The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Oracle products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Wakefield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Oracle over the 3 months to 18 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 Wakefield 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle
Rank 23 33 19
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -14
Permanent jobs citing Oracle 2 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 1.77% 1.99% 2.44%
As % of the Vendors category 2.30% 2.88% 4.76%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 1
Average salary - £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -17.64%
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -
Vendors Category
Wakefield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
87 104 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 76.99% 68.87% 51.22%
Number of salaries quoted 81 92 37
Average salary £30,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £20,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Oracle
West Yorkshire

Oracle
Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

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

Oracle Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

Oracle
Salary Trend in Wakefield

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

Oracle Salary Trend in Wakefield

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Wakefield 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 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (60.00%) IIS
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (40.00%) Publishing
3 2 (40.00%) Change Control
3 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) Degree
3 2 (40.00%) QA
3 2 (40.00%) VB.NET
3 2 (40.00%) UNIX
3 2 (40.00%) Citrix
3 2 (40.00%) DHCP
3 2 (40.00%) DNS
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) Process Management
4 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (20.00%) Wireless
4 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (20.00%) ISEB
4 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (20.00%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (20.00%) Intranet

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Wakefield 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 3 (60.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (60.00%) IIS
2 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle 11i
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) DHCP
1 2 (40.00%) DNS
2 1 (20.00%) Wireless
2 1 (20.00%) Intranet
2 1 (20.00%) Internet
2 1 (20.00%) MPLS
2 1 (20.00%) LAN
2 1 (20.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (20.00%) Selenium
General
1 2 (40.00%) Publishing
2 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Head of IT
1 1 (20.00%) Head of Infrastructure
1 1 (20.00%) QA Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) Middleware
2 1 (20.00%) Web Services
2 1 (20.00%) Ajax
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (40.00%) UNIX
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (20.00%) Linux
4 1 (20.00%) Windows 2000
4 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
4 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Change Control
1 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Process Management
2 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (20.00%) Six Sigma
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Test Management
2 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (20.00%) IT Governance
2 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (20.00%) Scrum
2 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (40.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) ISEB
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (20.00%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Server
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (20.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) VMware
1 2 (40.00%) Citrix
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft