The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sun products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sun over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Sun Microsystems, Inc.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun
Rank 58 48 56
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +8
Permanent jobs citing Sun 2 22 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.36% 4.25% 1.16%
As % of the Vendors category 0.72% 7.33% 2.38%
Number of salaries quoted 0 12 0
Average salary - £55,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
Sun
Hertfordshire

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

Vendors Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
277 300 210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 49.29% 57.92% 48.72%
Number of salaries quoted 232 199 149
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Sun
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

Sun Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Sun
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Sun Salary Trend in Watford

Sun
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Watford region citing Sun 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.

1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) J2EE
1 2 (100.00%) DB2
1 2 (100.00%) Ant
1 2 (100.00%) JUnit
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 2 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 2 (100.00%) EJB
1 2 (100.00%) JDBC
1 2 (100.00%) JSP
1 2 (100.00%) Servlets
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) Struts
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) XSD
1 2 (100.00%) XSLT
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) HPUX
1 2 (100.00%) Solaris
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) RAD
1 2 (100.00%) Apache
1 2 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (100.00%) XHTML
1 2 (100.00%) MQSeries
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce

Sun
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Watford region citing Sun 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 2 (100.00%) Apache
1 2 (100.00%) CMS
1 2 (100.00%) MQSeries
1 2 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) DB2
1 2 (100.00%) Jackrabbit
1 2 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 2 (100.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Ant
1 2 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) JUnit
1 2 (100.00%) Log4j
1 2 (100.00%) Mockito
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce Developer
1 2 (100.00%) J2EE Developer
1 2 (100.00%) J2EE WebSphere Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Java Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Java E-Commerce Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Java WebSphere Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Developer
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) ActiveMQ
1 2 (100.00%) EJB
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) J2EE
1 2 (100.00%) JDBC
1 2 (100.00%) JMS
1 2 (100.00%) JSON
1 2 (100.00%) JSP
1 2 (100.00%) JSTL
1 2 (100.00%) REST
1 2 (100.00%) Servlets
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
1 2 (100.00%) Spring Integration
1 2 (100.00%) Struts
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) XHTML
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) XSD
1 2 (100.00%) XSLT
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) HPUX
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Solaris
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (100.00%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) ATG
1 2 (100.00%) Blue Martini
1 2 (100.00%) Elastic Path
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) Interwoven