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

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 60 93 76
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -17
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 37 15 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.74% 0.95% 1.12%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.39% 3.31% 3.33%
Number of salaries quoted 16 4 8
Average salary £36,750 £31,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.54% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £25,800 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £34,100 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +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
356 453 360
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 26.35% 28.67% 33.61%
Number of salaries quoted 225 339 227
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +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 27 May 2015.

PostgreSQL Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 46 (88.46%) Java
2 41 (78.85%) Hibernate
3 37 (71.15%) JPA
4 32 (61.54%) Oracle
5 30 (57.69%) Spring
6 29 (55.77%) XML
7 27 (51.92%) Web Services
7 27 (51.92%) JBoss
7 27 (51.92%) JMS
7 27 (51.92%) Maven
8 26 (50.00%) RESTful
9 24 (46.15%) Continuous Integration
9 24 (46.15%) Java EE
10 23 (44.23%) jBPM
10 23 (44.23%) AspectJ
10 23 (44.23%) Use Case
10 23 (44.23%) Drools
10 23 (44.23%) Oracle Database
10 23 (44.23%) People Management
10 23 (44.23%) EclipseLink
10 23 (44.23%) RUP
10 23 (44.23%) Eclipse
10 23 (44.23%) XSD
10 23 (44.23%) EJB
10 23 (44.23%) JDBC
10 23 (44.23%) JavaScript
10 23 (44.23%) Unified Process
10 23 (44.23%) TopLink
10 23 (44.23%) MVC
10 23 (44.23%) WSDL

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 27 (51.92%) JBoss
2 10 (19.23%) Apache
3 8 (15.38%) Tomcat
3 8 (15.38%) CMS
4 4 (7.69%) Apache Pig
4 4 (7.69%) Oracle HTTP Server
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (7.69%) Amazon EMR
1 4 (7.69%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.69%) HTTP
2 1 (1.92%) VPN
2 1 (1.92%) Internet
2 1 (1.92%) Firewall
2 1 (1.92%) Network Security
2 1 (1.92%) iSCSI
2 1 (1.92%) NAS
2 1 (1.92%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (44.23%) Oracle Database
2 13 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 9 (17.31%) MySQL
4 5 (9.62%) Hadoop
5 4 (7.69%) Apache Hive
5 4 (7.69%) NoSQL
6 2 (3.85%) MongoDB
6 2 (3.85%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.92%) Redis
7 1 (1.92%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 27 (51.92%) Maven
2 23 (44.23%) Eclipse
3 2 (3.85%) JMeter
3 2 (3.85%) HttpUnit
3 2 (3.85%) JUnit
4 1 (1.92%) Git (software)
General
1 12 (23.08%) Multimedia
2 3 (5.77%) Banking
2 3 (5.77%) Telecoms
2 3 (5.77%) Finance
3 1 (1.92%) Games
Job Titles
1 48 (92.31%) Developer
2 39 (75.00%) Java Developer
3 23 (44.23%) Senior Developer
3 23 (44.23%) Senior Java Developer
4 4 (7.69%) AWS Developer
5 2 (3.85%) Core Java Developer
5 2 (3.85%) Software Engineer
6 1 (1.92%) Systems Support Engineer
6 1 (1.92%) Lead Software Engineer
6 1 (1.92%) Hadoop Developer
6 1 (1.92%) Systems Support
6 1 (1.92%) Support Engineer
6 1 (1.92%) Administrator
6 1 (1.92%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (1.92%) Senior Systems Administrator
6 1 (1.92%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (1.92%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (78.85%) Hibernate
2 37 (71.15%) JPA
3 30 (57.69%) Spring
4 29 (55.77%) XML
5 27 (51.92%) JMS
5 27 (51.92%) Web Services
6 26 (50.00%) RESTful
7 24 (46.15%) Java EE
8 23 (44.23%) Drools
8 23 (44.23%) jBPM
8 23 (44.23%) EclipseLink
8 23 (44.23%) JDBC
8 23 (44.23%) EJB
8 23 (44.23%) XSD
8 23 (44.23%) TopLink
8 23 (44.23%) WSDL
8 23 (44.23%) XML Schema
8 23 (44.23%) Middleware
9 19 (36.54%) HTML
10 12 (23.08%) Java RMI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.85%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.92%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 8 (15.38%) Linux
2 3 (5.77%) UNIX
3 2 (3.85%) Windows
4 1 (1.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (46.15%) Continuous Integration
2 23 (44.23%) Use Case
2 23 (44.23%) RUP
2 23 (44.23%) MVC
2 23 (44.23%) Unified Process
2 23 (44.23%) People Management
3 14 (26.92%) Multithreading
4 10 (19.23%) Performance Analysis
5 9 (17.31%) Software Architecture
6 6 (11.54%) Mentoring
7 5 (9.62%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (7.69%) Content Management
8 4 (7.69%) Enterprise Content Management
8 4 (7.69%) Dependency Injection
8 4 (7.69%) Web Application Development
9 3 (5.77%) Open Source
9 3 (5.77%) Software Engineering
10 2 (3.85%) Web Development
11 1 (1.92%) ITIL
11 1 (1.92%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 46 (88.46%) Java
2 23 (44.23%) JavaScript
2 23 (44.23%) AspectJ
3 14 (26.92%) C++
4 13 (25.00%) C
5 9 (17.31%) SQL
6 5 (9.62%) Python
6 5 (9.62%) PHP
7 4 (7.69%) C#
7 4 (7.69%) Perl
7 4 (7.69%) Ruby
7 4 (7.69%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.92%) Elixir
8 1 (1.92%) Erlang
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.77%) QA
2 1 (1.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (1.92%) NFS
1 1 (1.92%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.92%) vSphere
Vendors
1 32 (61.54%) Oracle
2 2 (3.85%) Red Hat
2 2 (3.85%) VMware
2 2 (3.85%) Alterian
3 1 (1.92%) Apple
3 1 (1.92%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.92%) Dell
3 1 (1.92%) EMC
3 1 (1.92%) NetApp
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