The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the North West region.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within the Oracle Corporation.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle
Rank 22 17 18
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +1
Permanent jobs citing Oracle 649 828 709
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 9.03% 11.28% 9.94%
As % of the Vendors category 20.18% 23.75% 21.67%
Number of salaries quoted 523 654 614
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £27,950
10% offered a salary of more than £62,200 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -
Vendors Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
3216 3486 3272
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 44.77% 47.49% 45.88%
Number of salaries quoted 2552 2847 2869
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £56,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Oracle
England

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -6 383 £41,000 +2.50% 53
Cheshire -4 128 £40,000 +6.66% 24
Merseyside -3 82 £40,000 - 4
Lancashire +12 41 £32,603 +6.89% 7
Cumbria +2 3 £35,000 +40.00% 4
Oracle
England

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 630 (48.76%) SQL
2 433 (33.51%) Java
3 392 (30.34%) Oracle Database
4 359 (27.79%) Finance
5 326 (25.23%) SQL Server
6 251 (19.43%) UNIX
7 229 (17.72%) PL/SQL
8 226 (17.49%) J2EE
9 209 (16.18%) Linux
10 201 (15.56%) .NET
11 187 (14.47%) Windows
12 182 (14.09%) Oracle Database 11g
13 168 (13.00%) Oracle EBS
13 168 (13.00%) MySQL
14 163 (12.62%) C#
14 163 (12.62%) OO
15 161 (12.46%) Relational Database
16 159 (12.31%) MVC
17 155 (12.00%) Microsoft
18 153 (11.84%) Degree
19 151 (11.69%) HTML
20 146 (11.30%) JavaScript
21 141 (10.91%) Agile Software Development
22 137 (10.60%) Oracle Database 10g
23 136 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
24 131 (10.14%) WebLogic
24 131 (10.14%) ITIL
24 131 (10.14%) Scrum
25 127 (9.83%) Retail
26 121 (9.37%) Web Services

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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
1 131 (10.14%) WebLogic
2 66 (5.11%) WebSphere
3 64 (4.95%) Tomcat
4 36 (2.79%) Apache
5 29 (2.24%) IIS
6 26 (2.01%) WebSphere Application Server
6 26 (2.01%) Oracle Workflow
7 24 (1.86%) SAS
8 16 (1.24%) WebSphere Process Server
8 16 (1.24%) GlassFish
8 16 (1.24%) WebLogic Portal
8 16 (1.24%) WebLogic Integration
9 15 (1.16%) Oracle Application Server
10 14 (1.08%) CMS
11 13 (1.01%) Oracle 10gAS
12 12 (0.93%) SharePoint
13 11 (0.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 10 (0.77%) Liferay
15 9 (0.70%) Oracle Service Bus
16 8 (0.62%) AquaLogic
Applications
1 79 (6.11%) MS Excel
2 30 (2.32%) MS Office
3 21 (1.63%) MS PowerPoint
4 10 (0.77%) FastStats
5 6 (0.46%) Adobe Illustrator
5 6 (0.46%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.15%) InfoPath
6 2 (0.15%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.077%) MS Project
7 1 (0.077%) SPSS
7 1 (0.077%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.077%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 168 (13.00%) Oracle EBS
2 120 (9.29%) Oracle EBS R12
3 77 (5.96%) Oracle Financials
4 74 (5.73%) Oracle Applications
5 43 (3.33%) Oracle General Ledger
6 42 (3.25%) Oracle Payables
6 42 (3.25%) Oracle 11i
7 40 (3.10%) Oracle Receivables
8 38 (2.94%) Oracle Assets
9 37 (2.86%) Oracle Cash Management
10 36 (2.79%) Oracle E-Business Tax
11 34 (2.63%) Oracle iProcurement
12 24 (1.86%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
13 23 (1.78%) Oracle Internet Expenses
14 22 (1.70%) Oracle BPM
15 17 (1.32%) Dynamics CRM
16 14 (1.08%) HFM
17 11 (0.85%) Oracle CRM
17 11 (0.85%) SAP xMII
18 10 (0.77%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 7 (0.54%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (0.39%) Office 365
2 5 (0.39%) SaaS
3 1 (0.077%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (0.077%) IaaS
3 1 (0.077%) Route 53
3 1 (0.077%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.077%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (0.077%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.077%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.077%) PaaS
3 1 (0.077%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 29 (2.24%) SAN
2 19 (1.47%) Firewall
3 16 (1.24%) TCP/IP
4 10 (0.77%) WAN
5 9 (0.70%) Intranet
5 9 (0.70%) Internet
6 8 (0.62%) LAN
6 8 (0.62%) VPN
7 6 (0.46%) Network Security
8 5 (0.39%) DNS
9 4 (0.31%) NAS
9 4 (0.31%) LDAP
10 2 (0.15%) DHCP
10 2 (0.15%) UMTS
10 2 (0.15%) GPRS
10 2 (0.15%) Structured Cabling
11 1 (0.077%) HTTP
11 1 (0.077%) Cisco PIX
11 1 (0.077%) NFC
11 1 (0.077%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 392 (30.34%) Oracle Database
2 326 (25.23%) SQL Server
3 182 (14.09%) Oracle Database 11g
4 168 (13.00%) MySQL
5 161 (12.46%) Relational Database
6 137 (10.60%) Oracle Database 10g
7 113 (8.75%) DB2
8 91 (7.04%) Oracle Reports
9 71 (5.50%) Data Warehouse
9 71 (5.50%) RDBMS
9 71 (5.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 69 (5.34%) Oracle BI EE
11 65 (5.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 46 (3.56%) Essbase
13 45 (3.48%) Oracle Discoverer
14 39 (3.02%) Oracle9i Database
15 33 (2.55%) Oracle Exadata
16 30 (2.32%) SQL Server 2005
17 29 (2.24%) SQL Server 2008
18 25 (1.93%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 84 (6.50%) JUnit
2 71 (5.50%) Eclipse
3 56 (4.33%) Ant
4 49 (3.79%) Oracle Forms
5 48 (3.72%) Selenium
6 43 (3.33%) Jenkins
7 42 (3.25%) Subversion
8 38 (2.94%) Maven
8 38 (2.94%) Git (software)
9 29 (2.24%) JIRA
10 25 (1.93%) NUnit
11 24 (1.86%) Visual Studio
12 23 (1.78%) Hudson
13 20 (1.55%) JMeter
13 20 (1.55%) Toad
14 18 (1.39%) Team Foundation Server
15 14 (1.08%) Gerrit
15 14 (1.08%) Mockito
15 14 (1.08%) NetBeans
15 14 (1.08%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 359 (27.79%) Finance
2 127 (9.83%) Retail
3 64 (4.95%) Telecoms
4 39 (3.02%) Banking
5 23 (1.78%) Billing
6 16 (1.24%) Manufacturing
7 15 (1.16%) Marketing
8 14 (1.08%) General Ledger
9 13 (1.01%) Advertising
10 12 (0.93%) Pharmaceutical
11 8 (0.62%) Multimedia
11 8 (0.62%) Local Government
12 6 (0.46%) Financial Institution
13 4 (0.31%) Automotive
13 4 (0.31%) Legal
14 3 (0.23%) Back Office
15 2 (0.15%) Corporate Banking
15 2 (0.15%) Electronics
15 2 (0.15%) Aerospace
15 2 (0.15%) Military
Job Titles
1 414 (32.04%) Developer
2 227 (17.57%) Java Developer
3 181 (14.01%) DBA
4 162 (12.54%) Consultant
5 154 (11.92%) Oracle DBA
6 116 (8.98%) Senior Developer
7 108 (8.36%) Architect
8 106 (8.20%) Analyst
8 106 (8.20%) Administrator
9 89 (6.89%) Oracle Consultant
10 76 (5.88%) Senior Java Developer
11 62 (4.80%) Solutions Architect
12 50 (3.87%) Applications Support
13 49 (3.79%) C# Developer
14 47 (3.64%) Software Developer
15 46 (3.56%) Java/J2EE Developer
16 44 (3.41%) Team Leader
17 42 (3.25%) Oracle Developer
18 40 (3.10%) .NET Developer
19 39 (3.02%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 226 (17.49%) J2EE
2 201 (15.56%) .NET
3 151 (11.69%) HTML
4 121 (9.37%) Web Services
5 118 (9.13%) Spring
5 118 (9.13%) XML
6 112 (8.67%) Middleware
7 109 (8.44%) Hibernate
8 105 (8.13%) Java EE
9 93 (7.20%) jQuery
10 86 (6.66%) ASP.NET
11 79 (6.11%) Ajax
12 74 (5.73%) Servlets
13 64 (4.95%) EJB
14 62 (4.80%) CSS
15 59 (4.57%) JSP
16 48 (3.72%) Struts
16 48 (3.72%) Oracle Fusion
17 46 (3.56%) WPF
18 45 (3.48%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 43 (3.33%) Computer Science
2 30 (2.32%) Clustering
3 29 (2.24%) Enterprise Software
4 28 (2.17%) Data Integration
5 27 (2.09%) Management Information System
5 27 (2.09%) Open Source
6 23 (1.78%) Oracle Exalytics
7 19 (1.47%) AS400
8 18 (1.39%) Mainframe
9 17 (1.32%) Inversion of Control
10 15 (1.16%) Replication
11 14 (1.08%) Mobile App
12 12 (0.93%) Data Conversion
13 11 (0.85%) NHS
14 10 (0.77%) IBM Mainframe
14 10 (0.77%) Client/Server
15 9 (0.70%) Telematics
15 9 (0.70%) Visualisation
15 9 (0.70%) Life Science
15 9 (0.70%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 251 (19.43%) UNIX
2 209 (16.18%) Linux
3 187 (14.47%) Windows
4 52 (4.02%) Solaris
5 37 (2.86%) AIX
6 30 (2.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 30 (2.32%) Windows Server 2003
7 22 (1.70%) Windows Server 2008
8 20 (1.55%) Oracle Linux
9 15 (1.16%) Android
10 13 (1.01%) SUSE
11 12 (0.93%) HPUX
12 9 (0.70%) Windows 7
13 8 (0.62%) Apple iOS
13 8 (0.62%) Windows XP
14 6 (0.46%) Windows 2000 Server
15 5 (0.39%) Windows 8
15 5 (0.39%) Windows Vista
16 4 (0.31%) Tru64
16 4 (0.31%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 163 (12.62%) OO
2 159 (12.31%) MVC
3 141 (10.91%) Agile Software Development
4 136 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
5 131 (10.14%) ITIL
5 131 (10.14%) Scrum
6 108 (8.36%) Project Management
6 108 (8.36%) SOA
7 103 (7.97%) TDD
8 97 (7.51%) Performance Tuning
9 94 (7.28%) ETL
10 90 (6.97%) E-Commerce
11 73 (5.65%) Migration
12 70 (5.42%) ERP
13 61 (4.72%) Software Engineering
14 60 (4.64%) Unit Testing
15 58 (4.49%) OOD
16 56 (4.33%) UML
17 51 (3.95%) CRM
17 51 (3.95%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 630 (48.76%) SQL
2 433 (33.51%) Java
3 229 (17.72%) PL/SQL
4 163 (12.62%) C#
5 146 (11.30%) JavaScript
6 81 (6.27%) Shell Script
7 64 (4.95%) T-SQL
8 58 (4.49%) PHP
9 29 (2.24%) VB.NET
10 26 (2.01%) VB
11 24 (1.86%) Python
12 22 (1.70%) C++
13 21 (1.63%) C
14 20 (1.55%) XPath
15 17 (1.32%) Perl
16 12 (0.93%) Jython
17 7 (0.54%) VBA
17 7 (0.54%) JCL
17 7 (0.54%) XAML
18 6 (0.46%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 153 (11.84%) Degree
2 58 (4.49%) Security Cleared
3 37 (2.86%) SC Cleared
4 24 (1.86%) HND
5 19 (1.47%) ISEB
6 16 (1.24%) ITIL Certification
7 14 (1.08%) Oracle Certification
8 9 (0.70%) OCP
9 7 (0.54%) MCSA
9 7 (0.54%) Microsoft Certification
9 7 (0.54%) ISTQB
10 6 (0.46%) CISA
10 6 (0.46%) CISM
10 6 (0.46%) CISSP
10 6 (0.46%) HNC
11 5 (0.39%) MCSE
11 5 (0.39%) MCP
12 4 (0.31%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 3 (0.23%) RHCE
13 3 (0.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (2.63%) SLA
1 34 (2.63%) QA
2 14 (1.08%) PCI DSS
3 8 (0.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (0.46%) ISO 9001
5 5 (0.39%) ISO 9000
6 4 (0.31%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.077%) GxP
7 1 (0.077%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 96 (7.43%) Oracle RMAN
2 89 (6.89%) Oracle RAC
3 43 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (0.85%) Active Directory
5 10 (0.77%) vSphere
6 8 (0.62%) Hyper-V
7 6 (0.46%) VMware Workstation
8 5 (0.39%) MetaFrame
9 4 (0.31%) PowerHA
10 2 (0.15%) VMware Server
10 2 (0.15%) KVM
11 1 (0.077%) VMware ESX
11 1 (0.077%) Samba
11 1 (0.077%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 1 (0.077%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (0.077%) Xen
Systems Management
1 65 (5.03%) Data Guard
2 41 (3.17%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 17 (1.32%) Tivoli
4 8 (0.62%) NetBackup
4 8 (0.62%) Nagios
5 6 (0.46%) OpenView
6 5 (0.39%) Oracle Statspack
7 4 (0.31%) HP Quality Center
7 4 (0.31%) Cacti
8 3 (0.23%) Opscode Chef
8 3 (0.23%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 3 (0.23%) Norton AntiVirus
8 3 (0.23%) Puppet
9 2 (0.15%) Red Hat Satellite
9 2 (0.15%) Red Hat Spacewalk
9 2 (0.15%) Backup Exec
10 1 (0.077%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 1 (0.077%) OVSD
10 1 (0.077%) Oracle Identity Management
10 1 (0.077%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 155 (12.00%) Microsoft
2 62 (4.80%) VMware
2 62 (4.80%) SAP
2 62 (4.80%) IBM
3 61 (4.72%) Sybase
4 60 (4.64%) Hyperion
5 44 (3.41%) Fujitsu
6 43 (3.33%) HP
7 41 (3.17%) Informatica
8 39 (3.02%) Red Hat
9 35 (2.71%) Business Objects
10 32 (2.48%) WSO2
11 31 (2.40%) Hitachi
12 28 (2.17%) JBoss
12 28 (2.17%) Teradata
13 24 (1.86%) Citrix
14 23 (1.78%) Cisco
14 23 (1.78%) Siebel
15 21 (1.63%) EMC
16 20 (1.55%) Symantec
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