Period
to 18 February 2018

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 18 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
UK
6 months to
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 266 254 173
Rank change year-on-year -12 -81 -24
Permanent jobs citing Oracle Database 2,134 2,382 4,162
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.22% 1.36% 1.98%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.00% 4.55% 6.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1,623 1,727 3,330
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.04% +3.16%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £77,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.44% - +5.88%

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 53,369 52,342 66,889
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 30.63% 29.97% 31.75%
Number of salaries quoted 44,435 44,688 56,481
UK median annual salary £48,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.11% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%

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 18 February 2018.

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 18 February 2018. 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 -12 1,933 £50,000 - 258
UK excluding London -14 1,423 £47,000 +4.44% 204
London -33 689 £60,000 +4.35% 80
South East +29 475 £50,000 +5.26% 60
North of England -10 318 £42,500 +6.25% 33
East of England -61 201 £50,000 - 40
North West +16 183 £45,000 +8.43% 13
Midlands +14 163 £47,500 +18.75% 33
Scotland -26 135 £42,500 -15.00% 15
Yorkshire -38 101 £37,500 -6.25% 16
South West -35 92 £35,304 -25.68% 12
East Midlands +21 84 £43,250 +15.33% 17
West Midlands +20 78 £50,000 +22.70% 16
North East -3 34 £36,500 +8.15% 4
Wales -22 26 £38,500 -9.41% 9
Northern Ireland -9 21 £65,000 +85.71% 2
Isle of Man - 7 £50,000 -

For the 6 months to 18 February 2018, 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 2,134 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1,336 (62.61%) SQL
3 742 (34.77%) PL/SQL
4 677 (31.72%) SQL Server
5 642 (30.08%) Oracle Database 11g
6 601 (28.16%) Linux
7 599 (28.07%) Finance
8 590 (27.65%) Java
9 528 (24.74%) Unix
10 511 (23.95%) Agile Software Development
11 488 (22.87%) Oracle Database 12c
12 476 (22.31%) Microsoft
13 416 (19.49%) Windows
14 400 (18.74%) Performance Tuning
15 389 (18.23%) Degree
16 388 (18.18%) Relational Database
17 381 (17.85%) Oracle Database 10g
18 304 (14.25%) Web Services
19 289 (13.54%) .NET
20 270 (12.65%) RDBMS
21 267 (12.51%) C#
22 233 (10.92%) Banking
23 226 (10.59%) ITIL
24 222 (10.40%) Business Intelligence
25 220 (10.31%) Analytical Skills
26 209 (9.79%) Computer Science
27 207 (9.70%) XML
28 206 (9.65%) Shell Script
28 206 (9.65%) Windows Server
29 204 (9.56%) Oracle Reports

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
1 123 (5.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 121 (5.67%) WebLogic
3 109 (5.11%) Tomcat
4 97 (4.55%) Apache
5 93 (4.36%) JBoss
6 92 (4.31%) WebSphere
7 51 (2.39%) Oracle Service Bus
8 34 (1.59%) SAS
9 32 (1.50%) GlassFish
10 28 (1.31%) MS Exchange
11 27 (1.27%) IIS
12 24 (1.12%) Oracle Coherence
13 23 (1.08%) WebSphere Application Server
14 21 (0.98%) Confluence
15 20 (0.94%) Apache Spark
15 20 (0.94%) WebSphere Portal
16 16 (0.75%) Elasticsearch
17 15 (0.70%) Liferay
17 15 (0.70%) Oracle Workflow
17 15 (0.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 48 (2.25%) Microsoft Excel
2 36 (1.69%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (0.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 5 (0.23%) Microsoft Project
3 5 (0.23%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.19%) Weka
5 3 (0.14%) SPSS
6 1 (0.047%) HipChat
6 1 (0.047%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 125 (5.86%) Oracle EBS
2 94 (4.40%) Oracle EBS R12
3 55 (2.58%) Oracle Applications
4 42 (1.97%) Dynamics AX
4 42 (1.97%) NetSuite
5 41 (1.92%) Dynamics CRM
5 41 (1.92%) Dynamics NAV
5 41 (1.92%) Unit4 Business World
6 39 (1.83%) Oracle 11i
7 24 (1.12%) Oracle BPM
8 19 (0.89%) Oracle ERP
9 16 (0.75%) Oracle HRMS
9 16 (0.75%) Oracle Payables
9 16 (0.75%) Oracle Payroll
10 14 (0.66%) Oracle Receivables
11 13 (0.61%) Oracle Assets
12 12 (0.56%) Markit EDM
12 12 (0.56%) Oracle Financials
13 10 (0.47%) ResourceLink
14 9 (0.42%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 128 (6.00%) Amazon AWS
2 89 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 45 (2.11%) PaaS
4 41 (1.92%) FinancialForce
4 41 (1.92%) IaaS
4 41 (1.92%) SaaS
5 18 (0.84%) Cloud Computing
6 11 (0.52%) Office 365
7 10 (0.47%) Amazon EC2
7 10 (0.47%) Amazon S3
7 10 (0.47%) AWS CloudFormation
7 10 (0.47%) OpenShift
8 7 (0.33%) Amazon Glacier
9 6 (0.28%) Bluemix
9 6 (0.28%) IBM Cloud
9 6 (0.28%) Taleo
10 5 (0.23%) Google Cloud Platform
10 5 (0.23%) npm
11 4 (0.19%) GitHub
11 4 (0.19%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 43 (2.01%) Firewall
2 33 (1.55%) HTTP
2 33 (1.55%) Internet
3 32 (1.50%) DNS
4 31 (1.45%) TCP/IP
5 30 (1.41%) SAN
6 23 (1.08%) DHCP
6 23 (1.08%) WAN
7 22 (1.03%) FTP
8 18 (0.84%) NAS
9 17 (0.80%) VPN
10 16 (0.75%) PuTTY
11 15 (0.70%) SMS
12 13 (0.61%) LAN
13 12 (0.56%) SSL
14 10 (0.47%) HTTPS
15 8 (0.37%) SSH
16 7 (0.33%) Network Security
16 7 (0.33%) VoIP
17 6 (0.28%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 677 (31.72%) SQL Server
2 642 (30.08%) Oracle Database 11g
3 488 (22.87%) Oracle Database 12c
4 388 (18.18%) Relational Database
5 381 (17.85%) Oracle Database 10g
6 270 (12.65%) RDBMS
7 204 (9.56%) Oracle Reports
8 173 (8.11%) Data Warehouse
9 169 (7.92%) MySQL
10 105 (4.92%) SQL Server 2008
11 104 (4.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 101 (4.73%) PostgreSQL
13 93 (4.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 74 (3.47%) BusinessObjects
15 63 (2.95%) Oracle BI EE
16 54 (2.53%) SQL Server 2012
17 53 (2.48%) Big Data
18 51 (2.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 46 (2.16%) DB2
20 43 (2.01%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 163 (7.64%) Git (software)
2 144 (6.75%) Oracle Forms
3 125 (5.86%) Jenkins
3 125 (5.86%) JIRA
4 115 (5.39%) Subversion
5 102 (4.78%) Maven
6 93 (4.36%) Oracle APEX
7 88 (4.12%) Visual Studio
8 77 (3.61%) JUnit
9 66 (3.09%) Team Foundation Server
10 49 (2.30%) Ant
11 42 (1.97%) Toad
12 35 (1.64%) Eclipse
13 33 (1.55%) Selenium
14 28 (1.31%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
15 27 (1.27%) Cucumber
15 27 (1.27%) Gradle
16 24 (1.12%) IntelliJ
17 18 (0.84%) SoapUI
18 14 (0.66%) HP UFT
General
1 599 (28.07%) Finance
2 233 (10.92%) Banking
3 124 (5.81%) Investment Banking
4 101 (4.73%) Advertising
5 72 (3.37%) Front Office
6 69 (3.23%) Legal
6 69 (3.23%) Retail
6 69 (3.23%) Retail Banking
7 63 (2.95%) Telecoms
8 55 (2.58%) Manufacturing
9 31 (1.45%) Publishing
10 29 (1.36%) Financial Institution
11 28 (1.31%) Marketing
12 26 (1.22%) Automotive
13 22 (1.03%) Games
14 20 (0.94%) Electronics
15 18 (0.84%) Law
16 16 (0.75%) Back Office
17 7 (0.33%) Billing
18 6 (0.28%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 730 (34.21%) Developer
2 447 (20.95%) DBA
3 358 (16.78%) Oracle DBA
4 310 (14.53%) Oracle Developer
5 217 (10.17%) Analyst
6 191 (8.95%) Administrator
7 185 (8.67%) Java Developer
8 166 (7.78%) Applications Support
9 161 (7.54%) SQL Developer
10 152 (7.12%) Consultant
11 120 (5.62%) Senior Developer
12 117 (5.48%) Architect
13 101 (4.73%) SQL DBA
14 100 (4.69%) PL/SQL Developer
14 100 (4.69%) Support Analyst
15 88 (4.12%) Software Developer
16 76 (3.56%) .NET Developer
17 73 (3.42%) C# Developer
18 62 (2.91%) Oracle Consultant
19 60 (2.81%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 304 (14.25%) Web Services
2 289 (13.54%) .NET
3 207 (9.70%) XML
4 172 (8.06%) Middleware
5 162 (7.59%) HTML
6 157 (7.36%) Spring
7 145 (6.79%) J2EE
8 107 (5.01%) ASP.NET
9 100 (4.69%) Hibernate
10 95 (4.45%) HTML5
11 84 (3.94%) RESTful
11 84 (3.94%) SOAP
12 83 (3.89%) CSS
13 81 (3.80%) jQuery
14 77 (3.61%) AngularJS
15 74 (3.47%) ASP.NET MVC
16 73 (3.42%) Java EE
16 73 (3.42%) REST
17 70 (3.28%) .NET Framework
18 66 (3.09%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 220 (10.31%) Analytical Skills
2 209 (9.79%) Computer Science
3 110 (5.15%) Clustering
4 97 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
5 76 (3.56%) Replication
6 66 (3.09%) Management Information System
7 57 (2.67%) Algorithms
8 49 (2.30%) Equities
9 45 (2.11%) Fintech
10 41 (1.92%) Derivative
11 39 (1.83%) Linux Command Line
12 35 (1.64%) Credit Risk
12 35 (1.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 33 (1.55%) Data Centre
14 31 (1.45%) Fixed Income
15 28 (1.31%) Greenfield Project
16 24 (1.12%) Private Cloud
17 22 (1.03%) N-Tier
18 21 (0.98%) Hybrid Cloud
19 19 (0.89%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 601 (28.16%) Linux
2 528 (24.74%) Unix
3 416 (19.49%) Windows
4 206 (9.65%) Windows Server
5 102 (4.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 94 (4.40%) Solaris
7 51 (2.39%) Windows Server 2008
8 49 (2.30%) AIX
9 43 (2.01%) Windows Server 2012
10 28 (1.31%) HPUX
11 13 (0.61%) Oracle Linux
12 12 (0.56%) CentOS
13 11 (0.52%) Windows Server 2003
14 9 (0.42%) VMS
15 6 (0.28%) Windows 7
16 5 (0.23%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
17 4 (0.19%) Windows 10
18 3 (0.14%) Android
18 3 (0.14%) Ubuntu
19 2 (0.094%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 511 (23.95%) Agile Software Development
2 400 (18.74%) Performance Tuning
3 226 (10.59%) ITIL
4 222 (10.40%) Business Intelligence
5 194 (9.09%) Software Engineering
6 172 (8.06%) Scrum
7 155 (7.26%) High Availability
8 148 (6.94%) Test Automation
9 146 (6.84%) ETL
10 141 (6.61%) TDD
11 135 (6.33%) MVC
12 131 (6.14%) SOA
13 130 (6.09%) Migration
14 119 (5.58%) Disaster Recovery
15 118 (5.53%) Continuous Integration
16 111 (5.20%) ERP
17 110 (5.15%) Mentoring
17 110 (5.15%) OO
18 107 (5.01%) DevOps
19 104 (4.87%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 1,336 (62.61%) SQL
2 742 (34.77%) PL/SQL
3 590 (27.65%) Java
4 267 (12.51%) C#
5 206 (9.65%) Shell Script
6 193 (9.04%) JavaScript
7 128 (6.00%) Python
8 117 (5.48%) T-SQL
9 96 (4.50%) Bash Shell
10 84 (3.94%) PowerShell
11 56 (2.62%) Perl
12 54 (2.53%) C
13 50 (2.34%) C++
14 46 (2.16%) VB
15 31 (1.45%) VB.NET
16 27 (1.27%) Korn
17 24 (1.12%) ABAP
17 24 (1.12%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
18 21 (0.98%) PHP
19 20 (0.94%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 389 (18.23%) Degree
2 136 (6.37%) Computer Science Degree
3 86 (4.03%) Security Cleared
4 84 (3.94%) Oracle Certification
5 81 (3.80%) Microsoft Certification
6 65 (3.05%) SC Cleared
7 60 (2.81%) OCP
8 27 (1.27%) DV Cleared
8 27 (1.27%) MCP
9 25 (1.17%) MCSA
10 22 (1.03%) MCAD
10 22 (1.03%) MCSD
11 21 (0.98%) ITIL Certification
12 20 (0.94%) Master's Degree
13 19 (0.89%) Numerate Degree
14 17 (0.80%) ISEB
15 13 (0.61%) ISTQB
16 12 (0.56%) MCSE
17 9 (0.42%) CISM
17 9 (0.42%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 105 (4.92%) QA
2 48 (2.25%) SLA
3 31 (1.45%) Data Quality
4 16 (0.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 15 (0.70%) PCI DSS
6 12 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 7 (0.33%) Basel III
7 7 (0.33%) PMO
8 6 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 5 (0.23%) GDPR
10 4 (0.19%) GAMP
11 2 (0.094%) GxP
11 2 (0.094%) ISO 20022
11 2 (0.094%) ISO 8583
12 1 (0.047%) COREP
12 1 (0.047%) ISO 22301
12 1 (0.047%) ISO 9001
12 1 (0.047%) RosettaNet
System Software
1 148 (6.94%) Oracle RAC
2 87 (4.08%) Active Directory
3 76 (3.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 42 (1.97%) Hyper-V
5 37 (1.73%) Docker
6 35 (1.64%) Virtual Machines
7 8 (0.37%) HDFS
8 7 (0.33%) VMware ESXi
9 5 (0.23%) KVM
9 5 (0.23%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 5 (0.23%) Virtual Servers
9 5 (0.23%) vSphere
10 4 (0.19%) Apache Flume
10 4 (0.19%) Oracle Clusterware
10 4 (0.19%) VirtualBox
11 2 (0.094%) NFS
11 2 (0.094%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 2 (0.094%) XenDesktop
12 1 (0.047%) NDS
12 1 (0.047%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 162 (7.59%) Data Guard
2 145 (6.79%) Oracle RMAN
3 82 (3.84%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 43 (2.01%) Ansible
5 38 (1.78%) Puppet
6 36 (1.69%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
7 23 (1.08%) Single Sign-On
8 19 (0.89%) Kubernetes
9 18 (0.84%) Tivoli
10 14 (0.66%) HP Quality Center
10 14 (0.66%) Packer
11 12 (0.56%) Microsoft Clustering
11 12 (0.56%) Opscode Chef
11 12 (0.56%) Tivoli Monitoring
12 11 (0.52%) Control-M
13 10 (0.47%) Nagios
14 8 (0.37%) Cacti
14 8 (0.37%) TIBCO Hawk
15 7 (0.33%) SCOM
16 6 (0.28%) Foglight
Vendors
1 2,134 (100.00%) Oracle
2 476 (22.31%) Microsoft
3 132 (6.19%) SAP
4 98 (4.59%) VMware
5 92 (4.31%) Red Hat
6 66 (3.09%) IBM
7 57 (2.67%) HP
8 51 (2.39%) IFS
9 47 (2.20%) Salesforce.com
10 45 (2.11%) Epicor
10 45 (2.11%) Infor
11 42 (1.97%) JD Edwards
12 41 (1.92%) Bloomberg
12 41 (1.92%) Sage
12 41 (1.92%) Xero
13 39 (1.83%) Tableau
14 38 (1.78%) Sybase
15 31 (1.45%) Informatica
16 30 (1.41%) Fidessa
17 28 (1.31%) Splunk