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 31 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
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle
Rank 23 20 18
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -2
Permanent jobs citing Oracle 554 668 855
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 8.27% 9.47% 11.54%
As % of the Vendors category 18.41% 21.21% 24.58%
Number of salaries quoted 419 540 697
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,590 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,600 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
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
3009 3150 3478
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 44.92% 44.66% 46.96%
Number of salaries quoted 2416 2511 2854
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,711 £23,500 £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 31 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 31 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 -5 285 £41,250 -2.94% 44
Cheshire +8 165 £45,000 +16.88% 19
Lancashire +3 41 £40,000 +17.64% 2
Merseyside -9 33 £43,000 +1.17% 6
Cumbria +3 10 £62,500 +78.57% 2
Oracle
England

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 31 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.

1 517 (47.30%) SQL
2 367 (33.58%) Java
3 309 (28.27%) Oracle Database
4 296 (27.08%) SQL Server
5 255 (23.33%) Finance
6 213 (19.49%) Agile Software Development
7 201 (18.39%) UNIX
8 197 (18.02%) Windows
8 197 (18.02%) Microsoft
9 188 (17.20%) Linux
9 188 (17.20%) Web Services
10 184 (16.83%) PL/SQL
11 162 (14.82%) HTML
12 156 (14.27%) JavaScript
13 143 (13.08%) .NET
14 142 (12.99%) J2EE
15 140 (12.81%) Degree
16 138 (12.63%) XML
17 136 (12.44%) Oracle Database 11g
18 121 (11.07%) VMware
19 119 (10.89%) Analytical Skills
20 114 (10.43%) MS Excel
21 112 (10.25%) Project Management
22 109 (9.97%) C#
23 107 (9.79%) ITIL
24 105 (9.61%) Retail
24 105 (9.61%) IBM
25 96 (8.78%) CSS
26 94 (8.60%) Business Intelligence
26 94 (8.60%) Performance Tuning

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 86 (7.87%) WebSphere
2 82 (7.50%) SharePoint
3 71 (6.50%) WebLogic
4 51 (4.67%) Tomcat
5 43 (3.93%) Oracle Service Bus
6 29 (2.65%) Apache
7 28 (2.56%) IIS
8 27 (2.47%) SAS
9 21 (1.92%) BizTalk Server
10 18 (1.65%) JBoss
11 17 (1.56%) GlassFish
12 15 (1.37%) SharePoint 2010
13 13 (1.19%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 10 (0.91%) Node.js
14 10 (0.91%) Umbraco
15 9 (0.82%) WebSphere Application Server
15 9 (0.82%) Oracle HTTP Server
16 7 (0.64%) Office Communications Server
16 7 (0.64%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
16 7 (0.64%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 114 (10.43%) MS Excel
2 50 (4.57%) MS Office
3 15 (1.37%) MS Visio
4 11 (1.01%) 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 88 (8.05%) Oracle EBS
2 50 (4.57%) Oracle Financials
2 50 (4.57%) Oracle EBS R12
3 48 (4.39%) Oracle Retail
4 47 (4.30%) Oracle General Ledger
5 39 (3.57%) Oracle Payables
5 39 (3.57%) Oracle Receivables
6 30 (2.74%) Oracle Applications
7 27 (2.47%) Oracle Assets
8 24 (2.20%) Oracle Cash Management
9 17 (1.56%) Oracle BPM
9 17 (1.56%) Oracle ERP
9 17 (1.56%) Dynamics CRM
10 15 (1.37%) Dynamics NAV
11 11 (1.01%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
11 11 (1.01%) Oracle AGIS
12 10 (0.91%) Dynamics GP
12 10 (0.91%) Oracle CRM
13 9 (0.82%) Exstream
13 9 (0.82%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Cloud Services
1 26 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (1.01%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (0.91%) SaaS
4 9 (0.82%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (0.46%) Office 365
6 2 (0.18%) GitHub
6 2 (0.18%) IaaS
6 2 (0.18%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (3.29%) HTTP
1 36 (3.29%) SAN
2 19 (1.74%) Firewall
3 18 (1.65%) Network Security
4 15 (1.37%) Internet
5 12 (1.10%) Cisco ASA
5 12 (1.10%) FTP
6 11 (1.01%) VLAN
7 10 (0.91%) WAN
8 8 (0.73%) ATM
9 7 (0.64%) GPRS
9 7 (0.64%) Wireshark
9 7 (0.64%) NAS
9 7 (0.64%) SSL
10 6 (0.55%) TCP/IP
10 6 (0.55%) DNS
11 5 (0.46%) SMS
11 5 (0.46%) NetScaler
11 5 (0.46%) Cisco Nexus
12 4 (0.37%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 309 (28.27%) Oracle Database
2 296 (27.08%) SQL Server
3 136 (12.44%) Oracle Database 11g
4 86 (7.87%) DB2
5 84 (7.69%) Relational Database
6 83 (7.59%) Oracle Database 10g
7 80 (7.32%) Oracle Reports
8 78 (7.14%) MySQL
9 72 (6.59%) Data Warehouse
10 53 (4.85%) RDBMS
11 39 (3.57%) Oracle BI EE
12 38 (3.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 32 (2.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 32 (2.93%) Oracle ODI
14 30 (2.74%) MongoDB
14 30 (2.74%) Oracle Exadata
15 29 (2.65%) Oracle BI Publisher
15 29 (2.65%) Oracle9i Database
16 27 (2.47%) NoSQL
17 26 (2.38%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 78 (7.14%) Oracle Forms
2 68 (6.22%) Eclipse
3 51 (4.67%) JUnit
4 42 (3.84%) Subversion
5 40 (3.66%) Ant
6 31 (2.84%) JIRA
7 30 (2.74%) Selenium
7 30 (2.74%) Jenkins
8 29 (2.65%) Maven
9 27 (2.47%) Git (software)
10 22 (2.01%) Oracle APEX
11 17 (1.56%) SoapUI
12 13 (1.19%) NUnit
12 13 (1.19%) Visual Studio
13 11 (1.01%) QuickTest Pro
13 11 (1.01%) Team Foundation Server
14 9 (0.82%) TestDirector
14 9 (0.82%) ClearCase
14 9 (0.82%) Redmine
15 8 (0.73%) Hudson
General
1 255 (23.33%) Finance
2 105 (9.61%) Retail
3 47 (4.30%) Banking
4 31 (2.84%) Billing
5 29 (2.65%) Telecoms
6 22 (2.01%) Marketing
7 18 (1.65%) General Ledger
8 11 (1.01%) Manufacturing
9 10 (0.91%) Advertising
10 8 (0.73%) Financial Institution
11 7 (0.64%) Games
12 4 (0.37%) Investment Banking
12 4 (0.37%) Local Government
12 4 (0.37%) Corporate Banking
13 3 (0.27%) iGaming
13 3 (0.27%) Front Office
13 3 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
13 3 (0.27%) Law
14 2 (0.18%) Legal
14 2 (0.18%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 397 (36.32%) Developer
2 127 (11.62%) Java Developer
3 113 (10.34%) Oracle Developer
4 106 (9.70%) Consultant
5 103 (9.42%) Analyst
6 100 (9.15%) DBA
7 90 (8.23%) Architect
8 68 (6.22%) Senior Developer
9 65 (5.95%) Oracle DBA
10 59 (5.40%) Solutions Architect
11 50 (4.57%) Oracle Consultant
12 39 (3.57%) C# Developer
13 33 (3.02%) Support Analyst
14 32 (2.93%) Oracle Analyst
14 32 (2.93%) Java/J2EE Developer
15 30 (2.74%) Project Manager
16 28 (2.56%) .NET Developer
17 27 (2.47%) Software Developer
17 27 (2.47%) Support Engineer
18 26 (2.38%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 188 (17.20%) Web Services
2 162 (14.82%) HTML
3 143 (13.08%) .NET
4 142 (12.99%) J2EE
5 138 (12.63%) XML
6 96 (8.78%) CSS
7 86 (7.87%) Middleware
8 82 (7.50%) SOAP
9 68 (6.22%) jQuery
10 64 (5.86%) Spring
11 60 (5.49%) ASP.NET
12 57 (5.22%) Hibernate
13 51 (4.67%) Oracle Fusion
14 49 (4.48%) XSLT
15 44 (4.03%) JDBC
16 41 (3.75%) JSP
17 39 (3.57%) JMS
17 39 (3.57%) JSON
18 37 (3.39%) Java EE
19 35 (3.20%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 119 (10.89%) Analytical Skills
2 61 (5.58%) Computer Science
3 31 (2.84%) Open Source
4 22 (2.01%) FlexPod
5 21 (1.92%) Mobile App
5 21 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
6 20 (1.83%) Mainframe
7 17 (1.56%) Clustering
8 16 (1.46%) Management Information System
9 15 (1.37%) Visualisation
9 15 (1.37%) Data Integration
10 14 (1.28%) Client/Server
11 10 (0.91%) Smart Meter
12 9 (0.82%) Replication
13 7 (0.64%) N-Tier
13 7 (0.64%) Life Science
14 5 (0.46%) NHS
14 5 (0.46%) AS400
15 4 (0.37%) LIMS
15 4 (0.37%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 201 (18.39%) UNIX
2 197 (18.02%) Windows
3 188 (17.20%) Linux
4 68 (6.22%) Solaris
5 46 (4.21%) AIX
6 36 (3.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 27 (2.47%) HPUX
8 26 (2.38%) SUSE
9 22 (2.01%) OS/400
9 22 (2.01%) zOS
10 13 (1.19%) Windows XP
11 12 (1.10%) Apple iOS
11 12 (1.10%) Oracle Linux
12 11 (1.01%) Windows Mobile
13 9 (0.82%) Android
14 8 (0.73%) Windows 7
14 8 (0.73%) Windows Server 2012
15 6 (0.55%) Windows Server 2003
16 5 (0.46%) VMS
16 5 (0.46%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 213 (19.49%) Agile Software Development
2 112 (10.25%) Project Management
3 107 (9.79%) ITIL
4 94 (8.60%) Business Intelligence
4 94 (8.60%) Performance Tuning
5 93 (8.51%) Mentoring
6 82 (7.50%) Scrum
7 79 (7.23%) SOA
8 74 (6.77%) MVC
9 66 (6.04%) Change Management
9 66 (6.04%) OO
10 64 (5.86%) ERP
11 63 (5.76%) Stakeholder Management
12 57 (5.22%) ETL
13 56 (5.12%) TDD
13 56 (5.12%) Analytics
14 52 (4.76%) Unit Testing
15 49 (4.48%) Software Engineering
16 47 (4.30%) CRM
17 45 (4.12%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 517 (47.30%) SQL
2 367 (33.58%) Java
3 184 (16.83%) PL/SQL
4 156 (14.27%) JavaScript
5 109 (9.97%) C#
6 46 (4.21%) C++
7 44 (4.03%) PHP
8 29 (2.65%) Shell Script
9 25 (2.29%) VB
10 24 (2.20%) C
11 23 (2.10%) VB.NET
12 21 (1.92%) T-SQL
13 19 (1.74%) VBA
14 15 (1.37%) Python
14 15 (1.37%) XPath
15 14 (1.28%) RPG
16 11 (1.01%) VB6
17 10 (0.91%) R
18 8 (0.73%) Perl
19 7 (0.64%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 140 (12.81%) Degree
2 39 (3.57%) Security Cleared
2 39 (3.57%) ISEB
3 27 (2.47%) ISTQB
4 24 (2.20%) SC Cleared
5 14 (1.28%) ITIL Certification
6 12 (1.10%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 12 (1.10%) Microsoft Certification
7 11 (1.01%) MCSE
7 11 (1.01%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 10 (0.91%) ACCA
8 10 (0.91%) CIMA
9 7 (0.64%) Oracle Certification
9 7 (0.64%) MCSD
9 7 (0.64%) CCA
9 7 (0.64%) Citrix Certification
9 7 (0.64%) CCEA
9 7 (0.64%) Cisco Certification
10 6 (0.55%) CCNA
10 6 (0.55%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (5.22%) QA
2 37 (3.39%) SLA
3 7 (0.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 5 (0.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.27%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.18%) PMBOK
6 2 (0.18%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 94 (8.60%) VMware Infrastructure
2 39 (3.57%) Hyper-V
3 29 (2.65%) Oracle RAC
4 24 (2.20%) KVM
5 21 (1.92%) Active Directory
6 6 (0.55%) XenApp
7 5 (0.46%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 5 (0.46%) MetaFrame
7 5 (0.46%) VMware ESX
8 3 (0.27%) vSphere
8 3 (0.27%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (0.18%) Dovecot
9 2 (0.18%) Openswan
9 2 (0.18%) SpamAssassin
9 2 (0.18%) OpenSIPS
9 2 (0.18%) vCloud
9 2 (0.18%) Corosync
9 2 (0.18%) Varnish
9 2 (0.18%) Postfix
9 2 (0.18%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 44 (4.03%) Oracle RMAN
2 34 (3.11%) Data Guard
3 26 (2.38%) Tivoli
4 20 (1.83%) Foglight
5 11 (1.01%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 9 (0.82%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 9 (0.82%) SCOM
7 5 (0.46%) Norton AntiVirus
8 4 (0.37%) Nagios
9 2 (0.18%) Cacti
9 2 (0.18%) Munin
9 2 (0.18%) OpenNMS
9 2 (0.18%) yum
9 2 (0.18%) Puppet
9 2 (0.18%) Red Hat Spacewalk
9 2 (0.18%) logstash
9 2 (0.18%) Rsyslog
9 2 (0.18%) Bacula
9 2 (0.18%) vMotion
9 2 (0.18%) Pacemaker
Vendors
1 197 (18.02%) Microsoft
2 121 (11.07%) VMware
3 105 (9.61%) IBM
4 72 (6.59%) SAP
5 67 (6.13%) Cisco
6 61 (5.58%) Teradata
7 56 (5.12%) HP
8 51 (4.67%) NetApp
9 49 (4.48%) Red Hat
10 41 (3.75%) EMC
11 39 (3.57%) Juniper
12 37 (3.39%) CA
13 36 (3.29%) Informatica
14 31 (2.84%) Citrix
15 28 (2.56%) Sybase
15 28 (2.56%) Business Objects
16 27 (2.47%) Symantec
17 23 (2.10%) Hyperion
18 22 (2.01%) BMC
18 22 (2.01%) CheckPoint
Manchester, Lancashire
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
North West
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 -£60,000 + Package and Benefits (Depending on Experience)
Posted: 10 hours ago
Birkenhead, Merseyside
Crowder Consulting
Salary: Unspecified From £27,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 12 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Erin Associates
Salary: £44000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits, Flexi time
Posted: Yesterday
Barrow-In-Furness, Cumbria
BAE Systems
Posted: Yesterday
Oldham, Lancashire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Crewe, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Dependant on experience
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Greater Manchester
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £25,000-£32,000 PA depending on experience
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £40k - 45k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
North West
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35k-£60k+benefits+ career progression opportunities
Posted: 5 days ago
North West
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40k-£55k+benefits, progession +package
Posted: 5 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Staffline Express / Group
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Excellent Salary Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Savvy Recruitment
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum Excellent salary on offer and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, Cash Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago