Period
to 28 May 2020

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 28 May 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PostgreSQL (Postgres)
England > South East
6 months to
28 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 148 161 197
Rank change year-on-year +13 +36 +46
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 316 518 497
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 1.94% 1.99% 1.64%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.54% 7.31% 5.48%
Number of salaries quoted 300 459 411
Median annual salary £60,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £38,750 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £87,500 £72,500 £75,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +13.04% -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 4,189 7,090 9,073
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 25.72% 27.21% 29.90%
Number of salaries quoted 3,433 5,949 7,746
Median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £76,250 £73,750 £67,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

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 28 May 2020.

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 28 May 2020. 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 +13 184 £60,000 +14.29% 9
Berkshire +30 118 £65,000 +18.18% 4
Hampshire +17 59 £55,000 +10.00% 4
Buckinghamshire -10 35 £55,000 +4.76% 1
Surrey +60 33 £60,000 +9.09% 1
Oxfordshire -7 31 £51,500 +14.44% 4
West Sussex -15 22 £25,000 -50.00% 2
East Sussex +21 16 £50,000 -16.67% 1
Kent +32 2 £45,000 -5.26% 1
PostgreSQL
England

For the 6 months to 28 May 2020, 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.

1 120 (37.97%) Java
2 117 (37.03%) SQL
2 117 (37.03%) Agile Software Development
3 112 (35.44%) Python
4 111 (35.13%) AWS
5 107 (33.86%) JavaScript
6 86 (27.22%) Linux
6 86 (27.22%) Git (software)
7 85 (26.90%) RESTful
8 81 (25.63%) Software Engineering
9 75 (23.73%) Docker
10 68 (21.52%) Jenkins
11 67 (21.20%) Relational Database
12 66 (20.89%) SQL Server
13 64 (20.25%) REST
14 62 (19.62%) Kubernetes
15 60 (18.99%) TDD
16 58 (18.35%) HTML
16 58 (18.35%) Node.js
17 56 (17.72%) CSS
18 55 (17.41%) MySQL
18 55 (17.41%) Spring
18 55 (17.41%) Microservices
19 54 (17.09%) Oracle
20 53 (16.77%) Test Automation
21 51 (16.14%) DevOps
22 50 (15.82%) Redis
23 49 (15.51%) QA
24 47 (14.87%) Scrum
25 45 (14.24%) AngularJS

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 29 (9.18%) Tomcat
2 19 (6.01%) Apache
3 8 (2.53%) Elasticsearch
3 8 (2.53%) JBoss
3 8 (2.53%) OpenStack
3 8 (2.53%) Oracle Spatial
4 6 (1.90%) Red Hat Fuse
4 6 (1.90%) SAS
5 5 (1.58%) Apache Spark
5 5 (1.58%) CMS
6 4 (1.27%) Apache Solr
6 4 (1.27%) Confluence
6 4 (1.27%) Jupyter
6 4 (1.27%) nginx
6 4 (1.27%) WebSphere
6 4 (1.27%) WebSphere Application Server
6 4 (1.27%) WildFly
7 3 (0.95%) ArcGIS
7 3 (0.95%) CICS
7 3 (0.95%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (1.58%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (1.58%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.63%) Magento
2 2 (0.63%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (0.32%) Adobe Campaign
3 1 (0.32%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.32%) Ripple
3 1 (0.32%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 111 (35.13%) AWS
2 40 (12.66%) Azure
3 24 (7.59%) Amazon EC2
4 20 (6.33%) OpenShift
5 18 (5.70%) SaaS
6 16 (5.06%) Serverless
7 15 (4.75%) GCP
8 14 (4.43%) Amazon SQS
8 14 (4.43%) GitHub
8 14 (4.43%) Heroku
9 13 (4.11%) Amazon S3
10 11 (3.48%) AWS Lambda
11 7 (2.22%) AWS CloudFormation
12 5 (1.58%) BlazeMeter
12 5 (1.58%) Cloud Computing
12 5 (1.58%) DigitalOcean
12 5 (1.58%) npm
13 4 (1.27%) Amazon ECS
13 4 (1.27%) Azure Data Factory
13 4 (1.27%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.85%) Firewall
1 9 (2.85%) TCP/IP
1 9 (2.85%) ZigBee
2 3 (0.95%) HTTP
2 3 (0.95%) Skype
3 2 (0.63%) 2G
3 2 (0.63%) 3G
3 2 (0.63%) 4G
3 2 (0.63%) DNS
3 2 (0.63%) Internet
3 2 (0.63%) Modbus
3 2 (0.63%) MQTT
3 2 (0.63%) Network Security
3 2 (0.63%) Profibus
3 2 (0.63%) RS-232
3 2 (0.63%) RS-485
3 2 (0.63%) VPN
4 1 (0.32%) LTE
4 1 (0.32%) Radio Access Network
4 1 (0.32%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (21.20%) Relational Database
2 66 (20.89%) SQL Server
3 55 (17.41%) MySQL
4 50 (15.82%) Redis
5 39 (12.34%) NoSQL
6 36 (11.39%) MongoDB
7 34 (10.76%) Data Warehouse
8 29 (9.18%) Hadoop
9 23 (7.28%) Big Data
10 19 (6.01%) OLTP
11 18 (5.70%) InterSystems Cache
12 16 (5.06%) Neo4j
13 15 (4.75%) RDBMS
14 14 (4.43%) Amazon RDS
15 11 (3.48%) ArangoDB
16 9 (2.85%) Amazon Redshift
17 8 (2.53%) QGIS
17 8 (2.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 5 (1.58%) Data Lake
18 5 (1.58%) DB2
Development Applications
1 86 (27.22%) Git (software)
2 68 (21.52%) Jenkins
3 44 (13.92%) Maven
4 26 (8.23%) JUnit
5 24 (7.59%) JIRA
6 17 (5.38%) DbUnit
6 17 (5.38%) jMock
6 17 (5.38%) Mockito
6 17 (5.38%) SonarQube
7 15 (4.75%) Selenium
8 10 (3.16%) CircleCI
8 10 (3.16%) Cucumber
9 8 (2.53%) Gradle
10 7 (2.22%) JMeter
11 5 (1.58%) Eclipse
11 5 (1.58%) Liquibase
11 5 (1.58%) Mocha
11 5 (1.58%) Visual Studio
11 5 (1.58%) webpack
12 4 (1.27%) Postman
General
1 35 (11.08%) Finance
2 28 (8.86%) Public Sector
3 17 (5.38%) Retail
4 14 (4.43%) Manufacturing
5 10 (3.16%) Banking
5 10 (3.16%) Law
6 8 (2.53%) Police
7 7 (2.22%) Electronics
7 7 (2.22%) Telecoms
8 6 (1.90%) Marketing
9 2 (0.63%) Advertising
9 2 (0.63%) Games
9 2 (0.63%) Military
10 1 (0.32%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.32%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 152 (48.10%) Developer
2 59 (18.67%) Java Developer
3 39 (12.34%) Senior Developer
4 33 (10.44%) Python Developer
5 25 (7.91%) QA Engineer
6 19 (6.01%) Backend Developer
7 18 (5.70%) DevOps Engineer
8 17 (5.38%) Junior
8 17 (5.38%) Software Engineer
9 15 (4.75%) .NET Developer
9 15 (4.75%) Test Engineer
10 14 (4.43%) Senior Java Developer
11 12 (3.80%) Data Engineer
11 12 (3.80%) Python Engineer
11 12 (3.80%) Senior Python Developer
12 11 (3.48%) Full Stack Developer
13 10 (3.16%) Junior Developer
13 10 (3.16%) Senior .NET Developer
14 9 (2.85%) AWS Engineer
14 9 (2.85%) QA Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (26.90%) RESTful
2 64 (20.25%) REST
3 58 (18.35%) HTML
3 58 (18.35%) Node.js
4 56 (17.72%) CSS
5 55 (17.41%) Spring
6 45 (14.24%) AngularJS
7 40 (12.66%) Web Services
8 37 (11.71%) .NET
9 35 (11.08%) Flask
9 35 (11.08%) XML
10 33 (10.44%) Hibernate
10 33 (10.44%) HTML5
11 32 (10.13%) Django
11 32 (10.13%) React
12 29 (9.18%) J2EE
12 29 (9.18%) Kafka
