The table below looks at the statistics for PL/SQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PL/SQL over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PL/SQL (PLSQL)
Rank 54 56 66
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +10
Permanent jobs citing PL/SQL 4 14 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.86% 2.37% 1.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.54% 3.59% 2.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 9 5
Average salary £45,000 £41,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% -3.52%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
PL/SQL
North West

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

Programming Languages Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
260 390 350
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 55.91% 65.99% 60.98%
Number of salaries quoted 213 362 308
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £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 Merseyside

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

PL/SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

PL/SQL
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

PL/SQL Salary Trend in Merseyside

PL/SQL
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PL/SQL within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 23 January 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
Liverpool +5 4 £45,000 +11.11%
PL/SQL
North West

PL/SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 11 (100.00%) SQL
1 11 (100.00%) Oracle
2 10 (90.91%) Oracle Database
3 9 (81.82%) Oracle Database 11g
4 8 (72.73%) Oracle Forms
4 8 (72.73%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (18.18%) Oracle Fusion
5 2 (18.18%) Oracle Service Bus
5 2 (18.18%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (18.18%) SOA
5 2 (18.18%) Java
5 2 (18.18%) UNIX
5 2 (18.18%) WebLogic
5 2 (18.18%) Middleware
6 1 (9.09%) Web Services
6 1 (9.09%) XML
6 1 (9.09%) XSD
6 1 (9.09%) XSLT
6 1 (9.09%) Ant
6 1 (9.09%) WSDL
6 1 (9.09%) Oracle Discoverer
6 1 (9.09%) SLA
6 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (9.09%) XQuery
6 1 (9.09%) Workflow
6 1 (9.09%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (9.09%) Oracle ODI
6 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
6 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills

PL/SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 2 (18.18%) Oracle Service Bus
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 2 (18.18%) WebLogic
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Workflow
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (90.91%) Oracle Database
2 9 (81.82%) Oracle Database 11g
3 8 (72.73%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle Discoverer
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (72.73%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (9.09%) Ant
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Developer
2 8 (72.73%) Oracle Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Analyst Programmer
3 1 (9.09%) Programmer
3 1 (9.09%) Applications Support
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Developer
3 1 (9.09%) PL/SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle Fusion
1 2 (18.18%) Middleware
2 1 (9.09%) Web Services
2 1 (9.09%) XML
2 1 (9.09%) XSD
2 1 (9.09%) XSLT
2 1 (9.09%) WSDL
2 1 (9.09%) Spring
2 1 (9.09%) Spring Web Flow
2 1 (9.09%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (18.18%) SOA
2 1 (9.09%) Workflow
2 1 (9.09%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (18.18%) Java
3 1 (9.09%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Oracle