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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PL/SQL (PLSQL)
Rank 171 101 130
Rank change year-on-year
-70 +29
Permanent jobs citing PL/SQL 90 165 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.20% 2.45% 1.85%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.22% 4.02% 3.10%
Number of salaries quoted 72 143 122
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,250 £30,000 £29,100
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
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
4054 4108 4324
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 53.97% 60.97% 59.60%
Number of salaries quoted 3456 3611 3853
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £46,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 20 October 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 20 October 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
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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 -46 43 £32,500 -27.77% 4
Cheshire -42 19 £42,500 - 5
Lancashire -18 13 £35,000 -20.00% 4
Merseyside +12 7 £42,500 -2.29% 2
Cumbria -5 1 £31,000 -
PL/SQL
England

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

For the 6 months to 20 October 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.

1 134 (93.71%) Oracle
2 133 (93.01%) SQL
3 55 (38.46%) Oracle Database
4 44 (30.77%) .NET
5 41 (28.67%) Java
6 40 (27.97%) Oracle Reports
7 34 (23.78%) Oracle Database 11g
7 34 (23.78%) Oracle Forms
8 28 (19.58%) XML
8 28 (19.58%) Business Intelligence
9 26 (18.18%) HTML
9 26 (18.18%) Web Services
10 25 (17.48%) UNIX
10 25 (17.48%) Oracle Database 10g
11 24 (16.78%) SQL Server
12 21 (14.69%) Oracle9i Database
13 19 (13.29%) C#
13 19 (13.29%) WebLogic
14 18 (12.59%) JavaScript
14 18 (12.59%) SOA
15 16 (11.19%) Microsoft
15 16 (11.19%) Oracle BI Publisher
15 16 (11.19%) Analytical Skills
16 15 (10.49%) Finance
16 15 (10.49%) ETL
16 15 (10.49%) jQuery
17 14 (9.79%) Spring
17 14 (9.79%) T-SQL
17 14 (9.79%) MVC
17 14 (9.79%) Oracle Database 12c

