The table below looks at the statistics for Esper skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Esper over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Esper for Java
Rank 888 872 884
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +12
Permanent jobs citing Esper 9 18 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.008% 0.016% 0.001%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.022% 0.040% 0.002%
Number of salaries quoted 9 13 0
Average salary £67,500 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -
UK excluding London average salary - £40,000 -

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
41311 44859 48721
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 36.89% 40.97% 42.19%
Number of salaries quoted 35589 37930 43357
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Esper
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Esper Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Esper
Salary Trend

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

Esper Salary Trend in the UK

Esper
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Esper over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 within the UK.

Esper Salary Histogram in the UK

Esper
Top 3 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Esper within the UK over the 3 months to 19 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
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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 +26 9 £67,500 -3.57% 2
England -11 9 £67,500 +50.00% 2
City of London +34 4 £90,000 +33.33% 1

Esper
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Esper 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 Esper.

1 16 (100.00%) Java
2 12 (75.00%) Spring
3 9 (56.25%) HTML5
3 9 (56.25%) Analytics
3 9 (56.25%) HTML
4 8 (50.00%) Hibernate
4 8 (50.00%) Banking
4 8 (50.00%) Investment Banking
4 8 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (43.75%) Finance
6 5 (31.25%) Algorithmic Trading
7 4 (25.00%) KDB
7 4 (25.00%) Multithreading
7 4 (25.00%) Complex Event Processing
7 4 (25.00%) Front Office
8 3 (18.75%) C++
8 3 (18.75%) Open Source
8 3 (18.75%) Hedge funds
8 3 (18.75%) Oracle
8 3 (18.75%) MongoDB
8 3 (18.75%) OO
8 3 (18.75%) Unit Testing
8 3 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (18.75%) Software Engineering
8 3 (18.75%) Refactoring
8 3 (18.75%) SciPy
8 3 (18.75%) Python
8 3 (18.75%) Degree
8 3 (18.75%) AngularJS

Esper
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Esper 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 Esper. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (25.00%) KDB
3 3 (18.75%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Maven
General
1 8 (50.00%) Banking
1 8 (50.00%) Investment Banking
2 7 (43.75%) Finance
3 4 (25.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 16 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (31.25%) Java Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Senior Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Quantitative Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Senior Quantitative Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (75.00%) Spring
2 9 (56.25%) HTML5
2 9 (56.25%) HTML
3 8 (50.00%) Hibernate
4 3 (18.75%) AngularJS
4 3 (18.75%) Pyramid
4 3 (18.75%) Pandas
4 3 (18.75%) SciPy
5 2 (12.50%) NumPy
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Open Source
1 3 (18.75%) Hedge funds
2 1 (6.25%) Algorithms
2 1 (6.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (6.25%) Statistics
2 1 (6.25%) Mathematics
2 1 (6.25%) Physics
2 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.25%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Analytics
2 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (31.25%) Algorithmic Trading
4 4 (25.00%) Multithreading
4 4 (25.00%) Complex Event Processing
5 3 (18.75%) OO
5 3 (18.75%) Unit Testing
5 3 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (18.75%) Software Engineering
5 3 (18.75%) Refactoring
6 2 (12.50%) Systematic Trading
7 1 (6.25%) Time Series Analysis
7 1 (6.25%) Electronic Trading
7 1 (6.25%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (18.75%) C++
2 3 (18.75%) Python
3 1 (6.25%) C
3 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Oracle
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