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 11 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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle
Rank 18 16 26
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +10
Permanent jobs citing Oracle 440 495 323
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 8.22% 8.97% 6.65%
As % of the Vendors category 17.01% 17.94% 13.26%
Number of salaries quoted 378 389 268
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £26,600
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £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
2586 2759 2436
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 48.29% 49.98% 50.19%
Number of salaries quoted 2134 2270 2069
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 £27,000 £26,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £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 11 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 11 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 -1 184 £42,500 -10.52% 10
Coventry +15 75 £43,750 +13.63% 7
Solihull +1 38 £35,000 -6.66% 1
Staffordshire +3 34 £33,500 -4.28% 1
Wolverhampton +9 24 £34,250 -8.66% 1
Worcestershire -4 16 £45,000 +21.62% 2
Warwickshire -30 15 £38,000 +2.70% 6
Shropshire -7 6 £37,500 - 2
West Bromwich -8 6 £40,500 +1.25% 1
Walsall +10 5 £37,000 -26.00%
Oracle
England

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 11 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.

1 472 (56.66%) SQL
2 275 (33.01%) SQL Server
3 265 (31.81%) Finance
4 217 (26.05%) Oracle Database
5 215 (25.81%) Java
6 212 (25.45%) UNIX
7 192 (23.05%) PL/SQL
8 143 (17.17%) Business Intelligence
9 141 (16.93%) .NET
10 132 (15.85%) Linux
11 124 (14.89%) Windows
12 118 (14.17%) Security Cleared
13 106 (12.73%) Oracle EBS
14 104 (12.48%) Degree
15 103 (12.36%) Microsoft
15 103 (12.36%) Oracle Reports
16 101 (12.12%) Oracle Database 11g
17 97 (11.64%) HTML
18 96 (11.52%) C#
18 96 (11.52%) Web Services
19 95 (11.40%) Agile Software Development
20 94 (11.28%) Relational Database
21 93 (11.16%) Retail
22 89 (10.68%) ERP
23 82 (9.84%) JavaScript
24 80 (9.60%) XML
25 76 (9.12%) Data Warehouse
26 73 (8.76%) J2EE
26 73 (8.76%) SC Cleared
27 72 (8.64%) MVC

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 11 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 69 (8.28%) Tomcat
2 42 (5.04%) Oracle Workflow
3 39 (4.68%) WebSphere
4 38 (4.56%) Apache
5 33 (3.96%) WebLogic
6 20 (2.40%) SharePoint
7 15 (1.80%) IIS
8 13 (1.56%) Oracle Application Server
9 9 (1.08%) Apache Solr
9 9 (1.08%) SharePoint 2010
10 8 (0.96%) SAS
10 8 (0.96%) IBM Notes
11 7 (0.84%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 6 (0.72%) GlassFish
13 4 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2010
13 4 (0.48%) MS Exchange
14 2 (0.24%) WebSphere Application Server
14 2 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2013
14 2 (0.24%) CMS
14 2 (0.24%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 49 (5.88%) MS Excel
2 27 (3.24%) MS Office
3 11 (1.32%) InfoPath
4 5 (0.60%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.48%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.12%) MS Project
6 1 (0.12%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 106 (12.73%) Oracle EBS
2 55 (6.60%) Oracle EBS R12
3 46 (5.52%) Oracle ERP
4 40 (4.80%) Oracle Applications
5 22 (2.64%) Oracle Financials
6 19 (2.28%) Hyperion Planning
7 18 (2.16%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 17 (2.04%) Oracle Payables
9 15 (1.80%) HFM
10 14 (1.68%) Oracle Receivables
10 14 (1.68%) Oracle Assets
10 14 (1.68%) Oracle General Ledger
10 14 (1.68%) Oracle iProcurement
11 13 (1.56%) Oracle BPM
12 12 (1.44%) assyst
12 12 (1.44%) Oracle iRecruitment
13 9 (1.08%) Cognos TM1
13 9 (1.08%) Maximo
14 8 (0.96%) Dynamics NAV
15 7 (0.84%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 10 (1.20%) Taleo
2 4 (0.48%) Google App Engine
3 2 (0.24%) Office 365
4 1 (0.12%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (3.00%) SAN
2 17 (2.04%) Internet
3 16 (1.92%) Intranet
4 14 (1.68%) FTP
5 13 (1.56%) DNS
6 12 (1.44%) NAS
7 11 (1.32%) Fibre Channel
7 11 (1.32%) iSCSI
8 10 (1.20%) VLAN
8 10 (1.20%) FCoE
8 10 (1.20%) SNMP
8 10 (1.20%) SSL
8 10 (1.20%) WAN
8 10 (1.20%) SMTP
8 10 (1.20%) DHCP
8 10 (1.20%) LAN
9 8 (0.96%) Firewall
10 4 (0.48%) ATM
11 3 (0.36%) LDAP
