The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java 2 Platform, Micro Edition (J2ME)
Rank 872 815 766
Rank change year-on-year
-57 -49
Permanent jobs citing J2ME 39 60 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.033% 0.055% 0.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.086% 0.14% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 33 44 126
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +20.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £67,750 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
45359 42907 48020
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.78% 39.52% 40.89%
Number of salaries quoted 38528 37181 42446
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 £28,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £61,500
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 31 July 2014 within the UK.

J2ME Salary Histogram in the UK

J2ME
Top 21 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 31 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -49 38 £50,000 - 7
London -43 18 £50,000 -9.09% 1
East of England - 6 £48,750 -
Bristol +2 5 £35,000 -4.10% 1
South West -9 5 £35,000 -4.10% 1
South East -21 5 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Cambridgeshire - 4 £52,500 -
Cambridge - 4 £52,500 -
Berkshire +4 3 £35,000 -50.00%
Manchester 0 2 £29,000 -38.94% 1
North West -7 2 £29,000 -35.55% 1
City of London -8 2 £60,000 +6.66% 1
Hampshire -18 2 £40,000 -
West Yorkshire - 2 £55,000 - 1
Yorkshire - 2 £55,000 - 2
Essex - 2 £42,500 -
Leeds - 2 £55,000 -
Reading +3 1 £35,000 -50.00%
Colchester - 1 £40,000 -
Petersfield - 1 £40,000 -
Portsmouth - 1 £40,000 -

J2ME
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 61 (79.22%) Android
2 53 (68.83%) Java
3 39 (50.65%) Android Development
4 35 (45.45%) Mobile App
4 35 (45.45%) Apple iOS
5 33 (42.86%) Objective-C
6 32 (41.56%) Finance
7 30 (38.96%) HTML
8 26 (33.77%) REST
9 25 (32.47%) OO
9 25 (32.47%) JSON
10 24 (31.17%) Subversion
10 24 (31.17%) XML
10 24 (31.17%) J2EE
10 24 (31.17%) Android SDK
11 21 (27.27%) CSS
12 17 (22.08%) JavaScript
12 17 (22.08%) Web Services
12 17 (22.08%) Scrum
12 17 (22.08%) HTML5
13 16 (20.78%) iOS SDK
13 16 (20.78%) SOAP
14 15 (19.48%) Blackberry
15 14 (18.18%) Project Management
15 14 (18.18%) Cocoa
15 14 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
15 14 (18.18%) iPhone
15 14 (18.18%) SQLite
16 13 (16.88%) Unit Testing
16 13 (16.88%) MySQL

J2ME
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (2.60%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 2 (2.60%) CMS
2 1 (1.30%) WebLogic
2 1 (1.30%) Apache
2 1 (1.30%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (11.69%) MS Office
1 9 (11.69%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.49%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.49%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.90%) Wireless
2 1 (1.30%) RTCP
2 1 (1.30%) RTP
2 1 (1.30%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (18.18%) SQLite
2 13 (16.88%) MySQL
3 2 (2.60%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.60%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.60%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.30%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 24 (31.17%) Subversion
2 12 (15.58%) Eclipse
3 11 (14.29%) Xcode
3 11 (14.29%) JIRA
4 6 (7.79%) Maven
5 4 (5.19%) Ant
6 3 (3.90%) ClearCase
6 3 (3.90%) Bugzilla
7 2 (2.60%) Cucumber
7 2 (2.60%) WebDriver
7 2 (2.60%) Git (software)
7 2 (2.60%) Selenium
7 2 (2.60%) NetBeans
8 1 (1.30%) Calabash
8 1 (1.30%) Hudson
General
1 32 (41.56%) Finance
2 9 (11.69%) Marketing
2 9 (11.69%) Advertising
2 9 (11.69%) Publishing
3 6 (7.79%) Banking
4 3 (3.90%) Legal
5 2 (2.60%) Games
6 1 (1.30%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 41 (53.25%) Developer
2 26 (33.77%) Android Developer
3 15 (19.48%) Project Manager
4 13 (16.88%) Senior Project Manager
4 13 (16.88%) Senior Manager
5 11 (14.29%) Architect
6 9 (11.69%) Solutions Architect
7 8 (10.39%) Mobile Developer
8 7 (9.09%) Mobile Applications Developer
8 7 (9.09%) Lead Developer
9 4 (5.19%) Java Developer
9 4 (5.19%) Team Leader
9 4 (5.19%) Senior Developer
9 4 (5.19%) Consultant
10 3 (3.90%) Web Engineer
10 3 (3.90%) Development Engineer
11 2 (2.60%) SOA Developer
11 2 (2.60%) iOS Developer
11 2 (2.60%) Senior Java Developer
11 2 (2.60%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (38.96%) HTML
2 26 (33.77%) REST
3 25 (32.47%) JSON
4 24 (31.17%) XML
4 24 (31.17%) J2EE
4 24 (31.17%) Android SDK
5 21 (27.27%) CSS
6 17 (22.08%) Web Services
6 17 (22.08%) HTML5
7 16 (20.78%) iOS SDK
7 16 (20.78%) SOAP
8 14 (18.18%) Cocoa
9 12 (15.58%) J2SE
10 11 (14.29%) Ajax
11 10 (12.99%) jQuery
12 9 (11.69%) Cocoa Touch
12 9 (11.69%) UIKit
12 9 (11.69%) CSS3
13 6 (7.79%) .NET
14 5 (6.49%) BREW
Miscellaneous
1 35 (45.45%) Mobile App
2 15 (19.48%) Blackberry
3 14 (18.18%) iPhone
4 9 (11.69%) Client/Server
5 7 (9.09%) Social Media
6 5 (6.49%) Computer Science
7 3 (3.90%) Open Source
7 3 (3.90%) Mobile Banking
7 3 (3.90%) Mobile Payment
8 2 (2.60%) iPad
8 2 (2.60%) Online Games
8 2 (2.60%) Contract for Difference
8 2 (2.60%) Spread Betting
8 2 (2.60%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (1.30%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 61 (79.22%) Android
2 35 (45.45%) Apple iOS
3 10 (12.99%) Windows
4 5 (6.49%) Windows Mobile
4 5 (6.49%) Windows Phone
5 2 (2.60%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (50.65%) Android Development
2 25 (32.47%) OO
3 17 (22.08%) Scrum
4 14 (18.18%) Project Management
4 14 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (16.88%) Unit Testing
6 12 (15.58%) iOS Development
7 9 (11.69%) Digital Marketing
8 8 (10.39%) OOD
8 8 (10.39%) Mobile Application Development
9 7 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (9.09%) Web Application Development
9 7 (9.09%) Software Engineering
10 5 (6.49%) Time Management
11 4 (5.19%) Multithreading
11 4 (5.19%) Web Development
11 4 (5.19%) Validation
11 4 (5.19%) OOP
12 3 (3.90%) UML
12 3 (3.90%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 53 (68.83%) Java
2 33 (42.86%) Objective-C
3 17 (22.08%) JavaScript
4 10 (12.99%) PHP
4 10 (12.99%) SQL
5 6 (7.79%) Ruby
6 5 (6.49%) C#
7 3 (3.90%) Python
7 3 (3.90%) Perl
8 2 (2.60%) C++
8 2 (2.60%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.30%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 8 (10.39%) Degree
2 2 (2.60%) ISTQB
2 2 (2.60%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.90%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (3.90%) YUM
1 3 (3.90%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 12 (15.58%) Microsoft
2 10 (12.99%) Oracle
3 9 (11.69%) Adobe
4 8 (10.39%) Symbian
5 3 (3.90%) Perforce
5 3 (3.90%) Zend
6 2 (2.60%) Google
7 1 (1.30%) JBoss
7 1 (1.30%) ESRI
7 1 (1.30%) Facebook
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