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 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun Certification
Rank 868 902 905
Rank change year-on-year
+34 +3
Permanent jobs citing Sun Certification 43 79 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.044% 0.072% 0.082%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.17% 0.26% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 37 56 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 £30,000 £33,250 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £65,750 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £46,250 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-8.10% +28.47%

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
26043 30009 31924
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 26.60% 27.37% 27.25%
Number of salaries quoted 21067 23905 24972
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £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 30 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 30 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 -2 40 £42,500 -10.52% 4
London +17 10 £62,500 +8.69%
West Midlands +6 10 £35,000 -22.22%
East Midlands +5 10 £45,000 -5.26% 3
South East +7 8 £36,250 -20.32% 1
Birmingham -12 7 £35,000 -22.22%
Surrey +29 5 £55,000 +90.97% 1
Guildford +18 5 £55,000 -8.33% 1
South West +12 5 £42,500 -5.55%
Nottingham +10 5 £47,500 - 2
Nottinghamshire +10 5 £47,500 - 2
Gloucestershire - 5 £42,500 -
Cheltenham - 5 £42,500 -
Buckinghamshire +26 3 £30,000 -51.21%
Coventry - 3 £30,000 -
Northampton - 3 £30,000 - 1
Milton Keynes - 3 £30,000 -
Northamptonshire - 3 £30,000 - 1
Derbyshire +18 2 £45,000 -5.26%
Derby +14 2 £45,000 -5.26%
Scotland +7 2 £47,500 +22.58%
Aberdeen -1 2 £47,500 +22.58%
City of London +70 1 - -
Yorkshire +37 1 £60,000 +39.53%
North West +21 1 £50,000 +27.38%
East of England +9 1 £46,000 -14.41%
Wales - 1 £50,000 - 1
Cambridgeshire - 1 £46,000 -
Peterborough - 1 £46,000 -
Leeds - 1 £60,000 -

Sun Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 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.

1 111 (97.37%) Java
2 62 (54.39%) Agile Software Development
3 60 (52.63%) Sun
4 59 (51.75%) Web Services
5 51 (44.74%) XML
6 48 (42.11%) SQL
6 48 (42.11%) J2EE
6 48 (42.11%) Spring
6 48 (42.11%) Degree
7 47 (41.23%) JavaScript
8 38 (33.33%) Oracle
8 38 (33.33%) Mentoring
9 36 (31.58%) Software Engineering
10 31 (27.19%) HTML
10 31 (27.19%) Hibernate
11 30 (26.32%) Servlets
12 29 (25.44%) Unix
12 29 (25.44%) Relational Database
13 27 (23.68%) EJB
14 26 (22.81%) JSP
15 25 (21.93%) SOAP
16 24 (21.05%) Scrum
17 23 (20.18%) MVC
17 23 (20.18%) Computer Science
18 22 (19.30%) Finance
19 20 (17.54%) TDD
19 20 (17.54%) Subversion
19 20 (17.54%) Multithreading
20 19 (16.67%) Unit Testing
20 19 (16.67%) E-Commerce

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 18 (15.79%) WebSphere
2 16 (14.04%) JBoss
3 14 (12.28%) WebLogic
4 12 (10.53%) Tomcat
5 9 (7.89%) WebSphere Application Server
6 8 (7.02%) Apache
7 6 (5.26%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 6 (5.26%) CMS
7 6 (5.26%) GlassFish
8 5 (4.39%) Elasticsearch
9 4 (3.51%) MQSeries
9 4 (3.51%) Oracle Application Server
10 3 (2.63%) nginx
11 2 (1.75%) Confluence
12 1 (0.88%) Apache Pig
12 1 (0.88%) IIS
12 1 (0.88%) JCAPS
Applications
1 3 (2.63%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (10.53%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (4.39%) GitHub
3 4 (3.51%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (1.75%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (1.75%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.51%) HTTP
1 4 (3.51%) Internet
2 3 (2.63%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.75%) DNS
3 2 (1.75%) Firewall
3 2 (1.75%) Reverse Proxy
3 2 (1.75%) VPN
4 1 (0.88%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (25.44%) Relational Database
2 16 (14.04%) DB2
3 13 (11.40%) Oracle Database
4 12 (10.53%) Oracle Database 10g
4 12 (10.53%) Oracle8/8i Database
4 12 (10.53%) Oracle9i Database
5 8 (7.02%) NoSQL
5 8 (7.02%) SQL Server
6 6 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (4.39%) RDBMS
8 4 (3.51%) Jackrabbit
9 3 (2.63%) Adabas
9 3 (2.63%) Big Data
9 3 (2.63%) MongoDB
9 3 (2.63%) MySQL
10 2 (1.75%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (1.75%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.88%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 1 (0.88%) Apache Hive
11 1 (0.88%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 20 (17.54%) Subversion
2 14 (12.28%) Git (software)
3 10 (8.77%) JUnit
4 9 (7.89%) Maven
5 8 (7.02%) Ant
6 7 (6.14%) Cucumber
7 6 (5.26%) Eclipse
8 5 (4.39%) FitNesse
9 4 (3.51%) Log4j
9 4 (3.51%) Mockito
9 4 (3.51%) Selenium
9 4 (3.51%) TestNG
10 3 (2.63%) Gerrit
10 3 (2.63%) Hudson
10 3 (2.63%) Jenkins
11 2 (1.75%) Apache Ivy
11 2 (1.75%) FishEye
11 2 (1.75%) JIRA
11 2 (1.75%) Redmine
General
1 22 (19.30%) Finance
2 6 (5.26%) Back Office
3 5 (4.39%) Marketing
4 4 (3.51%) Advertising
4 4 (3.51%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.75%) Multimedia
5 2 (1.75%) Retail
6 1 (0.88%) Banking
6 1 (0.88%) Front Office
6 1 (0.88%) Games
6 1 (0.88%) General Ledger
6 1 (0.88%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.88%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 95 (83.33%) Developer
2 82 (71.93%) Java Developer
3 25 (21.93%) Senior Developer
4 22 (19.30%) Senior Java Developer
5 13 (11.40%) J2EE Developer
5 13 (11.40%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 12 (10.53%) Consultant
6 12 (10.53%) Java Consultant
6 12 (10.53%) Technology Consultant
7 11 (9.65%) Android Developer
7 11 (9.65%) SQL Developer
8 10 (8.77%) HTML Developer
9 9 (7.89%) .NET Developer
9 9 (7.89%) C# Developer
9 9 (7.89%) iOS Developer
9 9 (7.89%) Senior .NET Developer
9 9 (7.89%) Senior Android Developer
9 9 (7.89%) Senior C# .NET Developer
9 9 (7.89%) Senior C# Developer
9 9 (7.89%) Senior iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (51.75%) Web Services
2 51 (44.74%) XML
3 48 (42.11%) J2EE
3 48 (42.11%) Spring
4 31 (27.19%) Hibernate
4 31 (27.19%) HTML
5 30 (26.32%) Servlets
6 27 (23.68%) EJB
7 26 (22.81%) JSP
8 25 (21.93%) SOAP
9 18 (15.79%) HTML5
9 18 (15.79%) jQuery
10 17 (14.91%) JDBC
11 15 (13.16%) CSS
11 15 (13.16%) Java EE
11 15 (13.16%) JMS
11 15 (13.16%) REST
11 15 (13.16%) XSL
12 12 (10.53%) Java RMI
12 12 (10.53%) JavaBeans
Miscellaneous
1 23 (20.18%) Computer Science
2 12 (10.53%) Hedge funds
2 12 (10.53%) N-Tier
3 9 (7.89%) Contactless
3 9 (7.89%) Cryptography
3 9 (7.89%) EMV
3 9 (7.89%) Java Card
3 9 (7.89%) Smartcard
4 8 (7.02%) Management Information System
5 7 (6.14%) User Experience
6 6 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (4.39%) Algorithms
7 5 (4.39%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (4.39%) Equities
8 4 (3.51%) Cyberthreat
8 4 (3.51%) DataPower
9 3 (2.63%) Cyber Attack
10 2 (1.75%) Replication
10 2 (1.75%) Streaming Music
11 1 (0.88%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 29 (25.44%) Unix
2 18 (15.79%) Linux
3 11 (9.65%) Android
4 9 (7.89%) Apple iOS
5 6 (5.26%) Windows
6 4 (3.51%) HPUX
6 4 (3.51%) Solaris
7 1 (0.88%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (54.39%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 36 (31.58%) Software Engineering
4 24 (21.05%) Scrum
5 23 (20.18%) MVC
6 20 (17.54%) Multithreading
6 20 (17.54%) TDD
7 19 (16.67%) E-Commerce
7 19 (16.67%) Unit Testing
8 17 (14.91%) UML
9 12 (10.53%) Asset Management
9 12 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
9 12 (10.53%) Cybersecurity
9 12 (10.53%) Electronic Trading
9 12 (10.53%) OOP
9 12 (10.53%) Risk Management
9 12 (10.53%) RUP
10 11 (9.65%) OO
10 11 (9.65%) Waterfall
11 10 (8.77%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 111 (97.37%) Java
2 48 (42.11%) SQL
3 47 (41.23%) JavaScript
4 13 (11.40%) XPath
5 12 (10.53%) Python
6 10 (8.77%) C#
7 9 (7.89%) PL/SQL
8 7 (6.14%) PHP
9 6 (5.26%) C
9 6 (5.26%) C++
10 4 (3.51%) Go
10 4 (3.51%) Perl
10 4 (3.51%) PHP 4
10 4 (3.51%) PHP 5
11 3 (2.63%) Groovy
11 3 (2.63%) NATURAL
11 3 (2.63%) Scala
11 3 (2.63%) VB
11 3 (2.63%) VB6
12 2 (1.75%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 48 (42.11%) Degree
2 12 (10.53%) Brainbench
3 11 (9.65%) Security Cleared
4 7 (6.14%) Postgraduate
5 6 (5.26%) CEH
6 5 (4.39%) DV Cleared
7 4 (3.51%) OCPJP
8 2 (1.75%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.88%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.89%) ISO/IEC 7816
2 3 (2.63%) QA
3 1 (0.88%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (3.51%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (4.39%) Puppet
2 4 (3.51%) Kubernetes
3 3 (2.63%) Capistrano
3 3 (2.63%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.88%) Control-M
4 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 60 (52.63%) Sun
2 38 (33.33%) Oracle
3 18 (15.79%) Sybase
4 10 (8.77%) IBM
5 9 (7.89%) Hyperion
6 5 (4.39%) Google
7 4 (3.51%) ATG
7 4 (3.51%) Blue Martini
7 4 (3.51%) Elastic Path
7 4 (3.51%) Interwoven
8 3 (2.63%) Microsoft
9 2 (1.75%) Adobe
9 2 (1.75%) Atlassian
10 1 (0.88%) BT
10 1 (0.88%) SAP
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Health
Posted: 9 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £35,000
Posted: 21 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Health, 25 days
Posted: 4 days ago
Newport, Gwent
CPS Group UK
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Allianz
Salary: £60,000 - £70,000 per year plus excellent benefits
Posted: 23 days ago