The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Oracle products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Oracle over the 3 months to 18 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 Vendors for the Birmingham region.

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

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle
Rank 16 11 19
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +8
Permanent jobs citing Oracle 180 198 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 9.92% 11.39% 7.37%
As % of the Vendors category 19.96% 19.20% 14.68%
Number of salaries quoted 153 138 94
Average salary £43,250 £42,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.97% +2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,300 £27,600 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £63,250 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -
Vendors Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
902 1031 729
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 49.72% 59.29% 50.21%
Number of salaries quoted 777 838 622
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Oracle
West Midlands

Oracle
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Oracle Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Oracle
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Oracle Salary Trend in Birmingham

Oracle
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Oracle across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Oracle Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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.

1 170 (47.62%) SQL
2 143 (40.06%) Finance
3 129 (36.13%) UNIX
4 119 (33.33%) Java
4 119 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 102 (28.57%) Oracle Database
6 80 (22.41%) PL/SQL
7 71 (19.89%) Oracle Database 11g
8 60 (16.81%) Relational Database
9 59 (16.53%) Banking
10 53 (14.85%) Oracle Database 10g
11 52 (14.57%) ITIL
11 52 (14.57%) Shell Script
12 48 (13.45%) C
13 47 (13.17%) Linux
14 43 (12.04%) Solaris
14 43 (12.04%) User Acceptance Testing
15 42 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
16 41 (11.48%) SQL Server 2005
16 41 (11.48%) JBoss
17 39 (10.92%) J2EE
17 39 (10.92%) Data Warehouse
18 38 (10.64%) Sybase
19 36 (10.08%) Windows
20 35 (9.80%) OO
20 35 (9.80%) RDBMS
20 35 (9.80%) Degree
21 34 (9.52%) Retail
21 34 (9.52%) SAP
22 33 (9.24%) Business Intelligence

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 30 (8.40%) WebSphere
2 28 (7.84%) WebLogic
3 27 (7.56%) SharePoint
4 25 (7.00%) Tomcat
5 11 (3.08%) Oracle Application Server
6 8 (2.24%) AquaLogic Service Bus
6 8 (2.24%) WebSphere Application Server
6 8 (2.24%) WebLogic Portal
6 8 (2.24%) WebLogic Integration
6 8 (2.24%) AquaLogic
6 8 (2.24%) WebSphere Process Server
7 7 (1.96%) SharePoint 2010
8 6 (1.68%) Apache
8 6 (1.68%) Oracle Workflow
9 4 (1.12%) IIS
10 2 (0.56%) MS Exchange
10 2 (0.56%) CMS
11 1 (0.28%) Resin
11 1 (0.28%) Alfresco
11 1 (0.28%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 19 (5.32%) MS Excel
2 9 (2.52%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 15 (4.20%) Oracle Applications
2 11 (3.08%) Oracle Retail
2 11 (3.08%) Oracle BPM
3 10 (2.80%) Oracle EBS
4 9 (2.52%) Oracle Payables
5 8 (2.24%) AquaLogic BPM
6 7 (1.96%) Cognos TM1
6 7 (1.96%) Oracle EBS R12
6 7 (1.96%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 6 (1.68%) Finacle
7 6 (1.68%) Oracle Receivables
7 6 (1.68%) Oracle Financials
7 6 (1.68%) Oracle ERP
7 6 (1.68%) Misys Equation
7 6 (1.68%) Temenos T24
7 6 (1.68%) Oracle General Ledger
7 6 (1.68%) FLEXCUBE
8 5 (1.40%) Oracle Assets
9 4 (1.12%) assyst
10 3 (0.84%) SAP FI-AP
Communications & Networking
1 19 (5.32%) SAN
2 10 (2.80%) Internet
3 6 (1.68%) Firewall
4 5 (1.40%) HTTPS
4 5 (1.40%) HTTP
4 5 (1.40%) TCP/IP
5 4 (1.12%) Network Security
6 2 (0.56%) NAS
7 1 (0.28%) BIG-IP
7 1 (0.28%) iSCSI
7 1 (0.28%) LDAP
7 1 (0.28%) DNS
7 1 (0.28%) VPN
7 1 (0.28%) LAN
7 1 (0.28%) WAN
7 1 (0.28%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (0.28%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 1 (0.28%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 119 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 102 (28.57%) Oracle Database
3 71 (19.89%) Oracle Database 11g
4 60 (16.81%) Relational Database
5 53 (14.85%) Oracle Database 10g
6 42 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
7 41 (11.48%) SQL Server 2005
8 39 (10.92%) Data Warehouse
9 35 (9.80%) RDBMS
10 27 (7.56%) Oracle Reports
11 21 (5.88%) Oracle Exadata
12 19 (5.32%) JasperReports
12 19 (5.32%) PostgreSQL
13 12 (3.36%) Oracle BI EE
13 12 (3.36%) SQL Server 2012
14 10 (2.80%) SQL Server 2000
14 10 (2.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 9 (2.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 9 (2.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 8 (2.24%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 20 (5.60%) Maven
1 20 (5.60%) Selenium
2 19 (5.32%) Jenkins
3 18 (5.04%) Eclipse
4 17 (4.76%) Subversion
4 17 (4.76%) FitNesse
5 13 (3.64%) ProC
5 13 (3.64%) Toad
6 7 (1.96%) Hudson
7 6 (1.68%) Oracle Forms
7 6 (1.68%) Visual Studio
8 4 (1.12%) Talend Open Studio
9 3 (0.84%) LoadRunner
9 3 (0.84%) NeoLoad
10 1 (0.28%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (0.28%) ERwin
10 1 (0.28%) PVCS
10 1 (0.28%) Ant
General
1 143 (40.06%) Finance
2 59 (16.53%) Banking
3 34 (9.52%) Retail
4 24 (6.72%) Investment Banking
5 17 (4.76%) Games
5 17 (4.76%) Front Office
5 17 (4.76%) Financial Institution
6 14 (3.92%) Pharmaceutical
7 13 (3.64%) Back Office
8 12 (3.36%) Advertising
9 7 (1.96%) Telecoms
10 5 (1.40%) Marketing
11 4 (1.12%) Local Government
12 3 (0.84%) Manufacturing
13 2 (0.56%) Billing
14 1 (0.28%) Retail Banking
14 1 (0.28%) Legal
Job Titles
1 69 (19.33%) Developer
1 69 (19.33%) Analyst
2 54 (15.13%) DBA
3 42 (11.76%) Oracle DBA
4 40 (11.20%) Applications Support
5 37 (10.36%) Support Analyst
5 37 (10.36%) Team Leader
6 34 (9.52%) Consultant
7 30 (8.40%) Architect
8 25 (7.00%) Oracle Developer
9 21 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
10 19 (5.32%) Support Team Leader
11 18 (5.04%) Java Team Leader
11 18 (5.04%) Java Developer
12 17 (4.76%) Business Analyst
13 16 (4.48%) UNIX Systems Administrator
14 15 (4.20%) Test Manager
14 15 (4.20%) Software Engineer
15 12 (3.36%) Applications Support Analyst
16 10 (2.80%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (10.92%) J2EE
2 30 (8.40%) .NET
2 30 (8.40%) Spring
3 24 (6.72%) SOAP
4 23 (6.44%) Hibernate
5 22 (6.16%) JMS
6 20 (5.60%) Spring MVC
7 17 (4.76%) Ajax
7 17 (4.76%) ActiveMQ
7 17 (4.76%) JMX
8 10 (2.80%) HTML
9 9 (2.52%) Oracle Fusion
9 9 (2.52%) ASP.NET
10 6 (1.68%) JSP
10 6 (1.68%) WinForms
10 6 (1.68%) .NET Framework
11 5 (1.40%) Java EE
11 5 (1.40%) XML
11 5 (1.40%) CSS
12 4 (1.12%) D-Bus
Miscellaneous
1 22 (6.16%) Clustering
2 16 (4.48%) Open Source
3 13 (3.64%) Enterprise Software
3 13 (3.64%) Wiki
3 13 (3.64%) Symmetrix DMX
3 13 (3.64%) Equities
4 12 (3.36%) Reference Data
4 12 (3.36%) Computer Science
5 11 (3.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 8 (2.24%) Semantic Web
7 6 (1.68%) APACS
7 6 (1.68%) Replication
8 5 (1.40%) Mainframe
8 5 (1.40%) HACMP
9 4 (1.12%) Enterprise Storage
9 4 (1.12%) Oracle Exalytics
9 4 (1.12%) N-Tier
9 4 (1.12%) RMADS
9 4 (1.12%) CESG
9 4 (1.12%) CESG CLAS
Operating Systems
1 129 (36.13%) UNIX
2 47 (13.17%) Linux
3 43 (12.04%) Solaris
4 36 (10.08%) Windows
5 25 (7.00%) AIX
6 16 (4.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 13 (3.64%) SUSE
8 5 (1.40%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (1.12%) Windows Mobile
10 3 (0.84%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (0.84%) HPUX
11 1 (0.28%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.28%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (14.57%) ITIL
2 43 (12.04%) User Acceptance Testing
3 35 (9.80%) OO
4 33 (9.24%) Business Intelligence
5 28 (7.84%) Agile Software Development
6 27 (7.56%) Stakeholder Management
7 25 (7.00%) ERP
8 24 (6.72%) Multithreading
8 24 (6.72%) Data Modelling
8 24 (6.72%) Migration
9 23 (6.44%) Workflow
9 23 (6.44%) Test Scripting
9 23 (6.44%) Performance Tuning
10 22 (6.16%) TDD
10 22 (6.16%) Data Analysis
11 20 (5.60%) MVC
12 19 (5.32%) CRM
12 19 (5.32%) Project Management
12 19 (5.32%) Analytics
13 18 (5.04%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 170 (47.62%) SQL
2 119 (33.33%) Java
3 80 (22.41%) PL/SQL
4 52 (14.57%) Shell Script
5 48 (13.45%) C
6 25 (7.00%) JavaScript
7 24 (6.72%) Perl
8 23 (6.44%) C#
9 14 (3.92%) C++
9 14 (3.92%) Korn
10 11 (3.08%) VB.NET
11 10 (2.80%) VB
12 6 (1.68%) Bash Shell
13 5 (1.40%) Bourne shell
14 4 (1.12%) VBScript
15 3 (0.84%) Python
16 2 (0.56%) RPG
16 2 (0.56%) PHP
17 1 (0.28%) Ruby
17 1 (0.28%) VB6
Qualifications
1 35 (9.80%) Degree
2 20 (5.60%) Security Cleared
3 15 (4.20%) SC Cleared
4 9 (2.52%) Oracle Certification
5 8 (2.24%) ITIL Certification
5 8 (2.24%) OCP
6 6 (1.68%) ISEB
7 4 (1.12%) CISSP
7 4 (1.12%) CISA
7 4 (1.12%) CISM
8 3 (0.84%) ISTQB
9 2 (0.56%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (0.56%) MCSA
9 2 (0.56%) ACCA
9 2 (0.56%) CIMA
10 1 (0.28%) SNIA Certification
10 1 (0.28%) SCSE
10 1 (0.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.28%) PMP
10 1 (0.28%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.36%) QA
2 11 (3.08%) SLA
3 10 (2.80%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 9 (2.52%) Basel II
5 6 (1.68%) COBIT
5 6 (1.68%) IAS 39
6 5 (1.40%) Data Quality
7 4 (1.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 4 (1.12%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 19 (5.32%) Oracle RMAN
2 17 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (4.20%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 13 (3.64%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 13 (3.64%) Veritas File System
5 9 (2.52%) Oracle RAC
6 3 (0.84%) PowerHA
7 2 (0.56%) Xen
8 1 (0.28%) XenApp
8 1 (0.28%) XenServer
8 1 (0.28%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.28%) Squid
8 1 (0.28%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.28%) Active Directory
8 1 (0.28%) NFS
8 1 (0.28%) vSphere
8 1 (0.28%) KVM
Systems Management
1 10 (2.80%) Control-M
2 9 (2.52%) Data Guard
2 9 (2.52%) ITRS Geneos
3 4 (1.12%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 4 (1.12%) Tivoli
3 4 (1.12%) Foglight
4 3 (0.84%) YUM
5 1 (0.28%) Ganglia
5 1 (0.28%) CA SiteMinder
5 1 (0.28%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 41 (11.48%) JBoss
2 38 (10.64%) Sybase
3 34 (9.52%) SAP
4 27 (7.56%) Microsoft
5 22 (6.16%) IBM
5 22 (6.16%) VMware
6 21 (5.88%) Red Hat
7 20 (5.60%) Sun
8 17 (4.76%) HP
9 15 (4.20%) Veritas
10 14 (3.92%) EMC
11 9 (2.52%) Business Objects
12 8 (2.24%) Citrix
13 7 (1.96%) Cognos
14 6 (1.68%) Misys
14 6 (1.68%) Temenos
14 6 (1.68%) Chordiant
15 5 (1.40%) CA
15 5 (1.40%) Informatica
16 4 (1.12%) Talend
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Randstad Technologies
Salary: Competitive + Flexible Benefits + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £20000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
SYSTEM RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £95000 - £100000 per annum + commission/benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Pension,
Posted: 15 days ago
Birmingham, Warwickshire
Applitracker
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Birmingham
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: Up to £50 per annum + bens inc flex working hours & 25 days hol
Posted: 22 days ago