13 24 (7.59%) SOAP
14 23 (7.28%) Apache Camel
15 20 (6.33%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 17 (5.38%) Linux Command Line
2 14 (4.43%) User Experience
3 12 (3.80%) Self-Motivation
4 9 (2.85%) Mainframe
4 9 (2.85%) Smart Energy
4 9 (2.85%) Smart Meter
5 8 (2.53%) Data Centre
6 7 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (1.90%) Greenfield Project
8 5 (1.58%) Data Structures
8 5 (1.58%) EPoS
8 5 (1.58%) Management Information System
8 5 (1.58%) Smartphone
9 4 (1.27%) Private Cloud
10 2 (0.63%) Algorithms
10 2 (0.63%) Cloud Native
10 2 (0.63%) Embedded Systems
10 2 (0.63%) Hybrid Cloud
10 2 (0.63%) Virtual Team
11 1 (0.32%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 86 (27.22%) Linux
2 29 (9.18%) Windows
3 12 (3.80%) Android
3 12 (3.80%) Apple iOS
4 10 (3.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (2.85%) Unix
6 8 (2.53%) CentOS
6 8 (2.53%) Debian
7 6 (1.90%) Windows Server
8 4 (1.27%) CoreOS
9 2 (0.63%) AIX
9 2 (0.63%) FreeRTOS
9 2 (0.63%) Solaris
9 2 (0.63%) Windows Server 2016
10 1 (0.32%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (37.03%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (25.63%) Software Engineering
3 60 (18.99%) TDD
4 55 (17.41%) Microservices
5 53 (16.77%) Test Automation
6 51 (16.14%) DevOps
7 47 (14.87%) Scrum
8 42 (13.29%) Problem-Solving
9 36 (11.39%) Fintech
10 35 (11.08%) Computer Science
11 34 (10.76%) BDD
12 31 (9.81%) Data Science
12 31 (9.81%) ETL
13 30 (9.49%) Continuous Integration
14 25 (7.91%) OO
15 24 (7.59%) Data Modelling
15 24 (7.59%) MVC
16 23 (7.28%) Kanban
17 22 (6.96%) Analytics
17 22 (6.96%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 120 (37.97%) Java
2 117 (37.03%) SQL
3 112 (35.44%) Python
4 107 (33.86%) JavaScript
5 41 (12.97%) C#
6 27 (8.54%) Go
7 22 (6.96%) C++
8 20 (6.33%) Bash Shell
9 19 (6.01%) C
10 18 (5.70%) PHP
11 16 (5.06%) Ruby
11 16 (5.06%) Scala
12 15 (4.75%) TypeScript
13 13 (4.11%) Kotlin
14 11 (3.48%) ES6
15 10 (3.16%) Java 8
16 9 (2.85%) R
17 8 (2.53%) F#
18 6 (1.90%) Perl
19 5 (1.58%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 31 (9.81%) Security Cleared
2 17 (5.38%) Degree
3 15 (4.75%) SC Cleared
4 4 (1.27%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (0.95%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (0.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (0.63%) SAFe Agilist
7 1 (0.32%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.32%) Numerate Degree
7 1 (0.32%) OCP
7 1 (0.32%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (15.51%) QA
2 11 (3.48%) PCI DSS
3 7 (2.22%) Data Quality
4 6 (1.90%) SLA
5 3 (0.95%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.32%) GDPR
6 1 (0.32%) PMO
System Software
1 75 (23.73%) Docker
2 19 (6.01%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (4.43%) vSphere
4 8 (2.53%) Active Directory
4 8 (2.53%) Postfix
5 5 (1.58%) iptables
6 3 (0.95%) Hyper-V
6 3 (0.95%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (0.63%) Firmware
7 2 (0.63%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.32%) GeoWebCache
8 1 (0.32%) NFS
8 1 (0.32%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.32%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.32%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 62 (19.62%) Kubernetes
2 21 (6.65%) Terraform
3 15 (4.75%) Ansible
4 7 (2.22%) Red Hat Satellite
5 5 (1.58%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (1.58%) Puppet
5 5 (1.58%) Rsyslog
5 5 (1.58%) SCOM
5 5 (1.58%) Single Sign-On
5 5 (1.58%) systemd
5 5 (1.58%) ZABBIX
6 3 (0.95%) Grafana
6 3 (0.95%) HAProxy
6 3 (0.95%) Prometheus
7 2 (0.63%) Nagios
7 2 (0.63%) Nessus
7 2 (0.63%) Nmap
7 2 (0.63%) Packer
8 1 (0.32%) Consul
8 1 (0.32%) Icinga
Vendors
1 54 (17.09%) Oracle
2 30 (9.49%) Microsoft
3 25 (7.91%) Google
4 22 (6.96%) VMware
5 19 (6.01%) Cloudera
5 19 (6.01%) InterSystems
6 18 (5.70%) Red Hat
7 10 (3.16%) Tableau
8 8 (2.53%) Alteryx
9 7 (2.22%) ESRI
9 7 (2.22%) Informatica
10 6 (1.90%) SAP
10 6 (1.90%) Talend
11 5 (1.58%) LogRhythm
11 5 (1.58%) McAfee
11 5 (1.58%) Rollbar
11 5 (1.58%) ServiceNow
12 4 (1.27%) Dataiku
12 4 (1.27%) TIBCO
13 3 (0.95%) Remedy