The first table below looks at the demand for JSR 168 skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited JSR 168 over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Portlet Specification (JSR 168)
Rank 881 851 906
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +55
Permanent jobs citing JSR 168 36 32 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.030% 0.029% 0.014%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.074% 0.072% 0.033%
Number of salaries quoted 29 24 5
Average salary £70,000 £45,600 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.50% +26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £36,500 £29,700
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £74,250 £50,400
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £45,300 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+54.52% +25.83%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
48721 44620 52093
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 40.16% 40.19% 41.45%
Number of salaries quoted 41025 38863 46474
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

JSR 168
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing JSR 168 within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing JSR 168 over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 within the UK.

JSR 168 Salary Histogram in the UK

JSR 168
Top 8 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JSR 168 within the UK over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -38 36 £70,000 +53.50% 2
South East +5 24 £70,000 +53.50% 1
Berkshire +14 23 £70,000 +53.50% 1
Slough +16 22 £70,000 +53.50% 1
London -57 12 £72,500 +34.88% 1
City of London -16 2 £62,500 +4.16% 1
Bracknell - 1 - -
Middlesex - 1 - -

JSR 168
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing JSR 168 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 JSR 168.

1 51 (100.00%) Spring
2 45 (88.24%) HTML
2 45 (88.24%) Java
2 45 (88.24%) XML
3 44 (86.27%) JavaScript
3 44 (86.27%) J2EE
4 43 (84.31%) Servlets
5 41 (80.39%) XHTML
6 39 (76.47%) Open Source
7 37 (72.55%) Eclipse
8 35 (68.63%) MVC
8 35 (68.63%) Struts
8 35 (68.63%) XSLT
9 34 (66.67%) TDD
9 34 (66.67%) Subversion
9 34 (66.67%) MongoDB
9 34 (66.67%) Scala
9 34 (66.67%) GitHub
9 34 (66.67%) Groovy
10 33 (64.71%) Continuous Integration
10 33 (64.71%) Velocity
10 33 (64.71%) Functional Testing
10 33 (64.71%) Liferay
10 33 (64.71%) Pair Programming
10 33 (64.71%) IntelliJ
10 33 (64.71%) Apache
10 33 (64.71%) Tomcat
11 32 (62.75%) Solaris
11 32 (62.75%) Extreme Programming
11 32 (62.75%) Web Application Development

JSR 168
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing JSR 168 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 JSR 168. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 33 (64.71%) Liferay
1 33 (64.71%) Apache
1 33 (64.71%) Tomcat
2 32 (62.75%) Alfresco
3 7 (13.73%) CMS
3 7 (13.73%) Adobe CQ
4 4 (7.84%) WebSphere
5 2 (3.92%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (3.92%) WebLogic
5 2 (3.92%) WebLogic Portal
5 2 (3.92%) WebSphere Portal
5 2 (3.92%) SAP Portal
6 1 (1.96%) IBM Connections
6 1 (1.96%) WebSphere Process Server
Cloud Services
1 34 (66.67%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.92%) LDAP
2 1 (1.96%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (66.67%) MongoDB
2 2 (3.92%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.92%) RDBMS
2 2 (3.92%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 37 (72.55%) Eclipse
2 34 (66.67%) Subversion
3 33 (64.71%) IntelliJ
4 31 (60.78%) JIRA
4 31 (60.78%) Gradle
4 31 (60.78%) Jenkins
5 6 (11.76%) Maven
6 2 (3.92%) NWDS
6 2 (3.92%) TortoiseSVN
7 1 (1.96%) Ant
7 1 (1.96%) JUnit
General
1 11 (21.57%) Finance
2 2 (3.92%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.96%) Banking
Job Titles
1 38 (74.51%) Developer
2 13 (25.49%) Architect
3 7 (13.73%) Technical Architect
4 5 (9.80%) Java Developer
5 4 (7.84%) Oracle Architect
6 3 (5.88%) Senior Developer
7 2 (3.92%) Senior Java Developer
8 1 (1.96%) WebSphere Portal Architect
8 1 (1.96%) Web Architect
8 1 (1.96%) WebSphere Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (100.00%) Spring
2 45 (88.24%) HTML
2 45 (88.24%) XML
3 44 (86.27%) J2EE
4 43 (84.31%) Servlets
5 41 (80.39%) XHTML
6 35 (68.63%) Struts
6 35 (68.63%) XSLT
7 33 (64.71%) Velocity
8 14 (27.45%) JSR 286
9 12 (23.53%) Web Services
10 11 (21.57%) Hibernate
11 10 (19.61%) jQuery
12 9 (17.65%) Java EE
13 8 (15.69%) JSP
14 7 (13.73%) JSTL
14 7 (13.73%) JSR 170
14 7 (13.73%) Apache Sling
14 7 (13.73%) Apache Felix
14 7 (13.73%) OSGi
Miscellaneous
1 39 (76.47%) Open Source
2 7 (13.73%) Client/Server
2 7 (13.73%) Social Media
3 4 (7.84%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.96%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.96%) Clustering
4 1 (1.96%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 32 (62.75%) Solaris
2 1 (1.96%) Linux
2 1 (1.96%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (68.63%) MVC
2 34 (66.67%) TDD
3 33 (64.71%) Continuous Integration
3 33 (64.71%) Functional Testing
3 33 (64.71%) Pair Programming
4 32 (62.75%) Extreme Programming
4 32 (62.75%) Web Application Development
5 23 (45.10%) E-Commerce
6 22 (43.14%) Quality Management
7 8 (15.69%) Content Management
8 7 (13.73%) Workflow
8 7 (13.73%) Workflow Management
9 2 (3.92%) OO
9 2 (3.92%) OOD
9 2 (3.92%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (3.92%) Scrum
10 1 (1.96%) Web Development
10 1 (1.96%) Load Balancing
10 1 (1.96%) Change Management
10 1 (1.96%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 45 (88.24%) Java
2 44 (86.27%) JavaScript
3 34 (66.67%) Scala
3 34 (66.67%) Groovy
4 3 (5.88%) SQL
5 1 (1.96%) PHP
Qualifications
1 23 (45.10%) Degree
Vendors
1 32 (62.75%) GigaSpaces
2 7 (13.73%) Oracle
2 7 (13.73%) Adobe
3 4 (7.84%) IBM
4 2 (3.92%) SAP
4 2 (3.92%) Cognizant
Slough, Berkshire
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + BONUS
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago