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 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Oracle Certified Professional Java SE Programmer (formerly Sun Certified Java Programmer (SCJP))
UK
Rank 846 921 915
Rank change year-on-year
+75 -6
Permanent jobs citing OCPJP 3 18 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% 0.018% 0.034%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.014% 0.064% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 3 17 32
Median salary £60,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -

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
21316 28046 29397
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 25.26% 28.06% 27.94%
Number of salaries quoted 16869 22450 23520
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,823 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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
Top 5 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 20 January 2017. 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 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 +74 3 £60,000 +50.00%
London - 2 £60,000 -
Yorkshire - 1 £50,000 -
South Yorkshire - 1 £50,000 -
Doncaster - 1 £50,000 -

OCPJP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 9 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (88.89%) Finance
3 7 (77.78%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (77.78%) J2EE
4 6 (66.67%) JavaScript
4 6 (66.67%) XML
4 6 (66.67%) JMS
4 6 (66.67%) WebSphere
4 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (55.56%) ActiveMQ
5 5 (55.56%) Scrum
5 5 (55.56%) JSON
5 5 (55.56%) Jetty
5 5 (55.56%) JAX-WS
5 5 (55.56%) Apache CXF
5 5 (55.56%) RESTful
5 5 (55.56%) Tomcat
5 5 (55.56%) SOA
5 5 (55.56%) JAXB
5 5 (55.56%) Web Services
5 5 (55.56%) Apache Camel
5 5 (55.56%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (44.44%) Sun
6 4 (44.44%) Sun Certification
7 3 (33.33%) WebSphere MQ
7 3 (33.33%) IBM
7 3 (33.33%) SQL
7 3 (33.33%) Middleware
8 2 (22.22%) High Availability
8 2 (22.22%) Java EE

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 6 (66.67%) WebSphere
2 5 (55.56%) Jetty
2 5 (55.56%) Tomcat
3 1 (11.11%) GlassFish
3 1 (11.11%) JCAPS
3 1 (11.11%) WebLogic
3 1 (11.11%) WebSphere Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) FTP
1 1 (11.11%) HTTP
1 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Big Data
1 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Ant
1 1 (11.11%) JUnit
1 1 (11.11%) Maven
General
1 8 (88.89%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Back Office
2 1 (11.11%) Banking
2 1 (11.11%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Developer
1 7 (77.78%) Java Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Integration Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Lead Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) J2EE
2 6 (66.67%) JMS
2 6 (66.67%) XML
3 5 (55.56%) ActiveMQ
3 5 (55.56%) Apache Camel
3 5 (55.56%) Apache CXF
3 5 (55.56%) JAXB
3 5 (55.56%) JAX-WS
3 5 (55.56%) JSON
3 5 (55.56%) RESTful
3 5 (55.56%) Web Services
4 3 (33.33%) Middleware
4 3 (33.33%) WebSphere MQ
5 2 (22.22%) CSS
5 2 (22.22%) EDI
5 2 (22.22%) Java EE
5 2 (22.22%) XSLT
6 1 (11.11%) FpML
6 1 (11.11%) JSF
6 1 (11.11%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (22.22%) Eurex
3 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
3 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Unix
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
1 2 (22.22%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (55.56%) Scrum
3 5 (55.56%) SOA
4 2 (22.22%) High Availability
5 1 (11.11%) Change Control
5 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
5 1 (11.11%) EAI
5 1 (11.11%) OO
5 1 (11.11%) SDLC
5 1 (11.11%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 3 (33.33%) SQL
4 2 (22.22%) Perl
5 1 (11.11%) Shell Script
5 1 (11.11%) XPath
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) Sun Certification
2 2 (22.22%) IBM Certification
3 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (11.11%) Control-M
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Sun
2 3 (33.33%) IBM
3 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 2 (22.22%) SAP
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle