The first table below looks at the demand for PL/SQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PL/SQL over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Northern Ireland region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PL/SQL (PLSQL)
Rank 22 33 35
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +2
Permanent jobs citing PL/SQL 20 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 9.85% 1.11% 1.86%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.60% 2.04% 4.08%
Number of salaries quoted 19 0 2
Average salary £30,500 - £56,250
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 - £53,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 - £59,250
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.61% +3.75%
Programming Languages Category
Northern Ireland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
137 98 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 67.49% 54.44% 45.58%
Number of salaries quoted 80 74 63
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
PL/SQL
UK

PL/SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

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

PL/SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

PL/SQL
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

PL/SQL Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

PL/SQL
Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PL/SQL across the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

PL/SQL Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

PL/SQL
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PL/SQL within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 25 July 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
County Antrim +14 20 £30,500 -
PL/SQL
UK

PL/SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 27 (100.00%) SQL
2 24 (88.89%) Oracle
3 17 (62.96%) Oracle Forms
4 16 (59.26%) Degree
4 16 (59.26%) Computer Science
5 12 (44.44%) Oracle EBS
6 9 (33.33%) JDeveloper
6 9 (33.33%) Oracle Database
7 8 (29.63%) Oracle Database 10g
7 8 (29.63%) Oracle ADF
8 7 (25.93%) Network Security
9 5 (18.52%) Oracle Database 11g
9 5 (18.52%) Oracle Reports
10 4 (14.81%) Oracle8/8i Database
10 4 (14.81%) Oracle9i Database
10 4 (14.81%) .NET
10 4 (14.81%) SQL Server
10 4 (14.81%) Oracle RMAN
10 4 (14.81%) E-business
10 4 (14.81%) Unit Testing
10 4 (14.81%) Data Guard
10 4 (14.81%) Oracle RAC
10 4 (14.81%) Oracle Spatial
11 3 (11.11%) .NET Framework
11 3 (11.11%) WCF
11 3 (11.11%) WPF
11 3 (11.11%) Silverlight
11 3 (11.11%) Software Engineering
11 3 (11.11%) MVC
11 3 (11.11%) HNC

PL/SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 4 (14.81%) Oracle Spatial
2 1 (3.70%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.70%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 12 (44.44%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (25.93%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 8 (29.63%) Oracle Database 10g
3 5 (18.52%) Oracle Database 11g
3 5 (18.52%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (14.81%) Oracle8/8i Database
4 4 (14.81%) Oracle9i Database
4 4 (14.81%) SQL Server
5 1 (3.70%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 17 (62.96%) Oracle Forms
2 9 (33.33%) JDeveloper
3 1 (3.70%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 21 (77.78%) Developer
2 16 (59.26%) Oracle Developer
3 9 (33.33%) SQL Developer
3 9 (33.33%) PL/SQL Developer
4 4 (14.81%) Oracle DBA
4 4 (14.81%) DBA
5 3 (11.11%) Software Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Graduate
6 1 (3.70%) Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Java Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Information Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Graduate Software Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Graduate Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (29.63%) Oracle ADF
2 4 (14.81%) .NET
3 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET
3 3 (11.11%) .NET Framework
3 3 (11.11%) WCF
3 3 (11.11%) WPF
3 3 (11.11%) Silverlight
4 2 (7.41%) J2EE
5 1 (3.70%) JSP
5 1 (3.70%) J2SE
5 1 (3.70%) Spring
5 1 (3.70%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 16 (59.26%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.70%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (14.81%) E-business
1 4 (14.81%) Unit Testing
2 3 (11.11%) Software Engineering
2 3 (11.11%) MVC
3 1 (3.70%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (3.70%) SOA
3 1 (3.70%) Service Delivery
3 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (11.11%) T-SQL
2 3 (11.11%) VB.NET
2 3 (11.11%) C#
3 2 (7.41%) Java
4 1 (3.70%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 16 (59.26%) Degree
2 3 (11.11%) HNC
2 3 (11.11%) HND
System Software
1 4 (14.81%) Oracle RMAN
1 4 (14.81%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (14.81%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 24 (88.89%) Oracle
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft