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 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun
Rank 160 154 171
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +17
Permanent jobs citing Sun 13 21 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.41% 0.67% 0.66%
As % of the Vendors category 0.83% 1.55% 1.46%
Number of salaries quoted 5 18 22
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +7.69%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
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
1571 1354 1643
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 50.08% 43.45% 45.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1156 1103 1347
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +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 13 February 2016.

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 13 February 2016. 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
Nottinghamshire +13 8 - -
Northamptonshire -4 4 £30,000 -14.28% 3
Derbyshire -6 1 £45,000 +100.00%
Sun
England

Sun
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 26 (89.66%) Linux
2 21 (72.41%) XML
2 21 (72.41%) Java
2 21 (72.41%) J2EE
2 21 (72.41%) EJB
2 21 (72.41%) Sun Certification
3 20 (68.97%) JSP
3 20 (68.97%) JavaScript
3 20 (68.97%) Struts
3 20 (68.97%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (68.97%) Degree
3 20 (68.97%) Computer Science
4 19 (65.52%) Software Engineering
4 19 (65.52%) Web Services
4 19 (65.52%) JUnit
5 18 (62.07%) Web Development
5 18 (62.07%) Unit Testing
5 18 (62.07%) Enterprise Software
6 11 (37.93%) Finance
7 10 (34.48%) jQuery
7 10 (34.48%) Ajax
8 8 (27.59%) Business Analysis
8 8 (27.59%) Product Management
8 8 (27.59%) Release Management
8 8 (27.59%) Root Cause Analysis
8 8 (27.59%) SaaS
8 8 (27.59%) Continuous Improvement
8 8 (27.59%) Process Improvement
8 8 (27.59%) Telecoms
8 8 (27.59%) Service Management

Sun
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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.

Cloud Services
1 8 (27.59%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 19 (65.52%) JUnit
2 1 (3.45%) Eclipse
2 1 (3.45%) Redmine
General
1 11 (37.93%) Finance
2 8 (27.59%) Telecoms
3 3 (10.34%) Billing
Job Titles
1 21 (72.41%) Developer
1 21 (72.41%) Java Developer
2 20 (68.97%) J2EE Developer
2 20 (68.97%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 18 (62.07%) Agile Developer
3 18 (62.07%) Agile Java Developer
3 18 (62.07%) Linux Developer
4 6 (20.69%) Senior Agile Developer
4 6 (20.69%) Senior Agile Java Developer
4 6 (20.69%) Senior Developer
4 6 (20.69%) Senior J2EE Developer
4 6 (20.69%) Senior Java Developer
4 6 (20.69%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Billing Support
5 3 (10.34%) Java Software Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Software Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Analyst Programmer
6 2 (6.90%) J2EE Programmer
6 2 (6.90%) Java/J2EE Analyst Programmer
6 2 (6.90%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (72.41%) EJB
1 21 (72.41%) J2EE
1 21 (72.41%) XML
2 20 (68.97%) JSP
2 20 (68.97%) Struts
3 19 (65.52%) Web Services
4 10 (34.48%) Ajax
4 10 (34.48%) jQuery
5 8 (27.59%) Servlets
6 1 (3.45%) Java EE
6 1 (3.45%) JAX-RS
6 1 (3.45%) JPA
6 1 (3.45%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 20 (68.97%) Computer Science
2 18 (62.07%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (6.90%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 26 (89.66%) Linux
2 1 (3.45%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (68.97%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (65.52%) Software Engineering
3 18 (62.07%) Unit Testing
3 18 (62.07%) Web Development
4 8 (27.59%) Business Analysis
4 8 (27.59%) Continuous Improvement
4 8 (27.59%) ITIL
4 8 (27.59%) Process Improvement
4 8 (27.59%) Product Management
4 8 (27.59%) Release Management
4 8 (27.59%) Root Cause Analysis
4 8 (27.59%) Service Management
5 5 (17.24%) People Management
5 5 (17.24%) Security Patching
6 3 (10.34%) Business Continuity
6 3 (10.34%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (10.34%) ERP
6 3 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (10.34%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (72.41%) Java
2 20 (68.97%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 21 (72.41%) Sun Certification
2 20 (68.97%) Degree
3 2 (6.90%) OCMJD
3 2 (6.90%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.24%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle
Northampton, Northamptonshire
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000
Posted: Yesterday
Gainsborough, Lincolnshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £19,000-20,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Loughborough
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: c£30,000 depending on experience
Posted: 18 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Automation Resource Consultants
Salary: From £28,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago