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 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle
Rank 23 22 18
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -4
Permanent jobs citing Oracle 503 574 772
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 8.33% 8.42% 10.53%
As % of the Vendors category 18.39% 18.87% 22.97%
Number of salaries quoted 383 462 605
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,100 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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
2735 3042 3361
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 45.31% 44.64% 45.87%
Number of salaries quoted 2165 2445 2788
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £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 29 May 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 29 May 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 -1 270 £45,000 +5.88% 48
Cheshire +1 129 £42,500 +4.93% 16
Merseyside -2 46 £47,500 +25.00% 7
Lancashire -13 38 £40,000 +14.28% 13
Cumbria -4 6 £65,000 +85.71% 2
Oracle
England

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 May 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.

1 544 (52.01%) SQL
2 344 (32.89%) Java
3 317 (30.31%) Oracle Database
4 295 (28.20%) SQL Server
5 236 (22.56%) Agile Software Development
6 229 (21.89%) Finance
7 209 (19.98%) Microsoft
8 182 (17.40%) Web Services
9 179 (17.11%) Windows
10 176 (16.83%) PL/SQL
11 172 (16.44%) UNIX
12 159 (15.20%) JavaScript
12 159 (15.20%) Degree
13 150 (14.34%) XML
14 148 (14.15%) HTML
15 142 (13.58%) Linux
16 137 (13.10%) .NET
17 136 (13.00%) SDLC
18 130 (12.43%) MS Excel
19 129 (12.33%) Oracle Database 11g
20 127 (12.14%) J2EE
21 111 (10.61%) Project Management
22 109 (10.42%) Middleware
23 106 (10.13%) SOA
24 105 (10.04%) VMware
25 104 (9.94%) C#
26 103 (9.85%) IBM
27 100 (9.56%) ITIL
28 99 (9.46%) Performance Tuning
29 97 (9.27%) Analytical Skills

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 96 (9.18%) SharePoint
2 92 (8.80%) WebSphere
3 87 (8.32%) WebLogic
4 66 (6.31%) Oracle Service Bus
5 41 (3.92%) Tomcat
6 37 (3.54%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 21 (2.01%) Apache
8 20 (1.91%) IIS
9 16 (1.53%) GlassFish
10 14 (1.34%) JBoss
11 13 (1.24%) SharePoint 2010
11 13 (1.24%) SAS
11 13 (1.24%) CMS
12 12 (1.15%) Oracle Application Server
13 11 (1.05%) WebSphere Application Server
14 10 (0.96%) BizTalk Server
14 10 (0.96%) Node.js
15 8 (0.76%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
15 8 (0.76%) Office Communications Server
16 7 (0.67%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 130 (12.43%) MS Excel
2 66 (6.31%) MS Office
3 23 (2.20%) MS Visio
4 11 (1.05%) SPSS
5 10 (0.96%) MS PowerPoint
6 5 (0.48%) MS Project
7 3 (0.29%) ProjectWise
8 2 (0.19%) PowerPivot
9 1 (0.096%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 59 (5.64%) Oracle EBS
2 47 (4.49%) Oracle EBS R12
3 46 (4.40%) Oracle BPM
4 45 (4.30%) Oracle General Ledger
5 39 (3.73%) Oracle Financials
6 32 (3.06%) Oracle Payables
7 31 (2.96%) Oracle Receivables
8 26 (2.49%) Oracle Applications
9 23 (2.20%) Dynamics CRM
10 22 (2.10%) Oracle Retail
11 20 (1.91%) Dynamics NAV
12 18 (1.72%) Oracle Assets
13 17 (1.63%) Oracle Cash Management
13 17 (1.63%) Dynamics GP
14 13 (1.24%) Oracle iProcurement
14 13 (1.24%) Oracle ERP
15 11 (1.05%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
15 11 (1.05%) Oracle CRM
16 10 (0.96%) Exstream
17 7 (0.67%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Cloud Services
1 28 (2.68%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (1.05%) Cloud Computing
3 7 (0.67%) SaaS
4 6 (0.57%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (0.38%) Office 365
6 3 (0.29%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.096%) PaaS
7 1 (0.096%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 43 (4.11%) SAN
2 23 (2.20%) HTTP
3 22 (2.10%) Firewall
4 17 (1.63%) Network Security
5 14 (1.34%) DNS
6 12 (1.15%) VLAN
7 11 (1.05%) Cisco ASA
7 11 (1.05%) WAN
8 10 (0.96%) ATM
9 9 (0.86%) TCP/IP
10 8 (0.76%) LAN
10 8 (0.76%) Internet
10 8 (0.76%) NAS
11 7 (0.67%) DHCP
12 6 (0.57%) Cisco Nexus
13 5 (0.48%) SSL
13 5 (0.48%) SMS
14 4 (0.38%) Wireshark
14 4 (0.38%) OpenVPN
14 4 (0.38%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 317 (30.31%) Oracle Database
2 295 (28.20%) SQL Server
3 129 (12.33%) Oracle Database 11g
4 91 (8.70%) Oracle Reports
5 89 (8.51%) DB2
6 85 (8.13%) Relational Database
7 77 (7.36%) Data Warehouse
7 77 (7.36%) Oracle Database 10g
8 64 (6.12%) MySQL
9 56 (5.35%) RDBMS
10 55 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 43 (4.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 37 (3.54%) Oracle ODI
13 34 (3.25%) MongoDB
14 30 (2.87%) PostgreSQL
15 29 (2.77%) Oracle9i Database
16 28 (2.68%) SQL Server 2008
17 27 (2.58%) NoSQL
18 25 (2.39%) SQL Server 2012
19 23 (2.20%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 58 (5.54%) Eclipse
2 55 (5.26%) Oracle Forms
3 47 (4.49%) JUnit
4 43 (4.11%) Jenkins
5 41 (3.92%) Subversion
6 36 (3.44%) SoapUI
7 31 (2.96%) Ant
8 24 (2.29%) Selenium
9 23 (2.20%) JIRA
10 21 (2.01%) Maven
11 20 (1.91%) Oracle APEX
11 20 (1.91%) Git (software)
12 19 (1.82%) Visual Studio
13 18 (1.72%) Hudson
14 13 (1.24%) Team Foundation Server
15 12 (1.15%) ClearCase
16 10 (0.96%) LoadRunner
17 9 (0.86%) Toad
18 8 (0.76%) Redmine
19 6 (0.57%) TestNG
General
1 229 (21.89%) Finance
2 66 (6.31%) Retail
3 48 (4.59%) Banking
4 37 (3.54%) Telecoms
5 34 (3.25%) Billing
6 28 (2.68%) Marketing
7 25 (2.39%) General Ledger
8 15 (1.43%) Manufacturing
9 12 (1.15%) Games
10 11 (1.05%) Advertising
11 9 (0.86%) Financial Institution
12 6 (0.57%) Local Government
13 4 (0.38%) Front Office
13 4 (0.38%) Investment Banking
13 4 (0.38%) Corporate Banking
14 3 (0.29%) iGaming
14 3 (0.29%) Law
15 2 (0.19%) Legal
15 2 (0.19%) Pharmaceutical
16 1 (0.096%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 379 (36.23%) Developer
2 114 (10.90%) Analyst
3 112 (10.71%) Java Developer
3 112 (10.71%) Oracle Developer
4 105 (10.04%) Architect
5 88 (8.41%) DBA
6 84 (8.03%) Consultant
7 64 (6.12%) Senior Developer
8 50 (4.78%) Solutions Architect
9 49 (4.68%) Oracle DBA
10 45 (4.30%) Oracle Consultant
11 38 (3.63%) Oracle SOA Developer
11 38 (3.63%) SOA Developer
12 36 (3.44%) Administrator
13 33 (3.15%) Support Analyst
14 28 (2.68%) Project Manager
14 28 (2.68%) C# Developer
15 27 (2.58%) Graduate
16 26 (2.49%) Software Developer
16 26 (2.49%) Oracle Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 182 (17.40%) Web Services
2 150 (14.34%) XML
3 148 (14.15%) HTML
4 137 (13.10%) .NET
5 127 (12.14%) J2EE
6 109 (10.42%) Middleware
7 87 (8.32%) SOAP
8 79 (7.55%) CSS
9 64 (6.12%) Oracle Fusion
10 62 (5.93%) JMS
11 57 (5.45%) Spring
12 53 (5.07%) jQuery
13 52 (4.97%) Hibernate
13 52 (4.97%) XSLT
14 45 (4.30%) WSDL
15 44 (4.21%) Java EE
16 43 (4.11%) ASP.NET
17 38 (3.63%) XSD
18 36 (3.44%) JSON
19 33 (3.15%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 97 (9.27%) Analytical Skills
2 79 (7.55%) Data Centre
3 59 (5.64%) Computer Science
4 26 (2.49%) Clustering
5 25 (2.39%) Mainframe
6 24 (2.29%) Mobile App
7 23 (2.20%) Client/Server
8 22 (2.10%) FlexPod
9 19 (1.82%) Management Information System
10 18 (1.72%) Replication
10 18 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
11 13 (1.24%) Life Science
11 13 (1.24%) Data Integration
12 10 (0.96%) Mathematics
13 9 (0.86%) Visualisation
13 9 (0.86%) N-Tier
14 8 (0.76%) AS400
15 7 (0.67%) iSeries
16 6 (0.57%) NHS
16 6 (0.57%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 179 (17.11%) Windows
2 172 (16.44%) UNIX
3 142 (13.58%) Linux
4 64 (6.12%) Solaris
5 38 (3.63%) AIX
6 30 (2.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 29 (2.77%) HPUX
8 25 (2.39%) SUSE
9 22 (2.10%) OS/400
9 22 (2.10%) zOS
10 16 (1.53%) Windows Server 2003
10 16 (1.53%) Windows Server 2012
11 12 (1.15%) Oracle Linux
12 11 (1.05%) Apple iOS
13 10 (0.96%) Android
13 10 (0.96%) Windows Server 2008
14 9 (0.86%) Windows Mobile
15 7 (0.67%) Windows XP
16 6 (0.57%) Windows 8
17 5 (0.48%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 236 (22.56%) Agile Software Development
2 136 (13.00%) SDLC
3 111 (10.61%) Project Management
