The table below looks at the statistics for OCMJD in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OCMJD over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Certified Master Java Developer (formerly Sun Certified Java Developer (SCJD))
Rank 875 877 868
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -9
Permanent jobs citing OCMJD 22 13 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.020% 0.012% 0.015%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.071% 0.044% 0.052%
Number of salaries quoted 19 13 13
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -35.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £32,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -35.00%

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
31098 29633 32739
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.77% 27.06% 28.35%
Number of salaries quoted 24921 23376 27486
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +2.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

OCMJD
Jobs Demand Trend

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

OCMJD Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

OCMJD
Salary Trend

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

OCMJD Salary Trend in the UK

OCMJD
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OCMJD over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 within the UK.

OCMJD Salary Histogram in the UK

OCMJD
Top 14 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OCMJD within the UK over the 3 months to 19 December 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
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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 +7 22 £35,000 +7.69% 2
South East +24 16 £47,500 +46.15% 2
Horsham - 6 £54,500 - 2
Sussex - 6 £47,500 -
West Sussex - 6 £54,500 - 2
East Midlands +20 5 £32,500 -
West Midlands -7 5 £32,500 -
Coventry -9 5 £32,500 -
Northampton -14 5 £32,500 -
Northamptonshire -17 5 £32,500 -
Buckinghamshire +8 4 £33,750 +3.84%
Milton Keynes +3 4 £33,750 +3.84%
Leicester +30 1 £32,500 -
Leicestershire +20 1 £32,500 -

OCMJD
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing OCMJD 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 OCMJD.

1 28 (100.00%) Sun
1 28 (100.00%) OCPJP
1 28 (100.00%) J2EE
1 28 (100.00%) Spring
1 28 (100.00%) Apache
2 27 (96.43%) Tomcat
2 27 (96.43%) SQL
2 27 (96.43%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (96.43%) Oracle
2 27 (96.43%) Linux
3 21 (75.00%) Software Engineering
3 21 (75.00%) Java
4 18 (64.29%) Degree
4 18 (64.29%) Computer Science
5 17 (60.71%) Clustering
5 17 (60.71%) Eclipse
5 17 (60.71%) NetBeans
5 17 (60.71%) Maven
5 17 (60.71%) WebSphere
5 17 (60.71%) GlassFish
5 17 (60.71%) JUnit
5 17 (60.71%) WebLogic
5 17 (60.71%) JBoss
5 17 (60.71%) HTML
5 17 (60.71%) J2SE
5 17 (60.71%) JMS
5 17 (60.71%) JSON
5 17 (60.71%) Dojo
5 17 (60.71%) JavaScript
5 17 (60.71%) AOP

OCMJD
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing OCMJD 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 OCMJD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 28 (100.00%) Apache
2 27 (96.43%) Tomcat
3 17 (60.71%) WebSphere
3 17 (60.71%) GlassFish
3 17 (60.71%) WebLogic
3 17 (60.71%) JBoss
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (60.71%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 17 (60.71%) JUnit
1 17 (60.71%) Eclipse
1 17 (60.71%) NetBeans
1 17 (60.71%) Maven
2 15 (53.57%) StarTeam
2 15 (53.57%) Git (software)
2 15 (53.57%) Subversion
2 15 (53.57%) VSS/SourceSafe
Job Titles
1 19 (67.86%) Developer
2 13 (46.43%) Java Developer
3 11 (39.29%) J2EE Developer
3 11 (39.29%) Software Engineer
3 11 (39.29%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 10 (35.71%) Support Analyst
4 10 (35.71%) Developer Analyst
4 10 (35.71%) Software Support Analyst
4 10 (35.71%) Analyst
5 8 (28.57%) Software Developer
5 8 (28.57%) Senior Software Engineer
6 6 (21.43%) Senior Software Developer
6 6 (21.43%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (100.00%) J2EE
1 28 (100.00%) Spring
2 17 (60.71%) J2SE
2 17 (60.71%) JMS
2 17 (60.71%) JSON
2 17 (60.71%) Dojo
2 17 (60.71%) HTML
3 15 (53.57%) XML
3 15 (53.57%) CSS
3 15 (53.57%) JDBC
3 15 (53.57%) Servlets
3 15 (53.57%) SOAP
3 15 (53.57%) JAX-WS
3 15 (53.57%) Ajax
3 15 (53.57%) RESTful
4 11 (39.29%) Struts
5 10 (35.71%) Hibernate
5 10 (35.71%) JPA
6 1 (3.57%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 18 (64.29%) Computer Science
2 17 (60.71%) Clustering
3 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 27 (96.43%) Linux
2 17 (60.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (96.43%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (75.00%) Software Engineering
3 17 (60.71%) AOP
3 17 (60.71%) UML
3 17 (60.71%) Load Balancing
4 11 (39.29%) Mentoring
5 7 (25.00%) Multithreading
6 2 (7.14%) Business Development
7 1 (3.57%) Process Improvement
7 1 (3.57%) OOP
7 1 (3.57%) OO
7 1 (3.57%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 27 (96.43%) SQL
2 21 (75.00%) Java
3 17 (60.71%) JavaScript
3 17 (60.71%) C++
Qualifications
1 28 (100.00%) OCPJP
2 18 (64.29%) Degree
3 13 (46.43%) Security Cleared
4 11 (39.29%) Sun Certification
5 6 (21.43%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (3.57%) OCPJWCD
6 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) QA
Vendors
1 28 (100.00%) Sun
2 27 (96.43%) Oracle
Horsham, West Sussex
Proteus Europe
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Proteus Europe
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago