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

3 months to
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 65 76 109
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +33
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 25 32 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.23% 2.01% 0.20%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.79% 6.93% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 21 19 2
Median salary £50,000 £38,670 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+29.30% +7.41%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £43,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.46% +7.50%
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
321 462 426
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 28.64% 29.07% 28.53%
Number of salaries quoted 253 308 319
Median salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 24 September 2016.

PostgreSQL Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 23 (67.65%) Linux
2 19 (55.88%) Java
3 17 (50.00%) Python
4 16 (47.06%) MongoDB
4 16 (47.06%) DevOps
5 14 (41.18%) SQL
6 12 (35.29%) High Availability
7 11 (32.35%) Bash Shell
7 11 (32.35%) Analytics
7 11 (32.35%) Red Hat
7 11 (32.35%) VMware
7 11 (32.35%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (32.35%) nginx
8 10 (29.41%) Microsoft
8 10 (29.41%) MySQL
8 10 (29.41%) SQL Server
8 10 (29.41%) Opscode Chef
8 10 (29.41%) Docker
8 10 (29.41%) Puppet
9 9 (26.47%) ELK Stack
9 9 (26.47%) Ansible
9 9 (26.47%) PHP
9 9 (26.47%) Windows
10 8 (23.53%) Oracle
10 8 (23.53%) RHCE
10 8 (23.53%) Varnish
10 8 (23.53%) Open Source
11 7 (20.59%) Hadoop
11 7 (20.59%) JavaScript
12 6 (17.65%) Data Mining

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 11 (32.35%) nginx
2 6 (17.65%) Apache Spark
2 6 (17.65%) SAS
3 5 (14.71%) Tomcat
4 4 (11.76%) Apache
4 4 (11.76%) CMS
4 4 (11.76%) JBoss
5 2 (5.88%) MS Exchange
5 2 (5.88%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 1 (2.94%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (11.76%) MS Excel
2 3 (8.82%) Stata
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.94%) DigitalOcean
2 1 (2.94%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (17.65%) SAN
2 4 (11.76%) DNS
2 4 (11.76%) TCP/IP
3 3 (8.82%) DHCP
3 3 (8.82%) HTTP
3 3 (8.82%) LDAP
3 3 (8.82%) Skype
3 3 (8.82%) Software-Defined Networking
4 1 (2.94%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (47.06%) MongoDB
2 10 (29.41%) MySQL
2 10 (29.41%) SQL Server
3 7 (20.59%) Hadoop
4 6 (17.65%) Data Mining
5 5 (14.71%) NoSQL
5 5 (14.71%) RDBMS
5 5 (14.71%) Relational Database
6 4 (11.76%) Amazon Redshift
6 4 (11.76%) Apache Cassandra
6 4 (11.76%) Big Data
7 3 (8.82%) Informix
7 3 (8.82%) Oracle Database
8 2 (5.88%) Neo4j
8 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (2.94%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (2.94%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 4 (11.76%) Maven
2 2 (5.88%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.88%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.94%) Bower
3 1 (2.94%) Gradle
3 1 (2.94%) Grunt
3 1 (2.94%) gulp
3 1 (2.94%) JUnit
3 1 (2.94%) NuGet
3 1 (2.94%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (2.94%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (2.94%) Vagrant
General
1 6 (17.65%) Games
2 4 (11.76%) Marketing
3 1 (2.94%) Banking
3 1 (2.94%) Finance
3 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (17.65%) Data Scientist
1 6 (17.65%) Developer
1 6 (17.65%) Senior Data Scientist
2 5 (14.71%) Web Developer
3 4 (11.76%) Applications Developer
3 4 (11.76%) Java Engineer
3 4 (11.76%) Web Applications Developer
4 3 (8.82%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) Platform Manager
4 3 (8.82%) Senior Server Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) Senior Windows Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) Senior Windows Server Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) Server Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) Service Manager
4 3 (8.82%) Windows Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) Windows Server Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Java Software Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Software Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Deployment Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (26.47%) ELK Stack
2 6 (17.65%) Spring
3 5 (14.71%) Hibernate
4 4 (11.76%) D3.js
4 4 (11.76%) LAMP
5 3 (8.82%) CSS
5 3 (8.82%) HTML
5 3 (8.82%) J2EE
5 3 (8.82%) REST
5 3 (8.82%) SOAP
5 3 (8.82%) Web Services
6 2 (5.88%) Apache Camel
6 2 (5.88%) JMS
6 2 (5.88%) JPA
6 2 (5.88%) JSON
6 2 (5.88%) XML
7 1 (2.94%) Apache CXF
7 1 (2.94%) Drools
7 1 (2.94%) HTML5
7 1 (2.94%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.65%) Informatics
2 4 (11.76%) Computer Science
3 3 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (8.82%) Applied Mathematics
3 3 (8.82%) Management Information System
3 3 (8.82%) Mathematics
3 3 (8.82%) Statistics
3 3 (8.82%) Visualisation
4 1 (2.94%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.94%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 23 (67.65%) Linux
2 9 (26.47%) Windows
3 4 (11.76%) Unix
4 3 (8.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (8.82%) Solaris
4 3 (8.82%) Windows Server
4 3 (8.82%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (5.88%) Android
5 2 (5.88%) Apple iOS
5 2 (5.88%) CentOS
5 2 (5.88%) Debian
6 1 (2.94%) Mac OS X
6 1 (2.94%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (47.06%) DevOps
2 12 (35.29%) High Availability
3 11 (32.35%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (32.35%) Analytics
4 8 (23.53%) Open Source
5 6 (17.65%) Statistical Modelling
6 4 (11.76%) Scrum
6 4 (11.76%) Software Engineering
7 3 (8.82%) Business Analysis
7 3 (8.82%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (8.82%) Data Analysis
7 3 (8.82%) Data Governance
7 3 (8.82%) Data Visualisation
7 3 (8.82%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (8.82%) Infrastructure Management
7 3 (8.82%) ITIL
7 3 (8.82%) Kanban
7 3 (8.82%) Load Balancing
7 3 (8.82%) Machine Learning
7 3 (8.82%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (55.88%) Java
2 17 (50.00%) Python
3 14 (41.18%) SQL
4 11 (32.35%) Bash Shell
5 9 (26.47%) PHP
6 7 (20.59%) JavaScript
7 6 (17.65%) Scala
8 4 (11.76%) Ruby
9 3 (8.82%) R
10 2 (5.88%) Perl
11 1 (2.94%) Groovy
11 1 (2.94%) Jython
11 1 (2.94%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 8 (23.53%) RHCE
2 5 (14.71%) Degree
3 3 (8.82%) CISSP
3 3 (8.82%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (8.82%) MCSA
3 3 (8.82%) MCSE
3 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (5.88%) OCPJWCD
5 1 (2.94%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.94%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (29.41%) Docker
2 8 (23.53%) Varnish
3 5 (14.71%) Active Directory
4 3 (8.82%) Virtual Desktop
4 3 (8.82%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (8.82%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (8.82%) vSphere
5 1 (2.94%) iptables
5 1 (2.94%) VirtualBox
5 1 (2.94%) Xen
Systems Management
1 10 (29.41%) Opscode Chef
1 10 (29.41%) Puppet
2 9 (26.47%) Ansible
3 3 (8.82%) SCCM
4 1 (2.94%) Packer
Vendors
1 11 (32.35%) Red Hat
1 11 (32.35%) VMware
2 10 (29.41%) Microsoft
3 8 (23.53%) Oracle
4 4 (11.76%) Vertica
5 3 (8.82%) Citrix
5 3 (8.82%) Greenplum
5 3 (8.82%) Sun
5 3 (8.82%) Tableau
6 1 (2.94%) Alterian
6 1 (2.94%) Google
6 1 (2.94%) Rackspace
6 1 (2.94%) Talend