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 20 August 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle
Rank 22 7 7
Rank change year-on-year
-15 0
Permanent jobs citing Oracle 59 88 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 11.32% 23.85% 28.15%
As % of the Vendors category 17.93% 40.93% 40.38%
Number of salaries quoted 32 57 40
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £35,900 £37,250
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
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
329 215 260
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 63.15% 58.27% 69.71%
Number of salaries quoted 224 153 154
Average salary £46,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.23% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 20 August 2014.

Oracle Salary Histogram in Watford

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 20 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.

1 122 (76.73%) UNIX
2 107 (67.30%) Linux
3 99 (62.26%) Finance
4 96 (60.38%) SQL
5 73 (45.91%) AIX
6 72 (45.28%) Java
7 63 (39.62%) Degree
8 60 (37.74%) J2EE
9 58 (36.48%) Windows
10 54 (33.96%) Tomcat
11 49 (30.82%) IBM
11 49 (30.82%) WebSphere
12 48 (30.19%) E-Commerce
13 47 (29.56%) Retail
14 46 (28.93%) Solaris
15 45 (28.30%) WebSphere Application Server
16 44 (27.67%) Shell Script
17 43 (27.04%) IIS
17 43 (27.04%) Perl
18 42 (26.42%) HTML
18 42 (26.42%) DB2
19 41 (25.79%) HTTP
19 41 (25.79%) Manufacturing
19 41 (25.79%) IBM HTTP Server
19 41 (25.79%) Relational Database
20 39 (24.53%) Banking
20 39 (24.53%) JDBC
21 36 (22.64%) Microsoft
21 36 (22.64%) RDBMS
21 36 (22.64%) Middleware

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 20 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 (33.96%) Tomcat
2 49 (30.82%) WebSphere
3 45 (28.30%) WebSphere Application Server
4 43 (27.04%) IIS
5 41 (25.79%) IBM HTTP Server
6 32 (20.13%) MQSeries
7 15 (9.43%) Apache
8 11 (6.92%) Tuxedo
9 8 (5.03%) WebLogic
10 4 (2.52%) iPlanet
10 4 (2.52%) GlassFish
11 3 (1.89%) Liferay
12 2 (1.26%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 2 (1.26%) WebLogic Portal
12 2 (1.26%) Exchange Server 2003
12 2 (1.26%) MS Exchange
13 1 (0.63%) SAS
13 1 (0.63%) CMS
Applications
1 33 (20.75%) MS Office
2 4 (2.52%) Photoshop
3 2 (1.26%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.63%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.63%) SPSS
4 1 (0.63%) Fireworks
4 1 (0.63%) AutoCAD
4 1 (0.63%) 3ds Max
4 1 (0.63%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 7 (4.40%) Fredhopper
Communications & Networking
1 41 (25.79%) HTTP
2 34 (21.38%) FTP
3 9 (5.66%) Internet
4 5 (3.14%) ATM
5 4 (2.52%) SSL
5 4 (2.52%) SAN
6 3 (1.89%) NAS
6 3 (1.89%) Fibre Channel
7 2 (1.26%) VLAN
7 2 (1.26%) VPN
7 2 (1.26%) LDAP
8 1 (0.63%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (26.42%) DB2
2 41 (25.79%) Relational Database
3 36 (22.64%) RDBMS
4 28 (17.61%) Informix
5 20 (12.58%) Oracle Database
6 12 (7.55%) SQL Server
7 10 (6.29%) Oracle Database 11g
8 8 (5.03%) MySQL
9 6 (3.77%) Data Mining
9 6 (3.77%) Oracle Database 10g
10 4 (2.52%) Oracle Reports
10 4 (2.52%) Oracle9i Database
10 4 (2.52%) Oracle Database 12c
11 3 (1.89%) Big Data
12 2 (1.26%) BusinessObjects
12 2 (1.26%) SAP Data Services
12 2 (1.26%) NonStop SQL
13 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2005
13 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2008
13 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 23 (14.47%) Eclipse
2 15 (9.43%) Maven
3 9 (5.66%) Rational Application Developer
4 8 (5.03%) JUnit
5 7 (4.40%) Ant
6 6 (3.77%) Subversion
7 5 (3.14%) Oracle Forms
7 5 (3.14%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
8 2 (1.26%) Dreamweaver
9 1 (0.63%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.63%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 1 (0.63%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 99 (62.26%) Finance
2 47 (29.56%) Retail
3 41 (25.79%) Manufacturing
4 39 (24.53%) Banking
5 6 (3.77%) Marketing
6 2 (1.26%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.63%) Games
Job Titles
1 64 (40.25%) Analyst
2 45 (28.30%) Developer
3 34 (21.38%) Support Analyst
4 32 (20.13%) Programmer
5 31 (19.50%) Operations Analyst
5 31 (19.50%) Operations Support Analyst
6 24 (15.09%) Junior
7 17 (10.69%) Consultant
8 16 (10.06%) C++ Developer
8 16 (10.06%) Junior Analyst
9 15 (9.43%) Java Developer
9 15 (9.43%) Junior Support Analyst
10 12 (7.55%) Architect
11 11 (6.92%) Software Developer
11 11 (6.92%) Analyst Programmer
12 10 (6.29%) C++ Software Developer
13 9 (5.66%) Team Leader
13 9 (5.66%) C Developer
13 9 (5.66%) C Programmer
13 9 (5.66%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (37.74%) J2EE
2 42 (26.42%) HTML
3 39 (24.53%) JDBC
4 36 (22.64%) Middleware
5 30 (18.87%) XML
6 24 (15.09%) CSS
7 20 (12.58%) Struts
7 20 (12.58%) JSP
8 18 (11.32%) Spring
9 17 (10.69%) Web Services
10 15 (9.43%) .NET
11 12 (7.55%) jQuery
12 11 (6.92%) Hibernate
13 7 (4.40%) Spring MVC
13 7 (4.40%) JPA
13 7 (4.40%) HTML5
13 7 (4.40%) XHTML
14 5 (3.14%) JMS
14 5 (3.14%) JSTL
15 4 (2.52%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 35 (22.01%) Computer Science
2 5 (3.14%) EFT
2 5 (3.14%) Management Information System
3 4 (2.52%) Open Source
3 4 (2.52%) Replication
4 2 (1.26%) Tandem
4 2 (1.26%) e-Health
4 2 (1.26%) PKI
4 2 (1.26%) AS400
5 1 (0.63%) Social Media
5 1 (0.63%) Statistics
5 1 (0.63%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 122 (76.73%) UNIX
2 107 (67.30%) Linux
3 73 (45.91%) AIX
4 58 (36.48%) Windows
5 46 (28.93%) Solaris
6 29 (18.24%) HPUX
7 5 (3.14%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (1.89%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (1.89%) Windows 2000
9 2 (1.26%) Oracle Linux
10 1 (0.63%) CentOS
10 1 (0.63%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.63%) SUSE
10 1 (0.63%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.63%) Android
10 1 (0.63%) Windows NT
10 1 (0.63%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.63%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (30.19%) E-Commerce
2 26 (16.35%) Software Engineering
3 23 (14.47%) ITIL
4 20 (12.58%) MVC
5 19 (11.95%) Problem Management
6 13 (8.18%) Web Development
7 12 (7.55%) TDD
8 11 (6.92%) Migration
9 10 (6.29%) OO
10 7 (4.40%) Validation
10 7 (4.40%) Change Management
10 7 (4.40%) Data Migration
10 7 (4.40%) Performance Tuning
11 5 (3.14%) Test Strategy
11 5 (3.14%) Test Scripting
11 5 (3.14%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (3.14%) Regression Testing
11 5 (3.14%) RAD
11 5 (3.14%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (3.14%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 96 (60.38%) SQL
2 72 (45.28%) Java
3 44 (27.67%) Shell Script
4 43 (27.04%) Perl
5 33 (20.75%) C
6 32 (20.13%) JavaScript
7 30 (18.87%) C++
8 22 (13.84%) Bash Shell
9 13 (8.18%) Python
10 10 (6.29%) C#
11 8 (5.03%) VB.NET
12 5 (3.14%) PL/SQL
13 4 (2.52%) Jython
14 3 (1.89%) PHP
15 2 (1.26%) VB
16 1 (0.63%) ActionScript
16 1 (0.63%) R
Qualifications
1 63 (39.62%) Degree
2 5 (3.14%) Sun Certification
3 3 (1.89%) IBM Certification
4 2 (1.26%) MCP
5 1 (0.63%) CISSP
5 1 (0.63%) OCA
5 1 (0.63%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (0.63%) MBA
5 1 (0.63%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.14%) QA
2 1 (0.63%) Data Quality
System Software
1 10 (6.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (5.03%) Oracle RAC
3 4 (2.52%) Hyper-V
3 4 (2.52%) SRDF
3 4 (2.52%) EMC RecoverPoint
3 4 (2.52%) Active Directory
3 4 (2.52%) Oracle RMAN
4 3 (1.89%) NFS
5 2 (1.26%) RACF
5 2 (1.26%) ACF2
6 1 (0.63%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 5 (3.14%) Tivoli
2 3 (1.89%) BMC Performance Manager
2 3 (1.89%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 2 (1.26%) CA Spectrum
3 2 (1.26%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 2 (1.26%) Tivoli Identity Manager
4 1 (0.63%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 49 (30.82%) IBM
2 36 (22.64%) Microsoft
3 19 (11.95%) HP
4 10 (6.29%) JBoss
4 10 (6.29%) VMware
5 9 (5.66%) Adobe
5 9 (5.66%) Perforce
6 8 (5.03%) SAP
7 7 (4.40%) EMC
7 7 (4.40%) Endeca
7 7 (4.40%) hybris
7 7 (4.40%) Demandware
7 7 (4.40%) Hitachi
7 7 (4.40%) ATG
8 6 (3.77%) Cisco
9 5 (3.14%) Sybase
9 5 (3.14%) Sun
9 5 (3.14%) Red Hat
10 4 (2.52%) NetApp
10 4 (2.52%) NetIQ
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