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

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 120 149 132
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -17
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 46 24 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.38% 0.64% 0.79%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.39% 2.08% 2.19%
Number of salaries quoted 24 13 16
Average salary £34,500 £36,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.16% -28.00%
UK excluding London average salary £43,900 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+9.75% -5.88%
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
1049 1152 1096
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 31.46% 30.84% 35.96%
Number of salaries quoted 674 755 718
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,500 £57,500
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 1 September 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 September 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 +23 31 £35,000 -2.77% 3
Glasgow -8 6 £30,000 -17.24% 1
Aberdeen - 2 £30,750 -
Dundee - 2 £42,233 - 2
Stirling - 2 £36,500 -
West Lothian - 1 £60,000 -
PostgreSQL
UK

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 59 (62.11%) Java
2 50 (52.63%) Oracle
3 48 (50.53%) Hibernate
4 43 (45.26%) Web Services
5 42 (44.21%) MySQL
5 42 (44.21%) Spring
6 38 (40.00%) JavaScript
6 38 (40.00%) JPA
7 35 (36.84%) Ruby
8 34 (35.79%) RESTful
9 32 (33.68%) XML
10 28 (29.47%) SQL
11 27 (28.42%) Linux
11 27 (28.42%) Python
12 26 (27.37%) Maven
13 23 (24.21%) PHP
14 22 (23.16%) HTML
14 22 (23.16%) Apache
14 22 (23.16%) JBoss
15 21 (22.11%) Middleware
15 21 (22.11%) Agile Software Development
15 21 (22.11%) JMS
15 21 (22.11%) Continuous Integration
15 21 (22.11%) Open Source
16 20 (21.05%) Java EE
16 20 (21.05%) Eclipse
16 20 (21.05%) MVC
17 18 (18.95%) Finance
17 18 (18.95%) .NET
17 18 (18.95%) J2EE

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 22 (23.16%) JBoss
1 22 (23.16%) Apache
2 17 (17.89%) Tomcat
3 15 (15.79%) CMS
4 5 (5.26%) Apache Pig
5 4 (4.21%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 1 (1.05%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (1.05%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.05%) Drupal
6 1 (1.05%) nginx
Applications
1 8 (8.42%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 14 (14.74%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (8.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (8.42%) Google Cloud Platform
3 5 (5.26%) Amazon Kinesis
3 5 (5.26%) Amazon EMR
4 1 (1.05%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.21%) HTTP
2 2 (2.11%) LDAP
3 1 (1.05%) DHCP
3 1 (1.05%) Ethernet
3 1 (1.05%) SNMP
3 1 (1.05%) DNS
3 1 (1.05%) Internet
3 1 (1.05%) NAS
3 1 (1.05%) InfiniBand
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (44.21%) MySQL
2 18 (18.95%) Oracle Database
3 15 (15.79%) MongoDB
4 12 (12.63%) Relational Database
5 11 (11.58%) SQL Server
6 10 (10.53%) NoSQL
7 6 (6.32%) Hadoop
8 5 (5.26%) Apache Hive
8 5 (5.26%) Apache Cassandra
8 5 (5.26%) Big Data
9 4 (4.21%) RDBMS
9 4 (4.21%) Informix
10 3 (3.16%) Pentaho
11 2 (2.11%) DB2
12 1 (1.05%) Oracle Reports
12 1 (1.05%) SQLite
12 1 (1.05%) Redis
Development Applications
1 26 (27.37%) Maven
2 20 (21.05%) Eclipse
3 12 (12.63%) JUnit
4 7 (7.37%) JMeter
4 7 (7.37%) HttpUnit
4 7 (7.37%) Git (software)
4 7 (7.37%) Jenkins
5 6 (6.32%) JIRA
5 6 (6.32%) Talend Open Studio
6 5 (5.26%) TestNG
6 5 (5.26%) Subversion
6 5 (5.26%) Mockito
7 3 (3.16%) RSpec
7 3 (3.16%) Gradle
8 2 (2.11%) Ant
9 1 (1.05%) Trac
9 1 (1.05%) WinDbg
9 1 (1.05%) Hudson
General
1 18 (18.95%) Finance
2 14 (14.74%) Banking
2 14 (14.74%) Telecoms
3 7 (7.37%) Multimedia
4 2 (2.11%) Marketing
5 1 (1.05%) Games
Job Titles
1 68 (71.58%) Developer
2 42 (44.21%) Java Developer
3 22 (23.16%) Senior Developer
4 18 (18.95%) Senior Java Developer
5 9 (9.47%) DevOps Engineer
6 8 (8.42%) Administrator
7 7 (7.37%) Web Developer
8 6 (6.32%) DBA
8 6 (6.32%) AWS Developer
9 5 (5.26%) Java Web Developer
10 3 (3.16%) Graduate Developer
10 3 (3.16%) MongoDB DBA
10 3 (3.16%) Graduate
10 3 (3.16%) Junior
10 3 (3.16%) Software Engineer
10 3 (3.16%) Junior Developer
10 3 (3.16%) Graduate Java Developer
11 2 (2.11%) Team Leader
11 2 (2.11%) Database Team Leader
11 2 (2.11%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (50.53%) Hibernate
2 43 (45.26%) Web Services
3 42 (44.21%) Spring
4 38 (40.00%) JPA
5 34 (35.79%) RESTful
6 32 (33.68%) XML
7 22 (23.16%) HTML
8 21 (22.11%) JMS
8 21 (22.11%) Middleware
9 20 (21.05%) Java EE
10 18 (18.95%) .NET
10 18 (18.95%) J2EE
11 17 (17.89%) EJB
11 17 (17.89%) JDBC
11 17 (17.89%) XSD
11 17 (17.89%) Drools
11 17 (17.89%) TopLink
11 17 (17.89%) WSDL
11 17 (17.89%) XML Schema
11 17 (17.89%) jBPM
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.47%) Replication
2 5 (5.26%) W3C
2 5 (5.26%) Mobile App
3 3 (3.16%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.16%) Data Integration
4 2 (2.11%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.11%) GIS
5 1 (1.05%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.05%) Device Driver
5 1 (1.05%) Grid Computing
5 1 (1.05%) Informatics
5 1 (1.05%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.05%) Life Science
5 1 (1.05%) Health Informatics
5 1 (1.05%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.05%) User Experience
5 1 (1.05%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 27 (28.42%) Linux
2 6 (6.32%) Android
3 5 (5.26%) Apple iOS
4 4 (4.21%) UNIX
4 4 (4.21%) Windows
5 2 (2.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.05%) OpenWrt
6 1 (1.05%) CentOS
6 1 (1.05%) Solaris
6 1 (1.05%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.05%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (22.11%) Agile Software Development
1 21 (22.11%) Open Source
1 21 (22.11%) Continuous Integration
2 20 (21.05%) MVC
3 17 (17.89%) Unified Process
3 17 (17.89%) RUP
3 17 (17.89%) Use Case
3 17 (17.89%) People Management
4 14 (14.74%) DevOps
5 12 (12.63%) Configuration Management
6 11 (11.58%) Content Management
6 11 (11.58%) Web Development
6 11 (11.58%) Web Application Development
7 10 (10.53%) TDD
8 9 (9.47%) OO
9 8 (8.42%) Multithreading
9 8 (8.42%) Software Engineering
10 6 (6.32%) Dependency Injection
10 6 (6.32%) Software Architecture
10 6 (6.32%) Enterprise Content Management
Programming Languages
1 59 (62.11%) Java
2 38 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 35 (36.84%) Ruby
4 28 (29.47%) SQL
5 27 (28.42%) Python
6 23 (24.21%) PHP
7 17 (17.89%) AspectJ
7 17 (17.89%) Perl
8 16 (16.84%) Bash Shell
9 11 (11.58%) C++
9 11 (11.58%) C
10 6 (6.32%) C#
11 1 (1.05%) Embedded C
11 1 (1.05%) Embedded C++
11 1 (1.05%) Assembly Language
11 1 (1.05%) Erlang
11 1 (1.05%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.05%) Elixir
Qualifications
1 18 (18.95%) Degree
2 1 (1.05%) MCSE
2 1 (1.05%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.05%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.16%) QA
2 1 (1.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (1.05%) NFS
1 1 (1.05%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.05%) Firmware
1 1 (1.05%) Samba
1 1 (1.05%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.05%) Hyper-V
1 1 (1.05%) Docker
1 1 (1.05%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 11 (11.58%) Puppet
2 10 (10.53%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.05%) Vagrant
3 1 (1.05%) Tivoli
3 1 (1.05%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (1.05%) Nagios
3 1 (1.05%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 50 (52.63%) Oracle
2 12 (12.63%) Microsoft
3 9 (9.47%) Alterian
4 8 (8.42%) Google
4 8 (8.42%) Rackspace
4 8 (8.42%) DigitalOcean
5 6 (6.32%) Talend
6 3 (3.16%) Sybase
7 2 (2.11%) EMC
7 2 (2.11%) Red Hat
7 2 (2.11%) VMware
8 1 (1.05%) Remedy
8 1 (1.05%) Brocade
8 1 (1.05%) Atmel
8 1 (1.05%) Opsware
8 1 (1.05%) NetApp
8 1 (1.05%) Dell
8 1 (1.05%) Cisco
8 1 (1.05%) IBM
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