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 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Certified Associate (OCA)
Rank 904 962 945
Rank change year-on-year
+58 -17
Permanent jobs citing OCA 7 7 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.007% 0.006% 0.037%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.026% 0.023% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 16
Median salary £35,250 £37,500 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.00% -18.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,400 £35,700 £33,750
10% offered a salary of more than £49,300 £59,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,250 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+15.33% +7.14%

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
26650 30228 32866
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.14% 27.55% 27.45%
Number of salaries quoted 21486 23750 26342
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £66,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

OCA
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing OCA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 29 May 2016 within the UK.

OCA Salary Histogram in the UK

OCA
Top 8 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OCA within the UK over the 3 months to 29 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +45 7 £35,250 -6.00% 1
West Midlands - 4 £31,500 -
Shropshire - 3 - -
London +43 2 £35,250 -35.90%
South East +32 1 £55,000 -
Winchester - 1 £55,000 -
Hampshire - 1 £55,000 -
Wolverhampton - 1 £31,500 -

OCA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, IT jobs citing OCA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for OCA.

1 16 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
2 14 (87.50%) Oracle
3 11 (68.75%) PL/SQL
3 11 (68.75%) SQL
4 9 (56.25%) Oracle Database
5 8 (50.00%) CSS
5 8 (50.00%) HTML
5 8 (50.00%) JavaScript
6 7 (43.75%) Degree
7 6 (37.50%) Oracle APEX
7 6 (37.50%) Web Development
7 6 (37.50%) C#
7 6 (37.50%) SOAP
7 6 (37.50%) Web Services
7 6 (37.50%) Scrum
7 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (37.50%) Management Information System
8 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
8 5 (31.25%) Oracle Forms
8 5 (31.25%) Oracle Reports
8 5 (31.25%) Data Modelling
8 5 (31.25%) Toad
8 5 (31.25%) JDeveloper
8 5 (31.25%) Oracle Spatial
9 4 (25.00%) Relational Database
9 4 (25.00%) Waterfall
9 4 (25.00%) RDBMS
9 4 (25.00%) OCP
9 4 (25.00%) .NET
10 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification

OCA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (31.25%) Oracle Spatial
2 1 (6.25%) Apache
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.25%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Ethernet
1 1 (6.25%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (56.25%) Oracle Database
2 5 (31.25%) Oracle Reports
2 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
3 4 (25.00%) RDBMS
3 4 (25.00%) Relational Database
4 3 (18.75%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (37.50%) Oracle APEX
2 5 (31.25%) JDeveloper
2 5 (31.25%) Oracle Forms
2 5 (31.25%) Toad
3 1 (6.25%) Checkstyle
3 1 (6.25%) CruiseControl
3 1 (6.25%) Cucumber
3 1 (6.25%) FindBugs
3 1 (6.25%) Flyway
3 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
3 1 (6.25%) Gradle
3 1 (6.25%) Hudson
3 1 (6.25%) Jenkins
3 1 (6.25%) JIRA
3 1 (6.25%) JMeter
3 1 (6.25%) JUnit
3 1 (6.25%) Liquibase
3 1 (6.25%) Selenium
3 1 (6.25%) Subversion
3 1 (6.25%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (68.75%) Developer
2 8 (50.00%) Oracle Developer
3 5 (31.25%) Database Developer
3 5 (31.25%) Oracle Database Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Administrator
4 3 (18.75%) DBA
4 3 (18.75%) PL/SQL Developer
4 3 (18.75%) SQL Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Applications Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Computer Forensics Consultant
6 1 (6.25%) Consultant
6 1 (6.25%) Forensic Consultant
6 1 (6.25%) Java Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (50.00%) CSS
1 8 (50.00%) HTML
2 6 (37.50%) SOAP
2 6 (37.50%) Web Services
3 4 (25.00%) .NET
4 3 (18.75%) XML
5 2 (12.50%) NHibernate
5 2 (12.50%) XSLT
6 1 (6.25%) .NET Framework
6 1 (6.25%) ActiveMQ
6 1 (6.25%) Java EE
6 1 (6.25%) Java SE
6 1 (6.25%) jBPM
6 1 (6.25%) JPA
6 1 (6.25%) jQuery
6 1 (6.25%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (6.25%) Spring
6 1 (6.25%) WCF
6 1 (6.25%) WebCenter
6 1 (6.25%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Management Information System
2 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.25%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Linux
2 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (37.50%) Scrum
1 6 (37.50%) Web Development
2 5 (31.25%) Data Modelling
3 4 (25.00%) Waterfall
4 3 (18.75%) Integration Testing
4 3 (18.75%) Kanban
4 3 (18.75%) System Testing
5 1 (6.25%) Computer Forensics
5 1 (6.25%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (6.25%) Digital Forensics
5 1 (6.25%) E-Discovery
5 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
5 1 (6.25%) OWASP
5 1 (6.25%) Performance Testing
5 1 (6.25%) Secure Coding
5 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
5 1 (6.25%) Software Testing
5 1 (6.25%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (68.75%) PL/SQL
1 11 (68.75%) SQL
2 8 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (37.50%) C#
4 3 (18.75%) C
4 3 (18.75%) C++
4 3 (18.75%) COBOL
4 3 (18.75%) Java
4 3 (18.75%) Ruby
5 2 (12.50%) PHP
5 2 (12.50%) XPath
5 2 (12.50%) XQuery
6 1 (6.25%) Apex Code
6 1 (6.25%) Groovy
6 1 (6.25%) Perl
6 1 (6.25%) Python
6 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
2 7 (43.75%) Degree
3 4 (25.00%) OCP
4 3 (18.75%) MCITP
4 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (6.25%) OCAJ
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) EnCase
1 1 (6.25%) FTK
Vendors
1 14 (87.50%) Oracle
2 1 (6.25%) Arqiva
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) Nuix
2 1 (6.25%) Salesforce.com
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