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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun Certification
Rank 72 60 77
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +17
Permanent jobs citing Sun Certification 13 12 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 1.38% 1.85% 0.24%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.76% 6.25% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 13 12 2
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -25.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £42,750
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £44,750
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -6.25%
Qualifications Category
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
273 192 312
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 28.95% 29.58% 37.55%
Number of salaries quoted 253 169 288
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £21,750 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Northampton -13 13 £35,000 +7.69%
Sun Certification
East Midlands

Sun Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 24 (100.00%) Java
1 24 (100.00%) J2EE
1 24 (100.00%) Sun
2 19 (79.17%) Struts
2 19 (79.17%) Degree
3 17 (70.83%) Computer Science
3 17 (70.83%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (70.83%) Software Engineering
3 17 (70.83%) Linux
4 14 (58.33%) EJB
4 14 (58.33%) Enterprise Software
5 12 (50.00%) Unit Testing
5 12 (50.00%) Web Development
5 12 (50.00%) JUnit
5 12 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 12 (50.00%) JSP
5 12 (50.00%) Web Services
5 12 (50.00%) XML
6 10 (41.67%) Servlets
6 10 (41.67%) Finance
6 10 (41.67%) Telecoms
7 7 (29.17%) Apache
7 7 (29.17%) Oracle
7 7 (29.17%) Spring
7 7 (29.17%) OCPJP
7 7 (29.17%) OCMJD
8 5 (20.83%) SQL
8 5 (20.83%) UML
8 5 (20.83%) Tomcat
8 5 (20.83%) Data Modelling

Sun Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 7 (29.17%) Apache
2 5 (20.83%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 12 (50.00%) JUnit
General
1 10 (41.67%) Finance
1 10 (41.67%) Telecoms
2 3 (12.50%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 19 (79.17%) Java Developer
1 19 (79.17%) J2EE Developer
1 19 (79.17%) Developer
1 19 (79.17%) Java/J2EE Developer
2 5 (20.83%) Software Support Analyst
2 5 (20.83%) Java Solutions Architect
2 5 (20.83%) Java Architect
2 5 (20.83%) Analyst
2 5 (20.83%) Solutions Architect
2 5 (20.83%) Support Analyst
2 5 (20.83%) Architect
2 5 (20.83%) Developer Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) Java/J2EE Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (100.00%) J2EE
2 19 (79.17%) Struts
3 14 (58.33%) EJB
4 12 (50.00%) JSP
4 12 (50.00%) Web Services
4 12 (50.00%) XML
5 10 (41.67%) Servlets
6 7 (29.17%) Spring
7 5 (20.83%) Hibernate
8 2 (8.33%) jQuery
8 2 (8.33%) Lucene
8 2 (8.33%) JSF
8 2 (8.33%) Ajax
8 2 (8.33%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 17 (70.83%) Computer Science
2 14 (58.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 17 (70.83%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (70.83%) Agile Software Development
1 17 (70.83%) Software Engineering
2 12 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 12 (50.00%) Web Development
3 5 (20.83%) UML
3 5 (20.83%) Data Modelling
3 5 (20.83%) SOA
4 2 (8.33%) E-Commerce
4 2 (8.33%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 24 (100.00%) Java
2 12 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (20.83%) SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (79.17%) Degree
2 7 (29.17%) OCPJP
2 7 (29.17%) OCMJD
3 2 (8.33%) OCPJWCD
3 2 (8.33%) HND
Vendors
1 24 (100.00%) Sun
2 7 (29.17%) Oracle
3 2 (8.33%) Endeca
3 2 (8.33%) Microsoft