The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sun products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sun over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sun
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 120 125 122
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -3
Permanent jobs citing Sun 3 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.16% 0.055% 0.28%
As % of the Vendors category 0.34% 0.12% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 5
Median salary £40,000 £27,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+45.45% -45.00%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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

Vendors Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
883 822 880
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 46.23% 45.09% 49.03%
Number of salaries quoted 623 703 801
Median salary £45,000 £41,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% +1.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,800 £27,800 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,750 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Sun
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Birmingham region citing Sun as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Sun Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Sun
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Sun Salary Trend in Birmingham

Sun
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, IT jobs citing Sun 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Sun.

1 7 (77.78%) Java
2 6 (66.67%) Finance
3 4 (44.44%) SUSE
3 4 (44.44%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (44.44%) Apache
3 4 (44.44%) SSL
3 4 (44.44%) Solaris
3 4 (44.44%) Linux
3 4 (44.44%) PKI
4 3 (33.33%) Waterfall
4 3 (33.33%) Postgraduate
4 3 (33.33%) Sun Certification
4 3 (33.33%) Tomcat
4 3 (33.33%) J2EE
4 3 (33.33%) WebLogic
4 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (33.33%) Banking
5 2 (22.22%) Unix
5 2 (22.22%) Financial Institution
5 2 (22.22%) Back Office
5 2 (22.22%) ERP
5 2 (22.22%) Pegasus
5 2 (22.22%) Sage
5 2 (22.22%) Sage 200
5 2 (22.22%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (22.22%) Presales
5 2 (22.22%) Project Planning
5 2 (22.22%) Degree
5 2 (22.22%) NetSuite
5 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration

Sun
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 4 (44.44%) Apache
2 3 (33.33%) Tomcat
2 3 (33.33%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (22.22%) Sage 200
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (66.67%) Finance
2 3 (33.33%) Banking
3 2 (22.22%) Back Office
3 2 (22.22%) Financial Institution
4 1 (11.11%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Developer
1 3 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Implementation Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Java Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Software Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Software Implementation Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Technical Specialist
2 2 (22.22%) Web Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Security Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) J2EE
2 1 (11.11%) JMS
2 1 (11.11%) REST
2 1 (11.11%) Spring
2 1 (11.11%) Spring MVC
2 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) PKI
2 1 (11.11%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Linux
1 4 (44.44%) Solaris
1 4 (44.44%) SUSE
2 2 (22.22%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (22.22%) ERP
3 2 (22.22%) Presales
3 2 (22.22%) Project Planning
4 1 (11.11%) Multithreading
4 1 (11.11%) MVC
4 1 (11.11%) PDM
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Postgraduate
1 3 (33.33%) Sun Certification
2 2 (22.22%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) NetSuite
1 2 (22.22%) Pegasus
1 2 (22.22%) Sage
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Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
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