The table below looks at the statistics 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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PL/SQL (PLSQL)
Rank 36 20 29
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +9
Permanent jobs citing PL/SQL 1 9 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 0.60% 5.00% 1.06%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.33% 19.57% 2.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 0
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
PL/SQL
England

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

Programming Languages Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
43 46 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 25.90% 25.56% 37.04%
Number of salaries quoted 27 41 36
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 30 January 2015, 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 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (50.00%) Data Guard
3 2 (50.00%) High Availability
3 2 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (50.00%) UNIX
3 2 (50.00%) E-business
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle Application Server
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle9i Database
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle 11i
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (50.00%) RDBMS
3 2 (50.00%) SSL
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (25.00%) OCP
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (25.00%) PeopleTools

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 (50.00%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle 11i
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Assets
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle9i Database
2 2 (50.00%) RDBMS
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Discoverer
3 1 (25.00%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) PeopleTools
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) DBA
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle DBA
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Applications DBA
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Financials Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) PeopleSoft Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Middleware
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) UNIX
3 1 (25.00%) Solaris
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) High Availability
2 2 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (50.00%) E-business
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) PeopleCode
2 1 (25.00%) SQR
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) OCP
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Certification
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle RAC
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Data Guard
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) PeopleSoft