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

Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
UK
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 316 286 236
Rank change year-on-year -30 -50 -79
Permanent jobs citing Oracle Database 1,738 2,153 2,878
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.04% 1.22% 1.48%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.49% 3.99% 4.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1,205 1,559 2,074
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £73,750 £72,500
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 49,756 54,006 57,918
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 29.71% 30.56% 29.78%
Number of salaries quoted 40,588 44,461 49,365
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £82,500 £77,500 £75,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%

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 September 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 September 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 -28 1,572 £51,000 +6.25% 188
UK excluding London -35 1,081 £45,000 - 153
London -17 633 £60,000 +0.84% 61
South East -3 417 £50,000 +5.26% 38
North of England -47 194 £40,000 -5.88% 24
East of England -20 149 £48,750 -2.50% 18
Yorkshire +16 109 £39,000 -8.24% 14
Scotland +10 108 £44,500 +11.25% 24
South West -4 97 £42,500 +13.33% 20
Midlands -40 91 £41,000 -3.53% 27
North West -30 73 £42,500 -3.95% 10
West Midlands -33 62 £42,500 -5.56% 15
Wales +2 31 £44,000 +10.00% 1
East Midlands -19 30 £37,500 +3.45% 12
North East -64 13 £37,500 -11.76%
Northern Ireland -4 7 £34,000 -2.86% 1
Isle of Man -2 1 £50,000 -

For the 6 months to 21 September 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 1,738 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1,108 (63.75%) SQL
3 717 (41.25%) SQL Server
4 637 (36.65%) Linux
5 570 (32.80%) PL/SQL
6 494 (28.42%) Finance
7 487 (28.02%) Oracle Database 11g
8 459 (26.41%) Java
9 450 (25.89%) Agile Software Development
10 413 (23.76%) Windows
11 398 (22.90%) Unix
12 349 (20.08%) Oracle Database 12c
13 341 (19.62%) Relational Database
14 277 (15.94%) Microsoft
15 253 (14.56%) RDBMS
16 246 (14.15%) .NET
17 242 (13.92%) Problem-Solving
18 240 (13.81%) Performance Tuning
19 238 (13.69%) ITIL
19 238 (13.69%) Oracle Database 10g
20 233 (13.41%) JavaScript
21 218 (12.54%) Degree
22 217 (12.49%) Web Services
23 201 (11.57%) Windows Server
24 200 (11.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
25 197 (11.33%) Continuous Integration
26 196 (11.28%) SDLC
27 194 (11.16%) Data Warehouse
28 189 (10.87%) Oracle RAC
29 188 (10.82%) C#

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
1 160 (9.21%) WebLogic
2 130 (7.48%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 75 (4.32%) IIS
4 70 (4.03%) Confluence
5 68 (3.91%) WebSphere
6 65 (3.74%) Apache
7 59 (3.39%) JBoss
8 57 (3.28%) Tomcat
9 39 (2.24%) Oracle Application Server
10 32 (1.84%) Oracle Service Bus
11 28 (1.61%) SharePoint
12 27 (1.55%) OpenStack
13 15 (0.86%) Oracle Coherence
14 14 (0.81%) Elasticsearch
15 10 (0.58%) Apache Spark
16 9 (0.52%) Oracle Workflow
16 9 (0.52%) SAS
17 8 (0.46%) NetWeaver
18 7 (0.40%) MQSeries
19 6 (0.35%) CMS
Applications
1 50 (2.88%) Microsoft Excel
2 48 (2.76%) Microsoft Office
3 11 (0.63%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 10 (0.58%) MS Visio
5 8 (0.46%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.058%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 93 (5.35%) Oracle EBS
2 57 (3.28%) Oracle EBS R12
3 46 (2.65%) Oracle Applications
4 28 (1.61%) Oracle 11i
5 16 (0.92%) Documaker
6 14 (0.81%) Payment Gateway
7 12 (0.69%) Dynamics CRM
7 12 (0.69%) Oracle HRMS
7 12 (0.69%) Oracle Payroll
7 12 (0.69%) Remedy ITSM
8 8 (0.46%) Markit EDM
9 6 (0.35%) Oracle Financials
9 6 (0.35%) Oracle Retail
10 5 (0.29%) CiviCRM
11 4 (0.23%) Maximo
11 4 (0.23%) Oracle BPM
11 4 (0.23%) Oracle Cash Management
11 4 (0.23%) Oracle Receivables
12 3 (0.17%) Sonata
13 2 (0.12%) PeopleSoft HCM
Cloud Services
1 116 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 101 (5.81%) Amazon AWS
3 40 (2.30%) IaaS
4 34 (1.96%) PaaS
5 30 (1.73%) Cloud Computing
6 29 (1.67%) SaaS
7 26 (1.50%) GitHub
8 17 (0.98%) Oracle Service Cloud
9 11 (0.63%) Amazon EC2
9 11 (0.63%) Google Cloud Platform
10 8 (0.46%) IBM Cloud
10 8 (0.46%) Office 365
10 8 (0.46%) Oracle CX
10 8 (0.46%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 6 (0.35%) Amazon EMR
12 4 (0.23%) Azure Active Directory
12 4 (0.23%) BlazeMeter
12 4 (0.23%) CloudFront
12 4 (0.23%) OpenShift
12 4 (0.23%) Tricentis Tosca
Communications & Networking
1 65 (3.74%) SAN
2 50 (2.88%) DNS
3 41 (2.36%) Internet
4 38 (2.19%) HTTP
5 34 (1.96%) DHCP
6 33 (1.90%) NAS
7 31 (1.78%) TCP/IP
8 28 (1.61%) SSL
9 22 (1.27%) SMTP
9 22 (1.27%) SSH
10 20 (1.15%) FTP
11 18 (1.04%) IPsec
12 17 (0.98%) HTTPS
13 16 (0.92%) Cisco IOS
13 16 (0.92%) Firewall
13 16 (0.92%) ICMP
13 16 (0.92%) IMAP
13 16 (0.92%) OpenVPN
13 16 (0.92%) Telnet
13 16 (0.92%) WPA2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 717 (41.25%) SQL Server
2 487 (28.02%) Oracle Database 11g
3 349 (20.08%) Oracle Database 12c
4 341 (19.62%) Relational Database
5 253 (14.56%) RDBMS
6 238 (13.69%) Oracle Database 10g
7 194 (11.16%) Data Warehouse
8 179 (10.30%) Oracle Reports
9 148 (8.52%) MySQL
10 98 (5.64%) SQL Server 2008
11 93 (5.35%) PostgreSQL
12 75 (4.32%) SQL Server 2012
13 74 (4.26%) BusinessObjects
14 69 (3.97%) NoSQL
15 66 (3.80%) SQL Server 2005
16 61 (3.51%) Oracle Exadata
17 60 (3.45%) SQL Server 2014
18 56 (3.22%) Oracle BI EE
19 54 (3.11%) SQL Server 2016
20 50 (2.88%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 132 (7.59%) Git (software)
2 118 (6.79%) JIRA
3 93 (5.35%) Oracle Forms
4 82 (4.72%) Oracle APEX
5 78 (4.49%) Visual Studio
6 75 (4.32%) Jenkins
7 64 (3.68%) Subversion
8 62 (3.57%) Maven
9 53 (3.05%) JUnit
10 42 (2.42%) Toad
11 34 (1.96%) Team Foundation Server
12 33 (1.90%) Eclipse
13 22 (1.27%) Selenium
14 21 (1.21%) Ant
15 20 (1.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 20 (1.15%) Gerrit
16 19 (1.09%) Sonatype Nexus
17 18 (1.04%) Bitbucket
17 18 (1.04%) IntelliJ
18 16 (0.92%) SoapUI
General
1 494 (28.42%) Finance
2 122 (7.02%) Banking
3 56 (3.22%) Retail
4 43 (2.47%) Games
5 41 (2.36%) Investment Banking
6 38 (2.19%) Telecoms
7 36 (2.07%) Manufacturing
8 32 (1.84%) Front Office
9 30 (1.73%) Marketing
10 28 (1.61%) Financial Institution
11 24 (1.38%) Electronics
11 24 (1.38%) Publishing
12 23 (1.32%) Back Office
13 22 (1.27%) Advertising
14 13 (0.75%) Legal
15 10 (0.58%) Law
16 8 (0.46%) German Language
17 7 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
18 6 (0.35%) Music Industry
19 4 (0.23%) Billing
Job Titles
1 533 (30.67%) Developer
2 530 (30.49%) DBA
3 402 (23.13%) Oracle DBA
4 279 (16.05%) Administrator
5 218 (12.54%) Oracle Developer
6 169 (9.72%) Analyst
7 134 (7.71%) SQL DBA
8 116 (6.67%) Java Developer
9 110 (6.33%) Applications Support
10 102 (5.87%) Senior Developer
11 98 (5.64%) Support Analyst
12 83 (4.78%) SQL Developer
13 80 (4.60%) Applications Support Analyst
14 77 (4.43%) Senior DBA
15 68 (3.91%) Senior Oracle DBA
16 67 (3.86%) Architect
16 67 (3.86%) Consultant
17 62 (3.57%) PL/SQL Developer
18 50 (2.88%) Software Developer
19 46 (2.65%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 246 (14.15%) .NET
2 217 (12.49%) Web Services
3 167 (9.61%) Middleware
4 145 (8.34%) XML
5 109 (6.27%) SOAP
6 105 (6.04%) HTML
7 103 (5.93%) Spring
8 99 (5.70%) J2EE
9 87 (5.01%) Oracle GoldenGate
10 78 (4.49%) WPF
11 73 (4.20%) CSS
12 70 (4.03%) .NET Framework
13 64 (3.68%) JSON
14 58 (3.34%) Oracle Fusion
15 56 (3.22%) WCF
16 54 (3.11%) JMS
17 53 (3.05%) Java EE
18 51 (2.93%) Hibernate
19 50 (2.88%) ASP.NET
20 48 (2.76%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 142 (8.17%) Analytical Skills
2 105 (6.04%) Computer Science
3 79 (4.55%) Clustering
4 61 (3.51%) Enterprise Software
5 38 (2.19%) Replication
6 37 (2.13%) Data Centre
7 33 (1.90%) Management Information System
8 30 (1.73%) Self-Motivation
9 29 (1.67%) CMDB
10 28 (1.61%) Client/Server
11 23 (1.32%) Equities
11 23 (1.32%) Greenfield Project
12 22 (1.27%) Linux Command Line
13 20 (1.15%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 20 (1.15%) SWIFT
14 19 (1.09%) Fintech
14 19 (1.09%) W3C
15 18 (1.04%) Derivative
16 17 (0.98%) Algorithms
16 17 (0.98%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 637 (36.65%) Linux
2 413 (23.76%) Windows
3 398 (22.90%) Unix
4 201 (11.57%) Windows Server
5 200 (11.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 113 (6.50%) Solaris
7 62 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
8 34 (1.96%) AIX
9 33 (1.90%) Apple iOS
10 32 (1.84%) Windows Server 2012
11 31 (1.78%) CentOS
12 22 (1.27%) Android
12 22 (1.27%) Oracle Linux
13 15 (0.86%) Windows 7
13 15 (0.86%) Windows Server 2003
14 12 (0.69%) HPUX
15 9 (0.52%) SUSE
16 6 (0.35%) Windows NT
17 2 (0.12%) Debian
17 2 (0.12%) Tru64
Processes & Methodologies
1 450 (25.89%) Agile Software Development
2 242 (13.92%) Problem-Solving
3 240 (13.81%) Performance Tuning
4 238 (13.69%) ITIL
5 197 (11.33%) Continuous Integration
6 196 (11.28%) SDLC
7 178 (10.24%) Business Intelligence
8 164 (9.44%) DevOps
9 150 (8.63%) Scrum
10 131 (7.54%) ETL
10 131 (7.54%) SOA
11 127 (7.31%) Disaster Recovery
12 126 (7.25%) High Availability
13 118 (6.79%) Software Engineering
14 109 (6.27%) OO
15 98 (5.64%) TDD
16 93 (5.35%) MVC
17 91 (5.24%) Data Modelling
18 85 (4.89%) Root Cause Analysis
19 83 (4.78%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1,108 (63.75%) SQL
2 570 (32.80%) PL/SQL
3 459 (26.41%) Java
4 233 (13.41%) JavaScript
5 188 (10.82%) C#
6 166 (9.55%) Python
7 159 (9.15%) Shell Script
8 89 (5.12%) PowerShell
9 84 (4.83%) Bash Shell
10 59 (3.39%) T-SQL
11 48 (2.76%) C
12 47 (2.70%) C++
13 46 (2.65%) Perl
14 35 (2.01%) PHP
15 34 (1.96%) Korn
16 30 (1.73%) Java 8
17 23 (1.32%) VBA
18 22 (1.27%) VB
19 19 (1.09%) Scala
20 18 (1.04%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 218 (12.54%) Degree
2 65 (3.74%) Oracle Certification
3 59 (3.39%) Security Cleared
4 53 (3.05%) Computer Science Degree
5 45 (2.59%) OCP
6 39 (2.24%) SC Cleared
7 24 (1.38%) ITIL Certification
8 20 (1.15%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 19 (1.09%) Microsoft Certification
9 19 (1.09%) Numerate Degree
10 17 (0.98%) DV Cleared
11 14 (0.81%) Master's Degree
11 14 (0.81%) MCSE
11 14 (0.81%) OCA
12 11 (0.63%) MCSA
12 11 (0.63%) RHCE
13 9 (0.52%) RHCSA
14 7 (0.40%) ISEB
14 7 (0.40%) ISTQB
15 6 (0.35%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (2.93%) QA
2 47 (2.70%) SLA
3 32 (1.84%) Data Quality
4 22 (1.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 21 (1.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 18 (1.04%) PCI DSS
7 9 (0.52%) PMO
8 5 (0.29%) GAMP
8 5 (0.29%) ISO 9001
9 4 (0.23%) GCP
10 3 (0.17%) GDPR
11 2 (0.12%) PA-DSS
12 1 (0.058%) MiFID
System Software
1 189 (10.87%) Oracle RAC
2 107 (6.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 69 (3.97%) Active Directory
4 65 (3.74%) Docker
5 25 (1.44%) Virtual Machines
6 22 (1.27%) Hyper-V
7 20 (1.15%) VirtualBox
8 17 (0.98%) Samba
9 13 (0.75%) VMware ESXi
10 12 (0.69%) Firmware
11 9 (0.52%) Gluster
11 9 (0.52%) GlusterFS
12 8 (0.46%) Ceph
13 3 (0.17%) KVM
13 3 (0.17%) NFS
13 3 (0.17%) Xen
14 2 (0.12%) Veritas Cluster Server
14 2 (0.12%) XenDesktop
15 1 (0.058%) Veritas Volume Manager
15 1 (0.058%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 169 (9.72%) Data Guard
2 162 (9.32%) Oracle RMAN
3 109 (6.27%) Ansible
4 95 (5.47%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 82 (4.72%) Puppet
6 73 (4.20%) Opscode Chef
7 35 (2.01%) Kubernetes
8 32 (1.84%) Control-M
8 32 (1.84%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
9 31 (1.78%) Nagios
10 25 (1.44%) vRealize
11 18 (1.04%) Rancher
12 16 (0.92%) Sysdig
13 15 (0.86%) Single Sign-On
14 14 (0.81%) HP Data Protector
14 14 (0.81%) Oracle ZFS
15 11 (0.63%) HP Quality Center
16 8 (0.46%) logstash
16 8 (0.46%) Microsoft Clustering
16 8 (0.46%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 1,738 (100.00%) Oracle
2 277 (15.94%) Microsoft
3 180 (10.36%) Red Hat
4 137 (7.88%) VMware
5 59 (3.39%) IBM
6 45 (2.59%) HP
6 45 (2.59%) SAP
7 44 (2.53%) Informatica
8 41 (2.36%) BMC
9 39 (2.24%) Google
9 39 (2.24%) Splunk
9 39 (2.24%) Sybase
10 37 (2.13%) WorldPay
11 33 (1.90%) AppDynamics
12 31 (1.78%) ServiceNow
13 28 (1.61%) Cisco
14 24 (1.38%) Remedy
15 21 (1.21%) Tableau
16 18 (1.04%) New Relic
17 17 (0.98%) Siebel