The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle Database skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Oracle Database over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
Rank 90 69 62
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -7
Permanent jobs citing Oracle Database 11 37 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.11% 3.23% 1.96%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.83% 7.82% 5.88%
Number of salaries quoted 8 28 14
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +3.65%
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £41,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+6.09% -2.38%
Oracle Database
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kent region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
389 473 272
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 39.13% 41.27% 33.25%
Number of salaries quoted 363 396 240
Average salary £41,500 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.63% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £35,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Oracle Database
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Oracle Database across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Oracle Database Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Oracle Database
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Oracle Database Salary Trend in Kent

Oracle Database
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Oracle Database across the Kent region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Oracle Database Salary Histogram in Kent

Oracle Database
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle Database within the Kent region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Maidstone +18 3 - -
Folkestone -8 2 £31,750 -9.28%
Faversham - 1 £52,500 -
Oracle Database
South East

Oracle Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Kent region citing Oracle Database 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 Database.

1 18 (100.00%) Oracle
2 9 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (50.00%) XML
2 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (44.44%) Oracle Forms
4 7 (38.89%) PL/SQL
4 7 (38.89%) SQL
5 6 (33.33%) .NET
5 6 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 6 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
5 6 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
6 5 (27.78%) GIS
7 4 (22.22%) Middleware
7 4 (22.22%) Oracle Certification
7 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
7 4 (22.22%) UNIX
7 4 (22.22%) C#
8 3 (16.67%) HTML
8 3 (16.67%) Web Services
8 3 (16.67%) IIS
8 3 (16.67%) Visual Studio
8 3 (16.67%) Oracle9i Database
8 3 (16.67%) Python
8 3 (16.67%) Shell Script
8 3 (16.67%) Finance
8 3 (16.67%) Migration
8 3 (16.67%) ESRI
8 3 (16.67%) ArcGIS
8 3 (16.67%) ArcIMS

Oracle Database
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Kent region citing Oracle Database 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 Database. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (16.67%) IIS
1 3 (16.67%) ArcGIS
1 3 (16.67%) ArcIMS
2 2 (11.11%) Lync
2 2 (11.11%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 9 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
2 6 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
3 3 (16.67%) Oracle9i Database
4 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (11.11%) EDMS
5 1 (5.56%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 8 (44.44%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (16.67%) Visual Studio
3 2 (11.11%) JIRA
4 1 (5.56%) jMock
4 1 (5.56%) Mockito
4 1 (5.56%) JUnit
4 1 (5.56%) Subversion
4 1 (5.56%) Maven
General
1 3 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (77.78%) Developer
2 10 (55.56%) Analyst
3 7 (38.89%) Oracle Developer
4 6 (33.33%) Analyst Developer
5 4 (22.22%) SQL Developer
5 4 (22.22%) Senior Developer
5 4 (22.22%) Business Analyst
5 4 (22.22%) PL/SQL Developer
6 3 (16.67%) Oracle Analyst Programmer
6 3 (16.67%) Oracle Database Developer
6 3 (16.67%) Senior Analyst Developer
6 3 (16.67%) Oracle Analyst
6 3 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (16.67%) SQL Programmer
6 3 (16.67%) Software Engineer
6 3 (16.67%) Analyst Programmer
6 3 (16.67%) Programmer
6 3 (16.67%) Database Developer
7 2 (11.11%) Junior Developer
7 2 (11.11%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (50.00%) XML
2 6 (33.33%) .NET
3 4 (22.22%) Middleware
4 3 (16.67%) HTML
4 3 (16.67%) Web Services
4 3 (16.67%) Dojo
4 3 (16.67%) jQuery
5 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET
6 1 (5.56%) CSS
6 1 (5.56%) J2EE
6 1 (5.56%) Hibernate
6 1 (5.56%) Spring
6 1 (5.56%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) GIS
2 2 (11.11%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 4 (22.22%) UNIX
2 2 (11.11%) Windows
2 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (16.67%) Migration
1 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (16.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (11.11%) Web Development
2 2 (11.11%) Document Management
3 1 (5.56%) Software Architecture
3 1 (5.56%) Change Control
3 1 (5.56%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (5.56%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (5.56%) Business Analysis
3 1 (5.56%) TDD
3 1 (5.56%) Scrum
3 1 (5.56%) UML
3 1 (5.56%) OO
3 1 (5.56%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 7 (38.89%) PL/SQL
1 7 (38.89%) SQL
2 6 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 4 (22.22%) C#
4 3 (16.67%) Python
4 3 (16.67%) Shell Script
5 2 (11.11%) PHP
6 1 (5.56%) Java
6 1 (5.56%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (5.56%) VCP4
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) WMI
2 1 (5.56%) Nagios
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) Oracle
2 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (16.67%) ESRI