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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle
Rank 38 54 51
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -3
Permanent jobs citing Oracle 75 48 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 6.89% 4.35% 3.69%
As % of the Vendors category 14.07% 10.57% 7.51%
Number of salaries quoted 73 42 16
Average salary £47,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.45% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,800 £31,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £80,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
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
533 454 346
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 48.99% 41.12% 49.08%
Number of salaries quoted 476 399 284
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,650 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.62% -

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 30 January 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 30 January 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
Folkestone -3 11 £33,500 -4.28%
Dartford - 7 £35,000 - 1
Faversham - 7 £57,500 -
Maidstone +10 6 £47,500 +52.00% 2
Tunbridge Wells +8 3 £75,000 -3.22%
West Malling +3 3 £45,000 +38.46%
Sevenoaks - 1 £54,000 -
Tonbridge - 1 £40,000 -
Oracle
South East

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 92 (56.44%) SQL Server
2 78 (47.85%) .NET
3 68 (41.72%) Java
4 67 (41.10%) HTML
5 66 (40.49%) SQL
6 64 (39.26%) XML
7 57 (34.97%) C#
8 56 (34.36%) MVC
9 55 (33.74%) JavaScript
10 52 (31.90%) VB.NET
11 51 (31.29%) OO
12 45 (27.61%) Web Services
12 45 (27.61%) Spring
13 44 (26.99%) Hibernate
14 41 (25.15%) Maven
14 41 (25.15%) CSS
15 40 (24.54%) MySQL
16 39 (23.93%) TDD
17 38 (23.31%) PL/SQL
18 36 (22.09%) Project Management
19 35 (21.47%) Agile Software Development
20 34 (20.86%) Finance
21 31 (19.02%) OOD
21 31 (19.02%) REST
22 28 (17.18%) Microsoft
22 28 (17.18%) JSON
23 26 (15.95%) ETL
24 22 (13.50%) VB
24 22 (13.50%) System Testing
24 22 (13.50%) VB6

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 7 (4.29%) Apache
2 5 (3.07%) Oracle Workflow
3 2 (1.23%) Lync
3 2 (1.23%) SAS
3 2 (1.23%) Tomcat
3 2 (1.23%) JBoss
4 1 (0.61%) IIS
4 1 (0.61%) Documentum
4 1 (0.61%) ArcGIS
4 1 (0.61%) ArcIMS
Applications
1 18 (11.04%) MS Excel
2 16 (9.82%) MS Office
3 3 (1.84%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 5 (3.07%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (2.45%) Oracle Receivables
2 4 (2.45%) Oracle Cash Management
2 4 (2.45%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
2 4 (2.45%) Oracle Financials
3 2 (1.23%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.52%) Firewall
2 7 (4.29%) LDAP
2 7 (4.29%) TCP/IP
2 7 (4.29%) DNS
2 7 (4.29%) SAN
3 5 (3.07%) CTI
4 4 (2.45%) Internet
4 4 (2.45%) VPN
5 2 (1.23%) VLAN
5 2 (1.23%) LAN
5 2 (1.23%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 92 (56.44%) SQL Server
2 40 (24.54%) MySQL
3 21 (12.88%) Oracle Reports
4 18 (11.04%) DataStage
5 12 (7.36%) Oracle Database
6 9 (5.52%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (3.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (3.07%) Relational Database
9 4 (2.45%) Oracle Database 11g
9 4 (2.45%) DTS
10 3 (1.84%) Oracle Database 10g
10 3 (1.84%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (1.23%) Big Data
11 2 (1.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (1.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (1.23%) RDBMS
11 2 (1.23%) EDMS
12 1 (0.61%) PowerCenter
12 1 (0.61%) PostgreSQL
12 1 (0.61%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 41 (25.15%) Maven
2 20 (12.27%) NUnit
3 14 (8.59%) Subversion
4 13 (7.98%) JUnit
4 13 (7.98%) jMock
4 13 (7.98%) Mockito
5 12 (7.36%) Team Foundation Server
6 9 (5.52%) Selenium
7 8 (4.91%) Rhino Mocks
8 7 (4.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 6 (3.68%) Oracle Forms
10 3 (1.84%) Jenkins
11 2 (1.23%) JIRA
12 1 (0.61%) Visual Studio
12 1 (0.61%) PVCS
12 1 (0.61%) Eclipse
12 1 (0.61%) Rational Application Developer
General
1 34 (20.86%) Finance
2 7 (4.29%) Banking
3 6 (3.68%) Legal
4 5 (3.07%) Marketing
5 1 (0.61%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 86 (52.76%) Developer
2 39 (23.93%) Java Developer
3 30 (18.40%) Consultant
4 25 (15.34%) Analyst
5 16 (9.82%) Senior Developer
6 15 (9.20%) Graduate
7 12 (7.36%) .NET Developer
7 12 (7.36%) Test Analyst
8 9 (5.52%) Junior
8 9 (5.52%) Senior Java Developer
9 8 (4.91%) Graduate Developer
9 8 (4.91%) ASP Developer
9 8 (4.91%) Junior Developer
9 8 (4.91%) Oracle Developer
9 8 (4.91%) Classic ASP Developer
10 7 (4.29%) Business Analyst
11 6 (3.68%) Graduate Java Developer
11 6 (3.68%) Junior Java Developer
12 5 (3.07%) Web Developer
12 5 (3.07%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (47.85%) .NET
2 67 (41.10%) HTML
3 64 (39.26%) XML
4 45 (27.61%) Web Services
4 45 (27.61%) Spring
5 44 (26.99%) Hibernate
6 41 (25.15%) CSS
7 31 (19.02%) REST
8 28 (17.18%) JSON
9 22 (13.50%) Spring Integration
10 20 (12.27%) WCF
11 17 (10.43%) WPF
12 16 (9.82%) Spring MVC
13 13 (7.98%) J2EE
14 12 (7.36%) ASP.NET Web API
14 12 (7.36%) Classic ASP
15 11 (6.75%) ASP.NET
16 8 (4.91%) MonoRail
16 8 (4.91%) NHibernate
16 8 (4.91%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 19 (11.66%) AS400
2 13 (7.98%) Enterprise Software
2 13 (7.98%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (7.36%) N-Tier
4 9 (5.52%) Management Information System
5 8 (4.91%) Mobile App
6 6 (3.68%) Clustering
6 6 (3.68%) Mainframe
7 5 (3.07%) HACMP
7 5 (3.07%) Social Media
8 3 (1.84%) GIS
8 3 (1.84%) Open Source
9 2 (1.23%) Mathematics
9 2 (1.23%) Replication
10 1 (0.61%) Tandem
10 1 (0.61%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.61%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 18 (11.04%) Linux
2 16 (9.82%) Windows
3 14 (8.59%) UNIX
4 13 (7.98%) AIX
5 9 (5.52%) Solaris
6 7 (4.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (1.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (34.36%) MVC
2 51 (31.29%) OO
3 39 (23.93%) TDD
4 36 (22.09%) Project Management
5 35 (21.47%) Agile Software Development
6 31 (19.02%) OOD
7 26 (15.95%) ETL
8 22 (13.50%) System Testing
8 22 (13.50%) Migration
9 21 (12.88%) Scrum
10 17 (10.43%) Systems Analysis
11 15 (9.20%) User Acceptance Testing
12 13 (7.98%) UML
12 13 (7.98%) Build Automation
13 12 (7.36%) Automation Testing
13 12 (7.36%) MVVM
13 12 (7.36%) Test Automation
13 12 (7.36%) Software Testing
14 11 (6.75%) Web Application Development
15 9 (5.52%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 68 (41.72%) Java
2 66 (40.49%) SQL
3 57 (34.97%) C#
4 55 (33.74%) JavaScript
5 52 (31.90%) VB.NET
6 38 (23.31%) PL/SQL
7 22 (13.50%) VB
7 22 (13.50%) VB6
8 8 (4.91%) Perl
9 5 (3.07%) Python
9 5 (3.07%) T-SQL
9 5 (3.07%) Shell Script
10 4 (2.45%) PHP
11 2 (1.23%) Ruby
11 2 (1.23%) C++
11 2 (1.23%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (5.52%) Degree
2 4 (2.45%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (0.61%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (3.07%) PCI DSS
2 3 (1.84%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (4.29%) NFS
2 5 (3.07%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 5 (3.07%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (0.61%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.61%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (4.29%) Puppet
1 7 (4.29%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (4.29%) OpenView
1 7 (4.29%) Control-M
1 7 (4.29%) NetBackup
2 2 (1.23%) WMI
3 1 (0.61%) Nagios
Vendors
1 28 (17.18%) Microsoft
2 11 (6.75%) IBM
3 9 (5.52%) Sun
4 7 (4.29%) HP
4 7 (4.29%) Dell
4 7 (4.29%) Veritas
4 7 (4.29%) Red Hat
5 6 (3.68%) Apple
5 6 (3.68%) CheckPoint
5 6 (3.68%) Cisco
6 5 (3.07%) Thunderhead
7 3 (1.84%) Chordiant
7 3 (1.84%) Adobe
7 3 (1.84%) Pega
7 3 (1.84%) Unica
7 3 (1.84%) Eloqua
8 2 (1.23%) Hyperion
8 2 (1.23%) Siebel
9 1 (0.61%) ESRI
9 1 (0.61%) Symantec
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Posted: Yesterday
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