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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 136 128 118
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -10
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 19 32 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.62% 0.98% 1.17%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.90% 3.13% 3.59%
Number of salaries quoted 14 23 18
Average salary £39,250 £51,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.03% +30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,550 £38,800 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,050 £70,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +9.21%
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
998 1024 1002
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 32.36% 31.28% 32.50%
Number of salaries quoted 688 706 719
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +8.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 22 December 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 22 December 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 13 £39,250 -41.85%
Edinburgh -10 2 £33,000 -17.50%
West Lothian - 2 £40,000 -
Inverclyde - 1 £35,000 -
Dundee - 1 - -
PostgreSQL
UK

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 38 (80.85%) Java
2 35 (74.47%) JavaScript
3 30 (63.83%) SQL
4 28 (59.57%) Spring
5 27 (57.45%) Hibernate
6 24 (51.06%) Software Engineering
6 24 (51.06%) Relational Database
7 22 (46.81%) Tomcat
8 21 (44.68%) Linux
9 20 (42.55%) OO
9 20 (42.55%) Python
10 19 (40.43%) SQL Server
11 18 (38.30%) PHP
12 17 (36.17%) Ruby
12 17 (36.17%) Open Source
13 16 (34.04%) MVC
13 16 (34.04%) JBoss
13 16 (34.04%) MySQL
14 15 (31.91%) Oracle
14 15 (31.91%) Microsoft
15 14 (29.79%) HTML
15 14 (29.79%) CSS
15 14 (29.79%) Mentoring
16 13 (27.66%) Degree
16 13 (27.66%) Subversion
17 12 (25.53%) Sybase
17 12 (25.53%) Configuration Management
17 12 (25.53%) HTML5
18 10 (21.28%) CSS3
18 10 (21.28%) JPA

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 (46.81%) Tomcat
2 16 (34.04%) JBoss
3 10 (21.28%) Apache
4 5 (10.64%) IIS
4 5 (10.64%) Node.js
5 4 (8.51%) Drupal
6 1 (2.13%) WebLogic
6 1 (2.13%) CMS
6 1 (2.13%) WebSphere
6 1 (2.13%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 5 (10.64%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.26%) Internet
2 1 (2.13%) Network Security
2 1 (2.13%) OpenLDAP
2 1 (2.13%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (51.06%) Relational Database
2 19 (40.43%) SQL Server
3 16 (34.04%) MySQL
4 9 (19.15%) NoSQL
5 8 (17.02%) RDBMS
5 8 (17.02%) Pentaho
6 7 (14.89%) Hadoop
7 6 (12.77%) Big Data
7 6 (12.77%) Oracle Database
8 5 (10.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (6.38%) MongoDB
9 3 (6.38%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (4.26%) Couchbase
11 1 (2.13%) Redis
11 1 (2.13%) SQLite
11 1 (2.13%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 13 (27.66%) Subversion
2 10 (21.28%) JIRA
3 7 (14.89%) Maven
4 6 (12.77%) Talend Open Studio
5 5 (10.64%) Selenium
5 5 (10.64%) Jenkins
5 5 (10.64%) Visual Studio
5 5 (10.64%) Eclipse
5 5 (10.64%) IntelliJ
6 4 (8.51%) Jasmine
6 4 (8.51%) Git (software)
7 2 (4.26%) JUnit
8 1 (2.13%) Ant
8 1 (2.13%) JMeter
8 1 (2.13%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (2.13%) Finance
1 1 (2.13%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 18 (38.30%) Developer
2 10 (21.28%) Software Engineer
3 8 (17.02%) Software Developer
4 6 (12.77%) Junior
4 6 (12.77%) Senior Developer
4 6 (12.77%) Java Developer
5 5 (10.64%) Junior Software Engineer
5 5 (10.64%) Technical Leader
6 4 (8.51%) Administrator
6 4 (8.51%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (6.38%) Senior Java Developer
8 2 (4.26%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 2 (4.26%) Linux Administrator
8 2 (4.26%) Development Team Leader
8 2 (4.26%) Real Time Engineer
8 2 (4.26%) Java Software Engineer
8 2 (4.26%) Team Leader
8 2 (4.26%) Senior Software Developer
8 2 (4.26%) Technical Manager
9 1 (2.13%) Java Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (59.57%) Spring
2 27 (57.45%) Hibernate
3 14 (29.79%) HTML
3 14 (29.79%) CSS
4 12 (25.53%) HTML5
5 10 (21.28%) CSS3
5 10 (21.28%) JPA
5 10 (21.28%) Spring MVC
5 10 (21.28%) Struts
6 7 (14.89%) jQuery
6 7 (14.89%) Java EE
7 6 (12.77%) PostGIS
7 6 (12.77%) AngularJS
7 6 (12.77%) Web Services
8 5 (10.64%) CORBA
9 4 (8.51%) XML
10 3 (6.38%) J2EE
10 3 (6.38%) Qt
11 2 (4.26%) Boost C++ Libraries
11 2 (4.26%) WEBrick
Miscellaneous
1 17 (36.17%) Open Source
2 6 (12.77%) Data Integration
3 3 (6.38%) Computer Science
3 3 (6.38%) Mobile App
4 2 (4.26%) Clustering
4 2 (4.26%) Tandem
4 2 (4.26%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.13%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.13%) Replication
5 1 (2.13%) Home Automation
5 1 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.13%) User Experience
5 1 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 21 (44.68%) Linux
2 5 (10.64%) UNIX
3 3 (6.38%) Windows
3 3 (6.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (4.26%) Solaris
4 2 (4.26%) Ubuntu
5 1 (2.13%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (2.13%) CentOS
5 1 (2.13%) OpenWrt
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (51.06%) Software Engineering
2 20 (42.55%) OO
3 16 (34.04%) MVC
4 14 (29.79%) Mentoring
5 12 (25.53%) Configuration Management
6 9 (19.15%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (14.89%) Business Development
7 7 (14.89%) OOP
7 7 (14.89%) OOD
8 6 (12.77%) MapReduce
9 4 (8.51%) Coaching
10 3 (6.38%) Unit Testing
10 3 (6.38%) UML
10 3 (6.38%) Scrum
11 2 (4.26%) TDD
11 2 (4.26%) Web Development
11 2 (4.26%) ITIL
11 2 (4.26%) Online Security
11 2 (4.26%) MVVM
11 2 (4.26%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 38 (80.85%) Java
2 35 (74.47%) JavaScript
3 30 (63.83%) SQL
4 20 (42.55%) Python
5 18 (38.30%) PHP
6 17 (36.17%) Ruby
7 10 (21.28%) C#
8 8 (17.02%) C++
9 4 (8.51%) Perl
9 4 (8.51%) C
10 3 (6.38%) Jython
11 1 (2.13%) PL/SQL
11 1 (2.13%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 13 (27.66%) Degree
2 1 (2.13%) HND
System Software
1 3 (6.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.26%) Samba
2 2 (4.26%) NFS
3 1 (2.13%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 8 (17.02%) Puppet
1 8 (17.02%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (4.26%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (2.13%) Munin
3 1 (2.13%) Graphite
3 1 (2.13%) Nagios
Vendors
1 15 (31.91%) Microsoft
1 15 (31.91%) Oracle
2 12 (25.53%) Sybase
3 6 (12.77%) Talend
4 3 (6.38%) Red Hat
4 3 (6.38%) VMware
5 1 (2.13%) Twitter
5 1 (2.13%) ForgeRock