The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sun products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sun over the 3 months to 18 December 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun
Rank 54 82 57
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -25
Permanent jobs citing Sun 1 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 0.26% 0.35% 0.61%
As % of the Vendors category 0.67% 0.70% 1.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £44,250
% change year-on-year
- -9.60%
Sun
Leicestershire

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

Vendors Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
149 285 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 38.90% 49.48% 46.50%
Number of salaries quoted 130 237 137
Average salary £42,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Sun
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

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

Sun Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

Sun
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

Sun Salary Trend in Leicester

Sun
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
1 1 (100.00%) EJB
1 1 (100.00%) Struts
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) Sun Certification
1 1 (100.00%) OCPJWCD
1 1 (100.00%) OCPJP
1 1 (100.00%) OCMJD
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Software

Sun
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 1 (100.00%) Apache
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Java Developer
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
1 1 (100.00%) EJB
1 1 (100.00%) Struts
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Sun Certification
1 1 (100.00%) OCPJWCD
1 1 (100.00%) OCPJP
1 1 (100.00%) OCMJD