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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 75 106 96
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -10
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 30 19 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.06% 1.08% 1.34%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.30% 3.68% 3.58%
Number of salaries quoted 28 14 22
Average salary £45,000 £38,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.42% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,550 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,750 £38,000 £52,200
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
411 516 614
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 28.29% 29.38% 37.30%
Number of salaries quoted 381 449 579
Average salary £45,000 £42,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,450 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +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 3 July 2015.

PostgreSQL Salary Histogram in Cambridge

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 34 (51.52%) HTML
1 34 (51.52%) Linux
2 32 (48.48%) Python
3 30 (45.45%) JavaScript
4 29 (43.94%) CSS
5 28 (42.42%) MySQL
6 27 (40.91%) Oracle
6 27 (40.91%) Apache
6 27 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
6 27 (40.91%) Degree
6 27 (40.91%) Computer Science
7 25 (37.88%) Ruby
7 25 (37.88%) Windows
7 25 (37.88%) Red Hat
8 24 (36.36%) jQuery
9 22 (33.33%) VMware
9 22 (33.33%) Tomcat
9 22 (33.33%) Algorithms
10 21 (31.82%) Open Source
10 21 (31.82%) MongoDB
11 18 (27.27%) NoSQL
11 18 (27.27%) Ruby on Rails
12 17 (25.76%) SQL
13 16 (24.24%) Blog
13 16 (24.24%) Mentoring
13 16 (24.24%) Coaching
14 15 (22.73%) Zope
14 15 (22.73%) Plone
14 15 (22.73%) Debian
14 15 (22.73%) OO

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 27 (40.91%) Apache
2 22 (33.33%) Tomcat
3 15 (22.73%) Zope
3 15 (22.73%) Plone
4 7 (10.61%) JBoss
5 5 (7.58%) OpenStack
6 4 (6.06%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (10.61%) MS Office
2 6 (9.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.03%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.52%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.03%) SSL
2 1 (1.52%) SAN
2 1 (1.52%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (42.42%) MySQL
2 21 (31.82%) MongoDB
3 18 (27.27%) NoSQL
4 10 (15.15%) Relational Database
5 6 (9.09%) FileMaker
6 5 (7.58%) Apache Cassandra
6 5 (7.58%) CouchDB
6 5 (7.58%) Neo4j
6 5 (7.58%) MariaDB
7 4 (6.06%) RDBMS
8 3 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (4.55%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (10.61%) Xcode
2 4 (6.06%) Maven
2 4 (6.06%) Selenium
2 4 (6.06%) Git (software)
2 4 (6.06%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (9.09%) Games
2 3 (4.55%) Telecoms
2 3 (4.55%) Finance
3 2 (3.03%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.03%) Marketing
3 2 (3.03%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 41 (62.12%) Developer
2 18 (27.27%) Linux Engineer
3 16 (24.24%) Linux Support
4 15 (22.73%) Ruby on Rails Developer
5 14 (21.21%) Support Engineer
6 13 (19.70%) Software Developer
6 13 (19.70%) Linux Support Engineer
7 9 (13.64%) Web Developer
8 8 (12.12%) Senior Developer
9 7 (10.61%) Mac Developer
10 6 (9.09%) Senior Software Developer
11 4 (6.06%) Consultant
11 4 (6.06%) Support Consultant
12 3 (4.55%) Java Developer
12 3 (4.55%) Graduate
12 3 (4.55%) Graduate Developer
12 3 (4.55%) Graduate Web Developer
13 2 (3.03%) Linux Consultant
13 2 (3.03%) Applications Developer
13 2 (3.03%) Technical Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (51.52%) HTML
2 29 (43.94%) CSS
3 24 (36.36%) jQuery
4 18 (27.27%) Ruby on Rails
5 5 (7.58%) Web Services
5 5 (7.58%) POSIX
5 5 (7.58%) HTML5
5 5 (7.58%) REST
6 4 (6.06%) Dojo
7 1 (1.52%) Ext JS
7 1 (1.52%) AngularJS
7 1 (1.52%) Catalyst
7 1 (1.52%) DBIx::Class
Miscellaneous
1 27 (40.91%) Computer Science
2 22 (33.33%) Algorithms
3 16 (24.24%) Blog
4 13 (19.70%) Management Information System
5 11 (16.67%) Mathematics
6 6 (9.09%) Physics
6 6 (9.09%) User Experience
6 6 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (9.09%) Statistics
6 6 (9.09%) Informatics
7 5 (7.58%) Artificial Intelligence
8 4 (6.06%) GIS
9 3 (4.55%) Replication
10 2 (3.03%) DTV
11 1 (1.52%) LIMS
11 1 (1.52%) Hedge funds
11 1 (1.52%) 3D Printing
Operating Systems
1 34 (51.52%) Linux
2 25 (37.88%) Windows
3 15 (22.73%) Debian
4 5 (7.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (7.58%) UNIX
5 3 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (4.55%) CentOS
6 1 (1.52%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (31.82%) Open Source
3 16 (24.24%) Mentoring
3 16 (24.24%) Coaching
4 15 (22.73%) OO
5 11 (16.67%) CRM
6 7 (10.61%) Project Planning
7 6 (9.09%) Bioinformatics
8 5 (7.58%) Memory Management
8 5 (7.58%) BDD
8 5 (7.58%) Hidden Markov Model
8 5 (7.58%) Game Theory
8 5 (7.58%) Gibbs Sampling
8 5 (7.58%) Web Development
8 5 (7.58%) TDD
8 5 (7.58%) Data Analysis
8 5 (7.58%) Scrum
8 5 (7.58%) Extreme Programming
8 5 (7.58%) OOD
8 5 (7.58%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 32 (48.48%) Python
2 30 (45.45%) JavaScript
3 25 (37.88%) Ruby
4 17 (25.76%) SQL
5 14 (21.21%) Perl
6 13 (19.70%) Java
7 12 (18.18%) Bash Shell
8 8 (12.12%) C
9 7 (10.61%) AppleScript
9 7 (10.61%) Objective-C
9 7 (10.61%) VB
9 7 (10.61%) Apple Swift
10 5 (7.58%) R
10 5 (7.58%) Go
10 5 (7.58%) Haskell
11 4 (6.06%) PHP
12 3 (4.55%) T-SQL
12 3 (4.55%) C++
13 2 (3.03%) C#
14 1 (1.52%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 27 (40.91%) Degree
2 11 (16.67%) LPIC
3 3 (4.55%) RHCE
System Software
1 8 (12.12%) KVM
1 8 (12.12%) Xen
2 5 (7.58%) Slurm Workload Manager
2 5 (7.58%) Docker
2 5 (7.58%) LXC
3 3 (4.55%) iptables
3 3 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (4.55%) Postfix
4 1 (1.52%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (7.58%) Mesos
2 2 (3.03%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (3.03%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 27 (40.91%) Oracle
2 25 (37.88%) Red Hat
3 22 (33.33%) VMware
4 7 (10.61%) Microsoft
5 5 (7.58%) Pegasus
6 2 (3.03%) SAP
7 1 (1.52%) Sun
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