The table below looks at the statistics for OCA in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OCA over the 3 months to 17 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Certified Associate (OCA)
Rank 224 - 199
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing OCA 1 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.017% - 0.064%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.062% - 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £47,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £38,907 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+41.36% +2.38%
OCA
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Qualifications Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1615 1447 1329
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 28.00% 27.53% 28.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1374 1215 1097
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

OCA
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OCA across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

OCA Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

OCA
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OCA across the West Midlands region.

OCA Salary Trend in the West Midlands

OCA
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OCA within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 17 October 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Birmingham - 1 £47,500 -
OCA
England

OCA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 October 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing OCA 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 OCA.

1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (50.00%) CA SiteMinder
2 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (50.00%) Ajax
2 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (50.00%) Data Guard
2 1 (50.00%) High Availability
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) VBScript
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) XSL

OCA
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 17 October 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing OCA 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 OCA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (50.00%) Apache
1 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) LDAP
1 1 (50.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle9i Database
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Discoverer
1 1 (50.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 12c
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) DBA
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle DBA
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Applications DBA
1 1 (50.00%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) XSL
1 1 (50.00%) XSLT
1 1 (50.00%) Ajax
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (50.00%) Web Development
1 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) Perl
1 1 (50.00%) VBScript
1 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (50.00%) OCP
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (50.00%) CA SiteMinder
1 1 (50.00%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft