Period
to 17 October 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 17 October 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
17 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 45 32 24
Rank change year-on-year -13 -8 -5
Permanent jobs citing Oracle 508 730 801
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 5.13% 6.18% 7.24%
As % of the Vendors category 11.58% 13.33% 15.37%
Number of salaries quoted 421 469 746
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +4.65%
10th Percentile £26,250 £28,450 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,500 £70,625
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 permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in the West Midlands.

All Vendors
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 4388 5477 5210
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 44.30% 46.38% 47.06%
Number of salaries quoted 3442 4022 4325
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £24,250 £22,500 £23,750
90th Percentile £61,250 £62,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

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 17 October 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 17 October 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 -22 152 £47,750 -0.52% 15
Coventry 0 118 £50,000 +21.95% 12
Warwickshire -21 46 £35,000 -22.22% 6
Staffordshire +8 40 £45,000 +28.57% 4
Shropshire -22 39 £55,000 +46.67% 1
West Bromwich +9 21 £50,000 +5.26%
Worcestershire -19 15 £31,000 -1.59% 1
Wolverhampton +5 11 £38,000 +1.33%
Walsall +12 8 £30,500 -18.67%
Dudley +16 6 £26,000 -30.67%
Solihull -9 3 £22,500 - 2
Sutton Coldfield +7 1 £42,500 +70.00%
Wednesbury -3 1 £37,500 +15.38%
Stourbridge - 1 £25,000 -
Halesowen - 1 £25,000 -
Oracle
England

For the 6 months to 17 October 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.

1 275 (54.13%) SQL
2 172 (33.86%) Java
3 169 (33.27%) Agile Software Development
4 164 (32.28%) SQL Server
5 125 (24.61%) Finance
6 115 (22.64%) JavaScript
7 111 (21.85%) Spring
7 111 (21.85%) Oracle Database
8 103 (20.28%) Hibernate
9 91 (17.91%) Scrum
10 90 (17.72%) Microsoft
11 81 (15.94%) PL/SQL
12 77 (15.16%) HTML
13 73 (14.37%) .NET
13 73 (14.37%) Degree
13 73 (14.37%) Microsoft Azure
14 71 (13.98%) MySQL
15 67 (13.19%) Amazon AWS
16 66 (12.99%) MVC
16 66 (12.99%) ITIL
17 65 (12.80%) Linux
18 63 (12.40%) XML
19 60 (11.81%) C#
19 60 (11.81%) Jenkins
20 57 (11.22%) Unix
21 55 (10.83%) SOAP
21 55 (10.83%) Analytical Skills
21 55 (10.83%) SDLC
22 54 (10.63%) Relational Database
22 54 (10.63%) TDD

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 51 (10.04%) JBoss
2 34 (6.69%) Tomcat
3 29 (5.71%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 26 (5.12%) WebLogic
5 19 (3.74%) WebSphere
6 15 (2.95%) Confluence
7 13 (2.56%) Oracle Workflow
8 11 (2.17%) GlassFish
9 10 (1.97%) IIS
9 10 (1.97%) OpenStack
9 10 (1.97%) SAS
10 9 (1.77%) Apache
11 7 (1.38%) Documentum
11 7 (1.38%) WildFly
12 6 (1.18%) Apache Spark
13 5 (0.98%) SharePoint
14 4 (0.79%) BizTalk Server
14 4 (0.79%) Oracle Application Server
15 2 (0.39%) CMS
16 1 (0.20%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 24 (4.72%) Microsoft Excel
2 13 (2.56%) Acrobat
2 13 (2.56%) Adobe Illustrator
3 12 (2.36%) Microsoft Office
3 12 (2.36%) PaintShop Pro
4 5 (0.98%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.79%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 4 (0.79%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.20%) RoboHelp
6 1 (0.20%) Snagit
Business Applications
1 10 (1.97%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (1.38%) Oracle BPM
2 7 (1.38%) Oracle ERP
2 7 (1.38%) Oracle Financials
3 6 (1.18%) Oracle Applications
4 4 (0.79%) Dynamics AX
4 4 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (0.79%) Oracle 11i
4 4 (0.79%) Oracle EBS R12
4 4 (0.79%) Oracle Retail
5 3 (0.59%) NetSuite
5 3 (0.59%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 3 (0.59%) SAP GRC
5 3 (0.59%) SAP S/4HANA
6 2 (0.39%) Oracle HRMS
6 2 (0.39%) Oracle Payables
6 2 (0.39%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 2 (0.39%) Oracle Receivables
6 2 (0.39%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.20%) Oracle Assets
Cloud Services
1 73 (14.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 67 (13.19%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (1.57%) GitHub
4 7 (1.38%) IaaS
5 5 (0.98%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (0.98%) PaaS
5 5 (0.98%) SaaS
6 4 (0.79%) Taleo
7 3 (0.59%) Force.com
8 2 (0.39%) Dynamics 365
9 1 (0.20%) Bluemix
9 1 (0.20%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.20%) IBM Cloud
9 1 (0.20%) Oracle Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 16 (3.15%) Internet
2 14 (2.76%) WAN
3 12 (2.36%) Firewall
4 11 (2.17%) VPN
5 10 (1.97%) SAN
6 5 (0.98%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (0.98%) Wireless
7 4 (0.79%) CTI
8 3 (0.59%) LAN
8 3 (0.59%) Network Security
8 3 (0.59%) PuTTY
9 1 (0.20%) Fibre Channel
9 1 (0.20%) Intranet
9 1 (0.20%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 164 (32.28%) SQL Server
2 111 (21.85%) Oracle Database
3 71 (13.98%) MySQL
4 54 (10.63%) Relational Database
5 44 (8.66%) Data Warehouse
6 42 (8.27%) Oracle Database 12c
7 39 (7.68%) PostgreSQL
8 33 (6.50%) BusinessObjects
9 29 (5.71%) DB2
9 29 (5.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 28 (5.51%) MongoDB
11 24 (4.72%) Oracle Reports
12 23 (4.53%) Data Mart
12 23 (4.53%) RDBMS
13 22 (4.33%) NoSQL
14 21 (4.13%) Oracle Database 11g
14 21 (4.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 20 (3.94%) QlikView
16 19 (3.74%) SQL Server 2012
17 17 (3.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 60 (11.81%) Jenkins
2 40 (7.87%) JUnit
3 29 (5.71%) Maven
4 25 (4.92%) Git (software)
5 20 (3.94%) Selenium
5 20 (3.94%) Subversion
6 19 (3.74%) TestNG
7 17 (3.35%) Cucumber
7 17 (3.35%) JIRA
8 12 (2.36%) JBehave
8 12 (2.36%) Team Foundation Server
9 10 (1.97%) Bitbucket
9 10 (1.97%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 8 (1.57%) Eclipse
10 8 (1.57%) Hudson
11 7 (1.38%) Oracle Forms
11 7 (1.38%) TeamCity
12 4 (0.79%) jMock
12 4 (0.79%) Mockito
12 4 (0.79%) RSpec
General
1 125 (24.61%) Finance
2 42 (8.27%) Retail
3 19 (3.74%) Banking
4 17 (3.35%) Publishing
5 13 (2.56%) Billing
5 13 (2.56%) Pharmaceutical
6 12 (2.36%) Legal
7 11 (2.17%) Manufacturing
8 9 (1.77%) Marketing
9 8 (1.57%) Advertising
9 8 (1.57%) Financial Institution
10 6 (1.18%) Local Government
11 5 (0.98%) Telecoms
12 3 (0.59%) Front Office
13 2 (0.39%) German Language
14 1 (0.20%) Corporate Banking
14 1 (0.20%) Electronics
14 1 (0.20%) French Language
Job Titles
1 198 (38.98%) Developer
2 96 (18.90%) Java Developer
3 71 (13.98%) Analyst
4 62 (12.20%) Architect
5 35 (6.89%) Software Developer
6 32 (6.30%) DBA
7 28 (5.51%) Senior Developer
8 24 (4.72%) Support Analyst
9 22 (4.33%) Consultant
10 21 (4.13%) Oracle Developer
11 20 (3.94%) Administrator
12 19 (3.74%) Applications Support
12 19 (3.74%) Graduate
13 18 (3.54%) Oracle DBA
14 17 (3.35%) Developer/Software Engineer
14 17 (3.35%) Software Engineer
15 16 (3.15%) Data Architect
15 16 (3.15%) Data Warehouse Developer
15 16 (3.15%) Java Software Developer
16 15 (2.95%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 111 (21.85%) Spring
2 103 (20.28%) Hibernate
3 77 (15.16%) HTML
4 73 (14.37%) .NET
5 63 (12.40%) XML
6 55 (10.83%) SOAP
7 52 (10.24%) CSS
8 51 (10.04%) AngularJS
8 51 (10.04%) Java EE
9 50 (9.84%) REST
10 47 (9.25%) Web Services
11 44 (8.66%) JPA
12 40 (7.87%) J2EE
13 37 (7.28%) RESTful
14 31 (6.10%) JMS
15 30 (5.91%) Middleware
15 30 (5.91%) Spring MVC
16 27 (5.31%) XSLT
17 21 (4.13%) Node.js
18 19 (3.74%) EJB 3.0
Miscellaneous
1 55 (10.83%) Analytical Skills
2 40 (7.87%) Computer Science
3 17 (3.35%) Management Information System
4 16 (3.15%) Data Centre
5 15 (2.95%) Enterprise Software
6 12 (2.36%) Graphic Design
6 12 (2.36%) Mainframe
7 9 (1.77%) Data Structures
7 9 (1.77%) User Experience
8 8 (1.57%) EPoS
9 5 (0.98%) CMDB
9 5 (0.98%) Fintech
9 5 (0.98%) Replication
9 5 (0.98%) Smart Meter
10 4 (0.79%) Mobile App
10 4 (0.79%) Public Cloud
11 3 (0.59%) Blog
12 2 (0.39%) Equities
12 2 (0.39%) iSeries
12 2 (0.39%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 65 (12.80%) Linux
2 57 (11.22%) Unix
3 51 (10.04%) Windows
4 23 (4.53%) Windows Server
5 17 (3.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (1.38%) AIX
7 5 (0.98%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (0.79%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (0.59%) Android
9 3 (0.59%) Apple iOS
9 3 (0.59%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.39%) HPUX
10 2 (0.39%) Solaris
11 1 (0.20%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 169 (33.27%) Agile Software Development
2 91 (17.91%) Scrum
3 66 (12.99%) ITIL
3 66 (12.99%) MVC
4 55 (10.83%) SDLC
5 54 (10.63%) TDD
6 49 (9.65%) Software Engineering
7 47 (9.25%) Business Intelligence
8 45 (8.86%) ERP
9 41 (8.07%) Project Management
9 41 (8.07%) Test Automation
10 39 (7.68%) Kanban
11 37 (7.28%) Mentoring
12 36 (7.09%) Continuous Integration
13 35 (6.89%) Business Analysis
14 33 (6.50%) DevOps
15 30 (5.91%) BDD
16 29 (5.71%) SOA
16 29 (5.71%) Technical Architecture
17 28 (5.51%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 275 (54.13%) SQL
2 172 (33.86%) Java
3 115 (22.64%) JavaScript
4 81 (15.94%) PL/SQL
5 60 (11.81%) C#
6 34 (6.69%) T-SQL
7 28 (5.51%) XPath
8 16 (3.15%) PHP
8 16 (3.15%) Shell Script
9 13 (2.56%) VBA
10 11 (2.17%) Ruby
11 10 (1.97%) Bash Shell
11 10 (1.97%) PowerShell
11 10 (1.97%) Python
12 9 (1.77%) C++
12 9 (1.77%) VB.NET
13 8 (1.57%) C
13 8 (1.57%) Scala
14 7 (1.38%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
15 5 (0.98%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 73 (14.37%) Degree
2 32 (6.30%) Computer Science Degree
3 31 (6.10%) Security Cleared
4 13 (2.56%) ISEB
5 11 (2.17%) SC Cleared
6 9 (1.77%) OCP
6 9 (1.77%) Oracle Certification
7 8 (1.57%) ISTQB
8 6 (1.18%) CCDA
8 6 (1.18%) CCDP
8 6 (1.18%) CCNA
8 6 (1.18%) CCNP
8 6 (1.18%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (1.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 6 (1.18%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (0.98%) CIMA
9 5 (0.98%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (0.98%) PMI Certification
9 5 (0.98%) PMP
10 4 (0.79%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (6.89%) QA
2 18 (3.54%) SLA
3 8 (1.57%) Data Quality
4 7 (1.38%) Disclosure Scotland
5 3 (0.59%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 2 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 19770
7 1 (0.20%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 38 (7.48%) Docker
2 17 (3.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (1.57%) Active Directory
3 8 (1.57%) Oracle RAC
4 6 (1.18%) Virtual Machines
5 5 (0.98%) NFS
6 4 (0.79%) VMware Workstation
7 3 (0.59%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (0.39%) Virtual Desktop
9 1 (0.20%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 1 (0.20%) HDFS
9 1 (0.20%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 1 (0.20%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (0.20%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 47 (9.25%) Puppet
2 27 (5.31%) Opscode Chef
3 24 (4.72%) Ansible
4 9 (1.77%) Oracle RMAN
5 7 (1.38%) Kubernetes
5 7 (1.38%) Terraform
5 7 (1.38%) ZABBIX
6 5 (0.98%) Data Guard
6 5 (0.98%) FortiGate
6 5 (0.98%) Marathon
6 5 (0.98%) SCVMM
7 3 (0.59%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
7 3 (0.59%) Netcool
7 3 (0.59%) SCOM
8 2 (0.39%) Nagios
8 2 (0.39%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 1 (0.20%) Mesos
9 1 (0.20%) Netcool/OMNIbus
9 1 (0.20%) Oracle ZFS
9 1 (0.20%) SCCM
Vendors
1 90 (17.72%) Microsoft
2 36 (7.09%) SAP
3 28 (5.51%) IBM
4 23 (4.53%) VMware
5 19 (3.74%) Red Hat
6 16 (3.15%) Adobe
6 16 (3.15%) Cisco
7 14 (2.76%) Tableau
8 13 (2.56%) EMC
9 11 (2.17%) Infor
9 11 (2.17%) JD Edwards
10 10 (1.97%) CheckPoint
10 10 (1.97%) NetApp
11 9 (1.77%) Citrix
11 9 (1.77%) Epicor
11 9 (1.77%) Salesforce.com
12 8 (1.57%) HP
12 8 (1.57%) IFS
12 8 (1.57%) Sybase
13 7 (1.38%) BMC