The table below looks at the statistics for PL/SQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PL/SQL over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PL/SQL (PLSQL)
Rank 132 131 116
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -15
Permanent jobs citing PL/SQL 125 118 181
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.70% 1.74% 2.27%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.29% 2.82% 3.66%
Number of salaries quoted 102 101 158
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,400 £27,200
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,300 £45,000
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 North West region.

Programming Languages Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
3798 4185 4942
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 51.55% 61.62% 61.97%
Number of salaries quoted 3333 3645 4454
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,800 £25,500 £24,500
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 the North West

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

PL/SQL Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

PL/SQL
Salary Trend in the North West

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

PL/SQL Salary Trend in the North West

PL/SQL
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PL/SQL across the North West region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

PL/SQL Salary Histogram in the North West

PL/SQL
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PL/SQL within the North West region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. 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
Manchester -13 56 £40,000 -20.00% 6
Cheshire -23 20 £50,000 +19.04% 4
Lancashire +2 13 £42,000 +22.62% 1
Merseyside +4 7 - - 3
PL/SQL
England

PL/SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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.

1 183 (92.89%) SQL
2 177 (89.85%) Oracle
3 84 (42.64%) Java
4 65 (32.99%) Oracle Database
5 56 (28.43%) XML
6 55 (27.92%) Oracle Forms
7 50 (25.38%) .NET
8 45 (22.84%) Business Intelligence
9 42 (21.32%) Oracle Reports
10 40 (20.30%) UNIX
11 37 (18.78%) Oracle Database 11g
11 37 (18.78%) Finance
12 36 (18.27%) HTML
13 32 (16.24%) Retail
14 31 (15.74%) Analytical Skills
14 31 (15.74%) Web Services
15 29 (14.72%) Oracle BI Publisher
16 28 (14.21%) Oracle BI EE
16 28 (14.21%) JIRA
17 27 (13.71%) XSLT
18 26 (13.20%) C#
19 25 (12.69%) JavaScript
20 23 (11.68%) Oracle Database 10g
20 23 (11.68%) Spring
21 22 (11.17%) MVC
22 21 (10.66%) SOA
22 21 (10.66%) ETL
22 21 (10.66%) J2EE
22 21 (10.66%) JDBC
22 21 (10.66%) JSP

PL/SQL
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 13 (6.60%) WebLogic
1 13 (6.60%) Tomcat
1 13 (6.60%) Oracle Service Bus
2 10 (5.08%) WebSphere
3 6 (3.05%) Umbraco
3 6 (3.05%) SharePoint
4 4 (2.03%) Oracle Workflow
4 4 (2.03%) Tuxedo
5 3 (1.52%) Oracle Spatial
6 2 (1.02%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (1.02%) JBoss
6 2 (1.02%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 11 (5.58%) MS Excel
2 9 (4.57%) MS Office
3 2 (1.02%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 21 (10.66%) Oracle Retail
2 18 (9.14%) Oracle EBS
3 11 (5.58%) Oracle Applications
4 7 (3.55%) Oracle EBS R12
5 5 (2.54%) Hyperion Planning
5 5 (2.54%) Oracle Financials
6 4 (2.03%) PeopleSoft HRMS
6 4 (2.03%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.08%) HTTP
2 4 (2.03%) ATM
3 3 (1.52%) DHCP
3 3 (1.52%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (32.99%) Oracle Database
2 42 (21.32%) Oracle Reports
3 37 (18.78%) Oracle Database 11g
4 29 (14.72%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 28 (14.21%) Oracle BI EE
6 23 (11.68%) Oracle Database 10g
7 16 (8.12%) SQL Server
8 14 (7.11%) Oracle9i Database
9 9 (4.57%) Oracle Discoverer
9 9 (4.57%) Essbase
10 7 (3.55%) Oracle Database 12c
11 6 (3.05%) Data Warehouse
11 6 (3.05%) Crystal Reports
12 5 (2.54%) MongoDB
12 5 (2.54%) NoSQL
13 4 (2.03%) SQL Server 2008
13 4 (2.03%) Oracle ODI
13 4 (2.03%) Oracle Exadata
13 4 (2.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 4 (2.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 55 (27.92%) Oracle Forms
2 28 (14.21%) JIRA
3 19 (9.64%) Eclipse
4 18 (9.14%) Selenium
5 15 (7.61%) JUnit
6 14 (7.11%) Git (software)
7 12 (6.09%) WatiN
8 11 (5.58%) Ant
9 10 (5.08%) Maven
10 8 (4.06%) Subversion
11 6 (3.05%) Karma Test Runner
11 6 (3.05%) Cucumber
11 6 (3.05%) Jasmine
12 4 (2.03%) NUnit
12 4 (2.03%) Oracle APEX
12 4 (2.03%) ClearCase
13 3 (1.52%) PeopleTools
13 3 (1.52%) Xcode
13 3 (1.52%) Jenkins
14 2 (1.02%) JBuilder
General
1 37 (18.78%) Finance
2 32 (16.24%) Retail
3 9 (4.57%) Banking
4 2 (1.02%) Marketing
4 2 (1.02%) Billing
5 1 (0.51%) Retail Banking
5 1 (0.51%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.51%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.51%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.51%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 112 (56.85%) Developer
2 46 (23.35%) Oracle Developer
3 28 (14.21%) Consultant
4 27 (13.71%) Oracle Consultant
5 25 (12.69%) Java Developer
6 18 (9.14%) Analyst
7 12 (6.09%) Tester
8 11 (5.58%) J2EE Developer
8 11 (5.58%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 11 (5.58%) OBIEE Developer
9 10 (5.08%) Oracle DBA
9 10 (5.08%) .NET Developer
9 10 (5.08%) Support Analyst
9 10 (5.08%) DBA
10 9 (4.57%) Senior Developer
11 8 (4.06%) Selenium Tester
12 7 (3.55%) Software Developer
12 7 (3.55%) SQL Developer
13 6 (3.05%) Oracle BI Developer
14 5 (2.54%) PL/SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (28.43%) XML
2 50 (25.38%) .NET
3 36 (18.27%) HTML
4 31 (15.74%) Web Services
5 27 (13.71%) XSLT
6 23 (11.68%) Spring
7 21 (10.66%) J2EE
7 21 (10.66%) JDBC
7 21 (10.66%) JSP
8 17 (8.63%) Hibernate
8 17 (8.63%) jQuery
9 15 (7.61%) JPA
9 15 (7.61%) Struts
10 13 (6.60%) Spring MVC
11 11 (5.58%) CSS
11 11 (5.58%) SOAP
12 10 (5.08%) WCF
12 10 (5.08%) Ajax
13 9 (4.57%) .NET Framework
13 9 (4.57%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 31 (15.74%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (10.66%) Computer Science
3 5 (2.54%) Client/Server
4 4 (2.03%) N-Tier
4 4 (2.03%) Replication
5 3 (1.52%) GIS
5 3 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.02%) Online Banking
7 1 (0.51%) Life Science
7 1 (0.51%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 40 (20.30%) UNIX
2 17 (8.63%) Linux
3 15 (7.61%) Windows
4 4 (2.03%) Solaris
4 4 (2.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (1.52%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.51%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (22.84%) Business Intelligence
2 22 (11.17%) MVC
3 21 (10.66%) SOA
3 21 (10.66%) ETL
4 20 (10.15%) User Acceptance Testing
5 17 (8.63%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (8.12%) Workflow
7 13 (6.60%) Performance Tuning
8 12 (6.09%) Automated Testing
8 12 (6.09%) Test Scripting
8 12 (6.09%) Regression Testing
9 9 (4.57%) ERP
9 9 (4.57%) Software Engineering
10 8 (4.06%) Unit Testing
11 7 (3.55%) OO
11 7 (3.55%) OOD
11 7 (3.55%) Root Cause Analysis
12 6 (3.05%) Analytics
12 6 (3.05%) BDD
12 6 (3.05%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 183 (92.89%) SQL
2 84 (42.64%) Java
3 26 (13.20%) C#
4 25 (12.69%) JavaScript
5 17 (8.63%) Shell Script
6 11 (5.58%) VBA
7 9 (4.57%) T-SQL
8 6 (3.05%) XPath
9 4 (2.03%) Objective-C
10 3 (1.52%) PeopleCode
10 3 (1.52%) VB.NET
11 2 (1.02%) C++
12 1 (0.51%) Perl
12 1 (0.51%) PHP
12 1 (0.51%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.51%) Python
12 1 (0.51%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 18 (9.14%) HND
2 17 (8.63%) Degree
3 10 (5.08%) SC Cleared
3 10 (5.08%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.02%) NVQ Level 3
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (10.15%) QA
2 9 (4.57%) SLA
3 6 (3.05%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 6 (3.05%) Oracle RMAN
2 3 (1.52%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (1.52%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (2.03%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (0.51%) Foglight
2 1 (0.51%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 177 (89.85%) Oracle
2 19 (9.64%) Informatica
3 16 (8.12%) Microsoft
4 12 (6.09%) Telerik
5 11 (5.58%) IBM
6 9 (4.57%) Hyperion
7 7 (3.55%) VMware
8 6 (3.05%) Cognos
8 6 (3.05%) Business Objects
9 4 (2.03%) PeopleSoft
9 4 (2.03%) Actimize
9 4 (2.03%) Red Hat
9 4 (2.03%) Google
10 3 (1.52%) Netezza
10 3 (1.52%) Apple
11 1 (0.51%) Northgate
11 1 (0.51%) Imperva
11 1 (0.51%) Tableau
11 1 (0.51%) SAP
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheshire
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Salary: £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 60,000 + Excellent Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Wigan
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Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + bens
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Chester
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