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 8 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PL/1
Rank 890 925 860
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -65
Permanent jobs citing PL/1 17 11 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.016% 0.009% 0.017%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.030% 0.018% 0.033%
Number of salaries quoted 13 0 18
Average salary £37,500 - £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 - £41,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 - £64,500
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
55854 61289 57653
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 51.49% 52.13% 52.68%
Number of salaries quoted 47590 52302 49793
Average salary £45,000 £43,250 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.04% +6.79%
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 8 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 8 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 +27 17 £37,500 -
South East - 11 £37,500 -
Milton Keynes - 6 £35,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 6 £35,000 -
West Sussex - 5 £50,000 -
Gatwick - 4 £50,000 -
South West - 3 - -
East Midlands - 3 £27,500 -
Dorset - 3 - -
Nottinghamshire - 3 £27,500 -
Nottingham - 3 £27,500 -
Bournemouth - 3 - -
Crawley - 1 £50,000 -

PL/1
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 8 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 39 (90.70%) COBOL
2 28 (65.12%) SDLC
3 26 (60.47%) Mainframe
4 25 (58.14%) DB2
4 25 (58.14%) JCL
5 21 (48.84%) Agile Software Development
6 20 (46.51%) Java
7 16 (37.21%) CICS
8 15 (34.88%) IBM
8 15 (34.88%) HTML
8 15 (34.88%) RPG
8 15 (34.88%) E-Commerce
8 15 (34.88%) TDD
8 15 (34.88%) UniData
8 15 (34.88%) Analytical Skills
9 14 (32.56%) SQL
9 14 (32.56%) zOS
10 12 (27.91%) Degree
11 11 (25.58%) Windows
11 11 (25.58%) Linux
12 10 (23.26%) REXX
12 10 (23.26%) Assembly Language
12 10 (23.26%) ETL
12 10 (23.26%) Eclipse
12 10 (23.26%) JSON
12 10 (23.26%) Software Engineering
12 10 (23.26%) ISPF
12 10 (23.26%) Marketing
12 10 (23.26%) Project Planning
12 10 (23.26%) Credit Risk

PL/1
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 8 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 (37.21%) CICS
Business Applications
1 5 (11.63%) BASE24
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.63%) ATM
1 5 (11.63%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (58.14%) DB2
2 15 (34.88%) UniData
3 5 (11.63%) SQL Server
4 4 (9.30%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 10 (23.26%) Eclipse
2 3 (6.98%) JIRA
General
1 10 (23.26%) Marketing
2 8 (18.60%) Retail
3 5 (11.63%) Finance
3 5 (11.63%) Banking
Job Titles
1 27 (62.79%) Developer
2 17 (39.53%) Mainframe Developer
3 10 (23.26%) Software Engineer
3 10 (23.26%) Applications Developer
4 9 (20.93%) Analyst
4 9 (20.93%) Analyst Developer
5 6 (13.95%) Analyst Programmer
5 6 (13.95%) Programmer
6 5 (11.63%) Technical Specialist
6 5 (11.63%) Pick Developer
7 4 (9.30%) Senior Software Engineer
8 3 (6.98%) DataStage Developer
8 3 (6.98%) AWS Developer
9 2 (4.65%) Systems Developer
10 1 (2.33%) ETL Developer
10 1 (2.33%) Middleware Developer
10 1 (2.33%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (34.88%) HTML
2 10 (23.26%) ISPF
2 10 (23.26%) JSON
3 8 (18.60%) XML
4 6 (13.95%) .NET
4 6 (13.95%) Web Services
5 5 (11.63%) J2EE
5 5 (11.63%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 26 (60.47%) Mainframe
2 15 (34.88%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (23.26%) Credit Risk
4 9 (20.93%) Computer Science
5 6 (13.95%) Management Information System
6 5 (11.63%) Tandem
6 5 (11.63%) Cryptography
6 5 (11.63%) EMV
7 1 (2.33%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 14 (32.56%) zOS
2 11 (25.58%) Windows
2 11 (25.58%) Linux
3 5 (11.63%) Windows XP
3 5 (11.63%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (65.12%) SDLC
2 21 (48.84%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (34.88%) TDD
3 15 (34.88%) E-Commerce
4 10 (23.26%) ETL
4 10 (23.26%) Software Engineering
4 10 (23.26%) Project Planning
5 7 (16.28%) ITIL
6 6 (13.95%) Root Cause Analysis
6 6 (13.95%) Performance Tuning
6 6 (13.95%) Line Management
6 6 (13.95%) Configuration Management
7 5 (11.63%) Change Management
7 5 (11.63%) Mentoring
7 5 (11.63%) Coaching
8 3 (6.98%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 39 (90.70%) COBOL
2 25 (58.14%) JCL
3 20 (46.51%) Java
4 15 (34.88%) RPG
5 14 (32.56%) SQL
6 10 (23.26%) Assembly Language
6 10 (23.26%) REXX
7 8 (18.60%) C++
8 6 (13.95%) Delphi
9 5 (11.63%) C#
9 5 (11.63%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (27.91%) Degree
2 1 (2.33%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.63%) ISO 8583
1 5 (11.63%) QA
2 1 (2.33%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (6.98%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 15 (34.88%) IBM
2 5 (11.63%) HP
2 5 (11.63%) Cognizant
2 5 (11.63%) NCR
2 5 (11.63%) VocaLink
2 5 (11.63%) Oracle
3 1 (2.33%) Twitter