Period
to 18 October 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 18 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PL/SQL (PLSQL)
England > North West
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 243 237 187
Rank change year-on-year -6 -50 -23
Permanent jobs citing PL/SQL 114 133 189
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.97% 1.04% 1.55%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.79% 1.85% 2.80%
Number of salaries quoted 92 117 147
North West median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% -
10th Percentile £34,250 £35,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £59,875 £57,500 £58,750
England 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 the North West with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 6,370 7,190 6,748
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 54.16% 56.25% 55.36%
Number of salaries quoted 5,348 6,018 5,840
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £25,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £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 18 October 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 18 October 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 -35 55 £50,000 - 11
Cheshire +17 39 £50,000 +24.22% 6
Merseyside +19 12 £49,500 +65.00%
Lancashire -1 1 - -
PL/SQL
England

For the 6 months to 18 October 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.

1 114 (100.00%) SQL
2 75 (65.79%) Oracle
3 45 (39.47%) Finance
4 44 (38.60%) Agile Software Development
5 41 (35.96%) HTML
6 36 (31.58%) Oracle APEX
6 36 (31.58%) Oracle Database
7 35 (30.70%) JavaScript
7 35 (30.70%) .NET
8 34 (29.82%) XML
9 32 (28.07%) CSS
10 31 (27.19%) Software Engineering
11 30 (26.32%) Continuous Integration
11 30 (26.32%) Scrum
12 28 (24.56%) T-SQL
13 27 (23.68%) Java
13 27 (23.68%) C#
13 27 (23.68%) C++
13 27 (23.68%) Web Services
13 27 (23.68%) jQuery
14 26 (22.81%) RESTful
15 25 (21.93%) OO
15 25 (21.93%) UML
15 25 (21.93%) ASP.NET
15 25 (21.93%) SOAP
15 25 (21.93%) MVVM
16 24 (21.05%) LINQ
17 23 (20.18%) WCF
17 23 (20.18%) WPF
17 23 (20.18%) WF

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 5 (4.39%) SharePoint
2 4 (3.51%) Oracle Workflow
2 4 (3.51%) WebLogic
3 3 (2.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 3 (2.63%) Tomcat
3 3 (2.63%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.75%) Oracle Application Server
4 2 (1.75%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (0.88%) Apache Pig
5 1 (0.88%) CICS
5 1 (0.88%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 7 (6.14%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (8.77%) Oracle Financials
2 7 (6.14%) Oracle Applications
3 3 (2.63%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (1.75%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 2 (1.75%) Demantra
4 2 (1.75%) Oracle ASCP
5 1 (0.88%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.88%) Oracle SCM
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.39%) SaaS
2 2 (1.75%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.75%) GitHub
3 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.51%) Internet
2 2 (1.75%) Broadband
2 2 (1.75%) Intranet
2 2 (1.75%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (31.58%) Oracle Database
2 17 (14.91%) Oracle Reports
3 15 (13.16%) Relational Database
4 14 (12.28%) Oracle Database 12c
5 13 (11.40%) SQL Server
6 12 (10.53%) Oracle Database 11g
7 11 (9.65%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 11 (9.65%) Oracle ODI
8 10 (8.77%) DB2
8 10 (8.77%) RDBMS
9 7 (6.14%) Oracle Database 10g
9 7 (6.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 6 (5.26%) Crystal Reports
11 5 (4.39%) Data Warehouse
12 3 (2.63%) MongoDB
12 3 (2.63%) QlikView
13 2 (1.75%) Amazon Redshift
13 2 (1.75%) NoSQL
13 2 (1.75%) SQL Server 2008
13 2 (1.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 36 (31.58%) Oracle APEX
2 23 (20.18%) MSTest
2 23 (20.18%) NUnit
2 23 (20.18%) Oracle Forms
3 10 (8.77%) Subversion
4 5 (4.39%) JIRA
5 4 (3.51%) Git (software)
6 2 (1.75%) Cucumber
6 2 (1.75%) LoadRunner
6 2 (1.75%) Log4j
6 2 (1.75%) Log4Net
6 2 (1.75%) Selenium
6 2 (1.75%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (1.75%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (0.88%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.88%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.88%) Mercurial
7 1 (0.88%) ProC
7 1 (0.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 45 (39.47%) Finance
2 6 (5.26%) Law
2 6 (5.26%) Retail
3 5 (4.39%) Banking
4 4 (3.51%) Front Office
5 3 (2.63%) Back Office
5 3 (2.63%) Investment Banking
5 3 (2.63%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.75%) Games
6 2 (1.75%) Legal
6 2 (1.75%) Multimedia
6 2 (1.75%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.88%) Billing
7 1 (0.88%) General Ledger
7 1 (0.88%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 69 (60.53%) Developer
2 41 (35.96%) Oracle Developer
3 26 (22.81%) SQL Developer
4 14 (12.28%) .NET Developer
4 14 (12.28%) .NET Software Developer
4 14 (12.28%) Analyst
4 14 (12.28%) Senior Developer
4 14 (12.28%) Software Developer
5 13 (11.40%) Agile Developer
5 13 (11.40%) C# .NET Developer
5 13 (11.40%) C# Developer
5 13 (11.40%) C# Software Developer
5 13 (11.40%) C# WPF Developer
5 13 (11.40%) Senior .NET Developer
5 13 (11.40%) Senior .NET Software Developer
5 13 (11.40%) Senior Agile Developer
5 13 (11.40%) Senior C# Developer
5 13 (11.40%) Senior C# Software Developer
5 13 (11.40%) Senior Software Developer
5 13 (11.40%) Senior WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (35.96%) HTML
2 35 (30.70%) .NET
3 34 (29.82%) XML
4 32 (28.07%) CSS
5 27 (23.68%) jQuery
5 27 (23.68%) Web Services
6 26 (22.81%) RESTful
7 25 (21.93%) ASP.NET
7 25 (21.93%) SOAP
8 24 (21.05%) LINQ
9 23 (20.18%) Silverlight
9 23 (20.18%) WCF
9 23 (20.18%) WF
9 23 (20.18%) WPF
9 23 (20.18%) XSLT
10 14 (12.28%) ASP.NET MVC
11 13 (11.40%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 13 (11.40%) WinForms
12 11 (9.65%) Middleware
13 4 (3.51%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.65%) Self-Motivation
2 8 (7.02%) Mainframe
3 6 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.51%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.63%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.63%) Fintech
6 2 (1.75%) Clustering
6 2 (1.75%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.75%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (1.75%) IBM Mainframe
6 2 (1.75%) Taxonomies
6 2 (1.75%) VSAM
7 1 (0.88%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.88%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 16 (14.04%) Unix
2 7 (6.14%) Windows
3 2 (1.75%) Linux
3 2 (1.75%) Solaris
3 2 (1.75%) Windows Server
3 2 (1.75%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (1.75%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (1.75%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (38.60%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (27.19%) Software Engineering
3 30 (26.32%) Continuous Integration
3 30 (26.32%) Scrum
4 25 (21.93%) MVVM
4 25 (21.93%) OO
4 25 (21.93%) UML
5 23 (20.18%) DSDM
5 23 (20.18%) RUP
5 23 (20.18%) Use Case
6 21 (18.42%) Problem-Solving
7 18 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
7 18 (15.79%) MVC
8 17 (14.91%) DevOps
9 13 (11.40%) ETL
10 11 (9.65%) Migration
11 10 (8.77%) Service Delivery
12 9 (7.89%) Release Management
12 9 (7.89%) Software Architecture
13 8 (7.02%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 114 (100.00%) SQL
2 35 (30.70%) JavaScript
3 28 (24.56%) T-SQL
4 27 (23.68%) C#
4 27 (23.68%) C++
4 27 (23.68%) Java
5 9 (7.89%) Perl
5 9 (7.89%) PHP
6 7 (6.14%) Shell Script
6 7 (6.14%) VBA
7 5 (4.39%) Python
8 4 (3.51%) COBOL
8 4 (3.51%) JCL
8 4 (3.51%) VB
9 2 (1.75%) Jython
9 2 (1.75%) PowerShell
9 2 (1.75%) REXX
10 1 (0.88%) R
10 1 (0.88%) Ruby
10 1 (0.88%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 8 (7.02%) Degree
2 4 (3.51%) HND
3 3 (2.63%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (1.75%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.75%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (0.88%) QA
1 1 (0.88%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.75%) Oracle RAC
1 2 (1.75%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (2.63%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (1.75%) Data Guard
2 2 (1.75%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (1.75%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.88%) CA Endevor
3 1 (0.88%) SCCM
Vendors
1 75 (65.79%) Oracle
2 17 (14.91%) Microsoft
3 4 (3.51%) Teradata
4 3 (2.63%) IBM
4 3 (2.63%) Informatica
4 3 (2.63%) Pega
4 3 (2.63%) Talend
5 2 (1.75%) Cognos
5 2 (1.75%) Google
5 2 (1.75%) Hyperion
5 2 (1.75%) Tableau
5 2 (1.75%) Yahoo!
6 1 (0.88%) Ab Initio
6 1 (0.88%) Baan
6 1 (0.88%) Netezza
6 1 (0.88%) SAP
6 1 (0.88%) Syncsort
6 1 (0.88%) WorldPay