The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Oracle products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Home Counties region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Oracle over the 3 months to 4 March 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle
Rank 6 10 5
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -5
Permanent jobs citing Oracle 6 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Home Counties 16.22% 15.00% 13.16%
As % of the Vendors category 25.00% 35.29% 26.32%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 3
Average salary £30,000 £55,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-45.45% -15.38%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Oracle
South East

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

Vendors Category
Home Counties
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
24 17 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Home Counties 64.86% 42.50% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 19 17 15
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,250 £44,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Oracle
Jobs Demand Trend in the Home Counties

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

Oracle Jobs Demand Trend in the Home Counties

Oracle
Salary Trend in the Home Counties

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

Oracle Salary Trend in the Home Counties

Oracle
Salary Histogram in the Home Counties

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Oracle across the Home Counties region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015.

Oracle Salary Histogram in the Home Counties

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Home Counties

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Home Counties 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 (60.00%) Java
2 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (40.00%) E-business
3 4 (40.00%) UNIX
4 3 (30.00%) C++
4 3 (30.00%) SAP
4 3 (30.00%) HP
4 3 (30.00%) Finance
4 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database
4 3 (30.00%) DevOps
5 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (20.00%) Digital Media
5 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (20.00%) VCP4
5 2 (20.00%) Waterfall
5 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
5 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
5 2 (20.00%) Test Management
5 2 (20.00%) V-Model
5 2 (20.00%) TDD
5 2 (20.00%) Software Testing
5 2 (20.00%) JIRA
5 2 (20.00%) SAP ERP
5 2 (20.00%) Selenium
5 2 (20.00%) Project Management
5 2 (20.00%) Financial Institution
5 2 (20.00%) ITIL
5 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in the Home Counties by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Home Counties 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 (10.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (10.00%) JBoss
1 1 (10.00%) Apache
1 1 (10.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Office
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) SAP ERP
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) LDAP
1 1 (10.00%) VPN
1 1 (10.00%) DNS
1 1 (10.00%) SAN
1 1 (10.00%) Firewall
1 1 (10.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (10.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) JIRA
1 2 (20.00%) Selenium
1 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (10.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Financial Institution
3 1 (10.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle DBA
1 3 (30.00%) Junior
1 3 (30.00%) Consultant
1 3 (30.00%) DBA
1 3 (30.00%) Junior DBA
1 3 (30.00%) Junior Oracle DBA
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Project Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Test Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Principal Architect
3 1 (10.00%) UNIX Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) UNIX Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) HTML
2 1 (10.00%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (20.00%) Digital Media
1 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (10.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) UNIX
2 1 (10.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) AIX
2 1 (10.00%) Solaris
2 1 (10.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) E-business
3 3 (30.00%) DevOps
4 2 (20.00%) Waterfall
4 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (20.00%) Test Management
4 2 (20.00%) V-Model
4 2 (20.00%) TDD
4 2 (20.00%) Software Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Project Management
4 2 (20.00%) ITIL
4 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (20.00%) ERP
5 1 (10.00%) Scrum
5 1 (10.00%) Load Balancing
5 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (10.00%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) Java
2 3 (30.00%) C++
3 2 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (10.00%) Perl
4 1 (10.00%) PHP
4 1 (10.00%) Python
4 1 (10.00%) C
4 1 (10.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) VCP4
1 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) NFS
1 1 (10.00%) VMware ESX
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (10.00%) OpenView
2 1 (10.00%) Control-M
2 1 (10.00%) NetBackup
2 1 (10.00%) Puppet
2 1 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) SAP
1 3 (30.00%) HP
2 1 (10.00%) IBM
2 1 (10.00%) Sun
2 1 (10.00%) Dell
2 1 (10.00%) Veritas
2 1 (10.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (10.00%) VMware