Period
to 13 April 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 13 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PostgreSQL (Postgres)
England > South East
6 months to
13 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 165 152 188
Rank change year-on-year -13 +36 +14
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 226 402 469
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 1.82% 1.95% 1.76%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.88% 7.48% 6.35%
Number of salaries quoted 153 316 392
10th Percentile £41,240 £36,250 £32,500
25th Percentile £42,500 £46,250 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £57,500 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year -4.35% +9.52% +5.00%
75th Percentile £68,750 £71,250 £63,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £81,250 £72,375
England median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% +4.35%

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 3,287 5,375 7,385
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 26.41% 26.07% 27.74%
Number of salaries quoted 2,771 4,493 6,268
10th Percentile £34,685 £31,250 £29,000
25th Percentile £41,250 £37,500 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
75th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £61,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £73,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £53,931 £52,500
% change year-on-year +1.98% +2.73% +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 13 April 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 13 April 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 +60 104 £55,000 -8.33% 20
Thames Valley -27 94 £55,000 -4.35% 36
Berkshire -30 53 £58,750 -9.62% 13
Buckinghamshire +25 25 £57,500 +15.00% 9
Surrey +7 17 £65,000 +8.33% 2
Oxfordshire +5 16 £43,750 -15.05% 14
Kent +10 4 £55,000 +15.79% 2
East Sussex +19 3 £65,000 +26.83% 1
West Sussex +4 3 £35,000 +40.00%
PostgreSQL
England

For the 6 months to 13 April 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.

1 103 (45.58%) Agile Software Development
2 98 (43.36%) Linux
2 98 (43.36%) Docker
3 89 (39.38%) AWS
4 85 (37.61%) DevOps
5 82 (36.28%) SQL
5 82 (36.28%) Python
6 78 (34.51%) Software Engineering
7 77 (34.07%) Java
8 66 (29.20%) Kubernetes
9 61 (26.99%) Git (software)
10 60 (26.55%) Jenkins
10 60 (26.55%) JavaScript
11 56 (24.78%) Redis
12 54 (23.89%) Ansible
13 52 (23.01%) Degree
14 51 (22.57%) Computer Science
15 50 (22.12%) Azure
16 48 (21.24%) Microservices
17 47 (20.80%) MySQL
18 44 (19.47%) SQL Server
18 44 (19.47%) VMware
19 43 (19.03%) Finance
19 43 (19.03%) Kafka
20 41 (18.14%) TDD
21 38 (16.81%) Spring
21 38 (16.81%) Continuous Integration
22 37 (16.37%) Node.js
22 37 (16.37%) Test Automation
22 37 (16.37%) Terraform

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 18 (7.96%) Apache
1 18 (7.96%) Apache Spark
1 18 (7.96%) GemFire
2 14 (6.19%) Elasticsearch
3 7 (3.10%) nginx
4 6 (2.65%) GlassFish
5 5 (2.21%) Cloud Foundry
5 5 (2.21%) Confluence
5 5 (2.21%) IIS
6 4 (1.77%) Liferay
7 3 (1.33%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.88%) Apache Airflow
8 2 (0.88%) CMS
8 2 (0.88%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.44%) ArcGIS
9 1 (0.44%) GeoServer
9 1 (0.44%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.44%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.44%) SilverStripe
9 1 (0.44%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (0.44%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (0.44%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 89 (39.38%) AWS
2 50 (22.12%) Azure
3 24 (10.62%) GitHub
4 20 (8.85%) AWS CloudFormation
5 19 (8.41%) Amazon S3
5 19 (8.41%) GCP
5 19 (8.41%) Serverless
6 18 (7.96%) AWS Lambda
7 16 (7.08%) Amazon EC2
8 12 (5.31%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 11 (4.87%) Amazon SQS
10 10 (4.42%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 9 (3.98%) Amazon EKS
12 7 (3.10%) PaaS
13 6 (2.65%) SaaS
14 5 (2.21%) Amazon ECS
14 5 (2.21%) AWS Fargate
14 5 (2.21%) Google Play
14 5 (2.21%) Power Platform
14 5 (2.21%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.21%) Calico
2 4 (1.77%) DNS
3 3 (1.33%) Firewall
4 2 (0.88%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.44%) CDMA
5 1 (0.44%) DHCP
5 1 (0.44%) GSM
5 1 (0.44%) IPv4
5 1 (0.44%) IPv6
5 1 (0.44%) iSCSI
5 1 (0.44%) LAN
5 1 (0.44%) LTE
5 1 (0.44%) UMTS
5 1 (0.44%) WAN
5 1 (0.44%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (24.78%) Redis
2 47 (20.80%) MySQL
3 44 (19.47%) SQL Server
4 35 (15.49%) Relational Database
5 32 (14.16%) NoSQL
6 28 (12.39%) MariaDB
7 27 (11.95%) MongoDB
8 21 (9.29%) Big Data
9 17 (7.52%) Neo4j
10 16 (7.08%) Data Warehouse
11 15 (6.64%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 13 (5.75%) HBase
13 12 (5.31%) Amazon RDS
14 10 (4.42%) Hadoop
15 8 (3.54%) RDBMS
16 7 (3.10%) Amazon Aurora
16 7 (3.10%) Cosmos DB
17 6 (2.65%) Apache Cassandra
17 6 (2.65%) Apache Hive
18 5 (2.21%) Snowflake Schema
Development Applications
1 61 (26.99%) Git (software)
2 60 (26.55%) Jenkins
3 27 (11.95%) Cucumber
4 22 (9.73%) Selenium
5 18 (7.96%) Gradle
5 18 (7.96%) Protractor
5 18 (7.96%) Sonatype Nexus
6 15 (6.64%) Bitbucket
6 15 (6.64%) GitLab
6 15 (6.64%) IntelliJ
7 13 (5.75%) Cypress.io
7 13 (5.75%) Eclipse
7 13 (5.75%) JIRA
7 13 (5.75%) JUnit
7 13 (5.75%) Mockito
7 13 (5.75%) Storybook
8 9 (3.98%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 6 (2.65%) Artifactory
9 6 (2.65%) Zephyr
10 5 (2.21%) TeamCity
General
1 43 (19.03%) Finance
2 27 (11.95%) Law
3 23 (10.18%) Banking
4 11 (4.87%) Marketing
5 8 (3.54%) Retail
6 6 (2.65%) Military
7 5 (2.21%) Automotive
7 5 (2.21%) Legal
8 3 (1.33%) Public Sector
9 2 (0.88%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.44%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.44%) Electronics
10 1 (0.44%) French Language
10 1 (0.44%) German Language
10 1 (0.44%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 79 (34.96%) Developer
2 22 (9.73%) Architect
2 22 (9.73%) DevOps Engineer
3 15 (6.64%) Java Engineer
4 14 (6.19%) Test Automation Engineer
4 14 (6.19%) Test Engineer
5 13 (5.75%) Senior Developer
5 13 (5.75%) Software Engineer
6 12 (5.31%) Software Developer
7 10 (4.42%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 10 (4.42%) Python Developer
8 9 (3.98%) Data Engineer
8 9 (3.98%) Java Developer
9 8 (3.54%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 8 (3.54%) C# Developer
9 8 (3.54%) Lead Developer
9 8 (3.54%) LIMS Developer
10 7 (3.10%) JavaScript Developer
10 7 (3.10%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
10 7 (3.10%) Software Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (19.03%) Kafka
2 38 (16.81%) Spring
3 37 (16.37%) Node.js
4 36 (15.93%) .NET
5 35 (15.49%) AngularJS
6 32 (14.16%) React
6 32 (14.16%) RESTful
7 26 (11.50%) REST
8 23 (10.18%) CSS
9 20 (8.85%) Spring Boot
10 19 (8.41%) JSON
11 18 (7.96%) WireMock
12 17 (7.52%) gRPC
12 17 (7.52%) Redux
13 16 (7.08%) .NET Core
14 15 (6.64%) Django
14 15 (6.64%) Web Services
15 14 (6.19%) Express
15 14 (6.19%) Tailwind CSS
15 14 (6.19%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 26 (11.50%) Linux Command Line
2 20 (8.85%) Self-Motivation
