The table below looks at the statistics for JCAPS skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited JCAPS over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java CAPS
Rank 853 879 849
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -30
Permanent jobs citing JCAPS 1 10 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.001% 0.009% 0.007%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.005% 0.043% 0.033%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 6
Average salary £55,000 £60,000 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +96.72%
UK excluding London average salary - £60,000 £30,500
% change year-on-year
- +96.72%
JCAPS
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Application Platforms Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
20964 23205 21450
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 21.04% 21.16% 21.06%
Number of salaries quoted 17570 19500 18351
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

JCAPS
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing JCAPS across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

JCAPS Jobs Demand Trend in England

JCAPS
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing JCAPS across the England region.

JCAPS Salary Trend in England

JCAPS
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JCAPS within the England region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +45 1 £55,000 +57.14%
JCAPS
UK

JCAPS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing JCAPS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited JCAPS.

1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
1 5 (100.00%) Web Services
1 5 (100.00%) SOA
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Waterfall
2 4 (80.00%) MongoDB
2 4 (80.00%) Big Data
2 4 (80.00%) JSF
2 4 (80.00%) Client/Server
2 4 (80.00%) Unit Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Database Tuning
2 4 (80.00%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (80.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 4 (80.00%) Migration
2 4 (80.00%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (80.00%) Sun
2 4 (80.00%) HP
2 4 (80.00%) EMC
2 4 (80.00%) Informatica
2 4 (80.00%) UNIX
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) UML
2 4 (80.00%) C
2 4 (80.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) PL/SQL
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) .NET
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (20.00%) MS Project

JCAPS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing JCAPS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited JCAPS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (80.00%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Project
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) MongoDB
1 4 (80.00%) Big Data
1 4 (80.00%) PostgreSQL
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle Developer
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) Web Services
2 4 (80.00%) JSF
2 4 (80.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (20.00%) NHS
2 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) UNIX
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) SOA
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Waterfall
2 4 (80.00%) Unit Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Database Tuning
2 4 (80.00%) Migration
2 4 (80.00%) UML
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Logistics
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) C
1 4 (80.00%) C#
1 4 (80.00%) Java
1 4 (80.00%) PL/SQL
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
2 4 (80.00%) Sun
2 4 (80.00%) HP
2 4 (80.00%) EMC
2 4 (80.00%) Informatica
3 1 (20.00%) InterSystems