Period
to 24 November 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 24 November 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
UK
6 months to
24 Nov 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 403 409 329
Rank change year-on-year +6 -80 -41
Permanent jobs citing Oracle Database 348 964 1,613
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.64% 0.72% 1.00%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.26% 2.65% 3.43%
Number of salaries quoted 235 752 1,090
Median annual salary £48,711 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.22% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,835 £31,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £80,000 £78,750
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 15,378 36,312 47,065
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 28.14% 27.10% 29.19%
Number of salaries quoted 13,088 29,920 38,693
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £33,750 £31,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £88,750 £86,250 £83,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £49,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +8.89% - +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 24 November 2020.

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 24 November 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 +12 310 £50,000 -5.66% 80
UK excluding London +43 233 £45,000 - 53
London +27 107 £63,500 -2.31% 26
Midlands +88 69 £48,500 +14.12% 15
North of England +75 62 £42,500 -2.30% 13
South East +43 52 £42,500 -19.05% 14
East Midlands +77 47 £46,250 -7.50% 7
North West +72 38 £48,500 +7.78% 10
West Midlands +57 22 £50,000 +17.65% 8
Yorkshire +98 20 £42,500 -2.30% 2
South West +61 18 £38,263 -23.48% 10
Scotland +43 15 £44,676 +11.69%
Work from Home -43 14 £50,000 +11.11% 13
Wales +44 10 £43,500 -8.90%
Northern Ireland +18 5 £45,000 +8.43%
North East +5 4 £41,500 +10.67% 1
East of England +102 2 £52,500 +24.26% 1

For the 6 months to 24 November 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.

1 348 (100.00%) Oracle
2 247 (70.98%) SQL
3 134 (38.51%) PL/SQL
4 114 (32.76%) SQL Server
5 106 (30.46%) Linux
6 104 (29.89%) Unix
6 104 (29.89%) Azure
7 98 (28.16%) AWS
8 95 (27.30%) Agile Software Development
9 94 (27.01%) Java
10 83 (23.85%) Windows
11 71 (20.40%) Shell Script
11 71 (20.40%) Finance
12 70 (20.11%) JavaScript
13 66 (18.97%) Hadoop
13 66 (18.97%) Requirements Gathering
14 65 (18.68%) Software Engineering
14 65 (18.68%) ETL
15 64 (18.39%) Cloudera
16 63 (18.10%) SAS
17 62 (17.82%) Pentaho
18 60 (17.24%) Performance Tuning
19 57 (16.38%) Analytics
20 56 (16.09%) Talend
20 56 (16.09%) Python
21 53 (15.23%) Oracle Database 12c
22 50 (14.37%) Big Data
23 49 (14.08%) Data Guard
23 49 (14.08%) Scrum
24 47 (13.51%) Oracle RMAN

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 63 (18.10%) SAS
2 31 (8.91%) WebLogic
3 10 (2.87%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 8 (2.30%) Confluence
5 7 (2.01%) Tomcat
6 6 (1.72%) WebSphere
7 5 (1.44%) Apache
7 5 (1.44%) SharePoint
8 4 (1.15%) Oracle Application Server
8 4 (1.15%) Red Hat Fuse
9 3 (0.86%) Apache Spark
9 3 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2013
9 3 (0.86%) Oracle Service Bus
10 2 (0.57%) Mule
11 1 (0.29%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.29%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.29%) IBM Transformation Extender
11 1 (0.29%) IIS
11 1 (0.29%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.29%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (1.15%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (1.15%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (0.86%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (0.86%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 18 (5.17%) Oracle EBS
2 9 (2.59%) Oracle EBS R12
3 7 (2.01%) Oracle Applications
4 6 (1.72%) FLEXCUBE
5 5 (1.44%) Oracle ERP
6 3 (0.86%) Oracle 11i
6 3 (0.86%) Oracle BPM
7 1 (0.29%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (0.29%) Maximo
7 1 (0.29%) Retail-J
7 1 (0.29%) SAP FI-CA
7 1 (0.29%) SAP PSCD
7 1 (0.29%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 104 (29.89%) Azure
2 98 (28.16%) AWS
3 42 (12.07%) Power Platform
4 7 (2.01%) Office 365
5 4 (1.15%) AWS Lambda
5 4 (1.15%) Serverless
5 4 (1.15%) Yarn
6 3 (0.86%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 2 (0.57%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.57%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.57%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (0.57%) GitHub
8 1 (0.29%) AWS Data Pipeline
8 1 (0.29%) BlazeMeter
8 1 (0.29%) Boomi
8 1 (0.29%) CloudBees
8 1 (0.29%) GCP
8 1 (0.29%) IaaS
8 1 (0.29%) OpenShift
8 1 (0.29%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.59%) SAN
2 7 (2.01%) Firewall
3 5 (1.44%) Broadband
3 5 (1.44%) VPN
4 3 (0.86%) Fibre Channel
4 3 (0.86%) iSCSI
4 3 (0.86%) NetScaler
4 3 (0.86%) SSL
5 2 (0.57%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.29%) DNS
6 1 (0.29%) FTP
6 1 (0.29%) Internet
6 1 (0.29%) NAS
6 1 (0.29%) Skype
6 1 (0.29%) SSH
6 1 (0.29%) Wireless
6 1 (0.29%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 114 (32.76%) SQL Server
2 66 (18.97%) Hadoop
3 62 (17.82%) Pentaho
4 53 (15.23%) Oracle Database 12c
5 50 (14.37%) Big Data
6 45 (12.93%) BusinessObjects
6 45 (12.93%) Oracle Database 11g
7 42 (12.07%) Apache Hive
7 42 (12.07%) Power BI
8 40 (11.49%) Impala
9 32 (9.20%) Relational Database
10 28 (8.05%) RDBMS
11 24 (6.90%) Amazon Redshift
12 21 (6.03%) Data Warehouse
13 20 (5.75%) PostgreSQL
14 18 (5.17%) Oracle Reports
15 17 (4.89%) MySQL
15 17 (4.89%) SQL Server 2008
15 17 (4.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 15 (4.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 38 (10.92%) Git (software)
2 35 (10.06%) Jenkins
3 33 (9.48%) Maven
4 25 (7.18%) Bitbucket
5 24 (6.90%) Artifactory
6 20 (5.75%) Oracle APEX
7 16 (4.60%) JIRA
8 10 (2.87%) GitLab
9 7 (2.01%) JUnit
10 5 (1.44%) Oracle Forms
10 5 (1.44%) Selenium
11 4 (1.15%) webpack
12 3 (0.86%) Cucumber
12 3 (0.86%) JMeter
12 3 (0.86%) LoadRunner
12 3 (0.86%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 3 (0.86%) Toad
12 3 (0.86%) Visual Studio Team System
13 2 (0.57%) SoapUI
13 2 (0.57%) TeamCity
General
1 71 (20.40%) Finance
2 20 (5.75%) Banking
3 9 (2.59%) Retail
4 7 (2.01%) Public Sector
5 6 (1.72%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.15%) Automotive
6 4 (1.15%) Publishing
7 3 (0.86%) Legal
7 3 (0.86%) Local Government
7 3 (0.86%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.57%) French Language
9 1 (0.29%) Advertising
9 1 (0.29%) Back Office
9 1 (0.29%) Electronics
9 1 (0.29%) Marketing
9 1 (0.29%) Military
Job Titles
1 109 (31.32%) DBA
2 85 (24.43%) Oracle DBA
3 63 (18.10%) Developer
4 61 (17.53%) Data Engineer
5 45 (12.93%) Administrator
6 35 (10.06%) Analyst
7 23 (6.61%) Applications Support
8 22 (6.32%) Java Developer
9 21 (6.03%) Oracle Developer
10 20 (5.75%) SQL DBA
11 14 (4.02%) Senior Developer
12 13 (3.74%) Database Engineer
13 12 (3.45%) Senior DBA
14 11 (3.16%) Senior Oracle DBA
14 11 (3.16%) Software Engineer
14 11 (3.16%) Support Analyst
15 10 (2.87%) Applications Support Technician
15 10 (2.87%) IT Manager
15 10 (2.87%) Oracle Applications DBA
15 10 (2.87%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (7.47%) Spring
2 18 (5.17%) Web Services
3 16 (4.60%) HTML
3 16 (4.60%) Node.js
3 16 (4.60%) XML
4 15 (4.31%) Middleware
4 15 (4.31%) Spring Boot
5 13 (3.74%) .NET
5 13 (3.74%) Kafka
6 12 (3.45%) JSON
6 12 (3.45%) Oracle GoldenGate
7 10 (2.87%) jQuery
8 9 (2.59%) AngularJS
8 9 (2.59%) RabbitMQ
9 8 (2.30%) REST
9 8 (2.30%) SOAP
10 7 (2.01%) HTML5
10 7 (2.01%) Oracle Fusion
10 7 (2.01%) XSD
11 6 (1.72%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 25 (7.18%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (5.17%) Replication
3 12 (3.45%) Greenfield Project
4 11 (3.16%) Clustering
4 11 (3.16%) Fixed Income
5 10 (2.87%) Data Centre
5 10 (2.87%) Renewable Energy
6 9 (2.59%) Video Conferencing
7 8 (2.30%) Self-Motivation
8 6 (1.72%) Client/Server
9 5 (1.44%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (1.44%) NHS
10 4 (1.15%) FMCG
10 4 (1.15%) PKI
11 3 (0.86%) Derivative
11 3 (0.86%) EPoS
11 3 (0.86%) Mobile App
11 3 (0.86%) Reinsurance
12 2 (0.57%) Equities
12 2 (0.57%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 106 (30.46%) Linux
2 104 (29.89%) Unix
3 83 (23.85%) Windows
4 27 (7.76%) Windows Server
5 19 (5.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 19 (5.46%) Solaris
6 13 (3.74%) AIX
7 11 (3.16%) Oracle Linux
8 7 (2.01%) Windows 7
9 6 (1.72%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (1.72%) Windows Server 2016
9 6 (1.72%) Windows Server 2019
10 3 (0.86%) HPUX
10 3 (0.86%) Windows 8
10 3 (0.86%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (0.57%) Windows 10
12 1 (0.29%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (27.30%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (18.97%) Requirements Gathering
3 65 (18.68%) ETL
3 65 (18.68%) Software Engineering
4 60 (17.24%) Performance Tuning
5 57 (16.38%) Analytics
6 49 (14.08%) Scrum
7 46 (13.22%) Mentoring
8 43 (12.36%) Data Analytics
9 42 (12.07%) Coaching
9 42 (12.07%) Process Improvement
10 39 (11.21%) Software Delivery
11 32 (9.20%) Problem-Solving
12 31 (8.91%) DevOps
13 25 (7.18%) Computer Science
13 25 (7.18%) Data Engineering
14 21 (6.03%) High Availability
14 21 (6.03%) OO
15 20 (5.75%) Migration
16 19 (5.46%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 247 (70.98%) SQL
2 134 (38.51%) PL/SQL
3 94 (27.01%) Java
4 71 (20.40%) Shell Script
5 70 (20.11%) JavaScript
6 56 (16.09%) Python
7 38 (10.92%) HiveQL
8 22 (6.32%) Bash Shell
9 21 (6.03%) T-SQL
10 20 (5.75%) PowerShell
11 18 (5.17%) C#
12 17 (4.89%) Java 8
13 8 (2.30%) PHP
14 7 (2.01%) C
14 7 (2.01%) Korn
15 5 (1.44%) Perl
15 5 (1.44%) Scala
16 4 (1.15%) VBScript
17 3 (0.86%) C++
17 3 (0.86%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 34 (9.77%) Degree
2 30 (8.62%) BPSS Clearance
3 21 (6.03%) Oracle Certification
4 17 (4.89%) OCA
5 16 (4.60%) Security Cleared
6 15 (4.31%) OCP
7 13 (3.74%) Computer Science Degree
8 12 (3.45%) Master's Degree
9 9 (2.59%) DV Cleared
10 8 (2.30%) SC Cleared
11 5 (1.44%) Microsoft Certification
12 4 (1.15%) HND
12 4 (1.15%) MCSA
13 3 (0.86%) AWS Certification
13 3 (0.86%) CCNA
13 3 (0.86%) Cisco Certification
13 3 (0.86%) DBS Check
13 3 (0.86%) MCSE
13 3 (0.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 1 (0.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.59%) Data Quality
1 9 (2.59%) GDPR
2 7 (2.01%) QA
2 7 (2.01%) SLA
3 6 (1.72%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.57%) PMO
5 1 (0.29%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 41 (11.78%) HDFS
2 35 (10.06%) Oracle RAC
3 20 (5.75%) Docker
4 13 (3.74%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (2.30%) Active Directory
6 3 (0.86%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 3 (0.86%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (0.86%) vSphere
6 3 (0.86%) XenApp
6 3 (0.86%) XenDesktop
7 2 (0.57%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 2 (0.57%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.29%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 49 (14.08%) Data Guard
2 47 (13.51%) Oracle RMAN
3 35 (10.06%) Ansible
4 33 (9.48%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 29 (8.33%) Terraform
6 11 (3.16%) Puppet
7 10 (2.87%) Kubernetes
8 6 (1.72%) Hadoop YARN
9 4 (1.15%) NetBackup
9 4 (1.15%) SCOrch
10 3 (0.86%) Backup Exec
10 3 (0.86%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
10 3 (0.86%) McAfee ePO
10 3 (0.86%) Opscode Chef
10 3 (0.86%) Oracle Statspack
10 3 (0.86%) Red Hat Spacewalk
10 3 (0.86%) SCOM
10 3 (0.86%) Single Sign-On
11 2 (0.57%) Perfmon
12 1 (0.29%) Simpana
Vendors
1 348 (100.00%) Oracle
2 64 (18.39%) Cloudera
3 56 (16.09%) Talend
4 46 (13.22%) Informatica
5 45 (12.93%) Microsoft
6 21 (6.03%) Red Hat
7 19 (5.46%) IBM
7 19 (5.46%) VMware
8 11 (3.16%) SAP
9 7 (2.01%) Sun
10 6 (1.72%) Veeam
11 4 (1.15%) Cisco
11 4 (1.15%) Dell
11 4 (1.15%) HP
12 3 (0.86%) Citrix
12 3 (0.86%) EMC
12 3 (0.86%) McAfee
12 3 (0.86%) Salesforce.com
12 3 (0.86%) Sybase
13 2 (0.57%) Ab Initio