The table below looks at the statistics for J2EE skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited J2EE over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 59 56 50
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -6
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 148 112 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 4.01% 4.20% 4.94%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.33% 10.87% 11.74%
Number of salaries quoted 103 96 84
Average salary £55,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.41% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.29%
J2EE
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leeds region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1200 1030 1167
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 32.51% 38.66% 42.04%
Number of salaries quoted 916 827 987
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

J2EE
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing J2EE across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

J2EE Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

J2EE
Salary Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing J2EE across the Leeds region.

J2EE Salary Trend in Leeds

J2EE
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing J2EE across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

J2EE Salary Histogram in Leeds

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds region citing J2EE 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 J2EE.

1 353 (100.00%) Java
2 250 (70.82%) Spring
3 175 (49.58%) Tomcat
4 173 (49.01%) Oracle
5 146 (41.36%) WebLogic
6 135 (38.24%) SQL
7 133 (37.68%) Maven
8 126 (35.69%) Agile Software Development
9 124 (35.13%) Hibernate
10 99 (28.05%) XML
11 94 (26.63%) Hudson
12 90 (25.50%) Scrum
13 82 (23.23%) E-Commerce
14 75 (21.25%) RDBMS
14 75 (21.25%) JUnit
14 75 (21.25%) Relational Database
15 74 (20.96%) HTML
15 74 (20.96%) Apache
16 73 (20.68%) ActiveMQ
17 72 (20.40%) Subversion
18 71 (20.11%) Apache Flex
19 70 (19.83%) BlazeDS
20 69 (19.55%) JavaScript
21 65 (18.41%) Web Services
22 56 (15.86%) Linux
23 55 (15.58%) MySQL
24 52 (14.73%) .NET
25 51 (14.45%) WebSphere
26 50 (14.16%) Java EE
27 49 (13.88%) LAMP

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds region citing J2EE 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 J2EE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 175 (49.58%) Tomcat
2 146 (41.36%) WebLogic
3 74 (20.96%) Apache
4 51 (14.45%) WebSphere
5 34 (9.63%) WebLogic Portal
6 3 (0.85%) Apache Solr
6 3 (0.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 2 (0.57%) CMS
7 2 (0.57%) ATG Dynamo
7 2 (0.57%) IIS
8 1 (0.28%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.28%) MQSeries
8 1 (0.28%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.28%) Apache ServiceMix
8 1 (0.28%) Oracle Service Bus
8 1 (0.28%) Oracle Coherence
8 1 (0.28%) GlassFish
8 1 (0.28%) Jetty
8 1 (0.28%) nginx
Applications
1 4 (1.13%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.57%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 14 (3.97%) SaaS
2 13 (3.68%) Force.com
3 1 (0.28%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.28%) Google App Engine
3 1 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 45 (12.75%) HTTP
2 41 (11.61%) Internet
3 32 (9.07%) AMQP
4 1 (0.28%) IPsec
4 1 (0.28%) DHCP
4 1 (0.28%) FTP
4 1 (0.28%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.28%) DNS
4 1 (0.28%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (21.25%) RDBMS
1 75 (21.25%) Relational Database
2 55 (15.58%) MySQL
3 27 (7.65%) Oracle Database
4 18 (5.10%) NoSQL
5 16 (4.53%) SQL Server
6 15 (4.25%) Riak
7 8 (2.27%) Big Data
8 3 (0.85%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (0.57%) DB2
10 1 (0.28%) Oracle9i Database
10 1 (0.28%) Oracle Database 10g
10 1 (0.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.28%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.28%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.28%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 133 (37.68%) Maven
2 94 (26.63%) Hudson
3 75 (21.25%) JUnit
4 72 (20.40%) Subversion
5 10 (2.83%) Selenium
6 8 (2.27%) JBehave
6 8 (2.27%) Cucumber
6 8 (2.27%) Eclipse
7 6 (1.70%) Ant
7 6 (1.70%) NUnit
8 2 (0.57%) JMeter
9 1 (0.28%) Jenkins
General
1 9 (2.55%) Telecoms
1 9 (2.55%) Games
2 7 (1.98%) Finance
3 3 (0.85%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.28%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 251 (71.10%) Developer
2 216 (61.19%) Java Developer
3 114 (32.29%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 104 (29.46%) Architect
5 80 (22.66%) Solutions Architect
6 54 (15.30%) Senior Developer
7 39 (11.05%) Senior Java Developer
8 30 (8.50%) Applications Architect
9 29 (8.22%) Java Architect
10 27 (7.65%) Lead Developer
10 27 (7.65%) Team Leader
10 27 (7.65%) Java Team Leader
11 25 (7.08%) Junior Java Developer
11 25 (7.08%) Junior Developer
11 25 (7.08%) J2EE Developer
11 25 (7.08%) Junior
12 20 (5.67%) Analyst
13 19 (5.38%) Programmer
13 19 (5.38%) Senior Architect
13 19 (5.38%) Java Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 250 (70.82%) Spring
2 124 (35.13%) Hibernate
3 99 (28.05%) XML
4 74 (20.96%) HTML
5 73 (20.68%) ActiveMQ
6 71 (20.11%) Apache Flex
7 70 (19.83%) BlazeDS
8 65 (18.41%) Web Services
9 52 (14.73%) .NET
10 50 (14.16%) Java EE
11 49 (13.88%) LAMP
12 48 (13.60%) Spring MVC
13 47 (13.31%) RabbitMQ
14 37 (10.48%) JSF
15 35 (9.92%) Struts
16 34 (9.63%) HTML5
17 32 (9.07%) Servlets
18 31 (8.78%) SOAP
19 30 (8.50%) JSP
20 24 (6.80%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 35 (9.92%) Open Source
2 32 (9.07%) RIA
2 32 (9.07%) Symmetrix
2 32 (9.07%) Clustering
3 29 (8.22%) Enterprise Software
4 11 (3.12%) Computer Science
5 2 (0.57%) PMI
5 2 (0.57%) GIS
6 1 (0.28%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.28%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 56 (15.86%) Linux
2 32 (9.07%) Solaris
3 16 (4.53%) UNIX
4 5 (1.42%) Android
4 5 (1.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (0.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 126 (35.69%) Agile Software Development
2 90 (25.50%) Scrum
3 82 (23.23%) E-Commerce
4 46 (13.03%) UML
4 46 (13.03%) Software Engineering
5 41 (11.61%) MVC
6 37 (10.48%) Technical Architecture
7 35 (9.92%) SOA
7 35 (9.92%) OO
8 34 (9.63%) Content Management
9 32 (9.07%) Network Load Balancing
9 32 (9.07%) Load Testing
9 32 (9.07%) Project Management
9 32 (9.07%) High Availability
10 24 (6.80%) B2C
11 23 (6.52%) TDD
12 19 (5.38%) Software Architecture
13 18 (5.10%) BDD
14 15 (4.25%) Stakeholder Management
15 14 (3.97%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 353 (100.00%) Java
2 135 (38.24%) SQL
3 69 (19.55%) JavaScript
4 37 (10.48%) PHP
5 20 (5.67%) Perl
5 20 (5.67%) Ruby
6 18 (5.10%) C++
7 16 (4.53%) C#
8 8 (2.27%) Python
9 5 (1.42%) Shell Script
9 5 (1.42%) XPath
10 2 (0.57%) Scala
Qualifications
1 48 (13.60%) Degree
2 2 (0.57%) APMP
2 2 (0.57%) PMI Certification
2 2 (0.57%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (9.07%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.28%) Xen
1 1 (0.28%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 15 (4.25%) Puppet
1 15 (4.25%) Vagrant
2 2 (0.57%) Nagios
3 1 (0.28%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 173 (49.01%) Oracle
2 32 (9.07%) Cisco
2 32 (9.07%) EMC
2 32 (9.07%) F5
3 31 (8.78%) JBoss
4 9 (2.55%) Microsoft
5 5 (1.42%) IBM
5 5 (1.42%) Red Hat
6 3 (0.85%) ATG
7 2 (0.57%) Remedy
7 2 (0.57%) hybris
7 2 (0.57%) BEA
8 1 (0.28%) TIBCO
8 1 (0.28%) VMware
8 1 (0.28%) Google
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