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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PL/SQL (PLSQL)
Rank 144 125 117
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -8
Permanent jobs citing PL/SQL 127 133 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.69% 1.91% 2.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.22% 3.08% 3.65%
Number of salaries quoted 103 117 154
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £35,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% +18.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
3943 4322 4715
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 52.55% 61.99% 61.31%
Number of salaries quoted 3449 3765 4234
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £47,500
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 28 November 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 28 November 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 -24 53 £35,000 -24.32% 9
Cheshire -22 25 £50,000 +22.69% 4
Lancashire +5 19 £42,000 +12.00% 1
Merseyside +5 8 £45,000 +5.88% 1
PL/SQL
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 November 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.

1 169 (92.35%) SQL
2 168 (91.80%) Oracle
3 68 (37.16%) Java
3 68 (37.16%) Oracle Database
4 51 (27.87%) Oracle Forms
5 48 (26.23%) .NET
5 48 (26.23%) XML
6 45 (24.59%) Oracle Reports
7 41 (22.40%) Business Intelligence
8 39 (21.31%) Oracle Database 11g
9 37 (20.22%) HTML
10 33 (18.03%) UNIX
10 33 (18.03%) Finance
11 32 (17.49%) Web Services
12 29 (15.85%) Analytical Skills
13 27 (14.75%) Oracle BI Publisher
13 27 (14.75%) Oracle BI EE
14 26 (14.21%) Retail
15 25 (13.66%) XSLT
15 25 (13.66%) Oracle Database 10g
16 24 (13.11%) ETL
16 24 (13.11%) JavaScript
17 23 (12.57%) C#
17 23 (12.57%) SOA
17 23 (12.57%) JIRA
18 20 (10.93%) Spring
19 19 (10.38%) QA
19 19 (10.38%) Informatica
20 18 (9.84%) MVC
20 18 (9.84%) J2EE

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

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 15 (8.20%) WebLogic
2 12 (6.56%) Oracle Service Bus
3 9 (4.92%) WebSphere
3 9 (4.92%) Tomcat
4 7 (3.83%) SharePoint
5 5 (2.73%) Oracle Spatial
5 5 (2.73%) Umbraco
6 4 (2.19%) Oracle Workflow
6 4 (2.19%) Oracle Application Server
6 4 (2.19%) Tuxedo
7 2 (1.09%) JBoss
7 2 (1.09%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.55%) Oracle 10gAS
8 1 (0.55%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (3.83%) MS Office
1 7 (3.83%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.55%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 17 (9.29%) Oracle EBS
2 15 (8.20%) Oracle Retail
3 12 (6.56%) Oracle Applications
4 7 (3.83%) Oracle EBS R12
5 4 (2.19%) Hyperion Planning
5 4 (2.19%) Oracle Financials
5 4 (2.19%) PeopleSoft HRMS
6 2 (1.09%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.55%) Oracle BPM
7 1 (0.55%) SAP MDM
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.37%) HTTP
2 4 (2.19%) ATM
3 3 (1.64%) DHCP
3 3 (1.64%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (37.16%) Oracle Database
2 45 (24.59%) Oracle Reports
3 39 (21.31%) Oracle Database 11g
4 27 (14.75%) Oracle BI EE
4 27 (14.75%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 25 (13.66%) Oracle Database 10g
6 15 (8.20%) Oracle9i Database
6 15 (8.20%) SQL Server
7 9 (4.92%) Oracle Discoverer
7 9 (4.92%) Oracle Database 12c
8 8 (4.37%) Essbase
9 6 (3.28%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (3.28%) Crystal Reports
10 5 (2.73%) SQL Server 2005
10 5 (2.73%) SQL Server 2008
10 5 (2.73%) MongoDB
10 5 (2.73%) NoSQL
11 4 (2.19%) Oracle Exadata
11 4 (2.19%) Oracle ODI
11 4 (2.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 51 (27.87%) Oracle Forms
2 23 (12.57%) JIRA
3 15 (8.20%) Eclipse
4 14 (7.65%) Selenium
5 12 (6.56%) Git (software)
5 12 (6.56%) JUnit
6 9 (4.92%) Ant
6 9 (4.92%) WatiN
6 9 (4.92%) Subversion
7 8 (4.37%) Oracle APEX
8 7 (3.83%) Maven
9 5 (2.73%) Cucumber
9 5 (2.73%) Jasmine
9 5 (2.73%) Karma Test Runner
10 4 (2.19%) ClearCase
11 3 (1.64%) PeopleTools
11 3 (1.64%) Xcode
11 3 (1.64%) NUnit
11 3 (1.64%) Jenkins
12 2 (1.09%) JBuilder
General
1 33 (18.03%) Finance
2 26 (14.21%) Retail
3 9 (4.92%) Banking
4 4 (2.19%) Back Office
5 3 (1.64%) Marketing
6 1 (0.55%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.55%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.55%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.55%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 108 (59.02%) Developer
2 47 (25.68%) Oracle Developer
3 21 (11.48%) Java Developer
3 21 (11.48%) Consultant
4 20 (10.93%) Oracle Consultant
5 17 (9.29%) Analyst
6 13 (7.10%) DBA
6 13 (7.10%) Oracle DBA
7 11 (6.01%) OBIEE Developer
8 10 (5.46%) Support Analyst
9 9 (4.92%) J2EE Developer
9 9 (4.92%) .NET Developer
9 9 (4.92%) Senior Developer
9 9 (4.92%) Tester
9 9 (4.92%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 8 (4.37%) Selenium Tester
11 7 (3.83%) Software Developer
11 7 (3.83%) Administrator
11 7 (3.83%) SQL Developer
12 6 (3.28%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (26.23%) .NET
1 48 (26.23%) XML
2 37 (20.22%) HTML
3 32 (17.49%) Web Services
4 25 (13.66%) XSLT
5 20 (10.93%) Spring
6 18 (9.84%) J2EE
6 18 (9.84%) JDBC
6 18 (9.84%) JSP
7 17 (9.29%) jQuery
8 14 (7.65%) Hibernate
9 13 (7.10%) SOAP
10 12 (6.56%) Struts
10 12 (6.56%) JPA
11 11 (6.01%) HTML5
11 11 (6.01%) Spring MVC
11 11 (6.01%) Ajax
12 9 (4.92%) .NET Framework
12 9 (4.92%) CSS
12 9 (4.92%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 29 (15.85%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (9.29%) Computer Science
3 7 (3.83%) Client/Server
4 5 (2.73%) GIS
5 4 (2.19%) Replication
5 4 (2.19%) N-Tier
6 3 (1.64%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.09%) Online Banking
8 1 (0.55%) Taxonomies
8 1 (0.55%) Informatics
8 1 (0.55%) Life Science
8 1 (0.55%) Data Extraction
8 1 (0.55%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.55%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 33 (18.03%) UNIX
2 16 (8.74%) Linux
3 15 (8.20%) Windows
4 5 (2.73%) Solaris
5 3 (1.64%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.55%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (22.40%) Business Intelligence
2 24 (13.11%) ETL
3 23 (12.57%) SOA
4 18 (9.84%) MVC
5 17 (9.29%) User Acceptance Testing
6 16 (8.74%) Performance Tuning
7 15 (8.20%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (7.10%) Workflow
9 10 (5.46%) Software Engineering
10 9 (4.92%) Regression Testing
10 9 (4.92%) Automated Testing
10 9 (4.92%) Unit Testing
10 9 (4.92%) Test Scripting
11 8 (4.37%) Integration Testing
11 8 (4.37%) ERP
11 8 (4.37%) Data Modelling
12 7 (3.83%) OOD
12 7 (3.83%) OO
13 6 (3.28%) Business Analysis
13 6 (3.28%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 169 (92.35%) SQL
2 68 (37.16%) Java
3 24 (13.11%) JavaScript
4 23 (12.57%) C#
5 17 (9.29%) Shell Script
6 9 (4.92%) T-SQL
7 6 (3.28%) VBA
8 4 (2.19%) Objective-C
8 4 (2.19%) XPath
9 3 (1.64%) PeopleCode
9 3 (1.64%) VB.NET
10 2 (1.09%) C++
11 1 (0.55%) Perl
11 1 (0.55%) PHP
11 1 (0.55%) Python
11 1 (0.55%) XQuery
11 1 (0.55%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 15 (8.20%) HND
1 15 (8.20%) Degree
2 10 (5.46%) SC Cleared
2 10 (5.46%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (10.38%) QA
2 8 (4.37%) SLA
3 6 (3.28%) ISO 9000
4 1 (0.55%) Data Quality
System Software
1 13 (7.10%) Oracle RMAN
2 6 (3.28%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (1.64%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 6 (3.28%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 4 (2.19%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.55%) Foglight
Vendors
1 168 (91.80%) Oracle
2 19 (10.38%) Informatica
3 16 (8.74%) Microsoft
4 11 (6.01%) IBM
5 9 (4.92%) Hyperion
5 9 (4.92%) Business Objects
5 9 (4.92%) Telerik
6 8 (4.37%) Cognos
7 5 (2.73%) VMware
8 4 (2.19%) Actimize
8 4 (2.19%) PeopleSoft
9 3 (1.64%) Apple
9 3 (1.64%) Netezza
10 2 (1.09%) Red Hat
10 2 (1.09%) Google
10 2 (1.09%) SAP
11 1 (0.55%) Northgate
11 1 (0.55%) ATG
11 1 (0.55%) Imperva
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
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Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
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Spring Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
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Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Wigan, Lancashire
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Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Wigan, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Chester
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
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Preston
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Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
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