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 24 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PL/SQL (PLSQL)
Rank 20 27 31
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +4
Permanent jobs citing PL/SQL 9 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 4.97% 1.43% 1.41%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.86% 8.11% 3.85%
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 4
Average salary £55,000 - £43,750
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
Programming Languages Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
70 37 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 38.67% 17.62% 36.75%
Number of salaries quoted 61 19 87
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 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +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 24 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 18 (100.00%) SQL
1 18 (100.00%) Oracle
2 15 (83.33%) Oracle RAC
2 15 (83.33%) Linux
2 15 (83.33%) UNIX
2 15 (83.33%) Oracle Database
3 14 (77.78%) Relational Database
3 14 (77.78%) Windows
3 14 (77.78%) RDBMS
3 14 (77.78%) OCP
3 14 (77.78%) Oracle Certification
3 14 (77.78%) SQLPlus
4 13 (72.22%) Oracle EBS R12
4 13 (72.22%) Oracle Exadata
4 13 (72.22%) Business Intelligence
4 13 (72.22%) Performance Tuning
5 12 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
5 12 (66.67%) SQL Server
5 12 (66.67%) MySQL
6 11 (61.11%) Oracle Exalogic
6 11 (61.11%) Hadoop
6 11 (61.11%) Middleware
6 11 (61.11%) NoSQL
7 3 (16.67%) Oracle RMAN
7 3 (16.67%) Oracle EBS
8 2 (11.11%) Essbase
8 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (11.11%) Oracle BI EE
8 2 (11.11%) WebLogic
8 2 (11.11%) Solaris

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

For the 6 months to 24 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 (11.11%) WebLogic
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle Application Server
Business Applications
1 13 (72.22%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (16.67%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (5.56%) Siebel Analytics
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle Applications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (83.33%) Oracle Database
2 14 (77.78%) Relational Database
2 14 (77.78%) RDBMS
2 14 (77.78%) SQLPlus
3 13 (72.22%) Oracle Exadata
4 12 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
4 12 (66.67%) SQL Server
4 12 (66.67%) MySQL
5 11 (61.11%) Hadoop
5 11 (61.11%) NoSQL
6 2 (11.11%) Essbase
6 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (11.11%) Oracle BI EE
6 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (5.56%) Oracle Discoverer
7 1 (5.56%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (5.56%) Oracle9i Database
7 1 (5.56%) OLAP
7 1 (5.56%) Oracle OLAP
7 1 (5.56%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Toad
1 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (5.56%) Banking
1 1 (5.56%) Retail
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (88.89%) DBA
1 16 (88.89%) Oracle DBA
2 11 (61.11%) Consultant
2 11 (61.11%) Oracle Consultant
3 3 (16.67%) Administrator
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle Applications DBA
4 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence Specialist
4 1 (5.56%) Applications Specialist
4 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (61.11%) Middleware
2 1 (5.56%) CSS
2 1 (5.56%) MSMQ
2 1 (5.56%) HTML
2 1 (5.56%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (61.11%) Oracle Exalogic
Operating Systems
1 15 (83.33%) Linux
1 15 (83.33%) UNIX
2 14 (77.78%) Windows
3 2 (11.11%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (72.22%) Business Intelligence
1 13 (72.22%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (5.56%) ERP
2 1 (5.56%) Data Modelling
2 1 (5.56%) SOA
2 1 (5.56%) ETL
2 1 (5.56%) Data Architecture
2 1 (5.56%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (5.56%) Kimball Methodology
2 1 (5.56%) Analytics
2 1 (5.56%) Inmon Methodology
2 1 (5.56%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (5.56%) Shell Script
2 1 (5.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 14 (77.78%) OCP
1 14 (77.78%) Oracle Certification
2 2 (11.11%) OCA
3 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) QA
1 1 (5.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (5.56%) Basel II
System Software
1 15 (83.33%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (16.67%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (5.56%) Hyperion
2 1 (5.56%) Informatica
2 1 (5.56%) JD Edwards
2 1 (5.56%) PeopleSoft
2 1 (5.56%) Siebel
2 1 (5.56%) Business Objects