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 27 April 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle
Rank 27 33 34
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +1
Permanent jobs citing Oracle 8 14 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 5.30% 8.19% 1.63%
As % of the Vendors category 16.00% 22.58% 5.13%
Number of salaries quoted 8 14 2
Average salary £30,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +4.76%
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
50 62 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 33.11% 36.26% 31.71%
Number of salaries quoted 45 59 31
Average salary £32,500 £32,250 £22,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.77% +46.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £34,250 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 17 (89.47%) SQL
2 11 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (52.63%) SQL Server
4 9 (47.37%) ISEB
4 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
4 9 (47.37%) TestDirector
4 9 (47.37%) VMware
4 9 (47.37%) ISTQB
4 9 (47.37%) Unit Testing
5 8 (42.11%) QA
5 8 (42.11%) User Acceptance Testing
5 8 (42.11%) Load Testing
5 8 (42.11%) Software Testing
5 8 (42.11%) Test Automation
5 8 (42.11%) Automation Testing
5 8 (42.11%) Automated Testing
5 8 (42.11%) XML
6 7 (36.84%) Project Management
7 5 (26.32%) Windows
7 5 (26.32%) .NET
7 5 (26.32%) HTML
8 4 (21.05%) C#
8 4 (21.05%) Web Services
9 3 (15.79%) PRINCE2
9 3 (15.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
9 3 (15.79%) HTTP
9 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (10.53%) Finance
10 2 (10.53%) Management Information System

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 (5.26%) Apache
1 1 (5.26%) Tomcat
1 1 (5.26%) FileNet
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.26%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (5.26%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Exstream
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (52.63%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (5.26%) MongoDB
2 1 (5.26%) NoSQL
2 1 (5.26%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (47.37%) TestDirector
2 1 (5.26%) Subversion
2 1 (5.26%) ClearCase
General
1 2 (10.53%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Billing
2 1 (5.26%) Front Office
2 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Test Engineer
2 8 (42.11%) Software Test Engineer
2 8 (42.11%) Software Engineer
3 5 (26.32%) Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Implementation Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) C# Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Implementation Consultant
5 2 (10.53%) IT Graduate
5 2 (10.53%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Senior Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Graduate
5 2 (10.53%) .NET Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Consultant
5 2 (10.53%) Technical Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (5.26%) Administrator
6 1 (5.26%) Applications Developer
6 1 (5.26%) UNIX Administrator
6 1 (5.26%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (42.11%) XML
2 5 (26.32%) HTML
2 5 (26.32%) .NET
3 4 (21.05%) Web Services
4 1 (5.26%) CSS
4 1 (5.26%) XSLT
4 1 (5.26%) JSON
4 1 (5.26%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
1 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) Smartcard
2 1 (5.26%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) Windows
2 2 (10.53%) UNIX
3 1 (5.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (47.37%) Unit Testing
3 8 (42.11%) Test Automation
3 8 (42.11%) Automated Testing
3 8 (42.11%) Software Testing
3 8 (42.11%) User Acceptance Testing
3 8 (42.11%) Load Testing
3 8 (42.11%) Automation Testing
4 7 (36.84%) Project Management
5 3 (15.79%) PRINCE2
5 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (10.53%) Time Management
7 1 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (5.26%) Mentoring
7 1 (5.26%) ITIL
7 1 (5.26%) TDD
7 1 (5.26%) E-Commerce
7 1 (5.26%) MVC
7 1 (5.26%) Risk Management
7 1 (5.26%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 17 (89.47%) SQL
2 4 (21.05%) C#
3 2 (10.53%) Java
4 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.26%) Korn
4 1 (5.26%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 9 (47.37%) ISEB
1 9 (47.37%) ISTQB
2 3 (15.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (42.11%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
1 9 (47.37%) VMware
2 1 (5.26%) IBM
2 1 (5.26%) HP
2 1 (5.26%) Software AG
2 1 (5.26%) Informatica
2 1 (5.26%) webMethods