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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 77 93 72
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -21
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 23 6 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.74% 0.54% 1.08%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.33% 1.28% 3.52%
Number of salaries quoted 17 2 10
Average salary £35,000 £41,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.16% +28.46%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
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
531 469 284
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 40.11% 42.44% 30.67%
Number of salaries quoted 294 270 192
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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 September 2014.

PostgreSQL Salary Histogram in Glasgow

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 42 (89.36%) Java
2 39 (82.98%) JavaScript
3 32 (68.09%) Python
4 25 (53.19%) Open Source
5 24 (51.06%) Spring
5 24 (51.06%) Ruby
5 24 (51.06%) Linux
5 24 (51.06%) OO
6 23 (48.94%) JBoss
6 23 (48.94%) Hibernate
7 22 (46.81%) Relational Database
8 21 (44.68%) Oracle
9 19 (40.43%) PHP
9 19 (40.43%) SQL
10 18 (38.30%) MySQL
11 17 (36.17%) Tomcat
11 17 (36.17%) Agile Software Development
12 16 (34.04%) MVC
13 15 (31.91%) Pentaho
13 15 (31.91%) MongoDB
14 14 (29.79%) Drupal
14 14 (29.79%) Software Engineering
15 13 (27.66%) Subversion
15 13 (27.66%) Jython
15 13 (27.66%) CSS
15 13 (27.66%) HTML
15 13 (27.66%) SQL Server
15 13 (27.66%) Apache Cassandra
16 12 (25.53%) OOP
16 12 (25.53%) UNIX

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 17 (36.17%) Tomcat
2 14 (29.79%) Drupal
3 9 (19.15%) Apache
4 7 (14.89%) SugarCRM
5 5 (10.64%) IIS
6 2 (4.26%) Alfresco
6 2 (4.26%) Node.js
6 2 (4.26%) OpenStack
7 1 (2.13%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (2.13%) Apache Qpid
7 1 (2.13%) WebLogic
7 1 (2.13%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (6.38%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.26%) GitHub
2 1 (2.13%) OpenShift
2 1 (2.13%) Google Compute Engine
2 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.13%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.13%) SaaS
2 1 (2.13%) PaaS
2 1 (2.13%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.26%) LDAP
1 2 (4.26%) OpenLDAP
2 1 (2.13%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (46.81%) Relational Database
2 18 (38.30%) MySQL
3 15 (31.91%) MongoDB
3 15 (31.91%) Pentaho
4 13 (27.66%) Apache Cassandra
4 13 (27.66%) SQL Server
5 11 (23.40%) RDBMS
5 11 (23.40%) Oracle Database
6 9 (19.15%) NoSQL
7 5 (10.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (8.51%) Big Data
8 4 (8.51%) Hadoop
9 2 (4.26%) Couchbase
9 2 (4.26%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 13 (27.66%) Subversion
2 9 (19.15%) Maven
3 8 (17.02%) Talend Open Studio
3 8 (17.02%) Git (software)
4 6 (12.77%) Jasmine
4 6 (12.77%) Selenium
5 5 (10.64%) JIRA
5 5 (10.64%) Visual Studio
5 5 (10.64%) Eclipse
5 5 (10.64%) IntelliJ
5 5 (10.64%) Jenkins
6 1 (2.13%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (2.13%) Ant
6 1 (2.13%) JUnit
6 1 (2.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 1 (2.13%) Finance
Job Titles
1 27 (57.45%) Developer
2 11 (23.40%) Software Developer
3 8 (17.02%) Software Engineer
4 7 (14.89%) Senior Developer
5 6 (12.77%) Java Developer
5 6 (12.77%) Junior
6 5 (10.64%) Junior Software Engineer
7 3 (6.38%) Technical Leader
7 3 (6.38%) Senior Software Developer
8 2 (4.26%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 2 (4.26%) Linux Administrator
8 2 (4.26%) Systems Administrator
8 2 (4.26%) Administrator
9 1 (2.13%) Release Manager
9 1 (2.13%) Programmer
9 1 (2.13%) J2EE Developer
9 1 (2.13%) Java Software Engineer
9 1 (2.13%) Senior Web Developer
9 1 (2.13%) Junior Developer
9 1 (2.13%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (51.06%) Spring
2 23 (48.94%) Hibernate
3 13 (27.66%) HTML
3 13 (27.66%) CSS
4 11 (23.40%) HTML5
5 9 (19.15%) Ruby on Rails
6 8 (17.02%) jQuery
7 6 (12.77%) Web Services
8 5 (10.64%) CORBA
8 5 (10.64%) Struts
8 5 (10.64%) JPA
8 5 (10.64%) Spring MVC
8 5 (10.64%) CSS3
9 4 (8.51%) LESS
9 4 (8.51%) PostGIS
9 4 (8.51%) AngularJS
9 4 (8.51%) Sinatra
9 4 (8.51%) Java EE
10 3 (6.38%) .NET
11 2 (4.26%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 25 (53.19%) Open Source
2 4 (8.51%) Data Integration
3 2 (4.26%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (4.26%) GIS
3 2 (4.26%) Tandem
4 1 (2.13%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 24 (51.06%) Linux
2 12 (25.53%) UNIX
3 10 (21.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (19.15%) Ubuntu
5 2 (4.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (51.06%) OO
2 17 (36.17%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (34.04%) MVC
4 14 (29.79%) Software Engineering
5 12 (25.53%) OOP
6 10 (21.28%) Mentoring
7 6 (12.77%) TDD
7 6 (12.77%) Scrum
7 6 (12.77%) OOD
7 6 (12.77%) Configuration Management
8 4 (8.51%) MapReduce
9 3 (6.38%) Software Architecture
9 3 (6.38%) ITIL
9 3 (6.38%) Business Development
10 2 (4.26%) Release Management
10 2 (4.26%) User Acceptance Testing
10 2 (4.26%) Unit Testing
10 2 (4.26%) Continuous Integration
10 2 (4.26%) Data Analysis
10 2 (4.26%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 42 (89.36%) Java
2 39 (82.98%) JavaScript
3 32 (68.09%) Python
4 24 (51.06%) Ruby
5 19 (40.43%) PHP
5 19 (40.43%) SQL
6 13 (27.66%) Jython
7 9 (19.15%) C#
8 4 (8.51%) Perl
9 2 (4.26%) C++
10 1 (2.13%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (17.02%) Degree
2 2 (4.26%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.13%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (2.13%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (10.64%) Puppet
1 5 (10.64%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 23 (48.94%) JBoss
2 21 (44.68%) Oracle
3 10 (21.28%) Microsoft
4 8 (17.02%) Red Hat
4 8 (17.02%) Talend
5 6 (12.77%) Sybase
6 2 (4.26%) Jaspersoft
6 2 (4.26%) ForgeRock
7 1 (2.13%) Google
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