88 (16.89%) SQL Server
5 83 (15.93%) Relational Database
6 65 (12.48%) Big Data
7 45 (8.64%) Redis
8 42 (8.06%) Data Warehouse
8 42 (8.06%) Hadoop
9 32 (6.14%) Apache Cassandra
10 28 (5.37%) RDBMS
11 27 (5.18%) Apache Hive
12 26 (4.99%) Impala
13 24 (4.61%) Sqoop
14 21 (4.03%) Amazon Aurora
15 17 (3.26%) MariaDB
16 14 (2.69%) Amazon RDS
17 13 (2.50%) Amazon DynamoDB
18 12 (2.30%) Amazon Redshift
19 11 (2.11%) DB2
Development Applications
1 156 (29.94%) Git (software)
2 132 (25.34%) Jenkins
3 65 (12.48%) Maven
4 59 (11.32%) JIRA
5 55 (10.56%) Subversion
6 40 (7.68%) Gradle
7 36 (6.91%) IntelliJ
8 34 (6.53%) Vagrant
9 33 (6.33%) GitLab
10 28 (5.37%) Eclipse
11 25 (4.80%) TeamCity
12 22 (4.22%) JUnit
12 22 (4.22%) Mocha
13 21 (4.03%) Bower
13 21 (4.03%) gulp
14 18 (3.45%) Cucumber
15 17 (3.26%) WiX
16 15 (2.88%) Bitbucket
17 14 (2.69%) Selenium
18 12 (2.30%) WebDriver
General
1 44 (8.45%) Finance
2 34 (6.53%) Retail
3 23 (4.41%) Telecoms
4 15 (2.88%) Law
5 5 (0.96%) Publishing
6 4 (0.77%) Local Government
7 3 (0.58%) Back Office
7 3 (0.58%) Billing
7 3 (0.58%) Games
8 2 (0.38%) Advertising
8 2 (0.38%) French Language
8 2 (0.38%) German Language
8 2 (0.38%) Marketing
8 2 (0.38%) Military
9 1 (0.19%) Banking
9 1 (0.19%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 262 (50.29%) Developer
2 61 (11.71%) Java Developer
3 53 (10.17%) Senior Developer
4 50 (9.60%) Python Developer
5 46 (8.83%) Software Developer
6 34 (6.53%) Data Engineer
7 31 (5.95%) Architect
8 30 (5.76%) Node.js Developer
9 28 (5.37%) Java Engineer
10 25 (4.80%) Senior Data Engineer
10 25 (4.80%) Tester
11 24 (4.61%) Big Data Engineer
11 24 (4.61%) Hadoop Engineer
11 24 (4.61%) J2EE Architect
11 24 (4.61%) Java Architect
11 24 (4.61%) Java/J2EE Architect
11 24 (4.61%) Senior Hadoop Engineer
12 20 (3.84%) DevOps Engineer
12 20 (3.84%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 18 (3.45%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 161 (30.90%) HTML
2 142 (27.26%) CSS
3 104 (19.96%) AngularJS
4 91 (17.47%) Spring
5 83 (15.93%) HTML5
6 76 (14.59%) React
7 62 (11.90%) Kafka
8 60 (11.52%) Node.js
9 55 (10.56%) jQuery
9 55 (10.56%) Web Services
10 52 (9.98%) Hibernate
11 44 (8.45%) Spring Boot
12 43 (8.25%) CSS3
12 43 (8.25%) J2EE
13 42 (8.06%) .NET
14 40 (7.68%) XML
15 38 (7.29%) REST
16 35 (6.72%) RESTful
16 35 (6.72%) Vue.js
17 34 (6.53%) Flask
Miscellaneous
1 51 (9.79%) User Experience
2 46 (8.83%) Greenfield Project
3 45 (8.64%) Enterprise Software
4 37 (7.10%) Computer Science
5 31 (5.95%) Algorithms
6 29 (5.57%) Linux Command Line
7 22 (4.22%) Mobile App
8 17 (3.26%) Self-Motivation
9 13 (2.50%) Public Cloud
10 11 (2.11%) Data Centre
11 9 (1.73%) Social Network
12 8 (1.54%) Fintech
13 7 (1.34%) Replication
14 6 (1.15%) Analytical Skills
15 4 (0.77%) Augmented Reality
16 3 (0.58%) IBM Mainframe
16 3 (0.58%) Internet of Things
16 3 (0.58%) Mainframe
16 3 (0.58%) Management Information System
17 1 (0.19%) Machine to Machine
Operating Systems
1 243 (46.64%) Linux
2 63 (12.09%) Ubuntu
3 44 (8.45%) Windows
4 37 (7.10%) Unix
5 12 (2.30%) Windows Server
6 11 (2.11%) CentOS
7 10 (1.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (0.96%) Mac OS X
9 3 (0.58%) Debian
9 3 (0.58%) openSUSE
10 2 (0.38%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.19%) AIX
11 1 (0.19%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 227 (43.57%) Agile Software Development
2 93 (17.85%) Scrum
3 80 (15.36%) TDD
4 70 (13.44%) Continuous Integration
5 69 (13.24%) DevOps
6 66 (12.67%) Software Engineering
7 64 (12.28%) Open Source
8 61 (11.71%) MVC
9 59 (11.32%) Problem-Solving
10 55 (10.56%) Web Development
11 50 (9.60%) Microservices
12 49 (9.40%) OO
13 48 (9.21%) Analytics
14 45 (8.64%) Machine Learning
15 44 (8.45%) BDD
16 43 (8.25%) Test Automation
17 37 (7.10%) Configuration Management
17 37 (7.10%) Mentoring
18 34 (6.53%) Kanban
19 29 (5.57%) Data Engineering
Programming Languages
1 282 (54.13%) Java
2 228 (43.76%) JavaScript
3 218 (41.84%) SQL
4 202 (38.77%) Python
5 71 (13.63%) Bash Shell
6 66 (12.67%) C#
7 59 (11.32%) Ruby
8 58 (11.13%) Go
9 51 (9.79%) Perl
10 44 (8.45%) Scala
11 42 (8.06%) Java 8
11 42 (8.06%) PHP
12 28 (5.37%) Shell Script
13 27 (5.18%) ES6
14 26 (4.99%) C++
15 25 (4.80%) C
16 14 (2.69%) PowerShell
16 14 (2.69%) TypeScript
17 11 (2.11%) Kotlin
18 9 (1.73%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 68 (13.05%) Degree
2 28 (5.37%) Security Cleared
3 19 (3.65%) Computer Science Degree
4 14 (2.69%) SC Cleared
5 13 (2.50%) ISEB
6 5 (0.96%) AWS Certification
7 4 (0.77%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (0.77%) RHCE
7 4 (0.77%) TOGAF Certification
8 3 (0.58%) Chartered Engineer
8 3 (0.58%) CITP
8 3 (0.58%) ISTQB
8 3 (0.58%) Master's Degree
8 3 (0.58%) PMI Certification
8 3 (0.58%) PMP
8 3 (0.58%) Sun Certification
8 3 (0.58%) VCP6
8 3 (0.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (0.38%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (0.19%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (8.45%) QA
2 14 (2.69%) GCP
3 6 (1.15%) GDPR
4 5 (0.96%) SLA
5 3 (0.58%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.38%) WCAG
7 1 (0.19%) ISO 14001
7 1 (0.19%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 101 (19.39%) Docker
2 50 (9.60%) vSphere
3 47 (9.02%) VMware Infrastructure
4 25 (4.80%) Apache Flume
5 9 (1.73%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 8 (1.54%) Active Directory
6 8 (1.54%) KVM
6 8 (1.54%) Xen
7 4 (0.77%) Postfix
7 4 (0.77%) XenServer
8 3 (0.58%) ACF2
8 3 (0.58%) RACF
9 2 (0.38%) vCloud
10 1 (0.19%) HDFS
10 1 (0.19%) Oracle RAC
10 1 (0.19%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 79 (15.16%) Ansible
2 58 (11.13%) Puppet
3 57 (10.94%) Kubernetes
4 28 (5.37%) logstash
5 26 (4.99%) Hadoop YARN
6 24 (4.61%) Rancher
7 21 (4.03%) Opscode Chef
8 18 (3.45%) HAProxy
9 11 (2.11%) Terraform
10 5 (0.96%) Nagios
10 5 (0.96%) SCCM
11 4 (0.77%) Grafana
11 4 (0.77%) Kibana
11 4 (0.77%) Marathon
11 4 (0.77%) Mesos
11 4 (0.77%) Tivoli
12 3 (0.58%) HP ALM
12 3 (0.58%) Prometheus
13 1 (0.19%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
13 1 (0.19%) Salt
Vendors
1 75 (14.40%) VMware
2 68 (13.05%) Oracle
3 33 (6.33%) Microsoft
4 26 (4.99%) Cloudera
5 25 (4.80%) Hortonworks
6 24 (4.61%) SaltStack
7 19 (3.65%) Atlassian
8 15 (2.88%) Capita
9 14 (2.69%) Twitter
10 12 (2.30%) Zend
11 11 (2.11%) Unisys
12 10 (1.92%) Tableau
13 9 (1.73%) Google
13 9 (1.73%) IBM
13 9 (1.73%) Salesforce.com
14 5 (0.96%) Cognos
15 4 (0.77%) HP
15 4 (0.77%) Ivanti
16 3 (0.58%) Cisco
16 3 (0.58%) Sybase