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 28 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle
Rank 27 30 20
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -10
Permanent jobs citing Oracle 506 510 717
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 7.52% 6.95% 10.46%
As % of the Vendors category 17.31% 15.66% 23.46%
Number of salaries quoted 394 414 584
Average salary £41,000 £42,500 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.52% -2.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £29,063 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,350 £55,000 £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
2923 3257 3056
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 43.46% 44.38% 44.58%
Number of salaries quoted 2339 2520 2588
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £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 28 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 28 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 +4 263 £40,125 -5.58% 39
Cheshire -7 111 £41,500 +3.75% 27
Merseyside +17 59 £50,000 +17.64% 6
Lancashire -2 31 £37,500 +5.63% 8
Cumbria +8 22 £32,500 -7.14% 4
Oracle
England

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 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.

1 580 (57.31%) SQL
2 366 (36.17%) Oracle Database
3 335 (33.10%) Java
4 265 (26.19%) SQL Server
5 253 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 209 (20.65%) Microsoft
7 195 (19.27%) Finance
8 191 (18.87%) Degree
9 187 (18.48%) PL/SQL
9 187 (18.48%) Linux
10 183 (18.08%) UNIX
11 176 (17.39%) Windows
12 169 (16.70%) Web Services
12 169 (16.70%) Oracle Database 11g
13 152 (15.02%) JavaScript
14 146 (14.43%) SDLC
15 145 (14.33%) XML
16 136 (13.44%) Middleware
17 135 (13.34%) HTML
18 133 (13.14%) J2EE
19 132 (13.04%) WebLogic
20 128 (12.65%) .NET
21 119 (11.76%) Oracle Reports
22 113 (11.17%) Performance Tuning
23 111 (10.97%) Spring
24 110 (10.87%) Relational Database
25 109 (10.77%) SOA
25 109 (10.77%) Oracle Database 10g
25 109 (10.77%) IBM
25 109 (10.77%) Analytical Skills

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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
1 132 (13.04%) WebLogic
2 84 (8.30%) WebSphere
3 73 (7.21%) SharePoint
4 70 (6.92%) Oracle Service Bus
5 59 (5.83%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 39 (3.85%) Tomcat
7 30 (2.96%) Oracle Application Server
8 23 (2.27%) Apache
9 20 (1.98%) IIS
10 19 (1.88%) CMS
11 17 (1.68%) JBoss
12 16 (1.58%) WebSphere Application Server
12 16 (1.58%) WordPress
13 14 (1.38%) SAS
14 9 (0.89%) NetWeaver
15 8 (0.79%) Oracle 9iAS
15 8 (0.79%) Drupal
16 7 (0.69%) GlassFish
16 7 (0.69%) Oracle Workflow
16 7 (0.69%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 83 (8.20%) MS Excel
2 48 (4.74%) MS Office
3 14 (1.38%) MS PowerPoint
4 11 (1.09%) MS Visio
5 8 (0.79%) Photoshop
6 7 (0.69%) SPSS
7 5 (0.49%) Acrobat
7 5 (0.49%) Adobe Illustrator
7 5 (0.49%) InDesign
7 5 (0.49%) MS Project
8 3 (0.30%) ProjectWise
9 1 (0.099%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 69 (6.82%) Oracle EBS
2 66 (6.52%) Oracle BPM
3 65 (6.42%) Oracle Applications
4 64 (6.32%) Oracle EBS R12
5 31 (3.06%) Oracle 11i
6 30 (2.96%) Oracle General Ledger
7 26 (2.57%) Dynamics CRM
8 22 (2.17%) Oracle Financials
9 18 (1.78%) Oracle Payables
10 16 (1.58%) Oracle Receivables
10 16 (1.58%) Oracle ERP
11 12 (1.19%) Dynamics GP
12 11 (1.09%) Dynamics NAV
13 10 (0.99%) Oracle iProcurement
14 9 (0.89%) Agresso
14 9 (0.89%) Oracle Cash Management
14 9 (0.89%) Oracle Internet Expenses
15 8 (0.79%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
16 7 (0.69%) Oracle Assets
16 7 (0.69%) Oracle Financial Analyzer
Cloud Services
1 24 (2.37%) IBM PureFlex
2 17 (1.68%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (0.99%) SaaS
4 7 (0.69%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (0.40%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (0.40%) Office 365
6 1 (0.099%) PaaS
6 1 (0.099%) Taleo
6 1 (0.099%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 48 (4.74%) SAN
2 15 (1.48%) HTTP
3 14 (1.38%) DNS
3 14 (1.38%) NAS
4 13 (1.28%) WAN
5 11 (1.09%) DHCP
5 11 (1.09%) TCP/IP
5 11 (1.09%) Firewall
5 11 (1.09%) VLAN
6 10 (0.99%) ATM
7 8 (0.79%) LAN
7 8 (0.79%) Intranet
7 8 (0.79%) Internet
8 4 (0.40%) Wireless
9 3 (0.30%) Broadband
10 2 (0.20%) SMS
10 2 (0.20%) SNMP
10 2 (0.20%) VPN
10 2 (0.20%) Telnet
10 2 (0.20%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 366 (36.17%) Oracle Database
2 265 (26.19%) SQL Server
3 169 (16.70%) Oracle Database 11g
4 119 (11.76%) Oracle Reports
5 110 (10.87%) Relational Database
6 109 (10.77%) Oracle Database 10g
7 86 (8.50%) MySQL
8 65 (6.42%) RDBMS
9 61 (6.03%) Oracle9i Database
10 60 (5.93%) DB2
11 59 (5.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 49 (4.84%) Data Warehouse
13 43 (4.25%) BusinessObjects
14 42 (4.15%) Oracle Database 12c
15 41 (4.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 30 (2.96%) MongoDB
17 29 (2.87%) SQL Server 2008
17 29 (2.87%) Oracle ODI
18 28 (2.77%) Oracle Exadata
18 28 (2.77%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 61 (6.03%) Jenkins
2 59 (5.83%) Oracle Forms
3 57 (5.63%) Eclipse
4 49 (4.84%) SoapUI
5 41 (4.05%) Selenium
6 37 (3.66%) Ant
6 37 (3.66%) JUnit
7 31 (3.06%) Maven
8 29 (2.87%) Subversion
9 23 (2.27%) JIRA
10 22 (2.17%) Visual Studio
10 22 (2.17%) Hudson
11 19 (1.88%) ClearCase
12 15 (1.48%) Team Foundation Server
13 14 (1.38%) Git (software)
13 14 (1.38%) LoadRunner
14 11 (1.09%) NetBeans
15 10 (0.99%) Oracle APEX
16 9 (0.89%) Mercurial
16 9 (0.89%) Mockito
General
1 195 (19.27%) Finance
2 80 (7.91%) Banking
3 74 (7.31%) Retail
4 41 (4.05%) Marketing
5 26 (2.57%) Telecoms
6 23 (2.27%) Manufacturing
7 22 (2.17%) General Ledger
8 13 (1.28%) Games
9 9 (0.89%) Billing
10 6 (0.59%) Advertising
11 5 (0.49%) Retail Banking
11 5 (0.49%) Corporate Banking
11 5 (0.49%) Financial Institution
12 3 (0.30%) Front Office
12 3 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
12 3 (0.30%) Local Government
13 1 (0.099%) Publishing
13 1 (0.099%) Back Office
13 1 (0.099%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.099%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 348 (34.39%) Developer
2 126 (12.45%) Analyst
3 119 (11.76%) Java Developer
4 108 (10.67%) Oracle Developer
5 101 (9.98%) DBA
6 91 (8.99%) Consultant
6 91 (8.99%) Architect
7 78 (7.71%) Oracle DBA
8 53 (5.24%) Administrator
9 36 (3.56%) Oracle Architect
9 36 (3.56%) Oracle SOA Developer
9 36 (3.56%) SOA Developer
10 34 (3.36%) Support Analyst
11 33 (3.26%) Applications Support
11 33 (3.26%) Software Developer
12 31 (3.06%) Graduate
12 31 (3.06%) Solutions Architect
13 30 (2.96%) SQL DBA
14 29 (2.87%) Senior Developer
15 28 (2.77%) Middleware Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 169 (16.70%) Web Services
2 145 (14.33%) XML
3 136 (13.44%) Middleware
4 135 (13.34%) HTML
5 133 (13.14%) J2EE
6 128 (12.65%) .NET
7 111 (10.97%) Spring
8 102 (10.08%) SOAP
9 83 (8.20%) Hibernate
10 77 (7.61%) Oracle Fusion
11 73 (7.21%) CSS
12 71 (7.02%) Java EE
13 67 (6.62%) JMS
14 63 (6.23%) WSDL
15 59 (5.83%) XSLT
16 51 (5.04%) XSD
17 40 (3.95%) JDBC
18 36 (3.56%) jQuery
19 32 (3.16%) REST
20 31 (3.06%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 109 (10.77%) Analytical Skills
2 56 (5.53%) Data Centre
2 56 (5.53%) Computer Science
3 45 (4.45%) Clustering
4 39 (3.85%) Management Information System
5 28 (2.77%) Client/Server
6 26 (2.57%) Replication
7 24 (2.37%) Mathematics
7 24 (2.37%) FlexPod
8 23 (2.27%) Mobile App
9 21 (2.08%) Mainframe
10 18 (1.78%) Enterprise Software
11 11 (1.09%) Life Science
12 8 (0.79%) Visualisation
13 6 (0.59%) Statistics
13 6 (0.59%) NHS
13 6 (0.59%) User Experience
14 5 (0.49%) HACMP
14 5 (0.49%) iSeries
15 4 (0.40%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 187 (18.48%) Linux
2 183 (18.08%) UNIX
3 176 (17.39%) Windows
4 69 (6.82%) Solaris
5 65 (6.42%) AIX
6 39 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 27 (2.67%) HPUX
8 24 (2.37%) OS/400
8 24 (2.37%) zOS
8 24 (2.37%) SUSE
9 21 (2.08%) Android
9 21 (2.08%) Apple iOS
10 14 (1.38%) Windows Server 2008
10 14 (1.38%) Windows Server 2003
11 11 (1.09%) Windows Server 2012
12 9 (0.89%) Oracle Linux
13 5 (0.49%) Windows 8
13 5 (0.49%) Windows XP
14 3 (0.30%) Windows 7
15 2 (0.20%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 253 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 146 (14.43%) SDLC
3 113 (11.17%) Performance Tuning
4 109 (10.77%) SOA
5 95 (9.39%) Business Intelligence
6 94 (9.29%) ITIL
7 85 (8.40%) ERP
8 84 (8.30%) Project Management
9 81 (8.00%) Scrum
10 67 (6.62%) Mentoring
11 64 (6.32%) OO
12 58 (5.73%) TDD
13 57 (5.63%) Service Delivery
14 55 (5.43%) Software Engineering
15 52 (5.14%) Migration
16 50 (4.94%) Continuous Integration
17 48 (4.74%) PRINCE2
18 45 (4.45%) Open Source
18 45 (4.45%) Analytics
19 44 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 580 (57.31%) SQL
2 335 (33.10%) Java
3 187 (18.48%) PL/SQL
4 152 (15.02%) JavaScript
5 86 (8.50%) C#
6 47 (4.64%) C++
7 42 (4.15%) T-SQL
8 41 (4.05%) PHP
9 33 (3.26%) C
10 30 (2.96%) Shell Script
11 29 (2.87%) VB
12 19 (1.88%) Python
13 14 (1.38%) Perl
14 13 (1.28%) VB.NET
15 10 (0.99%) Delphi
16 9 (0.89%) VBA
17 8 (0.79%) ActionScript
17 8 (0.79%) COBOL
18 7 (0.69%) RPG
18 7 (0.69%) R
Qualifications
1 191 (18.87%) Degree
2 48 (4.74%) Security Cleared
3 36 (3.56%) SC Cleared
4 24 (2.37%) Microsoft Certification
5 18 (1.78%) ISTQB
6 17 (1.68%) Oracle Certification
6 17 (1.68%) ISEB
7 15 (1.48%) ITIL Certification
8 13 (1.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 11 (1.09%) MCSE
10 10 (0.99%) OCP
10 10 (0.99%) PMP
10 10 (0.99%) PMI Certification
10 10 (0.99%) MCITP
11 9 (0.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 9 (0.89%) MCTS
12 8 (0.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 6 (0.59%) MCSD
13 6 (0.59%) CCA
13 6 (0.59%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (3.95%) QA
2 38 (3.75%) SLA
3 14 (1.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (0.30%) ISO 9000
6 1 (0.099%) HL7
6 1 (0.099%) Data Quality
System Software
1 65 (6.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 45 (4.45%) Oracle RAC
3 38 (3.75%) Active Directory
4 32 (3.16%) Hyper-V
5 25 (2.47%) KVM
6 7 (0.69%) Samba
7 6 (0.59%) VMware ESX
8 5 (0.49%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 5 (0.49%) NFS
9 4 (0.40%) EMC RecoverPoint
9 4 (0.40%) VMware Server
10 2 (0.20%) vSphere
11 1 (0.099%) Varnish
11 1 (0.099%) SRDF
11 1 (0.099%) Ceph
11 1 (0.099%) GlusterFS
11 1 (0.099%) iptables
11 1 (0.099%) XenApp
11 1 (0.099%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.099%) Xen
Systems Management
1 46 (4.55%) Data Guard
2 45 (4.45%) Oracle RMAN
3 32 (3.16%) Tivoli
4 21 (2.08%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 7 (0.69%) NetBackup
6 6 (0.59%) SCCM
7 4 (0.40%) HP Quality Center
7 4 (0.40%) Oozie
8 3 (0.30%) Puppet
8 3 (0.30%) Backup Exec
8 3 (0.30%) OVSD
8 3 (0.30%) OpenView
8 3 (0.30%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 3 (0.30%) Nagios
9 2 (0.20%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 2 (0.20%) WSUS
9 2 (0.20%) Foglight
9 2 (0.20%) EMC Navisphere
9 2 (0.20%) McAfee ePO
10 1 (0.099%) HP Operations Orchestration
Vendors
1 209 (20.65%) Microsoft
2 109 (10.77%) IBM
3 98 (9.68%) VMware
4 72 (7.11%) SAP
5 62 (6.13%) HP
6 55 (5.43%) Teradata
7 49 (4.84%) Cisco
8 47 (4.64%) Red Hat
9 43 (4.25%) EMC
10 32 (3.16%) NetApp
11 30 (2.96%) Juniper
11 30 (2.96%) BMC
12 28 (2.77%) Citrix
12 28 (2.77%) Hyperion
13 26 (2.57%) Symantec
13 26 (2.57%) Brocade
14 25 (2.47%) Sun
15 24 (2.37%) CA
15 24 (2.37%) CheckPoint
16 20 (1.98%) JD Edwards
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