The table below looks at the statistics for OCP in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OCP over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Certified Professional (OCP)
Rank 115 133 109
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -24
Permanent jobs citing OCP 13 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.59% 0.046% 0.29%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.73% 0.15% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 13 1 5
Average salary £65,000 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+52.94% -15.00%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,500 £51,250
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -17.07%
OCP
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
751 663 477
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 34.25% 30.69% 27.93%
Number of salaries quoted 649 598 390
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 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

OCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

OCP Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

OCP
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

OCP Salary Trend in Birmingham

OCP
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OCP across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 1 September 2014.

OCP Salary Histogram in Birmingham

OCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing OCP 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 OCP.

1 14 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 14 (100.00%) SQL
1 14 (100.00%) Oracle
1 14 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 14 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 14 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
1 14 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 14 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 14 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 10 (71.43%) Java
2 10 (71.43%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 10 (71.43%) Data Integration
2 10 (71.43%) SC Cleared
2 10 (71.43%) Security Cleared
2 10 (71.43%) Oracle EBS R12
2 10 (71.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 10 (71.43%) Oracle EBS
2 10 (71.43%) Workflow
2 10 (71.43%) Oracle Workflow
2 10 (71.43%) Shell Script
2 10 (71.43%) SOA
2 10 (71.43%) UNIX
2 10 (71.43%) Oracle Forms
2 10 (71.43%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (28.57%) Oracle8/8i Database
3 4 (28.57%) Oracle9i Database
3 4 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (28.57%) ETL
3 4 (28.57%) Oracle Database 10g
3 4 (28.57%) Clustering

OCP
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing OCP 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 OCP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (71.43%) Oracle Workflow
1 10 (71.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 10 (71.43%) Oracle EBS
1 10 (71.43%) Oracle EBS R12
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 14 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 14 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 14 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 10 (71.43%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 10 (71.43%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (28.57%) Oracle8/8i Database
3 4 (28.57%) Oracle9i Database
3 4 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (28.57%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2000
4 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (71.43%) Oracle Forms
Job Titles
1 10 (71.43%) Team Leader
1 10 (71.43%) Development Team Leader
1 10 (71.43%) Oracle Team Leader
2 4 (28.57%) DBA
2 4 (28.57%) Oracle DBA
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Oracle DBA
3 1 (7.14%) Senior DBA
Miscellaneous
1 10 (71.43%) Data Integration
2 4 (28.57%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 10 (71.43%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (71.43%) Workflow
2 10 (71.43%) SOA
3 4 (28.57%) ETL
3 4 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 14 (100.00%) SQL
2 10 (71.43%) Shell Script
2 10 (71.43%) Java
Qualifications
1 14 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
2 10 (71.43%) SC Cleared
2 10 (71.43%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Oracle