The table below looks at the statistics for JCAPS skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited JCAPS over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Java CAPS
Rank 877 956 966
Rank change year-on-year
+79 +10
Permanent jobs citing JCAPS 5 8 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.006% 0.008% 0.011%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.031% 0.040% 0.052%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 12
Median salary £60,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+26.31% -5.00%
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £47,500 £49,250
% change year-on-year
+26.31% -3.55%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Application Platforms Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
16237 20016 23290
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 18.12% 18.91% 20.51%
Number of salaries quoted 13591 16744 19517
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

JCAPS
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing JCAPS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

JCAPS Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

JCAPS
Salary Trend

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

JCAPS Salary Trend in the UK

JCAPS
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JCAPS within the UK over the 3 months to 10 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +63 5 £60,000 +26.31%
South East +69 3 £60,000 +26.31%
Surrey +32 3 £60,000 +26.31%
Woking - 3 £60,000 -
London - 2 £60,000 -

JCAPS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, IT jobs citing JCAPS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for JCAPS.

1 14 (77.78%) Middleware
2 11 (61.11%) Finance
2 11 (61.11%) SAP
2 11 (61.11%) CRM
2 11 (61.11%) ERP
2 11 (61.11%) SAP PI
2 11 (61.11%) SaaS
3 9 (50.00%) Logistics
3 9 (50.00%) Manufacturing
3 9 (50.00%) Sage
3 9 (50.00%) Mobile App
3 9 (50.00%) Infor
4 8 (44.44%) Degree
4 8 (44.44%) Sun
5 7 (38.89%) Java
5 7 (38.89%) Oracle
6 6 (33.33%) SQL
6 6 (33.33%) B2B
6 6 (33.33%) Supplier Management
6 6 (33.33%) JSF
7 5 (27.78%) Web Services
7 5 (27.78%) SOA
7 5 (27.78%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 4 (22.22%) Oracle Database
8 4 (22.22%) Unit Testing
8 4 (22.22%) Database Tuning
8 4 (22.22%) Client/Server
8 4 (22.22%) SLA
8 4 (22.22%) Unix
8 4 (22.22%) Windows

JCAPS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (27.78%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (11.11%) GlassFish
2 2 (11.11%) WebLogic
2 2 (11.11%) WebSphere
2 2 (11.11%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 11 (61.11%) SaaS
2 1 (5.56%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) FTP
1 2 (11.11%) HTTP
1 2 (11.11%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) Oracle Database
2 2 (11.11%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.56%) Big Data
3 1 (5.56%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Ant
1 2 (11.11%) JUnit
1 2 (11.11%) Maven
General
1 11 (61.11%) Finance
2 9 (50.00%) Manufacturing
3 3 (16.67%) Banking
4 2 (11.11%) Back Office
4 2 (11.11%) Wholesale Banking
5 1 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (61.11%) Architect
2 10 (55.56%) Applications Architect
3 7 (38.89%) ERP Architect
4 4 (22.22%) Analyst
4 4 (22.22%) Analyst Programmer
4 4 (22.22%) Java Analyst Programmer
4 4 (22.22%) Java Programmer
4 4 (22.22%) PL/SQL Programmer
4 4 (22.22%) Programmer
4 4 (22.22%) SQL Analyst
4 4 (22.22%) SQL Programmer
5 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Architect
5 2 (11.11%) Cloud Architect
5 2 (11.11%) Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Integration Architect
5 2 (11.11%) SaaS Architect
6 1 (5.56%) Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) Integration Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (77.78%) Middleware
2 11 (61.11%) SAP PI
3 6 (33.33%) JSF
4 5 (27.78%) Web Services
5 3 (16.67%) JMS
5 3 (16.67%) XML
6 2 (11.11%) .NET
6 2 (11.11%) DOM
6 2 (11.11%) FpML
6 2 (11.11%) J2EE
6 2 (11.11%) Java EE
6 2 (11.11%) JDBC
6 2 (11.11%) SAX
6 2 (11.11%) Spring
6 2 (11.11%) WebSphere MQ
7 1 (5.56%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 4 (22.22%) Client/Server
3 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
4 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (22.22%) Unix
1 4 (22.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) CRM
1 11 (61.11%) ERP
2 9 (50.00%) Logistics
3 6 (33.33%) B2B
3 6 (33.33%) Supplier Management
4 5 (27.78%) SOA
5 4 (22.22%) Database Tuning
5 4 (22.22%) Migration
5 4 (22.22%) UML
5 4 (22.22%) Unit Testing
6 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (11.11%) Change Control
6 2 (11.11%) Configuration Management
6 2 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (11.11%) SDLC
6 2 (11.11%) Web Development
7 1 (5.56%) EAI
7 1 (5.56%) OO
7 1 (5.56%) Project Management
7 1 (5.56%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (38.89%) Java
2 6 (33.33%) SQL
3 4 (22.22%) C
3 4 (22.22%) PL/SQL
4 2 (11.11%) C#
4 2 (11.11%) Shell Script
4 2 (11.11%) XPath
Qualifications
1 8 (44.44%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) OCPJP
2 1 (5.56%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (22.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 4 (22.22%) SLA
2 2 (11.11%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) Control-M
Vendors
1 11 (61.11%) SAP
2 9 (50.00%) Infor
2 9 (50.00%) Sage
3 8 (44.44%) Sun
4 7 (38.89%) Oracle
5 2 (11.11%) IBM
6 1 (5.56%) InterSystems
6 1 (5.56%) MuleSoft
6 1 (5.56%) TIBCO
6 1 (5.56%) webMethods