Period
to 21 September 2021

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 21 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
UK
6 months to
21 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 447 388 416
Rank change year-on-year -59 +28 -86
Permanent jobs citing Oracle Database 810 346 1,021
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.66% 0.70% 0.73%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.36% 2.44% 2.65%
Number of salaries quoted 434 219 789
10th Percentile £35,000 £31,000 £32,500
25th Percentile £42,031 £40,000 £39,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £56,750 £49,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +15.82% -6.67% +5.00%
75th Percentile £67,500 £60,000 £65,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £72,500 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +9.20% -3.33%

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 34,352 14,196 38,500
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 28.17% 28.68% 27.43%
Number of salaries quoted 22,142 11,918 31,724
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,750 £31,250
25th Percentile £42,500 £41,625 £38,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £55,000 £52,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.55% +5.77% +4.00%
75th Percentile £76,758 £72,500 £70,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Oracle Database
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Oracle Database in the UK

Oracle Database
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Oracle Database.

Salary trend for Oracle Database in the UK

Oracle Database
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Oracle Database over the 6 months to 21 September 2021.

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 21 September 2021. 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 -68 706 £55,000 +12.24% 113
UK excluding London -67 456 £50,000 +5.26% 60
London -66 282 £62,500 -7.41% 55
South East -51 172 £55,000 +2.33% 14
Work from Home -156 142 £60,000 +20.00% 20
North of England -80 101 £42,500 +0.59% 15
South West -56 65 £50,000 +2.04% 7
Midlands -127 59 £47,500 +18.75% 11
North West -54 58 £47,500 +11.76% 9
West Midlands -78 45 £47,500 +11.76% 6
Yorkshire -84 39 £39,949 +15.37% 5
Scotland -81 25 £42,500 -9.57% 3
East of England -82 25 £25,000 -47.37% 10
East Midlands -96 14 £50,000 +38.89% 5
Northern Ireland -41 9 £61,000 +35.56%
Wales -46 5 - -
North East -37 4 £38,750 -6.63% 1

For the 6 months to 21 September 2021, 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.

1 810 (100.00%) Oracle
2 518 (63.95%) SQL
3 312 (38.52%) Linux
4 295 (36.42%) Social Skills
5 291 (35.93%) PL/SQL
6 285 (35.19%) Agile Software Development
7 221 (27.28%) Java
8 213 (26.30%) Problem-Solving
9 199 (24.57%) SQL Server
10 198 (24.44%) Oracle Database 12c
11 192 (23.70%) Relational Database
12 175 (21.60%) Finance
13 169 (20.86%) Oracle Database 11g
14 162 (20.00%) Unix
15 155 (19.14%) JavaScript
16 153 (18.89%) Python
17 151 (18.64%) Degree
18 149 (18.40%) AWS
19 146 (18.02%) WebLogic
20 143 (17.65%) Windows
21 138 (17.04%) Git (software)
22 124 (15.31%) Oracle Database 10g
23 123 (15.19%) RDBMS
24 120 (14.81%) HTML
25 119 (14.69%) Scrum
26 112 (13.83%) Business Intelligence
26 112 (13.83%) ETL
27 109 (13.46%) Computer Science
28 102 (12.59%) Test Automation
29 100 (12.35%) Azure

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
1 146 (18.02%) WebLogic
2 62 (7.65%) Tomcat
3 41 (5.06%) Apache Spark
4 40 (4.94%) Confluence
5 28 (3.46%) Apache
5 28 (3.46%) Elasticsearch
6 24 (2.96%) Oracle Application Server
6 24 (2.96%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 23 (2.84%) Oracle Service Bus
8 21 (2.59%) Oracle Workflow
9 20 (2.47%) Oracle Coherence
10 17 (2.10%) Tornado
11 15 (1.85%) SharePoint
12 10 (1.23%) JBoss
13 6 (0.74%) BizTalk Server
13 6 (0.74%) Red Hat Fuse
14 5 (0.62%) CMS
14 5 (0.62%) GlassFish
14 5 (0.62%) JCAPS
15 4 (0.49%) nginx
Applications
1 23 (2.84%) Microsoft Office
2 17 (2.10%) Adobe Illustrator
2 17 (2.10%) GIMP
2 17 (2.10%) Photoshop
3 10 (1.23%) MS Visio
4 8 (0.99%) Microsoft Excel
5 6 (0.74%) Microsoft Project
6 5 (0.62%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 1 (0.12%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 40 (4.94%) Oracle EBS
2 39 (4.81%) Oracle Applications
3 29 (3.58%) Oracle EBS R12
4 20 (2.47%) Distributed Ledger
5 13 (1.60%) Payment Gateway
6 10 (1.23%) Oracle 11i
7 9 (1.11%) Oracle Financials
8 7 (0.86%) Oracle BPM
9 6 (0.74%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
10 5 (0.62%) Remedy ITSM
11 4 (0.49%) SAP GTS
12 2 (0.25%) FLEXCUBE
12 2 (0.25%) IntelliMatch
12 2 (0.25%) Sentinel
12 2 (0.25%) Temenos T24
13 1 (0.12%) Demantra
13 1 (0.12%) SAP FI-CA
13 1 (0.12%) SAP PSCD
13 1 (0.12%) SAP S/4HANA
13 1 (0.12%) SunGard Martini
Cloud Services
1 149 (18.40%) AWS
2 100 (12.35%) Azure
3 38 (4.69%) Snowflake
4 31 (3.83%) GitHub
4 31 (3.83%) Google Analytics
5 28 (3.46%) Power Platform
6 27 (3.33%) GCP
6 27 (3.33%) SaaS
7 21 (2.59%) Amazon S3
8 19 (2.35%) Microsoft 365
9 16 (1.98%) Amazon EC2
9 16 (1.98%) IaaS
9 16 (1.98%) Serverless
10 13 (1.60%) Amazon SageMaker
11 12 (1.48%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 12 (1.48%) Amazon ElastiCache
12 11 (1.36%) AWS CloudFormation
13 10 (1.23%) Cloud Computing
13 10 (1.23%) OpenShift
13 10 (1.23%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 28 (3.46%) HTTP
2 27 (3.33%) SSL
3 19 (2.35%) Internet
4 17 (2.10%) Firewall
5 15 (1.85%) SMS
6 14 (1.73%) SMTP
7 12 (1.48%) DNS
7 12 (1.48%) VPN
8 9 (1.11%) TCP/IP
9 7 (0.86%) Network Security
10 6 (0.74%) SAN
11 5 (0.62%) Cisco Nexus
11 5 (0.62%) LAN
11 5 (0.62%) WAN
12 3 (0.37%) Cisco ASA
12 3 (0.37%) DHCP
12 3 (0.37%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 3 (0.37%) NetScaler
12 3 (0.37%) SD-WAN
13 2 (0.25%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 199 (24.57%) SQL Server
2 198 (24.44%) Oracle Database 12c
3 192 (23.70%) Relational Database
4 169 (20.86%) Oracle Database 11g
5 124 (15.31%) Oracle Database 10g
6 123 (15.19%) RDBMS
7 99 (12.22%) MySQL
8 81 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
9 70 (8.64%) NoSQL
10 65 (8.02%) PostgreSQL
11 46 (5.68%) Oracle BI EE
12 45 (5.56%) Oracle ODI
12 45 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 36 (4.44%) MongoDB
14 35 (4.32%) Oracle Reports
15 28 (3.46%) Power BI
16 19 (2.35%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 17 (2.10%) SQL Server 2012
18 16 (1.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 15 (1.85%) Redis
Development Applications
1 138 (17.04%) Git (software)
2 85 (10.49%) Oracle APEX
3 78 (9.63%) Jenkins
4 71 (8.77%) JIRA
5 62 (7.65%) Maven
6 47 (5.80%) JUnit
7 37 (4.57%) Oracle Forms
8 36 (4.44%) TeamCity
9 32 (3.95%) Bitbucket
9 32 (3.95%) Selenium
10 31 (3.83%) IntelliJ
11 30 (3.70%) Subversion
12 29 (3.58%) Toad
13 25 (3.09%) Mockito
14 24 (2.96%) Sonatype Nexus
15 21 (2.59%) Visual Studio
16 19 (2.35%) SoapUI
17 17 (2.10%) WebDriver
18 16 (1.98%) NUnit
18 16 (1.98%) SpecFlow
General
1 295 (36.42%) Social Skills
2 175 (21.60%) Finance
3 98 (12.10%) Analytical Skills
4 59 (7.28%) Banking
5 42 (5.19%) Public Sector
6 34 (4.20%) Telecoms
7 31 (3.83%) Games
8 29 (3.58%) Legal
8 29 (3.58%) Manufacturing
9 28 (3.46%) Automotive
10 27 (3.33%) Organisational Skills
11 22 (2.72%) Retail
12 21 (2.59%) Marketing
12 21 (2.59%) Police
13 20 (2.47%) Law
14 18 (2.22%) Back Office
15 17 (2.10%) Online Betting
16 16 (1.98%) Inclusion and Diversity
17 14 (1.73%) Investment Banking
18 13 (1.60%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 306 (37.78%) Developer
2 144 (17.78%) DBA
3 143 (17.65%) Oracle Developer
4 90 (11.11%) Oracle DBA
5 60 (7.41%) Analyst
5 60 (7.41%) Senior Developer
6 57 (7.04%) Administrator
7 53 (6.54%) Java Developer
8 46 (5.68%) SQL Developer
9 40 (4.94%) Software Engineer
10 36 (4.44%) Software Developer
11 35 (4.32%) SQL DBA
12 30 (3.70%) PL/SQL Developer
13 27 (3.33%) Applications Support
14 25 (3.09%) Consultant
14 25 (3.09%) Senior Software Engineer
14 25 (3.09%) Support Analyst
15 24 (2.96%) Oracle Consultant
16 21 (2.59%) Architect
17 19 (2.35%) Senior DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 120 (14.81%) HTML
2 94 (11.60%) XML
3 91 (11.23%) REST
4 90 (11.11%) CSS
4 90 (11.11%) Kafka
5 84 (10.37%) Spring
6 83 (10.25%) AngularJS
7 82 (10.12%) Middleware
8 69 (8.52%) RESTful
9 62 (7.65%) .NET
10 55 (6.79%) Web Services
11 54 (6.67%) React
12 45 (5.56%) Spring Boot
13 43 (5.31%) Oracle GoldenGate
14 41 (5.06%) SOAP
15 32 (3.95%) JSON
16 31 (3.83%) RabbitMQ
17 30 (3.70%) Redux
18 29 (3.58%) jQuery
19 27 (3.33%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 69 (8.52%) Self-Motivation
2 37 (4.57%) User Experience
3 32 (3.95%) Data Structures
4 31 (3.83%) Client/Server
5 26 (3.21%) Clustering
5 26 (3.21%) iPhone
5 26 (3.21%) SWIFT
6 24 (2.96%) Replication
7 22 (2.72%) Management Information System
8 17 (2.10%) Blog
8 17 (2.10%) Virtual Team
9 15 (1.85%) Mobile App
10 12 (1.48%) Algorithms
10 12 (1.48%) FMCG
11 11 (1.36%) Derivative
11 11 (1.36%) Legacy Code
11 11 (1.36%) Legacy Systems
12 10 (1.23%) LIMS
13 8 (0.99%) Fixed Income
13 8 (0.99%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 312 (38.52%) Linux
2 162 (20.00%) Unix
3 143 (17.65%) Windows
4 55 (6.79%) Windows Server
5 42 (5.19%) Solaris
6 39 (4.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 19 (2.35%) Oracle Linux
8 17 (2.10%) Windows 10
9 15 (1.85%) Windows Server 2012
10 14 (1.73%) AIX
10 14 (1.73%) Windows Server 2016
11 7 (0.86%) Windows 7
12 6 (0.74%) Android
12 6 (0.74%) Apple iOS
13 4 (0.49%) Windows Server 2008
13 4 (0.49%) Windows Server 2019
14 2 (0.25%) CentOS
14 2 (0.25%) HPUX
14 2 (0.25%) SUSE
14 2 (0.25%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 285 (35.19%) Agile Software Development
2 213 (26.30%) Problem-Solving
3 119 (14.69%) Scrum
4 112 (13.83%) Business Intelligence
4 112 (13.83%) ETL
5 109 (13.46%) Computer Science
6 102 (12.59%) Test Automation
7 100 (12.35%) Software Engineering
8 99 (12.22%) DevOps
9 98 (12.10%) Performance Tuning
10 87 (10.74%) Customer Requirements
11 82 (10.12%) Waterfall
12 80 (9.88%) Microservices
13 76 (9.38%) Analytics
14 68 (8.40%) Migration
15 65 (8.02%) SDLC
16 64 (7.90%) Continuous Integration
17 60 (7.41%) Software Testing
18 58 (7.16%) Fintech
19 56 (6.91%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 518 (63.95%) SQL
2 291 (35.93%) PL/SQL
3 221 (27.28%) Java
4 155 (19.14%) JavaScript
5 153 (18.89%) Python
6 95 (11.73%) Shell Script
7 81 (10.00%) C#
8 47 (5.80%) Java 8
9 30 (3.70%) T-SQL
10 27 (3.33%) Bash Shell
11 26 (3.21%) C
12 25 (3.09%) PowerShell
13 21 (2.59%) Scala
14 18 (2.22%) TypeScript
15 17 (2.10%) R
16 16 (1.98%) PHP
17 13 (1.60%) C++
18 12 (1.48%) VB
19 11 (1.36%) Groovy
19 11 (1.36%) Perl
Qualifications
1 151 (18.64%) Degree
2 86 (10.62%) Security Cleared
3 84 (10.37%) Computer Science Degree
4 59 (7.28%) SC Cleared
5 25 (3.09%) ISEB
6 17 (2.10%) Oracle Certification
7 12 (1.48%) AWS Certification
8 11 (1.36%) Numerate Degree
9 9 (1.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 8 (0.99%) Cisco Certification
10 8 (0.99%) Master's Degree
11 7 (0.86%) OCP
12 6 (0.74%) CCNA
12 6 (0.74%) CEH
12 6 (0.74%) CISA
12 6 (0.74%) GIAC
12 6 (0.74%) Microsoft Certification
12 6 (0.74%) OSCE
12 6 (0.74%) OSCP
13 5 (0.62%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (5.93%) QA
2 22 (2.72%) GDPR
2 22 (2.72%) PMO
2 22 (2.72%) SLA
3 6 (0.74%) Data Quality
3 6 (0.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (0.74%) NIST
4 5 (0.62%) HL7
5 2 (0.25%) Accessibility
System Software
1 78 (9.63%) Docker
2 45 (5.56%) Oracle RAC
3 22 (2.72%) Active Directory
4 17 (2.10%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 15 (1.85%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (0.62%) vSphere
7 4 (0.49%) Hyper-V
7 4 (0.49%) Virtual Servers
8 3 (0.37%) HDFS
9 2 (0.25%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (0.25%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 2 (0.25%) Virtual Machines
9 2 (0.25%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (0.25%) VMware NSX
10 1 (0.12%) Oracle Clusterware
10 1 (0.12%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.12%) Virtual Desktop
10 1 (0.12%) VirtualBox
10 1 (0.12%) Xen
10 1 (0.12%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 86 (10.62%) Kubernetes
2 45 (5.56%) Ansible
2 45 (5.56%) Data Guard
3 42 (5.19%) Oracle RMAN
4 23 (2.84%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 20 (2.47%) Terraform
6 18 (2.22%) HP Quality Center
7 15 (1.85%) Puppet
8 12 (1.48%) Grafana
8 12 (1.48%) Kibana
9 11 (1.36%) logstash
10 9 (1.11%) ZABBIX
11 8 (0.99%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
11 8 (0.99%) Graphite
12 6 (0.74%) HP ALM
12 6 (0.74%) HP Fortify
12 6 (0.74%) Opscode Chef
12 6 (0.74%) WebInspect
13 4 (0.49%) Rsyslog
13 4 (0.49%) Salt
Vendors
1 810 (100.00%) Oracle
2 90 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 60 (7.41%) Red Hat
4 43 (5.31%) Google
5 39 (4.81%) VMware
6 31 (3.83%) SAP
7 22 (2.72%) IBM
8 20 (2.47%) Solace
9 17 (2.10%) Adobe
10 16 (1.98%) HP
11 15 (1.85%) Databricks
11 15 (1.85%) NetApp
11 15 (1.85%) ServiceNow
12 11 (1.36%) Informatica
13 10 (1.23%) Alibaba
13 10 (1.23%) Cisco
14 9 (1.11%) Sencha
14 9 (1.11%) Splunk
15 8 (0.99%) Micro Focus
15 8 (0.99%) Murex