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 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 68 79 90
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +11
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 25 13 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.25% 1.03% 0.97%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.98% 3.67% 3.39%
Number of salaries quoted 19 7 7
Median salary £50,500 £32,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+55.38% -21.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £31,100 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £54,000 £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
358 354 383
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 32.25% 28.12% 28.43%
Number of salaries quoted 236 265 274
Median salary £45,500 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.21% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £55,000 £57,000
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 22 February 2017.

PostgreSQL Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 32 (84.21%) Java
2 23 (60.53%) Python
2 23 (60.53%) MongoDB
3 19 (50.00%) Linux
4 18 (47.37%) Open Source
5 17 (44.74%) Elastic Stack
6 16 (42.11%) MySQL
7 15 (39.47%) Analytics
8 14 (36.84%) Spring
9 13 (34.21%) TDD
9 13 (34.21%) ActiveMQ
9 13 (34.21%) jBPM
9 13 (34.21%) SOA
9 13 (34.21%) Neo4j
9 13 (34.21%) Talend
9 13 (34.21%) Microservices
9 13 (34.21%) Hadoop
9 13 (34.21%) Java EE
9 13 (34.21%) Continuous Integration
9 13 (34.21%) Drools
9 13 (34.21%) Talend Open Studio
9 13 (34.21%) Pentaho
10 12 (31.58%) Apache Camel
11 11 (28.95%) Marketing
12 10 (26.32%) Relational Database
12 10 (26.32%) RDBMS
12 10 (26.32%) XML
12 10 (26.32%) SQL
13 9 (23.68%) PHP
13 9 (23.68%) NoSQL

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 7 (18.42%) JBoss
2 4 (10.53%) ArcGIS
2 4 (10.53%) nginx
3 1 (2.63%) Apache
3 1 (2.63%) CMS
3 1 (2.63%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.89%) SaaS
2 1 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.63%) DigitalOcean
2 1 (2.63%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (60.53%) MongoDB
2 16 (42.11%) MySQL
3 13 (34.21%) Hadoop
3 13 (34.21%) Neo4j
3 13 (34.21%) Pentaho
4 10 (26.32%) RDBMS
4 10 (26.32%) Relational Database
5 9 (23.68%) NoSQL
6 8 (21.05%) Amazon Redshift
6 8 (21.05%) Apache Cassandra
7 7 (18.42%) Big Data
8 4 (10.53%) GIS
8 4 (10.53%) QGIS
Development Applications
1 13 (34.21%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (2.63%) HttpUnit
2 1 (2.63%) JMeter
2 1 (2.63%) JUnit
General
1 11 (28.95%) Marketing
2 2 (5.26%) Finance
3 1 (2.63%) Banking
3 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (55.26%) Developer
2 13 (34.21%) Java Developer
3 8 (21.05%) Web Developer
4 7 (18.42%) Applications Developer
4 7 (18.42%) Web Applications Developer
5 5 (13.16%) Analyst
5 5 (13.16%) Data Analyst
6 4 (10.53%) Data Engineer
6 4 (10.53%) Data Scientist
6 4 (10.53%) GIS Analyst
6 4 (10.53%) GIS Data Analyst
7 3 (7.89%) Software Developer
7 3 (7.89%) Software Engineer
8 2 (5.26%) DevOps Engineer
8 2 (5.26%) Java Applications Developer
8 2 (5.26%) Java Web Applications Developer
8 2 (5.26%) Java Web Developer
9 1 (2.63%) AWS DevOps
9 1 (2.63%) AWS Engineer
9 1 (2.63%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (44.74%) Elastic Stack
2 14 (36.84%) Spring
3 13 (34.21%) ActiveMQ
3 13 (34.21%) Drools
3 13 (34.21%) Java EE
3 13 (34.21%) jBPM
4 12 (31.58%) Apache Camel
5 10 (26.32%) XML
6 7 (18.42%) Middleware
6 7 (18.42%) XSLT
7 4 (10.53%) Google Maps API
7 4 (10.53%) Web Services
8 3 (7.89%) SOAP
9 2 (5.26%) JSON
9 2 (5.26%) REST
10 1 (2.63%) Django
10 1 (2.63%) JPA
10 1 (2.63%) JSP
10 1 (2.63%) RESTful
10 1 (2.63%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.53%) Algorithms
2 1 (2.63%) Replication
2 1 (2.63%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 19 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (2.63%) Android
2 1 (2.63%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (47.37%) Open Source
2 15 (39.47%) Analytics
3 13 (34.21%) Continuous Integration
3 13 (34.21%) Microservices
3 13 (34.21%) SOA
3 13 (34.21%) TDD
4 8 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (21.05%) Web Development
5 7 (18.42%) Big Data Analytics
5 7 (18.42%) Coaching
5 7 (18.42%) Data Analytics
5 7 (18.42%) Scrum
5 7 (18.42%) Workflow
6 6 (15.79%) SDLC
7 5 (13.16%) Data Analysis
7 5 (13.16%) DevOps
7 5 (13.16%) High Availability
8 4 (10.53%) Statistical Analysis
9 3 (7.89%) Econometric Modelling
9 3 (7.89%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 32 (84.21%) Java
2 23 (60.53%) Python
3 10 (26.32%) SQL
4 9 (23.68%) PHP
5 8 (21.05%) JavaScript
6 5 (13.16%) Bash Shell
6 5 (13.16%) Perl
7 4 (10.53%) C++
8 2 (5.26%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (15.79%) Degree
2 4 (10.53%) RHCE
System Software
1 4 (10.53%) Docker
1 4 (10.53%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 5 (13.16%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (13.16%) Puppet
2 4 (10.53%) Ansible
Vendors
1 13 (34.21%) Talend
2 8 (21.05%) Vertica
3 5 (13.16%) Google
4 4 (10.53%) Red Hat
4 4 (10.53%) VMware
5 3 (7.89%) Oracle
6 1 (2.63%) Alterian
6 1 (2.63%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.63%) Progress
6 1 (2.63%) Rackspace