The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 75 82 106
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +24
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 29 37 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.08% 2.04% 0.38%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.69% 7.41% 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 27 32 6
Average salary £43,900 £37,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.29% -5.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,400 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £38,000 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
PostgreSQL
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
377 499 500
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 27.06% 27.49% 31.77%
Number of salaries quoted 359 413 466
Average salary £43,900 £42,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.52% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PostgreSQL across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

PostgreSQL Salary Histogram in Cambridge

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 35 (53.03%) JavaScript
2 30 (45.45%) Linux
3 29 (43.94%) HTML
3 29 (43.94%) CSS
4 27 (40.91%) Python
5 26 (39.39%) jQuery
6 25 (37.88%) Ruby
6 25 (37.88%) Windows
6 25 (37.88%) Oracle
6 25 (37.88%) Red Hat
7 24 (36.36%) Apache
8 23 (34.85%) Tomcat
8 23 (34.85%) MySQL
8 23 (34.85%) Ruby on Rails
8 23 (34.85%) VMware
8 23 (34.85%) Agile Software Development
8 23 (34.85%) NoSQL
9 22 (33.33%) Degree
9 22 (33.33%) Mentoring
9 22 (33.33%) Coaching
10 21 (31.82%) Algorithms
10 21 (31.82%) MongoDB
10 21 (31.82%) Open Source
10 21 (31.82%) Blog
11 17 (25.76%) Computer Science
12 12 (18.18%) SQL
13 10 (15.15%) Zope
13 10 (15.15%) Plone
13 10 (15.15%) Debian
14 9 (13.64%) CRM

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 24 (36.36%) Apache
2 23 (34.85%) Tomcat
3 10 (15.15%) Zope
3 10 (15.15%) Plone
4 2 (3.03%) JBoss
5 1 (1.52%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (9.09%) MS Office
1 6 (9.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.03%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.06%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.52%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.06%) HTTP
2 2 (3.03%) SSL
3 1 (1.52%) SAN
3 1 (1.52%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (34.85%) MySQL
1 23 (34.85%) NoSQL
2 21 (31.82%) MongoDB
3 6 (9.09%) Relational Database
3 6 (9.09%) FileMaker
4 3 (4.55%) SQL Server
5 2 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.52%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 6 (9.09%) Xcode
2 4 (6.06%) Git (software)
2 4 (6.06%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (4.55%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.03%) Finance
2 2 (3.03%) Manufacturing
2 2 (3.03%) Marketing
2 2 (3.03%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 36 (54.55%) Developer
2 22 (33.33%) Linux Support
3 20 (30.30%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 20 (30.30%) Support Engineer
4 19 (28.79%) Linux Engineer
4 19 (28.79%) Linux Support Engineer
5 10 (15.15%) Web Developer
6 7 (10.61%) Software Developer
7 6 (9.09%) Mac Developer
8 5 (7.58%) Systems Developer
8 5 (7.58%) Software Engineer
9 4 (6.06%) Consultant
9 4 (6.06%) Support Consultant
10 3 (4.55%) Senior Developer
11 2 (3.03%) Administrator
11 2 (3.03%) Applications Developer
11 2 (3.03%) Technical Support
11 2 (3.03%) Technical Support Consultant
11 2 (3.03%) Web Applications Developer
11 2 (3.03%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (43.94%) HTML
1 29 (43.94%) CSS
2 26 (39.39%) jQuery
3 23 (34.85%) Ruby on Rails
4 5 (7.58%) Laravel
4 5 (7.58%) PostGIS
4 5 (7.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 4 (6.06%) XML
5 4 (6.06%) JSON
5 4 (6.06%) RabbitMQ
5 4 (6.06%) Twisted
6 1 (1.52%) Ext JS
6 1 (1.52%) Web Services
6 1 (1.52%) Catalyst
6 1 (1.52%) DBIx::Class
Miscellaneous
1 21 (31.82%) Blog
1 21 (31.82%) Algorithms
2 17 (25.76%) Computer Science
3 7 (10.61%) Management Information System
4 6 (9.09%) User Experience
5 5 (7.58%) Visualisation
6 2 (3.03%) DTV
6 2 (3.03%) Replication
7 1 (1.52%) Informatics
7 1 (1.52%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.52%) LIMS
7 1 (1.52%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 30 (45.45%) Linux
2 25 (37.88%) Windows
3 10 (15.15%) Debian
4 5 (7.58%) UNIX
5 4 (6.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (6.06%) Ubuntu
6 2 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (3.03%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (34.85%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 22 (33.33%) Coaching
3 21 (31.82%) Open Source
4 9 (13.64%) CRM
5 7 (10.61%) OO
6 6 (9.09%) Project Planning
6 6 (9.09%) Load Balancing
7 4 (6.06%) DevOps
7 4 (6.06%) Software Engineering
8 3 (4.55%) Project Management
8 3 (4.55%) ITIL
9 2 (3.03%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (3.03%) Configuration Management
9 2 (3.03%) Programme Management
9 2 (3.03%) Digital Marketing
10 1 (1.52%) Continuous Integration
10 1 (1.52%) Kanban
10 1 (1.52%) Matrix Management
10 1 (1.52%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 35 (53.03%) JavaScript
2 27 (40.91%) Python
3 25 (37.88%) Ruby
4 12 (18.18%) SQL
5 6 (9.09%) VB
5 6 (9.09%) Bash Shell
5 6 (9.09%) Apple Swift
5 6 (9.09%) AppleScript
5 6 (9.09%) Objective-C
6 5 (7.58%) PHP
6 5 (7.58%) Java
7 4 (6.06%) Perl
8 2 (3.03%) C#
8 2 (3.03%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.52%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 22 (33.33%) Degree
2 5 (7.58%) LPIC
3 2 (3.03%) RHCE
System Software
1 4 (6.06%) Docker
2 3 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.03%) Postfix
3 2 (3.03%) KVM
3 2 (3.03%) Xen
3 2 (3.03%) iptables
4 1 (1.52%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (3.03%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (3.03%) HAProxy
2 1 (1.52%) Puppet
Vendors
1 25 (37.88%) Oracle
1 25 (37.88%) Red Hat
2 23 (34.85%) VMware
3 6 (9.09%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.03%) SAP
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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