The table below looks at the statistics for Sun Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sun Certification over the 3 months to 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun Certification
Rank - 170 146
Permanent jobs citing Sun Certification 0 2 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.050% 0.44%
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.22% 1.58%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 8
Average salary - £43,750 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +15.13%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +4.00%
Sun Certification
UK

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

Qualifications Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
819 925 887
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 26.11% 23.04% 27.96%
Number of salaries quoted 511 596 510
Average salary £42,926 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.31% +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Sun Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Sun Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Sun Certification
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Sun Certification Salary Trend in Scotland

Sun Certification
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) OCPJP
2 1 (50.00%) Korn
2 1 (50.00%) Java EE
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (50.00%) Sun

Sun Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (50.00%) RDBMS
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Java Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Java Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Junior Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Junior Java Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Java Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (50.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (50.00%) Korn
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) Sun