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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 106 140 139
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -1
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 52 35 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.66% 0.88% 0.75%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.43% 2.80% 2.15%
Number of salaries quoted 26 17 11
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
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
957 1252 1116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 30.55% 31.35% 34.80%
Number of salaries quoted 598 866 647
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £56,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%

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 1 May 2015.

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 1 May 2015. 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
Edinburgh +37 34 £36,000 +33.33% 3
Glasgow +2 16 £40,000 -5.88% 2
Dundee +2 2 - - 1
PostgreSQL
UK

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 60 (85.71%) Java
2 55 (78.57%) Hibernate
3 47 (67.14%) Spring
4 39 (55.71%) JavaScript
5 36 (51.43%) Maven
5 36 (51.43%) JPA
6 32 (45.71%) Oracle
7 29 (41.43%) JBoss
8 28 (40.00%) Middleware
8 28 (40.00%) Eclipse
8 28 (40.00%) MVC
9 26 (37.14%) XML
10 24 (34.29%) Linux
10 24 (34.29%) Web Services
10 24 (34.29%) JMS
10 24 (34.29%) RESTful
11 23 (32.86%) Java EE
12 22 (31.43%) Oracle Database
13 20 (28.57%) Unified Process
13 20 (28.57%) Use Case
13 20 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
13 20 (28.57%) TopLink
13 20 (28.57%) AspectJ
13 20 (28.57%) jBPM
13 20 (28.57%) RUP
13 20 (28.57%) WSDL
13 20 (28.57%) XML Schema
13 20 (28.57%) XSD
13 20 (28.57%) EJB
13 20 (28.57%) JDBC

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 29 (41.43%) JBoss
2 15 (21.43%) Apache
3 13 (18.57%) Tomcat
4 6 (8.57%) CMS
5 4 (5.71%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 3 (4.29%) Apache Pig
6 3 (4.29%) Node.js
7 1 (1.43%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.43%) Drupal
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.71%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.29%) Amazon Kinesis
2 3 (4.29%) Amazon EMR
3 1 (1.43%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.71%) HTTP
2 1 (1.43%) Network Security
2 1 (1.43%) iSCSI
2 1 (1.43%) Firewall
2 1 (1.43%) VPN
2 1 (1.43%) PBX
2 1 (1.43%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (31.43%) Oracle Database
2 17 (24.29%) Relational Database
3 12 (17.14%) MySQL
4 11 (15.71%) Hadoop
5 10 (14.29%) Pentaho
5 10 (14.29%) MongoDB
5 10 (14.29%) Apache Cassandra
6 8 (11.43%) Big Data
7 6 (8.57%) NoSQL
8 5 (7.14%) SQL Server
9 4 (5.71%) RDBMS
10 3 (4.29%) SQLite
10 3 (4.29%) Apache Hive
11 2 (2.86%) DB2
12 1 (1.43%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 36 (51.43%) Maven
2 28 (40.00%) Eclipse
3 11 (15.71%) JUnit
3 11 (15.71%) Jenkins
3 11 (15.71%) Git (software)
4 9 (12.86%) Talend Open Studio
4 9 (12.86%) TestNG
4 9 (12.86%) Mockito
5 8 (11.43%) Gradle
6 6 (8.57%) Subversion
7 5 (7.14%) JIRA
8 3 (4.29%) Selenium
9 2 (2.86%) WinDbg
9 2 (2.86%) Jasmine
9 2 (2.86%) JMeter
9 2 (2.86%) HttpUnit
General
1 9 (12.86%) Multimedia
1 9 (12.86%) Finance
2 1 (1.43%) Banking
2 1 (1.43%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 57 (81.43%) Developer
2 37 (52.86%) Java Developer
3 22 (31.43%) Senior Developer
4 21 (30.00%) Senior Java Developer
5 4 (5.71%) AWS Developer
5 4 (5.71%) Software Developer
5 4 (5.71%) Software Engineer
5 4 (5.71%) Technical Leader
6 3 (4.29%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (2.86%) Firmware Engineer
7 2 (2.86%) Firmware Developer
7 2 (2.86%) Consultant
7 2 (2.86%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (2.86%) Administrator
7 2 (2.86%) Systems Developer
7 2 (2.86%) Team Leader
7 2 (2.86%) Development Team Leader
8 1 (1.43%) Lead Software Engineer
8 1 (1.43%) Junior Developer
8 1 (1.43%) Java Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (78.57%) Hibernate
2 47 (67.14%) Spring
3 36 (51.43%) JPA
4 28 (40.00%) Middleware
5 26 (37.14%) XML
6 24 (34.29%) Web Services
6 24 (34.29%) JMS
6 24 (34.29%) RESTful
7 23 (32.86%) Java EE
8 20 (28.57%) TopLink
8 20 (28.57%) jBPM
8 20 (28.57%) WSDL
8 20 (28.57%) XML Schema
8 20 (28.57%) XSD
8 20 (28.57%) EJB
8 20 (28.57%) JDBC
8 20 (28.57%) HTML
8 20 (28.57%) Drools
9 10 (14.29%) CSS
10 9 (12.86%) Java RMI
Miscellaneous
1 19 (27.14%) Open Source
2 9 (12.86%) Data Integration
3 4 (5.71%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.43%) Tandem
4 1 (1.43%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.43%) Enterprise Cloud
4 1 (1.43%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.43%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.43%) Home Automation
Operating Systems
1 24 (34.29%) Linux
2 5 (7.14%) Windows
3 3 (4.29%) Embedded Linux
3 3 (4.29%) OpenWrt
4 2 (2.86%) Android
4 2 (2.86%) UNIX
5 1 (1.43%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.43%) CentOS
5 1 (1.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (40.00%) MVC
2 20 (28.57%) Unified Process
2 20 (28.57%) Use Case
2 20 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
2 20 (28.57%) RUP
2 20 (28.57%) People Management
3 14 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (15.71%) TDD
4 11 (15.71%) Mentoring
5 10 (14.29%) Software Engineering
5 10 (14.29%) Multithreading
6 8 (11.43%) Performance Analysis
6 8 (11.43%) OO
7 7 (10.00%) MapReduce
7 7 (10.00%) Software Architecture
8 6 (8.57%) OOD
9 5 (7.14%) Configuration Management
9 5 (7.14%) Dependency Injection
10 4 (5.71%) Business Development
10 4 (5.71%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 60 (85.71%) Java
2 39 (55.71%) JavaScript
3 20 (28.57%) AspectJ
4 19 (27.14%) PHP
4 19 (27.14%) SQL
4 19 (27.14%) Python
5 18 (25.71%) Ruby
6 15 (21.43%) C++
7 12 (17.14%) C
8 5 (7.14%) C#
9 3 (4.29%) Perl
9 3 (4.29%) Bash Shell
10 2 (2.86%) Assembly Language
10 2 (2.86%) Embedded C
10 2 (2.86%) Embedded C++
11 1 (1.43%) Jython
11 1 (1.43%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (1.43%) Degree
1 1 (1.43%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (5.71%) Docker
2 3 (4.29%) Firmware
3 2 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.43%) NFS
4 1 (1.43%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (10.00%) Puppet
2 4 (5.71%) Vagrant
3 3 (4.29%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 32 (45.71%) Oracle
2 9 (12.86%) Talend
3 6 (8.57%) Microsoft
4 5 (7.14%) Sybase
5 3 (4.29%) Red Hat
6 2 (2.86%) Atmel
6 2 (2.86%) VMware
6 2 (2.86%) Alterian
7 1 (1.43%) Dell
7 1 (1.43%) TIBCO
7 1 (1.43%) Apple
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