11 3 (0.36%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 275 (33.01%) SQL Server
2 217 (26.05%) Oracle Database
3 103 (12.36%) Oracle Reports
4 101 (12.12%) Oracle Database 11g
5 94 (11.28%) Relational Database
6 76 (9.12%) Data Warehouse
7 64 (7.68%) MySQL
7 64 (7.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 63 (7.56%) Oracle Database 10g
9 60 (7.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 56 (6.72%) RDBMS
11 50 (6.00%) SQL Server 2008
12 44 (5.28%) SQL Server 2005
13 34 (4.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 34 (4.08%) PostgreSQL
14 32 (3.84%) Oracle BI EE
15 31 (3.72%) Essbase
16 28 (3.36%) Data Mart
17 27 (3.24%) Crystal Reports
17 27 (3.24%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 57 (6.84%) Oracle Forms
2 36 (4.32%) Selenium
3 34 (4.08%) Toad
4 32 (3.84%) Eclipse
4 32 (3.84%) Subversion
5 30 (3.60%) Jenkins
6 28 (3.36%) Maven
7 23 (2.76%) Hudson
8 22 (2.64%) Team Foundation Server
8 22 (2.64%) Visual Studio
9 15 (1.80%) FitNesse
10 13 (1.56%) LoadRunner
11 12 (1.44%) Oracle APEX
12 10 (1.20%) JBehave
12 10 (1.20%) Cucumber
13 9 (1.08%) NeoLoad
13 9 (1.08%) ProC
14 8 (0.96%) Git (software)
15 7 (0.84%) Talend Open Studio
16 6 (0.72%) Mercurial
General
1 265 (31.81%) Finance
2 93 (11.16%) Retail
3 59 (7.08%) Telecoms
4 32 (3.84%) Manufacturing
5 29 (3.48%) Pharmaceutical
6 24 (2.88%) Banking
7 18 (2.16%) Back Office
8 16 (1.92%) Billing
9 15 (1.80%) Games
10 11 (1.32%) Investment Banking
11 10 (1.20%) Military
11 10 (1.20%) Law
12 9 (1.08%) Marketing
13 8 (0.96%) Front Office
14 6 (0.72%) Advertising
15 5 (0.60%) Automotive
15 5 (0.60%) Financial Institution
16 4 (0.48%) General Ledger
17 3 (0.36%) Legal
18 2 (0.24%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 270 (32.41%) Developer
2 160 (19.21%) Analyst
3 115 (13.81%) Consultant
4 84 (10.08%) DBA
5 72 (8.64%) Java Developer
6 59 (7.08%) Oracle DBA
7 58 (6.96%) Oracle Consultant
8 51 (6.12%) Architect
9 39 (4.68%) Senior Developer
9 39 (4.68%) Team Leader
10 37 (4.44%) .NET Developer
11 36 (4.32%) Oracle Developer
11 36 (4.32%) Support Analyst
11 36 (4.32%) Applications Support
11 36 (4.32%) Administrator
11 36 (4.32%) Software Developer
12 30 (3.60%) Test Manager
12 30 (3.60%) Project Manager
13 28 (3.36%) Solutions Architect
13 28 (3.36%) Functional Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 141 (16.93%) .NET
2 97 (11.64%) HTML
3 96 (11.52%) Web Services
4 80 (9.60%) XML
5 73 (8.76%) J2EE
6 66 (7.92%) .NET Framework
7 63 (7.56%) CSS
8 62 (7.44%) ASP.NET
9 61 (7.32%) WinForms
9 61 (7.32%) WCF
10 56 (6.72%) Spring
11 44 (5.28%) SOAP
12 43 (5.16%) Ajax
13 39 (4.68%) Hibernate
14 30 (3.60%) XSLT
15 27 (3.24%) Middleware
15 27 (3.24%) Spring MVC
15 27 (3.24%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 25 (3.00%) WPF
17 23 (2.76%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 40 (4.80%) Computer Science
2 34 (4.08%) Enterprise Software
3 25 (3.00%) Data Integration
4 23 (2.76%) Management Information System
5 17 (2.04%) Clustering
5 17 (2.04%) Open Source
6 15 (1.80%) Mathematics
7 11 (1.32%) CLARiiON
8 9 (1.08%) Replication
8 9 (1.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 9 (1.08%) Social Media
8 9 (1.08%) Semantic Web
8 9 (1.08%) Reference Data
9 8 (0.96%) Equities
10 7 (0.84%) N-Tier
11 6 (0.72%) APACS
12 5 (0.60%) Smartphone
12 5 (0.60%) LPAR
12 5 (0.60%) HACMP
13 4 (0.48%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 212 (25.45%) UNIX
2 132 (15.85%) Linux
3 124 (14.89%) Windows
4 52 (6.24%) Solaris
5 35 (4.20%) AIX
6 16 (1.92%) HPUX
7 8 (0.96%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (0.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (0.60%) Oracle Linux
10 4 (0.48%) Windows 8
10 4 (0.48%) Windows 7
10 4 (0.48%) Windows Mobile
11 3 (0.36%) Windows 2000
12 2 (0.24%) Windows Server 2012
13 1 (0.12%) Windows Phone
13 1 (0.12%) Windows Phone 7
13 1 (0.12%) SUSE
13 1 (0.12%) Debian
13 1 (0.12%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.12%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 143 (17.17%) Business Intelligence
2 95 (11.40%) Agile Software Development
3 89 (10.68%) ERP
4 72 (8.64%) MVC
5 63 (7.56%) User Acceptance Testing
6 59 (7.08%) OO
7 54 (6.48%) CRM
8 50 (6.00%) Performance Tuning
9 47 (5.64%) Software Engineering
10 46 (5.52%) Workflow
10 46 (5.52%) Migration
11 44 (5.28%) Unit Testing
12 43 (5.16%) ITIL
12 43 (5.16%) Project Management
13 42 (5.04%) Stakeholder Management
14 40 (4.80%) TDD
14 40 (4.80%) ETL
15 34 (4.08%) Scrum
16 33 (3.96%) Data Analysis
16 33 (3.96%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 472 (56.66%) SQL
2 215 (25.81%) Java
3 192 (23.05%) PL/SQL
4 96 (11.52%) C#
5 82 (9.84%) JavaScript
6 71 (8.52%) Shell Script
7 65 (7.80%) C
8 58 (6.96%) VB.NET
9 47 (5.64%) PHP
10 43 (5.16%) VB
11 37 (4.44%) T-SQL
12 26 (3.12%) C++
13 21 (2.52%) Groovy
14 15 (1.80%) VBScript
15 14 (1.68%) Python
16 13 (1.56%) VBA
16 13 (1.56%) Ruby
17 8 (0.96%) VB6
18 7 (0.84%) Perl
19 4 (0.48%) Korn
Qualifications
1 118 (14.17%) Security Cleared
2 104 (12.48%) Degree
3 73 (8.76%) SC Cleared
4 21 (2.52%) ISEB
5 18 (2.16%) Oracle Certification
6 16 (1.92%) OCP
7 13 (1.56%) Sun Certification
8 11 (1.32%) OCPJP
9 10 (1.20%) OCMJD
10 8 (0.96%) ACCA
10 8 (0.96%) CIMA
11 7 (0.84%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 6 (0.72%) Microsoft Certification
13 5 (0.60%) ISTQB
13 5 (0.60%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 4 (0.48%) MCAD
14 4 (0.48%) MCSD
15 2 (0.24%) HND
15 2 (0.24%) MCSA
16 1 (0.12%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (2.88%) QA
2 19 (2.28%) SLA
3 17 (2.04%) Data Quality
4 8 (0.96%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 6 (0.72%) Basel II
5 6 (0.72%) IAS 39
5 6 (0.72%) COBIT
6 2 (0.24%) ISO 9000
7 1 (0.12%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 35 (4.20%) Oracle RMAN
2 21 (2.52%) Oracle RAC
3 15 (1.80%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (0.84%) PowerHA
5 4 (0.48%) 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%) KVM
7 1 (0.12%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.12%) XenApp
7 1 (0.12%) XenServer
7 1 (0.12%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 1 (0.12%) Veritas File System
7 1 (0.12%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 1 (0.12%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 24 (2.88%) Data Guard
2 9 (1.08%) Control-M
3 8 (0.96%) Tivoli
3 8 (0.96%) BMC PATROL
4 6 (0.72%) Foglight
4 6 (0.72%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 5 (0.60%) YUM
6 4 (0.48%) NetBackup
7 2 (0.24%) EMC NetWorker
8 1 (0.12%) Oracle Identity Management
8 1 (0.12%) ITRS Geneos
8 1 (0.12%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 103 (12.36%) Microsoft
2 60 (7.20%) JBoss
2 60 (7.20%) Fujitsu
3 49 (5.88%) SAP
4 44 (5.28%) Business Objects
5 42 (5.04%) Hyperion
6 36 (4.32%) IBM
7 34 (4.08%) Sun
8 33 (3.96%) Cognos
9 30 (3.60%) HP
10 28 (3.36%) VMware
11 20 (2.40%) Netezza
12 19 (2.28%) EMC
12 19 (2.28%) Sybase
13 15 (1.80%) Informatica
13 15 (1.80%) NetApp
14 11 (1.32%) StorageTek
15 10 (1.20%) Metastorm
16 9 (1.08%) Red Hat
16 9 (1.08%) Citrix
Warwick, Warwickshire
Venturi
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £450000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Worcestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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)
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £44000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West Bromwich, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £47000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Staffordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwickshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £27000 - £36000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £100,000 to £140,000 per annum + OTE + car, pension, insurance et
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £45,000 to £85,000 per annum + excellent package
Posted: 3 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £35000 per annum + Parking, Cutting edge work!
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £50K Basic + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Health
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Search Consultancy
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Search Consultancy
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus , Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bonus, car allowance etc
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Coventry Building Society
Salary: From £39,622 to £54,479 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Birmingham City University
Salary: From £29,559 to £32,101 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago