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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle
Rank 24 7 8
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +1
Permanent jobs citing Oracle 62 70 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 10.58% 21.88% 25.65%
As % of the Vendors category 15.94% 35.53% 38.36%
Number of salaries quoted 33 42 29
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £32,650 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £51,750 £56,000
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
389 197 232
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 66.38% 61.56% 66.86%
Number of salaries quoted 268 138 135
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,400 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
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 25 July 2014.

Oracle Salary Histogram in Watford

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 126 (74.56%) UNIX
2 115 (68.05%) Linux
3 110 (65.09%) Finance
4 100 (59.17%) SQL
5 80 (47.34%) Java
6 75 (44.38%) AIX
7 67 (39.64%) Degree
8 59 (34.91%) Windows
8 59 (34.91%) J2EE
9 53 (31.36%) Tomcat
10 52 (30.77%) E-Commerce
10 52 (30.77%) Retail
11 51 (30.18%) WebSphere
11 51 (30.18%) IBM
12 50 (29.59%) WebSphere Application Server
13 48 (28.40%) HTML
14 47 (27.81%) DB2
15 46 (27.22%) Perl
16 45 (26.63%) Solaris
16 45 (26.63%) Manufacturing
16 45 (26.63%) Banking
16 45 (26.63%) Relational Database
17 44 (26.04%) Shell Script
18 42 (24.85%) Middleware
18 42 (24.85%) RDBMS
18 42 (24.85%) HTTP
18 42 (24.85%) IIS
18 42 (24.85%) IBM HTTP Server
19 41 (24.26%) Computer Science
19 41 (24.26%) JDBC

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 53 (31.36%) Tomcat
2 51 (30.18%) WebSphere
3 50 (29.59%) WebSphere Application Server
4 42 (24.85%) IIS
4 42 (24.85%) IBM HTTP Server
5 38 (22.49%) MQSeries
6 13 (7.69%) Apache
7 11 (6.51%) Tuxedo
8 6 (3.55%) WebLogic
9 4 (2.37%) GlassFish
9 4 (2.37%) iPlanet
10 3 (1.78%) Liferay
11 2 (1.18%) WebLogic Portal
11 2 (1.18%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 1 (0.59%) CMS
Applications
1 38 (22.49%) MS Office
2 7 (4.14%) Photoshop
3 4 (2.37%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (1.18%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.59%) Fireworks
5 1 (0.59%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.59%) 3ds Max
Business Applications
1 7 (4.14%) Fredhopper
2 3 (1.78%) RiskWrite
Communications & Networking
1 42 (24.85%) HTTP
2 39 (23.08%) FTP
3 6 (3.55%) Internet
4 5 (2.96%) ATM
4 5 (2.96%) SAN
5 4 (2.37%) SSL
6 3 (1.78%) NAS
7 2 (1.18%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (0.59%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (27.81%) DB2
2 45 (26.63%) Relational Database
3 42 (24.85%) RDBMS
4 34 (20.12%) Informix
5 17 (10.06%) Oracle Database
6 14 (8.28%) SQL Server
7 7 (4.14%) Oracle Database 11g
8 6 (3.55%) Oracle Database 10g
9 5 (2.96%) MySQL
9 5 (2.96%) Oracle Reports
9 5 (2.96%) Data Mining
10 4 (2.37%) Oracle Database 12c
10 4 (2.37%) Oracle9i Database
11 2 (1.18%) BusinessObjects
11 2 (1.18%) SAP Data Services
11 2 (1.18%) Big Data
12 1 (0.59%) SQL Server 2008
12 1 (0.59%) SQL Server 2000
12 1 (0.59%) JasperReports
12 1 (0.59%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 25 (14.79%) Eclipse
2 18 (10.65%) Maven
3 8 (4.73%) Rational Application Developer
4 7 (4.14%) Ant
4 7 (4.14%) JUnit
5 5 (2.96%) Dreamweaver
5 5 (2.96%) Oracle Forms
5 5 (2.96%) Selenium
6 4 (2.37%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
7 2 (1.18%) Subversion
8 1 (0.59%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.59%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 1 (0.59%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 110 (65.09%) Finance
2 52 (30.77%) Retail
3 45 (26.63%) Manufacturing
3 45 (26.63%) Banking
4 8 (4.73%) Marketing
5 4 (2.37%) Games
6 3 (1.78%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.18%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.18%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 74 (43.79%) Analyst
2 47 (27.81%) Developer
3 42 (24.85%) Support Analyst
4 40 (23.67%) Programmer
5 36 (21.30%) Operations Analyst
5 36 (21.30%) Operations Support Analyst
6 27 (15.98%) Junior
7 21 (12.43%) Junior Analyst
8 20 (11.83%) Junior Support Analyst
9 17 (10.06%) Java Developer
10 16 (9.47%) C++ Developer
11 12 (7.10%) Consultant
11 12 (7.10%) Architect
11 12 (7.10%) C Programmer
12 11 (6.51%) C Developer
12 11 (6.51%) Java Programmer
12 11 (6.51%) Test Analyst
12 11 (6.51%) Analyst Programmer
13 9 (5.33%) Software Developer
13 9 (5.33%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (34.91%) J2EE
2 48 (28.40%) HTML
3 42 (24.85%) Middleware
4 41 (24.26%) JDBC
5 34 (20.12%) XML
6 24 (14.20%) CSS
7 22 (13.02%) Spring
7 22 (13.02%) Struts
7 22 (13.02%) Web Services
7 22 (13.02%) JSP
8 15 (8.88%) Hibernate
8 15 (8.88%) jQuery
9 13 (7.69%) .NET
10 9 (5.33%) XHTML
11 7 (4.14%) JPA
11 7 (4.14%) Spring MVC
11 7 (4.14%) HTML5
12 4 (2.37%) WebSphere Message Broker
12 4 (2.37%) WebSphere MQ
12 4 (2.37%) JSTL
Miscellaneous
1 41 (24.26%) Computer Science
2 5 (2.96%) EFT
2 5 (2.96%) Open Source
3 4 (2.37%) Social Media
3 4 (2.37%) Graphic Design
4 3 (1.78%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (1.78%) Replication
5 2 (1.18%) CLARiiON
5 2 (1.18%) Symmetrix
5 2 (1.18%) EMC Centera
5 2 (1.18%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.18%) Celerra
5 2 (1.18%) Symmetrix DMX
6 1 (0.59%) Fixed Income
6 1 (0.59%) Equities
6 1 (0.59%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 126 (74.56%) UNIX
2 115 (68.05%) Linux
3 75 (44.38%) AIX
4 59 (34.91%) Windows
5 45 (26.63%) Solaris
6 32 (18.93%) HPUX
7 7 (4.14%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (2.96%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (1.78%) Windows 2000
10 2 (1.18%) Oracle Linux
10 2 (1.18%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.59%) CentOS
11 1 (0.59%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.59%) SUSE
11 1 (0.59%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.59%) Android
11 1 (0.59%) Windows NT
11 1 (0.59%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.59%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (30.77%) E-Commerce
2 29 (17.16%) Software Engineering
3 26 (15.38%) ITIL
4 22 (13.02%) Problem Management
5 17 (10.06%) MVC
6 15 (8.88%) TDD
7 13 (7.69%) OO
8 12 (7.10%) Web Development
9 10 (5.92%) Migration
9 10 (5.92%) Test Scripting
10 7 (4.14%) Performance Tuning
10 7 (4.14%) Change Management
10 7 (4.14%) Web Design
11 6 (3.55%) Disaster Recovery
11 6 (3.55%) Business Intelligence
11 6 (3.55%) Data Migration
12 5 (2.96%) Usability Testing
12 5 (2.96%) Test Strategy
13 4 (2.37%) Root Cause Analysis
13 4 (2.37%) Customer Engagement
Programming Languages
1 100 (59.17%) SQL
2 80 (47.34%) Java
3 46 (27.22%) Perl
4 44 (26.04%) Shell Script
5 36 (21.30%) JavaScript
6 35 (20.71%) C
7 31 (18.34%) C++
8 24 (14.20%) Bash Shell
9 16 (9.47%) Python
10 8 (4.73%) C#
11 6 (3.55%) PL/SQL
11 6 (3.55%) VB.NET
12 4 (2.37%) Jython
12 4 (2.37%) PHP
13 1 (0.59%) ActionScript
13 1 (0.59%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 67 (39.64%) Degree
2 4 (2.37%) Sun Certification
3 2 (1.18%) IBM Certification
3 2 (1.18%) MCP
3 2 (1.18%) ISEB
3 2 (1.18%) ISTQB
3 2 (1.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.59%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.59%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.14%) QA
2 1 (0.59%) Data Quality
System Software
1 9 (5.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (4.73%) Oracle RAC
3 5 (2.96%) Hyper-V
4 4 (2.37%) Active Directory
4 4 (2.37%) Oracle RMAN
5 3 (1.78%) SRDF
5 3 (1.78%) EMC RecoverPoint
6 2 (1.18%) NFS
Systems Management
1 3 (1.78%) Tivoli
1 3 (1.78%) BMC Performance Manager
2 2 (1.18%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 51 (30.18%) IBM
2 40 (23.67%) Microsoft
3 22 (13.02%) HP
4 12 (7.10%) Adobe
5 10 (5.92%) JBoss
6 9 (5.33%) Perforce
6 9 (5.33%) VMware
7 8 (4.73%) EMC
8 7 (4.14%) Endeca
8 7 (4.14%) ATG
8 7 (4.14%) hybris
8 7 (4.14%) Demandware
8 7 (4.14%) SAP
8 7 (4.14%) Cisco
9 6 (3.55%) Hitachi
9 6 (3.55%) Sybase
10 5 (2.96%) NetApp
10 5 (2.96%) Red Hat
11 4 (2.37%) Dell
11 4 (2.37%) Facebook
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