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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Certified Professional Java SE Programmer (formerly Sun Certified Java Programmer (SCJP))
Rank 871 874 835
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -39
Permanent jobs citing OCPJP 7 27 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.007% 0.024% 0.020%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.025% 0.090% 0.071%
Number of salaries quoted 5 27 20
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -13.33%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £32,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+30.76% -13.33%
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
27877 30152 27980
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.01% 27.32% 27.52%
Number of salaries quoted 22282 24016 22927
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%

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 3 July 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 -3 4 £52,500 +50.00%
North West -2 3 £40,000 +14.28% 1
OCPJP
UK

OCPJP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 30 (96.77%) J2EE
2 28 (90.32%) Java
2 28 (90.32%) JavaScript
3 26 (83.87%) Spring
3 26 (83.87%) Web Services
4 22 (70.97%) Sun
4 22 (70.97%) jQuery
5 20 (64.52%) Software Engineering
6 19 (61.29%) Dojo
6 19 (61.29%) Hibernate
7 18 (58.06%) Oracle
8 17 (54.84%) Agile Software Development
8 17 (54.84%) Oracle Certification
9 16 (51.61%) CSS
10 15 (48.39%) HTML
10 15 (48.39%) Windows
10 15 (48.39%) Linux
10 15 (48.39%) Apache
10 15 (48.39%) Degree
10 15 (48.39%) Computer Science
11 14 (45.16%) Multithreading
11 14 (45.16%) SQL
11 14 (45.16%) SQL Server
12 13 (41.94%) XML
13 12 (38.71%) UML
13 12 (38.71%) SOAP
13 12 (38.71%) OCMJD
14 11 (35.48%) Eclipse
15 10 (32.26%) Maven
15 10 (32.26%) Subversion

OCPJP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 15 (48.39%) Apache
2 8 (25.81%) WebSphere
3 6 (19.35%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
4 5 (16.13%) GlassFish
4 5 (16.13%) Tomcat
4 5 (16.13%) WebLogic
4 5 (16.13%) JBoss
5 3 (9.68%) MQSeries
5 3 (9.68%) WebSphere Application Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (45.16%) SQL Server
2 6 (19.35%) DB2
2 6 (19.35%) DB2 UDB
Development Applications
1 11 (35.48%) Eclipse
2 10 (32.26%) Subversion
2 10 (32.26%) Maven
3 8 (25.81%) JUnit
4 6 (19.35%) Ant
4 6 (19.35%) CruiseControl
5 5 (16.13%) NetBeans
6 4 (12.90%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 4 (12.90%) StarTeam
6 4 (12.90%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (19.35%) Marketing
2 3 (9.68%) Finance
Job Titles
1 28 (90.32%) Developer
1 28 (90.32%) Java Developer
2 17 (54.84%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 16 (51.61%) J2EE Developer
4 5 (16.13%) Senior Developer
4 5 (16.13%) Senior Java Developer
4 5 (16.13%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
5 4 (12.90%) Senior J2EE Developer
5 4 (12.90%) Software Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Software Developer
6 1 (3.23%) C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (96.77%) J2EE
2 26 (83.87%) Web Services
2 26 (83.87%) Spring
3 22 (70.97%) jQuery
4 19 (61.29%) Hibernate
4 19 (61.29%) Dojo
5 16 (51.61%) CSS
6 15 (48.39%) HTML
7 13 (41.94%) XML
8 12 (38.71%) SOAP
9 10 (32.26%) Ajax
10 9 (29.03%) Struts
10 9 (29.03%) JSP
11 8 (25.81%) JMS
12 7 (22.58%) Servlets
12 7 (22.58%) JPA
13 6 (19.35%) RESTful
13 6 (19.35%) Struts2
13 6 (19.35%) Apache Flex
13 6 (19.35%) YUI
Miscellaneous
1 15 (48.39%) Computer Science
2 6 (19.35%) Credit Risk
2 6 (19.35%) DataPower
2 6 (19.35%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (16.13%) Clustering
4 4 (12.90%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 15 (48.39%) Windows
1 15 (48.39%) Linux
2 6 (19.35%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (64.52%) Software Engineering
2 17 (54.84%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (45.16%) Multithreading
4 12 (38.71%) UML
5 6 (19.35%) Migration
5 6 (19.35%) Product Management
5 6 (19.35%) Open Source
5 6 (19.35%) Waterfall
5 6 (19.35%) Performance Testing
6 5 (16.13%) Load Balancing
7 4 (12.90%) AOP
8 3 (9.68%) OOA/OOD
8 3 (9.68%) OO
8 3 (9.68%) RAD
9 2 (6.45%) E-Commerce
9 2 (6.45%) SDLC
10 1 (3.23%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 28 (90.32%) Java
1 28 (90.32%) JavaScript
2 14 (45.16%) SQL
3 5 (16.13%) C++
4 1 (3.23%) R
Qualifications
1 17 (54.84%) Oracle Certification
2 15 (48.39%) Degree
3 12 (38.71%) OCMJD
4 7 (22.58%) Sun Certification
4 7 (22.58%) OCPJWCD
5 3 (9.68%) Security Cleared
6 2 (6.45%) SC Cleared
7 1 (3.23%) DV Cleared
Vendors
1 22 (70.97%) Sun
2 18 (58.06%) Oracle
Lytham St. Annes, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000k plus outstanding package
Posted: 2 days ago