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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sun over the 3 months to 21 April 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
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun
Rank - 57 49
Permanent jobs citing Sun 0 4 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry - 0.73% 3.58%
As % of the Vendors category - 1.44% 6.82%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 23
Average salary - £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -13.33%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
431 277 337
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 56.79% 50.27% 52.41%
Number of salaries quoted 343 230 316
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,055 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.13% -

Sun
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Sun across the Coventry region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 20 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) J2EE
1 3 (100.00%) Struts
1 3 (100.00%) Apache
1 3 (100.00%) Sun Certification
1 3 (100.00%) OCPJP
1 3 (100.00%) OCMJD
1 3 (100.00%) Spring
2 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Hibernate
2 2 (66.67%) Tomcat
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) EJB
3 1 (33.33%) OCPJWCD
3 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Software

Sun
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 3 (100.00%) Apache
2 2 (66.67%) Tomcat
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Java Developer
1 3 (100.00%) J2EE Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Support Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Developer Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Software Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) J2EE
1 3 (100.00%) Struts
1 3 (100.00%) Spring
2 2 (66.67%) Hibernate
3 1 (33.33%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Sun Certification
1 3 (100.00%) OCPJP
1 3 (100.00%) OCMJD
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) OCPJWCD
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle