The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Oracle products and/or services 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 over the 3 months to 29 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 Vendors for the West Midlands region.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within the Oracle Corporation.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle
Rank 18 15 29
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +14
Permanent jobs citing Oracle 459 506 309
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 8.54% 9.11% 6.31%
As % of the Vendors category 17.25% 17.98% 12.44%
Number of salaries quoted 400 403 264
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +11.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £61,700 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Vendors Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2661 2815 2483
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 49.53% 50.69% 50.70%
Number of salaries quoted 2195 2341 2089
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Oracle
England

Oracle
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Oracle Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Oracle
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Oracle Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Oracle
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

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

Oracle Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Oracle
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 within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 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 -1 198 £44,125 -7.10% 15
Coventry +17 74 £41,000 +2.50% 4
Staffordshire +10 38 £32,000 -8.57% 2
Solihull -6 31 £33,750 -10.00% 1
Warwickshire -18 25 £38,000 +8.57% 9
Worcestershire +2 20 £45,000 +16.88% 5
Wolverhampton +11 17 £35,000 -6.66%
Walsall +10 8 £39,250 -21.50% 2
West Bromwich -4 8 £41,000 +2.50%
Shropshire -8 5 £37,500 +7.14% 4
Oracle
England

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

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

1 479 (56.55%) SQL
2 279 (32.94%) SQL Server
3 261 (30.81%) Finance
4 217 (25.62%) Oracle Database
5 205 (24.20%) Java
6 196 (23.14%) UNIX
7 185 (21.84%) PL/SQL
8 153 (18.06%) Business Intelligence
9 152 (17.95%) .NET
10 133 (15.70%) Windows
10 133 (15.70%) Linux
11 124 (14.64%) Security Cleared
12 118 (13.93%) Microsoft
13 113 (13.34%) Oracle EBS
14 112 (13.22%) Degree
15 111 (13.11%) Relational Database
16 109 (12.87%) Oracle Reports
17 106 (12.51%) HTML
18 104 (12.28%) C#
18 104 (12.28%) ERP
19 100 (11.81%) Web Services
20 97 (11.45%) Oracle Database 11g
21 94 (11.10%) Agile Software Development
22 88 (10.39%) Retail
23 87 (10.27%) JavaScript
24 82 (9.68%) XML
24 82 (9.68%) SC Cleared
25 79 (9.33%) Data Warehouse
26 77 (9.09%) MVC
27 71 (8.38%) J2EE

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

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

Application Platforms
1 64 (7.56%) Tomcat
2 48 (5.67%) Oracle Workflow
3 40 (4.72%) Apache
4 32 (3.78%) WebLogic
5 26 (3.07%) WebSphere
6 20 (2.36%) SharePoint
7 15 (1.77%) IIS
8 12 (1.42%) Oracle Application Server
9 9 (1.06%) SharePoint 2010
9 9 (1.06%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 8 (0.94%) SAS
11 6 (0.71%) Apache Solr
12 5 (0.59%) GlassFish
12 5 (0.59%) IBM Notes
13 4 (0.47%) MS Exchange
13 4 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2010
14 2 (0.24%) CMS
14 2 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2013
14 2 (0.24%) NetWeaver
14 2 (0.24%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 47 (5.55%) MS Excel
2 25 (2.95%) MS Office
3 10 (1.18%) InfoPath
4 5 (0.59%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.47%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.12%) MS Project
6 1 (0.12%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 113 (13.34%) Oracle EBS
2 59 (6.97%) Oracle EBS R12
3 54 (6.38%) Oracle ERP
4 41 (4.84%) Oracle Applications
5 24 (2.83%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 18 (2.13%) Hyperion Planning
7 17 (2.01%) Oracle Financials
8 15 (1.77%) Oracle iRecruitment
8 15 (1.77%) Oracle Payables
9 14 (1.65%) Oracle Assets
9 14 (1.65%) HFM
10 13 (1.53%) Oracle iProcurement
11 12 (1.42%) Oracle BPM
11 12 (1.42%) Oracle General Ledger
11 12 (1.42%) Oracle Receivables
12 9 (1.06%) Cognos TM1
12 9 (1.06%) assyst
13 8 (0.94%) Dynamics NAV
13 8 (0.94%) Agresso
13 8 (0.94%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 13 (1.53%) Taleo
2 3 (0.35%) Google App Engine
3 2 (0.24%) Office 365
4 1 (0.12%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (2.48%) SAN
2 18 (2.13%) Internet
3 16 (1.89%) FTP
4 15 (1.77%) Intranet
5 13 (1.53%) DNS
6 11 (1.30%) NAS
6 11 (1.30%) SSL
7 10 (1.18%) FCoE
7 10 (1.18%) Fibre Channel
7 10 (1.18%) VLAN
7 10 (1.18%) iSCSI
7 10 (1.18%) SNMP
7 10 (1.18%) WAN
7 10 (1.18%) SMTP
7 10 (1.18%) DHCP
7 10 (1.18%) LAN
8 9 (1.06%) Firewall
9 5 (0.59%) ATM
10 3 (0.35%) LDAP
10 3 (0.35%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 279 (32.94%) SQL Server
2 217 (25.62%) Oracle Database
3 111 (13.11%) Relational Database
4 109 (12.87%) Oracle Reports
5 97 (11.45%) Oracle Database 11g
6 79 (9.33%) Data Warehouse
7 70 (8.26%) MySQL
7 70 (8.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 67 (7.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 60 (7.08%) RDBMS
10 54 (6.38%) SQL Server 2008
11 51 (6.02%) Oracle Database 10g
12 43 (5.08%) SQL Server 2005
13 37 (4.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 34 (4.01%) PostgreSQL
15 32 (3.78%) Data Mart
16 30 (3.54%) Oracle BI EE
16 30 (3.54%) SQL Server 2012
17 27 (3.19%) Crystal Reports
18 25 (2.95%) DB2
Development Applications
1 64 (7.56%) Oracle Forms
2 35 (4.13%) Toad
2 35 (4.13%) Selenium
3 29 (3.42%) Subversion
4 28 (3.31%) Visual Studio
4 28 (3.31%) Eclipse
5 27 (3.19%) Jenkins
6 26 (3.07%) Maven
7 23 (2.72%) Hudson
8 21 (2.48%) Team Foundation Server
9 14 (1.65%) LoadRunner
10 13 (1.53%) Oracle APEX
10 13 (1.53%) FitNesse
11 11 (1.30%) Git (software)
12 10 (1.18%) NeoLoad
12 10 (1.18%) JBehave
12 10 (1.18%) Cucumber
12 10 (1.18%) ProC
13 8 (0.94%) ClearCase
13 8 (0.94%) Mercurial
General
1 261 (30.81%) Finance
2 88 (10.39%) Retail
3 53 (6.26%) Telecoms
4 33 (3.90%) Manufacturing
5 28 (3.31%) Pharmaceutical
6 24 (2.83%) Banking
7 17 (2.01%) Back Office
7 17 (2.01%) Billing
8 13 (1.53%) Games
9 12 (1.42%) Investment Banking
10 10 (1.18%) Marketing
10 10 (1.18%) Military
10 10 (1.18%) Law
11 5 (0.59%) Advertising
11 5 (0.59%) Automotive
11 5 (0.59%) Front Office
12 4 (0.47%) Financial Institution
12 4 (0.47%) General Ledger
13 3 (0.35%) Electronics
14 2 (0.24%) French Language
Job Titles
1 274 (32.35%) Developer
2 170 (20.07%) Analyst
3 120 (14.17%) Consultant
4 85 (10.04%) DBA
5 69 (8.15%) Java Developer
6 65 (7.67%) Oracle Consultant
7 62 (7.32%) Oracle DBA
8 53 (6.26%) Architect
9 39 (4.60%) Software Developer
10 38 (4.49%) Oracle Developer
11 37 (4.37%) Senior Developer
12 36 (4.25%) .NET Developer
12 36 (4.25%) Support Analyst
13 35 (4.13%) Functional Consultant
13 35 (4.13%) Oracle Functional Consultant
14 32 (3.78%) Test Manager
14 32 (3.78%) Team Leader
15 31 (3.66%) Administrator
16 30 (3.54%) C# Developer
17 29 (3.42%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 152 (17.95%) .NET
2 106 (12.51%) HTML
3 100 (11.81%) Web Services
4 82 (9.68%) XML
5 71 (8.38%) J2EE
6 68 (8.03%) .NET Framework
7 66 (7.79%) ASP.NET
8 65 (7.67%) CSS
9 61 (7.20%) WCF
10 59 (6.97%) WinForms
11 51 (6.02%) Spring
12 40 (4.72%) Ajax
13 39 (4.60%) SOAP
14 36 (4.25%) Hibernate
15 30 (3.54%) XSLT
16 27 (3.19%) Middleware
17 26 (3.07%) Spring MVC
18 25 (2.95%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
19 23 (2.72%) jQuery
19 23 (2.72%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 43 (5.08%) Computer Science
2 36 (4.25%) Enterprise Software
3 28 (3.31%) Data Integration
4 24 (2.83%) Management Information System
5 16 (1.89%) Open Source
6 15 (1.77%) Mathematics
7 14 (1.65%) Clustering
8 11 (1.30%) Replication
8 11 (1.30%) CLARiiON
9 10 (1.18%) Semantic Web
10 9 (1.06%) Reference Data
11 7 (0.83%) N-Tier
12 6 (0.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 6 (0.71%) APACS
12 6 (0.71%) Social Media
13 5 (0.59%) Equities
13 5 (0.59%) Smartphone
14 4 (0.47%) Client/Server
14 4 (0.47%) GIS
14 4 (0.47%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 196 (23.14%) UNIX
2 133 (15.70%) Windows
2 133 (15.70%) Linux
3 47 (5.55%) Solaris
4 34 (4.01%) AIX
5 14 (1.65%) HPUX
6 8 (0.94%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (0.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (0.47%) Windows 7
7 4 (0.47%) Windows Mobile
7 4 (0.47%) Windows 8
8 3 (0.35%) Windows 2000
9 2 (0.24%) Oracle Linux
9 2 (0.24%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.12%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.12%) Android
10 1 (0.12%) Windows Phone 7
10 1 (0.12%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.12%) Debian
10 1 (0.12%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 153 (18.06%) Business Intelligence
2 104 (12.28%) ERP
3 94 (11.10%) Agile Software Development
4 77 (9.09%) MVC
5 70 (8.26%) User Acceptance Testing
6 56 (6.61%) CRM
7 55 (6.49%) OO
8 53 (6.26%) Project Management
8 53 (6.26%) Workflow
8 53 (6.26%) Migration
9 50 (5.90%) Software Engineering
10 49 (5.79%) Performance Tuning
11 44 (5.19%) Stakeholder Management
11 44 (5.19%) Unit Testing
12 43 (5.08%) ETL
13 39 (4.60%) ITIL
14 38 (4.49%) Time Management
14 38 (4.49%) Data Migration
15 35 (4.13%) TDD
15 35 (4.13%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 479 (56.55%) SQL
2 205 (24.20%) Java
3 185 (21.84%) PL/SQL
4 104 (12.28%) C#
5 87 (10.27%) JavaScript
6 61 (7.20%) VB.NET
7 57 (6.73%) Shell Script
7 57 (6.73%) C
8 53 (6.26%) PHP
9 48 (5.67%) T-SQL
10 43 (5.08%) VB
11 31 (3.66%) C++
12 19 (2.24%) Groovy
13 17 (2.01%) Python
14 15 (1.77%) VBScript
15 13 (1.53%) VBA
15 13 (1.53%) Ruby
16 10 (1.18%) VB6
17 7 (0.83%) Perl
18 3 (0.35%) Korn
Qualifications
1 124 (14.64%) Security Cleared
2 112 (13.22%) Degree
3 82 (9.68%) SC Cleared
4 23 (2.72%) ISEB
5 17 (2.01%) Oracle Certification
6 15 (1.77%) OCP
7 14 (1.65%) Sun Certification
8 12 (1.42%) OCPJP
9 11 (1.30%) OCMJD
10 8 (0.94%) ACCA
10 8 (0.94%) CIMA
10 8 (0.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 7 (0.83%) Microsoft Certification
12 5 (0.59%) MCAD
12 5 (0.59%) MCSD
12 5 (0.59%) ISTQB
12 5 (0.59%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 4 (0.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 3 (0.35%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
15 2 (0.24%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (3.31%) QA
2 20 (2.36%) SLA
3 18 (2.13%) Data Quality
4 9 (1.06%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 6 (0.71%) Basel II
5 6 (0.71%) IAS 39
5 6 (0.71%) COBIT
6 2 (0.24%) ISO 9000
7 1 (0.12%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 33 (3.90%) Oracle RMAN
2 20 (2.36%) Oracle RAC
3 13 (1.53%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (0.83%) PowerHA
5 4 (0.47%) Active Directory
6 2 (0.24%) Terminal Server
6 2 (0.24%) Forefront TMG
7 1 (0.12%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 33 (3.90%) Data Guard
2 7 (0.83%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 5 (0.59%) Tivoli
3 5 (0.59%) BMC PATROL
3 5 (0.59%) Control-M
4 4 (0.47%) Foglight
5 3 (0.35%) YUM
6 2 (0.24%) NetBackup
6 2 (0.24%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (0.12%) Oracle Identity Management
7 1 (0.12%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 118 (13.93%) Microsoft
2 53 (6.26%) Fujitsu
3 52 (6.14%) SAP
4 49 (5.79%) Business Objects
5 46 (5.43%) JBoss
6 39 (4.60%) Cognos
6 39 (4.60%) Hyperion
6 39 (4.60%) IBM
7 36 (4.25%) Sun
8 34 (4.01%) HP
9 26 (3.07%) VMware
10 22 (2.60%) Netezza
11 18 (2.13%) EMC
12 17 (2.01%) Informatica
12 17 (2.01%) Sybase
13 15 (1.77%) NetApp
14 11 (1.30%) StorageTek
15 10 (1.18%) Citrix
15 10 (1.18%) Metastorm
15 10 (1.18%) SOASTA, Inc
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Car £6,180, Bonus 15%, Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Worcestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Warwickshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £27000 - £36000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Redditch, Worcestershire
QUANTICA
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Warwick, Warwickshire
Venturi
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Telford, Shropshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Staffordshire
Online Media Experts - New Look
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
ISL
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
TEKsystems
Salary: £31000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Vertical IT
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Red Commerce
Salary: £80000.00 - £100000.00 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum + shift / night shift allowance
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £400 - £500 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Warwickshire
Venturi
Salary: £30000 - £56000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Net Talent
Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: 6 days ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, Warwickshire
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £200 - £400 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago