The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Certified Professional (OCP)
Rank 163 - 152
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing OCP 7 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.19% - 0.096%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.82% - 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 0
Average salary £50,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £53,750
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -20.93%
Qualifications Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
850 899 1017
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 23.14% 27.81% 32.56%
Number of salaries quoted 560 533 670
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £26,150
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
OCP
UK

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
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 30 July 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 - 5 £50,000 -
Glasgow - 1 - -
South Lanarkshire - 1 £60,000 -
OCP
UK

OCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 10 (100.00%) SQL
1 10 (100.00%) Oracle
1 10 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
2 9 (90.00%) PL/SQL
3 7 (70.00%) XML
3 7 (70.00%) Finance
4 6 (60.00%) ITIL
4 6 (60.00%) ITIL Certification
4 6 (60.00%) MS Excel
4 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
5 5 (50.00%) CRM
5 5 (50.00%) ISO 9001
5 5 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (50.00%) SLA
5 5 (50.00%) Oracle Forms
5 5 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
5 5 (50.00%) XSL
5 5 (50.00%) Oracle 11i
5 5 (50.00%) CSS
5 5 (50.00%) HTML
5 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 5 (50.00%) Project Management
5 5 (50.00%) Manufacturing
5 5 (50.00%) MBA
5 5 (50.00%) Oracle Workflow
5 5 (50.00%) Service Delivery
5 5 (50.00%) Oracle EBS
5 5 (50.00%) Workflow
5 5 (50.00%) Oracle iRecruitment
5 5 (50.00%) General Ledger

OCP
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 (50.00%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 6 (60.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Oracle 11i
1 5 (50.00%) Oracle EBS
1 5 (50.00%) Oracle iRecruitment
1 5 (50.00%) Oracle General Ledger
1 5 (50.00%) Oracle EBS R12
1 5 (50.00%) Oracle iProcurement
1 5 (50.00%) Oracle Payables
1 5 (50.00%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
1 5 (50.00%) Oracle Receivables
1 5 (50.00%) Oracle Cash Management
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
1 5 (50.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 4 (40.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (40.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle9i Database
3 2 (20.00%) RDBMS
3 2 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Oracle Forms
1 5 (50.00%) Oracle APEX
General
1 7 (70.00%) Finance
2 5 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 5 (50.00%) General Ledger
2 5 (50.00%) Marketing
3 1 (10.00%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Senior Consultant
1 5 (50.00%) Consultant
1 5 (50.00%) Technical Consultant
1 5 (50.00%) Business Consultant
1 5 (50.00%) Senior Business Consultant
1 5 (50.00%) Oracle Technical Consultant
1 5 (50.00%) Senior Technical Consultant
1 5 (50.00%) Oracle Consultant
1 5 (50.00%) E-Business Consultant
1 5 (50.00%) Senior Oracle Consultant
1 5 (50.00%) Senior Oracle Technical Consultant
2 3 (30.00%) Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle Developer
3 2 (20.00%) DBA
4 1 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Architect
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server DBA
4 1 (10.00%) SQL DBA
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (70.00%) XML
2 5 (50.00%) XSL
2 5 (50.00%) CSS
2 5 (50.00%) HTML
2 5 (50.00%) jQuery
2 5 (50.00%) HTML5
2 5 (50.00%) CSS3
3 2 (20.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (20.00%) WCF
3 2 (20.00%) .NET
3 2 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Data Protection Act
1 5 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 5 (50.00%) Blog
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) ITIL
2 5 (50.00%) CRM
2 5 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (50.00%) Project Management
2 5 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 5 (50.00%) Workflow
2 5 (50.00%) Web Development
2 5 (50.00%) Business Development
2 5 (50.00%) Release Management
2 5 (50.00%) Cash Management
2 5 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 5 (50.00%) Procure-to-pay
3 2 (20.00%) Investment Management
3 2 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (20.00%) Database Security
3 2 (20.00%) ETL
4 1 (10.00%) Scrum
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (10.00%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) SQL
2 9 (90.00%) PL/SQL
3 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (20.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
2 6 (60.00%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (50.00%) MBA
3 5 (50.00%) Degree
4 2 (20.00%) OCA
5 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (10.00%) MCTS
5 1 (10.00%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (50.00%) ISO 9001
1 5 (50.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Oracle
2 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (10.00%) Citrix
3 1 (10.00%) Symantec
3 1 (10.00%) Remedy
3 1 (10.00%) VMware