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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle
Rank 29 20 16
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -4
Permanent jobs citing Oracle 509 704 811
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 7.15% 9.70% 10.84%
As % of the Vendors category 16.09% 21.67% 21.40%
Number of salaries quoted 424 571 698
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Vendors Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
3164 3249 3789
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 44.46% 44.76% 50.63%
Number of salaries quoted 2519 2758 3286
Average salary £36,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £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 25 July 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 25 July 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 -11 246 £42,500 +6.25% 47
Cheshire -9 138 £40,000 - 19
Merseyside -15 49 £39,250 -12.77% 13
Lancashire +11 43 £36,000 -10.00% 10
Cumbria - 5 £33,314 - 7
Oracle
England

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 554 (48.34%) SQL
2 313 (27.31%) SQL Server
3 310 (27.05%) Java
4 306 (26.70%) Oracle Database
5 305 (26.61%) Finance
6 223 (19.46%) UNIX
7 207 (18.06%) .NET
8 205 (17.89%) Windows
9 194 (16.93%) Linux
10 184 (16.06%) C#
11 173 (15.10%) Microsoft
12 160 (13.96%) PL/SQL
13 157 (13.70%) JavaScript
13 157 (13.70%) Relational Database
14 153 (13.35%) HTML
15 152 (13.26%) J2EE
16 145 (12.65%) ITIL
17 142 (12.39%) Degree
17 142 (12.39%) Oracle Database 11g
18 134 (11.69%) MySQL
19 133 (11.61%) Business Intelligence
20 114 (9.95%) Oracle Reports
21 111 (9.69%) Web Services
22 110 (9.60%) MS Excel
22 110 (9.60%) Oracle EBS
23 109 (9.51%) XML
24 107 (9.34%) MVC
25 103 (8.99%) OO
26 102 (8.90%) Project Management
26 102 (8.90%) Scrum

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 89 (7.77%) WebLogic
2 64 (5.58%) WebSphere
3 46 (4.01%) Tomcat
4 31 (2.71%) Oracle Workflow
5 27 (2.36%) Apache
6 25 (2.18%) FileNet
7 23 (2.01%) IIS
7 23 (2.01%) SAS
8 19 (1.66%) WebSphere Application Server
9 16 (1.40%) SharePoint
10 15 (1.31%) Liferay
11 13 (1.13%) CMS
12 12 (1.05%) MS Exchange
13 11 (0.96%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 11 (0.96%) GlassFish
14 10 (0.87%) Oracle Application Server
15 9 (0.79%) IBM HTTP Server
15 9 (0.79%) Confluence
16 7 (0.61%) Oracle 10gAS
17 6 (0.52%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 110 (9.60%) MS Excel
2 44 (3.84%) MS Office
3 25 (2.18%) MS PowerPoint
4 15 (1.31%) FastStats
5 12 (1.05%) Photoshop
6 6 (0.52%) Adobe Illustrator
7 3 (0.26%) SPSS
7 3 (0.26%) InfoPath
7 3 (0.26%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.087%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 110 (9.60%) Oracle EBS
2 89 (7.77%) Oracle EBS R12
3 75 (6.54%) Oracle Applications
4 74 (6.46%) Oracle Financials
5 50 (4.36%) Oracle iProcurement
6 47 (4.10%) Oracle General Ledger
7 45 (3.93%) Oracle Payables
8 44 (3.84%) Oracle Cash Management
9 41 (3.58%) Oracle Receivables
10 40 (3.49%) Oracle Assets
10 40 (3.49%) HFM
11 35 (3.05%) Oracle 11i
11 35 (3.05%) Oracle E-Business Tax
12 29 (2.53%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
13 24 (2.09%) Oracle Internet Expenses
14 19 (1.66%) Hyperion Planning
15 15 (1.31%) Magento
16 14 (1.22%) Dynamics CRM
17 11 (0.96%) Oracle ERP
17 11 (0.96%) Oracle Payroll
Cloud Services
1 7 (0.61%) SaaS
2 5 (0.44%) Office 365
3 3 (0.26%) PaaS
4 2 (0.17%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.17%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.17%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.17%) IaaS
5 1 (0.087%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (0.087%) Taleo
5 1 (0.087%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.087%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (0.087%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 25 (2.18%) Firewall
2 20 (1.75%) SAN
3 17 (1.48%) HTTP
4 16 (1.40%) Internet
5 12 (1.05%) DNS
6 11 (0.96%) Intranet
7 9 (0.79%) LDAP
7 9 (0.79%) DHCP
8 8 (0.70%) TCP/IP
9 7 (0.61%) VPN
10 6 (0.52%) VLAN
10 6 (0.52%) AMQP
11 5 (0.44%) Wi-Fi
11 5 (0.44%) SSL
12 4 (0.35%) LAN
12 4 (0.35%) WAN
13 3 (0.26%) NAS
14 2 (0.17%) Structured Cabling
15 1 (0.087%) FTP
15 1 (0.087%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 313 (27.31%) SQL Server
2 306 (26.70%) Oracle Database
3 157 (13.70%) Relational Database
4 142 (12.39%) Oracle Database 11g
5 134 (11.69%) MySQL
6 114 (9.95%) Oracle Reports
7 93 (8.12%) Oracle Database 10g
8 66 (5.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 66 (5.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 65 (5.67%) Data Warehouse
10 56 (4.89%) DB2
11 55 (4.80%) RDBMS
12 36 (3.14%) Oracle BI EE
13 33 (2.88%) Oracle BI Publisher
14 28 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
14 28 (2.44%) Oracle9i Database
15 26 (2.27%) Oracle Discoverer
16 22 (1.92%) Essbase
17 21 (1.83%) PostgreSQL
17 21 (1.83%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 62 (5.41%) Eclipse
2 55 (4.80%) JUnit
3 48 (4.19%) Oracle Forms
4 44 (3.84%) Ant
5 40 (3.49%) Subversion
5 40 (3.49%) Jenkins
6 39 (3.40%) Selenium
7 38 (3.32%) JIRA
8 34 (2.97%) Maven
8 34 (2.97%) Git (software)
9 31 (2.71%) Visual Studio
10 25 (2.18%) Toad
11 18 (1.57%) Team Foundation Server
12 15 (1.31%) Hudson
13 14 (1.22%) Mockito
14 12 (1.05%) NUnit
14 12 (1.05%) Oracle APEX
15 11 (0.96%) ProC
16 9 (0.79%) NetBeans
16 9 (0.79%) Mercurial
General
1 305 (26.61%) Finance
2 100 (8.73%) Retail
3 35 (3.05%) Banking
4 28 (2.44%) Telecoms
5 26 (2.27%) General Ledger
6 23 (2.01%) Billing
7 20 (1.75%) Marketing
8 11 (0.96%) Manufacturing
9 10 (0.87%) Advertising
9 10 (0.87%) Pharmaceutical
9 10 (0.87%) Back Office
10 7 (0.61%) Multimedia
11 6 (0.52%) Games
11 6 (0.52%) Financial Institution
12 5 (0.44%) Aerospace
12 5 (0.44%) Corporate Banking
13 3 (0.26%) Automotive
14 2 (0.17%) Electronics
14 2 (0.17%) Military
15 1 (0.087%) Legal
Job Titles
1 345 (30.10%) Developer
2 161 (14.05%) Consultant
3 148 (12.91%) Analyst
4 141 (12.30%) Java Developer
5 127 (11.08%) DBA
6 99 (8.64%) Oracle DBA
7 94 (8.20%) Oracle Consultant
8 76 (6.63%) Senior Developer
9 62 (5.41%) Applications Support
10 61 (5.32%) Architect
11 59 (5.15%) Administrator
12 52 (4.54%) .NET Developer
13 50 (4.36%) C# Developer
14 44 (3.84%) Senior Java Developer
15 41 (3.58%) Oracle Developer
16 39 (3.40%) Functional Consultant
16 39 (3.40%) Support Engineer
16 39 (3.40%) Oracle Functional Consultant
17 38 (3.32%) Java/J2EE Developer
18 36 (3.14%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 207 (18.06%) .NET
2 153 (13.35%) HTML
3 152 (13.26%) J2EE
4 111 (9.69%) Web Services
5 109 (9.51%) XML
6 95 (8.29%) ASP.NET
7 83 (7.24%) CSS
7 83 (7.24%) jQuery
8 76 (6.63%) Spring
9 70 (6.11%) Java EE
10 64 (5.58%) Middleware
11 59 (5.15%) Hibernate
12 53 (4.62%) WCF
12 53 (4.62%) EJB
13 49 (4.28%) SOAP
14 47 (4.10%) Servlets
15 42 (3.66%) WPF
16 41 (3.58%) .NET Framework
17 35 (3.05%) JDBC
18 34 (2.97%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 62 (5.41%) Management Information System
2 43 (3.75%) Computer Science
3 28 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
4 27 (2.36%) Data Integration
5 19 (1.66%) Open Source
5 19 (1.66%) Clustering
6 14 (1.22%) Client/Server
7 12 (1.05%) N-Tier
7 12 (1.05%) Replication
8 9 (0.79%) NHS
8 9 (0.79%) Mathematics
9 8 (0.70%) Physics
9 8 (0.70%) Inversion of Control
9 8 (0.70%) Mobile App
10 7 (0.61%) Visualisation
10 7 (0.61%) Digital Media
10 7 (0.61%) Statistics
10 7 (0.61%) Mainframe
11 6 (0.52%) W3C
11 6 (0.52%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 223 (19.46%) UNIX
2 205 (17.89%) Windows
3 194 (16.93%) Linux
4 34 (2.97%) Windows Server 2003
5 33 (2.88%) Windows Server 2008
6 25 (2.18%) AIX
7 24 (2.09%) Solaris
8 23 (2.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 19 (1.66%) Android
10 13 (1.13%) Windows 7
10 13 (1.13%) Windows Server 2012
11 10 (0.87%) Windows 8
12 8 (0.70%) Apple iOS
13 7 (0.61%) Oracle Linux
13 7 (0.61%) HPUX
13 7 (0.61%) Windows XP
14 6 (0.52%) Windows 2000 Server
15 5 (0.44%) Windows Vista
15 5 (0.44%) Mac OS X
16 3 (0.26%) Tru64
Processes & Methodologies
1 145 (12.65%) ITIL
2 133 (11.61%) Business Intelligence
3 107 (9.34%) MVC
4 103 (8.99%) OO
5 102 (8.90%) Project Management
5 102 (8.90%) Scrum
5 102 (8.90%) Agile Software Development
6 82 (7.16%) E-Commerce
7 71 (6.20%) TDD
8 66 (5.76%) ERP
9 64 (5.58%) ETL
10 62 (5.41%) Migration
10 62 (5.41%) Unit Testing
11 60 (5.24%) Performance Tuning
12 58 (5.06%) Software Engineering
13 54 (4.71%) SOA
14 48 (4.19%) CRM
14 48 (4.19%) Workflow
15 46 (4.01%) Stakeholder Management
16 44 (3.84%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 554 (48.34%) SQL
2 310 (27.05%) Java
3 184 (16.06%) C#
4 160 (13.96%) PL/SQL
5 157 (13.70%) JavaScript
6 73 (6.37%) PHP
7 62 (5.41%) T-SQL
8 59 (5.15%) VB
9 56 (4.89%) Shell Script
10 26 (2.27%) Python
10 26 (2.27%) Delphi
11 24 (2.09%) C
11 24 (2.09%) FoxPro (VFP)
12 22 (1.92%) PowerShell
13 20 (1.75%) VB.NET
14 18 (1.57%) Perl
15 16 (1.40%) C++
16 14 (1.22%) XPath
17 9 (0.79%) Jython
18 7 (0.61%) Scala
Qualifications
1 142 (12.39%) Degree
2 70 (6.11%) Security Cleared
3 32 (2.79%) SC Cleared
4 19 (1.66%) ITIL Certification
5 13 (1.13%) HND
6 11 (0.96%) Microsoft Certification
7 9 (0.79%) MCSA
7 9 (0.79%) ISEB
8 7 (0.61%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 6 (0.52%) MCP
10 5 (0.44%) MCSE
10 5 (0.44%) ISTQB
11 4 (0.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 4 (0.35%) Oracle Certification
12 3 (0.26%) OCP
12 3 (0.26%) Citrix Certification
12 3 (0.26%) NVQ Level 3
12 3 (0.26%) ISEB Practitioner
12 3 (0.26%) MCDST
13 2 (0.17%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (3.93%) QA
2 33 (2.88%) SLA
3 25 (2.18%) Data Quality
4 8 (0.70%) ISO 9001
5 6 (0.52%) ISO 9000
6 5 (0.44%) PCI DSS
6 5 (0.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 3 (0.26%) HL7
8 2 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 1 (0.087%) GxP
System Software
1 65 (5.67%) Oracle RAC
2 56 (4.89%) Oracle RMAN
3 40 (3.49%) VMware Infrastructure
4 23 (2.01%) Active Directory
5 11 (0.96%) vSphere
6 5 (0.44%) PowerHA
6 5 (0.44%) MetaFrame
6 5 (0.44%) VMware Workstation
6 5 (0.44%) Hyper-V
7 3 (0.26%) VMware ESX
8 2 (0.17%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 2 (0.17%) VMware Server
8 2 (0.17%) KVM
9 1 (0.087%) Docker
9 1 (0.087%) RHEV
9 1 (0.087%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.087%) VirtualBox
9 1 (0.087%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 59 (5.15%) Data Guard
2 32 (2.79%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 16 (1.40%) Tivoli
4 9 (0.79%) OpenView
4 9 (0.79%) Nagios
4 9 (0.79%) Oracle EDQ
5 7 (0.61%) SCCM
6 6 (0.52%) NetBackup
7 5 (0.44%) Puppet
7 5 (0.44%) Opscode Chef
8 4 (0.35%) Norton AntiVirus
8 4 (0.35%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 4 (0.35%) Cacti
9 2 (0.17%) HP SIM
9 2 (0.17%) Red Hat Satellite
9 2 (0.17%) Red Hat Spacewalk
9 2 (0.17%) FortiGate
9 2 (0.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 2 (0.17%) Backup Exec
9 2 (0.17%) WSUS
Vendors
1 173 (15.10%) Microsoft
2 79 (6.89%) IBM
3 57 (4.97%) VMware
4 49 (4.28%) HP
5 47 (4.10%) SAP
6 39 (3.40%) Sybase
7 37 (3.23%) Business Objects
8 36 (3.14%) Hyperion
9 35 (3.05%) Red Hat
10 32 (2.79%) Remedy
11 27 (2.36%) Cisco
12 25 (2.18%) EMC
12 25 (2.18%) Citrix
13 24 (2.09%) Teradata
13 24 (2.09%) Aquila
13 24 (2.09%) Fujitsu
14 20 (1.75%) JBoss
15 17 (1.48%) Symantec
16 16 (1.40%) Hitachi
16 16 (1.40%) NetApp
North West
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + pension, h/care, 25 days
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability.co.uk
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + + Bonus + Share options
Posted: Yesterday
Wigan, Lancashire
Sanderson
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Great Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Ormskirk, Lancashire
Prospectus IT Recruitment
Salary: £28000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + pension, healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Salford, Lancashire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £25,000-£35,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £52000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Chassam Contract
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Neg. dependant on exp.
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Thales
Posted: 2 days ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum + strong package
Posted: 3 days ago