The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the England region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Certified Professional Java SE Programmer (formerly Sun Certified Java Programmer (SCJP))
Rank 848 828 843
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +15
Permanent jobs citing OCPJP 26 17 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.024% 0.017% 0.035%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.087% 0.061% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 26 17 34
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% -16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -6.25%
Qualifications Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
29737 27676 30969
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.15% 27.18% 27.83%
Number of salaries quoted 23485 22525 26770
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
OCPJP
UK

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 -3 17 £35,000 -6.66%
West Midlands -4 9 £32,500 -7.14%
East Midlands -5 9 £32,500 -7.14% 1
London -41 4 £35,000 -36.36% 3
Yorkshire -36 2 £41,000 +9.33%
North West -1 1 £35,000 -9.67%
OCPJP
UK

OCPJP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 46 (100.00%) Java
2 40 (86.96%) Spring
3 36 (78.26%) Oracle
4 34 (73.91%) Sun
5 31 (67.39%) Sun Certification
5 31 (67.39%) Hibernate
6 29 (63.04%) SQL
6 29 (63.04%) J2EE
6 29 (63.04%) Struts
7 28 (60.87%) JavaScript
8 24 (52.17%) JSP
9 21 (45.65%) Web Services
10 19 (41.30%) Agile Software Development
11 18 (39.13%) Software Engineering
11 18 (39.13%) Linux
12 17 (36.96%) JUnit
12 17 (36.96%) JMS
12 17 (36.96%) Degree
12 17 (36.96%) JSTL
13 16 (34.78%) Ajax
13 16 (34.78%) Computer Science
13 16 (34.78%) WebLogic
13 16 (34.78%) XML
14 15 (32.61%) PL/SQL
15 14 (30.43%) Apache
15 14 (30.43%) E-Commerce
15 14 (30.43%) MBCS
15 14 (30.43%) CITP
15 14 (30.43%) OCPJWCD
16 13 (28.26%) Maven

OCPJP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 16 (34.78%) WebLogic
2 14 (30.43%) Apache
3 12 (26.09%) Tomcat
4 2 (4.35%) WebSphere
5 1 (2.17%) GlassFish
5 1 (2.17%) Node.js
5 1 (2.17%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.17%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.87%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.52%) DB2
3 2 (4.35%) MySQL
4 1 (2.17%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.17%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 17 (36.96%) JUnit
2 13 (28.26%) Maven
3 11 (23.91%) Jenkins
4 10 (21.74%) Ant
5 3 (6.52%) Eclipse
6 2 (4.35%) ERwin
7 1 (2.17%) Bugzilla
7 1 (2.17%) NetBeans
7 1 (2.17%) CruiseControl
7 1 (2.17%) Subversion
7 1 (2.17%) WebDriver
7 1 (2.17%) Cucumber
7 1 (2.17%) Eclipse RCP
7 1 (2.17%) JDeveloper
General
1 2 (4.35%) Advertising
1 2 (4.35%) Games
1 2 (4.35%) Billing
1 2 (4.35%) Finance
2 1 (2.17%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.17%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 44 (95.65%) Developer
2 38 (82.61%) Java Developer
3 21 (45.65%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 19 (41.30%) J2EE Developer
5 11 (23.91%) Developer Analyst
5 11 (23.91%) Software Support Analyst
5 11 (23.91%) Analyst
5 11 (23.91%) Support Analyst
6 4 (8.70%) Applications Developer
6 4 (8.70%) Junior
6 4 (8.70%) Junior Developer
6 4 (8.70%) Junior Applications Developer
7 3 (6.52%) Senior Java Developer
7 3 (6.52%) Senior Developer
8 2 (4.35%) Software Engineer
8 2 (4.35%) JavaScript Developer
9 1 (2.17%) Lead Programmer
9 1 (2.17%) Consultant
9 1 (2.17%) Programmer
9 1 (2.17%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (86.96%) Spring
2 31 (67.39%) Hibernate
3 29 (63.04%) J2EE
3 29 (63.04%) Struts
4 24 (52.17%) JSP
5 21 (45.65%) Web Services
6 17 (36.96%) JMS
6 17 (36.96%) JSTL
7 16 (34.78%) Ajax
7 16 (34.78%) XML
8 11 (23.91%) JAXB
9 10 (21.74%) HTML
10 7 (15.22%) Servlets
11 6 (13.04%) EJB
12 5 (10.87%) CSS
12 5 (10.87%) SOAP
13 4 (8.70%) Spring MVC
13 4 (8.70%) JPA
13 4 (8.70%) jQuery
13 4 (8.70%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 16 (34.78%) Computer Science
2 5 (10.87%) Open Source
2 5 (10.87%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.17%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 18 (39.13%) Linux
2 3 (6.52%) Windows
3 2 (4.35%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (41.30%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (39.13%) Software Engineering
3 14 (30.43%) E-Commerce
4 12 (26.09%) System Testing
5 10 (21.74%) OO
6 7 (15.22%) OOA/OOD
7 6 (13.04%) Scrum
8 5 (10.87%) TDD
8 5 (10.87%) UML
9 4 (8.70%) OOD
9 4 (8.70%) MVC
9 4 (8.70%) Use Case
10 3 (6.52%) Multithreading
10 3 (6.52%) Data Modelling
10 3 (6.52%) Pair Programming
11 1 (2.17%) AOP
11 1 (2.17%) Refactoring
11 1 (2.17%) Workflow
11 1 (2.17%) SOA
11 1 (2.17%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 46 (100.00%) Java
2 29 (63.04%) SQL
3 28 (60.87%) JavaScript
4 15 (32.61%) PL/SQL
5 3 (6.52%) Python
6 2 (4.35%) Ruby
6 2 (4.35%) C
6 2 (4.35%) Groovy
6 2 (4.35%) C++
7 1 (2.17%) Scala
7 1 (2.17%) C#
7 1 (2.17%) XPath
7 1 (2.17%) AspectJ
Qualifications
1 31 (67.39%) Sun Certification
2 17 (36.96%) Degree
3 14 (30.43%) CITP
3 14 (30.43%) MBCS
3 14 (30.43%) OCPJWCD
4 12 (26.09%) OCMJD
5 5 (10.87%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (2.17%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.17%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 36 (78.26%) Oracle
2 34 (73.91%) Sun
3 2 (4.35%) Guidewire
4 1 (2.17%) JBoss
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