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

Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
UK
6 months to
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 314 286 247
Rank change year-on-year -28 -39 -88
Permanent jobs citing Oracle Database 1,630 2,199 2,696
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.01% 1.23% 1.42%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.48% 4.06% 4.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1,091 1,617 1,948
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £73,250 £75,000
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 46,818 54,121 56,272
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 29.11% 30.22% 29.63%
Number of salaries quoted 38,495 44,526 48,091
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,960 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.25% +0.97% +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £29,000
90th Percentile £83,750 £77,500 £76,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +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 18 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Oracle Database in the UK

Oracle Database
Top 16 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 November 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 -34 1,469 £51,000 +4.08% 191
UK excluding London -45 1,016 £45,000 - 148
London -39 588 £60,000 +2.56% 68
South East +15 432 £50,000 - 36
North of England -75 177 £42,500 - 29
Scotland -19 100 £44,000 +3.53% 24
Midlands -32 97 £41,000 -13.68% 19
South West +35 94 £42,500 +37.10% 26
North West -35 90 £42,500 -1.73% 14
East of England -42 84 £47,500 +1.06% 13
Yorkshire -4 76 £42,000 +1.82% 10
West Midlands -8 52 £42,500 -15.00% 9
East Midlands -18 45 £37,750 -5.03% 10
Wales -4 31 £44,000 +10.00%
North East -63 11 £30,000 -24.29% 5
Northern Ireland -5 9 £49,500 +41.43% 1

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 1,630 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1,023 (62.76%) SQL
3 659 (40.43%) SQL Server
4 594 (36.44%) Linux
5 504 (30.92%) PL/SQL
6 495 (30.37%) Agile Software Development
7 489 (30.00%) Finance
8 452 (27.73%) Java
9 449 (27.55%) Oracle Database 11g
10 426 (26.13%) Unix
11 367 (22.52%) Windows
12 347 (21.29%) Oracle Database 12c
13 325 (19.94%) Relational Database
14 256 (15.71%) JavaScript
15 255 (15.64%) Microsoft
15 255 (15.64%) Performance Tuning
16 242 (14.85%) .NET
17 240 (14.72%) RDBMS
18 237 (14.54%) ITIL
18 237 (14.54%) Continuous Integration
19 222 (13.62%) Degree
20 217 (13.31%) C#
21 215 (13.19%) Problem-Solving
22 204 (12.52%) Oracle Database 10g
23 203 (12.45%) Web Services
24 195 (11.96%) Oracle RAC
24 195 (11.96%) SDLC
25 181 (11.10%) Windows Server
26 179 (10.98%) Data Warehouse
27 175 (10.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

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 (7.85%) WebLogic
2 105 (6.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 99 (6.07%) IIS
4 67 (4.11%) WebSphere
5 65 (3.99%) Tomcat
6 59 (3.62%) Confluence
7 47 (2.88%) Apache
8 45 (2.76%) JBoss
9 33 (2.02%) Oracle Application Server
10 23 (1.41%) SharePoint
11 21 (1.29%) Oracle Service Bus
12 17 (1.04%) Elasticsearch
12 17 (1.04%) Oracle Coherence
13 16 (0.98%) OpenStack
14 14 (0.86%) SAS
15 11 (0.67%) Apache Spark
16 10 (0.61%) Oracle Workflow
17 7 (0.43%) NetWeaver
18 6 (0.37%) Oracle HTTP Server
18 6 (0.37%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 36 (2.21%) Microsoft Excel
2 35 (2.15%) Microsoft Office
3 9 (0.55%) Microsoft Project
4 8 (0.49%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.18%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 3 (0.18%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 78 (4.79%) Oracle EBS
2 45 (2.76%) Oracle Applications
3 42 (2.58%) Oracle EBS R12
4 27 (1.66%) Oracle 11i
5 15 (0.92%) Payment Gateway
6 11 (0.67%) Oracle Financials
6 11 (0.67%) Oracle Retail
7 9 (0.55%) Remedy ITSM
8 7 (0.43%) Dynamics CRM
8 7 (0.43%) Oracle HRMS
8 7 (0.43%) Oracle Payroll
9 6 (0.37%) Oracle Cash Management
10 5 (0.31%) CiviCRM
10 5 (0.31%) Oracle BPM
11 4 (0.25%) BusinessWorks
11 4 (0.25%) Oracle Receivables
11 4 (0.25%) TIBCO BusinessEvents
12 3 (0.18%) Documaker
12 3 (0.18%) Oracle ERP
13 2 (0.12%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 108 (6.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 85 (5.21%) Amazon AWS
3 54 (3.31%) SaaS
4 40 (2.45%) PaaS
5 35 (2.15%) IaaS
6 33 (2.02%) Cloud Computing
7 20 (1.23%) GitHub
7 20 (1.23%) Google Cloud Platform
8 18 (1.10%) Oracle Service Cloud
9 14 (0.86%) Oracle CX
10 9 (0.55%) Serverless
11 7 (0.43%) Amazon EMR
11 7 (0.43%) Azure Active Directory
11 7 (0.43%) IBM Cloud
12 6 (0.37%) Amazon EC2
12 6 (0.37%) Office 365
12 6 (0.37%) OpenShift
12 6 (0.37%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 4 (0.25%) Amazon S3
13 4 (0.25%) Apigee
Communications & Networking
1 48 (2.94%) SAN
2 46 (2.82%) Internet
3 30 (1.84%) DNS
4 29 (1.78%) HTTP
5 24 (1.47%) Firewall
5 24 (1.47%) NAS
6 21 (1.29%) SSL
7 18 (1.10%) TCP/IP
8 17 (1.04%) DHCP
9 15 (0.92%) WAN
10 13 (0.80%) LAN
11 11 (0.67%) VPN
12 9 (0.55%) VLAN
13 8 (0.49%) Intranet
13 8 (0.49%) Network Security
14 7 (0.43%) FTP
14 7 (0.43%) SMTP
15 6 (0.37%) IPsec
16 5 (0.31%) SSH
17 4 (0.25%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 659 (40.43%) SQL Server
2 449 (27.55%) Oracle Database 11g
3 347 (21.29%) Oracle Database 12c
4 325 (19.94%) Relational Database
5 240 (14.72%) RDBMS
6 204 (12.52%) Oracle Database 10g
7 179 (10.98%) Data Warehouse
8 159 (9.75%) Oracle Reports
9 126 (7.73%) MySQL
10 98 (6.01%) SQL Server 2008
11 96 (5.89%) PostgreSQL
12 78 (4.79%) NoSQL
13 76 (4.66%) SQL Server 2012
14 68 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
15 54 (3.31%) SQL Server 2014
16 47 (2.88%) BusinessObjects
16 47 (2.88%) Oracle ODI
17 46 (2.82%) Big Data
18 44 (2.70%) Oracle BI EE
19 43 (2.64%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 144 (8.83%) Git (software)
2 126 (7.73%) JIRA
3 98 (6.01%) Oracle Forms
4 89 (5.46%) Visual Studio
5 81 (4.97%) Subversion
6 80 (4.91%) Jenkins
7 73 (4.48%) Oracle APEX
8 71 (4.36%) Maven
9 47 (2.88%) Eclipse
9 47 (2.88%) Team Foundation Server
10 40 (2.45%) Toad
11 34 (2.09%) Ant
11 34 (2.09%) JUnit
12 21 (1.29%) Cucumber
13 19 (1.17%) Selenium
13 19 (1.17%) SoapUI
13 19 (1.17%) TeamCity
14 18 (1.10%) IntelliJ
15 14 (0.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 14 (0.86%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 489 (30.00%) Finance
2 110 (6.75%) Banking
3 56 (3.44%) Retail
4 44 (2.70%) Games
5 42 (2.58%) Investment Banking
6 32 (1.96%) Manufacturing
7 31 (1.90%) Back Office
8 29 (1.78%) Telecoms
9 28 (1.72%) Front Office
10 27 (1.66%) Marketing
11 20 (1.23%) Electronics
11 20 (1.23%) Law
12 12 (0.74%) Financial Institution
12 12 (0.74%) Publishing
13 11 (0.67%) Advertising
14 9 (0.55%) Billing
14 9 (0.55%) General Ledger
15 6 (0.37%) Legal
15 6 (0.37%) Music Industry
16 4 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 520 (31.90%) Developer
2 470 (28.83%) DBA
3 361 (22.15%) Oracle DBA
4 248 (15.21%) Administrator
5 201 (12.33%) Oracle Developer
6 173 (10.61%) Analyst
7 141 (8.65%) Senior Developer
8 126 (7.73%) SQL DBA
9 95 (5.83%) Java Developer
10 94 (5.77%) Support Analyst
11 90 (5.52%) Applications Support
12 80 (4.91%) SQL Developer
13 72 (4.42%) Architect
14 63 (3.87%) Applications Support Analyst
15 54 (3.31%) Senior DBA
16 51 (3.13%) PL/SQL Developer
16 51 (3.13%) Senior Oracle DBA
17 45 (2.76%) Software Engineer
18 42 (2.58%) Software Developer
19 41 (2.52%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 242 (14.85%) .NET
2 203 (12.45%) Web Services
3 171 (10.49%) XML
4 138 (8.47%) HTML
5 133 (8.16%) Middleware
6 125 (7.67%) SOAP
7 98 (6.01%) CSS
8 97 (5.95%) J2EE
9 90 (5.52%) Spring
10 89 (5.46%) WPF
11 74 (4.54%) REST
12 71 (4.36%) Oracle GoldenGate
13 70 (4.29%) ASP.NET
14 68 (4.17%) .NET Framework
14 68 (4.17%) JMS
15 65 (3.99%) JSON
16 63 (3.87%) WCF
17 56 (3.44%) AngularJS
18 50 (3.07%) ASP.NET MVC
19 46 (2.82%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 155 (9.51%) Analytical Skills
2 100 (6.13%) Computer Science
3 72 (4.42%) Clustering
4 61 (3.74%) Enterprise Software
5 51 (3.13%) Self-Motivation
6 41 (2.52%) Replication
7 40 (2.45%) CMDB
8 38 (2.33%) Data Centre
9 35 (2.15%) Management Information System
10 34 (2.09%) Greenfield Project
11 33 (2.02%) Fintech
12 26 (1.60%) Client/Server
13 25 (1.53%) Public Cloud
14 23 (1.41%) Equities
15 22 (1.35%) Derivative
16 21 (1.29%) Private Cloud
17 20 (1.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 20 (1.23%) SWIFT
18 19 (1.17%) Algorithms
19 17 (1.04%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 594 (36.44%) Linux
2 426 (26.13%) Unix
3 367 (22.52%) Windows
4 181 (11.10%) Windows Server
5 175 (10.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 97 (5.95%) Solaris
7 51 (3.13%) Apple iOS
8 40 (2.45%) CentOS
9 39 (2.39%) AIX
10 32 (1.96%) Windows Server 2008
11 18 (1.10%) Oracle Linux
11 18 (1.10%) Windows Server 2012
12 13 (0.80%) Android
13 12 (0.74%) SUSE
13 12 (0.74%) Ubuntu
13 12 (0.74%) Windows Server 2003
14 9 (0.55%) Windows 7
15 7 (0.43%) HPUX
16 5 (0.31%) Windows NT
17 4 (0.25%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 495 (30.37%) Agile Software Development
2 255 (15.64%) Performance Tuning
3 237 (14.54%) Continuous Integration
3 237 (14.54%) ITIL
4 215 (13.19%) Problem-Solving
5 195 (11.96%) SDLC
6 173 (10.61%) DevOps
7 159 (9.75%) Business Intelligence
8 141 (8.65%) Scrum
9 135 (8.28%) TDD
10 134 (8.22%) ETL
11 115 (7.06%) Data Modelling
12 113 (6.93%) High Availability
13 107 (6.56%) MVC
13 107 (6.56%) OO
14 106 (6.50%) SOA
15 101 (6.20%) Test Automation
16 100 (6.13%) Microservices
17 96 (5.89%) Software Engineering
18 87 (5.34%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 1,023 (62.76%) SQL
2 504 (30.92%) PL/SQL
3 452 (27.73%) Java
4 256 (15.71%) JavaScript
5 217 (13.31%) C#
6 168 (10.31%) Python
7 151 (9.26%) Shell Script
8 81 (4.97%) PowerShell
9 72 (4.42%) Bash Shell
10 56 (3.44%) T-SQL
11 52 (3.19%) C
12 47 (2.88%) Perl
13 44 (2.70%) C++
14 32 (1.96%) PHP
15 26 (1.60%) Ruby
15 26 (1.60%) VB
16 25 (1.53%) Java 8
16 25 (1.53%) Korn
17 22 (1.35%) Go
18 21 (1.29%) VBA
Qualifications
1 222 (13.62%) Degree
2 57 (3.50%) Computer Science Degree
3 52 (3.19%) Oracle Certification
4 51 (3.13%) Security Cleared
5 40 (2.45%) SC Cleared
6 32 (1.96%) OCP
7 20 (1.23%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 20 (1.23%) OCA
8 16 (0.98%) RHCE
8 16 (0.98%) RHCSA
9 13 (0.80%) Master's Degree
9 13 (0.80%) Numerate Degree
10 10 (0.61%) DV Cleared
10 10 (0.61%) ISTQB
11 9 (0.55%) PhD
12 8 (0.49%) ISEB
12 8 (0.49%) ITIL Certification
12 8 (0.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 5 (0.31%) PMI Certification
14 4 (0.25%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (2.94%) SLA
2 39 (2.39%) QA
3 32 (1.96%) Data Quality
4 15 (0.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 15 (0.92%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 11 (0.67%) GDPR
6 10 (0.61%) PMO
7 8 (0.49%) PCI DSS
8 3 (0.18%) ISO 9001
8 3 (0.18%) MiFID
8 3 (0.18%) PA-DSS
9 1 (0.061%) GAAP
System Software
1 195 (11.96%) Oracle RAC
2 85 (5.21%) Docker
3 78 (4.79%) VMware Infrastructure
4 71 (4.36%) Active Directory
5 17 (1.04%) Oracle Clusterware
6 12 (0.74%) Firmware
6 12 (0.74%) Gluster
6 12 (0.74%) GlusterFS
6 12 (0.74%) Virtual Machines
7 9 (0.55%) VMware ESXi
8 8 (0.49%) Ceph
8 8 (0.49%) Hyper-V
8 8 (0.49%) VirtualBox
9 4 (0.25%) KVM
9 4 (0.25%) Samba
10 3 (0.18%) NFS
11 2 (0.12%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 1 (0.061%) HDFS
12 1 (0.061%) vSphere
12 1 (0.061%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 166 (10.18%) Data Guard
2 131 (8.04%) Oracle RMAN
3 103 (6.32%) Ansible
4 92 (5.64%) Puppet
5 80 (4.91%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 63 (3.87%) Opscode Chef
7 49 (3.01%) Kubernetes
8 39 (2.39%) Control-M
9 24 (1.47%) Terraform
10 20 (1.23%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
11 18 (1.10%) Nagios
12 15 (0.92%) vRealize
13 11 (0.67%) HP Quality Center
14 10 (0.61%) Failover Clustering
14 10 (0.61%) Galera Cluster
15 9 (0.55%) NetBackup
15 9 (0.55%) Oracle ZFS
15 9 (0.55%) Single Sign-On
16 7 (0.43%) Automic
16 7 (0.43%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 1,630 (100.00%) Oracle
2 255 (15.64%) Microsoft
3 165 (10.12%) Red Hat
4 99 (6.07%) VMware
5 54 (3.31%) Informatica
6 44 (2.70%) SAP
7 39 (2.39%) IBM
8 38 (2.33%) Splunk
9 37 (2.27%) Sybase
10 32 (1.96%) BMC
10 32 (1.96%) Google
11 30 (1.84%) Tableau
12 23 (1.41%) ServiceNow
13 21 (1.29%) Remedy
13 21 (1.29%) TIBCO
14 20 (1.23%) HP
15 19 (1.17%) AppDynamics
16 18 (1.10%) Rakuten
17 17 (1.04%) EMC
17 17 (1.04%) Solace