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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Platform, Micro Edition (Java ME)
Rank - 899 867
Permanent jobs citing Java ME 0 20 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK - 0.017% 0.016%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.042% 0.041%
Number of salaries quoted 0 20 15
Average salary - £45,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -28.00%
UK excluding London average salary - £45,000 -

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
39933 47189 44065
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.80% 39.91% 40.31%
Number of salaries quoted 34187 40324 38302
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 29 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) Objective-C
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Symbian
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) SOAP
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) Ajax
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Mobile
2 2 (66.67%) WCF
2 2 (66.67%) Android
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) Blackberry
2 2 (66.67%) Apple iOS
2 2 (66.67%) Mobile App
3 1 (33.33%) OSGi
3 1 (33.33%) Multithreading
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Spring
3 1 (33.33%) Ant
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) XSLT
3 1 (33.33%) HTTP
3 1 (33.33%) UML
3 1 (33.33%) Eclipse

Java ME
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Ant
1 1 (33.33%) Eclipse
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Applications Developer
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Developer
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET Developer
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Applications Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Mobile Applications Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Mobile Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) SOAP
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) Ajax
2 2 (66.67%) WCF
3 1 (33.33%) OSGi
3 1 (33.33%) Spring
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Blackberry
1 2 (66.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Mobile
1 2 (66.67%) Android
1 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
1 2 (66.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Multithreading
1 1 (33.33%) TDD
1 1 (33.33%) UML
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) Objective-C
2 2 (66.67%) C#
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Symbian