The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sun products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sun over the 3 months to 28 May 2015 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
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun
Rank 104 111 113
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +2
Permanent jobs citing Sun 6 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.51% 0.072% 0.067%
As % of the Vendors category 0.89% 0.15% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 0
Average salary £52,500 £22,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+133.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +13.33%
Sun
South East

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

Vendors Category
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
675 653 725
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 56.87% 46.94% 48.43%
Number of salaries quoted 606 587 576
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £24,150 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,200 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Sun
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

Sun Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Sun
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Sun Salary Trend in West Sussex

Sun
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sun within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Horsham +8 5 £52,500 +133.33% 1
Crawley - 1 £60,000 -
Sun
South East

Sun
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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 23 (95.83%) J2EE
1 23 (95.83%) JavaScript
1 23 (95.83%) OCPJP
1 23 (95.83%) Software Engineering
1 23 (95.83%) Dojo
2 20 (83.33%) Computer Science
2 20 (83.33%) Spring
2 20 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (83.33%) Windows
2 20 (83.33%) Oracle
2 20 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 20 (83.33%) Linux
2 20 (83.33%) Apache
2 20 (83.33%) Oracle Certification
3 19 (79.17%) Degree
4 18 (75.00%) Java
5 16 (66.67%) Web Services
5 16 (66.67%) Multithreading
5 16 (66.67%) jQuery
6 13 (54.17%) Hibernate
7 10 (41.67%) OCMJD
7 10 (41.67%) UML
8 8 (33.33%) Ajax
9 7 (29.17%) WebSphere
9 7 (29.17%) Load Balancing
9 7 (29.17%) JSON
9 7 (29.17%) GlassFish
9 7 (29.17%) Maven
9 7 (29.17%) AOP
9 7 (29.17%) NetBeans

Sun
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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 20 (83.33%) Apache
2 7 (29.17%) WebSphere
2 7 (29.17%) GlassFish
2 7 (29.17%) Tomcat
2 7 (29.17%) JBoss
2 7 (29.17%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.17%) OLTP
2 1 (4.17%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 7 (29.17%) Maven
1 7 (29.17%) NetBeans
1 7 (29.17%) Eclipse
1 7 (29.17%) JUnit
2 5 (20.83%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 5 (20.83%) Subversion
2 5 (20.83%) StarTeam
2 5 (20.83%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 18 (75.00%) Java Developer
1 18 (75.00%) Developer
2 16 (66.67%) J2EE Developer
2 16 (66.67%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 7 (29.17%) Software Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Senior J2EE Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Senior Java Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Senior Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Software Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) UNIX Administrator
6 1 (4.17%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (95.83%) J2EE
1 23 (95.83%) Dojo
2 20 (83.33%) Spring
3 16 (66.67%) Web Services
3 16 (66.67%) jQuery
4 13 (54.17%) Hibernate
5 8 (33.33%) Ajax
6 7 (29.17%) JSON
6 7 (29.17%) J2SE
6 7 (29.17%) JMS
6 7 (29.17%) HTML
7 5 (20.83%) CSS
7 5 (20.83%) JDBC
7 5 (20.83%) Servlets
7 5 (20.83%) SOAP
7 5 (20.83%) XML
7 5 (20.83%) RESTful
8 4 (16.67%) JAX-WS
9 2 (8.33%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 20 (83.33%) Computer Science
2 7 (29.17%) Clustering
3 3 (12.50%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 20 (83.33%) Windows
1 20 (83.33%) Linux
2 1 (4.17%) UNIX
2 1 (4.17%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (95.83%) Software Engineering
2 20 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (66.67%) Multithreading
4 10 (41.67%) UML
5 7 (29.17%) Load Balancing
5 7 (29.17%) AOP
6 2 (8.33%) Business Development
7 1 (4.17%) Requirements Analysis
7 1 (4.17%) OOP
7 1 (4.17%) OO
7 1 (4.17%) Process Improvement
7 1 (4.17%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 23 (95.83%) JavaScript
2 18 (75.00%) Java
3 7 (29.17%) SQL
3 7 (29.17%) C++
Qualifications
1 23 (95.83%) OCPJP
2 20 (83.33%) Oracle Certification
3 19 (79.17%) Degree
4 10 (41.67%) OCMJD
5 4 (16.67%) Security Cleared
6 3 (12.50%) SC Cleared
6 3 (12.50%) OCPJWCD
6 3 (12.50%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) QA
Vendors
1 20 (83.33%) Oracle