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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 78 104 105
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +1
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 37 6 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.04% 0.38% 1.19%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.44% 1.20% 4.17%
Number of salaries quoted 32 6 22
Average salary £37,750 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.62% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £34,100
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £46,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
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
497 500 551
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 27.43% 31.75% 28.49%
Number of salaries quoted 411 466 485
Average salary £41,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.77% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%

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 28 August 2014.

PostgreSQL Salary Histogram in Cambridge

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 31 (70.45%) MySQL
2 28 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (61.36%) Open Source
4 26 (59.09%) Ruby
4 26 (59.09%) Ruby on Rails
4 26 (59.09%) jQuery
5 24 (54.55%) NoSQL
6 23 (52.27%) MongoDB
7 22 (50.00%) JavaScript
7 22 (50.00%) Python
8 20 (45.45%) HTML
8 20 (45.45%) CSS
9 14 (31.82%) Node.js
9 14 (31.82%) Django
9 14 (31.82%) Software Engineering
10 12 (27.27%) Blog
11 10 (22.73%) Degree
12 9 (20.45%) Product Management
12 9 (20.45%) Project Management
13 8 (18.18%) Apache
13 8 (18.18%) Relational Database
14 7 (15.91%) Mathematics
14 7 (15.91%) Computer Science
14 7 (15.91%) SQL
14 7 (15.91%) Perl
14 7 (15.91%) Oracle
14 7 (15.91%) Linux
15 6 (13.64%) OO
15 6 (13.64%) JBoss
15 6 (13.64%) RDBMS

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 (31.82%) Node.js
2 8 (18.18%) Apache
3 6 (13.64%) WebLogic
4 3 (6.82%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (6.82%) MS Exchange
5 2 (4.55%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.82%) VLAN
1 3 (6.82%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (6.82%) SAN
1 3 (6.82%) LAN
1 3 (6.82%) VoIP
1 3 (6.82%) WAN
1 3 (6.82%) Firewall
2 1 (2.27%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (70.45%) MySQL
2 24 (54.55%) NoSQL
3 23 (52.27%) MongoDB
4 8 (18.18%) Relational Database
5 6 (13.64%) RDBMS
5 6 (13.64%) Big Data
6 3 (6.82%) SQL Server
6 3 (6.82%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 6 (13.64%) Selenium
1 6 (13.64%) Maven
1 6 (13.64%) Jenkins
1 6 (13.64%) Git (software)
2 5 (11.36%) JUnit
General
1 1 (2.27%) Finance
1 1 (2.27%) Games
Job Titles
1 27 (61.36%) Developer
2 19 (43.18%) Web Developer
3 9 (20.45%) Analyst
3 9 (20.45%) Business Analyst
4 6 (13.64%) Java Developer
5 5 (11.36%) Administrator
5 5 (11.36%) Systems Administrator
6 4 (9.09%) Python Developer
7 3 (6.82%) Python Web Developer
7 3 (6.82%) Ruby on Rails Developer
7 3 (6.82%) Django Developer
7 3 (6.82%) Python/Django Developer
7 3 (6.82%) Node.js Developer
7 3 (6.82%) Senior Systems Administrator
8 2 (4.55%) Product Manager
8 2 (4.55%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 2 (4.55%) Graduate Developer
8 2 (4.55%) Linux Administrator
8 2 (4.55%) Project Manager
8 2 (4.55%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (59.09%) Ruby on Rails
1 26 (59.09%) jQuery
2 20 (45.45%) HTML
2 20 (45.45%) CSS
3 14 (31.82%) Django
4 6 (13.64%) Web Services
4 6 (13.64%) Dojo
5 2 (4.55%) AngularJS
6 1 (2.27%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 27 (61.36%) Open Source
2 12 (27.27%) Blog
3 7 (15.91%) Mathematics
3 7 (15.91%) Computer Science
4 6 (13.64%) GIS
5 3 (6.82%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (2.27%) Physics
6 1 (2.27%) Hedge funds
6 1 (2.27%) 3D Printing
6 1 (2.27%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 7 (15.91%) Linux
2 3 (6.82%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (6.82%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (6.82%) Windows
3 2 (4.55%) Debian
3 2 (4.55%) CentOS
3 2 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (4.55%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (31.82%) Software Engineering
3 9 (20.45%) Product Management
3 9 (20.45%) Project Management
4 6 (13.64%) OO
4 6 (13.64%) TDD
4 6 (13.64%) Scrum
4 6 (13.64%) Kanban
4 6 (13.64%) Feature Driven Development
4 6 (13.64%) BDD
5 4 (9.09%) Web Development
6 3 (6.82%) Enterprise Architecture
6 3 (6.82%) Data Protection
6 3 (6.82%) ITIL
6 3 (6.82%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (6.82%) Network Design
7 2 (4.55%) Information Management
7 2 (4.55%) Configuration Management
7 2 (4.55%) Web Application Development
7 2 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 26 (59.09%) Ruby
2 22 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 22 (50.00%) Python
3 7 (15.91%) SQL
3 7 (15.91%) Perl
4 6 (13.64%) Java
5 5 (11.36%) PHP
6 2 (4.55%) Shell Script
6 2 (4.55%) C
6 2 (4.55%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.27%) C++
Qualifications
1 10 (22.73%) Degree
2 3 (6.82%) CCNA
2 3 (6.82%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (6.82%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (6.82%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.82%) QA
System Software
1 5 (11.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (6.82%) Hyper-V
3 2 (4.55%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (4.55%) Ansible
1 2 (4.55%) CFEngine
1 2 (4.55%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (15.91%) Oracle
2 6 (13.64%) JBoss
3 5 (11.36%) VMware
4 3 (6.82%) Veeam
4 3 (6.82%) Cisco
4 3 (6.82%) HP
5 1 (2.27%) Microsoft
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