Period
to 23 May 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 23 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
UK
6 months to
23 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 364 284 283
Rank change year-on-year -80 -1 -84
Permanent jobs citing Oracle Database 1,238 2,039 2,054
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.86% 1.19% 1.21%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.06% 3.87% 3.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1,020 1,541 1,522
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £32,500 £33,500 £31,750
90th Percentile £76,250 £75,000 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -

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 40,459 52,734 52,306
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 28.09% 30.68% 30.92%
Number of salaries quoted 32,976 43,359 44,408
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £29,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £44,471 £42,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.88% +1.20%

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 23 May 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 23 May 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 -83 1,119 £50,000 - 68
UK excluding London -87 752 £45,000 -5.26% 63
London -23 459 £60,000 -4.00% 16
South East -79 272 £55,000 +10.00% 15
North of England -84 132 £37,500 -6.25% 15
Midlands +21 105 £42,500 -5.56% 8
South West +2 79 £45,000 +13.92% 8
Scotland -29 74 £42,500 -3.41% 6
East of England -63 72 £51,250 +2.50% 6
West Midlands +38 67 £42,500 -5.56% 3
North West -41 56 £37,500 -14.77% 9
Yorkshire -44 54 £40,000 +3.90% 5
East Midlands -2 38 £42,500 +6.25% 5
North East +18 22 £33,000 -12.00% 1
Wales +7 12 £44,750 +5.29% 4
Northern Ireland -23 10 £50,000 -23.08% 1

For the 6 months to 23 May 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 1,238 (100.00%) Oracle
2 803 (64.86%) SQL
3 484 (39.10%) PL/SQL
4 387 (31.26%) Java
5 385 (31.10%) Linux
6 361 (29.16%) Agile Software Development
7 340 (27.46%) Oracle Database 11g
8 330 (26.66%) SQL Server
9 320 (25.85%) Finance
10 297 (23.99%) Unix
11 224 (18.09%) Oracle Database 12c
12 209 (16.88%) Windows
13 191 (15.43%) Performance Tuning
14 179 (14.46%) Relational Database
15 175 (14.14%) Microsoft
16 171 (13.81%) Data Warehouse
17 165 (13.33%) Problem-Solving
18 161 (13.00%) Analytical Skills
19 160 (12.92%) Business Intelligence
20 152 (12.28%) Oracle Database 10g
21 150 (12.12%) Banking
22 148 (11.95%) Oracle Reports
23 144 (11.63%) SDLC
24 143 (11.55%) Shell Script
25 141 (11.39%) DevOps
26 138 (11.15%) Degree
27 128 (10.34%) Web Services
27 128 (10.34%) XML
28 122 (9.85%) RDBMS
29 117 (9.45%) ETL

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
1 104 (8.40%) WebLogic
2 84 (6.79%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 63 (5.09%) IIS
4 52 (4.20%) Tomcat
5 50 (4.04%) WebSphere
6 47 (3.80%) Apache
7 42 (3.39%) JBoss
7 42 (3.39%) SharePoint
8 32 (2.58%) Oracle Workflow
9 25 (2.02%) Oracle Coherence
9 25 (2.02%) SAS
10 23 (1.86%) Confluence
11 17 (1.37%) Apache Spark
12 14 (1.13%) Oracle Service Bus
13 13 (1.05%) Elasticsearch
13 13 (1.05%) WebSphere Application Server
14 11 (0.89%) IBM Notes
14 11 (0.89%) MS Exchange
15 8 (0.65%) Apache Pig
15 8 (0.65%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 39 (3.15%) Microsoft Office
2 22 (1.78%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (0.32%) Microsoft Project
4 3 (0.24%) ArchiCAD
4 3 (0.24%) AutoCAD
4 3 (0.24%) MicroStation
4 3 (0.24%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.24%) Revit
5 2 (0.16%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (0.081%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 59 (4.77%) Oracle EBS
2 50 (4.04%) Oracle EBS R12
3 47 (3.80%) Oracle Applications
4 21 (1.70%) Oracle BPM
5 17 (1.37%) Oracle ERP
6 16 (1.29%) Oracle 11i
7 8 (0.65%) SAP ERP
8 5 (0.40%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 5 (0.40%) Oracle Assets
8 5 (0.40%) Oracle Payables
8 5 (0.40%) Oracle Receivables
9 4 (0.32%) Dynamics CRM
9 4 (0.32%) Oracle CRM
9 4 (0.32%) Oracle Payroll
9 4 (0.32%) SAP Payroll
9 4 (0.32%) Siebel CRM
10 3 (0.24%) FLEXCUBE
10 3 (0.24%) JDE EnterpriseOne
10 3 (0.24%) SAP FI
10 3 (0.24%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 90 (7.27%) Amazon AWS
2 58 (4.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 37 (2.99%) SaaS
4 26 (2.10%) Power Platform
5 14 (1.13%) PaaS
6 12 (0.97%) IaaS
7 11 (0.89%) Amazon S3
8 9 (0.73%) Amazon EC2
8 9 (0.73%) Serverless
9 8 (0.65%) Google Cloud Platform
10 7 (0.57%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 6 (0.48%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 6 (0.48%) AWS Lambda
12 5 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
12 5 (0.40%) IBM Cloud
12 5 (0.40%) Office 365
13 4 (0.32%) BlazeMeter
13 4 (0.32%) GitHub
14 3 (0.24%) AWS CloudTrail
14 3 (0.24%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 26 (2.10%) DNS
2 24 (1.94%) Firewall
3 23 (1.86%) DHCP
4 18 (1.45%) Internet
5 17 (1.37%) SAN
6 7 (0.57%) SSL
6 7 (0.57%) TCP/IP
6 7 (0.57%) VSAN
7 6 (0.48%) VLAN
8 5 (0.40%) HTTP
8 5 (0.40%) WebEx
9 4 (0.32%) VoIP
9 4 (0.32%) VPN
10 3 (0.24%) GPRS
10 3 (0.24%) GSM
10 3 (0.24%) LAN
10 3 (0.24%) PuTTY
10 3 (0.24%) UMTS
10 3 (0.24%) WAN
11 2 (0.16%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 340 (27.46%) Oracle Database 11g
2 330 (26.66%) SQL Server
3 224 (18.09%) Oracle Database 12c
4 179 (14.46%) Relational Database
5 171 (13.81%) Data Warehouse
6 152 (12.28%) Oracle Database 10g
7 148 (11.95%) Oracle Reports
8 122 (9.85%) RDBMS
9 105 (8.48%) MySQL
10 88 (7.11%) PostgreSQL
11 55 (4.44%) Hadoop
12 54 (4.36%) Big Data
13 52 (4.20%) Oracle BI EE
14 50 (4.04%) Oracle ODI
15 46 (3.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 43 (3.47%) BusinessObjects
17 42 (3.39%) MongoDB
18 40 (3.23%) Oracle BI Publisher
19 39 (3.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 35 (2.83%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 109 (8.80%) Oracle Forms
2 80 (6.46%) Git (software)
3 71 (5.74%) Jenkins
3 71 (5.74%) JIRA
4 57 (4.60%) Oracle APEX
5 50 (4.04%) Maven
6 32 (2.58%) Visual Studio
7 31 (2.50%) Toad
8 30 (2.42%) Bitbucket
9 27 (2.18%) Subversion
10 22 (1.78%) Artifactory
11 19 (1.53%) Eclipse
11 19 (1.53%) ProC
12 18 (1.45%) JUnit
13 16 (1.29%) Team Foundation Server
14 14 (1.13%) JMeter
15 13 (1.05%) Cucumber
15 13 (1.05%) Gradle
16 12 (0.97%) Selenium
17 11 (0.89%) TeamCity
General
1 320 (25.85%) Finance
2 150 (12.12%) Banking
3 64 (5.17%) Investment Banking
4 47 (3.80%) Front Office
4 47 (3.80%) Manufacturing
5 46 (3.72%) Retail
6 30 (2.42%) Telecoms
7 27 (2.18%) Legal
8 20 (1.62%) Financial Institution
9 16 (1.29%) Marketing
10 13 (1.05%) Back Office
10 13 (1.05%) Billing
11 12 (0.97%) Games
11 12 (0.97%) General Ledger
12 11 (0.89%) Aerospace
13 6 (0.48%) Electronics
14 4 (0.32%) Law
14 4 (0.32%) Publishing
15 3 (0.24%) Advertising
15 3 (0.24%) Military
Job Titles
1 440 (35.54%) Developer
2 253 (20.44%) DBA
3 210 (16.96%) Oracle Developer
4 184 (14.86%) Oracle DBA
5 126 (10.18%) Administrator
6 122 (9.85%) Analyst
7 92 (7.43%) Senior Developer
8 75 (6.06%) Architect
9 74 (5.98%) Java Developer
10 65 (5.25%) Applications Support
11 56 (4.52%) SQL Developer
12 51 (4.12%) Consultant
13 46 (3.72%) PL/SQL Developer
14 42 (3.39%) Software Engineer
15 39 (3.15%) Senior Oracle Developer
16 38 (3.07%) Support Analyst
17 36 (2.91%) Database Developer
17 36 (2.91%) SQL DBA
18 31 (2.50%) Technical Consultant
19 30 (2.42%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 128 (10.34%) Web Services
1 128 (10.34%) XML
2 97 (7.84%) HTML
3 94 (7.59%) .NET
4 80 (6.46%) Spring
5 78 (6.30%) CSS
6 61 (4.93%) J2EE
7 48 (3.88%) Middleware
8 47 (3.80%) SOAP
9 42 (3.39%) Hibernate
9 42 (3.39%) REST
10 41 (3.31%) ASP.NET
11 36 (2.91%) Java EE
12 34 (2.75%) jQuery
12 34 (2.75%) Oracle Fusion
13 31 (2.50%) JMS
14 27 (2.18%) .NET Framework
15 26 (2.10%) AngularJS
15 26 (2.10%) Oracle GoldenGate
16 24 (1.94%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 161 (13.00%) Analytical Skills
2 62 (5.01%) Fintech
3 44 (3.55%) Replication
4 42 (3.39%) Self-Motivation
5 37 (2.99%) Enterprise Software
6 26 (2.10%) Clustering
6 26 (2.10%) Greenfield Project
7 23 (1.86%) Data Centre
7 23 (1.86%) Data Structures
7 23 (1.86%) Equities
8 22 (1.78%) Fixed Income
9 21 (1.70%) Algorithms
9 21 (1.70%) Linux Command Line
9 21 (1.70%) Management Information System
10 19 (1.53%) Freedom of Information
11 16 (1.29%) Credit Risk
12 13 (1.05%) Market Risk
12 13 (1.05%) N-Tier
13 12 (0.97%) Life Science
14 8 (0.65%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 385 (31.10%) Linux
2 297 (23.99%) Unix
3 209 (16.88%) Windows
4 71 (5.74%) Windows Server
5 59 (4.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 32 (2.58%) Solaris
7 31 (2.50%) AIX
8 23 (1.86%) Windows Server 2012
9 18 (1.45%) Windows Server 2008
10 16 (1.29%) Oracle Linux
11 13 (1.05%) Windows Server 2003
12 9 (0.73%) CentOS
12 9 (0.73%) Debian
13 7 (0.57%) Windows 7
14 5 (0.40%) HPUX
14 5 (0.40%) Ubuntu
14 5 (0.40%) Windows NT
15 4 (0.32%) Apple iOS
16 3 (0.24%) SUSE
16 3 (0.24%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 361 (29.16%) Agile Software Development
2 191 (15.43%) Performance Tuning
3 165 (13.33%) Problem-Solving
4 160 (12.92%) Business Intelligence
5 144 (11.63%) SDLC
6 141 (11.39%) DevOps
7 117 (9.45%) ETL
8 108 (8.72%) Scrum
9 101 (8.16%) ITIL
10 99 (8.00%) SOA
11 98 (7.92%) Software Engineering
12 95 (7.67%) Data Modelling
13 94 (7.59%) Migration
14 93 (7.51%) Analytics
15 86 (6.95%) Mentoring
16 83 (6.70%) Computer Science
