Period
to 14 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for PostgreSQL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited PostgreSQL over the 6 months to 14 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 99 98 115
Rank change year-on-year -1 +17 -28
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 49 50 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.94% 2.00% 1.32%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.20% 5.76% 4.80%
Number of salaries quoted 30 18 24
Edinburgh median annual salary £55,000 £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +37.50% -20.00% +38.89%
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +36.99%

PostgreSQL is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 681 868 687
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 26.91% 34.73% 27.41%
Number of salaries quoted 478 553 431
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11% +12.50%
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £68,750 £67,500 £61,750
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +9.76%

PostgreSQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing PostgreSQL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for PostgreSQL in Edinburgh

PostgreSQL
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PostgreSQL in Edinburgh.

Salary trend for PostgreSQL in Edinburgh

PostgreSQL
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PostgreSQL in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 14 August 2018.

Salary histogram for PostgreSQL in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 14 August 2018, IT jobs citing PostgreSQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for PostgreSQL.

1 27 (55.10%) Java
2 20 (40.82%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (38.78%) JavaScript
4 18 (36.73%) Python
5 16 (32.65%) SQL
6 14 (28.57%) DevOps
6 14 (28.57%) Microservices
7 13 (26.53%) Fintech
7 13 (26.53%) MongoDB
7 13 (26.53%) NoSQL
7 13 (26.53%) Linux
7 13 (26.53%) Spring
8 12 (24.49%) Hibernate
8 12 (24.49%) MySQL
8 12 (24.49%) AngularJS
9 11 (22.45%) Git (software)
9 11 (22.45%) Oracle
9 11 (22.45%) CSS
10 10 (20.41%) Windows
10 10 (20.41%) SQL Server
10 10 (20.41%) HTML
10 10 (20.41%) React
11 9 (18.37%) Relational Database
11 9 (18.37%) Amazon AWS
11 9 (18.37%) Node.js
11 9 (18.37%) Scrum
12 8 (16.33%) Software Engineering
12 8 (16.33%) OOP
12 8 (16.33%) RDBMS
12 8 (16.33%) Machine Learning

PostgreSQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 7 (14.29%) Apache Spark
2 5 (10.20%) Apache
2 5 (10.20%) Tomcat
3 4 (8.16%) SAS
4 3 (6.12%) Confluence
5 1 (2.04%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (2.04%) JBoss
5 1 (2.04%) nginx
5 1 (2.04%) WildFly
Applications
1 3 (6.12%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (18.37%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (8.16%) IaaS
2 4 (8.16%) PaaS
2 4 (8.16%) SaaS
3 3 (6.12%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (6.12%) Office 365
3 3 (6.12%) Slack
4 1 (2.04%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (2.04%) GitHub
4 1 (2.04%) Google Analytics
4 1 (2.04%) Route 53
4 1 (2.04%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.04%) Firewall
1 1 (2.04%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (26.53%) MongoDB
1 13 (26.53%) NoSQL
2 12 (24.49%) MySQL
3 10 (20.41%) SQL Server
4 9 (18.37%) Relational Database
5 8 (16.33%) RDBMS
6 6 (12.24%) Apache Cassandra
7 5 (10.20%) Oracle Database
7 5 (10.20%) Redis
8 4 (8.16%) BusinessObjects
8 4 (8.16%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (8.16%) DB2
8 4 (8.16%) HBase
8 4 (8.16%) Oracle Database 10g
8 4 (8.16%) Oracle Database 11g
8 4 (8.16%) Oracle Database 12c
9 3 (6.12%) SQLite
10 2 (4.08%) Apache Hive
10 2 (4.08%) Big Data
10 2 (4.08%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 11 (22.45%) Git (software)
2 3 (6.12%) Bitbucket
2 3 (6.12%) Cucumber
2 3 (6.12%) git-flow
2 3 (6.12%) Selenium
2 3 (6.12%) Subversion
3 1 (2.04%) IntelliJ
3 1 (2.04%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.04%) JIRA
3 1 (2.04%) Maven
General
1 6 (12.24%) Finance
2 4 (8.16%) Advertising
3 1 (2.04%) Automotive
3 1 (2.04%) Banking
3 1 (2.04%) Multimedia
3 1 (2.04%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (40.82%) Developer
2 11 (22.45%) Java Developer
3 7 (14.29%) AWS Developer
3 7 (14.29%) J2EE Developer
3 7 (14.29%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 5 (10.20%) DevOps Engineer
4 5 (10.20%) Java Engineer
4 5 (10.20%) Senior Developer
4 5 (10.20%) Senior Java Developer
4 5 (10.20%) Software Engineer
5 4 (8.16%) Architect
5 4 (8.16%) Cloud Architect
5 4 (8.16%) Data Engineer
5 4 (8.16%) Linux Engineer
5 4 (8.16%) Senior J2EE Developer
5 4 (8.16%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
5 4 (8.16%) Software Developer
5 4 (8.16%) Technical Architect
6 3 (6.12%) AWS DevOps
6 3 (6.12%) AWS DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (26.53%) Spring
2 12 (24.49%) AngularJS
2 12 (24.49%) Hibernate
3 11 (22.45%) CSS
4 10 (20.41%) HTML
4 10 (20.41%) React
5 9 (18.37%) Node.js
6 8 (16.33%) HTML5
6 8 (16.33%) Spring Boot
7 7 (14.29%) J2EE
7 7 (14.29%) Java EE
8 5 (10.20%) CSS3
9 4 (8.16%) .NET
9 4 (8.16%) Kafka
10 3 (6.12%) jQuery
10 3 (6.12%) LESS
11 2 (4.08%) Backbone.js
11 2 (4.08%) Ember.js
11 2 (4.08%) KnockoutJS
11 2 (4.08%) SciPy
Miscellaneous
1 13 (26.53%) Fintech
2 4 (8.16%) DataPower
3 3 (6.12%) Algorithms
3 3 (6.12%) User Experience
3 3 (6.12%) Virtual Team
4 1 (2.04%) Cloud Native
4 1 (2.04%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.04%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.04%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (2.04%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.04%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 13 (26.53%) Linux
2 10 (20.41%) Windows
3 4 (8.16%) AIX
3 4 (8.16%) HPUX
3 4 (8.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (8.16%) Solaris
3 4 (8.16%) Unix
4 2 (4.08%) Android
5 1 (2.04%) CentOS
5 1 (2.04%) Debian
5 1 (2.04%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (40.82%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (28.57%) DevOps
2 14 (28.57%) Microservices
3 9 (18.37%) Scrum
4 8 (16.33%) Machine Learning
4 8 (16.33%) OOP
4 8 (16.33%) Open Source
4 8 (16.33%) Software Engineering
5 7 (14.29%) Migration
6 6 (12.24%) Analytics
6 6 (12.24%) BDD
6 6 (12.24%) Data Science
6 6 (12.24%) E-Commerce
7 5 (10.20%) Problem-Solving
7 5 (10.20%) Visualisation
8 4 (8.16%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (8.16%) ETL
8 4 (8.16%) High Availability
8 4 (8.16%) Kanban
8 4 (8.16%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 27 (55.10%) Java
2 19 (38.78%) JavaScript
3 18 (36.73%) Python
4 16 (32.65%) SQL
5 6 (12.24%) PHP
6 4 (8.16%) C#
7 3 (6.12%) Bash Shell
7 3 (6.12%) C
7 3 (6.12%) C++
7 3 (6.12%) ES6
7 3 (6.12%) Perl
7 3 (6.12%) PowerShell
7 3 (6.12%) R
7 3 (6.12%) TypeScript
7 3 (6.12%) VB
7 3 (6.12%) VB.NET
7 3 (6.12%) VBA
8 1 (2.04%) ES7
8 1 (2.04%) Go
Qualifications
1 2 (4.08%) Degree
2 1 (2.04%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (6.12%) Docker
2 1 (2.04%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.04%) Postfix
2 1 (2.04%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (8.16%) Tivoli
1 4 (8.16%) Tivoli Monitoring
2 1 (2.04%) Ansible
2 1 (2.04%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (2.04%) HAProxy
2 1 (2.04%) Kubernetes
2 1 (2.04%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.04%) Terraform
Vendors
1 11 (22.45%) Oracle
2 4 (8.16%) Hitachi
2 4 (8.16%) Hortonworks
2 4 (8.16%) IBM
3 3 (6.12%) Atlassian
3 3 (6.12%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.04%) Google
4 1 (2.04%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.04%) Tableau
4 1 (2.04%) Talend
4 1 (2.04%) Teradata
4 1 (2.04%) VMware