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 1 September 2014 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
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle
Rank 28 19 16
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -3
Permanent jobs citing Oracle 534 723 826
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 7.18% 10.44% 11.25%
As % of the Vendors category 15.89% 23.09% 21.84%
Number of salaries quoted 434 590 730
Average salary £42,500 £44,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.40% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
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
3361 3131 3782
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 45.22% 45.20% 51.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2606 2660 3273
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 1 September 2014.

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 1 September 2014. 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 -14 259 £42,500 -5.55% 65
Cheshire -7 166 £40,000 +0.62% 32
Lancashire -4 41 £36,000 -10.00% 4
Merseyside -15 37 £42,500 -5.55% 7
Cumbria - 7 £37,500 - 2
Oracle
England

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, 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.

1 511 (46.88%) SQL
2 317 (29.08%) Finance
3 305 (27.98%) SQL Server
4 282 (25.87%) Java
5 267 (24.50%) Oracle Database
6 217 (19.91%) UNIX
7 205 (18.81%) Linux
8 202 (18.53%) Windows
9 191 (17.52%) .NET
10 168 (15.41%) Microsoft
11 164 (15.05%) C#
12 163 (14.95%) ITIL
13 153 (14.04%) Relational Database
14 137 (12.57%) Oracle Database 11g
15 136 (12.48%) HTML
15 136 (12.48%) PL/SQL
16 134 (12.29%) JavaScript
17 131 (12.02%) Business Intelligence
18 130 (11.93%) Degree
19 121 (11.10%) J2EE
20 116 (10.64%) Web Services
21 112 (10.28%) XML
21 112 (10.28%) MySQL
21 112 (10.28%) MS Excel
22 106 (9.72%) Oracle Reports
23 101 (9.27%) Oracle EBS
24 95 (8.72%) MVC
24 95 (8.72%) Agile Software Development
25 92 (8.44%) ASP.NET
26 89 (8.17%) Retail

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, 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 85 (7.80%) WebLogic
2 63 (5.78%) WebSphere
3 41 (3.76%) Tomcat
4 39 (3.58%) Apache
5 28 (2.57%) Oracle Workflow
6 26 (2.39%) IIS
7 25 (2.29%) FileNet
8 24 (2.20%) SharePoint
9 20 (1.83%) SAS
10 19 (1.74%) WebSphere Application Server
11 17 (1.56%) MS Exchange
12 16 (1.47%) CMS
13 14 (1.28%) Oracle HTTP Server
14 12 (1.10%) IBM HTTP Server
15 11 (1.01%) ColdFusion
15 11 (1.01%) Liferay
16 10 (0.92%) SharePoint 2010
17 9 (0.83%) Confluence
17 9 (0.83%) Oracle Application Server
17 9 (0.83%) GlassFish
Applications
1 112 (10.28%) MS Excel
2 39 (3.58%) MS Office
3 19 (1.74%) MS PowerPoint
4 11 (1.01%) FastStats
5 7 (0.64%) Photoshop
6 4 (0.37%) SPSS
7 2 (0.18%) MS Project
7 2 (0.18%) InfoPath
7 2 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.092%) PowerPivot
8 1 (0.092%) Stata
Business Applications
1 101 (9.27%) Oracle EBS
2 88 (8.07%) Oracle EBS R12
3 69 (6.33%) Oracle Financials
4 58 (5.32%) Oracle Applications
5 51 (4.68%) Oracle General Ledger
6 50 (4.59%) Oracle Payables
6 50 (4.59%) Oracle iProcurement
7 46 (4.22%) Oracle Receivables
7 46 (4.22%) Oracle Assets
8 45 (4.13%) Oracle Cash Management
9 41 (3.76%) HFM
10 35 (3.21%) Oracle E-Business Tax
11 31 (2.84%) Oracle 11i
12 29 (2.66%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
13 24 (2.20%) Oracle Internet Expenses
14 19 (1.74%) Hyperion Planning
15 17 (1.56%) Oracle ERP
16 13 (1.19%) Dynamics CRM
17 11 (1.01%) Oracle Payroll
18 9 (0.83%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (0.55%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (0.55%) SaaS
2 5 (0.46%) Office 365
3 4 (0.37%) PaaS
3 4 (0.37%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (0.28%) Amazon S3
4 3 (0.28%) IaaS
4 3 (0.28%) Amazon ELB
5 2 (0.18%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.092%) Taleo
6 1 (0.092%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (0.092%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 26 (2.39%) HTTP
1 26 (2.39%) Firewall
2 18 (1.65%) SAN
3 17 (1.56%) Internet
4 13 (1.19%) DNS
5 10 (0.92%) DHCP
6 9 (0.83%) LDAP
6 9 (0.83%) TCP/IP
6 9 (0.83%) Intranet
7 8 (0.73%) VPN
7 8 (0.73%) LAN
7 8 (0.73%) WAN
8 6 (0.55%) AMQP
8 6 (0.55%) VLAN
9 5 (0.46%) NAS
9 5 (0.46%) FTP
9 5 (0.46%) SSL
9 5 (0.46%) Wi-Fi
10 3 (0.28%) iSCSI
11 2 (0.18%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 305 (27.98%) SQL Server
2 267 (24.50%) Oracle Database
3 153 (14.04%) Relational Database
4 137 (12.57%) Oracle Database 11g
5 112 (10.28%) MySQL
6 106 (9.72%) Oracle Reports
7 83 (7.61%) Oracle Database 10g
8 61 (5.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 61 (5.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 58 (5.32%) DB2
10 57 (5.23%) Data Warehouse
11 51 (4.68%) RDBMS
12 39 (3.58%) Oracle BI Publisher
13 37 (3.39%) Oracle BI EE
13 37 (3.39%) SQL Server 2008
13 37 (3.39%) Oracle9i Database
14 29 (2.66%) Oracle Database 12c
15 27 (2.48%) SQL Server 2005
16 24 (2.20%) Oracle Discoverer
17 21 (1.93%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 54 (4.95%) Eclipse
2 47 (4.31%) JUnit
3 41 (3.76%) Oracle Forms
4 37 (3.39%) JIRA
5 33 (3.03%) Selenium
6 31 (2.84%) Jenkins
7 30 (2.75%) Ant
8 28 (2.57%) Visual Studio
8 28 (2.57%) Git (software)
9 25 (2.29%) Maven
10 23 (2.11%) Toad
11 22 (2.02%) Subversion
12 14 (1.28%) PowerBuilder
12 14 (1.28%) Mockito
13 13 (1.19%) Cucumber
13 13 (1.19%) ProC
14 12 (1.10%) Oracle APEX
14 12 (1.10%) Talend Open Studio
15 11 (1.01%) NUnit
15 11 (1.01%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 317 (29.08%) Finance
2 89 (8.17%) Retail
3 42 (3.85%) Banking
4 33 (3.03%) General Ledger
5 30 (2.75%) Telecoms
6 23 (2.11%) Billing
7 19 (1.74%) Marketing
8 13 (1.19%) Pharmaceutical
9 12 (1.10%) Manufacturing
10 11 (1.01%) Games
10 11 (1.01%) Back Office
11 10 (0.92%) Advertising
12 7 (0.64%) Financial Institution
13 6 (0.55%) Aerospace
13 6 (0.55%) Multimedia
14 5 (0.46%) Corporate Banking
15 4 (0.37%) French Language
15 4 (0.37%) Spanish Language
16 2 (0.18%) Publishing
17 1 (0.092%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 327 (30.00%) Developer
2 157 (14.40%) Consultant
3 156 (14.31%) Analyst
4 118 (10.83%) DBA
5 110 (10.09%) Java Developer
6 94 (8.62%) Oracle Consultant
7 88 (8.07%) Oracle DBA
8 70 (6.42%) Applications Support
9 59 (5.41%) Senior Developer
10 51 (4.68%) Administrator
11 48 (4.40%) C# Developer
12 46 (4.22%) .NET Developer
13 43 (3.94%) Oracle Developer
13 43 (3.94%) Functional Consultant
