The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sun products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sun over the 3 months to 14 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun
Rank 97 91 87
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -4
Permanent jobs citing Sun 4 2 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.38% 0.19% 0.93%
As % of the Vendors category 0.93% 0.40% 1.77%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 10
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% -4.41%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
Sun
Buckinghamshire

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

Vendors Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
429 506 564
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 40.82% 48.42% 52.17%
Number of salaries quoted 340 364 429
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,100 £23,417 £28,900
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Sun
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Sun Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Sun
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Sun Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

Sun
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 18 (100.00%) Java
1 18 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 18 (100.00%) J2EE
1 18 (100.00%) EJB
1 18 (100.00%) JSP
1 18 (100.00%) Struts
1 18 (100.00%) XML
1 18 (100.00%) Sun Certification
1 18 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 18 (100.00%) Degree
1 18 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 16 (88.89%) Enterprise Software
2 16 (88.89%) Unit Testing
2 16 (88.89%) Software Engineering
2 16 (88.89%) Web Development
2 16 (88.89%) Linux
2 16 (88.89%) Web Services
2 16 (88.89%) JUnit
3 10 (55.56%) Ajax
3 10 (55.56%) jQuery
4 8 (44.44%) Finance
5 6 (33.33%) Telecoms
5 6 (33.33%) Servlets
6 2 (11.11%) Smartcard
6 2 (11.11%) OCPJP
6 2 (11.11%) OCMJD

Sun
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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.

Development Applications
1 16 (88.89%) JUnit
General
1 8 (44.44%) Finance
2 6 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (100.00%) Developer
1 18 (100.00%) J2EE Developer
1 18 (100.00%) Java Developer
1 18 (100.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
2 16 (88.89%) Agile Developer
2 16 (88.89%) Agile Java Developer
2 16 (88.89%) Linux Developer
3 6 (33.33%) Senior Agile Developer
3 6 (33.33%) Senior Agile Java Developer
3 6 (33.33%) Senior Developer
3 6 (33.33%) Senior J2EE Developer
3 6 (33.33%) Senior Java Developer
3 6 (33.33%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Analyst Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Analyst Programmer
4 2 (11.11%) Developer Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) J2EE Analyst Programmer
4 2 (11.11%) Java Software Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Programmer
4 2 (11.11%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (100.00%) EJB
1 18 (100.00%) J2EE
1 18 (100.00%) JSP
1 18 (100.00%) Struts
1 18 (100.00%) XML
2 16 (88.89%) Web Services
3 10 (55.56%) Ajax
3 10 (55.56%) jQuery
4 6 (33.33%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 18 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 16 (88.89%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (11.11%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 16 (88.89%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (88.89%) Software Engineering
2 16 (88.89%) Unit Testing
2 16 (88.89%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) Java
1 18 (100.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 18 (100.00%) Degree
1 18 (100.00%) Sun Certification
2 2 (11.11%) OCMJD
2 2 (11.11%) OCPJP