The table below looks at the statistics for BREW skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BREW over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Binary Runtime Environment for Wireless (BREW)
Rank 621 619 643
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +24
Permanent jobs citing BREW 2 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.004% 0.009% 0.008%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.011% 0.023% 0.019%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 3
Average salary - £73,750 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +34.09%
UK excluding London average salary - £25,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- -33.33%
BREW
England

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 London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
17776 17506 20716
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 37.76% 39.68% 40.99%
Number of salaries quoted 15187 15035 18383
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

BREW
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

BREW Jobs Demand Trend in London

BREW
Salary Trend in London

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

BREW Salary Trend in London

BREW
Top 10 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the London region citing BREW 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 BREW.

1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) J2ME
1 4 (100.00%) Symbian
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
1 4 (100.00%) Android
1 4 (100.00%) iPhone
2 3 (75.00%) Mobile Banking
2 3 (75.00%) Banking
3 2 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (25.00%) Mobile Commerce

BREW
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the London region citing BREW 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 BREW. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Architect
1 4 (100.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) J2ME
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) iPhone
2 3 (75.00%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile Commerce
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Symbian