The table below looks at the statistics for PL/SQL skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PL/SQL over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PL/SQL (PLSQL)
Rank 168 141 129
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -12
Permanent jobs citing PL/SQL 1957 2139 2470
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.70% 1.96% 2.08%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.31% 3.73% 3.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1636 1785 2141
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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
59166 57408 63806
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 51.27% 52.61% 53.62%
Number of salaries quoted 49645 49323 56050
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

PL/SQL
Jobs Demand Trend

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

PL/SQL Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

PL/SQL
Salary Trend

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

PL/SQL Salary Trend in the UK

PL/SQL
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PL/SQL over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 within the UK.

PL/SQL Salary Histogram in the UK

PL/SQL
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PL/SQL within the UK over the 3 months to 20 August 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
England -26 1748 £45,000 - 187
London -58 684 £50,000 -6.54% 78
South East +38 453 £45,000 +5.88% 27
East of England +37 171 £45,000 +13.92% 32
Surrey +28 163 £45,000 +2.27% 6
Yorkshire +5 153 £40,000 - 13
Scotland -9 141 £42,500 +21.42% 19
West Midlands +39 133 £40,000 +11.11% 5
City of London -69 131 £50,000 -9.09% 28
Hampshire +43 116 £42,000 +5.00% 10
South West -48 94 £44,000 +12.82% 11
West Yorkshire -22 84 £40,000 -4.47% 9
Berkshire -17 82 £50,000 +11.11% 7
Leeds +13 80 £40,000 +3.55% 6
Birmingham +51 68 £43,000 +22.85% 2
Glasgow -14 61 £42,500 +21.42% 10
Hertfordshire +11 57 £50,000 +33.33% 19
Edinburgh -10 55 £45,000 -10.00% 5
North West -84 55 £37,500 -11.76% 14
Essex +37 52 £42,500 +6.25% 4
East Midlands -33 40 £50,000 +6.38% 5
Bristol +15 38 £40,750 +8.66% 3
South Yorkshire +3 36 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Cambridgeshire -22 33 £47,500 +18.75% 4
Southampton +33 32 £31,250 -3.84% 3
Reading +9 31 £65,000 +44.44%
West Sussex 0 30 £60,000 +22.44% 2
Hemel Hempstead +8 28 £65,000 +33.33% 1
Bedfordshire +6 27 £42,000 +23.52% 2
North Yorkshire +9 25 £45,000 - 3

PL/SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 3892 (97.76%) SQL
2 3605 (90.56%) Oracle
3 1582 (39.74%) Oracle Database
4 1308 (32.86%) Java
5 1281 (32.18%) Finance
6 993 (24.94%) SQL Server
7 938 (23.56%) Oracle Database 11g
8 905 (22.73%) UNIX
9 729 (18.31%) Business Intelligence
10 681 (17.11%) XML
11 665 (16.70%) Linux
12 648 (16.28%) Oracle Reports
12 648 (16.28%) Oracle Database 10g
13 594 (14.92%) Degree
14 587 (14.75%) .NET
15 571 (14.34%) Relational Database
16 541 (13.59%) Data Warehouse
17 538 (13.51%) ETL
18 530 (13.31%) Oracle EBS
19 526 (13.21%) Oracle Forms
20 525 (13.19%) HTML
21 524 (13.16%) JavaScript
22 508 (12.76%) C#
23 469 (11.78%) Windows
24 449 (11.28%) Shell Script
25 448 (11.25%) Performance Tuning
26 443 (11.13%) Oracle EBS R12
27 438 (11.00%) J2EE
28 429 (10.78%) T-SQL
29 404 (10.15%) Web Services

PL/SQL
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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
1 259 (6.51%) Oracle Workflow
2 235 (5.90%) WebLogic
3 176 (4.42%) WebSphere
4 110 (2.76%) Tomcat
5 78 (1.96%) Oracle Application Server
6 67 (1.68%) SAS
7 62 (1.56%) SharePoint
7 62 (1.56%) Apache
8 55 (1.38%) IIS
9 50 (1.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 41 (1.03%) Jetty
11 40 (1.00%) WebSphere Application Server
12 37 (0.93%) GlassFish
13 31 (0.78%) Oracle 10gAS
14 22 (0.55%) Confluence
15 14 (0.35%) CMS
15 14 (0.35%) Documentum
15 14 (0.35%) MQSeries
16 12 (0.30%) Apache Solr
17 11 (0.28%) Oracle UPK
Applications
1 218 (5.48%) MS Excel
2 49 (1.23%) MS Office
3 27 (0.68%) MS Visio
4 25 (0.63%) SPSS
5 24 (0.60%) MS PowerPoint
6 8 (0.20%) PowerPivot
7 7 (0.18%) MS Project
8 4 (0.10%) Photoshop
8 4 (0.10%) GIMP
9 2 (0.050%) Spreadsheet
10 1 (0.025%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 530 (13.31%) Oracle EBS
2 443 (11.13%) Oracle EBS R12
3 264 (6.63%) Oracle Applications
4 181 (4.55%) Oracle General Ledger
5 159 (3.99%) Oracle Payables
5 159 (3.99%) Oracle Financials
6 155 (3.89%) Oracle Receivables
7 143 (3.59%) Oracle 11i
8 106 (2.66%) Oracle Assets
9 73 (1.83%) Oracle HRMS
10 62 (1.56%) Oracle Cash Management
11 49 (1.23%) Oracle ERP
12 47 (1.18%) Oracle iProcurement
13 42 (1.06%) Oracle Payroll
14 37 (0.93%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
15 34 (0.85%) Cognos Business Intelligence
15 34 (0.85%) Oracle iRecruitment
16 31 (0.78%) Oracle E-Business Tax
17 30 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
18 29 (0.73%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 32 (0.80%) SaaS
2 17 (0.43%) Taleo
3 12 (0.30%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (0.25%) Force.com
5 4 (0.10%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (0.075%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (0.075%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.025%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.025%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 87 (2.19%) TCP/IP
2 67 (1.68%) Internet
3 64 (1.61%) SAN
4 42 (1.06%) HTTP
5 39 (0.98%) iSCSI
6 29 (0.73%) Intranet
7 22 (0.55%) FTP
8 18 (0.45%) Broadband
9 16 (0.40%) NAS
10 9 (0.23%) Firewall
11 8 (0.20%) LDAP
11 8 (0.20%) ATM
11 8 (0.20%) CTI
12 7 (0.18%) Network Security
13 5 (0.13%) SNMP
13 5 (0.13%) DNS
13 5 (0.13%) GPRS
14 4 (0.10%) SDH
14 4 (0.10%) Ethernet
14 4 (0.10%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1582 (39.74%) Oracle Database
2 993 (24.94%) SQL Server
3 938 (23.56%) Oracle Database 11g
4 648 (16.28%) Oracle Reports
4 648 (16.28%) Oracle Database 10g
5 571 (14.34%) Relational Database
6 541 (13.59%) Data Warehouse
7 386 (9.70%) RDBMS
8 287 (7.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 230 (5.78%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 213 (5.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 206 (5.17%) Oracle BI EE
12 178 (4.47%) Oracle Discoverer
13 177 (4.45%) Oracle9i Database
14 170 (4.27%) SQL Server 2008
15 154 (3.87%) Oracle Database 12c
16 149 (3.74%) SQLPlus
17 143 (3.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 133 (3.34%) MySQL
19 128 (3.22%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 526 (13.21%) Oracle Forms
2 199 (5.00%) Oracle APEX
3 188 (4.72%) Toad
4 129 (3.24%) Ant
5 120 (3.01%) Subversion
6 117 (2.94%) Eclipse
7 111 (2.79%) Maven
8 110 (2.76%) JUnit
9 74 (1.86%) QuickTest Pro
10 73 (1.83%) Visual Studio
11 72 (1.81%) Jenkins
12 67 (1.68%) Team Foundation Server
13 62 (1.56%) Selenium
14 55 (1.38%) JIRA
15 52 (1.31%) JMeter
16 50 (1.26%) JDeveloper
17 36 (0.90%) ProC
18 35 (0.88%) TeamCity
19 34 (0.85%) NUnit
20 33 (0.83%) LoadRunner
General
1 1281 (32.18%) Finance
2 343 (8.62%) Banking
3 139 (3.49%) Retail
4 120 (3.01%) Investment Banking
5 83 (2.08%) Back Office
6 78 (1.96%) Telecoms
7 67 (1.68%) Marketing
8 60 (1.51%) Advertising
9 55 (1.38%) Manufacturing
10 50 (1.26%) General Ledger
11 43 (1.08%) Financial Institution
12 40 (1.00%) Pharmaceutical
13 37 (0.93%) Front Office
14 34 (0.85%) Billing
15 30 (0.75%) French Language
16 24 (0.60%) German Language
16 24 (0.60%) Games
17 23 (0.58%) Automotive
18 20 (0.50%) Publishing
19 17 (0.43%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 1765 (44.34%) Developer
2 691 (17.36%) Analyst
3 580 (14.57%) Oracle Developer
4 568 (14.27%) DBA
5 479 (12.03%) Oracle DBA
6 420 (10.55%) Consultant
7 381 (9.57%) Java Developer
8 255 (6.41%) Senior Developer
9 253 (6.36%) Support Analyst
10 222 (5.58%) Oracle Consultant
11 177 (4.45%) Applications Support
12 168 (4.22%) Oracle Analyst
13 160 (4.02%) Administrator
14 155 (3.89%) SQL Developer
15 147 (3.69%) Architect
16 142 (3.57%) C# Developer
17 134 (3.37%) Software Developer
18 132 (3.32%) Programmer
19 128 (3.22%) PL/SQL Developer
20 126 (3.17%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 681 (17.11%) XML
2 587 (14.75%) .NET
3 525 (13.19%) HTML
4 438 (11.00%) J2EE
5 404 (10.15%) Web Services
6 342 (8.59%) Spring
7 332 (8.34%) CSS
8 221 (5.55%) Hibernate
9 212 (5.33%) ASP.NET
10 193 (4.85%) jQuery
11 185 (4.65%) Middleware
12 168 (4.22%) SOAP
13 166 (4.17%) Ajax
14 163 (4.09%) XSLT
15 138 (3.47%) JSP
16 118 (2.96%) HTML5
17 103 (2.59%) JDBC
18 100 (2.51%) .NET Framework
19 99 (2.49%) Struts
20 98 (2.46%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 343 (8.62%) Computer Science
2 147 (3.69%) Replication
3 98 (2.46%) Clustering
3 98 (2.46%) Mathematics
4 70 (1.76%) Open Source
5 69 (1.73%) Management Information System
6 59 (1.48%) Data Integration
7 58 (1.46%) Equities
8 57 (1.43%) Client/Server
9 56 (1.41%) Life Science
10 54 (1.36%) Enterprise Software
11 50 (1.26%) Statistics
12 44 (1.11%) Hedge funds
13 39 (0.98%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 37 (0.93%) N-Tier
14 37 (0.93%) Derivative
15 35 (0.88%) Fixed Income
15 35 (0.88%) Kindle
16 31 (0.78%) Mobile App
17 30 (0.75%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 905 (22.73%) UNIX
2 665 (16.70%) Linux
3 469 (11.78%) Windows
4 174 (4.37%) Solaris
5 91 (2.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 71 (1.78%) AIX
7 47 (1.18%) Oracle Linux
8 46 (1.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 44 (1.11%) Windows Server 2003
10 29 (0.73%) SUSE
11 28 (0.70%) Apple iOS
12 27 (0.68%) Windows 7
13 26 (0.65%) Android
14 24 (0.60%) HPUX
15 21 (0.53%) Windows XP
16 17 (0.43%) Windows Server 2012
17 11 (0.28%) Mac OS X
18 8 (0.20%) OpenVMS
19 3 (0.075%) zOS
19 3 (0.075%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 729 (18.31%) Business Intelligence
2 538 (13.51%) ETL
3 448 (11.25%) Performance Tuning
4 289 (7.26%) Workflow
5 265 (6.66%) Agile Software Development
6 264 (6.63%) ITIL
7 257 (6.46%) SOA
8 255 (6.41%) Software Engineering
9 250 (6.28%) OO
10 248 (6.23%) ERP
11 237 (5.95%) Scrum
12 232 (5.83%) Data Modelling
13 219 (5.50%) Migration
14 213 (5.35%) Project Management
15 188 (4.72%) CRM
16 166 (4.17%) Data Analysis
17 160 (4.02%) MVC
18 153 (3.84%) Unit Testing
19 149 (3.74%) TDD
20 134 (3.37%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 3892 (97.76%) SQL
2 1308 (32.86%) Java
3 524 (13.16%) JavaScript
4 508 (12.76%) C#
5 449 (11.28%) Shell Script
6 429 (10.78%) T-SQL
7 181 (4.55%) C++
8 167 (4.19%) Perl
9 150 (3.77%) C
10 129 (3.24%) Python
11 120 (3.01%) VB.NET
12 118 (2.96%) VB
13 69 (1.73%) PHP
14 61 (1.53%) VBA
15 57 (1.43%) VB6
16 46 (1.16%) Bash Shell
17 39 (0.98%) VBScript
18 34 (0.85%) Objective-C
19 26 (0.65%) Korn
20 21 (0.53%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 594 (14.92%) Degree
2 151 (3.79%) Oracle Certification
3 131 (3.29%) Security Cleared
4 112 (2.81%) OCP
5 94 (2.36%) SC Cleared
6 41 (1.03%) ITIL Certification
7 37 (0.93%) ISEB
8 28 (0.70%) OCA
9 21 (0.53%) Sun Certification
9 21 (0.53%) PhD
10 20 (0.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 17 (0.43%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 17 (0.43%) Microsoft Certification
12 14 (0.35%) ISTQB
13 13 (0.33%) Postgraduate
14 12 (0.30%) HND
15 11 (0.28%) OCPJP
16 9 (0.23%) OCPJWCD
16 9 (0.23%) MBCS
16 9 (0.23%) CITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 127 (3.19%) SLA
2 112 (2.81%) QA
3 72 (1.81%) ISO 9001
4 53 (1.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 32 (0.80%) Data Quality
6 29 (0.73%) HL7
7 16 (0.40%) EMIR
7 16 (0.40%) Dodd-Frank
7 16 (0.40%) UCITS
8 13 (0.33%) PCI DSS
9 8 (0.20%) COBIT
10 6 (0.15%) ISO 9000
11 5 (0.13%) IAS 39
11 5 (0.13%) DICOM
12 3 (0.075%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 3 (0.075%) Basel II
13 1 (0.025%) 21 CFR Part 11
13 1 (0.025%) Solvency II
System Software
1 337 (8.47%) Oracle RAC
2 265 (6.66%) Oracle RMAN
3 21 (0.53%) Active Directory
4 11 (0.28%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (0.20%) VMware ESX
6 7 (0.18%) HDFS
7 5 (0.13%) vSphere
8 3 (0.075%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (0.075%) VMware Workstation
9 2 (0.050%) NDS
10 1 (0.025%) Hyper-V
10 1 (0.025%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.025%) VirtualBox
10 1 (0.025%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 261 (6.56%) Data Guard
2 88 (2.21%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 49 (1.23%) Oracle Identity Management
4 30 (0.75%) Opscode Chef
5 20 (0.50%) HP Quality Center
6 18 (0.45%) Oracle Identity Manager
7 16 (0.40%) NetBackup
8 15 (0.38%) Control-M
9 13 (0.33%) Puppet
10 12 (0.30%) Ansible
11 11 (0.28%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 9 (0.23%) OpenSSO
13 7 (0.18%) Tivoli
14 4 (0.10%) SCOM
14 4 (0.10%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
15 3 (0.075%) Nagios
15 3 (0.075%) Oracle Statspack
15 3 (0.075%) ServiceCenter
16 2 (0.050%) Foglight
16 2 (0.050%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 3605 (90.56%) Oracle
2 394 (9.90%) Microsoft
3 215 (5.40%) Business Objects
4 213 (5.35%) Informatica
5 196 (4.92%) JBoss
6 119 (2.99%) IBM
7 114 (2.86%) Red Hat
8 107 (2.69%) Cognos
9 97 (2.44%) SAP
10 93 (2.34%) Sybase
11 77 (1.93%) HP
12 53 (1.33%) Sun
13 32 (0.80%) Siebel
14 31 (0.78%) VMware
15 29 (0.73%) Hyperion
16 28 (0.70%) Bloomberg
17 27 (0.68%) Talend
18 26 (0.65%) Ab Initio
19 25 (0.63%) Tableau
19 25 (0.63%) webMethods
London
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £Neg upon exp + benefits + equity
Posted: 1 hour ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Health, Flexi-time
Posted: 2 hours ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Havant, Hampshire
Advanced Resource Managers
Salary: £42000 - £53000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Norwich, Norfolk
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35k per year
Posted: 4 hours ago
Perth, Perthshire
SSE
Salary: From £42,023 to £53,718 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Connectus
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Neg on Experience + Bens
Posted: 10 hours ago
West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £33,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Posted: 11 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 42,000 plus call out of 4,000 + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
West Bromwich, West Midlands (County)
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Posted: Yesterday
Warwickshire
Venturi
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £31000 - £36000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £32000.00 - £34614 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £22000.00 - £33000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday