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 3 August 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
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle
Rank 26 29 20
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -9
Permanent jobs citing Oracle 515 502 722
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 7.90% 6.98% 10.00%
As % of the Vendors category 18.04% 15.90% 22.61%
Number of salaries quoted 396 416 587
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
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
2855 3158 3193
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 43.77% 43.89% 44.21%
Number of salaries quoted 2262 2504 2713
Average salary £38,750 £36,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.63% -6.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 3 August 2015.

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 3 August 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
Manchester +4 257 £42,750 +0.58% 43
Cheshire -1 128 £40,000 - 15
Merseyside +17 55 £50,000 +25.00% 6
Lancashire -4 36 £40,000 +11.11% 6
Cumbria +8 16 £32,500 -7.14% 2
Oracle
England

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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.

1 569 (55.68%) SQL
2 350 (34.25%) Oracle Database
3 336 (32.88%) Java
4 282 (27.59%) SQL Server
5 247 (24.17%) Agile Software Development
6 221 (21.62%) Microsoft
7 199 (19.47%) Finance
8 187 (18.30%) Degree
9 182 (17.81%) Web Services
10 181 (17.71%) PL/SQL
11 178 (17.42%) Windows
12 173 (16.93%) Linux
13 164 (16.05%) JavaScript
14 163 (15.95%) UNIX
15 160 (15.66%) Oracle Database 11g
16 155 (15.17%) XML
17 152 (14.87%) HTML
18 150 (14.68%) SDLC
19 141 (13.80%) .NET
20 138 (13.50%) J2EE
21 134 (13.11%) Middleware
22 122 (11.94%) WebLogic
23 116 (11.35%) SOA
24 114 (11.15%) Oracle Reports
25 113 (11.06%) IBM
26 109 (10.67%) SOAP
27 108 (10.57%) MS Excel
28 107 (10.47%) VMware
29 105 (10.27%) Business Intelligence
30 104 (10.18%) Performance Tuning

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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
1 122 (11.94%) WebLogic
2 88 (8.61%) SharePoint
3 87 (8.51%) WebSphere
4 76 (7.44%) Oracle Service Bus
5 60 (5.87%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 35 (3.42%) Tomcat
7 25 (2.45%) IIS
7 25 (2.45%) Apache
7 25 (2.45%) Oracle Application Server
8 19 (1.86%) CMS
9 16 (1.57%) SAS
10 14 (1.37%) WordPress
11 13 (1.27%) JBoss
12 11 (1.08%) WebSphere Application Server
13 10 (0.98%) Oracle Workflow
14 9 (0.88%) GlassFish
14 9 (0.88%) NetWeaver
15 8 (0.78%) Oracle 9iAS
15 8 (0.78%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
15 8 (0.78%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 108 (10.57%) MS Excel
2 51 (4.99%) MS Office
3 16 (1.57%) MS Visio
4 14 (1.37%) MS PowerPoint
5 9 (0.88%) SPSS
6 5 (0.49%) MS Project
7 4 (0.39%) Photoshop
8 3 (0.29%) ProjectWise
9 1 (0.098%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.098%) Acrobat
9 1 (0.098%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.098%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 70 (6.85%) Oracle EBS
2 66 (6.46%) Oracle BPM
3 59 (5.77%) Oracle EBS R12
4 55 (5.38%) Oracle Applications
5 35 (3.42%) Oracle General Ledger
6 25 (2.45%) Dynamics CRM
7 24 (2.35%) Oracle 11i
8 22 (2.15%) Oracle Financials
9 21 (2.05%) Oracle Payables
10 19 (1.86%) Oracle ERP
10 19 (1.86%) Oracle Receivables
11 15 (1.47%) Dynamics GP
12 14 (1.37%) Dynamics NAV
13 12 (1.17%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
13 12 (1.17%) Oracle iProcurement
13 12 (1.17%) Oracle Cash Management
14 9 (0.88%) Oracle Internet Expenses
14 9 (0.88%) Agresso
15 8 (0.78%) Oracle Assets
16 6 (0.59%) Oracle iRecruitment
Cloud Services
1 24 (2.35%) IBM PureFlex
2 23 (2.25%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (0.98%) SaaS
4 9 (0.88%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (0.39%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (0.39%) Office 365
6 1 (0.098%) PaaS
6 1 (0.098%) Taleo
6 1 (0.098%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 51 (4.99%) SAN
2 17 (1.66%) HTTP
3 15 (1.47%) DNS
3 15 (1.47%) NAS
4 14 (1.37%) VLAN
5 13 (1.27%) Firewall
6 12 (1.17%) WAN
7 11 (1.08%) DHCP
8 10 (0.98%) ATM
9 9 (0.88%) TCP/IP
10 8 (0.78%) Internet
10 8 (0.78%) LAN
11 4 (0.39%) SMS
11 4 (0.39%) Intranet
12 3 (0.29%) Broadband
12 3 (0.29%) SNMP
12 3 (0.29%) Telnet
12 3 (0.29%) Wireshark
12 3 (0.29%) Wireless
12 3 (0.29%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 350 (34.25%) Oracle Database
2 282 (27.59%) SQL Server
3 160 (15.66%) Oracle Database 11g
4 114 (11.15%) Oracle Reports
5 99 (9.69%) Oracle Database 10g
6 91 (8.90%) Relational Database
7 83 (8.12%) MySQL
8 64 (6.26%) DB2
9 62 (6.07%) Data Warehouse
10 61 (5.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 60 (5.87%) RDBMS
12 49 (4.79%) Oracle9i Database
13 45 (4.40%) BusinessObjects
14 44 (4.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 37 (3.62%) PostgreSQL
16 36 (3.52%) Oracle ODI
17 35 (3.42%) SQL Server 2008
18 32 (3.13%) Oracle Database 12c
18 32 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
19 29 (2.84%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 58 (5.68%) Eclipse
1 58 (5.68%) Jenkins
2 57 (5.58%) Oracle Forms
3 49 (4.79%) SoapUI
4 41 (4.01%) JUnit
4 41 (4.01%) Selenium
5 37 (3.62%) Ant
6 32 (3.13%) Subversion
7 24 (2.35%) Maven
8 23 (2.25%) Visual Studio
9 22 (2.15%) Hudson
10 21 (2.05%) JIRA
11 18 (1.76%) ClearCase
12 16 (1.57%) Git (software)
12 16 (1.57%) Team Foundation Server
13 13 (1.27%) LoadRunner
14 12 (1.17%) Oracle APEX
15 9 (0.88%) NetBeans
15 9 (0.88%) Toad
16 8 (0.78%) TestNG
General
1 199 (19.47%) Finance
2 78 (7.63%) Banking
3 72 (7.05%) Retail
4 34 (3.33%) Marketing
5 29 (2.84%) Telecoms
6 26 (2.54%) General Ledger
7 21 (2.05%) Manufacturing
8 15 (1.47%) Billing
8 15 (1.47%) Games
9 8 (0.78%) Financial Institution
10 7 (0.68%) Advertising
11 5 (0.49%) Retail Banking
12 4 (0.39%) Local Government
13 3 (0.29%) Corporate Banking
13 3 (0.29%) iGaming
13 3 (0.29%) Law
13 3 (0.29%) Legal
13 3 (0.29%) Investment Banking
13 3 (0.29%) Front Office
13 3 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 376 (36.79%) Developer
2 116 (11.35%) Java Developer
3 113 (11.06%) Oracle Developer
3 113 (11.06%) Analyst
4 102 (9.98%) Architect
5 89 (8.71%) DBA
6 82 (8.02%) Consultant
7 60 (5.87%) Oracle DBA
8 49 (4.79%) Administrator
9 42 (4.11%) Senior Developer
10 40 (3.91%) Oracle SOA Developer
10 40 (3.91%) SOA Developer
11 38 (3.72%) Solutions Architect
12 37 (3.62%) Oracle Architect
13 34 (3.33%) SQL DBA
14 33 (3.23%) Graduate
15 32 (3.13%) Software Developer
16 31 (3.03%) Oracle Consultant
17 29 (2.84%) Support Analyst
18 28 (2.74%) Middleware Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 182 (17.81%) Web Services
2 155 (15.17%) XML
3 152 (14.87%) HTML
4 141 (13.80%) .NET
5 138 (13.50%) J2EE
6 134 (13.11%) Middleware
7 109 (10.67%) SOAP
8 95 (9.30%) Spring
9 80 (7.83%) Oracle Fusion
10 78 (7.63%) CSS
11 72 (7.05%) Hibernate
12 67 (6.56%) JMS
13 65 (6.36%) WSDL
14 62 (6.07%) Java EE
15 61 (5.97%) XSLT
16 51 (4.99%) XSD
17 42 (4.11%) jQuery
18 40 (3.91%) ASP.NET
19 34 (3.33%) JDBC
19 34 (3.33%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 99 (9.69%) Analytical Skills
2 61 (5.97%) Data Centre
3 57 (5.58%) Computer Science
4 45 (4.40%) Clustering
5 31 (3.03%) Client/Server
5 31 (3.03%) Mobile App
6 25 (2.45%) Management Information System
6 25 (2.45%) Mathematics
7 24 (2.35%) FlexPod
8 21 (2.05%) Replication
9 17 (1.66%) Mainframe
9 17 (1.66%) Enterprise Software
10 11 (1.08%) Visualisation
11 9 (0.88%) Life Science
12 7 (0.68%) NHS
12 7 (0.68%) User Experience
13 6 (0.59%) N-Tier
13 6 (0.59%) AS400
13 6 (0.59%) Statistics
13 6 (0.59%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 178 (17.42%) Windows
2 173 (16.93%) Linux
3 163 (15.95%) UNIX
4 71 (6.95%) Solaris
5 63 (6.16%) AIX
6 38 (3.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 29 (2.84%) HPUX
8 25 (2.45%) SUSE
9 24 (2.35%) OS/400
9 24 (2.35%) zOS
10 20 (1.96%) Apple iOS
11 19 (1.86%) Windows Server 2003
11 19 (1.86%) Android
12 15 (1.47%) Windows Server 2008
12 15 (1.47%) Windows Server 2012
13 10 (0.98%) Oracle Linux
14 6 (0.59%) Windows XP
15 5 (0.49%) Windows 8
15 5 (0.49%) Windows Mobile
16 4 (0.39%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 247 (24.17%) Agile Software Development
2 150 (14.68%) SDLC
3 116 (11.35%) SOA
4 105 (10.27%) Business Intelligence
5 104 (10.18%) Performance Tuning
6 97 (9.49%) Project Management
7 83 (8.12%) ITIL
8 81 (7.93%) ERP
9 80 (7.83%) Scrum
10 69 (6.75%) Mentoring
11 60 (5.87%) OO
12 59 (5.77%) TDD
13 54 (5.28%) Analytics
14 53 (5.19%) Service Delivery
15 50 (4.89%) Software Engineering
16 47 (4.60%) PRINCE2
17 46 (4.50%) CRM
18 45 (4.40%) Continuous Integration
18 45 (4.40%) Open Source
19 44 (4.31%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 569 (55.68%) SQL
2 336 (32.88%) Java
3 181 (17.71%) PL/SQL
4 164 (16.05%) JavaScript
5 101 (9.88%) C#
6 47 (4.60%) PHP
7 46 (4.50%) C++
8 41 (4.01%) T-SQL
9 30 (2.94%) Shell Script
10 28 (2.74%) VB
11 27 (2.64%) C
12 21 (2.05%) Python
13 15 (1.47%) VB.NET
14 14 (1.37%) Perl
15 10 (0.98%) RPG
15 10 (0.98%) Delphi
15 10 (0.98%) VBA
16 9 (0.88%) R
17 8 (0.78%) ActionScript
17 8 (0.78%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 187 (18.30%) Degree
2 41 (4.01%) Security Cleared
3 33 (3.23%) SC Cleared
4 25 (2.45%) Microsoft Certification
5 20 (1.96%) ISEB
6 19 (1.86%) Oracle Certification
7 17 (1.66%) ISTQB
8 16 (1.57%) ITIL Certification
9 15 (1.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 13 (1.27%) MCSE
11 12 (1.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 10 (0.98%) MCITP
12 10 (0.98%) OCP
13 9 (0.88%) PMP
13 9 (0.88%) PMI Certification
13 9 (0.88%) MCTS
14 8 (0.78%) MCSD
14 8 (0.78%) CCA
14 8 (0.78%) Citrix Certification
14 8 (0.78%) CCEA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (3.91%) QA
2 36 (3.52%) SLA
3 6 (0.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.20%) ISO 9000
6 1 (0.098%) HL7
6 1 (0.098%) Data Quality
System Software
1 76 (7.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 37 (3.62%) Oracle RAC
2 37 (3.62%) Active Directory
3 32 (3.13%) Hyper-V
4 25 (2.45%) KVM
5 7 (0.68%) Samba
6 6 (0.59%) VMware ESX
7 5 (0.49%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 5 (0.49%) NFS
8 4 (0.39%) VMware Server
8 4 (0.39%) EMC RecoverPoint
9 3 (0.29%) vSphere
10 1 (0.098%) Varnish
10 1 (0.098%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.098%) Ceph
10 1 (0.098%) GlusterFS
10 1 (0.098%) iptables
10 1 (0.098%) XenApp
10 1 (0.098%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.098%) Xen
Systems Management
1 35 (3.42%) Data Guard
2 34 (3.33%) Oracle RMAN
3 33 (3.23%) Tivoli
4 19 (1.86%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 7 (0.68%) NetBackup
6 6 (0.59%) SCCM
7 5 (0.49%) SCOM
7 5 (0.49%) Nagios
8 4 (0.39%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 4 (0.39%) Oozie
8 4 (0.39%) Puppet
9 3 (0.29%) HP Quality Center
9 3 (0.29%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 3 (0.29%) OpenView
9 3 (0.29%) Backup Exec
9 3 (0.29%) OVSD
10 2 (0.20%) WSUS
10 2 (0.20%) Foglight
10 2 (0.20%) EMC Navisphere
10 2 (0.20%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 221 (21.62%) Microsoft
2 113 (11.06%) IBM
3 107 (10.47%) VMware
4 76 (7.44%) SAP
5 66 (6.46%) HP
6 55 (5.38%) Teradata
7 54 (5.28%) Cisco
8 48 (4.70%) Red Hat
9 46 (4.50%) EMC
10 39 (3.82%) NetApp
11 31 (3.03%) Citrix
12 30 (2.94%) BMC
13 27 (2.64%) CA
13 27 (2.64%) Juniper
14 26 (2.54%) Brocade
14 26 (2.54%) Symantec
15 24 (2.35%) CheckPoint
16 22 (2.15%) JD Edwards
17 20 (1.96%) Sun
17 20 (1.96%) Hyperion
Ellesmere Port, Merseyside
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 hours ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Sanderson
Salary: £26000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
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Posted: Yesterday
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Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £35000 - £49000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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Cheshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Training and Benefits
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Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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Salary: £36491 - £50510 per annum
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
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Techsearch Technology
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
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Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum plus bonus plus benefits
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Lancashire
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Salary: £21,000 - £25,000 DOE
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Salary: From £22,000 to £25,000 per annum
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Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + bens
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Wigan, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + bens
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