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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Certified Professional Java SE Programmer (formerly Sun Certified Java Programmer (SCJP))
Rank 830 841 831
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -10
Permanent jobs citing OCPJP 36 23 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.034% 0.022% 0.035%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.12% 0.084% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 32 23 35
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £32,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -23.52%
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
28931 27477 30865
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.54% 26.87% 28.31%
Number of salaries quoted 23292 21935 26132
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 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £67,500
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 19 December 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 19 December 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 +25 24 £40,000 - 2
East Midlands +18 5 £32,500 -
West Midlands -7 5 £32,500 -
London - 3 £37,000 -
Yorkshire - 2 £47,500 -
North West - 1 £50,000 -
OCPJP
UK

OCPJP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 60 (92.31%) Spring
2 56 (86.15%) Java
3 54 (83.08%) Oracle
4 53 (81.54%) J2EE
5 51 (78.46%) Linux
6 49 (75.38%) Sun
7 48 (73.85%) Agile Software Development
7 48 (73.85%) JavaScript
8 41 (63.08%) SQL
9 39 (60.00%) Apache
10 35 (53.85%) HTML
10 35 (53.85%) Software Engineering
11 34 (52.31%) Hibernate
12 33 (50.77%) Computer Science
12 33 (50.77%) Degree
13 30 (46.15%) Ajax
14 29 (44.62%) SQL Server
15 28 (43.08%) OCMJD
15 28 (43.08%) Windows
15 28 (43.08%) Dojo
15 28 (43.08%) Tomcat
16 25 (38.46%) Oracle Certification
16 25 (38.46%) CSS
17 24 (36.92%) XML
18 23 (35.38%) Struts
18 23 (35.38%) JUnit
18 23 (35.38%) WebLogic
18 23 (35.38%) JMS
19 22 (33.85%) Servlets
19 22 (33.85%) Sun Certification

OCPJP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 39 (60.00%) Apache
2 28 (43.08%) Tomcat
3 23 (35.38%) WebLogic
4 18 (27.69%) WebSphere
5 17 (26.15%) GlassFish
5 17 (26.15%) JBoss
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (44.62%) SQL Server
2 10 (15.38%) Relational Database
3 9 (13.85%) RDBMS
4 3 (4.62%) MySQL
5 2 (3.08%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.54%) DB2
6 1 (1.54%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 23 (35.38%) JUnit
2 18 (27.69%) Eclipse
2 18 (27.69%) Maven
3 17 (26.15%) NetBeans
4 16 (24.62%) Subversion
5 15 (23.08%) StarTeam
5 15 (23.08%) Git (software)
5 15 (23.08%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 7 (10.77%) Redmine
6 7 (10.77%) Ant
7 4 (6.15%) ERwin
8 1 (1.54%) ClearQuest
8 1 (1.54%) Toad
8 1 (1.54%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (1.54%) ClearCase
8 1 (1.54%) Artifactory
8 1 (1.54%) Jenkins
8 1 (1.54%) JIRA
General
1 3 (4.62%) Advertising
1 3 (4.62%) Games
Job Titles
1 54 (83.08%) Developer
2 39 (60.00%) Java Developer
3 26 (40.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 25 (38.46%) J2EE Developer
5 13 (20.00%) Software Engineer
6 10 (15.38%) Support Analyst
6 10 (15.38%) Analyst
6 10 (15.38%) Developer Analyst
6 10 (15.38%) Software Support Analyst
7 8 (12.31%) Senior Software Engineer
7 8 (12.31%) Software Developer
8 7 (10.77%) Senior Developer
9 6 (9.23%) Applications Developer
9 6 (9.23%) Senior Software Developer
10 4 (6.15%) Junior Developer
10 4 (6.15%) Junior
10 4 (6.15%) Junior Applications Developer
11 2 (3.08%) Lead Java Developer
11 2 (3.08%) Lead Developer
11 2 (3.08%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (92.31%) Spring
2 53 (81.54%) J2EE
3 35 (53.85%) HTML
4 34 (52.31%) Hibernate
5 30 (46.15%) Ajax
6 28 (43.08%) Dojo
7 25 (38.46%) CSS
8 24 (36.92%) XML
9 23 (35.38%) Struts
9 23 (35.38%) JMS
10 22 (33.85%) Servlets
11 19 (29.23%) SOAP
11 19 (29.23%) Web Services
12 18 (27.69%) RESTful
13 17 (26.15%) JSON
13 17 (26.15%) J2SE
13 17 (26.15%) JSP
14 15 (23.08%) JDBC
14 15 (23.08%) jQuery
14 15 (23.08%) JAX-WS
Miscellaneous
1 33 (50.77%) Computer Science
2 17 (26.15%) Clustering
3 7 (10.77%) NHS
4 6 (9.23%) Open Source
5 4 (6.15%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (3.08%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 51 (78.46%) Linux
2 28 (43.08%) Windows
3 5 (7.69%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (73.85%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (53.85%) Software Engineering
3 22 (33.85%) UML
4 18 (27.69%) Multithreading
5 17 (26.15%) AOP
5 17 (26.15%) Load Balancing
6 14 (21.54%) OO
7 11 (16.92%) Mentoring
8 8 (12.31%) OOA/OOD
9 7 (10.77%) MVC
9 7 (10.77%) Workflow
10 5 (7.69%) Data Modelling
10 5 (7.69%) Physical Data Model
11 4 (6.15%) Scrum
11 4 (6.15%) TDD
12 3 (4.62%) OOD
12 3 (4.62%) SOA
12 3 (4.62%) Use Case
13 2 (3.08%) Business Development
13 2 (3.08%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 56 (86.15%) Java
2 48 (73.85%) JavaScript
3 41 (63.08%) SQL
4 20 (30.77%) C++
5 7 (10.77%) VBA
5 7 (10.77%) LotusScript
5 7 (10.77%) XPath
5 7 (10.77%) PL/SQL
6 4 (6.15%) Python
7 2 (3.08%) C#
7 2 (3.08%) PHP
8 1 (1.54%) Lua
Qualifications
1 33 (50.77%) Degree
2 28 (43.08%) OCMJD
3 25 (38.46%) Oracle Certification
4 22 (33.85%) Sun Certification
5 14 (21.54%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.54%) OCPJWCD
6 1 (1.54%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.54%) QA
Vendors
1 54 (83.08%) Oracle
2 49 (75.38%) Sun
3 1 (1.54%) Perforce
Horsham, West Sussex
Proteus Europe
Salary: Negotiable
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Horsham, West Sussex
Proteus Europe
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago