The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sun products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sun over the 3 months to 12 September 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
12 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun
Rank 67 60 73
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +13
Permanent jobs citing Sun 20 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 2.06% 0.79% 0.29%
As % of the Vendors category 5.13% 1.66% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 20 5 2
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -15.58%
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +12.50%
Sun
East Midlands

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

Vendors Category
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
390 301 318
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 40.16% 47.40% 46.29%
Number of salaries quoted 349 257 273
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £49,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

Sun
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Sun Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

Sun
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Sun Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

Sun
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 within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 12 September 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 -10 18 £32,500 - 3
Sun
East Midlands

Sun
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 42 (97.67%) Java
1 42 (97.67%) J2EE
1 42 (97.67%) Struts
2 40 (93.02%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (93.02%) Sun Certification
2 40 (93.02%) Linux
2 40 (93.02%) Software Engineering
2 40 (93.02%) Degree
2 40 (93.02%) Computer Science
3 27 (62.79%) Web Services
3 27 (62.79%) XML
4 25 (58.14%) JSP
4 25 (58.14%) JUnit
4 25 (58.14%) EJB
4 25 (58.14%) JavaScript
4 25 (58.14%) Web Development
4 25 (58.14%) Unit Testing
4 25 (58.14%) Enterprise Software
5 17 (39.53%) Spring
5 17 (39.53%) Servlets
5 17 (39.53%) Telecoms
5 17 (39.53%) Finance
5 17 (39.53%) Tomcat
6 15 (34.88%) Hibernate
6 15 (34.88%) OCPJP
6 15 (34.88%) OCMJD
6 15 (34.88%) Apache
6 15 (34.88%) SQL
6 15 (34.88%) Oracle
7 8 (18.60%) Ajax

Sun
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 17 (39.53%) Tomcat
2 15 (34.88%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.33%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.65%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.65%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 25 (58.14%) JUnit
General
1 17 (39.53%) Telecoms
1 17 (39.53%) Finance
Job Titles
1 42 (97.67%) Developer
1 42 (97.67%) Java Developer
2 40 (93.02%) J2EE Developer
2 40 (93.02%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 16 (37.21%) Analyst
4 15 (34.88%) Support Analyst
4 15 (34.88%) Developer Analyst
4 15 (34.88%) Software Support Analyst
5 1 (2.33%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (2.33%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (97.67%) J2EE
1 42 (97.67%) Struts
2 27 (62.79%) Web Services
2 27 (62.79%) XML
3 25 (58.14%) EJB
3 25 (58.14%) JSP
4 17 (39.53%) Servlets
4 17 (39.53%) Spring
5 15 (34.88%) Hibernate
6 8 (18.60%) Ajax
6 8 (18.60%) jQuery
7 2 (4.65%) Apache Camel
7 2 (4.65%) .NET
7 2 (4.65%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 40 (93.02%) Computer Science
2 25 (58.14%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 40 (93.02%) Linux
2 2 (4.65%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (93.02%) Agile Software Development
1 40 (93.02%) Software Engineering
2 25 (58.14%) Web Development
2 25 (58.14%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 42 (97.67%) Java
2 25 (58.14%) JavaScript
3 15 (34.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 40 (93.02%) Sun Certification
1 40 (93.02%) Degree
2 15 (34.88%) OCPJP
2 15 (34.88%) OCMJD
Vendors
1 15 (34.88%) Oracle
2 1 (2.33%) Google
2 1 (2.33%) ServiceNow
Northampton, Northamptonshire
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £40,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
IT Connections
Salary: £30,000 to £35,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Brightred Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £42,000 per annum plus car allowance, bonus & bens
Posted: 4 days ago