Period
to 20 October 2017

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 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
UK
6 months to
20 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 279 235 154
Rank change year-on-year -44 -81 -7
Permanent jobs citing Oracle Database 2150 2766 4764
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.23% 1.45% 2.17%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.05% 4.89% 6.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1577 1980 3880
UK median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £31,000 £31,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £73,250 £73,000 £71,250
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 53120 56583 69285
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 30.49% 29.63% 31.58%
Number of salaries quoted 43634 48149 58420
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,750 £28,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £76,250 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% -

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 October 2017.

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 20 October 2017. 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 -41 1938 £49,500 -1.00% 73
UK excluding London -21 1315 £45,000 - 53
London -46 792 £60,000 +5.26% 29
South East +14 427 £47,500 - 19
North of England -33 304 £42,500 +6.25% 10
East of England -58 174 £47,000 -2.59% 5
Midlands -17 162 £45,000 +12.50% 6
North West -33 130 £42,500 +1.80% 7
Scotland -34 110 £41,250 -17.50% 9
Yorkshire -34 110 £42,500 - 2
West Midlands +11 109 £50,000 +17.65% 4
South West +9 90 £32,750 -27.22% 4
North East +52 64 £44,000 +18.92% 1
East Midlands -17 53 £35,000 -12.50% 2
Wales +10 38 £40,000 -5.88%
Northern Ireland -16 14 £35,000 -
Isle of Man - 7 £50,000 -

For the 6 months to 20 October 2017, IT jobs citing Oracle Database also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Oracle Database.

1 2150 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1412 (65.67%) SQL
3 824 (38.33%) PL/SQL
4 687 (31.95%) Finance
5 636 (29.58%) Java
6 589 (27.40%) SQL Server
7 581 (27.02%) Oracle Database 11g
8 544 (25.30%) Agile Software Development
9 511 (23.77%) Linux
10 506 (23.53%) Unix
11 465 (21.63%) Degree
12 404 (18.79%) Oracle Database 12c
13 391 (18.19%) Oracle Database 10g
14 375 (17.44%) Relational Database
15 351 (16.33%) Windows
16 344 (16.00%) Banking
17 339 (15.77%) Microsoft
18 336 (15.63%) Performance Tuning
19 315 (14.65%) Web Services
20 285 (13.26%) Computer Science
21 266 (12.37%) .NET
22 258 (12.00%) JavaScript
23 255 (11.86%) C#
24 250 (11.63%) RDBMS
25 248 (11.53%) XML
26 241 (11.21%) Asset Management
26 241 (11.21%) Investment Banking
27 238 (11.07%) Data Warehouse
28 231 (10.74%) Software Engineering
28 231 (10.74%) Computer Science Degree

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
1 138 (6.42%) WebLogic
2 136 (6.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 108 (5.02%) Tomcat
4 95 (4.42%) JBoss
5 86 (4.00%) Apache
6 47 (2.19%) Oracle Service Bus
7 42 (1.95%) Confluence
8 39 (1.81%) Oracle Workflow
9 33 (1.53%) WebSphere
10 29 (1.35%) Oracle Coherence
11 26 (1.21%) IIS
12 22 (1.02%) MS Exchange
12 22 (1.02%) SharePoint
13 16 (0.74%) Apache Spark
13 16 (0.74%) SAS
14 15 (0.70%) OpenStack
15 14 (0.65%) Oracle Application Server
16 10 (0.47%) GlassFish
16 10 (0.47%) OpenROAD
17 9 (0.42%) Liferay
Applications
1 65 (3.02%) Microsoft Excel
2 59 (2.74%) Microsoft Office
3 20 (0.93%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 13 (0.60%) Microsoft Project
5 6 (0.28%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.093%) EngageOne
6 2 (0.093%) SPSS
7 1 (0.047%) HipChat
7 1 (0.047%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 127 (5.91%) Oracle EBS
2 63 (2.93%) Oracle EBS R12
3 46 (2.14%) Oracle BPM
4 43 (2.00%) Oracle Applications
5 41 (1.91%) Oracle 11i
6 24 (1.12%) Oracle HRMS
6 24 (1.12%) Oracle Payroll
7 22 (1.02%) Oracle ERP
8 18 (0.84%) Oracle Payables
9 14 (0.65%) Oracle Financials
9 14 (0.65%) Teamcenter
10 13 (0.60%) Oracle Receivables
11 12 (0.56%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
12 9 (0.42%) Dynamics AX
12 9 (0.42%) Dynamics NAV
12 9 (0.42%) NetSuite
12 9 (0.42%) Unit4 Business World
13 8 (0.37%) Oracle Assets
13 8 (0.37%) Oracle Cash Management
13 8 (0.37%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 116 (5.40%) Amazon AWS
2 74 (3.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 25 (1.16%) PaaS
4 24 (1.12%) SaaS
5 23 (1.07%) IaaS
6 11 (0.51%) Cloud Computing
7 9 (0.42%) FinancialForce
8 8 (0.37%) IBM Cloud
9 7 (0.33%) Oracle Service Cloud
10 6 (0.28%) Amazon EC2
10 6 (0.28%) Bluemix
10 6 (0.28%) Office 365
11 5 (0.23%) Amazon S3
11 5 (0.23%) npm
11 5 (0.23%) SoftLayer
12 3 (0.14%) OpenShift
13 2 (0.093%) GitHub
13 2 (0.093%) Route 53
14 1 (0.047%) Akamai
14 1 (0.047%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 66 (3.07%) SAN
2 52 (2.42%) Firewall
3 41 (1.91%) DNS
4 39 (1.81%) TCP/IP
5 37 (1.72%) NAS
6 34 (1.58%) Internet
7 28 (1.30%) HTTP
8 21 (0.98%) VPN
9 19 (0.88%) DHCP
10 18 (0.84%) FTP
10 18 (0.84%) WAN
11 17 (0.79%) SMS
12 16 (0.74%) LAN
13 14 (0.65%) SSL
14 12 (0.56%) Network Security
15 11 (0.51%) Ethernet
15 11 (0.51%) HTTPS
16 7 (0.33%) LDAP
16 7 (0.33%) Reverse Proxy
16 7 (0.33%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 589 (27.40%) SQL Server
2 581 (27.02%) Oracle Database 11g
3 404 (18.79%) Oracle Database 12c
4 391 (18.19%) Oracle Database 10g
5 375 (17.44%) Relational Database
6 250 (11.63%) RDBMS
7 238 (11.07%) Data Warehouse
8 167 (7.77%) Oracle Reports
9 156 (7.26%) MySQL
10 109 (5.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 97 (4.51%) Oracle ODI
12 90 (4.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 76 (3.53%) SQL Server 2008
14 69 (3.21%) BusinessObjects
15 66 (3.07%) DB2
16 64 (2.98%) OLTP
17 61 (2.84%) Oracle Exadata
18 58 (2.70%) MongoDB
19 55 (2.56%) PostgreSQL
20 54 (2.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 141 (6.56%) Oracle Forms
2 131 (6.09%) JIRA
3 117 (5.44%) Jenkins
4 115 (5.35%) Git (software)
5 102 (4.74%) Oracle APEX
6 98 (4.56%) Subversion
7 85 (3.95%) Maven
8 62 (2.88%) JUnit
9 41 (1.91%) Team Foundation Server
9 41 (1.91%) Visual Studio
10 34 (1.58%) Toad
11 31 (1.44%) Selenium
12 28 (1.30%) Eclipse
13 26 (1.21%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
14 25 (1.16%) Bitbucket
15 23 (1.07%) Cucumber
16 20 (0.93%) Ant
16 20 (0.93%) Sonatype Nexus
17 19 (0.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 15 (0.70%) NUnit
General
1 687 (31.95%) Finance
2 344 (16.00%) Banking
3 241 (11.21%) Investment Banking
4 206 (9.58%) Retail Banking
5 92 (4.28%) Front Office
6 84 (3.91%) Manufacturing
7 81 (3.77%) Telecoms
8 78 (3.63%) Marketing
9 66 (3.07%) Legal
10 63 (2.93%) Retail
11 58 (2.70%) Electronics
12 24 (1.12%) Publishing
13 23 (1.07%) Advertising
14 14 (0.65%) Automotive
15 12 (0.56%) Pharmaceutical
16 10 (0.47%) Back Office
17 9 (0.42%) Billing
18 8 (0.37%) Financial Institution
19 7 (0.33%) Music Industry
20 6 (0.28%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 795 (36.98%) Developer
2 406 (18.88%) Oracle Developer
3 392 (18.23%) DBA
4 283 (13.16%) Oracle DBA
5 273 (12.70%) Analyst
6 243 (11.30%) Java Developer
7 218 (10.14%) SQL Developer
8 190 (8.84%) Administrator
9 162 (7.53%) Architect
10 144 (6.70%) Senior Developer
11 105 (4.88%) PL/SQL Developer
12 104 (4.84%) Oracle Analyst
13 102 (4.74%) Applications Support
14 98 (4.56%) Software Engineer
15 94 (4.37%) Database Developer
16 92 (4.28%) Support Analyst
17 90 (4.19%) Consultant
18 84 (3.91%) .NET Developer
19 80 (3.72%) SQL DBA
20 73 (3.40%) Oracle Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 315 (14.65%) Web Services
2 266 (12.37%) .NET
3 248 (11.53%) XML
4 212 (9.86%) HTML
5 182 (8.47%) Spring
6 168 (7.81%) J2EE
7 164 (7.63%) Middleware
8 126 (5.86%) Hibernate
9 110 (5.12%) CSS
10 105 (4.88%) AngularJS
10 105 (4.88%) REST
11 98 (4.56%) jQuery
12 93 (4.33%) Oracle GoldenGate
13 88 (4.09%) Oracle Fusion
14 86 (4.00%) SOAP
15 85 (3.95%) .NET Framework
16 83 (3.86%) HTML5
17 79 (3.67%) ASP.NET
17 79 (3.67%) Java EE
18 77 (3.58%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 285 (13.26%) Computer Science
2 183 (8.51%) Analytical Skills
3 113 (5.26%) Management Information System
4 100 (4.65%) Derivative
5 87 (4.05%) Credit Risk
6 76 (3.53%) Algorithms
7 73 (3.40%) Clustering
8 63 (2.93%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 55 (2.56%) Replication
10 54 (2.51%) Reference Data
11 53 (2.47%) Enterprise Software
12 49 (2.28%) Data Centre
13 48 (2.23%) Fintech
14 43 (2.00%) Greenfield Project
15 27 (1.26%) Linux Command Line
16 23 (1.07%) Virtual Team
17 22 (1.02%) Client/Server
17 22 (1.02%) Equities
17 22 (1.02%) N-Tier
18 21 (0.98%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 511 (23.77%) Linux
2 506 (23.53%) Unix
3 351 (16.33%) Windows
4 117 (5.44%) Windows Server
5 88 (4.09%) Solaris
6 58 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 43 (2.00%) AIX
7 43 (2.00%) Oracle Linux
8 31 (1.44%) Windows Server 2012
9 16 (0.74%) Windows 7
10 15 (0.70%) Windows Server 2008
11 7 (0.33%) CentOS
11 7 (0.33%) VMS
12 6 (0.28%) Windows Server 2003
13 3 (0.14%) Android
14 2 (0.093%) HPUX
14 2 (0.093%) Mac OS
14 2 (0.093%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
15 1 (0.047%) Tru64
15 1 (0.047%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 544 (25.30%) Agile Software Development
2 336 (15.63%) Performance Tuning
3 241 (11.21%) Asset Management
4 231 (10.74%) Software Engineering
5 223 (10.37%) Business Intelligence
6 214 (9.95%) Wealth Management
7 203 (9.44%) ETL
8 197 (9.16%) Scrum
9 186 (8.65%) Project Management
10 178 (8.28%) ITIL
11 164 (7.63%) High Availability
12 146 (6.79%) SOA
13 143 (6.65%) SDLC
14 141 (6.56%) Analytics
15 130 (6.05%) MVC
16 128 (5.95%) Mentoring
17 126 (5.86%) TDD
18 118 (5.49%) Test Automation
19 113 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
19 113 (5.26%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 1412 (65.67%) SQL
2 824 (38.33%) PL/SQL
3 636 (29.58%) Java
4 258 (12.00%) JavaScript
5 255 (11.86%) C#
6 215 (10.00%) Shell Script
7 138 (6.42%) Python
8 124 (5.77%) T-SQL
9 106 (4.93%) Perl
10 97 (4.51%) C
11 64 (2.98%) C++
12 57 (2.65%) PowerShell
13 41 (1.91%) Bash Shell
14 40 (1.86%) VB
15 28 (1.30%) PHP
16 27 (1.26%) VB.NET
17 26 (1.21%) VBA
18 25 (1.16%) Scala
19 19 (0.88%) R
20 16 (0.74%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 465 (21.63%) Degree
2 231 (10.74%) Computer Science Degree
3 92 (4.28%) Security Cleared
4 73 (3.40%) Oracle Certification
5 69 (3.21%) Master's Degree
6 47 (2.19%) SC Cleared
7 37 (1.72%) OCP
8 34 (1.58%) Microsoft Certification
9 21 (0.98%) Numerate Degree
10 19 (0.88%) DV Cleared
10 19 (0.88%) ISEB
11 18 (0.84%) MCP
12 17 (0.79%) MCSD
13 16 (0.74%) MCAD
14 12 (0.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 11 (0.51%) ITIL Certification
15 11 (0.51%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 9 (0.42%) ISTQB
17 7 (0.33%) Cisco Certification
18 6 (0.28%) OCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 67 (3.12%) QA
2 49 (2.28%) SLA
3 18 (0.84%) Data Quality
4 12 (0.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 10 (0.47%) PCI DSS
6 9 (0.42%) GAMP
6 9 (0.42%) GDPR
6 9 (0.42%) GxP
6 9 (0.42%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 8 (0.37%) Basel III
8 7 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 7 (0.33%) RosettaNet
9 6 (0.28%) CRD IV
10 5 (0.23%) ISO 9001
11 3 (0.14%) MiFID
11 3 (0.14%) PMO
12 2 (0.093%) DICOM
12 2 (0.093%) HL7
12 2 (0.093%) IFRS
12 2 (0.093%) Solvency II
System Software
1 167 (7.77%) Oracle RAC
2 59 (2.74%) Active Directory
3 56 (2.60%) VMware Infrastructure
4 53 (2.47%) Docker
5 40 (1.86%) Virtual Machines
6 22 (1.02%) Hyper-V
7 10 (0.47%) vSphere
8 6 (0.28%) VMware ESXi
9 5 (0.23%) EMC RecoverPoint
10 4 (0.19%) VMware Workstation
11 3 (0.14%) Shibboleth
11 3 (0.14%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
11 3 (0.14%) XenDesktop
12 2 (0.093%) Apache Flume
12 2 (0.093%) Ceph
12 2 (0.093%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 2 (0.093%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 2 (0.093%) XenApp
13 1 (0.047%) VMware Server
13 1 (0.047%) Xen
Systems Management
1 144 (6.70%) Data Guard
2 130 (6.05%) Oracle RMAN
3 110 (5.12%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 61 (2.84%) Puppet
5 51 (2.37%) Ansible
6 38 (1.77%) Control-M
7 33 (1.53%) Opscode Chef
8 26 (1.21%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
8 26 (1.21%) Nagios
9 25 (1.16%) Kubernetes
10 23 (1.07%) Tivoli
11 21 (0.98%) NetBackup
12 11 (0.51%) HP Quality Center
13 9 (0.42%) SCOM
14 8 (0.37%) Failover Clustering
14 8 (0.37%) ZABBIX
15 7 (0.33%) BladeLogic
16 6 (0.28%) Backup Exec
16 6 (0.28%) EMC NetWorker
16 6 (0.28%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 2150 (100.00%) Oracle
2 339 (15.77%) Microsoft
3 142 (6.60%) SAP
4 92 (4.28%) VMware
5 80 (3.72%) Red Hat
6 74 (3.44%) IBM
7 66 (3.07%) Murex
8 50 (2.33%) Sybase
9 48 (2.23%) Informatica
10 36 (1.67%) HP
11 31 (1.44%) Cisco
11 31 (1.44%) Salesforce.com
12 30 (1.40%) Tableau
12 30 (1.40%) Teradata
13 28 (1.30%) Remedy
14 23 (1.07%) AppDynamics
14 23 (1.07%) Atlassian
15 21 (0.98%) Citrix
15 21 (0.98%) Cognos
15 21 (0.98%) SolarWinds