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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Certified Professional Java SE Programmer (formerly Sun Certified Java Programmer (SCJP))
Rank 900 882 866
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -16
Permanent jobs citing OCPJP 11 37 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.012% 0.038% 0.031%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.042% 0.14% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 11 33 30
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
26262 26907 26043
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.74% 27.59% 27.13%
Number of salaries quoted 21288 21644 20712
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £71,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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
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 5 February 2016. 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 -21 11 £40,000 -
OCPJP
UK

OCPJP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 35 (100.00%) Java
2 34 (97.14%) Degree
3 33 (94.29%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (88.57%) Web Services
5 29 (82.86%) JavaScript
5 29 (82.86%) Spring
5 29 (82.86%) Sun
6 28 (80.00%) SQL Server
7 26 (74.29%) J2EE
7 26 (74.29%) Computer Science
8 25 (71.43%) jQuery
8 25 (71.43%) Software Engineering
9 24 (68.57%) Dojo
9 24 (68.57%) Hibernate
10 23 (65.71%) Oracle Certification
10 23 (65.71%) Oracle
11 22 (62.86%) Windows
11 22 (62.86%) Linux
11 22 (62.86%) Apache
11 22 (62.86%) Multithreading
12 8 (22.86%) XML
12 8 (22.86%) Scrum
12 8 (22.86%) Finance
12 8 (22.86%) OCPJWCD
13 7 (20.00%) TDD
13 7 (20.00%) SOA
13 7 (20.00%) Unix
13 7 (20.00%) SOAP
13 7 (20.00%) REST
14 6 (17.14%) JSON

OCPJP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 22 (62.86%) Apache
2 6 (17.14%) Tomcat
3 2 (5.71%) WebLogic
3 2 (5.71%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.86%) CMS
4 1 (2.86%) JBoss
4 1 (2.86%) WebSphere Application Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (14.29%) MySQL
2 5 (14.29%) SQLite
3 2 (5.71%) GIS
4 1 (2.86%) DB2
4 1 (2.86%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (17.14%) Subversion
2 5 (14.29%) Eclipse
2 5 (14.29%) Git (software)
3 2 (5.71%) Maven
4 1 (2.86%) Ant
4 1 (2.86%) Apache Ivy
4 1 (2.86%) ClearCase
4 1 (2.86%) Cucumber
4 1 (2.86%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.86%) Selenium
4 1 (2.86%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 8 (22.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 35 (100.00%) Developer
2 34 (97.14%) Java Developer
3 26 (74.29%) J2EE Developer
3 26 (74.29%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 22 (62.86%) JavaScript Developer
5 9 (25.71%) Agile Developer
5 9 (25.71%) Agile Java Developer
6 7 (20.00%) Java Software Developer
6 7 (20.00%) Software Developer
7 4 (11.43%) Senior Developer
7 4 (11.43%) Senior Java Developer
8 2 (5.71%) Analyst
8 2 (5.71%) Analyst Developer
8 2 (5.71%) Analyst Programmer
8 2 (5.71%) Developer Analyst
8 2 (5.71%) Java Analyst Programmer
8 2 (5.71%) Java Programmer
8 2 (5.71%) Programmer
8 2 (5.71%) Senior J2EE Developer
8 2 (5.71%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (88.57%) Web Services
2 29 (82.86%) Spring
3 26 (74.29%) J2EE
4 25 (71.43%) jQuery
5 24 (68.57%) Dojo
5 24 (68.57%) Hibernate
6 8 (22.86%) XML
7 7 (20.00%) REST
7 7 (20.00%) SOAP
8 6 (17.14%) JSON
8 6 (17.14%) XSLT
9 5 (14.29%) JAX-RS
10 4 (11.43%) Ajax
11 3 (8.57%) JSP
12 2 (5.71%) EJB
12 2 (5.71%) HTML
12 2 (5.71%) Struts
13 1 (2.86%) CSS
13 1 (2.86%) DHTML
13 1 (2.86%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 26 (74.29%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.71%) Smartcard
3 1 (2.86%) Ergonomics
3 1 (2.86%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 22 (62.86%) Linux
1 22 (62.86%) Windows
2 7 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (94.29%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (71.43%) Software Engineering
3 22 (62.86%) Multithreading
4 8 (22.86%) Scrum
5 7 (20.00%) SOA
5 7 (20.00%) TDD
6 6 (17.14%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (17.14%) DSDM
6 6 (17.14%) RUP
7 2 (5.71%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (5.71%) OO
7 2 (5.71%) UML
8 1 (2.86%) BDD
8 1 (2.86%) Content Management
8 1 (2.86%) OOD
8 1 (2.86%) OOP
8 1 (2.86%) Open Source
8 1 (2.86%) Unit Testing
8 1 (2.86%) Use Case
8 1 (2.86%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 35 (100.00%) Java
2 29 (82.86%) JavaScript
3 5 (14.29%) Jython
3 5 (14.29%) SQL
4 1 (2.86%) Groovy
4 1 (2.86%) Lua
4 1 (2.86%) Perl
4 1 (2.86%) PHP
4 1 (2.86%) Python
4 1 (2.86%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 34 (97.14%) Degree
2 23 (65.71%) Oracle Certification
3 8 (22.86%) OCPJWCD
4 6 (17.14%) Sun Certification
5 4 (11.43%) OCMJD
6 1 (2.86%) DV Cleared
6 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 29 (82.86%) Sun
2 23 (65.71%) Oracle
3 1 (2.86%) OpenText
3 1 (2.86%) Vignette