Period
to 20 January 2018

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 20 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PL/SQL (PLSQL)
England > North West
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 216 225 194
Rank change year-on-year +9 -31 -16
Permanent jobs citing PL/SQL 158 135 164
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.25% 1.09% 1.36%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.20% 1.90% 2.70%
Number of salaries quoted 145 105 174
North West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -3.23% +8.14%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,950 £32,500
90th Percentile £58,250 £56,250 £65,000
England median annual salary £49,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -2.00% +5.26% +2.15%

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 7,180 7,113 6,085
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 56.77% 57.69% 50.28%
Number of salaries quoted 5,929 6,168 5,246
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £60,000 £56,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

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 20 January 2018.

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 20 January 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
Manchester -10 78 £50,000 +5.26% 15
Cheshire -11 40 £45,000 +17.65% 9
Lancashire +14 12 £37,500 -11.76% 3
Merseyside +7 4 £45,750 +1.67% 2
PL/SQL
England

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, 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 North West region with a requirement for PL/SQL.

1 158 (100.00%) SQL
2 109 (68.99%) Oracle
3 79 (50.00%) Oracle Database
4 67 (42.41%) JavaScript
5 63 (39.87%) XML
6 62 (39.24%) Java
6 62 (39.24%) Agile Software Development
7 56 (35.44%) HTML
8 53 (33.54%) Web Services
9 52 (32.91%) C#
10 51 (32.28%) .NET
10 51 (32.28%) SOAP
11 50 (31.65%) Software Engineering
11 50 (31.65%) jQuery
12 48 (30.38%) Oracle Forms
13 47 (29.75%) T-SQL
14 46 (29.11%) ASP.NET
14 46 (29.11%) Continuous Integration
14 46 (29.11%) Scrum
15 45 (28.48%) Oracle Reports
15 45 (28.48%) XSLT
16 42 (26.58%) C++
17 41 (25.95%) CSS
17 41 (25.95%) Oracle Database 11g
18 40 (25.32%) OO
18 40 (25.32%) Finance
19 39 (24.68%) NUnit
19 39 (24.68%) RESTful
19 39 (24.68%) MSTest
20 38 (24.05%) MVVM

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 (5.06%) WebSphere
2 6 (3.80%) ColdFusion
3 4 (2.53%) Tomcat
3 4 (2.53%) WebSphere Portal
4 3 (1.90%) IIS
4 3 (1.90%) JBoss
4 3 (1.90%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (1.27%) Apache
5 2 (1.27%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (1.27%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (0.63%) CMS
6 1 (0.63%) Confluence
6 1 (0.63%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (2.53%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.27%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (5.06%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (4.43%) Oracle Applications
3 4 (2.53%) Oracle BPM
3 4 (2.53%) Oracle Financials
4 3 (1.90%) HFM
4 3 (1.90%) Oracle Internet Expenses
4 3 (1.90%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
5 2 (1.27%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.63%) Northgate Housing
6 1 (0.63%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.63%) SAP MII
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.63%) HTTP
1 1 (0.63%) PuTTY
1 1 (0.63%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 45 (28.48%) Oracle Reports
3 41 (25.95%) Oracle Database 11g
4 29 (18.35%) Oracle Database 10g
5 13 (8.23%) Oracle Database 12c
6 12 (7.59%) MySQL
7 11 (6.96%) SQL Server
8 10 (6.33%) Oracle ODI
9 6 (3.80%) MongoDB
9 6 (3.80%) Oracle BI EE
10 5 (3.16%) PostgreSQL
11 4 (2.53%) GIS
11 4 (2.53%) NoSQL
12 3 (1.90%) Oracle OWB
13 2 (1.27%) Big Data
13 2 (1.27%) DB2
13 2 (1.27%) Oracle BI Publisher
13 2 (1.27%) Oracle8/8i Database
13 2 (1.27%) Relational Database
13 2 (1.27%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 48 (30.38%) Oracle Forms
2 39 (24.68%) MSTest
2 39 (24.68%) NUnit
3 13 (8.23%) JIRA
4 12 (7.59%) JUnit
4 12 (7.59%) Oracle APEX
5 9 (5.70%) Jenkins
5 9 (5.70%) Subversion
6 8 (5.06%) Maven
7 7 (4.43%) Ant
7 7 (4.43%) Git (software)
8 6 (3.80%) PowerBuilder
8 6 (3.80%) Selenium
9 5 (3.16%) Mercurial
9 5 (3.16%) Visual Studio
10 4 (2.53%) Eclipse
10 4 (2.53%) Mockito
11 2 (1.27%) Cucumber
11 2 (1.27%) JIRA Agile
11 2 (1.27%) WebDriver
General
1 40 (25.32%) Finance
2 5 (3.16%) Banking
2 5 (3.16%) Manufacturing
3 4 (2.53%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.90%) Advertising
4 3 (1.90%) General Ledger
4 3 (1.90%) Legal
5 2 (1.27%) Law
5 2 (1.27%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (1.27%) Retail
6 1 (0.63%) Front Office
6 1 (0.63%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.63%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 99 (62.66%) Developer
2 50 (31.65%) Oracle Developer
3 33 (20.89%) SQL Developer
4 26 (16.46%) Software Developer
5 23 (14.56%) .NET Developer
5 23 (14.56%) Senior Developer
5 23 (14.56%) Software Engineer
6 21 (13.29%) .NET Software Engineer
6 21 (13.29%) C# Developer
6 21 (13.29%) C# Software Engineer
7 20 (12.66%) C# .NET Developer
8 19 (12.03%) .NET Software Developer
8 19 (12.03%) ASP.NET Developer
8 19 (12.03%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 19 (12.03%) C# Software Developer
9 18 (11.39%) Senior C# Developer
9 18 (11.39%) Senior Software Developer
9 18 (11.39%) Senior SQL Developer
10 17 (10.76%) Agile .NET Developer
10 17 (10.76%) Senior C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (39.87%) XML
2 56 (35.44%) HTML
3 53 (33.54%) Web Services
4 51 (32.28%) .NET
4 51 (32.28%) SOAP
5 50 (31.65%) jQuery
6 46 (29.11%) ASP.NET
7 45 (28.48%) XSLT
8 41 (25.95%) CSS
9 39 (24.68%) RESTful
10 38 (24.05%) LINQ
10 38 (24.05%) Silverlight
10 38 (24.05%) WCF
10 38 (24.05%) WF
10 38 (24.05%) WPF
11 19 (12.03%) Hibernate
11 19 (12.03%) Spring
12 17 (10.76%) ASP.NET MVC
12 17 (10.76%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 17 (10.76%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 7 (4.43%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (4.43%) Computer Science
2 5 (3.16%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (2.53%) Online Banking
4 3 (1.90%) Fintech
5 2 (1.27%) NHS
6 1 (0.63%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.63%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.63%) Marketing Technology
6 1 (0.63%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 9 (5.70%) Linux
1 9 (5.70%) Unix
2 8 (5.06%) Windows
3 7 (4.43%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (39.24%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (31.65%) Software Engineering
3 46 (29.11%) Continuous Integration
3 46 (29.11%) Scrum
4 40 (25.32%) OO
5 38 (24.05%) DSDM
5 38 (24.05%) MVVM
5 38 (24.05%) RUP
5 38 (24.05%) UML
5 38 (24.05%) Use Case
6 27 (17.09%) MVC
7 24 (15.19%) Service Delivery
8 17 (10.76%) DevOps
9 9 (5.70%) Business Intelligence
9 9 (5.70%) ITIL
10 8 (5.06%) BDD
10 8 (5.06%) Unit Testing
11 6 (3.80%) ERP
11 6 (3.80%) Root Cause Analysis
11 6 (3.80%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 158 (100.00%) SQL
2 67 (42.41%) JavaScript
3 62 (39.24%) Java
4 52 (32.91%) C#
5 47 (29.75%) T-SQL
6 42 (26.58%) C++
7 10 (6.33%) C
8 9 (5.70%) Shell Script
9 6 (3.80%) PHP
10 5 (3.16%) Python
11 4 (2.53%) XPath
12 3 (1.90%) Ruby
13 2 (1.27%) Perl
13 2 (1.27%) VB
13 2 (1.27%) VBScript
14 1 (0.63%) ABAP
14 1 (0.63%) C-shell
14 1 (0.63%) Korn
14 1 (0.63%) TypeScript
14 1 (0.63%) VBA
Qualifications
1 17 (10.76%) Degree
2 6 (3.80%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (2.53%) DV Cleared
3 4 (2.53%) SC Cleared
3 4 (2.53%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.63%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.16%) SLA
2 3 (1.90%) QA
3 2 (1.27%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.63%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (2.53%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (1.90%) Oracle RMAN
1 3 (1.90%) SCCM
2 1 (0.63%) Kibana
2 1 (0.63%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 109 (68.99%) Oracle
2 31 (19.62%) Microsoft
3 6 (3.80%) Adobe
3 6 (3.80%) Sybase
4 4 (2.53%) Fujitsu
4 4 (2.53%) Talend
5 3 (1.90%) Capita
5 3 (1.90%) Informatica
5 3 (1.90%) WorldPay
6 2 (1.27%) Google
6 2 (1.27%) IBM
6 2 (1.27%) Netezza
6 2 (1.27%) Twitter
7 1 (0.63%) Cerner
7 1 (0.63%) HP
7 1 (0.63%) Northgate
7 1 (0.63%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.63%) Remedy
7 1 (0.63%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.63%) SAP