The table below looks at the statistics for PostgreSQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PostgreSQL over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 105 112 153
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +41
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 40 51 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.61% 1.55% 0.69%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.99% 5.04% 2.14%
Number of salaries quoted 30 31 19
Median salary £47,500 £38,670 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.83% +10.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,750 £32,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £38,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £43,250 £39,750
% change year-on-year
+9.82% +8.80%
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
801 1011 1168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 32.21% 30.67% 32.09%
Number of salaries quoted 504 661 757
Median salary £42,500 £44,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.40% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%

PostgreSQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region citing PostgreSQL as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 October 2016.

PostgreSQL Salary Histogram in Scotland

PostgreSQL
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PostgreSQL within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +7 25 £50,000 +29.30% 2
Glasgow +24 14 £40,500 +20.00% 3
South Lanarkshire - 1 £32,500 - 1
PostgreSQL
UK

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, IT jobs citing PostgreSQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for PostgreSQL.

1 44 (68.75%) Java
2 40 (62.50%) Python
3 38 (59.38%) MongoDB
4 31 (48.44%) Linux
5 30 (46.88%) MySQL
6 24 (37.50%) Puppet
6 24 (37.50%) Opscode Chef
7 23 (35.94%) Relational Database
7 23 (35.94%) Docker
8 22 (34.38%) Oracle
8 22 (34.38%) RDBMS
9 21 (32.81%) SQL
9 21 (32.81%) NoSQL
10 19 (29.69%) Web Services
11 18 (28.13%) Apache Cassandra
11 18 (28.13%) Amazon AWS
11 18 (28.13%) DevOps
12 16 (25.00%) Finance
12 16 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
13 15 (23.44%) Microsoft Azure
13 15 (23.44%) Open Source
13 15 (23.44%) Software-Defined Networking
13 15 (23.44%) Google Cloud Platform
13 15 (23.44%) Google
13 15 (23.44%) Sybase
13 15 (23.44%) HTTP
14 14 (21.88%) Microsoft
14 14 (21.88%) Analytics
14 14 (21.88%) Jenkins
14 14 (21.88%) Hadoop

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 12 (18.75%) Apache Qpid
1 12 (18.75%) Cloud Foundry
2 11 (17.19%) nginx
3 7 (10.94%) Apache Spark
3 7 (10.94%) JBoss
3 7 (10.94%) SAS
3 7 (10.94%) Tomcat
4 4 (6.25%) Apache
4 4 (6.25%) CMS
5 2 (3.13%) IIS
5 2 (3.13%) MS Exchange
5 2 (3.13%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 1 (1.56%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (9.38%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.69%) Stata
Cloud Services
1 18 (28.13%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (23.44%) Google Cloud Platform
2 15 (23.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (18.75%) GitHub
3 12 (18.75%) Google App Engine
3 12 (18.75%) Google Compute Engine
3 12 (18.75%) Heroku
3 12 (18.75%) PaaS
3 12 (18.75%) SaaS
4 3 (4.69%) DigitalOcean
Communications & Networking
1 15 (23.44%) HTTP
1 15 (23.44%) Software-Defined Networking
2 12 (18.75%) AMQP
2 12 (18.75%) Firewall
2 12 (18.75%) Internet
3 6 (9.38%) SAN
4 4 (6.25%) DNS
4 4 (6.25%) TCP/IP
5 3 (4.69%) DHCP
5 3 (4.69%) LDAP
5 3 (4.69%) Skype
5 3 (4.69%) SNMP
6 1 (1.56%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (59.38%) MongoDB
2 30 (46.88%) MySQL
3 23 (35.94%) Relational Database
4 22 (34.38%) RDBMS
5 21 (32.81%) NoSQL
6 18 (28.13%) Apache Cassandra
7 14 (21.88%) Hadoop
8 12 (18.75%) SQL Server
9 8 (12.50%) Neo4j
10 7 (10.94%) Data Mining
10 7 (10.94%) Pentaho
11 6 (9.38%) Amazon Redshift
12 5 (7.81%) Big Data
13 3 (4.69%) Informix
13 3 (4.69%) Oracle Database
14 2 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
15 1 (1.56%) Amazon RDS
15 1 (1.56%) GIS
15 1 (1.56%) Spatial Data
Development Applications
1 14 (21.88%) Jenkins
2 12 (18.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 7 (10.94%) Talend Open Studio
4 4 (6.25%) Maven
5 3 (4.69%) Git (software)
5 3 (4.69%) JIRA
5 3 (4.69%) Subversion
6 2 (3.13%) Eclipse
6 2 (3.13%) Visual Studio
7 1 (1.56%) Bower
7 1 (1.56%) Gradle
7 1 (1.56%) Grunt
7 1 (1.56%) gulp
7 1 (1.56%) JUnit
7 1 (1.56%) NuGet
7 1 (1.56%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (1.56%) Vagrant
General
1 16 (25.00%) Finance
2 12 (18.75%) Billing
3 6 (9.38%) Games
3 6 (9.38%) Marketing
4 3 (4.69%) Banking
4 3 (4.69%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 17 (26.56%) Developer
2 12 (18.75%) Architect
2 12 (18.75%) Cloud Architect
2 12 (18.75%) Service Architect
3 9 (14.06%) Java Developer
4 7 (10.94%) Data Scientist
4 7 (10.94%) Senior Data Scientist
4 7 (10.94%) Web Developer
5 6 (9.38%) Applications Developer
5 6 (9.38%) Java Engineer
5 6 (9.38%) Web Applications Developer
6 5 (7.81%) DevOps Engineer
6 5 (7.81%) Open Source Developer
6 5 (7.81%) Software Engineer
7 4 (6.25%) Java Software Engineer
8 3 (4.69%) Platform Manager
8 3 (4.69%) Senior Server Engineer
8 3 (4.69%) Server Engineer
8 3 (4.69%) Service Manager
8 3 (4.69%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (29.69%) Web Services
2 13 (20.31%) Java EE
3 12 (18.75%) RabbitMQ
4 10 (15.63%) ELK Stack
4 10 (15.63%) Spring
5 9 (14.06%) D3.js
6 8 (12.50%) Apache Camel
7 7 (10.94%) ActiveMQ
7 7 (10.94%) Drools
7 7 (10.94%) jBPM
8 6 (9.38%) AngularJS
8 6 (9.38%) Apache CXF
8 6 (9.38%) Node.js
9 5 (7.81%) Hibernate
10 4 (6.25%) LAMP
11 3 (4.69%) CSS
11 3 (4.69%) HTML
11 3 (4.69%) J2EE
11 3 (4.69%) SOAP
11 3 (4.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (18.75%) Blog
1 12 (18.75%) Data Centre
2 6 (9.38%) Informatics
3 5 (7.81%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.69%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.69%) Applied Mathematics
4 3 (4.69%) Management Information System
4 3 (4.69%) Mathematics
4 3 (4.69%) Replication
4 3 (4.69%) Statistics
4 3 (4.69%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.56%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 31 (48.44%) Linux
2 9 (14.06%) Windows
3 7 (10.94%) CentOS
4 4 (6.25%) Unix
5 3 (4.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (4.69%) Solaris
5 3 (4.69%) Windows Server
5 3 (4.69%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (3.13%) Android
6 2 (3.13%) Apple iOS
6 2 (3.13%) Debian
7 1 (1.56%) Mac OS X
7 1 (1.56%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (28.13%) DevOps
2 16 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 15 (23.44%) Open Source
4 14 (21.88%) Analytics
4 14 (21.88%) High Availability
5 13 (20.31%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (20.31%) Continuous Delivery
6 12 (18.75%) Automated Testing
6 12 (18.75%) Capacity Management
6 12 (18.75%) Release Management
6 12 (18.75%) Use Case
7 8 (12.50%) Software Engineering
8 7 (10.94%) Configuration Management
8 7 (10.94%) Open Source Development
8 7 (10.94%) Statistical Modelling
9 5 (7.81%) OO
9 5 (7.81%) Scrum
10 4 (6.25%) Data Analysis
10 4 (6.25%) Machine Learning
11 3 (4.69%) Data Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 44 (68.75%) Java
2 40 (62.50%) Python
3 21 (32.81%) SQL
4 12 (18.75%) Bash Shell
4 12 (18.75%) C#
4 12 (18.75%) C++
4 12 (18.75%) JavaScript
5 10 (15.63%) PHP
6 7 (10.94%) Ruby
6 7 (10.94%) Scala
7 6 (9.38%) Jython
8 3 (4.69%) Perl
8 3 (4.69%) R
9 1 (1.56%) Groovy
9 1 (1.56%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 8 (12.50%) Degree
1 8 (12.50%) RHCE
2 3 (4.69%) CISSP
2 3 (4.69%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (4.69%) MCSA
2 3 (4.69%) MCSE
2 3 (4.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (3.13%) OCPJWCD
3 2 (3.13%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.13%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 23 (35.94%) Docker
2 8 (12.50%) Varnish
3 5 (7.81%) Active Directory
4 3 (4.69%) Virtual Desktop
4 3 (4.69%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (4.69%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (4.69%) vSphere
5 1 (1.56%) iptables
5 1 (1.56%) VirtualBox
5 1 (1.56%) Xen
Systems Management
1 24 (37.50%) Opscode Chef
1 24 (37.50%) Puppet
2 12 (18.75%) CFEngine
3 9 (14.06%) Ansible
4 3 (4.69%) SCCM
5 1 (1.56%) Packer
Vendors
1 22 (34.38%) Oracle
2 15 (23.44%) Google
2 15 (23.44%) Sybase
3 14 (21.88%) Microsoft
4 11 (17.19%) Red Hat
4 11 (17.19%) VMware
5 7 (10.94%) Talend
6 6 (9.38%) Vertica
7 3 (4.69%) Citrix
7 3 (4.69%) Greenplum
7 3 (4.69%) Rackspace
7 3 (4.69%) Sun
7 3 (4.69%) Tableau
8 1 (1.56%) Alterian
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