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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Certified Professional Java SE Programmer (formerly Sun Certified Java Programmer (SCJP))
Rank 329 325 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Permanent jobs citing OCPJP 2 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.017% 0.017% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.066% 0.073% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 0
Average salary £35,000 £62,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-44.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £37,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -16.66%
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
3027 2745 3134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 25.40% 22.66% 23.98%
Number of salaries quoted 2478 2430 2827
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +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
Top 21 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 2 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) J2EE
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Ant
1 2 (100.00%) EJB
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JSP
1 2 (100.00%) Servlets
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
1 2 (100.00%) JSTL
1 2 (100.00%) Spring MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Open Source
1 2 (100.00%) JMS
2 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) SOA
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) OOA/OOD
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) CSS

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

For the 6 months to 20 August 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.

Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Ant
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Junior
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Applications Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Junior Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Junior Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) JSP
1 2 (100.00%) Servlets
1 2 (100.00%) JMS
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
1 2 (100.00%) JSTL
1 2 (100.00%) Spring MVC
1 2 (100.00%) J2EE
1 2 (100.00%) EJB
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) OOA/OOD
2 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle