The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Platform, Micro Edition (Java ME)
Rank 912 833 897
Rank change year-on-year
-79 +64
Permanent jobs citing Java ME 3 36 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.003% 0.033% 0.006%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.007% 0.083% 0.014%
Number of salaries quoted 3 32 4
Average salary £55,000 £30,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+83.33% -27.27%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £25,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+120.00% -44.44%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
45840 43158 48363
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.96% 39.64% 41.01%
Number of salaries quoted 38992 37419 42809
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 £60,000
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 6 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 24 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
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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 -57 3 £55,000 +83.33% 1
Leeds - 2 £55,000 -
West Yorkshire - 2 £55,000 -
Yorkshire - 2 £55,000 -
City of London -13 1 £67,500 -15.62%
London -56 1 £67,500 +8.00%

Java ME
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 27 (100.00%) Java
2 25 (92.59%) Android
3 23 (85.19%) XML
4 21 (77.78%) Blackberry
5 20 (74.07%) NFC
6 19 (70.37%) Multithreading
6 19 (70.37%) MVC
7 18 (66.67%) Apple iOS
7 18 (66.67%) Windows Phone
8 17 (62.96%) Scrum
8 17 (62.96%) Agile Software Development
8 17 (62.96%) SQL Server
8 17 (62.96%) .NET
8 17 (62.96%) C#
9 15 (55.56%) XSLT
9 15 (55.56%) XAML
9 15 (55.56%) SQL Server 2008
9 15 (55.56%) WCF
9 15 (55.56%) LINQ
10 14 (51.85%) Team Foundation Server
10 14 (51.85%) MSTest
10 14 (51.85%) NUnit
10 14 (51.85%) Banking
10 14 (51.85%) SMS
11 13 (48.15%) ASP.NET
11 13 (48.15%) TDD
11 13 (48.15%) ASP.NET MVC
11 13 (48.15%) WPF
12 12 (44.44%) .NET Framework
12 12 (44.44%) SMPP

Java ME
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 (7.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Maximo
Communications & Networking
1 20 (74.07%) NFC
2 14 (51.85%) SMS
3 12 (44.44%) SMPP
4 3 (11.11%) HTTP
4 3 (11.11%) TCP/IP
4 3 (11.11%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (62.96%) SQL Server
2 15 (55.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (14.81%) SQLite
4 2 (7.41%) Oracle Database
4 2 (7.41%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 14 (51.85%) Team Foundation Server
1 14 (51.85%) MSTest
1 14 (51.85%) NUnit
2 11 (40.74%) Visual Studio
2 11 (40.74%) MSBuild
2 11 (40.74%) WiX
3 7 (25.93%) Subversion
3 7 (25.93%) JUnit
4 4 (14.81%) Mercurial
4 4 (14.81%) Git (software)
4 4 (14.81%) Maven
4 4 (14.81%) Eclipse
4 4 (14.81%) Ant
General
1 14 (51.85%) Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (85.19%) Developer
2 11 (40.74%) .NET Developer
3 9 (33.33%) C# Developer
3 9 (33.33%) Systems Developer
4 5 (18.52%) C# Web Developer
4 5 (18.52%) .NET Web Developer
4 5 (18.52%) Web Developer
4 5 (18.52%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (14.81%) Android Developer
5 4 (14.81%) Senior Developer
6 3 (11.11%) Senior Android Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Functional Tester
7 2 (7.41%) SOA Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Applications Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Lead Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Tester
8 1 (3.70%) Software Engineer
8 1 (3.70%) Architect
8 1 (3.70%) Solutions Architect
8 1 (3.70%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (85.19%) XML
2 17 (62.96%) .NET
3 15 (55.56%) XSLT
3 15 (55.56%) WCF
3 15 (55.56%) LINQ
4 13 (48.15%) ASP.NET
4 13 (48.15%) ASP.NET MVC
4 13 (48.15%) WPF
5 12 (44.44%) .NET Framework
6 5 (18.52%) J2SE
7 4 (14.81%) REST
7 4 (14.81%) Google Maps API
7 4 (14.81%) JSON
7 4 (14.81%) XHTML
7 4 (14.81%) WML
7 4 (14.81%) HTML
8 3 (11.11%) J2EE
9 2 (7.41%) Java SE
9 2 (7.41%) Java EE
9 2 (7.41%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 21 (77.78%) Blackberry
2 5 (18.52%) Mobile App
3 4 (14.81%) iPhone
3 4 (14.81%) Java Card
3 4 (14.81%) Cryptography
4 2 (7.41%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (3.70%) STB
5 1 (3.70%) Open Source
5 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 25 (92.59%) Android
2 18 (66.67%) Apple iOS
2 18 (66.67%) Windows Phone
3 7 (25.93%) Windows
4 4 (14.81%) Windows Mobile
5 2 (7.41%) Ubuntu
5 2 (7.41%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (70.37%) Multithreading
1 19 (70.37%) MVC
2 17 (62.96%) Scrum
2 17 (62.96%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (48.15%) TDD
4 7 (25.93%) OO
5 5 (18.52%) Software Engineering
6 4 (14.81%) Android Development
6 4 (14.81%) OOP
7 3 (11.11%) OOD
8 2 (7.41%) Unit Testing
8 2 (7.41%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (7.41%) Waterfall
8 2 (7.41%) Service Delivery
8 2 (7.41%) BPEL
8 2 (7.41%) SOA
9 1 (3.70%) UML
9 1 (3.70%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 27 (100.00%) Java
2 17 (62.96%) C#
3 15 (55.56%) XAML
4 11 (40.74%) SQL
4 11 (40.74%) PowerShell
5 3 (11.11%) C
5 3 (11.11%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (40.74%) ISO 8583
Vendors
1 11 (40.74%) Telerik
2 4 (14.81%) Google
3 3 (11.11%) Oracle
4 1 (3.70%) SAP
4 1 (3.70%) Syclo