17 79 (6.38%) ERP
18 74 (5.98%) Unit Testing
19 72 (5.82%) Test Automation
20 66 (5.33%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 803 (64.86%) SQL
2 484 (39.10%) PL/SQL
3 387 (31.26%) Java
4 143 (11.55%) Shell Script
5 116 (9.37%) JavaScript
6 88 (7.11%) C#
7 75 (6.06%) Python
8 68 (5.49%) C
9 61 (4.93%) T-SQL
10 58 (4.68%) Bash Shell
11 46 (3.72%) PowerShell
12 35 (2.83%) Java 8
13 32 (2.58%) C++
14 30 (2.42%) PHP
15 24 (1.94%) Perl
15 24 (1.94%) VB.NET
16 20 (1.62%) Korn
17 17 (1.37%) Scala
18 16 (1.29%) AWK
19 15 (1.21%) VB
Qualifications
1 138 (11.15%) Degree
2 103 (8.32%) Security Cleared
3 54 (4.36%) Oracle Certification
4 50 (4.04%) Computer Science Degree
5 47 (3.80%) SC Cleared
6 36 (2.91%) OCP
7 33 (2.67%) DV Cleared
8 14 (1.13%) Microsoft Certification
9 10 (0.81%) OCA
10 8 (0.65%) CISSP
11 6 (0.48%) ISEB
12 5 (0.40%) AWS Certification
12 5 (0.40%) CCNA
12 5 (0.40%) CCNP
12 5 (0.40%) Cisco Certification
12 5 (0.40%) Master's Degree
12 5 (0.40%) MCSE
13 4 (0.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 4 (0.32%) RHCE
13 4 (0.32%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 96 (7.75%) QA
2 35 (2.83%) SLA
3 20 (1.62%) Data Quality
4 10 (0.81%) Basel III
4 10 (0.81%) GAMP
5 8 (0.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 6 (0.48%) GDPR
6 6 (0.48%) PMO
7 4 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 4 (0.32%) PCI DSS
8 2 (0.16%) COBIT
8 2 (0.16%) MiFID
8 2 (0.16%) PA-DSS
9 1 (0.081%) Dodd-Frank
9 1 (0.081%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 112 (9.05%) Oracle RAC
2 59 (4.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 39 (3.15%) Active Directory
4 31 (2.50%) Virtual Machines
5 27 (2.18%) Docker
6 23 (1.86%) Hyper-V
7 15 (1.21%) HDFS
8 12 (0.97%) Virtual Servers
8 12 (0.97%) VMware ESXi
9 7 (0.57%) Tivoli Directory Server
10 5 (0.40%) Oracle Clusterware
10 5 (0.40%) Postfix
11 4 (0.32%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 3 (0.24%) Gluster
12 3 (0.24%) vSphere
13 2 (0.16%) Corosync
13 2 (0.16%) Terminal Server
14 1 (0.081%) Citrix Hypervisor
14 1 (0.081%) XenApp
14 1 (0.081%) zsh
Systems Management
1 116 (9.37%) Data Guard
2 101 (8.16%) Oracle RMAN
3 57 (4.60%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 53 (4.28%) Ansible
5 37 (2.99%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
6 28 (2.26%) Puppet
7 24 (1.94%) Terraform
8 21 (1.70%) Kubernetes
9 16 (1.29%) Oracle Identity Management
10 13 (1.05%) vCenter Server
11 12 (0.97%) HP Quality Center
12 10 (0.81%) Tivoli
13 9 (0.73%) CA Single Sign-On
13 9 (0.73%) Oracle Identity Manager
13 9 (0.73%) Tivoli Identity Manager
14 8 (0.65%) Hadoop YARN
14 8 (0.65%) Nagios
14 8 (0.65%) NetBackup
15 7 (0.57%) ITRS Geneos
15 7 (0.57%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 1,238 (100.00%) Oracle
2 175 (14.14%) Microsoft
3 81 (6.54%) VMware
4 73 (5.90%) SAP
5 56 (4.52%) IBM
6 40 (3.23%) Red Hat
7 38 (3.07%) HP
8 23 (1.86%) Bloomberg
8 23 (1.86%) Sybase
9 21 (1.70%) Cognos
9 21 (1.70%) Tableau
10 19 (1.53%) Cloudera
10 19 (1.53%) Informatica
11 16 (1.29%) Fidessa
12 15 (1.21%) GoldenSource
12 15 (1.21%) Sun
13 14 (1.13%) Citrix
13 14 (1.13%) Retek
14 13 (1.05%) Cisco
15 12 (0.97%) MuleSoft