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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 70 121 108
Rank change year-on-year
+51 -13
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 36 9 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.56% 0.49% 0.87%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.18% 1.67% 2.58%
Number of salaries quoted 34 9 16
Average salary £45,000 £35,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.76% +4.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,995 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £39,900 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.52% +6.25%
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
392 539 619
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 27.82% 29.29% 33.51%
Number of salaries quoted 357 471 577
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%

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 22 May 2015.

PostgreSQL Salary Histogram in Cambridge

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 41 (58.57%) HTML
2 39 (55.71%) MySQL
3 38 (54.29%) Python
4 37 (52.86%) JavaScript
5 36 (51.43%) CSS
5 36 (51.43%) Linux
6 32 (45.71%) jQuery
7 29 (41.43%) Ruby
8 26 (37.14%) Agile Software Development
8 26 (37.14%) Degree
8 26 (37.14%) Computer Science
9 25 (35.71%) Open Source
9 25 (35.71%) MongoDB
10 23 (32.86%) SQL
11 22 (31.43%) Apache
11 22 (31.43%) Ruby on Rails
11 22 (31.43%) NoSQL
11 22 (31.43%) Algorithms
12 21 (30.00%) Perl
12 21 (30.00%) Oracle
13 20 (28.57%) Windows
13 20 (28.57%) Red Hat
14 17 (24.29%) Tomcat
14 17 (24.29%) VMware
15 15 (21.43%) C
16 13 (18.57%) OO
16 13 (18.57%) Zope
16 13 (18.57%) Plone
16 13 (18.57%) Debian
16 13 (18.57%) Blog

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 22 (31.43%) Apache
2 17 (24.29%) Tomcat
3 13 (18.57%) Zope
3 13 (18.57%) Plone
4 7 (10.00%) JBoss
5 5 (7.14%) OpenStack
6 4 (5.71%) WebLogic
6 4 (5.71%) Node.js
Applications
1 6 (8.57%) MS Office
2 5 (7.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.43%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.86%) SSL
2 1 (1.43%) LDAP
2 1 (1.43%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (55.71%) MySQL
2 25 (35.71%) MongoDB
3 22 (31.43%) NoSQL
4 10 (14.29%) Relational Database
5 5 (7.14%) Neo4j
5 5 (7.14%) Apache Cassandra
5 5 (7.14%) MariaDB
5 5 (7.14%) CouchDB
5 5 (7.14%) FileMaker
6 4 (5.71%) RDBMS
7 3 (4.29%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (4.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (8.57%) Xcode
2 4 (5.71%) Git (software)
2 4 (5.71%) Selenium
2 4 (5.71%) Maven
2 4 (5.71%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (8.57%) Games
2 3 (4.29%) Finance
3 2 (2.86%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.86%) Electronics
3 2 (2.86%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.86%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 47 (67.14%) Developer
2 20 (28.57%) Web Developer
3 15 (21.43%) Linux Engineer
4 13 (18.57%) Linux Support
5 12 (17.14%) Ruby on Rails Developer
5 12 (17.14%) Software Developer
6 11 (15.71%) Support Engineer
7 10 (14.29%) Linux Support Engineer
8 7 (10.00%) Senior Developer
9 6 (8.57%) Graduate
9 6 (8.57%) Graduate Web Developer
9 6 (8.57%) Graduate Developer
9 6 (8.57%) Senior Software Developer
9 6 (8.57%) Mac Developer
10 3 (4.29%) Business Analyst
10 3 (4.29%) Analyst
11 2 (2.86%) Applications Developer
11 2 (2.86%) Consultant
11 2 (2.86%) Lead Developer
11 2 (2.86%) Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (58.57%) HTML
2 36 (51.43%) CSS
3 32 (45.71%) jQuery
4 22 (31.43%) Ruby on Rails
5 5 (7.14%) HTML5
5 5 (7.14%) REST
5 5 (7.14%) AngularJS
5 5 (7.14%) POSIX
6 4 (5.71%) Web Services
6 4 (5.71%) Dojo
6 4 (5.71%) Django
7 1 (1.43%) Catalyst
7 1 (1.43%) DBIx::Class
7 1 (1.43%) Ext JS
Miscellaneous
1 26 (37.14%) Computer Science
2 25 (35.71%) Open Source
3 22 (31.43%) Algorithms
4 13 (18.57%) Blog
5 12 (17.14%) Management Information System
6 10 (14.29%) Mathematics
7 8 (11.43%) User Experience
8 6 (8.57%) Physics
8 6 (8.57%) Informatics
8 6 (8.57%) Statistics
8 6 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (7.14%) Artificial Intelligence
10 4 (5.71%) GIS
11 3 (4.29%) Replication
12 2 (2.86%) DTV
13 1 (1.43%) 3D Printing
13 1 (1.43%) Hedge funds
13 1 (1.43%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 36 (51.43%) Linux
2 20 (28.57%) Windows
3 13 (18.57%) Debian
4 5 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (7.14%) UNIX
5 3 (4.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (4.29%) CentOS
6 1 (1.43%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (37.14%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (18.57%) OO
2 13 (18.57%) Mentoring
2 13 (18.57%) Coaching
3 12 (17.14%) Web Development
4 9 (12.86%) CRM
5 6 (8.57%) Project Management
5 6 (8.57%) Project Planning
5 6 (8.57%) Bioinformatics
5 6 (8.57%) Web Application Development
6 5 (7.14%) Memory Management
6 5 (7.14%) Hidden Markov Model
6 5 (7.14%) Game Theory
6 5 (7.14%) Gibbs Sampling
6 5 (7.14%) Extreme Programming
6 5 (7.14%) Data Analysis
6 5 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (7.14%) OOD
7 4 (5.71%) ITIL
7 4 (5.71%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 38 (54.29%) Python
2 37 (52.86%) JavaScript
3 29 (41.43%) Ruby
4 23 (32.86%) SQL
5 21 (30.00%) Perl
6 15 (21.43%) C
7 12 (17.14%) Java
8 11 (15.71%) PHP
9 10 (14.29%) Bash Shell
10 6 (8.57%) AppleScript
10 6 (8.57%) VB
10 6 (8.57%) Objective-C
10 6 (8.57%) Apple Swift
11 5 (7.14%) R
11 5 (7.14%) Go
11 5 (7.14%) Haskell
12 3 (4.29%) C++
12 3 (4.29%) T-SQL
13 2 (2.86%) C#
14 1 (1.43%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 26 (37.14%) Degree
2 9 (12.86%) LPIC
3 3 (4.29%) RHCE
System Software
1 8 (11.43%) Xen
1 8 (11.43%) KVM
2 5 (7.14%) Slurm Workload Manager
2 5 (7.14%) LXC
2 5 (7.14%) Docker
3 3 (4.29%) iptables
3 3 (4.29%) Postfix
4 1 (1.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.43%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (7.14%) Mesos
2 2 (2.86%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (2.86%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 21 (30.00%) Oracle
2 20 (28.57%) Red Hat
3 17 (24.29%) VMware
4 6 (8.57%) Microsoft
5 5 (7.14%) Pegasus
6 2 (2.86%) SAP
7 1 (1.43%) Sun
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Parham Consulting Ltd
Salary: Maximum £45k + Bonus, Benefits + Superb Pension (12% Non-Contributory!
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
The Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute
Posted: 4 days ago
Hinxton near Cambridge, UK
EMBL
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
AKH Resourcing
Salary: £35k - 40k per year
Posted: 15 days ago