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 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sun Certification
UK
Rank 826 873 851
Rank change year-on-year
+47 -22
Permanent jobs citing Sun Certification 31 73 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.037% 0.071% 0.095%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.15% 0.26% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 22 37 91
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,250 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £89,250 £63,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +5.26%

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
20846 28514 29394
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 24.75% 27.90% 27.52%
Number of salaries quoted 16462 22823 23390
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 24 February 2017 within the UK.

Sun Certification Salary Histogram in the UK

Sun Certification
Top 22 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 24 February 2017. 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 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 +55 29 £46,000 +15.00% 7
London +76 16 £72,500 +7.40% 2
North West - 9 £23,500 -
City of London +36 6 £32,500 -23.52% 1
Cheshire - 5 - -
West Midlands +26 3 £37,500 -6.25% 2
Birmingham +8 3 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Knutsford - 2 - -
Blackburn - 2 £17,000 -
Lancashire - 2 £17,000 -
South Wales +16 1 - -
Wales +11 1 - -
Newport -2 1 - -
East of England -9 1 £46,000 +53.33% 1
Scotland - 1 £32,500 -
Merseyside - 1 £30,000 -
Lanarkshire - 1 £32,500 -
Manchester - 1 £39,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £46,000 - 1
Wirral - 1 £30,000 -
Peterborough - 1 £46,000 -
Altrincham - 1 £39,000 -

Sun Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 47 (85.45%) Java
2 33 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (49.09%) J2EE
4 23 (41.82%) Sun
5 22 (40.00%) Degree
6 21 (38.18%) Spring
6 21 (38.18%) SDLC
7 20 (36.36%) JavaScript
7 20 (36.36%) Web Services
8 18 (32.73%) Software Engineering
9 17 (30.91%) Oracle
9 17 (30.91%) CSS
10 16 (29.09%) XML
11 15 (27.27%) Microsoft
11 15 (27.27%) JSP
11 15 (27.27%) Finance
11 15 (27.27%) Computer Science
12 14 (25.45%) Scrum
13 13 (23.64%) Hibernate
13 13 (23.64%) Continuous Delivery
14 12 (21.82%) Analytical Skills
14 12 (21.82%) HTML
15 11 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
15 11 (20.00%) Open Source
15 11 (20.00%) C#
15 11 (20.00%) .NET
15 11 (20.00%) Management Information System
15 11 (20.00%) Project Management
16 10 (18.18%) SQL
16 10 (18.18%) High Availability

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 8 (14.55%) CMS
1 8 (14.55%) Sitecore CMS
1 8 (14.55%) Skype for Business
2 4 (7.27%) Apache
2 4 (7.27%) IBM Notes
2 4 (7.27%) MS Exchange
2 4 (7.27%) nginx
3 3 (5.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 3 (5.45%) Tomcat
3 3 (5.45%) WebLogic
3 3 (5.45%) WebLogic Portal
3 3 (5.45%) WebSphere
4 2 (3.64%) JBoss
5 1 (1.82%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (1.82%) CICS
5 1 (1.82%) Confluence
5 1 (1.82%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.82%) IIS
5 1 (1.82%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (12.73%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (14.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.82%) BASE24
2 1 (1.82%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 8 (14.55%) IaaS
1 8 (14.55%) PaaS
1 8 (14.55%) SaaS
2 5 (9.09%) Google Cloud Platform
3 4 (7.27%) Google Compute Engine
4 1 (1.82%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (14.55%) Skype
2 7 (12.73%) HTTP
3 6 (10.91%) Internet
4 4 (7.27%) Firewall
4 4 (7.27%) FTP
4 4 (7.27%) Intrusion Detection
4 4 (7.27%) Network Security
4 4 (7.27%) SMTP
4 4 (7.27%) TCP/IP
4 4 (7.27%) VPN
4 4 (7.27%) WAN
5 3 (5.45%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (16.36%) Relational Database
2 5 (9.09%) Oracle Database
2 5 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (9.09%) SQL Server
3 4 (7.27%) DB2
4 3 (5.45%) MySQL
4 3 (5.45%) NoSQL
4 3 (5.45%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (3.64%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.82%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.82%) Base SAS
6 1 (1.82%) IMS/DB
6 1 (1.82%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.82%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 6 (10.91%) Git (software)
2 5 (9.09%) Maven
2 5 (9.09%) Mockito
3 4 (7.27%) Bitbucket
3 4 (7.27%) Gradle
3 4 (7.27%) IntelliJ
3 4 (7.27%) Jenkins
3 4 (7.27%) JIRA
4 3 (5.45%) Eclipse
4 3 (5.45%) JUnit
4 3 (5.45%) Subversion
5 2 (3.64%) Ant
5 2 (3.64%) Jasmine
6 1 (1.82%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.82%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 15 (27.27%) Finance
2 9 (16.36%) Banking
3 8 (14.55%) Marketing
4 4 (7.27%) Investment Banking
4 4 (7.27%) Law
5 3 (5.45%) Advertising
5 3 (5.45%) Corporate Banking
5 3 (5.45%) Financial Institution
5 3 (5.45%) Front Office
5 3 (5.45%) Retail
6 2 (3.64%) Games
7 1 (1.82%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 27 (49.09%) Developer
2 23 (41.82%) Java Developer
3 12 (21.82%) J2EE Developer
3 12 (21.82%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 11 (20.00%) Architect
4 11 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
5 8 (14.55%) Digital Architect
5 8 (14.55%) Digital Solutions Architect
6 7 (12.73%) Senior Developer
6 7 (12.73%) Senior Java Developer
7 5 (9.09%) Agile Developer
7 5 (9.09%) Agile Java Developer
8 4 (7.27%) 1st Line Support
8 4 (7.27%) Desktop Support
8 4 (7.27%) Junior
8 4 (7.27%) Junior Developer
8 4 (7.27%) Junior Java Developer
8 4 (7.27%) Senior J2EE Developer
8 4 (7.27%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
8 4 (7.27%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (49.09%) J2EE
2 21 (38.18%) Spring
3 20 (36.36%) Web Services
4 17 (30.91%) CSS
5 16 (29.09%) XML
6 15 (27.27%) JSP
7 13 (23.64%) Hibernate
8 12 (21.82%) HTML
9 11 (20.00%) .NET
10 9 (16.36%) RESTful
11 8 (14.55%) .NET Framework
11 8 (14.55%) EJB
12 6 (10.91%) Ajax
12 6 (10.91%) Java EE
12 6 (10.91%) jQuery
12 6 (10.91%) Servlets
12 6 (10.91%) SOAP
13 5 (9.09%) CSS3
13 5 (9.09%) HTML5
13 5 (9.09%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 15 (27.27%) Computer Science
2 12 (21.82%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (20.00%) Management Information System
4 9 (16.36%) IVR
5 8 (14.55%) Client/Server
5 8 (14.55%) Hybrid Cloud
5 8 (14.55%) Social Media
6 4 (7.27%) User Experience
7 3 (5.45%) NHS
7 3 (5.45%) Virtual Team
8 2 (3.64%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (3.64%) Eurex
8 2 (3.64%) RIA
9 1 (1.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (1.82%) IBM Mainframe
9 1 (1.82%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 8 (14.55%) Unix
2 7 (12.73%) Windows
3 6 (10.91%) Linux
4 5 (9.09%) Solaris
5 2 (3.64%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.82%) Android
6 1 (1.82%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (38.18%) SDLC
3 18 (32.73%) Software Engineering
4 14 (25.45%) Scrum
5 13 (23.64%) Continuous Delivery
6 11 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
6 11 (20.00%) Open Source
6 11 (20.00%) Project Management
7 10 (18.18%) High Availability
8 9 (16.36%) E-Commerce
9 8 (14.55%) Analytics
9 8 (14.55%) BDD
9 8 (14.55%) Change Management
9 8 (14.55%) CRM
9 8 (14.55%) Data Architecture
9 8 (14.55%) Disaster Recovery
9 8 (14.55%) Information Architecture
9 8 (14.55%) ITIL
9 8 (14.55%) SEO
9 8 (14.55%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 47 (85.45%) Java
2 20 (36.36%) JavaScript
3 11 (20.00%) C#
4 10 (18.18%) SQL
5 4 (7.27%) PL/SQL
6 2 (3.64%) Apex Code
6 2 (3.64%) Perl
6 2 (3.64%) Python
7 1 (1.82%) COBOL
7 1 (1.82%) Go
7 1 (1.82%) PHP
7 1 (1.82%) PHP 4
7 1 (1.82%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 22 (40.00%) Degree
2 8 (14.55%) OCMJEA
3 5 (9.09%) MCSE
3 5 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (7.27%) CISSP
4 4 (7.27%) OCMJD
4 4 (7.27%) RHCE
4 4 (7.27%) SCNA
4 4 (7.27%) SCSA
5 2 (3.64%) IBM Certification
5 2 (3.64%) OCPJP
5 2 (3.64%) Postgraduate
6 1 (1.82%) ISEB
6 1 (1.82%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.82%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (1.82%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.45%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (9.09%) Docker
2 4 (7.27%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 4 (7.27%) Ansible
2 2 (3.64%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (1.82%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 23 (41.82%) Sun
2 17 (30.91%) Oracle
3 15 (27.27%) Microsoft
4 8 (14.55%) Sitecore
5 5 (9.09%) Google
6 4 (7.27%) CheckPoint
6 4 (7.27%) Lotus
7 3 (5.45%) BEA
7 3 (5.45%) IBM
7 3 (5.45%) Twitter
8 2 (3.64%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (3.64%) SAP
9 1 (1.82%) Adobe
9 1 (1.82%) Cognos
9 1 (1.82%) Perforce
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