Period
to 19 April 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 19 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PL/SQL (PLSQL)
England > North West
6 months to
19 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 223 216 205
Rank change year-on-year -7 -11 -20
Permanent jobs citing PL/SQL 156 144 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.20% 1.16% 1.28%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.05% 1.99% 2.53%
Number of salaries quoted 135 112 133
North West median annual salary £47,500 £46,250 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.70% -7.50% +6.38%
10th Percentile £31,300 £32,500 £32,000
90th Percentile £58,250 £58,625 £57,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year - +4.17% +1.05%

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 7,615 7,237 5,723
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 58.81% 58.53% 50.42%
Number of salaries quoted 6,399 6,246 4,886
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 £25,000
90th Percentile £63,000 £60,000 £56,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% 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 19 April 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 19 April 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 -16 70 £50,000 -4.76% 5
Cheshire -13 54 £43,000 +17.81% 9
Merseyside +20 10 £49,500 +22.22%
Lancashire -6 3 £33,000 -17.50%
PL/SQL
England

For the 6 months to 19 April 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 North West region with a requirement for PL/SQL.

1 156 (100.00%) SQL
2 111 (71.15%) Oracle
3 68 (43.59%) Agile Software Development
4 60 (38.46%) JavaScript
5 59 (37.82%) Oracle Database
6 55 (35.26%) Finance
7 53 (33.97%) XML
8 50 (32.05%) C#
8 50 (32.05%) Software Engineering
9 49 (31.41%) HTML
9 49 (31.41%) Java
10 48 (30.77%) .NET
11 47 (30.13%) Web Services
11 47 (30.13%) jQuery
12 46 (29.49%) Continuous Integration
12 46 (29.49%) SOAP
13 45 (28.85%) Scrum
14 44 (28.21%) T-SQL
15 41 (26.28%) ASP.NET
15 41 (26.28%) Oracle Forms
16 40 (25.64%) Oracle Reports
17 39 (25.00%) XSLT
17 39 (25.00%) CSS
17 39 (25.00%) RESTful
18 38 (24.36%) LINQ
18 38 (24.36%) NUnit
18 38 (24.36%) C++
18 38 (24.36%) OO
18 38 (24.36%) MSTest
19 37 (23.72%) 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 (5.13%) WebSphere
2 4 (2.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 4 (2.56%) WebSphere Portal
3 3 (1.92%) IIS
3 3 (1.92%) JBoss
3 3 (1.92%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.28%) Apache
4 2 (1.28%) ColdFusion
4 2 (1.28%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.64%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.64%) Confluence
5 1 (0.64%) Oracle Application Server
5 1 (0.64%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.64%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (1.28%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 17 (10.90%) Oracle EBS
2 13 (8.33%) Oracle Applications
2 13 (8.33%) Oracle Financials
3 8 (5.13%) HFM
3 8 (5.13%) Oracle Internet Expenses
3 8 (5.13%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
4 4 (2.56%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.64%) Oracle Assets
5 1 (0.64%) Oracle Cash Management
5 1 (0.64%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.64%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.64%) SAP Business One
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (37.82%) Oracle Database
2 40 (25.64%) Oracle Reports
3 29 (18.59%) Oracle Database 10g
4 25 (16.03%) Oracle Database 11g
5 19 (12.18%) Oracle ODI
6 16 (10.26%) SQL Server
7 9 (5.77%) MongoDB
7 9 (5.77%) MySQL
8 8 (5.13%) Oracle BI EE
8 8 (5.13%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 7 (4.49%) Oracle Database 12c
10 6 (3.85%) BusinessObjects
11 5 (3.21%) NoSQL
11 5 (3.21%) PostgreSQL
12 4 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
12 4 (2.56%) GIS
12 4 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 3 (1.92%) Crystal Reports
13 3 (1.92%) SQL Server 2008
14 2 (1.28%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 41 (26.28%) Oracle Forms
2 38 (24.36%) MSTest
2 38 (24.36%) NUnit
3 13 (8.33%) Subversion
4 12 (7.69%) Oracle APEX
5 10 (6.41%) Jenkins
5 10 (6.41%) JUnit
6 8 (5.13%) Ant
6 8 (5.13%) JIRA
6 8 (5.13%) Maven
7 5 (3.21%) Eclipse
7 5 (3.21%) Git (software)
7 5 (3.21%) Mercurial
7 5 (3.21%) Mockito
7 5 (3.21%) Selenium
8 4 (2.56%) Visual Studio
9 2 (1.28%) PowerBuilder
10 1 (0.64%) Moq
10 1 (0.64%) Octopus Deploy
10 1 (0.64%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 55 (35.26%) Finance
2 9 (5.77%) General Ledger
3 8 (5.13%) Legal
4 6 (3.85%) Banking
5 5 (3.21%) Advertising
6 3 (1.92%) Marketing
6 3 (1.92%) Retail
7 2 (1.28%) Front Office
7 2 (1.28%) Games
7 2 (1.28%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.64%) Law
8 1 (0.64%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.64%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 87 (55.77%) Developer
2 38 (24.36%) Oracle Developer
3 30 (19.23%) SQL Developer
4 25 (16.03%) Senior Developer
5 24 (15.38%) Software Developer
6 23 (14.74%) Analyst
7 21 (13.46%) Software Engineer
8 20 (12.82%) .NET Developer
8 20 (12.82%) Senior Software Developer
9 19 (12.18%) .NET Software Engineer
9 19 (12.18%) C# Developer
9 19 (12.18%) C# Software Engineer
9 19 (12.18%) Senior C# Developer
9 19 (12.18%) Senior SQL Developer
10 18 (11.54%) .NET Software Developer
10 18 (11.54%) Agile .NET Developer
10 18 (11.54%) C# Software Developer
10 18 (11.54%) Senior C# .NET Developer
10 18 (11.54%) Senior WPF Developer
10 18 (11.54%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (33.97%) XML
2 49 (31.41%) HTML
3 48 (30.77%) .NET
4 47 (30.13%) jQuery
4 47 (30.13%) Web Services
5 46 (29.49%) SOAP
6 41 (26.28%) ASP.NET
7 39 (25.00%) CSS
7 39 (25.00%) RESTful
7 39 (25.00%) XSLT
8 38 (24.36%) LINQ
9 37 (23.72%) Silverlight
9 37 (23.72%) WCF
9 37 (23.72%) WF
9 37 (23.72%) WPF
10 18 (11.54%) ASP.NET MVC
10 18 (11.54%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 18 (11.54%) WinForms
11 11 (7.05%) JSON
12 10 (6.41%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.05%) Computer Science
2 4 (2.56%) Fintech
2 4 (2.56%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (1.92%) Marketing Technology
4 1 (0.64%) Algorithms
4 1 (0.64%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.64%) NHS
4 1 (0.64%) Robotics
4 1 (0.64%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 15 (9.62%) Unix
2 12 (7.69%) Linux
3 9 (5.77%) Windows
4 8 (5.13%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.64%) Solaris
5 1 (0.64%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.64%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.64%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (43.59%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (32.05%) Software Engineering
3 46 (29.49%) Continuous Integration
4 45 (28.85%) Scrum
5 38 (24.36%) OO
6 37 (23.72%) DSDM
6 37 (23.72%) MVVM
6 37 (23.72%) RUP
6 37 (23.72%) UML
6 37 (23.72%) Use Case
7 26 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
8 24 (15.38%) MVC
9 21 (13.46%) Service Delivery
10 18 (11.54%) DevOps
11 17 (10.90%) Business Intelligence
12 14 (8.97%) Root Cause Analysis
13 13 (8.33%) ITIL
14 12 (7.69%) ERP
15 11 (7.05%) ETL
16 10 (6.41%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 156 (100.00%) SQL
2 60 (38.46%) JavaScript
3 50 (32.05%) C#
4 49 (31.41%) Java
5 44 (28.21%) T-SQL
6 38 (24.36%) C++
7 10 (6.41%) Shell Script
8 6 (3.85%) C
9 5 (3.21%) PHP
10 4 (2.56%) VBA
11 3 (1.92%) XPath
12 2 (1.28%) Python
12 2 (1.28%) TypeScript
12 2 (1.28%) VBScript
13 1 (0.64%) Perl
13 1 (0.64%) VB
Qualifications
1 27 (17.31%) Degree
2 10 (6.41%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (3.21%) DV Cleared
3 5 (3.21%) Security Cleared
4 4 (2.56%) HND
4 4 (2.56%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.64%) OCP
5 1 (0.64%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.56%) SLA
2 2 (1.28%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.64%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.64%) QA
System Software
1 4 (2.56%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.64%) Apache Flume
2 1 (0.64%) HDFS
2 1 (0.64%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (0.64%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (1.28%) Data Guard
1 2 (1.28%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (0.64%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 1 (0.64%) Kibana
2 1 (0.64%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (0.64%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 111 (71.15%) Oracle
2 30 (19.23%) Microsoft
3 6 (3.85%) WorldPay
4 4 (2.56%) Fujitsu
4 4 (2.56%) Informatica
5 3 (1.92%) Talend
6 2 (1.28%) Adobe
6 2 (1.28%) Capita
6 2 (1.28%) Google
6 2 (1.28%) IFS
6 2 (1.28%) Pega
6 2 (1.28%) Sybase
6 2 (1.28%) Twitter
7 1 (0.64%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.64%) Cerner
7 1 (0.64%) Epicor
7 1 (0.64%) HP
7 1 (0.64%) IBM
7 1 (0.64%) Netezza
7 1 (0.64%) SAP