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 27 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle
Rank 15 16 23
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +7
Permanent jobs citing Oracle 41 48 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 9.65% 10.43% 7.76%
As % of the Vendors category 18.89% 25.13% 16.31%
Number of salaries quoted 35 46 36
Average salary £40,000 £34,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.94% +11.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,100 £25,750 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,215 £42,500 £45,050
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,624 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.57% +0.29%
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
217 191 233
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 51.06% 41.52% 47.55%
Number of salaries quoted 197 160 208
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £42,500
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 27 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 27 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 +1 10 £40,000 +26.98% 1
Lytham St Annes - 9 £35,000 -
Chorley - 6 £47,500 - 1
Preston -1 4 £33,750 -0.73% 1
Blackpool - 4 £61,215 - 1
Burnley - 2 £36,250 -
Rossendale - 2 £42,500 - 1
Accrington - 1 £72,500 -
Oracle
North West

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 27 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 (53.09%) SQL
2 38 (46.91%) SQL Server
3 32 (39.51%) Java
4 26 (32.10%) XML
5 23 (28.40%) HTML
6 22 (27.16%) CSS
6 22 (27.16%) Agile Software Development
7 21 (25.93%) Analytical Skills
8 19 (23.46%) MVC
8 19 (23.46%) JavaScript
9 18 (22.22%) .NET
9 18 (22.22%) Linux
10 17 (20.99%) Mentoring
11 16 (19.75%) SharePoint
11 16 (19.75%) Informatica
12 15 (18.52%) Web Services
13 14 (17.28%) XSLT
14 13 (16.05%) SAP
14 13 (16.05%) PL/SQL
14 13 (16.05%) C#
14 13 (16.05%) Subversion
14 13 (16.05%) JSON
15 12 (14.81%) Oracle BI Publisher
15 12 (14.81%) Business Intelligence
16 11 (13.58%) PHP
16 11 (13.58%) Stakeholder Management
16 11 (13.58%) TDD
16 11 (13.58%) Telecoms
16 11 (13.58%) Performance Tuning
16 11 (13.58%) Billing

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 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 16 (19.75%) SharePoint
2 10 (12.35%) Apache
3 5 (6.17%) WebSphere
4 4 (4.94%) FileNet
5 3 (3.70%) Tomcat
6 2 (2.47%) Oracle Workflow
6 2 (2.47%) nginx
6 2 (2.47%) OpenStack
7 1 (1.23%) WordPress
7 1 (1.23%) IIS
Business Applications
1 4 (4.94%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (4.94%) Exstream
1 4 (4.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (3.70%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (1.23%) SAP xMII
3 1 (1.23%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (1.23%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.47%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.17%) SMS
1 5 (6.17%) SAN
2 2 (2.47%) Firewall
2 2 (2.47%) Network Security
2 2 (2.47%) Asterisk PBX
2 2 (2.47%) OpenVPN
2 2 (2.47%) VoIP
2 2 (2.47%) DNS
2 2 (2.47%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (46.91%) SQL Server
2 12 (14.81%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 11 (13.58%) MongoDB
3 11 (13.58%) NoSQL
4 10 (12.35%) MySQL
4 10 (12.35%) Oracle BI EE
5 9 (11.11%) DB2
6 6 (7.41%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (7.41%) Oracle Database
7 5 (6.17%) Oracle Reports
7 5 (6.17%) Ingres
8 4 (4.94%) Big Data
8 4 (4.94%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (3.70%) Oracle Database 11g
9 3 (3.70%) Relational Database
10 2 (2.47%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (2.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (2.47%) JasperReports
10 2 (2.47%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (1.23%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 13 (16.05%) Subversion
2 6 (7.41%) Zend Studio
3 4 (4.94%) Oracle Forms
4 3 (3.70%) Eclipse
4 3 (3.70%) Xcode
5 2 (2.47%) CruiseControl
5 2 (2.47%) PhpStorm
5 2 (2.47%) ERwin
5 2 (2.47%) JBuilder
5 2 (2.47%) Ant
General
1 11 (13.58%) Telecoms
1 11 (13.58%) Billing
2 9 (11.11%) Finance
3 4 (4.94%) Marketing
4 3 (3.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 42 (51.85%) Developer
2 16 (19.75%) Senior Developer
3 13 (16.05%) Solutions Architect
3 13 (16.05%) Architect
4 12 (14.81%) C# Developer
5 11 (13.58%) Senior C# Developer
6 10 (12.35%) Consultant
7 8 (9.88%) DBA
7 8 (9.88%) PHP Developer
7 8 (9.88%) SAP Consultant
7 8 (9.88%) SAP Basis Consultant
7 8 (9.88%) SQL DBA
8 6 (7.41%) SQL Server DBA
9 5 (6.17%) OBIEE Developer
10 4 (4.94%) Java Developer
10 4 (4.94%) Applications Developer
10 4 (4.94%) Senior Applications Developer
11 3 (3.70%) Applications Architect
11 3 (3.70%) Oracle Developer
11 3 (3.70%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (32.10%) XML
2 23 (28.40%) HTML
3 22 (27.16%) CSS
4 18 (22.22%) .NET
5 15 (18.52%) Web Services
6 14 (17.28%) XSLT
7 13 (16.05%) JSON
8 11 (13.58%) RESTful
9 10 (12.35%) jQuery
10 8 (9.88%) SAP Basis
11 6 (7.41%) Backbone.js
12 3 (3.70%) Cocoa Touch
12 3 (3.70%) HTML5
12 3 (3.70%) Cocoa
12 3 (3.70%) Classic ASP
12 3 (3.70%) ASP.NET
13 2 (2.47%) J2EE
13 2 (2.47%) SOAP
13 2 (2.47%) REST
14 1 (1.23%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 21 (25.93%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (9.88%) Clustering
3 5 (6.17%) Mainframe
3 5 (6.17%) AS400
3 5 (6.17%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (4.94%) Life Science
5 2 (2.47%) Open Source
5 2 (2.47%) Replication
6 1 (1.23%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.23%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.23%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 18 (22.22%) Linux
2 7 (8.64%) Windows
2 7 (8.64%) Solaris
3 6 (7.41%) AIX
3 6 (7.41%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (7.41%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (6.17%) VMS
4 5 (6.17%) HPUX
5 3 (3.70%) Apple iOS
6 2 (2.47%) OpenBSD
6 2 (2.47%) Ubuntu
6 2 (2.47%) CentOS
6 2 (2.47%) UNIX
6 2 (2.47%) FreeBSD
7 1 (1.23%) SUSE
7 1 (1.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (27.16%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (23.46%) MVC
3 17 (20.99%) Mentoring
4 12 (14.81%) Business Intelligence
5 11 (13.58%) TDD
5 11 (13.58%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (13.58%) Performance Tuning
5 11 (13.58%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (13.58%) Waterfall
6 10 (12.35%) ETL
7 8 (9.88%) Disaster Recovery
7 8 (9.88%) Change Control
8 7 (8.64%) Performance Management
8 7 (8.64%) Scrum
9 6 (7.41%) Root Cause Analysis
9 6 (7.41%) Capacity Planning
10 5 (6.17%) Migration
10 5 (6.17%) Service Management
10 5 (6.17%) Data Modelling
11 4 (4.94%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 43 (53.09%) SQL
2 32 (39.51%) Java
3 19 (23.46%) JavaScript
4 13 (16.05%) C#
4 13 (16.05%) PL/SQL
5 11 (13.58%) PHP
6 8 (9.88%) VB.NET
7 7 (8.64%) ABAP
8 3 (3.70%) Python
8 3 (3.70%) Objective-C
8 3 (3.70%) COBOL
9 2 (2.47%) Perl
9 2 (2.47%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.23%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (8.64%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (1.23%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.70%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.70%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (2.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.47%) Postfix
2 2 (2.47%) Sendmail
2 2 (2.47%) Varnish
2 2 (2.47%) Dovecot
2 2 (2.47%) Openswan
2 2 (2.47%) SpamAssassin
2 2 (2.47%) OpenSIPS
2 2 (2.47%) Corosync
2 2 (2.47%) KVM
2 2 (2.47%) Ceph
2 2 (2.47%) iptables
2 2 (2.47%) NFS
2 2 (2.47%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 6 (7.41%) SCOM
2 5 (6.17%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (2.47%) Nagios
3 2 (2.47%) Cacti
3 2 (2.47%) Munin
3 2 (2.47%) yum
3 2 (2.47%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 2 (2.47%) logstash
3 2 (2.47%) Rsyslog
3 2 (2.47%) Bacula
3 2 (2.47%) Pacemaker
Vendors
1 16 (19.75%) Informatica
2 13 (16.05%) SAP
3 9 (11.11%) IBM
3 9 (11.11%) HP
4 7 (8.64%) Zend
4 7 (8.64%) Microsoft
5 5 (6.17%) Novell
5 5 (6.17%) Veritas
5 5 (6.17%) Cisco
5 5 (6.17%) EMC
6 4 (4.94%) Software AG
6 4 (4.94%) webMethods
6 4 (4.94%) Siebel
7 3 (3.70%) Red Hat
7 3 (3.70%) Apple
8 2 (2.47%) VMware
8 2 (2.47%) SolarWinds
8 2 (2.47%) Percona
Blackburn
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Preston, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 35,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Rossendale, Lancashire
Optimus Search Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Chorley
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 7 days ago