The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 138 132 132
Rank change year-on-year
-6 0
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 32 28 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.87% 0.86% 0.79%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.75% 2.37% 2.46%
Number of salaries quoted 13 19 17
Average salary £37,500 £50,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +53.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,400 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,700 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1165 1179 1016
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 31.59% 36.19% 32.06%
Number of salaries quoted 778 786 722
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
PostgreSQL
UK

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 +1 23 £40,000 -5.88% 6
Edinburgh -18 6 £35,000 -30.00%
Dundee -2 1 - -
Highlands - 1 £25,000 -
PostgreSQL
UK

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 54 (80.60%) Python
2 49 (73.13%) JavaScript
3 48 (71.64%) Linux
4 44 (65.67%) Java
5 37 (55.22%) Ruby
6 32 (47.76%) Open Source
7 26 (38.81%) Agile Software Development
7 26 (38.81%) UNIX
8 25 (37.31%) JBoss
9 24 (35.82%) MongoDB
10 23 (34.33%) CSS
10 23 (34.33%) HTML
11 22 (32.84%) SQL
11 22 (32.84%) Drupal
12 21 (31.34%) Ruby on Rails
12 21 (31.34%) PHP
12 21 (31.34%) OO
12 21 (31.34%) Pentaho
13 20 (29.85%) Apache Cassandra
13 20 (29.85%) HTML5
13 20 (29.85%) Oracle
13 20 (29.85%) Jython
13 20 (29.85%) Spring
14 19 (28.36%) Hibernate
15 18 (26.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 17 (25.37%) jQuery
16 17 (25.37%) MySQL
17 16 (23.88%) SugarCRM
18 15 (22.39%) Software Engineering
18 15 (22.39%) Relational Database

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 22 (32.84%) Drupal
2 16 (23.88%) SugarCRM
3 8 (11.94%) Apache
4 7 (10.45%) Tomcat
5 4 (5.97%) Alfresco
5 4 (5.97%) OpenStack
6 2 (2.99%) WebLogic
7 1 (1.49%) IIS
7 1 (1.49%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.49%) Apache Qpid
7 1 (1.49%) Node.js
7 1 (1.49%) Jetty
7 1 (1.49%) Cloud Foundry
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.99%) GitHub
2 1 (1.49%) OpenShift
2 1 (1.49%) Google Compute Engine
2 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.49%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.49%) SaaS
2 1 (1.49%) PaaS
2 1 (1.49%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.46%) Internet
2 2 (2.99%) OpenLDAP
2 2 (2.99%) LDAP
3 1 (1.49%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (35.82%) MongoDB
2 21 (31.34%) Pentaho
3 20 (29.85%) Apache Cassandra
4 17 (25.37%) MySQL
5 15 (22.39%) Relational Database
6 14 (20.90%) RDBMS
7 13 (19.40%) Oracle Database
8 9 (13.43%) NoSQL
9 7 (10.45%) SQL Server
10 6 (8.96%) Couchbase
11 4 (5.97%) Hadoop
11 4 (5.97%) Big Data
12 2 (2.99%) Oracle Reports
13 1 (1.49%) VoltDB
13 1 (1.49%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 14 (20.90%) Talend Open Studio
2 12 (17.91%) Git (software)
2 12 (17.91%) Subversion
3 9 (13.43%) Maven
4 6 (8.96%) Selenium
4 6 (8.96%) Jasmine
5 5 (7.46%) Jenkins
6 3 (4.48%) Trac
7 2 (2.99%) RubyMine
7 2 (2.99%) Eclipse
7 2 (2.99%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (1.49%) Cucumber
8 1 (1.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (1.49%) Ant
8 1 (1.49%) JUnit
General
1 1 (1.49%) Finance
1 1 (1.49%) Legal
1 1 (1.49%) Games
Job Titles
1 45 (67.16%) Developer
2 15 (22.39%) Software Developer
3 10 (14.93%) Senior Developer
4 9 (13.43%) Software Engineer
5 8 (11.94%) Java Developer
6 4 (5.97%) Technical Manager
7 3 (4.48%) Senior Software Developer
7 3 (4.48%) Junior
8 2 (2.99%) Graduate
8 2 (2.99%) Architect
8 2 (2.99%) Systems Administrator
8 2 (2.99%) Development Manager
8 2 (2.99%) Junior Developer
8 2 (2.99%) Administrator
8 2 (2.99%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 2 (2.99%) Linux Administrator
8 2 (2.99%) Graduate Software Engineer
9 1 (1.49%) Front-End Developer
9 1 (1.49%) Senior Front-End Developer
9 1 (1.49%) Front-End Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (34.33%) HTML
1 23 (34.33%) CSS
2 21 (31.34%) Ruby on Rails
3 20 (29.85%) Spring
3 20 (29.85%) HTML5
4 19 (28.36%) Hibernate
5 17 (25.37%) jQuery
6 14 (20.90%) LESS
7 13 (19.40%) Sinatra
8 8 (11.94%) .NET
9 7 (10.45%) ASP.NET
10 5 (7.46%) Middleware
11 4 (5.97%) Web Services
11 4 (5.97%) PostGIS
11 4 (5.97%) Django
11 4 (5.97%) MapReduce
12 3 (4.48%) XML
13 2 (2.99%) J2EE
13 2 (2.99%) JSP
13 2 (2.99%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 32 (47.76%) Open Source
2 4 (5.97%) Computer Science
2 4 (5.97%) Data Integration
2 4 (5.97%) GIS
3 3 (4.48%) Mathematics
4 2 (2.99%) Tandem
4 2 (2.99%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.49%) Informatics
5 1 (1.49%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 48 (71.64%) Linux
2 26 (38.81%) UNIX
3 18 (26.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 14 (20.90%) Ubuntu
5 3 (4.48%) Windows
6 1 (1.49%) Android
6 1 (1.49%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (38.81%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (31.34%) OO
3 15 (22.39%) Software Engineering
4 14 (20.90%) OOP
5 13 (19.40%) MVC
5 13 (19.40%) Software Architecture
6 10 (14.93%) TDD
7 7 (10.45%) Scrum
8 5 (7.46%) Automated Testing
9 4 (5.97%) Data Analysis
9 4 (5.97%) OOD
9 4 (5.97%) ITIL
10 3 (4.48%) Release Management
10 3 (4.48%) Integration Testing
11 2 (2.99%) Continuous Integration
11 2 (2.99%) User Acceptance Testing
11 2 (2.99%) Unit Testing
11 2 (2.99%) Test Automation
11 2 (2.99%) Time Management
11 2 (2.99%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 54 (80.60%) Python
2 49 (73.13%) JavaScript
3 44 (65.67%) Java
4 37 (55.22%) Ruby
5 22 (32.84%) SQL
6 21 (31.34%) PHP
7 20 (29.85%) Jython
8 14 (20.90%) Perl
9 9 (13.43%) C#
10 7 (10.45%) C++
11 5 (7.46%) C
12 1 (1.49%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 7 (10.45%) Degree
2 5 (7.46%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.99%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (1.49%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (8.96%) Puppet
1 6 (8.96%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 25 (37.31%) JBoss
2 20 (29.85%) Oracle
3 14 (20.90%) Red Hat
3 14 (20.90%) Talend
4 4 (5.97%) Jaspersoft
5 3 (4.48%) Microsoft
6 2 (2.99%) Greenplum
6 2 (2.99%) ForgeRock
7 1 (1.49%) Twitter
7 1 (1.49%) Vertica
7 1 (1.49%) Google
7 1 (1.49%) Sybase
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