The table below looks at the statistics for OCPJP in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OCPJP over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Certified Professional Java SE Programmer (formerly Sun Certified Java Programmer (SCJP))
Rank - 246 237
Permanent jobs citing OCPJP 0 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West - 0.027% 0.015%
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.12% 0.066%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 1
Average salary - £37,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -6.66%
OCPJP
England

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

Qualifications Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1634 1679 1522
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 24.30% 22.78% 22.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1259 1299 1288
Average salary £38,350 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.26% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £64,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

OCPJP
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

OCPJP Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

OCPJP
Salary Trend in the North West

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

OCPJP Salary Trend in the North West

OCPJP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 3 (100.00%) EJB
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) JSP
1 3 (100.00%) Servlets
1 3 (100.00%) Struts
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) UML
1 3 (100.00%) OOA/OOD
1 3 (100.00%) RAD
1 3 (100.00%) MQSeries
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) JMS
1 3 (100.00%) Sun
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Sun Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Middleware
1 3 (100.00%) OCPJWCD
1 3 (100.00%) OCMJD
1 3 (100.00%) Spring
1 3 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 3 (100.00%) Java SE
1 3 (100.00%) Java EE
1 3 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 3 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 3 (100.00%) HTML5

OCPJP
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 3 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 3 (100.00%) MQSeries
1 3 (100.00%) WebSphere
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (66.67%) J2EE Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) EJB
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) JSP
1 3 (100.00%) Servlets
1 3 (100.00%) Struts
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) JMS
1 3 (100.00%) Middleware
1 3 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 3 (100.00%) Spring
1 3 (100.00%) Java SE
1 3 (100.00%) Java EE
1 3 (100.00%) HTML5
1 3 (100.00%) CSS3
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) J2EE
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) UML
1 3 (100.00%) OOA/OOD
1 3 (100.00%) RAD
1 3 (100.00%) Multithreading
2 2 (66.67%) E-Commerce
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Sun Certification
1 3 (100.00%) OCPJWCD
1 3 (100.00%) OCMJD
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) Sun