Period
to 20 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with 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 20 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PL/SQL (PLSQL)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 59 80 52
Rank change year-on-year +21 -28 +17
Permanent jobs citing PL/SQL 230 186 227
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 4.27% 3.29% 4.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.47% 5.38% 8.28%
Number of salaries quoted 150 116 133
Scotland median annual salary £48,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.94% -5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £33,450 £32,000 £31,600
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £57,250
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +5.26%

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 advertised in Scotland with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 3,077 3,458 2,743
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 57.16% 61.23% 53.55%
Number of salaries quoted 2,025 2,237 1,692
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,750 £28,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +1.01% +4.21% +5.56%

PL/SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing PL/SQL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for PL/SQL 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 in Scotland.

Salary trend for PL/SQL in Scotland

PL/SQL
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PL/SQL in Scotland over the 6 months to 20 November 2018.

Salary histogram for PL/SQL in Scotland

PL/SQL
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PL/SQL within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 20 November 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +11 115 £50,000 +14.29% 9
Edinburgh -16 56 £45,000 +5.88% 4
West Lothian - 50 £42,500 -
Stirling - 4 £39,774 -
North Lanarkshire - 2 £50,000 -
South Ayrshire - 1 - -
Lothian - 1 £37,000 -
PL/SQL
UK

For the 6 months to 20 November 2018, IT jobs citing PL/SQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for PL/SQL.

1 228 (99.13%) SQL
2 209 (90.87%) Oracle
3 110 (47.83%) Java
3 110 (47.83%) Finance
4 99 (43.04%) Agile Software Development
5 62 (26.96%) JavaScript
6 54 (23.48%) C++
6 54 (23.48%) XML
7 48 (20.87%) Linux
8 47 (20.43%) Oracle Database
9 46 (20.00%) Unit Testing
9 46 (20.00%) Banking
10 40 (17.39%) Multithreading
11 37 (16.09%) Degree
12 35 (15.22%) Visual Studio
12 35 (15.22%) HTML
13 32 (13.91%) Scrum
13 32 (13.91%) Analytical Skills
14 31 (13.48%) jQuery
14 31 (13.48%) Git (software)
15 30 (13.04%) C#
16 29 (12.61%) Python
17 27 (11.74%) Oracle EBS
18 26 (11.30%) AngularJS
19 25 (10.87%) Toad
19 25 (10.87%) ERP
19 25 (10.87%) .NET
20 24 (10.43%) Oracle ERP
20 24 (10.43%) Relational Database
20 24 (10.43%) Microservices

PL/SQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 12 (5.22%) Apache
2 8 (3.48%) JBoss
2 8 (3.48%) Tomcat
2 8 (3.48%) WebLogic
3 5 (2.17%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 5 (2.17%) Oracle Workflow
4 4 (1.74%) Confluence
4 4 (1.74%) WebSphere
5 3 (1.30%) Oracle Application Server
6 2 (0.87%) Cloud Foundry
6 2 (0.87%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.43%) Apache Pig
7 1 (0.43%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 2 (0.87%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (0.87%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.43%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 27 (11.74%) Oracle EBS
2 24 (10.43%) Oracle ERP
3 9 (3.91%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.43%) Oracle AML
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.48%) OpenShift
2 6 (2.61%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.30%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (1.30%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.30%) npm
4 1 (0.43%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.17%) HTTP
1 5 (2.17%) TCP/IP
2 4 (1.74%) FTP
2 4 (1.74%) HTTPS
2 4 (1.74%) WinSCP
3 2 (0.87%) Firewall
3 2 (0.87%) Internet
3 2 (0.87%) Intranet
4 1 (0.43%) LAN
4 1 (0.43%) WAN
4 1 (0.43%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (20.43%) Oracle Database
2 24 (10.43%) Relational Database
3 21 (9.13%) Oracle Reports
4 20 (8.70%) Oracle Database 12c
5 18 (7.83%) Big Data
6 13 (5.65%) Oracle Database 11g
7 11 (4.78%) Data Warehouse
7 11 (4.78%) RDBMS
7 11 (4.78%) SQL Server
8 9 (3.91%) MongoDB
9 7 (3.04%) OLTP
10 5 (2.17%) Apache Cassandra
10 5 (2.17%) NoSQL
10 5 (2.17%) Oracle BI EE
10 5 (2.17%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 5 (2.17%) Oracle Database 10g
10 5 (2.17%) Oracle Discoverer
11 4 (1.74%) Oracle OWB
12 3 (1.30%) BusinessObjects
12 3 (1.30%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 35 (15.22%) Visual Studio
2 31 (13.48%) Git (software)
3 25 (10.87%) Toad
4 22 (9.57%) Oracle Forms
5 18 (7.83%) Oracle APEX
6 17 (7.39%) Jenkins
7 13 (5.65%) TeamCity
8 12 (5.22%) Team Foundation Server
9 9 (3.91%) ClearCase
9 9 (3.91%) JIRA
10 8 (3.48%) JUnit
11 5 (2.17%) CppUnit
11 5 (2.17%) ProC
12 4 (1.74%) PowerBuilder
12 4 (1.74%) XMLSpy
13 3 (1.30%) Hudson
13 3 (1.30%) SoapUI
14 2 (0.87%) Subversion
15 1 (0.43%) Eclipse
15 1 (0.43%) Gerrit
General
1 110 (47.83%) Finance
2 46 (20.00%) Banking
3 12 (5.22%) Retail
4 11 (4.78%) Law
5 9 (3.91%) Investment Banking
6 2 (0.87%) Back Office
6 2 (0.87%) Multimedia
6 2 (0.87%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.43%) Front Office
7 1 (0.43%) Legal
7 1 (0.43%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 129 (56.09%) Developer
2 46 (20.00%) Analyst
3 39 (16.96%) Oracle Developer
4 36 (15.65%) Java Developer
5 35 (15.22%) C++ Developer
6 20 (8.70%) Business Analyst
6 20 (8.70%) Senior Developer
7 17 (7.39%) PL/SQL Developer
7 17 (7.39%) SQL Developer
8 16 (6.96%) Technical Analyst
9 15 (6.52%) Technical Business Analyst
10 13 (5.65%) Software Developer
10 13 (5.65%) Software Engineer
11 12 (5.22%) Senior Java Developer
12 11 (4.78%) Consultant
12 11 (4.78%) Oracle Analyst
13 10 (4.35%) .NET Developer
14 9 (3.91%) Architect
15 8 (3.48%) DBA
15 8 (3.48%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (23.48%) XML
2 35 (15.22%) HTML
3 31 (13.48%) jQuery
4 26 (11.30%) AngularJS
5 25 (10.87%) .NET
6 22 (9.57%) CSS
7 17 (7.39%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 17 (7.39%) Middleware
8 16 (6.96%) Ajax
8 16 (6.96%) JSON
9 14 (6.09%) SOAP
10 13 (5.65%) Kafka
10 13 (5.65%) XSD
10 13 (5.65%) XSLT
11 12 (5.22%) Java EE
12 11 (4.78%) Spring
13 10 (4.35%) REST
14 9 (3.91%) Web Services
15 8 (3.48%) React
16 7 (3.04%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 32 (13.91%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (7.39%) Computer Science
3 16 (6.96%) Robotics
4 15 (6.52%) Fintech
5 12 (5.22%) Management Information System
6 11 (4.78%) Derivative
6 11 (4.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 7 (3.04%) User Experience
8 5 (2.17%) Greenfield Project
9 4 (1.74%) DataPower
9 4 (1.74%) SWIFT
10 2 (0.87%) Clustering
11 1 (0.43%) Embedded Systems
11 1 (0.43%) Reference Data
11 1 (0.43%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 48 (20.87%) Linux
2 19 (8.26%) Unix
3 18 (7.83%) Windows
4 4 (1.74%) AIX
5 2 (0.87%) Tru64
5 2 (0.87%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.43%) Solaris
6 1 (0.43%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (43.04%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (20.00%) Unit Testing
3 40 (17.39%) Multithreading
4 32 (13.91%) Scrum
5 25 (10.87%) ERP
6 24 (10.43%) Microservices
7 22 (9.57%) TDD
8 21 (9.13%) Mentoring
8 21 (9.13%) Software Engineering
9 19 (8.26%) System Testing
10 18 (7.83%) Multithreaded Programming
11 17 (7.39%) Front End Development
11 17 (7.39%) SDLC
11 17 (7.39%) Stakeholder Management
11 17 (7.39%) Test Automation
12 16 (6.96%) Artificial Intelligence
12 16 (6.96%) OO
13 15 (6.52%) Business Intelligence
14 13 (5.65%) Data Modelling
14 13 (5.65%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 228 (99.13%) SQL
2 110 (47.83%) Java
3 62 (26.96%) JavaScript
4 54 (23.48%) C++
5 30 (13.04%) C#
6 29 (12.61%) Python
7 14 (6.09%) Shell Script
8 10 (4.35%) C
9 7 (3.04%) Perl
9 7 (3.04%) T-SQL
10 5 (2.17%) TypeScript
11 3 (1.30%) ES6
11 3 (1.30%) R
12 2 (0.87%) SOQL
13 1 (0.43%) MATLAB
13 1 (0.43%) Scala
13 1 (0.43%) VB
13 1 (0.43%) VB6
13 1 (0.43%) XAML
Qualifications
1 37 (16.09%) Degree
2 6 (2.61%) OCP
2 6 (2.61%) Oracle Certification
3 5 (2.17%) ISEB
4 3 (1.30%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.87%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (0.87%) PhD
6 1 (0.43%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.22%) QA
2 4 (1.74%) SEPA
3 2 (0.87%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (4.78%) Docker
2 8 (3.48%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (0.87%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 2 (0.87%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.43%) NFS
4 1 (0.43%) Samba
Systems Management
1 16 (6.96%) Ansible
2 13 (5.65%) Kubernetes
3 8 (3.48%) Oracle RMAN
4 5 (2.17%) Data Guard
5 4 (1.74%) HP Quality Center
6 3 (1.30%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (1.30%) Puppet
7 2 (0.87%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
7 2 (0.87%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.43%) Ambari
Vendors
1 209 (90.87%) Oracle
2 13 (5.65%) Avaloq
2 13 (5.65%) SAP
2 13 (5.65%) Solace
2 13 (5.65%) Talarian
2 13 (5.65%) TIBCO
3 9 (3.91%) Red Hat
4 7 (3.04%) Fiserv
4 7 (3.04%) Temenos
5 6 (2.61%) Google
6 5 (2.17%) Microsoft
7 4 (1.74%) HP
7 4 (1.74%) Informatica
7 4 (1.74%) Remedy
7 4 (1.74%) Sybase
8 3 (1.30%) Tableau
9 2 (0.87%) Ab Initio
9 2 (0.87%) Cognizant
9 2 (0.87%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (0.87%) VMware