The first table below looks at the demand 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 August 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 Watford 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle
Rank 24 7 9
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +2
Permanent jobs citing Oracle 61 80 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 10.43% 24.32% 26.59%
As % of the Vendors category 15.80% 38.65% 39.15%
Number of salaries quoted 34 50 33
Average salary £41,250 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.12% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £33,850 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Vendors Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
386 207 235
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 65.98% 62.92% 67.92%
Number of salaries quoted 262 145 140
Average salary £45,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,050 £26,350 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £57,150
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Oracle
Hertfordshire

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 August 2014.

Oracle Salary Histogram in Watford

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 1 August 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.

1 127 (76.05%) UNIX
2 113 (67.66%) Linux
3 107 (64.07%) Finance
4 98 (58.68%) SQL
5 78 (46.71%) Java
6 74 (44.31%) AIX
7 66 (39.52%) Degree
8 59 (35.33%) Windows
8 59 (35.33%) J2EE
9 54 (32.34%) Tomcat
10 50 (29.94%) E-Commerce
10 50 (29.94%) WebSphere
10 50 (29.94%) Retail
11 49 (29.34%) IBM
12 48 (28.74%) WebSphere Application Server
13 45 (26.95%) Shell Script
13 45 (26.95%) DB2
13 45 (26.95%) HTML
13 45 (26.95%) Solaris
13 45 (26.95%) Banking
13 45 (26.95%) Relational Database
14 44 (26.35%) Perl
15 43 (25.75%) IIS
15 43 (25.75%) Manufacturing
16 41 (24.55%) IBM HTTP Server
16 41 (24.55%) HTTP
17 40 (23.95%) RDBMS
17 40 (23.95%) Middleware
17 40 (23.95%) JDBC
18 39 (23.35%) Computer Science

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 54 (32.34%) Tomcat
2 50 (29.94%) WebSphere
3 48 (28.74%) WebSphere Application Server
4 43 (25.75%) IIS
5 41 (24.55%) IBM HTTP Server
6 36 (21.56%) MQSeries
7 15 (8.98%) Apache
8 11 (6.59%) Tuxedo
9 7 (4.19%) WebLogic
10 4 (2.40%) GlassFish
10 4 (2.40%) iPlanet
11 3 (1.80%) Liferay
12 2 (1.20%) WebLogic Portal
12 2 (1.20%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 1 (0.60%) CMS
13 1 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2003
13 1 (0.60%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 36 (21.56%) MS Office
2 6 (3.59%) Photoshop
3 3 (1.80%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (1.20%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.60%) 3ds Max
5 1 (0.60%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.60%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 7 (4.19%) Fredhopper
2 2 (1.20%) RiskWrite
Communications & Networking
1 41 (24.55%) HTTP
2 37 (22.16%) FTP
3 7 (4.19%) Internet
4 5 (2.99%) ATM
4 5 (2.99%) SAN
5 4 (2.40%) SSL
6 3 (1.80%) NAS
7 2 (1.20%) Fibre Channel
7 2 (1.20%) VPN
8 1 (0.60%) VLAN
8 1 (0.60%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (26.95%) DB2
1 45 (26.95%) Relational Database
2 40 (23.95%) RDBMS
3 32 (19.16%) Informix
4 18 (10.78%) Oracle Database
5 13 (7.78%) SQL Server
6 8 (4.79%) Oracle Database 11g
7 7 (4.19%) MySQL
8 6 (3.59%) Oracle Database 10g
9 5 (2.99%) Data Mining
10 4 (2.40%) Oracle Database 12c
10 4 (2.40%) Oracle Reports
10 4 (2.40%) Oracle9i Database
11 2 (1.20%) Big Data
11 2 (1.20%) SAP Data Services
11 2 (1.20%) BusinessObjects
12 1 (0.60%) NonStop SQL
12 1 (0.60%) SQL Server 2005
12 1 (0.60%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.60%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 24 (14.37%) Eclipse
2 17 (10.18%) Maven
3 8 (4.79%) Rational Application Developer
4 7 (4.19%) Ant
4 7 (4.19%) JUnit
5 5 (2.99%) Oracle Forms
6 4 (2.40%) Selenium
6 4 (2.40%) Dreamweaver
6 4 (2.40%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
7 3 (1.80%) Subversion
8 1 (0.60%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.60%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 1 (0.60%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 107 (64.07%) Finance
2 50 (29.94%) Retail
3 45 (26.95%) Banking
4 43 (25.75%) Manufacturing
5 7 (4.19%) Marketing
6 3 (1.80%) Games
6 3 (1.80%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.20%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.20%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 73 (43.71%) Analyst
2 47 (28.14%) Developer
3 39 (23.35%) Support Analyst
4 38 (22.75%) Programmer
5 34 (20.36%) Operations Analyst
5 34 (20.36%) Operations Support Analyst
6 25 (14.97%) Junior
7 19 (11.38%) Junior Analyst
8 18 (10.78%) Junior Support Analyst
9 17 (10.18%) C++ Developer
10 16 (9.58%) Java Developer
11 13 (7.78%) Consultant
12 12 (7.19%) Architect
12 12 (7.19%) Test Analyst
13 11 (6.59%) C Developer
13 11 (6.59%) C Programmer
13 11 (6.59%) Analyst Programmer
14 10 (5.99%) Java Programmer
15 9 (5.39%) Team Leader
15 9 (5.39%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (35.33%) J2EE
2 45 (26.95%) HTML
3 40 (23.95%) Middleware
3 40 (23.95%) JDBC
4 33 (19.76%) XML
5 23 (13.77%) CSS
6 21 (12.57%) JSP
6 21 (12.57%) Struts
7 20 (11.98%) Web Services
7 20 (11.98%) Spring
8 14 (8.38%) jQuery
9 13 (7.78%) Hibernate
9 13 (7.78%) .NET
10 8 (4.79%) XHTML
11 7 (4.19%) Spring MVC
11 7 (4.19%) JPA
11 7 (4.19%) HTML5
12 4 (2.40%) WebSphere Message Broker
12 4 (2.40%) WebSphere MQ
12 4 (2.40%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 39 (23.35%) Computer Science
2 5 (2.99%) EFT
2 5 (2.99%) Open Source
3 4 (2.40%) Management Information System
4 3 (1.80%) Replication
4 3 (1.80%) Graphic Design
4 3 (1.80%) Social Media
5 2 (1.20%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.20%) Symmetrix DMX
5 2 (1.20%) Celerra
5 2 (1.20%) CLARiiON
5 2 (1.20%) Symmetrix
5 2 (1.20%) EMC Centera
6 1 (0.60%) Equities
6 1 (0.60%) Fixed Income
6 1 (0.60%) AS400
6 1 (0.60%) Derivative
6 1 (0.60%) PKI
6 1 (0.60%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 127 (76.05%) UNIX
2 113 (67.66%) Linux
3 74 (44.31%) AIX
4 59 (35.33%) Windows
5 45 (26.95%) Solaris
6 31 (18.56%) HPUX
7 7 (4.19%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (2.99%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (1.80%) Windows 2000
10 2 (1.20%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (1.20%) Oracle Linux
11 1 (0.60%) SUSE
11 1 (0.60%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.60%) Windows NT
11 1 (0.60%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.60%) zOS
11 1 (0.60%) Android
11 1 (0.60%) CentOS
11 1 (0.60%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (29.94%) E-Commerce
2 28 (16.77%) Software Engineering
3 25 (14.97%) ITIL
4 21 (12.57%) Problem Management
5 17 (10.18%) MVC
6 14 (8.38%) TDD
7 12 (7.19%) OO
7 12 (7.19%) Web Development
8 10 (5.99%) Migration
9 9 (5.39%) Test Scripting
10 7 (4.19%) Change Management
10 7 (4.19%) Performance Tuning
11 6 (3.59%) Data Migration
11 6 (3.59%) Disaster Recovery
11 6 (3.59%) Validation
11 6 (3.59%) Web Design
12 5 (2.99%) Software Testing
12 5 (2.99%) Business Intelligence
12 5 (2.99%) Usability Testing
12 5 (2.99%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 98 (58.68%) SQL
2 78 (46.71%) Java
3 45 (26.95%) Shell Script
4 44 (26.35%) Perl
5 35 (20.96%) C
6 34 (20.36%) JavaScript
7 31 (18.56%) C++
8 23 (13.77%) Bash Shell
9 15 (8.98%) Python
10 8 (4.79%) C#
11 6 (3.59%) PL/SQL
11 6 (3.59%) VB.NET
12 4 (2.40%) PHP
12 4 (2.40%) Jython
13 1 (0.60%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 66 (39.52%) Degree
2 4 (2.40%) Sun Certification
3 2 (1.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (1.20%) IBM Certification
3 2 (1.20%) ISEB
3 2 (1.20%) MCP
3 2 (1.20%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.60%) MBA
4 1 (0.60%) OCA
4 1 (0.60%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (0.60%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.19%) QA
2 1 (0.60%) Data Quality
System Software
1 11 (6.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (4.79%) Oracle RAC
3 5 (2.99%) Hyper-V
4 4 (2.40%) Active Directory
4 4 (2.40%) Oracle RMAN
5 3 (1.80%) SRDF
5 3 (1.80%) EMC RecoverPoint
6 2 (1.20%) NFS
7 1 (0.60%) RACF
7 1 (0.60%) Tivoli Directory Server
7 1 (0.60%) ACF2
Systems Management
1 4 (2.40%) Tivoli
2 3 (1.80%) BMC Performance Manager
3 2 (1.20%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (0.60%) Tivoli Identity Manager
4 1 (0.60%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (0.60%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 49 (29.34%) IBM
2 38 (22.75%) Microsoft
3 21 (12.57%) HP
4 11 (6.59%) VMware
4 11 (6.59%) Adobe
5 10 (5.99%) JBoss
6 9 (5.39%) Perforce
7 8 (4.79%) EMC
8 7 (4.19%) Endeca
8 7 (4.19%) ATG
8 7 (4.19%) SAP
8 7 (4.19%) Cisco
8 7 (4.19%) Demandware
8 7 (4.19%) hybris
9 6 (3.59%) Hitachi
10 5 (2.99%) Sybase
10 5 (2.99%) NetApp
10 5 (2.99%) Red Hat
11 4 (2.40%) Dell
11 4 (2.40%) Sun
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