The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle Applications skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Oracle Applications over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Applications (Oracle Apps)
Rank 223 202 168
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -34
Permanent jobs citing Oracle Applications 15 19 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.25% 0.35% 1.02%
As % of the Business Applications category 4.32% 4.80% 12.66%
Number of salaries quoted 14 14 54
Average salary £42,500 £41,250 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.03% -5.17%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +5.26%
Oracle Applications
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Business Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the South West region.

Business Applications Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
347 396 458
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 5.85% 7.22% 8.07%
Number of salaries quoted 311 330 426
Average salary £42,500 £38,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.84% -10.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,250 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Oracle Applications
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Oracle Applications Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Oracle Applications
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Oracle Applications Salary Trend in the South West

Oracle Applications
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle Applications within the South West region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015. 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
Somerset +8 3 £47,500 +18.01%
Gloucestershire -7 1 - -
Oracle Applications
England

Oracle Applications
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the South West region citing Oracle Applications 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 Applications.

1 35 (100.00%) Oracle
2 26 (74.29%) SQL
2 26 (74.29%) Oracle EBS
3 24 (68.57%) PL/SQL
4 22 (62.86%) Oracle Reports
4 22 (62.86%) Finance
5 19 (54.29%) Oracle Forms
5 19 (54.29%) Oracle EBS R12
6 14 (40.00%) UNIX
7 11 (31.43%) Regression Testing
7 11 (31.43%) ERP
7 11 (31.43%) IBM
8 10 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
8 10 (28.57%) Manufacturing
9 8 (22.86%) Degree
9 8 (22.86%) Oracle RAC
10 7 (20.00%) Oracle BI EE
11 6 (17.14%) Oracle Database
11 6 (17.14%) Oracle BI Publisher
12 5 (14.29%) E-business
12 5 (14.29%) Oracle Workflow
12 5 (14.29%) Workflow
12 5 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
13 4 (11.43%) Oracle Certification
13 4 (11.43%) Java
13 4 (11.43%) Migration
13 4 (11.43%) Database Security
13 4 (11.43%) Oracle Database 11g
14 3 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
14 3 (8.57%) Oracle Payables

Oracle Applications
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the South West region citing Oracle Applications 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 Applications. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (14.29%) Oracle Workflow
2 3 (8.57%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.86%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 26 (74.29%) Oracle EBS
2 19 (54.29%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (8.57%) Oracle Payables
3 3 (8.57%) Oracle Receivables
4 2 (5.71%) Oracle 11i
4 2 (5.71%) Oracle Cash Management
4 2 (5.71%) Oracle Assets
4 2 (5.71%) Oracle E-Business Tax
5 1 (2.86%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (2.86%) Oracle SCM
5 1 (2.86%) Oracle ERP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (62.86%) Oracle Reports
2 7 (20.00%) Oracle BI EE
3 6 (17.14%) Oracle Database
3 6 (17.14%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 5 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (11.43%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (8.57%) Oracle Discoverer
7 2 (5.71%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 19 (54.29%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (2.86%) JDeveloper
General
1 22 (62.86%) Finance
2 10 (28.57%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.86%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 13 (37.14%) Developer
2 12 (34.29%) Oracle Developer
3 9 (25.71%) Analyst Programmer
3 9 (25.71%) Programmer
3 9 (25.71%) Analyst
4 8 (22.86%) DBA
5 7 (20.00%) Oracle DBA
6 5 (14.29%) Oracle Applications DBA
7 4 (11.43%) Senior Analyst Programmer
7 4 (11.43%) Senior Oracle DBA
7 4 (11.43%) Oracle Consultant
7 4 (11.43%) Oracle Functional Consultant
7 4 (11.43%) Senior DBA
7 4 (11.43%) Senior Analyst
7 4 (11.43%) Functional Consultant
7 4 (11.43%) Consultant
7 4 (11.43%) Senior Programmer
8 2 (5.71%) Oracle Financials Functional Consultant
8 2 (5.71%) Oracle Analyst Programmer
8 2 (5.71%) Oracle Financials Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.71%) HTML
1 2 (5.71%) XML
2 1 (2.86%) jQuery
2 1 (2.86%) J2EE
2 1 (2.86%) EJB
2 1 (2.86%) CSS
2 1 (2.86%) JDBC
2 1 (2.86%) JSP
2 1 (2.86%) Servlets
2 1 (2.86%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.86%) Data Structures
2 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 14 (40.00%) UNIX
2 1 (2.86%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (31.43%) Regression Testing
1 11 (31.43%) ERP
2 10 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (14.29%) E-business
3 5 (14.29%) Workflow
4 4 (11.43%) Migration
4 4 (11.43%) Database Security
5 3 (8.57%) Unit Testing
5 3 (8.57%) Analytics
5 3 (8.57%) SOA
5 3 (8.57%) BPEL
5 3 (8.57%) CRM
6 2 (5.71%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (5.71%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (5.71%) OpenUP
6 2 (5.71%) Cash Management
7 1 (2.86%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (2.86%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (2.86%) Supply Chain Management
7 1 (2.86%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 26 (74.29%) SQL
2 24 (68.57%) PL/SQL
3 4 (11.43%) Java
4 2 (5.71%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.86%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (22.86%) Degree
2 4 (11.43%) Oracle Certification
3 2 (5.71%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 8 (22.86%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (5.71%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 35 (100.00%) Oracle
2 11 (31.43%) IBM