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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PL/SQL (PLSQL)
Rank 160 165 147
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -18
Permanent jobs citing PL/SQL 1967 1833 2164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.86% 1.79% 1.98%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.68% 3.35% 3.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1680 1434 1877
Average salary £46,500 £42,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.77% +0.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,200 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
53381 54777 60119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 50.41% 53.39% 54.95%
Number of salaries quoted 45852 46039 52799
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 30 January 2015 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 30 January 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 -7 1737 £47,500 +6.74% 188
London +19 671 £52,500 -4.54% 68
South East +18 389 £43,000 +7.50% 34
Hampshire +38 139 £42,000 +12.00% 11
City of London -2 136 £55,000 -8.33% 21
West Midlands +2 129 £42,500 +6.25% 13
Yorkshire +12 128 £37,750 -5.62% 14
North West +1 128 £45,000 +9.09% 15
East of England -47 119 £46,500 +19.23% 12
Surrey -12 110 £45,000 +12.50% 6
South West -45 102 £37,500 +4.16% 18
Scotland +12 100 £42,500 +6.25% 15
Berkshire +21 91 £40,000 -13.97% 8
West Yorkshire +1 64 £35,000 -6.66% 8
Leeds +24 59 £34,000 -9.33% 7
Wales +33 58 £32,500 +8.33% 10
South Wales +35 57 £32,500 +8.33% 9
Manchester -1 55 £40,500 -19.00% 7
Bristol +23 47 £37,500 - 4
Hertfordshire -28 47 £49,500 +32.00% 3
Bedfordshire +18 42 £46,500 +10.71% 1
East Midlands -28 40 £62,500 +31.57% 8
South Yorkshire +12 39 £35,000 -12.50% 2
Edinburgh +7 39 £50,000 +27.38% 4
Glasgow +25 38 £42,500 +17.24% 6
Gosport - 37 £40,000 - 5
Sheffield +12 36 £35,000 -12.50% 2
Cheshire -17 30 £45,000 +9.09% 8
Nottinghamshire -8 29 £62,500 +8.69% 3
Nottingham -9 28 £62,500 -6.71% 2

PL/SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 3885 (97.66%) SQL
2 3455 (86.85%) Oracle
3 1315 (33.06%) Oracle Database
4 1258 (31.62%) Finance
5 1254 (31.52%) Java
6 888 (22.32%) UNIX
7 784 (19.71%) SQL Server
8 747 (18.78%) Business Intelligence
9 739 (18.58%) XML
10 706 (17.75%) Oracle Reports
11 702 (17.65%) Linux
12 693 (17.42%) Agile Software Development
13 666 (16.74%) Oracle Database 11g
14 595 (14.96%) Oracle Forms
15 562 (14.13%) .NET
16 559 (14.05%) Oracle EBS
17 532 (13.37%) C#
18 524 (13.17%) Degree
19 516 (12.97%) Oracle Database 10g
20 514 (12.92%) JavaScript
21 452 (11.36%) ETL
22 446 (11.21%) Relational Database
23 441 (11.09%) HTML
24 423 (10.63%) Analytical Skills
25 407 (10.23%) Oracle EBS R12
26 405 (10.18%) Performance Tuning
27 398 (10.01%) Data Warehouse
28 382 (9.60%) Windows
29 378 (9.50%) Banking
30 373 (9.38%) Microsoft

PL/SQL
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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
1 313 (7.87%) WebLogic
2 271 (6.81%) Oracle Workflow
3 181 (4.55%) Tomcat
4 143 (3.59%) WebSphere
5 140 (3.52%) JBoss
6 112 (2.82%) SharePoint
7 83 (2.09%) Apache
8 81 (2.04%) IIS
9 52 (1.31%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 50 (1.26%) Oracle Application Server
11 35 (0.88%) WebSphere Application Server
12 29 (0.73%) SAS
12 29 (0.73%) Elasticsearch
13 28 (0.70%) BizTalk Server
14 22 (0.55%) Node.js
14 22 (0.55%) CMS
15 19 (0.48%) Oracle 10gAS
16 17 (0.43%) GlassFish
17 14 (0.35%) Oracle Service Bus
17 14 (0.35%) Oracle BPEL
Applications
1 272 (6.84%) MS Excel
2 85 (2.14%) MS Office
3 27 (0.68%) MS Visio
4 15 (0.38%) MS Project
5 13 (0.33%) MS PowerPoint
6 11 (0.28%) SPSS
7 8 (0.20%) PowerPivot
8 3 (0.075%) S-PLUS
8 3 (0.075%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 559 (14.05%) Oracle EBS
2 407 (10.23%) Oracle EBS R12
3 283 (7.11%) Oracle Applications
4 262 (6.59%) Oracle Financials
5 227 (5.71%) Oracle General Ledger
6 214 (5.38%) Oracle Payables
7 213 (5.35%) Oracle Receivables
8 145 (3.65%) Oracle Assets
9 113 (2.84%) Oracle 11i
10 60 (1.51%) Oracle Manufacturing
11 58 (1.46%) Oracle iProcurement
12 53 (1.33%) Oracle HRMS
13 50 (1.26%) Oracle ERP
14 42 (1.06%) Dynamics AX
15 33 (0.83%) Oracle Retail
15 33 (0.83%) Oracle Cash Management
16 30 (0.75%) Oracle iRecruitment
17 28 (0.70%) Cognos TM1
18 26 (0.65%) Finacle
18 26 (0.65%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 43 (1.08%) SaaS
2 23 (0.58%) Taleo
3 11 (0.28%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (0.15%) Google Apps
5 4 (0.10%) PaaS
6 2 (0.050%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.025%) Heroku
7 1 (0.025%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (0.025%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.025%) Office 365
7 1 (0.025%) Rackspace Cloud
7 1 (0.025%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 68 (1.71%) HTTP
2 38 (0.96%) Internet
3 37 (0.93%) SAN
4 19 (0.48%) MPLS
5 18 (0.45%) SDH
5 18 (0.45%) Ethernet
6 17 (0.43%) TCP/IP
7 16 (0.40%) iSCSI
7 16 (0.40%) LDAP
8 15 (0.38%) SSL
9 13 (0.33%) DNS
10 12 (0.30%) AMQP
10 12 (0.30%) FTP
11 10 (0.25%) ATM
12 9 (0.23%) Intranet
13 8 (0.20%) DHCP
13 8 (0.20%) Broadband
14 7 (0.18%) CTI
14 7 (0.18%) NAS
15 6 (0.15%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1315 (33.06%) Oracle Database
2 784 (19.71%) SQL Server
3 706 (17.75%) Oracle Reports
4 666 (16.74%) Oracle Database 11g
5 516 (12.97%) Oracle Database 10g
6 446 (11.21%) Relational Database
7 398 (10.01%) Data Warehouse
8 344 (8.65%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 325 (8.17%) Oracle Discoverer
10 291 (7.32%) RDBMS
11 236 (5.93%) Oracle BI EE
12 199 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 139 (3.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 137 (3.44%) SQL Server 2008
15 136 (3.42%) MySQL
16 135 (3.39%) SQLPlus
17 105 (2.64%) Oracle Database 12c
18 99 (2.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 94 (2.36%) OLAP
20 92 (2.31%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 595 (14.96%) Oracle Forms
2 244 (6.13%) Toad
3 172 (4.32%) Oracle APEX
4 146 (3.67%) Eclipse
5 133 (3.34%) Maven
6 123 (3.09%) Ant
7 121 (3.04%) Selenium
8 105 (2.64%) Subversion
9 104 (2.61%) JIRA
9 104 (2.61%) JUnit
10 81 (2.04%) Visual Studio
11 74 (1.86%) Jenkins
12 60 (1.51%) Team Foundation Server
13 58 (1.46%) TeamCity
14 57 (1.43%) QuickTest Pro
15 55 (1.38%) NUnit
16 53 (1.33%) Git (software)
17 36 (0.90%) ProC
18 32 (0.80%) Hudson
19 31 (0.78%) JMeter
General
1 1258 (31.62%) Finance
2 378 (9.50%) Banking
3 253 (6.36%) Retail
4 114 (2.87%) Telecoms
5 97 (2.44%) Investment Banking
6 95 (2.39%) Manufacturing
7 60 (1.51%) Front Office
8 55 (1.38%) Back Office
8 55 (1.38%) Financial Institution
9 49 (1.23%) Billing
10 46 (1.16%) Pharmaceutical
11 35 (0.88%) Online Betting
11 35 (0.88%) Retail Banking
12 25 (0.63%) Advertising
12 25 (0.63%) General Ledger
12 25 (0.63%) Marketing
13 24 (0.60%) Games
14 15 (0.38%) French Language
15 14 (0.35%) Legal
16 9 (0.23%) German Language
Job Titles
1 1913 (48.09%) Developer
2 723 (18.17%) Oracle Developer
3 665 (16.72%) Analyst
4 456 (11.46%) DBA
5 401 (10.08%) Java Developer
6 382 (9.60%) Oracle DBA
7 316 (7.94%) Consultant
8 273 (6.86%) Senior Developer
9 213 (5.35%) Support Analyst
10 199 (5.00%) Applications Support
10 199 (5.00%) Oracle Analyst
11 193 (4.85%) Administrator
12 178 (4.47%) SQL Developer
13 172 (4.32%) Oracle Consultant
14 149 (3.75%) Programmer
15 139 (3.49%) PL/SQL Developer
16 127 (3.19%) C# Developer
17 121 (3.04%) Software Engineer
18 108 (2.71%) Business Analyst
19 105 (2.64%) OBIEE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 739 (18.58%) XML
2 562 (14.13%) .NET
3 441 (11.09%) HTML
4 348 (8.75%) Web Services
5 338 (8.50%) Spring
6 326 (8.20%) J2EE
7 301 (7.57%) CSS
8 275 (6.91%) ASP.NET
9 196 (4.93%) XSLT
10 184 (4.63%) Hibernate
11 183 (4.60%) SOAP
12 180 (4.52%) JDBC
13 179 (4.50%) jQuery
14 151 (3.80%) JSP
15 131 (3.29%) HTML5
16 112 (2.82%) ASP.NET MVC
17 109 (2.74%) Ajax
18 98 (2.46%) Java EE
19 93 (2.34%) WCF
20 89 (2.24%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 423 (10.63%) Analytical Skills
2 278 (6.99%) Computer Science
3 100 (2.51%) Replication
4 85 (2.14%) Mathematics
4 85 (2.14%) Management Information System
5 74 (1.86%) Life Science
6 71 (1.78%) Client/Server
7 51 (1.28%) Mobile App
8 50 (1.26%) Open Source
9 49 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
10 43 (1.08%) Data Structures
11 40 (1.01%) Fixed Income
11 40 (1.01%) Data Integration
12 38 (0.96%) Clustering
13 34 (0.85%) Mainframe
14 31 (0.78%) Visualisation
15 28 (0.70%) Statistics
16 27 (0.68%) Grid Computing
17 25 (0.63%) N-Tier
18 23 (0.58%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 888 (22.32%) UNIX
2 702 (17.65%) Linux
3 382 (9.60%) Windows
4 207 (5.20%) Solaris
5 63 (1.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 52 (1.31%) Apple iOS
7 48 (1.21%) Android
8 47 (1.18%) Windows Server 2008
9 42 (1.06%) Windows Server 2003
10 36 (0.90%) AIX
11 20 (0.50%) Mac OS X
12 18 (0.45%) Oracle Linux
12 18 (0.45%) Windows XP
13 17 (0.43%) HPUX
14 12 (0.30%) SUSE
15 9 (0.23%) VMS
15 9 (0.23%) Ubuntu
16 8 (0.20%) CentOS
17 7 (0.18%) Fedora
17 7 (0.18%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 747 (18.78%) Business Intelligence
2 693 (17.42%) Agile Software Development
3 452 (11.36%) ETL
4 405 (10.18%) Performance Tuning
5 346 (8.70%) Workflow
6 299 (7.52%) OO
7 282 (7.09%) ITIL
8 248 (6.23%) Software Engineering
9 224 (5.63%) TDD
10 218 (5.48%) Scrum
11 213 (5.35%) ERP
12 212 (5.33%) SOA
13 183 (4.60%) Mentoring
14 182 (4.58%) MVC
15 174 (4.37%) Data Modelling
16 168 (4.22%) Migration
17 158 (3.97%) E-Commerce
18 148 (3.72%) Project Management
19 147 (3.70%) CRM
20 144 (3.62%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3885 (97.66%) SQL
2 1254 (31.52%) Java
3 532 (13.37%) C#
4 514 (12.92%) JavaScript
5 365 (9.18%) Shell Script
6 336 (8.45%) T-SQL
7 129 (3.24%) VB
8 127 (3.19%) C++
9 122 (3.07%) Perl
10 118 (2.97%) VB.NET
11 109 (2.74%) VBA
11 109 (2.74%) C
12 79 (1.99%) VB6
13 78 (1.96%) Python
14 47 (1.18%) Bash Shell
15 45 (1.13%) Objective-C
16 44 (1.11%) PHP
17 26 (0.65%) Scala
17 26 (0.65%) Korn
18 23 (0.58%) R
Qualifications
1 524 (13.17%) Degree
2 215 (5.40%) Security Cleared
3 154 (3.87%) Oracle Certification
4 149 (3.75%) SC Cleared
5 113 (2.84%) OCP
6 44 (1.11%) CIMA
6 44 (1.11%) ACCA
7 43 (1.08%) ICAEW
7 43 (1.08%) AAT
8 40 (1.01%) ITIL Certification
9 36 (0.90%) ISEB
10 35 (0.88%) PhD
11 29 (0.73%) DV Cleared
12 28 (0.70%) Sun Certification
13 25 (0.63%) HND
13 25 (0.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 20 (0.50%) OCA
15 17 (0.43%) ISTQB
16 16 (0.40%) NVQ Level 3
17 12 (0.30%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 166 (4.17%) QA
2 148 (3.72%) SLA
3 35 (0.88%) ISO 9001
4 34 (0.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 19 (0.48%) PCI DSS
6 17 (0.43%) Data Quality
7 10 (0.25%) GLP
8 9 (0.23%) GAAP
9 7 (0.18%) ISO 9000
10 6 (0.15%) HL7
10 6 (0.15%) Basel II
11 5 (0.13%) RosettaNet
11 5 (0.13%) EMIR
11 5 (0.13%) Dodd-Frank
12 2 (0.050%) COBIT
12 2 (0.050%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 2 (0.050%) GCP
13 1 (0.025%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 290 (7.29%) Oracle RAC
2 221 (5.56%) Oracle RMAN
3 20 (0.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (0.40%) Active Directory
5 7 (0.18%) vSphere
6 6 (0.15%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.050%) HDFS
7 2 (0.050%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.050%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.025%) RACF
8 1 (0.025%) Samba
8 1 (0.025%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.025%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
8 1 (0.025%) NFS
8 1 (0.025%) Xen
8 1 (0.025%) VMware Server
8 1 (0.025%) XenServer
8 1 (0.025%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 1 (0.025%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 228 (5.73%) Data Guard
2 104 (2.61%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 21 (0.53%) HP Quality Center
4 14 (0.35%) Oracle Statspack
5 9 (0.23%) Tivoli
5 9 (0.23%) Puppet
6 6 (0.15%) Control-M
6 6 (0.15%) Nagios
7 5 (0.13%) Kibana
7 5 (0.13%) Ansible
8 2 (0.050%) Hyperic
8 2 (0.050%) Hadoop YARN
8 2 (0.050%) CA Wily
8 2 (0.050%) OpenView
8 2 (0.050%) Netcool
8 2 (0.050%) Legato
8 2 (0.050%) Foglight
9 1 (0.025%) NetBackup
9 1 (0.025%) BMC PATROL
9 1 (0.025%) OpenSSO
Vendors
1 3455 (86.85%) Oracle
2 373 (9.38%) Microsoft
3 234 (5.88%) Informatica
4 158 (3.97%) Business Objects
5 139 (3.49%) IBM
6 128 (3.22%) Red Hat
7 109 (2.74%) Cognos
8 81 (2.04%) HP
9 80 (2.01%) Hyperion
10 55 (1.38%) SAP
11 51 (1.28%) Sybase
12 50 (1.26%) VMware
13 42 (1.06%) Tableau
14 41 (1.03%) Avaloq
15 37 (0.93%) BEA
16 33 (0.83%) Sun
16 33 (0.83%) Google
17 30 (0.75%) Siebel
18 27 (0.68%) TIBCO
19 24 (0.60%) Teradata
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £52000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 17 hours ago
Kent
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
JPS Selection
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: excellent benefits and bonus
Posted: 19 hours ago
West London
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £49000 Per Annum + Good Bens
Posted: 19 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: DOE
Posted: 19 hours ago
Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + good benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
JP Morgan
Posted: Yesterday
Andover, Hampshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £39000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £40000 - £44000 per annum + bonus + health + bens
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Essex
Austin Fraser
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
North West London
Stott & May
Salary: Competitive salary + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Northwich, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday