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 31 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle
Rank 32 29 22
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -7
Permanent jobs citing Oracle 31 41 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 6.09% 8.23% 8.71%
As % of the Vendors category 13.36% 18.64% 21.15%
Number of salaries quoted 25 30 30
Average salary £37,500 £35,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.63% -11.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £30,000 £27,184
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £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
232 220 208
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 45.58% 44.18% 41.19%
Number of salaries quoted 198 171 189
Average salary £30,459 £36,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.39% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £23,150 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £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 31 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 31 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 10 £36,250 -14.70%
Blackpool - 7 £20,500 - 1
Chorley -2 6 £28,000 +43.58% 4
Blackburn -3 4 £42,250 +17.36%
Rossendale - 1 £42,500 -
Oracle
North West

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 31 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 44 (63.77%) SQL
2 25 (36.23%) Java
3 23 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 22 (31.88%) Finance
5 20 (28.99%) Oracle Database
6 17 (24.64%) WebSphere
7 14 (20.29%) Microsoft
8 13 (18.84%) Oracle Reports
8 13 (18.84%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (17.39%) Relational Database
9 12 (17.39%) Linux
9 12 (17.39%) Web Services
9 12 (17.39%) PL/SQL
10 11 (15.94%) HTML
10 11 (15.94%) DB2
10 11 (15.94%) OO
10 11 (15.94%) Degree
11 10 (14.49%) Spring
11 10 (14.49%) Hibernate
11 10 (14.49%) Analytical Skills
11 10 (14.49%) MS Excel
11 10 (14.49%) OOD
11 10 (14.49%) MS Office
11 10 (14.49%) XML
11 10 (14.49%) JavaScript
12 9 (13.04%) Delphi
12 9 (13.04%) CSS
12 9 (13.04%) MS PowerPoint
13 8 (11.59%) Java EE
13 8 (11.59%) Oracle Database 10g

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 17 (24.64%) WebSphere
2 8 (11.59%) SharePoint
3 6 (8.70%) Apache
4 5 (7.25%) MQSeries
5 3 (4.35%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (2.90%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.45%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 10 (14.49%) MS Office
1 10 (14.49%) MS Excel
2 9 (13.04%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (7.25%) Photoshop
3 5 (7.25%) Acrobat
3 5 (7.25%) Adobe Illustrator
3 5 (7.25%) InDesign
4 4 (5.80%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (5.80%) Agresso
2 3 (4.35%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (4.35%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (2.90%) Oracle ERP
3 2 (2.90%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (1.45%) HFM
4 1 (1.45%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.25%) Intranet
1 5 (7.25%) Firewall
2 2 (2.90%) WAN
2 2 (2.90%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.90%) SMS
3 1 (1.45%) VoIP
3 1 (1.45%) LAN
3 1 (1.45%) VPN
3 1 (1.45%) DNS
3 1 (1.45%) SAN
3 1 (1.45%) Wireless
3 1 (1.45%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 20 (28.99%) Oracle Database
3 13 (18.84%) Oracle Reports
4 12 (17.39%) Relational Database
5 11 (15.94%) DB2
6 8 (11.59%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (11.59%) Oracle Database 10g
7 7 (10.14%) Oracle Database 11g
8 6 (8.70%) MySQL
8 6 (8.70%) RDBMS
8 6 (8.70%) Crystal Reports
9 4 (5.80%) BusinessObjects
10 3 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (4.35%) JasperReports
10 3 (4.35%) Oracle Database 12c
11 2 (2.90%) MongoDB
11 2 (2.90%) NoSQL
11 2 (2.90%) PostgreSQL
12 1 (1.45%) Essbase
12 1 (1.45%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 5 (7.25%) Dreamweaver
2 4 (5.80%) Oracle Forms
2 4 (5.80%) Eclipse
2 4 (5.80%) Subversion
2 4 (5.80%) Oracle APEX
3 3 (4.35%) Ant
3 3 (4.35%) CruiseControl
4 2 (2.90%) PhpStorm
General
1 22 (31.88%) Finance
2 6 (8.70%) Manufacturing
3 5 (7.25%) Marketing
4 2 (2.90%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.45%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.45%) Billing
Job Titles
1 38 (55.07%) Developer
2 19 (27.54%) Java Developer
3 9 (13.04%) Delphi Developer
3 9 (13.04%) Analyst
4 6 (8.70%) Consultant
5 5 (7.25%) Support Analyst
5 5 (7.25%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 4 (5.80%) Systems Engineer
6 4 (5.80%) DBA
6 4 (5.80%) Senior Developer
6 4 (5.80%) Junior
6 4 (5.80%) Junior DBA
6 4 (5.80%) Junior Oracle DBA
6 4 (5.80%) Oracle DBA
6 4 (5.80%) Oracle Developer
7 3 (4.35%) Senior Software Engineer
7 3 (4.35%) Java Software Engineer
7 3 (4.35%) Lead Java Developer
7 3 (4.35%) Software Engineer
7 3 (4.35%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (17.39%) Web Services
2 11 (15.94%) HTML
3 10 (14.49%) XML
3 10 (14.49%) Hibernate
3 10 (14.49%) Spring
4 9 (13.04%) CSS
5 8 (11.59%) J2EE
5 8 (11.59%) DCOM
5 8 (11.59%) Java EE
6 7 (10.14%) Struts
6 7 (10.14%) HTML5
7 6 (8.70%) EJB
8 5 (7.25%) .NET
8 5 (7.25%) JSP
8 5 (7.25%) Servlets
8 5 (7.25%) JMS
8 5 (7.25%) CSS3
9 4 (5.80%) jQuery
10 3 (4.35%) REST
10 3 (4.35%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.49%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (11.59%) Client/Server
3 7 (10.14%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (8.70%) Management Information System
5 5 (7.25%) Computer Science
6 4 (5.80%) Life Science
6 4 (5.80%) Statistics
6 4 (5.80%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.45%) Oracle Exalytics
7 1 (1.45%) AS400
7 1 (1.45%) Tandem
7 1 (1.45%) W3C
7 1 (1.45%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.45%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 12 (17.39%) Linux
2 5 (7.25%) UNIX
3 2 (2.90%) Windows
3 2 (2.90%) AIX
3 2 (2.90%) Solaris
4 1 (1.45%) VMS
4 1 (1.45%) Android
4 1 (1.45%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (18.84%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (15.94%) OO
3 10 (14.49%) OOD
4 8 (11.59%) ERP
5 7 (10.14%) E-Commerce
6 6 (8.70%) PRINCE2
6 6 (8.70%) UML
6 6 (8.70%) OOA/OOD
6 6 (8.70%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (7.25%) Open Source
7 5 (7.25%) SDLC
7 5 (7.25%) ITIL
7 5 (7.25%) RAD
7 5 (7.25%) Multithreading
7 5 (7.25%) MVC
7 5 (7.25%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (7.25%) Content Management
7 5 (7.25%) Data Analysis
7 5 (7.25%) Software Engineering
8 4 (5.80%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 44 (63.77%) SQL
2 25 (36.23%) Java
3 12 (17.39%) PL/SQL
4 10 (14.49%) JavaScript
5 9 (13.04%) Delphi
6 7 (10.14%) COBOL
7 6 (8.70%) C#
8 4 (5.80%) PHP
9 2 (2.90%) VBA
9 2 (2.90%) Perl
10 1 (1.45%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.45%) VBScript
10 1 (1.45%) VB
10 1 (1.45%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.45%) R
Qualifications
1 11 (15.94%) Degree
2 7 (10.14%) Security Cleared
3 4 (5.80%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (5.80%) Oracle Certification
4 3 (4.35%) Sun Certification
4 3 (4.35%) OCPJWCD
4 3 (4.35%) OCPJP
4 3 (4.35%) OCMJD
5 1 (1.45%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.45%) A+ Certification
5 1 (1.45%) OCP
5 1 (1.45%) OCA
5 1 (1.45%) MCP
5 1 (1.45%) MCSE
5 1 (1.45%) PhD
5 1 (1.45%) CCNP
5 1 (1.45%) CCNA
5 1 (1.45%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 2 (2.90%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.45%) iptables
2 1 (1.45%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (4.35%) Oracle RMAN
1 3 (4.35%) Data Guard
2 1 (1.45%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 14 (20.29%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.25%) Adobe
3 4 (5.80%) IBM
4 3 (4.35%) Sun
4 3 (4.35%) Cisco
5 2 (2.90%) SAP
5 2 (2.90%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (2.90%) VMware
5 2 (2.90%) Google
6 1 (1.45%) Percona
6 1 (1.45%) Endeca
6 1 (1.45%) Metastorm
6 1 (1.45%) HP
6 1 (1.45%) EMC
6 1 (1.45%) Hyperion
6 1 (1.45%) Informatica
6 1 (1.45%) Novell
6 1 (1.45%) Veritas
6 1 (1.45%) Apple
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