Period
to 22 June 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 22 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PostgreSQL (Postgres)
England > South East
6 months to
22 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 198 229 315
Rank change year-on-year +31 +86 +18
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 489 410 363
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.62% 1.40% 0.97%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.46% 4.67% 3.08%
Number of salaries quoted 369 348 352
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £31,450 £31,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,750 £65,000 £66,250
England median annual salary £60,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +14.29% - +10.53%

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 8,948 8,775 11,771
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 29.57% 29.87% 31.31%
Number of salaries quoted 7,639 7,557 10,438
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £29,250 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,250 £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 22 June 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 22 June 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 +30 263 £50,000 - 36
Berkshire +17 138 £51,250 -2.38% 14
Oxfordshire +33 98 £47,500 +5.56% 17
Hampshire 0 95 £56,250 +12.50% 16
East Sussex +9 63 £52,500 +16.67% 4
West Sussex +8 27 £37,500 -21.05% 2
Buckinghamshire -8 27 £50,000 +11.11% 5
Surrey -35 25 £65,000 +44.44% 5
Home Counties - 9 £35,000 -
Kent +3 5 £57,500 +64.29% 1
PostgreSQL
England

For the 6 months to 22 June 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.

1 253 (51.74%) Java
2 240 (49.08%) Linux
3 219 (44.79%) SQL
4 209 (42.74%) JavaScript
5 195 (39.88%) Agile Software Development
6 192 (39.26%) Python
7 155 (31.70%) HTML
8 151 (30.88%) Git (software)
9 150 (30.67%) MySQL
10 130 (26.58%) CSS
11 105 (21.47%) Amazon AWS
12 102 (20.86%) Jenkins
13 99 (20.25%) NoSQL
14 97 (19.84%) AngularJS
14 97 (19.84%) Docker
15 86 (17.59%) Software Engineering
16 84 (17.18%) Oracle
17 83 (16.97%) SQL Server
18 81 (16.56%) Relational Database
19 79 (16.16%) Spring
19 79 (16.16%) Degree
20 77 (15.75%) MongoDB
21 73 (14.93%) VMware
22 71 (14.52%) TDD
22 71 (14.52%) Ansible
23 70 (14.31%) Big Data
23 70 (14.31%) Scrum
24 66 (13.50%) HTML5
25 65 (13.29%) Continuous Integration
25 65 (13.29%) Web Services

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 53 (10.84%) Elasticsearch
2 34 (6.95%) Tomcat
3 33 (6.75%) Apache Solr
4 31 (6.34%) nginx
5 28 (5.73%) OpenStack
6 25 (5.11%) Apache
7 20 (4.09%) CloudStack
7 20 (4.09%) Confluence
8 14 (2.86%) Apache Spark
9 10 (2.04%) JBoss
10 9 (1.84%) Apache ServiceMix
11 6 (1.23%) WebSphere
12 5 (1.02%) SAS
13 4 (0.82%) Liferay
13 4 (0.82%) lighttpd
13 4 (0.82%) Oracle Service Bus
13 4 (0.82%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 4 (0.82%) WebLogic
13 4 (0.82%) WebLogic Portal
14 3 (0.61%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 2 (0.41%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (0.41%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 8 (1.64%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 105 (21.47%) Amazon AWS
2 53 (10.84%) Microsoft Azure
3 20 (4.09%) npm
4 15 (3.07%) OpenShift
5 11 (2.25%) GitHub
6 10 (2.04%) Heroku
7 9 (1.84%) Amazon EC2
7 9 (1.84%) Cloud Computing
7 9 (1.84%) Google Cloud Platform
8 8 (1.64%) AWS CloudFormation
8 8 (1.64%) SaaS
8 8 (1.64%) Serverless
9 7 (1.43%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 7 (1.43%) PaaS
10 6 (1.23%) IaaS
11 5 (1.02%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 4 (0.82%) Amazon S3
13 2 (0.41%) Amazon EMR
13 2 (0.41%) AWS CloudTrail
13 2 (0.41%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 13 (2.66%) AMQP
2 12 (2.45%) Internet
3 7 (1.43%) TCP/IP
4 4 (0.82%) DHCP
4 4 (0.82%) DNS
4 4 (0.82%) HTTP
5 3 (0.61%) Asterisk PBX
5 3 (0.61%) Firewall
5 3 (0.61%) SAN
5 3 (0.61%) VoIP
6 2 (0.41%) IPsec
6 2 (0.41%) IPv4
6 2 (0.41%) IPv6
6 2 (0.41%) Network Security
6 2 (0.41%) SSL
6 2 (0.41%) VPN
7 1 (0.20%) Broadband
7 1 (0.20%) DAB
7 1 (0.20%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.20%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 150 (30.67%) MySQL
2 99 (20.25%) NoSQL
3 83 (16.97%) SQL Server
4 81 (16.56%) Relational Database
5 77 (15.75%) MongoDB
6 70 (14.31%) Big Data
7 46 (9.41%) Hadoop
8 43 (8.79%) Redis
9 40 (8.18%) Data Warehouse
10 32 (6.54%) Apache Cassandra
11 28 (5.73%) Apache Hive
12 26 (5.32%) RDBMS
13 25 (5.11%) Impala
14 24 (4.91%) Sqoop
15 22 (4.50%) MariaDB
16 13 (2.66%) Amazon RDS
17 11 (2.25%) Amazon Aurora
18 8 (1.64%) DB2
18 8 (1.64%) HBase
19 7 (1.43%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 151 (30.88%) Git (software)
2 102 (20.86%) Jenkins
3 61 (12.47%) JIRA
4 49 (10.02%) Subversion
5 48 (9.82%) Maven
6 36 (7.36%) Vagrant
7 29 (5.93%) IntelliJ
8 28 (5.73%) TeamCity
9 27 (5.52%) Gradle
10 26 (5.32%) Cucumber
11 21 (4.29%) GitLab
11 21 (4.29%) Mocha
12 20 (4.09%) Bower
12 20 (4.09%) gulp
13 19 (3.89%) JUnit
14 18 (3.68%) WiX
15 17 (3.48%) Selenium
16 16 (3.27%) Eclipse
17 13 (2.66%) Bitbucket
17 13 (2.66%) WebDriver
General
1 42 (8.59%) Finance
2 19 (3.89%) Retail
3 16 (3.27%) Telecoms
4 13 (2.66%) Law
5 7 (1.43%) Back Office
5 7 (1.43%) Billing
6 3 (0.61%) Marketing
7 2 (0.41%) Advertising
7 2 (0.41%) French Language
7 2 (0.41%) German Language
8 1 (0.20%) Banking
8 1 (0.20%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.20%) Local Government
8 1 (0.20%) Military
8 1 (0.20%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 253 (51.74%) Developer
2 64 (13.09%) Python Developer
3 59 (12.07%) Java Developer
4 53 (10.84%) Senior Developer
5 39 (7.98%) Software Developer
6 36 (7.36%) Java Engineer
7 33 (6.75%) Software Engineer
8 31 (6.34%) Data Engineer
9 28 (5.73%) Architect
10 26 (5.32%) Node.js Developer
11 25 (5.11%) PHP Developer
11 25 (5.11%) Tester
12 24 (4.91%) Big Data Engineer
13 23 (4.70%) Java Architect
13 23 (4.70%) Senior Data Engineer
14 22 (4.50%) Hadoop Engineer
14 22 (4.50%) Senior Hadoop Engineer
15 20 (4.09%) J2EE Architect
15 20 (4.09%) Java/J2EE Architect
16 18 (3.68%) Perl Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 155 (31.70%) HTML
2 130 (26.58%) CSS
3 97 (19.84%) AngularJS
4 79 (16.16%) Spring
5 66 (13.50%) HTML5
6 65 (13.29%) Web Services
7 54 (11.04%) Kafka
7 54 (11.04%) React
8 53 (10.84%) Hibernate
9 49 (10.02%) Node.js
10 48 (9.82%) jQuery
11 42 (8.59%) RabbitMQ
12 41 (8.38%) J2EE
13 38 (7.77%) REST
13 38 (7.77%) XML
14 37 (7.57%) RESTful
14 37 (7.57%) Spring Boot
15 36 (7.36%) Django
16 35 (7.16%) Vue (Vue.js)
17 31 (6.34%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 46 (9.41%) User Experience
2 42 (8.59%) Computer Science
2 42 (8.59%) Enterprise Software
3 26 (5.32%) Linux Command Line
4 21 (4.29%) Mobile App
5 20 (4.09%) Greenfield Project
6 19 (3.89%) Algorithms
7 17 (3.48%) Self-Motivation
8 16 (3.27%) Data Centre
9 15 (3.07%) Public Cloud
10 10 (2.04%) Social Network
11 9 (1.84%) Fintech
12 8 (1.64%) Analytical Skills
12 8 (1.64%) Data Structures
13 5 (1.02%) Management Information System
14 4 (0.82%) Replication
15 3 (0.61%) Internet of Things
16 2 (0.41%) Clustering
16 2 (0.41%) IBM Mainframe
16 2 (0.41%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 240 (49.08%) Linux
2 61 (12.47%) Ubuntu
3 50 (10.22%) Windows
4 35 (7.16%) Unix
5 13 (2.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 13 (2.66%) Windows Server
6 10 (2.04%) CentOS
7 5 (1.02%) Mac OS X
8 3 (0.61%) Debian
8 3 (0.61%) openSUSE
9 1 (0.20%) AIX
9 1 (0.20%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 195 (39.88%) Agile Software Development
2 86 (17.59%) Software Engineering
3 71 (14.52%) TDD
4 70 (14.31%) Scrum
5 65 (13.29%) Continuous Integration
6 58 (11.86%) MVC
7 54 (11.04%) DevOps
8 52 (10.63%) Open Source
9 50 (10.22%) Analytics
10 47 (9.61%) Microservices
11 46 (9.41%) OO
11 46 (9.41%) Problem-Solving
11 46 (9.41%) Web Development
12 43 (8.79%) Test Automation
13 38 (7.77%) BDD
14 37 (7.57%) Machine Learning
14 37 (7.57%) Mentoring
15 32 (6.54%) High Availability
16 30 (6.13%) Front End Development
17 29 (5.93%) Data Engineering
Programming Languages
1 253 (51.74%) Java
2 219 (44.79%) SQL
3 209 (42.74%) JavaScript
4 192 (39.26%) Python
5 62 (12.68%) Perl
6 55 (11.25%) C#
7 54 (11.04%) Ruby
8 52 (10.63%) Bash Shell
8 52 (10.63%) Go
9 45 (9.20%) PHP
10 42 (8.59%) Scala
11 30 (6.13%) Java 8
12 28 (5.73%) Shell Script
13 23 (4.70%) ES6
14 22 (4.50%) C
15 13 (2.66%) C++
16 12 (2.45%) PowerShell
17 11 (2.25%) TypeScript
18 7 (1.43%) PHP 5
19 6 (1.23%) R
Qualifications
1 79 (16.16%) Degree
2 33 (6.75%) Security Cleared
3 17 (3.48%) Computer Science Degree
3 17 (3.48%) SC Cleared
4 12 (2.45%) ISEB
5 5 (1.02%) AWS Certification
6 4 (0.82%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (0.82%) RHCE
6 4 (0.82%) TOGAF Certification
7 3 (0.61%) Master's Degree
7 3 (0.61%) VCP6
7 3 (0.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (0.41%) Chartered Engineer
8 2 (0.41%) CITP
8 2 (0.41%) ISTQB
8 2 (0.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (0.41%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.41%) PMP
8 2 (0.41%) Sun Certification
9 1 (0.20%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (8.59%) QA
2 8 (1.64%) GDPR
3 5 (1.02%) GCP
4 3 (0.61%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.61%) PMO
4 3 (0.61%) SLA
5 1 (0.20%) ISO 14001
5 1 (0.20%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 97 (19.84%) Docker
2 52 (10.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 45 (9.20%) vSphere
4 27 (5.52%) Apache Flume
5 10 (2.04%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 8 (1.64%) Active Directory
7 6 (1.23%) KVM
8 5 (1.02%) Postfix
9 4 (0.82%) Xen
10 3 (0.61%) HDFS
10 3 (0.61%) VirtualBox
11 2 (0.41%) ACF2
11 2 (0.41%) RACF
11 2 (0.41%) vCloud
12 1 (0.20%) Oracle RAC
12 1 (0.20%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 71 (14.52%) Ansible
2 53 (10.84%) Puppet
3 48 (9.82%) Kubernetes
4 26 (5.32%) Hadoop YARN
5 23 (4.70%) logstash
6 20 (4.09%) Rancher
7 19 (3.89%) HAProxy
8 14 (2.86%) Opscode Chef
9 11 (2.25%) Terraform
10 6 (1.23%) Nagios
11 5 (1.02%) SCCM
12 4 (0.82%) Marathon
12 4 (0.82%) Mesos
12 4 (0.82%) Tivoli
13 3 (0.61%) Grafana
13 3 (0.61%) Kibana
13 3 (0.61%) Oozie
14 2 (0.41%) HP ALM
14 2 (0.41%) Prometheus
14 2 (0.41%) Salt
Vendors
1 84 (17.18%) Oracle
2 73 (14.93%) VMware
3 37 (7.57%) Microsoft
4 25 (5.11%) Cloudera
4 25 (5.11%) Hortonworks
5 20 (4.09%) SaltStack
6 16 (3.27%) Atlassian
7 15 (3.07%) Zend
8 13 (2.66%) Twitter
9 11 (2.25%) Salesforce.com
10 8 (1.64%) Capita
10 8 (1.64%) IBM
11 7 (1.43%) Google
11 7 (1.43%) Unisys
12 4 (0.82%) Ivanti
13 3 (0.61%) Cisco
13 3 (0.61%) ESRI
13 3 (0.61%) HP
13 3 (0.61%) Percona
13 3 (0.61%) SAP