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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun Certification
Rank 811 822 828
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +6
Permanent jobs citing Sun Certification 81 92 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.074% 0.078% 0.066%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.27% 0.29% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 58 85 61
Average salary £47,500 £37,500 £37,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% -0.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,550 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,050 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -4.00%

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
29824 31811 29657
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.19% 27.14% 27.25%
Number of salaries quoted 23756 24917 23858
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 29 July 2015 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 29 July 2015. 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 +8 79 £47,500 +28.37% 9
London +33 29 £57,500 +12.19% 4
South East +2 16 £45,500 +25.51% 1
East of England 0 13 £53,750 +19.44%
Hertfordshire +4 12 £55,000 -
Watford +11 11 - -
East Midlands -16 8 £47,500 +31.03%
Hampshire +2 6 £48,500 +18.29% 1
West Midlands -19 6 £45,000 +38.46%
Birmingham - 6 £45,000 -
Andover - 6 £48,500 - 1
Nottingham -3 4 £47,500 +11.76%
Nottinghamshire -7 4 £47,500 +11.76%
North West - 4 £40,000 - 1
Kent - 4 £32,500 -
City of London +29 3 £63,750 +10.86% 3
Surrey +7 3 £28,800 -52.00%
Lancashire - 3 £40,000 - 1
Derby - 3 £47,500 -
Folkestone - 3 £32,500 -
Derbyshire - 3 £47,500 -
Aberdeen +19 2 £38,750 -13.88%
Scotland +13 2 £38,750 -7.73%
Redhill -7 2 £28,800 -52.00%
Horsham - 2 £52,500 -
Lytham St Annes - 2 £40,000 - 1
West Sussex - 2 £52,500 -
Yorkshire +2 1 £43,000 +32.30% 2
Bristol -18 1 £45,000 +12.50%
Buckinghamshire -18 1 £61,500 +89.23%

Sun Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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.

1 143 (94.70%) Java
2 87 (57.62%) Web Services
2 87 (57.62%) XML
3 83 (54.97%) Oracle
4 80 (52.98%) Sun
5 74 (49.01%) SQL
6 65 (43.05%) J2EE
7 64 (42.38%) JavaScript
7 64 (42.38%) UNIX
7 64 (42.38%) Spring
8 50 (33.11%) Degree
8 50 (33.11%) Agile Software Development
9 46 (30.46%) Linux
9 46 (30.46%) SOAP
10 45 (29.80%) Eclipse
11 44 (29.14%) JUnit
11 44 (29.14%) Mentoring
12 42 (27.81%) Software Engineering
13 41 (27.15%) EJB
14 40 (26.49%) Subversion
15 35 (23.18%) Java EE
16 33 (21.85%) Finance
16 33 (21.85%) CSS
16 33 (21.85%) HTML
17 31 (20.53%) JSP
17 31 (20.53%) Servlets
17 31 (20.53%) MVC
18 30 (19.87%) Hibernate
19 29 (19.21%) Windows
20 28 (18.54%) REST

Sun Certification
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 22 (14.57%) Apache
1 22 (14.57%) Tomcat
2 19 (12.58%) WebSphere
3 17 (11.26%) WebSphere Application Server
4 13 (8.61%) IIS
4 13 (8.61%) IBM HTTP Server
4 13 (8.61%) Apache ServiceMix
5 8 (5.30%) nginx
6 7 (4.64%) Mule
6 7 (4.64%) Mule ESB
7 4 (2.65%) GlassFish
7 4 (2.65%) Jetty
8 3 (1.99%) JBoss
8 3 (1.99%) MQSeries
9 2 (1.32%) WebLogic
9 2 (1.32%) Oracle Workflow
10 1 (0.66%) WildFly
10 1 (0.66%) CICS
10 1 (0.66%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.66%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 3 (1.99%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.32%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (6.62%) Oracle 11i
2 2 (1.32%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.30%) GitHub
2 1 (0.66%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (0.66%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (13.91%) HTTP
2 6 (3.97%) TCP/IP
3 5 (3.31%) Firewall
4 4 (2.65%) Network Security
4 4 (2.65%) SAN
5 2 (1.32%) iSCSI
5 2 (1.32%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (0.66%) Reverse Proxy
6 1 (0.66%) VPN
6 1 (0.66%) DNS
6 1 (0.66%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (17.88%) MySQL
2 24 (15.89%) DB2
3 13 (8.61%) Relational Database
4 12 (7.95%) Oracle Database
5 10 (6.62%) Oracle Database 10g
5 10 (6.62%) SQL Server
5 10 (6.62%) Oracle8/8i Database
5 10 (6.62%) Oracle9i Database
6 5 (3.31%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (1.99%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.32%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (1.32%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (0.66%) IMS/DB
9 1 (0.66%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.66%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 45 (29.80%) Eclipse
2 44 (29.14%) JUnit
3 40 (26.49%) Subversion
4 25 (16.56%) Redmine
5 16 (10.60%) Maven
6 14 (9.27%) Git (software)
7 13 (8.61%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
7 13 (8.61%) Rational Application Developer
8 12 (7.95%) Ant
9 11 (7.28%) Jenkins
10 8 (5.30%) Hudson
10 8 (5.30%) Gerrit
11 4 (2.65%) Bugzilla
11 4 (2.65%) JIRA
12 3 (1.99%) TestNG
12 3 (1.99%) Gradle
13 2 (1.32%) EasyMock
13 2 (1.32%) jMock
13 2 (1.32%) IntelliJ
13 2 (1.32%) Toad
General
1 33 (21.85%) Finance
2 10 (6.62%) Advertising
3 9 (5.96%) Marketing
4 6 (3.97%) Banking
5 2 (1.32%) Games
6 1 (0.66%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.66%) Publishing
6 1 (0.66%) Retail
6 1 (0.66%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 130 (86.09%) Developer
2 114 (75.50%) Java Developer
3 26 (17.22%) Senior Developer
4 25 (16.56%) Senior Java Developer
5 23 (15.23%) Consultant
6 13 (8.61%) Support Consultant
6 13 (8.61%) Java Consultant
6 13 (8.61%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 10 (6.62%) Technology Consultant
8 8 (5.30%) Programmer
9 7 (4.64%) Graduate
9 7 (4.64%) Software Developer
9 7 (4.64%) Systems Developer
9 7 (4.64%) Team Leader
9 7 (4.64%) J2EE Developer
9 7 (4.64%) Java Programmer
10 6 (3.97%) Java Team Leader
11 5 (3.31%) Graduate Developer
11 5 (3.31%) Architect
11 5 (3.31%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (57.62%) Web Services
1 87 (57.62%) XML
2 65 (43.05%) J2EE
3 64 (42.38%) Spring
4 46 (30.46%) SOAP
5 41 (27.15%) EJB
6 35 (23.18%) Java EE
7 33 (21.85%) CSS
7 33 (21.85%) HTML
8 31 (20.53%) JSP
8 31 (20.53%) Servlets
9 30 (19.87%) Hibernate
10 28 (18.54%) REST
11 27 (17.88%) Java SE
11 27 (17.88%) JDBC
12 26 (17.22%) JMS
13 25 (16.56%) RESTful
14 24 (15.89%) JPA
15 23 (15.23%) EJB 3.0
15 23 (15.23%) JAX-RS
Miscellaneous
1 26 (17.22%) Computer Science
2 10 (6.62%) N-Tier
2 10 (6.62%) Hedge funds
3 6 (3.97%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (3.31%) GIS
5 3 (1.99%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.99%) Clustering
6 2 (1.32%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.32%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.66%) Mobile Payment
7 1 (0.66%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.66%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.66%) Replication
7 1 (0.66%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.66%) IBM Mainframe
7 1 (0.66%) Semantic Web
7 1 (0.66%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 64 (42.38%) UNIX
2 46 (30.46%) Linux
3 29 (19.21%) Windows
4 23 (15.23%) Solaris
5 18 (11.92%) AIX
6 8 (5.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (2.65%) HPUX
8 1 (0.66%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (33.11%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (29.14%) Mentoring
3 42 (27.81%) Software Engineering
4 31 (20.53%) MVC
5 27 (17.88%) Scrum
6 24 (15.89%) UML
7 22 (14.57%) Continuous Integration
8 21 (13.91%) E-Commerce
9 19 (12.58%) TDD
10 17 (11.26%) Waterfall
11 16 (10.60%) RAD
12 15 (9.93%) Multithreading
12 15 (9.93%) Unit Testing
13 13 (8.61%) Web Development
13 13 (8.61%) Content Management
14 12 (7.95%) SDLC
15 11 (7.28%) OOP
16 10 (6.62%) RUP
16 10 (6.62%) SOA
16 10 (6.62%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 143 (94.70%) Java
2 74 (49.01%) SQL
3 64 (42.38%) JavaScript
4 22 (14.57%) Perl
5 20 (13.25%) PL/SQL
6 13 (8.61%) Bash Shell
7 11 (7.28%) XPath
8 9 (5.96%) Python
8 9 (5.96%) PHP
8 9 (5.96%) C
9 8 (5.30%) Shell Script
9 8 (5.30%) Scala
10 7 (4.64%) C#
11 6 (3.97%) C++
12 5 (3.31%) Groovy
13 1 (0.66%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.66%) COBOL
13 1 (0.66%) XQuery
13 1 (0.66%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.66%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 50 (33.11%) Degree
2 13 (8.61%) Oracle Certification
3 12 (7.95%) Postgraduate
4 10 (6.62%) Brainbench
5 8 (5.30%) OCPJP
6 7 (4.64%) OCMJD
6 7 (4.64%) OCPJWCD
7 6 (3.97%) SCSA
7 6 (3.97%) RHCE
8 4 (2.65%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (2.65%) MCP
8 4 (2.65%) MCPD
9 2 (1.32%) Security Cleared
9 2 (1.32%) RHCSA
9 2 (1.32%) OCA
10 1 (0.66%) OCP
10 1 (0.66%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.66%) RHCA
10 1 (0.66%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.97%) QA
2 1 (0.66%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (2.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.32%) XenApp
2 2 (1.32%) vSphere
2 2 (1.32%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (1.32%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 1 (0.66%) Firmware
3 1 (0.66%) VirtualBox
3 1 (0.66%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (5.96%) Puppet
1 9 (5.96%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (5.30%) Capistrano
3 7 (4.64%) NetBackup
4 2 (1.32%) Nagios
5 1 (0.66%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 83 (54.97%) Oracle
2 80 (52.98%) Sun
3 19 (12.58%) IBM
4 10 (6.62%) Sybase
4 10 (6.62%) Red Hat
5 6 (3.97%) Microsoft
6 4 (2.65%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (2.65%) VMware
6 4 (2.65%) hybris
7 3 (1.99%) Symantec
8 2 (1.32%) Adobe
8 2 (1.32%) HP
8 2 (1.32%) Citrix
9 1 (0.66%) Endeca
9 1 (0.66%) ESRI
9 1 (0.66%) BancTec
9 1 (0.66%) ATG
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