The table below looks at the statistics 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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle
Rank 16 17 30
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +13
Permanent jobs citing Oracle 564 508 310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 10.13% 9.48% 6.40%
As % of the Vendors category 19.62% 18.46% 12.59%
Number of salaries quoted 469 426 269
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £42,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% -0.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £58,700 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
Oracle
England

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

Vendors Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2875 2752 2463
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 51.65% 51.35% 50.81%
Number of salaries quoted 2383 2341 2031
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

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 18 September 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 18 September 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 -3 266 £50,000 +5.26% 16
Coventry +10 85 £35,000 -18.60% 7
Warwickshire -2 52 £36,500 +4.28% 3
Solihull +10 45 £32,500 -16.12% 5
Staffordshire -11 39 £31,269 -12.53% 3
Worcestershire -2 18 £42,500 - 3
Walsall +7 10 £41,500 -17.00%
West Bromwich +6 6 £41,000 -3.52% 2
Wolverhampton +1 6 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Shropshire -8 5 £35,500 +1.42% 3
Oracle
England

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 September 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.

1 564 (56.23%) SQL
2 308 (30.71%) SQL Server
3 297 (29.61%) Finance
4 244 (24.33%) Oracle Database
5 242 (24.13%) Java
6 232 (23.13%) UNIX
7 215 (21.44%) PL/SQL
8 214 (21.34%) Business Intelligence
9 180 (17.95%) .NET
10 177 (17.65%) Security Cleared
11 164 (16.35%) Linux
12 159 (15.85%) Agile Software Development
13 156 (15.55%) Oracle EBS
14 152 (15.15%) Microsoft
15 148 (14.76%) Relational Database
16 141 (14.06%) Windows
17 137 (13.66%) HTML
18 136 (13.56%) ERP
19 128 (12.76%) SC Cleared
20 120 (11.96%) Retail
21 118 (11.76%) C#
22 116 (11.57%) Degree
23 113 (11.27%) Oracle Database 11g
24 112 (11.17%) Web Services
25 111 (11.07%) Oracle Reports
26 106 (10.57%) Analytical Skills
27 105 (10.47%) Oracle EBS R12
28 100 (9.97%) Data Warehouse
28 100 (9.97%) XML
29 98 (9.77%) JavaScript

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 77 (7.68%) Tomcat
2 60 (5.98%) Oracle Workflow
3 59 (5.88%) Apache
4 41 (4.09%) WebLogic
5 34 (3.39%) WebSphere
6 20 (1.99%) IIS
7 15 (1.50%) SAS
7 15 (1.50%) SharePoint
8 13 (1.30%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 12 (1.20%) Oracle Application Server
10 11 (1.10%) GlassFish
11 8 (0.80%) MS Exchange
12 7 (0.70%) Apache Pig
13 5 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2010
14 4 (0.40%) IBM Notes
14 4 (0.40%) SharePoint 2010
15 3 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2013
16 2 (0.20%) NetWeaver
16 2 (0.20%) WebSphere Application Server
16 2 (0.20%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 66 (6.58%) MS Excel
2 25 (2.49%) MS Office
3 10 (1.00%) InfoPath
4 7 (0.70%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.40%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.100%) MS Project
6 1 (0.100%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.100%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 156 (15.55%) Oracle EBS
2 105 (10.47%) Oracle EBS R12
3 73 (7.28%) Oracle ERP
4 44 (4.39%) Oracle Applications
5 35 (3.49%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 21 (2.09%) Oracle iRecruitment
7 18 (1.79%) Hyperion Planning
7 18 (1.79%) Oracle BPM
7 18 (1.79%) Oracle iProcurement
8 14 (1.40%) Oracle Financials
9 12 (1.20%) Oracle General Ledger
10 11 (1.10%) Oracle Payables
10 11 (1.10%) Oracle Assets
10 11 (1.10%) Agresso
11 10 (1.00%) HFM
12 9 (0.90%) Oracle Receivables
12 9 (0.90%) Oracle 11i
13 8 (0.80%) assyst
14 7 (0.70%) Dynamics CRM
14 7 (0.70%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 17 (1.69%) Taleo
2 2 (0.20%) Office 365
2 2 (0.20%) Google App Engine
3 1 (0.100%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.100%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.100%) SaaS
3 1 (0.100%) Responsys
Communications & Networking
1 33 (3.29%) Internet
2 25 (2.49%) SAN
3 17 (1.69%) Intranet
4 14 (1.40%) FTP
5 10 (1.00%) SSL
5 10 (1.00%) LAN
5 10 (1.00%) WAN
6 9 (0.90%) LDAP
6 9 (0.90%) DNS
7 8 (0.80%) HTTP
7 8 (0.80%) TCP/IP
8 7 (0.70%) ATM
9 6 (0.60%) NAS
10 5 (0.50%) VLAN
10 5 (0.50%) iSCSI
10 5 (0.50%) FCoE
10 5 (0.50%) Fibre Channel
10 5 (0.50%) DHCP
10 5 (0.50%) SMTP
10 5 (0.50%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 308 (30.71%) SQL Server
2 244 (24.33%) Oracle Database
3 148 (14.76%) Relational Database
4 113 (11.27%) Oracle Database 11g
5 111 (11.07%) Oracle Reports
6 100 (9.97%) Data Warehouse
7 87 (8.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 74 (7.38%) RDBMS
9 68 (6.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 68 (6.78%) MySQL
10 65 (6.48%) SQL Server 2008
10 65 (6.48%) Oracle BI EE
11 57 (5.68%) DB2
12 53 (5.28%) Oracle Database 10g
13 52 (5.18%) PostgreSQL
14 47 (4.69%) Data Mart
15 44 (4.39%) Essbase
16 42 (4.19%) SQL Server 2012
17 40 (3.99%) Oracle Discoverer
18 38 (3.79%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 77 (7.68%) Oracle Forms
2 43 (4.29%) Visual Studio
3 42 (4.19%) Toad
4 29 (2.89%) Subversion
4 29 (2.89%) Eclipse
5 25 (2.49%) Selenium
6 23 (2.29%) Git (software)
7 20 (1.99%) Talend Open Studio
8 19 (1.89%) Team Foundation Server
9 18 (1.79%) Maven
9 18 (1.79%) Jenkins
10 13 (1.30%) LoadRunner
11 12 (1.20%) FitNesse
11 12 (1.20%) Oracle APEX
12 11 (1.10%) Hudson
12 11 (1.10%) PVCS
13 10 (1.00%) ProC
14 9 (0.90%) NeoLoad
15 8 (0.80%) ClearCase
15 8 (0.80%) Mercurial
General
1 297 (29.61%) Finance
2 120 (11.96%) Retail
3 74 (7.38%) Telecoms
4 39 (3.89%) Manufacturing
5 22 (2.19%) Pharmaceutical
6 19 (1.89%) Banking
7 17 (1.69%) Billing
8 16 (1.60%) Back Office
9 11 (1.10%) Marketing
9 11 (1.10%) Games
10 10 (1.00%) Investment Banking
11 7 (0.70%) Military
11 7 (0.70%) Front Office
11 7 (0.70%) Law
12 6 (0.60%) Advertising
13 5 (0.50%) Electronics
14 4 (0.40%) Financial Institution
14 4 (0.40%) Legal
15 3 (0.30%) General Ledger
15 3 (0.30%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 296 (29.51%) Developer
2 193 (19.24%) Analyst
3 160 (15.95%) Consultant
4 95 (9.47%) DBA
5 84 (8.37%) Oracle Consultant
6 70 (6.98%) Oracle DBA
7 67 (6.68%) Java Developer
8 55 (5.48%) Architect
9 53 (5.28%) Support Analyst
10 51 (5.08%) Administrator
11 47 (4.69%) Software Engineer
11 47 (4.69%) Functional Consultant
11 47 (4.69%) Oracle Functional Consultant
12 44 (4.39%) Senior Developer
13 43 (4.29%) Software Developer
14 41 (4.09%) Business Intelligence Developer
15 39 (3.89%) Oracle Developer
15 39 (3.89%) Team Leader
16 38 (3.79%) Project Manager
17 36 (3.59%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 180 (17.95%) .NET
2 137 (13.66%) HTML
3 112 (11.17%) Web Services
4 100 (9.97%) XML
5 84 (8.37%) J2EE
6 80 (7.98%) ASP.NET
7 77 (7.68%) CSS
8 73 (7.28%) .NET Framework
9 56 (5.58%) WCF
10 54 (5.38%) Middleware
11 52 (5.18%) Spring
12 50 (4.99%) WinForms
13 41 (4.09%) XSLT
13 41 (4.09%) Hibernate
14 40 (3.99%) jQuery
15 34 (3.39%) SOAP
16 30 (2.99%) Ajax
17 29 (2.89%) RESTful
18 24 (2.39%) Oracle Fusion
18 24 (2.39%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 106 (10.57%) Analytical Skills
2 54 (5.38%) Computer Science
3 45 (4.49%) Data Integration
4 34 (3.39%) Enterprise Software
5 23 (2.29%) Management Information System
6 13 (1.30%) Semantic Web
6 13 (1.30%) Clustering
7 10 (1.00%) Replication
7 10 (1.00%) Mainframe
7 10 (1.00%) User Experience
8 8 (0.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 8 (0.80%) Open Source
8 8 (0.80%) Mathematics
9 7 (0.70%) Mobile App
9 7 (0.70%) Equities
10 6 (0.60%) CLARiiON
10 6 (0.60%) N-Tier
11 5 (0.50%) SCADA
11 5 (0.50%) Reference Data
11 5 (0.50%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 232 (23.13%) UNIX
2 164 (16.35%) Linux
3 141 (14.06%) Windows
4 45 (4.49%) Solaris
5 22 (2.19%) AIX
6 10 (1.00%) HPUX
6 10 (1.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (0.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (0.50%) Windows 7
8 5 (0.50%) Windows 8
9 4 (0.40%) Oracle Linux
9 4 (0.40%) Windows Mobile
10 3 (0.30%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (0.30%) Windows 2000
11 2 (0.20%) Debian
11 2 (0.20%) Windows XP
11 2 (0.20%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.100%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.100%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 214 (21.34%) Business Intelligence
2 159 (15.85%) Agile Software Development
3 136 (13.56%) ERP
4 90 (8.97%) ETL
5 85 (8.47%) Project Management
6 81 (8.08%) MVC
7 78 (7.78%) Performance Tuning
8 76 (7.58%) Mentoring
9 74 (7.38%) CRM
10 71 (7.08%) User Acceptance Testing
11 70 (6.98%) Software Engineering
12 67 (6.68%) Migration
12 67 (6.68%) Workflow
13 62 (6.18%) Data Migration
14 51 (5.08%) SOA
15 48 (4.79%) OO
16 47 (4.69%) ITIL
17 46 (4.59%) Stakeholder Management
18 41 (4.09%) Enterprise Architecture
19 40 (3.99%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 564 (56.23%) SQL
2 242 (24.13%) Java
3 215 (21.44%) PL/SQL
4 118 (11.76%) C#
5 98 (9.77%) JavaScript
6 80 (7.98%) T-SQL
7 59 (5.88%) Shell Script
7 59 (5.88%) PHP
8 58 (5.78%) C
9 52 (5.18%) VB.NET
10 39 (3.89%) C++
11 36 (3.59%) VB
12 25 (2.49%) Python
12 25 (2.49%) Perl
13 17 (1.69%) Groovy
14 14 (1.40%) VBA
15 9 (0.90%) VBScript
16 8 (0.80%) VB6
17 7 (0.70%) Korn
17 7 (0.70%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 177 (17.65%) Security Cleared
2 128 (12.76%) SC Cleared
3 116 (11.57%) Degree
4 24 (2.39%) ISEB
5 19 (1.89%) Oracle Certification
5 19 (1.89%) Sun Certification
6 17 (1.69%) OCPJP
7 16 (1.60%) OCMJD
7 16 (1.60%) OCP
8 11 (1.10%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 8 (0.80%) ISTQB
10 7 (0.70%) MCAD
10 7 (0.70%) MCSD
10 7 (0.70%) Microsoft Certification
10 7 (0.70%) ACCA
10 7 (0.70%) CIMA
11 5 (0.50%) ITIL Certification
12 4 (0.40%) SAS Certification
12 4 (0.40%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 3 (0.30%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (3.69%) Data Quality
1 37 (3.69%) SLA
2 33 (3.29%) QA
3 6 (0.60%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.20%) IAS 39
4 2 (0.20%) Basel II
4 2 (0.20%) ISO 9000
4 2 (0.20%) COBIT
System Software
1 51 (5.08%) Oracle RMAN
2 38 (3.79%) Oracle RAC
3 13 (1.30%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (0.70%) HDFS
5 4 (0.40%) Active Directory
6 2 (0.20%) Terminal Server
6 2 (0.20%) Forefront TMG
7 1 (0.100%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.100%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 33 (3.29%) Data Guard
2 9 (0.90%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 6 (0.60%) Puppet
4 4 (0.40%) BMC PATROL
4 4 (0.40%) Control-M
4 4 (0.40%) Tivoli
5 3 (0.30%) YUM
5 3 (0.30%) Foglight
6 2 (0.20%) NetBackup
6 2 (0.20%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (0.100%) HP Data Protector
7 1 (0.100%) Oracle Identity Management
7 1 (0.100%) ITRS Geneos
7 1 (0.100%) Nagios
7 1 (0.100%) Netcool
7 1 (0.100%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 152 (15.15%) Microsoft
2 67 (6.68%) Fujitsu
3 64 (6.38%) IBM
4 62 (6.18%) Business Objects
5 60 (5.98%) Hyperion
6 52 (5.18%) SAP
7 48 (4.79%) Cognos
7 48 (4.79%) JBoss
8 38 (3.79%) Sun
9 37 (3.69%) Informatica
10 35 (3.49%) HP
11 32 (3.19%) Netezza
12 22 (2.19%) VMware
13 21 (2.09%) Sybase
14 20 (1.99%) Talend
15 18 (1.79%) NetApp
16 14 (1.40%) EMC
17 12 (1.20%) Citrix
18 11 (1.10%) Tableau
19 9 (0.90%) SOASTA, Inc
West Midlands
Vertical IT
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 59 minutes ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Venturi
Salary: £35000 - £47000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 1 hour ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Venturi
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 hours ago
West Bromwich, West Midlands (County)
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £43,000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Good Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30-40,000
Posted: 4 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
TEKsystems
Salary: £33000 - £46000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
TEKsystems
Salary: £40 - £55 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £80,000 to £130,000 per annum + package
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £45,000 to £85,000 per annum + excellent package
Posted: Yesterday
West Bromwich, West Midlands (County)
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, Company Discounts
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £50K Basic + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £50K Basic + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £50K Basic + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Redditch, Worcestershire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwickshire
Venturi
Salary: £30000 - £56000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago