The table below looks at the statistics for OCA in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OCA over the 3 months to 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Certified Associate (OCA)
Rank 134 127 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Permanent jobs citing OCA 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.044% 0.046% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.13% 0.16% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +11.84%
OCA
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Qualifications Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
775 637 484
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 34.37% 29.52% 27.90%
Number of salaries quoted 670 574 393
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

OCA
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OCA across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

OCA Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

OCA
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OCA across the Birmingham region.

OCA Salary Trend in Birmingham

OCA
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing OCA also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited OCA.

1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) VBScript
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XSL
1 1 (100.00%) XSLT
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (100.00%) LDAP
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
1 1 (100.00%) CA SiteMinder
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell

OCA
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing OCA also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited OCA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XSL
1 1 (100.00%) XSLT
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) VBScript
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft