Period
to 17 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for OCP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 17 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Oracle Certified Professional (OCP)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
17 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 307 341 -
Rank change year-on-year +34 - +307
Permanent jobs citing OCP 9 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.091% 0.051% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.38% 0.19% -
Number of salaries quoted 9 3 0
West Midlands median annual salary £44,000 £51,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.73% - -
England median annual salary £38,500 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -26.67% -4.55% +20.22%

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 the West Midlands with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 2358 3155 2815
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 23.81% 26.72% 25.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1872 2312 2229
West Midlands median annual salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.50% - -
10th Percentile £23,275 £22,750 £22,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £66,250
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.40% +1.11% -

OCP
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing OCP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for OCP in the West Midlands

OCP
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for OCP in the West Midlands

OCP
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing OCP in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 17 October 2017.

Salary histogram for OCP in the West Midlands

OCP
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OCP within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 17 October 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
Coventry - 7 £42,000 -
Birmingham - 1 £52,500 -
OCP
England

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for OCP.

1 9 (100.00%) Oracle
1 9 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
2 8 (88.89%) MySQL
2 8 (88.89%) SQL
2 8 (88.89%) PostgreSQL
2 8 (88.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (77.78%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (77.78%) Puppet
3 7 (77.78%) REST
3 7 (77.78%) OpenStack
3 7 (77.78%) MariaDB
3 7 (77.78%) Jenkins
3 7 (77.78%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (77.78%) Ansible
3 7 (77.78%) Docker
3 7 (77.78%) Kubernetes
3 7 (77.78%) Terraform
3 7 (77.78%) Hibernate
3 7 (77.78%) Scrum
3 7 (77.78%) MVC
3 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (77.78%) Spring
3 7 (77.78%) WebSphere
3 7 (77.78%) Spring MVC
3 7 (77.78%) Kanban
3 7 (77.78%) JPA
3 7 (77.78%) J2EE
3 7 (77.78%) Java
3 7 (77.78%) JavaScript
3 7 (77.78%) DB2

OCP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 7 (77.78%) JBoss
1 7 (77.78%) OpenStack
1 7 (77.78%) WebSphere
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle Application Server
2 2 (22.22%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 8 (88.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (77.78%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (88.89%) MySQL
1 8 (88.89%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (77.78%) DB2
2 7 (77.78%) MariaDB
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (11.11%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle Discoverer
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (77.78%) Jenkins
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle APEX
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Developer
1 6 (66.67%) Java Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Junior
2 3 (33.33%) Junior Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Junior Java Developer
3 2 (22.22%) DBA
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Java Team Leader
4 1 (11.11%) Lead Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle Applications DBA
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle DBA
4 1 (11.11%) Scrum Master
4 1 (11.11%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) Hibernate
1 7 (77.78%) J2EE
1 7 (77.78%) JPA
1 7 (77.78%) REST
1 7 (77.78%) SOAP
1 7 (77.78%) Spring
1 7 (77.78%) Spring MVC
2 6 (66.67%) MSMQ
3 1 (11.11%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
1 2 (22.22%) Unix
2 1 (11.11%) AIX
2 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (77.78%) Kanban
1 7 (77.78%) MVC
1 7 (77.78%) RUP
1 7 (77.78%) Scrum
2 2 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (11.11%) Database Tuning
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL
3 1 (11.11%) Presales
3 1 (11.11%) Server Virtualisation
3 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) SQL
2 7 (77.78%) Java
2 7 (77.78%) JavaScript
3 2 (22.22%) Shell Script
4 1 (11.11%) PL/SQL
4 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
2 6 (66.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (11.11%) Degree
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 7 (77.78%) Docker
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (11.11%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 7 (77.78%) Ansible
1 7 (77.78%) Kubernetes
1 7 (77.78%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (77.78%) Puppet
1 7 (77.78%) Terraform
2 2 (22.22%) Data Guard
3 1 (11.11%) Netcool
3 1 (11.11%) Netcool/OMNIbus
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Oracle
2 7 (77.78%) IBM
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) ServiceNow