The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle Database 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 Database over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
Rank 86 92 129
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +37
Permanent jobs citing Oracle Database 145 120 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.66% 2.20% 1.37%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.88% 7.50% 4.02%
Number of salaries quoted 117 112 54
Average salary £43,000 £38,875 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.61% -6.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,600 £25,400 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £45,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.93%
Oracle Database
England

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

Database & Business Intelligence Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1839 1599 1643
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 33.72% 29.30% 34.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1526 1432 1435
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%

Oracle Database
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Oracle Database Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Oracle Database
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Oracle Database Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Oracle Database
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Oracle Database across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Oracle Database Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Oracle Database
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 Database within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 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 -3 56 £43,000 +8.86% 5
Coventry +16 30 £45,000 +52.54% 3
Solihull - 20 £44,250 -
Worcestershire -4 8 £45,000 +12.50%
Walsall - 7 £37,000 -
Warwickshire +2 6 £36,500 +4.28%
West Bromwich +4 4 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Shropshire -4 3 £37,500 +7.14%
Staffordshire -15 2 £25,500 -35.84%
Wolverhampton - 2 £38,750 -
Oracle Database
England

Oracle Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Oracle Database 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 Database.

1 236 (100.00%) Oracle
2 150 (63.56%) SQL
3 109 (46.19%) Oracle Database 11g
4 96 (40.68%) SQL Server
5 92 (38.98%) PL/SQL
6 74 (31.36%) Finance
7 73 (30.93%) UNIX
8 56 (23.73%) .NET
8 56 (23.73%) Oracle Database 10g
8 56 (23.73%) Relational Database
9 51 (21.61%) Performance Tuning
10 48 (20.34%) Windows
10 48 (20.34%) Oracle RMAN
11 46 (19.49%) RDBMS
12 45 (19.07%) Oracle Forms
13 43 (18.22%) HTML
13 43 (18.22%) Oracle EBS
14 41 (17.37%) Linux
14 41 (17.37%) Data Warehouse
15 38 (16.10%) Business Intelligence
16 33 (13.98%) C#
16 33 (13.98%) ASP.NET
17 32 (13.56%) Java
17 32 (13.56%) Shell Script
17 32 (13.56%) WinForms
17 32 (13.56%) WCF
17 32 (13.56%) .NET Framework
18 31 (13.14%) Oracle EBS R12
19 30 (12.71%) Data Guard
19 30 (12.71%) Oracle RAC

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Oracle Database 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 Database. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 25 (10.59%) WebLogic
2 13 (5.51%) Tomcat
3 11 (4.66%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 10 (4.24%) Oracle Workflow
5 9 (3.81%) Oracle Application Server
6 5 (2.12%) SAS
7 2 (0.85%) IIS
7 2 (0.85%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.42%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.42%) Apache
8 1 (0.42%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 14 (5.93%) MS Excel
2 10 (4.24%) InfoPath
3 2 (0.85%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.42%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 43 (18.22%) Oracle EBS
2 31 (13.14%) Oracle EBS R12
3 7 (2.97%) Oracle Applications
4 6 (2.54%) Oracle ERP
5 5 (2.12%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 5 (2.12%) Oracle 11i
6 3 (1.27%) e-Work
6 3 (1.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 2 (0.85%) Oracle BPM
8 1 (0.42%) Servitor
8 1 (0.42%) Fredhopper
8 1 (0.42%) Agresso
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.97%) SAN
1 7 (2.97%) Intranet
1 7 (2.97%) Internet
2 1 (0.42%) LAN
2 1 (0.42%) WAN
2 1 (0.42%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.42%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 109 (46.19%) Oracle Database 11g
2 96 (40.68%) SQL Server
3 56 (23.73%) Oracle Database 10g
3 56 (23.73%) Relational Database
4 46 (19.49%) RDBMS
5 41 (17.37%) Data Warehouse
6 28 (11.86%) Oracle Reports
7 20 (8.47%) Oracle BI EE
7 20 (8.47%) Oracle Exadata
8 19 (8.05%) Essbase
8 19 (8.05%) Oracle Discoverer
9 15 (6.36%) Data Mart
10 13 (5.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 13 (5.51%) SQL Server 2012
11 11 (4.66%) Oracle9i Database
12 10 (4.24%) SQL Server 2008
12 10 (4.24%) SQL Server 2005
12 10 (4.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 10 (4.24%) Oracle Database 12c
12 10 (4.24%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 45 (19.07%) Oracle Forms
2 26 (11.02%) Toad
3 10 (4.24%) Oracle APEX
4 9 (3.81%) Visual Studio
5 8 (3.39%) ClearCase
5 8 (3.39%) Mercurial
6 6 (2.54%) Subversion
7 4 (1.69%) CruiseControl
8 3 (1.27%) Talend Open Studio
9 2 (0.85%) Git (software)
9 2 (0.85%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (0.85%) JIRA
9 2 (0.85%) ProC
10 1 (0.42%) JDeveloper
10 1 (0.42%) QuickTest Pro
10 1 (0.42%) Eclipse
10 1 (0.42%) Ant
10 1 (0.42%) Maven
10 1 (0.42%) Selenium
General
1 74 (31.36%) Finance
2 23 (9.75%) Pharmaceutical
3 19 (8.05%) Telecoms
4 17 (7.20%) Retail
5 9 (3.81%) Military
5 9 (3.81%) Law
6 7 (2.97%) Banking
7 6 (2.54%) Manufacturing
8 5 (2.12%) Investment Banking
9 3 (1.27%) Marketing
9 3 (1.27%) Electronics
10 1 (0.42%) Back Office
10 1 (0.42%) Legal
10 1 (0.42%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 83 (35.17%) Developer
2 72 (30.51%) DBA
3 68 (28.81%) Oracle DBA
4 34 (14.41%) Analyst
5 27 (11.44%) Senior Developer
6 24 (10.17%) Administrator
7 22 (9.32%) Oracle Developer
8 18 (7.63%) Software Developer
9 17 (7.20%) Senior Software Developer
10 15 (6.36%) Team Leader
11 14 (5.93%) Applications Developer
12 12 (5.08%) Programmer
12 12 (5.08%) Java Developer
13 11 (4.66%) Data Warehouse Developer
13 11 (4.66%) .NET Developer
13 11 (4.66%) Architect
13 11 (4.66%) Oracle Data Warehouse Developer
14 10 (4.24%) Oracle Team Leader
14 10 (4.24%) Development Team Leader
15 9 (3.81%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (23.73%) .NET
2 43 (18.22%) HTML
3 33 (13.98%) ASP.NET
4 32 (13.56%) WinForms
4 32 (13.56%) .NET Framework
4 32 (13.56%) WCF
5 30 (12.71%) CSS
6 27 (11.44%) Web Services
7 24 (10.17%) XML
8 19 (8.05%) XSLT
8 19 (8.05%) WPF
8 19 (8.05%) ASP.NET MVC
9 17 (7.20%) Ajax
10 16 (6.78%) jQuery
11 13 (5.51%) WF
12 10 (4.24%) NHibernate
12 10 (4.24%) J2EE
12 10 (4.24%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 10 (4.24%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 9 (3.81%) Castle Windsor
Miscellaneous
1 13 (5.51%) Data Integration
2 12 (5.08%) Computer Science
3 8 (3.39%) Replication
4 5 (2.12%) Clustering
5 4 (1.69%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.27%) DTV
7 2 (0.85%) GIS
7 2 (0.85%) Social Media
8 1 (0.42%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.42%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.42%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 73 (30.93%) UNIX
2 48 (20.34%) Windows
3 41 (17.37%) Linux
4 22 (9.32%) Solaris
5 4 (1.69%) Oracle Linux
5 4 (1.69%) AIX
6 3 (1.27%) Windows 2000
7 2 (0.85%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.42%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.42%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (21.61%) Performance Tuning
2 38 (16.10%) Business Intelligence
3 30 (12.71%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (10.59%) SOA
5 20 (8.47%) MVC
5 20 (8.47%) User Acceptance Testing
6 18 (7.63%) Scrum
7 17 (7.20%) Information Management
8 15 (6.36%) Workflow
9 13 (5.51%) TDD
9 13 (5.51%) ERP
9 13 (5.51%) Web Development
9 13 (5.51%) Capacity Planning
10 12 (5.08%) Data Analysis
11 11 (4.66%) ETL
12 10 (4.24%) Data Mapping
13 9 (3.81%) Test Scripting
13 9 (3.81%) Time Management
13 9 (3.81%) Digital Forensics
13 9 (3.81%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 150 (63.56%) SQL
2 92 (38.98%) PL/SQL
3 33 (13.98%) C#
4 32 (13.56%) Java
4 32 (13.56%) Shell Script
5 28 (11.86%) JavaScript
6 24 (10.17%) VB.NET
7 17 (7.20%) C
8 12 (5.08%) C++
9 8 (3.39%) VB
10 6 (2.54%) PHP
10 6 (2.54%) Groovy
11 4 (1.69%) VBScript
12 3 (1.27%) Korn
12 3 (1.27%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.42%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.42%) XPath
13 1 (0.42%) MATLAB
13 1 (0.42%) ABAP
13 1 (0.42%) Python
Qualifications
1 24 (10.17%) Degree
2 18 (7.63%) Security Cleared
3 16 (6.78%) Oracle Certification
4 15 (6.36%) SC Cleared
5 14 (5.93%) OCP
6 5 (2.12%) ISEB
7 4 (1.69%) SAS Certification
8 3 (1.27%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.42%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (0.42%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.39%) Data Quality
2 3 (1.27%) QA
3 1 (0.42%) SLA
System Software
1 48 (20.34%) Oracle RMAN
2 30 (12.71%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (1.27%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.85%) Forefront TMG
4 2 (0.85%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.85%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 30 (12.71%) Data Guard
2 4 (1.69%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (0.85%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (0.42%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 236 (100.00%) Oracle
2 28 (11.86%) Microsoft
3 25 (10.59%) Business Objects
4 19 (8.05%) Hyperion
5 16 (6.78%) Fujitsu
6 11 (4.66%) Cognos
7 9 (3.81%) Netezza
8 7 (2.97%) SAP
8 7 (2.97%) HP
9 6 (2.54%) NetApp
10 5 (2.12%) JBoss
10 5 (2.12%) IBM
10 5 (2.12%) Axway
11 4 (1.69%) Sencha
11 4 (1.69%) Informatica
12 3 (1.27%) Talend
12 3 (1.27%) CommVault
12 3 (1.27%) Metastorm
12 3 (1.27%) VMware
13 2 (0.85%) Northgate
West Midlands
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40 - £45 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West Bromwich, West Midlands (County)
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus , benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 - £48000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Coventry
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Wythall, Birmingham
Trinity
Salary: £40,000 - £48,000 per year
Posted: 21 days ago