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 29 January 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle
Rank 24 14 18
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +4
Permanent jobs citing Oracle 45 55 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 9.11% 12.01% 9.57%
As % of the Vendors category 18.67% 26.83% 20.55%
Number of salaries quoted 45 53 42
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,100 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,400 £54,000 £42,300
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
241 205 219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 48.79% 44.76% 46.60%
Number of salaries quoted 212 174 199
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,675 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.68% -

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 29 January 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 29 January 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
Preston +2 15 £42,000 +12.00% 2
Blackburn - 11 £40,000 - 3
Chorley +7 10 £45,000 -10.00% 3
Accrington 0 4 £39,250 +74.44%
Blackpool - 1 £61,215 - 1
Burnley - 1 £40,000 - 1
Oracle
North West

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 38 (46.91%) SQL
2 27 (33.33%) Java
2 27 (33.33%) XML
3 25 (30.86%) Analytical Skills
4 23 (28.40%) PL/SQL
5 21 (25.93%) .NET
5 21 (25.93%) SQL Server
5 21 (25.93%) Informatica
6 20 (24.69%) CSS
7 19 (23.46%) HTML
8 18 (22.22%) SAP
8 18 (22.22%) XSLT
8 18 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
8 18 (22.22%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 17 (20.99%) MVC
10 16 (19.75%) ETL
10 16 (19.75%) Oracle BI EE
11 15 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
11 15 (18.52%) JavaScript
11 15 (18.52%) Finance
12 14 (17.28%) Web Services
12 14 (17.28%) Mentoring
13 13 (16.05%) Linux
13 13 (16.05%) C#
14 12 (14.81%) Oracle Database
14 12 (14.81%) Security Cleared
15 11 (13.58%) jQuery
16 10 (12.35%) JSON
17 9 (11.11%) Oracle Forms
18 8 (9.88%) PHP

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 6 (7.41%) WebLogic
1 6 (7.41%) SharePoint
2 4 (4.94%) WebLogic Portal
3 3 (3.70%) ColdFusion
3 3 (3.70%) Apache
4 2 (2.47%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.47%) Oracle Workflow
4 2 (2.47%) FileNet
5 1 (1.23%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.23%) nginx
5 1 (1.23%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.23%) WordPress
5 1 (1.23%) IIS
Business Applications
1 6 (7.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (4.94%) Oracle Financials
3 3 (3.70%) Oracle Payables
3 3 (3.70%) Oracle Receivables
4 2 (2.47%) Exstream
5 1 (1.23%) SAP CO
5 1 (1.23%) SAP xMII
5 1 (1.23%) SAP FI
5 1 (1.23%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (1.23%) SAP FI/CO
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.23%) OpenVPN
1 1 (1.23%) Network Security
1 1 (1.23%) Asterisk PBX
1 1 (1.23%) Firewall
1 1 (1.23%) SMS
1 1 (1.23%) VoIP
1 1 (1.23%) DNS
1 1 (1.23%) SSL
1 1 (1.23%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (25.93%) SQL Server
2 18 (22.22%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 16 (19.75%) Oracle BI EE
4 12 (14.81%) Oracle Database
5 8 (9.88%) MongoDB
5 8 (9.88%) NoSQL
6 7 (8.64%) MySQL
7 5 (6.17%) Oracle Database 11g
7 5 (6.17%) Oracle Reports
7 5 (6.17%) DB2
8 3 (3.70%) Relational Database
8 3 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (2.47%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (2.47%) Oracle9i Database
9 2 (2.47%) Oracle Database 12c
10 1 (1.23%) SAP HANA
10 1 (1.23%) Big Data
10 1 (1.23%) SAP BW
10 1 (1.23%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (1.23%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 9 (11.11%) Oracle Forms
2 8 (9.88%) Subversion
3 6 (7.41%) Zend Studio
4 3 (3.70%) PowerBuilder
4 3 (3.70%) ERwin
4 3 (3.70%) Xcode
4 3 (3.70%) Visual Studio
5 2 (2.47%) JBuilder
6 1 (1.23%) Eclipse
General
1 15 (18.52%) Finance
2 8 (9.88%) Telecoms
2 8 (9.88%) Billing
3 4 (4.94%) Manufacturing
3 4 (4.94%) Marketing
4 3 (3.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 46 (56.79%) Developer
2 14 (17.28%) Senior Developer
3 11 (13.58%) OBIEE Developer
3 11 (13.58%) Analyst
3 11 (13.58%) Consultant
4 9 (11.11%) C# Developer
5 8 (9.88%) SAP Basis Consultant
5 8 (9.88%) SAP Consultant
5 8 (9.88%) Senior C# Developer
6 6 (7.41%) Solutions Architect
6 6 (7.41%) Architect
6 6 (7.41%) PHP Developer
6 6 (7.41%) Oracle BI Developer
7 5 (6.17%) Business Analyst
7 5 (6.17%) Oracle Developer
8 4 (4.94%) Systems Administrator
8 4 (4.94%) Administrator
8 4 (4.94%) Java Developer
9 3 (3.70%) Informatica Consultant
9 3 (3.70%) Applications Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (33.33%) XML
2 21 (25.93%) .NET
3 20 (24.69%) CSS
4 19 (23.46%) HTML
5 18 (22.22%) XSLT
6 14 (17.28%) Web Services
7 11 (13.58%) jQuery
8 10 (12.35%) JSON
9 8 (9.88%) SAP Basis
9 8 (9.88%) RESTful
10 6 (7.41%) Backbone.js
11 5 (6.17%) Middleware
12 3 (3.70%) .NET Framework
12 3 (3.70%) WCF
12 3 (3.70%) WPF
12 3 (3.70%) Silverlight
12 3 (3.70%) HTML5
12 3 (3.70%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 3 (3.70%) REST
12 3 (3.70%) Cocoa Touch
Miscellaneous
1 25 (30.86%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (7.41%) Life Science
3 4 (4.94%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.23%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.23%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.23%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.23%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.23%) AS400
5 1 (1.23%) Replication
5 1 (1.23%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 13 (16.05%) Linux
2 3 (3.70%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.47%) UNIX
3 2 (2.47%) AIX
3 2 (2.47%) Solaris
4 1 (1.23%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.23%) CentOS
4 1 (1.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.23%) SUSE
4 1 (1.23%) OpenBSD
4 1 (1.23%) HPUX
4 1 (1.23%) FreeBSD
4 1 (1.23%) VMS
4 1 (1.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
2 17 (20.99%) MVC
3 16 (19.75%) ETL
4 15 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (17.28%) Mentoring
6 8 (9.88%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (9.88%) Disaster Recovery
6 8 (9.88%) TDD
6 8 (9.88%) Change Control
6 8 (9.88%) Waterfall
6 8 (9.88%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (9.88%) Performance Tuning
7 7 (8.64%) Performance Management
8 6 (7.41%) Data Modelling
9 5 (6.17%) Scrum
9 5 (6.17%) ERP
10 4 (4.94%) PRINCE2
10 4 (4.94%) EAI
10 4 (4.94%) Project Management
10 4 (4.94%) SAP Implementation
Programming Languages
1 38 (46.91%) SQL
2 27 (33.33%) Java
3 23 (28.40%) PL/SQL
4 15 (18.52%) JavaScript
5 13 (16.05%) C#
6 8 (9.88%) PHP
7 7 (8.64%) ABAP
8 5 (6.17%) VB.NET
9 3 (3.70%) Objective-C
9 3 (3.70%) Python
9 3 (3.70%) COBOL
10 1 (1.23%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.23%) C
10 1 (1.23%) Perl
Qualifications
1 12 (14.81%) Security Cleared
2 5 (6.17%) SC Cleared
3 4 (4.94%) Degree
4 2 (2.47%) ISEB
5 1 (1.23%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.23%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.70%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.23%) Postfix
2 1 (1.23%) Sendmail
2 1 (1.23%) Corosync
2 1 (1.23%) KVM
2 1 (1.23%) Ceph
2 1 (1.23%) Openswan
2 1 (1.23%) SpamAssassin
2 1 (1.23%) OpenSIPS
2 1 (1.23%) Dovecot
2 1 (1.23%) Varnish
2 1 (1.23%) VMware ESX
2 1 (1.23%) NFS
Systems Management
1 1 (1.23%) Cacti
1 1 (1.23%) Munin
1 1 (1.23%) logstash
1 1 (1.23%) Rsyslog
1 1 (1.23%) Bacula
1 1 (1.23%) Red Hat Spacewalk
1 1 (1.23%) yum
1 1 (1.23%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 1 (1.23%) Nagios
Vendors
1 21 (25.93%) Informatica
2 18 (22.22%) SAP
3 7 (8.64%) Zend
4 3 (3.70%) Apple
4 3 (3.70%) IBM
4 3 (3.70%) HP
5 2 (2.47%) Software AG
5 2 (2.47%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.47%) Red Hat
5 2 (2.47%) webMethods
6 1 (1.23%) SolarWinds
6 1 (1.23%) Percona
6 1 (1.23%) VMware
6 1 (1.23%) Siebel
6 1 (1.23%) Cisco
6 1 (1.23%) EMC
6 1 (1.23%) Novell
6 1 (1.23%) Veritas
6 1 (1.23%) Pegasus
6 1 (1.23%) Business Objects
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum
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Salary: benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits, Excellent Pension
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