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 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun Certification
Rank 875 903 895
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -8
Permanent jobs citing Sun Certification 69 70 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.067% 0.063% 0.096%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.25% 0.23% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 39 65 87
Median salary £40,000 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £61,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £45,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +15.38%

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
28018 30426 33062
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.24% 27.58% 27.31%
Number of salaries quoted 22591 23759 26450
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,000 £69,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.93%

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 3 May 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 3 May 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
(Click see detailed
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 +6 55 £40,000 -15.78% 5
London 0 17 £50,000 -9.09% 2
South East +19 14 £36,250 -32.55% 1
West Midlands - 14 £40,000 -
East of England +19 9 £37,500 -33.33%
Surrey +6 7 £32,500 -40.90%
Guildford - 7 £32,500 -
Birmingham - 7 £35,000 -
Milton Keynes +28 6 £40,000 -34.95%
Buckinghamshire +20 6 £40,000 -34.95%
Yorkshire +13 6 £56,000 +133.33%
East Midlands +1 6 £40,000 -15.78% 1
Coventry - 6 £40,000 -
Northampton - 6 £40,000 -
Leeds - 6 £56,000 -
West Yorkshire - 6 £56,000 -
Northamptonshire - 6 £40,000 - 1
Ipswich - 5 £37,500 -
Glasgow - 5 £75,000 -
Scotland - 5 £75,000 -
Suffolk - 5 £37,500 -
Hertfordshire +16 4 - -
Watford +13 4 - -
Wales - 4 £45,000 - 1
City of London - 3 £48,750 -
Gwynedd - 3 - -
North Wales - 3 - -
South West +8 1 £47,500 +25.00% 1
Hampshire +3 1 £45,000 -5.75%
Basingstoke -4 1 £45,000 -18.18%

Sun Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 May 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.

1 130 (88.44%) Java
2 80 (54.42%) Web Services
3 75 (51.02%) Oracle
4 72 (48.98%) Sun
5 69 (46.94%) J2EE
6 62 (42.18%) Unix
6 62 (42.18%) Agile Software Development
7 60 (40.82%) SQL
8 57 (38.78%) Degree
9 55 (37.41%) XML
10 53 (36.05%) JavaScript
11 49 (33.33%) Software Engineering
12 42 (28.57%) Mentoring
13 40 (27.21%) JBoss
14 38 (25.85%) JSP
14 38 (25.85%) Spring
15 36 (24.49%) jQuery
15 36 (24.49%) EJB
15 36 (24.49%) SOAP
16 35 (23.81%) Servlets
16 35 (23.81%) Apache
17 34 (23.13%) Linux
18 33 (22.45%) Relational Database
19 32 (21.77%) Computer Science
20 31 (21.09%) Tomcat
21 30 (20.41%) HTML
21 30 (20.41%) Hibernate
21 30 (20.41%) Unit Testing
21 30 (20.41%) Java EE
22 26 (17.69%) Scrum

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 40 (27.21%) JBoss
2 35 (23.81%) Apache
3 31 (21.09%) Tomcat
4 25 (17.01%) WebLogic
4 25 (17.01%) WebSphere
5 19 (12.93%) WebSphere Application Server
6 14 (9.52%) IIS
7 13 (8.84%) Oracle Application Server
8 10 (6.80%) Apache Pig
9 6 (4.08%) GlassFish
10 4 (2.72%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 4 (2.72%) CMS
10 4 (2.72%) MQSeries
11 3 (2.04%) Elasticsearch
11 3 (2.04%) Liferay
12 1 (0.68%) Confluence
12 1 (0.68%) Node.js
Applications
1 5 (3.40%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 17 (11.56%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 19 (12.93%) IaaS
2 17 (11.56%) PaaS
2 17 (11.56%) SaaS
3 5 (3.40%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (2.04%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (1.36%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (1.36%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 17 (11.56%) LDAP
2 4 (2.72%) Internet
3 2 (1.36%) DNS
3 2 (1.36%) Firewall
3 2 (1.36%) Reverse Proxy
3 2 (1.36%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.36%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (22.45%) Relational Database
2 21 (14.29%) DB2
3 17 (11.56%) NoSQL
3 17 (11.56%) Oracle Database
3 17 (11.56%) Oracle Database 10g
3 17 (11.56%) Oracle8/8i Database
3 17 (11.56%) Oracle9i Database
4 13 (8.84%) MongoDB
5 10 (6.80%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 10 (6.80%) Apache Hive
5 10 (6.80%) Big Data
5 10 (6.80%) Hadoop
5 10 (6.80%) Neo4j
6 9 (6.12%) SQL Server
7 5 (3.40%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (2.72%) Jackrabbit
8 4 (2.72%) RDBMS
9 2 (1.36%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.68%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 22 (14.97%) Subversion
2 13 (8.84%) JUnit
3 11 (7.48%) Maven
4 9 (6.12%) Ant
5 8 (5.44%) Cucumber
6 7 (4.76%) Git (software)
7 6 (4.08%) Eclipse
7 6 (4.08%) Selenium
8 5 (3.40%) FitNesse
9 4 (2.72%) Log4j
9 4 (2.72%) Mockito
9 4 (2.72%) TestNG
10 3 (2.04%) Jenkins
11 2 (1.36%) Apache Ivy
11 2 (1.36%) Gradle
11 2 (1.36%) Talend Open Studio
12 1 (0.68%) ClearCase
12 1 (0.68%) JIRA
12 1 (0.68%) Redmine
12 1 (0.68%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 24 (16.33%) Finance
2 5 (3.40%) Back Office
3 4 (2.72%) Financial Institution
4 3 (2.04%) Advertising
4 3 (2.04%) Front Office
5 2 (1.36%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (1.36%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.68%) Games
6 1 (0.68%) General Ledger
6 1 (0.68%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.68%) Retail
Job Titles
1 117 (79.59%) Developer
2 96 (65.31%) Java Developer
3 22 (14.97%) Senior Developer
4 21 (14.29%) J2EE Developer
4 21 (14.29%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 19 (12.93%) Senior Java Developer
6 17 (11.56%) Consultant
6 17 (11.56%) Java Consultant
6 17 (11.56%) Technology Consultant
7 14 (9.52%) Architect
8 13 (8.84%) Applications Developer
8 13 (8.84%) Applications Support
8 13 (8.84%) Designer
9 12 (8.16%) Solutions Designer
10 10 (6.80%) Agile Developer
10 10 (6.80%) Agile Java Developer
10 10 (6.80%) Software Developer
11 9 (6.12%) Android Developer
11 9 (6.12%) SQL Developer
12 8 (5.44%) Java Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (54.42%) Web Services
2 69 (46.94%) J2EE
3 55 (37.41%) XML
4 38 (25.85%) JSP
4 38 (25.85%) Spring
5 36 (24.49%) EJB
5 36 (24.49%) jQuery
5 36 (24.49%) SOAP
6 35 (23.81%) Servlets
7 30 (20.41%) Hibernate
7 30 (20.41%) HTML
7 30 (20.41%) Java EE
8 26 (17.69%) REST
9 21 (14.29%) JDBC
10 20 (13.61%) Ajax
11 19 (12.93%) J2SE
12 17 (11.56%) Java RMI
12 17 (11.56%) JavaBeans
12 17 (11.56%) XML Schema
12 17 (11.56%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 32 (21.77%) Computer Science
2 17 (11.56%) Data Centre
2 17 (11.56%) Hedge funds
2 17 (11.56%) N-Tier
3 13 (8.84%) DataPower
4 8 (5.44%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (4.76%) Contactless
5 7 (4.76%) Cryptography
5 7 (4.76%) EMV
5 7 (4.76%) Java Card
5 7 (4.76%) Smartcard
5 7 (4.76%) User Experience
6 6 (4.08%) Management Information System
7 5 (3.40%) Algorithms
7 5 (3.40%) Equities
8 2 (1.36%) Cyber Attack
8 2 (1.36%) Data Integration
8 2 (1.36%) Replication
8 2 (1.36%) Streaming Music
Operating Systems
1 62 (42.18%) Unix
2 34 (23.13%) Linux
3 21 (14.29%) Solaris
4 17 (11.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 17 (11.56%) Windows
5 10 (6.80%) Android
6 8 (5.44%) Apple iOS
7 4 (2.72%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (42.18%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 42 (28.57%) Mentoring
4 30 (20.41%) Unit Testing
5 26 (17.69%) Scrum
6 25 (17.01%) Multithreading
7 22 (14.97%) E-Commerce
8 21 (14.29%) TDD
9 19 (12.93%) ITIL
9 19 (12.93%) TOGAF
10 18 (12.24%) MVC
10 18 (12.24%) Project Management
10 18 (12.24%) UML
11 17 (11.56%) Asset Management
11 17 (11.56%) Electronic Trading
11 17 (11.56%) OOP
11 17 (11.56%) PRINCE2
11 17 (11.56%) Risk Management
11 17 (11.56%) RUP
11 17 (11.56%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 130 (88.44%) Java
2 60 (40.82%) SQL
3 53 (36.05%) JavaScript
4 17 (11.56%) XPath
5 13 (8.84%) Groovy
6 10 (6.80%) C#
7 9 (6.12%) Python
8 6 (4.08%) PL/SQL
9 4 (2.72%) C
9 4 (2.72%) C++
9 4 (2.72%) PHP
10 3 (2.04%) Go
10 3 (2.04%) PHP 4
10 3 (2.04%) PHP 5
11 2 (1.36%) PowerShell
11 2 (1.36%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.68%) Lua
12 1 (0.68%) Perl
12 1 (0.68%) Scala
Qualifications
1 57 (38.78%) Degree
2 17 (11.56%) Brainbench
2 17 (11.56%) RHCSA
3 9 (6.12%) Security Cleared
4 6 (4.08%) Postgraduate
5 4 (2.72%) CEH
6 3 (2.04%) DV Cleared
6 3 (2.04%) OCPJP
7 2 (1.36%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 7816
2 2 (1.36%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.68%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.68%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.04%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (2.04%) Kubernetes
2 2 (1.36%) Puppet
Vendors
1 75 (51.02%) Oracle
2 72 (48.98%) Sun
3 25 (17.01%) Sybase
4 17 (11.56%) Cisco
4 17 (11.56%) IBM
4 17 (11.56%) Juniper
4 17 (11.56%) Red Hat
5 7 (4.76%) Hyperion
6 4 (2.72%) ATG
6 4 (2.72%) Blue Martini
6 4 (2.72%) Elastic Path
6 4 (2.72%) Interwoven
7 3 (2.04%) Google
8 2 (1.36%) Microsoft
8 2 (1.36%) Talend
9 1 (0.68%) Atlassian
9 1 (0.68%) BT
9 1 (0.68%) Cognizant
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