The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Oracle products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Oracle over the 3 months to 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within the Oracle Corporation.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle
Rank 34 52 25
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -27
Permanent jobs citing Oracle 12 24 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 4.26% 5.30% 11.44%
As % of the Vendors category 8.70% 9.02% 18.90%
Number of salaries quoted 10 23 31
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Oracle
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedford region.

Vendors Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
138 266 164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 48.94% 58.72% 60.52%
Number of salaries quoted 100 258 162
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Oracle
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Oracle across the Bedford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Oracle Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

Oracle
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

Oracle Salary Trend in Bedford

Oracle
Salary Histogram in Bedford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Oracle across the Bedford region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015.

Oracle Salary Histogram in Bedford

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing Oracle 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.

1 41 (87.23%) Microsoft
2 34 (72.34%) MS Excel
3 27 (57.45%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (40.43%) Scrum
4 19 (40.43%) .NET
5 17 (36.17%) Software Engineering
6 16 (34.04%) Performance Management
6 16 (34.04%) Coaching
6 16 (34.04%) People Management
6 16 (34.04%) C#
6 16 (34.04%) Stakeholder Management
7 15 (31.91%) Windows
7 15 (31.91%) WCF
8 12 (25.53%) vSphere
8 12 (25.53%) FalconStor
8 12 (25.53%) Fibre Channel
8 12 (25.53%) SQL
8 12 (25.53%) Active Directory
8 12 (25.53%) Cisco
8 12 (25.53%) SAN
8 12 (25.53%) CommVault
8 12 (25.53%) Replication
8 12 (25.53%) VMware
8 12 (25.53%) Disaster Recovery
9 11 (23.40%) SQL Server
10 10 (21.28%) Oracle Database
10 10 (21.28%) Oracle Database 11g
10 10 (21.28%) Oracle Database 10g
11 9 (19.15%) ASP.NET
12 7 (14.89%) WPF

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing Oracle 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.13%) IIS
Applications
1 34 (72.34%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.26%) MS Office
3 1 (2.13%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (8.51%) Pegasus Opera
Communications & Networking
1 12 (25.53%) Fibre Channel
1 12 (25.53%) SAN
2 2 (4.26%) DHCP
2 2 (4.26%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (23.40%) SQL Server
2 10 (21.28%) Oracle Database
2 10 (21.28%) Oracle Database 11g
2 10 (21.28%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 7 (14.89%) Visual Studio
2 4 (8.51%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (14.89%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (34.04%) Development Manager
2 15 (31.91%) Analyst
3 12 (25.53%) 3rd Line Support
4 11 (23.40%) Support Engineer
4 11 (23.40%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 9 (19.15%) Server Engineer
5 9 (19.15%) Server Support Engineer
5 9 (19.15%) Server Support
6 8 (17.02%) Support Analyst
6 8 (17.02%) Senior Manager
6 8 (17.02%) Senior Development Manager
7 7 (14.89%) Data Centre Engineer
7 7 (14.89%) Architect
8 6 (12.77%) Technical Architect
8 6 (12.77%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
9 5 (10.64%) 3rd Line Server Support
9 5 (10.64%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
9 5 (10.64%) Lead Architect
9 5 (10.64%) Server Analyst
9 5 (10.64%) Lead Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (40.43%) .NET
2 15 (31.91%) WCF
3 9 (19.15%) ASP.NET
4 7 (14.89%) WPF
4 7 (14.89%) Silverlight
5 1 (2.13%) CSS
5 1 (2.13%) HTML
5 1 (2.13%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 12 (25.53%) Replication
2 4 (8.51%) User Experience
3 3 (6.38%) GIS
4 2 (4.26%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 15 (31.91%) Windows
2 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (57.45%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (40.43%) Scrum
3 17 (36.17%) Software Engineering
4 16 (34.04%) Performance Management
4 16 (34.04%) Coaching
4 16 (34.04%) People Management
4 16 (34.04%) Stakeholder Management
5 12 (25.53%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (14.89%) Matrix Management
6 7 (14.89%) TDD
7 4 (8.51%) UML
7 4 (8.51%) DSDM
7 4 (8.51%) Business Analysis
7 4 (8.51%) BPMN
8 3 (6.38%) Business Process Mapping
8 3 (6.38%) ERP
8 3 (6.38%) Service Delivery
9 1 (2.13%) Configuration Management
9 1 (2.13%) MVC
9 1 (2.13%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 16 (34.04%) C#
2 12 (25.53%) SQL
3 1 (2.13%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (12.77%) CCNP
1 6 (12.77%) CCNA
1 6 (12.77%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 12 (25.53%) vSphere
1 12 (25.53%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.38%) XenApp
Vendors
1 41 (87.23%) Microsoft
2 12 (25.53%) FalconStor
2 12 (25.53%) Cisco
2 12 (25.53%) CommVault
2 12 (25.53%) VMware
3 4 (8.51%) Pegasus
3 4 (8.51%) JD Edwards
3 4 (8.51%) Sage
4 3 (6.38%) SAP
4 3 (6.38%) Citrix