The table below looks at the statistics for JCAPS skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited JCAPS over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java CAPS
Rank 898 896 876
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -20
Permanent jobs citing JCAPS 1 14 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.001% 0.012% 0.005%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.005% 0.057% 0.023%
Number of salaries quoted 1 14 3
Average salary £62,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+56.25% -11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+56.25% -11.11%

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
22162 24399 21565
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 19.97% 20.96% 20.27%
Number of salaries quoted 18491 19853 18255
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +1.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

JCAPS
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing JCAPS within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 4 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JCAPS within the UK over the 3 months to 1 September 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 +9 1 £62,500 +56.25%
East of England +1 1 £62,500 +104.91%
Letchworth - 1 £62,500 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £62,500 -

JCAPS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing JCAPS 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 JCAPS.

1 2 (100.00%) SOA
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (50.00%) Ventyx
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) MSMQ
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) JMS
2 1 (50.00%) EAI
2 1 (50.00%) MS Project
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) SAP
2 1 (50.00%) SOAP
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VB
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) J2EE
2 1 (50.00%) ETL
2 1 (50.00%) Rational Rose
2 1 (50.00%) WSDL
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Sun
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix

JCAPS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing JCAPS 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 JCAPS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Project
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Rational Rose
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Integration Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) MSMQ
2 1 (50.00%) JMS
2 1 (50.00%) WSDL
2 1 (50.00%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) J2EE
2 1 (50.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (50.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) SOA
2 1 (50.00%) ETL
2 1 (50.00%) EAM
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (50.00%) Data Management
2 1 (50.00%) Logistics
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (50.00%) System Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (50.00%) Software Deployment
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (50.00%) EAI
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (50.00%) VB
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) SAP
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Sun
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) TIBCO
2 1 (50.00%) webMethods
2 1 (50.00%) InterSystems
2 1 (50.00%) Ventyx