Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for Sun Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Sun Certification
England > North West
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 354 360 364
Rank change year-on-year +6 +4 -
Permanent jobs citing Sun Certification 12 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.091% 0.024% 0.023%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.43% 0.11% 0.091%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 2
North West median annual salary £57,500 £32,000 £39,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +79.69% -18.47% -
10th Percentile £51,250 £16,200 £36,375
90th Percentile £65,750 £51,000 £42,325
England median annual salary £51,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +28.75% - +5.26%

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 permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
North West
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 2791 2779 3285
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 21.27% 22.45% 25.24%
Number of salaries quoted 2133 2204 2512
North West median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £22,500 £25,500 £21,750
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

Sun Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for Sun Certification in the North West

Sun Certification
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Sun Certification in the North West

Sun Certification
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Sun Certification in the North West over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Sun Certification in the North West

Sun Certification
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sun Certification within the North West region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. 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
Manchester -16 6 - -
Cheshire -19 6 £57,500 - 1
Sun Certification
England

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 North West region with a requirement for Sun Certification.

1 12 (100.00%) Java
2 11 (91.67%) Sun
2 11 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (91.67%) Software Engineering
3 8 (66.67%) TDD
3 8 (66.67%) Spring
4 7 (58.33%) J2EE
5 6 (50.00%) Change Management
5 6 (50.00%) Finance
5 6 (50.00%) C
5 6 (50.00%) Windows
5 6 (50.00%) Linux
5 6 (50.00%) OOA/OOD
5 6 (50.00%) OO
5 6 (50.00%) JSF
5 6 (50.00%) Spring MVC
5 6 (50.00%) Java EE
5 6 (50.00%) Release Management
5 6 (50.00%) Atlassian
5 6 (50.00%) GWT
5 6 (50.00%) Apache Wicket
5 6 (50.00%) MVC
5 6 (50.00%) Hibernate
5 6 (50.00%) SQL
5 6 (50.00%) DV Cleared
5 6 (50.00%) Security Cleared
5 6 (50.00%) Git (software)
5 6 (50.00%) Memory Management
5 6 (50.00%) High Availability
5 6 (50.00%) Cloudera

Sun Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 3 (25.00%) Confluence
2 1 (8.33%) CICS
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (8.33%) DB2
2 1 (8.33%) IMS/DB
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (16.67%) JUnit
2 2 (16.67%) SonarQube
2 2 (16.67%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (8.33%) Selenium
3 1 (8.33%) Sikuli
General
1 6 (50.00%) Finance
2 5 (41.67%) Banking
3 4 (33.33%) Investment Banking
4 1 (8.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Software Engineer
2 6 (50.00%) J2EE Software Engineer
2 6 (50.00%) Java Engineer
2 6 (50.00%) Java J2EE Software Engineer
2 6 (50.00%) Java Software Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Designer
3 2 (16.67%) Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Java Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Lead Designer
4 1 (8.33%) Mainframe Designer
4 1 (8.33%) Mainframe Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Programme Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Software Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (66.67%) Spring
2 7 (58.33%) J2EE
3 6 (50.00%) Apache Wicket
3 6 (50.00%) GWT
3 6 (50.00%) Hibernate
3 6 (50.00%) Java EE
3 6 (50.00%) JSF
3 6 (50.00%) Spring MVC
4 2 (16.67%) Spring Boot
4 2 (16.67%) Spring Cloud
5 1 (8.33%) JSON
5 1 (8.33%) OAuth
5 1 (8.33%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (16.67%) Fintech
2 2 (16.67%) Internet of Things
3 1 (8.33%) Mainframe
3 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (8.33%) N-Tier
3 1 (8.33%) Online Banking
3 1 (8.33%) PMI
3 1 (8.33%) Private Cloud
3 1 (8.33%) RIA
3 1 (8.33%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Linux
1 6 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (91.67%) Software Engineering
2 8 (66.67%) TDD
3 6 (50.00%) Change Management
3 6 (50.00%) High Availability
3 6 (50.00%) Low Latency
3 6 (50.00%) Memory Management
3 6 (50.00%) MVC
3 6 (50.00%) OO
3 6 (50.00%) OOA/OOD
3 6 (50.00%) Release Management
3 6 (50.00%) SDLC
4 5 (41.67%) Waterfall
5 4 (33.33%) Test Automation
5 4 (33.33%) Wealth Management
6 3 (25.00%) Risk Management
6 3 (25.00%) Test Strategy
7 2 (16.67%) BDD
7 2 (16.67%) DevOps
7 2 (16.67%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (50.00%) C
2 6 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (8.33%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) DV Cleared
1 6 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (8.33%) PMI Certification
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 11 (91.67%) Sun
2 6 (50.00%) Atlassian
2 6 (50.00%) Cloudera
3 1 (8.33%) Apigee
3 1 (8.33%) MuleSoft
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle