Period
to 22 May 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 22 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
UK
6 months to
22 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 281 271 199
Rank change year-on-year -10 -72 -36
Permanent jobs citing Oracle Database 2,037 2,061 3,573
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.19% 1.22% 1.78%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.87% 3.94% 5.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1,540 1,523 2,809
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £33,500 £31,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £73,750 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +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 52,679 52,253 62,311
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 30.68% 30.92% 31.02%
Number of salaries quoted 43,327 44,345 53,017
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,000 £42,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% +1.20% +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 22 May 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 22 May 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 -3 1,865 £50,000 - 198
UK excluding London +2 1,381 £47,500 +5.56% 160
London -8 631 £62,500 +4.17% 66
South East +62 495 £50,000 - 52
North of England -29 270 £40,000 -5.88% 30
East of England -29 252 £50,000 - 22
North West +11 136 £44,000 +3.53% 14
Scotland -9 129 £44,500 -1.11% 22
Midlands +4 119 £45,000 +8.43% 16
Yorkshire -17 115 £38,500 -9.41% 13
South West -61 103 £39,000 -13.33% 12
East Midlands +29 67 £40,000 +20.30% 9
West Midlands -21 52 £45,000 +5.88% 7
Wales -8 24 £42,500 +6.25% 5
North East -5 20 £37,500 -16.67% 3
Northern Ireland -5 8 £65,000 +85.71% 1
Isle of Man - 1 £50,000 -

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 2,037 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1,268 (62.25%) SQL
3 728 (35.74%) SQL Server
4 724 (35.54%) Linux
5 677 (33.24%) PL/SQL
6 605 (29.70%) Oracle Database 11g
7 548 (26.90%) Java
8 545 (26.76%) Finance
9 506 (24.84%) Unix
10 496 (24.35%) Agile Software Development
11 459 (22.53%) Windows
12 430 (21.11%) Microsoft
13 426 (20.91%) Oracle Database 12c
14 356 (17.48%) Relational Database
15 355 (17.43%) Oracle Database 10g
16 332 (16.30%) Problem-Solving
17 328 (16.10%) Performance Tuning
18 308 (15.12%) Degree
19 281 (13.79%) Web Services
19 281 (13.79%) .NET
20 276 (13.55%) ITIL
21 266 (13.06%) RDBMS
22 234 (11.49%) Middleware
23 233 (11.44%) Oracle Reports
24 225 (11.05%) Windows Server
25 223 (10.95%) Analytical Skills
26 216 (10.60%) Business Intelligence
27 214 (10.51%) JavaScript
28 195 (9.57%) Shell Script
29 187 (9.18%) 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
1 169 (8.30%) WebLogic
2 158 (7.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 117 (5.74%) Tomcat
4 108 (5.30%) WebSphere
5 98 (4.81%) Apache
6 85 (4.17%) JBoss
7 71 (3.49%) Oracle Service Bus
8 67 (3.29%) Confluence
9 47 (2.31%) IIS
10 41 (2.01%) SAS
11 31 (1.52%) SharePoint
12 27 (1.33%) MS Exchange
13 24 (1.18%) OpenStack
14 22 (1.08%) Elasticsearch
15 18 (0.88%) Oracle Application Server
15 18 (0.88%) WebSphere Application Server
16 17 (0.83%) Apache Spark
16 17 (0.83%) GlassFish
17 16 (0.79%) WebSphere Portal
18 14 (0.69%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 51 (2.50%) Microsoft Excel
2 50 (2.45%) Microsoft Office
3 11 (0.54%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 9 (0.44%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.20%) Weka
6 1 (0.049%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.049%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 119 (5.84%) Oracle EBS
2 91 (4.47%) Oracle EBS R12
3 55 (2.70%) Oracle Applications
4 45 (2.21%) Dynamics CRM
5 35 (1.72%) Oracle 11i
6 27 (1.33%) Markit EDM
7 20 (0.98%) NetSuite
7 20 (0.98%) Oracle BPM
8 18 (0.88%) Dynamics AX
8 18 (0.88%) Dynamics NAV
9 17 (0.83%) Oracle Assets
9 17 (0.83%) Oracle Payables
9 17 (0.83%) Oracle Receivables
9 17 (0.83%) Unit4 Business World
10 15 (0.74%) Documaker
11 14 (0.69%) Oracle HRMS
11 14 (0.69%) Oracle Payroll
12 13 (0.64%) Oracle General Ledger
13 9 (0.44%) Oracle Cash Management
14 8 (0.39%) TIBCO iProcess
Cloud Services
1 147 (7.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 144 (7.07%) Amazon AWS
3 58 (2.85%) PaaS
4 55 (2.70%) IaaS
5 52 (2.55%) SaaS
6 22 (1.08%) Cloud Computing
7 21 (1.03%) GitHub
8 20 (0.98%) Amazon EC2
9 17 (0.83%) FinancialForce
10 16 (0.79%) Bluemix
10 16 (0.79%) IBM Cloud
10 16 (0.79%) Office 365
11 11 (0.54%) AWS CloudFormation
12 9 (0.44%) CloudFront
13 7 (0.34%) OpenShift
14 6 (0.29%) Amazon Glacier
14 6 (0.29%) Amazon S3
14 6 (0.29%) Google Cloud Platform
14 6 (0.29%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 4 (0.20%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 67 (3.29%) DNS
2 46 (2.26%) DHCP
3 43 (2.11%) SAN
4 42 (2.06%) TCP/IP
5 38 (1.87%) HTTP
6 36 (1.77%) Firewall
7 33 (1.62%) FTP
8 29 (1.42%) SSL
9 27 (1.33%) Internet
9 27 (1.33%) SSH
10 20 (0.98%) SMTP
10 20 (0.98%) WAN
11 19 (0.93%) NAS
12 16 (0.79%) SNMP
13 15 (0.74%) Cisco Nexus
13 15 (0.74%) HTTPS
13 15 (0.74%) ICMP
13 15 (0.74%) OpenVPN
13 15 (0.74%) POP3
13 15 (0.74%) WPA2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 728 (35.74%) SQL Server
2 605 (29.70%) Oracle Database 11g
3 426 (20.91%) Oracle Database 12c
4 356 (17.48%) Relational Database
5 355 (17.43%) Oracle Database 10g
6 266 (13.06%) RDBMS
7 233 (11.44%) Oracle Reports
8 167 (8.20%) Data Warehouse
9 160 (7.85%) MySQL
10 99 (4.86%) PostgreSQL
11 97 (4.76%) BusinessObjects
12 80 (3.93%) MongoDB
13 79 (3.88%) SQL Server 2008
14 74 (3.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 73 (3.58%) Oracle BI EE
15 73 (3.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 58 (2.85%) Big Data
17 55 (2.70%) Oracle Exadata
18 44 (2.16%) SQL Server 2012
19 42 (2.06%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 182 (8.93%) Git (software)
2 141 (6.92%) JIRA
3 126 (6.19%) Jenkins
4 114 (5.60%) Oracle Forms
5 91 (4.47%) JUnit
6 88 (4.32%) Oracle APEX
7 86 (4.22%) Subversion
8 85 (4.17%) Maven
9 69 (3.39%) Visual Studio
10 42 (2.06%) Eclipse
11 39 (1.91%) Gradle
12 38 (1.87%) Ant
12 38 (1.87%) Toad
13 33 (1.62%) IntelliJ
14 26 (1.28%) Team Foundation Server
15 25 (1.23%) Selenium
16 23 (1.13%) Sonatype Nexus
17 22 (1.08%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
18 17 (0.83%) Gerrit
19 14 (0.69%) Vagrant
General
1 545 (26.76%) Finance
2 180 (8.84%) Banking
3 86 (4.22%) Advertising
4 69 (3.39%) Retail
5 68 (3.34%) Investment Banking
5 68 (3.34%) Telecoms
6 58 (2.85%) Financial Institution
7 55 (2.70%) Front Office
8 47 (2.31%) Legal
9 46 (2.26%) Manufacturing
10 41 (2.01%) Marketing
11 39 (1.91%) Publishing
12 30 (1.47%) Games
13 24 (1.18%) Electronics
14 18 (0.88%) Automotive
15 15 (0.74%) Law
16 14 (0.69%) German Language
17 8 (0.39%) Back Office
18 7 (0.34%) Local Government
18 7 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 648 (31.81%) Developer
2 529 (25.97%) DBA
3 403 (19.78%) Oracle DBA
4 263 (12.91%) Oracle Developer
5 242 (11.88%) Administrator
6 196 (9.62%) Analyst
7 173 (8.49%) Java Developer
8 151 (7.41%) Applications Support
9 145 (7.12%) SQL DBA
10 143 (7.02%) Consultant
11 111 (5.45%) SQL Developer
12 104 (5.11%) Support Analyst
13 97 (4.76%) Architect
14 86 (4.22%) Software Developer
15 85 (4.17%) Senior Developer
16 81 (3.98%) PL/SQL Developer
17 80 (3.93%) Senior DBA
18 68 (3.34%) Applications Support Analyst
19 60 (2.95%) Support Engineer
20 59 (2.90%) Senior Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 281 (13.79%) .NET
1 281 (13.79%) Web Services
2 234 (11.49%) Middleware
3 159 (7.81%) XML
4 146 (7.17%) HTML
5 144 (7.07%) J2EE
5 144 (7.07%) Spring
6 117 (5.74%) SOAP
7 88 (4.32%) Hibernate
8 84 (4.12%) CSS
9 78 (3.83%) Oracle GoldenGate
10 77 (3.78%) Oracle Fusion
11 70 (3.44%) Java EE
11 70 (3.44%) RESTful
12 58 (2.85%) EJB
13 57 (2.80%) jQuery
14 56 (2.75%) .NET Framework
15 55 (2.70%) JSF
16 54 (2.65%) JMS
17 49 (2.41%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 223 (10.95%) Analytical Skills
2 161 (7.90%) Computer Science
3 108 (5.30%) Clustering
4 80 (3.93%) Enterprise Software
5 71 (3.49%) Replication
6 64 (3.14%) Self-Motivation
7 58 (2.85%) Linux Command Line
8 48 (2.36%) Data Centre
9 46 (2.26%) Management Information System
10 45 (2.21%) Algorithms
11 36 (1.77%) Equities
12 35 (1.72%) Fixed Income
13 22 (1.08%) Client/Server
13 22 (1.08%) Hybrid Cloud
13 22 (1.08%) Life Science
14 21 (1.03%) Private Cloud
15 20 (0.98%) Fintech
15 20 (0.98%) User Experience
16 18 (0.88%) Greenfield Project
17 16 (0.79%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 724 (35.54%) Linux
2 506 (24.84%) Unix
3 459 (22.53%) Windows
4 225 (11.05%) Windows Server
5 168 (8.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 149 (7.31%) Solaris
7 68 (3.34%) Windows Server 2008
8 52 (2.55%) AIX
9 40 (1.96%) Windows Server 2012
10 37 (1.82%) HPUX
11 23 (1.13%) CentOS
12 20 (0.98%) Android
12 20 (0.98%) Windows 7
13 19 (0.93%) Oracle Linux
14 13 (0.64%) Windows Server 2003
15 9 (0.44%) Windows 10
16 7 (0.34%) Ubuntu
17 6 (0.29%) Apple iOS
17 6 (0.29%) VMS
18 4 (0.20%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 496 (24.35%) Agile Software Development
2 332 (16.30%) Problem-Solving
3 328 (16.10%) Performance Tuning
4 276 (13.55%) ITIL
5 216 (10.60%) Business Intelligence
6 183 (8.98%) Scrum
7 164 (8.05%) High Availability
8 159 (7.81%) SOA
9 157 (7.71%) SDLC
10 144 (7.07%) DevOps
11 141 (6.92%) Disaster Recovery
12 135 (6.63%) Software Engineering
13 131 (6.43%) Continuous Integration
13 131 (6.43%) Migration
14 124 (6.09%) OO
15 109 (5.35%) ETL
16 106 (5.20%) TDD
17 95 (4.66%) MVC
18 91 (4.47%) Mentoring
19 86 (4.22%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 1,268 (62.25%) SQL
2 677 (33.24%) PL/SQL
3 548 (26.90%) Java
4 214 (10.51%) JavaScript
5 195 (9.57%) Shell Script
6 187 (9.18%) C#
7 158 (7.76%) Python
8 117 (5.74%) Bash Shell
9 107 (5.25%) PowerShell
10 90 (4.42%) T-SQL
11 58 (2.85%) Java 8
12 49 (2.41%) Perl
13 44 (2.16%) C++
14 39 (1.91%) C
15 38 (1.87%) VB
16 34 (1.67%) PHP
17 29 (1.42%) Korn
18 28 (1.37%) VB.NET
19 24 (1.18%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
20 20 (0.98%) Scala
Qualifications
1 308 (15.12%) Degree
2 101 (4.96%) Oracle Certification
3 92 (4.52%) Computer Science Degree
4 87 (4.27%) Microsoft Certification
5 82 (4.03%) Security Cleared
6 74 (3.63%) OCP
7 56 (2.75%) SC Cleared
8 55 (2.70%) ITIL Certification
9 40 (1.96%) MCSA
10 29 (1.42%) DV Cleared
11 26 (1.28%) MCSE
11 26 (1.28%) Numerate Degree
12 14 (0.69%) ISTQB
12 14 (0.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 14 (0.69%) Master's Degree
13 13 (0.64%) MCP
14 12 (0.59%) MCDBA
15 9 (0.44%) ISEB
15 9 (0.44%) OCA
15 9 (0.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 113 (5.55%) QA
2 52 (2.55%) Data Quality
3 49 (2.41%) SLA
4 24 (1.18%) PCI DSS
5 20 (0.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 11 (0.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 8 (0.39%) GAMP
8 7 (0.34%) PMO
9 4 (0.20%) ISO 9001
10 2 (0.098%) ISO/IEC 20000
11 1 (0.049%) COREP
11 1 (0.049%) GCP
11 1 (0.049%) GDPR
11 1 (0.049%) ISO 20022
11 1 (0.049%) ISO 22301
11 1 (0.049%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 161 (7.90%) Oracle RAC
2 120 (5.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 90 (4.42%) Active Directory
4 55 (2.70%) Docker
5 52 (2.55%) Hyper-V
6 37 (1.82%) Virtual Machines
7 21 (1.03%) VirtualBox
8 15 (0.74%) Samba
8 15 (0.74%) VMware ESXi
9 10 (0.49%) HDFS
10 9 (0.44%) Xen
11 5 (0.25%) Apache Flume
11 5 (0.25%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 5 (0.25%) Virtual Servers
12 4 (0.20%) KVM
13 3 (0.15%) NFS
13 3 (0.15%) Oracle Clusterware
13 3 (0.15%) XenDesktop
14 2 (0.098%) Veritas Volume Manager
14 2 (0.098%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 161 (7.90%) Data Guard
2 150 (7.36%) Oracle RMAN
3 93 (4.57%) Ansible
4 80 (3.93%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 56 (2.75%) Puppet
6 49 (2.41%) Opscode Chef
7 43 (2.11%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
8 30 (1.47%) Kubernetes
8 30 (1.47%) Nagios
9 27 (1.33%) Single Sign-On
10 19 (0.93%) Tivoli
11 16 (0.79%) Tivoli Monitoring
12 15 (0.74%) HP Quality Center
12 15 (0.74%) ITRS Geneos
12 15 (0.74%) Rancher
12 15 (0.74%) Sysdig
12 15 (0.74%) vRealize
13 13 (0.64%) Microsoft Clustering
14 12 (0.59%) Failover Clustering
15 11 (0.54%) Packer
Vendors
1 2,037 (100.00%) Oracle
2 430 (21.11%) Microsoft
3 145 (7.12%) Red Hat
3 145 (7.12%) VMware
4 96 (4.71%) IBM
5 64 (3.14%) SAP
6 61 (2.99%) HP
7 53 (2.60%) Bloomberg
8 43 (2.11%) WorldPay
9 40 (1.96%) ServiceNow
10 34 (1.67%) Fidessa
11 31 (1.52%) Splunk
12 30 (1.47%) Informatica
13 27 (1.33%) Vermilion
14 26 (1.28%) Cisco
14 26 (1.28%) Remedy
14 26 (1.28%) Sybase
14 26 (1.28%) Tableau
15 25 (1.23%) AppDynamics
16 23 (1.13%) Siebel