The table below looks at the statistics for PL/SQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PL/SQL over the 3 months to 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PL/SQL (PLSQL)
Rank 88 101 81
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -20
Permanent jobs citing PL/SQL 49 19 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.22% 0.94% 2.18%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.54% 2.09% 4.96%
Number of salaries quoted 46 16 34
Average salary £42,000 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £33,750 £33,250
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
PL/SQL
West Midlands

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

Programming Languages Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
884 909 726
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 40.04% 44.93% 43.87%
Number of salaries quoted 817 824 618
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

PL/SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

PL/SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

PL/SQL
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

PL/SQL Salary Trend in Birmingham

PL/SQL
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PL/SQL across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 27 November 2014.

PL/SQL Salary Histogram in Birmingham

PL/SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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.

1 123 (100.00%) SQL
2 102 (82.93%) Oracle
3 55 (44.72%) Oracle Database
4 49 (39.84%) UNIX
5 44 (35.77%) SQL Server
6 43 (34.96%) Oracle Database 11g
7 35 (28.46%) Business Intelligence
8 33 (26.83%) Security Cleared
9 32 (26.02%) Oracle EBS
9 32 (26.02%) Finance
10 29 (23.58%) Oracle EBS R12
11 28 (22.76%) Java
12 27 (21.95%) SC Cleared
12 27 (21.95%) Relational Database
13 26 (21.14%) Oracle BI Publisher
13 26 (21.14%) Oracle Workflow
13 26 (21.14%) Workflow
14 25 (20.33%) ETL
15 24 (19.51%) Data Warehouse
16 23 (18.70%) Oracle Discoverer
17 22 (17.89%) Toad
18 21 (17.07%) Shell Script
18 21 (17.07%) Oracle BI EE
19 20 (16.26%) RDBMS
19 20 (16.26%) XML
20 19 (15.45%) User Acceptance Testing
21 18 (14.63%) ERP
22 17 (13.82%) Oracle Applications
22 17 (13.82%) Informatica
22 17 (13.82%) Analytical Skills

PL/SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 26 (21.14%) Oracle Workflow
2 10 (8.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 6 (4.88%) SharePoint
4 5 (4.07%) WebLogic
5 4 (3.25%) JBoss
5 4 (3.25%) WebSphere
6 3 (2.44%) Oracle Application Server
7 2 (1.63%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (3.25%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.63%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 32 (26.02%) Oracle EBS
2 29 (23.58%) Oracle EBS R12
3 17 (13.82%) Oracle Applications
4 16 (13.01%) Oracle iRecruitment
5 10 (8.13%) Oracle ERP
6 4 (3.25%) Oracle 11i
7 2 (1.63%) Oracle Financials
7 2 (1.63%) Oracle Payables
7 2 (1.63%) Oracle Receivables
7 2 (1.63%) Oracle Assets
7 2 (1.63%) Oracle General Ledger
8 1 (0.81%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 16 (13.01%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.63%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (44.72%) Oracle Database
2 44 (35.77%) SQL Server
3 43 (34.96%) Oracle Database 11g
4 27 (21.95%) Relational Database
5 26 (21.14%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 24 (19.51%) Data Warehouse
7 23 (18.70%) Oracle Discoverer
8 21 (17.07%) Oracle BI EE
9 20 (16.26%) RDBMS
10 14 (11.38%) Oracle Database 10g
10 14 (11.38%) Data Mart
11 12 (9.76%) Oracle Reports
12 7 (5.69%) Oracle9i Database
13 5 (4.07%) Essbase
13 5 (4.07%) Oracle8/8i Database
13 5 (4.07%) Oracle Exadata
14 4 (3.25%) SQL Server 2012
14 4 (3.25%) SQL Server 2005
14 4 (3.25%) SQL Server 2008
14 4 (3.25%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 22 (17.89%) Toad
2 13 (10.57%) Oracle Forms
3 5 (4.07%) ProC
4 4 (3.25%) Oracle APEX
5 3 (2.44%) CruiseControl
5 3 (2.44%) Subversion
6 1 (0.81%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 32 (26.02%) Finance
2 1 (0.81%) Manufacturing
2 1 (0.81%) Retail
Job Titles
1 43 (34.96%) Developer
2 23 (18.70%) Oracle Developer
3 20 (16.26%) Analyst
4 18 (14.63%) Consultant
4 18 (14.63%) DBA
4 18 (14.63%) Functional Consultant
4 18 (14.63%) Oracle DBA
4 18 (14.63%) Team Leader
4 18 (14.63%) Oracle Consultant
4 18 (14.63%) Oracle Functional Consultant
5 16 (13.01%) Applications Support
5 16 (13.01%) Support Analyst
6 11 (8.94%) OBIEE Developer
7 10 (8.13%) Oracle Team Leader
7 10 (8.13%) Development Team Leader
8 9 (7.32%) Data Warehouse Developer
8 9 (7.32%) 2nd Line Support
8 9 (7.32%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 9 (7.32%) Oracle Data Warehouse Developer
9 8 (6.50%) Support Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (16.26%) XML
2 16 (13.01%) XSLT
3 6 (4.88%) .NET
3 6 (4.88%) jQuery
4 5 (4.07%) HTML
5 4 (3.25%) CSS
5 4 (3.25%) Ajax
6 3 (2.44%) Ext JS
7 2 (1.63%) Web Services
8 1 (0.81%) AngularJS
8 1 (0.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (0.81%) NHibernate
8 1 (0.81%) JSP
8 1 (0.81%) Classic ASP
8 1 (0.81%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 17 (13.82%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (8.13%) Data Integration
3 5 (4.07%) Clustering
3 5 (4.07%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.44%) VAX
5 1 (0.81%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 49 (39.84%) UNIX
2 14 (11.38%) Windows
3 6 (4.88%) Linux
3 6 (4.88%) Oracle Linux
4 3 (2.44%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (28.46%) Business Intelligence
2 26 (21.14%) Workflow
3 25 (20.33%) ETL
4 19 (15.45%) User Acceptance Testing
5 18 (14.63%) ERP
6 16 (13.01%) Performance Tuning
7 14 (11.38%) ITIL
8 13 (10.57%) Mentoring
9 11 (8.94%) Data Migration
9 11 (8.94%) Migration
10 10 (8.13%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (8.13%) SOA
11 8 (6.50%) Data Mapping
12 6 (4.88%) Test Scripting
12 6 (4.88%) Project Management
13 4 (3.25%) Data Analysis
13 4 (3.25%) Stakeholder Management
14 3 (2.44%) Code Coverage
14 3 (2.44%) Disaster Recovery
14 3 (2.44%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 123 (100.00%) SQL
2 28 (22.76%) Java
3 21 (17.07%) Shell Script
4 14 (11.38%) C
5 6 (4.88%) JavaScript
6 4 (3.25%) PHP
7 3 (2.44%) VBA
8 1 (0.81%) C#
Qualifications
1 33 (26.83%) Security Cleared
2 27 (21.95%) SC Cleared
3 15 (12.20%) OCP
3 15 (12.20%) Oracle Certification
4 12 (9.76%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (4.07%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.81%) Data Quality
System Software
1 15 (12.20%) Oracle RMAN
2 4 (3.25%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.81%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (3.25%) Data Guard
2 2 (1.63%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 102 (82.93%) Oracle
2 17 (13.82%) Informatica
3 16 (13.01%) Business Objects
4 12 (9.76%) Sybase
5 6 (4.88%) Microsoft
6 5 (4.07%) Hyperion
7 3 (2.44%) SAP
7 3 (2.44%) Sencha
8 2 (1.63%) Northgate
9 1 (0.81%) Talend
9 1 (0.81%) VMware