The table below looks at the statistics for OCP in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OCP over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Certified Professional (OCP)
Rank 237 236 215
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -21
Permanent jobs citing OCP 16 9 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.23% 0.14% 0.25%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.02% 0.62% 1.21%
Number of salaries quoted 16 5 14
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +40.62%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £50,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +13.63%
OCP
England

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

Qualifications Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1563 1445 1243
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 22.59% 21.99% 20.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1350 1134 994
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,800 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

OCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

OCP Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

OCP
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

OCP Salary Trend in Yorkshire

OCP
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OCP across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015.

OCP Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

OCP
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OCP within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015. 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
West Yorkshire -1 15 £40,000 -11.11%
South Yorkshire - 1 £29,500 -
OCP
England

OCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Yorkshire region citing OCP 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 OCP.

1 30 (100.00%) Oracle
1 30 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
2 28 (93.33%) Oracle Database
3 23 (76.67%) UNIX
3 23 (76.67%) Linux
3 23 (76.67%) Oracle RAC
4 20 (66.67%) Relational Database
4 20 (66.67%) Mentoring
4 20 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
4 20 (66.67%) Oracle Reports
4 20 (66.67%) Windows
4 20 (66.67%) RDBMS
5 7 (23.33%) Oracle Database 11g
5 7 (23.33%) Oracle Database 10g
5 7 (23.33%) PL/SQL
5 7 (23.33%) SQL
6 4 (13.33%) Oracle APEX
7 3 (10.00%) Oracle RMAN
7 3 (10.00%) Microsoft
7 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (10.00%) SQL Server
8 2 (6.67%) OLAP
8 2 (6.67%) Business Objects
8 2 (6.67%) XML
8 2 (6.67%) T-SQL
8 2 (6.67%) VB.NET
8 2 (6.67%) .NET
8 2 (6.67%) MCSE
8 2 (6.67%) MS Excel
8 2 (6.67%) SharePoint

OCP
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Yorkshire region citing OCP 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 OCP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (93.33%) Oracle Database
2 20 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 20 (66.67%) Oracle Reports
2 20 (66.67%) RDBMS
3 7 (23.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 7 (23.33%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (10.00%) SQL Server
5 2 (6.67%) OLAP
5 2 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (6.67%) MOLAP
5 2 (6.67%) OLTP
5 2 (6.67%) ROLAP
5 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (6.67%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 4 (13.33%) Oracle APEX
Job Titles
1 24 (80.00%) DBA
2 23 (76.67%) Oracle DBA
3 17 (56.67%) Database Consultant
3 17 (56.67%) Consultant
3 17 (56.67%) Oracle Consultant
4 4 (13.33%) Developer
4 4 (13.33%) Senior Developer
4 4 (13.33%) Administrator
4 4 (13.33%) Oracle Developer
4 4 (13.33%) Senior Oracle Developer
4 4 (13.33%) SQL Developer
4 4 (13.33%) PL/SQL Developer
4 4 (13.33%) Senior PL/SQL Developer
4 4 (13.33%) Senior SQL Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Team Leader
6 1 (3.33%) Senior DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.67%) XML
1 2 (6.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 20 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 23 (76.67%) UNIX
1 23 (76.67%) Linux
2 20 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (66.67%) Mentoring
2 2 (6.67%) ETL
2 2 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (6.67%) Information Management
2 2 (6.67%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 7 (23.33%) PL/SQL
1 7 (23.33%) SQL
2 2 (6.67%) T-SQL
2 2 (6.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 30 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
2 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (6.67%) MCSE
4 1 (3.33%) MCTS
4 1 (3.33%) MCITP
4 1 (3.33%) OCA
System Software
1 23 (76.67%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (10.00%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 30 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.67%) Business Objects