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 23 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle
Rank 26 19 17
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -2
Permanent jobs citing Oracle 535 731 827
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 7.25% 10.76% 11.20%
As % of the Vendors category 16.05% 23.66% 22.16%
Number of salaries quoted 426 607 740
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,797 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
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
3333 3089 3732
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 45.14% 45.48% 50.54%
Number of salaries quoted 2643 2617 3195
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 £24,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £58,700
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

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 23 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 23 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 -15 255 £45,000 - 51
Cheshire -8 168 £42,500 +6.25% 30
Merseyside -14 41 £42,500 -5.55% 7
Lancashire -10 36 £35,000 -14.11% 7
Cumbria +7 7 £37,500 - 1
Oracle
England

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 23 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 (46.41%) SQL
2 333 (30.25%) Finance
3 312 (28.34%) SQL Server
4 279 (25.34%) Java
5 259 (23.52%) Oracle Database
6 216 (19.62%) Linux
7 215 (19.53%) UNIX
8 200 (18.17%) Windows
9 181 (16.44%) .NET
10 175 (15.89%) ITIL
11 168 (15.26%) Agile Software Development
12 163 (14.80%) Microsoft
13 155 (14.08%) C#
14 147 (13.35%) Relational Database
15 145 (13.17%) Oracle Database 11g
16 138 (12.53%) Business Intelligence
17 137 (12.44%) PL/SQL
17 137 (12.44%) Degree
18 133 (12.08%) JavaScript
19 132 (11.99%) HTML
20 124 (11.26%) Web Services
21 118 (10.72%) XML
22 116 (10.54%) J2EE
23 111 (10.08%) MySQL
24 106 (9.63%) Oracle Reports
24 106 (9.63%) MS Excel
25 97 (8.81%) Oracle EBS
26 93 (8.45%) Retail
27 92 (8.36%) Analytical Skills
28 90 (8.17%) MVC

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 23 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 84 (7.63%) WebLogic
2 61 (5.54%) WebSphere
3 42 (3.81%) Tomcat
4 41 (3.72%) Apache
5 27 (2.45%) Oracle Workflow
6 25 (2.27%) FileNet
6 25 (2.27%) IIS
7 23 (2.09%) SharePoint
8 20 (1.82%) WebSphere Application Server
9 19 (1.73%) SAS
10 17 (1.54%) MS Exchange
11 15 (1.36%) CMS
12 14 (1.27%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 14 (1.27%) Oracle Service Bus
13 12 (1.09%) ColdFusion
13 12 (1.09%) IBM HTTP Server
14 10 (0.91%) Confluence
15 9 (0.82%) Liferay
15 9 (0.82%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 9 (0.82%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 106 (9.63%) MS Excel
2 39 (3.54%) MS Office
3 19 (1.73%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (0.82%) FastStats
5 8 (0.73%) Photoshop
6 5 (0.45%) SPSS
7 2 (0.18%) MS Project
7 2 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.091%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.091%) Stata
8 1 (0.091%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 97 (8.81%) Oracle EBS
2 83 (7.54%) Oracle EBS R12
3 66 (5.99%) Oracle Financials
4 51 (4.63%) Oracle Applications
5 49 (4.45%) Oracle Payables
6 48 (4.36%) Oracle General Ledger
7 47 (4.27%) Oracle iProcurement
8 44 (4.00%) Oracle Receivables
9 43 (3.91%) Oracle Assets
10 42 (3.81%) Oracle Cash Management
11 41 (3.72%) HFM
12 32 (2.91%) Oracle E-Business Tax
13 29 (2.63%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
14 27 (2.45%) Oracle 11i
15 21 (1.91%) Oracle ERP
16 20 (1.82%) Oracle Internet Expenses
17 17 (1.54%) Hyperion Planning
18 11 (1.00%) Dynamics CRM
19 9 (0.82%) Magento
20 8 (0.73%) Oracle Payroll
Cloud Services
1 10 (0.91%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (0.54%) SaaS
3 4 (0.36%) PaaS
3 4 (0.36%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (0.27%) Amazon S3
4 3 (0.27%) IaaS
4 3 (0.27%) Amazon ELB
5 2 (0.18%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.18%) Office 365
6 1 (0.091%) Route 53
6 1 (0.091%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.091%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (2.45%) HTTP
2 24 (2.18%) Firewall
3 19 (1.73%) Internet
3 19 (1.73%) SAN
4 12 (1.09%) DNS
5 9 (0.82%) Intranet
5 9 (0.82%) DHCP
5 9 (0.82%) NAS
6 8 (0.73%) LAN
6 8 (0.73%) WAN
7 7 (0.64%) TCP/IP
7 7 (0.64%) LDAP
8 6 (0.54%) VPN
8 6 (0.54%) AMQP
8 6 (0.54%) VLAN
9 5 (0.45%) iSCSI
9 5 (0.45%) FTP
9 5 (0.45%) Wi-Fi
9 5 (0.45%) SSL
10 4 (0.36%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 312 (28.34%) SQL Server
2 259 (23.52%) Oracle Database
3 147 (13.35%) Relational Database
4 145 (13.17%) Oracle Database 11g
5 111 (10.08%) MySQL
6 106 (9.63%) Oracle Reports
7 86 (7.81%) Oracle Database 10g
8 66 (5.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 65 (5.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 64 (5.81%) Data Warehouse
11 60 (5.45%) DB2
12 47 (4.27%) RDBMS
13 43 (3.91%) Oracle9i Database
14 41 (3.72%) Oracle BI Publisher
15 39 (3.54%) Oracle Database 12c
16 38 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
17 36 (3.27%) Oracle BI EE
18 27 (2.45%) SQL Server 2005
19 25 (2.27%) Hadoop
20 23 (2.09%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 58 (5.27%) Eclipse
2 48 (4.36%) JUnit
3 38 (3.45%) Oracle Forms
3 38 (3.45%) JIRA
4 33 (3.00%) Selenium
5 29 (2.63%) Visual Studio
6 26 (2.36%) Ant
7 25 (2.27%) Git (software)
8 24 (2.18%) Jenkins
9 23 (2.09%) Toad
10 21 (1.91%) Maven
11 18 (1.63%) Subversion
12 15 (1.36%) PowerBuilder
13 14 (1.27%) ProC
13 14 (1.27%) Cucumber
14 13 (1.18%) Oracle APEX
14 13 (1.18%) Talend Open Studio
15 12 (1.09%) Team Foundation Server
16 11 (1.00%) Mockito
17 10 (0.91%) LoadRunner
General
1 333 (30.25%) Finance
2 93 (8.45%) Retail
3 52 (4.72%) Banking
4 32 (2.91%) General Ledger
4 32 (2.91%) Telecoms
5 21 (1.91%) Billing
6 18 (1.63%) Manufacturing
6 18 (1.63%) Marketing
7 15 (1.36%) Games
8 12 (1.09%) Pharmaceutical
9 11 (1.00%) Back Office
10 8 (0.73%) Advertising
11 7 (0.64%) Financial Institution
11 7 (0.64%) Multimedia
11 7 (0.64%) French Language
11 7 (0.64%) Spanish Language
12 5 (0.45%) Corporate Banking
12 5 (0.45%) Aerospace
13 3 (0.27%) Publishing
14 2 (0.18%) Legal
Job Titles
1 329 (29.88%) Developer
2 161 (14.62%) Analyst
3 140 (12.72%) Consultant
4 115 (10.45%) DBA
5 102 (9.26%) Java Developer
6 84 (7.63%) Oracle DBA
7 79 (7.18%) Oracle Consultant
8 65 (5.90%) Applications Support
9 57 (5.18%) Senior Developer
10 53 (4.81%) Oracle Developer
11 49 (4.45%) Administrator
12 46 (4.18%) Support Analyst
13 45 (4.09%) Architect
14 42 (3.81%) C# Developer
15 40 (3.63%) .NET Developer
16 36 (3.27%) Functional Consultant
16 36 (3.27%) Oracle Functional Consultant
17 32 (2.91%) Java/J2EE Developer
17 32 (2.91%) Software Developer
18 31 (2.82%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 181 (16.44%) .NET
2 132 (11.99%) HTML
3 124 (11.26%) Web Services
4 118 (10.72%) XML
5 116 (10.54%) J2EE
6 85 (7.72%) ASP.NET
7 78 (7.08%) CSS
8 71 (6.45%) SOAP
9 66 (5.99%) jQuery
10 57 (5.18%) Middleware
11 51 (4.63%) Java EE
12 50 (4.54%) WCF
13 48 (4.36%) Spring
14 45 (4.09%) Servlets
15 44 (4.00%) Hibernate
15 44 (4.00%) .NET Framework
16 38 (3.45%) WPF
17 36 (3.27%) JDBC
18 31 (2.82%) REST
19 30 (2.72%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 92 (8.36%) Analytical Skills
2 64 (5.81%) Management Information System
3 47 (4.27%) Computer Science
4 26 (2.36%) Enterprise Software
4 26 (2.36%) Data Integration
5 22 (2.00%) N-Tier
6 20 (1.82%) Open Source
7 10 (0.91%) Client/Server
7 10 (0.91%) Mathematics
8 9 (0.82%) Physics
8 9 (0.82%) Replication
8 9 (0.82%) Online Games
9 8 (0.73%) Life Science
9 8 (0.73%) Clustering
10 6 (0.54%) HACMP
10 6 (0.54%) Graphic Design
10 6 (0.54%) Digital Media
10 6 (0.54%) FlexPod
11 5 (0.45%) Mobile App
11 5 (0.45%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 216 (19.62%) Linux
2 215 (19.53%) UNIX
3 200 (18.17%) Windows
4 46 (4.18%) Windows Server 2008
5 39 (3.54%) Windows Server 2003
6 35 (3.18%) AIX
7 30 (2.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 25 (2.27%) Solaris
9 16 (1.45%) Windows Server 2012
10 15 (1.36%) Windows 7
11 10 (0.91%) Android
11 10 (0.91%) SUSE
12 9 (0.82%) Windows XP
13 8 (0.73%) HPUX
13 8 (0.73%) Apple iOS
14 7 (0.64%) Windows 8
15 6 (0.54%) OS/400
15 6 (0.54%) Mac OS X
15 6 (0.54%) zOS
16 5 (0.45%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 175 (15.89%) ITIL
2 168 (15.26%) Agile Software Development
3 138 (12.53%) Business Intelligence
4 90 (8.17%) MVC
5 85 (7.72%) Scrum
6 83 (7.54%) Project Management
7 73 (6.63%) E-Commerce
8 70 (6.36%) ERP
9 66 (5.99%) Mentoring
10 65 (5.90%) Performance Tuning
11 64 (5.81%) OO
11 64 (5.81%) Migration
12 58 (5.27%) ETL
13 56 (5.09%) TDD
14 55 (5.00%) Service Delivery
15 52 (4.72%) Unit Testing
16 49 (4.45%) SOA
17 48 (4.36%) Software Engineering
18 47 (4.27%) Stakeholder Management
19 46 (4.18%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 511 (46.41%) SQL
2 279 (25.34%) Java
3 155 (14.08%) C#
4 137 (12.44%) PL/SQL
5 133 (12.08%) JavaScript
6 58 (5.27%) T-SQL
7 51 (4.63%) VB
7 51 (4.63%) Shell Script
8 47 (4.27%) PHP
9 25 (2.27%) Delphi
10 24 (2.18%) FoxPro (VFP)
11 21 (1.91%) Python
11 21 (1.91%) C
12 18 (1.63%) PowerShell
13 15 (1.36%) Perl
14 12 (1.09%) C++
15 11 (1.00%) VB.NET
16 9 (0.82%) Korn
17 6 (0.54%) Scala
18 5 (0.45%) Jython
Qualifications
1 137 (12.44%) Degree
2 86 (7.81%) Security Cleared
3 42 (3.81%) SC Cleared
4 19 (1.73%) ITIL Certification
5 15 (1.36%) ISEB
6 13 (1.18%) ISTQB
7 7 (0.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 7 (0.64%) HND
8 6 (0.54%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (0.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 4 (0.36%) MCSA
11 3 (0.27%) MCDST
11 3 (0.27%) NVQ Level 3
11 3 (0.27%) Citrix Certification
11 3 (0.27%) MCP
11 3 (0.27%) Oracle Certification
12 2 (0.18%) ACCA
12 2 (0.18%) CISA
12 2 (0.18%) MCSE
12 2 (0.18%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (5.18%) QA
2 54 (4.90%) SLA
3 32 (2.91%) Data Quality
4 7 (0.64%) ISO 9000
5 5 (0.45%) ISO 9001
5 5 (0.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.27%) HL7
7 2 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.091%) GxP
System Software
1 49 (4.45%) Oracle RMAN
2 41 (3.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 37 (3.36%) Oracle RAC
4 25 (2.27%) Active Directory
5 12 (1.09%) Hyper-V
5 12 (1.09%) vSphere
6 11 (1.00%) VMware ESX
7 7 (0.64%) KVM
8 6 (0.54%) PowerHA
9 5 (0.45%) VMware ESXi
9 5 (0.45%) MetaFrame
10 4 (0.36%) vCloud
11 2 (0.18%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
11 2 (0.18%) VMware Workstation
11 2 (0.18%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 1 (0.091%) VMware Server
12 1 (0.091%) Docker
12 1 (0.091%) RHEV
12 1 (0.091%) VirtualBox
12 1 (0.091%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 55 (5.00%) Data Guard
2 22 (2.00%) Foglight
3 16 (1.45%) Tivoli
3 16 (1.45%) Oracle EDQ
4 15 (1.36%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 9 (0.82%) SCCM
6 8 (0.73%) OpenView
7 7 (0.64%) HP Quality Center
8 5 (0.45%) SCOM
8 5 (0.45%) Nagios
8 5 (0.45%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 5 (0.45%) Opscode Chef
8 5 (0.45%) Puppet
9 4 (0.36%) OpenNMS
10 2 (0.18%) FortiGate
10 2 (0.18%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 2 (0.18%) Norton AntiVirus
10 2 (0.18%) NetBackup
10 2 (0.18%) WSUS
10 2 (0.18%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 163 (14.80%) Microsoft
2 82 (7.45%) IBM
3 58 (5.27%) VMware
4 54 (4.90%) HP
5 50 (4.54%) SAP
6 41 (3.72%) Sybase
7 40 (3.63%) Red Hat
8 32 (2.91%) Remedy
9 30 (2.72%) Citrix
9 30 (2.72%) Hyperion
9 30 (2.72%) Business Objects
10 26 (2.36%) Informatica
11 24 (2.18%) Teradata
11 24 (2.18%) Aquila
12 22 (2.00%) Fujitsu
12 22 (2.00%) Imperva
12 22 (2.00%) Cisco
12 22 (2.00%) JBoss
12 22 (2.00%) EMC
13 18 (1.63%) Cognos
Greater Manchester
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £50,000 - £60,000 PA depending on experience
Posted: 7 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum plus attractive benefits, 30 days ho
Posted: 9 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 35,000 + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Cheshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £37000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Preston, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £25,000-£35,000 PA, depending on experience
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
Net Talent
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Lancashire
Sanderson
Salary: £28000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Wigan, Lancashire
Sanderson
Salary: £22000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Wigan, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Lancashire
Spring Technology
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Knutsford, Cheshire
TribePost.co.uk
Salary: £Competitive + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Robert Half Management Resources
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + + Bonus + Share options
Posted: 3 days ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago