The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the North West region.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within the Oracle Corporation.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle
Rank 29 19 16
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -3
Permanent jobs citing Oracle 501 714 834
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 6.99% 9.94% 11.12%
As % of the Vendors category 15.76% 22.18% 21.96%
Number of salaries quoted 418 579 722
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,750 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Vendors Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
3178 3219 3797
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 44.33% 44.83% 50.64%
Number of salaries quoted 2524 2739 3299
Average salary £36,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.49% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Oracle
England

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 1 August 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 1 August 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 -13 241 £42,500 +2.40% 45
Cheshire -9 143 £40,000 - 17
Merseyside -18 43 £42,500 -5.55% 10
Lancashire +9 41 £36,000 -10.00% 9
Cumbria - 4 £35,000 - 4
Oracle
England

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 August 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.

1 550 (48.76%) SQL
2 310 (27.48%) SQL Server
3 304 (26.95%) Java
3 304 (26.95%) Finance
4 297 (26.33%) Oracle Database
5 222 (19.68%) UNIX
6 207 (18.35%) Windows
7 204 (18.09%) .NET
8 200 (17.73%) Linux
9 180 (15.96%) C#
10 172 (15.25%) Microsoft
11 159 (14.10%) PL/SQL
12 155 (13.74%) JavaScript
13 154 (13.65%) Relational Database
14 152 (13.48%) HTML
15 147 (13.03%) J2EE
16 143 (12.68%) ITIL
17 140 (12.41%) Oracle Database 11g
18 139 (12.32%) Degree
19 131 (11.61%) Business Intelligence
20 128 (11.35%) MySQL
21 113 (10.02%) Oracle Reports
22 112 (9.93%) Web Services
23 109 (9.66%) MS Excel
24 108 (9.57%) XML
25 107 (9.49%) Oracle EBS
26 104 (9.22%) MVC
27 99 (8.78%) Scrum
27 99 (8.78%) Agile Software Development
27 99 (8.78%) Retail

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 90 (7.98%) WebLogic
2 62 (5.50%) WebSphere
3 47 (4.17%) Tomcat
4 31 (2.75%) Apache
5 30 (2.66%) Oracle Workflow
6 25 (2.22%) FileNet
7 24 (2.13%) IIS
8 23 (2.04%) SAS
9 19 (1.68%) WebSphere Application Server
10 17 (1.51%) SharePoint
11 14 (1.24%) Liferay
11 14 (1.24%) MS Exchange
12 13 (1.15%) CMS
13 12 (1.06%) Oracle HTTP Server
14 10 (0.89%) Oracle Application Server
14 10 (0.89%) IBM HTTP Server
15 9 (0.80%) Confluence
15 9 (0.80%) GlassFish
16 7 (0.62%) ColdFusion
16 7 (0.62%) Lync
Applications
1 109 (9.66%) MS Excel
2 42 (3.72%) MS Office
3 22 (1.95%) MS PowerPoint
4 14 (1.24%) FastStats
5 12 (1.06%) Photoshop
6 6 (0.53%) Adobe Illustrator
7 3 (0.27%) SPSS
7 3 (0.27%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.27%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.089%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 107 (9.49%) Oracle EBS
2 89 (7.89%) Oracle EBS R12
3 75 (6.65%) Oracle Financials
4 74 (6.56%) Oracle Applications
5 50 (4.43%) Oracle iProcurement
6 49 (4.34%) Oracle General Ledger
7 47 (4.17%) Oracle Payables
8 45 (3.99%) Oracle Cash Management
9 43 (3.81%) Oracle Assets
9 43 (3.81%) Oracle Receivables
10 39 (3.46%) HFM
11 35 (3.10%) Oracle E-Business Tax
12 33 (2.93%) Oracle 11i
13 29 (2.57%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
14 24 (2.13%) Oracle Internet Expenses
15 19 (1.68%) Hyperion Planning
16 14 (1.24%) Dynamics CRM
16 14 (1.24%) Magento
17 12 (1.06%) Oracle ERP
18 11 (0.98%) Oracle Payroll
Cloud Services
1 7 (0.62%) SaaS
2 5 (0.44%) Office 365
3 4 (0.35%) PaaS
4 3 (0.27%) IaaS
5 2 (0.18%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.18%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.18%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.089%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.089%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (0.089%) Route 53
6 1 (0.089%) Taleo
6 1 (0.089%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 26 (2.30%) Firewall
2 20 (1.77%) SAN
3 19 (1.68%) HTTP
4 16 (1.42%) Internet
5 13 (1.15%) DNS
6 10 (0.89%) DHCP
6 10 (0.89%) Intranet
7 9 (0.80%) LDAP
8 8 (0.71%) TCP/IP
8 8 (0.71%) VPN
9 6 (0.53%) VLAN
9 6 (0.53%) AMQP
9 6 (0.53%) LAN
9 6 (0.53%) WAN
10 5 (0.44%) SSL
10 5 (0.44%) Wi-Fi
11 3 (0.27%) NAS
12 2 (0.18%) Structured Cabling
13 1 (0.089%) FTP
13 1 (0.089%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 310 (27.48%) SQL Server
2 297 (26.33%) Oracle Database
3 154 (13.65%) Relational Database
4 140 (12.41%) Oracle Database 11g
5 128 (11.35%) MySQL
6 113 (10.02%) Oracle Reports
7 91 (8.07%) Oracle Database 10g
8 64 (5.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 64 (5.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 63 (5.59%) Data Warehouse
10 56 (4.96%) DB2
11 53 (4.70%) RDBMS
12 34 (3.01%) Oracle BI EE
13 33 (2.93%) Oracle BI Publisher
14 30 (2.66%) SQL Server 2008
15 29 (2.57%) Oracle9i Database
16 25 (2.22%) Oracle Discoverer
17 23 (2.04%) SQL Server 2005
18 22 (1.95%) Oracle Database 12c
19 21 (1.86%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 61 (5.41%) Eclipse
2 55 (4.88%) JUnit
3 48 (4.26%) Oracle Forms
4 41 (3.63%) Ant
5 40 (3.55%) JIRA
6 39 (3.46%) Selenium
6 39 (3.46%) Jenkins
7 35 (3.10%) Subversion
8 34 (3.01%) Git (software)
9 32 (2.84%) Maven
10 30 (2.66%) Visual Studio
11 25 (2.22%) Toad
12 16 (1.42%) Team Foundation Server
13 15 (1.33%) Mockito
14 12 (1.06%) Oracle APEX
14 12 (1.06%) Hudson
14 12 (1.06%) NUnit
14 12 (1.06%) ProC
15 10 (0.89%) Cucumber
16 9 (0.80%) PowerBuilder
General
1 304 (26.95%) Finance
2 99 (8.78%) Retail
3 35 (3.10%) Banking
4 28 (2.48%) General Ledger
5 27 (2.39%) Telecoms
6 23 (2.04%) Billing
7 19 (1.68%) Marketing
8 11 (0.98%) Pharmaceutical
9 10 (0.89%) Back Office
9 10 (0.89%) Manufacturing
9 10 (0.89%) Advertising
10 6 (0.53%) Multimedia
10 6 (0.53%) Financial Institution
10 6 (0.53%) Games
11 5 (0.44%) Aerospace
11 5 (0.44%) Corporate Banking
12 2 (0.18%) Automotive
12 2 (0.18%) Electronics
12 2 (0.18%) Military
13 1 (0.089%) Legal
Job Titles
1 341 (30.23%) Developer
2 160 (14.18%) Consultant
3 149 (13.21%) Analyst
4 137 (12.15%) Java Developer
5 127 (11.26%) DBA
6 99 (8.78%) Oracle DBA
7 94 (8.33%) Oracle Consultant
8 73 (6.47%) Senior Developer
9 63 (5.59%) Applications Support
10 58 (5.14%) Administrator
11 56 (4.96%) Architect
12 50 (4.43%) .NET Developer
12 50 (4.43%) C# Developer
13 42 (3.72%) Senior Java Developer
14 41 (3.63%) Oracle Functional Consultant
14 41 (3.63%) Functional Consultant
15 40 (3.55%) Oracle Developer
16 39 (3.46%) Java/J2EE Developer
17 38 (3.37%) Support Analyst
18 37 (3.28%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 204 (18.09%) .NET
2 152 (13.48%) HTML
3 147 (13.03%) J2EE
4 112 (9.93%) Web Services
5 108 (9.57%) XML
6 95 (8.42%) ASP.NET
7 82 (7.27%) CSS
7 82 (7.27%) jQuery
8 71 (6.29%) Spring
9 65 (5.76%) Java EE
10 59 (5.23%) Hibernate
11 58 (5.14%) Middleware
12 53 (4.70%) WCF
13 52 (4.61%) SOAP
14 51 (4.52%) EJB
15 46 (4.08%) Servlets
16 41 (3.63%) .NET Framework
16 41 (3.63%) WPF
17 37 (3.28%) JDBC
18 33 (2.93%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 62 (5.50%) Management Information System
2 43 (3.81%) Computer Science
3 28 (2.48%) Enterprise Software
4 27 (2.39%) Data Integration
5 17 (1.51%) Clustering
5 17 (1.51%) Open Source
6 14 (1.24%) Client/Server
7 13 (1.15%) N-Tier
7 13 (1.15%) Replication
8 9 (0.80%) NHS
8 9 (0.80%) Mathematics
9 8 (0.71%) Physics
10 7 (0.62%) Mainframe
10 7 (0.62%) Digital Media
10 7 (0.62%) Statistics
10 7 (0.62%) Mobile App
11 6 (0.53%) Inversion of Control
11 6 (0.53%) Visualisation
11 6 (0.53%) W3C
11 6 (0.53%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 222 (19.68%) UNIX
2 207 (18.35%) Windows
3 200 (17.73%) Linux
4 37 (3.28%) Windows Server 2008
5 36 (3.19%) Windows Server 2003
6 25 (2.22%) AIX
7 24 (2.13%) Solaris
8 23 (2.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 17 (1.51%) Android
10 15 (1.33%) Windows 7
11 14 (1.24%) Windows Server 2012
12 10 (0.89%) Windows 8
13 9 (0.80%) Windows XP
14 8 (0.71%) Apple iOS
15 6 (0.53%) Oracle Linux
15 6 (0.53%) Windows 2000 Server
15 6 (0.53%) HPUX
16 5 (0.44%) Mac OS X
16 5 (0.44%) Windows Vista
17 4 (0.35%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 143 (12.68%) ITIL
2 131 (11.61%) Business Intelligence
3 104 (9.22%) MVC
4 99 (8.78%) Scrum
4 99 (8.78%) Agile Software Development
5 96 (8.51%) OO
6 95 (8.42%) Project Management
7 83 (7.36%) E-Commerce
8 71 (6.29%) TDD
9 63 (5.59%) ERP
10 60 (5.32%) ETL
10 60 (5.32%) Migration
11 59 (5.23%) Performance Tuning
12 58 (5.14%) Unit Testing
13 56 (4.96%) Software Engineering
14 47 (4.17%) SOA
15 46 (4.08%) Workflow
16 45 (3.99%) CRM
17 43 (3.81%) Stakeholder Management
17 43 (3.81%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 550 (48.76%) SQL
2 304 (26.95%) Java
3 180 (15.96%) C#
4 159 (14.10%) PL/SQL
5 155 (13.74%) JavaScript
6 69 (6.12%) PHP
7 60 (5.32%) T-SQL
8 57 (5.05%) VB
9 56 (4.96%) Shell Script
10 27 (2.39%) Python
11 26 (2.30%) Delphi
12 25 (2.22%) C
13 24 (2.13%) FoxPro (VFP)
14 22 (1.95%) PowerShell
15 19 (1.68%) Perl
16 18 (1.60%) VB.NET
17 17 (1.51%) C++
18 13 (1.15%) XPath
19 9 (0.80%) Jython
20 8 (0.71%) Korn
Qualifications
1 139 (12.32%) Degree
2 71 (6.29%) Security Cleared
3 33 (2.93%) SC Cleared
4 19 (1.68%) ITIL Certification
5 13 (1.15%) HND
6 11 (0.98%) Microsoft Certification
7 10 (0.89%) ISEB
8 9 (0.80%) MCSA
9 7 (0.62%) ISTQB
10 6 (0.53%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 6 (0.53%) MCP
11 5 (0.44%) MCSE
11 5 (0.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 4 (0.35%) Oracle Certification
13 3 (0.27%) OCP
13 3 (0.27%) Citrix Certification
13 3 (0.27%) NVQ Level 3
13 3 (0.27%) ISEB Practitioner
13 3 (0.27%) MCDST
14 2 (0.18%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (4.08%) QA
2 37 (3.28%) SLA
3 26 (2.30%) Data Quality
4 8 (0.71%) ISO 9001
5 6 (0.53%) ISO 9000
6 5 (0.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 5 (0.44%) PCI DSS
7 3 (0.27%) HL7
8 2 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 1 (0.089%) GxP
System Software
1 66 (5.85%) Oracle RAC
2 54 (4.79%) Oracle RMAN
3 38 (3.37%) VMware Infrastructure
4 25 (2.22%) Active Directory
5 11 (0.98%) vSphere
6 5 (0.44%) MetaFrame
6 5 (0.44%) VMware ESX
6 5 (0.44%) Hyper-V
6 5 (0.44%) PowerHA
7 3 (0.27%) VMware Workstation
7 3 (0.27%) KVM
8 2 (0.18%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 2 (0.18%) VMware Server
8 2 (0.18%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
9 1 (0.089%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 1 (0.089%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.089%) VirtualBox
9 1 (0.089%) Docker
9 1 (0.089%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 60 (5.32%) Data Guard
2 30 (2.66%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 18 (1.60%) Tivoli
4 10 (0.89%) Oracle EDQ
5 9 (0.80%) Nagios
5 9 (0.80%) OpenView
6 7 (0.62%) SCCM
7 6 (0.53%) NetBackup
8 5 (0.44%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 5 (0.44%) Puppet
8 5 (0.44%) Opscode Chef
9 4 (0.35%) Cacti
9 4 (0.35%) Norton AntiVirus
10 2 (0.18%) FortiGate
10 2 (0.18%) WSUS
10 2 (0.18%) HP SIM
10 2 (0.18%) Red Hat Satellite
10 2 (0.18%) Red Hat Spacewalk
10 2 (0.18%) HP Quality Center
10 2 (0.18%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 172 (15.25%) Microsoft
2 81 (7.18%) IBM
3 58 (5.14%) VMware
4 52 (4.61%) HP
5 45 (3.99%) SAP
6 39 (3.46%) Sybase
7 36 (3.19%) Business Objects
8 35 (3.10%) Red Hat
9 32 (2.84%) Hyperion
9 32 (2.84%) Remedy
10 27 (2.39%) Citrix
11 26 (2.30%) Cisco
12 24 (2.13%) EMC
12 24 (2.13%) Aquila
13 23 (2.04%) Teradata
14 22 (1.95%) Fujitsu
15 20 (1.77%) JBoss
16 17 (1.51%) NetApp
17 16 (1.42%) Symantec
18 15 (1.33%) Hitachi
Wigan, Lancashire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Broady Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + car allowance + 17.5% bonus + bene
Posted: 12 hours ago
Cheshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Great Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Computer People
Salary: £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Cheshire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 15 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + BONUS AND BENEFITS
Posted: 17 hours ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £52000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Salford, Lancashire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £25,000-£35,000
Posted: Yesterday
Salford, Lancashire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Neg. dependant on exp.
Posted: Yesterday
Ormskirk, Lancashire
Prospectus IT Recruitment
Salary: £28000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + pension, healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Preston, Lancashire
Elevate Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum to £35K - 12 month FTC
Posted: 2 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum + generous bonus + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Posted: 2 days ago