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 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle
Rank 29 18 15
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -3
Permanent jobs citing Oracle 525 725 819
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 7.07% 10.19% 11.10%
As % of the Vendors category 15.70% 22.54% 21.62%
Number of salaries quoted 428 594 722
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,613 £29,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,250 £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
3343 3216 3788
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 45.01% 45.19% 51.34%
Number of salaries quoted 2588 2740 3285
Average salary £36,250 £39,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.22% +5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £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 22 August 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 22 August 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 -14 257 £42,500 -3.95% 55
Cheshire -8 158 £40,000 - 29
Lancashire +3 49 £36,000 -10.00% 6
Merseyside -19 36 £42,500 -5.55% 6
Cumbria - 5 £33,314 - 1
Oracle
England

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

1 524 (48.74%) SQL
2 302 (28.09%) SQL Server
3 299 (27.81%) Finance
4 285 (26.51%) Java
5 257 (23.91%) Oracle Database
6 214 (19.91%) UNIX
7 203 (18.88%) Windows
8 200 (18.60%) Linux
9 193 (17.95%) .NET
10 170 (15.81%) C#
11 168 (15.63%) Microsoft
12 151 (14.05%) Relational Database
13 146 (13.58%) PL/SQL
13 146 (13.58%) ITIL
14 135 (12.56%) JavaScript
14 135 (12.56%) HTML
15 131 (12.19%) Business Intelligence
16 130 (12.09%) Degree
17 127 (11.81%) J2EE
18 121 (11.26%) Oracle Database 11g
19 113 (10.51%) Web Services
20 112 (10.42%) MS Excel
21 110 (10.23%) MySQL
22 108 (10.05%) XML
22 108 (10.05%) Oracle Reports
23 106 (9.86%) Oracle EBS
24 97 (9.02%) MVC
25 95 (8.84%) Agile Software Development
26 92 (8.56%) ASP.NET
27 91 (8.47%) Oracle EBS R12

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 86 (8.00%) WebLogic
2 64 (5.95%) WebSphere
3 42 (3.91%) Tomcat
4 37 (3.44%) Apache
5 30 (2.79%) Oracle Workflow
6 26 (2.42%) IIS
7 25 (2.33%) FileNet
8 20 (1.86%) SharePoint
9 19 (1.77%) SAS
10 18 (1.67%) WebSphere Application Server
11 16 (1.49%) MS Exchange
12 13 (1.21%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 12 (1.12%) CMS
14 11 (1.02%) Liferay
14 11 (1.02%) IBM HTTP Server
15 10 (0.93%) ColdFusion
15 10 (0.93%) Oracle Application Server
16 9 (0.84%) GlassFish
16 9 (0.84%) Confluence
17 7 (0.65%) Lync
Applications
1 112 (10.42%) MS Excel
2 39 (3.63%) MS Office
3 19 (1.77%) MS PowerPoint
4 11 (1.02%) FastStats
5 6 (0.56%) Photoshop
6 3 (0.28%) SPSS
7 2 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.19%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.093%) PowerPivot
8 1 (0.093%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 106 (9.86%) Oracle EBS
2 91 (8.47%) Oracle EBS R12
3 72 (6.70%) Oracle Financials
4 66 (6.14%) Oracle Applications
5 53 (4.93%) Oracle General Ledger
6 52 (4.84%) Oracle Payables
7 51 (4.74%) Oracle iProcurement
8 48 (4.47%) Oracle Receivables
8 48 (4.47%) Oracle Assets
9 46 (4.28%) Oracle Cash Management
10 41 (3.81%) HFM
11 36 (3.35%) Oracle E-Business Tax
12 33 (3.07%) Oracle 11i
13 30 (2.79%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
14 24 (2.23%) Oracle Internet Expenses
15 19 (1.77%) Hyperion Planning
16 16 (1.49%) Oracle ERP
17 13 (1.21%) Dynamics CRM
18 11 (1.02%) Oracle Payroll
19 9 (0.84%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (0.56%) SaaS
1 6 (0.56%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (0.47%) Office 365
3 4 (0.37%) PaaS
3 4 (0.37%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (0.28%) Amazon ELB
4 3 (0.28%) IaaS
4 3 (0.28%) Amazon S3
5 2 (0.19%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.093%) Taleo
6 1 (0.093%) Route 53
6 1 (0.093%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (2.42%) Firewall
2 24 (2.23%) HTTP
3 18 (1.67%) SAN
4 17 (1.58%) Internet
5 14 (1.30%) DNS
6 11 (1.02%) DHCP
7 10 (0.93%) TCP/IP
8 9 (0.84%) Intranet
8 9 (0.84%) LDAP
9 8 (0.74%) VPN
10 7 (0.65%) LAN
10 7 (0.65%) WAN
11 6 (0.56%) AMQP
11 6 (0.56%) VLAN
12 5 (0.47%) NAS
12 5 (0.47%) SSL
12 5 (0.47%) Wi-Fi
13 4 (0.37%) FTP
14 3 (0.28%) iSCSI
15 2 (0.19%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 302 (28.09%) SQL Server
2 257 (23.91%) Oracle Database
3 151 (14.05%) Relational Database
4 121 (11.26%) Oracle Database 11g
5 110 (10.23%) MySQL
6 108 (10.05%) Oracle Reports
7 75 (6.98%) Oracle Database 10g
8 61 (5.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 60 (5.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 57 (5.30%) DB2
11 55 (5.12%) Data Warehouse
12 49 (4.56%) RDBMS
13 38 (3.53%) Oracle BI Publisher
14 37 (3.44%) Oracle BI EE
15 34 (3.16%) SQL Server 2008
16 25 (2.33%) Oracle9i Database
16 25 (2.33%) Oracle Discoverer
16 25 (2.33%) SQL Server 2005
17 21 (1.95%) PostgreSQL
17 21 (1.95%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 52 (4.84%) Eclipse
2 46 (4.28%) Oracle Forms
3 44 (4.09%) JUnit
4 39 (3.63%) JIRA
5 32 (2.98%) Selenium
5 32 (2.98%) Ant
6 31 (2.88%) Jenkins
7 29 (2.70%) Git (software)
8 27 (2.51%) Visual Studio
9 26 (2.42%) Subversion
9 26 (2.42%) Maven
10 24 (2.23%) Toad
11 14 (1.30%) ProC
12 13 (1.21%) Mockito
13 12 (1.12%) PowerBuilder
13 12 (1.12%) Cucumber
13 12 (1.12%) Oracle APEX
14 11 (1.02%) Team Foundation Server
14 11 (1.02%) Talend Open Studio
15 10 (0.93%) NUnit
General
1 299 (27.81%) Finance
2 86 (8.00%) Retail
3 33 (3.07%) General Ledger
4 32 (2.98%) Banking
5 30 (2.79%) Telecoms
6 23 (2.14%) Billing
7 19 (1.77%) Marketing
8 13 (1.21%) Pharmaceutical
9 11 (1.02%) Manufacturing
9 11 (1.02%) Back Office
10 10 (0.93%) Advertising
11 9 (0.84%) Games
12 6 (0.56%) Financial Institution
12 6 (0.56%) Aerospace
13 5 (0.47%) Corporate Banking
13 5 (0.47%) Multimedia
14 3 (0.28%) French Language
14 3 (0.28%) Spanish Language
15 1 (0.093%) German Language
15 1 (0.093%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 329 (30.60%) Developer
2 160 (14.88%) Consultant
3 154 (14.33%) Analyst
4 114 (10.60%) Java Developer
5 103 (9.58%) DBA
6 95 (8.84%) Oracle Consultant
7 78 (7.26%) Oracle DBA
8 70 (6.51%) Applications Support
9 58 (5.40%) Senior Developer
10 50 (4.65%) C# Developer
11 48 (4.47%) Administrator
12 46 (4.28%) .NET Developer
13 44 (4.09%) Architect
14 43 (4.00%) Functional Consultant
14 43 (4.00%) Oracle Functional Consultant
15 42 (3.91%) Oracle Developer
16 41 (3.81%) Support Analyst
17 34 (3.16%) Software Developer
18 31 (2.88%) Support Engineer
19 30 (2.79%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 193 (17.95%) .NET
2 135 (12.56%) HTML
3 127 (11.81%) J2EE
4 113 (10.51%) Web Services
5 108 (10.05%) XML
6 92 (8.56%) ASP.NET
7 76 (7.07%) CSS
8 71 (6.60%) jQuery
9 59 (5.49%) SOAP
10 58 (5.40%) Middleware
11 56 (5.21%) Spring
12 54 (5.02%) WCF
13 52 (4.84%) Java EE
14 49 (4.56%) Hibernate
15 44 (4.09%) Servlets
16 42 (3.91%) EJB
16 42 (3.91%) .NET Framework
17 40 (3.72%) WPF
18 34 (3.16%) JDBC
19 31 (2.88%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 59 (5.49%) Management Information System
2 44 (4.09%) Computer Science
3 27 (2.51%) Data Integration
4 25 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
5 17 (1.58%) Open Source
5 17 (1.58%) N-Tier
6 13 (1.21%) Client/Server
7 11 (1.02%) Mathematics
8 10 (0.93%) Replication
8 10 (0.93%) Clustering
8 10 (0.93%) Physics
9 7 (0.65%) Digital Media
10 6 (0.56%) HACMP
10 6 (0.56%) Statistics
11 5 (0.47%) Mobile App
11 5 (0.47%) CLARiiON
11 5 (0.47%) GIS
11 5 (0.47%) VLE
12 4 (0.37%) Mainframe
12 4 (0.37%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 214 (19.91%) UNIX
2 203 (18.88%) Windows
3 200 (18.60%) Linux
4 46 (4.28%) Windows Server 2008
5 40 (3.72%) Windows Server 2003
6 34 (3.16%) AIX
7 24 (2.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 22 (2.05%) Solaris
9 19 (1.77%) Windows 7
10 17 (1.58%) Windows Server 2012
11 13 (1.21%) Windows XP
12 11 (1.02%) Android
13 10 (0.93%) Windows 8
14 8 (0.74%) SUSE
15 7 (0.65%) Apple iOS
16 6 (0.56%) HPUX
16 6 (0.56%) Windows 2000 Server
17 5 (0.47%) Windows Vista
17 5 (0.47%) Mac OS X
18 4 (0.37%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 146 (13.58%) ITIL
2 131 (12.19%) Business Intelligence
3 97 (9.02%) MVC
4 95 (8.84%) Agile Software Development
5 87 (8.09%) Project Management
5 87 (8.09%) Scrum
6 80 (7.44%) OO
7 72 (6.70%) E-Commerce
8 64 (5.95%) Migration
9 63 (5.86%) TDD
9 63 (5.86%) ERP
10 58 (5.40%) Unit Testing
11 52 (4.84%) ETL
12 47 (4.37%) Performance Tuning
12 47 (4.37%) Software Engineering
13 46 (4.28%) SOA
14 44 (4.09%) Stakeholder Management
15 43 (4.00%) Release Management
15 43 (4.00%) Workflow
15 43 (4.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 524 (48.74%) SQL
2 285 (26.51%) Java
3 170 (15.81%) C#
4 146 (13.58%) PL/SQL
5 135 (12.56%) JavaScript
6 56 (5.21%) Shell Script
7 55 (5.12%) T-SQL
8 54 (5.02%) PHP
9 52 (4.84%) VB
10 26 (2.42%) Delphi
10 26 (2.42%) Python
11 25 (2.33%) C
12 24 (2.23%) FoxPro (VFP)
13 20 (1.86%) PowerShell
14 18 (1.67%) Perl
15 16 (1.49%) C++
16 15 (1.40%) VB.NET
17 9 (0.84%) XPath
17 9 (0.84%) Korn
17 9 (0.84%) Jython
Qualifications
1 130 (12.09%) Degree
2 82 (7.63%) Security Cleared
3 40 (3.72%) SC Cleared
4 18 (1.67%) ITIL Certification
5 12 (1.12%) ISEB
6 10 (0.93%) ISTQB
7 9 (0.84%) Microsoft Certification
8 7 (0.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 7 (0.65%) MCSA
8 7 (0.65%) HND
9 6 (0.56%) MCP
10 5 (0.47%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 5 (0.47%) MCSE
11 3 (0.28%) MCDST
11 3 (0.28%) NVQ Level 3
11 3 (0.28%) Citrix Certification
12 2 (0.19%) CISA
12 2 (0.19%) ACCA
12 2 (0.19%) CISSP
12 2 (0.19%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (4.65%) QA
2 43 (4.00%) SLA
3 31 (2.88%) Data Quality
4 5 (0.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 5 (0.47%) ISO 9000
4 5 (0.47%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.28%) HL7
6 2 (0.19%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.093%) GxP
System Software
1 50 (4.65%) Oracle RAC
2 37 (3.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 37 (3.44%) Oracle RMAN
3 27 (2.51%) Active Directory
4 13 (1.21%) vSphere
5 9 (0.84%) VMware ESX
6 7 (0.65%) Hyper-V
7 5 (0.47%) KVM
7 5 (0.47%) PowerHA
7 5 (0.47%) MetaFrame
8 3 (0.28%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (0.19%) VMware Workstation
9 2 (0.19%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
9 2 (0.19%) vCloud
9 2 (0.19%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 2 (0.19%) VMware Server
10 1 (0.093%) Docker
10 1 (0.093%) RHEV
10 1 (0.093%) VirtualBox
10 1 (0.093%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 42 (3.91%) Data Guard
2 22 (2.05%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 16 (1.49%) Tivoli
4 14 (1.30%) Oracle EDQ
5 9 (0.84%) SCCM
6 8 (0.74%) OpenView
7 7 (0.65%) Nagios
8 6 (0.56%) HP Quality Center
9 5 (0.47%) Opscode Chef
9 5 (0.47%) Puppet
9 5 (0.47%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 4 (0.37%) Norton AntiVirus
10 4 (0.37%) Cacti
11 3 (0.28%) SCOM
11 3 (0.28%) NetBackup
12 2 (0.19%) Backup Exec
12 2 (0.19%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 2 (0.19%) OpenNMS
12 2 (0.19%) HP SIM
12 2 (0.19%) WSUS
Vendors
1 168 (15.63%) Microsoft
2 84 (7.81%) IBM
3 58 (5.40%) VMware
4 49 (4.56%) HP
5 47 (4.37%) SAP
6 38 (3.53%) Sybase
7 33 (3.07%) Red Hat
8 32 (2.98%) Business Objects
8 32 (2.98%) Remedy
9 31 (2.88%) Hyperion
10 29 (2.70%) Citrix
11 24 (2.23%) Aquila
11 24 (2.23%) Cisco
12 23 (2.14%) Fujitsu
13 22 (2.05%) EMC
14 21 (1.95%) JBoss
15 19 (1.77%) Informatica
16 14 (1.30%) PeopleSoft
16 14 (1.30%) Symantec
17 13 (1.21%) NetApp
Altrincham, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £52000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Lancashire
Sanderson
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
NES Global Talent
Salary: £40000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bury, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £27000 - £31000 per annum + bens
Posted: 9 hours ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + excellent bonus + bens
Posted: 9 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, Flexible Bonus
Posted: 14 hours ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + package/bonus/pension
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £25,000-£35,000
Posted: Yesterday
Bury, Lancashire
Robert Walters
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £48000 - £50000 per annum + including bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wigan, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Robert Walters
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Spring Technology
Salary: £28000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum + generous bonus + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago