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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun Certification
Rank 876 835 851
Rank change year-on-year
-41 +16
Permanent jobs citing Sun Certification 72 107 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.071% 0.10% 0.096%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.25% 0.36% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 33 94 77
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,250 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.84% +2.66%

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
28380 29562 28677
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 28.02% 27.74% 27.30%
Number of salaries quoted 22655 23639 22533
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Sun Certification
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Sun Certification within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 9 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sun Certification within the UK over the 3 months to 9 February 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 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
England -6 72 £40,000 -5.88% 8
East of England +16 34 £30,000 -33.33%
East Midlands +8 18 £40,000 +6.66% 1
London -5 17 £70,000 +16.66% 3
Essex - 17 - -
Basildon - 17 - -
Suffolk -2 11 £37,500 -25.00%
Ipswich -10 11 £37,500 -25.00%
Leicestershire +4 6 £45,000 +20.00%
South East -7 6 £30,000 -14.28%
Bedford +13 5 £30,000 -
Bedfordshire +5 5 £30,000 -55.55%
Northamptonshire 0 5 £30,000 -7.69% 1
Milton Keynes -1 5 £30,000 -7.69%
Northampton -1 5 £30,000 -7.69% 1
Buckinghamshire -3 5 £30,000 -7.69%
City of London +63 4 £42,500 -15.00%
Nottinghamshire +4 4 £42,500 -
Nottingham -1 4 £42,500 -
Leicester +2 3 £45,000 +20.00%
Derbyshire 0 3 £35,000 -17.64%
Derby -2 3 £35,000 -17.64%
West Midlands -8 3 £40,000 +18.51%
South West -14 3 £37,500 -1.31% 1
Cheltenham - 3 £37,500 -
Gloucestershire - 3 £37,500 - 1
Birmingham - 3 £40,000 -
Surrey +4 1 £50,000 +53.84%
Watford -3 1 - -
Hertfordshire -6 1 - -

Sun Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK 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.

1 141 (87.58%) Java
2 104 (64.60%) Oracle
3 97 (60.25%) J2EE
4 83 (51.55%) Web Services
5 77 (47.83%) Sun
6 76 (47.20%) Unix
7 72 (44.72%) Agile Software Development
8 70 (43.48%) JavaScript
8 70 (43.48%) SQL
9 61 (37.89%) XML
10 56 (34.78%) Software Engineering
11 51 (31.68%) Degree
12 50 (31.06%) Java EE
13 48 (29.81%) Linux
14 47 (29.19%) EJB
15 46 (28.57%) JSP
15 46 (28.57%) jQuery
16 44 (27.33%) Servlets
17 43 (26.71%) Apache
18 42 (26.09%) JBoss
19 41 (25.47%) Finance
19 41 (25.47%) Computer Science
20 40 (24.84%) Tomcat
21 38 (23.60%) Unit Testing
22 37 (22.98%) Spring
22 37 (22.98%) Mentoring
23 35 (21.74%) SOAP
24 31 (19.25%) Hibernate
25 30 (18.63%) Struts
26 29 (18.01%) Windows

Sun Certification
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK 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 43 (26.71%) Apache
2 42 (26.09%) JBoss
3 40 (24.84%) Tomcat
4 25 (15.53%) IIS
5 23 (14.29%) WebLogic
6 21 (13.04%) WebSphere
7 17 (10.56%) WebSphere Application Server
8 11 (6.83%) Oracle Application Server
9 10 (6.21%) Apache Pig
10 8 (4.97%) Mule
10 8 (4.97%) Mule ESB
11 7 (4.35%) Oracle Workflow
12 4 (2.48%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 4 (2.48%) CMS
12 4 (2.48%) GlassFish
13 3 (1.86%) Liferay
13 3 (1.86%) Magnolia
14 1 (0.62%) MQSeries
14 1 (0.62%) Node.js
Applications
1 4 (2.48%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.62%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 12 (7.45%) Oracle 11i
2 7 (4.35%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 17 (10.56%) IaaS
1 17 (10.56%) PaaS
1 17 (10.56%) SaaS
2 3 (1.86%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.24%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 17 (10.56%) LDAP
2 3 (1.86%) Firewall
2 3 (1.86%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.62%) AMQP
3 1 (0.62%) Internet
3 1 (0.62%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (13.04%) Relational Database
2 14 (8.70%) DB2
2 14 (8.70%) MongoDB
2 14 (8.70%) NoSQL
2 14 (8.70%) Oracle Database
3 12 (7.45%) Oracle Database 10g
3 12 (7.45%) Oracle8/8i Database
3 12 (7.45%) Oracle9i Database
4 10 (6.21%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 10 (6.21%) Apache Hive
4 10 (6.21%) Big Data
4 10 (6.21%) Hadoop
4 10 (6.21%) Neo4j
5 8 (4.97%) SQL Server
6 7 (4.35%) Oracle Reports
7 5 (3.11%) RDBMS
8 3 (1.86%) MySQL
9 2 (1.24%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (1.24%) GIS
9 2 (1.24%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 25 (15.53%) JUnit
1 25 (15.53%) Subversion
2 22 (13.66%) Maven
3 15 (9.32%) Ant
4 14 (8.70%) Eclipse
5 11 (6.83%) Selenium
6 8 (4.97%) Jenkins
7 7 (4.35%) Cucumber
7 7 (4.35%) Toad
8 5 (3.11%) IntelliJ
9 4 (2.48%) Gradle
10 3 (1.86%) Git (software)
10 3 (1.86%) JIRA
10 3 (1.86%) Mockito
11 2 (1.24%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 2 (1.24%) FitNesse
11 2 (1.24%) JBehave
11 2 (1.24%) NetBeans
11 2 (1.24%) Talend Open Studio
11 2 (1.24%) TeamCity
General
1 41 (25.47%) Finance
2 8 (4.97%) Telecoms
3 5 (3.11%) Advertising
4 2 (1.24%) Front Office
4 2 (1.24%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.62%) Retail
Job Titles
1 127 (78.88%) Developer
2 112 (69.57%) Java Developer
3 29 (18.01%) Senior Developer
4 28 (17.39%) J2EE Developer
4 28 (17.39%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 28 (17.39%) Senior Java Developer
5 23 (14.29%) Agile Developer
5 23 (14.29%) Agile Java Developer
6 18 (11.18%) Linux Developer
7 14 (8.70%) Consultant
7 14 (8.70%) Java Consultant
7 14 (8.70%) Oracle Developer
8 13 (8.07%) Designer
9 12 (7.45%) Applications Developer
9 12 (7.45%) Architect
9 12 (7.45%) Solutions Designer
9 12 (7.45%) Technology Consultant
10 11 (6.83%) Applications Support
10 11 (6.83%) Senior J2EE Developer
10 11 (6.83%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (60.25%) J2EE
2 83 (51.55%) Web Services
3 61 (37.89%) XML
4 50 (31.06%) Java EE
5 47 (29.19%) EJB
6 46 (28.57%) jQuery
6 46 (28.57%) JSP
7 44 (27.33%) Servlets
8 37 (22.98%) Spring
9 35 (21.74%) SOAP
10 31 (19.25%) Hibernate
11 30 (18.63%) Struts
12 29 (18.01%) Ajax
13 25 (15.53%) J2ME
13 25 (15.53%) Java SE
13 25 (15.53%) REST
14 24 (14.91%) HTML
15 22 (13.66%) JDBC
16 21 (13.04%) CSS
17 14 (8.70%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 41 (25.47%) Computer Science
2 20 (12.42%) Data Centre
3 18 (11.18%) Enterprise Software
4 12 (7.45%) Hedge funds
4 12 (7.45%) N-Tier
5 11 (6.83%) DataPower
6 4 (2.48%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.86%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (1.86%) Clustering
8 2 (1.24%) Data Integration
8 2 (1.24%) Data Protection Act
8 2 (1.24%) Life Science
8 2 (1.24%) Smartcard
8 2 (1.24%) Streaming Music
9 1 (0.62%) Cyber Attack
9 1 (0.62%) Ergonomics
9 1 (0.62%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.62%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 76 (47.20%) Unix
2 48 (29.81%) Linux
3 29 (18.01%) Windows
4 21 (13.04%) Solaris
5 20 (12.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (2.48%) Android
7 3 (1.86%) AIX
8 2 (1.24%) Apple iOS
8 2 (1.24%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.62%) HPUX
9 1 (0.62%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (44.72%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (34.78%) Software Engineering
3 38 (23.60%) Unit Testing
4 37 (22.98%) Mentoring
5 28 (17.39%) Scrum
6 26 (16.15%) TDD
7 25 (15.53%) SOA
8 20 (12.42%) E-Commerce
8 20 (12.42%) ITIL
9 18 (11.18%) Service Delivery
9 18 (11.18%) Web Development
10 17 (10.56%) PRINCE2
10 17 (10.56%) Project Management
10 17 (10.56%) TOGAF
11 14 (8.70%) OOP
11 14 (8.70%) UML
12 12 (7.45%) Asset Management
12 12 (7.45%) Multithreading
12 12 (7.45%) Risk Management
12 12 (7.45%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 141 (87.58%) Java
2 70 (43.48%) JavaScript
2 70 (43.48%) SQL
3 20 (12.42%) PL/SQL
4 15 (9.32%) Groovy
5 12 (7.45%) XPath
6 5 (3.11%) Shell Script
7 4 (2.48%) C
7 4 (2.48%) C#
7 4 (2.48%) PHP
8 3 (1.86%) C++
9 1 (0.62%) Lua
9 1 (0.62%) Perl
9 1 (0.62%) Python
9 1 (0.62%) Scala
Qualifications
1 51 (31.68%) Degree
2 17 (10.56%) Oracle Certification
2 17 (10.56%) RHCSA
3 12 (7.45%) Brainbench
4 10 (6.21%) OCPJP
5 7 (4.35%) OCA
6 6 (3.73%) Security Cleared
7 5 (3.11%) DV Cleared
8 4 (2.48%) OCMJD
9 3 (1.86%) CEH
9 3 (1.86%) RHCE
9 3 (1.86%) SCSA
10 2 (1.24%) OCPJWCD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.11%) Disclosure Scotland
2 4 (2.48%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (1.86%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 104 (64.60%) Oracle
2 77 (47.83%) Sun
3 20 (12.42%) Red Hat
4 18 (11.18%) Sybase
5 17 (10.56%) Cisco
5 17 (10.56%) Juniper
6 15 (9.32%) IBM
7 8 (4.97%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (1.86%) Microsoft
9 2 (1.24%) ATG
9 2 (1.24%) BT
9 2 (1.24%) Talend
10 1 (0.62%) Blue Martini
10 1 (0.62%) Cognizant
10 1 (0.62%) Elastic Path
10 1 (0.62%) hybris
10 1 (0.62%) Interwoven
London
Energon Global
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum £40,000 - £50,000
Posted: 5 days ago
London
GreySpark
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago