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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle
Rank 24 22 18
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -4
Permanent jobs citing Oracle 532 640 827
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 8.21% 9.02% 11.17%
As % of the Vendors category 18.28% 20.33% 23.51%
Number of salaries quoted 383 516 653
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +4.76%
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
2910 3148 3518
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 44.90% 44.34% 47.51%
Number of salaries quoted 2270 2491 2882
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £23,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,000 £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 24 April 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 24 April 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 -5 278 £42,500 +3.65% 35
Cheshire +11 147 £42,500 +6.25% 19
Lancashire +3 43 £40,000 +22.88% 7
Merseyside -3 42 £47,500 +18.75% 7
Cumbria 0 10 £62,500 +78.57% 1
Oracle
England

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 533 (49.44%) SQL
2 364 (33.77%) Java
3 308 (28.57%) Oracle Database
4 295 (27.37%) SQL Server
5 243 (22.54%) Finance
6 230 (21.34%) Agile Software Development
7 211 (19.57%) Microsoft
8 189 (17.53%) UNIX
9 187 (17.35%) Windows
10 186 (17.25%) Web Services
11 182 (16.88%) PL/SQL
12 165 (15.31%) Linux
13 158 (14.66%) HTML
14 157 (14.56%) JavaScript
15 147 (13.64%) Degree
16 146 (13.54%) .NET
16 146 (13.54%) XML
17 139 (12.89%) J2EE
18 133 (12.34%) Oracle Database 11g
19 125 (11.60%) MS Excel
20 115 (10.67%) VMware
20 115 (10.67%) Project Management
21 114 (10.58%) Analytical Skills
22 112 (10.39%) IBM
23 108 (10.02%) C#
24 100 (9.28%) Middleware
24 100 (9.28%) SOA
25 99 (9.18%) WebSphere
26 95 (8.81%) Performance Tuning
27 94 (8.72%) SharePoint

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 99 (9.18%) WebSphere
2 94 (8.72%) SharePoint
3 80 (7.42%) WebLogic
4 54 (5.01%) Oracle Service Bus
5 48 (4.45%) Tomcat
6 27 (2.50%) Apache
7 26 (2.41%) IIS
8 24 (2.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 22 (2.04%) BizTalk Server
10 20 (1.86%) SAS
11 19 (1.76%) JBoss
11 19 (1.76%) GlassFish
12 15 (1.39%) SharePoint 2010
13 10 (0.93%) CMS
13 10 (0.93%) Node.js
14 9 (0.83%) WebSphere Application Server
15 8 (0.74%) Oracle HTTP Server
15 8 (0.74%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
15 8 (0.74%) Office Communications Server
16 7 (0.65%) WordPress
Applications
1 125 (11.60%) MS Excel
2 58 (5.38%) MS Office
3 18 (1.67%) MS Visio
4 11 (1.02%) SPSS
5 9 (0.83%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.19%) PowerPivot
7 1 (0.093%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.093%) MS Project
7 1 (0.093%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 79 (7.33%) Oracle EBS
2 52 (4.82%) Oracle Financials
3 50 (4.64%) Oracle General Ledger
4 46 (4.27%) Oracle EBS R12
5 39 (3.62%) Oracle Receivables
6 38 (3.53%) Oracle Payables
7 36 (3.34%) Oracle Retail
8 35 (3.25%) Oracle BPM
9 27 (2.50%) Oracle Assets
10 25 (2.32%) Oracle Applications
11 24 (2.23%) Oracle Cash Management
12 21 (1.95%) Dynamics CRM
13 17 (1.58%) Dynamics NAV
14 15 (1.39%) Oracle ERP
15 13 (1.21%) Dynamics GP
16 11 (1.02%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
16 11 (1.02%) Oracle AGIS
17 10 (0.93%) Exstream
17 10 (0.93%) Oracle CRM
18 9 (0.83%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Cloud Services
1 30 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (0.93%) SaaS
2 10 (0.93%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (0.83%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (0.37%) Google Analytics
5 3 (0.28%) Office 365
6 2 (0.19%) GitHub
6 2 (0.19%) IaaS
6 2 (0.19%) PaaS
7 1 (0.093%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 36 (3.34%) SAN
2 35 (3.25%) HTTP
3 20 (1.86%) Firewall
4 18 (1.67%) Network Security
5 15 (1.39%) Internet
6 13 (1.21%) ATM
7 12 (1.11%) Cisco ASA
7 12 (1.11%) FTP
7 12 (1.11%) VLAN
8 8 (0.74%) WAN
8 8 (0.74%) DNS
9 7 (0.65%) SSL
9 7 (0.65%) GPRS
9 7 (0.65%) Wireshark
10 6 (0.56%) Cisco Nexus
11 5 (0.46%) NetScaler
11 5 (0.46%) SMS
12 4 (0.37%) TCP/IP
12 4 (0.37%) LDAP
12 4 (0.37%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 308 (28.57%) Oracle Database
2 295 (27.37%) SQL Server
3 133 (12.34%) Oracle Database 11g
4 90 (8.35%) DB2
5 86 (7.98%) Oracle Reports
6 80 (7.42%) Oracle Database 10g
6 80 (7.42%) Relational Database
7 74 (6.86%) Data Warehouse
8 68 (6.31%) MySQL
9 53 (4.92%) RDBMS
10 42 (3.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 38 (3.53%) Oracle BI EE
12 35 (3.25%) Oracle ODI
13 34 (3.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 31 (2.88%) MongoDB
15 27 (2.50%) Oracle BI Publisher
15 27 (2.50%) Oracle Exadata
16 25 (2.32%) NoSQL
16 25 (2.32%) PostgreSQL
17 23 (2.13%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 68 (6.31%) Oracle Forms
2 64 (5.94%) Eclipse
3 50 (4.64%) JUnit
4 43 (3.99%) Subversion
5 40 (3.71%) Ant
6 38 (3.53%) Jenkins
7 28 (2.60%) JIRA
8 25 (2.32%) Maven
8 25 (2.32%) SoapUI
9 24 (2.23%) Selenium
9 24 (2.23%) Git (software)
10 21 (1.95%) Oracle APEX
11 17 (1.58%) Visual Studio
12 15 (1.39%) ClearCase
13 13 (1.21%) Team Foundation Server
13 13 (1.21%) Hudson
14 10 (0.93%) NUnit
14 10 (0.93%) LoadRunner
15 9 (0.83%) TestDirector
15 9 (0.83%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 243 (22.54%) Finance
2 94 (8.72%) Retail
3 45 (4.17%) Banking
4 36 (3.34%) Billing
5 33 (3.06%) Telecoms
6 23 (2.13%) Marketing
7 21 (1.95%) General Ledger
8 12 (1.11%) Manufacturing
9 10 (0.93%) Advertising
9 10 (0.93%) Games
9 10 (0.93%) Financial Institution
10 4 (0.37%) Investment Banking
10 4 (0.37%) Local Government
10 4 (0.37%) Corporate Banking
11 3 (0.28%) iGaming
11 3 (0.28%) Law
11 3 (0.28%) Front Office
11 3 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (0.19%) Legal
13 1 (0.093%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 397 (36.83%) Developer
2 121 (11.22%) Java Developer
3 112 (10.39%) Oracle Developer
4 110 (10.20%) Analyst
5 101 (9.37%) Architect
6 92 (8.53%) Consultant
7 87 (8.07%) DBA
8 66 (6.12%) Senior Developer
9 58 (5.38%) Solutions Architect
10 51 (4.73%) Oracle DBA
11 43 (3.99%) Oracle Consultant
12 37 (3.43%) C# Developer
13 35 (3.25%) Oracle Analyst
14 32 (2.97%) Support Analyst
15 29 (2.69%) Software Developer
15 29 (2.69%) Java/J2EE Developer
16 28 (2.60%) Oracle SOA Developer
16 28 (2.60%) SOA Developer
17 27 (2.50%) Administrator
18 26 (2.41%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 186 (17.25%) Web Services
2 158 (14.66%) HTML
3 146 (13.54%) .NET
3 146 (13.54%) XML
4 139 (12.89%) J2EE
5 100 (9.28%) Middleware
6 88 (8.16%) CSS
7 84 (7.79%) SOAP
8 65 (6.03%) jQuery
9 58 (5.38%) XSLT
10 55 (5.10%) Oracle Fusion
11 54 (5.01%) ASP.NET
12 53 (4.92%) JMS
12 53 (4.92%) Hibernate
12 53 (4.92%) Spring
13 40 (3.71%) JDBC
14 38 (3.53%) WSDL
15 37 (3.43%) JSP
15 37 (3.43%) JSON
16 34 (3.15%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 114 (10.58%) Analytical Skills
2 59 (5.47%) Computer Science
3 34 (3.15%) Open Source
4 25 (2.32%) Mainframe
5 24 (2.23%) Mobile App
6 22 (2.04%) FlexPod
7 21 (1.95%) Clustering
8 19 (1.76%) Enterprise Software
9 18 (1.67%) Management Information System
10 16 (1.48%) Client/Server
11 14 (1.30%) Data Integration
12 13 (1.21%) Visualisation
13 11 (1.02%) Replication
14 9 (0.83%) Life Science
14 9 (0.83%) Smart Meter
15 7 (0.65%) Mathematics
15 7 (0.65%) N-Tier
16 6 (0.56%) NHS
16 6 (0.56%) AS400
16 6 (0.56%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 189 (17.53%) UNIX
2 187 (17.35%) Windows
3 165 (15.31%) Linux
4 66 (6.12%) Solaris
5 43 (3.99%) AIX
6 34 (3.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 29 (2.69%) HPUX
8 26 (2.41%) SUSE
9 22 (2.04%) OS/400
9 22 (2.04%) zOS
10 13 (1.21%) Windows XP
11 12 (1.11%) Oracle Linux
12 11 (1.02%) Windows Mobile
13 10 (0.93%) Apple iOS
14 9 (0.83%) Windows Server 2012
14 9 (0.83%) Windows 7
15 8 (0.74%) Windows Server 2003
16 7 (0.65%) Android
17 5 (0.46%) Windows Server 2008
17 5 (0.46%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 230 (21.34%) Agile Software Development
2 115 (10.67%) Project Management
3 100 (9.28%) SOA
4 95 (8.81%) Performance Tuning
5 94 (8.72%) ITIL
6 89 (8.26%) Business Intelligence
6 89 (8.26%) Mentoring
7 81 (7.51%) Scrum
8 75 (6.96%) ERP
9 73 (6.77%) OO
10 68 (6.31%) Change Management
11 64 (5.94%) MVC
12 56 (5.19%) TDD
13 54 (5.01%) Stakeholder Management
14 51 (4.73%) Analytics
15 48 (4.45%) Coaching
15 48 (4.45%) Unit Testing
16 46 (4.27%) CRM
17 45 (4.17%) ETL
18 44 (4.08%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 533 (49.44%) SQL
2 364 (33.77%) Java
3 182 (16.88%) PL/SQL
4 157 (14.56%) JavaScript
5 108 (10.02%) C#
6 52 (4.82%) C++
7 41 (3.80%) PHP
8 37 (3.43%) Shell Script
9 30 (2.78%) VB
10 25 (2.32%) C
11 23 (2.13%) VB.NET
11 23 (2.13%) T-SQL
12 19 (1.76%) RPG
12 19 (1.76%) VBA
13 16 (1.48%) Python
14 15 (1.39%) XPath
15 11 (1.02%) VB6
16 10 (0.93%) R
17 9 (0.83%) Perl
18 8 (0.74%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 147 (13.64%) Degree
2 38 (3.53%) Security Cleared
3 36 (3.34%) ISEB
4 25 (2.32%) ISTQB
5 24 (2.23%) SC Cleared
6 16 (1.48%) ITIL Certification
7 15 (1.39%) Microsoft Certification
8 13 (1.21%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 12 (1.11%) MCSE
9 12 (1.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 10 (0.93%) ACCA
10 10 (0.93%) CIMA
11 9 (0.83%) Oracle Certification
12 8 (0.74%) MCSD
12 8 (0.74%) CCA
12 8 (0.74%) Citrix Certification
12 8 (0.74%) CCEA
12 8 (0.74%) Cisco Certification
13 7 (0.65%) CCNA
14 6 (0.56%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (5.57%) QA
2 30 (2.78%) SLA
3 7 (0.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 5 (0.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.19%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.093%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 89 (8.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 36 (3.34%) Hyper-V
3 29 (2.69%) Oracle RAC
4 24 (2.23%) KVM
5 20 (1.86%) Active Directory
6 4 (0.37%) XenApp
7 3 (0.28%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 3 (0.28%) MetaFrame
7 3 (0.28%) VMware ESX
7 3 (0.28%) iptables
8 2 (0.19%) NFS
8 2 (0.19%) Ceph
8 2 (0.19%) vSphere
8 2 (0.19%) Varnish
8 2 (0.19%) Samba
8 2 (0.19%) Postfix
8 2 (0.19%) Sendmail
8 2 (0.19%) Dovecot
8 2 (0.19%) Openswan
8 2 (0.19%) SpamAssassin
Systems Management
1 32 (2.97%) Oracle RMAN
2 27 (2.50%) Tivoli
3 24 (2.23%) Data Guard
4 9 (0.83%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 9 (0.83%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 9 (0.83%) Foglight
5 7 (0.65%) SCOM
6 5 (0.46%) Nagios
7 3 (0.28%) Norton AntiVirus
8 2 (0.19%) SCCM
8 2 (0.19%) Cacti
8 2 (0.19%) Munin
8 2 (0.19%) yum
8 2 (0.19%) Red Hat Spacewalk
8 2 (0.19%) logstash
8 2 (0.19%) Rsyslog
8 2 (0.19%) Bacula
8 2 (0.19%) Pacemaker
9 1 (0.093%) Hyperic
9 1 (0.093%) Puppet
Vendors
1 211 (19.57%) Microsoft
2 115 (10.67%) VMware
3 112 (10.39%) IBM
4 73 (6.77%) SAP
5 68 (6.31%) Cisco
6 61 (5.66%) HP
7 60 (5.57%) Teradata
8 51 (4.73%) NetApp
9 50 (4.64%) Red Hat
10 42 (3.90%) EMC
11 39 (3.62%) Juniper
12 36 (3.34%) CA
13 30 (2.78%) Citrix
14 27 (2.50%) Sybase
15 26 (2.41%) Informatica
15 26 (2.41%) Symantec
16 24 (2.23%) Business Objects
17 23 (2.13%) Brocade
18 22 (2.04%) BMC
18 22 (2.04%) CheckPoint
Manchester, Lancashire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £35000 Per Annum Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £35000 Per Annum Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Greater Manchester
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £36000 - £42957 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
Intapeople
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £44000 - £52000 per annum + excellent benefits scheme
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £43,000 to £47,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000 PA depending on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £31000.00 - £37000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
techfolk Ltd
Salary: Competitive joining salary + discretionary company bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Lancashire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £38,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Holiday,
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
North West
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £55,000 Basic + Great Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Venturi
Salary: £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago