The first table below looks at the demand for PL/SQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PL/SQL over the 3 months to 16 April 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 Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PL/SQL (PLSQL)
Rank 20 28 32
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +4
Permanent jobs citing PL/SQL 11 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 5.56% 1.38% 1.46%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.47% 7.69% 3.96%
Number of salaries quoted 10 0 4
Average salary £55,000 - £43,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Programming Languages Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
76 39 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 38.38% 17.89% 36.86%
Number of salaries quoted 66 19 83
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £35,000 £29,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
PL/SQL
England

PL/SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

PL/SQL Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

PL/SQL
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

PL/SQL Salary Trend in the Midlands

PL/SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 19 (100.00%) SQL
1 19 (100.00%) Oracle
2 16 (84.21%) Oracle RAC
2 16 (84.21%) UNIX
2 16 (84.21%) Linux
2 16 (84.21%) Oracle Database
3 15 (78.95%) Relational Database
3 15 (78.95%) RDBMS
3 15 (78.95%) OCP
3 15 (78.95%) Oracle Certification
3 15 (78.95%) SQLPlus
4 14 (73.68%) Windows
4 14 (73.68%) Performance Tuning
4 14 (73.68%) Oracle Exadata
5 13 (68.42%) Oracle EBS R12
5 13 (68.42%) SQL Server
5 13 (68.42%) MySQL
5 13 (68.42%) Business Intelligence
6 12 (63.16%) Data Warehouse
7 11 (57.89%) Middleware
7 11 (57.89%) Hadoop
7 11 (57.89%) Oracle Exalogic
7 11 (57.89%) NoSQL
8 4 (21.05%) Oracle RMAN
9 3 (15.79%) Oracle EBS
9 3 (15.79%) Oracle Database 11g
9 3 (15.79%) Oracle Database 10g
9 3 (15.79%) Solaris
10 2 (10.53%) WebLogic
10 2 (10.53%) OCA

PL/SQL
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 (10.53%) WebLogic
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle Application Server
Business Applications
1 13 (68.42%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (15.79%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (5.26%) Siebel Analytics
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle 11i
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (84.21%) Oracle Database
2 15 (78.95%) Relational Database
2 15 (78.95%) RDBMS
2 15 (78.95%) SQLPlus
3 14 (73.68%) Oracle Exadata
4 13 (68.42%) SQL Server
4 13 (68.42%) MySQL
5 12 (63.16%) Data Warehouse
6 11 (57.89%) Hadoop
6 11 (57.89%) NoSQL
7 3 (15.79%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (15.79%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (10.53%) Oracle9i Database
8 2 (10.53%) Oracle BI EE
8 2 (10.53%) Essbase
9 1 (5.26%) Oracle OLAP
9 1 (5.26%) Oracle Discoverer
9 1 (5.26%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (5.26%) OLAP
9 1 (5.26%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Toad
1 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (5.26%) Finance
1 1 (5.26%) Banking
1 1 (5.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (89.47%) DBA
1 17 (89.47%) Oracle DBA
2 11 (57.89%) Consultant
2 11 (57.89%) Oracle Consultant
3 4 (21.05%) Administrator
4 1 (5.26%) Applications Specialist
4 1 (5.26%) Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle Applications DBA
4 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (57.89%) Middleware
2 1 (5.26%) MSMQ
2 1 (5.26%) CSS
2 1 (5.26%) HTML
2 1 (5.26%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (57.89%) Oracle Exalogic
Operating Systems
1 16 (84.21%) UNIX
1 16 (84.21%) Linux
2 14 (73.68%) Windows
3 3 (15.79%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (73.68%) Performance Tuning
2 13 (68.42%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (10.53%) Data Modelling
4 1 (5.26%) Migration
4 1 (5.26%) Data Architecture
4 1 (5.26%) SOA
4 1 (5.26%) ETL
4 1 (5.26%) ERP
4 1 (5.26%) Kimball Methodology
4 1 (5.26%) Analytics
4 1 (5.26%) Inmon Methodology
4 1 (5.26%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (10.53%) Shell Script
3 1 (5.26%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 15 (78.95%) OCP
1 15 (78.95%) Oracle Certification
2 2 (10.53%) OCA
3 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (5.26%) Basel II
1 1 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 16 (84.21%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (21.05%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (5.26%) Hyperion
2 1 (5.26%) Informatica
2 1 (5.26%) JD Edwards
2 1 (5.26%) Siebel
2 1 (5.26%) PeopleSoft
2 1 (5.26%) Business Objects