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 7 July 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle
Rank 30 19 41
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +22
Permanent jobs citing Oracle 43 45 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 7.43% 9.83% 4.92%
As % of the Vendors category 16.93% 21.95% 11.16%
Number of salaries quoted 34 38 23
Average salary £40,000 £35,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.67% -5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,850 £22,050 £25,400
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £37,500 £69,000
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
254 205 215
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 43.87% 44.76% 44.06%
Number of salaries quoted 214 169 199
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £48,000 £46,750
UK excluding London average salary £41,587 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.96% -

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 7 July 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 7 July 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 17 £42,000 +16.66% 1
Preston -8 11 £40,000 +18.33% 2
Blackpool - 3 £40,000 - 1
Lytham St Annes - 3 £40,000 - 2
Ormskirk +1 1 - -
Chorley -3 1 £34,000 +74.35% 1
Oracle
North West

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 52 (61.18%) SQL
2 39 (45.88%) SQL Server
3 35 (41.18%) Java
4 27 (31.76%) Finance
5 24 (28.24%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (22.35%) HTML
6 19 (22.35%) XML
7 18 (21.18%) WebSphere
8 15 (17.65%) Linux
8 15 (17.65%) DB2
8 15 (17.65%) CSS
9 14 (16.47%) Web Services
9 14 (16.47%) JavaScript
9 14 (16.47%) Oracle Database
10 12 (14.12%) MVC
10 12 (14.12%) PL/SQL
10 12 (14.12%) Oracle Reports
10 12 (14.12%) Performance Tuning
11 11 (12.94%) Apache
11 11 (12.94%) SharePoint
12 10 (11.76%) OOD
12 10 (11.76%) OO
12 10 (11.76%) C#
12 10 (11.76%) IBM
12 10 (11.76%) Microsoft
12 10 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
13 9 (10.59%) HP
13 9 (10.59%) COBOL
13 9 (10.59%) Delphi
13 9 (10.59%) .NET

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 18 (21.18%) WebSphere
2 11 (12.94%) Apache
2 11 (12.94%) SharePoint
3 5 (5.88%) Tomcat
4 4 (4.71%) MQSeries
4 4 (4.71%) FileNet
5 3 (3.53%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (2.35%) nginx
6 2 (2.35%) OpenStack
Applications
1 5 (5.88%) MS Office
1 5 (5.88%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.71%) MS Visio
2 4 (4.71%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (5.88%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (4.71%) Agresso
2 4 (4.71%) Exstream
3 3 (3.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (3.53%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (3.53%) Oracle Financials
3 3 (3.53%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (2.35%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (1.18%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.06%) SMS
2 5 (5.88%) SAN
2 5 (5.88%) Firewall
3 3 (3.53%) Network Security
3 3 (3.53%) DNS
4 2 (2.35%) SSL
4 2 (2.35%) VoIP
4 2 (2.35%) Asterisk PBX
4 2 (2.35%) OpenVPN
5 1 (1.18%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (45.88%) SQL Server
2 15 (17.65%) DB2
3 14 (16.47%) Oracle Database
4 12 (14.12%) Oracle Reports
5 9 (10.59%) MySQL
6 8 (9.41%) Relational Database
7 7 (8.24%) MongoDB
7 7 (8.24%) NoSQL
7 7 (8.24%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (7.06%) Crystal Reports
8 6 (7.06%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (5.88%) Ingres
10 4 (4.71%) RDBMS
10 4 (4.71%) Oracle Database 10g
10 4 (4.71%) PostgreSQL
10 4 (4.71%) Big Data
10 4 (4.71%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (2.35%) BusinessObjects
11 2 (2.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (2.35%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 9 (10.59%) Subversion
2 4 (4.71%) Oracle APEX
2 4 (4.71%) Oracle Forms
3 3 (3.53%) Eclipse
3 3 (3.53%) PhpStorm
4 2 (2.35%) CruiseControl
4 2 (2.35%) Ant
General
1 27 (31.76%) Finance
2 7 (8.24%) Telecoms
2 7 (8.24%) Billing
3 6 (7.06%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.35%) Marketing
5 1 (1.18%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 46 (54.12%) Developer
2 18 (21.18%) Java Developer
3 13 (15.29%) Senior Developer
4 12 (14.12%) Solutions Architect
4 12 (14.12%) Architect
5 9 (10.59%) Delphi Developer
6 8 (9.41%) SQL DBA
6 8 (9.41%) DBA
7 6 (7.06%) Systems Engineer
7 6 (7.06%) Analyst
7 6 (7.06%) Senior C# Developer
7 6 (7.06%) C# Developer
7 6 (7.06%) SQL Server DBA
8 4 (4.71%) Oracle Developer
8 4 (4.71%) Applications Developer
8 4 (4.71%) Senior Applications Developer
8 4 (4.71%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 3 (3.53%) SAP Architect
9 3 (3.53%) Linux Engineer
9 3 (3.53%) SAP Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (22.35%) HTML
1 19 (22.35%) XML
2 15 (17.65%) CSS
3 14 (16.47%) Web Services
4 9 (10.59%) .NET
5 8 (9.41%) DCOM
5 8 (9.41%) RESTful
6 7 (8.24%) Spring
6 7 (8.24%) JSON
6 7 (8.24%) Hibernate
7 5 (5.88%) EJB
7 5 (5.88%) J2EE
7 5 (5.88%) Java EE
8 4 (4.71%) HTML5
8 4 (4.71%) CSS3
8 4 (4.71%) JSP
8 4 (4.71%) Servlets
8 4 (4.71%) XSLT
8 4 (4.71%) JMS
8 4 (4.71%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (9.41%) Client/Server
2 8 (9.41%) Clustering
3 7 (8.24%) Life Science
4 6 (7.06%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (5.88%) Mainframe
5 5 (5.88%) AS400
6 4 (4.71%) Statistics
6 4 (4.71%) Mathematics
6 4 (4.71%) Computer Science
7 2 (2.35%) Replication
8 1 (1.18%) W3C
8 1 (1.18%) Tandem
8 1 (1.18%) Oracle Exalytics
Operating Systems
1 15 (17.65%) Linux
2 8 (9.41%) Windows
3 7 (8.24%) Solaris
4 6 (7.06%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (7.06%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (5.88%) VMS
5 5 (5.88%) AIX
5 5 (5.88%) HPUX
6 3 (3.53%) UNIX
7 2 (2.35%) OpenBSD
7 2 (2.35%) Ubuntu
7 2 (2.35%) CentOS
7 2 (2.35%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (28.24%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (14.12%) MVC
2 12 (14.12%) Performance Tuning
3 10 (11.76%) OO
3 10 (11.76%) OOD
4 8 (9.41%) ERP
4 8 (9.41%) PRINCE2
4 8 (9.41%) Mentoring
5 7 (8.24%) Waterfall
5 7 (8.24%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (8.24%) TDD
6 6 (7.06%) E-Commerce
6 6 (7.06%) Capacity Planning
6 6 (7.06%) Root Cause Analysis
7 5 (5.88%) SDLC
7 5 (5.88%) Service Management
7 5 (5.88%) UML
7 5 (5.88%) OOA/OOD
7 5 (5.88%) Data Analysis
7 5 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 52 (61.18%) SQL
2 35 (41.18%) Java
3 14 (16.47%) JavaScript
4 12 (14.12%) PL/SQL
5 10 (11.76%) C#
6 9 (10.59%) COBOL
6 9 (10.59%) Delphi
7 7 (8.24%) PHP
8 5 (5.88%) VB.NET
9 4 (4.71%) Perl
10 2 (2.35%) VBA
10 2 (2.35%) Python
10 2 (2.35%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.18%) ABAP
11 1 (1.18%) T-SQL
11 1 (1.18%) VBScript
11 1 (1.18%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (10.59%) Degree
2 3 (3.53%) Security Cleared
2 3 (3.53%) Oracle Certification
2 3 (3.53%) Sun Certification
2 3 (3.53%) OCPJWCD
2 3 (3.53%) OCPJP
2 3 (3.53%) OCMJD
3 1 (1.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (1.18%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.18%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.53%) QA
System Software
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 10 (11.76%) IBM
1 10 (11.76%) Microsoft
2 9 (10.59%) HP
3 6 (7.06%) SAP
4 5 (5.88%) Cisco
4 5 (5.88%) EMC
4 5 (5.88%) Informatica
4 5 (5.88%) Novell
4 5 (5.88%) Veritas
5 4 (4.71%) webMethods
5 4 (4.71%) Software AG
5 4 (4.71%) Business Objects
5 4 (4.71%) Siebel
6 3 (3.53%) Sun
6 3 (3.53%) Percona
7 2 (2.35%) SolarWinds
7 2 (2.35%) VMware
7 2 (2.35%) Red Hat
7 2 (2.35%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (1.18%) Metastorm
Blackburn, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Preston, Lancashire
JPS Selection
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + 15% bonus + Car Allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
Lytham St. Annes, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35 - 46k & an excellent package
Posted: 5 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Leyland, Lancashire
Cegedimrx
Salary: From £38,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Lytham St. Annes, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000k plus outstanding package
Posted: 6 days ago