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

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Certified Professional Java SE Programmer (formerly Sun Certified Java Programmer (SCJP))
Rank 314 324 332
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +8
Permanent jobs citing OCPJP 4 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.036% 0.025% 0.008%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.14% 0.12% 0.031%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 1
Average salary £35,000 £62,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-44.00% +13.63%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £37,500 £43,750
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -14.28%
OCPJP
London

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

Qualifications Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
2786 2551 3208
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 24.86% 21.41% 25.39%
Number of salaries quoted 2297 2241 2880
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,500 £70,000 £76,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

OCPJP
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

OCPJP Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

OCPJP
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OCPJP across the City of London region.

OCPJP Salary Trend in the City of London

OCPJP
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OCPJP across the City of London region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

OCPJP Salary Histogram in the City of London

OCPJP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing OCPJP 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 OCPJP.

1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (75.00%) CSS
1 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) JSP
2 2 (50.00%) Servlets
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) DOM
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) OO
2 2 (50.00%) XHTML
2 2 (50.00%) JMS
2 2 (50.00%) PHP
2 2 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) J2EE
2 2 (50.00%) MySQL
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) Ant
2 2 (50.00%) EJB
2 2 (50.00%) MVC
2 2 (50.00%) SEO
2 2 (50.00%) Replication
2 2 (50.00%) Spring
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) JSTL
2 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (50.00%) Spring MVC
2 2 (50.00%) jQuery
2 2 (50.00%) Open Source

OCPJP
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing OCPJP 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 OCPJP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Ant
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Junior
2 2 (50.00%) Applications Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Junior Developer
2 2 (50.00%) PHP Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Junior Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) CSS
1 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) JSP
2 2 (50.00%) Servlets
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) DOM
2 2 (50.00%) XHTML
2 2 (50.00%) JMS
2 2 (50.00%) J2EE
2 2 (50.00%) EJB
2 2 (50.00%) Spring
2 2 (50.00%) JSTL
2 2 (50.00%) Spring MVC
2 2 (50.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Replication
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (50.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) OO
1 2 (50.00%) MVC
1 2 (50.00%) SEO
1 2 (50.00%) OO PHP
2 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (25.00%) SOA
2 1 (25.00%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) PHP
2 2 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle