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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun
Rank 153 162 149
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -13
Permanent jobs citing Sun 14 24 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.44% 0.68% 0.34%
As % of the Vendors category 1.02% 1.46% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 12 22 8
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -15.78%
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
1378 1647 1350
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 43.02% 46.62% 45.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1121 1348 1173
Average salary £38,750 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,650 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.62% -

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
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Sun across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Sun Salary Histogram 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 30 January 2015. 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
Leicestershire +14 4 £40,000 +23.07% 1
Nottinghamshire +10 4 £40,000 +23.07% 2
Northamptonshire -13 4 £32,500 -3.70% 1
Derbyshire - 3 £22,500 - 1
Sun
England

Sun
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 39 (59.09%) Software Engineering
1 39 (59.09%) Java
2 35 (53.03%) Sun Certification
3 34 (51.52%) J2EE
4 29 (43.94%) Linux
5 26 (39.39%) Web Services
5 26 (39.39%) Degree
6 25 (37.88%) Struts
6 25 (37.88%) SQL
7 23 (34.85%) EJB
7 23 (34.85%) XML
8 22 (33.33%) JavaScript
8 22 (33.33%) Oracle
8 22 (33.33%) Web Development
8 22 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
8 22 (33.33%) Computer Science
9 21 (31.82%) JUnit
10 19 (28.79%) JSP
11 18 (27.27%) Finance
12 17 (25.76%) Unit Testing
13 16 (24.24%) Marketing
14 15 (22.73%) Spring
14 15 (22.73%) Servlets
15 14 (21.21%) Enterprise Software
16 13 (19.70%) Hibernate
17 12 (18.18%) Git (software)
18 11 (16.67%) Mercurial
18 11 (16.67%) FMCG
18 11 (16.67%) Apache
19 10 (15.15%) UNIX

Sun
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 11 (16.67%) Apache
2 9 (13.64%) Tomcat
3 5 (7.58%) SharePoint
4 3 (4.55%) WebSphere Portal
4 3 (4.55%) JBoss
4 3 (4.55%) WebLogic
4 3 (4.55%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.52%) nginx
5 1 (1.52%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.52%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.52%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 1 (1.52%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 1 (1.52%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (10.61%) Siebel Analytics
2 1 (1.52%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.52%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.55%) SaaS
2 2 (3.03%) Rackspace Cloud
2 2 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.52%) DSL
1 1 (1.52%) Internet
1 1 (1.52%) MPLS
1 1 (1.52%) HTTP
1 1 (1.52%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.55%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.03%) DB2
3 1 (1.52%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.52%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 21 (31.82%) JUnit
2 12 (18.18%) Git (software)
3 11 (16.67%) Mercurial
4 10 (15.15%) Bitbucket
5 5 (7.58%) Redmine
5 5 (7.58%) Eclipse
6 3 (4.55%) Jenkins
7 2 (3.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (1.52%) Hudson
8 1 (1.52%) Build Forge
8 1 (1.52%) Ant
8 1 (1.52%) Maven
8 1 (1.52%) Subversion
General
1 18 (27.27%) Finance
2 16 (24.24%) Marketing
3 9 (13.64%) Telecoms
4 3 (4.55%) Law
4 3 (4.55%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 42 (63.64%) Developer
2 33 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 22 (33.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 22 (33.33%) J2EE Developer
4 10 (15.15%) Analyst
5 9 (13.64%) Python Developer
6 8 (12.12%) Software Support Analyst
6 8 (12.12%) Developer Analyst
6 8 (12.12%) Support Analyst
6 8 (12.12%) Django Developer
6 8 (12.12%) Python/Django Developer
7 7 (10.61%) Support Specialist
7 7 (10.61%) Siebel Specialist
8 5 (7.58%) Administrator
9 4 (6.06%) Systems Administrator
9 4 (6.06%) Senior Developer
9 4 (6.06%) Senior Java Developer
10 3 (4.55%) Consultant
10 3 (4.55%) Programmer
11 2 (3.03%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (51.52%) J2EE
2 26 (39.39%) Web Services
3 25 (37.88%) Struts
4 23 (34.85%) EJB
4 23 (34.85%) XML
5 19 (28.79%) JSP
6 15 (22.73%) Spring
6 15 (22.73%) Servlets
7 13 (19.70%) Hibernate
8 9 (13.64%) Django
9 6 (9.09%) SOAP
9 6 (9.09%) HTML
9 6 (9.09%) jQuery
9 6 (9.09%) RESTful
10 5 (7.58%) JPA
10 5 (7.58%) EJB 3.0
10 5 (7.58%) JAX-RS
10 5 (7.58%) JDBC
10 5 (7.58%) Java SE
10 5 (7.58%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 22 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 14 (21.21%) Enterprise Software
3 11 (16.67%) FMCG
4 4 (6.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.52%) Open Source
6 1 (1.52%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 29 (43.94%) Linux
2 10 (15.15%) UNIX
3 8 (12.12%) Ubuntu
4 6 (9.09%) Windows
5 3 (4.55%) Solaris
6 2 (3.03%) CentOS
6 2 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.52%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (59.09%) Software Engineering
2 22 (33.33%) Web Development
2 22 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (25.76%) Unit Testing
4 10 (15.15%) DevOps
5 8 (12.12%) OO
6 7 (10.61%) Campaign Management
6 7 (10.61%) Analytics
7 4 (6.06%) TDD
7 4 (6.06%) ITIL
7 4 (6.06%) UML
8 3 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (4.55%) Configuration Management
8 3 (4.55%) CRM
8 3 (4.55%) Incident Management
8 3 (4.55%) Service Delivery
8 3 (4.55%) Change Management
9 2 (3.03%) Project Management
9 2 (3.03%) MVC
9 2 (3.03%) Telemarketing
Programming Languages
1 39 (59.09%) Java
2 25 (37.88%) SQL
3 22 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 9 (13.64%) Python
Qualifications
1 35 (53.03%) Sun Certification
2 26 (39.39%) Degree
3 9 (13.64%) OCPJP
3 9 (13.64%) OCMJD
4 4 (6.06%) CCNP
4 4 (6.06%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (6.06%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (4.55%) Security Cleared
5 3 (4.55%) Oracle Certification
5 3 (4.55%) IBM WebSphere Certification
5 3 (4.55%) MCITP
6 1 (1.52%) MCSE
6 1 (1.52%) MCSA
6 1 (1.52%) CCSP
6 1 (1.52%) CCIP
6 1 (1.52%) CCDA
6 1 (1.52%) OCPJWCD
System Software
1 3 (4.55%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (3.03%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 22 (33.33%) Oracle
2 7 (10.61%) Siebel
2 7 (10.61%) Informatica
3 5 (7.58%) Dell
3 5 (7.58%) IBM
4 4 (6.06%) VMware
4 4 (6.06%) Microsoft
5 2 (3.03%) Fujitsu
5 2 (3.03%) Hitachi
5 2 (3.03%) Cisco
5 2 (3.03%) HP
5 2 (3.03%) Rackspace
6 1 (1.52%) Epicor
6 1 (1.52%) BT
Nottingham
Ascent People
Salary: £28000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham
Ascent People
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Digital Execs
Posted: 6 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Digital Execs
Posted: 6 days ago
Chesterfield
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago