The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Oracle products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Oracle over the 3 months to 1 October 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle
Rank 9 8 9
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Permanent jobs citing Oracle 85 82 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 15.68% 21.81% 22.11%
As % of the Vendors category 25.68% 40.39% 35.10%
Number of salaries quoted 56 60 34
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £36,500 £32,250
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £63,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
Oracle
Hertfordshire

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

Vendors Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
331 203 245
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 61.07% 53.99% 62.98%
Number of salaries quoted 235 146 152
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -6.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%

Oracle
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

Oracle Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Oracle
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Oracle Salary Trend in Watford

Oracle
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Oracle across the Watford region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

Oracle Salary Histogram in Watford

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Watford 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.

1 114 (70.81%) UNIX
2 110 (68.32%) Finance
3 103 (63.98%) SQL
4 102 (63.35%) Linux
5 75 (46.58%) Java
6 68 (42.24%) J2EE
7 65 (40.37%) AIX
8 58 (36.02%) Windows
9 57 (35.40%) Retail
10 55 (34.16%) Tomcat
10 55 (34.16%) E-Commerce
11 54 (33.54%) Degree
12 53 (32.92%) WebSphere
13 51 (31.68%) IBM
14 50 (31.06%) WebSphere Application Server
15 49 (30.43%) Manufacturing
16 47 (29.19%) DB2
16 47 (29.19%) Solaris
17 45 (27.95%) HTTP
17 45 (27.95%) Analytical Skills
18 44 (27.33%) IIS
18 44 (27.33%) HTML
19 42 (26.09%) Shell Script
19 42 (26.09%) IBM HTTP Server
19 42 (26.09%) Relational Database
20 40 (24.84%) JDBC
21 39 (24.22%) Perl
22 36 (22.36%) Microsoft
23 35 (21.74%) Middleware
24 34 (21.12%) JavaScript

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Watford 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 55 (34.16%) Tomcat
2 53 (32.92%) WebSphere
3 50 (31.06%) WebSphere Application Server
4 44 (27.33%) IIS
5 42 (26.09%) IBM HTTP Server
6 34 (21.12%) MQSeries
7 14 (8.70%) Apache
8 9 (5.59%) Tuxedo
9 7 (4.35%) WebLogic
9 7 (4.35%) Adobe CQ
10 4 (2.48%) GlassFish
10 4 (2.48%) iPlanet
10 4 (2.48%) Oracle Application Server
11 3 (1.86%) SAS
12 2 (1.24%) Liferay
12 2 (1.24%) WebLogic Portal
12 2 (1.24%) MS Exchange
12 2 (1.24%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 2 (1.24%) Exchange Server 2003
13 1 (0.62%) SharePoint
Applications
1 31 (19.25%) MS Office
2 3 (1.86%) SPSS
3 2 (1.24%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.24%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.62%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (3.73%) RiskWrite
2 5 (3.11%) Oracle iProcurement
2 5 (3.11%) Oracle General Ledger
2 5 (3.11%) Oracle Payables
2 5 (3.11%) Oracle Assets
2 5 (3.11%) Oracle Internet Expenses
3 3 (1.86%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (1.24%) Oracle Cash Management
4 2 (1.24%) Fredhopper
4 2 (1.24%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (1.24%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 45 (27.95%) HTTP
2 32 (19.88%) FTP
3 15 (9.32%) Internet
4 4 (2.48%) Fibre Channel
4 4 (2.48%) NAS
4 4 (2.48%) SAN
4 4 (2.48%) ATM
4 4 (2.48%) SSL
4 4 (2.48%) Firewall
5 3 (1.86%) VLAN
6 2 (1.24%) LDAP
6 2 (1.24%) SNMP
6 2 (1.24%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (29.19%) DB2
2 42 (26.09%) Relational Database
3 33 (20.50%) RDBMS
4 14 (8.70%) MySQL
5 13 (8.07%) Informix
6 12 (7.45%) SQL Server
6 12 (7.45%) Oracle Database
7 7 (4.35%) Data Mining
8 6 (3.73%) Oracle Database 11g
8 6 (3.73%) PostgreSQL
9 5 (3.11%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (1.24%) Big Data
10 2 (1.24%) Oracle Database 10g
10 2 (1.24%) NonStop SQL
11 1 (0.62%) BusinessObjects
11 1 (0.62%) Oracle9i Database
11 1 (0.62%) Oracle Database 12c
11 1 (0.62%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 17 (10.56%) Eclipse
2 15 (9.32%) Rational Application Developer
3 12 (7.45%) JUnit
4 10 (6.21%) Subversion
5 8 (4.97%) Maven
6 7 (4.35%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
7 6 (3.73%) Oracle APEX
8 5 (3.11%) Ant
9 4 (2.48%) Oracle Forms
10 3 (1.86%) Log4j
11 2 (1.24%) Selenium
12 1 (0.62%) Visual Studio
General
1 110 (68.32%) Finance
2 57 (35.40%) Retail
3 49 (30.43%) Manufacturing
4 32 (19.88%) Banking
5 7 (4.35%) Marketing
6 3 (1.86%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.62%) Games
Job Titles
1 70 (43.48%) Analyst
2 48 (29.81%) Developer
3 37 (22.98%) Support Analyst
4 30 (18.63%) Operations Support Analyst
4 30 (18.63%) Operations Analyst
5 19 (11.80%) Junior
6 18 (11.18%) Consultant
7 17 (10.56%) Programmer
8 16 (9.94%) C++ Developer
9 15 (9.32%) Java Developer
9 15 (9.32%) Architect
10 12 (7.45%) Junior Analyst
11 11 (6.83%) Junior Support Analyst
11 11 (6.83%) Software Developer
11 11 (6.83%) Test Analyst
12 10 (6.21%) Oracle Analyst
12 10 (6.21%) C++ Software Developer
13 8 (4.97%) C Developer
13 8 (4.97%) Developer Analyst
13 8 (4.97%) Systems Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (42.24%) J2EE
2 44 (27.33%) HTML
3 40 (24.84%) JDBC
4 35 (21.74%) Middleware
5 31 (19.25%) CSS
6 27 (16.77%) XML
7 20 (12.42%) JSP
8 15 (9.32%) Struts
9 14 (8.70%) .NET
10 11 (6.83%) Servlets
11 10 (6.21%) Web Services
11 10 (6.21%) JMS
11 10 (6.21%) Spring
12 8 (4.97%) EJB
12 8 (4.97%) Hibernate
13 7 (4.35%) XHTML
13 7 (4.35%) SOAP
13 7 (4.35%) JSTL
13 7 (4.35%) jQuery
13 7 (4.35%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 45 (27.95%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (15.53%) Computer Science
3 10 (6.21%) Management Information System
4 6 (3.73%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (2.48%) Open Source
5 4 (2.48%) EFT
5 4 (2.48%) Replication
5 4 (2.48%) Clustering
5 4 (2.48%) e-Health
6 3 (1.86%) Web 2.0
6 3 (1.86%) Statistics
7 2 (1.24%) AS400
7 2 (1.24%) Tandem
7 2 (1.24%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 114 (70.81%) UNIX
2 102 (63.35%) Linux
3 65 (40.37%) AIX
4 58 (36.02%) Windows
5 47 (29.19%) Solaris
6 26 (16.15%) HPUX
7 4 (2.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (2.48%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (1.86%) Windows 2000
9 2 (1.24%) Oracle Linux
10 1 (0.62%) zOS
10 1 (0.62%) Android
10 1 (0.62%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.62%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (34.16%) E-Commerce
2 29 (18.01%) ITIL
3 26 (16.15%) Software Engineering
4 22 (13.66%) Problem Management
5 20 (12.42%) MVC
6 14 (8.70%) Content Management
7 12 (7.45%) Quality Management
8 9 (5.59%) Web Development
8 9 (5.59%) Migration
9 8 (4.97%) UML
10 7 (4.35%) Business Analysis
10 7 (4.35%) Systems Analysis
10 7 (4.35%) Validation
10 7 (4.35%) RAD
10 7 (4.35%) OO
10 7 (4.35%) Data Migration
10 7 (4.35%) Continuous Integration
11 6 (3.73%) Analytics
11 6 (3.73%) Integration Testing
11 6 (3.73%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 103 (63.98%) SQL
2 75 (46.58%) Java
3 42 (26.09%) Shell Script
4 39 (24.22%) Perl
5 34 (21.12%) JavaScript
6 31 (19.25%) Bash Shell
7 27 (16.77%) C++
8 26 (16.15%) C
9 9 (5.59%) PL/SQL
9 9 (5.59%) C#
10 8 (4.97%) Python
11 7 (4.35%) VB.NET
12 4 (2.48%) VB
12 4 (2.48%) Jython
13 3 (1.86%) XPath
13 3 (1.86%) PHP
13 3 (1.86%) R
Qualifications
1 54 (33.54%) Degree
2 10 (6.21%) Sun Certification
3 4 (2.48%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (2.48%) ISTQB
3 4 (2.48%) IBM Certification
3 4 (2.48%) ISEB
4 2 (1.24%) MCP
5 1 (0.62%) CISSP
5 1 (0.62%) OCA
5 1 (0.62%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (0.62%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.73%) QA
1 6 (3.73%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.62%) Data Quality
System Software
1 9 (5.59%) Active Directory
2 7 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (3.11%) Oracle RAC
4 4 (2.48%) SRDF
4 4 (2.48%) EMC RecoverPoint
4 4 (2.48%) Hyper-V
4 4 (2.48%) NFS
5 2 (1.24%) ACF2
5 2 (1.24%) RACF
6 1 (0.62%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (0.62%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.62%) XenApp
6 1 (0.62%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.62%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 5 (3.11%) Tivoli
2 4 (2.48%) CA Spectrum
2 4 (2.48%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 3 (1.86%) BMC Performance Manager
4 2 (1.24%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 2 (1.24%) CA Wily
4 2 (1.24%) Tivoli Identity Manager
5 1 (0.62%) SCCM
Vendors
1 51 (31.68%) IBM
2 36 (22.36%) Microsoft
3 17 (10.56%) HP
4 12 (7.45%) JBoss
5 10 (6.21%) Sun
6 8 (4.97%) Red Hat
7 7 (4.35%) VMware
7 7 (4.35%) SAP
7 7 (4.35%) Business Objects
8 6 (3.73%) hybris
9 5 (3.11%) Cisco
9 5 (3.11%) Hitachi
9 5 (3.11%) EMC
10 4 (2.48%) NetQoS
10 4 (2.48%) Fujitsu
10 4 (2.48%) EnterpriseDB
10 4 (2.48%) NetIQ
10 4 (2.48%) NetApp
10 4 (2.48%) CA
10 4 (2.48%) Brocade
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