The first table below looks at the demand for PL/SQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PL/SQL over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PL/SQL (PLSQL)
Rank 113 123 97
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -26
Permanent jobs citing PL/SQL 87 81 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.76% 1.62% 2.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.62% 3.34% 4.06%
Number of salaries quoted 67 64 89
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,550 £23,900
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £45,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Programming Languages Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2404 2424 2437
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 48.61% 48.39% 52.05%
Number of salaries quoted 2062 2107 2211
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
PL/SQL
England

PL/SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

PL/SQL Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

PL/SQL
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PL/SQL across the West Midlands region.

PL/SQL Salary Trend in the West Midlands

PL/SQL
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PL/SQL across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

PL/SQL Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

PL/SQL
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PL/SQL within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +40 51 £40,000 +23.07% 2
Solihull +4 10 - -
Staffordshire +1 6 £60,000 +33.33%
Wolverhampton - 6 £42,624 - 2
Coventry +3 4 £32,500 -20.72%
Warwickshire -8 3 £38,500 -3.75%
Dudley - 2 £42,000 -
Walsall +2 1 £42,500 +32.81%
Worcestershire -14 1 - - 1
PL/SQL
England

PL/SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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.

1 197 (100.00%) SQL
2 171 (86.80%) Oracle
3 95 (48.22%) UNIX
4 90 (45.69%) Oracle Database
5 77 (39.09%) Finance
6 68 (34.52%) Oracle Database 11g
7 62 (31.47%) Oracle Database 10g
8 61 (30.96%) SQL Server
9 59 (29.95%) Shell Script
10 56 (28.43%) Java
11 53 (26.90%) Performance Tuning
12 45 (22.84%) Business Intelligence
13 44 (22.34%) C
14 43 (21.83%) Linux
14 43 (21.83%) Retail
15 40 (20.30%) Oracle RMAN
15 40 (20.30%) Oracle EBS
16 35 (17.77%) Oracle BI EE
17 33 (16.75%) T-SQL
17 33 (16.75%) WebLogic
18 32 (16.24%) SC Cleared
18 32 (16.24%) Security Cleared
18 32 (16.24%) Oracle EBS R12
19 30 (15.23%) Telecoms
20 29 (14.72%) Fujitsu
21 27 (13.71%) JBoss
21 27 (13.71%) Data Warehouse
22 25 (12.69%) Oracle Reports
22 25 (12.69%) Oracle Discoverer
22 25 (12.69%) Hyperion

