The first table below looks at the demand for Sun Certification in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sun Certification over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the City of London region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun Certification
Rank 321 310 333
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +23
Permanent jobs citing Sun Certification 11 5 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.087% 0.043% 0.057%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.36% 0.17% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 8
Average salary £65,000 £60,000 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +23.07%
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -6.25%
Qualifications Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
3028 2944 3171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 23.92% 25.03% 22.78%
Number of salaries quoted 2579 2537 2852
Average salary £52,500 £52,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.96% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,200 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,500 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Sun Certification
London

Sun Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Sun Certification Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Sun Certification
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Sun Certification Salary Trend in the City of London

Sun Certification
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Sun Certification across the City of London region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Sun Certification Salary Histogram in the City of London

Sun Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 25 (96.15%) Java
2 16 (61.54%) Oracle
3 13 (50.00%) Finance
3 13 (50.00%) SQL
4 11 (42.31%) TDD
4 11 (42.31%) Enterprise Software
5 10 (38.46%) Banking
6 9 (34.62%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (30.77%) SQL Server
8 7 (26.92%) Swing
8 7 (26.92%) J2SE
8 7 (26.92%) Project Management
8 7 (26.92%) Management Information System
8 7 (26.92%) Front Office
8 7 (26.92%) Back Office
8 7 (26.92%) Risk Management
8 7 (26.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 7 (26.92%) Multithreading
8 7 (26.92%) Computer Science
8 7 (26.92%) Spring
8 7 (26.92%) Derivative
8 7 (26.92%) IT Governance
8 7 (26.92%) Relational Database
9 6 (23.08%) J2EE
10 5 (19.23%) Broadband
10 5 (19.23%) Ant
10 5 (19.23%) HTML
10 5 (19.23%) JavaScript
10 5 (19.23%) PHP
10 5 (19.23%) PL/SQL

Sun Certification
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (7.69%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.85%) IIS
2 1 (3.85%) Apache Solr
2 1 (3.85%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (3.85%) Alfresco
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (19.23%) Broadband
2 1 (3.85%) SSH
2 1 (3.85%) SAN
2 1 (3.85%) DHCP
2 1 (3.85%) HTTP
2 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.85%) DNS
2 1 (3.85%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 7 (26.92%) Relational Database
3 2 (7.69%) MySQL
4 1 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (3.85%) Hadoop
4 1 (3.85%) MarkLogic
4 1 (3.85%) NoSQL
4 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (19.23%) Ant
1 5 (19.23%) Jenkins
1 5 (19.23%) Maven
2 4 (15.38%) Selenium
2 4 (15.38%) WebDriver
2 4 (15.38%) CruiseControl
3 3 (11.54%) JBehave
3 3 (11.54%) SoapUI
4 2 (7.69%) Git (software)
4 2 (7.69%) Subversion
5 1 (3.85%) Eclipse
5 1 (3.85%) JUnit
5 1 (3.85%) Visual Studio
5 1 (3.85%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (3.85%) Mercurial
5 1 (3.85%) Robotium
5 1 (3.85%) Gradle
5 1 (3.85%) Calabash
5 1 (3.85%) Apache Ivy
5 1 (3.85%) Cucumber
General
1 13 (50.00%) Finance
2 10 (38.46%) Banking
3 7 (26.92%) Front Office
3 7 (26.92%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 17 (65.38%) Developer
2 14 (53.85%) Java Developer
3 7 (26.92%) Senior Developer
3 7 (26.92%) Senior Java Developer
4 5 (19.23%) Software Engineer
4 5 (19.23%) Oracle Developer
4 5 (19.23%) Senior Oracle Developer
4 5 (19.23%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
4 5 (19.23%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Consultant
6 1 (3.85%) J2EE Architect
6 1 (3.85%) Java Consultant
6 1 (3.85%) J2EE Consultant
6 1 (3.85%) Architect
6 1 (3.85%) Tester
6 1 (3.85%) Automation Tester
6 1 (3.85%) UNIX Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (26.92%) Swing
1 7 (26.92%) J2SE
1 7 (26.92%) Spring
2 6 (23.08%) J2EE
3 5 (19.23%) HTML
4 4 (15.38%) HTML5
4 4 (15.38%) Web Services
5 2 (7.69%) jQuery
5 2 (7.69%) JSON
5 2 (7.69%) Java EE
5 2 (7.69%) XML
5 2 (7.69%) Hibernate
6 1 (3.85%) Lucene
6 1 (3.85%) Middleware
6 1 (3.85%) XML Schema
6 1 (3.85%) XSLT
6 1 (3.85%) .NET
6 1 (3.85%) CSS
6 1 (3.85%) SOAP
6 1 (3.85%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 11 (42.31%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (26.92%) Management Information System
2 7 (26.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 7 (26.92%) Computer Science
2 7 (26.92%) Derivative
3 4 (15.38%) Mobile App
4 3 (11.54%) Mobile Banking
4 3 (11.54%) Mobile Payment
5 1 (3.85%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.54%) Linux
2 2 (7.69%) UNIX
3 1 (3.85%) Mac OS X
3 1 (3.85%) Solaris
3 1 (3.85%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.85%) Android
3 1 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (42.31%) TDD
2 9 (34.62%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (26.92%) Project Management
3 7 (26.92%) Risk Management
3 7 (26.92%) Multithreading
3 7 (26.92%) IT Governance
4 5 (19.23%) Unit Testing
4 5 (19.23%) Software Engineering
4 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (19.23%) Scrum
5 4 (15.38%) Test Automation
5 4 (15.38%) BDD
5 4 (15.38%) Code Coverage
5 4 (15.38%) SOA
6 1 (3.85%) Content Management
6 1 (3.85%) Web Development
6 1 (3.85%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 25 (96.15%) Java
2 13 (50.00%) SQL
3 5 (19.23%) JavaScript
3 5 (19.23%) PHP
3 5 (19.23%) PL/SQL
4 3 (11.54%) Groovy
5 2 (7.69%) XPath
5 2 (7.69%) XQuery
6 1 (3.85%) C++
6 1 (3.85%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) ISTQB
1 4 (15.38%) ISEB
2 2 (7.69%) Degree
3 1 (3.85%) SCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (19.23%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) vSphere
1 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 16 (61.54%) Oracle
2 2 (7.69%) JBoss
2 2 (7.69%) Sun
2 2 (7.69%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.85%) VMware