Period
to 21 May 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 21 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PL/SQL (PLSQL)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
21 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 85 58 56
Rank change year-on-year -27 -2 +1
Permanent jobs citing PL/SQL 179 190 236
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 3.14% 4.06% 4.07%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.62% 6.55% 8.10%
Number of salaries quoted 136 75 95
Scotland median annual salary £37,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.67% - -
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,800 £29,150
90th Percentile £52,500 £78,600 £65,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +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 3,186 2,899 2,913
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 55.90% 61.92% 50.24%
Number of salaries quoted 2,243 1,774 1,718
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% -0.59%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £60,300
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.15% +3.33%

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 21 May 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 21 May 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 -8 106 £37,500 -16.67% 26
Edinburgh -40 46 £40,000 -11.11% 7
West Lothian +7 11 £40,000 +3.23% 1
Lanarkshire - 4 £25,000 -
Aberdeen - 2 £45,429 - 1
South Lanarkshire - 2 £36,750 -
North Lanarkshire - 1 £36,500 -
PL/SQL
UK

For the 6 months to 21 May 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.

1 179 (100.00%) SQL
2 170 (94.97%) Oracle
3 86 (48.04%) Agile Software Development
4 57 (31.84%) Java
5 48 (26.82%) Oracle Database
6 47 (26.26%) .NET
6 47 (26.26%) SQL Server
7 41 (22.91%) C#
7 41 (22.91%) MongoDB
7 41 (22.91%) SDLC
8 38 (21.23%) REST
8 38 (21.23%) Oracle Database 11g
9 37 (20.67%) Oracle Database 12c
9 37 (20.67%) Software Delivery
10 36 (20.11%) TDD
11 34 (18.99%) ASP.NET MVC
11 34 (18.99%) T-SQL
11 34 (18.99%) ASP.NET
11 34 (18.99%) MVC
11 34 (18.99%) .NET Core
11 34 (18.99%) Collaborative Working
12 29 (16.20%) Scrum
12 29 (16.20%) Oracle Forms
13 28 (15.64%) JIRA
14 27 (15.08%) BDD
14 27 (15.08%) Finance
15 25 (13.97%) OLTP
15 25 (13.97%) Microsoft
15 25 (13.97%) User Experience
16 24 (13.41%) Microsoft Azure

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 13 (7.26%) Confluence
2 12 (6.70%) WebLogic
3 7 (3.91%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 5 (2.79%) SharePoint
5 3 (1.68%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.56%) Apache
6 1 (0.56%) CMS
6 1 (0.56%) JBoss
6 1 (0.56%) nginx
6 1 (0.56%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 16 (8.94%) Oracle EBS
2 8 (4.47%) Oracle Applications
3 5 (2.79%) Oracle EBS R12
4 4 (2.23%) Oracle ERP
5 2 (1.12%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (1.12%) Oracle Financials
5 2 (1.12%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 1 (0.56%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 24 (13.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 21 (11.73%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (11.73%) Google Cloud Platform
2 21 (11.73%) npm
3 4 (2.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.35%) HTTP
2 1 (0.56%) DMZ
2 1 (0.56%) DSL
2 1 (0.56%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 1 (0.56%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (0.56%) Firewall
2 1 (0.56%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (26.82%) Oracle Database
2 47 (26.26%) SQL Server
3 41 (22.91%) MongoDB
4 38 (21.23%) Oracle Database 11g
5 37 (20.67%) Oracle Database 12c
6 25 (13.97%) OLTP
7 20 (11.17%) NoSQL
8 18 (10.06%) Oracle Reports
8 18 (10.06%) Relational Database
9 16 (8.94%) Data Warehouse
10 15 (8.38%) Oracle Database 10g
11 14 (7.82%) RDBMS
12 13 (7.26%) Oracle BI EE
13 8 (4.47%) Oracle BI Publisher
14 7 (3.91%) Big Data
14 7 (3.91%) BusinessObjects
14 7 (3.91%) IBM InfoSphere
14 7 (3.91%) QlikView
14 7 (3.91%) Spotfire
14 7 (3.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 29 (16.20%) Oracle Forms
2 28 (15.64%) JIRA
3 20 (11.17%) Team Foundation Server
4 13 (7.26%) Oracle APEX
5 10 (5.59%) SoapUI
5 10 (5.59%) Toad
6 5 (2.79%) Visual Studio
7 2 (1.12%) Git (software)
8 1 (0.56%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.56%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.56%) FitNesse
8 1 (0.56%) Gerrit
8 1 (0.56%) Gradle
8 1 (0.56%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.56%) JUnit
8 1 (0.56%) Selenium
General
1 27 (15.08%) Finance
2 5 (2.79%) Local Government
3 4 (2.23%) Banking
4 3 (1.68%) Publishing
4 3 (1.68%) Retail
5 1 (0.56%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 103 (57.54%) Developer
2 34 (18.99%) Oracle Developer
2 34 (18.99%) Software Developer
3 25 (13.97%) .NET Developer
4 21 (11.73%) Analyst
4 21 (11.73%) C# .NET Developer
4 21 (11.73%) C# Developer
5 17 (9.50%) Architect
6 16 (8.94%) DBA
7 15 (8.38%) Solutions Architect
8 13 (7.26%) Oracle DBA
9 9 (5.03%) PL/SQL Developer
9 9 (5.03%) SQL Developer
10 8 (4.47%) Administrator
11 7 (3.91%) Consultant
11 7 (3.91%) Data Warehouse Developer
11 7 (3.91%) Digital Developer
11 7 (3.91%) Oracle Applications DBA
11 7 (3.91%) UI Developer
12 6 (3.35%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (26.26%) .NET
2 38 (21.23%) REST
3 34 (18.99%) .NET Core
3 34 (18.99%) ASP.NET
3 34 (18.99%) ASP.NET MVC
4 22 (12.29%) AngularJS
4 22 (12.29%) Node.js
5 21 (11.73%) LESS
5 21 (11.73%) React
5 21 (11.73%) Sass
5 21 (11.73%) Vue (Vue.js)
6 13 (7.26%) HTML
6 13 (7.26%) Middleware
6 13 (7.26%) XML
7 10 (5.59%) XSD
8 8 (4.47%) SOAP
9 7 (3.91%) Entity Framework
9 7 (3.91%) NHibernate
9 7 (3.91%) Oracle Fusion
10 5 (2.79%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 25 (13.97%) User Experience
2 5 (2.79%) Replication
3 4 (2.23%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (2.23%) IVR
4 3 (1.68%) Virtual Team
5 1 (0.56%) Fintech
5 1 (0.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 20 (11.17%) Linux
2 19 (10.61%) Unix
3 10 (5.59%) AIX
4 1 (0.56%) Windows
4 1 (0.56%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (48.04%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (22.91%) SDLC
3 37 (20.67%) Software Delivery
4 36 (20.11%) TDD
5 34 (18.99%) Collaborative Working
5 34 (18.99%) MVC
6 29 (16.20%) Scrum
7 27 (15.08%) BDD
8 21 (11.73%) Waterfall
9 20 (11.17%) Performance Tuning
10 19 (10.61%) Business Intelligence
10 19 (10.61%) Data Visualisation
10 19 (10.61%) Visualisation
11 16 (8.94%) Customer Requirements
12 14 (7.82%) Open Source
13 13 (7.26%) Analytics
13 13 (7.26%) Microservices
13 13 (7.26%) TOGAF
14 11 (6.15%) Software Engineering
15 10 (5.59%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 179 (100.00%) SQL
2 57 (31.84%) Java
3 41 (22.91%) C#
4 34 (18.99%) T-SQL
5 21 (11.73%) ES6
5 21 (11.73%) TypeScript
6 9 (5.03%) JavaScript
6 9 (5.03%) Shell Script
7 4 (2.23%) Perl
8 3 (1.68%) VB.NET
9 2 (1.12%) C++
9 2 (1.12%) Python
10 1 (0.56%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.56%) Scala
Qualifications
1 21 (11.73%) BPSS Clearance
1 21 (11.73%) Security Cleared
2 10 (5.59%) Degree
3 9 (5.03%) ISTQB
4 6 (3.35%) OCP
4 6 (3.35%) Oracle Certification
5 3 (1.68%) ISEB
6 2 (1.12%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.56%) CEH
7 1 (0.56%) CISSP
7 1 (0.56%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.56%) ISO 9001
1 1 (0.56%) QA
System Software
1 21 (11.73%) Docker
2 6 (3.35%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (1.68%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 21 (11.73%) Opscode Chef
1 21 (11.73%) Puppet
2 16 (8.94%) Oracle RMAN
3 8 (4.47%) Data Guard
4 5 (2.79%) Single Sign-On
5 3 (1.68%) HP ALM
6 1 (0.56%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 170 (94.97%) Oracle
2 25 (13.97%) Microsoft
3 21 (11.73%) Google
4 9 (5.03%) Informatica
5 7 (3.91%) MicroStrategy
5 7 (3.91%) Netezza
5 7 (3.91%) Tableau
5 7 (3.91%) Talend
6 3 (1.68%) HP
6 3 (1.68%) IFS
7 1 (0.56%) F5
7 1 (0.56%) McAfee
7 1 (0.56%) Splunk
7 1 (0.56%) Symantec