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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PL/SQL (PLSQL)
Rank 61 117 94
Rank change year-on-year
+56 -23
Permanent jobs citing PL/SQL 70 13 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 3.01% 0.61% 1.04%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.22% 1.31% 2.37%
Number of salaries quoted 59 9 17
Average salary £43,000 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.85% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,100 £36,100
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £41,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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
969 990 759
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 41.64% 46.33% 43.90%
Number of salaries quoted 839 913 658
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,950 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 22 September 2014.

PL/SQL Salary Histogram in Birmingham

PL/SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 September 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.

1 105 (100.00%) SQL
2 92 (87.62%) Oracle
3 52 (49.52%) Oracle Database
4 42 (40.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 41 (39.05%) UNIX
6 37 (35.24%) SQL Server
7 35 (33.33%) Finance
8 33 (31.43%) Java
9 31 (29.52%) Oracle EBS
10 30 (28.57%) Security Cleared
11 27 (25.71%) SC Cleared
12 26 (24.76%) Workflow
12 26 (24.76%) Oracle Workflow
13 25 (23.81%) Data Warehouse
14 24 (22.86%) Oracle EBS R12
14 24 (22.86%) Relational Database
15 22 (20.95%) Business Intelligence
16 21 (20.00%) Shell Script
17 20 (19.05%) ERP
18 19 (18.10%) Business Objects
18 19 (18.10%) Oracle Discoverer
19 18 (17.14%) RDBMS
20 17 (16.19%) Toad
20 17 (16.19%) C
20 17 (16.19%) User Acceptance Testing
21 16 (15.24%) Mentoring
21 16 (15.24%) Oracle BI Publisher
21 16 (15.24%) Oracle iRecruitment
21 16 (15.24%) Data Mart
21 16 (15.24%) Taleo

PL/SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 (24.76%) Oracle Workflow
2 10 (9.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 6 (5.71%) WebSphere
4 3 (2.86%) WebLogic
5 2 (1.90%) Oracle Application Server
5 2 (1.90%) SAS
Business Applications
1 31 (29.52%) Oracle EBS
2 24 (22.86%) Oracle EBS R12
3 16 (15.24%) Oracle iRecruitment
4 14 (13.33%) Oracle Applications
5 10 (9.52%) Oracle ERP
6 2 (1.90%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.95%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 16 (15.24%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.95%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (49.52%) Oracle Database
2 42 (40.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 37 (35.24%) SQL Server
4 25 (23.81%) Data Warehouse
5 24 (22.86%) Relational Database
6 19 (18.10%) Oracle Discoverer
7 18 (17.14%) RDBMS
8 16 (15.24%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 16 (15.24%) Data Mart
9 15 (14.29%) Oracle Database 10g
10 13 (12.38%) Oracle Reports
11 9 (8.57%) Oracle BI EE
12 6 (5.71%) Data Mining
13 4 (3.81%) Oracle9i Database
14 3 (2.86%) Oracle Exadata
14 3 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
14 3 (2.86%) Oracle8/8i Database
14 3 (2.86%) SQL Server 2005
14 3 (2.86%) Essbase
15 2 (1.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 17 (16.19%) Toad
2 14 (13.33%) Oracle Forms
3 5 (4.76%) Oracle APEX
4 4 (3.81%) ProC
4 4 (3.81%) Subversion
4 4 (3.81%) CruiseControl
5 2 (1.90%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 35 (33.33%) Finance
2 6 (5.71%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (0.95%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 33 (31.43%) Developer
2 23 (21.90%) Oracle Developer
3 21 (20.00%) Team Leader
4 18 (17.14%) Applications Support
5 16 (15.24%) Consultant
5 16 (15.24%) DBA
5 16 (15.24%) Functional Consultant
5 16 (15.24%) Oracle DBA
5 16 (15.24%) Oracle Consultant
5 16 (15.24%) Oracle Functional Consultant
6 12 (11.43%) Analyst
6 12 (11.43%) Data Warehouse Developer
6 12 (11.43%) Oracle Data Warehouse Developer
7 11 (10.48%) Support Team Leader
8 10 (9.52%) Oracle Team Leader
8 10 (9.52%) Development Team Leader
9 8 (7.62%) Support Analyst
9 8 (7.62%) Java Team Leader
10 6 (5.71%) Applications Developer
10 6 (5.71%) OBIEE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (10.48%) XML
2 6 (5.71%) HTML
2 6 (5.71%) XSLT
2 6 (5.71%) jQuery
3 5 (4.76%) CSS
3 5 (4.76%) Ajax
4 4 (3.81%) Ext JS
5 2 (1.90%) Web Services
6 1 (0.95%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (0.95%) AngularJS
6 1 (0.95%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.52%) Data Integration
2 8 (7.62%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (6.67%) Computer Science
4 5 (4.76%) Clustering
5 1 (0.95%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 41 (39.05%) UNIX
2 7 (6.67%) Windows
3 5 (4.76%) Linux
4 4 (3.81%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (24.76%) Workflow
2 22 (20.95%) Business Intelligence
3 20 (19.05%) ERP
4 17 (16.19%) User Acceptance Testing
5 16 (15.24%) Mentoring
6 15 (14.29%) ETL
7 12 (11.43%) Migration
7 12 (11.43%) Data Migration
7 12 (11.43%) Data Mapping
8 10 (9.52%) SOA
8 10 (9.52%) Performance Tuning
9 8 (7.62%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (5.71%) ITIL
10 6 (5.71%) Project Management
10 6 (5.71%) Test Scripting
11 5 (4.76%) Data Analysis
12 4 (3.81%) Code Coverage
12 4 (3.81%) Dimensional Modelling
12 4 (3.81%) Unit Testing
13 3 (2.86%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 105 (100.00%) SQL
2 33 (31.43%) Java
3 21 (20.00%) Shell Script
4 17 (16.19%) C
5 7 (6.67%) JavaScript
6 5 (4.76%) PHP
7 3 (2.86%) VBA
8 1 (0.95%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.95%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 30 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 27 (25.71%) SC Cleared
3 14 (13.33%) Oracle Certification
4 13 (12.38%) OCP
5 7 (6.67%) Degree
6 5 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.90%) Data Quality
System Software
1 15 (14.29%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (0.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.95%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (0.95%) Data Guard
1 1 (0.95%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 92 (87.62%) Oracle
2 19 (18.10%) Business Objects
3 9 (8.57%) Informatica
4 6 (5.71%) JBoss
4 6 (5.71%) Microsoft
5 5 (4.76%) Sybase
6 4 (3.81%) SAP
6 4 (3.81%) Sencha
7 3 (2.86%) Hyperion
8 2 (1.90%) Northgate
8 2 (1.90%) Talend
9 1 (0.95%) Netezza
9 1 (0.95%) Ab Initio
9 1 (0.95%) VMware