Period
to 21 September 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland 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 21 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PostgreSQL (Postgres)
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
21 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 87 44 70
Rank change year-on-year -43 +26 -7
Permanent jobs citing PostgreSQL 9 6 2
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 1.25% 1.80% 0.36%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.88% 8.82% 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 1
10th Percentile " " "
25th Percentile £31,250 £35,000 £30,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £35,000 £40,000 £35,500
Median % change year-on-year -12.50% +12.68% -
75th Percentile £42,500 £45,000 £40,250
90th Percentile £45,050 " "
UK median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year - +13.04% -4.17%

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 Northern Ireland with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Northern Ireland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 232 68 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 32.18% 20.36% 27.06%
Number of salaries quoted 116 25 71
10th Percentile £27,500 £22,750 £23,750
25th Percentile £32,250 £28,750 £33,625
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £54,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +36.25% -11.11% +20.00%
75th Percentile £77,500 £47,500 £64,375
90th Percentile £82,500 £58,250 £68,058
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% +5.77% +4.00%

PostgreSQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

Job postings citing PostgreSQL as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland.

Job vacancy trend for PostgreSQL in Northern Ireland

PostgreSQL
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing PostgreSQL in Northern Ireland.

Salary trend for PostgreSQL in Northern Ireland

PostgreSQL
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PostgreSQL within the Northern Ireland region over the 6 months to 21 September 2021. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
County Antrim -38 9 £35,000 -12.50%
PostgreSQL
UK

For the 6 months to 21 September 2021, 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for PostgreSQL.

1 8 (88.89%) Python
2 7 (77.78%) SQL
3 5 (55.56%) Git (software)
4 4 (44.44%) RESTful
5 3 (33.33%) SaaS
5 3 (33.33%) Analytics
5 3 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (33.33%) dbt
5 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
5 3 (33.33%) QA
5 3 (33.33%) Unit Testing
6 2 (22.22%) KDB
6 2 (22.22%) Multithreading
6 2 (22.22%) Lua
6 2 (22.22%) Web Development
6 2 (22.22%) Degree
6 2 (22.22%) FIX Protocol
6 2 (22.22%) Life Science
6 2 (22.22%) Finance
6 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (22.22%) Unix
6 2 (22.22%) Linux
6 2 (22.22%) OO
6 2 (22.22%) C++
6 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
6 2 (22.22%) Informatica
6 2 (22.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (22.22%) TIBCO
6 2 (22.22%) Middleware
6 2 (22.22%) AngularJS

PostgreSQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) dbt
1 3 (33.33%) SaaS
2 2 (22.22%) PaaS
3 1 (11.11%) AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) KDB
1 2 (22.22%) Kdb+
2 1 (11.11%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Git (software)
2 2 (22.22%) Clang
2 2 (22.22%) CMake
2 2 (22.22%) Valgrind
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Python Developer
3 2 (22.22%) C++ Software Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 2 (22.22%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 2 (22.22%) Software Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Software Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Web Developer
4 1 (11.11%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) RESTful
2 2 (22.22%) Angular 2
2 2 (22.22%) AngularJS
2 2 (22.22%) FIX Protocol
2 2 (22.22%) Middleware
2 2 (22.22%) WebSockets
3 1 (11.11%) CodeIgniter
3 1 (11.11%) Laravel
3 1 (11.11%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 2 (22.22%) Life Science
2 1 (11.11%) Cloud Native
2 1 (11.11%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
1 2 (22.22%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Analytics
1 3 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
1 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
1 3 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) Front End Development
2 2 (22.22%) Low Latency
2 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
2 2 (22.22%) Multithreaded Programming
2 2 (22.22%) Multithreading
2 2 (22.22%) OO
2 2 (22.22%) Performance Analysis
2 2 (22.22%) Test Automation
2 2 (22.22%) Web Development
3 1 (11.11%) Artificial Intelligence
3 1 (11.11%) Data Analytics
3 1 (11.11%) Data Strategy
3 1 (11.11%) Machine Learning
3 1 (11.11%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) Python
2 7 (77.78%) SQL
3 2 (22.22%) C++
3 2 (22.22%) Lua
3 2 (22.22%) R
4 1 (11.11%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Informatica
1 2 (22.22%) Solace
1 2 (22.22%) TIBCO