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 2 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 73 75 116
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +41
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 16 28 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.47% 1.91% 0.13%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.46% 7.41% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 14 18 1
Median salary £50,000 £40,750 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.69% +23.48%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +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
293 378 426
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 26.91% 25.73% 28.01%
Number of salaries quoted 206 268 325
Median salary £42,500 £44,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.40% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,600 £32,000 £32,200
10% offered a salary of more than £71,500 £55,000 £56,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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 2 December 2016.

PostgreSQL Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 2 December 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 31 (75.61%) Java
2 28 (68.29%) Python
3 27 (65.85%) Linux
4 25 (60.98%) MongoDB
5 20 (48.78%) ELK Stack
6 16 (39.02%) DevOps
7 15 (36.59%) Analytics
7 15 (36.59%) Hadoop
7 15 (36.59%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (34.15%) Open Source
8 14 (34.15%) nginx
8 14 (34.15%) SQL
8 14 (34.15%) Red Hat
9 13 (31.71%) Puppet
9 13 (31.71%) Opscode Chef
9 13 (31.71%) Docker
10 12 (29.27%) Bash Shell
10 12 (29.27%) High Availability
10 12 (29.27%) Spring
11 11 (26.83%) Continuous Integration
11 11 (26.83%) Varnish
11 11 (26.83%) RHCE
11 11 (26.83%) VMware
11 11 (26.83%) PHP
11 11 (26.83%) MySQL
11 11 (26.83%) Ansible
12 10 (24.39%) Apache Camel
13 9 (21.95%) Microservices
13 9 (21.95%) Big Data
13 9 (21.95%) Talend

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 14 (34.15%) nginx
2 9 (21.95%) JBoss
3 6 (14.63%) Apache Spark
3 6 (14.63%) SAS
4 3 (7.32%) Tomcat
5 2 (4.88%) Apache
5 2 (4.88%) CMS
5 2 (4.88%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 1 (2.44%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (9.76%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.32%) Stata
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.88%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.44%) DigitalOcean
2 1 (2.44%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.32%) DHCP
1 3 (7.32%) DNS
1 3 (7.32%) LDAP
1 3 (7.32%) SAN
1 3 (7.32%) Skype
1 3 (7.32%) Software-Defined Networking
1 3 (7.32%) TCP/IP
2 2 (4.88%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (60.98%) MongoDB
2 15 (36.59%) Hadoop
3 11 (26.83%) MySQL
4 9 (21.95%) Big Data
4 9 (21.95%) Neo4j
4 9 (21.95%) Pentaho
5 8 (19.51%) RDBMS
5 8 (19.51%) Relational Database
6 7 (17.07%) SQL Server
7 6 (14.63%) Amazon Redshift
7 6 (14.63%) Apache Cassandra
7 6 (14.63%) Data Mining
7 6 (14.63%) NoSQL
8 3 (7.32%) Informix
8 3 (7.32%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 9 (21.95%) Talend Open Studio
2 4 (9.76%) Maven
3 2 (4.88%) Git (software)
3 2 (4.88%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.44%) Bower
4 1 (2.44%) Gradle
4 1 (2.44%) Grunt
4 1 (2.44%) gulp
4 1 (2.44%) JUnit
4 1 (2.44%) NuGet
4 1 (2.44%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (2.44%) Vagrant
General
1 6 (14.63%) Marketing
