Period
to 22 July 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 22 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PL/SQL (PLSQL)
England > North West
6 months to
22 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 244 243 227
Rank change year-on-year -1 -16 -58
Permanent jobs citing PL/SQL 92 127 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.88% 1.03% 1.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.74% 1.82% 1.91%
Number of salaries quoted 76 97 122
North West median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% -10.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £31,125 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £56,250 £56,250 £57,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% -5.00%

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 the North West with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 5,289 6,965 7,681
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 50.32% 56.25% 58.16%
Number of salaries quoted 4,072 5,873 6,575
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -

PL/SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for PL/SQL in the North West

PL/SQL
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for PL/SQL in the North West

PL/SQL
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PL/SQL in the North West over the 6 months to 22 July 2019.

Salary histogram for PL/SQL in the North West

PL/SQL
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PL/SQL within the North West region over the 6 months to 22 July 2019. 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
Manchester -8 41 £50,000 - 1
Cheshire +19 23 £37,500 -7.41% 2
Lancashire -2 15 £40,000 +6.67% 1
Cumbria - 12 £28,500 - 1
Merseyside -16 1 £37,500 -24.24% 1
PL/SQL
England

For the 6 months to 22 July 2019, 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 North West region with a requirement for PL/SQL.

1 92 (100.00%) SQL
2 62 (67.39%) Oracle
3 34 (36.96%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (32.61%) JavaScript
4 30 (32.61%) Finance
5 29 (31.52%) Software Engineering
5 29 (31.52%) Oracle Database
6 28 (30.43%) T-SQL
6 28 (30.43%) C#
7 25 (27.17%) HTML
7 25 (27.17%) Java
8 24 (26.09%) CSS
8 24 (26.09%) Unix
9 23 (25.00%) .NET
10 22 (23.91%) Linux
10 22 (23.91%) Oracle Forms
10 22 (23.91%) Oracle APEX
11 21 (22.83%) ASP.NET
12 20 (21.74%) Oracle Reports
13 18 (19.57%) SQL Server
13 18 (19.57%) Scrum
13 18 (19.57%) RESTful
14 17 (18.48%) C++
14 17 (18.48%) SOAP
14 17 (18.48%) Web Services
14 17 (18.48%) XML
14 17 (18.48%) Microsoft
15 16 (17.39%) RUP
15 16 (17.39%) DSDM
15 16 (17.39%) XSLT

