The table below looks at the statistics for PostgreSQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PostgreSQL over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 117 142 113
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -29
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 44 21 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.48% 0.68% 1.73%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.72% 2.19% 5.61%
Number of salaries quoted 26 12 45
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £51,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -21.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -4.76%
PostgreSQL
UK

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 Scotland region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
933 961 1034
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 31.46% 30.93% 30.93%
Number of salaries quoted 604 647 721
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

PostgreSQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

PostgreSQL Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

PostgreSQL
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

PostgreSQL Salary Trend in Scotland

PostgreSQL
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PostgreSQL across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

PostgreSQL Salary Histogram in Scotland

PostgreSQL
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PostgreSQL within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow -12 20 £47,500 +18.75% 4
Edinburgh +7 13 £40,000 -3.61% 5
Dundee -5 10 £40,000 -
PostgreSQL
UK

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 55 (59.14%) Java
2 48 (51.61%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (47.31%) Oracle
4 43 (46.24%) Linux
5 39 (41.94%) Python
6 36 (38.71%) Ruby
7 32 (34.41%) MySQL
8 30 (32.26%) Degree
9 29 (31.18%) MongoDB
10 28 (30.11%) SQL
10 28 (30.11%) Web Services
11 27 (29.03%) Relational Database
12 26 (27.96%) DevOps
12 26 (27.96%) OO
13 25 (26.88%) TDD
14 24 (25.81%) XML
14 24 (25.81%) Microsoft
15 22 (23.66%) C#
15 22 (23.66%) NoSQL
16 21 (22.58%) Apache Cassandra
16 21 (22.58%) MS Excel
17 20 (21.51%) .NET
18 19 (20.43%) Perl
18 19 (20.43%) SQL Server
18 19 (20.43%) Continuous Integration
19 18 (19.35%) JavaScript
19 18 (19.35%) Windows
20 17 (18.28%) PHP
20 17 (18.28%) Open Source
21 16 (17.20%) Banking

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 11 (11.83%) MQSeries
2 10 (10.75%) Apache ServiceMix
3 9 (9.68%) Apache
4 6 (6.45%) JBoss
5 4 (4.30%) Drupal
5 4 (4.30%) WebSphere
6 3 (3.23%) Node.js
6 3 (3.23%) Oracle Workflow
7 2 (2.15%) Apache Spark
7 2 (2.15%) CMS
7 2 (2.15%) Tomcat
8 1 (1.08%) Confluence
8 1 (1.08%) Moodle
8 1 (1.08%) SAS
Applications
1 21 (22.58%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.08%) Stata
Business Applications
1 1 (1.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 15 (16.13%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (10.75%) DigitalOcean
2 10 (10.75%) Google Cloud Platform
2 10 (10.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (3.23%) GitHub
4 2 (2.15%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 2 (2.15%) Heroku
4 2 (2.15%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.38%) LDAP
2 3 (3.23%) DHCP
2 3 (3.23%) DNS
2 3 (3.23%) Ethernet
2 3 (3.23%) InfiniBand
2 3 (3.23%) SNMP
3 1 (1.08%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (34.41%) MySQL
2 29 (31.18%) MongoDB
3 27 (29.03%) Relational Database
4 22 (23.66%) NoSQL
5 21 (22.58%) Apache Cassandra
6 19 (20.43%) SQL Server
7 14 (15.05%) RDBMS
8 12 (12.90%) Informix
9 11 (11.83%) BigTable
10 10 (10.75%) Big Data
11 6 (6.45%) Amazon Redshift
11 6 (6.45%) NewSQL
11 6 (6.45%) OLAP
11 6 (6.45%) OLTP
11 6 (6.45%) Oracle OLAP
11 6 (6.45%) VoltDB
12 4 (4.30%) Oracle Reports
13 3 (3.23%) GIS
14 2 (2.15%) Oracle Database
14 2 (2.15%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 13 (13.98%) Talend Open Studio
2 8 (8.60%) Jenkins
3 7 (7.53%) Git (software)
3 7 (7.53%) JIRA
4 6 (6.45%) Maven
5 5 (5.38%) JUnit
6 3 (3.23%) Eclipse
6 3 (3.23%) Gradle
6 3 (3.23%) Hudson
6 3 (3.23%) Mockito
6 3 (3.23%) TestNG
6 3 (3.23%) Trac
7 2 (2.15%) RSpec
8 1 (1.08%) Ant
8 1 (1.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (1.08%) Subversion
8 1 (1.08%) Vagrant
8 1 (1.08%) WinDbg
General
1 16 (17.20%) Banking
2 12 (12.90%) Finance
3 11 (11.83%) Back Office
4 10 (10.75%) Telecoms
5 7 (7.53%) Games
6 2 (2.15%) Manufacturing
6 2 (2.15%) Marketing
7 1 (1.08%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 48 (51.61%) Developer
2 22 (23.66%) Administrator
3 20 (21.51%) DBA
4 19 (20.43%) Software Engineer
5 13 (13.98%) Java Developer
5 13 (13.98%) Software Developer
6 12 (12.90%) MongoDB DBA
7 11 (11.83%) DevOps Engineer
8 10 (10.75%) AWS Engineer
8 10 (10.75%) C# Developer
8 10 (10.75%) C# Software Developer
8 10 (10.75%) C# Software Engineer
8 10 (10.75%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 10 (10.75%) Python Developer
9 9 (9.68%) Analyst
10 5 (5.38%) Applications Developer
10 5 (5.38%) Database Analyst
10 5 (5.38%) JavaScript Developer
10 5 (5.38%) Senior Developer
10 5 (5.38%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (30.11%) Web Services
2 24 (25.81%) XML
3 20 (21.51%) .NET
4 13 (13.98%) J2EE
5 12 (12.90%) Middleware
6 11 (11.83%) Apache Camel
6 11 (11.83%) FIX Protocol
6 11 (11.83%) Hibernate
6 11 (11.83%) REST
6 11 (11.83%) XML Schema
7 10 (10.75%) JSON
8 9 (9.68%) Spring
9 7 (7.53%) CSS
9 7 (7.53%) HTML
10 6 (6.45%) Ruby on Rails
11 5 (5.38%) jQuery
12 4 (4.30%) JPA
12 4 (4.30%) LAMP
12 4 (4.30%) RESTful
12 4 (4.30%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (15.05%) Computer Science
2 11 (11.83%) Derivative
2 11 (11.83%) Fixed Income
2 11 (11.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 11 (11.83%) Market Risk
3 10 (10.75%) Management Information System
3 10 (10.75%) Replication
4 7 (7.53%) Interest Rate Derivative
5 5 (5.38%) Informatics
5 5 (5.38%) Mobile App
6 4 (4.30%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (4.30%) Mathematics
6 4 (4.30%) Private Cloud
7 3 (3.23%) Grid Computing
7 3 (3.23%) Health Informatics
7 3 (3.23%) Life Science
8 2 (2.15%) Blog
8 2 (2.15%) Enterprise Cloud
8 2 (2.15%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (2.15%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 43 (46.24%) Linux
2 18 (19.35%) Windows
3 4 (4.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (3.23%) CentOS
4 3 (3.23%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.08%) Android
5 1 (1.08%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (1.08%) OpenWrt
5 1 (1.08%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.08%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (51.61%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (27.96%) DevOps
2 26 (27.96%) OO
3 25 (26.88%) TDD
4 19 (20.43%) Continuous Integration
5 17 (18.28%) Open Source
6 16 (17.20%) Analytics
7 13 (13.98%) Configuration Management
7 13 (13.98%) Migration
7 13 (13.98%) SDLC
8 12 (12.90%) BDD
8 12 (12.90%) Data Migration
8 12 (12.90%) ETL
8 12 (12.90%) Software Engineering
9 11 (11.83%) Complex Event Processing
9 11 (11.83%) Electronic Trading
9 11 (11.83%) Refactoring
9 11 (11.83%) Scrum
9 11 (11.83%) System Testing
9 11 (11.83%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 55 (59.14%) Java
2 39 (41.94%) Python
3 36 (38.71%) Ruby
4 28 (30.11%) SQL
5 22 (23.66%) C#
6 19 (20.43%) Perl
7 18 (19.35%) JavaScript
8 17 (18.28%) PHP
9 16 (17.20%) C++
10 11 (11.83%) Bash Shell
10 11 (11.83%) XPath
11 4 (4.30%) Smalltalk
12 3 (3.23%) C
12 3 (3.23%) PowerShell
13 2 (2.15%) R
14 1 (1.08%) Assembly Language
14 1 (1.08%) Embedded C
14 1 (1.08%) Embedded C++
14 1 (1.08%) MATLAB
14 1 (1.08%) Scala
Qualifications
1 30 (32.26%) Degree
2 3 (3.23%) MCSE
2 3 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (3.23%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.08%) QA
System Software
1 6 (6.45%) Docker
2 4 (4.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.23%) Active Directory
3 3 (3.23%) GPFS
3 3 (3.23%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.08%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 15 (16.13%) Puppet
2 13 (13.98%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (3.23%) Nagios
3 3 (3.23%) Tivoli
3 3 (3.23%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (1.08%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 44 (47.31%) Oracle
2 24 (25.81%) Microsoft
3 13 (13.98%) Talend
4 12 (12.90%) Red Hat
5 10 (10.75%) Cegedim Rx
5 10 (10.75%) DevExpress
5 10 (10.75%) Google
5 10 (10.75%) Rackspace
6 6 (6.45%) Vertica
7 4 (4.30%) VMware
8 3 (3.23%) Brocade
8 3 (3.23%) Cisco
8 3 (3.23%) Dell
8 3 (3.23%) IBM
8 3 (3.23%) Opsware
8 3 (3.23%) Remedy
9 1 (1.08%) Alterian
9 1 (1.08%) Atlassian
9 1 (1.08%) Atmel
9 1 (1.08%) Greenplum
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