The table below looks at the statistics for OCPJP in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OCPJP over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Certified Professional Java SE Programmer (formerly Sun Certified Java Programmer (SCJP))
Rank 912 950 955
Rank change year-on-year
+38 +5
Permanent jobs citing OCPJP 6 13 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.006% 0.012% 0.025%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.024% 0.044% 0.093%
Number of salaries quoted 6 10 28
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £33,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +48.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £50,000 £49,684
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +53.84%

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
24919 29540 31095
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 26.04% 27.29% 27.21%
Number of salaries quoted 20051 23835 24286
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

OCPJP
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing OCPJP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

OCPJP Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

OCPJP
Salary Trend

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

OCPJP Salary Trend in the UK

OCPJP
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OCPJP over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 within the UK.

OCPJP Salary Histogram in the UK

OCPJP
Top 11 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OCPJP within the UK over the 3 months to 26 September 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 +34 5 £45,000 -10.00%
Doncaster - 2 £45,000 -
South Yorkshire - 2 £45,000 -
London - 2 £70,000 -
Yorkshire - 2 £45,000 -
South East +29 1 £35,000 -30.00%
West Sussex +14 1 £35,000 -30.00%
Horsham +13 1 £35,000 -30.00%
Crawley - 1 £35,000 -
Aberdeen - 1 £47,500 -
Scotland - 1 £47,500 -

OCPJP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, IT jobs citing OCPJP 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 OCPJP.

1 20 (100.00%) Java
2 19 (95.00%) J2EE
3 18 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (90.00%) JavaScript
4 16 (80.00%) Web Services
5 15 (75.00%) Sun
6 12 (60.00%) Windows
6 12 (60.00%) Oracle
6 12 (60.00%) Spring
6 12 (60.00%) Degree
6 12 (60.00%) Computer Science
7 11 (55.00%) Software Engineering
7 11 (55.00%) Hibernate
7 11 (55.00%) SQL Server
7 11 (55.00%) Linux
7 11 (55.00%) Oracle Certification
7 11 (55.00%) Apache
7 11 (55.00%) Dojo
7 11 (55.00%) jQuery
7 11 (55.00%) Multithreading
8 8 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (40.00%) Web Development
9 7 (35.00%) Telecoms
9 7 (35.00%) Finance
10 6 (30.00%) WebSphere
10 6 (30.00%) JMS
10 6 (30.00%) XML
11 5 (25.00%) Tomcat
11 5 (25.00%) SOA
11 5 (25.00%) JAXB

OCPJP
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 11 (55.00%) Apache
2 6 (30.00%) WebSphere
3 5 (25.00%) Jetty
3 5 (25.00%) Tomcat
4 1 (5.00%) GlassFish
4 1 (5.00%) JCAPS
4 1 (5.00%) WebLogic
4 1 (5.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) FTP
1 1 (5.00%) HTTP
1 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (55.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) Big Data
2 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Ant
1 1 (5.00%) JUnit
1 1 (5.00%) Maven
General
1 7 (35.00%) Finance
1 7 (35.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.00%) Back Office
2 1 (5.00%) Banking
2 1 (5.00%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (95.00%) Developer
1 19 (95.00%) Java Developer
2 11 (55.00%) J2EE Developer
2 11 (55.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
2 11 (55.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Agile Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Agile Java Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Java Software Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Lead Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Software Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Senior Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Integration Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (95.00%) J2EE
2 16 (80.00%) Web Services
3 12 (60.00%) Spring
4 11 (55.00%) Dojo
4 11 (55.00%) Hibernate
4 11 (55.00%) jQuery
5 6 (30.00%) JMS
5 6 (30.00%) XML
6 5 (25.00%) ActiveMQ
6 5 (25.00%) Apache Camel
6 5 (25.00%) Apache CXF
6 5 (25.00%) JAXB
6 5 (25.00%) JAX-WS
6 5 (25.00%) JSON
6 5 (25.00%) RESTful
7 3 (15.00%) Java EE
8 2 (10.00%) Middleware
8 2 (10.00%) WebSphere MQ
9 1 (5.00%) FpML
9 1 (5.00%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 12 (60.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (5.00%) Eurex
Operating Systems
1 12 (60.00%) Windows
2 11 (55.00%) Linux
3 1 (5.00%) Unix
3 1 (5.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (55.00%) Multithreading
2 11 (55.00%) Software Engineering
3 8 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (40.00%) Web Development
4 5 (25.00%) Scrum
4 5 (25.00%) SOA
5 2 (10.00%) OO
6 1 (5.00%) Change Control
6 1 (5.00%) Configuration Management
6 1 (5.00%) EAI
6 1 (5.00%) High Availability
6 1 (5.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 20 (100.00%) Java
2 18 (90.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (10.00%) SQL
4 1 (5.00%) Perl
4 1 (5.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (5.00%) XPath
Qualifications
1 12 (60.00%) Degree
2 11 (55.00%) Oracle Certification
3 4 (20.00%) Sun Certification
4 1 (5.00%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Control-M
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 15 (75.00%) Sun
2 12 (60.00%) Oracle
3 2 (10.00%) IBM
4 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.00%) SAP