The table below looks at the statistics for PL/1 skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PL/1 over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PL/1
Rank 883 920 869
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -51
Permanent jobs citing PL/1 14 11 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.013% 0.009% 0.013%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.025% 0.018% 0.024%
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 13
Average salary £37,500 - £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 - £55,000

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

Programming Languages Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
56407 61007 57337
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 51.38% 51.83% 52.65%
Number of salaries quoted 48046 51849 49225
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

PL/1
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PL/1 within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

PL/1 Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

PL/1
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PL/1 within the UK.

PL/1 Salary Trend in the UK

PL/1
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PL/1 over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 within the UK.

PL/1 Salary Histogram in the UK

PL/1
Top 13 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PL/1 within the UK over the 3 months to 28 July 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
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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
England +45 14 £37,500 -
South East - 7 £50,000 -
South West - 4 - -
West Sussex - 4 £50,000 -
Bournemouth - 4 - -
Dorset - 4 - -
Nottinghamshire - 3 £27,500 -
Gatwick - 3 £50,000 -
Milton Keynes - 3 £32,500 -
Nottingham - 3 £27,500 -
Buckinghamshire - 3 £32,500 -
East Midlands - 3 £27,500 -
Crawley - 1 £50,000 -

PL/1
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing PL/1 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/1.

1 37 (88.10%) COBOL
2 27 (64.29%) SDLC
3 26 (61.90%) Mainframe
4 24 (57.14%) JCL
5 23 (54.76%) DB2
6 21 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
7 19 (45.24%) Java
8 16 (38.10%) CICS
9 15 (35.71%) RPG
9 15 (35.71%) E-Commerce
9 15 (35.71%) TDD
9 15 (35.71%) UniData
10 14 (33.33%) HTML
10 14 (33.33%) IBM
11 13 (30.95%) zOS
11 13 (30.95%) SQL
11 13 (30.95%) Degree
11 13 (30.95%) Analytical Skills
12 11 (26.19%) Software Engineering
13 10 (23.81%) Eclipse
13 10 (23.81%) Assembly Language
13 10 (23.81%) Windows
13 10 (23.81%) Linux
13 10 (23.81%) ISPF
13 10 (23.81%) JSON
13 10 (23.81%) REXX
13 10 (23.81%) Project Planning
13 10 (23.81%) Time Sharing Option
14 9 (21.43%) Credit Risk
14 9 (21.43%) Computer Science

PL/1
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing PL/1 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/1. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 16 (38.10%) CICS
Business Applications
1 4 (9.52%) BASE24
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.52%) ATM
1 4 (9.52%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (54.76%) DB2
2 15 (35.71%) UniData
3 4 (9.52%) SQL Server
4 3 (7.14%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 10 (23.81%) Eclipse
2 4 (9.52%) JIRA
General
1 9 (21.43%) Marketing
2 8 (19.05%) Retail
3 4 (9.52%) Finance
3 4 (9.52%) Banking
Job Titles
1 27 (64.29%) Developer
2 17 (40.48%) Mainframe Developer
3 11 (26.19%) Software Engineer
4 10 (23.81%) Analyst Developer
4 10 (23.81%) Analyst
4 10 (23.81%) Applications Developer
5 6 (14.29%) Analyst Programmer
5 6 (14.29%) Programmer
6 4 (9.52%) Senior Software Engineer
6 4 (9.52%) Technical Specialist
6 4 (9.52%) Pick Developer
7 3 (7.14%) DataStage Developer
7 3 (7.14%) AWS Developer
8 1 (2.38%) Middleware Developer
8 1 (2.38%) ETL Developer
8 1 (2.38%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (33.33%) HTML
2 10 (23.81%) ISPF
2 10 (23.81%) JSON
3 7 (16.67%) XML
4 6 (14.29%) .NET
4 6 (14.29%) Web Services
4 6 (14.29%) Middleware
5 4 (9.52%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 26 (61.90%) Mainframe
2 13 (30.95%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (21.43%) Credit Risk
3 9 (21.43%) Computer Science
4 6 (14.29%) Management Information System
5 4 (9.52%) Tandem
5 4 (9.52%) Cryptography
5 4 (9.52%) EMV
Operating Systems
1 13 (30.95%) zOS
2 10 (23.81%) Windows
2 10 (23.81%) Linux
3 4 (9.52%) Windows 7
3 4 (9.52%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (64.29%) SDLC
2 21 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (35.71%) E-Commerce
3 15 (35.71%) TDD
4 11 (26.19%) Software Engineering
5 10 (23.81%) Project Planning
6 9 (21.43%) ETL
7 6 (14.29%) ITIL
7 6 (14.29%) Configuration Management
7 6 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
7 6 (14.29%) Line Management
7 6 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (9.52%) Mentoring
8 4 (9.52%) Coaching
8 4 (9.52%) Change Management
9 3 (7.14%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 37 (88.10%) COBOL
2 24 (57.14%) JCL
3 19 (45.24%) Java
4 15 (35.71%) RPG
5 13 (30.95%) SQL
6 10 (23.81%) Assembly Language
6 10 (23.81%) REXX
7 7 (16.67%) C++
8 6 (14.29%) Delphi
9 4 (9.52%) PowerShell
9 4 (9.52%) C#
Qualifications
1 13 (30.95%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.52%) ISO 8583
1 4 (9.52%) QA
System Software
1 10 (23.81%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 4 (9.52%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 14 (33.33%) IBM
2 4 (9.52%) VocaLink
2 4 (9.52%) HP
2 4 (9.52%) Cognizant
2 4 (9.52%) NCR
2 4 (9.52%) Oracle
3 1 (2.38%) Twitter