The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Oracle products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Preston region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Oracle over the 3 months to 16 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 Preston 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle
Rank 16 10 14
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +4
Permanent jobs citing Oracle 19 17 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 13.48% 16.35% 13.89%
As % of the Vendors category 38.00% 26.56% 43.48%
Number of salaries quoted 17 16 20
Average salary £34,000 £33,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.03% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,700 £21,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £55,000 £63,900
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -
Vendors Category
Preston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
50 64 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 35.46% 61.54% 31.94%
Number of salaries quoted 43 59 46
Average salary £33,051 £31,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.61% -10.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £21,500 £26,300
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £51,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Oracle
Lancashire

Oracle
Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

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

Oracle Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

Oracle
Salary Trend in Preston

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

Oracle Salary Trend in Preston

Oracle
Salary Histogram in Preston

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Oracle across the Preston region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Oracle Salary Histogram in Preston

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Preston 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 20 (55.56%) Oracle Database
2 19 (52.78%) SQL
3 14 (38.89%) Oracle Database 11g
4 12 (33.33%) WebLogic
5 11 (30.56%) Oracle Database 10g
6 8 (22.22%) UNIX
7 6 (16.67%) Web Services
7 6 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
7 6 (16.67%) SQL Server
7 6 (16.67%) Java
7 6 (16.67%) JavaScript
7 6 (16.67%) PL/SQL
7 6 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (16.67%) Oracle BI EE
8 5 (13.89%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (13.89%) Oracle Statspack
8 5 (13.89%) Oracle Database 12c
8 5 (13.89%) Sun
8 5 (13.89%) Shell Script
8 5 (13.89%) Oracle EBS
8 5 (13.89%) HTML
8 5 (13.89%) .NET
8 5 (13.89%) Oracle Forms
8 5 (13.89%) ITIL
8 5 (13.89%) Solaris
8 5 (13.89%) Oracle RMAN
8 5 (13.89%) Programme Management
8 5 (13.89%) Software Engineering
9 4 (11.11%) Spring
9 4 (11.11%) jQuery

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Preston 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 12 (33.33%) WebLogic
2 3 (8.33%) CMS
3 2 (5.56%) Jetty
3 2 (5.56%) Oracle Workflow
3 2 (5.56%) Tomcat
3 2 (5.56%) Documentum
4 1 (2.78%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (5.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (13.89%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (11.11%) Oracle Applications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (55.56%) Oracle Database
2 14 (38.89%) Oracle Database 11g
3 11 (30.56%) Oracle Database 10g
4 6 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
4 6 (16.67%) SQL Server
4 6 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (16.67%) Oracle BI EE
5 5 (13.89%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (2.78%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (2.78%) MS Access
6 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 5 (13.89%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (8.33%) JBuilder
3 2 (5.56%) JIRA
3 2 (5.56%) Bugzilla
3 2 (5.56%) Xcode
General
1 4 (11.11%) Finance
2 2 (5.56%) Manufacturing
2 2 (5.56%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (2.78%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (30.56%) Developer
2 8 (22.22%) Analyst
2 8 (22.22%) DBA
2 8 (22.22%) Oracle DBA
3 6 (16.67%) Administrator
4 5 (13.89%) Analyst Programmer
4 5 (13.89%) Programmer
4 5 (13.89%) Oracle Developer
5 4 (11.11%) Senior Oracle Applications Consultant
5 4 (11.11%) Senior Oracle Consultant
5 4 (11.11%) Senior Oracle Technical Architect
5 4 (11.11%) Senior Oracle Technical Consultant
5 4 (11.11%) Oracle Applications Consultant
5 4 (11.11%) Oracle Technical Consultant
5 4 (11.11%) Oracle Applications Technical Consultant
5 4 (11.11%) Java Software Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) Oracle Technical Architect
5 4 (11.11%) Senior Technical Consultant
5 4 (11.11%) Senior Technical Architect
5 4 (11.11%) Oracle Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (16.67%) Web Services
2 5 (13.89%) HTML
2 5 (13.89%) .NET
3 4 (11.11%) Spring
3 4 (11.11%) jQuery
3 4 (11.11%) Hibernate
3 4 (11.11%) XML
3 4 (11.11%) ASP.NET
3 4 (11.11%) Servlets
3 4 (11.11%) Struts
4 3 (8.33%) Middleware
4 3 (8.33%) CSS
4 3 (8.33%) Classic ASP
4 3 (8.33%) JSON
5 2 (5.56%) JSF
5 2 (5.56%) JSTL
5 2 (5.56%) Spring MVC
5 2 (5.56%) Cocoa
5 2 (5.56%) JSP
5 2 (5.56%) SVG
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.56%) Life Science
1 2 (5.56%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (22.22%) UNIX
2 5 (13.89%) Solaris
3 3 (8.33%) Linux
4 2 (5.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (13.89%) Performance Tuning
1 5 (13.89%) ITIL
1 5 (13.89%) Programme Management
1 5 (13.89%) Software Engineering
2 4 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
2 4 (11.11%) Migration
2 4 (11.11%) Identity Management
2 4 (11.11%) SOA
3 3 (8.33%) OO
3 3 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (8.33%) Test Scripting
3 3 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (8.33%) Systems Analysis
4 2 (5.56%) Automated Testing
4 2 (5.56%) Content Management
4 2 (5.56%) Document Management
4 2 (5.56%) MVC
4 2 (5.56%) UML
4 2 (5.56%) ETL
4 2 (5.56%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (52.78%) SQL
2 6 (16.67%) Java
2 6 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 6 (16.67%) PL/SQL
3 5 (13.89%) Shell Script
4 3 (8.33%) COBOL
5 2 (5.56%) Objective-C
5 2 (5.56%) Python
5 2 (5.56%) C#
6 1 (2.78%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.78%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (8.33%) Degree
2 2 (5.56%) SC Cleared
2 2 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (13.89%) Oracle RMAN
2 3 (8.33%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 5 (13.89%) Oracle Statspack
Vendors
1 5 (13.89%) Sun
2 3 (8.33%) HP
2 3 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.56%) JBoss
4 1 (2.78%) Citrix