The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sun products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sun over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Sun Microsystems, Inc.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun
Rank 14 31 40
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +9
Permanent jobs citing Sun 2 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 3.51% 0.37% 1.56%
As % of the Vendors category 7.41% 1.05% 2.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Average salary £38,750 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.88% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
Sun
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Aberdeen region.

Vendors Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
27 95 215
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 47.37% 34.93% 66.98%
Number of salaries quoted 17 64 167
Average salary £37,000 £44,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.85% +4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,600 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Sun
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Sun across the Aberdeen region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Sun Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

Sun
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Sun across the Aberdeen region.

Sun Salary Trend in Aberdeen

Sun
Salary Histogram in Aberdeen

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Sun across the Aberdeen region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Sun Salary Histogram in Aberdeen

Sun
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing Sun also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Sun.

1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Sun Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) JSON
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) OCPJP
2 1 (50.00%) Java EE
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) JBoss
2 1 (50.00%) Apache
2 1 (50.00%) RDBMS

Sun
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing Sun also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Sun. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) JBoss
1 1 (50.00%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (50.00%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Java EE
1 1 (50.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) OO
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Sun Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) OCPJP
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle