The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sun products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sun over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun
Rank 61 58 70
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +12
Permanent jobs citing Sun 4 9 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.64% 1.43% 1.09%
As % of the Vendors category 1.33% 2.71% 2.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 9 7
Median salary £43,500 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.75% +23.07%
UK excluding London median salary £47,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+17.50% -
Sun
West Midlands

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

Vendors Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
300 332 350
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 48.08% 52.78% 54.60%
Number of salaries quoted 213 308 325
Median salary £45,000 £40,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.80% +0.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Sun
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

Sun Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Sun
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

Sun Salary Trend in Coventry

Sun
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, 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 Coventry region with a requirement for Sun.

1 16 (100.00%) Web Services
2 11 (68.75%) XML
2 11 (68.75%) Java
2 11 (68.75%) JavaScript
2 11 (68.75%) J2EE
2 11 (68.75%) Oracle
2 11 (68.75%) JSP
2 11 (68.75%) Sun Certification
2 11 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (68.75%) Spring
2 11 (68.75%) Software Engineering
2 11 (68.75%) Hibernate
2 11 (68.75%) Computer Science
2 11 (68.75%) Degree
2 11 (68.75%) RESTful
3 10 (62.50%) Linux
4 9 (56.25%) Mentoring
5 6 (37.50%) Scrum
5 6 (37.50%) HTML
5 6 (37.50%) CSS
5 6 (37.50%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (31.25%) E-business
6 5 (31.25%) SAN
6 5 (31.25%) CommVault
6 5 (31.25%) NetApp
6 5 (31.25%) Veritas
6 5 (31.25%) Red Hat
6 5 (31.25%) Internet
6 5 (31.25%) Solaris
6 5 (31.25%) Unix

Sun
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry 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 5 (31.25%) Apache
1 5 (31.25%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) Fibre Channel
1 5 (31.25%) Internet
1 5 (31.25%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (31.25%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (31.25%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (31.25%) JUnit
1 5 (31.25%) Oracle Forms
Job Titles
1 11 (68.75%) Developer
1 11 (68.75%) J2EE Developer
1 11 (68.75%) Java Developer
1 11 (68.75%) Java/J2EE Developer
2 5 (31.25%) Agile Developer
2 5 (31.25%) Agile Java Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Team Leader
3 3 (18.75%) Technical Leader
3 3 (18.75%) Technical Team Leader
4 1 (6.25%) Linux Specialist
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Linux Specialist
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Technical Specialist
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Unix Specialist
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Unix Technical Specialist
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Specialist
4 1 (6.25%) Unix Specialist
4 1 (6.25%) Unix Team Leader
4 1 (6.25%) Unix Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (100.00%) Web Services
2 11 (68.75%) Hibernate
2 11 (68.75%) J2EE
2 11 (68.75%) JSP
2 11 (68.75%) RESTful
2 11 (68.75%) Spring
2 11 (68.75%) XML
3 6 (37.50%) CSS
3 6 (37.50%) HTML
4 5 (31.25%) Ajax
4 5 (31.25%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 11 (68.75%) Computer Science
2 5 (31.25%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 10 (62.50%) Linux
2 5 (31.25%) Solaris
2 5 (31.25%) Unix
3 1 (6.25%) Windows
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (68.75%) Software Engineering
2 9 (56.25%) Mentoring
3 6 (37.50%) Scrum
4 5 (31.25%) E-business
4 5 (31.25%) Unit Testing
4 5 (31.25%) Web Development
5 3 (18.75%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (18.75%) Coaching
5 3 (18.75%) Line Management
6 2 (12.50%) Performance Management
6 2 (12.50%) Resource Management
7 1 (6.25%) Change Control
7 1 (6.25%) ITIL
7 1 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (6.25%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (68.75%) Java
1 11 (68.75%) JavaScript
2 5 (31.25%) Korn
3 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (68.75%) Degree
1 11 (68.75%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 5 (31.25%) NFS
1 5 (31.25%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 5 (31.25%) Oracle ZFS
2 4 (25.00%) Simpana
Vendors
1 11 (68.75%) Oracle
2 5 (31.25%) CommVault
2 5 (31.25%) IBM
2 5 (31.25%) NetApp
2 5 (31.25%) Netezza
2 5 (31.25%) Red Hat
2 5 (31.25%) Veritas
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft