The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Oracle products and/or services in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Oracle over the 3 months to 18 September 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle
Rank 20 16 15
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -1
Permanent jobs citing Oracle 11059 11291 13131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 9.68% 10.74% 11.33%
As % of the Vendors category 20.39% 22.48% 23.28%
Number of salaries quoted 8688 9013 11005
Average salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.09% +2.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%

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

Vendors Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
54231 50236 56405
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 47.46% 47.78% 48.68%
Number of salaries quoted 43003 41177 47170
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

Oracle
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Oracle Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Oracle
Salary Trend

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

Oracle Salary Trend in the UK

Oracle
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Oracle over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 within the UK.

Oracle Salary Histogram in the UK

Oracle
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 within the UK over the 3 months to 18 September 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 -3 10169 £50,000 +2.04% 1128
London -2 4471 £57,500 +4.54% 472
South East -2 2019 £47,500 +5.55% 211
City of London -1 1227 £57,500 -4.16% 164
East of England +2 833 £45,000 +12.50% 95
Yorkshire -1 799 £40,500 +1.25% 98
South West -2 638 £40,000 - 68
West Yorkshire +3 630 £42,500 +4.93% 66
Berkshire +5 587 £47,500 +1.06% 55
West Midlands +1 564 £42,000 -1.17% 49
North West -8 538 £42,500 -5.55% 99
Leeds +7 514 £42,500 - 34
Surrey -3 501 £47,500 +1.06% 42
Scotland -7 445 £42,500 -5.55% 59
Hampshire -11 429 £45,000 - 60
Hertfordshire +10 367 £50,000 +25.00% 39
East Midlands -6 292 £45,000 +12.50% 24
Birmingham -3 266 £50,000 +5.26% 16
Manchester -15 258 £43,000 -4.44% 50
Glasgow -6 218 £39,500 -4.81% 22
Bristol +6 204 £38,500 +8.45% 26
Cambridgeshire -2 190 £42,500 +6.25% 34
Reading +8 188 £55,000 +4.76% 14
Cheshire -9 171 £42,500 +6.91% 31
Wiltshire -9 167 £40,000 - 12
Cambridge +2 155 £42,500 +6.25% 26
Bedfordshire -5 154 £45,000 - 12
Buckinghamshire -2 150 £39,000 -29.09% 17
Edinburgh -13 141 £42,500 -15.00% 21
West Sussex -5 119 £55,000 +46.66% 14

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 11378 (49.22%) SQL
2 7313 (31.64%) Finance
3 7191 (31.11%) Java
4 6402 (27.70%) SQL Server
5 5168 (22.36%) Oracle Database
6 5087 (22.01%) Linux
7 4449 (19.25%) UNIX
8 4267 (18.46%) Agile Software Development
9 4059 (17.56%) Windows
10 3570 (15.44%) PL/SQL
11 3417 (14.78%) Degree
12 3390 (14.67%) .NET
13 3250 (14.06%) Microsoft
14 3124 (13.52%) Business Intelligence
15 2982 (12.90%) XML
16 2919 (12.63%) JavaScript
17 2916 (12.62%) HTML
18 2843 (12.30%) Relational Database
19 2592 (11.21%) C#
20 2296 (9.93%) Web Services
21 2279 (9.86%) Oracle EBS
22 2253 (9.75%) Oracle Database 11g
23 2237 (9.68%) MySQL
24 2193 (9.49%) J2EE
25 2094 (9.06%) Spring
26 2066 (8.94%) Analytical Skills
27 2040 (8.83%) MS Excel
28 1991 (8.61%) Banking
29 1959 (8.48%) CSS
30 1898 (8.21%) SAP

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 1616 (6.99%) WebLogic
2 1578 (6.83%) Tomcat
3 1258 (5.44%) Apache
4 1175 (5.08%) WebSphere
5 853 (3.69%) IIS
6 739 (3.20%) SharePoint
7 611 (2.64%) Oracle Workflow
8 446 (1.93%) SAS
9 403 (1.74%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 343 (1.48%) Oracle Service Bus
11 306 (1.32%) WebSphere Application Server
12 273 (1.18%) MS Exchange
13 244 (1.06%) Oracle Coherence
14 205 (0.89%) CMS
15 204 (0.88%) BizTalk Server
16 189 (0.82%) MQSeries
17 171 (0.74%) Oracle Application Server
18 166 (0.72%) GlassFish
19 147 (0.64%) Node.js
20 116 (0.50%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 2040 (8.83%) MS Excel
2 612 (2.65%) MS Office
3 212 (0.92%) MS PowerPoint
4 148 (0.64%) MS Visio
5 134 (0.58%) MS Project
6 105 (0.45%) SPSS
7 57 (0.25%) Spreadsheet
8 52 (0.22%) Photoshop
9 38 (0.16%) InfoPath
10 19 (0.082%) PowerPivot
11 18 (0.078%) FastStats
12 15 (0.065%) Adobe Illustrator
13 13 (0.056%) S-PLUS
14 10 (0.043%) Stata
15 4 (0.017%) Acrobat
16 3 (0.013%) AutoCAD
17 2 (0.009%) OmniGraffle
17 2 (0.009%) Open Workbench
17 2 (0.009%) Simulink
18 1 (0.004%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 2279 (9.86%) Oracle EBS
2 1651 (7.14%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1026 (4.44%) Oracle Applications
4 677 (2.93%) Oracle Financials
5 669 (2.89%) Oracle General Ledger
6 625 (2.70%) Oracle Payables
7 573 (2.48%) Oracle Receivables
8 447 (1.93%) Oracle Assets
9 402 (1.74%) Oracle ERP
10 378 (1.64%) Oracle 11i
11 330 (1.43%) Oracle Cash Management
12 298 (1.29%) Oracle BPM
13 271 (1.17%) Oracle iProcurement
14 255 (1.10%) HFM
15 251 (1.09%) Hyperion Planning
16 245 (1.06%) Dynamics CRM
17 225 (0.97%) Oracle CRM
18 200 (0.87%) Oracle HRMS
19 168 (0.73%) Oracle Payroll
20 166 (0.72%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 386 (1.67%) SaaS
2 227 (0.98%) Amazon AWS
3 121 (0.52%) Microsoft Azure
4 99 (0.43%) IaaS
5 96 (0.42%) Taleo
6 79 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
7 55 (0.24%) PaaS
8 53 (0.23%) SuccessFactors
9 41 (0.18%) Joyent
10 38 (0.16%) GitHub
11 36 (0.16%) Force.com
12 33 (0.14%) Google Apps
13 32 (0.14%) Office 365
14 26 (0.11%) Amazon EC2
15 20 (0.087%) Heroku
16 16 (0.069%) Amazon S3
17 9 (0.039%) OpenShift
17 9 (0.039%) Google Compute Engine
17 9 (0.039%) Amazon ELB
18 4 (0.017%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 914 (3.95%) SAN
2 653 (2.83%) Internet
3 597 (2.58%) Firewall
4 550 (2.38%) HTTP
5 476 (2.06%) DNS
6 466 (2.02%) TCP/IP
7 344 (1.49%) LAN
8 329 (1.42%) WAN
9 272 (1.18%) DHCP
10 265 (1.15%) LDAP
11 237 (1.03%) NAS
12 227 (0.98%) FTP
13 184 (0.80%) VPN
14 166 (0.72%) SSL
15 136 (0.59%) iSCSI
16 124 (0.54%) Intranet
17 120 (0.52%) Fibre Channel
18 100 (0.43%) SNMP
19 85 (0.37%) NetScaler
20 84 (0.36%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6402 (27.70%) SQL Server
2 5168 (22.36%) Oracle Database
3 2843 (12.30%) Relational Database
4 2253 (9.75%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2237 (9.68%) MySQL
6 1882 (8.14%) Data Warehouse
7 1761 (7.62%) RDBMS
8 1621 (7.01%) Oracle Reports
9 1299 (5.62%) Oracle Database 10g
10 1155 (5.00%) Oracle BI EE
11 984 (4.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 918 (3.97%) DB2
13 883 (3.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 681 (2.95%) SQL Server 2008
14 681 (2.95%) Big Data
15 650 (2.81%) Oracle ODI
16 555 (2.40%) PostgreSQL
17 520 (2.25%) Hadoop
18 507 (2.19%) NoSQL
19 460 (1.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 928 (4.01%) Maven
2 867 (3.75%) Subversion
3 862 (3.73%) Oracle Forms
4 741 (3.21%) JUnit
5 711 (3.08%) Eclipse
6 527 (2.28%) Visual Studio
7 517 (2.24%) Ant
8 492 (2.13%) Selenium
9 489 (2.12%) Git (software)
10 456 (1.97%) Jenkins
11 411 (1.78%) JIRA
12 390 (1.69%) Team Foundation Server
13 368 (1.59%) Toad
14 347 (1.50%) Hudson
15 275 (1.19%) Oracle APEX
16 214 (0.93%) NUnit
17 177 (0.77%) QuickTest Pro
18 169 (0.73%) JMeter
19 151 (0.65%) Talend Open Studio
20 147 (0.64%) TeamCity
General
1 7313 (31.64%) Finance
2 1991 (8.61%) Banking
3 1418 (6.13%) Retail
4 962 (4.16%) Telecoms
5 722 (3.12%) Marketing
6 589 (2.55%) Investment Banking
7 442 (1.91%) Front Office
8 408 (1.77%) Manufacturing
9 345 (1.49%) Back Office
10 277 (1.20%) Games
11 265 (1.15%) Advertising
12 261 (1.13%) General Ledger
13 248 (1.07%) Pharmaceutical
14 231 (1.00%) Billing
15 228 (0.99%) Legal
16 216 (0.93%) Publishing
17 183 (0.79%) Financial Institution
18 181 (0.78%) French Language
19 96 (0.42%) Electronics
20 90 (0.39%) German Language
Job Titles
1 6722 (29.08%) Developer
2 3395 (14.69%) Analyst
3 2845 (12.31%) Consultant
4 2234 (9.66%) Architect
5 2178 (9.42%) Java Developer
6 1890 (8.18%) DBA
7 1387 (6.00%) Oracle DBA
8 1190 (5.15%) Senior Developer
9 1172 (5.07%) Support Analyst
10 1072 (4.64%) Applications Support
11 1069 (4.62%) Oracle Consultant
12 1055 (4.56%) Administrator
13 887 (3.84%) Solutions Architect
14 804 (3.48%) Oracle Developer
15 773 (3.34%) Software Engineer
16 694 (3.00%) C# Developer
17 672 (2.91%) Business Analyst
18 641 (2.77%) Software Developer
19 594 (2.57%) .NET Developer
20 589 (2.55%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3390 (14.67%) .NET
2 2982 (12.90%) XML
3 2916 (12.62%) HTML
4 2296 (9.93%) Web Services
5 2193 (9.49%) J2EE
6 2094 (9.06%) Spring
7 1959 (8.48%) CSS
8 1550 (6.71%) Middleware
9 1491 (6.45%) Hibernate
10 1238 (5.36%) ASP.NET
11 1019 (4.41%) Oracle Fusion
12 950 (4.11%) jQuery
13 918 (3.97%) SOAP
14 710 (3.07%) JSP
15 635 (2.75%) HTML5
16 633 (2.74%) JMS
17 617 (2.67%) Java EE
18 609 (2.63%) .NET Framework
19 596 (2.58%) XSLT
20 594 (2.57%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 2066 (8.94%) Analytical Skills
2 1476 (6.39%) Computer Science
3 913 (3.95%) Enterprise Software
4 770 (3.33%) Management Information System
5 597 (2.58%) Clustering
6 592 (2.56%) Open Source
7 503 (2.18%) Mathematics
8 490 (2.12%) Data Integration
9 486 (2.10%) Replication
10 286 (1.24%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 254 (1.10%) Equities
12 238 (1.03%) Client/Server
13 232 (1.00%) Mainframe
14 224 (0.97%) N-Tier
14 224 (0.97%) Derivative
15 215 (0.93%) Statistics
16 204 (0.88%) Mobile App
17 203 (0.88%) Fixed Income
18 179 (0.77%) Visualisation
19 174 (0.75%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 5087 (22.01%) Linux
2 4449 (19.25%) UNIX
3 4059 (17.56%) Windows
4 1158 (5.01%) Solaris
5 784 (3.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 754 (3.26%) Windows Server 2008
7 571 (2.47%) Windows Server 2003
8 512 (2.22%) AIX
9 371 (1.61%) Apple iOS
10 303 (1.31%) Windows Server 2012
11 290 (1.25%) Windows 7
12 277 (1.20%) Android
13 254 (1.10%) HPUX
14 208 (0.90%) Windows XP
15 189 (0.82%) Oracle Linux
16 167 (0.72%) CentOS
17 147 (0.64%) Ubuntu
18 103 (0.45%) SUSE
19 83 (0.36%) Windows 8
20 54 (0.23%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 4267 (18.46%) Agile Software Development
2 3124 (13.52%) Business Intelligence
3 1882 (8.14%) ETL
4 1872 (8.10%) Project Management
5 1849 (8.00%) ITIL
6 1789 (7.74%) SOA
7 1705 (7.38%) Software Engineering
8 1611 (6.97%) Scrum
9 1577 (6.82%) ERP
10 1565 (6.77%) OO
11 1501 (6.49%) E-Commerce
12 1466 (6.34%) Performance Tuning
13 1409 (6.10%) CRM
14 1250 (5.41%) TDD
15 1153 (4.99%) MVC
16 1102 (4.77%) Data Modelling
17 1045 (4.52%) Analytics
18 1036 (4.48%) Mentoring
19 1029 (4.45%) Migration
20 826 (3.57%) UML
Programming Languages
1 11378 (49.22%) SQL
2 7191 (31.11%) Java
3 3570 (15.44%) PL/SQL
4 2919 (12.63%) JavaScript
5 2592 (11.21%) C#
6 1404 (6.07%) C++
7 1243 (5.38%) Shell Script
8 1024 (4.43%) Perl
9 856 (3.70%) T-SQL
10 812 (3.51%) Python
11 755 (3.27%) C
12 750 (3.24%) PHP
13 657 (2.84%) VB
14 517 (2.24%) VB.NET
15 429 (1.86%) Bash Shell
16 358 (1.55%) VBA
17 335 (1.45%) Ruby
18 277 (1.20%) PowerShell
19 212 (0.92%) VBScript
20 189 (0.82%) VB6
Qualifications
1 3417 (14.78%) Degree
2 1267 (5.48%) Security Cleared
3 792 (3.43%) SC Cleared
4 348 (1.51%) Oracle Certification
5 302 (1.31%) Microsoft Certification
6 290 (1.25%) ISEB
7 271 (1.17%) ITIL Certification
8 261 (1.13%) DV Cleared
9 191 (0.83%) OCP
10 156 (0.67%) ACCA
11 150 (0.65%) MCSE
12 143 (0.62%) PhD
13 116 (0.50%) PMI Certification
14 115 (0.50%) CISSP
14 115 (0.50%) ISTQB
15 112 (0.48%) Cisco Certification
16 104 (0.45%) CIMA
17 100 (0.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
18 99 (0.43%) PMP
19 93 (0.40%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 983 (4.25%) QA
2 634 (2.74%) SLA
3 250 (1.08%) ISO 9001
4 228 (0.99%) Data Quality
5 120 (0.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 93 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 79 (0.34%) PCI DSS
8 58 (0.25%) HL7
9 48 (0.21%) ISO 8583
10 32 (0.14%) COBIT
11 28 (0.12%) EMIR
11 28 (0.12%) Dodd-Frank
12 23 (0.100%) Basel II
13 17 (0.074%) GAMP
14 16 (0.069%) UCITS
15 15 (0.065%) Solvency II
16 13 (0.056%) Basel III
17 11 (0.048%) DICOM
18 10 (0.043%) ISO 9000
19 9 (0.039%) GAAP
System Software
1 1132 (4.90%) Oracle RAC
2 835 (3.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 674 (2.92%) Active Directory
4 663 (2.87%) Oracle RMAN
5 240 (1.04%) Hyper-V
6 198 (0.86%) vSphere
7 134 (0.58%) NFS
8 132 (0.57%) XenApp
9 120 (0.52%) VMware ESX
10 92 (0.40%) Xen
11 60 (0.26%) HDFS
12 57 (0.25%) EMC RecoverPoint
12 57 (0.25%) KVM
13 52 (0.22%) SRDF
14 49 (0.21%) UAG
14 49 (0.21%) XenDesktop
15 47 (0.20%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
16 41 (0.18%) VMware ESXi
17 40 (0.17%) Apache ZooKeeper
17 40 (0.17%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 848 (3.67%) Data Guard
2 323 (1.40%) Puppet
3 318 (1.38%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 264 (1.14%) Nagios
5 220 (0.95%) Tivoli
6 210 (0.91%) Opscode Chef
7 128 (0.55%) SCCM
8 113 (0.49%) NetBackup
9 108 (0.47%) SCOM
10 103 (0.45%) HP Quality Center
11 97 (0.42%) Oracle Identity Management
12 93 (0.40%) OpenView
13 75 (0.32%) EMC NetWorker
14 69 (0.30%) Control-M
15 59 (0.26%) Tivoli Monitoring
16 58 (0.25%) Ansible
17 56 (0.24%) Opsview
18 55 (0.24%) CFEngine
18 55 (0.24%) Cacti
19 54 (0.23%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 3250 (14.06%) Microsoft
2 1898 (8.21%) SAP
3 1551 (6.71%) IBM
4 1207 (5.22%) VMware
5 1140 (4.93%) JBoss
6 1097 (4.75%) Red Hat
7 878 (3.80%) Informatica
7 878 (3.80%) Sybase
8 812 (3.51%) Business Objects
9 731 (3.16%) HP
10 717 (3.10%) Cognos
11 583 (2.52%) Cisco
11 583 (2.52%) Hyperion
12 546 (2.36%) Citrix
13 428 (1.85%) Siebel
14 406 (1.76%) Sun
15 392 (1.70%) EMC
16 365 (1.58%) Salesforce.com
17 343 (1.48%) TIBCO
18 306 (1.32%) NetApp
Preston, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Parham Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum Maximum £40,000 plus discretionary b
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Parham Consulting
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum £25,000 - £40,000 plus bonus and goo
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Parham Consulting
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum £20,000 - £30,000 plus bonus and ben
Posted: 12 hours ago
Canterbury, Kent
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Colchester, Essex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Nottinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £40000 - £43500 per annum + bonus + great bens
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Energon Technology
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum bonus and benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £2000 - £27000 per annum + Training
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
NST Ltd
Salary: £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago