The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Oracle products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Oracle over the 3 months to 3 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle
Rank 21 17 19
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +2
Permanent jobs citing Oracle 43 52 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 9.05% 11.90% 8.67%
As % of the Vendors category 18.70% 27.51% 16.87%
Number of salaries quoted 37 50 38
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,600 £23,850 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,215 £50,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Oracle
North West

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

Vendors Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
230 189 243
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 48.42% 43.25% 51.37%
Number of salaries quoted 209 156 217
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +4.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Oracle
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

Oracle Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Oracle
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Oracle Salary Trend in Lancashire

Oracle
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

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

Oracle Salary Histogram in Lancashire

Oracle
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 3 March 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
Blackburn - 12 £40,000 - 2
Lytham St Annes - 9 £35,000 -
Chorley +9 7 £47,500 -5.00% 2
Blackpool - 4 £61,215 - 1
Accrington -4 3 £40,000 +77.77%
Preston -4 3 £37,500 +4.16% 2
Burnley - 2 £36,250 -
Oracle
North West

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 43 (49.43%) SQL
2 34 (39.08%) SQL Server
3 30 (34.48%) Java
4 25 (28.74%) XML
5 23 (26.44%) Analytical Skills
6 22 (25.29%) HTML
7 21 (24.14%) CSS
8 20 (22.99%) .NET
9 19 (21.84%) Agile Software Development
10 18 (20.69%) MVC
11 17 (19.54%) SAP
11 17 (19.54%) Informatica
12 16 (18.39%) JavaScript
12 16 (18.39%) PL/SQL
12 16 (18.39%) Mentoring
13 15 (17.24%) Linux
13 15 (17.24%) SharePoint
14 14 (16.09%) XSLT
14 14 (16.09%) Web Services
15 13 (14.94%) C#
15 13 (14.94%) Finance
16 12 (13.79%) Business Intelligence
16 12 (13.79%) Oracle BI Publisher
16 12 (13.79%) JSON
17 11 (12.64%) Stakeholder Management
18 10 (11.49%) Telecoms
18 10 (11.49%) ETL
18 10 (11.49%) PHP
18 10 (11.49%) TDD
18 10 (11.49%) Billing

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 15 (17.24%) SharePoint
2 7 (8.05%) Apache
3 4 (4.60%) FileNet
3 4 (4.60%) WebSphere
4 3 (3.45%) Tomcat
5 2 (2.30%) WebLogic
5 2 (2.30%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (2.30%) nginx
5 2 (2.30%) OpenStack
6 1 (1.15%) WordPress
6 1 (1.15%) ColdFusion
6 1 (1.15%) WebLogic Portal
6 1 (1.15%) IIS
Business Applications
1 5 (5.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (4.60%) Oracle Financials
2 4 (4.60%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (4.60%) Exstream
3 2 (2.30%) Oracle Payables
3 2 (2.30%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (1.15%) SAP xMII
4 1 (1.15%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (1.15%) SAP CO
4 1 (1.15%) SAP FI
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.60%) SMS
1 4 (4.60%) SAN
2 2 (2.30%) Firewall
2 2 (2.30%) Network Security
2 2 (2.30%) Asterisk PBX
2 2 (2.30%) OpenVPN
2 2 (2.30%) VoIP
2 2 (2.30%) DNS
2 2 (2.30%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (39.08%) SQL Server
2 12 (13.79%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 10 (11.49%) Oracle BI EE
3 10 (11.49%) MongoDB
3 10 (11.49%) NoSQL
4 9 (10.34%) MySQL
4 9 (10.34%) Oracle Database
5 8 (9.20%) DB2
6 6 (6.90%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (4.60%) Big Data
7 4 (4.60%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (4.60%) Oracle Reports
7 4 (4.60%) Ingres
7 4 (4.60%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (3.45%) Relational Database
9 2 (2.30%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (1.15%) Oracle Database 12c
10 1 (1.15%) SAP HANA
10 1 (1.15%) RDBMS
10 1 (1.15%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 10 (11.49%) Subversion
2 7 (8.05%) Oracle Forms
3 6 (6.90%) Zend Studio
4 3 (3.45%) ERwin
4 3 (3.45%) Xcode
5 2 (2.30%) JBuilder
6 1 (1.15%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.15%) PowerBuilder
6 1 (1.15%) PhpStorm
6 1 (1.15%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (14.94%) Finance
2 10 (11.49%) Telecoms
2 10 (11.49%) Billing
3 4 (4.60%) Marketing
4 3 (3.45%) Retail
5 1 (1.15%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 42 (48.28%) Developer
2 15 (17.24%) Senior Developer
3 12 (13.79%) Solutions Architect
3 12 (13.79%) Architect
4 11 (12.64%) Consultant
4 11 (12.64%) C# Developer
5 10 (11.49%) Senior C# Developer
6 9 (10.34%) Analyst
7 8 (9.20%) DBA
7 8 (9.20%) SAP Basis Consultant
7 8 (9.20%) SAP Consultant
7 8 (9.20%) SQL DBA
8 7 (8.05%) PHP Developer
9 6 (6.90%) SQL Server DBA
10 5 (5.75%) OBIEE Developer
11 4 (4.60%) Senior Applications Developer
11 4 (4.60%) Java Developer
11 4 (4.60%) Oracle Developer
11 4 (4.60%) Applications Developer
11 4 (4.60%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (28.74%) XML
2 22 (25.29%) HTML
3 21 (24.14%) CSS
4 20 (22.99%) .NET
5 14 (16.09%) XSLT
5 14 (16.09%) Web Services
6 12 (13.79%) JSON
7 10 (11.49%) jQuery
7 10 (11.49%) RESTful
8 8 (9.20%) SAP Basis
9 6 (6.90%) Backbone.js
10 3 (3.45%) Cocoa Touch
10 3 (3.45%) HTML5
10 3 (3.45%) Cocoa
10 3 (3.45%) Classic ASP
10 3 (3.45%) ASP.NET
11 2 (2.30%) J2EE
11 2 (2.30%) Middleware
12 1 (1.15%) Hibernate
12 1 (1.15%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 23 (26.44%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (9.20%) Clustering
3 5 (5.75%) Life Science
4 4 (4.60%) Mainframe
4 4 (4.60%) AS400
5 3 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (2.30%) Replication
7 1 (1.15%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.15%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.15%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.15%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 15 (17.24%) Linux
2 7 (8.05%) Windows
3 6 (6.90%) Solaris
3 6 (6.90%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (6.90%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (5.75%) AIX
5 4 (4.60%) HPUX
5 4 (4.60%) VMS
6 3 (3.45%) Apple iOS
6 3 (3.45%) UNIX
7 2 (2.30%) FreeBSD
7 2 (2.30%) OpenBSD
7 2 (2.30%) Ubuntu
7 2 (2.30%) CentOS
8 1 (1.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.15%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (21.84%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (20.69%) MVC
3 16 (18.39%) Mentoring
4 12 (13.79%) Business Intelligence
5 11 (12.64%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (11.49%) ETL
6 10 (11.49%) TDD
6 10 (11.49%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (11.49%) Waterfall
6 10 (11.49%) Performance Tuning
7 8 (9.20%) Change Control
7 8 (9.20%) Disaster Recovery
8 7 (8.05%) Performance Management
9 6 (6.90%) Capacity Planning
9 6 (6.90%) Data Modelling
9 6 (6.90%) Root Cause Analysis
10 5 (5.75%) Migration
10 5 (5.75%) Scrum
11 4 (4.60%) Service Management
11 4 (4.60%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 43 (49.43%) SQL
2 30 (34.48%) Java
3 16 (18.39%) JavaScript
3 16 (18.39%) PL/SQL
4 13 (14.94%) C#
5 10 (11.49%) PHP
6 7 (8.05%) VB.NET
6 7 (8.05%) ABAP
7 4 (4.60%) Python
8 3 (3.45%) Objective-C
8 3 (3.45%) COBOL
9 2 (2.30%) Perl
9 2 (2.30%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.15%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (10.34%) Security Cleared
2 6 (6.90%) VCP4
3 2 (2.30%) ISEB
3 2 (2.30%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.15%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.15%) Degree
4 1 (1.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.45%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (2.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.30%) Postfix
2 2 (2.30%) Sendmail
2 2 (2.30%) Varnish
2 2 (2.30%) Dovecot
2 2 (2.30%) Openswan
2 2 (2.30%) SpamAssassin
2 2 (2.30%) OpenSIPS
2 2 (2.30%) Corosync
2 2 (2.30%) KVM
2 2 (2.30%) Ceph
2 2 (2.30%) NFS
2 2 (2.30%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 6 (6.90%) SCOM
2 4 (4.60%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (2.30%) Nagios
3 2 (2.30%) Cacti
3 2 (2.30%) Munin
3 2 (2.30%) yum
3 2 (2.30%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 2 (2.30%) logstash
3 2 (2.30%) Rsyslog
3 2 (2.30%) Bacula
Vendors
1 17 (19.54%) Informatica
1 17 (19.54%) SAP
2 8 (9.20%) IBM
2 8 (9.20%) Microsoft
2 8 (9.20%) HP
3 7 (8.05%) Zend
4 4 (4.60%) webMethods
4 4 (4.60%) Siebel
4 4 (4.60%) Cisco
4 4 (4.60%) EMC
4 4 (4.60%) Software AG
4 4 (4.60%) Novell
4 4 (4.60%) Veritas
5 3 (3.45%) Red Hat
5 3 (3.45%) Apple
6 2 (2.30%) VMware
6 2 (2.30%) SolarWinds
6 2 (2.30%) Percona
7 1 (1.15%) Pegasus
7 1 (1.15%) Business Objects
Chorley, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Blackburn
Ascent People
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Chorley
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Blackburn
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
QA Limited
Salary: £150.00 per week
Posted: 8 days ago