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 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 67 83 100
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +17
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 23 14 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.17% 1.09% 0.37%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.12% 3.85% 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 18 6 4
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £43,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +9.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £36,250 £35,550
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%

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
323 364 378
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 30.47% 28.35% 27.94%
Number of salaries quoted 205 280 285
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +14.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £36,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%

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 21 January 2017.

PostgreSQL Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 35 (89.74%) Java
2 24 (61.54%) MongoDB
3 23 (58.97%) Python
4 22 (56.41%) Linux
5 19 (48.72%) Open Source
6 18 (46.15%) ELK Stack
7 17 (43.59%) MySQL
8 16 (41.03%) Spring
8 16 (41.03%) Hadoop
9 15 (38.46%) Continuous Integration
9 15 (38.46%) Analytics
10 14 (35.90%) Apache Camel
11 13 (33.33%) Microservices
11 13 (33.33%) Drools
11 13 (33.33%) jBPM
11 13 (33.33%) Pentaho
11 13 (33.33%) Talend Open Studio
11 13 (33.33%) Neo4j
11 13 (33.33%) Talend
11 13 (33.33%) ActiveMQ
11 13 (33.33%) TDD
11 13 (33.33%) SOA
12 12 (30.77%) Java EE
13 11 (28.21%) Agile Software Development
13 11 (28.21%) SQL
14 10 (25.64%) XML
14 10 (25.64%) JavaScript
14 10 (25.64%) JBoss
14 10 (25.64%) RDBMS
14 10 (25.64%) Relational Database

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 10 (25.64%) JBoss
2 5 (12.82%) nginx
3 4 (10.26%) ArcGIS
4 3 (7.69%) Apache Spark
4 3 (7.69%) SAS
4 3 (7.69%) Tomcat
5 2 (5.13%) Apache
5 2 (5.13%) CMS
5 2 (5.13%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 1 (2.56%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (5.13%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.56%) Stata
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.13%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.56%) DigitalOcean
2 1 (2.56%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.13%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (61.54%) MongoDB
2 17 (43.59%) MySQL
3 16 (41.03%) Hadoop
4 13 (33.33%) Neo4j
4 13 (33.33%) Pentaho
5 10 (25.64%) RDBMS
5 10 (25.64%) Relational Database
6 8 (20.51%) Big Data
7 7 (17.95%) Amazon Redshift
7 7 (17.95%) Apache Cassandra
7 7 (17.95%) NoSQL
8 4 (10.26%) GIS
8 4 (10.26%) QGIS
9 3 (7.69%) Data Mining
10 2 (5.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (33.33%) Talend Open Studio
2 4 (10.26%) Maven
3 2 (5.13%) Git (software)
3 2 (5.13%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.56%) Bower
4 1 (2.56%) Gradle
4 1 (2.56%) Grunt
4 1 (2.56%) gulp
4 1 (2.56%) JUnit
4 1 (2.56%) NuGet
4 1 (2.56%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (2.56%) Vagrant
General
1 7 (17.95%) Marketing
2 1 (2.56%) Banking
2 1 (2.56%) Finance
2 1 (2.56%) Games
2 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (48.72%) Developer
2 12 (30.77%) Java Developer
3 7 (17.95%) Applications Developer
3 7 (17.95%) Web Applications Developer
3 7 (17.95%) Web Developer
4 5 (12.82%) Software Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) Analyst
5 4 (10.26%) Data Analyst
5 4 (10.26%) Data Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) GIS Analyst
5 4 (10.26%) GIS Data Analyst
5 4 (10.26%) Java Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) Software Developer
6 3 (7.69%) Data Scientist
6 3 (7.69%) Senior Data Scientist
7 2 (5.13%) DevOps Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Java Applications Developer
7 2 (5.13%) Java Software Developer
7 2 (5.13%) Java Web Applications Developer
7 2 (5.13%) Java Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (46.15%) ELK Stack
2 16 (41.03%) Spring
3 14 (35.90%) Apache Camel
4 13 (33.33%) ActiveMQ
4 13 (33.33%) Drools
4 13 (33.33%) jBPM
5 12 (30.77%) Java EE
6 10 (25.64%) XML
7 7 (17.95%) Middleware
8 6 (15.38%) XSLT
9 5 (12.82%) REST
9 5 (12.82%) SOAP
10 4 (10.26%) Google Maps API
10 4 (10.26%) JSON
10 4 (10.26%) Web Services
11 3 (7.69%) Hibernate
12 2 (5.13%) CSS
12 2 (5.13%) HTML
12 2 (5.13%) J2EE
12 2 (5.13%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.26%) Algorithms
2 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.56%) Applied Mathematics
2 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.56%) Informatics
2 1 (2.56%) Mathematics
2 1 (2.56%) Replication
2 1 (2.56%) Statistics
2 1 (2.56%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 22 (56.41%) Linux
2 2 (5.13%) CentOS
3 1 (2.56%) Mac OS X
3 1 (2.56%) Ubuntu
3 1 (2.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (48.72%) Open Source
2 15 (38.46%) Analytics
2 15 (38.46%) Continuous Integration
3 13 (33.33%) Microservices
3 13 (33.33%) SOA
3 13 (33.33%) TDD
4 11 (28.21%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (17.95%) Big Data Analytics
5 7 (17.95%) Data Analytics
5 7 (17.95%) DevOps
5 7 (17.95%) Scrum
5 7 (17.95%) SDLC
6 6 (15.38%) Coaching
6 6 (15.38%) Data Analysis
6 6 (15.38%) High Availability
6 6 (15.38%) Web Development
6 6 (15.38%) Workflow
7 5 (12.82%) Software Engineering
8 4 (10.26%) Statistical Analysis
9 3 (7.69%) Statistical Modelling
Programming Languages
1 35 (89.74%) Java
2 23 (58.97%) Python
3 11 (28.21%) SQL
4 10 (25.64%) JavaScript
5 9 (23.08%) PHP
6 6 (15.38%) Bash Shell
7 4 (10.26%) C++
7 4 (10.26%) Perl
8 3 (7.69%) Scala
9 2 (5.13%) Ruby
10 1 (2.56%) Groovy
10 1 (2.56%) Jython
10 1 (2.56%) R
Qualifications
1 6 (15.38%) Degree
2 5 (12.82%) RHCE
3 2 (5.13%) OCPJWCD
4 1 (2.56%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.56%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 7 (17.95%) Docker
2 5 (12.82%) Varnish
3 1 (2.56%) VirtualBox
3 1 (2.56%) Xen
Systems Management
1 7 (17.95%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (17.95%) Puppet
2 5 (12.82%) Ansible
3 1 (2.56%) Packer
Vendors
1 13 (33.33%) Talend
2 7 (17.95%) Vertica
3 5 (12.82%) Google
3 5 (12.82%) Oracle
3 5 (12.82%) Red Hat
3 5 (12.82%) VMware
4 2 (5.13%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.56%) Greenplum
5 1 (2.56%) Rackspace
5 1 (2.56%) Tableau