The table below looks at the statistics for MEAP skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MEAP over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mobile Enterprise Application Platform (MEAP)
Rank 872 865 880
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +15
Permanent jobs citing MEAP 8 14 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.007% 0.013% 0.012%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.020% 0.032% 0.029%
Number of salaries quoted 7 13 12
Average salary £67,500 £65,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.05% +9.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £52,000 £57,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £91,000 £99,000
UK excluding London average salary £68,750 £65,000 £90,000
% change year-on-year
+5.76% -27.77%

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
40720 44212 48079
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 36.86% 41.02% 42.20%
Number of salaries quoted 35086 37344 42863
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

MEAP
Jobs Demand Trend

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

MEAP Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

MEAP
Salary Trend

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

MEAP Salary Trend in the UK

MEAP
Top 6 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MEAP within the UK over the 3 months to 24 December 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 -8 8 £67,500 +3.05%
London -15 3 £67,500 -3.57%
North West -12 2 £72,500 +11.53%
Manchester -15 1 £72,500 +11.53%
West Midlands -16 1 £62,500 -3.84%
Cheshire - 1 £72,500 -

MEAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing MEAP 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 MEAP.

1 10 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 7 (70.00%) SAP
3 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (50.00%) Apple iOS
4 5 (50.00%) Mobile Application Development
4 5 (50.00%) SAP Afaria
5 3 (30.00%) IBM
5 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
5 3 (30.00%) Finance
5 3 (30.00%) Retail
5 3 (30.00%) Syclo
6 2 (20.00%) Java
6 2 (20.00%) .NET
6 2 (20.00%) Web Services
6 2 (20.00%) Maximo
6 2 (20.00%) Electronic Design Automation
6 2 (20.00%) QA
6 2 (20.00%) SAP Implementation
6 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 2 (20.00%) REST
6 2 (20.00%) Business Transformation
6 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (20.00%) User Experience
7 1 (10.00%) HTML
7 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
7 1 (10.00%) Sybase
7 1 (10.00%) CSS
7 1 (10.00%) B2B
7 1 (10.00%) B2C
7 1 (10.00%) Middleware

MEAP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing MEAP 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 MEAP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) RFID
1 1 (10.00%) Wireless
1 1 (10.00%) NFC
General
1 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
1 3 (30.00%) Retail
2 1 (10.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Consultant
2 4 (40.00%) Mobility Consultant
3 3 (30.00%) Enterprise Consultant
4 2 (20.00%) Solutions Consultant
4 2 (20.00%) SAP Consultant
5 1 (10.00%) Architect
5 1 (10.00%) Applications Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) Web Services
1 2 (20.00%) .NET
1 2 (20.00%) REST
2 1 (10.00%) CSS3
2 1 (10.00%) PhoneGap
2 1 (10.00%) CSS
2 1 (10.00%) Middleware
2 1 (10.00%) Dojo
2 1 (10.00%) HTML5
2 1 (10.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (20.00%) User Experience
3 1 (10.00%) Smartphone
3 1 (10.00%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (50.00%) Mobile Application Development
3 2 (20.00%) SAP Implementation
3 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 2 (20.00%) Business Transformation
3 2 (20.00%) Electronic Design Automation
4 1 (10.00%) Use Case
4 1 (10.00%) B2B
4 1 (10.00%) B2C
4 1 (10.00%) Scrum
4 1 (10.00%) Mobile Transformation
4 1 (10.00%) Procure-to-pay
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (50.00%) SAP Afaria
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) SAP
2 3 (30.00%) IBM
2 3 (30.00%) Syclo
3 1 (10.00%) ClickSoftware Technologies
3 1 (10.00%) Sybase