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 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 71 102 121
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +19
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 35 18 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.42% 1.05% 0.100%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.04% 3.62% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 26 16 1
Average salary £45,000 £38,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.42% -15.55%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +10.38%
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
387 497 548
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 26.71% 28.90% 27.36%
Number of salaries quoted 334 439 505
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,900
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 1 April 2015.

PostgreSQL Salary Histogram in Cambridge

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 48 (73.85%) MySQL
2 44 (67.69%) HTML
2 44 (67.69%) Python
3 41 (63.08%) jQuery
4 39 (60.00%) JavaScript
4 39 (60.00%) CSS
5 37 (56.92%) Linux
6 28 (43.08%) Perl
7 27 (41.54%) Ruby
8 26 (40.00%) SQL
9 25 (38.46%) C
9 25 (38.46%) Open Source
9 25 (38.46%) MongoDB
10 21 (32.31%) Agile Software Development
11 20 (30.77%) PHP
11 20 (30.77%) Ruby on Rails
11 20 (30.77%) Web Development
11 20 (30.77%) NoSQL
12 17 (26.15%) Degree
12 17 (26.15%) Computer Science
12 17 (26.15%) Algorithms
13 14 (21.54%) Apache
14 12 (18.46%) Oracle
14 12 (18.46%) Windows
14 12 (18.46%) Red Hat
15 11 (16.92%) Java
15 11 (16.92%) Web Application Development
16 10 (15.38%) OO
16 10 (15.38%) Tomcat
16 10 (15.38%) Mathematics

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 14 (21.54%) Apache
2 10 (15.38%) Tomcat
3 9 (13.85%) Zope
3 9 (13.85%) Plone
3 9 (13.85%) Node.js
4 7 (10.77%) JBoss
5 5 (7.69%) OpenStack
6 4 (6.15%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (3.08%) MS Office
2 1 (1.54%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.08%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (73.85%) MySQL
2 25 (38.46%) MongoDB
3 20 (30.77%) NoSQL
4 9 (13.85%) Relational Database
5 5 (7.69%) Neo4j
5 5 (7.69%) MariaDB
5 5 (7.69%) Apache Cassandra
5 5 (7.69%) CouchDB
6 4 (6.15%) RDBMS
7 3 (4.62%) SQL Server
7 3 (4.62%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (1.54%) FileMaker
Development Applications
1 4 (6.15%) Maven
1 4 (6.15%) Selenium
1 4 (6.15%) Git (software)
1 4 (6.15%) Jenkins
2 2 (3.08%) Xcode
3 1 (1.54%) Eclipse
General
1 6 (9.23%) Games
2 3 (4.62%) Finance
3 2 (3.08%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.08%) Electronics
3 2 (3.08%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.08%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 49 (75.38%) Developer
2 32 (49.23%) Web Developer
3 11 (16.92%) Graduate
3 11 (16.92%) Graduate Developer
3 11 (16.92%) Graduate Web Developer
4 8 (12.31%) Linux Engineer
5 7 (10.77%) Software Developer
5 7 (10.77%) Senior Developer
6 6 (9.23%) Ruby on Rails Developer
7 5 (7.69%) Linux Support
7 5 (7.69%) Senior Software Developer
8 4 (6.15%) Support Engineer
8 4 (6.15%) Business Analyst
8 4 (6.15%) Analyst
9 3 (4.62%) Java Developer
9 3 (4.62%) Linux Support Engineer
10 2 (3.08%) Mac Developer
10 2 (3.08%) Administrator
10 2 (3.08%) Linux Administrator
10 2 (3.08%) Lead Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (67.69%) HTML
2 41 (63.08%) jQuery
3 39 (60.00%) CSS
4 20 (30.77%) Ruby on Rails
5 9 (13.85%) Django
5 9 (13.85%) AngularJS
6 6 (9.23%) HTML5
7 5 (7.69%) REST
7 5 (7.69%) POSIX
8 4 (6.15%) Web Services
8 4 (6.15%) Dojo
9 1 (1.54%) JSP
9 1 (1.54%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 25 (38.46%) Open Source
2 17 (26.15%) Computer Science
2 17 (26.15%) Algorithms
3 10 (15.38%) Mathematics
4 7 (10.77%) Management Information System
4 7 (10.77%) Blog
5 6 (9.23%) Physics
5 6 (9.23%) Statistics
6 5 (7.69%) Informatics
6 5 (7.69%) Artificial Intelligence
6 5 (7.69%) User Experience
6 5 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (6.15%) GIS
8 3 (4.62%) Replication
9 2 (3.08%) DTV
10 1 (1.54%) Hedge funds
10 1 (1.54%) 3D Printing
Operating Systems
1 37 (56.92%) Linux
2 12 (18.46%) Windows
3 9 (13.85%) Debian
4 4 (6.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (6.15%) UNIX
5 3 (4.62%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (4.62%) CentOS
6 1 (1.54%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (32.31%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (30.77%) Web Development
3 11 (16.92%) Web Application Development
4 10 (15.38%) OO
5 9 (13.85%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (10.77%) Mentoring
6 7 (10.77%) Coaching
7 6 (9.23%) Project Management
8 5 (7.69%) OOD
8 5 (7.69%) Extreme Programming
8 5 (7.69%) Data Analysis
8 5 (7.69%) Bioinformatics
8 5 (7.69%) Software Engineering
8 5 (7.69%) Hidden Markov Model
8 5 (7.69%) Game Theory
8 5 (7.69%) Gibbs Sampling
8 5 (7.69%) Memory Management
9 4 (6.15%) BDD
9 4 (6.15%) Kanban
9 4 (6.15%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 44 (67.69%) Python
2 39 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 28 (43.08%) Perl
4 27 (41.54%) Ruby
5 26 (40.00%) SQL
6 25 (38.46%) C
7 20 (30.77%) PHP
8 11 (16.92%) Java
9 10 (15.38%) Bash Shell
10 5 (7.69%) R
10 5 (7.69%) Golang
10 5 (7.69%) Haskell
11 3 (4.62%) C++
11 3 (4.62%) T-SQL
12 2 (3.08%) VB
12 2 (3.08%) AppleScript
12 2 (3.08%) Objective-C
13 1 (1.54%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 17 (26.15%) Degree
2 9 (13.85%) LPIC
3 3 (4.62%) RHCE
System Software
1 8 (12.31%) KVM
1 8 (12.31%) Xen
2 5 (7.69%) Slurm Workload Manager
2 5 (7.69%) Docker
2 5 (7.69%) LXC
3 3 (4.62%) iptables
3 3 (4.62%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 5 (7.69%) Mesos
2 2 (3.08%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (3.08%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 12 (18.46%) Oracle
1 12 (18.46%) Red Hat
2 9 (13.85%) VMware
3 5 (7.69%) Pegasus
4 2 (3.08%) SAP
4 2 (3.08%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.54%) Sun
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