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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 83 76 67
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -9
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 13 23 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.25% 2.03% 1.64%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.80% 6.12% 4.23%
Number of salaries quoted 10 19 12
Average salary £39,250 £67,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-41.85% +70.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,050 £45,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,100 £71,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +6.41%
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
464 376 355
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 44.57% 33.19% 38.76%
Number of salaries quoted 311 230 261
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PostgreSQL across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

PostgreSQL Salary Histogram in Glasgow

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 34 (94.44%) Java
2 31 (86.11%) JavaScript
3 27 (75.00%) Spring
4 26 (72.22%) Hibernate
5 23 (63.89%) SQL
6 22 (61.11%) Relational Database
7 21 (58.33%) Tomcat
8 20 (55.56%) OO
9 18 (50.00%) Software Engineering
10 16 (44.44%) MVC
10 16 (44.44%) SQL Server
10 16 (44.44%) JBoss
10 16 (44.44%) Open Source
11 15 (41.67%) Microsoft
11 15 (41.67%) Python
11 15 (41.67%) PHP
11 15 (41.67%) Ruby
12 14 (38.89%) Oracle
13 13 (36.11%) MySQL
13 13 (36.11%) Subversion
14 12 (33.33%) HTML
14 12 (33.33%) CSS
14 12 (33.33%) Mentoring
14 12 (33.33%) Linux
15 11 (30.56%) Configuration Management
16 10 (27.78%) Sybase
16 10 (27.78%) Struts
16 10 (27.78%) Spring MVC
16 10 (27.78%) JPA
16 10 (27.78%) HTML5

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 21 (58.33%) Tomcat
2 16 (44.44%) JBoss
3 9 (25.00%) Apache
4 5 (13.89%) IIS
4 5 (13.89%) Node.js
5 4 (11.11%) Drupal
6 1 (2.78%) WebSphere
6 1 (2.78%) SugarCRM
6 1 (2.78%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (13.89%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) LDAP
1 1 (2.78%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (61.11%) Relational Database
2 16 (44.44%) SQL Server
3 13 (36.11%) MySQL
4 8 (22.22%) Pentaho
5 7 (19.44%) NoSQL
6 6 (16.67%) Big Data
6 6 (16.67%) Oracle Database
6 6 (16.67%) Hadoop
6 6 (16.67%) RDBMS
7 5 (13.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (8.33%) MongoDB
8 3 (8.33%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (2.78%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 13 (36.11%) Subversion
2 10 (27.78%) JIRA
3 7 (19.44%) Maven
4 6 (16.67%) Talend Open Studio
5 5 (13.89%) Jenkins
5 5 (13.89%) Selenium
5 5 (13.89%) Visual Studio
5 5 (13.89%) Eclipse
5 5 (13.89%) IntelliJ
6 4 (11.11%) Jasmine
6 4 (11.11%) Git (software)
7 1 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (2.78%) Ant
7 1 (2.78%) JUnit
General
1 1 (2.78%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (44.44%) Developer
2 8 (22.22%) Software Engineer
3 7 (19.44%) Software Developer
4 6 (16.67%) Junior
4 6 (16.67%) Senior Developer
5 5 (13.89%) Java Developer
5 5 (13.89%) Junior Software Engineer
5 5 (13.89%) Technical Leader
6 3 (8.33%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Senior Software Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Java Software Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Team Leader
7 2 (5.56%) Development Team Leader
7 2 (5.56%) Administrator
7 2 (5.56%) Systems Administrator
8 1 (2.78%) Release Manager
8 1 (2.78%) Programmer
8 1 (2.78%) Junior Developer
8 1 (2.78%) Java Programmer
8 1 (2.78%) Senior J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (75.00%) Spring
2 26 (72.22%) Hibernate
3 12 (33.33%) HTML
3 12 (33.33%) CSS
4 10 (27.78%) Struts
4 10 (27.78%) Spring MVC
4 10 (27.78%) JPA
4 10 (27.78%) HTML5
4 10 (27.78%) CSS3
5 7 (19.44%) Java EE
5 7 (19.44%) jQuery
6 6 (16.67%) PostGIS
6 6 (16.67%) AngularJS
6 6 (16.67%) Web Services
7 5 (13.89%) CORBA
8 2 (5.56%) J2EE
8 2 (5.56%) WEBrick
8 2 (5.56%) Ruby on Rails
9 1 (2.78%) WCF
9 1 (2.78%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 16 (44.44%) Open Source
2 6 (16.67%) Data Integration
3 2 (5.56%) Tandem
4 1 (2.78%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.78%) User Experience
4 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (33.33%) Linux
2 3 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (5.56%) Ubuntu
3 2 (5.56%) UNIX
4 1 (2.78%) Windows
4 1 (2.78%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (55.56%) OO
2 18 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 16 (44.44%) MVC
4 12 (33.33%) Mentoring
5 11 (30.56%) Configuration Management
6 7 (19.44%) OOD
6 7 (19.44%) Business Development
6 7 (19.44%) OOP
7 6 (16.67%) MapReduce
8 5 (13.89%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (11.11%) Coaching
10 3 (8.33%) Unit Testing
10 3 (8.33%) Scrum
11 2 (5.56%) ITIL
11 2 (5.56%) TDD
11 2 (5.56%) BDD
12 1 (2.78%) Release Management
12 1 (2.78%) User Acceptance Testing
12 1 (2.78%) Mobile Application Development
12 1 (2.78%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 34 (94.44%) Java
2 31 (86.11%) JavaScript
3 23 (63.89%) SQL
4 15 (41.67%) Python
4 15 (41.67%) PHP
4 15 (41.67%) Ruby
5 6 (16.67%) C#
6 3 (8.33%) C++
6 3 (8.33%) Jython
7 1 (2.78%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.78%) Perl
7 1 (2.78%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.78%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (22.22%) Degree
2 1 (2.78%) HND
System Software
1 1 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (19.44%) Puppet
1 7 (19.44%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 15 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 14 (38.89%) Oracle
3 10 (27.78%) Sybase
4 6 (16.67%) Talend
5 3 (8.33%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.78%) VMware
6 1 (2.78%) ForgeRock