The first table below looks at the demand for Oracle Database skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Oracle Database over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Bedfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
Rank 84 63 22
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -41
Permanent jobs citing Oracle Database 32 37 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 2.41% 3.22% 7.33%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.74% 9.95% 23.19%
Number of salaries quoted 23 26 59
Average salary £36,000 £47,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.21% -9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £55,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.50%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
475 372 332
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 35.71% 32.40% 31.62%
Number of salaries quoted 444 342 295
Average salary £43,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £72,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Oracle Database
East of England

Oracle Database
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Oracle Database Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Oracle Database
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Oracle Database Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Oracle Database
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Oracle Database across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

Oracle Database Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

Oracle Database
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle Database within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Luton +4 23 £35,000 -28.20%
Dunstable +9 3 £43,500 -44.93%
Oracle Database
East of England

Oracle Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 53 (100.00%) Oracle
2 39 (73.58%) SQL
3 38 (71.70%) Oracle Database 11g
4 26 (49.06%) Oracle RMAN
4 26 (49.06%) Oracle RAC
4 26 (49.06%) Data Guard
4 26 (49.06%) Linux
5 24 (45.28%) PL/SQL
6 22 (41.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 19 (35.85%) Performance Tuning
8 17 (32.08%) Relational Database
9 16 (30.19%) Replication
10 15 (28.30%) SUSE
10 15 (28.30%) Solaris
10 15 (28.30%) UNIX
11 14 (26.42%) Computer Science
11 14 (26.42%) Degree
12 13 (24.53%) Data Migration
12 13 (24.53%) Migration
12 13 (24.53%) Perl
12 13 (24.53%) RDBMS
12 13 (24.53%) Oracle Linux
13 12 (22.64%) Oracle Database 10g
13 12 (22.64%) Shell Script
13 12 (22.64%) Java
13 12 (22.64%) J2EE
14 11 (20.75%) AWK
14 11 (20.75%) SQL Server
14 11 (20.75%) Bash Shell
15 10 (18.87%) Oracle Reports

Oracle Database
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 2 (3.77%) SAS
1 2 (3.77%) Oracle Workflow
1 2 (3.77%) Oracle Application Server
1 2 (3.77%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.89%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (3.77%) MS Office
1 2 (3.77%) MS Excel
1 2 (3.77%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (3.77%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 7 (13.21%) SAN
2 5 (9.43%) NAS
3 3 (5.66%) ATM
4 1 (1.89%) DHCP
4 1 (1.89%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (71.70%) Oracle Database 11g
2 17 (32.08%) Relational Database
3 13 (24.53%) RDBMS
4 12 (22.64%) Oracle Database 10g
5 11 (20.75%) SQL Server
6 10 (18.87%) Oracle Reports
6 10 (18.87%) Oracle9i Database
7 7 (13.21%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (9.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (7.55%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 4 (7.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (7.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (7.55%) DTS
10 3 (5.66%) SQL Server 2005
10 3 (5.66%) SQL Server 2008
11 2 (3.77%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (3.77%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 2 (3.77%) Oracle BI EE
11 2 (3.77%) SQLPlus
11 2 (3.77%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (3.77%) Oracle Forms
General
1 8 (15.09%) Finance
2 5 (9.43%) Automotive
3 1 (1.89%) Banking
Job Titles
1 27 (50.94%) Administrator
2 24 (45.28%) DBA
3 12 (22.64%) UNIX Administrator
4 7 (13.21%) Applications Support
4 7 (13.21%) Oracle DBA
5 6 (11.32%) Applications Support Analyst
5 6 (11.32%) Support Analyst
5 6 (11.32%) Analyst
6 5 (9.43%) Developer
6 5 (9.43%) SQL DBA
6 5 (9.43%) Java Developer
7 3 (5.66%) Senior Support Analyst
7 3 (5.66%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
7 3 (5.66%) Consultant
7 3 (5.66%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (5.66%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (3.77%) Technical Consultant
8 2 (3.77%) UNIX Systems Administrator
8 2 (3.77%) SQL Server DBA
8 2 (3.77%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (22.64%) J2EE
2 5 (9.43%) JDBC
2 5 (9.43%) JSP
2 5 (9.43%) JSF
2 5 (9.43%) Java EE
3 4 (7.55%) Struts
3 4 (7.55%) XML
3 4 (7.55%) Middleware
4 2 (3.77%) Web Services
4 2 (3.77%) .NET
5 1 (1.89%) JPA
5 1 (1.89%) Spring
5 1 (1.89%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 16 (30.19%) Replication
2 14 (26.42%) Computer Science
3 8 (15.09%) Clustering
3 8 (15.09%) Statistics
4 5 (9.43%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.77%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 26 (49.06%) Linux
2 15 (28.30%) UNIX
2 15 (28.30%) SUSE
2 15 (28.30%) Solaris
3 13 (24.53%) Oracle Linux
4 5 (9.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (9.43%) Windows
4 5 (9.43%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (7.55%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (3.77%) AIX
6 2 (3.77%) Debian
7 1 (1.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (35.85%) Performance Tuning
2 13 (24.53%) Migration
2 13 (24.53%) Data Migration
3 9 (16.98%) Capacity Planning
3 9 (16.98%) Configuration Management
4 8 (15.09%) Disaster Recovery
4 8 (15.09%) Validation
5 7 (13.21%) Incident Management
6 5 (9.43%) Root Cause Analysis
6 5 (9.43%) Performance Engineering
7 3 (5.66%) Service Delivery
7 3 (5.66%) ITIL
8 2 (3.77%) Data Modelling
8 2 (3.77%) SOA
8 2 (3.77%) E-business
8 2 (3.77%) Workflow
8 2 (3.77%) Project Planning
8 2 (3.77%) Load Balancing
8 2 (3.77%) Change Control
8 2 (3.77%) Information Architecture
Programming Languages
1 39 (73.58%) SQL
2 24 (45.28%) PL/SQL
3 13 (24.53%) Perl
4 12 (22.64%) Java
4 12 (22.64%) Shell Script
5 11 (20.75%) AWK
5 11 (20.75%) Bash Shell
6 9 (16.98%) Korn
6 9 (16.98%) C-shell
7 8 (15.09%) T-SQL
8 4 (7.55%) VBScript
8 4 (7.55%) VB
9 2 (3.77%) Python
Qualifications
1 14 (26.42%) Degree
2 1 (1.89%) MCSE
2 1 (1.89%) MCSA
2 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.89%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (41.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (5.66%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (49.06%) Oracle RMAN
1 26 (49.06%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (5.66%) Active Directory
3 2 (3.77%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 2 (3.77%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.89%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 26 (49.06%) Data Guard
2 9 (16.98%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 8 (15.09%) Oracle Statspack
Vendors
1 53 (100.00%) Oracle
2 5 (9.43%) Microsoft
3 4 (7.55%) Business Objects
4 3 (5.66%) Red Hat
5 2 (3.77%) VMware
5 2 (3.77%) Cognizant