The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
UK / Scotland
Rank 102 123 118
Rank change year-on-year +21 -5  
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 36 36 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.55% 1.23% 1.20%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.95% 4.03% 4.01%
Number of salaries quoted 22 22 17
Median salary £45,000 £41,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +3.12%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,000 £45,000
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 Scotland with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 911 894 922
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 39.28% 30.57% 29.83%
Number of salaries quoted 548 566 587
Median salary £42,500 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.52% +18.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

PostgreSQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland 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 Scotland

PostgreSQL
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for PostgreSQL in Scotland

PostgreSQL
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PostgreSQL in Scotland over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for PostgreSQL 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 24 March 2017. 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 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 +15 25 £41,250 +26.92% 4
West Lothian - 7 £45,000 -
Glasgow +7 1 £72,500 +45.00% 2
Dundee +6 1 - - 1
Stirling - 1 - -
PostgreSQL
UK

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 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 Scotland region with a requirement for PostgreSQL.

1 40 (59.70%) Java
2 39 (58.21%) Python
3 31 (46.27%) MongoDB
4 28 (41.79%) Linux
5 26 (38.81%) Open Source
6 24 (35.82%) Agile Software Development
7 19 (28.36%) TDD
7 19 (28.36%) Spring
7 19 (28.36%) Elastic Stack
8 18 (26.87%) Continuous Integration
9 17 (25.37%) Drools
9 17 (25.37%) Talend Open Studio
9 17 (25.37%) Pentaho
9 17 (25.37%) Hadoop
9 17 (25.37%) ActiveMQ
9 17 (25.37%) jBPM
9 17 (25.37%) Java EE
9 17 (25.37%) SOA
9 17 (25.37%) MySQL
9 17 (25.37%) Neo4j
9 17 (25.37%) Talend
10 16 (23.88%) Analytics
10 16 (23.88%) Apache Camel
10 16 (23.88%) Microservices
11 15 (22.39%) SDLC
11 15 (22.39%) JavaScript
11 15 (22.39%) PHP
11 15 (22.39%) SQL
11 15 (22.39%) Degree
11 15 (22.39%) Software Engineering

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 9 (13.43%) JBoss
2 5 (7.46%) nginx
3 4 (5.97%) ArcGIS
4 2 (2.99%) Apache
4 2 (2.99%) CMS
5 1 (1.49%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Weka
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.48%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (4.48%) SaaS
2 2 (2.99%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.99%) HTTP
1 2 (2.99%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (46.27%) MongoDB
2 17 (25.37%) Hadoop
2 17 (25.37%) MySQL
2 17 (25.37%) Neo4j
2 17 (25.37%) Pentaho
3 14 (20.90%) NoSQL
4 13 (19.40%) Relational Database
5 11 (16.42%) RDBMS
6 10 (14.93%) Big Data
7 7 (10.45%) Amazon Redshift
8 6 (8.96%) Apache Cassandra
8 6 (8.96%) GIS
9 4 (5.97%) QGIS
10 1 (1.49%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (1.49%) Redis
10 1 (1.49%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 17 (25.37%) Talend Open Studio
2 3 (4.48%) Subversion
2 3 (4.48%) Travis CI
3 2 (2.99%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.99%) HttpUnit
3 2 (2.99%) JIRA
3 2 (2.99%) JMeter
3 2 (2.99%) JUnit
4 1 (1.49%) Ant
4 1 (1.49%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.49%) Maven
General
1 9 (13.43%) Marketing
2 1 (1.49%) Finance
2 1 (1.49%) Games
2 1 (1.49%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 39 (58.21%) Developer
2 18 (26.87%) Java Developer
3 8 (11.94%) Analyst
3 8 (11.94%) Data Analyst
4 7 (10.45%) Data Scientist
5 6 (8.96%) Full Stack Developer
5 6 (8.96%) Software Engineer
5 6 (8.96%) Web Developer
6 5 (7.46%) Applications Developer
6 5 (7.46%) Software Developer
6 5 (7.46%) Web Applications Developer
7 4 (5.97%) Data Engineer
7 4 (5.97%) GIS Analyst
7 4 (5.97%) GIS Data Analyst
8 3 (4.48%) DBA
8 3 (4.48%) JavaScript Developer
8 3 (4.48%) Service Analyst
9 2 (2.99%) Java Applications Developer
9 2 (2.99%) Java Web Developer
9 2 (2.99%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (28.36%) Elastic Stack
1 19 (28.36%) Spring
2 17 (25.37%) ActiveMQ
2 17 (25.37%) Drools
2 17 (25.37%) Java EE
2 17 (25.37%) jBPM
3 16 (23.88%) Apache Camel
4 13 (19.40%) XML
5 10 (14.93%) Node.js
6 9 (13.43%) Middleware
6 9 (13.43%) XSLT
7 8 (11.94%) AngularJS
8 6 (8.96%) Django
9 5 (7.46%) RESTful
10 4 (5.97%) Google Maps API
10 4 (5.97%) SOAP
10 4 (5.97%) Web Services
11 3 (4.48%) .NET
11 3 (4.48%) REST
12 2 (2.99%) D3.js
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.45%) Computer Science
2 5 (7.46%) Algorithms
3 2 (2.99%) Blog
3 2 (2.99%) W3C
4 1 (1.49%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.49%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.49%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 28 (41.79%) Linux
2 2 (2.99%) Android
2 2 (2.99%) Apple iOS
2 2 (2.99%) Windows
3 1 (1.49%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (38.81%) Open Source
2 24 (35.82%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (28.36%) TDD
4 18 (26.87%) Continuous Integration
5 17 (25.37%) SOA
6 16 (23.88%) Analytics
6 16 (23.88%) Microservices
7 15 (22.39%) SDLC
7 15 (22.39%) Software Engineering
8 12 (17.91%) Web Development
9 10 (14.93%) Scrum
10 9 (13.43%) Big Data Analytics
10 9 (13.43%) Data Analytics
10 9 (13.43%) Workflow
11 7 (10.45%) Coaching
11 7 (10.45%) Data Analysis
11 7 (10.45%) Mathematics
11 7 (10.45%) OO
12 6 (8.96%) Machine Learning
12 6 (8.96%) Telematics
Programming Languages
1 40 (59.70%) Java
2 39 (58.21%) Python
3 15 (22.39%) JavaScript
3 15 (22.39%) PHP
3 15 (22.39%) SQL
4 8 (11.94%) Bash Shell
5 7 (10.45%) Perl
6 4 (5.97%) C#
6 4 (5.97%) C++
7 3 (4.48%) Ruby
8 1 (1.49%) R
8 1 (1.49%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 15 (22.39%) Degree
2 4 (5.97%) RHCE
3 3 (4.48%) SC Cleared
3 3 (4.48%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 8 (11.94%) Docker
2 4 (5.97%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 4 (5.97%) Ansible
1 4 (5.97%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (5.97%) Puppet
Vendors
1 17 (25.37%) Talend
2 6 (8.96%) Vertica
3 4 (5.97%) Google
3 4 (5.97%) Oracle
3 4 (5.97%) Red Hat
3 4 (5.97%) VMware
4 2 (2.99%) Alterian
4 2 (2.99%) Sybase
5 1 (1.49%) Progress
5 1 (1.49%) RapidMiner
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