The table below looks at the statistics for Sun Certification in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sun Certification over the 3 months to 2 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
2 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun Certification
Rank 880 883 892
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +9
Permanent jobs citing Sun Certification 39 85 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.040% 0.077% 0.077%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.15% 0.28% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 32 66 88
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £59,500
UK excluding London median salary £43,750 £47,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-7.89% +31.94%

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

Qualifications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
25940 30312 32954
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 26.63% 27.42% 27.46%
Number of salaries quoted 21005 24045 26064
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

Sun Certification
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Sun Certification as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Sun Certification Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Sun Certification
Salary Trend

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

Sun Certification Salary Trend in the UK

Sun Certification
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Sun Certification over the 3 months to 2 July 2016 within the UK.

Sun Certification Salary Histogram in the UK

Sun Certification
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sun Certification within the UK over the 3 months to 2 July 2016. 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
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statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +7 35 £45,000 -5.26% 2
London +14 13 £50,000 -16.66%
West Midlands -9 8 £35,000 -22.22%
Birmingham -1 7 £35,000 -22.22%
East Midlands +2 5 £45,000 -5.26% 1
Nottingham +11 4 £46,500 -2.10% 1
Nottinghamshire +6 4 £46,500 -2.10% 1
Surrey +29 3 £32,500 -22.43%
South West +26 3 £42,500 -5.55% 1
South East +22 3 £32,500 -32.98%
Guildford +14 3 £32,500 -45.83%
Gloucestershire - 3 £42,500 - 1
City of London +62 2 £55,000 -31.25%
Cheltenham - 2 £42,500 -
Wales - 2 £50,000 -
Yorkshire +34 1 £60,000 +39.53%
East of England +30 1 £55,000 -
North West +20 1 £50,000 +25.00%
Aberdeen +6 1 £47,500 +22.58%
Derbyshire +6 1 £45,000 -5.26%
Derby +5 1 £45,000 -5.26%
Scotland +2 1 £47,500 +22.58%
Suffolk - 1 £55,000 -
Lichfield - 1 £50,000 -
Ipswich - 1 £55,000 -
Gwynedd - 1 - -
Manchester - 1 £50,000 -
North Wales - 1 - -
South Wales - 1 £50,000 -
Staffordshire - 1 £50,000 -

Sun Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 July 2016, IT jobs citing Sun Certification also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Sun Certification.

1 110 (100.00%) Java
2 64 (58.18%) Web Services
3 57 (51.82%) Agile Software Development
4 56 (50.91%) Sun
5 50 (45.45%) XML
5 50 (45.45%) Degree
6 47 (42.73%) SQL
7 46 (41.82%) JavaScript
8 45 (40.91%) J2EE
9 42 (38.18%) Spring
10 40 (36.36%) Mentoring
11 36 (32.73%) Oracle
12 34 (30.91%) Software Engineering
13 32 (29.09%) Servlets
13 32 (29.09%) HTML
14 30 (27.27%) Hibernate
15 29 (26.36%) Unix
16 28 (25.45%) SOAP
16 28 (25.45%) Relational Database
17 26 (23.64%) Scrum
18 25 (22.73%) EJB
18 25 (22.73%) JSP
19 24 (21.82%) MVC
20 23 (20.91%) jQuery
21 22 (20.00%) TDD
22 21 (19.09%) E-Commerce
22 21 (19.09%) Computer Science
22 21 (19.09%) Multithreading
23 20 (18.18%) Finance
24 19 (17.27%) Sybase

Sun Certification
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 17 (15.45%) WebLogic
1 17 (15.45%) WebSphere
2 16 (14.55%) JBoss
2 16 (14.55%) Tomcat
3 12 (10.91%) WebSphere Application Server
4 8 (7.27%) Apache
4 8 (7.27%) Oracle Application Server
5 6 (5.45%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 6 (5.45%) CMS
6 5 (4.55%) Apache Pig
6 5 (4.55%) GlassFish
7 4 (3.64%) Elasticsearch
7 4 (3.64%) MQSeries
8 3 (2.73%) nginx
9 2 (1.82%) Confluence
10 1 (0.91%) IIS
10 1 (0.91%) Liferay
Applications
1 5 (4.55%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 13 (11.82%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (4.55%) GitHub
2 3 (2.73%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (1.82%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (1.82%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.64%) Internet
2 3 (2.73%) HTTP
3 2 (1.82%) DNS
3 2 (1.82%) Firewall
3 2 (1.82%) Reverse Proxy
3 2 (1.82%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.82%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (25.45%) Relational Database
2 17 (15.45%) DB2
3 13 (11.82%) Oracle Database
3 13 (11.82%) Oracle Database 10g
3 13 (11.82%) Oracle8/8i Database
3 13 (11.82%) Oracle9i Database
4 11 (10.00%) NoSQL
5 9 (8.18%) SQL Server
6 7 (6.36%) MongoDB
7 6 (5.45%) Big Data
7 6 (5.45%) Hadoop
8 5 (4.55%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 5 (4.55%) Apache Hive
8 5 (4.55%) Neo4j
8 5 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
9 4 (3.64%) Jackrabbit
9 4 (3.64%) RDBMS
10 3 (2.73%) MySQL
11 2 (1.82%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 17 (15.45%) Subversion
2 10 (9.09%) Git (software)
3 8 (7.27%) Ant
4 7 (6.36%) Cucumber
4 7 (6.36%) JUnit
4 7 (6.36%) Maven
5 6 (5.45%) Eclipse
6 5 (4.55%) FitNesse
7 4 (3.64%) Jenkins
7 4 (3.64%) Log4j
7 4 (3.64%) Mockito
7 4 (3.64%) Selenium
7 4 (3.64%) TestNG
8 3 (2.73%) Gerrit
8 3 (2.73%) Hudson
9 2 (1.82%) Apache Ivy
9 2 (1.82%) FishEye
9 2 (1.82%) JIRA
10 1 (0.91%) Redmine
General
1 20 (18.18%) Finance
2 6 (5.45%) Advertising
3 5 (4.55%) Back Office
3 5 (4.55%) Marketing
4 4 (3.64%) Financial Institution
5 3 (2.73%) Front Office
6 2 (1.82%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.91%) Games
7 1 (0.91%) General Ledger
7 1 (0.91%) Retail
7 1 (0.91%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 94 (85.45%) Developer
2 77 (70.00%) Java Developer
3 22 (20.00%) Senior Developer
4 19 (17.27%) Senior Java Developer
5 13 (11.82%) Consultant
5 13 (11.82%) Java Consultant
5 13 (11.82%) Technology Consultant
6 11 (10.00%) Android Developer
6 11 (10.00%) J2EE Developer
6 11 (10.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 11 (10.00%) SQL Developer
7 10 (9.09%) HTML Developer
8 9 (8.18%) .NET Developer
8 9 (8.18%) C# Developer
8 9 (8.18%) iOS Developer
8 9 (8.18%) Senior .NET Developer
8 9 (8.18%) Senior Android Developer
8 9 (8.18%) Senior C# .NET Developer
8 9 (8.18%) Senior C# Developer
8 9 (8.18%) Senior iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (58.18%) Web Services
2 50 (45.45%) XML
3 45 (40.91%) J2EE
4 42 (38.18%) Spring
5 32 (29.09%) HTML
5 32 (29.09%) Servlets
6 30 (27.27%) Hibernate
7 28 (25.45%) SOAP
8 25 (22.73%) EJB
8 25 (22.73%) JSP
9 23 (20.91%) jQuery
10 19 (17.27%) HTML5
10 19 (17.27%) REST
11 17 (15.45%) Java EE
11 17 (15.45%) JDBC
12 16 (14.55%) XSL
13 14 (12.73%) CSS
14 13 (11.82%) CORBA
14 13 (11.82%) J2SE
14 13 (11.82%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 21 (19.09%) Computer Science
2 13 (11.82%) Hedge funds
2 13 (11.82%) N-Tier
3 9 (8.18%) Contactless
3 9 (8.18%) Cryptography
3 9 (8.18%) EMV
3 9 (8.18%) Java Card
3 9 (8.18%) Smartcard
4 8 (7.27%) DataPower
4 8 (7.27%) Management Information System
5 7 (6.36%) User Experience
6 5 (4.55%) Algorithms
6 5 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (4.55%) Equities
7 4 (3.64%) Cyber Attack
8 2 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.82%) Replication
8 2 (1.82%) Streaming Music
9 1 (0.91%) BBC
9 1 (0.91%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 29 (26.36%) Unix
2 17 (15.45%) Linux
3 12 (10.91%) Android
4 10 (9.09%) Apple iOS
5 4 (3.64%) HPUX
5 4 (3.64%) Solaris
5 4 (3.64%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (51.82%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (36.36%) Mentoring
3 34 (30.91%) Software Engineering
4 26 (23.64%) Scrum
5 24 (21.82%) MVC
6 22 (20.00%) TDD
7 21 (19.09%) E-Commerce
7 21 (19.09%) Multithreading
8 18 (16.36%) Unit Testing
9 15 (13.64%) UML
10 13 (11.82%) Asset Management
10 13 (11.82%) Electronic Trading
10 13 (11.82%) OOP
10 13 (11.82%) Risk Management
10 13 (11.82%) RUP
11 10 (9.09%) Cybersecurity
11 10 (9.09%) OO
11 10 (9.09%) Web Application Development
12 9 (8.18%) Mobile Development
13 7 (6.36%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 110 (100.00%) Java
2 47 (42.73%) SQL
3 46 (41.82%) JavaScript
4 13 (11.82%) XPath
5 12 (10.91%) C#
6 11 (10.00%) Python
7 7 (6.36%) Groovy
8 6 (5.45%) PHP
8 6 (5.45%) PL/SQL
9 4 (3.64%) C
9 4 (3.64%) C++
9 4 (3.64%) Scala
10 3 (2.73%) Go
10 3 (2.73%) Perl
10 3 (2.73%) PHP 4
10 3 (2.73%) PHP 5
11 2 (1.82%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 50 (45.45%) Degree
2 13 (11.82%) Brainbench
3 9 (8.18%) Security Cleared
4 6 (5.45%) Postgraduate
5 4 (3.64%) CEH
6 2 (1.82%) DV Cleared
6 2 (1.82%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.91%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.18%) ISO/IEC 7816
2 2 (1.82%) QA
3 1 (0.91%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (2.73%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (4.55%) Puppet
2 3 (2.73%) Capistrano
2 3 (2.73%) Kubernetes
2 3 (2.73%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 56 (50.91%) Sun
2 36 (32.73%) Oracle
3 19 (17.27%) Sybase
4 12 (10.91%) IBM
5 9 (8.18%) Hyperion
6 4 (3.64%) ATG
6 4 (3.64%) Blue Martini
6 4 (3.64%) Elastic Path
6 4 (3.64%) Google
6 4 (3.64%) Interwoven
7 2 (1.82%) Adobe
7 2 (1.82%) Atlassian
7 2 (1.82%) Microsoft
8 1 (0.91%) BT
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Health, 25 days
Posted: 19 hours ago
Gloucester
CGI IT UK
Salary: £28000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago