The table below looks at the statistics for PostgreSQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh 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 76 104 76
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -28
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 32 5 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.17% 0.34% 1.55%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.37% 1.21% 4.24%
Number of salaries quoted 13 3 16
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% -30.00%
UK excluding London average salary £43,900 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+9.75% -
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
434 414 448
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 29.38% 28.20% 36.54%
Number of salaries quoted 287 315 314
Average salary £42,500 £41,750 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.79% -16.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,000 £29,515
10% offered a salary of more than £79,500 £56,500 £59,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%

PostgreSQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PostgreSQL across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 4 August 2015.

PostgreSQL Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 49 (74.24%) Java
2 45 (68.18%) Hibernate
3 43 (65.15%) Oracle
4 41 (62.12%) JPA
5 40 (60.61%) Web Services
6 37 (56.06%) Spring
7 36 (54.55%) XML
8 35 (53.03%) RESTful
9 29 (43.94%) Maven
9 29 (43.94%) JBoss
9 29 (43.94%) JMS
10 26 (39.39%) Java EE
10 26 (39.39%) Continuous Integration
11 25 (37.88%) Drools
11 25 (37.88%) jBPM
11 25 (37.88%) Use Case
11 25 (37.88%) AspectJ
11 25 (37.88%) Oracle Database
11 25 (37.88%) People Management
11 25 (37.88%) RUP
11 25 (37.88%) XSD
11 25 (37.88%) JDBC
11 25 (37.88%) EJB
11 25 (37.88%) MVC
11 25 (37.88%) Unified Process
11 25 (37.88%) TopLink
11 25 (37.88%) WSDL
11 25 (37.88%) XML Schema
11 25 (37.88%) Eclipse
11 25 (37.88%) Middleware

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 29 (43.94%) JBoss
2 18 (27.27%) Apache
3 13 (19.70%) Tomcat
3 13 (19.70%) CMS
4 6 (9.09%) Apache Pig
5 4 (6.06%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 1 (1.52%) nginx
Applications
1 3 (4.55%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (15.15%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (9.09%) Amazon EMR
2 6 (9.09%) Amazon Kinesis
3 3 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (4.55%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.06%) HTTP
2 1 (1.52%) Internet
2 1 (1.52%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (37.88%) Oracle Database
2 19 (28.79%) MySQL
3 9 (13.64%) Relational Database
4 6 (9.09%) Hadoop
4 6 (9.09%) Apache Hive
4 6 (9.09%) MongoDB
5 4 (6.06%) NoSQL
6 3 (4.55%) Big Data
7 2 (3.03%) SQL Server
7 2 (3.03%) Informix
8 1 (1.52%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.52%) Pentaho
8 1 (1.52%) Redis
Development Applications
1 29 (43.94%) Maven
2 25 (37.88%) Eclipse
3 7 (10.61%) JMeter
3 7 (10.61%) JUnit
3 7 (10.61%) HttpUnit
4 2 (3.03%) Talend Open Studio
4 2 (3.03%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.52%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.52%) Subversion
General
1 11 (16.67%) Telecoms
1 11 (16.67%) Finance
1 11 (16.67%) Banking
2 9 (13.64%) Multimedia
3 1 (1.52%) Games
Job Titles
1 56 (84.85%) Developer
2 43 (65.15%) Java Developer
3 25 (37.88%) Senior Developer
3 25 (37.88%) Senior Java Developer
4 5 (7.58%) Web Developer
4 5 (7.58%) Java Web Developer
5 4 (6.06%) DevOps Engineer
5 4 (6.06%) AWS Developer
6 3 (4.55%) Administrator
7 2 (3.03%) Team Leader
7 2 (3.03%) DBA
7 2 (3.03%) Big Data Developer
7 2 (3.03%) Core Java Developer
7 2 (3.03%) Database Team Leader
8 1 (1.52%) Python Developer
8 1 (1.52%) PostgreSQL DBA
8 1 (1.52%) MongoDB DBA
8 1 (1.52%) Front-End Developer
8 1 (1.52%) MI Developer
8 1 (1.52%) Hadoop Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (68.18%) Hibernate
2 41 (62.12%) JPA
3 40 (60.61%) Web Services
4 37 (56.06%) Spring
5 36 (54.55%) XML
6 35 (53.03%) RESTful
7 29 (43.94%) JMS
8 26 (39.39%) Java EE
9 25 (37.88%) Drools
9 25 (37.88%) jBPM
9 25 (37.88%) XSD
9 25 (37.88%) TopLink
9 25 (37.88%) WSDL
9 25 (37.88%) XML Schema
9 25 (37.88%) Middleware
9 25 (37.88%) EJB
9 25 (37.88%) JDBC
9 25 (37.88%) EclipseLink
10 16 (24.24%) HTML
11 14 (21.21%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.58%) W3C
2 4 (6.06%) Replication
3 2 (3.03%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.52%) User Experience
4 1 (1.52%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 11 (16.67%) Linux
2 5 (7.58%) Android
2 5 (7.58%) Apple iOS
3 3 (4.55%) UNIX
4 2 (3.03%) Windows
5 1 (1.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (39.39%) Continuous Integration
2 25 (37.88%) Use Case
2 25 (37.88%) RUP
2 25 (37.88%) MVC
2 25 (37.88%) Unified Process
2 25 (37.88%) People Management
3 10 (15.15%) Multithreading
4 9 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (13.64%) Content Management
4 9 (13.64%) Web Application Development
5 7 (10.61%) Software Architecture
5 7 (10.61%) Performance Analysis
5 7 (10.61%) Open Source
5 7 (10.61%) Web Development
6 6 (9.09%) DevOps
7 5 (7.58%) Separation of Concerns
8 4 (6.06%) Mentoring
8 4 (6.06%) Enterprise Content Management
8 4 (6.06%) Configuration Management
8 4 (6.06%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 49 (74.24%) Java
2 25 (37.88%) AspectJ
3 22 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 18 (27.27%) SQL
5 13 (19.70%) Ruby
6 12 (18.18%) Python
7 10 (15.15%) C++
7 10 (15.15%) PHP
7 10 (15.15%) C
8 9 (13.64%) Perl
8 9 (13.64%) Bash Shell
9 4 (6.06%) C#
10 1 (1.52%) Elixir
10 1 (1.52%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 9 (13.64%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.55%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (6.06%) Puppet
1 4 (6.06%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 43 (65.15%) Oracle
2 7 (10.61%) Alterian
3 3 (4.55%) Google
3 3 (4.55%) Rackspace
3 3 (4.55%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.55%) DigitalOcean
4 2 (3.03%) Talend
5 1 (1.52%) EMC
5 1 (1.52%) NetApp
5 1 (1.52%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.52%) VMware
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