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 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 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle
Rank 18 15 27
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +12
Permanent jobs citing Oracle 451 507 310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 8.40% 9.13% 6.35%
As % of the Vendors category 17.15% 17.95% 12.55%
Number of salaries quoted 395 402 265
Average salary £40,500 £41,500 £37,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.40% +9.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £61,500 £66,250
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
2630 2825 2470
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 48.97% 50.85% 50.56%
Number of salaries quoted 2175 2342 2084
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 £25,376 £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 25 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 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 -2 198 £45,000 -5.26% 16
Coventry +15 72 £41,000 -0.60% 6
Staffordshire +4 37 £31,750 -9.28% 5
Solihull -2 28 £33,750 -10.00% 2
Warwickshire -21 21 £38,000 +5.55% 6
Wolverhampton +12 19 £35,000 -6.66%
Worcestershire +1 19 £45,000 +18.42% 7
West Bromwich -5 8 £41,000 +2.50%
Walsall +9 7 £37,000 -26.00% 2
Shropshire -7 5 £37,500 +3.44% 1
Oracle
England

Oracle
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 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 (56.75%) SQL
2 277 (32.82%) SQL Server
3 259 (30.69%) Finance
4 218 (25.83%) Oracle Database
5 206 (24.41%) Java
6 198 (23.46%) UNIX
7 189 (22.39%) PL/SQL
8 148 (17.54%) .NET
9 147 (17.42%) Business Intelligence
10 130 (15.40%) Windows
11 129 (15.28%) Linux
12 123 (14.57%) Security Cleared
13 114 (13.51%) Microsoft
14 112 (13.27%) Degree
15 109 (12.91%) Relational Database
15 109 (12.91%) Oracle EBS
16 108 (12.80%) Oracle Reports
17 104 (12.32%) ERP
18 103 (12.20%) HTML
19 101 (11.97%) C#
20 99 (11.73%) Oracle Database 11g
21 98 (11.61%) Web Services
22 94 (11.14%) Agile Software Development
23 86 (10.19%) Retail
24 85 (10.07%) JavaScript
25 82 (9.72%) SC Cleared
26 81 (9.60%) XML
27 78 (9.24%) Data Warehouse
28 75 (8.89%) MVC
29 71 (8.41%) J2EE

Oracle
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 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 65 (7.70%) Tomcat
2 47 (5.57%) Oracle Workflow
3 39 (4.62%) Apache
4 30 (3.55%) WebLogic
4 30 (3.55%) WebSphere
5 19 (2.25%) SharePoint
6 15 (1.78%) IIS
7 12 (1.42%) Oracle Application Server
8 9 (1.07%) SharePoint 2010
8 9 (1.07%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 8 (0.95%) SAS
10 7 (0.83%) Apache Solr
11 5 (0.59%) GlassFish
11 5 (0.59%) IBM Notes
12 4 (0.47%) MS Exchange
12 4 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2010
13 2 (0.24%) CMS
13 2 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2013
13 2 (0.24%) SharePoint Server
14 1 (0.12%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 46 (5.45%) MS Excel
2 24 (2.84%) 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
1 109 (12.91%) Oracle EBS
2 57 (6.75%) Oracle EBS R12
3 55 (6.52%) Oracle ERP
4 40 (4.74%) Oracle Applications
5 22 (2.61%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 18 (2.13%) Hyperion Planning
7 17 (2.01%) Oracle Financials
8 15 (1.78%) Oracle iRecruitment
9 14 (1.66%) HFM
9 14 (1.66%) Oracle Payables
10 13 (1.54%) Oracle Assets
10 13 (1.54%) Oracle iProcurement
11 12 (1.42%) Oracle BPM
12 11 (1.30%) Oracle General Ledger
12 11 (1.30%) Oracle Receivables
13 9 (1.07%) Cognos TM1
13 9 (1.07%) assyst
14 8 (0.95%) Dynamics NAV
14 8 (0.95%) Oracle Retail
15 7 (0.83%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 13 (1.54%) Taleo
2 3 (0.36%) Google App Engine
3 2 (0.24%) Office 365
4 1 (0.12%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (2.61%) SAN
2 17 (2.01%) Internet
3 16 (1.90%) FTP
4 14 (1.66%) Intranet
5 13 (1.54%) DNS
6 12 (1.42%) NAS
7 11 (1.30%) SSL
7 11 (1.30%) iSCSI
7 11 (1.30%) Fibre Channel
8 10 (1.18%) VLAN
8 10 (1.18%) FCoE
8 10 (1.18%) SNMP
8 10 (1.18%) WAN
8 10 (1.18%) SMTP
8 10 (1.18%) DHCP
8 10 (1.18%) LAN
9 8 (0.95%) Firewall
10 4 (0.47%) ATM
11 3 (0.36%) LDAP
11 3 (0.36%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 277 (32.82%) SQL Server
2 218 (25.83%) Oracle Database
3 109 (12.91%) Relational Database
4 108 (12.80%) Oracle Reports
5 99 (11.73%) Oracle Database 11g
6 78 (9.24%) Data Warehouse
7 67 (7.94%) MySQL
8 65 (7.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 64 (7.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 60 (7.11%) RDBMS
11 55 (6.52%) Oracle Database 10g
12 53 (6.28%) SQL Server 2008
13 42 (4.98%) SQL Server 2005
14 35 (4.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 32 (3.79%) PostgreSQL
16 31 (3.67%) Data Mart
17 30 (3.55%) SQL Server 2012
18 28 (3.32%) Oracle BI EE
19 27 (3.20%) Crystal Reports
20 23 (2.73%) DB2
Development Applications
1 63 (7.46%) Oracle Forms
2 35 (4.15%) Toad
2 35 (4.15%) Selenium
3 29 (3.44%) Subversion
4 28 (3.32%) Eclipse
5 27 (3.20%) Jenkins
6 26 (3.08%) Maven
6 26 (3.08%) Visual Studio
7 22 (2.61%) Hudson
8 21 (2.49%) Team Foundation Server
9 14 (1.66%) LoadRunner
10 13 (1.54%) Oracle APEX
10 13 (1.54%) FitNesse
11 10 (1.18%) JBehave
11 10 (1.18%) Cucumber
11 10 (1.18%) NeoLoad
11 10 (1.18%) Git (software)
11 10 (1.18%) ProC
12 8 (0.95%) ClearCase
12 8 (0.95%) Mercurial
General
1 259 (30.69%) Finance
2 86 (10.19%) Retail
3 52 (6.16%) Telecoms
4 33 (3.91%) Manufacturing
5 29 (3.44%) Pharmaceutical
6 24 (2.84%) Banking
7 17 (2.01%) Back Office
8 16 (1.90%) Billing
9 13 (1.54%) Games
10 12 (1.42%) Investment Banking
11 10 (1.18%) Marketing
11 10 (1.18%) Military
11 10 (1.18%) Law
12 5 (0.59%) Advertising
12 5 (0.59%) Automotive
12 5 (0.59%) Front Office
13 4 (0.47%) Financial Institution
13 4 (0.47%) General Ledger
14 3 (0.36%) Electronics
15 2 (0.24%) French Language
Job Titles
1 271 (32.11%) Developer
2 166 (19.67%) Analyst
3 120 (14.22%) Consultant
4 86 (10.19%) DBA
5 70 (8.29%) Java Developer
6 64 (7.58%) Oracle Consultant
7 60 (7.11%) Oracle DBA
8 53 (6.28%) Architect
9 38 (4.50%) Software Developer
9 38 (4.50%) Oracle Developer
10 37 (4.38%) Senior Developer
11 36 (4.27%) .NET Developer
12 35 (4.15%) Support Analyst
13 34 (4.03%) Administrator
13 34 (4.03%) Functional Consultant
13 34 (4.03%) Oracle Functional Consultant
14 33 (3.91%) Team Leader
15 32 (3.79%) Test Manager
16 31 (3.67%) Applications Support
17 30 (3.55%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 148 (17.54%) .NET
2 103 (12.20%) HTML
3 98 (11.61%) Web Services
4 81 (9.60%) XML
5 71 (8.41%) J2EE
6 67 (7.94%) .NET Framework
7 65 (7.70%) CSS
8 64 (7.58%) ASP.NET
9 60 (7.11%) WCF
10 59 (6.99%) WinForms
11 51 (6.04%) Spring
12 40 (4.74%) Ajax
12 40 (4.74%) SOAP
13 36 (4.27%) Hibernate
14 30 (3.55%) XSLT
15 27 (3.20%) Middleware
16 26 (3.08%) Spring MVC
17 25 (2.96%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
18 23 (2.73%) WPF
19 22 (2.61%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 43 (5.09%) Computer Science
2 36 (4.27%) Enterprise Software
3 27 (3.20%) Data Integration
4 23 (2.73%) Management Information System
5 16 (1.90%) Open Source
6 15 (1.78%) Mathematics
6 15 (1.78%) Clustering
7 11 (1.30%) Replication
7 11 (1.30%) CLARiiON
8 10 (1.18%) Semantic Web
9 9 (1.07%) Reference Data
10 7 (0.83%) Social Media
10 7 (0.83%) N-Tier
11 6 (0.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 6 (0.71%) APACS
12 5 (0.59%) Equities
12 5 (0.59%) Smartphone
13 4 (0.47%) Client/Server
13 4 (0.47%) GIS
13 4 (0.47%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 198 (23.46%) UNIX
2 130 (15.40%) Windows
3 129 (15.28%) Linux
4 47 (5.57%) Solaris
5 33 (3.91%) AIX
6 14 (1.66%) HPUX
7 8 (0.95%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (0.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (0.47%) Windows 7
8 4 (0.47%) Windows Mobile
8 4 (0.47%) Windows 8
9 3 (0.36%) Windows 2000
10 2 (0.24%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.12%) Windows Phone
11 1 (0.12%) Android
11 1 (0.12%) Windows Phone 7
11 1 (0.12%) Oracle Linux
11 1 (0.12%) Debian
11 1 (0.12%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 147 (17.42%) Business Intelligence
2 104 (12.32%) ERP
3 94 (11.14%) Agile Software Development
4 75 (8.89%) MVC
5 70 (8.29%) User Acceptance Testing
6 55 (6.52%) CRM
6 55 (6.52%) OO
7 52 (6.16%) Migration
7 52 (6.16%) Workflow
8 49 (5.81%) Software Engineering
8 49 (5.81%) Project Management
9 45 (5.33%) Performance Tuning
10 43 (5.09%) Stakeholder Management
10 43 (5.09%) Unit Testing
11 40 (4.74%) ETL
12 39 (4.62%) ITIL
13 38 (4.50%) Time Management
14 37 (4.38%) Data Migration
15 35 (4.15%) TDD
16 34 (4.03%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 479 (56.75%) SQL
2 206 (24.41%) Java
3 189 (22.39%) PL/SQL
4 101 (11.97%) C#
5 85 (10.07%) JavaScript
6 61 (7.23%) Shell Script
7 60 (7.11%) VB.NET
7 60 (7.11%) C
8 52 (6.16%) PHP
9 43 (5.09%) T-SQL
9 43 (5.09%) VB
10 29 (3.44%) C++
11 20 (2.37%) Groovy
12 15 (1.78%) Python
12 15 (1.78%) VBScript
13 13 (1.54%) VBA
13 13 (1.54%) Ruby
14 10 (1.18%) VB6
15 6 (0.71%) Perl
16 3 (0.36%) Korn
Qualifications
1 123 (14.57%) Security Cleared
2 112 (13.27%) Degree
3 82 (9.72%) SC Cleared
4 22 (2.61%) ISEB
5 18 (2.13%) Oracle Certification
6 16 (1.90%) OCP
7 14 (1.66%) Sun Certification
8 12 (1.42%) OCPJP
9 11 (1.30%) OCMJD
10 8 (0.95%) ACCA
10 8 (0.95%) CIMA
10 8 (0.95%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 6 (0.71%) Microsoft Certification
12 5 (0.59%) ISTQB
12 5 (0.59%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 4 (0.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 4 (0.47%) MCAD
13 4 (0.47%) MCSD
14 3 (0.36%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
15 2 (0.24%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (3.32%) QA
2 17 (2.01%) Data Quality
2 17 (2.01%) SLA
3 9 (1.07%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 6 (0.71%) Basel II
4 6 (0.71%) IAS 39
4 6 (0.71%) COBIT
5 2 (0.24%) ISO 9000
6 1 (0.12%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 32 (3.79%) Oracle RMAN
2 19 (2.25%) Oracle RAC
3 14 (1.66%) 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%) NFS
7 1 (0.12%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.12%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.12%) XenApp
7 1 (0.12%) XenServer
7 1 (0.12%) vSphere
7 1 (0.12%) KVM
7 1 (0.12%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 32 (3.79%) 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 (0.36%) 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
1 114 (13.51%) Microsoft
2 52 (6.16%) SAP
2 52 (6.16%) Fujitsu
3 50 (5.92%) JBoss
4 48 (5.69%) Business Objects
5 37 (4.38%) Cognos
5 37 (4.38%) Hyperion
5 37 (4.38%) IBM
6 35 (4.15%) Sun
7 34 (4.03%) HP
8 27 (3.20%) VMware
9 21 (2.49%) Netezza
10 18 (2.13%) EMC
11 17 (2.01%) Sybase
12 16 (1.90%) Informatica
13 15 (1.78%) NetApp
14 11 (1.30%) StorageTek
14 11 (1.30%) Citrix
15 10 (1.18%) Metastorm
15 10 (1.18%) SOASTA, Inc
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Red Commerce
Salary: £80000.00 - £100000.00 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: 2 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum + shift / night shift allowance
Posted: 16 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £400 - £500 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Birmingham, Warwickshire
Steria
Salary: £78k - £82k + 15% Flexible Benefits DoE
Posted: Yesterday
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
TEKsystems
Salary: £31000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Warwickshire
Venturi
Salary: £30000 - £56000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, Warwickshire
Steria
Salary: £48k - £52k + 15% Flexible Benefits DoE
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, Warwickshire
Steria
Salary: £70k - £90k + 15% Benefits Dependant on Experience
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, Warwickshire
Steria
Salary: £85k - £100k + 15% Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Net Talent
Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: Yesterday
Redditch, Worcestershire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
JPS Selection
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Bonus + Substantial Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Staffordshire
Online Media Experts - New Look
Posted: 2 days ago
Malvern, Worcestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Staffordshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + car + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Staffordshire
Online Media Experts - New Look
Posted: 4 days ago
West Midlands
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Venturi
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago