The table below looks at the statistics for OCA in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OCA over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Certified Associate (OCA)
Rank 925 922 924
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +2
Permanent jobs citing OCA 9 28 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.009% 0.026% 0.011%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.032% 0.095% 0.039%
Number of salaries quoted 5 22 6
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +30.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,100 £42,750 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +38.46%

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

Qualifications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
28441 29525 28128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 28.05% 27.72% 27.26%
Number of salaries quoted 22731 23597 22083
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

OCA
Jobs Demand Trend

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

OCA Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

OCA
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OCA within the UK.

OCA Salary Trend in the UK

OCA
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OCA over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 within the UK.

OCA Salary Histogram in the UK

OCA
Top 7 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OCA within the UK over the 3 months to 8 February 2016. 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
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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
England -19 5 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Edinburgh - 4 - - 1
Scotland - 4 - - 1
Gloucestershire - 3 £40,000 -
South West - 3 £40,000 -
London -7 2 £48,750 +4.83% 1
Gloucester - 2 £40,000 -

OCA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK 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 32 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
2 31 (96.88%) Oracle
3 18 (56.25%) Linux
3 18 (56.25%) OCP
4 17 (53.13%) SQL
4 17 (53.13%) Oracle Database
5 14 (43.75%) PL/SQL
6 13 (40.63%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (40.63%) JavaScript
6 13 (40.63%) HTML
6 13 (40.63%) CSS
7 12 (37.50%) Java
7 12 (37.50%) Unix
8 11 (34.38%) Web Services
8 11 (34.38%) Oracle Reports
8 11 (34.38%) Data Modelling
8 11 (34.38%) Toad
8 11 (34.38%) Degree
8 11 (34.38%) Relational Database
9 9 (28.13%) Oracle Database 11g
9 9 (28.13%) XML
10 8 (25.00%) Management Information System
10 8 (25.00%) Oracle Applications
11 7 (21.88%) Oracle Workflow
11 7 (21.88%) Workflow
11 7 (21.88%) Subversion
11 7 (21.88%) Maven
11 7 (21.88%) Computer Science
11 7 (21.88%) Continuous Improvement
11 7 (21.88%) Root Cause Analysis

OCA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK 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 (21.88%) Oracle Workflow
2 4 (12.50%) Oracle Spatial
3 2 (6.25%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 8 (25.00%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.38%) SAN
2 2 (6.25%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (53.13%) Oracle Database
2 11 (34.38%) Oracle Reports
2 11 (34.38%) Relational Database
3 9 (28.13%) Oracle Database 11g
4 7 (21.88%) RDBMS
5 6 (18.75%) Oracle Database 10g
5 6 (18.75%) SQL Server
6 4 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (12.50%) Oracle Database 12c
6 4 (12.50%) Oracle Exadata
7 3 (9.38%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (9.38%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (3.13%) OLTP
8 1 (3.13%) Oracle Discoverer
8 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 11 (34.38%) Toad
2 7 (21.88%) Ant
2 7 (21.88%) Eclipse
2 7 (21.88%) Maven
2 7 (21.88%) Subversion
3 4 (12.50%) JDeveloper
3 4 (12.50%) Oracle APEX
3 4 (12.50%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (6.25%) Jenkins
4 2 (6.25%) JIRA
General
1 1 (3.13%) Legal
Job Titles
1 16 (50.00%) Developer
2 14 (43.75%) Oracle Developer
3 13 (40.63%) DBA
4 11 (34.38%) Administrator
5 7 (21.88%) Database Developer
5 7 (21.88%) Java Developer
5 7 (21.88%) Oracle Database Developer
5 7 (21.88%) Oracle DBA
5 7 (21.88%) Systems Developer
6 6 (18.75%) Junior
7 4 (12.50%) Junior DBA
7 4 (12.50%) Junior Oracle DBA
8 2 (6.25%) Applications Developer
8 2 (6.25%) Junior Applications Developer
8 2 (6.25%) Junior Developer
8 2 (6.25%) Senior DBA
8 2 (6.25%) Unix Engineer
9 1 (3.13%) Analyst Developer
9 1 (3.13%) Computer Forensics Consultant
9 1 (3.13%) Java Analyst Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (40.63%) CSS
1 13 (40.63%) HTML
2 11 (34.38%) Web Services
3 9 (28.13%) XML
4 7 (21.88%) EJB
4 7 (21.88%) J2EE
4 7 (21.88%) JDBC
4 7 (21.88%) JSP
4 7 (21.88%) Servlets
4 7 (21.88%) Struts
5 4 (12.50%) SOAP
6 2 (6.25%) XSLT
7 1 (3.13%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 7 (21.88%) Computer Science
3 5 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (15.63%) Mathematics
4 4 (12.50%) Data Structures
5 3 (9.38%) Physics
6 2 (6.25%) Client/Server
6 2 (6.25%) Clustering
6 2 (6.25%) Freedom of Information
7 1 (3.13%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 18 (56.25%) Linux
2 12 (37.50%) Unix
3 3 (9.38%) Solaris
4 2 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (3.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (40.63%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (34.38%) Data Modelling
3 7 (21.88%) Continuous Improvement
3 7 (21.88%) Functional Testing
3 7 (21.88%) Non-Functional Testing
3 7 (21.88%) OOA/OOD
3 7 (21.88%) OOD
3 7 (21.88%) Root Cause Analysis
3 7 (21.88%) Workflow
4 4 (12.50%) ETL
4 4 (12.50%) Scrum
5 3 (9.38%) Analytics
5 3 (9.38%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (9.38%) Data Analytics
5 3 (9.38%) E-business
5 3 (9.38%) High Availability
5 3 (9.38%) Time Management
6 2 (6.25%) Database Security
6 2 (6.25%) Security Management
6 2 (6.25%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (53.13%) SQL
2 14 (43.75%) PL/SQL
3 13 (40.63%) JavaScript
4 12 (37.50%) Java
5 3 (9.38%) Perl
5 3 (9.38%) Shell Script
6 2 (6.25%) C
6 2 (6.25%) C#
6 2 (6.25%) C++
6 2 (6.25%) PHP
6 2 (6.25%) Ruby
6 2 (6.25%) XPath
6 2 (6.25%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 32 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
2 18 (56.25%) OCP
3 11 (34.38%) Degree
4 7 (21.88%) Sun Certification
5 5 (15.63%) BPSS Clearance
5 5 (15.63%) MCITP
5 5 (15.63%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (6.25%) MCTS
6 2 (6.25%) RHCSA
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 5 (15.63%) Oracle RMAN
2 4 (12.50%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (3.13%) Data Guard
3 1 (3.13%) EnCase
3 1 (3.13%) FTK
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle Statspack
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 31 (96.88%) Oracle
2 7 (21.88%) Sun
3 2 (6.25%) Perforce
3 2 (6.25%) Red Hat
3 2 (6.25%) Veritas
4 1 (3.13%) Hyperion
4 1 (3.13%) Nuix
4 1 (3.13%) Remedy
London
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
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Posted: 26 days ago