The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for Sun Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Sun Certification
England / East of England
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 256 253 280
Rank change year-on-year -3 +27  
Permanent jobs citing Sun Certification 10 1 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.16% 0.015% 0.16%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.53% 0.050% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 16 1 3
Median salary £45,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.18% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £50,000 £49,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £60,000 £67,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% -10.52%  

Sun Certification is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England.

Academic & Professional Certification
East of England
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1876 1987 2554
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 30.43% 29.26% 31.21%
Number of salaries quoted 3055 3437 4402
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £26,250 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,750 £63,750 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

Sun Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Sun Certification as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Sun Certification in the East of England

Sun Certification
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Sun Certification in the East of England.

Salary trend for Sun Certification in the East of England

Sun Certification
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Sun Certification in the East of England over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Sun Certification in the East of England

Sun Certification
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sun Certification within the East of England region over the 3 months to 29 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
Cambridgeshire - 6 £35,000 -
Bedfordshire - 3 £45,000 -
Essex - 1 £22,500 -
Sun Certification
England

For the 6 months to 29 June 2017, IT jobs citing Sun Certification 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 East of England region with a requirement for Sun Certification.

1 15 (100.00%) Java
1 15 (100.00%) Spring
2 14 (93.33%) J2EE
3 13 (86.67%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (86.67%) Hibernate
4 10 (66.67%) Text Mining
4 10 (66.67%) PhD
4 10 (66.67%) Data Mining
4 10 (66.67%) Natural Language Processing
4 10 (66.67%) Data Structures
4 10 (66.67%) Algorithms
5 4 (26.67%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (26.67%) Mentoring
5 4 (26.67%) Computer Science
5 4 (26.67%) Degree
5 4 (26.67%) XML
5 4 (26.67%) Sun
5 4 (26.67%) Oracle
5 4 (26.67%) JSP
6 3 (20.00%) HTML
6 3 (20.00%) CSS
6 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
6 3 (20.00%) Web Services
6 3 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (20.00%) Software Engineering
6 3 (20.00%) Scrum
6 3 (20.00%) RESTful
7 2 (13.33%) EJB
8 1 (6.67%) SQL
8 1 (6.67%) SOAP

Sun Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 1 (6.67%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (66.67%) Data Mining
1 10 (66.67%) Text Mining
2 3 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (6.67%) NoSQL
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
3 1 (6.67%) RDBMS
3 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (100.00%) Developer
1 15 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 3 (20.00%) J2EE Developer
2 3 (20.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Graduate
3 1 (6.67%) Graduate Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Graduate Java Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Java Swing Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (6.67%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (100.00%) Spring
2 14 (93.33%) J2EE
3 13 (86.67%) Hibernate
4 10 (66.67%) Natural Language Processing
5 4 (26.67%) JSP
5 4 (26.67%) XML
6 3 (20.00%) CSS
6 3 (20.00%) HTML
6 3 (20.00%) RESTful
6 3 (20.00%) Web Services
7 2 (13.33%) EJB
8 1 (6.67%) Java EE
8 1 (6.67%) JAXB
8 1 (6.67%) JAXP
8 1 (6.67%) jQuery
8 1 (6.67%) SOAP
8 1 (6.67%) Struts
8 1 (6.67%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 10 (66.67%) Algorithms
1 10 (66.67%) Data Structures
2 4 (26.67%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (86.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (26.67%) Mentoring
3 3 (20.00%) Scrum
3 3 (20.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (66.67%) PhD
2 4 (26.67%) Computer Science Degree
2 4 (26.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Oracle
1 4 (26.67%) Sun