13 43 (3.94%) Architect
13 43 (3.94%) Oracle Functional Consultant
14 42 (3.85%) Support Analyst
15 33 (3.03%) Software Developer
16 31 (2.84%) Java/J2EE Developer
17 30 (2.75%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 191 (17.52%) .NET
2 136 (12.48%) HTML
3 121 (11.10%) J2EE
4 116 (10.64%) Web Services
5 112 (10.28%) XML
6 92 (8.44%) ASP.NET
7 78 (7.16%) CSS
8 71 (6.51%) jQuery
9 65 (5.96%) SOAP
10 60 (5.50%) Middleware
11 54 (4.95%) WCF
12 53 (4.86%) Spring
13 51 (4.68%) Java EE
14 46 (4.22%) Hibernate
15 44 (4.04%) Servlets
16 42 (3.85%) .NET Framework
17 40 (3.67%) WPF
18 39 (3.58%) EJB
19 35 (3.21%) JDBC
20 32 (2.94%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 62 (5.69%) Management Information System
2 45 (4.13%) Computer Science
3 27 (2.48%) Data Integration
4 26 (2.39%) Enterprise Software
5 18 (1.65%) Open Source
5 18 (1.65%) N-Tier
6 12 (1.10%) Client/Server
7 11 (1.01%) Mathematics
8 10 (0.92%) Physics
8 10 (0.92%) Replication
8 10 (0.92%) Clustering
9 7 (0.64%) HACMP
9 7 (0.64%) Digital Media
10 5 (0.46%) Mobile App
10 5 (0.46%) VLE
10 5 (0.46%) CLARiiON
10 5 (0.46%) Statistics
10 5 (0.46%) Graphic Design
10 5 (0.46%) GIS
10 5 (0.46%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 217 (19.91%) UNIX
2 205 (18.81%) Linux
3 202 (18.53%) Windows
4 48 (4.40%) Windows Server 2008
5 42 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
6 34 (3.12%) AIX
7 26 (2.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 22 (2.02%) Solaris
9 19 (1.74%) Windows 7
10 17 (1.56%) Windows Server 2012
11 13 (1.19%) Windows XP
12 10 (0.92%) Windows 8
12 10 (0.92%) Android
13 8 (0.73%) SUSE
14 7 (0.64%) Apple iOS
15 6 (0.55%) Windows 2000 Server
15 6 (0.55%) HPUX
16 5 (0.46%) Mac OS X
16 5 (0.46%) Windows Vista
17 4 (0.37%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 163 (14.95%) ITIL
2 131 (12.02%) Business Intelligence
3 95 (8.72%) MVC
3 95 (8.72%) Agile Software Development
4 87 (7.98%) Scrum
5 85 (7.80%) Project Management
6 77 (7.06%) OO
7 72 (6.61%) E-Commerce
8 66 (6.06%) Migration
9 63 (5.78%) TDD
10 62 (5.69%) ERP
11 57 (5.23%) Unit Testing
12 56 (5.14%) Performance Tuning
13 53 (4.86%) ETL
14 50 (4.59%) Service Delivery
15 48 (4.40%) Stakeholder Management
15 48 (4.40%) Software Engineering
16 47 (4.31%) SOA
17 44 (4.04%) Release Management
18 42 (3.85%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 511 (46.88%) SQL
2 282 (25.87%) Java
3 164 (15.05%) C#
4 136 (12.48%) PL/SQL
5 134 (12.29%) JavaScript
6 56 (5.14%) T-SQL
7 54 (4.95%) PHP
8 53 (4.86%) Shell Script
9 52 (4.77%) VB
10 26 (2.39%) Delphi
11 25 (2.29%) Python
12 24 (2.20%) FoxPro (VFP)
13 23 (2.11%) C
14 20 (1.83%) PowerShell
15 16 (1.47%) Perl
15 16 (1.47%) VB.NET
16 15 (1.38%) C++
17 9 (0.83%) Korn
18 8 (0.73%) XPath
18 8 (0.73%) Jython
Qualifications
1 130 (11.93%) Degree
2 87 (7.98%) Security Cleared
3 43 (3.94%) SC Cleared
4 18 (1.65%) ITIL Certification
5 13 (1.19%) ISEB
6 11 (1.01%) ISTQB
7 8 (0.73%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 8 (0.73%) Microsoft Certification
8 7 (0.64%) HND
9 6 (0.55%) MCSA
10 5 (0.46%) MCP
11 4 (0.37%) MCSE
11 4 (0.37%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 3 (0.28%) NVQ Level 3
12 3 (0.28%) MCDST
12 3 (0.28%) Citrix Certification
13 2 (0.18%) CISSP
13 2 (0.18%) ACCA
13 2 (0.18%) CISA
13 2 (0.18%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (4.77%) QA
2 45 (4.13%) SLA
3 32 (2.94%) Data Quality
4 5 (0.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 5 (0.46%) ISO 9001
5 4 (0.37%) ISO 9000
6 3 (0.28%) HL7
7 2 (0.18%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.092%) GxP
System Software
1 49 (4.50%) Oracle RMAN
1 49 (4.50%) Oracle RAC
2 39 (3.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (2.57%) Active Directory
4 13 (1.19%) vSphere
5 9 (0.83%) VMware ESX
6 8 (0.73%) Hyper-V
7 6 (0.55%) PowerHA
8 5 (0.46%) KVM
8 5 (0.46%) MetaFrame
9 3 (0.28%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (0.18%) vCloud
10 2 (0.18%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
10 2 (0.18%) VMware Workstation
10 2 (0.18%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 2 (0.18%) VMware Server
11 1 (0.092%) Docker
11 1 (0.092%) RHEV
11 1 (0.092%) VirtualBox
11 1 (0.092%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 54 (4.95%) Data Guard
2 21 (1.93%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 15 (1.38%) Tivoli
3 15 (1.38%) Oracle EDQ
4 12 (1.10%) Foglight
5 9 (0.83%) SCCM
6 8 (0.73%) OpenView
7 7 (0.64%) Nagios
7 7 (0.64%) HP Quality Center
8 5 (0.46%) Puppet
8 5 (0.46%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 5 (0.46%) Opscode Chef
9 4 (0.37%) Cacti
10 3 (0.28%) SCOM
10 3 (0.28%) Norton AntiVirus
10 3 (0.28%) NetBackup
11 2 (0.18%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 2 (0.18%) OpenNMS
11 2 (0.18%) HP SIM
11 2 (0.18%) WSUS
Vendors
1 168 (15.41%) Microsoft
2 84 (7.71%) IBM
3 58 (5.32%) VMware
4 52 (4.77%) HP
5 46 (4.22%) SAP
6 40 (3.67%) Sybase
7 36 (3.30%) Red Hat
8 32 (2.94%) Business Objects
8 32 (2.94%) Remedy
9 31 (2.84%) Hyperion
10 30 (2.75%) Citrix
11 24 (2.20%) Cisco
11 24 (2.20%) Aquila
12 23 (2.11%) Fujitsu
12 23 (2.11%) EMC
13 21 (1.93%) JBoss
14 18 (1.65%) PeopleSoft
14 18 (1.65%) Informatica
15 15 (1.38%) Cognos
15 15 (1.38%) Teradata
Liverpool, Merseyside
KDR
Salary: £32000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits/Bonus
Posted: 8 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Great Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, Flexible Bonus
Posted: 13 hours ago
Greater Manchester
Intapeople
Salary: £18000 to £25000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 60,000 + Bens
Posted: 16 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + + Bonus + Share options
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
World Pay
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
North West
Dunnhumby
Posted: 2 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Thales
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
AMsource Technology
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £32000 - £42000 per annum + bens + flexitime
Posted: 3 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £52000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Sanderson
Salary: £23000 - £26000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus+Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus+Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £38,000 to £40,000 per annum + Great Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago