The table below looks at the statistics for Sun Certification in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sun Certification over the 3 months to 27 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun Certification
Rank 231 221 207
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -14
Permanent jobs citing Sun Certification 8 5 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.13% 0.088% 0.39%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.50% 0.34% 1.39%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 21
Median salary £35,000 £50,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% +53.84%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £47,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +31.94%
Sun Certification
England

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

Qualifications Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1599 1474 1506
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 25.98% 25.98% 27.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1145 1138 1198
Median salary £40,000 £41,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +2.43%

Sun Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing Sun Certification as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Sun Certification Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Sun Certification
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Sun Certification Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Sun Certification
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Sun Certification across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 June 2016.

Sun Certification Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Sun Certification
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sun Certification within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 June 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
(Click see detailed
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
Birmingham -11 7 £35,000 -30.00%
Staffordshire - 1 £50,000 -
Sun Certification
England

Sun Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Sun Certification.

1 21 (100.00%) Java
2 20 (95.24%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (90.48%) JavaScript
3 19 (90.48%) Web Services
3 19 (90.48%) XML
4 18 (85.71%) HTML
4 18 (85.71%) Hibernate
4 18 (85.71%) Scrum
4 18 (85.71%) Spring
4 18 (85.71%) Mentoring
5 14 (66.67%) Servlets
6 13 (61.90%) E-Commerce
6 13 (61.90%) SQL
6 13 (61.90%) MVC
6 13 (61.90%) HTML5
6 13 (61.90%) TDD
6 13 (61.90%) jQuery
7 7 (33.33%) Software Engineering
7 7 (33.33%) Sun
8 6 (28.57%) J2EE
8 6 (28.57%) CSS
8 6 (28.57%) JSP
8 6 (28.57%) Degree
8 6 (28.57%) Computer Science
9 5 (23.81%) RESTful
9 5 (23.81%) PostgreSQL
9 5 (23.81%) Oracle
10 2 (9.52%) Unit Testing
11 1 (4.76%) Open Source Development
11 1 (4.76%) Web Development

Sun Certification
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 1 (4.76%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.76%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.76%) JUnit
General
1 1 (4.76%) Finance
1 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (100.00%) Developer
1 21 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 7 (33.33%) HTML Developer
2 7 (33.33%) Java Programmer
2 7 (33.33%) Programmer
2 7 (33.33%) Web Programmer
3 6 (28.57%) J2EE Developer
3 6 (28.57%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 6 (28.57%) XML Developer
4 3 (14.29%) SQL Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Agile Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Agile Java Developer
5 2 (9.52%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (9.52%) SQL Programmer
5 2 (9.52%) XML Programmer
6 1 (4.76%) HTML CSS Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Agile Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (90.48%) Web Services
1 19 (90.48%) XML
2 18 (85.71%) Hibernate
2 18 (85.71%) HTML
2 18 (85.71%) Spring
3 14 (66.67%) Servlets
4 13 (61.90%) HTML5
4 13 (61.90%) jQuery
5 6 (28.57%) CSS
5 6 (28.57%) J2EE
5 6 (28.57%) JSP
6 5 (23.81%) RESTful
7 1 (4.76%) EJB
7 1 (4.76%) Memcached
7 1 (4.76%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (95.24%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (85.71%) Mentoring
2 18 (85.71%) Scrum
3 13 (61.90%) E-Commerce
3 13 (61.90%) MVC
3 13 (61.90%) TDD
4 7 (33.33%) Software Engineering
5 2 (9.52%) Unit Testing
6 1 (4.76%) Integration Testing
6 1 (4.76%) Open Source
6 1 (4.76%) Open Source Development
6 1 (4.76%) Pay per click
6 1 (4.76%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 21 (100.00%) Java
2 19 (90.48%) JavaScript
3 13 (61.90%) SQL
4 1 (4.76%) Go
4 1 (4.76%) PHP
4 1 (4.76%) PHP 4
4 1 (4.76%) PHP 5
4 1 (4.76%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (28.57%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 7 (33.33%) Sun
2 5 (23.81%) Oracle
3 1 (4.76%) Google