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 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 67 91 77
Rank change year-on-year +24 -14  
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 24 9 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 2.14% 0.67% 1.92%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.90% 2.50% 7.26%
Number of salaries quoted 14 6 11
Median salary £41,250 £32,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.92% -9.72%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50%  

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

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 407 360 358
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 36.31% 26.89% 26.50%
Number of salaries quoted 258 241 246
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +18.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

PostgreSQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh citing PostgreSQL as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

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 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for PostgreSQL in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for PostgreSQL.

1 29 (67.44%) Java
1 29 (67.44%) Python
2 25 (58.14%) MongoDB
3 23 (53.49%) Linux
4 20 (46.51%) Open Source
5 17 (39.53%) Elastic Stack
6 16 (37.21%) TDD
7 15 (34.88%) Spring
8 14 (32.56%) Continuous Integration
9 13 (30.23%) Drools
9 13 (30.23%) Hadoop
9 13 (30.23%) Talend Open Studio
9 13 (30.23%) Pentaho
9 13 (30.23%) jBPM
9 13 (30.23%) Java EE
9 13 (30.23%) Neo4j
9 13 (30.23%) Talend
9 13 (30.23%) Microservices
9 13 (30.23%) ActiveMQ
9 13 (30.23%) SOA
9 13 (30.23%) MySQL
10 12 (27.91%) Agile Software Development
10 12 (27.91%) Analytics
10 12 (27.91%) Apache Camel
11 11 (25.58%) PHP
11 11 (25.58%) XML
12 9 (20.93%) NoSQL
13 8 (18.60%) Web Development
13 8 (18.60%) SQL
13 8 (18.60%) Scrum

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 (16.28%) JBoss
2 5 (11.63%) nginx
3 4 (9.30%) ArcGIS
4 2 (4.65%) Apache
4 2 (4.65%) CMS
5 1 (2.33%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.98%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (58.14%) MongoDB
2 13 (30.23%) Hadoop
2 13 (30.23%) MySQL
2 13 (30.23%) Neo4j
2 13 (30.23%) Pentaho
3 9 (20.93%) NoSQL
4 7 (16.28%) Big Data
4 7 (16.28%) RDBMS
4 7 (16.28%) Relational Database
5 4 (9.30%) Amazon Redshift
5 4 (9.30%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (9.30%) GIS
5 4 (9.30%) QGIS
6 1 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (30.23%) Talend Open Studio
2 2 (4.65%) HttpUnit
2 2 (4.65%) JMeter
2 2 (4.65%) JUnit
3 1 (2.33%) Ant
3 1 (2.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.33%) Maven
3 1 (2.33%) Subversion
General
1 7 (16.28%) Marketing
2 1 (2.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (41.86%) Developer
2 13 (30.23%) Java Developer
3 7 (16.28%) Analyst
3 7 (16.28%) Data Analyst
3 7 (16.28%) Data Scientist
4 5 (11.63%) Software Engineer
5 4 (9.30%) Data Engineer
5 4 (9.30%) GIS Analyst
5 4 (9.30%) GIS Data Analyst
5 4 (9.30%) Software Developer
5 4 (9.30%) Web Developer
6 3 (6.98%) Applications Developer
6 3 (6.98%) Service Analyst
6 3 (6.98%) Web Applications Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Java Applications Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Java Web Applications Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Java Web Developer
8 1 (2.33%) DBA
8 1 (2.33%) DevOps Engineer
8 1 (2.33%) Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (39.53%) Elastic Stack
2 15 (34.88%) Spring
3 13 (30.23%) ActiveMQ
3 13 (30.23%) Drools
3 13 (30.23%) Java EE
3 13 (30.23%) jBPM
4 12 (27.91%) Apache Camel
5 11 (25.58%) XML
6 7 (16.28%) Middleware
6 7 (16.28%) XSLT
7 5 (11.63%) Django
8 4 (9.30%) Google Maps API
8 4 (9.30%) RESTful
8 4 (9.30%) SOAP
8 4 (9.30%) Web Services
9 3 (6.98%) AngularJS
10 2 (4.65%) D3.js
10 2 (4.65%) JPA
10 2 (4.65%) JSON
10 2 (4.65%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.30%) Algorithms
2 2 (4.65%) W3C
3 1 (2.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 23 (53.49%) Linux
2 2 (4.65%) Android
2 2 (4.65%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.33%) Solaris
3 1 (2.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (46.51%) Open Source
2 16 (37.21%) TDD
3 14 (32.56%) Continuous Integration
4 13 (30.23%) Microservices
4 13 (30.23%) SOA
5 12 (27.91%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (27.91%) Analytics
6 8 (18.60%) Scrum
6 8 (18.60%) Web Development
7 7 (16.28%) Big Data Analytics
7 7 (16.28%) Coaching
7 7 (16.28%) Data Analysis
7 7 (16.28%) Data Analytics
7 7 (16.28%) Mathematics
7 7 (16.28%) Workflow
8 6 (13.95%) SDLC
9 5 (11.63%) ETL
9 5 (11.63%) Machine Learning
9 5 (11.63%) Software Engineering
9 5 (11.63%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 29 (67.44%) Java
1 29 (67.44%) Python
2 11 (25.58%) PHP
3 8 (18.60%) SQL
4 6 (13.95%) Bash Shell
4 6 (13.95%) JavaScript
4 6 (13.95%) Perl
5 4 (9.30%) C++
6 2 (4.65%) Ruby
7 1 (2.33%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 7 (16.28%) Degree
2 4 (9.30%) RHCE
System Software
1 4 (9.30%) Docker
1 4 (9.30%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 4 (9.30%) Ansible
1 4 (9.30%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (9.30%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (30.23%) Talend
2 4 (9.30%) Google
2 4 (9.30%) Oracle
2 4 (9.30%) Red Hat
2 4 (9.30%) Vertica
2 4 (9.30%) VMware
3 2 (4.65%) Alterian
4 1 (2.33%) Progress
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