The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Sun Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Sun Certification
UK / England
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 827 875 872
Rank change year-on-year +48 -3  
Permanent jobs citing Sun Certification 39 36 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.047% 0.039% 0.079%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.19% 0.15% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 28 30 64
Median salary £40,000 £43,750 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.57% -7.89%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £34,300
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £55,500 £65,000
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 England.

Academic & Professional Certification
England
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 20582 24543 28068
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 24.57% 26.53% 27.35%
Number of salaries quoted 16116 20102 22447
Median salary £46,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.10% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

Sun Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Sun Certification in England

Sun Certification
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Sun Certification in England

Sun Certification
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Sun Certification in England over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Sun Certification in England

Sun Certification
Job Locations in 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 England 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
South East +51 11 £36,500 +12.30% 1
East of England -2 10 £35,000 -36.36%
East Midlands +19 9 £45,000 -3.22% 1
North West -32 9 £42,500 -15.00%
London +28 6 £70,000 +40.00% 1
West Midlands +5 6 £40,000 +14.28%
Yorkshire +1 2 £50,000 -16.66% 1
Sun Certification
UK

For the 6 months to 27 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 England region with a requirement for Sun Certification.

1 53 (86.89%) Java
2 42 (68.85%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (45.90%) Spring
4 27 (44.26%) J2EE
5 25 (40.98%) Sun
5 25 (40.98%) Degree
6 22 (36.07%) Software Engineering
6 22 (36.07%) Hibernate
7 21 (34.43%) HTML
8 18 (29.51%) JavaScript
9 17 (27.87%) Oracle
9 17 (27.87%) SDLC
10 15 (24.59%) XML
10 15 (24.59%) Computer Science
10 15 (24.59%) Test Automation
11 13 (21.31%) Scrum
12 12 (19.67%) CSS
12 12 (19.67%) SQL
12 12 (19.67%) Natural Language Processing
13 11 (18.03%) Unix
14 10 (16.39%) Data Mining
14 10 (16.39%) PhD
14 10 (16.39%) Finance
14 10 (16.39%) RESTful
14 10 (16.39%) Text Mining
14 10 (16.39%) Mentoring
14 10 (16.39%) Data Structures
14 10 (16.39%) Algorithms
15 9 (14.75%) Analytical Skills
15 9 (14.75%) Computer Science Degree

Sun Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 4 (6.56%) CMS
1 4 (6.56%) nginx
1 4 (6.56%) Sitecore CMS
1 4 (6.56%) Skype for Business
2 3 (4.92%) Liferay
2 3 (4.92%) WebSphere
3 2 (3.28%) Confluence
3 2 (3.28%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (3.28%) Jetty
3 2 (3.28%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.64%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (1.64%) Apache
4 1 (1.64%) Drupal
4 1 (1.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (1.64%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.64%) WebLogic Portal
Business Applications
1 4 (6.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.64%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.84%) Google Cloud Platform
2 5 (8.20%) PaaS
3 4 (6.56%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (6.56%) Google Compute Engine
3 4 (6.56%) IaaS
3 4 (6.56%) SaaS
4 2 (3.28%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (3.28%) Amazon EMR
4 2 (3.28%) Amazon S3
4 2 (3.28%) Amazon SQS
4 2 (3.28%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (3.28%) AWS Lambda
4 2 (3.28%) CloudFront
4 2 (3.28%) OpenShift
4 2 (3.28%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.56%) Internet
1 4 (6.56%) Skype
2 2 (3.28%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (16.39%) Data Mining
1 10 (16.39%) Text Mining
2 6 (9.84%) Relational Database
3 5 (8.20%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (6.56%) Oracle Database
5 3 (4.92%) DB2
6 2 (3.28%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 2 (3.28%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (3.28%) Informix
6 2 (3.28%) MySQL
7 1 (1.64%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.64%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.64%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (1.64%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.64%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (14.75%) Maven
2 8 (13.11%) Git (software)
3 6 (9.84%) Jenkins
3 6 (9.84%) Subversion
4 5 (8.20%) JUnit
5 4 (6.56%) Cucumber
5 4 (6.56%) Gradle
5 4 (6.56%) IntelliJ
5 4 (6.56%) Mockito
5 4 (6.56%) Selenium
6 3 (4.92%) Eclipse
6 3 (4.92%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (4.92%) WebDriver
7 2 (3.28%) SonarQube
7 2 (3.28%) Sonatype Nexus
7 2 (3.28%) Spock
8 1 (1.64%) JIRA
8 1 (1.64%) TeamCity
General
1 10 (16.39%) Finance
2 9 (14.75%) Banking
2 9 (14.75%) Investment Banking
3 4 (6.56%) Games
3 4 (6.56%) Law
3 4 (6.56%) Marketing
4 1 (1.64%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.64%) Retail
4 1 (1.64%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 36 (59.02%) Developer
2 34 (55.74%) Java Developer
3 8 (13.11%) J2EE Developer
3 8 (13.11%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 7 (11.48%) Architect
5 6 (9.84%) Senior Developer
5 6 (9.84%) Senior Java Developer
6 5 (8.20%) Designer
7 4 (6.56%) Digital Architect
7 4 (6.56%) Digital Solutions Architect
7 4 (6.56%) Java Engineer
7 4 (6.56%) Junior
7 4 (6.56%) Junior Developer
7 4 (6.56%) Junior Java Developer
7 4 (6.56%) Software Engineer
7 4 (6.56%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (6.56%) UX Designer
8 3 (4.92%) Agile Developer
8 3 (4.92%) Analyst
8 3 (4.92%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (45.90%) Spring
2 27 (44.26%) J2EE
3 22 (36.07%) Hibernate
4 21 (34.43%) HTML
5 15 (24.59%) XML
6 12 (19.67%) CSS
6 12 (19.67%) Natural Language Processing
7 10 (16.39%) RESTful
8 9 (14.75%) Web Services
9 8 (13.11%) jQuery
9 8 (13.11%) JSP
10 7 (11.48%) HTML5
11 6 (9.84%) Ajax
12 5 (8.20%) .NET
13 4 (6.56%) .NET Framework
13 4 (6.56%) Guice
14 3 (4.92%) AngularJS
14 3 (4.92%) D3.js
14 3 (4.92%) Java EE
14 3 (4.92%) JSR 168
Miscellaneous
1 15 (24.59%) Computer Science
2 10 (16.39%) Algorithms
2 10 (16.39%) Data Structures
3 9 (14.75%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (13.11%) Management Information System
5 5 (8.20%) IVR
6 4 (6.56%) Client/Server
6 4 (6.56%) Hybrid Cloud
6 4 (6.56%) Social Media
6 4 (6.56%) User Experience
7 2 (3.28%) Digital Media
7 2 (3.28%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (3.28%) Fintech
7 2 (3.28%) Internet of Things
7 2 (3.28%) Mobile Banking
7 2 (3.28%) NHS
7 2 (3.28%) PMI
8 1 (1.64%) BBC
8 1 (1.64%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 11 (18.03%) Unix
2 6 (9.84%) Linux
3 4 (6.56%) Solaris
4 3 (4.92%) Android
5 2 (3.28%) Windows
6 1 (1.64%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (68.85%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (36.07%) Software Engineering
3 17 (27.87%) SDLC
4 15 (24.59%) Test Automation
5 13 (21.31%) Scrum
6 10 (16.39%) Mentoring
7 9 (14.75%) Waterfall
8 8 (13.11%) Continuous Delivery
8 8 (13.11%) Project Management
8 8 (13.11%) TDD
9 7 (11.48%) Change Management
9 7 (11.48%) CRM
9 7 (11.48%) Information Architecture
9 7 (11.48%) Open Source
9 7 (11.48%) Unit Testing
10 6 (9.84%) DevOps
11 5 (8.20%) BDD
11 5 (8.20%) Enterprise Architecture
11 5 (8.20%) High Availability
11 5 (8.20%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 53 (86.89%) Java
2 18 (29.51%) JavaScript
3 12 (19.67%) SQL
4 5 (8.20%) C#
5 3 (4.92%) PHP
6 2 (3.28%) Go
6 2 (3.28%) PHP 4
6 2 (3.28%) PHP 5
6 2 (3.28%) Python
7 1 (1.64%) C
7 1 (1.64%) C++
7 1 (1.64%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (40.98%) Degree
2 10 (16.39%) PhD
3 9 (14.75%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (6.56%) ISEB
4 4 (6.56%) ISTQB
4 4 (6.56%) OCMJD
4 4 (6.56%) OCMJEA
5 2 (3.28%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.64%) DBS Check
6 1 (1.64%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.64%) MCP
6 1 (1.64%) OCP
6 1 (1.64%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (1.64%) Postgraduate
6 1 (1.64%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.64%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (9.84%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (6.56%) Ansible
2 2 (3.28%) Kubernetes
2 2 (3.28%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (3.28%) Puppet
3 1 (1.64%) SCCM
3 1 (1.64%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 25 (40.98%) Sun
2 17 (27.87%) Oracle
3 6 (9.84%) Google
4 5 (8.20%) Microsoft
5 4 (6.56%) Sitecore
6 2 (3.28%) Sybase
7 1 (1.64%) Adobe
7 1 (1.64%) Apigee
7 1 (1.64%) Atlassian
7 1 (1.64%) BEA
7 1 (1.64%) Cloudera
7 1 (1.64%) MuleSoft
7 1 (1.64%) Remedy
London
Birch & James Associates
Salary: From £70,000 to £90,000 per annum Plus bonus
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leicestershire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
West Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
South East
Equest
Posted: 25 days ago