The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Oracle products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Oracle over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle
Rank 9 26 23
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -3
Permanent jobs citing Oracle 37 12 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 17.79% 7.27% 8.56%
As % of the Vendors category 30.83% 15.58% 12.57%
Number of salaries quoted 13 11 15
Average salary £30,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,900 £51,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Oracle
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Northern Ireland region.

Vendors Category
Northern Ireland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
120 77 175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 57.69% 46.67% 68.09%
Number of salaries quoted 50 52 75
Average salary £26,000 £39,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,675 £16,250
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Oracle
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Oracle across the Northern Ireland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Oracle Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

Oracle
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Oracle across the Northern Ireland region.

Oracle Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

Oracle
Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Oracle across the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Oracle Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

Oracle
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 29 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
County Antrim +12 30 £30,250 -25.30% 4
County Londonderry - 6 - -
Oracle
UK

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 56 (81.16%) SQL
2 25 (36.23%) Java
3 23 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 23 (33.33%) PL/SQL
3 23 (33.33%) HTML
3 23 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 23 (33.33%) Degree
4 22 (31.88%) Computer Science
5 21 (30.43%) XML
6 17 (24.64%) Oracle Forms
6 17 (24.64%) Web Services
6 17 (24.64%) Oracle Database
7 16 (23.19%) Oracle EBS
8 15 (21.74%) UNIX
8 15 (21.74%) JavaScript
9 14 (20.29%) XSLT
9 14 (20.29%) CSS
9 14 (20.29%) Linux
9 14 (20.29%) Internet
9 14 (20.29%) Unit Testing
10 12 (17.39%) SOA
11 11 (15.94%) Oracle Database 10g
11 11 (15.94%) OO
11 11 (15.94%) Visual Studio
11 11 (15.94%) C#
11 11 (15.94%) .NET
11 11 (15.94%) Security Cleared
12 10 (14.49%) jQuery
12 10 (14.49%) Finance
12 10 (14.49%) ASP.NET

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 8 (11.59%) WebSphere
2 5 (7.25%) IIS
2 5 (7.25%) Tomcat
2 5 (7.25%) SharePoint
3 4 (5.80%) WebLogic
3 4 (5.80%) Oracle Spatial
4 2 (2.90%) IBM HTTP Server
5 1 (1.45%) Mule
5 1 (1.45%) Node.js
Applications
1 10 (14.49%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.90%) MS Visio
2 2 (2.90%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 16 (23.19%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (5.80%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (1.45%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (1.45%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (1.45%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (1.45%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (1.45%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (1.45%) Oracle HRMS
3 1 (1.45%) Oracle Payroll
3 1 (1.45%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.45%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (1.45%) BusinessWorks
Communications & Networking
1 14 (20.29%) Internet
2 7 (10.14%) Network Security
3 1 (1.45%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.45%) SAN
3 1 (1.45%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 17 (24.64%) Oracle Database
3 11 (15.94%) Oracle Database 10g
4 8 (11.59%) Oracle Database 11g
4 8 (11.59%) Apache Cassandra
4 8 (11.59%) Big Data
5 7 (10.14%) Relational Database
5 7 (10.14%) RDBMS
6 6 (8.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (7.25%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (7.25%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (5.80%) Oracle Reports
8 4 (5.80%) Oracle8/8i Database
8 4 (5.80%) Oracle9i Database
9 3 (4.35%) Oracle Discoverer
9 3 (4.35%) Oracle Exadata
9 3 (4.35%) Essbase
9 3 (4.35%) Oracle BI EE
10 2 (2.90%) MySQL
11 1 (1.45%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 17 (24.64%) Oracle Forms
2 11 (15.94%) Visual Studio
3 9 (13.04%) JDeveloper
4 5 (7.25%) NUnit
4 5 (7.25%) Rational Rose
4 5 (7.25%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (7.25%) MSTest
5 1 (1.45%) Mockito
5 1 (1.45%) JUnit
5 1 (1.45%) JIRA
5 1 (1.45%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 10 (14.49%) Finance
2 6 (8.70%) Telecoms
2 6 (8.70%) Retail
3 1 (1.45%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 30 (43.48%) Developer
2 16 (23.19%) Oracle Developer
3 11 (15.94%) Consultant
4 9 (13.04%) SQL Developer
4 9 (13.04%) Implementation Consultant
4 9 (13.04%) PL/SQL Developer
5 8 (11.59%) Java Engineer
6 7 (10.14%) Oracle DBA
6 7 (10.14%) DBA
7 6 (8.70%) Senior Developer
7 6 (8.70%) Integration Engineer
8 5 (7.25%) Integration Consultant
8 5 (7.25%) Software Developer
8 5 (7.25%) Software Engineer
8 5 (7.25%) Senior Software Developer
8 5 (7.25%) Implementation Engineer
9 4 (5.80%) Principal Engineer
9 4 (5.80%) Delivery Manager
9 4 (5.80%) Services Delivery Manager
9 4 (5.80%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (33.33%) HTML
2 21 (30.43%) XML
3 17 (24.64%) Web Services
4 14 (20.29%) XSLT
4 14 (20.29%) CSS
5 11 (15.94%) .NET
6 10 (14.49%) ASP.NET
6 10 (14.49%) jQuery
7 8 (11.59%) Oracle ADF
8 6 (8.70%) SOAP
8 6 (8.70%) JSON
9 5 (7.25%) Silverlight
9 5 (7.25%) Ajax
9 5 (7.25%) .NET Framework
9 5 (7.25%) ASP.NET MVC
9 5 (7.25%) COM+
9 5 (7.25%) YUI
10 4 (5.80%) DHTML
10 4 (5.80%) DOM
10 4 (5.80%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 22 (31.88%) Computer Science
2 5 (7.25%) Open Source
2 5 (7.25%) GIS
2 5 (7.25%) Clustering
3 1 (1.45%) Statistics
3 1 (1.45%) Replication
3 1 (1.45%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 15 (21.74%) UNIX
2 14 (20.29%) Linux
3 10 (14.49%) Windows
4 5 (7.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (7.25%) Windows 7
5 4 (5.80%) Solaris
6 3 (4.35%) Oracle Linux
6 3 (4.35%) VMS
7 1 (1.45%) Android
7 1 (1.45%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.45%) AIX
7 1 (1.45%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (20.29%) Unit Testing
2 12 (17.39%) SOA
3 11 (15.94%) OO
4 9 (13.04%) MVC
5 8 (11.59%) Kanban
6 7 (10.14%) E-business
6 7 (10.14%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (8.70%) UML
7 6 (8.70%) Service Delivery
8 5 (7.25%) ITIL
8 5 (7.25%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (7.25%) OOP
8 5 (7.25%) Software Engineering
8 5 (7.25%) Web Development
8 5 (7.25%) Integration Testing
8 5 (7.25%) Use Case
9 4 (5.80%) Load Balancing
10 3 (4.35%) Release Management
10 3 (4.35%) Performance Tuning
11 2 (2.90%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 56 (81.16%) SQL
2 25 (36.23%) Java
3 23 (33.33%) PL/SQL
4 15 (21.74%) JavaScript
5 11 (15.94%) C#
6 6 (8.70%) C++
7 5 (7.25%) C
8 4 (5.80%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.45%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.45%) Ruby
9 1 (1.45%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 23 (33.33%) Degree
2 11 (15.94%) Security Cleared
3 5 (7.25%) BC Cleared
3 5 (7.25%) CTC Cleared
3 5 (7.25%) MCAD
3 5 (7.25%) MCSD
3 5 (7.25%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (5.80%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.35%) HL7
System Software
1 7 (10.14%) Oracle RMAN
1 7 (10.14%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (5.80%) Data Guard
2 3 (4.35%) Control-M
Vendors
1 23 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (8.70%) JBoss
2 6 (8.70%) Fujitsu
3 5 (7.25%) ESRI
3 5 (7.25%) Northgate
4 3 (4.35%) Intel
4 3 (4.35%) Hyperion
5 2 (2.90%) Red Hat
5 2 (2.90%) Ab Initio
5 2 (2.90%) Actimize
6 1 (1.45%) Talend
6 1 (1.45%) TIBCO
6 1 (1.45%) webMethods
6 1 (1.45%) IBM
6 1 (1.45%) Sybase
6 1 (1.45%) SAP