The first table below looks at the demand for PL/SQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PL/SQL over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Chester region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PL/SQL (PLSQL)
Rank 37 32 20
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -12
Permanent jobs citing PL/SQL 2 10 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 0.81% 3.91% 10.94%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.71% 7.19% 16.28%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 21
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.55%
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.17% +1.25%
Programming Languages Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
117 139 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 47.18% 54.30% 67.19%
Number of salaries quoted 78 107 120
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,100 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
PL/SQL
Cheshire

PL/SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

PL/SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

PL/SQL
Salary Trend in Chester

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

PL/SQL Salary Trend in Chester

PL/SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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 9 (100.00%) Oracle
2 8 (88.89%) SQL
3 7 (77.78%) Java
4 6 (66.67%) Spring
5 5 (55.56%) JIRA
6 4 (44.44%) Finance
6 4 (44.44%) Eclipse
6 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
6 4 (44.44%) J2EE
6 4 (44.44%) HTML
6 4 (44.44%) JUnit
6 4 (44.44%) JSP
6 4 (44.44%) Struts
6 4 (44.44%) Web Services
6 4 (44.44%) XML
6 4 (44.44%) jQuery
6 4 (44.44%) Oracle Database
7 3 (33.33%) JPA
7 3 (33.33%) Git (software)
7 3 (33.33%) JDBC
7 3 (33.33%) MVC
7 3 (33.33%) Spring MVC
7 3 (33.33%) Hibernate
7 3 (33.33%) WebSphere
8 2 (22.22%) Java EE
8 2 (22.22%) XPath
8 2 (22.22%) Ajax
8 2 (22.22%) Selenium
8 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (22.22%) Apache Axis

PL/SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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 3 (33.33%) WebSphere
2 2 (22.22%) Tomcat
2 2 (22.22%) Mule
3 1 (11.11%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle Database
2 2 (22.22%) MongoDB
2 2 (22.22%) NoSQL
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) JIRA
2 4 (44.44%) Eclipse
2 4 (44.44%) JUnit
3 3 (33.33%) Git (software)
4 2 (22.22%) Selenium
4 2 (22.22%) Maven
4 2 (22.22%) Ant
4 2 (22.22%) Cucumber
4 2 (22.22%) Jasmine
4 2 (22.22%) Karma Test Runner
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle Forms
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Developer
1 6 (66.67%) Java Developer
2 2 (22.22%) DBA
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle DBA
3 1 (11.11%) Web Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) J2EE Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Java Web Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Developer
3 1 (11.11%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (11.11%) Support Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) Spring
2 4 (44.44%) J2EE
2 4 (44.44%) HTML
2 4 (44.44%) JSP
2 4 (44.44%) Struts
2 4 (44.44%) Web Services
2 4 (44.44%) XML
2 4 (44.44%) jQuery
3 3 (33.33%) JPA
3 3 (33.33%) JDBC
3 3 (33.33%) Spring MVC
3 3 (33.33%) Hibernate
4 2 (22.22%) Java EE
4 2 (22.22%) Ajax
4 2 (22.22%) Apache Axis
4 2 (22.22%) SOAP
4 2 (22.22%) XSLT
4 2 (22.22%) WSDL
4 2 (22.22%) JAX-RPC
4 2 (22.22%) JAXB
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) UNIX
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) CentOS
2 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) MVC
2 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
2 2 (22.22%) BDD
2 2 (22.22%) Integration Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (11.11%) High Availability
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Improvement
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL
3 1 (11.11%) Change Management
3 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) SQL
2 7 (77.78%) Java
3 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
4 2 (22.22%) XPath
4 2 (22.22%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Data Guard
2 1 (11.11%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (22.22%) Perforce
2 2 (22.22%) IBM
3 1 (11.11%) Red Hat