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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 145 134 131
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -3
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 28 22 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.77% 0.72% 0.91%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.55% 2.04% 2.94%
Number of salaries quoted 20 14 18
Average salary £35,000 £42,247 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.15% +29.99%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £43,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.97% +14.66%
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
1098 1078 985
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 30.33% 35.48% 30.93%
Number of salaries quoted 705 699 678
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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 18 September 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 18 September 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 +5 23 £35,000 -16.16% 3
Edinburgh -23 3 £36,000 -28.00%
Inverclyde - 1 £35,000 -
PostgreSQL
UK

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 55 (77.46%) JavaScript
2 48 (67.61%) Java
3 47 (66.20%) Python
4 42 (59.15%) Linux
5 37 (52.11%) Ruby
6 36 (50.70%) Agile Software Development
7 35 (49.30%) SQL
8 28 (39.44%) HTML
8 28 (39.44%) CSS
9 25 (35.21%) UNIX
9 25 (35.21%) OO
9 25 (35.21%) Spring
9 25 (35.21%) Open Source
9 25 (35.21%) HTML5
10 24 (33.80%) Software Engineering
10 24 (33.80%) Hibernate
11 23 (32.39%) JBoss
11 23 (32.39%) Oracle
11 23 (32.39%) Relational Database
12 20 (28.17%) MySQL
12 20 (28.17%) PHP
12 20 (28.17%) Ruby on Rails
13 19 (26.76%) jQuery
14 18 (25.35%) Tomcat
15 17 (23.94%) SQL Server
16 16 (22.54%) MVC
17 15 (21.13%) Degree
17 15 (21.13%) Pentaho
17 15 (21.13%) MongoDB
18 14 (19.72%) LESS

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 18 (25.35%) Tomcat
2 14 (19.72%) Drupal
3 9 (12.68%) Apache
4 7 (9.86%) SugarCRM
5 6 (8.45%) IIS
6 2 (2.82%) WebLogic
6 2 (2.82%) Alfresco
6 2 (2.82%) OpenStack
6 2 (2.82%) Node.js
7 1 (1.41%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (1.41%) Apache Qpid
7 1 (1.41%) Jetty
7 1 (1.41%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (4.23%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.82%) GitHub
2 1 (1.41%) Google Compute Engine
2 1 (1.41%) OpenShift
2 1 (1.41%) Heroku
2 1 (1.41%) SaaS
2 1 (1.41%) PaaS
2 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.41%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.04%) Internet
2 2 (2.82%) LDAP
2 2 (2.82%) OpenLDAP
3 1 (1.41%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (32.39%) Relational Database
2 20 (28.17%) MySQL
3 17 (23.94%) SQL Server
4 15 (21.13%) Pentaho
4 15 (21.13%) MongoDB
5 13 (18.31%) Apache Cassandra
6 12 (16.90%) RDBMS
7 11 (15.49%) Oracle Database
8 9 (12.68%) NoSQL
9 6 (8.45%) Couchbase
10 5 (7.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 4 (5.63%) Hadoop
11 4 (5.63%) Big Data
12 2 (2.82%) Oracle Reports
13 1 (1.41%) VoltDB
13 1 (1.41%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 14 (19.72%) Subversion
2 9 (12.68%) Maven
2 9 (12.68%) Git (software)
3 8 (11.27%) Talend Open Studio
4 7 (9.86%) Eclipse
5 6 (8.45%) Selenium
5 6 (8.45%) Jasmine
6 5 (7.04%) Jenkins
6 5 (7.04%) IntelliJ
6 5 (7.04%) Visual Studio
6 5 (7.04%) JIRA
7 2 (2.82%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (2.82%) RubyMine
8 1 (1.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (1.41%) Ant
8 1 (1.41%) JUnit
General
1 1 (1.41%) Finance
1 1 (1.41%) Manufacturing
1 1 (1.41%) Games
Job Titles
1 38 (53.52%) Developer
2 15 (21.13%) Software Developer
3 14 (19.72%) Software Engineer
4 9 (12.68%) Senior Developer
5 7 (9.86%) Junior
6 6 (8.45%) Java Developer
7 5 (7.04%) Junior Software Engineer
8 4 (5.63%) Technical Manager
9 3 (4.23%) Systems Administrator
9 3 (4.23%) Linux Administrator
9 3 (4.23%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 3 (4.23%) Administrator
9 3 (4.23%) Senior Software Developer
9 3 (4.23%) Technical Leader
10 2 (2.82%) DBA
10 2 (2.82%) Development Manager
10 2 (2.82%) Graduate
10 2 (2.82%) Graduate Software Engineer
11 1 (1.41%) Cloud Architect
11 1 (1.41%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (39.44%) HTML
1 28 (39.44%) CSS
2 25 (35.21%) Spring
2 25 (35.21%) HTML5
3 24 (33.80%) Hibernate
4 20 (28.17%) Ruby on Rails
5 19 (26.76%) jQuery
6 14 (19.72%) LESS
7 13 (18.31%) Sinatra
8 9 (12.68%) Web Services
9 8 (11.27%) .NET
10 7 (9.86%) ASP.NET
11 5 (7.04%) CSS3
11 5 (7.04%) JPA
11 5 (7.04%) CORBA
11 5 (7.04%) Struts
11 5 (7.04%) Spring MVC
12 4 (5.63%) Java EE
12 4 (5.63%) XML
12 4 (5.63%) PostGIS
Miscellaneous
1 25 (35.21%) Open Source
2 6 (8.45%) Computer Science
3 4 (5.63%) Mathematics
3 4 (5.63%) Data Integration
4 2 (2.82%) GIS
4 2 (2.82%) Tandem
4 2 (2.82%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.41%) User Experience
5 1 (1.41%) Clustering
5 1 (1.41%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.41%) Physics
5 1 (1.41%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 42 (59.15%) Linux
2 25 (35.21%) UNIX
3 10 (14.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (12.68%) Ubuntu
5 4 (5.63%) Windows
6 1 (1.41%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.41%) Android
6 1 (1.41%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (50.70%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (35.21%) OO
3 24 (33.80%) Software Engineering
4 16 (22.54%) MVC
5 14 (19.72%) Mentoring
6 13 (18.31%) Software Architecture
7 12 (16.90%) OOP
8 10 (14.08%) TDD
9 7 (9.86%) Configuration Management
9 7 (9.86%) Scrum
10 6 (8.45%) OOD
11 4 (5.63%) ITIL
11 4 (5.63%) MapReduce
12 3 (4.23%) Release Management
12 3 (4.23%) Integration Testing
12 3 (4.23%) Business Development
12 3 (4.23%) Automated Testing
13 2 (2.82%) Data Analysis
13 2 (2.82%) Web Development
13 2 (2.82%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 55 (77.46%) JavaScript
2 48 (67.61%) Java
3 47 (66.20%) Python
4 37 (52.11%) Ruby
5 35 (49.30%) SQL
6 20 (28.17%) PHP
7 14 (19.72%) Perl
7 14 (19.72%) C#
8 13 (18.31%) Jython
9 7 (9.86%) C++
10 5 (7.04%) C
11 1 (1.41%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 15 (21.13%) Degree
2 2 (2.82%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.41%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (1.41%) Docker
1 1 (1.41%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.41%) NFS
1 1 (1.41%) Samba
Systems Management
1 6 (8.45%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (8.45%) Puppet
2 1 (1.41%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 23 (32.39%) JBoss
1 23 (32.39%) Oracle
2 13 (18.31%) Microsoft
3 8 (11.27%) Talend
3 8 (11.27%) Red Hat
4 7 (9.86%) Sybase
5 2 (2.82%) Greenplum
5 2 (2.82%) Jaspersoft
5 2 (2.82%) ForgeRock
6 1 (1.41%) Vertica
6 1 (1.41%) Twitter
6 1 (1.41%) VMware
6 1 (1.41%) Google
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