Period
to 23 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for PL/1 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited PL/1 over the 6 months to 23 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PL/1
UK
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1168 1189 1230
Rank change year-on-year +21 +41 +46
Permanent jobs citing PL/1 8 4 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.005% 0.002% 0.014%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.008% 0.004% 0.027%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 3
UK median annual salary £100,000 £65,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +53.85% +18.18% +41.25%
10th Percentile £45,650 £48,750 £32,900
90th Percentile £110,000 £83,250 £57,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £100,000 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +122.22% -18.18% +46.67%

PL/1 is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 96,975 93,595 107,770
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 55.55% 53.22% 52.01%
Number of salaries quoted 81,011 80,394 92,634
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,750 £27,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £76,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

PL/1
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing PL/1 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for PL/1 in the UK

PL/1
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PL/1.

Salary trend for PL/1 in the UK

PL/1
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PL/1 over the 6 months to 23 January 2018.

Salary histogram for PL/1 in the UK

PL/1
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PL/1 within the UK over the 6 months to 23 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
UK excluding London +14 8 £100,000 +122.22% 1
England +3 8 £100,000 +53.85% 1
South East +25 7 £100,000 +122.22%
North West - 1 - - 1
North of England - 1 - - 1

For the 6 months to 23 January 2018, IT jobs citing PL/1 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for PL/1.

1 8 (100.00%) COBOL
1 8 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 7 (87.50%) zOS
2 7 (87.50%) Linux
2 7 (87.50%) Java
2 7 (87.50%) Degree
2 7 (87.50%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (62.50%) Master's Degree
3 5 (62.50%) Open Source
3 5 (62.50%) C
3 5 (62.50%) C++
3 5 (62.50%) Assembly Language
4 3 (37.50%) DB2
5 2 (25.00%) JUnit
5 2 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (25.00%) CSS
5 2 (25.00%) JDBC
5 2 (25.00%) XML
5 2 (25.00%) ITIL
5 2 (25.00%) HTML
5 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (25.00%) PL/SQL
5 2 (25.00%) SQL
5 2 (25.00%) J2EE
5 2 (25.00%) Oracle
5 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
5 2 (25.00%) LDAP
5 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce

PL/1
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 2 (25.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 2 (25.00%) SAS
1 2 (25.00%) WebSphere
1 2 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (12.50%) CICS
2 1 (12.50%) MQSeries
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) DB2
2 2 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (25.00%) JasperReports
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Eclipse
1 2 (25.00%) JUnit
1 2 (25.00%) Subversion
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Mainframe Support
1 5 (62.50%) Support Engineer
1 5 (62.50%) Technical Engineer
1 5 (62.50%) Technical Support
1 5 (62.50%) Technical Support Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Developer
3 1 (12.50%) CICS Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Graduate
3 1 (12.50%) Graduate Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) CSS
1 2 (25.00%) CSS3
1 2 (25.00%) Drools
1 2 (25.00%) HTML
1 2 (25.00%) HTML5
1 2 (25.00%) J2EE
1 2 (25.00%) JDBC
1 2 (25.00%) jQuery
1 2 (25.00%) LDAP
1 2 (25.00%) Spring
1 2 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 2 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 7 (87.50%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (25.00%) User Experience
3 2 (25.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Linux
1 7 (87.50%) zOS
2 1 (12.50%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Open Source
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) Content Management
2 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (25.00%) Dependency Injection
2 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Content Management
2 2 (25.00%) IT Strategy
2 2 (25.00%) ITIL
2 2 (25.00%) Matrix Organization
2 2 (25.00%) MVC
2 2 (25.00%) OWASP
2 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (25.00%) Scrum
2 2 (25.00%) SDLC
2 2 (25.00%) Service Management
2 2 (25.00%) SOA
2 2 (25.00%) TOGAF
2 2 (25.00%) Waterfall
2 2 (25.00%) Workload Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) COBOL
2 7 (87.50%) Java
3 5 (62.50%) Assembly Language
3 5 (62.50%) C
3 5 (62.50%) C++
4 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (25.00%) PL/SQL
4 2 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (87.50%) Degree
2 5 (62.50%) Master's Degree
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Ab Initio
1 2 (25.00%) IBM
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Google
2 1 (12.50%) Syncsort