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 21 November 2014 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle
Rank 26 18 24
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +6
Permanent jobs citing Oracle 5 20 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 4.17% 12.74% 2.50%
As % of the Vendors category 14.71% 37.74% 5.26%
Number of salaries quoted 5 20 3
Average salary £33,000 £50,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.00% +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
34 53 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 28.33% 33.76% 47.50%
Number of salaries quoted 29 50 55
Average salary £33,000 £23,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+43.47% -34.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £20,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £46,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

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 21 November 2014, 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 6 (85.71%) SQL
1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) TestDirector
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 5 (71.43%) ISEB
2 5 (71.43%) VMware
2 5 (71.43%) ISTQB
3 4 (57.14%) QA
3 4 (57.14%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (57.14%) Load Testing
3 4 (57.14%) Unit Testing
3 4 (57.14%) Test Automation
3 4 (57.14%) Automation Testing
3 4 (57.14%) Automated Testing
3 4 (57.14%) Software Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Windows
4 2 (28.57%) ITIL
4 2 (28.57%) Time Management
5 1 (14.29%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle OLAP
5 1 (14.29%) Degree
5 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (14.29%) Java
5 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
5 1 (14.29%) UNIX
5 1 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
5 1 (14.29%) Smartcard
5 1 (14.29%) Project Management
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle Reports

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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.

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 1 (14.29%) Spreadsheet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) OLAP
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 5 (71.43%) TestDirector
2 1 (14.29%) ClearCase
General
1 1 (14.29%) Back Office
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Test Engineer
2 4 (57.14%) Software Test Engineer
2 4 (57.14%) Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Applications Support
3 1 (14.29%) Services Delivery Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Service Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Applications Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Smartcard
1 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Automated Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Software Testing
2 4 (57.14%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Load Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Unit Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Test Automation
2 4 (57.14%) Automation Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Time Management
3 2 (28.57%) ITIL
4 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
4 1 (14.29%) Project Management
4 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
4 1 (14.29%) Change Management
4 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
4 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) ISEB
1 5 (71.43%) ISTQB
2 1 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
1 5 (71.43%) VMware
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