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

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Certified Professional Java SE Programmer (formerly Sun Certified Java Programmer (SCJP))
Rank 849 839 813
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -26
Permanent jobs citing OCPJP 27 19 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.025% 0.019% 0.044%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.093% 0.070% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 26 16 42
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 £54,250
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -11.76%
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
29143 27107 30471
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.33% 26.61% 28.76%
Number of salaries quoted 23301 22293 25637
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 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 31 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 31 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
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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 +7 17 £40,000 +6.66%
East Midlands +1 7 £32,500 -
West Midlands -17 7 £32,500 -13.33%
London +12 6 £46,800 -25.12% 2
North East - 2 £40,500 -
North West - 1 £40,000 -
OCPJP
UK

OCPJP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 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 51 (96.23%) Java
2 47 (88.68%) Spring
3 42 (79.25%) Oracle
4 40 (75.47%) Sun
5 39 (73.58%) J2EE
5 39 (73.58%) Linux
6 37 (69.81%) Hibernate
7 35 (66.04%) Agile Software Development
8 34 (64.15%) SQL
9 32 (60.38%) JavaScript
10 31 (58.49%) Sun Certification
11 29 (54.72%) Struts
12 27 (50.94%) Software Engineering
13 26 (49.06%) Degree
14 25 (47.17%) Computer Science
15 24 (45.28%) Apache
16 20 (37.74%) JSP
16 20 (37.74%) HTML
17 18 (33.96%) Tomcat
17 18 (33.96%) OCMJD
17 18 (33.96%) Oracle Certification
18 17 (32.08%) Ajax
19 16 (30.19%) Web Services
20 14 (26.42%) XML
20 14 (26.42%) EJB
21 13 (24.53%) OO
21 13 (24.53%) XHTML
22 11 (20.75%) CSS
22 11 (20.75%) SQL Server
23 10 (18.87%) DOM

OCPJP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 24 (45.28%) Apache
2 18 (33.96%) Tomcat
3 9 (16.98%) WebLogic
4 4 (7.55%) WebSphere
5 3 (5.66%) GlassFish
5 3 (5.66%) JBoss
6 1 (1.89%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (1.89%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (20.75%) SQL Server
2 8 (15.09%) Relational Database
3 7 (13.21%) RDBMS
4 4 (7.55%) MySQL
5 2 (3.77%) DB2
6 1 (1.89%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.89%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 9 (16.98%) JUnit
2 8 (15.09%) Ant
3 7 (13.21%) Redmine
4 5 (9.43%) Maven
5 4 (7.55%) Eclipse
5 4 (7.55%) ERwin
6 3 (5.66%) NetBeans
7 2 (3.77%) Subversion
7 2 (3.77%) StarTeam
7 2 (3.77%) Git (software)
7 2 (3.77%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 2 (3.77%) Jenkins
8 1 (1.89%) Eclipse RCP
8 1 (1.89%) WebDriver
8 1 (1.89%) Cucumber
General
1 4 (7.55%) Advertising
1 4 (7.55%) Games
Job Titles
1 49 (92.45%) Developer
2 41 (77.36%) Java Developer
3 29 (54.72%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 27 (50.94%) J2EE Developer
5 15 (28.30%) Developer Analyst
5 15 (28.30%) Software Support Analyst
5 15 (28.30%) Analyst
5 15 (28.30%) Support Analyst
6 6 (11.32%) Applications Developer
7 4 (7.55%) Junior
7 4 (7.55%) Software Engineer
7 4 (7.55%) Junior Applications Developer
7 4 (7.55%) Junior Developer
8 2 (3.77%) PHP Developer
8 2 (3.77%) Senior Java Developer
8 2 (3.77%) Senior Software Engineer
8 2 (3.77%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (88.68%) Spring
2 39 (73.58%) J2EE
3 37 (69.81%) Hibernate
4 29 (54.72%) Struts
5 20 (37.74%) HTML
5 20 (37.74%) JSP
6 17 (32.08%) Ajax
7 16 (30.19%) Web Services
8 14 (26.42%) XML
8 14 (26.42%) EJB
9 13 (24.53%) XHTML
10 11 (20.75%) CSS
11 10 (18.87%) DOM
11 10 (18.87%) JMS
12 9 (16.98%) Dojo
12 9 (16.98%) jQuery
12 9 (16.98%) Servlets
13 8 (15.09%) JSTL
14 7 (13.21%) JPA
15 6 (11.32%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 25 (47.17%) Computer Science
2 7 (13.21%) NHS
3 6 (11.32%) Open Source
3 6 (11.32%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (3.77%) Replication
4 2 (3.77%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 39 (73.58%) Linux
2 9 (16.98%) Windows
3 4 (7.55%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (66.04%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (50.94%) Software Engineering
3 13 (24.53%) OO
4 10 (18.87%) OOA/OOD
5 8 (15.09%) UML
5 8 (15.09%) Workflow
6 7 (13.21%) Multithreading
7 6 (11.32%) Scrum
7 6 (11.32%) MVC
8 5 (9.43%) Data Modelling
8 5 (9.43%) OOD
8 5 (9.43%) Use Case
9 4 (7.55%) TDD
10 3 (5.66%) AOP
11 2 (3.77%) Load Balancing
11 2 (3.77%) OO PHP
11 2 (3.77%) Pair Programming
11 2 (3.77%) System Testing
11 2 (3.77%) SEO
11 2 (3.77%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 51 (96.23%) Java
2 34 (64.15%) SQL
3 32 (60.38%) JavaScript
4 8 (15.09%) XPath
4 8 (15.09%) PL/SQL
5 7 (13.21%) VBA
5 7 (13.21%) LotusScript
6 5 (9.43%) Python
7 4 (7.55%) C++
8 2 (3.77%) C#
8 2 (3.77%) PHP
8 2 (3.77%) Groovy
9 1 (1.89%) Scala
9 1 (1.89%) AspectJ
9 1 (1.89%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 31 (58.49%) Sun Certification
2 26 (49.06%) Degree
3 18 (33.96%) OCMJD
3 18 (33.96%) Oracle Certification
4 2 (3.77%) OCPJWCD
4 2 (3.77%) MBCS
4 2 (3.77%) CITP
5 1 (1.89%) OCP
Systems Management
1 1 (1.89%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 42 (79.25%) Oracle
2 40 (75.47%) Sun
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