Period
to 21 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England 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 6 months to 21 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PL/SQL (PLSQL)
UK > England
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 293 258 209
Rank change year-on-year -35 -49 -20
Permanent jobs citing PL/SQL 1,877 2,289 3,178
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.15% 1.36% 1.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.04% 2.46% 3.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1,431 1,747 2,543
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £35,750 £32,500 £28,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,750 £72,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +5.26%

PL/SQL is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 91,802 93,201 100,456
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 56.18% 55.45% 52.64%
Number of salaries quoted 76,813 78,534 87,812
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,000 £28,750 £28,500
90th Percentile £81,250 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

PL/SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing PL/SQL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for PL/SQL in England

PL/SQL
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for PL/SQL in England

PL/SQL
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PL/SQL in England over the 6 months to 21 July 2018.

Salary histogram for PL/SQL in England

PL/SQL
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PL/SQL within the England region over the 6 months to 21 July 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -24 768 £57,500 - 87
South East -17 428 £50,000 +5.26% 47
North of England -48 284 £44,250 -1.67% 27
Midlands +11 146 £45,000 +5.88% 22
Yorkshire -44 144 £42,500 -5.56% 6
East of England -101 132 £45,000 -4.26% 10
North West -9 127 £45,000 -10.00% 19
South West +3 118 £45,000 - 9
East Midlands +45 100 £45,000 +28.57% 3
West Midlands -5 45 £43,750 - 19
North East -16 13 £42,750 -5.00% 2
PL/SQL
UK

For the 6 months to 21 July 2018, IT jobs citing PL/SQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region with a requirement for PL/SQL.

1 1,845 (98.30%) SQL
2 1,517 (80.82%) Oracle
3 709 (37.77%) Java
4 651 (34.68%) Finance
5 619 (32.98%) Agile Software Development
6 601 (32.02%) Oracle Database
7 438 (23.34%) SQL Server
8 394 (20.99%) JavaScript
9 373 (19.87%) .NET
9 373 (19.87%) XML
10 369 (19.66%) Business Intelligence
11 366 (19.50%) HTML
12 362 (19.29%) C#
13 327 (17.42%) Unix
13 327 (17.42%) Linux
14 324 (17.26%) Web Services
15 307 (16.36%) Data Warehouse
16 304 (16.20%) Problem-Solving
17 295 (15.72%) T-SQL
18 282 (15.02%) Microsoft
19 278 (14.81%) CSS
20 269 (14.33%) Oracle Database 11g
21 256 (13.64%) Spring
22 243 (12.95%) Software Engineering
23 237 (12.63%) ETL
23 237 (12.63%) Relational Database
24 231 (12.31%) Oracle Reports
25 226 (12.04%) MVC
26 218 (11.61%) Scrum
27 217 (11.56%) Degree

PL/SQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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
1 157 (8.36%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 102 (5.43%) WebLogic
3 96 (5.11%) Oracle Workflow
4 90 (4.79%) Tomcat
5 87 (4.64%) JBoss
6 63 (3.36%) Apache
7 59 (3.14%) WebSphere
8 38 (2.02%) Apache Spark
9 35 (1.86%) Confluence
10 28 (1.49%) Elasticsearch
11 24 (1.28%) Oracle Application Server
12 23 (1.23%) BizTalk Server
13 21 (1.12%) IIS
14 19 (1.01%) SAS
14 19 (1.01%) SharePoint
15 15 (0.80%) MQSeries
15 15 (0.80%) WildFly
16 14 (0.75%) Oracle Service Bus
17 8 (0.43%) WebLogic Portal
18 6 (0.32%) CMS
Applications
1 96 (5.11%) Microsoft Excel
2 48 (2.56%) Microsoft Office
3 22 (1.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 19 (1.01%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.27%) Microsoft Project
6 2 (0.11%) Weka
7 1 (0.053%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.053%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 144 (7.67%) Oracle EBS
2 90 (4.79%) Oracle EBS R12
3 71 (3.78%) Oracle Financials
4 48 (2.56%) Oracle Applications
5 45 (2.40%) Oracle ERP
6 43 (2.29%) Oracle Receivables
7 42 (2.24%) Oracle 11i
7 42 (2.24%) Oracle Payables
8 29 (1.55%) Oracle Assets
9 26 (1.39%) Oracle General Ledger
10 17 (0.91%) Oracle BPM
10 17 (0.91%) Oracle Internet Expenses
11 16 (0.85%) Oracle Payroll
12 13 (0.69%) HFM
12 13 (0.69%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
12 13 (0.69%) Remedy ITSM
13 12 (0.64%) Dynamics CRM
13 12 (0.64%) Oracle Cash Management
14 10 (0.53%) SAP ERP
15 8 (0.43%) Oracle ASCP
Cloud Services
1 97 (5.17%) Amazon AWS
2 74 (3.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 24 (1.28%) SaaS
4 21 (1.12%) GitHub
5 20 (1.07%) Taleo
6 15 (0.80%) Amazon S3
7 13 (0.69%) Amazon EC2
8 11 (0.59%) Office 365
9 10 (0.53%) PaaS
10 8 (0.43%) AWS Lambda
10 8 (0.43%) Serverless
11 6 (0.32%) Google Cloud Platform
11 6 (0.32%) IaaS
12 5 (0.27%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 5 (0.27%) AWS CloudFormation
13 4 (0.21%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 4 (0.21%) Route 53
14 3 (0.16%) Akamai
14 3 (0.16%) Amazon SQS
14 3 (0.16%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 31 (1.65%) Internet
2 16 (0.85%) HTTP
2 16 (0.85%) SSL
3 13 (0.69%) Intranet
3 13 (0.69%) SAN
4 11 (0.59%) SMS
5 7 (0.37%) DNS
6 3 (0.16%) Firewall
6 3 (0.16%) FTP
6 3 (0.16%) Network Security
6 3 (0.16%) PPP
6 3 (0.16%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.11%) HTTPS
7 2 (0.11%) MQTT
8 1 (0.053%) AMQP
8 1 (0.053%) Asterisk PBX
8 1 (0.053%) DHCP
8 1 (0.053%) Extranet
8 1 (0.053%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 601 (32.02%) Oracle Database
2 438 (23.34%) SQL Server
3 307 (16.36%) Data Warehouse
4 269 (14.33%) Oracle Database 11g
5 237 (12.63%) Relational Database
6 231 (12.31%) Oracle Reports
7 159 (8.47%) Oracle Database 12c
8 143 (7.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 139 (7.41%) Oracle Database 10g
10 138 (7.35%) RDBMS
11 125 (6.66%) MySQL
12 101 (5.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 94 (5.01%) BusinessObjects
14 91 (4.85%) Oracle BI Publisher
15 89 (4.74%) MongoDB
16 82 (4.37%) Oracle BI EE
17 65 (3.46%) QlikView
18 58 (3.09%) Big Data
18 58 (3.09%) Hadoop
18 58 (3.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 173 (9.22%) Git (software)
2 145 (7.73%) Oracle Forms
3 120 (6.39%) JUnit
4 116 (6.18%) Oracle APEX
5 115 (6.13%) Maven
6 103 (5.49%) Jenkins
7 102 (5.43%) JIRA
8 101 (5.38%) Subversion
9 69 (3.68%) NUnit
10 68 (3.62%) MSTest
11 67 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
12 55 (2.93%) Visual Studio
13 51 (2.72%) Toad
14 48 (2.56%) Ant
15 45 (2.40%) Selenium
16 42 (2.24%) VSS/SourceSafe
17 41 (2.18%) Eclipse
18 34 (1.81%) Gradle
19 32 (1.70%) Cucumber
20 22 (1.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 651 (34.68%) Finance
2 184 (9.80%) Banking
3 94 (5.01%) Retail
4 60 (3.20%) Manufacturing
4 60 (3.20%) Telecoms
5 46 (2.45%) Front Office
5 46 (2.45%) Investment Banking
5 46 (2.45%) Marketing
6 40 (2.13%) Advertising
7 31 (1.65%) Back Office
8 30 (1.60%) Games
9 28 (1.49%) Electronics
10 26 (1.39%) Billing
11 22 (1.17%) Automotive
12 21 (1.12%) General Ledger
13 19 (1.01%) Financial Institution
14 16 (0.85%) Legal
15 13 (0.69%) Publishing
16 11 (0.59%) Pharmaceutical
17 10 (0.53%) Law
Job Titles
1 1,015 (54.08%) Developer
2 368 (19.61%) Oracle Developer
3 300 (15.98%) Analyst
4 279 (14.86%) Java Developer
5 217 (11.56%) SQL Developer
6 154 (8.20%) DBA
7 153 (8.15%) Senior Developer
8 141 (7.51%) C# Developer
9 138 (7.35%) PL/SQL Developer
10 134 (7.14%) .NET Developer
10 134 (7.14%) Oracle DBA
11 117 (6.23%) C# .NET Developer
12 106 (5.65%) Software Engineer
13 101 (5.38%) Applications Support
14 96 (5.11%) Oracle Analyst
15 91 (4.85%) Software Developer
16 88 (4.69%) Consultant
17 84 (4.48%) SQL Analyst
18 82 (4.37%) Support Analyst
19 80 (4.26%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 373 (19.87%) .NET
1 373 (19.87%) XML
2 366 (19.50%) HTML
3 324 (17.26%) Web Services
4 278 (14.81%) CSS
5 256 (13.64%) Spring
6 196 (10.44%) SOAP
7 172 (9.16%) jQuery
8 157 (8.36%) ASP.NET
9 148 (7.88%) RESTful
10 144 (7.67%) J2EE
10 144 (7.67%) WCF
11 131 (6.98%) Hibernate
12 124 (6.61%) REST
13 118 (6.29%) XSLT
14 114 (6.07%) JSON
15 104 (5.54%) HTML5
15 104 (5.54%) Middleware
16 98 (5.22%) WPF
17 90 (4.79%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 178 (9.48%) Analytical Skills
2 91 (4.85%) Computer Science
3 62 (3.30%) Enterprise Software
4 48 (2.56%) Self-Motivation
5 44 (2.34%) Greenfield Project
6 36 (1.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 35 (1.86%) Replication
8 33 (1.76%) Derivative
8 33 (1.76%) Management Information System
9 30 (1.60%) Reference Data
10 28 (1.49%) Clustering
11 26 (1.39%) Data Structures
11 26 (1.39%) User Experience
12 25 (1.33%) Fixed Income
13 22 (1.17%) Algorithms
13 22 (1.17%) OTC Derivatives
14 21 (1.12%) Client/Server
15 19 (1.01%) W3C
16 18 (0.96%) Linux Command Line
17 17 (0.91%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 327 (17.42%) Linux
1 327 (17.42%) Unix
2 193 (10.28%) Windows
3 54 (2.88%) Windows Server
4 53 (2.82%) Solaris
5 31 (1.65%) Windows Server 2008
6 25 (1.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 22 (1.17%) AIX
8 19 (1.01%) Windows Phone
8 19 (1.01%) Windows Phone 8
9 17 (0.91%) Windows 7
10 8 (0.43%) Oracle Linux
11 6 (0.32%) Windows Server 2003
12 5 (0.27%) DC/OS
12 5 (0.27%) Windows Server 2012
13 4 (0.21%) Android
14 3 (0.16%) Apple iOS
14 3 (0.16%) Windows 2000
14 3 (0.16%) Windows XP
15 2 (0.11%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 619 (32.98%) Agile Software Development
2 369 (19.66%) Business Intelligence
3 304 (16.20%) Problem-Solving
4 243 (12.95%) Software Engineering
5 237 (12.63%) ETL
6 226 (12.04%) MVC
7 218 (11.61%) Scrum
8 189 (10.07%) SDLC
9 185 (9.86%) Data Modelling
10 175 (9.32%) Performance Tuning
11 173 (9.22%) SOA
12 169 (9.00%) OO
13 154 (8.20%) Continuous Integration
13 154 (8.20%) ERP
14 133 (7.09%) Test Automation
15 126 (6.71%) ITIL
16 125 (6.66%) Analytics
17 121 (6.45%) DevOps
18 118 (6.29%) TDD
19 117 (6.23%) UML
Programming Languages
1 1,845 (98.30%) SQL
2 709 (37.77%) Java
3 394 (20.99%) JavaScript
4 362 (19.29%) C#
5 295 (15.72%) T-SQL
6 201 (10.71%) Shell Script
7 118 (6.29%) C++
8 106 (5.65%) Python
9 83 (4.42%) VB
10 64 (3.41%) C
10 64 (3.41%) VB.NET
11 52 (2.77%) Java 8
11 52 (2.77%) Perl
12 43 (2.29%) PHP
12 43 (2.29%) VBA
13 35 (1.86%) VB6
14 32 (1.70%) Ruby
15 24 (1.28%) Bash Shell
16 23 (1.23%) Scala
17 20 (1.07%) R
Qualifications
1 217 (11.56%) Degree
2 76 (4.05%) Security Cleared
3 48 (2.56%) Oracle Certification
4 40 (2.13%) Computer Science Degree
5 39 (2.08%) SC Cleared
6 31 (1.65%) OCP
7 30 (1.60%) DV Cleared
8 26 (1.39%) Numerate Degree
9 20 (1.07%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 19 (1.01%) ITIL Certification
11 17 (0.91%) Microsoft Certification
12 14 (0.75%) ISTQB
13 11 (0.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 9 (0.48%) HND
15 7 (0.37%) Postgraduate
16 5 (0.27%) Master's Degree
16 5 (0.27%) OCA
16 5 (0.27%) PhD
16 5 (0.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
17 4 (0.21%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 82 (4.37%) QA
2 73 (3.89%) Data Quality
3 26 (1.39%) SLA
4 20 (1.07%) PCI DSS
5 11 (0.59%) MiFID
6 8 (0.43%) GAMP
7 5 (0.27%) GDPR
8 4 (0.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 3 (0.16%) HL7
9 3 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 2 (0.11%) Dodd-Frank
10 2 (0.11%) EMIR
10 2 (0.11%) IFRS
10 2 (0.11%) IFRS 9
10 2 (0.11%) ISO 9001
10 2 (0.11%) Solvency II
11 1 (0.053%) COREP
11 1 (0.053%) UCITS
System Software
1 97 (5.17%) Oracle RAC
2 33 (1.76%) Docker
3 22 (1.17%) VMware Infrastructure
4 17 (0.91%) HDFS
5 13 (0.69%) Virtual Machines
6 12 (0.64%) Apache Flume
7 11 (0.59%) Hyper-V
8 10 (0.53%) Active Directory
9 2 (0.11%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 80 (4.26%) Data Guard
2 70 (3.73%) Oracle RMAN
3 55 (2.93%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 30 (1.60%) Ansible
5 22 (1.17%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
6 17 (0.91%) Control-M
6 17 (0.91%) Kubernetes
6 17 (0.91%) Opscode Chef
6 17 (0.91%) Puppet
7 9 (0.48%) Oracle ZFS
8 8 (0.43%) logstash
8 8 (0.43%) Mesos
8 8 (0.43%) Terraform
9 7 (0.37%) Graphite
9 7 (0.37%) Rancher
9 7 (0.37%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 6 (0.32%) NetBackup
10 6 (0.32%) Unicenter
11 5 (0.27%) OpenView
11 5 (0.27%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 1,517 (80.82%) Oracle
2 282 (15.02%) Microsoft
3 79 (4.21%) SAP
4 73 (3.89%) Informatica
5 57 (3.04%) IBM
6 47 (2.50%) Talend
7 40 (2.13%) Tableau
8 34 (1.81%) Capita
9 30 (1.60%) Remedy
9 30 (1.60%) Salesforce.com
10 28 (1.49%) Sybase
11 27 (1.44%) IFS
12 26 (1.39%) Red Hat
13 24 (1.28%) WorldPay
14 23 (1.23%) RedGate
14 23 (1.23%) VMware
15 17 (0.91%) AppDynamics
16 15 (0.80%) Google
16 15 (0.80%) Splunk
17 13 (0.69%) Cloudera