Period
to 14 July 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 14 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
UK
6 months to
14 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 372 386 306
Rank change year-on-year +14 -80 -17
Permanent jobs citing Oracle Database 552 1,177 2,003
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.73% 0.81% 1.12%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.70% 2.92% 3.69%
Number of salaries quoted 420 1,012 1,514
Median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £33,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £76,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £44,750 £47,500
% change year-on-year +6.15% -5.79% +5.56%

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 20,422 40,264 54,335
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 27.05% 27.58% 30.47%
Number of salaries quoted 16,659 32,956 44,317
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.77% +4.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £81,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

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 14 July 2020.

Salary histogram for Oracle Database in the UK

Oracle Database
Top 18 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 14 July 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 +5 493 £50,000 - 49
UK excluding London +54 360 £47,500 +6.15% 41
London -11 176 £65,000 +8.33% 14
North of England +118 106 £42,000 +12.00% 12
South East +27 94 £52,500 -4.55% 10
Midlands +77 61 £41,000 -3.53% 8
North West +97 57 £45,000 +20.00% 7
Work from Home +68 39 £51,250 +13.89% 8
East of England +67 35 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Yorkshire +88 34 £34,628 -13.43% 3
East Midlands +73 34 £35,000 -30.00% 6
West Midlands +58 26 £45,000 +5.88% 2
Wales +37 24 £50,000 +17.65% 1
South West +51 19 £47,500 +5.56% 3
Scotland +28 16 £50,000 +25.00% 6
North East +13 15 £38,250 +14.18% 2
Northern Ireland +15 4 - -
Isle of Man - 1 £51,500 -

For the 6 months to 14 July 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.

1 552 (100.00%) Oracle
2 344 (62.32%) SQL
3 193 (34.96%) SQL Server
4 180 (32.61%) PL/SQL
5 165 (29.89%) Java
6 154 (27.90%) Linux
7 151 (27.36%) Agile Software Development
8 147 (26.63%) Windows
9 146 (26.45%) Finance
10 126 (22.83%) Unix
11 117 (21.20%) Oracle Database 12c
12 99 (17.93%) Relational Database
13 98 (17.75%) Microsoft
14 89 (16.12%) Oracle Database 11g
15 85 (15.40%) Azure
16 79 (14.31%) RDBMS
17 73 (13.22%) Problem-Solving
18 71 (12.86%) Jenkins
19 70 (12.68%) Business Intelligence
20 69 (12.50%) AWS
21 67 (12.14%) Performance Tuning
21 67 (12.14%) Analytical Skills
21 67 (12.14%) Shell Script
22 63 (11.41%) Oracle Reports
23 59 (10.69%) WebLogic
23 59 (10.69%) ETL
23 59 (10.69%) Degree
23 59 (10.69%) JIRA
24 58 (10.51%) DevOps
25 56 (10.14%) Git (software)

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 59 (10.69%) WebLogic
2 46 (8.33%) Confluence
3 29 (5.25%) SharePoint
4 22 (3.99%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 21 (3.80%) SAS
6 18 (3.26%) Tomcat
7 16 (2.90%) Apache
7 16 (2.90%) WebSphere
8 12 (2.17%) Oracle Application Server
8 12 (2.17%) SharePoint 2013
9 11 (1.99%) IIS
10 9 (1.63%) WebLogic Portal
11 6 (1.09%) MS Exchange
11 6 (1.09%) nginx
11 6 (1.09%) Red Hat Fuse
12 5 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2003
12 5 (0.91%) Tuxedo
13 4 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2013
13 4 (0.72%) MQSeries
13 4 (0.72%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 16 (2.90%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (2.17%) Microsoft Excel
3 9 (1.63%) MS Visio
4 8 (1.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.18%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 25 (4.53%) Oracle EBS
2 19 (3.44%) Oracle EBS R12
3 10 (1.81%) Oracle Applications
4 7 (1.27%) Oracle BPM
4 7 (1.27%) Oracle ERP
5 5 (0.91%) Infor SunSystems
5 5 (0.91%) iTrent
6 4 (0.72%) HFM
6 4 (0.72%) Hyperion Enterprise
6 4 (0.72%) Hyperion Planning
6 4 (0.72%) SAP ERP
6 4 (0.72%) Workday HCM
7 3 (0.54%) FLEXCUBE
8 2 (0.36%) Dynamics CRM
8 2 (0.36%) SAP HR
9 1 (0.18%) ResourceLink
9 1 (0.18%) SAP CRM
9 1 (0.18%) SAP FI
9 1 (0.18%) SAP Payroll
9 1 (0.18%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 85 (15.40%) Azure
2 69 (12.50%) AWS
3 32 (5.80%) Power Platform
4 15 (2.72%) CloudBees
4 15 (2.72%) OpenShift
5 12 (2.17%) Amazon S3
5 12 (2.17%) GitHub
6 11 (1.99%) Amazon EC2
7 9 (1.63%) BlazeMeter
8 8 (1.45%) PaaS
9 7 (1.27%) IaaS
9 7 (1.27%) Office 365
9 7 (1.27%) SaaS
10 6 (1.09%) Serverless
11 3 (0.54%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 3 (0.54%) AWS CloudFormation
11 3 (0.54%) AWS Lambda
12 2 (0.36%) Azure Data Factory
12 2 (0.36%) GCP
12 2 (0.36%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 18 (3.26%) SAN
2 16 (2.90%) Broadband
3 15 (2.72%) Internet
4 9 (1.63%) NAS
4 9 (1.63%) VPN
5 8 (1.45%) Firewall
5 8 (1.45%) FTP
6 7 (1.27%) LAN
6 7 (1.27%) WAN
7 6 (1.09%) HTTP
7 6 (1.09%) NetScaler
8 5 (0.91%) DNS
8 5 (0.91%) TCP/IP
9 4 (0.72%) DHCP
9 4 (0.72%) Fibre Channel
9 4 (0.72%) iSCSI
9 4 (0.72%) SSL
9 4 (0.72%) VLAN
10 3 (0.54%) Skype
11 2 (0.36%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 193 (34.96%) SQL Server
2 117 (21.20%) Oracle Database 12c
3 99 (17.93%) Relational Database
4 89 (16.12%) Oracle Database 11g
5 79 (14.31%) RDBMS
6 63 (11.41%) Oracle Reports
7 42 (7.61%) Data Warehouse
8 41 (7.43%) PostgreSQL
9 38 (6.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 36 (6.52%) BusinessObjects
11 35 (6.34%) SQL Server 2012
12 32 (5.80%) Power BI
13 31 (5.62%) MySQL
14 29 (5.25%) Oracle Database 10g
15 26 (4.71%) Big Data
16 23 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 22 (3.99%) Oracle BI Publisher
18 20 (3.62%) Hadoop
18 20 (3.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 19 (3.44%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 71 (12.86%) Jenkins
2 59 (10.69%) JIRA
3 56 (10.14%) Git (software)
4 45 (8.15%) Oracle APEX
5 37 (6.70%) Oracle Forms
6 26 (4.71%) Maven
7 23 (4.17%) Subversion
8 14 (2.54%) JUnit
9 11 (1.99%) Cucumber
9 11 (1.99%) SonarQube
9 11 (1.99%) Sonatype Nexus
10 9 (1.63%) eggPlant
10 9 (1.63%) JMeter
10 9 (1.63%) LoadRunner
10 9 (1.63%) Postman
10 9 (1.63%) REST Assured
10 9 (1.63%) SoapUI
10 9 (1.63%) The Grinder
11 7 (1.27%) PeopleTools
12 5 (0.91%) Toad
General
1 146 (26.45%) Finance
2 37 (6.70%) Banking
3 7 (1.27%) Back Office
3 7 (1.27%) Investment Banking
3 7 (1.27%) Retail
4 5 (0.91%) Financial Institution
4 5 (0.91%) Law
4 5 (0.91%) Manufacturing
4 5 (0.91%) Police
4 5 (0.91%) Public Sector
5 4 (0.72%) Front Office
5 4 (0.72%) Local Government
6 3 (0.54%) Advertising
6 3 (0.54%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (0.36%) Billing
7 2 (0.36%) Games
7 2 (0.36%) Legal
7 2 (0.36%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.18%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.18%) Military
Job Titles
1 190 (34.42%) Developer
2 140 (25.36%) DBA
3 97 (17.57%) Oracle DBA
4 74 (13.41%) Oracle Developer
5 66 (11.96%) Analyst
6 57 (10.33%) Administrator
7 41 (7.43%) Java Developer
8 40 (7.25%) SQL Developer
9 36 (6.52%) SQL DBA
10 34 (6.16%) Senior Developer
11 27 (4.89%) Architect
12 20 (3.62%) Consultant
12 20 (3.62%) PL/SQL Developer
13 19 (3.44%) Oracle Analyst
13 19 (3.44%) SQL Server DBA
14 18 (3.26%) Data Engineer
14 18 (3.26%) Database Engineer
14 18 (3.26%) Junior
14 18 (3.26%) Software Developer
15 16 (2.90%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (9.96%) Spring
2 49 (8.88%) Middleware
3 48 (8.70%) .NET
4 32 (5.80%) XML
5 27 (4.89%) Web Services
6 26 (4.71%) REST
7 24 (4.35%) SOAP
7 24 (4.35%) Spring Boot
8 22 (3.99%) Hibernate
9 19 (3.44%) Kafka
10 18 (3.26%) RESTful
11 16 (2.90%) .NET Core
12 15 (2.72%) Java EE
13 13 (2.36%) HTML
13 13 (2.36%) JSON
13 13 (2.36%) Oracle Fusion
14 11 (1.99%) J2EE
14 11 (1.99%) Node.js
14 11 (1.99%) WireMock
14 11 (1.99%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 67 (12.14%) Analytical Skills
2 34 (6.16%) Clustering
3 20 (3.62%) Client/Server
4 18 (3.26%) Data Centre
4 18 (3.26%) Enterprise Software
4 18 (3.26%) Management Information System
5 14 (2.54%) Greenfield Project
6 13 (2.36%) Replication
7 12 (2.17%) Fixed Income
8 11 (1.99%) IVR
8 11 (1.99%) Self-Motivation
9 8 (1.45%) Derivative
9 8 (1.45%) OTC Derivatives
10 5 (0.91%) Algorithms
10 5 (0.91%) Credit Risk
10 5 (0.91%) Data Structures
10 5 (0.91%) PKI
11 4 (0.72%) Linux Command Line
11 4 (0.72%) Reinsurance
11 4 (0.72%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 154 (27.90%) Linux
2 147 (26.63%) Windows
3 126 (22.83%) Unix
4 30 (5.43%) Solaris
5 28 (5.07%) Windows Server
6 20 (3.62%) Oracle Linux
7 19 (3.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 15 (2.72%) Windows 7
9 13 (2.36%) HPUX
10 10 (1.81%) AIX
11 9 (1.63%) Windows Server 2008
12 6 (1.09%) Windows 8
13 5 (0.91%) Windows Server 2003
14 4 (0.72%) Windows 10
15 3 (0.54%) Windows Server 2016
16 2 (0.36%) Mac OS X
16 2 (0.36%) Windows Server 2012
17 1 (0.18%) Debian
17 1 (0.18%) OS/400
17 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 151 (27.36%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (13.22%) Problem-Solving
3 70 (12.68%) Business Intelligence
4 67 (12.14%) Performance Tuning
5 59 (10.69%) ETL
6 58 (10.51%) DevOps
7 54 (9.78%) Software Engineering
8 45 (8.15%) Analytics
8 45 (8.15%) Requirements Gathering
9 41 (7.43%) Scrum
10 40 (7.25%) High Availability
11 39 (7.07%) ITIL
12 38 (6.88%) Computer Science
12 38 (6.88%) SDLC
13 34 (6.16%) OO
14 33 (5.98%) Migration
15 32 (5.80%) Mentoring
16 31 (5.62%) Project Delivery
17 30 (5.43%) Continuous Integration
18 29 (5.25%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 344 (62.32%) SQL
2 180 (32.61%) PL/SQL
3 165 (29.89%) Java
4 67 (12.14%) Shell Script
5 54 (9.78%) Python
6 51 (9.24%) C#
7 48 (8.70%) JavaScript
8 38 (6.88%) PowerShell
9 30 (5.43%) T-SQL
10 26 (4.71%) Java 8
11 25 (4.53%) C
12 18 (3.26%) Perl
13 14 (2.54%) Bash Shell
14 13 (2.36%) HiveQL
15 12 (2.17%) VB
16 8 (1.45%) C++
16 8 (1.45%) PHP
17 6 (1.09%) VBScript
18 5 (0.91%) ABAP
18 5 (0.91%) VB6
Qualifications
1 59 (10.69%) Degree
2 37 (6.70%) Security Cleared
3 29 (5.25%) Computer Science Degree
4 25 (4.53%) SC Cleared
5 22 (3.99%) Oracle Certification
6 16 (2.90%) Microsoft Certification
6 16 (2.90%) OCP
7 15 (2.72%) BPSS Clearance
8 11 (1.99%) Master's Degree
9 10 (1.81%) OCA
10 9 (1.63%) MCSA
11 6 (1.09%) DV Cleared
11 6 (1.09%) MCSE
11 6 (1.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 4 (0.72%) CCNA
12 4 (0.72%) Cisco Certification
13 3 (0.54%) DBS Check
14 2 (0.36%) AWS Certification
14 2 (0.36%) BC Cleared
14 2 (0.36%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (3.62%) SLA
2 16 (2.90%) Data Quality
3 12 (2.17%) GDPR
4 10 (1.81%) QA
5 7 (1.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.54%) GxP
7 1 (0.18%) ISAE 3402
7 1 (0.18%) ISO 8583
7 1 (0.18%) SEPA
7 1 (0.18%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 41 (7.43%) Docker
2 30 (5.43%) Active Directory
3 24 (4.35%) Oracle RAC
4 15 (2.72%) VMware Infrastructure
5 13 (2.36%) HDFS
6 10 (1.81%) VMware ESXi
7 8 (1.45%) vSphere
8 6 (1.09%) XenApp
8 6 (1.09%) XenDesktop
9 4 (0.72%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 4 (0.72%) Hyper-V
9 4 (0.72%) Microsoft App-V
9 4 (0.72%) Xen
10 3 (0.54%) Virtual Servers
11 2 (0.36%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
11 2 (0.36%) Apache Flume
11 2 (0.36%) BitLocker
11 2 (0.36%) Virtual Desktop
12 1 (0.18%) Oracle Clusterware
12 1 (0.18%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 37 (6.70%) Kubernetes
2 34 (6.16%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 30 (5.43%) Data Guard
4 25 (4.53%) Ansible
4 25 (4.53%) Oracle RMAN
5 16 (2.90%) Oracle Identity Management
6 14 (2.54%) Puppet
7 11 (1.99%) Terraform
8 9 (1.63%) HP Quality Center
9 8 (1.45%) Opscode Chef
10 7 (1.27%) Control-M
10 7 (1.27%) NetBackup
11 6 (1.09%) SCCM
12 4 (0.72%) Backup Exec
12 4 (0.72%) IBM BigFix
12 4 (0.72%) McAfee ePO
12 4 (0.72%) SCOrch
12 4 (0.72%) vCenter Server
13 3 (0.54%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
14 2 (0.36%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 552 (100.00%) Oracle
2 98 (17.75%) Microsoft
3 34 (6.16%) IBM
4 33 (5.98%) Informatica
4 33 (5.98%) SAP
5 31 (5.62%) VMware
6 20 (3.62%) Cloudera
6 20 (3.62%) Tableau
7 18 (3.26%) Red Hat
8 17 (3.08%) HP
9 15 (2.72%) Talend
10 12 (2.17%) Sun
11 11 (1.99%) Cognos
11 11 (1.99%) Veracode
12 10 (1.81%) Citrix
13 9 (1.63%) PeopleSoft
14 7 (1.27%) Sybase
14 7 (1.27%) Workday
15 6 (1.09%) ServiceNow
15 6 (1.09%) Veeam