The table below looks at the statistics for OCPJP in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OCPJP over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Certified Professional Java SE Programmer (formerly Sun Certified Java Programmer (SCJP))
Rank 70 48 63
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +15
Permanent jobs citing OCPJP 2 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.28% 0.39% 1.28%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.13% 1.46% 4.02%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 8
Average salary £33,750 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.84% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +23.07%
OCPJP
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 Coventry region.

Qualifications Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
177 137 199
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 25.07% 27.02% 31.84%
Number of salaries quoted 141 116 186
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +35.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,200 £29,000 £27,881
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

OCPJP
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

OCPJP Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

OCPJP
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

OCPJP Salary Trend in Coventry

OCPJP
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 8 (100.00%) Java
1 8 (100.00%) J2EE
1 8 (100.00%) Struts
1 8 (100.00%) Apache
1 8 (100.00%) Sun
1 8 (100.00%) Sun Certification
1 8 (100.00%) OCMJD
1 8 (100.00%) Spring
2 7 (87.50%) Computer Science
2 7 (87.50%) Software Engineering
2 7 (87.50%) Degree
2 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (87.50%) Hibernate
2 7 (87.50%) Tomcat
2 7 (87.50%) Linux
2 7 (87.50%) Oracle
2 7 (87.50%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) EJB
3 1 (12.50%) OCPJWCD
3 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software

OCPJP
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Coventry 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.

Application Platforms
1 8 (100.00%) Apache
2 7 (87.50%) Tomcat
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Java Developer
1 8 (100.00%) J2EE Developer
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
1 8 (100.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
2 7 (87.50%) Analyst
2 7 (87.50%) Support Analyst
2 7 (87.50%) Developer Analyst
2 7 (87.50%) Software Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) J2EE
1 8 (100.00%) Struts
1 8 (100.00%) Spring
2 7 (87.50%) Hibernate
3 1 (12.50%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 7 (87.50%) Computer Science
2 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (87.50%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (87.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) Sun Certification
1 8 (100.00%) OCMJD
2 7 (87.50%) Degree
3 1 (12.50%) OCPJWCD
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Sun
2 7 (87.50%) Oracle