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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PL/SQL (PLSQL)
Rank 13 28 37
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +9
Permanent jobs citing PL/SQL 5 15 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 8.47% 7.21% 0.61%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.51% 11.11% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 5 13 1
Average salary £38,000 £30,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% -33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,250
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.03%
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
37 135 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 62.71% 64.90% 62.42%
Number of salaries quoted 32 63 79
Average salary £35,000 £33,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% -12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £31,350
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 1 September 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
County Antrim +10 3 £42,500 +41.66%
PL/SQL
UK

PL/SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 10 (100.00%) Java
1 10 (100.00%) SQL
2 7 (70.00%) UNIX
3 6 (60.00%) Oracle
3 6 (60.00%) Oracle Database
4 5 (50.00%) Spring
4 5 (50.00%) WebSphere
4 5 (50.00%) JDBC
5 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
5 4 (40.00%) HTML
5 4 (40.00%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (30.00%) Multithreading
6 3 (30.00%) Unit Testing
6 3 (30.00%) Concurrent Programming
6 3 (30.00%) SDLC
6 3 (30.00%) Shell Script
6 3 (30.00%) CSS
6 3 (30.00%) MVC
6 3 (30.00%) Hibernate
6 3 (30.00%) JUnit
6 3 (30.00%) JSP
6 3 (30.00%) Servlets
6 3 (30.00%) WebLogic
6 3 (30.00%) Linux
6 3 (30.00%) J2EE
6 3 (30.00%) OO
6 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
7 2 (20.00%) JDeveloper
7 2 (20.00%) NetWeaver
7 2 (20.00%) ERP

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

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 5 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (30.00%) WebLogic
3 2 (20.00%) NetWeaver
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle Workflow
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle Service Bus
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (20.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle ERP
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) Oracle Database
2 4 (40.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle BI EE
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (20.00%) Informix
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (20.00%) RDBMS
4 1 (10.00%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) JUnit
2 2 (20.00%) PVCS
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (20.00%) JDeveloper
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle APEX
2 2 (20.00%) TestNG
2 2 (20.00%) SoapUI
3 1 (10.00%) Xcode
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (10.00%) Retail
2 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Consultant
2 4 (40.00%) Oracle Consultant
3 3 (30.00%) Software Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Java Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Technical Consultant
4 2 (20.00%) Oracle Technical Consultant
4 2 (20.00%) ERP Consultant
4 2 (20.00%) SOA Consultant
4 2 (20.00%) Oracle SOA Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) JDBC
1 5 (50.00%) Spring
2 4 (40.00%) HTML
3 3 (30.00%) J2EE
3 3 (30.00%) JSP
3 3 (30.00%) Servlets
3 3 (30.00%) CSS
3 3 (30.00%) Hibernate
4 2 (20.00%) REST
4 2 (20.00%) EJB
4 2 (20.00%) JMS
4 2 (20.00%) WSDL
4 2 (20.00%) Middleware
4 2 (20.00%) JAX-WS
4 2 (20.00%) EJB 3.0
4 2 (20.00%) SOAP
4 2 (20.00%) Web Services
4 2 (20.00%) XML
5 1 (10.00%) Flash
5 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (10.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (10.00%) iPhone
2 1 (10.00%) Visualisation
2 1 (10.00%) iPad
2 1 (10.00%) User Experience
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) UNIX
2 3 (30.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) MVC
1 3 (30.00%) OO
1 3 (30.00%) Multithreading
1 3 (30.00%) Unit Testing
1 3 (30.00%) Concurrent Programming
1 3 (30.00%) SDLC
2 2 (20.00%) Integration Testing
2 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (20.00%) Data Protection
2 2 (20.00%) Change Control
2 2 (20.00%) ERP
2 2 (20.00%) OOP
2 2 (20.00%) Performance Testing
2 2 (20.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (20.00%) Workflow
2 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (20.00%) BPEL
2 2 (20.00%) SOA
2 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) Java
1 10 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (30.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (10.00%) C#
4 1 (10.00%) VB
4 1 (10.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) ISO 9001
1 2 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Oracle
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (20.00%) SAP
3 2 (20.00%) IBM
4 1 (10.00%) Tableau