Period
to 8 December 2019

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 8 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
UK
6 months to
8 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 403 317 283
Rank change year-on-year -86 -34 -34
Permanent jobs citing Oracle Database 980 1,602 2,204
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.74% 1.01% 1.23%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.75% 3.49% 4.05%
Number of salaries quoted 731 1,077 1,615
UK median annual salary £52,500 £51,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.94% +7.37% -5.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £31,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £79,700 £73,750
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 35,679 45,842 54,367
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 26.85% 28.85% 30.24%
Number of salaries quoted 29,467 37,707 44,809
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £31,750 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

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 8 December 2019.

Salary histogram for Oracle Database in the UK

Oracle Database
Top 16 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 8 December 2019. 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 -78 881 £53,500 +1.90% 144
UK excluding London -48 614 £45,000 - 98
London -56 341 £65,000 +8.33% 57
South East -86 201 £52,500 +0.96% 17
North of England +31 148 £42,943 +0.26% 23
North West +50 95 £45,000 - 9
Midlands +18 93 £44,500 +7.88% 21
South West -14 61 £50,000 +17.65% 13
East Midlands +23 54 £52,500 +36.36% 13
Scotland -34 52 £40,000 -6.98% 9
West Midlands +10 39 £42,500 - 8
Yorkshire -11 35 £44,385 +4.24% 11
East of England +31 32 £42,000 -11.58% 13
Wales -2 19 £47,750 +12.35% 2
North East +27 18 £39,471 +31.57% 3
Northern Ireland +3 8 £41,500 +22.06%

For the 6 months to 8 December 2019, 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.

1 980 (100.00%) Oracle
2 654 (66.73%) SQL
3 406 (41.43%) PL/SQL
4 322 (32.86%) Agile Software Development
5 308 (31.43%) SQL Server
6 300 (30.61%) Linux
7 299 (30.51%) Finance
8 279 (28.47%) Java
9 250 (25.51%) Unix
10 203 (20.71%) Oracle Database 12c
11 194 (19.80%) Windows
12 180 (18.37%) Business Intelligence
13 174 (17.76%) Oracle Database 11g
14 164 (16.73%) Relational Database
15 163 (16.63%) SDLC
16 159 (16.22%) Microsoft
17 149 (15.20%) Data Warehouse
18 137 (13.98%) Degree
19 133 (13.57%) Problem-Solving
20 132 (13.47%) ETL
21 128 (13.06%) Oracle Reports
22 118 (12.04%) Data Modelling
22 118 (12.04%) DevOps
23 115 (11.73%) Performance Tuning
24 114 (11.63%) Azure
25 112 (11.43%) Git (software)
25 112 (11.43%) RDBMS
25 112 (11.43%) Software Engineering
26 111 (11.33%) Oracle Forms
27 108 (11.02%) JavaScript

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 58 (5.92%) WebLogic
2 55 (5.61%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 39 (3.98%) Oracle Workflow
4 32 (3.27%) Tomcat
5 29 (2.96%) WebSphere
6 28 (2.86%) SharePoint
7 24 (2.45%) IIS
8 18 (1.84%) Apache Spark
9 17 (1.73%) WebSphere Application Server
10 16 (1.63%) Apache
10 16 (1.63%) Confluence
10 16 (1.63%) MQSeries
11 11 (1.12%) SAS
12 9 (0.92%) JBoss
13 8 (0.82%) Oracle Service Bus
14 6 (0.61%) CMS
15 5 (0.51%) MS Exchange
16 4 (0.41%) Elasticsearch
17 3 (0.31%) ArcGIS
17 3 (0.31%) nginx
Applications
1 40 (4.08%) Microsoft Excel
2 28 (2.86%) MS Visio
3 24 (2.45%) Microsoft Office
4 17 (1.73%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 4 (0.41%) InfoPath
6 3 (0.31%) Microsoft Project
7 1 (0.10%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 70 (7.14%) Oracle EBS
2 53 (5.41%) Oracle Applications
3 37 (3.78%) Oracle EBS R12
4 36 (3.67%) Oracle ERP
5 17 (1.73%) Oracle BPM
6 14 (1.43%) Oracle Cash Management
6 14 (1.43%) Oracle Payables
7 9 (0.92%) Oracle Receivables
8 8 (0.82%) Oracle Financials
9 6 (0.61%) Oracle Assets
10 5 (0.51%) Oracle E-Business Tax
11 4 (0.41%) SAP ERP
12 3 (0.31%) Oracle General Ledger
12 3 (0.31%) SAP HR
12 3 (0.31%) SAP Payroll
13 2 (0.20%) Dynamics CRM
13 2 (0.20%) SAP CO
13 2 (0.20%) SAP FI/CO
13 2 (0.20%) SAP S/4HANA
13 2 (0.20%) Siebel CRM
Cloud Services
1 114 (11.63%) Azure
2 107 (10.92%) AWS
3 50 (5.10%) Power Platform
4 22 (2.24%) Cloud Computing
4 22 (2.24%) PaaS
5 20 (2.04%) SaaS
6 18 (1.84%) GitHub
7 15 (1.53%) IaaS
8 13 (1.33%) GCP
9 8 (0.82%) BlazeMeter
10 7 (0.71%) Office 365
11 5 (0.51%) Amazon S3
12 4 (0.41%) AWS Lambda
12 4 (0.41%) Serverless
13 2 (0.20%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 2 (0.20%) Amazon Kinesis
13 2 (0.20%) Dynamics 365
13 2 (0.20%) Heroku
13 2 (0.20%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
13 2 (0.20%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 28 (2.86%) SAN
2 22 (2.24%) Internet
3 20 (2.04%) Firewall
4 17 (1.73%) NAS
5 15 (1.53%) LAN
5 15 (1.53%) WAN
6 10 (1.02%) DNS
6 10 (1.02%) TCP/IP
7 8 (0.82%) Broadband
7 8 (0.82%) DHCP
8 5 (0.51%) Fibre Channel
8 5 (0.51%) HTTP
9 4 (0.41%) ATM
9 4 (0.41%) VPN
10 2 (0.20%) Intranet
10 2 (0.20%) IP Telephony
10 2 (0.20%) Skype
10 2 (0.20%) SSL
10 2 (0.20%) Unified Communications
10 2 (0.20%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 308 (31.43%) SQL Server
2 203 (20.71%) Oracle Database 12c
3 174 (17.76%) Oracle Database 11g
4 164 (16.73%) Relational Database
5 149 (15.20%) Data Warehouse
6 128 (13.06%) Oracle Reports
7 112 (11.43%) RDBMS
8 73 (7.45%) BusinessObjects
9 68 (6.94%) Apache Cassandra
10 62 (6.33%) Oracle Database 10g
10 62 (6.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 58 (5.92%) PostgreSQL
12 52 (5.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 50 (5.10%) Power BI
14 45 (4.59%) Big Data
14 45 (4.59%) Hadoop
15 41 (4.18%) MySQL
16 38 (3.88%) NoSQL
17 37 (3.78%) MongoDB
18 34 (3.47%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 112 (11.43%) Git (software)
2 111 (11.33%) Oracle Forms
3 77 (7.86%) Jenkins
4 65 (6.63%) Oracle APEX
5 61 (6.22%) JIRA
6 38 (3.88%) Maven
7 34 (3.47%) Octopus Deploy
7 34 (3.47%) Team Foundation Server
7 34 (3.47%) Visual Studio
8 29 (2.96%) Subversion
9 26 (2.65%) NUnit
10 25 (2.55%) TeamCity
11 23 (2.35%) SpecFlow
12 17 (1.73%) Bitbucket
12 17 (1.73%) Selenium
13 14 (1.43%) Ant
13 14 (1.43%) Artifactory
14 13 (1.33%) LoadRunner
15 12 (1.22%) Cucumber
15 12 (1.22%) PVCS
General
1 299 (30.51%) Finance
2 75 (7.65%) Banking
3 48 (4.90%) Public Sector
4 44 (4.49%) Retail
5 38 (3.88%) Manufacturing
6 25 (2.55%) Marketing
6 25 (2.55%) Telecoms
7 22 (2.24%) Investment Banking
8 20 (2.04%) General Ledger
9 18 (1.84%) Financial Institution
10 17 (1.73%) Electronics
11 14 (1.43%) Billing
12 12 (1.22%) Aerospace
13 8 (0.82%) Back Office
14 7 (0.71%) Games
15 6 (0.61%) Automotive
16 5 (0.51%) Law
16 5 (0.51%) Military
17 3 (0.31%) Advertising
18 2 (0.20%) Legal
Job Titles
1 384 (39.18%) Developer
2 186 (18.98%) DBA
3 151 (15.41%) Oracle Developer
4 138 (14.08%) Analyst
5 127 (12.96%) Oracle DBA
6 110 (11.22%) Administrator
7 95 (9.69%) Java Developer
8 89 (9.08%) Senior Developer
9 50 (5.10%) Oracle Analyst
10 43 (4.39%) SQL Developer
11 42 (4.29%) SQL DBA
12 39 (3.98%) Architect
13 38 (3.88%) Senior DBA
14 34 (3.47%) PL/SQL Developer
15 31 (3.16%) Applications Support
15 31 (3.16%) Senior Java Developer
15 31 (3.16%) Support Analyst
16 30 (3.06%) .NET Developer
17 29 (2.96%) Business Intelligence Developer
17 29 (2.96%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (9.69%) Spring
2 94 (9.59%) .NET
3 90 (9.18%) Web Services
4 88 (8.98%) XML
5 75 (7.65%) HTML
6 74 (7.55%) SOAP
7 65 (6.63%) Spring Boot
8 61 (6.22%) Node.js
9 59 (6.02%) REST
10 54 (5.51%) Kafka
11 47 (4.80%) CSS
12 44 (4.49%) Middleware
13 41 (4.18%) ASP.NET
14 37 (3.78%) J2EE
14 37 (3.78%) Oracle Fusion
15 35 (3.57%) RESTful
15 35 (3.57%) XSD
16 31 (3.16%) JSON
17 28 (2.86%) XSLT
18 25 (2.55%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 103 (10.51%) Analytical Skills
2 43 (4.39%) Self-Motivation
3 39 (3.98%) Management Information System
4 38 (3.88%) Fixed Income
5 31 (3.16%) Greenfield Project
6 26 (2.65%) Clustering
7 25 (2.55%) Replication
8 18 (1.84%) Mainframe
9 17 (1.73%) Client/Server
10 14 (1.43%) User Experience
11 12 (1.22%) Enterprise Software
11 12 (1.22%) Public Cloud
12 11 (1.12%) Reinsurance
13 9 (0.92%) Data Centre
14 8 (0.82%) Algorithms
14 8 (0.82%) Derivative
15 7 (0.71%) Enterprise Storage
16 6 (0.61%) Data Structures
16 6 (0.61%) Mobile App
16 6 (0.61%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 300 (30.61%) Linux
2 250 (25.51%) Unix
3 194 (19.80%) Windows
4 59 (6.02%) Windows Server
5 51 (5.20%) Solaris
6 32 (3.27%) Oracle Linux
7 31 (3.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 13 (1.33%) AIX
9 12 (1.22%) Windows Server 2012
9 12 (1.22%) zOS
10 11 (1.12%) Windows Server 2008
11 7 (0.71%) Apple iOS
12 6 (0.61%) VME
12 6 (0.61%) Windows 7
13 4 (0.41%) CentOS
13 4 (0.41%) Debian
13 4 (0.41%) Windows Server 2003
14 3 (0.31%) Ubuntu
14 3 (0.31%) Windows 10
15 2 (0.20%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 322 (32.86%) Agile Software Development
2 180 (18.37%) Business Intelligence
3 163 (16.63%) SDLC
4 133 (13.57%) Problem-Solving
5 132 (13.47%) ETL
6 118 (12.04%) Data Modelling
6 118 (12.04%) DevOps
7 115 (11.73%) Performance Tuning
8 112 (11.43%) Software Engineering
9 101 (10.31%) Scrum
10 93 (9.49%) Continuous Integration
11 80 (8.16%) Computer Science
12 74 (7.55%) Analytics
12 74 (7.55%) High Availability
13 73 (7.45%) Mentoring
14 69 (7.04%) ITIL
15 66 (6.73%) ERP
16 65 (6.63%) Disaster Recovery
17 61 (6.22%) Continuous Improvement
18 57 (5.82%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 654 (66.73%) SQL
2 406 (41.43%) PL/SQL
3 279 (28.47%) Java
4 108 (11.02%) JavaScript
5 96 (9.80%) Python
6 93 (9.49%) C#
7 82 (8.37%) T-SQL
8 74 (7.55%) Shell Script
9 68 (6.94%) Java 8
10 35 (3.57%) Bash Shell
11 30 (3.06%) PowerShell
12 28 (2.86%) VBA
13 26 (2.65%) C
13 26 (2.65%) Perl
14 22 (2.24%) Korn
15 20 (2.04%) VB
16 17 (1.73%) ABAP
17 16 (1.63%) VB.NET
18 15 (1.53%) PHP
19 13 (1.33%) Scala
Qualifications
1 137 (13.98%) Degree
2 57 (5.82%) Computer Science Degree
3 53 (5.41%) Security Cleared
4 39 (3.98%) Oracle Certification
5 33 (3.37%) SC Cleared
6 29 (2.96%) OCP
7 16 (1.63%) Master's Degree
8 13 (1.33%) Microsoft Certification
9 12 (1.22%) DV Cleared
10 10 (1.02%) MCSE
10 10 (1.02%) OCA
11 6 (0.61%) HND
11 6 (0.61%) Numerate Degree
12 5 (0.51%) MCSA
13 4 (0.41%) ITIL Certification
13 4 (0.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 3 (0.31%) ISEB
14 3 (0.31%) MCP
15 2 (0.20%) CCNA
15 2 (0.20%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 72 (7.35%) QA
2 37 (3.78%) SLA
3 24 (2.45%) Data Quality
4 21 (2.14%) GDPR
5 10 (1.02%) IFRS
6 6 (0.61%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 6 (0.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.20%) GAAP
7 2 (0.20%) GAMP
System Software
1 42 (4.29%) Oracle RAC
2 39 (3.98%) Docker
3 30 (3.06%) Active Directory
3 30 (3.06%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (1.63%) Firmware
5 10 (1.02%) Hyper-V
6 6 (0.61%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (0.61%) XenApp
7 5 (0.51%) NFS
7 5 (0.51%) Virtual Servers
8 4 (0.41%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 4 (0.41%) Virtual Machines
9 3 (0.31%) Oracle Clusterware
10 2 (0.20%) HDFS
10 2 (0.20%) ISA Server
10 2 (0.20%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 2 (0.20%) SRDF
11 1 (0.10%) OpenAM
11 1 (0.10%) VMware Workstation
11 1 (0.10%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 59 (6.02%) Data Guard
2 43 (4.39%) Oracle RMAN
3 42 (4.29%) Ansible
4 36 (3.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 20 (2.04%) Automic
6 17 (1.73%) BMC PATROL
7 14 (1.43%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
7 14 (1.43%) Terraform
8 11 (1.12%) Puppet
9 10 (1.02%) NetBackup
9 10 (1.02%) Opscode Chef
9 10 (1.02%) Single Sign-On
10 8 (0.82%) HP Quality Center
11 7 (0.71%) Kubernetes
12 6 (0.61%) Control-M
12 6 (0.61%) Failover Clustering
12 6 (0.61%) Grafana
12 6 (0.61%) Prometheus
12 6 (0.61%) SCCM
13 5 (0.51%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 980 (100.00%) Oracle
2 159 (16.22%) Microsoft
3 90 (9.18%) SAP
4 44 (4.49%) Red Hat
5 43 (4.39%) Informatica
6 42 (4.29%) VMware
7 36 (3.67%) IBM
8 28 (2.86%) Tableau
9 22 (2.24%) HP
10 20 (2.04%) Cadence
10 20 (2.04%) FactSet
11 16 (1.63%) Talend
12 15 (1.53%) Cisco
13 14 (1.43%) Google
13 14 (1.43%) Teradata
14 13 (1.33%) Citrix
15 12 (1.22%) Cloudera
16 11 (1.12%) ServiceNow
16 11 (1.12%) Sun
17 8 (0.82%) Cognos