The table below looks at the statistics for Sun Certification in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sun Certification over the 3 months to 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun Certification
Rank 790 807 824
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +17
Permanent jobs citing Sun Certification 79 93 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.077% 0.084% 0.059%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.28% 0.31% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 56 83 51
Average salary £47,500 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.94% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,750 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -6.66%
Sun Certification
UK

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

Qualifications Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
27907 29882 27963
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.08% 27.07% 27.17%
Number of salaries quoted 22421 23522 22794
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Sun Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Sun Certification Jobs Demand Trend in England

Sun Certification
Salary Trend in England

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

Sun Certification Salary Trend in England

Sun Certification
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Sun Certification across the England region over the 3 months to 5 August 2015.

Sun Certification Salary Histogram in England

Sun Certification
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sun Certification within the England region over the 3 months to 5 August 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
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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
London +25 32 £47,500 -5.00% 3
South East -10 17 £42,500 +21.42% 2
East of England +6 12 £53,750 +79.16%
East Midlands -17 7 £47,500 +31.03%
West Midlands -14 6 £45,000 +38.46%
North West - 2 £39,250 -
Yorkshire +1 1 £43,000 +32.30% 1
South West -22 1 £45,000 +16.88% 1
Midlands - 1 £77,500 -
Sun Certification
UK

Sun Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing Sun Certification 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 Certification.

1 142 (95.30%) Java
2 87 (58.39%) XML
3 86 (57.72%) Web Services
4 80 (53.69%) Oracle
5 77 (51.68%) Sun
6 75 (50.34%) SQL
7 66 (44.30%) JavaScript
7 66 (44.30%) Spring
8 63 (42.28%) J2EE
9 62 (41.61%) UNIX
10 53 (35.57%) Agile Software Development
11 47 (31.54%) Degree
11 47 (31.54%) Linux
12 45 (30.20%) Eclipse
12 45 (30.20%) Mentoring
13 42 (28.19%) JUnit
13 42 (28.19%) SOAP
14 40 (26.85%) Subversion
15 39 (26.17%) Software Engineering
15 39 (26.17%) EJB
16 35 (23.49%) CSS
16 35 (23.49%) HTML
17 33 (22.15%) Servlets
17 33 (22.15%) MVC
18 32 (21.48%) Finance
18 32 (21.48%) Hibernate
19 31 (20.81%) JSP
20 30 (20.13%) Scrum
20 30 (20.13%) Java EE
21 28 (18.79%) MySQL

Sun Certification
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing Sun Certification 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 Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 23 (15.44%) Tomcat
2 22 (14.77%) Apache
3 19 (12.75%) WebSphere
4 16 (10.74%) WebSphere Application Server
5 13 (8.72%) IIS
5 13 (8.72%) IBM HTTP Server
5 13 (8.72%) Apache ServiceMix
6 9 (6.04%) nginx
7 7 (4.70%) Mule ESB
7 7 (4.70%) Mule
8 5 (3.36%) GlassFish
9 4 (2.68%) Jetty
10 3 (2.01%) Oracle Workflow
10 3 (2.01%) WebLogic
10 3 (2.01%) MQSeries
11 2 (1.34%) JBoss
12 1 (0.67%) CICS
12 1 (0.67%) BizTalk Server
12 1 (0.67%) ArcGIS
12 1 (0.67%) Alfresco
Applications
1 3 (2.01%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.34%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (6.71%) Oracle 11i
2 3 (2.01%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.04%) GitHub
2 1 (0.67%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (0.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (14.77%) HTTP
2 5 (3.36%) TCP/IP
3 4 (2.68%) SAN
3 4 (2.68%) Firewall
3 4 (2.68%) Network Security
4 2 (1.34%) iSCSI
4 2 (1.34%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (0.67%) Reverse Proxy
5 1 (0.67%) VPN
5 1 (0.67%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (18.79%) MySQL
2 24 (16.11%) DB2
3 13 (8.72%) Relational Database
4 12 (8.05%) Oracle Database
5 10 (6.71%) Oracle Database 10g
5 10 (6.71%) SQL Server
5 10 (6.71%) Oracle8/8i Database
5 10 (6.71%) Oracle9i Database
6 5 (3.36%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (2.01%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (1.34%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.34%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (0.67%) IMS/DB
9 1 (0.67%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.67%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 45 (30.20%) Eclipse
2 42 (28.19%) JUnit
3 40 (26.85%) Subversion
4 22 (14.77%) Redmine
5 17 (11.41%) Maven
6 15 (10.07%) Git (software)
7 14 (9.40%) Ant
8 13 (8.72%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
8 13 (8.72%) Rational Application Developer
9 12 (8.05%) Jenkins
10 9 (6.04%) Hudson
10 9 (6.04%) Gerrit
11 4 (2.68%) Bugzilla
11 4 (2.68%) JIRA
12 3 (2.01%) TestNG
12 3 (2.01%) Toad
12 3 (2.01%) Gradle
13 2 (1.34%) IntelliJ
13 2 (1.34%) EasyMock
13 2 (1.34%) jMock
General
1 32 (21.48%) Finance
2 11 (7.38%) Advertising
3 10 (6.71%) Marketing
4 6 (4.03%) Banking
5 2 (1.34%) Games
6 1 (0.67%) Retail
6 1 (0.67%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.67%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 129 (86.58%) Developer
2 115 (77.18%) Java Developer
3 23 (15.44%) Consultant
4 22 (14.77%) Senior Developer
4 22 (14.77%) Senior Java Developer
5 13 (8.72%) Java Consultant
5 13 (8.72%) Support Consultant
5 13 (8.72%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 10 (6.71%) Technology Consultant
7 9 (6.04%) Programmer
8 8 (5.37%) Java Programmer
9 7 (4.70%) Graduate
9 7 (4.70%) Software Developer
9 7 (4.70%) Systems Developer
9 7 (4.70%) Team Leader
9 7 (4.70%) J2EE Developer
10 6 (4.03%) Java Team Leader
11 5 (3.36%) Graduate Developer
11 5 (3.36%) Architect
11 5 (3.36%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (58.39%) XML
2 86 (57.72%) Web Services
3 66 (44.30%) Spring
4 63 (42.28%) J2EE
5 42 (28.19%) SOAP
6 39 (26.17%) EJB
7 35 (23.49%) CSS
7 35 (23.49%) HTML
8 33 (22.15%) Servlets
9 32 (21.48%) Hibernate
10 31 (20.81%) JSP
11 30 (20.13%) Java EE
12 28 (18.79%) REST
13 27 (18.12%) JDBC
14 25 (16.78%) Java SE
14 25 (16.78%) JMS
15 23 (15.44%) Struts
16 22 (14.77%) XHTML
16 22 (14.77%) RESTful
16 22 (14.77%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 23 (15.44%) Computer Science
2 10 (6.71%) N-Tier
2 10 (6.71%) Hedge funds
3 7 (4.70%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (3.36%) GIS
5 3 (2.01%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.34%) Clustering
6 2 (1.34%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.67%) Mobile Payment
7 1 (0.67%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.67%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.67%) Replication
7 1 (0.67%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.67%) IBM Mainframe
7 1 (0.67%) Semantic Web
7 1 (0.67%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 62 (41.61%) UNIX
2 47 (31.54%) Linux
3 28 (18.79%) Windows
4 21 (14.09%) Solaris
5 16 (10.74%) AIX
6 7 (4.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (2.01%) HPUX
8 1 (0.67%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (35.57%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (30.20%) Mentoring
3 39 (26.17%) Software Engineering
4 33 (22.15%) MVC
5 30 (20.13%) Scrum
6 24 (16.11%) UML
7 23 (15.44%) E-Commerce
7 23 (15.44%) Continuous Integration
8 22 (14.77%) TDD
9 17 (11.41%) Waterfall
10 16 (10.74%) Unit Testing
10 16 (10.74%) RAD
11 14 (9.40%) Multithreading
12 13 (8.72%) Web Development
12 13 (8.72%) Content Management
13 12 (8.05%) SDLC
14 11 (7.38%) OOP
15 10 (6.71%) RUP
15 10 (6.71%) SOA
15 10 (6.71%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 142 (95.30%) Java
2 75 (50.34%) SQL
3 66 (44.30%) JavaScript
4 24 (16.11%) Perl
5 22 (14.77%) PL/SQL
6 13 (8.72%) Bash Shell
7 11 (7.38%) PHP
8 10 (6.71%) Python
8 10 (6.71%) XPath
9 9 (6.04%) Scala
10 8 (5.37%) Shell Script
10 8 (5.37%) C
11 7 (4.70%) C#
12 5 (3.36%) C++
12 5 (3.36%) Groovy
13 1 (0.67%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.67%) COBOL
13 1 (0.67%) XQuery
13 1 (0.67%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 47 (31.54%) Degree
2 13 (8.72%) Oracle Certification
3 12 (8.05%) Postgraduate
4 10 (6.71%) Brainbench
5 7 (4.70%) OCPJWCD
5 7 (4.70%) OCPJP
5 7 (4.70%) OCMJD
6 5 (3.36%) RHCE
6 5 (3.36%) SCSA
7 4 (2.68%) MCP
7 4 (2.68%) MCPD
7 4 (2.68%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (2.01%) OCA
8 3 (2.01%) Security Cleared
9 2 (1.34%) RHCSA
10 1 (0.67%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.67%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.67%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.67%) RHCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.36%) QA
2 1 (0.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (2.01%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.34%) XenApp
2 2 (1.34%) vSphere
2 2 (1.34%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (1.34%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 1 (0.67%) Firmware
3 1 (0.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (6.71%) Puppet
1 10 (6.71%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (6.04%) Capistrano
3 6 (4.03%) NetBackup
4 2 (1.34%) Nagios
5 1 (0.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 80 (53.69%) Oracle
2 77 (51.68%) Sun
3 18 (12.08%) IBM
4 11 (7.38%) Sybase
5 9 (6.04%) Red Hat
6 6 (4.03%) Microsoft
7 4 (2.68%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (2.68%) hybris
8 3 (2.01%) VMware
8 3 (2.01%) Symantec
9 2 (1.34%) Adobe
9 2 (1.34%) HP
9 2 (1.34%) Citrix
10 1 (0.67%) Endeca
10 1 (0.67%) ESRI
10 1 (0.67%) BancTec
10 1 (0.67%) ATG
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Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £41000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Posted: 11 days ago