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

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PL/SQL (PLSQL)
Rank 128 125 108
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -17
Permanent jobs citing PL/SQL 127 118 189
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.85% 1.79% 2.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.66% 2.98% 3.88%
Number of salaries quoted 113 84 159
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £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
3473 3966 4877
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 50.50% 60.03% 61.69%
Number of salaries quoted 3077 3457 4350
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £34,659
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +3.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £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 27 January 2015.

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 27 January 2015. 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 +3 55 £40,500 -19.00% 8
Cheshire -17 27 £45,000 +12.50% 9
Lancashire -3 13 £42,000 +23.52%
Merseyside +5 4 £45,000 +11.11%
PL/SQL
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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.

1 212 (95.07%) SQL
2 201 (90.13%) Oracle
3 100 (44.84%) Java
4 79 (35.43%) Oracle Database
5 63 (28.25%) XML
6 54 (24.22%) Oracle Forms
7 47 (21.08%) UNIX
8 45 (20.18%) .NET
8 45 (20.18%) Business Intelligence
9 41 (18.39%) Web Services
9 41 (18.39%) Finance
9 41 (18.39%) Oracle Database 11g
10 39 (17.49%) Retail
10 39 (17.49%) HTML
11 36 (16.14%) Oracle Reports
12 31 (13.90%) Analytical Skills
13 30 (13.45%) JavaScript
13 30 (13.45%) XSLT
14 29 (13.00%) JIRA
14 29 (13.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
14 29 (13.00%) Oracle Retail
15 28 (12.56%) Oracle Database 10g
16 27 (12.11%) Oracle BI EE
17 25 (11.21%) C#
17 25 (11.21%) J2EE
17 25 (11.21%) Linux
18 23 (10.31%) User Acceptance Testing
19 22 (9.87%) Spring
19 22 (9.87%) ETL
20 21 (9.42%) HND

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

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 17 (7.62%) Tomcat
2 13 (5.83%) WebLogic
2 13 (5.83%) Oracle Service Bus
3 12 (5.38%) WebSphere
4 7 (3.14%) Umbraco
5 6 (2.69%) SharePoint
6 4 (1.79%) Oracle Application Server
7 3 (1.35%) Oracle Workflow
7 3 (1.35%) JBoss
7 3 (1.35%) Tuxedo
8 2 (0.90%) Oracle 10gAS
8 2 (0.90%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.45%) Apache
9 1 (0.45%) CMS
Applications
1 13 (5.83%) MS Excel
2 11 (4.93%) MS Office
3 3 (1.35%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 29 (13.00%) Oracle Retail
2 17 (7.62%) Oracle EBS
3 7 (3.14%) Oracle Applications
3 7 (3.14%) Oracle EBS R12
4 5 (2.24%) Oracle Financials
4 5 (2.24%) Google Analytics
4 5 (2.24%) Hyperion Planning
5 3 (1.35%) PeopleSoft HRMS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (5.83%) HTTP
2 4 (1.79%) ATM
2 4 (1.79%) DNS
3 3 (1.35%) DHCP
4 1 (0.45%) SSL
4 1 (0.45%) Internet
4 1 (0.45%) Extranet
4 1 (0.45%) SSH
4 1 (0.45%) SMTP
4 1 (0.45%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (35.43%) Oracle Database
2 41 (18.39%) Oracle Database 11g
3 36 (16.14%) Oracle Reports
4 29 (13.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 28 (12.56%) Oracle Database 10g
6 27 (12.11%) Oracle BI EE
7 21 (9.42%) SQL Server
8 14 (6.28%) Oracle9i Database
9 9 (4.04%) Essbase
9 9 (4.04%) Relational Database
10 8 (3.59%) Oracle Database 12c
11 7 (3.14%) Crystal Reports
11 7 (3.14%) Oracle Discoverer
12 6 (2.69%) Data Warehouse
13 5 (2.24%) SQL Server 2005
14 4 (1.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 4 (1.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 4 (1.79%) RDBMS
14 4 (1.79%) SQL Server 2008
14 4 (1.79%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 54 (24.22%) Oracle Forms
2 29 (13.00%) JIRA
3 20 (8.97%) Eclipse
4 18 (8.07%) Selenium
5 16 (7.17%) Oracle APEX
6 14 (6.28%) WatiN
6 14 (6.28%) JUnit
7 13 (5.83%) Git (software)
8 12 (5.38%) Ant
9 10 (4.48%) Maven
10 6 (2.69%) Subversion
11 5 (2.24%) NUnit
12 4 (1.79%) ClearCase
12 4 (1.79%) Karma Test Runner
12 4 (1.79%) Cucumber
12 4 (1.79%) Jasmine
13 3 (1.35%) Jenkins
13 3 (1.35%) Xcode
13 3 (1.35%) MSTest
14 2 (0.90%) PeopleTools
General
1 41 (18.39%) Finance
2 39 (17.49%) Retail
3 9 (4.04%) Banking
4 4 (1.79%) Marketing
5 3 (1.35%) Billing
6 1 (0.45%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.45%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.45%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.45%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.45%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 126 (56.50%) Developer
2 59 (26.46%) Oracle Developer
3 35 (15.70%) Consultant
4 34 (15.25%) Oracle Consultant
5 27 (12.11%) Java Developer
6 20 (8.97%) Analyst
7 16 (7.17%) Senior Developer
8 14 (6.28%) Tester
9 12 (5.38%) Oracle DBA
9 12 (5.38%) DBA
9 12 (5.38%) J2EE Developer
9 12 (5.38%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 11 (4.93%) OBIEE Developer
10 11 (4.93%) Support Analyst
11 10 (4.48%) SQL Developer
11 10 (4.48%) Senior Oracle Developer
12 9 (4.04%) .NET Developer
13 8 (3.59%) PL/SQL Developer
13 8 (3.59%) Selenium Tester
14 7 (3.14%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (28.25%) XML
2 45 (20.18%) .NET
3 41 (18.39%) Web Services
4 39 (17.49%) HTML
5 30 (13.45%) XSLT
6 25 (11.21%) J2EE
7 22 (9.87%) Spring
8 21 (9.42%) JDBC
8 21 (9.42%) JSP
9 19 (8.52%) CSS
10 16 (7.17%) Hibernate
11 15 (6.73%) jQuery
12 14 (6.28%) JPA
12 14 (6.28%) Struts
13 12 (5.38%) SOAP
13 12 (5.38%) Spring MVC
14 11 (4.93%) WCF
14 11 (4.93%) Ajax
14 11 (4.93%) REST
15 10 (4.48%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 31 (13.90%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (9.42%) Computer Science
3 4 (1.79%) N-Tier
3 4 (1.79%) Replication
4 3 (1.35%) Online Banking
4 3 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (0.90%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.45%) Life Science
6 1 (0.45%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 47 (21.08%) UNIX
2 25 (11.21%) Linux
3 15 (6.73%) Windows
4 7 (3.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (2.69%) Oracle Linux
6 4 (1.79%) Solaris
7 3 (1.35%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (20.18%) Business Intelligence
2 23 (10.31%) User Acceptance Testing
3 22 (9.87%) ETL
4 21 (9.42%) MVC
5 20 (8.97%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (8.07%) SOA
7 17 (7.62%) Workflow
8 14 (6.28%) Automated Testing
8 14 (6.28%) Test Scripting
8 14 (6.28%) Regression Testing
8 14 (6.28%) Performance Tuning
9 9 (4.04%) ERP
10 8 (3.59%) Time Management
10 8 (3.59%) Root Cause Analysis
11 7 (3.14%) Analytics
11 7 (3.14%) OOD
11 7 (3.14%) OO
11 7 (3.14%) CRM
11 7 (3.14%) Software Testing
11 7 (3.14%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 212 (95.07%) SQL
2 100 (44.84%) Java
3 30 (13.45%) JavaScript
4 25 (11.21%) C#
5 16 (7.17%) Shell Script
6 13 (5.83%) VBA
7 12 (5.38%) T-SQL
8 8 (3.59%) XPath
9 4 (1.79%) Objective-C
10 3 (1.35%) VB.NET
11 2 (0.90%) C++
11 2 (0.90%) PHP
11 2 (0.90%) PeopleCode
11 2 (0.90%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.45%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.45%) Perl
12 1 (0.45%) Python
12 1 (0.45%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 21 (9.42%) HND
2 17 (7.62%) Degree
3 9 (4.04%) SC Cleared
3 9 (4.04%) Security Cleared
4 3 (1.35%) NVQ Level 3
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (8.07%) QA
2 8 (3.59%) SLA
3 7 (3.14%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 8 (3.59%) Oracle RMAN
2 3 (1.35%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (1.35%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (1.79%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 3 (1.35%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.45%) Hyperic
3 1 (0.45%) Foglight
Vendors
1 201 (90.13%) Oracle
2 19 (8.52%) Informatica
3 14 (6.28%) Telerik
3 14 (6.28%) Microsoft
4 11 (4.93%) IBM
5 10 (4.48%) VMware
6 9 (4.04%) Hyperion
7 7 (3.14%) Business Objects
7 7 (3.14%) Red Hat
8 6 (2.69%) Cognos
9 5 (2.24%) Google
10 4 (1.79%) Actimize
11 3 (1.35%) Apple
11 3 (1.35%) Netezza
11 3 (1.35%) PeopleSoft
12 1 (0.45%) SAP
12 1 (0.45%) Imperva
12 1 (0.45%) Tableau
12 1 (0.45%) Northgate
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