The table below looks at the statistics for Sun Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sun Certification over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun Certification
Rank 64 54 46
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -8
Permanent jobs citing Sun Certification 12 2 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 1.94% 0.54% 2.42%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.03% 1.46% 7.48%
Number of salaries quoted 11 0 0
Average salary £45,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £35,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -17.64%
Sun Certification
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Watford region.

Qualifications Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
199 137 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 32.15% 37.23% 32.31%
Number of salaries quoted 167 126 96
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £23,950
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Sun Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Sun Certification across the Watford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Sun Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Sun Certification
Salary Trend in Watford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Sun Certification across the Watford region.

Sun Certification Salary Trend in Watford

Sun Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Watford region 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 21 (100.00%) UNIX
1 21 (100.00%) Solaris
1 21 (100.00%) Linux
1 21 (100.00%) Java
1 21 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 21 (100.00%) SQL
1 21 (100.00%) Struts
1 21 (100.00%) XML
1 21 (100.00%) Subversion
2 15 (71.43%) JUnit
2 15 (71.43%) Eclipse
2 15 (71.43%) Finance
2 15 (71.43%) Manufacturing
2 15 (71.43%) Retail
2 15 (71.43%) JMS
2 15 (71.43%) HTML
2 15 (71.43%) J2EE
2 15 (71.43%) CSS
2 15 (71.43%) Tomcat
2 15 (71.43%) HTTP
2 15 (71.43%) Content Management
2 15 (71.43%) Oracle
2 15 (71.43%) IBM
2 15 (71.43%) Sun
2 15 (71.43%) E-Commerce
3 14 (66.67%) OO
3 14 (66.67%) XPath
3 14 (66.67%) HPUX
3 14 (66.67%) jQuery
3 14 (66.67%) XSLT

Sun Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Watford region 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 15 (71.43%) Tomcat
2 13 (61.90%) WebSphere Application Server
2 13 (61.90%) WebSphere
3 8 (38.10%) Adobe CQ
3 8 (38.10%) MQSeries
4 7 (33.33%) IBM HTTP Server
4 7 (33.33%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (71.43%) HTTP
2 8 (38.10%) Internet
3 6 (28.57%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (38.10%) MySQL
1 8 (38.10%) RDBMS
1 8 (38.10%) Relational Database
2 7 (33.33%) DB2
Development Applications
1 21 (100.00%) Subversion
2 15 (71.43%) JUnit
2 15 (71.43%) Eclipse
3 14 (66.67%) Maven
4 8 (38.10%) Ant
4 8 (38.10%) Log4j
5 7 (33.33%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
5 7 (33.33%) Rational Application Developer
6 6 (28.57%) SoapUI
General
1 15 (71.43%) Finance
1 15 (71.43%) Manufacturing
1 15 (71.43%) Retail
2 7 (33.33%) Banking
3 6 (28.57%) Financial Institution
4 5 (23.81%) Games
Job Titles
1 21 (100.00%) Developer
1 21 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 8 (38.10%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 6 (28.57%) Senior Java Developer
3 6 (28.57%) Senior Developer
4 5 (23.81%) Consultant
4 5 (23.81%) J2EE Developer
4 5 (23.81%) Java Consultant
4 5 (23.81%) Support Consultant
5 2 (9.52%) Java Programmer
5 2 (9.52%) Programmer
5 2 (9.52%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (100.00%) Struts
1 21 (100.00%) XML
2 15 (71.43%) JMS
2 15 (71.43%) HTML
2 15 (71.43%) J2EE
2 15 (71.43%) CSS
3 14 (66.67%) Web Services
3 14 (66.67%) Servlets
3 14 (66.67%) SOAP
3 14 (66.67%) XSLT
3 14 (66.67%) Hibernate
3 14 (66.67%) Spring
3 14 (66.67%) jQuery
4 13 (61.90%) JDBC
4 13 (61.90%) JSP
5 8 (38.10%) JSON
5 8 (38.10%) XMLBeans
5 8 (38.10%) Ajax
5 8 (38.10%) REST
6 7 (33.33%) JSTL
Miscellaneous
1 8 (38.10%) Web 2.0
2 6 (28.57%) Computer Science
2 6 (28.57%) Client/Server
3 1 (4.76%) Online Gambling
Operating Systems
1 21 (100.00%) UNIX
1 21 (100.00%) Solaris
1 21 (100.00%) Linux
2 14 (66.67%) HPUX
3 13 (61.90%) AIX
4 7 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (71.43%) E-Commerce
1 15 (71.43%) Content Management
2 14 (66.67%) OO
3 13 (61.90%) MVC
4 7 (33.33%) RAD
4 7 (33.33%) Web Development
4 7 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (28.57%) Multithreading
5 6 (28.57%) Test Automation
5 6 (28.57%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 21 (100.00%) Java
1 21 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 21 (100.00%) SQL
2 14 (66.67%) XPath
3 7 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 7 (33.33%) Perl
4 6 (28.57%) C
4 6 (28.57%) C++
Qualifications
1 14 (66.67%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (28.57%) VirtualBox
Vendors
1 15 (71.43%) Oracle
1 15 (71.43%) IBM
1 15 (71.43%) Sun
2 8 (38.10%) Interwoven
3 6 (28.57%) VMware