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 September 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 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun
Rank 135 162 157
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -5
Permanent jobs citing Sun 43 8 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.18% 0.25% 0.54%
As % of the Vendors category 2.83% 0.49% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 41 6 11
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -15.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,750 £32,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-7.10% +14.37%
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
1517 1634 1748
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 41.65% 50.32% 52.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1235 1392 1454
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 £23,825 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £54,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

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 22 September 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 22 September 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 -5 22 £32,500 - 3
Nottinghamshire +8 12 £42,500 +41.66% 1
Leicestershire +6 5 £30,500 -6.15% 1
Derbyshire -15 3 £37,500 +25.00% 1
Sun
England

Sun
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 56 (77.78%) Java
2 54 (75.00%) Sun Certification
2 54 (75.00%) Software Engineering
3 47 (65.28%) Agile Software Development
4 46 (63.89%) Degree
4 46 (63.89%) J2EE
4 46 (63.89%) Linux
5 45 (62.50%) Struts
6 44 (61.11%) Computer Science
7 35 (48.61%) Unit Testing
8 31 (43.06%) XML
8 31 (43.06%) JavaScript
9 30 (41.67%) Web Services
10 29 (40.28%) Web Development
11 28 (38.89%) JUnit
11 28 (38.89%) EJB
11 28 (38.89%) JSP
12 27 (37.50%) Finance
13 26 (36.11%) Enterprise Software
14 21 (29.17%) Spring
14 21 (29.17%) Oracle
14 21 (29.17%) SQL
15 19 (26.39%) Servlets
15 19 (26.39%) Hibernate
16 18 (25.00%) Apache
16 18 (25.00%) Tomcat
17 17 (23.61%) Telecoms
17 17 (23.61%) OCPJP
17 17 (23.61%) OCMJD
18 10 (13.89%) UML

Sun
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 18 (25.00%) Apache
1 18 (25.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (2.78%) nginx
3 1 (1.39%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.39%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.39%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 2 (2.78%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (4.17%) Siebel Analytics
2 1 (1.39%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.39%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.39%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.39%) SaaS
1 1 (1.39%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.78%) Internet
2 1 (1.39%) MPLS
2 1 (1.39%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.17%) MySQL
2 2 (2.78%) Relational Database
2 2 (2.78%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.39%) DB2
3 1 (1.39%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.39%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 28 (38.89%) JUnit
2 3 (4.17%) Git (software)
2 3 (4.17%) Mercurial
3 1 (1.39%) Bitbucket
3 1 (1.39%) NetBeans
3 1 (1.39%) Maven
General
1 27 (37.50%) Finance
2 17 (23.61%) Telecoms
3 6 (8.33%) Marketing
4 1 (1.39%) Law
4 1 (1.39%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 57 (79.17%) Developer
2 54 (75.00%) Java Developer
3 42 (58.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 42 (58.33%) J2EE Developer
4 18 (25.00%) Analyst
5 16 (22.22%) Support Analyst
5 16 (22.22%) Developer Analyst
5 16 (22.22%) Software Support Analyst
6 6 (8.33%) Project Manager
7 5 (6.94%) Digital Project Manager
8 3 (4.17%) Support Specialist
8 3 (4.17%) Python Developer
8 3 (4.17%) Siebel Specialist
9 2 (2.78%) Programmer
10 1 (1.39%) Service Analyst
10 1 (1.39%) Senior Developer
10 1 (1.39%) Analyst Programmer
10 1 (1.39%) ERP Manager
10 1 (1.39%) Django Developer
10 1 (1.39%) ERP Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (63.89%) J2EE
2 45 (62.50%) Struts
3 31 (43.06%) XML
4 30 (41.67%) Web Services
5 28 (38.89%) EJB
5 28 (38.89%) JSP
6 21 (29.17%) Spring
7 19 (26.39%) Servlets
7 19 (26.39%) Hibernate
8 9 (12.50%) HTML
8 9 (12.50%) Ajax
8 9 (12.50%) jQuery
8 9 (12.50%) HTML5
9 4 (5.56%) JDBC
10 3 (4.17%) Django
10 3 (4.17%) JSF
11 2 (2.78%) Apache Camel
11 2 (2.78%) XSLT
11 2 (2.78%) .NET
12 1 (1.39%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 44 (61.11%) Computer Science
2 26 (36.11%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (12.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 8 (11.11%) FMCG
5 2 (2.78%) Open Source
6 1 (1.39%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 46 (63.89%) Linux
2 3 (4.17%) UNIX
3 2 (2.78%) Windows
4 1 (1.39%) Solaris
4 1 (1.39%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 47 (65.28%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (48.61%) Unit Testing
4 29 (40.28%) Web Development
5 10 (13.89%) UML
6 9 (12.50%) TDD
7 6 (8.33%) Workflow
7 6 (8.33%) PRINCE2
8 5 (6.94%) Project Management
8 5 (6.94%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (6.94%) Project Planning
8 5 (6.94%) Integration Testing
9 3 (4.17%) Campaign Management
9 3 (4.17%) Analytics
10 2 (2.78%) Time Management
10 2 (2.78%) ITIL
10 2 (2.78%) OO
11 1 (1.39%) CRM
11 1 (1.39%) Configuration Management
11 1 (1.39%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 56 (77.78%) Java
2 31 (43.06%) JavaScript
3 21 (29.17%) SQL
4 3 (4.17%) Python
5 1 (1.39%) C
5 1 (1.39%) Groovy
5 1 (1.39%) XPath
5 1 (1.39%) AspectJ
Qualifications
1 54 (75.00%) Sun Certification
2 46 (63.89%) Degree
3 17 (23.61%) OCPJP
3 17 (23.61%) OCMJD
4 2 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.78%) Oracle Certification
4 2 (2.78%) CCNP
5 1 (1.39%) MCSE
5 1 (1.39%) MCSA
5 1 (1.39%) CCIP
5 1 (1.39%) CCDA
5 1 (1.39%) CCSP
5 1 (1.39%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.39%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.39%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 21 (29.17%) Oracle
2 3 (4.17%) Informatica
2 3 (4.17%) Siebel
2 3 (4.17%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.78%) VMware
4 1 (1.39%) JBoss
4 1 (1.39%) BT
4 1 (1.39%) HP
4 1 (1.39%) Dell
4 1 (1.39%) Citrix
4 1 (1.39%) Epicor
4 1 (1.39%) IBM
4 1 (1.39%) Google
4 1 (1.39%) ServiceNow
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