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 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java 2 Platform, Micro Edition (J2ME)
Rank 843 833 771
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -62
Permanent jobs citing J2ME 54 66 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.047% 0.061% 0.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.13% 0.15% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 53 66 113
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £29,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £71,250 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -

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
42075 44365 45597
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 36.99% 40.69% 40.55%
Number of salaries quoted 35610 38400 40073
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,000 £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 31 October 2014 within the UK.

J2ME Salary Histogram in the UK

J2ME
Top 22 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 October 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 -27 54 £42,500 -10.52% 5
London -1 14 £46,250 -26.00% 2
Yorkshire -26 13 £57,500 +98.27%
West Yorkshire - 11 £57,500 -
Leeds - 10 £57,500 -
City of London +21 9 £35,000 -41.66% 1
Hampshire +5 9 £41,000 +17.14% 1
South East -10 9 £41,000 -8.88% 1
Manchester -13 8 £31,500 -16.00%
South West -15 8 £42,500 +13.33% 1
North West -30 8 £31,500 -16.00%
Bristol - 8 £42,500 - 1
Portsmouth - 4 £41,250 -
Basingstoke +11 3 £41,000 +17.14%
East of England -22 2 £45,000 +20.00% 1
Sheffield -23 2 £30,625 +5.60%
South Yorkshire -26 2 £30,625 +5.60%
Fareham - 2 £45,000 - 1
Essex 0 1 £40,000 -
Huddersfield - 1 £35,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £50,000 -
Wimbledon - 1 £55,000 -

J2ME
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 85 (91.40%) Android
2 69 (74.19%) Android Development
3 66 (70.97%) Java
4 65 (69.89%) Mobile App
5 63 (67.74%) Apple iOS
6 46 (49.46%) Agile Software Development
7 39 (41.94%) Android SDK
8 38 (40.86%) Blackberry
9 37 (39.78%) HTML
10 36 (38.71%) Objective-C
11 35 (37.63%) Web Services
12 33 (35.48%) J2EE
12 33 (35.48%) iOS Development
13 32 (34.41%) Subversion
14 31 (33.33%) OO
15 29 (31.18%) HTML5
16 28 (30.11%) JavaScript
17 26 (27.96%) Windows
18 25 (26.88%) JSON
18 25 (26.88%) jQuery
18 25 (26.88%) iOS SDK
19 24 (25.81%) REST
19 24 (25.81%) User Experience
20 22 (23.66%) Git (software)
21 20 (21.51%) Cocoa
21 20 (21.51%) XML
21 20 (21.51%) PHP
22 18 (19.35%) Scrum
22 18 (19.35%) Finance
22 18 (19.35%) SQLite

J2ME
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 (2.15%) CMS
1 2 (2.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (1.08%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (6.45%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.38%) MS Office
2 5 (5.38%) Photoshop
3 2 (2.15%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.15%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.23%) Wireless
2 1 (1.08%) RTCP
2 1 (1.08%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (19.35%) SQLite
2 10 (10.75%) MySQL
3 2 (2.15%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (2.15%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (2.15%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.08%) CouchDB
4 1 (1.08%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 32 (34.41%) Subversion
2 22 (23.66%) Git (software)
3 13 (13.98%) Eclipse
4 10 (10.75%) Xcode
5 6 (6.45%) JIRA
6 5 (5.38%) Maven
7 4 (4.30%) Ant
8 3 (3.23%) Selenium
8 3 (3.23%) WebDriver
8 3 (3.23%) Cucumber
8 3 (3.23%) Jenkins
9 2 (2.15%) Oracle Forms
9 2 (2.15%) Hudson
9 2 (2.15%) NetBeans
10 1 (1.08%) JUnit
10 1 (1.08%) Gradle
10 1 (1.08%) Android Studio
General
1 18 (19.35%) Finance
2 5 (5.38%) Advertising
2 5 (5.38%) Publishing
2 5 (5.38%) Marketing
3 3 (3.23%) Multimedia
4 2 (2.15%) Banking
5 1 (1.08%) Electronics
5 1 (1.08%) Games
5 1 (1.08%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 74 (79.57%) Developer
2 41 (44.09%) Android Developer
3 33 (35.48%) Mobile Developer
4 31 (33.33%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 7 (7.53%) Senior Project Manager
5 7 (7.53%) Project Manager
5 7 (7.53%) Applications Developer
5 7 (7.53%) Senior Manager
6 6 (6.45%) Java Developer
6 6 (6.45%) iPhone Developer
7 5 (5.38%) iOS Developer
7 5 (5.38%) Senior Developer
8 3 (3.23%) Tester
8 3 (3.23%) Architect
8 3 (3.23%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (3.23%) Lead Developer
8 3 (3.23%) Mobile Tester
8 3 (3.23%) Web Engineer
8 3 (3.23%) Development Engineer
8 3 (3.23%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (41.94%) Android SDK
2 37 (39.78%) HTML
3 35 (37.63%) Web Services
4 33 (35.48%) J2EE
5 29 (31.18%) HTML5
6 25 (26.88%) iOS SDK
6 25 (26.88%) JSON
6 25 (26.88%) jQuery
7 24 (25.81%) REST
8 20 (21.51%) XML
8 20 (21.51%) Cocoa
9 16 (17.20%) SOAP
10 14 (15.05%) CSS
11 13 (13.98%) OpenGL
12 12 (12.90%) RESTful
13 10 (10.75%) Ext JS
13 10 (10.75%) PhoneGap
13 10 (10.75%) Sencha Touch
13 10 (10.75%) Cocoa Touch
13 10 (10.75%) UIKit
Miscellaneous
1 65 (69.89%) Mobile App
2 38 (40.86%) Blackberry
3 24 (25.81%) User Experience
4 17 (18.28%) iPhone
5 10 (10.75%) 3D Graphics
5 10 (10.75%) Social Media
6 7 (7.53%) Kindle
7 6 (6.45%) iPad
7 6 (6.45%) Computer Science
8 5 (5.38%) IPTV
9 3 (3.23%) Open Source
9 3 (3.23%) Mobile Payment
10 2 (2.15%) Mobile Banking
10 2 (2.15%) Client/Server
11 1 (1.08%) Mathematics
11 1 (1.08%) GIS
11 1 (1.08%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 85 (91.40%) Android
2 63 (67.74%) Apple iOS
3 26 (27.96%) Windows
4 13 (13.98%) Windows Mobile
5 10 (10.75%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (74.19%) Android Development
2 46 (49.46%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (35.48%) iOS Development
4 31 (33.33%) OO
5 18 (19.35%) Scrum
6 16 (17.20%) Multithreading
7 13 (13.98%) Mobile Application Development
8 10 (10.75%) Memory Management
8 10 (10.75%) Use Case
8 10 (10.75%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (10.75%) UML
8 10 (10.75%) Data Modelling
9 7 (7.53%) Project Management
10 6 (6.45%) Software Engineering
10 6 (6.45%) BDD
11 5 (5.38%) Test Automation
11 5 (5.38%) Digital Marketing
12 4 (4.30%) Unit Testing
12 4 (4.30%) Web Development
12 4 (4.30%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 66 (70.97%) Java
2 36 (38.71%) Objective-C
3 28 (30.11%) JavaScript
4 20 (21.51%) PHP
5 9 (9.68%) SQL
6 3 (3.23%) Perl
6 3 (3.23%) C
6 3 (3.23%) C#
6 3 (3.23%) Ruby
6 3 (3.23%) Python
7 2 (2.15%) VB.NET
7 2 (2.15%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.08%) C++
8 1 (1.08%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 5 (5.38%) Degree
2 3 (3.23%) ISEB
2 3 (3.23%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.53%) ISO 9001
2 3 (3.23%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (13.98%) Symbian
2 12 (12.90%) Google
3 10 (10.75%) Sencha
4 8 (8.60%) Facebook
4 8 (8.60%) Microsoft
5 5 (5.38%) Adobe
6 4 (4.30%) Oracle
7 3 (3.23%) Zend
8 2 (2.15%) Apple
9 1 (1.08%) ESRI
9 1 (1.08%) AccuRev
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