Period
to 26 May 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 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 6 months to 26 May 2018 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
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
26 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 164 131 143
Rank change year-on-year -33 +12 +28
Permanent jobs citing Sun 18 14 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.58% 0.59% 0.042%
As % of the Vendors category 1.26% 1.29% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 1
Cheshire median annual salary £24,000 £19,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.32% -57.78% -21.74%
10th Percentile £22,000 £18,500 £42,500
90th Percentile £48,100 £19,500 £47,500
North West median annual salary £100,000 £40,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year +150.00% +45.45% -46.34%

Sun is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Cheshire.

All Vendors
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 1,434 1,082 965
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 45.84% 45.44% 40.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1,053 826 776
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £23,875 £21,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £59,375 £57,500
North West median annual salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +7.50% - -

Sun
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing Sun as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for Sun in Cheshire

Sun
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for Sun in Cheshire

Sun
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Sun in Cheshire over the 6 months to 26 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Sun in Cheshire

Sun
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sun within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 26 May 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Knutsford -21 15 £24,000 -
Chester - 3 £55,000 - 2
Sun
North West

For the 6 months to 26 May 2018, IT jobs citing Sun also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for Sun.

1 16 (88.89%) Java
2 15 (83.33%) Banking
3 14 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (72.22%) Finance
5 12 (66.67%) Risk Management
5 12 (66.67%) Sun Certification
6 10 (55.56%) Software Engineering
6 10 (55.56%) Waterfall
7 9 (50.00%) JavaScript
8 8 (44.44%) Law
8 8 (44.44%) Test Automation
8 8 (44.44%) Investment Banking
8 8 (44.44%) Degree
8 8 (44.44%) Wealth Management
8 8 (44.44%) SDLC
9 7 (38.89%) Linux
10 6 (33.33%) Adobe
11 5 (27.78%) BASE24
11 5 (27.78%) IVR
11 5 (27.78%) Unix
11 5 (27.78%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 5 (27.78%) Opscode Chef
11 5 (27.78%) Android
11 5 (27.78%) OAuth
11 5 (27.78%) Apple iOS
12 4 (22.22%) Jenkins
12 4 (22.22%) MuleSoft
12 4 (22.22%) Windows
12 4 (22.22%) AIX
12 4 (22.22%) HTML

Sun
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 5 (27.78%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 3 (16.67%) Apache
2 3 (16.67%) Confluence
2 3 (16.67%) JBoss
2 3 (16.67%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (5.56%) OmniGraffle
1 1 (5.56%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (27.78%) BASE24
2 1 (5.56%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (16.67%) OpenShift
1 3 (16.67%) PaaS
2 1 (5.56%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) Internet
1 3 (16.67%) SSL
2 1 (5.56%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) MySQL
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Jenkins
2 3 (16.67%) CA Release Automation
2 3 (16.67%) SonarQube
2 3 (16.67%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (5.56%) Axure RP
3 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
3 1 (5.56%) Gradle
3 1 (5.56%) JUnit
3 1 (5.56%) Selenium
3 1 (5.56%) Sikuli
3 1 (5.56%) Subversion
General
1 15 (83.33%) Banking
2 13 (72.22%) Finance
3 8 (44.44%) Investment Banking
3 8 (44.44%) Law
4 2 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Junior
2 6 (33.33%) Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Java Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Junior Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Technician
4 3 (16.67%) Junior Java Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Architect
5 2 (11.11%) Software Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support Technician
6 1 (5.56%) Delivery Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 1 (5.56%) Junior Software Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Support Technician
6 1 (5.56%) Technical Delivery Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (27.78%) OAuth
2 4 (22.22%) HTML
3 3 (16.67%) J2EE
3 3 (16.67%) Middleware
3 3 (16.67%) Spring
3 3 (16.67%) Spring Boot
3 3 (16.67%) Spring Cloud
4 2 (11.11%) CSS
4 2 (11.11%) JSP
4 2 (11.11%) LDAP
4 2 (11.11%) OAuth2
4 2 (11.11%) SailPoint
4 2 (11.11%) Servlets
4 2 (11.11%) SOAP
4 2 (11.11%) SPML
4 2 (11.11%) XML
5 1 (5.56%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) IVR
2 3 (16.67%) Fintech
2 3 (16.67%) Internet of Things
3 2 (11.11%) Computer Science
3 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (11.11%) Online Banking
4 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.56%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (5.56%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (5.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (38.89%) Linux
2 5 (27.78%) Android
2 5 (27.78%) Apple iOS
2 5 (27.78%) Unix
3 4 (22.22%) AIX
3 4 (22.22%) Windows
4 2 (11.11%) Mac OS
4 2 (11.11%) Windows Vista
4 2 (11.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (66.67%) Risk Management
3 10 (55.56%) Software Engineering
3 10 (55.56%) Waterfall
4 8 (44.44%) SDLC
4 8 (44.44%) Test Automation
4 8 (44.44%) Wealth Management
5 3 (16.67%) Acceptance Criteria
5 3 (16.67%) API Design
5 3 (16.67%) Change Management
5 3 (16.67%) DevOps
5 3 (16.67%) Investment Management
5 3 (16.67%) OO
5 3 (16.67%) Open Source
5 3 (16.67%) UML
5 3 (16.67%) Validation
6 2 (11.11%) Identity Access Management
6 2 (11.11%) Identity Management
6 2 (11.11%) Privileged Access Management
6 2 (11.11%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 16 (88.89%) Java
2 9 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (11.11%) BeanShell
3 2 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (66.67%) Sun Certification
2 8 (44.44%) Degree
3 2 (11.11%) CISSP
3 2 (11.11%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (27.78%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (16.67%) BladeLogic
2 3 (16.67%) CA Wily
3 1 (5.56%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) Adobe
2 4 (22.22%) MuleSoft
3 3 (16.67%) Apigee
3 3 (16.67%) CA
4 2 (11.11%) CyberArk
4 2 (11.11%) HP
4 2 (11.11%) IBM
4 2 (11.11%) Novell
4 2 (11.11%) Oracle
4 2 (11.11%) PeopleSoft
4 2 (11.11%) Ping Identity
4 2 (11.11%) SAP
4 2 (11.11%) Sybase
5 1 (5.56%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (5.56%) Siebel