Period
to 28 February 2020

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 28 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
UK
6 months to
28 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 414 338 278
Rank change year-on-year -76 -60 -20
Permanent jobs citing Oracle Database 852 1,402 2,144
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.69% 0.93% 1.22%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.59% 3.24% 3.98%
Number of salaries quoted 639 1,042 1,654
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year - -4.26% +4.44%

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 32,928 43,205 53,832
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 26.78% 28.61% 30.55%
Number of salaries quoted 26,984 35,555 44,968
UK median annual salary £52,500 £52,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.96% +4.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £88,750 £85,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

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 28 February 2020.

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 28 February 2020. 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 -83 753 £52,500 +0.96% 164
UK excluding London -34 560 £45,000 - 125
London -67 268 £65,000 +13.04% 47
South East -70 173 £45,000 -18.18% 37
North of England +84 149 £42,500 +6.25% 31
North West +81 103 £42,500 +2.41% 15
Midlands +24 84 £46,250 +8.82% 34
East Midlands +35 61 £51,000 +20.00% 9
Scotland -2 45 £50,000 +17.65% 7
South West -4 37 £51,250 +20.59% 4
East of England +21 36 £54,000 -6.09% 11
Yorkshire +14 30 £42,500 - 9
Wales +8 28 £49,000 +5.95% 1
West Midlands +22 23 £42,500 +13.33% 25
North East +10 16 £38,000 +15.15% 7
Northern Ireland +14 8 £41,500 -17.00%

For the 6 months to 28 February 2020, 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.

1 852 (100.00%) Oracle
2 590 (69.25%) SQL
3 365 (42.84%) PL/SQL
4 294 (34.51%) SQL Server
5 283 (33.22%) Finance
6 266 (31.22%) Linux
7 242 (28.40%) Agile Software Development
8 216 (25.35%) Java
9 199 (23.36%) Unix
10 195 (22.89%) Windows
11 178 (20.89%) Microsoft
12 171 (20.07%) Oracle Database 12c
13 153 (17.96%) Relational Database
14 138 (16.20%) Oracle Database 11g
15 135 (15.85%) Business Intelligence
16 129 (15.14%) Problem-Solving
17 118 (13.85%) RDBMS
18 111 (13.03%) Azure
19 110 (12.91%) SDLC
20 106 (12.44%) Analytical Skills
20 106 (12.44%) Performance Tuning
20 106 (12.44%) Oracle Reports
21 100 (11.74%) Degree
22 97 (11.38%) SAP
22 97 (11.38%) Oracle Forms
23 90 (10.56%) .NET
24 86 (10.09%) DevOps
25 85 (9.98%) Shell Script
26 83 (9.74%) ETL
27 82 (9.62%) 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 82 (9.62%) WebLogic
2 37 (4.34%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 32 (3.76%) Tomcat
4 21 (2.46%) Confluence
4 21 (2.46%) IIS
5 20 (2.35%) Oracle Workflow
5 20 (2.35%) WebSphere
6 19 (2.23%) Apache
7 16 (1.88%) SharePoint
8 12 (1.41%) Oracle Application Server
9 10 (1.17%) CMS
10 9 (1.06%) Oracle Service Bus
11 8 (0.94%) WebLogic Portal
12 7 (0.82%) MQSeries
13 6 (0.70%) JBoss
13 6 (0.70%) SAS
14 5 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2013
15 4 (0.47%) Apache Spark
15 4 (0.47%) MS Exchange
15 4 (0.47%) nginx
Applications
1 35 (4.11%) Microsoft Excel
2 32 (3.76%) MS Visio
3 28 (3.29%) Microsoft Office
4 16 (1.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.12%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 57 (6.69%) Oracle EBS
2 32 (3.76%) Oracle Applications
3 29 (3.40%) Oracle ERP
4 27 (3.17%) Oracle EBS R12
5 13 (1.53%) Oracle BPM
6 9 (1.06%) Oracle Cash Management
6 9 (1.06%) Oracle Payables
7 8 (0.94%) Oracle Financials
8 6 (0.70%) Oracle Receivables
9 5 (0.59%) HFM
9 5 (0.59%) Oracle Assets
9 5 (0.59%) Oracle E-Business Tax
10 4 (0.47%) Hyperion Enterprise
10 4 (0.47%) Hyperion Planning
10 4 (0.47%) Infor SunSystems
10 4 (0.47%) iTrent
10 4 (0.47%) ResourceLink
10 4 (0.47%) Workday HCM
11 2 (0.23%) Siebel CRM
11 2 (0.23%) Softmar
Cloud Services
1 111 (13.03%) Azure
2 66 (7.75%) AWS
3 44 (5.16%) Power Platform
4 21 (2.46%) SaaS
5 20 (2.35%) Cloud Computing
6 17 (2.00%) IaaS
7 16 (1.88%) PaaS
8 12 (1.41%) Office 365
9 8 (0.94%) Amazon S3
10 6 (0.70%) Amazon EC2
10 6 (0.70%) GitHub
11 5 (0.59%) GCP
12 4 (0.47%) BlazeMeter
13 3 (0.35%) CloudBees
13 3 (0.35%) iPaaS
13 3 (0.35%) OpenShift
14 2 (0.23%) AWS CloudFormation
14 2 (0.23%) AWS Lambda
14 2 (0.23%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
14 2 (0.23%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 27 (3.17%) Internet
2 21 (2.46%) SAN
3 17 (2.00%) LAN
3 17 (2.00%) WAN
4 13 (1.53%) Firewall
4 13 (1.53%) VPN
5 12 (1.41%) NAS
6 11 (1.29%) Broadband
7 10 (1.17%) HTTP
8 8 (0.94%) TCP/IP
9 6 (0.70%) ATM
9 6 (0.70%) DHCP
10 5 (0.59%) DNS
11 4 (0.47%) Fibre Channel
11 4 (0.47%) iSCSI
12 3 (0.35%) FTP
12 3 (0.35%) NetScaler
12 3 (0.35%) Skype
12 3 (0.35%) VLAN
13 2 (0.23%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 294 (34.51%) SQL Server
2 171 (20.07%) Oracle Database 12c
3 153 (17.96%) Relational Database
4 138 (16.20%) Oracle Database 11g
5 118 (13.85%) RDBMS
6 106 (12.44%) Oracle Reports
7 79 (9.27%) Data Warehouse
8 70 (8.22%) BusinessObjects
9 69 (8.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 51 (5.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 46 (5.40%) Oracle Database 10g
12 44 (5.16%) Power BI
13 43 (5.05%) PostgreSQL
13 43 (5.05%) SQL Server 2012
14 40 (4.69%) MySQL
15 38 (4.46%) NoSQL
16 30 (3.52%) Apache Cassandra
17 29 (3.40%) Couchbase
17 29 (3.40%) Oracle BI Publisher
18 28 (3.29%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 97 (11.38%) Oracle Forms
2 80 (9.39%) Oracle APEX
3 78 (9.15%) Git (software)
4 63 (7.39%) Jenkins
5 53 (6.22%) JIRA
6 38 (4.46%) Octopus Deploy
6 38 (4.46%) Subversion
7 32 (3.76%) Team Foundation Server
8 28 (3.29%) NUnit
9 27 (3.17%) Visual Studio
10 23 (2.70%) Maven
11 20 (2.35%) SpecFlow
12 15 (1.76%) TeamCity
13 11 (1.29%) JUnit
13 11 (1.29%) PowerBuilder
14 7 (0.82%) Bitbucket
14 7 (0.82%) Eclipse
15 6 (0.70%) Artifactory
16 5 (0.59%) Cucumber
16 5 (0.59%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 283 (33.22%) Finance
2 55 (6.46%) Banking
3 36 (4.23%) Public Sector
4 30 (3.52%) Retail
5 27 (3.17%) Manufacturing
6 25 (2.93%) Financial Institution
7 20 (2.35%) Marketing
8 17 (2.00%) Electronics
9 15 (1.76%) General Ledger
10 14 (1.64%) Telecoms
11 10 (1.17%) Back Office
11 10 (1.17%) Investment Banking
12 9 (1.06%) Games
13 8 (0.94%) Billing
14 7 (0.82%) Automotive
15 6 (0.70%) Military
15 6 (0.70%) Police
16 5 (0.59%) Aerospace
16 5 (0.59%) Law
16 5 (0.59%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 315 (36.97%) Developer
2 182 (21.36%) DBA
3 144 (16.90%) Analyst
4 141 (16.55%) Oracle Developer
5 117 (13.73%) Oracle DBA
6 99 (11.62%) Administrator
7 72 (8.45%) Senior Developer
8 57 (6.69%) Java Developer
9 54 (6.34%) Oracle Analyst
10 46 (5.40%) SQL Developer
11 43 (5.05%) SQL DBA
12 37 (4.34%) Support Analyst
13 34 (3.99%) Architect
13 34 (3.99%) PL/SQL Developer
14 32 (3.76%) Consultant
15 28 (3.29%) Senior Oracle Developer
16 27 (3.17%) Senior DBA
16 27 (3.17%) Technical Analyst
17 24 (2.82%) Junior
18 23 (2.70%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (10.56%) .NET
2 81 (9.51%) XML
3 66 (7.75%) Web Services
4 63 (7.39%) SOAP
5 59 (6.92%) Spring
6 58 (6.81%) REST
7 51 (5.99%) HTML
8 43 (5.05%) Middleware
9 37 (4.34%) RESTful
10 36 (4.23%) Oracle Fusion
10 36 (4.23%) Spring Boot
11 35 (4.11%) ASP.NET
12 34 (3.99%) JSON
13 31 (3.64%) XSLT
14 30 (3.52%) CSS
14 30 (3.52%) XSD
15 25 (2.93%) ASP.NET Web API
16 24 (2.82%) Kafka
16 24 (2.82%) Node.js
17 23 (2.70%) Oracle ADF
Miscellaneous
1 106 (12.44%) Analytical Skills
2 39 (4.58%) Management Information System
3 28 (3.29%) Replication
4 26 (3.05%) Clustering
4 26 (3.05%) Self-Motivation
5 22 (2.58%) Greenfield Project
6 19 (2.23%) Client/Server
7 17 (2.00%) Fixed Income
8 16 (1.88%) Enterprise Software
9 14 (1.64%) Reinsurance
10 10 (1.17%) Data Centre
10 10 (1.17%) Enterprise Storage
10 10 (1.17%) Public Cloud
11 7 (0.82%) User Experience
12 6 (0.70%) Algorithms
12 6 (0.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 5 (0.59%) Cloud Native
13 5 (0.59%) Data Structures
13 5 (0.59%) Mainframe
13 5 (0.59%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 266 (31.22%) Linux
2 199 (23.36%) Unix
3 195 (22.89%) Windows
4 58 (6.81%) Windows Server
5 43 (5.05%) Solaris
6 40 (4.69%) Oracle Linux
7 29 (3.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 11 (1.29%) Windows Server 2012
9 9 (1.06%) HPUX
9 9 (1.06%) Windows 7
9 9 (1.06%) Windows Server 2008
10 8 (0.94%) AIX
11 5 (0.59%) Windows 10
11 5 (0.59%) Windows 8
12 4 (0.47%) VME
12 4 (0.47%) Windows Server 2003
13 3 (0.35%) Apple iOS
14 1 (0.12%) CentOS
14 1 (0.12%) OpenVMS
14 1 (0.12%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 242 (28.40%) Agile Software Development
2 135 (15.85%) Business Intelligence
3 129 (15.14%) Problem-Solving
4 110 (12.91%) SDLC
5 106 (12.44%) Performance Tuning
6 86 (10.09%) DevOps
7 83 (9.74%) ETL
8 75 (8.80%) Change Management
9 74 (8.69%) Scrum
10 72 (8.45%) Continuous Integration
11 71 (8.33%) Data Modelling
12 60 (7.04%) Computer Science
13 59 (6.92%) Software Engineering
14 58 (6.81%) Continuous Improvement
15 56 (6.57%) High Availability
16 55 (6.46%) ERP
17 54 (6.34%) Disaster Recovery
18 50 (5.87%) Unit Testing
19 49 (5.75%) ITIL
20 48 (5.63%) OO
Programming Languages
1 590 (69.25%) SQL
2 365 (42.84%) PL/SQL
3 216 (25.35%) Java
4 85 (9.98%) Shell Script
5 73 (8.57%) C#
6 71 (8.33%) JavaScript
7 65 (7.63%) T-SQL
8 54 (6.34%) Python
9 42 (4.93%) Java 8
10 34 (3.99%) Bash Shell
11 25 (2.93%) PowerShell
12 23 (2.70%) ABAP
12 23 (2.70%) C
13 20 (2.35%) Perl
14 18 (2.11%) Korn
15 17 (2.00%) VBA
16 15 (1.76%) VB
17 14 (1.64%) C++
18 13 (1.53%) VB.NET
19 8 (0.94%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 100 (11.74%) Degree
2 42 (4.93%) Computer Science Degree
3 41 (4.81%) Oracle Certification
4 38 (4.46%) Security Cleared
5 31 (3.64%) SC Cleared
6 29 (3.40%) OCP
7 17 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 13 (1.53%) MCSE
9 9 (1.06%) DV Cleared
9 9 (1.06%) OCA
10 8 (0.94%) MCSA
11 6 (0.70%) CCNA
11 6 (0.70%) Cisco Certification
12 5 (0.59%) HND
12 5 (0.59%) Master's Degree
13 4 (0.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 3 (0.35%) DBS Check
14 3 (0.35%) ITIL Certification
14 3 (0.35%) MCP
15 2 (0.23%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (6.46%) QA
2 25 (2.93%) SLA
3 23 (2.70%) Data Quality
4 17 (2.00%) GDPR
5 9 (1.06%) IFRS
6 5 (0.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 3 (0.35%) SEPA
8 2 (0.23%) GAAP
8 2 (0.23%) GxP
9 1 (0.12%) GAMP
9 1 (0.12%) ISAE 3402
9 1 (0.12%) PMO
9 1 (0.12%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 38 (4.46%) Active Directory
2 32 (3.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 31 (3.64%) Docker
4 28 (3.29%) Oracle RAC
5 8 (0.94%) Firmware
6 6 (0.70%) Virtual Servers
7 5 (0.59%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (0.59%) vSphere
7 5 (0.59%) XenApp
8 4 (0.47%) Hyper-V
8 4 (0.47%) Virtual Machines
9 3 (0.35%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 3 (0.35%) XenDesktop
10 2 (0.23%) BitLocker
10 2 (0.23%) Oracle Clusterware
11 1 (0.12%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
11 1 (0.12%) HDFS
11 1 (0.12%) ISA Server
11 1 (0.12%) NFS
11 1 (0.12%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 52 (6.10%) Data Guard
2 38 (4.46%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 33 (3.87%) Ansible
4 32 (3.76%) Oracle RMAN
5 20 (2.35%) Automic
6 18 (2.11%) Oracle Identity Management
7 17 (2.00%) Puppet
8 11 (1.29%) Control-M
9 9 (1.06%) Kubernetes
9 9 (1.06%) Opscode Chef
10 8 (0.94%) Single Sign-On
11 7 (0.82%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
11 7 (0.82%) Grafana
11 7 (0.82%) Prometheus
12 6 (0.70%) BMC PATROL
13 5 (0.59%) BladeLogic
13 5 (0.59%) NetBackup
13 5 (0.59%) SCCM
13 5 (0.59%) Terraform
14 4 (0.47%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 852 (100.00%) Oracle
2 178 (20.89%) Microsoft
3 97 (11.38%) SAP
4 39 (4.58%) Red Hat
5 38 (4.46%) VMware
6 32 (3.76%) Informatica
7 23 (2.70%) Tableau
8 21 (2.46%) FactSet
9 20 (2.35%) Cadence
9 20 (2.35%) IBM
10 14 (1.64%) Cisco
10 14 (1.64%) Citrix
10 14 (1.64%) HP
11 13 (1.53%) Sun
12 11 (1.29%) Google
12 11 (1.29%) ServiceNow
13 10 (1.17%) Atlassian
14 8 (0.94%) Cognos
14 8 (0.94%) F5
14 8 (0.94%) Talend