The table below looks at the statistics 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 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PL/SQL (PLSQL)
Rank 36 32 39
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +7
Permanent jobs citing PL/SQL 4 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 2.80% 1.85% 1.50%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.96% 2.78% 2.96%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 2
Average salary £30,500 £45,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.22% +16.88%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
PL/SQL
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Northern Ireland region.

Programming Languages Category
Northern Ireland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
101 108 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 70.63% 66.67% 50.75%
Number of salaries quoted 32 88 108
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,850 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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
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 30 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
(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 +3 4 £30,500 -28.23%
PL/SQL
UK

PL/SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 23 (100.00%) SQL
2 19 (82.61%) Oracle
2 19 (82.61%) Degree
3 18 (78.26%) Computer Science
4 13 (56.52%) Oracle EBS
4 13 (56.52%) Oracle Forms
5 8 (34.78%) JDeveloper
5 8 (34.78%) Oracle ADF
5 8 (34.78%) Network Security
6 7 (30.43%) .NET
7 6 (26.09%) T-SQL
7 6 (26.09%) C#
8 5 (21.74%) SQL Server
8 5 (21.74%) ASP.NET
8 5 (21.74%) HNC
8 5 (21.74%) HND
8 5 (21.74%) VB.NET
8 5 (21.74%) MVC
8 5 (21.74%) WCF
8 5 (21.74%) WPF
8 5 (21.74%) Silverlight
8 5 (21.74%) .NET Framework
9 3 (13.04%) Oracle Database 10g
9 3 (13.04%) E-business
9 3 (13.04%) Oracle9i Database
9 3 (13.04%) Oracle Database
9 3 (13.04%) Oracle Database 11g
9 3 (13.04%) Data Guard
9 3 (13.04%) Oracle RMAN
9 3 (13.04%) Oracle RAC

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

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 3 (13.04%) Oracle Spatial
2 1 (4.35%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 13 (56.52%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 8 (34.78%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (21.74%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.04%) Oracle9i Database
2 3 (13.04%) Oracle Database 10g
2 3 (13.04%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (13.04%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 13 (56.52%) Oracle Forms
2 8 (34.78%) JDeveloper
General
1 1 (4.35%) Law
1 1 (4.35%) Legal
Job Titles
1 19 (82.61%) Developer
2 13 (56.52%) Oracle Developer
3 8 (34.78%) SQL Developer
3 8 (34.78%) PL/SQL Developer
4 4 (17.39%) Software Developer
5 3 (13.04%) DBA
5 3 (13.04%) Oracle DBA
6 2 (8.70%) .NET Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Applications Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Graduate
7 1 (4.35%) Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) Oracle Applications Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Graduate Software Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Developer Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) Graduate Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (34.78%) Oracle ADF
2 7 (30.43%) .NET
3 5 (21.74%) ASP.NET
3 5 (21.74%) .NET Framework
3 5 (21.74%) WCF
3 5 (21.74%) WPF
3 5 (21.74%) Silverlight
4 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (4.35%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 18 (78.26%) Computer Science
2 2 (8.70%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.35%) Smartphone
3 1 (4.35%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (21.74%) MVC
2 3 (13.04%) Software Engineering
2 3 (13.04%) E-business
3 2 (8.70%) Unit Testing
4 1 (4.35%) E-Discovery
4 1 (4.35%) Data Analytics
4 1 (4.35%) Analytics
4 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (4.35%) Software Licensing
4 1 (4.35%) OO
4 1 (4.35%) OOD
4 1 (4.35%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 23 (100.00%) SQL
2 6 (26.09%) T-SQL
2 6 (26.09%) C#
3 5 (21.74%) VB.NET
4 2 (8.70%) Java
5 1 (4.35%) VB
5 1 (4.35%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 19 (82.61%) Degree
2 5 (21.74%) HNC
2 5 (21.74%) HND
System Software
1 3 (13.04%) Oracle RMAN
1 3 (13.04%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (13.04%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 19 (82.61%) Oracle
2 2 (8.70%) Microsoft