The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Oracle products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Oracle over the 3 months to 29 July 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 Chester 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle
Rank 27 9 14
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +5
Permanent jobs citing Oracle 17 44 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 6.61% 17.25% 15.03%
As % of the Vendors category 16.35% 39.64% 31.18%
Number of salaries quoted 13 30 29
Average salary £32,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £27,600
10% offered a salary of more than £47,236 £58,750 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Vendors Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
104 111 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 40.47% 43.53% 48.19%
Number of salaries quoted 74 69 86
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,144 £21,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £46,000 £56,200
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Oracle
Cheshire

Oracle
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

Oracle Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Oracle
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Oracle Salary Trend in Chester

Oracle
Salary Histogram in Chester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Oracle across the Chester region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

Oracle Salary Histogram in Chester

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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 23 (62.16%) Java
2 17 (45.95%) Finance
3 14 (37.84%) SQL
4 12 (32.43%) JavaScript
4 12 (32.43%) Microsoft
5 11 (29.73%) Software Engineering
6 10 (27.03%) .NET
6 10 (27.03%) Web Services
7 9 (24.32%) XML
7 9 (24.32%) HTML
7 9 (24.32%) IBM
7 9 (24.32%) Spring
7 9 (24.32%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (24.32%) WebSphere
7 9 (24.32%) Degree
8 8 (21.62%) JIRA
8 8 (21.62%) Computer Science
8 8 (21.62%) Oracle Database
8 8 (21.62%) Relational Database
8 8 (21.62%) UNIX
8 8 (21.62%) Python
8 8 (21.62%) C++
8 8 (21.62%) PL/SQL
8 8 (21.62%) J2EE
8 8 (21.62%) SAP
8 8 (21.62%) Project Management
9 7 (18.92%) CSS
9 7 (18.92%) JUnit
9 7 (18.92%) SQL Server
9 7 (18.92%) Linux

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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 9 (24.32%) WebSphere
2 7 (18.92%) SAS
3 4 (10.81%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 4 (10.81%) IBM HTTP Server
4 3 (8.11%) Apache
5 2 (5.41%) Tomcat
5 2 (5.41%) Mule
5 2 (5.41%) nginx
6 1 (2.70%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (2.70%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (18.92%) MS Excel
2 6 (16.22%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle iProcurement
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (2.70%) Amazon S3
1 1 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.70%) Amazon SQS
1 1 (2.70%) Route 53
1 1 (2.70%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.81%) HTTP
1 4 (10.81%) Internet
2 1 (2.70%) Firewall
2 1 (2.70%) Reverse Proxy
2 1 (2.70%) LDAP
2 1 (2.70%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.70%) VPN
2 1 (2.70%) DNS
2 1 (2.70%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (21.62%) Oracle Database
1 8 (21.62%) Relational Database
2 7 (18.92%) SQL Server
2 7 (18.92%) RDBMS
3 6 (16.22%) MySQL
3 6 (16.22%) BusinessObjects
4 5 (13.51%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (13.51%) NoSQL
4 5 (13.51%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (10.81%) DB2
5 4 (10.81%) Informix
6 3 (8.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (8.11%) MongoDB
6 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 3 (8.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (8.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (5.41%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (5.41%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (2.70%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (2.70%) Oracle8/8i Database
Development Applications
1 8 (21.62%) JIRA
2 7 (18.92%) JUnit
3 6 (16.22%) Selenium
3 6 (16.22%) Cucumber
4 4 (10.81%) Mockito
4 4 (10.81%) Jenkins
4 4 (10.81%) Introscope
5 3 (8.11%) Visual Studio
5 3 (8.11%) Eclipse
5 3 (8.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 2 (5.41%) Karma Test Runner
6 2 (5.41%) Jasmine
6 2 (5.41%) Maven
6 2 (5.41%) Git (software)
7 1 (2.70%) WebLogic Workshop
7 1 (2.70%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (2.70%) Ant
General
1 17 (45.95%) Finance
2 2 (5.41%) General Ledger
3 1 (2.70%) Marketing
3 1 (2.70%) French Language
3 1 (2.70%) German Language
3 1 (2.70%) Spanish Language
3 1 (2.70%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.70%) Banking
3 1 (2.70%) Retail
3 1 (2.70%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.70%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (2.70%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 12 (32.43%) Consultant
2 11 (29.73%) Developer
3 9 (24.32%) Java Developer
4 6 (16.22%) Graduate
4 6 (16.22%) Technical Consultant
5 4 (10.81%) Oracle DBA
5 4 (10.81%) DBA
5 4 (10.81%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 3 (8.11%) Software Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) C# Software Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) Java Software Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) Oracle Consultant
7 2 (5.41%) Senior Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Programmer
7 2 (5.41%) SQL Server Consultant
7 2 (5.41%) Server Specialist
8 1 (2.70%) Java Web Developer
8 1 (2.70%) Sales Consultant
8 1 (2.70%) Senior Sales Consultant
8 1 (2.70%) 1st Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (27.03%) .NET
1 10 (27.03%) Web Services
2 9 (24.32%) XML
2 9 (24.32%) HTML
2 9 (24.32%) Spring
3 8 (21.62%) J2EE
4 7 (18.92%) CSS
5 6 (16.22%) JDBC
5 6 (16.22%) SOAP
5 6 (16.22%) WSDL
5 6 (16.22%) JAX-RPC
6 5 (13.51%) Java EE
6 5 (13.51%) Hibernate
7 4 (10.81%) PowerMock
7 4 (10.81%) JAX-RS
7 4 (10.81%) JSON
7 4 (10.81%) RESTful
7 4 (10.81%) XSL
7 4 (10.81%) Servlets
8 3 (8.11%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.62%) Computer Science
2 6 (16.22%) Statistics
2 6 (16.22%) Mathematics
2 6 (16.22%) Physics
3 4 (10.81%) N-Tier
3 4 (10.81%) Open Source
4 2 (5.41%) W3C
5 1 (2.70%) Firmware
5 1 (2.70%) HACMP
5 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.70%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 8 (21.62%) UNIX
2 7 (18.92%) Linux
3 6 (16.22%) Windows
4 2 (5.41%) AIX
4 2 (5.41%) Debian
4 2 (5.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (5.41%) Mac OS
5 1 (2.70%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.70%) CentOS
5 1 (2.70%) Tru64
5 1 (2.70%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (29.73%) Software Engineering
2 9 (24.32%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (21.62%) Project Management
4 7 (18.92%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (18.92%) Business Analysis
5 5 (13.51%) Business Continuity
5 5 (13.51%) Web Development
5 5 (13.51%) Change Management
5 5 (13.51%) Performance Improvement
6 4 (10.81%) TDD
6 4 (10.81%) Data Management
6 4 (10.81%) E-Commerce
6 4 (10.81%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (8.11%) Data Analysis
7 3 (8.11%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (5.41%) Integration Testing
8 2 (5.41%) BDD
8 2 (5.41%) High Availability
8 2 (5.41%) ERP
8 2 (5.41%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (62.16%) Java
2 14 (37.84%) SQL
3 12 (32.43%) JavaScript
4 8 (21.62%) C++
4 8 (21.62%) Python
4 8 (21.62%) PL/SQL
5 6 (16.22%) C
6 4 (10.81%) C#
7 3 (8.11%) T-SQL
7 3 (8.11%) PowerShell
8 2 (5.41%) Shell Script
8 2 (5.41%) XPath
8 2 (5.41%) PHP
9 1 (2.70%) Perl
Qualifications
1 9 (24.32%) Degree
2 1 (2.70%) PMP
2 1 (2.70%) PMI Certification
2 1 (2.70%) ACCA
2 1 (2.70%) MBA
System Software
1 2 (5.41%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (5.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.70%) RHEV
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (8.11%) Data Guard
2 2 (5.41%) Tivoli
3 1 (2.70%) Puppet
3 1 (2.70%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 12 (32.43%) Microsoft
2 9 (24.32%) IBM
3 8 (21.62%) SAP
4 6 (16.22%) Business Objects
4 6 (16.22%) Perforce
5 4 (10.81%) Sybase
5 4 (10.81%) Compuware
5 4 (10.81%) HP
6 3 (8.11%) Red Hat
7 2 (5.41%) VMware
7 2 (5.41%) EMC
8 1 (2.70%) Citrix
8 1 (2.70%) CA
8 1 (2.70%) NetApp
8 1 (2.70%) Cisco
8 1 (2.70%) Symantec
Chester
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £46000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 50,000 + Bens
Posted: 19 hours ago
Chester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Home working, Car allowance, Expenses
Posted: 19 hours ago