The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Esper for Java
Rank 915 881 905
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +24
Permanent jobs citing Esper 2 2 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.002% 0.002% 0.014%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.004% 0.004% 0.035%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 17
Average salary - £78,750 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +57.50%
UK excluding London average salary - - £50,000
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
48721 44620 52093
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 40.16% 40.19% 41.45%
Number of salaries quoted 41025 38863 46474
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
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
Top 2 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -46 2 - - 2
London -51 2 - - 1

Esper
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 18 (100.00%) Java
2 13 (72.22%) MongoDB
3 12 (66.67%) Software Engineering
3 12 (66.67%) AngularJS
4 10 (55.56%) Big Data
4 10 (55.56%) Redis
4 10 (55.56%) Akka
4 10 (55.56%) Play Framework
4 10 (55.56%) JavaScript
4 10 (55.56%) Scala
4 10 (55.56%) Hadoop
4 10 (55.56%) NoSQL
5 9 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
5 9 (50.00%) Machine Learning
5 9 (50.00%) Grails
5 9 (50.00%) jQuery
5 9 (50.00%) RESTful
5 9 (50.00%) Ruby
5 9 (50.00%) TDD
5 9 (50.00%) Pair Programming
5 9 (50.00%) Finance
5 9 (50.00%) Extreme Programming
5 9 (50.00%) Backbone.js
5 9 (50.00%) Jasmine
6 8 (44.44%) Front Office
6 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (27.78%) TIBCO
7 5 (27.78%) Mathematics
7 5 (27.78%) StreamBase
8 4 (22.22%) C++

Esper
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.56%) OpenStack
1 1 (5.56%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Heroku
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (5.56%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) SPDY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (72.22%) MongoDB
2 10 (55.56%) Big Data
2 10 (55.56%) Redis
2 10 (55.56%) Hadoop
2 10 (55.56%) NoSQL
3 3 (16.67%) KDB
4 1 (5.56%) Data Mining
4 1 (5.56%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (5.56%) CouchDB
4 1 (5.56%) Riak
4 1 (5.56%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 9 (50.00%) Jasmine
2 3 (16.67%) Maven
General
1 9 (50.00%) Finance
2 8 (44.44%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Software Engineer
1 8 (44.44%) Developer
2 6 (33.33%) Senior Software Engineer
3 5 (27.78%) Java Developer
3 5 (27.78%) Senior Java Developer
3 5 (27.78%) Senior Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Quantitative Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Java Software Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Java Software Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Java Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (66.67%) AngularJS
2 10 (55.56%) Akka
2 10 (55.56%) Play Framework
3 9 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
3 9 (50.00%) Grails
3 9 (50.00%) jQuery
3 9 (50.00%) RESTful
3 9 (50.00%) Backbone.js
4 3 (16.67%) SciPy
4 3 (16.67%) NumPy
5 1 (5.56%) HTML
5 1 (5.56%) Web Services
5 1 (5.56%) REST
5 1 (5.56%) Natural Language Processing
5 1 (5.56%) MapReduce
5 1 (5.56%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 9 (50.00%) Machine Learning
2 5 (27.78%) Mathematics
3 3 (16.67%) Visualisation
3 3 (16.67%) Open Source
3 3 (16.67%) Hedge funds
4 1 (5.56%) Statistics
4 1 (5.56%) Social Media
4 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (22.22%) Linux
2 1 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 9 (50.00%) TDD
2 9 (50.00%) Pair Programming
2 9 (50.00%) Extreme Programming
3 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (16.67%) OO
4 3 (16.67%) Refactoring
4 3 (16.67%) Unit Testing
4 3 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (5.56%) Scrum
5 1 (5.56%) Data Security
5 1 (5.56%) Complex Event Processing
5 1 (5.56%) Predictive Modelling
5 1 (5.56%) Kanban
5 1 (5.56%) Financial Modelling
5 1 (5.56%) Social Media Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) Java
2 10 (55.56%) JavaScript
2 10 (55.56%) Scala
3 9 (50.00%) Ruby
4 4 (22.22%) C++
5 3 (16.67%) Python
5 3 (16.67%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) PhD
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) TIBCO
1 5 (27.78%) StreamBase
2 3 (16.67%) Oracle
3 1 (5.56%) Google
3 1 (5.56%) Facebook
3 1 (5.56%) Twitter
3 1 (5.56%) Rackspace