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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Certified Professional Java SE Programmer (formerly Sun Certified Java Programmer (SCJP))
Rank 847 848 817
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -31
Permanent jobs citing OCPJP 29 18 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.027% 0.018% 0.047%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.100% 0.067% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 28 15 43
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £33,750 £32,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -23.52%
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
29079 27016 30725
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.21% 26.58% 28.82%
Number of salaries quoted 23170 22290 25824
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 24 October 2014.

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 24 October 2014. 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 +6 18 £40,000 +6.66%
East Midlands +6 8 £32,500 -
West Midlands -15 8 £32,500 -13.33%
London +15 6 £46,837 -25.06% 3
North East - 3 £40,500 -
North West - 1 £40,000 -
OCPJP
UK

OCPJP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 53 (96.36%) Java
2 48 (87.27%) Spring
3 43 (78.18%) Oracle
4 42 (76.36%) Sun
5 40 (72.73%) J2EE
6 39 (70.91%) Linux
6 39 (70.91%) Hibernate
7 36 (65.45%) Agile Software Development
8 35 (63.64%) SQL
9 33 (60.00%) JavaScript
9 33 (60.00%) Sun Certification
10 30 (54.55%) Struts
11 28 (50.91%) Software Engineering
12 27 (49.09%) Degree
13 26 (47.27%) Computer Science
14 25 (45.45%) Apache
15 21 (38.18%) JSP
16 19 (34.55%) HTML
16 19 (34.55%) Tomcat
16 19 (34.55%) OCMJD
17 18 (32.73%) Oracle Certification
18 17 (30.91%) Web Services
18 17 (30.91%) Ajax
19 15 (27.27%) XML
20 14 (25.45%) EJB
21 13 (23.64%) OO
22 12 (21.82%) XHTML
23 11 (20.00%) SQL Server
24 10 (18.18%) JUnit
24 10 (18.18%) CSS

OCPJP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 25 (45.45%) Apache
2 19 (34.55%) Tomcat
3 9 (16.36%) WebLogic
4 4 (7.27%) WebSphere
5 3 (5.45%) GlassFish
5 3 (5.45%) JBoss
6 1 (1.82%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (1.82%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (14.55%) Relational Database
3 7 (12.73%) RDBMS
4 4 (7.27%) MySQL
5 2 (3.64%) DB2
6 1 (1.82%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.82%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 10 (18.18%) JUnit
2 7 (12.73%) Redmine
2 7 (12.73%) Ant
3 6 (10.91%) Maven
4 4 (7.27%) Eclipse
5 3 (5.45%) Jenkins
5 3 (5.45%) ERwin
5 3 (5.45%) NetBeans
6 2 (3.64%) Subversion
6 2 (3.64%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 2 (3.64%) StarTeam
6 2 (3.64%) Git (software)
7 1 (1.82%) WebDriver
7 1 (1.82%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.82%) JDeveloper
7 1 (1.82%) Eclipse RCP
General
1 3 (5.45%) Advertising
1 3 (5.45%) Games
2 1 (1.82%) Billing
2 1 (1.82%) Finance
Job Titles
1 51 (92.73%) Developer
2 44 (80.00%) Java Developer
3 30 (54.55%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 28 (50.91%) J2EE Developer
5 16 (29.09%) Support Analyst
5 16 (29.09%) Developer Analyst
5 16 (29.09%) Software Support Analyst
5 16 (29.09%) Analyst
6 5 (9.09%) Applications Developer
7 4 (7.27%) Junior
7 4 (7.27%) Software Engineer
7 4 (7.27%) Junior Applications Developer
7 4 (7.27%) Junior Developer
8 3 (5.45%) Senior Java Developer
8 3 (5.45%) Senior Developer
9 2 (3.64%) Senior Software Engineer
9 2 (3.64%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (87.27%) Spring
2 40 (72.73%) J2EE
3 39 (70.91%) Hibernate
4 30 (54.55%) Struts
5 21 (38.18%) JSP
6 19 (34.55%) HTML
7 17 (30.91%) Web Services
7 17 (30.91%) Ajax
8 15 (27.27%) XML
9 14 (25.45%) EJB
10 12 (21.82%) XHTML
11 10 (18.18%) DOM
11 10 (18.18%) CSS
11 10 (18.18%) JMS
11 10 (18.18%) jQuery
12 9 (16.36%) JSTL
12 9 (16.36%) Dojo
12 9 (16.36%) Servlets
13 7 (12.73%) JPA
14 6 (10.91%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 26 (47.27%) Computer Science
2 7 (12.73%) NHS
3 6 (10.91%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (9.09%) Open Source
5 2 (3.64%) Replication
5 2 (3.64%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 39 (70.91%) Linux
2 9 (16.36%) Windows
3 3 (5.45%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (65.45%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (50.91%) Software Engineering
3 13 (23.64%) OO
4 9 (16.36%) OOA/OOD
5 8 (14.55%) UML
5 8 (14.55%) Workflow
6 7 (12.73%) Multithreading
7 6 (10.91%) Scrum
8 5 (9.09%) Use Case
8 5 (9.09%) OOD
8 5 (9.09%) MVC
9 4 (7.27%) Data Modelling
9 4 (7.27%) TDD
10 3 (5.45%) AOP
10 3 (5.45%) E-Commerce
10 3 (5.45%) System Testing
11 2 (3.64%) OO PHP
11 2 (3.64%) SEO
11 2 (3.64%) Load Balancing
11 2 (3.64%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 53 (96.36%) Java
2 35 (63.64%) SQL
3 33 (60.00%) JavaScript
4 8 (14.55%) PL/SQL
4 8 (14.55%) XPath
5 7 (12.73%) LotusScript
5 7 (12.73%) VBA
6 4 (7.27%) Python
6 4 (7.27%) C++
7 2 (3.64%) PHP
7 2 (3.64%) C#
7 2 (3.64%) Groovy
8 1 (1.82%) Scala
8 1 (1.82%) AspectJ
8 1 (1.82%) Ruby
8 1 (1.82%) C
Qualifications
1 33 (60.00%) Sun Certification
2 27 (49.09%) Degree
3 19 (34.55%) OCMJD
4 18 (32.73%) Oracle Certification
5 3 (5.45%) OCPJWCD
5 3 (5.45%) MBCS
5 3 (5.45%) CITP
6 1 (1.82%) OCP
Systems Management
1 1 (1.82%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 43 (78.18%) Oracle
2 42 (76.36%) Sun
3 1 (1.82%) Guidewire
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