Period
to 16 August 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 16 August 2017 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
England > West Midlands
6 months to
16 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 46 23 23
Rank change year-on-year -23 0 -4
Permanent jobs citing Oracle 502 849 887
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 5.02% 7.06% 8.01%
As % of the Vendors category 11.53% 15.38% 16.65%
Number of salaries quoted 380 589 787
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £25,988 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,500 £68,925
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500

Oracle is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 4354 5521 5326
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 43.53% 45.91% 48.07%
Number of salaries quoted 3398 4065 4372
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £25,000 £22,750 £23,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,500 £63,750
England median annual salary £47,500 £46,658 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.81% +3.68% -

Oracle
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Oracle as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Oracle in the West Midlands

Oracle
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Oracle in the West Midlands.

Salary trend for Oracle in the West Midlands

Oracle
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 16 August 2017.

Salary histogram for Oracle in the West Midlands

Oracle
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 16 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
Birmingham -24 143 £42,500 -10.53% 8
Coventry -11 79 £47,750 +19.38% 3
Shropshire -9 56 £51,250 +38.51% 1
Warwickshire -25 56 £35,750 -26.67% 2
Staffordshire +7 50 £42,500 +25.00% 3
Worcestershire -8 27 £34,250 +5.38% 1
Wolverhampton +4 11 £38,000 +1.33%
Walsall +14 8 £30,500 -18.67% 1
West Bromwich +1 8 £42,500 -10.53% 1
Dudley +13 6 £26,000 -30.67%
Solihull -14 2 £22,500 -
Sutton Coldfield +1 1 £42,500 +70.00%
Stourbridge - 1 £25,000 -
Halesowen - 1 £25,000 -
Oracle
England

For the 6 months to 16 August 2017, IT jobs citing Oracle also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Oracle.

1 288 (57.37%) SQL
2 158 (31.47%) SQL Server
3 147 (29.28%) Java
4 144 (28.69%) Agile Software Development
5 136 (27.09%) Finance
6 103 (20.52%) Oracle Database
7 102 (20.32%) Microsoft
8 89 (17.73%) Degree
9 85 (16.93%) ITIL
10 77 (15.34%) Windows
11 76 (15.14%) Linux
12 74 (14.74%) .NET
12 74 (14.74%) Spring
13 69 (13.75%) Hibernate
14 68 (13.55%) Unix
15 67 (13.35%) JavaScript
15 67 (13.35%) PL/SQL
16 64 (12.75%) Scrum
17 61 (12.15%) TDD
18 59 (11.75%) C#
18 59 (11.75%) MySQL
19 56 (11.16%) Retail
19 56 (11.16%) SDLC
20 55 (10.96%) HTML
21 53 (10.56%) ERP
21 53 (10.56%) Software Engineering
21 53 (10.56%) Java EE
22 52 (10.36%) Microsoft Azure
22 52 (10.36%) Amazon AWS
23 51 (10.16%) Project Management

Oracle
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 34 (6.77%) JBoss
1 34 (6.77%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 28 (5.58%) Tomcat
3 25 (4.98%) WebLogic
4 18 (3.59%) GlassFish
5 16 (3.19%) Oracle Workflow
6 15 (2.99%) WildFly
7 12 (2.39%) IIS
8 9 (1.79%) SAS
9 8 (1.59%) Documentum
10 7 (1.39%) WebSphere
11 6 (1.20%) Apache
12 5 (1.00%) Confluence
13 4 (0.80%) Apache Spark
13 4 (0.80%) Oracle UPK
14 3 (0.60%) BizTalk Server
15 2 (0.40%) Oracle Application Server
15 2 (0.40%) SharePoint
16 1 (0.20%) CMS
16 1 (0.20%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 31 (6.18%) Microsoft Excel
2 24 (4.78%) Microsoft Office
3 12 (2.39%) Acrobat
3 12 (2.39%) Adobe Illustrator
3 12 (2.39%) PaintShop Pro
4 3 (0.60%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (0.40%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (0.40%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.20%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 11 (2.19%) Oracle BPM
1 11 (2.19%) Oracle Payables
2 10 (1.99%) Oracle Assets
3 9 (1.79%) Oracle EBS R12
3 9 (1.79%) Oracle Financials
4 8 (1.59%) Dynamics AX
4 8 (1.59%) Dynamics CRM
4 8 (1.59%) Oracle EBS
4 8 (1.59%) Oracle Receivables
5 7 (1.39%) JDE EnterpriseOne
5 7 (1.39%) Oracle Cash Management
5 7 (1.39%) Oracle ERP
5 7 (1.39%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 4 (0.80%) Oracle Retail
7 3 (0.60%) Oracle Applications
8 2 (0.40%) Dynamics GP
8 2 (0.40%) NetSuite
8 2 (0.40%) Oracle iProcurement
9 1 (0.20%) SAP CO
9 1 (0.20%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 52 (10.36%) Amazon AWS
1 52 (10.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (2.39%) IaaS
3 11 (2.19%) Amazon EC2
4 10 (1.99%) GitHub
4 10 (1.99%) PaaS
5 6 (1.20%) SaaS
6 3 (0.60%) Force.com
7 1 (0.20%) Bluemix
7 1 (0.20%) CloudFront
7 1 (0.20%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.20%) IBM Cloud
7 1 (0.20%) Office 365
7 1 (0.20%) Oracle Service Cloud
7 1 (0.20%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 17 (3.39%) WAN
2 16 (3.19%) SAN
3 13 (2.59%) Internet
4 12 (2.39%) Firewall
5 11 (2.19%) VPN
6 6 (1.20%) LAN
7 5 (1.00%) Cisco ASA
7 5 (1.00%) Wireless
8 4 (0.80%) Network Security
8 4 (0.80%) TCP/IP
9 2 (0.40%) DAB
9 2 (0.40%) NAS
10 1 (0.20%) Broadband
10 1 (0.20%) CTI
10 1 (0.20%) Fibre Channel
10 1 (0.20%) HTTP
10 1 (0.20%) Intranet
10 1 (0.20%) SSL
10 1 (0.20%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 158 (31.47%) SQL Server
2 103 (20.52%) Oracle Database
3 59 (11.75%) MySQL
4 49 (9.76%) Relational Database
5 35 (6.97%) Data Warehouse
6 33 (6.57%) MongoDB
7 32 (6.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 28 (5.58%) PostgreSQL
9 27 (5.38%) Oracle Database 12c
10 24 (4.78%) BusinessObjects
10 24 (4.78%) RDBMS
11 23 (4.58%) DB2
11 23 (4.58%) Oracle Database 11g
11 23 (4.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 22 (4.38%) Data Mart
13 20 (3.98%) Big Data
13 20 (3.98%) Oracle Reports
13 20 (3.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 19 (3.78%) QlikView
15 16 (3.19%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 46 (9.16%) JUnit
2 34 (6.77%) Jenkins
3 32 (6.37%) Selenium
4 26 (5.18%) Cucumber
5 19 (3.78%) JBehave
6 17 (3.39%) Git (software)
7 16 (3.19%) Hudson
8 15 (2.99%) TestNG
9 12 (2.39%) RSpec
9 12 (2.39%) WATIR
10 11 (2.19%) JIRA
11 8 (1.59%) Maven
11 8 (1.59%) Oracle Forms
11 8 (1.59%) Team Foundation Server
12 7 (1.39%) Eclipse
13 5 (1.00%) Subversion
14 4 (0.80%) jMock
14 4 (0.80%) Mockito
15 3 (0.60%) Gatling
15 3 (0.60%) Oracle APEX
General
1 136 (27.09%) Finance
2 56 (11.16%) Retail
3 22 (4.38%) Publishing
4 21 (4.18%) Manufacturing
5 14 (2.79%) Billing
6 13 (2.59%) Pharmaceutical
7 10 (1.99%) Legal
7 10 (1.99%) Marketing
8 9 (1.79%) Banking
9 8 (1.59%) Advertising
10 6 (1.20%) Local Government
11 5 (1.00%) General Ledger
12 4 (0.80%) Financial Institution
13 3 (0.60%) Telecoms
14 2 (0.40%) Back Office
14 2 (0.40%) German Language
15 1 (0.20%) Electronics
15 1 (0.20%) French Language
15 1 (0.20%) Games
15 1 (0.20%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 150 (29.88%) Developer
2 86 (17.13%) Analyst
3 70 (13.94%) Architect
4 60 (11.95%) Java Developer
5 29 (5.78%) Software Developer
6 25 (4.98%) Senior Developer
7 22 (4.38%) Support Analyst
8 21 (4.18%) IT Support
8 21 (4.18%) Java Engineer
8 21 (4.18%) Solutions Architect
9 20 (3.98%) Administrator
9 20 (3.98%) Consultant
9 20 (3.98%) Graduate
10 19 (3.78%) Oracle Developer
11 18 (3.59%) DBA
12 16 (3.19%) IT Analyst
12 16 (3.19%) Project Manager
12 16 (3.19%) Software Engineer
13 15 (2.99%) Developer/Software Engineer
13 15 (2.99%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (14.74%) .NET
1 74 (14.74%) Spring
2 69 (13.75%) Hibernate
3 55 (10.96%) HTML
4 53 (10.56%) Java EE
5 49 (9.76%) Web Services
5 49 (9.76%) XML
6 43 (8.57%) CSS
7 35 (6.97%) RESTful
8 34 (6.77%) JMS
9 31 (6.18%) AngularJS
9 31 (6.18%) Middleware
10 29 (5.78%) SOAP
11 22 (4.38%) REST
12 21 (4.18%) Node.js
13 20 (3.98%) JPA
14 19 (3.78%) ASP.NET
14 19 (3.78%) HornetQ
14 19 (3.78%) XSLT
15 18 (3.59%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 50 (9.96%) Analytical Skills
2 45 (8.96%) Computer Science
3 29 (5.78%) Data Centre
4 17 (3.39%) Management Information System
5 12 (2.39%) EPoS
5 12 (2.39%) Graphic Design
5 12 (2.39%) Mainframe
6 11 (2.19%) Data Structures
7 10 (1.99%) CMDB
8 8 (1.59%) Replication
9 7 (1.39%) Fintech
10 4 (0.80%) AS400
10 4 (0.80%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (0.80%) iSeries
10 4 (0.80%) Mobile App
10 4 (0.80%) Smart Meter
11 3 (0.60%) Clustering
11 3 (0.60%) Enterprise Storage
11 3 (0.60%) IBM XIV
11 3 (0.60%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 77 (15.34%) Windows
2 76 (15.14%) Linux
3 68 (13.55%) Unix
4 25 (4.98%) Windows Server
5 15 (2.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (1.99%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (1.20%) Windows 7
8 5 (1.00%) AIX
8 5 (1.00%) HPUX
8 5 (1.00%) Solaris
8 5 (1.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (0.60%) Android
9 3 (0.60%) Apple iOS
9 3 (0.60%) Data ONTAP
10 1 (0.20%) SUSE
10 1 (0.20%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 144 (28.69%) Agile Software Development
2 85 (16.93%) ITIL
3 64 (12.75%) Scrum
4 61 (12.15%) TDD
5 56 (11.16%) SDLC
6 53 (10.56%) ERP
6 53 (10.56%) Software Engineering
7 51 (10.16%) Project Management
8 50 (9.96%) Business Intelligence
9 44 (8.76%) Test Automation
10 40 (7.97%) Continuous Integration
11 37 (7.37%) Business Analysis
12 36 (7.17%) MVC
13 34 (6.77%) SOA
14 33 (6.57%) DevOps
15 31 (6.18%) Mentoring
15 31 (6.18%) Technical Architecture
15 31 (6.18%) Unit Testing
16 30 (5.98%) Continuous Improvement
17 28 (5.58%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 288 (57.37%) SQL
2 147 (29.28%) Java
3 67 (13.35%) JavaScript
3 67 (13.35%) PL/SQL
4 59 (11.75%) C#
5 24 (4.78%) T-SQL
6 19 (3.78%) Shell Script
7 18 (3.59%) XPath
8 17 (3.39%) Ruby
9 15 (2.99%) VBA
10 12 (2.39%) C++
10 12 (2.39%) PowerShell
11 11 (2.19%) Bash Shell
12 9 (1.79%) PHP
12 9 (1.79%) Python
13 7 (1.39%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 7 (1.39%) Scala
13 7 (1.39%) VB
14 6 (1.20%) C
15 5 (1.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 89 (17.73%) Degree
2 33 (6.57%) Computer Science Degree
3 24 (4.78%) ISEB
4 17 (3.39%) PMP
5 16 (3.19%) PMI Certification
6 13 (2.59%) Security Cleared
7 9 (1.79%) ISTQB
8 8 (1.59%) ITIL Certification
8 8 (1.59%) Microsoft Certification
9 7 (1.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 6 (1.20%) CCDA
10 6 (1.20%) CCDP
10 6 (1.20%) CCNA
10 6 (1.20%) CCNP
10 6 (1.20%) Cisco Certification
11 5 (1.00%) SC Cleared
12 3 (0.60%) ACCA
12 3 (0.60%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 3 (0.60%) MCSA
12 3 (0.60%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (6.97%) QA
2 24 (4.78%) SLA
3 7 (1.39%) Disclosure Scotland
4 5 (1.00%) Data Quality
5 4 (0.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 2 (0.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 19770
7 1 (0.20%) PMO
System Software
1 25 (4.98%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (2.79%) Active Directory
3 13 (2.59%) Docker
4 11 (2.19%) Virtual Machines
5 8 (1.59%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (1.00%) NFS
7 4 (0.80%) VMware Workstation
8 3 (0.60%) GPFS
9 2 (0.40%) Virtual Desktop
10 1 (0.20%) Oracle RAC
10 1 (0.20%) Veritas Volume Manager
10 1 (0.20%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (0.20%) Xen
Systems Management
1 13 (2.59%) Puppet
2 10 (1.99%) SCVMM
3 7 (1.39%) ZABBIX
4 5 (1.00%) FortiGate
4 5 (1.00%) Nagios
4 5 (1.00%) SCOM
5 4 (0.80%) Marathon
6 3 (0.60%) Data Guard
6 3 (0.60%) NetApp OnCommand
6 3 (0.60%) Oracle ZFS
6 3 (0.60%) SnapMirror
7 2 (0.40%) Ansible
7 2 (0.40%) HP Data Protector
7 2 (0.40%) NetBackup
7 2 (0.40%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (0.40%) Oracle RMAN
7 2 (0.40%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 2 (0.40%) vCenter Server
8 1 (0.20%) Control-M
8 1 (0.20%) SCCM
Vendors
1 102 (20.32%) Microsoft
2 43 (8.57%) SAP
3 34 (6.77%) VMware
4 26 (5.18%) Cisco
4 26 (5.18%) IBM
5 21 (4.18%) EMC
5 21 (4.18%) HP
5 21 (4.18%) JD Edwards
6 20 (3.98%) NetApp
6 20 (3.98%) Red Hat
7 19 (3.78%) Tableau
8 17 (3.39%) Infor
9 15 (2.99%) Adobe
9 15 (2.99%) CheckPoint
10 11 (2.19%) Citrix
11 10 (1.99%) BMC
11 10 (1.99%) Juniper
12 9 (1.79%) Epicor
13 8 (1.59%) Pega
13 8 (1.59%) QAD