The table below looks at the statistics 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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PL/SQL (PLSQL)
Rank 47 44 34
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -10
Permanent jobs citing PL/SQL 7 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 2.43% 1.48% 2.79%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.95% 2.92% 5.56%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 7
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,250
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.03%
PL/SQL
Cheshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
177 137 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 61.46% 50.74% 50.20%
Number of salaries quoted 109 89 105
Average salary £42,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,100 £29,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 1 September 2015, 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 10 (100.00%) Java
1 10 (100.00%) Oracle
1 10 (100.00%) Spring
2 9 (90.00%) J2EE
2 9 (90.00%) Web Services
3 8 (80.00%) JDBC
3 8 (80.00%) SQL
4 7 (70.00%) JUnit
4 7 (70.00%) XML
4 7 (70.00%) Software Engineering
5 6 (60.00%) JIRA
5 6 (60.00%) Spring MVC
5 6 (60.00%) jQuery
5 6 (60.00%) JPA
5 6 (60.00%) Hibernate
5 6 (60.00%) MVC
5 6 (60.00%) Struts
5 6 (60.00%) Tomcat
5 6 (60.00%) HTML
5 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
6 5 (50.00%) Git (software)
6 5 (50.00%) Oracle Database
7 4 (40.00%) Maven
7 4 (40.00%) Ant
7 4 (40.00%) JSP
7 4 (40.00%) SOAP
8 3 (30.00%) Finance
8 3 (30.00%) Eclipse
8 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (30.00%) Selenium

PL/SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 6 (60.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (10.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (10.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (70.00%) JUnit
2 6 (60.00%) JIRA
3 5 (50.00%) Git (software)
4 4 (40.00%) Ant
4 4 (40.00%) Maven
5 3 (30.00%) Eclipse
5 3 (30.00%) Selenium
6 2 (20.00%) Subversion
6 2 (20.00%) Mockito
6 2 (20.00%) Jasmine
7 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Developer
1 7 (70.00%) Java Developer
2 6 (60.00%) Software Engineer
3 5 (50.00%) Programmer
3 5 (50.00%) Java Software Engineer
3 5 (50.00%) Java Programmer
3 5 (50.00%) Software Programmer
4 3 (30.00%) Consultant
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Software Consultant
5 1 (10.00%) Java Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) Spring
2 9 (90.00%) J2EE
2 9 (90.00%) Web Services
3 8 (80.00%) JDBC
4 7 (70.00%) XML
5 6 (60.00%) Spring MVC
5 6 (60.00%) HTML
5 6 (60.00%) Struts
5 6 (60.00%) JPA
5 6 (60.00%) jQuery
5 6 (60.00%) Hibernate
6 4 (40.00%) JSP
6 4 (40.00%) SOAP
7 3 (30.00%) Ajax
7 3 (30.00%) JSON
8 2 (20.00%) WSDL
8 2 (20.00%) JAXB
8 2 (20.00%) CSS
8 2 (20.00%) AngularJS
8 2 (20.00%) JAX-WS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (60.00%) MVC
3 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (20.00%) Web Development
4 2 (20.00%) SDLC
5 1 (10.00%) SOA
5 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (10.00%) TDD
5 1 (10.00%) Extreme Programming
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (80.00%) SQL
3 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (10.00%) XPath
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) IBM