The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the East Midlands region.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Sun Microsystems, Inc.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun
Rank 140 156 152
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -4
Permanent jobs citing Sun 38 10 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.01% 0.31% 0.65%
As % of the Vendors category 2.46% 0.61% 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 33 9 17
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £21,600
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
Vendors Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1547 1630 1667
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 41.18% 51.26% 48.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1279 1377 1356
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Sun
England

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 31 July 2014.

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 31 July 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 +7 25 £32,500 - 2
Nottinghamshire +2 7 £42,500 +41.66% 3
Leicestershire -7 6 £30,500 -6.15% 1
Sun
England

Sun
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 44 (83.02%) Java
2 43 (81.13%) Software Engineering
3 42 (79.25%) Sun Certification
4 39 (73.58%) Struts
5 38 (71.70%) J2EE
5 38 (71.70%) Linux
5 38 (71.70%) Degree
5 38 (71.70%) Computer Science
6 36 (67.92%) Agile Software Development
7 29 (54.72%) Unit Testing
8 27 (50.94%) Web Services
8 27 (50.94%) XML
9 26 (49.06%) JavaScript
10 25 (47.17%) JUnit
10 25 (47.17%) JSP
10 25 (47.17%) Web Development
11 24 (45.28%) Enterprise Software
11 24 (45.28%) EJB
12 23 (43.40%) Finance
13 19 (35.85%) Servlets
14 18 (33.96%) Telecoms
15 14 (26.42%) Spring
15 14 (26.42%) Apache
15 14 (26.42%) Oracle
16 13 (24.53%) SQL
16 13 (24.53%) Tomcat
16 13 (24.53%) OCPJP
16 13 (24.53%) OCMJD
16 13 (24.53%) Hibernate
17 7 (13.21%) Ajax

Sun
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (26.42%) Apache
2 13 (24.53%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.77%) nginx
4 1 (1.89%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 1 (1.89%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.89%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.77%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.66%) MySQL
2 2 (3.77%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.89%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.89%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.89%) DB2
Development Applications
1 25 (47.17%) JUnit
2 2 (3.77%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.77%) Mercurial
3 1 (1.89%) Subversion
3 1 (1.89%) Maven
3 1 (1.89%) NetBeans
General
1 23 (43.40%) Finance
2 18 (33.96%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.77%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 45 (84.91%) Developer
2 43 (81.13%) Java Developer
3 36 (67.92%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 36 (67.92%) J2EE Developer
4 13 (24.53%) Analyst
5 12 (22.64%) Support Analyst
5 12 (22.64%) Developer Analyst
5 12 (22.64%) Software Support Analyst
6 5 (9.43%) Project Manager
6 5 (9.43%) Digital Project Manager
7 1 (1.89%) Python Developer
7 1 (1.89%) Python Programmer
7 1 (1.89%) Software Developer
7 1 (1.89%) Senior Developer
7 1 (1.89%) Programmer
7 1 (1.89%) Service Analyst
7 1 (1.89%) Service Desk Analyst
7 1 (1.89%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (73.58%) Struts
2 38 (71.70%) J2EE
3 27 (50.94%) Web Services
3 27 (50.94%) XML
4 25 (47.17%) JSP
5 24 (45.28%) EJB
6 19 (35.85%) Servlets
7 14 (26.42%) Spring
8 13 (24.53%) Hibernate
9 7 (13.21%) Ajax
10 6 (11.32%) jQuery
11 5 (9.43%) HTML
11 5 (9.43%) HTML5
12 2 (3.77%) JDBC
12 2 (3.77%) Django
12 2 (3.77%) REST
13 1 (1.89%) Ext JS
13 1 (1.89%) Apache Wicket
13 1 (1.89%) Apache Camel
13 1 (1.89%) jBPM
Miscellaneous
1 38 (71.70%) Computer Science
2 24 (45.28%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (13.21%) FMCG
4 5 (9.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.89%) Open Source
5 1 (1.89%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 38 (71.70%) Linux
2 1 (1.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (1.89%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (81.13%) Software Engineering
2 36 (67.92%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (54.72%) Unit Testing
4 25 (47.17%) Web Development
5 6 (11.32%) UML
6 5 (9.43%) PRINCE2
6 5 (9.43%) Workflow
6 5 (9.43%) TDD
6 5 (9.43%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (9.43%) Project Management
7 4 (7.55%) Integration Testing
7 4 (7.55%) Project Planning
8 2 (3.77%) Time Management
9 1 (1.89%) AOP
9 1 (1.89%) E-Procurement
9 1 (1.89%) Logistics
9 1 (1.89%) OO
Programming Languages
1 44 (83.02%) Java
2 26 (49.06%) JavaScript
3 13 (24.53%) SQL
4 2 (3.77%) Python
5 1 (1.89%) Groovy
5 1 (1.89%) AspectJ
5 1 (1.89%) XPath
5 1 (1.89%) C
Qualifications
1 42 (79.25%) Sun Certification
2 38 (71.70%) Degree
3 13 (24.53%) OCPJP
3 13 (24.53%) OCMJD
4 1 (1.89%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.89%) SLA
Vendors
1 14 (26.42%) Oracle
2 1 (1.89%) ServiceNow
2 1 (1.89%) Google
2 1 (1.89%) VMware
2 1 (1.89%) IBM
2 1 (1.89%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.89%) HP
2 1 (1.89%) Citrix
2 1 (1.89%) Red Hat
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £48000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £40,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
IT Connections
Salary: £30,000 to £35,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Loughborough
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £26,000 - £35,000 depending on experience
Posted: 13 days ago
Nottingham
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 21 days ago