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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Certified Professional Java SE Programmer (formerly Sun Certified Java Programmer (SCJP))
Rank 881 838 869
Rank change year-on-year
-43 +31
Permanent jobs citing OCPJP 21 18 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.019% 0.017% 0.024%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.069% 0.062% 0.086%
Number of salaries quoted 21 18 24
Average salary £39,000 £34,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.04% -13.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,750 £37,550 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £34,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+13.04% -13.75%
Qualifications Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
30548 28855 32597
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.03% 27.73% 27.54%
Number of salaries quoted 24664 23524 27845
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £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 £66,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
OCPJP
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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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
South East - 18 £40,000 -
East Midlands -30 5 £32,500 -
West Midlands -3 3 £32,500 -
North West -4 1 £35,000 -7.89%
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OCPJP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 50 (100.00%) Java
2 45 (90.00%) Spring
3 42 (84.00%) Sun
3 42 (84.00%) Oracle
4 37 (74.00%) JavaScript
5 35 (70.00%) Hibernate
6 32 (64.00%) Sun Certification
7 30 (60.00%) Struts
8 27 (54.00%) Web Services
9 26 (52.00%) J2EE
10 22 (44.00%) Software Engineering
10 22 (44.00%) SQL
11 20 (40.00%) JSP
11 20 (40.00%) XML
11 20 (40.00%) JUnit
12 19 (38.00%) SQL Server
12 19 (38.00%) Agile Software Development
13 17 (34.00%) Degree
13 17 (34.00%) Computer Science
13 17 (34.00%) Apache
13 17 (34.00%) Oracle Certification
14 16 (32.00%) OCPJWCD
15 15 (30.00%) E-Commerce
15 15 (30.00%) Linux
16 14 (28.00%) OO
16 14 (28.00%) OCMJD
16 14 (28.00%) MBCS
16 14 (28.00%) CITP
17 13 (26.00%) WebLogic
18 12 (24.00%) HTML

OCPJP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 17 (34.00%) Apache
2 13 (26.00%) WebLogic
3 5 (10.00%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.00%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (38.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (22.00%) DB2
3 9 (18.00%) MySQL
4 7 (14.00%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (14.00%) Oracle Database
5 2 (4.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 20 (40.00%) JUnit
2 11 (22.00%) Maven
3 8 (16.00%) Jenkins
4 5 (10.00%) Ant
5 2 (4.00%) Eclipse
5 2 (4.00%) Bugzilla
5 2 (4.00%) CruiseControl
5 2 (4.00%) Subversion
6 1 (2.00%) NetBeans
General
1 3 (6.00%) Marketing
2 2 (4.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.00%) Retail
3 1 (2.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 47 (94.00%) Developer
2 42 (84.00%) Java Developer
3 23 (46.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 21 (42.00%) J2EE Developer
5 5 (10.00%) Software Support Analyst
5 5 (10.00%) JavaScript Developer
5 5 (10.00%) Developer Analyst
5 5 (10.00%) Analyst
5 5 (10.00%) Support Analyst
6 3 (6.00%) Software Engineer
7 2 (4.00%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (4.00%) Senior Developer
8 1 (2.00%) Senior J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (90.00%) Spring
2 35 (70.00%) Hibernate
3 30 (60.00%) Struts
4 27 (54.00%) Web Services
5 26 (52.00%) J2EE
6 20 (40.00%) JSP
6 20 (40.00%) XML
7 12 (24.00%) HTML
8 11 (22.00%) JMS
9 10 (20.00%) JSF
9 10 (20.00%) Ajax
9 10 (20.00%) Dojo
9 10 (20.00%) jQuery
10 9 (18.00%) JAXB
10 9 (18.00%) JSTL
11 8 (16.00%) HTML5
12 7 (14.00%) DOM
12 7 (14.00%) XSL
13 4 (8.00%) EJB
13 4 (8.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (34.00%) Computer Science
2 5 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (4.00%) Open Source
3 2 (4.00%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 15 (30.00%) Linux
2 10 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (44.00%) Software Engineering
2 19 (38.00%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (30.00%) E-Commerce
4 14 (28.00%) OO
5 10 (20.00%) Multithreading
6 9 (18.00%) System Testing
7 8 (16.00%) UML
8 7 (14.00%) TDD
9 6 (12.00%) Time Management
10 5 (10.00%) Pair Programming
10 5 (10.00%) Scrum
11 4 (8.00%) Unit Testing
12 3 (6.00%) OOD
13 2 (4.00%) SOA
13 2 (4.00%) EAI
13 2 (4.00%) ERP
13 2 (4.00%) MVC
13 2 (4.00%) DSDM
13 2 (4.00%) RUP
13 2 (4.00%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 50 (100.00%) Java
2 37 (74.00%) JavaScript
3 22 (44.00%) SQL
4 8 (16.00%) PL/SQL
5 7 (14.00%) XPath
6 3 (6.00%) C++
7 1 (2.00%) Groovy
7 1 (2.00%) AspectJ
7 1 (2.00%) Ruby
7 1 (2.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 32 (64.00%) Sun Certification
2 17 (34.00%) Degree
2 17 (34.00%) Oracle Certification
3 16 (32.00%) OCPJWCD
4 14 (28.00%) OCMJD
4 14 (28.00%) MBCS
4 14 (28.00%) CITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.00%) QA
Vendors
1 42 (84.00%) Sun
1 42 (84.00%) Oracle