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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun Certification
Rank 59 66 54
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -12
Permanent jobs citing Sun Certification 2 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.38% 0.68% 0.28%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.39% 1.54% 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £45,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +4.00%
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
144 259 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 27.64% 43.82% 21.75%
Number of salaries quoted 104 203 71
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
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 17 April 2015, 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 16 (100.00%) Java
1 16 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 16 (100.00%) SQL
1 16 (100.00%) Servlets
1 16 (100.00%) SOAP
1 16 (100.00%) Struts
1 16 (100.00%) Web Services
1 16 (100.00%) XML
1 16 (100.00%) XSLT
1 16 (100.00%) UNIX
1 16 (100.00%) HPUX
1 16 (100.00%) Solaris
1 16 (100.00%) Linux
1 16 (100.00%) OO
1 16 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 16 (100.00%) Subversion
1 16 (100.00%) Spring
1 16 (100.00%) Maven
1 16 (100.00%) XPath
1 16 (100.00%) Degree
1 16 (100.00%) jQuery
2 12 (75.00%) Banking
3 10 (62.50%) VMware
3 10 (62.50%) Financial Institution
3 10 (62.50%) MVC
3 10 (62.50%) Finance
3 10 (62.50%) JAXB
3 10 (62.50%) WebSphere MQ
3 10 (62.50%) Computer Science
3 10 (62.50%) Spring MVC

Sun Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 10 (62.50%) WebSphere Application Server
1 10 (62.50%) WebSphere
2 6 (37.50%) Adobe CQ
2 6 (37.50%) Tomcat
2 6 (37.50%) MQSeries
Communications & Networking
1 10 (62.50%) IPv4
2 6 (37.50%) Internet
2 6 (37.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) MySQL
1 6 (37.50%) RDBMS
1 6 (37.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (100.00%) Subversion
1 16 (100.00%) Maven
2 10 (62.50%) SoapUI
3 6 (37.50%) Ant
3 6 (37.50%) JUnit
3 6 (37.50%) Eclipse
3 6 (37.50%) Log4j
General
1 12 (75.00%) Banking
2 10 (62.50%) Financial Institution
2 10 (62.50%) Finance
3 6 (37.50%) Retail
4 5 (31.25%) Manufacturing
5 3 (18.75%) Games
Job Titles
1 16 (100.00%) Developer
1 16 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 10 (62.50%) Senior Developer
2 10 (62.50%) Senior Java Developer
3 5 (31.25%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 3 (18.75%) J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (100.00%) Servlets
1 16 (100.00%) SOAP
1 16 (100.00%) Struts
1 16 (100.00%) Web Services
1 16 (100.00%) XML
1 16 (100.00%) XSLT
1 16 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 16 (100.00%) Spring
1 16 (100.00%) jQuery
2 10 (62.50%) RESTful
2 10 (62.50%) Spring MVC
2 10 (62.50%) JAXB
2 10 (62.50%) SAX
2 10 (62.50%) WebSphere MQ
2 10 (62.50%) Java EE
2 10 (62.50%) JSF
2 10 (62.50%) JDBC
2 10 (62.50%) JSP
2 10 (62.50%) XSD
2 10 (62.50%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 10 (62.50%) Client/Server
1 10 (62.50%) Computer Science
2 6 (37.50%) Web 2.0
3 2 (12.50%) Online Gambling
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) UNIX
1 16 (100.00%) HPUX
1 16 (100.00%) Solaris
1 16 (100.00%) Linux
2 10 (62.50%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) OO
2 10 (62.50%) MVC
2 10 (62.50%) Multithreading
2 10 (62.50%) Test Automation
3 6 (37.50%) Content Management
3 6 (37.50%) E-Commerce
4 5 (31.25%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) Java
1 16 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 16 (100.00%) SQL
1 16 (100.00%) XPath
2 10 (62.50%) C
2 10 (62.50%) C++
Qualifications
1 16 (100.00%) Degree
System Software
1 10 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 10 (62.50%) VirtualBox
Vendors
1 10 (62.50%) VMware
2 6 (37.50%) Oracle
2 6 (37.50%) IBM
2 6 (37.50%) Sun
2 6 (37.50%) Interwoven