4 106 (10.13%) SOA
5 100 (9.56%) ITIL
6 99 (9.46%) Performance Tuning
7 87 (8.32%) Business Intelligence
8 82 (7.84%) Scrum
9 78 (7.46%) Mentoring
10 72 (6.88%) ERP
10 72 (6.88%) OO
11 58 (5.54%) Change Management
12 54 (5.16%) Service Delivery
13 51 (4.88%) TDD
14 50 (4.78%) PRINCE2
15 48 (4.59%) MVC
15 48 (4.59%) CRM
16 46 (4.40%) Analytics
17 43 (4.11%) Coaching
17 43 (4.11%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 544 (52.01%) SQL
2 344 (32.89%) Java
3 176 (16.83%) PL/SQL
4 159 (15.20%) JavaScript
5 104 (9.94%) C#
6 47 (4.49%) C++
7 36 (3.44%) T-SQL
8 35 (3.35%) Shell Script
8 35 (3.35%) PHP
9 32 (3.06%) VB
10 27 (2.58%) C
11 23 (2.20%) VB.NET
12 18 (1.72%) RPG
13 17 (1.63%) Python
14 14 (1.34%) VBA
15 12 (1.15%) Perl
16 11 (1.05%) COBOL
16 11 (1.05%) VB6
17 10 (0.96%) R
18 8 (0.76%) XPath
Qualifications
1 159 (15.20%) Degree
2 28 (2.68%) ISEB
3 25 (2.39%) Security Cleared
4 20 (1.91%) ISTQB
5 19 (1.82%) Microsoft Certification
6 18 (1.72%) ITIL Certification
7 17 (1.63%) SC Cleared
8 16 (1.53%) Oracle Certification
9 14 (1.34%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 12 (1.15%) MCSE
10 12 (1.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 8 (0.76%) MCSD
11 8 (0.76%) Sun Certification
11 8 (0.76%) CCA
11 8 (0.76%) Citrix Certification
11 8 (0.76%) CCEA
11 8 (0.76%) Cisco Certification
12 7 (0.67%) CCNA
12 7 (0.67%) ACCA
12 7 (0.67%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (4.68%) QA
2 33 (3.15%) SLA
3 6 (0.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 6 (0.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.096%) HL7
4 1 (0.096%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 83 (7.93%) VMware Infrastructure
2 31 (2.96%) Hyper-V
2 31 (2.96%) Active Directory
3 24 (2.29%) KVM
4 22 (2.10%) Oracle RAC
5 6 (0.57%) VMware ESX
6 3 (0.29%) vSphere
6 3 (0.29%) iptables
7 2 (0.19%) Ceph
7 2 (0.19%) Samba
7 2 (0.19%) NFS
7 2 (0.19%) Postfix
7 2 (0.19%) Sendmail
7 2 (0.19%) Varnish
7 2 (0.19%) SpamAssassin
7 2 (0.19%) OpenSIPS
7 2 (0.19%) Openswan
7 2 (0.19%) Dovecot
7 2 (0.19%) Corosync
8 1 (0.096%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 29 (2.77%) Oracle RMAN
2 27 (2.58%) Tivoli
3 25 (2.39%) Data Guard
4 11 (1.05%) Foglight
5 10 (0.96%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 7 (0.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 7 (0.67%) Nagios
7 6 (0.57%) SCOM
8 4 (0.38%) Oozie
9 3 (0.29%) SCCM
9 3 (0.29%) OpenView
9 3 (0.29%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 3 (0.29%) OVSD
9 3 (0.29%) NetBackup
9 3 (0.29%) Backup Exec
10 2 (0.19%) Pacemaker
10 2 (0.19%) Bacula
10 2 (0.19%) EMC Navisphere
10 2 (0.19%) Cacti
10 2 (0.19%) Munin
Vendors
1 209 (19.98%) Microsoft
2 105 (10.04%) VMware
3 103 (9.85%) IBM
4 74 (7.07%) SAP
5 67 (6.41%) Cisco
6 64 (6.12%) Teradata
7 63 (6.02%) HP
8 50 (4.78%) NetApp
9 46 (4.40%) Red Hat
10 39 (3.73%) EMC
11 38 (3.63%) Juniper
12 36 (3.44%) CA
13 33 (3.15%) Citrix
14 28 (2.68%) Business Objects
15 24 (2.29%) Symantec
15 24 (2.29%) Sage
15 24 (2.29%) Brocade
16 23 (2.20%) JD Edwards
17 22 (2.10%) BMC
17 22 (2.10%) CheckPoint
Lancashire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £38,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Holiday,
Posted: 8 hours ago
Northwich, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Crewe, Cheshire
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Crewe, Cheshire
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Preston, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
North West
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Excellent Salary and Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Sanderson
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
Eames Consulting
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum Up to £60k + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
North West
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 -£85,000, with excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
techfolk Ltd
Salary: Competitive joining salary + discretionary company bonus
Posted: 2 days ago