The first table below looks at the demand for PostgreSQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PostgreSQL over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Cambridge region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 110 121 102
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -19
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 10 6 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.55% 0.30% 1.23%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.90% 1.06% 4.47%
Number of salaries quoted 10 5 23
Average salary £35,500 £32,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.23% -27.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £40,600 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+10.38% +2.66%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
527 565 582
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 29.18% 28.43% 27.48%
Number of salaries quoted 466 529 527
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
PostgreSQL
Cambridgeshire

PostgreSQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PostgreSQL across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

PostgreSQL Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

PostgreSQL
Salary Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PostgreSQL across the Cambridge region.

PostgreSQL Salary Trend in Cambridge

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing PostgreSQL also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited PostgreSQL.

1 23 (69.70%) HTML
1 23 (69.70%) CSS
1 23 (69.70%) Python
2 22 (66.67%) MySQL
2 22 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 20 (60.61%) Ruby
4 19 (57.58%) jQuery
4 19 (57.58%) Open Source
4 19 (57.58%) MongoDB
4 19 (57.58%) NoSQL
4 19 (57.58%) Node.js
4 19 (57.58%) Ruby on Rails
5 18 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (54.55%) Blog
6 17 (51.52%) Django
7 10 (30.30%) Degree
7 10 (30.30%) SQL
8 8 (24.24%) Linux
9 7 (21.21%) Perl
10 6 (18.18%) Computer Science
11 5 (15.15%) UNIX
12 4 (12.12%) Disaster Recovery
12 4 (12.12%) Firewall
12 4 (12.12%) VMware
12 4 (12.12%) RDBMS
12 4 (12.12%) Cisco
12 4 (12.12%) Sun
12 4 (12.12%) Enterprise Architecture
12 4 (12.12%) VLAN
12 4 (12.12%) Network Design

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing PostgreSQL also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited PostgreSQL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 19 (57.58%) Node.js
2 4 (12.12%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (12.12%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.03%) Tornado
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.03%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.12%) LAN
1 4 (12.12%) VoIP
1 4 (12.12%) WAN
1 4 (12.12%) SAN
1 4 (12.12%) Firewall
1 4 (12.12%) VLAN
1 4 (12.12%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (6.06%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.03%) SSL
3 1 (3.03%) Internet
3 1 (3.03%) X.509
3 1 (3.03%) HTTP
3 1 (3.03%) AMQP
3 1 (3.03%) STUN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (66.67%) MySQL
2 19 (57.58%) MongoDB
2 19 (57.58%) NoSQL
3 4 (12.12%) SQL Server
3 4 (12.12%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (12.12%) RDBMS
3 4 (12.12%) Relational Database
4 2 (6.06%) Redis
4 2 (6.06%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (3.03%) HBase
Development Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.03%) Mocha
1 1 (3.03%) Hudson
1 1 (3.03%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 27 (81.82%) Developer
2 19 (57.58%) Web Developer
3 5 (15.15%) Systems Administrator
3 5 (15.15%) Administrator
3 5 (15.15%) Software Developer
4 4 (12.12%) Senior Software Developer
4 4 (12.12%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 4 (12.12%) Senior Developer
5 2 (6.06%) Ruby on Rails Developer
6 1 (3.03%) Java Developer
6 1 (3.03%) Test Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Software Test Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 1 (3.03%) Linux Administrator
6 1 (3.03%) Python Developer
6 1 (3.03%) Java Web Developer
6 1 (3.03%) PHP Developer
6 1 (3.03%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (69.70%) HTML
1 23 (69.70%) CSS
2 19 (57.58%) Ruby on Rails
2 19 (57.58%) jQuery
3 17 (51.52%) Django
4 2 (6.06%) HTML5
4 2 (6.06%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (6.06%) REST
4 2 (6.06%) CSS3
5 1 (3.03%) WebSockets
5 1 (3.03%) Backbone.js
5 1 (3.03%) AngularJS
5 1 (3.03%) Twisted
5 1 (3.03%) Memcached
5 1 (3.03%) RESTful
5 1 (3.03%) JSON
5 1 (3.03%) Web Services
5 1 (3.03%) XHTML
5 1 (3.03%) J2SE
5 1 (3.03%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 19 (57.58%) Open Source
2 18 (54.55%) Blog
3 6 (18.18%) Computer Science
4 4 (12.12%) Data Protection Act
4 4 (12.12%) Informatics
4 4 (12.12%) Biology
5 1 (3.03%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 8 (24.24%) Linux
2 5 (15.15%) UNIX
3 4 (12.12%) Windows
3 4 (12.12%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (12.12%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.03%) CentOS
4 1 (3.03%) Apple iOS
4 1 (3.03%) Debian
4 1 (3.03%) Ubuntu
4 1 (3.03%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (12.12%) Data Protection
2 4 (12.12%) ITIL
2 4 (12.12%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (12.12%) Network Design
2 4 (12.12%) Bioinformatics
2 4 (12.12%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (6.06%) Web Development
3 2 (6.06%) TDD
4 1 (3.03%) Database Tuning
4 1 (3.03%) Web Application Development
4 1 (3.03%) Android Development
4 1 (3.03%) iOS Development
4 1 (3.03%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (3.03%) Security Testing
4 1 (3.03%) Integration Testing
4 1 (3.03%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (3.03%) MVC
4 1 (3.03%) OOP
4 1 (3.03%) RDF
Programming Languages
1 23 (69.70%) Python
2 22 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 20 (60.61%) Ruby
4 10 (30.30%) SQL
5 7 (21.21%) Perl
6 2 (6.06%) PHP
6 2 (6.06%) C#
6 2 (6.06%) C++
6 2 (6.06%) Java
6 2 (6.06%) Scala
7 1 (3.03%) C
7 1 (3.03%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 10 (30.30%) Degree
2 4 (12.12%) MCSA
2 4 (12.12%) CCNA
2 4 (12.12%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (12.12%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.03%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.12%) QA
System Software
1 4 (12.12%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (12.12%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 4 (12.12%) Oracle
1 4 (12.12%) Cisco
1 4 (12.12%) Sun
1 4 (12.12%) HP
1 4 (12.12%) VMware
1 4 (12.12%) Veeam
2 1 (3.03%) CA
2 1 (3.03%) Red Hat
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