The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
Rank 105 98 143
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +45
Permanent jobs citing Oracle Database 118 116 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.20% 2.09% 1.25%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.49% 7.09% 3.64%
Number of salaries quoted 107 100 50
Average salary £42,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,300 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1819 1635 1677
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 33.87% 29.43% 34.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1548 1454 1463
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
Oracle Database
England

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 -4 41 £40,000 +2.89% 4
Coventry +7 28 £45,000 +100.00% 2
Worcestershire +1 13 £45,000 +18.42% 2
Staffordshire -4 8 £32,000 -19.49%
Walsall - 5 £37,000 -
Shropshire +2 4 £37,500 +7.14%
West Bromwich -3 4 £40,000 -5.88%
Wolverhampton - 3 £40,000 -
Warwickshire -11 2 £42,250 +20.71% 2
Solihull - 2 - - 1
Oracle Database
England

Oracle Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 218 (100.00%) Oracle
2 156 (71.56%) SQL
3 99 (45.41%) Oracle Database 11g
4 95 (43.58%) SQL Server
5 89 (40.83%) PL/SQL
6 57 (26.15%) .NET
7 55 (25.23%) Oracle Database 10g
8 53 (24.31%) UNIX
9 51 (23.39%) HTML
9 51 (23.39%) Finance
10 45 (20.64%) Windows
10 45 (20.64%) Relational Database
11 39 (17.89%) Data Warehouse
11 39 (17.89%) C#
11 39 (17.89%) RDBMS
12 38 (17.43%) CSS
12 38 (17.43%) Oracle Forms
13 37 (16.97%) Agile Software Development
13 37 (16.97%) Performance Tuning
14 35 (16.06%) .NET Framework
14 35 (16.06%) WinForms
14 35 (16.06%) ASP.NET
15 34 (15.60%) XML
16 33 (15.14%) Linux
16 33 (15.14%) WCF
17 32 (14.68%) Java
17 32 (14.68%) Shell Script
18 31 (14.22%) JavaScript
18 31 (14.22%) Oracle RMAN
19 30 (13.76%) Data Guard

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 13 (5.96%) Tomcat
2 10 (4.59%) WebLogic
3 9 (4.13%) Oracle Application Server
4 8 (3.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 7 (3.21%) Apache Solr
5 7 (3.21%) Oracle Workflow
6 2 (0.92%) IIS
7 1 (0.46%) Apache
7 1 (0.46%) WebSphere
Applications
1 14 (6.42%) MS Excel
2 10 (4.59%) InfoPath
3 2 (0.92%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.46%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 20 (9.17%) Oracle EBS
2 11 (5.05%) Oracle EBS R12
3 6 (2.75%) Oracle ERP
4 5 (2.29%) e-Work
4 5 (2.29%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 4 (1.83%) Oracle 11i
5 4 (1.83%) Oracle Applications
6 2 (0.92%) Oracle BPM
6 2 (0.92%) Oracle Retail
7 1 (0.46%) Fredhopper
7 1 (0.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.46%) Agresso
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.67%) Internet
2 7 (3.21%) Intranet
3 3 (1.38%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 99 (45.41%) Oracle Database 11g
2 95 (43.58%) SQL Server
3 55 (25.23%) Oracle Database 10g
4 45 (20.64%) Relational Database
5 39 (17.89%) Data Warehouse
5 39 (17.89%) RDBMS
6 27 (12.39%) Oracle Reports
7 20 (9.17%) SQL Server 2012
8 15 (6.88%) Oracle Database 12c
9 14 (6.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 14 (6.42%) Data Mart
10 13 (5.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 13 (5.96%) SQL Server 2008
11 12 (5.50%) SQL Server 2005
12 9 (4.13%) Oracle ODI
12 9 (4.13%) Cognos Framework Manager
13 8 (3.67%) Big Data
13 8 (3.67%) OLTP
13 8 (3.67%) Oracle9i Database
14 7 (3.21%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 38 (17.43%) Oracle Forms
2 27 (12.39%) Toad
3 11 (5.05%) Visual Studio
4 10 (4.59%) Oracle APEX
5 8 (3.67%) Mercurial
5 8 (3.67%) ClearCase
6 6 (2.75%) Subversion
7 4 (1.83%) CruiseControl
8 3 (1.38%) ProC
9 2 (0.92%) Git (software)
9 2 (0.92%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (0.92%) JIRA
10 1 (0.46%) Jenkins
10 1 (0.46%) Maven
10 1 (0.46%) Talend Open Studio
10 1 (0.46%) JDeveloper
10 1 (0.46%) Eclipse
10 1 (0.46%) Ant
General
1 51 (23.39%) Finance
2 25 (11.47%) Pharmaceutical
3 10 (4.59%) Law
3 10 (4.59%) Military
4 7 (3.21%) Retail
5 5 (2.29%) Banking
6 4 (1.83%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.38%) Investment Banking
7 3 (1.38%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.46%) Back Office
8 1 (0.46%) Electronics
8 1 (0.46%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.46%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 96 (44.04%) Developer
2 68 (31.19%) DBA
3 56 (25.69%) Oracle DBA
4 28 (12.84%) Oracle Developer
5 26 (11.93%) Senior Developer
5 26 (11.93%) Analyst
6 23 (10.55%) Administrator
7 17 (7.80%) Software Developer
8 15 (6.88%) Java Developer
8 15 (6.88%) Senior Software Developer
9 14 (6.42%) Data Warehouse Developer
9 14 (6.42%) Applications Developer
9 14 (6.42%) Oracle Data Warehouse Developer
10 11 (5.05%) Programmer
10 11 (5.05%) .NET Developer
11 10 (4.59%) Consultant
12 8 (3.67%) C# Developer
12 8 (3.67%) Team Leader
12 8 (3.67%) SQL DBA
13 7 (3.21%) Development Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (26.15%) .NET
2 51 (23.39%) HTML
3 38 (17.43%) CSS
4 35 (16.06%) ASP.NET
4 35 (16.06%) WinForms
4 35 (16.06%) .NET Framework
5 34 (15.60%) XML
6 33 (15.14%) WCF
7 27 (12.39%) Web Services
8 21 (9.63%) WPF
8 21 (9.63%) Ajax
9 20 (9.17%) XSLT
9 20 (9.17%) ASP.NET MVC
10 17 (7.80%) jQuery
11 14 (6.42%) J2EE
12 13 (5.96%) WF
13 11 (5.05%) NHibernate
13 11 (5.05%) SOAP
13 11 (5.05%) RESTful
13 11 (5.05%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 11 (5.05%) Replication
2 9 (4.13%) Computer Science
3 8 (3.67%) Data Integration
3 8 (3.67%) Clustering
4 7 (3.21%) Social Media
5 3 (1.38%) Management Information System
6 2 (0.92%) GIS
7 1 (0.46%) DTV
7 1 (0.46%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.46%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 53 (24.31%) UNIX
2 45 (20.64%) Windows
3 33 (15.14%) Linux
4 14 (6.42%) Solaris
5 3 (1.38%) Windows 2000
5 3 (1.38%) AIX
6 1 (0.46%) HPUX
6 1 (0.46%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.46%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (16.97%) Agile Software Development
1 37 (16.97%) Performance Tuning
2 27 (12.39%) Business Intelligence
3 23 (10.55%) SOA
4 22 (10.09%) Scrum
5 21 (9.63%) MVC
6 17 (7.80%) Web Development
6 17 (7.80%) User Acceptance Testing
7 14 (6.42%) TDD
7 14 (6.42%) Information Management
8 12 (5.50%) ITIL
8 12 (5.50%) ERP
8 12 (5.50%) Data Mapping
9 11 (5.05%) Workflow
9 11 (5.05%) Time Management
10 10 (4.59%) Digital Forensics
10 10 (4.59%) Dependency Injection
10 10 (4.59%) AOP
10 10 (4.59%) Data Analysis
11 9 (4.13%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 156 (71.56%) SQL
2 89 (40.83%) PL/SQL
3 39 (17.89%) C#
4 32 (14.68%) Java
4 32 (14.68%) Shell Script
5 31 (14.22%) JavaScript
6 25 (11.47%) VB.NET
7 18 (8.26%) C
8 13 (5.96%) C++
9 9 (4.13%) Groovy
9 9 (4.13%) VB
10 7 (3.21%) VBScript
11 6 (2.75%) PHP
12 3 (1.38%) PowerShell
13 2 (0.92%) Korn
14 1 (0.46%) XPath
14 1 (0.46%) Bash Shell
14 1 (0.46%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (7.34%) Degree
2 15 (6.88%) Oracle Certification
3 13 (5.96%) OCP
4 10 (4.59%) Security Cleared
5 9 (4.13%) SC Cleared
6 4 (1.83%) ISEB
7 2 (0.92%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.92%) MCSA
7 2 (0.92%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.46%) Data Quality
System Software
1 31 (14.22%) Oracle RMAN
2 16 (7.34%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (1.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.92%) Forefront TMG
4 2 (0.92%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.92%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 30 (13.76%) Data Guard
2 4 (1.83%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (0.92%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (0.46%) Foglight
4 1 (0.46%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 218 (100.00%) Oracle
2 29 (13.30%) Microsoft
3 25 (11.47%) Business Objects
4 11 (5.05%) Cognos
5 6 (2.75%) Netezza
6 5 (2.29%) Metastorm
6 5 (2.29%) JBoss
6 5 (2.29%) HP
7 4 (1.83%) SAP
7 4 (1.83%) Sencha
8 3 (1.38%) Fujitsu
8 3 (1.38%) VMware
8 3 (1.38%) Hyperion
9 2 (0.92%) Informatica
9 2 (0.92%) NetApp
9 2 (0.92%) EMC
9 2 (0.92%) Citrix
9 2 (0.92%) Mercator
9 2 (0.92%) Clearswift
9 2 (0.92%) Sybase
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Red Commerce
Salary: £80000.00 - £100000.00 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: 8 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
TEKsystems
Salary: £31000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Warwickshire
Venturi
Salary: £30000 - £56000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Malvern, Worcestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
TEKsystems
Salary: £32000 - £42000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Birmingham, Warwickshire
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £200 - £400 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £46000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago