Period
to 3 June 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Sun Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 3 June 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Sun Certification
UK
6 months to
3 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 847 1079 1109
Rank change year-on-year +232 +30 +31
Permanent jobs citing Sun Certification 24 18 85
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.027% 0.013% 0.049%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.13% 0.051% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 24 17 74
Median annual salary £113,750 £57,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +97.83% -4.17% +50.00%
10th Percentile £45,000 £31,945 £33,775
90th Percentile £143,750 £72,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £33,936 £52,500
% change year-on-year +32.60% -35.36% +31.25%

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 with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
UK
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 18,880 35,221 40,803
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 21.56% 24.70% 23.72%
Number of salaries quoted 13,782 25,140 30,781
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £49,271
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +1.48% +9.49%
10th Percentile £28,772 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £84,875 £81,250 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +7.14%

Sun Certification
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Sun Certification as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Sun Certification in the UK

Sun Certification
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Sun Certification.

Salary trend for Sun Certification in the UK

Sun Certification
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Sun Certification over the 6 months to 3 June 2020.

Salary histogram for Sun Certification in the UK

Sun Certification
Top 7 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sun Certification within the UK over the 6 months to 3 June 2020. 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
England +221 20 £115,000 +100.00% 5
London +145 17 £115,000 +100.00% 2
UK excluding London +176 7 £45,000 +32.60% 3
Wales - 4 £45,000 -
South East +123 2 £45,000 -48.57% 2
North of England +118 1 £65,000 -
Yorkshire +107 1 £65,000 -

For the 6 months to 3 June 2020, IT jobs citing Sun Certification 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 with a requirement for Sun Certification.

1 24 (100.00%) Java
2 23 (95.83%) SQL
3 21 (87.50%) Web Services
3 21 (87.50%) Python
4 18 (75.00%) SQL Server
4 18 (75.00%) Mentoring
5 17 (70.83%) Microservices
5 17 (70.83%) Amazon Redshift
5 17 (70.83%) Docker
5 17 (70.83%) DevOps
5 17 (70.83%) Kubernetes
5 17 (70.83%) Apigee
5 17 (70.83%) AWS Lambda
5 17 (70.83%) gRPC
5 17 (70.83%) Serverless
5 17 (70.83%) Technology Roadmap
5 17 (70.83%) Amazon ECS
5 17 (70.83%) MySQL
5 17 (70.83%) Data Warehouse
5 17 (70.83%) Apache
5 17 (70.83%) PostgreSQL
5 17 (70.83%) Asset Management
5 17 (70.83%) AWS
6 16 (66.67%) Artifactory
6 16 (66.67%) Jenkins
6 16 (66.67%) Investment Management
6 16 (66.67%) OAuth
6 16 (66.67%) Hedge funds
6 16 (66.67%) Google
6 16 (66.67%) Banking

Sun Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 17 (70.83%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 17 (70.83%) Amazon ECS
1 17 (70.83%) Apigee
1 17 (70.83%) AWS
1 17 (70.83%) AWS Lambda
1 17 (70.83%) Serverless
2 16 (66.67%) Azure
2 16 (66.67%) GCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 17 (70.83%) Amazon Redshift
2 17 (70.83%) Data Warehouse
2 17 (70.83%) MySQL
2 17 (70.83%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (16.67%) Apache Cassandra
3 4 (16.67%) MongoDB
3 4 (16.67%) Neo4j
3 4 (16.67%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 16 (66.67%) Artifactory
1 16 (66.67%) GitLab
1 16 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 4 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 4 (16.67%) Maven
3 1 (4.17%) JUnit
General
1 16 (66.67%) Back Office
1 16 (66.67%) Banking
1 16 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (70.83%) Architect
1 17 (70.83%) AWS Architect
1 17 (70.83%) AWS Solutions Architect
1 17 (70.83%) Java Architect
1 17 (70.83%) Java Solutions Architect
1 17 (70.83%) Solutions Architect
2 16 (66.67%) Cloud Architect
2 16 (66.67%) Cloud Solutions Architect
2 16 (66.67%) Data Architect
3 4 (16.67%) Java Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Java Software Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Software Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Java Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Full Stack Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Junior
6 1 (4.17%) Junior Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Redshift Architect
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (87.50%) Web Services
2 17 (70.83%) gRPC
3 16 (66.67%) OAuth
3 16 (66.67%) Swagger
4 6 (25.00%) Spring
5 4 (16.67%) Dropwizard
5 4 (16.67%) Java EE
5 4 (16.67%) JMX
5 4 (16.67%) JPA
5 4 (16.67%) JSF
5 4 (16.67%) RESTful
5 4 (16.67%) Spring Boot
6 2 (8.33%) Hibernate
7 1 (4.17%) Kafka
7 1 (4.17%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 16 (66.67%) Hedge funds
2 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.17%) Linux
1 1 (4.17%) Unix
1 1 (4.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (75.00%) Mentoring
2 17 (70.83%) Asset Management
2 17 (70.83%) DevOps
2 17 (70.83%) Microservices
2 17 (70.83%) Technology Roadmap
3 16 (66.67%) Investment Management
4 6 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (16.67%) BDD
5 4 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
5 4 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (16.67%) Dependency Management
5 4 (16.67%) Release Management
5 4 (16.67%) Software Engineering
5 4 (16.67%) TDD
6 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
6 1 (4.17%) Data Analysis
6 1 (4.17%) Dependency Injection
6 1 (4.17%) Economics
6 1 (4.17%) Mathematics
6 1 (4.17%) Statistical Modelling
Programming Languages
1 24 (100.00%) Java
2 23 (95.83%) SQL
3 21 (87.50%) Python
4 5 (20.83%) PL/SQL
5 1 (4.17%) C#
5 1 (4.17%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) Degree
2 1 (4.17%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (4.17%) Numerate Degree
System Software
1 17 (70.83%) Docker
Systems Management
1 17 (70.83%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 16 (66.67%) Google
2 5 (20.83%) Oracle
3 4 (16.67%) Perforce
4 1 (4.17%) Thunderhead