Period
to 16 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Java ME skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Java ME over the 6 months to 16 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java Platform, Micro Edition (Java ME)
UK
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1155 1194 1266
Rank change year-on-year +39 +72 +34
Permanent jobs citing Java ME 19 2 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.011% 0.001% 0.005%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.027% 0.003% 0.014%
Number of salaries quoted 17 1 11
UK median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -20.00% -4.76%
10th Percentile £38,500 £37,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £47,500 £42,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% +23.08% -38.10%

Java ME 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 70,021 69,114 78,677
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 40.37% 39.16% 38.00%
Number of salaries quoted 58,683 59,761 67,599
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +1.12%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,750 £27,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

Java ME
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Java ME in the UK

Java ME
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Java ME in the UK

Java ME
Top 7 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java ME within the UK over the 6 months to 16 January 2018. 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
UK excluding London +41 19 £45,000 +12.50% 2
England +23 17 £45,000 +12.50% 2
South East - 15 £45,000 - 2
Scotland - 2 - -
North of England +6 1 £35,000 -12.50%
North West -7 1 £35,000 -12.50%
East of England - 1 £35,000 -

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, IT jobs citing Java ME 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 Java ME.

1 19 (100.00%) Java
2 17 (89.47%) TDD
2 17 (89.47%) Web Services
2 17 (89.47%) OO
2 17 (89.47%) OOD
2 17 (89.47%) Spring
2 17 (89.47%) Software Engineering
3 15 (78.95%) Ajax
3 15 (78.95%) Java SE
3 15 (78.95%) HTML
3 15 (78.95%) Greenfield Project
3 15 (78.95%) AWT
3 15 (78.95%) Eclipse
3 15 (78.95%) JavaScript
3 15 (78.95%) CSS
3 15 (78.95%) Servlets
3 15 (78.95%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (78.95%) JSON
4 4 (21.05%) J2SE
5 2 (10.53%) Linux
5 2 (10.53%) HTTP
5 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
5 2 (10.53%) HTTPS
5 2 (10.53%) Digital TV
5 2 (10.53%) C
5 2 (10.53%) C++
5 2 (10.53%) SQL
5 2 (10.53%) JUnit
5 2 (10.53%) Performance Testing
5 2 (10.53%) Unit Testing

Java ME
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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) HTTP
1 2 (10.53%) HTTPS
1 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 15 (78.95%) Eclipse
2 2 (10.53%) Git (software)
2 2 (10.53%) JUnit
2 2 (10.53%) Subversion
General
1 2 (10.53%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (100.00%) Developer
1 19 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 17 (89.47%) Senior Developer
2 17 (89.47%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (89.47%) Spring
1 17 (89.47%) Web Services
2 15 (78.95%) Ajax
2 15 (78.95%) AWT
2 15 (78.95%) CSS
2 15 (78.95%) HTML
2 15 (78.95%) Java SE
2 15 (78.95%) JSON
2 15 (78.95%) Servlets
3 4 (21.05%) J2SE
4 2 (10.53%) AngularJS
4 2 (10.53%) Hibernate
4 2 (10.53%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 15 (78.95%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (10.53%) Digital TV
2 2 (10.53%) STB
2 2 (10.53%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Android
1 2 (10.53%) Apple iOS
1 2 (10.53%) Linux
1 2 (10.53%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (89.47%) OO
1 17 (89.47%) OOD
1 17 (89.47%) Software Engineering
1 17 (89.47%) TDD
2 15 (78.95%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (10.53%) Android Development
3 2 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (10.53%) iOS Development
3 2 (10.53%) Performance Testing
3 2 (10.53%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) Java
2 15 (78.95%) JavaScript
3 2 (10.53%) C
3 2 (10.53%) C++
3 2 (10.53%) SQL