The table below looks at the statistics for OCA in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OCA over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Certified Associate (OCA)
Rank - - 443
Permanent jobs citing OCA 0 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East - - 0.015%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 0.046%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £37,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +38.46%
OCA
England

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

Qualifications Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
6028 6764 6469
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 31.32% 32.40% 31.49%
Number of salaries quoted 4889 5255 5017
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

OCA
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

OCA Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

OCA
Salary Trend in the South East

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

OCA Salary Trend in the South East

OCA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the South East region citing OCA 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 OCA.

1 13 (100.00%) Oracle
1 13 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
2 8 (61.54%) Oracle Applications
3 7 (53.85%) Oracle Workflow
3 7 (53.85%) Workflow
3 7 (53.85%) Maven
3 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (53.85%) Subversion
3 7 (53.85%) Continuous Improvement
3 7 (53.85%) Root Cause Analysis
3 7 (53.85%) Functional Testing
3 7 (53.85%) Non-Functional Testing
3 7 (53.85%) Sun Certification
3 7 (53.85%) Eclipse
3 7 (53.85%) Toad
3 7 (53.85%) Sun
3 7 (53.85%) Data Modelling
3 7 (53.85%) OOD
3 7 (53.85%) HTML
3 7 (53.85%) Java
3 7 (53.85%) JavaScript
3 7 (53.85%) PL/SQL
3 7 (53.85%) SQL
3 7 (53.85%) J2EE
3 7 (53.85%) Ant
3 7 (53.85%) EJB
3 7 (53.85%) CSS
3 7 (53.85%) JDBC
3 7 (53.85%) JSP
3 7 (53.85%) Servlets

OCA
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the South East region citing OCA 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 OCA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (53.85%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 8 (61.54%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle ERP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (53.85%) Oracle Reports
2 5 (38.46%) Oracle Database
2 5 (38.46%) Oracle Database 10g
2 5 (38.46%) Oracle Database 11g
2 5 (38.46%) Relational Database
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle Discoverer
3 1 (7.69%) RDBMS
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (53.85%) Ant
1 7 (53.85%) Eclipse
1 7 (53.85%) Maven
1 7 (53.85%) Subversion
1 7 (53.85%) Toad
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Developer
1 7 (53.85%) Java Developer
1 7 (53.85%) Oracle Developer
1 7 (53.85%) Systems Developer
2 6 (46.15%) DBA
3 5 (38.46%) Administrator
3 5 (38.46%) Oracle DBA
4 4 (30.77%) Junior
4 4 (30.77%) Junior DBA
4 4 (30.77%) Junior Oracle DBA
5 1 (7.69%) Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Analyst Developer
5 1 (7.69%) E-Business Administrator
5 1 (7.69%) Java Analyst Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Oracle Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Senior DBA
5 1 (7.69%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (53.85%) CSS
1 7 (53.85%) EJB
1 7 (53.85%) HTML
1 7 (53.85%) J2EE
1 7 (53.85%) JDBC
1 7 (53.85%) JSP
1 7 (53.85%) Servlets
1 7 (53.85%) Struts
1 7 (53.85%) Web Services
1 7 (53.85%) XML
2 1 (7.69%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (30.77%) Computer Science
1 4 (30.77%) Data Structures
1 4 (30.77%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (53.85%) Linux
1 7 (53.85%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (53.85%) Continuous Improvement
1 7 (53.85%) Data Modelling
1 7 (53.85%) Functional Testing
1 7 (53.85%) Non-Functional Testing
1 7 (53.85%) OOA/OOD
1 7 (53.85%) OOD
1 7 (53.85%) Root Cause Analysis
1 7 (53.85%) Workflow
2 1 (7.69%) ERP
2 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
2 1 (7.69%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) Java
1 7 (53.85%) JavaScript
1 7 (53.85%) PL/SQL
1 7 (53.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
2 7 (53.85%) Sun Certification
3 6 (46.15%) OCP
4 5 (38.46%) BPSS Clearance
5 4 (30.77%) Degree
6 1 (7.69%) MCITP
6 1 (7.69%) MCTS
6 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Oracle
2 7 (53.85%) Sun
3 1 (7.69%) Hyperion