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 21 April 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
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle
Rank 19 19 29
Rank change year-on-year
0 +10
Permanent jobs citing Oracle 44 41 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 9.98% 8.99% 6.88%
As % of the Vendors category 19.30% 22.04% 15.21%
Number of salaries quoted 33 37 32
Average salary £40,000 £32,603 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.68% +6.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £23,400 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,215 £42,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
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
228 186 217
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 51.70% 40.79% 45.21%
Number of salaries quoted 196 152 195
Average salary £35,000 £31,500 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,055 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.13% -

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 21 April 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 21 April 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 +3 10 £40,000 +26.98% 4
Lytham St Annes - 9 £35,000 -
Preston -2 5 £30,000 -7.98%
Chorley - 5 £47,500 - 1
Blackpool - 4 £61,215 -
Burnley - 2 £36,250 -
Rossendale - 2 £42,500 -
Ormskirk - 1 - - 1
Oracle
North West

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 49 (57.65%) SQL
2 39 (45.88%) SQL Server
3 33 (38.82%) Java
4 26 (30.59%) XML
5 23 (27.06%) HTML
5 23 (27.06%) Agile Software Development
6 20 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
6 20 (23.53%) JavaScript
6 20 (23.53%) .NET
6 20 (23.53%) CSS
7 18 (21.18%) Linux
7 18 (21.18%) MVC
8 16 (18.82%) SharePoint
8 16 (18.82%) PL/SQL
9 15 (17.65%) C#
9 15 (17.65%) Web Services
9 15 (17.65%) Mentoring
10 14 (16.47%) XSLT
10 14 (16.47%) Informatica
11 13 (15.29%) Subversion
11 13 (15.29%) JSON
12 12 (14.12%) Oracle BI Publisher
12 12 (14.12%) Finance
12 12 (14.12%) SAP
12 12 (14.12%) Business Intelligence
13 11 (12.94%) MySQL
13 11 (12.94%) DB2
13 11 (12.94%) Stakeholder Management
13 11 (12.94%) Telecoms
13 11 (12.94%) Performance Tuning

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 (18.82%) SharePoint
2 10 (11.76%) Apache
3 7 (8.24%) WebSphere
4 4 (4.71%) FileNet
5 3 (3.53%) Tomcat
6 2 (2.35%) Oracle Workflow
6 2 (2.35%) nginx
6 2 (2.35%) OpenStack
7 1 (1.18%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (4.71%) MS Office
1 4 (4.71%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.53%) MS Visio
2 3 (3.53%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (4.71%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (4.71%) Exstream
2 3 (3.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (3.53%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (1.18%) SAP xMII
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.88%) SMS
1 5 (5.88%) SAN
2 3 (3.53%) Firewall
2 3 (3.53%) Network Security
2 3 (3.53%) DNS
3 2 (2.35%) SSL
3 2 (2.35%) VoIP
3 2 (2.35%) Asterisk PBX
3 2 (2.35%) OpenVPN
4 1 (1.18%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (45.88%) SQL Server
2 12 (14.12%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 11 (12.94%) DB2
3 11 (12.94%) MySQL
3 11 (12.94%) MongoDB
3 11 (12.94%) NoSQL
4 10 (11.76%) Oracle BI EE
5 8 (9.41%) Oracle Reports
6 7 (8.24%) Oracle Database
7 6 (7.06%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (5.88%) Ingres
9 4 (4.71%) Big Data
9 4 (4.71%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (3.53%) Relational Database
10 3 (3.53%) Crystal Reports
10 3 (3.53%) Oracle Database 10g
10 3 (3.53%) Oracle Database 11g
10 3 (3.53%) PostgreSQL
11 2 (2.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 13 (15.29%) Subversion
2 4 (4.71%) Zend Studio
3 3 (3.53%) PhpStorm
3 3 (3.53%) Oracle Forms
3 3 (3.53%) Eclipse
3 3 (3.53%) Xcode
4 2 (2.35%) CruiseControl
4 2 (2.35%) JBuilder
4 2 (2.35%) Ant
General
1 12 (14.12%) Finance
2 11 (12.94%) Billing
2 11 (12.94%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.53%) Marketing
3 3 (3.53%) Manufacturing
3 3 (3.53%) Retail
Job Titles
1 45 (52.94%) Developer
2 17 (20.00%) Senior Developer
3 13 (15.29%) Architect
3 13 (15.29%) Solutions Architect
4 12 (14.12%) C# Developer
5 11 (12.94%) Senior C# Developer
6 8 (9.41%) DBA
6 8 (9.41%) SAP Consultant
6 8 (9.41%) SQL DBA
6 8 (9.41%) SAP Basis Consultant
6 8 (9.41%) Consultant
7 7 (8.24%) PHP Developer
8 6 (7.06%) SQL Server DBA
8 6 (7.06%) Java Developer
9 5 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
9 5 (5.88%) OBIEE Developer
10 4 (4.71%) Applications Developer
10 4 (4.71%) Senior Applications Developer
11 3 (3.53%) Senior .NET Developer
11 3 (3.53%) Applications Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (30.59%) XML
2 23 (27.06%) HTML
3 20 (23.53%) .NET
3 20 (23.53%) CSS
4 15 (17.65%) Web Services
5 14 (16.47%) XSLT
6 13 (15.29%) JSON
7 11 (12.94%) RESTful
8 9 (10.59%) jQuery
9 8 (9.41%) SAP Basis
10 4 (4.71%) Backbone.js
11 3 (3.53%) Cocoa Touch
11 3 (3.53%) HTML5
11 3 (3.53%) Cocoa
11 3 (3.53%) Classic ASP
11 3 (3.53%) ASP.NET
12 2 (2.35%) J2EE
12 2 (2.35%) SOAP
12 2 (2.35%) REST
13 1 (1.18%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 20 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (9.41%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (9.41%) Clustering
3 6 (7.06%) Life Science
4 5 (5.88%) Mainframe
4 5 (5.88%) AS400
5 3 (3.53%) Statistics
5 3 (3.53%) Mathematics
5 3 (3.53%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.35%) Replication
6 2 (2.35%) Open Source
7 1 (1.18%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.18%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.18%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.18%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 18 (21.18%) Linux
2 7 (8.24%) Windows
2 7 (8.24%) Solaris
3 6 (7.06%) AIX
3 6 (7.06%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (7.06%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (5.88%) VMS
4 5 (5.88%) HPUX
5 3 (3.53%) UNIX
5 3 (3.53%) Apple iOS
6 2 (2.35%) OpenBSD
6 2 (2.35%) Ubuntu
6 2 (2.35%) CentOS
6 2 (2.35%) FreeBSD
7 1 (1.18%) SUSE
7 1 (1.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (27.06%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (21.18%) MVC
3 15 (17.65%) Mentoring
4 12 (14.12%) Business Intelligence
5 11 (12.94%) TDD
5 11 (12.94%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (12.94%) Waterfall
5 11 (12.94%) Performance Tuning
5 11 (12.94%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (11.76%) ETL
7 8 (9.41%) Disaster Recovery
7 8 (9.41%) Change Control
8 7 (8.24%) Performance Management
8 7 (8.24%) Scrum
9 6 (7.06%) Capacity Planning
9 6 (7.06%) Root Cause Analysis
10 5 (5.88%) Migration
10 5 (5.88%) Service Management
11 4 (4.71%) OO
11 4 (4.71%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 49 (57.65%) SQL
2 33 (38.82%) Java
3 20 (23.53%) JavaScript
4 16 (18.82%) PL/SQL
5 15 (17.65%) C#
6 9 (10.59%) PHP
7 8 (9.41%) VB.NET
8 7 (8.24%) ABAP
9 4 (4.71%) COBOL
10 3 (3.53%) Python
10 3 (3.53%) Objective-C
11 2 (2.35%) Bash Shell
11 2 (2.35%) Perl
12 1 (1.18%) Delphi
12 1 (1.18%) VBScript
12 1 (1.18%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (8.24%) Security Cleared
2 3 (3.53%) Degree
3 1 (1.18%) ISEB
3 1 (1.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.53%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.53%) Oracle RAC
1 3 (3.53%) iptables
2 2 (2.35%) NFS
2 2 (2.35%) VMware ESX
2 2 (2.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.35%) Postfix
2 2 (2.35%) Sendmail
2 2 (2.35%) Varnish
2 2 (2.35%) Dovecot
2 2 (2.35%) Openswan
2 2 (2.35%) SpamAssassin
2 2 (2.35%) OpenSIPS
2 2 (2.35%) Corosync
2 2 (2.35%) KVM
2 2 (2.35%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 6 (7.06%) SCOM
2 5 (5.88%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (2.35%) Nagios
3 2 (2.35%) Cacti
3 2 (2.35%) Munin
3 2 (2.35%) yum
3 2 (2.35%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 2 (2.35%) logstash
3 2 (2.35%) Rsyslog
3 2 (2.35%) Bacula
3 2 (2.35%) Pacemaker
Vendors
1 14 (16.47%) Informatica
2 12 (14.12%) SAP
3 10 (11.76%) IBM
3 10 (11.76%) Microsoft
4 9 (10.59%) HP
5 5 (5.88%) EMC
5 5 (5.88%) Novell
5 5 (5.88%) Veritas
5 5 (5.88%) Cisco
6 4 (4.71%) Software AG
6 4 (4.71%) Siebel
6 4 (4.71%) webMethods
6 4 (4.71%) Zend
7 3 (3.53%) Red Hat
7 3 (3.53%) Apple
7 3 (3.53%) Percona
8 2 (2.35%) SolarWinds
8 2 (2.35%) VMware
9 1 (1.18%) Google
9 1 (1.18%) Metastorm
Blackburn
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Blackburn
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Ormskirk
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Chorley
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 8 days ago