Period
to 19 September 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 19 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
UK
6 months to
19 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 397 410 327
Rank change year-on-year +13 -83 -35
Permanent jobs citing Oracle Database 348 1,024 1,742
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.70% 0.72% 1.04%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.47% 2.68% 3.50%
Number of salaries quoted 237 823 1,225
Median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,500 £32,600
90th Percentile £75,000 £78,750 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £43,500 £45,500
% change year-on-year +9.20% -4.40% +1.11%

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 14,083 38,268 49,813
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 28.28% 27.08% 29.75%
Number of salaries quoted 11,695 31,227 40,611
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,364 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.03% +4.73% +5.26%
10th Percentile £33,750 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £82,500
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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +35 321 £50,000 -8.31% 66
UK excluding London +81 230 £47,500 +9.20% 58
London +30 113 £67,500 +8.00% 15
North of England +117 63 £42,000 -1.18% 23
Midlands +118 59 £45,000 +5.88% 11
South East +82 58 £51,250 -7.66% 10
East Midlands +105 40 £36,000 -28.00% 8
North West +94 35 £46,750 +3.89% 22
Yorkshire +125 26 £34,628 -18.04%
West Midlands +71 19 £45,000 +5.88% 3
Work from Home +50 19 £50,000 +14.94% 7
South West +97 15 £49,000 +8.89% 4
East of England +117 14 £47,500 +14.46% 2
Scotland +49 10 £47,000 +17.50% 6
Wales +35 7 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Northern Ireland +21 4 £45,000 +5.88% 1
North East +10 2 £41,500 +10.67% 1

For the 6 months to 19 September 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
2 233 (66.95%) SQL
3 127 (36.49%) PL/SQL
4 120 (34.48%) Agile Software Development
5 119 (34.20%) SQL Server
6 114 (32.76%) Java
6 114 (32.76%) Unix
7 99 (28.45%) Windows
8 97 (27.87%) Linux
9 92 (26.44%) Azure
10 90 (25.86%) Finance
11 83 (23.85%) AWS
12 70 (20.11%) Shell Script
13 61 (17.53%) Software Engineering
14 60 (17.24%) Python
15 59 (16.95%) Oracle Database 12c
16 58 (16.67%) ETL
17 55 (15.80%) Performance Tuning
18 54 (15.52%) Big Data
19 53 (15.23%) Analytics
19 53 (15.23%) Relational Database
19 53 (15.23%) Oracle Database 11g
20 52 (14.94%) JavaScript
21 49 (14.08%) Microsoft
22 48 (13.79%) RDBMS
22 48 (13.79%) Scrum
23 47 (13.51%) Hadoop
24 46 (13.22%) Informatica
24 46 (13.22%) Requirements Gathering
25 44 (12.64%) Cloudera

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 44 (12.64%) SAS
2 24 (6.90%) Confluence
2 24 (6.90%) WebLogic
3 17 (4.89%) SharePoint
4 12 (3.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 9 (2.59%) SharePoint 2013
6 8 (2.30%) Apache
6 8 (2.30%) WebSphere
7 7 (2.01%) Tomcat
8 5 (1.44%) Apache Spark
9 4 (1.15%) IIS
9 4 (1.15%) MS Exchange
10 3 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2003
10 3 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2013
10 3 (0.86%) nginx
11 2 (0.57%) MQSeries
11 2 (0.57%) Oracle Service Bus
11 2 (0.57%) Oracle Workflow
11 2 (0.57%) Red Hat Fuse
12 1 (0.29%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 8 (2.30%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (1.15%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (1.15%) MS Visio
3 3 (0.86%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 14 (4.02%) Oracle EBS
2 11 (3.16%) Oracle EBS R12
3 8 (2.30%) Oracle Applications
4 7 (2.01%) FLEXCUBE
4 7 (2.01%) Oracle ERP
5 2 (0.57%) SAP ERP
5 2 (0.57%) SAP HR
6 1 (0.29%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.29%) Maximo
6 1 (0.29%) OpenText VIM for SAP
6 1 (0.29%) Oracle 11i
6 1 (0.29%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.29%) SAP BPC
6 1 (0.29%) SAP CRM
6 1 (0.29%) SAP FI
6 1 (0.29%) SAP FI-CA
6 1 (0.29%) SAP IS-U
6 1 (0.29%) SAP Payroll
6 1 (0.29%) SAP SRM
6 1 (0.29%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 92 (26.44%) Azure
2 83 (23.85%) AWS
3 40 (11.49%) Power Platform
4 12 (3.45%) CloudBees
4 12 (3.45%) OpenShift
5 6 (1.72%) Amazon S3
5 6 (1.72%) Office 365
6 5 (1.44%) Amazon EC2
6 5 (1.44%) Serverless
7 4 (1.15%) GitHub
8 3 (0.86%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 3 (0.86%) AWS Lambda
8 3 (0.86%) PaaS
9 2 (0.57%) Amazon Neptune
9 2 (0.57%) BlazeMeter
9 2 (0.57%) GCP
9 2 (0.57%) IaaS
9 2 (0.57%) SaaS
10 1 (0.29%) AWS Data Pipeline
10 1 (0.29%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 13 (3.74%) SAN
2 8 (2.30%) Broadband
3 7 (2.01%) Firewall
4 5 (1.44%) SSL
4 5 (1.44%) VPN
5 3 (0.86%) Fibre Channel
5 3 (0.86%) iSCSI
5 3 (0.86%) NetScaler
5 3 (0.86%) Skype
6 2 (0.57%) NAS
6 2 (0.57%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.29%) DHCP
7 1 (0.29%) DNS
7 1 (0.29%) FTP
7 1 (0.29%) Internet
7 1 (0.29%) SSH
7 1 (0.29%) Wireless
7 1 (0.29%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 119 (34.20%) SQL Server
2 59 (16.95%) Oracle Database 12c
3 54 (15.52%) Big Data
4 53 (15.23%) Oracle Database 11g
4 53 (15.23%) Relational Database
5 48 (13.79%) RDBMS
6 47 (13.51%) Hadoop
7 42 (12.07%) BusinessObjects
7 42 (12.07%) Pentaho
8 40 (11.49%) Apache Hive
8 40 (11.49%) Power BI
9 39 (11.21%) Impala
10 30 (8.62%) PostgreSQL
11 23 (6.61%) Oracle Reports
12 22 (6.32%) SQL Server 2012
13 21 (6.03%) MySQL
14 19 (5.46%) Data Warehouse
15 18 (5.17%) Oracle Database 10g
16 13 (3.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 12 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 43 (12.36%) Jenkins
2 39 (11.21%) Git (software)
3 37 (10.63%) JIRA
4 19 (5.46%) Oracle APEX
5 17 (4.89%) Maven
6 9 (2.59%) Oracle Forms
7 8 (2.30%) Bitbucket
8 7 (2.01%) Artifactory
9 5 (1.44%) JUnit
10 3 (0.86%) Cucumber
10 3 (0.86%) GitLab
10 3 (0.86%) SonarQube
10 3 (0.86%) Sonatype Nexus
10 3 (0.86%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 3 (0.86%) TeamCity
10 3 (0.86%) Toad
10 3 (0.86%) Visual Studio Team System
11 2 (0.57%) eggPlant
11 2 (0.57%) SoapUI
11 2 (0.57%) The Grinder
General
1 90 (25.86%) Finance
2 19 (5.46%) Banking
3 5 (1.44%) Investment Banking
3 5 (1.44%) Manufacturing
3 5 (1.44%) Public Sector
3 5 (1.44%) Retail
4 4 (1.15%) Legal
5 3 (0.86%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.57%) Automotive
6 2 (0.57%) Back Office
6 2 (0.57%) Front Office
6 2 (0.57%) Local Government
6 2 (0.57%) Publishing
7 1 (0.29%) Billing
7 1 (0.29%) French Language
7 1 (0.29%) Law
7 1 (0.29%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 97 (27.87%) DBA
2 89 (25.57%) Developer
3 77 (22.13%) Oracle DBA
4 41 (11.78%) Data Engineer
5 39 (11.21%) Administrator
6 33 (9.48%) Analyst
7 27 (7.76%) Java Developer
8 26 (7.47%) Oracle Developer
9 20 (5.75%) Applications Support
9 20 (5.75%) SQL DBA
10 17 (4.89%) Senior Developer
11 14 (4.02%) Architect
11 14 (4.02%) SQL Developer
12 12 (3.45%) Database Engineer
12 12 (3.45%) Senior DBA
12 12 (3.45%) Senior Java Developer
12 12 (3.45%) SharePoint Developer
13 10 (2.87%) .NET Developer
14 9 (2.59%) C# Developer
14 9 (2.59%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (8.05%) .NET
2 26 (7.47%) Spring
3 18 (5.17%) Middleware
4 15 (4.31%) Kafka
5 14 (4.02%) SOAP
5 14 (4.02%) Web Services
6 12 (3.45%) .NET Core
6 12 (3.45%) Hibernate
6 12 (3.45%) REST
7 11 (3.16%) Node.js
8 10 (2.87%) Spring Boot
8 10 (2.87%) XML
9 9 (2.59%) JMS
10 8 (2.30%) Oracle Fusion
11 7 (2.01%) RabbitMQ
12 6 (1.72%) HTML
12 6 (1.72%) J2EE
12 6 (1.72%) LDAP
13 5 (1.44%) Java EE
14 3 (0.86%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 35 (10.06%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (5.46%) Clustering
3 13 (3.74%) Data Centre
3 13 (3.74%) Greenfield Project
4 11 (3.16%) Client/Server
5 10 (2.87%) Fixed Income
5 10 (2.87%) Replication
6 8 (2.30%) Enterprise Software
6 8 (2.30%) Self-Motivation
7 6 (1.72%) PKI
8 5 (1.44%) NHS
8 5 (1.44%) Video Conferencing
9 4 (1.15%) Credit Risk
9 4 (1.15%) Derivative
9 4 (1.15%) Renewable Energy
10 3 (0.86%) Data Structures
10 3 (0.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 3 (0.86%) IVR
10 3 (0.86%) OTC Derivatives
10 3 (0.86%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 114 (32.76%) Unix
2 99 (28.45%) Windows
3 97 (27.87%) Linux
4 22 (6.32%) Solaris
4 22 (6.32%) Windows Server
5 14 (4.02%) Windows 7
6 13 (3.74%) AIX
7 12 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (2.30%) Oracle Linux
9 6 (1.72%) HPUX
10 5 (1.44%) Windows Server 2008
11 4 (1.15%) Windows Server 2012
12 3 (0.86%) Windows 8
12 3 (0.86%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (0.29%) Amazon Linux
13 1 (0.29%) Debian
13 1 (0.29%) Windows 10
13 1 (0.29%) Windows Server 2016
13 1 (0.29%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (34.48%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (17.53%) Software Engineering
3 58 (16.67%) ETL
4 55 (15.80%) Performance Tuning
5 53 (15.23%) Analytics
6 48 (13.79%) Scrum
7 46 (13.22%) Requirements Gathering
8 41 (11.78%) Data Analytics
8 41 (11.78%) Mentoring
9 39 (11.21%) Coaching
9 39 (11.21%) Problem-Solving
9 39 (11.21%) Software Delivery
10 38 (10.92%) Process Improvement
11 36 (10.34%) DevOps
12 25 (7.18%) Business Intelligence
13 24 (6.90%) ITIL
14 22 (6.32%) Migration
15 20 (5.75%) Project Delivery
16 18 (5.17%) High Availability
16 18 (5.17%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 233 (66.95%) SQL
2 127 (36.49%) PL/SQL
3 114 (32.76%) Java
4 70 (20.11%) Shell Script
5 60 (17.24%) Python
6 52 (14.94%) JavaScript
7 35 (10.06%) HiveQL
8 30 (8.62%) C#
8 30 (8.62%) PowerShell
9 23 (6.61%) T-SQL
10 14 (4.02%) Bash Shell
11 13 (3.74%) Perl
12 12 (3.45%) Java 8
13 10 (2.87%) C
14 5 (1.44%) Scala
14 5 (1.44%) VBScript
15 4 (1.15%) VB
16 3 (0.86%) ABAP
16 3 (0.86%) C++
16 3 (0.86%) PHP
Qualifications
1 28 (8.05%) BPSS Clearance
2 25 (7.18%) Degree
3 17 (4.89%) Security Cleared
4 16 (4.60%) OCP
4 16 (4.60%) Oracle Certification
5 13 (3.74%) Computer Science Degree
6 12 (3.45%) OCA
7 10 (2.87%) Master's Degree
7 10 (2.87%) SC Cleared
8 7 (2.01%) Microsoft Certification
9 6 (1.72%) DV Cleared
10 5 (1.44%) DBS Check
10 5 (1.44%) MCSA
11 4 (1.15%) MCSE
11 4 (1.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 3 (0.86%) CCNA
12 3 (0.86%) Cisco Certification
13 2 (0.57%) AWS Certification
13 2 (0.57%) BC Cleared
14 1 (0.29%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.45%) Data Quality
1 12 (3.45%) SLA
2 10 (2.87%) GDPR
3 7 (2.01%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (1.15%) QA
5 1 (0.29%) ISO 8583
5 1 (0.29%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 37 (10.63%) HDFS
2 30 (8.62%) Oracle RAC
3 26 (7.47%) Docker
4 12 (3.45%) Active Directory
5 11 (3.16%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (1.44%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (1.15%) Hyper-V
8 3 (0.86%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 3 (0.86%) vSphere
8 3 (0.86%) XenApp
8 3 (0.86%) XenDesktop
9 2 (0.57%) Apache Flume
9 2 (0.57%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 1 (0.29%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
10 1 (0.29%) Firmware
10 1 (0.29%) Oracle Clusterware
Systems Management
1 39 (11.21%) Oracle RMAN
2 35 (10.06%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 30 (8.62%) Data Guard
4 22 (6.32%) Kubernetes
5 21 (6.03%) Ansible
6 12 (3.45%) Terraform
7 8 (2.30%) NetBackup
7 8 (2.30%) Puppet
7 8 (2.30%) SCOrch
8 3 (0.86%) Backup Exec
8 3 (0.86%) McAfee ePO
8 3 (0.86%) Opscode Chef
9 2 (0.57%) Control-M
9 2 (0.57%) Hadoop YARN
9 2 (0.57%) HP Quality Center
9 2 (0.57%) Perfmon
9 2 (0.57%) SCOM
9 2 (0.57%) Single Sign-On
10 1 (0.29%) Oracle Statspack
10 1 (0.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 348 (100.00%) Oracle
2 49 (14.08%) Microsoft
3 46 (13.22%) Informatica
4 44 (12.64%) Cloudera
5 36 (10.34%) Talend
6 33 (9.48%) IBM
7 21 (6.03%) VMware
8 14 (4.02%) Red Hat
9 9 (2.59%) SAP
10 7 (2.01%) Sun
10 7 (2.01%) Veeam
11 6 (1.72%) HP
11 6 (1.72%) Tableau
12 4 (1.15%) Cisco
12 4 (1.15%) EMC
12 4 (1.15%) Sybase
12 4 (1.15%) Teradata
13 3 (0.86%) McAfee
13 3 (0.86%) OpenText
13 3 (0.86%) PeopleSoft