Period
to 27 September 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 27 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PostgreSQL (Postgres)
England > South East
6 months to
27 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 159 144 178
Rank change year-on-year -15 +34 +45
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 137 576 526
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 1.74% 2.23% 1.79%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.36% 8.80% 6.24%
Number of salaries quoted 140 514 460
Median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -9.09% +10.00%
10th Percentile £35,000 £31,250 £33,750
90th Percentile £70,800 £75,000 £82,500
England median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +8.33% - +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 2,153 6,548 8,427
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 27.40% 25.36% 28.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1,819 5,518 7,095
Median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +1.01%

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 27 September 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 27 September 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
Hampshire +56 63 £50,000 - 6
Thames Valley -9 53 £55,000 +4.76% 35
Oxfordshire +18 21 £50,000 +11.11% 12
Berkshire +9 17 £55,000 -8.33% 18
Surrey +81 16 £57,500 +15.00% 5
Buckinghamshire +6 15 £56,250 +7.14% 5
East Sussex +36 4 £44,250 +0.57%
PostgreSQL
England

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 80 (58.39%) Python
2 74 (54.01%) SQL
3 59 (43.07%) Java
4 56 (40.88%) DevOps
5 49 (35.77%) Kubernetes
6 46 (33.58%) Spring
7 45 (32.85%) Agile Software Development
8 44 (32.12%) Google
8 44 (32.12%) RabbitMQ
9 43 (31.39%) Terraform
10 42 (30.66%) Security Cleared
11 41 (29.93%) JavaScript
11 41 (29.93%) Linux
11 41 (29.93%) GCP
12 40 (29.20%) Docker
13 39 (28.47%) Public Sector
14 38 (27.74%) Elasticsearch
14 38 (27.74%) GitHub
15 35 (25.55%) SC Cleared
16 34 (24.82%) Microservices
16 34 (24.82%) Apache Spark
16 34 (24.82%) API Integration
16 34 (24.82%) Grafana
17 33 (24.09%) Stackdriver
17 33 (24.09%) ServiceNow
17 33 (24.09%) Gradle
17 33 (24.09%) Spring Integration
17 33 (24.09%) Splunk
17 33 (24.09%) Apache
17 33 (24.09%) Service Management

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 38 (27.74%) Elasticsearch
2 34 (24.82%) Apache Spark
3 33 (24.09%) Apache
4 7 (5.11%) WebLogic
5 4 (2.92%) Confluence
5 4 (2.92%) OpenStack
5 4 (2.92%) Tomcat
5 4 (2.92%) Tornado
6 2 (1.46%) Oracle Spatial
7 1 (0.73%) Adobe Experience Manager
Business Applications
1 1 (0.73%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 41 (29.93%) GCP
2 38 (27.74%) GitHub
3 33 (24.09%) Stackdriver
4 30 (21.90%) Azure
5 28 (20.44%) AWS
6 7 (5.11%) Serverless
7 6 (4.38%) SaaS
8 4 (2.92%) Amazon EC2
9 3 (2.19%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 3 (2.19%) AWS Lambda
9 3 (2.19%) Cloud Computing
9 3 (2.19%) PaaS
10 2 (1.46%) AWS CloudFormation
10 2 (1.46%) Dropbox
10 2 (1.46%) npm
11 1 (0.73%) Amazon ECS
11 1 (0.73%) Amazon EKS
11 1 (0.73%) Amazon EMR
11 1 (0.73%) Amazon SQS
11 1 (0.73%) MinIO
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.92%) Firewall
2 3 (2.19%) Modbus
2 3 (2.19%) MQTT
2 3 (2.19%) Profibus
2 3 (2.19%) RS-232
2 3 (2.19%) RS-485
2 3 (2.19%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.46%) HTTP
3 2 (1.46%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (23.36%) SQL Server
2 29 (21.17%) MySQL
3 26 (18.98%) Big Data
4 20 (14.60%) MongoDB
5 15 (10.95%) NoSQL
6 13 (9.49%) Oracle Database
6 13 (9.49%) Relational Database
7 8 (5.84%) Oracle Database 11g
8 7 (5.11%) DB2
8 7 (5.11%) Hadoop
9 6 (4.38%) Neo4j
10 4 (2.92%) Oracle Database 10g
10 4 (2.92%) Oracle Database 12c
10 4 (2.92%) Redis
10 4 (2.92%) SQLite
11 3 (2.19%) BigQuery
11 3 (2.19%) Data Lake
11 3 (2.19%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (2.19%) InfluxDB
11 3 (2.19%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 33 (24.09%) Gradle
2 26 (18.98%) Git (software)
3 16 (11.68%) Jenkins
4 9 (6.57%) JIRA
5 6 (4.38%) CircleCI
6 5 (3.65%) Maven
6 5 (3.65%) Visual Studio
7 4 (2.92%) DbUnit
7 4 (2.92%) jMock
7 4 (2.92%) JUnit
7 4 (2.92%) Mockito
7 4 (2.92%) SonarQube
7 4 (2.92%) Visual Studio Team System
8 3 (2.19%) Subversion
8 3 (2.19%) TeamCity
9 2 (1.46%) Bitbucket
10 1 (0.73%) GitLab
General
1 39 (28.47%) Public Sector
2 17 (12.41%) Finance
3 7 (5.11%) Games
4 6 (4.38%) Electronics
4 6 (4.38%) Marketing
5 5 (3.65%) Manufacturing
6 4 (2.92%) Banking
7 3 (2.19%) Telecoms
8 2 (1.46%) Military
9 1 (0.73%) Law
9 1 (0.73%) Police
Job Titles
1 87 (63.50%) Developer
2 26 (18.98%) Senior Developer
3 24 (17.52%) Python Developer
4 21 (15.33%) Java Developer
5 19 (13.87%) Digital Developer
5 19 (13.87%) Digital Transformation
6 12 (8.76%) Full Stack Developer
7 10 (7.30%) Junior
7 10 (7.30%) Junior Developer
8 8 (5.84%) DevOps Engineer
8 8 (5.84%) Junior Java Developer
8 8 (5.84%) Site Engineer
8 8 (5.84%) Site Reliability Engineer
9 7 (5.11%) Database Engineer
10 6 (4.38%) AWS Engineer
10 6 (4.38%) C# Developer
10 6 (4.38%) Consultant
10 6 (4.38%) Data Engineer
10 6 (4.38%) Linux Engineer
10 6 (4.38%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (33.58%) Spring
2 44 (32.12%) RabbitMQ
3 33 (24.09%) Spring Integration
4 25 (18.25%) Spring Boot
5 20 (14.60%) HTML
6 18 (13.14%) REST
7 16 (11.68%) Django
8 15 (10.95%) Kafka
8 15 (10.95%) RESTful
9 14 (10.22%) .NET
10 13 (9.49%) Vue.js
11 11 (8.03%) AngularJS
11 11 (8.03%) ASP.NET
11 11 (8.03%) CSS
12 10 (7.30%) Node.js
13 9 (6.57%) Hibernate
14 8 (5.84%) Flask
14 8 (5.84%) GraphQL
14 8 (5.84%) Web Services
15 7 (5.11%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.57%) Data Centre
1 9 (6.57%) Self-Motivation
2 5 (3.65%) iPhone
2 5 (3.65%) Renewable Energy
3 4 (2.92%) Clustering
3 4 (2.92%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (2.92%) Public Cloud
3 4 (2.92%) Video Conferencing
4 3 (2.19%) Linux Command Line
5 2 (1.46%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (1.46%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.46%) Private Cloud
6 1 (0.73%) Blog
6 1 (0.73%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.73%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (0.73%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 41 (29.93%) Linux
2 24 (17.52%) Windows
3 11 (8.03%) CentOS
4 10 (7.30%) Ubuntu
5 6 (4.38%) Windows Server
6 5 (3.65%) Android
6 5 (3.65%) Unix
7 4 (2.92%) Debian
8 1 (0.73%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (40.88%) DevOps
2 45 (32.85%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (24.82%) API Integration
3 34 (24.82%) Microservices
4 33 (24.09%) ITSM
4 33 (24.09%) Service Management
5 25 (18.25%) TDD
6 17 (12.41%) Scrum
7 15 (10.95%) Web Development
8 13 (9.49%) Computer Science
8 13 (9.49%) Software Engineering
9 12 (8.76%) Performance Tuning
10 10 (7.30%) BDD
10 10 (7.30%) Decision-Making
10 10 (7.30%) MVC
10 10 (7.30%) Problem-Solving
11 9 (6.57%) Migration
11 9 (6.57%) OO
11 9 (6.57%) Site Reliability Engineering
12 8 (5.84%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 80 (58.39%) Python
2 74 (54.01%) SQL
3 59 (43.07%) Java
4 41 (29.93%) JavaScript
5 17 (12.41%) Bash Shell
5 17 (12.41%) Scala
6 15 (10.95%) C#
7 9 (6.57%) PowerShell
8 7 (5.11%) ES6
8 7 (5.11%) Java 8
9 6 (4.38%) PHP
9 6 (4.38%) TypeScript
10 5 (3.65%) C++
10 5 (3.65%) Ruby
11 2 (1.46%) C
11 2 (1.46%) Go
11 2 (1.46%) R
11 2 (1.46%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.73%) Elm
Qualifications
1 42 (30.66%) Security Cleared
2 35 (25.55%) SC Cleared
3 17 (12.41%) Degree
4 5 (3.65%) Computer Science Degree
4 5 (3.65%) PhD
5 4 (2.92%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.73%) CTC Cleared
6 1 (0.73%) OCP
6 1 (0.73%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.84%) SLA
2 4 (2.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.46%) ISO 22301
4 1 (0.73%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 40 (29.20%) Docker
2 9 (6.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (5.84%) Active Directory
4 6 (4.38%) vSphere
5 5 (3.65%) Oracle RAC
6 4 (2.92%) Hyper-V
7 3 (2.19%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 3 (2.19%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (0.73%) Ceph
8 1 (0.73%) Gluster
8 1 (0.73%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 49 (35.77%) Kubernetes
2 43 (31.39%) Terraform
3 34 (24.82%) Grafana
4 10 (7.30%) Ansible
5 5 (3.65%) Data Guard
5 5 (3.65%) Oracle RMAN
6 4 (2.92%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 3 (2.19%) Puppet
7 3 (2.19%) Single Sign-On
8 2 (1.46%) Opscode Chef
9 1 (0.73%) Docker Swarm
9 1 (0.73%) Prometheus
9 1 (0.73%) Rancher
Vendors
1 44 (32.12%) Google
2 33 (24.09%) ServiceNow
2 33 (24.09%) Splunk
3 20 (14.60%) Oracle
4 11 (8.03%) Microsoft
5 9 (6.57%) VMware
6 2 (1.46%) Qualys
6 2 (1.46%) SAP
7 1 (0.73%) Adobe
7 1 (0.73%) Confluent
7 1 (0.73%) Pega
7 1 (0.73%) WSO2