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 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Certified Professional Java SE Programmer (formerly Sun Certified Java Programmer (SCJP))
Rank 874 945 963
Rank change year-on-year
+71 +18
Permanent jobs citing OCPJP 7 29 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.008% 0.027% 0.027%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.030% 0.099% 0.098%
Number of salaries quoted 7 23 30
Median salary £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
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
23206 29205 31681
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 25.83% 27.44% 27.91%
Number of salaries quoted 18306 23164 25395
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,160
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
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OCPJP over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 within the UK.

OCPJP Salary Histogram 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 8 December 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 +54 7 £50,000 +25.00%
Doncaster - 5 £50,000 -
Yorkshire - 5 £50,000 -
South Yorkshire - 5 £50,000 -
London - 2 £60,000 -

OCPJP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 14 (100.00%) Java
2 11 (78.57%) J2EE
3 10 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (71.43%) JavaScript
4 9 (64.29%) Sun
4 9 (64.29%) Finance
5 8 (57.14%) Web Services
5 8 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (42.86%) XML
6 6 (42.86%) Windows
6 6 (42.86%) Sun Certification
6 6 (42.86%) JMS
6 6 (42.86%) WebSphere
7 5 (35.71%) ActiveMQ
7 5 (35.71%) JSON
7 5 (35.71%) Scrum
7 5 (35.71%) Tomcat
7 5 (35.71%) SOA
7 5 (35.71%) JAXB
7 5 (35.71%) Jetty
7 5 (35.71%) JAX-WS
7 5 (35.71%) RESTful
7 5 (35.71%) Apache CXF
7 5 (35.71%) Apache Camel
7 5 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (28.57%) Degree
8 4 (28.57%) IBM
8 4 (28.57%) SQL
8 4 (28.57%) Oracle
8 4 (28.57%) WebSphere MQ

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 (42.86%) WebSphere
2 5 (35.71%) Jetty
2 5 (35.71%) Tomcat
3 3 (21.43%) Apache
4 1 (7.14%) GlassFish
4 1 (7.14%) JCAPS
4 1 (7.14%) WebLogic
4 1 (7.14%) WebSphere Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) FTP
1 1 (7.14%) HTTP
1 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) Big Data
2 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Ant
1 1 (7.14%) JUnit
1 1 (7.14%) Maven
General
1 9 (64.29%) Finance
2 3 (21.43%) Telecoms
3 1 (7.14%) Back Office
3 1 (7.14%) Banking
3 1 (7.14%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (78.57%) Developer
1 11 (78.57%) Java Developer
2 3 (21.43%) J2EE Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Java/J2EE Developer
2 3 (21.43%) JavaScript Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Integration Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (78.57%) J2EE
2 8 (57.14%) Web Services
3 6 (42.86%) JMS
3 6 (42.86%) XML
4 5 (35.71%) ActiveMQ
4 5 (35.71%) Apache Camel
4 5 (35.71%) Apache CXF
4 5 (35.71%) JAXB
4 5 (35.71%) JAX-WS
4 5 (35.71%) JSON
4 5 (35.71%) RESTful
5 4 (28.57%) Middleware
5 4 (28.57%) Spring
5 4 (28.57%) WebSphere MQ
6 3 (21.43%) CSS
6 3 (21.43%) Dojo
6 3 (21.43%) EDI
6 3 (21.43%) Hibernate
6 3 (21.43%) Java EE
6 3 (21.43%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (28.57%) Computer Science
3 3 (21.43%) Eurex
4 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) Windows
2 3 (21.43%) Linux
2 3 (21.43%) Unix
2 3 (21.43%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (35.71%) Scrum
3 5 (35.71%) SOA
4 4 (28.57%) Web Development
5 3 (21.43%) High Availability
5 3 (21.43%) Multithreaded Programming
5 3 (21.43%) Multithreading
5 3 (21.43%) Software Engineering
6 2 (14.29%) OO
7 1 (7.14%) Change Control
7 1 (7.14%) Configuration Management
7 1 (7.14%) EAI
7 1 (7.14%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) Java
2 10 (71.43%) JavaScript
3 4 (28.57%) SQL
4 3 (21.43%) Perl
5 1 (7.14%) Shell Script
5 1 (7.14%) XPath
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) Sun Certification
2 4 (28.57%) Degree
3 3 (21.43%) IBM Certification
3 3 (21.43%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (7.14%) Control-M
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) Sun
2 4 (28.57%) IBM
2 4 (28.57%) Oracle
3 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
3 3 (21.43%) SAP