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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Applications (Oracle Apps)
Rank 199 175 193
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +18
Permanent jobs citing Oracle Applications 10 12 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.20% 0.27% 0.15%
As % of the Business Applications category 2.19% 2.88% 1.51%
Number of salaries quoted 4 12 1
Average salary £55,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.41% -5.55%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -
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
457 417 464
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 9.07% 9.30% 9.92%
Number of salaries quoted 369 317 358
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £49,375
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -3.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £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
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 23 January 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
Solihull - 6 - -
Coventry - 1 £55,000 -
Oracle Applications
England

Oracle Applications
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 29 (100.00%) Oracle
2 24 (82.76%) Oracle EBS
3 23 (79.31%) PL/SQL
3 23 (79.31%) SQL
4 22 (75.86%) Security Cleared
5 16 (55.17%) Business Intelligence
6 15 (51.72%) Workflow
6 15 (51.72%) Oracle Workflow
6 15 (51.72%) Oracle EBS R12
6 15 (51.72%) SC Cleared
7 13 (44.83%) Oracle Forms
8 12 (41.38%) Oracle Reports
8 12 (41.38%) Configuration Management
9 11 (37.93%) Oracle Discoverer
10 10 (34.48%) Oracle Database
11 9 (31.03%) Oracle Database 10g
11 9 (31.03%) Oracle Database 11g
12 8 (27.59%) Oracle RMAN
13 7 (24.14%) Finance
13 7 (24.14%) UNIX
13 7 (24.14%) Performance Tuning
14 6 (20.69%) ERP
14 6 (20.69%) Linux
14 6 (20.69%) Oracle BI EE
15 5 (17.24%) Essbase
15 5 (17.24%) Shell Script
15 5 (17.24%) Hyperion
15 5 (17.24%) WebLogic
15 5 (17.24%) Oracle Exadata
15 5 (17.24%) Oracle Linux

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 15 (51.72%) Oracle Workflow
2 5 (17.24%) WebLogic
3 2 (6.90%) Oracle Application Server
Business Applications
1 24 (82.76%) Oracle EBS
2 15 (51.72%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (10.34%) Oracle iRecruitment
3 3 (10.34%) Oracle ERP
4 2 (6.90%) Oracle 11i
4 2 (6.90%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.34%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) SSL
2 1 (3.45%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (41.38%) Oracle Reports
2 11 (37.93%) Oracle Discoverer
3 10 (34.48%) Oracle Database
4 9 (31.03%) Oracle Database 10g
4 9 (31.03%) Oracle Database 11g
5 6 (20.69%) Oracle BI EE
6 5 (17.24%) Essbase
6 5 (17.24%) Oracle Exadata
7 4 (13.79%) Relational Database
7 4 (13.79%) RDBMS
8 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
8 3 (10.34%) Oracle9i Database
8 3 (10.34%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (3.45%) Oracle ODI
9 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 13 (44.83%) Oracle Forms
General
1 7 (24.14%) Finance
2 4 (13.79%) Telecoms
2 4 (13.79%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (48.28%) Oracle Developer
1 14 (48.28%) Developer
2 9 (31.03%) Oracle DBA
2 9 (31.03%) DBA
3 8 (27.59%) Oracle Applications DBA
4 4 (13.79%) Consultant
5 3 (10.34%) Oracle Consultant
5 3 (10.34%) Oracle Functional Consultant
5 3 (10.34%) Lead Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Functional Consultant
6 2 (6.90%) Business Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Applications Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Oracle Applications Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Applications Manager
7 1 (3.45%) Oracle Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Oracle Support Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Support Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Administrator
7 1 (3.45%) Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.90%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (24.14%) UNIX
2 6 (20.69%) Linux
3 5 (17.24%) Oracle Linux
4 2 (6.90%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (55.17%) Business Intelligence
2 15 (51.72%) Workflow
3 12 (41.38%) Configuration Management
4 7 (24.14%) Performance Tuning
5 6 (20.69%) ERP
6 4 (13.79%) E-business
7 3 (10.34%) Data Migration
7 3 (10.34%) Migration
7 3 (10.34%) Mentoring
7 3 (10.34%) High Availability
8 2 (6.90%) Performance Monitoring
8 2 (6.90%) ITIL
9 1 (3.45%) ETL
9 1 (3.45%) Capacity Planning
9 1 (3.45%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 23 (79.31%) PL/SQL
1 23 (79.31%) SQL
2 5 (17.24%) Shell Script
3 1 (3.45%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (75.86%) Security Cleared
2 15 (51.72%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.45%) OCP
3 1 (3.45%) OCA
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 8 (27.59%) Oracle RMAN
2 3 (10.34%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (10.34%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 3 (10.34%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 29 (100.00%) Oracle
2 5 (17.24%) Hyperion
3 4 (13.79%) Fujitsu
4 2 (6.90%) Microsoft
4 2 (6.90%) Pegasus
5 1 (3.45%) Informatica