The table below looks at the statistics 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 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
Rank 38 49 59
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +10
Permanent jobs citing Oracle Database 54 50 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 5.59% 4.26% 3.45%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 18.69% 13.74% 9.78%
Number of salaries quoted 40 36 30
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Oracle Database
East of England

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 Bedfordshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
289 364 358
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 29.92% 31.03% 35.31%
Number of salaries quoted 254 327 344
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% -4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 2 September 2015.

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 2 September 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dunstable +4 42 £45,000 -30.76%
Luton -12 6 £45,000 +7.14% 1
Oracle Database
East of England

Oracle Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 88 (100.00%) Oracle
2 48 (54.55%) Finance
3 47 (53.41%) Oracle Database 11g
4 42 (47.73%) SQL
4 42 (47.73%) Shell Script
4 42 (47.73%) Oracle RAC
5 41 (46.59%) Capacity Planning
5 41 (46.59%) UNIX
6 40 (45.45%) Linux
7 38 (43.18%) Solaris
8 36 (40.91%) Oracle RMAN
8 36 (40.91%) Data Guard
9 34 (38.64%) Performance Tuning
9 34 (38.64%) Perl
9 34 (38.64%) PL/SQL
10 33 (37.50%) AWK
10 33 (37.50%) Bash Shell
11 32 (36.36%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 30 (34.09%) Configuration Management
12 30 (34.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 29 (32.95%) Korn
13 29 (32.95%) C-shell
14 27 (30.68%) Performance Monitoring
15 24 (27.27%) Degree
15 24 (27.27%) Banking
16 21 (23.86%) Oracle Application Server
17 20 (22.73%) Business Intelligence
17 20 (22.73%) Oracle Reports
17 20 (22.73%) Oracle BI Publisher
18 18 (20.45%) Java

Oracle Database
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 21 (23.86%) Oracle Application Server
2 8 (9.09%) SharePoint 2013
2 8 (9.09%) SharePoint
3 4 (4.55%) WebLogic
4 2 (2.27%) IIS
5 1 (1.14%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (1.14%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (1.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 6 (6.82%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.14%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.14%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.14%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (1.14%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 8 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (13.64%) SAN
2 4 (4.55%) DHCP
2 4 (4.55%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (53.41%) Oracle Database 11g
2 20 (22.73%) Oracle Reports
2 20 (22.73%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 14 (15.91%) Oracle9i Database
4 12 (13.64%) RDBMS
4 12 (13.64%) Oracle Database 10g
4 12 (13.64%) Relational Database
4 12 (13.64%) SQL Server
5 10 (11.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
6 8 (9.09%) Azure SQL Database
7 2 (2.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (1.14%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 9 (10.23%) LoadRunner
2 1 (1.14%) JDeveloper
General
1 48 (54.55%) Finance
2 24 (27.27%) Banking
Job Titles
1 42 (47.73%) Administrator
2 36 (40.91%) UNIX Administrator
3 21 (23.86%) Developer
4 16 (18.18%) Oracle Developer
5 13 (14.77%) DBA
6 10 (11.36%) Architect
7 9 (10.23%) Test Architect
8 8 (9.09%) Test Manager
9 7 (7.95%) Systems Administrator
9 7 (7.95%) UNIX Systems Administrator
10 5 (5.68%) SQL DBA
10 5 (5.68%) Consultant
11 4 (4.55%) Analyst
11 4 (4.55%) Support Analyst
11 4 (4.55%) Applications Support
11 4 (4.55%) Technical Consultant
11 4 (4.55%) Solaris Systems Administrator
11 4 (4.55%) Java Developer
11 4 (4.55%) Oracle DBA
11 4 (4.55%) Solaris Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.95%) Struts
1 7 (7.95%) XML
1 7 (7.95%) XSLT
1 7 (7.95%) Spring
2 6 (6.82%) JSF
2 6 (6.82%) Java EE
2 6 (6.82%) JSP
2 6 (6.82%) Hibernate
2 6 (6.82%) XSL
3 4 (4.55%) .NET
3 4 (4.55%) Middleware
4 2 (2.27%) J2EE
4 2 (2.27%) Web Services
5 1 (1.14%) WSDL
5 1 (1.14%) Struts2
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.95%) Clustering
2 4 (4.55%) Enterprise Storage
2 4 (4.55%) GIS
3 1 (1.14%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 41 (46.59%) UNIX
2 40 (45.45%) Linux
3 38 (43.18%) Solaris
4 12 (13.64%) Windows
5 9 (10.23%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (4.55%) SUSE
7 4 (4.55%) Debian
8 2 (2.27%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (1.14%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (46.59%) Capacity Planning
2 34 (38.64%) Performance Tuning
3 30 (34.09%) Configuration Management
4 27 (30.68%) Performance Monitoring
5 20 (22.73%) Business Intelligence
6 16 (18.18%) UML
6 16 (18.18%) Data Analysis
7 11 (12.50%) ITIL
8 9 (10.23%) Performance Testing
8 9 (10.23%) Test Strategy
8 9 (10.23%) Non-Functional Testing
9 8 (9.09%) Strategic Planning
9 8 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
10 7 (7.95%) Migration
10 7 (7.95%) Data Modelling
10 7 (7.95%) Service Delivery
10 7 (7.95%) Performance Management
10 7 (7.95%) ERD
10 7 (7.95%) Logical Data Model
10 7 (7.95%) Physical Data Model
Programming Languages
1 42 (47.73%) SQL
1 42 (47.73%) Shell Script
2 34 (38.64%) Perl
2 34 (38.64%) PL/SQL
3 33 (37.50%) AWK
3 33 (37.50%) Bash Shell
4 29 (32.95%) C-shell
4 29 (32.95%) Korn
5 18 (20.45%) Java
6 4 (4.55%) Python
7 1 (1.14%) XQuery
7 1 (1.14%) XPath
Qualifications
1 24 (27.27%) Degree
2 6 (6.82%) MCSE
2 6 (6.82%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.14%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (34.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 7 (7.95%) SLA
3 1 (1.14%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 42 (47.73%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (4.55%) XenApp
3 2 (2.27%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 36 (40.91%) Oracle RMAN
1 36 (40.91%) Data Guard
2 32 (36.36%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 4 (4.55%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 88 (100.00%) Oracle
2 9 (10.23%) Microsoft
2 9 (10.23%) HP
3 4 (4.55%) Citrix
3 4 (4.55%) BEA
3 4 (4.55%) Red Hat
3 4 (4.55%) VMware
4 1 (1.14%) Axway