Period
to 21 May 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Oracle Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 21 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Oracle Certification
UK
6 months to
21 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 967 1069 1015
Rank change year-on-year +102 -54 -26
Permanent jobs citing Oracle Certification 131 137 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.091% 0.080% 0.095%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.37% 0.34% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 102 128 67
UK median annual salary £52,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +11.11% -
10th Percentile £40,000 £32,500 £34,300
90th Percentile £66,250 £63,750 £68,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +4.00% +5.26% +5.56%

Oracle Certification is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
UK
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 35,619 40,562 42,167
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 24.71% 23.62% 24.97%
Number of salaries quoted 25,461 30,751 33,049
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.56% +8.33% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £81,250 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £44,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +1.12% +7.23% -2.35%

Oracle Certification
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Oracle Certification as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Oracle Certification in the UK

Oracle Certification
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Oracle Certification.

Salary trend for Oracle Certification in the UK

Oracle Certification
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle Certification over the 6 months to 21 May 2019.

Salary histogram for Oracle Certification in the UK

Oracle Certification
Top 12 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle Certification within the UK over the 6 months to 21 May 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +76 105 £52,000 +4.00% 2
UK excluding London +35 64 £52,000 +4.00% 2
London +115 52 £45,000 -18.18%
South West +43 19 £52,000 +22.35%
South East +3 13 £50,000 -4.76%
Scotland +11 10 £60,000 +20.00%
West Midlands +26 8 £62,500 +42.86%
Midlands +23 8 £62,500 +40.85% 2
North of England +17 8 £55,000 +46.67%
Yorkshire -1 8 £55,000 +57.14%
East of England +82 5 £41,500 -12.63%
Wales +17 2 £47,500 -9.52%

For the 6 months to 21 May 2019, IT jobs citing Oracle Certification also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads with a requirement for Oracle Certification.

1 108 (82.44%) Oracle
2 95 (72.52%) OCP
3 82 (62.60%) SQL
4 72 (54.96%) Linux
5 53 (40.46%) Oracle Database
6 52 (39.69%) Java
7 49 (37.40%) PL/SQL
8 48 (36.64%) Unix
9 43 (32.82%) Relational Database
10 41 (31.30%) PostgreSQL
11 40 (30.53%) Security Cleared
12 39 (29.77%) OCA
13 36 (27.48%) Data Guard
14 34 (25.95%) Shell Script
15 32 (24.43%) Oracle RMAN
15 32 (24.43%) Performance Tuning
16 30 (22.90%) Oracle Database 12c
16 30 (22.90%) Oracle Database 11g
17 27 (20.61%) HP
18 26 (19.85%) Tomcat
19 25 (19.08%) OO
20 24 (18.32%) MySQL
20 24 (18.32%) Microsoft
21 22 (16.79%) Swing
21 22 (16.79%) OOA/OOD
21 22 (16.79%) Servlets
21 22 (16.79%) HP UFT
21 22 (16.79%) Android
21 22 (16.79%) Test Management
21 22 (16.79%) HP Quality Center

Oracle Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 26 (19.85%) Tomcat
2 7 (5.34%) Oracle Application Server
3 6 (4.58%) WebLogic
4 3 (2.29%) JBoss
5 1 (0.76%) Apache
5 1 (0.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.76%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 18 (13.74%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 13 (9.92%) Oracle Applications
2 12 (9.16%) Oracle EBS
3 10 (7.63%) Oracle 11i
3 10 (7.63%) Oracle EBS R12
4 5 (3.82%) HFM
4 5 (3.82%) Hyperion Planning
5 3 (2.29%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.76%) Oracle Assets
6 1 (0.76%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.76%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.76%) Oracle General Ledger
6 1 (0.76%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (0.76%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 1 (0.76%) Oracle Receivables
6 1 (0.76%) Oracle Retail
6 1 (0.76%) PeopleSoft Financials
6 1 (0.76%) PeopleSoft HCM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.53%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (1.53%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (1.53%) Office 365
2 1 (0.76%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (0.76%) Google App Engine
2 1 (0.76%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (0.76%) IaaS
2 1 (0.76%) PaaS
2 1 (0.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.58%) Fibre Channel
1 6 (4.58%) Firewall
1 6 (4.58%) SAN
1 6 (4.58%) TCP/IP
2 3 (2.29%) DNS
2 3 (2.29%) SMTP
3 1 (0.76%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (40.46%) Oracle Database
2 43 (32.82%) Relational Database
3 41 (31.30%) PostgreSQL
4 30 (22.90%) Oracle Database 11g
4 30 (22.90%) Oracle Database 12c
5 24 (18.32%) MySQL
6 16 (12.21%) SQL Server
7 12 (9.16%) Oracle BI EE
8 8 (6.11%) Oracle Database 10g
9 7 (5.34%) Oracle Reports
9 7 (5.34%) SQL Server 2016
10 6 (4.58%) Oracle Exadata
10 6 (4.58%) Oracle ODI
11 5 (3.82%) Essbase
12 4 (3.05%) SQL Server 2014
13 1 (0.76%) Big Data
13 1 (0.76%) MongoDB
13 1 (0.76%) Oracle BI Publisher
13 1 (0.76%) Oracle Discoverer
13 1 (0.76%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 22 (16.79%) HP UFT
2 18 (13.74%) LoadRunner
3 7 (5.34%) Oracle Forms
4 6 (4.58%) Jenkins
5 5 (3.82%) JIRA
5 5 (3.82%) Subversion
6 4 (3.05%) ClearCase
6 4 (3.05%) Selenium
7 1 (0.76%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.76%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (0.76%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.76%) Toad
General
1 16 (12.21%) Finance
2 6 (4.58%) Marketing
3 3 (2.29%) Games
4 2 (1.53%) Local Government
4 2 (1.53%) Retail
5 1 (0.76%) Banking
5 1 (0.76%) Dutch Language
5 1 (0.76%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 46 (35.11%) DBA
2 41 (31.30%) Oracle DBA
3 29 (22.14%) Developer
4 27 (20.61%) Administrator
4 27 (20.61%) Java Developer
5 22 (16.79%) Analyst
6 18 (13.74%) Technical Analyst
7 17 (12.98%) Technical Test Analyst
7 17 (12.98%) Test Analyst
8 13 (9.92%) Consultant
9 12 (9.16%) Oracle Consultant
10 6 (4.58%) Cloud Consultant
10 6 (4.58%) Oracle Technical Consultant
10 6 (4.58%) Technical Consultant
10 6 (4.58%) Unix Administrator
11 5 (3.82%) Hyperion Consultant
11 5 (3.82%) Junior
11 5 (3.82%) Oracle Applications DBA
11 5 (3.82%) Senior Consultant
11 5 (3.82%) Senior Hyperion Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (16.79%) Servlets
1 22 (16.79%) Swing
2 7 (5.34%) Oracle Fusion
3 5 (3.82%) J2EE
3 5 (3.82%) Spring
4 4 (3.05%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 3 (2.29%) CSS
5 3 (2.29%) Hibernate
5 3 (2.29%) HTML
5 3 (2.29%) JSON
5 3 (2.29%) Web Services
5 3 (2.29%) XHTML
5 3 (2.29%) XML
5 3 (2.29%) XSLT
6 2 (1.53%) .NET
6 2 (1.53%) Middleware
6 2 (1.53%) Spring Boot
6 2 (1.53%) Spring MVC
7 1 (0.76%) Flask
7 1 (0.76%) Oracle ADF
Miscellaneous
1 22 (16.79%) Mobile App
2 19 (14.50%) Freedom of Information
3 8 (6.11%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (6.11%) Data Centre
4 5 (3.82%) Self-Motivation
5 4 (3.05%) Video Conferencing
5 4 (3.05%) Virtual Team
6 2 (1.53%) Fintech
7 1 (0.76%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.76%) FMCG
7 1 (0.76%) Life Science
7 1 (0.76%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 72 (54.96%) Linux
2 48 (36.64%) Unix
3 22 (16.79%) Android
3 22 (16.79%) Apple iOS
4 13 (9.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 13 (9.92%) Solaris
5 10 (7.63%) CentOS
6 6 (4.58%) Oracle Linux
7 3 (2.29%) Windows
8 2 (1.53%) SUSE
8 2 (1.53%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (24.43%) Performance Tuning
2 25 (19.08%) OO
3 22 (16.79%) Android Development
3 22 (16.79%) iOS Development
3 22 (16.79%) Mobile Application Development
3 22 (16.79%) OOA/OOD
3 22 (16.79%) Test Management
3 22 (16.79%) Test Strategy
4 18 (13.74%) Continuous Improvement
4 18 (13.74%) Defect Management
4 18 (13.74%) Psychology
4 18 (13.74%) Software Engineering
4 18 (13.74%) Test Scripting
5 17 (12.98%) Software Testing
6 14 (10.69%) Computer Science
7 12 (9.16%) ITIL
7 12 (9.16%) Migration
8 9 (6.87%) ERP
9 8 (6.11%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (6.11%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 82 (62.60%) SQL
2 52 (39.69%) Java
3 49 (37.40%) PL/SQL
4 34 (25.95%) Shell Script
5 18 (13.74%) C
5 18 (13.74%) VB
6 6 (4.58%) AWK
6 6 (4.58%) Bourne shell
6 6 (4.58%) Korn
6 6 (4.58%) Perl
7 3 (2.29%) Bash Shell
8 2 (1.53%) Java 8
8 2 (1.53%) Java 9
8 2 (1.53%) Python
9 1 (0.76%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 95 (72.52%) OCP
2 40 (30.53%) Security Cleared
3 39 (29.77%) OCA
4 21 (16.03%) Microsoft Certification
5 18 (13.74%) DV Cleared
5 18 (13.74%) MCP
5 18 (13.74%) SAP Certification
6 17 (12.98%) Degree
6 17 (12.98%) ISTQB
7 13 (9.92%) RHCE
8 6 (4.58%) Computer Science Degree
8 6 (4.58%) RHCSA
9 4 (3.05%) Sun Certification
10 3 (2.29%) SC Cleared
11 2 (1.53%) CCNA
11 2 (1.53%) CCNP
11 2 (1.53%) Cisco Certification
11 2 (1.53%) MCSE
12 1 (0.76%) CISA
12 1 (0.76%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.05%) QA
System Software
1 20 (15.27%) Oracle RAC
2 9 (6.87%) Virtual Machines
3 6 (4.58%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 4 (3.05%) Docker
4 4 (3.05%) GlusterFS
4 4 (3.05%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (2.29%) Postfix
6 2 (1.53%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 36 (27.48%) Data Guard
2 32 (24.43%) Oracle RMAN
3 22 (16.79%) HP Quality Center
4 18 (13.74%) HP ALM
5 6 (4.58%) NetBackup
5 6 (4.58%) Oracle ZFS
5 6 (4.58%) Red Hat Satellite
5 6 (4.58%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 6 (4.58%) Single Sign-On
6 5 (3.82%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 4 (3.05%) Ansible
7 4 (3.05%) Veritas Storage Foundation
8 1 (0.76%) Control-M
8 1 (0.76%) Nagios
8 1 (0.76%) Oracle Flashback
8 1 (0.76%) Puppet
8 1 (0.76%) Terraform
8 1 (0.76%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.76%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 108 (82.44%) Oracle
2 27 (20.61%) HP
3 24 (18.32%) Microsoft
4 18 (13.74%) SAP
5 17 (12.98%) Red Hat
6 13 (9.92%) VMware
7 6 (4.58%) Brocade
7 6 (4.58%) Centrify
7 6 (4.58%) Sun
7 6 (4.58%) Veritas
8 5 (3.82%) Hyperion
9 4 (3.05%) BMC
9 4 (3.05%) CA Agile Central
9 4 (3.05%) EMC
9 4 (3.05%) StorageTek
10 3 (2.29%) Infoblox
10 3 (2.29%) Remedy
11 2 (1.53%) Cisco
11 2 (1.53%) NetApp
11 2 (1.53%) Xamarin