The Oracle Certified Professional, MySQL 5 Developer certification is targeted toward candidates who will be developing applications that use MySQL as back-end storage. An Oracle Certified Professional, MySQL 5 Developer is capable of creating and using databases and tables, and maintaining (inserting, retrieving, modifying, deleting) data stored in a MySQL database. This candidate will be to maintain data in company databases, perform data analysis, and import and export data.
To achieve certification, candidates must successfully complete both part I and part II exams. Although the recommended progression through these exams is to complete first the part I and then the part II, the exam part numbers do not express an advancement level. Rather, each part covers distinct areas of expertise, and the exams may be taken in any order.
Formerly Sun Certified MySQL Developer (SCMDEV).