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

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 19 (13.29%) WebLogic
2 11 (7.69%) Oracle Service Bus
3 8 (5.59%) Tuxedo
4 7 (4.90%) Oracle Application Server
5 5 (3.50%) Oracle Spatial
6 4 (2.80%) Tomcat
6 4 (2.80%) Oracle 10gAS
7 3 (2.10%) Umbraco
7 3 (2.10%) SharePoint
8 2 (1.40%) SAS
8 2 (1.40%) Oracle Workflow
8 2 (1.40%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.70%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (4.90%) MS Office
1 7 (4.90%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.40%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 11 (7.69%) Oracle Applications
2 10 (6.99%) Oracle EBS
3 7 (4.90%) PeopleSoft HRMS
4 4 (2.80%) Oracle Retail
5 3 (2.10%) Oracle EBS R12
6 2 (1.40%) Oracle BPM
6 2 (1.40%) SAP MDM
7 1 (0.70%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.70%) Oracle Payroll
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.10%) DHCP
1 3 (2.10%) DNS
2 2 (1.40%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (38.46%) Oracle Database
2 40 (27.97%) Oracle Reports
3 34 (23.78%) Oracle Database 11g
4 25 (17.48%) Oracle Database 10g
5 24 (16.78%) SQL Server
6 21 (14.69%) Oracle9i Database
7 16 (11.19%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 14 (9.79%) Oracle Database 12c
9 13 (9.09%) Oracle BI EE
10 8 (5.59%) Oracle Discoverer
10 8 (5.59%) SQL Server 2005
11 7 (4.90%) SQL Server 2008
11 7 (4.90%) Relational Database
12 6 (4.20%) SQL Server 2012
12 6 (4.20%) Data Warehouse
12 6 (4.20%) Crystal Reports
13 5 (3.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 5 (3.50%) MongoDB
13 5 (3.50%) NoSQL
14 4 (2.80%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 34 (23.78%) Oracle Forms
2 13 (9.09%) JIRA
3 10 (6.99%) Eclipse
4 9 (6.29%) JUnit
4 9 (6.29%) Selenium
4 9 (6.29%) Git (software)
5 7 (4.90%) Oracle APEX
5 7 (4.90%) PeopleTools
5 7 (4.90%) Subversion
6 6 (4.20%) Ant
7 5 (3.50%) Maven
7 5 (3.50%) Cucumber
7 5 (3.50%) Jasmine
7 5 (3.50%) Karma Test Runner
8 4 (2.80%) WatiN
9 2 (1.40%) NUnit
10 1 (0.70%) Toad
10 1 (0.70%) Mockito
10 1 (0.70%) Jenkins
10 1 (0.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 15 (10.49%) Finance
2 10 (6.99%) Retail
3 4 (2.80%) Back Office
4 3 (2.10%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (2.10%) Banking
4 3 (2.10%) Marketing
5 1 (0.70%) Billing
5 1 (0.70%) Retail Banking
5 1 (0.70%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.70%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 81 (56.64%) Developer
2 38 (26.57%) Oracle Developer
3 17 (11.89%) Analyst
4 13 (9.09%) DBA
4 13 (9.09%) Oracle DBA
5 12 (8.39%) Java Developer
6 10 (6.99%) Support Analyst
6 10 (6.99%) Administrator
6 10 (6.99%) Senior Developer
7 9 (6.29%) Consultant
7 9 (6.29%) .NET Developer
8 8 (5.59%) Software Developer
9 7 (4.90%) Software Engineer
9 7 (4.90%) Oracle Consultant
10 6 (4.20%) J2EE Developer
10 6 (4.20%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 6 (4.20%) Oracle BI Developer
10 6 (4.20%) OBIEE Developer
11 5 (3.50%) PeopleSoft Support
11 5 (3.50%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (30.77%) .NET
2 28 (19.58%) XML
3 26 (18.18%) HTML
3 26 (18.18%) Web Services
4 15 (10.49%) jQuery
5 14 (9.79%) Spring
6 11 (7.69%) JDBC
6 11 (7.69%) JSP
7 10 (6.99%) XSLT
8 9 (6.29%) SOAP
8 9 (6.29%) Struts
8 9 (6.29%) J2EE
8 9 (6.29%) ASP.NET
8 9 (6.29%) Ajax
8 9 (6.29%) .NET Framework
8 9 (6.29%) Hibernate
8 9 (6.29%) JPA
9 8 (5.59%) Spring MVC
9 8 (5.59%) WCF
9 8 (5.59%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 16 (11.19%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (6.99%) Computer Science
3 5 (3.50%) Client/Server
3 5 (3.50%) GIS
4 4 (2.80%) Replication
4 4 (2.80%) N-Tier
5 3 (2.10%) Informatics
6 2 (1.40%) Taxonomies
6 2 (1.40%) Life Science
6 2 (1.40%) RIA
6 2 (1.40%) Visualisation
6 2 (1.40%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.70%) User Experience
7 1 (0.70%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.70%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.70%) Data Extraction
7 1 (0.70%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.70%) NHS
7 1 (0.70%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 25 (17.48%) UNIX
2 12 (8.39%) Linux
3 11 (7.69%) Windows
4 2 (1.40%) Solaris
5 1 (0.70%) AIX
5 1 (0.70%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (19.58%) Business Intelligence
2 18 (12.59%) SOA
3 15 (10.49%) ETL
4 14 (9.79%) MVC
5 13 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (7.69%) OO
6 11 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
7 10 (6.99%) Software Engineering
8 9 (6.29%) OOD
8 9 (6.29%) Unit Testing
8 9 (6.29%) Performance Tuning
9 8 (5.59%) Technical Analysis
10 7 (4.90%) Integration Testing
10 7 (4.90%) Business Analysis
11 6 (4.20%) Software Testing
11 6 (4.20%) Requirements Analysis
11 6 (4.20%) Workflow
11 6 (4.20%) Data Modelling
11 6 (4.20%) BDD
11 6 (4.20%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 133 (93.01%) SQL
2 41 (28.67%) Java
3 19 (13.29%) C#
4 18 (12.59%) JavaScript
5 14 (9.79%) T-SQL
6 13 (9.09%) Shell Script
7 7 (4.90%) PeopleCode
8 4 (2.80%) VB.NET
9 2 (1.40%) Perl
9 2 (1.40%) PHP
9 2 (1.40%) Python
10 1 (0.70%) XQuery
10 1 (0.70%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.70%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.70%) VBA
Qualifications
1 10 (6.99%) HND
1 10 (6.99%) Degree
2 7 (4.90%) SC Cleared
2 7 (4.90%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.99%) QA
2 8 (5.59%) SLA
3 7 (4.90%) ISO 9000
4 2 (1.40%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.70%) HL7
System Software
1 13 (9.09%) Oracle RMAN
2 3 (2.10%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (2.10%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 6 (4.20%) Data Guard
2 3 (2.10%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 134 (93.71%) Oracle
2 16 (11.19%) Microsoft
3 10 (6.99%) Informatica
4 8 (5.59%) PeopleSoft
5 7 (4.90%) Business Objects
6 4 (2.80%) Cognos
6 4 (2.80%) Telerik
7 3 (2.10%) VMware
7 3 (2.10%) Netezza
7 3 (2.10%) Hyperion
7 3 (2.10%) SAP
8 2 (1.40%) IBM
9 1 (0.70%) Northgate
9 1 (0.70%) Google
9 1 (0.70%) ATG
Liverpool, Merseyside
Circle Recruitment
Posted: 3 days ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 3 days ago
Ellesmere Port, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions - Wood Group Intetech
Salary: Competitive Basic Salary + Excellent Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheshire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Liverpool
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £30k - 35k per year + Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Crewe
360 Resourcing
Salary: £25k - 30k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago