Period
to 28 January 2022

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 28 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Oracle Certified Professional (OCP)
UK > England
6 months to
28 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 572 717 981
Rank change year-on-year +145 +264 +77
Permanent jobs citing OCP 500 34 35
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.44% 0.058% 0.030%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.94% 0.29% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 21 13 27
10th Percentile £50,000 - -
25th Percentile £51,250 £45,000 £26,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £50,000 £42,447
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% +17.79% -22.82%
75th Percentile £95,000 £57,500 £55,625
90th Percentile £101,750 £76,750 £67,500
UK median annual salary £78,750 £50,000 £42,447
% change year-on-year +57.50% +17.79% -22.82%

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 25,758 11,865 25,500
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 22.84% 20.29% 21.94%
Number of salaries quoted 13,765 8,872 19,359
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £27,500
25th Percentile £41,250 £41,250 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year - +10.00% -
75th Percentile £73,750 £72,500 £67,500
90th Percentile £90,500 £85,000 £83,750
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 28 January 2022.

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 28 January 2022. 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
Jobs
North of England +64 221 £52,500 +10.53% 2
Yorkshire +33 117 £52,500 +16.67% 1
Midlands -3 116 £57,500 +15.00%
South East -4 110 £82,500 +6.45% 1
East Midlands +3 72 £57,500 +15.00%
North West -25 71 - -
West Midlands -28 44 - -
North East +5 33 - - 1
London -169 32 £80,000 - 2
South West -29 23 - -
East of England -98 5 - -
OCP
UK

For the 6 months to 28 January 2022, 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.

1 500 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
2 453 (90.60%) Java
3 432 (86.40%) Oracle
3 432 (86.40%) Python
4 429 (85.80%) CSS
5 426 (85.20%) OO
6 406 (81.20%) JavaScript
7 405 (81.00%) OCA
8 396 (79.20%) Microsoft
9 395 (79.00%) Java SE
9 395 (79.00%) Java 8
10 393 (78.60%) Functional Programming
10 393 (78.60%) Data Structures
10 393 (78.60%) HTML5
10 393 (78.60%) CSS3
10 393 (78.60%) CIW
10 393 (78.60%) OOP
10 393 (78.60%) C#
10 393 (78.60%) HTML
11 79 (15.80%) AWS
12 76 (15.20%) Agile Software Development
13 71 (14.20%) Degree
14 66 (13.20%) Computer Science
15 64 (12.80%) Finance
15 64 (12.80%) Jenkins
16 62 (12.40%) Ansible
16 62 (12.40%) Banking
17 61 (12.20%) Cucumber
18 60 (12.00%) Inclusion and Diversity
19 59 (11.80%) Digital Banking

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 49 (9.80%) GemFire
2 43 (8.60%) Apache
3 36 (7.20%) Apache Spark
4 13 (2.60%) Cloud Foundry
4 13 (2.60%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.20%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 79 (15.80%) AWS
2 59 (11.80%) Azure
3 56 (11.20%) GCP
4 54 (10.80%) GitHub
5 40 (8.00%) PaaS
6 33 (6.60%) Amazon Kinesis
7 26 (5.20%) SaaS
7 26 (5.20%) Serverless
8 25 (5.00%) Amazon EKS
9 13 (2.60%) OpenShift
10 6 (1.20%) IaaS
11 5 (1.00%) GitHub Actions
12 2 (0.40%) Amazon ECS
12 2 (0.40%) AWS CodePipeline
13 1 (0.20%) AWS CloudFormation
13 1 (0.20%) Azure ExpressRoute
13 1 (0.20%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 13 (2.60%) Calico
2 10 (2.00%) Fibre Channel
2 10 (2.00%) SAN
3 3 (0.60%) VPN
4 2 (0.40%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (11.20%) PostgreSQL
2 38 (7.60%) Relational Database
3 37 (7.40%) MariaDB
3 37 (7.40%) NoSQL
4 36 (7.20%) HBase
4 36 (7.20%) Redis
5 22 (4.40%) Big Data
6 5 (1.00%) Oracle Database
7 3 (0.60%) MongoDB
7 3 (0.60%) RDBMS
7 3 (0.60%) SQL Server
8 2 (0.40%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.20%) MySQL
9 1 (0.20%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.20%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 64 (12.80%) Jenkins
2 61 (12.20%) Cucumber
3 51 (10.20%) Sonatype Nexus
4 49 (9.80%) Git (software)
4 49 (9.80%) Gradle
4 49 (9.80%) Protractor
5 43 (8.60%) JUnit
6 36 (7.20%) Cypress.io
6 36 (7.20%) Eclipse
6 36 (7.20%) IntelliJ
6 36 (7.20%) Mockito
6 36 (7.20%) Storybook
7 29 (5.80%) Artifactory
8 25 (5.00%) Selenium
9 21 (4.20%) SonarQube
10 13 (2.60%) gulp
11 2 (0.40%) Maven
12 1 (0.20%) Bitbucket
12 1 (0.20%) JIRA
General
1 64 (12.80%) Finance
2 62 (12.40%) Banking
3 60 (12.00%) Inclusion and Diversity
4 59 (11.80%) Law
5 5 (1.00%) Social Skills
6 2 (0.40%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.20%) Influencing Skills
7 1 (0.20%) Organisational Skills
Job Titles
1 409 (81.80%) Developer
2 407 (81.40%) Software Developer
3 393 (78.60%) Trainee
3 393 (78.60%) Trainee Developer
3 393 (78.60%) Trainee Software Developer
4 32 (6.40%) Software Engineer
5 27 (5.40%) Architect
6 26 (5.20%) Cloud Architect
7 19 (3.80%) Principal Engineer
8 18 (3.60%) Principal Software Engineer
9 15 (3.00%) Lead Software Engineer
10 14 (2.80%) Lead Developer
10 14 (2.80%) Lead Software Developer
11 12 (2.40%) Administrator
12 10 (2.00%) Senior Solaris Administrator
12 10 (2.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
12 10 (2.00%) Solaris Administrator
12 10 (2.00%) Solaris Systems Administrator
12 10 (2.00%) Unix Administrator
12 10 (2.00%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 429 (85.80%) CSS
2 395 (79.00%) Java SE
3 393 (78.60%) CSS3
3 393 (78.60%) HTML
3 393 (78.60%) HTML5
4 57 (11.40%) Spring
5 55 (11.00%) Kafka
6 54 (10.80%) AngularJS
7 49 (9.80%) Node.js
7 49 (9.80%) WireMock
8 46 (9.20%) RabbitMQ
9 44 (8.80%) JSON
10 43 (8.60%) React
11 36 (7.20%) AssertJ
11 36 (7.20%) Express
11 36 (7.20%) Redux
11 36 (7.20%) RESTful
11 36 (7.20%) Spark Streaming
11 36 (7.20%) Tailwind CSS
11 36 (7.20%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 393 (78.60%) Data Structures
2 43 (8.60%) Linux Command Line
3 26 (5.20%) Public Cloud
4 21 (4.20%) Self-Motivation
5 14 (2.80%) User Experience
6 1 (0.20%) Clustering
6 1 (0.20%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 58 (11.60%) Linux
2 54 (10.80%) Unix
3 13 (2.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 13 (2.60%) Solaris
4 12 (2.40%) CentOS
5 3 (0.60%) Windows
6 2 (0.40%) AIX
6 2 (0.40%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 426 (85.20%) OO
2 393 (78.60%) Functional Programming
2 393 (78.60%) OOP
3 76 (15.20%) Agile Software Development
4 66 (13.20%) Computer Science
5 59 (11.80%) Digital Banking
6 49 (9.80%) CI/CD
6 49 (9.80%) Microservices
7 48 (9.60%) Software Engineering
8 47 (9.40%) TDD
9 46 (9.20%) Business Continuity
10 41 (8.20%) DevOps
11 40 (8.00%) User Stories
12 36 (7.20%) Cross-Browser Testing
12 36 (7.20%) High Availability
12 36 (7.20%) Validation
13 35 (7.00%) Site Reliability Engineering
14 34 (6.80%) BDD
14 34 (6.80%) Performance Monitoring
15 33 (6.60%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 453 (90.60%) Java
2 432 (86.40%) Python
3 406 (81.20%) JavaScript
4 395 (79.00%) Java 8
5 393 (78.60%) C#
6 54 (10.80%) Shell Script
7 39 (7.80%) Groovy
8 16 (3.20%) Bash
9 13 (2.60%) Go
9 13 (2.60%) Ruby
10 12 (2.40%) PL/SQL
10 12 (2.40%) SQL
11 10 (2.00%) AWK
11 10 (2.00%) Bourne shell
11 10 (2.00%) Korn
11 10 (2.00%) Perl
12 2 (0.40%) Jython
Qualifications
1 500 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
2 405 (81.00%) OCA
3 393 (78.60%) CIW
4 71 (14.20%) Degree
5 20 (4.00%) Computer Science Degree
6 10 (2.00%) RHCE
6 10 (2.00%) RHCSA
7 4 (0.80%) SC Cleared
7 4 (0.80%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (2.60%) SLA
System Software
1 36 (7.20%) HDFS
2 31 (6.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (2.60%) Virtual Machines
4 11 (2.20%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 3 (0.60%) Docker
6 2 (0.40%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 62 (12.40%) Ansible
2 42 (8.40%) Kubernetes
3 25 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
4 13 (2.60%) Grafana
4 13 (2.60%) Kibana
5 10 (2.00%) NetBackup
5 10 (2.00%) Oracle ZFS
5 10 (2.00%) Red Hat Satellite
5 10 (2.00%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 3 (0.60%) Data Guard
6 3 (0.60%) Terraform
7 2 (0.40%) Docker Swarm
7 2 (0.40%) HP Fortify
7 2 (0.40%) Nagios
7 2 (0.40%) Oracle RMAN
7 2 (0.40%) Prometheus
8 1 (0.20%) Puppet
Vendors
1 432 (86.40%) Oracle
2 396 (79.20%) Microsoft
3 38 (7.60%) VMware
4 36 (7.20%) Okta
5 13 (2.60%) PayPal
5 13 (2.60%) Red Hat
6 11 (2.20%) Veritas
7 10 (2.00%) Brocade
7 10 (2.00%) Centrify
7 10 (2.00%) Sun
8 2 (0.40%) Black Duck
8 2 (0.40%) Checkmarx
8 2 (0.40%) Google
8 2 (0.40%) Splunk
8 2 (0.40%) Veracode
9 1 (0.20%) Percona
9 1 (0.20%) ServiceNow