Period
to 10 May 2021

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Oracle products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Oracle over the 6 months to 10 May 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within the Oracle Corporation.

Oracle
UK
6 months to
10 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 68 48 42
Rank change year-on-year -20 -6 -5
Permanent jobs citing Oracle 3,664 5,083 8,127
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 4.18% 5.08% 5.54%
As % of the Vendors category 10.98% 12.42% 13.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2,441 3,649 6,119
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £33,500
25th Percentile £41,500 £43,500 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year -4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
75th Percentile £73,750 £77,500 £71,250
90th Percentile £92,500 £91,250 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

Oracle is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services.

All Vendors
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 33,364 40,913 60,977
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 38.03% 40.88% 41.55%
Number of salaries quoted 24,643 31,705 46,941
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,750 £27,500
25th Percentile £39,434 £37,500 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year - +5.00% +5.26%
75th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £86,250 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.11% - +5.88%

Oracle
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Oracle as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Oracle in the UK

Oracle
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Oracle.

Salary trend for Oracle in the UK

Oracle
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Oracle over the 6 months to 10 May 2021.

Salary histogram for Oracle in the UK

Oracle
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 within the UK over the 6 months to 10 May 2021. 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 -25 3,052 £55,000 -7.56% 539
UK excluding London -9 2,131 £50,000 - 370
London -41 1,162 £72,500 +3.57% 213
Work from Home +18 762 £54,000 -10.00% 95
North of England +15 582 £47,500 - 94
South East -16 477 £52,500 -4.55% 88
South West +4 327 £49,000 -2.00% 31
Midlands -5 324 £50,000 - 97
North West +16 273 £47,500 - 57
Scotland +18 239 £47,500 - 33
Yorkshire +4 208 £47,500 -5.00% 22
West Midlands -2 205 £50,000 +2.04% 56
East of England -46 120 £55,000 -4.35% 13
East Midlands -11 119 £45,000 -10.00% 41
North East +50 102 £51,750 +38.00% 15
Wales +4 37 £43,500 -8.42% 9
Northern Ireland -12 28 £35,000 -22.22% 6

For the 6 months to 10 May 2021, IT jobs citing Oracle 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.

1 1,669 (45.55%) SQL
2 1,225 (33.43%) Agile Software Development
3 1,125 (30.70%) Java
4 975 (26.61%) Azure
5 917 (25.03%) Finance
6 914 (24.95%) Microsoft
7 878 (23.96%) AWS
7 878 (23.96%) Social Skills
8 877 (23.94%) SQL Server
9 752 (20.52%) Python
10 719 (19.62%) DevOps
11 671 (18.31%) Linux
12 656 (17.90%) JavaScript
13 568 (15.50%) Windows
14 524 (14.30%) Migration
15 487 (13.29%) C#
16 479 (13.07%) ERP
17 453 (12.36%) PL/SQL
18 447 (12.20%) Software Engineering
19 445 (12.15%) Microservices
20 442 (12.06%) Web Services
21 440 (12.01%) Jenkins
21 440 (12.01%) Security Cleared
22 438 (11.95%) Problem-Solving
23 434 (11.84%) Oracle Database
24 429 (11.71%) Degree
25 409 (11.16%) Docker
26 405 (11.05%) Kubernetes
27 400 (10.92%) MySQL
28 393 (10.73%) Unix

Oracle
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
1 140 (3.82%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 139 (3.79%) Confluence
3 83 (2.27%) Apache Spark
4 74 (2.02%) WebLogic
5 72 (1.97%) Oracle Workflow
6 69 (1.88%) Elasticsearch
7 61 (1.66%) Tomcat
8 60 (1.64%) Apache
9 58 (1.58%) SharePoint
10 54 (1.47%) JBoss
10 54 (1.47%) SAS
11 46 (1.26%) IIS
11 46 (1.26%) WebSphere
12 27 (0.74%) CMS
13 25 (0.68%) BizTalk Server
14 22 (0.60%) Skype for Business
15 19 (0.52%) nginx
16 17 (0.46%) Oracle Application Server
17 16 (0.44%) WebSphere Application Server
18 15 (0.41%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 106 (2.89%) Microsoft Excel
2 101 (2.76%) Microsoft Office
3 44 (1.20%) Microsoft Project
4 29 (0.79%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 25 (0.68%) MS Visio
6 21 (0.57%) Adobe Premiere
7 15 (0.41%) Spreadsheet
8 7 (0.19%) Photoshop
9 6 (0.16%) Adobe Illustrator
10 5 (0.14%) GIMP
11 2 (0.055%) Chatbot
11 2 (0.055%) SOLIDWORKS
12 1 (0.027%) Adobe Captivate
12 1 (0.027%) EngageOne
12 1 (0.027%) Mingle
12 1 (0.027%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 216 (5.90%) Oracle ERP
2 198 (5.40%) Oracle EBS
3 112 (3.06%) Oracle Receivables
4 105 (2.87%) Oracle Payables
5 90 (2.46%) Oracle Applications
6 80 (2.18%) Oracle EBS R12
7 77 (2.10%) Oracle Assets
8 67 (1.83%) Oracle Cash Management
9 62 (1.69%) NetSuite
10 58 (1.58%) Oracle Financials
11 51 (1.39%) Oracle General Ledger
12 38 (1.04%) Dynamics CRM
13 37 (1.01%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
14 30 (0.82%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
15 27 (0.74%) HFM
16 23 (0.63%) Oracle 11i
17 21 (0.57%) Hyperion Planning
18 15 (0.41%) Oracle Clinical
18 15 (0.41%) PeopleSoft HCM
18 15 (0.41%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 975 (26.61%) Azure
2 878 (23.96%) AWS
3 309 (8.43%) SaaS
4 268 (7.31%) GCP
5 188 (5.13%) PaaS
5 188 (5.13%) Serverless
6 155 (4.23%) IaaS
7 150 (4.09%) Power Platform
8 108 (2.95%) AWS Lambda
9 93 (2.54%) Amazon ECS
10 87 (2.37%) Amazon EC2
11 82 (2.24%) GitHub
12 63 (1.72%) Cloud Computing
13 57 (1.56%) AWS CloudFormation
14 56 (1.53%) OpenShift
15 54 (1.47%) Microsoft 365
16 50 (1.36%) Azure Active Directory
17 38 (1.04%) Dynamics 365
18 33 (0.90%) Boomi
19 32 (0.87%) Apigee
Communications & Networking
1 121 (3.30%) Firewall
1 121 (3.30%) Internet
2 86 (2.35%) VPN
3 74 (2.02%) DNS
4 59 (1.61%) TCP/IP
5 52 (1.42%) SAN
6 43 (1.17%) VLAN
7 36 (0.98%) IPv4
8 35 (0.96%) HTTP
8 35 (0.96%) LAN
8 35 (0.96%) WAN
9 33 (0.90%) OSPF
10 29 (0.79%) NAS
11 28 (0.76%) DHCP
12 23 (0.63%) Skype
13 21 (0.57%) FTP
14 20 (0.55%) Reverse Proxy
15 19 (0.52%) WebEx
16 17 (0.46%) AMQP
16 17 (0.46%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 877 (23.94%) SQL Server
2 434 (11.84%) Oracle Database
3 400 (10.92%) MySQL
4 382 (10.43%) PostgreSQL
5 364 (9.93%) Relational Database
6 241 (6.58%) Oracle Reports
7 234 (6.39%) Data Warehouse
8 225 (6.14%) MongoDB
9 216 (5.90%) Big Data
10 211 (5.76%) NoSQL
11 169 (4.61%) RDBMS
12 146 (3.98%) Power BI
13 121 (3.30%) Tableau
14 119 (3.25%) Hadoop
15 111 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 100 (2.73%) Oracle ODI
17 93 (2.54%) Oracle BI Publisher
18 86 (2.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 84 (2.29%) Oracle Database 12c
20 81 (2.21%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 440 (12.01%) Jenkins
2 309 (8.43%) Git (software)
3 231 (6.30%) JIRA
4 157 (4.28%) Maven
5 155 (4.23%) JUnit
6 127 (3.47%) Oracle APEX
7 92 (2.51%) Cucumber
8 90 (2.46%) Oracle Forms
9 87 (2.37%) GitLab
10 81 (2.21%) Selenium
11 66 (1.80%) Subversion
12 51 (1.39%) Artifactory
13 46 (1.26%) Eclipse
13 46 (1.26%) Gradle
14 44 (1.20%) Bitbucket
15 33 (0.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 33 (0.90%) IntelliJ
15 33 (0.90%) Mockito
16 32 (0.87%) TeamCity
17 30 (0.82%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 917 (25.03%) Finance
2 878 (23.96%) Social Skills
3 292 (7.97%) Analytical Skills
4 209 (5.70%) Banking
5 177 (4.83%) Public Sector
6 161 (4.39%) Games
7 133 (3.63%) Presentation Skills
8 127 (3.47%) Law
9 116 (3.17%) Marketing
10 107 (2.92%) Manufacturing
11 95 (2.59%) Retail
12 88 (2.40%) Influencing Skills
13 63 (1.72%) Telecoms
14 56 (1.53%) General Ledger
14 56 (1.53%) Legal
15 54 (1.47%) Front Office
16 51 (1.39%) Back Office
17 45 (1.23%) Automotive
17 45 (1.23%) Organisational Skills
18 36 (0.98%) Public Speaking
Job Titles
1 969 (26.45%) Developer
2 374 (10.21%) Analyst
3 326 (8.90%) Java Developer
4 311 (8.49%) Consultant
5 288 (7.86%) Architect
6 217 (5.92%) Software Engineer
7 211 (5.76%) Senior Developer
8 191 (5.21%) DBA
9 164 (4.48%) Oracle Consultant
10 154 (4.20%) Data Engineer
11 148 (4.04%) Software Developer
12 145 (3.96%) Azure Engineer
13 130 (3.55%) Tester
14 129 (3.52%) .NET Developer
15 126 (3.44%) Cloud Consultant
16 125 (3.41%) Oracle Developer
17 119 (3.25%) Platform Engineer
18 114 (3.11%) Software Tester
19 111 (3.03%) Trainee
19 111 (3.03%) Trainee Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 442 (12.06%) Web Services
2 386 (10.53%) .NET
3 363 (9.91%) HTML
4 324 (8.84%) Spring
5 310 (8.46%) CSS
6 245 (6.69%) REST
7 239 (6.52%) AngularJS
8 219 (5.98%) Spring Boot
9 211 (5.76%) XML
10 195 (5.32%) RESTful
11 178 (4.86%) React
12 172 (4.69%) HTML5
13 144 (3.93%) CSS3
14 139 (3.79%) Kafka
15 138 (3.77%) SOAP
16 137 (3.74%) JSON
17 133 (3.63%) Node.js
18 129 (3.52%) Middleware
19 113 (3.08%) Hibernate
19 113 (3.08%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 203 (5.54%) Data Structures
2 166 (4.53%) Self-Motivation
3 124 (3.38%) Management Information System
4 121 (3.30%) Public Cloud
5 120 (3.28%) Data Centre
6 114 (3.11%) Enterprise Software
7 92 (2.51%) Algorithms
8 89 (2.43%) Clustering
9 87 (2.37%) Hedge funds
10 64 (1.75%) Pricing Data
11 55 (1.50%) Greenfield Project
12 54 (1.47%) Life Science
13 50 (1.36%) User Experience
14 45 (1.23%) NHS
15 42 (1.15%) Virtual Team
16 39 (1.06%) Derivative
17 37 (1.01%) Replication
18 36 (0.98%) Cloud Native
19 32 (0.87%) Blog
19 32 (0.87%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 671 (18.31%) Linux
2 568 (15.50%) Windows
3 393 (10.73%) Unix
4 211 (5.76%) Windows Server
5 139 (3.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 60 (1.64%) Oracle Linux
7 55 (1.50%) Ubuntu
8 52 (1.42%) Solaris
9 40 (1.09%) Windows 10
10 35 (0.96%) CentOS
11 33 (0.90%) Windows Server 2008
12 29 (0.79%) Windows Server 2016
13 28 (0.76%) Windows Server 2012
14 25 (0.68%) Alpine Linux
14 25 (0.68%) VMS
14 25 (0.68%) Windows 7
15 18 (0.49%) AIX
16 17 (0.46%) Android
17 15 (0.41%) Apple iOS
17 15 (0.41%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,225 (33.43%) Agile Software Development
2 719 (19.62%) DevOps
3 524 (14.30%) Migration
4 479 (13.07%) ERP
5 447 (12.20%) Software Engineering
6 445 (12.15%) Microservices
7 438 (11.95%) Problem-Solving
8 387 (10.56%) Analytics
9 379 (10.34%) Business Intelligence
10 350 (9.55%) Scrum
11 310 (8.46%) OO
12 296 (8.08%) Project Management
13 287 (7.83%) Software Testing
14 286 (7.81%) Continuous Integration
15 270 (7.37%) Computer Science
16 268 (7.31%) ETL
17 249 (6.80%) Project Delivery
18 248 (6.77%) Mentoring
19 241 (6.58%) Test Automation
20 214 (5.84%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1,669 (45.55%) SQL
2 1,125 (30.70%) Java
3 752 (20.52%) Python
4 656 (17.90%) JavaScript
5 487 (13.29%) C#
6 453 (12.36%) PL/SQL
7 204 (5.57%) PowerShell
8 168 (4.59%) Java 8
9 156 (4.26%) TypeScript
10 152 (4.15%) Bash Shell
11 116 (3.17%) Shell Script
12 114 (3.11%) Perl
13 89 (2.43%) C++
14 82 (2.24%) T-SQL
15 80 (2.18%) C
16 79 (2.16%) Go
17 74 (2.02%) Ruby
18 57 (1.56%) R
19 52 (1.42%) Scala
20 48 (1.31%) PHP
Qualifications
1 440 (12.01%) Security Cleared
2 429 (11.71%) Degree
3 283 (7.72%) Oracle Certification
4 277 (7.56%) SC Cleared
5 157 (4.28%) Computer Science Degree
6 139 (3.79%) OCP
7 115 (3.14%) OCA
8 111 (3.03%) CIW
9 105 (2.87%) BPSS Clearance
10 97 (2.65%) Master's Degree
11 72 (1.97%) Microsoft Certification
12 47 (1.28%) ISTQB
13 39 (1.06%) MCSE
14 38 (1.04%) RHCE
15 36 (0.98%) ISEB
16 35 (0.96%) MCSA
17 33 (0.90%) DV Cleared
18 30 (0.82%) Cisco Certification
18 30 (0.82%) GIAC
19 29 (0.79%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 124 (3.38%) QA
2 116 (3.17%) Data Quality
3 91 (2.48%) GDPR
4 75 (2.05%) SLA
5 34 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 19 (0.52%) NIST
7 16 (0.44%) PCI DSS
8 10 (0.27%) Cyber Essentials
8 10 (0.27%) PMO
9 9 (0.25%) NCSC
10 8 (0.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 7 (0.19%) IFRS
12 6 (0.16%) ISO 9001
13 5 (0.14%) COBIT
13 5 (0.14%) Good Clinical Practice
13 5 (0.14%) GRC
13 5 (0.14%) ISO 20022
14 4 (0.11%) CDISC
14 4 (0.11%) HIPAA
15 3 (0.082%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 409 (11.16%) Docker
2 211 (5.76%) Active Directory
3 184 (5.02%) VMware Infrastructure
4 79 (2.16%) Hyper-V
5 63 (1.72%) Oracle RAC
6 57 (1.56%) VMware ESXi
7 30 (0.82%) KVM
7 30 (0.82%) NDS
8 29 (0.79%) NetIQ eDirectory
9 28 (0.76%) Virtual Machines
10 25 (0.68%) Virtual Servers
11 23 (0.63%) XenApp
12 21 (0.57%) HDFS
13 17 (0.46%) XenDesktop
14 15 (0.41%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 10 (0.27%) Firmware
16 7 (0.19%) Sendmail
16 7 (0.19%) Veritas Cluster Server
17 6 (0.16%) vSphere
18 5 (0.14%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 405 (11.05%) Kubernetes
2 226 (6.17%) Ansible
3 166 (4.53%) Terraform
4 150 (4.09%) Puppet
5 109 (2.97%) Opscode Chef
6 53 (1.45%) Data Guard
6 53 (1.45%) Oracle RMAN
7 43 (1.17%) Nagios
8 38 (1.04%) HAProxy
9 31 (0.85%) SCOM
10 28 (0.76%) NetIQ Identity Manager
11 22 (0.60%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 21 (0.57%) Grafana
12 21 (0.57%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
13 19 (0.52%) CFEngine
13 19 (0.52%) Demisto
13 19 (0.52%) Kibana
13 19 (0.52%) Single Sign-On
13 19 (0.52%) vRealize
14 18 (0.49%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 914 (24.95%) Microsoft
2 238 (6.50%) SAP
3 214 (5.84%) VMware
4 211 (5.76%) Red Hat
5 183 (4.99%) Google
6 175 (4.78%) IBM
7 139 (3.79%) Salesforce.com
8 116 (3.17%) EnterpriseDB
9 103 (2.81%) Sybase
10 88 (2.40%) Cisco
11 79 (2.16%) Informatica
12 71 (1.94%) MuleSoft
13 63 (1.72%) Hyperion
14 62 (1.69%) Dell
14 62 (1.69%) ServiceNow
15 61 (1.66%) JD Edwards
16 55 (1.50%) HP
17 53 (1.45%) Talend
18 48 (1.31%) Splunk
19 40 (1.09%) Citrix