The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sun products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sun over the 3 months to 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun
Rank 84 92 78
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -14
Permanent jobs citing Sun 7 12 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 0.66% 1.05% 1.59%
As % of the Vendors category 1.45% 2.22% 3.23%
Number of salaries quoted 5 9 11
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £33,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%
Sun
Nottinghamshire

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

Vendors Category
Nottingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
483 540 433
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 45.70% 47.45% 49.04%
Number of salaries quoted 394 422 365
Average salary £41,500 £42,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.19% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Sun
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

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

Sun Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

Sun
Salary Trend in Nottingham

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

Sun Salary Trend in Nottingham

Sun
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Nottingham 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 17 (85.00%) Java
2 14 (70.00%) Sun Certification
3 11 (55.00%) HTML
4 10 (50.00%) Oracle
4 10 (50.00%) Software Engineering
5 9 (45.00%) SQL
5 9 (45.00%) UML
5 9 (45.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 9 (45.00%) Finance
5 9 (45.00%) TDD
5 9 (45.00%) Unit Testing
5 9 (45.00%) HTML5
6 8 (40.00%) JavaScript
7 7 (35.00%) J2EE
8 6 (30.00%) JSP
8 6 (30.00%) Servlets
8 6 (30.00%) Web Services
9 5 (25.00%) EJB
9 5 (25.00%) XML
9 5 (25.00%) UNIX
9 5 (25.00%) Workflow
9 5 (25.00%) Hibernate
9 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (25.00%) Spring
9 5 (25.00%) JSF
9 5 (25.00%) Project Planning
9 5 (25.00%) Integration Testing
10 4 (20.00%) JUnit
10 4 (20.00%) JDBC
10 4 (20.00%) XSLT

Sun
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Nottingham 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 3 (15.00%) WebLogic
1 3 (15.00%) JBoss
1 3 (15.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (15.00%) WebSphere
1 3 (15.00%) WebSphere Portal
2 1 (5.00%) Apache Solr
2 1 (5.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 1 (5.00%) IBM HTTP Server
2 1 (5.00%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) HTTP
1 1 (5.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 4 (20.00%) JUnit
2 1 (5.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (5.00%) Subversion
2 1 (5.00%) Maven
2 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.00%) Build Forge
2 1 (5.00%) Hudson
2 1 (5.00%) Redmine
2 1 (5.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.00%) Ant
General
1 9 (45.00%) Finance
2 3 (15.00%) Law
2 3 (15.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (55.00%) Developer
1 11 (55.00%) Java Developer
2 3 (15.00%) Consultant
2 3 (15.00%) Programmer
3 2 (10.00%) Junior
3 2 (10.00%) Analyst Programmer
3 2 (10.00%) Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Development Consultant
3 2 (10.00%) Junior Developer
3 2 (10.00%) Technical Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Junior Java Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Java Programmer
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Programmer
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Analyst Programmer
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Administrator
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (55.00%) HTML
2 9 (45.00%) HTML5
3 7 (35.00%) J2EE
4 6 (30.00%) JSP
4 6 (30.00%) Servlets
4 6 (30.00%) Web Services
5 5 (25.00%) XML
5 5 (25.00%) Hibernate
5 5 (25.00%) Spring
5 5 (25.00%) JSF
5 5 (25.00%) EJB
6 4 (20.00%) XSLT
6 4 (20.00%) JDBC
7 2 (10.00%) RESTful
7 2 (10.00%) Dojo
7 2 (10.00%) jQuery
7 2 (10.00%) CSS
7 2 (10.00%) SOAP
7 2 (10.00%) Struts
8 1 (5.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (45.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (5.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 5 (25.00%) UNIX
2 4 (20.00%) Linux
3 3 (15.00%) Solaris
3 3 (15.00%) Windows
4 1 (5.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 9 (45.00%) Unit Testing
2 9 (45.00%) UML
2 9 (45.00%) TDD
3 5 (25.00%) Workflow
3 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (25.00%) Integration Testing
3 5 (25.00%) Project Planning
4 3 (15.00%) Incident Management
4 3 (15.00%) ITIL
4 3 (15.00%) Configuration Management
4 3 (15.00%) Service Delivery
4 3 (15.00%) Change Management
5 2 (10.00%) MVC
6 1 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (5.00%) Load Balancing
6 1 (5.00%) Release Management
6 1 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (5.00%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 17 (85.00%) Java
2 9 (45.00%) SQL
3 8 (40.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 14 (70.00%) Sun Certification
2 4 (20.00%) Degree
3 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (15.00%) IBM WebSphere Certification
3 3 (15.00%) MCITP
3 3 (15.00%) CCNP
3 3 (15.00%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (15.00%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 10 (50.00%) Oracle
2 4 (20.00%) VMware
3 3 (15.00%) IBM
3 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (15.00%) Dell