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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Platform, Micro Edition (Java ME)
Rank 879 884 859
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -25
Permanent jobs citing Java ME 2 8 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.002% 0.008% 0.013%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.005% 0.019% 0.032%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 6
Average salary £40,000 £57,500 £53,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.43% +6.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £42,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £77,500 £68,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 -
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -

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
39968 42832 43850
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.34% 40.66% 40.92%
Number of salaries quoted 34186 35557 38647
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 5 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 27 February 2015. 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 -12 2 £40,000 -30.43%
North West -9 1 £35,000 -12.50%
South East -15 1 £45,000 -45.45%
Manchester - 1 £35,000 -
West Sussex - 1 £45,000 -

Java ME
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 14 (100.00%) Java
2 13 (92.86%) .NET
2 13 (92.86%) SQL Server
2 13 (92.86%) C#
2 13 (92.86%) XML
2 13 (92.86%) WCF
2 13 (92.86%) Android
2 13 (92.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (85.71%) LINQ
4 11 (78.57%) Multithreading
4 11 (78.57%) TDD
4 11 (78.57%) Apple iOS
4 11 (78.57%) Blackberry
5 10 (71.43%) SMPP
5 10 (71.43%) SMS
5 10 (71.43%) Visual Studio
5 10 (71.43%) Finance
5 10 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (71.43%) WiX
5 10 (71.43%) MSBuild
5 10 (71.43%) Windows Phone
5 10 (71.43%) Team Foundation Server
5 10 (71.43%) MSTest
5 10 (71.43%) NUnit
5 10 (71.43%) Banking
5 10 (71.43%) Software Engineering
5 10 (71.43%) .NET Framework
5 10 (71.43%) PowerShell
5 10 (71.43%) NFC
6 9 (64.29%) ASP.NET

Java ME
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 10 (71.43%) SMS
1 10 (71.43%) SMPP
1 10 (71.43%) NFC
2 1 (7.14%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (92.86%) SQL Server
1 13 (92.86%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 10 (71.43%) NUnit
1 10 (71.43%) Team Foundation Server
1 10 (71.43%) MSTest
1 10 (71.43%) WiX
1 10 (71.43%) MSBuild
1 10 (71.43%) Visual Studio
2 1 (7.14%) Eclipse
2 1 (7.14%) Ant
General
1 10 (71.43%) Finance
1 10 (71.43%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (71.43%) Developer
2 6 (42.86%) C# Developer
3 4 (28.57%) Senior Software Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) Software Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) Software Team Leader
3 4 (28.57%) Team Leader
3 4 (28.57%) .NET Developer
4 3 (21.43%) Software Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Senior Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Senior C# Developer
5 2 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (14.29%) .NET Software Developer
5 2 (14.29%) C# Software Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Mobile Applications Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Mobile Developer
6 1 (7.14%) .NET Applications Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Java Developer
6 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (92.86%) XML
1 13 (92.86%) .NET
1 13 (92.86%) WCF
2 12 (85.71%) LINQ
3 10 (71.43%) .NET Framework
4 9 (64.29%) ASP.NET
4 9 (64.29%) XSLT
5 8 (57.14%) ASP.NET MVC
5 8 (57.14%) WPF
6 2 (14.29%) Web Services
7 1 (7.14%) SOAP
7 1 (7.14%) Spring
7 1 (7.14%) Ajax
7 1 (7.14%) OSGi
Miscellaneous
1 11 (78.57%) Blackberry
2 1 (7.14%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 13 (92.86%) Android
2 11 (78.57%) Apple iOS
3 10 (71.43%) Windows Phone
4 3 (21.43%) Windows
5 1 (7.14%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) TDD
1 11 (78.57%) Multithreading
2 10 (71.43%) Software Engineering
2 10 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (57.14%) Regression Testing
3 8 (57.14%) MVC
3 8 (57.14%) Scrum
4 1 (7.14%) UML
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) Java
2 13 (92.86%) C#
3 10 (71.43%) PowerShell
4 8 (57.14%) XAML
5 2 (14.29%) SQL
6 1 (7.14%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (57.14%) ISO 8583
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Telerik
2 4 (28.57%) Facebook
3 1 (7.14%) Symbian