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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PL/SQL (PLSQL)
Rank 98 132 117
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -15
Permanent jobs citing PL/SQL 120 79 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.22% 1.42% 1.62%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.57% 2.99% 3.06%
Number of salaries quoted 117 58 65
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +23.07%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
Programming Languages Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2624 2639 2583
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 48.62% 47.28% 53.03%
Number of salaries quoted 2262 2337 2269
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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 30 July 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 30 July 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
Birmingham +41 56 £43,000 +22.85% 2
Worcestershire -10 10 £45,000 +12.50%
Coventry +10 9 £37,500 +26.05%
Warwickshire -1 9 £38,000 +8.57% 2
Staffordshire -4 9 £35,000 -11.39%
West Bromwich +1 8 £41,000 +2.50% 1
Shropshire -1 5 £37,500 -6.25%
Wolverhampton - 2 £32,500 -
PL/SQL
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 198 (99.50%) SQL
2 185 (92.96%) Oracle
3 86 (43.22%) Oracle Database
4 74 (37.19%) SQL Server
5 65 (32.66%) Oracle Database 11g
6 64 (32.16%) Business Intelligence
7 63 (31.66%) Finance
7 63 (31.66%) UNIX
8 49 (24.62%) Data Warehouse
9 47 (23.62%) Oracle Reports
10 37 (18.59%) Java
11 35 (17.59%) Oracle EBS
12 34 (17.09%) Oracle Database 10g
12 34 (17.09%) Shell Script
12 34 (17.09%) Workflow
12 34 (17.09%) Oracle Workflow
13 32 (16.08%) T-SQL
13 32 (16.08%) Data Mart
13 32 (16.08%) Security Cleared
14 31 (15.58%) SC Cleared
15 30 (15.08%) Toad
16 28 (14.07%) C
17 26 (13.07%) ERP
17 26 (13.07%) Microsoft
17 26 (13.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 26 (13.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 24 (12.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 24 (12.06%) ETL
18 24 (12.06%) Performance Tuning
19 23 (11.56%) Business Objects

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 34 (17.09%) Oracle Workflow
2 11 (5.53%) WebSphere
3 7 (3.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 6 (3.02%) SharePoint
5 3 (1.51%) Oracle Application Server
5 3 (1.51%) WebLogic
6 2 (1.01%) SAS
7 1 (0.50%) GlassFish
Applications
1 5 (2.51%) MS Office
2 2 (1.01%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.01%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 35 (17.59%) Oracle EBS
2 21 (10.55%) Oracle Applications
3 18 (9.05%) Oracle EBS R12
4 13 (6.53%) Oracle iRecruitment
5 11 (5.53%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 8 (4.02%) Oracle ERP
7 6 (3.02%) Agresso
8 5 (2.51%) Summit
9 2 (1.01%) Oracle 11i
9 2 (1.01%) Dynamics AX
9 2 (1.01%) Misys Midas
10 1 (0.50%) Oracle General Ledger
10 1 (0.50%) Oracle Retail
10 1 (0.50%) Oracle Payables
10 1 (0.50%) Oracle Receivables
10 1 (0.50%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 13 (6.53%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 11 (5.53%) Intranet
1 11 (5.53%) Internet
2 5 (2.51%) ATM
3 2 (1.01%) FTP
4 1 (0.50%) Network Security
4 1 (0.50%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (43.22%) Oracle Database
2 74 (37.19%) SQL Server
3 65 (32.66%) Oracle Database 11g
4 49 (24.62%) Data Warehouse
5 47 (23.62%) Oracle Reports
6 34 (17.09%) Oracle Database 10g
7 32 (16.08%) Data Mart
8 26 (13.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 26 (13.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 24 (12.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 20 (10.05%) Relational Database
11 18 (9.05%) SQL Server 2008
12 17 (8.54%) OLAP
12 17 (8.54%) Cognos Report Studio
13 16 (8.04%) RDBMS
13 16 (8.04%) Oracle OLAP
14 15 (7.54%) Oracle Discoverer
14 15 (7.54%) Cognos Framework Manager
15 12 (6.03%) Cognos Analysis Studio
16 11 (5.53%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 30 (15.08%) Toad
2 22 (11.06%) Oracle Forms
3 12 (6.03%) Oracle APEX
4 8 (4.02%) ClearCase
4 8 (4.02%) Mercurial
5 7 (3.52%) Subversion
6 6 (3.02%) Visual Studio
7 4 (2.01%) ProC
7 4 (2.01%) CruiseControl
8 2 (1.01%) PVCS
8 2 (1.01%) JIRA
8 2 (1.01%) Git (software)
8 2 (1.01%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (1.01%) Talend Open Studio
9 1 (0.50%) Hudson
9 1 (0.50%) Eclipse
General
1 63 (31.66%) Finance
2 21 (10.55%) Retail
3 13 (6.53%) Billing
4 11 (5.53%) Pharmaceutical
5 10 (5.03%) Telecoms
6 4 (2.01%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.01%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.01%) French Language
7 2 (1.01%) German Language
8 1 (0.50%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 85 (42.71%) Developer
2 45 (22.61%) Analyst
3 33 (16.58%) DBA
4 31 (15.58%) Oracle DBA
4 31 (15.58%) Oracle Developer
5 23 (11.56%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 20 (10.05%) Applications Support
7 18 (9.05%) Team Leader
8 15 (7.54%) Data Warehouse Developer
8 15 (7.54%) Consultant
9 14 (7.04%) Programmer
9 14 (7.04%) Oracle Consultant
9 14 (7.04%) Oracle Functional Consultant
9 14 (7.04%) Functional Consultant
10 13 (6.53%) C# Developer
10 13 (6.53%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 13 (6.53%) Business Developer
11 12 (6.03%) Oracle Data Warehouse Developer
12 11 (5.53%) Support Team Leader
13 10 (5.03%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (9.05%) .NET
2 13 (6.53%) XML
3 10 (5.03%) HTML
4 9 (4.52%) Oracle Streams
5 8 (4.02%) CSS
6 6 (3.02%) jQuery
7 5 (2.51%) Ajax
7 5 (2.51%) Web Services
8 4 (2.01%) Ext JS
9 2 (1.01%) JSP
9 2 (1.01%) SOAP
9 2 (1.01%) DCOM
9 2 (1.01%) RESTful
9 2 (1.01%) Drools
10 1 (0.50%) JPA
10 1 (0.50%) EJB 3.0
10 1 (0.50%) Oracle Fusion
10 1 (0.50%) MapReduce
10 1 (0.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 1 (0.50%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 15 (7.54%) Computer Science
2 11 (5.53%) Management Information System
3 8 (4.02%) Replication
4 7 (3.52%) Data Integration
5 6 (3.02%) Clustering
6 4 (2.01%) GIS
7 2 (1.01%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.50%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 63 (31.66%) UNIX
2 20 (10.05%) Linux
3 15 (7.54%) Windows
4 3 (1.51%) Solaris
5 2 (1.01%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (32.16%) Business Intelligence
2 34 (17.09%) Workflow
3 26 (13.07%) ERP
4 24 (12.06%) ETL
4 24 (12.06%) Performance Tuning
5 15 (7.54%) CRM
6 14 (7.04%) User Acceptance Testing
6 14 (7.04%) Data Mapping
7 12 (6.03%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (5.03%) Data Analysis
8 10 (5.03%) Migration
8 10 (5.03%) Unit Testing
9 9 (4.52%) Data Migration
9 9 (4.52%) Configuration Management
9 9 (4.52%) Project Management
10 8 (4.02%) Data Modelling
10 8 (4.02%) SOA
10 8 (4.02%) Time Management
11 7 (3.52%) Scrum
12 6 (3.02%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 198 (99.50%) SQL
2 37 (18.59%) Java
3 34 (17.09%) Shell Script
4 32 (16.08%) T-SQL
5 28 (14.07%) C
6 14 (7.04%) C#
7 11 (5.53%) JavaScript
8 8 (4.02%) C++
9 6 (3.02%) PHP
10 4 (2.01%) VBScript
11 3 (1.51%) VBA
11 3 (1.51%) VB
12 2 (1.01%) Delphi
13 1 (0.50%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.50%) VB6
13 1 (0.50%) Perl
13 1 (0.50%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 32 (16.08%) Security Cleared
2 31 (15.58%) SC Cleared
3 18 (9.05%) Degree
4 11 (5.53%) Oracle Certification
5 10 (5.03%) OCP
6 5 (2.51%) MCAD
6 5 (2.51%) MCSD
6 5 (2.51%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.50%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.01%) Data Quality
System Software
1 22 (11.06%) Oracle RMAN
2 9 (4.52%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (4.02%) Data Guard
2 2 (1.01%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (0.50%) Oracle Identity Management
3 1 (0.50%) Control-M
Vendors
1 185 (92.96%) Oracle
2 26 (13.07%) Microsoft
3 23 (11.56%) Business Objects
4 20 (10.05%) Cognos
5 14 (7.04%) JBoss
5 14 (7.04%) Netezza
6 10 (5.03%) Fujitsu
7 5 (2.51%) Tableau
8 4 (2.01%) SAP
8 4 (2.01%) Sencha
9 3 (1.51%) Informatica
10 2 (1.01%) Hyperion
10 2 (1.01%) IBM
10 2 (1.01%) Northgate
10 2 (1.01%) StreamServe
10 2 (1.01%) Ab Initio
10 2 (1.01%) Talend
11 1 (0.50%) VMware
11 1 (0.50%) Sun
11 1 (0.50%) Cognizant
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