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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 117 144 135
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -9
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 45 32 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.42% 0.87% 0.89%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.29% 2.75% 2.46%
Number of salaries quoted 20 13 20
Average salary £34,000 £37,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.33% -25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
1050 1165 1181
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 33.16% 31.67% 36.28%
Number of salaries quoted 679 778 784
Average salary £43,500 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.35% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +28 32 £34,000 -2.85% 1
Glasgow -3 8 £30,000 -25.00% 1
Stirling - 2 £36,500 -
Inverclyde - 1 - -
PostgreSQL
UK

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 70 (71.43%) Java
2 62 (63.27%) Hibernate
3 55 (56.12%) Spring
4 52 (53.06%) Oracle
5 46 (46.94%) JPA
6 44 (44.90%) JavaScript
6 44 (44.90%) Web Services
7 40 (40.82%) RESTful
8 39 (39.80%) Maven
9 38 (38.78%) XML
10 35 (35.71%) Middleware
11 34 (34.69%) Eclipse
11 34 (34.69%) Ruby
12 31 (31.63%) MySQL
13 30 (30.61%) JBoss
13 30 (30.61%) MVC
14 29 (29.59%) JMS
15 28 (28.57%) Python
15 28 (28.57%) Java EE
16 27 (27.55%) PHP
16 27 (27.55%) Continuous Integration
16 27 (27.55%) Oracle Database
17 26 (26.53%) Linux
18 25 (25.51%) AspectJ
18 25 (25.51%) jBPM
18 25 (25.51%) Use Case
18 25 (25.51%) Unified Process
18 25 (25.51%) TopLink
18 25 (25.51%) XSD
18 25 (25.51%) EJB

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 30 (30.61%) JBoss
2 21 (21.43%) Apache
3 16 (16.33%) Tomcat
4 14 (14.29%) CMS
5 6 (6.12%) Apache Pig
6 4 (4.08%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 1 (1.02%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.02%) nginx
Applications
1 4 (4.08%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 12 (12.24%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (6.12%) Amazon EMR
2 6 (6.12%) Amazon Kinesis
3 4 (4.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (4.08%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (1.02%) SaaS
4 1 (1.02%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.08%) HTTP
2 2 (2.04%) LDAP
3 1 (1.02%) Internet
3 1 (1.02%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (31.63%) MySQL
2 27 (27.55%) Oracle Database
3 17 (17.35%) MongoDB
4 15 (15.31%) Relational Database
5 11 (11.22%) Apache Cassandra
6 10 (10.20%) Hadoop
7 8 (8.16%) NoSQL
8 7 (7.14%) Pentaho
8 7 (7.14%) Big Data
9 6 (6.12%) Apache Hive
10 4 (4.08%) RDBMS
10 4 (4.08%) SQL Server
11 2 (2.04%) DB2
11 2 (2.04%) Informix
11 2 (2.04%) SQLite
12 1 (1.02%) Oracle Reports
12 1 (1.02%) Redis
Development Applications
1 39 (39.80%) Maven
2 34 (34.69%) Eclipse
3 18 (18.37%) JUnit
4 13 (13.27%) Git (software)
5 11 (11.22%) Mockito
5 11 (11.22%) Jenkins
5 11 (11.22%) TestNG
6 9 (9.18%) Gradle
7 8 (8.16%) Talend Open Studio
8 7 (7.14%) HttpUnit
8 7 (7.14%) JMeter
9 4 (4.08%) Subversion
10 3 (3.06%) RSpec
11 2 (2.04%) WinDbg
11 2 (2.04%) JIRA
12 1 (1.02%) Ant
General
1 19 (19.39%) Finance
2 12 (12.24%) Banking
2 12 (12.24%) Telecoms
3 10 (10.20%) Multimedia
4 1 (1.02%) Marketing
4 1 (1.02%) Games
Job Titles
1 82 (83.67%) Developer
2 51 (52.04%) Java Developer
3 30 (30.61%) Senior Developer
4 26 (26.53%) Senior Java Developer
5 7 (7.14%) Web Developer
6 5 (5.10%) Java Web Developer
6 5 (5.10%) DevOps Engineer
6 5 (5.10%) AWS Developer
6 5 (5.10%) Administrator
7 4 (4.08%) Software Developer
8 3 (3.06%) Junior
8 3 (3.06%) Software Engineer
8 3 (3.06%) Systems Administrator
8 3 (3.06%) Junior Developer
8 3 (3.06%) Open Source Developer
9 2 (2.04%) Core Java Developer
9 2 (2.04%) Technical Leader
9 2 (2.04%) Systems Developer
9 2 (2.04%) Systems Engineer
9 2 (2.04%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (63.27%) Hibernate
2 55 (56.12%) Spring
3 46 (46.94%) JPA
4 44 (44.90%) Web Services
5 40 (40.82%) RESTful
6 38 (38.78%) XML
7 35 (35.71%) Middleware
8 29 (29.59%) JMS
9 28 (28.57%) Java EE
10 25 (25.51%) Drools
10 25 (25.51%) jBPM
10 25 (25.51%) TopLink
10 25 (25.51%) WSDL
10 25 (25.51%) XML Schema
10 25 (25.51%) XSD
10 25 (25.51%) EJB
10 25 (25.51%) JDBC
10 25 (25.51%) EclipseLink
11 21 (21.43%) HTML
12 16 (16.33%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.14%) Data Integration
2 5 (5.10%) Mobile App
2 5 (5.10%) W3C
2 5 (5.10%) Replication
3 2 (2.04%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.04%) GIS
4 1 (1.02%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.02%) User Experience
4 1 (1.02%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.02%) Enterprise Cloud
4 1 (1.02%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 26 (26.53%) Linux
2 7 (7.14%) Android
3 5 (5.10%) Windows
3 5 (5.10%) Apple iOS
4 4 (4.08%) UNIX
5 2 (2.04%) OpenWrt
5 2 (2.04%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (1.02%) Solaris
6 1 (1.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (30.61%) MVC
2 27 (27.55%) Continuous Integration
3 25 (25.51%) Use Case
3 25 (25.51%) RUP
3 25 (25.51%) Unified Process
3 25 (25.51%) People Management
4 23 (23.47%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (23.47%) Open Source
5 15 (15.31%) TDD
6 11 (11.22%) Web Development
6 11 (11.22%) Web Application Development
6 11 (11.22%) Multithreading
6 11 (11.22%) DevOps
7 10 (10.20%) Content Management
8 9 (9.18%) OO
9 8 (8.16%) Software Architecture
9 8 (8.16%) Performance Analysis
10 7 (7.14%) Mentoring
10 7 (7.14%) Configuration Management
11 6 (6.12%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 70 (71.43%) Java
2 44 (44.90%) JavaScript
3 34 (34.69%) Ruby
4 28 (28.57%) Python
5 27 (27.55%) PHP
6 25 (25.51%) AspectJ
7 24 (24.49%) SQL
8 13 (13.27%) C++
8 13 (13.27%) C
9 11 (11.22%) Perl
9 11 (11.22%) Bash Shell
10 6 (6.12%) C#
11 2 (2.04%) Embedded C
11 2 (2.04%) Embedded C++
11 2 (2.04%) Assembly Language
12 1 (1.02%) Elixir
12 1 (1.02%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 13 (13.27%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.06%) QA
System Software
1 4 (4.08%) Docker
2 2 (2.04%) Firmware
3 1 (1.02%) Samba
3 1 (1.02%) NFS
Systems Management
1 9 (9.18%) Puppet
2 5 (5.10%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (4.08%) Vagrant
4 1 (1.02%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 52 (53.06%) Oracle
2 8 (8.16%) Alterian
2 8 (8.16%) Talend
3 7 (7.14%) Microsoft
4 4 (4.08%) Google
4 4 (4.08%) DigitalOcean
4 4 (4.08%) Rackspace
5 3 (3.06%) Red Hat
5 3 (3.06%) Sybase
6 2 (2.04%) EMC
6 2 (2.04%) Atmel
7 1 (1.02%) TIBCO
7 1 (1.02%) VMware
7 1 (1.02%) NetApp
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