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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 109 83 90
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +7
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 8 33 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.53% 1.99% 1.73%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.50% 7.55% 6.23%
Number of salaries quoted 6 28 21
Average salary £33,750 £32,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.84% -14.47%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -4.76%
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
320 437 401
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 21.25% 26.34% 27.75%
Number of salaries quoted 247 368 352
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
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 11 February 2016.

PostgreSQL Salary Histogram in Cambridge

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 19 (67.86%) MySQL
2 15 (53.57%) Linux
3 12 (42.86%) Ruby
3 12 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 12 (42.86%) MongoDB
4 11 (39.29%) jQuery
4 11 (39.29%) Python
5 9 (32.14%) SQL
5 9 (32.14%) HTML
5 9 (32.14%) SQL Server
5 9 (32.14%) CSS
5 9 (32.14%) Open Source
5 9 (32.14%) Mentoring
6 8 (28.57%) Coaching
6 8 (28.57%) Algorithms
6 8 (28.57%) NoSQL
6 8 (28.57%) Blog
6 8 (28.57%) Apache
6 8 (28.57%) Ruby on Rails
6 8 (28.57%) Degree
6 8 (28.57%) Replication
6 8 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (25.00%) Load Balancing
7 7 (25.00%) Windows
7 7 (25.00%) Java
7 7 (25.00%) LAPP Stack
8 6 (21.43%) Oracle
8 6 (21.43%) Red Hat
8 6 (21.43%) VMware
9 5 (17.86%) LAMP

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 8 (28.57%) Apache
2 4 (14.29%) JBoss
3 2 (7.14%) Tomcat
4 1 (3.57%) Confluence
4 1 (3.57%) nginx
Applications
1 4 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.57%) GitHub
2 1 (3.57%) PaaS
2 1 (3.57%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.86%) SSL
2 4 (14.29%) HTTP
3 1 (3.57%) Intranet
3 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (67.86%) MySQL
2 12 (42.86%) MongoDB
3 9 (32.14%) SQL Server
4 8 (28.57%) NoSQL
5 4 (14.29%) Oracle Database
5 4 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (10.71%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (17.86%) Git (software)
1 5 (17.86%) Jenkins
2 2 (7.14%) JIRA
2 2 (7.14%) Maven
2 2 (7.14%) Subversion
3 1 (3.57%) Apache Continuum
3 1 (3.57%) Eclipse
3 1 (3.57%) JUnit
3 1 (3.57%) Mercurial
3 1 (3.57%) Mockito
General
1 1 (3.57%) Games
Job Titles
1 14 (50.00%) Developer
2 8 (28.57%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 7 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
3 7 (25.00%) Support Engineer
4 6 (21.43%) Linux Support
4 6 (21.43%) Linux Support Engineer
5 4 (14.29%) Administrator
5 4 (14.29%) DBA
5 4 (14.29%) Systems Developer
6 3 (10.71%) Software Engineer
7 2 (7.14%) VMware Engineer
7 2 (7.14%) VMware Support Engineer
8 1 (3.57%) DevOps Engineer
8 1 (3.57%) IT Support
8 1 (3.57%) IT Support Engineer
8 1 (3.57%) Java Developer
8 1 (3.57%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 1 (3.57%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 1 (3.57%) Senior Linux Engineer
8 1 (3.57%) Systems Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (39.29%) jQuery
2 9 (32.14%) CSS
2 9 (32.14%) HTML
3 8 (28.57%) Ruby on Rails
4 7 (25.00%) LAPP Stack
5 5 (17.86%) LAMP
6 3 (10.71%) JSON
6 3 (10.71%) Laravel
6 3 (10.71%) PostGIS
6 3 (10.71%) RabbitMQ
6 3 (10.71%) Twisted
6 3 (10.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 3 (10.71%) XML
7 2 (7.14%) Web Services
8 1 (3.57%) AngularJS
8 1 (3.57%) CSS3
8 1 (3.57%) Django
8 1 (3.57%) HTML5
8 1 (3.57%) Pyramid
8 1 (3.57%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 8 (28.57%) Algorithms
1 8 (28.57%) Blog
1 8 (28.57%) Replication
2 5 (17.86%) Computer Science
3 4 (14.29%) Biology
3 4 (14.29%) Data Centre
3 4 (14.29%) Life Science
4 3 (10.71%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 15 (53.57%) Linux
2 7 (25.00%) Windows
3 4 (14.29%) CentOS
3 4 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (14.29%) Windows Server
3 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (10.71%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (32.14%) Mentoring
1 9 (32.14%) Open Source
2 8 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (28.57%) Coaching
3 7 (25.00%) Load Balancing
4 5 (17.86%) Configuration Management
4 5 (17.86%) DevOps
5 4 (14.29%) Bioinformatics
5 4 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (14.29%) ITIL
5 4 (14.29%) ITIL V3
5 4 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (14.29%) Project Management
5 4 (14.29%) Software Engineering
6 3 (10.71%) Front End Development
7 2 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (3.57%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (3.57%) MVC
8 1 (3.57%) Reverse Engineering
8 1 (3.57%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 12 (42.86%) JavaScript
1 12 (42.86%) Ruby
2 11 (39.29%) Python
3 9 (32.14%) SQL
4 7 (25.00%) Java
5 5 (17.86%) Perl
5 5 (17.86%) PHP
6 4 (14.29%) Bash Shell
6 4 (14.29%) Shell Script
6 4 (14.29%) T-SQL
7 2 (7.14%) C++
8 1 (3.57%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (28.57%) Degree
2 4 (14.29%) LPIC
2 4 (14.29%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 4 (14.29%) iptables
1 4 (14.29%) KVM
1 4 (14.29%) Postfix
1 4 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (14.29%) Xen
2 3 (10.71%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (17.86%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (14.29%) Data Guard
2 4 (14.29%) HAProxy
3 1 (3.57%) Ansible
3 1 (3.57%) Puppet
3 1 (3.57%) Salt
Vendors
1 6 (21.43%) Oracle
1 6 (21.43%) Red Hat
1 6 (21.43%) VMware
2 4 (14.29%) Sun
2 4 (14.29%) Vertica
3 1 (3.57%) Atlassian
3 1 (3.57%) Google
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Sanger Institute
Salary: £38413 - £48869 per annum + plus excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Hinxton, nr Cambridge, UK
EMBL
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago