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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Portlet Specification (JSR 168)
Rank 863 893 860
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -33
Permanent jobs citing JSR 168 10 26 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.009% 0.022% 0.023%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.025% 0.055% 0.057%
Number of salaries quoted 9 21 21
Average salary £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
UK excluding London average salary - £70,000 £45,600
% change year-on-year
- +53.50%

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
39933 47189 44065
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.80% 39.91% 40.31%
Number of salaries quoted 34187 40324 38302
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 5 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 29 May 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
(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 +30 10 £70,000 - 1
London +52 9 £70,000 -3.44%
South East 0 1 - -
Berkshire -5 1 - -
Reading - 1 - -

JSR 168
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 10 (100.00%) Oracle
1 10 (100.00%) Spring
1 10 (100.00%) Degree
1 10 (100.00%) JSR 286
2 9 (90.00%) Maven
2 9 (90.00%) Computer Science
2 9 (90.00%) Open Source
2 9 (90.00%) WebCenter
2 9 (90.00%) Workflow
2 9 (90.00%) Oracle Workflow
2 9 (90.00%) Oracle ADF
2 9 (90.00%) Cognos
3 1 (10.00%) OOD
3 1 (10.00%) Data Mining
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (10.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (10.00%) HTML
3 1 (10.00%) Java
3 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (10.00%) SQL
3 1 (10.00%) J2EE
3 1 (10.00%) Hibernate
3 1 (10.00%) Content Management
3 1 (10.00%) MVC
3 1 (10.00%) JSF
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (10.00%) Photoshop
3 1 (10.00%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (10.00%) CSS

JSR 168
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 9 (90.00%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (10.00%) Apache
2 1 (10.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (10.00%) Node.js
2 1 (10.00%) Liferay
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Data Mining
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (10.00%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (10.00%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 9 (90.00%) Maven
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Oracle Architect
1 9 (90.00%) WebCenter Architect
1 9 (90.00%) Architect
2 1 (10.00%) Software Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) Spring
1 10 (100.00%) JSR 286
2 9 (90.00%) WebCenter
2 9 (90.00%) Oracle ADF
3 1 (10.00%) HTML
3 1 (10.00%) J2EE
3 1 (10.00%) Hibernate
3 1 (10.00%) JSF
3 1 (10.00%) CSS
3 1 (10.00%) JDBC
3 1 (10.00%) JSP
3 1 (10.00%) SOAP
3 1 (10.00%) Struts
3 1 (10.00%) Web Services
3 1 (10.00%) XSLT
3 1 (10.00%) REST
3 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (10.00%) Spring MVC
3 1 (10.00%) GWT
3 1 (10.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 9 (90.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (10.00%) Artificial Intelligence
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) UNIX
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
1 1 (10.00%) Android
1 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Open Source
1 9 (90.00%) Workflow
2 1 (10.00%) OOD
2 1 (10.00%) Content Management
2 1 (10.00%) MVC
2 1 (10.00%) OO
2 1 (10.00%) Android Development
2 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (10.00%) Mobile Development
2 1 (10.00%) Web Development
2 1 (10.00%) Reverse Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) Java
1 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Oracle
2 9 (90.00%) Cognos
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (10.00%) Red Hat