SQL Databases

While the tech behind SQL databases is well-established, there's still been a great deal of new movement in this space with technologies that allow teams to scale, manage, and automate the process of managing, migrating, and using databases.

Note: Many of the DBs in this list have overlap and utilize the similar technology. For example, PlanetScale is based on MySQL and Timescale on PostgreSQL.

Heard of

Which of the following SQL databases have you heard of?

Comparison

Which have you used vs would use again?

Satisfaction

% of users who would use again

* Indicates that the DB had less than 10 respondents.

PostgreSQL is the clear winner for overall usage, but newcomers to the space, notably Planetscale and CockroachDB have high satisfaction scores.

State of SQL

How happy are you with the state of SQL Databases?

Cost of SQL

How happy are you with the cost of SQL Databases?

SQL Databases

While the tech behind SQL databases is well-established, there's still been a great deal of new movement in this space with technologies that allow teams to scale, manage, and automate the process of managing, migrating, and using databases.

Note: Many of the DBs in this list have overlap and utilize the similar technology. For example, PlanetScale is based on MySQL and Timescale on PostgreSQL.

Heard of

Which of the following SQL databases have you heard of?

Comparison

Which have you used vs would use again?

Satisfaction

% of users who would use again

* Indicates that the DB had less than 10 respondents.

PostgreSQL is the clear winner for overall usage, but newcomers to the space, notably Planetscale and CockroachDB have high satisfaction scores.

State of SQL

How happy are you with the state of SQL Databases?

Cost of SQL

How happy are you with the cost of SQL Databases?

SQL Databases

While the tech behind SQL databases is well-established, there's still been a great deal of new movement in this space with technologies that allow teams to scale, manage, and automate the process of managing, migrating, and using databases.

Note: Many of the DBs in this list have overlap and utilize the similar technology. For example, PlanetScale is based on MySQL and Timescale on PostgreSQL.

Heard of

Which of the following SQL databases have you heard of?

Comparison

Which have you used vs would use again?

Satisfaction

% of users who would use again

* Indicates that the DB had less than 10 respondents.

PostgreSQL is the clear winner for overall usage, but newcomers to the space, notably Planetscale and CockroachDB have high satisfaction scores.

State of SQL

How happy are you with the state of SQL Databases?

Cost of SQL

How happy are you with the cost of SQL Databases?