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 28 May 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
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle
Rank 19 12 12
Rank change year-on-year
-7 0
Permanent jobs citing Oracle 54 99 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 10.80% 15.84% 14.43%
As % of the Vendors category 18.69% 25.19% 25.30%
Number of salaries quoted 31 70 24
Average salary £52,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £31,900 £28,950
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £57,500 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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
289 393 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 57.80% 62.88% 57.04%
Number of salaries quoted 204 283 133
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £29,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 28 May 2015.

Oracle Salary Histogram in Watford

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 83 (63.85%) Java
2 76 (58.46%) Linux
3 75 (57.69%) SQL
4 55 (42.31%) J2EE
5 52 (40.00%) IBM
6 50 (38.46%) Windows
7 46 (35.38%) UNIX
7 46 (35.38%) HTML
8 45 (34.62%) JavaScript
9 44 (33.85%) Tomcat
10 43 (33.08%) Finance
10 43 (33.08%) WebSphere
11 40 (30.77%) DB2
11 40 (30.77%) CSS
12 37 (28.46%) WebSphere Application Server
13 35 (26.92%) Apache
13 35 (26.92%) E-Commerce
14 32 (24.62%) SQL Server
14 32 (24.62%) Oracle Database
15 31 (23.85%) Perl
15 31 (23.85%) AIX
16 30 (23.08%) Microsoft
17 29 (22.31%) MySQL
17 29 (22.31%) Spring
18 25 (19.23%) Problem Management
18 25 (19.23%) JSP
19 24 (18.46%) Web Services
19 24 (18.46%) IIS
20 23 (17.69%) Struts
20 23 (17.69%) HTTP

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 (33.85%) Tomcat
2 43 (33.08%) WebSphere
3 37 (28.46%) WebSphere Application Server
4 35 (26.92%) Apache
5 24 (18.46%) IIS
6 15 (11.54%) JBoss
7 13 (10.00%) IBM HTTP Server
8 12 (9.23%) MQSeries
9 11 (8.46%) Apache ServiceMix
10 9 (6.92%) Drupal
11 7 (5.38%) WebLogic
12 5 (3.85%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 3 (2.31%) Tuxedo
14 2 (1.54%) Oracle Application Server
14 2 (1.54%) Liferay
15 1 (0.77%) SharePoint Server
15 1 (0.77%) Lotus Domino
15 1 (0.77%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 13 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 12 (9.23%) MS Office
3 2 (1.54%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 9 (6.92%) Magento
2 8 (6.15%) Maximo
3 7 (5.38%) CA PPM
4 6 (4.62%) Oracle Applications
4 6 (4.62%) Fredhopper
5 3 (2.31%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 1 (0.77%) RiskWrite
6 1 (0.77%) Oracle Retail
6 1 (0.77%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.77%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (17.69%) HTTP
2 13 (10.00%) Internet
3 12 (9.23%) FTP
4 7 (5.38%) HTTPS
5 4 (3.08%) SAN
6 3 (2.31%) Firewall
7 2 (1.54%) VLAN
7 2 (1.54%) Fibre Channel
7 2 (1.54%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (30.77%) DB2
2 32 (24.62%) SQL Server
2 32 (24.62%) Oracle Database
3 29 (22.31%) MySQL
4 17 (13.08%) Oracle Database 11g
5 14 (10.77%) Relational Database
6 12 (9.23%) Oracle Database 10g
6 12 (9.23%) RDBMS
6 12 (9.23%) SQL Server 2005
7 11 (8.46%) SQL Server 2012
8 7 (5.38%) Informix
9 4 (3.08%) Oracle9i Database
9 4 (3.08%) QlikView
9 4 (3.08%) JasperReports
10 2 (1.54%) SQL Server 2000
10 2 (1.54%) Big Data
10 2 (1.54%) SQL Server 2008
11 1 (0.77%) Oracle Database 12c
11 1 (0.77%) Oracle OLAP
11 1 (0.77%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 22 (16.92%) Eclipse
2 17 (13.08%) Maven
3 11 (8.46%) Subversion
3 11 (8.46%) Ant
3 11 (8.46%) JUnit
4 9 (6.92%) Rational Application Developer
5 7 (5.38%) JMeter
5 7 (5.38%) LoadRunner
6 6 (4.62%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
7 3 (2.31%) Oracle APEX
7 3 (2.31%) Log4j
7 3 (2.31%) Toad
8 2 (1.54%) Jenkins
8 2 (1.54%) Firebug
9 1 (0.77%) Git (software)
General
1 43 (33.08%) Finance
2 21 (16.15%) Retail
3 13 (10.00%) Banking
4 3 (2.31%) Marketing
4 3 (2.31%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.54%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.77%) Billing
6 1 (0.77%) Games
Job Titles
1 54 (41.54%) Developer
2 39 (30.00%) Analyst
3 28 (21.54%) Java Developer
4 21 (16.15%) Support Analyst
5 12 (9.23%) Lead Developer
5 12 (9.23%) Operations Analyst
5 12 (9.23%) Operations Support Analyst
6 10 (7.69%) Applications Developer
7 9 (6.92%) Consultant
8 8 (6.15%) Programmer
8 8 (6.15%) Oracle Developer
8 8 (6.15%) Applications Manager
9 7 (5.38%) Application Development Manager
9 7 (5.38%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 7 (5.38%) Applications Development Manager
9 7 (5.38%) Development Manager
10 6 (4.62%) Support Consultant
10 6 (4.62%) Administrator
10 6 (4.62%) Java Consultant
11 5 (3.85%) Perl Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (42.31%) J2EE
2 46 (35.38%) HTML
3 40 (30.77%) CSS
4 29 (22.31%) Spring
5 25 (19.23%) JSP
6 24 (18.46%) Web Services
7 23 (17.69%) Struts
8 19 (14.62%) XML
9 18 (13.85%) JDBC
10 14 (10.77%) Hibernate
11 12 (9.23%) Spring MVC
11 12 (9.23%) jQuery
12 11 (8.46%) REST
13 10 (7.69%) Servlets
13 10 (7.69%) SOAP
14 9 (6.92%) .NET
14 9 (6.92%) JMS
15 8 (6.15%) Middleware
16 6 (4.62%) CGI
16 6 (4.62%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (8.46%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (6.15%) Computer Science
3 6 (4.62%) Replication
4 3 (2.31%) Derivative
4 3 (2.31%) Web 2.0
5 2 (1.54%) Online Gambling
5 2 (1.54%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (0.77%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.77%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.77%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.77%) Clustering
6 1 (0.77%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 76 (58.46%) Linux
2 50 (38.46%) Windows
3 46 (35.38%) UNIX
4 31 (23.85%) AIX
5 22 (16.92%) Solaris
6 11 (8.46%) Windows 7
6 11 (8.46%) Windows XP
7 6 (4.62%) HPUX
8 5 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.77%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.77%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.77%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (0.77%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (26.92%) E-Commerce
2 25 (19.23%) Problem Management
3 23 (17.69%) Software Engineering
4 19 (14.62%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (14.62%) ITIL
5 17 (13.08%) Content Management
5 17 (13.08%) OO
6 16 (12.31%) Asset Management
7 15 (11.54%) Web Development
7 15 (11.54%) MVC
8 12 (9.23%) SDLC
9 11 (8.46%) Data Protection
9 11 (8.46%) Configuration Management
10 10 (7.69%) Project Management
10 10 (7.69%) TDD
10 10 (7.69%) Capacity Management
10 10 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
11 9 (6.92%) Performance Testing
11 9 (6.92%) Disaster Recovery
11 9 (6.92%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 83 (63.85%) Java
2 75 (57.69%) SQL
3 45 (34.62%) JavaScript
4 31 (23.85%) Perl
5 22 (16.92%) PL/SQL
6 19 (14.62%) Bash Shell
7 15 (11.54%) PHP
8 11 (8.46%) T-SQL
9 7 (5.38%) AWK
9 7 (5.38%) C++
9 7 (5.38%) Shell Script
10 6 (4.62%) C
10 6 (4.62%) C#
11 5 (3.85%) Python
12 3 (2.31%) XPath
12 3 (2.31%) VBScript
13 2 (1.54%) VB
13 2 (1.54%) Jython
14 1 (0.77%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 18 (13.85%) Degree
2 9 (6.92%) Sun Certification
3 2 (1.54%) PMP
3 2 (1.54%) PMI Certification
3 2 (1.54%) IBM Certification
3 2 (1.54%) ISEB
3 2 (1.54%) ISTQB
3 2 (1.54%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.54%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.77%) MCITP
4 1 (0.77%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.31%) ISO 9001
2 2 (1.54%) QA
3 1 (0.77%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.77%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (7.69%) Active Directory
2 5 (3.85%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (2.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.31%) SRDF
3 3 (2.31%) EMC RecoverPoint
3 3 (2.31%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.54%) NFS
5 1 (0.77%) XenApp
5 1 (0.77%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.77%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (3.85%) Data Guard
2 4 (3.08%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (1.54%) Puppet
3 2 (1.54%) Ansible
3 2 (1.54%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 52 (40.00%) IBM
2 30 (23.08%) Microsoft
3 17 (13.08%) Sun
3 17 (13.08%) hybris
4 15 (11.54%) ATG
4 15 (11.54%) Demandware
5 9 (6.92%) DataCash
5 9 (6.92%) Ogone
5 9 (6.92%) VMware
6 8 (6.15%) Red Hat
7 7 (5.38%) HP
8 6 (4.62%) Adobe
8 6 (4.62%) Intershop
8 6 (4.62%) Endeca
9 5 (3.85%) Cisco
10 4 (3.08%) Cognos
10 4 (3.08%) Sybase
10 4 (3.08%) Infor
11 3 (2.31%) Brocade
11 3 (2.31%) Business Objects