The table below looks at the statistics 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 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Portlet Specification (JSR 168)
Rank 896 857 867
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +10
Permanent jobs citing JSR 168 8 4 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.007% 0.004% 0.022%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.019% 0.010% 0.053%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 23
Average salary £77,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+93.75% -11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £77,500 £40,000 £47,700
% change year-on-year
+93.75% -16.14%

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
43136 41753 46830
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.75% 39.71% 40.42%
Number of salaries quoted 36299 36236 41123
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
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
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 September 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -41 8 £77,500 +93.75%
Berkshire - 7 £77,500 -
South East - 7 £77,500 -
Bracknell - 4 £80,000 -
Slough - 3 £72,500 -
London -30 2 £77,500 +34.78%
Hounslow - 1 £77,500 -
Isleworth - 1 £77,500 -

JSR 168
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 28 (93.33%) HTML
1 28 (93.33%) Spring
2 24 (80.00%) Java
2 24 (80.00%) J2EE
2 24 (80.00%) XML
3 23 (76.67%) JavaScript
4 22 (73.33%) Servlets
4 22 (73.33%) XHTML
4 22 (73.33%) Open Source
5 18 (60.00%) Apache
5 18 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (53.33%) TDD
6 16 (53.33%) Pair Programming
6 16 (53.33%) Subversion
6 16 (53.33%) JIRA
6 16 (53.33%) MVC
6 16 (53.33%) Extreme Programming
6 16 (53.33%) Tomcat
6 16 (53.33%) Eclipse
6 16 (53.33%) IntelliJ
6 16 (53.33%) Struts
6 16 (53.33%) XSLT
6 16 (53.33%) Solaris
6 16 (53.33%) Scala
6 16 (53.33%) MongoDB
6 16 (53.33%) Web Application Development
6 16 (53.33%) Functional Testing
6 16 (53.33%) GitHub
6 16 (53.33%) GigaSpaces
6 16 (53.33%) Velocity

JSR 168
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 18 (60.00%) Apache
2 16 (53.33%) Tomcat
2 16 (53.33%) Alfresco
2 16 (53.33%) Liferay
3 6 (20.00%) CMS
3 6 (20.00%) Adobe CQ
4 4 (13.33%) WebLogic
4 4 (13.33%) WebLogic Portal
Cloud Services
1 16 (53.33%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (53.33%) MongoDB
2 2 (6.67%) RDBMS
2 2 (6.67%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.33%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (3.33%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 16 (53.33%) Subversion
1 16 (53.33%) JIRA
1 16 (53.33%) Eclipse
1 16 (53.33%) IntelliJ
1 16 (53.33%) Gradle
1 16 (53.33%) Jenkins
2 2 (6.67%) Maven
3 1 (3.33%) Cucumber
3 1 (3.33%) Hudson
General
1 7 (23.33%) Finance
2 3 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (53.33%) Developer
2 12 (40.00%) Architect
3 8 (26.67%) Java Developer
4 5 (16.67%) Agile Java Developer
5 4 (13.33%) Senior Developer
5 4 (13.33%) Technical Architect
6 3 (10.00%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (10.00%) Web Architect
7 2 (6.67%) Consultant
7 2 (6.67%) Project Manager
7 2 (6.67%) DevOps Engineer
7 2 (6.67%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 2 (6.67%) Agile Project Manager
8 1 (3.33%) Senior Architect
8 1 (3.33%) Oracle Architect
8 1 (3.33%) Senior Software Engineer
8 1 (3.33%) Senior Software Developer
8 1 (3.33%) Software Engineer
8 1 (3.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 1 (3.33%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (93.33%) HTML
1 28 (93.33%) Spring
2 24 (80.00%) J2EE
2 24 (80.00%) XML
3 22 (73.33%) Servlets
3 22 (73.33%) XHTML
4 16 (53.33%) Struts
4 16 (53.33%) XSLT
4 16 (53.33%) Velocity
5 12 (40.00%) JSR 286
6 8 (26.67%) Java EE
6 8 (26.67%) HTML5
7 6 (20.00%) Hibernate
7 6 (20.00%) JSP
7 6 (20.00%) Web Services
7 6 (20.00%) OSGi
7 6 (20.00%) RESTful
7 6 (20.00%) JSTL
7 6 (20.00%) jQuery
7 6 (20.00%) JSR 170
Miscellaneous
1 22 (73.33%) Open Source
2 6 (20.00%) Client/Server
2 6 (20.00%) Social Media
3 3 (10.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 16 (53.33%) Solaris
2 3 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (53.33%) TDD
2 16 (53.33%) Pair Programming
2 16 (53.33%) MVC
2 16 (53.33%) Extreme Programming
2 16 (53.33%) Web Application Development
2 16 (53.33%) Functional Testing
2 16 (53.33%) Continuous Integration
3 11 (36.67%) E-Commerce
4 9 (30.00%) Quality Management
5 6 (20.00%) Workflow
5 6 (20.00%) Content Management
5 6 (20.00%) Workflow Management
6 2 (6.67%) SOA
6 2 (6.67%) Software Engineering
6 2 (6.67%) DevOps
7 1 (3.33%) BDD
7 1 (3.33%) Release Management
7 1 (3.33%) OO
Programming Languages
1 24 (80.00%) Java
2 23 (76.67%) JavaScript
3 16 (53.33%) Scala
3 16 (53.33%) Groovy
4 2 (6.67%) Perl
5 1 (3.33%) Python
5 1 (3.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (13.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) QA
Vendors
1 16 (53.33%) GigaSpaces
2 6 (20.00%) JBoss
2 6 (20.00%) Adobe
3 3 (10.00%) Oracle
4 1 (3.33%) Zend
4 1 (3.33%) Cognizant
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