The table below looks at the statistics for POJO skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited POJO over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
POJO (Plain Old Java Object)
Rank 882 870 865
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -5
Permanent jobs citing POJO 4 2 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% 0.002% 0.009%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.010% 0.005% 0.022%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 9
Average salary £65,000 £50,000 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% -33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 - -

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
39174 42648 45879
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.09% 41.03% 42.10%
Number of salaries quoted 33811 35710 40844
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 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

POJO
Jobs Demand Trend

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

POJO Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

POJO
Salary Trend

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

POJO Salary Trend in the UK

POJO
Top 2 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing POJO within the UK over the 3 months to 23 January 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 +13 4 £65,000 +30.00%
North West - 4 £65,000 -

POJO
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing POJO 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 POJO.

1 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) J2EE
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
1 6 (100.00%) JDBC
1 6 (100.00%) JSP
1 6 (100.00%) SOAP
1 6 (100.00%) Web Services
1 6 (100.00%) XML
1 6 (100.00%) XSLT
1 6 (100.00%) HTTP
1 6 (100.00%) WSDL
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
1 6 (100.00%) Spring
1 6 (100.00%) JAX-WS
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 5 (83.33%) JiBX
2 5 (83.33%) JAXB
3 4 (66.67%) Banking
4 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
4 3 (50.00%) Waterfall
5 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
5 2 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (33.33%) Integration Testing
5 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (33.33%) Online Banking
5 2 (33.33%) WebSphere
5 2 (33.33%) XPath

POJO
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing POJO 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 POJO. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (33.33%) WebSphere
1 2 (33.33%) JBoss
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 2 (33.33%) JIRA
1 2 (33.33%) Subversion
General
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
2 4 (66.67%) Banking
3 1 (16.67%) Retail
3 1 (16.67%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
1 6 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (16.67%) J2EE Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) J2EE
1 6 (100.00%) JDBC
1 6 (100.00%) JSP
1 6 (100.00%) SOAP
1 6 (100.00%) Web Services
1 6 (100.00%) XML
1 6 (100.00%) XSLT
1 6 (100.00%) WSDL
1 6 (100.00%) Spring
1 6 (100.00%) JAX-WS
2 5 (83.33%) JiBX
2 5 (83.33%) JAXB
3 2 (33.33%) Hibernate
4 1 (16.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Online Banking
1 2 (33.33%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 2 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Integration Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) TDD
2 2 (33.33%) Extreme Programming
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) XPath
2 2 (33.33%) C++
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (33.33%) IBM