Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for J2ME skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited J2ME over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java 2 Platform, Micro Edition (J2ME)
UK
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1190 1216 1199
Rank change year-on-year +26 -17 +47
Permanent jobs citing J2ME 16 27 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.009% 0.014% 0.047%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.022% 0.037% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 9 24 96
UK median annual salary £50,000 £60,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.67% +20.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £21,250 £39,725 £31,250
90th Percentile £87,500 £76,250 £65,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +7.95% -2.22% +5.88%

J2ME is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 72598 73664 82620
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 40.13% 39.00% 38.02%
Number of salaries quoted 60360 63976 70627
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.27%
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £76,250 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% -

J2ME
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing J2ME as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for J2ME in the UK

J2ME
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing J2ME.

Salary trend for J2ME in the UK

J2ME
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing J2ME over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for J2ME in the UK

J2ME
Top 9 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing J2ME within the UK over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +11 14 £50,000 -16.67% 1
UK excluding London +27 13 £47,500 +7.95% 1
Midlands +40 5 £25,000 -43.18% 1
West Midlands +20 5 £25,000 -41.18%
North of England +14 3 £55,000 +10.00%
London +10 3 £62,500 -
South East - 3 £85,000 -
Yorkshire - 3 £55,000 -
Scotland - 2 - -

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT jobs citing J2ME also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for J2ME.

1 16 (100.00%) Java
2 13 (81.25%) J2EE
3 8 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 8 (50.00%) HTML
4 7 (43.75%) SQL
4 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (43.75%) Android
5 6 (37.50%) Spring
5 6 (37.50%) CSS
5 6 (37.50%) XML
6 5 (31.25%) OO
6 5 (31.25%) J2SE
6 5 (31.25%) MongoDB
6 5 (31.25%) Scala
6 5 (31.25%) Android SDK
6 5 (31.25%) Android Development
7 4 (25.00%) JSON
7 4 (25.00%) SQLite
7 4 (25.00%) HTML5
7 4 (25.00%) REST
7 4 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (25.00%) SOAP
7 4 (25.00%) Web Services
7 4 (25.00%) PL/SQL
7 4 (25.00%) MySQL
7 4 (25.00%) MVC
8 3 (18.75%) Hibernate
8 3 (18.75%) Ajax
8 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET
8 3 (18.75%) .NET

J2ME
Co-occurring IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (12.50%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) MongoDB
2 4 (25.00%) MySQL
2 4 (25.00%) SQLite
3 3 (18.75%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (18.75%) NoSQL
4 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
4 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Eclipse
2 2 (12.50%) Ant
2 2 (12.50%) ClearQuest
2 2 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 2 (12.50%) Maven
2 2 (12.50%) Subversion
2 2 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (12.50%) TestDirector
2 2 (12.50%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
3 1 (6.25%) Xcode
General
1 1 (6.25%) Advertising
1 1 (6.25%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 13 (81.25%) Developer
2 11 (68.75%) Java Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Android Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Java Android Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Senior Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Applications Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Database Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Java Scala Developer
5 2 (12.50%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Mobile Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Scala Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Senior Test Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) SQL Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Test Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Java Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (81.25%) J2EE
2 8 (50.00%) HTML
3 6 (37.50%) CSS
3 6 (37.50%) Spring
3 6 (37.50%) XML
4 5 (31.25%) Android SDK
4 5 (31.25%) J2SE
5 4 (25.00%) HTML5
5 4 (25.00%) JSON
5 4 (25.00%) REST
5 4 (25.00%) SOAP
5 4 (25.00%) Web Services
6 3 (18.75%) .NET
6 3 (18.75%) Ajax
6 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET
6 3 (18.75%) Hibernate
6 3 (18.75%) jQuery
7 2 (12.50%) CSS3
7 2 (12.50%) JSP
7 2 (12.50%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Mobile App
1 2 (12.50%) Social Media
2 1 (6.25%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 7 (43.75%) Android
2 3 (18.75%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (31.25%) Android Development
2 5 (31.25%) OO
3 4 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (25.00%) MVC
4 2 (12.50%) CQRS
4 2 (12.50%) Defect Management
4 2 (12.50%) Front End Development
4 2 (12.50%) Incident Management
4 2 (12.50%) Mathematics
4 2 (12.50%) Project Management
4 2 (12.50%) Release Management
4 2 (12.50%) Software Engineering
4 2 (12.50%) Test Planning
4 2 (12.50%) UML
4 2 (12.50%) Waterfall
5 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
5 1 (6.25%) iOS Development
5 1 (6.25%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (43.75%) SQL
4 5 (31.25%) Scala
5 4 (25.00%) PL/SQL
6 3 (18.75%) C#
6 3 (18.75%) PHP
7 2 (12.50%) C
7 2 (12.50%) Delphi
7 2 (12.50%) Python
8 1 (6.25%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
1 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) HP
2 1 (6.25%) Apple
2 1 (6.25%) Google
2 1 (6.25%) Xamarin