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

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Certified Professional Java SE Programmer (formerly Sun Certified Java Programmer (SCJP))
Rank 850 881 848
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -33
Permanent jobs citing OCPJP 18 20 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.017% 0.018% 0.018%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.064% 0.066% 0.066%
Number of salaries quoted 12 20 19
Average salary £48,750 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +4.00%
UK excluding London average salary £48,750 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +4.00%
OCPJP
UK

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

Qualifications Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
28329 30094 28835
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.38% 27.19% 27.85%
Number of salaries quoted 22322 24284 23479
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

OCPJP
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

OCPJP Jobs Demand Trend in England

OCPJP
Salary Trend in England

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

OCPJP Salary Trend in England

OCPJP
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OCPJP across the England region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015.

OCPJP Salary Histogram in England

OCPJP
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OCPJP within the England region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +8 10 £48,750 +21.87%
East Midlands +14 6 - -
Yorkshire - 2 £50,000 -
OCPJP
UK

OCPJP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the England 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 52 (98.11%) J2EE
2 50 (94.34%) Spring
3 49 (92.45%) JavaScript
4 45 (84.91%) Java
5 40 (75.47%) Agile Software Development
6 39 (73.58%) Oracle
7 38 (71.70%) Sun
8 37 (69.81%) Linux
9 36 (67.92%) Apache
9 36 (67.92%) Dojo
10 34 (64.15%) Windows
11 33 (62.26%) SQL Server
12 30 (56.60%) Software Engineering
13 29 (54.72%) SQL
13 29 (54.72%) HTML
13 29 (54.72%) Web Services
14 28 (52.83%) CSS
14 28 (52.83%) Computer Science
14 28 (52.83%) Degree
15 27 (50.94%) jQuery
16 26 (49.06%) Eclipse
17 25 (47.17%) JUnit
17 25 (47.17%) SOAP
17 25 (47.17%) Maven
17 25 (47.17%) Hibernate
18 24 (45.28%) Multithreading
19 23 (43.40%) Ajax
19 23 (43.40%) OCMJD
19 23 (43.40%) UML
19 23 (43.40%) Oracle Certification

OCPJP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the England 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 36 (67.92%) Apache
2 22 (41.51%) WebLogic
3 20 (37.74%) Tomcat
4 19 (35.85%) WebSphere
4 19 (35.85%) GlassFish
4 19 (35.85%) JBoss
5 6 (11.32%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (62.26%) SQL Server
2 6 (11.32%) DB2
2 6 (11.32%) DB2 UDB
3 2 (3.77%) Oracle Database
3 2 (3.77%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.77%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.89%) MySQL
4 1 (1.89%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 26 (49.06%) Eclipse
2 25 (47.17%) JUnit
2 25 (47.17%) Maven
3 22 (41.51%) Subversion
4 19 (35.85%) NetBeans
5 15 (28.30%) StarTeam
5 15 (28.30%) Git (software)
5 15 (28.30%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 9 (16.98%) Ant
7 6 (11.32%) CruiseControl
8 2 (3.77%) ERwin
9 1 (1.89%) ClearQuest
9 1 (1.89%) Toad
9 1 (1.89%) Oracle Forms
9 1 (1.89%) ClearCase
9 1 (1.89%) Artifactory
9 1 (1.89%) Jenkins
9 1 (1.89%) JIRA
General
1 6 (11.32%) Marketing
2 1 (1.89%) Finance
2 1 (1.89%) Advertising
2 1 (1.89%) Games
Job Titles
1 45 (84.91%) Developer
2 36 (67.92%) Java Developer
3 20 (37.74%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 19 (35.85%) J2EE Developer
5 12 (22.64%) Software Engineer
6 10 (18.87%) Senior Developer
6 10 (18.87%) Software Developer
7 6 (11.32%) Senior Software Developer
7 6 (11.32%) Senior Software Engineer
8 4 (7.55%) Senior Java Developer
9 3 (5.66%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
10 2 (3.77%) Senior J2EE Developer
10 2 (3.77%) Lead Java Developer
10 2 (3.77%) Lead Developer
10 2 (3.77%) Applications Developer
11 1 (1.89%) Support Analyst
11 1 (1.89%) Junior
11 1 (1.89%) Analyst
11 1 (1.89%) Oracle Developer
11 1 (1.89%) Senior Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (98.11%) J2EE
2 50 (94.34%) Spring
3 36 (67.92%) Dojo
4 29 (54.72%) HTML
4 29 (54.72%) Web Services
5 28 (52.83%) CSS
6 27 (50.94%) jQuery
7 25 (47.17%) Hibernate
7 25 (47.17%) SOAP
8 23 (43.40%) Ajax
9 22 (41.51%) XML
10 21 (39.62%) JMS
11 19 (35.85%) JSON
11 19 (35.85%) RESTful
12 18 (33.96%) J2SE
12 18 (33.96%) Servlets
13 16 (30.19%) JPA
14 15 (28.30%) JDBC
15 14 (26.42%) JAX-WS
16 11 (20.75%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 28 (52.83%) Computer Science
2 19 (35.85%) Clustering
3 8 (15.09%) Open Source
4 6 (11.32%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (11.32%) Credit Risk
4 6 (11.32%) DataPower
5 2 (3.77%) GIS
6 1 (1.89%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 37 (69.81%) Linux
2 34 (64.15%) Windows
3 6 (11.32%) zOS
4 3 (5.66%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (75.47%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (56.60%) Software Engineering
3 24 (45.28%) Multithreading
4 23 (43.40%) UML
5 19 (35.85%) Load Balancing
6 18 (33.96%) AOP
7 11 (20.75%) Mentoring
8 8 (15.09%) OO
9 6 (11.32%) Migration
9 6 (11.32%) Performance Testing
9 6 (11.32%) Product Management
9 6 (11.32%) Waterfall
10 3 (5.66%) MVC
11 2 (3.77%) Business Development
11 2 (3.77%) OOP
11 2 (3.77%) OOA/OOD
11 2 (3.77%) Data Modelling
11 2 (3.77%) SOA
11 2 (3.77%) Physical Data Model
12 1 (1.89%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 49 (92.45%) JavaScript
2 45 (84.91%) Java
3 29 (54.72%) SQL
4 20 (37.74%) C++
5 3 (5.66%) PL/SQL
6 2 (3.77%) Python
7 1 (1.89%) Lua
7 1 (1.89%) R
Qualifications
1 28 (52.83%) Degree
2 23 (43.40%) Oracle Certification
2 23 (43.40%) OCMJD
3 18 (33.96%) Security Cleared
4 5 (9.43%) Sun Certification
5 4 (7.55%) SC Cleared
6 3 (5.66%) OCPJWCD
7 1 (1.89%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.89%) QA
Vendors
1 39 (73.58%) Oracle
2 38 (71.70%) Sun
3 1 (1.89%) Perforce