The table below looks at the statistics for PL/SQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PL/SQL over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PL/SQL (PLSQL)
Rank 42 64 94
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +30
Permanent jobs citing PL/SQL 46 33 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 4.35% 3.18% 1.01%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.43% 6.24% 2.49%
Number of salaries quoted 41 32 11
Average salary £46,500 £36,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.27% -14.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,400 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
PL/SQL
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
441 529 482
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 41.68% 50.91% 40.71%
Number of salaries quoted 365 482 428
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £54,500 £54,900
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

PL/SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PL/SQL across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

PL/SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

PL/SQL
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PL/SQL across the Bedfordshire region.

PL/SQL Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

PL/SQL
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PL/SQL across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

PL/SQL Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

PL/SQL
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PL/SQL within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dunstable +12 12 £51,250 +22.02% 1
Luton -5 8 £33,750 +0.74%
PL/SQL
East of England

PL/SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing PL/SQL also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited PL/SQL.

1 81 (100.00%) SQL
2 69 (85.19%) Java
3 63 (77.78%) Oracle
4 54 (66.67%) SLA
5 52 (64.20%) Tomcat
6 41 (50.62%) ITIL
7 39 (48.15%) Shell Script
8 37 (45.68%) Linux
9 36 (44.44%) UNIX
9 36 (44.44%) Solaris
9 36 (44.44%) Apache
9 36 (44.44%) J2EE
9 36 (44.44%) Finance
10 34 (41.98%) Service Management
11 33 (40.74%) WebLogic
12 30 (37.04%) IIS
12 30 (37.04%) SQL Server
12 30 (37.04%) MySQL
13 26 (32.10%) XML
13 26 (32.10%) XSL
13 26 (32.10%) XSLT
14 24 (29.63%) Oracle Database
15 20 (24.69%) REST
16 16 (19.75%) JMS
16 16 (19.75%) AMQP
16 16 (19.75%) Mentoring
17 13 (16.05%) Java EE
18 11 (13.58%) Oracle RAC
18 11 (13.58%) Banking
19 10 (12.35%) Spring

PL/SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing PL/SQL also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited PL/SQL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 52 (64.20%) Tomcat
2 36 (44.44%) Apache
3 33 (40.74%) WebLogic
4 30 (37.04%) IIS
5 1 (1.23%) SharePoint Server
Business Applications
1 3 (3.70%) Summit
1 3 (3.70%) FLEXCUBE
1 3 (3.70%) Temenos T24
1 3 (3.70%) Finacle
Communications & Networking
1 16 (19.75%) AMQP
2 1 (1.23%) SAN
2 1 (1.23%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (37.04%) MySQL
1 30 (37.04%) SQL Server
2 24 (29.63%) Oracle Database
3 10 (12.35%) Oracle Database 10g
4 5 (6.17%) Oracle Reports
4 5 (6.17%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 1 (1.23%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 9 (11.11%) LoadRunner
General
1 36 (44.44%) Finance
2 11 (13.58%) Banking
3 9 (11.11%) Retail
4 2 (2.47%) Retail Banking
4 2 (2.47%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 58 (71.60%) Applications Support
2 38 (46.91%) Analyst
3 37 (45.68%) Support Analyst
3 37 (45.68%) Applications Support Analyst
4 20 (24.69%) Applications Support Specialist
4 20 (24.69%) Support Specialist
4 20 (24.69%) Applications Specialist
5 9 (11.11%) Architect
5 9 (11.11%) Test Architect
6 7 (8.64%) Consultant
7 6 (7.41%) Senior Analyst
7 6 (7.41%) Senior Support Analyst
7 6 (7.41%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
8 5 (6.17%) Developer
9 3 (3.70%) Technical Consultant
10 2 (2.47%) Java Developer
10 2 (2.47%) Implementation Consultant
10 2 (2.47%) Oracle Developer
11 1 (1.23%) IT Architect
11 1 (1.23%) Junior Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (44.44%) J2EE
2 26 (32.10%) XML
2 26 (32.10%) XSL
2 26 (32.10%) XSLT
3 20 (24.69%) REST
4 16 (19.75%) JMS
5 13 (16.05%) Java EE
6 10 (12.35%) Hibernate
6 10 (12.35%) Spring
6 10 (12.35%) JSF
6 10 (12.35%) JSP
6 10 (12.35%) Struts
7 4 (4.94%) Web Services
7 4 (4.94%) SOAP
8 2 (2.47%) CSS
8 2 (2.47%) HTML
8 2 (2.47%) .NET
8 2 (2.47%) .NET Framework
9 1 (1.23%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.47%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.23%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 37 (45.68%) Linux
2 36 (44.44%) UNIX
2 36 (44.44%) Solaris
3 1 (1.23%) SUSE
3 1 (1.23%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (50.62%) ITIL
2 34 (41.98%) Service Management
3 16 (19.75%) Mentoring
4 9 (11.11%) Performance Testing
4 9 (11.11%) Test Strategy
4 9 (11.11%) Non-Functional Testing
5 6 (7.41%) Project Management
5 6 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (6.17%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (6.17%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (3.70%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (2.47%) Enterprise Architecture
8 2 (2.47%) ERD
8 2 (2.47%) Data Modelling
8 2 (2.47%) UML
8 2 (2.47%) Data Analysis
8 2 (2.47%) Logical Data Model
8 2 (2.47%) Physical Data Model
9 1 (1.23%) Incident Management
9 1 (1.23%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 81 (100.00%) SQL
2 69 (85.19%) Java
3 39 (48.15%) Shell Script
4 2 (2.47%) Erlang
4 2 (2.47%) Groovy
4 2 (2.47%) T-SQL
4 2 (2.47%) VB
4 2 (2.47%) JavaScript
4 2 (2.47%) C
4 2 (2.47%) C#
4 2 (2.47%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (7.41%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (3.70%) Sun Certification
2 3 (3.70%) VCP4
3 1 (1.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (66.67%) SLA
2 9 (11.11%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 11 (13.58%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.23%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 3 (3.70%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (1.23%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 63 (77.78%) Oracle
2 9 (11.11%) HP
3 3 (3.70%) BEA
3 3 (3.70%) Avaloq
3 3 (3.70%) Fiserv
4 2 (2.47%) Lumesse