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 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 119 115 146
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +31
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 35 46 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.23% 1.44% 0.98%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.72% 4.19% 2.98%
Number of salaries quoted 20 20 15
Median salary £50,000 £34,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+47.05% -9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,670 £29,000 £27,800
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £48,900
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
941 1099 1209
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 32.97% 34.49% 32.98%
Number of salaries quoted 461 712 819
Median salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 23 July 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 23 July 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 -8 19 £50,000 +47.05% 2
Glasgow -3 11 £50,000 +48.14% 1
PostgreSQL
UK

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 38 (62.30%) Python
2 37 (60.66%) Java
3 31 (50.82%) MongoDB
4 27 (44.26%) Linux
5 26 (42.62%) Agile Software Development
6 21 (34.43%) MySQL
7 19 (31.15%) C#
7 19 (31.15%) Apache Cassandra
7 19 (31.15%) NoSQL
7 19 (31.15%) Relational Database
8 18 (29.51%) Analytics
8 18 (29.51%) Oracle
8 18 (29.51%) SQL
9 17 (27.87%) Opscode Chef
9 17 (27.87%) Docker
9 17 (27.87%) Puppet
10 16 (26.23%) Continuous Integration
10 16 (26.23%) C++
10 16 (26.23%) Microsoft
11 14 (22.95%) Web Services
11 14 (22.95%) TDD
11 14 (22.95%) Ruby
11 14 (22.95%) Hadoop
12 13 (21.31%) DevOps
12 13 (21.31%) Software-Defined Networking
12 13 (21.31%) Degree
12 13 (21.31%) SQL Server
12 13 (21.31%) RDBMS
12 13 (21.31%) Red Hat
13 12 (19.67%) D3.js

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 10 (16.39%) Apache Qpid
1 10 (16.39%) Cloud Foundry
1 10 (16.39%) nginx
2 9 (14.75%) Apache Spark
2 9 (14.75%) SAS
3 6 (9.84%) MQSeries
4 5 (8.20%) Apache
5 3 (4.92%) Apache ServiceMix
6 2 (3.28%) CMS
6 2 (3.28%) MS Exchange
6 2 (3.28%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.64%) WebSphere
Applications
1 10 (16.39%) MS Excel
2 7 (11.48%) Stata
Cloud Services
1 12 (19.67%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (16.39%) GitHub
2 10 (16.39%) Google App Engine
2 10 (16.39%) Google Cloud Platform
2 10 (16.39%) Google Compute Engine
2 10 (16.39%) Heroku
2 10 (16.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (16.39%) PaaS
2 10 (16.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (21.31%) Software-Defined Networking
2 11 (18.03%) HTTP
3 10 (16.39%) AMQP
3 10 (16.39%) Firewall
3 10 (16.39%) Internet
4 6 (9.84%) SAN
5 4 (6.56%) DNS
5 4 (6.56%) TCP/IP
6 3 (4.92%) DHCP
6 3 (4.92%) LDAP
6 3 (4.92%) Skype
7 1 (1.64%) SMTP
7 1 (1.64%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (50.82%) MongoDB
2 21 (34.43%) MySQL
3 19 (31.15%) Apache Cassandra
3 19 (31.15%) NoSQL
3 19 (31.15%) Relational Database
4 14 (22.95%) Hadoop
5 13 (21.31%) RDBMS
5 13 (21.31%) SQL Server
6 9 (14.75%) Data Mining
7 7 (11.48%) Big Data
8 6 (9.84%) BigTable
8 6 (9.84%) Neo4j
9 5 (8.20%) Pentaho
10 3 (4.92%) Informix
10 3 (4.92%) Oracle Database
11 2 (3.28%) Amazon Redshift
11 2 (3.28%) SQL Server 2008
12 1 (1.64%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 11 (18.03%) Jenkins
2 10 (16.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 5 (8.20%) RSpec
3 5 (8.20%) Talend Open Studio
4 3 (4.92%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.64%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.64%) Gradle
5 1 (1.64%) Grunt
5 1 (1.64%) JIRA
5 1 (1.64%) JUnit
5 1 (1.64%) Maven
5 1 (1.64%) Mockito
5 1 (1.64%) Subversion
5 1 (1.64%) TestNG
General
1 10 (16.39%) Billing
1 10 (16.39%) Finance
1 10 (16.39%) Games
2 6 (9.84%) Back Office
3 4 (6.56%) Banking
4 2 (3.28%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 25 (40.98%) Developer
2 10 (16.39%) Architect
2 10 (16.39%) Cloud Architect
2 10 (16.39%) Service Architect
3 9 (14.75%) Data Scientist
4 6 (9.84%) Applications Developer
4 6 (9.84%) Open Source Developer
4 6 (9.84%) Senior Data Scientist
5 5 (8.20%) Java Developer
5 5 (8.20%) JavaScript Developer
5 5 (8.20%) Ruby Developer
5 5 (8.20%) Ruby on Rails Developer
5 5 (8.20%) Web Developer
6 4 (6.56%) C++ Applications Developer
6 4 (6.56%) C++ Developer
6 4 (6.56%) MySQL Developer
6 4 (6.56%) Python Developer
6 4 (6.56%) Software Engineer
7 3 (4.92%) Software Developer
7 3 (4.92%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (22.95%) Web Services
2 12 (19.67%) D3.js
3 10 (16.39%) Java EE
3 10 (16.39%) RabbitMQ
4 9 (14.75%) XML
5 8 (13.11%) Apache Camel
6 7 (11.48%) ELK Stack
6 7 (11.48%) Middleware
7 6 (9.84%) AngularJS
7 6 (9.84%) FIX Protocol
7 6 (9.84%) LAMP
7 6 (9.84%) Sass
7 6 (9.84%) XML Schema
8 5 (8.20%) ActiveMQ
8 5 (8.20%) Apache CXF
8 5 (8.20%) Drools
8 5 (8.20%) Haml
8 5 (8.20%) jBPM
8 5 (8.20%) Node.js
8 5 (8.20%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.03%) Computer Science
2 10 (16.39%) Blog
2 10 (16.39%) Data Centre
2 10 (16.39%) Informatics
3 7 (11.48%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (11.48%) Applied Mathematics
3 7 (11.48%) Management Information System
3 7 (11.48%) Mathematics
3 7 (11.48%) Statistics
3 7 (11.48%) Visualisation
4 6 (9.84%) Derivative
4 6 (9.84%) Fixed Income
4 6 (9.84%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 6 (9.84%) Market Risk
4 6 (9.84%) Virtual Team
5 4 (6.56%) Interest Rate Derivative
6 1 (1.64%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.64%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 27 (44.26%) Linux
2 11 (18.03%) Windows
3 5 (8.20%) CentOS
4 4 (6.56%) Unix
5 3 (4.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (4.92%) Solaris
5 3 (4.92%) Windows Server
5 3 (4.92%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (3.28%) Android
6 2 (3.28%) Apple iOS
6 2 (3.28%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (42.62%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (29.51%) Analytics
3 16 (26.23%) Continuous Integration
4 14 (22.95%) TDD
5 13 (21.31%) DevOps
6 11 (18.03%) BDD
6 11 (18.03%) Open Source
7 10 (16.39%) Automated Testing
7 10 (16.39%) Capacity Management
7 10 (16.39%) Continuous Delivery
7 10 (16.39%) High Availability
7 10 (16.39%) OO
7 10 (16.39%) Release Management
7 10 (16.39%) Use Case
8 9 (14.75%) Statistical Modelling
9 7 (11.48%) Data Governance
9 7 (11.48%) Data Visualisation
10 6 (9.84%) Refactoring
10 6 (9.84%) Risk Analytics
10 6 (9.84%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 38 (62.30%) Python
2 37 (60.66%) Java
3 19 (31.15%) C#
4 18 (29.51%) SQL
5 16 (26.23%) C++
6 14 (22.95%) Ruby
7 11 (18.03%) JavaScript
7 11 (18.03%) PHP
8 9 (14.75%) Bash Shell
8 9 (14.75%) Scala
9 7 (11.48%) R
10 6 (9.84%) Perl
10 6 (9.84%) XPath
11 5 (8.20%) Jython
12 2 (3.28%) Smalltalk
13 1 (1.64%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 13 (21.31%) Degree
2 7 (11.48%) RHCE
3 3 (4.92%) CISSP
3 3 (4.92%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (4.92%) MCSA
3 3 (4.92%) MCSE
3 3 (4.92%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 17 (27.87%) Docker
2 7 (11.48%) Varnish
3 5 (8.20%) Active Directory
4 3 (4.92%) Virtual Desktop
4 3 (4.92%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (4.92%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (4.92%) vSphere
5 1 (1.64%) iptables
Systems Management
1 17 (27.87%) Opscode Chef
1 17 (27.87%) Puppet
2 10 (16.39%) CFEngine
3 8 (13.11%) Ansible
4 3 (4.92%) SCCM
Vendors
1 18 (29.51%) Oracle
2 16 (26.23%) Microsoft
3 13 (21.31%) Red Hat
4 11 (18.03%) Sybase
5 10 (16.39%) Google
5 10 (16.39%) VMware
6 7 (11.48%) Greenplum
6 7 (11.48%) Tableau
7 5 (8.20%) Talend
8 3 (4.92%) Cegedim Rx
8 3 (4.92%) Citrix
8 3 (4.92%) DevExpress
8 3 (4.92%) Sun
9 2 (3.28%) Vertica
10 1 (1.64%) Alterian
10 1 (1.64%) TIBCO
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