The table below looks at the statistics for the Oracle Database Engineer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Oracle Database Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Database Engineer
Rank 898 - 900
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring an Oracle Database Engineer 6 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.005% - 0.001%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.005% - 0.001%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 1
Average salary £65,000 - £28,500
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 - £28,500

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
110590 102435 111475
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.41% 94.25% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 89418 84946 95316
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,450 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Oracle Database Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Oracle Database Engineer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Oracle Database Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Oracle Database Engineer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Oracle Database Engineer within the UK.

Oracle Database Engineer Salary Trend in the UK

Oracle Database Engineer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Oracle Database Engineer over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 within the UK.

Oracle Database Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Oracle Database Engineer
Top 9 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle Database Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 22 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
England - 6 £65,000 -
London - 3 £80,000 -
South East - 2 £57,500 -
Berkshire - 2 £57,500 -
North Yorkshire - 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 - -
City of London - 1 £65,000 -
Reading - 1 £60,000 -
York - 1 - -

Oracle Database Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Oracle Database Engineer in their job title 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 with Oracle Database Engineer in their job title.

1 18 (100.00%) Oracle
2 17 (94.44%) Oracle Database
3 16 (88.89%) Performance Tuning
4 12 (66.67%) SQL
5 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
6 8 (44.44%) DB2
6 8 (44.44%) Finance
7 7 (38.89%) Migration
7 7 (38.89%) Oracle RAC
7 7 (38.89%) Java
7 7 (38.89%) ATM
7 7 (38.89%) EFT
7 7 (38.89%) Internet
7 7 (38.89%) MS Excel
8 5 (27.78%) Windows
8 5 (27.78%) Oracle Exadata
9 4 (22.22%) Relational Database
9 4 (22.22%) Linux
9 4 (22.22%) Oracle Database 11g
9 4 (22.22%) Release Management
9 4 (22.22%) Service Delivery
9 4 (22.22%) Banking
10 3 (16.67%) Data Guard
10 3 (16.67%) WebLogic
10 3 (16.67%) PL/SQL
10 3 (16.67%) Oracle Database 10g
11 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
11 2 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
11 2 (11.11%) UNIX

Oracle Database Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Oracle Database Engineer in their job title 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 with Oracle Database Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (16.67%) WebLogic
2 2 (11.11%) Apache
2 2 (11.11%) WebSphere
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle Application Server
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle Spatial
Applications
1 7 (38.89%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (38.89%) ATM
1 7 (38.89%) Internet
2 1 (5.56%) Firewall
2 1 (5.56%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (94.44%) Oracle Database
2 8 (44.44%) DB2
3 5 (27.78%) Oracle Exadata
4 4 (22.22%) Relational Database
4 4 (22.22%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (16.67%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
6 2 (11.11%) RDBMS
7 1 (5.56%) Oracle9i Database
7 1 (5.56%) MySQL
7 1 (5.56%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) JConsole
General
1 8 (44.44%) Finance
2 4 (22.22%) Banking
3 2 (11.11%) Financial Institution
4 1 (5.56%) French Language
4 1 (5.56%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) JRockit
1 1 (5.56%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) EFT
Operating Systems
1 5 (27.78%) Windows
2 4 (22.22%) Linux
3 2 (11.11%) UNIX
4 1 (5.56%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (88.89%) Performance Tuning
2 7 (38.89%) Migration
3 4 (22.22%) Release Management
3 4 (22.22%) Service Delivery
4 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (11.11%) Database Tuning
4 2 (11.11%) Data Mapping
5 1 (5.56%) Performance Engineering
5 1 (5.56%) Network Load Balancing
5 1 (5.56%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (5.56%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 12 (66.67%) SQL
2 7 (38.89%) Java
3 3 (16.67%) PL/SQL
4 1 (5.56%) Shell Script
System Software
1 7 (38.89%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) Oracle
2 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (11.11%) JBoss
4 1 (5.56%) VMware
4 1 (5.56%) Sybase
4 1 (5.56%) Business Objects
4 1 (5.56%) Citrix
4 1 (5.56%) NetApp