The table below looks at the statistics for OCP in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OCP over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Certified Professional (OCP)
Rank 160 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing OCP 11 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.29% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 1.20% - -
Number of salaries quoted 10 0 0
Average salary £50,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £51,250
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -17.07%
OCP
UK

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

Qualifications Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
920 812 991
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 24.63% 26.65% 31.61%
Number of salaries quoted 581 510 610
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,750
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

OCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

OCP Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

OCP
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

OCP Salary Trend in Scotland

OCP
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OCP across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

OCP Salary Histogram in Scotland

OCP
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OCP within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 29 August 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
Edinburgh - 8 £50,000 -
Glasgow - 2 £42,500 -
South Lanarkshire - 1 £60,000 -
OCP
UK

OCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 14 (100.00%) SQL
1 14 (100.00%) Oracle
1 14 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
2 13 (92.86%) PL/SQL
3 8 (57.14%) Oracle EBS
3 8 (57.14%) Degree
3 8 (57.14%) Oracle Database
4 7 (50.00%) Finance
4 7 (50.00%) XML
5 6 (42.86%) ITIL
5 6 (42.86%) Oracle Reports
5 6 (42.86%) MS Excel
5 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
5 6 (42.86%) ITIL Certification
5 6 (42.86%) Service Delivery
5 6 (42.86%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (35.71%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 5 (35.71%) Oracle iProcurement
6 5 (35.71%) Cash Management
6 5 (35.71%) HTML5
6 5 (35.71%) CSS3
6 5 (35.71%) Oracle Database 11g
6 5 (35.71%) Release Management
6 5 (35.71%) jQuery
6 5 (35.71%) Data Protection
6 5 (35.71%) Oracle General Ledger
6 5 (35.71%) Oracle EBS R12
6 5 (35.71%) Data Protection Act
6 5 (35.71%) Computer Science
6 5 (35.71%) Blog

OCP
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (35.71%) Oracle Workflow
2 3 (21.43%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (42.86%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (57.14%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (35.71%) Oracle iRecruitment
2 5 (35.71%) Oracle General Ledger
2 5 (35.71%) Oracle EBS R12
2 5 (35.71%) Oracle iProcurement
2 5 (35.71%) Oracle Payables
2 5 (35.71%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 5 (35.71%) Oracle Receivables
2 5 (35.71%) Oracle Cash Management
2 5 (35.71%) Oracle 11i
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (57.14%) Oracle Database
2 6 (42.86%) Oracle Reports
3 5 (35.71%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
3 5 (35.71%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (21.43%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (14.29%) Oracle9i Database
5 2 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (14.29%) RDBMS
5 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (35.71%) Oracle Forms
1 5 (35.71%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (7.14%) Toad
General
1 7 (50.00%) Finance
2 5 (35.71%) Manufacturing
2 5 (35.71%) General Ledger
2 5 (35.71%) Marketing
3 1 (7.14%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) DBA
2 5 (35.71%) Business Consultant
2 5 (35.71%) Senior Technical Consultant
2 5 (35.71%) Oracle Consultant
2 5 (35.71%) Senior Business Consultant
2 5 (35.71%) Senior Consultant
2 5 (35.71%) Consultant
2 5 (35.71%) Technical Consultant
2 5 (35.71%) Oracle Technical Consultant
2 5 (35.71%) E-Business Consultant
2 5 (35.71%) Senior Oracle Consultant
2 5 (35.71%) Senior Oracle Technical Consultant
3 4 (28.57%) Oracle DBA
4 3 (21.43%) Developer
4 3 (21.43%) Senior DBA
4 3 (21.43%) Senior Oracle DBA
5 2 (14.29%) Oracle Developer
6 1 (7.14%) SQL Server DBA
6 1 (7.14%) Architect
6 1 (7.14%) Senior Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (50.00%) XML
2 5 (35.71%) XSL
2 5 (35.71%) HTML
2 5 (35.71%) CSS
2 5 (35.71%) jQuery
2 5 (35.71%) HTML5
2 5 (35.71%) CSS3
3 2 (14.29%) Web Services
3 2 (14.29%) .NET
3 2 (14.29%) .NET Framework
3 2 (14.29%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Data Protection Act
1 5 (35.71%) Computer Science
1 5 (35.71%) Blog
2 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) UNIX
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) ITIL
1 6 (42.86%) Service Delivery
1 6 (42.86%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (35.71%) Procure-to-pay
2 5 (35.71%) Data Protection
2 5 (35.71%) Cash Management
2 5 (35.71%) Web Development
2 5 (35.71%) Business Development
2 5 (35.71%) Release Management
2 5 (35.71%) Workflow
2 5 (35.71%) CRM
2 5 (35.71%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (35.71%) Project Management
3 2 (14.29%) ETL
3 2 (14.29%) Investment Management
3 2 (14.29%) Database Security
4 1 (7.14%) Scrum
4 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.14%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) SQL
2 13 (92.86%) PL/SQL
3 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
4 2 (14.29%) T-SQL
5 1 (7.14%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 14 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
2 8 (57.14%) Degree
3 6 (42.86%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (35.71%) MBA
5 2 (14.29%) OCA
6 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (7.14%) MCTS
6 1 (7.14%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (35.71%) ISO 9001
1 5 (35.71%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (7.14%) Backup Exec
1 1 (7.14%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Oracle
2 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.14%) Citrix
3 1 (7.14%) Symantec
3 1 (7.14%) Remedy
3 1 (7.14%) VMware