The table below looks at the statistics 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 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 - 164 -
Permanent jobs citing OCPJP 0 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.060% -
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.25% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £52,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.44% -14.70%
OCPJP
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
820 803 940
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 25.43% 24.14% 31.56%
Number of salaries quoted 564 496 623
Average salary £42,500 £39,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.97% +2.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 21 November 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%) Agile Software Development
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%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) Logical Data Model
2 1 (50.00%) Physical Data Model
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

OCPJP
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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%) Agile Software Development
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%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) Logical Data Model
2 1 (50.00%) Physical Data Model
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