The table below looks at the statistics for PL/SQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PL/SQL over the 3 months to 26 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PL/SQL (PLSQL)
Rank 53 65 33
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -32
Permanent jobs citing PL/SQL 127 126 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 4.08% 3.37% 5.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.64% 6.40% 9.54%
Number of salaries quoted 63 74 99
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £29,300 £29,600
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
PL/SQL
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Programming Languages Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1663 1969 1635
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 53.47% 52.65% 55.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1066 1322 981
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

PL/SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

PL/SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

PL/SQL
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

PL/SQL Salary Trend in Scotland

PL/SQL
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PL/SQL across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 26 March 2015.

PL/SQL Salary Histogram in Scotland

PL/SQL
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PL/SQL within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 26 March 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +22 67 £44,000 -5.37% 6
Edinburgh +2 30 £45,000 +21.96% 4
Stirling - 20 £50,000 - 4
West Lothian -9 4 £31,000 -17.33%
Dundee - 1 £22,500 -
PL/SQL
UK

PL/SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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.

1 215 (96.41%) SQL
2 203 (91.03%) Oracle
3 97 (43.50%) Finance
4 93 (41.70%) Oracle Database
5 77 (34.53%) Java
6 60 (26.91%) UNIX
6 60 (26.91%) Agile Software Development
7 54 (24.22%) SQL Server
8 51 (22.87%) Relational Database
9 50 (22.42%) Banking
9 50 (22.42%) Performance Tuning
10 46 (20.63%) Oracle Database 10g
11 41 (18.39%) Oracle RAC
12 33 (14.80%) Business Intelligence
12 33 (14.80%) Oracle Database 11g
13 32 (14.35%) Linux
13 32 (14.35%) ETL
13 32 (14.35%) RDBMS
14 31 (13.90%) Oracle RMAN
14 31 (13.90%) Software Engineering
15 30 (13.45%) Oracle Reports
16 29 (13.00%) Web Services
16 29 (13.00%) Workflow
17 28 (12.56%) Degree
18 27 (12.11%) C#
18 27 (12.11%) Data Warehouse
19 26 (11.66%) Oracle EBS
20 24 (10.76%) Informatica
21 23 (10.31%) Project Management
21 23 (10.31%) Data Guard

PL/SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 18 (8.07%) SAS
2 16 (7.17%) WebLogic
3 15 (6.73%) Oracle Workflow
4 13 (5.83%) Tomcat
5 10 (4.48%) WebSphere
5 10 (4.48%) FileNet
5 10 (4.48%) WebSphere Application Server
6 7 (3.14%) SharePoint
7 6 (2.69%) JBoss
7 6 (2.69%) IBM Notes
8 5 (2.24%) Apache
9 3 (1.35%) CMS
9 3 (1.35%) Documentum
9 3 (1.35%) Umbraco
10 2 (0.90%) Alfresco
10 2 (0.90%) LiveLink
11 1 (0.45%) Sitecore CMS
11 1 (0.45%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 13 (5.83%) MS Excel
2 12 (5.38%) MS Office
3 8 (3.59%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.35%) MS Project
5 1 (0.45%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 26 (11.66%) Oracle EBS
2 10 (4.48%) Oracle EBS R12
3 7 (3.14%) Oracle 11i
3 7 (3.14%) Oracle General Ledger
3 7 (3.14%) Oracle Payables
3 7 (3.14%) Oracle Receivables
4 6 (2.69%) Oracle iProcurement
4 6 (2.69%) Oracle Utilities
5 3 (1.35%) Oracle Cash Management
5 3 (1.35%) Oracle HRMS
5 3 (1.35%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.45%) Oracle Assets
6 1 (0.45%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.69%) SAN
2 2 (0.90%) LDAP
3 1 (0.45%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.45%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 93 (41.70%) Oracle Database
2 54 (24.22%) SQL Server
3 51 (22.87%) Relational Database
4 46 (20.63%) Oracle Database 10g
5 33 (14.80%) Oracle Database 11g
6 32 (14.35%) RDBMS
7 30 (13.45%) Oracle Reports
8 27 (12.11%) Data Warehouse
9 13 (5.83%) DataStage
9 13 (5.83%) MongoDB
10 11 (4.93%) Data Mining
11 10 (4.48%) Big Data
11 10 (4.48%) Oracle BI EE
11 10 (4.48%) QlikView
11 10 (4.48%) Oracle BI Publisher
12 8 (3.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 8 (3.59%) Oracle Database 12c
13 7 (3.14%) Oracle Exadata
13 7 (3.14%) MySQL
13 7 (3.14%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 15 (6.73%) Subversion
2 14 (6.28%) Toad
3 11 (4.93%) Visual Studio
4 10 (4.48%) Oracle Forms
4 10 (4.48%) Maven
4 10 (4.48%) Oracle APEX
5 8 (3.59%) Ant
6 7 (3.14%) JUnit
6 7 (3.14%) Eclipse
6 7 (3.14%) Selenium
6 7 (3.14%) TeamCity
7 5 (2.24%) Git (software)
7 5 (2.24%) WatiN
7 5 (2.24%) Cucumber
7 5 (2.24%) MSBuild
7 5 (2.24%) SpecFlow
7 5 (2.24%) GitLab
8 4 (1.79%) JIRA
9 3 (1.35%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (1.35%) ProC
General
1 97 (43.50%) Finance
2 50 (22.42%) Banking
3 14 (6.28%) Investment Banking
4 9 (4.04%) Retail
5 6 (2.69%) Billing
6 4 (1.79%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.90%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.45%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.45%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 90 (40.36%) Developer
2 46 (20.63%) DBA
3 45 (20.18%) Oracle DBA
4 26 (11.66%) Analyst
5 21 (9.42%) Oracle Developer
6 20 (8.97%) Senior Developer
6 20 (8.97%) Java Developer
7 13 (5.83%) Software Developer
7 13 (5.83%) Software Engineer
8 12 (5.38%) Support Analyst
8 12 (5.38%) Database Developer
9 10 (4.48%) Senior Java Developer
9 10 (4.48%) Applications Support
10 9 (4.04%) Senior DBA
10 9 (4.04%) Applications Support Analyst
10 9 (4.04%) Senior Oracle DBA
11 8 (3.59%) Consultant
11 8 (3.59%) Development Specialist
12 7 (3.14%) Junior
12 7 (3.14%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (13.00%) Web Services
2 22 (9.87%) XML
3 21 (9.42%) Spring
3 21 (9.42%) J2EE
4 18 (8.07%) .NET
4 18 (8.07%) JSP
5 15 (6.73%) Struts
6 14 (6.28%) Hibernate
6 14 (6.28%) Oracle GoldenGate
7 13 (5.83%) Servlets
8 12 (5.38%) HTML
8 12 (5.38%) ASP.NET
9 11 (4.93%) CSS
10 10 (4.48%) jQuery
11 7 (3.14%) JPA
11 7 (3.14%) Struts2
11 7 (3.14%) SPNEGO
11 7 (3.14%) HTML5
11 7 (3.14%) JSF
11 7 (3.14%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 21 (9.42%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (8.52%) Computer Science
3 13 (5.83%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (1.79%) Artificial Intelligence
4 4 (1.79%) Mathematics
4 4 (1.79%) Physics
5 3 (1.35%) Data Structures
5 3 (1.35%) Visualisation
6 2 (0.90%) Reference Data
6 2 (0.90%) Data Integration
6 2 (0.90%) Derivative
6 2 (0.90%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.45%) Clustering
7 1 (0.45%) PKI
7 1 (0.45%) Web 2.0
7 1 (0.45%) Statistics
7 1 (0.45%) iPad
7 1 (0.45%) SWIFT
7 1 (0.45%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 60 (26.91%) UNIX
2 32 (14.35%) Linux
3 19 (8.52%) Windows
4 14 (6.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (4.93%) Solaris
6 3 (1.35%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (26.91%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (22.42%) Performance Tuning
3 33 (14.80%) Business Intelligence
4 32 (14.35%) ETL
5 31 (13.90%) Software Engineering
6 29 (13.00%) Workflow
7 23 (10.31%) Project Management
8 20 (8.97%) OO
9 16 (7.17%) Disaster Recovery
10 14 (6.28%) TDD
11 13 (5.83%) Analytics
12 12 (5.38%) Unit Testing
12 12 (5.38%) Continuous Integration
13 11 (4.93%) ITIL
14 10 (4.48%) MVC
15 9 (4.04%) Document Management
15 9 (4.04%) ERP
15 9 (4.04%) Test Automation
15 9 (4.04%) Waterfall
16 8 (3.59%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 215 (96.41%) SQL
2 77 (34.53%) Java
3 27 (12.11%) C#
4 22 (9.87%) Shell Script
5 20 (8.97%) T-SQL
6 16 (7.17%) Perl
7 11 (4.93%) C++
8 10 (4.48%) sed
9 9 (4.04%) JavaScript
9 9 (4.04%) Python
10 8 (3.59%) VBA
11 6 (2.69%) AWK
11 6 (2.69%) Bourne shell
12 4 (1.79%) Lisp
12 4 (1.79%) C
13 3 (1.35%) Korn
14 2 (0.90%) Bash Shell
15 1 (0.45%) PHP
15 1 (0.45%) VB
15 1 (0.45%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 28 (12.56%) Degree
2 20 (8.97%) Oracle Certification
3 17 (7.62%) OCP
4 4 (1.79%) PhD
4 4 (1.79%) NVQ Level 3
5 1 (0.45%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.45%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (0.45%) ISEB
5 1 (0.45%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.69%) QA
2 4 (1.79%) SLA
3 2 (0.90%) Data Quality
System Software
1 41 (18.39%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (0.90%) RACF
3 1 (0.45%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.45%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 31 (13.90%) Oracle RMAN
2 23 (10.31%) Data Guard
3 17 (7.62%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 5 (2.24%) Tivoli
5 2 (0.90%) MOM
Vendors
1 203 (91.03%) Oracle
2 24 (10.76%) Informatica
3 21 (9.42%) Sybase
4 16 (7.17%) Business Objects
5 15 (6.73%) Red Hat
6 13 (5.83%) Microsoft
7 9 (4.04%) IBM
8 7 (3.14%) Cognos
8 7 (3.14%) MicroStrategy
9 6 (2.69%) Lotus
9 6 (2.69%) Teradata
9 6 (2.69%) Vertica
9 6 (2.69%) MapR
10 5 (2.24%) TIBCO
10 5 (2.24%) SAP
11 3 (1.35%) Ab Initio
12 2 (0.90%) BT
12 2 (0.90%) HP
12 2 (0.90%) Cognizant
12 2 (0.90%) Hyperion
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