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 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun Certification
Rank 874 891 881
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -10
Permanent jobs citing Sun Certification 37 73 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.039% 0.067% 0.081%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.15% 0.24% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 33 61 75
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,800 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £33,750
% change year-on-year
- +18.51%

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
24577 29935 31074
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 26.05% 27.29% 27.23%
Number of salaries quoted 19779 24168 24219
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
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 25 September 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 25 September 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 +20 34 £40,000 - 5
South East +38 15 £40,000 +0.62% 2
West Midlands +1 15 £40,000 +6.66%
East Midlands +15 14 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Milton Keynes +30 11 £40,000 +18.51%
Northamptonshire +28 11 £40,000 +3.22%
Northampton +25 11 £40,000 +3.22%
Buckinghamshire +23 11 £40,000 +18.51% 1
Coventry +7 11 £40,000 +6.66%
London +28 4 £65,000 +36.84% 1
Surrey +24 4 £65,000 +125.69% 1
East of England +9 4 £46,000 +22.66%
Birmingham -17 4 £45,000 +20.00%
Peterborough - 4 £46,000 -
Guildford - 4 £65,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 4 £46,000 -
South West - 3 - - 1
Cheltenham - 3 - -
Gloucestershire - 3 - - 1
South Wales +16 2 £50,000 +9.89%
Nottinghamshire +9 2 £46,250 +2.77% 1
Nottingham +9 2 £46,250 +2.77% 1
Wales +5 2 £50,000 +9.89%
Newport - 2 £50,000 -
Derbyshire +25 1 £45,000 -22.41%
Derby +13 1 £45,000 -22.41%
Lichfield - 1 £60,000 -
Tyne and Wear - 1 £50,000 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 £50,000 -
Staffordshire - 1 £60,000 -

Sun Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 75 (94.94%) Java
2 46 (58.23%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (50.63%) Sun
4 39 (49.37%) XML
4 39 (49.37%) Spring
5 37 (46.84%) Web Services
6 34 (43.04%) J2EE
7 33 (41.77%) JavaScript
8 32 (40.51%) Degree
9 31 (39.24%) SQL
10 30 (37.97%) Mentoring
11 29 (36.71%) Oracle
12 28 (35.44%) Software Engineering
13 23 (29.11%) Hibernate
14 21 (26.58%) HTML
14 21 (26.58%) JSP
15 18 (22.78%) Scrum
15 18 (22.78%) Computer Science
16 17 (21.52%) Unix
17 16 (20.25%) EJB
17 16 (20.25%) MVC
18 15 (18.99%) Servlets
18 15 (18.99%) Linux
18 15 (18.99%) Continuous Integration
18 15 (18.99%) TDD
18 15 (18.99%) RESTful
19 14 (17.72%) jQuery
19 14 (17.72%) Unit Testing
19 14 (17.72%) SOAP
20 13 (16.46%) CSS

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 10 (12.66%) WebSphere
2 8 (10.13%) JBoss
3 5 (6.33%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (5.06%) Apache
4 4 (5.06%) Tomcat
5 3 (3.80%) nginx
6 2 (2.53%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 2 (2.53%) CMS
6 2 (2.53%) Confluence
6 2 (2.53%) GlassFish
6 2 (2.53%) WebLogic
7 1 (1.27%) IIS
7 1 (1.27%) JCAPS
7 1 (1.27%) OpenStack
7 1 (1.27%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.27%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (1.27%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (2.53%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (7.59%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.59%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.80%) GitHub
2 3 (3.80%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (2.53%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (2.53%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.06%) HTTP
2 3 (3.80%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.53%) DNS
3 2 (2.53%) Firewall
3 2 (2.53%) Reverse Proxy
3 2 (2.53%) VPN
4 1 (1.27%) Broadband
4 1 (1.27%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (16.46%) Relational Database
2 10 (12.66%) Oracle Database
3 9 (11.39%) NoSQL
4 6 (7.59%) DB2
4 6 (7.59%) Oracle Database 10g
4 6 (7.59%) Oracle8/8i Database
4 6 (7.59%) Oracle9i Database
4 6 (7.59%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (5.06%) Adabas
5 4 (5.06%) MySQL
5 4 (5.06%) RDBMS
6 3 (3.80%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (3.80%) MongoDB
6 3 (3.80%) SQL Server
7 2 (2.53%) Big Data
7 2 (2.53%) Hadoop
8 1 (1.27%) Neo4j
8 1 (1.27%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 11 (13.92%) Git (software)
1 11 (13.92%) Maven
1 11 (13.92%) Subversion
2 8 (10.13%) JUnit
3 4 (5.06%) Ant
3 4 (5.06%) Jenkins
4 3 (3.80%) Cucumber
4 3 (3.80%) Gerrit
4 3 (3.80%) Hudson
4 3 (3.80%) JIRA
5 2 (2.53%) Apache Ivy
5 2 (2.53%) Eclipse
5 2 (2.53%) FishEye
5 2 (2.53%) Redmine
6 1 (1.27%) Eclipse RCP
6 1 (1.27%) Selenium
General
1 9 (11.39%) Finance
2 5 (6.33%) Marketing
3 4 (5.06%) Retail
4 3 (3.80%) Advertising
5 1 (1.27%) Back Office
5 1 (1.27%) Banking
5 1 (1.27%) Multimedia
5 1 (1.27%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 60 (75.95%) Developer
2 53 (67.09%) Java Developer
3 19 (24.05%) Senior Developer
4 17 (21.52%) Senior Java Developer
5 11 (13.92%) J2EE Developer
5 11 (13.92%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 9 (11.39%) XML Developer
7 7 (8.86%) Architect
7 7 (8.86%) HTML Developer
8 6 (7.59%) Agile Developer
8 6 (7.59%) Agile Java Developer
8 6 (7.59%) Consultant
8 6 (7.59%) Java Consultant
8 6 (7.59%) Java Engineer
8 6 (7.59%) Java Programmer
8 6 (7.59%) Programmer
8 6 (7.59%) Software Developer
8 6 (7.59%) Technology Consultant
9 5 (6.33%) Software Engineer
9 5 (6.33%) Web Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (49.37%) Spring
1 39 (49.37%) XML
2 37 (46.84%) Web Services
3 34 (43.04%) J2EE
4 23 (29.11%) Hibernate
5 21 (26.58%) HTML
5 21 (26.58%) JSP
6 16 (20.25%) EJB
7 15 (18.99%) RESTful
7 15 (18.99%) Servlets
8 14 (17.72%) jQuery
8 14 (17.72%) SOAP
9 13 (16.46%) CSS
9 13 (16.46%) Java EE
10 12 (15.19%) HTML5
11 9 (11.39%) XSL
12 7 (8.86%) Ajax
12 7 (8.86%) JDBC
13 6 (7.59%) CORBA
13 6 (7.59%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 18 (22.78%) Computer Science
2 7 (8.86%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (7.59%) Hedge funds
3 6 (7.59%) N-Tier
4 4 (5.06%) Contactless
4 4 (5.06%) Cryptography
4 4 (5.06%) Cyberthreat
4 4 (5.06%) EMV
4 4 (5.06%) Java Card
4 4 (5.06%) Smartcard
5 3 (3.80%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (3.80%) Cyber Attack
5 3 (3.80%) Management Information System
5 3 (3.80%) User Experience
6 2 (2.53%) Replication
7 1 (1.27%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.27%) Digital TV
7 1 (1.27%) Eurex
7 1 (1.27%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 17 (21.52%) Unix
2 15 (18.99%) Linux
3 5 (6.33%) Windows
4 4 (5.06%) Android
4 4 (5.06%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.27%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (58.23%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (37.97%) Mentoring
3 28 (35.44%) Software Engineering
4 18 (22.78%) Scrum
5 16 (20.25%) MVC
6 15 (18.99%) Continuous Integration
6 15 (18.99%) TDD
7 14 (17.72%) Unit Testing
8 12 (15.19%) UML
9 10 (12.66%) Multithreading
9 10 (12.66%) Project Planning
9 10 (12.66%) Waterfall
10 9 (11.39%) E-Commerce
11 7 (8.86%) Cybersecurity
11 7 (8.86%) OO
12 6 (7.59%) Ethical Hacking
12 6 (7.59%) Penetration Testing
12 6 (7.59%) Reverse Engineering
12 6 (7.59%) TOGAF
12 6 (7.59%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 75 (94.94%) Java
2 33 (41.77%) JavaScript
3 31 (39.24%) SQL
4 8 (10.13%) Python
5 7 (8.86%) C
5 7 (8.86%) PL/SQL
5 7 (8.86%) XPath
6 6 (7.59%) C++
6 6 (7.59%) PHP
7 4 (5.06%) C#
7 4 (5.06%) NATURAL
7 4 (5.06%) Perl
7 4 (5.06%) VB
7 4 (5.06%) VB6
8 3 (3.80%) Go
8 3 (3.80%) PHP 4
8 3 (3.80%) PHP 5
8 3 (3.80%) PowerShell
8 3 (3.80%) Scala
9 2 (2.53%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 32 (40.51%) Degree
2 7 (8.86%) Security Cleared
3 6 (7.59%) Brainbench
3 6 (7.59%) CEH
3 6 (7.59%) DV Cleared
3 6 (7.59%) Postgraduate
4 4 (5.06%) OCPJP
5 2 (2.53%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.27%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.06%) ISO/IEC 7816
2 3 (3.80%) QA
System Software
1 4 (5.06%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (6.33%) Puppet
2 3 (3.80%) Capistrano
2 3 (3.80%) Kubernetes
2 3 (3.80%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.27%) Control-M
3 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 40 (50.63%) Sun
2 29 (36.71%) Oracle
3 8 (10.13%) Sybase
4 4 (5.06%) Google
4 4 (5.06%) Hyperion
5 3 (3.80%) Microsoft
6 2 (2.53%) Adobe
6 2 (2.53%) Atlassian
6 2 (2.53%) IBM
7 1 (1.27%) Perforce
7 1 (1.27%) SAP
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Package
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + Excellent Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
CGI
Salary: £28000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Tech-Collective Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago