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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 69 97 80
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -17
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 35 14 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.42% 0.90% 1.29%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.33% 3.07% 3.54%
Number of salaries quoted 14 4 12
Average salary £34,000 £31,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.67% -38.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
420 456 424
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 29.05% 29.34% 36.52%
Number of salaries quoted 278 342 286
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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 3 July 2015.

PostgreSQL Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 52 (80.00%) Java
2 47 (72.31%) Hibernate
3 43 (66.15%) JPA
4 38 (58.46%) Oracle
5 36 (55.38%) Web Services
5 36 (55.38%) Spring
6 35 (53.85%) XML
7 34 (52.31%) RESTful
8 29 (44.62%) Maven
8 29 (44.62%) JBoss
8 29 (44.62%) JMS
9 28 (43.08%) JavaScript
10 26 (40.00%) Java EE
10 26 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
11 25 (38.46%) Use Case
11 25 (38.46%) Drools
11 25 (38.46%) jBPM
11 25 (38.46%) AspectJ
11 25 (38.46%) TopLink
11 25 (38.46%) Unified Process
11 25 (38.46%) EJB
11 25 (38.46%) JDBC
11 25 (38.46%) Eclipse
11 25 (38.46%) RUP
11 25 (38.46%) XSD
11 25 (38.46%) MVC
11 25 (38.46%) WSDL
11 25 (38.46%) XML Schema
11 25 (38.46%) Middleware
11 25 (38.46%) Oracle Database

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 (44.62%) JBoss
2 19 (29.23%) Apache
3 12 (18.46%) Tomcat
3 12 (18.46%) CMS
4 8 (12.31%) Apache Pig
5 4 (6.15%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 1 (1.54%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 9 (13.85%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (12.31%) Amazon EMR
2 8 (12.31%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.15%) HTTP
2 1 (1.54%) VPN
2 1 (1.54%) Internet
2 1 (1.54%) Firewall
2 1 (1.54%) Network Security
2 1 (1.54%) iSCSI
2 1 (1.54%) NAS
2 1 (1.54%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (38.46%) Oracle Database
2 15 (23.08%) MySQL
3 13 (20.00%) Relational Database
4 9 (13.85%) Hadoop
5 8 (12.31%) Apache Hive
6 4 (6.15%) NoSQL
6 4 (6.15%) Big Data
7 2 (3.08%) MongoDB
7 2 (3.08%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.54%) Pentaho
8 1 (1.54%) Redis
Development Applications
1 29 (44.62%) Maven
2 25 (38.46%) Eclipse
3 6 (9.23%) JMeter
3 6 (9.23%) JUnit
3 6 (9.23%) HttpUnit
4 2 (3.08%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.54%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.54%) Subversion
General
1 12 (18.46%) Multimedia
2 8 (12.31%) Banking
2 8 (12.31%) Telecoms
2 8 (12.31%) Finance
3 1 (1.54%) Games
Job Titles
1 60 (92.31%) Developer
2 45 (69.23%) Java Developer
3 25 (38.46%) Senior Developer
3 25 (38.46%) Senior Java Developer
4 4 (6.15%) Java Web Developer
4 4 (6.15%) Web Developer
4 4 (6.15%) AWS Developer
5 2 (3.08%) Core Java Developer
5 2 (3.08%) Software Engineer
5 2 (3.08%) Big Data Developer
6 1 (1.54%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (1.54%) Senior Systems Administrator
6 1 (1.54%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (1.54%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (1.54%) Systems Support
6 1 (1.54%) Support Engineer
6 1 (1.54%) Administrator
6 1 (1.54%) Front-End Developer
6 1 (1.54%) MI Developer
6 1 (1.54%) Hadoop Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (72.31%) Hibernate
2 43 (66.15%) JPA
3 36 (55.38%) Spring
3 36 (55.38%) Web Services
4 35 (53.85%) XML
5 34 (52.31%) RESTful
6 29 (44.62%) JMS
7 26 (40.00%) Java EE
8 25 (38.46%) Drools
8 25 (38.46%) jBPM
8 25 (38.46%) EclipseLink
8 25 (38.46%) XSD
8 25 (38.46%) TopLink
8 25 (38.46%) WSDL
8 25 (38.46%) XML Schema
8 25 (38.46%) Middleware
8 25 (38.46%) EJB
8 25 (38.46%) JDBC
9 20 (30.77%) HTML
10 13 (20.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.15%) W3C
2 2 (3.08%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.54%) Private Cloud
3 1 (1.54%) Replication
3 1 (1.54%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 9 (13.85%) Linux
2 4 (6.15%) Android
2 4 (6.15%) Apple iOS
3 3 (4.62%) UNIX
4 2 (3.08%) Windows
5 1 (1.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
2 25 (38.46%) Use Case
2 25 (38.46%) RUP
2 25 (38.46%) MVC
2 25 (38.46%) Unified Process
2 25 (38.46%) People Management
3 14 (21.54%) Multithreading
4 10 (15.38%) Performance Analysis
5 9 (13.85%) Software Architecture
6 8 (12.31%) Web Application Development
6 8 (12.31%) Content Management
7 7 (10.77%) Open Source
8 6 (9.23%) Mentoring
8 6 (9.23%) Web Development
9 5 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (6.15%) Enterprise Content Management
10 4 (6.15%) Dependency Injection
10 4 (6.15%) Separation of Concerns
11 3 (4.62%) Software Engineering
12 2 (3.08%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 52 (80.00%) Java
2 28 (43.08%) JavaScript
3 25 (38.46%) AspectJ
4 17 (26.15%) SQL
5 14 (21.54%) C++
6 13 (20.00%) C
7 11 (16.92%) Python
8 9 (13.85%) PHP
8 9 (13.85%) Ruby
9 8 (12.31%) Bash Shell
9 8 (12.31%) Perl
10 4 (6.15%) C#
11 1 (1.54%) Elixir
11 1 (1.54%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 5 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.62%) QA
2 1 (1.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (1.54%) NFS
1 1 (1.54%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.54%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (1.54%) Puppet
1 1 (1.54%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 38 (58.46%) Oracle
2 6 (9.23%) Alterian
3 2 (3.08%) VMware
3 2 (3.08%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.54%) Apple
4 1 (1.54%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.54%) Dell
4 1 (1.54%) EMC
4 1 (1.54%) NetApp
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