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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Applications (Oracle Apps)
Rank 201 176 186
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +10
Permanent jobs citing Oracle Applications 13 23 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.25% 0.47% 0.37%
As % of the Business Applications category 3.02% 4.36% 2.84%
Number of salaries quoted 13 16 7
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% -4.34%
UK excluding London average salary £53,000 £48,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+10.41% +1.05%
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
430 527 670
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 8.18% 10.76% 13.16%
Number of salaries quoted 343 407 544
Average salary £50,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.80% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,800 £30,000 £32,750
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 17 April 2015.

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 17 April 2015. 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 +7 12 £52,500 -4.54%
Staffordshire - 1 £47,500 -
Oracle Applications
England

Oracle Applications
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 24 (100.00%) Oracle
2 19 (79.17%) Business Intelligence
3 17 (70.83%) PL/SQL
3 17 (70.83%) SQL
3 17 (70.83%) Oracle Forms
4 16 (66.67%) Oracle Reports
5 14 (58.33%) Oracle EBS
5 14 (58.33%) Oracle EBS R12
6 12 (50.00%) Finance
6 12 (50.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 11 (45.83%) Oracle Discoverer
8 8 (33.33%) Workflow
8 8 (33.33%) Oracle Workflow
9 7 (29.17%) SC Cleared
9 7 (29.17%) Security Cleared
9 7 (29.17%) Configuration Management
10 5 (20.83%) Linux
10 5 (20.83%) Oracle Database
10 5 (20.83%) Performance Tuning
11 4 (16.67%) Relational Database
11 4 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
11 4 (16.67%) UNIX
11 4 (16.67%) Oracle Database 10g
11 4 (16.67%) RDBMS
12 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
12 3 (12.50%) Pegasus
12 3 (12.50%) Red Hat
12 3 (12.50%) Shell Script
12 3 (12.50%) Middleware
12 3 (12.50%) WebLogic

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 8 (33.33%) Oracle Workflow
2 3 (12.50%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (12.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 14 (58.33%) Oracle EBS R12
1 14 (58.33%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle Internet Expenses
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (66.67%) Oracle Reports
2 12 (50.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 11 (45.83%) Oracle Discoverer
4 5 (20.83%) Oracle Database
5 4 (16.67%) Relational Database
5 4 (16.67%) RDBMS
5 4 (16.67%) Oracle Database 10g
5 4 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (12.50%) Oracle BI EE
6 3 (12.50%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
7 1 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (4.17%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 17 (70.83%) Oracle Forms
General
1 12 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (37.50%) Analyst
1 9 (37.50%) Oracle Analyst
2 8 (33.33%) Functional Analyst
3 7 (29.17%) Oracle Developer
3 7 (29.17%) Developer
4 5 (20.83%) DBA
4 5 (20.83%) Oracle DBA
5 4 (16.67%) Oracle Applications DBA
6 3 (12.50%) Lead Developer
7 2 (8.33%) Consultant
8 1 (4.17%) Senior Consultant
8 1 (4.17%) Administrator
8 1 (4.17%) Functional Consultant
8 1 (4.17%) Support Analyst
8 1 (4.17%) Oracle Consultant
8 1 (4.17%) Oracle Functional Consultant
8 1 (4.17%) Applications Manager
8 1 (4.17%) Oracle Support Analyst
8 1 (4.17%) OBIEE Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.50%) XML
1 3 (12.50%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.83%) Linux
2 4 (16.67%) UNIX
3 3 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (12.50%) Oracle Linux
4 1 (4.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (79.17%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (33.33%) Workflow
3 7 (29.17%) Configuration Management
4 5 (20.83%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (12.50%) ERP
6 1 (4.17%) Data Modelling
6 1 (4.17%) ETL
6 1 (4.17%) Migration
6 1 (4.17%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (4.17%) Data Migration
6 1 (4.17%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (4.17%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 17 (70.83%) PL/SQL
1 17 (70.83%) SQL
2 3 (12.50%) Python
2 3 (12.50%) Shell Script
3 1 (4.17%) T-SQL
3 1 (4.17%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (29.17%) SC Cleared
1 7 (29.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (12.50%) Oracle RMAN
1 3 (12.50%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 24 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (12.50%) SAP
2 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (12.50%) Pegasus
2 3 (12.50%) Red Hat
3 1 (4.17%) Informatica