The table below looks at the statistics for JSR 168 skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited JSR 168 over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Portlet Specification (JSR 168)
Rank 867 824 852
Rank change year-on-year
-43 +28
Permanent jobs citing JSR 168 15 6 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.014% 0.006% 0.030%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.037% 0.015% 0.072%
Number of salaries quoted 14 4 30
Average salary £75,000 £67,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +35.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £58,250 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £78,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £77,500 - £50,000
JSR 168
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
40980 40235 45854
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 38.29% 39.76% 41.08%
Number of salaries quoted 34745 35078 40613
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

JSR 168
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing JSR 168 across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

JSR 168 Jobs Demand Trend in England

JSR 168
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing JSR 168 across the England region.

JSR 168 Salary Trend in England

JSR 168
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing JSR 168 across the England region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

JSR 168 Salary Histogram in England

JSR 168
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JSR 168 within the England region over the 3 months to 27 August 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 -10 9 £72,500 +7.40%
South East - 7 £77,500 -
JSR 168
UK

JSR 168
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing JSR 168 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 JSR 168.

1 40 (95.24%) HTML
1 40 (95.24%) Spring
2 36 (85.71%) XML
3 35 (83.33%) Java
3 35 (83.33%) J2EE
4 34 (80.95%) JavaScript
5 33 (78.57%) Servlets
5 33 (78.57%) XHTML
6 29 (69.05%) Open Source
7 25 (59.52%) Apache
8 24 (57.14%) XSLT
8 24 (57.14%) Struts
8 24 (57.14%) Eclipse
8 24 (57.14%) MVC
9 23 (54.76%) TDD
9 23 (54.76%) Pair Programming
9 23 (54.76%) IntelliJ
9 23 (54.76%) Solaris
9 23 (54.76%) Tomcat
9 23 (54.76%) Liferay
9 23 (54.76%) Scala
9 23 (54.76%) MongoDB
9 23 (54.76%) Functional Testing
9 23 (54.76%) GitHub
9 23 (54.76%) Gradle
9 23 (54.76%) Jenkins
9 23 (54.76%) Subversion
9 23 (54.76%) JIRA
9 23 (54.76%) GigaSpaces
9 23 (54.76%) Velocity

JSR 168
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing JSR 168 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 JSR 168. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 25 (59.52%) Apache
2 23 (54.76%) Tomcat
2 23 (54.76%) Alfresco
2 23 (54.76%) Liferay
3 9 (21.43%) Adobe CQ
3 9 (21.43%) CMS
4 5 (11.90%) WebLogic Portal
4 5 (11.90%) WebLogic
5 2 (4.76%) WebSphere
6 1 (2.38%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (2.38%) WebSphere Process Server
6 1 (2.38%) WebSphere Portal
6 1 (2.38%) SAP Portal
Cloud Services
1 23 (54.76%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.76%) Network Security
2 1 (2.38%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (54.76%) MongoDB
2 3 (7.14%) RDBMS
2 3 (7.14%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.38%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (2.38%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.38%) MySQL
3 1 (2.38%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 24 (57.14%) Eclipse
2 23 (54.76%) IntelliJ
2 23 (54.76%) Subversion
2 23 (54.76%) JIRA
2 23 (54.76%) Gradle
2 23 (54.76%) Jenkins
3 2 (4.76%) Maven
4 1 (2.38%) TortoiseSVN
4 1 (2.38%) NWDS
4 1 (2.38%) Cucumber
4 1 (2.38%) Hudson
General
1 9 (21.43%) Finance
2 4 (9.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (57.14%) Developer
2 16 (38.10%) Architect
3 9 (21.43%) Java Developer
4 7 (16.67%) Technical Architect
5 5 (11.90%) Senior Developer
5 5 (11.90%) Agile Java Developer
6 4 (9.52%) Senior Java Developer
7 3 (7.14%) Web Architect
8 2 (4.76%) Agile Project Manager
8 2 (4.76%) Consultant
8 2 (4.76%) Project Manager
8 2 (4.76%) DevOps Engineer
8 2 (4.76%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 1 (2.38%) Software Engineer
9 1 (2.38%) Software Developer
9 1 (2.38%) Senior Software Engineer
9 1 (2.38%) Senior Software Developer
9 1 (2.38%) Senior Architect
9 1 (2.38%) WebSphere Portal Architect
9 1 (2.38%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (95.24%) HTML
1 40 (95.24%) Spring
2 36 (85.71%) XML
3 35 (83.33%) J2EE
4 33 (78.57%) Servlets
4 33 (78.57%) XHTML
5 24 (57.14%) XSLT
5 24 (57.14%) Struts
6 23 (54.76%) Velocity
7 16 (38.10%) JSR 286
8 12 (28.57%) Java EE
9 11 (26.19%) jQuery
9 11 (26.19%) HTML5
9 11 (26.19%) Web Services
9 11 (26.19%) Hibernate
10 9 (21.43%) JSP
10 9 (21.43%) OSGi
10 9 (21.43%) Apache Sling
10 9 (21.43%) Apache Felix
10 9 (21.43%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 29 (69.05%) Open Source
2 9 (21.43%) Social Media
2 9 (21.43%) Client/Server
3 4 (9.52%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.38%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.38%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 23 (54.76%) Solaris
2 3 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (57.14%) MVC
2 23 (54.76%) TDD
2 23 (54.76%) Pair Programming
2 23 (54.76%) Continuous Integration
2 23 (54.76%) Functional Testing
3 22 (52.38%) Web Application Development
3 22 (52.38%) Extreme Programming
4 15 (35.71%) E-Commerce
5 13 (30.95%) Quality Management
6 10 (23.81%) Content Management
7 9 (21.43%) Workflow Management
7 9 (21.43%) Workflow
8 3 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (4.76%) Software Engineering
9 2 (4.76%) Scrum
9 2 (4.76%) OO
9 2 (4.76%) SOA
9 2 (4.76%) DevOps
10 1 (2.38%) ERP
10 1 (2.38%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 35 (83.33%) Java
2 34 (80.95%) JavaScript
3 23 (54.76%) Groovy
3 23 (54.76%) Scala
4 2 (4.76%) Perl
5 1 (2.38%) PHP
5 1 (2.38%) SQL
5 1 (2.38%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (21.43%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) QA
Vendors
1 23 (54.76%) GigaSpaces
2 9 (21.43%) Adobe
3 6 (14.29%) JBoss
4 4 (9.52%) Oracle
5 3 (7.14%) Cognizant
6 2 (4.76%) IBM
7 1 (2.38%) SAP
7 1 (2.38%) Zend