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 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Java CAPS
Rank 919 960 961
Rank change year-on-year
+41 +1
Permanent jobs citing JCAPS 4 1 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% 0.001% 0.008%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.020% 0.004% 0.040%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 6
Median salary - £55,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -8.33%
UK excluding London median salary - - £60,000

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
20276 22609 25088
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 20.63% 21.11% 21.32%
Number of salaries quoted 17362 18788 20957
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 18 (100.00%) SQL
1 18 (100.00%) Web Services
2 16 (88.89%) XML
3 15 (83.33%) Data Warehouse
3 15 (83.33%) HTTPS
3 15 (83.33%) NHS
3 15 (83.33%) Management Information System
3 15 (83.33%) Degree
3 15 (83.33%) HL7
3 15 (83.33%) Data Mapping
3 15 (83.33%) Security Cleared
3 15 (83.33%) Rational Rhapsody
3 15 (83.33%) Structured Programming
3 15 (83.33%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (83.33%) Data Centre
3 15 (83.33%) Lorenzo
4 11 (61.11%) BPSS Clearance
4 11 (61.11%) SC Cleared
5 3 (16.67%) SOA
5 3 (16.67%) Unix
5 3 (16.67%) Windows
5 3 (16.67%) Oracle
5 3 (16.67%) .NET
6 2 (11.11%) C
6 2 (11.11%) C#
6 2 (11.11%) Java
6 2 (11.11%) PL/SQL
6 2 (11.11%) UML
6 2 (11.11%) Client/Server
6 2 (11.11%) SLA

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 1 (5.56%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (5.56%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 15 (83.33%) Lorenzo
Communications & Networking
1 15 (83.33%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (83.33%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 15 (83.33%) Rational Rhapsody
2 1 (5.56%) Rational Rose
Job Titles
1 17 (94.44%) Analyst
2 15 (83.33%) Integration Analyst
3 4 (22.22%) Deployment Analyst
3 4 (22.22%) Lorenzo Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Analyst Programmer
4 2 (11.11%) Programmer
5 1 (5.56%) Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Integration Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (100.00%) Web Services
2 16 (88.89%) XML
3 3 (16.67%) .NET
4 2 (11.11%) JSF
5 1 (5.56%) HTML
5 1 (5.56%) J2EE
5 1 (5.56%) JMS
5 1 (5.56%) MSMQ
5 1 (5.56%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (5.56%) REST
5 1 (5.56%) SOAP
5 1 (5.56%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (5.56%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 15 (83.33%) Analytical Skills
1 15 (83.33%) Data Centre
1 15 (83.33%) Management Information System
1 15 (83.33%) NHS
2 2 (11.11%) Client/Server
3 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Unix
1 3 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (5.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (83.33%) Data Mapping
1 15 (83.33%) Structured Programming
2 3 (16.67%) SOA
3 2 (11.11%) Database Tuning
3 2 (11.11%) Migration
3 2 (11.11%) UML
3 2 (11.11%) Unit Testing
4 1 (5.56%) EAI
4 1 (5.56%) ETL
4 1 (5.56%) Presales
4 1 (5.56%) Project Planning
4 1 (5.56%) Software Deployment
4 1 (5.56%) Software Testing
4 1 (5.56%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (11.11%) C
2 2 (11.11%) C#
2 2 (11.11%) Java
2 2 (11.11%) PL/SQL
3 1 (5.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 15 (83.33%) Degree
1 15 (83.33%) Security Cleared
2 11 (61.11%) BPSS Clearance
2 11 (61.11%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (83.33%) HL7
2 2 (11.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (11.11%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (5.56%) Citrix
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) SAP
2 1 (5.56%) Sun
2 1 (5.56%) TIBCO
2 1 (5.56%) webMethods