The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle Certification 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 Certification over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Certification
Rank 194 197 187
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -10
Permanent jobs citing Oracle Certification 14 8 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.26% 0.15% 0.19%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.94% 0.50% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 14 8 5
Average salary £65,000 £39,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% -22.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -3.40%
Oracle Certification
England

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

Qualifications Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1482 1594 1358
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 27.59% 29.25% 28.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1227 1383 1118
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,850 £26,425 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Oracle Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Oracle Certification Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Oracle Certification
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Oracle Certification Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Oracle Certification
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Oracle Certification across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

Oracle Certification Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Oracle Certification
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 Certification within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 August 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 +13 14 £65,000 +66.66%
Oracle Certification
England

Oracle Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Oracle Certification 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 Certification.

1 19 (95.00%) Oracle
2 18 (90.00%) SQL
3 17 (85.00%) OCP
4 16 (80.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 16 (80.00%) Oracle Database
5 15 (75.00%) PL/SQL
5 15 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
6 14 (70.00%) RDBMS
6 14 (70.00%) Relational Database
7 13 (65.00%) Java
8 11 (55.00%) UNIX
8 11 (55.00%) Shell Script
8 11 (55.00%) Oracle EBS
9 10 (50.00%) Workflow
9 10 (50.00%) Oracle Workflow
9 10 (50.00%) Oracle Forms
9 10 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
9 10 (50.00%) SOA
9 10 (50.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 10 (50.00%) Data Integration
9 10 (50.00%) SC Cleared
9 10 (50.00%) Security Cleared
9 10 (50.00%) Oracle EBS R12
9 10 (50.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 5 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
10 5 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (25.00%) Clustering
10 5 (25.00%) Oracle RMAN
10 5 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
11 4 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Oracle Certification 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 Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (50.00%) Oracle Workflow
1 10 (50.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 4 (20.00%) WebSphere
2 4 (20.00%) WebLogic
3 3 (15.00%) GlassFish
4 1 (5.00%) Tomcat
4 1 (5.00%) Apache
Business Applications
1 11 (55.00%) Oracle EBS
2 10 (50.00%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (80.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 16 (80.00%) Oracle Database
2 14 (70.00%) RDBMS
2 14 (70.00%) Relational Database
3 10 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
3 10 (50.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 5 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
5 4 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (20.00%) Oracle8/8i Database
5 4 (20.00%) Oracle9i Database
5 4 (20.00%) MySQL
5 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 4 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (5.00%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (5.00%) Oracle ODI
7 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 10 (50.00%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (15.00%) Eclipse RCP
2 3 (15.00%) Eclipse
General
1 1 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Team Leader
1 10 (50.00%) Development Team Leader
1 10 (50.00%) Oracle Team Leader
2 5 (25.00%) Oracle DBA
2 5 (25.00%) DBA
3 3 (15.00%) Java Developer
3 3 (15.00%) Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Web Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Domain Architect
4 1 (5.00%) Data Architect
4 1 (5.00%) Architect
4 1 (5.00%) SQL DBA
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Oracle DBA
4 1 (5.00%) Senior DBA
4 1 (5.00%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (20.00%) XSLT
1 4 (20.00%) HTML
2 3 (15.00%) EJB
2 3 (15.00%) Struts
2 3 (15.00%) XML
2 3 (15.00%) J2EE
2 3 (15.00%) Swing
2 3 (15.00%) JavaBeans
2 3 (15.00%) SWT
2 3 (15.00%) Hibernate
3 1 (5.00%) Ajax
3 1 (5.00%) XSL
3 1 (5.00%) Web Services
3 1 (5.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (50.00%) Data Integration
2 5 (25.00%) Clustering
3 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 11 (55.00%) UNIX
2 4 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (50.00%) Workflow
2 10 (50.00%) SOA
3 5 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (20.00%) ETL
5 1 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (5.00%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (5.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 18 (90.00%) SQL
2 15 (75.00%) PL/SQL
3 13 (65.00%) Java
4 11 (55.00%) Shell Script
5 4 (20.00%) JavaScript
6 2 (10.00%) PowerShell
7 1 (5.00%) T-SQL
7 1 (5.00%) VBScript
7 1 (5.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 17 (85.00%) OCP
2 10 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 10 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (15.00%) Degree
3 3 (15.00%) Sun Certification
4 1 (5.00%) OCA
4 1 (5.00%) OCPJP
System Software
1 5 (25.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 19 (95.00%) Oracle
2 3 (15.00%) JBoss
2 3 (15.00%) Sun
3 1 (5.00%) Informatica
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.00%) Business Objects