The first table below looks at the demand for OCPJP in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OCPJP over the 3 months to 25 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 South East region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Certified Professional Java SE Programmer (formerly Sun Certified Java Programmer (SCJP))
Rank 434 431 426
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -5
Permanent jobs citing OCPJP 17 7 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.075% 0.032% 0.065%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.22% 0.097% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 17 7 15
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -21.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £43,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -6.25%
Qualifications Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
7653 7248 7951
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 33.71% 32.73% 34.26%
Number of salaries quoted 5917 5830 6835
Average salary £42,750 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.78% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
OCPJP
England

OCPJP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

OCPJP Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

OCPJP
Salary Trend in the South East

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

OCPJP Salary Trend in the South East

OCPJP
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OCPJP across the South East region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

OCPJP Salary Histogram in the South East

OCPJP
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OCPJP within the South East region over the 3 months to 25 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
Hampshire +5 8 £38,250 +2.00%
Buckinghamshire - 8 £32,500 -
Kent - 1 £65,000 -
Surrey - 1 £65,000 -
OCPJP
England

OCPJP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 35 (100.00%) Java
2 32 (91.43%) Spring
2 32 (91.43%) Sun
3 29 (82.86%) Hibernate
3 29 (82.86%) Sun Certification
3 29 (82.86%) Oracle
4 24 (68.57%) Struts
5 22 (62.86%) SQL
6 21 (60.00%) J2EE
7 19 (54.29%) JavaScript
7 19 (54.29%) JSP
8 15 (42.86%) Degree
8 15 (42.86%) Computer Science
8 15 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
8 15 (42.86%) Software Engineering
8 15 (42.86%) Linux
8 15 (42.86%) Web Services
9 14 (40.00%) Apache
9 14 (40.00%) E-Commerce
9 14 (40.00%) OCPJWCD
9 14 (40.00%) CITP
9 14 (40.00%) MBCS
10 13 (37.14%) JSTL
10 13 (37.14%) XML
10 13 (37.14%) WebLogic
11 12 (34.29%) Tomcat
11 12 (34.29%) JUnit
11 12 (34.29%) JMS
11 12 (34.29%) Ajax
11 12 (34.29%) System Testing

OCPJP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 14 (40.00%) Apache
2 13 (37.14%) WebLogic
3 12 (34.29%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.86%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.86%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.43%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.86%) DB2
2 1 (2.86%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.86%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (34.29%) JUnit
2 11 (31.43%) Maven
2 11 (31.43%) Jenkins
3 5 (14.29%) Ant
4 1 (2.86%) WebDriver
4 1 (2.86%) Cucumber
4 1 (2.86%) Eclipse
4 1 (2.86%) JDeveloper
General
1 2 (5.71%) Finance
1 2 (5.71%) Billing
2 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 35 (100.00%) Developer
2 33 (94.29%) Java Developer
3 19 (54.29%) J2EE Developer
3 19 (54.29%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 11 (31.43%) Analyst
4 11 (31.43%) Developer Analyst
4 11 (31.43%) Software Support Analyst
4 11 (31.43%) Support Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (5.71%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (5.71%) Senior Developer
6 1 (2.86%) Programmer
6 1 (2.86%) Consultant
6 1 (2.86%) Java Consultant
6 1 (2.86%) Java Programmer
6 1 (2.86%) Lead Developer
6 1 (2.86%) J2EE Consultant
6 1 (2.86%) Lead Java Developer
6 1 (2.86%) Lead Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (91.43%) Spring
2 29 (82.86%) Hibernate
3 24 (68.57%) Struts
4 21 (60.00%) J2EE
5 19 (54.29%) JSP
6 15 (42.86%) Web Services
7 13 (37.14%) XML
7 13 (37.14%) JSTL
8 12 (34.29%) Ajax
8 12 (34.29%) JMS
9 11 (31.43%) JAXB
10 4 (11.43%) jQuery
10 4 (11.43%) JPA
11 3 (8.57%) Dojo
11 3 (8.57%) HTML
12 2 (5.71%) Servlets
12 2 (5.71%) HTML5
13 1 (2.86%) REST
13 1 (2.86%) AngularJS
13 1 (2.86%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (42.86%) Computer Science
2 4 (11.43%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 15 (42.86%) Linux
2 3 (8.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (42.86%) Software Engineering
2 14 (40.00%) E-Commerce
3 12 (34.29%) System Testing
4 5 (14.29%) Scrum
4 5 (14.29%) OO
5 4 (11.43%) OOD
5 4 (11.43%) UML
5 4 (11.43%) OOA/OOD
5 4 (11.43%) Use Case
6 3 (8.57%) Multithreading
7 2 (5.71%) TDD
8 1 (2.86%) ERP
8 1 (2.86%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 35 (100.00%) Java
2 22 (62.86%) SQL
3 19 (54.29%) JavaScript
4 11 (31.43%) PL/SQL
5 2 (5.71%) C
6 1 (2.86%) Python
6 1 (2.86%) Ruby
6 1 (2.86%) Groovy
6 1 (2.86%) Scala
Qualifications
1 29 (82.86%) Sun Certification
2 15 (42.86%) Degree
3 14 (40.00%) CITP
3 14 (40.00%) OCPJWCD
3 14 (40.00%) MBCS
4 11 (31.43%) OCMJD
5 3 (8.57%) Oracle Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 32 (91.43%) Sun
2 29 (82.86%) Oracle
3 2 (5.71%) Guidewire