The table below looks at the statistics for PostgreSQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PostgreSQL over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 88 64 97
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +33
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 9 36 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.72% 2.72% 0.95%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.63% 9.89% 3.30%
Number of salaries quoted 3 16 4
Median salary £41,500 £36,750 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.92% +18.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £31,250 £25,800
10% offered a salary of more than £48,300 £48,000 £34,100
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.17%
PostgreSQL
Scotland

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 Edinburgh region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
342 364 455
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 27.47% 27.49% 28.93%
Number of salaries quoted 185 234 338
Median salary £50,000 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £60,000 £56,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

PostgreSQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of job ads across the Edinburgh region citing PostgreSQL as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

PostgreSQL Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

PostgreSQL
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PostgreSQL across the Edinburgh region.

PostgreSQL Salary Trend in Edinburgh

PostgreSQL
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PostgreSQL across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

PostgreSQL Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, IT jobs citing PostgreSQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for PostgreSQL.

1 14 (66.67%) Linux
2 12 (57.14%) SQL Server
3 11 (52.38%) Games
3 11 (52.38%) MongoDB
4 8 (38.10%) Big Data
4 8 (38.10%) Analytics
5 7 (33.33%) Informatics
5 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 7 (33.33%) MySQL
5 7 (33.33%) Oracle
5 7 (33.33%) Java
5 7 (33.33%) PHP
5 7 (33.33%) SQL
6 6 (28.57%) Windows
6 6 (28.57%) RDBMS
6 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (28.57%) Web Development
6 6 (28.57%) Computer Science
6 6 (28.57%) NoSQL
6 6 (28.57%) Relational Database
7 5 (23.81%) Apache Spark
7 5 (23.81%) R
7 5 (23.81%) Degree
7 5 (23.81%) Software Engineering
7 5 (23.81%) Visualisation
7 5 (23.81%) Unix
7 5 (23.81%) Python
8 4 (19.05%) MS Excel
8 4 (19.05%) OLTP
8 4 (19.05%) Apache

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (23.81%) Apache Spark
2 4 (19.05%) Apache
2 4 (19.05%) SAS
3 3 (14.29%) CMS
3 3 (14.29%) Tomcat
4 2 (9.52%) MS Exchange
5 1 (4.76%) Drupal
5 1 (4.76%) GeoServer
5 1 (4.76%) Moodle
Applications
1 4 (19.05%) MS Excel
1 4 (19.05%) Stata
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (14.29%) SAN
2 1 (4.76%) DNS
2 1 (4.76%) HTTP
2 1 (4.76%) SMTP
2 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 11 (52.38%) MongoDB
3 8 (38.10%) Big Data
4 7 (33.33%) MySQL
5 6 (28.57%) NoSQL
5 6 (28.57%) RDBMS
5 6 (28.57%) Relational Database
6 4 (19.05%) Amazon Redshift
6 4 (19.05%) Apache Cassandra
6 4 (19.05%) Data Mining
6 4 (19.05%) Hadoop
6 4 (19.05%) NewSQL
6 4 (19.05%) OLAP
6 4 (19.05%) OLTP
6 4 (19.05%) Oracle OLAP
6 4 (19.05%) VoltDB
7 2 (9.52%) Neo4j
7 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (4.76%) Redis
8 1 (4.76%) Riak
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.76%) Grunt
General
1 11 (52.38%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Developer
2 4 (19.05%) Data Scientist
2 4 (19.05%) Senior Developer
2 4 (19.05%) Web Developer
3 3 (14.29%) Platform Manager
3 3 (14.29%) Senior Software Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Senior Web Developer
3 3 (14.29%) Service Manager
3 3 (14.29%) Software Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) PHP Developer
4 2 (9.52%) PHP Web Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Database Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Java Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Lead Developer
5 1 (4.76%) PHP Symfony Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Data Scientist
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Senior JavaScript Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Symfony Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (19.05%) CSS
1 4 (19.05%) D3.js
1 4 (19.05%) HTML
2 3 (14.29%) .NET
2 3 (14.29%) CSS3
2 3 (14.29%) HTML5
2 3 (14.29%) jQuery
2 3 (14.29%) LAMP
2 3 (14.29%) LAPP Stack
3 2 (9.52%) Ajax
3 2 (9.52%) Hibernate
3 2 (9.52%) J2EE
3 2 (9.52%) JPA
3 2 (9.52%) Spring
3 2 (9.52%) Web Services
4 1 (4.76%) Backbone.js
4 1 (4.76%) PhoneGap
4 1 (4.76%) RESTful
4 1 (4.76%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (4.76%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 7 (33.33%) Informatics
2 6 (28.57%) Computer Science
3 5 (23.81%) Visualisation
4 4 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (19.05%) Applied Mathematics
4 4 (19.05%) Mathematics
4 4 (19.05%) Statistics
5 3 (14.29%) Management Information System
6 2 (9.52%) Mobile App
7 1 (4.76%) Remote Sensing
Operating Systems
1 14 (66.67%) Linux
2 6 (28.57%) Windows
3 5 (23.81%) Unix
4 2 (9.52%) Android
4 2 (9.52%) Apple iOS
4 2 (9.52%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) Analytics
2 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (28.57%) Web Development
3 5 (23.81%) Software Engineering
4 4 (19.05%) Business Analysis
4 4 (19.05%) Data Governance
4 4 (19.05%) Data Management
4 4 (19.05%) Data Visualisation
4 4 (19.05%) Statistical Modelling
5 3 (14.29%) DevOps
5 3 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (14.29%) E-Commerce
5 3 (14.29%) High Availability
5 3 (14.29%) Infrastructure Management
5 3 (14.29%) ITIL
5 3 (14.29%) Load Balancing
5 3 (14.29%) Multithreading
5 3 (14.29%) Open Source
5 3 (14.29%) People Management
6 2 (9.52%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 7 (33.33%) Java
1 7 (33.33%) PHP
1 7 (33.33%) SQL
2 5 (23.81%) Python
2 5 (23.81%) R
3 4 (19.05%) JavaScript
3 4 (19.05%) Scala
4 3 (14.29%) Bash Shell
4 3 (14.29%) Perl
4 3 (14.29%) Ruby
5 1 (4.76%) C++
5 1 (4.76%) MATLAB
5 1 (4.76%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) Degree
2 3 (14.29%) CISSP
2 3 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (14.29%) MCSA
2 3 (14.29%) MCSE
2 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (14.29%) vSphere
2 2 (9.52%) Active Directory
3 1 (4.76%) iptables
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Ansible
Vendors
1 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 7 (33.33%) Oracle
2 4 (19.05%) Greenplum
2 4 (19.05%) Tableau
2 4 (19.05%) Vertica
3 3 (14.29%) VMware
4 1 (4.76%) Alterian