3 13 (5.75%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (5.31%) Management Information System
5 10 (4.42%) Mobile App
6 9 (3.98%) Greenfield Project
6 9 (3.98%) LIMS
7 7 (3.10%) Public Cloud
8 6 (2.65%) User Experience
9 5 (2.21%) Algorithms
9 5 (2.21%) Smart Meter
10 4 (1.77%) Cloud Native
10 4 (1.77%) Data Structures
10 4 (1.77%) Hybrid Cloud
10 4 (1.77%) Video Conferencing
11 2 (0.88%) Blog
11 2 (0.88%) Clustering
11 2 (0.88%) iPhone
11 2 (0.88%) Private Cloud
11 2 (0.88%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 98 (43.36%) Linux
2 34 (15.04%) CentOS
3 32 (14.16%) Unix
4 18 (7.96%) Ubuntu
5 14 (6.19%) Windows
6 3 (1.33%) Android
7 2 (0.88%) Debian
8 1 (0.44%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (45.58%) Agile Software Development
2 85 (37.61%) DevOps
3 78 (34.51%) Software Engineering
4 51 (22.57%) Computer Science
5 48 (21.24%) Microservices
6 41 (18.14%) TDD
7 38 (16.81%) Continuous Integration
8 37 (16.37%) Problem-Solving
8 37 (16.37%) Test Automation
9 33 (14.60%) Scrum
10 31 (13.72%) BDD
11 24 (10.62%) Configuration Management
11 24 (10.62%) Validation
12 23 (10.18%) Data Science
12 23 (10.18%) Migration
13 20 (8.85%) OO
14 18 (7.96%) Digital Banking
14 18 (7.96%) Web Development
15 17 (7.52%) E-Commerce
16 16 (7.08%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 82 (36.28%) Python
1 82 (36.28%) SQL
2 77 (34.07%) Java
3 60 (26.55%) JavaScript
4 34 (15.04%) C#
5 29 (12.83%) C
6 28 (12.39%) Go
7 26 (11.50%) Bash Shell
8 25 (11.06%) Groovy
9 20 (8.85%) PHP
10 18 (7.96%) C++
10 18 (7.96%) Ruby
10 18 (7.96%) Shell Script
11 15 (6.64%) PowerShell
12 12 (5.31%) R
13 10 (4.42%) TypeScript
14 8 (3.54%) Java 8
15 6 (2.65%) Perl
16 4 (1.77%) PL/SQL
17 3 (1.33%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 52 (23.01%) Degree
2 30 (13.27%) Security Cleared
3 21 (9.29%) Computer Science Degree
3 21 (9.29%) SC Cleared
4 18 (7.96%) OCP
4 18 (7.96%) Oracle Certification
5 11 (4.87%) ISTQB
5 11 (4.87%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 6 (2.65%) AWS Certification
6 6 (2.65%) TOGAF Certification
7 4 (1.77%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.44%) CITP
8 1 (0.44%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.31%) SLA
2 10 (4.42%) QA
3 3 (1.33%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.88%) ISO 22301
4 2 (0.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 98 (43.36%) Docker
2 24 (10.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (7.08%) HDFS
4 14 (6.19%) vSphere
5 7 (3.10%) Hyper-V
6 5 (2.21%) Virtual Machines
7 3 (1.33%) Postfix
7 3 (1.33%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (0.44%) Active Directory
8 1 (0.44%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 66 (29.20%) Kubernetes
2 54 (23.89%) Ansible
3 37 (16.37%) Terraform
4 15 (6.64%) Opscode Chef
5 13 (5.75%) Puppet
6 11 (4.87%) Grafana
7 6 (2.65%) HAProxy
7 6 (2.65%) HP Quality Center
7 6 (2.65%) Prometheus
8 5 (2.21%) Kibana
8 5 (2.21%) Oracle ZFS
9 4 (1.77%) Argo
10 3 (1.33%) ZABBIX
11 1 (0.44%) Data Guard
11 1 (0.44%) Failover Clustering
11 1 (0.44%) Ganeti
11 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Clustering
11 1 (0.44%) Proxmox
11 1 (0.44%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 44 (19.47%) VMware
2 36 (15.93%) Oracle
3 28 (12.39%) Microsoft
4 16 (7.08%) Google
5 14 (6.19%) Atlassian
6 13 (5.75%) Okta
7 8 (3.54%) Juniper
8 6 (2.65%) Red Hat
9 5 (2.21%) PayPal
10 3 (1.33%) Black Duck
10 3 (1.33%) Databricks
10 3 (1.33%) SaltStack
11 2 (0.88%) Cloudera
11 2 (0.88%) Fujitsu
11 2 (0.88%) IBM
11 2 (0.88%) Qualys
12 1 (0.44%) Cisco
12 1 (0.44%) Mapinfo
12 1 (0.44%) Salesforce.com
12 1 (0.44%) SAP