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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 139 141 136
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -5
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 23 19 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.68% 0.60% 0.75%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.18% 1.69% 2.54%
Number of salaries quoted 20 13 12
Average salary £35,000 £40,995 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.62% +24.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £28,200 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,100 £50,000 £46,800
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-7.05% +13.33%
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
1057 1121 944
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 31.17% 35.37% 29.64%
Number of salaries quoted 674 706 654
Average salary £40,000 £41,750 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.19% +7.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,700 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 21 October 2014.

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 21 October 2014. 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 +9 17 £35,000 -12.50% 3
Edinburgh -16 3 £34,500 -22.03%
West Lothian - 2 £40,000 - 1
Inverclyde - 1 £35,000 - 1
PostgreSQL
UK

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 44 (74.58%) Java
1 44 (74.58%) JavaScript
2 34 (57.63%) Python
3 31 (52.54%) SQL
4 30 (50.85%) Linux
5 27 (45.76%) Spring
5 27 (45.76%) Software Engineering
5 27 (45.76%) Ruby
6 26 (44.07%) Hibernate
7 25 (42.37%) Relational Database
8 23 (38.98%) OO
9 22 (37.29%) Agile Software Development
10 21 (35.59%) PHP
10 21 (35.59%) MySQL
10 21 (35.59%) Oracle
10 21 (35.59%) Open Source
11 20 (33.90%) Tomcat
12 19 (32.20%) HTML
12 19 (32.20%) CSS
13 18 (30.51%) JBoss
14 17 (28.81%) SQL Server
14 17 (28.81%) MVC
14 17 (28.81%) HTML5
15 16 (27.12%) Degree
16 14 (23.73%) Subversion
16 14 (23.73%) UNIX
16 14 (23.73%) Microsoft
16 14 (23.73%) Mentoring
17 12 (20.34%) RDBMS
17 12 (20.34%) C#

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 20 (33.90%) Tomcat
2 18 (30.51%) JBoss
3 10 (16.95%) Apache
4 8 (13.56%) Drupal
5 5 (8.47%) IIS
6 2 (3.39%) Node.js
7 1 (1.69%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (1.69%) Apache Qpid
7 1 (1.69%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.69%) SugarCRM
7 1 (1.69%) CMS
7 1 (1.69%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (8.47%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.39%) GitHub
2 1 (1.69%) Heroku
2 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.69%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.69%) SaaS
2 1 (1.69%) PaaS
2 1 (1.69%) OpenShift
2 1 (1.69%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.78%) Internet
2 2 (3.39%) LDAP
2 2 (3.39%) OpenLDAP
3 1 (1.69%) AMQP
3 1 (1.69%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (42.37%) Relational Database
2 21 (35.59%) MySQL
3 17 (28.81%) SQL Server
4 12 (20.34%) RDBMS
5 10 (16.95%) Oracle Database
5 10 (16.95%) NoSQL
6 9 (15.25%) Pentaho
7 8 (13.56%) MongoDB
7 8 (13.56%) Apache Cassandra
8 5 (8.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (6.78%) Couchbase
9 4 (6.78%) Hadoop
10 3 (5.08%) Big Data
11 2 (3.39%) Oracle Reports
12 1 (1.69%) Redis
Development Applications
1 14 (23.73%) Subversion
2 7 (11.86%) Git (software)
2 7 (11.86%) Eclipse
2 7 (11.86%) JIRA
3 6 (10.17%) Maven
4 5 (8.47%) Visual Studio
4 5 (8.47%) IntelliJ
5 4 (6.78%) Selenium
5 4 (6.78%) Jasmine
6 3 (5.08%) Talend Open Studio
6 3 (5.08%) Jenkins
7 2 (3.39%) JUnit
7 2 (3.39%) RubyMine
8 1 (1.69%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (1.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (1.69%) JMeter
8 1 (1.69%) Ant
General
1 1 (1.69%) Finance
1 1 (1.69%) Manufacturing
1 1 (1.69%) Games
Job Titles
1 26 (44.07%) Developer
2 15 (25.42%) Software Engineer
3 11 (18.64%) Senior Developer
4 8 (13.56%) Software Developer
5 7 (11.86%) Java Developer
6 5 (8.47%) Junior Software Engineer
6 5 (8.47%) Junior
7 3 (5.08%) Technical Leader
7 3 (5.08%) Linux Administrator
7 3 (5.08%) Senior Java Developer
7 3 (5.08%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 3 (5.08%) Senior Software Developer
7 3 (5.08%) Technical Manager
7 3 (5.08%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (5.08%) Administrator
8 2 (3.39%) Graduate
8 2 (3.39%) Real Time Engineer
8 2 (3.39%) Graduate Software Engineer
9 1 (1.69%) Development Engineer
9 1 (1.69%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (45.76%) Spring
2 26 (44.07%) Hibernate
3 19 (32.20%) HTML
3 19 (32.20%) CSS
4 17 (28.81%) HTML5
5 12 (20.34%) jQuery
6 11 (18.64%) Ruby on Rails
7 8 (13.56%) Web Services
8 7 (11.86%) JPA
8 7 (11.86%) CSS3
8 7 (11.86%) Struts
8 7 (11.86%) Spring MVC
9 6 (10.17%) Java EE
9 6 (10.17%) Sinatra
9 6 (10.17%) LESS
10 5 (8.47%) AngularJS
10 5 (8.47%) CORBA
11 4 (6.78%) ASP.NET
11 4 (6.78%) .NET
11 4 (6.78%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (35.59%) Open Source
2 6 (10.17%) Computer Science
3 4 (6.78%) Mathematics
4 3 (5.08%) Data Integration
5 2 (3.39%) Tandem
5 2 (3.39%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.69%) User Experience
6 1 (1.69%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.69%) Physics
6 1 (1.69%) Replication
6 1 (1.69%) Clustering
6 1 (1.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 30 (50.85%) Linux
2 14 (23.73%) UNIX
3 5 (8.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (6.78%) Windows
4 4 (6.78%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.69%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (45.76%) Software Engineering
2 23 (38.98%) OO
3 22 (37.29%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (28.81%) MVC
5 14 (23.73%) Mentoring
6 11 (18.64%) OOP
7 9 (15.25%) Configuration Management
8 7 (11.86%) TDD
9 5 (8.47%) Software Architecture
9 5 (8.47%) Scrum
9 5 (8.47%) Business Development
10 4 (6.78%) OOD
10 4 (6.78%) Coaching
11 3 (5.08%) MapReduce
11 3 (5.08%) Web Development
11 3 (5.08%) ITIL
11 3 (5.08%) UML
12 2 (3.39%) Online Security
12 2 (3.39%) User Acceptance Testing
12 2 (3.39%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 44 (74.58%) Java
1 44 (74.58%) JavaScript
2 34 (57.63%) Python
3 31 (52.54%) SQL
4 27 (45.76%) Ruby
5 21 (35.59%) PHP
6 12 (20.34%) C#
7 9 (15.25%) Perl
7 9 (15.25%) Jython
8 8 (13.56%) C++
9 4 (6.78%) C
10 1 (1.69%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 16 (27.12%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (1.69%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.69%) Docker
1 1 (1.69%) Samba
1 1 (1.69%) NFS
Systems Management
1 5 (8.47%) Puppet
1 5 (8.47%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.69%) Munin
2 1 (1.69%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (1.69%) Nagios
Vendors
1 21 (35.59%) Oracle
2 14 (23.73%) Microsoft
3 9 (15.25%) Sybase
4 5 (8.47%) Red Hat
5 3 (5.08%) Talend
6 2 (3.39%) Greenplum
6 2 (3.39%) ForgeRock
7 1 (1.69%) Twitter
7 1 (1.69%) Google
7 1 (1.69%) VMware
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