The table below looks at the statistics for BREW skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BREW over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Binary Runtime Environment for Wireless (BREW)
Rank 884 926 864
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -62
Permanent jobs citing BREW 8 3 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.007% 0.003% 0.015%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.019% 0.007% 0.037%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 14
Average salary £30,000 £80,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-62.50% +220.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £80,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £80,000 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 - £25,000

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

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
41070 45471 43326
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.50% 38.87% 39.85%
Number of salaries quoted 35057 38635 37492
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

BREW
Jobs Demand Trend

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

BREW Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

BREW
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing BREW within the UK.

BREW Salary Trend in the UK

BREW
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BREW over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 within the UK.

BREW Salary Histogram in the UK

BREW
Top 3 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BREW within the UK over the 3 months to 31 July 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
England +24 8 £30,000 -62.50% 3
Manchester - 8 £30,000 - 2
North West - 8 £30,000 - 2

BREW
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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 8 (61.54%) C
1 8 (61.54%) C++
1 8 (61.54%) Java
1 8 (61.54%) Windows
1 8 (61.54%) Linux
1 8 (61.54%) Bluetooth
1 8 (61.54%) GPRS
1 8 (61.54%) GSM
1 8 (61.54%) MPEG
1 8 (61.54%) Symbian
1 8 (61.54%) UMTS
1 8 (61.54%) VoIP
1 8 (61.54%) WLAN
1 8 (61.54%) SVG
1 8 (61.54%) OpenGL
1 8 (61.54%) Middleware
1 8 (61.54%) Mobile Commerce
1 8 (61.54%) DRM
1 8 (61.54%) DVB
1 8 (61.54%) Flash
1 8 (61.54%) J2ME
1 8 (61.54%) Wi-Fi
1 8 (61.54%) Device Driver
1 8 (61.54%) UIQ
1 8 (61.54%) Series 60
1 8 (61.54%) Multimedia
1 8 (61.54%) Speech Recognition
1 8 (61.54%) Software Engineering
1 8 (61.54%) Windows Mobile
1 8 (61.54%) Nucleus RTOS

BREW
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (15.38%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (61.54%) Bluetooth
1 8 (61.54%) GPRS
1 8 (61.54%) GSM
1 8 (61.54%) UMTS
1 8 (61.54%) VoIP
1 8 (61.54%) WLAN
1 8 (61.54%) DVB
1 8 (61.54%) Wi-Fi
1 8 (61.54%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (15.38%) Base SAS
1 2 (15.38%) SAS Enterprise Miner
2 1 (7.69%) MySQL
General
1 8 (61.54%) Finance
1 8 (61.54%) Automotive
1 8 (61.54%) Multimedia
2 4 (30.77%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Software Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Graduate
2 4 (30.77%) Consultant
2 4 (30.77%) Graduate Software Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Developer
4 1 (7.69%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (61.54%) Flash
1 8 (61.54%) J2ME
1 8 (61.54%) SVG
1 8 (61.54%) OpenGL
1 8 (61.54%) Middleware
1 8 (61.54%) UIQ
1 8 (61.54%) Series 60
1 8 (61.54%) Qt
1 8 (61.54%) OpenAL
1 8 (61.54%) OpenCL
Miscellaneous
1 8 (61.54%) MPEG
1 8 (61.54%) Device Driver
1 8 (61.54%) iPhone
2 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (15.38%) Economics
3 2 (15.38%) Statistics
3 2 (15.38%) Mathematics
3 2 (15.38%) Physics
4 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (61.54%) Windows
1 8 (61.54%) Linux
1 8 (61.54%) Windows Mobile
1 8 (61.54%) Nucleus RTOS
1 8 (61.54%) Android
1 8 (61.54%) Windows 7
1 8 (61.54%) Windows 8
2 4 (30.77%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Mobile Commerce
1 8 (61.54%) DRM
1 8 (61.54%) Speech Recognition
1 8 (61.54%) Software Engineering
1 8 (61.54%) Mentoring
2 4 (30.77%) Analytics
2 4 (30.77%) Project Management
3 2 (15.38%) Operations Research
3 2 (15.38%) Business Development
3 2 (15.38%) Predictive Analytics
3 2 (15.38%) Use Case
3 2 (15.38%) Performance Management
4 1 (7.69%) Predictive Modelling
4 1 (7.69%) OO PHP
4 1 (7.69%) Line Management
4 1 (7.69%) OO
4 1 (7.69%) Unit Testing
4 1 (7.69%) MVC
4 1 (7.69%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) C
1 8 (61.54%) C++
1 8 (61.54%) Java
2 2 (15.38%) SQL
3 1 (7.69%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Degree
2 2 (15.38%) PhD
2 2 (15.38%) MBA
3 1 (7.69%) Postgraduate
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Symbian
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