PL/SQL
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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 33 (16.75%) WebLogic
2 20 (10.15%) WebSphere
3 9 (4.57%) Oracle Application Server
4 7 (3.55%) Oracle Workflow
5 5 (2.54%) GlassFish
6 2 (1.02%) SAS
7 1 (0.51%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (3.55%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.02%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.51%) MS Office
3 1 (0.51%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 40 (20.30%) Oracle EBS
2 32 (16.24%) Oracle EBS R12
3 20 (10.15%) Oracle Applications
4 8 (4.06%) Oracle Retail
5 6 (3.05%) Oracle Financials
6 5 (2.54%) Oracle 11i
6 5 (2.54%) Oracle Payables
7 4 (2.03%) Oracle Receivables
7 4 (2.03%) Oracle ERP
7 4 (2.03%) Oracle General Ledger
8 3 (1.52%) Oracle Assets
9 2 (1.02%) Oracle Cash Management
9 2 (1.02%) Misys Midas
10 1 (0.51%) SAP FI-AP
10 1 (0.51%) Cognos Business Intelligence
10 1 (0.51%) Dynamics AX
10 1 (0.51%) SAP FI
10 1 (0.51%) Oracle E-Business Tax
10 1 (0.51%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.06%) Internet
2 4 (2.03%) Network Security
3 2 (1.02%) FTP
4 1 (0.51%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (45.69%) Oracle Database
2 68 (34.52%) Oracle Database 11g
3 62 (31.47%) Oracle Database 10g
4 61 (30.96%) SQL Server
5 35 (17.77%) Oracle BI EE
6 27 (13.71%) Data Warehouse
7 25 (12.69%) Oracle Reports
7 25 (12.69%) Oracle Discoverer
7 25 (12.69%) Oracle Exadata
7 25 (12.69%) Essbase
8 24 (12.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 23 (11.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 22 (11.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 20 (10.15%) Data Mart
12 18 (9.14%) Relational Database
13 16 (8.12%) RDBMS
13 16 (8.12%) SQL Server 2008
14 9 (4.57%) SQL Server 2005
15 8 (4.06%) Informix
15 8 (4.06%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 14 (7.11%) Toad
2 12 (6.09%) Oracle Forms
3 8 (4.06%) ProC
4 6 (3.05%) Oracle APEX
4 6 (3.05%) Subversion
5 5 (2.54%) Eclipse
5 5 (2.54%) PVCS
6 3 (1.52%) Visual Studio
7 2 (1.02%) JIRA
7 2 (1.02%) Git (software)
7 2 (1.02%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.51%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 77 (39.09%) Finance
2 43 (21.83%) Retail
3 30 (15.23%) Telecoms
4 12 (6.09%) Billing
5 11 (5.58%) Pharmaceutical
6 4 (2.03%) Back Office
7 2 (1.02%) French Language
7 2 (1.02%) German Language
Job Titles
1 74 (37.56%) Developer
2 60 (30.46%) DBA
3 58 (29.44%) Oracle DBA
4 32 (16.24%) Analyst
5 30 (15.23%) Applications Support
5 30 (15.23%) Administrator
6 22 (11.17%) Oracle Developer
7 18 (9.14%) Team Leader
7 18 (9.14%) Support Team Leader
8 17 (8.63%) Support Analyst
9 15 (7.61%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 14 (7.11%) Business Developer
10 14 (7.11%) SQL Developer
11 13 (6.60%) .NET Developer
12 9 (4.57%) Data Warehouse Developer
13 8 (4.06%) Software Team Leader
14 7 (3.55%) SQL Server BI Developer
14 7 (3.55%) Applications Support Analyst
14 7 (3.55%) Analyst Developer
14 7 (3.55%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (10.15%) HTML
2 19 (9.64%) .NET
3 16 (8.12%) CSS
4 8 (4.06%) ASP.NET
4 8 (4.06%) .NET Framework
4 8 (4.06%) WPF
4 8 (4.06%) WinForms
4 8 (4.06%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 8 (4.06%) ASP.NET MVC
5 7 (3.55%) Java SE
6 6 (3.05%) EJB
6 6 (3.05%) XML
6 6 (3.05%) JPA
6 6 (3.05%) EJB 3.0
6 6 (3.05%) Spring
7 5 (2.54%) JMS
8 4 (2.03%) JSP
8 4 (2.03%) JSF
9 3 (1.52%) MSMQ
10 2 (1.02%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 21 (10.66%) Oracle Exalytics
2 15 (7.61%) Clustering
3 12 (6.09%) Computer Science
4 5 (2.54%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.03%) GIS
6 3 (1.52%) Data Protection Act
6 3 (1.52%) N-Tier
7 2 (1.02%) AS400
7 2 (1.02%) Smart Meter
8 1 (0.51%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 95 (48.22%) UNIX
2 43 (21.83%) Linux
3 21 (10.66%) Windows
4 15 (7.61%) Solaris
5 14 (7.11%) Oracle Linux
6 2 (1.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (26.90%) Performance Tuning
2 45 (22.84%) Business Intelligence
3 22 (11.17%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (9.14%) ETL
5 17 (8.63%) CRM
6 12 (6.09%) Migration
7 11 (5.58%) SOA
7 11 (5.58%) ERP
8 10 (5.08%) UML
8 10 (5.08%) Database Tuning
8 10 (5.08%) Scrum
9 9 (4.57%) Capacity Planning
9 9 (4.57%) OO
9 9 (4.57%) Data Modelling
10 8 (4.06%) MVC
11 7 (3.55%) Data Analysis
11 7 (3.55%) User Acceptance Testing
11 7 (3.55%) Data Mapping
11 7 (3.55%) Workflow
11 7 (3.55%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 197 (100.00%) SQL
2 59 (29.95%) Shell Script
3 56 (28.43%) Java
4 44 (22.34%) C
5 33 (16.75%) T-SQL
6 14 (7.11%) C#
7 13 (6.60%) VB.NET
8 12 (6.09%) JavaScript
9 10 (5.08%) C++
10 5 (2.54%) VBScript
10 5 (2.54%) VB
11 2 (1.02%) COBOL
11 2 (1.02%) Delphi
11 2 (1.02%) PHP
11 2 (1.02%) RPG
11 2 (1.02%) VB6
12 1 (0.51%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.51%) Perl
Qualifications
1 32 (16.24%) SC Cleared
1 32 (16.24%) Security Cleared
2 16 (8.12%) Degree
3 7 (3.55%) Oracle Certification
4 6 (3.05%) OCP
5 1 (0.51%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.51%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 3 (1.52%) Basel II
2 2 (1.02%) SLA
3 1 (0.51%) Data Quality
System Software
1 40 (20.30%) Oracle RMAN
2 23 (11.68%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 12 (6.09%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 3 (1.52%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.51%) Control-M
3 1 (0.51%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 171 (86.80%) Oracle
2 29 (14.72%) Fujitsu
3 27 (13.71%) JBoss
4 25 (12.69%) Hyperion
5 10 (5.08%) webMethods
6 8 (4.06%) Business Objects
6 8 (4.06%) Microsoft
7 7 (3.55%) Cognos
8 5 (2.54%) SAP
9 4 (2.03%) Pegasus
10 2 (1.02%) Tableau
10 2 (1.02%) Red Hat
10 2 (1.02%) IBM
10 2 (1.02%) StreamServe
11 1 (0.51%) Ab Initio
11 1 (0.51%) Netezza
11 1 (0.51%) Cisco
11 1 (0.51%) Sun
11 1 (0.51%) Avaya
11 1 (0.51%) Genesys
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Redditch
Swisslog
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Birmingham, Warwickshire
Applitracker
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Birmingham
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago