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 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 53 83 71
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -12
Permanent jobs citing Oracle Database 32 9 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 3.33% 0.89% 2.28%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 12.80% 2.27% 7.22%
Number of salaries quoted 32 9 22
Average salary £59,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+48.75% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,050 £40,000 £22,125
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £42,500 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
250 397 360
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 25.99% 39.15% 31.55%
Number of salaries quoted 243 374 341
Average salary £45,000 £41,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% +5.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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
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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 - 15 £53,000 -
Bedford - 12 £70,000 -
Luton +2 3 £52,000 +30.00%
Oracle Database
East of England

Oracle Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 87 (100.00%) Oracle
2 48 (55.17%) SQL
3 41 (47.13%) Oracle Database 11g
4 35 (40.23%) Linux
5 32 (36.78%) Shell Script
5 32 (36.78%) Microsoft
6 28 (32.18%) Oracle Database 10g
6 28 (32.18%) PL/SQL
7 26 (29.89%) Oracle RAC
8 25 (28.74%) Finance
8 25 (28.74%) Java
8 25 (28.74%) UNIX
9 24 (27.59%) SQL Server
10 19 (21.84%) Scrum
10 19 (21.84%) Agile Software Development
10 19 (21.84%) TDD
10 19 (21.84%) Matrix Management
10 19 (21.84%) C#
10 19 (21.84%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 19 (21.84%) .NET
10 19 (21.84%) WCF
10 19 (21.84%) WPF
10 19 (21.84%) Silverlight
10 19 (21.84%) Visual Studio
10 19 (21.84%) Oracle RMAN
10 19 (21.84%) Data Guard
11 16 (18.39%) Relational Database
11 16 (18.39%) HP
12 15 (17.24%) RDBMS
13 14 (16.09%) MS Excel

Oracle Database
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 8 (9.20%) JBoss
2 3 (3.45%) WebLogic
2 3 (3.45%) IIS
3 2 (2.30%) Apache
4 1 (1.15%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (1.15%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.15%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 14 (16.09%) MS Excel
2 9 (10.34%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.30%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (11.49%) SAN
2 8 (9.20%) FTP
2 8 (9.20%) SSH
2 8 (9.20%) NAS
2 8 (9.20%) PuTTY
2 8 (9.20%) WinSCP
3 2 (2.30%) DHCP
3 2 (2.30%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (2.30%) iSCSI
3 2 (2.30%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.30%) DNS
3 2 (2.30%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (47.13%) Oracle Database 11g
2 28 (32.18%) Oracle Database 10g
3 24 (27.59%) SQL Server
4 16 (18.39%) Relational Database
5 15 (17.24%) RDBMS
6 12 (13.79%) Oracle9i Database
7 8 (9.20%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (3.45%) MySQL
8 3 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (2.30%) Oracle Database 12c
9 2 (2.30%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 2 (2.30%) QlikView
9 2 (2.30%) Data Mart
9 2 (2.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (2.30%) Oracle BI EE
9 2 (2.30%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (1.15%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (1.15%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (1.15%) DB2
Development Applications
1 19 (21.84%) Visual Studio
2 13 (14.94%) LoadRunner
3 8 (9.20%) JIRA
3 8 (9.20%) Toad
4 4 (4.60%) Oracle Forms
General
1 25 (28.74%) Finance
2 8 (9.20%) Banking
3 2 (2.30%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.15%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 32 (36.78%) Architect
2 16 (18.39%) Lead Architect
3 13 (14.94%) Test Architect
3 13 (14.94%) Administrator
4 9 (10.34%) DBA
5 8 (9.20%) Oracle DBA
6 7 (8.05%) Java Developer
6 7 (8.05%) Support Engineer
6 7 (8.05%) Applications Support
6 7 (8.05%) Developer
7 6 (6.90%) Technical Architect
7 6 (6.90%) Applications Specialist
7 6 (6.90%) Support Specialist
7 6 (6.90%) Solaris Administrator
7 6 (6.90%) Applications Support Specialist
8 5 (5.75%) UNIX Administrator
8 5 (5.75%) Lead Technical Architect
8 5 (5.75%) Analyst
9 4 (4.60%) Consultant
9 4 (4.60%) Environment Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (21.84%) .NET
1 19 (21.84%) WCF
1 19 (21.84%) WPF
1 19 (21.84%) Silverlight
2 14 (16.09%) XML
3 12 (13.79%) Oracle Fusion
3 12 (13.79%) Middleware
4 7 (8.05%) Hibernate
4 7 (8.05%) Spring
4 7 (8.05%) JSF
4 7 (8.05%) Java EE
4 7 (8.05%) JSP
4 7 (8.05%) Struts
4 7 (8.05%) XSL
4 7 (8.05%) XSLT
4 7 (8.05%) HTML
5 1 (1.15%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.49%) Replication
2 2 (2.30%) Computer Science
2 2 (2.30%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.15%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (1.15%) HACMP
3 1 (1.15%) FMCG
3 1 (1.15%) HP Superdome
3 1 (1.15%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 35 (40.23%) Linux
2 25 (28.74%) UNIX
3 13 (14.94%) Solaris
4 8 (9.20%) Oracle Linux
4 8 (9.20%) SUSE
5 6 (6.90%) Windows
6 3 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.15%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.15%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (1.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.15%) AIX
7 1 (1.15%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (21.84%) Scrum
1 19 (21.84%) Agile Software Development
1 19 (21.84%) TDD
1 19 (21.84%) Matrix Management
2 14 (16.09%) Performance Tuning
3 13 (14.94%) Non-Functional Testing
4 12 (13.79%) Test Strategy
5 11 (12.64%) Capacity Planning
5 11 (12.64%) Performance Testing
5 11 (12.64%) Configuration Management
6 10 (11.49%) Migration
7 9 (10.34%) Root Cause Analysis
7 9 (10.34%) Incident Management
8 8 (9.20%) Performance Engineering
8 8 (9.20%) Data Migration
9 4 (4.60%) Business Analysis
9 4 (4.60%) Project Management
9 4 (4.60%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (3.45%) Disaster Recovery
11 2 (2.30%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 48 (55.17%) SQL
2 32 (36.78%) Shell Script
3 28 (32.18%) PL/SQL
4 25 (28.74%) Java
5 19 (21.84%) C#
6 11 (12.64%) Perl
6 11 (12.64%) AWK
6 11 (12.64%) Korn
6 11 (12.64%) C-shell
6 11 (12.64%) Bash Shell
7 7 (8.05%) JavaScript
8 2 (2.30%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.15%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (2.30%) Sun Certification
1 2 (2.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (2.30%) Degree
1 2 (2.30%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (21.84%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 14 (16.09%) SLA
3 12 (13.79%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 26 (29.89%) Oracle RAC
2 19 (21.84%) Oracle RMAN
3 3 (3.45%) vSphere
4 2 (2.30%) VMFS
4 2 (2.30%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (2.30%) VMware ESX
4 2 (2.30%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.15%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (1.15%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 19 (21.84%) Data Guard
2 13 (14.94%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 8 (9.20%) Tivoli
4 2 (2.30%) HP SIM
5 1 (1.15%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 87 (100.00%) Oracle
2 32 (36.78%) Microsoft
3 16 (18.39%) HP
4 4 (4.60%) VMware
5 2 (2.30%) Dell
5 2 (2.30%) BEA
5 2 (2.30%) NetApp
5 2 (2.30%) Red Hat
5 2 (2.30%) Business Objects
5 2 (2.30%) SAP
5 2 (2.30%) Cognos
5 2 (2.30%) Cisco
6 1 (1.15%) IBM
6 1 (1.15%) Symantec
6 1 (1.15%) VocaLink
6 1 (1.15%) Sun