The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 3 months to 30 May 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PL/SQL (PLSQL)
UK
3 months to
30 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 230 189 166
Rank change year-on-year -41 -23  
Permanent jobs citing PL/SQL 1274 1748 2152
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.49% 1.78% 1.99%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.65% 3.40% 3.87%
Number of salaries quoted 979 1325 1720
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £66,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.55% -  

PL/SQL is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 48102 51427 55559
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 56.24% 52.37% 51.39%
Number of salaries quoted 40642 44502 47284
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,622 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

PL/SQL
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing PL/SQL as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for PL/SQL in the UK

PL/SQL
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for PL/SQL in the UK

PL/SQL
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PL/SQL over the 3 months to 30 May 2017.

Salary histogram for PL/SQL in the UK

PL/SQL
Top 30 Job Locations

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 over the 3 months to 30 May 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -51 1145 £50,000 - 110
London -53 423 £57,500 -4.16% 37
South East +55 238 £50,000 +11.11% 33
East of England -9 166 £47,500 - 8
Yorkshire +45 139 £45,000 +28.57% 12
Essex +31 75 £50,000 -13.04% 1
North West -44 75 £50,000 +17.64% 7
Scotland -18 74 £50,000 - 4
Surrey +29 65 £51,500 +14.44% 9
West Yorkshire +2 62 £42,500 +13.33% 7
City of London -17 59 £55,000 -18.51% 6
Hertfordshire -6 58 £52,500 +5.00% 5
Manchester -32 53 £55,000 +13.40% 4
South West -37 52 £45,000 -5.26% 3
Berkshire +28 45 £52,500 +10.52% 4
South Yorkshire -4 44 £60,000 +71.42% 1
West Sussex +41 42 £55,000 +37.50% 2
Colchester +18 41 £50,000 +17.64%
Sheffield +17 41 £60,000 +100.00% 1
Glasgow +2 40 £43,750 -23.24% 2
Leeds -2 37 £42,500 +13.33% 6
West Midlands -60 37 £45,000 +20.00% 6
Hampshire +27 35 £40,000 -8.04% 11
North Yorkshire +39 32 £45,000 -10.00% 4
Redhill +10 29 £55,000 +86.44% 2
Wales +10 28 £50,000 +33.33% 2
Edinburgh -14 28 £66,000 +32.00% 1
East Sussex +18 24 £50,000 - 1
Reading +26 22 £40,000 - 1
South Wales +12 21 £43,750 +25.00% 1

For the 6 months to 30 May 2017, IT jobs citing PL/SQL 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/SQL.

1 2352 (96.79%) SQL
2 2101 (86.46%) Oracle
3 935 (38.48%) Oracle Database
4 919 (37.82%) Java
5 790 (32.51%) Agile Software Development
6 710 (29.22%) Finance
7 489 (20.12%) XML
8 476 (19.59%) JavaScript
9 467 (19.22%) Unix
10 439 (18.07%) Oracle Database 11g
11 432 (17.78%) Business Intelligence
12 424 (17.45%) .NET
13 416 (17.12%) HTML
14 413 (17.00%) SQL Server
15 403 (16.58%) Linux
16 401 (16.50%) Data Warehouse
17 399 (16.42%) Oracle Reports
18 394 (16.21%) ETL
19 389 (16.01%) C#
19 389 (16.01%) Degree
20 369 (15.19%) Relational Database
21 361 (14.86%) Web Services
22 357 (14.69%) CSS
23 335 (13.79%) Oracle Forms
24 333 (13.70%) Analytical Skills
25 307 (12.63%) Performance Tuning
26 302 (12.43%) T-SQL
27 274 (11.28%) Software Engineering
28 251 (10.33%) RDBMS
29 249 (10.25%) Oracle Database 12c

PL/SQL
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
1 160 (6.58%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 155 (6.38%) WebLogic
3 141 (5.80%) Tomcat
4 130 (5.35%) JBoss
5 97 (3.99%) Apache
6 77 (3.17%) Oracle Workflow
7 65 (2.67%) WebSphere
8 41 (1.69%) GlassFish
9 34 (1.40%) BizTalk Server
10 33 (1.36%) Confluence
11 30 (1.23%) SharePoint
12 24 (0.99%) Oracle Service Bus
13 23 (0.95%) Apache Spark
14 21 (0.86%) Apache Pig
15 12 (0.49%) IIS
16 10 (0.41%) LiveCycle
16 10 (0.41%) Oracle Spatial
17 9 (0.37%) CMS
17 9 (0.37%) SAS
18 8 (0.33%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 73 (3.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 53 (2.18%) Microsoft Office
3 16 (0.66%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 13 (0.53%) MS Visio
5 7 (0.29%) EngageOne
6 4 (0.16%) Weka
7 3 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (0.082%) Microsoft Project
9 1 (0.041%) Blender
9 1 (0.041%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 234 (9.63%) Oracle EBS
2 143 (5.88%) Oracle EBS R12
3 130 (5.35%) Oracle Applications
4 70 (2.88%) Oracle 11i
5 62 (2.55%) Oracle Payables
6 61 (2.51%) Oracle Receivables
7 53 (2.18%) Oracle ERP
8 48 (1.98%) Oracle Financials
9 47 (1.93%) Oracle General Ledger
10 45 (1.85%) Oracle Assets
11 30 (1.23%) Oracle Cash Management
12 28 (1.15%) Oracle ASCP
13 25 (1.03%) Oracle Manufacturing
14 22 (0.91%) Oracle Retail
15 19 (0.78%) Oracle BPM
16 16 (0.66%) Oracle HRMS
17 15 (0.62%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
18 14 (0.58%) Hyperion Planning
18 14 (0.58%) Sonata
19 11 (0.45%) iTrent
Cloud Services
1 24 (0.99%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (0.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (0.66%) OpenShift
4 13 (0.53%) Cloud Computing
4 13 (0.53%) PaaS
5 12 (0.49%) Boomi
5 12 (0.49%) iPaaS
6 9 (0.37%) SaaS
7 7 (0.29%) Taleo
8 4 (0.16%) GitHub
9 3 (0.12%) Oracle Service Cloud
10 2 (0.082%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 2 (0.082%) iTunes
10 2 (0.082%) Office 365
11 1 (0.041%) BrowserStack
11 1 (0.041%) DigitalOcean
11 1 (0.041%) Dynamics 365
11 1 (0.041%) Force.com
11 1 (0.041%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 22 (0.91%) Internet
2 20 (0.82%) TCP/IP
3 19 (0.78%) FTP
4 16 (0.66%) Firewall
4 16 (0.66%) SSL
5 15 (0.62%) DNS
6 12 (0.49%) AMQP
7 9 (0.37%) DHCP
7 9 (0.37%) SAN
8 7 (0.29%) HTTP
8 7 (0.29%) NAS
9 5 (0.21%) ATM
10 3 (0.12%) SMTP
10 3 (0.12%) SNMP
10 3 (0.12%) SSH
10 3 (0.12%) Wireless
11 2 (0.082%) Broadband
11 2 (0.082%) LAN
11 2 (0.082%) Multicast
11 2 (0.082%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 935 (38.48%) Oracle Database
2 439 (18.07%) Oracle Database 11g
3 413 (17.00%) SQL Server
4 401 (16.50%) Data Warehouse
5 399 (16.42%) Oracle Reports
6 369 (15.19%) Relational Database
7 251 (10.33%) RDBMS
8 249 (10.25%) Oracle Database 12c
9 211 (8.68%) Oracle Database 10g
10 137 (5.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 131 (5.39%) MySQL
12 129 (5.31%) NoSQL
13 128 (5.27%) BusinessObjects
14 123 (5.06%) Oracle BI EE
15 116 (4.77%) Oracle BI Publisher
16 102 (4.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 76 (3.13%) Oracle ODI
18 67 (2.76%) MongoDB
19 61 (2.51%) Big Data
20 57 (2.35%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 335 (13.79%) Oracle Forms
2 208 (8.56%) Oracle APEX
3 196 (8.07%) Maven
4 144 (5.93%) Git (software)
5 139 (5.72%) JIRA
6 120 (4.94%) Subversion
7 110 (4.53%) Jenkins
8 86 (3.54%) Ant
9 73 (3.00%) Selenium
10 70 (2.88%) NUnit
11 68 (2.80%) MSTest
12 66 (2.72%) JUnit
13 63 (2.59%) Talend Open Studio
14 62 (2.55%) Toad
15 52 (2.14%) Team Foundation Server
16 40 (1.65%) JDeveloper
17 38 (1.56%) Eclipse
18 37 (1.52%) Gradle
19 36 (1.48%) Cucumber
20 33 (1.36%) Visual Studio
General
1 710 (29.22%) Finance
2 186 (7.65%) Banking
3 120 (4.94%) Retail
4 76 (3.13%) Manufacturing
5 66 (2.72%) Investment Banking
6 48 (1.98%) Marketing
7 42 (1.73%) Retail Banking
8 38 (1.56%) Telecoms
9 34 (1.40%) Back Office
10 32 (1.32%) Publishing
11 30 (1.23%) Advertising
11 30 (1.23%) Pharmaceutical
12 23 (0.95%) General Ledger
13 21 (0.86%) Financial Institution
14 17 (0.70%) Automotive
14 17 (0.70%) Billing
15 13 (0.53%) Games
16 11 (0.45%) Electronics
17 10 (0.41%) Front Office
18 8 (0.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1379 (56.75%) Developer
2 688 (28.31%) Oracle Developer
3 341 (14.03%) Java Developer
4 315 (12.96%) Analyst
5 290 (11.93%) Senior Developer
6 246 (10.12%) SQL Developer
7 219 (9.01%) DBA
8 175 (7.20%) PL/SQL Developer
9 172 (7.08%) Oracle DBA
10 134 (5.51%) C# Developer
11 118 (4.86%) Senior Java Developer
12 117 (4.81%) Senior Oracle Developer
13 114 (4.69%) .NET Developer
13 114 (4.69%) Administrator
14 112 (4.61%) Software Engineer
15 99 (4.07%) Consultant
16 98 (4.03%) Lead Developer
17 95 (3.91%) Oracle Analyst
18 90 (3.70%) Business Intelligence Developer
19 84 (3.46%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 489 (20.12%) XML
2 424 (17.45%) .NET
3 416 (17.12%) HTML
4 361 (14.86%) Web Services
5 357 (14.69%) CSS
6 245 (10.08%) Spring
7 234 (9.63%) Hibernate
8 212 (8.72%) ASP.NET
9 207 (8.52%) J2EE
10 199 (8.19%) SOAP
11 190 (7.82%) jQuery
12 141 (5.80%) REST
13 134 (5.51%) AngularJS
14 128 (5.27%) JMS
15 110 (4.53%) RESTful
16 103 (4.24%) Middleware
16 103 (4.24%) WPF
17 98 (4.03%) Java EE
17 98 (4.03%) WCF
18 97 (3.99%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 333 (13.70%) Analytical Skills
2 223 (9.18%) Computer Science
3 86 (3.54%) Enterprise Software
4 63 (2.59%) Fintech
5 57 (2.35%) Client/Server
6 42 (1.73%) Management Information System
7 35 (1.44%) Replication
8 31 (1.28%) Data Structures
9 30 (1.23%) N-Tier
10 28 (1.15%) Life Science
11 26 (1.07%) Linux Command Line
12 24 (0.99%) Algorithms
13 20 (0.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 18 (0.74%) User Experience
15 17 (0.70%) Greenfield Project
16 13 (0.53%) Credit Risk
16 13 (0.53%) Virtual Team
17 12 (0.49%) Equities
17 12 (0.49%) iPad
18 11 (0.45%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 467 (19.22%) Unix
2 403 (16.58%) Linux
3 184 (7.57%) Windows
4 39 (1.60%) Solaris
4 39 (1.60%) Windows Server
5 30 (1.23%) AIX
6 28 (1.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 18 (0.74%) Apple iOS
8 13 (0.53%) Windows Server 2012
9 10 (0.41%) Android
9 10 (0.41%) Windows 7
10 8 (0.33%) CentOS
11 3 (0.12%) Oracle Linux
11 3 (0.12%) Windows Server 2008
12 2 (0.082%) Windows 10
13 1 (0.041%) HPUX
13 1 (0.041%) Mesosphere
13 1 (0.041%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 790 (32.51%) Agile Software Development
2 432 (17.78%) Business Intelligence
3 394 (16.21%) ETL
4 307 (12.63%) Performance Tuning
5 274 (11.28%) Software Engineering
6 245 (10.08%) Scrum
7 242 (9.96%) SDLC
8 197 (8.11%) Data Modelling
9 196 (8.07%) OO
10 191 (7.86%) MVC
11 187 (7.70%) Test Automation
12 177 (7.28%) SOA
13 172 (7.08%) Continuous Integration
14 162 (6.67%) TDD
15 161 (6.63%) Mentoring
16 143 (5.88%) ERP
16 143 (5.88%) Unit Testing
17 123 (5.06%) Data Analysis
18 117 (4.81%) ITIL
19 115 (4.73%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2352 (96.79%) SQL
2 919 (37.82%) Java
3 476 (19.59%) JavaScript
4 389 (16.01%) C#
5 302 (12.43%) T-SQL
6 234 (9.63%) Shell Script
7 166 (6.83%) Python
8 156 (6.42%) C++
9 97 (3.99%) Perl
10 82 (3.37%) C
11 77 (3.17%) VB
12 67 (2.76%) Scala
13 49 (2.02%) TypeScript
14 48 (1.98%) Go
15 45 (1.85%) VBA
16 42 (1.73%) Ruby
17 35 (1.44%) PHP
18 24 (0.99%) VB.NET
19 21 (0.86%) Bash Shell
19 21 (0.86%) XPath
Qualifications
1 389 (16.01%) Degree
2 119 (4.90%) Computer Science Degree
3 118 (4.86%) Security Cleared
4 95 (3.91%) Oracle Certification
5 76 (3.13%) OCP
6 58 (2.39%) SC Cleared
7 42 (1.73%) OCA
8 20 (0.82%) Master's Degree
9 16 (0.66%) DV Cleared
10 15 (0.62%) ISTQB
10 15 (0.62%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 8 (0.33%) MCP
12 7 (0.29%) ISEB
12 7 (0.29%) Microsoft Certification
13 6 (0.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 6 (0.25%) PhD
13 6 (0.25%) PMI Certification
14 5 (0.21%) PMP
14 5 (0.21%) SAP Certification
15 4 (0.16%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 149 (6.13%) QA
2 93 (3.83%) Data Quality
3 33 (1.36%) SLA
4 21 (0.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 11 (0.45%) ISO 20022
6 9 (0.37%) EMIR
7 7 (0.29%) MiFID
8 6 (0.25%) ISO 9000
9 5 (0.21%) ISO 15022
9 5 (0.21%) ISO 9001
10 4 (0.16%) SEPA
10 4 (0.16%) Solvency II
11 3 (0.12%) Basel II
11 3 (0.12%) Basel III
11 3 (0.12%) GxP
12 2 (0.082%) COREP
12 2 (0.082%) PMO
13 1 (0.041%) HL7
System Software
1 99 (4.07%) Oracle RAC
2 25 (1.03%) Docker
3 12 (0.49%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (0.25%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 5 (0.21%) Active Directory
5 5 (0.21%) HDFS
5 5 (0.21%) Virtual Machines
6 4 (0.16%) Oracle Clusterware
7 2 (0.082%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.082%) Samba
7 2 (0.082%) Shibboleth
8 1 (0.041%) Apache Flume
8 1 (0.041%) Firmware
8 1 (0.041%) NFS
Systems Management
1 115 (4.73%) Oracle RMAN
2 102 (4.20%) Data Guard
3 50 (2.06%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 24 (0.99%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
5 21 (0.86%) Puppet
5 21 (0.86%) Tivoli
6 15 (0.62%) Control-M
7 12 (0.49%) Kubernetes
8 11 (0.45%) HP Quality Center
9 8 (0.33%) logstash
9 8 (0.33%) Opscode Chef
10 7 (0.29%) NetBackup
11 5 (0.21%) Ansible
11 5 (0.21%) Business Desktop Deployment
11 5 (0.21%) Kibana
11 5 (0.21%) MOM
12 4 (0.16%) EMC Navisphere
13 3 (0.12%) Nagios
13 3 (0.12%) Oracle Flashback
14 2 (0.082%) Ambari
Vendors
1 2101 (86.46%) Oracle
2 168 (6.91%) Microsoft
3 83 (3.42%) SAP
4 77 (3.17%) Informatica
5 63 (2.59%) Talend
6 44 (1.81%) Red Hat
6 44 (1.81%) Tableau
7 40 (1.65%) Sybase
8 36 (1.48%) Teradata
9 33 (1.36%) Cognos
10 32 (1.32%) VMware
11 31 (1.28%) PayPal
12 28 (1.15%) HP
13 26 (1.07%) IBM
14 24 (0.99%) Salesforce.com
15 20 (0.82%) Hyperion
16 19 (0.78%) Retek
16 19 (0.78%) Solace
17 18 (0.74%) Alteryx
18 17 (0.70%) MicroStrategy
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £40k - 45k per year + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Andover, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 59 minutes ago
Havant, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + 25
Posted: 1 hour ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Imperative People
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Surrey
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Company Pension, Life Cover, Priva
Posted: 20 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £78,000 per annum + 15% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £40000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Andover, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £41700 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Dunfermline, Fife
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £33231.00 - £39137.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
North Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £38000 - £39000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
ComputAppoint
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £31696 - £41787 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Itecco
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Company car
Posted: 3 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
X4 Group
Salary: £35k - 43k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + plus bonus plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
X4 Group
Salary: £40k - 50k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £42000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
RIVER ISLAND CLOTHING CO.LTD
Salary: Competitive salary + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
LEXSTRA
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 70000 per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Stott & May
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £65000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Essex
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £50000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago