The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle Applications skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Oracle Applications over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Applications (Oracle Apps)
Rank 197 206 188
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -18
Permanent jobs citing Oracle Applications 17 9 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.30% 0.17% 0.22%
As % of the Business Applications category 3.38% 1.88% 2.13%
Number of salaries quoted 9 7 8
Average salary £55,000 £44,000 £53,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -18.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £42,500 £45,700
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £61,000 £60,750
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
Oracle Applications
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Business Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Business Applications Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
503 478 469
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 8.88% 9.02% 10.19%
Number of salaries quoted 399 382 385
Average salary £47,000 £47,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.05% -9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.09%

Oracle Applications
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Oracle Applications across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Business Applications category.

Oracle Applications Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Oracle Applications
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Oracle Applications across the West Midlands region.

Oracle Applications Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Oracle Applications
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Oracle Applications across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014.

Oracle Applications Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Oracle Applications
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle Applications within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham -8 8 £53,750 +26.47% 1
Solihull +1 6 - -
Coventry -7 1 £55,000 +6.79%
Oracle Applications
England

Oracle Applications
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Oracle Applications 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 Applications.

1 38 (100.00%) Oracle
2 29 (76.32%) Oracle EBS
3 27 (71.05%) Security Cleared
4 26 (68.42%) Oracle EBS R12
5 25 (65.79%) PL/SQL
5 25 (65.79%) SQL
6 18 (47.37%) Oracle Discoverer
6 18 (47.37%) Oracle Workflow
6 18 (47.37%) Workflow
6 18 (47.37%) SC Cleared
7 16 (42.11%) ERP
8 12 (31.58%) Business Intelligence
9 10 (26.32%) Finance
9 10 (26.32%) Migration
9 10 (26.32%) Oracle ERP
9 10 (26.32%) Oracle iRecruitment
9 10 (26.32%) Taleo
9 10 (26.32%) Data Migration
9 10 (26.32%) Mentoring
10 9 (23.68%) Oracle Database
10 9 (23.68%) Oracle Database 11g
10 9 (23.68%) Oracle RMAN
10 9 (23.68%) Oracle Database 10g
10 9 (23.68%) Oracle Forms
11 8 (21.05%) Oracle Reports
11 8 (21.05%) UNIX
11 8 (21.05%) Configuration Management
11 8 (21.05%) Oracle BI EE
12 7 (18.42%) Performance Tuning
13 6 (15.79%) Oracle RAC

Oracle Applications
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Oracle Applications 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 Applications. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 18 (47.37%) Oracle Workflow
2 5 (13.16%) WebLogic
3 2 (5.26%) Oracle Application Server
Business Applications
1 29 (76.32%) Oracle EBS
2 26 (68.42%) Oracle EBS R12
3 10 (26.32%) Oracle ERP
3 10 (26.32%) Oracle iRecruitment
4 2 (5.26%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (5.26%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 10 (26.32%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.26%) SSL
2 1 (2.63%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (47.37%) Oracle Discoverer
2 9 (23.68%) Oracle Database 11g
2 9 (23.68%) Oracle Database 10g
2 9 (23.68%) Oracle Database
3 8 (21.05%) Oracle BI EE
3 8 (21.05%) Oracle Reports
4 5 (13.16%) Oracle Exadata
4 5 (13.16%) Essbase
5 3 (7.89%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 3 (7.89%) Relational Database
5 3 (7.89%) Oracle9i Database
5 3 (7.89%) RDBMS
6 2 (5.26%) SQL Server
7 1 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (2.63%) Oracle ODI
7 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 9 (23.68%) Oracle Forms
General
1 10 (26.32%) Finance
2 4 (10.53%) Retail
2 4 (10.53%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (34.21%) Consultant
2 12 (31.58%) Oracle Consultant
3 11 (28.95%) DBA
3 11 (28.95%) Developer
3 11 (28.95%) Oracle DBA
3 11 (28.95%) Oracle Developer
3 11 (28.95%) Oracle Applications DBA
4 10 (26.32%) Oracle Functional Consultant
4 10 (26.32%) Functional Consultant
5 3 (7.89%) Oracle Solutions Architect
5 3 (7.89%) Applications Architect
5 3 (7.89%) Oracle Architect
5 3 (7.89%) Oracle Applications Developer
5 3 (7.89%) Architect
5 3 (7.89%) Business Developer
5 3 (7.89%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (7.89%) Applications Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Oracle Applications Consultant
7 1 (2.63%) Applications Manager
7 1 (2.63%) Oracle Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.26%) XML
1 2 (5.26%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.89%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (21.05%) UNIX
2 6 (15.79%) Linux
3 5 (13.16%) Oracle Linux
4 2 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (47.37%) Workflow
2 16 (42.11%) ERP
3 12 (31.58%) Business Intelligence
4 10 (26.32%) Migration
4 10 (26.32%) Data Migration
4 10 (26.32%) Mentoring
5 8 (21.05%) Configuration Management
6 7 (18.42%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (13.16%) E-business
8 3 (7.89%) High Availability
8 3 (7.89%) Enterprise Architecture
9 2 (5.26%) SOA
9 2 (5.26%) Performance Monitoring
9 2 (5.26%) ITIL
10 1 (2.63%) ETL
10 1 (2.63%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 25 (65.79%) PL/SQL
1 25 (65.79%) SQL
2 5 (13.16%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 27 (71.05%) Security Cleared
2 18 (47.37%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.63%) OCP
3 1 (2.63%) OCA
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 9 (23.68%) Oracle RMAN
2 6 (15.79%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 5 (13.16%) Data Guard
2 3 (7.89%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 38 (100.00%) Oracle
2 6 (15.79%) Hyperion
3 4 (10.53%) Fujitsu
4 3 (7.89%) SAP
5 2 (5.26%) Microsoft
5 2 (5.26%) Pegasus
6 1 (2.63%) Informatica