Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for OCP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Oracle Certified Professional (OCP)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 217 - 239
Rank change year-on-year - +239 -1
Permanent jobs citing OCP 6 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.11% - 0.062%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.44% - 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Scotland median annual salary £30,000 - £45,000
10th Percentile £27,500 - £42,750
90th Percentile £32,500 - £47,250
UK median annual salary £35,000 £51,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -31.37% -7.27% +10.00%

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 Scotland with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Scotland
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1350 1259 1733
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 24.06% 24.22% 26.91%
Number of salaries quoted 856 748 1200
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% -
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,100 £25,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £58,250 £61,300
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.27%

OCP
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing OCP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for OCP in Scotland

OCP
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for OCP in Scotland

OCP
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OCP within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. 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
Edinburgh - 5 - -
Glasgow - 2 £30,000 -
OCP
UK

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT jobs citing OCP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for OCP.

1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
2 5 (83.33%) SAP Certification
2 5 (83.33%) HP UFT
2 5 (83.33%) LoadRunner
2 5 (83.33%) HP
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (83.33%) PL/SQL
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) Oracle
2 5 (83.33%) SAP
2 5 (83.33%) MCP
2 5 (83.33%) Software Engineering
2 5 (83.33%) ISTQB
2 5 (83.33%) Selenium
2 5 (83.33%) Performance Testing
2 5 (83.33%) Test Scripting
2 5 (83.33%) Test Automation
2 5 (83.33%) Cucumber
2 5 (83.33%) Test Strategy
2 5 (83.33%) Gherkin
2 5 (83.33%) Jenkins
2 5 (83.33%) Defect Management
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (83.33%) Scenario Testing
3 4 (66.67%) Infrastructure Transformation
3 4 (66.67%) Exploratory Testing
3 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (66.67%) PRINCE2
4 1 (16.67%) OOP

OCP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Cucumber
1 5 (83.33%) HP UFT
1 5 (83.33%) Jenkins
1 5 (83.33%) LoadRunner
1 5 (83.33%) Selenium
General
1 1 (16.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Analyst
1 5 (83.33%) Senior Analyst
1 5 (83.33%) Senior Test Analyst
1 5 (83.33%) Test Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Defect Management
1 5 (83.33%) Performance Testing
1 5 (83.33%) Scenario Testing
1 5 (83.33%) Software Engineering
1 5 (83.33%) Test Automation
1 5 (83.33%) Test Scripting
1 5 (83.33%) Test Strategy
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Exploratory Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Infrastructure Transformation
2 4 (66.67%) PRINCE2
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (16.67%) OO
3 1 (16.67%) OOP
3 1 (16.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) PL/SQL
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
2 5 (83.33%) ISTQB
2 5 (83.33%) MCP
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (83.33%) SAP Certification
3 1 (16.67%) OCA
3 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) HP
2 5 (83.33%) Oracle
2 5 (83.33%) SAP