The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Oracle products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Folkestone region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Oracle over the 3 months to 28 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 Folkestone 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle
Rank 3 2 6
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +4
Permanent jobs citing Oracle 12 5 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Folkestone 34.29% 27.78% 36.36%
As % of the Vendors category 50.00% 50.00% 48.48%
Number of salaries quoted 11 4 16
Average salary £25,000 £43,750 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-42.85% +12.90%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Vendors Category
Folkestone
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
24 10 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Folkestone 68.57% 55.56% 75.00%
Number of salaries quoted 23 9 33
Average salary £34,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £35,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £46,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Oracle
Kent

Oracle
Jobs Demand Trend in Folkestone

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

Oracle Jobs Demand Trend in Folkestone

Oracle
Salary Trend in Folkestone

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

Oracle Salary Trend in Folkestone

Oracle
Salary Histogram in Folkestone

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Oracle across the Folkestone region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

Oracle Salary Histogram in Folkestone

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Folkestone

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Folkestone 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 21 (91.30%) SQL
2 14 (60.87%) .NET
3 13 (56.52%) C#
3 13 (56.52%) PL/SQL
4 12 (52.17%) XML
5 10 (43.48%) SQL Server
5 10 (43.48%) Unit Testing
6 8 (34.78%) Degree
6 8 (34.78%) Windows
6 8 (34.78%) Oracle Reports
7 7 (30.43%) System Testing
7 7 (30.43%) MVC
8 6 (26.09%) Thunderhead
8 6 (26.09%) Computer Science
8 6 (26.09%) VB.NET
8 6 (26.09%) CTI
8 6 (26.09%) CRM
8 6 (26.09%) Documentum
8 6 (26.09%) Oracle Database
9 5 (21.74%) Relational Database
9 5 (21.74%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 5 (21.74%) Java
9 5 (21.74%) UNIX
9 5 (21.74%) Oracle Forms
9 5 (21.74%) Linux
9 5 (21.74%) Web Development
9 5 (21.74%) .NET Framework
10 4 (17.39%) Data Analysis
10 4 (17.39%) Tomcat
10 4 (17.39%) Project Management

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Folkestone by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Folkestone 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 6 (26.09%) Documentum
2 4 (17.39%) Tomcat
3 1 (4.35%) Apache
3 1 (4.35%) WebSphere
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (26.09%) CTI
2 2 (8.70%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (43.48%) SQL Server
2 8 (34.78%) Oracle Reports
3 6 (26.09%) Oracle Database
4 5 (21.74%) Relational Database
5 3 (13.04%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (13.04%) RDBMS
5 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (8.70%) DTS
7 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (4.35%) Oracle9i Database
7 1 (4.35%) MySQL
7 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (21.74%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (13.04%) Eclipse
2 3 (13.04%) IntelliJ
2 3 (13.04%) Ant
2 3 (13.04%) JUnit
2 3 (13.04%) jMock
2 3 (13.04%) EasyMock
2 3 (13.04%) Hudson
2 3 (13.04%) CruiseControl
2 3 (13.04%) Subversion
General
1 3 (13.04%) Back Office
2 2 (8.70%) Finance
3 1 (4.35%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 10 (43.48%) Developer
2 5 (21.74%) Consultant
2 5 (21.74%) Graduate
3 3 (13.04%) Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) Java Swing Developer
3 3 (13.04%) Java Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Data Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) IT Graduate
4 2 (8.70%) Business Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Tester
5 1 (4.35%) Junior
5 1 (4.35%) Software Developer
5 1 (4.35%) IT Consultant
5 1 (4.35%) Web Developer
5 1 (4.35%) DBA
5 1 (4.35%) Applications Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Security Consultant
5 1 (4.35%) Configuration Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Support Consultant
5 1 (4.35%) Financial Services Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (60.87%) .NET
2 12 (52.17%) XML
3 5 (21.74%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 5 (21.74%) .NET Framework
4 3 (13.04%) Swing
4 3 (13.04%) J2SE
4 3 (13.04%) Web Services
4 3 (13.04%) XSD
4 3 (13.04%) Spring
4 3 (13.04%) XMLBeans
4 3 (13.04%) Hibernate
5 2 (8.70%) Classic ASP
5 2 (8.70%) CSS
5 2 (8.70%) HTML
5 2 (8.70%) EDI
6 1 (4.35%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Computer Science
2 3 (13.04%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.35%) Mainframe
3 1 (4.35%) Replication
3 1 (4.35%) Clustering
3 1 (4.35%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 8 (34.78%) Windows
2 5 (21.74%) UNIX
2 5 (21.74%) Linux
3 2 (8.70%) AIX
4 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) Unit Testing
2 7 (30.43%) System Testing
2 7 (30.43%) MVC
3 6 (26.09%) CRM
4 5 (21.74%) Web Development
5 4 (17.39%) Data Analysis
5 4 (17.39%) Project Management
6 3 (13.04%) DSDM
6 3 (13.04%) UML
6 3 (13.04%) OOP
6 3 (13.04%) ITIL
6 3 (13.04%) Scrum
6 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (8.70%) Data Management
7 2 (8.70%) TDD
7 2 (8.70%) Service Management
7 2 (8.70%) Information Security
7 2 (8.70%) Dependency Management
7 2 (8.70%) Matrix Management
7 2 (8.70%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 21 (91.30%) SQL
2 13 (56.52%) C#
2 13 (56.52%) PL/SQL
3 6 (26.09%) VB.NET
4 5 (21.74%) Java
5 3 (13.04%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (34.78%) Degree
2 3 (13.04%) Sun Certification
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.35%) MCDBA
3 1 (4.35%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) PCI DSS
1 2 (8.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 6 (26.09%) Thunderhead
2 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.04%) JBoss
2 3 (13.04%) Business Objects
3 2 (8.70%) Cisco
3 2 (8.70%) BMC
3 2 (8.70%) Apple
3 2 (8.70%) CheckPoint
4 1 (4.35%) Pega