The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun Certification
Rank 182 196 -
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -
Permanent jobs citing Sun Certification 10 12 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.21% 0.24% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.78% 0.83% -
Number of salaries quoted 10 12 0
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -6.25%
Qualifications Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1274 1449 1172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 26.14% 28.97% 25.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1013 1185 969
Average salary £42,500 £39,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.97% +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Sun Certification
England

Sun Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Sun Certification across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 24 April 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sun Certification within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Warwickshire - 5 £51,500 -
Coventry +4 3 £32,500 -13.33%
Worcestershire +5 1 £25,000 -58.33%
Solihull - 1 £35,000 -
Herefordshire - 1 £25,000 -
Sun Certification
England

Sun Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 15 (100.00%) Java
1 15 (100.00%) Sun
2 10 (66.67%) Degree
3 9 (60.00%) J2EE
4 8 (53.33%) Struts
4 8 (53.33%) Spring
5 7 (46.67%) OCPJP
5 7 (46.67%) OCMJD
5 7 (46.67%) Hibernate
5 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (46.67%) Apache
6 6 (40.00%) Linux
6 6 (40.00%) SQL
6 6 (40.00%) Oracle
7 5 (33.33%) Tomcat
7 5 (33.33%) PhD
7 5 (33.33%) Pair Programming
7 5 (33.33%) Scrum
7 5 (33.33%) Computer Science
7 5 (33.33%) Software Engineering
8 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
8 3 (20.00%) EJB
9 2 (13.33%) CSS
9 2 (13.33%) Web Services
9 2 (13.33%) HTML
9 2 (13.33%) OCPJWCD
9 2 (13.33%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (6.67%) BDD
10 1 (6.67%) REST
10 1 (6.67%) CSS3

Sun Certification
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 7 (46.67%) Apache
2 5 (33.33%) Tomcat
3 1 (6.67%) GlassFish
3 1 (6.67%) WebSphere
3 1 (6.67%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Eclipse RCP
1 1 (6.67%) Eclipse
Job Titles
1 15 (100.00%) Developer
1 15 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 7 (46.67%) J2EE Developer
2 7 (46.67%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 5 (33.33%) Analyst
3 5 (33.33%) Software Support Analyst
3 5 (33.33%) Support Analyst
3 5 (33.33%) Developer Analyst
4 4 (26.67%) Senior Architect
4 4 (26.67%) Agile Java Developer
4 4 (26.67%) Java Architect
4 4 (26.67%) Senior Java Architect
4 4 (26.67%) Senior Developer
4 4 (26.67%) Architect
4 4 (26.67%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Java Software Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Programmer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Software Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Java Programmer
5 1 (6.67%) Java Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (60.00%) J2EE
2 8 (53.33%) Struts
2 8 (53.33%) Spring
3 7 (46.67%) Hibernate
4 3 (20.00%) EJB
5 2 (13.33%) CSS
5 2 (13.33%) Web Services
5 2 (13.33%) HTML
6 1 (6.67%) REST
6 1 (6.67%) CSS3
6 1 (6.67%) Spring MVC
6 1 (6.67%) Spring Web Flow
6 1 (6.67%) jQuery
6 1 (6.67%) SWT
6 1 (6.67%) COM
6 1 (6.67%) XML
6 1 (6.67%) XSLT
6 1 (6.67%) JSP
6 1 (6.67%) SOAP
6 1 (6.67%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 2 (13.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Linux
2 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (33.33%) Pair Programming
2 5 (33.33%) Scrum
2 5 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (6.67%) BDD
3 1 (6.67%) TDD
3 1 (6.67%) MVC
3 1 (6.67%) Content Management
3 1 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (6.67%) Web Development
3 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
3 1 (6.67%) OO
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (40.00%) SQL
3 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (66.67%) Degree
2 7 (46.67%) OCPJP
2 7 (46.67%) OCMJD
3 5 (33.33%) PhD
4 2 (13.33%) OCPJWCD
5 1 (6.67%) CIW
5 1 (6.67%) OCP
5 1 (6.67%) Oracle Certification
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) Sun
2 6 (40.00%) Oracle
3 1 (6.67%) SAP
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.67%) JBoss