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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Certified Professional (OCP)
Rank 178 - 157
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing OCP 2 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.049% - 0.028%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.21% - 0.097%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £46,250 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +7.55%
Qualifications Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
934 889 1035
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 23.02% 28.50% 29.43%
Number of salaries quoted 608 501 752
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -2.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Dundee - 1 - -
Glasgow - 1 - -
OCP
UK

OCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
1 2 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (50.00%) Investment Management
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Database Security
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Aerospace
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) WCF
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle9i Database
2 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (50.00%) ETL
2 1 (50.00%) RDBMS

OCP
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle9i Database
2 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (50.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) DBA
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) XML
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (50.00%) WCF
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ETL
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Investment Management
1 1 (50.00%) Database Security
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (50.00%) OCA
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle