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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Binary Runtime Environment for Wireless (BREW)
Rank - 891 882
Permanent jobs citing BREW 0 10 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK - 0.009% 0.008%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.023% 0.020%
Number of salaries quoted 0 10 7
Average salary - £72,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +93.33%
UK excluding London average salary - £56,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +50.00%

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
41656 43834 46049
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 36.99% 40.36% 40.25%
Number of salaries quoted 35239 37985 40357
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
Top 9 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) J2ME
1 3 (100.00%) Symbian
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) Android
1 3 (100.00%) iPhone
2 2 (66.67%) Mobile Banking
2 2 (66.67%) Banking
3 1 (33.33%) Technical Architecture

BREW
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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.

General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Architect
1 3 (100.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) J2ME
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) iPhone
2 2 (66.67%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Symbian