The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle Applications skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Oracle Applications over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Applications (Oracle Apps)
Rank 237 207 212
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +5
Permanent jobs citing Oracle Applications 18 30 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.24% 0.44% 0.80%
As % of the Business Applications category 2.86% 4.26% 6.87%
Number of salaries quoted 13 26 57
Average salary £31,500 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-42.72% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £43,250 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £65,000 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-15.00% -
Oracle Applications
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Business Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region.

Business Applications Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
630 704 931
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 8.52% 10.35% 11.68%
Number of salaries quoted 515 564 780
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

Oracle Applications
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Oracle Applications across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Business Applications category.

Oracle Applications Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Oracle Applications
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Oracle Applications Salary Trend in the North West

Oracle Applications
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle Applications within the North West region over the 3 months to 18 December 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
Manchester -27 13 £31,500 -38.17% 1
Cheshire -7 5 £36,250 -34.09%
Oracle Applications
England

Oracle Applications
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing Oracle Applications 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 Applications.

1 37 (100.00%) Oracle
2 24 (64.86%) Oracle EBS
3 14 (37.84%) SQL
4 13 (35.14%) Oracle Database
5 12 (32.43%) PL/SQL
5 12 (32.43%) SOA
5 12 (32.43%) Business Intelligence
6 10 (27.03%) SLA
7 9 (24.32%) Unit Testing
8 8 (21.62%) Finance
8 8 (21.62%) UNIX
9 7 (18.92%) Microsoft
9 7 (18.92%) Linux
9 7 (18.92%) Middleware
9 7 (18.92%) Oracle EBS R12
9 7 (18.92%) Oracle Service Bus
10 6 (16.22%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (16.22%) Time Management
10 6 (16.22%) Shell Script
10 6 (16.22%) Oracle Forms
10 6 (16.22%) ITIL
10 6 (16.22%) Solaris
10 6 (16.22%) MS Excel
10 6 (16.22%) SharePoint
11 5 (13.51%) HP
11 5 (13.51%) Management Information System
11 5 (13.51%) Security Cleared
12 4 (10.81%) Integration Testing
12 4 (10.81%) Degree
12 4 (10.81%) Computer Science

Oracle Applications
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing Oracle Applications 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 Applications. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (18.92%) Oracle Service Bus
2 6 (16.22%) SharePoint
3 4 (10.81%) Oracle Spatial
4 3 (8.11%) WebLogic
5 1 (2.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 6 (16.22%) MS Excel
2 4 (10.81%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 24 (64.86%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (18.92%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (8.11%) Oracle Financials
3 3 (8.11%) Oracle 11i
4 2 (5.41%) Oracle ERP
4 2 (5.41%) Oracle Payables
4 2 (5.41%) Oracle Receivables
4 2 (5.41%) Oracle Cash Management
4 2 (5.41%) Oracle Assets
4 2 (5.41%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (2.70%) Oracle E-Business Tax
5 1 (2.70%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
5 1 (2.70%) HFM
5 1 (2.70%) Oracle iProcurement
5 1 (2.70%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (2.70%) Oracle Retail
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (35.14%) Oracle Database
2 4 (10.81%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (8.11%) SQL Server
3 3 (8.11%) Oracle BI EE
4 2 (5.41%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (2.70%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 1 (2.70%) Hyperion Smart View
5 1 (2.70%) Oracle Discoverer
5 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (2.70%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 6 (16.22%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (2.70%) Toad
2 1 (2.70%) ProC
General
1 8 (21.62%) Finance
2 1 (2.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (27.03%) DBA
1 10 (27.03%) Oracle DBA
2 9 (24.32%) Oracle Developer
2 9 (24.32%) Developer
3 7 (18.92%) Analyst
4 6 (16.22%) Oracle Applications DBA
5 5 (13.51%) Oracle Applications Developer
6 4 (10.81%) Service Desk Analyst
6 4 (10.81%) Junior
6 4 (10.81%) Software Engineer
6 4 (10.81%) Service Analyst
7 3 (8.11%) Support Analyst
7 3 (8.11%) Business Developer
7 3 (8.11%) Oracle Analyst
7 3 (8.11%) Oracle Support Analyst
7 3 (8.11%) Junior Analyst
7 3 (8.11%) Junior Support Analyst
8 2 (5.41%) Oracle Consultant
8 2 (5.41%) Applications Developer
8 2 (5.41%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (18.92%) Middleware
2 4 (10.81%) HTML
2 4 (10.81%) .NET
2 4 (10.81%) HTML5
3 1 (2.70%) Web Services
3 1 (2.70%) Java SE
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.22%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (13.51%) Management Information System
3 4 (10.81%) Computer Science
3 4 (10.81%) Client/Server
3 4 (10.81%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 8 (21.62%) UNIX
2 7 (18.92%) Linux
3 6 (16.22%) Solaris
4 1 (2.70%) Windows
4 1 (2.70%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (32.43%) SOA
1 12 (32.43%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (24.32%) Unit Testing
3 6 (16.22%) ITIL
3 6 (16.22%) Time Management
4 4 (10.81%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (10.81%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (10.81%) Data Modelling
4 4 (10.81%) Service Management
4 4 (10.81%) Integration Testing
4 4 (10.81%) Requirements Analysis
4 4 (10.81%) E-business
4 4 (10.81%) Software Engineering
5 3 (8.11%) ERP
6 2 (5.41%) PRINCE2
6 2 (5.41%) Project Management
6 2 (5.41%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (5.41%) QMS
6 2 (5.41%) Change Management
7 1 (2.70%) Cash Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (37.84%) SQL
2 12 (32.43%) PL/SQL
3 6 (16.22%) Shell Script
4 4 (10.81%) C#
5 1 (2.70%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (13.51%) Security Cleared
2 4 (10.81%) Degree
3 3 (8.11%) SC Cleared
4 2 (5.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (27.03%) SLA
2 4 (10.81%) QA
System Software
1 4 (10.81%) Oracle RMAN
1 4 (10.81%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (8.11%) Data Guard
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 37 (100.00%) Oracle
2 7 (18.92%) Microsoft
3 5 (13.51%) HP
4 4 (10.81%) Hitachi
4 4 (10.81%) Informatica
5 2 (5.41%) Hyperion
6 1 (2.70%) Pegasus
6 1 (2.70%) i-GRasp
6 1 (2.70%) Business Objects