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

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Certified Professional Java SE Programmer (formerly Sun Certified Java Programmer (SCJP))
Rank 828 832 832
Rank change year-on-year
+4 0
Permanent jobs citing OCPJP 31 28 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.031% 0.028% 0.024%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.10% 0.10% 0.085%
Number of salaries quoted 28 28 24
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +23.07%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
29924 27047 28209
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 30.17% 27.24% 28.02%
Number of salaries quoted 23958 21534 23405
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 £63,000 £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 4 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 4 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
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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 -17 22 £40,000 -
Yorkshire -7 3 £50,000 +20.48%
East Midlands +23 2 £32,500 - 1
West Midlands -35 2 £33,750 +3.84%
North West -6 1 £50,000 +33.33%
London - 1 - -
OCPJP
UK

OCPJP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 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 60 (98.36%) Spring
2 58 (95.08%) J2EE
3 55 (90.16%) Oracle
4 54 (88.52%) Linux
4 54 (88.52%) Agile Software Development
5 52 (85.25%) Java
6 51 (83.61%) JavaScript
6 51 (83.61%) Sun
7 50 (81.97%) Apache
8 42 (68.85%) Windows
8 42 (68.85%) Software Engineering
8 42 (68.85%) Dojo
9 41 (67.21%) SQL Server
10 39 (63.93%) Degree
10 39 (63.93%) Computer Science
11 33 (54.10%) SQL
12 32 (52.46%) Hibernate
12 32 (52.46%) Oracle Certification
13 30 (49.18%) Multithreading
14 29 (47.54%) OCMJD
15 28 (45.90%) Tomcat
16 27 (44.26%) HTML
16 27 (44.26%) Web Services
17 26 (42.62%) JUnit
17 26 (42.62%) jQuery
18 25 (40.98%) Ajax
18 25 (40.98%) WebLogic
18 25 (40.98%) CSS
19 24 (39.34%) JMS
20 23 (37.70%) UML

OCPJP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 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 50 (81.97%) Apache
2 28 (45.90%) Tomcat
3 25 (40.98%) WebLogic
4 21 (34.43%) JBoss
4 21 (34.43%) WebSphere
4 21 (34.43%) GlassFish
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (67.21%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.92%) Relational Database
2 3 (4.92%) RDBMS
3 2 (3.28%) MySQL
3 2 (3.28%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.64%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 26 (42.62%) JUnit
2 22 (36.07%) Eclipse
3 21 (34.43%) Maven
3 21 (34.43%) NetBeans
4 18 (29.51%) Subversion
5 17 (27.87%) StarTeam
5 17 (27.87%) Git (software)
5 17 (27.87%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 4 (6.56%) Ant
7 3 (4.92%) ERwin
8 1 (1.64%) Redmine
8 1 (1.64%) Artifactory
8 1 (1.64%) Jenkins
8 1 (1.64%) JIRA
8 1 (1.64%) ClearCase
8 1 (1.64%) ClearQuest
8 1 (1.64%) Toad
8 1 (1.64%) Oracle Forms
General
1 2 (3.28%) Advertising
1 2 (3.28%) Games
Job Titles
1 51 (83.61%) Developer
2 40 (65.57%) Java Developer
3 30 (49.18%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 29 (47.54%) J2EE Developer
5 14 (22.95%) Software Engineer
6 10 (16.39%) Software Developer
7 8 (13.11%) Senior Developer
7 8 (13.11%) Senior Software Engineer
8 7 (11.48%) Software Support Analyst
8 7 (11.48%) Developer Analyst
8 7 (11.48%) Support Analyst
8 7 (11.48%) Analyst
9 6 (9.84%) Senior Software Developer
10 3 (4.92%) Applications Developer
11 2 (3.28%) Lead Developer
11 2 (3.28%) Lead Java Developer
11 2 (3.28%) Senior Java Developer
12 1 (1.64%) PHP Developer
12 1 (1.64%) Senior Oracle Developer
12 1 (1.64%) C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (98.36%) Spring
2 58 (95.08%) J2EE
3 42 (68.85%) Dojo
4 32 (52.46%) Hibernate
5 27 (44.26%) HTML
5 27 (44.26%) Web Services
6 26 (42.62%) jQuery
7 25 (40.98%) Ajax
7 25 (40.98%) CSS
8 24 (39.34%) JMS
9 21 (34.43%) Servlets
9 21 (34.43%) SOAP
9 21 (34.43%) JSON
9 21 (34.43%) RESTful
10 20 (32.79%) J2SE
11 19 (31.15%) XML
12 17 (27.87%) JDBC
13 16 (26.23%) JAX-WS
14 13 (21.31%) Struts
15 12 (19.67%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 39 (63.93%) Computer Science
2 21 (34.43%) Clustering
3 3 (4.92%) Open Source
4 1 (1.64%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.64%) Replication
4 1 (1.64%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 54 (88.52%) Linux
2 42 (68.85%) Windows
3 4 (6.56%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (88.52%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (68.85%) Software Engineering
3 30 (49.18%) Multithreading
4 23 (37.70%) UML
5 21 (34.43%) Load Balancing
6 20 (32.79%) AOP
7 11 (18.03%) Mentoring
8 8 (13.11%) OO
9 4 (6.56%) MVC
10 3 (4.92%) Physical Data Model
10 3 (4.92%) Data Modelling
10 3 (4.92%) OOA/OOD
11 2 (3.28%) OOP
11 2 (3.28%) SOA
11 2 (3.28%) Business Development
12 1 (1.64%) OO PHP
12 1 (1.64%) Process Improvement
12 1 (1.64%) Continuous Integration
12 1 (1.64%) TDD
12 1 (1.64%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 52 (85.25%) Java
2 51 (83.61%) JavaScript
3 33 (54.10%) SQL
4 22 (36.07%) C++
5 4 (6.56%) PL/SQL
6 3 (4.92%) Python
7 1 (1.64%) R
7 1 (1.64%) Lua
7 1 (1.64%) LotusScript
7 1 (1.64%) XPath
7 1 (1.64%) VBA
7 1 (1.64%) PHP
Qualifications
1 39 (63.93%) Degree
2 32 (52.46%) Oracle Certification
3 29 (47.54%) OCMJD
4 18 (29.51%) Security Cleared
5 10 (16.39%) Sun Certification
6 4 (6.56%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.64%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.64%) VCP4
7 1 (1.64%) OCPJWCD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.64%) QA
Vendors
1 55 (90.16%) Oracle
2 51 (83.61%) Sun
3 1 (1.64%) Perforce
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