The first table below looks at the demand for Oracle Database skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Oracle Database over the 3 months to 24 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 of the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
Rank 128 105 104
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -1
Permanent jobs citing Oracle Database 2640 2801 3118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 2.24% 2.57% 2.64%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.22% 8.23% 8.52%
Number of salaries quoted 2163 2320 2597
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
36548 34054 36604
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 31.06% 31.28% 31.04%
Number of salaries quoted 31276 29384 32278
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%

Oracle Database
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Oracle Database within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Oracle Database Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Oracle Database
Salary Trend

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

Oracle Database Salary Trend in the UK

Oracle Database
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Oracle Database over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 within the UK.

Oracle Database Salary Histogram in the UK

Oracle Database
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle Database within the UK over the 3 months to 24 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
England -22 2354 £47,500 +5.55% 242
London -28 1034 £55,000 +3.77% 90
South East -22 442 £48,000 +6.66% 53
City of London -10 289 £55,000 - 28
Yorkshire +10 248 £40,000 +6.66% 19
East of England -1 211 £42,000 +5.00% 18
West Yorkshire -7 200 £41,000 +9.33% 11
Leeds +11 181 £42,500 +5.91% 11
Scotland +1 159 £45,000 - 11
Hampshire +31 135 £48,000 +6.66% 21
West Midlands +8 121 £41,500 +10.66% 9
Surrey -20 116 £47,500 +11.76% 10
North West -54 97 £41,250 -2.94% 22
South West -52 96 £38,500 +2.66% 12
East Midlands -38 79 £37,500 -11.76% 8
Berkshire -12 76 £43,100 -4.22% 10
Glasgow -16 75 £46,250 +8.82% 9
Hertfordshire -19 63 £43,250 +15.33% 7
Manchester -19 58 £44,250 +4.11% 13
Southampton +31 52 £37,500 -6.25% 11
Essex +23 49 £40,000 -
Cambridgeshire -12 48 £45,000 +5.88% 6
Edinburgh +9 44 £46,250 -7.50% 1
Birmingham 0 42 £40,000 +2.56% 2
Bedfordshire -1 34 £42,000 -1.17% 5
Bristol -3 34 £38,000 +18.75% 4
Buckinghamshire +17 33 £40,000 +77.77% 6
Docklands, London +25 32 £65,000 -29.72%
West Sussex -1 32 £77,500 +72.22% 4
Cambridge -24 31 £42,000 +5.00% 5

Oracle Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Oracle Database 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 Database.

1 5353 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3227 (60.28%) SQL
3 2307 (43.10%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1626 (30.38%) PL/SQL
5 1562 (29.18%) Finance
6 1513 (28.26%) Linux
7 1443 (26.96%) SQL Server
8 1441 (26.92%) Java
9 1320 (24.66%) UNIX
10 1311 (24.49%) Oracle Database 10g
11 1073 (20.04%) Windows
12 1022 (19.09%) Relational Database
13 923 (17.24%) Oracle RAC
14 904 (16.89%) Performance Tuning
15 836 (15.62%) RDBMS
16 828 (15.47%) Business Intelligence
17 753 (14.07%) Data Guard
18 729 (13.62%) Data Warehouse
19 723 (13.51%) Microsoft
20 674 (12.59%) .NET
21 660 (12.33%) SOA
22 646 (12.07%) Degree
23 615 (11.49%) WebLogic
23 615 (11.49%) Oracle RMAN
24 595 (11.12%) XML
25 567 (10.59%) Oracle Reports
26 552 (10.31%) ETL
27 529 (9.88%) Shell Script
28 523 (9.77%) Middleware
29 515 (9.62%) HTML

Oracle Database
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Oracle Database 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 Database. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 615 (11.49%) WebLogic
2 286 (5.34%) WebSphere
3 236 (4.41%) Tomcat
4 210 (3.92%) Apache
5 205 (3.83%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 135 (2.52%) SharePoint
7 132 (2.47%) IIS
8 129 (2.41%) Oracle Application Server
9 126 (2.35%) Oracle Workflow
10 104 (1.94%) Oracle Service Bus
11 66 (1.23%) SAS
12 65 (1.21%) WebSphere Application Server
13 40 (0.75%) BizTalk Server
14 36 (0.67%) WebLogic Portal
14 36 (0.67%) Oracle 10gAS
15 35 (0.65%) Oracle HTTP Server
15 35 (0.65%) WebSphere Process Server
16 34 (0.64%) Oracle Coherence
17 32 (0.60%) MS Exchange
18 28 (0.52%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 409 (7.64%) MS Excel
2 83 (1.55%) MS Office
3 40 (0.75%) InfoPath
4 28 (0.52%) MS Visio
5 15 (0.28%) FastStats
6 13 (0.24%) MS Project
7 11 (0.21%) MS PowerPoint
8 6 (0.11%) SPSS
9 3 (0.056%) Spreadsheet
10 1 (0.019%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 471 (8.80%) Oracle EBS
2 309 (5.77%) Oracle EBS R12
3 289 (5.40%) Oracle Applications
4 114 (2.13%) Oracle BPM
5 97 (1.81%) Oracle 11i
6 53 (0.99%) Oracle ERP
7 43 (0.80%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 42 (0.78%) Oracle General Ledger
9 35 (0.65%) Oracle Receivables
10 33 (0.62%) Oracle Payables
11 32 (0.60%) Cognos TM1
12 27 (0.50%) Dynamics CRM
13 26 (0.49%) Maximo
13 26 (0.49%) Oracle Financials
14 22 (0.41%) HFM
14 22 (0.41%) Oracle HRMS
15 21 (0.39%) Hyperion Planning
15 21 (0.39%) Oracle Payroll
16 19 (0.35%) Oracle Cash Management
17 16 (0.30%) SunGard AvantGard
Cloud Services
1 52 (0.97%) SaaS
2 40 (0.75%) Amazon AWS
3 17 (0.32%) Microsoft Azure
4 16 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
4 16 (0.30%) Amazon EC2
5 12 (0.22%) IaaS
6 11 (0.21%) PaaS
7 5 (0.093%) Amazon S3
8 4 (0.075%) Responsys
9 2 (0.037%) Amazon EMR
9 2 (0.037%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 269 (5.03%) SAN
2 174 (3.25%) Internet
3 113 (2.11%) Firewall
4 99 (1.85%) TCP/IP
5 86 (1.61%) DNS
6 73 (1.36%) NAS
7 66 (1.23%) HTTP
8 43 (0.80%) SSL
9 38 (0.71%) WAN
10 37 (0.69%) iSCSI
11 33 (0.62%) Intranet
11 33 (0.62%) LAN
12 31 (0.58%) DHCP
13 30 (0.56%) SNMP
13 30 (0.56%) LDAP
14 22 (0.41%) SMTP
15 21 (0.39%) SS7
16 16 (0.30%) FTP
17 15 (0.28%) LTE
17 15 (0.28%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2307 (43.10%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1443 (26.96%) SQL Server
3 1311 (24.49%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1022 (19.09%) Relational Database
5 836 (15.62%) RDBMS
6 729 (13.62%) Data Warehouse
7 567 (10.59%) Oracle Reports
8 434 (8.11%) Oracle BI EE
9 390 (7.29%) MySQL
10 319 (5.96%) Oracle9i Database
11 307 (5.74%) SQL Server 2008
12 303 (5.66%) Oracle Database 12c
13 268 (5.01%) Oracle ODI
14 251 (4.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 249 (4.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 243 (4.54%) SQL Server 2005
17 232 (4.33%) Oracle Exadata
18 192 (3.59%) SQL Server 2012
19 137 (2.56%) QlikView
20 130 (2.43%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 383 (7.15%) Oracle Forms
2 209 (3.90%) Subversion
3 173 (3.23%) Maven
4 172 (3.21%) Toad
5 155 (2.90%) JUnit
6 152 (2.84%) Oracle APEX
7 133 (2.48%) Eclipse
8 121 (2.26%) Selenium
9 120 (2.24%) Ant
10 104 (1.94%) Visual Studio
11 97 (1.81%) JIRA
12 86 (1.61%) Jenkins
13 79 (1.48%) Team Foundation Server
14 64 (1.20%) QuickTest Pro
14 64 (1.20%) JMeter
15 63 (1.18%) LoadRunner
16 56 (1.05%) Git (software)
17 50 (0.93%) Talend Open Studio
18 49 (0.92%) JDeveloper
19 47 (0.88%) Hudson
General
1 1562 (29.18%) Finance
2 390 (7.29%) Banking
3 232 (4.33%) Retail
4 174 (3.25%) Telecoms
5 113 (2.11%) Investment Banking
6 111 (2.07%) Marketing
7 91 (1.70%) Financial Institution
8 79 (1.48%) Manufacturing
9 74 (1.38%) Pharmaceutical
10 72 (1.35%) Advertising
11 65 (1.21%) Back Office
12 54 (1.01%) Billing
13 50 (0.93%) Legal
14 49 (0.92%) Games
15 34 (0.64%) French Language
16 25 (0.47%) German Language
17 22 (0.41%) Front Office
18 21 (0.39%) Automotive
18 21 (0.39%) Law
19 20 (0.37%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 1567 (29.27%) Developer
2 1492 (27.87%) DBA
3 1219 (22.77%) Oracle DBA
4 640 (11.96%) Analyst
5 557 (10.41%) Administrator
6 437 (8.16%) Oracle Developer
7 434 (8.11%) Consultant
8 432 (8.07%) Architect
9 360 (6.73%) Java Developer
10 283 (5.29%) Senior Developer
11 265 (4.95%) Applications Support
12 237 (4.43%) Support Analyst
13 196 (3.66%) Oracle Consultant
14 184 (3.44%) SQL DBA
15 180 (3.36%) Oracle Applications DBA
16 164 (3.06%) .NET Developer
17 159 (2.97%) C# Developer
18 146 (2.73%) Applications Support Analyst
19 141 (2.63%) Senior DBA
20 134 (2.50%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 674 (12.59%) .NET
2 595 (11.12%) XML
3 523 (9.77%) Middleware
4 515 (9.62%) HTML
5 504 (9.42%) Web Services
6 431 (8.05%) J2EE
7 403 (7.53%) Spring
8 355 (6.63%) Oracle Fusion
9 349 (6.52%) CSS
10 330 (6.16%) Hibernate
11 266 (4.97%) ASP.NET
12 205 (3.83%) .NET Framework
13 184 (3.44%) jQuery
14 180 (3.36%) XSLT
15 159 (2.97%) WCF
16 144 (2.69%) SOAP
17 138 (2.58%) Ajax
18 128 (2.39%) Struts
19 119 (2.22%) JSP
20 115 (2.15%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 353 (6.59%) Computer Science
2 285 (5.32%) Clustering
3 267 (4.99%) Replication
4 141 (2.63%) Management Information System
5 137 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
6 110 (2.05%) Data Integration
7 97 (1.81%) Mathematics
8 93 (1.74%) Open Source
9 71 (1.33%) Client/Server
10 49 (0.92%) N-Tier
11 46 (0.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 45 (0.84%) Enterprise Storage
12 45 (0.84%) Mobile App
13 44 (0.82%) Mainframe
13 44 (0.82%) Derivative
14 41 (0.77%) Hedge funds
14 41 (0.77%) Oracle Exalogic
15 39 (0.73%) SWIFT
16 38 (0.71%) PKI
17 36 (0.67%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 1513 (28.26%) Linux
2 1320 (24.66%) UNIX
3 1073 (20.04%) Windows
4 435 (8.13%) Solaris
5 310 (5.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 215 (4.02%) Windows Server 2008
7 164 (3.06%) AIX
8 133 (2.48%) Windows Server 2003
9 121 (2.26%) Oracle Linux
10 81 (1.51%) HPUX
11 73 (1.36%) SUSE
12 65 (1.21%) Windows XP
13 46 (0.86%) Windows Server 2012
14 45 (0.84%) Windows 7
15 44 (0.82%) Android
16 36 (0.67%) Apple iOS
17 24 (0.45%) CentOS
18 12 (0.22%) MVS
19 11 (0.21%) zOS
19 11 (0.21%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 904 (16.89%) Performance Tuning
2 828 (15.47%) Business Intelligence
3 660 (12.33%) SOA
4 552 (10.31%) ETL
5 484 (9.04%) ITIL
6 398 (7.44%) Agile Software Development
7 391 (7.30%) Data Modelling
8 359 (6.71%) Scrum
9 300 (5.60%) Migration
10 283 (5.29%) TDD
11 248 (4.63%) MVC
12 247 (4.61%) Analytics
13 242 (4.52%) Project Management
14 236 (4.41%) OO
15 216 (4.04%) CRM
15 216 (4.04%) Disaster Recovery
16 202 (3.77%) Service Delivery
17 199 (3.72%) Software Engineering
18 197 (3.68%) ERP
19 193 (3.61%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3227 (60.28%) SQL
2 1626 (30.38%) PL/SQL
3 1441 (26.92%) Java
4 529 (9.88%) Shell Script
5 497 (9.28%) C#
6 495 (9.25%) JavaScript
7 288 (5.38%) T-SQL
8 211 (3.94%) Perl
9 158 (2.95%) Python
10 131 (2.45%) C
11 130 (2.43%) VB
12 114 (2.13%) Bash Shell
13 110 (2.05%) PHP
14 105 (1.96%) C++
15 99 (1.85%) VB.NET
16 56 (1.05%) Groovy
17 53 (0.99%) VB6
18 52 (0.97%) PowerShell
19 50 (0.93%) VBA
20 47 (0.88%) Korn
Qualifications
1 646 (12.07%) Degree
2 273 (5.10%) Oracle Certification
3 257 (4.80%) Security Cleared
4 198 (3.70%) OCP
5 148 (2.76%) SC Cleared
6 82 (1.53%) DV Cleared
7 62 (1.16%) Microsoft Certification
8 55 (1.03%) ITIL Certification
9 49 (0.92%) ISEB
10 38 (0.71%) OCA
11 30 (0.56%) PMI Certification
12 26 (0.49%) MCSE
13 25 (0.47%) PMP
14 24 (0.45%) MCITP
14 24 (0.45%) ISTQB
15 22 (0.41%) HND
16 18 (0.34%) MCSA
17 17 (0.32%) Cisco Certification
18 15 (0.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
19 14 (0.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 168 (3.14%) QA
2 100 (1.87%) SLA
3 79 (1.48%) ISO 9001
4 58 (1.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 23 (0.43%) Data Quality
6 16 (0.30%) PCI DSS
7 10 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 10 (0.19%) HL7
8 6 (0.11%) ISO 9000
8 6 (0.11%) COREP
8 6 (0.11%) DICOM
9 5 (0.093%) Basel III
10 4 (0.075%) Basel II
10 4 (0.075%) ISO/IEC 17799
10 4 (0.075%) CRD IV
11 3 (0.056%) GAMP
11 3 (0.056%) TickIT
12 2 (0.037%) EMIR
12 2 (0.037%) FINREP
12 2 (0.037%) Solvency II
System Software
1 923 (17.24%) Oracle RAC
2 615 (11.49%) Oracle RMAN
3 173 (3.23%) Active Directory
4 172 (3.21%) VMware Infrastructure
5 51 (0.95%) Hyper-V
6 42 (0.78%) VMware ESX
7 35 (0.65%) vSphere
8 21 (0.39%) XenApp
9 15 (0.28%) KVM
10 14 (0.26%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
10 14 (0.26%) XenDesktop
11 12 (0.22%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 11 (0.21%) RHEV
13 9 (0.17%) PowerHA
13 9 (0.17%) NFS
14 8 (0.15%) Terminal Services
15 7 (0.13%) Postfix
15 7 (0.13%) Microsoft App-V
16 5 (0.093%) Veritas Volume Manager
16 5 (0.093%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 753 (14.07%) Data Guard
2 248 (4.63%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 92 (1.72%) Tivoli
4 60 (1.12%) Oracle Identity Management
5 43 (0.80%) NetBackup
6 38 (0.71%) Puppet
7 36 (0.67%) Nagios
8 31 (0.58%) HP Quality Center
9 29 (0.54%) Oracle Identity Manager
10 26 (0.49%) SCOM
11 24 (0.45%) OpenView
11 24 (0.45%) Tivoli Monitoring
12 21 (0.39%) Zenoss
13 19 (0.35%) HP SIM
13 19 (0.35%) SCCM
14 18 (0.34%) Opscode Chef
15 17 (0.32%) Control-M
16 16 (0.30%) Oracle Statspack
17 15 (0.28%) Tivoli Storage Manager
18 14 (0.26%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 5353 (100.00%) Oracle
2 723 (13.51%) Microsoft
3 394 (7.36%) Red Hat
4 268 (5.01%) IBM
5 261 (4.88%) VMware
6 251 (4.69%) JBoss
7 250 (4.67%) Informatica
8 224 (4.18%) Business Objects
9 172 (3.21%) Cognos
10 166 (3.10%) HP
11 159 (2.97%) SAP
12 115 (2.15%) Tableau
13 93 (1.74%) Siebel
14 87 (1.63%) NetApp
15 85 (1.59%) Sun
16 81 (1.51%) Sybase
17 75 (1.40%) Hyperion
18 70 (1.31%) Citrix
19 65 (1.21%) EMC
20 64 (1.20%) Cisco
Andover, Hampshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £37500 - £40000 per annum + bonus + great benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £43,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: 4 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £26000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Chassam Contract
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Roc Search
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
OCS Resourcing
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £34500 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Aston Carter
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £34500 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago