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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java CAPS
Rank 857 855 866
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +11
Permanent jobs citing JCAPS 8 8 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.008% 0.008% 0.011%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.036% 0.038% 0.054%
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 12
Average salary £55,000 £71,250 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.80% +97.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £62,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £80,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £71,250 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-36.84% +97.91%
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
22165 21274 22279
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 21.40% 21.15% 20.71%
Number of salaries quoted 18903 17652 19525
Average salary £43,500 £42,850 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.51% +0.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,783 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.13% +0.73%

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
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing JCAPS across the England region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

JCAPS Salary Histogram 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 24 December 2014. 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 -6 4 £60,000 -
South East -14 4 £45,000 -36.84% 2
JCAPS
UK

JCAPS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 23 (100.00%) UNIX
2 19 (82.61%) Middleware
3 16 (69.57%) Java
4 14 (60.87%) Oracle
5 12 (52.17%) WebLogic
6 11 (47.83%) Linux
7 10 (43.48%) Web Services
7 10 (43.48%) Solaris
7 10 (43.48%) WebSphere
7 10 (43.48%) Degree
8 9 (39.13%) SOA
8 9 (39.13%) Sun
9 7 (30.43%) Ant
9 7 (30.43%) XML
9 7 (30.43%) Tomcat
9 7 (30.43%) Client/Server
9 7 (30.43%) Eclipse
9 7 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (30.43%) Subversion
9 7 (30.43%) Maven
9 7 (30.43%) Java EE
9 7 (30.43%) Unit Testing
9 7 (30.43%) Big Data
10 6 (26.09%) Windows
10 6 (26.09%) Clustering
10 6 (26.09%) GlassFish
11 5 (21.74%) J2EE
11 5 (21.74%) JBoss
11 5 (21.74%) RDBMS
11 5 (21.74%) HP

JCAPS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 12 (52.17%) WebLogic
2 10 (43.48%) WebSphere
3 7 (30.43%) Tomcat
4 6 (26.09%) GlassFish
5 5 (21.74%) JBoss
6 4 (17.39%) Mule
6 4 (17.39%) Liferay
7 3 (13.04%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (8.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 2 (8.70%) SharePoint
8 2 (8.70%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 4 (17.39%) LDAP
2 3 (13.04%) HTTP
3 2 (8.70%) TCP/IP
3 2 (8.70%) DNS
3 2 (8.70%) Firewall
3 2 (8.70%) iSCSI
3 2 (8.70%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (30.43%) Big Data
2 5 (21.74%) Relational Database
2 5 (21.74%) RDBMS
3 3 (13.04%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (13.04%) MongoDB
4 2 (8.70%) Oracle Database
5 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
5 1 (4.35%) DB2
Development Applications
1 7 (30.43%) Eclipse
1 7 (30.43%) Subversion
1 7 (30.43%) Maven
1 7 (30.43%) Ant
2 4 (17.39%) ClearCase
2 4 (17.39%) JIRA
2 4 (17.39%) Hudson
2 4 (17.39%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (4.35%) Finance
1 1 (4.35%) French Language
Job Titles
1 5 (21.74%) Developer
1 5 (21.74%) Analyst
1 5 (21.74%) Support Analyst
1 5 (21.74%) Applications Support
1 5 (21.74%) Applications Support Analyst
2 4 (17.39%) Architect
2 4 (17.39%) Technical Architect
2 4 (17.39%) Middleware Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) Oracle Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Senior Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Java Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Applications Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Programmer
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Java Programmer
5 1 (4.35%) Delivery Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Java Programmer
5 1 (4.35%) Services Delivery Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (82.61%) Middleware
2 10 (43.48%) Web Services
3 7 (30.43%) XML
3 7 (30.43%) Java EE
4 5 (21.74%) J2EE
5 4 (17.39%) Struts
5 4 (17.39%) JMS
5 4 (17.39%) WebSphere MQ
5 4 (17.39%) Oracle Fusion
5 4 (17.39%) XML Messaging
5 4 (17.39%) Spring
6 3 (13.04%) JSF
6 3 (13.04%) RESTful
6 3 (13.04%) .NET
6 3 (13.04%) EJB
6 3 (13.04%) SOAP
7 2 (8.70%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 7 (30.43%) Client/Server
2 6 (26.09%) Clustering
3 4 (17.39%) Digital Media
3 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.35%) Data Integration
4 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 23 (100.00%) UNIX
2 11 (47.83%) Linux
3 10 (43.48%) Solaris
4 6 (26.09%) Windows
5 2 (8.70%) Windows Vista
5 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (8.70%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (39.13%) SOA
2 7 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (30.43%) Unit Testing
3 4 (17.39%) Incident Management
3 4 (17.39%) Benchmarking
3 4 (17.39%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (17.39%) Scrum
4 3 (13.04%) UML
4 3 (13.04%) Database Tuning
4 3 (13.04%) Waterfall
4 3 (13.04%) Migration
5 2 (8.70%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (8.70%) Software Deployment
6 1 (4.35%) Master Data Management
6 1 (4.35%) Capacity Management
6 1 (4.35%) ITIL
6 1 (4.35%) Data Management
6 1 (4.35%) Problem Management
6 1 (4.35%) EAI
6 1 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 16 (69.57%) Java
2 4 (17.39%) SQL
3 3 (13.04%) PL/SQL
3 3 (13.04%) C
3 3 (13.04%) C#
4 2 (8.70%) VBScript
4 2 (8.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (43.48%) Degree
2 2 (8.70%) MCSE
2 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) ISA Server
1 2 (8.70%) VMware ESX
1 2 (8.70%) VMware Workstation
1 2 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 2 (8.70%) Tivoli
1 2 (8.70%) AppManager
1 2 (8.70%) MIMEsweeper
1 2 (8.70%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (60.87%) Oracle
2 9 (39.13%) Sun
3 5 (21.74%) HP
3 5 (21.74%) EMC
4 3 (13.04%) Informatica
5 2 (8.70%) Websense
5 2 (8.70%) VMware
5 2 (8.70%) Citrix
5 2 (8.70%) Dell
5 2 (8.70%) Cisco
6 1 (4.35%) IBM
6 1 (4.35%) Sybase
6 1 (4.35%) Tumbleweed
6 1 (4.35%) TIBCO