The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for PL/SQL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited PL/SQL over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PL/SQL (PLSQL)
East of England / Bedfordshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 67 75 42
Rank change year-on-year +8 -33  
Permanent jobs citing PL/SQL 1 17 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 0.15% 2.02% 4.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.39% 5.20% 10.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1 15 40
Median salary £28,000 £52,500 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -46.66% +12.90%  
UK excluding London median salary £46,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +9.41% -  

PL/SQL is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Bedfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 259 327 443
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 39.85% 38.79% 39.66%
Number of salaries quoted 215 281 345
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +2.50%  

PL/SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedfordshire citing PL/SQL as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for PL/SQL in Bedfordshire

PL/SQL
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Salary trend for PL/SQL in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT jobs citing PL/SQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bedfordshire region with a requirement for PL/SQL.

1 9 (100.00%) SQL
1 9 (100.00%) Oracle
1 9 (100.00%) XML
1 9 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 8 (88.89%) Java EE
2 8 (88.89%) Oracle RAC
2 8 (88.89%) Finance
2 8 (88.89%) Hibernate
2 8 (88.89%) Spring
2 8 (88.89%) JSF
2 8 (88.89%) XSL
2 8 (88.89%) XSLT
2 8 (88.89%) WebLogic
2 8 (88.89%) JSP
2 8 (88.89%) Struts
2 8 (88.89%) Java
2 8 (88.89%) SLA
2 8 (88.89%) Oracle Database 10g
2 8 (88.89%) High Availability
3 7 (77.78%) Mentoring
3 7 (77.78%) BEA
3 7 (77.78%) ITIL
3 7 (77.78%) Banking
3 7 (77.78%) Technical Analysis
4 6 (66.67%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 6 (66.67%) Oracle Reports
4 6 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (55.56%) Functional Programming
5 5 (55.56%) Maven
5 5 (55.56%) Gradle

PL/SQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (88.89%) WebLogic
2 1 (11.11%) Apache
2 1 (11.11%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) EngageOne
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 8 (88.89%) Oracle Database 10g
3 6 (66.67%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 6 (66.67%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Gradle
1 5 (55.56%) Maven
General
1 8 (88.89%) Finance
2 7 (77.78%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Applications Specialist
1 7 (77.78%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Applications Support
3 1 (11.11%) Applications Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Data Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Server Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Server Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) XML
2 8 (88.89%) Hibernate
2 8 (88.89%) Java EE
2 8 (88.89%) JSF
2 8 (88.89%) JSP
2 8 (88.89%) Spring
2 8 (88.89%) Struts
2 8 (88.89%) XSL
2 8 (88.89%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) High Availability
2 7 (77.78%) ITIL
2 7 (77.78%) Mentoring
2 7 (77.78%) Technical Analysis
3 6 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (55.56%) Functional Programming
5 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) SQL
2 8 (88.89%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (88.89%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (88.89%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Oracle
2 7 (77.78%) BEA