PL/SQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 (8.70%) WebLogic
2 5 (5.43%) IIS
2 5 (5.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 4 (4.35%) JBoss
4 3 (3.26%) Apache
4 3 (3.26%) Oracle Workflow
4 3 (3.26%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.09%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 5 (5.43%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (3.26%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 7 (7.61%) Oracle EBS R12
2 5 (5.43%) FLEXCUBE
2 5 (5.43%) Oracle Applications
2 5 (5.43%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (3.26%) Oracle ERP
3 3 (3.26%) Oracle HRMS
3 3 (3.26%) Oracle Payroll
4 2 (2.17%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (1.09%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.43%) Power Platform
2 4 (4.35%) SaaS
3 2 (2.17%) Azure Data Factory
3 2 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.09%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (31.52%) Oracle Database
2 20 (21.74%) Oracle Reports
3 18 (19.57%) SQL Server
4 11 (11.96%) Relational Database
4 11 (11.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (9.78%) Oracle Database 12c
5 9 (9.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 9 (9.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (7.61%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (7.61%) Oracle Database 11g
7 6 (6.52%) BusinessObjects
7 6 (6.52%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 5 (5.43%) Crystal Reports
8 5 (5.43%) Power BI
9 4 (4.35%) RDBMS
9 4 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (3.26%) Oracle BI EE
10 3 (3.26%) Oracle Discoverer
10 3 (3.26%) Oracle ODI
10 3 (3.26%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 22 (23.91%) Oracle APEX
1 22 (23.91%) Oracle Forms
2 16 (17.39%) MSTest
2 16 (17.39%) NUnit
3 6 (6.52%) Git (software)
4 5 (5.43%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 4 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.09%) JIRA
6 1 (1.09%) ProC
General
1 30 (32.61%) Finance
2 8 (8.70%) Manufacturing
3 7 (7.61%) Banking
4 3 (3.26%) Private Banking
5 2 (2.17%) Advertising
5 2 (2.17%) Automotive
5 2 (2.17%) Electronics
5 2 (2.17%) Games
6 1 (1.09%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.09%) Law
Job Titles
1 32 (34.78%) Developer
2 26 (28.26%) Applications Support
3 19 (20.65%) Analyst
4 16 (17.39%) Oracle Developer
5 15 (16.30%) SQL Developer
6 12 (13.04%) Applications Engineer
6 12 (13.04%) Applications Support Engineer
6 12 (13.04%) Senior Developer
6 12 (13.04%) Support Engineer
7 10 (10.87%) Applications Support Analyst
7 10 (10.87%) Support Analyst
8 9 (9.78%) C# Developer
8 9 (9.78%) DBA
8 9 (9.78%) Senior Software Developer
8 9 (9.78%) Software Developer
9 8 (8.70%) Agile .NET Developer
9 8 (8.70%) Agile C# Developer
9 8 (8.70%) C# Software Developer
9 8 (8.70%) Senior .NET Developer
9 8 (8.70%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (27.17%) HTML
2 24 (26.09%) CSS
3 23 (25.00%) .NET
4 21 (22.83%) ASP.NET
5 18 (19.57%) RESTful
6 17 (18.48%) SOAP
6 17 (18.48%) Web Services
6 17 (18.48%) XML
7 16 (17.39%) jQuery
7 16 (17.39%) LINQ
7 16 (17.39%) Silverlight
7 16 (17.39%) WCF
7 16 (17.39%) WF
7 16 (17.39%) WPF
7 16 (17.39%) XSLT
8 8 (8.70%) ASP.NET MVC
8 8 (8.70%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 8 (8.70%) WinForms
9 5 (5.43%) Ajax
10 4 (4.35%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (6.52%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.26%) Analytical Mindset
3 3 (3.26%) Life Science
4 2 (2.17%) Replication
5 1 (1.09%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 24 (26.09%) Unix
2 22 (23.91%) Linux
3 15 (16.30%) Windows
4 9 (9.78%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (8.70%) Windows Server
6 5 (5.43%) Solaris
6 5 (5.43%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (5.43%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (36.96%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (31.52%) Software Engineering
3 18 (19.57%) Scrum
4 16 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
4 16 (17.39%) DSDM
4 16 (17.39%) MVVM
4 16 (17.39%) OO
4 16 (17.39%) RUP
4 16 (17.39%) UML
4 16 (17.39%) Use Case
5 12 (13.04%) ITIL
6 11 (11.96%) Business Intelligence
6 11 (11.96%) Change Management
7 10 (10.87%) ERP
7 10 (10.87%) Issue Tracking
7 10 (10.87%) Service Delivery
8 9 (9.78%) MVC
9 8 (8.70%) DevOps
9 8 (8.70%) Service Management
10 7 (7.61%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 92 (100.00%) SQL
2 30 (32.61%) JavaScript
3 28 (30.43%) C#
3 28 (30.43%) T-SQL
4 25 (27.17%) Java
5 17 (18.48%) C++
6 7 (7.61%) Shell Script
7 5 (5.43%) VB.NET
8 4 (4.35%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 4 (4.35%) Perl
9 3 (3.26%) VB
10 2 (2.17%) Korn
10 2 (2.17%) PHP
11 1 (1.09%) C
11 1 (1.09%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 6 (6.52%) Degree
2 2 (2.17%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.09%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.26%) SLA
2 2 (2.17%) QA
3 1 (1.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (3.26%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 9 (9.78%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 7 (7.61%) Data Guard
3 5 (5.43%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
4 4 (4.35%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 62 (67.39%) Oracle
2 17 (18.48%) Microsoft
3 5 (5.43%) IBM
3 5 (5.43%) SAP
4 2 (2.17%) NetApp
5 1 (1.09%) BT
5 1 (1.09%) CA Agile Central
5 1 (1.09%) Openreach
5 1 (1.09%) Tableau