Period
to 18 February 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 18 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PL/SQL (PLSQL)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 101 40 58
Rank change year-on-year -61 +18 +18
Permanent jobs citing PL/SQL 152 246 229
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 2.71% 5.32% 3.72%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.70% 9.34% 7.49%
Number of salaries quoted 104 109 114
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £30,375 £32,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £57,500 £56,250 £54,750
UK median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% +5.56%

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 3,236 2,634 3,056
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 57.62% 57.01% 49.61%
Number of salaries quoted 2,232 1,650 1,941
Scotland median annual salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £58,750 £58,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% 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 18 February 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 18 February 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 -51 68 £45,000 -10.00% 6
Edinburgh -59 62 £42,500 - 6
Lanarkshire - 4 £25,000 -
West Lothian -6 3 - - 1
Fife -5 1 £27,500 -40.22%
PL/SQL
UK

For the 6 months to 18 February 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.

1 151 (99.34%) SQL
2 134 (88.16%) Oracle
3 64 (42.11%) Oracle Database
4 60 (39.47%) Agile Software Development
5 44 (28.95%) Oracle Database 11g
6 41 (26.97%) Java
7 33 (21.71%) Finance
8 29 (19.08%) SDLC
9 28 (18.42%) Oracle Database 10g
10 27 (17.76%) C#
10 27 (17.76%) Oracle Database 12c
11 24 (15.79%) SQL Server
11 24 (15.79%) Oracle Forms
12 23 (15.13%) Scrum
13 22 (14.47%) Oracle Reports
13 22 (14.47%) .NET
14 20 (13.16%) Unix
15 19 (12.50%) Linux
15 19 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
16 18 (11.84%) Oracle APEX
16 18 (11.84%) JIRA
16 18 (11.84%) Performance Tuning
17 17 (11.18%) TDD
18 15 (9.87%) REST
19 14 (9.21%) Waterfall
19 14 (9.21%) Oracle EBS R12
19 14 (9.21%) Software Engineering
19 14 (9.21%) Oracle EBS
19 14 (9.21%) Web Services
19 14 (9.21%) Relational Database

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 (7.89%) Confluence
2 8 (5.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 6 (3.95%) Apache
3 6 (3.95%) JBoss
4 5 (3.29%) WebLogic
5 4 (2.63%) Tomcat
6 3 (1.97%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (1.97%) GemFire
6 3 (1.97%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.66%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.66%) CMS
7 1 (0.66%) nginx
7 1 (0.66%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (0.66%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.66%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (0.66%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 14 (9.21%) Oracle EBS
1 14 (9.21%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (2.63%) Oracle Financials
2 4 (2.63%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 3 (1.97%) Endur
4 2 (1.32%) Oracle 11i
4 2 (1.32%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (1.32%) Oracle HRMS
4 2 (1.32%) Oracle Payroll
5 1 (0.66%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 11 (7.24%) Microsoft Azure
1 11 (7.24%) npm
2 8 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (5.26%) Google Cloud Platform
3 4 (2.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.29%) GPRS
1 5 (3.29%) SMS
2 3 (1.97%) Network Security
3 1 (0.66%) DMZ
3 1 (0.66%) DSL
3 1 (0.66%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 1 (0.66%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (0.66%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (42.11%) Oracle Database
2 44 (28.95%) Oracle Database 11g
3 28 (18.42%) Oracle Database 10g
4 27 (17.76%) Oracle Database 12c
5 24 (15.79%) SQL Server
6 22 (14.47%) Oracle Reports
7 14 (9.21%) Relational Database
8 13 (8.55%) MongoDB
8 13 (8.55%) Oracle BI EE
8 13 (8.55%) RDBMS
9 12 (7.89%) Data Warehouse
10 9 (5.92%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 9 (5.92%) TKPROF
11 6 (3.95%) NoSQL
12 5 (3.29%) BusinessObjects
12 5 (3.29%) Oracle Discoverer
13 4 (2.63%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
13 4 (2.63%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
13 4 (2.63%) Power BI
14 3 (1.97%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 24 (15.79%) Oracle Forms
2 18 (11.84%) JIRA
2 18 (11.84%) Oracle APEX
3 9 (5.92%) Toad
4 8 (5.26%) SoapUI
5 6 (3.95%) JUnit
5 6 (3.95%) Selenium
6 5 (3.29%) Git (software)
6 5 (3.29%) Maven
6 5 (3.29%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (1.97%) Artifactory
7 3 (1.97%) Cucumber
7 3 (1.97%) Log4j
7 3 (1.97%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.66%) Bitbucket
8 1 (0.66%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.66%) Flyway
8 1 (0.66%) Mockito
8 1 (0.66%) Visual Studio
General
1 33 (21.71%) Finance
2 11 (7.24%) Banking
3 5 (3.29%) Local Government
4 3 (1.97%) Retail Banking
5 1 (0.66%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 76 (50.00%) Developer
2 50 (32.89%) Oracle Developer
3 22 (14.47%) Analyst
4 17 (11.18%) SQL Developer
5 16 (10.53%) PL/SQL Developer
6 13 (8.55%) .NET Developer
6 13 (8.55%) Consultant
7 11 (7.24%) Oracle Analyst
8 10 (6.58%) Senior Developer
9 9 (5.92%) Java Developer
10 8 (5.26%) C# .NET Developer
10 8 (5.26%) C# Developer
10 8 (5.26%) DBA
10 8 (5.26%) Oracle DBA
11 6 (3.95%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 6 (3.95%) Oracle BI Developer
11 6 (3.95%) Senior Oracle Developer
11 6 (3.95%) Support Engineer
12 5 (3.29%) Senior PL/SQL Developer
12 5 (3.29%) Senior SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (14.47%) .NET
2 15 (9.87%) REST
3 14 (9.21%) Web Services
4 11 (7.24%) HTML
4 11 (7.24%) Spring
5 10 (6.58%) XML
6 9 (5.92%) .NET Core
6 9 (5.92%) AngularJS
6 9 (5.92%) ASP.NET
6 9 (5.92%) ASP.NET MVC
6 9 (5.92%) Entity Framework
6 9 (5.92%) NHibernate
6 9 (5.92%) SOAP
7 8 (5.26%) LESS
7 8 (5.26%) Middleware
7 8 (5.26%) Node.js
7 8 (5.26%) React
7 8 (5.26%) Sass
7 8 (5.26%) Vue (Vue.js)
7 8 (5.26%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 5 (3.29%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (3.29%) Data Centre
2 4 (2.63%) Replication
3 3 (1.97%) Tandem
3 3 (1.97%) Virtual Team
4 2 (1.32%) IVR
4 2 (1.32%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.32%) Smart Meter
5 1 (0.66%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.66%) Fintech
5 1 (0.66%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 20 (13.16%) Unix
2 19 (12.50%) Linux
3 5 (3.29%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (39.47%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (19.08%) SDLC
3 23 (15.13%) Scrum
4 19 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
5 18 (11.84%) Performance Tuning
6 17 (11.18%) TDD
7 14 (9.21%) Software Engineering
7 14 (9.21%) Waterfall
8 12 (7.89%) MVC
9 11 (7.24%) Collaborative Working
9 11 (7.24%) ITIL
9 11 (7.24%) User Acceptance Testing
10 10 (6.58%) ETL
11 9 (5.92%) Data Modelling
11 9 (5.92%) Mathematics
12 8 (5.26%) Risk Management
12 8 (5.26%) SOA
12 8 (5.26%) Test Automation
12 8 (5.26%) V-Model
13 7 (4.61%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 151 (99.34%) SQL
2 41 (26.97%) Java
3 27 (17.76%) C#
4 9 (5.92%) Shell Script
4 9 (5.92%) T-SQL
5 8 (5.26%) ES6
5 8 (5.26%) JavaScript
5 8 (5.26%) TypeScript
6 5 (3.29%) Perl
7 4 (2.63%) Scala
8 3 (1.97%) Bash Shell
8 3 (1.97%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.66%) Python
Qualifications
1 13 (8.55%) Security Cleared
2 10 (6.58%) Degree
3 8 (5.26%) ISTQB
4 6 (3.95%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.66%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.95%) QA
2 1 (0.66%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 8 (5.26%) Docker
2 1 (0.66%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 8 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (5.26%) Puppet
2 6 (3.95%) Oracle RMAN
3 4 (2.63%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 134 (88.16%) Oracle
2 8 (5.26%) Google
2 8 (5.26%) Microsoft
3 5 (3.29%) Remedy
4 4 (2.63%) SAP
5 3 (1.97%) HP
5 3 (1.97%) OpenLink
5 3 (1.97%) Perforce
6 2 (1.32%) IFS
7 1 (0.66%) Cognos
7 1 (0.66%) F5
7 1 (0.66%) Informatica
7 1 (0.66%) Sage
7 1 (0.66%) Splunk
7 1 (0.66%) Teradata