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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 20 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PostgreSQL (Postgres)
England > South East
6 months to
20 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 114 164 153
Rank change year-on-year +50 -11 +19
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 582 255 338
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 2.88% 1.91% 1.99%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 11.60% 7.18% 7.65%
Number of salaries quoted 344 150 255
10th Percentile £42,811 £40,889 £35,500
25th Percentile £52,500 £42,500 £46,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £55,000 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year +18.18% -4.35% +9.52%
75th Percentile £85,000 £70,000 £72,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £72,500 £87,500
England median annual salary £72,500 £65,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +11.54% - +13.04%

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 5,018 3,553 4,417
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 24.87% 26.55% 25.98%
Number of salaries quoted 3,083 2,892 3,637
10th Percentile £32,500 £33,750 £31,250
25th Percentile £41,250 £41,250 £38,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
75th Percentile £70,000 £63,750 £63,000
90th Percentile £83,750 £75,000 £75,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%

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 20 May 2022.

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 20 May 2022. 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
Jobs
Hampshire -14 196 £70,000 +27.27% 6
Thames Valley +22 182 £63,750 +15.91% 11
Berkshire +16 82 £67,500 +10.20% 7
Oxfordshire +18 71 £63,750 +45.71% 2
East Sussex +53 67 £80,000 +23.08% 2
Surrey -23 58 £66,250 +1.92% 1
Buckinghamshire -48 29 £50,000 -13.04% 2
Middlesex - 25 £50,000 -
Kent -42 20 £56,250 -6.25%
Home Counties - 9 £75,000 -
West Sussex +3 4 £73,750 +47.50% 3
PostgreSQL
England

For the 6 months to 20 May 2022, 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.

