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

Location
3 months to
7 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 73 117 115
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -2
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 41 8 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.73% 0.43% 0.72%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.95% 1.46% 2.30%
Number of salaries quoted 35 8 13
Average salary £45,000 £34,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.35% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,520 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £35,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +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
412 548 609
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 27.39% 29.46% 31.26%
Number of salaries quoted 370 481 574
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +2.56%

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 7 May 2015.

PostgreSQL Salary Histogram in Cambridge

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 7 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 43 (61.43%) HTML
2 42 (60.00%) MySQL
2 42 (60.00%) Python
3 38 (54.29%) Linux
3 38 (54.29%) CSS
3 38 (54.29%) JavaScript
4 36 (51.43%) jQuery
5 28 (40.00%) Ruby
6 25 (35.71%) Open Source
6 25 (35.71%) MongoDB
7 24 (34.29%) Agile Software Development
7 24 (34.29%) SQL
8 23 (32.86%) Perl
9 22 (31.43%) Degree
9 22 (31.43%) Computer Science
10 21 (30.00%) Ruby on Rails
10 21 (30.00%) Apache
10 21 (30.00%) NoSQL
11 20 (28.57%) Algorithms
12 19 (27.14%) Windows
12 19 (27.14%) C
12 19 (27.14%) Oracle
12 19 (27.14%) Red Hat
13 17 (24.29%) Tomcat
14 16 (22.86%) VMware
15 14 (20.00%) Web Development
15 14 (20.00%) PHP
16 13 (18.57%) OO
16 13 (18.57%) Zope
16 13 (18.57%) Plone

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 7 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 21 (30.00%) Apache
2 17 (24.29%) Tomcat
3 13 (18.57%) Zope
3 13 (18.57%) Plone
4 7 (10.00%) JBoss
5 6 (8.57%) Node.js
6 5 (7.14%) OpenStack
7 4 (5.71%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (7.14%) MS Office
2 4 (5.71%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.86%) SSL
2 1 (1.43%) SAN
2 1 (1.43%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (60.00%) MySQL
2 25 (35.71%) MongoDB
3 21 (30.00%) NoSQL
4 9 (12.86%) Relational Database
5 5 (7.14%) Apache Cassandra
5 5 (7.14%) CouchDB
5 5 (7.14%) Neo4j
5 5 (7.14%) MariaDB
6 4 (5.71%) RDBMS
6 4 (5.71%) FileMaker
7 3 (4.29%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (4.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (7.14%) Xcode
2 4 (5.71%) Jenkins
2 4 (5.71%) Selenium
2 4 (5.71%) Git (software)
2 4 (5.71%) Maven
3 1 (1.43%) Eclipse
General
1 6 (8.57%) Games
2 3 (4.29%) Finance
3 2 (2.86%) Electronics
3 2 (2.86%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.86%) Marketing
3 2 (2.86%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 48 (68.57%) Developer
2 24 (34.29%) Web Developer
3 14 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
4 12 (17.14%) Linux Support
5 10 (14.29%) Ruby on Rails Developer
5 10 (14.29%) Support Engineer
5 10 (14.29%) Software Developer
6 9 (12.86%) Linux Support Engineer
7 8 (11.43%) Graduate Developer
7 8 (11.43%) Graduate Web Developer
7 8 (11.43%) Graduate
8 7 (10.00%) Senior Developer
9 5 (7.14%) Senior Software Developer
9 5 (7.14%) Mac Developer
10 3 (4.29%) Java Developer
10 3 (4.29%) Business Analyst
10 3 (4.29%) Analyst
11 2 (2.86%) Consultant
11 2 (2.86%) Lead Developer
11 2 (2.86%) Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (61.43%) HTML
2 38 (54.29%) CSS
3 36 (51.43%) jQuery
4 21 (30.00%) Ruby on Rails
5 6 (8.57%) AngularJS
5 6 (8.57%) HTML5
5 6 (8.57%) Django
6 5 (7.14%) POSIX
6 5 (7.14%) REST
7 4 (5.71%) Web Services
7 4 (5.71%) Dojo
8 1 (1.43%) JSP
8 1 (1.43%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 25 (35.71%) Open Source
2 22 (31.43%) Computer Science
3 20 (28.57%) Algorithms
4 11 (15.71%) Management Information System
4 11 (15.71%) Blog
5 10 (14.29%) Mathematics
6 7 (10.00%) User Experience
7 6 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (8.57%) Statistics
7 6 (8.57%) Physics
8 5 (7.14%) Artificial Intelligence
8 5 (7.14%) Informatics
9 4 (5.71%) GIS
10 3 (4.29%) Replication
11 2 (2.86%) DTV
12 1 (1.43%) 3D Printing
12 1 (1.43%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 38 (54.29%) Linux
2 19 (27.14%) 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 24 (34.29%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (20.00%) Web Development
3 13 (18.57%) OO
4 11 (15.71%) Mentoring
4 11 (15.71%) Coaching
5 8 (11.43%) Web Application Development
6 7 (10.00%) CRM
7 6 (8.57%) Project Management
7 6 (8.57%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (7.14%) Extreme Programming
8 5 (7.14%) Data Analysis
8 5 (7.14%) Bioinformatics
8 5 (7.14%) Project Planning
8 5 (7.14%) OOD
8 5 (7.14%) Memory Management
8 5 (7.14%) Hidden Markov Model
8 5 (7.14%) Game Theory
8 5 (7.14%) Gibbs Sampling
9 4 (5.71%) Continuous Delivery
9 4 (5.71%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 42 (60.00%) Python
2 38 (54.29%) JavaScript
3 28 (40.00%) Ruby
4 24 (34.29%) SQL
5 23 (32.86%) Perl
6 19 (27.14%) C
7 14 (20.00%) PHP
8 12 (17.14%) Java
9 10 (14.29%) Bash Shell
10 5 (7.14%) Objective-C
10 5 (7.14%) Haskell
10 5 (7.14%) AppleScript
10 5 (7.14%) VB
10 5 (7.14%) R
10 5 (7.14%) Go
10 5 (7.14%) Apple Swift
11 3 (4.29%) C++
11 3 (4.29%) T-SQL
12 1 (1.43%) Shell Script
12 1 (1.43%) C#
Qualifications
1 22 (31.43%) Degree
2 9 (12.86%) LPIC
3 3 (4.29%) RHCE
System Software
1 8 (11.43%) KVM
1 8 (11.43%) Xen
2 5 (7.14%) Docker
2 5 (7.14%) LXC
2 5 (7.14%) Slurm Workload Manager
3 3 (4.29%) Postfix
3 3 (4.29%) iptables
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 19 (27.14%) Oracle
1 19 (27.14%) Red Hat
2 16 (22.86%) VMware
3 5 (7.14%) Pegasus
3 5 (7.14%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.86%) SAP
5 1 (1.43%) Sun
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Parham Consulting Ltd
Salary: Maximum £45k + Bonus, Benefits + Superb Pension (12% Non-Contributory!
Posted: 22 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: £41,300 to £46,500
Posted: 5 days ago