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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Certified Master Java Developer (formerly Sun Certified Java Developer (SCJD))
Rank 888 875 883
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +8
Permanent jobs citing OCMJD 6 5 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.005% 0.005% 0.017%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.019% 0.017% 0.059%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 19
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -38.09%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
- -38.09%

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
31005 29262 33763
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.05% 27.06% 28.55%
Number of salaries quoted 24022 23777 28602
Average salary £44,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
Top 11 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 27 August 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
East Midlands -6 6 £32,500 -
England -50 6 £32,500 -
Coventry +2 5 £32,500 -
West Midlands 0 5 £32,500 -
Northamptonshire -13 5 £32,500 -
Northampton -17 5 £32,500 -
Milton Keynes - 5 £32,500 -
South East - 5 £32,500 -
Buckinghamshire - 5 £32,500 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £35,000 -
Nottingham - 1 £35,000 -

OCMJD
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 14 (100.00%) Java
1 14 (100.00%) SQL
1 14 (100.00%) Oracle
1 14 (100.00%) Struts
1 14 (100.00%) Sun Certification
1 14 (100.00%) Sun
1 14 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 14 (100.00%) OCPJP
1 14 (100.00%) Spring
2 13 (92.86%) Software Engineering
2 13 (92.86%) Degree
2 13 (92.86%) Computer Science
2 13 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (92.86%) Linux
2 13 (92.86%) Apache
2 13 (92.86%) Tomcat
2 13 (92.86%) J2EE
3 1 (7.14%) MySQL
3 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
3 1 (7.14%) DB2
3 1 (7.14%) JUnit
3 1 (7.14%) SOAP
3 1 (7.14%) UML
3 1 (7.14%) OO
3 1 (7.14%) Web Services
3 1 (7.14%) XML
3 1 (7.14%) DOM
3 1 (7.14%) XSL
3 1 (7.14%) Workflow

OCMJD
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 13 (92.86%) Apache
1 13 (92.86%) Tomcat
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) MySQL
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.14%) DB2
1 1 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) JUnit
1 1 (7.14%) NetBeans
1 1 (7.14%) Maven
Job Titles
1 14 (100.00%) Developer
1 14 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 13 (92.86%) J2EE Developer
2 13 (92.86%) Analyst
2 13 (92.86%) Developer Analyst
2 13 (92.86%) Software Support Analyst
2 13 (92.86%) Java/J2EE Developer
2 13 (92.86%) Support Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 14 (100.00%) Spring
1 14 (100.00%) Struts
2 13 (92.86%) J2EE
3 1 (7.14%) SOAP
3 1 (7.14%) Web Services
3 1 (7.14%) XML
3 1 (7.14%) DOM
3 1 (7.14%) XSL
3 1 (7.14%) JSF
3 1 (7.14%) jBPM
3 1 (7.14%) Spring Security
3 1 (7.14%) Apache Wicket
3 1 (7.14%) Ext JS
3 1 (7.14%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 13 (92.86%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 13 (92.86%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (92.86%) Software Engineering
2 1 (7.14%) AOP
2 1 (7.14%) Time Management
2 1 (7.14%) UML
2 1 (7.14%) OO
2 1 (7.14%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) SQL
1 14 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
2 1 (7.14%) AspectJ
2 1 (7.14%) XPath
2 1 (7.14%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 14 (100.00%) Sun Certification
1 14 (100.00%) OCPJP
2 13 (92.86%) Degree
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle Certification
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Oracle
1 14 (100.00%) Sun