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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 97 78 92
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +14
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 10 25 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.81% 1.93% 0.65%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.04% 5.11% 1.53%
Number of salaries quoted 6 11 3
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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 Glasgow region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
491 489 524
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 39.66% 37.85% 42.74%
Number of salaries quoted 297 304 343
Average salary £44,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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 6 July 2015.

PostgreSQL Salary Histogram in Glasgow

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 18 (78.26%) Java
1 18 (78.26%) JavaScript
2 17 (73.91%) Ruby
3 16 (69.57%) Spring
4 15 (65.22%) Hibernate
4 15 (65.22%) PHP
4 15 (65.22%) Python
5 13 (56.52%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (56.52%) TDD
5 13 (56.52%) Open Source
6 12 (52.17%) Git (software)
7 11 (47.83%) TestNG
7 11 (47.83%) Mockito
7 11 (47.83%) MongoDB
7 11 (47.83%) Apache Cassandra
7 11 (47.83%) JUnit
7 11 (47.83%) Linux
8 10 (43.48%) Eclipse
8 10 (43.48%) Middleware
8 10 (43.48%) Maven
8 10 (43.48%) Gradle
8 10 (43.48%) Jenkins
9 8 (34.78%) MySQL
10 7 (30.43%) OO
10 7 (30.43%) Finance
11 6 (26.09%) Oracle
11 6 (26.09%) Talend
11 6 (26.09%) Talend Open Studio
11 6 (26.09%) Pentaho
11 6 (26.09%) Data Integration

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 (8.70%) Tomcat
2 1 (4.35%) WebSphere
2 1 (4.35%) JBoss
2 1 (4.35%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.35%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (47.83%) MongoDB
1 11 (47.83%) Apache Cassandra
2 8 (34.78%) MySQL
3 6 (26.09%) Pentaho
4 5 (21.74%) Relational Database
5 4 (17.39%) Big Data
5 4 (17.39%) Hadoop
6 3 (13.04%) RDBMS
7 2 (8.70%) Oracle Database
7 2 (8.70%) NoSQL
7 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
7 2 (8.70%) DB2
8 1 (4.35%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 12 (52.17%) Git (software)
2 11 (47.83%) TestNG
2 11 (47.83%) JUnit
2 11 (47.83%) Mockito
3 10 (43.48%) Gradle
3 10 (43.48%) Jenkins
3 10 (43.48%) Eclipse
3 10 (43.48%) Maven
4 6 (26.09%) Talend Open Studio
5 2 (8.70%) RSpec
5 2 (8.70%) JIRA
5 2 (8.70%) Subversion
General
1 7 (30.43%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (78.26%) Developer
2 6 (26.09%) Java Developer
3 4 (17.39%) Open Source Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Junior Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Software Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Junior
4 2 (8.70%) Technical Leader
4 2 (8.70%) Web Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Consultant
4 2 (8.70%) Senior Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Programmer
5 1 (4.35%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (4.35%) Administrator
5 1 (4.35%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.35%) UI Developer
5 1 (4.35%) UI Programmer
5 1 (4.35%) Java Programmer
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.35%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (69.57%) Spring
2 15 (65.22%) Hibernate
3 10 (43.48%) Middleware
4 4 (17.39%) PostGIS
5 3 (13.04%) HTML
5 3 (13.04%) CSS
5 3 (13.04%) Struts
5 3 (13.04%) RESTful
5 3 (13.04%) HTML5
6 2 (8.70%) Haml
6 2 (8.70%) Ruby on Rails
6 2 (8.70%) Java EE
6 2 (8.70%) Spring MVC
6 2 (8.70%) Symfony
6 2 (8.70%) JPA
6 2 (8.70%) Sass
6 2 (8.70%) CSS3
7 1 (4.35%) Backbone.js
7 1 (4.35%) AngularJS
7 1 (4.35%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Data Integration
2 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 11 (47.83%) Linux
2 1 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (56.52%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (56.52%) TDD
1 13 (56.52%) Open Source
2 7 (30.43%) OO
3 5 (21.74%) MVC
4 4 (17.39%) Software Engineering
4 4 (17.39%) BDD
4 4 (17.39%) MapReduce
4 4 (17.39%) DevOps
4 4 (17.39%) OOP
5 3 (13.04%) Mentoring
5 3 (13.04%) Web Development
5 3 (13.04%) OOD
6 2 (8.70%) Configuration Management
6 2 (8.70%) Business Development
6 2 (8.70%) Continuous Delivery
7 1 (4.35%) Software Delivery
7 1 (4.35%) Responsive Web Design
7 1 (4.35%) Dependency Injection
7 1 (4.35%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (78.26%) Java
1 18 (78.26%) JavaScript
2 17 (73.91%) Ruby
3 15 (65.22%) Python
3 15 (65.22%) PHP
4 3 (13.04%) SQL
System Software
1 4 (17.39%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (17.39%) Puppet
1 4 (17.39%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 6 (26.09%) Oracle
1 6 (26.09%) Talend
2 2 (8.70%) Sybase
2 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.70%) Red Hat
3 1 (4.35%) TIBCO