The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sun products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sun over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun
Rank 140 167 143
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -24
Permanent jobs citing Sun 31 23 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.90% 0.64% 0.65%
As % of the Vendors category 2.03% 1.27% 1.46%
Number of salaries quoted 29 19 13
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -12.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £60,000 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- -9.09%
Sun
England

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

Vendors Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1529 1812 1373
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 44.17% 50.28% 44.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1254 1473 1190
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Sun
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Sun Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Sun
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Sun Salary Trend in the East Midlands

Sun
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sun within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northamptonshire -13 12 £36,250 +11.53%
Leicestershire +22 9 £30,500 -6.15%
Nottinghamshire +11 7 £35,000 +7.69% 1
Derbyshire - 4 £37,500 -
Sun
England

Sun
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 50 (66.67%) Java
1 50 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 45 (60.00%) Sun Certification
3 40 (53.33%) J2EE
3 40 (53.33%) Linux
4 37 (49.33%) Degree
5 36 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
5 36 (48.00%) Struts
6 33 (44.00%) Computer Science
7 31 (41.33%) Web Development
8 30 (40.00%) Unit Testing
8 30 (40.00%) Web Services
9 29 (38.67%) JavaScript
10 27 (36.00%) SQL
10 27 (36.00%) XML
10 27 (36.00%) JSP
11 26 (34.67%) EJB
12 24 (32.00%) JUnit
13 23 (30.67%) Finance
14 22 (29.33%) Enterprise Software
15 19 (25.33%) Oracle
15 19 (25.33%) Servlets
16 18 (24.00%) Spring
17 17 (22.67%) Marketing
18 15 (20.00%) Hibernate
19 14 (18.67%) Apache
20 13 (17.33%) Telecoms
20 13 (17.33%) FMCG
20 13 (17.33%) Git (software)
21 12 (16.00%) Mercurial

Sun
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 14 (18.67%) Apache
2 12 (16.00%) Tomcat
3 3 (4.00%) SharePoint
3 3 (4.00%) WebSphere
3 3 (4.00%) WebSphere Portal
3 3 (4.00%) WebLogic
3 3 (4.00%) JBoss
4 2 (2.67%) nginx
5 1 (1.33%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.33%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 1 (1.33%) IBM HTTP Server
5 1 (1.33%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (1.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (9.33%) Siebel Analytics
2 1 (1.33%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.33%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.00%) SaaS
2 2 (2.67%) Rackspace Cloud
2 2 (2.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.67%) Internet
2 1 (1.33%) MPLS
2 1 (1.33%) DSL
2 1 (1.33%) Firewall
2 1 (1.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.67%) DB2
2 2 (2.67%) Relational Database
2 2 (2.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 24 (32.00%) JUnit
2 13 (17.33%) Git (software)
3 12 (16.00%) Mercurial
4 10 (13.33%) Bitbucket
5 3 (4.00%) Jenkins
6 2 (2.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (1.33%) Ant
7 1 (1.33%) Subversion
7 1 (1.33%) Maven
7 1 (1.33%) Hudson
7 1 (1.33%) Build Forge
General
1 23 (30.67%) Finance
2 17 (22.67%) Marketing
3 13 (17.33%) Telecoms
4 3 (4.00%) Law
4 3 (4.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 54 (72.00%) Developer
2 44 (58.67%) Java Developer
3 32 (42.67%) J2EE Developer
3 32 (42.67%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 12 (16.00%) Analyst
5 10 (13.33%) Support Analyst
5 10 (13.33%) Python Developer
5 10 (13.33%) Developer Analyst
5 10 (13.33%) Software Support Analyst
6 8 (10.67%) Django Developer
6 8 (10.67%) Python/Django Developer
7 7 (9.33%) Siebel Specialist
7 7 (9.33%) Support Specialist
8 3 (4.00%) Administrator
8 3 (4.00%) Programmer
8 3 (4.00%) Consultant
9 2 (2.67%) Systems Administrator
9 2 (2.67%) Analyst Programmer
9 2 (2.67%) Project Manager
9 2 (2.67%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (53.33%) J2EE
2 36 (48.00%) Struts
3 30 (40.00%) Web Services
4 27 (36.00%) XML
4 27 (36.00%) JSP
5 26 (34.67%) EJB
6 19 (25.33%) Servlets
7 18 (24.00%) Spring
8 15 (20.00%) Hibernate
9 11 (14.67%) HTML
10 10 (13.33%) Django
10 10 (13.33%) jQuery
11 9 (12.00%) HTML5
12 8 (10.67%) Ajax
13 6 (8.00%) JDBC
14 5 (6.67%) JSF
15 4 (5.33%) XSLT
16 2 (2.67%) .NET
16 2 (2.67%) CSS
16 2 (2.67%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 33 (44.00%) Computer Science
2 22 (29.33%) Enterprise Software
3 13 (17.33%) FMCG
4 9 (12.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (2.67%) Open Source
6 1 (1.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 40 (53.33%) Linux
2 8 (10.67%) Ubuntu
3 6 (8.00%) UNIX
3 6 (8.00%) Windows
4 3 (4.00%) Solaris
5 2 (2.67%) CentOS
5 2 (2.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.33%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 36 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (41.33%) Web Development
4 30 (40.00%) Unit Testing
5 10 (13.33%) DevOps
6 9 (12.00%) TDD
6 9 (12.00%) UML
7 8 (10.67%) OO
8 7 (9.33%) Analytics
8 7 (9.33%) Campaign Management
9 5 (6.67%) Integration Testing
9 5 (6.67%) Project Planning
9 5 (6.67%) Workflow
10 4 (5.33%) ITIL
11 3 (4.00%) Configuration Management
11 3 (4.00%) Service Delivery
11 3 (4.00%) Change Management
11 3 (4.00%) Incident Management
11 3 (4.00%) Continuous Integration
12 2 (2.67%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 50 (66.67%) Java
2 29 (38.67%) JavaScript
3 27 (36.00%) SQL
4 10 (13.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 45 (60.00%) Sun Certification
2 37 (49.33%) Degree
3 11 (14.67%) OCPJP
3 11 (14.67%) OCMJD
4 4 (5.33%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (5.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (5.33%) CCNP
5 3 (4.00%) Oracle Certification
5 3 (4.00%) IBM WebSphere Certification
5 3 (4.00%) MCITP
5 3 (4.00%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.33%) OCPJWCD
6 1 (1.33%) CCIP
6 1 (1.33%) CCDA
6 1 (1.33%) MCSE
6 1 (1.33%) MCSA
6 1 (1.33%) CCSP
System Software
1 3 (4.00%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (2.67%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 19 (25.33%) Oracle
2 7 (9.33%) Siebel
2 7 (9.33%) Informatica
3 4 (5.33%) VMware
3 4 (5.33%) Microsoft
4 3 (4.00%) Dell
4 3 (4.00%) IBM
5 2 (2.67%) Rackspace
6 1 (1.33%) Epicor
6 1 (1.33%) BT
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