Period
to 19 August 2017

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 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
UK
6 months to
19 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 285 219 151
Rank change year-on-year -66 -68 -4
Permanent jobs citing Oracle Database 2115 3059 4726
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.20% 1.55% 2.17%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.89% 5.16% 6.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1556 2287 3793
UK median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £31,500 £31,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £73,700
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Oracle Database is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 54325 59227 69040
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 30.71% 30.03% 31.76%
Number of salaries quoted 45217 50571 58229
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% +2.27%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% -

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 19 August 2017.

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 19 August 2017. 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 -58 1925 £47,500 -5.00% 100
UK excluding London -43 1350 £45,000 - 77
London -68 721 £57,500 -4.17% 32
South East -19 392 £47,500 - 23
North of England -31 332 £44,250 +10.63% 14
East of England -22 242 £48,250 +1.58% 11
Yorkshire -30 150 £45,000 +12.50% 6
Midlands -41 150 £42,500 -1.16% 10
North West -38 126 £44,000 -2.22% 6
West Midlands -7 107 £42,500 -2.30% 4
Scotland -37 99 £40,000 -20.40% 7
South West -75 97 £38,500 -16.30% 10
North East +45 56 £45,000 +21.62% 2
Wales +17 43 £40,000 -4.19%
East Midlands -39 43 £40,000 -11.11% 6
Northern Ireland -13 4 - -

For the 6 months to 19 August 2017, IT jobs citing Oracle Database also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Oracle Database.

1 2115 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1443 (68.23%) SQL
3 881 (41.65%) PL/SQL
4 661 (31.25%) Finance
5 651 (30.78%) Oracle Database 11g
6 617 (29.17%) Java
7 559 (26.43%) Linux
8 538 (25.44%) SQL Server
9 527 (24.92%) Unix
10 506 (23.92%) Agile Software Development
11 428 (20.24%) Degree
12 418 (19.76%) Oracle Database 12c
13 369 (17.45%) Windows
14 361 (17.07%) Performance Tuning
15 357 (16.88%) Relational Database
16 349 (16.50%) Oracle Database 10g
17 285 (13.48%) ETL
18 279 (13.19%) Banking
19 277 (13.10%) Web Services
20 276 (13.05%) Data Warehouse
20 276 (13.05%) Computer Science
21 264 (12.48%) RDBMS
22 263 (12.43%) JavaScript
23 243 (11.49%) Business Intelligence
24 240 (11.35%) Shell Script
25 238 (11.25%) XML
26 229 (10.83%) Microsoft
27 216 (10.21%) HTML
28 213 (10.07%) Computer Science Degree
29 208 (9.83%) Spring

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
1 192 (9.08%) WebLogic
2 152 (7.19%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 140 (6.62%) Tomcat
4 124 (5.86%) JBoss
5 70 (3.31%) Apache
6 55 (2.60%) Oracle Service Bus
7 48 (2.27%) Confluence
8 43 (2.03%) Oracle Workflow
9 42 (1.99%) WebSphere
10 26 (1.23%) SharePoint
11 25 (1.18%) MS Exchange
12 23 (1.09%) Apache Spark
12 23 (1.09%) IIS
13 22 (1.04%) OpenStack
14 16 (0.76%) Oracle Coherence
15 14 (0.66%) Apache Pig
16 13 (0.61%) GlassFish
17 11 (0.52%) Oracle Application Server
18 8 (0.38%) Oracle Spatial
18 8 (0.38%) SAS
Applications
1 69 (3.26%) Microsoft Office
2 57 (2.70%) Microsoft Excel
3 21 (0.99%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 10 (0.47%) Microsoft Project
5 7 (0.33%) MS Visio
6 5 (0.24%) EngageOne
7 3 (0.14%) Siemens NX
8 1 (0.047%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 152 (7.19%) Oracle EBS
2 73 (3.45%) Oracle EBS R12
3 63 (2.98%) Oracle Applications
4 53 (2.51%) Oracle BPM
5 40 (1.89%) Oracle 11i
6 24 (1.13%) Oracle Payables
7 22 (1.04%) Oracle ERP
8 21 (0.99%) Oracle Financials
9 20 (0.95%) Oracle HRMS
9 20 (0.95%) Oracle Payroll
10 18 (0.85%) Oracle Receivables
11 14 (0.66%) Oracle General Ledger
12 13 (0.61%) Oracle Assets
12 13 (0.61%) Oracle Cash Management
12 13 (0.61%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
12 13 (0.61%) Teamcenter
13 11 (0.52%) Dynamics CRM
14 10 (0.47%) iTrent
15 8 (0.38%) Dynamics AX
15 8 (0.38%) Oracle E-Business Tax
Cloud Services
1 126 (5.96%) Amazon AWS
2 86 (4.07%) Microsoft Azure
3 35 (1.65%) SaaS
4 29 (1.37%) PaaS
5 23 (1.09%) IaaS
6 13 (0.61%) Cloud Computing
7 10 (0.47%) IBM Cloud
8 8 (0.38%) Oracle Service Cloud
8 8 (0.38%) SoftLayer
9 7 (0.33%) Bluemix
9 7 (0.33%) Office 365
10 5 (0.24%) Amazon EC2
11 4 (0.19%) Azure Active Directory
11 4 (0.19%) FinancialForce.com
11 4 (0.19%) GitHub
12 3 (0.14%) Amazon S3
13 2 (0.095%) Boomi
13 2 (0.095%) iPaaS
13 2 (0.095%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 1 (0.047%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 89 (4.21%) SAN
2 68 (3.22%) Firewall
3 50 (2.36%) DNS
4 42 (1.99%) NAS
5 33 (1.56%) Internet
6 31 (1.47%) TCP/IP
6 31 (1.47%) WAN
7 25 (1.18%) LAN
8 22 (1.04%) DHCP
9 20 (0.95%) HTTP
9 20 (0.95%) SSL
10 19 (0.90%) VPN
11 17 (0.80%) FTP
12 16 (0.76%) Ethernet
13 9 (0.43%) Network Security
14 8 (0.38%) SMS
15 7 (0.33%) VoIP
16 6 (0.28%) SNMP
17 5 (0.24%) HTTPS
17 5 (0.24%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 651 (30.78%) Oracle Database 11g
2 538 (25.44%) SQL Server
3 418 (19.76%) Oracle Database 12c
4 357 (16.88%) Relational Database
5 349 (16.50%) Oracle Database 10g
6 276 (13.05%) Data Warehouse
7 264 (12.48%) RDBMS
8 186 (8.79%) Oracle Reports
9 168 (7.94%) MySQL
10 147 (6.95%) Oracle ODI
11 108 (5.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 100 (4.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 86 (4.07%) Oracle BI EE
14 84 (3.97%) MongoDB
15 80 (3.78%) BusinessObjects
16 79 (3.74%) Oracle Exadata
17 62 (2.93%) DB2
17 62 (2.93%) SQL Server 2008
18 61 (2.88%) NoSQL
19 59 (2.79%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 139 (6.57%) Oracle Forms
2 117 (5.53%) JIRA
3 115 (5.44%) Jenkins
4 113 (5.34%) Git (software)
5 110 (5.20%) Oracle APEX
6 77 (3.64%) Subversion
7 72 (3.40%) Maven
8 58 (2.74%) JUnit
9 38 (1.80%) Bitbucket
10 35 (1.65%) Talend Open Studio
11 31 (1.47%) Toad
12 30 (1.42%) Eclipse
13 28 (1.32%) Visual Studio
14 26 (1.23%) Ant
15 24 (1.13%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
16 20 (0.95%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 20 (0.95%) Mercurial
17 18 (0.85%) Sonatype Nexus
17 18 (0.85%) Team Foundation Server
18 17 (0.80%) Hudson
General
1 661 (31.25%) Finance
2 279 (13.19%) Banking
3 203 (9.60%) Retail
4 176 (8.32%) Investment Banking
5 145 (6.86%) Retail Banking
6 93 (4.40%) Manufacturing
7 91 (4.30%) Marketing
8 78 (3.69%) Telecoms
9 73 (3.45%) Front Office
10 57 (2.70%) Electronics
11 36 (1.70%) Legal
12 27 (1.28%) Advertising
13 24 (1.13%) Publishing
14 13 (0.61%) Automotive
14 13 (0.61%) Financial Institution
15 10 (0.47%) General Ledger
16 8 (0.38%) Back Office
16 8 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
17 7 (0.33%) Music Industry
18 5 (0.24%) Games
Job Titles
1 831 (39.29%) Developer
2 468 (22.13%) Oracle Developer
3 417 (19.72%) DBA
4 284 (13.43%) Oracle DBA
5 270 (12.77%) Analyst
6 256 (12.10%) Java Developer
7 203 (9.60%) SQL Developer
8 191 (9.03%) Administrator
9 165 (7.80%) Senior Developer
10 147 (6.95%) Architect
11 115 (5.44%) PL/SQL Developer
12 107 (5.06%) Oracle Analyst
13 106 (5.01%) Consultant
14 97 (4.59%) SQL DBA
15 90 (4.26%) Support Analyst
16 87 (4.11%) Database Developer
17 76 (3.59%) .NET Developer
17 76 (3.59%) Oracle Database Developer
18 73 (3.45%) Applications Support
18 73 (3.45%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 277 (13.10%) Web Services
2 238 (11.25%) XML
3 216 (10.21%) HTML
4 208 (9.83%) Spring
5 203 (9.60%) .NET
6 190 (8.98%) Middleware
7 164 (7.75%) J2EE
8 157 (7.42%) Hibernate
9 128 (6.05%) CSS
10 115 (5.44%) Oracle Fusion
11 101 (4.78%) Oracle GoldenGate
11 101 (4.78%) REST
12 96 (4.54%) SOAP
13 88 (4.16%) jQuery
14 87 (4.11%) AngularJS
15 85 (4.02%) Java EE
16 72 (3.40%) XSLT
17 71 (3.36%) JSON
18 60 (2.84%) .NET Framework
19 56 (2.65%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 276 (13.05%) Computer Science
2 189 (8.94%) Analytical Skills
3 103 (4.87%) Management Information System
4 76 (3.59%) Derivative
5 63 (2.98%) Replication
6 61 (2.88%) Data Centre
7 59 (2.79%) Clustering
7 59 (2.79%) Credit Risk
8 56 (2.65%) Algorithms
8 56 (2.65%) Enterprise Software
9 46 (2.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 46 (2.17%) Greenfield Project
10 44 (2.08%) Reference Data
11 40 (1.89%) Fintech
12 35 (1.65%) Linux Command Line
13 28 (1.32%) Enterprise Storage
14 27 (1.28%) Virtual Team
15 25 (1.18%) Client/Server
15 25 (1.18%) N-Tier
16 18 (0.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 559 (26.43%) Linux
2 527 (24.92%) Unix
3 369 (17.45%) Windows
4 110 (5.20%) Solaris
5 109 (5.15%) Windows Server
6 52 (2.46%) Oracle Linux
7 40 (1.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 38 (1.80%) AIX
8 38 (1.80%) Windows Server 2012
9 23 (1.09%) Windows Server 2008
10 20 (0.95%) Windows 7
11 8 (0.38%) CentOS
12 7 (0.33%) VMS
13 5 (0.24%) Ubuntu
14 4 (0.19%) Android
14 4 (0.19%) Windows Server 2003
15 3 (0.14%) Data ONTAP
16 2 (0.095%) HPUX
16 2 (0.095%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
16 2 (0.095%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 506 (23.92%) Agile Software Development
2 361 (17.07%) Performance Tuning
3 285 (13.48%) ETL
4 243 (11.49%) Business Intelligence
5 180 (8.51%) ITIL
6 176 (8.32%) High Availability
7 173 (8.18%) Asset Management
8 171 (8.09%) Scrum
9 167 (7.90%) Software Engineering
10 163 (7.71%) SDLC
11 160 (7.57%) SOA
12 153 (7.23%) Data Modelling
13 152 (7.19%) Wealth Management
14 150 (7.09%) Project Management
15 127 (6.00%) DevOps
16 121 (5.72%) Continuous Integration
17 111 (5.25%) ERP
18 107 (5.06%) MVC
19 105 (4.96%) TDD
20 103 (4.87%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1443 (68.23%) SQL
2 881 (41.65%) PL/SQL
3 617 (29.17%) Java
4 263 (12.43%) JavaScript
5 240 (11.35%) Shell Script
6 180 (8.51%) C#
7 131 (6.19%) Python
8 113 (5.34%) T-SQL
9 101 (4.78%) Perl
10 77 (3.64%) C
11 58 (2.74%) PowerShell
12 51 (2.41%) C++
13 31 (1.47%) Bash Shell
14 30 (1.42%) VB
15 23 (1.09%) PHP
16 21 (0.99%) Scala
17 19 (0.90%) VBA
18 18 (0.85%) VB.NET
19 16 (0.76%) Ruby
20 15 (0.71%) R
Qualifications
1 428 (20.24%) Degree
2 213 (10.07%) Computer Science Degree
3 103 (4.87%) Security Cleared
4 83 (3.92%) Oracle Certification
5 53 (2.51%) Master's Degree
6 44 (2.08%) OCP
7 41 (1.94%) SC Cleared
8 26 (1.23%) DV Cleared
9 22 (1.04%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 20 (0.95%) Microsoft Certification
11 18 (0.85%) OCA
12 16 (0.76%) ISEB
12 16 (0.76%) Numerate Degree
13 14 (0.66%) ISTQB
14 12 (0.57%) ITIL Certification
14 12 (0.57%) MCP
15 10 (0.47%) Cisco Certification
16 9 (0.43%) MCSD
16 9 (0.43%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
17 8 (0.38%) MCAD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 66 (3.12%) QA
2 63 (2.98%) SLA
3 10 (0.47%) Data Quality
4 9 (0.43%) ISO 9001
5 7 (0.33%) GxP
5 7 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 7 (0.33%) PCI DSS
6 6 (0.28%) CRD IV
6 6 (0.28%) RosettaNet
6 6 (0.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 5 (0.24%) GAMP
7 5 (0.24%) Solvency II
8 4 (0.19%) GDPR
8 4 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 3 (0.14%) MiFID
10 2 (0.095%) COREP
10 2 (0.095%) DICOM
10 2 (0.095%) EMIR
10 2 (0.095%) HL7
10 2 (0.095%) IFRS
System Software
1 171 (8.09%) Oracle RAC
2 79 (3.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 60 (2.84%) Active Directory
4 57 (2.70%) Docker
5 35 (1.65%) Virtual Machines
6 16 (0.76%) Hyper-V
7 14 (0.66%) VMware ESXi
8 8 (0.38%) vSphere
9 6 (0.28%) Samba
10 5 (0.24%) NFS
10 5 (0.24%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
10 5 (0.24%) VMware Workstation
11 4 (0.19%) EMC RecoverPoint
11 4 (0.19%) Shibboleth
11 4 (0.19%) Virtual Desktop
12 3 (0.14%) KVM
12 3 (0.14%) Oracle Clusterware
12 3 (0.14%) vCloud
12 3 (0.14%) Virtual Servers
12 3 (0.14%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 158 (7.47%) Data Guard
2 148 (7.00%) Oracle RMAN
3 112 (5.30%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 65 (3.07%) Puppet
5 64 (3.03%) Control-M
6 55 (2.60%) Ansible
7 33 (1.56%) Tivoli
8 32 (1.51%) Kubernetes
9 29 (1.37%) Opscode Chef
10 27 (1.28%) NetBackup
11 26 (1.23%) Nagios
12 23 (1.09%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
13 20 (0.95%) Failover Clustering
14 15 (0.71%) Oracle Identity Management
15 11 (0.52%) ZABBIX
16 10 (0.47%) BladeLogic
17 9 (0.43%) Tivoli Storage Manager
18 8 (0.38%) Terraform
19 7 (0.33%) Backup Exec
20 6 (0.28%) Ganglia
Vendors
1 2115 (100.00%) Oracle
2 229 (10.83%) Microsoft
3 127 (6.00%) VMware
4 117 (5.53%) SAP
5 76 (3.59%) IBM
6 66 (3.12%) Informatica
7 61 (2.88%) Red Hat
8 52 (2.46%) Cisco
9 51 (2.41%) Murex
10 35 (1.65%) Sybase
10 35 (1.65%) Talend
11 30 (1.42%) Cognizant
11 30 (1.42%) Teradata
12 28 (1.32%) Tableau
13 26 (1.23%) BEA
13 26 (1.23%) Citrix
13 26 (1.23%) HP
14 24 (1.13%) Salesforce.com
15 23 (1.09%) Cognos
16 22 (1.04%) PeopleSoft