Period
to 22 September 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Oracle Database skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Oracle Database over the 6 months to 22 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
UK
6 months to
22 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 411 321 289
Rank change year-on-year -90 -32 -50
Permanent jobs citing Oracle Database 1,011 1,727 2,146
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.73% 1.04% 1.21%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.69% 3.49% 3.97%
Number of salaries quoted 780 1,200 1,554
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -5.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £73,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,443 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -1.24% - -

Oracle Database is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 37,647 49,485 54,024
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 27.06% 29.72% 30.57%
Number of salaries quoted 30,738 40,368 44,486
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +2.41%

Oracle Database
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Oracle Database in the UK

Oracle Database
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Oracle Database in the UK

Oracle Database
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle Database over the 6 months to 22 September 2019.

Salary histogram for Oracle Database in the UK

Oracle Database
Top 16 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle Database within the UK over the 6 months to 22 September 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 -90 904 £55,000 +7.84% 141
UK excluding London -90 596 £44,443 -1.24% 109
London -44 388 £62,500 +4.17% 48
South East -87 214 £55,500 +11.00% 32
North of England -43 130 £42,500 +6.25% 33
Midlands +11 79 £42,500 +3.66% 13
North West +19 70 £45,000 +5.88% 16
Scotland -21 66 £40,000 -10.11% 10
South West -35 56 £45,000 +5.88% 11
West Midlands +19 51 £42,500 - 7
Yorkshire -61 43 £41,721 +6.98% 13
East of England -39 34 £41,500 -12.63% 4
East Midlands +20 28 £50,000 +33.33% 6
North East +25 17 £37,500 - 4
Wales -12 11 £42,500 -3.41% 2
Northern Ireland -6 6 £32,500 -4.41% 4

For the 6 months to 22 September 2019, IT jobs citing Oracle Database 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 Database.

1 1,011 (100.00%) Oracle
2 646 (63.90%) SQL
3 405 (40.06%) PL/SQL
4 331 (32.74%) Java
4 331 (32.74%) Agile Software Development
5 306 (30.27%) Finance
6 304 (30.07%) Linux
7 266 (26.31%) SQL Server
8 263 (26.01%) Unix
9 226 (22.35%) Oracle Database 11g
10 187 (18.50%) Oracle Database 12c
11 169 (16.72%) Windows
12 168 (16.62%) Business Intelligence
13 161 (15.92%) Oracle Reports
14 158 (15.63%) Data Warehouse
14 158 (15.63%) SDLC
15 148 (14.64%) Microsoft
16 143 (14.14%) Problem-Solving
17 142 (14.05%) Degree
18 138 (13.65%) Relational Database
19 135 (13.35%) Software Engineering
20 134 (13.25%) ETL
21 126 (12.46%) Data Modelling
22 120 (11.87%) Banking
22 120 (11.87%) DevOps
23 117 (11.57%) Analytical Skills
23 117 (11.57%) Oracle Forms
24 111 (10.98%) Scrum
24 111 (10.98%) Performance Tuning
25 109 (10.78%) AWS

Oracle Database
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 67 (6.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 65 (6.43%) WebLogic
3 48 (4.75%) Oracle Workflow
4 42 (4.15%) WebSphere
5 41 (4.06%) SharePoint
5 41 (4.06%) Tomcat
6 28 (2.77%) JBoss
7 26 (2.57%) IIS
8 25 (2.47%) Confluence
9 23 (2.27%) Apache
10 22 (2.18%) Apache Spark
10 22 (2.18%) WebSphere Application Server
11 18 (1.78%) SAS
12 11 (1.09%) MQSeries
13 8 (0.79%) Apache Pig
13 8 (0.79%) nginx
14 7 (0.69%) Oracle HTTP Server
15 6 (0.59%) Elasticsearch
15 6 (0.59%) Oracle Coherence
15 6 (0.59%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 36 (3.56%) Microsoft Excel
2 24 (2.37%) Microsoft Office
3 16 (1.58%) MS Visio
4 13 (1.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 4 (0.40%) InfoPath
6 3 (0.30%) Microsoft Project
6 3 (0.30%) Windchill
7 1 (0.099%) ArchiCAD
7 1 (0.099%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.099%) MicroStation
7 1 (0.099%) Revit
Business Applications
1 66 (6.53%) Oracle EBS
2 54 (5.34%) Oracle Applications
3 45 (4.45%) Oracle EBS R12
4 33 (3.26%) Oracle ERP
5 22 (2.18%) Oracle BPM
6 14 (1.38%) Oracle Cash Management
6 14 (1.38%) Oracle Payables
7 8 (0.79%) Oracle Receivables
8 6 (0.59%) Oracle Assets
9 5 (0.49%) Oracle Financials
9 5 (0.49%) PeopleSoft Financials
9 5 (0.49%) SAP ERP
10 4 (0.40%) Oracle 11i
10 4 (0.40%) Oracle E-Business Tax
10 4 (0.40%) SAP FI
10 4 (0.40%) SAP HR
11 3 (0.30%) SAP IS-U
11 3 (0.30%) SAP Payroll
11 3 (0.30%) SAP S/4HANA
11 3 (0.30%) Siebel CRM
Cloud Services
1 109 (10.78%) AWS
2 76 (7.52%) Azure
3 39 (3.86%) Power Platform
4 18 (1.78%) GitHub
4 18 (1.78%) SaaS
5 16 (1.58%) PaaS
6 13 (1.29%) Cloud Computing
7 8 (0.79%) BlazeMeter
7 8 (0.79%) GCP
8 7 (0.69%) Amazon S3
8 7 (0.69%) Office 365
9 5 (0.49%) Force.com
9 5 (0.49%) IaaS
10 4 (0.40%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 4 (0.40%) Amazon EC2
10 4 (0.40%) AWS Lambda
10 4 (0.40%) Serverless
11 3 (0.30%) Amazon ELB
11 3 (0.30%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 2 (0.20%) Amazon Glacier
Communications & Networking
1 26 (2.57%) SAN
2 25 (2.47%) Firewall
3 12 (1.19%) Internet
4 10 (0.99%) DNS
5 9 (0.89%) LAN
5 9 (0.89%) NAS
5 9 (0.89%) WAN
6 8 (0.79%) TCP/IP
7 7 (0.69%) HTTP
8 6 (0.59%) DHCP
9 5 (0.49%) VSAN
10 4 (0.40%) Fibre Channel
10 4 (0.40%) Wireless
11 3 (0.30%) Extranet
12 2 (0.20%) GPRS
12 2 (0.20%) GSM
12 2 (0.20%) UMTS
12 2 (0.20%) VLAN
13 1 (0.099%) iSCSI
13 1 (0.099%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 266 (26.31%) SQL Server
2 226 (22.35%) Oracle Database 11g
3 187 (18.50%) Oracle Database 12c
4 161 (15.92%) Oracle Reports
5 158 (15.63%) Data Warehouse
6 138 (13.65%) Relational Database
7 91 (9.00%) Oracle Database 10g
8 88 (8.70%) RDBMS
9 68 (6.73%) PostgreSQL
10 66 (6.53%) Hadoop
11 58 (5.74%) Apache Cassandra
12 57 (5.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 54 (5.34%) BusinessObjects
13 54 (5.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 48 (4.75%) MySQL
15 47 (4.65%) Big Data
16 45 (4.45%) Oracle BI Publisher
17 42 (4.15%) Oracle ODI
18 39 (3.86%) Power BI
19 38 (3.76%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 117 (11.57%) Oracle Forms
2 103 (10.19%) Git (software)
3 75 (7.42%) Jenkins
4 63 (6.23%) JIRA
5 49 (4.85%) Oracle APEX
6 45 (4.45%) Maven
7 27 (2.67%) Visual Studio
8 25 (2.47%) Bitbucket
9 21 (2.08%) Artifactory
10 20 (1.98%) Selenium
10 20 (1.98%) Subversion
11 17 (1.68%) TeamCity
11 17 (1.68%) Toad
12 15 (1.48%) Team Foundation Server
13 14 (1.38%) NUnit
13 14 (1.38%) SpecFlow
14 13 (1.29%) JUnit
15 12 (1.19%) Ant
15 12 (1.19%) LoadRunner
15 12 (1.19%) ProC
General
1 306 (30.27%) Finance
2 120 (11.87%) Banking
3 51 (5.04%) Investment Banking
4 48 (4.75%) Manufacturing
5 40 (3.96%) Retail
6 39 (3.86%) Public Sector
7 30 (2.97%) Front Office
8 21 (2.08%) Telecoms
9 18 (1.78%) General Ledger
10 17 (1.68%) Financial Institution
11 14 (1.38%) Marketing
12 13 (1.29%) Aerospace
12 13 (1.29%) Billing
13 12 (1.19%) Back Office
13 12 (1.19%) Legal
14 10 (0.99%) Local Government
15 7 (0.69%) Advertising
15 7 (0.69%) Electronics
16 5 (0.49%) Law
16 5 (0.49%) Police
Job Titles
1 414 (40.95%) Developer
2 174 (17.21%) Oracle Developer
3 159 (15.73%) DBA
4 113 (11.18%) Analyst
5 110 (10.88%) Oracle DBA
6 102 (10.09%) Java Developer
7 85 (8.41%) Administrator
8 78 (7.72%) Senior Developer
9 54 (5.34%) Applications Support
10 53 (5.24%) Architect
11 41 (4.06%) SQL Developer
12 40 (3.96%) Software Engineer
13 38 (3.76%) Database Developer
14 37 (3.66%) PL/SQL Developer
15 35 (3.46%) Consultant
16 32 (3.17%) SQL DBA
17 30 (2.97%) Business Intelligence Developer
18 27 (2.67%) Solutions Architect
19 25 (2.47%) Senior DBA
19 25 (2.47%) Senior Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 108 (10.68%) Spring
2 101 (9.99%) Web Services
3 91 (9.00%) XML
4 80 (7.91%) HTML
5 78 (7.72%) .NET
6 58 (5.74%) CSS
7 52 (5.14%) Spring Boot
8 50 (4.95%) Node.js
8 50 (4.95%) SOAP
9 49 (4.85%) Kafka
10 44 (4.35%) Middleware
11 43 (4.25%) J2EE
12 40 (3.96%) Java EE
13 38 (3.76%) Hibernate
13 38 (3.76%) REST
14 33 (3.26%) ASP.NET
14 33 (3.26%) Oracle Fusion
15 32 (3.17%) AngularJS
16 29 (2.87%) JMS
17 28 (2.77%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 117 (11.57%) Analytical Skills
2 52 (5.14%) Self-Motivation
3 41 (4.06%) Fixed Income
4 26 (2.57%) Management Information System
5 23 (2.27%) Greenfield Project
5 23 (2.27%) Replication
6 22 (2.18%) Algorithms
7 20 (1.98%) Clustering
8 19 (1.88%) Enterprise Software
9 18 (1.78%) Equities
9 18 (1.78%) Mainframe
10 17 (1.68%) Linux Command Line
11 16 (1.58%) Data Structures
12 12 (1.19%) Data Centre
13 11 (1.09%) Derivative
13 11 (1.09%) N-Tier
13 11 (1.09%) User Experience
14 9 (0.89%) Public Cloud
15 8 (0.79%) Life Science
15 8 (0.79%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 304 (30.07%) Linux
2 263 (26.01%) Unix
3 169 (16.72%) Windows
4 44 (4.35%) Windows Server
5 39 (3.86%) Solaris
6 28 (2.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 21 (2.08%) Oracle Linux
8 15 (1.48%) AIX
9 12 (1.19%) Windows Server 2008
10 11 (1.09%) zOS
11 8 (0.79%) Apple iOS
11 8 (0.79%) Windows Server 2012
12 6 (0.59%) CentOS
12 6 (0.59%) Windows 7
13 4 (0.40%) Debian
14 3 (0.30%) Ubuntu
15 2 (0.20%) SUSE
15 2 (0.20%) VME
15 2 (0.20%) Windows 10
15 2 (0.20%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 331 (32.74%) Agile Software Development
2 168 (16.62%) Business Intelligence
3 158 (15.63%) SDLC
4 143 (14.14%) Problem-Solving
5 135 (13.35%) Software Engineering
6 134 (13.25%) ETL
7 126 (12.46%) Data Modelling
8 120 (11.87%) DevOps
9 111 (10.98%) Performance Tuning
9 111 (10.98%) Scrum
10 91 (9.00%) Analytics
11 86 (8.51%) Computer Science
12 83 (8.21%) Mentoring
13 77 (7.62%) SOA
14 75 (7.42%) ERP
15 73 (7.22%) ITIL
16 68 (6.73%) Continuous Integration
16 68 (6.73%) Migration
17 65 (6.43%) High Availability
18 62 (6.13%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 646 (63.90%) SQL
2 405 (40.06%) PL/SQL
3 331 (32.74%) Java
4 102 (10.09%) JavaScript
5 98 (9.69%) Python
6 82 (8.11%) C#
7 81 (8.01%) Shell Script
8 68 (6.73%) T-SQL
9 64 (6.33%) Java 8
10 45 (4.45%) C
11 36 (3.56%) Bash Shell
12 33 (3.26%) PowerShell
13 27 (2.67%) Perl
13 27 (2.67%) PHP
14 26 (2.57%) VBA
15 22 (2.18%) Korn
16 21 (2.08%) Scala
17 20 (1.98%) VB
18 18 (1.78%) VB.NET
19 11 (1.09%) XPath
Qualifications
1 142 (14.05%) Degree
2 62 (6.13%) Computer Science Degree
3 59 (5.84%) Security Cleared
4 30 (2.97%) SC Cleared
5 26 (2.57%) Oracle Certification
6 14 (1.38%) Master's Degree
6 14 (1.38%) OCP
7 10 (0.99%) DV Cleared
8 8 (0.79%) Microsoft Certification
9 6 (0.59%) ISEB
9 6 (0.59%) Numerate Degree
9 6 (0.59%) OCA
10 5 (0.49%) MCSE
11 4 (0.40%) HND
11 4 (0.40%) ISTQB
11 4 (0.40%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 4 (0.40%) MCSA
11 4 (0.40%) TOGAF Certification
12 3 (0.30%) Cisco Certification
12 3 (0.30%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 88 (8.70%) QA
2 35 (3.46%) SLA
3 17 (1.68%) Data Quality
4 15 (1.48%) GDPR
5 12 (1.19%) Basel III
6 9 (0.89%) IFRS
7 6 (0.59%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 3 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 3 (0.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 2 (0.20%) GAMP
10 1 (0.099%) COBIT
10 1 (0.099%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 48 (4.75%) Oracle RAC
2 36 (3.56%) Docker
3 28 (2.77%) Active Directory
3 28 (2.77%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (1.29%) Firmware
4 13 (1.29%) Hyper-V
5 10 (0.99%) Virtual Machines
5 10 (0.99%) Virtual Servers
5 10 (0.99%) VMware ESXi
6 9 (0.89%) HDFS
7 6 (0.59%) XenApp
8 5 (0.49%) vSphere
9 4 (0.40%) NFS
9 4 (0.40%) Veritas Volume Manager
10 2 (0.20%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 2 (0.20%) SRDF
11 1 (0.099%) Gluster
11 1 (0.099%) ISA Server
11 1 (0.099%) OpenAM
11 1 (0.099%) Oracle Clusterware
Systems Management
1 50 (4.95%) Data Guard
2 40 (3.96%) Ansible
3 36 (3.56%) Oracle RMAN
4 28 (2.77%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 22 (2.18%) Terraform
6 20 (1.98%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
7 13 (1.29%) NetBackup
8 12 (1.19%) Kubernetes
9 11 (1.09%) BMC PATROL
9 11 (1.09%) HP Quality Center
10 10 (0.99%) Automic
11 9 (0.89%) SCCM
12 8 (0.79%) Hadoop YARN
12 8 (0.79%) Opscode Chef
13 7 (0.69%) Oracle ZFS
13 7 (0.69%) vCenter Server
14 6 (0.59%) Puppet
15 5 (0.49%) CA Spectrum
15 5 (0.49%) Oracle Statspack
16 4 (0.40%) Simpana
Vendors
1 1,011 (100.00%) Oracle
2 148 (14.64%) Microsoft
3 65 (6.43%) SAP
4 46 (4.55%) IBM
5 42 (4.15%) VMware
6 34 (3.36%) Red Hat
7 33 (3.26%) Informatica
8 29 (2.87%) HP
9 24 (2.37%) Tableau
10 18 (1.78%) Cloudera
11 17 (1.68%) Cisco
12 13 (1.29%) Talend
12 13 (1.29%) Teradata
13 12 (1.19%) Citrix
13 12 (1.19%) Netezza
14 10 (0.99%) Bloomberg
14 10 (0.99%) Cadence
14 10 (0.99%) FactSet
14 10 (0.99%) Fidessa
14 10 (0.99%) ServiceNow