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 28 May 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
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle
Rank 28 19 34
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +15
Permanent jobs citing Oracle 39 40 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 7.50% 9.15% 5.47%
As % of the Vendors category 16.05% 20.73% 12.62%
Number of salaries quoted 31 34 25
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,100 £25,400
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £41,450 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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
243 193 214
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 46.73% 44.16% 43.32%
Number of salaries quoted 205 163 191
Average salary £38,000 £32,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.92% +4.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £50,000 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 28 May 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 28 May 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 +6 16 £40,000 +26.98% 4
Preston -7 7 £30,000 -3.38% 3
Chorley - 3 £47,500 - 2
Lytham St Annes - 3 £40,000 -
Rossendale - 2 £42,500 -
Ormskirk - 1 - -
Blackpool - 1 £40,000 -
Oracle
North West

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 48 (58.54%) SQL
2 40 (48.78%) SQL Server
3 38 (46.34%) Java
4 27 (32.93%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (26.83%) HTML
6 21 (25.61%) Finance
7 19 (23.17%) XML
8 18 (21.95%) CSS
9 17 (20.73%) JavaScript
10 16 (19.51%) DB2
10 16 (19.51%) WebSphere
11 15 (18.29%) Web Services
12 14 (17.07%) MVC
12 14 (17.07%) Linux
13 13 (15.85%) .NET
13 13 (15.85%) C#
13 13 (15.85%) Performance Tuning
14 12 (14.63%) Subversion
15 11 (13.41%) SharePoint
15 11 (13.41%) Oracle Database
16 10 (12.20%) Waterfall
16 10 (12.20%) Mentoring
16 10 (12.20%) Analytical Skills
16 10 (12.20%) Continuous Integration
16 10 (12.20%) RESTful
16 10 (12.20%) MongoDB
16 10 (12.20%) NoSQL
16 10 (12.20%) Billing
16 10 (12.20%) TDD
16 10 (12.20%) JSON

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 (19.51%) WebSphere
2 11 (13.41%) SharePoint
3 10 (12.20%) Apache
4 4 (4.88%) Tomcat
4 4 (4.88%) FileNet
5 3 (3.66%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (3.66%) MQSeries
6 2 (2.44%) OpenStack
6 2 (2.44%) nginx
Applications
1 5 (6.10%) MS Office
1 5 (6.10%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.88%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (4.88%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (4.88%) Exstream
1 4 (4.88%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (3.66%) Oracle Financials
2 3 (3.66%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (2.44%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (2.44%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (2.44%) Agresso
4 1 (1.22%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.10%) SAN
1 5 (6.10%) SMS
2 4 (4.88%) Firewall
3 3 (3.66%) DNS
3 3 (3.66%) Network Security
4 2 (2.44%) Asterisk PBX
4 2 (2.44%) OpenVPN
4 2 (2.44%) VoIP
4 2 (2.44%) SSL
5 1 (1.22%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (48.78%) SQL Server
2 16 (19.51%) DB2
3 11 (13.41%) Oracle Database
4 10 (12.20%) MongoDB
4 10 (12.20%) NoSQL
4 10 (12.20%) Oracle Reports
5 8 (9.76%) MySQL
6 6 (7.32%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (7.32%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (6.10%) Crystal Reports
7 5 (6.10%) Ingres
7 5 (6.10%) Relational Database
8 4 (4.88%) Big Data
8 4 (4.88%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (4.88%) Oracle Database 10g
9 3 (3.66%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (2.44%) JasperReports
10 2 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (1.22%) BusinessObjects
11 1 (1.22%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 12 (14.63%) Subversion
2 3 (3.66%) Eclipse
2 3 (3.66%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (3.66%) PhpStorm
2 3 (3.66%) Oracle APEX
3 2 (2.44%) CruiseControl
3 2 (2.44%) Ant
General
1 21 (25.61%) Finance
2 10 (12.20%) Billing
2 10 (12.20%) Telecoms
3 5 (6.10%) Manufacturing
4 3 (3.66%) Marketing
5 1 (1.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 44 (53.66%) Developer
2 16 (19.51%) Java Developer
3 15 (18.29%) Senior Developer
4 12 (14.63%) Architect
4 12 (14.63%) Solutions Architect
5 10 (12.20%) C# Developer
6 9 (10.98%) Senior C# Developer
7 8 (9.76%) SQL DBA
7 8 (9.76%) DBA
8 6 (7.32%) Delphi Developer
8 6 (7.32%) SQL Server DBA
8 6 (7.32%) Systems Engineer
9 4 (4.88%) SAP Basis Consultant
9 4 (4.88%) SAP Consultant
9 4 (4.88%) Senior Applications Developer
9 4 (4.88%) Applications Developer
9 4 (4.88%) Consultant
9 4 (4.88%) Analyst
10 3 (3.66%) SAP Solutions Architect
10 3 (3.66%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (26.83%) HTML
2 19 (23.17%) XML
3 18 (21.95%) CSS
4 15 (18.29%) Web Services
5 13 (15.85%) .NET
6 10 (12.20%) RESTful
6 10 (12.20%) JSON
7 6 (7.32%) DCOM
8 5 (6.10%) Hibernate
8 5 (6.10%) Spring
9 4 (4.88%) Java EE
9 4 (4.88%) SAP Basis
9 4 (4.88%) jQuery
9 4 (4.88%) EJB
9 4 (4.88%) XSLT
10 3 (3.66%) Middleware
10 3 (3.66%) J2EE
10 3 (3.66%) Struts
10 3 (3.66%) JSP
10 3 (3.66%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.20%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (9.76%) Clustering
3 7 (8.54%) Life Science
4 6 (7.32%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (7.32%) Client/Server
5 5 (6.10%) Mainframe
5 5 (6.10%) AS400
6 4 (4.88%) Statistics
6 4 (4.88%) Mathematics
6 4 (4.88%) Computer Science
7 2 (2.44%) Replication
8 1 (1.22%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 14 (17.07%) Linux
2 7 (8.54%) Windows
2 7 (8.54%) Solaris
3 6 (7.32%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (7.32%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (6.10%) VMS
4 5 (6.10%) AIX
4 5 (6.10%) HPUX
5 3 (3.66%) UNIX
6 2 (2.44%) Ubuntu
6 2 (2.44%) CentOS
6 2 (2.44%) FreeBSD
6 2 (2.44%) OpenBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (32.93%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (17.07%) MVC
3 13 (15.85%) Performance Tuning
4 10 (12.20%) Waterfall
4 10 (12.20%) Mentoring
4 10 (12.20%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (12.20%) TDD
4 10 (12.20%) OO
5 9 (10.98%) PRINCE2
6 8 (9.76%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (8.54%) OOD
8 6 (7.32%) Capacity Planning
8 6 (7.32%) Root Cause Analysis
8 6 (7.32%) ERP
8 6 (7.32%) Scrum
9 5 (6.10%) Service Management
9 5 (6.10%) Change Control
10 4 (4.88%) Software Engineering
10 4 (4.88%) Enterprise Architecture
10 4 (4.88%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 48 (58.54%) SQL
2 38 (46.34%) Java
3 17 (20.73%) JavaScript
4 13 (15.85%) C#
5 10 (12.20%) COBOL
6 9 (10.98%) PL/SQL
7 7 (8.54%) VB.NET
8 6 (7.32%) Delphi
8 6 (7.32%) PHP
9 4 (4.88%) ABAP
10 3 (3.66%) Perl
11 2 (2.44%) Bash Shell
11 2 (2.44%) Python
12 1 (1.22%) VBA
12 1 (1.22%) VBScript
12 1 (1.22%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (8.54%) Degree
2 4 (4.88%) Security Cleared
3 3 (3.66%) Oracle Certification
3 3 (3.66%) Sun Certification
3 3 (3.66%) OCPJWCD
3 3 (3.66%) OCPJP
3 3 (3.66%) OCMJD
4 1 (1.22%) ISEB
4 1 (1.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.66%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.66%) iptables
2 2 (2.44%) KVM
2 2 (2.44%) Ceph
2 2 (2.44%) Varnish
2 2 (2.44%) Corosync
2 2 (2.44%) Postfix
2 2 (2.44%) Sendmail
2 2 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.44%) Dovecot
2 2 (2.44%) Openswan
2 2 (2.44%) SpamAssassin
2 2 (2.44%) OpenSIPS
2 2 (2.44%) NFS
2 2 (2.44%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 6 (7.32%) SCOM
2 5 (6.10%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (2.44%) logstash
3 2 (2.44%) Bacula
3 2 (2.44%) Pacemaker
3 2 (2.44%) Rsyslog
3 2 (2.44%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 2 (2.44%) Cacti
3 2 (2.44%) Munin
3 2 (2.44%) yum
3 2 (2.44%) Nagios
Vendors
1 10 (12.20%) IBM
1 10 (12.20%) Microsoft
2 9 (10.98%) HP
3 8 (9.76%) SAP
4 5 (6.10%) Novell
4 5 (6.10%) Veritas
4 5 (6.10%) EMC
4 5 (6.10%) Cisco
5 4 (4.88%) Informatica
5 4 (4.88%) Software AG
5 4 (4.88%) Siebel
5 4 (4.88%) webMethods
6 3 (3.66%) Sun
6 3 (3.66%) Percona
7 2 (2.44%) SolarWinds
7 2 (2.44%) Business Objects
7 2 (2.44%) VMware
7 2 (2.44%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.22%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (1.22%) Metastorm
Blackburn
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 9 hours ago
Preston, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Chorley
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Preston
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £37000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Blackburn
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Blackburn
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Blackburn
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Chorley
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 18 days ago