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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 87 80 85
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +5
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 12 32 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.02% 2.29% 1.10%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.87% 5.73% 2.70%
Number of salaries quoted 9 24 7
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,200 £32,000 £41,100
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £69,250 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +10.38%
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
418 558 407
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 35.39% 39.97% 40.58%
Number of salaries quoted 252 357 184
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,300 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 31 March 2015.

PostgreSQL Salary Histogram in Glasgow

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 22 (95.65%) Java
2 21 (91.30%) JavaScript
3 20 (86.96%) Hibernate
3 20 (86.96%) Spring
4 15 (65.22%) PHP
4 15 (65.22%) Open Source
5 14 (60.87%) Python
5 14 (60.87%) Ruby
6 13 (56.52%) Linux
7 11 (47.83%) Maven
7 11 (47.83%) Software Engineering
8 10 (43.48%) MVC
8 10 (43.48%) SQL
8 10 (43.48%) Jenkins
9 9 (39.13%) Relational Database
9 9 (39.13%) Git (software)
9 9 (39.13%) Pentaho
10 8 (34.78%) MongoDB
10 8 (34.78%) Apache Cassandra
10 8 (34.78%) Talend
10 8 (34.78%) Data Integration
10 8 (34.78%) Talend Open Studio
10 8 (34.78%) Tomcat
10 8 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (34.78%) TDD
11 7 (30.43%) Subversion
11 7 (30.43%) Eclipse
11 7 (30.43%) Middleware
11 7 (30.43%) OO
11 7 (30.43%) Apache

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 8 (34.78%) Tomcat
2 7 (30.43%) Apache
3 6 (26.09%) JBoss
4 3 (13.04%) Node.js
5 2 (8.70%) Drupal
6 1 (4.35%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (39.13%) Pentaho
1 9 (39.13%) Relational Database
2 8 (34.78%) MongoDB
2 8 (34.78%) Apache Cassandra
3 6 (26.09%) Hadoop
3 6 (26.09%) SQL Server
3 6 (26.09%) Big Data
4 4 (17.39%) MySQL
5 3 (13.04%) RDBMS
5 3 (13.04%) NoSQL
5 3 (13.04%) Oracle Database
6 1 (4.35%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 11 (47.83%) Maven
2 10 (43.48%) Jenkins
3 9 (39.13%) Git (software)
4 8 (34.78%) Talend Open Studio
5 7 (30.43%) TestNG
5 7 (30.43%) Mockito
5 7 (30.43%) JUnit
5 7 (30.43%) Eclipse
5 7 (30.43%) Subversion
5 7 (30.43%) Gradle
6 6 (26.09%) JIRA
7 3 (13.04%) Selenium
8 2 (8.70%) Jasmine
General
1 6 (26.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (56.52%) Developer
2 5 (21.74%) Java Developer
3 4 (17.39%) Technical Leader
4 2 (8.70%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (8.70%) Senior Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Software Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Administrator
4 2 (8.70%) Team Leader
4 2 (8.70%) Development Team Leader
5 1 (4.35%) Junior Developer
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
5 1 (4.35%) Junior Software Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Software Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Junior
5 1 (4.35%) Programmer
5 1 (4.35%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (86.96%) Hibernate
1 20 (86.96%) Spring
2 7 (30.43%) Middleware
2 7 (30.43%) Struts
3 6 (26.09%) HTML
3 6 (26.09%) CSS
3 6 (26.09%) Spring MVC
3 6 (26.09%) JPA
3 6 (26.09%) HTML5
3 6 (26.09%) CSS3
3 6 (26.09%) PostGIS
4 4 (17.39%) Java EE
5 3 (13.04%) AngularJS
5 3 (13.04%) jQuery
6 1 (4.35%) WEBrick
6 1 (4.35%) WCF
6 1 (4.35%) WPF
6 1 (4.35%) LINQ
6 1 (4.35%) WebSphere Message Broker
6 1 (4.35%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 15 (65.22%) Open Source
2 8 (34.78%) Data Integration
3 1 (4.35%) Tandem
3 1 (4.35%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 13 (56.52%) Linux
2 2 (8.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (4.35%) Ubuntu
3 1 (4.35%) CentOS
3 1 (4.35%) UNIX
3 1 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (47.83%) Software Engineering
2 10 (43.48%) MVC
3 8 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (34.78%) TDD
4 7 (30.43%) OO
5 6 (26.09%) Configuration Management
5 6 (26.09%) MapReduce
5 6 (26.09%) Mentoring
6 5 (21.74%) Business Development
6 5 (21.74%) OOD
7 3 (13.04%) Continuous Delivery
7 3 (13.04%) DevOps
8 1 (4.35%) Software Delivery
8 1 (4.35%) OOP
8 1 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (4.35%) Scrum
8 1 (4.35%) Release Management
8 1 (4.35%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (4.35%) Unit Testing
8 1 (4.35%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 22 (95.65%) Java
2 21 (91.30%) JavaScript
3 15 (65.22%) PHP
4 14 (60.87%) Python
4 14 (60.87%) Ruby
5 10 (43.48%) SQL
6 2 (8.70%) Jython
6 2 (8.70%) C++
7 1 (4.35%) C#
7 1 (4.35%) Perl
7 1 (4.35%) PL/SQL
7 1 (4.35%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) HND
1 1 (4.35%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (13.04%) Docker
2 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (26.09%) Puppet
2 3 (13.04%) Vagrant
2 3 (13.04%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 8 (34.78%) Talend
2 6 (26.09%) Sybase
2 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
3 4 (17.39%) Oracle
4 3 (13.04%) Red Hat
5 1 (4.35%) TIBCO
5 1 (4.35%) VMware
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