The table below looks at the statistics for PostgreSQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PostgreSQL over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 100 94 92
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -2
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 6 18 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.46% 1.30% 0.54%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.23% 3.41% 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 2 9 1
Average salary £30,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -11.76%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -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 Glasgow region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
486 528 462
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 37.62% 38.12% 41.29%
Number of salaries quoted 300 302 279
Average salary £45,000 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £52,500 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

PostgreSQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PostgreSQL across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

PostgreSQL Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

PostgreSQL
Salary Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PostgreSQL across the Glasgow region.

PostgreSQL Salary Trend in Glasgow

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 15 (75.00%) Ruby
2 14 (70.00%) JavaScript
3 12 (60.00%) Python
3 12 (60.00%) Java
4 11 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (55.00%) Spring
5 10 (50.00%) PHP
5 10 (50.00%) MySQL
6 9 (45.00%) Linux
6 9 (45.00%) OO
6 9 (45.00%) TDD
6 9 (45.00%) Hibernate
7 8 (40.00%) Open Source
8 7 (35.00%) MongoDB
8 7 (35.00%) Apache Cassandra
8 7 (35.00%) Mockito
8 7 (35.00%) TestNG
8 7 (35.00%) Git (software)
8 7 (35.00%) JUnit
9 6 (30.00%) Finance
10 5 (25.00%) Maven
10 5 (25.00%) OOP
10 5 (25.00%) Eclipse
10 5 (25.00%) Middleware
10 5 (25.00%) BDD
10 5 (25.00%) Gradle
10 5 (25.00%) Jenkins
11 4 (20.00%) DevOps
11 4 (20.00%) Relational Database
11 4 (20.00%) Puppet

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 2 (10.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (10.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (50.00%) MySQL
2 7 (35.00%) MongoDB
2 7 (35.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 4 (20.00%) Relational Database
4 3 (15.00%) Pentaho
5 2 (10.00%) Hadoop
5 2 (10.00%) NoSQL
5 2 (10.00%) Big Data
5 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
5 2 (10.00%) DB2
5 2 (10.00%) RDBMS
6 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (35.00%) JUnit
1 7 (35.00%) TestNG
1 7 (35.00%) Git (software)
1 7 (35.00%) Mockito
2 5 (25.00%) Gradle
2 5 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 5 (25.00%) Eclipse
2 5 (25.00%) Maven
3 3 (15.00%) RSpec
3 3 (15.00%) Talend Open Studio
4 2 (10.00%) JIRA
4 2 (10.00%) Subversion
General
1 6 (30.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Banking
2 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (70.00%) Developer
2 5 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 3 (15.00%) Junior Developer
3 3 (15.00%) Junior
4 2 (10.00%) Software Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Technical Leader
4 2 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Web Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Programmer
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Java Programmer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Open Source Developer
5 1 (5.00%) UI Developer
5 1 (5.00%) UI Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (55.00%) Spring
2 9 (45.00%) Hibernate
3 5 (25.00%) Middleware
4 3 (15.00%) RESTful
4 3 (15.00%) HTML5
4 3 (15.00%) Haml
4 3 (15.00%) Ruby on Rails
4 3 (15.00%) HTML
4 3 (15.00%) CSS
4 3 (15.00%) Web Services
4 3 (15.00%) Sass
5 2 (10.00%) PostGIS
5 2 (10.00%) CSS3
5 2 (10.00%) Java EE
5 2 (10.00%) Spring MVC
5 2 (10.00%) Symfony
5 2 (10.00%) Struts
5 2 (10.00%) JPA
6 1 (5.00%) REST
6 1 (5.00%) YUI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Data Integration
2 2 (10.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 9 (45.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (45.00%) TDD
2 9 (45.00%) OO
3 8 (40.00%) Open Source
4 5 (25.00%) BDD
4 5 (25.00%) OOP
5 4 (20.00%) DevOps
5 4 (20.00%) OOD
5 4 (20.00%) Configuration Management
6 3 (15.00%) MVC
6 3 (15.00%) Software Engineering
6 3 (15.00%) Web Development
7 2 (10.00%) Business Development
7 2 (10.00%) Mentoring
7 2 (10.00%) MapReduce
7 2 (10.00%) Dependency Injection
8 1 (5.00%) Responsive Web Design
8 1 (5.00%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 15 (75.00%) Ruby
2 14 (70.00%) JavaScript
3 12 (60.00%) Java
3 12 (60.00%) Python
4 10 (50.00%) PHP
5 3 (15.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) Puppet
2 2 (10.00%) Vagrant
2 2 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) Oracle
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.00%) Talend
3 2 (10.00%) DigitalOcean
3 2 (10.00%) Google
3 2 (10.00%) Rackspace
3 2 (10.00%) Sybase
4 1 (5.00%) Red Hat
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