Period
to 20 February 2020

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 20 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
20 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 88 96 78
Rank change year-on-year +8 -18 +17
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 41 55 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 2.20% 2.22% 3.05%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.44% 8.42% 10.09%
Number of salaries quoted 23 44 32
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £63,250 £64,250 £57,500
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - -5.26% +5.56%

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 486 653 823
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 26.05% 26.35% 30.27%
Number of salaries quoted 304 458 525
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -5.88%
10th Percentile £30,375 £27,750 £28,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £65,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

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 20 February 2020.

Salary histogram for PostgreSQL in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 20 February 2020, 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 22 (53.66%) Java
2 18 (43.90%) JavaScript
3 17 (41.46%) Relational Database
4 15 (36.59%) Microservices
4 15 (36.59%) React
4 15 (36.59%) Open Source
4 15 (36.59%) RDBMS
4 15 (36.59%) Spring
5 14 (34.15%) OOP
5 14 (34.15%) Spring Boot
5 14 (34.15%) Fintech
6 13 (31.71%) Java 8
6 13 (31.71%) Hibernate
7 12 (29.27%) Software Engineering
8 11 (26.83%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (26.83%) Python
8 11 (26.83%) AWS
9 10 (24.39%) MySQL
9 10 (24.39%) Problem-Solving
10 9 (21.95%) Node.js
11 8 (19.51%) SQL
11 8 (19.51%) Linux
12 7 (17.07%) Visualisation
13 6 (14.63%) Data Visualisation
13 6 (14.63%) Mentoring
13 6 (14.63%) React Native
14 5 (12.20%) GraphQL
14 5 (12.20%) Self-Motivation
14 5 (12.20%) DevOps
14 5 (12.20%) Jenkins

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 2 (4.88%) Apache
1 2 (4.88%) Apache Airflow
1 2 (4.88%) Apache Spark
1 2 (4.88%) GlassFish
1 2 (4.88%) Luigi
1 2 (4.88%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 11 (26.83%) AWS
2 4 (9.76%) Office 365
3 3 (7.32%) npm
3 3 (7.32%) SaaS
4 2 (4.88%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (4.88%) Amazon S3
4 2 (4.88%) AWS Lambda
4 2 (4.88%) GCP
4 2 (4.88%) OpenShift
4 2 (4.88%) Serverless
5 1 (2.44%) Azure
5 1 (2.44%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.76%) SAN
2 2 (4.88%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (41.46%) Relational Database
2 15 (36.59%) RDBMS
3 10 (24.39%) MySQL
4 4 (9.76%) MongoDB
4 4 (9.76%) NoSQL
5 2 (4.88%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 2 (4.88%) BigQuery
5 2 (4.88%) MariaDB
6 1 (2.44%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (2.44%) Redis
6 1 (2.44%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (12.20%) Jenkins
2 2 (4.88%) NetBeans
3 1 (2.44%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.44%) Mocha
3 1 (2.44%) Protractor
3 1 (2.44%) Selenium
3 1 (2.44%) TestCafe
General
1 4 (9.76%) Banking
2 3 (7.32%) Marketing
3 1 (2.44%) Finance
3 1 (2.44%) Games
3 1 (2.44%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (46.34%) Developer
2 11 (26.83%) Software Engineer
3 9 (21.95%) Java Developer
4 8 (19.51%) Senior Software Engineer
5 7 (17.07%) JavaScript Developer
6 5 (12.20%) Java Engineer
6 5 (12.20%) Java Software Engineer
6 5 (12.20%) Junior
6 5 (12.20%) Senior Java Engineer
6 5 (12.20%) Senior Java Software Engineer
7 4 (9.76%) Full Stack Developer
7 4 (9.76%) JavaScript Engineer
7 4 (9.76%) Junior Java Software Engineer
7 4 (9.76%) Junior Software Engineer
7 4 (9.76%) Systems Engineer
8 2 (4.88%) Architect
8 2 (4.88%) Data Engineer
8 2 (4.88%) Senior Developer
8 2 (4.88%) Technical Architect
9 1 (2.44%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (36.59%) React
1 15 (36.59%) Spring
2 14 (34.15%) Spring Boot
3 13 (31.71%) Hibernate
4 9 (21.95%) Node.js
5 6 (14.63%) React Native
6 5 (12.20%) AngularJS
6 5 (12.20%) CSS
6 5 (12.20%) GraphQL
6 5 (12.20%) HTML
7 4 (9.76%) Redux
7 4 (9.76%) REST
8 3 (7.32%) .NET
9 2 (4.88%) AWS Amplify
9 2 (4.88%) jQuery
9 2 (4.88%) JSP
9 2 (4.88%) RESTful
9 2 (4.88%) Ruby on Rails
9 2 (4.88%) Swagger
9 2 (4.88%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.20%) Self-Motivation
2 3 (7.32%) Algorithms
3 2 (4.88%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.88%) Public Cloud
4 1 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.44%) iPad
4 1 (2.44%) Marketing Technology
4 1 (2.44%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (19.51%) Linux
2 4 (9.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (36.59%) Microservices
1 15 (36.59%) Open Source
2 14 (34.15%) Fintech
2 14 (34.15%) OOP
3 12 (29.27%) Software Engineering
4 11 (26.83%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (24.39%) Problem-Solving
6 7 (17.07%) Visualisation
7 6 (14.63%) Data Visualisation
7 6 (14.63%) Mentoring
8 5 (12.20%) DevOps
9 4 (9.76%) Migration
9 4 (9.76%) OO
9 4 (9.76%) TDD
10 3 (7.32%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (7.32%) Kanban
10 3 (7.32%) Machine Learning
10 3 (7.32%) Scrum
10 3 (7.32%) Unit Testing
11 2 (4.88%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 22 (53.66%) Java
2 18 (43.90%) JavaScript
3 13 (31.71%) Java 8
4 11 (26.83%) Python
5 8 (19.51%) SQL
6 4 (9.76%) Bash Shell
6 4 (9.76%) ES6
6 4 (9.76%) PowerShell
7 3 (7.32%) C++
7 3 (7.32%) PHP
7 3 (7.32%) TypeScript
8 2 (4.88%) GLSL
8 2 (4.88%) Ruby
8 2 (4.88%) Scala
9 1 (2.44%) Apple Swift
9 1 (2.44%) C#
9 1 (2.44%) Objective-C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) QA
System Software
1 4 (9.76%) Active Directory
2 3 (7.32%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (4.88%) Oozie
2 1 (2.44%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 2 (4.88%) Oracle