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 November 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle
Rank 24 21 19
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -2
Permanent jobs citing Oracle 581 660 790
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 7.74% 9.47% 10.27%
As % of the Vendors category 17.41% 20.98% 22.40%
Number of salaries quoted 459 563 713
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
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
3338 3146 3526
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 44.49% 45.12% 45.85%
Number of salaries quoted 2829 2673 3104
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

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 November 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 28 November 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 -9 285 £43,000 -4.44% 67
Cheshire -1 162 £47,000 +17.50% 32
Lancashire -12 44 £40,000 -5.88% 13
Merseyside +1 41 £42,500 -5.55% 11
Cumbria -2 3 £25,250 -27.85% 1
Oracle
England

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 November 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.

1 467 (42.69%) SQL
2 322 (29.43%) Java
3 296 (27.06%) Finance
4 282 (25.78%) Oracle Database
5 269 (24.59%) SQL Server
6 247 (22.58%) Linux
7 209 (19.10%) UNIX
8 203 (18.56%) Windows
9 183 (16.73%) Agile Software Development
10 168 (15.36%) PL/SQL
11 166 (15.17%) ITIL
12 160 (14.63%) Web Services
13 153 (13.99%) Microsoft
14 148 (13.53%) Oracle Database 11g
15 142 (12.98%) .NET
16 139 (12.71%) Degree
17 129 (11.79%) HTML
18 128 (11.70%) Business Intelligence
19 124 (11.33%) J2EE
20 122 (11.15%) JavaScript
21 119 (10.88%) XML
21 119 (10.88%) Retail
21 119 (10.88%) Analytical Skills
22 117 (10.69%) C#
23 114 (10.42%) Relational Database
24 108 (9.87%) MySQL
25 100 (9.14%) Oracle Reports
25 100 (9.14%) Oracle Database 10g
26 96 (8.78%) SOAP
27 89 (8.14%) Oracle EBS

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 81 (7.40%) WebLogic
2 79 (7.22%) WebSphere
3 40 (3.66%) Tomcat
4 38 (3.47%) SharePoint
5 37 (3.38%) Apache
6 36 (3.29%) SAS
7 26 (2.38%) Oracle Service Bus
8 20 (1.83%) JBoss
9 19 (1.74%) BizTalk Server
10 18 (1.65%) IIS
10 18 (1.65%) WebSphere Application Server
11 17 (1.55%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 16 (1.46%) MS Exchange
13 13 (1.19%) Confluence
14 12 (1.10%) ColdFusion
14 12 (1.10%) IBM HTTP Server
15 11 (1.01%) CMS
15 11 (1.01%) GlassFish
16 10 (0.91%) SharePoint 2010
17 8 (0.73%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 82 (7.50%) MS Excel
2 26 (2.38%) MS Office
3 8 (0.73%) SPSS
4 7 (0.64%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.18%) MS Project
5 2 (0.18%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.091%) Edge Animate
6 1 (0.091%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.091%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.091%) Stata
Business Applications
1 89 (8.14%) Oracle EBS
2 51 (4.66%) Oracle EBS R12
3 37 (3.38%) Oracle Applications
4 36 (3.29%) Oracle Financials
5 30 (2.74%) Oracle Payables
6 29 (2.65%) Oracle Receivables
7 28 (2.56%) Oracle Retail
8 27 (2.47%) Oracle General Ledger
8 27 (2.47%) Oracle Assets
9 24 (2.19%) Oracle ERP
10 21 (1.92%) Oracle Cash Management
11 18 (1.65%) HFM
12 17 (1.55%) Oracle iProcurement
13 13 (1.19%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
14 10 (0.91%) Oracle E-Business Tax
15 9 (0.82%) Oracle 11i
16 8 (0.73%) Hyperion Planning
17 7 (0.64%) Dynamics CRM
18 5 (0.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
19 4 (0.37%) PeopleSoft HRMS
Cloud Services
1 18 (1.65%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (0.73%) SaaS
3 7 (0.64%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (0.46%) PaaS
4 5 (0.46%) Office 365
4 5 (0.46%) IaaS
5 3 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.18%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.18%) Amazon S3
6 2 (0.18%) Amazon ELB
6 2 (0.18%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 37 (3.38%) HTTP
2 31 (2.83%) Internet
3 26 (2.38%) SAN
4 20 (1.83%) Firewall
5 15 (1.37%) FTP
6 14 (1.28%) WAN
6 14 (1.28%) NAS
7 9 (0.82%) Intranet
7 9 (0.82%) DHCP
7 9 (0.82%) DNS
8 8 (0.73%) LDAP
8 8 (0.73%) LAN
8 8 (0.73%) iSCSI
9 7 (0.64%) GPRS
9 7 (0.64%) SSL
10 6 (0.55%) SNMP
10 6 (0.55%) TCP/IP
10 6 (0.55%) AMQP
10 6 (0.55%) IPsec
10 6 (0.55%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 282 (25.78%) Oracle Database
2 269 (24.59%) SQL Server
3 148 (13.53%) Oracle Database 11g
4 114 (10.42%) Relational Database
5 108 (9.87%) MySQL
6 100 (9.14%) Oracle Database 10g
6 100 (9.14%) Oracle Reports
7 73 (6.67%) DB2
8 64 (5.85%) Data Warehouse
9 52 (4.75%) Oracle9i Database
10 48 (4.39%) Oracle Database 12c
11 45 (4.11%) RDBMS
12 44 (4.02%) Oracle BI EE
13 35 (3.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 34 (3.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 33 (3.02%) Oracle BI Publisher
16 31 (2.83%) Big Data
17 30 (2.74%) SQL Server 2008
17 30 (2.74%) Hadoop
18 24 (2.19%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 68 (6.22%) Oracle Forms
2 65 (5.94%) Eclipse
3 48 (4.39%) JUnit
4 45 (4.11%) JIRA
5 41 (3.75%) Selenium
6 29 (2.65%) Visual Studio
7 28 (2.56%) Ant
8 24 (2.19%) Git (software)
8 24 (2.19%) Jenkins
9 23 (2.10%) Maven
10 21 (1.92%) Subversion
11 16 (1.46%) Team Foundation Server
11 16 (1.46%) Cucumber
12 15 (1.37%) PowerBuilder
12 15 (1.37%) NUnit
13 14 (1.28%) Oracle APEX
14 13 (1.19%) Talend Open Studio
14 13 (1.19%) QuickTest Pro
15 12 (1.10%) Toad
15 12 (1.10%) SoapUI
General
1 296 (27.06%) Finance
2 119 (10.88%) Retail
3 65 (5.94%) Banking
4 23 (2.10%) Manufacturing
5 22 (2.01%) Telecoms
6 20 (1.83%) Marketing
7 15 (1.37%) General Ledger
8 10 (0.91%) Games
8 10 (0.91%) Pharmaceutical
9 8 (0.73%) Financial Institution
9 8 (0.73%) Back Office
9 8 (0.73%) Multimedia
9 8 (0.73%) French Language
9 8 (0.73%) Spanish Language
10 4 (0.37%) Billing
10 4 (0.37%) Advertising
10 4 (0.37%) Publishing
11 3 (0.27%) Aerospace
11 3 (0.27%) Corporate Banking
12 2 (0.18%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 363 (33.18%) Developer
2 130 (11.88%) Analyst
3 114 (10.42%) DBA
4 113 (10.33%) Java Developer
5 103 (9.41%) Consultant
6 86 (7.86%) Oracle DBA
7 83 (7.59%) Oracle Developer
8 56 (5.12%) Applications Support
9 48 (4.39%) Senior Developer
10 46 (4.20%) Support Analyst
11 43 (3.93%) Architect
12 40 (3.66%) Software Engineer
13 38 (3.47%) Oracle Consultant
14 37 (3.38%) Java/J2EE Developer
15 36 (3.29%) Solutions Architect
16 35 (3.20%) C# Developer
17 33 (3.02%) Administrator
18 31 (2.83%) Technical Leader
19 29 (2.65%) Software Developer
20 28 (2.56%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 160 (14.63%) Web Services
2 142 (12.98%) .NET
3 129 (11.79%) HTML
4 124 (11.33%) J2EE
5 119 (10.88%) XML
6 96 (8.78%) SOAP
7 79 (7.22%) CSS
8 75 (6.86%) Middleware
9 69 (6.31%) ASP.NET
10 61 (5.58%) Spring
11 58 (5.30%) Java EE
11 58 (5.30%) jQuery
12 49 (4.48%) Hibernate
13 43 (3.93%) XSLT
13 43 (3.93%) JDBC
14 40 (3.66%) REST
15 38 (3.47%) Servlets
16 35 (3.20%) WCF
17 33 (3.02%) .NET Framework
17 33 (3.02%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 119 (10.88%) Analytical Skills
2 55 (5.03%) Computer Science
3 39 (3.56%) Management Information System
4 32 (2.93%) Enterprise Software
5 22 (2.01%) Open Source
6 20 (1.83%) N-Tier
7 15 (1.37%) Data Integration
8 12 (1.10%) FlexPod
9 11 (1.01%) Smart Meter
10 10 (0.91%) Mathematics
11 9 (0.82%) Physics
11 9 (0.82%) Online Games
11 9 (0.82%) Visualisation
11 9 (0.82%) Client/Server
12 8 (0.73%) Graphic Design
12 8 (0.73%) Algorithms
13 7 (0.64%) Life Science
13 7 (0.64%) Clustering
14 6 (0.55%) Replication
14 6 (0.55%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 247 (22.58%) Linux
2 209 (19.10%) UNIX
3 203 (18.56%) Windows
4 44 (4.02%) AIX
5 41 (3.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 39 (3.56%) Solaris
7 36 (3.29%) Windows Server 2008
8 27 (2.47%) Windows Server 2003
9 20 (1.83%) Windows 7
10 17 (1.55%) SUSE
11 16 (1.46%) Windows Server 2012
12 15 (1.37%) Windows XP
13 13 (1.19%) HPUX
13 13 (1.19%) Apple iOS
14 12 (1.10%) OS/400
14 12 (1.10%) zOS
15 9 (0.82%) Mac OS X
16 7 (0.64%) Android
17 5 (0.46%) Windows 8
18 4 (0.37%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 183 (16.73%) Agile Software Development
2 166 (15.17%) ITIL
3 128 (11.70%) Business Intelligence
4 88 (8.04%) MVC
4 88 (8.04%) Mentoring
5 87 (7.95%) Performance Tuning
6 86 (7.86%) Scrum
7 78 (7.13%) Project Management
8 74 (6.76%) ETL
9 69 (6.31%) Stakeholder Management
10 64 (5.85%) E-Commerce
11 62 (5.67%) ERP
11 62 (5.67%) Service Delivery
12 61 (5.58%) SOA
13 59 (5.39%) Migration
13 59 (5.39%) Software Engineering
14 57 (5.21%) OO
15 54 (4.94%) Unit Testing
16 51 (4.66%) Analytics
17 44 (4.02%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 467 (42.69%) SQL
2 322 (29.43%) Java
3 168 (15.36%) PL/SQL
4 122 (11.15%) JavaScript
5 117 (10.69%) C#
6 40 (3.66%) PHP
7 39 (3.56%) Shell Script
8 32 (2.93%) T-SQL
9 18 (1.65%) VB
9 18 (1.65%) C
9 18 (1.65%) C++
10 16 (1.46%) Python
11 15 (1.37%) PowerShell
12 12 (1.10%) Perl
13 11 (1.01%) VBA
14 8 (0.73%) Korn
14 8 (0.73%) XPath
14 8 (0.73%) VB.NET
15 7 (0.64%) R
16 5 (0.46%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 139 (12.71%) Degree
2 81 (7.40%) Security Cleared
3 50 (4.57%) SC Cleared
4 28 (2.56%) ISEB
5 25 (2.29%) ISTQB
6 19 (1.74%) ITIL Certification
7 7 (0.64%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 7 (0.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 6 (0.55%) HND
9 4 (0.37%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (0.37%) ACCA
9 4 (0.37%) CIMA
10 3 (0.27%) ISEB Practitioner
10 3 (0.27%) MCDST
10 3 (0.27%) PMI Certification
10 3 (0.27%) Oracle Certification
10 3 (0.27%) Citrix Certification
10 3 (0.27%) MCSA
11 2 (0.18%) NVQ Level 3
12 1 (0.091%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 77 (7.04%) QA
2 61 (5.58%) SLA
3 27 (2.47%) Data Quality
4 6 (0.55%) ISO 9000
5 2 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.18%) HL7
6 1 (0.091%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 64 (5.85%) Oracle RMAN
2 58 (5.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 36 (3.29%) Oracle RAC
4 29 (2.65%) Hyper-V
5 25 (2.29%) Active Directory
6 13 (1.19%) KVM
7 11 (1.01%) vSphere
7 11 (1.01%) VMware ESX
8 8 (0.73%) MetaFrame
9 7 (0.64%) VMware ESXi
10 6 (0.55%) PowerHA
10 6 (0.55%) vCloud
11 5 (0.46%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 5 (0.46%) XenApp
12 2 (0.18%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
12 2 (0.18%) VMware Workstation
13 1 (0.091%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 56 (5.12%) Data Guard
2 36 (3.29%) Foglight
3 23 (2.10%) Tivoli
4 16 (1.46%) Oracle EDQ
5 9 (0.82%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 9 (0.82%) SCCM
6 8 (0.73%) SCOM
7 7 (0.64%) HP Quality Center
7 7 (0.64%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 6 (0.55%) OpenNMS
9 5 (0.46%) Norton AntiVirus
10 3 (0.27%) Opscode Chef
10 3 (0.27%) Puppet
11 2 (0.18%) FortiGate
11 2 (0.18%) Control-M
11 2 (0.18%) Nagios
11 2 (0.18%) WSUS
12 1 (0.091%) OpenView
Vendors
1 153 (13.99%) Microsoft
2 83 (7.59%) VMware
3 81 (7.40%) IBM
4 54 (4.94%) SAP
5 48 (4.39%) HP
5 48 (4.39%) Red Hat
6 47 (4.30%) Informatica
7 44 (4.02%) Teradata
8 36 (3.29%) Imperva
8 36 (3.29%) Sybase
8 36 (3.29%) Business Objects
9 33 (3.02%) Hyperion
10 29 (2.65%) Citrix
11 25 (2.29%) Cognos
12 24 (2.19%) Cisco
12 24 (2.19%) EMC
12 24 (2.19%) NetApp
13 18 (1.65%) Symantec
14 16 (1.46%) PeopleSoft
15 15 (1.37%) Brocade
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Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
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