The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Oracle products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Oracle over the 3 months to 27 April 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle
Rank 38 25 21
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -4
Permanent jobs citing Oracle 60 103 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 6.27% 8.43% 8.30%
As % of the Vendors category 11.98% 16.45% 18.41%
Number of salaries quoted 50 86 84
Average salary £37,750 £47,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.52% -9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,750 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +4.76%
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 Kent region.

Vendors Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
501 626 554
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 52.35% 51.23% 45.08%
Number of salaries quoted 459 484 468
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £90,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Oracle
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Oracle Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Oracle
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Oracle Salary Trend in Kent

Oracle
Salary Histogram in Kent

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

Oracle Salary Histogram in Kent

Oracle
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 within the Kent region over the 3 months to 27 April 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 +34 13 £62,500 +19.04% 1
Folkestone 0 5 £32,500 -7.14%
Tunbridge Wells -12 2 £52,000 +38.83% 1
West Malling -5 1 £32,000 -40.18%
Canterbury -11 1 £35,000 +40.00%
Faversham - 1 £52,500 -
Oracle
South East

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 61 (45.52%) Java
2 59 (44.03%) HTML
3 53 (39.55%) .NET
4 52 (38.81%) SQL
5 50 (37.31%) JavaScript
6 48 (35.82%) SQL Server
7 45 (33.58%) MVC
8 40 (29.85%) OO
9 37 (27.61%) XML
10 36 (26.87%) Web Services
10 36 (26.87%) Hibernate
10 36 (26.87%) Agile Software Development
10 36 (26.87%) Spring
11 33 (24.63%) C#
12 32 (23.88%) Maven
13 31 (23.13%) Finance
14 29 (21.64%) Microsoft
14 29 (21.64%) CSS
14 29 (21.64%) TDD
15 28 (20.90%) PL/SQL
16 27 (20.15%) REST
16 27 (20.15%) Oracle Database
17 26 (19.40%) MySQL
18 25 (18.66%) UNIX
19 24 (17.91%) VB.NET
19 24 (17.91%) System Testing
20 22 (16.42%) Project Management
21 21 (15.67%) MS Office
21 21 (15.67%) OOD
22 20 (14.93%) User Acceptance Testing

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 8 (5.97%) IIS
2 5 (3.73%) Oracle Workflow
3 3 (2.24%) ArcGIS
3 3 (2.24%) ArcIMS
4 2 (1.49%) CMS
4 2 (1.49%) Apache
4 2 (1.49%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.49%) SAS
Applications
1 21 (15.67%) MS Office
2 8 (5.97%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (8.96%) Oracle EBS R12
2 11 (8.21%) Oracle Receivables
3 6 (4.48%) Oracle EBS
4 5 (3.73%) Oracle Financials
4 5 (3.73%) Oracle Cash Management
4 5 (3.73%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
5 3 (2.24%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.97%) TCP/IP
2 5 (3.73%) DNS
2 5 (3.73%) LDAP
3 4 (2.99%) SAN
4 2 (1.49%) VPN
4 2 (1.49%) LAN
4 2 (1.49%) WAN
4 2 (1.49%) SMTP
4 2 (1.49%) Firewall
5 1 (0.75%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (35.82%) SQL Server
2 27 (20.15%) Oracle Database
3 26 (19.40%) MySQL
4 8 (5.97%) Oracle9i Database
4 8 (5.97%) DataStage
5 7 (5.22%) Oracle Database 11g
6 6 (4.48%) Oracle Database 10g
7 5 (3.73%) Oracle Reports
7 5 (3.73%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (3.73%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (3.73%) Big Data
8 3 (2.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (1.49%) Relational Database
9 2 (1.49%) DTS
10 1 (0.75%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.75%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.75%) CouchDB
10 1 (0.75%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.75%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 32 (23.88%) Maven
2 16 (11.94%) JUnit
2 16 (11.94%) jMock
3 15 (11.19%) Subversion
4 14 (10.45%) Mockito
5 13 (9.70%) Oracle Forms
6 11 (8.21%) NUnit
7 9 (6.72%) Team Foundation Server
8 7 (5.22%) Rhino Mocks
9 6 (4.48%) Selenium
9 6 (4.48%) Visual Studio
10 4 (2.99%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 3 (2.24%) Jenkins
12 2 (1.49%) JIRA
13 1 (0.75%) Ant
13 1 (0.75%) Eclipse
13 1 (0.75%) IntelliJ
13 1 (0.75%) EasyMock
General
1 31 (23.13%) Finance
2 4 (2.99%) Banking
3 3 (2.24%) Marketing
4 2 (1.49%) Back Office
5 1 (0.75%) Legal
5 1 (0.75%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 85 (63.43%) Developer
2 34 (25.37%) Java Developer
3 30 (22.39%) Analyst
4 20 (14.93%) Senior Developer
5 18 (13.43%) Oracle Developer
6 16 (11.94%) Test Analyst
7 13 (9.70%) Consultant
8 12 (8.96%) Senior Java Developer
9 11 (8.21%) .NET Developer
10 10 (7.46%) Oracle Analyst
10 10 (7.46%) Automation Test Analyst
10 10 (7.46%) Automation Analyst
11 8 (5.97%) C# Developer
12 7 (5.22%) Support Consultant
12 7 (5.22%) Oracle Consultant
12 7 (5.22%) ASP Developer
12 7 (5.22%) Classic ASP Developer
13 6 (4.48%) Analyst Developer
14 5 (3.73%) Functional Consultant
14 5 (3.73%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (44.03%) HTML
2 53 (39.55%) .NET
3 37 (27.61%) XML
4 36 (26.87%) Hibernate
4 36 (26.87%) Spring
4 36 (26.87%) Web Services
5 29 (21.64%) CSS
6 27 (20.15%) REST
7 18 (13.43%) JSON
8 17 (12.69%) Spring MVC
9 16 (11.94%) WCF
9 16 (11.94%) Spring Integration
10 12 (8.96%) ASP.NET
11 11 (8.21%) J2EE
12 9 (6.72%) Classic ASP
12 9 (6.72%) ASP.NET MVC
13 8 (5.97%) WPF
13 8 (5.97%) SOAP
14 7 (5.22%) NHibernate
14 7 (5.22%) MonoRail
Miscellaneous
1 13 (9.70%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (6.72%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (5.97%) Mobile App
3 8 (5.97%) AS400
4 5 (3.73%) HACMP
4 5 (3.73%) Mainframe
4 5 (3.73%) Social Media
5 4 (2.99%) N-Tier
5 4 (2.99%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.99%) Clustering
6 3 (2.24%) GIS
6 3 (2.24%) Open Source
7 2 (1.49%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.75%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 25 (18.66%) UNIX
2 14 (10.45%) Windows
3 11 (8.21%) Linux
4 9 (6.72%) Solaris
5 5 (3.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (3.73%) AIX
6 3 (2.24%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (33.58%) MVC
2 40 (29.85%) OO
3 36 (26.87%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (21.64%) TDD
5 24 (17.91%) System Testing
6 22 (16.42%) Project Management
7 21 (15.67%) OOD
8 20 (14.93%) User Acceptance Testing
9 19 (14.18%) Scrum
10 16 (11.94%) Software Testing
10 16 (11.94%) Test Automation
10 16 (11.94%) Automation Testing
11 15 (11.19%) UML
12 14 (10.45%) Systems Analysis
13 12 (8.96%) E-business
14 10 (7.46%) Business Analysis
14 10 (7.46%) Build Automation
14 10 (7.46%) Web Application Development
15 9 (6.72%) ETL
16 8 (5.97%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 61 (45.52%) Java
2 52 (38.81%) SQL
3 50 (37.31%) JavaScript
4 33 (24.63%) C#
5 28 (20.90%) PL/SQL
6 24 (17.91%) VB.NET
7 16 (11.94%) VB6
7 16 (11.94%) VB
8 8 (5.97%) Python
8 8 (5.97%) Shell Script
9 7 (5.22%) Perl
10 3 (2.24%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.75%) C
11 1 (0.75%) Korn
11 1 (0.75%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (0.75%) Sun Certification
1 1 (0.75%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.24%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (3.73%) NFS
1 5 (3.73%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 5 (3.73%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 2 (1.49%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.75%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 5 (3.73%) Puppet
1 5 (3.73%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (2.99%) OpenView
2 4 (2.99%) Control-M
2 4 (2.99%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.75%) Nagios
Vendors
1 29 (21.64%) Microsoft
2 8 (5.97%) Sun
3 6 (4.48%) HP
4 5 (3.73%) Dell
4 5 (3.73%) Veritas
4 5 (3.73%) Red Hat
4 5 (3.73%) IBM
5 3 (2.24%) ESRI
6 2 (1.49%) Ektron
7 1 (0.75%) Thunderhead
7 1 (0.75%) Business Objects
7 1 (0.75%) Cisco
7 1 (0.75%) CheckPoint
7 1 (0.75%) Symantec
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 Per Annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Kent
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Kent
Premier IT
Posted: 5 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
Proactive Appointments
Salary: Unspecified Up to £38,000
Posted: 6 days ago