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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PL/SQL (PLSQL)
Rank 52 56 44
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -12
Permanent jobs citing PL/SQL 123 149 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 3.93% 3.73% 4.90%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.50% 7.30% 8.36%
Number of salaries quoted 54 82 88
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £29,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,400 £47,425 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.00%
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
1640 2040 1877
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 52.35% 51.09% 58.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1028 1398 1119
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 £29,500 £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 1 May 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 1 May 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 +11 64 £47,500 +2.15% 9
Edinburgh -5 32 £45,000 +21.96% 4
Stirling +14 22 £50,000 +14.94%
Dundee +2 1 £22,500 -
PL/SQL
UK

PL/SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 1 May 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.

1 214 (95.96%) SQL
2 202 (90.58%) Oracle
3 94 (42.15%) Finance
4 93 (41.70%) Oracle Database
5 79 (35.43%) Java
6 59 (26.46%) Agile Software Development
7 53 (23.77%) SQL Server
8 52 (23.32%) UNIX
9 50 (22.42%) Relational Database
10 48 (21.52%) Oracle Database 10g
11 47 (21.08%) Banking
12 46 (20.63%) Performance Tuning
13 41 (18.39%) Oracle RAC
14 37 (16.59%) Business Intelligence
15 36 (16.14%) ETL
15 36 (16.14%) Web Services
15 36 (16.14%) Oracle Reports
16 35 (15.70%) Oracle RMAN
17 34 (15.25%) RDBMS
18 33 (14.80%) Workflow
19 32 (14.35%) C#
20 31 (13.90%) Informatica
20 31 (13.90%) Software Engineering
21 30 (13.45%) Oracle Database 11g
22 29 (13.00%) Linux
23 28 (12.56%) Oracle EBS
24 27 (12.11%) Data Warehouse
25 26 (11.66%) XML
25 26 (11.66%) Data Guard
25 26 (11.66%) Analytical Skills

PL/SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 19 (8.52%) Oracle Workflow
2 15 (6.73%) Tomcat
2 15 (6.73%) SAS
3 14 (6.28%) WebLogic
4 9 (4.04%) JBoss
5 7 (3.14%) WebSphere
5 7 (3.14%) FileNet
5 7 (3.14%) WebSphere Application Server
6 6 (2.69%) IBM Notes
6 6 (2.69%) SharePoint
6 6 (2.69%) Apache
7 1 (0.45%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 11 (4.93%) MS Office
2 10 (4.48%) MS Excel
3 8 (3.59%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.35%) MS Project
5 1 (0.45%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 28 (12.56%) Oracle EBS
2 17 (7.62%) Oracle EBS R12
3 12 (5.38%) Oracle Payables
3 12 (5.38%) Oracle Receivables
3 12 (5.38%) Oracle General Ledger
4 11 (4.93%) Oracle iProcurement
5 8 (3.59%) Oracle Cash Management
6 7 (3.14%) Oracle 11i
7 6 (2.69%) Oracle Utilities
8 3 (1.35%) Oracle Applications
9 2 (0.90%) Oracle HRMS
10 1 (0.45%) Oracle Assets
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.69%) SAN
2 2 (0.90%) LDAP
3 1 (0.45%) DNS
3 1 (0.45%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 93 (41.70%) Oracle Database
2 53 (23.77%) SQL Server
3 50 (22.42%) Relational Database
4 48 (21.52%) Oracle Database 10g
5 36 (16.14%) Oracle Reports
6 34 (15.25%) RDBMS
7 30 (13.45%) Oracle Database 11g
8 27 (12.11%) Data Warehouse
9 17 (7.62%) MongoDB
10 14 (6.28%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 14 (6.28%) Big Data
10 14 (6.28%) DataStage
11 12 (5.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 9 (4.04%) Data Mining
12 9 (4.04%) Hadoop
12 9 (4.04%) Oracle BI EE
13 8 (3.59%) QlikView
13 8 (3.59%) OLAP
14 7 (3.14%) InterSystems Cache
14 7 (3.14%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 18 (8.07%) Subversion
2 15 (6.73%) Oracle Forms
3 14 (6.28%) Toad
4 12 (5.38%) Selenium
4 12 (5.38%) Visual Studio
5 11 (4.93%) Oracle APEX
6 10 (4.48%) TeamCity
6 10 (4.48%) Maven
7 9 (4.04%) JUnit
7 9 (4.04%) MSBuild
7 9 (4.04%) SpecFlow
7 9 (4.04%) GitLab
7 9 (4.04%) WatiN
7 9 (4.04%) Git (software)
7 9 (4.04%) Cucumber
8 8 (3.59%) ProC
8 8 (3.59%) Ant
9 7 (3.14%) Eclipse
10 3 (1.35%) JIRA
11 2 (0.90%) FitNesse
General
1 94 (42.15%) Finance
2 47 (21.08%) Banking
3 14 (6.28%) Investment Banking
4 7 (3.14%) Retail
5 6 (2.69%) Billing
6 4 (1.79%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.35%) 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 29 (13.00%) Senior Developer
5 20 (8.97%) Java Developer
6 19 (8.52%) Analyst
7 18 (8.07%) Oracle Developer
8 14 (6.28%) Software Developer
9 13 (5.83%) Database Developer
10 12 (5.38%) Software Engineer
10 12 (5.38%) Senior Java Developer
11 9 (4.04%) Administrator
11 9 (4.04%) Senior .NET Developer
11 9 (4.04%) .NET Developer
11 9 (4.04%) Development Specialist
12 8 (3.59%) AWS Developer
12 8 (3.59%) Applications Support
13 7 (3.14%) Designer
14 6 (2.69%) Junior
14 6 (2.69%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (16.14%) Web Services
2 26 (11.66%) XML
3 25 (11.21%) Spring
4 21 (9.42%) .NET
4 21 (9.42%) J2EE
5 17 (7.62%) Hibernate
5 17 (7.62%) HTML
6 16 (7.17%) Struts
7 15 (6.73%) JSP
7 15 (6.73%) Oracle GoldenGate
8 14 (6.28%) jQuery
8 14 (6.28%) Servlets
8 14 (6.28%) ASP.NET
9 13 (5.83%) CSS
10 12 (5.38%) XSLT
11 11 (4.93%) HTML5
12 10 (4.48%) LINQ
13 9 (4.04%) NHibernate
13 9 (4.04%) .NET Framework
13 9 (4.04%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 26 (11.66%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (8.07%) Computer Science
3 16 (7.17%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (1.79%) Visualisation
4 4 (1.79%) Mathematics
4 4 (1.79%) Physics
5 3 (1.35%) Artificial Intelligence
5 3 (1.35%) Data Structures
6 2 (0.90%) Reference Data
6 2 (0.90%) Data Integration
6 2 (0.90%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.45%) Statistics
7 1 (0.45%) Derivative
7 1 (0.45%) PKI
7 1 (0.45%) Web 2.0
7 1 (0.45%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.45%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 52 (23.32%) UNIX
2 29 (13.00%) Linux
3 21 (9.42%) Windows
4 11 (4.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (4.04%) Solaris
6 1 (0.45%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (26.46%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (20.63%) Performance Tuning
3 37 (16.59%) Business Intelligence
4 36 (16.14%) ETL
5 33 (14.80%) Workflow
6 31 (13.90%) Software Engineering
7 22 (9.87%) OO
8 19 (8.52%) Analytics
9 18 (8.07%) Project Management
10 16 (7.17%) Continuous Integration
10 16 (7.17%) TDD
11 15 (6.73%) ITIL
12 14 (6.28%) Unit Testing
12 14 (6.28%) Disaster Recovery
13 13 (5.83%) Software Delivery
14 12 (5.38%) Test Automation
15 11 (4.93%) MVC
15 11 (4.93%) Waterfall
16 10 (4.48%) Problem Management
16 10 (4.48%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 214 (95.96%) SQL
2 79 (35.43%) Java
3 32 (14.35%) C#
4 25 (11.21%) T-SQL
5 17 (7.62%) Shell Script
6 14 (6.28%) JavaScript
6 14 (6.28%) Perl
7 11 (4.93%) Python
8 10 (4.48%) C++
9 9 (4.04%) sed
10 7 (3.14%) VBA
11 6 (2.69%) Bourne shell
11 6 (2.69%) AWK
12 4 (1.79%) C
13 3 (1.35%) Lisp
14 2 (0.90%) Bash Shell
14 2 (0.90%) Korn
15 1 (0.45%) XPath
15 1 (0.45%) Ruby
15 1 (0.45%) PHP
Qualifications
1 24 (10.76%) Degree
2 18 (8.07%) Oracle Certification
3 14 (6.28%) OCP
4 4 (1.79%) NVQ Level 3
5 3 (1.35%) PhD
6 1 (0.45%) ISEB
6 1 (0.45%) Sun Certification
6 1 (0.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (0.45%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.79%) QA
2 3 (1.35%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.90%) SLA
System Software
1 41 (18.39%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (1.35%) RACF
3 1 (0.45%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.45%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 35 (15.70%) Oracle RMAN
2 26 (11.66%) Data Guard
3 18 (8.07%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 5 (2.24%) Tivoli
5 2 (0.90%) MOM
Vendors
1 202 (90.58%) Oracle
2 31 (13.90%) Informatica
3 18 (8.07%) Microsoft
3 18 (8.07%) Sybase
4 14 (6.28%) Business Objects
5 12 (5.38%) Red Hat
6 9 (4.04%) IBM
6 9 (4.04%) TIBCO
7 7 (3.14%) Cognos
7 7 (3.14%) MicroStrategy
8 6 (2.69%) MapR
8 6 (2.69%) Vertica
8 6 (2.69%) Lotus
9 5 (2.24%) Teradata
9 5 (2.24%) SAP
10 3 (1.35%) Ab Initio
10 3 (1.35%) Cognizant
11 2 (0.90%) Hyperion
11 2 (0.90%) HP
11 2 (0.90%) BT
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