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 5 August 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
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle
Rank 33 27 32
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +5
Permanent jobs citing Oracle 36 41 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 6.57% 8.54% 6.22%
As % of the Vendors category 15.38% 19.16% 13.84%
Number of salaries quoted 33 35 26
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,200 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £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
234 214 224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 42.70% 44.58% 44.98%
Number of salaries quoted 210 176 204
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +16.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £23,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 5 August 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 5 August 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
Preston -2 13 £37,500 -11.76% 2
Blackburn +2 10 £42,000 +16.66%
Blackpool - 4 £40,000 -
Chorley +1 3 £33,000 +69.23% 1
Lytham St Annes - 2 £43,000 -
Rossendale - 1 £42,500 -
Oracle
North West

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 51 (68.00%) SQL
2 32 (42.67%) SQL Server
3 29 (38.67%) Java
4 24 (32.00%) Finance
5 19 (25.33%) WebSphere
6 17 (22.67%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (21.33%) Oracle Database
7 16 (21.33%) HTML
8 14 (18.67%) Web Services
8 14 (18.67%) XML
9 13 (17.33%) Linux
9 13 (17.33%) Oracle Reports
9 13 (17.33%) JavaScript
9 13 (17.33%) DB2
9 13 (17.33%) Microsoft
10 12 (16.00%) CSS
10 12 (16.00%) PL/SQL
10 12 (16.00%) Relational Database
11 11 (14.67%) Degree
11 11 (14.67%) SharePoint
11 11 (14.67%) OO
12 10 (13.33%) OOD
12 10 (13.33%) Spring
12 10 (13.33%) Hibernate
13 9 (12.00%) Delphi
14 8 (10.67%) C#
14 8 (10.67%) J2EE
14 8 (10.67%) DCOM
14 8 (10.67%) Data Warehouse
14 8 (10.67%) Apache

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 19 (25.33%) WebSphere
2 11 (14.67%) SharePoint
3 8 (10.67%) Apache
4 5 (6.67%) MQSeries
5 3 (4.00%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (2.67%) Tomcat
6 2 (2.67%) FileNet
7 1 (1.33%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 6 (8.00%) MS Office
1 6 (8.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (5.33%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.33%) Acrobat
4 1 (1.33%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (1.33%) InDesign
4 1 (1.33%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (5.33%) Agresso
2 3 (4.00%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (4.00%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (4.00%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (2.67%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (2.67%) Exstream
3 2 (2.67%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (1.33%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.33%) SMS
2 3 (4.00%) SAN
2 3 (4.00%) Firewall
3 1 (1.33%) Network Security
3 1 (1.33%) Intranet
3 1 (1.33%) VPN
3 1 (1.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (42.67%) SQL Server
2 16 (21.33%) Oracle Database
3 13 (17.33%) DB2
3 13 (17.33%) Oracle Reports
4 12 (16.00%) Relational Database
5 8 (10.67%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (9.33%) MySQL
7 6 (8.00%) Crystal Reports
7 6 (8.00%) RDBMS
7 6 (8.00%) Oracle Database 10g
8 5 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (5.33%) MongoDB
9 4 (5.33%) BusinessObjects
9 4 (5.33%) NoSQL
10 3 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (4.00%) Ingres
10 3 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (4.00%) JasperReports
10 3 (4.00%) Oracle Database 11g
11 2 (2.67%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (8.00%) Subversion
2 4 (5.33%) Oracle APEX
2 4 (5.33%) Oracle Forms
2 4 (5.33%) Eclipse
3 3 (4.00%) Ant
3 3 (4.00%) CruiseControl
3 3 (4.00%) PhpStorm
4 1 (1.33%) Dreamweaver
General
1 24 (32.00%) Finance
2 6 (8.00%) Manufacturing
3 3 (4.00%) Billing
3 3 (4.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.33%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 43 (57.33%) Developer
2 19 (25.33%) Java Developer
3 9 (12.00%) Delphi Developer
3 9 (12.00%) DBA
4 8 (10.67%) Senior Developer
5 7 (9.33%) SQL DBA
6 5 (6.67%) SQL Server DBA
6 5 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
6 5 (6.67%) Analyst
6 5 (6.67%) Architect
6 5 (6.67%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 4 (5.33%) Systems Engineer
7 4 (5.33%) Oracle Developer
8 3 (4.00%) C# Developer
8 3 (4.00%) Senior Software Engineer
8 3 (4.00%) Senior C# Developer
8 3 (4.00%) PHP Developer
8 3 (4.00%) Lead Java Developer
8 3 (4.00%) Software Engineer
8 3 (4.00%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (21.33%) HTML
2 14 (18.67%) Web Services
2 14 (18.67%) XML
3 12 (16.00%) CSS
4 10 (13.33%) Hibernate
4 10 (13.33%) Spring
5 8 (10.67%) J2EE
5 8 (10.67%) DCOM
5 8 (10.67%) Java EE
6 7 (9.33%) HTML5
6 7 (9.33%) Struts
6 7 (9.33%) .NET
7 6 (8.00%) EJB
8 5 (6.67%) JSP
8 5 (6.67%) Servlets
8 5 (6.67%) JMS
8 5 (6.67%) CSS3
8 5 (6.67%) jQuery
9 4 (5.33%) RESTful
10 3 (4.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.67%) Client/Server
1 8 (10.67%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (9.33%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (6.67%) Computer Science
3 5 (6.67%) Clustering
4 4 (5.33%) Statistics
4 4 (5.33%) Mathematics
4 4 (5.33%) Life Science
5 3 (4.00%) AS400
5 3 (4.00%) Mainframe
6 2 (2.67%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.33%) W3C
7 1 (1.33%) Tandem
7 1 (1.33%) Oracle Exalytics
7 1 (1.33%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 13 (17.33%) Linux
2 7 (9.33%) Windows
3 5 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (4.00%) VMS
4 3 (4.00%) AIX
4 3 (4.00%) HPUX
4 3 (4.00%) Solaris
5 2 (2.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (22.67%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (14.67%) OO
3 10 (13.33%) OOD
4 8 (10.67%) ERP
4 8 (10.67%) MVC
4 8 (10.67%) Performance Tuning
5 7 (9.33%) E-Commerce
6 6 (8.00%) PRINCE2
6 6 (8.00%) UML
6 6 (8.00%) OOA/OOD
7 5 (6.67%) RAD
7 5 (6.67%) Data Analysis
7 5 (6.67%) Software Engineering
7 5 (6.67%) Open Source
7 5 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
7 5 (6.67%) SDLC
7 5 (6.67%) Multithreading
7 5 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (5.33%) Mentoring
8 4 (5.33%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 51 (68.00%) SQL
2 29 (38.67%) Java
3 13 (17.33%) JavaScript
4 12 (16.00%) PL/SQL
5 9 (12.00%) Delphi
6 8 (10.67%) C#
7 7 (9.33%) COBOL
8 5 (6.67%) PHP
9 3 (4.00%) VB.NET
10 2 (2.67%) VBA
10 2 (2.67%) Perl
11 1 (1.33%) T-SQL
11 1 (1.33%) VBScript
11 1 (1.33%) VB
11 1 (1.33%) R
Qualifications
1 11 (14.67%) Degree
2 4 (5.33%) Oracle Certification
3 3 (4.00%) Sun Certification
3 3 (4.00%) OCPJWCD
3 3 (4.00%) OCPJP
3 3 (4.00%) OCMJD
3 3 (4.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.33%) OCP
5 1 (1.33%) OCA
5 1 (1.33%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.33%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.33%) iptables
Systems Management
1 5 (6.67%) SCOM
2 3 (4.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (1.33%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (1.33%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 13 (17.33%) Microsoft
2 8 (10.67%) IBM
3 5 (6.67%) HP
4 3 (4.00%) EMC
4 3 (4.00%) Cisco
4 3 (4.00%) Informatica
4 3 (4.00%) Novell
4 3 (4.00%) Veritas
4 3 (4.00%) Sun
5 2 (2.67%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (2.67%) webMethods
5 2 (2.67%) SAP
5 2 (2.67%) Siebel
5 2 (2.67%) Software AG
6 1 (1.33%) Hyperion
6 1 (1.33%) Metastorm
6 1 (1.33%) Endeca
6 1 (1.33%) Google
6 1 (1.33%) Percona
6 1 (1.33%) Adobe
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