The table below looks at the statistics for SQLPlus skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQLPlus over the 3 months to 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle SQL*Plus
Rank 827 815 753
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -62
Permanent jobs citing SQLPlus 73 129 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.066% 0.11% 0.13%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.21% 0.34% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 45 96 120
Average salary £52,300 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.38% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £35,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £68,750 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £52,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-19.04% +36.36%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
34371 38072 35627
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 30.88% 31.44% 32.08%
Number of salaries quoted 29107 32288 30773
Average salary £46,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.26%

SQLPlus
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQLPlus within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQLPlus Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SQLPlus
Salary Trend

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

SQLPlus Salary Trend in the UK

SQLPlus
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQLPlus over the 3 months to 21 April 2015 within the UK.

SQLPlus Salary Histogram in the UK

SQLPlus
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQLPlus within the UK over the 3 months to 21 April 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 -23 49 £52,300 -0.38% 2
London -1 21 £52,300 +10.10%
Scotland +33 15 £52,500 +59.09%
South East +7 13 £60,000 -2.04%
Hampshire +3 12 £60,000 -7.69%
Glasgow +21 9 £52,500 +10.52%
Yorkshire +9 7 £40,000 -23.80% 2
South Wales - 6 £31,250 -
Wales - 6 £31,250 -
Southampton - 6 - -
West Midlands -11 5 £42,500 -2.85%
Walsall - 5 £42,500 -
West Yorkshire +9 4 £37,500 -28.57%
City of London +7 4 - -
Bradford -10 4 £37,500 -28.57%
Bridgend - 4 £35,000 -
Renfrew - 4 £52,500 -
Renfrewshire - 4 £52,500 -
North Yorkshire - 3 £40,000 - 2
Edinburgh +9 2 £37,750 +22.76%
North West +3 2 £70,000 +33.33%
Manchester 0 2 £70,000 +33.33%
Cardiff - 2 £27,500 -
East Midlands +4 1 - -
Havant - 1 £57,500 -
Northampton - 1 - -
Northamptonshire - 1 - -
Winchester - 1 £57,500 -
Berkshire - 1 £55,000 -
Stockport - 1 - -

SQLPlus
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing SQLPlus 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 SQLPlus.

1 149 (98.03%) Oracle
2 147 (96.71%) SQL
3 109 (71.71%) PL/SQL
4 82 (53.95%) Oracle Reports
5 81 (53.29%) Finance
6 76 (50.00%) Oracle EBS
7 65 (42.76%) UNIX
8 61 (40.13%) Oracle Forms
9 59 (38.82%) Oracle EBS R12
10 58 (38.16%) Oracle Database
11 51 (33.55%) Toad
12 50 (32.89%) Workflow
12 50 (32.89%) Oracle Workflow
13 48 (31.58%) Linux
14 46 (30.26%) Oracle Payables
14 46 (30.26%) Oracle Receivables
15 45 (29.61%) Oracle Financials
16 44 (28.95%) Oracle General Ledger
17 41 (26.97%) Business Intelligence
18 39 (25.66%) XML
19 35 (23.03%) Oracle Applications
19 35 (23.03%) ITIL
20 33 (21.71%) Oracle RMAN
20 33 (21.71%) Oracle BI Publisher
21 31 (20.39%) SQL Server
21 31 (20.39%) Oracle RAC
22 30 (19.74%) Oracle iProcurement
23 29 (19.08%) QA
24 28 (18.42%) Degree
25 27 (17.76%) Perl

