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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PL/SQL (PLSQL)
Rank 13 19 26
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +7
Permanent jobs citing PL/SQL 16 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 12.31% 3.82% 0.46%
As % of the Programming Languages category 29.63% 10.34% 3.13%
Number of salaries quoted 14 5 0
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
54 58 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 41.54% 36.94% 14.81%
Number of salaries quoted 45 53 21
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £32,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PL/SQL across the Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015.

PL/SQL Salary Histogram in the Midlands

PL/SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 17 (100.00%) Oracle
2 16 (94.12%) SQL
3 13 (76.47%) Oracle Reports
4 10 (58.82%) OLAP
4 10 (58.82%) Oracle OWB
4 10 (58.82%) Oracle OLAP
4 10 (58.82%) Performance Tuning
5 9 (52.94%) UNIX
6 8 (47.06%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (35.29%) Finance
8 5 (29.41%) Oracle Financials
9 4 (23.53%) J2EE
9 4 (23.53%) Java
10 3 (17.65%) WebLogic
10 3 (17.65%) Oracle Forms
10 3 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (17.65%) RDBMS
10 3 (17.65%) Relational Database
10 3 (17.65%) Procure-to-pay
10 3 (17.65%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
11 2 (11.76%) Mentoring
11 2 (11.76%) Coaching
11 2 (11.76%) GAP Analysis
11 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database
11 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
11 2 (11.76%) TDD
11 2 (11.76%) Software Engineering
11 2 (11.76%) Log4j
11 2 (11.76%) Hibernate
11 2 (11.76%) Oracle RMAN

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

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 3 (17.65%) WebLogic
2 2 (11.76%) JBoss
2 2 (11.76%) Tomcat
2 2 (11.76%) WebSphere
3 1 (5.88%) WebLogic Portal
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle Application Server
Business Applications
1 5 (29.41%) Oracle Financials
2 3 (17.65%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 2 (11.76%) Oracle 11i
3 2 (11.76%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (11.76%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (76.47%) Oracle Reports
2 10 (58.82%) Oracle OWB
2 10 (58.82%) Oracle OLAP
2 10 (58.82%) OLAP
3 8 (47.06%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (17.65%) RDBMS
4 3 (17.65%) Relational Database
5 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database
5 2 (11.76%) Oracle Discoverer
5 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (5.88%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (11.76%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
2 2 (11.76%) JDeveloper
2 2 (11.76%) Log4j
2 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
2 2 (11.76%) JBehave
2 2 (11.76%) Jenkins
2 2 (11.76%) JUnit
General
1 6 (35.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Consultant
2 3 (17.65%) Support Consultant
2 3 (17.65%) Oracle Financials Consultant
2 3 (17.65%) Oracle Consultant
3 2 (11.76%) Technical Leader
3 2 (11.76%) Oracle DBA
3 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence Consultant
3 2 (11.76%) DBA
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle Applications DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) J2EE
2 2 (11.76%) EJB
2 2 (11.76%) JDBC
2 2 (11.76%) JSP
2 2 (11.76%) Servlets
2 2 (11.76%) Struts
2 2 (11.76%) Web Services
2 2 (11.76%) XML
2 2 (11.76%) XSLT
2 2 (11.76%) JMS
2 2 (11.76%) Middleware
2 2 (11.76%) Hibernate
2 2 (11.76%) JPA
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle Fusion
Operating Systems
1 9 (52.94%) UNIX
2 1 (5.88%) Windows
2 1 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (17.65%) Procure-to-pay
3 2 (11.76%) Mentoring
3 2 (11.76%) Coaching
3 2 (11.76%) UML
3 2 (11.76%) OOA/OOD
3 2 (11.76%) User Stories
3 2 (11.76%) GAP Analysis
3 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (11.76%) TDD
3 2 (11.76%) Software Engineering
3 2 (11.76%) Release Management
3 2 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (11.76%) Waterfall
4 1 (5.88%) High Availability
4 1 (5.88%) ITIL
4 1 (5.88%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (5.88%) ERP
4 1 (5.88%) E-business
Programming Languages
1 16 (94.12%) SQL
2 4 (23.53%) Java
3 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
3 2 (11.76%) C
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (11.76%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (11.76%) SAP
2 2 (11.76%) Coverity
2 2 (11.76%) Guidewire