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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Certified Professional Java SE Programmer (formerly Sun Certified Java Programmer (SCJP))
Rank 816 828 837
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +9
Permanent jobs citing OCPJP 24 26 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.025% 0.027% 0.020%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.080% 0.098% 0.072%
Number of salaries quoted 21 26 20
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% +23.07%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £40,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+18.75% +23.07%
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
30049 26425 27647
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 31.15% 27.22% 28.01%
Number of salaries quoted 24144 21044 22850
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £63,500 £65,000
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 6 March 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 6 March 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 -15 19 £43,750 +9.37%
Yorkshire 0 2 £45,000 +8.43%
London - 1 - -
OCPJP
UK

OCPJP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 57 (100.00%) Spring
2 56 (98.25%) J2EE
3 52 (91.23%) Oracle
3 52 (91.23%) Agile Software Development
4 50 (87.72%) Linux
5 49 (85.96%) Java
6 48 (84.21%) JavaScript
6 48 (84.21%) Apache
6 48 (84.21%) Sun
7 41 (71.93%) Windows
7 41 (71.93%) Dojo
8 40 (70.18%) Software Engineering
8 40 (70.18%) SQL Server
9 36 (63.16%) Computer Science
9 36 (63.16%) Degree
10 31 (54.39%) SQL
11 30 (52.63%) Oracle Certification
12 29 (50.88%) Hibernate
12 29 (50.88%) Multithreading
13 28 (49.12%) OCMJD
14 27 (47.37%) Tomcat
15 26 (45.61%) JUnit
16 25 (43.86%) WebLogic
16 25 (43.86%) HTML
16 25 (43.86%) Web Services
17 24 (42.11%) CSS
17 24 (42.11%) JMS
17 24 (42.11%) Ajax
17 24 (42.11%) jQuery
18 23 (40.35%) UML

OCPJP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 48 (84.21%) Apache
2 27 (47.37%) Tomcat
3 25 (43.86%) WebLogic
4 21 (36.84%) JBoss
4 21 (36.84%) WebSphere
4 21 (36.84%) GlassFish
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (70.18%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.51%) RDBMS
2 2 (3.51%) Oracle Database
2 2 (3.51%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.75%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.75%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 26 (45.61%) JUnit
2 22 (38.60%) Eclipse
3 21 (36.84%) NetBeans
3 21 (36.84%) Maven
4 18 (31.58%) Subversion
5 17 (29.82%) StarTeam
5 17 (29.82%) Git (software)
5 17 (29.82%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 4 (7.02%) Ant
7 3 (5.26%) ERwin
8 1 (1.75%) ClearQuest
8 1 (1.75%) Toad
8 1 (1.75%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (1.75%) ClearCase
8 1 (1.75%) Artifactory
8 1 (1.75%) Jenkins
8 1 (1.75%) JIRA
General
1 2 (3.51%) Advertising
1 2 (3.51%) Games
Job Titles
1 47 (82.46%) Developer
2 37 (64.91%) Java Developer
3 28 (49.12%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 27 (47.37%) J2EE Developer
5 14 (24.56%) Software Engineer
6 10 (17.54%) Software Developer
7 8 (14.04%) Senior Developer
7 8 (14.04%) Senior Software Engineer
8 6 (10.53%) Developer Analyst
8 6 (10.53%) Software Support Analyst
8 6 (10.53%) Support Analyst
8 6 (10.53%) Analyst
8 6 (10.53%) Senior Software Developer
9 3 (5.26%) Applications Developer
10 2 (3.51%) Lead Developer
10 2 (3.51%) Lead Java Developer
10 2 (3.51%) Senior Java Developer
11 1 (1.75%) Senior Oracle Developer
11 1 (1.75%) Junior Applications Developer
11 1 (1.75%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (100.00%) Spring
2 56 (98.25%) J2EE
3 41 (71.93%) Dojo
4 29 (50.88%) Hibernate
5 25 (43.86%) HTML
5 25 (43.86%) Web Services
6 24 (42.11%) CSS
6 24 (42.11%) JMS
6 24 (42.11%) Ajax
6 24 (42.11%) jQuery
7 21 (36.84%) RESTful
7 21 (36.84%) JSON
7 21 (36.84%) Servlets
7 21 (36.84%) SOAP
8 20 (35.09%) J2SE
9 18 (31.58%) XML
10 17 (29.82%) JDBC
11 16 (28.07%) JAX-WS
12 12 (21.05%) JPA
13 11 (19.30%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 36 (63.16%) Computer Science
2 21 (36.84%) Clustering
3 3 (5.26%) Open Source
4 1 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 50 (87.72%) Linux
2 41 (71.93%) Windows
3 4 (7.02%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (91.23%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (70.18%) Software Engineering
3 29 (50.88%) Multithreading
4 23 (40.35%) UML
5 21 (36.84%) Load Balancing
6 20 (35.09%) AOP
7 11 (19.30%) Mentoring
8 7 (12.28%) OO
9 4 (7.02%) MVC
10 3 (5.26%) OOA/OOD
10 3 (5.26%) Data Modelling
10 3 (5.26%) Physical Data Model
11 2 (3.51%) SOA
11 2 (3.51%) OOP
11 2 (3.51%) Business Development
12 1 (1.75%) Requirements Analysis
12 1 (1.75%) RUP
12 1 (1.75%) TDD
12 1 (1.75%) ITIL
12 1 (1.75%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 49 (85.96%) Java
2 48 (84.21%) JavaScript
3 31 (54.39%) SQL
4 22 (38.60%) C++
5 4 (7.02%) PL/SQL
6 3 (5.26%) Python
7 1 (1.75%) Lua
7 1 (1.75%) R
Qualifications
1 36 (63.16%) Degree
2 30 (52.63%) Oracle Certification
3 28 (49.12%) OCMJD
4 18 (31.58%) Security Cleared
5 8 (14.04%) Sun Certification
6 4 (7.02%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.75%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.75%) OCPJWCD
7 1 (1.75%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.75%) QA
Vendors
1 52 (91.23%) Oracle
2 48 (84.21%) Sun
3 1 (1.75%) Perforce
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