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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Certified Professional Java SE Programmer (formerly Sun Certified Java Programmer (SCJP))
Rank 216 204 -
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -
Permanent jobs citing OCPJP 6 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.11% 0.13% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.39% 0.44% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 0
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £37,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -16.66%
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
1557 1580 1340
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 27.80% 29.04% 27.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1302 1361 1109
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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
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 OCPJP within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 19 September 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
Coventry -7 6 £32,500 -
OCPJP
England

OCPJP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 17 (100.00%) Java
1 17 (100.00%) SQL
1 17 (100.00%) J2EE
1 17 (100.00%) Oracle
1 17 (100.00%) Struts
1 17 (100.00%) Linux
1 17 (100.00%) Sun
1 17 (100.00%) Sun Certification
1 17 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 17 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 17 (100.00%) Degree
2 16 (94.12%) Computer Science
2 16 (94.12%) OCMJD
2 16 (94.12%) Spring
2 16 (94.12%) Software Engineering
2 16 (94.12%) Tomcat
2 16 (94.12%) Apache
3 1 (5.88%) Swing
3 1 (5.88%) JBoss
3 1 (5.88%) Eclipse
3 1 (5.88%) JavaBeans
3 1 (5.88%) OCP
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (5.88%) XML
3 1 (5.88%) XSLT
3 1 (5.88%) WebLogic
3 1 (5.88%) EJB
3 1 (5.88%) MySQL
3 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.88%) WebSphere

OCPJP
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 16 (94.12%) Apache
1 16 (94.12%) Tomcat
2 1 (5.88%) WebSphere
2 1 (5.88%) GlassFish
2 1 (5.88%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Eclipse
1 1 (5.88%) Eclipse RCP
Job Titles
1 17 (100.00%) Java Developer
1 17 (100.00%) Developer
2 16 (94.12%) Analyst
2 16 (94.12%) Support Analyst
2 16 (94.12%) J2EE Developer
2 16 (94.12%) Developer Analyst
2 16 (94.12%) Software Support Analyst
2 16 (94.12%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (100.00%) Struts
1 17 (100.00%) J2EE
1 17 (100.00%) Hibernate
2 16 (94.12%) Spring
3 1 (5.88%) SWT
3 1 (5.88%) EJB
3 1 (5.88%) XML
3 1 (5.88%) XSLT
3 1 (5.88%) Swing
3 1 (5.88%) JavaBeans
3 1 (5.88%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (94.12%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (94.12%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) Java
1 17 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 17 (100.00%) Sun Certification
1 17 (100.00%) Degree
2 16 (94.12%) OCMJD
3 1 (5.88%) OCP
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle Certification
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) Oracle
1 17 (100.00%) Sun
2 1 (5.88%) JBoss