Period
to 21 July 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 21 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
UK
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 300 290 220
Rank change year-on-year -10 -70 -65
Permanent jobs citing Oracle Database 1,949 2,113 3,222
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.11% 1.18% 1.59%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.66% 3.86% 5.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1,423 1,578 2,454
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% -
10th Percentile £33,500 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £76,450 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £46,750 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +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 53,179 54,783 61,275
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 30.39% 30.66% 30.23%
Number of salaries quoted 43,361 45,906 52,204
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,700 £28,750
90th Percentile £81,250 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%

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 21 July 2018.

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 21 July 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 -7 1,785 £50,000 +5.26% 165
UK excluding London -19 1,262 £46,750 +3.89% 133
London -11 656 £60,000 +4.35% 60
South East +50 470 £50,500 +6.32% 45
North of England -46 246 £40,000 -5.88% 22
East of England -25 208 £50,000 +5.26% 5
Yorkshire -6 130 £40,000 -8.57% 4
South West -11 113 £40,000 - 15
Scotland -7 109 £44,000 +10.00% 19
North West -14 103 £41,500 -2.35% 16
Midlands -39 99 £42,500 - 18
West Midlands -19 58 £42,500 - 15
East Midlands +8 41 £37,500 +15.38% 3
Wales +7 31 £42,500 +6.25% 8
North East -48 14 £37,500 -5.09% 2
Northern Ireland -8 7 £34,000 -2.86%
Isle of Man - 1 £50,000 - 1

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 1,949 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1,227 (62.96%) SQL
3 743 (38.12%) SQL Server
3 743 (38.12%) Linux
4 653 (33.50%) PL/SQL
5 550 (28.22%) Oracle Database 11g
6 539 (27.66%) Finance
7 524 (26.89%) Java
8 502 (25.76%) Agile Software Development
9 473 (24.27%) Unix
10 441 (22.63%) Windows
11 398 (20.42%) Oracle Database 12c
12 357 (18.32%) Microsoft
13 354 (18.16%) Relational Database
14 316 (16.21%) Problem-Solving
15 305 (15.65%) Oracle Database 10g
16 281 (14.42%) Performance Tuning
17 278 (14.26%) RDBMS
17 278 (14.26%) Degree
18 273 (14.01%) ITIL
18 273 (14.01%) .NET
19 245 (12.57%) Web Services
20 238 (12.21%) JavaScript
21 218 (11.19%) Oracle Reports
22 210 (10.77%) Business Intelligence
23 208 (10.67%) Windows Server
24 204 (10.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
25 202 (10.36%) SDLC
26 198 (10.16%) Data Warehouse
27 197 (10.11%) Middleware

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
1 171 (8.77%) WebLogic
2 153 (7.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 104 (5.34%) Tomcat
4 86 (4.41%) Apache
5 81 (4.16%) JBoss
6 70 (3.59%) Confluence
7 66 (3.39%) WebSphere
8 60 (3.08%) IIS
9 55 (2.82%) Oracle Service Bus
10 41 (2.10%) SharePoint
11 40 (2.05%) Oracle Application Server
12 38 (1.95%) SAS
13 26 (1.33%) OpenStack
14 20 (1.03%) Elasticsearch
15 16 (0.82%) MS Exchange
16 14 (0.72%) Oracle Coherence
17 11 (0.56%) NetWeaver
18 10 (0.51%) Apache Spark
18 10 (0.51%) MQSeries
19 8 (0.41%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 51 (2.62%) Microsoft Excel
2 50 (2.57%) Microsoft Office
3 14 (0.72%) MS Visio
4 12 (0.62%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 7 (0.36%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.051%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 95 (4.87%) Oracle EBS
2 64 (3.28%) Oracle EBS R12
3 45 (2.31%) Oracle Applications
4 29 (1.49%) Oracle 11i
5 27 (1.39%) Dynamics CRM
6 23 (1.18%) Markit EDM
7 17 (0.87%) Documaker
8 15 (0.77%) Remedy ITSM
9 13 (0.67%) Oracle HRMS
9 13 (0.67%) Oracle Payroll
10 12 (0.62%) Oracle Financials
11 10 (0.51%) Oracle Receivables
12 9 (0.46%) Oracle Assets
12 9 (0.46%) Oracle BPM
12 9 (0.46%) Oracle Payables
13 6 (0.31%) Oracle Cash Management
13 6 (0.31%) Oracle General Ledger
14 5 (0.26%) CSG Singleview
14 5 (0.26%) PeopleSoft CRM
14 5 (0.26%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 134 (6.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 124 (6.36%) Amazon AWS
3 46 (2.36%) PaaS
4 44 (2.26%) IaaS
5 41 (2.10%) SaaS
6 24 (1.23%) GitHub
7 21 (1.08%) Cloud Computing
8 20 (1.03%) Amazon EC2
9 14 (0.72%) Office 365
10 13 (0.67%) IBM Cloud
11 9 (0.46%) CloudFront
11 9 (0.46%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 8 (0.41%) OpenShift
13 7 (0.36%) Google Cloud Platform
14 4 (0.21%) Amazon EMR
14 4 (0.21%) Azure Active Directory
14 4 (0.21%) OneDrive
15 3 (0.15%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 3 (0.15%) Amazon Glacier
15 3 (0.15%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 67 (3.44%) DNS
2 63 (3.23%) SAN
3 43 (2.21%) TCP/IP
4 39 (2.00%) HTTP
5 38 (1.95%) DHCP
5 38 (1.95%) SSL
6 32 (1.64%) NAS
7 28 (1.44%) Internet
8 26 (1.33%) SMTP
9 25 (1.28%) Firewall
10 23 (1.18%) SSH
11 22 (1.13%) FTP
12 18 (0.92%) HTTPS
12 18 (0.92%) IPsec
12 18 (0.92%) SNMP
13 17 (0.87%) ICMP
13 17 (0.87%) IMAP
13 17 (0.87%) POP3
13 17 (0.87%) Telnet
13 17 (0.87%) WPA2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 743 (38.12%) SQL Server
2 550 (28.22%) Oracle Database 11g
3 398 (20.42%) Oracle Database 12c
4 354 (18.16%) Relational Database
5 305 (15.65%) Oracle Database 10g
6 278 (14.26%) RDBMS
7 218 (11.19%) Oracle Reports
8 198 (10.16%) Data Warehouse
9 154 (7.90%) MySQL
10 102 (5.23%) BusinessObjects
11 94 (4.82%) PostgreSQL
12 90 (4.62%) SQL Server 2008
13 82 (4.21%) MongoDB
14 70 (3.59%) SQL Server 2012
15 68 (3.49%) Oracle Exadata
16 63 (3.23%) Big Data
17 62 (3.18%) SQL Server 2005
18 60 (3.08%) Oracle BI EE
19 53 (2.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 51 (2.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 148 (7.59%) Git (software)
2 128 (6.57%) JIRA
3 99 (5.08%) Jenkins
4 90 (4.62%) Oracle APEX
5 89 (4.57%) Oracle Forms
6 81 (4.16%) JUnit
7 77 (3.95%) Subversion
8 74 (3.80%) Maven
9 64 (3.28%) Visual Studio
10 42 (2.15%) Eclipse
10 42 (2.15%) Toad
11 33 (1.69%) Ant
12 29 (1.49%) Gradle
13 26 (1.33%) IntelliJ
14 25 (1.28%) Selenium
15 23 (1.18%) Gerrit
16 22 (1.13%) Sonatype Nexus
17 20 (1.03%) Team Foundation Server
18 18 (0.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
19 17 (0.87%) Bitbucket
General
1 539 (27.66%) Finance
2 168 (8.62%) Banking
3 67 (3.44%) Investment Banking
4 65 (3.34%) Retail
5 62 (3.18%) Telecoms
6 51 (2.62%) Financial Institution
7 50 (2.57%) Marketing
8 45 (2.31%) Manufacturing
9 44 (2.26%) Advertising
10 42 (2.15%) Front Office
11 36 (1.85%) Games
12 32 (1.64%) Electronics
13 31 (1.59%) Legal
14 26 (1.33%) Publishing
15 14 (0.72%) German Language
16 12 (0.62%) Law
17 8 (0.41%) Billing
17 8 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
18 4 (0.21%) General Ledger
18 4 (0.21%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 621 (31.86%) Developer
2 553 (28.37%) DBA
3 420 (21.55%) Oracle DBA
4 301 (15.44%) Administrator
5 243 (12.47%) Oracle Developer
6 183 (9.39%) Analyst
7 160 (8.21%) Java Developer
8 147 (7.54%) SQL DBA
9 125 (6.41%) Applications Support
10 105 (5.39%) Consultant
11 96 (4.93%) SQL Developer
12 94 (4.82%) Senior DBA
13 93 (4.77%) Senior Developer
13 93 (4.77%) Support Analyst
14 78 (4.00%) Software Developer
15 77 (3.95%) Architect
16 75 (3.85%) Senior Oracle DBA
17 73 (3.75%) PL/SQL Developer
18 70 (3.59%) Applications Support Analyst
19 59 (3.03%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 273 (14.01%) .NET
2 245 (12.57%) Web Services
3 197 (10.11%) Middleware
4 166 (8.52%) XML
5 144 (7.39%) HTML
6 134 (6.88%) Spring
7 131 (6.72%) SOAP
8 125 (6.41%) J2EE
9 92 (4.72%) Oracle GoldenGate
10 86 (4.41%) CSS
11 73 (3.75%) Hibernate
12 65 (3.34%) Oracle Fusion
13 63 (3.23%) .NET Framework
14 58 (2.98%) RESTful
15 57 (2.92%) JSON
16 56 (2.87%) Java EE
16 56 (2.87%) WPF
17 51 (2.62%) JSP
17 51 (2.62%) WCF
18 50 (2.57%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 191 (9.80%) Analytical Skills
2 139 (7.13%) Computer Science
3 98 (5.03%) Clustering
4 61 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
5 51 (2.62%) Data Centre
6 50 (2.57%) Self-Motivation
7 46 (2.36%) Replication
8 41 (2.10%) Linux Command Line
8 41 (2.10%) Management Information System
9 29 (1.49%) Algorithms
9 29 (1.49%) Client/Server
10 26 (1.33%) Equities
11 25 (1.28%) Life Science
12 22 (1.13%) Fixed Income
13 21 (1.08%) Greenfield Project
14 19 (0.97%) W3C
15 18 (0.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 18 (0.92%) User Experience
16 16 (0.82%) CMDB
16 16 (0.82%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 743 (38.12%) Linux
2 473 (24.27%) Unix
3 441 (22.63%) Windows
4 208 (10.67%) Windows Server
5 204 (10.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 159 (8.16%) Solaris
7 66 (3.39%) Windows Server 2008
8 44 (2.26%) AIX
9 33 (1.69%) Windows Server 2012
10 28 (1.44%) HPUX
10 28 (1.44%) Oracle Linux
11 26 (1.33%) Android
12 22 (1.13%) Apple iOS
12 22 (1.13%) CentOS
13 20 (1.03%) Windows 7
14 15 (0.77%) Windows Server 2003
15 7 (0.36%) SUSE
16 5 (0.26%) Windows 10
17 4 (0.21%) Ubuntu
17 4 (0.21%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 502 (25.76%) Agile Software Development
2 316 (16.21%) Problem-Solving
3 281 (14.42%) Performance Tuning
4 273 (14.01%) ITIL
5 210 (10.77%) Business Intelligence
6 202 (10.36%) SDLC
7 173 (8.88%) Scrum
8 170 (8.72%) Continuous Integration
9 155 (7.95%) SOA
10 151 (7.75%) DevOps
11 143 (7.34%) High Availability
12 139 (7.13%) Disaster Recovery
13 131 (6.72%) Software Engineering
14 125 (6.41%) ETL
14 125 (6.41%) OO
15 96 (4.93%) TDD
16 95 (4.87%) MVC
17 94 (4.82%) Migration
18 92 (4.72%) Data Modelling
18 92 (4.72%) Proactive Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1,227 (62.96%) SQL
2 653 (33.50%) PL/SQL
3 524 (26.89%) Java
4 238 (12.21%) JavaScript
5 183 (9.39%) C#
6 181 (9.29%) Python
7 176 (9.03%) Shell Script
8 116 (5.95%) Bash Shell
9 91 (4.67%) PowerShell
10 79 (4.05%) T-SQL
11 60 (3.08%) Perl
12 50 (2.57%) C++
13 47 (2.41%) Java 8
14 40 (2.05%) Korn
15 39 (2.00%) PHP
16 37 (1.90%) C
16 37 (1.90%) VB
17 24 (1.23%) Ruby
18 23 (1.18%) Scala
19 22 (1.13%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 278 (14.26%) Degree
2 93 (4.77%) Oracle Certification
3 73 (3.75%) Computer Science Degree
4 71 (3.64%) Security Cleared
5 61 (3.13%) OCP
6 54 (2.77%) Microsoft Certification
7 51 (2.62%) ITIL Certification
8 46 (2.36%) SC Cleared
9 25 (1.28%) Numerate Degree
10 23 (1.18%) MCSA
11 21 (1.08%) DV Cleared
11 21 (1.08%) MCSE
12 20 (1.03%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 18 (0.92%) Master's Degree
14 12 (0.62%) OCA
15 10 (0.51%) RHCE
16 8 (0.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
17 7 (0.36%) ISEB
17 7 (0.36%) ISTQB
17 7 (0.36%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 95 (4.87%) QA
2 52 (2.67%) Data Quality
3 51 (2.62%) SLA
4 26 (1.33%) PCI DSS
5 21 (1.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 20 (1.03%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 8 (0.41%) GAMP
8 7 (0.36%) PMO
9 5 (0.26%) ISO 9001
10 2 (0.10%) GCP
11 1 (0.051%) COREP
11 1 (0.051%) GDPR
11 1 (0.051%) ISO/IEC 20000
11 1 (0.051%) MiFID
11 1 (0.051%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 189 (9.70%) Oracle RAC
2 109 (5.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 74 (3.80%) Active Directory
4 58 (2.98%) Docker
5 35 (1.80%) Hyper-V
5 35 (1.80%) Virtual Machines
6 20 (1.03%) VirtualBox
7 17 (0.87%) Samba
8 14 (0.72%) VMware ESXi
9 9 (0.46%) Xen
10 6 (0.31%) Firmware
10 6 (0.31%) Gluster
10 6 (0.31%) GlusterFS
11 4 (0.21%) Ceph
11 4 (0.21%) KVM
12 3 (0.15%) HDFS
12 3 (0.15%) NFS
13 2 (0.10%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 2 (0.10%) Veritas Volume Manager
13 2 (0.10%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 168 (8.62%) Data Guard
2 154 (7.90%) Oracle RMAN
3 108 (5.54%) Ansible
4 100 (5.13%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 76 (3.90%) Puppet
6 70 (3.59%) Opscode Chef
7 39 (2.00%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
8 37 (1.90%) Nagios
9 32 (1.64%) Kubernetes
10 23 (1.18%) vRealize
11 20 (1.03%) Control-M
12 19 (0.97%) Rancher
13 18 (0.92%) HP Quality Center
13 18 (0.92%) Single Sign-On
14 17 (0.87%) Sysdig
14 17 (0.87%) Tivoli
15 16 (0.82%) ITRS Geneos
16 15 (0.77%) HP Data Protector
16 15 (0.77%) Oracle ZFS
17 14 (0.72%) logstash
Vendors
1 1,949 (100.00%) Oracle
2 357 (18.32%) Microsoft
3 173 (8.88%) Red Hat
4 136 (6.98%) VMware
5 93 (4.77%) IBM
6 58 (2.98%) HP
7 52 (2.67%) SAP
8 43 (2.21%) WorldPay
9 38 (1.95%) Bloomberg
10 37 (1.90%) Sybase
11 36 (1.85%) BMC
12 34 (1.74%) Informatica
13 33 (1.69%) ServiceNow
14 31 (1.59%) AppDynamics
14 31 (1.59%) Google
15 28 (1.44%) Remedy
16 27 (1.39%) Splunk
17 26 (1.33%) Cisco
18 22 (1.13%) Vermilion
19 21 (1.08%) Siebel