SQLPlus
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing SQLPlus 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 SQLPlus. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 50 (32.89%) Oracle Workflow
2 20 (13.16%) WebLogic
3 6 (3.95%) Tomcat
4 4 (2.63%) Tuxedo
5 3 (1.97%) Oracle Application Server
5 3 (1.97%) Oracle UPK
6 2 (1.32%) JBoss
6 2 (1.32%) MS Project Server
6 2 (1.32%) Documentum
7 1 (0.66%) WebLogic Portal
7 1 (0.66%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.66%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (1.97%) MS Office
2 2 (1.32%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.32%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 76 (50.00%) Oracle EBS
2 59 (38.82%) Oracle EBS R12
3 46 (30.26%) Oracle Payables
3 46 (30.26%) Oracle Receivables
4 45 (29.61%) Oracle Financials
5 44 (28.95%) Oracle General Ledger
6 35 (23.03%) Oracle Applications
7 30 (19.74%) Oracle iProcurement
8 7 (4.61%) Primavera
8 7 (4.61%) Oracle Assets
9 5 (3.29%) Oracle FAH
10 4 (2.63%) Oracle BPM
11 3 (1.97%) Remedy ITSM
12 2 (1.32%) HFM
12 2 (1.32%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
12 2 (1.32%) SAP R/3
12 2 (1.32%) Oracle SCM
12 2 (1.32%) Oracle HRMS
12 2 (1.32%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
13 1 (0.66%) Oracle AGIS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.95%) TCP/IP
2 5 (3.29%) DNS
2 5 (3.29%) LDAP
3 3 (1.97%) Firewall
4 1 (0.66%) SSL
4 1 (0.66%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (53.95%) Oracle Reports
2 58 (38.16%) Oracle Database
3 33 (21.71%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 31 (20.39%) SQL Server
5 27 (17.76%) Relational Database
6 25 (16.45%) Oracle Database 11g
6 25 (16.45%) Oracle Discoverer
7 21 (13.82%) RDBMS
8 20 (13.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 20 (13.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 17 (11.18%) Oracle BI EE
10 14 (9.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 12 (7.89%) Data Warehouse
12 8 (5.26%) DB2
12 8 (5.26%) Oracle Exadata
12 8 (5.26%) Oracle ODI
13 7 (4.61%) Oracle Database 10g
14 6 (3.95%) DataStage
14 6 (3.95%) Oracle9i Database
15 5 (3.29%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 61 (40.13%) Oracle Forms
2 51 (33.55%) Toad
3 8 (5.26%) Oracle APEX
4 6 (3.95%) QuickTest Pro
5 5 (3.29%) JDeveloper
5 5 (3.29%) Git (software)
5 5 (3.29%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 4 (2.63%) JIRA
7 3 (1.97%) Eclipse
8 2 (1.32%) Ant
8 2 (1.32%) Subversion
9 1 (0.66%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.66%) ProC
General
1 81 (53.29%) Finance
2 11 (7.24%) Banking
3 7 (4.61%) Manufacturing
4 4 (2.63%) Publishing
4 4 (2.63%) Billing
5 3 (1.97%) Retail Banking
5 3 (1.97%) Retail
5 3 (1.97%) Back Office
6 2 (1.32%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (1.32%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.32%) Advertising
6 2 (1.32%) Legal
6 2 (1.32%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.66%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (0.66%) General Ledger
7 1 (0.66%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 38 (25.00%) DBA
2 36 (23.68%) Oracle DBA
3 32 (21.05%) Analyst
4 28 (18.42%) Technical Leader
5 20 (13.16%) Developer
6 18 (11.84%) Oracle Analyst
7 17 (11.18%) Senior Oracle DBA
7 17 (11.18%) Senior DBA
8 14 (9.21%) Oracle Developer
9 11 (7.24%) Systems Analyst
9 11 (7.24%) Business Analyst
10 9 (5.92%) Test Manager
11 8 (5.26%) Support Analyst
11 8 (5.26%) SQL Developer
11 8 (5.26%) Oracle Applications DBA
12 6 (3.95%) Applications Specialist
12 6 (3.95%) OBIEE Developer
13 5 (3.29%) Applications Support
13 5 (3.29%) Administrator
13 5 (3.29%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (25.66%) XML
2 12 (7.89%) Middleware
3 5 (3.29%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 3 (1.97%) Web Services
4 3 (1.97%) XML Messaging
4 3 (1.97%) HTML
5 2 (1.32%) CSS
5 2 (1.32%) XSLT
6 1 (0.66%) EDI
6 1 (0.66%) JMS
6 1 (0.66%) SAML
6 1 (0.66%) JSP
6 1 (0.66%) Struts
6 1 (0.66%) .NET
6 1 (0.66%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.66%) Hibernate
6 1 (0.66%) Spring
6 1 (0.66%) JSF
6 1 (0.66%) Ajax
6 1 (0.66%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 24 (15.79%) Replication
2 18 (11.84%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (8.55%) Management Information System
4 10 (6.58%) Data Structures
5 7 (4.61%) Clustering
6 6 (3.95%) Mainframe
7 2 (1.32%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.32%) Life Science
8 1 (0.66%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.66%) Open Source
8 1 (0.66%) Oracle Exalogic
8 1 (0.66%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.66%) Mobile Banking
8 1 (0.66%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.66%) Fixed Income
8 1 (0.66%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 65 (42.76%) UNIX
2 48 (31.58%) Linux
3 14 (9.21%) Solaris
4 13 (8.55%) Windows
5 2 (1.32%) AIX
5 2 (1.32%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.66%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (32.89%) Workflow
2 41 (26.97%) Business Intelligence
3 35 (23.03%) ITIL
4 24 (15.79%) Integration Testing
5 16 (10.53%) Service Delivery
6 15 (9.87%) Migration
6 15 (9.87%) Performance Tuning
7 14 (9.21%) Database Mirroring
7 14 (9.21%) Validation
7 14 (9.21%) Change Management
7 14 (9.21%) BCP
8 13 (8.55%) ETL
8 13 (8.55%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (7.89%) Service Management
10 11 (7.24%) Business Analysis
10 11 (7.24%) User Acceptance Testing
11 8 (5.26%) Incident Management
11 8 (5.26%) Root Cause Analysis
12 7 (4.61%) Data Architecture
12 7 (4.61%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 147 (96.71%) SQL
2 109 (71.71%) PL/SQL
3 27 (17.76%) Perl
4 24 (15.79%) Java
5 19 (12.50%) Shell Script
6 18 (11.84%) T-SQL
7 6 (3.95%) Python
8 4 (2.63%) Korn
8 4 (2.63%) Bash Shell
8 4 (2.63%) R
8 4 (2.63%) sed
8 4 (2.63%) C++
8 4 (2.63%) AWK
9 2 (1.32%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.66%) C
10 1 (0.66%) C#
10 1 (0.66%) PHP
10 1 (0.66%) Ada
10 1 (0.66%) VB
10 1 (0.66%) DCL
Qualifications
1 28 (18.42%) Degree
2 11 (7.24%) ISEB
3 8 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
4 6 (3.95%) OCP
4 6 (3.95%) Oracle Certification
5 4 (2.63%) ISTQB
6 3 (1.97%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (1.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.66%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.66%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (19.08%) QA
2 20 (13.16%) SLA
3 1 (0.66%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 31 (20.39%) Oracle RAC
2 17 (11.18%) Oracle Clusterware
3 3 (1.97%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 33 (21.71%) Oracle RMAN
2 25 (16.45%) Data Guard
3 17 (11.18%) Oracle Flashback
3 17 (11.18%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (0.66%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 149 (98.03%) Oracle
2 17 (11.18%) Microsoft
3 13 (8.55%) HP
4 9 (5.92%) EMC
4 9 (5.92%) Hyperion
5 7 (4.61%) NetApp
5 7 (4.61%) CommVault
5 7 (4.61%) Sun
5 7 (4.61%) Business Objects
6 6 (3.95%) Cognos
6 6 (3.95%) Remedy
7 4 (2.63%) CA
7 4 (2.63%) Siebel
7 4 (2.63%) Red Hat
8 3 (1.97%) GoldenSource
9 2 (1.32%) F5
9 2 (1.32%) Tableau
9 2 (1.32%) IBM
9 2 (1.32%) SAP
10 1 (0.66%) Cognizant