The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Lancashire region.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within the Oracle Corporation.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle
Rank 22 34 21
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -13
Permanent jobs citing Oracle 44 27 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 9.46% 5.47% 9.05%
As % of the Vendors category 20.18% 11.74% 20.45%
Number of salaries quoted 36 26 41
Average salary £36,000 £40,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +26.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,250 £72,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Vendors Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
218 230 220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 46.88% 46.56% 44.27%
Number of salaries quoted 179 212 194
Average salary £36,000 £31,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.12% -4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Oracle
North West

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 24 July 2014.

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 24 July 2014. 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
Preston +3 8 £37,500 -6.25% 5
Lancaster - 7 £35,000 - 1
Skelmersdale +1 4 £37,500 - 1
Newton-le-Willows - 3 £21,000 -
Ormskirk - 2 £31,500 -
Blackburn +3 1 £36,000 +60.00%
Chorley -8 1 £19,500 -25.00%
Oracle
North West

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 42 (50.00%) SQL
2 38 (45.24%) .NET
3 37 (44.05%) SQL Server
4 31 (36.90%) C#
5 29 (34.52%) ASP.NET
6 27 (32.14%) MVC
7 19 (22.62%) Web Services
7 19 (22.62%) Agile Software Development
8 18 (21.43%) WPF
8 18 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
8 18 (21.43%) Oracle Database
9 17 (20.24%) Management Information System
10 16 (19.05%) UNIX
10 16 (19.05%) HTML
10 16 (19.05%) Oracle Reports
10 16 (19.05%) Relational Database
10 16 (19.05%) Test Scripting
11 15 (17.86%) Unit Testing
11 15 (17.86%) SOAP
11 15 (17.86%) Finance
12 14 (16.67%) JavaScript
12 14 (16.67%) OO
12 14 (16.67%) Microsoft
12 14 (16.67%) WCF
13 13 (15.48%) Release Management
14 12 (14.29%) HFM
14 12 (14.29%) Aquila
14 12 (14.29%) IBM
14 12 (14.29%) Oracle Financials
14 12 (14.29%) FoxPro (VFP)

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 12 (14.29%) FileNet
2 8 (9.52%) WebLogic
3 6 (7.14%) ColdFusion
4 5 (5.95%) Oracle Workflow
5 4 (4.76%) IIS
6 3 (3.57%) Oracle Application Server
6 3 (3.57%) Oracle 10gAS
7 2 (2.38%) CMS
8 1 (1.19%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (1.19%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (1.19%) SharePoint
8 1 (1.19%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (2.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (14.29%) HFM
1 12 (14.29%) Oracle Financials
2 3 (3.57%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (1.19%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.19%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.19%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (44.05%) SQL Server
2 18 (21.43%) Oracle Database
3 16 (19.05%) Oracle Reports
3 16 (19.05%) Relational Database
4 11 (13.10%) Oracle Database 10g
4 11 (13.10%) Oracle Database 11g
5 7 (8.33%) Oracle Database 12c
5 7 (8.33%) MySQL
6 6 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (4.76%) Oracle9i Database
7 4 (4.76%) MongoDB
7 4 (4.76%) NoSQL
8 3 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (3.57%) RDBMS
9 2 (2.38%) Oracle BI EE
10 1 (1.19%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 1 (1.19%) TKPROF
10 1 (1.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (8.33%) Visual Studio
1 7 (8.33%) Oracle Forms
2 6 (7.14%) PowerBuilder
3 4 (4.76%) NUnit
3 4 (4.76%) TeamCity
3 4 (4.76%) Rhino Mocks
3 4 (4.76%) Moq
3 4 (4.76%) MSTest
4 3 (3.57%) Selenium
5 2 (2.38%) ERwin
5 2 (2.38%) Bugzilla
5 2 (2.38%) JIRA
5 2 (2.38%) SoapUI
6 1 (1.19%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 15 (17.86%) Finance
2 1 (1.19%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 36 (42.86%) Developer
2 28 (33.33%) Analyst
3 19 (22.62%) C# Developer
4 18 (21.43%) .NET Developer
5 14 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
6 12 (14.29%) Technical Analyst
7 8 (9.52%) Software Developer
7 8 (9.52%) DBA
8 7 (8.33%) Administrator
9 6 (7.14%) Oracle DBA
10 4 (4.76%) Programmer
10 4 (4.76%) Support Analyst
10 4 (4.76%) Test Analyst
10 4 (4.76%) Oracle Developer
11 3 (3.57%) SQL DBA
11 3 (3.57%) Software Engineer
11 3 (3.57%) Analyst Programmer
12 2 (2.38%) Help Desk Analyst
12 2 (2.38%) Junior
12 2 (2.38%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (45.24%) .NET
2 29 (34.52%) ASP.NET
3 19 (22.62%) Web Services
4 18 (21.43%) WPF
4 18 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
5 16 (19.05%) HTML
6 15 (17.86%) SOAP
7 14 (16.67%) WCF
8 11 (13.10%) jQuery
8 11 (13.10%) .NET Framework
8 11 (13.10%) REST
9 10 (11.90%) CSS
10 8 (9.52%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 8 (9.52%) Silverlight
11 7 (8.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 7 (8.33%) XML
11 7 (8.33%) WinForms
12 6 (7.14%) HTML5
12 6 (7.14%) RESTful
12 6 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 17 (20.24%) Management Information System
2 6 (7.14%) Mobile App
3 4 (4.76%) Inversion of Control
4 2 (2.38%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.19%) Replication
5 1 (1.19%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 16 (19.05%) UNIX
2 5 (5.95%) Linux
3 3 (3.57%) Windows
4 1 (1.19%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (32.14%) MVC
2 19 (22.62%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (19.05%) Test Scripting
4 15 (17.86%) Unit Testing
5 14 (16.67%) OO
6 13 (15.48%) Release Management
7 12 (14.29%) Validation
8 9 (10.71%) Scrum
9 7 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
10 6 (7.14%) TDD
11 5 (5.95%) Web Development
11 5 (5.95%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (5.95%) Workflow
12 4 (4.76%) Migration
12 4 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
12 4 (4.76%) UML
12 4 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
12 4 (4.76%) Kanban
12 4 (4.76%) Software Engineering
12 4 (4.76%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 42 (50.00%) SQL
2 31 (36.90%) C#
3 14 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 12 (14.29%) FoxPro (VFP)
4 12 (14.29%) Delphi
4 12 (14.29%) VB
5 8 (9.52%) PL/SQL
6 7 (8.33%) VB.NET
7 6 (7.14%) Java
8 4 (4.76%) PHP
8 4 (4.76%) T-SQL
9 3 (3.57%) COBOL
10 2 (2.38%) Python
11 1 (1.19%) C
11 1 (1.19%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.19%) XAML
Qualifications
1 8 (9.52%) Degree
2 2 (2.38%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.19%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.19%) MCP
3 1 (1.19%) MCSE
3 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.38%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (4.76%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 3 (3.57%) Data Guard
2 1 (1.19%) Oracle Statspack
Vendors
1 14 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 12 (14.29%) Aquila
2 12 (14.29%) IBM
2 12 (14.29%) Remedy
3 3 (3.57%) HP
3 3 (3.57%) Citrix
4 1 (1.19%) Business Objects
4 1 (1.19%) Sun
4 1 (1.19%) Informatica
4 1 (1.19%) VMware
Preston, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
CSC
Salary: From £35 to £45 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
CSC
Salary: From £35 to £45 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
CSC
Salary: From £35 to £45 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Lancaster, Lancashire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Skelmersdale, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Lancashire
Lancashire County Council
Salary: From £34,894 to £42,931 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Lancashire
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £40000 - £45500 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago