The table below looks at the statistics for Java ME skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java ME over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Platform, Micro Edition (Java ME)
Rank 899 849 892
Rank change year-on-year
-50 +43
Permanent jobs citing Java ME 3 27 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.003% 0.025% 0.008%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.007% 0.064% 0.019%
Number of salaries quoted 2 27 7
Average salary £55,000 £30,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+83.33% -29.41%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £25,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+120.00% -41.17%

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
43211 42387 46827
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.75% 39.73% 40.41%
Number of salaries quoted 36321 36827 41116
Average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Java ME
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Java ME Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Java ME
Salary Trend

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

Java ME Salary Trend in the UK

Java ME
Top 7 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java ME within the UK over the 3 months to 19 September 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 -42 3 £55,000 +83.33%
Leeds - 2 £55,000 -
West Yorkshire - 2 £55,000 -
Yorkshire - 2 £55,000 -
Cambridgeshire -3 1 - -
East of England -25 1 - -
Cambridge - 1 - -

Java ME
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Java ME 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 Java ME.

1 12 (100.00%) Java
1 12 (100.00%) XML
2 10 (83.33%) Blackberry
2 10 (83.33%) Multithreading
2 10 (83.33%) Android
3 9 (75.00%) WCF
3 9 (75.00%) NFC
3 9 (75.00%) LINQ
3 9 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (75.00%) Scrum
3 9 (75.00%) XSLT
3 9 (75.00%) C#
3 9 (75.00%) .NET
3 9 (75.00%) SQL Server
3 9 (75.00%) Apple iOS
3 9 (75.00%) Windows Phone
4 8 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (66.67%) MSTest
4 8 (66.67%) MVC
4 8 (66.67%) SMS
4 8 (66.67%) NUnit
5 7 (58.33%) TDD
5 7 (58.33%) .NET Framework
5 7 (58.33%) SMPP
5 7 (58.33%) XAML
6 6 (50.00%) ISO 8583
6 6 (50.00%) Visual Studio
6 6 (50.00%) ASP.NET
6 6 (50.00%) WPF

Java ME
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Java ME 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 Java ME. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
Communications & Networking
1 9 (75.00%) NFC
2 8 (66.67%) SMS
3 7 (58.33%) SMPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (8.33%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 8 (66.67%) NUnit
1 8 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 8 (66.67%) MSTest
2 6 (50.00%) WiX
2 6 (50.00%) MSBuild
2 6 (50.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (8.33%) Eclipse
3 1 (8.33%) Ant
3 1 (8.33%) JUnit
3 1 (8.33%) Subversion
3 1 (8.33%) Maven
3 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (8.33%) Mercurial
General
1 6 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (91.67%) Developer
2 6 (50.00%) C# Developer
3 5 (41.67%) .NET Developer
4 4 (33.33%) Systems Developer
5 3 (25.00%) Web Developer
5 3 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (25.00%) .NET Web Developer
5 3 (25.00%) C# Web Developer
6 2 (16.67%) SOA Developer
6 2 (16.67%) Lead Developer
7 1 (8.33%) Software Engineer
7 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
7 1 (8.33%) Team Leader
7 1 (8.33%) Senior Software Engineer
7 1 (8.33%) Software Team Leader
7 1 (8.33%) Android Developer
7 1 (8.33%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) XML
2 9 (75.00%) XSLT
2 9 (75.00%) .NET
2 9 (75.00%) WCF
2 9 (75.00%) LINQ
3 7 (58.33%) .NET Framework
4 6 (50.00%) WPF
4 6 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (50.00%) ASP.NET
5 2 (16.67%) Java SE
5 2 (16.67%) Java EE
5 2 (16.67%) J2EE
5 2 (16.67%) J2ME
5 2 (16.67%) J2SE
5 2 (16.67%) WSDL
6 1 (8.33%) XHTML
6 1 (8.33%) HTML
6 1 (8.33%) WML
6 1 (8.33%) JSON
6 1 (8.33%) Google Maps API
Miscellaneous
1 10 (83.33%) Blackberry
2 1 (8.33%) Cryptography
2 1 (8.33%) Java Card
2 1 (8.33%) iPhone
2 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (8.33%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 10 (83.33%) Android
2 9 (75.00%) Apple iOS
2 9 (75.00%) Windows Phone
3 1 (8.33%) Windows
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Multithreading
2 9 (75.00%) Scrum
2 9 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (66.67%) MVC
4 7 (58.33%) TDD
5 6 (50.00%) Regression Testing
6 4 (33.33%) Software Engineering
7 2 (16.67%) Waterfall
7 2 (16.67%) BPEL
7 2 (16.67%) SOA
7 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
8 1 (8.33%) OOP
8 1 (8.33%) OO
8 1 (8.33%) Android Development
8 1 (8.33%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) Java
2 9 (75.00%) C#
3 7 (58.33%) XAML
4 6 (50.00%) PowerShell
5 5 (41.67%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (50.00%) ISO 8583
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Telerik
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle
3 1 (8.33%) Google
3 1 (8.33%) Facebook