Period
to 2 August 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 2 August 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
2 Aug 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 65 52 48
Rank change year-on-year -13 -4 -12
Permanent jobs citing Oracle 5,000 3,351 7,434
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 4.42% 4.93% 5.15%
As % of the Vendors category 11.51% 12.19% 12.36%
Number of salaries quoted 2,974 2,338 5,692
10th Percentile £36,250 £36,250 £32,500
25th Percentile £42,500 £45,000 £41,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £56,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year -6.67% +9.09% +4.76%
75th Percentile £75,000 £80,563 £71,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £85,000
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 43,429 27,485 60,149
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 38.38% 40.48% 41.70%
Number of salaries quoted 29,302 21,332 46,653
10th Percentile £30,750 £30,500 £27,500
25th Percentile £39,000 £39,750 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £54,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.81% +5.00% -
75th Percentile £72,500 £71,250 £67,500
90th Percentile £86,250 £87,500 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £46,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -3.16% +5.56% +2.27%

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 2 August 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 2 August 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 -18 4,199 £57,500 -4.17% 750
UK excluding London -2 2,672 £50,000 - 479
London -35 1,723 £72,500 - 322
Work from Home +21 1,145 £56,824 +3.32% 127
North of England +17 720 £47,500 -3.06% 140
South East -3 716 £52,500 -4.55% 96
Midlands -18 426 £50,000 +3.63% 93
South West +1 365 £47,500 -7.93% 45
North West +20 354 £50,000 +6.38% 85
West Midlands +14 289 £52,500 +10.53% 69
Yorkshire +1 270 £47,500 -5.00% 38
Scotland 0 226 £45,000 - 45
East of England -19 164 £52,500 +0.96% 38
East Midlands -25 137 £45,000 -10.00% 23
North East +34 98 £54,000 +44.00% 17
Wales -19 41 £39,500 -16.84% 11
Northern Ireland -37 34 £41,000 +1.86% 11

For the 6 months to 2 August 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 2,202 (44.04%) SQL
2 1,681 (33.62%) Agile Software Development
3 1,504 (30.08%) Java
4 1,421 (28.42%) Social Skills
5 1,408 (28.16%) Finance
6 1,117 (22.34%) AWS
7 1,113 (22.26%) SQL Server
8 1,069 (21.38%) Microsoft
9 1,046 (20.92%) Azure
10 945 (18.90%) Linux
11 923 (18.46%) Python
12 862 (17.24%) DevOps
13 849 (16.98%) JavaScript
14 789 (15.78%) Oracle Database
14 789 (15.78%) Degree
15 749 (14.98%) ERP
16 743 (14.86%) Software Engineering
17 698 (13.96%) Windows
18 686 (13.72%) Relational Database
19 672 (13.44%) Microservices
20 639 (12.78%) PL/SQL
21 633 (12.66%) Problem-Solving
22 613 (12.26%) MySQL
23 595 (11.90%) C#
24 590 (11.80%) Business Intelligence
25 584 (11.68%) Spring
26 570 (11.40%) Docker
27 553 (11.06%) Migration
27 553 (11.06%) PostgreSQL
28 543 (10.86%) Security Cleared

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
1 193 (3.86%) WebLogic
2 187 (3.74%) Confluence
3 135 (2.70%) Apache Spark
4 134 (2.68%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 132 (2.64%) Tomcat
6 120 (2.40%) Elasticsearch
7 118 (2.36%) Oracle Workflow
8 102 (2.04%) SharePoint
9 83 (1.66%) Apache
10 74 (1.48%) SAS
11 55 (1.10%) WebSphere
12 52 (1.04%) JBoss
13 48 (0.96%) IIS
14 39 (0.78%) Cloud Foundry
15 37 (0.74%) CMS
16 35 (0.70%) GemFire
17 33 (0.66%) Tornado
18 28 (0.56%) Oracle Coherence
19 27 (0.54%) nginx
20 23 (0.46%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 209 (4.18%) Microsoft Excel
2 187 (3.74%) Microsoft Office
3 95 (1.90%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 83 (1.66%) Microsoft Project
5 40 (0.80%) Oracle Smart View
6 30 (0.60%) MS Visio
7 20 (0.40%) Spreadsheet
8 19 (0.38%) Photoshop
9 18 (0.36%) Adobe Illustrator
10 17 (0.34%) GIMP
11 11 (0.22%) Adobe Premiere
12 7 (0.14%) Siemens NX
13 5 (0.10%) Windchill
14 4 (0.080%) EngageOne
14 4 (0.080%) SPSS
15 3 (0.060%) Chatbot
16 2 (0.040%) Figma
17 1 (0.020%) Adobe Captivate
17 1 (0.020%) SOLIDWORKS
17 1 (0.020%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 326 (6.52%) Oracle ERP
2 311 (6.22%) Oracle EBS
3 188 (3.76%) Oracle Applications
4 141 (2.82%) Oracle Payables
5 136 (2.72%) Oracle Receivables
6 127 (2.54%) Oracle EBS R12
7 103 (2.06%) NetSuite
8 93 (1.86%) Oracle Cash Management
9 87 (1.74%) Oracle Assets
10 76 (1.52%) Oracle Financials
11 69 (1.38%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
12 62 (1.24%) Oracle Clinical
13 58 (1.16%) Oracle General Ledger
14 44 (0.88%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
15 38 (0.76%) Oracle 11i
16 37 (0.74%) Dynamics CRM
17 35 (0.70%) Maximo
18 29 (0.58%) Hyperion Planning
19 27 (0.54%) Distributed Ledger
19 27 (0.54%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1,117 (22.34%) AWS
2 1,046 (20.92%) Azure
3 494 (9.88%) SaaS
4 311 (6.22%) GCP
5 234 (4.68%) PaaS
6 208 (4.16%) Serverless
7 198 (3.96%) Power Platform
8 186 (3.72%) IaaS
9 152 (3.04%) GitHub
10 111 (2.22%) AWS CloudFormation
11 103 (2.06%) AWS Lambda
12 102 (2.04%) OpenShift
13 92 (1.84%) Amazon EC2
14 86 (1.72%) Microsoft 365
15 81 (1.62%) Dynamics 365
16 79 (1.58%) Snowflake
17 78 (1.56%) Cloud Computing
18 77 (1.54%) Amazon ECS
19 71 (1.42%) Amazon S3
20 51 (1.02%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 173 (3.46%) Firewall
2 133 (2.66%) Internet
3 95 (1.90%) HTTP
4 85 (1.70%) VPN
5 78 (1.56%) TCP/IP
6 73 (1.46%) DNS
7 51 (1.02%) AMQP
8 47 (0.94%) IPv4
9 46 (0.92%) WAN
10 44 (0.88%) SAN
11 42 (0.84%) LAN
12 40 (0.80%) VLAN
13 38 (0.76%) SSL
14 36 (0.72%) DHCP
15 32 (0.64%) Calico
16 31 (0.62%) OSPF
17 28 (0.56%) Network Security
18 26 (0.52%) SMTP
19 20 (0.40%) IPsec
20 19 (0.38%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,113 (22.26%) SQL Server
2 789 (15.78%) Oracle Database
3 686 (13.72%) Relational Database
4 613 (12.26%) MySQL
5 553 (11.06%) PostgreSQL
6 396 (7.92%) MongoDB
7 394 (7.88%) NoSQL
8 319 (6.38%) RDBMS
9 316 (6.32%) Data Warehouse
10 308 (6.16%) Oracle Reports
11 225 (4.50%) Big Data
12 190 (3.80%) Power BI
13 183 (3.66%) Oracle Database 12c
14 179 (3.58%) Hadoop
15 166 (3.32%) Tableau
16 142 (2.84%) Oracle Database 11g
17 131 (2.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 126 (2.52%) Oracle BI EE
19 121 (2.42%) Oracle ODI
20 113 (2.26%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 518 (10.36%) Jenkins
2 423 (8.46%) Git (software)
3 342 (6.84%) JIRA
4 252 (5.04%) Maven
5 231 (4.62%) JUnit
6 178 (3.56%) Oracle APEX
7 140 (2.80%) Selenium
8 134 (2.68%) Cucumber
9 133 (2.66%) Oracle Forms
10 121 (2.42%) Subversion
11 103 (2.06%) Bitbucket
12 89 (1.78%) Gradle
13 83 (1.66%) GitLab
14 82 (1.64%) Eclipse
15 80 (1.60%) Sonatype Nexus
16 66 (1.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 65 (1.30%) SonarQube
17 65 (1.30%) Visual Studio
18 59 (1.18%) IntelliJ
19 58 (1.16%) JMeter
General
1 1,421 (28.42%) Social Skills
2 1,408 (28.16%) Finance
3 469 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
4 316 (6.32%) Banking
5 243 (4.86%) Public Sector
6 214 (4.28%) Law
7 201 (4.02%) Inclusion and Diversity
8 190 (3.80%) Presentation Skills
9 186 (3.72%) Games
10 181 (3.62%) Retail
11 180 (3.60%) Manufacturing
12 168 (3.36%) Marketing
13 119 (2.38%) Legal
14 117 (2.34%) Influencing Skills
15 105 (2.10%) Back Office
16 94 (1.88%) Telecoms
17 86 (1.72%) Organisational Skills
18 82 (1.64%) General Ledger
19 81 (1.62%) Front Office
19 81 (1.62%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1,312 (26.24%) Developer
2 514 (10.28%) Analyst
3 459 (9.18%) Java Developer
4 400 (8.00%) Consultant
5 355 (7.10%) Software Engineer
6 338 (6.76%) Architect
7 256 (5.12%) Senior Developer
8 251 (5.02%) DBA
9 250 (5.00%) Oracle Consultant
10 242 (4.84%) Oracle Developer
11 202 (4.04%) Software Developer
12 157 (3.14%) Data Engineer
13 152 (3.04%) Project Manager
14 143 (2.86%) Cloud Consultant
15 141 (2.82%) Administrator
16 139 (2.78%) Support Analyst
17 131 (2.62%) Java Engineer
18 129 (2.58%) Programmer
19 127 (2.54%) Oracle DBA
20 121 (2.42%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 584 (11.68%) Spring
2 497 (9.94%) HTML
3 495 (9.90%) Web Services
4 484 (9.68%) .NET
5 424 (8.48%) AngularJS
6 423 (8.46%) CSS
7 361 (7.22%) Spring Boot
8 349 (6.98%) Kafka
9 344 (6.88%) React
10 328 (6.56%) REST
11 312 (6.24%) XML
12 290 (5.80%) RESTful
13 285 (5.70%) Node.js
14 208 (4.16%) Middleware
15 193 (3.86%) HTML5
16 189 (3.78%) SOAP
17 184 (3.68%) RabbitMQ
18 164 (3.28%) JSON
19 163 (3.26%) Oracle Fusion
20 155 (3.10%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 229 (4.58%) Self-Motivation
2 224 (4.48%) Data Structures
3 214 (4.28%) Management Information System
4 135 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
5 131 (2.62%) User Experience
6 128 (2.56%) Public Cloud
7 119 (2.38%) Algorithms
8 118 (2.36%) Life Science
9 110 (2.20%) Virtual Team
10 103 (2.06%) Data Centre
11 90 (1.80%) Legacy Systems
12 89 (1.78%) Clustering
13 74 (1.48%) Greenfield Project
14 65 (1.30%) Mobile App
15 61 (1.22%) Hedge funds
15 61 (1.22%) Pricing Data
16 59 (1.18%) Cloud Native
17 58 (1.16%) Blog
18 51 (1.02%) NHS
19 42 (0.84%) Biotechnology
Operating Systems
1 945 (18.90%) Linux
2 698 (13.96%) Windows
3 484 (9.68%) Unix
4 195 (3.90%) Windows Server
5 144 (2.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 82 (1.64%) CentOS
7 77 (1.54%) Solaris
8 59 (1.18%) Windows Server 2012
9 58 (1.16%) Windows Server 2016
10 56 (1.12%) Windows 10
11 52 (1.04%) Oracle Linux
12 37 (0.74%) Windows Server 2008
13 36 (0.72%) Windows 7
14 35 (0.70%) Ubuntu
15 27 (0.54%) SUSE
16 26 (0.52%) Windows Server 2019
17 25 (0.50%) Android
18 22 (0.44%) VMS
19 21 (0.42%) Apple iOS
20 17 (0.34%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,681 (33.62%) Agile Software Development
2 862 (17.24%) DevOps
3 749 (14.98%) ERP
4 743 (14.86%) Software Engineering
5 672 (13.44%) Microservices
6 633 (12.66%) Problem-Solving
7 590 (11.80%) Business Intelligence
8 553 (11.06%) Migration
9 514 (10.28%) Scrum
10 507 (10.14%) Analytics
11 503 (10.06%) Project Management
12 475 (9.50%) Computer Science
13 427 (8.54%) Continuous Integration
14 407 (8.14%) Test Automation
15 362 (7.24%) Mentoring
16 358 (7.16%) ETL
17 347 (6.94%) Project Delivery
18 343 (6.86%) TDD
19 332 (6.64%) Data Management
19 332 (6.64%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 2,202 (44.04%) SQL
2 1,504 (30.08%) Java
3 923 (18.46%) Python
4 849 (16.98%) JavaScript
5 639 (12.78%) PL/SQL
6 595 (11.90%) C#
7 244 (4.88%) Java 8
8 243 (4.86%) PowerShell
9 222 (4.44%) Bash Shell
10 178 (3.56%) TypeScript
11 172 (3.44%) Shell Script
12 158 (3.16%) C++
13 147 (2.94%) C
14 129 (2.58%) Perl
15 110 (2.20%) PHP
16 106 (2.12%) Go
17 102 (2.04%) Ruby
18 82 (1.64%) T-SQL
19 77 (1.54%) R
20 66 (1.32%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 789 (15.78%) Degree
2 543 (10.86%) Security Cleared
3 322 (6.44%) Oracle Certification
4 299 (5.98%) SC Cleared
5 256 (5.12%) Computer Science Degree
6 136 (2.72%) Master's Degree
7 118 (2.36%) OCP
8 117 (2.34%) BPSS Clearance
9 80 (1.60%) OCA
10 76 (1.52%) CIW
11 57 (1.14%) Microsoft Certification
12 52 (1.04%) ISEB
13 49 (0.98%) ISTQB
14 40 (0.80%) DV Cleared
15 36 (0.72%) PMI Certification
16 35 (0.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
17 33 (0.66%) ACCA
18 32 (0.64%) GIAC
18 32 (0.64%) Numerate Degree
19 30 (0.60%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 238 (4.76%) QA
2 133 (2.66%) Data Quality
3 131 (2.62%) GDPR
4 124 (2.48%) SLA
5 58 (1.16%) Good Clinical Practice
6 42 (0.84%) PMO
7 35 (0.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 24 (0.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 16 (0.32%) NIST
10 13 (0.26%) Accessibility
10 13 (0.26%) COBIT
11 12 (0.24%) GxP
12 8 (0.16%) GRC
12 8 (0.16%) ISO 13485
12 8 (0.16%) ISO 20022
13 7 (0.14%) CDISC
13 7 (0.14%) GAAP
14 6 (0.12%) HL7
14 6 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
15 5 (0.10%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 570 (11.40%) Docker
2 181 (3.62%) Active Directory
3 143 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 65 (1.30%) Virtual Machines
5 64 (1.28%) Oracle RAC
6 56 (1.12%) Hyper-V
7 45 (0.90%) VMware ESXi
8 30 (0.60%) NDS
8 30 (0.60%) NetIQ eDirectory
9 22 (0.44%) Virtual Servers
10 20 (0.40%) KVM
11 15 (0.30%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 13 (0.26%) NFS
13 12 (0.24%) HDFS
14 11 (0.22%) Firmware
14 11 (0.22%) Veritas Cluster Server
14 11 (0.22%) XenApp
15 9 (0.18%) iptables
16 7 (0.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 7 (0.14%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 527 (10.54%) Kubernetes
2 341 (6.82%) Ansible
3 229 (4.58%) Terraform
4 172 (3.44%) Puppet
5 123 (2.46%) Opscode Chef
6 70 (1.40%) Grafana
7 61 (1.22%) Data Guard
8 58 (1.16%) Oracle RMAN
9 54 (1.08%) Kibana
10 46 (0.92%) Nagios
11 33 (0.66%) Prometheus
12 29 (0.58%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
13 27 (0.54%) HP Quality Center
13 27 (0.54%) NetIQ Identity Manager
14 26 (0.52%) HAProxy
15 25 (0.50%) Graphite
16 23 (0.46%) Single Sign-On
17 22 (0.44%) HP ALM
17 22 (0.44%) SCCM
18 20 (0.40%) SCOM
Vendors
1 1,069 (21.38%) Microsoft
2 440 (8.80%) SAP
3 232 (4.64%) Red Hat
4 214 (4.28%) Google
5 201 (4.02%) IBM
6 184 (3.68%) Salesforce.com
6 184 (3.68%) VMware
7 111 (2.22%) JD Edwards
8 110 (2.20%) ServiceNow
9 104 (2.08%) Sybase
10 96 (1.92%) EnterpriseDB
11 92 (1.84%) Hyperion
12 87 (1.74%) Splunk
13 86 (1.72%) Informatica
14 79 (1.58%) Atlassian
15 78 (1.56%) HP
16 73 (1.46%) Workday
17 71 (1.42%) Cisco
18 55 (1.10%) Adobe
19 53 (1.06%) Teradata