The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle
Rank 28 10 16
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +6
Permanent jobs citing Oracle 14 37 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 5.22% 14.74% 18.46%
As % of the Vendors category 14.14% 34.91% 34.95%
Number of salaries quoted 13 30 36
Average salary £32,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.52% -5.55%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Oracle
Cheshire

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

Vendors Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
99 106 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 36.94% 42.23% 52.82%
Number of salaries quoted 68 77 93
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +23.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £45,000 £68,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 25 (67.57%) Java
2 17 (45.95%) Finance
3 16 (43.24%) SQL
4 15 (40.54%) JavaScript
5 13 (35.14%) Spring
6 12 (32.43%) HTML
7 11 (29.73%) Web Services
7 11 (29.73%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (29.73%) JIRA
8 10 (27.03%) WebSphere
8 10 (27.03%) Relational Database
8 10 (27.03%) XML
8 10 (27.03%) JUnit
8 10 (27.03%) J2EE
8 10 (27.03%) IBM
8 10 (27.03%) Microsoft
9 9 (24.32%) PL/SQL
9 9 (24.32%) JDBC
9 9 (24.32%) Cucumber
9 9 (24.32%) Selenium
9 9 (24.32%) Software Engineering
10 8 (21.62%) Oracle Database
10 8 (21.62%) .NET
10 8 (21.62%) RDBMS
10 8 (21.62%) UNIX
10 8 (21.62%) CSS
10 8 (21.62%) Hibernate
11 7 (18.92%) Perforce
11 7 (18.92%) JAX-RPC
11 7 (18.92%) WSDL

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 10 (27.03%) WebSphere
2 5 (13.51%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 5 (13.51%) IBM HTTP Server
2 5 (13.51%) SAS
3 3 (8.11%) Apache
4 2 (5.41%) Mule
4 2 (5.41%) nginx
4 2 (5.41%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.70%) WebLogic
5 1 (2.70%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (2.70%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 5 (13.51%) MS Excel
2 4 (10.81%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle EBS
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
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) Amazon SQS
1 1 (2.70%) Route 53
1 1 (2.70%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (2.70%) Amazon S3
1 1 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.70%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.51%) Internet
1 5 (13.51%) HTTP
2 1 (2.70%) SAN
2 1 (2.70%) Firewall
2 1 (2.70%) DNS
2 1 (2.70%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.70%) VPN
2 1 (2.70%) LDAP
2 1 (2.70%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (27.03%) Relational Database
2 8 (21.62%) Oracle Database
2 8 (21.62%) RDBMS
3 7 (18.92%) SQL Server
3 7 (18.92%) NoSQL
4 6 (16.22%) MongoDB
4 6 (16.22%) MySQL
5 5 (13.51%) Informix
5 5 (13.51%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (13.51%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (10.81%) DB2
6 4 (10.81%) BusinessObjects
7 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 3 (8.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (8.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (8.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (5.41%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (5.41%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (2.70%) Oracle8/8i Database
9 1 (2.70%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 11 (29.73%) JIRA
2 10 (27.03%) JUnit
3 9 (24.32%) Cucumber
3 9 (24.32%) Selenium
4 5 (13.51%) Introscope
4 5 (13.51%) Eclipse
4 5 (13.51%) Mockito
4 5 (13.51%) Jenkins
5 4 (10.81%) Maven
5 4 (10.81%) Jasmine
5 4 (10.81%) Karma Test Runner
5 4 (10.81%) Git (software)
6 3 (8.11%) Visual Studio
6 3 (8.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
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%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (2.70%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.70%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.70%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.70%) Banking
3 1 (2.70%) Retail
3 1 (2.70%) Marketing
3 1 (2.70%) French Language
3 1 (2.70%) German Language
3 1 (2.70%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 15 (40.54%) Developer
2 13 (35.14%) Java Developer
3 10 (27.03%) Consultant
4 6 (16.22%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 4 (10.81%) Graduate
5 4 (10.81%) Technical Consultant
6 3 (8.11%) DBA
6 3 (8.11%) Software Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) Oracle DBA
6 3 (8.11%) C# Software Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) Java Software Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) Oracle Consultant
7 2 (5.41%) Server Specialist
7 2 (5.41%) SQL Server Consultant
7 2 (5.41%) Senior Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Programmer
8 1 (2.70%) Architect
8 1 (2.70%) Project Manager
8 1 (2.70%) Sales Consultant
8 1 (2.70%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (35.14%) Spring
2 12 (32.43%) HTML
3 11 (29.73%) Web Services
4 10 (27.03%) XML
4 10 (27.03%) J2EE
5 9 (24.32%) JDBC
6 8 (21.62%) .NET
6 8 (21.62%) CSS
6 8 (21.62%) Hibernate
7 7 (18.92%) JAX-RPC
7 7 (18.92%) WSDL
7 7 (18.92%) SOAP
7 7 (18.92%) Java EE
8 5 (13.51%) Struts
8 5 (13.51%) JSP
8 5 (13.51%) Servlets
8 5 (13.51%) XSL
8 5 (13.51%) PowerMock
8 5 (13.51%) RESTful
8 5 (13.51%) JAX-RS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.51%) N-Tier
1 5 (13.51%) Open Source
1 5 (13.51%) Computer Science
2 4 (10.81%) Statistics
2 4 (10.81%) Mathematics
2 4 (10.81%) Physics
3 2 (5.41%) W3C
4 1 (2.70%) HACMP
4 1 (2.70%) Firmware
4 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.70%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 8 (21.62%) UNIX
2 6 (16.22%) Linux
2 6 (16.22%) Windows
3 2 (5.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (5.41%) Mac OS
3 2 (5.41%) AIX
3 2 (5.41%) Debian
4 1 (2.70%) Tru64
4 1 (2.70%) Solaris
4 1 (2.70%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (29.73%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (24.32%) Software Engineering
3 6 (16.22%) TDD
3 6 (16.22%) Project Management
4 5 (13.51%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (13.51%) Business Continuity
4 5 (13.51%) E-Commerce
4 5 (13.51%) Performance Improvement
4 5 (13.51%) Business Analysis
4 5 (13.51%) Web Development
4 5 (13.51%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (10.81%) Data Management
5 4 (10.81%) BDD
5 4 (10.81%) MVC
5 4 (10.81%) Change Management
6 3 (8.11%) Data Analysis
7 2 (5.41%) Integration Testing
7 2 (5.41%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (5.41%) High Availability
7 2 (5.41%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 25 (67.57%) Java
2 16 (43.24%) SQL
3 15 (40.54%) JavaScript
4 9 (24.32%) PL/SQL
5 6 (16.22%) C++
5 6 (16.22%) Python
6 4 (10.81%) C
6 4 (10.81%) C#
7 3 (8.11%) T-SQL
7 3 (8.11%) PowerShell
8 2 (5.41%) XPath
8 2 (5.41%) PHP
9 1 (2.70%) Shell Script
9 1 (2.70%) Perl
Qualifications
1 6 (16.22%) Degree
2 1 (2.70%) ACCA
2 1 (2.70%) PMP
2 1 (2.70%) PMI Certification
2 1 (2.70%) MBA
System Software
1 2 (5.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (2.70%) RHEV
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (5.41%) Data Guard
1 2 (5.41%) Tivoli
2 1 (2.70%) Puppet
2 1 (2.70%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 10 (27.03%) IBM
1 10 (27.03%) Microsoft
2 7 (18.92%) Perforce
3 6 (16.22%) SAP
4 5 (13.51%) Compuware
4 5 (13.51%) HP
5 4 (10.81%) Business Objects
5 4 (10.81%) Sybase
6 2 (5.41%) VMware
6 2 (5.41%) EMC
6 2 (5.41%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.70%) Symantec
7 1 (2.70%) Citrix
7 1 (2.70%) CA
7 1 (2.70%) NetApp
7 1 (2.70%) Cisco
7 1 (2.70%) JBoss
Chester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 per annum + dental, medical, pension 8%, gym
Posted: 19 days ago