Period
to 18 January 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 18 January 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
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 162 137 169
Rank change year-on-year -25 +32 +9
Permanent jobs citing Sun 19 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.59% 0.35% 0.069%
As % of the Vendors category 1.30% 0.84% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 2
Cheshire median annual salary £43,750 £19,000 £30,606
Median salary % change year-on-year +130.26% -37.92% -52.91%
10th Percentile £22,000 £18,500 £22,961
90th Percentile £69,000 £19,500 £39,069
North West median annual salary £26,500 £40,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year -33.75% +33.33% -33.33%

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 1,461 956 1,159
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 45.00% 42.28% 40.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1,110 768 985
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -1.32% -5.00%
10th Percentile £22,750 £21,000 £21,330
90th Percentile £65,000 £57,500 £57,500
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +2.56%

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 18 January 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 18 January 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 -38 11 £24,000 - 1
Chester - 1 - -
Crewe - 1 £40,000 -
Sun
North West

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Sun.

1 15 (78.95%) Finance
2 13 (68.42%) Java
3 12 (63.16%) Sun Certification
4 11 (57.89%) Banking
4 11 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (47.37%) Waterfall
6 8 (42.11%) Software Engineering
6 8 (42.11%) Test Automation
6 8 (42.11%) JavaScript
6 8 (42.11%) SDLC
7 7 (36.84%) Risk Management
8 6 (31.58%) Wealth Management
8 6 (31.58%) Investment Banking
8 6 (31.58%) Windows
8 6 (31.58%) Law
9 5 (26.32%) Adobe
9 5 (26.32%) ITIL
9 5 (26.32%) Degree
10 4 (21.05%) BASE24
10 4 (21.05%) IVR
10 4 (21.05%) Android
10 4 (21.05%) Apple iOS
10 4 (21.05%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 4 (21.05%) Line Management
11 3 (15.79%) ITIL V3
11 3 (15.79%) Internet
11 3 (15.79%) AIX
11 3 (15.79%) Linux
11 3 (15.79%) OO
11 3 (15.79%) 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 4 (21.05%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (5.26%) CICS
2 1 (5.26%) Confluence
2 1 (5.26%) JBoss
2 1 (5.26%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (5.26%) OmniGraffle
1 1 (5.26%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (21.05%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) OpenShift
1 1 (5.26%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) Internet
2 1 (5.26%) ATM
2 1 (5.26%) LDAP
2 1 (5.26%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) DB2
1 2 (10.53%) IMS/DB
2 1 (5.26%) MySQL
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Jenkins
1 2 (10.53%) JUnit
2 1 (5.26%) Axure RP
2 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.26%) Gradle
2 1 (5.26%) Selenium
2 1 (5.26%) Sikuli
2 1 (5.26%) SonarQube
2 1 (5.26%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (5.26%) Subversion
2 1 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 15 (78.95%) Finance
2 11 (57.89%) Banking
3 6 (31.58%) Investment Banking
3 6 (31.58%) Law
4 2 (10.53%) Advertising
4 2 (10.53%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (26.32%) Developer
2 4 (21.05%) Java Developer
2 4 (21.05%) Software Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Desktop Support
3 3 (15.79%) Junior
4 2 (10.53%) Head of Infrastructure
4 2 (10.53%) Junior Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Junior Java Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Designer
5 1 (5.26%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (5.26%) Head of Operations
5 1 (5.26%) Head of Support
5 1 (5.26%) Junior Software Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Mainframe Designer
5 1 (5.26%) Mainframe Software Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Software Designer
5 1 (5.26%) Technical Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) HTML
1 3 (15.79%) J2EE
2 2 (10.53%) CSS
2 2 (10.53%) OAuth
2 2 (10.53%) XML
3 1 (5.26%) AngularJS
3 1 (5.26%) JSON
3 1 (5.26%) JSP
3 1 (5.26%) Middleware
3 1 (5.26%) OAuth2
3 1 (5.26%) SailPoint
3 1 (5.26%) Servlets
3 1 (5.26%) SOAP
3 1 (5.26%) SPML
3 1 (5.26%) Spring
3 1 (5.26%) Spring Boot
3 1 (5.26%) Spring Cloud
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) IVR
2 2 (10.53%) Fintech
2 2 (10.53%) Internet of Things
2 2 (10.53%) Mainframe
2 2 (10.53%) Online Banking
3 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (5.26%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (5.26%) N-Tier
3 1 (5.26%) PMI
3 1 (5.26%) Private Cloud
3 1 (5.26%) RIA
3 1 (5.26%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (31.58%) Windows
2 4 (21.05%) Android
2 4 (21.05%) Apple iOS
3 3 (15.79%) AIX
3 3 (15.79%) Linux
4 2 (10.53%) Mac OS
4 2 (10.53%) Unix
4 2 (10.53%) Windows Vista
4 2 (10.53%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (47.37%) Waterfall
3 8 (42.11%) SDLC
3 8 (42.11%) Software Engineering
3 8 (42.11%) Test Automation
4 7 (36.84%) Risk Management
5 6 (31.58%) Wealth Management
6 5 (26.32%) ITIL
7 4 (21.05%) Line Management
8 3 (15.79%) ITIL V3
8 3 (15.79%) OO
8 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (15.79%) TDD
9 2 (10.53%) Conflict Management
9 2 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (10.53%) Investment Management
9 2 (10.53%) Project Management
9 2 (10.53%) Test Strategy
9 2 (10.53%) UML
10 1 (5.26%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 13 (68.42%) Java
2 8 (42.11%) JavaScript
3 2 (10.53%) COBOL
3 2 (10.53%) SQL
4 1 (5.26%) BeanShell
Qualifications
1 12 (63.16%) Sun Certification
2 5 (26.32%) Degree
3 1 (5.26%) CISSP
3 1 (5.26%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (5.26%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) Adobe
2 2 (10.53%) IBM
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle
3 1 (5.26%) Apigee
3 1 (5.26%) CA
3 1 (5.26%) CyberArk
3 1 (5.26%) HP
3 1 (5.26%) MuleSoft
3 1 (5.26%) Novell
3 1 (5.26%) PeopleSoft
3 1 (5.26%) SAP
3 1 (5.26%) Sybase