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 5 March 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle
Rank 24 21 19
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -2
Permanent jobs citing Oracle 532 635 810
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 7.87% 9.65% 11.36%
As % of the Vendors category 17.96% 21.55% 24.16%
Number of salaries quoted 408 506 656
Average salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,200 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £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
2962 2947 3352
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 43.80% 44.77% 47.01%
Number of salaries quoted 2445 2380 2739
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
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 5 March 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 5 March 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 -9 257 £42,500 -3.40% 58
Cheshire +5 173 £45,000 +12.50% 30
Lancashire -3 42 £40,000 +15.94% 7
Merseyside -8 32 £42,500 -5.55% 11
Cumbria - 6 £62,500 - 3
Oracle
England

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 5 March 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.

1 488 (44.40%) SQL
2 349 (31.76%) Java
3 316 (28.75%) Oracle Database
4 279 (25.39%) SQL Server
5 267 (24.29%) Finance
6 206 (18.74%) UNIX
7 197 (17.93%) Linux
8 196 (17.83%) PL/SQL
9 193 (17.56%) Agile Software Development
10 190 (17.29%) Microsoft
11 184 (16.74%) Windows
11 184 (16.74%) Web Services
12 148 (13.47%) Oracle Database 11g
13 141 (12.83%) JavaScript
14 139 (12.65%) HTML
15 136 (12.37%) Degree
16 133 (12.10%) .NET
17 124 (11.28%) XML
18 121 (11.01%) Analytical Skills
19 120 (10.92%) ITIL
19 120 (10.92%) J2EE
20 115 (10.46%) VMware
21 114 (10.37%) Retail
22 105 (9.55%) MS Excel
23 104 (9.46%) Project Management
24 103 (9.37%) Business Intelligence
24 103 (9.37%) C#
25 99 (9.01%) Oracle EBS
26 98 (8.92%) Performance Tuning
27 93 (8.46%) Oracle Database 10g

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 80 (7.28%) WebSphere
2 71 (6.46%) WebLogic
3 70 (6.37%) SharePoint
4 47 (4.28%) Tomcat
5 44 (4.00%) Oracle Service Bus
6 28 (2.55%) SAS
7 26 (2.37%) Apache
8 24 (2.18%) IIS
9 21 (1.91%) BizTalk Server
10 20 (1.82%) JBoss
11 16 (1.46%) GlassFish
12 15 (1.36%) SharePoint 2010
13 11 (1.00%) WebSphere Application Server
14 10 (0.91%) Node.js
15 9 (0.82%) Oracle HTTP Server
15 9 (0.82%) Umbraco
15 9 (0.82%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 8 (0.73%) Confluence
17 7 (0.64%) WordPress
18 6 (0.55%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 105 (9.55%) MS Excel
2 50 (4.55%) MS Office
3 14 (1.27%) MS Visio
4 10 (0.91%) SPSS
5 6 (0.55%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.18%) PowerPivot
7 1 (0.091%) MS Project
7 1 (0.091%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 99 (9.01%) Oracle EBS
2 50 (4.55%) Oracle EBS R12
2 50 (4.55%) Oracle Retail
3 44 (4.00%) Oracle Financials
4 37 (3.37%) Oracle General Ledger
5 34 (3.09%) Oracle Payables
6 33 (3.00%) Oracle Applications
6 33 (3.00%) Oracle Receivables
7 24 (2.18%) Oracle Assets
8 20 (1.82%) Oracle Cash Management
8 20 (1.82%) Oracle ERP
9 11 (1.00%) Dynamics NAV
10 10 (0.91%) Oracle AGIS
10 10 (0.91%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 9 (0.82%) Exstream
11 9 (0.82%) Dynamics CRM
12 7 (0.64%) Oracle CRM
12 7 (0.64%) Oracle 11i
12 7 (0.64%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
12 7 (0.64%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 29 (2.64%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (1.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (0.73%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (0.45%) Office 365
4 5 (0.45%) SaaS
5 2 (0.18%) PaaS
5 2 (0.18%) GitHub
5 2 (0.18%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (3.09%) SAN
2 28 (2.55%) HTTP
3 18 (1.64%) Network Security
3 18 (1.64%) Firewall
4 17 (1.55%) Internet
5 12 (1.09%) Cisco ASA
5 12 (1.09%) FTP
6 10 (0.91%) NAS
7 7 (0.64%) TCP/IP
7 7 (0.64%) WAN
7 7 (0.64%) GPRS
7 7 (0.64%) SSL
8 6 (0.55%) SNMP
9 5 (0.45%) DNS
9 5 (0.45%) iSCSI
9 5 (0.45%) Wireshark
9 5 (0.45%) NetScaler
9 5 (0.45%) Cisco Nexus
10 4 (0.36%) VLAN
10 4 (0.36%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 316 (28.75%) Oracle Database
2 279 (25.39%) SQL Server
3 148 (13.47%) Oracle Database 11g
4 93 (8.46%) Oracle Database 10g
5 90 (8.19%) Relational Database
6 88 (8.01%) Oracle Reports
7 86 (7.83%) DB2
8 83 (7.55%) MySQL
9 78 (7.10%) Data Warehouse
10 57 (5.19%) RDBMS
11 41 (3.73%) Oracle9i Database
12 39 (3.55%) Oracle Database 12c
13 37 (3.37%) Oracle BI EE
14 35 (3.18%) Oracle ODI
15 31 (2.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 30 (2.73%) Oracle Exadata
17 28 (2.55%) NoSQL
18 27 (2.46%) Oracle BI Publisher
18 27 (2.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 26 (2.37%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 77 (7.01%) Oracle Forms
2 64 (5.82%) Eclipse
3 45 (4.09%) JUnit
4 37 (3.37%) Subversion
5 35 (3.18%) Ant
6 33 (3.00%) JIRA
7 32 (2.91%) Selenium
8 23 (2.09%) Oracle APEX
9 22 (2.00%) Git (software)
9 22 (2.00%) Maven
10 15 (1.36%) SoapUI
11 13 (1.18%) Jenkins
12 12 (1.09%) QuickTest Pro
13 11 (1.00%) NUnit
13 11 (1.00%) Team Foundation Server
14 10 (0.91%) Visual Studio
15 9 (0.82%) TestDirector
15 9 (0.82%) Redmine
16 8 (0.73%) JMeter
17 7 (0.64%) QAComplete
General
1 267 (24.29%) Finance
2 114 (10.37%) Retail
3 56 (5.10%) Banking
4 33 (3.00%) Telecoms
5 31 (2.82%) Billing
6 16 (1.46%) Marketing
6 16 (1.46%) Manufacturing
7 10 (0.91%) General Ledger
7 10 (0.91%) Advertising
8 7 (0.64%) Financial Institution
8 7 (0.64%) Games
9 4 (0.36%) Investment Banking
9 4 (0.36%) Corporate Banking
9 4 (0.36%) French Language
9 4 (0.36%) Spanish Language
10 3 (0.27%) Back Office
10 3 (0.27%) Law
10 3 (0.27%) Legal
10 3 (0.27%) Multimedia
10 3 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 386 (35.12%) Developer
2 120 (10.92%) Java Developer
3 118 (10.74%) DBA
4 116 (10.56%) Oracle Developer
5 103 (9.37%) Analyst
5 103 (9.37%) Consultant
6 82 (7.46%) Oracle DBA
7 74 (6.73%) Architect
8 66 (6.01%) Senior Developer
9 60 (5.46%) Solutions Architect
10 46 (4.19%) Oracle Consultant
11 38 (3.46%) Support Analyst
12 36 (3.28%) Java/J2EE Developer
13 35 (3.18%) C# Developer
14 32 (2.91%) Project Manager
15 29 (2.64%) Oracle Analyst
16 26 (2.37%) Applications Support
16 26 (2.37%) .NET Developer
17 25 (2.27%) Software Developer
17 25 (2.27%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 184 (16.74%) Web Services
2 139 (12.65%) HTML
3 133 (12.10%) .NET
4 124 (11.28%) XML
5 120 (10.92%) J2EE
6 89 (8.10%) CSS
7 78 (7.10%) SOAP
8 75 (6.82%) Middleware
9 58 (5.28%) Spring
10 56 (5.10%) ASP.NET
11 55 (5.00%) jQuery
12 49 (4.46%) Hibernate
13 42 (3.82%) JSP
14 41 (3.73%) Oracle Fusion
15 40 (3.64%) JDBC
16 39 (3.55%) JSON
17 38 (3.46%) .NET Framework
17 38 (3.46%) XSLT
18 36 (3.28%) Java EE
19 34 (3.09%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 121 (11.01%) Analytical Skills
2 61 (5.55%) Computer Science
3 24 (2.18%) Enterprise Software
4 22 (2.00%) FlexPod
5 19 (1.73%) Open Source
6 17 (1.55%) Management Information System
7 16 (1.46%) Mobile App
8 15 (1.36%) Clustering
9 14 (1.27%) Data Integration
10 12 (1.09%) Visualisation
10 12 (1.09%) Client/Server
11 11 (1.00%) Mainframe
11 11 (1.00%) Life Science
11 11 (1.00%) Smart Meter
12 10 (0.91%) N-Tier
13 7 (0.64%) Mathematics
14 6 (0.55%) Physics
14 6 (0.55%) Online Games
14 6 (0.55%) Replication
15 5 (0.45%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 206 (18.74%) UNIX
2 197 (17.93%) Linux
3 184 (16.74%) Windows
4 68 (6.19%) Solaris
5 41 (3.73%) AIX
6 39 (3.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 26 (2.37%) HPUX
7 26 (2.37%) SUSE
8 22 (2.00%) zOS
8 22 (2.00%) OS/400
9 13 (1.18%) Apple iOS
10 12 (1.09%) Oracle Linux
10 12 (1.09%) Windows XP
11 11 (1.00%) Windows Mobile
12 10 (0.91%) Android
13 8 (0.73%) Windows 7
13 8 (0.73%) Windows Server 2012
14 6 (0.55%) Windows Server 2003
15 5 (0.45%) Windows Server 2008
16 4 (0.36%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 193 (17.56%) Agile Software Development
2 120 (10.92%) ITIL
3 104 (9.46%) Project Management
4 103 (9.37%) Business Intelligence
5 98 (8.92%) Performance Tuning
6 92 (8.37%) Mentoring
7 72 (6.55%) Scrum
8 71 (6.46%) MVC
9 67 (6.10%) ERP
9 67 (6.10%) SOA
10 66 (6.01%) Change Management
11 64 (5.82%) ETL
12 62 (5.64%) Stakeholder Management
13 55 (5.00%) Analytics
14 52 (4.73%) OO
15 51 (4.64%) Unit Testing
16 48 (4.37%) User Acceptance Testing
16 48 (4.37%) Service Delivery
17 47 (4.28%) Software Engineering
18 43 (3.91%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 488 (44.40%) SQL
2 349 (31.76%) Java
3 196 (17.83%) PL/SQL
4 141 (12.83%) JavaScript
5 103 (9.37%) C#
6 40 (3.64%) PHP
7 31 (2.82%) Shell Script
7 31 (2.82%) C++
8 23 (2.09%) VB.NET
9 21 (1.91%) T-SQL
10 18 (1.64%) C
11 17 (1.55%) VBA
12 14 (1.27%) RPG
12 14 (1.27%) VB
13 13 (1.18%) Python
14 11 (1.00%) VB6
14 11 (1.00%) XPath
15 9 (0.82%) Perl
16 8 (0.73%) R
17 7 (0.64%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 136 (12.37%) Degree
2 38 (3.46%) Security Cleared
3 35 (3.18%) ISEB
4 30 (2.73%) VCP4
5 27 (2.46%) ISTQB
6 21 (1.91%) SC Cleared
7 15 (1.36%) ITIL Certification
8 10 (0.91%) ACCA
8 10 (0.91%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 10 (0.91%) CIMA
9 8 (0.73%) Oracle Certification
10 7 (0.64%) ISEB Practitioner
10 7 (0.64%) HND
10 7 (0.64%) Cisco Certification
11 6 (0.55%) NCDA
11 6 (0.55%) CCNA
12 5 (0.45%) PMI Certification
12 5 (0.45%) Microsoft Certification
13 4 (0.36%) Sun Certification
13 4 (0.36%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 64 (5.82%) QA
2 47 (4.28%) SLA
3 7 (0.64%) ISO 9000
3 7 (0.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 6 (0.55%) PMBOK
5 4 (0.36%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 90 (8.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 56 (5.10%) Oracle RMAN
3 40 (3.64%) Hyper-V
4 32 (2.91%) Oracle RAC
5 24 (2.18%) KVM
6 16 (1.46%) Active Directory
7 7 (0.64%) VMware ESX
8 5 (0.45%) MetaFrame
8 5 (0.45%) XenApp
8 5 (0.45%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 5 (0.45%) vSphere
8 5 (0.45%) VMware ESXi
9 4 (0.36%) vCloud
10 3 (0.27%) PowerHA
11 2 (0.18%) Dovecot
11 2 (0.18%) SpamAssassin
11 2 (0.18%) OpenSIPS
11 2 (0.18%) Varnish
11 2 (0.18%) Openswan
11 2 (0.18%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 49 (4.46%) Data Guard
2 30 (2.73%) Foglight
3 28 (2.55%) Tivoli
4 12 (1.09%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 11 (1.00%) SCOM
6 8 (0.73%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 5 (0.45%) Norton AntiVirus
8 4 (0.36%) OpenNMS
8 4 (0.36%) Nagios
9 2 (0.18%) Red Hat Spacewalk
9 2 (0.18%) Puppet
9 2 (0.18%) yum
9 2 (0.18%) logstash
9 2 (0.18%) Rsyslog
9 2 (0.18%) Bacula
9 2 (0.18%) Cacti
9 2 (0.18%) Munin
9 2 (0.18%) Control-M
10 1 (0.091%) ZABBIX
10 1 (0.091%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 190 (17.29%) Microsoft
2 115 (10.46%) VMware
3 90 (8.19%) IBM
4 73 (6.64%) SAP
5 68 (6.19%) Teradata
6 59 (5.37%) Cisco
7 52 (4.73%) NetApp
8 48 (4.37%) Red Hat
9 47 (4.28%) Informatica
10 44 (4.00%) HP
11 39 (3.55%) Juniper
12 37 (3.37%) CA
13 35 (3.18%) EMC
13 35 (3.18%) Sybase
14 30 (2.73%) Imperva
15 27 (2.46%) Symantec
15 27 (2.46%) Business Objects
16 25 (2.27%) Hyperion
17 22 (2.00%) Brocade
17 22 (2.00%) Citrix
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