The first table below looks at the demand for OCPJP in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OCPJP over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Certified Professional Java SE Programmer (formerly Sun Certified Java Programmer (SCJP))
Rank 169 154 147
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -7
Permanent jobs citing OCPJP 2 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.055% 0.18% 0.16%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.24% 0.67% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 4
Average salary £42,000 £51,250 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.04% +55.30%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -6.25%
Qualifications Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
843 890 1041
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 22.98% 27.18% 32.49%
Number of salaries quoted 560 534 697
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £55,000 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
OCPJP
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OCPJP
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

OCPJP Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

OCPJP
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

OCPJP Salary Trend in Scotland

OCPJP
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OCPJP within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 23 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
Aberdeen +11 1 £45,000 +25.00%
Glasgow -15 1 £39,000 -25.71% 1
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OCPJP
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) Sun Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) Java EE
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) Time Management
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (50.00%) Middleware
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) JMS
2 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) Sun
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) OOA/OOD
2 1 (50.00%) J2EE
2 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL

OCPJP
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Analyst Programmer
2 1 (50.00%) Programmer
2 1 (50.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Analyst Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Java Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Java Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Java Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) J2EE
1 1 (50.00%) JMS
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware
1 1 (50.00%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) Time Management
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (50.00%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Sun Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Certification
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) Sun
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