The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun Certification
Rank 166 153 155
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +2
Permanent jobs citing Sun Certification 2 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.055% 0.22% 0.16%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.24% 0.78% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 4
Average salary £42,000 £51,250 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.04% +55.30%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
Qualifications Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
841 893 1010
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 23.27% 27.59% 32.41%
Number of salaries quoted 545 526 669
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £55,000 £57,200
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Sun Certification
UK

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
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sun Certification within the Scotland 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
Aberdeen +14 1 £45,000 +25.00%
Glasgow -13 1 £39,000 -25.71%
Sun Certification
UK

Sun Certification
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 4 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) OO
3 2 (50.00%) Degree
3 2 (50.00%) Sun
3 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) J2EE
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle
3 2 (50.00%) OCPJP
4 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (25.00%) WebSphere
4 1 (25.00%) Web Development
4 1 (25.00%) Java EE
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (25.00%) UNIX
4 1 (25.00%) Windows
4 1 (25.00%) OOA/OOD
4 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (25.00%) Middleware
4 1 (25.00%) Project Management
4 1 (25.00%) JMS
4 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
4 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (25.00%) Time Management
4 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (25.00%) Banking
4 1 (25.00%) Finance

Sun Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (25.00%) Banking
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Senior Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Java Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Java Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Java Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Analyst Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Analyst Programmer
3 1 (25.00%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) J2EE
2 1 (25.00%) Java EE
2 1 (25.00%) Middleware
2 1 (25.00%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) UNIX
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) OO
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Web Development
2 1 (25.00%) OOA/OOD
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (25.00%) Time Management
2 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
1 2 (50.00%) OCPJP
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Certification
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Sun
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle