The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Sun products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Sun over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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

Sun
East of England / Bedfordshire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 65 78 -
Rank change year-on-year +13 -  
Permanent jobs citing Sun 3 10 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 0.50% 1.10% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.91% 2.04% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 10 0
Median salary £45,000 £61,750 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -27.12% -  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year -10.00% +7.52%  

Sun is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Bedfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 330 491 540
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 54.64% 53.90% 48.74%
Number of salaries quoted 234 443 462
Median salary £49,000 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.66% +16.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,508 £37,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

Sun
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedfordshire citing Sun as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Sun in Bedfordshire

Sun
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Salary trend for Sun in Bedfordshire

Sun
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sun within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 June 2017. 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 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
Bedford - 3 £45,000 -
Sun
East of England

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, IT jobs citing Sun 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Sun.

1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) J2EE
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) JSP
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) Sun Certification
1 3 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Spring
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
1 3 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (100.00%) RESTful
1 3 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 3 (100.00%) Computer Science Degree

Sun
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) J2EE Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Java Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) J2EE
1 3 (100.00%) JSP
1 3 (100.00%) RESTful
1 3 (100.00%) Spring
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
1 3 (100.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
1 3 (100.00%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle