The table below looks at the statistics for Sun Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sun Certification over the 3 months to 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun Certification
Rank 62 55 44
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -11
Permanent jobs citing Sun Certification 1 8 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 0.20% 1.44% 3.12%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.64% 4.68% 6.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 10
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +7.69%
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £39,000 £36,250
% change year-on-year
- +7.58%
Sun Certification
Northamptonshire

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

Qualifications Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
157 171 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 30.97% 30.70% 45.48%
Number of salaries quoted 144 159 132
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Sun Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

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

Sun Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

Sun Certification
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

Sun Certification Salary Trend in Northampton

Sun Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 17 (100.00%) Java
1 17 (100.00%) J2EE
1 17 (100.00%) Struts
1 17 (100.00%) Sun
2 16 (94.12%) Computer Science
2 16 (94.12%) Degree
2 16 (94.12%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (94.12%) Software Engineering
2 16 (94.12%) Linux
3 11 (64.71%) EJB
3 11 (64.71%) Enterprise Software
4 10 (58.82%) Unit Testing
4 10 (58.82%) JUnit
4 10 (58.82%) Web Development
4 10 (58.82%) JSP
4 10 (58.82%) Web Services
4 10 (58.82%) XML
4 10 (58.82%) JavaScript
5 7 (41.18%) Servlets
5 7 (41.18%) Apache
5 7 (41.18%) Telecoms
5 7 (41.18%) Finance
5 7 (41.18%) OCPJP
5 7 (41.18%) OCMJD
5 7 (41.18%) Spring
6 6 (35.29%) Hibernate
6 6 (35.29%) Tomcat
6 6 (35.29%) SQL
6 6 (35.29%) Oracle
7 3 (17.65%) Ajax

Sun Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 7 (41.18%) Apache
2 6 (35.29%) Tomcat
Development Applications
1 10 (58.82%) JUnit
General
1 7 (41.18%) Telecoms
1 7 (41.18%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (100.00%) Java Developer
1 17 (100.00%) J2EE Developer
1 17 (100.00%) Developer
1 17 (100.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
2 6 (35.29%) Analyst
2 6 (35.29%) Support Analyst
2 6 (35.29%) Developer Analyst
2 6 (35.29%) Software Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (100.00%) J2EE
1 17 (100.00%) Struts
2 11 (64.71%) EJB
3 10 (58.82%) JSP
3 10 (58.82%) Web Services
3 10 (58.82%) XML
4 7 (41.18%) Servlets
4 7 (41.18%) Spring
5 6 (35.29%) Hibernate
6 3 (17.65%) Ajax
6 3 (17.65%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 16 (94.12%) Computer Science
2 11 (64.71%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 16 (94.12%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (94.12%) Agile Software Development
1 16 (94.12%) Software Engineering
2 10 (58.82%) Web Development
2 10 (58.82%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) Java
2 10 (58.82%) JavaScript
3 6 (35.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (94.12%) Degree
2 7 (41.18%) OCPJP
2 7 (41.18%) OCMJD
3 1 (5.88%) OCPJWCD
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) Sun
2 6 (35.29%) Oracle