The first table below looks at the demand for Sun Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sun Certification over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Northamptonshire region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun Certification
Rank 61 61 65
Rank change year-on-year
0 +4
Permanent jobs citing Sun Certification 23 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 2.57% 0.94% 0.46%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.59% 3.73% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 23 6 3
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
Qualifications Category
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
303 161 235
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 33.85% 25.27% 35.82%
Number of salaries quoted 276 143 217
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,125 £22,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Sun Certification
East Midlands

Sun Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Sun Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

Sun Certification
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Sun Certification Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

Sun Certification
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sun Certification within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014. 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
Northampton -6 23 £32,500 -
Sun Certification
East Midlands

Sun Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 36 (100.00%) Java
1 36 (100.00%) J2EE
1 36 (100.00%) Struts
1 36 (100.00%) Linux
1 36 (100.00%) Sun
1 36 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 36 (100.00%) Degree
1 36 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 36 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 24 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 24 (66.67%) Enterprise Software
2 24 (66.67%) Web Services
2 24 (66.67%) XML
2 24 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 24 (66.67%) JUnit
2 24 (66.67%) EJB
2 24 (66.67%) JSP
2 24 (66.67%) Web Development
3 18 (50.00%) Servlets
3 18 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 18 (50.00%) Finance
4 12 (33.33%) Hibernate
4 12 (33.33%) OCPJP
4 12 (33.33%) OCMJD
4 12 (33.33%) Spring
4 12 (33.33%) SQL
4 12 (33.33%) Oracle
4 12 (33.33%) Apache
4 12 (33.33%) Tomcat
5 6 (16.67%) Ajax

Sun Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 12 (33.33%) Apache
1 12 (33.33%) Tomcat
Development Applications
1 24 (66.67%) JUnit
General
1 18 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 18 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 36 (100.00%) Developer
1 36 (100.00%) Java Developer
1 36 (100.00%) J2EE Developer
1 36 (100.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
2 12 (33.33%) Developer Analyst
2 12 (33.33%) Software Support Analyst
2 12 (33.33%) Analyst
2 12 (33.33%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (100.00%) J2EE
1 36 (100.00%) Struts
2 24 (66.67%) Web Services
2 24 (66.67%) XML
2 24 (66.67%) EJB
2 24 (66.67%) JSP
3 18 (50.00%) Servlets
4 12 (33.33%) Hibernate
4 12 (33.33%) Spring
5 6 (16.67%) Ajax
5 6 (16.67%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 36 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 24 (66.67%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 36 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 36 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 24 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 24 (66.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 36 (100.00%) Java
2 24 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 12 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 36 (100.00%) Degree
2 12 (33.33%) OCPJP
2 12 (33.33%) OCMJD
Vendors
1 36 (100.00%) Sun
2 12 (33.33%) Oracle