Period
to 20 January 2019

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 20 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
UK
6 months to
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 338 272 245
Rank change year-on-year -66 -27 -71
Permanent jobs citing Oracle Database 1,415 2,139 2,498
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.95% 1.24% 1.41%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.30% 4.04% 4.72%
Number of salaries quoted 971 1,606 1,790
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +2.04%
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £46,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year -3.74% +3.89% -

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 42,843 52,894 52,886
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 28.64% 30.55% 29.87%
Number of salaries quoted 35,189 43,854 45,270
UK median annual salary £52,500 £48,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.38% +1.05% +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £29,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +4.94%

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 20 January 2019.

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 20 January 2019. 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 -61 1,279 £52,500 +5.00% 179
UK excluding London -64 877 £45,000 -3.74% 148
London -33 517 £60,000 - 53
South East -11 390 £52,500 +5.00% 46
North of England -90 126 £43,000 +1.18% 30
Midlands -34 103 £41,500 -12.63% 17
Scotland -32 87 £42,500 - 12
South West +19 84 £42,000 +15.07% 14
North West -68 65 £50,000 +11.11% 10
East of England -80 60 £47,500 -5.00% 19
East Midlands -4 58 £40,000 - 7
Yorkshire -7 49 £42,580 +13.55% 17
West Midlands -6 45 £42,500 -15.00% 10
Wales +5 23 £44,250 +10.63% 10
North East -23 12 £32,500 -17.98% 3
Northern Ireland -25 6 £32,500 -50.00%

For the 6 months to 20 January 2019, 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 1,415 (100.00%) Oracle
2 879 (62.12%) SQL
3 550 (38.87%) SQL Server
4 493 (34.84%) Linux
5 459 (32.44%) Agile Software Development
6 426 (30.11%) PL/SQL
7 409 (28.90%) Finance
8 400 (28.27%) Java
9 381 (26.93%) Oracle Database 11g
10 366 (25.87%) Unix
11 308 (21.77%) Windows
12 291 (20.57%) Oracle Database 12c
13 265 (18.73%) Relational Database
14 234 (16.54%) JavaScript
15 222 (15.69%) Performance Tuning
16 217 (15.34%) Microsoft
17 209 (14.77%) Degree
18 201 (14.20%) Continuous Integration
19 189 (13.36%) .NET
20 187 (13.22%) ITIL
21 186 (13.14%) RDBMS
22 181 (12.79%) Data Warehouse
22 181 (12.79%) Web Services
23 178 (12.58%) C#
24 177 (12.51%) DevOps
25 166 (11.73%) Oracle Database 10g
26 163 (11.52%) SDLC
26 163 (11.52%) Problem-Solving
27 157 (11.10%) Oracle RAC
28 155 (10.95%) Business Intelligence

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
1 103 (7.28%) WebLogic
2 99 (7.00%) IIS
3 94 (6.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 74 (5.23%) WebSphere
5 52 (3.67%) Confluence
6 49 (3.46%) Tomcat
7 37 (2.61%) Apache
8 28 (1.98%) JBoss
9 22 (1.55%) SharePoint
10 21 (1.48%) Oracle Service Bus
11 18 (1.27%) Elasticsearch
11 18 (1.27%) Oracle Coherence
12 15 (1.06%) SAS
13 13 (0.92%) Oracle Application Server
14 10 (0.71%) OpenStack
14 10 (0.71%) Oracle UPK
14 10 (0.71%) Oracle Workflow
15 8 (0.57%) Apache Spark
15 8 (0.57%) CMS
15 8 (0.57%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 35 (2.47%) Microsoft Office
2 30 (2.12%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.21%) Microsoft Project
3 3 (0.21%) Windchill
4 1 (0.071%) ArchiCAD
4 1 (0.071%) AutoCAD
4 1 (0.071%) MicroStation
4 1 (0.071%) Revit
Business Applications
1 70 (4.95%) Oracle EBS
2 51 (3.60%) Oracle Applications
3 40 (2.83%) Oracle EBS R12
4 22 (1.55%) Oracle 11i
5 15 (1.06%) Payment Gateway
6 13 (0.92%) Oracle Retail
7 9 (0.64%) Oracle BPM
8 7 (0.49%) Oracle Payroll
9 5 (0.35%) CiviCRM
9 5 (0.35%) Dynamics CRM
9 5 (0.35%) Oracle Financials
10 4 (0.28%) BusinessWorks
10 4 (0.28%) Oracle CRM
10 4 (0.28%) SAP ERP
10 4 (0.28%) TIBCO BusinessEvents
11 3 (0.21%) Oracle Cash Management
11 3 (0.21%) Oracle ERP
11 3 (0.21%) Oracle HRMS
11 3 (0.21%) Oracle Receivables
11 3 (0.21%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 93 (6.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 77 (5.44%) Amazon AWS
3 63 (4.45%) SaaS
4 36 (2.54%) PaaS
5 32 (2.26%) IaaS
6 26 (1.84%) Cloud Computing
7 20 (1.41%) Google Cloud Platform
7 20 (1.41%) Oracle Service Cloud
8 16 (1.13%) GitHub
9 13 (0.92%) Serverless
10 12 (0.85%) Oracle CX
11 11 (0.78%) IBM Cloud
12 8 (0.57%) Amazon EC2
12 8 (0.57%) Amazon S3
13 7 (0.49%) Azure Active Directory
13 7 (0.49%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 6 (0.42%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 6 (0.42%) Amazon EMR
14 6 (0.42%) AWS Lambda
15 5 (0.35%) Apigee
Communications & Networking
1 45 (3.18%) Internet
2 32 (2.26%) DNS
3 30 (2.12%) Firewall
4 25 (1.77%) DHCP
5 24 (1.70%) SAN
6 15 (1.06%) HTTP
6 15 (1.06%) WAN
7 13 (0.92%) LAN
8 12 (0.85%) SSL
8 12 (0.85%) TCP/IP
9 10 (0.71%) VLAN
10 8 (0.57%) NAS
11 7 (0.49%) VPN
12 5 (0.35%) FTP
12 5 (0.35%) WebEx
13 4 (0.28%) BIG-IP
13 4 (0.28%) Intranet
13 4 (0.28%) Network Security
14 2 (0.14%) IPsec
14 2 (0.14%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 550 (38.87%) SQL Server
2 381 (26.93%) Oracle Database 11g
3 291 (20.57%) Oracle Database 12c
4 265 (18.73%) Relational Database
5 186 (13.14%) RDBMS
6 181 (12.79%) Data Warehouse
7 166 (11.73%) Oracle Database 10g
8 126 (8.90%) Oracle Reports
9 100 (7.07%) MySQL
10 88 (6.22%) PostgreSQL
11 67 (4.73%) NoSQL
12 66 (4.66%) SQL Server 2008
13 51 (3.60%) SQL Server 2012
14 48 (3.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 46 (3.25%) SQL Server 2005
16 43 (3.04%) Oracle BI EE
17 40 (2.83%) Power BI
18 39 (2.76%) BusinessObjects
19 38 (2.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 32 (2.26%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 129 (9.12%) Git (software)
2 119 (8.41%) JIRA
3 95 (6.71%) Oracle Forms
4 74 (5.23%) Visual Studio
5 69 (4.88%) Subversion
6 68 (4.81%) Maven
7 66 (4.66%) Jenkins
8 62 (4.38%) Oracle APEX
9 45 (3.18%) Team Foundation Server
10 35 (2.47%) Eclipse
11 31 (2.19%) Toad
12 26 (1.84%) JUnit
13 24 (1.70%) Ant
14 23 (1.63%) Cucumber
15 20 (1.41%) Hudson
15 20 (1.41%) TeamCity
16 19 (1.34%) IntelliJ
17 15 (1.06%) SoapUI
18 13 (0.92%) Selenium
19 10 (0.71%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 409 (28.90%) Finance
2 98 (6.93%) Banking
3 50 (3.53%) Retail
4 38 (2.69%) Back Office
5 33 (2.33%) Games
6 32 (2.26%) Front Office
6 32 (2.26%) Investment Banking
7 27 (1.91%) Telecoms
8 24 (1.70%) Manufacturing
9 21 (1.48%) Marketing
10 18 (1.27%) Law
11 15 (1.06%) General Ledger
12 14 (0.99%) Electronics
13 13 (0.92%) Financial Institution
14 10 (0.71%) Billing
15 9 (0.64%) Legal
16 8 (0.57%) Advertising
16 8 (0.57%) Publishing
17 4 (0.28%) Music Industry
18 3 (0.21%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 444 (31.38%) Developer
2 367 (25.94%) DBA
3 280 (19.79%) Oracle DBA
4 172 (12.16%) Oracle Developer
5 167 (11.80%) Administrator
6 153 (10.81%) Analyst
7 123 (8.69%) Senior Developer
8 88 (6.22%) Architect
8 88 (6.22%) SQL DBA
9 83 (5.87%) Java Developer
10 82 (5.80%) Support Analyst
11 81 (5.72%) Applications Support
12 74 (5.23%) SQL Developer
13 51 (3.60%) Applications Support Analyst
14 45 (3.18%) C# Developer
15 43 (3.04%) Software Engineer
16 40 (2.83%) .NET Developer
17 39 (2.76%) PL/SQL Developer
18 37 (2.61%) Oracle Applications DBA
19 36 (2.54%) Senior DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 189 (13.36%) .NET
2 181 (12.79%) Web Services
3 151 (10.67%) XML
4 132 (9.33%) HTML
5 113 (7.99%) Middleware
6 102 (7.21%) SOAP
7 101 (7.14%) CSS
8 90 (6.36%) J2EE
9 73 (5.16%) REST
10 72 (5.09%) Spring
11 67 (4.73%) ASP.NET
12 66 (4.66%) JMS
13 63 (4.45%) WPF
14 60 (4.24%) Oracle GoldenGate
15 52 (3.67%) WCF
16 49 (3.46%) .NET Framework
16 49 (3.46%) WebSphere MQ
17 47 (3.32%) jQuery
18 46 (3.25%) AngularJS
19 45 (3.18%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 144 (10.18%) Analytical Skills
2 60 (4.24%) Enterprise Software
3 42 (2.97%) Replication
3 42 (2.97%) Self-Motivation
4 41 (2.90%) Fintech
5 39 (2.76%) Clustering
6 38 (2.69%) Management Information System
7 37 (2.61%) Data Centre
8 28 (1.98%) CMDB
8 28 (1.98%) Greenfield Project
9 19 (1.34%) Algorithms
9 19 (1.34%) Equities
9 19 (1.34%) N-Tier
10 18 (1.27%) Credit Risk
10 18 (1.27%) SWIFT
11 17 (1.20%) Linux Command Line
11 17 (1.20%) Public Cloud
11 17 (1.20%) User Experience
12 16 (1.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 13 (0.92%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 493 (34.84%) Linux
2 366 (25.87%) Unix
3 308 (21.77%) Windows
4 142 (10.04%) Windows Server
5 138 (9.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 61 (4.31%) Solaris
7 40 (2.83%) AIX
7 40 (2.83%) Apple iOS
8 36 (2.54%) CentOS
9 17 (1.20%) Windows Server 2012
10 14 (0.99%) Oracle Linux
11 12 (0.85%) Ubuntu
11 12 (0.85%) Windows Server 2008
12 7 (0.49%) Android
12 7 (0.49%) Windows 10
13 6 (0.42%) SUSE
14 4 (0.28%) Debian
14 4 (0.28%) HPUX
14 4 (0.28%) Windows NT
14 4 (0.28%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 459 (32.44%) Agile Software Development
2 222 (15.69%) Performance Tuning
3 201 (14.20%) Continuous Integration
4 187 (13.22%) ITIL
5 177 (12.51%) DevOps
6 163 (11.52%) Problem-Solving
6 163 (11.52%) SDLC
7 155 (10.95%) Business Intelligence
8 127 (8.98%) Scrum
9 123 (8.69%) ETL
10 121 (8.55%) TDD
11 110 (7.77%) Data Modelling
12 107 (7.56%) Test Automation
13 103 (7.28%) Computer Science
14 101 (7.14%) Microservices
15 98 (6.93%) Software Engineering
16 95 (6.71%) SOA
17 87 (6.15%) High Availability
17 87 (6.15%) OO
18 82 (5.80%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 879 (62.12%) SQL
2 426 (30.11%) PL/SQL
3 400 (28.27%) Java
4 234 (16.54%) JavaScript
5 178 (12.58%) C#
6 139 (9.82%) Shell Script
7 127 (8.98%) Python
8 61 (4.31%) PowerShell
9 57 (4.03%) T-SQL
10 56 (3.96%) Bash Shell
10 56 (3.96%) C
11 46 (3.25%) C++
12 37 (2.61%) PHP
13 27 (1.91%) Perl
14 25 (1.77%) Java 8
15 23 (1.63%) VB.NET
16 21 (1.48%) AWK
17 20 (1.41%) VBA
18 19 (1.34%) Go
18 19 (1.34%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 209 (14.77%) Degree
2 57 (4.03%) Computer Science Degree
3 54 (3.82%) Security Cleared
4 40 (2.83%) Oracle Certification
5 37 (2.61%) SC Cleared
6 28 (1.98%) OCP
7 20 (1.41%) OCA
8 18 (1.27%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 13 (0.92%) DV Cleared
10 11 (0.78%) Master's Degree
10 11 (0.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 10 (0.71%) PhD
11 10 (0.71%) RHCE
11 10 (0.71%) RHCSA
12 8 (0.57%) ISTQB
12 8 (0.57%) Numerate Degree
13 7 (0.49%) CISSP
14 6 (0.42%) AWS Certification
15 4 (0.28%) ISEB
15 4 (0.28%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (3.39%) SLA
2 46 (3.25%) QA
3 34 (2.40%) Data Quality
4 15 (1.06%) GDPR
5 11 (0.78%) PMO
6 9 (0.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 9 (0.64%) PCI DSS
7 7 (0.49%) GAMP
8 4 (0.28%) PA-DSS
9 3 (0.21%) MiFID
10 1 (0.071%) GAAP
10 1 (0.071%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.071%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 157 (11.10%) Oracle RAC
2 77 (5.44%) Docker
3 76 (5.37%) VMware Infrastructure
4 68 (4.81%) Active Directory
5 21 (1.48%) Virtual Machines
6 19 (1.34%) Oracle Clusterware
7 13 (0.92%) Hyper-V
8 11 (0.78%) VMware ESXi
9 7 (0.49%) Firmware
9 7 (0.49%) Tivoli Directory Server
10 6 (0.42%) Gluster
10 6 (0.42%) GlusterFS
11 5 (0.35%) Ceph
11 5 (0.35%) VirtualBox
12 3 (0.21%) NFS
13 2 (0.14%) KVM
14 1 (0.071%) Samba
14 1 (0.071%) Virtual Servers
14 1 (0.071%) XenApp
14 1 (0.071%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 140 (9.89%) Data Guard
2 113 (7.99%) Oracle RMAN
3 76 (5.37%) Ansible
4 73 (5.16%) Puppet
5 58 (4.10%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 43 (3.04%) Opscode Chef
7 42 (2.97%) Kubernetes
8 28 (1.98%) Control-M
9 24 (1.70%) Terraform
10 16 (1.13%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
11 14 (0.99%) Nagios
12 11 (0.78%) ITRS Geneos
13 10 (0.71%) Failover Clustering
13 10 (0.71%) Oracle Identity Manager
13 10 (0.71%) Tivoli
14 9 (0.64%) CA Single Sign-On
14 9 (0.64%) Galera Cluster
14 9 (0.64%) Oracle Identity Management
14 9 (0.64%) Tivoli Identity Manager
15 8 (0.57%) Automic
Vendors
1 1,415 (100.00%) Oracle
2 217 (15.34%) Microsoft
3 135 (9.54%) Red Hat
4 93 (6.57%) VMware
5 50 (3.53%) Informatica
6 48 (3.39%) SAP
7 40 (2.83%) IBM
8 35 (2.47%) Splunk
9 33 (2.33%) Tableau
10 23 (1.63%) Google
11 21 (1.48%) Solace
11 21 (1.48%) Sybase
12 20 (1.41%) Sun
13 19 (1.34%) Bloomberg
14 18 (1.27%) Rakuten
15 17 (1.20%) GoldenSource
16 16 (1.13%) Reuters
17 15 (1.06%) Siebel
17 15 (1.06%) TIBCO
18 14 (0.99%) BMC