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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PL/SQL (PLSQL)
Rank 55 43 57
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +14
Permanent jobs citing PL/SQL 142 151 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 3.91% 4.88% 3.70%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.32% 8.99% 7.02%
Number of salaries quoted 85 70 78
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,400 £29,900 £28,850
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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
1941 1680 1681
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 53.50% 54.32% 52.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1250 1109 1122
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 2014. 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 -4 68 £42,500 +9.67% 4
Edinburgh -22 50 £45,000 -10.00% 8
Stirling -20 8 £47,500 +11.11%
Aberdeen +13 3 £45,000 -
West Lothian +3 1 £47,500 +26.66%
PL/SQL
UK

PL/SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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.

1 274 (98.21%) SQL
2 248 (88.89%) Oracle
3 145 (51.97%) Finance
4 117 (41.94%) Java
5 102 (36.56%) Oracle Database
6 80 (28.67%) XML
7 65 (23.30%) UNIX
8 58 (20.79%) Linux
9 53 (19.00%) Agile Software Development
10 51 (18.28%) Banking
10 51 (18.28%) J2EE
10 51 (18.28%) Oracle Database 11g
11 48 (17.20%) WebLogic
12 45 (16.13%) Performance Tuning
13 44 (15.77%) Web Services
13 44 (15.77%) Oracle EBS
14 43 (15.41%) Relational Database
15 41 (14.70%) SOA
16 38 (13.62%) SQL Server
17 37 (13.26%) Oracle Reports
18 35 (12.54%) ETL
19 34 (12.19%) RDBMS
19 34 (12.19%) Shell Script
19 34 (12.19%) Spring
20 31 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
20 31 (11.11%) Oracle EBS R12
21 30 (10.75%) Degree
21 30 (10.75%) Oracle Database 10g
21 30 (10.75%) Python
22 29 (10.39%) OO

PL/SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 48 (17.20%) WebLogic
2 20 (7.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 15 (5.38%) Tomcat
4 12 (4.30%) SAS
4 12 (4.30%) Oracle Workflow
4 12 (4.30%) WebSphere
5 9 (3.23%) WebSphere Application Server
6 5 (1.79%) FileNet
6 5 (1.79%) SharePoint
7 3 (1.08%) ColdFusion
8 2 (0.72%) NetWeaver
8 2 (0.72%) Adobe CQ
8 2 (0.72%) GlassFish
9 1 (0.36%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.36%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.36%) CMS
9 1 (0.36%) Documentum
Applications
1 18 (6.45%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.15%) MS Office
3 1 (0.36%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 44 (15.77%) Oracle EBS
2 31 (11.11%) Oracle EBS R12
3 19 (6.81%) Oracle 11i
4 11 (3.94%) Oracle Payroll
5 8 (2.87%) Dynamics AX
6 7 (2.51%) Oracle HRMS
6 7 (2.51%) Markit EDM
7 6 (2.15%) Oracle Payables
7 6 (2.15%) Oracle Receivables
7 6 (2.15%) Oracle General Ledger
8 5 (1.79%) Oracle iProcurement
8 5 (1.79%) Oracle iRecruitment
8 5 (1.79%) Oracle Applications
8 5 (1.79%) Oracle Cash Management
8 5 (1.79%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 2 (0.72%) SAP SD
9 2 (0.72%) SAP FI
9 2 (0.72%) Oracle BPM
9 2 (0.72%) SAP FI-CA
10 1 (0.36%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.36%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.58%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 102 (36.56%) Oracle Database
2 51 (18.28%) Oracle Database 11g
3 43 (15.41%) Relational Database
4 38 (13.62%) SQL Server
5 37 (13.26%) Oracle Reports
6 34 (12.19%) RDBMS
7 30 (10.75%) Oracle Database 10g
8 27 (9.68%) Data Warehouse
9 19 (6.81%) Oracle ODI
10 9 (3.23%) Oracle BI EE
10 9 (3.23%) Pentaho
11 8 (2.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 6 (2.15%) PowerCenter
12 6 (2.15%) Oracle9i Database
12 6 (2.15%) SAP Data Services
12 6 (2.15%) Oracle BI Publisher
13 5 (1.79%) InterSystems Cache
13 5 (1.79%) Crystal Reports
13 5 (1.79%) OLTP
14 4 (1.43%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 24 (8.60%) Oracle Forms
2 20 (7.17%) Ant
2 20 (7.17%) Oracle APEX
3 17 (6.09%) Eclipse
4 15 (5.38%) JUnit
5 14 (5.02%) Toad
5 14 (5.02%) Subversion
6 8 (2.87%) Talend Open Studio
6 8 (2.87%) Team Foundation Server
7 6 (2.15%) ProC
8 5 (1.79%) Visual Studio
9 4 (1.43%) SoapUI
10 2 (0.72%) Maven
10 2 (0.72%) TortoiseSVN
10 2 (0.72%) PowerBuilder
11 1 (0.36%) PowerDesigner
11 1 (0.36%) ERwin
11 1 (0.36%) ClearCase
11 1 (0.36%) JIRA
General
1 145 (51.97%) Finance
2 51 (18.28%) Banking
3 18 (6.45%) Retail
3 18 (6.45%) Investment Banking
4 9 (3.23%) Manufacturing
5 7 (2.51%) Marketing
6 5 (1.79%) General Ledger
6 5 (1.79%) Retail Banking
7 3 (1.08%) Aerospace
8 2 (0.72%) Legal
8 2 (0.72%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.36%) Front Office
9 1 (0.36%) Publishing
9 1 (0.36%) Billing
Job Titles
1 161 (57.71%) Developer
2 49 (17.56%) Oracle Developer
3 38 (13.62%) Analyst
4 32 (11.47%) Java Developer
5 31 (11.11%) Senior Developer
6 26 (9.32%) DBA
7 24 (8.60%) Senior Java Developer
8 23 (8.24%) Oracle DBA
9 17 (6.09%) Middleware Specialist
10 16 (5.73%) Support Analyst
10 16 (5.73%) Applications Developer
11 15 (5.38%) Consultant
11 15 (5.38%) Java/J2EE Developer
12 14 (5.02%) Oracle Analyst
12 14 (5.02%) Administrator
13 13 (4.66%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
14 12 (4.30%) Junior
14 12 (4.30%) ETL Developer
14 12 (4.30%) J2EE Developer
15 11 (3.94%) Senior J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (28.67%) XML
2 51 (18.28%) J2EE
3 44 (15.77%) Web Services
4 34 (12.19%) Spring
5 29 (10.39%) XSLT
6 27 (9.68%) SOAP
7 26 (9.32%) HTML
8 24 (8.60%) jQuery
9 23 (8.24%) Struts
10 21 (7.53%) Middleware
11 20 (7.17%) Hibernate
12 14 (5.02%) Servlets
12 14 (5.02%) .NET
13 13 (4.66%) JSF
13 13 (4.66%) Struts2
14 12 (4.30%) Java EE
15 10 (3.58%) Spring MVC
15 10 (3.58%) CSS
16 8 (2.87%) JSP
16 8 (2.87%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 24 (8.60%) Computer Science
2 23 (8.24%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (2.87%) Data Extraction
3 8 (2.87%) Artificial Intelligence
4 7 (2.51%) Mathematics
4 7 (2.51%) Data Integration
5 6 (2.15%) Reference Data
6 5 (1.79%) Data Protection Act
6 5 (1.79%) Blog
7 4 (1.43%) Statistics
8 2 (0.72%) Replication
9 1 (0.36%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.36%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.36%) Open Source
9 1 (0.36%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.36%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 65 (23.30%) UNIX
2 58 (20.79%) Linux
3 16 (5.73%) AIX
4 12 (4.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 12 (4.30%) Oracle Linux
5 9 (3.23%) Windows
6 6 (2.15%) OpenVMS
7 3 (1.08%) Solaris
8 2 (0.72%) zOS
8 2 (0.72%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.36%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (19.00%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (16.13%) Performance Tuning
3 41 (14.70%) SOA
4 35 (12.54%) ETL
5 31 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
6 29 (10.39%) OO
7 28 (10.04%) ITIL
8 26 (9.32%) Project Management
9 20 (7.17%) E-business
9 20 (7.17%) Data Management
9 20 (7.17%) Data Modelling
9 20 (7.17%) Business Analysis
10 19 (6.81%) Unit Testing
11 18 (6.45%) BPMN
12 16 (5.73%) Waterfall
12 16 (5.73%) Web Development
13 15 (5.38%) Disaster Recovery
13 15 (5.38%) OOA/OOD
13 15 (5.38%) Workflow
14 13 (4.66%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 274 (98.21%) SQL
2 117 (41.94%) Java
3 34 (12.19%) Shell Script
4 30 (10.75%) Python
5 26 (9.32%) C#
6 20 (7.17%) JavaScript
7 18 (6.45%) T-SQL
7 18 (6.45%) XQuery
7 18 (6.45%) Jython
7 18 (6.45%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
8 15 (5.38%) Perl
9 10 (3.58%) C++
10 8 (2.87%) Lisp
11 6 (2.15%) COBOL
11 6 (2.15%) VB
12 3 (1.08%) VBA
13 2 (0.72%) XPath
13 2 (0.72%) Groovy
13 2 (0.72%) ABAP
14 1 (0.36%) Scala
Qualifications
1 30 (10.75%) Degree
2 15 (5.38%) Oracle Certification
3 14 (5.02%) OCP
4 8 (2.87%) PhD
5 5 (1.79%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (1.79%) MBA
6 2 (0.72%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.36%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (0.36%) OCPJP
7 1 (0.36%) Sun Certification
7 1 (0.36%) ISEB
7 1 (0.36%) OCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (8.24%) QA
2 18 (6.45%) SLA
3 11 (3.94%) ISO 9001
4 8 (2.87%) Data Quality
5 5 (1.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.72%) HL7
System Software
1 23 (8.24%) Oracle RAC
2 10 (3.58%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 18 (6.45%) Oracle Identity Manager
1 18 (6.45%) Oracle Identity Management
2 7 (2.51%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 6 (2.15%) Data Guard
4 3 (1.08%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.36%) Control-M
5 1 (0.36%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 248 (88.89%) Oracle
2 29 (10.39%) Informatica
3 23 (8.24%) Sybase
4 20 (7.17%) SAP
5 15 (5.38%) Red Hat
6 12 (4.30%) Microsoft
6 12 (4.30%) Business Objects
7 10 (3.58%) IBM
8 8 (2.87%) Talend
9 7 (2.51%) GoldenSource
9 7 (2.51%) Cognos
10 6 (2.15%) Ab Initio
11 5 (1.79%) PeopleSoft
12 4 (1.43%) MicroStrategy
12 4 (1.43%) Actimize
12 4 (1.43%) Green Hat
13 3 (1.08%) VMware
13 3 (1.08%) Sun
13 3 (1.08%) Citrix
14 2 (0.72%) BMC
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