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 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Certified Professional Java SE Programmer (formerly Sun Certified Java Programmer (SCJP))
Rank 894 961 957
Rank change year-on-year
+67 -4
Permanent jobs citing OCPJP 14 9 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.014% 0.008% 0.024%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.054% 0.030% 0.088%
Number of salaries quoted 14 7 28
Median salary £35,000 £45,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +38.46%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £45,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +38.46%

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
26123 30183 31664
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 26.62% 27.38% 27.20%
Number of salaries quoted 21116 23985 24815
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £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 25 July 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 25 July 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
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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 +66 12 £35,000 -22.22%
South East +38 10 £35,000 -33.33%
Horsham +13 10 £35,000 -33.33%
West Sussex -3 10 £35,000 -33.33%
Crawley - 7 £35,000 -
Scotland +5 2 £47,500 +5.55%
Aberdeen +3 2 £47,500 +5.55%
Doncaster - 1 £45,000 -
South Yorkshire - 1 £45,000 -
Yorkshire - 1 £45,000 -
London - 1 £65,000 -

OCPJP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 23 (100.00%) Java
2 22 (95.65%) JavaScript
2 22 (95.65%) J2EE
2 22 (95.65%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (86.96%) Sun
3 20 (86.96%) Web Services
4 18 (78.26%) Windows
5 17 (73.91%) Linux
5 17 (73.91%) Apache
5 17 (73.91%) Oracle
5 17 (73.91%) SQL Server
5 17 (73.91%) Oracle Certification
5 17 (73.91%) Hibernate
5 17 (73.91%) Spring
5 17 (73.91%) Software Engineering
5 17 (73.91%) Degree
5 17 (73.91%) Computer Science
5 17 (73.91%) Dojo
5 17 (73.91%) jQuery
5 17 (73.91%) Multithreading
6 7 (30.43%) Web Development
6 7 (30.43%) Telecoms
7 5 (21.74%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (17.39%) Finance
9 3 (13.04%) Scrum
9 3 (13.04%) JAXB
9 3 (13.04%) Sun Certification
9 3 (13.04%) JMS
9 3 (13.04%) SOA
9 3 (13.04%) Tomcat

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 17 (73.91%) Apache
2 3 (13.04%) Jetty
2 3 (13.04%) Tomcat
2 3 (13.04%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (73.91%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (30.43%) Telecoms
2 4 (17.39%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (95.65%) Developer
1 22 (95.65%) Java Developer
2 17 (73.91%) J2EE Developer
2 17 (73.91%) Java/J2EE Developer
2 17 (73.91%) JavaScript Developer
3 5 (21.74%) Agile Developer
3 5 (21.74%) Agile Java Developer
3 5 (21.74%) Java Software Developer
3 5 (21.74%) Software Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Lead Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (95.65%) J2EE
2 20 (86.96%) Web Services
3 17 (73.91%) Dojo
3 17 (73.91%) Hibernate
3 17 (73.91%) jQuery
3 17 (73.91%) Spring
4 3 (13.04%) ActiveMQ
4 3 (13.04%) Apache Camel
4 3 (13.04%) Apache CXF
4 3 (13.04%) JAXB
4 3 (13.04%) JAX-WS
4 3 (13.04%) JMS
4 3 (13.04%) JSON
4 3 (13.04%) RESTful
4 3 (13.04%) XML
5 2 (8.70%) Java EE
6 1 (4.35%) EDI
6 1 (4.35%) Middleware
6 1 (4.35%) WebSphere MQ
6 1 (4.35%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 17 (73.91%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.35%) Eurex
Operating Systems
1 18 (78.26%) Windows
2 17 (73.91%) Linux
3 1 (4.35%) Unix
3 1 (4.35%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (95.65%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (73.91%) Multithreading
2 17 (73.91%) Software Engineering
3 7 (30.43%) Web Development
4 5 (21.74%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (13.04%) Scrum
5 3 (13.04%) SOA
6 2 (8.70%) OO
7 1 (4.35%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 23 (100.00%) Java
2 22 (95.65%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.35%) Perl
3 1 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (73.91%) Degree
1 17 (73.91%) Oracle Certification
2 3 (13.04%) Sun Certification
3 1 (4.35%) IBM Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 20 (86.96%) Sun
2 17 (73.91%) Oracle
3 1 (4.35%) IBM
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.35%) SAP