The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Sun products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sun over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Solihull region.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Sun Microsystems, Inc.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun
Rank 49 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Sun 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 0.68% - -
As % of the Vendors category 1.32% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £35,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
Vendors Category
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
152 147 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 51.88% 52.69% 61.85%
Number of salaries quoted 94 110 99
Average salary £40,000 £35,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.67% +4.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,600 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £43,400
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Sun
West Midlands

Sun
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

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

Sun Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

Sun
Salary Trend in Solihull

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

Sun Salary Trend in Solihull

Sun
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Solihull 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 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) J2EE
1 3 (100.00%) MySQL
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 3 (100.00%) EJB
1 3 (100.00%) Struts
1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) XSLT
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) JBoss
1 3 (100.00%) Swing
1 3 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 3 (100.00%) JavaBeans
1 3 (100.00%) OCP
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Sun Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 3 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 3 (100.00%) SWT
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
1 3 (100.00%) GlassFish
1 3 (100.00%) Eclipse RCP
2 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (33.33%) OCPJP

Sun
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Solihull 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 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 3 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 3 (100.00%) GlassFish
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 3 (100.00%) Eclipse RCP
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) J2EE
1 3 (100.00%) EJB
1 3 (100.00%) Struts
1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) XSLT
1 3 (100.00%) Swing
1 3 (100.00%) JavaBeans
1 3 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 3 (100.00%) SWT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) OCP
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Sun Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) OCPJP
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) JBoss