The table below looks at the statistics for Sun Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sun Certification over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun Certification
Rank 112 108 110
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +2
Permanent jobs citing Sun Certification 3 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.17% 0.38% 0.13%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.58% 1.18% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 2
Average salary £40,500 £27,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+47.27% -8.33%
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-7.50% +6.66%
Sun Certification
South West

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

Qualifications Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
519 508 663
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 28.67% 31.93% 41.94%
Number of salaries quoted 368 426 586
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,995 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.23% +2.48%

Sun Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Sun Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Sun Certification
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Sun Certification Salary Trend in Bristol

Sun Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol region citing Sun Certification 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 Certification.

1 9 (100.00%) Java
1 9 (100.00%) Scrum
2 6 (66.67%) JUnit
2 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 6 (66.67%) QA
2 6 (66.67%) Selenium
2 6 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 6 (66.67%) JBehave
2 6 (66.67%) Cucumber
2 6 (66.67%) BDD
2 6 (66.67%) User Stories
2 6 (66.67%) Automation Testing
3 5 (55.56%) Kanban
4 3 (33.33%) Grails
4 3 (33.33%) Spring MVC
4 3 (33.33%) Spring
4 3 (33.33%) XML
4 3 (33.33%) J2EE
4 3 (33.33%) OO
4 3 (33.33%) MVC
5 2 (22.22%) XML Schema
5 2 (22.22%) Maven
5 2 (22.22%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (22.22%) TDD
5 2 (22.22%) NoSQL
5 2 (22.22%) REST
6 1 (11.11%) UNIX
6 1 (11.11%) Windows
6 1 (11.11%) Finance

Sun Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol region citing Sun Certification 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 Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (66.67%) JUnit
1 6 (66.67%) Selenium
1 6 (66.67%) JBehave
1 6 (66.67%) Cucumber
2 2 (22.22%) Maven
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Test Engineer
1 6 (66.67%) QA Engineer
2 5 (55.56%) QA Automation Engineer
2 5 (55.56%) Automation Engineer
3 3 (33.33%) Senior Java Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Senior Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior J2EE Developer
4 1 (11.11%) J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) Grails
1 3 (33.33%) Spring MVC
1 3 (33.33%) Spring
1 3 (33.33%) XML
1 3 (33.33%) J2EE
2 2 (22.22%) XML Schema
2 2 (22.22%) REST
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) UNIX
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Scrum
2 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 6 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 6 (66.67%) BDD
2 6 (66.67%) User Stories
2 6 (66.67%) Automation Testing
3 5 (55.56%) Kanban
4 3 (33.33%) OO
4 3 (33.33%) MVC
5 2 (22.22%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (22.22%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (66.67%) QA