The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Oracle products and/or services 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 over the 3 months to 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle
Rank 26 22 20
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -2
Permanent jobs citing Oracle 547 630 839
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 7.43% 9.28% 10.52%
As % of the Vendors category 16.78% 20.45% 23.16%
Number of salaries quoted 426 529 744
Average salary £43,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.44% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Oracle
England

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

Vendors Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
3260 3080 3623
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 44.25% 45.35% 45.43%
Number of salaries quoted 2769 2588 3205
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £57,500 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Oracle
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Oracle Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Oracle
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Oracle Salary Trend in the North West

Oracle
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Oracle across the North West region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Oracle Salary Histogram in the North West

Oracle
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 within the North West region over the 3 months to 19 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 -6 279 £43,000 -4.44% 42
Cheshire -7 145 £47,500 +11.76% 28
Lancashire -12 42 £42,000 +14.28% 7
Merseyside +3 40 £42,500 -5.55% 9
Cumbria -2 2 £10,500 -70.00% 2
Oracle
England

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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.

1 456 (42.07%) SQL
2 342 (31.55%) Java
3 292 (26.94%) Finance
4 287 (26.48%) Oracle Database
5 253 (23.34%) SQL Server
6 240 (22.14%) Linux
7 215 (19.83%) UNIX
8 201 (18.54%) Windows
9 186 (17.16%) Agile Software Development
10 177 (16.33%) PL/SQL
11 165 (15.22%) Web Services
12 157 (14.48%) ITIL
13 151 (13.93%) Microsoft
14 147 (13.56%) Oracle Database 11g
15 131 (12.08%) Degree
15 131 (12.08%) .NET
16 128 (11.81%) J2EE
16 128 (11.81%) XML
17 124 (11.44%) HTML
17 124 (11.44%) Business Intelligence
18 120 (11.07%) Retail
19 119 (10.98%) Analytical Skills
19 119 (10.98%) JavaScript
20 118 (10.89%) Relational Database
21 100 (9.23%) MySQL
22 99 (9.13%) C#
23 95 (8.76%) Oracle Database 10g
24 93 (8.58%) Mentoring
25 92 (8.49%) SOAP
25 92 (8.49%) Oracle Reports

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 86 (7.93%) WebLogic
2 80 (7.38%) WebSphere
3 43 (3.97%) Tomcat
4 41 (3.78%) SharePoint
5 37 (3.41%) Apache
6 35 (3.23%) SAS
7 34 (3.14%) Oracle Service Bus
8 24 (2.21%) JBoss
9 21 (1.94%) BizTalk Server
10 20 (1.85%) IIS
11 17 (1.57%) WebSphere Application Server
11 17 (1.57%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 14 (1.29%) SharePoint 2010
13 12 (1.11%) GlassFish
13 12 (1.11%) MS Exchange
14 10 (0.92%) ColdFusion
14 10 (0.92%) CMS
14 10 (0.92%) IBM HTTP Server
14 10 (0.92%) Confluence
15 8 (0.74%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 84 (7.75%) MS Excel
2 22 (2.03%) MS Office
3 6 (0.55%) SPSS
3 6 (0.55%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.18%) MS Project
4 2 (0.18%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (0.18%) PowerPivot
5 1 (0.092%) Edge Animate
5 1 (0.092%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.092%) Stata
Business Applications
1 91 (8.39%) Oracle EBS
2 51 (4.70%) Oracle EBS R12
3 40 (3.69%) Oracle Financials
4 38 (3.51%) Oracle Retail
5 36 (3.32%) Oracle Applications
6 32 (2.95%) Oracle Payables
6 32 (2.95%) Oracle Receivables
7 29 (2.68%) Oracle General Ledger
7 29 (2.68%) Oracle Assets
8 24 (2.21%) Oracle ERP
9 17 (1.57%) Oracle Cash Management
10 12 (1.11%) HFM
10 12 (1.11%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
11 10 (0.92%) Oracle AGIS
12 9 (0.83%) Oracle 11i
12 9 (0.83%) Oracle iProcurement
13 8 (0.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
14 7 (0.65%) Hyperion Planning
14 7 (0.65%) Oracle E-Business Tax
15 5 (0.46%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 19 (1.75%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (0.83%) SaaS
3 8 (0.74%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (0.46%) PaaS
4 5 (0.46%) Office 365
4 5 (0.46%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (0.46%) IaaS
5 2 (0.18%) Amazon ELB
5 2 (0.18%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.18%) Amazon S3
5 2 (0.18%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 38 (3.51%) HTTP
2 29 (2.68%) SAN
3 26 (2.40%) Internet
4 15 (1.38%) FTP
5 14 (1.29%) WAN
5 14 (1.29%) Firewall
6 13 (1.20%) NAS
7 9 (0.83%) LAN
8 8 (0.74%) iSCSI
9 7 (0.65%) GPRS
9 7 (0.65%) DHCP
9 7 (0.65%) DNS
9 7 (0.65%) TCP/IP
10 6 (0.55%) SNMP
10 6 (0.55%) LDAP
10 6 (0.55%) IPsec
11 5 (0.46%) Intranet
11 5 (0.46%) SSL
12 4 (0.37%) ATM
12 4 (0.37%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 287 (26.48%) Oracle Database
2 253 (23.34%) SQL Server
3 147 (13.56%) Oracle Database 11g
4 118 (10.89%) Relational Database
5 100 (9.23%) MySQL
6 95 (8.76%) Oracle Database 10g
7 92 (8.49%) Oracle Reports
8 76 (7.01%) DB2
9 61 (5.63%) Data Warehouse
10 54 (4.98%) RDBMS
11 52 (4.80%) Oracle9i Database
12 48 (4.43%) Oracle Database 12c
13 45 (4.15%) Oracle BI EE
14 32 (2.95%) Oracle BI Publisher
14 32 (2.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 32 (2.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 30 (2.77%) Big Data
16 28 (2.58%) SQL Server 2008
16 28 (2.58%) Hadoop
17 26 (2.40%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 71 (6.55%) Oracle Forms
2 66 (6.09%) Eclipse
3 54 (4.98%) JUnit
4 45 (4.15%) JIRA
5 44 (4.06%) Selenium
6 30 (2.77%) Ant
7 25 (2.31%) Subversion
7 25 (2.31%) Maven
8 24 (2.21%) Jenkins
9 20 (1.85%) Git (software)
9 20 (1.85%) Visual Studio
10 18 (1.66%) Cucumber
11 17 (1.57%) QuickTest Pro
12 14 (1.29%) NUnit
13 13 (1.20%) PowerBuilder
14 12 (1.11%) SoapUI
15 11 (1.01%) Talend Open Studio
16 9 (0.83%) Oracle APEX
16 9 (0.83%) Mockito
17 8 (0.74%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 292 (26.94%) Finance
2 120 (11.07%) Retail
3 58 (5.35%) Banking
4 23 (2.12%) Manufacturing
4 23 (2.12%) Telecoms
5 14 (1.29%) Marketing
6 10 (0.92%) Billing
6 10 (0.92%) General Ledger
7 9 (0.83%) Games
8 8 (0.74%) Pharmaceutical
8 8 (0.74%) French Language
8 8 (0.74%) Spanish Language
9 6 (0.55%) Multimedia
10 5 (0.46%) Financial Institution
11 4 (0.37%) Back Office
11 4 (0.37%) Publishing
12 3 (0.28%) Advertising
12 3 (0.28%) Aerospace
13 2 (0.18%) Retail Banking
14 1 (0.092%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 363 (33.49%) Developer
2 123 (11.35%) Analyst
3 118 (10.89%) Java Developer
4 108 (9.96%) DBA
5 106 (9.78%) Consultant
6 90 (8.30%) Oracle Developer
7 83 (7.66%) Oracle DBA
8 51 (4.70%) Architect
9 48 (4.43%) Senior Developer
10 45 (4.15%) Support Analyst
10 45 (4.15%) Applications Support
11 42 (3.87%) Solutions Architect
11 42 (3.87%) Java/J2EE Developer
12 38 (3.51%) Oracle Consultant
13 35 (3.23%) Software Engineer
14 32 (2.95%) Technical Leader
15 29 (2.68%) C# Developer
16 27 (2.49%) Infrastructure Manager
16 27 (2.49%) Administrator
17 26 (2.40%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 165 (15.22%) Web Services
2 131 (12.08%) .NET
3 128 (11.81%) J2EE
3 128 (11.81%) XML
4 124 (11.44%) HTML
5 92 (8.49%) SOAP
6 84 (7.75%) Middleware
7 76 (7.01%) CSS
8 65 (6.00%) Spring
9 59 (5.44%) Java EE
10 56 (5.17%) ASP.NET
11 55 (5.07%) jQuery
12 52 (4.80%) Hibernate
13 47 (4.34%) JDBC
14 44 (4.06%) XSLT
15 39 (3.60%) JSP
16 35 (3.23%) Oracle Fusion
17 34 (3.14%) JSON
17 34 (3.14%) Servlets
17 34 (3.14%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 119 (10.98%) Analytical Skills
2 56 (5.17%) Computer Science
3 33 (3.04%) Management Information System
4 26 (2.40%) Enterprise Software
5 21 (1.94%) Open Source
6 16 (1.48%) N-Tier
7 15 (1.38%) FlexPod
8 14 (1.29%) Data Integration
9 11 (1.01%) Smart Meter
10 10 (0.92%) Mathematics
11 9 (0.83%) Physics
11 9 (0.83%) Life Science
11 9 (0.83%) Online Games
12 8 (0.74%) Algorithms
12 8 (0.74%) Visualisation
13 7 (0.65%) Graphic Design
13 7 (0.65%) Client/Server
14 6 (0.55%) HACMP
14 6 (0.55%) FMCG
15 5 (0.46%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 240 (22.14%) Linux
2 215 (19.83%) UNIX
3 201 (18.54%) Windows
4 45 (4.15%) AIX
5 44 (4.06%) Solaris
6 42 (3.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 30 (2.77%) Windows Server 2008
8 21 (1.94%) Windows Server 2003
9 20 (1.85%) SUSE
10 18 (1.66%) Windows 7
11 16 (1.48%) HPUX
12 15 (1.38%) Windows XP
12 15 (1.38%) OS/400
12 15 (1.38%) zOS
13 12 (1.11%) Windows Server 2012
14 11 (1.01%) Apple iOS
15 7 (0.65%) Mac OS X
16 5 (0.46%) Android
17 4 (0.37%) Windows 2000 Server
18 3 (0.28%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 186 (17.16%) Agile Software Development
2 157 (14.48%) ITIL
3 124 (11.44%) Business Intelligence
4 93 (8.58%) Mentoring
5 89 (8.21%) Performance Tuning
6 85 (7.84%) Project Management
7 82 (7.56%) MVC
8 81 (7.47%) Scrum
9 75 (6.92%) Stakeholder Management
10 68 (6.27%) ERP
11 67 (6.18%) ETL
12 61 (5.63%) SOA
13 60 (5.54%) Service Delivery
14 53 (4.89%) Software Engineering
14 53 (4.89%) Analytics
15 52 (4.80%) E-Commerce
15 52 (4.80%) OO
16 50 (4.61%) Migration
17 46 (4.24%) Unit Testing
18 45 (4.15%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 456 (42.07%) SQL
2 342 (31.55%) Java
3 177 (16.33%) PL/SQL
4 119 (10.98%) JavaScript
5 99 (9.13%) C#
6 37 (3.41%) Shell Script
7 34 (3.14%) PHP
8 24 (2.21%) T-SQL
9 21 (1.94%) C++
10 19 (1.75%) C
11 15 (1.38%) VBA
12 13 (1.20%) Python
12 13 (1.20%) VB
12 13 (1.20%) VB.NET
13 10 (0.92%) Perl
13 10 (0.92%) PowerShell
13 10 (0.92%) XPath
14 8 (0.74%) Korn
15 6 (0.55%) R
15 6 (0.55%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 131 (12.08%) Degree
2 75 (6.92%) Security Cleared
3 48 (4.43%) SC Cleared
4 35 (3.23%) ISEB
5 32 (2.95%) ISTQB
6 17 (1.57%) ITIL Certification
7 10 (0.92%) ACCA
7 10 (0.92%) CIMA
8 7 (0.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 6 (0.55%) HND
10 5 (0.46%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 4 (0.37%) NVQ Level 3
12 3 (0.28%) Microsoft Certification
12 3 (0.28%) ISEB Practitioner
12 3 (0.28%) PMI Certification
12 3 (0.28%) Oracle Certification
12 3 (0.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 2 (0.18%) MCDST
13 2 (0.18%) Citrix Certification
13 2 (0.18%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 77 (7.10%) QA
2 67 (6.18%) SLA
3 21 (1.94%) Data Quality
4 6 (0.55%) ISO 9000
4 6 (0.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.18%) HL7
6 1 (0.092%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 62 (5.72%) VMware Infrastructure
2 58 (5.35%) Oracle RMAN
3 33 (3.04%) Hyper-V
4 31 (2.86%) Oracle RAC
5 23 (2.12%) Active Directory
6 16 (1.48%) KVM
7 11 (1.01%) vSphere
7 11 (1.01%) VMware ESX
8 8 (0.74%) MetaFrame
9 7 (0.65%) VMware ESXi
10 6 (0.55%) PowerHA
10 6 (0.55%) vCloud
11 5 (0.46%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 5 (0.46%) XenApp
12 2 (0.18%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
12 2 (0.18%) VMware Workstation
13 1 (0.092%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 54 (4.98%) Data Guard
2 37 (3.41%) Foglight
3 25 (2.31%) Tivoli
4 13 (1.20%) Oracle EDQ
5 7 (0.65%) SCOM
5 7 (0.65%) HP Quality Center
5 7 (0.65%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 7 (0.65%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 6 (0.55%) SCCM
6 6 (0.55%) OpenNMS
7 5 (0.46%) Norton AntiVirus
8 3 (0.28%) Puppet
8 3 (0.28%) Opscode Chef
9 2 (0.18%) Control-M
10 1 (0.092%) Nagios
Vendors
1 151 (13.93%) Microsoft
2 91 (8.39%) VMware
3 80 (7.38%) IBM
4 60 (5.54%) SAP
5 50 (4.61%) Informatica
6 47 (4.34%) Red Hat
6 47 (4.34%) HP
7 45 (4.15%) Teradata
8 37 (3.41%) Imperva
9 36 (3.32%) Sybase
10 31 (2.86%) Business Objects
11 29 (2.68%) NetApp
11 29 (2.68%) Hyperion
12 27 (2.49%) Citrix
13 26 (2.40%) Cisco
13 26 (2.40%) Cognos
14 25 (2.31%) EMC
15 21 (1.94%) Symantec
16 18 (1.66%) Brocade
17 17 (1.57%) Juniper
Cheshire
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Salary: £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: Yesterday
Salford, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 per annum + 10% bonus, on call allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
CML Offshore Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £200,000 per annum No Tax, Relocation, Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
CML Offshore Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £200,000 per annum No Tax, Relocation, Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £30,000 to £85,000 per annum plus outstanding package
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Cheshire
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Salary: £40000.00 per annum
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Warrington, Cheshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £40k - 45k per year
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ARM Technology
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Southport, Merseyside
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
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Cheshire
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
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