The table below looks at the statistics for JSR 168 skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited JSR 168 over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Portlet Specification (JSR 168)
Rank 912 966 979
Rank change year-on-year
+54 +13
Permanent jobs citing JSR 168 3 2 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.003% 0.002% 0.012%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.008% 0.005% 0.030%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 13
Median salary £47,500 - £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 - £71,250

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
38096 41463 46169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.84% 37.74% 39.20%
Number of salaries quoted 33112 35381 39295
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

JSR 168
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing JSR 168 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

JSR 168 Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

JSR 168
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing JSR 168 within the UK.

JSR 168 Salary Trend in the UK

JSR 168
Top 7 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JSR 168 within the UK over the 3 months to 28 July 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 +50 3 £47,500 -
Essex - 2 £47,500 -
East of England - 2 £47,500 -
Chelmsford - 2 £47,500 -
Sheffield - 1 - -
South Yorkshire - 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 - -

JSR 168
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, IT jobs citing JSR 168 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 JSR 168.

1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) Spring
2 2 (66.67%) Maven
2 2 (66.67%) Ajax
2 2 (66.67%) Mentoring
2 2 (66.67%) SDLC
2 2 (66.67%) Front End Development
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Mule
2 2 (66.67%) JSR 286
2 2 (66.67%) TestNG
2 2 (66.67%) Struts2
2 2 (66.67%) REST
2 2 (66.67%) JMS
2 2 (66.67%) Eclipse
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) JDBC
2 2 (66.67%) JSP
2 2 (66.67%) SOAP
2 2 (66.67%) Struts
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) Middleware
3 1 (33.33%) Hibernate
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012

JSR 168
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 2 (66.67%) Mule
2 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Eclipse
1 2 (66.67%) Maven
1 2 (66.67%) TestNG
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) Spring
2 2 (66.67%) Ajax
2 2 (66.67%) JDBC
2 2 (66.67%) JMS
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) JSP
2 2 (66.67%) JSR 286
2 2 (66.67%) REST
2 2 (66.67%) SOAP
2 2 (66.67%) Struts
2 2 (66.67%) Struts2
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) Hibernate
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) Middleware
3 1 (33.33%) Spring Web Flow
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Front End Development
1 2 (66.67%) Mentoring
1 2 (66.67%) SDLC
1 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 1 (33.33%) OO
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) SQL