Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
UK
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 279 240 155
Rank change year-on-year -39 -85 -6
Permanent jobs citing Oracle Database 2209 2699 4639
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.23% 1.43% 2.12%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.06% 4.81% 6.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1630 1941 3711
UK median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £75,000 £71,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 54460 56137 68974
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 30.23% 29.67% 31.53%
Number of salaries quoted 44807 47978 58120
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% +2.27%
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,000 £28,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

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 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Oracle Database in the UK

Oracle Database
Top 17 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 24 November 2017. 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 -35 1985 £49,000 -2.00% 109
UK excluding London -21 1373 £45,000 - 86
London -33 793 £58,500 +5.41% 36
South East +4 440 £50,000 +5.26% 19
North of England -14 333 £42,500 +6.25% 20
East of England -48 172 £47,500 -5.00% 13
Midlands -3 168 £45,000 +12.50% 16
North West -24 146 £44,000 +10.00% 10
Scotland -23 126 £42,500 -15.00% 12
Yorkshire -32 112 £41,250 +3.13% 7
West Midlands +15 100 £50,000 +17.65% 8
South West +7 85 £30,000 -33.33% 5
North East +48 75 £39,626 +7.10% 3
East Midlands -5 68 £39,750 -0.63% 8
Wales -4 35 £40,000 -8.05% 1
Northern Ireland -10 14 £35,000 -
Isle of Man - 7 £50,000 -

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT jobs citing Oracle Database also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Oracle Database.

1 2209 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1426 (64.55%) SQL
3 817 (36.99%) PL/SQL
4 702 (31.78%) Finance
5 637 (28.84%) Java
6 628 (28.43%) Oracle Database 11g
7 609 (27.57%) SQL Server
8 547 (24.76%) Agile Software Development
9 514 (23.27%) Linux
10 498 (22.54%) Unix
11 463 (20.96%) Degree
12 439 (19.87%) Oracle Database 12c
13 410 (18.56%) Oracle Database 10g
14 395 (17.88%) Performance Tuning
15 390 (17.66%) Relational Database
16 385 (17.43%) Microsoft
17 370 (16.75%) Windows
18 329 (14.89%) Banking
19 307 (13.90%) Web Services
20 294 (13.31%) .NET
21 279 (12.63%) Computer Science
22 278 (12.58%) C#
23 266 (12.04%) RDBMS
24 253 (11.45%) XML
25 238 (10.77%) Software Engineering
26 232 (10.50%) JavaScript
27 227 (10.28%) Investment Banking
27 227 (10.28%) Asset Management
28 224 (10.14%) Computer Science Degree
29 220 (9.96%) Shell Script

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
1 128 (5.79%) WebLogic
2 106 (4.80%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 93 (4.21%) JBoss
4 92 (4.16%) Tomcat
5 81 (3.67%) Apache
6 37 (1.67%) Confluence
7 35 (1.58%) WebSphere
8 32 (1.45%) Oracle Workflow
9 31 (1.40%) IIS
9 31 (1.40%) Oracle Coherence
10 27 (1.22%) Oracle Service Bus
11 23 (1.04%) MS Exchange
11 23 (1.04%) SAS
12 18 (0.81%) Apache Spark
13 17 (0.77%) SharePoint
14 16 (0.72%) GlassFish
15 14 (0.63%) Liferay
15 14 (0.63%) OpenStack
16 13 (0.59%) Oracle Application Server
17 11 (0.50%) OpenROAD
Applications
1 61 (2.76%) Microsoft Office
2 59 (2.67%) Microsoft Excel
3 13 (0.59%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 12 (0.54%) Microsoft Project
5 6 (0.27%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.14%) SPSS
7 1 (0.045%) HipChat
7 1 (0.045%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.045%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 130 (5.89%) Oracle EBS
2 73 (3.30%) Oracle EBS R12
3 44 (1.99%) Oracle Applications
4 41 (1.86%) Oracle BPM
5 36 (1.63%) Oracle 11i
6 28 (1.27%) Dynamics AX
6 28 (1.27%) Dynamics NAV
6 28 (1.27%) NetSuite
6 28 (1.27%) Unit4 Business World
7 24 (1.09%) Oracle HRMS
7 24 (1.09%) Oracle Payroll
8 22 (1.00%) Oracle ERP
9 14 (0.63%) Teamcenter
10 13 (0.59%) Dynamics CRM
11 11 (0.50%) Oracle Payables
12 9 (0.41%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
13 7 (0.32%) Oracle Financials
13 7 (0.32%) Remedy ITSM
14 5 (0.23%) Endur
14 5 (0.23%) OpenLink RightAngle
Cloud Services
1 108 (4.89%) Amazon AWS
2 64 (2.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 29 (1.31%) SaaS
4 28 (1.27%) FinancialForce
5 26 (1.18%) IaaS
6 24 (1.09%) PaaS
7 10 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
8 6 (0.27%) Office 365
8 6 (0.27%) OpenShift
8 6 (0.27%) Oracle Service Cloud
8 6 (0.27%) Taleo
9 5 (0.23%) npm
10 4 (0.18%) Amazon EC2
10 4 (0.18%) Amazon S3
10 4 (0.18%) Google Cloud Platform
11 3 (0.14%) Bluemix
11 3 (0.14%) IBM Cloud
11 3 (0.14%) Route 53
12 2 (0.091%) Dynamics 365
12 2 (0.091%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 55 (2.49%) SAN
2 49 (2.22%) Firewall
3 37 (1.67%) TCP/IP
4 36 (1.63%) DNS
4 36 (1.63%) NAS
5 28 (1.27%) Internet
6 25 (1.13%) HTTP
7 21 (0.95%) DHCP
7 21 (0.95%) SMS
8 18 (0.81%) VPN
9 17 (0.77%) FTP
10 15 (0.68%) LAN
10 15 (0.68%) WAN
11 11 (0.50%) Ethernet
11 11 (0.50%) Network Security
12 10 (0.45%) HTTPS
13 8 (0.36%) PuTTY
13 8 (0.36%) SSL
14 7 (0.32%) LDAP
15 6 (0.27%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 628 (28.43%) Oracle Database 11g
2 609 (27.57%) SQL Server
3 439 (19.87%) Oracle Database 12c
4 410 (18.56%) Oracle Database 10g
5 390 (17.66%) Relational Database
6 266 (12.04%) RDBMS
7 214 (9.69%) Data Warehouse
8 176 (7.97%) MySQL
9 152 (6.88%) Oracle Reports
10 112 (5.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 92 (4.16%) SQL Server 2008
12 90 (4.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 80 (3.62%) Oracle ODI
14 62 (2.81%) DB2
15 61 (2.76%) OLTP
16 60 (2.72%) PostgreSQL
17 59 (2.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 58 (2.63%) BusinessObjects
19 53 (2.40%) Oracle9i Database
20 52 (2.35%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 139 (6.29%) Oracle Forms
2 125 (5.66%) JIRA
3 119 (5.39%) Git (software)
4 110 (4.98%) Jenkins
5 106 (4.80%) Oracle APEX
6 102 (4.62%) Subversion
7 87 (3.94%) Maven
8 64 (2.90%) JUnit
9 59 (2.67%) Visual Studio
10 51 (2.31%) Team Foundation Server
11 33 (1.49%) Toad
12 28 (1.27%) Selenium
13 24 (1.09%) Eclipse
14 23 (1.04%) Cucumber
15 21 (0.95%) Bitbucket
15 21 (0.95%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
16 20 (0.91%) Ant
17 17 (0.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 14 (0.63%) HP UFT
18 14 (0.63%) NUnit
General
1 702 (31.78%) Finance
2 329 (14.89%) Banking
3 227 (10.28%) Investment Banking
4 190 (8.60%) Retail Banking
5 98 (4.44%) Front Office
6 93 (4.21%) Manufacturing
7 79 (3.58%) Telecoms
8 74 (3.35%) Legal
9 68 (3.08%) Marketing
10 59 (2.67%) Retail
11 55 (2.49%) Electronics
12 52 (2.35%) Advertising
13 21 (0.95%) Publishing
14 17 (0.77%) Automotive
15 12 (0.54%) Back Office
16 10 (0.45%) Pharmaceutical
17 9 (0.41%) Billing
17 9 (0.41%) Law
18 8 (0.36%) Financial Institution
19 7 (0.32%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 802 (36.31%) Developer
2 431 (19.51%) DBA
3 387 (17.52%) Oracle Developer
4 327 (14.80%) Oracle DBA
5 268 (12.13%) Analyst
6 235 (10.64%) Java Developer
7 218 (9.87%) Administrator
8 213 (9.64%) SQL Developer
9 153 (6.93%) Architect
10 138 (6.25%) Senior Developer
11 133 (6.02%) Applications Support
12 107 (4.84%) Consultant
13 105 (4.75%) PL/SQL Developer
14 101 (4.57%) Software Engineer
15 93 (4.21%) Support Analyst
16 92 (4.16%) Oracle Analyst
17 90 (4.07%) .NET Developer
17 90 (4.07%) Database Developer
18 84 (3.80%) SQL DBA
19 77 (3.49%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 307 (13.90%) Web Services
2 294 (13.31%) .NET
3 253 (11.45%) XML
4 205 (9.28%) HTML
5 175 (7.92%) Spring
6 161 (7.29%) J2EE
7 132 (5.98%) Middleware
8 120 (5.43%) Hibernate
9 107 (4.84%) ASP.NET
10 106 (4.80%) AngularJS
11 102 (4.62%) CSS
12 100 (4.53%) .NET Framework
13 99 (4.48%) HTML5
14 97 (4.39%) jQuery
15 94 (4.26%) Oracle GoldenGate
15 94 (4.26%) REST
16 87 (3.94%) Java EE
17 80 (3.62%) XSLT
18 78 (3.53%) Oracle Fusion
19 73 (3.30%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 279 (12.63%) Computer Science
2 190 (8.60%) Analytical Skills
3 109 (4.93%) Management Information System
4 105 (4.75%) Derivative
5 84 (3.80%) Credit Risk
6 82 (3.71%) Clustering
7 74 (3.35%) Algorithms
8 68 (3.08%) Enterprise Software
9 62 (2.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 59 (2.67%) Replication
11 53 (2.40%) Reference Data
12 49 (2.22%) Fintech
13 48 (2.17%) Greenfield Project
14 40 (1.81%) Data Centre
15 31 (1.40%) Linux Command Line
16 28 (1.27%) Equities
17 23 (1.04%) N-Tier
18 19 (0.86%) Enterprise Storage
19 18 (0.81%) Virtual Team
20 16 (0.72%) OTC Derivatives
Operating Systems
1 514 (23.27%) Linux
2 498 (22.54%) Unix
3 370 (16.75%) Windows
4 153 (6.93%) Windows Server
5 91 (4.12%) Solaris
6 68 (3.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 46 (2.08%) Oracle Linux
8 42 (1.90%) AIX
9 35 (1.58%) Windows Server 2012
10 31 (1.40%) Windows Server 2008
11 10 (0.45%) Windows 7
12 8 (0.36%) CentOS
12 8 (0.36%) VMS
13 6 (0.27%) Windows Server 2003
14 3 (0.14%) Android
14 3 (0.14%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
15 2 (0.091%) HPUX
15 2 (0.091%) Mac OS
16 1 (0.045%) Fedora
16 1 (0.045%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 547 (24.76%) Agile Software Development
2 395 (17.88%) Performance Tuning
3 238 (10.77%) Software Engineering
4 227 (10.28%) Asset Management
5 215 (9.73%) Business Intelligence
6 200 (9.05%) Wealth Management
7 195 (8.83%) Scrum
8 193 (8.74%) ETL
9 183 (8.28%) ITIL
10 177 (8.01%) Project Management
11 156 (7.06%) High Availability
12 147 (6.65%) Analytics
13 146 (6.61%) TDD
14 142 (6.43%) MVC
15 139 (6.29%) Test Automation
16 128 (5.79%) SDLC
17 120 (5.43%) Mentoring
18 117 (5.30%) Continuous Integration
19 115 (5.21%) ERP
19 115 (5.21%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 1426 (64.55%) SQL
2 817 (36.99%) PL/SQL
3 637 (28.84%) Java
4 278 (12.58%) C#
5 232 (10.50%) JavaScript
6 220 (9.96%) Shell Script
7 132 (5.98%) Python
8 122 (5.52%) T-SQL
9 94 (4.26%) Perl
10 89 (4.03%) C
11 66 (2.99%) PowerShell
12 58 (2.63%) C++
13 56 (2.54%) Bash Shell
14 42 (1.90%) VB
15 28 (1.27%) VB.NET
15 28 (1.27%) VBA
16 27 (1.22%) PHP
17 23 (1.04%) Korn
18 21 (0.95%) Scala
19 19 (0.86%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 463 (20.96%) Degree
2 224 (10.14%) Computer Science Degree
3 92 (4.16%) Security Cleared
4 88 (3.98%) Oracle Certification
5 61 (2.76%) Master's Degree
6 51 (2.31%) OCP
6 51 (2.31%) SC Cleared
7 42 (1.90%) Microsoft Certification
8 24 (1.09%) MCP
9 22 (1.00%) MCSD
10 21 (0.95%) MCAD
10 21 (0.95%) Numerate Degree
11 19 (0.86%) DV Cleared
12 13 (0.59%) ISEB
13 12 (0.54%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 11 (0.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 10 (0.45%) ITIL Certification
16 6 (0.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 6 (0.27%) MCSE
17 5 (0.23%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 82 (3.71%) QA
2 58 (2.63%) SLA
3 17 (0.77%) Data Quality
4 16 (0.72%) PCI DSS
5 12 (0.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 9 (0.41%) GAMP
6 9 (0.41%) GDPR
6 9 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 8 (0.36%) GxP
7 8 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 7 (0.32%) Basel III
8 7 (0.32%) RosettaNet
9 5 (0.23%) PMO
10 3 (0.14%) ISO 9001
11 2 (0.091%) DICOM
11 2 (0.091%) HL7
11 2 (0.091%) MiFID
11 2 (0.091%) Solvency II
12 1 (0.045%) Dodd-Frank
12 1 (0.045%) EMIR
System Software
1 182 (8.24%) Oracle RAC
2 69 (3.12%) Active Directory
3 64 (2.90%) VMware Infrastructure
4 48 (2.17%) Docker
5 47 (2.13%) Virtual Machines
6 30 (1.36%) Hyper-V
7 11 (0.50%) vSphere
8 5 (0.23%) EMC RecoverPoint
8 5 (0.23%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (0.14%) KVM
9 3 (0.14%) XenDesktop
10 2 (0.091%) Apache Flume
10 2 (0.091%) Ceph
10 2 (0.091%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 2 (0.091%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
10 2 (0.091%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 2 (0.091%) VirtualBox
10 2 (0.091%) VMware Workstation
10 2 (0.091%) XenApp
11 1 (0.045%) NFS
Systems Management
1 172 (7.79%) Data Guard
2 153 (6.93%) Oracle RMAN
3 117 (5.30%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 53 (2.40%) Puppet
5 43 (1.95%) Ansible
6 32 (1.45%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
7 29 (1.31%) Control-M
8 28 (1.27%) Opscode Chef
9 24 (1.09%) Kubernetes
10 20 (0.91%) Nagios
10 20 (0.91%) NetBackup
11 16 (0.72%) Tivoli
12 11 (0.50%) HP Quality Center
13 9 (0.41%) SCOM
14 7 (0.32%) Backup Exec
15 6 (0.27%) EMC NetWorker
15 6 (0.27%) Terraform
15 6 (0.27%) Tivoli Storage Manager
16 5 (0.23%) Consul
16 5 (0.23%) Packer
Vendors
1 2209 (100.00%) Oracle
2 385 (17.43%) Microsoft
3 165 (7.47%) SAP
4 97 (4.39%) VMware
5 82 (3.71%) Red Hat
6 58 (2.63%) Murex
7 57 (2.58%) IBM
8 53 (2.40%) Informatica
9 51 (2.31%) Salesforce.com
10 50 (2.26%) Sybase
11 46 (2.08%) HP
12 37 (1.67%) IFS
12 37 (1.67%) JD Edwards
13 34 (1.54%) Infor
14 33 (1.49%) Tableau
15 32 (1.45%) Epicor
16 28 (1.27%) Sage
16 28 (1.27%) Teradata
16 28 (1.27%) Xero
17 26 (1.18%) Cisco