Period
to 22 September 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PostgreSQL (Postgres)
England > South West
6 months to
22 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 125 204 194
Rank change year-on-year +79 -10 +2
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 64 130 145
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South West 1.93% 1.32% 1.40%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.61% 4.70% 4.74%
Number of salaries quoted 67 110 118
Median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £31,700
90th Percentile £73,750 £73,750 £65,000
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 West with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 968 2,767 3,058
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 29.22% 28.03% 29.49%
Number of salaries quoted 820 2,258 2,669
Median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,425 £27,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £65,000 £64,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +2.04%

PostgreSQL
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing PostgreSQL as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for PostgreSQL in the South West

PostgreSQL
Salary Trend in the South West

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing PostgreSQL in the South West.

Salary trend for PostgreSQL in the South West

PostgreSQL
Salary Histogram in the South West

Salary distribution for jobs citing PostgreSQL in the South West over the 6 months to 22 September 2020.

Salary histogram for PostgreSQL in the South West

PostgreSQL
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PostgreSQL within the South West region over the 6 months to 22 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
Wiltshire +63 40 £52,500 -15.51% 5
Bristol +56 9 £45,372 -17.51% 10
Gloucestershire +54 8 £36,250 -23.68% 1
Devon +25 2 £27,500 -32.93% 10
Somerset +8 2 £60,000 -4.00% 2
Dorset +44 1 £35,000 - 1
PostgreSQL
England

For the 6 months to 22 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 West region with a requirement for PostgreSQL.

1 44 (68.75%) SQL
1 44 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (67.19%) Java
3 42 (65.63%) AWS
4 39 (60.94%) Git (software)
5 37 (57.81%) Continuous Integration
5 37 (57.81%) JavaScript
6 33 (51.56%) Scrum
6 33 (51.56%) RESTful
7 31 (48.44%) MySQL
7 31 (48.44%) Azure
8 28 (43.75%) DevOps
9 26 (40.63%) Docker
10 25 (39.06%) Spring
11 24 (37.50%) Amazon EC2
12 23 (35.94%) Microservices
12 23 (35.94%) Jenkins
13 22 (34.38%) Maven
13 22 (34.38%) JUnit
14 21 (32.81%) Oracle
14 21 (32.81%) SQL Server
14 21 (32.81%) CSS
14 21 (32.81%) Web Services
14 21 (32.81%) Kubernetes
14 21 (32.81%) SonarQube
15 20 (31.25%) Node.js
15 20 (31.25%) TDD
16 19 (29.69%) Security Cleared
16 19 (29.69%) HTML
16 19 (29.69%) REST

PostgreSQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 15 (23.44%) Tomcat
2 8 (12.50%) Confluence
3 2 (3.13%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.56%) Camunda
4 1 (1.56%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 42 (65.63%) AWS
2 31 (48.44%) Azure
3 24 (37.50%) Amazon EC2
4 10 (15.63%) OpenShift
5 9 (14.06%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 8 (12.50%) Amazon S3
7 7 (10.94%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 7 (10.94%) AWS Fargate
7 7 (10.94%) AWS Lambda
7 7 (10.94%) Route 53
7 7 (10.94%) Serverless
7 7 (10.94%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 4 (6.25%) PaaS
9 3 (4.69%) GCP
10 2 (3.13%) SaaS
11 1 (1.56%) Amazon SQS
11 1 (1.56%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.38%) VPN
2 2 (3.13%) Skype
3 1 (1.56%) DSL
3 1 (1.56%) HTTP
3 1 (1.56%) Internet
3 1 (1.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (48.44%) MySQL
2 21 (32.81%) SQL Server
3 17 (26.56%) Relational Database
4 16 (25.00%) MongoDB
5 14 (21.88%) NoSQL
6 10 (15.63%) Amazon RDS
7 7 (10.94%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 7 (10.94%) Apache Cassandra
8 3 (4.69%) ArangoDB
9 2 (3.13%) Big Data
9 2 (3.13%) DB2
9 2 (3.13%) InfluxDB
9 2 (3.13%) SQLite
10 1 (1.56%) Cosmos DB
10 1 (1.56%) Geospatial Data
10 1 (1.56%) GIS
10 1 (1.56%) Neo4j
10 1 (1.56%) Oracle Database
10 1 (1.56%) Redis
Development Applications
1 39 (60.94%) Git (software)
2 23 (35.94%) Jenkins
3 22 (34.38%) JUnit
3 22 (34.38%) Maven
4 21 (32.81%) SonarQube
5 17 (26.56%) Mockito
6 15 (23.44%) DbUnit
6 15 (23.44%) jMock
7 10 (15.63%) JIRA
8 9 (14.06%) Vagrant
9 6 (9.38%) Artifactory
9 6 (9.38%) Bitbucket Server
9 6 (9.38%) Sonatype Nexus
10 4 (6.25%) Cucumber
10 4 (6.25%) IntelliJ
11 3 (4.69%) Bitbucket
12 2 (3.13%) Gradle
12 2 (3.13%) Octopus Deploy
12 2 (3.13%) SoapUI
12 2 (3.13%) WebDriver
General
1 10 (15.63%) Public Sector
2 4 (6.25%) Finance
3 1 (1.56%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 48 (75.00%) Developer
2 26 (40.63%) Java Developer
3 10 (15.63%) DevOps Engineer
3 10 (15.63%) JavaScript Developer
4 9 (14.06%) Software Developer
5 5 (7.81%) Java Software Developer
5 5 (7.81%) React Developer
5 5 (7.81%) SC Cleared Java Developer
5 5 (7.81%) Software Engineer
5 5 (7.81%) Web Developer
6 4 (6.25%) Full Stack Developer
6 4 (6.25%) Senior Developer
6 4 (6.25%) Senior DevOps
6 4 (6.25%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 3 (4.69%) Digital Developer
7 3 (4.69%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 3 (4.69%) Node.js Developer
8 2 (3.13%) Agile Developer
8 2 (3.13%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 2 (3.13%) Lead DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (51.56%) RESTful
2 25 (39.06%) Spring
3 21 (32.81%) CSS
3 21 (32.81%) Web Services
4 20 (31.25%) Node.js
5 19 (29.69%) HTML
5 19 (29.69%) REST
6 17 (26.56%) XML
7 15 (23.44%) J2EE
7 15 (23.44%) PowerMock
7 15 (23.44%) SOAP
8 14 (21.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 13 (20.31%) Apache Camel
10 12 (18.75%) React
11 11 (17.19%) Express
11 11 (17.19%) Hibernate
11 11 (17.19%) Next.js
11 11 (17.19%) Redux
12 9 (14.06%) Java EE
13 6 (9.38%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.50%) N-Tier
2 4 (6.25%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (3.13%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.13%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.56%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.56%) Cloud Native
4 1 (1.56%) Clustering
4 1 (1.56%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.56%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.56%) Social Network
4 1 (1.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 16 (25.00%) Linux
2 9 (14.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (12.50%) CentOS
4 7 (10.94%) CoreOS
5 3 (4.69%) Windows
6 2 (3.13%) Windows Server
7 1 (1.56%) Debian
7 1 (1.56%) Mac OS X
7 1 (1.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (57.81%) Continuous Integration
3 33 (51.56%) Scrum
4 28 (43.75%) DevOps
5 23 (35.94%) Microservices
6 20 (31.25%) TDD
7 17 (26.56%) Continuous Deployment
8 15 (23.44%) Kanban
9 14 (21.88%) BDD
9 14 (21.88%) Data Modelling
9 14 (21.88%) E-Commerce
9 14 (21.88%) Mentoring
9 14 (21.88%) Software Engineering
10 13 (20.31%) Coaching
10 13 (20.31%) User Stories
11 12 (18.75%) Migration
12 10 (15.63%) Open Source
12 10 (15.63%) Problem-Solving
12 10 (15.63%) Virtual Infrastructure
13 9 (14.06%) Auto-Scaling
Programming Languages
1 44 (68.75%) SQL
2 43 (67.19%) Java
3 37 (57.81%) JavaScript
4 16 (25.00%) TypeScript
5 13 (20.31%) Python
6 11 (17.19%) PL/SQL
7 10 (15.63%) Ruby
8 6 (9.38%) Bash Shell
8 6 (9.38%) Java 8
9 3 (4.69%) C#
9 3 (4.69%) PowerShell
10 2 (3.13%) C++
11 1 (1.56%) Clojure
11 1 (1.56%) Go
11 1 (1.56%) Kotlin
11 1 (1.56%) R
11 1 (1.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 19 (29.69%) Security Cleared
2 18 (28.13%) SC Cleared
3 10 (15.63%) Degree
4 5 (7.81%) DV Cleared
5 2 (3.13%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (1.56%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.13%) QA
2 1 (1.56%) NCSC
System Software
1 26 (40.63%) Docker
2 14 (21.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (21.88%) vSphere
3 9 (14.06%) VirtualBox
4 7 (10.94%) GlusterFS
5 1 (1.56%) Active Directory
5 1 (1.56%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 21 (32.81%) Kubernetes
2 11 (17.19%) NetIQ Identity Manager
2 11 (17.19%) Terraform
3 7 (10.94%) Ansible
4 6 (9.38%) Nagios
5 2 (3.13%) Docker Swarm
6 1 (1.56%) Cloudify
6 1 (1.56%) logstash
6 1 (1.56%) Packer
Vendors
1 21 (32.81%) Oracle
2 14 (21.88%) VMware
3 13 (20.31%) NetIQ
4 8 (12.50%) Red Hat
4 8 (12.50%) Salesforce.com
5 6 (9.38%) AppDynamics
5 6 (9.38%) New Relic
5 6 (9.38%) Splunk
6 5 (7.81%) Microsoft
7 4 (6.25%) CyberArk
7 4 (6.25%) ForgeRock
8 3 (4.69%) Atlassian
9 2 (3.13%) Google
10 1 (1.56%) Sybase