Period
to 12 May 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 12 May 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
UK
6 months to
12 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 495 412 368
Rank change year-on-year -83 -44 -82
Permanent jobs citing Oracle Database 441 664 1,271
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.50% 0.67% 0.87%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.87% 2.50% 3.10%
Number of salaries quoted 333 507 1,035
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
25th Percentile £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% - -
75th Percentile £66,250 £65,000 £65,000
90th Percentile £73,750 £78,750 £77,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -5.26%

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 23,566 26,566 41,052
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 26.59% 26.95% 28.23%
Number of salaries quoted 18,366 21,878 33,735
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £31,250
25th Percentile £41,250 £40,000 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%
75th Percentile £73,750 £72,500 £70,000
90th Percentile £88,750 £90,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.26% +2.22% +3.45%

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 12 May 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 12 May 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 -65 385 £54,000 +8.00% 118
UK excluding London -66 261 £47,500 +5.56% 78
London +3 154 £65,000 - 48
Work from Home -127 83 £52,500 -8.70% 22
North of England -42 81 £45,000 +12.50% 21
South East +2 68 £55,000 +18.92% 19
North West -8 41 £47,500 +11.76% 8
Midlands -35 36 £50,000 +11.11% 16
South West -4 33 £36,525 -26.95% 9
Yorkshire -11 29 £40,000 +17.65% 11
Scotland -17 27 £42,500 -15.00% 6
West Midlands -15 18 £57,500 +27.78% 8
East Midlands -27 18 £35,000 -26.32% 8
North East -8 11 £42,500 +12.58% 2
East of England -5 8 £52,500 +5.00% 5
Northern Ireland +5 4 £63,750 +53.61%
Wales +5 4 £43,500 -13.00% 2

For the 6 months to 12 May 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.

1 441 (100.00%) Oracle
2 287 (65.08%) SQL
3 167 (37.87%) Linux
4 150 (34.01%) SQL Server
5 148 (33.56%) PL/SQL
6 122 (27.66%) Java
7 113 (25.62%) Agile Software Development
8 112 (25.40%) Social Skills
9 106 (24.04%) Windows
10 102 (23.13%) JavaScript
11 99 (22.45%) Unix
12 97 (22.00%) AWS
13 95 (21.54%) Azure
14 93 (21.09%) Python
15 91 (20.63%) Oracle Database 12c
16 80 (18.14%) Degree
17 79 (17.91%) ETL
18 73 (16.55%) Business Intelligence
18 73 (16.55%) Problem-Solving
19 71 (16.10%) Finance
20 63 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
21 61 (13.83%) Security Cleared
22 60 (13.61%) Data Warehouse
23 57 (12.93%) Microsoft
23 57 (12.93%) C#
23 57 (12.93%) .NET
23 57 (12.93%) Oracle RAC
24 55 (12.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
25 52 (11.79%) Oracle APEX
25 52 (11.79%) WebLogic

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 52 (11.79%) WebLogic
2 23 (5.22%) Apache Spark
3 21 (4.76%) SAS
4 19 (4.31%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 19 (4.31%) Tomcat
5 17 (3.85%) IIS
6 16 (3.63%) Oracle Application Server
7 15 (3.40%) SharePoint
8 10 (2.27%) Confluence
9 5 (1.13%) GlassFish
9 5 (1.13%) JBoss
9 5 (1.13%) Red Hat Fuse
9 5 (1.13%) Tornado
9 5 (1.13%) WebSphere
10 4 (0.91%) Apache
10 4 (0.91%) Apache Airflow
10 4 (0.91%) Luigi
10 4 (0.91%) Oracle Workflow
11 3 (0.68%) Apache Solr
12 2 (0.45%) Mule
Applications
1 10 (2.27%) Microsoft Excel
1 10 (2.27%) Microsoft Office
1 10 (2.27%) MS Visio
2 6 (1.36%) Microsoft Project
3 5 (1.13%) Adobe Illustrator
3 5 (1.13%) GIMP
3 5 (1.13%) Photoshop
4 3 (0.68%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.23%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 21 (4.76%) Oracle EBS
2 18 (4.08%) Oracle Applications
3 16 (3.63%) Oracle EBS R12
4 11 (2.49%) Oracle 11i
5 4 (0.91%) Oracle BPM
5 4 (0.91%) SAP GTS
6 2 (0.45%) FLEXCUBE
6 2 (0.45%) Retail-J
6 2 (0.45%) Siebel CRM
6 2 (0.45%) Temenos T24
7 1 (0.23%) Demantra
7 1 (0.23%) Oracle ERP
7 1 (0.23%) SAP FI-CA
7 1 (0.23%) SAP PSCD
7 1 (0.23%) Sentinel
7 1 (0.23%) SunGard Martini
Cloud Services
1 97 (22.00%) AWS
2 95 (21.54%) Azure
3 36 (8.16%) Power Platform
4 24 (5.44%) GCP
5 19 (4.31%) Google Analytics
6 11 (2.49%) IaaS
7 8 (1.81%) Amazon SageMaker
8 6 (1.36%) Amazon S3
8 6 (1.36%) BlazeMeter
8 6 (1.36%) PaaS
9 5 (1.13%) Amazon EC2
9 5 (1.13%) Cloud Computing
9 5 (1.13%) GitHub
9 5 (1.13%) Microsoft 365
9 5 (1.13%) SaaS
10 4 (0.91%) Amazon EMR
10 4 (0.91%) AWS Data Pipeline
10 4 (0.91%) Azure Machine Learning
11 3 (0.68%) Azure Service Bus
11 3 (0.68%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 14 (3.17%) HTTP
1 14 (3.17%) Internet
2 11 (2.49%) Firewall
3 9 (2.04%) VPN
4 8 (1.81%) DNS
5 5 (1.13%) FTP
5 5 (1.13%) SAN
6 4 (0.91%) SSL
7 3 (0.68%) LAN
7 3 (0.68%) Network Security
7 3 (0.68%) Reverse Proxy
7 3 (0.68%) VoIP
7 3 (0.68%) WAN
8 2 (0.45%) Kerberos
8 2 (0.45%) SMS
9 1 (0.23%) 3G
9 1 (0.23%) IPsec
9 1 (0.23%) NAS
9 1 (0.23%) SNMP
9 1 (0.23%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 150 (34.01%) SQL Server
2 91 (20.63%) Oracle Database 12c
3 63 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
4 60 (13.61%) Data Warehouse
5 51 (11.56%) MySQL
6 48 (10.88%) Relational Database
7 44 (9.98%) PostgreSQL
8 42 (9.52%) Oracle Reports
9 36 (8.16%) Power BI
10 35 (7.94%) Oracle BI EE
11 34 (7.71%) RDBMS
12 32 (7.26%) Hadoop
13 31 (7.03%) NoSQL
13 31 (7.03%) Oracle ODI
14 29 (6.58%) Oracle Database 10g
15 27 (6.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 26 (5.90%) Oracle Exadata
17 25 (5.67%) Big Data
18 24 (5.44%) MongoDB
19 22 (4.99%) Snowflake Schema
Development Applications
1 52 (11.79%) Oracle APEX
2 49 (11.11%) Git (software)
3 29 (6.58%) Jenkins
3 29 (6.58%) Oracle Forms
4 26 (5.90%) JIRA
5 19 (4.31%) Maven
5 19 (4.31%) Selenium
6 11 (2.49%) Visual Studio
7 9 (2.04%) Eclipse
7 9 (2.04%) IntelliJ
7 9 (2.04%) Postman
7 9 (2.04%) SoapUI
8 8 (1.81%) Cucumber
8 8 (1.81%) NUnit
8 8 (1.81%) SpecFlow
8 8 (1.81%) WebDriver
9 7 (1.59%) Gradle
10 6 (1.36%) Artifactory
10 6 (1.36%) Bitbucket
10 6 (1.36%) REST Assured
General
1 112 (25.40%) Social Skills
2 71 (16.10%) Finance
3 28 (6.35%) Analytical Skills
4 26 (5.90%) Organisational Skills
5 20 (4.54%) Banking
6 17 (3.85%) Public Sector
7 14 (3.17%) Aerospace
7 14 (3.17%) Automotive
7 14 (3.17%) Police
8 13 (2.95%) Manufacturing
8 13 (2.95%) Retail
9 11 (2.49%) Legal
10 10 (2.27%) Documentation Skills
11 9 (2.04%) Law
12 7 (1.59%) Front Office
12 7 (1.59%) Presentation Skills
12 7 (1.59%) Publishing
13 6 (1.36%) Back Office
14 5 (1.13%) Games
14 5 (1.13%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 119 (26.98%) Developer
2 113 (25.62%) DBA
3 84 (19.05%) Oracle DBA
4 50 (11.34%) Analyst
5 38 (8.62%) Administrator
6 34 (7.71%) Senior Developer
7 32 (7.26%) Data Engineer
7 32 (7.26%) Oracle Developer
8 28 (6.35%) Java Developer
9 24 (5.44%) Support Analyst
10 22 (4.99%) .NET Developer
11 21 (4.76%) Applications Support
12 20 (4.54%) Full Stack Developer
13 18 (4.08%) Oracle Applications DBA
13 18 (4.08%) Team Leader
14 17 (3.85%) Software Engineer
15 16 (3.63%) Applications Support Analyst
15 16 (3.63%) Architect
15 16 (3.63%) C# Developer
15 16 (3.63%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (12.93%) .NET
2 44 (9.98%) Middleware
3 42 (9.52%) HTML
4 37 (8.39%) Spring
5 36 (8.16%) XML
6 34 (7.71%) RESTful
7 33 (7.48%) Oracle GoldenGate
8 32 (7.26%) CSS
9 30 (6.80%) REST
10 27 (6.12%) Web Services
11 26 (5.90%) Kafka
12 24 (5.44%) ASP.NET
12 24 (5.44%) SOAP
13 23 (5.22%) AngularJS
14 22 (4.99%) .NET Core
14 22 (4.99%) JSON
15 21 (4.76%) .NET Framework
16 20 (4.54%) jQuery
16 20 (4.54%) Spring Boot
17 15 (3.40%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 40 (9.07%) Self-Motivation
2 23 (5.22%) Clustering
3 16 (3.63%) Management Information System
4 13 (2.95%) LIMS
5 10 (2.27%) Data Structures
5 10 (2.27%) Linux Command Line
5 10 (2.27%) Virtual Team
6 9 (2.04%) Derivative
6 9 (2.04%) Replication
6 9 (2.04%) User Experience
7 8 (1.81%) Driving Licence
7 8 (1.81%) NHS
7 8 (1.81%) Public Cloud
8 7 (1.59%) Client/Server
8 7 (1.59%) FMCG
9 6 (1.36%) Video Conferencing
10 5 (1.13%) Blog
10 5 (1.13%) Enterprise Software
11 4 (0.91%) Data Centre
11 4 (0.91%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 167 (37.87%) Linux
2 106 (24.04%) Windows
3 99 (22.45%) Unix
4 55 (12.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 40 (9.07%) Windows Server
6 17 (3.85%) Windows 10
7 14 (3.17%) Windows Server 2016
8 12 (2.72%) Oracle Linux
8 12 (2.72%) Solaris
9 8 (1.81%) Windows 7
10 7 (1.59%) AIX
10 7 (1.59%) Windows Server 2008
11 6 (1.36%) Windows Server 2012
12 5 (1.13%) SUSE
13 2 (0.45%) HPUX
13 2 (0.45%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (25.62%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (17.91%) ETL
3 73 (16.55%) Business Intelligence
3 73 (16.55%) Problem-Solving
4 51 (11.56%) DevOps
5 46 (10.43%) Analytics
6 45 (10.20%) Mentoring
7 42 (9.52%) Performance Tuning
8 41 (9.30%) Computer Science
9 40 (9.07%) Migration
10 38 (8.62%) Software Testing
11 37 (8.39%) Requirements Gathering
12 32 (7.26%) SDLC
12 32 (7.26%) Software Engineering
12 32 (7.26%) Test Automation
13 30 (6.80%) Scrum
14 27 (6.12%) Dimensional Modelling
14 27 (6.12%) MVC
14 27 (6.12%) Project Management
15 26 (5.90%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 287 (65.08%) SQL
2 148 (33.56%) PL/SQL
3 122 (27.66%) Java
4 102 (23.13%) JavaScript
5 93 (21.09%) Python
6 57 (12.93%) C#
7 44 (9.98%) Shell Script
8 31 (7.03%) T-SQL
9 24 (5.44%) Perl
10 21 (4.76%) PowerShell
11 17 (3.85%) Bash Shell
12 16 (3.63%) TypeScript
13 14 (3.17%) HiveQL
14 11 (2.49%) Scala
14 11 (2.49%) VB
15 10 (2.27%) C
16 9 (2.04%) C++
17 7 (1.59%) VBScript
18 6 (1.36%) Java 8
18 6 (1.36%) PHP
Qualifications
1 80 (18.14%) Degree
2 61 (13.83%) Security Cleared
3 51 (11.56%) SC Cleared
4 32 (7.26%) Computer Science Degree
5 14 (3.17%) Master's Degree
6 13 (2.95%) HNC
6 13 (2.95%) Oracle Certification
7 11 (2.49%) ISEB
7 11 (2.49%) OCP
8 6 (1.36%) DV Cleared
9 5 (1.13%) BPSS Clearance
9 5 (1.13%) HND
10 4 (0.91%) OCA
11 3 (0.68%) CISA
11 3 (0.68%) CISM
11 3 (0.68%) CISSP
11 3 (0.68%) ISSAP
11 3 (0.68%) ISSEP
11 3 (0.68%) ISTQB
11 3 (0.68%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (4.08%) QA
2 9 (2.04%) SLA
3 7 (1.59%) GDPR
4 5 (1.13%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.68%) COBIT
5 3 (0.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.68%) NIST
6 2 (0.45%) PMO
7 1 (0.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 57 (12.93%) Oracle RAC
2 25 (5.67%) Docker
3 22 (4.99%) VMware Infrastructure
4 18 (4.08%) HDFS
5 13 (2.95%) Active Directory
6 10 (2.27%) Hyper-V
7 4 (0.91%) PowerHA
8 3 (0.68%) Virtual Desktop
8 3 (0.68%) Virtual Machines
8 3 (0.68%) vSphere
9 2 (0.45%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 2 (0.45%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 52 (11.79%) Oracle RMAN
2 49 (11.11%) Data Guard
3 21 (4.76%) Kubernetes
4 17 (3.85%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 17 (3.85%) Puppet
5 15 (3.40%) Ansible
6 9 (2.04%) Opscode Chef
7 8 (1.81%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
8 6 (1.36%) HP Quality Center
8 6 (1.36%) Single Sign-On
8 6 (1.36%) Terraform
9 4 (0.91%) Oracle Statspack
9 4 (0.91%) SCCM
10 3 (0.68%) HAProxy
10 3 (0.68%) Rundeck
11 2 (0.45%) Red Hat Satellite
11 2 (0.45%) SCOM
12 1 (0.23%) Control-M
12 1 (0.23%) HP NNM
12 1 (0.23%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 441 (100.00%) Oracle
2 57 (12.93%) Microsoft
3 43 (9.75%) Red Hat
4 34 (7.71%) Google
5 23 (5.22%) Cloudera
5 23 (5.22%) VMware
6 21 (4.76%) Talend
7 20 (4.54%) Informatica
8 19 (4.31%) IBM
9 15 (3.40%) SAP
10 10 (2.27%) HP
11 8 (1.81%) Databricks
12 6 (1.36%) Cisco
13 5 (1.13%) Adobe
13 5 (1.13%) EMC
13 5 (1.13%) Hyperion
14 4 (0.91%) ESRI
14 4 (0.91%) PeopleSoft
14 4 (0.91%) Percona
14 4 (0.91%) Salesforce.com