The first table below looks at the demand for PL/SQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PL/SQL over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Aberdeen region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PL/SQL (PLSQL)
Rank 35 27 47
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +20
Permanent jobs citing PL/SQL 7 19 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 1.90% 5.96% 1.69%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.98% 14.18% 5.88%
Number of salaries quoted 7 18 8
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +6.12%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Programming Languages Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
117 134 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 31.79% 42.01% 28.69%
Number of salaries quoted 94 105 114
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,900 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
PL/SQL
Scotland

PL/SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PL/SQL across the Aberdeen region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

PL/SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

PL/SQL
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

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

PL/SQL Salary Trend in Aberdeen

PL/SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing PL/SQL also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited PL/SQL.

1 16 (100.00%) SQL
1 16 (100.00%) Oracle
2 13 (81.25%) VB.NET
2 13 (81.25%) .NET
2 13 (81.25%) ASP.NET
2 13 (81.25%) C#
2 13 (81.25%) Risk Analysis
2 13 (81.25%) System Testing
3 3 (18.75%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (18.75%) Oracle Database
3 3 (18.75%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (12.50%) Oracle Discoverer
4 2 (12.50%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (12.50%) Oracle9i Database
4 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
4 2 (12.50%) Project Management
4 2 (12.50%) Oracle BI EE
4 2 (12.50%) Data Guard
5 1 (6.25%) Release Management
5 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (6.25%) Data Analysis
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle Application Server
5 1 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (6.25%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (6.25%) Degree
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle RAC

PL/SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing PL/SQL also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited PL/SQL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle Application Server
1 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (6.25%) Agresso
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (18.75%) Oracle Database
1 3 (18.75%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle Discoverer
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle9i Database
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle APEX
Job Titles
1 14 (87.50%) Developer
2 13 (81.25%) .NET Developer
2 13 (81.25%) C# Developer
2 13 (81.25%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (12.50%) DBA
3 2 (12.50%) Oracle DBA
4 1 (6.25%) Junior C# .NET Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Junior
4 1 (6.25%) Development Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Junior Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Junior C# Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Junior .NET Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Leader
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (81.25%) .NET
1 13 (81.25%) ASP.NET
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
1 1 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (81.25%) Risk Analysis
1 13 (81.25%) System Testing
2 2 (12.50%) Project Management
3 1 (6.25%) Release Management
3 1 (6.25%) Data Analysis
3 1 (6.25%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (6.25%) ITIL
3 1 (6.25%) CRM
3 1 (6.25%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) SQL
2 13 (81.25%) VB.NET
2 13 (81.25%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft