Period
to 6 August 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London 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 6 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PL/SQL (PLSQL)
UK > UK excluding London
6 months to
6 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 304 301 246
Rank change year-on-year -3 -55 -30
Permanent jobs citing PL/SQL 323 861 1,324
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 0.89% 1.05% 1.36%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.60% 1.98% 2.44%
Number of salaries quoted 282 703 1,117
Median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% -
10th Percentile £31,488 £32,500 £33,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £69,550 £62,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00% +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 UK excluding London with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
UK excluding London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 20,199 43,504 54,241
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 55.45% 52.83% 55.84%
Number of salaries quoted 16,621 35,065 45,530
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

PL/SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

Job postings citing PL/SQL as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London.

Job vacancy trend for PL/SQL in the UK excluding London

PL/SQL
Salary Trend in the UK excluding London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing PL/SQL in the UK excluding London.

Salary trend for PL/SQL in the UK excluding London

PL/SQL
Salary Histogram in the UK excluding London

Salary distribution for jobs citing PL/SQL in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 6 August 2020.

Salary histogram for PL/SQL in the UK excluding London

PL/SQL
Job Locations in the UK excluding London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PL/SQL within the UK excluding London region over the 6 months to 6 August 2020. 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
North of England +81 86 £43,750 +2.94% 19
Midlands +75 82 £47,500 +5.56% 11
South East +4 71 £50,000 -9.09% 5
East Midlands +86 57 £50,000 -16.67% 8
Yorkshire +117 46 £50,000 +12.65% 5
North West +60 39 £42,500 +6.25% 13
South West +73 29 £47,500 -8.65% 9
Scotland 0 26 £50,000 +5.26% 2
West Midlands +26 24 £37,500 -11.76% 3
Wales +33 18 £45,000 +5.88% 5
East of England +71 11 £40,756 -29.12% 1
North East +8 1 £39,000 - 1
PL/SQL
UK

For the 6 months to 6 August 2020, 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 UK excluding London region with a requirement for PL/SQL.

1 321 (99.38%) SQL
2 266 (82.35%) Oracle
3 121 (37.46%) Agile Software Development
4 117 (36.22%) SQL Server
5 89 (27.55%) Java
6 84 (26.01%) Windows
6 84 (26.01%) Oracle Database
7 79 (24.46%) Finance
8 78 (24.15%) Linux
9 75 (23.22%) Microsoft
10 69 (21.36%) JavaScript
11 68 (21.05%) Unix
12 64 (19.81%) .NET
13 60 (18.58%) Analytical Skills
14 57 (17.65%) T-SQL
15 54 (16.72%) C#
16 51 (15.79%) Python
17 50 (15.48%) Oracle Reports
18 48 (14.86%) Business Intelligence
19 46 (14.24%) Data Warehouse
20 45 (13.93%) HTML
20 45 (13.93%) Git (software)
20 45 (13.93%) DevOps
21 43 (13.31%) Software Engineering
22 41 (12.69%) Azure
22 41 (12.69%) CSS
22 41 (12.69%) Problem-Solving
23 40 (12.38%) Web Services
23 40 (12.38%) Scrum
24 38 (11.76%) SQL Server Integration Services

PL/SQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in the UK excluding London 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 18 (5.57%) Confluence
2 13 (4.02%) Elasticsearch
3 10 (3.10%) WebLogic
4 9 (2.79%) Apache
5 8 (2.48%) IIS
6 7 (2.17%) WebSphere
7 6 (1.86%) CICS
7 6 (1.86%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 5 (1.55%) SAS
9 4 (1.24%) Oracle Application Server
9 4 (1.24%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 3 (0.93%) Cloud Foundry
10 3 (0.93%) JBoss
10 3 (0.93%) nginx
10 3 (0.93%) Tomcat
11 2 (0.62%) Apache Spark
12 1 (0.31%) Apache Synapse
12 1 (0.31%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 16 (4.95%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (1.86%) SPSS
3 2 (0.62%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 7 (2.17%) Oracle ERP
2 4 (1.24%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (1.24%) Oracle Payables
2 4 (1.24%) Oracle Receivables
3 3 (0.93%) FLEXCUBE
4 2 (0.62%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (0.62%) Oracle Assets
4 2 (0.62%) Oracle Cash Management
4 2 (0.62%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (0.62%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (0.62%) Oracle General Ledger
4 2 (0.62%) Oracle iProcurement
4 2 (0.62%) SAP S/4HANA
5 1 (0.31%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.31%) Maximo
5 1 (0.31%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 41 (12.69%) Azure
2 30 (9.29%) AWS
3 24 (7.43%) Power Platform
4 9 (2.79%) OpenShift
5 8 (2.48%) Amazon EC2
5 8 (2.48%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 8 (2.48%) Amazon S3
5 8 (2.48%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 8 (2.48%) AWS Lambda
5 8 (2.48%) Route 53
5 8 (2.48%) Serverless
5 8 (2.48%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 7 (2.17%) AWS Fargate
7 5 (1.55%) GCP
8 2 (0.62%) GitHub
8 2 (0.62%) SaaS
9 1 (0.31%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.48%) TCP/IP
2 6 (1.86%) HTTP
2 6 (1.86%) SSL
2 6 (1.86%) VPN
3 1 (0.31%) DWDM
3 1 (0.31%) Ethernet
3 1 (0.31%) MPLS
3 1 (0.31%) PuTTY
3 1 (0.31%) SDH
3 1 (0.31%) Skype
3 1 (0.31%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 117 (36.22%) SQL Server
2 84 (26.01%) Oracle Database
3 50 (15.48%) Oracle Reports
4 46 (14.24%) Data Warehouse
5 38 (11.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 32 (9.91%) MongoDB
7 29 (8.98%) Relational Database
8 28 (8.67%) BusinessObjects
9 24 (7.43%) Power BI
10 23 (7.12%) Big Data
11 22 (6.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 20 (6.19%) PostgreSQL
12 20 (6.19%) RDBMS
12 20 (6.19%) SQL Server 2012
13 19 (5.88%) Oracle BI Publisher
14 16 (4.95%) MySQL
15 14 (4.33%) Apache Cassandra
15 14 (4.33%) NoSQL
16 11 (3.41%) Oracle Database 11g
16 11 (3.41%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 45 (13.93%) Git (software)
2 31 (9.60%) JIRA
3 30 (9.29%) Jenkins
4 29 (8.98%) Oracle APEX
5 23 (7.12%) Oracle Forms
6 19 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
7 10 (3.10%) Vagrant
8 9 (2.79%) Artifactory
9 8 (2.48%) Bitbucket Server
9 8 (2.48%) SonarQube
9 8 (2.48%) Sonatype Nexus
9 8 (2.48%) Visual Studio
10 7 (2.17%) IBM UrbanCode
10 7 (2.17%) JUnit
10 7 (2.17%) MSTest
10 7 (2.17%) NUnit
10 7 (2.17%) Selenium
10 7 (2.17%) Toad
11 6 (1.86%) Maven
11 6 (1.86%) Subversion
General
1 79 (24.46%) Finance
2 25 (7.74%) Financial Institution
3 15 (4.64%) Banking
4 10 (3.10%) Retail
5 5 (1.55%) Legal
5 5 (1.55%) Public Sector
6 4 (1.24%) Back Office
6 4 (1.24%) Military
7 3 (0.93%) Aerospace
7 3 (0.93%) General Ledger
7 3 (0.93%) Law
8 1 (0.31%) Local Government
8 1 (0.31%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.31%) Marketing
8 1 (0.31%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 133 (41.18%) Developer
2 52 (16.10%) Analyst
3 39 (12.07%) Oracle Developer
4 34 (10.53%) DBA
5 30 (9.29%) Senior Developer
6 25 (7.74%) Oracle DBA
6 25 (7.74%) Software Engineer
7 24 (7.43%) SQL Developer
8 21 (6.50%) Analyst Programmer
8 21 (6.50%) Programmer
9 17 (5.26%) Oracle Analyst
10 16 (4.95%) Software Developer
11 15 (4.64%) Administrator
11 15 (4.64%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 14 (4.33%) SQL Analyst
12 14 (4.33%) Web Developer
13 13 (4.02%) Applications Support
13 13 (4.02%) Java Developer
13 13 (4.02%) Senior Web Developer
14 12 (3.72%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (19.81%) .NET
2 45 (13.93%) HTML
3 41 (12.69%) CSS
4 40 (12.38%) Web Services
5 36 (11.15%) ASP.NET
6 32 (9.91%) AngularJS
7 26 (8.05%) jQuery
8 22 (6.81%) ASP.NET Web API
9 21 (6.50%) XML
10 20 (6.19%) SOAP
11 19 (5.88%) RESTful
12 18 (5.57%) React
13 17 (5.26%) Spring
14 16 (4.95%) HTML5
15 14 (4.33%) CSS3
15 14 (4.33%) Kafka
15 14 (4.33%) React Native
16 13 (4.02%) ASP.NET Core
17 12 (3.72%) JSON
17 12 (3.72%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 60 (18.58%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (4.64%) Virtual Team
3 13 (4.02%) Mobile App
4 7 (2.17%) Management Information System
4 7 (2.17%) User Experience
5 6 (1.86%) Algorithms
5 6 (1.86%) Data Structures
6 5 (1.55%) Client/Server
6 5 (1.55%) Mainframe
6 5 (1.55%) Self-Motivation
7 3 (0.93%) Clustering
7 3 (0.93%) HACMP
7 3 (0.93%) N-Tier
8 2 (0.62%) CESG
8 2 (0.62%) DataPower
8 2 (0.62%) Linux Command Line
8 2 (0.62%) PKI
8 2 (0.62%) Public Cloud
8 2 (0.62%) Replication
8 2 (0.62%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 84 (26.01%) Windows
2 78 (24.15%) Linux
3 68 (21.05%) Unix
4 12 (3.72%) Windows Server
5 11 (3.41%) AIX
5 11 (3.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (2.79%) CentOS
7 8 (2.48%) CoreOS
8 5 (1.55%) Solaris
9 4 (1.24%) zOS
10 3 (0.93%) Windows 10
10 3 (0.93%) Windows 7
10 3 (0.93%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (0.93%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (0.93%) Windows Server 2016
11 1 (0.31%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (37.46%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (14.86%) Business Intelligence
3 45 (13.93%) DevOps
4 43 (13.31%) Software Engineering
5 41 (12.69%) Problem-Solving
6 40 (12.38%) Scrum
7 36 (11.15%) Performance Tuning
8 32 (9.91%) Continuous Integration
9 29 (8.98%) ETL
9 29 (8.98%) MVC
10 28 (8.67%) User Acceptance Testing
11 27 (8.36%) Change Management
12 25 (7.74%) UML
13 24 (7.43%) Mentoring
14 23 (7.12%) Data Modelling
14 23 (7.12%) Waterfall
15 20 (6.19%) Analytics
16 18 (5.57%) Configuration Management
16 18 (5.57%) Microservices
16 18 (5.57%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 321 (99.38%) SQL
2 89 (27.55%) Java
3 69 (21.36%) JavaScript
4 57 (17.65%) T-SQL
5 54 (16.72%) C#
6 51 (15.79%) Python
7 31 (9.60%) Shell Script
8 20 (6.19%) Bash Shell
8 20 (6.19%) Perl
9 15 (4.64%) Ruby
10 14 (4.33%) C
10 14 (4.33%) VB
11 13 (4.02%) VB6
12 12 (3.72%) C++
12 12 (3.72%) PowerShell
13 9 (2.79%) COBOL
13 9 (2.79%) VB.NET
14 7 (2.17%) Groovy
14 7 (2.17%) JCL
14 7 (2.17%) REXX
Qualifications
1 25 (7.74%) Degree
2 16 (4.95%) Oracle Certification
3 12 (3.72%) OCP
4 9 (2.79%) OCA
5 7 (2.17%) Security Cleared
6 4 (1.24%) MCP
6 4 (1.24%) SC Cleared
6 4 (1.24%) Sun Certification
7 3 (0.93%) IBM Certification
7 3 (0.93%) ISTQB
7 3 (0.93%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (0.62%) CESG Certified Professional
8 2 (0.62%) DBS Check
8 2 (0.62%) DV Cleared
8 2 (0.62%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.31%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (0.31%) Computer Science Degree
9 1 (0.31%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (7.43%) QA
2 8 (2.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 7 (2.17%) SLA
4 3 (0.93%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.62%) GDPR
System Software
1 18 (5.57%) Docker
2 14 (4.33%) Oracle RAC
3 10 (3.10%) VirtualBox
4 8 (2.48%) GlusterFS
5 6 (1.86%) HDFS
6 5 (1.55%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (0.62%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.31%) Apache Flume
8 1 (0.31%) Oracle Clusterware
Systems Management
1 22 (6.81%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 20 (6.19%) Oracle RMAN
3 16 (4.95%) Data Guard
3 16 (4.95%) Kubernetes
4 11 (3.41%) Ansible
5 10 (3.10%) Terraform
6 8 (2.48%) Nagios
7 7 (2.17%) CA Service Virtualization
8 3 (0.93%) Tivoli
9 2 (0.62%) MOM
9 2 (0.62%) Opscode Chef
9 2 (0.62%) Oracle Statspack
9 2 (0.62%) OSSEC
9 2 (0.62%) Puppet
10 1 (0.31%) Amdocs OSS
10 1 (0.31%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
Vendors
1 266 (82.35%) Oracle
2 75 (23.22%) Microsoft
3 14 (4.33%) Informatica
3 14 (4.33%) Tableau
4 12 (3.72%) Red Hat
4 12 (3.72%) SAP
5 10 (3.10%) IBM
6 8 (2.48%) New Relic
7 7 (2.17%) CA
7 7 (2.17%) Cloudera
7 7 (2.17%) JDA
8 6 (1.86%) AppDynamics
8 6 (1.86%) MicroStrategy
8 6 (1.86%) Splunk
8 6 (1.86%) Sun
8 6 (1.86%) Talend
9 5 (1.55%) VMware
10 4 (1.24%) Google
10 4 (1.24%) Perforce
11 3 (0.93%) SolarWinds