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 30 January 2015 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle
Rank 13 10 5
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -5
Permanent jobs citing Oracle 77 71 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 14.72% 17.44% 24.53%
As % of the Vendors category 25.33% 33.33% 47.77%
Number of salaries quoted 47 45 49
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £28,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
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
304 213 247
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 58.13% 52.33% 51.35%
Number of salaries quoted 203 152 163
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £58,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,650 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.62% -

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 30 January 2015.

Oracle Salary Histogram in Watford

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 95 (56.55%) SQL
2 89 (52.98%) Java
2 89 (52.98%) Linux
3 86 (51.19%) UNIX
4 80 (47.62%) J2EE
5 70 (41.67%) Finance
6 63 (37.50%) HTML
6 63 (37.50%) E-Commerce
7 59 (35.12%) Retail
8 56 (33.33%) JavaScript
9 54 (32.14%) Windows
10 52 (30.95%) CSS
11 48 (28.57%) DB2
12 45 (26.79%) IBM
13 44 (26.19%) Tomcat
14 43 (25.60%) AIX
15 41 (24.40%) Software Engineering
15 41 (24.40%) Degree
15 41 (24.40%) WebSphere
15 41 (24.40%) Relational Database
16 40 (23.81%) Solaris
17 37 (22.02%) Analytical Skills
18 36 (21.43%) WebSphere Application Server
18 36 (21.43%) Content Management
19 35 (20.83%) MySQL
19 35 (20.83%) HTTP
20 34 (20.24%) Microsoft
20 34 (20.24%) RDBMS
21 33 (19.64%) Shell Script
22 32 (19.05%) IIS

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 44 (26.19%) Tomcat
2 41 (24.40%) WebSphere
3 36 (21.43%) WebSphere Application Server
4 32 (19.05%) IIS
5 29 (17.26%) MQSeries
6 25 (14.88%) IBM HTTP Server
7 16 (9.52%) Adobe CQ
8 13 (7.74%) Apache
9 11 (6.55%) JBoss
10 10 (5.95%) WebLogic
11 8 (4.76%) Oracle Application Server
12 4 (2.38%) SharePoint Server
13 3 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2003
13 3 (1.79%) Tuxedo
13 3 (1.79%) SAS
13 3 (1.79%) MS Exchange
14 1 (0.60%) SharePoint
14 1 (0.60%) iPlanet
14 1 (0.60%) Oracle HTTP Server
14 1 (0.60%) Lync
Applications
1 21 (12.50%) MS Office
2 11 (6.55%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.79%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 10 (5.95%) RiskWrite
2 6 (3.57%) Oracle General Ledger
2 6 (3.57%) Oracle iProcurement
2 6 (3.57%) Oracle Assets
2 6 (3.57%) Oracle Internet Expenses
2 6 (3.57%) Oracle Payables
3 4 (2.38%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 4 (2.38%) Oracle Financials
4 3 (1.79%) Maximo
4 3 (1.79%) CA Clarity
5 2 (1.19%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (1.19%) Oracle Cash Management
5 2 (1.19%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 35 (20.83%) HTTP
2 23 (13.69%) Internet
3 21 (12.50%) FTP
4 8 (4.76%) Firewall
5 6 (3.57%) SAN
6 4 (2.38%) SNMP
6 4 (2.38%) LDAP
7 3 (1.79%) VLAN
7 3 (1.79%) Fibre Channel
7 3 (1.79%) NAS
8 2 (1.19%) PuTTY
8 2 (1.19%) WinSCP
8 2 (1.19%) SSH
9 1 (0.60%) VPN
9 1 (0.60%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (28.57%) DB2
2 41 (24.40%) Relational Database
3 35 (20.83%) MySQL
4 34 (20.24%) RDBMS
5 29 (17.26%) SQL Server
6 17 (10.12%) Oracle Database
7 14 (8.33%) Oracle Database 11g
8 10 (5.95%) PostgreSQL
9 7 (4.17%) Oracle Database 10g
9 7 (4.17%) QlikView
10 6 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
10 6 (3.57%) SQL Server 2005
11 4 (2.38%) JasperReports
12 3 (1.79%) NonStop SQL
12 3 (1.79%) Oracle9i Database
12 3 (1.79%) Data Mining
13 2 (1.19%) Big Data
13 2 (1.19%) Oracle Reports
14 1 (0.60%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 15 (8.93%) Eclipse
1 15 (8.93%) JUnit
1 15 (8.93%) Subversion
2 13 (7.74%) Rational Application Developer
3 11 (6.55%) Oracle APEX
4 10 (5.95%) Maven
4 10 (5.95%) Log4j
4 10 (5.95%) Ant
5 5 (2.98%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
5 5 (2.98%) Toad
6 2 (1.19%) Selenium
6 2 (1.19%) JIRA
7 1 (0.60%) Visual Studio
General
1 70 (41.67%) Finance
2 59 (35.12%) Retail
3 24 (14.29%) Manufacturing
4 23 (13.69%) Banking
5 5 (2.98%) Games
6 3 (1.79%) Marketing
7 2 (1.19%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 65 (38.69%) Analyst
2 63 (37.50%) Developer
3 31 (18.45%) Support Analyst
4 20 (11.90%) Java Developer
5 18 (10.71%) Operations Support Analyst
5 18 (10.71%) Operations Analyst
6 16 (9.52%) Oracle Analyst
7 14 (8.33%) Lead Developer
7 14 (8.33%) Applications Developer
7 14 (8.33%) Business Analyst
8 13 (7.74%) Consultant
8 13 (7.74%) C++ Developer
9 12 (7.14%) Architect
10 11 (6.55%) Oracle Developer
10 11 (6.55%) Developer Analyst
10 11 (6.55%) Java/J2EE Developer
11 10 (5.95%) C++ Software Developer
11 10 (5.95%) Software Developer
11 10 (5.95%) Administrator
12 8 (4.76%) Systems Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (47.62%) J2EE
2 63 (37.50%) HTML
3 52 (30.95%) CSS
4 29 (17.26%) JSP
5 27 (16.07%) JDBC
6 24 (14.29%) Middleware
7 23 (13.69%) XML
8 20 (11.90%) Servlets
8 20 (11.90%) SOAP
9 16 (9.52%) REST
10 15 (8.93%) JMS
10 15 (8.93%) Struts
11 14 (8.33%) Spring
11 14 (8.33%) Hibernate
11 14 (8.33%) Web Services
12 11 (6.55%) .NET
13 10 (5.95%) jQuery
13 10 (5.95%) JSON
13 10 (5.95%) XMLBeans
13 10 (5.95%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 37 (22.02%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (9.52%) Computer Science
3 10 (5.95%) Enterprise Software
3 10 (5.95%) Web 2.0
3 10 (5.95%) Management Information System
4 8 (4.76%) Clustering
5 6 (3.57%) Replication
5 6 (3.57%) e-Health
6 3 (1.79%) PKI
6 3 (1.79%) Statistics
6 3 (1.79%) Tandem
6 3 (1.79%) AS400
7 2 (1.19%) Online Gambling
8 1 (0.60%) E-Learning
8 1 (0.60%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 89 (52.98%) Linux
2 86 (51.19%) UNIX
3 54 (32.14%) Windows
4 43 (25.60%) AIX
5 40 (23.81%) Solaris
6 26 (15.48%) HPUX
7 10 (5.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (3.57%) Windows 7
8 6 (3.57%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.60%) Windows 2000
9 1 (0.60%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.60%) zOS
9 1 (0.60%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (37.50%) E-Commerce
2 41 (24.40%) Software Engineering
3 36 (21.43%) Content Management
4 31 (18.45%) ITIL
5 30 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
6 26 (15.48%) OO
6 26 (15.48%) Problem Management
7 16 (9.52%) Quality Management
7 16 (9.52%) OOP
8 15 (8.93%) MVC
9 13 (7.74%) Business Intelligence
10 11 (6.55%) Data Modelling
10 11 (6.55%) Systems Analysis
10 11 (6.55%) Business Analysis
10 11 (6.55%) Use Case
10 11 (6.55%) QMS
11 10 (5.95%) System Testing
12 9 (5.36%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 9 (5.36%) Waterfall
13 8 (4.76%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 95 (56.55%) SQL
2 89 (52.98%) Java
3 56 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 33 (19.64%) Shell Script
5 32 (19.05%) Bash Shell
6 31 (18.45%) Perl
7 19 (11.31%) PL/SQL
7 19 (11.31%) C++
8 11 (6.55%) C
9 10 (5.95%) XPath
10 8 (4.76%) VB
11 7 (4.17%) C#
12 6 (3.57%) T-SQL
13 3 (1.79%) VBScript
13 3 (1.79%) R
14 2 (1.19%) Python
14 2 (1.19%) VB.NET
15 1 (0.60%) Jython
Qualifications
1 41 (24.40%) Degree
2 15 (8.93%) Sun Certification
3 6 (3.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 6 (3.57%) ISEB
3 6 (3.57%) ISTQB
4 3 (1.79%) PMP
4 3 (1.79%) PMI Certification
4 3 (1.79%) IBM Certification
4 3 (1.79%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.55%) ISO 9001
2 2 (1.19%) QA
System Software
1 16 (9.52%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.98%) Oracle RAC
3 4 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.38%) Hyper-V
3 4 (2.38%) Oracle RMAN
4 3 (1.79%) RACF
4 3 (1.79%) NFS
4 3 (1.79%) ACF2
4 3 (1.79%) SRDF
4 3 (1.79%) EMC RecoverPoint
4 3 (1.79%) Tivoli Directory Server
5 1 (0.60%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.60%) XenApp
5 1 (0.60%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (4.17%) Tivoli
2 6 (3.57%) CA Spectrum
2 6 (3.57%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 4 (2.38%) CA Wily
3 4 (2.38%) Data Guard
3 4 (2.38%) Tivoli Identity Manager
4 3 (1.79%) Novell Identity Manager
4 3 (1.79%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (0.60%) SCCM
5 1 (0.60%) BMC Performance Manager
Vendors
1 45 (26.79%) IBM
2 34 (20.24%) Microsoft
3 20 (11.90%) Sun
4 19 (11.31%) hybris
5 16 (9.52%) DataCash
5 16 (9.52%) Ogone
5 16 (9.52%) Demandware
6 15 (8.93%) ATG
7 14 (8.33%) Red Hat
8 11 (6.55%) HP
8 11 (6.55%) Business Objects
9 10 (5.95%) Interwoven
10 9 (5.36%) CA
10 9 (5.36%) Cognos
11 8 (4.76%) EnterpriseDB
12 7 (4.17%) VMware
13 6 (3.57%) NetQoS
14 5 (2.98%) SAP
14 5 (2.98%) Cisco
15 4 (2.38%) Citrix
Watford, Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £65,000 to £80,000 per annum including Excellent Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £19,000 to £23,000 per annum including Excellent Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £45000 - £47000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
BrightHouse
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 15 days ago