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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 84 103 112
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +9
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 26 25 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.89% 1.39% 0.66%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.75% 4.90% 1.97%
Number of salaries quoted 23 20 11
Average salary £43,900 £38,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.52% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,780 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £38,700 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,900 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+9.75% -
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
385 510 559
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 28.00% 28.25% 33.63%
Number of salaries quoted 358 430 514
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,600 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%

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 4 August 2015.

PostgreSQL Salary Histogram in Cambridge

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 36 (53.73%) Linux
2 32 (47.76%) Python
2 32 (47.76%) HTML
3 30 (44.78%) JavaScript
4 28 (41.79%) CSS
5 27 (40.30%) Oracle
5 27 (40.30%) Apache
6 26 (38.81%) Windows
6 26 (38.81%) MySQL
6 26 (38.81%) Red Hat
7 25 (37.31%) Agile Software Development
7 25 (37.31%) Ruby
8 24 (35.82%) Degree
9 23 (34.33%) Computer Science
9 23 (34.33%) VMware
9 23 (34.33%) Tomcat
10 22 (32.84%) jQuery
11 21 (31.34%) Open Source
11 21 (31.34%) MongoDB
11 21 (31.34%) Algorithms
12 19 (28.36%) NoSQL
12 19 (28.36%) Ruby on Rails
13 18 (26.87%) Mentoring
13 18 (26.87%) Coaching
14 17 (25.37%) Blog
15 16 (23.88%) SQL
16 13 (19.40%) Zope
16 13 (19.40%) Plone
16 13 (19.40%) Debian
17 12 (17.91%) Management Information System

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 (40.30%) Apache
2 23 (34.33%) Tomcat
3 13 (19.40%) Zope
3 13 (19.40%) Plone
4 5 (7.46%) JBoss
5 4 (5.97%) OpenStack
6 3 (4.48%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (10.45%) MS Office
2 6 (8.96%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.99%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.48%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.49%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.48%) HTTP
2 2 (2.99%) SSL
3 1 (1.49%) SAN
3 1 (1.49%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (38.81%) MySQL
2 21 (31.34%) MongoDB
3 19 (28.36%) NoSQL
4 8 (11.94%) Relational Database
5 6 (8.96%) FileMaker
6 4 (5.97%) Apache Cassandra
6 4 (5.97%) SQL Server
6 4 (5.97%) CouchDB
6 4 (5.97%) Neo4j
6 4 (5.97%) MariaDB
7 3 (4.48%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (2.99%) RDBMS
9 1 (1.49%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 7 (10.45%) Xcode
2 5 (7.46%) Git (software)
2 5 (7.46%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.99%) Maven
3 2 (2.99%) Selenium
General
1 4 (5.97%) Games
2 3 (4.48%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.99%) Finance
3 2 (2.99%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.99%) Marketing
3 2 (2.99%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 37 (55.22%) Developer
2 19 (28.36%) Linux Engineer
2 19 (28.36%) Linux Support
3 18 (26.87%) Support Engineer
4 16 (23.88%) Ruby on Rails Developer
4 16 (23.88%) Linux Support Engineer
5 12 (17.91%) Software Developer
6 8 (11.94%) Web Developer
7 7 (10.45%) Senior Developer
7 7 (10.45%) Mac Developer
8 5 (7.46%) Senior Software Developer
9 4 (5.97%) Support Consultant
9 4 (5.97%) Consultant
9 4 (5.97%) Software Engineer
10 2 (2.99%) Applications Developer
10 2 (2.99%) Administrator
10 2 (2.99%) Technical Support
10 2 (2.99%) Technical Consultant
10 2 (2.99%) Web Applications Developer
10 2 (2.99%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (47.76%) HTML
2 28 (41.79%) CSS
3 22 (32.84%) jQuery
4 19 (28.36%) Ruby on Rails
5 4 (5.97%) REST
5 4 (5.97%) HTML5
5 4 (5.97%) POSIX
6 3 (4.48%) RabbitMQ
6 3 (4.48%) Twisted
6 3 (4.48%) JSON
6 3 (4.48%) Web Services
6 3 (4.48%) XML
7 2 (2.99%) Dojo
8 1 (1.49%) Ext JS
8 1 (1.49%) Laravel
8 1 (1.49%) PostGIS
8 1 (1.49%) AngularJS
8 1 (1.49%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (1.49%) Catalyst
8 1 (1.49%) DBIx::Class
Miscellaneous
1 23 (34.33%) Computer Science
2 21 (31.34%) Algorithms
3 17 (25.37%) Blog
4 12 (17.91%) Management Information System
5 7 (10.45%) Mathematics
6 6 (8.96%) User Experience
7 5 (7.46%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (7.46%) Informatics
8 4 (5.97%) Artificial Intelligence
8 4 (5.97%) Statistics
8 4 (5.97%) Physics
9 3 (4.48%) Replication
10 2 (2.99%) DTV
10 2 (2.99%) GIS
11 1 (1.49%) LIMS
11 1 (1.49%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 36 (53.73%) Linux
2 26 (38.81%) Windows
3 13 (19.40%) Debian
4 5 (7.46%) UNIX
4 5 (7.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (4.48%) Ubuntu
5 3 (4.48%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (4.48%) CentOS
6 1 (1.49%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (37.31%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (31.34%) Open Source
3 18 (26.87%) Mentoring
3 18 (26.87%) Coaching
4 12 (17.91%) OO
5 10 (14.93%) CRM
6 7 (10.45%) Project Planning
7 5 (7.46%) Load Balancing
7 5 (7.46%) Bioinformatics
8 4 (5.97%) Data Analysis
8 4 (5.97%) Extreme Programming
8 4 (5.97%) OOD
8 4 (5.97%) ITIL
8 4 (5.97%) Memory Management
8 4 (5.97%) Hidden Markov Model
8 4 (5.97%) Game Theory
8 4 (5.97%) Gibbs Sampling
9 3 (4.48%) BDD
9 3 (4.48%) Kanban
9 3 (4.48%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 32 (47.76%) Python
2 30 (44.78%) JavaScript
3 25 (37.31%) Ruby
4 16 (23.88%) SQL
5 11 (16.42%) Perl
6 10 (14.93%) Java
6 10 (14.93%) Bash Shell
7 7 (10.45%) AppleScript
7 7 (10.45%) Objective-C
7 7 (10.45%) VB
7 7 (10.45%) Apple Swift
8 5 (7.46%) C
9 4 (5.97%) R
9 4 (5.97%) Go
9 4 (5.97%) Haskell
10 3 (4.48%) PHP
10 3 (4.48%) T-SQL
11 2 (2.99%) C#
11 2 (2.99%) C++
12 1 (1.49%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 24 (35.82%) Degree
2 9 (13.43%) LPIC
3 3 (4.48%) RHCE
System Software
1 7 (10.45%) KVM
1 7 (10.45%) Docker
1 7 (10.45%) Xen
2 4 (5.97%) Slurm Workload Manager
2 4 (5.97%) LXC
3 3 (4.48%) iptables
3 3 (4.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (4.48%) Postfix
4 1 (1.49%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (5.97%) Mesos
2 2 (2.99%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (2.99%) HAProxy
3 1 (1.49%) Puppet
Vendors
1 27 (40.30%) Oracle
2 26 (38.81%) Red Hat
3 23 (34.33%) VMware
4 7 (10.45%) Microsoft
5 4 (5.97%) Pegasus
6 2 (2.99%) SAP
7 1 (1.49%) Sun
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