The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle Database skills in IT jobs advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Oracle Database over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
Rank 24 39 28
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -11
Permanent jobs citing Oracle Database 8 1 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 4.26% 0.40% 6.34%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 15.38% 1.85% 25.61%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 15
Average salary - £31,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
Oracle Database
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in permanent jobs advertised in the Aberdeen region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
52 54 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 27.66% 21.77% 24.77%
Number of salaries quoted 34 47 65
Average salary £45,000 £39,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.92% +12.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £59,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Oracle Database
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Oracle Database across the Aberdeen region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Oracle Database Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

Oracle Database
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Oracle Database across the Aberdeen region.

Oracle Database Salary Trend in Aberdeen

Oracle Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing Oracle Database 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 Oracle Database.

1 11 (100.00%) Oracle
2 8 (72.73%) SQL
3 7 (63.64%) Data Protection
3 7 (63.64%) ITIL
4 5 (45.45%) Data Modelling
4 5 (45.45%) Service Management
4 5 (45.45%) Capacity Planning
4 5 (45.45%) Load Balancing
4 5 (45.45%) SLA
4 5 (45.45%) Data Protection Act
5 4 (36.36%) SharePoint
6 3 (27.27%) Computer Science
6 3 (27.27%) Data Migration
6 3 (27.27%) Degree
6 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
6 3 (27.27%) Migration
6 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
7 2 (18.18%) Change Management
7 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
8 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
8 1 (9.09%) Risk Analysis
8 1 (9.09%) High Availability
8 1 (9.09%) PDA
8 1 (9.09%) QA
8 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
8 1 (9.09%) ETL
8 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (9.09%) ERP
8 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
8 1 (9.09%) Oracle Reports

Oracle Database
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing Oracle Database 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 Oracle Database. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (36.36%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle9i Database
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) DBA
2 7 (63.64%) Oracle DBA
2 7 (63.64%) SQL DBA
3 6 (54.55%) Administrator
4 3 (27.27%) Analyst
4 3 (27.27%) Support Analyst
4 3 (27.27%) Implementation Analyst
5 2 (18.18%) Applications Support
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Data Protection Act
2 3 (27.27%) Computer Science
3 1 (9.09%) PDA
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) ITIL
1 7 (63.64%) Data Protection
2 5 (45.45%) Capacity Planning
2 5 (45.45%) Data Modelling
2 5 (45.45%) Service Management
2 5 (45.45%) Load Balancing
3 3 (27.27%) Migration
3 3 (27.27%) Data Migration
4 2 (18.18%) Change Management
5 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
5 1 (9.09%) Risk Analysis
5 1 (9.09%) ETL
5 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (9.09%) ERP
5 1 (9.09%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Degree
2 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (45.45%) SLA
2 1 (9.09%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft