The table below looks at the statistics for OCP in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OCP over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Certified Professional (OCP)
Rank 169 149 158
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +9
Permanent jobs citing OCP 17 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.44% 0.23% 0.21%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.82% 1.01% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 17 3 6
Average salary £30,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
OCP
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leeds region.

Qualifications Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
935 597 603
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 24.41% 22.51% 21.00%
Number of salaries quoted 747 473 490
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

OCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OCP across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

OCP Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

OCP
Salary Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OCP across the Leeds region.

OCP Salary Trend in Leeds

OCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds region citing OCP 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 OCP.

1 30 (100.00%) Oracle
1 30 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
2 29 (96.67%) Oracle Database
3 16 (53.33%) Relational Database
3 16 (53.33%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (53.33%) Oracle RAC
3 16 (53.33%) RDBMS
3 16 (53.33%) UNIX
3 16 (53.33%) Windows
3 16 (53.33%) Linux
3 16 (53.33%) Oracle Reports
4 13 (43.33%) PL/SQL
4 13 (43.33%) SQL
4 13 (43.33%) Oracle Database 10g
4 13 (43.33%) Oracle Database 11g
4 13 (43.33%) Oracle APEX
4 13 (43.33%) Mentoring
5 2 (6.67%) Ajax
5 2 (6.67%) XML
5 2 (6.67%) HTML
5 2 (6.67%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.33%) MCSE
6 1 (3.33%) MCSA
6 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
6 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (3.33%) OCA
6 1 (3.33%) ACCA
6 1 (3.33%) CISA
6 1 (3.33%) CISM
6 1 (3.33%) QiCA

OCP
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds region citing OCP 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 OCP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (96.67%) Oracle Database
2 16 (53.33%) Relational Database
2 16 (53.33%) Oracle Reports
2 16 (53.33%) RDBMS
3 13 (43.33%) Oracle Database 10g
3 13 (43.33%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 13 (43.33%) Oracle APEX
General
1 1 (3.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (53.33%) DBA
1 16 (53.33%) Oracle DBA
2 14 (46.67%) Administrator
3 11 (36.67%) Senior Oracle Developer
3 11 (36.67%) Senior PL/SQL Developer
3 11 (36.67%) Senior SQL Developer
3 11 (36.67%) Oracle Developer
3 11 (36.67%) SQL Developer
3 11 (36.67%) PL/SQL Developer
3 11 (36.67%) Senior Developer
3 11 (36.67%) Developer
4 4 (13.33%) Consultant
4 4 (13.33%) Oracle Consultant
5 2 (6.67%) Database Consultant
5 2 (6.67%) Development Consultant
6 1 (3.33%) Auditor
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Auditor
6 1 (3.33%) IT Auditor
6 1 (3.33%) Senior IT Auditor
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.67%) HTML
1 2 (6.67%) XML
1 2 (6.67%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 16 (53.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 16 (53.33%) UNIX
1 16 (53.33%) Windows
1 16 (53.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (43.33%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 13 (43.33%) PL/SQL
1 13 (43.33%) SQL
2 2 (6.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 30 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (3.33%) ACCA
2 1 (3.33%) CISA
2 1 (3.33%) CISM
2 1 (3.33%) QiCA
2 1 (3.33%) CIMA
2 1 (3.33%) MCSE
2 1 (3.33%) MCSA
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.33%) OCA
System Software
1 16 (53.33%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 30 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft