Period
to 27 January 2022

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 27 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
UK
6 months to
27 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 499 468 439
Rank change year-on-year -31 -29 -87
Permanent jobs citing Oracle Database 755 348 874
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.58% 0.54% 0.70%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.18% 1.96% 2.58%
Number of salaries quoted 449 238 648
10th Percentile £38,750 £33,210 £31,250
25th Percentile £43,750 £37,563 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +14.00% -4.76% +2.94%
75th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £71,625 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £43,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +9.20% -3.33% -

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 34,666 17,727 33,909
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 26.58% 27.40% 27.15%
Number of salaries quoted 21,700 14,991 28,019
10th Percentile £36,250 £33,750 £32,000
25th Percentile £43,750 £41,250 £38,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% -
75th Percentile £77,500 £72,500 £71,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £87,500 £88,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.09% +7.78% -

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 27 January 2022.

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 27 January 2022. 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
Jobs
England -11 649 £55,000 +10.00% 86
UK excluding London -57 439 £47,500 +9.20% 54
London -88 248 £60,000 - 36
North of England -22 151 £47,500 - 19
Work from Home -79 151 £60,000 +20.00% 7
South East -56 104 £47,500 +2.70% 12
North West -45 92 £47,500 -2.06% 11
Midlands -100 69 £55,000 +10.00% 7
West Midlands -54 46 £55,000 -4.35% 4
Scotland -36 44 £47,500 +21.31% 6
South West -30 42 £47,500 +30.05% 5
Yorkshire -50 38 £45,000 - 6
East of England -70 34 £29,750 -43.33% 3
East Midlands -75 23 £55,000 +22.22% 3
North East -12 21 £47,500 +23.38% 2
Wales -49 3 £37,500 -13.79% 2
Northern Ireland -40 2 £75,000 +66.67%

For the 6 months to 27 January 2022, 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.

1 755 (100.00%) Oracle
2 378 (50.07%) SQL
3 239 (31.66%) Linux
4 234 (30.99%) Social Skills
5 224 (29.67%) Agile Software Development
6 209 (27.68%) SQL Server
7 202 (26.75%) Azure
8 189 (25.03%) Problem-Solving
9 186 (24.64%) PL/SQL
9 186 (24.64%) Oracle Database 11g
10 171 (22.65%) Unix
11 157 (20.79%) DevOps
12 154 (20.40%) Finance
13 144 (19.07%) AWS
14 141 (18.68%) Java
15 131 (17.35%) Oracle Database 12c
16 122 (16.16%) Git (software)
16 122 (16.16%) Relational Database
17 115 (15.23%) Data Guard
17 115 (15.23%) Windows
18 114 (15.10%) JavaScript
19 113 (14.97%) Shell Script
20 111 (14.70%) Security Cleared
21 110 (14.57%) Performance Tuning
21 110 (14.57%) Microsoft
22 107 (14.17%) Middleware
23 100 (13.25%) Oracle RAC
24 97 (12.85%) Degree
25 96 (12.72%) Python
25 96 (12.72%) Capacity Management

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 93 (12.32%) WebLogic
2 58 (7.68%) Tomcat
3 43 (5.70%) JBoss
4 42 (5.56%) IIS
5 40 (5.30%) Confluence
6 24 (3.18%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 22 (2.91%) Apache
7 22 (2.91%) Oracle Application Server
8 19 (2.52%) Oracle 9iAS
9 17 (2.25%) Oracle Workflow
10 15 (1.99%) BizTalk Server
10 15 (1.99%) SharePoint
11 12 (1.59%) Apache Spark
12 11 (1.46%) WebLogic Portal
13 7 (0.93%) Apache Pulsar
14 6 (0.79%) Oracle Service Bus
15 5 (0.66%) Elasticsearch
16 4 (0.53%) CMS
16 4 (0.53%) MS Exchange
16 4 (0.53%) Tornado
Applications
1 12 (1.59%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (1.19%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (0.53%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (0.53%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.13%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.13%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 56 (7.42%) Oracle Applications
2 45 (5.96%) Oracle EBS R12
3 42 (5.56%) Oracle EBS
4 22 (2.91%) Oracle 11i
5 8 (1.06%) Sentinel
6 7 (0.93%) Dynamics CRM
6 7 (0.93%) Oracle Financials
7 6 (0.79%) Payment Gateway
8 5 (0.66%) Remedy ITSM
9 3 (0.40%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
10 1 (0.13%) IntelliMatch
10 1 (0.13%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 202 (26.75%) Azure
2 144 (19.07%) AWS
3 47 (6.23%) SaaS
4 37 (4.90%) Microsoft 365
5 26 (3.44%) GitHub
6 24 (3.18%) PaaS
7 22 (2.91%) GCP
7 22 (2.91%) IaaS
7 22 (2.91%) Power Platform
8 17 (2.25%) Amazon EC2
9 16 (2.12%) Cloud Computing
10 13 (1.72%) Azure Data Factory
11 12 (1.59%) Azure Sentinel
12 11 (1.46%) Azure Cosmos DB
12 11 (1.46%) Azure Monitor
12 11 (1.46%) Serverless
13 10 (1.32%) Azure Synapse Analytics
14 9 (1.19%) Azure Active Directory
14 9 (1.19%) Azure Functions
14 9 (1.19%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 20 (2.65%) SAN
2 13 (1.72%) Firewall
3 11 (1.46%) Internet
4 9 (1.19%) FTP
5 8 (1.06%) HTTP
5 8 (1.06%) VPN
6 7 (0.93%) DNS
6 7 (0.93%) TCP/IP
7 5 (0.66%) Network Security
7 5 (0.66%) SSL
7 5 (0.66%) Wireless
8 4 (0.53%) DHCP
9 3 (0.40%) Cisco Nexus
9 3 (0.40%) LAN
9 3 (0.40%) MPLS
9 3 (0.40%) SMS
9 3 (0.40%) SMTP
9 3 (0.40%) WAN
10 2 (0.26%) NetScaler
11 1 (0.13%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 209 (27.68%) SQL Server
2 186 (24.64%) Oracle Database 11g
3 131 (17.35%) Oracle Database 12c
4 122 (16.16%) Relational Database
5 83 (10.99%) RDBMS
6 67 (8.87%) Oracle Database 10g
7 50 (6.62%) MongoDB
7 50 (6.62%) MySQL
7 50 (6.62%) PostgreSQL
8 47 (6.23%) Data Warehouse
9 46 (6.09%) NoSQL
10 45 (5.96%) Oracle Reports
11 30 (3.97%) Azure SQL Database
12 29 (3.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 27 (3.58%) OLTP
14 22 (2.91%) Power BI
15 21 (2.78%) Amazon RDS
15 21 (2.78%) Big Data
16 20 (2.65%) OLAP
16 20 (2.65%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 122 (16.16%) Git (software)
2 86 (11.39%) Jenkins
3 76 (10.07%) Oracle APEX
4 58 (7.68%) JIRA
5 49 (6.49%) Oracle Forms
6 30 (3.97%) Subversion
6 30 (3.97%) Visual Studio
7 20 (2.65%) Selenium
8 17 (2.25%) Cucumber
9 15 (1.99%) JUnit
9 15 (1.99%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 14 (1.85%) Postman
11 13 (1.72%) Mockito
12 12 (1.59%) REST Assured
13 11 (1.46%) SoapUI
14 10 (1.32%) JMeter
15 9 (1.19%) Maven
15 9 (1.19%) PowerBuilder
16 8 (1.06%) LoadRunner
16 8 (1.06%) Toad
General
1 234 (30.99%) Social Skills
2 154 (20.40%) Finance
3 62 (8.21%) Banking
4 58 (7.68%) Analytical Skills
5 56 (7.42%) Public Sector
6 27 (3.58%) Investment Banking
7 24 (3.18%) Telecoms
8 21 (2.78%) Organisational Skills
9 14 (1.85%) Manufacturing
10 13 (1.72%) Front Office
10 13 (1.72%) Marketing
11 11 (1.46%) Retail
12 10 (1.32%) Law
12 10 (1.32%) Police
13 9 (1.19%) Corporate Banking
13 9 (1.19%) Local Government
13 9 (1.19%) Pharmaceutical
14 8 (1.06%) Electronics
15 7 (0.93%) Automotive
15 7 (0.93%) Legal
Job Titles
1 224 (29.67%) DBA
2 222 (29.40%) Developer
3 155 (20.53%) Oracle DBA
4 135 (17.88%) Administrator
5 91 (12.05%) Oracle Developer
6 58 (7.68%) Analyst
7 43 (5.70%) Java Developer
8 40 (5.30%) SQL DBA
9 34 (4.50%) Unix Administrator
10 32 (4.24%) Senior Developer
11 31 (4.11%) .NET Developer
11 31 (4.11%) Data Analyst
12 28 (3.71%) Data Modeller
13 26 (3.44%) SQL Developer
14 25 (3.31%) PL/SQL Developer
15 23 (3.05%) Consultant
15 23 (3.05%) Software Engineer
16 21 (2.78%) Applications Support
16 21 (2.78%) Architect
17 20 (2.65%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 107 (14.17%) Middleware
2 80 (10.60%) CSS
3 70 (9.27%) XML
4 65 (8.61%) .NET
5 55 (7.28%) HTML
5 55 (7.28%) Web Services
6 50 (6.62%) Oracle Fusion
6 50 (6.62%) React
7 49 (6.49%) JSON
8 44 (5.83%) Spring
9 36 (4.77%) REST
10 33 (4.37%) Hibernate
11 31 (4.11%) AngularJS
11 31 (4.11%) Node.js
12 30 (3.97%) RESTful
13 29 (3.84%) ASP.NET
14 27 (3.58%) .NET Core
15 26 (3.44%) SOAP
16 23 (3.05%) ASP.NET MVC
17 20 (2.65%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 47 (6.23%) Public Cloud
2 43 (5.70%) Replication
3 32 (4.24%) Data Protection Act
4 30 (3.97%) Linux Command Line
5 27 (3.58%) Clustering
6 23 (3.05%) Self-Motivation
7 20 (2.65%) Enterprise Software
8 16 (2.12%) Algorithms
9 15 (1.99%) Fixed Income
10 14 (1.85%) Derivative
10 14 (1.85%) Management Information System
11 13 (1.72%) Client/Server
12 12 (1.59%) Hybrid Cloud
13 11 (1.46%) CMDB
13 11 (1.46%) Data Structures
13 11 (1.46%) Equities
14 10 (1.32%) Data Centre
14 10 (1.32%) User Experience
15 9 (1.19%) Mobile App
15 9 (1.19%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 239 (31.66%) Linux
2 171 (22.65%) Unix
3 115 (15.23%) Windows
4 62 (8.21%) Solaris
5 23 (3.05%) Windows Server
6 17 (2.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 16 (2.12%) Windows Server 2008
8 14 (1.85%) AIX
8 14 (1.85%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 13 (1.72%) Windows Server 2012
10 12 (1.59%) Windows Server 2019
11 11 (1.46%) SUSE
12 8 (1.06%) Oracle Linux
12 8 (1.06%) Windows Server 2016
13 7 (0.93%) Apple iOS
14 6 (0.79%) Android
14 6 (0.79%) HPUX
15 5 (0.66%) Windows Server 2003
15 5 (0.66%) Windows XP
16 2 (0.26%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 224 (29.67%) Agile Software Development
2 189 (25.03%) Problem-Solving
3 157 (20.79%) DevOps
4 110 (14.57%) Performance Tuning
5 96 (12.72%) Capacity Management
6 84 (11.13%) Business Intelligence
7 77 (10.20%) CI/CD
7 77 (10.20%) Migration
7 77 (10.20%) Scrum
8 75 (9.93%) ITIL
9 72 (9.54%) Mentoring
10 58 (7.68%) Microservices
11 56 (7.42%) Configuration Management
11 56 (7.42%) SDLC
12 55 (7.28%) Disaster Recovery
12 55 (7.28%) Test Automation
13 53 (7.02%) Project Management
14 50 (6.62%) Analytics
15 49 (6.49%) ETL
16 47 (6.23%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 378 (50.07%) SQL
2 186 (24.64%) PL/SQL
3 141 (18.68%) Java
4 114 (15.10%) JavaScript
5 113 (14.97%) Shell Script
6 96 (12.72%) Python
7 78 (10.33%) C#
8 66 (8.74%) Bash
9 53 (7.02%) PowerShell
10 37 (4.90%) T-SQL
11 31 (4.11%) C
12 23 (3.05%) C++
13 20 (2.65%) Java 8
13 20 (2.65%) Scala
14 17 (2.25%) TypeScript
15 14 (1.85%) VB
16 11 (1.46%) Go
17 10 (1.32%) VB.NET
17 10 (1.32%) VBScript
18 9 (1.19%) VB6
Qualifications
1 111 (14.70%) Security Cleared
2 97 (12.85%) Degree
3 82 (10.86%) SC Cleared
4 29 (3.84%) Computer Science Degree
5 22 (2.91%) Oracle Certification
6 13 (1.72%) DV Cleared
7 11 (1.46%) ISEB
8 10 (1.32%) Cisco Certification
8 10 (1.32%) HND
9 6 (0.79%) AWS Certification
9 6 (0.79%) Linux+ Certification
9 6 (0.79%) MCSE
9 6 (0.79%) Microsoft Certification
9 6 (0.79%) TOGAF Certification
10 5 (0.66%) OCP
11 4 (0.53%) CCIE
11 4 (0.53%) CCNA
11 4 (0.53%) Master's Degree
11 4 (0.53%) PhD
11 4 (0.53%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (2.78%) QA
1 21 (2.78%) SLA
2 17 (2.25%) Data Quality
3 6 (0.79%) GDPR
4 5 (0.66%) ISO 9001
5 4 (0.53%) Accessibility
5 4 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (0.40%) HL7
6 3 (0.40%) NIST
6 3 (0.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 100 (13.25%) Oracle RAC
2 37 (4.90%) Docker
3 36 (4.77%) Active Directory
4 29 (3.84%) VMware Infrastructure
5 15 (1.99%) Virtual Machines
6 10 (1.32%) vSphere
7 6 (0.79%) Hyper-V
8 3 (0.40%) NFS
8 3 (0.40%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (0.40%) VMware NSX
9 2 (0.26%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 2 (0.26%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (0.26%) Terminal Services
9 2 (0.26%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 2 (0.26%) Virtual Servers
9 2 (0.26%) Xen
9 2 (0.26%) XenApp
9 2 (0.26%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.13%) HDFS
10 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 115 (15.23%) Data Guard
2 71 (9.40%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 51 (6.75%) Oracle RMAN
4 38 (5.03%) Puppet
5 36 (4.77%) Ansible
5 36 (4.77%) Kubernetes
6 26 (3.44%) Terraform
7 16 (2.12%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
8 10 (1.32%) HP Quality Center
9 6 (0.79%) Opscode Chef
10 5 (0.66%) HP SIM
10 5 (0.66%) OpenView
10 5 (0.66%) SCOM
11 4 (0.53%) Kibana
11 4 (0.53%) Simpana
12 3 (0.40%) Oracle Identity Management
12 3 (0.40%) QRadar
12 3 (0.40%) SCCM
13 2 (0.26%) Grafana
13 2 (0.26%) logstash
Vendors
1 755 (100.00%) Oracle
2 110 (14.57%) Microsoft
3 78 (10.33%) VMware
4 46 (6.09%) Red Hat
5 34 (4.50%) ServiceNow
6 32 (4.24%) NetApp
7 24 (3.18%) Salesforce.com
8 21 (2.78%) HP
8 21 (2.78%) SAP
9 14 (1.85%) Google
10 12 (1.59%) Cisco
10 12 (1.59%) Cognizant
11 10 (1.32%) Civica
11 10 (1.32%) Databricks
12 9 (1.19%) Atlassian
12 9 (1.19%) Dell
13 8 (1.06%) Informatica
13 8 (1.06%) PeopleSoft
14 7 (0.93%) Citrix
14 7 (0.93%) Murex