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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Certified Professional Java SE Programmer (formerly Sun Certified Java Programmer (SCJP))
Rank - - 243
Permanent jobs citing OCPJP 0 0 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West - - 0.13%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 8
Average salary - - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.44% -14.70%
OCPJP
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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
1801 1652 1828
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 24.28% 23.89% 25.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1525 1402 1592
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,250 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 13 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) JUnit
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Pair Programming
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5

OCPJP
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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.

Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) JUnit
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Pair Programming
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript