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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Certified Professional Java SE Programmer (formerly Sun Certified Java Programmer (SCJP))
Rank 801 821 848
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +27
Permanent jobs citing OCPJP 36 32 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.037% 0.033% 0.023%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.13% 0.12% 0.082%
Number of salaries quoted 32 32 24
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £41,900 £47,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.10%
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
26711 26365 29295
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.49% 27.12% 28.10%
Number of salaries quoted 21542 20977 24759
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 £62,500 £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 29 January 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 29 January 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 23 £40,000 - 2
Yorkshire -6 3 £45,000 +8.43%
East Midlands +2 2 £32,500 -
West Midlands -10 2 £33,750 +3.84%
London - 2 £35,000 -
North West -3 1 £50,000 +31.57%
OCPJP
UK

OCPJP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 61 (95.31%) Spring
2 56 (87.50%) Oracle
2 56 (87.50%) Linux
3 55 (85.94%) J2EE
3 55 (85.94%) Java
4 53 (82.81%) Sun
5 52 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
6 51 (79.69%) JavaScript
7 47 (73.44%) Apache
8 40 (62.50%) Software Engineering
9 38 (59.38%) Degree
9 38 (59.38%) Computer Science
10 37 (57.81%) Dojo
10 37 (57.81%) SQL
10 37 (57.81%) Windows
11 36 (56.25%) SQL Server
11 36 (56.25%) Hibernate
12 31 (48.44%) HTML
12 31 (48.44%) Oracle Certification
13 29 (45.31%) OCMJD
14 28 (43.75%) Tomcat
15 27 (42.19%) Ajax
16 26 (40.63%) Multithreading
17 25 (39.06%) Web Services
18 24 (37.50%) CSS
18 24 (37.50%) JUnit
19 23 (35.94%) WebLogic
19 23 (35.94%) jQuery
20 22 (34.38%) XML
20 22 (34.38%) UML

OCPJP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 47 (73.44%) Apache
2 28 (43.75%) Tomcat
3 23 (35.94%) WebLogic
4 19 (29.69%) JBoss
4 19 (29.69%) GlassFish
4 19 (29.69%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (56.25%) SQL Server
2 7 (10.94%) Relational Database
2 7 (10.94%) RDBMS
3 3 (4.69%) MySQL
4 2 (3.13%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.56%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 24 (37.50%) JUnit
2 20 (31.25%) Eclipse
3 19 (29.69%) Maven
3 19 (29.69%) NetBeans
4 17 (26.56%) Subversion
5 16 (25.00%) StarTeam
5 16 (25.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 16 (25.00%) Git (software)
6 5 (7.81%) Redmine
7 4 (6.25%) Ant
8 3 (4.69%) ERwin
9 1 (1.56%) Artifactory
9 1 (1.56%) Jenkins
9 1 (1.56%) JIRA
9 1 (1.56%) Oracle Forms
9 1 (1.56%) Toad
9 1 (1.56%) ClearQuest
9 1 (1.56%) ClearCase
General
1 2 (3.13%) Advertising
1 2 (3.13%) Games
Job Titles
1 54 (84.38%) Developer
2 42 (65.63%) Java Developer
3 30 (46.88%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 29 (45.31%) J2EE Developer
5 13 (20.31%) Software Engineer
6 9 (14.06%) Software Developer
6 9 (14.06%) Support Analyst
6 9 (14.06%) Analyst
6 9 (14.06%) Software Support Analyst
6 9 (14.06%) Developer Analyst
7 8 (12.50%) Senior Developer
7 8 (12.50%) Senior Software Engineer
8 6 (9.38%) Senior Software Developer
9 3 (4.69%) Applications Developer
10 2 (3.13%) Lead Developer
10 2 (3.13%) Lead Java Developer
10 2 (3.13%) PHP Developer
10 2 (3.13%) Senior Java Developer
11 1 (1.56%) Senior Oracle Developer
11 1 (1.56%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (95.31%) Spring
2 55 (85.94%) J2EE
3 37 (57.81%) Dojo
4 36 (56.25%) Hibernate
5 31 (48.44%) HTML
6 27 (42.19%) Ajax
7 25 (39.06%) Web Services
8 24 (37.50%) CSS
9 23 (35.94%) jQuery
10 22 (34.38%) XML
10 22 (34.38%) JMS
11 20 (31.25%) Servlets
12 19 (29.69%) SOAP
12 19 (29.69%) Struts
12 19 (29.69%) JSON
12 19 (29.69%) RESTful
13 18 (28.13%) J2SE
14 16 (25.00%) JAX-WS
14 16 (25.00%) JDBC
15 12 (18.75%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 38 (59.38%) Computer Science
2 19 (29.69%) Clustering
3 5 (7.81%) NHS
4 3 (4.69%) Open Source
5 2 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (3.13%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 56 (87.50%) Linux
2 37 (57.81%) Windows
3 4 (6.25%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (62.50%) Software Engineering
3 26 (40.63%) Multithreading
4 22 (34.38%) UML
5 19 (29.69%) Load Balancing
6 18 (28.13%) AOP
7 11 (17.19%) Mentoring
8 10 (15.63%) OO
9 5 (7.81%) Workflow
10 4 (6.25%) MVC
10 4 (6.25%) OOA/OOD
11 3 (4.69%) Physical Data Model
11 3 (4.69%) Data Modelling
12 2 (3.13%) SOA
12 2 (3.13%) SEO
12 2 (3.13%) OOP
12 2 (3.13%) OO PHP
12 2 (3.13%) Business Development
12 2 (3.13%) TDD
13 1 (1.56%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 55 (85.94%) Java
2 51 (79.69%) JavaScript
3 37 (57.81%) SQL
4 21 (32.81%) C++
5 5 (7.81%) LotusScript
5 5 (7.81%) XPath
5 5 (7.81%) VBA
6 4 (6.25%) PL/SQL
7 3 (4.69%) Python
8 2 (3.13%) PHP
9 1 (1.56%) R
9 1 (1.56%) Lua
9 1 (1.56%) C#
Qualifications
1 38 (59.38%) Degree
2 31 (48.44%) Oracle Certification
3 29 (45.31%) OCMJD
4 17 (26.56%) Sun Certification
5 16 (25.00%) Security Cleared
6 2 (3.13%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.56%) OCPJWCD
7 1 (1.56%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.56%) QA
Vendors
1 56 (87.50%) Oracle
2 53 (82.81%) Sun
3 1 (1.56%) Perforce
Horsham, West Sussex
IT Connections
Salary: £45,000 to £55,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to 45,000
Posted: 6 days ago