2 3 (7.32%) Games
3 1 (2.44%) Banking
3 1 (2.44%) Finance
3 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (34.15%) Developer
2 6 (14.63%) Applications Developer
2 6 (14.63%) Data Scientist
2 6 (14.63%) Java Developer
2 6 (14.63%) Senior Data Scientist
2 6 (14.63%) Web Applications Developer
2 6 (14.63%) Web Developer
3 4 (9.76%) Java Engineer
3 4 (9.76%) Software Developer
3 4 (9.76%) Software Engineer
4 3 (7.32%) Senior Server Engineer
4 3 (7.32%) Senior Windows Engineer
4 3 (7.32%) Senior Windows Server Engineer
4 3 (7.32%) Server Engineer
4 3 (7.32%) Windows Engineer
4 3 (7.32%) Windows Server Engineer
5 2 (4.88%) Java Software Developer
5 2 (4.88%) Java Software Engineer
6 1 (2.44%) Build Engineer
6 1 (2.44%) Deployment Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (48.78%) ELK Stack
2 12 (29.27%) Spring
3 10 (24.39%) Apache Camel
4 9 (21.95%) ActiveMQ
4 9 (21.95%) Drools
4 9 (21.95%) jBPM
5 8 (19.51%) Java EE
5 8 (19.51%) XML
6 6 (14.63%) Middleware
7 5 (12.20%) XSLT
8 4 (9.76%) D3.js
8 4 (9.76%) REST
8 4 (9.76%) SOAP
9 3 (7.32%) Hibernate
9 3 (7.32%) JSON
9 3 (7.32%) LAMP
9 3 (7.32%) Web Services
10 2 (4.88%) CSS
10 2 (4.88%) HTML
10 2 (4.88%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (7.32%) Applied Mathematics
1 3 (7.32%) Computer Science
1 3 (7.32%) Informatics
1 3 (7.32%) Mathematics
1 3 (7.32%) Statistics
1 3 (7.32%) Visualisation
2 1 (2.44%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 27 (65.85%) Linux
2 4 (9.76%) Windows
3 3 (7.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (7.32%) Solaris
3 3 (7.32%) Windows Server
3 3 (7.32%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (4.88%) CentOS
5 1 (2.44%) Mac OS X
5 1 (2.44%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (39.02%) DevOps
2 15 (36.59%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (36.59%) Analytics
3 14 (34.15%) Open Source
4 12 (29.27%) High Availability
5 11 (26.83%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (21.95%) Microservices
6 9 (21.95%) Scrum
6 9 (21.95%) SOA
6 9 (21.95%) TDD
7 6 (14.63%) Big Data Analytics
7 6 (14.63%) Data Analytics
7 6 (14.63%) Statistical Modelling
8 5 (12.20%) Coaching
8 5 (12.20%) Workflow
9 4 (9.76%) SDLC
9 4 (9.76%) Software Engineering
10 3 (7.32%) Business Analysis
10 3 (7.32%) Data Analysis
10 3 (7.32%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 31 (75.61%) Java
2 28 (68.29%) Python
3 14 (34.15%) SQL
4 12 (29.27%) Bash Shell
5 11 (26.83%) PHP
6 9 (21.95%) JavaScript
7 6 (14.63%) Scala
8 3 (7.32%) R
9 2 (4.88%) Ruby
10 1 (2.44%) Groovy
10 1 (2.44%) Jython
Qualifications
1 11 (26.83%) RHCE
2 4 (9.76%) Degree
3 2 (4.88%) OCPJWCD
4 1 (2.44%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.44%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 13 (31.71%) Docker
2 11 (26.83%) Varnish
3 3 (7.32%) Active Directory
3 3 (7.32%) Virtual Desktop
3 3 (7.32%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (2.44%) VirtualBox
4 1 (2.44%) Xen
Systems Management
1 13 (31.71%) Opscode Chef
1 13 (31.71%) Puppet
2 11 (26.83%) Ansible
3 3 (7.32%) SCCM
4 1 (2.44%) Packer
Vendors
1 14 (34.15%) Red Hat
2 11 (26.83%) VMware
3 9 (21.95%) Talend
4 7 (17.07%) Microsoft
4 7 (17.07%) Oracle
5 6 (14.63%) Vertica
6 3 (7.32%) Citrix
6 3 (7.32%) Greenplum
6 3 (7.32%) Sun
6 3 (7.32%) Tableau
7 1 (2.44%) Google
7 1 (2.44%) Rackspace
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Posted: 11 days ago
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