The table below looks at the statistics for J2ME skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited J2ME over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java 2 Platform, Micro Edition (J2ME)
Rank 827 814 766
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -48
Permanent jobs citing J2ME 53 65 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.048% 0.060% 0.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.13% 0.15% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 53 62 115
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,650 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £80,000 £74,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £35,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -9.67%

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
40720 44212 48079
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 36.86% 41.02% 42.20%
Number of salaries quoted 35086 37344 42863
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% -

J2ME
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing J2ME within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

J2ME Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

J2ME
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing J2ME within the UK.

J2ME Salary Trend in the UK

J2ME
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing J2ME over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 within the UK.

J2ME Salary Histogram in the UK

J2ME
Top 20 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing J2ME within the UK over the 3 months to 24 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
England -12 53 £55,000 +4.76% 3
London -29 24 £55,000 -21.42% 1
Leeds - 12 £57,500 -
West Yorkshire - 12 £57,500 -
Yorkshire - 12 £57,500 -
City of London -1 7 £35,000 -54.83%
Manchester -12 7 £31,500 +8.62% 1
North West -14 7 £31,500 -8.69% 2
South East -9 6 £45,000 +2.85%
South West -7 4 £42,500 +30.76%
Hampshire -17 4 £45,000 +44.00%
Bristol - 4 £42,500 -
Fareham - 2 £45,000 -
Berkshire +7 1 £52,500 -
Basingstoke -2 1 £41,000 +31.20%
Guildford - 1 £55,000 -
Portsmouth - 1 £45,000 -
Slough - 1 £52,500 -
Surrey - 1 £55,000 -
Wimbledon - 1 £55,000 -

J2ME
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing J2ME 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 J2ME.

1 89 (89.90%) Android
2 74 (74.75%) Android Development
3 72 (72.73%) Java
4 70 (70.71%) Apple iOS
4 70 (70.71%) Mobile App
5 59 (59.60%) Agile Software Development
6 46 (46.46%) Blackberry
7 38 (38.38%) OO
8 37 (37.37%) JavaScript
8 37 (37.37%) Web Services
8 37 (37.37%) Windows
9 36 (36.36%) Subversion
10 35 (35.35%) Git (software)
10 35 (35.35%) Android SDK
11 34 (34.34%) iOS Development
11 34 (34.34%) User Experience
12 33 (33.33%) HTML
12 33 (33.33%) J2EE
13 31 (31.31%) jQuery
14 27 (27.27%) HTML5
15 26 (26.26%) PHP
15 26 (26.26%) Objective-C
16 23 (23.23%) Multithreading
17 22 (22.22%) JSON
17 22 (22.22%) iOS SDK
18 20 (20.20%) OpenGL
18 20 (20.20%) Ext JS
18 20 (20.20%) REST
19 18 (18.18%) XML
19 18 (18.18%) iPhone

J2ME
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing J2ME 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 J2ME. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.02%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (1.01%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (5.05%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.01%) MS Project
2 1 (1.01%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (4.04%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.01%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.02%) Wireless
2 1 (1.01%) RTCP
2 1 (1.01%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (15.15%) SQLite
2 14 (14.14%) MySQL
3 3 (3.03%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (2.02%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (2.02%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (2.02%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.02%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.01%) CouchDB
5 1 (1.01%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 36 (36.36%) Subversion
2 35 (35.35%) Git (software)
3 8 (8.08%) JIRA
3 8 (8.08%) Xcode
4 7 (7.07%) Eclipse
5 6 (6.06%) Jenkins
6 5 (5.05%) Maven
7 4 (4.04%) Ant
8 3 (3.03%) ClearCase
8 3 (3.03%) Bugzilla
8 3 (3.03%) Selenium
8 3 (3.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 3 (3.03%) TeamCity
8 3 (3.03%) CruiseControl
8 3 (3.03%) WebDriver
8 3 (3.03%) Cucumber
9 2 (2.02%) Hudson
9 2 (2.02%) NetBeans
9 2 (2.02%) Oracle Forms
10 1 (1.01%) JUnit
General
1 9 (9.09%) Finance
2 4 (4.04%) Games
3 3 (3.03%) Multimedia
4 2 (2.02%) Banking
5 1 (1.01%) Automotive
5 1 (1.01%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 87 (87.88%) Developer
2 43 (43.43%) Mobile Developer
3 42 (42.42%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 37 (37.37%) Android Developer
5 9 (9.09%) Senior Developer
6 8 (8.08%) Java Developer
7 7 (7.07%) Applications Developer
8 6 (6.06%) iOS Developer
8 6 (6.06%) iPhone Developer
9 5 (5.05%) Solutions Architect
9 5 (5.05%) Architect
10 4 (4.04%) Consultant
10 4 (4.04%) .NET Developer
11 3 (3.03%) Technical Consultant
11 3 (3.03%) Technical Architect
11 3 (3.03%) Tester
11 3 (3.03%) Senior Tester
11 3 (3.03%) Senior Java Developer
11 3 (3.03%) Applications Tester
11 3 (3.03%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (37.37%) Web Services
2 35 (35.35%) Android SDK
3 33 (33.33%) HTML
3 33 (33.33%) J2EE
4 31 (31.31%) jQuery
5 27 (27.27%) HTML5
6 22 (22.22%) iOS SDK
6 22 (22.22%) JSON
7 20 (20.20%) OpenGL
7 20 (20.20%) Ext JS
7 20 (20.20%) REST
8 18 (18.18%) XML
9 17 (17.17%) PhoneGap
9 17 (17.17%) Sencha Touch
10 15 (15.15%) RESTful
10 15 (15.15%) SOAP
11 13 (13.13%) Cocoa
12 11 (11.11%) Ajax
13 10 (10.10%) Java EE
13 10 (10.10%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 70 (70.71%) Mobile App
2 46 (46.46%) Blackberry
3 34 (34.34%) User Experience
4 18 (18.18%) iPhone
5 17 (17.17%) 3D Graphics
6 7 (7.07%) Computer Science
6 7 (7.07%) Kindle
7 6 (6.06%) Social Media
7 6 (6.06%) iPad
8 5 (5.05%) IPTV
9 4 (4.04%) Open Source
10 3 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
11 2 (2.02%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (2.02%) Mobile Banking
12 1 (1.01%) Digital Media
12 1 (1.01%) Embedded Systems
12 1 (1.01%) Mathematics
12 1 (1.01%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 89 (89.90%) Android
2 70 (70.71%) Apple iOS
3 37 (37.37%) Windows
4 16 (16.16%) Windows Mobile
5 13 (13.13%) Windows Phone
6 6 (6.06%) Linux
7 3 (3.03%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (74.75%) Android Development
2 59 (59.60%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (38.38%) OO
4 34 (34.34%) iOS Development
5 23 (23.23%) Multithreading
6 17 (17.17%) Memory Management
6 17 (17.17%) Data Modelling
7 13 (13.13%) UML
7 13 (13.13%) Use Case
8 12 (12.12%) Scrum
9 11 (11.11%) Mobile Application Development
10 9 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
11 8 (8.08%) TDD
12 7 (7.07%) OOD
13 5 (5.05%) OOP
13 5 (5.05%) Test Automation
14 4 (4.04%) Business Analysis
14 4 (4.04%) Web Development
14 4 (4.04%) E-Commerce
14 4 (4.04%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 72 (72.73%) Java
2 37 (37.37%) JavaScript
3 26 (26.26%) PHP
3 26 (26.26%) Objective-C
4 10 (10.10%) SQL
5 7 (7.07%) C#
6 3 (3.03%) Ruby
6 3 (3.03%) C
7 2 (2.02%) PowerShell
7 2 (2.02%) Bourne shell
7 2 (2.02%) Perl
7 2 (2.02%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.01%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.01%) Assembly Language
8 1 (1.01%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (3.03%) ISEB
1 3 (3.03%) ISTQB
2 2 (2.02%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.07%) ISO 9001
2 5 (5.05%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (3.03%) yum
1 3 (3.03%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 17 (17.17%) Sencha
2 15 (15.15%) Symbian
3 12 (12.12%) Google
4 10 (10.10%) Oracle
5 8 (8.08%) Facebook
6 4 (4.04%) Zend
7 3 (3.03%) Sybase
7 3 (3.03%) Perforce
8 2 (2.02%) Microsoft
8 2 (2.02%) Apple
9 1 (1.01%) ESRI
9 1 (1.01%) AccuRev
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