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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 74 101 83
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -18
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 31 3 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.96% 0.20% 1.15%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.97% 0.72% 3.22%
Number of salaries quoted 15 2 11
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% -28.00%
UK excluding London average salary £43,900 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+9.75% -5.88%
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
445 414 435
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 28.13% 27.67% 35.74%
Number of salaries quoted 297 311 281
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £79,500 £56,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 2 September 2015.

PostgreSQL Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 44 (65.67%) Java
2 39 (58.21%) Oracle
3 37 (55.22%) Hibernate
4 35 (52.24%) Web Services
5 32 (47.76%) JPA
6 29 (43.28%) Spring
7 28 (41.79%) XML
8 27 (40.30%) MySQL
8 27 (40.30%) RESTful
9 23 (34.33%) JavaScript
10 21 (31.34%) JBoss
10 21 (31.34%) JMS
10 21 (31.34%) Maven
11 20 (29.85%) SQL
12 18 (26.87%) HTML
12 18 (26.87%) Ruby
12 18 (26.87%) Java EE
12 18 (26.87%) Continuous Integration
13 17 (25.37%) Use Case
13 17 (25.37%) Drools
13 17 (25.37%) jBPM
13 17 (25.37%) AspectJ
13 17 (25.37%) Unified Process
13 17 (25.37%) TopLink
13 17 (25.37%) EJB
13 17 (25.37%) Apache
13 17 (25.37%) RUP
13 17 (25.37%) XSD
13 17 (25.37%) JDBC
13 17 (25.37%) MVC

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 21 (31.34%) JBoss
2 17 (25.37%) Apache
3 13 (19.40%) Tomcat
3 13 (19.40%) CMS
4 5 (7.46%) Apache Pig
5 4 (5.97%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 1 (1.49%) nginx
Applications
1 6 (8.96%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 12 (17.91%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (8.96%) Google Cloud Platform
2 6 (8.96%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (7.46%) Amazon Kinesis
3 5 (7.46%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.97%) HTTP
2 1 (1.49%) Internet
2 1 (1.49%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (40.30%) MySQL
2 17 (25.37%) Oracle Database
3 8 (11.94%) MongoDB
4 7 (10.45%) SQL Server
4 7 (10.45%) Relational Database
5 5 (7.46%) Hadoop
5 5 (7.46%) Apache Hive
6 4 (5.97%) NoSQL
6 4 (5.97%) Informix
7 3 (4.48%) Big Data
8 1 (1.49%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.49%) Pentaho
8 1 (1.49%) Redis
Development Applications
1 21 (31.34%) Maven
2 17 (25.37%) Eclipse
3 7 (10.45%) JMeter
3 7 (10.45%) HttpUnit
3 7 (10.45%) JUnit
4 4 (5.97%) Talend Open Studio
5 3 (4.48%) JIRA
6 2 (2.99%) Git (software)
7 1 (1.49%) Jenkins
7 1 (1.49%) Subversion
General
1 13 (19.40%) Telecoms
1 13 (19.40%) Finance
1 13 (19.40%) Banking
2 7 (10.45%) Multimedia
3 1 (1.49%) Games
Job Titles
1 50 (74.63%) Developer
2 38 (56.72%) Java Developer
3 17 (25.37%) Senior Developer
3 17 (25.37%) Senior Java Developer
4 7 (10.45%) DevOps Engineer
4 7 (10.45%) Administrator
5 6 (8.96%) DBA
6 5 (7.46%) Java Web Developer
6 5 (7.46%) Web Developer
7 4 (5.97%) AWS Developer
8 3 (4.48%) MongoDB DBA
8 3 (4.48%) Graduate Developer
8 3 (4.48%) Graduate
8 3 (4.48%) Graduate Java Developer
9 2 (2.99%) Team Leader
9 2 (2.99%) Analyst
9 2 (2.99%) Database Analyst
9 2 (2.99%) Big Data Developer
9 2 (2.99%) Database Team Leader
9 2 (2.99%) Core Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (55.22%) Hibernate
2 35 (52.24%) Web Services
3 32 (47.76%) JPA
4 29 (43.28%) Spring
5 28 (41.79%) XML
6 27 (40.30%) RESTful
7 21 (31.34%) JMS
8 18 (26.87%) HTML
8 18 (26.87%) Java EE
9 17 (25.37%) Drools
9 17 (25.37%) jBPM
9 17 (25.37%) EJB
9 17 (25.37%) JDBC
9 17 (25.37%) XSD
9 17 (25.37%) TopLink
9 17 (25.37%) WSDL
9 17 (25.37%) XML Schema
9 17 (25.37%) Middleware
9 17 (25.37%) EclipseLink
10 14 (20.90%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.45%) Replication
2 5 (7.46%) W3C
3 2 (2.99%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.99%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.49%) User Experience
4 1 (1.49%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 16 (23.88%) Linux
2 5 (7.46%) Android
2 5 (7.46%) Apple iOS
3 3 (4.48%) UNIX
4 2 (2.99%) Windows
5 1 (1.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (26.87%) Continuous Integration
2 17 (25.37%) RUP
2 17 (25.37%) MVC
2 17 (25.37%) Unified Process
2 17 (25.37%) Use Case
2 17 (25.37%) People Management
3 11 (16.42%) DevOps
3 11 (16.42%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (13.43%) Content Management
4 9 (13.43%) Open Source
4 9 (13.43%) Web Application Development
5 8 (11.94%) Multithreading
6 7 (10.45%) Configuration Management
6 7 (10.45%) Web Development
7 6 (8.96%) Software Architecture
8 5 (7.46%) Performance Analysis
8 5 (7.46%) Separation of Concerns
9 4 (5.97%) Mentoring
9 4 (5.97%) Dependency Injection
9 4 (5.97%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 44 (65.67%) Java
2 23 (34.33%) JavaScript
3 20 (29.85%) SQL
4 18 (26.87%) Ruby
5 17 (25.37%) AspectJ
6 16 (23.88%) Python
7 11 (16.42%) Perl
7 11 (16.42%) Bash Shell
8 10 (14.93%) PHP
9 9 (13.43%) C
9 9 (13.43%) C++
10 4 (5.97%) C#
11 1 (1.49%) Erlang
11 1 (1.49%) Elixir
Qualifications
1 12 (17.91%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.48%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (10.45%) Puppet
1 7 (10.45%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 39 (58.21%) Oracle
2 7 (10.45%) Alterian
3 6 (8.96%) Google
3 6 (8.96%) Rackspace
3 6 (8.96%) Microsoft
3 6 (8.96%) DigitalOcean
4 4 (5.97%) Talend
5 1 (1.49%) EMC
5 1 (1.49%) NetApp
5 1 (1.49%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.49%) VMware
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