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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Esper for Java
Rank 865 905 880
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -25
Permanent jobs citing Esper 18 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.017% 0.002% 0.006%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.045% 0.004% 0.016%
Number of salaries quoted 18 0 7
Average salary £61,250 - £75,000
90% offered a salary of more than £57,500 - £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £91,500 - £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 - £37,500

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
40417 46852 44018
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.83% 39.90% 40.46%
Number of salaries quoted 34526 40022 38253
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 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 22 May 2015 within the UK.

Esper Salary Histogram in the UK

Esper
Top 6 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 22 May 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
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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
England +51 18 £61,250 - 4
London +60 17 £57,500 - 3
City of London - 6 £90,000 - 1
South East - 1 £65,000 - 1
Reading - 1 £65,000 - 1
Berkshire - 1 £65,000 - 1

Esper
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 32 (78.05%) Java
1 32 (78.05%) Spring
2 26 (63.41%) Finance
3 25 (60.98%) Multithreading
3 25 (60.98%) Concurrent Programming
4 21 (51.22%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (46.34%) Algorithmic Trading
5 19 (46.34%) Complex Event Processing
6 9 (21.95%) Linux
7 8 (19.51%) Management Information System
7 8 (19.51%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (19.51%) RHCE
7 8 (19.51%) Red Hat
7 8 (19.51%) Time Management
7 8 (19.51%) VMware Infrastructure
7 8 (19.51%) Workflow
7 8 (19.51%) VMware
7 8 (19.51%) Information Security
7 8 (19.51%) Product Management
7 8 (19.51%) Enterprise Software
7 8 (19.51%) Performance Tuning
7 8 (19.51%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (19.51%) RHCSA
8 7 (17.07%) HTML5
8 7 (17.07%) Maven
8 7 (17.07%) JMS
8 7 (17.07%) HTML
8 7 (17.07%) JDBC
9 6 (14.63%) CORBA
9 6 (14.63%) SQL

Esper
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 (2.44%) Lightstreamer
1 1 (2.44%) Apache
1 1 (2.44%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) IaaS
1 1 (2.44%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.44%) SSH
1 1 (2.44%) DHCP
1 1 (2.44%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (19.51%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (14.63%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.44%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (17.07%) Maven
2 6 (14.63%) JUnit
2 6 (14.63%) Gradle
3 1 (2.44%) Subversion
3 1 (2.44%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.44%) Cucumber
General
1 26 (63.41%) Finance
2 6 (14.63%) Front Office
2 6 (14.63%) Investment Banking
2 6 (14.63%) Banking
Job Titles
1 32 (78.05%) Developer
2 26 (63.41%) Java Developer
3 15 (36.59%) Senior Java Developer
3 15 (36.59%) Senior Developer
4 8 (19.51%) Technical Support
4 8 (19.51%) Support Engineer
4 8 (19.51%) Technical Support Engineer
4 8 (19.51%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (78.05%) Spring
2 7 (17.07%) HTML5
2 7 (17.07%) JMS
2 7 (17.07%) HTML
2 7 (17.07%) JDBC
3 6 (14.63%) CORBA
3 6 (14.63%) J2SE
3 6 (14.63%) Hibernate
3 6 (14.63%) RabbitMQ
3 6 (14.63%) Kafka
4 1 (2.44%) Java EE
4 1 (2.44%) Middleware
4 1 (2.44%) JMX
4 1 (2.44%) Memcached
4 1 (2.44%) Ehcache
4 1 (2.44%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.51%) Management Information System
1 8 (19.51%) Enterprise Software
1 8 (19.51%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (14.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 6 (14.63%) Equities
3 5 (12.20%) Mathematics
4 4 (9.76%) Physics
4 4 (9.76%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.44%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 9 (21.95%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (60.98%) Multithreading
1 25 (60.98%) Concurrent Programming
2 21 (51.22%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (46.34%) Algorithmic Trading
3 19 (46.34%) Complex Event Processing
4 8 (19.51%) Time Management
4 8 (19.51%) Workflow
4 8 (19.51%) Information Security
4 8 (19.51%) Product Management
4 8 (19.51%) Performance Tuning
5 6 (14.63%) OOD
5 6 (14.63%) Analytics
5 6 (14.63%) Market Making
6 4 (9.76%) OO
6 4 (9.76%) Mentoring
7 3 (7.32%) Software Engineering
8 2 (4.88%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (2.44%) TDD
9 1 (2.44%) Scrum
9 1 (2.44%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (78.05%) Java
2 6 (14.63%) SQL
3 1 (2.44%) Python
3 1 (2.44%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.44%) Perl
3 1 (2.44%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (19.51%) RHCE
1 8 (19.51%) RHCSA
2 4 (9.76%) Degree
System Software
1 8 (19.51%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) ZABBIX
1 1 (2.44%) Cacti
1 1 (2.44%) Ganglia
1 1 (2.44%) Nagios
1 1 (2.44%) Graphite
1 1 (2.44%) collectd
1 1 (2.44%) logstash
1 1 (2.44%) Salt
1 1 (2.44%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.44%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (19.51%) Red Hat
1 8 (19.51%) VMware
2 6 (14.63%) TIBCO
2 6 (14.63%) StreamBase
3 1 (2.44%) Terracotta
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
CLIENT SERVER
Salary: £50k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + ben
Posted: 3 days ago