The table below looks at the statistics for JSR 170 skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited JSR 170 over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Content Repository API for Java (JCR) (JSR 170)
Rank 890 856 840
Rank change year-on-year
-34 -16
Permanent jobs citing JSR 170 4 21 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% 0.020% 0.043%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.009% 0.050% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 4 15 40
Average salary £41,250 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.94% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £36,100 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £61,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £44,250 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-15.25% +14.93%

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
43023 42392 47501
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.68% 39.67% 40.42%
Number of salaries quoted 36154 36801 41717
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 170
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing JSR 170 within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

JSR 170 Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

JSR 170
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing JSR 170 within the UK.

JSR 170 Salary Trend in the UK

JSR 170
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing JSR 170 over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 within the UK.

JSR 170 Salary Histogram in the UK

JSR 170
Top 2 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JSR 170 within the UK over the 3 months to 22 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
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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 -12 2 £51,250 +20.58% 1
London -21 2 £51,250 +20.58% 1

JSR 170
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing JSR 170 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 170.

1 48 (82.76%) Java
2 47 (81.03%) HTML
3 45 (77.59%) JavaScript
4 36 (62.07%) Web Services
4 36 (62.07%) Degree
5 35 (60.34%) Adobe
6 30 (51.72%) Spring
7 28 (48.28%) Adobe CQ
8 27 (46.55%) Java EE
8 27 (46.55%) Mathematics
9 26 (44.83%) Content Management
10 25 (43.10%) Tomcat
11 23 (39.66%) jQuery
12 21 (36.21%) Apache Wicket
12 21 (36.21%) Subversion
12 21 (36.21%) OO
13 20 (34.48%) Software Engineering
13 20 (34.48%) Computer Science
14 18 (31.03%) UNIX
14 18 (31.03%) JSP
14 18 (31.03%) Apache Sling
15 17 (29.31%) J2EE
15 17 (29.31%) CSS
15 17 (29.31%) Maven
15 17 (29.31%) Agile Software Development
16 16 (27.59%) Jackrabbit
16 16 (27.59%) Linux
16 16 (27.59%) SOA
16 16 (27.59%) HTML5
17 15 (25.86%) Finance

JSR 170
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing JSR 170 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 170. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 28 (48.28%) Adobe CQ
2 25 (43.10%) Tomcat
3 13 (22.41%) CMS
4 8 (13.79%) SharePoint
4 8 (13.79%) Commerce Server
4 8 (13.79%) WebLogic Portal
4 8 (13.79%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (1.72%) Apache
5 1 (1.72%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.72%) Node.js
Applications
1 8 (13.79%) MS Visio
1 8 (13.79%) MS PowerPoint
2 6 (10.34%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (27.59%) Jackrabbit
2 1 (1.72%) MySQL
2 1 (1.72%) RDBMS
2 1 (1.72%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 21 (36.21%) Subversion
2 17 (29.31%) Maven
3 9 (15.52%) Git (software)
4 8 (13.79%) JUnit
5 4 (6.90%) Jenkins
6 2 (3.45%) QUnit
6 2 (3.45%) Robotium
6 2 (3.45%) PhantomJS
6 2 (3.45%) Mercurial
6 2 (3.45%) Selenium
6 2 (3.45%) NUnit
7 1 (1.72%) Ant
7 1 (1.72%) JMeter
7 1 (1.72%) jMock
7 1 (1.72%) EasyMock
7 1 (1.72%) Mockito
General
1 15 (25.86%) Finance
2 9 (15.52%) Marketing
3 8 (13.79%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 33 (56.90%) Developer
2 30 (51.72%) Java Developer
3 14 (24.14%) Architect
4 12 (20.69%) Technical Architect
5 11 (18.97%) Consultant
6 8 (13.79%) Senior Developer
6 8 (13.79%) Senior Java Developer
7 6 (10.34%) Team Leader
7 6 (10.34%) Java Team Leader
8 5 (8.62%) Creative Technologist
9 4 (6.90%) Lead Java Developer
9 4 (6.90%) Java Programmer
9 4 (6.90%) Programmer
9 4 (6.90%) Lead Developer
10 3 (5.17%) Solutions Architect
10 3 (5.17%) Web Architect
10 3 (5.17%) Technical Solutions Architect
10 3 (5.17%) Technical Director
10 3 (5.17%) Development Consultant
11 2 (3.45%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (81.03%) HTML
2 36 (62.07%) Web Services
3 30 (51.72%) Spring
4 27 (46.55%) Java EE
5 23 (39.66%) jQuery
6 21 (36.21%) Apache Wicket
7 18 (31.03%) JSP
7 18 (31.03%) Apache Sling
8 17 (29.31%) J2EE
8 17 (29.31%) CSS
9 16 (27.59%) HTML5
10 15 (25.86%) MooTools
10 15 (25.86%) JAX-WS
11 13 (22.41%) OSGi
12 11 (18.97%) REST
13 10 (17.24%) CSS3
13 10 (17.24%) XML
14 9 (15.52%) RESTful
14 9 (15.52%) ASP.NET
14 9 (15.52%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 27 (46.55%) Mathematics
2 20 (34.48%) Computer Science
3 8 (13.79%) Taxonomies
3 8 (13.79%) PKI
3 8 (13.79%) Social Media
4 6 (10.34%) Client/Server
5 5 (8.62%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 18 (31.03%) UNIX
2 16 (27.59%) Linux
3 2 (3.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (44.83%) Content Management
2 21 (36.21%) OO
3 20 (34.48%) Software Engineering
4 17 (29.31%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (27.59%) SOA
6 14 (24.14%) Workflow
7 12 (20.69%) Continuous Integration
7 12 (20.69%) TDD
7 12 (20.69%) Scrum
8 10 (17.24%) Technical Architecture
9 9 (15.52%) Digital Marketing
10 8 (13.79%) E-Commerce
10 8 (13.79%) RUP
10 8 (13.79%) Asset Management
11 6 (10.34%) Workflow Management
11 6 (10.34%) MVC
12 5 (8.62%) Release Management
12 5 (8.62%) Integration Testing
12 5 (8.62%) DevOps
12 5 (8.62%) Functional Programming
Programming Languages
1 48 (82.76%) Java
2 45 (77.59%) JavaScript
3 15 (25.86%) C
4 4 (6.90%) SQL
5 1 (1.72%) Python
5 1 (1.72%) C#
5 1 (1.72%) PHP
5 1 (1.72%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 36 (62.07%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (13.79%) CA SiteMinder
1 8 (13.79%) OpenSSO
Vendors
1 35 (60.34%) Adobe
2 8 (13.79%) Oracle
2 8 (13.79%) ATG
2 8 (13.79%) IBM
2 8 (13.79%) Microsoft
2 8 (13.79%) BEA
2 8 (13.79%) Sitecore
2 8 (13.79%) EPiServer
2 8 (13.79%) Endeca
2 8 (13.79%) hybris
3 5 (8.62%) JBoss
4 2 (3.45%) VMware
5 1 (1.72%) Facebook