The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Oracle products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Bolton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Oracle over the 3 months to 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle
Rank 21 18 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Permanent jobs citing Oracle 12 22 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 8.11% 15.28% -
As % of the Vendors category 26.67% 42.31% -
Number of salaries quoted 12 22 0
Average salary £33,000 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
Oracle
Manchester

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

Vendors Category
Bolton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
45 52 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 30.41% 36.11% 26.23%
Number of salaries quoted 38 45 27
Average salary £33,000 £35,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.71% +45.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,650 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.62% -

Oracle
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

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

Oracle Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

Oracle
Salary Trend in Bolton

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

Oracle Salary Trend in Bolton

Oracle
Salary Histogram in Bolton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Oracle across the Bolton region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Oracle Salary Histogram in Bolton

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Bolton 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 11 (91.67%) SQL
1 11 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (75.00%) ISTQB
2 9 (75.00%) VMware
2 9 (75.00%) Unit Testing
2 9 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (75.00%) ISEB
2 9 (75.00%) TestDirector
3 8 (66.67%) QA
3 8 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 8 (66.67%) Load Testing
3 8 (66.67%) Test Automation
3 8 (66.67%) Automation Testing
3 8 (66.67%) Automated Testing
3 8 (66.67%) Software Testing
4 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 2 (16.67%) .NET
5 2 (16.67%) HTML
5 2 (16.67%) Java
5 2 (16.67%) XML
5 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
5 2 (16.67%) Finance
5 2 (16.67%) Time Management
5 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (8.33%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
6 1 (8.33%) RESTful
6 1 (8.33%) Waterfall
6 1 (8.33%) MongoDB

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Bolton 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 (8.33%) FileNet
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Spreadsheet
1 1 (8.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Exstream
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) MongoDB
2 1 (8.33%) NoSQL
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 9 (75.00%) TestDirector
2 1 (8.33%) Subversion
2 1 (8.33%) ClearCase
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Billing
2 1 (8.33%) Front Office
2 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Test Engineer
2 8 (66.67%) Software Engineer
2 8 (66.67%) Software Test Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Developer
4 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) C# Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior C# Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Applications Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (8.33%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) .NET
1 2 (16.67%) HTML
1 2 (16.67%) XML
2 1 (8.33%) RESTful
2 1 (8.33%) JSON
2 1 (8.33%) XSLT
2 1 (8.33%) CSS
2 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
1 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) UNIX
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (75.00%) Unit Testing
3 8 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 8 (66.67%) Load Testing
3 8 (66.67%) Test Automation
3 8 (66.67%) Automation Testing
3 8 (66.67%) Automated Testing
3 8 (66.67%) Software Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Time Management
5 1 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
5 1 (8.33%) Waterfall
5 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (8.33%) TDD
5 1 (8.33%) MVC
5 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
5 1 (8.33%) Project Management
5 1 (8.33%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 11 (91.67%) SQL
2 2 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (8.33%) C#
3 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (75.00%) ISTQB
1 9 (75.00%) ISEB
2 1 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (66.67%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) VMware
1 9 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) webMethods
2 1 (8.33%) Software AG
2 1 (8.33%) Informatica
2 1 (8.33%) HP
2 1 (8.33%) IBM