1 334 (57.39%) AWS
2 295 (50.69%) Agile
3 273 (46.91%) Java
4 271 (46.56%) Python
5 244 (41.92%) Kubernetes
6 232 (39.86%) Docker
7 225 (38.66%) JavaScript
8 206 (35.40%) SQL
9 186 (31.96%) CI/CD
10 183 (31.44%) Kafka
11 175 (30.07%) Linux
12 160 (27.49%) Microservices
13 153 (26.29%) DevOps
14 151 (25.95%) React
15 149 (25.60%) Software Engineering
16 146 (25.09%) Azure
17 137 (23.54%) Git (software)
18 132 (22.68%) Test Automation
19 131 (22.51%) Finance
20 129 (22.16%) Jenkins
21 118 (20.27%) MySQL
22 111 (19.07%) SQL Server
23 109 (18.73%) NoSQL
24 107 (18.38%) Redis
25 104 (17.87%) TDD
26 101 (17.35%) Spring
26 101 (17.35%) Ansible
27 100 (17.18%) MongoDB
27 100 (17.18%) CSS
28 99 (17.01%) 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 79 (13.57%) Apache Spark
2 51 (8.76%) Apache Solr
3 46 (7.90%) GemFire
4 40 (6.87%) Apache
5 39 (6.70%) Elasticsearch
6 26 (4.47%) GeoServer
7 21 (3.61%) Confluence
8 17 (2.92%) Apache Airflow
9 14 (2.41%) Cloud Foundry
10 10 (1.72%) nginx
11 8 (1.37%) Oracle Spatial
11 8 (1.37%) WildFly
12 6 (1.03%) Jetty
13 5 (0.86%) JBoss
13 5 (0.86%) Tomcat
14 4 (0.69%) Red Hat Fuse
15 3 (0.52%) Drupal
15 3 (0.52%) IIS
15 3 (0.52%) MS Exchange
16 2 (0.34%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (0.34%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 6 (1.03%) Distributed Ledger
2 1 (0.17%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.17%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.17%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.17%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 334 (57.39%) AWS
2 146 (25.09%) Azure
3 82 (14.09%) OpenShift
4 70 (12.03%) GitHub
5 64 (11.00%) Serverless
6 51 (8.76%) AWS Lambda
7 35 (6.01%) Cloud Functions
8 29 (4.98%) Amazon EC2
9 27 (4.64%) Amazon S3
10 24 (4.12%) GitHub Actions
11 21 (3.61%) AWS CloudFormation
12 20 (3.44%) PaaS
12 20 (3.44%) SaaS
13 18 (3.09%) GCP
14 17 (2.92%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 16 (2.75%) IBM Cloud
16 14 (2.41%) Amazon EKS
16 14 (2.41%) Cloud Computing
17 13 (2.23%) Amazon Kinesis
18 12 (2.06%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 56 (9.62%) Internet
2 30 (5.15%) HTTP
3 13 (2.23%) Calico
4 10 (1.72%) Asterisk PBX
4 10 (1.72%) VPN
5 9 (1.55%) DNS
6 8 (1.37%) 5G
6 8 (1.37%) Firewall
7 5 (0.86%) SSL
8 3 (0.52%) FTP
8 3 (0.52%) OpenVPN
8 3 (0.52%) TCP/IP
9 2 (0.34%) AMQP
9 2 (0.34%) SMS
10 1 (0.17%) Modbus
10 1 (0.17%) MQTT
10 1 (0.17%) OpenLDAP
10 1 (0.17%) SMTP
10 1 (0.17%) tcpdump
10 1 (0.17%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 118 (20.27%) MySQL
2 111 (19.07%) SQL Server
3 109 (18.73%) NoSQL
4 107 (18.38%) Redis
5 100 (17.18%) MongoDB
6 70 (12.03%) Flink
7 59 (10.14%) Relational Database
8 53 (9.11%) Big Data
9 48 (8.25%) GIS
10 47 (8.08%) Hadoop
11 37 (6.36%) HBase
12 36 (6.19%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 35 (6.01%) Apache Cassandra
14 26 (4.47%) QGIS
15 24 (4.12%) MariaDB
16 22 (3.78%) RDBMS
17 15 (2.58%) Geospatial Data
18 12 (2.06%) Amazon RDS
19 10 (1.72%) DB2
20 9 (1.55%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 137 (23.54%) Git (software)
2 129 (22.16%) Jenkins
3 66 (11.34%) Cucumber
4 60 (10.31%) Gradle
5 58 (9.97%) JIRA
6 50 (8.59%) JUnit
7 47 (8.08%) Sonatype Nexus
8 44 (7.56%) Maven
8 44 (7.56%) Subversion
9 35 (6.01%) Ant
10 28 (4.81%) GitLab
10 28 (4.81%) Selenium
11 25 (4.30%) JMeter
12 22 (3.78%) Protractor
13 20 (3.44%) Mockito
14 16 (2.75%) Artifactory
15 15 (2.58%) gulp
16 14 (2.41%) Cypress.io
17 10 (1.72%) Bitbucket
17 10 (1.72%) RSpec
General
1 131 (22.51%) Finance
2 73 (12.54%) Social Skills
3 58 (9.97%) Inclusion and Diversity
4 53 (9.11%) Banking
5 51 (8.76%) Law
6 44 (7.56%) Analytical Skills
7 38 (6.53%) Manufacturing
8 16 (2.75%) Marketing
9 15 (2.58%) Telecoms
10 14 (2.41%) Automotive
11 10 (1.72%) Aerospace
12 9 (1.55%) Documentation Skills
12 9 (1.55%) Public Sector
13 8 (1.37%) Games
14 7 (1.20%) Retail
15 6 (1.03%) Back Office
16 5 (0.86%) Local Government
17 4 (0.69%) Tech for Good
18 3 (0.52%) Advertising
18 3 (0.52%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 247 (42.44%) Developer
2 88 (15.12%) Software Engineer
3 87 (14.95%) Java Developer
4 60 (10.31%) Senior Developer
5 56 (9.62%) Data Engineer
6 52 (8.93%) Java Engineer
7 38 (6.53%) Senior Java Developer
8 35 (6.01%) Senior Java Engineer
9 28 (4.81%) Principal Engineer
9 28 (4.81%) Python Developer
10 26 (4.47%) AWS Engineer
10 26 (4.47%) Geospatial Engineer
11 24 (4.12%) Applications Engineer
12 20 (3.44%) Analyst
12 20 (3.44%) Java Software Developer
12 20 (3.44%) JavaScript Developer
13 19 (3.26%) Cloud Engineer
13 19 (3.26%) DBA
13 19 (3.26%) Engineering Manager
13 19 (3.26%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 183 (31.44%) Kafka
2 151 (25.95%) React
3 101 (17.35%) Spring
4 100 (17.18%) CSS
5 99 (17.01%) AngularJS
6 85 (14.60%) .NET
7 80 (13.75%) Node.js
8 70 (12.03%) HTML
9 68 (11.68%) RESTful
10 60 (10.31%) REST
11 57 (9.79%) ASP.NET
12 50 (8.59%) Spring Boot
13 44 (7.56%) SQLAlchemy
14 35 (6.01%) JDBC
15 34 (5.84%) PostGIS
16 29 (4.98%) RabbitMQ
17 27 (4.64%) Protocol Buffers
18 26 (4.47%) J2EE
18 26 (4.47%) JSON
18 26 (4.47%) Leaflet
Miscellaneous
1 55 (9.45%) Linux Command Line
2 48 (8.25%) Data Structures
3 44 (7.56%) Self-Motivation
4 42 (7.22%) Social Media
5 38 (6.53%) Algorithms
6 37 (6.36%) Cloud Native
7 35 (6.01%) Life Science
8 34 (5.84%) Greenfield Project
9 31 (5.33%) User Experience
10 30 (5.15%) Mobile Payment
11 28 (4.81%) Management Information System
12 10 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
12 10 (1.72%) Virtual Team
13 9 (1.55%) Cyberattack
14 8 (1.37%) Blog
14 8 (1.37%) Fibre Optics
14 8 (1.37%) IBM Mainframe
14 8 (1.37%) Legacy Code
14 8 (1.37%) Mainframe
15 7 (1.20%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 175 (30.07%) Linux
2 73 (12.54%) Unix
3 44 (7.56%) Ubuntu
4 27 (4.64%) Windows
5 20 (3.44%) CentOS
6 11 (1.89%) Mac OS
7 10 (1.72%) VMS
8 9 (1.55%) Windows Server
9 6 (1.03%) Alpine Linux
10 2 (0.34%) Android
10 2 (0.34%) Apple iOS
10 2 (0.34%) Mac OS X
10 2 (0.34%) Windows Server 2016
11 1 (0.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 295 (50.69%) Agile
2 186 (31.96%) CI/CD
3 160 (27.49%) Microservices
4 153 (26.29%) DevOps
5 149 (25.60%) Software Engineering
6 132 (22.68%) Test Automation
7 104 (17.87%) TDD
8 86 (14.78%) Computer Science
9 83 (14.26%) Full Stack Development
9 83 (14.26%) Scrum
10 80 (13.75%) Customer-Centricity
11 67 (11.51%) Mentoring
12 62 (10.65%) Problem-Solving
13 60 (10.31%) BDD
14 59 (10.14%) MVC
15 53 (9.11%) Data Modelling
16 49 (8.42%) OOP
17 48 (8.25%) Digital Banking
18 47 (8.08%) Data Engineering
18 47 (8.08%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 273 (46.91%) Java
2 271 (46.56%) Python
3 225 (38.66%) JavaScript
4 206 (35.40%) SQL
5 97 (16.67%) Ruby
6 86 (14.78%) Go
7 77 (13.23%) Shell Script
8 68 (11.68%) C#
9 63 (10.82%) PHP
10 54 (9.28%) Perl
11 49 (8.42%) Kotlin
12 42 (7.22%) PowerShell
12 42 (7.22%) TypeScript
13 39 (6.70%) C
14 33 (5.67%) Bash
15 28 (4.81%) C++
16 18 (3.09%) Rust
17 16 (2.75%) Groovy
18 13 (2.23%) COBOL
19 10 (1.72%) ES6
Qualifications
1 65 (11.17%) Degree
2 47 (8.08%) Security Cleared
3 37 (6.36%) SC Cleared
4 36 (6.19%) Computer Science Degree
5 24 (4.12%) OCP
5 24 (4.12%) Oracle Certification
6 6 (1.03%) AWS Certification
7 4 (0.69%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.17%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (4.98%) QA
2 8 (1.37%) Data Quality
3 6 (1.03%) Accessibility
4 4 (0.69%) SLA
5 2 (0.34%) GDPR
5 2 (0.34%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 232 (39.86%) Docker
2 48 (8.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (4.12%) Virtual Machines
4 9 (1.55%) HDFS
5 7 (1.20%) vSphere
6 5 (0.86%) Active Directory
6 5 (0.86%) Hyper-V
7 3 (0.52%) Openswan
7 3 (0.52%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (0.34%) FreeRADIUS
8 2 (0.34%) iptables
8 2 (0.34%) KVM
9 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.17%) Postfix
9 1 (0.17%) Varnish
9 1 (0.17%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 244 (41.92%) Kubernetes
2 101 (17.35%) Ansible
3 45 (7.73%) Opscode Chef
4 28 (4.81%) Terraform
5 23 (3.95%) Grafana
5 23 (3.95%) Kibana
6 12 (2.06%) Prometheus
7 9 (1.55%) Consul
8 7 (1.20%) Graylog
9 6 (1.03%) ZABBIX
10 4 (0.69%) Puppet
11 3 (0.52%) Rancher
11 3 (0.52%) WSUS
12 2 (0.34%) Nagios
13 1 (0.17%) Data Guard
13 1 (0.17%) Oracle RMAN
13 1 (0.17%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 78 (13.40%) Microsoft
2 75 (12.89%) Oracle
3 61 (10.48%) VMware
4 35 (6.01%) Google
5 34 (5.84%) Twitter
6 24 (4.12%) IBM
7 17 (2.92%) Splunk
8 15 (2.58%) Red Hat
9 13 (2.23%) Atlassian
10 10 (1.72%) QinetiQ
11 9 (1.55%) Okta
12 8 (1.37%) Brandwatch
13 7 (1.20%) AppDynamics
13 7 (1.20%) Dataiku
13 7 (1.20%) Refinitiv
13 7 (1.20%) Reuters
14 5 (0.86%) CA
14 5 (0.86%) CrowdStrike
14 5 (0.86%) DocuSign
14 5 (0.86%) Salesforce.com