Period
to 9 December 2019

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 9 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PL/SQL (PLSQL)
UK > UK excluding London
6 months to
9 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 298 249 242
Rank change year-on-year -49 -7 -33
Permanent jobs citing PL/SQL 727 1,197 1,385
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 0.96% 1.35% 1.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.81% 2.49% 2.46%
Number of salaries quoted 583 955 1,164
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.26% +2.22% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £65,000 £62,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +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 UK excluding London with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
UK excluding London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 40,133 48,028 56,353
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 52.77% 54.16% 56.17%
Number of salaries quoted 32,944 39,723 47,616
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +0.99%
10th Percentile £28,500 £27,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £62,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +3.96% +1.00% +5.26%

PL/SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

Job postings citing PL/SQL as a percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT 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

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PL/SQL in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 9 December 2019.

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 9 December 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
South East -44 254 £55,000 +10.00% 25
North of England +41 174 £42,500 -5.56% 39
Scotland -48 95 £50,000 - 18
Midlands -40 93 £45,000 +7.14% 22
North West +11 92 £42,500 -15.00% 17
West Midlands -8 61 £45,000 +5.88% 13
Yorkshire +17 56 £44,385 +3.22% 18
South West -28 48 £35,000 -22.22% 13
East Midlands -36 32 £52,500 +31.25% 9
East of England -19 30 £42,500 -5.56% 11
North East +44 25 £40,721 -36.37% 4
Northern Ireland +10 19 £45,000 - 3
Wales +1 15 £42,500 - 3
PL/SQL
UK

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 UK excluding London region with a requirement for PL/SQL.

1 711 (97.80%) SQL
2 622 (85.56%) Oracle
3 245 (33.70%) Oracle Database
4 232 (31.91%) Agile Software Development
5 216 (29.71%) Java
6 173 (23.80%) Finance
7 166 (22.83%) Unix
8 130 (17.88%) Oracle Reports
8 130 (17.88%) SQL Server
9 119 (16.37%) Business Intelligence
10 117 (16.09%) SDLC
11 113 (15.54%) Oracle Forms
12 112 (15.41%) C#
13 111 (15.27%) Mentoring
14 110 (15.13%) Git (software)
15 109 (14.99%) Linux
16 108 (14.86%) Web Services
17 106 (14.58%) Microsoft
18 104 (14.31%) HTML
19 103 (14.17%) ERP
20 102 (14.03%) Problem-Solving
21 100 (13.76%) JavaScript
22 96 (13.20%) .NET
23 94 (12.93%) Oracle EBS
24 92 (12.65%) T-SQL
25 91 (12.52%) ETL
26 89 (12.24%) Analytical Skills
27 84 (11.55%) Data Modelling
28 83 (11.42%) SOAP
28 83 (11.42%) Degree

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 56 (7.70%) Oracle Workflow
2 44 (6.05%) Tomcat
3 41 (5.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 39 (5.36%) WebLogic
5 27 (3.71%) JBoss
6 14 (1.93%) Apache Spark
6 14 (1.93%) Oracle Service Bus
6 14 (1.93%) SharePoint
7 12 (1.65%) Confluence
8 10 (1.38%) BizTalk Server
8 10 (1.38%) SAS
9 7 (0.96%) Apache
10 6 (0.83%) GlassFish
11 5 (0.69%) nginx
12 4 (0.55%) Elasticsearch
13 3 (0.41%) IIS
13 3 (0.41%) WebSphere
14 2 (0.28%) NetWeaver
14 2 (0.28%) Oracle Spatial
14 2 (0.28%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 19 (2.61%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (1.10%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 7 (0.96%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 94 (12.93%) Oracle EBS
2 62 (8.53%) Oracle ERP
3 55 (7.57%) Oracle EBS R12
4 54 (7.43%) Oracle Applications
5 24 (3.30%) Oracle Payables
6 18 (2.48%) Oracle Cash Management
7 17 (2.34%) Oracle Financials
7 17 (2.34%) Oracle Receivables
8 11 (1.51%) Oracle Assets
8 11 (1.51%) Oracle BPM
9 7 (0.96%) Oracle General Ledger
10 5 (0.69%) Oracle E-Business Tax
10 5 (0.69%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
11 4 (0.55%) Oracle 11i
11 4 (0.55%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
12 3 (0.41%) FastStats
12 3 (0.41%) FastStats PeopleStage
12 3 (0.41%) Oracle iProcurement
12 3 (0.41%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
12 3 (0.41%) Oracle SCM
Cloud Services
1 56 (7.70%) Azure
2 39 (5.36%) AWS
3 17 (2.34%) Boomi
4 15 (2.06%) Power Platform
5 11 (1.51%) GitHub
6 8 (1.10%) SaaS
7 6 (0.83%) Dynamics 365
8 4 (0.55%) PaaS
9 3 (0.41%) Amazon EC2
9 3 (0.41%) GCP
9 3 (0.41%) Google Sheets
10 2 (0.28%) Office 365
11 1 (0.14%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 1 (0.14%) Azure Active Directory
11 1 (0.14%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (3.44%) HTTP
2 17 (2.34%) X.509
3 11 (1.51%) TCP/IP
4 10 (1.38%) PuTTY
5 6 (0.83%) SSL
6 5 (0.69%) Internet
6 5 (0.69%) SAN
7 4 (0.55%) NAS
8 3 (0.41%) FTP
9 2 (0.28%) DHCP
9 2 (0.28%) DNS
9 2 (0.28%) Firewall
9 2 (0.28%) iSCSI
9 2 (0.28%) LAN
9 2 (0.28%) Unified Communications
9 2 (0.28%) WAN
10 1 (0.14%) Fibre Channel
10 1 (0.14%) IP Telephony
10 1 (0.14%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 245 (33.70%) Oracle Database
2 130 (17.88%) Oracle Reports
2 130 (17.88%) SQL Server
3 81 (11.14%) Data Warehouse
4 79 (10.87%) Oracle Database 11g
5 78 (10.73%) Relational Database
6 64 (8.80%) Oracle Database 12c
7 54 (7.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 51 (7.02%) Big Data
9 46 (6.33%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 45 (6.19%) Oracle ODI
11 34 (4.68%) BusinessObjects
12 31 (4.26%) Oracle Database 10g
13 29 (3.99%) Oracle Discoverer
13 29 (3.99%) RDBMS
14 28 (3.85%) Hadoop
15 24 (3.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 21 (2.89%) Qlik Sense
17 19 (2.61%) Crystal Reports
17 19 (2.61%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 113 (15.54%) Oracle Forms
2 110 (15.13%) Git (software)
3 66 (9.08%) Jenkins
4 48 (6.60%) Oracle APEX
5 41 (5.64%) Subversion
6 37 (5.09%) TeamCity
7 35 (4.81%) JIRA
8 27 (3.71%) Team Foundation Server
9 24 (3.30%) SoapUI
10 22 (3.03%) Visual Studio
11 20 (2.75%) Toad
12 18 (2.48%) Maven
13 15 (2.06%) ERwin
14 12 (1.65%) Bitbucket
14 12 (1.65%) Eclipse
15 11 (1.51%) ProC
15 11 (1.51%) PVCS
16 10 (1.38%) Artifactory
16 10 (1.38%) HP UFT
16 10 (1.38%) PowerBuilder
General
1 173 (23.80%) Finance
2 30 (4.13%) Public Sector
3 29 (3.99%) Marketing
4 27 (3.71%) Manufacturing
5 22 (3.03%) Military
6 20 (2.75%) Retail
7 17 (2.34%) Banking
7 17 (2.34%) General Ledger
8 15 (2.06%) Aerospace
9 10 (1.38%) Financial Institution
10 7 (0.96%) Automotive
11 6 (0.83%) Back Office
11 6 (0.83%) Electronics
11 6 (0.83%) Legal
12 5 (0.69%) Telecoms
13 3 (0.41%) Advertising
14 2 (0.28%) Games
15 1 (0.14%) Investment Banking
15 1 (0.14%) Law
15 1 (0.14%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 404 (55.57%) Developer
2 171 (23.52%) Oracle Developer
3 68 (9.35%) Analyst
4 64 (8.80%) SQL Developer
5 54 (7.43%) PL/SQL Developer
5 54 (7.43%) Senior Developer
6 51 (7.02%) Java Developer
7 40 (5.50%) Applications Developer
8 38 (5.23%) Consultant
9 37 (5.09%) DBA
10 35 (4.81%) Senior Oracle Developer
11 33 (4.54%) Oracle Consultant
12 30 (4.13%) .NET Developer
13 27 (3.71%) C# Developer
13 27 (3.71%) Oracle DBA
13 27 (3.71%) Team Leader
14 25 (3.44%) ETL Developer
15 24 (3.30%) Administrator
15 24 (3.30%) Oracle Analyst
15 24 (3.30%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 108 (14.86%) Web Services
2 104 (14.31%) HTML
3 96 (13.20%) .NET
4 83 (11.42%) SOAP
5 82 (11.28%) XML
6 76 (10.45%) CSS
7 63 (8.67%) REST
8 62 (8.53%) jQuery
9 51 (7.02%) AngularJS
10 47 (6.46%) JSON
11 42 (5.78%) J2EE
12 41 (5.64%) Middleware
13 39 (5.36%) React
14 38 (5.23%) ASP.NET
15 27 (3.71%) Oracle Fusion
15 27 (3.71%) RESTful
16 26 (3.58%) ASP.NET Web API
17 25 (3.44%) Spring
17 25 (3.44%) WCF
18 22 (3.03%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 89 (12.24%) Analytical Skills
2 48 (6.60%) Self-Motivation
3 36 (4.95%) Management Information System
4 35 (4.81%) Robotics
5 20 (2.75%) Enterprise Software
6 13 (1.79%) Greenfield Project
7 11 (1.51%) Client/Server
8 9 (1.24%) Algorithms
8 9 (1.24%) Mobile App
8 9 (1.24%) Reinsurance
9 6 (0.83%) EPoS
10 5 (0.69%) Blog
10 5 (0.69%) Data Structures
10 5 (0.69%) N-Tier
10 5 (0.69%) User Experience
11 4 (0.55%) Cloud Native
11 4 (0.55%) Derivative
11 4 (0.55%) Replication
12 3 (0.41%) Data Protection Act
12 3 (0.41%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 166 (22.83%) Unix
2 109 (14.99%) Linux
3 77 (10.59%) Windows
4 21 (2.89%) Windows Server
5 15 (2.06%) AIX
6 13 (1.79%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (1.10%) Oracle Linux
7 8 (1.10%) Solaris
8 6 (0.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (0.83%) Windows Phone
8 6 (0.83%) Windows Phone 8
9 3 (0.41%) Android
9 3 (0.41%) Ubuntu
9 3 (0.41%) Windows 10
9 3 (0.41%) Windows 7
9 3 (0.41%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (0.28%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.14%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.14%) HPUX
11 1 (0.14%) OpenVMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 232 (31.91%) Agile Software Development
2 119 (16.37%) Business Intelligence
3 117 (16.09%) SDLC
4 111 (15.27%) Mentoring
5 103 (14.17%) ERP
6 102 (14.03%) Problem-Solving
7 91 (12.52%) ETL
8 84 (11.55%) Data Modelling
9 72 (9.90%) DevOps
10 69 (9.49%) Coaching
11 67 (9.22%) Workflow
12 66 (9.08%) TDD
13 65 (8.94%) Scrum
13 65 (8.94%) SOA
14 51 (7.02%) Performance Tuning
15 50 (6.88%) Analytics
16 49 (6.74%) Computer Science
17 48 (6.60%) Waterfall
18 47 (6.46%) Test Automation
19 39 (5.36%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 711 (97.80%) SQL
2 216 (29.71%) Java
3 112 (15.41%) C#
4 100 (13.76%) JavaScript
5 92 (12.65%) T-SQL
6 60 (8.25%) Python
7 46 (6.33%) Shell Script
8 36 (4.95%) Java 8
9 30 (4.13%) VB
10 28 (3.85%) C
11 27 (3.71%) VB.NET
12 23 (3.16%) Perl
13 21 (2.89%) C++
14 13 (1.79%) VBA
15 11 (1.51%) VBScript
16 10 (1.38%) PHP
17 8 (1.10%) PowerShell
18 7 (0.96%) Scala
18 7 (0.96%) VB6
19 6 (0.83%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 83 (11.42%) Degree
2 28 (3.85%) Security Cleared
3 21 (2.89%) Oracle Certification
4 18 (2.48%) Computer Science Degree
5 16 (2.20%) SC Cleared
6 13 (1.79%) ISTQB
7 11 (1.51%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 10 (1.38%) ISEB
9 9 (1.24%) OCP
10 7 (0.96%) Numerate Degree
11 6 (0.83%) HND
12 3 (0.41%) Microsoft Certification
12 3 (0.41%) OCA
13 2 (0.28%) DV Cleared
13 2 (0.28%) ITIL Certification
13 2 (0.28%) MCSE
13 2 (0.28%) SANS
13 2 (0.28%) Sun Certification
14 1 (0.14%) DBS Check
14 1 (0.14%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (7.43%) QA
2 10 (1.38%) Data Quality
2 10 (1.38%) SLA
3 3 (0.41%) Actionable Recommendations
4 2 (0.28%) GAAP
4 2 (0.28%) GAMP
5 1 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 16 (2.20%) Docker
2 15 (2.06%) Oracle RAC
3 5 (0.69%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.41%) Active Directory
5 2 (0.28%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.28%) ISA Server
5 2 (0.28%) Oracle Clusterware
5 2 (0.28%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.14%) NFS
6 1 (0.14%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.14%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 51 (7.02%) Ansible
2 22 (3.03%) Data Guard
3 18 (2.48%) Oracle RMAN
4 13 (1.79%) BMC PATROL
5 11 (1.51%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 11 (1.51%) Terraform
6 9 (1.24%) Kubernetes
6 9 (1.24%) Puppet
7 7 (0.96%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
8 6 (0.83%) Opscode Chef
9 5 (0.69%) Oracle Statspack
10 2 (0.28%) NetBackup
10 2 (0.28%) Oracle Flashback
10 2 (0.28%) SCCM
10 2 (0.28%) Single Sign-On
11 1 (0.14%) AppManager
11 1 (0.14%) EMC NetWorker
11 1 (0.14%) HP ALM
11 1 (0.14%) HP Quality Center
11 1 (0.14%) Nagios
Vendors
1 622 (85.56%) Oracle
2 106 (14.58%) Microsoft
3 52 (7.15%) Informatica
4 26 (3.58%) MuleSoft
4 26 (3.58%) SAP
5 23 (3.16%) TIBCO
6 21 (2.89%) Cloudera
7 19 (2.61%) webMethods
8 17 (2.34%) Dell
9 15 (2.06%) Talend
10 14 (1.93%) IBM
11 12 (1.65%) Tableau
11 12 (1.65%) WorldPay
12 11 (1.51%) IFS
13 9 (1.24%) Red Hat
14 8 (1.10%) HP
14 8 (1.10%) Sybase
15 7 (0.96%) VMware
16 5 (0.69%) Remedy
17 4 (0.55%) Hyperion