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 October 2014 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 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle
Rank 33 14 25
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +11
Permanent jobs citing Oracle 33 76 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 6.93% 13.82% 8.18%
As % of the Vendors category 16.58% 32.07% 19.50%
Number of salaries quoted 23 47 35
Average salary £35,000 £41,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.66% +22.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,400 £25,600 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £57,500 £42,500
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
199 237 200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 41.81% 43.09% 41.93%
Number of salaries quoted 157 198 178
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +3.12%

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 October 2014.

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 October 2014. 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 0 18 £42,500 +1.19% 1
Ormskirk - 3 £31,500 -
Lancaster -6 1 £35,000 - 1
Oracle
North West

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 37 (46.84%) SQL
2 28 (35.44%) .NET
3 24 (30.38%) SQL Server
4 23 (29.11%) C#
4 23 (29.11%) Finance
5 22 (27.85%) MVC
6 18 (22.78%) ASP.NET
7 17 (21.52%) WPF
8 16 (20.25%) HTML
9 15 (18.99%) CSS
9 15 (18.99%) Management Information System
10 14 (17.72%) Web Services
10 14 (17.72%) JavaScript
10 14 (17.72%) jQuery
10 14 (17.72%) Oracle Database
11 13 (16.46%) Relational Database
11 13 (16.46%) PL/SQL
11 13 (16.46%) Agile Software Development
12 12 (15.19%) SOAP
12 12 (15.19%) UNIX
12 12 (15.19%) Oracle Financials
12 12 (15.19%) Oracle Reports
12 12 (15.19%) Release Management
12 12 (15.19%) .NET Framework
13 11 (13.92%) Aquila
13 11 (13.92%) Unit Testing
13 11 (13.92%) Silverlight
13 11 (13.92%) WCF
13 11 (13.92%) Mentoring
13 11 (13.92%) FoxPro (VFP)

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 11 (13.92%) FileNet
2 9 (11.39%) ColdFusion
2 9 (11.39%) WebLogic
3 5 (6.33%) WebLogic Portal
4 3 (3.80%) IIS
5 1 (1.27%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.27%) CMS
5 1 (1.27%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (1.27%) Oracle Application Server
5 1 (1.27%) Oracle 10gAS
5 1 (1.27%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (1.27%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (15.19%) Oracle Financials
2 11 (13.92%) HFM
3 3 (3.80%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (3.80%) Oracle Payables
3 3 (3.80%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (1.27%) SAP FI
4 1 (1.27%) SAP CO
4 1 (1.27%) SAP FI/CO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (30.38%) SQL Server
2 14 (17.72%) Oracle Database
3 13 (16.46%) Relational Database
4 12 (15.19%) Oracle Reports
5 7 (8.86%) MySQL
5 7 (8.86%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 7 (8.86%) Oracle BI EE
6 4 (5.06%) Oracle Database 12c
6 4 (5.06%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (5.06%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (5.06%) Oracle Database 10g
7 3 (3.80%) Oracle9i Database
7 3 (3.80%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (2.53%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (1.27%) EDRMS
9 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (1.27%) Oracle Discoverer
9 1 (1.27%) RDBMS
9 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (11.39%) PowerBuilder
2 8 (10.13%) Visual Studio
3 7 (8.86%) Oracle Forms
4 5 (6.33%) ERwin
5 2 (2.53%) Zend Studio
6 1 (1.27%) Bugzilla
6 1 (1.27%) Selenium
6 1 (1.27%) JIRA
6 1 (1.27%) SoapUI
General
1 23 (29.11%) Finance
2 5 (6.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.27%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 36 (45.57%) Developer
2 25 (31.65%) Analyst
3 13 (16.46%) C# Developer
4 11 (13.92%) Technical Analyst
5 8 (10.13%) C# .NET Developer
5 8 (10.13%) .NET Developer
5 8 (10.13%) Administrator
6 6 (7.59%) Oracle BI Developer
6 6 (7.59%) OBIEE Developer
7 5 (6.33%) Software Developer
7 5 (6.33%) Business Analyst
7 5 (6.33%) Systems Administrator
8 4 (5.06%) Informatica Consultant
8 4 (5.06%) Systems Analyst
8 4 (5.06%) Consultant
8 4 (5.06%) Oracle Developer
9 3 (3.80%) DBA
9 3 (3.80%) Senior Developer
9 3 (3.80%) Test Analyst
10 2 (2.53%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (35.44%) .NET
2 18 (22.78%) ASP.NET
3 17 (21.52%) WPF
4 16 (20.25%) HTML
5 15 (18.99%) CSS
6 14 (17.72%) Web Services
6 14 (17.72%) jQuery
7 12 (15.19%) SOAP
7 12 (15.19%) .NET Framework
8 11 (13.92%) Silverlight
8 11 (13.92%) WCF
9 10 (12.66%) XML
10 9 (11.39%) WinForms
10 9 (11.39%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 9 (11.39%) ASP.NET MVC
10 9 (11.39%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 9 (11.39%) REST
11 6 (7.59%) XSLT
12 5 (6.33%) Middleware
12 5 (6.33%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 15 (18.99%) Management Information System
2 8 (10.13%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (7.59%) Computer Science
4 4 (5.06%) Mobile App
5 3 (3.80%) Life Science
6 1 (1.27%) Replication
6 1 (1.27%) Clustering
6 1 (1.27%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 12 (15.19%) UNIX
2 9 (11.39%) Linux
3 3 (3.80%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (27.85%) MVC
2 13 (16.46%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (15.19%) Release Management
4 11 (13.92%) Unit Testing
4 11 (13.92%) Mentoring
4 11 (13.92%) Validation
5 10 (12.66%) Business Intelligence
6 9 (11.39%) Test Scripting
7 8 (10.13%) OO
8 7 (8.86%) ETL
9 5 (6.33%) ERP
9 5 (6.33%) EAI
9 5 (6.33%) Data Modelling
9 5 (6.33%) Web Development
10 4 (5.06%) Migration
10 4 (5.06%) Scrum
11 3 (3.80%) ITIL
11 3 (3.80%) UML
11 3 (3.80%) Stakeholder Management
11 3 (3.80%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 37 (46.84%) SQL
2 23 (29.11%) C#
3 14 (17.72%) JavaScript
4 13 (16.46%) PL/SQL
5 11 (13.92%) FoxPro (VFP)
5 11 (13.92%) Delphi
5 11 (13.92%) VB
6 6 (7.59%) PHP
7 5 (6.33%) Java
8 2 (2.53%) T-SQL
8 2 (2.53%) Python
9 1 (1.27%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.27%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (11.39%) Degree
2 7 (8.86%) Security Cleared
3 6 (7.59%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.27%) ISEB
4 1 (1.27%) MCSE
4 1 (1.27%) MCP
4 1 (1.27%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.27%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.27%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 1 (1.27%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 11 (13.92%) Aquila
1 11 (13.92%) IBM
1 11 (13.92%) Remedy
2 10 (12.66%) Informatica
3 8 (10.13%) Microsoft
4 6 (7.59%) SAP
5 3 (3.80%) Zend
6 2 (2.53%) Business Objects
6 2 (2.53%) Citrix
7 1 (1.27%) Pegasus
7 1 (1.27%) VMware