Period
to 15 August 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 15 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PL/SQL (PLSQL)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 71 78 67
Rank change year-on-year +7 -11 -7
Permanent jobs citing PL/SQL 205 179 218
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 3.75% 3.36% 3.82%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.66% 5.28% 7.40%
Number of salaries quoted 164 82 115
Scotland median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% -5.56% -5.26%
10th Percentile £33,000 £32,000 £28,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £69,900 £65,000
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 3,388 2,947
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 56.31% 63.52% 51.62%
Number of salaries quoted 2,100 2,060 1,688
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +4.94%
10th Percentile £30,250 £28,604 £27,675
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £60,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +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 15 August 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 15 August 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 +14 127 £37,500 -9.09% 9
Edinburgh -27 42 £47,500 +8.57% 10
West Lothian - 25 £40,000 - 2
Stirling - 4 £39,774 -
North Lanarkshire - 3 £47,500 -
Aberdeen 0 2 £45,429 -24.29%
South Lanarkshire - 2 £36,750 -
PL/SQL
UK

For the 6 months to 15 August 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.

1 205 (100.00%) SQL
2 196 (95.61%) Oracle
3 87 (42.44%) Agile Software Development
4 78 (38.05%) Java
5 63 (30.73%) Finance
6 42 (20.49%) .NET
7 38 (18.54%) Oracle Database
7 38 (18.54%) Software Delivery
8 37 (18.05%) REST
9 36 (17.56%) TDD
10 35 (17.07%) SQL Server
10 35 (17.07%) MongoDB
11 33 (16.10%) SDLC
12 32 (15.61%) BDD
12 32 (15.61%) MVC
12 32 (15.61%) T-SQL
12 32 (15.61%) C#
13 30 (14.63%) ASP.NET
13 30 (14.63%) ASP.NET MVC
13 30 (14.63%) .NET Core
13 30 (14.63%) Collaborative Working
14 28 (13.66%) User Experience
14 28 (13.66%) XML
14 28 (13.66%) OLTP
15 26 (12.68%) Oracle Database 12c
16 25 (12.20%) Microsoft
16 25 (12.20%) JavaScript
17 23 (11.22%) Oracle Forms
17 23 (11.22%) Team Foundation Server
17 23 (11.22%) Visualisation

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 10 (4.88%) WebLogic
2 6 (2.93%) Apache
3 5 (2.44%) Tomcat
4 4 (1.95%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 4 (1.95%) WebSphere
5 3 (1.46%) Confluence
5 3 (1.46%) JBoss
6 2 (0.98%) Oracle Application Server
6 2 (0.98%) Oracle Workflow
6 2 (0.98%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.49%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (0.49%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 20 (9.76%) Oracle EBS
2 13 (6.34%) Oracle Applications
3 12 (5.85%) Oracle ERP
4 2 (0.98%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.49%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.49%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 18 (8.78%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (7.80%) Google Cloud Platform
2 16 (7.80%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (7.80%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.93%) HTTP
2 4 (1.95%) FTP
2 4 (1.95%) HTTPS
2 4 (1.95%) WinSCP
3 2 (0.98%) Internet
3 2 (0.98%) Intranet
4 1 (0.49%) Firewall
4 1 (0.49%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (18.54%) Oracle Database
2 35 (17.07%) MongoDB
2 35 (17.07%) SQL Server
3 28 (13.66%) OLTP
4 26 (12.68%) Oracle Database 12c
5 20 (9.76%) Oracle Database 11g
6 19 (9.27%) Data Warehouse
6 19 (9.27%) NoSQL
7 18 (8.78%) Relational Database
8 15 (7.32%) Oracle Reports
9 11 (5.37%) Big Data
9 11 (5.37%) RDBMS
10 10 (4.88%) BusinessObjects
10 10 (4.88%) QlikView
11 8 (3.90%) IBM InfoSphere
11 8 (3.90%) Spotfire
11 8 (3.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 4 (1.95%) Power BI
13 2 (0.98%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
13 2 (0.98%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 23 (11.22%) Oracle Forms
1 23 (11.22%) Team Foundation Server
2 19 (9.27%) JIRA
3 14 (6.83%) Toad
4 13 (6.34%) Oracle APEX
4 13 (6.34%) Visual Studio
5 10 (4.88%) Git (software)
6 5 (2.44%) ClearCase
6 5 (2.44%) Jenkins
7 4 (1.95%) XMLSpy
8 3 (1.46%) SoapUI
9 2 (0.98%) Gerrit
9 2 (0.98%) JUnit
9 2 (0.98%) PowerBuilder
9 2 (0.98%) ProC
10 1 (0.49%) CppUnit
10 1 (0.49%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.49%) FitNesse
10 1 (0.49%) Gradle
10 1 (0.49%) Selenium
General
1 63 (30.73%) Finance
2 22 (10.73%) Banking
3 11 (5.37%) Retail
4 5 (2.44%) Law
5 3 (1.46%) Investment Banking
5 3 (1.46%) Publishing
6 2 (0.98%) Back Office
6 2 (0.98%) Multimedia
6 2 (0.98%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.49%) Advertising
7 1 (0.49%) Legal
7 1 (0.49%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 116 (56.59%) Developer
2 35 (17.07%) Software Developer
3 34 (16.59%) Analyst
4 30 (14.63%) Oracle Developer
5 20 (9.76%) .NET Developer
6 16 (7.80%) Architect
6 16 (7.80%) C# .NET Developer
6 16 (7.80%) C# Developer
6 16 (7.80%) DBA
7 14 (6.83%) Solutions Architect
8 13 (6.34%) Administrator
8 13 (6.34%) Oracle DBA
8 13 (6.34%) Technical Analyst
9 12 (5.85%) Business Analyst
9 12 (5.85%) Java Developer
10 11 (5.37%) Technical Business Analyst
11 10 (4.88%) C++ Developer
11 10 (4.88%) Consultant
12 9 (4.39%) PL/SQL Developer
12 9 (4.39%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (20.49%) .NET
2 37 (18.05%) REST
3 30 (14.63%) .NET Core
3 30 (14.63%) ASP.NET
3 30 (14.63%) ASP.NET MVC
4 28 (13.66%) XML
5 21 (10.24%) AngularJS
6 19 (9.27%) HTML
7 18 (8.78%) Node.js
7 18 (8.78%) React
8 17 (8.29%) jQuery
9 16 (7.80%) LESS
9 16 (7.80%) Sass
9 16 (7.80%) Vue.js
10 13 (6.34%) Ajax
11 12 (5.85%) Middleware
11 12 (5.85%) SOAP
12 9 (4.39%) Oracle GoldenGate
12 9 (4.39%) Web Services
13 7 (3.41%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 28 (13.66%) User Experience
2 17 (8.29%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (2.44%) Greenfield Project
4 4 (1.95%) DataPower
4 4 (1.95%) Fintech
4 4 (1.95%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 4 (1.95%) IVR
4 4 (1.95%) SWIFT
5 3 (1.46%) Derivative
5 3 (1.46%) Robotics
6 2 (0.98%) Clustering
6 2 (0.98%) Computer Science
6 2 (0.98%) Management Information System
6 2 (0.98%) Replication
7 1 (0.49%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 22 (10.73%) Linux
2 16 (7.80%) Unix
3 8 (3.90%) AIX
4 7 (3.41%) Windows
5 2 (0.98%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.49%) Tru64
6 1 (0.49%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.49%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (42.44%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (18.54%) Software Delivery
3 36 (17.56%) TDD
4 33 (16.10%) SDLC
5 32 (15.61%) BDD
5 32 (15.61%) MVC
6 30 (14.63%) Collaborative Working
7 23 (11.22%) Data Visualisation
7 23 (11.22%) Visualisation
8 18 (8.78%) Business Intelligence
8 18 (8.78%) Scrum
9 17 (8.29%) Open Source
10 16 (7.80%) Unit Testing
11 15 (7.32%) ERP
11 15 (7.32%) Microservices
12 14 (6.83%) Analytics
12 14 (6.83%) Customer Requirements
12 14 (6.83%) TOGAF
13 13 (6.34%) Stakeholder Management
13 13 (6.34%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 205 (100.00%) SQL
2 78 (38.05%) Java
3 32 (15.61%) C#
3 32 (15.61%) T-SQL
4 25 (12.20%) JavaScript
5 21 (10.24%) C++
6 16 (7.80%) ES6
6 16 (7.80%) TypeScript
7 12 (5.85%) Python
8 9 (4.39%) Shell Script
9 2 (0.98%) Perl
9 2 (0.98%) SOQL
10 1 (0.49%) C
10 1 (0.49%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.49%) R
10 1 (0.49%) VB
10 1 (0.49%) VB6
10 1 (0.49%) XAML
Qualifications
1 17 (8.29%) BPSS Clearance
2 16 (7.80%) Security Cleared
3 15 (7.32%) Degree
4 9 (4.39%) OCP
4 9 (4.39%) Oracle Certification
5 6 (2.93%) ISEB
6 2 (0.98%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.98%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.49%) CEH
7 1 (0.49%) CISSP
7 1 (0.49%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (0.49%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.44%) QA
2 4 (1.95%) SEPA
3 2 (0.98%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (7.80%) Docker
2 10 (4.88%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (1.46%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (0.98%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 1 (0.49%) NFS
5 1 (0.49%) Samba
5 1 (0.49%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 16 (7.80%) Opscode Chef
1 16 (7.80%) Puppet
2 15 (7.32%) Oracle RMAN
3 11 (5.37%) Data Guard
4 4 (1.95%) HP Quality Center
5 3 (1.46%) Ansible
6 2 (0.98%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.49%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
7 1 (0.49%) Kubernetes
7 1 (0.49%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.49%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 196 (95.61%) Oracle
2 25 (12.20%) Microsoft
3 18 (8.78%) Google
4 13 (6.34%) SAP
5 11 (5.37%) Avaloq
6 10 (4.88%) Tableau
7 9 (4.39%) Informatica
7 9 (4.39%) MicroStrategy
8 8 (3.90%) Netezza
8 8 (3.90%) Talend
9 7 (3.41%) Fiserv
9 7 (3.41%) Temenos
10 4 (1.95%) HP
10 4 (1.95%) Remedy
11 3 (1.46%) IFS
11 3 (1.46%) Solace
11 3 (1.46%) Talarian
11 3 (1.46%) TIBCO
12 2 (0.98%) Salesforce.com
12 2 (0.98%) Yahoo!