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 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java 2 Platform, Micro Edition (J2ME)
UK
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 864 923 937
Rank change year-on-year +59 +14  
Permanent jobs citing J2ME 10 10 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.011% 0.010% 0.042%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.027% 0.026% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 2 10 45
Median salary £72,500 £22,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +222.22% -55.00%  
UK excluding London median salary - £22,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year - -40.00%  

J2ME is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 36626 37769 42224
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 40.95% 38.91% 38.09%
Number of salaries quoted 30801 32829 36129
Median salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.22% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

J2ME
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing J2ME as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

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
Top 6 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 3 months to 26 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +38 10 £72,500 +222.22% 1
Yorkshire - 6 - -
West Yorkshire - 6 - -
London +28 4 £72,500 +3.57%
Bradford - 4 - -
Leeds - 2 - -

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 19 (95.00%) Java
2 16 (80.00%) Android
3 10 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (50.00%) Android Development
4 9 (45.00%) Software Engineering
4 9 (45.00%) J2EE
4 9 (45.00%) OO
5 8 (40.00%) Web Services
5 8 (40.00%) Finance
5 8 (40.00%) iPhone
5 8 (40.00%) Degree
5 8 (40.00%) Android SDK
6 7 (35.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 7 (35.00%) JSON
6 7 (35.00%) SQLite
6 7 (35.00%) REST
6 7 (35.00%) Windows Mobile
6 7 (35.00%) XML
6 7 (35.00%) Windows
6 7 (35.00%) MySQL
6 7 (35.00%) SOAP
6 7 (35.00%) Symbian
7 6 (30.00%) UMTS
7 6 (30.00%) VoIP
7 6 (30.00%) WLAN
7 6 (30.00%) SVG
7 6 (30.00%) Bluetooth
7 6 (30.00%) GPRS
7 6 (30.00%) GSM
7 6 (30.00%) MPEG

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Adobe Analytics
1 1 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (30.00%) Bluetooth
1 6 (30.00%) DVB
1 6 (30.00%) GPRS
1 6 (30.00%) GSM
1 6 (30.00%) NFC
1 6 (30.00%) UMTS
1 6 (30.00%) VoIP
1 6 (30.00%) Wi-Fi
1 6 (30.00%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (35.00%) MySQL
1 7 (35.00%) SQLite
2 1 (5.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (10.00%) Hudson
1 2 (10.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (10.00%) TeamCity
2 1 (5.00%) GitLab
2 1 (5.00%) HP UFT
2 1 (5.00%) Jasmine
2 1 (5.00%) Karma Test Runner
2 1 (5.00%) PhantomJS
2 1 (5.00%) Selenium
General
1 8 (40.00%) Finance
2 6 (30.00%) Automotive
2 6 (30.00%) Multimedia
3 3 (15.00%) Manufacturing
3 3 (15.00%) Retail
4 2 (10.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (65.00%) Developer
2 9 (45.00%) Android Developer
2 9 (45.00%) Java Developer
3 8 (40.00%) Software Engineer
4 5 (25.00%) Java Android Developer
5 3 (15.00%) SQL Developer
6 2 (10.00%) Database Developer
6 2 (10.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Java Scala Developer
6 2 (10.00%) MySQL Developer
6 2 (10.00%) Scala Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Angular Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Digital Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Full Stack Developer
7 1 (5.00%) iOS Android Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Java J2EE Software Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Junior Android Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Mobile Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Senior Java Scala Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Senior Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (45.00%) J2EE
2 8 (40.00%) Android SDK
2 8 (40.00%) Web Services
3 7 (35.00%) JSON
3 7 (35.00%) REST
3 7 (35.00%) SOAP
3 7 (35.00%) XML
4 6 (30.00%) BREW
4 6 (30.00%) Flash
4 6 (30.00%) Middleware
4 6 (30.00%) OpenAL
4 6 (30.00%) OpenCL
4 6 (30.00%) OpenGL
4 6 (30.00%) Qt
4 6 (30.00%) Series 60
4 6 (30.00%) SVG
4 6 (30.00%) UIQ
5 2 (10.00%) AngularJS
5 2 (10.00%) Apache Cordova
5 2 (10.00%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 8 (40.00%) iPhone
2 6 (30.00%) Device Driver
2 6 (30.00%) MPEG
2 6 (30.00%) Smartphone
3 3 (15.00%) Mobile App
4 2 (10.00%) Blackberry
4 2 (10.00%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (10.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 16 (80.00%) Android
2 7 (35.00%) Windows
2 7 (35.00%) Windows Mobile
3 6 (30.00%) Embedded Linux
3 6 (30.00%) Linux
3 6 (30.00%) Nucleus RTOS
3 6 (30.00%) Windows 7
3 6 (30.00%) Windows 8
4 2 (10.00%) Apple iOS
5 1 (5.00%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (50.00%) Android Development
2 9 (45.00%) OO
2 9 (45.00%) Software Engineering
3 7 (35.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (30.00%) DRM
4 6 (30.00%) Mentoring
4 6 (30.00%) Mobile Commerce
4 6 (30.00%) Speech Recognition
5 2 (10.00%) Asset Management
5 2 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (10.00%) Investment Management
5 2 (10.00%) iOS Development
5 2 (10.00%) Mathematics
6 1 (5.00%) Analytics
6 1 (5.00%) DevOps
6 1 (5.00%) Memory Management
6 1 (5.00%) Mobile Application Development
6 1 (5.00%) Test Automation
6 1 (5.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 19 (95.00%) Java
2 6 (30.00%) C
2 6 (30.00%) C++
2 6 (30.00%) SQL
3 4 (20.00%) Python
4 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (10.00%) PL/SQL
4 2 (10.00%) Scala
5 1 (5.00%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 8 (40.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) PhD
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 7 (35.00%) Symbian
2 6 (30.00%) Intel
3 1 (5.00%) Adobe
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