The table below looks at the statistics for OCPJP in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OCPJP over the 3 months to 2 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Certified Professional Java SE Programmer (formerly Sun Certified Java Programmer (SCJP))
Rank - 199 196
Permanent jobs citing OCPJP 0 9 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands - 0.17% 0.18%
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.64% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 0 9 9
Average salary - £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -13.33%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £32,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+38.46% -13.33%
OCPJP
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
1345 1402 1433
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 25.40% 26.83% 28.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1031 1110 1158
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,750 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

OCPJP
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

OCPJP Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

OCPJP
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

OCPJP Salary Trend in the West Midlands

OCPJP
Top 20 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing OCPJP 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 OCPJP.

1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) J2EE
1 2 (100.00%) Struts
1 2 (100.00%) Apache
1 2 (100.00%) Sun
1 2 (100.00%) Sun Certification
1 2 (100.00%) OCMJD
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) OCPJWCD
2 1 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) EJB
2 1 (50.00%) SQL

OCPJP
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing OCPJP 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 OCPJP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) Apache
2 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Java Developer
1 2 (100.00%) J2EE Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Developer Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Software Support Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) J2EE
1 2 (100.00%) Struts
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (50.00%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Sun Certification
1 2 (100.00%) OCMJD
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) OCPJWCD
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Sun
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle