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 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Content Repository API for Java (JCR) (JSR 170)
Rank 890 853 851
Rank change year-on-year
-37 -2
Permanent jobs citing JSR 170 14 18 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.012% 0.017% 0.043%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.031% 0.042% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 7 14 42
Average salary £47,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.58% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £35,450 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £33,000 £38,721
% change year-on-year
+13.63% -14.77%

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
44720 42822 47653
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.18% 39.40% 40.67%
Number of salaries quoted 37606 37096 41992
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 £28,500 £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 August 2014 within the UK.

JSR 170 Salary Histogram in the UK

JSR 170
Top 6 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 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 -21 12 £57,500 +35.29%
London -11 10 £57,500 +35.29%
City of London -1 6 £67,500 -
North East - 2 £41,000 -
Tyne and Wear - 2 £41,000 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 2 £41,000 -

JSR 170
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 67 (84.81%) HTML
2 66 (83.54%) Java
3 62 (78.48%) JavaScript
4 46 (58.23%) Web Services
4 46 (58.23%) Adobe
5 45 (56.96%) Degree
6 42 (53.16%) Spring
7 38 (48.10%) Java EE
8 37 (46.84%) Adobe CQ
9 35 (44.30%) Content Management
9 35 (44.30%) Mathematics
10 34 (43.04%) Tomcat
11 31 (39.24%) jQuery
12 29 (36.71%) Apache Wicket
12 29 (36.71%) OO
13 27 (34.18%) Subversion
14 26 (32.91%) Apache Sling
15 25 (31.65%) Software Engineering
15 25 (31.65%) Computer Science
15 25 (31.65%) J2EE
15 25 (31.65%) JSP
16 24 (30.38%) CSS
17 22 (27.85%) UNIX
17 22 (27.85%) HTML5
18 21 (26.58%) SOA
18 21 (26.58%) Jackrabbit
19 20 (25.32%) Maven
19 20 (25.32%) Linux
20 19 (24.05%) Workflow
20 19 (24.05%) Finance

JSR 170
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 37 (46.84%) Adobe CQ
2 34 (43.04%) Tomcat
3 19 (24.05%) CMS
4 10 (12.66%) SharePoint
4 10 (12.66%) Commerce Server
4 10 (12.66%) WebLogic Portal
4 10 (12.66%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (2.53%) Apache Solr
6 1 (1.27%) Alfresco
6 1 (1.27%) Node.js
Applications
1 10 (12.66%) MS Visio
1 10 (12.66%) MS PowerPoint
2 8 (10.13%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (26.58%) Jackrabbit
2 2 (2.53%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.27%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.27%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.27%) MySQL
3 1 (1.27%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 27 (34.18%) Subversion
2 20 (25.32%) Maven
3 12 (15.19%) Git (software)
4 10 (12.66%) JUnit
5 5 (6.33%) Jenkins
6 3 (3.80%) Selenium
7 2 (2.53%) QUnit
7 2 (2.53%) Robotium
7 2 (2.53%) PhantomJS
7 2 (2.53%) Mockito
7 2 (2.53%) Mercurial
7 2 (2.53%) NUnit
8 1 (1.27%) EasyMock
8 1 (1.27%) jMock
8 1 (1.27%) Cucumber
8 1 (1.27%) WebDriver
General
1 19 (24.05%) Finance
2 10 (12.66%) Publishing
2 10 (12.66%) Marketing
3 1 (1.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 44 (55.70%) Developer
2 40 (50.63%) Java Developer
3 20 (25.32%) Architect
4 17 (21.52%) Technical Architect
5 15 (18.99%) Consultant
6 11 (13.92%) Senior Developer
7 10 (12.66%) Senior Java Developer
8 9 (11.39%) Team Leader
8 9 (11.39%) Java Team Leader
9 5 (6.33%) Solutions Architect
9 5 (6.33%) Technical Solutions Architect
9 5 (6.33%) Web Architect
9 5 (6.33%) Creative Technologist
9 5 (6.33%) Technical Director
9 5 (6.33%) Development Consultant
10 4 (5.06%) Java Technologist
10 4 (5.06%) Java Programmer
10 4 (5.06%) Lead Java Developer
10 4 (5.06%) Programmer
10 4 (5.06%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (84.81%) HTML
2 46 (58.23%) Web Services
3 42 (53.16%) Spring
4 38 (48.10%) Java EE
5 31 (39.24%) jQuery
6 29 (36.71%) Apache Wicket
7 26 (32.91%) Apache Sling
8 25 (31.65%) J2EE
8 25 (31.65%) JSP
9 24 (30.38%) CSS
10 22 (27.85%) HTML5
11 19 (24.05%) JAX-WS
11 19 (24.05%) MooTools
11 19 (24.05%) OSGi
12 15 (18.99%) REST
13 14 (17.72%) Servlets
13 14 (17.72%) XML
14 13 (16.46%) CSS3
15 12 (15.19%) RESTful
15 12 (15.19%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 35 (44.30%) Mathematics
2 25 (31.65%) Computer Science
3 12 (15.19%) Social Media
4 10 (12.66%) Taxonomies
4 10 (12.66%) PKI
5 9 (11.39%) Client/Server
6 8 (10.13%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.27%) Spread Betting
7 1 (1.27%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 22 (27.85%) UNIX
2 20 (25.32%) Linux
3 2 (2.53%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (44.30%) Content Management
2 29 (36.71%) OO
3 25 (31.65%) Software Engineering
4 21 (26.58%) SOA
5 19 (24.05%) Workflow
6 16 (20.25%) Continuous Integration
6 16 (20.25%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (18.99%) Scrum
8 14 (17.72%) TDD
9 13 (16.46%) Technical Architecture
10 11 (13.92%) E-Commerce
11 10 (12.66%) RUP
11 10 (12.66%) Digital Marketing
11 10 (12.66%) Asset Management
12 9 (11.39%) Workflow Management
13 8 (10.13%) MVC
13 8 (10.13%) Release Management
13 8 (10.13%) Integration Testing
13 8 (10.13%) DevOps
13 8 (10.13%) Functional Programming
Programming Languages
1 66 (83.54%) Java
2 62 (78.48%) JavaScript
3 19 (24.05%) C
4 3 (3.80%) SQL
5 1 (1.27%) Scala
Qualifications
1 45 (56.96%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.53%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.53%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (12.66%) OpenSSO
1 10 (12.66%) CA SiteMinder
2 1 (1.27%) Puppet
Vendors
1 46 (58.23%) Adobe
2 10 (12.66%) hybris
2 10 (12.66%) Oracle
2 10 (12.66%) BEA
2 10 (12.66%) IBM
2 10 (12.66%) Microsoft
2 10 (12.66%) ATG
2 10 (12.66%) Sitecore
2 10 (12.66%) EPiServer
2 10 (12.66%) Endeca
3 7 (8.86%) JBoss
4 2 (2.53%) Cognizant
4 2 (2.53%) VMware