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 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Portlet Specification (JSR 168)
Rank 866 859 860
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +1
Permanent jobs citing JSR 168 15 11 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.013% 0.010% 0.030%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.033% 0.026% 0.073%
Number of salaries quoted 14 9 29
Average salary £72,500 £75,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £60,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £79,250 £80,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £72,500 - £50,000
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
45108 42824 48033
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.74% 39.50% 40.89%
Number of salaries quoted 38296 37113 42461
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 £28,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £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 1 August 2014 within the UK.

JSR 168 Salary Histogram in the UK

JSR 168
Top 7 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 1 August 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
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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 -55 15 £72,500 -3.33%
London -28 10 £70,000 -6.66%
Berkshire - 5 £72,500 -
South East - 5 £72,500 -
Slough - 3 £72,500 -
City of London -8 2 £77,500 +3.33%
Bracknell - 2 £80,000 -

JSR 168
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 42 (95.45%) HTML
1 42 (95.45%) Spring
2 40 (90.91%) XML
3 39 (88.64%) Java
3 39 (88.64%) J2EE
4 38 (86.36%) JavaScript
5 37 (84.09%) Servlets
6 36 (81.82%) XHTML
7 30 (68.18%) Open Source
8 28 (63.64%) Eclipse
8 28 (63.64%) XSLT
8 28 (63.64%) Apache
9 27 (61.36%) MVC
9 27 (61.36%) Subversion
9 27 (61.36%) Struts
9 27 (61.36%) GitHub
10 26 (59.09%) Gradle
10 26 (59.09%) Jenkins
10 26 (59.09%) MongoDB
10 26 (59.09%) Functional Testing
10 26 (59.09%) JIRA
10 26 (59.09%) GigaSpaces
10 26 (59.09%) Velocity
10 26 (59.09%) Continuous Integration
10 26 (59.09%) Alfresco
10 26 (59.09%) Groovy
10 26 (59.09%) Liferay
10 26 (59.09%) Scala
10 26 (59.09%) Tomcat
10 26 (59.09%) Solaris

JSR 168
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 28 (63.64%) Apache
2 26 (59.09%) Alfresco
2 26 (59.09%) Liferay
2 26 (59.09%) Tomcat
3 9 (20.45%) CMS
3 9 (20.45%) Adobe CQ
4 4 (9.09%) WebLogic
4 4 (9.09%) WebLogic Portal
5 3 (6.82%) WebSphere
6 2 (4.55%) SAP Portal
6 2 (4.55%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (2.27%) WebSphere Process Server
7 1 (2.27%) WebSphere Portal
Cloud Services
1 27 (61.36%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.55%) Network Security
1 2 (4.55%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (59.09%) MongoDB
2 4 (9.09%) Relational Database
2 4 (9.09%) RDBMS
3 2 (4.55%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.27%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 28 (63.64%) Eclipse
2 27 (61.36%) Subversion
3 26 (59.09%) Gradle
3 26 (59.09%) Jenkins
3 26 (59.09%) JIRA
3 26 (59.09%) IntelliJ
4 2 (4.55%) Maven
4 2 (4.55%) TortoiseSVN
4 2 (4.55%) NWDS
General
1 10 (22.73%) Finance
2 3 (6.82%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (63.64%) Developer
2 14 (31.82%) Architect
3 10 (22.73%) Java Developer
4 7 (15.91%) Technical Architect
5 5 (11.36%) Senior Developer
5 5 (11.36%) Senior Java Developer
5 5 (11.36%) Agile Java Developer
6 2 (4.55%) Web Architect
6 2 (4.55%) Agile Project Manager
6 2 (4.55%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) Consultant
6 2 (4.55%) Project Manager
7 1 (2.27%) WebSphere Architect
7 1 (2.27%) WebSphere Portal Architect
7 1 (2.27%) Oracle Architect
7 1 (2.27%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (95.45%) HTML
1 42 (95.45%) Spring
2 40 (90.91%) XML
3 39 (88.64%) J2EE
4 37 (84.09%) Servlets
5 36 (81.82%) XHTML
6 28 (63.64%) XSLT
7 27 (61.36%) Struts
8 26 (59.09%) Velocity
9 14 (31.82%) JSR 286
10 12 (27.27%) jQuery
10 12 (27.27%) Java EE
10 12 (27.27%) Hibernate
10 12 (27.27%) Web Services
11 11 (25.00%) HTML5
12 9 (20.45%) JSP
12 9 (20.45%) OSGi
12 9 (20.45%) Apache Sling
12 9 (20.45%) Apache Felix
12 9 (20.45%) JSTL
Miscellaneous
1 30 (68.18%) Open Source
2 9 (20.45%) Client/Server
2 9 (20.45%) Social Media
3 4 (9.09%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.27%) Clustering
4 1 (2.27%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 26 (59.09%) Solaris
2 2 (4.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (61.36%) MVC
2 26 (59.09%) Functional Testing
2 26 (59.09%) Continuous Integration
2 26 (59.09%) TDD
2 26 (59.09%) Pair Programming
3 25 (56.82%) Extreme Programming
3 25 (56.82%) Web Application Development
4 17 (38.64%) E-Commerce
5 15 (34.09%) Quality Management
6 10 (22.73%) Content Management
7 9 (20.45%) Workflow Management
7 9 (20.45%) Workflow
8 2 (4.55%) DevOps
8 2 (4.55%) OO
8 2 (4.55%) OOD
8 2 (4.55%) SOA
8 2 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (4.55%) Scrum
9 1 (2.27%) Software Engineering
9 1 (2.27%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 39 (88.64%) Java
2 38 (86.36%) JavaScript
3 26 (59.09%) Groovy
3 26 (59.09%) Scala
4 2 (4.55%) Perl
4 2 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (27.27%) Degree
Vendors
1 26 (59.09%) GigaSpaces
2 9 (20.45%) Adobe
3 5 (11.36%) Oracle
4 4 (9.09%) JBoss
5 3 (6.82%) Cognizant
5 3 (6.82%) IBM
6 2 (4.55%) SAP