Period
to 19 October 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for OCP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 19 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Oracle Certified Professional (OCP)
UK > England
6 months to
19 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 744 653 1012
Rank change year-on-year -91 +359 +106
Permanent jobs citing OCP 254 18 43
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.23% 0.040% 0.034%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.10% 0.18% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 12 16 36
10th Percentile £65,125 £30,000 £40,383
25th Percentile £70,938 £31,250 £45,938
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £93,500 £50,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +87.00% -4.76% -4.55%
75th Percentile £101,750 £55,000 £63,750
90th Percentile £105,125 £69,375 £67,500
UK median annual salary £90,000 £50,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +80.00% -16.67% +9.09%

OCP is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
England
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 23,004 9,738 29,445
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 20.85% 21.88% 23.38%
Number of salaries quoted 13,378 7,540 22,027
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £27,000
25th Percentile £40,500 £41,250 £35,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year - +10.00% -
75th Percentile £72,500 £71,250 £67,500
90th Percentile £88,750 £87,500 £82,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -

OCP
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing OCP as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for OCP in England

OCP
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing OCP in England.

Salary trend for OCP in England

OCP
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing OCP in England over the 6 months to 19 October 2021.

Salary histogram for OCP in England

OCP
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OCP within the England region over the 6 months to 19 October 2021. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +38 209 £82,500 +6.45%
London - 31 £93,500 - 2
North of England -115 9 £50,000 -35.48% 1
North West -93 8 - -
East of England - 2 - -
East Midlands -91 1 - - 1
Midlands -132 1 - - 1
Yorkshire - 1 £50,000 -
OCP
UK

For the 6 months to 19 October 2021, IT jobs citing OCP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region with a requirement for OCP.

1 254 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
2 227 (89.37%) Agile Software Development
3 214 (84.25%) Degree
3 214 (84.25%) Ansible
4 213 (83.86%) Computer Science
4 213 (83.86%) Finance
5 212 (83.46%) Jenkins
6 211 (83.07%) Java
7 209 (82.28%) Cucumber
7 209 (82.28%) Kafka
8 208 (81.89%) Banking
9 207 (81.50%) Spring
9 207 (81.50%) PostgreSQL
9 207 (81.50%) GitHub
9 207 (81.50%) AngularJS
9 207 (81.50%) Sonatype Nexus
9 207 (81.50%) Inclusion and Diversity
10 206 (81.10%) Digital Banking
10 206 (81.10%) Law
11 205 (80.71%) Git (software)
11 205 (80.71%) WireMock
11 205 (80.71%) Protractor
11 205 (80.71%) Gradle
11 205 (80.71%) Node.js
11 205 (80.71%) GemFire
12 196 (77.17%) Microservices
13 194 (76.38%) DevOps
14 186 (73.23%) Linux
15 180 (70.87%) AWS
16 178 (70.08%) React

OCP
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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
1 205 (80.71%) GemFire
2 176 (69.29%) Apache
3 174 (68.50%) Apache Spark
4 31 (12.20%) Cloud Foundry
4 31 (12.20%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.39%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 207 (81.50%) GitHub
2 180 (70.87%) AWS
3 125 (49.21%) Amazon Kinesis
3 125 (49.21%) Azure
4 121 (47.64%) GCP
5 64 (25.20%) PaaS
6 47 (18.50%) OpenShift
7 32 (12.60%) SaaS
7 32 (12.60%) Serverless
8 31 (12.20%) Amazon EKS
9 12 (4.72%) IaaS
10 2 (0.79%) Amazon ECS
10 2 (0.79%) AWS CloudFormation
10 2 (0.79%) AWS CodePipeline
10 2 (0.79%) GitHub Actions
11 1 (0.39%) Azure ExpressRoute
11 1 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 31 (12.20%) Calico
2 11 (4.33%) HTTP
3 6 (2.36%) Wireshark
4 5 (1.97%) VPN
5 2 (0.79%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 207 (81.50%) PostgreSQL
2 175 (68.90%) MariaDB
3 174 (68.50%) HBase
3 174 (68.50%) Redis
4 147 (57.87%) NoSQL
5 145 (57.09%) Relational Database
6 107 (42.13%) Big Data
7 3 (1.18%) MongoDB
8 2 (0.79%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (0.79%) Oracle Database
8 2 (0.79%) SQL Server
9 1 (0.39%) MySQL
9 1 (0.39%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 212 (83.46%) Jenkins
2 209 (82.28%) Cucumber
3 207 (81.50%) Sonatype Nexus
4 205 (80.71%) Git (software)
4 205 (80.71%) Gradle
4 205 (80.71%) Protractor
5 176 (69.29%) JUnit
6 174 (68.50%) Cypress.io
6 174 (68.50%) Eclipse
6 174 (68.50%) IntelliJ
6 174 (68.50%) Mockito
6 174 (68.50%) Storybook
7 124 (48.82%) Artifactory
8 77 (30.31%) SonarQube
9 35 (13.78%) Selenium
10 31 (12.20%) gulp
11 2 (0.79%) Bitbucket
11 2 (0.79%) Maven
12 1 (0.39%) JIRA
General
1 213 (83.86%) Finance
2 208 (81.89%) Banking
3 207 (81.50%) Inclusion and Diversity
4 206 (81.10%) Law
5 9 (3.54%) Social Skills
6 1 (0.39%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.39%) Influencing Skills
6 1 (0.39%) Organisational Skills
Job Titles
1 138 (54.33%) Software Engineer
2 89 (35.04%) Principal Engineer
3 78 (30.71%) Principal Software Engineer
4 50 (19.69%) Lead Software Engineer
5 39 (15.35%) Developer
6 37 (14.57%) Lead Developer
6 37 (14.57%) Lead Software Developer
6 37 (14.57%) Software Developer
7 35 (13.78%) Architect
8 32 (12.60%) Cloud Architect
9 14 (5.51%) Cloud Engineer
10 13 (5.12%) DevOps Engineer
11 11 (4.33%) Principal Cloud Engineer
11 11 (4.33%) Reliability Engineer
11 11 (4.33%) Senior Software Engineer
12 7 (2.76%) Consultant
13 4 (1.57%) Site Engineer
13 4 (1.57%) Site Reliability Engineer
14 3 (1.18%) Azure Architect
14 3 (1.18%) IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 209 (82.28%) Kafka
2 207 (81.50%) AngularJS
2 207 (81.50%) Spring
3 205 (80.71%) Node.js
3 205 (80.71%) WireMock
4 178 (70.08%) React
5 177 (69.69%) JSON
6 174 (68.50%) CSS
6 174 (68.50%) Express
6 174 (68.50%) Redux
6 174 (68.50%) RESTful
6 174 (68.50%) Spark Streaming
6 174 (68.50%) Tailwind CSS
6 174 (68.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 168 (66.14%) Play Framework
8 156 (61.42%) RabbitMQ
9 129 (50.79%) LAMP
9 129 (50.79%) LAPP Stack
10 34 (13.39%) J2EE
11 31 (12.20%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 176 (69.29%) Linux Command Line
2 78 (30.71%) User Experience
3 69 (27.17%) Self-Motivation
4 38 (14.96%) Public Cloud
5 11 (4.33%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.39%) Clustering
6 1 (0.39%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.39%) Fixed Income
6 1 (0.39%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 186 (73.23%) Linux
2 177 (69.69%) Unix
3 4 (1.57%) Solaris
4 3 (1.18%) AIX
4 3 (1.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (1.18%) Windows
5 2 (0.79%) CentOS
5 2 (0.79%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 227 (89.37%) Agile Software Development
2 213 (83.86%) Computer Science
3 206 (81.10%) Digital Banking
4 196 (77.17%) Microservices
5 194 (76.38%) DevOps
6 176 (69.29%) Software Engineering
7 174 (68.50%) Cross-Browser Testing
7 174 (68.50%) Validation
8 141 (55.51%) Business Continuity
8 141 (55.51%) TDD
9 130 (51.18%) Full Stack Development
10 126 (49.61%) High Availability
10 126 (49.61%) Performance Monitoring
11 125 (49.21%) Clean Code
11 125 (49.21%) OO
11 125 (49.21%) Software Testing
12 114 (44.88%) Multithreaded Programming
12 114 (44.88%) Multithreading
13 111 (43.70%) BDD
14 110 (43.31%) Scaled Agile Framework
Programming Languages
1 211 (83.07%) Java
2 177 (69.69%) Groovy
2 177 (69.69%) Shell Script
3 161 (63.39%) Python
4 33 (12.99%) Bash Shell
5 31 (12.20%) JavaScript
6 19 (7.48%) Go
6 19 (7.48%) Ruby
7 6 (2.36%) PL/SQL
7 6 (2.36%) SQL
8 2 (0.79%) Jython
9 1 (0.39%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 254 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
2 214 (84.25%) Degree
3 38 (14.96%) Computer Science Degree
4 10 (3.94%) SC Cleared
4 10 (3.94%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.79%) OCA
6 1 (0.39%) AWS Certification
6 1 (0.39%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (12.20%) SLA
System Software
1 174 (68.50%) HDFS
2 118 (46.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 31 (12.20%) Virtual Machines
4 5 (1.97%) Docker
5 1 (0.39%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.39%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (0.39%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 214 (84.25%) Ansible
2 76 (29.92%) Opscode Chef
3 68 (26.77%) Kubernetes
4 31 (12.20%) Grafana
4 31 (12.20%) Kibana
5 12 (4.72%) Puppet
6 6 (2.36%) CloudForms
7 4 (1.57%) Terraform
8 2 (0.79%) Data Guard
8 2 (0.79%) Docker Swarm
8 2 (0.79%) HP Fortify
8 2 (0.79%) Nagios
8 2 (0.79%) Prometheus
9 1 (0.39%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 1 (0.39%) Oracle RMAN
9 1 (0.39%) Oracle Statspack
Vendors
1 176 (69.29%) VMware
2 174 (68.50%) Okta
3 38 (14.96%) Oracle
4 19 (7.48%) PayPal
5 9 (3.54%) Red Hat
6 8 (3.15%) Microsoft
7 6 (2.36%) Google
8 2 (0.79%) Black Duck
8 2 (0.79%) Splunk
8 2 (0.79%) Veracode
9 1 (0.39%) FIS
9 1 (0.39%) Percona
9 1 (0.39%) ServiceNow
9 1 (0.39%) Veritas
9 1 (0.39%) WorldPay