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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun Certification
Rank 798 823 817
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -6
Permanent jobs citing Sun Certification 82 90 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.079% 0.080% 0.064%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.29% 0.29% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 63 86 56
Average salary £47,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+31.94% -4.00%
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
27931 30794 28521
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.04% 27.39% 27.67%
Number of salaries quoted 22320 24575 23344
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,857 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.79% +2.14%

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 30 June 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 30 June 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
London +25 29 £60,000 +11.62% 3
South East +2 15 £52,500 +34.61% 2
East of England +18 14 £55,000 +10.00%
East Midlands -7 12 £47,500 +46.15%
West Midlands -20 6 £45,000 +38.46%
North West - 3 £40,000 - 1
South West -15 1 £45,000 +22.44%
Midlands - 1 £77,500 -
Yorkshire - 1 £43,000 - 1
Sun Certification
UK

Sun Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 June 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.

1 143 (89.94%) Java
2 90 (56.60%) XML
3 87 (54.72%) Web Services
4 86 (54.09%) Oracle
5 80 (50.31%) Sun
6 76 (47.80%) UNIX
7 75 (47.17%) SQL
8 67 (42.14%) J2EE
9 63 (39.62%) Spring
10 58 (36.48%) JavaScript
11 53 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
12 51 (32.08%) Degree
13 50 (31.45%) Linux
14 49 (30.82%) JUnit
14 49 (30.82%) Eclipse
15 48 (30.19%) SOAP
16 45 (28.30%) Software Engineering
16 45 (28.30%) Mentoring
17 43 (27.04%) EJB
18 39 (24.53%) Finance
19 38 (23.90%) Subversion
20 35 (22.01%) Solaris
21 34 (21.38%) Java EE
22 32 (20.13%) Java SE
23 31 (19.50%) Hibernate
24 30 (18.87%) Servlets
24 30 (18.87%) Redmine
24 30 (18.87%) RESTful
25 29 (18.24%) CSS
25 29 (18.24%) HTML

Sun Certification
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 21 (13.21%) Tomcat
1 21 (13.21%) WebSphere
2 18 (11.32%) Apache
3 17 (10.69%) WebSphere Application Server
4 11 (6.92%) IIS
4 11 (6.92%) IBM HTTP Server
4 11 (6.92%) Apache ServiceMix
5 7 (4.40%) nginx
6 5 (3.14%) GlassFish
6 5 (3.14%) MQSeries
7 4 (2.52%) JBoss
7 4 (2.52%) WebLogic
7 4 (2.52%) Mule
8 3 (1.89%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 3 (1.89%) Mule ESB
8 3 (1.89%) Jetty
9 2 (1.26%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.63%) ArcGIS
10 1 (0.63%) Alfresco
10 1 (0.63%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 6 (3.77%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.89%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (4.40%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.40%) GitHub
2 3 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.63%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 20 (12.58%) HTTP
2 9 (5.66%) TCP/IP
3 8 (5.03%) Firewall
4 7 (4.40%) SAN
5 3 (1.89%) Network Security
5 3 (1.89%) IPv4
6 2 (1.26%) iSCSI
6 2 (1.26%) Fibre Channel
6 2 (1.26%) Internet
7 1 (0.63%) Reverse Proxy
7 1 (0.63%) VPN
7 1 (0.63%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (15.72%) MySQL
2 18 (11.32%) DB2
3 13 (8.18%) Relational Database
4 11 (6.92%) SQL Server
5 10 (6.29%) Oracle Database
6 7 (4.40%) Oracle Database 10g
6 7 (4.40%) Oracle8/8i Database
6 7 (4.40%) Oracle9i Database
7 4 (2.52%) RDBMS
8 3 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.63%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.63%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 49 (30.82%) JUnit
1 49 (30.82%) Eclipse
2 38 (23.90%) Subversion
3 30 (18.87%) Redmine
4 19 (11.95%) Maven
5 15 (9.43%) Git (software)
6 12 (7.55%) Jenkins
7 11 (6.92%) Rational Application Developer
7 11 (6.92%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
8 10 (6.29%) Ant
9 7 (4.40%) Hudson
9 7 (4.40%) Gerrit
10 5 (3.14%) Gradle
11 3 (1.89%) SoapUI
11 3 (1.89%) TestNG
11 3 (1.89%) Bugzilla
11 3 (1.89%) JIRA
12 2 (1.26%) Team Foundation Server
12 2 (1.26%) Mercurial
12 2 (1.26%) Mockito
General
1 39 (24.53%) Finance
2 10 (6.29%) Banking
3 9 (5.66%) Advertising
4 8 (5.03%) Marketing
5 3 (1.89%) Retail
5 3 (1.89%) Financial Institution
5 3 (1.89%) Games
6 1 (0.63%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.63%) Publishing
6 1 (0.63%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 127 (79.87%) Developer
2 115 (72.33%) Java Developer
3 31 (19.50%) Senior Developer
3 31 (19.50%) Senior Java Developer
4 18 (11.32%) Consultant
5 15 (9.43%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 11 (6.92%) Support Consultant
6 11 (6.92%) Java Consultant
7 8 (5.03%) Team Leader
7 8 (5.03%) Programmer
7 8 (5.03%) Software Developer
8 7 (4.40%) Graduate
8 7 (4.40%) J2EE Developer
8 7 (4.40%) Java Team Leader
8 7 (4.40%) Java Programmer
8 7 (4.40%) Linux Engineer
8 7 (4.40%) Technology Consultant
9 6 (3.77%) UNIX Engineer
9 6 (3.77%) Architect
10 5 (3.14%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (56.60%) XML
2 87 (54.72%) Web Services
3 67 (42.14%) J2EE
4 63 (39.62%) Spring
5 48 (30.19%) SOAP
6 43 (27.04%) EJB
7 34 (21.38%) Java EE
8 32 (20.13%) Java SE
9 31 (19.50%) Hibernate
10 30 (18.87%) Servlets
10 30 (18.87%) RESTful
11 29 (18.24%) CSS
11 29 (18.24%) HTML
12 27 (16.98%) JPA
13 26 (16.35%) EJB 3.0
13 26 (16.35%) JAX-RS
13 26 (16.35%) JSP
14 25 (15.72%) jQuery
15 23 (14.47%) REST
15 23 (14.47%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 24 (15.09%) Computer Science
2 11 (6.92%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (4.40%) Hedge funds
3 7 (4.40%) N-Tier
4 6 (3.77%) Clustering
5 5 (3.14%) GIS
6 4 (2.52%) Data Centre
7 3 (1.89%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.89%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.26%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.26%) Web 2.0
9 1 (0.63%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.63%) Mobile Payment
9 1 (0.63%) Replication
9 1 (0.63%) Online Gambling
9 1 (0.63%) Semantic Web
9 1 (0.63%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 76 (47.80%) UNIX
2 50 (31.45%) Linux
3 35 (22.01%) Solaris
4 27 (16.98%) Windows
5 20 (12.58%) AIX
6 16 (10.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 11 (6.92%) HPUX
8 6 (3.77%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (28.30%) Software Engineering
2 45 (28.30%) Mentoring
3 29 (18.24%) MVC
4 27 (16.98%) Scrum
5 26 (16.35%) E-Commerce
6 21 (13.21%) Continuous Integration
7 20 (12.58%) TDD
8 19 (11.95%) UML
9 18 (11.32%) Waterfall
10 14 (8.81%) ITIL
10 14 (8.81%) RAD
11 13 (8.18%) Content Management
11 13 (8.18%) Multithreading
12 12 (7.55%) Unit Testing
12 12 (7.55%) SDLC
13 11 (6.92%) Web Development
13 11 (6.92%) Project Management
14 9 (5.66%) Performance Testing
15 8 (5.03%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 143 (89.94%) Java
2 75 (47.17%) SQL
3 58 (36.48%) JavaScript
4 22 (13.84%) PL/SQL
5 18 (11.32%) Perl
6 15 (9.43%) Shell Script
7 12 (7.55%) XPath
8 11 (6.92%) C
8 11 (6.92%) Bash Shell
9 8 (5.03%) Python
9 8 (5.03%) C++
10 7 (4.40%) PHP
10 7 (4.40%) Scala
11 6 (3.77%) C#
12 4 (2.52%) Groovy
13 2 (1.26%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.63%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.63%) VBA
14 1 (0.63%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.63%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 51 (32.08%) Degree
2 14 (8.81%) SCSA
3 13 (8.18%) Oracle Certification
4 12 (7.55%) Postgraduate
5 9 (5.66%) RHCE
6 7 (4.40%) Security Cleared
6 7 (4.40%) Brainbench
6 7 (4.40%) OCPJWCD
6 7 (4.40%) OCPJP
6 7 (4.40%) OCMJD
7 6 (3.77%) RHCA
8 3 (1.89%) MCPD
8 3 (1.89%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (1.89%) MCP
9 2 (1.26%) RHCSA
9 2 (1.26%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (1.26%) SC Cleared
9 2 (1.26%) DV Cleared
9 2 (1.26%) SAP Certification
10 1 (0.63%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.03%) QA
2 2 (1.26%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.26%) ISO 9001
2 2 (1.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.63%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (5.66%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.89%) VirtualBox
3 2 (1.26%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 2 (1.26%) XenApp
3 2 (1.26%) vSphere
3 2 (1.26%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.63%) Firmware
4 1 (0.63%) Docker
Systems Management
1 12 (7.55%) NetBackup
2 8 (5.03%) Puppet
2 8 (5.03%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (4.40%) Capistrano
4 2 (1.26%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 2 (1.26%) Nagios
Vendors
1 86 (54.09%) Oracle
2 80 (50.31%) Sun
3 20 (12.58%) IBM
3 20 (12.58%) Red Hat
4 11 (6.92%) VMware
5 10 (6.29%) HP
6 9 (5.66%) Sybase
7 8 (5.03%) Symantec
8 7 (4.40%) Microsoft
9 4 (2.52%) hybris
10 2 (1.26%) SAP
10 2 (1.26%) Adobe
10 2 (1.26%) Citrix
10 2 (1.26%) Interwoven
10 2 (1.26%) Salesforce.com
11 1 (0.63%) Endeca
11 1 (0.63%) ESRI
11 1 (0.63%) BancTec
11 1 (0.63%) ATG
11 1 (0.63%) Business Objects
West London
WEX Europe Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 60,000
Posted: Yesterday
Lytham St. Annes, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000k plus outstanding package
Posted: 4 days ago
Andover, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £49000 - £52000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Folkestone, Kent
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Full Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
set2recruit
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago