The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle Database skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Oracle Database over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
Rank 40 35 40
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +5
Permanent jobs citing Oracle Database 18 38 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 3.62% 5.72% 4.21%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.23% 10.80% 9.38%
Number of salaries quoted 17 33 19
Average salary £49,500 £37,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.00% -9.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £32,500 £32,700
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,997
% change year-on-year
+8.43% +1.22%
Oracle Database
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in permanent jobs advertised in the Merseyside region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
195 352 224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 39.24% 53.01% 44.89%
Number of salaries quoted 162 331 198
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,150 £30,000 £28,800
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £57,350
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

Oracle Database
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Oracle Database across the Merseyside region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Oracle Database Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Oracle Database
Salary Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Oracle Database across the Merseyside region.

Oracle Database Salary Trend in Merseyside

Oracle Database
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle Database within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 17 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
Liverpool -6 18 £49,500 +32.00%
St Helens - 2 £46,250 -
Oracle Database
North West

Oracle Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Merseyside region citing Oracle Database 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 Database.

1 37 (100.00%) Oracle
2 33 (89.19%) Oracle Database 11g
3 28 (75.68%) SOA
3 28 (75.68%) Oracle Service Bus
4 27 (72.97%) Oracle ODI
4 27 (72.97%) UNIX
4 27 (72.97%) Java
4 27 (72.97%) Oracle Fusion
5 25 (67.57%) Middleware
6 6 (16.22%) PL/SQL
6 6 (16.22%) SQL
7 5 (13.51%) Oracle Reports
8 4 (10.81%) Oracle Forms
8 4 (10.81%) ITIL
8 4 (10.81%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (10.81%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 3 (8.11%) Hyperion
9 3 (8.11%) Process Management
9 3 (8.11%) Service Delivery
9 3 (8.11%) Oracle EBS
10 2 (5.41%) Oracle Database 10g
11 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (2.70%) OCP
11 1 (2.70%) Oracle Certification
11 1 (2.70%) Oracle9i Database
11 1 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (2.70%) ERP
11 1 (2.70%) EAI
11 1 (2.70%) Crystal Reports
11 1 (2.70%) T-SQL

Oracle Database
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Merseyside region citing Oracle Database 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 Database. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 28 (75.68%) Oracle Service Bus
2 4 (10.81%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 3 (8.11%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (89.19%) Oracle Database 11g
2 27 (72.97%) Oracle ODI
3 5 (13.51%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (5.41%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.70%) Oracle9i Database
5 1 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.70%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (10.81%) Oracle Forms
Job Titles
1 32 (86.49%) Developer
2 29 (78.38%) Oracle Developer
3 17 (45.95%) Oracle SOA Developer
3 17 (45.95%) SOA Developer
4 1 (2.70%) Analyst
4 1 (2.70%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (2.70%) DBA
4 1 (2.70%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (72.97%) Oracle Fusion
2 25 (67.57%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.70%) Replication
1 1 (2.70%) Clustering
1 1 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 27 (72.97%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (75.68%) SOA
2 4 (10.81%) ITIL
2 4 (10.81%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (8.11%) Process Management
3 3 (8.11%) Service Delivery
4 1 (2.70%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (2.70%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (2.70%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (2.70%) ERP
4 1 (2.70%) EAI
4 1 (2.70%) Service Management
4 1 (2.70%) Database Mirroring
Programming Languages
1 27 (72.97%) Java
2 6 (16.22%) PL/SQL
2 6 (16.22%) SQL
3 1 (2.70%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (2.70%) OCP
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle Certification
1 1 (2.70%) MCTS
1 1 (2.70%) MCITP
1 1 (2.70%) Degree
Vendors
1 37 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (8.11%) Hyperion