Period
to 26 February 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 26 February 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
UK
6 months to
26 Feb 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 469 425 352
Rank change year-on-year -44 -73 -72
Permanent jobs citing Oracle Database 389 851 1,403
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.52% 0.69% 0.93%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.94% 2.56% 3.22%
Number of salaries quoted 327 680 1,077
Median annual salary £50,000 £50,875 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.72% +1.75% -
10th Percentile £33,534 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £77,625 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -1.05% +5.56% -4.26%

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 20,012 33,284 43,614
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 26.90% 27.03% 28.82%
Number of salaries quoted 16,565 27,516 36,256
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £87,500 £88,750 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £48,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +7.78% - +5.88%

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 26 February 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 26 February 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 -31 336 £52,500 - 90
UK excluding London -33 257 £47,000 -1.05% 64
London +34 120 £65,000 - 33
North of England -6 72 £47,500 +11.76% 24
Midlands +37 60 £55,000 +10.00% 9
South East +20 51 £55,000 +15.79% 18
Work from Home -93 45 £52,500 -8.70% 27
North West -4 39 £49,250 +15.88% 14
East Midlands +5 32 £45,000 -10.00% 2
West Midlands +55 28 £57,500 +32.18% 7
South West +39 27 £36,525 -28.73% 1
Scotland +6 26 £42,500 -15.00% 3
Yorkshire +24 22 £42,500 - 8
Wales +24 11 £43,500 -11.22% 5
North East +7 11 £42,250 +12.67% 2
Northern Ireland +12 6 £53,750 +29.52% 2
East of England +55 4 £52,500 -2.78% 2

For the 6 months to 26 February 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.

1 389 (100.00%) Oracle
2 265 (68.12%) SQL
3 143 (36.76%) PL/SQL
4 126 (32.39%) Linux
5 120 (30.85%) SQL Server
6 114 (29.31%) Azure
7 102 (26.22%) Java
8 97 (24.94%) JavaScript
9 95 (24.42%) Unix
10 89 (22.88%) AWS
11 82 (21.08%) Windows
12 80 (20.57%) Agile Software Development
13 68 (17.48%) Shell Script
14 61 (15.68%) Hadoop
15 60 (15.42%) ETL
16 59 (15.17%) Requirements Gathering
17 58 (14.91%) Oracle Database 12c
17 58 (14.91%) Python
18 56 (14.40%) Git (software)
18 56 (14.40%) Cloudera
19 55 (14.14%) Performance Tuning
19 55 (14.14%) Data Guard
20 54 (13.88%) Pentaho
20 54 (13.88%) Oracle RAC
20 54 (13.88%) SAS
21 53 (13.62%) Finance
21 53 (13.62%) Degree
22 52 (13.37%) Talend
23 50 (12.85%) Problem-Solving
23 50 (12.85%) Oracle RMAN

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 54 (13.88%) SAS
2 38 (9.77%) WebLogic
3 15 (3.86%) IIS
3 15 (3.86%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 12 (3.08%) Tomcat
5 7 (1.80%) SharePoint
6 6 (1.54%) Confluence
6 6 (1.54%) Oracle Application Server
6 6 (1.54%) Red Hat Fuse
7 4 (1.03%) GlassFish
7 4 (1.03%) Mule
7 4 (1.03%) Oracle Service Bus
8 3 (0.77%) Apache Spark
9 2 (0.51%) JBoss
10 1 (0.26%) Apache
10 1 (0.26%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.26%) Appian
10 1 (0.26%) NetWeaver
10 1 (0.26%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (1.80%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (1.03%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (0.77%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (0.77%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 28 (7.20%) Oracle EBS
2 19 (4.88%) Oracle Applications
3 18 (4.63%) Oracle EBS R12
4 11 (2.83%) Oracle 11i
5 3 (0.77%) Oracle ERP
6 2 (0.51%) Oracle BPM
6 2 (0.51%) Retail-J
6 2 (0.51%) Siebel CRM
7 1 (0.26%) FLEXCUBE
7 1 (0.26%) SAP FI-CA
7 1 (0.26%) SAP PSCD
7 1 (0.26%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 114 (29.31%) Azure
2 89 (22.88%) AWS
3 41 (10.54%) Power Platform
4 16 (4.11%) GCP
5 7 (1.80%) Microsoft 365
6 6 (1.54%) IaaS
7 4 (1.03%) Yarn
8 3 (0.77%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (0.77%) Amazon S3
8 3 (0.77%) SaaS
9 2 (0.51%) Azure Active Directory
9 2 (0.51%) Azure Machine Learning
9 2 (0.51%) BlazeMeter
9 2 (0.51%) GitHub
9 2 (0.51%) PaaS
9 2 (0.51%) Serverless
10 1 (0.26%) AWS Lambda
10 1 (0.26%) Boomi
10 1 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.26%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 14 (3.60%) HTTP
2 6 (1.54%) SAN
2 6 (1.54%) SSL
3 5 (1.29%) Internet
4 3 (0.77%) LAN
4 3 (0.77%) VoIP
4 3 (0.77%) VPN
4 3 (0.77%) WAN
5 2 (0.51%) Firewall
5 2 (0.51%) Kerberos
6 1 (0.26%) DNS
6 1 (0.26%) FTP
6 1 (0.26%) Network Security
6 1 (0.26%) Reverse Proxy
6 1 (0.26%) SMS
6 1 (0.26%) Wireless
6 1 (0.26%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 120 (30.85%) SQL Server
2 61 (15.68%) Hadoop
3 58 (14.91%) Oracle Database 12c
4 54 (13.88%) Pentaho
5 48 (12.34%) Oracle Database 11g
6 41 (10.54%) Power BI
7 36 (9.25%) Big Data
8 34 (8.74%) Relational Database
9 33 (8.48%) Apache Hive
10 31 (7.97%) BusinessObjects
10 31 (7.97%) Impala
10 31 (7.97%) MySQL
11 29 (7.46%) RDBMS
12 27 (6.94%) PostgreSQL
13 26 (6.68%) Data Warehouse
13 26 (6.68%) Oracle Reports
14 23 (5.91%) Amazon Redshift
15 19 (4.88%) Oracle Exadata
16 18 (4.63%) MongoDB
17 17 (4.37%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 56 (14.40%) Git (software)
2 41 (10.54%) Jenkins
3 37 (9.51%) Maven
4 24 (6.17%) Bitbucket
5 23 (5.91%) Artifactory
6 22 (5.66%) Oracle Forms
7 21 (5.40%) Oracle APEX
8 17 (4.37%) JIRA
9 11 (2.83%) GitLab
10 9 (2.31%) JUnit
11 8 (2.06%) Selenium
11 8 (2.06%) Toad
12 7 (1.80%) Gradle
13 6 (1.54%) Cucumber
14 4 (1.03%) JMeter
14 4 (1.03%) LoadRunner
14 4 (1.03%) Postman
14 4 (1.03%) SoapUI
14 4 (1.03%) Visual Studio
14 4 (1.03%) webpack
General
1 53 (13.62%) Finance
2 23 (5.91%) Banking
3 14 (3.60%) Aerospace
3 14 (3.60%) Police
3 14 (3.60%) Public Sector
4 12 (3.08%) Retail
5 10 (2.57%) Manufacturing
6 7 (1.80%) Automotive
6 7 (1.80%) Telecoms
7 6 (1.54%) Legal
7 6 (1.54%) Publishing
8 4 (1.03%) Law
8 4 (1.03%) Marketing
9 3 (0.77%) Local Government
10 2 (0.51%) Advertising
10 2 (0.51%) Electronics
10 2 (0.51%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.26%) Back Office
11 1 (0.26%) Front Office
11 1 (0.26%) Military
Job Titles
1 115 (29.56%) DBA
2 92 (23.65%) Oracle DBA
3 80 (20.57%) Developer
4 56 (14.40%) Data Engineer
5 43 (11.05%) Administrator
5 43 (11.05%) Analyst
6 28 (7.20%) Senior Developer
7 22 (5.66%) Applications Support
8 21 (5.40%) Java Developer
9 19 (4.88%) Oracle Applications DBA
9 19 (4.88%) Support Analyst
10 18 (4.63%) Full Stack Developer
10 18 (4.63%) Software Engineer
11 17 (4.37%) .NET Developer
11 17 (4.37%) Senior DBA
11 17 (4.37%) Senior Oracle DBA
12 15 (3.86%) C# .NET Developer
12 15 (3.86%) C# Developer
13 14 (3.60%) Architect
13 14 (3.60%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (9.77%) .NET
2 32 (8.23%) Spring
3 26 (6.68%) Web Services
3 26 (6.68%) XML
4 25 (6.43%) HTML
4 25 (6.43%) REST
5 22 (5.66%) .NET Core
6 21 (5.40%) .NET Framework
6 21 (5.40%) RESTful
7 20 (5.14%) Middleware
7 20 (5.14%) SOAP
8 19 (4.88%) AngularJS
8 19 (4.88%) ASP.NET
8 19 (4.88%) JSON
9 17 (4.37%) Spring Boot
10 16 (4.11%) jQuery
10 16 (4.11%) Oracle GoldenGate
11 15 (3.86%) ASP.NET MVC
11 15 (3.86%) Blazor
11 15 (3.86%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 23 (5.91%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (5.40%) Clustering
3 16 (4.11%) Replication
4 13 (3.34%) Self-Motivation
5 8 (2.06%) Enterprise Software
5 8 (2.06%) NHS
6 7 (1.80%) Management Information System
7 6 (1.54%) Derivative
7 6 (1.54%) Fixed Income
7 6 (1.54%) FMCG
7 6 (1.54%) LIMS
7 6 (1.54%) Renewable Energy
8 5 (1.29%) PKI
9 4 (1.03%) Data Structures
9 4 (1.03%) Driving Licence
9 4 (1.03%) Greenfield Project
9 4 (1.03%) Linux Command Line
9 4 (1.03%) Public Cloud
9 4 (1.03%) Video Conferencing
10 3 (0.77%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 126 (32.39%) Linux
2 95 (24.42%) Unix
3 82 (21.08%) Windows
4 30 (7.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 14 (3.60%) AIX
5 14 (3.60%) Solaris
5 14 (3.60%) Windows Server
6 10 (2.57%) Oracle Linux
7 5 (1.29%) Windows Server 2016
7 5 (1.29%) Windows Server 2019
8 4 (1.03%) Windows 10
8 4 (1.03%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (0.77%) Windows 7
9 3 (0.77%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.26%) SUSE
10 1 (0.26%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (20.57%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (15.42%) ETL
3 59 (15.17%) Requirements Gathering
4 55 (14.14%) Performance Tuning
5 50 (12.85%) Problem-Solving
6 45 (11.57%) Analytics
7 44 (11.31%) Software Engineering
8 41 (10.54%) Mentoring
9 38 (9.77%) Scrum
10 36 (9.25%) Coaching
11 35 (9.00%) Data Analytics
12 33 (8.48%) Data Engineering
13 32 (8.23%) DevOps
14 26 (6.68%) Process Improvement
15 25 (6.43%) Software Delivery
16 23 (5.91%) Business Intelligence
17 22 (5.66%) Disaster Recovery
17 22 (5.66%) ITIL
17 22 (5.66%) OO
17 22 (5.66%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 265 (68.12%) SQL
2 143 (36.76%) PL/SQL
3 102 (26.22%) Java
4 97 (24.94%) JavaScript
5 68 (17.48%) Shell Script
6 58 (14.91%) Python
7 40 (10.28%) C#
8 31 (7.97%) HiveQL
9 28 (7.20%) T-SQL
10 19 (4.88%) PowerShell
11 18 (4.63%) Bash Shell
11 18 (4.63%) TypeScript
12 13 (3.34%) Java 8
12 13 (3.34%) Perl
13 11 (2.83%) PHP
14 10 (2.57%) C
15 7 (1.80%) Korn
16 6 (1.54%) Scala
17 5 (1.29%) C++
18 4 (1.03%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 53 (13.62%) Degree
2 46 (11.83%) Security Cleared
3 37 (9.51%) SC Cleared
4 18 (4.63%) BPSS Clearance
4 18 (4.63%) Oracle Certification
5 13 (3.34%) HNC
6 10 (2.57%) Computer Science Degree
6 10 (2.57%) Master's Degree
6 10 (2.57%) OCA
6 10 (2.57%) OCP
7 9 (2.31%) DV Cleared
8 7 (1.80%) HND
9 5 (1.29%) DBS Check
10 3 (0.77%) ISEB
10 3 (0.77%) TOGAF Certification
11 2 (0.51%) AWS Certification
11 2 (0.51%) IBM Certification
12 1 (0.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 1 (0.26%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (0.26%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.08%) QA
2 8 (2.06%) GDPR
3 6 (1.54%) SLA
4 3 (0.77%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.77%) PMO
5 1 (0.26%) COBIT
5 1 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.26%) NIST
System Software
1 54 (13.88%) Oracle RAC
2 35 (9.00%) HDFS
3 21 (5.40%) VMware Infrastructure
4 18 (4.63%) Docker
5 9 (2.31%) Active Directory
6 5 (1.29%) Hyper-V
7 4 (1.03%) PowerHA
7 4 (1.03%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (0.77%) vSphere
9 1 (0.26%) Virtual Desktop
9 1 (0.26%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 55 (14.14%) Data Guard
2 50 (12.85%) Oracle RMAN
3 29 (7.46%) Ansible
4 25 (6.43%) Terraform
5 24 (6.17%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 12 (3.08%) Puppet
7 10 (2.57%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
8 8 (2.06%) Kubernetes
9 5 (1.29%) Oracle Statspack
10 4 (1.03%) Hadoop YARN
10 4 (1.03%) SCCM
10 4 (1.03%) SCOM
11 3 (0.77%) Opscode Chef
11 3 (0.77%) Red Hat Spacewalk
11 3 (0.77%) Single Sign-On
12 2 (0.51%) HP Quality Center
12 2 (0.51%) Microsoft Clustering
12 2 (0.51%) NetBackup
12 2 (0.51%) SCOrch
13 1 (0.26%) Foglight
Vendors
1 389 (100.00%) Oracle
2 56 (14.40%) Cloudera
3 52 (13.37%) Talend
4 40 (10.28%) Microsoft
5 37 (9.51%) Informatica
6 28 (7.20%) Red Hat
7 26 (6.68%) VMware
8 17 (4.37%) IBM
9 12 (3.08%) Google
10 11 (2.83%) SAP
11 6 (1.54%) Cisco
12 5 (1.29%) EMC
12 5 (1.29%) HP
12 5 (1.29%) Salesforce.com
12 5 (1.29%) Veeam
13 4 (1.03%) Dell
13 4 (1.03%) MuleSoft
14 3 (0.77%) Dell KACE
14 3 (0.77%) Hyperion
14 3 (0.77%) Sybase