Period
to 26 January 2022

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with an option to work from home (WFH) and 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 26 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PL/SQL (PLSQL)
UK > Work from Home
6 months to
26 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 356 281 251
Rank change year-on-year -75 -30 +13
Permanent jobs citing PL/SQL 196 63 30
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 0.66% 0.57% 0.41%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.19% 0.91% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 114 58 25
10th Percentile £42,500 £39,250 £35,100
25th Percentile £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £53,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +8.49% -3.64% +11.68%
75th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £63,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £65,000 £74,250
UK median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +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 with a WFH option and a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Work from Home
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 16,499 6,896 4,312
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 55.73% 62.23% 59.60%
Number of salaries quoted 13,008 6,278 3,796
10th Percentile £37,750 £35,000 £34,625
25th Percentile £46,938 £42,500 £42,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +13.64% - -
75th Percentile £81,250 £71,250 £73,750
90th Percentile £96,250 £85,000 £89,375
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% -

PL/SQL
Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

Job vacancies with a work from home option citing PL/SQL as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

PL/SQL trend for jobs with a WFH option

PL/SQL
Salary Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

3-month moving average salary quoted in job vacancies with a work from home option citing PL/SQL.

PL/SQL salary trend for jobs with a WFH option

PL/SQL
Salary Histogram for Jobs with a WFH Option

Salary distribution for jobs with a work from home option citing PL/SQL over the 6 months to 26 January 2022.

PL/SQL salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

For the 6 months to 26 January 2022, PL/SQL job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent jobs with a WFH option and a requirement for PL/SQL.

1 195 (99.49%) SQL
2 173 (88.27%) Oracle
3 79 (40.31%) Social Skills
4 65 (33.16%) Finance
5 55 (28.06%) Business Intelligence
6 54 (27.55%) SQL Server
7 53 (27.04%) Oracle Database
8 51 (26.02%) Oracle Reports
8 51 (26.02%) Migration
9 49 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
10 46 (23.47%) Problem-Solving
11 45 (22.96%) Microsoft
11 45 (22.96%) C#
12 43 (21.94%) Degree
13 42 (21.43%) Java
14 41 (20.92%) Workflow
15 40 (20.41%) Oracle Workflow
16 35 (17.86%) Oracle BI Publisher
17 34 (17.35%) Oracle Forms
18 31 (15.82%) .NET
19 30 (15.31%) Web Services
19 30 (15.31%) XML
20 29 (14.80%) ETL
20 29 (14.80%) Project Management
20 29 (14.80%) Analytical Skills
21 28 (14.29%) Azure
21 28 (14.29%) VB
22 27 (13.78%) Order Management
23 26 (13.27%) Performance Tuning
24 25 (12.76%) Validation

PL/SQL
Co-occurring IT Skills with a WFH Option 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 40 (20.41%) Oracle Workflow
2 22 (11.22%) SAS
3 16 (8.16%) BizTalk Server
4 8 (4.08%) WebLogic
5 2 (1.02%) Apache
5 2 (1.02%) GlassFish
5 2 (1.02%) IIS
5 2 (1.02%) Mendix
5 2 (1.02%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (1.02%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.51%) Confluence
6 1 (0.51%) JBoss
6 1 (0.51%) Oracle Service Bus
6 1 (0.51%) PowerExchange
Applications
1 22 (11.22%) Microsoft Office
2 21 (10.71%) Microsoft Excel
3 20 (10.20%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 5 (2.55%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (1.53%) Oracle Smart View
Business Applications
1 19 (9.69%) Oracle EBS
2 15 (7.65%) Oracle ERP
3 9 (4.59%) Oracle Financials
4 6 (3.06%) Oracle Payables
4 6 (3.06%) Oracle Receivables
5 5 (2.55%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 4 (2.04%) Oracle Applications
6 4 (2.04%) Oracle Cash Management
6 4 (2.04%) Oracle EBS R12
6 4 (2.04%) Oracle iProcurement
6 4 (2.04%) Payment Gateway
6 4 (2.04%) PeopleSoft HCM
7 3 (1.53%) Exstream
7 3 (1.53%) Oracle Assets
7 3 (1.53%) Oracle BPM
7 3 (1.53%) Oracle General Ledger
8 2 (1.02%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 1 (0.51%) Oracle E-Business Tax
9 1 (0.51%) Oracle Payroll
9 1 (0.51%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Cloud Services
1 28 (14.29%) Azure
2 19 (9.69%) SaaS
3 14 (7.14%) Azure Active Directory
4 12 (6.12%) AWS
5 8 (4.08%) Power Platform
6 5 (2.55%) GCP
7 3 (1.53%) GitHub
8 2 (1.02%) Azure Data Factory
8 2 (1.02%) Force.com
8 2 (1.02%) Snowflake
9 1 (0.51%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.51%) Amazon SQS
9 1 (0.51%) Azure Cosmos DB
9 1 (0.51%) DigitalOcean
9 1 (0.51%) Fivetran
9 1 (0.51%) Kong
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.55%) FTP
2 4 (2.04%) Broadband
3 1 (0.51%) Intranet
3 1 (0.51%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (27.55%) SQL Server
2 53 (27.04%) Oracle Database
3 51 (26.02%) Oracle Reports
4 35 (17.86%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 19 (9.69%) Relational Database
6 18 (9.18%) PostgreSQL
7 17 (8.67%) Azure SQL Database
8 15 (7.65%) Oracle BI EE
8 15 (7.65%) RDBMS
9 13 (6.63%) Data Warehouse
9 13 (6.63%) Oracle Discoverer
10 12 (6.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 10 (5.10%) MySQL
11 10 (5.10%) Oracle Database 12c
12 9 (4.59%) Oracle Database 10g
13 8 (4.08%) Oracle ODI
13 8 (4.08%) Power BI
13 8 (4.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 7 (3.57%) OLTP
15 6 (3.06%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 34 (17.35%) Oracle Forms
2 22 (11.22%) Oracle APEX
3 18 (9.18%) Subversion
4 9 (4.59%) JIRA
5 6 (3.06%) Git (software)
6 4 (2.04%) JDeveloper
6 4 (2.04%) Toad
7 3 (1.53%) Jenkins
8 2 (1.02%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (1.02%) Octopus Deploy
8 2 (1.02%) Visual Studio Team System
9 1 (0.51%) CA Gen
9 1 (0.51%) ERwin
9 1 (0.51%) PVCS
9 1 (0.51%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 1 (0.51%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 79 (40.31%) Social Skills
2 65 (33.16%) Finance
3 29 (14.80%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (3.57%) Local Government
4 7 (3.57%) Manufacturing
5 6 (3.06%) Banking
6 5 (2.55%) Police
7 4 (2.04%) Law
7 4 (2.04%) Pharmaceutical
7 4 (2.04%) Public Sector
8 3 (1.53%) Inclusion and Diversity
8 3 (1.53%) Marketing
9 2 (1.02%) General Ledger
9 2 (1.02%) German Language
9 2 (1.02%) International Banking
9 2 (1.02%) Retail
10 1 (0.51%) Dutch Language
10 1 (0.51%) Games
10 1 (0.51%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.51%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 97 (49.49%) Developer
2 48 (24.49%) Oracle Developer
3 30 (15.31%) SQL Developer
4 24 (12.24%) .NET Developer
5 23 (11.73%) PL/SQL Developer
6 20 (10.20%) Programmer
6 20 (10.20%) Senior Programmer
7 17 (8.67%) Consultant
8 16 (8.16%) Oracle Consultant
9 13 (6.63%) Senior Developer
10 12 (6.12%) Software Developer
11 10 (5.10%) Azure Developer
11 10 (5.10%) DBA
11 10 (5.10%) Oracle DBA
12 9 (4.59%) Analyst
12 9 (4.59%) Designer
13 8 (4.08%) Senior .NET Developer
14 7 (3.57%) Business Intelligence Developer
14 7 (3.57%) Oracle Financials Consultant
14 7 (3.57%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (15.82%) .NET
2 30 (15.31%) Web Services
2 30 (15.31%) XML
3 20 (10.20%) REST
4 19 (9.69%) SOAP
5 15 (7.65%) ASP.NET Web API
6 12 (6.12%) ASP.NET
6 12 (6.12%) CSS
7 10 (5.10%) .NET Core
7 10 (5.10%) ASP.NET MVC
7 10 (5.10%) HTML
8 6 (3.06%) J2EE
8 6 (3.06%) Oracle Fusion
9 5 (2.55%) JSON
9 5 (2.55%) WinForms
10 4 (2.04%) jQuery
10 4 (2.04%) Spring
10 4 (2.04%) XSLT
11 3 (1.53%) Middleware
11 3 (1.53%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 10 (5.10%) Algorithms
1 10 (5.10%) Enterprise Software
1 10 (5.10%) Self-Motivation
2 9 (4.59%) Data Structures
3 6 (3.06%) LIMS
4 5 (2.55%) Virtual Team
5 4 (2.04%) Life Science
5 4 (2.04%) Robotics
6 3 (1.53%) Replication
7 2 (1.02%) Clustering
7 2 (1.02%) CMDB
8 1 (0.51%) Credit Risk
8 1 (0.51%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.51%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 21 (10.71%) Windows
2 17 (8.67%) Unix
3 12 (6.12%) Linux
4 7 (3.57%) Windows Server
5 5 (2.55%) Solaris
6 2 (1.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.51%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (28.06%) Business Intelligence
2 51 (26.02%) Migration
3 49 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 46 (23.47%) Problem-Solving
5 41 (20.92%) Workflow
6 29 (14.80%) ETL
6 29 (14.80%) Project Management
7 27 (13.78%) Order Management
8 26 (13.27%) Performance Tuning
9 25 (12.76%) Validation
10 23 (11.73%) ERP
11 22 (11.22%) User Acceptance Testing
12 20 (10.20%) Clinical Data Management
12 20 (10.20%) Data Management
12 20 (10.20%) Matrix Organization
12 20 (10.20%) SDLC
13 19 (9.69%) Test Automation
14 18 (9.18%) Unit Testing
15 16 (8.16%) Analytics
15 16 (8.16%) Computer Science
Programming Languages
1 195 (99.49%) SQL
2 45 (22.96%) C#
3 42 (21.43%) Java
4 28 (14.29%) VB
5 13 (6.63%) T-SQL
6 9 (4.59%) JavaScript
7 8 (4.08%) VB6
8 7 (3.57%) Python
9 6 (3.06%) Shell Script
10 3 (1.53%) Bash
10 3 (1.53%) C++
10 3 (1.53%) PowerShell
10 3 (1.53%) R
11 2 (1.02%) Apex Code
12 1 (0.51%) C
12 1 (0.51%) COBOL
12 1 (0.51%) HiveQL
12 1 (0.51%) PHP
12 1 (0.51%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 43 (21.94%) Degree
2 19 (9.69%) Security Cleared
3 14 (7.14%) SC Cleared
4 11 (5.61%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (2.04%) Oracle Certification
6 3 (1.53%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.51%) OCA
7 1 (0.51%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.10%) QA
2 7 (3.57%) SLA
3 5 (2.55%) Data Quality
3 5 (2.55%) ISO 9001
4 3 (1.53%) GDPR
System Software
1 15 (7.65%) Active Directory
2 12 (6.12%) Docker
3 3 (1.53%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (1.02%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.51%) HDFS
5 1 (0.51%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 17 (8.67%) Kubernetes
2 4 (2.04%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 4 (2.04%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (1.02%) Ansible
3 2 (1.02%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.02%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (1.02%) Puppet
3 2 (1.02%) Terraform
4 1 (0.51%) Control-M
4 1 (0.51%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.51%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 173 (88.27%) Oracle
2 45 (22.96%) Microsoft
3 12 (6.12%) Atlassian
3 12 (6.12%) RedGate
4 10 (5.10%) Salesforce.com
5 8 (4.08%) SAP
6 5 (2.55%) Sun
7 4 (2.04%) Ab Initio
7 4 (2.04%) Google
7 4 (2.04%) Informatica
7 4 (2.04%) PeopleSoft
7 4 (2.04%) StreamSets
8 3 (1.53%) Alteryx
8 3 (1.53%) HP
9 2 (1.02%) Databricks
9 2 (1.02%) Foundry
9 2 (1.02%) JDA
9 2 (1.02%) ServiceNow
9 2 (1.02%) Siebel
9 2 (1.02%) VMware